Viola T. Hochstein

F, b. 1 May 1906, d. 4 February 2005
Father*John Herman Hochstein b. 6 Feb 1875, d. 5 Jun 1961
Mother*Rose Eleanor Schulte b. 7 May 1882, d. 26 Sep 1979
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name26 June 1928As of 26 June 1928,her married name was Lammers.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth1 May 1906Viola T. Hochstein was born on 1 May 1906 at Nebraska.
She was the daughter of John Herman Hochstein and Rose Eleanor Schulte.
Marriage26 June 1928Viola T. Hochstein married Raymond F. Lammers, son of Joseph H. Lammers and Katherine E. Willenbring, on 26 June 1928 at Cedar, Nebraska, marriage license obtained June 21, 1928.
Death4 February 2005Viola T. Hochstein died on 4 February 2005 at age 98 Viola T. Lammers, age 98, of Fordyce, Nebraska, died on Friday, February 4, 2005, at Beverly Healthcare Center in Hartington.
Funeral Services will be on Monday, February 7, 2005, at 10:30 a.m. at St. John the Baptist Catholic Church in Fordyce with Rev. Michael Schmitz officiating. Burial will be in St. John the Baptist Cemetery in Fordyce.
Visitation will be on Sunday from 1:00 to 5:00 p.m. with a rosary at 2:00 p.m. at the Wintz Funeral Home in Hartington. There will be a vigil service on Sunday at 7:00 p.m. at the Church. Visitation will begin at 9:30 a.m. Monday at Church.
Pallbearers are Ron Lammers, Joe Lammers, Paul Thoene, Neal Thoene, Larry Lammers and Lyle Lammers.
Honorary pallbearers are the Christian Mothers.
Viola was born May 1, 1906, in Wynot Nebraska, to John and Rose (Schulte) Hochstein. She grew up in the Wynot area and married Raymond Lammers June 26, 1928 at Wynot. They farmed near Fordyce until 1976 when they moved into Fordyce. Raymond died March 30, 1977, at the age of 75. She lived at Pine Lane Assisted Living in Yankton from 1998 to 2003. In December of 2003, she entered Beverly Healthcare in Hartington.
She was a member of St. John the Baptist Catholic Church and the Guild, Catholic Daughters of America, Christian Mothers and the Solitaires. She loved roses, traveling and sewing. She loved to visit people in nursing homes.
Viola is survived by a son, Marcel Lammers, and his wife Alice of Pincher Creek, Alberta Canada; a daughter, Phyllis Thoene, and her husband Marcus, Fordyce; 2 daughters-in-law: Jeanette Lammers, Hartington, and Jean Marie Lammers, Hartington; 20 grandchildren; 68 great-grandchildren; 2 great-great-grandchildren; a brother and his wife, Donald and Elaine Hochstein, Hartington; 3 sisters and their husbands: Delores Abbott, Redmond, Oregon; Freida and Don Hoss, LeMars, Iowa; and Mary Louise and Ralph Wieseler, St. Helena.
She was preceded in death by her parents; husband; 3 sons: John, Donavon and Thomas Lammers; 3 sisters: Sister Rose Jean Hochstein, Rosine Pinkelman and Ruth Huennekens; 5 brothers: Lawrence, Reynold, Gilbert, John Jr. and Fritz Hochstein; 1 grandson, Maurice Thoene; 2 great-grandsons, John Lammers and Curtis Domina.

Children of Viola T. Hochstein and Raymond F. Lammers

John Herman Hochstein

M, b. 6 February 1875, d. 5 June 1961
Father*Frank Hochstein b. 22 Dec 1839, d. 19 Oct 1927
Mother*Josephine Pinkelman b. 9 Sep 1838, d. 12 Feb 1914
Life EventDateDescription
Birth6 February 1875John Herman Hochstein was born on 6 February 1875 at Nebraska.
He was the son of Frank Hochstein and Josephine Pinkelman.
Marriage28 May 1901John Herman Hochstein married Rose Eleanor Schulte on 28 May 1901.
Death5 June 1961John Herman Hochstein died on 5 June 1961 at age 86.

