Albert Herman Winecke

M, b. 17 December 1893, d. 14 May 1958
Father*Jurgen Wilhelm Heinrich Winecke b. 11 Nov 1866, d. 8 Dec 1930
Mother*Katherine Dorothea Meyer b. 5 Apr 1869, d. 18 May 1948
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationAlbert Herman Winecke was also known as Herman.
Name VariationAlbert Herman Winecke was also known as Wineke.
Census DateLocation
5 June 1900Westfield, Sauk, WisconsinAlbert Herman Winecke was listed as a son in Jurgen Wilhelm Heinrich Winecke's household on the 1900 Census at Westfield, Sauk, Wisconsin; surname listed as Winger.2

Citations

  1. [S386] Lutheran Church, Evangelical Lutheran Church Records 1875-1940.
  2. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1900; Census Place: Westfield, Sauk, Wisconsin; Roll: T623_1817; Page: 4A; Enumeration District: 149.

Julius Simon Alwin

M, b. 9 August 1897, d. 3 December 1993
Father*Julius Alwin b. 11 Apr 1856
Mother*Anna Rischmueller

Citations

  1. [S386] Lutheran Church, Evangelical Lutheran Church Records 1875-1940.

Katherine Dorothea Meyer

F, b. 5 April 1869, d. 18 May 1948
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationKatherine Dorothea Meyer was also known as Dora.
Married Name31 March 1889As of 31 March 1889,her married name was Winecke.
Census DateLocation
5 June 1900Westfield, Sauk, WisconsinKatherine Dorothea Meyer was listed as wife in Jurgen Wilhelm Heinrich Winecke's household on the 1900 Census at Westfield, Sauk, Wisconsin; surname listed as Winger.1
1920Westfield, Sauk, WisconsinKatherine Dorothea Meyer was listed as wife in Jurgen Wilhelm Heinrich Winecke's household on the 1920 Census at Westfield, Sauk, Wisconsin.2
     Katherine Dorothea Meyer had 4 with 4 living in 1900 children.

Children of Katherine Dorothea Meyer and Jurgen Wilhelm Heinrich Winecke

Citations

  1. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1900; Census Place: Westfield, Sauk, Wisconsin; Roll: T623_1817; Page: 4A; Enumeration District: 149.
  2. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1920; Census Place: Westfield, Sauk, Wisconsin; Roll: T625_2015; Page: 8B; Enumeration District: 171; Image: 279.

Jurgen William Winecke

M, b. 5 March 1890, d. 11 June 1963
Father*Jurgen Wilhelm Heinrich Winecke b. 11 Nov 1866, d. 8 Dec 1930
Mother*Katherine Dorothea Meyer b. 5 Apr 1869, d. 18 May 1948
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationJurgen William Winecke was also known as William Henry Winecke.
Census DateLocation
5 June 1900Westfield, Sauk, WisconsinJurgen William Winecke was listed as a son in Jurgen Wilhelm Heinrich Winecke's household on the 1900 Census at Westfield, Sauk, Wisconsin; surname listed as Winger.2

Citations

  1. [S386] Lutheran Church, Evangelical Lutheran Church Records 1875-1940.
  2. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1900; Census Place: Westfield, Sauk, Wisconsin; Roll: T623_1817; Page: 4A; Enumeration District: 149.

Emma Lydia Louise Winecke

F, b. 2 October 1891, d. 28 September 1931
Father*Jurgen Wilhelm Heinrich Winecke b. 11 Nov 1866, d. 8 Dec 1930
Mother*Katherine Dorothea Meyer b. 5 Apr 1869, d. 18 May 1948
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Schulz.
Name VariationEmma Lydia Louise Winecke was also known as Lydia Louise.
Census DateLocation
5 June 1900Westfield, Sauk, WisconsinEmma Lydia Louise Winecke was listed as a daughter in Jurgen Wilhelm Heinrich Winecke's household on the 1900 Census at Westfield, Sauk, Wisconsin; surname listed as Winger.1

Citations

  1. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1900; Census Place: Westfield, Sauk, Wisconsin; Roll: T623_1817; Page: 4A; Enumeration District: 149.

