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
Life EventDateDescription
Leon Eckmann was the son of Henry Eckmann and Elsie Clausen.
Deathbefore July 2009Leon Eckmann died before July 2009.

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.
Life EventDateDescription
Birthcirca 1923Evelyn Eckmann was born circa 1923 at Nebraska.
She was the daughter of Henry Eckmann and Elsie Clausen.
Deathbefore July 2009Evelyn Eckmann died before July 2009.
Census DateLocationDescription
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
Life EventDateDescription
Rebecca Keller was the daughter of George L. Keller and Neoma June Eckmann.
Deathbefore July 2009Rebecca Keller died before July 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.
Life EventDateDescription
Vanetta Keller was the daughter of George L. Keller and Neoma June Eckmann.
Deathbefore July 2009Vanetta Keller died before July 2009.

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
Life EventDateDescription
Birth7 June 1927Gilbert H. Eckmann was born on 7 June 1927 at Nebraska.
He was the son of Henry Eckmann and Elsie Clausen.
Death20 October 2010Gilbert 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 DateLocationDescription
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
Life EventDateDescription
Birthcirca 1865Joachim F. Heick was born circa 1865 at Germany.
Marriagecirca 1887He married Eliza M. (?) circa 1887.
Deathafter April 1930Joachim F. Heick died after April 1930.
Census DateLocationDescription
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.
Life EventDateDescription
Birthcirca 1866Eliza M. (?) was born circa 1866 at Germany.
Marriagecirca 1887She married Joachim F. Heick circa 1887.
Deathafter April 1930Eliza M. (?) died after April 1930.
Census DateLocationDescription
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
Life EventDateDescription
Birthcirca 1890Dorathea E. Heick was born circa 1890 at Iowa.
She was the daughter of Joachim F. Heick and Eliza M. (?).
UNMARRIED1930As of 1930, Dorathea E. Heick was never married.
Census DateLocationDescription
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.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth19 January 1908Rose Burbach was born on 19 January 1908.
Marriageafter April 1930She married Arthur F. Sudbeck, son of Henry J. Sudbeck and Elizabeth Suing, after April 1930.

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
Life EventDateDescription
Henry Sudbeck was the son of Arthur F. Sudbeck and Rose Burbach.
Deathbefore November 2008Henry Sudbeck died before November 2008.

Theresia (?)

F, b. circa 1905
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Namecirca 1928As of circa 1928,her married name was Sudbeck.
Life EventDateDescription
Birthcirca 1905Theresia (?) was born circa 1905 at Nebraska.
Marriagecirca 1928She married Rudolph Sudbeck, son of Henry J. Sudbeck and Elizabeth Suing, circa 1928.
Census DateLocationDescription
14 April 1930Precinct 4, Cedar, NebraskaTheresia (?) was listed as a daughter in Rudolph Sudbeck's household on the 1930 Census at Precinct 4, Cedar, Nebraska; living next door to Henry J. Sudbeck.1

Citations

  1. [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.

Frank Sudbeck

M, b. circa 1870
Father*Frank Sudbeck b. c 1844, d. a Apr 1910
Mother*Magdalena (?) b. Feb 1843, d. a Apr 1910
Life EventDateDescription
Birthcirca 1870Frank Sudbeck was born circa 1870 at Nebraska.
He was the son of Frank Sudbeck and Magdalena (?).
Census DateLocationDescription
June 1880Precinct 5, Cedar, NebraskaFrank Sudbeck was listed as a son in Frank Sudbeck's household on the 1880 Census at Precinct 5, Cedar, Nebraska.1

Citations

  1. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, NA Film Number T9-0744 Page Number 302D.

Anna Sudbeck

F, b. circa 1874
Father*Frank Sudbeck b. c 1844, d. a Apr 1910
Mother*Magdalena (?) b. Feb 1843, d. a Apr 1910
Life EventDateDescription
Birthcirca 1874Anna Sudbeck was born circa 1874 at Nebraska.
She was the daughter of Frank Sudbeck and Magdalena (?).
Census DateLocationDescription
June 1880Precinct 5, Cedar, NebraskaAnna Sudbeck was listed as a daughter in Frank Sudbeck's household on the 1880 Census at Precinct 5, Cedar, Nebraska.1

Citations

  1. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, NA Film Number T9-0744 Page Number 302D.

