Charlene Faye Witzke
April 5, 1947 - July 16, 2019
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Wichmann Funeral Home
537 N. Superior Street
Appleton, WI 54911
920-739-1231 | Map
Monday 7/22, 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Service
Celebration Lutheran Church
3100 Evergreen Drive
Appleton, WI 54915
920-734-7779 | Map
Tuesday 7/23, 11:00 am
Wichmann Funeral Home
537 N. Superior Street
Appleton, WI 54911
920-739-1231 | Map

Charlene Faye (Behnke) Witzke, also known as Char, age 72, passed from this earthly life into the open loving arms of our Lord Jesus Christ in the early morning hours on Tuesday, July 16, 2019. She was the eldest child of Richard Behnke Jr. and Ida Behnke. She had two brothers, Larry (Carol) Behnke and…

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Linda Arter left a message on July 27, 2019:
Dear Tom and Family, I worked with Char many years ago at Oneida st. She was a great nurse and always a kind and caring person. We lost touch after I retired, but every time I would think of the old crew I would think of Char. So sorry for your loss. God Bless Linda Arter
Becky Sager left a message on July 23, 2019:
My deepest sympathies to Tom and family over the loss of such a dear, sweet friend. She was a joy to work with and a friend to be with. She cherished her family and spoke of them often. I sad she is gone but know her journey with illness is over. Fly high dear friend!
Becky (Scheibe) Salzman left a message on July 19, 2019:
Heather and family,
You all are in my thoughts and prayers. Back in our Johnston Elementary days, I remember your mom as being so kind. I’m sorry to hear about your loss.
Lois Gushard left a message on July 18, 2019:
Rip to a wonderful lady!
Linda Brueggemann Snipes left a message on July 18, 2019:
My deepest sympathy to Tom and the family.
Peace of mind is a call away. We're here when you need us most.
Sheryl Hagen - Appleton Retirement Driver left a message on July 18, 2019:
To the Witzke family~
Sincerest sympathy at the loss of Char. Praise God she knew Jesus as her Savior! Always glad to have Tom & Char on the activity bus for Appleton Retirement! You will miss her dearly, but rejoice that you will see her again in heaven! "But thanks be to God! He gives us the victory through our Lord Jesus Christ." I Cor.15:57
Mary Nordstrom left a message on July 18, 2019:
So sorry for your loss. Char was one of a kind, such a sweet and caring person.
Darlene Mannebach left a message on July 18, 2019:
Dear Tom and family, So sorry to see Char has passed. She was a great person and always up beat! I loved working with her! I can see her and Donna ripping it up in heaven! Until we meet again!
Pam Lewis left a message on July 18, 2019:
Char, you were such a sweet kind person—always a smile on your face. You were an awesome Peds Nurse. Loved working with you. The children and parents loved you. Until we meet again my friend. Thoughts and prayers Tom and family. God Bless.
Cathy Meyer left a message on July 18, 2019:
Char, you left before I could say Goodbye Sweet Friend of many years. I’m so happy we re-connected after being out of touch. You were a kind and loving friend.
We had some Audacious times together at work and in retirement. Thank You for being my friend.
Will miss you Dearly... until we meet again... in Gods great mansion.
LaDonna Lowery left a message on July 18, 2019:
She was a great nurse! She was also so helpful and caring. She made doctor visits easier.
Wichmann Funeral Home & Crematories left a message:
Please accept our deepest condolences for your family's loss.
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