Vance C. Garvey
January 4, 1945 - April 16, 2011
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Wichmann Funeral Home
537 N. Superior Street
Appleton, WI 54911
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Monday 4/18, 4:00 pm - 8:00 pm
St. Joseph Cemetery
Appleton, WI
Sunday 4/17
St. Thomas More Catholic Church
1810 N. McDonald Street
Appleton, WI
Tuesday 4/19, 11:00 am
Wichmann Funeral Home
537 N. Superior Street
Appleton, WI 54911
920-739-1231 | Map

Vance Garvey, age 66, passed away on Saturday, April 16, 2011, following a brief illness. Vance was born in Appleton on January 4, 1945, son of the late Vance and Delores (Hopfensperger) Garvey. He was a 1963 graduate of the Freedom High School, and as a young man he entered business with his father at…

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Bob Masterson left a message on April 19, 2011:
Sorry to hear of Vance,s Passing . He was a fine Person ,always a smile ,& he sure new his sports ...He will be Missed , Vance , Rest in Peace . Take care . Bob Masterson
RON & MARLENE VAN HEUKLON left a message on April 18, 2011:
Heidi Smith left a message on April 18, 2011:
Pat, I am so sorry to hear of your loss. My thoughts and prayers go out to you and your family in this time of suffering. Know that Vance lived a great life, and you were a big part of his happiness. Take time to grieve and play many rounds of golf in his honor. Miss you and thinkning about you often. Heidi
Crystal Sampson (Hoijer) left a message on April 18, 2011:
Our deepest sympathy to your family. We will miss your smile bringing in the chips and candy bars. Thank you for always helping me with the super XXX Hot Mustard you got for me and my dad. Please say hi to my dad in heaven for me. God Bless you all.
tony hansen left a message on April 18, 2011:
Pat, condolences to you and your family. I had the pleasure of playing softball with and against Vance. (J&B Trophy and Wisconsin Employers)I can still here him say "Hows she going hay" or "I'll tell you what". He will be greatly missed. Rest in peace Vance rest in peace. Tony Hansen
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Keith Van Vreede left a message on April 18, 2011:
My thoughts and prayers are with families and friends. Vance was an incredible person that I will always hold near in my heart. Our conversations on the Packers, Brewers, and Brett Favre will never be forgotten. I shared many laughs with truly geniune man that I was blessed to have in my life. Thanks Vance for being that ray of sunlight that had a way of lifting you up!
Tomwisneski left a message on April 18, 2011:
To Pat and family my condolences go out to you Vance was a big part of my life he was my coach 38 years ago and later my team mate.there are not many days that go by that we dont talk about those special times he was a great teacher of the game and knew how to win .I will all ways remember how she going hay.Vance Thanks for all the memories. TomWisneski Freedom,
Dave Baldridge left a message on April 17, 2011:
Our condolences to Pat and the family. Strong memories will always be with us as the close neighbors we were. David, Sandra, and Kimberly
Wichmann Funeral Home & Crematories left a message:
Please accept our deepest condolences for your family's loss.
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