Albert Klober

M, b. 24 May 1905, d. 18 January 1996

Henry J. Sudbeck

M, b. 15 November 1872, d. 11 February 1950
Father*Frank Sudbeck b. c 1844, d. a Apr 1910
Mother*Magdalena (?) b. Feb 1843, d. a Apr 1910
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationHenry J. Sudbeck was also known as H. J.
Census DateLocation
June 1880Precinct 5, Cedar, NebraskaHenry J. Sudbeck was listed as a son in Frank Sudbeck's household on the 1880 Census at Precinct 5, Cedar, Nebraska.1
1900Precinct 5, Cedar, NebraskaHenry J. Sudbeck was listed as a son in Frank Sudbeck's household on the 1900 Census at Precinct 5, Cedar, Nebraska.2
15 April 1910Wynot, Cedar, NebraskaHenry J. Sudbeck was listed as the head of a family on the 1910 Census at Wynot, Cedar, Nebraska, living two doors away from Frank Sudbeck.3
3 January 1920Precinct 4, Cedar, NebraskaHe was listed as the head of a family on the 1920 Census at Precinct 4, Cedar, Nebraska.4
14 April 1930Precinct 4, Cedar, NebraskaHe was listed as the head of a family on the 1930 Census at Precinct 4, Cedar, Nebraska, living next door to Rudolph Sudbeck.5

Children of Henry J. Sudbeck and Elizabeth Suing

Citations

  1. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, NA Film Number T9-0744 Page Number 302D.
  2. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1900; Census Place: Precinct 5, Cedar, Nebraska; Roll: T623_919; Page: 4B; Enumeration District: 34.
  3. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1910; Census Place: Wynot, Cedar, Nebraska; Roll: T624_840; Page: 12A; Enumeration District: 0036; Image: 513; FHL Number: 1374853.
  4. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1920;Census Place: Precinct 4, Cedar, Nebraska; Roll: T625_983; Page: 2A; Enumeration District: 41; Image: 56.
  5. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1930; Census Place: Precinct 4, Cedar, Nebraska; Roll: 1268; Page: 6A; Enumeration District: 5; Image: 439.0.

Margaret M. Sudbeck

F, b. 16 August 1900, d. 5 December 1979
Father*Henry J. Sudbeck b. 15 Nov 1872, d. 11 Feb 1950
Mother*Elizabeth Suing b. 10 Dec 1875, d. Oct 1950
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationMargaret M. Sudbeck was also known as Maggie.
Married Name15 April 1922As of 15 April 1922,her married name was Arens.
  • Margaret M. Sudbeck was born on 16 August 1900 at Nebraska.
  • She was the daughter of Henry J. Sudbeck and Elizabeth Suing.
  • Margaret M. Sudbeck married Anthony J. Arens on 15 April 1922 at Cedar, Nebraska.
  • Margaret M. Sudbeck died on 5 December 1979 at age 79.
Census DateLocation
15 April 1910Wynot, Cedar, NebraskaMargaret M. Sudbeck was listed as a daughter in Henry J. Sudbeck's household on the 1910 Census at Wynot, Cedar, Nebraska; living two doors away from Frank Sudbeck.1
3 January 1920Precinct 4, Cedar, NebraskaMargaret M. Sudbeck was listed as a daughter in Henry J. Sudbeck's household on the 1920 Census at Precinct 4, Cedar, Nebraska.2

Children of Margaret M. Sudbeck and Anthony J. Arens

Citations

  1. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1910; Census Place: Wynot, Cedar, Nebraska; Roll: T624_840; Page: 12A; Enumeration District: 0036; Image: 513; FHL Number: 1374853.
  2. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1920;Census Place: Precinct 4, Cedar, Nebraska; Roll: T625_983; Page: 2A; Enumeration District: 41; Image: 56.

Anthony J. Arens

M, b. 4 June 1896, d. 10 February 1960
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationAnthony J. Arens was also known as Anton.
Name VariationAnthony J. Arens was also known as T. J.

Children of Anthony J. Arens and Margaret M. Sudbeck

Helen A. Sudbeck

F, b. circa 1905
Father*Henry J. Sudbeck b. 15 Nov 1872, d. 11 Feb 1950
Mother*Elizabeth Suing b. 10 Dec 1875, d. Oct 1950
Census DateLocation
15 April 1910Wynot, Cedar, NebraskaHelen A. Sudbeck was listed as a daughter in Henry J. Sudbeck's household on the 1910 Census at Wynot, Cedar, Nebraska; living two doors away from Frank Sudbeck.1
3 January 1920Precinct 4, Cedar, NebraskaHelen A. Sudbeck was listed as a daughter in Henry J. Sudbeck's household on the 1920 Census at Precinct 4, Cedar, Nebraska.2
14 April 1930Precinct 4, Cedar, NebraskaHelen A. Sudbeck was listed as a daughter in Henry J. Sudbeck's household on the 1930 Census at Precinct 4, Cedar, Nebraska; living next door to Rudolph Sudbeck.3

Citations

  1. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1910; Census Place: Wynot, Cedar, Nebraska; Roll: T624_840; Page: 12A; Enumeration District: 0036; Image: 513; FHL Number: 1374853.
  2. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1920;Census Place: Precinct 4, Cedar, Nebraska; Roll: T625_983; Page: 2A; Enumeration District: 41; Image: 56.
  3. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1930; Census Place: Precinct 4, Cedar, Nebraska; Roll: 1268; Page: 6A; Enumeration District: 5; Image: 439.0.

