Lavern H. Muchow

M, b. 31 August 1925, d. 10 May 1959
Father*Lucas Reinhold Muchow b. 25 Feb 1891, d. 8 May 1958
Mother*Marie Schrank b. 19 Mar 1892, d. 22 Jan 1970
Life EventDateDescription
Birth31 August 1925Lavern H. Muchow was born on 31 August 1925 at Wisconsin.
He was the son of Lucas Reinhold Muchow and Marie Schrank.
Death10 May 1959Lavern H. Muchow died on 10 May 1959 at Wisconsin at age 33.
Census DateLocationDescription
23 April 1930Westfield, Sauk, WisconsinLavern H. Muchow was listed as a son in Lucas Reinhold Muchow's household on the 1930 Census at Westfield, Sauk, Wisconsin.1

Citations

  1. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1930; Census Place: Westfield, Sauk, Wisconsin; Roll: 2609; Page: 6A; Enumeration District: 39; Image: 526.0.

Melvin H. Muchow

M, b. 24 November 1930, d. 16 June 1981
Father*Lucas Reinhold Muchow b. 25 Feb 1891, d. 8 May 1958
Mother*Marie Schrank b. 19 Mar 1892, d. 22 Jan 1970
Melvin Muchow 1948 senior portrait Reedsburg High School, Reedsburg, Sauk, WI
Life EventDateDescription
Birth24 November 1930Melvin H. Muchow was born on 24 November 1930 at Wisconsin.
He was the son of Lucas Reinhold Muchow and Marie Schrank.
Marriage25 May 1951Melvin H. Muchow married Nina Mae Cottington, daughter of Dwight Cottington and Ruth C. Ziech, on 25 May 1951.
Death16 June 1981Melvin H. Muchow died on 16 June 1981 at Sauk, Wisconsin, at age 50 Melvin H Muchow obituary.
Madison Wisconsin State Journal June 18, 1981 - Melvin H Muchow obituary
  • Melvin H. Muchow graduated in 1948 at Reedsburg High School, Reedsburg, Sauk, Wisconsin.

Child of Melvin H. Muchow and Nina Mae Cottington

Nina Mae Cottington

F, b. 17 December 1932, d. 19 May 2003
Father*Dwight Cottington d. Aug 1934
Mother*Ruth C. Ziech b. 24 Nov 1914, d. 10 Apr 2011
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name25 May 1951As of 25 May 1951,her married name was Muchow.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth17 December 1932Nina Mae Cottington was born on 17 December 1932 at Iowa.
She was the daughter of Dwight Cottington and Ruth C. Ziech.
Marriage25 May 1951Nina Mae Cottington married Melvin H. Muchow, son of Lucas Reinhold Muchow and Marie Schrank, on 25 May 1951.
Death19 May 2003Nina Mae Cottington died on 19 May 2003 at age 70 Nina Mae Muchow, age 70, of Reedsburg, died Monday, May 19, 2003, at the Reedsburg Area Medical Center. She was born on Dec. 17, 1932, in Buffalo Center, Iowa, to Dwight and Ruth (Ziech) Cottington.

On May 25, 1951, she was united in marriage to Melvin H. Muchow at St. Peter's Evangelical Lutheran Church in Loganville. This marriage was blessed with five children. She was a member of St. John Evangelical Lutheran Church in Reedsburg.

She is survived by her mother, Ruth Cowan of Reedsburg; children, Stephen A. (Debra) Muchow of Reedsburg, Stanley G. (Kay) Muchow of Madison, Sue E. (Paul) Zingsheim of Reedsburg, and Sandra L. (Steven) Peterson of Reedsburg; grandchildren, Michelle (Adrian), Stephen L., Chad (Anna), Kelly, Kurtis, Derek, Dustin, and Dylan; great-grandson, Brayden; brothers, Dwight "Fritz" (Judi) Cottington of St. Paul, Minn., Gerald (Shirley) Cowan of Spring Park, Minn., and Richard (Jeri) Cowan of Baraboo; aunts, Helen L. Ziech of Reedsburg, and Pearl Niebuhr of Reedsburg; and many other relatives and close friends.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Melvin; a son, Scott Muchow; her father, Dwight Cottington; and step-father, Frank Cowan.

Funeral services for Nina Muchow will be conducted at 10:30 a.m. Friday, May 23, 2003, at ST. JOHN EVANGELICAL LUTHERAN CHURCH in Reedsburg with Dr. James Steinbrecher officiating. Burial will follow in St. John Cemetery, Reedsburg.

