Kathleen Byrnes

F, b. 5 February 1921, d. 6 April 2003
Father*Patrick Byrnes b. c 1886
Mother*Mary Clippert b. c 1893
Kathleen Byrnes 1939 senior portrait Reedsburg High School, Reedsburg, Sauk, WI
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationKathleen Byrnes was also known as Katherine.
Married Name22 November 1939As of 22 November 1939,her married name was Meister.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth5 February 1921Kathleen Byrnes was born on 5 February 1921 at Reedsburg, Sauk, Wisconsin.
She was the daughter of Patrick Byrnes and Mary Clippert.
Marriage22 November 1939Kathleen Byrnes married Peter Meister on 22 November 1939 at Reedsburg, Sauk, Wisconsin.
Death6 April 2003Kathleen Byrnes died on 6 April 2003 at age 82 BELOIT - Kathleen M. "Mickey" Meister, age 82, of Beloit, passed away Sunday, April 6, 2003, in Alden Meadow Park Health Care Center, Clinton, Wis. She was born Feb. 5, 1921, in Reedsburg, Wis., the daughter of Patrick and Mary Clippert Byrnes.

Mickey married Peter Meister Nov. 22, 1939, in Reedsburg. He predeceased her March 30, 1989. Mickey was employed by Warner Electric Brake as an assembler. She was a member of St. Jude Catholic Church, the Marian Guild, the Rock County Shamrock Club, the Beloit Eagles Lodge No. 557 and the Beloit Moose Lodge No. 191.

Survivors include her three daughters, Barbara (Gerald) Twentyman of San Francisco, Calif., Bonnie (Gary) Paul of Green Bay, and Pat (Michael) Strain of Beloit; two sons, John "Jack" (Joann) Meister, of Rockford, Ill., and James (Patrick McCreagh) Meister of San Francisco, Calif; 10 grandchildren; 15 great-grandchildren; four sisters, Bernice (Norbert) Fike of Beloit, Maureen (John) Chekouras of Beloit, Pat (Russ) Hale of Reedsburg, and Mary (Bob) Peiffer of Tomahawk; three brothers, Bernard (Virginia) Byrnes of Waunakee, Don (Joyce) Byrnes of Reedsburg, and Pat (Sandy) Byrnes of Milwaukee; sister-in-law, Helen (Ray) Byrnes of South Beloit, Ill; nieces and nephews; and special friends, Evie and Ken George.

She was predeceased by her parents; a grandson, Tony Meister; and three brothers, Raymond, Larry, and Jim.

Prayer services will be 9:45 a.m. Friday, April 11, 2003, at DALEY-MURPHY-WISCH AND ASSOCIATES FUNERAL HOME, 2355 Cranston Road, Beloit, followed by a Mass of Christian Burial at 10:30 a.m. at ST. JUDE CATHOLIC CHURCH, with Father Steve Kortendick officiating. Burial will be in Mount Thabor Cemetery.
Census DateLocationDescription
1930Winfield, Sauk, WisconsinKathleen Byrnes was listed as a daughter in Patrick Byrnes's household on the 1930 Census at Winfield, Sauk, Wisconsin.1
  • Kathleen Byrnes graduated in 1939 at Reedsburg High School, Reedsburg, Sauk, Wisconsin.

Citations

  1. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1930; Census Place: Winfield, Sauk, Wisconsin; Roll: 2609; Page: 5B; Enumeration District: 40; Image: 544.0.

Bernice Morceline Byrnes

F, b. 18 February 1918, d. 12 June 2008
Father*Patrick Byrnes b. c 1886
Mother*Mary Clippert b. c 1893
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name20 November 1941As of 20 November 1941,her married name was Fike.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth18 February 1918Bernice Morceline Byrnes was born on 18 February 1918 at Wisconsin.
She was the daughter of Patrick Byrnes and Mary Clippert.
Marriage20 November 1941Bernice Morceline Byrnes married Norbert Austin Fike, son of Henry L. Fike and Aurelia E. (?), on 20 November 1941.
Death12 June 2008Bernice Morceline Byrnes died on 12 June 2008 at age 90 Bernice M. Fike, 90, Beloit, died Thursday at Beloit Memorial Hospital. Arrangements are pending at Schoenfeld-Mark Funeral Home, Beloit.
Census DateLocationDescription
1920Winfield, Sauk, WisconsinBernice Morceline Byrnes was listed as a daughter in Patrick Byrnes's household on the 1920 Census at Winfield, Sauk, Wisconsin.1
1930Winfield, Sauk, WisconsinBernice Morceline Byrnes was listed as a daughter in Patrick Byrnes's household on the 1930 Census at Winfield, Sauk, Wisconsin.2