Regina Sudbeck

F, b. circa 1907
Father*Henry J. Sudbeck b. 15 Nov 1872, d. 11 Feb 1950
Mother*Elizabeth Suing b. 10 Dec 1875, d. Oct 1950
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Wieseler.
Census DateLocation
15 April 1910Wynot, Cedar, NebraskaRegina Sudbeck was listed as a daughter in Henry J. Sudbeck's household on the 1910 Census at Wynot, Cedar, Nebraska; living two doors away from Frank Sudbeck.1
3 January 1920Precinct 4, Cedar, NebraskaRegina Sudbeck was listed as a daughter in Henry J. Sudbeck's household on the 1920 Census at Precinct 4, Cedar, Nebraska.2

Citations

  1. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1910; Census Place: Wynot, Cedar, Nebraska; Roll: T624_840; Page: 12A; Enumeration District: 0036; Image: 513; FHL Number: 1374853.
  2. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1920;Census Place: Precinct 4, Cedar, Nebraska; Roll: T625_983; Page: 2A; Enumeration District: 41; Image: 56.

Arthur F. Sudbeck

M, b. 13 March 1902, d. March 1976
Father*Henry J. Sudbeck b. 15 Nov 1872, d. 11 Feb 1950
Mother*Elizabeth Suing b. 10 Dec 1875, d. Oct 1950
Census DateLocation
15 April 1910Wynot, Cedar, NebraskaArthur F. Sudbeck was listed as a son in Henry J. Sudbeck's household on the 1910 Census at Wynot, Cedar, Nebraska; living two doors away from Frank Sudbeck.1
3 January 1920Precinct 4, Cedar, NebraskaArthur F. Sudbeck was listed as a son in Henry J. Sudbeck's household on the 1920 Census at Precinct 4, Cedar, Nebraska.2
14 April 1930Precinct 4, Cedar, NebraskaArthur F. Sudbeck was listed as a son in Henry J. Sudbeck's household on the 1930 Census at Precinct 4, Cedar, Nebraska; living next door to Rudolph Sudbeck.3

Children of Arthur F. Sudbeck and Rose Burbach

Citations

  1. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1910; Census Place: Wynot, Cedar, Nebraska; Roll: T624_840; Page: 12A; Enumeration District: 0036; Image: 513; FHL Number: 1374853.
  2. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1920;Census Place: Precinct 4, Cedar, Nebraska; Roll: T625_983; Page: 2A; Enumeration District: 41; Image: 56.
  3. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1930; Census Place: Precinct 4, Cedar, Nebraska; Roll: 1268; Page: 6A; Enumeration District: 5; Image: 439.0.

Rudolph Sudbeck

M, b. circa 1904
Father*Henry J. Sudbeck b. 15 Nov 1872, d. 11 Feb 1950
Mother*Elizabeth Suing b. 10 Dec 1875, d. Oct 1950
Census DateLocation
15 April 1910Wynot, Cedar, NebraskaRudolph Sudbeck was listed as a son in Henry J. Sudbeck's household on the 1910 Census at Wynot, Cedar, Nebraska; living two doors away from Frank Sudbeck.1
3 January 1920Precinct 4, Cedar, NebraskaRudolph Sudbeck was listed as a son in Henry J. Sudbeck's household on the 1920 Census at Precinct 4, Cedar, Nebraska.2
14 April 1930Precinct 4, Cedar, NebraskaRudolph Sudbeck was listed as the head of a family on the 1930 Census at Precinct 4, Cedar, Nebraska, living next door to Henry J. Sudbeck.3

Citations

  1. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1910; Census Place: Wynot, Cedar, Nebraska; Roll: T624_840; Page: 12A; Enumeration District: 0036; Image: 513; FHL Number: 1374853.
  2. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1920;Census Place: Precinct 4, Cedar, Nebraska; Roll: T625_983; Page: 2A; Enumeration District: 41; Image: 56.
  3. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1930; Census Place: Precinct 4, Cedar, Nebraska; Roll: 1268; Page: 6A; Enumeration District: 5; Image: 439.0.

Damian Dennis Arens

M, b. 19 February 1934, d. 1 January 1999
Father*Anthony J. Arens b. 4 Jun 1896, d. 10 Feb 1960
Mother*Margaret M. Sudbeck b. 16 Aug 1900, d. 5 Dec 1979
  • Damian Dennis Arens was born on 19 February 1934 at Nebraska.
  • He was the son of Anthony J. Arens and Margaret M. Sudbeck.
  • Damian Dennis Arens died on 1 January 1999 at age 64 Damian D. Arens, 64, died Jan. 1, 1999, at McKennan Hospital, Sioux Falls, S.D. A rosary was Jan. 4 at the Wintz Funeral Home, Hartington. Later that evening, a vigil service was held at Sts. Peter and Paul Catholic
    Church, Bow Valley. Funeral services were Jan. 5 at Sts. Peter and Paul Catholic Church with Rev. Mark Tomasiewicz officiating. Burial was in Sts. Peter and Paul Cemetery, Bow Valley. Pallbearers were David Arens, Steve Uhing, Jason Arens, Kevin Schmidt, David Pavelka and Virgil Pavelka. Damian was born Feb. 19, 1934, to Anthony (TJ) and Margaret (Sudbeck)
    Arens. He married Helen E. Pavelka April 18, 1956, in Verdigre. After their marriage, he and Helen lived in the Crofton area from 1956-1961.
    They moved to the Bow Valley area where they lived and farmed. He also worked on the construction of the Gavins Point Dam project. Damian was a member of Sts. Peter and Paul Catholic Church, Bow Valley. Survivors include his wife, Helen, Hartington; eight children and their spouses, Chuck A. and Mary Lynn Arens, Hartington; Donna and Danny Heimes, Hartington; Norma and Dan Thoene, Fordyce; Bette and Michael Hamilton, Madison; Delores and Greg Johnson, Verdigre; Ronald Arens,
    Hartington; Roger Arens, Hartington; and Joan F. Arens, Plano, Texas; eight grandchildren; four sisters and their husbands, Lorraine Schmidt, St. Helena; Evelyn Koch, Crofton; Janita and; Robert Uhing, Niobrara; Delores and Charles Arens, Crofton; three brothers and their wives, Gerald and Lucille Arens, Crofton; Dennis and Mary Frances Arens, Hartington; Kenneth and Ruth Arens, Hartington; and a sister-in-law,
    Rita Arelis, Fordyce. He was preceded in death by his parents; two grandchildren, Heather and Christopher Heimes; and one brother, Jerome
    Arens.

