William Gruber Jr.

M, b. circa 1935
Father*William J. Gruber b. 1904, d. Jun 1961
Mother*Christine Meixelsperger b. 1903, d. 1975

Floyd Gruber

M, b. circa August 1939
Father*William J. Gruber b. 1904, d. Jun 1961
Mother*Christine Meixelsperger b. 1903, d. 1975

Gerald Alt

M, b. circa 1936
Father*Anthony G. Alt b. 1912, d. 1965
Mother*Alma Mary Brechtl b. 1 Feb 1914, d. Dec 1995

Marian Blau

F, b. circa 1918, d. before May 2009
Father*Joseph Michael Blau b. 6 Feb 1888, d. 23 Apr 1979
Mother*Catherine Alt b. Aug 1892, d. 11 Oct 1981
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Layton.
Name VariationMarian Blau was also known as Marion.

Katherine Blau

F, b. circa 1921
Father*Joseph Michael Blau b. 6 Feb 1888, d. 23 Apr 1979
Mother*Catherine Alt b. Aug 1892, d. 11 Oct 1981
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationKatherine Blau was also known as Catherine.
Married Name27 February 1946As of 27 February 1946,her married name was Hausner.

Daniel Blau

M, b. circa 1928, d. before May 2009
Father*Joseph Michael Blau b. 6 Feb 1888, d. 23 Apr 1979
Mother*Catherine Alt b. Aug 1892, d. 11 Oct 1981

Gerald A. Blau

M, b. 5 June 1933, d. 31 March 1982
Father*Joseph Michael Blau b. 6 Feb 1888, d. 23 Apr 1979
Mother*Catherine Alt b. Aug 1892, d. 11 Oct 1981
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationGerald A. Blau was also known as Jerry.

Child of Gerald A. Blau and Ann Catherine McCarthy

Inis (?)

F, b. circa 1920
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Namebefore 1940As of before 1940,her married name was Paulus.

Doris M. Neuheisel

F, b. 30 May 1934, d. 20 March 2016
Father*Anton Neuheisel b. 9 Jan 1903, d. 4 Dec 1953
Mother*Emma Theresa Ederer b. 3 Sep 1906, d. 18 Jul 1989
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name6 October 1954As of 6 October 1954,her married name was Honer.
  • Doris M. Neuheisel was born on 30 May 1934 at Plain, Sauk, Wisconsin.
  • She was the daughter of Anton Neuheisel and Emma Theresa Ederer.
  • Doris M. Neuheisel married Michael K. Honer, son of Otto John Honer and Catherine Elizabeth Killoy, on 6 October 1954.
  • Doris M. Neuheisel died on 20 March 2016 at age 81 Doris M. Honer, age 81 of Richland Center, formerly of Cazenovia passed away after a courageous battle with leukemia on March 20, 2016. Doris was born on May 30, 1934 in Plain, WI the daughter of Tony and Emma (Ederer) Neuheisel. She graduated from St. Luke’s High School in 1952. She married Michael K. Honer on October 6, 1954 at St. Luke’s Catholic Church, Plain, WI. Doris and Michael farmed the Honer farm at Ithaca for six years prior to moving to a farm in the Cazenovia area. Besides the work of farm life, Doris worked many years in the Housekeeping Dept. of the Reedsburg Hospital. She loved to clean, cook and bake for family and friends. Spending time with her grandchildren was a special treasure for her. She was a member of St. Anthony’s Catholic Church, Cazenovia and St. Mary’s Catholic Church, Richland Center. Her membership in St. Anne’s Altar Society and St. Anthony’s Choir was very important to her.

