Steven R. Achterberg
August 28, 1959 - March 5, 2009
Light a candle Light a candle
Light a Candle
Flowers & Gifts

Arrangements starting at $35

Visitation
Wichmann Funeral Home
537 N. Superior Street
Appleton, WI 54911
920-739-1231 | Map
Monday 3/9, 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
Service
St. Joseph Cemetery
Appleton, WI
Monday 3/9, 2:00 pm
Wichmann Funeral Home
537 N. Superior Street
Appleton, WI 54911
920-739-1231 | Map
Wichmann Funeral Home
537 N. Superior Street
Appleton, WI 54911
920-739-1231 | Map
Monday 3/9, 1:00 pm

Steve Achterberg died at his home in Appleton on Thursday morning, March 5, 2009 at the age of 49. Steve was born in Appleton on August 28, 1959, son of the late Carl Achterberg and Josephine (Pauly) Achterberg who still resides in Appleton. After high school, Steve worked for the Street Department in Menasha, at…

Continue Reading
Michelle Stilen left a message on April 6, 2009:
Lynn, I am really going to miss Uncle Steve he always made us laugh at stuff. Even stupid stuff. Come stay with us for awhile you need a break.
Ginger & Romey Mauel left a message on April 6, 2009:
To Steves Family, WQe would like to express our sympathy youyr loss. We lived close to him years ago and Steve always had a special place in our hearts. He was a very special person and will remember him always. May God comfort you during this time and in the days ahead. Romey and Ginger Mauel
Mark and Sonya left a message on April 6, 2009:
Dear Lynn and family, How sad we were to read about Steve's death. Steve was a wonderful person,talented and loving, and I know that you and your family have suffered a great loss. Please extend our condolences to your family. We hope you are trying to keep busy and managing to find small happiness in the memories you and Steve shared together. Our deepest sympathy and God's blessings to you!!
Mark and Sonya left a message on April 6, 2009:
A candle was lit by Mark and Sonya on 2009/04/06
Kathleen Brunette left a message on April 6, 2009:
Sorry to hear of your loss. My deepest sympathy and thoughts are with you Nikki / Matt / Scott. Take Care Be Strong God Bless You All
Peace of mind is a call away. We're here when you need us most.
Lori Stilen left a message on April 6, 2009:
Lynn, want you to know that you will always be in my thoughts and prayers. You brought the life of the party into our family and we will never forget him. Scott, Nikki & Matt, you were so lucky to have a great Dad. Hope you always remeber the good times you had with him. Steve is going to be missed by alot of people but he will be in a better place and won't have to suffer anymore. He will be with family and make them laugh everyday now.
HARTZHEIM FAMILY left a message on April 6, 2009:
we were neighbors when we were kids on fremont st. we were the clan that hung with steves family and friends from the golf course days sledding and the RAVINE down by lawe st. i went to school with steve from grade school to high school. same class's so i guess i can say i ended up knowin him the best. farewell STEVE your journey has just begun and i pray the strength within your family will console eachother. i lost my younger brother to suicide in 1997. he was the deaf boy on fremont st. he was 32. its never easy but the days of memories will never pass. god give you peace and strength at this time and the years to come.....carol hartzheim and family
Darrel / Speedy / Peterson left a message on April 6, 2009:
Sorry Nikki/ Mat / Scott My thoughts and sympathy is with you at this time of need. Take Care Be Strong
Sherry left a message on April 6, 2009:
Lynn,Scotty,Nicky,Matthew: Sorry for the loss he will be deeply missed . I remember all the fun we used to have many years ago.Say hi to Jenny and you will be missed
Melissa Roth-French left a message on April 6, 2009:
I send my deepest sympathy. Steve was a good guy. I remember him helping Jesse and I moved to Stevens Point. Just take it one day at a time. Its not going to be easy. But you know you have friends and family around if you need a shoulder to cry on.
candy & steve rusch left a message on April 6, 2009:
DEAR LYNN AND REST OF ACHTEBERG FAMILY. OUR THOUGHTS AND PRAYERS ARE WITH YOU ALL AT THIS TIME OF GREAT LOSS, WE LIVE AT DRISCOLL APTS, AND ALWAYS CHATTED WITH LYNN AND STEVE IN SUMMER,WHEN THEY STOPPED BY.....CANDY & STEVE RUSCH I AM THE ONE IN WHEELCHAIR
Tina left a message on April 6, 2009:
Steve will be sadly missed.He was a great guy.He loved his wife,kids and his family.I would also like to mention that he had a step daughter,Jenny,who Steve is with.He loved Jenny as if she was his own daughter.Take care Steve and we will see you someday.
Jackie Laux left a message on April 6, 2009:
Our sympathy to the family, Lynn,Scott,Nikki and Matt. Steve you were an amazing son-in-law and like we always told you, we don't divorce our family and you were a big part of ours.You will be dearly missed,so say hi to Jenny and don't cause to much trouble..Love you guy
Jennifer Leon left a message on April 6, 2009:
Unfortunate thing to happen, I love uncle Steve so much and will miss him dearly. I will never forget him.
Wichmann Funeral Home & Crematories left a message:
Please accept our deepest condolences for your family's loss.
Show More