Children of Damian Dennis Arens

Charles Anthony Arens

M, b. 26 April 1957, d. 2 February 2016
Father*Damian Dennis Arens b. 19 Feb 1934, d. 1 Jan 1999
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationCharles Anthony Arens was also known as Chuck A.
  • Charles Anthony Arens was born on 26 April 1957 at Crofton, Nebraska.
  • He was the son of Damian Dennis Arens.
  • Charles Anthony Arens died on 2 February 2016 at age 58 Charles Anthony Arens, age 58 of Hartington, Nebraska died on Tuesday, February 2, 2016 at Avera Sacred Heart Hospital in Yankton, SD.

    Mass of Christian Burial will be on Saturday, February 6, 2016 at 10:30 a.m. at Holy Family (Sts. Peter & Paul) Catholic Church in Bow Valley, Nebraska with the Rev. Eric Olsen officiating. Burial will be at Sts. Peter & Paul Cemetery. Visitation will be on Friday, at church, from 5-8:00 p.m. with a vigil service at 7:00 p.m. Visitation will continue on Saturday at church one hour prior to services. Arrangements are under the direction of the Wintz Funeral Home in Hartington.

    Pallbearers will be Jamie Hames, Bryan Thoene, Will Koch, Jonathan Heimes, Karl Tanderup, and Zach Kramer. Honorary pallbearers will be Chuck's grandchildren, Jackson Arens, Owen Eckmann, Myranda Eckmann, Rydder Eckmann, Landon Clark, Wyatt Clark, Sarah Clark, and Myles Clark.

    Charles Anthony Arens was born on April 26, 1957 in Crofton, Nebraska to Damian Dennis and Helen E. (Pavelka) Arens. He grew up in the Bow Valley area and went to country school for kindergarten and 1st grade. He attended 2nd-6th grades at St. Peter & Paul in Bow Valley. Charles graduated from Wynot High School in 1975. After graduation he worked on the farm with his dad. He then worked at Gurney's Seed & Nursery in Yankton and then worked 13 years at the Cheese Plant in Hartington. Charles worked at the Prison in Yankton, SD and worked for a hay farmer in South Dakota where he was able to work with his son Nathan. Chuck's final employment was at Bloom N Egg Farm in Bloomfield, NE.

    Charles was a member of Holy Family parish in Bow Valley. He loved watching and participating in tractor pulls. He enjoyed working on cars and tractors as well as being able to identify various bird calls. Chuck was very proud of his children and grandchildren.

    He is survived by his wife Mary Lynn of Hartington; three children and spouses Teresa "Tess" Eckmann of Bloomfield; Mandy and Michael Clark of Hartington, Nathan Arens of Hartington; his mother Helen Arens of Hartington; 8 grandchildren; seven brothers and sisters and spouses Donna and Danny Heimes of Hartington, Norma and Dan Thoene of Fordyce, Bette Hamilton of Crofton, Ronald Arens of Coleridge, Roger Arens of Hartington, Joan F. Arens of Frisco, TX; brother-in-law Greg Johnson of Verdigre.

    Charles was preceded in death by his father Damian; a sister Delores Johnson; granddaughter Janet Lynn Eckmann, and father-in-law Cyril Koch.

Norma Jean Arens

F, b. 9 March 1960, d. 26 January 2017
Father*Damian Dennis Arens b. 19 Feb 1934, d. 1 Jan 1999
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name16 June 1979As of 16 June 1979,her married name was Thoene.
  • Norma Jean Arens was born on 9 March 1960 at Nebraska.
  • She was the daughter of Damian Dennis Arens.
  • Norma Jean Arens died on 26 January 2017 at age 56 Norma Jean Thoene, age 56 of Fordyce, NE died on Thursday, January 26, 2017 at the Avera Sacred Heart Hospital due to a long respiratory illness.

    Mass of Christian Burial will be on Tuesday, January 31, 2017 at 10:00 a.m. at St. John the Baptist Catholic Church in Fordyce, Nebraska with the Rev. Jim Keiter officiating. Burial will be in the parish cemetery. Visitation will be on Monday, at church, from 5-7:00 p.m. with a Vigil service at 7:00 p.m. Visitation will continue on Tuesday, at church, one hour prior to services. To send an online message go to www.wintzrayfuneralhome.com.

