Elaine Reinfeldt

F, b. circa 1929, d. before July 2011
Father*Herbert Fred Reinfeldt b. 9 May 1896, d. 13 Jan 1970
Mother*Sylvia Bryant b. c 1900, d. b Oct 2004
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Seekins.

Lawrence L. Schara

M, b. 3 December 1926, d. 2 March 2009
Father*William Schara b. c 1892
Mother*Edith Lyons b. c 1899
  • Lawrence L. Schara was born on 3 December 1926 at Wisconsin.
  • He was the son of William Schara and Edith Lyons.
  • Lawrence L. Schara died on 2 March 2009 at age 82 Lawrence L. Schara, age 82, of Reedsburg, died Monday, March 2, 2009, at St. Clare Hospital in Baraboo. He was born on Dec. 3, 1926, in North Freedom, the son of William and Edith (Lyons) Schara. On Nov. 29, 1945, he was united in marriage to June Reinfeldt. This marriage was blessed with six children. Lawrence was a bricklayer and a farmer. He enjoyed farming, hunting, fishing, playing cards and woodworking. He liked to spend time at the old farm where he was born. He was a family man whose greatest joy was his family and grandchildren. He was a very active member of St. John Ev. Lutheran Church of Rock Springs and had served on the church council. He was preceded in death by his parents; infant brother; sisters, Josephine Kopf and Leona Mueller; and brother, Melvin Schara. He is survived by his wife, June of Reedsburg; children, Judy (Kent) Schroeder, Larry (Lois) Schara, Gary (Georgia) Schara, Dick Schara, Kevin (Liz) Schara and Jeff (Krystal) Schara; 14 grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren; sister, Adeline Hinz; brothers, Lloyd, Virgil and William Schara; and other relatives and friends. Funeral services for Lawrence Schara will be conducted at 11 a.m., Friday, March 6, 2009, at ST. JOHN EV. LUTHERAN CHURCH in Rock Springs with the Rev. Paul Schroeder officiating. Burial will follow in St. John Cemetery, Rock Springs. Friends may call on Thursday from 4 p.m. until 8 p.m. at the FARBER FUNERAL HOME in Reedsburg, and on Friday from 10 a.m. until the time of the service at the church. Memorials of remembrance may be made to St. John Lutheran Church of Rock Springs Christian Education Fund. The Farber Funeral Home in Reedsburg is assisting the family with the arrangements.

Bernard C. Reinfeldt

M, b. 3 April 1926, d. 14 July 2011
Father*Herbert Fred Reinfeldt b. 9 May 1896, d. 13 Jan 1970
Mother*Sylvia Bryant b. c 1900, d. b Oct 2004
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationBernard C. Reinfeldt was also known as Bud.
  • Bernard C. Reinfeldt was born on 3 April 1926 at Wisconsin.
  • He was the son of Herbert Fred Reinfeldt and Sylvia Bryant.
  • Bernard C. Reinfeldt died on 14 July 2011 at age 85 Bernard Bud C. Reinfeldt, age 85 of North Freedom left this Earth peacefully on Thursday, July 14, 2011 after a short illness. He was born on April 3, 1926 in Union Center, the son of Herb and Sylvia (Bryant) Reinfeldt. He was married to Joyce Leifer on March 18, 1950 in Baraboo. He was employed in his younger years on area farms until he was 18 years old. He then went to work with Humphrey Tree Company, which was eventually bought out by Hooper Construction Co., where he remained employed for 41 years. Upon his retirement he enjoyed spending time with family and friends and watching baseball and football games on TV. Bud enjoyed reading his newspaper, especially the sports pages, going for rides in the country, playing cards, shaking dice and occasionally placing a dollar on a friendly bet or football pool. He is survived by his wife of 61 years, Joyce of North Freedom; three sons: Bernie (Lynnette) Reinfeldt of Marshall, Michael (Susan) Reinfeldt of Franklin, Tenn., and Stephen (LeeAnn) Reinfeldt of Sheboygan; a daughter, Nancy Reinfeldt of North Freedom; his grandchildren: Jon, Adam (Katie), Jarod and Elise; his sisters: June Schara of Reedsburg amd Shirley (Darrold) Bennett of Reedsburg; his brother: Kenneth (Shirley) Reinfeldt of Reedsburg; numerous nieces, nephews along with other relatives and friends. He was preceded in death by his parents; brothers, Cleo, Glen, Lyle and Charles; and a sister, Elaine Seekins. We honor his life with a visitation on Monday, July 18 from 5-8 p.m. at the Farber Funeral Home, Reedsburg. Private family funeral services will be held Tuesday. Burial will follow in St. John Lutheran Cemetery, Rock Springs. The Farber Funeral Home is assisting the family with the arrangements.

