George J. Wiegel

M, b. 12 October 1906, d. 4 September 1990
Father*Joseph W. Wiegel b. c 1878, d. b 1967
Mother*Mary B. Schuhardt b. c 1885, d. 2 Dec 1966
  • George J. Wiegel was born on 12 October 1906 at Wisconsin.
  • He was the son of Joseph W. Wiegel and Mary B. Schuhardt.
  • George J. Wiegel died on 4 September 1990 at age 83.

Edna C. Wiegel

F, b. 18 November 1908, d. 7 November 1989
Father*Joseph W. Wiegel b. c 1878, d. b 1967
Mother*Mary B. Schuhardt b. c 1885, d. 2 Dec 1966
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Loeffelholz.

John A. Wiegel

M, b. 12 March 1911, d. 12 January 1987
Father*Joseph W. Wiegel b. c 1878, d. b 1967
Mother*Mary B. Schuhardt b. c 1885, d. 2 Dec 1966

Children of John A. Wiegel and Rose H. Busch

Joseph P. Wiegel

M, b. 7 April 1914, d. 8 December 1982
Father*Joseph W. Wiegel b. c 1878, d. b 1967
Mother*Mary B. Schuhardt b. c 1885, d. 2 Dec 1966

Charles Rudolph Alt

M, b. 13 February 1897, d. 13 April 1974
Father*John Alt Jr. b. 25 Sep 1852, d. 26 May 1942
Mother*Rose Mary Hentrich b. Nov 1869, d. 24 Feb 1960
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationCharles Rudolph Alt was also known as Charlie.
  • Charles Rudolph Alt was born on 13 February 1897 at Grant, Wisconsin.
  • He was the son of John Alt Jr. and Rose Mary Hentrich.
  • Charles Rudolph Alt married Rose M. Vondra on 28 November 1922 at Cuba City, Grant, Wisconsin.
  • Charles Rudolph Alt died on 13 April 1974 at Wisconsin at age 77.
     In November 1972 50th wedding anniversary of Charles and Rose (Vondra) Alt.
Dubuque Telegraph Herald November 19, 1972 - 50th wedding anniversary of Charles and Rose (Vondra) Alt

Children of Charles Rudolph Alt and Rose M. Vondra

Rose M. Vondra

F, b. 18 April 1904, d. 30 April 1995
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationRose M. Vondra was also known as Rosie M.
Married Name28 November 1922As of 28 November 1922,her married name was Alt.
     In November 1972 50th wedding anniversary of Charles and Rose (Vondra) Alt.
Dubuque Telegraph Herald November 19, 1972 - 50th wedding anniversary of Charles and Rose (Vondra) Alt

