Merlin B. Brandt

M, b. 24 May 1920, d. 8 May 2009
Father*Sylvester Joseph Brandt b. 14 Dec 1874, d. 24 Mar 1943
Mother*Mary Susan Duve b. 3 Dec 1883, d. 12 Jun 1935
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationMerlin B. Brandt was also known as Tubbs.
  • Merlin B. Brandt was born on 24 May 1920 at Wisconsin.
  • He was the son of Sylvester Joseph Brandt and Mary Susan Duve.
  • Merlin B. Brandt was the best man at the wedding of Elaine C. Dalsing and Donald L. Brandt on 2 October 1945 at Kieler, Grant, Wisconsin; Elaine Dalsing and Donald L Brandt marriage announcement.
  • Merlin B. Brandt married Mabel Patcle, daughter of Frank T. Patcle Sr. and Anna A. Knockel, on 21 May 1946 Merlin Brandt and Mabel Patcle engagement announcement.
    Dubuque Telegraph Herald May 8, 1946 - Merlin Brandt and Mabel Patcle engagement announcement
  • Merlin B. Brandt died on 8 May 2009 at age 88 Merlin B. “Tubbs” Brandt, age 88, of Potosi died Friday, May 8, 2009 at Grant Regiona lHealth Center in Lancaster. He was born on May 24, 1920, the son of Sylvester and Susan (Duve) Brandt in Kieler, WI. Tubbs enlisted in the U. S. Army Air Corp in December 1941 serving in Italy, North Africa and the Panama Canal until September 1945 when he was honourably discharged at the rank of Sergeant. He was united in marriage to Mabel “Babe” Patcle on May 21, 1946 at St. Thomas Catholic Church in Potosi. Tubbs farmed in rural Potosi and was self-employed carpenter for many years. He enjoyed fishing and telling stories. Tubbs also loved to go to McCartney’s Corner for coffee every morning. Merlin is survived by his wife, Mabel “Babe” of 63 years; four children: Beth (Carl) Abing, Cassville, Greg (Mary) Brandt, Cuba City, Cathy (George) Pennekamp, Pat (Tom) Tobin and Jane (Dale) Ley, all of Potosi; 12 grandchildren and 11 great-grandchildren; a brother, Donald Brandt, Kieler; two sisters-in-law, Pearl Brandt, East Moline, IL and Helen Patcle, Potosi; nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents and two brothers, Walter and Karl. Funeral services were held on Monday, May 11, 2009 at St. Andrew Catholic Church in Tennyson with Father Richard Leffler officiating. Burial with Military Honors provided by the Berg Averkamp VFW Post #5276 and the American Legion Post #473, both from Potosi was held in St. Thomas Cemetery, Potosi. Family and friends were welcome from 9:00 a.m. until time of services Monday at the church. The Martin Funeral Home in Potosi is serving the family. In lieu of flowers and plants, memorials are preferred to the Potosi Rescue Squad and VFW Post #5276 of Potosi.

Mabel Patcle

F, b. 6 March 1924, d. 10 November 2012
Father*Frank T. Patcle Sr. b. 20 Dec 1882, d. 25 Sep 1971
Mother*Anna A. Knockel b. c 1892, d. 27 Apr 1961
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationMabel Patcle was also known as Babe.
Married Name21 May 1946As of 21 May 1946,her married name was Brandt.
  • Mabel Patcle was born on 6 March 1924 at Wisconsin.
  • She was the daughter of Frank T. Patcle Sr. and Anna A. Knockel.
  • Mabel Patcle married Merlin B. Brandt, son of Sylvester Joseph Brandt and Mary Susan Duve, on 21 May 1946 Merlin Brandt and Mabel Patcle engagement announcement.
    Dubuque Telegraph Herald May 8, 1946 - Merlin Brandt and Mabel Patcle engagement announcement
  • Mabel Patcle died on 10 November 2012 at age 88 Mabel E. "Babe" Brandt, age 88, of Lancaster, formerly of Potosi, died Saturday, November 10, 2012 at Orchard Manor. Babe was born on March 6, 1924 in Waterloo Township, WI, daughter of Frank and Anna (Knockle) Patcle. She married Merlin Tubbs Brandt on May 21, 1946 at St. Thomas Catholic Church in Potosi. Babe and Tubbs farmed in rural Potosi for most of their lives. In later years, she was a cook at Friedmans Supper Club. She also became known as Grandma Babe while working at Tee-Pee Daycare in Potosi.

