Philomena E. (?)

F, b. 1 October 1902, d. 20 April 1982
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Kruser.
  • Philomena E. (?) married August J. Kruser Jr., son of August Kruser Sr. and Catherine Digmann.
  • Philomena E. (?) was born on 1 October 1902.
  • She died on 20 April 1982 at age 79.
  • She was buried after 20 April 1982 at Immaculate Conception Church Cemetery, Kieler, Grant, Wisconsin.

Frances Cecelia Kuhle

F, b. 19 December 1895, d. 27 June 1967
Father*Bernard Kuhle
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Kruser.
  • Frances Cecelia Kuhle married Bernard J. Kruser, son of August Kruser Sr. and Catherine Digmann.
  • Frances Cecelia Kuhle was born on 19 December 1895 at Grant, Wisconsin.
  • She was the daughter of Bernard Kuhle.
  • Frances Cecelia Kuhle died on 27 June 1967 at Lancaster, Grant, Wisconsin, at age 71.
  • She was buried after 27 June 1967 at Immaculate Conception Church Cemetery, Kieler, Grant, Wisconsin.

Bruce Jude Kruser

M, b. 28 September 1942, d. 28 September 1942
Father*Albert J. Kruser b. 25 Jun 1908, d. 14 Aug 1979
Mother*Fredricka M. Loeffelholz b. 3 Oct 1903, d. 1 Aug 1996
  • Bruce Jude Kruser died on 28 September 1942.
  • He was born on 28 September 1942.
  • He was buried after 28 September 1942 at Immaculate Conception Church Cemetery, Kieler, Grant, Wisconsin.
  • He was the son of Albert J. Kruser and Fredricka M. Loeffelholz.

Karen Celeste Kruser

F, b. 21 January 1944, d. 21 January 1944
Father*Albert J. Kruser b. 25 Jun 1908, d. 14 Aug 1979
Mother*Fredricka M. Loeffelholz b. 3 Oct 1903, d. 1 Aug 1996
  • Karen Celeste Kruser died on 21 January 1944.
  • She was born on 21 January 1944.
  • She was buried after 21 January 1944 at Immaculate Conception Church Cemetery, Kieler, Grant, Wisconsin.
  • She was the daughter of Albert J. Kruser and Fredricka M. Loeffelholz.

Patricia A. (?)

F
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Kruser.

Ruth Ann Kruser

F, b. 13 February 1940, d. 3 September 1974
Father*Albert J. Kruser b. 25 Jun 1908, d. 14 Aug 1979
Mother*Fredricka M. Loeffelholz b. 3 Oct 1903, d. 1 Aug 1996
  • Ruth Ann Kruser was born on 13 February 1940 at Wisconsin.
  • She was the daughter of Albert J. Kruser and Fredricka M. Loeffelholz.
  • Ruth Ann Kruser died on 3 September 1974 at age 34.
  • She was buried after 3 September 1974 at Immaculate Conception Church Cemetery, Kieler, Grant, Wisconsin.

Jane F. Loeffelholz

F, b. 20 April 1947, d. 9 June 2007
Mrs Donald Novotney (Jane Loeffelholz) 1972
Father*Vincent J. Loeffelholz b. 9 Jun 1913, d. 22 Jan 1986
Mother*Catherine Sylvia Kieler b. 18 Oct 1916, d. 5 Feb 1950
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name3 June 1972As of 3 June 1972,her married name was Novotney.
  • Jane F. Loeffelholz was born on 20 April 1947.
  • She was the daughter of Vincent J. Loeffelholz and Catherine Sylvia Kieler.
  • Jane F. Loeffelholz was a bridesmaid at the wedding of James Collins and Cecilia T. Loeffelholz in November 1964; Cecelia Loeffelholz and James Collins marriage announcement.
  • Jane F. Loeffelholz died on 9 June 2007 at age 60 Jane F. (Loeffelholz) Novotney, 60, of 4000 Terra Bella Drive in Jefferson City and formerly of La Crosse, died Saturday, June 9, 2007, (her father's birthday), at St. Mary's Hospital in Jefferson City. She had been diagnosed with pancreatic cancer 11 months earlier.

    Services will be at 1 p.m. Saturday at Holy Ghost Catholic Church in Dickeyville, Wis., with the Revs. Francis Steffen and Joseph Hirsch officiating. Burial will be in the church cemetery. Friends may call from 4 to 8 p.m. Friday at Casey Funeral Home in Cuba City, Wis., where Reflections will be at 7 p.m., and a rosary at 7:30 p.m. Friends may also call at the funeral home on Saturday from 11 a.m. until 12:15 p.m.