Child of Nina Mae Cottington and Melvin H. Muchow

Eleanor E. Muchow

F, b. 11 April 1918, d. 1 October 2007
Father*Lucas Reinhold Muchow b. 25 Feb 1891, d. 8 May 1958
Mother*Marie Schrank b. 19 Mar 1892, d. 22 Jan 1970
Eleanor (Muchow) Meyer 2007
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationEleanor E. Muchow was also known as Elnora.
Name VariationEleanor E. Muchow was also known as Elanor.
Married Name9 June 1937As of 9 June 1937,her married name was Meyer.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth11 April 1918Eleanor E. Muchow was born on 11 April 1918 at Westfield, Sauk, Wisconsin.
She was the daughter of Lucas Reinhold Muchow and Marie Schrank.
Marriage9 June 1937Eleanor E. Muchow married Hubert Theodore Meyer, son of George Henry Meyer and Hilda Emma Dorothea Struck, on 9 June 1937 at Loganville, Sauk, Wisconsin, Elanor Muchow and Hubert Meyer wedding announcement.
Madison Wisconsin State Journal June 11, 1937 - Elanor Muchow and Hubert Meyer wedding announcement
Death1 October 2007Eleanor E. Muchow died on 1 October 2007 at Reedsburg, Sauk, Wisconsin, at age 89 Eleanor (Muchow) Meyer obituary.
Madison Wisconsin State Journal October 3, 2007 - Eleanor (Muchow) Meyer obituary
Burialafter 1 October 2007She was buried after 1 October 2007 at Saint Paul Lutheran Cemetery, Hillpoint, Sauk, Wisconsin.
Census DateLocationDescription
23 April 1930Westfield, Sauk, WisconsinEleanor E. Muchow was listed as a daughter in Lucas Reinhold Muchow's household on the 1930 Census at Westfield, Sauk, Wisconsin.1

Child of Eleanor E. Muchow and Hubert Theodore Meyer

Citations

  1. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1930; Census Place: Westfield, Sauk, Wisconsin; Roll: 2609; Page: 6A; Enumeration District: 39; Image: 526.0.

Delores Evelyn Muchow

F, b. 19 September 1929, d. 25 January 1998
Father*Lucas Reinhold Muchow b. 25 Feb 1891, d. 8 May 1958
Mother*Marie Schrank b. 19 Mar 1892, d. 22 Jan 1970
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationDelores Evelyn Muchow was also known as DeLores.
Married NameHer married name was Brandt.
Life EventDateDescription
MarriageDelores Evelyn Muchow married Melvin F. Brandt.
Birth19 September 1929Delores Evelyn Muchow was born on 19 September 1929 at Wisconsin.
She was the daughter of Lucas Reinhold Muchow and Marie Schrank.
Death25 January 1998Delores Evelyn Muchow died on 25 January 1998 at age 68.
Census DateLocationDescription
23 April 1930Westfield, Sauk, WisconsinDelores Evelyn Muchow was listed as a daughter in Lucas Reinhold Muchow's household on the 1930 Census at Westfield, Sauk, Wisconsin.1

Citations

  1. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1930; Census Place: Westfield, Sauk, Wisconsin; Roll: 2609; Page: 6A; Enumeration District: 39; Image: 526.0.

Melvin F. Brandt

M, b. 28 August 1926, d. 11 November 2018
Life EventDateDescription
MarriageMelvin F. Brandt married Delores Evelyn Muchow, daughter of Lucas Reinhold Muchow and Marie Schrank.
Birth28 August 1926Melvin F. Brandt was born on 28 August 1926 at Wisconsin.
Death11 November 2018He died on 11 November 2018 at Baraboo, Sauk, Wisconsin, at age 92 Melvin "Mel" F. Brandt, 92, of Baraboo, passed away Sunday, Nov. 11, 2018, at the Meadow View Assisted Living Memory Care Center.

Melvin was born Aug. 28, 1926, the son of Irwin and Lydia (Ohland) Brandt in Hillpoint. He was united in marriage to Delores Muchow on May 20, 1948, at St. Peters Lutheran Church in Loganville.

Melvin was a veteran of World War II, serving with the United States Army. He was a member of VFW Post 2336 and American Legion Post 26. Melvin farmed in the Hillpoint area for a number of years and later moved to Baraboo where he was district manager for Sears Roebuck and Company, employed by Sauk County as director of surplus commodities for 11 years and Sauk County treasurer as an elected official for 16 years.

He enjoyed his grandchildren, great-grandchildren, fishing at his pond and while vacationing up north, deer hunting, as well as watching the Brewers and Packers games.

He is survived by his children, Richard (Donna) Brandt of Osceola and Thomas (Lori) Brandt of Watertown; son-in-law, John Marquardt; eight grandchildren, Kristi (Rob) Heim, Kari (Ben) Thoma and Jenna Marquardt, Trisha Brandt and Tara (Trevor) Sheppard, Nathaniel (Jennifer) Brandt, Andrew (Rachel) Brandt and Whitney (Mitchell) Wiesshoff; 12 great-grandchildren, Lily and Carly Heim, Hunter and Paige Thoma, Amelia, Easton and Tegan Sheppard, Carter and Avalyn Brandt, Beckham and Finley Brandt, and Mila Wiesshoff; sisters-in-law, Estella Muchow, Myrtle Muchow, and Marcella (Arend) Harms; and many nieces, nephews, relatives and friends.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Delores; daughter, JoNelle Marquardt; brother, Gerhardt (Verna) Brandt; his parents; infant brother; and infant sister; and infant great-grandson, Bennett Brandt.