Children of John Herman Hochstein and Rose Eleanor Schulte

Rose Eleanor Schulte

F, b. 7 May 1882, d. 26 September 1979
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name28 May 1901As of 28 May 1901,her married name was Hochstein.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth7 May 1882Rose Eleanor Schulte was born on 7 May 1882 at Nebraska.
Marriage28 May 1901She married John Herman Hochstein, son of Frank Hochstein and Josephine Pinkelman, on 28 May 1901.
Death26 September 1979Rose Eleanor Schulte died on 26 September 1979 at age 97.

Children of Rose Eleanor Schulte and John Herman Hochstein

Elaine H. Burbach

F, b. 23 February 1934, d. 21 March 2018
Father*Florenz L. Burbach b. 19 Jan 1910, d. 6 Apr 1995
Mother*Veronica Martha Marie Lammers b. 5 Sep 1908, d. 19 Jun 2000
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name2 June 1953As of 2 June 1953,her married name was Hochstein.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth23 February 1934Elaine H. Burbach was born on 23 February 1934 at Nebraska.
She was the daughter of Florenz L. Burbach and Veronica Martha Marie Lammers.
Death21 March 2018Elaine H. Burbach died on 21 March 2018 at age 84 Elaine H. Hochstein, age 84 of Hartington, Nebraska, passed peacefully on Wednesday, March 21, 2018 at Parkview Haven Nursing Home in Coleridge, Nebraska.

Mass of Christian Burial will be on Saturday, March 24, 2018 at 10:30 a.m. at Holy Trinity Catholic Church in Hartington with the Rev. Owen Korte officiating. Burial will be at the St. Michael's cemetery in Hartington. Visitation will be on Friday, at church, from 5-8:00 p.m. with a Vigil service at 7:00 p.m. Visitation will continue on Saturday one hour prior to services at church. Arrangements are under the direction of the Wintz Funeral Home in Hartington.

Pallbearers will be her seven sons: Dale, Kirk, Neal, Nick, Karl, Glen, and Greg Hochstein

Elaine Helen Mary was born at home in St. James, Nebraska on February 23, 1934 to of Florenz & Veronica (Lammers) Burbach. She graduated from Holy Trinity High School in May of 1952. Elaine married Donald Hochstein on June 2, 1953 at St. James. She and Don lived in Laurel from 1954-1960 before returning to the home farm northwest of Wynot. Elaine sold Avon beauty products for 35 years. As a member of Sacred Heart Parish in Wynot, Elaine was an active member of the Sacred Heart Altar Society, arranged the altar flowers, and taught 2nd grade religion for many years. They retired in Hartington in November of 1992. Elaine was a member of the Holy Trinity Guild, Catholic Daughters of America, Christian Mothers, Ministry of Praise and Perpetual Adoration. She moved to Park View Haven in Coleridge in January of 2010.

Elaine is survived by her husband Don, Coleridge. Survivors include fourteen children, Jane & Richard Mehaffey of North Bend, NE; Ann & Lee Shepherd of Rapid City, SD; Susan & Terry Hupp of Spearfish, SD; Dale & Laura of Wayne, NE; Kirk & Barb of Wayne, NE; Joyce & Roger Paseka of Prague, NE; Nancy & Doug Vrbka of Brainard, NE; Brenda & Doug Hummel of Omaha, NE; Neal & Sharlee of Wynot, NE; Bette & Keith Becker of Hartington, NE; Nick of Wayne, NE; Karl & Carroll of Ankeny, IA; Glen & Pam of Seward, NE; and Greg & Stephanie of LaVista, NE; 48 grandchildren; 39 great grandchildren; and 3 great-great grandchildren; sister Phyllis & Bill Huinker of Postville, IA; brothers Gary & Cecilia Burbach of Marion, IA; Alan Burbach of St. Peters, MO; Francis & Colleen Burbach of Myrtle Beach, SC; and sisters-in-law, Patty Burbach of Parkston, SD; Mary Burbach of Marion, IA and Sally Hochstein of Wayne, NE.

She was preceded in death by her parents, infant son Russ Michael, granddaughter Megan Shepherd, brothers James and Kenny Burbach, sister and brother-in-law Alice & Clovis Weinandt, and sister-in-law, Pam Burbach.

Delores Hochstein

F, b. circa 1915
Father*John Herman Hochstein b. 6 Feb 1875, d. 5 Jun 1961
Mother*Rose Eleanor Schulte b. 7 May 1882, d. 26 Sep 1979
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Abbott.
Life EventDateDescription
Birthcirca 1915Delores Hochstein was born circa 1915 at Nebraska.
She was the daughter of John Herman Hochstein and Rose Eleanor Schulte.