    Pallbearers will be Steven Thoene, Nick Gubbels, Chuck Ryan, Nathan Arens, Jonathon Heimes, and Neal Thoene.

    Norma Jean Thoene was born on March 9, 1960 in Crofton, Nebraska to Damian Dennis and Helen E. (Pavelka) Arens. She grew up in the Bow Valley, NE area and graduated from Wynot High School in 1978. Norma worked at M-Tron Industries in Yankton and then married Dan Francis Thoene on June 16, 1979 in Bow Valley. Norma did child care in her home and then worked for Gurney's Seed & Nursery in Yankton. Norma also worked at Hardee's, the Sunshine Restaurant in the grocery store, and Yesterday's Cafe. She continued working at Yesterday's Cafe until five years ago when her health prevented her from working.

    Norma Jean liked cooking, canning, gardening, and word searches. She enjoyed visiting with the public and also with her family. Norma loved her "Little House on the Prairie" in Fordyce.

    Norma is survived by her husband Dan of Fordyce; son Bryan & wife Jonelle Thoene of Fordyce and their son Marcus "MJ"; daughter Brenda Thoene of Elkhorn, NE; mother Helen Arens of Hartington, two sisters Donna & Danny Heimes of Hartington, and Joan Arens of Frisco, TX; sister-in-law May Lynn Arens; brother-in-law Greg Johnson of Verdigre, NE; numerous nieces and nephews.

    Preceding her in death was her father, Damian Arens; sister Dolores Johnson in 2007; brother Charles A. Arens on 2/2/16, brother Ronald C. Arens on 2/15/16; sister Bette Hamilton on 3/24/16; brother Roger Arens on 4/11/16.

Bette Arens

F, d. 24 March 2016
Father*Damian Dennis Arens b. 19 Feb 1934, d. 1 Jan 1999
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Hamilton.

Delores Arens

F, d. 2007
Father*Damian Dennis Arens b. 19 Feb 1934, d. 1 Jan 1999
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Johnson.

Ronald C. Arens

M, b. 14 October 1965, d. 15 February 2016
Father*Damian Dennis Arens b. 19 Feb 1934, d. 1 Jan 1999
  • Ronald C. Arens was born on 14 October 1965 at Yankton, South Dakota.
  • He was the son of Damian Dennis Arens.
  • Ronald C. Arens died on 15 February 2016 at age 50 Ronald C. Arens, age 50 of Coleridge, Nebraska and formerly of Hartington, died on Monday, February 15, 2016 at the University of Nebraska Medical Center in Omaha, Nebraska.

    Mass of Christian Burial will be on Saturday, February 20, 2016 at 10:30 a.m. at Holy Family (Sts. Peter & Paul) Catholic Church in Bow Valley, Nebraska with the Rev. Eric Olsen officiating. Burial will be at Sts. Peter & Paul Cemetery in Bow Valley. Visitation will be on Friday, at church, from 5-8:00 p.m. with a vigil service at 7:00 p.m. Visitation will continue at church on Saturday one hour prior to services. Arrangements are under the direction of the Wintz Funeral Home in Hartington.

    Pallbearers will be David Pavelka, Vernon Arens, David Arens, Robert Uhing, Keith Koch, and Dwaine Pavelka. Honorary pallbearers will be the Residents of Park View Haven Nursing Home.

    Ronald Charles Arens was born on October 14, 1965 in Yankton, SD to Damian D. and Helen E. (Pavelka) Arens. He grew up in the Bow Valley area and graduated from Wynot High School in 1984. After high school Ron helped his father on the farm. He then worked for many years at the Hartington Cheese Plant until his health prevented him from working. Ron had been a resident of Park View Haven Nursing Home in Coleridge for almost six years.

    Ron loved farming, playing cards, tractor pulls, board games and loved his nieces and nephews and great nieces and nephews.

    Ron is survived by his mother Helen Arens of Hartington; five siblings and spouses Donna and Danny Heimes of Hartington, Norma and Dan Thoene of Fordyce, Bette Hamilton of Crofton, Roger Arens of Hartington, and Joan Arens of Frisco, TX; brother-in-law Greg Johnson of Verdigre, NE; sister-in-law Mary Lynn Arens of Hartington.

    He was preceded in death by his father Damian Arens; a sister Delores Johnson; and a brother Charles A. Arens on 2/2/2016; niece Heather Heimes; nephew Christopher Heimes; and great niece Janet Eckmann.

Roger Ronald Arens

M, b. 14 October 1966, d. 11 April 2016
Father*Damian Dennis Arens b. 19 Feb 1934, d. 1 Jan 1999
  • Roger Ronald Arens was born on 14 October 1966 at Yankton, South Dakota.
  • He was the son of Damian Dennis Arens.
  • Roger Ronald Arens died on 11 April 2016 at age 49 Roger Arens, age 49 of Hartington, NE died on Monday, April 11, 2016 at his residence. He is the son of Helen Arens.

    Mass of Christian Burial will be on Saturday, April 16, 2016 at 10:30 a.m. at Holy Family (Sts. Peter & Paul) Catholic Church in Bow Valley, Nebraska with the Rev. Eric Olsen officiating. Burial will be at Sts. Peter & Paul Cemetery in Bow Valley. Visitation will be on Friday, at church, from 5-7:00 p.m. with a Vigil Service at 6:00 p.m. Visitation will continue on Saturday one hour prior to services. Arrangements are under the direction of the Wintz Funeral Home in Hartington.

