Urban F. Pinkelman

M, b. 14 October 1923, d. 2 May 2010
Father*Frank J. Pinkelman Sr. b. Dec 1872, d. a 1930
Mother*Anna Schroeder b. c 1879, d. 1959
  • Urban F. Pinkelman was never married.
  • He was born on 14 October 1923 at Nebraska.
  • He was the son of Frank J. Pinkelman Sr. and Anna Schroeder.
  • Urban F. Pinkelman died on 2 May 2010 at age 86 Urban F. Pinkelman, age 86 of Wynot, Nebraska died on Sunday, May 02, 2010 at the Golden Living Center in Hartington, NE.
    Mass of Christian Burial will be on Tuesday, May 4, 2010 at 10:30 a.m. at Holy Family (Sacred Heart) Catholic Church in Wynot with the Rev. Eric Olsen officiating. Burial will be in the Sts. Philip & James Cemetery in St. James, NE with military graveside rites by the Wynot American Legion Post 31. Visitation will be on Monday from 3-8:00 p.m. with a Vigil Service at 7:30 p.m. all at the Wintz Funeral Home in Hartington. There will be visitation on Tuesday morning at church one hour prior to services. Urban F. Pinkelman was born on October 14, 1923 in St. James, NE to Frank J. and Anna (Schroeder) Pinkelman. Urban was the youngest child in a family of nine. He grew up on the family farm south of St. James. He attended St. James Catholic School and District 33 country school. He never married and was a veteran serving in the U.S. Army. In 1951, he moved to Wynot with his mother and continued farming the family farm with his brother, Alphons. His mother died in 1959. Urban retired from farming in 1969. His sister, Emma, came to live with him in 1972. She died in November of 1998. Another sister, Cecelia, lived with him before moving to the Sister James Nursing Home in Yankton. Urban had been a resident of the Golden Living Center in Hartington since December 8, 2003. He loved baseball and did manage the St. James baseball team for several years. He was a member of the Sts. Philip & James Catholic Church in St. James and the Catholic Order of Foresters. Urban also belonged to the Wynot America Legion Post 31. Urban is survived by a sister-in-law, Verna Pinkelman of Hartington; and many nieces and nephews. Preceding Urban in death were his parents, 4 brothers, Fritz, Frank, Lawrence, and Alphons Pinkelman; 4 sisters, Sister Mary James Pinkelman, Emma Pinkelman, Cecelia Pinkelman, and Alma (Mrs. Melvin) Thoene.

Cecelia Pinkelman

F, b. 4 December 1911, d. 29 October 2003
Father*Frank J. Pinkelman Sr. b. Dec 1872, d. a 1930
Mother*Anna Schroeder b. c 1879, d. 1959
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationCecelia Pinkelman was also known as Celia.
Census DateLocation
30 January 1920Precinct 6, Cedar, NebraskaCecelia Pinkelman was listed as a daughter in Frank J. Pinkelman Sr.'s household on the 1920 Census at Precinct 6, Cedar, Nebraska.1

Citations

  1. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1920;Census Place: Precinct 6, Cedar, Nebraska; Roll: T625_983; Page: 1A; Enumeration District: 42; Image: 88.

