William "Bill" L. Harnitz
March 13, 1934 - April 16, 2020
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William “Bill” Harnitz, age 86, of Appleton, passed away peacefully on April 16th, 2020 at his home with his family by his side. Bill was born in Oshkosh, Wisconsin to William and Cecelia (Thoma) Harnitz on March 13th, 1934. He attended the University of Wisconsin Oshkosh and graduated with a Bachelors and Masters in Biology.…

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Patti Schulpius left a message on April 22, 2020:
Dear Vivian, Katie, Julie and families, We are so sorry to hear of the loss of your dear husband, father, grandfather and friend to my dear father, John Belonger, and many others. He certainly had a great presence in this world with gentle kindness and devotion. May your joyful memories carry you through this difficult time and beyond. Our sympathies..Dan and Patti (Belonger) Schulpius
Patti Schulpius left a message on April 22, 2020:
Dear Vivian, Katie, Julie and families, We are so sorry to hear of the loss of your dear husband, father, grandfather and friend to my dear father, John Belonger, and many others. He certainly had a great presence in this world with gentle kindness and devotion. May your joyful memories carry you through this difficult time and beyond. Our sympathies..Dan and Patti (Belonger) Schulpius
Patti Schulpius left a message on April 22, 2020:
Dear Vivian, Katie, Julie and families, We are so sorry to hear of the loss of your dear husband, father, grandfather and friend to my dear father, John Belonger, and many others. He certainly had a great presence in this world with gentle kindness and devotion. May your joyful memories carry you through this difficult time and beyond. Our sympathies..Dan and Patti (Belonger) Schulpius
Ed and Kelly Cowen left a message on April 22, 2020:
We send our sincere condolences.
Linda Crane (Cleppe) left a message on April 21, 2020:
Vivian and family, please accept my deepest sympathy on your loss of Bill. I know how much he loved all of you and what a wonderful family life you shared! I taught special education with both Bill and Viv for many years at Einstein and quickly realized what an excellent science teacher Bill was! Bill was a "man's man," loving the outdoors, woodworking, and repairing anything! Bill was very intelligent, talented, outspoken, and loyal! I hope your memories and his great caring for you and the love and good wishes of others brings you peace.
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Bob Anderson left a message on April 20, 2020:
Julie My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. Bill was a very dedicated teacher at Einstein Middle School and a friend of many in the Appleton School System. God Bless, Bob Anderson
Barbara Schultz left a message on April 20, 2020:
Mrs Harnitz,Katie & family and Julie& family,Dan and I are so very sorry to hear of the passing of Bill.He has been a large part of our lives for many years,with being a teacher to Dan at Wilson Junior High to being a good friend and carpenter helper to my dad,John Belonger.Our thoughts and prayers are with you all at this difficult time.
Bill Tingling left a message on April 17, 2020:
I’ve had the opportunity of spending quality time with Mr. Harnitz, he was indeed a wonderful kind, loving, smart, honorable fearless man, who loved his family. May He Rest In Peace. Until we meet again Mr. Harnitz
Wichmann Funeral Home & Crematories left a message:
Please accept our deepest condolences for your family's loss.
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