    Pallbearers will be Kevin Schmidt, Robert Uhing, Jason Arens, Gary Arens, Keith Koch, and John Pavelka.

    Honorary pallbearers will be Jennifer Kobza, Jessica Peddie, Jonathan Heimes, Bryan Thoene, Brenda Thoene, Tess Eckmann, Mandy Clark, and Nathan Arens.

    Roger Ronald Arens was born on October 14, 1966 in Yankton, SD to Damian Dennis and Helen E. (Pavelka) Arens. He was the seventh of eight children. He grew up in the Bow Valley area and graduated from Wynot High School in 1985. After graduating, Roger worked at Shurco and Northern Extrusions in Yankton, SD. He also worked at McDonald's and Hardee's in Yankton.

    Roger loved playing cards, Blackjack, Rummy and going to the Fordyce Casino night. He enjoyed participating in county tractor pulls and attending national tractor pulls. Roger liked board games, farming, and talking to people at his restaurant jobs.

    He is survived by his mother, Helen of Hartington; three sisters and their spouses Donna & Danny Heimes of Hartington, Norma and Dan Thoene of Fordyce, Joan Arens of Frisco, TX; sister-in-law Mary Lynn Arens of Hartington; brother-in-law Greg Johnson of Verdigre.

    Roger was preceded in death by his father Damian; sister Delores Johnson; brother Chuck A. Arens on 2/2/16, brother Ronald C. Arens on 2/15/16; and sister Bette Hamilton on 3/24/16; nephew Christopher J. Heimes; niece Heather Heimes; and great niece Janet Eckmann.

Evelyn Arens

F, b. circa 1929, d. before March 2005
Father*Anthony J. Arens b. 4 Jun 1896, d. 10 Feb 1960
Mother*Margaret M. Sudbeck b. 16 Aug 1900, d. 5 Dec 1979
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Koch.

Gerald Rudolph Arens

M, b. 14 June 1930, d. 11 March 2005
Father*Anthony J. Arens b. 4 Jun 1896, d. 10 Feb 1960
Mother*Margaret M. Sudbeck b. 16 Aug 1900, d. 5 Dec 1979
  • Gerald Rudolph Arens was born on 14 June 1930 at Nebraska.
  • He was the son of Anthony J. Arens and Margaret M. Sudbeck.
  • Gerald Rudolph Arens married Lucille Olivia Schieffer on 25 January 1955.
  • Gerald Rudolph Arens died on 11 March 2005 at age 74 Gerald R. Arens, 74, Crofton, died March 11, 2005, at Avera Sacred Heart Hospital, Yankton, S.D. Visitation, with a rosary and a vigil service, was March 13 at St. Rose of Lima Catholic Church, Crofton, and continued Monday at the Wintz Funeral Home, Crofton. Mass of Christian Burial was March 14 at St. Rose of Lima Catholic Church, Crofton, with the Rev. Joseph Broudou officiating. Burial was in the Beaver Creek Cemetery, Crofton. Pallbearers were grandchildren, Brent Arens, Travis Arens, Brady Arens, Trevor Arens, Ashton Arens, Aliza Arens, Jenna Steffen and Holli Banes. Gerald was born June 14, 1930, in Fordyce to Anthony J. and Margaret (Sudbeck) Arens. He grew up on a farm three miles east of Fordyce and attended school at District 108. He farmed with his father and four brothers until his marriage to Lucille Schieffer Jan. 25, 1955, in Constance. After their marriage, they moved to a farm four and one half miles north of Crofton where he farmed his entire life. He also worked construction at Gavins Point Dam and as a laborer for the Corp of Engineers from 1955-1957. He enjoyed playing cards, dancing, fishing, hunting, farming and spending time with his entire family. Gerald was a member of St. Rose of Lima Catholic Church and a former Frankfort Township board member. Survivors include his wife, Lucille, Crofton; eight children and their spouses, David A. and Ann Arens, Crofton; Marie and Kevin Guenther, Owasso, Okla; Tony Arens, Crofton; Jolene and Jeff Steffen, Crofton; Dan and Lorraine Arens, Crofton; Marge and Kevin Kniefl, Lincoln; Gary and Joselyn Arens, Crofton; and Janice and Tom Johnston, Sioux City, Iowa; 19 grandchildren; one great-granddaughter; three sisters and spouses, Lorraine Schmidt, Yankton, S.D; Janita and Robert Uhing, Niobrara; and Delores and Charles Arens, Crofton; two brothers and spouses, Dennis and Mary Frances Arens, Hartington, and Kenneth and Ruth Arens, Fordyce; two sisters-in-law, Rita Arens, Fordyce, and Helen Arens, Hartington. He was preceded in death by his parents; one infant son, Anthony Arens; two granddaughters, Brittney and Morgan Steffen; two brothers, Jerome and Damian Arens; one sister and her husband, Evelyn and Emery Koch; and one brother-in-law, Anthony Schmidt.

Lucille Olivia Schieffer

F, b. 9 November 1935, d. 15 April 2017
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name25 January 1955As of 25 January 1955,her married name was Arens.
  • Lucille Olivia Schieffer was born on 9 November 1935 at Nebraska.
  • She married Gerald Rudolph Arens, son of Anthony J. Arens and Margaret M. Sudbeck, on 25 January 1955.
  • Lucille Olivia Schieffer died on 15 April 2017 at age 81 Lucille O. Arens age 81 of Crofton, Nebraska died on Saturday, April 15, 2017 at Avera Sacred Heart Hospital in Yankton, SD.