Citations

  1. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1920;Census Place: Winfield, Sauk, Wisconsin; Roll: T625_2015; Page: 9B; Enumeration District: 181; Image: 525.
  2. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1930; Census Place: Winfield, Sauk, Wisconsin; Roll: 2609; Page: 5B; Enumeration District: 40; Image: 544.0.

Patrick Byrnes

M, b. circa 1841, d. after 1920
Life EventDateDescription
MarriagePatrick Byrnes married unknown (?).
Birthcirca 1841Patrick Byrnes was born circa 1841 at New York.
Deathafter 1920He died after 1920.
Census DateLocationDescription
1920Winfield, Sauk, WisconsinPatrick Byrnes was listed as father in Patrick Byrnes's household on the 1920 Census at Winfield, Sauk, Wisconsin.1

Children of Patrick Byrnes and unknown (?)

Citations

  1. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1920;Census Place: Winfield, Sauk, Wisconsin; Roll: T625_2015; Page: 9B; Enumeration District: 181; Image: 525.

unknown (?)

F, d. before 1920
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Byrnes.
Life EventDateDescription
MarriageUnknown (?) married Patrick Byrnes.
Deathbefore 1920Unknown (?) died before 1920.

Children of unknown (?) and Patrick Byrnes

Frank Byrnes

M, b. circa 1890
Father*Patrick Byrnes b. c 1841, d. a 1920
Mother*unknown (?) d. b 1920
Life EventDateDescription
Birthcirca 1890Frank Byrnes was born circa 1890 at Wisconsin.
He was the son of Patrick Byrnes and unknown (?).
Census DateLocationDescription
1920Winfield, Sauk, WisconsinFrank Byrnes was listed as a brother in Patrick Byrnes's household on the 1920 Census at Winfield, Sauk, Wisconsin.1
1930Winfield, Sauk, WisconsinFrank Byrnes was listed as a brother in Patrick Byrnes's household on the 1930 Census at Winfield, Sauk, Wisconsin.2

Citations

  1. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1920;Census Place: Winfield, Sauk, Wisconsin; Roll: T625_2015; Page: 9B; Enumeration District: 181; Image: 525.
  2. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1930; Census Place: Winfield, Sauk, Wisconsin; Roll: 2609; Page: 5B; Enumeration District: 40; Image: 544.0.

Joyce Schara

F, b. 2 May 1929, d. 20 May 2008
Joyce (Schara) Byrnes 2008
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name7 September 1946As of 7 September 1946,her married name was Byrnes.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth2 May 1929Joyce Schara was born on 2 May 1929 at Honey Creek, Sauk, Wisconsin.
Marriage7 September 1946She married Donald E. Byrnes, son of Patrick Byrnes and Mary Clippert, on 7 September 1946 at Baraboo, Sauk, Wisconsin.
Death20 May 2008Joyce Schara died on 20 May 2008 at Reedsburg, Sauk, Wisconsin, at age 79 Joyce (Schara) Byrnes obituary.
Madison Wisconsin State Journal May 22, 2008 - Joyce (Schara) Byrnes obituary

