James Verkuilen
July 3, 1937 - December 14, 2019
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St. Mary Catholic Church
312 South State Street
Appleton, WI 54911
(920) 739-5119 | Map
Friday 12/20, 9:30 am - 11:30 am
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St. Mary Catholic Church
312 South State Street
Appleton, WI 54911
(920) 739-5119 | Map
Friday 12/20, 11:30 am

James Benedict Verkuilen, 82, of Menasha, passed away from Parkinson’s Disease at home on Saturday, December 14, 2019, surrounded by family and loved ones. Jim was born on July 3, 1937, to Edwin and Susan (née Ostrowski) at home in Menasha and attended St. Mary’s (Menasha) elementary and high schools. He was married to Carolyn…

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Beth Salerno left a message on December 23, 2019:
Gwen and Keith, Losing a parent is never easy - losing one at the holidays can be particularly tough. I hope you are surrounded by family and lots of good memories, laughter and joy amid the sadness. He seems to have been a well-loved person!
Cathie Tierney left a message on December 21, 2019:
Carolyn, our heartfelt sympathy to you & your family. Jim was a gift to you and our world. Sending love.
Deacon Don Schultz left a message on December 20, 2019:
The parish community of St. Mary and St. John the Baptist extends our heartfelt sympathy to Jim's family. May you feel the love of God through the prayers, thoughts, and love from the hearts of those who care and share in your time of sorrow. May his soul and the souls of all the faithful departed, through the mercy of God, rest in peace. Amen.
Tom & Mary Plath left a message on December 18, 2019:
So sorry for your loss, Carolyn! We were classmates at Menasha High Schools. Tom was in Guards with Jim. My mother had Parkinson’s so we know somewhat of the pain you and Jim went through. God bless you and your family!
Sue Peters left a message on December 17, 2019:
"The community of St. Mary Catholic High School sends its thoughts and prayers to the loved ones of James Verkuilen, a member of the class of 1955. May he rest in peace." Sue Peters Alumni Relations Coordinator St. Mary Catholic Schools
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Don Gosz left a message on December 16, 2019:
Sorry to read about Jim; he was my classmate and friend for 12 years. God bless him and the family. I was informed about his heath situation from his son, as he works at the YMCA.
Wichmann Funeral Home & Crematories left a message:
Please accept our deepest condolences for your family's loss.
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