    Doris is survived by her children: Beverly (Jed) Schacht of Green Bay
    Luanne (Steve Mueller) Honer of Lime Ridge
    Diane (Bob) Dembinski of Clearwater, FL
    Duane (Joanne) Honer of Williamsville, NY
    Brian (Melissa) Honer of LaValle

    Nine Grandchildren: Carli (Jake) Krueger, Jenessa Schacht, Ryan Dembinski, Jennifer Honer, Kaitlyn Honer, Clayton Honer, Emma Honer, Sean Carrimon and Misty Miller
    Great Grandsons: Dexter Paasch and Hayden Krueger
    Sister: Ruth Nieman of Reedsburg
    Brother-in-law: James (Virginia) Honer of Madison
    Sister-in-law: Ellen Honer of Lake Geneva
    Doris was preceded in death by her parents, her husband of 60 years, Michael K. Honer, Sister, Lucy Ederer, and brothers-in-law; Don Nieman, Charles Ederer and Tom Honer.

    A Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Tuesday, March 29, 2016 at 11:00 A.M. in St. Anthony’s Catholic Church, Cazenovia with Fr. Wesley Janowski officiating. Visitation will be held on Monday at the Cazenovia Chapel from 4-7 P.M. with a Rosary being prayed at 4P.M. and then again on Tuesday from 10 A.M. until the time of service at the church. Burial will be made in St. Anthony’s Cemetery. The family requests memorials of remembrance be made to St. Anthony’s Catholic Church. The Farber Funeral Home is assisting the family with the arrangements.
Census DateLocation
1940Franklin, Sauk, WisconsinDoris M. Neuheisel was listed as a daughter in Anton Neuheisel's household on the 1940 Census at Franklin, Sauk, Wisconsin.1

Citations

  1. [S373] U.S. Federal Census 1940 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1940; Census Place: Franklin, Sauk, Wisconsin; Roll: T627_4523; Page: 13B; Enumeration District: 56-14.

Helen Marie Blau

F, b. 6 April 1941, d. 26 March 2011
Helen Blau 1960
Father*Edward J. Blau b. 19 Jan 1917, d. 19 Oct 1993
Mother*Agnes F. Gruber b. c 1919, d. b Oct 2004
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name17 September 1960As of 17 September 1960,her married name was Meixelsperger.
  • Helen Marie Blau was born on 6 April 1941 at Sauk, Wisconsin.
  • She was the daughter of Edward J. Blau and Agnes F. Gruber.
  • Helen Marie Blau died on 26 March 2011 at Wisconsin at age 69 Helen Marie Meixelsperger, age 69, of Lone Rock, passed away peacefully on Saturday, March 26, 2011, at home following a courageous battle with cancer. She was born on April 6, 1941, in Spring Green, the daughter of Edward and Agnes (Gruber) Blau. Helen was raised in the Spring Green area and graduated from the Spring Green High School. She worked side by side with her husband, Ed in their cheese factory business known as the Penn Hollow Cheese Factory for more than 30 years as the book keeper and partner. Recently she worked at Lands' End in the monogram department for more than 20 years. Helen was married on Sept. 17, 1960 to Ed Meixelsperger celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary last September. Survivors include her husband, Ed Meixelsperger of Lone Rock, and will forever be remembered by her beloved children, Nancy (Jay) Gavin, Jeff (Tammy) Meixelsperger, Kim (Andrew) Jorgensen and Kathy (Dan) Zweifel, treasured grandchildren, Hannah Gavin, Nicole, Heather and Paige Meixelsperger, Megan White, Alathea Jorgensen and Haley Zweifel, three great-grandchildren, three sisters, Carol Porter, Virginia Meise and Patricia Miller; a brother, James Blau, along with caring in-laws and countless other friends and family whom were blessed to know her. Helen loved following the Milwaukee Brewers, Green Bay Packers and the Milwaukee Bucks sports teams. She was an avid fan and spent endless hours watching and cheering on her favorite teams. She enjoyed her outings to Miller Park to see her favorite Milwaukee Brewers players and would enjoy rooting the team on to victory. She loved laughing, being with her family and having fun with friends. Her love of plants and gardening were also evident. Helen touched the lives of many people with her smile and generosity and maintained her caring ways all the way to the end. A Mass in Helen's memory will be held on Wednesday, March 30, 2011, at 11 a.m. at ST. JOHN'S CATHOLIC CHURCH in Spring Green. Father Mike Resop will officiate with burial in the church cemetery. Visitation will be held on Tuesday, March 29, 2011, from 4 p.m. until 8 p.m. at the RICHARDSON-STAFFORD FUNERAL HOME and on Thursday at the church from 10 a.m. until the time of Mass. Memorials may be made to have Mass said in Helen's memory.