Norbert Austin Fike

M, b. 13 April 1920, d. 19 November 2018
Father*Henry L. Fike b. c 1883
Mother*Aurelia E. (?) b. c 1882
Norbert Fike 1938 senior portrait Reedsburg High School, Reedsburg, Sauk, WI
Life EventDateDescription
Birth13 April 1920Norbert Austin Fike was born on 13 April 1920 at Wisconsin.
He was the son of Henry L. Fike and Aurelia E. (?).
Marriage20 November 1941Norbert Austin Fike married Bernice Morceline Byrnes, daughter of Patrick Byrnes and Mary Clippert, on 20 November 1941.
Death19 November 2018Norbert Austin Fike died on 19 November 2018 at Wisconsin at age 98 Norbert A. Fike age 98 of Beloit died Monday November 19, 2018 in his home. He was born April 13, 1920 to the late Henry and Amelia (Mitchell) Fike in LaValle, WI, he was the youngest of five children. Norbert graduated from Reedsburg High School in 1938. On November 20, 1941 he married his high school sweetheart, Bernice Byrnes in Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Reedsburg, WI. On April 13, 1942 he enlisted in the Air Force and was assigned with the 120 Airborne Squadron in England as a flight engineer. After eleven bombing missions his plane was shot down over Switzerland where he was interned until hostilities ceased. He was released from the service on April 28th, 1944. While in Switzerland he became interested in fixing watches and clocks. After returning home he joined an apprenticeship program in watch repair and continued in the trade all his life. Before moving to Beloit in 1962, Norbert and Bernice owned and operated jewelry stores in Colby and Adams, WI. He was employed at Dubes Jewelry store in Janesville for 45 years. Norbert enjoyed spending time with family and friends. He and his wife enjoyed entertaining at home where Norbert was famous for his old fashioned cocktails. They also enjoyed traveling. He is survived by his daughters, Sharon (Mark) Weinand of Eagle River, WI, Jean Fike of Beloit, WI, sons Gary Fike of Warrens, WI, and Greg Fike of Beloit, WI: four grandchildren and nine great grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his wife, his parents, a daughter Judy, sister Carol Selmons and brother-in-law Harold, brothers Gerald and Norman, sisters-in-law, Angel (Gerald) Fike and Mary (Norman) Fike. Norbert's Mass of Christian Burial will be 12 Noon on Tuesday November 27, 2018 at OUR LADY of the ASSUMPTION CATHOLIC CHURCH, 2222 Shopiere Road, Beloit with Fr. Michael Resop officiating. Friends will be received on Tuesday in the Church from 10:00 a.m. until the time of service. Entombment will be private.
  • Norbert Austin Fike graduated in 1938 at Reedsburg High School, Reedsburg, Sauk, Wisconsin.

Henry L. Fike

M, b. circa 1883
Life EventDateDescription
Birthcirca 1883Henry L. Fike was born circa 1883 at Wisconsin.
Marriagecirca 1910He married Aurelia E. (?) circa 1910.

Children of Henry L. Fike and Aurelia E. (?)

Aurelia E. (?)

F, b. circa 1882
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Namecirca 1910As of circa 1910,her married name was Fike.
Life EventDateDescription
Birthcirca 1882Aurelia E. (?) was born circa 1882 at Minnesota.
Marriagecirca 1910She married Henry L. Fike circa 1910.