Alma Mary Pinkelman

F, b. 6 October 1916, d. 17 September 2001
Father*Frank J. Pinkelman Sr. b. Dec 1872, d. a 1930
Mother*Anna Schroeder b. c 1879, d. 1959
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Thoene.
  • Alma Mary Pinkelman was born on 6 October 1916 at Nebraska.
  • She was the daughter of Frank J. Pinkelman Sr. and Anna Schroeder.
  • Alma Mary Pinkelman died on 17 September 2001 at age 84 Alma Mary Thoene, 84, of Burwell died Monday September 17,2001 at the Community Memorial Health Center in Burwell. Funeral services were 10:30 am Friday September 21 at Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Burwell. Burial was in the Cottonwood Cemetery in Burwell. Rev Bernard Berger officiated. Hitchcock Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements. Memorials are suggested to the Burwell AmbulanceSupply Fund. Mrs Thoene was born October 6,1916 to Frank and Anna Schroeder Pinkelman near St James in Cedar County. They farmed and ranched in the Wynot area until 1959 when they moved their family to a ranch located eight miles east of Burwell. The couple retired and moved to the park View Plaza in Burwell in 1998. She moved to the Community Memorial Health Center in November of 2000 and her husband moved to the assisted living there in May of 2001.
    Mrs Thoene was a devoted wife and mother, and was especially proud of her six sons.
    Mrs Thoene was actively involved with the Sacred Heart Catholic Church and its Altar Society, and was a long standing member of theMidvale Ladies Social Club, and was busy with her sons, 4-H activities as they were growing up.
    Mrs Thoene was a homemaker and loved raising flowers and vegetables. She was well known for her homemade bread and jelly and always had a jar full of cookies for the grandchildren.
    Survivors include her husband, Melvin of Burwell; six sons and four daughters-in-law, Cy and Marilyn of Ansley, Roger Thoene of Burwell, Gene Thoene of Ainsworth, Charlie and Veda Thoene, Fred and Sue Thoene, Hank and Marci Thoene, all of Burwell; 13 grandchildren and four great grandchildren; one brother, Urban Pinkelman of Wynot and one sister, Cecilia Pinkelman of Yankton, South Dakota.
    She was preceded in death by her parents; four brothers, Fritz, Lawrence, Frank and Al Pinkelman and two sisters, Emma Pinkelman and Sister Mary James.
Census DateLocation
30 January 1920Precinct 6, Cedar, NebraskaAlma Mary Pinkelman was listed as a daughter in Frank J. Pinkelman Sr.'s household on the 1920 Census at Precinct 6, Cedar, Nebraska.1

Citations

  1. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1920;Census Place: Precinct 6, Cedar, Nebraska; Roll: T625_983; Page: 1A; Enumeration District: 42; Image: 88.

James Pinkelman

M, d. before 2000
Father*Lawrence Pinkelman b. 7 Aug 1909, d. 10 Jan 2000
Mother*Mary Catherine Imoehl b. 10 Sep 1906, d. 7 Jan 1987

Sister Mary James Pinkelman

F, b. circa 1905, d. before 2000
Father*Frank J. Pinkelman Sr. b. Dec 1872, d. a 1930
Mother*Anna Schroeder b. c 1879, d. 1959
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationSister Mary James Pinkelman was also known as Theresa.
Name VariationSister Mary James Pinkelman was also known as Tracy.
Census DateLocation
May 1910Precinct 6, Cedar, NebraskaSister Mary James Pinkelman was listed as a daughter in Frank J. Pinkelman Sr.'s household on the 1910 Census at Precinct 6, Cedar, Nebraska; living next door to Herman Pinkelman.1
30 January 1920Precinct 6, Cedar, NebraskaSister Mary James Pinkelman was listed as a daughter in Frank J. Pinkelman Sr.'s household on the 1920 Census at Precinct 6, Cedar, Nebraska.2

Citations

  1. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1910; Census Place: Precinct 6, Cedar, Nebraska; Roll: T624_840; Page: 7A; Enumeration District: 0037; Image: 533; FHL Number: 1374853.
  2. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1920;Census Place: Precinct 6, Cedar, Nebraska; Roll: T625_983; Page: 1A; Enumeration District: 42; Image: 88.

Emma W. Pinkelman

F, b. 23 August 1906, d. 4 November 1998
Father*Frank J. Pinkelman Sr. b. Dec 1872, d. a 1930
Mother*Anna Schroeder b. c 1879, d. 1959
Census DateLocation
May 1910Precinct 6, Cedar, NebraskaEmma W. Pinkelman was listed as a daughter in Frank J. Pinkelman Sr.'s household on the 1910 Census at Precinct 6, Cedar, Nebraska; living next door to Herman Pinkelman.1
30 January 1920Precinct 6, Cedar, NebraskaEmma W. Pinkelman was listed as a daughter in Frank J. Pinkelman Sr.'s household on the 1920 Census at Precinct 6, Cedar, Nebraska.2

Citations

  1. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1910; Census Place: Precinct 6, Cedar, Nebraska; Roll: T624_840; Page: 7A; Enumeration District: 0037; Image: 533; FHL Number: 1374853.
  2. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1920;Census Place: Precinct 6, Cedar, Nebraska; Roll: T625_983; Page: 1A; Enumeration District: 42; Image: 88.