Child of Helen Marie Blau

Jeffrey Gerard Meixelsperger

M, b. 26 April 1963, d. 25 February 2017
Mother*Helen Marie Blau b. 6 Apr 1941, d. 26 Mar 2011
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationJeffrey Gerard Meixelsperger was also known as Jeff.
  • Jeffrey Gerard Meixelsperger was born on 26 April 1963 at Richland, Wisconsin.
  • He was the son of Helen Marie Blau.
  • Jeffrey Gerard Meixelsperger died on 25 February 2017 at age 53 Jeffrey “Jeff” G. Meixelsperger, age 53, of Richland Center, died Saturday, February 25, 2017 at the Richland Hospital. He was born on April 26, 1963 the son of Edwin & Helen (Blau) Meixelsperger. Jeff graduated from River Valley High School in 1981. He worked alongside his father as a cheese maker in his younger years and later worked for Cardinal Glass. On January 17, 1997 he married Tammy Ellen Anderson in Richland Center. He enjoyed the Green Bay Packers and fantasy football. He had a deep love for his 4 daughters.

    Survivors include his wife Tammy Meixelsperger of Richland Center; 4 daughters, Paige Meixelsperger at home of Richland Center, Megan (Austin) VonBehren of Lone Rock, Heather (Kyle) Dickey of Ithaca, Nicole (John) Burch of Richland Center; 6 grandchildren, Caidin, McKenna, and Kynzlie VonBehren of Lone Rock, Brooklyn and Emelia Dickey of Ithaca, Sa’Ryah Burch of Richland Center; his father, Edwin Meixelsperger of Lone Rock; 3 sisters, Nancy (Jay) Gavin of Reedsburg, Kim (Andrew) Jorgensen of Portage, Kathy (Dan) Zweifel of Mt. Horeb; 3 nieces, Hanna Gavin, Haley Zweifel, Alathea Jorgensen; other relatives and friends.

    He is preceded in death by his mother, Helen Meixelsperger.

    A Celebration of Life Service will be held at Noon on Thursday, March 2, 2017 at the Clary Memorial Funeral Home in Richland Center with Ron Fruit officiating. Friends may call on Thursday, March 2, 2017 from 9:00 AM until the time of services at Noon.

Virginia L. Blau

F, b. 30 November 1944, d. 26 March 2017
Madison Wisconsin State Journal July 5, 1963 - Mrs Duane Meise (Virginia Blau)
Father*Edward J. Blau b. 19 Jan 1917, d. 19 Oct 1993
Mother*Agnes F. Gruber b. c 1919, d. b Oct 2004
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name4 July 1963As of 4 July 1963,her married name was Meise.
  • Virginia L. Blau was born on 30 November 1944.
  • She was the daughter of Edward J. Blau and Agnes F. Gruber.
  • Virginia L. Blau died on 26 March 2017 at age 72 Virginia L. Meise age 72 of Plain passed away on Sunday, March 26, 2017 at her home surrounded by her family following a courageous health journey. She was born on November 30, 1944 in Spring Green, WI the daughter of Edward and Agnes (Gruber) Blau. She was married on July 4, 1963 to Duane Meise and they were married 53 years. Virginia was a member of St. Luke’s Catholic Church in Plain and the Plain American Legion Auxiliary. She loved to gamble and was an avid fan of the Green Bay Packers, the UW Wisconsin Badgers and the Milwaukee Brewers. She was a devoted wife, mother, grandmother, homemaker and waitressed at the Palace Bar for 28 years. Virginia was always putting others before herself. Survivors include, her husband, Duane Meise of Plain, 3 children, Dan (Anna) Meise of Sauk City, Lori (Brian) Pulvermacher of Plain, LeAnn (George) Klaetsch of Verona, 6 grandchildren, Devan and Ava Meise, Courtney and Brittney Pulvermacher, Isabella Cross and Addison Klaetsch, 2 sisters, Carol (Tom) Porter and Patti (Norm) Miller, a sister-in-law, Audrey Blau, a special aunt, Helen Jax, nieces, nephews, cousins, other relatives and friends. She was preceded in death by her parents, Edward and Agnes Blau, a sister, Helen Meixelsperger, a brother, Jim Blau and 2 nephews, Todd Blau and Jeff Meixelsperger. A Mass in memory of Virginia will be held on Friday, March 31, 2017 at 11:00 A.M. at St. Luke’s Catholic Church in Plain with burial in the church cemetery. Visitation will be held on Thursday, March 30, 2017 at St. Luke’s Catholic Church from 5:00 P.M.-8:00 P.M. and again on Friday from 10:00 A.M. until the time of Mass.

