Katherine Boehmer

F, d. before April 2008
Father*Joseph Boehmer
Mother*Theresia Schmucker

Josephine Boehmer

F, d. before April 2008
Father*Joseph Boehmer
Mother*Theresia Schmucker
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Becker.

Lucina Boehmer

F, d. before April 2008
Father*Joseph Boehmer
Mother*Theresia Schmucker
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Becker.

Margaret Boehmer

F, d. before April 2008
Father*Joseph Boehmer
Mother*Theresia Schmucker

Mary Boehmer

F, d. before April 2008
Father*Joseph Boehmer
Mother*Theresia Schmucker
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Suing.

Harold A. Kathol

M, b. 20 January 1922, d. 25 January 1988
Father*John Andrew Kathol b. 7 Jul 1882, d. 10 Mar 1945
Mother*Wilhelmina Pinkelman b. 15 Dec 1882, d. 20 Mar 1957

Lawrence Merkel

M, d. 25 March 1971

Frank Albrecht

M

Child of Frank Albrecht and Lizzie (?)

Lizzie (?)

F
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Albrecht.

Child of Lizzie (?) and Frank Albrecht

Shandon Woods

F, b. 29 January 1915, d. 24 February 2004
Father*William Woods
Mother*Erma Conklin
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name11 March 1935As of 11 March 1935,her married name was Kleinschmit.
  • Shandon Woods was born on 29 January 1915.
  • She was the daughter of William Woods and Erma Conklin.
  • Shandon Woods married Frank George Kleinschmit, son of Henry Kleinschmit and Mary Kast, on 11 March 1935.
  • Shandon Woods died on 24 February 2004 at age 89 Shandon Louise Wood was born January 29, 1915, at Gayville, South Dakota, the daughter of William and Erma (Conklin)Wood. The family moved to a ranch northeast of Wall, South Dakota in 1925 where she lived until she moved into Wall. She continued to live in the Wall area and was united in marriage to Frank Kleinschmit on March 11, 1935 where they made their home. Shandon assisted her husband in his business, Kleinschmit Construction. She was an active member of the Methodist Church and its Woman’s Auxiliary for many years and worked on many projects for the church including the printing of the cookbooks, helping with the bazaars and serving dinners to families. She was a friend to many. She loved cooking and having friends and family for dinner and for the holidays. As far as she was concerned, the more the merrier. She enjoyed her family, playing games with her grandchildren, and gardening. She liked camping in the Black Hills with Frank where they would take their fifth wheel and enjoy the lakes and fishing.

    Grateful for having shared her life include two daughters, Luann Spence of Grove, Oklahoma and Mona Rae Sims of Phoenix, Arizona; one son Douglas Kleinschmit and his wife Lola of Wall; five grandchildren, Lance Spence of Clarksville, Arkansas, Roxann Cool of El Dorado, Kansas, Jimmie Sims of Phoenix, Arizona, Kimberly Spence of Harrisonville, Missouri and Nathan Kleinschmit of Wall; six great-grandchildren; two great-great-grandchildren; two sisters, Eunice Lewis of Rapid City, and Doris Clark of Albuquerque, New Mexico; a brother, Lloyd Wood of Hyde Park, Massachusetts; and a sister-in-law, Jewell Wood of Tallahassee, Florida.

    She was preceded in death by her husband, Frank Kleinschmit on December 12, 1992; her parents William and Erma Wood; a brother Merwyn Wood; a sister Millie Kennedy and a great- grandson, Blake Cool.

    Shandon Louise (Wood) Kleinschmit, age 89, of Wall, South Dakota died Tuesday morning, February 24, 2004 at the Good Samaritan Center in New Underwood.

    Closed casket visitation was held 2:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. on Thursday, February 26, at the Rush Funeral Chapel in Wall.

    Funeral services were held 11:00 a.m. Friday, February 27, at the United Methodist Church in Wall, with Pastor Jim Cissell officiating.

    Interment was in the Wall Cemetery.

    In lieu of flowers, the family has established a memorial.

William Woods

M

Children of William Woods and Erma Conklin

Erma Conklin

F
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Woods.