Jacob Guenther

M

Children of Jacob Guenther and Regina McNally

Regina McNally

F
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Guenther.

Children of Regina McNally and Jacob Guenther

Armond Guenther

M, d. before 2011
Father*Jacob Guenther
Mother*Regina McNally

Angeline Mildred Arens

F, b. 15 December 1924, d. 1 November 2009
Father*Louis Casper Arens b. 1875, d. 1941
Mother*Rosa Marie Sudbeck b. Mar 1888, d. 1956
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name25 June 1946As of 25 June 1946,her married name was Guenther.
  • Angeline Mildred Arens was born on 15 December 1924 at Nebraska.
  • She was the daughter of Louis Casper Arens and Rosa Marie Sudbeck.
  • Angeline Mildred Arens married Armond Guenther, son of Jacob Guenther and Regina McNally, on 25 June 1946.
  • Angeline Mildred Arens died on 1 November 2009 at age 84 Angeline M. Guenther, age 84 of Yankton passed away on Sunday, November 1, 2009 at the Avera Yankton Care Center, Yankton. Mass of Christian Burial will be at 10:30 AM, Thursday, November 5, 2009 at St. Benedict Catholic Church, Yankton with Rev. Paul Josten officiating. Burial will be in the Sacred Heart Cemetery. Visitations will be from 3-9 PM, Wednesday, November 4, 2009 at the Opsahl-Kostel Funeral Home and Crematory, Yankton with a 7:00 PM rosary followed by a 7:30 PM scripture service. Visitations will resume one hour prior to the service at the church. Pallbearers will be her grandchildren.
    Angeline Mildred was born on December 15, 1924 to Louis Casper and Rosa Marie (Sudbeck) Arens in Bow Valley, Nebraska. She grew up in Bow Valley, NE and completed school through the eighth grade at St. Peter and Paul Catholic School. She was united in marriage to Armond Guenther on June 25, 1946 at Sts. Peter and Paul Catholic Church in Bow Valley. For 14 years, she worked at Sacred Heart Hospital in Yankton. She was a member of the DAV Auxiliary, American Legion Auxiliary, Antique Auto Club, and Sacred Heart Card Club.

    Those who will always cherish her memory are her four sons: Kenneth Guenther, Yankton, SD, David (Leanne) Guenther, Negaunee, MI, Lawrence Guenther, Yankton, SD, and Darrel (Ileana) Guenther of Las Vegas, NV; four daughters: Donna (James) Huff, Allen, TX, Luette (Steve) Obr, Yankton, SD, Ellen (Alton) Walz, Yankton, SD, and Doreen (Tom) Cook, Lawton, IA; 16 grandchildren, 4 great grandchildren; 2 brothers: Benedict (Theresa) Arens, Yankton, SD and Louis Arens, Bow Valley, NE; sisters-in-law: Betty Arens, Kansas City, MO, Shirley Arens, Hartington, NE, Eleanor (Dale) Bergman, Hartington, NE, Verna Pinkelman, Hartington, NE, Dorothy Murray, Hartington, NE and Alice Schumacher, Norfolk, NE; brothers-in-law: James Guenther, Magnet, NE and Ralph Guenther, Yankton, SD, and many nieces, nephews, and cousins.

    She was preceded in death by her husband, Armond, her parents, 6 brothers: Anthony, Victor, Edmond, Rudolph, Ralph, and Hugo, 4 sisters: Mary Ann Lenzen, Rosena, Rita, and Ruth Arens, and a grandson, Daniel Guenther.
Census DateLocation
2 April 1930Precinct 4, Cedar, NebraskaAngeline Mildred Arens was listed as a daughter in Louis Casper Arens's household on the 1930 Census at Precinct 4, Cedar, Nebraska.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: 1A; Enumeration District: 5; Image: 429.0.