LaVerne Elizabeth Sudbeck

F, b. 5 June 1928, d. 6 August 2006
Father*Victor Sudbeck b. 27 Sep 1898, d. Jun 1982
Mother*Johanna M. Feilmeier b. 21 Mar 1903, d. 19 Jan 1988
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name19 April 1949As of 19 April 1949,her married name was Goeden.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth5 June 1928LaVerne Elizabeth Sudbeck was born on 5 June 1928 at Nebraska.
She was the daughter of Victor Sudbeck and Johanna M. Feilmeier.
Marriage19 April 1949LaVerne Elizabeth Sudbeck married Edward B. Goeden, son of Paul Peter Goeden and Julia Kuchta, on 19 April 1949.
Death6 August 2006LaVerne Elizabeth Sudbeck died on 6 August 2006 at age 78 LaVerne Elizabeth (Sudbeck) Goeden, age 78 of Yankton passed away on Sunday, August 06, 2006 at her residence.

LaVerne was born to Victor and Johanna (Feilmeier) Sudbeck on June 5, 1928 in Bow Valley, Nebraska. She was baptized and confirmed at St. Peter and Paul Catholic Church in Bow Valley, NE. She attended St. Peter and Paul Catholic School through the 8th grade. She worked as a housekeeper before her marriage.

On April 19, 1949, she was united in marriage to Edward B. Goeden in Bow Valley, NE and 13 children were born to this union. She worked for the West Catholic School lunch, Stuelpnagel Egg Processing Plant, and for the last 20 years until the time of her death, she was employed by Avera Sacred Heart Hospital.

Those who will cherish her memory are her sons: Daniel (Mary) Goeden of Vermillion, SD, Timothy (Jane) Goeden of Yankton, SD, Dennis (MeLinda) Goeden, Wakonda, SD; her daughters: Sharon (Charles) Bonertz of Hillsdale, IL, Janice (Terrence) Lammers of Hartington, NE, Mary (Timothy) Becker of St. Helena, NE, Charlene (Edward) Arens of Fordyce, NE, Teresa (Dean) Lammers of Hartington, NE, Donna (Gary) Peterson of Logan, IA, Joan (Gerard) Wortmann of Hartington, NE, Judy Goeden of Yankton, SD, and Christi Goeden (Fiance Rick Bye) of Mission Hill, SD; her brothers: Marvin (Rita) Sudbeck of Hartington, NE and Orville Sudbeck of Hartington, NE; sister-in-law, Mary Ann Sudbeck of Hartington, NE; 44 grandchildren, 24 great grandchildren, and many nieces nephews, and cousins.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Victor and Johanna (Feilmeier) Sudbeck, her husband, Edward B. Goeden, son, Francis Goeden, granddaughter, Jennifer Peterson, brother, Joseph Sudbeck, and sister-in-law, Charlotte (Shirley) Sudbeck.

Funeral services will be August 10, 2006 at St. Boniface Catholic Church in Menominee, NE. Burial will be in the St. Boniface parish cemetery.

Pallbearers will be Patrick Bonertz, Nicholas Goeden, Jeremy Goeden, Craig Lammers, Myles Lammers, Wes Wortmann, Travis Becker, and Curtis Becker.

Arrangements by Kostel Funeral Home and Crematory, Yankton.

Victor Sudbeck

M, b. 27 September 1898, d. June 1982
Father*Joseph Sudbeck b. 11 Sep 1857, d. 30 Nov 1935
Mother*Elizabeth Kohls b. Jan 1862, d. a 1920
Life EventDateDescription
Birth27 September 1898Victor Sudbeck was born on 27 September 1898 at Nebraska.
He was the son of Joseph Sudbeck and Elizabeth Kohls.
Marriagecirca 1923Victor Sudbeck married Johanna M. Feilmeier circa 1923.
DeathJune 1982Victor Sudbeck died in June 1982 at age 83.
Census DateLocationDescription
1900Precinct 5, Cedar, NebraskaVictor Sudbeck was listed as a son in Joseph Sudbeck's household on the 1900 Census at Precinct 5, Cedar, Nebraska.1

Children of Victor Sudbeck and Johanna M. Feilmeier

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: 10B; Enumeration District: 34.

Johanna M. Feilmeier

F, b. 21 March 1903, d. 19 January 1988
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Namecirca 1923As of circa 1923,her married name was Sudbeck.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth21 March 1903Johanna M. Feilmeier was born on 21 March 1903 at Iowa.
Marriagecirca 1923She married Victor Sudbeck, son of Joseph Sudbeck and Elizabeth Kohls, circa 1923.
Death19 January 1988Johanna M. Feilmeier died on 19 January 1988 at age 84.

