Letah Lorraine Spyker

F, b. 6 September 1924
Father*Carl Merville Spyker b. 8 Feb 1890, d. 2 Dec 1978
Mother*Florence Bell Reagles b. 29 Jun 1894, d. 26 Aug 1975
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name14 November 1941As of 14 November 1941,her married name was Sumwalt.
Census DateLocation
23 April 1930Ithaca, Richland, WisconsinLetah Lorraine Spyker was listed as a daughter in Carl Merville Spyker's household on the 1930 Census at Ithaca, Richland, Wisconsin.1
1940Ithaca, Richland, WisconsinLetah Lorraine Spyker was listed as a daughter in Carl Merville Spyker's household on the 1940 Census at Ithaca, Richland, Wisconsin.2
     In October 1973 at Wisconsin celebrated Nellie (Kittle) Sumwalt's 81st birthday and 24th wedding anniversary of Mr and Mrs Leonard Sumwalt.

Citations

  1. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED52-9. Dwelling 122.
  2. [S373] U.S. Federal Census 1940 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1940; Census Place: Ithaca, Richland, Wisconsin; Roll: T627_4518; Page: 8B; Enumeration District: 52-9.

Agnes Catherine Roessler

F, b. 29 July 1905, d. 26 November 1974
Father*Wenzel L. Roessler b. 27 Sep 1853, d. 23 Sep 1926
Mother*Anna Rose Honish b. Jun 1857, d. 5 May 1948
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationAgnes Catherine Roessler was also known as Agnes K.
Married Namecirca 1925As of circa 1925,her married name was Greenheck.
Census DateLocation
30 April 1910Bear Creek, Sauk, WisconsinAgnes Catherine Roessler was listed as a daughter in Wenzel L. Roessler's household on the 1910 Census at Bear Creek, Sauk, Wisconsin.2
January 1920Bear Creek, Sauk, WisconsinAgnes Catherine Roessler was listed as a daughter in Wenzel L. Roessler's household on the 1920 Census at Bear Creek, Sauk, Wisconsin.3
2 May 1930Ithaca, Richland, WisconsinAgnes Catherine Roessler was listed as wife in John Joseph Greenheck's household on the 1930 Census at Ithaca, Richland, Wisconsin.4
     Agnes Catherine Roessler obtained US Social Security Card at Wisconsin; last residence Hillpoint, Sauk, Wisconsin. She lived in 1926 at Bear Valley, Richland, Wisconsin. She lived in 1948 at Ithaca, Richland, Wisconsin. She had seven children.

Children of Agnes Catherine Roessler and John Joseph Greenheck

Citations

  1. [S283] Thompson's Saint Kilian Cemetery, online http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.com/~richlandwi/StKilian/StKilianAL.html
  2. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED110. Dwelling 85.
  3. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED160. Dwelling 30.
  4. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED52-9. Dwelling 175.

Ruth Ann Greenheck

F, b. 16 August 1928, d. 10 May 2006
Father*John Joseph Greenheck b. 17 Apr 1895, d. 21 Sep 1968
Mother*Agnes Catherine Roessler b. 29 Jul 1905, d. 26 Nov 1974
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameNovember 1953As of November 1953,her married name was Halverson.
  • Ruth Ann Greenheck was born on 16 August 1928 at Wisconsin.
  • She was the daughter of John Joseph Greenheck and Agnes Catherine Roessler.
  • Ruth Ann Greenheck married Herman Leo Halverson Jr. in November 1953 at Wisconsin Ruth Ann Greenheck and Herman L Halverson Jr wedding announcement.
    Madison Wisconsin State Journal November 30, 1953 - Ruth Ann Greenheck and Herman L Halverson Jr wedding announcement
  • Ruth Ann Greenheck died on 10 May 2006 at age 77 Ruth Ann Halverson (Greenheck), age 77, passed away on Wednesday, May 10, 2006, at the Don and Marilyn Anderson HospiceCare Center, Madison, after a long battle with respiratory problems. She was born on Aug. 16, 1928, in Bear Valley, the second child of John and Agnes (Roessler) Greenheck. Ruth graduated from Edgewood High School in 1946 and then St. Anthony College of Nursing in Rockford, Ill. in 1949. She married Herman Leo Halverson, Jr., of Madison, in 1953. As a young mother of five, Ruth also worked as a registered nurse at the V.A. Hospital and Oscar Mayer. Always concerned about the welfare of family, friends and strangers, Ruth was a dedicated volunteer who made endless meatloaves for those in need. Ruth taught her children to never shy away from a challenge, was a strong advocate for education and was very proud of the professional achievements of her three daughters and two sons. She is survived by her husband, Leo; their five children, LyAnne Halverson, Leslie (Brodie Hall) Halverson Hall, Herman Leo, III "Chip" (Kathy) Halverson, John Olaf "Ole" (Kathy Lamond) Halverson and Mary Kaia "Kaia" (Rob) Durall; eight grandchildren, Brandon, Casey, Chelsea, Kaia, Blake, Taylor and Mikala, Finn; brothers and sisters, Jim (Shirley) Greenheck, Dick (Jean) Greenheck, Janice Donatell and Steve (Luann) Greenheck; and sister-in-law, Ann Greenheck. Ruth was preceded in death by brothers, Tom and Gene; and brother-in-law, Hank Donatell. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Saturday, May 13, 2006, at ST. PATRICK'S CATHOLIC CHURCH, 404 Main St., Madison, at 11 a.m. with Father Daniel Ganshert officiating. Burial will follow at Resurrection Catholic Cemetery. A visitation will be held at the church on Saturday from 10 a.m. until the time of Mass. The family requests memorials be made to St. Patrick's Catholic Church, 404 Main St., Madison, WI 53703, or to Don and Marilyn Anderson HospiceCare Center, 5395 E. Cheryl Parkway, Madison, WI 53711. Ryan Funeral Home & Cremation Service.
Census DateLocation
2 May 1930Ithaca, Richland, WisconsinRuth Ann Greenheck was listed as a daughter in John Joseph Greenheck's household on the 1930 Census at Ithaca, Richland, Wisconsin.1