Children of Rose M. Vondra and Charles Rudolph Alt

Gerald Francis Alt

M, b. 28 April 1930, d. 27 June 2011
Father*Charles Rudolph Alt b. 13 Feb 1897, d. 13 Apr 1974
Mother*Rose M. Vondra b. 18 Apr 1904, d. 30 Apr 1995
  • Gerald Francis Alt was born on 28 April 1930 at Grant, Wisconsin.
  • He was the son of Charles Rudolph Alt and Rose M. Vondra.
  • Gerald Francis Alt died on 27 June 2011 at age 81 Gerald F. Alt, age 81, of Platteville, formerly of Belmont, died on Monday, June 27, 2011, at Mercy Hospital, Dubuque. Gerald was born on April 28, 1930, in Grant County, the son of Charles and Rose (Vondra) Alt. He was united in marriage to Joyce Reed on Aug. 26, 1950, at St. Mary's Catholic Church, Platteville. Gerald was a police officer for Belmont and also a deputy for Lafayette County. Gerald was a mechanic for many years for Belmont Equipment, until his retirement. After his retirement he was a currier for Clare Bank. He enjoyed woodworking, especially making things for his grandchildren. He was a member of St. Philomena Catholic Church, Belmont. Gerald is survived by his wife of 60 years, Joyce of Platteville; four children, Terry Anne (Brian) Stannard of Madison, Pam (Doug A.) Nodolf of Belmont, Allen (Sonja) Alt of Monroe, and Susan (Doug O.) Nodolf of Platteville; 10 grandchildren, Nicole and Allison Stannard, Christa (Pete) Weghorn, Jaime (Tim Carey) Nodolf, JD (Niki) Nodolf, Danielle (Rusty) Lynch, Elise Alt, Jenny, Michael and Lisa Marie Nodolf; five great-grandchildren, Jade and Madison Nodolf, Makayla McVay, Brendan and Brock Lynch; three sisters, Rosella Farrey, Margaret (Frank) Tuetschman and Melita Oats; and three brothers, Merlin (Louise) Alt, Edwin (Anne) Alt and LeRoy (Modesta) Alt. He was preceded in death by his parents; infant son, Douglas Michael in 1952; great-granddaughters, Faith Lynch and Samantha Nodolf-Carey; and three sisters, Marion Redfearn, Hildegard Wiegel and Arlene Hirsch. Funeral services will be 10:30 a.m. Saturday, July 2, 2011, at ST. PHILOMENA CATHOLIC CHURCH, Belmont. The Rev. Monte Robinson will officiate. Burial will be at the Belmont Cemetery. Friends may call from 4 p.m. - 8 p.m. Friday, July 1, 2011, at the MELBY-BENDORF FUNERAL HOME and CREMATORY, Platteville, where there will be a Scripture wake service at 3:45 p.m. Friends may also call from 9:30 a.m. until the time of the service on Saturday the church. Memorials may be made to the Gerald F. Alt Memorial Fund.

Child of Gerald Francis Alt

Rosella S. Alt

F, b. 26 March 1925, d. 22 September 2012
Father*Charles Rudolph Alt b. 13 Feb 1897, d. 13 Apr 1974
Mother*Rose M. Vondra b. 18 Apr 1904, d. 30 Apr 1995
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name5 December 1942As of 5 December 1942,her married name was Farrey.
  • Rosella S. Alt was born on 26 March 1925 at Wisconsin.
  • She was the daughter of Charles Rudolph Alt and Rose M. Vondra.
  • Rosella S. Alt married Thomas E. Farrey on 5 December 1942.
  • Rosella S. Alt died on 22 September 2012 at age 87 Rosella M. Farrey, 87, of Benton, Wisconsin, died Saturday, September 22, 2012, at Southwest Health Center Nursing Home in Cuba City. Services will be 1:00 p.m. Tuesday, September 25, 2012, at Casey Funeral Home in Cuba City with Pastor Rodney Johnson officiating. Burial will be in the Primitive Methodist Cemetery in Benton. Friends may call after 9:00 a.m. Tuesday at the funeral home.

    Rosella was born on March 26, 1925, in Cuba City, Wisconsin, the daughter of Charles and Rosa (Vondra) Alt. She married Thomas E. Farrey on December 5, 1942. He preceded her in death on August 13, 1988.

    Rosella enjoyed quilting, embroidery, gardening and her flowers.

    Survivors include two daughters, Rose Mary (Richard) Burkholder, of Platteville, and Luanne (Kenneth) Stodden, of Neillsville; two sons, Thomas R. "Butch" Farrey, of Madison, and Dennis G. Farrey, of Leadmine; two sisters, Melita Oates, of Belvidere, Illinois, and Margaret (Frank) Teuschmann, of Shullsburg; three brothers, Merlin (Louise) Alt, of Benton, Edwin (Anne) Alt and LeRoy (Modesta) Alt, both of Caladonia, Illinois; a sister-in-law, Joyce Alt, of Platteville; fifteen grandchildren; 28 great-grandchildren; and three great-great-grandchildren.

    She was also preceded in death by a daughter-in-law, Bette Jo Farrey; a brother, Gerald; and three sisters, Arlene, Marion and Hildegarde.