Albert Paul Winecke

M, b. 9 July 1895, d. 4 March 1949
Father*Jurgen Wilhelm Heinrich Winecke b. 11 Nov 1866, d. 8 Dec 1930
Mother*Katherine Dorothea Meyer b. 5 Apr 1869, d. 18 May 1948
Census DateLocation
5 June 1900Westfield, Sauk, WisconsinAlbert Paul Winecke was listed as a son in Jurgen Wilhelm Heinrich Winecke's household on the 1900 Census at Westfield, Sauk, Wisconsin; surname listed as Winger.1

Child of Albert Paul Winecke and Hulda Schulenburg

Citations

  1. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1900; Census Place: Westfield, Sauk, Wisconsin; Roll: T623_1817; Page: 4A; Enumeration District: 149.

Paul Albert Henry Winecke

M, b. 15 November 1901, d. 10 October 1960
Father*Jurgen Wilhelm Heinrich Winecke b. 11 Nov 1866, d. 8 Dec 1930
Mother*Katherine Dorothea Meyer b. 5 Apr 1869, d. 18 May 1948
FatherJurgen Wilhelm Heinrich Winecke b. 11 Nov 1866, d. 8 Dec 1930
MotherKatherine Dorothea Meyer b. 5 Apr 1869, d. 18 May 1948
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationPaul Albert Henry Winecke was also known as Henry Winecke.
Census DateLocation
1920Westfield, Sauk, WisconsinPaul Albert Henry Winecke was listed as a son in Jurgen Wilhelm Heinrich Winecke's household on the 1920 Census at Westfield, Sauk, Wisconsin.1

Citations

  1. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1920; Census Place: Westfield, Sauk, Wisconsin; Roll: T625_2015; Page: 8B; Enumeration District: 171; Image: 279.

Otto Friedrich Winecke

M, b. 29 September 1909, d. 29 April 1978
Father*Jurgen Wilhelm Heinrich Winecke b. 11 Nov 1866, d. 8 Dec 1930
Mother*Katherine Dorothea Meyer b. 5 Apr 1869, d. 18 May 1948
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationOtto Friedrich Winecke was also known as Fred Otto Winecke.
Census DateLocation
1920Westfield, Sauk, WisconsinOtto Friedrich Winecke was listed as a son in Jurgen Wilhelm Heinrich Winecke's household on the 1920 Census at Westfield, Sauk, Wisconsin.1

Citations

  1. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1920; Census Place: Westfield, Sauk, Wisconsin; Roll: T625_2015; Page: 8B; Enumeration District: 171; Image: 279.

LeOra M. Winecke

F, b. 7 August 1936, d. 16 September 1999
LeOra Winecke 1954 senior portrait Reedsburg High School, Reedsburg, Sauk, WI
Father*Edward Otto Winecke b. 7 Aug 1904, d. 20 May 1973
Mother*Emma A. Reinecke b. 16 May 1904, d. 28 Dec 2005
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Albers.
     LeOra M. Winecke graduated in 1954 at Reedsburg High School, Reedsburg, Sauk, Wisconsin.

Edward Otto Winecke

M, b. 7 August 1904, d. 20 May 1973
Father*Jurgen Wilhelm Heinrich Winecke b. 11 Nov 1866, d. 8 Dec 1930
Mother*Katherine Dorothea Meyer b. 5 Apr 1869, d. 18 May 1948
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationEdward Otto Winecke was also known as Edward E.
Census DateLocation
1920Westfield, Sauk, WisconsinEdward Otto Winecke was listed as a son in Jurgen Wilhelm Heinrich Winecke's household on the 1920 Census at Westfield, Sauk, Wisconsin.1

Child of Edward Otto Winecke and Emma A. Reinecke

Citations

  1. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1920; Census Place: Westfield, Sauk, Wisconsin; Roll: T625_2015; Page: 8B; Enumeration District: 171; Image: 279.