James E. Blau

M, b. 4 June 1946, d. 12 April 2015
Father*Edward J. Blau b. 19 Jan 1917, d. 19 Oct 1993
Mother*Agnes F. Gruber b. c 1919, d. b Oct 2004
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationJames E. Blau was also known as Jim.
  • James E. Blau was born on 4 June 1946 at Sauk, Wisconsin.
  • He was the son of Edward J. Blau and Agnes F. Gruber.
  • James E. Blau witnessed the marriage of Ann Catherine McCarthy and Gerald A. Blau on 5 August 1961.
  • James E. Blau died on 12 April 2015 at age 68 Jim, age 68, of Spring Green, WI, died Sunday night, April 12, 2015 at St. Mary’s Hospital surrounded by his family. Born June 4, 1946, in Spring Green, WI, he was the son of the late Edward and Agnes (Gruber) Blau.

    Jim is survived by his loving wife of 44 years Audrey (Bauer) Blau; his two daughters Sheila (Eric) Williams of Glen Ellyn, IL; and Sara (Troy) Anderson of Brooklyn Park, MN. Jim has four grandchildren who meant the world to him: Zach & Anne Williams and Blake & Ashley Anderson. Jim also leaves behind three wonderful sisters: Carol (Tom) Porter, Virginia (Dewey) Meise, Patti (Norm) Miller and a very special aunt, Helen Jax. Jim will be missed by so many aunts, cousins, nieces, nephews and friends.

    He was a devoted and dedicated man in everything he did. He was employed by Pecks Feed Inc. for 51 years. Jim served as the Clerk for the Town of Spring Green for the last 22 years. He was very active in St. John’s parish by serving as chairman of the school’s funfest raffle for 30 years. He served on the parish council and was a member of the Knights of Columbus. Jim had a green thumb and so loved his flowers. He was very proud of his hosta gardens and there was always a bright splash of color in his yard. Jim was always ready to lend a hand or help someone in need always thinking of others before himself. He was a true asset to the church and community. Jim was an avid UW Wisconsin Badger, Green Bay Packer and Milwaukee Brewer Fan.

    He was preceded in death by his son Todd James; his parents, Edward & Agnes; his sister, Helen Meixelsperger; his in-laws, Norbert & Rita Bauer and many aunts, uncles, cousins and friends. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Thursday, April 16, 2015 at 11:00A.M. at St. John’s Catholic Church in Spring Green. Fr. Mike Resop will officiate with burial in the church cemetery. Visitation will be held on Wednesday, April 15, 2015 from 4:00 P.M.-8:00 P.M. at St. John’s Catholic Church where a Knights of Columbus Rosary will be recited at 8:00 P.M. Visitation will also be held at the church on Thursday from 9:30 A.M. until the time of Mass. The Richardson-Stafford Funeral Home in Spring Green is assisting the family with the arrangements.

Child of James E. Blau

Gaelyn Walter Schuette

M, b. 31 October 1935, d. 8 April 2018
Gaelyn Walter Schuette
Father*Walter C. Schuette b. 7 Mar 1902, d. 3 Mar 1983
Mother*Rosina D. Baldner b. 21 Sep 1911, d. 14 Aug 1996
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationGaelyn Walter Schuette was also known as Gallyn.
  • Gaelyn Walter Schuette was born on 31 October 1935 at Reedsburg, Sauk, Wisconsin.
  • He was the son of Walter C. Schuette and Rosina D. Baldner.
  • Gaelyn Walter Schuette died on 8 April 2018 at age 82 Gaelyn Walter Schuette, 82, of Wisconsin Dells, passed away Sunday, April 8, 2018, at his residence in Wisconsin Dells, surrounded by his loving family.