Glenn Reinfeldt

M, b. circa 1924, d. before July 2011
Father*Herbert Fred Reinfeldt b. 9 May 1896, d. 13 Jan 1970
Mother*Sylvia Bryant b. c 1900, d. b Oct 2004
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationGlenn Reinfeldt was also known as Glen.

Sharon A. Meske

F, b. 20 October 1931, d. 24 December 2017
Sharon A Meske 1950 senior portrait Reedsburg High School, Reedsburg, Sauk, WI
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name24 August 1984As of 24 August 1984,her married name was Reinfeldt.
  • Sharon A. Meske was born on 20 October 1931.
  • She married Glenn Reinfeldt, son of Herbert Fred Reinfeldt and Sylvia Bryant, on 24 August 1984.
  • Sharon A. Meske died on 24 December 2017 at age 86 Sharon A. Reinfeldt, age 86, of Baraboo, died on Sunday, December 24, 2017 at St. Clare Meadows Care Center. She was born on October 20, 1931 in North Freedom, the daughter of Alvin and Anna (Daubert) Meske. On August 24, 1984, she was married to Glen W. Reinfeldt. Sharon enjoyed playing cards, fishing and spending time with her family. Survivors include her seven children: Rajean Bender, of Baraboo; Mark Krueger, of Rock Springs, John (Margo) Krueger, of Reedsburg; Dennis Krueger, of Reedsburg; Kevin Krueger, of Wisconsin Rapids; Matthew (Melissa) Krueger, of Lime Ridge and Daniel Krueger, of Rock Springs; special friend: Nan Weiland, of Rock Springs; six grandchildren: Carrah, Calyn, Valerie, Ashley, Shawn and Jenna; six great grandchildren; nieces and nephews; other relatives and friends. She was preceded in death by her husband, Glen; three brothers: Emmette, Larry and Dexter Meske and five sisters: Hazel Alwin, infant Delores Meske, Wanda Klingenmeyer, Leola Beth and Beverly Holtz. Memorial services will be conducted at 11:00 A.M. on Friday, January 5, 2018 at the Hoof Funeral Home in Reedsburg with Pastor Marianne Cotter officiating. Inurnment will be in St. John's Lutheran Cemetery in Rock Springs at a later date. There will be a visitation after 10:00 A.M. on Friday at the funeral home. The family extends a special thank you to the staff of St. Clare Meadows for the wonderful care that Mom received and especially Dr. Timothy Deering. The Hoof Funeral Home is serving the family.
     Sharon A. Meske graduated in 1950 at Reedsburg High School, Reedsburg, Sauk, Wisconsin.

Herbert Bryant

M

Children of Herbert Bryant and Emelia Merkel

Emelia Merkel

F
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Bryant.

Children of Emelia Merkel and Herbert Bryant

Rollo H. A. Bryant

M, b. 30 September 1909, d. 2 October 2004
Father*Herbert Bryant
Mother*Emelia Merkel
  • Rollo H. A. Bryant was born on 30 September 1909 at Sauk, Wisconsin.
  • He was the son of Herbert Bryant and Emelia Merkel.
  • Rollo H. A. Bryant married Elva E. Gade on 21 February 1936.
  • Rollo H. A. Bryant married Clara W. Krey, daughter of Edward Emil Krey and Ella Ida Kopf, on 30 March 1975.
  • Rollo H. A. Bryant died on 2 October 2004 at age 95 Rollo H. A. Bryant, age 95, of Reedsburg, passed away on Saturday, Oct. 2, 2004, at the Reedsburg Area Medical Center. He was born on Sept. 30, 1909, in Sauk County, the son of Herbert and Emelia (Merkel) Bryant. On Feb. 21, 1936, he was united in marriage to the former Elva E. Gade. She preceded him in death on May 2, 1972. He later married the former Clara Krey Crane on March 30, 1975. Rollo was a lifelong farmer in the town of Excelsior. He was a member of St. Peter's Lutheran Church, the Golden Agers, the Reedsburg Senior Citizens and the Tuesday Senior Bowling League. He enjoyed playing cards, hunting, fishing and sports of all kinds. He is survived by his wife, Clara; a daughter, Verla (Chub) Klingenmeyer of North Freedom; six stepchildren, Gilbert Crane, Bliss "Butch" (Maureen) Crane and Patsy (Dennis) Reetz all of Neshkoro, Audrey (Richard) Knopp of Oshkosh, Barbara (David) Lovett of Waukesha, and Adrian (Darlene) Crane of Sun Prairie; nine grandchildren, Dan (Colleen), Craig, Keith, Kathy (Ken), Vicki (Mike), Debbie (Alan), Christy (Josh), Melissa (Eric) and Michael; six great-grandchildren, Mattie, Alex, Brittany, Kaitlyn, Stephanie and Ryan; nieces and nephews; other relatives; and friends. He was preceded in death by a stepson, Dean Crane, in June 1967; and three sisters, Golda Schroeder, Sylvia Reinfeldt and Lola Bryant. Funeral services will be conducted at 11 a.m. on Tuesday, Oct. 5, 2004, at ST. PETER'S EVANGELICAL LUTHERAN CHURCH, Reedsburg, with the Rev. Paul Crolius officiating. Interment will be in St. Peter's cemetery. The family will receive friends from 4 p.m. until 8 p.m. on Monday, Oct. 4, 2004, at the HOOF FUNERAL HOME in Reedsburg. In lieu of flowers, memorials to St. Peter's Lutheran Church or school would be appreciated.