Citations

  1. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED52-9. Dwelling 175.

Catherine Zanzinger

F, b. 4 August 1892, d. June 1983
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Namecirca 1915As of circa 1915,her married name was Greenheck.
Census DateLocation
5 January 1920Lone Rock, Richland, WisconsinCatherine Zanzinger was listed as wife in William Greenheck's household on the 1920 Census at Lone Rock, Richland, Wisconsin.1
3 May 1930Lone Rock, Richland, WisconsinCatherine Zanzinger was listed as wife in William Greenheck's household on the 1930 Census at Lone Rock, Richland, Wisconsin.2
     Catherine Zanzinger obtained US Social Security Card at Wisconsin; last residence Wausau, Marathon, Wisconsin.

Children of Catherine Zanzinger and William Greenheck

Citations

  1. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED195. Dwelling 111.
  2. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED52-10. Dwelling 104.

Bernard A. Greenheck

M, b. 22 April 1917, d. 19 March 2003
Father*William Greenheck b. 31 Mar 1886, d. Feb 1966
Mother*Catherine Zanzinger b. 4 Aug 1892, d. Jun 1983
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationBernard A. Greenheck was also known as B. A.
Census DateLocation
5 January 1920Lone Rock, Richland, WisconsinBernard A. Greenheck was listed as a son in William Greenheck's household on the 1920 Census at Lone Rock, Richland, Wisconsin.1
3 May 1930Lone Rock, Richland, WisconsinBernard A. Greenheck was listed as a son in William Greenheck's household on the 1930 Census at Lone Rock, Richland, Wisconsin.2
     Bernard A. Greenheck obtained US Social Security Card at Wisconsin; last residence Schofield, Marathon, Wisconsin.

Citations

  1. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED195. Dwelling 111.
  2. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED52-10. Dwelling 104.

Arnold Greenheck

M, b. circa 1919
Father*William Greenheck b. 31 Mar 1886, d. Feb 1966
Mother*Catherine Zanzinger b. 4 Aug 1892, d. Jun 1983
Census DateLocation
5 January 1920Lone Rock, Richland, WisconsinArnold Greenheck was listed as a son in William Greenheck's household on the 1920 Census at Lone Rock, Richland, Wisconsin.1
3 May 1930Lone Rock, Richland, WisconsinArnold Greenheck was listed as a son in William Greenheck's household on the 1930 Census at Lone Rock, Richland, Wisconsin.2

Citations

  1. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED195. Dwelling 111.
  2. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED52-10. Dwelling 104.

Rita M. Greenheck

F, b. circa 1921
Father*William Greenheck b. 31 Mar 1886, d. Feb 1966
Mother*Catherine Zanzinger b. 4 Aug 1892, d. Jun 1983
Census DateLocation
3 May 1930Lone Rock, Richland, WisconsinRita M. Greenheck was listed as a daughter in William Greenheck's household on the 1930 Census at Lone Rock, Richland, Wisconsin.1

Citations

  1. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED52-10. Dwelling 104.