Harold Guenther

M, d. before 2011
Father*Jacob Guenther
Mother*Regina McNally

Marvin Guenther

M, d. before 2011
Father*Jacob Guenther
Mother*Regina McNally

Louis Casper Arens

M, b. 1875, d. 1941
Father*Frank Arens b. c 1832, d. a 1880
Census DateLocation
1910Precinct 5, Cedar, NebraskaLouis Casper Arens was listed as the head of a family on the 1910 Census at Precinct 5, Cedar, Nebraska.1
1920Precinct 4, Cedar, NebraskaHe was listed as the head of a family on the 1920 Census at Precinct 4, Cedar, Nebraska.2
2 April 1930Precinct 4, Cedar, NebraskaHe was listed as the head of a family on the 1930 Census at Precinct 4, Cedar, Nebraska.3

Children of Louis Casper Arens and Rosa Marie Sudbeck

Citations

  1. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1910; Census Place: Precinct 5, Cedar, Nebraska; Roll: T624_840; Page: 7A; Enumeration District: 0036; Image: 503; FHL Number: 1374853.
  2. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1920;Census Place: Precinct 4, Cedar, Nebraska; Roll: T625_983; Page: 1A; Enumeration District: 41; Image: 54.
  3. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1930; Census Place: Precinct 4, Cedar, Nebraska; Roll: 1268; Page: 1A; Enumeration District: 5; Image: 429.0.

Rosa Marie Sudbeck

F, b. March 1888, d. 1956
Father*Joseph Sudbeck b. 11 Sep 1857, d. 30 Nov 1935
Mother*Elizabeth Kohls b. Jan 1862, d. a 1920
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationRosa Marie Sudbeck was also known as Rose.
Married Namecirca 1908As of circa 1908,her married name was Arens.
Census DateLocation
1900Precinct 5, Cedar, NebraskaRosa Marie Sudbeck was listed as a daughter in Joseph Sudbeck's household on the 1900 Census at Precinct 5, Cedar, Nebraska.1
1910Precinct 5, Cedar, NebraskaRosa Marie Sudbeck was listed as wife in Louis Casper Arens's household on the 1910 Census at Precinct 5, Cedar, Nebraska.2
1920Precinct 4, Cedar, NebraskaRosa Marie Sudbeck was listed as wife in Louis Casper Arens's household on the 1920 Census at Precinct 4, Cedar, Nebraska.3
2 April 1930Precinct 4, Cedar, NebraskaRosa Marie Sudbeck was listed as wife in Louis Casper Arens's household on the 1930 Census at Precinct 4, Cedar, Nebraska.4

Children of Rosa Marie Sudbeck and Louis Casper Arens

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.
  2. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1910; Census Place: Precinct 5, Cedar, Nebraska; Roll: T624_840; Page: 7A; Enumeration District: 0036; Image: 503; FHL Number: 1374853.
  3. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1920;Census Place: Precinct 4, Cedar, Nebraska; Roll: T625_983; Page: 1A; Enumeration District: 41; Image: 54.
  4. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1930; Census Place: Precinct 4, Cedar, Nebraska; Roll: 1268; Page: 1A; Enumeration District: 5; Image: 429.0.

Anthony Arens

M
Father*Louis Casper Arens b. 1875, d. 1941
Mother*Rosa Marie Sudbeck b. Mar 1888, d. 1956

Victor J. Arens

M, b. 19 October 1910, d. 23 June 1993
Father*Louis Casper Arens b. 1875, d. 1941
Mother*Rosa Marie Sudbeck b. Mar 1888, d. 1956
Census DateLocation
1920Precinct 4, Cedar, NebraskaVictor J. Arens was listed as a son in Louis Casper Arens's household on the 1920 Census at Precinct 4, Cedar, Nebraska.1
2 April 1930Precinct 4, Cedar, NebraskaVictor J. Arens was listed as a son in Louis Casper Arens's household on the 1930 Census at Precinct 4, Cedar, Nebraska.2

Citations

  1. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1920;Census Place: Precinct 4, Cedar, Nebraska; Roll: T625_983; Page: 1A; Enumeration District: 41; Image: 54.
  2. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1930; Census Place: Precinct 4, Cedar, Nebraska; Roll: 1268; Page: 1A; Enumeration District: 5; Image: 429.0.