    Jane was born on April 20, 1947, in Dickeyville (Grant County), the daughter of Vincent C. and Catherine (Kieler) Loeffelholz. She married Donald F. Novotney on June 3, 1972. They were residents of La Crosse for 14 years, where Donald was the former superintendent of Catholic schools for the Diocese of La Crosse. She was preceded in death by her parents.

    Survivors include her husband, Donald of Jefferson City; three daughters, Nicole Novotney of Denver, Tara Novotney of Omaha, Neb., and Theresa Novotney of Nashville, Tenn; two sons, Thomas (Julie) Novotney of Rockwell, Iowa, and Michael Novotney of Milwaukee; four grandchildren, Allison, Cecilia, Daniel and Emma Novotney; eight sisters; and three brothers.

Leo John Abing

M, b. 19 February 1935, d. 22 December 2009
Father*Charles Edward Abing b. 26 Feb 1898, d. Jan 1977
Mother*Martha M. Schmitz b. c 1904, d. 1966
  • Leo John Abing was born on 19 February 1935.
  • He was the son of Charles Edward Abing and Martha M. Schmitz.
  • Leo John Abing died on 22 December 2009 at age 74 Leo J. Abing, age 74, of Lancaster, died on Tuesday, December 22, 2009, at his residence in Lancaster. He was born on February 19, 1935, in Potosi, the son of Charles and Martha (Schmitz) Abing. On September 11, 1956, he was united in marriage to Bernadette M. Loeffelholz at Holy Ghost Catholic Church in Dickeyville. Together they farmed in Grant County and in 1965, moved to their family farm in South Lancaster Township. He was a member of St. Clement Catholic Church where he served as an usher. Leo was also a member of the Catholic Knights and served as vice president. He was also employed with American Breeder Service, and Murrays Dairy Farm and Refrigeration. Leo and Bernadette owned and operated the Maple Harris Guest House in Lancaster for fifteen years. Leo enjoyed scouting back roads and fence line shopping. He was always ready to lend his time to anyone in need.

    Survivors include his wife, Bernadette Abing, Lancaster; his children: Denis Abing, Lancaster; Gerard (Roxzanne) Abing, Platteville; Julie (Ted) Sanger, Lancaster; Mark Abing, Germany; Trina (Johnie) Snyder, Lancaster; Stuart (Liz) Abing, Lancaster; Todd (Theresa) Abing, Richland Center; Vera (Robert Lackore) Abing, Madison; 20 grandchildren; 12 great-grandchildren; his brothers and sisters: Marie Herrig, Dubuque, IA; Irene (Clarence) Seng, Potosi; Bernice Kaiser, Kieler; Louella Brant, Kieler; Betty (James) Jungk, Dubuque, IA; Irwin (Katie) Abing, Potosi; Doris (Bernard) Hentrich, Hazel Green; Margaret (Joseph) Hentrich, Belmont; Richard (Paulette) Abing, Potosi; a sister-in-law, Florentine (Dan) Abing-Joyce, Lancaster.

    In addition to his parents, Leo was preceded in death by two brothers: Gerald and Cyril Abing and a great-grandson, Cadillac Custer.

    Funeral services were held on Monday, December 28, 2009, at 10:30 a.m. at St. Clement Catholic Church in Lancaster with Father William Seipp and Father John Norder officiating. Burial was in St. Clement Cemetery, Lancaster. Family and friends called on Sunday, December 27, 2009, from 1:00 p.m. until 5:00 p.m. at St. Clement and from 9:30 a.m. until time of services on Monday. Schwartz Funeral Home is assisting the family.