    Babe is survived by her children, Beth (Carl) Abing of Cassville, Greg (Mary) Brandt of Cuba City, Cathy (George) Pennekamp of Potosi, Pat (Tom) Tobin of Potosi, and Jane (Dale) Ley of Potosi; 12 grandchildren; 12 great grandchildren; a brother-in-law, Donald Brandt of Kieler; a sister-in-law, Helen Patcle of Potosi; and several nieces, nephews, and other loving relatives and friends.

    She was preceded in death by her husband, Merlin in 2009; her parents; two brothers, John Patcle and Frank Patcle Jr; and three sisters, Marge Zenz Cherrier, Mary Zenz, and Florence Elwell.

    Funeral Services were held at 11 am on Tuesday, November 13, 2012 at St. Andrew Catholic Church in Tennyson, with Fr. Richard Leffler officiating. Burial was in St. Thomas Cemetery in Potosi. Friends called from 9 am until the start of the service Tuesday at the church. Martin Funeral Home, Potosi is serving her family.

Donald L. Brandt

M, b. 29 September 1915, d. 21 January 2013
Donald L Brandt
Father*Sylvester Joseph Brandt b. 14 Dec 1874, d. 24 Mar 1943
Mother*Mary Susan Duve b. 3 Dec 1883, d. 12 Jun 1935
  • Donald L. Brandt was born on 29 September 1915 at Wisconsin.
  • He was the son of Sylvester Joseph Brandt and Mary Susan Duve.
  • Donald L. Brandt married Delores A. Dalsing, daughter of Andrew Edward Dalsing and Louisa Mary Franzen, on 23 April 1940.
  • Donald L. Brandt married Elaine C. Dalsing, daughter of George Dalsing and Sophie M. (?), on 2 October 1945 at Kieler, Grant, Wisconsin, Elaine Dalsing and Donald L Brandt marriage announcement.
    Dubuque Telegraph Herald October 2, 1945 - Elaine Dalsing and Donald L Brandt marriage announcement
  • Donald L. Brandt died on 21 January 2013 at Grant, Wisconsin, at age 97 Donald L. Brandt, 97, of Kieler, Wisconsin, died Monday, January 21, 2013 at the Busy “B” Farm near Kieler. Services will be at 10:30 a.m. Thursday, January 24, 2013, at Immaculate Conception Church, Kieler, with Rev. Bernard Rott officiating and concelebrants Rev. Francis Steffen and Rev. Bart Timmerman. Burial will be in the church cemetery. Friends may call from 2 to 8 pm Wednesday at Immaculate Conception Parish Center in Kieler. Friends also may call from 9:00 to 10:15 a.m. Thursday at the parish center. Casey Funeral Home & Cremation Services of Cuba City is in charge of the arrangements.
    Donald was born on September 29, 1915, in Sinnipee, near Kieler, the son of Sylvester and Susan (Duve) Brandt. He married Delores Dalsing on April 23, 1940. She preceded him in death on July 30, 1943. He married Elaine Dalsing on October 2, 1945. She preceded him in death on January 10, 1999.
    Donald farmed in the Kieler area all of his life. Until a few years ago Donald was out feeding calves and driving the tractor. Until just recently he was driving the four-wheeler. He also owned and operated Brandt’s General Grocery Store in Kieler for a period of time. Donald was a lifetime member of Immaculate Conception Parish and its Holy Name Society. He was a pillar in his community, a leader to his family and friends, and a true believer in God and his Country.
    Surviving are his seven children, Bob (Jeanette) Brandt, of Hazel Green, Mary Jean (Norman) Hanfeld and Karen (Elmer–deceased) Timmerman, both of Kieler, John (Sharon) Brandt, of Cuba City, Diane (Rick) Downing, of Iowa City, IA, David J. Brandt, of Hazel Green, and Joan (John) McClain, of Coralville, IA; 17 grandchildren, Roger (Barb) Brandt, Connie Brandt, Mike (Tracy) Hanfeld, Tony (Martha) Hanfeld, Laura (Ron) Slaats, Tammy (Bob) Brand, Molly (Brian) Lucey, Eric (Joy) Brandt, Melissa (Dave) Fichtinger, Carrie (Matt) Tellevik, Katie Brandt, Susie Downing, Tim (fiancé Beth) Downing, Dan (fiancé Sarah) Downing, Josh, Allison, and Brianna McClain; 24 great-grandchildren; and two great-great-grandchildren. He is also survived by his in-laws, Donald (Jane) Dalsing, of Hazel Green, Liz Dalsing, of California, Bernadine Schaefer, of Platteville, and Agnes Kahle, of Hazel Green.
    He was also preceded in death by his parents; a daughter, Janice Brandt (1959); a son–in-law, Elmer Timmerman (1999), three brothers and in-laws, Walter, Karl (Pearl) and Merlin (Babe); his mothers and fathers-in-law, Andrew and Louisa Dalsing and George and Sophie Dalsing; and his in-laws, Irma (Joe) Wiederholt, Delmar Dalsing, Myrtle (Art) Weber, Almira (Harold) Weber, Marie (Merlin) Bechen, Lowell Kahle and Elmer Schaefer.
  • He was buried after 21 January 2013 at Immaculate Conception Church Cemetery, Kieler, Grant, Wisconsin.