Children of Johanna M. Feilmeier and Victor Sudbeck

Marvin Jacob Sudbeck

M, b. 10 February 1924, d. 16 January 2009
Father*Victor Sudbeck b. 27 Sep 1898, d. Jun 1982
Mother*Johanna M. Feilmeier b. 21 Mar 1903, d. 19 Jan 1988
Life EventDateDescription
Birth10 February 1924Marvin Jacob Sudbeck was born on 10 February 1924 at Nebraska.
He was the son of Victor Sudbeck and Johanna M. Feilmeier.
Marriage27 August 1947Marvin Jacob Sudbeck married Rita M. Jansen on 27 August 1947.
Death16 January 2009Marvin Jacob Sudbeck died on 16 January 2009 at age 84 Marvin Jacob Sudbeck, age 84, of Bow Valley, Nebraska, died on Friday, January 16, 2009 at the Golden Living Center in Hartington.

Mass of Christian Burial was on Tuesday, January 20, 2009 at 10:30 am at Holy Family (Saints Peter and Paul) Catholic Church in Bow Valley with Rev. Michael Keating officiating. Burial was in the Saints Peter and Paul Cemetery with military services conducted by the Wynot American Legion Post 31.

Pallbearers were Jeremiah Sudbeck, Ben Hochstein, Will Koch, Danny Goeden, Charlie Sudbeck, and Roman Sudbeck.

Marvin was born on February 10, 1924 on the family farmstead near Bow Valley to Victor and Johanna Feilmeier Sudbeck.

He grew up on the family farm and attended Saints Peter and Paul Grade School in Bow Valley.

He served in the Army from 1945 to 1947.

He married Rita Jansen on August 27, 1947 in Menominee, NE. They farmed just west of Bow Valley for 40 years.

While farming, he also worked for Neu Cheese in Hartington for 25 years. Upon leaving Neu Cheese he then worked for the Cedar County Road Department.

He served as an officer for the German Mutual Farmers Insurance Company for many years.

Marvin was a member of the Holy Family (Saints Peter and Paul) Catholic Church in Bow Valley, the Catholic Order of Foresters, Holy Name Society, and the Wynot American Legion Post 31.

Marvin is survived by his wife, Rita of Bow Valley; eleven children, Lois Wong (Warner) of Seattle, Washington; Marty Sudbeck (Deb) of Bow Valley; Dona Clune (Gary) of Lakehills, Texas; Bill Sudbeck of Saint Paul, Minnesota; Vicky Koch (Maurice) of Saint James; Kay Sudbeck of Lincoln, Nebraska; Rowland Sudbeck of Bow Valley; Rhea Hochstein (Roy) of Bennet, Nebraska; Dwight Sudbeck of Bloomfield; Tom Sudbeck (Julie) of Yankton; and Marlow Sudbeck of Rush City, Minnesota; 18 grandchildren, five great-grandchildren, and a brother, Orville Sudbeck of Bow Valley.

He was preceded in death by his parents, a daughter, Geralyn, a son, John, a brother, Joe Sudbeck, and a sister, LaVern Goeden.

Children of Marvin Jacob Sudbeck and Rita M. Jansen

Rita M. Jansen

F, b. 14 June 1925, d. 16 February 2019
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name27 August 1947As of 27 August 1947,her married name was Sudbeck.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth14 June 1925Rita M. Jansen was born on 14 June 1925 at Nebraska.
Marriage27 August 1947She married Marvin Jacob Sudbeck, son of Victor Sudbeck and Johanna M. Feilmeier, on 27 August 1947.
Death16 February 2019Rita M. Jansen died on 16 February 2019 at South Dakota at age 93 Rita Mary Sudbeck age 93 of Bow Valley, Nebraska died on Saturday, February 16, 2019 at the Avera Sacred Heart Hospital in Yankton, SD.

Mass of Christian Burial will be at 10:30 AM on Wednesday, February 20, 2019 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 following the mass. Visitation will be on Tuesday, February 19, in Bow Valley, from 5-8:00 p.m. with a Vigil Service at 7:00 p.m. Visitation will continue on Wednesday morning, at church, one hour prior to services. Arrangements are under the direction of the Wintz Funeral Home in Hartington. Send online condolences to www.wintzrayfuneralhome.com.

