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“Hi Rose and Family, Our deepest symaphy for your loss. Norb was a good neighbor and we rerember him for keeping peace in the neighbor. Keeping...Read More »
1 of 14 | Posted by: Diane (Zeamer) Roehrig & Pearl Zeamer - WI

“Rose, Ellen, Mary, Lori, and family, May this Easter Season bring resurrection to your family with remembering all the good times you had together...Read More »
2 of 14 | Posted by: Karen (Scholz) Cmejla - WI

“So sorry Rose for your loss. Remember the good times and it will pull you through the sad ones. God Bless you and your family. ”
3 of 14 | Posted by: Doris Bennin - Chilton - friend

“The warmth, kindness and hospitality of Norbert will always be remembered by my family. Karl, Joan, Kevin and Kyle ”
4 of 14 | Posted by: The Karl Kane Family - Wildwood, IL

“Rosie and Family, Our deepest sympathy to all of you. Our prayers and thoughts are with you at this difficult time. Treasure the memories and hold...Read More »
5 of 14 | Posted by: Chris Arenz - Kiel, WI - Niece

“Dear Aunt Rose & family,We are saddened to hear of Norb's passing. We certainly would have wanted to be with you at this difficult time, but...Read More »
6 of 14 | Posted by: A friend

“So very sorry to hear of your loss.Our thoughts go out to you and your family Ron and Bonnie Ott ”
7 of 14 | Posted by: Bonnie Ott - WI - friend

“So sorry for your loss. Sorry we can not make it today but we will be thinking of your family. ”
8 of 14 | Posted by: Raymond & Amanda Halbach - Geneva, IL

“Love many, trust few, always paddle your own canoe. Words shared by my friend via her father's teachings that I have passed on to my daughters. I am...Read More »
9 of 14 | Posted by: Dawn Brubakken-Sauer - Madison, WI

“Lynn and the entire Propson Family, I am so sorry for your loss. May you cherish the memories. May God guide you during the difficult time ahead. ...Read More »
10 of 14 | Posted by: Bob & Sharon Broeckel - Chilton, WI

“Rosie you and your entire family all have our deepest sympathy. You are in our thoughts and prayers. We will never forget the good times we had a...Read More »
11 of 14 | Posted by: Shirley & Lester Freund - Chilton, WI

“Please accept my deepest sympathy in your great loss. Take care during this rough time. Sincerely,Lois ”
12 of 14 | Posted by: Lois Wagner-Forstner - Chilton, WI

“Please accept my deepest sympathy. Norb's friendly smile and personality made him the best mailman that "Route 3" ever had. May God comfort you in...Read More »
13 of 14 | Posted by: Ed Rollmann - Chilton, WI

“Dear Keith, Tricia and Family: I am so sorry to hear about the passing of your father. May you hold all the great memories you have of your father...Read More »
14 of 14 | Posted by: Lori Miller


Norbert Gregor Propson, age 85, of Chilton passed away Sunday, April 1, 2012, after a short illness. He was born in Kloten on January 27, 1927 to Appolonia (Joas) and Joseph R. Propson. He was a 1944 graduate of Chilton High School. He served his country in the United States Army from 1953 to 1955 stationed in Germany. He also served as Register of Deeds for Calumet County for many years. Norb was a rural letter carrier for the U.S. Postal Service in Chilton for 35 years, retiring in 1990. On October 26, 1957 he married Rosemary Halbach at Sacred Heart Church in Sherwood. Together they raised seven beautiful children. In his younger years, Norb was an avid bowler. He also enjoyed listening to Polka music and following the Packers and Brewers. Norb enjoyed reading and watching his favorite TV shows, but most of all he enjoyed visits with his family. He was a life-long member of Good Shepherd Parish where he served on the parish council and as a Eucharistic Minister. He was a 66-year member of the Knights of Columbus. Norb is survived by his loving wife of 54 years, Rose, and their seven children; Ellen (Jack) Kane, Menifee, CA; Mary (Tom) Spaeth, Chilton; Keith (Tricia) Propson, Kaukauna; Lori (Joe) Krause, Chilton; Lisa (Matt) Schaefer, Madison; Lynn (Ken) Van Oss, Chilton; and Debra (Eric) Iverson, Watertown. He is further survived by 14 Grandchildren; Jerod (Michele) Spaeth, Justin (Michele) Spaeth, and Jenna Spaeth; Jenna, Alex, Alyssa, and Jonathan Propson; Andrew and Annie Krause, Angeleah, Isaac, and Maria Schaefer; and Adam and Emma Iverson. He had one great-granddaughter Claire Spaeth. His sister Stella Gerner and brother Gordon (June) Propson also survive him along with his brothers and sisters in-law; Harold Heiner, Joyce Halbach, Audrey Mader, Al ... READ MORE →