Melvin G. Breunig

M, b. 1 November 1924, d. 1 February 2004
Father*John Breunig b. 22 Aug 1883, d. Jan 1971
Mother*Elizabeth Miller
  • Melvin G. Breunig was born on 1 November 1924.
  • He was the son of John Breunig and Elizabeth Miller.
  • Melvin G. Breunig died on 1 February 2004 at age 79 Melvin G. Breunig, age 79, of Waunakee, died on Sunday, Feb. 1, 2004, at the Middleton Village Nursing Home, following an extended illness with Parkinson's disease. He was born on Nov. 1, 1924, in Roxbury, to John and Elizabeth (Miller) Breunig. He was married to the former Rosabelle "Rosie" Benisch on Oct. 2, 1951, in Sun Prairie. Together they farmed in the Westport and Waunakee areas, and were recognized for their outstanding dairy operations. Following retirement in 1989, he enjoyed several pastimes, which included fishing, woodworking and traveling. They enjoyed six of their retirement years in Sun City, Ariz., where they met some very special friends. He was a member of St. John's Catholic Church, and a charter member of the Waunakee Knights of Columbus. Survivors include his wife of 52 years, Rosie; a daughter, Marilyn Zilic (Bob Foss) of Madison; two sons, Dean (Kathleen) of Port Edwards, and Michael of Marshall; seven grandchildren, Pam and Kyle Zilic, Jon, Adam and Kristina Breunig, and Shannon and Nichole Breunig; two brothers, Wilfred (Mary) Breunig of Sauk City, and Milo (Lanita) Breunig of Sun Prairie; two sisters, Viola Schroeder of Columbus, and Cyrilla Nawrocki of Sauk City, a sister-in-law, Dale Breunig of Sauk City; a brother-in-law, James Masak of Dunwoody, Ga; and many nieces; nephews; other relatives and friends. He was preceded in death by his parents; a son, Linus; two brothers, Leo and Eugene; two sisters, Augusta Zins and Carina Masak; brothers-in-law, Larry Zins, Edmund Schroeder, Clarence Henn and Ed Nawrocki; and sisters-in-law, Charlotte and Bernadette Breunig. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. on Thursday, Feb. 5, 2004, at ST. JOHN'S CATHOLIC CHURCH, in Waunakee. Monsignor James Gunn will officiate. Burial will take place in the church cemetery. Friends may call on Wednesday, Feb. 4, 2004, from 4 p.m. until 8 p.m. at the WINN FUNERAL HOME, in Waunakee, where a rosary will be recited at 7:30 p.m. Friends may also call at the church on Thursday from 10 a.m. until the time of services. Winn Funeral Home 5785 Highway Q, Waunakee.

Child of Melvin G. Breunig

Milo R. Breunig

M, b. 8 December 1928, d. 21 May 2006
Father*John Breunig b. 22 Aug 1883, d. Jan 1971
Mother*Elizabeth Miller
  • Milo R. Breunig was born on 8 December 1928.
  • He was the son of John Breunig and Elizabeth Miller.
  • Milo R. Breunig married Charlotte L. Morgan on 7 May 1952.
  • Milo R. Breunig died on 21 May 2006 at age 77 Milo R. Breunig, 77, died Sunday, May 21, 2006, at St. Mary's Hospital in Madison. He was born Dec. 8, 1928, in Roxbury, Wis., to John and Elizabeth (Miller) Breunig. He married Charlotte Morgan on May 7, 1952, in Mount Hope, Wis. She preceded him in death in 1977. He later married Lenita Thomas. He worked in road construction for many years. He was a member of the Operating Engineers Local 109 and later pursued a career in small business as Breunig Heating and Air Conditioning. He is survived by his three children, Alan (Sharon) Breunig of Spring Grove, Charnel Breunig of Cottage Grove, Robert (Kari) Breunig of Madison; eight grandchildren, Ryan, Nicole, Brandon, Nathan, Ross, Brittany, Danielle and Meghann; two step-grandchildren, Joe and Lou; a great-grandson, Ben; a brother, Wilfred (Mary) Breunig of Sauk City; and two sisters, Viola Schroeder of Columbus and Cyrilla Henn of Sauk City. He was preceded in death by death by his wife, Charlotte; his parents; three brothers, Leo, Melvin and Eugene; and two sisters, Augusta Zinns and Carina Masak. The visitation will be from 5 to 8 p.m. with a Scripture service at 8 p.m. Tuesday, May 23, at Tuschen-Newcomer Funeral Home, 302 Columbus St. in Sun Prairie, Wis. Visitation will continue from 10 a.m. Wednesday, May 24, until the time of Mass is celebrated at 11 a.m. Wednesday, May 24, at Sacred Hearts of Jesus and Mary Catholic Church, 227 Columbus St. in Sun Prairie. Monsignor Duane Moellenberndt will officiate. Burial will be in Sacred Heats Cemetery in Sun Prairie.

