Alice G. Sweeney

F, b. 23 November 1914, d. 1 December 2006
Father*Edward Sweeney
Mother*Ida Byrne
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name31 December 1942As of 31 December 1942,her married name was Riggert.
  • Alice G. Sweeney was born on 23 November 1914.
  • She was the daughter of Edward Sweeney and Ida Byrne.
  • Alice G. Sweeney married Robert Edward Riggert, son of Otto John Riggert and Amelia Reinecke, on 31 December 1942.
  • Alice G. Sweeney died on 1 December 2006 at age 92 Alice G. Riggert, age 92, of Reedsburg, died peacefully on Friday, December 1, 2006, at the Senior Life Center in Reedsburg, surrounded by her family. Alice was a well known Reedsburg resident, born there on November 23, 1914. She was the daughter of Edward and Ida (Byrne) Sweeney. She graduated from Sauk County Teachers College and taught in the Carr Valley School District before marrying Robert E. Riggert on December 31, 1942. Alice was a lifelong member of Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Reedsburg where she enjoyed singing in the choir, teaching catechism and participating in the Altar Society. Alice was a devoted and loving wife and mother, who always put her family first. She will be remembered for her warmth, kindness, generosity and beautiful smile. Alice is survived by four children, John Riggert of Madison, Jane Riggert Thompson (Doug) of Pewaukee, Mary Hendrickson (Alan) of Whitewater, Janet Eury (Dennis) of Pewaukee; grandson, Eric Thompson (Lae), David Thompson, Michael Hendrickson all of Madison and Christopher Hendrickson (Angie) of Mount Horeb; great grandchildren, Catherine, Lauren, and Andrew Thompson. She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband Robert in 2000; and five siblings. A Mass of Christian Burial for Alice G. Riggert was conducted at 11:00 a.m. on Monday, December 4, 2006, at Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Reedsburg witih Father Thomas Monaghan officiating. Burial followed in St. John's Cemetery. Those planning an expression of sympathy may wish to consider memorials to the Sacred Heart Catholic School. The family would like to extend a special thank you to the staff at the Senior Life Center for showing mother such warmth and caring, The Farber Funeral Home is assisting the family with the arrangements. Taken from the Reedsburg Independent.
    Madison Wisconsin State Journal December 4, 2006 - Alice (Sweeney) Riggert obituary

Edward Sweeney

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Child of Edward Sweeney and Ida Byrne

Ida Byrne

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Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Sweeney.

Child of Ida Byrne and Edward Sweeney

Henry J. Riggert

M, b. 7 January 1895, d. 1977
Father*Otto Riggert b. 8 Apr 1860, d. Mar 1932
Mother*Minnie Holdwedel b. 22 Jan 1866, d. Jul 1935
  • Henry J. Riggert was born on 7 January 1895 at Chicago, Illinois.
  • He was the son of Otto Riggert and Minnie Holdwedel.
  • Henry J. Riggert married Rose Zimmer in 1927 at Chicago, Illinois.
  • Henry J. Riggert married Marian Hoban on 24 October 1972 also reported as Oct. 24, 1971.
  • Henry J. Riggert died in 1977 Henry J. Riggert, 82, 1235 E. 2nd South, former executive representative for the Denver & Rio Grande Western Railroad and prominent local civic worker, died Wednesday in a Salt Lake City hospital after a brief illness. Mr. Riggert retired from the railroad in 1967 after having been its Utah executive director for six years. He joined the D&RGW in 1920 as a passenger agent in Chicago, Ill. He was transferred to the Salt Lake City office in 1940 and served as assistant traffic manager, traffic manager and executive representative where his duties included promotion and purchasing work. Long active in civic affairs, Mr. Riggert served as a member of the board of governors of the Salt Lake City Chamber of Commerce. He was a past vice chairman and chairman of the Salt Lake County Chapter of the American Red Cross. Mr. Riggert was a board member of the Junior Achievement of Utah and was a board member of the Utah Safety Council. He was a past president of the Utah Salt Lake Rotary Club. He was also a member of the Alta Club, the Ambassador Club and the Salt Lake Country Club. Mr. Riggert was a veteran of World War I, serving in the U.S. Navy and was a member of the Navy League until his death. In 1965, Mr. Riggert was named Salt Lake County Chairman for the U.S. savings bond division of the U.S. Treasury Dept. In 1967, he was appointed a board member of the board of directors of the Utah Civic Ballet. Mr. Riggert was born in Chicago, Ill., Jan. 7, 1895, to Otto and Minna Riggert. He married Rose Zimmer in Chicago in 1927. She died on Sept. 24, 1966. He married Marian Rogers in Salt Lake City on Oct. 24, 1972. She died in 1974. Mr. Riggert is survived by a sister, Alma Stover, White Water, Wis; two nieces and a nephew. Funeral Mass of the Resurrection will be held Friday at 8:30 a.m. at the Cathedral of the Madeleine, 331 E. South Temple. Friends may call Thursday, from 6 to 8 p.m. at Evans and Early Morturary, 574 E. 1st South. Burial will be at Mt. Calvary Cemetery. Taken from a Salt Lake Paper between May and September of 1977.

