Laurence Frank

M, b. circa 1902
Father*Nickolas Frank b. May 1859, d. a 1925
Mother*Margrete Mai b. May 1870, d. a 1925
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationLaurence Frank was also known as Lawrence.
Census DateLocation
14 May 1910Remsen, Plymouth, IowaLaurence Frank was listed as a son in Nickolas Frank's household on the 1910 Census at Remsen, Plymouth, Iowa; living next door to George Paskert.1
19 January 1920Remsen, Plymouth, IowaLaurence Frank was listed as a son in Nickolas Frank's household on the 1920 Census at Remsen, Plymouth, Iowa; living next door to Anton Paskert.2
1 January 1925Remsen, Plymouth, IowaLaurence Frank appeared on the census of 1 January 1925 in the household of Nickolas Frank at Remsen, Plymouth, Iowa; living next door to Ben Frank.
19 April 1930Remsen, Plymouth, IowaLaurence Frank was listed as the head of a family on the 1930 Census at Remsen, Plymouth, Iowa.3

Child of Laurence Frank and Leona M. Klostermann

Citations

  1. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1910; Census Place: Remsen, Plymouth, Iowa; Roll: T624_418; Page: 7B; Enumeration District: 0120; Image: 453; FHL Number: 1374431.
  2. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1920;Census Place: Remsen, Plymouth, Iowa; Roll: T625_506; Page: 4B; Enumeration District: 137; Image: 1018.
  3. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1930; Census Place: Remsen, Plymouth, Iowa; Roll: 672; Page: 2A; Enumeration District: 30; Image: 1023.0.

Gilbert Frank

M, b. 27 November 1929, d. May 1985
Father*Laurence Frank b. c 1902
Mother*Leona M. Klostermann b. 24 Feb 1907, d. 16 Nov 1993
Census DateLocation
19 April 1930Remsen, Plymouth, IowaGilbert Frank was listed as a son in Laurence Frank's household on the 1930 Census at Remsen, Plymouth, Iowa.1
     Gilbert Frank obtained US Social Security Card at Iowa; last benefit Sioux City, Woodbury, Iowa.

Citations

  1. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1930; Census Place: Remsen, Plymouth, Iowa; Roll: 672; Page: 2A; Enumeration District: 30; Image: 1023.0.

Gustava Bea Miles

F, b. 17 May 1910, d. March 1986
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Klostermann.

Martus Wintz

M, b. circa 1874
Father*Anton Wintz b. c 1840, d. a 1925
Mother*Mary Smith b. c 1840, d. a 1925
Census DateLocation
June 1880West Point, Butler, IowaMartus Wintz was listed as a son in Anton Wintz's household on the 1880 Census at West Point, Butler, Iowa.1

Citations

  1. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, NA Film Number T9-0330 Page Number 260D.

Henry Wintz

M, b. circa 1876
Father*Anton Wintz b. c 1840, d. a 1925
Mother*Mary Smith b. c 1840, d. a 1925
Census DateLocation
June 1880West Point, Butler, IowaHenry Wintz was listed as a son in Anton Wintz's household on the 1880 Census at West Point, Butler, Iowa.1
1885West Point, Butler, IowaHenry Wintz appeared on the census of 1885 in the household of Anton Wintz at West Point, Butler, Iowa.

Citations

  1. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, NA Film Number T9-0330 Page Number 260D.

Helen Catherine Eufers

F, b. 24 November 1916, d. 21 July 2005
Father*Nicholas Eufers b. c 1867, d. a 1930
Mother*Mathilda Henrich b. c 1871, d. a 1935
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name1936As of 1936,her married name was Paskert.
  • Helen Catherine Eufers was born on 24 November 1916 at Iowa.
  • She was the daughter of Nicholas Eufers and Mathilda Henrich.
  • Helen Catherine Eufers married Mathias Paskert, son of George Paskert and Elizabeth M. Wintz, in 1936.
  • Helen Catherine Eufers died on 21 July 2005 at Iowa at age 88 Helen C. Paskert, 88, of Le Mars, died Thursday July 21, 2005, at Good Samaritan Village, Brentwood Center in Le Mars following a brief illness.