Pallbearers will be Tim Goeden, Don Schulte, Bob Sudbeck, Dale Jansen, Melvin Jansen, and Mike Rolfes.
Honorary pallbearers will be the Rosary Club and Rita’s Prayer Friends.

Rita Mary was born on June 14, 1925 in Menominee, Nebraska to John and Maxalinda (Suing) Jansen. She grew up in the Menominee area and went to District 56 Country School and St Boniface in Menominee. Rita married Marvin J. Sudbeck on August 27, 1947 in Menominee, NE. They farmed just west of Bow Valley for 40 years. Rita and Marvin raised 13 children – Lois, Marty, Dona, Bill, Vicky, Kay, Rowland, Rhea, Dwight, Tom, Marlow, Geralyn, & John. Rita worked at the Golden Living Nursing Home as a nurse’s aide for many years, then for M-Tron Industries in Yankton for nearly 20 years. Rita also worked for Avera Home Health Services and for the Nebraska Home for the Aging.

Rita was a loving mother and grandmother, great cook and gardener, and loyal friend. She made time for everyone. She was a member of Sts. Peter & Paul Catholic Church and then Holy Family. She was a member of The Chrismatic Prayer Group, Christian Mothers, Contemplative Prayer Groups, the Rosary Club, Bible Study Group, and held several hours of adoration at Holy Family Church. Rita loved the Blessed Virgin Mary and prayed the rosary daily. Rita also was involved with the ARC from Bloomfield and actively advocated for children with disabilities legislation. Rita was also a member of Alanon for over 30 years.

Rita is survived by her 10 children and spouses, Marty (Deb) Sudbeck of Bow Valley, Dona (Gary) Clune of Lakefort, TX, Bill Sudbeck of Bow Valley, Vicky (Maurice) Koch of St. James, Kay Sudbeck of Lincoln, Rowland Sudbeck of Hartington, Rhea (Roy) Hochstein of Bennet, NE, Dwight Sudbeck of Bloomfield, Tom (Julie) Sudbeck of Yankton, Marlow Sudbeck of Hartington; 19 grandchildren; 23 great grandchildren; brother-in-law Warner Wong of Seattle, WA; brother Clarence (Angie) Jansen of Fordyce; two sisters Clara Rolfes of St. James, NE, Lorraine Schulte of Hartington; sister-in-law MaryAnn Jansen of Yankton, SD.

She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband, Marvin J. on January 16, 2009 at the age of 84 years; three children, Lois Wong, Geralyn, and John Sudbeck; sisters Angela Leise and Loretta Schulte; brothers Leonard Jansen, Martin Jansen, George Jansen, and Elmer Jansen, in-laws Orville & Shirley Sudbeck, Joe & Mary Ann Sudbeck, Ed & Lavern Goeden; several nieces and nephews, and grandson Jason Asmus.

Children of Rita M. Jansen and Marvin Jacob Sudbeck

Orville V. Sudbeck

M, d. before 2017
Father*Victor Sudbeck b. 27 Sep 1898, d. Jun 1982
Mother*Johanna M. Feilmeier b. 21 Mar 1903, d. 19 Jan 1988
Life EventDateDescription
Orville V. Sudbeck was the son of Victor Sudbeck and Johanna M. Feilmeier.
MarriageOrville V. Sudbeck married Shirley (?).
Deathbefore 2017Orville V. Sudbeck died before 2017.

Joseph J. Sudbeck

M, b. 9 January 1926, d. 11 July 1995
Father*Victor Sudbeck b. 27 Sep 1898, d. Jun 1982
Mother*Johanna M. Feilmeier b. 21 Mar 1903, d. 19 Jan 1988
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationJoseph J. Sudbeck was also known as Joe.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth9 January 1926Joseph J. Sudbeck was born on 9 January 1926 at Nebraska.
He was the son of Victor Sudbeck and Johanna M. Feilmeier.
Marriage12 September 1950Joseph J. Sudbeck married Mary Ann Wesseln on 12 September 1950.
Death11 July 1995Joseph J. Sudbeck died on 11 July 1995 at age 69.