Child of Donald L. Brandt and Elaine C. Dalsing

Walter B. Brandt

M, b. 16 January 1913, d. 28 October 1987
Father*Sylvester Joseph Brandt b. 14 Dec 1874, d. 24 Mar 1943
Mother*Mary Susan Duve b. 3 Dec 1883, d. 12 Jun 1935
  • Walter B. Brandt was born on 16 January 1913 at Wisconsin.
  • He was the son of Sylvester Joseph Brandt and Mary Susan Duve.
  • Walter B. Brandt died on 28 October 1987 at age 74.
  • He was buried after 28 October 1987 at Immaculate Conception Church Cemetery, Kieler, Grant, Wisconsin.

Karl Brandt

M, b. circa 1918, d. before 2009
Father*Sylvester Joseph Brandt b. 14 Dec 1874, d. 24 Mar 1943
Mother*Mary Susan Duve b. 3 Dec 1883, d. 12 Jun 1935

Irene C. Wiederholt

F, b. 4 December 1909, d. 30 September 1992
Father*John B. Wiederholt b. May 1880, d. 24 Oct 1958
Mother*Elizabeth M. Weber b. 16 May 1881, d. 19 Jan 1970
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Timmerman.

Joseph Wiederholt

M, b. 2 September 1822, d. 19 April 1874
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationJoseph Wiederholt was also known as John.
Name VariationJoseph Wiederholt was also known as Johannes Joseph.
Name VariationJoseph Wiederholt was also known as Joe.
  • Joseph Wiederholt married Victoria Lange.
  • Joseph Wiederholt was born on 2 September 1822 at Prussia.
  • He died on 19 April 1874 at age 51.
Census DateLocation
18 June 1860Jamestown, Grant, WisconsinJoseph Wiederholt was listed as the head of a family on the 1860 Census at Jamestown, Grant, Wisconsin.1
1870Jamestown, Grant, WisconsinHe was listed as the head of a family on the 1870 Census at Jamestown, Grant, Wisconsin.2

Children of Joseph Wiederholt and Victoria Lange

Citations

  1. [S248] U.S. Federal Census 1860 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1860; Census Place: Jamestown, Grant, Wisconsin; Roll: M653_1409; Page: 329; Image: 337; Family History Library Film: 805409.
  2. [S247] U.S. Federal Census 1870 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1870; Census Place: Jamestown, Grant, Wisconsin; Roll: M593_1717; Page: 218A; Image: 42; Family History Library Film: 553216.

Victoria Lange

F, b. 25 April 1823, d. 15 February 1902
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Wiederholt.
Name VariationVictoria Lange was also known as Victory.
  • Victoria Lange married Joseph Wiederholt.
  • Victoria Lange was born on 25 April 1823 at Prussia.
  • She died on 15 February 1902 at age 78.
Census DateLocation
18 June 1860Jamestown, Grant, WisconsinVictoria Lange was listed in Joseph Wiederholt's household on the 1860 Census at Jamestown, Grant, Wisconsin.1
1870Jamestown, Grant, WisconsinVictoria Lange was listed in Joseph Wiederholt's household on the 1870 Census at Jamestown, Grant, Wisconsin.2
June 1880Jamestown, Grant, WisconsinVictoria Lange was listed as mother in Valentine Wiederholt's household on the 1880 Census at Jamestown, Grant, Wisconsin.3
June 1895Jamestown, Grant, WisconsinVictoria Lange appeared on the census of June 1895 at Jamestown, Grant, Wisconsin, living alone.