Funeral services for Melvin will be held at 11 a.m. Friday, Nov. 16, 2018, at St. John’s Lutheran Church in Baraboo with Pastor Tim Kuske officiating. Visitation will be held at from 4-7 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 15, 2018, at Redlin Funeral Home and again from 10 a.m. until the time of service Friday at St. John’s Lutheran Church. Burial will follow at Oak Hill Cemetery in North Freedom where military rites will be conducted.

The family would like to thank Dr. Flygt, Meadow View Memory Center, and Agrace Hospice for their compassionate care for our Dad, Grandpa, and Great-Grandpa.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests memorials be made to St. John’s Lutheran Church.

The Redlin Funeral Home is assisting the family with arrangements.

Gilbert R. Muchow

M, b. 5 December 1920, d. 17 January 2011
Father*Lucas Reinhold Muchow b. 25 Feb 1891, d. 8 May 1958
Mother*Marie Schrank b. 19 Mar 1892, d. 22 Jan 1970
Gilbert Muchow
Name TypeDateDescription
NicknameGilbert R. Muchow also went by the name of Gilly.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth5 December 1920Gilbert R. Muchow was born on 5 December 1920 at Wisconsin.
He was the son of Lucas Reinhold Muchow and Marie Schrank.
Marriage2 June 1950Gilbert R. Muchow married Arleda E. Harms, daughter of Ludwig E. Harms and Emma E. Roewer, on 2 June 1950 at Sauk, Wisconsin.
Death17 January 2011Gilbert R. Muchow died on 17 January 2011 at Reedsburg, Sauk, Wisconsin, at age 90 Gilbert R Muchow, age 90, of Reedsburg, died on Monday, January 17, 2011 in the Reedsburg Area senior Life Center. He was born on Dec 5, 1920 in the Township of Westfield, Sauk County, the son of Lucas and Marie (Schrank) Muchow.

Gilly was a veteran of World War II serving in the U S Army. On June 2, 1950 he was united in marriage to the former Arleda Harms. He worked at the Hillpoint Creamery and was a lifelong farmer in the Town of Westfield.

He was a lifelong and faithful member of St Peter's Lutheran Church. He was a member of the Reedsburg VFW and a former member of the Loganville Fire Dept. He enjoyed fishing, reading, sports, especially baseball and football as well as watching his grandchildren participate in their sports activities.

He was preceded in death by his parents; three brothers, Leonard, LaVern and Melvin (Nina) Muchow; and three sisters, Eleanor (Hubert) Meyer, Delores Brandt and Lorna Goetsch.

Survivors include his wife, Arleda; three children, Karen (Rollie) Schultz of Verona, Charles (Lauri) Muchow of Loganville and Diane (Dale) Fish of Reedsburg; six grandchildren, Angela (Adam) Hanson, Charli, Chelsey and Lucas Muchow, Jodi (Mike) McCarville and Jared Fish; two sisters, Elva (Ewald) Gluth of Loganvile and Marcella (Arend) Harms of Reedsburg; brothers and sisters-in-law, Estella Muchow of Hillpoint, Myrtle Muchow of Reedsburg, Melvin Brandt of Baraboo, Edmund Goetsch of Reedsburg, Wilbert (Delores) Harms of Reedsburg and Jerome (Rita) Harms of Reedsburg; many nieces and nephews; other relatives and friends.

Interment will be in St Peter's Cemetery.
Madison Wisconsin State Journal January 19, 2011 - Gilbert R Muchow obituary
Census DateLocationDescription
23 April 1930Westfield, Sauk, WisconsinGilbert R. Muchow was listed as a son in Lucas Reinhold Muchow's household on the 1930 Census at Westfield, Sauk, Wisconsin.1

Citations

  1. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1930; Census Place: Westfield, Sauk, Wisconsin; Roll: 2609; Page: 6A; Enumeration District: 39; Image: 526.0.

