606 North Oneida St. • Appleton, WI
Phone: (920) 733-7383
Fax: (920) 733-3977

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One of the major goals at the Brettschneider-Trettin-Nickel Funeral Chapel and Crematory is to make arrangements easier for the families that we serve. With the help of technology we are able to provide information for families before they come to the funeral home. Listed below are prices for Classified Death Notices, Obituaries, In Memoriams, and Cards of Thanks, as well as deadlines, phone numbers and fax numbers.


The Post Crescent  
306 W. Washington St. PO box 59 Appleton WI 54912
Phone: 920-993-1000
Alternate Phone: 1-800-236-6397
Website: http://www.postcrescent.com
Email: pcnews@postcrescent.com


Oshkosh Northwestern  
PO box 2926 Oshkosh WI 54903
Phone: 920-235-7700
Alternate Phone: 1-800-924-6168
Fax: 920-235-1527
Website: http://www.thenorthwestern.com

 Green Bay

Green Bay Press Gazette  
PO Box 23430 Green Bay WI 54305-3430
Phone: 920-435-4411
Alternate Phone: 1-800-444-0007
Website: http://www.greenbaypressgazette.com


Milwaukee Journal Sentinel  
PO box 661 Milwaukee WI 53201
Phone: 414-224-2599
Alternate Phone: 1-800-456-5943
Fax: 414-224-2599
Website: http://www.jsonline.com


Wisconsin State Journal/Capital Times  
PO box 8056 Madison WI 53708
Phone: 608-252-7723
Alternate Phone: 1-80-252-7723
Fax: 608-252-6028
Website: http://www.madison.com

Cards of Thanks

This is an insertion in the paper where you thank people that helped you during your time of need. Typically, people thank their doctors, nurses and friends.

Newspaper #1: 100 words $11.75; Additional words $0.06 each
Newspaper #2: $0.44/word


This details the personal data, background, funeral details as well as the survivors of the deceased.

Newspaper #1: Free of Charge
Newspaper #2: $2.49/line; Picture add $20.00

In Memoriams

This generally states the deceased's name and the date of passing. It is not uncommon for survivors to include a short poem that fits the occasion.

Newspaper #1: 50 Words $10.00; Additional words $0.06 each
Newspaper #2: $2.49/line

Death Notice

The death notice gives detail about where the person passed on, who is survived by them and the location and date of the funeral.

Newspaper #1: 20 Words $4.75; Additional words $0.20 each
Newspaper #2: $2.49/line


Newspaper #1: Monday by 5:00p.m. for Wednesday's paper
Newspaper #2: Monday-Friday by 7:00p.m. for next day, Sunday by 7:00p.m. for Monday's paper

606 North Oneida St. | Appleton, WI 54911 | Phone: (920) 733-7383 | Fax: (920) 733-3977 | Email: btlfc@aol.com