Elmer O. Bennett

M, b. circa 1893
  • Elmer O. Bennett married Leta Albaugh.
  • Elmer O. Bennett was born circa 1893 at La Harpe, Hancock, Illinois.

Child of Elmer O. Bennett and Leta Albaugh

Leta Albaugh

F, b. circa 1897
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Bennett.
  • Leta Albaugh married Elmer O. Bennett.
  • Leta Albaugh was born circa 1897 at La Harpe, Hancock, Illinois.

Child of Leta Albaugh and Elmer O. Bennett

(?) Fuller

M

Stanley W. Ballweg

M, b. 5 June 1939, d. 7 September 2005
Father*Gerhart A. Ballweg b. c 1905
Mother*Josephine H. (?) b. c 1914
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationStanley W. Ballweg was also known as Stan.

David D. Kowalke

M, b. 1942, d. 1970
David (Dave) Kowalke - Webb High School, Reedsburg, Sauk, WI 1960
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationDavid D. Kowalke was also known as Dave.

Child of David D. Kowalke and June Marie Giebel

Darren L. Kowalke

M, b. 1968, d. 1999
Father*David D. Kowalke b. 1942, d. 1970
Mother*June Marie Giebel b. 18 Jun 1947, d. 22 Feb 2000

James Mittelstaedt

M, d. before 2004
  • James Mittelstaedt died before 2004.

Donald Giebel

M, b. 25 August 1922, d. 10 November 2011
Father*Lawrence Giebel
Mother*Edna Steinhorst
  • Donald Giebel was born on 25 August 1922 at Sauk, Wisconsin.
  • He was the son of Lawrence Giebel and Edna Steinhorst.
  • Donald Giebel married Rosemary Sass before 1947.
  • Donald Giebel married Arlene Horstman, daughter of August Albert Horstmann and Emma Ribbke, on 8 June 1971.
  • Donald Giebel died on 10 November 2011 at age 89 Donald W. Giebel, age 89, of Reedsburg, died on Thursday, November 10, 2011 at the Golden Living Center in Wisconsin Dells. He was born on August 25, 1922 in the Town of Excelsior, Sauk County, the son of Lawrence and Edna (Steinhorst) Giebel. On June 8, 1971, he was married to the former Arlene Horstman Christianson. Don was a lifelong area farmer. He also sold Giebel's Hybrid Seed Corn for many years in locations as far away as Europe and Russia. He was a member of the Badger Steam and Gas Club, N.R.A., Delton Sportsmens Club, Badgerland Oliver Collectors Club and the Restored Antique Tractors Club where he will be remembered for restoring about 50 tractors. Don also enjoyed trap shooting, playing pool, going to air shows, traveling and had a true love of history. Survivors include his four daughters: Carolyn Rhinehart, of Reedsburg; Shirley (Allen) Holloway, of Wisconsin Dells; Rosalie (Michael) Bredeck, of Shorewood and Sandie Klinge, of Peyton, Colorado; his son: William (Jo) Christianson, of Baraboo; his son-in-law: Carl (Joan) Schrank, of Wonewoc; 18 grandchildren; 34 great-grandchildren; 2 great-great-grandchildren; two sisters: Mary Keding, of Baraboo and Eulaine Kohlman, of Sauk City; his brother: Eugene Giebel, of Baraboo; the mother of his daughters: Rosemary Leake, of Oxford; nieces and nephews; other relatives and friends. He was preceded in death by his wife, Arlene, on October 23, 1990; two daughters: Donna Zautke and June Schrank; three sons-in-law: David Kowalke, Gene Rhinehart and Stan Ballweg; two grandsons: Joseph Holloway and Darren Kowalke; his sister: Joyce Perkins and an infant brother: Rodger Giebel. Funeral services will be held at 11:00 A.M. on Monday, November 14, 2011 at the Emanuel United Methodist Church in Baraboo with Pastor Blake Overlien officiating. Interment will be at St. John's Lutheran Cemetery in Rock Springs. The family will receive friends from 2:00 P.M. to 6:00 P.M. on Sunday at the Hoof Funeral Home in Reedsburg and from 10:00 A.M. until the time of the service on Monday at the church. In lieu of flowers, memorials to a charity of your choice would be appreciated. The Hoof Funeral Home is serving the family.

Children of Donald Giebel and Rosemary Sass

Lawrence Giebel

M

Children of Lawrence Giebel and Edna Steinhorst

Edna Steinhorst

F
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Giebel.

Children of Edna Steinhorst and Lawrence Giebel

Arlene Horstman

F, b. circa 1931, d. 23 October 1990
Father*August Albert Horstmann b. 4 Feb 1904, d. 25 Oct 1994
Mother*Emma Ribbke b. 15 Jan 1912, d. b 1990
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Namebefore 1971As of before 1971,her married name was Christianson.
Married Name8 June 1971As of 8 June 1971,her married name was Giebel.

William G. Christianson

M, d. before 1990

Gene Rhinehart

M, d. before 2000
  • Gene Rhinehart died before 2000.

