August Frederich Soltwedel

M, b. 26 March 1886, d. 26 June 1926
Father*George William Soltwedel b. 3 Apr 1854, d. 1922
Mother*Anna Mathilde Dorathe Gade b. 9 Mar 1861, d. 10 Jul 1897
Life EventDateDescription
Birth26 March 1886August Frederich Soltwedel was born on 26 March 1886 at Sauk, Wisconsin.
He was the son of George William Soltwedel and Anna Mathilde Dorathe Gade.
Marriagecirca 1912August Frederich Soltwedel married Anna B. Schrank, daughter of Ferdinand Schrank and Bertha Roloff, circa 1912.
Death26 June 1926August Frederich Soltwedel died on 26 June 1926 at Sauk, Wisconsin, at age 40.
Census DateLocationDescription
5 June 1900Westfield, Sauk, WisconsinAugust Frederich Soltwedel was listed as a son in George William Soltwedel's household on the 1900 Census at Westfield, Sauk, Wisconsin.1
23 January 1920Westfield, Sauk, WisconsinAugust Frederich Soltwedel was listed as the head of a family on the 1920 Census at Westfield, Sauk, Wisconsin.2

Children of August Frederich Soltwedel and Anna B. Schrank

Citations

  1. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED149. Dwelling 31.
  2. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED171. Dwelling 183.

Raymond Reinhardt Soltwedel

M, b. 12 March 1914, d. 14 August 1999
Father*August Frederich Soltwedel b. 26 Mar 1886, d. 26 Jun 1926
Mother*Anna B. Schrank b. 24 May 1888, d. Jun 1951
Life EventDateDescription
Birth12 March 1914Raymond Reinhardt Soltwedel was born on 12 March 1914 at Wisconsin.
He was the son of August Frederich Soltwedel and Anna B. Schrank.
Marriage2 September 1937Raymond Reinhardt Soltwedel married Elsie L. Wright on 2 September 1937 at Loganville, Sauk, Wisconsin.
Death14 August 1999Raymond Reinhardt Soltwedel died on 14 August 1999 at age 85 Raymond Reinhardt Soltwedel obituary.
Janesville Gazette August 16, 1999 - Raymond Reinhardt Soltwedel obituary
Census DateLocationDescription
23 January 1920Westfield, Sauk, WisconsinRaymond Reinhardt Soltwedel was listed as a son in August Frederich Soltwedel's household on the 1920 Census at Westfield, Sauk, Wisconsin.1
28 April 1930Westfield, Sauk, WisconsinRaymond Reinhardt Soltwedel was listed as a son in Anna B. Schrank's household on the 1930 Census at Westfield, Sauk, Wisconsin.2
  • Raymond Reinhardt Soltwedel obtained US Social Security Card at Wisconsin; last residence , Rock, Wisconsin.

Child of Raymond Reinhardt Soltwedel and Elsie L. Wright

Citations

  1. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED171. Dwelling 183.
  2. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED56-39. Dwelling 141.

Lydia B. Soltwedel

F, b. 10 February 1916, d. 29 October 2005
Father*August Frederich Soltwedel b. 26 Mar 1886, d. 26 Jun 1926
Mother*Anna B. Schrank b. 24 May 1888, d. Jun 1951
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name1935As of 1935,her married name was Radke.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth10 February 1916Lydia B. Soltwedel was born on 10 February 1916 at Wisconsin.
She was the daughter of August Frederich Soltwedel and Anna B. Schrank.
Marriage1935Lydia B. Soltwedel married Walter Frederick Radke in 1935.
Death29 October 2005Lydia B. Soltwedel died on 29 October 2005 at age 89.
Census DateLocationDescription
23 January 1920Westfield, Sauk, WisconsinLydia B. Soltwedel was listed as a daughter in August Frederich Soltwedel's household on the 1920 Census at Westfield, Sauk, Wisconsin.1
28 April 1930Westfield, Sauk, WisconsinLydia B. Soltwedel was listed as a daughter in Anna B. Schrank's household on the 1930 Census at Westfield, Sauk, Wisconsin.2

Children of Lydia B. Soltwedel and Walter Frederick Radke

Citations

  1. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED171. Dwelling 183.
  2. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED56-39. Dwelling 141.