Children of Victoria Lange and Joseph Wiederholt

Citations

  1. [S248] U.S. Federal Census 1860 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1860; Census Place: Jamestown, Grant, Wisconsin; Roll: M653_1409; Page: 329; Image: 337; Family History Library Film: 805409.
  2. [S247] U.S. Federal Census 1870 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1870; Census Place: Jamestown, Grant, Wisconsin; Roll: M593_1717; Page: 218A; Image: 42; Family History Library Film: 553216.
  3. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1880; Census Place: Jamestown, Grant, Wisconsin; Roll: 1427; Family History Film: 1255427; Page: 164C; Enumeration District: 110.

Anna Margaret Thor

F, b. 1880, d. 1960
Father*(?) Thor
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationAnna Margaret Thor was also known as Maggie.
Married Namecirca 1903As of circa 1903,her married name was Droessler.
  • Anna Margaret Thor was born in 1880 at Wisconsin.
  • She was the daughter of (?) Thor.
  • Anna Margaret Thor married Valentine Droessler, son of Joseph Droessler and Caroline Wiederholt, circa 1903.
  • Anna Margaret Thor was buried in 1960 at Immaculate Conception Church Cemetery, Kieler, Grant, Wisconsin.
  • She died in 1960.
Census DateLocation
1920Jamestown, Grant, WisconsinAnna Margaret Thor was listed as wife in Valentine Droessler's household on the 1920 Census at Jamestown, Grant, Wisconsin.1
7 April 1930Jamestown, Grant, WisconsinAnna Margaret Thor was listed as wife in Valentine Droessler's household on the 1930 Census at Jamestown, Grant, Wisconsin.2
     In November 1923 attended suprise party for Mr and Mrs Ed Hinderman.

Children of Anna Margaret Thor and Valentine Droessler

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.

Howard V. Droessler

M, b. 6 December 1919, d. 16 December 1993
Father*Valentine Droessler b. 23 Jul 1876, d. Feb 1965
Mother*Anna Margaret Thor b. 1880, d. 1960
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationHoward V. Droessler was also known as Howard D.
Census DateLocation
1920Jamestown, Grant, WisconsinHoward V. Droessler was listed as a son in Valentine Droessler's household on the 1920 Census at Jamestown, Grant, Wisconsin.1
7 April 1930Jamestown, Grant, WisconsinHoward V. Droessler was listed as a son in Valentine Droessler's household on the 1930 Census at Jamestown, Grant, Wisconsin.2

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.

George Christopher Droessler

M, b. 3 December 1824, d. circa 1863
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationGeorge Christopher Droessler was also known as Christopher.
  • George Christopher Droessler was born on 3 December 1824 at Prussia.
  • He married Maria Margaretha Brandt on 16 November 1851.
  • George Christopher Droessler died circa 1863 at Wisconsin.

Children of George Christopher Droessler and Maria Margaretha Brandt

Maria Margaretha Brandt

F, b. 6 January 1827, d. 17 July 1904
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationMaria Margaretha Brandt was also known as Brand.
Name VariationMaria Margaretha Brandt was also known as Margaret.
Married Name16 November 1851As of 16 November 1851,her married name was Droessler.
Married Nameafter 1855As of after 1855,her married name was Ludwig.
  • Maria Margaretha Brandt was born on 6 January 1827 at Prussia.
  • She married George Christopher Droessler on 16 November 1851.
  • Maria Margaretha Brandt married Henry Ludwig after 1855.
  • Maria Margaretha Brandt died on 17 July 1904 at Wisconsin at age 77.