Thomas E. Farrey

M, d. 13 August 1988

(?) Oats

M

Merlin C. Alt

M, d. 6 October 2013
Father*Charles Rudolph Alt b. 13 Feb 1897, d. 13 Apr 1974
Mother*Rose M. Vondra b. 18 Apr 1904, d. 30 Apr 1995
  • Merlin C. Alt was the son of Charles Rudolph Alt and Rose M. Vondra.
  • Merlin C. Alt died on 6 October 2013 at Cuba City, Grant, Wisconsin, Merlin C. Alt, 79, of Benton, Wisconsin, died Sunday, October 6, 2013, at Epione Pavilion in Cuba City. Services will be 10:30 a.m. Friday, October 11, 2013, at St. Patrick's Church in Benton with Rev. David Flanagan officiating. Burial will be in St. Rose of Lima Cemetery in Cuba City. Friends may call from 3-8 p.m. Thursday at Casey Funeral Home in Cuba City where the parish wake service will be at 2:45 p.m. Friends may also call from 8:30-9:30 a.m. Friday at the funeral home before the service.

    Merlin was born on February 9, 1934, in Cuba City, Wisconsin, the son of Charles and Rose (Vondra) Alt. He married Louise Birkett on September 20, 1952, at St. Francis de Sales Church in Hazel Green. Merlin farmed for 17 years near Hazel Green and trucked for 31 years, hauling out of the mines in his early years and for Mowry Brothers for the last 20 years.

    Survivors include his wife, Louise; two sons, Glen (Joyce) of Barre, Massachusetts, and Francis (Donna), of Monroe, Wisconsin; a daughter-in-law, Pam Alt, of Benton; two sisters, Melita Oates, of Belvidere, Illinois, and Margaret (Frank) Teuschmann, of Shullsburg; two brothers, Edwin (Anne) Alt and LeRoy (Modesta) Alt, both of Caladonia, Illinois; ten grandchildren; and nine great-grandchildren and two on the way.

    He was preceded in death by his parents; a son, Ronald; a brother, Gerald; and four sisters, Arlene Hirsch, Marion Redfearn , Hildegarde Wiegel, and Rosella Farrey.

Child of Merlin C. Alt

Douglas Michael Alt

M, b. circa 1951, d. 1952
Father*Gerald Francis Alt b. 28 Apr 1930, d. 27 Jun 2011
  • Douglas Michael Alt was born circa 1951.
  • He was the son of Gerald Francis Alt.
  • Douglas Michael Alt died in 1952 at died in infancy.

Marian M. Alt

F, b. 19 November 1923, d. 10 March 1997
Father*Charles Rudolph Alt b. 13 Feb 1897, d. 13 Apr 1974
Mother*Rose M. Vondra b. 18 Apr 1904, d. 30 Apr 1995
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationMarian M. Alt was also known as Marion M.
Married NameHer married name was Redfern.
Married NameHer married name was Redfearn.

(?) Redfearn

M
Name TypeDateDescription
Name Variation(?) Redfearn was also known as (?) Redfern.

Arlene Alt

F, d. before June 2011
Father*Charles Rudolph Alt b. 13 Feb 1897, d. 13 Apr 1974
Mother*Rose M. Vondra b. 18 Apr 1904, d. 30 Apr 1995
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Hirsch.