Elva Lucinda Muchow

F, b. 5 March 1924, d. 8 June 2018
Father*Lucas Reinhold Muchow b. 25 Feb 1891, d. 8 May 1958
Mother*Marie Schrank b. 19 Mar 1892, d. 22 Jan 1970
Elva Lucinda (Muchow) Gluth
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name18 June 1943As of 18 June 1943,her married name was Gluth.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth5 March 1924Elva Lucinda Muchow was born on 5 March 1924 at Westfield, Sauk, Wisconsin.
She was the daughter of Lucas Reinhold Muchow and Marie Schrank.
Marriage18 June 1943Elva Lucinda Muchow married Ewald F. Gluth, son of Paul Gluth and Meta Schroeder, on 18 June 1943.
Death8 June 2018Elva Lucinda Muchow died on 8 June 2018 at Madison, Dane, Wisconsin, at age 94 Elva Lucinda Gluth, age 94, died Friday, June 8, 2018 at St. Mary's Hospital in Madison. She was born on March 5, 1924 in the Town of Westfield, the daughter of Lucas and Marie (Schrank) Muchow. Elva was from a large farming family of nine and she always mentioned how she was the middle child of the group. On June 18, 1943, she married Ewald F. Gluth and they enjoyed over 70 years together. Elva together farmed with her husband in the Town of Westfield and was a lifelong member of St. Peter's Lutheran Church in Loganville. Elva was a member of the Lutheran League and Ladies Aide. Elva enjoyed gardening, baking and especially playing cards. Survivors include three children, Judith (Richard) Mohr of Hillpoint, Jimmie Gluth of Loganville and Joann (Neal) Brunner of Madison; five grandchildren, Matthew (Terri) Mohr, Michael (Carrie) Mohr, Kristen (Pete) Mason, Adam (Kaylan) DiPiazza and Jennifer (Julia) DiPiazza; 10 great grandchildren, Lucas, Amanda, Seren, Maisy, Morgan, Isabelle, Vivian, Frank, Calliope and Miette; one sister, Marcella (Arend) Harms of Reedsburg; two sister-in-laws, Myrtle Muchow of Reedsburg and Estella Muchow of Reedsburg; a brother-in-law, Melvin Brandt of Baraboo; many nieces and nephews and other relatives and friends. She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband, Ewald in 2013, 4 brothers and 3 sisters. In lieu of flowers, memorials can be directly made to St. Peter's Lutheran Church in her memory. Funeral Services will be conducted at 11:00 AM on Wednesday, June 13, 2018 at St. Peter's Lutheran Church in Loganville with Pastor Don Glanzer officiating. Interment will be in St. Peter's Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 4:00 PM to 7:00 PM on Tuesday, June 12, 2018 at the HOOF FUNERAL HOME in Reedsburg and also at the church on Wednesday from 10:00 AM until the time of services.
Census DateLocationDescription
23 April 1930Westfield, Sauk, WisconsinElva Lucinda Muchow was listed as a daughter in Lucas Reinhold Muchow's household on the 1930 Census at Westfield, Sauk, Wisconsin.1

Citations

  1. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1930; Census Place: Westfield, Sauk, Wisconsin; Roll: 2609; Page: 6A; Enumeration District: 39; Image: 526.0.

Ewald F. Gluth

M, b. 21 April 1915, d. 22 December 2013
Father*Paul Gluth
Mother*Meta Schroeder
Ewald Gluth
Life EventDateDescription
Birth21 April 1915Ewald F. Gluth was born on 21 April 1915 at Sauk, Wisconsin.
He was the son of Paul Gluth and Meta Schroeder.
Marriage18 June 1943Ewald F. Gluth married Elva Lucinda Muchow, daughter of Lucas Reinhold Muchow and Marie Schrank, on 18 June 1943.
Death22 December 2013Ewald F. Gluth died on 22 December 2013 at Wisconsin at age 98 Ewald F. Gluth, age 98, of Loganville, died Sunday morning, Dec. 22, 2013, at Maplewood of Sauk Prairie. He was born on April 21, 1915, in the Town of Westfield, Sauk County, the son of Paul and Meta (Schroeder) Gluth. On June 18, 1943, he was married to the former Elva L. Muchow. They enjoyed 70 years together. Ewald was a lifelong farmer in the Town of Westfield. He was also a lifelong member of St. Peter's Lutheran Church, where he was active in the church choir, Luther League, church council, cemetery board and served as Sunday School superintendent. Survivors include his wife, Elva; three children, Judith (Richard) Mohr of Hillpoint, Jimmie Gluth of Black Earth, and Joann (Neal) Brunner of Mount Horeb; five grandchildren, Matthew (Terri) Mohr, Michael (Carrie) Mohr, Kristen (Pete) Mason, Adam (Kaylan) DiPiazza and Jennifer DiPiazza; six great-grandchildren, Lucas, Amanda, Seren, Maisy, Morgan and Isabelle; four sisters-in-law, Marcella (Arend) Harms, Arleda Muchow and Myrtle Muchow, all of Reedsburg, and Estella Muchow of Hillpoint; one brother-in-law, Melvin Brandt of Baraboo; many nieces and nephews; and other relatives and friends. He was preceded in death by his parents; his sister, Viola (Herbert) Thies; four brothers-in-law, Gilbert, Leonard, LaVern and Melvin (Nina) Muchow; and three sisters-in-law, Lorna (Edmund) Goetsch, Eleanor (Hubert) Meyer and DeLores Brandt. Funeral services will be conducted at 11 a.m. on Saturday, Dec. 28, 2013, at ST. PETER'S LUTHERAN CHURCH in Loganville, with Pastor Christopher Miller officiating. Interment will be in St. Peter's Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. on Friday at the HOOF FUNERAL HOME in Reedsburg. In lieu of flowers, memorials to St. Peter's Lutheran Church would be appreciated. The Hoof Funeral Home is serving the family.
Madison Wisconsin State Journal December 27, 2013 - Ewald Gluth obituary

Dexter Smith

M, d. before 2011
Life EventDateDescription
Deathbefore 2011Dexter Smith died before 2011.

Dwight Cottington

M, d. August 1934
Life EventDateDescription
Marriage18 September 1931Dwight Cottington married Ruth C. Ziech, daughter of Emil Ziech and Genevieve Carney, on 18 September 1931.
DeathAugust 1934Dwight Cottington died in August 1934.