Children of Maria Margaretha Brandt and George Christopher Droessler

Child of Maria Margaretha Brandt and Henry Ludwig

Henry Ludwig

M

Child of Henry Ludwig and Maria Margaretha Brandt

Henry Ludwig

M, b. 27 March 1864, d. May 1928
Father*Henry Ludwig
Mother*Maria Margaretha Brandt b. 6 Jan 1827, d. 17 Jul 1904
  • Henry Ludwig was born on 27 March 1864 at Grant, Wisconsin.
  • He was the son of Henry Ludwig and Maria Margaretha Brandt.
  • Henry Ludwig married Rose Vondra, daughter of Laurence Vondra, on 18 September 1906.
  • Henry Ludwig died in May 1928 at age 64 Henry Ludwig obituary.
    Dubuque Telegraph Herald And Times Journal May 4, 1928 - Henry Ludwig obituary

Rita R. Droessler

F, b. 9 December 1922, d. January 1992
Father*William J. Droessler b. 2 Oct 1895, d. Sep 1974
Mother*Angela Winkler b. 26 Aug 1895, d. Sep 1976
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Udelhofen.

Child of Rita R. Droessler and Lloyd Joseph Udelhofen

Michael K. Udelhofen

M, b. 25 March 1950, d. 23 August 2009
Father*Lloyd Joseph Udelhofen b. 14 Feb 1926, d. 14 Oct 1990
Mother*Rita R. Droessler b. 9 Dec 1922, d. Jan 1992
  • Michael K. Udelhofen was born on 25 March 1950.
  • He was the son of Lloyd Joseph Udelhofen and Rita R. Droessler.
  • Michael K. Udelhofen died on 23 August 2009 at age 59 Michael K. Udelhofen, age 59, of Platteville, died on Sunday, Aug. 23, 2009, from injuries sustained in a motorcycle accident in rural Grant County. Michael was born on March 25, 1950, in Lancaster, son of Lloyd and Rita (Droessler) Udelhofen. He graduated from Lancaster High School in 1968. After high school he served in the United States Navy for four years during the Vietnam War. He was married to Patrice Scheafer. He worked for more than 25 years at UW-Platteville, where he was superintendent of building and grounds, retiring on Dec. 21, 2007. He enjoyed tending to his flowers, gardens, fishing, riding his Harley and cleaning "Precious" (his truck). Mike enjoyed his time and companionship with his life partner Laurel Skrede, who also died in the accident. Mike is survived by his daughter, Erin (fiance, Joe Lorenz) Udelhofen of Wauwatosa; three brothers, Rick (Carol) Udelhofen of Bloomington, Mark (Rose Key) Udelhofen of Lancaster, and Jeff (Christy) Udelhofen of Bellflower, Calif; and a sister, Carol (Steve) Lewis of Lancaster. He was preceded in death by his parents. Funeral services will be 7 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 26, 2009, at ST. MARY'S CATHOLIC CHURCH, Platteville. Monsignor Charles Schluter will officiate. Military rites will be accorded by American Legion Post No. 42 and VFW Post No. 5274. Friends may call from 4 p.m. until the time of the service on Wednesday at the church. Memorials may be made to the Michael K. Udelhofen Memorial Fund. The Melby-Bendorf Funeral Home and Crematory, Platteville, is serving the family.

William J. Droessler

M, b. 2 October 1895, d. September 1974
William Droessler 1968
Father*Joseph Droessler b. 11 Apr 1852, d. 5 Mar 1919
Mother*Caroline Wiederholt b. 13 Nov 1855, d. 1 Dec 1896
Census DateLocation
1900Jamestown, Grant, WisconsinWilliam J. Droessler was listed as a son in Joseph Droessler's household on the 1900 Census at Jamestown, Grant, Wisconsin; surname listed as Drossler.1
     In April 1968 50th wedding anniversary of William and Angela (Winkler) Droessler.
Dubuque Telegraph Herald April 14, 1968 - 50th wedding anniversary of William and Angela (Winkler) Droessler

Children of William J. Droessler and Angela Winkler

Citations

  1. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1900; Census Place: Jamestown, Grant, Wisconsin; Roll: 1790; Page: 2A; Enumeration District: 0037; FHL microfilm: 1241790.

