.Robert Carl (Bob) Eggers.
May 2 to May 9, 2012
Yvonne "Puts" Damp, 65, Oconto
peacefully Saturday evening, April 28, 2012 at Community Memorial
Hospital surrounded by her family. She was born Nov. 1, 1946, in Oconto
Falls, to Gordon and Marie (King) Heimke. Yvonne grew up in rural
Oconto Falls where she attended pubic schools, graduating from high
school with the class of 1964. Following graduation, she attended
cosmetology school in Green Bay and worked for several years at
Majestic Beauty Salon in Oconto Falls.
Robert (Bob) Carl Eggers, 72, passed away at Woodland Village Nursing
On March 12, 1966, she married Wayne Damp in Menominee, Mich. The
couple has lived in Oconto Falls, for all of their married lives where
they raised two children. Yvonne also worked in laundry services at
Community Memorial Hospital for over 20 years. As a devoted wife,
mother and grandmother, "Puts" will fondly be remembered for being a
great cook and baker for the large dinners she'd make for her family
and friends. She was also a good listener and friend to many.
Survivors are her husband of 46 years, Wayne Damp, Oconto Falls; their
two children, Wendy (special friend, Sean Houska) Damp, Scott (Kate)
Damp, all of Oconto Falls; four grandchildren, Jacob (fiancee, Angel
Picard) and Mariah (fiance ,Marc Monfort) Oestreich, Scott W. Jr. and
Max Damp; one great-grandson, Trent Jacob Oestreich; four brothers, Ron
(Mary) Heimke, Abrams; Gary (Glori) Heimke, Todd "Doc" (Sandra) and
Roger "Eb" (Terri) Heimke, all of Oconto Falls; many nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents and in-laws, Jim and Lorraine
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in Suring on April 30, 2012 following a courageous battle with cancer.
was formerly of Oconto and Pound. He was the son of Adolph and Maggie
Born Sept. 18, 1939 in Fond du Lac. As a child he active in
baseball, bowling, basketball, and scouts. As an adult, he was a great
bowler and was involved in scouting. Bob was a member of the Class of
at Goodrich High School in Fond du Lac. He served his country from 1958
1961 while in the Army, serving 2 of those years in Germany. He was
discharged as a specialist 4th class.
After moving to Oconto, he was employed from 1975 - 1978 at Jung Shoe Factory.
From 1978 - 1992, Bob
worked as an engine installer for Cruiser Boats, then he worked for Carver
Pulaski. He was forced to retire in 1997 due to health problems.
February 14, 1978, he married his best friend, Janet (Jan) Seefeldt in
Robert was a member of the First American Lutheran in Oconto. Robert
is survived by his wife, Janet, 4 children; Brian Eggers (Fiancee Susan
Bera) and Eric (Patti) Eggers both of Fond du Lac, WI; Pamela (Scott)
Champagne of Pound, WI; Daniel (Kelly) Eggers of Peshtigo. Also a
aunt, Hazel Laverenz of Fond du Lac, WI; 3 sisters; Karen Thornburg of
Riverside, CA; Sue Eggers and Jan Schingen both of N. Fond du Lac, WI;
sister-in-law, Judy Eggers of Milwaukee, WI; special cousin, Hubert
Eggers of Fond du Lac; his grandchildren; Robert, Ann, Christopher,
and Dani; step grandchildren, Jackie, Brittany, and Jacob; and 1
great-grandchild. Bob is also survived by his sisters and
Alice Henke of Green Bay, Hazel Bundy of Plano, TX; Roy (Fran) Seefeldt
Peshtigo, WI; and Harold (Madonna) Seefeldt of Gillett, WI. Special
Lillian Krueger and Cindy Gulmire both of Suring, WI; his special dog,
Skippy; many friends, nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by a
very special grandson, Brody Champagne;
his parents, Adolph and Maggie
in-laws, Julius and Linda Seefeldt; grandparents, Helen and Henry
Ida and George Eggers, brother, David Eggers; special uncle Eddie
2 brothers-in-law, Donald Henke and Ralph (Dick) Bundy. At Bob's wishes
will be cremated. Relatives and friends may call at Rhodes-Charapata
Home, 235 E. Main St., Coleman from 11:00 a.m. on Saturday, May 5th
the time of Memorial services at 2:00 p.m. Rev. Richard Marcy will
with burial in Glenwood Memorial Gardens, town of Peshtigo.
Bob was a devoted husband, father, grandfather, and friend, and will be
missed by all. The family would like to thank Woodland Village Nursing
Center of Suring and Heartland Hospice for the wonderful care that was
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