Cecilia T. Loeffelholz

F, b. 18 February 1938, d. 25 March 2018
Cecilia (Loeffelholz) Collins
Mrs James Collins (Cecelia Loeffelholz) 1964
Father*Vincent J. Loeffelholz b. 9 Jun 1913, d. 22 Jan 1986
Mother*Catherine Sylvia Kieler b. 18 Oct 1916, d. 5 Feb 1950
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameNovember 1964As of November 1964,her married name was Collins.
  • Cecilia T. Loeffelholz was born on 18 February 1938 at Dickeyville, Grant, Wisconsin.
  • She was the daughter of Vincent J. Loeffelholz and Catherine Sylvia Kieler.
  • Cecilia T. Loeffelholz married James Collins in November 1964 Cecelia Loeffelholz and James Collins marriage announcement.
    Dubuque Telegraph Herald November 15, 1964 - Cecelia Loeffelholz and James Collins marriage announcement
  • Cecilia T. Loeffelholz died on 25 March 2018 at age 80 Cecilia T. Collins, 80, of Walford, Iowa, formerly of Dubuque entered eternal life Sunday, March 25, 2018 at Colonial Manor of Amana. Visitation will be from 4 to 8 pm Wednesday at the Egelhof, Siegert and Casper Westview Funeral Home and Crematory, 2659 Kennedy Road. Funeral services will be 10 a.m. Thursday at St. Raphael Cathedral. Burial will be in Mt. Calvary Cemetery.
    Cecilia was born February 18, 1938 in Dickeyville, Wisconsin, daughter of Vincent and Catherine (Kieler) Loeffelholz. In 1964 she married James W. Collins in Dickeyville, Wisconsin. He preceded her in death in October of 2003.
    She worked as a cook at Lady of Lourdes for 17 years. She was a girl scout leader for four years and loved to quilt and crochet. She only had one daughter; however, she raised several. She helped raise her brothers and sisters at a young age and she babysat for several years. She was loved, and will be missed by, many. She was a member of St. Raphael Cathedral.
    She is survived by a daughter, Kelly (Jeffrey) Pottebaum of Walford, Iowa; three granddaughters, Carolyn, Colleen and Catherine Pottebaum; three brothers, Tom (Connie) Loeffelholz and Fidelis (Nancy) Loeffelholz, both of Platteville and Vincent (Sally) Loeffelholz of Cuba City; seven sisters, Bernadette (Don) Williams of Lancaster, Agnes (Norb) Fritz of Lancaster, Felicia Schmitt of Platteville, Imelda (Bob) Hying of Potosi, Madonna (Mick) Whitaker of Potosi, Mary Lou (Harvey) Kruser of Potosi, and Ruth (LaVern) Wiederholt of Cuba City; a brother in law, Don Novotney; sister in law, Mary O’Hara and brother in law, Michael Collins and many nieces and nephews.
    She was also preceded in death by a sister, Jane Novotney; brother in law, Leo Abing; brother in law, Jack O’Hara and sister in law, Maureen Collins.
Census DateLocation
8 May 1940Paris, Grant, WisconsinCecilia T. Loeffelholz was listed as a daughter in Vincent J. Loeffelholz's household on the 1940 Census at Paris, Grant, Wisconsin.1

Citations

  1. [S373] U.S. Federal Census 1940 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1940; Census Place: Paris, Grant, Wisconsin; Roll: T627_4481; Page: 10B; Enumeration District: 22-37.

James Collins

M, d. October 2003

Anton J. Schmitt

M, b. 24 July 1929, d. 21 July 2011
Anton J Schmitt
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationAnton J. Schmitt was also known as Tony.
  • Anton J. Schmitt was born on 24 July 1929 at St. Lucas, Iowa.
  • He died on 21 July 2011 at Platteville, Grant, Wisconsin, at age 81 Anton J. “Tony” Schmitt, 81, of the Sunset Apartments in Dickeyville, Wisconsin, died Thursday, July 21, 2011, at Manor Care Health Services Nursing Home in Platteville. Services will be 11:00 a.m. Monday, July 25, 2011, at Holy Ghost Catholic Church in Dickeyville with Rev. Bernard Rott and Msgr. Carl Schmitt officiating. Burial will be in the church cemetery. Friends may call from 9-10:45 a.m. Monday at the church before the service. Casey Funeral Home & Cremation Services of Cuba City is in charge of arrangements.


    Tony was born on July 24, 1929, in St. Lucas, Iowa, the son of Joseph and Anna (Blong) Schmitt. He worked at the Dubuque Pack for 25 years and farmed until 1986.

    Survivors include his former wife, Felicia Schmitt, of Platteville; two sons, Jeff (Cathy) Schmitt, of Windsor, Wisconsin, and Jody (girlfriend, Lisa) Schmitt, of Platteville; three sisters, Verna (Al) Massman, of New Albin, Iowa, Emily (Cleo) Heying, of Postville, Iowa, and Elaine (Roger) Kleve, of Cresco, Iowa; three brothers, Msgr. Carl Schmitt, of New Hampton, Iowa, Floyd (Deb) Schmitt, of Castalia, Iowa, and Raymond (Nancy) Schmitt, of Las Vegas, Nevada; a sister-in-law, Imelda Schmitt, of West Union, Iowa; and five grandchildren, Jamie, Brittany, Sabrina, Trevor and Dakota.