    Mass of Christian Burial will be on Tuesday, April 18, 2017 at 10:30 a.m. at St. Rose of Lima Catholic Church in Crofton with the Rev. Timothy Podraza officiating. Burial will be at Beaver Creek cemetery in Crofton. Visitation will be on Monday, at church, from 5-8:00 p.m. with a Vigil at 7:00 p.m. Visitation will continue on Tuesday morning at church one hour prior to services. Arrangements are under the direction of the Wintz Funeral Home of Crofton, NE.

    Pallbearers will be David Arens, Tony Arens, Dan Arens, Gary Arens, Kevin Kneifl, and Jeff Steffen.

    Honorary pallbearers will be Lucille's grandchildren.

    Lucille Olivia Arens was born on November 9, 1935 in Constance, NE to Joseph G. and Christina E. (Guenther) Schieffer. She grew up in Constance where she was baptized, received First Holy Communion, and was confirmed. She graduated from Holy Trinity High School in Hartington, NE. Lucille married Gerald Rudolph Arens on January 25, 1955 in Constance. They lived and farmed 4 ½ miles north of Crofton. Gerald died on March 11, 2005 at the age of 74 years.

    Lucille belonged to St. Rose of Lima Catholic Church and its guild, Christian Mothers, Frankfort Progressive Club and worked on the election board for 45 years. She prayed the rosary at the Beaver Creek cemetery for 9 weeks on Monday nights in the summer for favorable weather and the people buried there. Lucille liked to do anything with her hands, sewing, cooking, baking, crafts, gardening etc. She wasn't afraid to run any of the farm machinery through the years.

    She is survived by her eight children and spouses, David A. & Ann Arens of Crofton, Marie & Kevin Guenther of Owasso, OK, Tony Arens of Crofton and friend Rhonda Hofer, Jolene & Jeff Steffen of Crofton, Dan & Lorraine Arens of Crofton, Marge & Kevin Kneifl of Lincoln, NE, Gary & Joselyn Arens of Crofton, Janice & Tom Johnston of Sioux City, IA; 20 grandchildren; 13 great grandchildren; two sisters Jeanette Wieseler of St. Helena, NE, Angela Mueller of Crofton; sister-in-law Rosemary Schieffer of Riverton, WY.

    Lucille was preceded in death by her parents, husband Gerald; infant son Anthony; two granddaughters Brittney & Morgan Steffen; two brothers Arthur and Sylvester Schieffer; sister Irene Pinkelman; brothers-in-law Fredolin "Fritz" Pinkelman, Clarence Mueller, and Leonard Wieseler.

Jerome G. Arens

M, b. 1 June 1923, d. 15 December 1998
Father*Anthony J. Arens b. 4 Jun 1896, d. 10 Feb 1960
Mother*Margaret M. Sudbeck b. 16 Aug 1900, d. 5 Dec 1979
  • Jerome G. Arens was born on 1 June 1923 at Nebraska.
  • He was the son of Anthony J. Arens and Margaret M. Sudbeck.
  • Jerome G. Arens died on 15 December 1998 at age 75 Jerome G. Arens, 75, Fordyce, died Dec. 15, 1998, at the Hartington Nursing Center, Hartington. Visitation was Dec. 17 at the Wintz Funeral Home, Hartington, and at the church prior to services. Funeral services were Dec. 18. at St. Joseph's Catholic Church, Constance, with Rev. Bob English and Deacon Andrew Steffen officiating. Pallbearers were Ken Lockman, Cyril Wubben, Ron Sudbeck, Greg Dickes, Gary Dickes, Gene Dickes, Lyle Lammers and Tom Stevens. Jerome was born June 1, 1923, to Anthony J. and Margaret (Sudbeck) Arens in Bow Valley. He grew up in the Bow Valley area, and attended Rural District 108 School. He married Rita Ann Hofmaier Jan. 31, 1967.
    Jerome lived and farmed in the Bow Valley and Fordyce areas his entire life. He was a member of St. Joseph's Catholic Church, Constance. Survivors include his wife, Rita, Fordyce; three children, Vernon, Fordyce; Irene and her husband, Vince Vaughn, Albuquerque, N.M; and Barb Arens, Omaha; two grandchildren, Zachary Robert and Dominic Jerome Vaughn; four sisters and their spouses, Lorraine Schmidt, St. Helena; Evelyn Koch, Crofton; Janita and Robert Uhing; Niobrara; Delores and Charles Arens, Crofton; four brothers and their spouses, Gerald and Lucille Arens, Crofton; Damian and Helen Arens, Hartington; Dennis and Frances Arens, Hartington; Kenneth and Ruth Arens, Hartington, and many neices and nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents.

Lucy M. Kramer

F, b. 6 August 1906, d. 21 April 2000
Father*Julius Kramer b. c 1877, d. a 1930
Mother*Mary J. Sudbeck b. 1 Mar 1882, d. 30 Dec 1988
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Burbach.
Married NameHer married name was Rameil.
  • Lucy M. Kramer was born on 6 August 1906 at Nebraska.
  • She was the daughter of Julius Kramer and Mary J. Sudbeck.
  • Lucy M. Kramer died on 21 April 2000 at age 93.