Dorathea E. Soltwedel

F, b. 2 September 1921, d. 5 August 2010
Father*August Frederich Soltwedel b. 26 Mar 1886, d. 26 Jun 1926
Mother*Anna B. Schrank b. 24 May 1888, d. Jun 1951
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationDorathea E. Soltwedel was also known as Dorothy E.
Married Name21 January 1943As of 21 January 1943,her married name was Scott.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth2 September 1921Dorathea E. Soltwedel was born on 2 September 1921 at Wisconsin.
She was the daughter of August Frederich Soltwedel and Anna B. Schrank.
Marriage21 January 1943Dorathea E. Soltwedel married Robert N. Scott on 21 January 1943.
Death5 August 2010Dorathea E. Soltwedel died on 5 August 2010 at age 88 Dorothy E. Scott, age 88, of Reedsburg, died on Thursday, August 5, 2010 at the Sauk County Health Care Center. She was born on September 2, 1921 in Loganville, the daughter of August and Anna (Schrank) Soltwedel. On January 21, 1943, she was married to Robert N. Scott. Dorothy was a member of St. Peter's Lutheran Church in Loganville. Survivors include three children: Donald R. (Bunni) Scott, of Lake Delton; Shirley McDonough, of Reedsburg and Nancy McDonough, of LaValle; eight grandchildren: Robin (Ray) Berlin, of Reedsburg; Donna (Darryl) Heinz, of New Lisbon; Angela Scott, of Lake Delton; Jody (Rebecca) McDonough, of Waunakee; Matthew McDonough, of Baraboo; Ryan (Jessica Gross) McDonough, of Ironton; Scott (Kayla Turgeon) McDonough, of Reedsburg and Shaun (Jill Mortimer) McDonough, of LaValle; ten great grandchildren; three brothers-in-law: Harold Scott, of Jonesdale; Dale (Yvonne) Scott, of Elroy and Ronald (Cal) Scott, of Janesville; three sisters-in-law: Jeanice (Carl) Hummer, of Kendall; Doris Herrewig, of Wonewoc and Diane Chase, of Tomah; a special friend: Jane Fisher, of Reedsburg; nieces and nephews; other relatives and friends. She was preceded in death by her husband, Robert, on September 24, 1997; two sons-in-law: Pat McDonough and Mike McDonough; one brother: Raymond (Elsie) Soltwedel; two sisters: Lydia (Walter) Radke and LaVeta (Ival) Schellenberger; four brothers-in-law: Marvin (Leatha) Scott and Arnold (Rhea) Scott, R.J. Herrewig and Eldon Chase and two sisters-in-law: Elaine Saylor and Norma Scott. Graveside services will be conducted at 11:00 A.M. on Sunday, August 8, 2010 at St. Peter's Lutheran Cemetery in Loganville with Pastor Christopher Miller officiating. In lieu of flowers, memorials to St. Peter's Lutheran Church would be appreciated. The Hoof Funeral Home is serving the family.
Census DateLocationDescription
28 April 1930Westfield, Sauk, WisconsinDorathea E. Soltwedel was listed as a daughter in Anna B. Schrank's household on the 1930 Census at Westfield, Sauk, Wisconsin.1

Child of Dorathea E. Soltwedel and Robert N. Scott

Citations

  1. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED56-39. Dwelling 141.

LaVeta Marie Soltwedel

F, b. 28 July 1925, d. 10 February 1995
Father*August Frederich Soltwedel b. 26 Mar 1886, d. 26 Jun 1926
Mother*Anna B. Schrank b. 24 May 1888, d. Jun 1951
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name28 September 1951As of 28 September 1951,her married name was Schellenberger.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth28 July 1925LaVeta Marie Soltwedel was born on 28 July 1925 at Wisconsin.
She was the daughter of August Frederich Soltwedel and Anna B. Schrank.
Marriage28 September 1951LaVeta Marie Soltwedel married Ival Carl Schellenberger, son of Carl Schellenberger and Hildegard Finger, on 28 September 1951.
Death10 February 1995LaVeta Marie Soltwedel died on 10 February 1995 at Madison, Dane, Wisconsin, at age 69 Laveta Marie (Soltwedel) Schellenberger obituary.
Madison Wisconsin State Journal February 11, 1995 - Laveta Marie (Soltwedel) Schellenberger obituary
Census DateLocationDescription
28 April 1930Westfield, Sauk, WisconsinLaVeta Marie Soltwedel was listed as a daughter in Anna B. Schrank's household on the 1930 Census at Westfield, Sauk, Wisconsin.1

Citations

  1. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED56-39. Dwelling 141.