    Gaelyn was born Oct. 31, 1935, in Reedsburg, the son of Walter and Rosina (Baldner) Schuette. He was baptised Nov. 24, 1935, and was confirmed April 10, 1949, at St. Peter’s Lutheran Church. He attended grade school at St. Peter’s Lutheran School and graduated from Webb High School in 1953, both in Reedsburg.

    After high school, Gaelyn began his 46-year career at Hankscraft/Gerber Products Company as a set up man on the motor line, promoted to lead man, foreman, general foreman, plant superintendent, plant manager, logistics manager, and director of manufacturing baby care before retiring in 2000. Gaelyn had a strong focus on plant safety, serving for many years on the board of directors, including as president of the Four City Safety Council as well as serving as chairman of the Reedsburg United Fund Industrial Division. Gaelyn completed his coursework in mechanical drafting and engineering, as well as business and management at Chicago Technical College and the University of Wisconsin.

    Gaelyn also served in the 32nd Division 1st Squadron 105th Cavalry Armored Division of the Army National Guard of Wisconsin with a rank of staff sergeant for six years, including 28 months of active duty, and was called up during the Berlin Crisis. He earned numerous awards and decorations, especially for marksmanship, and was honorably discharged in 1964.

    Gaelyn married Darlene Nickel on June 30, 1962, at Trinity Lutheran Church in Wisconsin Dells, and they have been happily married for 55 years. Gaelyn was a very active member of Trinity Lutheran Church and school over the years ushering, serving on the board of elders, and also many years on the board of education. After retirement, Gaelyn continued to stay busy enjoying gardening, ice fishing, grilling outdoors, riding his four wheeler, watching sporting events, working on his photo albums and stamp collection, traveling with his family, attending his grandchildren’s activities, volunteering with community events through the Wisconsin Dells Visitor and Convention Bureau, and during the summer months was a ticket agent for the Wisconsin Ducks and also for the last ten years with the Dells Army Ducks.

    Gaelyn was a loving and caring husband and father, a good provider, and possessed a very strong work ethic. Gaelyn is survived by his loving wife Darlene; sons, Tim of Portage, and Darrin (Tiffany) of Kiel; grandchildren, Alex, Anna, and William; sister, Janice (Paul) Plachetka of Reedsburg; many cousins; and numerous friends.

    He was preceded in death by his parents.

    Gaelyn touched the lives of many people during his life, and will be deeply and sadly missed by all who knew him, especially his loving family. We love you dad.

    Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Friday, April 13, 2018, at Trinity Lutheran Church, 728 Church St., Wisconsin Dells, with Reverend Matthew Gehrke officiating. Burial will follow at the Spring Grove Cemetery, Wisconsin Dells, with military honors provided by the Harold B. Larkin American Legion Post 187 of Wisconsin Dells. Visitation will be held from 4-7 p.m. Thursday, April 12, and from 10-11 a.m. Friday, April 13, at Trinity Lutheran Church.

    The Picha Funeral Home of Wisconsin Dells assisted the family with arrangements.
Census DateLocation
1940Reedsburg, Sauk, WisconsinGaelyn Walter Schuette was listed as a son in Walter C. Schuette's household on the 1940 Census at Reedsburg, Sauk, Wisconsin.1

Citations

  1. [S373] U.S. Federal Census 1940 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1940; Census Place: Reedsburg, Sauk, Wisconsin; Roll: m-t0627-04523; Page: 4B; Enumeration District: 56-32A.

William F. Meyer

M, b. circa 1879, d. after 1940
  • William F. Meyer was born circa 1879 at Germany.
  • He married Hilda Sorge before 1920.
  • William F. Meyer died after 1940.