Children of Aurelia E. (?) and Henry L. Fike

Norman E. Fike

M, b. 22 October 1918, d. 2 April 2008
Father*Henry L. Fike b. c 1883
Mother*Aurelia E. (?) b. c 1882
Life EventDateDescription
Birth22 October 1918Norman E. Fike was born on 22 October 1918 at Wisconsin.
He was the son of Henry L. Fike and Aurelia E. (?).
Marriage1 July 1941Norman E. Fike married Mary Catherine Walsh on 1 July 1941.
Death2 April 2008Norman E. Fike died on 2 April 2008 at age 89 Norman E. Fike, 89 of Fox Lake, Ill., formerly of Baraboo, died Wednesday, April 2, 2008, at home. He was born on Oct. 22, 1918, in Lime Ridge and was united in marriage to Mary Catherine Walsh on July 1, 1941, at Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Reedsburg. After the ceremony they ate, danced, went home to milk the cows and returned to their wedding dance. Mr. Fike was a member of the Carpenters Union Local 1307 of Evanston and had helped to build the Fox Lake Community Center, and did much of the scroll work for the Second Federal Bank in Fox Lake. Following his retirement as a carpenter he was employed as custodian for St. Bede Church and School in Ingleside, where he was a church member, and a Knight of Columbus St. Bede Pius X Council. In addition to running his saw filing business for many years he enjoyed woodworking, fishing and helping his family and friends. He will be greatly missed by his children, Rita Ness of Round Lake Beach, Ill., Robert (Charlotte) Fike of Addison, Ill., Ellen (Cary) Knascik of McHenry, Ill; grandchildren, Michelle Jordan of Round Lake Beach, Ill., Nicole Ness of Round Lake Beach, Ill., Scott (Karen) Fike of Round Lake, Ill., Thomas Fike of McHenry, Ill., Jennifer Knapcik of Fox Lake, Ill., Mark Knapcik of McHenry, Ill; great grandchildren, Brittany and Kelsey Jordan of Round Lake, Ill., Gary and Katelyn Fike of Wonder Lake, Ill., David Horton of Round Lake, Ill; brother, Norbert Fike of Beloit. He was preceded in death by his parents; his wife, Mary; his sister, Carol Seamans; and his son-in-law Harold Ness. Visitation will be from 5 to 9 p.m. on Monday, April 7, 2008, at the K.K. Hamsher Funeral Home, 12 N. Pistakee Lk. Rd., Fox Lake, Ill. A Tuesday 10 a.m. funeral mass will be celebrated at St. Bede Catholic Church, 36455 N. Wilson Rd., Ingleside, Ill. Burial will follow at St. Mary's Cemetery, Fremont Center.

Mary Catherine Walsh

F, b. 2 May 1920, d. 11 January 1998
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name1 July 1941As of 1 July 1941,her married name was Fike.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth2 May 1920Mary Catherine Walsh was born on 2 May 1920.
Marriage1 July 1941She married Norman E. Fike, son of Henry L. Fike and Aurelia E. (?), on 1 July 1941.
Death11 January 1998Mary Catherine Walsh died on 11 January 1998 at age 77.

Harold Ness

M, d. before April 2008
Life EventDateDescription
Deathbefore April 2008Harold Ness died before April 2008.

Carol E. Fike

F, b. circa 1914, d. before April 2008
Father*Henry L. Fike b. c 1883
Mother*Aurelia E. (?) b. c 1882
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Seamans.
Life EventDateDescription
Birthcirca 1914Carol E. Fike was born circa 1914 at Wisconsin.
She was the daughter of Henry L. Fike and Aurelia E. (?).
Deathbefore April 2008Carol E. Fike died before April 2008.

Gerald M. Fike

M, b. circa 1912
Father*Henry L. Fike b. c 1883
Mother*Aurelia E. (?) b. c 1882
Life EventDateDescription
Birthcirca 1912Gerald M. Fike was born circa 1912 at Wisconsin.
He was the son of Henry L. Fike and Aurelia E. (?).

George Chekouras

M
Life EventDateDescription
MarriageGeorge Chekouras married Sophie Pierson.

Child of George Chekouras and Sophie Pierson

Sophie Pierson

F
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Chekouras.
Life EventDateDescription
MarriageSophie Pierson married George Chekouras.