Elva E. Gade

F, d. 2 May 1972
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name21 February 1936As of 21 February 1936,her married name was Bryant.

Clara W. Krey

F, b. 2 May 1916, d. 28 February 2008
Father*Edward Emil Krey b. 21 Jul 1890, d. 15 Jan 1966
Mother*Ella Ida Kopf b. 17 Sep 1894, d. 28 Sep 1978
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name26 June 1938As of 26 June 1938,her married name was Crane.
Married Name30 March 1975As of 30 March 1975,her married name was Bryant.
  • Clara W. Krey was born on 2 May 1916 at Wisconsin.
  • She was the daughter of Edward Emil Krey and Ella Ida Kopf.
  • Clara W. Krey married Bliss S. Crane on 26 June 1938.
  • Clara W. Krey married Rollo H. A. Bryant, son of Herbert Bryant and Emelia Merkel, on 30 March 1975.
  • Clara W. Krey died on 28 February 2008 at age 91 Clara W. Bryant, age 91, of Reedsburg, died on Thursday, Feb. 28, 2008, at Evergreen Manor in Oshkosh. She was born on May 2, 1916, in Abelman, the daughter of Edward and Ella (Kopf) Krey. On June 26, 1938, she was united in marriage to Bliss S. Crane. He preceded her in death in June 1964. She later married Rollo H. A. Bryant on March30, 1975. He died on Oct. 2, 2004. Clara was a former member of Zion Lutheran Church in Neshkoro where she was active with the Ladies Aidand taught Sunday school. She was a lifetime member of the American Legion Auxiliary and she was a member of the Veterans of Foreign Wars Auxiliary. Clara was a Gold Star Mother. She was a faithful member of St. Peter' s Lutheran Church where she was a member of the Ladies Aid and the Golden Agers. Clara enjoyed doing handiwork, playing cards,doing crossword puzzles and growing her violets. Survivors include her children, Gilbert Crane, Bliss 'Butch' (Maureen) Crane and Patsy (Dennis) Reetz, all of Neshkoro, Audrey (Richard) Knopp of Oshkosh and Barbara (David) Lovett of Waukesha; a daughter-in-law, Darlene Crane of Sun Prairie; her step-daughter, Verla (Chub) Klingenmeyer of North Freedom; nine grandchildren; six great-grandchildren; two brothers, Raymond Krey of Baraboo and Lester 'Slug' Krey of Reedsburg; her sister, Ardell (Rex) Albers of Reedsburg; other relatives and friends. In addition to her husbands, she was preceded in death by two sons, Dean and Adrian Crane; one brother, Edgar 'Eggs' Krey and her sister-in-law, Juanita Krey. Funeral services will be conducted at 11a.m. on Tuesday, March 4, 2008, at ZION LUTHERAN CHURCH in Neshkorowith the Rev. Franklin Giebel officiating. Interment will be in the church cemetery. The family will receive friends from 4 p.m. until 7p.m. on Monday at the HOOF FUNERAL HOME in Reedsburg and from 9:30 a.m.until the time of the service on Tuesday at the church. In lieu of flowers, memorials to St. Peter' s Ladies Aid or Zion Lutheran Ladies Aid would be appreciated. The Hoof Funeral Home is serving the family.

Children of Clara W. Krey and Bliss S. Crane

Golda Bryant

F, d. before October 2004
Father*Herbert Bryant
Mother*Emelia Merkel
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Schroeder.