Angela Winkler

F, b. 26 August 1895, d. September 1976
Angela (Winkler) Droessler 1968
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationAngela Winkler was also known as Angeline.
Married Name21 April 1918As of 21 April 1918,her married name was Droessler.
     In April 1968 50th wedding anniversary of William and Angela (Winkler) Droessler.
Dubuque Telegraph Herald April 14, 1968 - 50th wedding anniversary of William and Angela (Winkler) Droessler

Children of Angela Winkler and William J. Droessler

Maxine E. Droessler

F, b. 16 April 1927, d. 10 February 2009
Father*William J. Droessler b. 2 Oct 1895, d. Sep 1974
Mother*Angela Winkler b. 26 Aug 1895, d. Sep 1976
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name23 April 1945As of 23 April 1945,her married name was Skemp.
  • Maxine E. Droessler was born on 16 April 1927 at Wisconsin.
  • She was the daughter of William J. Droessler and Angela Winkler.
  • Maxine E. Droessler married Harvey Skemp on 23 April 1945.
  • Maxine E. Droessler died on 10 February 2009 at age 81 Maxine E. Skemp, 81, formerly of Hillsboro died Tuesday, Feb. 10, 2009, at Bethany St. Joseph Care Center in La Crosse. She was born April 16, 1927, to William and Angela (Winkler) Droessler in Potosi, Wis. On April 23, 1945, she married Harvey Skemp in Tennyson, Wis., and he preceded her in death on July 7, 1974. Maxine is survived by six children, Susan Skemp of La Crosse, Al (Doris) Skemp of Kendall, Samuel (Julie) Skemp of Sun Prairie, Wis., Terry (Gail) Skemp of West Salem, Wis., Kevin (Kathi) Skemp of Omaha, Neb., and Lisa (Tim) Thornton of La Crosse; grandchildren, Chad (Jen) Skemp, Kristin (Jeff) Meckley, Laura (Lee) Deal, Jeremy (Nikki) Skemp, Max Thornton, Melissa (Jason) Haberman, Bill Clark, Charles Clark (Cristina), Angie Novy, Kristie (Mitch) McCoic and Kim (Dan) McCormick; great-grandchildren, Danielle, Emma, Tessa, Julius, Ace, Raine, Maddox, Andy, Brandon, John, Hannah, Jacob, Casey and Ryan; one brother, William (Gail) Droessler of Rockford, Ill; and sister-in-law, Ruth Droessler of Lancaster, Wis. She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Harvey; two brothers, Joseph (Henrietta) Droessler and Don (Marie) Droessler; three sisters, Rita (Lloyd) Udelhofen; Beulah (Dan) Loeffelholz and Rose (Karl) Zart; and her daughter-in-law, Cindy Skemp. Funeral services will be at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 14, at Vosseteig Funeral Home, 708 S. Main St., (Hwy. 14 S), Westby. Father Robert J. Cook will officiate. Private burial will be in St. Joseph Ridge Cemetery. Friends may call on Friday from 5 to 8 p.m., with a Rosary at 7:30 p.m., and on Saturday from 9:30 a.m. until time of services at 10:30 a.m. at Vosseteig Funeral Home in Westby.

Harvey Skemp

M, d. 7 July 1974

Joseph Calvin Droessler

M, b. 18 November 1929, d. 9 May 1995
Father*William J. Droessler b. 2 Oct 1895, d. Sep 1974
Mother*Angela Winkler b. 26 Aug 1895, d. Sep 1976
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationJoseph Calvin Droessler was also known as Calvin.

Child of Joseph Calvin Droessler and Henrietta Dresen

Henrietta Dresen

F, b. 28 January 1932, d. December 1979
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Droessler.

Child of Henrietta Dresen and Joseph Calvin Droessler

Donald V. Droessler

M, b. 30 April 1920, d. 2 August 2000
Father*William J. Droessler b. 2 Oct 1895, d. Sep 1974
Mother*Angela Winkler b. 26 Aug 1895, d. Sep 1976
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationDonald V. Droessler was also known as Don.

Children of Donald V. Droessler and Marie E. Langkamp

Marie E. Langkamp

F, b. 28 January 1922, d. 15 January 2006
Father*George Bernard Langkamp b. 14 Apr 1899, d. 15 Mar 1959
Mother*Emma Fure b. 1900, d. 1954
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name15 April 1941As of 15 April 1941,her married name was Droessler.

Children of Marie E. Langkamp and Donald V. Droessler

Beulah J. Droessler

F, b. 8 October 1921, d. 22 February 2002
Father*William J. Droessler b. 2 Oct 1895, d. Sep 1974
Mother*Angela Winkler b. 26 Aug 1895, d. Sep 1976
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Loeffelholz.