Viola Breunig

F, b. 11 August 1920, d. 1 February 2011
Father*John Breunig b. 22 Aug 1883, d. Jan 1971
Mother*Elizabeth Miller
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name1 May 1941As of 1 May 1941,her married name was Schroeder.
  • Viola Breunig was born on 11 August 1920.
  • She was the daughter of John Breunig and Elizabeth Miller.
  • Viola Breunig married Edmund Schroeder on 1 May 1941.
  • Viola Breunig died on 1 February 2011 at age 90 Viola B. Schroeder, age 90, died on Tuesday, Feb. 1, 2011, at the Columbus Community Hospital. She was born on Aug. 11, 1920, in Roxbury to John and Elsie (Miller) Breunig. She was married to Edmund Schroeder on May 1, 1941, in Roxbury. Viola is survived by her three sons, Ken (Ann) Schroeder of DeForest, Richard "Dick" (Marilyn) Schroeder of Rio, and Gary (Bridget) Schroeder of Columbus; a daughter, Roxanne (Gary) Weihert of Columbus; 14 grandchildren; 16 great-grandchildren; a sister, Cyrilla (Henn) Nawrocki of Sauk City; three sisters-in-law, Mary Breunig and Dale Breunig both of Sauk City, and Rosie Breunig of Port Edwards; a brother-in-law, James (Barb) Masak of Atlanta, Ga; and other relatives and friends. She was preceded in death by her parents; a daughter, Sharon in 1954; husband in 1978; two sisters, Augusta Zins and Carina Masak; and five brothers, Willie, Leo, Eugene, Milo and Melvin Breunig. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 11 a.m. on Saturday, Feb. 5, 2011, at ST. JEROME CATHOLIC CHURCH, Columbus. The Rev. Steve Kortendick will officiate. Interment will be in St. Jerome Cemetery, Columbus. Visitation will be from 4 p.m. until 7 p.m. with a prayer service at 7 p.m., at St. JEROME CHURCH on Friday, and from 10 a.m. until the hour of service at the church on Saturday. Memorials may be directed to Columbus Community Hospital or St. Jerome Church.

Edmund Schroeder

M, d. 1978

Ed Nawrocki

M, d. before February 2004
  • Ed Nawrocki died before February 2004.

Linus Breunig

M, d. 1970
Father*Melvin G. Breunig b. 1 Nov 1924, d. 1 Feb 2004

Leo N. Breunig

M, b. 5 June 1918, d. 15 October 1998
Father*John Breunig b. 22 Aug 1883, d. Jan 1971
Mother*Elizabeth Miller
  • Leo N. Breunig was born on 5 June 1918.
  • He was the son of John Breunig and Elizabeth Miller.
  • Leo N. Breunig died on 15 October 1998 at age 80.

Eugene W. Breunig

M, b. 16 July 1922, d. 4 September 1998
Father*John Breunig b. 22 Aug 1883, d. Jan 1971
Mother*Elizabeth Miller
  • Eugene W. Breunig was born on 16 July 1922.
  • He was the son of John Breunig and Elizabeth Miller.
  • Eugene W. Breunig died on 4 September 1998 at age 76.

Augusta I. Breunig

F, b. 29 June 1915, d. 8 September 2002
Father*John Breunig b. 22 Aug 1883, d. Jan 1971
Mother*Elizabeth Miller
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Zins.
Census DateLocation
1940Sauk City, Sauk, WisconsinAugusta I. Breunig was listed as wife in Lawrence C. Zins's household on the 1940 Census at Sauk City, Sauk, Wisconsin.1

Child of Augusta I. Breunig and Lawrence C. Zins

Citations

  1. [S373] U.S. Federal Census 1940 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1940; Census Place: Sauk City, Sauk, Wisconsin; Roll: T627_4523; Page: 8A; Enumeration District: 56-35.

Lawrence C. Zins

M, b. 2 October 1910, d. July 1985
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationLawrence C. Zins was also known as Larry.
Census DateLocation
1940Sauk City, Sauk, WisconsinLawrence C. Zins was listed as the head of a family on the 1940 Census at Sauk City, Sauk, Wisconsin.1

Child of Lawrence C. Zins and Augusta I. Breunig

Citations

  1. [S373] U.S. Federal Census 1940 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1940; Census Place: Sauk City, Sauk, Wisconsin; Roll: T627_4523; Page: 8A; Enumeration District: 56-35.