Children of Joseph J. Sudbeck and Mary Ann Wesseln

Mary Ann Wesseln

F, b. 19 December 1929, d. 27 December 2016
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name12 September 1950As of 12 September 1950,her married name was Sudbeck.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth19 December 1929Mary Ann Wesseln was born on 19 December 1929 at Nebraska.
Marriage12 September 1950She married Joseph J. Sudbeck, son of Victor Sudbeck and Johanna M. Feilmeier, on 12 September 1950.
Death27 December 2016Mary Ann Wesseln died on 27 December 2016 at age 87 Maria Anna (Mary Ann) Sudbeck age 87 of Hartington, Nebraska died on Tuesday, December 27, 2016 at the Hartington Care and Rehabilitation Center.

Mass of Christian Burial will be on Saturday, December 31, 2016 at 10:30 a.m. at St. John the Baptist Catholic Church in Fordyce, Nebraska with the Rev. Jim Keiter officiating. Burial will be at St. John the Baptist Cemetery, Fordyce. Visitation will be on Friday, at church, from 4-8:00 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 grandsons, Monte, Doug, Eric, Greg, Brian, Kelby, Keenan, Kraig and Logan Sudbeck. Honorary pallbearers will be granddaughters, Jennifer Arens, Kristine Sudbeck, Marie, Haahr and Rhonda Mathis.

Mary Ann Sudbeck was born on December 19, 1929 in Crofton, Nebraska to Rudolf Wenceslaus and Maria (Pieper) Wesseln. She went to school in Menominee, Nebraska and District 4. She missed out of all the fun of High School because she felt a deep passion instead to assist her mother with household tasks while she had lumbago in her back. She married Joseph Sudbeck on September 12, 1950. She was a housewife and stayed on the farm for 53 years, moved into Hartington in 2003.

Mary Ann is survived by her five sons and spouses, Charles and Jan Sudbeck of St. Helena, Roger and Barb Sudbeck of Hartington, Bob and Karla Sudbeck of Fordyce, Mark and Jarinda Sudbeck of Fordyce, and Jim and MeCheyl Sudbeck of Fordyce, 13 grandchildren; 16 great grandchildren; two sisters Johanna Hoebelheinrich of Fordyce, Elsie Wiebelhaus of Sioux Falls, SD; three brothers, Henry & Thelma Wesseln of Anaheim, CA, Ray and Marilyn Wesseln of Huntington Beach, CA, Tony and Maureen Wesseln of Norfolk, NE; sister-in-law Rita Sudbeck of Bow Valley, NE.

She was preceded in death by her parents; husband Joseph on July 11, 1995 at the age of 69 years; three stillborn children (2boys, 1 girl); Brother Rudy Wesseln; sister and brother-in-law Rosie and Gene Tyler; brothers-in-law Albin Hoebelheinrich, Floyd Wiebelhaus; Orville (Shirley) Sudbeck, Marvin Sudbeck, LaVerne (Ed) Goeden and sister-in-law Arlene Wesseln.

Children of Mary Ann Wesseln and Joseph J. Sudbeck

(?) Sudbeck

F, b. 29 February 1968, d. 29 February 1968
Father*Joseph J. Sudbeck b. 9 Jan 1926, d. 11 Jul 1995
Mother*Mary Ann Wesseln b. 19 Dec 1929, d. 27 Dec 2016
Life EventDateDescription
Death29 February 1968(?) Sudbeck died on 29 February 1968 at stillborn.
Birth29 February 1968She was born on 29 February 1968.
She was the daughter of Joseph J. Sudbeck and Mary Ann Wesseln.

(?) Sudbeck

M, b. 22 December 1964, d. 22 December 1964
Father*Joseph J. Sudbeck b. 9 Jan 1926, d. 11 Jul 1995
Mother*Mary Ann Wesseln b. 19 Dec 1929, d. 27 Dec 2016
Life EventDateDescription
Death22 December 1964(?) Sudbeck died on 22 December 1964 at stillborn.
Birth22 December 1964He was born on 22 December 1964.
He was the son of Joseph J. Sudbeck and Mary Ann Wesseln.

(?) Sudbeck

M, b. 4 August 1961, d. 4 August 1961
Father*Joseph J. Sudbeck b. 9 Jan 1926, d. 11 Jul 1995
Mother*Mary Ann Wesseln b. 19 Dec 1929, d. 27 Dec 2016
Life EventDateDescription
Death4 August 1961(?) Sudbeck died on 4 August 1961 at stillborn.
Birth4 August 1961He was born on 4 August 1961.
He was the son of Joseph J. Sudbeck and Mary Ann Wesseln.