Marie Schumacher

F, b. 2 February 1869, d. 21 May 1941
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationMarie Schumacher was also known as Mary.
Married Namecirca 1897As of circa 1897,her married name was Meyer.
  • Marie Schumacher was born on 2 February 1869 at Germany.
  • She married George Meyer circa 1897 at Germany.
  • Marie Schumacher died on 21 May 1941 at Reedsburg, Sauk, Wisconsin, at age 72 Marie Schumacher Meyer obituary.
    Madison Wisconsin State Journal May 25, 1941 - Marie Schumacher Meyer obituary
  • She was buried after 21 May 1941 at Saint Johns Cemetery, Rock Springs, Sauk, Wisconsin.
Census DateLocation
1 June 1905Ableman, Sauk, WisconsinMarie Schumacher is listed as wife on the census of 1 June 1905 in the household of George Meyer at Ableman, Sauk, Wisconsin.1
15 April 1910Ableman, Sauk, WisconsinMarie Schumacher was listed as wife in George Meyer's household on the 1910 Census at Ableman, Sauk, Wisconsin.2
3 January 1920Excelsior, Sauk, WisconsinMarie Schumacher was listed as wife in George Meyer's household on the 1920 Census at Excelsior, Sauk, Wisconsin.3
15 April 1930Reedsburg, Sauk, WisconsinMarie Schumacher was listed as mother-in-law in Arnold William Frederick Friede's household on the 1930 Census at Reedsburg, Sauk, Wisconsin; Living at 420 North Cork.4
2 May 1940Reedsburg, Sauk, WisconsinMarie Schumacher was listed as mother-in-law in Arnold William Frederick Friede's household on the 1940 Census at Reedsburg, Sauk, Wisconsin; Living at 215 N. Dewey Ave. Living next door to W. H. Friede.5
     Marie Schumacher and George Meyer immigrated in 1901. Marie Schumacher had 4 with 2 living in 1910 children.

Children of Marie Schumacher and George Meyer

Citations

  1. [S364] Wisconsin State Census Wisconsin State Censuses, 1895 and 1905, by Ancestry.com, Dwelling 73.
  2. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED113. Dwelling 19.
  3. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED152. Dwelling 38.
  4. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED56-30. Ward 2. Dwelling 260.
  5. [S373] U.S. Federal Census 1940 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED56-32a. Dwelling 364. Sheet 15b.

George Meyer

M, b. 22 September 1871, d. 25 November 1928
  • George Meyer was born on 22 September 1871 at Germany.
  • He married Marie Schumacher circa 1897 at Germany.
  • George Meyer died on 25 November 1928 at Sauk, Wisconsin, at age 57.
  • He was buried after 25 November 1928 at Saint Johns Cemetery, Rock Springs, Sauk, Wisconsin.
Census DateLocation
1 June 1905Ableman, Sauk, WisconsinGeorge Meyer appeared on the census of 1 June 1905 at Ableman, Sauk, Wisconsin.1
15 April 1910Ableman, Sauk, WisconsinHe was listed as the head of a family on the 1910 Census at Ableman, Sauk, Wisconsin.2
3 January 1920Excelsior, Sauk, WisconsinHe was listed as the head of a family on the 1920 Census at Excelsior, Sauk, Wisconsin.3
     George Meyer and Marie Schumacher immigrated in 1901.

Children of George Meyer and Marie Schumacher

Citations

  1. [S364] Wisconsin State Census Wisconsin State Censuses, 1895 and 1905, by Ancestry.com, Dwelling 73.
  2. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED113. Dwelling 19.
  3. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED152. Dwelling 38.

Lydia D. Steinweg

F, b. 20 June 1920, d. 13 June 1995
Father*Albert Adolph Steinweg b. 6 Nov 1877, d. 2 Sep 1960
Mother*Lydia Magdalene Meyer b. 28 Jan 1890, d. 19 Aug 1966
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name28 September 1941As of 28 September 1941,her married name was Bernhard.
Married Nameafter 1975As of after 1975,her married name was Capener.
  • Lydia D. Steinweg was born on 20 June 1920 at Reedsburg, Sauk, Wisconsin.
  • She was the daughter of Albert Adolph Steinweg and Lydia Magdalene Meyer.
  • Lydia D. Steinweg married Jerome Bernhard on 28 September 1941 at Reedsburg, Sauk, Wisconsin.
  • Lydia D. Steinweg married Wilber Capener after 1975.
  • Lydia D. Steinweg died on 13 June 1995 at Minot, North Dakota, at age 74.
Census DateLocation
15 April 1930Reedsburg, Sauk, WisconsinLydia D. Steinweg was listed as a daughter in Albert Adolph Steinweg's household on the 1930 Census at Reedsburg, Sauk, Wisconsin; living at 341 Eight Street.1

Citations

  1. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED56-30. Ward 2. Dwelling 272.

