Marvin "Phat" Filz
June 28, 1922 - December 24, 2017
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Wichmann Funeral Home
537 N. Superior Street
Appleton, WI 54911
920-739-1231 | Map
Tuesday 1/2, 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
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St. Joseph Catholic Church
410 West Lawrence Street
Appleton, WI 54911
(920) 734-7195 | Map
Wednesday 1/3, 11:00 am
Wichmann Funeral Home
537 N. Superior Street
Appleton, WI 54911
920-739-1231 | Map

Marvin “Phat” C. Filz, age 95, of Appleton, passed away on Sunday, December 24, 2017. He was born to the late Marvin Sr. and Rozella (Smith) Filz on June 28, 1922 in Appleton. Phat attended Appleton High School West and graduated in 1940. Phat proudly served his country as a Master Sergeant in the U.S…

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Nina Daane left a message on January 2, 2018:
All my thoughts and prayers are with you Becky (and family). I have LOVED the stories you have shared of your father. May he be at peace.
Jeannie (Steiner) Hannemann left a message on January 1, 2018:
Dear Doris, Debbie, Becky and the rest of Phat's family. Phat was a great godfather and a dear, dear friend of my father. May your sorrow find comfort in the special memories . . .
Lynn Burch left a message on December 31, 2017:
Phat was such a sweet guy and a wonderful godfather. Please accept my heartfelt sympathy to my godmother Doris and her daughters. I have such great memories of Phat and his huge smile. He will be missed.
Debbie Kamps left a message on December 29, 2017:
We were sad to here of Phat's passing! He was such a sweet man! I loved our visits when he would come into the store,always with a smile and stories he would tell me about little Danny! Our prayers and thoughts are with your family!
Denice Golden left a message on December 29, 2017:
I am sorry to here about your Dad always was nice talking to your Mom & Dad at Church it brightened my kids day.
Wichmann Funeral Home & Crematories left a message:
Please accept our deepest condolences for your family's loss.
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