Children of Erma Conklin and William Woods

Eunice Woods

F, b. 22 December 1911, d. 5 June 2006
Father*William Woods
Mother*Erma Conklin
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name29 September 1928As of 29 September 1928,her married name was Lewis.
  • Eunice Woods was born on 22 December 1911.
  • She was the daughter of William Woods and Erma Conklin.
  • Eunice Woods married Frederick W. Lewis on 29 September 1928.
  • Eunice Woods died on 5 June 2006 at age 94 Eunice L. Lewis, age 95, of New Underwood, formerly of Wall, died Monday, June 5, 2006 at the Good Samaritan Center in New Underwood.

    Eunice L. Wood was born December 22, 1911, in Irene, South Dakota, the daughter of William and Erma (Conklin) Wood. She started her schooling in Gayville, South Dakota, until the fourth grade when the family moved to Scotland, South Dakota. In 1925, the family moved to a ranch northeast of Wall, where she continued her education.

    Eunice was united in marriage to Frederick W. "Fred" Lewis on September 29, 1928, in Sturgis, South Dakota. They made their home on a farm near Creighton until moving into Wall in 1930. Fred operated the Star Mail route between Wall and Pedro. Later he and Eunice owned and operated a service station and store along with an implement and trucking business in Wall.

    In 1947, they moved to the Townview Farm northwest of Wall. In the late seventies, they semi-retired, and in October 1984 they moved into the Westhills Village Retirement Home in Rapid City.

    After her husband’s death on July 31, 1986, she continued to reside in Rapid City until moving into the Good Samaritan Center in New Underwood.

    Survivors include one sister Doris Clark of Albuquerque, New Mexico; one brother Lloyd Wood of Hide Park, Massachusetts; several nieces and nephews; and a host of other relatives and friends.

    In addition to her husband Fred, Eunice was preceded in death by two sisters Mildred Kennedy and Shandon Kleinschmit; one brother Merwyn Wood; one niece Donna Wood; three nephews William Reed, Blake Cool, and Curtis Spence.

    Visitation was held 3:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. on Thursday, June 8, at the Rush Funeral Chapel in Wall, and one hour preceding the services at the church on Friday.

    Funeral services were held 10:00 a.m. Friday, June 9, at the United Methodist Church in Wall, with Pastor Brad Kattelmann officiating.

    Graveside services with Eastern Star services by the O.E.S. Chapter #100 of Philip, was held in the Wall Cemetery.

    A memorial is established.

Frederick W. Lewis

M, d. 31 July 1986
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationFrederick W. Lewis was also known as Fred.

Merwyn Woods

M, d. before February 2004
Father*William Woods
Mother*Erma Conklin

Mildred Woods

F, d. before February 2004
Father*William Woods
Mother*Erma Conklin
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationMildred Woods was also known as Millie.
Married NameHer married name was Kennedy.

Elsie Clausen

F, b. 15 January 1904, d. 1989
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name5 April 1922As of 5 April 1922,her married name was Eckmann.
Census DateLocation
15 May 1930Peoria, Knox, NebraskaElsie Clausen was listed as wife in Henry Eckmann's household on the 1930 Census at Peoria, Knox, Nebraska.1

Children of Elsie Clausen and Henry Eckmann

Citations

  1. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1930; Census Place: Peoria, Knox, Nebraska; Roll: 1284; Page: 3B; Enumeration District: 26; Image: 1072.0.

Neoma June Eckmann

F, b. 1 June 1931, d. 6 July 2009
Father*Henry Eckmann b. 20 Nov 1897, d. May 1974
Mother*Elsie Clausen b. 15 Jan 1904, d. 1989
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name12 July 1949As of 12 July 1949,her married name was Keller.
  • Neoma June Eckmann was born on 1 June 1931 at Nebraska.
  • She was the daughter of Henry Eckmann and Elsie Clausen.
  • Neoma June Eckmann married George L. Keller on 12 July 1949 at Hughes, Nebraska.
  • Neoma June Eckmann died on 6 July 2009 at Nebraska at age 78 Neoma Keller, 78, of Geneva, Nebraska, formerly of Columbus, entered into the Lord's hands on Monday, July 6, 2009, at her home in Geneva.

    The funeral service will be Thursday, July 9, 2:30 P.M. at the Immanuel Lutheran Church with Revs. Patrick Sparling and Kurt Ebert officiating. Interment will be in the Roselawn Memorial Cemetery. Visitation will be on Wednesday from 4:00 - 7:00 P.M. at the Gass Haney Funeral Home and on Thursday from 1:30 - 2:30 P.M. at the church with a family prayer service at 2:15 P.M. Memorials may be directed to the Prince of Peace Lutheran Church in Geneva or the Geneva Senior Center.