Conrad A. Steinweg

M, b. 15 April 1922, d. 9 March 2015
Conrad A Steinweg
Father*Albert Adolph Steinweg b. 6 Nov 1877, d. 2 Sep 1960
Mother*Lydia Magdalene Meyer b. 28 Jan 1890, d. 19 Aug 1966
Name TypeDateDescription
NicknameConrad A. Steinweg also went by the name of Connie.
  • Conrad A. Steinweg was born on 15 April 1922 at Wisconsin.
  • He was the son of Albert Adolph Steinweg and Lydia Magdalene Meyer.
  • Conrad A. Steinweg married Joan M. Brimmer on 29 May 1954.
  • Conrad A. Steinweg died on 9 March 2015 at Baraboo, Sauk, Wisconsin, at age 92 Conrad A. Steinweg, 92, of Reedsburg, was called home by his Lord and Savior on Monday, March 9, 2015 at St. Clare Hospice House in Baraboo.
    He was born April 15, 1922, the son of Albert A. and Lydia M. (Meyer) Steinweg. Conrad was born and raised in Reedsburg and raised his family there. He was a decorated World War II veteran who proudly served his country in the United States Army from November 1942 through February 1946. He was a recipient of the Purple Heart.
    On May 29, 1954, Conrad was united in marriage to Joan M. Brimmer at St. Peter’s Lutheran Church, Reedsburg. This marriage was blessed with two children. Conrad was employed as a purchasing agent at Hankscraft, Reedsburg, for many years. He was a lifelong member of St. Peter’s Lutheran Church, a member of the Reedsburg American Legion Post No. 350, VFW Post No. 1916 and the Reedsburg Historical Society. He enjoyed sharing his military experiences with schoolchildren and participating in veterans’ services and programs in our local community and beyond. He made it his mission to ensure every veteran had a flag on his/her grave each year on Memorial Day. Conrad also enjoyed repurposing found items and was a reliable handyman for seniors who needed assistance.
    Conrad was preceded in death by his wife; parents; great-granddaughter, Aurora Steinweg; brothers and sisters, Alma (Louie) Rolfsmeyer, Bruno (Virginia) Steinweg, Ruth (Walter, Lorenz) Krueger/Droes, Henry Steinweg, Ernst Steinweg, Albert Steinweg, Lydia (Jerry, Wilber) Bernhard/Capener; brother-in-law, Ray Peper.
    Conrad is survived by his son, Thomas (Robin) Steinweg; daughter, Jane Steinweg; grandsons, Christopher Henderson, David Steinweg, Aaron Henderson, Brian (Veronica) Steinweg; sisters and brother, Dorothea Peper, Carl Steinweg, Louise Lange; sister-in-law, Margie Steinweg; many nieces; nephews; along with other relatives; and friends.
    Funeral services will be conducted at 2 p.m. Sunday, March 15, 2015, at St. Peter’s Lutheran Church, Reedsburg, with Pastor Paul Crolius officiating. Burial will follow in St. Peter’s Cemetery. Visitation will be held from 4-8 p.m. Saturday at Farber Funeral Home, Reedsburg, and from 1 p.m. until the time of service Sunday at the church.
  • He was buried on 15 March 2015 at St. Peter's Lutheran Cemetery, Reedsburg, Sauk, Wisconsin.1
Census DateLocation
15 April 1930Reedsburg, Sauk, WisconsinConrad A. Steinweg was listed as a son in Albert Adolph Steinweg's household on the 1930 Census at Reedsburg, Sauk, Wisconsin; living at 341 Eight Street.2
26 April 1940Reedsburg, Sauk, WisconsinConrad A. Steinweg was listed as a son in Albert Adolph Steinweg's household on the 1940 Census at Reedsburg, Sauk, Wisconsin.3
     On 26 October 1942 at U.S. World War II Army Enlistment, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, Name: Conrad A Steinweg Birth Year: 1922 Race: White, citizen (White) Nativity State or Country: Wisconsin State: Wisconsin County or City: Dane Enlistment Date: 26 Oct 1942 Enlistment State: Wisconsin Enlistment City: Milwaukee Branch: Branch Immaterial - Warrant Officers, USA Branch Code: Branch Immaterial - Warrant Officers, USA Grade: Private Grade Code: Private Term of Enlistment: Enlistment for the duration of the War or other emergency, plus six months, subject to the discretion of the President or otherwise according to law Component: Selectees (Enlisted Men) Source: Civil Life Education: 4 years of high school Marital Status: Single, without dependents Height: 71 Weight: 157. Conrad A. Steinweg lived in 2000 at 715 North Locust Street, Reedsburg, Sauk, Wisconsin.

Citations

  1. [S214] Wisconsin Sauk Co Cemetery Records Vol 9, Pg 158.
  2. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED56-30. Ward 2. Dwelling 272.
  3. [S373] U.S. Federal Census 1940 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED56-32b. Dwelling 192. Sheet 9a.

Fredrick Ziech Sr.

M, b. 2 January 1860, d. 16 March 1936
Father*Johann Ziech b. 22 Oct 1829, d. 4 Jun 1890
Mother*Friedericka (?) b. 16 Apr 1818, d. 10 Dec 1899
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationFredrick Ziech Sr. was also known as Friederick.
Name VariationFredrick Ziech Sr. was also known as Fred.
Census DateLocation
1 June 1900Winfield, Sauk, WisconsinFredrick Ziech Sr. was listed as the head of a family on the 1900 Census at Winfield, Sauk, Wisconsin.1
9 May 1910Winfield, Sauk, WisconsinHe was listed as the head of a family on the 1910 Census at Winfield, Sauk, Wisconsin.2
6 January 1920Reedsburg, Sauk, WisconsinHe was listed as the head of a family on the 1920 Census at Reedsburg, Sauk, Wisconsin, living next door to his son, Fredrick Ziech.3
4 April 1930Reedsburg Town, Sauk, WisconsinHe was listed as father-in-law in Henry William Schrank's household on the 1930 Census at Reedsburg Town, Sauk, Wisconsin.4
     Fredrick Ziech Sr. immigrated in 1885.

