Joan H Foxgrover

Joan H Foxgrover

Female 1922 - 2012  (89 years)

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  • Name Joan H Foxgrover 
    Born 29 Jul 1922  Appleton, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Graduation 1940  AHS, Appleton, Wisconsin Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Died 14 Apr 2012  Appleton, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried St Joseph Cemetery, Appleton, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • Joan H. Klitzke, age 89, of Appleton, passed away at Heartwood Homes on Saturday, April 14, 2012. Joan was born on July 29, 1922, in Appleton to the late Raymond and Mabel (Nash) Foxgrover. She was a loving wife, mother, grandmother and great grandmother. Joan married Robert Klitzke on February 14, 1946; he preceded her in death on March 3, 1989. She was a long-time member of Sacred Heart Catholic Church, the Sacred Heart Choir, and was a church cantor and soloist. Joan also directed music programs at the American Legion Auxiliary Post; was a member of the Harmonettes, a National Champion American Legion singing group; and was an active member of the Thompson Community Center Chorus. She enjoyed many forms of dance, and was an active participant. Joan enjoyed flower arranging as a hobby and also arranged flowers for weddings. She was well-known for the trophies and medals she won in local running races.

      Survivors include her daughters, Carol Klitzke, (Tim Zbikowski), Maple Grove, Minnesota; Barbara (John) Vandenberg, Melbourne, Florida; and, Judy (Larry) Garrity, Appleton; her grandchildren, Shannon (Bill) Harrigan, and Kelly (Rick) Berghuis; her great grandchildren, Shamus and Molly Harrigan, Khloe and Parker Berghuis; her sister, Mary Jane DeWitt; and her sisters-in-law, Jane Foxgrover, Joyce Foxgrover and Dolores Gutche. She is further survived by many nieces, nephews other relatives and friends. Joan was preceded in death by her brothers, William (Maryann), Robert and Tom; her infant sister, Virginia; her sister, Margie (Wally) Cotton; and her brother-in-law, Kenneth DeWitt.

      The Funeral Liturgy will be at 11:00 a.m. on Thursday, April 19, 2012, at SACRED HEART CATHOLIC CHURCH, 222 E. Fremont Street, Appleton, with Fr. Tony Ibekwe officiating. Friends may call directly at the church on Thursday from 9:30 a.m. until the time of services. In lieu of flowers, a memorial has been established in her name. Interment will be in St. Joseph Cemetery, Appleton. Thank you Jason and Lynn Schmitz and the extraordinary staff of Heartwood Homes; Outreach Volunteers of Sacred Heart Church and Asera Care Hospice. You gave Mom joy and fostered an environment which allowed her to have a meaningful life ins spite of Alzheimers. Online condolences can be expressed at www.wichmannfargo.com.

      "Old dancers never die…they just shuffle off."
    Person ID I287495  Little Chute Historical Society
    Last Modified 30 Nov 2019 

    Father Ancestors Raymond Foxgrover,   b. 14 Dec 1889, Green Bay, Brown Co, Wisconsin Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Nov 1951  (Age 61 years) 
    Mother Mabel Nash,   b. 13 Apr 1889, Neenah, Winnebago Co, Wisconsin Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Aug 1982  (Age 93 years) 
    Family ID F112690  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Robert E Klitzke,   b. 23 Aug 1923, Appleton, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 03 Mar 1989, Appleton, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 65 years) 
    Married 14 Feb 1946 
    Children 
    Married: 1x1. Living
     2. Living
    Married: 1x3. Living
    Family ID F112688  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

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    Link to Google MapsBorn - 29 Jul 1922 - Appleton, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsGraduation - 1940 - AHS, Appleton, Wisconsin Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 14 Apr 2012 - Appleton, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - St Joseph Cemetery, Appleton, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin Link to Google Earth
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