Child of William F. Meyer and Hilda Sorge

Hilda Sorge

F, b. 12 April 1889, d. 22 May 1971
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Namebefore 1920As of before 1920,her married name was Meyer.
  • Hilda Sorge was born on 12 April 1889 at Sauk, Wisconsin.
  • She married William F. Meyer before 1920.
  • Hilda Sorge died on 22 May 1971 at Dane, Wisconsin, at age 82.

Child of Hilda Sorge and William F. Meyer

Katherine M. Hanson

F, b. 26 February 1915, d. 25 October 1996
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Namebefore 1935As of before 1935,her married name was Gehrke.

Reoa A. (?)

F, b. circa 1914
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Namebefore 1933As of before 1933,her married name was VanNatta.

Kenneth Wadsworth

M, b. circa 1918

Margaret Stark

F, b. circa 1919, d. after 2008
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Namebefore 1939As of before 1939,her married name was VanNatta.
Married Nameafter 1952As of after 1952,her married name was Adickes.

Children of Margaret Stark and Frank Leo VanNatta

Donald VanNatta

M, b. circa 1921, d. before 2017
Father*William McKinley VanNatta b. 22 Dec 1893, d. 20 Dec 1971
Mother*Ethel L. Doeltz b. 26 Apr 1889

Marion VanNatta

F, b. circa 1926, d. before 2017
Father*William McKinley VanNatta b. 22 Dec 1893, d. 20 Dec 1971
Mother*Ethel L. Doeltz b. 26 Apr 1889

Clifford George VanNatta

M, b. 2 May 1928, d. 21 March 2017
Father*William McKinley VanNatta b. 22 Dec 1893, d. 20 Dec 1971
Mother*Ethel L. Doeltz b. 26 Apr 1889
  • Clifford George VanNatta was born on 2 May 1928 at Wisconsin.
  • He was the son of William McKinley VanNatta and Ethel L. Doeltz.
  • Clifford George VanNatta married Marion Linden, daughter of John P. Linden and Lelia Corlett, on 22 June 1950.
  • Clifford George VanNatta died on 21 March 2017 at age 88 Clifford George Van Natta, age 88, passed away peacefully on March 21, 2017, at Epione Pavilion in Cuba City, WI. Mass of Christian Burial will be 10:30 a.m. Monday, March 27, 2017 at St. Mary’s Catholic Church, Platteville. Burial will be at Calvary Cemetery, Platteville, where military rites will be accorded by VFW Post #5274 and American Legion Post #42. Friends may call from 1:00 – 4:00 p.m. Sunday, March 26, 2017 at the Melby Funeral Home & Crematory, Platteville, or from 9:30 a.m. until the time of service on Monday at the church. Memorials may be made to the Clifford G. VanNatta Memorial Fund. Online condolences may be made at www.melbyfh.com.

    Cliff was born on May 2, 1928, in Platteville, WI, the son of William and Ethel Doelz Van Natta. He graduated from Platteville High School in 1946, and married Marion Linden, his high school sweetheart, on June 22, 1950.

    Cliff is survived by his brother, Glen of Lancaster, WI, son, Robert (Marcia) Van Natta of Westfield, WI, daughter, Catherine (John) Jones of Jasper, IN, and daughter-in-law, Heather Van Natta of Madison, WI; five grandchildren, Jessi (Cody) Ebben of Minnetonka, MN, Amy (Justin) Weishaar of Westfield, WI and Carolyn, Emily and Zachary Jones of Jasper, IN; sister-in-law Elaine Linden Pokrandt of Oshkosh, WI; many nieces and nephews, other relatives and friends. He was preceded in death by his wife, Marion, on July 11, 2009, and his son, David, on December 11, 2011; also brothers Maynard, Leonard, Donald and sisters Lela, Fern, Marion, and Alice.