(?) Hirsch

M

Catherine M. Alt

F, b. 27 May 1914, d. 13 November 2007
Father*John Alt Jr. b. 25 Sep 1852, d. 26 May 1942
Mother*Rose Mary Hentrich b. Nov 1869, d. 24 Feb 1960
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name6 February 1936As of 6 February 1936,her married name was Wiegel.
  • Catherine M. Alt was born on 27 May 1914 at Wisconsin.
  • She was the daughter of John Alt Jr. and Rose Mary Hentrich.
  • Catherine M. Alt married Joseph P. Wiegel, son of Joseph W. Wiegel and Mary B. Schuhardt, on 6 February 1936.
  • Catherine M. Alt died on 13 November 2007 at age 93 Catherine M. Wiegel, 93, of Mount Horeb, formerly of Darlington, died Tuesday, Nov. 13, 2007, at Ingleside Nursing Home, Mount Horeb. Services will be at 11 a.m. Friday at Holy Rosary Catholic Church, 104 E. Harriet St., Darlington, with the Rev. Randy Budnar officiating. Burial will be in St. Rose Catholic Cemetery, Cuba City. Friends may call from 10 to 10:45 a.m. Friday at the church. The Steil Camacho Funeral Home, Darlington, is in charge of arrangements. She was born on May 27, 1914, in Cuba City, daughter of John and Rose (Hentrich) Alt. She married Joseph P. Wiegel on Feb. 6, 1936, in Benton; he preceded her in death on Dec. 8, 1982. Catherine was a member of Holy Rosary Catholic Church in Darlington, and its Council of Catholic Women. Surviving are seven children, June Burns Gander, of Madison, Jeanette McArthur, of Brookfield, Joey (Donna) Wiegel and Thomas (Kay) Wiegel, both of Darlington, Merlin (Karen) Wiegel, of Sun Prairie, Dan Wiegel, of Eagle, and Patrick Wiegel, of Platteville; 26 grandchildren and 31 great-grandchildren; and many nieces, nephews, cousins and friends. She also was preceded in death by her parents; a son-in-law, John McArthur; and 18 brothers and sisters.

John Alt Jr.

M, b. 25 September 1852, d. 26 May 1942
Father*Johannes Alt b. 19 Jun 1809, d. 4 Dec 1899
Mother*Magdalena Conrad b. 7 May 1826, d. 10 Feb 1902
  • John Alt Jr. was born on 25 September 1852 at Freeport, Illinois.
  • He was the son of Johannes Alt and Magdalena Conrad.
  • John Alt Jr. married Mary Ann Montag, daughter of Henry Montag and Martha Elizabeth Fiener, on 22 February 1876 at first marriage for him.
  • John Alt Jr. married Rose Mary Hentrich, daughter of Joseph Hentrich and Margaret Stanover, on 27 October 1891 at second marriage for him; first for her also reported as 27 Oct 1911.
  • John Alt Jr. died on 26 May 1942 at Cuba City, Grant, Wisconsin, at age 89 John Alt Jr obituary.
    Dubuque Telegraph Herald May 26, 1942 - John Alt Jr obituary
  • He was buried after 26 May 1942 at Saint Rose of Lima Cemetery, Cuba City, Grant, Wisconsin.

Children of John Alt Jr. and Mary Ann Montag

Children of John Alt Jr. and Rose Mary Hentrich

Rose Mary Hentrich

F, b. November 1869, d. 24 February 1960
Father*Joseph Hentrich b. 22 Nov 1834, d. 27 Oct 1916
Mother*Margaret Stanover b. Sep 1851, d. 1937
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationRose Mary Hentrich was also known as Rosa.
Name VariationRose Mary Hentrich was also known as Rosy.
Name VariationRose Mary Hentrich was also known as Rosie.
Married Name27 October 1891As of 27 October 1891,her married name was Alt.
  • Rose Mary Hentrich was born in November 1869 at Dickeyville, Grant, Wisconsin.
  • She was the daughter of Joseph Hentrich and Margaret Stanover.
  • Rose Mary Hentrich married John Alt Jr., son of Johannes Alt and Magdalena Conrad, on 27 October 1891 at second marriage for him; first for her also reported as 27 Oct 1911.
  • Rose Mary Hentrich died on 24 February 1960 at Cuba City, Grant, Wisconsin, at age 90 Rose Mary (Hentrich) Alt, 90, obituary.
    Dubuque Telegraph Herald February 25, 1960 - Rose Mary (Hentrich) Alt, 90, obituary
  • She was buried after 24 February 1960 at Saint Rose of Lima Cemetery, Cuba City, Grant, Wisconsin.
Census DateLocation
1880Paris, Grant, WisconsinRose Mary Hentrich was listed as a daughter in Joseph Hentrich's household on the 1880 Census at Paris, Grant, Wisconsin.1
     Rose Mary Hentrich had 8 with 8 living in 1910 children.

Children of Rose Mary Hentrich and John Alt Jr.

Citations

  1. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1880; Census Place: Paris, Grant, Wisconsin; Roll: 1427; Family History Film: 1255427; Page: 281D; Enumeration District: 120; .