    The former Helen Catherine Eufers was born Nov. 24, 1916, on the family farm north of Oyens, the daughter of Nicholas and Mathilda (Henrich) Eufers. She grew up in the Oyens area and graduated from St. Catherine's Parochial School. In 1936, she married Matt Paskert. Following their marriage, the couple farmed for many years, south of Remsen and then moved to Le Mars in the early 1950's. Her husband Matt died in 1966.

    For many years Helen was a caregiver and housekeeper for several elderly people in Le Mars. She loved to cook and had helped Cora Crowley with the noon meals for various service clubs in Le Mars for many years. She had also worked as the housekeeper for several priests at St. Joseph's Church Rectory for many years.

    Helen was a member of St. Joseph's Catholic Church, and The Christian Mother's Society.

    Survivors include two daughters and their husbands, LaVonne and Tom Gaul, and Connie and Rod Eisma, all of Le Mars; four grandchildren, LeAnn Vitito and her husband Don of Omaha, Neb., JoLynn Curbeam and her husband James of Omaha, Neb., and Gretchen and Brandy Eisma, both of Sioux Falls, S.D; four great-grandchildren, Michael and Sara Vitito and Alex and Olivia Curbeam; and many nieces, nephews, and friends.

    She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband Matt in 1966; a son, Don Paskert in 1987; a grandson, Nick Eisma in 1997; three sisters, Josephine Eufers, Anna Ballman, and Geraldine Schiltz; and two brothers, Charles Eufers and Leo Eufers.

    The Mass of Christian Burial will be at 10 a.m. Saturday at St. Joseph's Catholic Church in Le Mars, with the Rev. Kevin Richter as celebrant. Burial will be in St. Catherine's Catholic Cemetery in Oyens. Visitation will be anytime after 3 p.m. today (Friday) at the Feuerstein Funeral Home in Le Mars, where there will be a Christian Mother's rosary at 4 p.m. and the Scriptural wake service at 7 p.m. Visitation will continue on Saturday morning for one hour prior to the Mass at the Church.

    Pallbearers will be Charlie Eufers, Bedford Robinson, Danny McCarthy, Larry Dreckman, Keith Schiltz, and Marvin Kunkel.

Child of Helen Catherine Eufers and Mathias Paskert

Nicholas Eufers

M, b. circa 1867, d. after 1930
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationNicholas Eufers was also known as Nick.
  • Nicholas Eufers married Mathilda Henrich.
  • Nicholas Eufers was born circa 1867 at Luxembourg.
  • He died after 1930.

Children of Nicholas Eufers and Mathilda Henrich

Mathilda Henrich

F, b. circa 1871, d. after 1935
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationMathilda Henrich was also known as Lillie.
Married NameHer married name was Eufers.
Name VariationMathilda Henrich was also known as Matilda.
  • Mathilda Henrich married Nicholas Eufers.
  • Mathilda Henrich was born circa 1871 at Iowa.
  • She died after 1935.

Children of Mathilda Henrich and Nicholas Eufers

Thomas F. Gaul

M, b. 29 May 1937, d. 20 August 2007
Father*Fred Gaul
Mother*Josephine Kolbeck
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationThomas F. Gaul was also known as Tom.
  • Thomas F. Gaul was born on 29 May 1937.
  • He was the son of Fred Gaul and Josephine Kolbeck.
  • Thomas F. Gaul died on 20 August 2007 at age 70 Thomas F. "Tom" Gaul, 70, of Le Mars, died Monday Aug. 20, 2007 at Good Samaritan Society of Le Mars (Brentwood), after a lengthy illness.
    Thomas Frank Gaul was born May 29, 1937, at Granville, the son of Fred and Josephine (Kolbeck) Gaul. He moved with his family as a young boy to a farm near Ashton. He grew up in the Ashton area and graduated from St. Joseph's Parochial School in 1955. Tom entered into the service with the U.S. Navy on Jan. 4, 1956. He served as an Aviation Electronics Technician (Navigation) and was stationed on Midway Island in the Pacific Ocean. He was honorably discharged and transferred to reserves on Nov. 24, 1959.

    Thomas Gaul married LaVonne Paskert on Sept. 21, 1963, at St. Joseph's Catholic Church in Le Mars. Following their marriage the couple made their home in Le Mars, where Tom was employed with NIPCO for 25 years. For the last 10 years of his career, he was employed with MidAmerican Energy in Sioux City, retiring at the age of 62.