Children of Dwight Cottington and Ruth C. Ziech

Ruth C. Ziech

F, b. 24 November 1914, d. 10 April 2011
Father*Emil Ziech b. c 1892, d. 21 Dec 1961
Mother*Genevieve Carney b. c 1893, d. 31 Aug 1972
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name18 September 1931As of 18 September 1931,her married name was Cottington.
Married Name31 October 1937As of 31 October 1937,her married name was Cowan.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth24 November 1914Ruth C. Ziech was born on 24 November 1914.
She was the daughter of Emil Ziech and Genevieve Carney.
Marriage18 September 1931Ruth C. Ziech married Dwight Cottington on 18 September 1931.
Marriage31 October 1937Ruth C. Ziech married Frank G. Cowan on 31 October 1937.
Death10 April 2011Ruth C. Ziech died on 10 April 2011 at age 96 Ruth C. Cowan, age 96, of Reedsburg, died on Sunday, April 10, 2011 at the Reedsburg Area Senior Life Center. She was born on November 24, 1914 in Chicago, Illinois the daughter of Emil and Genevieve (Carney) Ziech. Ruth was a 1931 graduate of Reedsburg High School. On September 18, 1931, she was married to Dwight Cottington. He preceded her in death in August 1934. She later married Frank G. Cowan on October 31, 1937. He died on August 18, 1984. She was a faithful member of Sacred Heart Catholic Church, the Catholic Daughters and the Council of Catholic Women. Ruth enjoyed sewing and was a very devoted mother, grandmother and great grandmother. Survivors include two children: Gerald (Shirley) Cowan, of Spring Park, MN and Richard (Shannon) Cowan, of Baraboo; six grandchildren; ten great grandchildren; eight great-great grandchildren; other relatives and friends. She was also preceded in death by her daughter: Nina Muchow; her son: Dwight Cottington; two grandchildren: Scott Muchow and Becky O'Rourke; her sister: Helen Ziech and her brother: Albert Ziech. Funeral services will be conducted at 11:30 A.M. on Monday, April 18, 2011 at Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Reedsburg with Deacon Tom Hale officiating. Interment will be in Calvary Cemetery. There will be a visitation from 9:30 A.M. until the time of the service on Monday at the church. The Hoof Funeral Home is serving the family.

Children of Ruth C. Ziech and Dwight Cottington

Frank G. Cowan

M, d. 18 August 1984
Life EventDateDescription
Marriage31 October 1937Frank G. Cowan married Ruth C. Ziech, daughter of Emil Ziech and Genevieve Carney, on 31 October 1937.
Death18 August 1984Frank G. Cowan died on 18 August 1984.

Scott M. Muchow

M, b. 12 April 1967, d. 15 April 2002
Father*Melvin H. Muchow b. 24 Nov 1930, d. 16 Jun 1981
Mother*Nina Mae Cottington b. 17 Dec 1932, d. 19 May 2003
Life EventDateDescription
Birth12 April 1967Scott M. Muchow was born on 12 April 1967.
He was the son of Melvin H. Muchow and Nina Mae Cottington.
Death15 April 2002Scott M. Muchow died on 15 April 2002 at age 35 Scott M. Muchow, 35, Minneapolis, Minn., died Monday, April 15, 2002. He was born on April 12, 1967 in Reedsburg, to Melvin and Nina (nee Cottington) Muchow. Scott was a 1985 graduate of Webb High School. He received his Bachelor of Arts degree from Concordia University of St. Paul, Minn. in 1989 and his Masters Degree in education from St. Thomas University in 1996. Scott acquired the National Board Certification and had been nominated for the Minnesota Teacher of the Year in 2001. He taught at Lincoln School for 10 years. He was a member of the Basillica of St. Mary's in Minneapolis. His father, Melvin Muchow, preceded him in death. He is survived by his mother, Nina Muchow, Reedsburg; brothers and sisters, Steve (Debbie) Muchow, Reedsburg, Stan (Kay) Muchow, Madison, Sue (Paul) Zingsheim, Reedsburg, and Sandy (Steve) Peterson, Reedsburg; nieces and nephews, Michelle, Stephen, Chad, Kelly, Kurt, Derek, Dustin and Dylan; great-nephew, Brayden; maternal grandmother, Ruth Cowan, Reedsburg; great aunts, Helen Ziech and Pearl Neibuhr; many aunts, uncles, cousins and a host of friends. A memorial mass for Scott M. Muchow will be conducted at 10 a.m., Friday, April 19, at Basillica of St. Mary's in Minneapolis, Minn. with Father Michael O'Connell officiating. Friends may call on Friday from 9 a.m. until the time of the service at the church. A memorial service will also be conducted at 11:30 a.m. Saturday, April 28, at the Farber Funeral Home in Reedsburg with Dr. James Steinbrecher officiating. Friends may call on Saturday from 10 a.m. until the time of the service at the funeral home. Memorials of remembrance may be made to Basillica of St. Mary's, Minneapolis, Minn. The Farber Funeral Home is assisting the family with the arrangements.