Emma A. Reinecke

F, b. 16 May 1904, d. 28 December 2005
Father*Fred Reinecke b. Feb 1858, d. a 1933
Mother*Anna Hahn b. Aug 1867
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name10 April 1931As of 10 April 1931,her married name was Winecke.
  • Emma A. Reinecke was born on 16 May 1904 at Sauk, Wisconsin.
  • She was the daughter of Fred Reinecke and Anna Hahn.
  • Emma A. Reinecke married Edward Otto Winecke, son of Jurgen Wilhelm Heinrich Winecke and Katherine Dorothea Meyer, on 10 April 1931.
  • Emma A. Reinecke died on 28 December 2005 at age 101 Emma A. Winecke, age 101, of Loganville died on Wednesday, Dec. 28, 2005, at the Reedsburg Area Senior Life Center. She was born on May 16, 1904 in the town of Westfield, Sauk County, daughter of Fred and Anna (Hahn) Reinecke. On April 10, 1931, she was married to Edward E. Winecke. Emma enjoyed reading and gardening. She was a member of St. Peter's Lutheran Church. Survivors include her son-in-law, Ruben Albers of Loganville; two grandchildren, Steven Albers of Loganville, and Susan (Dan) Lehman of Reedsburg; two great- grandsons, Bryan and Derek Lehman; many nieces and nephews, other relatives and friends. She was preceded in death by her husband, Edward, on May 20, 1973; her daughter, LeOra Albers, on Sept. 16, 1999; three brothers, Fred, Albert and Oscar Reinecke; and seven sisters, Emelie Burmester, Anna Reinecke, Wilhelmina Reinecke, Theresa Repka, Alice Burmester, Leona Schwenkhoff and Alvina Schwenkhoff. Funeral services will be conducted at 11 a.m. on Saturday, Dec. 31, 2005, at ST. PETER'S LUTHERAN CHURCH, Loganville, with Pastor Christopher Miller officiating. Interment will be in the church cemetery. There will be a visitation from 10 a.m. until the time of the service on Saturday at the church. In lieu of flowers, memorials to St. Peter's Lutheran Church would be appreciated. The Hoof Funeral Home, Reedsburg, is serving the family.
Census DateLocation
1920Westfield, Sauk, WisconsinEmma A. Reinecke was listed as a daughter in Fred Reinecke's household on the 1920 Census at Westfield, Sauk, Wisconsin.1

Child of Emma A. Reinecke and Edward Otto Winecke

Citations

  1. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1920; Census Place: Westfield, Sauk, Wisconsin; Roll: T625_2015; Page: 5A; Enumeration District: 171; Image: 272.

Fred Reinecke

M, b. February 1858, d. after 1933
Father*(?) Reinecke
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationFred Reinecke was also known as Reineke.
Name VariationFred Reinecke was also known as Frederick.
  • Fred Reinecke was born in February 1858 at Germany.
  • He was the son of (?) Reinecke.
  • Fred Reinecke married Anna Hahn circa 1885.
  • Fred Reinecke died after 1933.
Census DateLocation
1920Westfield, Sauk, WisconsinFred Reinecke was listed as the head of a family on the 1920 Census at Westfield, Sauk, Wisconsin.1

Children of Fred Reinecke and Anna Hahn

Citations

  1. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1920; Census Place: Westfield, Sauk, Wisconsin; Roll: T625_2015; Page: 5A; Enumeration District: 171; Image: 272.

Anna Hahn

F, b. August 1867
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationAnna Hahn was also known as Annie.
Married Namecirca 1885As of circa 1885,her married name was Reinecke.
Census DateLocation
1920Westfield, Sauk, WisconsinAnna Hahn was listed as wife in Fred Reinecke's household on the 1920 Census at Westfield, Sauk, Wisconsin.1
     Anna Hahn had 8 with 6 living in 1900 children.

Children of Anna Hahn and Fred Reinecke

Citations

  1. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1920; Census Place: Westfield, Sauk, Wisconsin; Roll: T625_2015; Page: 5A; Enumeration District: 171; Image: 272.

Fred W. Reinecke

M, b. May 1887
Father*Fred Reinecke b. Feb 1858, d. a 1933
Mother*Anna Hahn b. Aug 1867
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationFred W. Reinecke was also known as Frederick.

Albert Reinecke

M, b. 4 January 1897, d. 17 November 1984
Father*Fred Reinecke b. Feb 1858, d. a 1933
Mother*Anna Hahn b. Aug 1867
Census DateLocation
1920Westfield, Sauk, WisconsinAlbert Reinecke was listed as a son in Fred Reinecke's household on the 1920 Census at Westfield, Sauk, Wisconsin.1

Child of Albert Reinecke and Fredericka Thieding

Citations

  1. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1920; Census Place: Westfield, Sauk, Wisconsin; Roll: T625_2015; Page: 5A; Enumeration District: 171; Image: 272.

