Celine Loeffelholz

F, b. circa 1931, d. before June 2007
Father*Frank H. Loeffelholz b. 23 Jun 1898, d. 23 Feb 1975
Mother*Anna M. Wiegel b. c 1907, d. 26 May 1965
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Byrne.

Richard Byrne

M

Philomena Margaret Berning

F
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name20 May 1924As of 20 May 1924,her married name was Alt.

Herman John Klaas

M, b. 18 April 1874, d. 25 March 1958
Father*Johann Herman Klaas b. 4 Jan 1826, d. 25 Feb 1894
Mother*Susanna Adelheid Wibben b. 17 Apr 1838, d. 27 Dec 1912
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationHerman John Klaas was also known as Klass.
Census DateLocation
1920Jamestown, Grant, WisconsinHerman John Klaas was listed as the head of a family on the 1920 Census at Jamestown, Grant, Wisconsin.1

Children of Herman John Klaas and Mary Magdalena Alt

Citations

  1. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1920;Census Place: Jamestown, Grant, Wisconsin; Roll: T625_1988; Page: 10B; Enumeration District: 106; Image: 41.

(?) Schroeder

M

Leona I. Ripperda

F, b. 5 April 1910, d. 26 December 1992
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Alt.

Rose H. Busch

F, b. 6 February 1917, d. 17 August 2010
Father*Bernard J. Busch b. 1876, d. 1963
Mother*Margaret Hinderman b. 1881, d. 1976
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationRose H. Busch was also known as Rosa.
Name VariationRose H. Busch was also known as Roseline.
Married Name22 July 1936As of 22 July 1936,her married name was Wiegel.
Married Name6 February 1993As of 6 February 1993,her married name was Martin.
  • Rose H. Busch was born on 6 February 1917 at Grant, Wisconsin.
  • She was the daughter of Bernard J. Busch and Margaret Hinderman.
  • Rose H. Busch married John A. Wiegel, son of Joseph W. Wiegel and Mary B. Schuhardt, on 22 July 1936.
  • Rose H. Busch married Leonard J. Martin on 6 February 1993.
  • Rose H. Busch died on 17 August 2010 at age 93 Rose H. Wiegel Martin, 93, of Darlington, died Tuesday, Aug. 17, 2010, at Lafayette County Manor, Darlington. Mass of Christian burial will be at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 21, at Holy Rosary Catholic Church, 104 E. Harriet Street, Darlington, with the Rev. Randy Budnar officiating. Burial will be in Our Lady of Hope Catholic Cemetery, Seymour Township. Friends may call from 2 to 8 p.m. Friday, Aug. 20, at Steil Camacho Funeral Home, 206 E. Harriet St., Darlington, where the Catholic Daughters of the Americas and parish rosary will be recited at 3 p.m. She was born on Feb. 6, 1917, in Paris Township, Grant County, Wis., daughter of Bernard J. and Margaret (Hinderman) Busch. She married John A. Wiegel on July 22, 1936, at Holy Ghost, Dickeyville; he preceded her in death on Jan. 12, 1987. Together they raised their 16 children. They farmed in the Seymour Township area and moved to Darlington in 1976. She later married Leonard J. Martin on Feb. 6, 1993; he preceded her in death on Dec. 13, 2000. Rose was a member of Holy Rosary Catholic Church, its Council of Catholic Women and of Catholic Daughters of the Americas. She volunteered in her church as a catechism teacher and teachers' aide. She volunteered for Meals-on-Wheels, worked with the Bloodmobile and helped with funeral dinners at the church. Her hobbies included fishing, rug making, crosswords and card playing. She liked watching baseball games, especially the Cubs, and her children's and grandchildren's plays and games. She will be fondly remembered by all who knew her for her open heart and welcoming ways. Rose became a Gold Star mother when her son, Lloyd, died in the Vietnam War. Surviving are nine sons and five daughters, Bernard (Mary) Wiegel, of Shullsburg, Lillian (Barbara Schacht) Wiegel, of Greenfield, Carol (Ron) Pankow, of Jefferson, Marian "Maym" (Richard) Kelly, of Darlington, Rosie Fransen, of Dubuque, Robert "Pete" (Sue) Wiegel and Ted (Elaine) Wiegel, both of Shullsburg, Dale Wiegel and Nancy (Dean) Winslow, both of Darlington, Larry (Kay) Wiegel, of Woodford/South Wayne, Michael "Mick" (Julianne) Wiegel, of Poplar Grove, Ill., Chuck (Sue) Wiegel, of Argyle, Jack (Rita) Wiegel of Woodford/South Wayne, and Tony (Donna) Wiegel, of Darlington; 62 grandchildren; 113 great-grandchildren; three great-great-grandchildren; her stepchildren, Mary Leigh, of Fargo, S.D., Margaret (Ed) Schechel, of Arizona, Jim (Betty) Martin, of Evanston, Ill., John (Rita) Martin, of Darlington, and Ann (Larry) Schechel, of Tomah; 25 stepgrandchildren; her sisters and brothers-in-law, Lu Busch, Bud and Irma Loeffler, Mary Wiegel and Jean and Jerome Jackson; numerous nieces and nephews; many other relatives; and friends. She also was preceded in death by her parents; two sons, Lloyd, in the Vietnam War, and Alan on April 9, 1991; a grandson, David Pankow; two brothers, George and Francis Busch; three sisters, Mary Vaassen, Luetta and Oteal Wiegel; and a son-in-law, Tom Fransen. Online condolences may be left for the family at www.darlingtonfuneralhome.com. A very special thanks to the Shullsburg Home and LaFayette County Manor and staff for their care and support to Rose and her family.

