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Frederic W Plamann

December 27, 1933 ~ July 30, 2019 (age 85)

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Frederic W. Plamann went to his heavenly home on July 30, 2019.

Frederic W. Plamann was born on December 27, 1933 in Appleton to the late Oscar and Mamie (Schroeder) Plamann. He was united in marriage to Arlyne (HInz) Plamann on May 30, 1960 at St. Matthew’s Lutheran Church in Appleton.

He graduated from Appleton High School in 1951. He served in the United States Army and also the United States Reserves for four (4) years.

He was employed by Advance Car Mover Co. for 32 years retiring in 1992. Most importantly Fred continued the legacy of farming on the Plamann Homestead Farm his great grandfather started in 1867 until Fred’s retirement in 2004.

He was an avid packers, brewers and badgers fan. He enjoyed hunting, fishing, playing cards especially cribbage with family and friends. He also enjoyed his children, grandchildren’s sports, attending as many events as possible.

He looked forward to vacation time up North with family, playing games and fishing with his grandchildren. He was a life-long member of St. Peter Lutheran Church of Freedom.

Frederic is survived by his loving wife Arlyne (Hinz) Plamann, four (4) children and nine (9) grandchildren. Julie (Kelly) Burr, Michelle (Craig) Johnson and Nick Burr. Joan (Todd) Phillips and Jordan Phillips. Jim (Amy) Plamann, Katie and Sam Plamann. Jean (Scott) Callaway, and Jacob, Matthew, Brooke and John Callaway. Two great grandchildren Ayden and Avery Johnson. Frederic is further survived by three (3) step grandchildren and six (6) great grand step children. Gloria (Herb) Breitenbach and a sister in law Margaret (Brooks) Hinz.

Frederic is preceded in death by his late parents Oscar and Mamie (Schroeder) Plamann, (in laws) Gerhard and Lorraine(Schreiner) Hinz, his brother in law Gerald Hinz, two sisters, Elaine (Richard) Becker and Joyce Plamann.

A visit will be held on Thursday August 1, 2019 at Valley Funeral Home 2211 N. Richmond St. Appleton, WI. 54911 from 4-6PM. A funeral service will be held on Friday August 2, 2019 at St. Peters Lutheran Church (N2740 French Rd. Freedom, WI. 54913) with a visitation from 10:00 – 10:45AM with a funeral service at 11:00AM. A private burial will take place.

The family would like to thank the Brewster Village, AMC 6th floor nursing staff, and the incredible physicians who cared for Fred. St. Peter / The Core Church family, thank you for your visits and prayers.

A special thank you to all the St. Peter Pastors, particularly Pastor Jim Fleming and Pastor Phil Koelpin whose visits dad and mom looked forward too. There are no words to express our appreciation. It’s not goodbye, it’s until we meet again. 

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August 1, 2019

4:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Valley Funeral Home
2211 N. Richmond St.
Appleton, WI 54911

August 2, 2019

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
St. Peter Lutheran Church
N2740 French Road
Appleton, WI 54913

Funeral Service
August 2, 2019

11:00 AM
St. Peter Lutheran Church
N2740 French Road
Appleton, WI 54913

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