Children of Fredrick Ziech Sr. and Karoline Mittlesteadt

Citations

  1. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED130. Dwelling 205.
  2. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED111. Dwelling 81.
  3. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED174. Dwelling 68.
  4. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED56-31. Dwelling 20.

Agnes M. Harms

F, b. 1902, d. before 2000
Father*August Harms b. May 1869
Mother*Regina (?) b. Jul 1873
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name18 October 1922As of 18 October 1922,her married name was Klitzke.
Census DateLocation
1 June 1905Westfield, Sauk, WisconsinAgnes M. Harms is listed as granddaugher on the census of 1 June 1905 in the household of John Harms at Westfield, Sauk, Wisconsin.1
6 May 1910Westfield, Sauk, WisconsinAgnes M. Harms was listed as a daughter in August Harms's household on the 1910 Census at Westfield, Sauk, Wisconsin.2
8 April 1930Reedsburg, Sauk, WisconsinAgnes M. Harms was listed as wife in Walter H. Klitzke Sr.'s household on the 1930 Census at Reedsburg, Sauk, Wisconsin.3

Children of Agnes M. Harms and Walter H. Klitzke Sr.

Citations

  1. [S364] Wisconsin State Census Wisconsin State Censuses, 1895 and 1905, by Ancestry.com, Dwelling 48.
  2. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED130. Dwelling 241.
  3. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED56-31. Dwelling 56.

Elva Klitzke

F, b. 4 March 1923, d. 23 February 2014
Father*Walter H. Klitzke Sr. b. 18 Oct 1900, d. 18 Oct 1982
Mother*Agnes M. Harms b. 1902, d. b 2000
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Ninnemann.
Married Name27 October 1979As of 27 October 1979,her married name was Acton.
  • Elva Klitzke married Kenneth Ninnemann.
  • Elva Klitzke was born on 4 March 1923 at Wisconsin.
  • She was the daughter of Walter H. Klitzke Sr. and Agnes M. Harms.
  • Elva Klitzke married Robert H. Acton, son of Howard Acton and Clara Hoyer, on 27 October 1979.
  • Elva Klitzke died on 23 February 2014 at age 90 Elva K. Acton, age 90, of Loganville, died on Sunday, February 23, 2014 at Our House Assisted Living in Reedsburg. She was born on March 4, 1923 in the Township of Reedsburg, Sauk County, the daughter of Walter and Agnes (Harms) Klitzke Sr. Elva was employed for many years at the Sauk County Health Care Center. She enjoyed cooking, gardening, crocheting, reading and playing cards. Elva also has a musical talent playing a mouth organ which was given to be by her father when she was only six years old. When she was about ten years old, she and Oscar Baumgarten entered a WLS radio talent show and they came in second place. Even at her 90th birthday, she entertained with a rendition of Red Wing. Elva was a member of St. Peter's Lutheran Church in Loganville where she was active in the women's organization, bible studies, tying quilts and the Prayer Shawl Ministry. Survivors include her four daughters: Carolyn (Dale) Meyer, of Loganville; Janet (Gary) Dorow, of Baraboo; Gloria (Michael) Hirsch, of Stoughton and Donna (David) Petrusaitis, of Midland Texas; her son: Jerome (Sue) Ninnemann, of Baraboo; eight grandchildren; sixteen great grandchildren; two brothers: Marvin (Bertha) Klitzke, of Stoughton and Walter (Lorna) Klitzke Jr., of Rock Springs; her sister-in-law: Beverly (Don) Meyer, of Loganville; along with many cousins, nieces and nephews; She was preceded in death by her husband, Robert Acton, on September 13, 2013; the father of her children: Kenneth Ninnemann; her parents; two brothers: Edwin and Allen Klitzke and her sister-in-law: Luella Klitzke. Funeral services will be conducted at 11:00 A.M. on Saturday, March 1, 2014 at St. Peter's Lutheran Church in Loganville with Pastor Jeff Tomberlin officiating. Interment will be in St. Peter's Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 4:00 P.M. to 7:00 P.M. on Friday at the Hoof Funeral Home in Reedsburg. The Hoof Funeral Home is serving the family.
Census DateLocation
8 April 1930Reedsburg, Sauk, WisconsinElva Klitzke was listed as a daughter in Walter H. Klitzke Sr.'s household on the 1930 Census at Reedsburg, Sauk, Wisconsin.1

Citations

  1. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED56-31. Dwelling 56.