Rose Zimmer

F, d. 24 September 1966
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name1927As of 1927,her married name was Riggert.

Marian Hoban

F, d. June 1974
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationMarian Hoban was also known as Marion.
Married Name19 October 1946As of 19 October 1946,her married name was Rogers.
Married Name24 October 1972As of 24 October 1972,her married name was Riggert.
  • Marian Hoban married George A. Rogers on 19 October 1946.
  • Marian Hoban married Henry J. Riggert, son of Otto Riggert and Minnie Holdwedel, on 24 October 1972 also reported as Oct. 24, 1971.
  • Marian Hoban died in June 1974 Marion Riggert, 1235 E. 2nd South, a member of many Salt Lake civic organizations, died Monday at home of heart failure. Mrs. Riggert was born in Washington, D.C., a daughter of Patrick Henry and Mary Joice Hoban. She married George A. Rogers on Oct. 19, 1946. Mr. Rogers died Sept. 25, 1966. She then married Henry J. Riggert on Oct. 24, 1971, in Salt Lake City. Mrs. Riggert had a special interest in the Mental Health Assn., Ballet West Guild, and the Odyssey House Drug Treatment Center. She had been an active member of the Catholic Church and was a member of the Salt Lake Country Club, Alta Club and the Town Club. Mrs. Riggert is survived by her husband, Salt Lake City; two daughters, Mrs. Edmund B. (Blanche M.) Browning, Salt Lake City; Mrs. Kendrick (Grace) Wilkins, Glendora, Calif; four grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren. Mass of the Resurrection will be Thursday 10 a.m. at the Catherdral of the Madeleine, 331 E. South Temple. Holy Rosary will be recited Wednesday at 8 p.m. at 574 E. 1st South, where friends may call Wednesday from 7:30 to 8 p.m. Burial will be in Mount Olivet Cemetery. The family suggests contributions to the donor's favorite charity. Taken from a Salt Lake Paper of June 1974 .

George A. Rogers

M, d. 25 September 1966
  • George A. Rogers married Marian Hoban on 19 October 1946.
  • George A. Rogers died on 25 September 1966.