Frieda Schlieckau

F, b. 18 February 1923, d. 23 August 2012
Father*August Schlieckau Sr. b. 3 Jan 1888, d. 26 Jan 1964
Mother*Martha M. Wawrock b. 20 Apr 1897, d. 15 Nov 1987
Frieda Schlieckau Lucht Craker
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationFrieda Schlieckau was also known as Frida.
Married Name25 June 1943As of 25 June 1943,her married name was Lucht.
Married Name24 July 1976As of 24 July 1976,her married name was Craker.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth18 February 1923Frieda Schlieckau was born on 18 February 1923 at Wisconsin.
She was the daughter of August Schlieckau Sr. and Martha M. Wawrock.
Marriage25 June 1943Frieda Schlieckau married Victor Lucht on 25 June 1943.
Marriage24 July 1976Frieda Schlieckau married Victor Craker on 24 July 1976.
Death23 August 2012Frieda Schlieckau died on 23 August 2012 at age 89 Frieda Lucht Craker, age 89, of Reedsburg, died on Thursday, August 23, 2012 at the Reedsburg Area Senior Life Center. She was born on February 18, 1923, the daughter of August and Martha (Wawrock) Schlieckau. On June 25, 1943 she was married to Victor Lucht at St. Peter's Church in Loganville. He died on September 28, 1972 due to a farm accident. She later married Victor Craker on July 24, 1976. He preceded her in death on February 25, 1999. Frieda was a caregiver for her youngest brother, August Schlieckau Jr., for many years. Augie preceded her in death on December 2, 2009. She worked as a cook at the Sauk County Health Care Center for many years. Frieda also enjoyed doing sewing and alterations. Survivors include her three daughters: Janet (Marvin) Laukant, of Rock Springs; Betty (Ronald) Schwartz, of Oconomowoc and Susan (Dennis) Bennett, of Portage; her stepson: Philip (Gloria) Craker, of Reedsburg; eight grandchildren: Cindy (Bob) Kissack, of Rock Springs; Nancy (Jon) Williams, of Lyndon Station; John (Joanna) Laukant, of Reedsburg; Charles Laukant, of Reedsburg; Craig (Gwen) Schwartz, of Verona; Amy (Michael) Borchers, of Indianapolis, IN; Victoria Bennett, of Poynette and Rebbecca Bass, of Portage; six step-grandchildren: Robin (Jean) Craker, of Reedsburg; Holly (Lynn) Mittelstaedt, of Reedsburg; Nancy Kaney, of Reedsburg; Jamie (Ken) Catterson, of Baraboo; Chris (Tammy) Craker, of Falkon, SD and Tracy Craker, of LaCrosse; thirty seven great-grandchildren; one great-great-grandson; four sisters: Dorothy Albers, of Reedsburg; Marion Roecker, of Reedsburg; Adeline (Joseph) Stimac, of Milwaukee and Beverly (Richard) Schultz, of LaValle; two brothers: Walter (Alva) Schlieckau, of Loganville and Henry (Jan) Schlieckau, of Reedsburg; a sister-in-law: Beverly Schlieckau, of Loganville; many nieces and nephews; other relatives and friends. In addition to her husbands, she was preceded in death by her parents; one sister: Louise White; two brothers: Harold and August Schlieckau Jr. and one nephew: Richard Roecker. She will be remembered for her delicious meals, her beautiful sewing and her passionate caregiving. Funeral services will be conducted at 1:00 P.M. on Sunday, August 26, 2012 at St. Peter's Lutheran Church in Loganville with Pastor Christopher Miller officiating. Interment will be in St. Peter's Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 3:00 P.M. to 7:00 P.M. on Saturday at the Hoof Funeral Home in Reedsburg. The Hoof Funeral Home is serving the family.
Census DateLocationDescription
30 April 1930Westfield, Sauk, WisconsinFrieda Schlieckau was listed as a daughter in August Schlieckau Sr.'s household on the 1930 Census at Westfield, Sauk, Wisconsin.1

Citations

  1. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED56-39. Dwelling 160.