Dwight Cottington

M, d. before 2011
Father*Dwight Cottington d. Aug 1934
Mother*Ruth C. Ziech b. 24 Nov 1914, d. 10 Apr 2011
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationDwight Cottington was also known as Fritz.
Life EventDateDescription
Dwight Cottington was the son of Dwight Cottington and Ruth C. Ziech.
Deathbefore 2011Dwight Cottington died before 2011.

Lorenz August Luetkens

M, b. 1904, d. 5 August 1984
Father*Frederick C. Luetkens b. 29 Jan 1876, d. 12 Apr 1960
Mother*Anna D. Schroeder b. 25 Jun 1883, d. 27 Jul 1956
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationLorenz August Luetkens was also known as Lawrence.
Name VariationLorenz August Luetkens was also known as Lorens A.
Life EventDateDescription
MarriageLorenz August Luetkens married Ruth Bergman.
Birth1904Lorenz August Luetkens was born in 1904 at Wisconsin.
He was the son of Frederick C. Luetkens and Anna D. Schroeder.
Death5 August 1984Lorenz August Luetkens died on 5 August 1984 at Sauk, Wisconsin.

Children of Lorenz August Luetkens and Ruth Bergman

Ruth Bergman

F, b. 1909, d. 1947
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Luetkens.
Life EventDateDescription
MarriageRuth Bergman married Lorenz August Luetkens, son of Frederick C. Luetkens and Anna D. Schroeder.
Birth1909Ruth Bergman was born in 1909.
Death1947She died in 1947.

Children of Ruth Bergman and Lorenz August Luetkens

Norbert Fredrick Luetkens

M, b. 25 February 1928, d. 9 February 1982
Father*Lorenz August Luetkens b. 1904, d. 5 Aug 1984
Mother*Ruth Bergman b. 1909, d. 1947
Life EventDateDescription
Birth25 February 1928Norbert Fredrick Luetkens was born on 25 February 1928.
He was the son of Lorenz August Luetkens and Ruth Bergman.
Death9 February 1982Norbert Fredrick Luetkens died on 9 February 1982 at Sauk, Wisconsin, at age 53.

Vera Mae Luetkens

F, b. 1932, d. 1969
Father*Lorenz August Luetkens b. 1904, d. 5 Aug 1984
Mother*Ruth Bergman b. 1909, d. 1947
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name17 August 1951As of 17 August 1951,her married name was Hahn.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth1932Vera Mae Luetkens was born in 1932.
She was the daughter of Lorenz August Luetkens and Ruth Bergman.
Marriage17 August 1951Vera Mae Luetkens married Orville K. Hahn, son of Edmund Heinrich Hahn and Lillian E. Steinhorst, on 17 August 1951.
Death1969Vera Mae Luetkens died in 1969.

Orville K. Hahn

M, b. 26 August 1927, d. 27 April 2006
Father*Edmund Heinrich Hahn b. 20 Jan 1903, d. 18 Jan 1981
Mother*Lillian E. Steinhorst b. 9 Mar 1905, d. 16 Apr 1989
Orville Hahn - Reedsburg High School, Reedsburg, Sauk, WI 1945
Life EventDateDescription
Birth26 August 1927Orville K. Hahn was born on 26 August 1927.
He was the son of Edmund Heinrich Hahn and Lillian E. Steinhorst.
Marriage17 August 1951Orville K. Hahn married Vera Mae Luetkens, daughter of Lorenz August Luetkens and Ruth Bergman, on 17 August 1951.
Death27 April 2006Orville K. Hahn died on 27 April 2006 at Wisconsin at age 78 Orville K. Hahn, age 78, of Lime Ridge, formerly of Loganville, died peacefully on Thursday, April 27, 2006, at the home of his daughter.

He was born on the family farm, near Loganville, on Aug. 26, 1927, the son of Edmund and Lillian (Steinhorst) Hahn.

On Aug. 17, 1951, he was married to the former Vera Mae Luetkens.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Vera Mae, on Dec. 3, 1969; and his parents.
  • Orville K. Hahn graduated in 1945 at Reedsburg High School, Reedsburg, Sauk, Wisconsin.

Anna D. Schroeder

F, b. 25 June 1883, d. 27 July 1956
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Namebefore 1904As of before 1904,her married name was Luetkens.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth25 June 1883Anna D. Schroeder was born on 25 June 1883 at Wisconsin.
Marriagebefore 1904She married Frederick C. Luetkens, son of Johann Heinrich Luetkens and Dorathea Catherine Wise, before 1904.
Death27 July 1956Anna D. Schroeder died on 27 July 1956 at age 73.
Census DateLocationDescription
21 April 1910Westfield, Sauk, WisconsinAnna D. Schroeder was listed as wife in Frederick C. Luetkens's household on the 1910 Census at Westfield, Sauk, Wisconsin; living next door to John Luetkens.1
1920Westfield, Sauk, WisconsinAnna D. Schroeder was listed as wife in Frederick C. Luetkens's household on the 1920 Census at Westfield, Sauk, Wisconsin.2
  • Anna D. Schroeder had 2 with 2 living in 1910 children.

