Meet our staff
Vic Van Gemert
Vic represents the third generation of his family in the monument business. Vic specializes in engraving, taking the memorial from clean slate to finished work of art. Vic also does cemetery work that includes cleaning, inscriptions, and installing monuments.
Annette comes to Van Gemert Memorials with over 20 years of experience in customer service, many of which were in sales and management with The Men's Wearhouse. Annette joined Van Gemert Memorials in August 2021. She feels customer service is number one and enjoys helping her customers remember their loved ones. Annette is looking forward to assisting families and loved ones in commemorating their lives.
Annette lives in Appleton, Wisconsin. She has two sons that keep her busy. Annette likes going to Brewer and Packer games with her sons. In her free time she loves being outdoors, camping, kayaking, and hiking in nature. In winter Annette loves to spend time at the beach in Florida.
Joel has been creating designs and hand-etched artwork for memorials for over 12 years. He is very humbled when he can honor a family member with one of his designs brought to fruition through the production process. Outside of his occupation, Joel is a painter, a musician, and enjoys time spent with his wife and two daughters.