    He was preceded in death by his parents, Joseph and Anna; two brothers, Clem and Henry; and two sisters, Marie Schmitt and Agnes Meyer.

William Hying

M, b. circa 1919
Father*Anthony Hying b. c 1887
Mother*unknown (?) d. b 1920
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationWilliam Hying was also known as Wil.
Census DateLocation
1920Highland, Iowa, WisconsinWilliam Hying was listed as a son in Anthony Hying's household on the 1920 Census at Highland, Iowa, Wisconsin.1

Citations

  1. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1920; Census Place: Highland, Iowa, Wisconsin; Roll: T625_1989; Page: 8B; Enumeration District: 157; Image: 189.

Anthony Hying

M, b. circa 1916
Father*Anthony Hying b. c 1887
Mother*unknown (?) d. b 1920
Census DateLocation
1920Highland, Iowa, WisconsinAnthony Hying was listed as a son in Anthony Hying's household on the 1920 Census at Highland, Iowa, Wisconsin.1

Citations

  1. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1920; Census Place: Highland, Iowa, Wisconsin; Roll: T625_1989; Page: 8B; Enumeration District: 157; Image: 189.

Leo Hying

M, b. circa 1918
Father*Anthony Hying b. c 1887
Mother*unknown (?) d. b 1920
Census DateLocation
1920Highland, Iowa, WisconsinLeo Hying was listed as a son in Anthony Hying's household on the 1920 Census at Highland, Iowa, Wisconsin.1

Children of Leo Hying and Inez Kabele

Citations

  1. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1920; Census Place: Highland, Iowa, Wisconsin; Roll: T625_1989; Page: 8B; Enumeration District: 157; Image: 189.

Mary (?)

F, b. circa 1857, d. after 1930
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Hying.
  • Mary (?) married G. Henry Hying.
  • Mary (?) was born circa 1857 at Germany.
  • She died after 1930.

Child of Mary (?) and G. Henry Hying

G. Henry Hying

M, b. circa 1855, d. before 1930
  • G. Henry Hying married Mary (?).
  • G. Henry Hying was born circa 1855 at Germany.
  • He died before 1930.

Child of G. Henry Hying and Mary (?)

unknown (?)

F, d. before 1920
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Namebefore 1916As of before 1916,her married name was Hying.

Children of unknown (?) and Anthony Hying

Violet Parker

F, b. circa 1918
Father*Max Parker b. c 1895, d. b 1930
Mother*Angeline J. Richter b. 20 Feb 1895, d. 15 Oct 1966

Janette Parker

F, b. circa 1920
Father*Max Parker b. c 1895, d. b 1930
Mother*Angeline J. Richter b. 20 Feb 1895, d. 15 Oct 1966

Frank Parker

M, d. before 1925
  • Frank Parker married Sarah Bemis.
  • Frank Parker died before 1925.

Child of Frank Parker and Sarah Bemis

Sarah Bemis

F, d. before 1925
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Parker.
  • Sarah Bemis married Frank Parker.
  • Sarah Bemis died before 1925.

Child of Sarah Bemis and Frank Parker

Harry A. Licht

M, b. March 1899, d. 1945
Father*Herman M. Licht b. Oct 1872, d. 1955
Mother*Ida Steckelberg b. Feb 1880, d. 1973
  • Harry A. Licht was born in March 1899 at Wisconsin.
  • He was the son of Herman M. Licht and Ida Steckelberg.
  • As of 1930, Harry A. Licht was never married.
  • He died in 1945.
Census DateLocation
22 June 1900Westfield, Sauk, WisconsinHarry A. Licht was listed as a son in Herman M. Licht's household on the 1900 Census at Westfield, Sauk, Wisconsin; surname listed as Light.1
1910Westfield, Sauk, WisconsinHarry A. Licht was listed as a son in Herman M. Licht's household on the 1910 Census at Westfield, Sauk, Wisconsin; surname listed as Licht.2
1930Westfield, Sauk, WisconsinHarry A. Licht was listed as a son in Herman M. Licht's household on the 1930 Census at Westfield, Sauk, Wisconsin.3
1940Baraboo, Sauk, WisconsinHarry A. Licht was listed as a brother in Edwin H. Licht's household on the 1940 Census at Baraboo, Sauk, Wisconsin.4

Citations

  1. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1900; Census Place: Westfield, Sauk, Wisconsin; Roll: 1817; Page: 2B; Enumeration District: 0149; FHL microfilm: 1241817.
  2. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1910; Census Place: Westfield, Sauk, Wisconsin; Roll: T624_1737; Page: 8A; Enumeration District: 0130; FHL microfilm: 1375750.
  3. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1930; Census Place: Westfield, Sauk, Wisconsin; Roll: 2609; Page: 2B; Enumeration District: 39; Image: 519.0; FHL microfilm: 2342343.
  4. [S373] U.S. Federal Census 1940 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1940; Census Place: Baraboo, Sauk, Wisconsin; Roll: T627_4523; Page: 1B; Enumeration District: 56-8.