Child of Sophie Pierson and George Chekouras

Josephine G. Schara

F, b. 1 December 1915, d. 8 November 2001
Father*William Schara b. c 1892
Mother*Edith Lyons b. c 1899
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name26 April 1933As of 26 April 1933,her married name was Kopf.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth1 December 1915Josephine G. Schara was born on 1 December 1915 at Wisconsin.
She was the daughter of William Schara and Edith Lyons.
Marriage26 April 1933Josephine G. Schara married Raymond Kopf on 26 April 1933.
Death8 November 2001Josephine G. Schara died on 8 November 2001 at age 85 Josephine G. Kopf, age 85 of Baraboo, passed away on Thursday, November 8, 2001, at St. Clare Hospital. Josephine, the daughter of William and Nora (Lyons) Schara, was born on December 1, 1915 in North Freedom. She was united in marriage to Raymond Kopf on April 26, 1933 in Leland. Josephine was a Member of St. John's Lutheran Church in Baraboo. She enjoyed baking wedding cakes, and was a Food Leader with the 4-H and a member of the Homemakers Club. She is survived her husband, Raymond Kopf of Baraboo; 4 children, Everett (Elaine) Kopf of Baraboo, LaVon (Ray) Astle of Reedsburg, Duane (Virginia) Kopf of Baraboo and Francis (Billi) Kopf of Oregon; 12 grandchildren; 17 great-grandchildren, and 3 great-great-grandchildren; 1 sister, Adeline Hinz of Rock Springs; 5 brothers, Melvin (Grace) Schara of Middleton, Lawrence (June) Schara of Reedsburg, Lloyd (Mary Ann) Schara of Texas, Virgil (Nadine) Schara of Texas, Bill (Judy) Schara of Madison; 1 brother-in-law, Otto Mueller of Baraboo; 2 sisters-in-law, Adeline Lange of North Freedom and Esther Gavin of Reedsburg; other relatives and friends. Josephine was preceded in death by her parents; a sister, Leona Mueller; a brother, Dean Schara; a sister-in-law, Wilma Schara; and a brother-in-law, Garvin Hinz. Funeral services will be held at 11:00 A.M. on Monday, November 12, 2001, at St. John's Lutheran Church in Baraboo with Pastor Myron Schwanke officiating. Interment will take place in the Walnut Hill Cemetery. Friends may call on Sunday, November 11, from 2:00 until 6:00 P.M. at the Redlin Funeral Home in Baraboo; and on Monday, from 10:00 A.M. until the time of services at the church.

Child of Josephine G. Schara and Raymond Kopf

Leona Schara

F, b. circa 1918, d. 14 January 1999
Father*William Schara b. c 1892
Mother*Edith Lyons b. c 1899
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name14 February 1935As of 14 February 1935,her married name was Mueller.
Life EventDateDescription
Birthcirca 1918Leona Schara was born circa 1918 at Wisconsin.
She was the daughter of William Schara and Edith Lyons.
Marriage14 February 1935Leona Schara married Otto H. Mueller on 14 February 1935.
Death14 January 1999Leona Schara died on 14 January 1999.

Adeline Maurine Schara

F, b. 26 May 1920, d. 4 May 2016
Father*William Schara b. c 1892
Mother*Edith Lyons b. c 1899
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name14 February 1939As of 14 February 1939,her married name was Hinz.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth26 May 1920Adeline Maurine Schara was born on 26 May 1920 at Wisconsin.
She was the daughter of William Schara and Edith Lyons.
Marriage14 February 1939Adeline Maurine Schara married Garvin P. Hinz, son of August Henry Hinz and Gertrude Mathilda Brillott, on 14 February 1939.
Death4 May 2016Adeline Maurine Schara died on 4 May 2016 at age 95 Adeline Maurine Hinz, 95, of Reedsburg, passed away on Wednesday, May 4, 2016, at Reedsburg Area Senior Life Center.

She was born on May 26, 1920, to William and Edith (Lyon) Schara. She was united in marriage to Garvin P. Hinz on Feb. 14, 1939, at St. Joseph Catholic Church, in Baraboo. They farmed until they retired and moved to Rock Springs. In 2006 she went to live with her daughter Carol in Reedsburg and for the last two years she resided at the Reedsburg Area Senior Life Center.



She is survived by her three daughters, Carol (Richard) Costerisan, Ardith (Tim) Curtin, Audrey (Doug) Hill; six grandchildren; 18 great-grandchildren; and 14 great-great-grandchildren. She is further survived by two brothers, Lloyd (MaryAnn) Schara and William Jr. (Judy) Schara; two sisters-in-law, June and Grace Schara; as well as many nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Garvin; grandson, Michael Costerisan; sisters, Josephine Kopf and Leona Mueller; and brothers, Lawrence, Melvin, Virgil, and Dean Schara.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 10 a.m. on Saturday, May 7, 2016, at the St. Joseph Catholic Church in Baraboo with Father Jay Poster officiating. Visitation will be held from 9 a.m. until the time of service at the church. Burial will follow the service at the St. Joseph Catholic Cemetery. In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to the family to be donated in Adeline’s name.