Dorothy Hilda Schlieckau

F, b. 13 April 1924, d. 6 January 2019
Father*August Schlieckau Sr. b. 3 Jan 1888, d. 26 Jan 1964
Mother*Martha M. Wawrock b. 20 Apr 1897, d. 15 Nov 1987
Dorothy (Schlieckau) Albers
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationDorothy Hilda Schlieckau was also known as Dorathea.
Married Name27 May 1944As of 27 May 1944,her married name was Albers.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth13 April 1924Dorothy Hilda Schlieckau was born on 13 April 1924 at Sauk, Wisconsin.
She was the daughter of August Schlieckau Sr. and Martha M. Wawrock.
Marriage27 May 1944Dorothy Hilda Schlieckau married Raymond Carl Albers, son of Albert Lewis Albers and Mathilde Krey, on 27 May 1944.
Death6 January 2019Dorothy Hilda Schlieckau died on 6 January 2019 at age 94 Dorothy H. Albers, age 94, of Madison, formerly of Reedsburg, died peacefully on Sunday, Jan. 6, 2019, surrounded by her family. She was born on April 13, 1924, near Loganville, the daughter of August and Martha (Wawrock) Schlieckau. On May 27, 1944, she was married to Raymond C. Albers.

She farmed with her husband for 47 years in the Town of Honey Creek, Sauk County. After moving to Reedsburg, she was employed at Hankscraft for fourteen years retiring in 1992. She enjoyed quilting, crocheting, tatting, gardening and working with her flowers.

Survivors include her four children: Caroline (Jay) Norelius, of Lindstrom, Minn., Dianne (Randy) Copenhefer, of Sun Prairie, James (Toni) Albers, of Waunakee, and Karen (David) Page, of McFarland; six grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; two brothers: Walter (Alva) Schlieckau, of Loganville and Henry (Jan) Schlieckau, of Reedsburg; one sister: Marion Roecker, of Reedsburg; her brother-in-law: Richard Schultz, of Reedsburg; her sister-in-law: Beverly Schlieckau, of Loganville; nieces and nephews; other relatives and friends. She was preceded in death by her husband, Raymond, on Dec. 13, 1998; four sisters: Frieda Craker, Adeline Stimac, Louise White and Beverly Schultz; and two brothers: Harold Schlieckau and Augie Schlieckau.

Funeral services will be conducted at 11 a.m., on Saturday, Jan. 12, 2019, at ST. JOHN’S LUTHERAN CHURCH in Leland, with Pastor Donald Glanzer officiating. Interment will be in the church cemetery. There will be a visitation on Saturday from 9:30 a.m. until the time of the service at the church.
Burialafter 6 January 2019She was buried after 6 January 2019 at Saint Johns Lutheran Church Cemetery, Leland, Sauk, Wisconsin.
Census DateLocationDescription
30 April 1930Westfield, Sauk, WisconsinDorothy Hilda Schlieckau was listed as a daughter in August Schlieckau Sr.'s household on the 1930 Census at Westfield, Sauk, Wisconsin.1
  • In May 1994 50th wedding anniversary.

Citations

  1. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED56-39. Dwelling 160.

