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“I remember Alvia before she was married when she and her parents lived next door to my family, Fab and Leona Heyrman. We were so happy when they...Read More »
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Alvira M. Lieuwen, 93, of De Pere passed away peacefully Saturday morning, April 28, 2012. She was born on November 11, 1918 in De Pere to the late Peter and Laura (Valcq) Nehring. On January 29, 1940 Alvira married the late John E. Lieuwen. She and John lived on the Fox River for many years and enjoyed the wildlife that visited their yard. She was an avid reader, did crossword puzzles and enjoyed spending time with her family. Alvira is survived by her daughter Kay (Paul) Roffers and her daughter-in-law Rosie Lieuwen. Her grandchildren also survive; Shelia (Ralph) Dettmann, Sarah Roffers, Patty (Jeff) Landin, Jamie Roffers, Jenny (Kevin) Fye, Gary (Heidi) Lieuwen, Kim (Craig) Rosner, and Dan Lieuwen. Alvira's great grandchildren; Megan and Hannah Fye, Conner Rosner, Carson and Alex Landin, Kelsey, Jerrad, Brennan Dettmann, Cooper Lieuwen as well as many nieces and nephews. In addition to her parents and husband Alvira was preceded in death by her daughter Eileen, her son's Jerry and Mike, her in-laws Samuel (Ida) Lieuwen and her sisters Marie and Katherine. Friends may call at the RYAN FUNERAL HOME, 305 N. Tenth Street in De Pere on Tuesday, May 1, 2012 from 4pm until 6pm when a funeral service will be held. Please visit to send online condolences to the Lieuwen family. Special thanks to Dr. David Spika, Unity Hospice and Woodside Lutheran Home.

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