    Tom was a member of St. Joseph's Catholic Church in Le Mars.

    He was a certified Master Gardener and Conservationist. In his younger years, he had his private pilot's license and enjoyed flying single engine aircraft. Tom also enjoyed bicycling and had participated in RAGBRAI for six years.

    Survivors include his wife LaVonne of Le Mars; two daughters and their husbands: LeAnne and Don Vitito and JoLynn and James Curbeam, both of Omaha, Neb; four grandchildren: Michael and Sara Vitito and Alex and Olivia Curbeam, all of Omaha; five brothers: Merlin "Mick" Gaul and his wife Pat of San Ramon, Calif., Paul Gaul and his wife Pat of Corvallis, Mont., Bob Gaul and his wife Shirley of Sioux City, Richard "Dick" Gaul and his wife Janice of Le Mars and Bill Gaul of Winters, Calif; three sisters: Ardene Hindt and her husband Marion of Prior Lake, Minn., Betty Larson and her husband Ralph of Arnold, Neb., and Patsy Ruppert and her husband Bernard of Madison, Neb; and numerous nieces and nephews.

    He was preceded in death by his parents, Fred and Josephine Gaul.

    A Memorial Mass will be held at 10:30 a.m. Friday at St. Joseph's Catholic Church in Le Mars, with the Rev. Kevin Richter officiating. Burial will be in Calvary Cemetery with military honors provided by the American Legion, Wasmer Post #241.

    Visitation will be after 3 p.m. Thursday at the Feuerstein Funeral Home in Le Mars, where there will be a rosary at 4 p.m. and a Scriptural wake service at 7 p.m.

Donald L. Paskert

M, d. 29 June 1987
Father*Mathias Paskert b. c Dec 1909, d. 1966
Mother*Helen Catherine Eufers b. 24 Nov 1916, d. 21 Jul 2005
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationDonald L. Paskert was also known as Don.

Nick Eisma

M, d. 1997
  • Nick Eisma died in 1997.

Josephine Eufers

F, b. 4 April 1905, d. 26 August 1992
Father*Nicholas Eufers b. c 1867, d. a 1930
Mother*Mathilda Henrich b. c 1871, d. a 1935
  • Josephine Eufers was born on 4 April 1905 at Iowa.
  • She was the daughter of Nicholas Eufers and Mathilda Henrich.
  • Josephine Eufers died on 26 August 1992 at age 87.

Anna Eufers

F, b. circa 1910, d. before July 2005
Father*Nicholas Eufers b. c 1867, d. a 1930
Mother*Mathilda Henrich b. c 1871, d. a 1935
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Ballman.

Geraldine F. Eufers

F, b. 1921, d. 1968
Father*Nicholas Eufers b. c 1867, d. a 1930
Mother*Mathilda Henrich b. c 1871, d. a 1935
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationGeraldine F. Eufers was also known as Caroline.
Married NameHer married name was Schiltz.

Irvin Peter Schiltz

M, b. 10 March 1915, d. 8 March 2000

Charles Eufers

M, b. 21 July 1907, d. January 1973
Father*Nicholas Eufers b. c 1867, d. a 1930
Mother*Mathilda Henrich b. c 1871, d. a 1935

Carol Paskert

F, d. 1994
Father*Lorence Anton Paskert b. 22 Apr 1906, d. 13 Sep 1971
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name10 September 1957As of 10 September 1957,her married name was Rolfes.

Virgil J. Rolfes

M, b. 13 January 1929, d. 25 October 2007
Father*Frank Rolfes
Mother*Ida Dreckman
  • Virgil J. Rolfes was born on 13 January 1929.
  • He was the son of Frank Rolfes and Ida Dreckman.
  • Virgil J. Rolfes married Carol Paskert, daughter of Lorence Anton Paskert, on 10 September 1957.
  • Virgil J. Rolfes died on 25 October 2007 at age 78 Virgil J. Rolfes was born to Frank and Ida (Dreckman) Rolfes at LeMars, Iowa on January 13, 1929. He attended St. Joseph School in LeMars for six years and then rural country school for two years.

    On September 10, 1957 he married Carol Paskert at Remsen, Iowa. She died in 1994. In 1998 he married Elvera Matthiesen.