Lola Bryant

F, d. before October 2004
Father*Herbert Bryant
Mother*Emelia Merkel

William Schara

M, b. circa 1892
  • William Schara was born circa 1892 at Wisconsin.
  • He married Edith Lyons circa 1915.

Children of William Schara and Edith Lyons

Edith Lyons

F, b. circa 1899
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationEdith Lyons was also known as Nora.
Married Namecirca 1915As of circa 1915,her married name was Schara.
  • Edith Lyons was born circa 1899 at Wisconsin.
  • She married William Schara circa 1915.

Children of Edith Lyons and William Schara

Henry C. Dwars

M, b. 3 March 1874, d. 1927
Father*Gustav Dwars b. Dec 1845, d. 8 Feb 1926
Mother*Mary Schmidt b. Apr 1854, d. 1942
  • Henry C. Dwars was born on 3 March 1874 at Wisconsin.
  • He was the son of Gustav Dwars and Mary Schmidt.
  • Henry C. Dwars died in 1927.
Census DateLocation
June 1880Excelsior, Sauk, WisconsinHenry C. Dwars was listed as a son in Gustav Dwars's household on the 1880 Census at Excelsior, Sauk, Wisconsin.1
23 June 1900Excelsior, Sauk, WisconsinHenry C. Dwars was listed as a son in Gustav Dwars's household on the 1900 Census at Excelsior, Sauk, Wisconsin.2
12 May 1910Excelsior, Sauk, WisconsinHenry C. Dwars was listed as a son in Gustav Dwars's household on the 1910 Census at Excelsior, Sauk, Wisconsin.3

Citations

  1. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, NA Film Number T9-1446 Page Number 84C.
  2. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1900; Census Place: Excelsior, Sauk, Wisconsin; Roll: T623_1816; Page: 14B; Enumeration District: 132.
  3. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1910; Census Place: Excelsior, Sauk, Wisconsin; Roll: T624_1736; Page: 15A; Enumeration District: 113; Image: 865.

Bertha Dwars

F, b. before 1900, d. before 1900
Father*Gustav Dwars b. Dec 1845, d. 8 Feb 1926
Mother*Mary Schmidt b. Apr 1854, d. 1942

Josephine Volk

F, b. circa 1883, d. before 1930
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name30 December 1916As of 30 December 1916,her married name was Ziemke.
  • Josephine Volk was born circa 1883 at Massachusetts.
  • She married Emil Henry Ziemke on 30 December 1916 at Cook, Illinois.
  • Josephine Volk died before 1930.
Census DateLocation
1920Chicago Ward 33, Cook, IllinoisJosephine Volk was listed as wife in Emil Henry Ziemke's household on the 1920 Census at Chicago Ward 33, Cook, Illinois.1

Citations

  1. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1920;Census Place: Chicago Ward 33, Cook (Chicago), Illinois; Roll: T625_352; Page: 11A; Enumeration District: 2065; Image: 26.

Ester H. Ziemke

F, b. circa 1912
Father*Emil Henry Ziemke b. 25 Aug 1888, d. 1957
Mother*Emilie Henrietta Breitzke b. 2 Apr 1882, d. 12 Jun 1915
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Namebefore 1942As of before 1942,her married name was Schulz.
Census DateLocation
1920Chicago Ward 33, Cook, IllinoisEster H. Ziemke was listed as a daughter in Emil Henry Ziemke's household on the 1920 Census at Chicago Ward 33, Cook, Illinois.1
1940Cicero, Cook, IllinoisEster H. Ziemke was listed as a daughter in Emil Henry Ziemke's household on the 1940 Census at Cicero, Cook, Illinois.2

Citations

  1. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1920;Census Place: Chicago Ward 33, Cook (Chicago), Illinois; Roll: T625_352; Page: 11A; Enumeration District: 2065; Image: 26.
  2. [S373] U.S. Federal Census 1940 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1940; Census Place: Cicero, Cook, Illinois; Roll: T627_775; Page: 2A; Enumeration District: 16-113.

Willie Richard Schupp

M, b. 19 September 1901, d. 10 December 1971
Father*Louis Schupp
Mother*Lottie Gates
Census DateLocation
8 April 1930San Antonio, Bexar, TexasWillie Richard Schupp was listed as the head of a family on the 1930 Census at San Antonio, Bexar, Texas.1

Citations

  1. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1930; Census Place: San Antonio, Bexar, Texas; Roll: 2294; Page: 16A; Enumeration District: 58; Image: 201.0.

Louis Schupp

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Child of Louis Schupp and Lottie Gates

Lottie Gates

F
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Schupp.