Lois Sudbeck

F, d. before 2019
Father*Marvin Jacob Sudbeck b. 10 Feb 1924, d. 16 Jan 2009
Mother*Rita M. Jansen b. 14 Jun 1925, d. 16 Feb 2019
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Wong.
Life EventDateDescription
Lois Sudbeck was the daughter of Marvin Jacob Sudbeck and Rita M. Jansen.
Deathbefore 2019Lois Sudbeck died before 2019.

John Sudbeck

M, d. before 2009
Father*Marvin Jacob Sudbeck b. 10 Feb 1924, d. 16 Jan 2009
Mother*Rita M. Jansen b. 14 Jun 1925, d. 16 Feb 2019
Life EventDateDescription
John Sudbeck was the son of Marvin Jacob Sudbeck and Rita M. Jansen.
Deathbefore 2009John Sudbeck died before 2009.

Geralyn Sudbeck

F, d. before 2009
Father*Marvin Jacob Sudbeck b. 10 Feb 1924, d. 16 Jan 2009
Mother*Rita M. Jansen b. 14 Jun 1925, d. 16 Feb 2019
Life EventDateDescription
Geralyn Sudbeck was the daughter of Marvin Jacob Sudbeck and Rita M. Jansen.
Deathbefore 2009Geralyn Sudbeck died before 2009.

Wilhemina D. S. Engelke

F, b. January 1854, d. between 1922 and 1930
Father*Deidrick Engelke b. Jan 1827, d. a Jun 1900
Mother*Mary (?) b. Apr 1820, d. a Jun 1900
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationWilhemina D. S. Engelke was also known as Minna.
Name VariationWilhemina D. S. Engelke was also known as Wilhelmine.
Name VariationWilhemina D. S. Engelke was also known as Minnie.
Married Name27 June 1873As of 27 June 1873,her married name was Riechers.
Life EventDateDescription
BirthJanuary 1854Wilhemina D. S. Engelke was born in January 1854 at Hanover, Germany.
She was the daughter of Deidrick Engelke and Mary (?).
Marriage27 June 1873Wilhemina D. S. Engelke married Justus H. Riechers, son of Johann Christian Riechers and Margaretha Sophie Kuhlenkamp, on 27 June 1873 at Grant, Wisconsin.1
Deathbetween 1922 and 1930Wilhemina D. S. Engelke died between 1922 and 1930.
Census DateLocationDescription
June 1880Elk Grove, La Fayette, WisconsinWilhemina D. S. Engelke was listed as wife in Justus H. Riechers's household on the 1880 Census at Elk Grove, La Fayette, Wisconsin; household includes servant Dora Engelkee, age 17; living next door to John Riechers.2
1 June 1900Belmont, Lafayette, WisconsinWilhemina D. S. Engelke was listed as wife in Justus H. Riechers's household on the 1900 Census at Belmont, Lafayette, Wisconsin.3
6 May 1910Belmont, Lafayette, WisconsinWilhemina D. S. Engelke was listed as wife in Justus H. Riechers's household on the 1910 Census at Belmont, Lafayette, Wisconsin; household includes Dora Engelke, age 31, single.4
January 1920Belmont, Lafayette, WisconsinWilhemina D. S. Engelke was listed as wife in Justus H. Riechers's household on the 1920 Census at Belmont, Lafayette, Wisconsin.5
  • Wilhemina D. S. Engelke immigrated with Deidrick Engelke and Mary (?) on 10 October 1865; Arrival Date: 10 Oct 1865
    Place of Origin: Hannover
    Port of Departure: Bremen, Germany
    Destination: Germany
    Port of Arrival: New York
    Port Arrival State: New York
    Port Arrival Country: United States
    Ship Name: Bremen.
  • Wilhemina D. S. Engelke had 8 with 7 living in 1900 children.
  • She had 8 with 7 living in 1910 children.

Children of Wilhemina D. S. Engelke and Justus H. Riechers

Citations

  1. [S5] Wisconsin, Wisconsin Marriages, 1835-1900.
  2. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1880; Census Place: Elk Grove, La Fayette, Wisconsin; Roll: 1433; Family History Film: 1255433; Page: 84C; Enumeration District: 205; .
  3. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1900; Census Place: Belmont, Lafayette, Wisconsin; Roll: T623_1796; Page: 1B; Enumeration District: 92.
  4. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1910; Census Place: Belmont, Lafayette, Wisconsin; Roll: T624_1717; Page: 1A; Enumeration District: 0039; Image: 618; FHL Number: 1375730.
  5. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1920;Census Place: Belmont, Lafayette, Wisconsin; Roll: T625_1992; Page: 5B; Enumeration District: 173; Image: 1033.

