Paul R. Dirkes
June 24, 1950 - November 3, 2018
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St. Bernadette Catholic Church
2331 East Lourdes Drive
Appleton, WI
Friday 11/9, 9:30 am - 11:30 am
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St. Bernadette Catholic Church
2331 East Lourdes Drive
Appleton, WI
Friday 11/9, 11:30 am
Wichmann Funeral Home
537 N. Superior Street
Appleton, WI 54911
920-739-1231 | Map

Passed away on November 3, 2018 at Cherry Meadows after a lengthy battle with cancer at the age of 68. Paul was born on June 24, 1950 in St. Cloud MN to Peter and Marie (nee Wenker) Dirkes. Paul graduated from Osakis High School in 1968, and he was an avid football and baseball player.…

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Diane (Craig) Johnson (classmate of Paul's) left a message on December 1, 2018:
Wherever a beautiful soul has been, there is a trail of beautiful memories. Paul was a kind and gentle soul with a contagious smile.
With heartfelt sympathy.
Jim and Sharon Fearing - Osakis, MN left a message on November 18, 2018:
My deepest sympathy to the Dirkes family. Paul graduated a year before us but was known well as an ALL AROUND GREAT GUY. He always had a smile on his face and loved to pull jokes. Our thoughts and prayers to you ALL and blessings that we got to have Paul in our lives!!
Chris Zimmerman left a message on November 8, 2018:
My prayers are with you and the family in this time of loss. May many happy memories help you find peace.
Caryn Williams and Elizabeth Vittori left a message on November 8, 2018:
May care and love of those around you provide comfort and peace to see you through the days ahead. Our most sincere condolences.
Amy and Dan left a message on November 6, 2018:
Love you and miss you Paul! Enjoy the endless mugs of coffee or tea in heaven❤️
Peace of mind is a call away. We're here when you need us most.
Joanne Davis left a message on November 6, 2018:
Our condolences to all the family at this difficult time. God has welcomed another good one home!

Joanne & Lee Davis
Roy and Darlene Rogers left a message on November 5, 2018:
Thoughts and prayers to all of you at this difficult time.
Melissa Hansen left a message on November 5, 2018:
Hugs and prayers headed your way Dirkes Family. And Mr. Dirkes, you are already missed! Love, Mel
Bill Schulze left a message on November 5, 2018:
My sincerest condolences to your family during this time of grief!!
Remember the good times!!!
Becky Bascue left a message on November 5, 2018:
My sincerest condolences to your family. Let his memories guide you through this difficult time.
Wichmann Funeral Home & Crematories left a message:
Please accept our deepest condolences for your family's loss.
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