    Neoma June Keller was born June 1, 1931, in Wall, South Dakota, to Henry and Elsie (Clausen) Eckmann. Neoma graduated from Bloomfield High School in 1949. On July 12, 1949, Neoma married George Keller in Pierre, South Dakota. While in Columbus, Neoma worked at Richmond Gordman's for several years. She was a member of the Red Hat Society and enjoyed playing cards, crocheting, and playing bean bag toss at the Senior Center in Geneva.

    Neoma is survived by:
    Son: Randy (long time friend Linda Harvey) Keller in Olatha, KS
    Daughter: Debra Musfelt of Salina, KS
    Daughter: Jeri (Randy) Kamm of Kalispell, MT
    5 Grandchildren:
    Amy (Matt) Anderson of Kalispell, MT
    Justin (Candy) Kamm of Brainard, NE
    Jeremy Kamm of Whitefish, MT
    Brian Musfelt of Delphos, KS
    Brent Musfelt of Larned, KS
    12 Great Grandchildren
    Brother: Gilbert (Norma) Eckmann of Bloomfield, NE
    Sister: Claribel (Glen) Wulf of Norfolk, NE
    Sister: Darlene (Dallas) Kotil of Lincoln, NE
    Sister: Marva VanVelkinburgh of Columbus, NE

    Neoma was preceded in death by:
    Parents: Henry & Elsie Eckmann
    Husband: George Keller
    Daughters: Vanetta Bauer
    Rebecca Keller
    Sister: Evelyn Zimmerman
    Brother: Leon Eckmann.

Children of Neoma June Eckmann and George L. Keller

George L. Keller

M, b. circa 1926, d. before July 2009

Children of George L. Keller and Neoma June Eckmann

Glen Wulf

M, b. 17 March 1919, d. 14 November 2009
  • Glen Wulf was born on 17 March 1919.
  • He died on 14 November 2009 at age 90.

Leon Eckmann

M, d. before July 2009
Father*Henry Eckmann b. 20 Nov 1897, d. May 1974
Mother*Elsie Clausen b. 15 Jan 1904, d. 1989

Evelyn Eckmann

F, b. circa 1923, d. before July 2009
Father*Henry Eckmann b. 20 Nov 1897, d. May 1974
Mother*Elsie Clausen b. 15 Jan 1904, d. 1989
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Zimmerman.
  • Evelyn Eckmann was born circa 1923 at Nebraska.
  • She was the daughter of Henry Eckmann and Elsie Clausen.
  • Evelyn Eckmann died before July 2009.
Census DateLocation
15 May 1930Peoria, Knox, NebraskaEvelyn Eckmann was listed as a daughter in Henry Eckmann's household on the 1930 Census at Peoria, Knox, Nebraska.1

Citations

  1. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1930; Census Place: Peoria, Knox, Nebraska; Roll: 1284; Page: 3B; Enumeration District: 26; Image: 1072.0.

Rebecca Keller

F, d. before July 2009
Father*George L. Keller b. c 1926, d. b Jul 2009
Mother*Neoma June Eckmann b. 1 Jun 1931, d. 6 Jul 2009

Vanetta Keller

F, d. before July 2009
Father*George L. Keller b. c 1926, d. b Jul 2009
Mother*Neoma June Eckmann b. 1 Jun 1931, d. 6 Jul 2009
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Bauer.

Gilbert H. Eckmann

M, b. 7 June 1927, d. 20 October 2010
Father*Henry Eckmann b. 20 Nov 1897, d. May 1974
Mother*Elsie Clausen b. 15 Jan 1904, d. 1989
  • Gilbert H. Eckmann was born on 7 June 1927 at Nebraska.
  • He was the son of Henry Eckmann and Elsie Clausen.
  • Gilbert H. Eckmann died on 20 October 2010 at age 83 Funeral services for Gilbert H. Eckmann, age 83 of Bloomfield will be 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, October 20, 2010 at St. Mark’s Lutheran Church in Bloomfield. Reverend Tim Koester will officiate with burial in the Bloomfield City Cemetery.

    Visitation will be Tuesday from 5:00 to 8:00 p.m. at St. Mark’s Lutheran Church.