Charlotte L. Morgan

F, b. 4 October 1931, d. 1977
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name7 May 1952As of 7 May 1952,her married name was Breunig.

Clarence Henn

M, b. 13 August 1921, d. 7 May 1992
  • Clarence Henn was born on 13 August 1921.
  • He died on 7 May 1992 at age 70.

Carina Breunig

F, b. 7 September 1930, d. 21 October 2002
Father*John Breunig b. 22 Aug 1883, d. Jan 1971
Mother*Elizabeth Miller
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Masak.

James Masak

M, d. before February 2004

(?) Alt

M

Children of (?) Alt

Marie Pretsch

F, b. 1925, d. 2013
Father*(?) Pretsch
Mother*Emelia C. Alt b. c 1897
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name10 February 1943As of 10 February 1943,her married name was Bauer.

Child of Marie Pretsch and Damian Patrick Bauer

Elizabeth C. Blau

F, b. 6 January 1915, d. 14 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
Name VariationElizabeth C. Blau was also known as Betty.
Married NameHer married name was Zins.
  • Elizabeth C. Blau married Edwin A. Zins, son of Anton John Zins and Rosa Hausladen.
  • Elizabeth C. Blau was born on 6 January 1915 at Sauk, Wisconsin.
  • She was the daughter of Joseph Michael Blau and Catherine Alt.
  • Elizabeth C. Blau died on 14 May 2009 at age 94 Elizabeth C. Zins, age 94 of Milwaukee and formerly of Spring Green, peacefully entered eternal life on Thursday, May 14, 2009. She was born Jan. 6, 1915, in Plain, the daughter of Joseph and Catherine (Alt) Blau. Survivors include four children, Marilyne (Donald) McGuire and Carole McGuire both of Madison, Allan D. (Mary) Zins of Monona and Debra R. Zins of Milwaukee; four grandchildren; six great-grandchildren; three sisters, Katherine (Tony) Hausner of Spring Green, Marge Reeson of Mount Horeb and Sister Rita Blau FSM of St. Louis, Mo. She was preceded in death by her parents, Joseph and Catherine Blau; five siblings, Edward, Daniel and Jerry Blau, Celia Buelow and Marian Layton; and an infant sister, Ann Blau. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Tuesday, May 19, 2009, at 11 a.m. at ST. JOHN'S CATHOLIC CHURCH in Spring Green. Father Mike Resop will officiate with burial in the St. Luke's Catholic Cemetery in Plain at 1:15 p.m. Visitation will be held on Monday, May 18, 2009, at the RICHARDSON-STAFFORD FUNERAL HOME in Spring Green from 5 p.m. until 7 p.m. and at the church on Tuesday from 10 a.m. until the time of service. Memorials may be made to Villa St. Francis, Milwaukee.

Edwin A. Zins

M, b. 30 May 1919, d. 18 March 2002
Father*Anton John Zins
Mother*Rosa Hausladen

Donald McGuire

M, b. 10 May 1929, d. 3 April 2013
Father*John N. McGuire b. c 1891, d. b Aug 1961
Mother*Viola Gottschall b. c 1902
  • Donald McGuire was born on 10 May 1929 at Wisconsin.
  • He was the son of John N. McGuire and Viola Gottschall.
  • Donald McGuire died on 3 April 2013 at age 83 Donald G. McGuire, age 83, of Madison, passed away peacefully surrounded by his family on Wednesday, April 3, 2013. He was born on May 10, 1929, in Highland to John N. and Viola (Gottschall) McGuire. He married Marilyne Zins of Spring Green on Aug. 19, 1959, at St. John Evangelist Catholic Church. Donald lived on the family farm until he was drafted into the Army. He served in Germany during the Korean War. Upon his return, he was employed by the U.S. Postal Service for more than 30 years. Donald enjoyed gardening, camping, and was an avid sports fan. He especially loved supporting and attending his grandchildrens events. He was a member of St. Patrick Catholic Church. Donald is survived by his wife of 53 years, Marilyne; children, Kevin McGuire, Rhonda (Mark) Wendricks and Michael (Siobhan) McGuire; grandchildren, Darren, Danielle, Dylan, Daniel, Mason and Lucia; sisters, Eileen Dax and Patricia (Robert) Wardell; brother, Paul (Jan) McGuire; brother-in-law, Allan (Mary) Zins; sisters-in-law, Debra Zins, Magdalene, Alice, Evangeline, Carole, Joann and Ann McGuire; and many nieces, nephews, cousins and friends. He was preceded in death by infant daughter, Kathlyn Mary; his parents; sisters, Elsper (Ray) Hach, Carol (Joseph) Greenheck and Wanda Lou McGuire in infancy; brothers, Clyde, Kenneth, John, Dale (Delores), Robert, Rodney (Marion), Howard and Lowell McGuire; and brother-in-law, J.B. Dax. A Mass of Christian Burial for Donald will be celebrated at ST. PATRICK CATHOLIC CHURCH, 404 E. Main St., Madison, at 10 a.m. on Monday, April 8, 2013, with Monsignor Kevin Holmes presiding. Burial will be at Resurrection Catholic Cemetery. Visitation will be held at GUNDERSON EAST FUNERAL HOME, 5203 Monona Drive, Madison, from 3 p.m. until 5 p.m. on Sunday, April 7, 2013, as well as one hour prior to services at the church on Monday.