Rosemary Sass

F, b. circa 1927
Rosemary Sass - Reedsburg High School, Reedsburg, Sauk, WI 1943
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Namebefore 1947As of before 1947,her married name was Giebel.
Married Namebefore 1964As of before 1964,her married name was Leake.

Children of Rosemary Sass and Donald Giebel

Child of Rosemary Sass and Arthur Leake

Donna Giebel

F, d. before 1990
Father*Donald Giebel b. 25 Aug 1922, d. 10 Nov 2011
Mother*Rosemary Sass b. c 1927
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Zautke.

(?) Zautke

M

Joyce Giebel

F, d. before 2011
Father*Lawrence Giebel
Mother*Edna Steinhorst
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Perkins.

(?) Perkins

M

Rodger Giebel

M
Father*Lawrence Giebel
Mother*Edna Steinhorst

Gerhart A. Ballweg

M, b. circa 1905
  • Gerhart A. Ballweg was born circa 1905 at Wisconsin.
  • He married Josephine H. (?) before 1936.

Children of Gerhart A. Ballweg and Josephine H. (?)

Josephine H. (?)

F, b. circa 1914
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Namebefore 1936As of before 1936,her married name was Ballweg.
  • Josephine H. (?) was born circa 1914 at Wisconsin.
  • She married Gerhart A. Ballweg before 1936.

Children of Josephine H. (?) and Gerhart A. Ballweg

Florence M. Ballweg

F, b. 10 February 1941, d. 25 January 2013
Father*Gerhart A. Ballweg b. c 1905
Mother*Josephine H. (?) b. c 1914
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name9 November 1963As of 9 November 1963,her married name was Rau.
  • Florence M. Ballweg was born on 10 February 1941.
  • She was the daughter of Gerhart A. Ballweg and Josephine H. (?).
  • Florence M. Ballweg died on 25 January 2013 at age 71 Florence Rau, age 71, passed away peacefully on Friday, Jan. 25, 2013. Florence was born in Baraboo on Feb. 10, 1941, the daughter of Gerhard and Josephine Ballweg. She was the fourth oldest of 9 children. Florence married her husband of 49 years, Robert Rau, on Nov. 9, 1963. They made their home in Sauk City, where they raised four children. She enjoyed maintaining her flower beds, ATVing with her family and spending time with her children and grandchildren. She is survived by her husband, Robert; her children, Judy (Paul) Spoerl of Greenville, Barbara (Scott) Breunig of Prairie du Sac, Brenda (Bryan) Schwarz of North Freedom and Brian (Janet) Rau of Madison; and her grandchildren, Jessica, Jordan, Allison and Katelyn. She is also survived by her brothers, Lloyd (Marion) Ballweg, George (Illa) Ballweg, Eugene (Winnie) Ballweg and Jerry Ballweg; and her sisters, Louise (Eugene) Theis, Elaine (Larry) Adler and Jo (Bill) Hart. Florence was preceded in death by her parents; and brother, Stanley Ballweg. The family wishes to give their very special thanks to the care givers at Meriter Hospital for their kindness and compassion in Florence’s final days. In lieu of a memorial service, it is asked that family, friends, neighbors and well wishers privately reflect their thoughts and condolences. In lieu of flowers, please make a donation to the charity or community service of your choice.

Joseph Benjamin Bailey

M, b. 9 September 1919, d. 2 December 2004
Father*Victor Bailey b. c 1888
Mother*Lydia Karstetter b. c 1891
  • Joseph Benjamin Bailey was born on 9 September 1919 at LaValle, Sauk, Wisconsin.
  • He was the son of Victor Bailey and Lydia Karstetter.
  • Joseph Benjamin Bailey married Elsie Anna Louise Schrank, daughter of William H. Schrank and Louise M. Schroeder, on 16 May 1943 at Reedsburg, Sauk, Wisconsin.
  • Joseph Benjamin Bailey died on 2 December 2004 at age 85 Joseph B. Bailey, 85, of La Crosse, died Thursday, Dec. 2, 2004, at St. Joseph's Rehab Center, La Crosse. Joseph was born Sept. 9, 1919, in LaValle, Wis., to Victor and Lydia (Karstetter) Bailey. On May 16, 1943, he married Elsie Schrank in Reedsburg, Wis. In 1947, they moved to La Crosse, where Joseph worked for 12 years for Chicago Northwestern Railroad. He then worked for NorPlex as a shear operator until he retired. He was a member of Wesley United Methodist Church and the Eagle's Club, La Crosse. Joseph is survived by his wife of 61 years, Elsie of La Crosse; daughter, Kathryn Bailey of La Crosse; sons, William (Joanne) Bailey of La Crescent, Minn., Robert (Elizabeth) Bailey of La Crosse, Harold Bailey of Sparta, Wis., and Douglas (Connie) Bailey of Onalaska; daughter-in-law, Joan Bailey of Phoenix; 12 grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; one step-granddaughter; one step-grandson; five step-great-grandchildren; and brother, Nelson E. Bailey of Reedsburg. He was preceded in death by his parents and a son, Donald Earl Bailey. Funeral services were held Dec. 6 at Wesley United Methodist Church, La Crosse, with burial in Oaklawn Cemetery, LaValle, Wis. The family would like to thank the staff of Gundersen Lutheran Hospice.

