Dennis L. Vorpahl
August 24, 1949 - July 4, 2011
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Wichmann Funeral Home
537 N. Superior Street
Appleton, WI 54911
920-739-1231 | Map
Monday 7/11, 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Service
Grace Lutheran Church
900 North Mason Street
Appleton, WI
Tuesday 7/12, 11:00 am
Wichmann Funeral Home
537 N. Superior Street
Appleton, WI 54911
920-739-1231 | Map

Dennis Vorpahl, age 61, was suddenly called home to heaven while on vacation in South Carolina. Dennis was born in Appleton on August 24, 1949, son of the late Leonard and Elberta (Bourassa) Vorpahl. He was a 1967 graduate of Fox Valley Lutheran High School, and studied at Milwaukee√جø¬Ωs Layton School of Art, graduating in…

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Jennifer Loendorf left a message on July 11, 2011:
Erin & Renee - My deepest sympathy to you both. Hold onto the happy memories, laughter and each other - he'd want it that way. Time will ease the pain and he will always be with you. Jennie Loendorf
Pearl, Lydia & James Vorpahl left a message on July 11, 2011:
Dennis was a character and he will be missed by many. He had a laugh that caught your attention and a bright smile to go with it. Please accept our sympathies on his untimely passing.
Larry, Debbie, Jessica and Kristina Vorpahl left a message on July 11, 2011:
Dennis was always a positive, fun loving, carefree individual that people wanted to be around. We did not see him that often, but when we did, it was always a fun time -- numerous stories and jokes!! He will be missed, but always remembered.
Ken and Janet Gagnon left a message on July 10, 2011:
We were so sorry to hear , May Happy Memories now help to fill the void and loss of Dennis. Its the Memories that that help you to continue and go on. Our thoughts and prayers go out to you. Ken and Janet Gagnon Tony Gagnon Aaron Gagnon
Roger Weber left a message on July 10, 2011:
Am sorry for your loss Dennis was a great man and a very loving and caring person. He may be gone physically but rest assured he is watching over you and is with you. may you find peace and comfort in this time of need God Bless. Roger Michael Travis
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Peggie Gagnon Cosner left a message on July 10, 2011:
May all those who knew and Loved Dennis rejoice in his life and how he loved and laughed with family and friends, the uniqueness his life brought to this world...not dwelling in the sorrow of their loss. My thoughts are with you all!
Bernie Ver Haagh left a message on July 10, 2011:
Dennis was inspirational and a good friend! I think he used his saying "IT DON'T MATTER" when I'd have concerns and wondering what to do on my interior and exterior redecorating. . . .and you know what? He was right! It didn't matter, everying worked out at the end. Such a easy going guy!!! I shall miss him!
Lynn Vorpahl-DeGrave left a message on July 9, 2011:
Our deepest sympathy to the Family. I'll miss him at the reunions, he always had funny stories to tell us... but he's in a good place now. Every time I saw him he was always upbeat, funny, kind, helpful. His personality lit up the room and made everybody laugh ! He will be sadly missed. God Bless
Wichmann Funeral Home & Crematories left a message:
Please accept our deepest condolences for your family's loss.
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