    Cliff served in the U.S. Army from 1952-1954, stationed in Germany. While there, he played on the Army’s Red Legs football team and met lifelong friends, Earl Plank and Ged Marchertas. Cliff initially worked as a plumber with the family business, Van Natta Plumbing and Heating, in Platteville. In 1962, he joined the staff at UW-Platteville in plumbing and later became the Maintenance and Craftsman Manager until his retirement in 1989. Cliff was a member of St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Platteville where he volunteered tirelessly serving on church committees and maintaining the church and school buildings. He was an active member of the Knights of Columbus and was a Fourth Degree Grand Knight. He belonged to American Legion Post 42. Cliff played fast pitch softball for several years and loved pitching horseshoes. He was a founding member of the Platteville Horseshoe Pitchers Association. He was an avid Pioneer, Badger, Packers, and Brewers fan. Cliff enjoyed working in his yard, doing household improvement projects, reading, and listening to music.

    Cliff was blessed with wonderful, caring neighbors and friends over the years. The family wishes to thank Sue Shafer who lovingly cared for him at home over the past four years, the staff at Epione Pavilion in Cuba City and Hospice of Dubuque for their compassionate care.

    Cliff is remembered as a wonderful, loving father and grandfather, a witty, charming gentleman, and a gracious, faithful man. His kindness, perseverance, and positive attitude set an example by which we all can live.

Child of Clifford George VanNatta and Marion Linden

Glen VanNatta

M, b. circa 1930
Father*William McKinley VanNatta b. 22 Dec 1893, d. 20 Dec 1971
Mother*Ethel L. Doeltz b. 26 Apr 1889

Everett May

M, b. circa 1908

Ambrose F. Rupp

M, b. circa 1931
Father*Peter Bernard Rupp Jr. b. 12 Jun 1893, d. 19 Jun 1962
Mother*Odelia Antonette Wiest b. 4 Jul 1891, d. 30 Apr 1963
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationAmbrose F. Rupp was also known as Andrew.
  • Ambrose F. Rupp was born circa 1931 at Wisconsin.
  • He was the son of Peter Bernard Rupp Jr. and Odelia Antonette Wiest.
  • Ambrose F. Rupp married Shirley Carole Watters, daughter of Jerry G. Watters and Olive (?), on 1 August 1953 at Holy Ghost Church, Grant, Wisconsin, Shirley Carole Watters and Ambrose F Rupp engagement and marriage announcements.
    Dubuque Telegraph Herald July 14, 1953 - Shirley Carole Watters and Ambrose F Rupp engagement announcement
    Dubuque Telegraph Herald August 2, 1953 - Shirley Carole Watters and Ambrose F Rupp marriage announcement
     In November 1964 at Hazel Green, Grant, Wisconsin, held Ambrose Rupp and Mrs O'Della Rupp Estate Sale.
Dubuque Telegraph Herald November 11, 1964 - Ambrose Rupp and Mrs O'Della Rupp Estate Sale

Children of Ambrose F. Rupp and Shirley Carole Watters

Arthur G. Pittelkow

M
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationArthur G. Pittelkow was also known as A. G.

Henry Weinrich

M

Child of Henry Weinrich

Robert Crooks Adams

M, b. 3 November 1859, d. 1 May 1930
Father*William Adams b. c 1827, d. 2 Feb 1902
Mother*Elizabeth Campbell Crooks b. 27 Jun 1833, d. 26 Feb 1863
  • Robert Crooks Adams was born on 3 November 1859 at Waynesboro, Pennsylvania.
  • He was the son of William Adams and Elizabeth Campbell Crooks.
  • Robert Crooks Adams married Marie Louise Lambe on 21 September 1881 at DuPage, Illinois.
  • Robert Crooks Adams died on 1 May 1930 at Wheaton, DuPage, Illinois, at age 70.
  • He was buried after 1 May 1930 at Wheaton Cemetery, Wheaton, DuPage, Illinois.
Census DateLocation
16 June 1900Milton, Dupage, IllinoisRobert Crooks Adams was listed as the head of a family on the 1900 Census at Milton, Dupage, Illinois.1
16 April 1910Wheaton Ward 3, DuPage, IllinoisHe was listed as the head of a family on the 1910 Census at Wheaton Ward 3, DuPage, Illinois, household also includes nephew Louis Lambe, age 22.2
5 January 1920Wheaton Ward 2, DuPage, IllinoisHe was listed as the head of a family on the 1920 Census at Wheaton Ward 2, DuPage, Illinois.3
4 April 1930Milton, DuPage, IllinoisHe was listed as the head of a family on the 1930 Census at Milton, DuPage, Illinois.4