Adeline M. Schlieckau

F, b. 8 November 1925, d. 5 October 2018
Father*August Schlieckau Sr. b. 3 Jan 1888, d. 26 Jan 1964
Mother*Martha M. Wawrock b. 20 Apr 1897, d. 15 Nov 1987
Adeline (Schlieckau) Stimac 1946
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name1 June 1946As of 1 June 1946,her married name was Stimac.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth8 November 1925Adeline M. Schlieckau was born on 8 November 1925 at Wisconsin.
She was the daughter of August Schlieckau Sr. and Martha M. Wawrock.
Marriage1 June 1946Adeline M. Schlieckau married Joseph E. Stimac on 1 June 1946 double wedding of sisters Adeline and Marion.
Joseph and Adeline (Schlieckau) Stimac wedding photo 1946
Death5 October 2018Adeline M. Schlieckau died on 5 October 2018 at age 92 Stimac, Adeline M. (Nee Schlieckau) Entered into Eternal Life October 5th, 2018 at the age of 92 at Luther Manor in Milwaukee. Adeline was born on November 8th, 1925. She and nine siblings (the Schlieckau family) were raised on a large farm south of Loganville. She was a devoted wife of 70 years to Joseph (deceased), a loving mother of Eugene (Linda), Gary (Susan), grandmother of Christopher, Jessica (Born), Timothy, Laura Anne (Watkins). In addition she has four great grandchildren. She was self employed as seamstress for 40 years. Member of St. Paul's Lutheran Church and Capital Drive Lutheran Church. She enjoyed her years of helping others and traveling throughout the world. A Memorial Visitation will be held on Monday, October 22, 2018 at Luther Manor, 4545 N. 92nd St. from 10:30 until the Memorial Service at 11:00.
Census DateLocationDescription
30 April 1930Westfield, Sauk, WisconsinAdeline M. Schlieckau was listed as a daughter in August Schlieckau Sr.'s household on the 1930 Census at Westfield, Sauk, Wisconsin.1
  • In June 2006 60th wedding anniversary for Schlieckau sisters - Joseph (Adeline) Stimac and Edwin (Marion) Roecker.
    Madison Wisconsin State Journal June 11, 2006 - 60th wedding anniversary for Schlieckau sisters - Joseph (Adeline) Stimac and Edwin (Marion) Roecker

Citations

  1. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED56-39. Dwelling 160.

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.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth6 September 1924Letah Lorraine Spyker was born on 6 September 1924 at Wisconsin.
She was the daughter of Carl Merville Spyker and Florence Bell Reagles.
Marriage14 November 1941Letah Lorraine Spyker married Martin Luther Sumwalt, son of James Archie Sumwalt and Nellie Jane Kittle, on 14 November 1941.
Divorcebefore August 1963Letah Lorraine Spyker and Martin Luther Sumwalt were divorced before August 1963.
Census DateLocationDescription
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.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth29 July 1905Agnes Catherine Roessler was born on 29 July 1905 at Wisconsin.
She was the daughter of Wenzel L. Roessler and Anna Rose Honish.
Marriagecirca 1925Agnes Catherine Roessler married John Joseph Greenheck, son of Arnold Greenheck and Catherine A. Schauf, circa 1925.
Death26 November 1974Agnes Catherine Roessler died on 26 November 1974 at age 69.
Burialafter 26 November 1974She was buried after 26 November 1974 at Thompson's Saint Kilian Cemetery, Buena Vista, Richland, Wisconsin.1
Census DateLocationDescription
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.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth16 August 1928Ruth Ann Greenheck was born on 16 August 1928 at Wisconsin.
She was the daughter of John Joseph Greenheck and Agnes Catherine Roessler.
MarriageNovember 1953Ruth 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
Death10 May 2006Ruth 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 DateLocationDescription
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.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth4 August 1892Catherine Zanzinger was born on 4 August 1892 at South Dakota.
Marriagecirca 1915She married William Greenheck, son of Arnold Greenheck and Catherine A. Schauf, circa 1915.
DeathJune 1983Catherine Zanzinger died in June 1983 at age 90.
Census DateLocationDescription
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.
Life EventDateDescription
MarriageBernard A. Greenheck married Esther M. (?).
Birth22 April 1917Bernard A. Greenheck was born on 22 April 1917 at North Dakota.
He was the son of William Greenheck and Catherine Zanzinger.
Death19 March 2003Bernard A. Greenheck died on 19 March 2003 at age 85.
Census DateLocationDescription
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
Life EventDateDescription
Birthcirca 1919Arnold Greenheck was born circa 1919 at North Dakota.
He was the son of William Greenheck and Catherine Zanzinger.
Census DateLocationDescription
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
Life EventDateDescription
Birthcirca 1921Rita M. Greenheck was born circa 1921 at Wisconsin.
She was the daughter of William Greenheck and Catherine Zanzinger.
Census DateLocationDescription
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.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth2 February 1869Marie Schumacher was born on 2 February 1869 at Germany.
Marriagecirca 1897She married George Meyer circa 1897 at Germany.
Death21 May 1941Marie 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
Burialafter 21 May 1941She was buried after 21 May 1941 at Saint Johns Cemetery, Rock Springs, Sauk, Wisconsin.
Census DateLocationDescription
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
Life EventDateDescription
Birth22 September 1871George Meyer was born on 22 September 1871 at Germany.
Marriagecirca 1897He married Marie Schumacher circa 1897 at Germany.
Death25 November 1928George Meyer died on 25 November 1928 at Sauk, Wisconsin, at age 57.
Burialafter 25 November 1928He was buried after 25 November 1928 at Saint Johns Cemetery, Rock Springs, Sauk, Wisconsin.
Census DateLocationDescription
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