John Lammers

M, d. before February 2005
Father*Raymond F. Lammers b. 8 Jan 1902, d. Mar 1977
Mother*Viola T. Hochstein b. 1 May 1906, d. 4 Feb 2005
Life EventDateDescription
John Lammers was the son of Raymond F. Lammers and Viola T. Hochstein.
Deathbefore February 2005John Lammers died before February 2005.

Donavon C. Lammers

M, b. 15 September 1929, d. 2 November 1993
Father*Raymond F. Lammers b. 8 Jan 1902, d. Mar 1977
Mother*Viola T. Hochstein b. 1 May 1906, d. 4 Feb 2005
Life EventDateDescription
Birth15 September 1929Donavon C. Lammers was born on 15 September 1929.
He was the son of Raymond F. Lammers and Viola T. Hochstein.
Death2 November 1993Donavon C. Lammers died on 2 November 1993 at age 64.
  • Donavon C. Lammers obtained US Social Security Card at Nebraska; last residence Hartington, Cedar, Nebraska.

Thomas Lammers

M, d. before February 2005
Father*Raymond F. Lammers b. 8 Jan 1902, d. Mar 1977
Mother*Viola T. Hochstein b. 1 May 1906, d. 4 Feb 2005
Life EventDateDescription
Thomas Lammers was the son of Raymond F. Lammers and Viola T. Hochstein.
Deathbefore February 2005Thomas Lammers died before February 2005.

Sister Rose Jean Hochstein

F, b. 13 March 1913, d. 15 November 1951
Father*John Herman Hochstein b. 6 Feb 1875, d. 5 Jun 1961
Mother*Rose Eleanor Schulte b. 7 May 1882, d. 26 Sep 1979
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationSister Rose Jean Hochstein was also known as Valeria.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth13 March 1913Sister Rose Jean Hochstein was born on 13 March 1913 at Nebraska.
She was the daughter of John Herman Hochstein and Rose Eleanor Schulte.
Death15 November 1951Sister Rose Jean Hochstein died on 15 November 1951 at Kentucky at age 38.

Rosine C. Hochstein

F, b. 16 August 1917, d. 1 March 2002
Father*John Herman Hochstein b. 6 Feb 1875, d. 5 Jun 1961
Mother*Rose Eleanor Schulte b. 7 May 1882, d. 26 Sep 1979
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Pinkelman.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth16 August 1917Rosine C. Hochstein was born on 16 August 1917 at Nebraska.
She was the daughter of John Herman Hochstein and Rose Eleanor Schulte.
Death1 March 2002Rosine C. Hochstein died on 1 March 2002 at age 84.

Ruth Elizabeth Hochstein

F, b. 21 December 1919, d. 19 September 1995
Father*John Herman Hochstein b. 6 Feb 1875, d. 5 Jun 1961
Mother*Rose Eleanor Schulte b. 7 May 1882, d. 26 Sep 1979
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationRuth Elizabeth Hochstein was also known as Alphons Ruth.
Married NameHer married name was Huennekens.
Life EventDateDescription
MarriageRuth Elizabeth Hochstein married Irvin Huennekens.
Birth21 December 1919Ruth Elizabeth Hochstein was born on 21 December 1919 at Nebraska.
She was the daughter of John Herman Hochstein and Rose Eleanor Schulte.
Death19 September 1995Ruth Elizabeth Hochstein died on 19 September 1995 at age 75.

Irvin Huennekens

M, b. 17 November 1918, d. 6 May 1990
Life EventDateDescription
MarriageIrvin Huennekens married Ruth Elizabeth Hochstein, daughter of John Herman Hochstein and Rose Eleanor Schulte.
Birth17 November 1918Irvin Huennekens was born on 17 November 1918.
Death6 May 1990He died on 6 May 1990 at age 71.

Lawrence John Hochstein

M, b. 15 April 1902, d. 6 December 1984
Father*John Herman Hochstein b. 6 Feb 1875, d. 5 Jun 1961
Mother*Rose Eleanor Schulte b. 7 May 1882, d. 26 Sep 1979
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationLawrence John Hochstein was also known as Lorenz.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth15 April 1902Lawrence John Hochstein was born on 15 April 1902 at Nebraska.
He was the son of John Herman Hochstein and Rose Eleanor Schulte.
Marriage7 September 1926Lawrence John Hochstein married Cecilia Stevens on 7 September 1926.
Death6 December 1984Lawrence John Hochstein died on 6 December 1984 at age 82.