Children of Rose H. Busch and John A. Wiegel

Bernard J. Busch

M, b. 1876, d. 1963
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationBernard J. Busch was also known as Ben.

Children of Bernard J. Busch and Margaret Hinderman

Margaret Hinderman

F, b. 1881, d. 1976
Father*Karl Hinderman b. 13 Mar 1849, d. 18 Jan 1937
Mother*Louisa Wagner b. 13 Feb 1852, d. 20 Feb 1931
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationMargaret Hinderman was also known as Margaretha.
Married NameHer married name was Busch.
  • Margaret Hinderman married Bernard J. Busch.
  • Margaret Hinderman was born in 1881 at Wisconsin.
  • She was the daughter of Karl Hinderman and Louisa Wagner.
  • Margaret Hinderman witnessed the death of Karl Hinderman on 18 January 1937 at Dickeyville, Grant, Wisconsin; Karl Hindermann obituary.
  • Margaret Hinderman died in 1976.

Children of Margaret Hinderman and Bernard J. Busch

Leonard J. Martin

M, d. 13 December 2000

Tom Fransen

M, d. before August 2010
  • Tom Fransen died before August 2010.

Lloyd Wiegel

M
Father*John A. Wiegel b. 12 Mar 1911, d. 12 Jan 1987
Mother*Rose H. Busch b. 6 Feb 1917, d. 17 Aug 2010

Alan Leo Wiegel

M, b. 25 June 1948, d. 9 April 1991
Father*John A. Wiegel b. 12 Mar 1911, d. 12 Jan 1987
Mother*Rose H. Busch b. 6 Feb 1917, d. 17 Aug 2010
  • Alan Leo Wiegel was born on 25 June 1948.
  • He was the son of John A. Wiegel and Rose H. Busch.
  • Alan Leo Wiegel died on 9 April 1991 at Lafayette, Wisconsin, at age 42.

George Joseph Busch

M, b. 19 February 1919, d. 20 April 2002
Father*Bernard J. Busch b. 1876, d. 1963
Mother*Margaret Hinderman b. 1881, d. 1976
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationGeorge Joseph Busch was also known as Joseph George.
  • George Joseph Busch was born on 19 February 1919 at Wisconsin.
  • He was the son of Bernard J. Busch and Margaret Hinderman.
  • George Joseph Busch died on 20 April 2002 at age 83.

Francis B. Busch

M, b. 29 October 1924, d. 23 August 2000
Father*Bernard J. Busch b. 1876, d. 1963
Mother*Margaret Hinderman b. 1881, d. 1976

Child of Francis B. Busch and Esther (?)

Mary L. Busch

F, b. 16 April 1912, d. 29 January 2003
Father*Bernard J. Busch b. 1876, d. 1963
Mother*Margaret Hinderman b. 1881, d. 1976
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationMary L. Busch was also known as May.
Married NameHer married name was Vaassen.

(?) Vaassen

M

Luetta Busch

F, b. circa 1915
Father*Bernard J. Busch b. 1876, d. 1963
Mother*Margaret Hinderman b. 1881, d. 1976
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Wiegel.
Name VariationLuetta Busch was also known as Lucille.
Name VariationLuetta Busch was also known as Lu.

(?) Wiegel

M

Esther (?)

F, b. 14 April 1927, d. 11 January 2003
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name27 June 1945As of 27 June 1945,her married name was Busch.