Child of Joseph Benjamin Bailey and Elsie Anna Louise Schrank

Victor Bailey

M, b. circa 1888
  • Victor Bailey married Lydia Karstetter.
  • Victor Bailey was born circa 1888 at Wisconsin.

Children of Victor Bailey and Lydia Karstetter

Lydia Karstetter

F, b. circa 1891
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Bailey.
  • Lydia Karstetter married Victor Bailey.
  • Lydia Karstetter was born circa 1891 at Wisconsin.

Children of Lydia Karstetter and Victor Bailey

Nelson Earl Bailey

M, b. 21 January 1916, d. 5 February 2005
Father*Victor Bailey b. c 1888
Mother*Lydia Karstetter b. c 1891
  • Nelson Earl Bailey was born on 21 January 1916 at LaValle, Sauk, Wisconsin.
  • He was the son of Victor Bailey and Lydia Karstetter.
  • Nelson Earl Bailey died on 5 February 2005 at age 89.

Donald Earl Bailey

M, d. before December 2004
Father*Joseph Benjamin Bailey b. 9 Sep 1919, d. 2 Dec 2004
Mother*Elsie Anna Louise Schrank b. 5 Feb 1922, d. 16 Apr 2008

Herman Krause

M, b. circa 1897, d. 1976
Father*Frank Krause
Mother*Marie Rick
Census DateLocation
19 April 1930Woodland, Sauk, WisconsinHerman Krause was listed as the head of a family on the 1930 Census at Woodland, Sauk, Wisconsin.1

Child of Herman Krause and Matilda Martha Emilia Schrank

Citations

  1. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1930; Census Place: Woodland, Sauk, Wisconsin; Roll: 2609; Page: 5A; Enumeration District: 0041; Image: 559.0; FHL microfilm: 2342343.

Helen Louise Krause

F, b. 14 July 1929, d. 4 January 2015
Father*Herman Krause b. c 1897, d. 1976
Mother*Matilda Martha Emilia Schrank b. 23 May 1909, d. 6 Nov 1995
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name27 February 1954As of 27 February 1954,her married name was Wastlick.
  • Helen Louise Krause was born on 14 July 1929 at Reedsburg, Sauk, Wisconsin.
  • She was the daughter of Herman Krause and Matilda Martha Emilia Schrank.
  • Helen Louise Krause was baptized on 22 September 1929 at St John, Reedsburg, Wisconsin.1
  • She married Raymond Wastlick on 27 February 1954.
  • Helen Louise Krause died on 4 January 2015 at Elroy, Juneau, Wisconsin, at age 85 Helen L. Wastlick, of Wonewoc, Wisconsin, passed away January 4, 2015, at Heritage Nursing Home in Elroy, Wisconsin. She was born in Reedsburg July 14, 1929, the daughter of Herman and Matilda (Schrank) Krause.

    She married Raymond Wastlick February 27, 1954 in the St. Anthony’s Catholic Church, Germantown, Wisconsin.

    Helen and Raymond spent most their lives farming. She was a homemaker and loved being a mother to her seven children. She loved to go dancing and listening to music in her younger years with Raymond. She also loved to fish, garden, and animals.

    Mrs. Wastlick was preceded in death by her husband Raymond, and her parents.

    She is survived by:
    …her seven children:
    ……Charlie Wastlick,
    ……Joann (Bill Tiedtke) Wastlick,
    ……Patsy (Lavern Westedt) Wastlick,
    ……Carolyn (Jackie Cathey) Wastlick,
    ……Roy Wastlick,
    ……Jerry Wastlick, and
    ……Billy Wastlick; and
    …a sister,
    ……Lacella Downing.

    Funeral Services for Helen will be held 2:00 p.m. Thursday, January 8, 2015, at Thompson Funeral Home, 402 Center Street, Wonewoc, Wisconsin, with Father Donald Bauer officiating. Visitation for family and friends will precede the Funeral Service from 12:00 until 2:00 p.m.

    Burial will follow in St. Theresa Catholic Cemetery.

    Friends may call from Noon to time of service on Thursday.
  • She was buried after 4 January 2015 at Saint Theresa Cemetery, Union Center, Juneau, Wisconsin.
Census DateLocation
19 April 1930Woodland, Sauk, WisconsinHelen Louise Krause was listed as a daughter in Herman Krause's household on the 1930 Census at Woodland, Sauk, Wisconsin.2

Citations

  1. [S386] Lutheran Church, Evangelical Lutheran Church Records 1875-1940.
  2. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1930; Census Place: Woodland, Sauk, Wisconsin; Roll: 2609; Page: 5A; Enumeration District: 0041; Image: 559.0; FHL microfilm: 2342343.

Leon Bacu

M, b. circa 1878

Children of Leon Bacu and Pauline T. Collins