The family would like to extend a special thank you to all the staff at the Reedsburg Area Senior Life Center for the special care they showed Adeline during her stay.

The Redlin Funeral Home is assisting the family.

Melvin W. Schara

M, b. 7 June 1924, d. 20 December 2002
Father*William Schara b. c 1892
Mother*Edith Lyons b. c 1899
Life EventDateDescription
Birth7 June 1924Melvin W. Schara was born on 7 June 1924 at Wisconsin.
He was the son of William Schara and Edith Lyons.
Death20 December 2002Melvin W. Schara died on 20 December 2002 at age 78.

Raymond Kopf

M
Life EventDateDescription
Marriage26 April 1933Raymond Kopf married Josephine G. Schara, daughter of William Schara and Edith Lyons, on 26 April 1933.

Child of Raymond Kopf and Josephine G. Schara

Otto H. Mueller

M, b. circa 1910, d. 4 December 2003
Life EventDateDescription
Birthcirca 1910Otto H. Mueller was born circa 1910.
Marriage14 February 1935He married Leona Schara, daughter of William Schara and Edith Lyons, on 14 February 1935.
Death4 December 2003Otto H. Mueller died on 4 December 2003 Otto H. Mueller, age 93 of Baraboo, passed away on Thursday evening, December 4, 2003 at his residence. Otto, the son of Herman and Mary Mueller, was born in the Town of Sumpter in Sauk County. He was united in marriage to Leona Schara at St. John's Evangelical Church in Leland, by pastor John G. Pfohl on February 14, 1935. She preceded him in death on January 14, 1999. Otto farmed in the townships of Sumpter, Merrimac, and Baraboo. He was a member of St. Paul's Lutheran Church in Baraboo. Survivors include three sons, Wayne (Donna) Mueller of Baraboo, Allan (Mary) Mueller of Baraboo, and James (Yolanda) Mueller of Texarkana, Ark; four daughters, Beldona (Warren) White of Baraboo, Elaine Larsen of Elkhorn, Janice (Wayne) Steinhorst of Oregon, and Betty Crum of Wisconsin Dells; 24 grandchildren and 41 great-grandchildren; three sisters, Emma Wolkow of Reedsburg, Celia Hewitt of Columbus, and Helen Englehart of Madison; nieces; nephews; other relatives and friends. In addition to his wife, Leona, Otto was preceded in death by his parents; his granddaughter, Debra Ann Larsen; infant twin grandsons, Howard and Robert Larsen; and a son-in-law, Tom Larsen. Funeral services will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Tuesday, December 9, 2003 at St. Paul's Lutheran Church in Baraboo with Pastors Deb and Steve Ohrtman officiating. Interment will take place in the Walnut Hill Cemetery. Friends may call on Tuesday, from 9:30 a.m. until the time of services, at the church. Memorials may be made to St. Paul's Lutheran Church or the American Cancer Society. The Redlin Funeral Home is assisting the family.

Garvin P. Hinz

M, b. 7 October 1914, d. 31 August 1991
Father*August Henry Hinz b. 1887, d. 1962
Mother*Gertrude Mathilda Brillott b. 1892, d. 1962
Life EventDateDescription
Birth7 October 1914Garvin P. Hinz was born on 7 October 1914 at Wisconsin.
He was the son of August Henry Hinz and Gertrude Mathilda Brillott.
Marriage14 February 1939Garvin P. Hinz married Adeline Maurine Schara, daughter of William Schara and Edith Lyons, on 14 February 1939.
Death31 August 1991Garvin P. Hinz died on 31 August 1991 at age 76 Mr. Garvin P. Hinz, age 76 of Rock Springs, passed away Saturday, August 31, 1991 at his home following a courageous battle with cancer. Mr. Hinz, the son of August and Gertrude (B rilliott) Hinz was born in the Town of Freedom on October 7, 1914. He was married to the former Adeline Schara on February 14, 1939 at St. Josephs Catholic Church in Baraboo. He and his wife farmed in the Town of Freedom for 37 years up until his retirement in 1976 when they moved to Rock Springs. He was a member of St. Josephs Catholic Church. Survivors include his wife, Adeline, Rock Springs; three daughters, Carol (Dick) Costerisan, Reedsburg, Ardith (Tim) Curtin, Reedsburg and Audrey (Bill) Oetzman, Loganville; five grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren; two brothers, Clifford (Gracie) Hinz, Baraboo and August (Shirley) Hinz, Windsor; many nieces and nephews and other relatives and friends. He was preceded in death by his parents, one sister, LaVerne and one grandson, Michael Costerisan. Mass of Christian burial was held on Wednesday, September 4, 1991 at 10:30 a.m. at St. Josephs Catholic Church. Fr. Kent A. Schmitt and Fr. Lorin Bowens officiated. Friends called on Tuesday evening from 7 to 9 p.m. at the Redlin Funeral Home where there was a prayers servie held at 8:00 p.m. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the church.