    Brockhaus Funeral Home of Bloomfield is in charge of arrangements.

    Gilbert H. Eckmann, son of Elsie (Clausen) and Henry Eckmann, was born on June 7, 1927 at Bloomfield, Nebraska. He attended Bloomfield Rural Schools. He married Norma Brunken on June 22, 1947 at St. Mark’s Lutheran Church in Bloomfield. Five children were born to them: Terry, Jan, Brad, Donna and Kevin. They lived in Bloomfield and Wall, South Dakota throughout their life. He was a farmer until retiring and began to drive a feed truck for Bloomfield Co-Op. After retiring from the Co-Op, he enjoyed quilting and gardening. He was a member of the Good Shepherd Church in Lindy, Nebraska and St. Mark’s Lutheran Church in Bloomfield. Gilbert was also a member of the ruritans, a director on several pig co-op boards and south hill township board.

    He died on Saturday, October 16, 2010 at Bloomfield Good Samaritan in Bloomfield, Nebraska.

    He is survived by his wife, Norma; children, Terry (Peggy) of Bloomfield, NE, Jan (Tex) Hutoll of David City, NE, Brad (Connie), Donna (Keith) Nielsen, Kevin (Kathy); 10 grandchildren; 11 great-granddaughters; sisters, Clarribel Wulf of Norfolk, NE, Marva VanVelkingburg of Columbus, NE, and Darlene Kotil of Lincoln, NE.

    He is preceded in death by parents, Elsie and Henry; two sisters, Evelyn Zimmerman and Naomi Keller; and one brother, Leon Eckmann.
Census DateLocation
15 May 1930Peoria, Knox, NebraskaGilbert H. Eckmann was listed as a son in Henry Eckmann's household on the 1930 Census at Peoria, Knox, Nebraska.1

Citations

  1. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1930; Census Place: Peoria, Knox, Nebraska; Roll: 1284; Page: 3B; Enumeration District: 26; Image: 1072.0.

Joachim F. Heick

M, b. circa 1865, d. after April 1930
  • Joachim F. Heick was born circa 1865 at Germany.
  • He married Eliza M. (?) circa 1887.
  • Joachim F. Heick died after April 1930.
Census DateLocation
17 April 1930Morton, Knox, NebraskaJoachim F. Heick was listed as the head of a family on the 1930 Census at Morton, Knox, Nebraska.1

Children of Joachim F. Heick and Eliza M. (?)

Citations

  1. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1930; Census Place: Morton, Knox, Nebraska; Roll: 1284; Page: 7A; Enumeration District: 1; Image: 786.0.

Eliza M. (?)

F, b. circa 1866, d. after April 1930
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Namecirca 1887As of circa 1887,her married name was Heick.
  • Eliza M. (?) was born circa 1866 at Germany.
  • She married Joachim F. Heick circa 1887.
  • Eliza M. (?) died after April 1930.
Census DateLocation
17 April 1930Morton, Knox, NebraskaEliza M. (?) was listed as wife in Joachim F. Heick's household on the 1930 Census at Morton, Knox, Nebraska.1

Children of Eliza M. (?) and Joachim F. Heick

Citations

  1. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1930; Census Place: Morton, Knox, Nebraska; Roll: 1284; Page: 7A; Enumeration District: 1; Image: 786.0.

Dorathea E. Heick

F, b. circa 1890
Father*Joachim F. Heick b. c 1865, d. a Apr 1930
Mother*Eliza M. (?) b. c 1866, d. a Apr 1930
  • Dorathea E. Heick was born circa 1890 at Iowa.
  • She was the daughter of Joachim F. Heick and Eliza M. (?).
  • As of 1930, Dorathea E. Heick was never married.
Census DateLocation
17 April 1930Morton, Knox, NebraskaDorathea E. Heick was listed as a daughter in Joachim F. Heick's household on the 1930 Census at Morton, Knox, Nebraska.1

Citations

  1. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1930; Census Place: Morton, Knox, Nebraska; Roll: 1284; Page: 7A; Enumeration District: 1; Image: 786.0.

Rose Burbach

F, b. 19 January 1908
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Sudbeck.

Children of Rose Burbach and Arthur F. Sudbeck

Henry Sudbeck

M, d. before November 2008
Father*Arthur F. Sudbeck b. 13 Mar 1902, d. Mar 1976
Mother*Rose Burbach b. 19 Jan 1908