Reynold C. Hochstein

M, b. 25 December 1903, d. 4 March 1928
Father*John Herman Hochstein b. 6 Feb 1875, d. 5 Jun 1961
Mother*Rose Eleanor Schulte b. 7 May 1882, d. 26 Sep 1979
Life EventDateDescription
Birth25 December 1903Reynold C. Hochstein was born on 25 December 1903 at Nebraska.
He was the son of John Herman Hochstein and Rose Eleanor Schulte.
Death4 March 1928Reynold C. Hochstein died on 4 March 1928 at Chicago, Cook, Illinois, at age 24.

John Joseph Hochstein Jr.

M, b. 19 March 1922, d. 15 August 2003
Father*John Herman Hochstein b. 6 Feb 1875, d. 5 Jun 1961
Mother*Rose Eleanor Schulte b. 7 May 1882, d. 26 Sep 1979
Life EventDateDescription
Birth19 March 1922John Joseph Hochstein Jr. was born on 19 March 1922 at Nebraska.
He was the son of John Herman Hochstein and Rose Eleanor Schulte.
Death15 August 2003John Joseph Hochstein Jr. died on 15 August 2003 at age 81.

Fritz John Hochstein

M, b. 20 December 1910, d. 23 November 1999
Father*John Herman Hochstein b. 6 Feb 1875, d. 5 Jun 1961
Mother*Rose Eleanor Schulte b. 7 May 1882, d. 26 Sep 1979
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationFritz John Hochstein was also known as Fredolin.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth20 December 1910Fritz John Hochstein was born on 20 December 1910 at Nebraska.
He was the son of John Herman Hochstein and Rose Eleanor Schulte.
Marriage13 October 1936Fritz John Hochstein married Zita G. Kathol, daughter of Alphons Henry Kathol and Lena U. Koch, on 13 October 1936 at Cedar, Nebraska, license obtained Oct. 5, 1936.
Death23 November 1999Fritz John Hochstein died on 23 November 1999 at age 88 Fritz Hochstein, 88, Wynot, died Nov. 23, 1999, at Avera Sacred Heart Hospital, Yankton, S.D. Visitation was Nov. 26 at Wintz Funeral Home, Hartington with a vigil service held that evening at Sacred Heart Catholic Church, Wynot. Mass of Christian Burial was held Nov. 27 at Sacred Heart Catholic Church, Wynot, with Rev. Jay Kruse officiating. Burial was held at the Sacred Heart Cemetery, Wynot. Pallbearers were Craig Promes, Chris Promes, Carey Promes, Curt Promes, Becky Hochstein, Crissy Hochstein, Carol Esser and Lisa Eide. Fritz was born Dec. 20, 1910, to John and Rose (Schulte) Hochstein in Wynot. He married Zita Kathol Oct. 13, 1936, in Bow Valley. He grew up in Wynot, after his marriage they moved to Oakland, Calif., returning to Wynot in 1945 where he farmed until retiring and moving into Wynot in 1968. He worked for the Village of Wynot for several years and was a member of the Wynot Fire Department from 1968 until 1981. He was a
member of the Sacred Heart Catholic Church and Choir in Wynot. He joined the Knights of Columbus in 1928 and was Grand Knight in 1955. He had been a resident of Park View Haven Nursing Home since July 1999. Survivors include his wife, Zita, Wynot; four children and spouses, DonnaCriner, Las Vegas Nev; Sharon and Ervin Promes, Carroll, Iowa; James and Marilyn Hochstein, Des Plaines, Ill; Randy Hochstein, Minneapolis, Minn; a daughter-in-law, Arlyce Hochstein, Wynot; 16 grandchildren; 22 great-
grandchildren; two brothers, John Hochstein, Wayne; Donald Hochstein, Hartington; five sisters, Viola Lammers, Yankton, S.D; Dolores Abbott, Ore; Rosine Pinkelman, Omaha; Mrs. Don (Freda) Hoss, LeMars, Iowa; and Mrs. Ralph (Mary) Wieseler, St. Helena. He was preceded in death by his parents; son, Larry; son-in-law, Jack Criner; grandson, Donnie Criner; three brothers, Lawrence, Gilbert and Reynold Hochstein; two sisters, Sr. Rose Jean and Ruth Huennekens.