Alvina A. Reinecke

F, b. circa 1902, d. 15 July 1972
Father*Fred Reinecke b. Feb 1858, d. a 1933
Mother*Anna Hahn b. Aug 1867
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Schwenkhoff.
  • Alvina A. Reinecke married Henry Schwenkhoff.
  • Alvina A. Reinecke was born circa 1902 at Wisconsin.
  • She was the daughter of Fred Reinecke and Anna Hahn.
  • Alvina A. Reinecke died on 15 July 1972 at Wisconsin.
Census DateLocation
1920Westfield, Sauk, WisconsinAlvina A. Reinecke was listed as a daughter in Fred Reinecke's household on the 1920 Census at Westfield, Sauk, Wisconsin.1

Citations

  1. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1920; Census Place: Westfield, Sauk, Wisconsin; Roll: T625_2015; Page: 5A; Enumeration District: 171; Image: 272.

Amelia E. Reinecke

F, b. December 1888
Father*Fred Reinecke b. Feb 1858, d. a 1933
Mother*Anna Hahn b. Aug 1867
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Burmester.
Name VariationAmelia E. Reinecke was also known as Emelie.

Alice Reinecke

F, b. May 1895
Father*Fred Reinecke b. Feb 1858, d. a 1933
Mother*Anna Hahn b. Aug 1867
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Burmester.

Leona B. Reinecke

F, b. January 1899, d. 2 February 1955
Father*Fred Reinecke b. Feb 1858, d. a 1933
Mother*Anna Hahn b. Aug 1867
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Namecirca 1920As of circa 1920,her married name was Schwenkhoff.
  • Leona B. Reinecke was born in January 1899 at Wisconsin.
  • She was the daughter of Fred Reinecke and Anna Hahn.
  • Leona B. Reinecke married Herman Schwenkhoff circa 1920.
  • Leona B. Reinecke died on 2 February 1955 at Reedsburg, Sauk, Wisconsin, at age 56 Leona (Reinecke) Schwenkhoff obituary.
    Madison Wisconsin State Journal February 4, 1955 - Leona (Reinecke) Schwenkhoff obituary

(?) Burmester

M

Anna Reinecke

F, d. before 1900
Father*Fred Reinecke b. Feb 1858, d. a 1933
Mother*Anna Hahn b. Aug 1867

Wilhelmina Reinecke

F, d. before 1900
Father*Fred Reinecke b. Feb 1858, d. a 1933
Mother*Anna Hahn b. Aug 1867

Theresa Reinecke

F, b. May 1893
Father*Fred Reinecke b. Feb 1858, d. a 1933
Mother*Anna Hahn b. Aug 1867
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Repka.

Children of Theresa Reinecke and Richard Repka

Richard Repka

M, b. circa 1894, d. after 1962
Father*Thomas Repka
Mother*Theresa (?)