Clarence Mike Alt

M, b. 21 June 1899, d. 23 December 1989
Father*John Alt Jr. b. 25 Sep 1852, d. 26 May 1942
Mother*Rose Mary Hentrich b. Nov 1869, d. 24 Feb 1960
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationClarence Mike Alt was also known as Clarence Michael.
     On 12 September 1918 at World War I Draft Registration, Grant, Wisconsin.

George V. Alt

M, b. 1901, d. 1996
Father*John Alt Jr. b. 25 Sep 1852, d. 26 May 1942
Mother*Rose Mary Hentrich b. Nov 1869, d. 24 Feb 1960

Edward George Alt

M, b. 1904, d. 1988
Father*John Alt Jr. b. 25 Sep 1852, d. 26 May 1942
Mother*Rose Mary Hentrich b. Nov 1869, d. 24 Feb 1960

Arthur J. Alt

M, b. 1905, d. 1985
Father*John Alt Jr. b. 25 Sep 1852, d. 26 May 1942
Mother*Rose Mary Hentrich b. Nov 1869, d. 24 Feb 1960

Dominic Francis Alt

M, b. 24 January 1908, d. 10 December 1996
Father*John Alt Jr. b. 25 Sep 1852, d. 26 May 1942
Mother*Rose Mary Hentrich b. Nov 1869, d. 24 Feb 1960

Frank Alt

M, b. 1910, d. 1990
Father*John Alt Jr. b. 25 Sep 1852, d. 26 May 1942
Mother*Rose Mary Hentrich b. Nov 1869, d. 24 Feb 1960

Florence Alt

F, b. 1912, d. 1987
Father*John Alt Jr. b. 25 Sep 1852, d. 26 May 1942
Mother*Rose Mary Hentrich b. Nov 1869, d. 24 Feb 1960
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Busch.

William Alt

M, b. 1916, d. 2003
Father*John Alt Jr. b. 25 Sep 1852, d. 26 May 1942
Mother*Rose Mary Hentrich b. Nov 1869, d. 24 Feb 1960
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationWilliam Alt was also known as Will.

Justina Alt

F, b. 26 December 1894, d. after 1942
Father*John Alt Jr. b. 25 Sep 1852, d. 26 May 1942
Mother*Rose Mary Hentrich b. Nov 1869, d. 24 Feb 1960
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationJustina Alt was also known as Sister Mary Hildegarde.
Name VariationJustina Alt was also known as Christine.
  • Justina Alt was born on 26 December 1894 at Paris, Grant, Wisconsin.
  • She was the daughter of John Alt Jr. and Rose Mary Hentrich.
  • Justina Alt died after 1942.

Joseph Alt

M, b. 19 December 1892, d. 28 February 1951
Father*John Alt Jr. b. 25 Sep 1852, d. 26 May 1942
Mother*Rose Mary Hentrich b. Nov 1869, d. 24 Feb 1960
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationJoseph Alt was also known as Joe.
  • Joseph Alt was born on 19 December 1892 at Wisconsin.
  • He was the son of John Alt Jr. and Rose Mary Hentrich.
  • Joseph Alt died on 28 February 1951 at Wisconsin at age 58.

Elizabeth Alt

F, b. 24 March 1888, d. 19 July 1974
Father*John Alt Jr. b. 25 Sep 1852, d. 26 May 1942
Mother*Mary Ann Montag b. 15 Feb 1856, d. 22 Apr 1890
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationElizabeth Alt was also known as Lizzie.
Married Namebefore 1942As of before 1942,her married name was Fischer.
Married Nameafter 1960As of after 1960,her married name was Schroeder.
  • Elizabeth Alt was born on 24 March 1888 at Wisconsin.
  • She was the daughter of John Alt Jr. and Mary Ann Montag.
  • Elizabeth Alt married John Fischer before 1942.
  • Elizabeth Alt married (?) Schroeder after 1960.
  • Elizabeth Alt died on 19 July 1974 at Ramsey, Minnesota, at age 86.