Melvin "Sam" Bartelt
January 25, 1922 - February 2, 2017
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St. Thomas More Catholic Church
1810 N. McDonald Street
Appleton, WI
Monday 2/6, 9:30 am - 11:00 am
Service
St. Joseph Cemetery
Appleton, WI
Saturday 2/4
St. Thomas More Catholic Church
1810 N. McDonald Street
Appleton, WI
Monday 2/6, 11:00 am
Wichmann Funeral Home Tri-County Chapel
1592 Oneida Street
Menasha, WI 54952

Melvin E. “Sam” Bartelt, age 95 of Appleton passed away unexpectedly on February 2, 2017 at his home. Melvin was born on January 25, 1922 in Wolf River Wisconsin to John and Flora (Mischke) Bartelt. He was a 1940 graduate of Kiel High School. At that time, he was the youngest and proud member of…

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Bonnie Pankratz left a message on February 9, 2017:
"To live in hearts we leave behind is not to die." You were fortunate to have had him so long.
matt welter, son-in-law left a message on February 5, 2017:
Melvin was one of the most honest, humble and happy people I have ever known. He built half of the furniture we own, and never skimped on quality. He was active all his life, even golfing at 94. While other friends his age complained of aches and pains he was still caring for his relatives making sure her banking, taxes and medical appointments were made and visited them regularly. He loved his wife dearly and doted on her all the time. They were approaching their 70th anniversary this May. He was also the most organized person and had a dry sense of humor.
Dennis Heigl left a message on February 5, 2017:
My sympathy Tim
Robon W Jones left a message on February 4, 2017:
there are no words
Wichmann Funeral Home & Crematories left a message:
Please accept our deepest condolences for your family's loss.
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