Children of Richard Repka and Theresa Reinecke

(?) Burmester

M

Herman Schwenkhoff

M, b. circa 1896

Henry Schwenkhoff

M, b. circa 1900

Lois Avonette Baumgarten

F, b. 25 February 1932, d. 7 February 2017
Lois A Baumgarten - Reedsburg High School, Reedsburg, Sauk, WI 1950
Father*Martin H. Baumgarten b. c 1908, d. 28 Sep 1992
Mother*Clara Elise Anna Luetkens b. 1 Apr 1911, d. 12 Oct 2009
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name14 June 1959As of 14 June 1959,her married name was Strobel.
  • Lois Avonette Baumgarten was born on 25 February 1932.
  • She was the daughter of Martin H. Baumgarten and Clara Elise Anna Luetkens.
  • Lois Avonette Baumgarten married Reverand Richard William Strobel, son of Joseph Strobel and Ruth Dettmann, on 14 June 1959.
    Lois Baumgarten - Richard Strobel marriage announcement 15 Jun 1959
  • Lois Avonette Baumgarten died on 7 February 2017 at age 84 Lois A. Strobel, age 84, of Reedsburg, died peacefully on Tuesday, February 7, 2017 in the Sauk County Health Care Center. She was born on February 25, 1932 in the Town of Freedom, Sauk County, the daughter of Martin and Clara (Luetkens) Baumgarten. Lois was a 1950 graduate of Reedsburg High School. On June 14, 1959, she was married to the Rev. Richard W. Strobel. They lived in the Dakotas, Montana, Alberta Canada, Minnesota and Wisconsin during their ministry. Lois was an avid historian. She was also a longtime member of the Diamond Hill School reunion committee. Lois embraced her journey in life. Some of her greatest joys in life came through her best friends who were her siblings: Lyle and Lorna; Charlene and Richard; David and Carol. She was a member of St. John's Lutheran Church in Baraboo. Survivors include her four children: Kimberly (Gary) Wiepking, of Brownsville; Martin (Patricia) Strobel, of Baraboo; the Rev. Nathan (Jean) Strobel, of Cedarburg and Rhoda Strobel, of Pewaukee; nine grandchildren: Dr. Jessica (Stephen) Bayer, Melissa (Robert) Wiedenhoeft, Jedidiah, Emma, Abigail and Elizabeth Strobel; Samuel, Kathryn and Timothy Wiepking; one great grandson: Stephen Matthew; one brother: David (Carol) Baumgarten, of North Freedom; two brothers-in-law: Rev. Richard Lauersdorf and John Strobel; her aunts: Mary Ellen Baumgarten and Violet Vinz, of Reedsburg; her uncle: Melvin Baumgarten, of Loganville; nieces and nephews; other relatives and friends. She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Richard, on October 19, 2011; one brother: Lyle (Lorna) Baumgarten and one sister: Charlene Lauersdorf. Funeral services will be conducted at 1:00 P.M. on Saturday, February 11, 2017 at St. John's Lutheran Church in Baraboo with Pastor Nick Maglietto officiating. Interment will be at Oak Hill Cemetery in North Freedom. There will be a visitation from 11:00 A.M. until the time of the service on Saturday at the church. In lieu of flowers, memorials to St. John's Lutheran Church in Baraboo or the Sauk County Health Care Center would be appreciated. The Hoof Funeral Home is serving the family.
     Lois Avonette Baumgarten graduated in 1950 at Reedsburg High School, Reedsburg, Sauk, Wisconsin.

Reverand Richard William Strobel

M, b. 15 July 1934, d. 19 October 2011
Father*Joseph Strobel d. b Jun 1959
Mother*Ruth Dettmann d. a Jun 1959
  • Reverand Richard William Strobel was born on 15 July 1934 at Wisconsin.
  • He was the son of Joseph Strobel and Ruth Dettmann.
  • Reverand Richard William Strobel married Lois Avonette Baumgarten, daughter of Martin H. Baumgarten and Clara Elise Anna Luetkens, on 14 June 1959.
    Lois Baumgarten - Richard Strobel marriage announcement 15 Jun 1959
  • Reverand Richard William Strobel died on 19 October 2011 at age 77 The Rev. Richard W. Strobel, age 77, of Baraboo, died on Wednesday, October 19, 2011 at St. Clare Hospital in Baraboo. He was born on July 15, 1934 in the Town of Woodland, Dodge County, the son of Joseph and Ruth (Dettmann) Strobel. Richard attended St. John's Lutheran School and Northwestern Preparatory College, both in Watertown. He went on to graduate from Wisconsin Lutheran Seminary of Mequon. He was ordained as a pastor of the Wisconsin Evangelical Lutheran Synod in the summer of 1959. On June 14, 1959, he was united in marriage to the former Lois A. Baumgarten and they were blessed with four children. Rev. Strobel served 18 years as a parish pastor and 23 years as a college professor at a ministerial education college. He was presently a member of St. John's Lutheran Church in Baraboo. Survivors include his wife, Lois, residing at the Sauk County Health Care Center in Reedsburg; four children: Kimberly (Gary) Wiepking, of Brownsville; Martin (Patricia) Strobel, of Baraboo; Rev. Nathan (Jean) Strobel, of Cedarburg and Rhoda Strobel, of Pewaukee; nine grandchildren: Jessica and Melissa Strobel; Jedidiah, Emma, Abigail and Elizabeth Strobel; Samuel, Kathryn and Timothy Wiepking; one brother: John (best friend, Karen) Strobel, of Franklin; two brothers-in-law: Lyle Baumgarten, of Lime Ridge and David (Carol) Baumgarten, of North Freedom; one sister-in-law: Charlene (Rev. Richard) Lauersdorf, of Jackson; special friend: Deb Wolleben; nieces and nephews; other relatives and friends. Richard was preceded in death by his parents; his infant twin brother and his father-in-law and mother-in-law: Martin and Clara Baumgarten. Funeral services will be held at 2:30 P.M. on Sunday, October 23, 2011 at St. John's Lutheran Church in Rock Springs with Pastor Thomas Fricke officiating. Interment will be at Oak Hill Cemetery in North Freedom. There will be a visitation from 4:00 P.M. to 7:00 P.M. on Saturday at the Hoof Funeral Home in Reedsburg and from 1:30 P.M. until the time of the service on Sunday at the church. Memorials to Martin Luther College or St. John's Lutheran Church in Baraboo would be appreciated. The Hoof Funeral Home in Reedsburg is serving the family.