Anthony J. Hausner

M, b. 27 December 1916, d. 15 February 2014
Father*Michael Hausner b. c 1866, d. b 1940
Mother*Barbara Roth b. c 1875, d. a 1940
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationAnthony J. Hausner was also known as Tony.
  • Anthony J. Hausner was born on 27 December 1916 at Plain, Sauk, Wisconsin.
  • He was the son of Michael Hausner and Barbara Roth.
  • Anthony J. Hausner married Katherine Blau, daughter of Joseph Michael Blau and Catherine Alt, on 27 February 1946.
  • Anthony J. Hausner died on 15 February 2014 at age 97 Anthony J. “Tony” Hausner age 97 of Spring Green passed away on Saturday, February 15, 2014 at the Greenway Manor Nursing Home. He was born on December 27, 1916 in Plain, WI the son of Michael and Barbara (Roth) Hausner. He was married on February 27, 1946 to the former Katherine Blau. Tony served in the U.S. Army from 1942-1946, was a member of St. John’s Catholic Church, the Plain American Legion Post #398 and farmed all of his working years. In retirement, he built furniture and very special items for family and friends. Tony also made wine for many years. Survivors include his wife, Katherine Hausner of Spring Green, 2 daughters, Donna Atwood-Dowling (Charlie) of Phoenix, MD, Joanie (Duane) Cook of Dodgeville, 4 grandchildren, 4 great grandchildren, a sister, Laura Rieder of Spring Green, nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. He was preceded in death by his parents, Michael and Barbara Hausner, a granddaughter, Rachel Atwood, 7 siblings, Joseph, Adam and William Hausner, Ann Hausner, Frances Bindl, Agnes Ashe and Mary Beck. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Wednesday, February 19, 2014 at 11:00 A.M. at St. John’s Catholic Church in Spring Green. Fr. Mike Resop will officiate with military rites conducted by the Plain American Legion Post #398. Visitation will be held on Wednesday at the church from 9:30 A.M. until the time of Mass at 11:00 A.M. Burial will take place at St. Luke’s Catholic Cemetery in Plain, WI in the spring. The Richardson-Stafford Funeral Home in Spring Green is assisting the family with the arrangements.

(?) Layton

M

Ann Blau

F
Father*Joseph Michael Blau b. 6 Feb 1888, d. 23 Apr 1979
Mother*Catherine Alt b. Aug 1892, d. 11 Oct 1981

Celia Blau

F, 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 Buelow.

(?) Buelow

M

Ann Catherine McCarthy

F, b. 31 January 1931, d. 1 June 2006
Mrs Gerald A Blau (Ann Catherine McCarthy) 1961
Father*George M. McCarthy
Mother*Della C. Imhoff
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name5 August 1961As of 5 August 1961,her married name was Blau.

Child of Ann Catherine McCarthy and Gerald A. Blau

George M. McCarthy

M

Children of George M. McCarthy and Della C. Imhoff

Della C. Imhoff

F
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was McCarthy.

Children of Della C. Imhoff and George M. McCarthy

Susan Blau

F, d. before 2006
Father*Gerald A. Blau b. 5 Jun 1933, d. 31 Mar 1982
Mother*Ann Catherine McCarthy b. 31 Jan 1931, d. 1 Jun 2006

George McCarthy Jr.

M, d. before 2006
Father*George M. McCarthy
Mother*Della C. Imhoff

John N. McGuire

M, b. circa 1891, d. before August 1961
  • John N. McGuire married Viola Gottschall.
  • John N. McGuire was born circa 1891 at Wisconsin.
  • He died before August 1961.

Children of John N. McGuire and Viola Gottschall