Children of Fritz John Hochstein and Zita G. Kathol

Frank J. Thoene

M, b. circa 1886
Life EventDateDescription
MarriageFrank J. Thoene married Emma Tigges, daughter of John Tigges Jr. and Mary (?).
Birthcirca 1886Frank J. Thoene was born circa 1886 at Nebraska.

Children of Frank J. Thoene and Emma Tigges

Emma Tigges

F, b. August 1888
Father*John Tigges Jr. b. Dec 1852, d. a 1910
Mother*Mary (?) b. May 1859, d. a 1910
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Thoene.
Life EventDateDescription
MarriageEmma Tigges married Frank J. Thoene.
BirthAugust 1888Emma Tigges was born in August 1888 at Nebraska.
She was the daughter of John Tigges Jr. and Mary (?).

Children of Emma Tigges and Frank J. Thoene

Irma M. Thoene

F, b. 24 September 1917
Father*Frank J. Thoene b. c 1886
Mother*Emma Tigges b. Aug 1888
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Felber.
Life EventDateDescription
MarriageIrma M. Thoene married Hubert Felber.
Birth24 September 1917Irma M. Thoene was born on 24 September 1917.
She was the daughter of Frank J. Thoene and Emma Tigges.

Charles A. Thoene

M, b. circa 1921
Father*Frank J. Thoene b. c 1886
Mother*Emma Tigges b. Aug 1888
Life EventDateDescription
MarriageCharles A. Thoene married Glenara Kollars.
Birthcirca 1921Charles A. Thoene was born circa 1921.
He was the son of Frank J. Thoene and Emma Tigges.

Frank J. Becker

M, b. circa 1903, d. 2 January 1981
Life EventDateDescription
Birthcirca 1903Frank J. Becker was born circa 1903.
Marriage9 June 1925He married Hulda L. Hochstein, daughter of Peter Paul Hochstein and Ida Kathol, on 9 June 1925.
Death2 January 1981Frank J. Becker died on 2 January 1981 at age 78.

Children of Frank J. Becker and Hulda L. Hochstein

Hulda L. Hochstein

F, b. 26 March 1906, d. 30 July 2004
Father*Peter Paul Hochstein b. 13 Sep 1879, d. 18 Apr 1964
Mother*Ida Kathol b. 7 Dec 1882, d. 7 Dec 1959
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name9 June 1925As of 9 June 1925,her married name was Becker.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth26 March 1906Hulda L. Hochstein was born on 26 March 1906 at Nebraska.
She was the daughter of Peter Paul Hochstein and Ida Kathol.
Marriage9 June 1925Hulda L. Hochstein married Frank J. Becker on 9 June 1925.
Death30 July 2004Hulda L. Hochstein died on 30 July 2004 at age 98 Hulda L. Becker, age 98, of Hartington, died on Friday, July 30, 2004, at her daughter's residence (Jolene Leise) in Hartington, Neb.
Funeral services will be on Tuesday, August 3, 2004, at 10:30 a.m. at Holy Trinity Catholic Church in Hartington, Neb., with the Rev. John Pietramale officiating.
Burial will be in the St. Michael's cemetery, Hartington, Neb.
Visitation will be on Monday, August 2, from 1:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. with a rosary at 2:00 p.m. and a vigil service at 7:30 p.m. at the Wintz Funeral Home, Hartington, Neb.
Hulda was born on March 26, 1906, to Peter and Ida (Kathol) Hochstein in Bow Valley, Nebraska. She grew up in the Bow Valley area and lived there until her marriage to Frank J. Becker on June 9, 1925 in Bow Valley, Neb. She and Frank lived and farmed in the Hartington area until they retired from the farm in 1973. They moved into Hartington in 1978. Frank died on January 2, 1981 at the age of 78. Hulda had been living with her daughter Jolene Leise since December of 2001.
Hulda belonged to the Holy Trinity Catholic Church and Christian Mothers. She loved to garden and crochet.
Survivors include five children and spouses: Roman (Bud) and Esther Becker, Hartington, Neb; Jolene and Harold Leise, Hartington, Neb; Alice and Marcel Lammers, Pinchel Creek, Alberta, Canada; Marcel and Denelda Becker, Hartington, Neb; and Kenneth and Sheree Becker, Hartington, Neb; 37 grandchildren, 87 great-grandchildren, 9 great-great grandchildren; one sister: Erna Arens, Hartington, Neb; three brothers: Emery Hochstein, Hartington, Neb; Adrian Hochstein, Hartington, Neb; Merlin and wife Delores Hochstein, Wynot, Neb.
She was preceded by her parents; husband; two daughters, infant Della Velma Becker, LaVerne Pick; one son, David Becker; two grandsons: Steve Becker and Gary Pick; one great-granddaughter, Elli Leise; one great-grandson, Brian Pick; seven brothers; two sisters.