Lyle Martin Baumgarten

M, b. 3 October 1933, d. 26 January 2016
Lyle Baumgarten 1951 senior portrait Reedsburg High School, Reedsburg, Sauk, WI
Father*Martin H. Baumgarten b. c 1908, d. 28 Sep 1992
Mother*Clara Elise Anna Luetkens b. 1 Apr 1911, d. 12 Oct 2009
  • Lyle Martin Baumgarten was born on 3 October 1933.
  • He was the son of Martin H. Baumgarten and Clara Elise Anna Luetkens.
  • Lyle Martin Baumgarten witnessed the marriage of Reverand Richard William Strobel and Lois Avonette Baumgarten on 14 June 1959.
  • Lyle Martin Baumgarten married Lorna Shimniok on 12 August 1961.
  • Lyle Martin Baumgarten died on 26 January 2016 at age 82 Lyle Martin Baumgarten, 82, of Lime Ridge, was welcomed into Jesus’ loving arms on Tuesday, Jan. 26, 2016, at home.

    He was born to Martin and Clara (Luetkens) Baumgarten on Oct. 3, 1933, in the town of Freedom. He was baptized on Oct. 22, 1933, and confirmed on March 30, 1947, at St. John Ev. Lutheran Church, Rock Springs. Lyle graduated from Reedsburg High School in 1951. He proudly served his country in the United States Navy from 1953-1957. At the end of the Korean war, Lyle was aboard a minesweeper USS Reedbird AMS-51/YMS-291. His last duty was aboard the aircraft carrier USS Forrestal CVA-59, at that time the largest vessel in the Navy. In 1961, Lyle graduated from the University of Platteville with a Bachelor of Science in Agricultural Education.

    The Lord blessed Lyle’s life with love and joy. On Aug. 12, 1961, Lyle married Lorna (Shimniok) at St. John’s Ev. Lutheran Church, Baraboo. He worked in sales and marketing for animal related feed and pharmaceutical companies. He also managed a duck farm. He will be remembered for his positive attitude, his interest in others and his quick wit. Lyle loved to sing and was a member of church choir. His interests ranged from photography to garden flowers to black and tan coonhounds. He served as a 4-H leader and showed his purebred buff Brahma chickens throughout the United States.

    Those thankful for sharing the blessing of his life include his children, Pamela (William) Domeier and Angela (Daniel) Filip; sister, Lois Strobel; brother, David (Carol) Baumgarten; aunt, Violet Vinz; brother-in-law, Richard Lauersdorf; sisters-in-law, Ruth Licht and LaDell Shimniok; nieces, nephews, other relatives and dear friends.

    Lyle was preceded in death by his parents; wife, Lorna on Dec. 27, 1991; sister, Charlene Lauersdorf; and brother-in-law, Richard Strobel.

    Funeral services will be conducted at 2 p.m. on Friday, Jan. 29, 2016, at St. Paul’s Ev. Lutheran Church in North Freedom with Rev. Andrew Meyer officiating. Military Rites will be conducted by VFW Post 1916 of Reedsburg, following the service at the church. Visitation will be held from 5-8 p.m. on Thursday, Jan. 28, 2016, at Redlin Funeral Home and from noon until the time of the service at the church on Friday. Burial will be follow at Kingston Cemetery in Merrimac. Memorials may be made to St. Paul’s Lutheran Church.
     Lyle Martin Baumgarten graduated in 1951 at Reedsburg High School, Reedsburg, Sauk, Wisconsin.