Esther Margaret DeGroot

Female 1920 - 2006  (86 years)

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  • Name Esther Margaret DeGroot 
    Born 14 Feb 1920 
    Gender Female 
    Died 27 Mar 2006 
    Buried St Paul Cemetery, Combined Locks, Outagamie, Wisconsin Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I40429  Little Chute Genealogy
    Last Modified 31 Mar 2006 

    Father John J DeGroot,   b. 12 Nov 1875, Uden, Noord Brabant, Netherlands Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Apr 1936  (Age 60 years) 
    Mother Elizabeth Geising,   b. 27 Mar 1886, Krefeld, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 May 1962, Appleton, Outagamie, Wisconsin Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years) 
    Family ID F13866  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

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    • March 29, 2006

      DeGroot, Esther Margaret Esther Margaret DeGroot, age 86, passed away on March 27, 2006, after a short illness, at home with her loving family around her. She was born February 14, 1920, the daughter of the late John and Elizabeth (Geising) DeGroot. Esther was a farmer and loved baking, trying new recipes, she was well known for her special Lemon Meringue pie and her famous Sea foam and real Fudge candies. She had a love for planting and growing flowers. Her family and friends will miss her deeply. Esther is survived by her caregivers: Gordon (Bev) Baumgart and Fred Baumgart; special friend, Jessie Meyerhofer; Robert Rutten and Debbie Haasley. She is further survived by nephews: Anton (Jean) DeWitt, Frank DeWitt, Bob (Carol) DeWitt, Bill (Dorothy) DeWitt, Victor (Karen) DeGroot, John (Diane) Baumgart, and Michael (Patti) Baumgart; and nieces: Elizabeth Jarchow, Mary Brown, Rose (Ken) Huss, Elizabeth (Bob) Price, Theresa Halverson and Geraldine Baumgart; and numerous other nieces, nephews and friends. She is preceded in death by sisters: Frances (Kenneth) Hahnemann, Minnie (Anton) DeWitt, and Edith (Gordon) Baumgart; brother, Victor (Rita) DeGroot; nephews: Carl J. Baumgart, Jesse Baumgart and Dan DeGroot; and the love of her life, her special, special niece, Michelle (Baumgart) Rutten. Funeral services will be held at 12 p.m. on Friday, March 31, 2006, at St. Paul Catholic Church, Combined Locks, with Rev. James Lucas officiating. Visitation will be from 9:30 a.m. until the time of the service at church. Interment will be in St. Paul Catholic Cemetery. The family of Esther would like to send a special thank you to Rev. Robert Vandenberg and Rev. James Lucas, Affinity at Home Hospice nurses: Rachel Schroeder and Beth Wells for all their care and compassion shown. VALLEY FUNERAL HOME 2211 N. Richmond Street 920-733-5435 *Serving as would be Served*