Edmond Arens

M, b. circa 1913, d. before February 2008
Father*Louis Casper Arens b. 1875, d. 1941
Mother*Rosa Marie Sudbeck b. Mar 1888, d. 1956
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationEdmond Arens was also known as Ed.
Name VariationEdmond Arens was also known as Edmund.
Census DateLocation
1920Precinct 4, Cedar, NebraskaEdmond Arens was listed as a son in Louis Casper Arens's household on the 1920 Census at Precinct 4, Cedar, Nebraska.1
2 April 1930Precinct 4, Cedar, NebraskaEdmond Arens was listed as a son in Louis Casper Arens's household on the 1930 Census at Precinct 4, Cedar, Nebraska.2

Citations

  1. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1920;Census Place: Precinct 4, Cedar, Nebraska; Roll: T625_983; Page: 1A; Enumeration District: 41; Image: 54.
  2. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1930; Census Place: Precinct 4, Cedar, Nebraska; Roll: 1268; Page: 1A; Enumeration District: 5; Image: 429.0.

Rudolph Arens

M, b. 13 April 1918, d. 1 February 2008
Father*Louis Casper Arens b. 1875, d. 1941
Mother*Rosa Marie Sudbeck b. Mar 1888, d. 1956
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationRudolph Arens was also known as Rudy.
  • Rudolph Arens was born on 13 April 1918 at Nebraska.
  • He was the son of Louis Casper Arens and Rosa Marie Sudbeck.
  • Rudolph Arens married Henrietta A. Brand on 1 June 1948.
  • Rudolph Arens died on 1 February 2008 at age 89 Rudolph F. "Rudy" Arens, age 89, of Hartington, NE died on Friday, February 1, 2008 at the Golden Living Center in Hartington. Mass of Christian Burial will be on Tuesday, February 5, 2008 at 10:30 a.m. at Holy Trinity Catholic Church in Hartington with the Rev. John Pietramale officiating. Burial will be at St. Michael's Cemetery in Hartington. Visitation will be on Monday from 1-8:00 p.m. with a rosary at 2:00 p.m. and a vigil service at 7:00 p.m. at the Wintz Funeral Home in Hartington. Visitation will be one hour prior to services on Tuesday at the church. Pallbearers will be Larry Guenther, Steve Obr, Raymond Lenzen, James Arens, Thomas Arens, and Lenard Arens. Rudy was born on April 13, 1918 at Bow Valley to Louis and Rosa (Sudbeck) Arens. He grew up in the Bow Valley area and attended Sts. Peter and Paul Catholic School in Bow Valley. Rudy married Henrietta A. Brand on June 1, 1948 at St. Helena, NE. Rudy lived all of his life in the Bow Valley and Hartington area where he worked on the farm and sheared sheep. He also worked on the Green Thumb Program in Felber Park in Hartington. Rudy had been a resident of the Golden Living Center in Hartington since Nov. 15, 1997. He was a member of the Holy Trinity Catholic Church and enjoyed watching TV, listening to music, reading and visiting with his family and friends. Rudy is survived by 3 brothers and their wives; Ralph and Shirley Arens of Hartington, Ben and Theresa Arens of Yankton, Louis Arens of Bow Valley, a sister; Angeline Guenther of Yankton, 3 sisters in law; Betty Arens of Kansas City, MO, Jean Mueller of Yankton, Elizabeth Brand of St. Helena, a brother in law; John Brand of St. Helena, and many nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents, wife, Henrietta, on April 22, 1983 at the age of 58, 4 brothers; Victor, Edmund, Hugo, and infant Anthony Arens, 4 sisters; Mary Ann Lenzen, and infants Rosina, Rita, and Ruth Arens.
Census DateLocation
1920Precinct 4, Cedar, NebraskaRudolph Arens was listed as a son in Louis Casper Arens's household on the 1920 Census at Precinct 4, Cedar, Nebraska.1
2 April 1930Precinct 4, Cedar, NebraskaRudolph Arens was listed as a son in Louis Casper Arens's household on the 1930 Census at Precinct 4, Cedar, Nebraska.2

Citations

  1. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1920;Census Place: Precinct 4, Cedar, Nebraska; Roll: T625_983; Page: 1A; Enumeration District: 41; Image: 54.
  2. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1930; Census Place: Precinct 4, Cedar, Nebraska; Roll: 1268; Page: 1A; Enumeration District: 5; Image: 429.0.