Children of Hulda L. Hochstein and Frank J. Becker

Peter Paul Hochstein

M, b. 13 September 1879, d. 18 April 1964
Father*Joseph Hochstein b. 12 Dec 1836, d. 11 Aug 1899
Mother*Elizabeth Louise Forester b. 15 Jun 1840, d. 9 Sep 1911
Life EventDateDescription
Birth13 September 1879Peter Paul Hochstein was born on 13 September 1879 at Nebraska also reported as 12 Sep 1879.
He was the son of Joseph Hochstein and Elizabeth Louise Forester.
Marriage5 May 1903Peter Paul Hochstein married Ida Kathol, daughter of John Andrew Kathol and Anna Bruening, on 5 May 1903 at Cedar, Nebraska, obtained license 03 May 1903.
Death18 April 1964Peter Paul Hochstein died on 18 April 1964 at age 84.
Census DateLocationDescription
19 June 1880Precinct 2, Cedar, NebraskaPeter Paul Hochstein was listed as a son in Joseph Hochstein's household on the 1880 Census at Precinct 2, Cedar, Nebraska; living next door to Frank Hochstein.1

Children of Peter Paul Hochstein and Ida Kathol

Citations

  1. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, NA Film Number T9-0744 Page Number 306C.

Ida Kathol

F, b. 7 December 1882, d. 7 December 1959
Father*John Andrew Kathol b. 9 Sep 1861, d. 12 Jul 1941
Mother*Anna Bruening b. 28 Sep 1862, d. 28 Jul 1947
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name5 May 1903As of 5 May 1903,her married name was Hochstein.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth7 December 1882Ida Kathol was born on 7 December 1882 at Nebraska also reported as Dec 1883.
She was the daughter of John Andrew Kathol and Anna Bruening.
Marriage5 May 1903Ida Kathol married Peter Paul Hochstein, son of Joseph Hochstein and Elizabeth Louise Forester, on 5 May 1903 at Cedar, Nebraska, obtained license 03 May 1903.
Death7 December 1959Ida Kathol died on 7 December 1959 at age 77.
Census DateLocationDescription
18 June 1900Precinct 5, Cedar, NebraskaIda Kathol was listed as a daughter in John Andrew Kathol's household on the 1900 Census at Precinct 5, Cedar, Nebraska.1

Children of Ida Kathol and Peter Paul Hochstein

Citations

  1. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED34. Dwelling 131.

Jolene Theresa Becker

F
Father*Frank J. Becker b. c 1903, d. 2 Jan 1981
Mother*Hulda L. Hochstein b. 26 Mar 1906, d. 30 Jul 2004
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Leise.
Life EventDateDescription
Jolene Theresa Becker was the daughter of Frank J. Becker and Hulda L. Hochstein.
MarriageJolene Theresa Becker married Harold Francis Leise.

Child of Jolene Theresa Becker and Harold Francis Leise

Harold Francis Leise

M
Life EventDateDescription
MarriageHarold Francis Leise married Jolene Theresa Becker, daughter of Frank J. Becker and Hulda L. Hochstein.