Children of Anna D. Schroeder and Frederick C. Luetkens

Citations

  1. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1910; Census Place: Westfield, Sauk, Wisconsin; Roll: T624_1737; Page: 5A; Enumeration District: 0130; Image: 134; FHL Number: 1375750.
  2. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1920;Census Place: Westfield, Sauk, Wisconsin; Roll: T625_2015; Page: 10B; Enumeration District: 171; Image: 283.

Alva Luetkens

F, b. 28 February 1906, d. 30 November 1981
Father*Frederick C. Luetkens b. 29 Jan 1876, d. 12 Apr 1960
Mother*Anna D. Schroeder b. 25 Jun 1883, d. 27 Jul 1956
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationAlva Luetkens was also known as Anna Ilda Elva.
Name VariationAlva Luetkens was also known as Elva I.
Married Name12 September 1928As of 12 September 1928,her married name was Baumgarten.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth28 February 1906Alva Luetkens was born on 28 February 1906 at Sauk, Wisconsin.
She was the daughter of Frederick C. Luetkens and Anna D. Schroeder.
Marriage12 September 1928Alva Luetkens married Herbert A. Baumgarten, son of William H. Baumgarten and Emma D. Stolte, on 12 September 1928.
Death30 November 1981Alva Luetkens died on 30 November 1981 at Sauk, Wisconsin, at age 75 Elva A. Baumgarten, age 75, of Loganville, WI, died Monday, Nov. 30, 1981 at the Sauk Prairie Hospital. She was born February 28, 1906 in Winfield Township to Frederick and Anna Schroeder Luetkens. She was married September 12, 1928 to Herbert Baumgarten. She worked as a cook for the Reedsburg School District prior to her retirement. She was a member of St. Peter's Lutheran church, Loganville and the A.L.C.W. of St. Peter's and a member of the Reedsburg Senior Citizens.
She is survived by her husband, Herbert, Loganville; one daughter, Mrs. Philip (Doris) Fish, Sauk City; three sons, Marlin, Reedsburg; Kenneth, Kenosha; Gordon, Loganville; 14 grandchildren;, four great-grandchildren; two brothers, Arthur Luetkens and Lorenz Luetkens, both of Reedsburg.
Funeral services were held Dec. 2nd at St. Peter's Lutheran Church, Loganville with Rev. George Gutzmann officiating. Interment in St. Peter's Cemetery, Loganville.
Census DateLocationDescription
21 April 1910Westfield, Sauk, WisconsinAlva Luetkens was listed as a daughter in Frederick C. Luetkens's household on the 1910 Census at Westfield, Sauk, Wisconsin; living next door to John Luetkens.1
1920Westfield, Sauk, WisconsinAlva Luetkens was listed as a daughter in Frederick C. Luetkens's household on the 1920 Census at Westfield, Sauk, Wisconsin.2

Children of Alva Luetkens and Herbert A. Baumgarten

Citations

  1. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1910; Census Place: Westfield, Sauk, Wisconsin; Roll: T624_1737; Page: 5A; Enumeration District: 0130; Image: 134; FHL Number: 1375750.
  2. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1920;Census Place: Westfield, Sauk, Wisconsin; Roll: T625_2015; Page: 10B; Enumeration District: 171; Image: 283.

Frederick Luetkens

M, b. 1913, d. 1931
Father*Frederick C. Luetkens b. 29 Jan 1876, d. 12 Apr 1960
Mother*Anna D. Schroeder b. 25 Jun 1883, d. 27 Jul 1956
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationFrederick Luetkens was also known as Freddie.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth1913Frederick Luetkens was born in 1913 at Wisconsin.
He was the son of Frederick C. Luetkens and Anna D. Schroeder.
Death1931Frederick Luetkens died in 1931.
Census DateLocationDescription
1920Westfield, Sauk, WisconsinFrederick Luetkens was listed as a son in Frederick C. Luetkens's household on the 1920 Census at Westfield, Sauk, Wisconsin.1

Citations

  1. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1920;Census Place: Westfield, Sauk, Wisconsin; Roll: T625_2015; Page: 10B; Enumeration District: 171; Image: 283.

Arthur Paul Adolf Luetkens

M, b. 16 September 1916, d. 14 December 1999
Father*Frederick C. Luetkens b. 29 Jan 1876, d. 12 Apr 1960
Mother*Anna D. Schroeder b. 25 Jun 1883, d. 27 Jul 1956
Life EventDateDescription
Birth16 September 1916Arthur Paul Adolf Luetkens was born on 16 September 1916 at Loganville, Sauk, Wisconsin.
He was the son of Frederick C. Luetkens and Anna D. Schroeder.
Marriage22 October 1947Arthur Paul Adolf Luetkens married Milda Muchow, daughter of Walter H. Muchow and Hattie Bertha Dettman, on 22 October 1947.
Death14 December 1999Arthur Paul Adolf Luetkens died on 14 December 1999 at Reedsburg, Sauk, Wisconsin, at age 83.
Census DateLocationDescription
1920Westfield, Sauk, WisconsinArthur Paul Adolf Luetkens was listed as a son in Frederick C. Luetkens's household on the 1920 Census at Westfield, Sauk, Wisconsin.1

Citations

  1. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1920;Census Place: Westfield, Sauk, Wisconsin; Roll: T625_2015; Page: 10B; Enumeration District: 171; Image: 283.