    Virgil farmed in the LeMars, Merrill and Lake Park area and moved into Lake Park in 1977. He worked for Arnold Grain in Lake Park and later for the Lake Park Post Office for twelve years.

    Mr. Rolfes died Thursday, October 25, 2007 at the Lake Park Care Center. He was 78 years of age.

    Virgil was very active in community service. He served as President of Lake Park Lions for three terms and was an honorary member of the 4th degree Knights. He was a member of the Horseshoe Pitching Association of America and played in National Horseshoe Tournament. He enjoyed playing pool and cards. Virgil also served on the Park Board.

    He is survived by his wife Elvera Rolfes of Lake Park, IA, four sons Jeffrey Rolfes and his special friend Patricia of Lake Park, Doug & Terri Rolfes of Spencer, IA, Joel & Melissa Rolfes of Milford, and Marty & Paula Rolfes of Redfield, Iowa; and eight grandchildren.

(?) Paskert

M, d. before 1971
Father*Lorence Anton Paskert b. 22 Apr 1906, d. 13 Sep 1971

Martin Wintz

M, b. circa 1885
Father*Anton Wintz b. c 1840, d. a 1925
Mother*Mary Smith b. c 1840, d. a 1925
Census DateLocation
1885West Point, Butler, IowaMartin Wintz appeared on the census of 1885 in the household of Anton Wintz at West Point, Butler, Iowa.

Bernadine Selting

F, b. circa 1905
Father*Barney Selting b. c 1861
Mother*Agnes Wintz b. c 1866, d. b Mar 1958

Joseph Selting

M, b. circa 1911
Father*Barney Selting b. c 1861
Mother*Agnes Wintz b. c 1866, d. b Mar 1958

Benard Selting

M, b. circa 1913
Father*Barney Selting b. c 1861
Mother*Agnes Wintz b. c 1866, d. b Mar 1958

Frank Rolfes

M

Child of Frank Rolfes and Ida Dreckman

Ida Dreckman

F
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Rolfes.

Child of Ida Dreckman and Frank Rolfes

Doug Berkenpas

M, d. before August 2007
  • Doug Berkenpas died before August 2007.

Fred Gaul

M

Child of Fred Gaul and Josephine Kolbeck

Josephine Kolbeck

F
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Gaul.

Child of Josephine Kolbeck and Fred Gaul

Leona M. Klostermann

F, b. 24 February 1907, d. 16 November 1993
Father*Francis Joseph Klostermann Jr. b. 19 Sep 1881, d. 19 Mar 1947
Mother*Mary Ann Paskert b. 25 Apr 1885, d. 25 Dec 1966
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name12 October 1926As of 12 October 1926,her married name was Frank.
Census DateLocation
1910Marion, Plymouth, IowaLeona M. Klostermann was listed as a daughter in Francis Joseph Klostermann Jr.'s household on the 1910 Census at Marion, Plymouth, Iowa.1
1920Elkton, Brookings, South DakotaLeona M. Klostermann was listed as a daughter in Francis Joseph Klostermann Jr.'s household on the 1920 Census at Elkton, Brookings, South Dakota.2
19 April 1930Remsen, Plymouth, IowaLeona M. Klostermann was listed as wife in Laurence Frank's household on the 1930 Census at Remsen, Plymouth, Iowa.3

Child of Leona M. Klostermann and Laurence Frank

Citations

  1. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1910; Census Place: Marion, Plymouth, Iowa; Roll: T624_418; Page: 5A; Enumeration District: 0117; Image: 358; FHL Number: 1374431.
  2. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1920;Census Place: Elkton, Brookings, South Dakota; Roll: T625_1715; Page: 9A; Enumeration District: 29; Image: 209.
  3. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1930; Census Place: Remsen, Plymouth, Iowa; Roll: 672; Page: 2A; Enumeration District: 30; Image: 1023.0.

George M. Wintz

M, b. circa 1900
Census DateLocation
April 1930Okoboji, Dickinson, IowaGeorge M. Wintz was listed as the head of a family on the 1930 Census at Okoboji, Dickinson, Iowa.1

Children of George M. Wintz and Bernadine F. Schemmel

Citations

  1. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1930; Census Place: Okoboji, Dickinson, Iowa; Roll: 651; Page: 2B; Enumeration District: 14; Image: 519.0.