Child of Harold Francis Leise and Jolene Theresa Becker

Erna M. Hochstein

F, b. 18 June 1912, d. 28 May 2005
Father*Peter Paul Hochstein b. 13 Sep 1879, d. 18 Apr 1964
Mother*Ida Kathol b. 7 Dec 1882, d. 7 Dec 1959
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name14 May 1935As of 14 May 1935,her married name was Arens.
Married Namebefore November 2003As of before November 2003,her married name was Promes.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth18 June 1912Erna M. Hochstein was born on 18 June 1912 at Nebraska.
She was the daughter of Peter Paul Hochstein and Ida Kathol.
Marriage14 May 1935Erna M. Hochstein married Arthur J. Arens on 14 May 1935.
Death28 May 2005Erna M. Hochstein died on 28 May 2005 at age 92 Erna M. Arens, 92, Hartington, died May 28, 2005, at Beverly Healthcare, Hartington. Visitation will be June 3, from 1-8 p.m., with a rosary at 2 p.m., and a vigil service at 7:30 p.m., at the Wintz Funeral Home, Hartington. Funeral Services will be June 4, at 10:30 a.m., at Holy Trinity Catholic Church, Hartington, with the Rev. John Pietramale officiating. Burial will be in St. Michael's Cemetery, Hartington. Erna Mary was born June 18, 1912, in Bow Valley, to Peter and Ida (Kathol) Hochstein. She attended country school completing the eighth grade at District #13 in the Bow Valley area. She married Arthur J. Arens May 14, 1935, in Bow Valley. Art and Erna and their family lived on the farm near Hartington for 27 years, then lived in Oklahoma, Arkansas and California before returning home to Hartington in 1993. Arthur died June 5, 1996, at the age of 84. Erna enjoyed gardening, crocheting, cooking, baking and especially playing cards. She was a member of Holy Trinity Catholic Church. Survivors include seven children and their spouses, JoAnn Herndon, Chico, Calif; Tony and Barbara Arens, Wrightwood, Calif; Elaine and Jim Reed, Modesto, Calif; Merle and Jackie Arens, Oklahoma City, Okla; Dale and Barbara Arens, Simi Valley, Calif; Richard and Carol Arens, Winnetka, Calif; Cheryl and Ron Powell, Upland, Calif; 18 grandchildren, 19 great-grandchildren; one great-great-grandchild; two brothers Emery Hochstein, Hartington, and Merlin and wife, Delores Hochstein, Wynot. She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Arthur; one son, two daughters, eight brothers and three sisters.

Arthur J. Arens

M, b. circa 1912, d. 5 June 1996
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationArthur J. Arens was also known as Art.
Life EventDateDescription
Birthcirca 1912Arthur J. Arens was born circa 1912.
Marriage14 May 1935He married Erna M. Hochstein, daughter of Peter Paul Hochstein and Ida Kathol, on 14 May 1935.
Death5 June 1996Arthur J. Arens died on 5 June 1996.

Emery Arthur Hochstein

M, b. 19 December 1921, d. 31 January 2013
Father*Peter Paul Hochstein b. 13 Sep 1879, d. 18 Apr 1964
Mother*Ida Kathol b. 7 Dec 1882, d. 7 Dec 1959
Life EventDateDescription
Birth19 December 1921Emery Arthur Hochstein was born on 19 December 1921 at Nebraska.
He was the son of Peter Paul Hochstein and Ida Kathol.
Marriage27 December 1944Emery Arthur Hochstein married Lorraine V. Sudbeck, daughter of William Sudbeck and Crescentia Feilmeier, on 27 December 1944.
Death31 January 2013Emery Arthur Hochstein died on 31 January 2013 at age 91 Emery Arthur Hochstein, age 91 of Hartington, Nebraska died on Thursday, January 31, 2013 at the Veteran’s Hospital in Omaha, NE. Mass of Christian Burial will be on Monday, February 4, 2103 at 10:30 a.m. at Holy Trinity Catholic Church in Hartington with Rev. Jeffery Loseke officiating. Burial will be in St. Michael’s Cemetery in Hartington with military honors provided by the Hartington VFW Post 5283. Visitation will be on Sunday from 1:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. with a Vigil Service at 3:00 p.m. at the church. Visitation will begin one hour prior to services on Monday at the church. The Wintz Funeral Home in Hartington is in charge of arrangements. Pallbearers will be Sam Hochstein, Reggie Hochstein, Corey Hochstein, Kevin Arkfeld, Ben Hochstein and Taylor Chonis. Honorary Pallbearers will be Ron and Connie Arens, Jeff Arens, Jean and Mary Hochstein, Roman Keiter, Gus Pick, Denelda Becker, Norman and Delores Sudbeck and Roman and Arlene Arens. Emery was born on December 19, 1921 at Bow Valley, Nebraska to Peter and Ida (Kathol) Hochstein. He grew up in the Bow Valley area and attended District 13 School. He served in the U.S. Army from June 24, 1942 to December 18, 1943. Emery married Lorraine V. Sudbeck on December 27, 1944 at Bow Valley. They farmed northwest of Hartington until moving to their home north of Hartington in 1976. Emery loved the farm and continued to be active in farming and buying and selling cattle until his death. He also sold Super Cross Seed corn for about 10 years. He enjoyed talking politics and playing cards. Emery could talk to anyone as he had the gift of gab. He was a lifelong New York Yankee fan and attended 3 Super Bowls to watch his grandson, Russ Hochstein, play. Emery was the last one of the Pete Hochstein family of 13 to die. Emery was a member of the Holy Trinity Catholic Church and had a Perpetual Hour of Adoration for many years. His faith and praying the rosary was very important to him. He was a member of the Knights of Columbus and was a former member of the Catholic Order of Foresters and the NFO. Emery is survived by 6 children and their spouses; Jim and Sue Hochstein, Ken and Carol Hochstein, Gayle and Barb Hochstein all of Hartington; Carolyn and Jerry Arkfeld of Omaha; Michael “Mick” and Nancy Hochstein of Hartington; Kristi and Steve Chonis of Kansas City, Missouri; 26 grandchildren, 54 great grandchildren, 2 sisters-in-law, Wilma Hochstein of Lincoln, Nebraska and Dolores Hochstein of Wynot, Nebraska. He was preceded in death by his parents, wife, Lorraine on December 7, 2003 at the age of 79, a daughter, Mary Threse and 4 infant great grandchildren, Kari Hochstein, Chance Herber, Hope Hoss, Kevin Timothy Arkfeld Jr. and 8 brothers, Longinus, Mark, Stephen, Paul, Alfred, Adrian, Elmer and Merlin Hochstein and 4 sisters, Blanche Arens, Hulda Becker, Dorothy Feilmeier and Erna Arens. Yankton Press & Dakotan February 2, 2013.