Marvin C. Riggert

M, b. 19 August 1915, d. 24 June 1983
Father*Ernest W. Riggert b. 20 Jan 1881, d. Sep 1921
Mother*Maria Bertha Dorothea Hennings b. 11 Jul 1886, d. 5 Aug 1936
  • Marvin C. Riggert was born on 19 August 1915.
  • He was the son of Ernest W. Riggert and Maria Bertha Dorothea Hennings.
  • Marvin C. Riggert married Margurite E. Beye on 2 March 1940 at St John Lutheran Church, Reedsburg, Sauk, Wisconsin.
  • Marvin C. Riggert died on 24 June 1983 at age 67 Marvin C. Riggert, 67, East Cleveland, OH, died Friday, June 24, 1983. He was born on August 19, 1915 to Ernest and Dorthea (Hennings) Riggert in Loganville. He worked for General Electric in Schenectady, N.Y. and Neal Park, East Cleveland from 1937-1941. On April 4, 1941 he entered the Armed Service and worked at the Pentagon in Washington D.C. He was discharged with the rank of Lt. Col. in the Signal Corp. He was an electrical engineer for 41 years with General Electric and was in the Fused Quartz Department, retiring in 1978. Survivors include his wife, Marguerite (Bye) Riggert; one daughter, Marlene Fluharty, Mount Pleasant, MI; two sons, Howard M. Riggert, Scotia, NY, Robert E. Riggert, Mentor, Oh; nine grandchildren; one brother, Raymond Riggert; one sister, Valesca Wallner. There was no visitation. Private graveside rites were held on Saturday, June 25 in Twinsburg, OH. Burial was in Crown Hill cemetery, Twinsburg. Taken from the Reedsburg Paper.
     Marvin C. Riggert was confirmed on 24 March 1929 at St John Lutheran Church, Reedsburg, Sauk, Wisconsin.

Margurite E. Beye

F, b. 28 May 1913, d. 15 March 2009
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationMargurite E. Beye was also known as Marguerite.
Name VariationMargurite E. Beye was also known as Bye.
Married Name2 March 1940As of 2 March 1940,her married name was Riggert.

Raymond E. Riggert

M, b. circa 1908
Raymond E Riggert 1926
Father*Ernest W. Riggert b. 20 Jan 1881, d. Sep 1921
Mother*Maria Bertha Dorothea Hennings b. 11 Jul 1886, d. 5 Aug 1936
     Raymond E. Riggert attended school in 1926 at Reedsburg High School, Reedsburg, Sauk, Wisconsin.
Raymond E Riggert - Reedsburg High School, Reedsburg, Sauk, WI 1926

Valesca Louise Riggert

F, b. 6 August 1917
Father*Ernest W. Riggert b. 20 Jan 1881, d. Sep 1921
Mother*Maria Bertha Dorothea Hennings b. 11 Jul 1886, d. 5 Aug 1936
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationValesca Louise Riggert was also known as Valesea Louise.
Married NameHer married name was Wallner.
     Valesca Louise Riggert was confirmed on 26 March 1931 at St John Lutheran Church, Reedsburg, Sauk, Wisconsin.

William Henry Reinecke

M, b. 23 August 1851, d. 16 September 1933
Father*(?) Reinecke
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationWilliam Henry Reinecke was also known as Reineke.
  • William Henry Reinecke married unknown (?).
  • William Henry Reinecke was born on 23 August 1851 at Hanover, Germany.
  • He was the son of (?) Reinecke.
  • William Henry Reinecke died on 16 September 1933 at Reedsburg, Sauk, Wisconsin, at age 82.
  • He was buried on 19 September 1933 at St John Lutheran Church, Reedsburg, Sauk, Wisconsin.

Children of William Henry Reinecke and unknown (?)

unknown (?)

F
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Reinecke.

Ida Reinecke

F
Father*William Henry Reinecke b. 23 Aug 1851, d. 16 Sep 1933
Mother*unknown (?)
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Klein.

Bertha M. Reinecke

F
Father*William Henry Reinecke b. 23 Aug 1851, d. 16 Sep 1933
Mother*unknown (?)
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name16 October 1912As of 16 October 1912,her married name was Fischer.
Married Name16 October 1912As of 16 October 1912,her married name was Fisher.

Child of Bertha M. Reinecke

Anna Reinecke

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Father*William Henry Reinecke b. 23 Aug 1851, d. 16 Sep 1933
Mother*unknown (?)

