Evelyn “Evie” Frederickson, 82 of Kaukauna, WI passed away peacefully on January 11, 2022. She was born January 5, 1940 in Wrightstown, WI.
Evie graduated from Wrightstown High School in 1958. She married David Jacobs in Wrightstown and together they owned and operated a family farm until 1980. She later went to FVTC where she earned her degree in Agriculture. Evie then went on to manage Outagamie Co-op in Freedom as the first female to manage a fertilizer plant in the state of WI.
In 1990, Evie married Richard Frederickson in Darboy, WI. After retirement Evie went on to waitress at Mohnen’s in Darboy to do what she loved, which was being around people. Evie’s greatest loves were her family and her grandchildren. Evie enjoyed family camping, Nascar races, Packer and Brewer games, playing cards, watching the grand children in their school activities, gardening, cooking and ice cream. Any person that knew Evie could tell you that she wore her heart on her sleeve and could make anyone smile. She was always known for throwing a great party and being around her family and friends.
Through her busy life Evie still found time to volunteer. This began when her children needed a physical education teacher in grade school at St. Francis in Hollandtown. She especially enjoyed volunteering her time and talent to the church throughout her life.
She is survived by her husband Richard Frederickson, her children Bruce (Della Prahl) Jacobs, Brian (Carol) Jacobs, Joan (Tom) Hord, Nick (Abby) Jacobs, Denise (Jerry) Verbruggen. Her stepchildren Gene (Joyce) Frederickson, Patty (Dan) Ebben, Al (Karen) Frederickson, Kurt (Heidi) Frederickson. Her grandchildren Marissa (Eric) Tennessen, Cole (Mia Leeson) Jacobs, Kyle Jacobs, Michael (Robby Schroeder) Jacobs, Taylor (Betsy Meulemans) Jacobs, Tracie (Daniel) Clontz, Kellie (Charles) Mauldin, Jaqulyn Hord, Jesse (Meghyn Scheffler) Jacobs, Cole Pieters, Troy (Anna) Frederickson, Tyler (Melanie) Frederickson, Paul Ebben, JoAnna (Ryan) Kortz, Beth (Beau) Ebben, Marc Frederickson, Dylan Frederickson, Kaylee Frederickson, Cynthia Voigt, Zach Frederickson, Jeremia Frederickson. Also, survived by 17 great grandchildren. Surviving siblings include Vince Feldkamp, Wayne (Phyllis) Feldkamp, Charlene (Reg) Munes, Cliff Feldkamp, Carl (Carol) Feldkamp. Also survived by numerous nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents Mary (Van Groll) and Tony Feldkamp, her children Daniel, Joseph and Mary Jacobs, brother Gene Feldkamp and his wife Geri, sisters-in-laws Helen "Butchie" Feldkamp and Carol Feldkamp.
The family would like to extend a special thank you to Dr. Merici Awe, the nursing staff at The Landings in Kaukauna, and Theda Care Hospice.
The funeral liturgy for Evie will be held on Monday, January 17, 2022 at 11:00a.m. at St. Francis Catholic Church, 433 County Road CE, Hollandtown WI. A time of visitation will be held on Monday from 9:00 a.m. until the time of the service at the church. For online condolences please visit www.verkuilenfh.comIn lieu of flowers a memorial is being established.
Mom, we will never forget you. We found comfort to know the angels took you to heaven. We were blessed to have you as a mother. You were a beautiful mother and grandmother. We are honored to know you touched so many people in your lifetime. Until we meet again, “Love you more” and “Love you to the moon and back”
Love, your children and grandchildren