Ralph R. Arens

M, b. 20 June 1920, d. 23 October 2009
Father*Louis Casper Arens b. 1875, d. 1941
Mother*Rosa Marie Sudbeck b. Mar 1888, d. 1956
  • Ralph R. Arens was born on 20 June 1920 at Nebraska twin with Rosena.
  • He was the son of Louis Casper Arens and Rosa Marie Sudbeck.
  • Ralph R. Arens died on 23 October 2009 at age 89 Ralph R. Arens, 89 of Hartington, Nebraska died on Friday, October 23, 2009 at the Golden Living Center in Hartington. Mass of Christian Burial will be on Saturday, October 31, 2009 at 10:30 a.m. at Holy Trinity Catholic Church in Hartington with the Rev. Jeffery Loseke officiating. Burial will be at St. Michael's Cemetery in Hartington. Visitation will be on Friday, October 30, 2009 from 2-8:00 p.m. with a rosary at 3:00 p.m. and a Vigil Service at 7:00 p.m. at the Wintz Funeral Home in Hartington. To view the video tribute or to send online condolences please visit www.wintzrayfuneralhome.com.
    Pallbearers will be Burnell Herbolsheimer, Larry Guenther, Jim Arens, Paul Arens, Ray Lenzen and T. Luke McAllister. Honorary pallbearers will be members of the Organizations Ralph belonged to. Ralph R. Arens was born on June 20 1920 at Bow Valley, Nebraska to Louis and Rosa (Sudbeck) Arens. He grew up in Bow Valley and finished eighth grade at the Bow Valley School. He served in the United States Army from June 1944 to May of 1946. Ralph served in the Philippines and Japan. He crossed the equator on route. He was a Motor Sergeant while in Japan on Leyte Island and Luzon Island. After the service, he returned home to the farm and raised hogs. Ralph married Shirley Steele on April 11, 1959 in Hartington. He worked on different dams in South Dakota and Kansas, including Gavins Point Dam. Ralph worked for 37 years in Ray's Super Saver and Foodtown Grocery Store business in Hartington. He has traveled much of the states working with people and especially his family. He has been a member of the Historical Society for over 50 years. He was a life member of the Hartington VFW and the American Legion, AmVets and the DAV. He was a member of Holy Trinity Church and its Perpetual Adoration for over 50 years. Ralph was a 25 year member of the 4th Degree Knights of Columbus. Ralph loved his family and he loved to play cards. Ralph is survived by his wife, Shirley; one son, Richard Arens of Interlochen, Florida; one daughter and spouse, Nancy and Keith Veltkamp of Warrenton, Oregon; two grandchildren, Crystal and Luke McAllister of Oregon; 2 brothers and spouses, Ben and Teresa Arens of Yankton, SD, Louis Arens of Coleridge, NE; one sister, Angeline Guenther of Yankton, SD. He was preceded in death by his parents, infant twin sister Rosena Arens; 5 brothers, Victor, Ed, Rudolph, Hugo and Anthony Arens; sister Mary Ann Lenzen.
Census DateLocation
2 April 1930Precinct 4, Cedar, NebraskaRalph R. Arens was listed as a son in Louis Casper Arens's household on the 1930 Census at Precinct 4, Cedar, Nebraska.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: 1A; Enumeration District: 5; Image: 429.0.

Hugo A. Arens

M, b. 22 July 1929, d. 26 October 1999
Father*Louis Casper Arens b. 1875, d. 1941
Mother*Rosa Marie Sudbeck b. Mar 1888, d. 1956
Census DateLocation
2 April 1930Precinct 4, Cedar, NebraskaHugo A. Arens was listed as a son in Louis Casper Arens's household on the 1930 Census at Precinct 4, Cedar, Nebraska.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: 1A; Enumeration District: 5; Image: 429.0.