Bertha Reinecke

F
Father*William Henry Reinecke b. 23 Aug 1851, d. 16 Sep 1933
Mother*unknown (?)
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Landgrebe.

Lucille M. Riggert

F, b. 20 May 1914, d. before 1983
Father*Ernest W. Riggert b. 20 Jan 1881, d. Sep 1921
Mother*Maria Bertha Dorothea Hennings b. 11 Jul 1886, d. 5 Aug 1936
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Namebefore 1940As of before 1940,her married name was Meyer.
     Lucille M. Riggert was confirmed on 29 April 1928 at St John Lutheran Church, Reedsburg, Sauk, Wisconsin.

Child of Lucille M. Riggert and Edward R. Meyer

Henry Hennings

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Children of Henry Hennings and unknown (?)

unknown (?)

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Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Hennings.

Children of unknown (?) and Henry Hennings

(?) Hennings

F
Father*Henry Hennings
Mother*unknown (?)
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was (?) Eckstein.

F. C. Eckstein

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(?) Hennings

F
Father*Henry Hennings
Mother*unknown (?)
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was (?) Gluth.

Herman Gluth

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(?) Hennings

F
Father*Henry Hennings
Mother*unknown (?)
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was (?) Yeck.

August Yeck

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Esther Hennings

F
Father*Henry Hennings
Mother*unknown (?)
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Landingham.

(?) Landingham

M, d. before 1936

Kitty L. Runyan

F, b. 21 May 1927, d. 21 December 2005
Father*Sidney H. Runyan b. 1 Sep 1900, d. 25 Apr 1977
Mother*Mildred V. Snyder b. 14 Nov 1901, d. 25 Oct 1980
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name4 June 1949As of 4 June 1949,her married name was Ringelstetter.
  • Kitty L. Runyan was born on 21 May 1927.
  • She was the daughter of Sidney H. Runyan and Mildred V. Snyder.
  • Kitty L. Runyan married Henry J. Ringelstetter, son of Joseph Ringelstetter and Margaret Kaul, on 4 June 1949.
  • Kitty L. Runyan died on 21 December 2005 at age 78 Kitty L. Ringelstetter, age 78, of Spring Green, passed away unexpectedly on Wednesday, Dec. 21, 2005, at the Sauk Prairie Memorial Hospital. She was born on May 21, 1927, in Wyoming Valley, the daughter of Sidney and Mildred (Snyder) Runyan. She was married on June 4, 1949, to Henry J. "Hank" Ringelstetter. Kitty was a member of the Spring Green American Legion Auxiliary, Treasurer of the Spring Green Community Library, Spring Green Women's Golf League and was an Avon cosmetics representative for 25 years. She is survived by her son, Brian (Sarah) Ringelstetter of Spring Green; three grandchildren, Stacie (special friend, Andy), Ashley and Nicole Ringelstetter; a brother, Dean (Lorraine) Runyan of Spring Green; nieces and nephews; other relatives; and special friend, Sue Meise. She was preceded in death by her parents, Sidney and Mildred Runyan; her husband, Hank Ringelstetter on Oct. 19, 2001; and a sister, Bonita Hickox. Funeral services will be held on Saturday, Dec. 24, 2005, at 10 a.m. at the RICHARDSON-STAFFORD FUNERAL HOME, Spring Green, with the Rev. Herb Bowers officiating. Burial will be at the St. John's Catholic Cemetery in Spring Green. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Spring Green Community Library. Richardson-Stafford Funeral Home.

Adrain Theodore Jorgenson

M, b. before 1912
  • Adrain Theodore Jorgenson was born before 1912.
  • He married Marie Catherine Ringelstetter, daughter of Joseph Ringelstetter and Margaret Kaul, on 11 October 1930 at Wisconsin Marie Catherine Ringelstetter and Adrain Theodore Jorgenson engagement announcement.
    Madison Wisconsin State Journal October 5, 1930 - Marie Catherine Ringelstetter and Adrain Theodore Jorgenson engagement announcement