Rose Marie Droessler

F, b. circa 1925, d. before February 2009
Father*William J. Droessler b. 2 Oct 1895, d. Sep 1974
Mother*Angela Winkler b. 26 Aug 1895, d. Sep 1976
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Zart.

Karl Zart

M

Mary G. Doerr

F, b. 5 August 1885, d. 18 September 1971
Father*Jacob Doerr b. c 1854, d. a Oct 1928
Mother*Susanna Anne Brengle b. c 1855, d. a Feb 1938
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationMary G. Doerr was also known as Doer.
Married Name17 February 1909As of 17 February 1909,her married name was Jacoby.
Census DateLocation
1910Helena, Lewis and Clark, MontanaMary G. Doerr was listed as wife in Frank Joseph Jacoby's household on the 1910 Census at Helena, Lewis and Clark, Montana.1
1940Billings, Yellowstone, MontanaMary G. Doerr was listed as wife in Frank Joseph Jacoby's household on the 1940 Census at Billings, Yellowstone, Montana.2
     On 26 July 1925 at Mrs. Frank Jacoby (Mary Doer) visiting her parents, Mr and Mrs Jacob Doer.
Mrs. Frank Jacoby (Mary Doer) visiting her parents, Mr and Mrs Jacob Doer 26 July 1925 The Independent Record (Helena, MT)
In October 1928 at Mr and Mrs Jacob Doerr 50th wedding anniversary party. Mary G. Doerr and Frank Joseph Jacoby lived in October 1952 at Billings, Yellowstone, Montana.

Citations

  1. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1910; Census Place: Helena, Lewis and Clark, Montana; Roll: T624_833; Page: 7B; Enumeration District: 0160; FHL microfilm: 1374846.
  2. [S373] U.S. Federal Census 1940 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1940; Census Place: Billings, Yellowstone, Montana; Roll: T627_2234; Page: 61A; Enumeration District: 56-9C.

James Monroe Kelley Sr.

M, b. July 1852, d. 1917
Father*Thomas Benjamin Kelley b. c 1830, d. c 1873
Mother*Elizabeth Jane Goodman b. c 1834
Census DateLocation
25 June 1860Township 4 S Range 3 E, Jefferson, IllinoisJames Monroe Kelley Sr. was listed in Thomas Benjamin Kelley's household on the 1860 Census at Township 4 S Range 3 E, Jefferson, Illinois; surname listed as Kelly.1
1870Township 4 Range 4, Jefferson, IllinoisJames Monroe Kelley Sr. was listed in Thomas Benjamin Kelley's household on the 1870 Census at Township 4 Range 4, Jefferson, Illinois.2

Citations

  1. [S248] U.S. Federal Census 1860 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1860; Census Place: Township 4 S Range 3 E, Jefferson, Illinois; Roll: M653_187; Page: 959; Image: 396; Family History Library Film: 803187.
  2. [S247] U.S. Federal Census 1870 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1870; Census Place: Township 4 Range 4, Jefferson, Illinois; Roll: M593_233; Page: 613A; Image: 443; Family History Library Film: 545732.

Missouri Elizabeth Kelley

F, b. circa 1859
Father*Thomas Benjamin Kelley b. c 1830, d. c 1873
Mother*Elizabeth Jane Goodman b. c 1834
Census DateLocation
25 June 1860Township 4 S Range 3 E, Jefferson, IllinoisMissouri Elizabeth Kelley was listed in Thomas Benjamin Kelley's household on the 1860 Census at Township 4 S Range 3 E, Jefferson, Illinois; surname listed as Kelly.1
1870Township 4 Range 4, Jefferson, IllinoisMissouri Elizabeth Kelley was listed in Thomas Benjamin Kelley's household on the 1870 Census at Township 4 Range 4, Jefferson, Illinois.2

Citations

  1. [S248] U.S. Federal Census 1860 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1860; Census Place: Township 4 S Range 3 E, Jefferson, Illinois; Roll: M653_187; Page: 959; Image: 396; Family History Library Film: 803187.
  2. [S247] U.S. Federal Census 1870 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1870; Census Place: Township 4 Range 4, Jefferson, Illinois; Roll: M593_233; Page: 613A; Image: 443; Family History Library Film: 545732.