Mary Ann Arens

F, b. 1 July 1915, d. 23 May 2006
Father*Louis Casper Arens b. 1875, d. 1941
Mother*Rosa Marie Sudbeck b. Mar 1888, d. 1956
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Lenzen.
  • Mary Ann Arens was born on 1 July 1915 at Nebraska.
  • She was the daughter of Louis Casper Arens and Rosa Marie Sudbeck.
  • Mary Ann Arens died on 23 May 2006 at age 90 Mary Ann Lenzen, 90, formerly of Wynot, died Tuesday, May 23, 2006, at the Pierce Manor. The funeral will be Saturday at 10 a.m. at Holy Family (Sacred Heart) Catholic Church in Wynot with burial at Sts. Philip and James Cemetery in St. James. Visitation will be on Friday from 3 to 8 p.m., with a rosary at 4 p.m. and a vigil at 7:30 p.m., at Wintz Funeral Home in Hartington and continue one hour prior to service at the church.
Census DateLocation
1920Precinct 4, Cedar, NebraskaMary Ann Arens was listed as a daughter in Louis Casper Arens's household on the 1920 Census at Precinct 4, Cedar, Nebraska.1
2 April 1930Precinct 4, Cedar, NebraskaMary Ann Arens was listed as a daughter in Louis Casper Arens's household on the 1930 Census at Precinct 4, Cedar, Nebraska.2

Citations

  1. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1920;Census Place: Precinct 4, Cedar, Nebraska; Roll: T625_983; Page: 1A; Enumeration District: 41; Image: 54.
  2. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1930; Census Place: Precinct 4, Cedar, Nebraska; Roll: 1268; Page: 1A; Enumeration District: 5; Image: 429.0.

Rosena Arens

F, b. 20 June 1920, d. circa 1921
Father*Louis Casper Arens b. 1875, d. 1941
Mother*Rosa Marie Sudbeck b. Mar 1888, d. 1956
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationRosena Arens was also known as Rosina.

Rita Arens

F
Father*Louis Casper Arens b. 1875, d. 1941
Mother*Rosa Marie Sudbeck b. Mar 1888, d. 1956

Ruth Arens

F
Father*Louis Casper Arens b. 1875, d. 1941
Mother*Rosa Marie Sudbeck b. Mar 1888, d. 1956

Henrietta A. Brand

F, b. circa 1925, d. 22 April 1983
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name1 June 1948As of 1 June 1948,her married name was Arens.

Joseph Sudbeck

M, b. 11 September 1857, d. 30 November 1935
Father*Herman Sudbeck b. Dec 1815, d. a 1900
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationJoseph Sudbeck was also known as Joe.
  • Joseph Sudbeck was born on 11 September 1857 at Germany.
  • He was the son of Herman Sudbeck.
  • Joseph Sudbeck married Elizabeth Kohls, daughter of Gerhard Kohls, on 26 February 1884.
  • Joseph Sudbeck died on 30 November 1935 at age 78 Joseph Sudbeck, a Pioneer Resident Dies November 30. Came to Cedar county 67 years ago- lived in the county seat. Funeral held Monday. Beloved Hartington pioneer man leave seven children, funeral largely attended. Joseph Sudbeck,high respected Hartington pioneer died in St. Joseph’s hospital in Sioux City Saturday, November 30, following several months
    of poor health. Mr. Sudbeck, had been a ptient three weeks and had undergone several operation. Last spring he was also a hospital patient. His life of useful work ended, Mr. Sudbeck passed away at 15 minutes after nine Saturday mrning at the age of 78 years- firend of God and man. Born in Germany. Joseph Sudbeck, son of Mr. and Mrs. Herman Sudbeck was born Sept. 11, 1857 at Oldenburg, Germany. When but a lad of 11 years he came to this country in company with his parents Mr. and Mrs. Herman Sudbeck, Herman, Barney, and Josephine. The family moved immediately following their immingration to
    Cedar county settling on the original Sudbeck homestead six miles north of
    Hartington. This country then was but an unbroken prairie, and the main trading centers were Yankton and Sioux City. Married at Bow Valley. On February 26, 1884, Miss Elizabeth Kohls, daughter of Mr. and mrs. Gerhard Kohls original pioneers of St. Helena became the bride of Joseph Sudbeck, son of Mr. and Mrs. Herman Sudbeck first pioneers in the Bow Valley community. Nuptial high mass was read by Rev. Father Uhing in the original and the first Bow Valley church erected there before the site of Hartington was laid out.
    Often times in later years Mr. and Mrs. Sudbeck told of their wedding day in
    the early pioneer days for it was at the time of their wedding that the town
    of Hartington was being laid out and started. Mr. and Mrs. Sudbeck celebrated their golden wedding anniversary on February 5, 1934 when a large anniversary celebration was held at the home of their son Victor Sudbeck, living five miles north of Hartington at an all day gathering. The golden wedding anniversary was planned in detail by their children and was a happy occasion beginning at nine 0’clock with a mass at bow Valley Catholic Church. Following their wedding February 26, 1884 the young couple went housekeeping on the Sudbeck farm now occupied by their son Victor and family. There they resided 40 years until 12 years ago when they moved to Hartington where they purchased a home in the southwest part of town. Mr. and Mrs. Sudbeck were blessed with seven children; Will, victor, Barney, Isadore and Rose (Mrs. Louis Arens) all of the Hartington vicinity and Emma (mrs. Frank Wieseler) of Crofton, and Martha (Mrs. Henry Langferman) also of Hartington. The late Mr. Sudbeck had been a long and faithful member of the Catholic Church for 40 years, has attended the Bow Valley Church since moving to Hartington rarely missing a mornig attended mass at Holy Trinity Church. He was a member of Holy Name Society of the Holy Trinity Church.
Census DateLocation
1900Precinct 5, Cedar, NebraskaJoseph Sudbeck was listed as the head of a family on the 1900 Census at Precinct 5, Cedar, Nebraska.1
     Joseph Sudbeck immigrated with Herman Sudbeck in 1869.