Emily E. Kramer

F, b. 21 September 1907, d. 21 July 1988
Father*Julius Kramer b. c 1877, d. a 1930
Mother*Mary J. Sudbeck b. 1 Mar 1882, d. 30 Dec 1988
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Roeder.
Name VariationEmily E. Kramer was also known as Emily I.
Name VariationEmily E. Kramer was also known as Millie.
  • Emily E. Kramer was born on 21 September 1907 at Nebraska.
  • She was the daughter of Julius Kramer and Mary J. Sudbeck.
  • Emily E. Kramer died on 21 July 1988 at age 80.

Ivan H. Kramer

M, b. circa 1911, d. before December 2000
Father*Julius Kramer b. c 1877, d. a 1930
Mother*Mary J. Sudbeck b. 1 Mar 1882, d. 30 Dec 1988
  • Ivan H. Kramer was born circa 1911 at Nebraska.
  • He was the son of Julius Kramer and Mary J. Sudbeck.
  • Ivan H. Kramer died before December 2000.

Cyril Kramer

M, b. 1 October 1923, d. 6 June 1992
Father*Julius Kramer b. c 1877, d. a 1930
Mother*Mary J. Sudbeck b. 1 Mar 1882, d. 30 Dec 1988
  • Cyril Kramer was born on 1 October 1923 at Nebraska.
  • He was the son of Julius Kramer and Mary J. Sudbeck.
  • Cyril Kramer died on 6 June 1992 at age 68.

Frank Sudbeck

M, b. circa 1844, d. after April 1910
  • Frank Sudbeck was born circa 1844 at Germany.
  • He married Magdalena (?) circa 1870.
  • Frank Sudbeck died after April 1910.
Census DateLocation
June 1880Precinct 5, Cedar, NebraskaFrank Sudbeck was listed as the head of a family on the 1880 Census at Precinct 5, Cedar, Nebraska.1
1900Precinct 5, Cedar, NebraskaHe was listed as the head of a family on the 1900 Census at Precinct 5, Cedar, Nebraska.2
15 April 1910Wynot, Cedar, NebraskaHe was listed as the head of a family on the 1910 Census at Wynot, Cedar, Nebraska, living two doors away from Henry Sudbeck.3
     Frank Sudbeck immigrated in 1870.

Children of Frank Sudbeck and Magdalena (?)

Citations

  1. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, NA Film Number T9-0744 Page Number 302D.
  2. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1900; Census Place: Precinct 5, Cedar, Nebraska; Roll: T623_919; Page: 4B; Enumeration District: 34.
  3. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1910; Census Place: Wynot, Cedar, Nebraska; Roll: T624_840; Page: 12A; Enumeration District: 0036; Image: 513; FHL Number: 1374853.

Magdalena (?)

F, b. February 1843, d. after April 1910
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationMagdalena (?) was also known as Magdalene (?).
Name VariationMagdalena (?) was also known as Lena (?).
Married Namecirca 1870As of circa 1870,her married name was Sudbeck.
  • Magdalena (?) was born in February 1843 at Germany.
  • She married Frank Sudbeck circa 1870.
  • Magdalena (?) died after April 1910.
Census DateLocation
June 1880Precinct 5, Cedar, NebraskaMagdalena (?) was listed as wife in Frank Sudbeck's household on the 1880 Census at Precinct 5, Cedar, Nebraska.1
1900Precinct 5, Cedar, NebraskaMagdalena (?) was listed as wife in Frank Sudbeck's household on the 1900 Census at Precinct 5, Cedar, Nebraska.2
15 April 1910Wynot, Cedar, NebraskaMagdalena (?) was listed as wife in Frank Sudbeck's household on the 1910 Census at Wynot, Cedar, Nebraska; living two doors away from Henry Sudbeck.3
     Magdalena (?) immigrated in 1870. She had 10 with 6 living in 1900 children. She had 11 with 6 living in 1910 children.

Children of Magdalena (?) and Frank Sudbeck

Citations

  1. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, NA Film Number T9-0744 Page Number 302D.
  2. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1900; Census Place: Precinct 5, Cedar, Nebraska; Roll: T623_919; Page: 4B; Enumeration District: 34.
  3. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1910; Census Place: Wynot, Cedar, Nebraska; Roll: T624_840; Page: 12A; Enumeration District: 0036; Image: 513; FHL Number: 1374853.

Joseph Sudbeck

M, b. February 1877
Father*Frank Sudbeck b. c 1844, d. a Apr 1910
Mother*Magdalena (?) b. Feb 1843, d. a Apr 1910
Census DateLocation
June 1880Precinct 5, Cedar, NebraskaJoseph Sudbeck was listed as a son in Frank Sudbeck's household on the 1880 Census at Precinct 5, Cedar, Nebraska.1
1900Precinct 5, Cedar, NebraskaJoseph Sudbeck was listed as a son in Frank Sudbeck's household on the 1900 Census at Precinct 5, Cedar, Nebraska.2

Citations

  1. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, NA Film Number T9-0744 Page Number 302D.
  2. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1900; Census Place: Precinct 5, Cedar, Nebraska; Roll: T623_919; Page: 4B; Enumeration District: 34.

Lizzie Sudbeck

F, b. January 1885
Father*Frank Sudbeck b. c 1844, d. a Apr 1910
Mother*Magdalena (?) b. Feb 1843, d. a Apr 1910
Census DateLocation
1900Precinct 5, Cedar, NebraskaLizzie Sudbeck was listed as a daughter in Frank Sudbeck's household on the 1900 Census at Precinct 5, Cedar, Nebraska.1

Citations

  1. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1900; Census Place: Precinct 5, Cedar, Nebraska; Roll: T623_919; Page: 4B; Enumeration District: 34.