Edwin A. Klitzke

M, b. 28 July 1926, d. 19 February 2000
Father*Walter H. Klitzke Sr. b. 18 Oct 1900, d. 18 Oct 1982
Mother*Agnes M. Harms b. 1902, d. b 2000
  • Edwin A. Klitzke was born on 28 July 1926 at Wisconsin.
  • He was the son of Walter H. Klitzke Sr. and Agnes M. Harms.
  • Edwin A. Klitzke married Luella C. Sass, daughter of Fred W. Sass and Ruth Tourdot, on 12 February 1953.
  • Edwin A. Klitzke died on 19 February 2000 at age 73 Edwin A. Klitzke, age 73, of Rock Springs, died on Saturday, February 19, 2000 at the Reedsburg Area Medical Center following a courageous battle with cancer. He was born on July 28, 1926 in Reedsburg Township, the son of Walter H. and Agnes (Harms) Klitzke. On February 12, 1953, Edwin was united in marriage to Luella Sass. This marriage was blessed with three children. He was a lifelong member of St. Peter's Evangelical Lutheran Church in Reedsburg. Edwin enjoyed gardening and fishing. He was also an avid race car fan. He was preceded in death by his parents and brother, Allen Klitzke. He is survived by his wife, Luella of Rock Springs. Children: Lou Ann (James) Byrnes of Wonewoc, Diane (Terry) Geyman of Rock Springs and Dennis (Julie) Klitzke of Rock Springs; granddaughters: Sue (Kevin) Reich, Tracey (Chad) Davis, Lisa (Dan) Harrison, Jamie Geyman, Mandy Geyman and Hannah Klitzke; great granddaughters, Alexis Davis and Charity Reich; sister, Elva (Bob) Acton of Loganville; brothers, Marvin (Bert) Klitzke of Stoughton, Walter (Lorna) Klitzke of Rock Springs; sister-in-law, Bev (Don) Meyer of Loganville, many nieces and nephews along with other relatives and friends. Funeral services for Edwin A. Klitzke will be conducted at 11:00 a.m. on Thursday, February 24, 2000, at St. Peter's Evangelical Lutheran Church in Reedsburg with Reverend Kevin J. Kohnke officiating. Burial will follow in St. Peter's Lutheran Cemetery. Friends called on Wednesday from 5-8 p.m. at the Farber Funeral Home, Reedsburg and on Thursday from 10:00 a.m. until the time of the service at the church. Memorials of remembrance may be made to St. Peter's Evangelical Lutheran Church Radio Fund. The Farber Funeral Home is assisting the family with the arrangements. Taken from the Reedsburg Independent.
Census DateLocation
8 April 1930Reedsburg, Sauk, WisconsinEdwin A. Klitzke was listed as a son in Walter H. Klitzke Sr.'s household on the 1930 Census at Reedsburg, Sauk, Wisconsin.1
     Edwin A. Klitzke obtained US Social Security Card at Wisconsin; last residence Rock Springs, Sauk, Wisconsin.

Citations

  1. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED56-31. Dwelling 56.

baby boy Maring

M, b. 8 July 1889, d. before 1900
Father*Michael Maring b. 6 May 1853, d. 8 Nov 1919
Mother*Elizabeth Lebben b. 16 Jul 1859, d. 15 Jun 1926
  • Baby boy Maring was born on 8 July 1889 at Smelser, Grant, Wisconsin.1
  • He was the son of Michael Maring and Elizabeth Lebben.
  • Baby boy Maring died before 1900.

Citations

  1. [S187] Grant WI Birth Records Birth Records, by Wisconsin, Vol 2- Registry # 0950.

baby girl VanNatta

F, b. 8 May 1887, d. before 1900
Father*Harvey Love VanNatta b. 8 Nov 1854, d. 8 Dec 1932
Mother*Julia Curnow b. Mar 1853, d. Jan 1918
  • Baby girl VanNatta was born on 8 May 1887 at Harrison, Grant, Wisconsin.1
  • She was the daughter of Harvey Love VanNatta and Julia Curnow.
  • Baby girl VanNatta died before 1900.

Citations

  1. [S187] Grant WI Birth Records Birth Records, by Wisconsin, V2-0041.

Jessie Allen VanNatta

M, b. 17 November 1883, d. after 1918
Father*Harvey Love VanNatta b. 8 Nov 1854, d. 8 Dec 1932
Mother*Julia Curnow b. Mar 1853, d. Jan 1918
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationJessie Allen VanNatta was also known as Jesse.
  • Jessie Allen VanNatta was born on 17 November 1883 at Harrison, Grant, Wisconsin.1
  • He was the son of Harvey Love VanNatta and Julia Curnow.
  • Jessie Allen VanNatta died after 1918.
Census DateLocation
13 June 1900Platteville, Grant, WisconsinJessie Allen VanNatta was listed as a son in Harvey Love VanNatta's household on the 1900 Census at Platteville, Grant, Wisconsin.2

Citations

  1. [S187] Grant WI Birth Records Birth Records, by Wisconsin, V1-1573.
  2. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED49. Dwelling 247.

baby girl VanNatta

F, b. 2 June 1890, d. before 1900
Father*Harvey Love VanNatta b. 8 Nov 1854, d. 8 Dec 1932
Mother*Julia Curnow b. Mar 1853, d. Jan 1918
  • Baby girl VanNatta was born on 2 June 1890 at Harrison, Grant, Wisconsin.1
  • She was the daughter of Harvey Love VanNatta and Julia Curnow.
  • Baby girl VanNatta died before 1900.