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.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth20 June 1920Lydia D. Steinweg was born on 20 June 1920 at Reedsburg, Sauk, Wisconsin.
She was the daughter of Albert Adolph Steinweg and Lydia Magdalene Meyer.
Marriage28 September 1941Lydia D. Steinweg married Jerome Bernhard on 28 September 1941 at Reedsburg, Sauk, Wisconsin.
Marriageafter 1975Lydia D. Steinweg married Wilber Capener after 1975.
Death13 June 1995Lydia D. Steinweg died on 13 June 1995 at Minot, North Dakota, at age 74.
Census DateLocationDescription
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
Father*Albert Adolph Steinweg b. 6 Nov 1877, d. 2 Sep 1960
Mother*Lydia Magdalene Meyer b. 28 Jan 1890, d. 19 Aug 1966
Conrad A Steinweg
Conrad Steinweg 1939 senior portrait Reedsburg High School, Reedsburg, Sauk, WI
Name TypeDateDescription
NicknameConrad A. Steinweg also went by the name of Connie.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth15 April 1922Conrad A. Steinweg was born on 15 April 1922 at Wisconsin.
He was the son of Albert Adolph Steinweg and Lydia Magdalene Meyer.
Marriage29 May 1954Conrad A. Steinweg married Joan Marceda Brimmer on 29 May 1954.
Death9 March 2015Conrad 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.
Burial15 March 2015He was buried on 15 March 2015 at St. Peter's Lutheran Cemetery, Reedsburg, Sauk, Wisconsin.1
Census DateLocationDescription
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
  • Conrad A. Steinweg graduated in 1939 at Reedsburg High School, Reedburg, Sauk, Wisconsin.
  • 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.
  • He 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.

Fredrich Wilhelm Ziech Sr.

M, b. 2 January 1860, d. 16 March 1936
Father*Johann Gottfried Ziech b. 22 Oct 1829, d. 1 Jun 1890
Mother*Friedericka (?) b. 16 Apr 1818, d. 7 Dec 1899
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationFredrich Wilhelm Ziech Sr. was also known as Friederick.
Name VariationFredrich Wilhelm Ziech Sr. was also known as Fredrick Ziech Sr.
Name VariationFredrich Wilhelm Ziech Sr. was also known as Fred.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth2 January 1860Fredrich Wilhelm Ziech Sr. was born on 2 January 1860 at Germany.
He was the son of Johann Gottfried Ziech and Friedericka (?).
Marriagecirca 1885Fredrich Wilhelm Ziech Sr. married Karoline Mittlesteadt, daughter of Ferdinand John Heinrich Mittlesteadt and Wilhelmine Ziech, circa 1885.
Marriagebefore 1920Fredrich Wilhelm Ziech Sr. married Mina Saco, daughter of Mary (?), before 1920.
Death16 March 1936Fredrich Wilhelm Ziech Sr. died on 16 March 1936 at Reedsburg, Sauk, Wisconsin, at age 76 Fred Zeich (Ziech) obituary.
Madison Wisconsin State Journal March 17, 1936 - Fred Zeich (Ziech) obituary
Burialafter 16 March 1936He was buried after 16 March 1936 at Saint Peters Evangelical Lutheran Cemetery, Reedsburg, Sauk, Wisconsin.
Census DateLocationDescription
1 June 1900Winfield, Sauk, WisconsinFredrich Wilhelm 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
  • Fredrich Wilhelm Ziech Sr. immigrated in 1885.