Child of Lottie Gates and Louis Schupp

Carrie M. Heustead

F
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name2 September 1874As of 2 September 1874,her married name was Prater.

Charles C. Richards

M, b. July 1895
Father*Curtis Calvin Richards b. Jan 1870
Mother*Amelia Cridge b. Oct 1872, d. 1944
Census DateLocation
1900Mineral Point, Iowa, WisconsinCharles C. Richards was listed as a son in Curtis Calvin Richards's household on the 1900 Census at Mineral Point, Iowa, Wisconsin.1
5 May 1910Linden, Iowa, WisconsinCharles C. Richards was listed as a son in Curtis Calvin Richards's household on the 1910 Census at Linden, Iowa, Wisconsin.2

Citations

  1. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1900; Census Place: Mineral Point, Iowa, Wisconsin; Roll: T623_1791; Page: 7A; Enumeration District: 66.
  2. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1910; Census Place: Linden, Iowa, Wisconsin; Roll: T624_1711; Page: 16A; Enumeration District: 57; Image: 948.

Lloyd C. Richards

M, b. January 1899
Father*Curtis Calvin Richards b. Jan 1870
Mother*Amelia Cridge b. Oct 1872, d. 1944
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationLloyd C. Richards was also known as Loyd.
Census DateLocation
1900Mineral Point, Iowa, WisconsinLloyd C. Richards was listed as a son in Curtis Calvin Richards's household on the 1900 Census at Mineral Point, Iowa, Wisconsin.1
5 May 1910Linden, Iowa, WisconsinLloyd C. Richards was listed as a son in Curtis Calvin Richards's household on the 1910 Census at Linden, Iowa, Wisconsin.2

Citations

  1. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1900; Census Place: Mineral Point, Iowa, Wisconsin; Roll: T623_1791; Page: 7A; Enumeration District: 66.
  2. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1910; Census Place: Linden, Iowa, Wisconsin; Roll: T624_1711; Page: 16A; Enumeration District: 57; Image: 948.

Wallace Richards

M, b. circa 1903
Father*Curtis Calvin Richards b. Jan 1870
Mother*Amelia Cridge b. Oct 1872, d. 1944
Census DateLocation
5 May 1910Linden, Iowa, WisconsinWallace Richards was listed as a son in Curtis Calvin Richards's household on the 1910 Census at Linden, Iowa, Wisconsin.1

Citations

  1. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1910; Census Place: Linden, Iowa, Wisconsin; Roll: T624_1711; Page: 16A; Enumeration District: 57; Image: 948.

James R. Richards

M, b. circa 1845, d. after 1880
  • James R. Richards was born circa 1845 at England.
  • He married Matilda (?) before 1865.
  • James R. Richards died after 1880.

Child of James R. Richards and Matilda (?)

Matilda (?)

F, b. circa 1846, d. after 1880
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Namebefore 1865As of before 1865,her married name was Richards.
  • Matilda (?) was born circa 1846 at England.
  • She married James R. Richards before 1865.
  • Matilda (?) died after 1880.

Child of Matilda (?) and James R. Richards

Vera Matilda Berg

F, b. 14 April 1903, d. 29 May 1992
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name1 June 1929As of 1 June 1929,her married name was Wiggin.
Married Name1 June 1929As of 1 June 1929,her married name was Wiggins.
  • Vera Matilda Berg was born on 14 April 1903 at Canton, Lincoln, South Dakota.
  • She married Orlo M. Wiggin, son of Frank W. Wiggin and Genieve E. Fenner, on 1 June 1929 at Billings, Yellowstone, Montana.
  • Vera Matilda Berg died on 29 May 1992 at Musselshell, Montana, at age 89.
     Vera Matilda Berg and Orlo M. Wiggin lived in 1937 at Billings, Montana.

Mary H. (?)

F, b. October 1838, d. after 1900
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Wiggin.
  • Mary H. (?) married (?) Wiggin.
  • Mary H. (?) was born in October 1838 at New Hampshire.
  • She died after 1900.
Census DateLocation
1900Lynn, Lincoln, South DakotaMary H. (?) was listed as mother in Frank W. Wiggin's household on the 1900 Census at Lynn, Lincoln, South Dakota.1

Child of Mary H. (?) and (?) Wiggin

Citations

  1. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1900; Census Place: Lynn, Lincoln, South Dakota; Roll: T623_ 1551; Page: 14A; Enumeration District: 224.

(?) Wiggin

M, d. before 1900
  • (?) Wiggin was born at New Hampshire.
  • He married Mary H. (?).
  • (?) Wiggin died before 1900.

Child of (?) Wiggin and Mary H. (?)