Citations

  1. [S187] Grant WI Birth Records Birth Records, by Wisconsin, V2-1322.

Elona Clida VanNatta1

F, b. 5 December 1880
Father*Moses M. VanNatta1 b. 4 Aug 1835
Mother*Christina Cleo Nye1 b. Dec 1845
Census DateLocation
20 June 1900Harrison, Grant, WisconsinElona Clida VanNatta was listed as a sister in Philip Henry VanNatta's household on the 1900 Census at Harrison, Grant, Wisconsin.2

Citations

  1. [S187] Grant WI Birth Records Birth Records, by Wisconsin, V3-2418.
  2. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Dwelling 155.

Dora Long

F, b. May 1870, d. after 1940
Father*William Henry Long b. 12 Aug 1837, d. a Feb 1920
Mother*Mary McMann b. c 1852, d. 1873
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Namecirca 1890As of circa 1890,her married name was VanNatta.
Census DateLocation
1880Harrison, Grant, WisconsinDora Long was listed as a daughter in William Henry Long's household on the 1880 Census at Harrison, Grant, Wisconsin.2
20 June 1900Harrison, Grant, WisconsinDora Long was listed as wife in Samuel Perry VanNatta's household on the 1900 Census at Harrison, Grant, Wisconsin.3
2 May 1910Paris, Grant, WisconsinDora Long was listed as wife in Samuel Perry VanNatta's household on the 1910 Census at Paris, Grant, Wisconsin.4
8 April 1930Platteville, Grant, WisconsinDora Long was listed as wife in Samuel Perry VanNatta's household on the 1930 Census at Platteville, Grant, Wisconsin.5

Child of Dora Long and Samuel Perry VanNatta

Citations

  1. [S5] Wisconsin, Wisconsin Marriages, 1835-1900, listed under Vanatta, Samuel.
  2. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, NA Film Number T9-1427 Sheet 131C.
  3. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Dwelling 160.
  4. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED39. Dwelling 62.
  5. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED22-46. Dwelling 76.
  6. [S187] Grant WI Birth Records Birth Records, by Wisconsin, V2-1455.

Leila VanNatta1

F, b. 12 September 1890
Father*Samuel Perry VanNatta1 b. Feb 1863, d. a 1940
Mother*Dora Long1 b. May 1870, d. a 1940
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationLeila VanNatta was also known as Lela.
Census DateLocation
20 June 1900Harrison, Grant, WisconsinLeila VanNatta was listed as a daughter in Samuel Perry VanNatta's household on the 1900 Census at Harrison, Grant, Wisconsin.2
2 May 1910Paris, Grant, WisconsinLeila VanNatta was listed as a daughter in Samuel Perry VanNatta's household on the 1910 Census at Paris, Grant, Wisconsin.3

Citations

  1. [S187] Grant WI Birth Records Birth Records, by Wisconsin, V2-1455.
  2. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Dwelling 160.
  3. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED39. Dwelling 62.

Janette McKee Stanton

F, b. circa 1857
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name4 July 1881As of 4 July 1881,her married name was VanNatta.
Census DateLocation
1880Paris, Grant, WisconsinJanette McKee Stanton was listed as a boarder in Cyrus A. Hornbeck's household on the 1880 Census at Paris, Grant, Wisconsin. Her occupation is teacher.2

Children of Janette McKee Stanton and James Irvin VanNatta

Citations

  1. [S5] Wisconsin, Wisconsin Marriages, 1835-1900.
  2. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, NA Film Number T9-1427 Page Number 284B.
  3. [S187] Grant WI Birth Records Birth Records, by Wisconsin, V1-1568.
  4. [S187] Grant WI Birth Records Birth Records, by Wisconsin, V1-2443.
  5. [S187] Grant WI Birth Records Birth Records, by Wisconsin, V3-2385.
  6. [S187] Grant WI Birth Records Birth Records, by Wisconsin, V2-1450.

Moses Arthur VanNatta1

M, b. 17 November 1883, d. June 1965
Father*James Irvin VanNatta1 b. c 1853
Mother*Janette McKee Stanton1 b. c 1857
Census DateLocation
10 April 1930Marshfield, Wood, WisconsinMoses Arthur VanNatta was listed as the head of a family on the 1930 Census at Marshfield, Wood, Wisconsin, living at 501 South Drive.2
     Moses Arthur VanNatta obtained US Social Security Card at Wisconsin; last residence Louisiana.

Children of Moses Arthur VanNatta and Amdia J. (?)

Citations

  1. [S187] Grant WI Birth Records Birth Records, by Wisconsin, V1-1568.
  2. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED71-19. Dwelling 178.

Victor Irvin VanNatta1

M, b. 28 October 1887
Father*James Irvin VanNatta1 b. c 1853
Mother*Janette McKee Stanton1 b. c 1857
Census DateLocation
15 April 1930Wisconsin Rapids, Wood, WisconsinVictor Irvin VanNatta was listed as a lodger with the William Warren family on the 1930 Census at Wisconsin Rapids, Wood, Wisconsin.2
30 April 1930Arpin, Wood, WisconsinHe was listed as the head of a family on the 1930 Census at Arpin, Wood, Wisconsin.3

Children of Victor Irvin VanNatta and Gena (?)