Children of Fredrich Wilhelm 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. 3 March 1997
Father*August Harms b. May 1869, d. 27 Oct 1939
Mother*Regina C. Schacke b. 12 Jul 1874, d. 26 Oct 1953
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name18 October 1922As of 18 October 1922,her married name was Klitzke.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth1902Agnes M. Harms was born in 1902 at Wisconsin.
She was the daughter of August Harms and Regina C. Schacke.
Marriage18 October 1922Agnes M. Harms married Walter H. Klitzke Sr., son of William F. H. Klitzke and Emma B. Dwars, on 18 October 1922.
Death3 March 1997Agnes M. Harms died on 3 March 1997.
Census DateLocationDescription
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. 3 Mar 1997
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Ninnemann.
Married Name27 October 1979As of 27 October 1979,her married name was Acton.
Life EventDateDescription
MarriageElva Klitzke married Kenneth Ninnemann.
Birth4 March 1923Elva Klitzke was born on 4 March 1923 at Wisconsin.
She was the daughter of Walter H. Klitzke Sr. and Agnes M. Harms.
Marriage27 October 1979Elva Klitzke married Robert H. Acton, son of Howard Acton and Clara Hoyer, on 27 October 1979.
Death23 February 2014Elva 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 DateLocationDescription
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. 3 Mar 1997
Life EventDateDescription
Birth28 July 1926Edwin A. Klitzke was born on 28 July 1926 at Wisconsin.
He was the son of Walter H. Klitzke Sr. and Agnes M. Harms.
Marriage12 February 1953Edwin A. Klitzke married Luella C. Sass, daughter of Fred W. Sass and Ruth Ann Tourdot, on 12 February 1953.
Death19 February 2000Edwin 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 DateLocationDescription
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
Life EventDateDescription
Birth8 July 1889Baby boy Maring was born on 8 July 1889 at Smelser, Grant, Wisconsin.1
He was the son of Michael Maring and Elizabeth Lebben.
Deathbefore 1900Baby 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
Life EventDateDescription
Birth8 May 1887Baby girl VanNatta was born on 8 May 1887 at Harrison, Grant, Wisconsin.1
She was the daughter of Harvey Love VanNatta and Julia Curnow.
Deathbefore 1900Baby 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.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth17 November 1883Jessie Allen VanNatta was born on 17 November 1883 at Harrison, Grant, Wisconsin.1
He was the son of Harvey Love VanNatta and Julia Curnow.
Deathafter 1918Jessie Allen VanNatta died after 1918.
Census DateLocationDescription
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
Life EventDateDescription
Birth2 June 1890Baby girl VanNatta was born on 2 June 1890 at Harrison, Grant, Wisconsin.1
She was the daughter of Harvey Love VanNatta and Julia Curnow.
Deathbefore 1900Baby 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
Life EventDateDescription
Birth5 December 1880Elona Clida VanNatta was born on 5 December 1880 at Paris, Grant, Wisconsin.1
She was the daughter of Moses M. VanNatta and Christina Cleo Nye.1
Census DateLocationDescription
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.
Life EventDateDescription
BirthMay 1870Dora Long was born in May 1870 at Wisconsin.
She was the daughter of William Henry Long and Mary McMann.
Marriage1 January 1890Dora Long married Samuel Perry VanNatta, son of Samuel B. VanNatta and Mary Samantha Luce, on 1 January 1890 at Grant, Wisconsin.1
Deathafter 1940Dora Long died after 1940.
Census DateLocationDescription
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.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth12 September 1890Leila VanNatta was born on 12 September 1890 at Harrison, Grant, Wisconsin.1
She was the daughter of Samuel Perry VanNatta and Dora Long.1
Census DateLocationDescription
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.