Katherine Marie Ellenberg

F, d. before 1876
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Namebefore 1859As of before 1859,her married name was Luetkens.
Life EventDateDescription
Marriagebefore 1859Katherine Marie Ellenberg married Johann Heinrich Luetkens before 1859.
Deathbefore 1876Katherine Marie Ellenberg died before 1876.

Child of Katherine Marie Ellenberg and Johann Heinrich Luetkens

Lydia Luetkens

F, b. circa August 1909
Father*John Henry Luetkens b. 2 Jan 1859, d. 27 May 1952
Mother*Dorothea E. Thieding b. 26 Nov 1866, d. 1 Oct 1937
Life EventDateDescription
Birthcirca August 1909Lydia Luetkens was born circa August 1909 at Wisconsin.
She was the daughter of John Henry Luetkens and Dorothea E. Thieding.
Census DateLocationDescription
21 April 1910Westfield, Sauk, WisconsinLydia Luetkens was listed as a daughter in John Henry Luetkens's household on the 1910 Census at Westfield, Sauk, Wisconsin; living next door to Fred C. Luetkens.1

Citations

  1. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1910; Census Place: Westfield, Sauk, Wisconsin; Roll: T624_1737; Page: 5A; Enumeration District: 0130; Image: 134; FHL Number: 1375750.

Edward Luetkens

M, b. March 1895
Father*John Henry Luetkens b. 2 Jan 1859, d. 27 May 1952
Mother*Dorothea E. Thieding b. 26 Nov 1866, d. 1 Oct 1937
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationEdward Luetkens was also known as Eddie.
Life EventDateDescription
BirthMarch 1895Edward Luetkens was born in March 1895 at Wisconsin.
He was the son of John Henry Luetkens and Dorothea E. Thieding.
Census DateLocationDescription
12 June 1900Westfield, Sauk, WisconsinEdward Luetkens was listed as a son in John Henry Luetkens's household on the 1900 Census at Westfield, Sauk, Wisconsin.1
21 April 1910Westfield, Sauk, WisconsinEdward Luetkens was listed as a son in John Henry Luetkens's household on the 1910 Census at Westfield, Sauk, Wisconsin; living next door to Fred C. Luetkens.2

Citations

  1. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1900; Census Place: Westfield, Sauk, Wisconsin; Roll: T623_ 1817; Page: 7B; Enumeration District: 149.
  2. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1910; Census Place: Westfield, Sauk, Wisconsin; Roll: T624_1737; Page: 5A; Enumeration District: 0130; Image: 134; FHL Number: 1375750.

Ida Luetkens

F, b. March
Adoptive father*John Henry Luetkens b. 2 Jan 1859, d. 27 May 1952
Adoptive mother*Dorothea E. Thieding b. 26 Nov 1866, d. 1 Oct 1937
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationIda Luetkens was also known as Annie.
Married NameHer married name was Inselmann.
Life EventDateDescription
BirthMarchIda Luetkens was born in March.
She was the daughter of John Henry Luetkens and Dorothea E. Thieding.
Census DateLocationDescription
12 June 1900Westfield, Sauk, WisconsinIda Luetkens was listed as a daughter in John Henry Luetkens's household on the 1900 Census at Westfield, Sauk, Wisconsin.1

Citations

  1. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1900; Census Place: Westfield, Sauk, Wisconsin; Roll: T623_ 1817; Page: 7B; Enumeration District: 149.

Elizabeth Inselmann

F, b. 5 April 1897, d. 9 March 1929
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationElizabeth Inselmann was also known as Eliza.
Married Namebefore 1920As of before 1920,her married name was Luetkens.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth5 April 1897Elizabeth Inselmann was born on 5 April 1897 at Wisconsin.
Marriagebetween June 1917 and 1920She married William August Paul Luetkens, son of John Henry Luetkens and Dorothea E. Thieding, between June 1917 and 1920.
Death9 March 1929Elizabeth Inselmann died on 9 March 1929 at age 31.

Child of Elizabeth Inselmann and William August Paul Luetkens

Otto Luetkens

M, b. 28 February 1901, d. 23 August 1921
Father*John Henry Luetkens b. 2 Jan 1859, d. 27 May 1952
Mother*Dorothea E. Thieding b. 26 Nov 1866, d. 1 Oct 1937
Life EventDateDescription
Birth28 February 1901Otto Luetkens was born on 28 February 1901 at Wisconsin.
He was the son of John Henry Luetkens and Dorothea E. Thieding.
Death23 August 1921Otto Luetkens died on 23 August 1921 at age 20.
Census DateLocationDescription
21 April 1910Westfield, Sauk, WisconsinOtto Luetkens was listed as a son in John Henry Luetkens's household on the 1910 Census at Westfield, Sauk, Wisconsin; living next door to Fred C. Luetkens.1

Citations

  1. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1910; Census Place: Westfield, Sauk, Wisconsin; Roll: T624_1737; Page: 5A; Enumeration District: 0130; Image: 134; FHL Number: 1375750.