Virgil Schara

M, d. before 2016
Father*William Schara b. c 1892
Mother*Edith Lyons b. c 1899
Life EventDateDescription
Virgil Schara was the son of William Schara and Edith Lyons.
Deathbefore 2016Virgil Schara died before 2016.

August Henry Hinz

M, b. 1887, d. 1962
Life EventDateDescription
MarriageAugust Henry Hinz married Gertrude Mathilda Brillott.
Birth1887August Henry Hinz was born in 1887.
Death1962He died in 1962.

Children of August Henry Hinz and Gertrude Mathilda Brillott

Gertrude Mathilda Brillott

F, b. 1892, d. 1962
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Hinz.
Name VariationGertrude Mathilda Brillott was also known as Brilliott.
Life EventDateDescription
MarriageGertrude Mathilda Brillott married August Henry Hinz.
Birth1892Gertrude Mathilda Brillott was born in 1892.
Death1962She died in 1962.

Children of Gertrude Mathilda Brillott and August Henry Hinz

Clifford Leo Hinz

M, b. 22 August 1922, d. 31 January 1998
Father*August Henry Hinz b. 1887, d. 1962
Mother*Gertrude Mathilda Brillott b. 1892, d. 1962
Life EventDateDescription
Birth22 August 1922Clifford Leo Hinz was born on 22 August 1922.
He was the son of August Henry Hinz and Gertrude Mathilda Brillott.
Marriage18 October 1947Clifford Leo Hinz married Ruth Ann Spohnholz on 18 October 1947.
Marriageafter 1952Clifford Leo Hinz married Grace Elizabeth Goodenough after 1952.
Death31 January 1998Clifford Leo Hinz died on 31 January 1998 at age 75.

Grace Elizabeth Goodenough

F, b. 14 July 1923, d. 6 February 2009
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationGrace Elizabeth Goodenough was also known as Gracie.
Married Nameafter 1952As of after 1952,her married name was Hinz.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth14 July 1923Grace Elizabeth Goodenough was born on 14 July 1923.
Marriageafter 1952She married Clifford Leo Hinz, son of August Henry Hinz and Gertrude Mathilda Brillott, after 1952.
Death6 February 2009Grace Elizabeth Goodenough died on 6 February 2009 at age 85.

LaVerne Louise Hinz

F, b. 22 October 1917, d. 12 January 1934
Father*August Henry Hinz b. 1887, d. 1962
Mother*Gertrude Mathilda Brillott b. 1892, d. 1962
Life EventDateDescription
Birth22 October 1917LaVerne Louise Hinz was born on 22 October 1917 at Wisconsin.
She was the daughter of August Henry Hinz and Gertrude Mathilda Brillott.
Death12 January 1934LaVerne Louise Hinz died on 12 January 1934 at age 16 She became seriously ill with a case of pneumonia in February of 1933 followed by serious complications. Laverne suffered for almost a full year. Despite vigilant and exhaustive care from family and physicians, she died peacefully on January 12, 1934, at the young age of sixteen.

Dean Schara

M, d. before 2016
Father*William Schara b. c 1892
Mother*Edith Lyons b. c 1899
Life EventDateDescription
Dean Schara was the son of William Schara and Edith Lyons.
Deathbefore 2016Dean Schara died before 2016.