Citations

  1. [S187] Grant WI Birth Records Birth Records, by Wisconsin, V3-2385.
  2. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED71-43. Dwelling 189.
  3. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED71-1. Dwelling 193.

(?) VanNatta1

M, b. 11 December 1885
Father*James Irvin VanNatta1 b. c 1853
Mother*Janette McKee Stanton1 b. c 1857

Citations

  1. [S187] Grant WI Birth Records Birth Records, by Wisconsin, V1-2443.

(?) VanNatta1

M, b. 23 January 1890
Father*James Irvin VanNatta1 b. c 1853
Mother*Janette McKee Stanton1 b. c 1857

Citations

  1. [S187] Grant WI Birth Records Birth Records, by Wisconsin, V2-1450.

John David Millhouse

M, b. February 1864, d. 8 April 1938
Father*John Millhouse b. c 1813
Mother*unknown (?) d. b 1880
  • John David Millhouse was born in February 1864 at Grant, Wisconsin.
  • He was the son of John Millhouse and unknown (?).
  • John David Millhouse married Effa G. VanNatta, daughter of Samuel A. VanNatta and Mary Ann Long, on 22 September 1886 at Grant, Wisconsin.1
  • John David Millhouse died on 8 April 1938 at Keeler, Van Buren, Michigan, at age 74 John Millhouse, 74, well known fruit grower residing south of Keeler village, died Friday night, his death following a brief illness although he had been in failing health for some months. Funeral rites for him were held Monday afternoon in the Keeler M. E. church, the Rev. Yost, Keeler pastor, officiating, and burial was in Keeler cemetery. Mr. Millhouse was a former resident of St. Joseph, but had resided on his Keeler farm for a number of years. Surviving him are his wife, four sons, Ernest and Sherburn Millhouse of St. Joseph, Walter Millhouse of Cuba City, Wis., and Robert at home, and three daughters, Florence Millhouse of South Bend, Ind., Mrs. Walter Lark of Chicago and Mary at home.
  • He was buried after 8 April 1938 at Keeler Cemetery, Keeler, Van Buren, Michigan.
Census DateLocation
1880Galena, Jo Daviess, IllinoisJohn David Millhouse was listed as a son in John Millhouse's household on the 1880 Census at Galena, Jo Daviess, Illinois.2
4 May 1910Platteville, Grant, WisconsinJohn David Millhouse was listed as the head of a family on the 1910 Census at Platteville, Grant, Wisconsin.3
1920Saint Joseph, Berrien, MichiganHe was listed as the head of a family on the 1920 Census at Saint Joseph, Berrien, Michigan.4
1930Keeler, Van Buren, MichiganHe was listed as the head of a family on the 1930 Census at Keeler, Van Buren, Michigan.5
     John David Millhouse was a apprentice to sadler in 1880.

Children of John David Millhouse and Effa G. VanNatta

Citations

  1. [S5] Wisconsin, Wisconsin Marriages, 1835-1900, listed as Effie Vanetta.
  2. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, NA Film Number T9-0216 Page Number 276B.
  3. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED41. Dwelling 253.
  4. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1920; Census Place: Saint Joseph, Berrien, Michigan; Roll: T625_758; Page: 8A; Enumeration District: 109; Image: 70.
  5. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1930; Census Place: Keeler, Van Buren, Michigan; Roll: 1028; Page: 5B; Enumeration District: 20; Image: 999.0; FHL microfilm: 2340763.
  6. [S187] Grant WI Birth Records Birth Records, by Wisconsin, V2-0229.

Martha Millhouse1

F, b. 27 October 1887
Father*John David Millhouse1 b. Feb 1864, d. 8 Apr 1938
Mother*Effa G. VanNatta1 b. Nov 1865, d. 1956
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Lark.

Citations

  1. [S187] Grant WI Birth Records Birth Records, by Wisconsin, V2-0229.

Raymond Eugene Wilson

M, b. 24 April 1920, d. 18 February 1999
Father*George William Wilson b. 8 Nov 1874, d. 31 Jul 1948
Mother*Katie Bernice VanNatta b. 16 Jul 1893, d. 3 Nov 1985
  • Raymond Eugene Wilson married Lucille Lawrence.
  • Raymond Eugene Wilson was born on 24 April 1920 at Paris, Grant, Wisconsin.
  • He was the son of George William Wilson and Katie Bernice VanNatta.
  • Raymond Eugene Wilson died on 18 February 1999 at North Carolina at age 78.
  • He was buried after 18 February 1999 at Pinelawn Memorial Park, Southern Pines, Moore, North Carolina.
Census DateLocation
9 April 1930Paris, Grant, WisconsinRaymond Eugene Wilson was listed as a son in George William Wilson's household on the 1930 Census at Paris, Grant, Wisconsin.1

Citations

  1. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED22-37. Dwelling 96.