Diedrich Engelke

M, b. circa 1858, d. before 1900
Father*Deidrick Engelke b. Jan 1827, d. a Jun 1900
Mother*Mary (?) b. Apr 1820, d. a Jun 1900
Life EventDateDescription
Birthcirca 1858Diedrich Engelke was born circa 1858 at Germany.
He was the son of Deidrick Engelke and Mary (?).
Deathbefore 1900Diedrich Engelke died before 1900.
  • Diedrich Engelke immigrated with Deidrick Engelke and Mary (?) on 10 October 1865; Arrival Date: 10 Oct 1865
    Place of Origin: Hannover
    Port of Departure: Bremen, Germany
    Destination: Germany
    Port of Arrival: New York
    Port Arrival State: New York
    Port Arrival Country: United States
    Ship Name: Bremen.

Justus H. Riechers

M, b. 25 October 1847, d. 1 August 1930
Father*Johann Christian Riechers b. 1 Jan 1821, d. 8 Dec 1873
Mother*Margaretha Sophie Kuhlenkamp b. 14 Nov 1820, d. 11 Apr 1899
Life EventDateDescription
Birth25 October 1847Justus H. Riechers was born on 25 October 1847 at Hanover, Germany.
He was the son of Johann Christian Riechers and Margaretha Sophie Kuhlenkamp.
Marriage27 June 1873Justus H. Riechers married Wilhemina D. S. Engelke, daughter of Deidrick Engelke and Mary (?), on 27 June 1873 at Grant, Wisconsin.1
Death1 August 1930Justus H. Riechers died on 1 August 1930 at Oregon at age 82.
Census DateLocationDescription
June 1880Elk Grove, La Fayette, WisconsinJustus H. Riechers was listed as the head of a family on the 1880 Census at Elk Grove, La Fayette, Wisconsin, household includes servant Dora Engelkee, age 17; living next door to John Riechers.2
1 June 1900Belmont, Lafayette, WisconsinHe was listed as the head of a family on the 1900 Census at Belmont, Lafayette, Wisconsin.3
6 May 1910Belmont, Lafayette, WisconsinHe was listed as the head of a family on the 1910 Census at Belmont, Lafayette, Wisconsin, household includes Dora Engelke, age 31, single.4
January 1920Belmont, Lafayette, WisconsinHe was listed as the head of a family on the 1920 Census at Belmont, Lafayette, Wisconsin.5
8 April 1930Belmont, Lafayette, WisconsinHe was listed as the head of a family on the 1930 Census at Belmont, Lafayette, Wisconsin.6
  • In 1881 Justus RIECHERS, farmer, Section 26, Town of Elk Grove, Lafayette County,
    Wisconsin, P. O. Belmont, was born 25 October 1847 in Hanover, Germany. In 1865 he came with his parents to Grant County. The following year he came to his present farm. He owns 160 acres of land, which he has improved.

    In 1873 he married Minnie ENGELKE, who was born in Hanover, Germany. They have three children: Henry, Sophia, and Mary. Mr. RIECHERS he has been Town Treasurer three years, is Chairman of the town board, and Treasurer of the school board.

Children of Justus H. Riechers and Wilhemina D. S. Engelke

Citations

  1. [S5] Wisconsin, Wisconsin Marriages, 1835-1900.
  2. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1880; Census Place: Elk Grove, La Fayette, Wisconsin; Roll: 1433; Family History Film: 1255433; Page: 84C; Enumeration District: 205; .
  3. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1900; Census Place: Belmont, Lafayette, Wisconsin; Roll: T623_1796; Page: 1B; Enumeration District: 92.
  4. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1910; Census Place: Belmont, Lafayette, Wisconsin; Roll: T624_1717; Page: 1A; Enumeration District: 0039; Image: 618; FHL Number: 1375730.
  5. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1920;Census Place: Belmont, Lafayette, Wisconsin; Roll: T625_1992; Page: 5B; Enumeration District: 173; Image: 1033.
  6. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1930; Census Place: Belmont, Lafayette, Wisconsin; Roll: 2579; Page: 5A; Enumeration District: 4; Image: 730.0.