Child of Esther (?) and Francis B. Busch

(?) Busch

M, b. 1965, d. 1965
Father*Francis B. Busch b. 29 Oct 1924, d. 23 Aug 2000
Mother*Esther (?) b. 14 Apr 1927, d. 11 Jan 2003

Louis F. Ginter

M, b. circa 1892, d. February 1977
  • Louis F. Ginter was born circa 1892.
  • He married Elizabeth Dora Loeffelholz, daughter of George Loeffelholz and Matilda Kirchberg, after April 1930 at second marriage for her.
  • Louis F. Ginter died in February 1977 at Medical Center, Cuba City, Grant, Wisconsin, Louis F Ginter obituary.
    Dubuque Telegraph Herald February 20, 1977 - Louis F Ginter obituary
     On 2 February 1936 at Kieler, Grant, Wisconsin, attended Frank and Louise (Gunderman) Richard 18th wedding anniversary celebration.

Children of Louis F. Ginter and Elizabeth Dora Loeffelholz

Maria Magdalena Kunkel

F, b. 19 September 1888, d. 20 December 1959
Father*Edward Bernard Kunkel b. 28 Apr 1857, d. Feb 1929
Mother*Katherine Alt b. Jun 1863, d. 17 May 1954
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationMaria Magdalena Kunkel was also known as Mary M.
Married Namecirca 1915As of circa 1915,her married name was Kieler.
  • Maria Magdalena Kunkel was born on 19 September 1888 at Iowa also reported as Minnesota.
  • She was the daughter of Edward Bernard Kunkel and Katherine Alt.
  • Maria Magdalena Kunkel married George Raymond Kieler, son of Lawrence Kieler and Elizabeth Collagan, circa 1915.
  • Maria Magdalena Kunkel died on 20 December 1959 at Grant, Wisconsin, at age 71.
  • She was buried after 20 December 1959 at Immaculate Conception Church Cemetery, Kieler, Grant, Wisconsin.
Census DateLocation
14 January 1920Dubuque Ward 5, Dubuque, IowaMaria Magdalena Kunkel was listed as wife in George Raymond Kieler's household on the 1920 Census at Dubuque Ward 5, Dubuque, Iowa.1
4 April 1930Jamestown, Grant, WisconsinMaria Magdalena Kunkel was listed as wife in George Raymond Kieler's household on the 1930 Census at Jamestown, Grant, Wisconsin.2

Children of Maria Magdalena Kunkel and George Raymond Kieler

Citations

  1. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1920;Census Place: Dubuque Ward 5, Dubuque, Iowa; Roll: T625_488; Page: 15A; Enumeration District: 144; Image: 659.
  2. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1930; Census Place: Jamestown, Grant, Wisconsin; Roll: 2574; Page: 2A; Enumeration District: 22; Image: 335.0.

Harriet B. Droessler

F, b. 11 January 1915, d. 20 February 2004
Father*Valentine Droessler b. 23 Jul 1876, d. Feb 1965
Mother*Anna Margaret Thor b. 1880, d. 1960
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name27 January 1932As of 27 January 1932,her married name was Kieler.
  • Harriet B. Droessler was born on 11 January 1915 at Jamestown, Grant, Wisconsin.
  • She was the daughter of Valentine Droessler and Anna Margaret Thor.
  • Harriet B. Droessler married Oliver Edward Kieler, son of Lawrence Kieler and Mary Elizabeth Kunkel, on 27 January 1932 at Kieler, Grant, Wisconsin.
  • Harriet B. Droessler died on 20 February 2004 at age 89 KIELER , Wis. - Harriet B. Kieler , 89, of Kieler , died Friday, Feb. 20, 2004, at Mercy Medical Center-Dubuque.

    Services will be at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday at Immaculate Conception Catholic Church, Kieler, with the Rev. Francis Steffen and the Rev. Wayne Droessler officiating. Burial will be in the church cemetery. Friends may call from 5 to 8 p.m. Monday at Casey Funeral Home, Cuba City, where there will be a parish wake service at 5 p.m.

    Mrs. Kieler and her husband ran Ollie's Tavern in Kieler for almost 50 years.

    She was born on Jan. 11, 1915, in Jamestown Township, daughter of Valentine and Anna (Thor) Droessler. She married Oliver Kieler on Jan. 27, 1932, in Kieler ; he preceded her in death on March 1, 1994.

    She was a member of Immaculate Conception Catholic Church and its Ladies Sodality.

    She enjoyed quilting, sewing and crocheting. She loved to play euchre and solo.

    She was a great mother and grandmother.

