Margaret Boehmer

F, d. before April 2008
Father*Joseph Boehmer
Mother*Theresia Schmucker
Life EventDateDescription
Margaret Boehmer was the daughter of Joseph Boehmer and Theresia Schmucker.
Deathbefore April 2008Margaret Boehmer died before April 2008.

Mary Boehmer

F, d. before April 2008
Father*Joseph Boehmer
Mother*Theresia Schmucker
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Suing.
Life EventDateDescription
Mary Boehmer was the daughter of Joseph Boehmer and Theresia Schmucker.
Deathbefore April 2008Mary Boehmer died before April 2008.

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
Life EventDateDescription
Birth20 January 1922Harold A. Kathol was born on 20 January 1922.
He was the son of John Andrew Kathol and Wilhelmina Pinkelman.
Death25 January 1988Harold A. Kathol died on 25 January 1988 at age 66.

Lawrence Merkel

M, d. 25 March 1971
Life EventDateDescription
Marriage4 February 1942Lawrence Merkel married Madeline M. Kathol, daughter of John Andrew Kathol and Wilhelmina Pinkelman, on 4 February 1942.
Death25 March 1971Lawrence Merkel died on 25 March 1971.

Frank Albrecht

M
Life EventDateDescription
MarriageFrank Albrecht married Lizzie (?).

Child of Frank Albrecht and Lizzie (?)

Lizzie (?)

F
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Albrecht.
Life EventDateDescription
MarriageLizzie (?) married Frank 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.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth29 January 1915Shandon Woods was born on 29 January 1915.
She was the daughter of William Woods and Erma Conklin.
Marriage11 March 1935Shandon Woods married Frank George Kleinschmit, son of Henry Kleinschmit and Mary Kast, on 11 March 1935.
Death24 February 2004Shandon 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
Life EventDateDescription
MarriageWilliam Woods married Erma Conklin.

Children of William Woods and Erma Conklin

Erma Conklin

F
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Woods.
Life EventDateDescription
MarriageErma Conklin married William 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.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth22 December 1911Eunice Woods was born on 22 December 1911.
She was the daughter of William Woods and Erma Conklin.
Marriage29 September 1928Eunice Woods married Frederick W. Lewis on 29 September 1928.
Death5 June 2006Eunice 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.
Life EventDateDescription
Marriage29 September 1928Frederick W. Lewis married Eunice Woods, daughter of William Woods and Erma Conklin, on 29 September 1928.
Death31 July 1986Frederick W. Lewis died on 31 July 1986.

Merwyn Woods

M, d. before February 2004
Father*William Woods
Mother*Erma Conklin
Life EventDateDescription
Merwyn Woods was the son of William Woods and Erma Conklin.
Deathbefore February 2004Merwyn Woods died before February 2004.

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.
Life EventDateDescription
Mildred Woods was the daughter of William Woods and Erma Conklin.
Deathbefore February 2004Mildred Woods died before February 2004.

Elsie Clausen

F, b. 15 January 1904, d. 1989
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name5 April 1922As of 5 April 1922,her married name was Eckmann.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth15 January 1904Elsie Clausen was born on 15 January 1904 at Nebraska.
Marriage5 April 1922She married Henry Eckmann, son of Peter Eckmann Sr. and Maria Weick, on 5 April 1922.
Death1989Elsie Clausen died in 1989 at Nebraska.
Census DateLocationDescription
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.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth1 June 1931Neoma June Eckmann was born on 1 June 1931 at Nebraska.
She was the daughter of Henry Eckmann and Elsie Clausen.
Marriage12 July 1949Neoma June Eckmann married George L. Keller on 12 July 1949 at Hughes, Nebraska.
Death6 July 2009Neoma 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
Life EventDateDescription
Birthcirca 1926George L. Keller was born circa 1926.
Marriage12 July 1949He married Neoma June Eckmann, daughter of Henry Eckmann and Elsie Clausen, on 12 July 1949 at Hughes, Nebraska.
Deathbefore July 2009George L. Keller died before July 2009.

Children of George L. Keller and Neoma June Eckmann

Glen Wulf

M, b. 17 March 1919, d. 14 November 2009
Life EventDateDescription
Birth17 March 1919Glen Wulf was born on 17 March 1919.
Death14 November 2009He 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
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.