Children of Joseph Sudbeck and Elizabeth Kohls

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.

Elizabeth Kohls

F, b. January 1862, d. after 1920
Father*Gerhard Kohls
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationElizabeth Kohls was also known as Lizzie.
Married Name26 February 1884As of 26 February 1884,her married name was Sudbeck.
  • Elizabeth Kohls was born in January 1862 at Nebraska.
  • She was the daughter of Gerhard Kohls.
  • Elizabeth Kohls married Joseph Sudbeck, son of Herman Sudbeck, on 26 February 1884.
  • Elizabeth Kohls died after 1920.
Census DateLocation
1900Precinct 5, Cedar, NebraskaElizabeth Kohls was listed as wife in Joseph Sudbeck's household on the 1900 Census at Precinct 5, Cedar, Nebraska.1
     Elizabeth Kohls had 8 with 5 living in 1900 children.

Children of Elizabeth Kohls and Joseph Sudbeck

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.

Herman Sudbeck

M, b. December 1815, d. after 1900
  • Herman Sudbeck was born in December 1815 at Germany.
  • He died after 1900.
Census DateLocation
1900Precinct 5, Cedar, NebraskaHerman Sudbeck was listed as father in Joseph Sudbeck's household on the 1900 Census at Precinct 5, Cedar, Nebraska.1
     Herman Sudbeck immigrated in 1869.

Children of Herman Sudbeck

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.

William Sudbeck

M, b. 26 January 1890, d. 15 September 1942
Father*Joseph Sudbeck b. 11 Sep 1857, d. 30 Nov 1935
Mother*Elizabeth Kohls b. Jan 1862, d. a 1920
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationWilliam Sudbeck was also known as Willie.
Census DateLocation
1900Precinct 5, Cedar, NebraskaWilliam Sudbeck was listed as a son in Joseph Sudbeck's household on the 1900 Census at Precinct 5, Cedar, Nebraska.1

Child of William Sudbeck and Crescentia 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.

Josephina Sudbeck

F, b. March 1892
Father*Joseph Sudbeck b. 11 Sep 1857, d. 30 Nov 1935
Mother*Elizabeth Kohls b. Jan 1862, d. a 1920
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationJosephina Sudbeck was also known as Fena.
Census DateLocation
1900Precinct 5, Cedar, NebraskaJosephina Sudbeck was listed as a daughter in Joseph Sudbeck's household on the 1900 Census at Precinct 5, Cedar, Nebraska.1

Citations

  1. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1900; Census Place: Precinct 5, Cedar, Nebraska; Roll: T623_919; Page: 10B; Enumeration District: 34.