Herbert Adolf Walter Licht

M, b. 30 November 1901, d. 18 October 1968
Father*Herman M. Licht b. Oct 1872, d. 1955
Mother*Ida Steckelberg b. Feb 1880, d. 1973
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationHerbert Adolf Walter Licht was also known as Walter.
Census DateLocation
1910Westfield, Sauk, WisconsinHerbert Adolf Walter Licht was listed as a son in Herman M. Licht's household on the 1910 Census at Westfield, Sauk, Wisconsin; surname listed as Licht.1
1920Westfield, Sauk, WisconsinHerbert Adolf Walter Licht was listed as a son in Herman M. Licht's household on the 1920 Census at Westfield, Sauk, Wisconsin.2

Children of Herbert Adolf Walter Licht and Agnes Augusta Louise Thieding

Citations

  1. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1910; Census Place: Westfield, Sauk, Wisconsin; Roll: T624_1737; Page: 8A; Enumeration District: 0130; FHL microfilm: 1375750.
  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: 5A; Enumeration District: 171; Image: 272.

Edwin H. Licht

M, b. 1907, d. 1963
Father*Herman M. Licht b. Oct 1872, d. 1955
Mother*Ida Steckelberg b. Feb 1880, d. 1973
Census DateLocation
1910Westfield, Sauk, WisconsinEdwin H. Licht was listed as a son in Herman M. Licht's household on the 1910 Census at Westfield, Sauk, Wisconsin; surname listed as Licht.1
1920Westfield, Sauk, WisconsinEdwin H. Licht was listed as a son in Herman M. Licht's household on the 1920 Census at Westfield, Sauk, Wisconsin.2
1940Baraboo, Sauk, WisconsinEdwin H. Licht was listed as the head of a family on the 1940 Census at Baraboo, Sauk, Wisconsin.3

Citations

  1. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1910; Census Place: Westfield, Sauk, Wisconsin; Roll: T624_1737; Page: 8A; Enumeration District: 0130; FHL microfilm: 1375750.
  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: 5A; Enumeration District: 171; Image: 272.
  3. [S373] U.S. Federal Census 1940 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1940; Census Place: Baraboo, Sauk, Wisconsin; Roll: T627_4523; Page: 1B; Enumeration District: 56-8.

Eleanor Licht

F, b. circa 1912
Father*Herman M. Licht b. Oct 1872, d. 1955
Mother*Ida Steckelberg b. Feb 1880, d. 1973
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name6 April 1930As of 6 April 1930,her married name was Sorge.
  • Eleanor Licht was born circa 1912 at Wisconsin.
  • She was the daughter of Herman M. Licht and Ida Steckelberg.
  • Eleanor Licht married Edward Sorge on 6 April 1930.
    Edward Sorge - Eleanor Licht marriage announcement 06 April 1930 The Capital Times (Madison, WI)
Census DateLocation
1920Westfield, Sauk, WisconsinEleanor Licht was listed as a daughter in Herman M. Licht'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.

Minnie E. (?)

F, b. 1913, d. 1993
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Namebefore 1940As of before 1940,her married name was Licht.

Vernon Walter Licht

M, b. 10 August 1929, d. 1 June 1998
Father*Herbert Adolf Walter Licht b. 30 Nov 1901, d. 18 Oct 1968
Mother*Agnes Augusta Louise Thieding b. 24 Aug 1900, d. 10 May 1987

Wendy Ann Schrank

F, b. 1950, d. 1956
Father*Gerhardt Benjamin Harry Schrank b. 3 Mar 1919, d. 29 Sep 2012
Mother*Arbutus Ann Weigel b. 28 Jul 1923, d. 15 Jul 1979

Beryl (?)

F, d. before September 2012
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Nameafter 1979As of after 1979,her married name was Schrank.

Fred Walter Brooks

M, b. 20 May 1855, d. 19 November 1941
  • Fred Walter Brooks was born on 20 May 1855 at Vermont.
  • He married Ida Marian Braun circa 1895.
  • Fred Walter Brooks died on 19 November 1941 at Sauk, Wisconsin, at age 86.

Child of Fred Walter Brooks and Ida Marian Braun