Child of Emery Arthur Hochstein and Lorraine V. Sudbeck

Adrian A. Hochstein

M, b. 6 April 1920, d. 18 September 2004
Father*Peter Paul Hochstein b. 13 Sep 1879, d. 18 Apr 1964
Mother*Ida Kathol b. 7 Dec 1882, d. 7 Dec 1959
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationAdrian A. Hochstein was also known as Addy.
Life EventDateDescription
UNMARRIEDAdrian A. Hochstein was never married.
Birth6 April 1920He was born on 6 April 1920 at Nebraska.
He was the son of Peter Paul Hochstein and Ida Kathol.
Death18 September 2004Adrian A. Hochstein died on 18 September 2004 at age 84 Adrian Hochstein, age 84, of Hartington died Saturday, September 18, 2004, at Beverly Healthcare in Hartington, NE.

Mass of Christian Burial will be Tuesday, Sept. 21, 2004, at 10:30 a.m. at Holy Family (Sts. Peter & Paul) Catholic Church in Bow Valley, NE. Burial will be in the Sts. Peter & Paul Cemetery in Bow Valley.

Visitation is on Monday, September 20, 2004, from 1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. with a rosary at 2:00 p.m. at the Wintz Funeral Home in Hartington. There will be a Vigil Service at 7:00 p.m. at the Church on Monday. Visitation will be one hour prior to services on Tuesday at the church.

Honorary pallbearers are Arlo Arens, Bud Becker, Dennis Feilmeier, Tony Arens, Dick Hochstein, and Leland Hochstein.

Active pallbearers are Gary Hochstein, Jean Hochstein, Jim Hochstein, Danny Hochstein, Scott Hochstein and Roy Hochstein.

Adrian was born on April 6, 1920, at Wynot, NE, to Peter and Ida (Kathol) Hochstein. He grew up in the Bow Valley area and lived in the Bow Valley and Wynot areas all of his life where he farmed. Later on, he also worked construction with his brother, Elmer. He has been a resident of Beverly Healthcare in Hartington since 2000. He loved to tell stories and make people laugh. He was a member of the Sts. Peter and Paul Catholic Church in Bow Valley.

Survivors include 1 sister, Erna Arens, Hartington; 2 brothers: Emery Hochstein, Hartington, and Merlin and his wife, Delores Hochstein, Wynot, NE; and many nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents; 2 sisters: Dorothy Feilmeier and Blanche Arens; 7 brothers: Long, Mark, Stephen, Paul, Alfred, Elmer and an infant, Hubert.

September 20, 2004.