    Surviving are a daughter, Nila Ann (Frank) Furlong, of Galena, Ill; three sons, Allen (Jane) Kieler and Oliver "Babe" Jr. (MaDonna) Kieler , both of Hazel Green, and Dale Kieler , of Kieler ; a daughter-in-law, Pauline Kieler , of Dickeyville; a sister-in-law, Kay Droessler, of Bellevue, Iowa; 17 grandchildren and 36 great-grandchildren; and a great-great-grandchild.

    She also was preceded in death by a son, Harold "Hank" Kieler , in 2003; two grandchildren, Angela and Keith Kieler ; two brothers, George and Howard; and two sisters, Loretta Donahue and Marcella Kahle.
  • She was buried after 20 February 2004 at Immaculate Conception Church Cemetery, Kieler, Grant, Wisconsin.
Census DateLocation
1920Jamestown, Grant, WisconsinHarriet B. Droessler was listed as a daughter in Valentine Droessler's household on the 1920 Census at Jamestown, Grant, Wisconsin.1
7 April 1930Jamestown, Grant, WisconsinHarriet B. Droessler was listed as a daughter in Valentine Droessler's household on the 1930 Census at Jamestown, Grant, Wisconsin.2

Children of Harriet B. Droessler and Oliver Edward Kieler

Citations

  1. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1920; Census Place: Jamestown, Grant, Wisconsin; Roll: T625_1988; Page: 3B; Enumeration District: 106; Image: 27.
  2. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1930; Census Place: Jamestown, Grant, Wisconsin; Roll: 2574; Page: 3B; Enumeration District: 22; Image: 338.0.

Wendell Loeffelholz

M, b. 20 December 1900, d. December 1969
Father*George Loeffelholz b. 3 Mar 1862, d. 26 Sep 1947
Mother*Matilda Kirchberg b. Sep 1874, d. 3 Sep 1950
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationWendell Loeffelholz was also known as Wendel.
Name VariationWendell Loeffelholz was also known as Wendelin.
  • Wendell Loeffelholz was born on 20 December 1900 at Wisconsin.
  • He was the son of George Loeffelholz and Matilda Kirchberg.
  • Wendell Loeffelholz was buried in December 1969 at Immaculate Conception Church Cemetery, Kieler, Grant, Wisconsin.
  • He died in December 1969 at Iowa.

Ulric Loeffelholz

M, b. 27 August 1902, d. September 1981
Father*George Loeffelholz b. 3 Mar 1862, d. 26 Sep 1947
Mother*Matilda Kirchberg b. Sep 1874, d. 3 Sep 1950
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationUlric Loeffelholz was also known as Ulrie.
  • Ulric Loeffelholz was born on 27 August 1902 at Wisconsin.
  • He was the son of George Loeffelholz and Matilda Kirchberg.
  • Ulric Loeffelholz married Gertrude Montag, daughter of John C. Montag and Anna Riemenapp, in June 1931 Ulric Loeffelholz and Gertrude Montag marriage announcement.
    Dubuque Telegraph Herald And Times Journal June 18, 1931 - Ulric Loeffelholz and Gertrude Montag marriage announcement
  • Ulric Loeffelholz died in September 1981 at age 79.

Fredricka M. Loeffelholz

F, b. 3 October 1903, d. 1 August 1996
Father*George Loeffelholz b. 3 Mar 1862, d. 26 Sep 1947
Mother*Matilda Kirchberg b. Sep 1874, d. 3 Sep 1950
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationFredricka M. Loeffelholz was also known as Frieda.
Name VariationFredricka M. Loeffelholz was also known as Fredericka M.
Married NameHer married name was Kruser.
Name VariationFredricka M. Loeffelholz was also known as Freda.

Children of Fredricka M. Loeffelholz and Albert J. Kruser

Pauline Loeffelholz

F, b. 10 June 1908, d. 3 January 1981
Father*George Loeffelholz b. 3 Mar 1862, d. 26 Sep 1947
Mother*Matilda Kirchberg b. Sep 1874, d. 3 Sep 1950
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Kruser.
Name VariationPauline Loeffelholz was also known as Pearl.

Beatrice Loeffelholz

F, b. 16 September 1910, d. 7 July 2001
Father*George Loeffelholz b. 3 Mar 1862, d. 26 Sep 1947
Mother*Matilda Kirchberg b. Sep 1874, d. 3 Sep 1950
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationBeatrice Loeffelholz was also known as Bea.
Married NameHer married name was Duve.
Married Nameafter 1941As of after 1941,her married name was Studier.

Victor C. Loeffelholz

M, b. circa 1914, d. between 1947 and 2010
Father*George Loeffelholz b. 3 Mar 1862, d. 26 Sep 1947
Mother*Matilda Kirchberg b. Sep 1874, d. 3 Sep 1950