Caroline Kramer

F, d. before December 2000
Father*Julius Kramer b. c 1877, d. a 1930
Mother*Mary J. Sudbeck b. 1 Mar 1882, d. 30 Dec 1988

Kenneth Pick

M, b. 5 April 1942, d. 15 April 2010
Father*Edwin Pick d. b Jun 2005
Mother*Loretta C. Arens b. 25 Jul 1915, d. 5 May 2015
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationKenneth Pick was also known as Kenny.
  • Kenneth Pick was born on 5 April 1942.
  • He was the son of Edwin Pick and Loretta C. Arens.
  • Kenneth Pick died on 15 April 2010 at age 68 Kenneth Pick, age 68 of Hartington, Nebraska died on Thursday, April 15, 2010 at Park View Haven Nursing Home in Coleridge, Nebraska.

    Mass of Christian Burial will be on Monday, April 19, 2010 at 2:00 p.m. at Holy Trinity Catholic Church in Hartington with Rev. Jeffery Loseke officiating. Burial will be in St. Michael’s Cemetery in Hartington with military services conducted by the Hartington VFW Post 5283.

    Visitation will be on Sunday from 3:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. with a vigil service at 6:00 p.m. at the church. Visitation will be one hour prior to services on Monday at the church.

    The Wintz Funeral Home in Hartington is in charge of arrangements. To share a memory, please visit www.wintzrayfuneralhome.com.

    Pallbearers will be Jerry Leise, Jeff Leise, Ken Jensen, Duane Feilmeier, Brad Peitz and David Wieseler.

    Kenny was born on April 5, 1942 at Bow Valley, Nebraska to Edwin and Loretta (Arens) Pick. He grew up in the Bow Valley area and graduated from Holy Trinity High School in 1961. He served in the National Guard from1961 to 1967. He married Charlotte Wiebelhaus on November 14, 1964 at Fordyce, Nebraska. They made their home on a farm east of Hartington where Kenny farmed until his death and also operated the tank wagon for Farmers Union Oil Company in Hartington from 1961 to 1988. He belonged to the Holy Trinity Catholic Church and enjoyed playing cards, driving his 4 wheeler and checking on his cattle.

    Kenny is survived by his wife, Charlotte of Hartington; 5 children and their spouses, Tim and Kathy Pick of Hartington; Dixie and Marc Fischer of Hartington; Tom and Jennifer Pick of Columbus, Nebraska; Dean and Angela Pick of Hartington; Darin and Lisa Pick of Hartington; 15 grandchildren, his mother, Loretta Pick of Bow Valley; 2 sisters and 4 brothers.

    He was preceded in death by his father and a grandson Cody Pick.

Judith Kramer

F, b. 12 March 1949, d. 23 February 2013
Father*Roman Alphonse Kramer b. 3 Sep 1918, d. 22 Apr 2002
Mother*Rosella J. Arens b. 7 Aug 1921, d. 14 Mar 2009
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationJudith Kramer was also known as Judy.
Married Name28 November 1970As of 28 November 1970,her married name was Hoesing.
  • Judith Kramer was born on 12 March 1949 at Nebraska.
  • She was the daughter of Roman Alphonse Kramer and Rosella J. Arens.
  • Judith Kramer died on 23 February 2013 at Nebraska at age 63 Judith Hoesing, 63, of Menominee died at her residence on Saturday, Feb. 23, 2013.
    Services will be at at St. Boniface Catholic Church in Menominee with the Revs. Paul Hoesing and David Fulton officiating and burial in the parish cemetery. Wintz Funeral Home in Hartington is in charge of arrangements.
    Judith Theresa Marie Hoesing was born on March 12, 1949, at rural Crofton to Roman Alphonse and Rosella J. (Arens) Kramer. She grew up on a farm southwest of Crofton and attended St. Rose of Lima Catholic Grade School in Crofton. She graduated from Crofton High School in 1967 and then attended Wayne State College in Wayne.
    Judy was married to Duane J. Hoesing on Nov. 28, 1970, at St. Rose of Lima Catholic Church in Crofton. She and Duane farmed in the Menominee area, moving to their home west of Menominee in 1980.
    Judy was a member of St. Boniface Catholic Church and the Ladies Guild. She was active in her parish, school and archdiocesan work, serving on numerous boards and committees. She was the St. Boniface sacristan for many years and was a member of the Christian Mothers. Judy helped on the farm and loved taking care of the yard, canning and tending to her garden and flowers. She was very artistic, a wonderful seamstress, and she often assisted in decorating the church.
    Judy is survived by her husband, Duane of Menominee; three sons, Father Paul Hoesing of Omaha, Matthew and Lacey Hoesing of Norfolk and their children, Triston, Hannah and Levi, Jon Hoesing of Menominee; five brothers, Ron and Janet Kramer of Pierce, Dave and Marilyn Kramer of Crofton, Marcel and Sheila Kramer of Crofton, Kim and Jean Kramer of Fircrest, Wash., Steve and Arlene Kramer of Omaha; two sisters, Ruth and Dennis Schulte of Lincoln, DiAnn and Gordon "Butch" Bird of Lakeville, Minn.
    She was preceded in death by her parents, Roman and Rosella Kramer; parents-in-law Francis and Grace Hoesing; and a nephew, Kurt Hoesing.
    Pallbearers will be Todd Kramer, Chad Kramer, Jared Kramer, Jerod Hoesing, Seth Bird and Joel Schulte.