Children of Robert Crooks Adams and Marie Louise Lambe

Citations

  1. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1900; Census Place: Milton, Dupage, Illinois; Roll: 298; Page: 13B; Enumeration District: 0032; FHL microfilm: 1240298.
  2. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1910; Census Place: Wheaton Ward 3, DuPage, Illinois; Roll: T624_285; Page: 3B; Enumeration District: 0009; Image: 1171; FHL microfilm: 1374298.
  3. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1920; Census Place: Wheaton Ward 2, DuPage, Illinois; Roll: T625_366; Page: 5A; Enumeration District: 19; Image: 251.
  4. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1930; Census Place: Milton, DuPage, Illinois; Roll: 511; Page: 5A; Enumeration District: 54; Image: 1041.0; FHL microfilm: 2340246.

Marie Louise Lambe

F, b. 11 March 1862, d. 6 July 1942
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationMarie Louise Lambe was also known as Lamat.
Name VariationMarie Louise Lambe was also known as Daisy Marie.
Married Name21 September 1881As of 21 September 1881,her married name was Adams.
  • Marie Louise Lambe was born on 11 March 1862 at Warrenville, Illinois.
  • She married Robert Crooks Adams, son of William Adams and Elizabeth Campbell Crooks, on 21 September 1881 at DuPage, Illinois.
  • Marie Louise Lambe died on 6 July 1942 at Wheaton, DuPage, Illinois, at age 80.
  • She was buried after 6 July 1942 at Wheaton Cemetery, Wheaton, DuPage, Illinois.
Census DateLocation
16 June 1900Milton, Dupage, IllinoisMarie Louise Lambe was listed as wife in Robert Crooks Adams's household on the 1900 Census at Milton, Dupage, Illinois.1
16 April 1910Wheaton Ward 3, DuPage, IllinoisMarie Louise Lambe was listed as a daughter in Robert Crooks Adams's household on the 1910 Census at Wheaton Ward 3, DuPage, Illinois; household also includes nephew Louis Lambe, age 22.2
5 January 1920Wheaton Ward 2, DuPage, IllinoisMarie Louise Lambe was listed as wife in Robert Crooks Adams's household on the 1920 Census at Wheaton Ward 2, DuPage, Illinois.3
4 April 1930Milton, DuPage, IllinoisMarie Louise Lambe was listed as a daughter in Robert Crooks Adams's household on the 1930 Census at Milton, DuPage, Illinois.4
25 April 1940Wheaton, DuPage, IllinoisMarie Louise Lambe was listed as mother-in-law in Earl A. Anderson's household on the 1940 Census at Wheaton, DuPage, Illinois.5
     Marie Louise Lambe had 7 with 7 living in June 1900 children. She had 9 with 9 living in 1910 children.

Children of Marie Louise Lambe and Robert Crooks Adams

Citations

  1. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1900; Census Place: Milton, Dupage, Illinois; Roll: 298; Page: 13B; Enumeration District: 0032; FHL microfilm: 1240298.
  2. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1910; Census Place: Wheaton Ward 3, DuPage, Illinois; Roll: T624_285; Page: 3B; Enumeration District: 0009; Image: 1171; FHL microfilm: 1374298.
  3. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1920; Census Place: Wheaton Ward 2, DuPage, Illinois; Roll: T625_366; Page: 5A; Enumeration District: 19; Image: 251.
  4. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1930; Census Place: Milton, DuPage, Illinois; Roll: 511; Page: 5A; Enumeration District: 54; Image: 1041.0; FHL microfilm: 2340246.
  5. [S373] U.S. Federal Census 1940 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1940; Census Place: Wheaton, DuPage, Illinois; Roll: T627_798; Page: 62B; Enumeration District: 22-69.