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
Joseph Bailey 1940 senior portrait Reedsburg High School, Reedsburg, Sauk, WI
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.
     Joseph Benjamin Bailey graduated in 1940 at Reedsburg High School, Reedsburg, Sauk, Wisconsin.

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. 6 April 1897, d. December 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. 6 Apr 1897, d. Dec 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

Pauline T. Collins

F, b. circa 1889
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Bacu.
  • Pauline T. Collins married Leon Bacu.
  • Pauline T. Collins was born circa 1889 at France.

Children of Pauline T. Collins and Leon Bacu

Earl Bacu

M, b. circa 1914
Father*Leon Bacu b. c 1878
Mother*Pauline T. Collins b. c 1889

Laura Bacu

F, b. circa 1904
Father*Leon Bacu b. c 1878
Mother*Pauline T. Collins b. c 1889

Gust Widen

M

Child of Gust Widen and Eda Hendrickson

Eda Hendrickson

F
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Widen.

Child of Eda Hendrickson and Gust Widen

Janet (?)

F, d. before 2004
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Gandolph.

Julius J. Gust

M, d. 1949

Child of Julius J. Gust and Angela Barney

Angela Barney

F, b. 10 March 1905, d. 1 January 2010
Father*Frederick Barney
Mother*Alvina Kasparek d. 1907
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name7 March 1925As of 7 March 1925,her married name was Gust.
Married Name22 December 1951As of 22 December 1951,her married name was Krause.
  • Angela Barney was born on 10 March 1905.
  • She was the daughter of Frederick Barney and Alvina Kasparek.
  • Angela Barney married Julius J. Gust on 7 March 1925.
  • Angela Barney married Orville Krause on 22 December 1951.
  • Angela Barney died on 1 January 2010 at age 104 Angela "Sis" Krause, 104, Stevens Point, died Friday, Jan. 1, 2010, in Stevens Point. She lived at Harmony Village Assisted Living Center. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday, Jan. 7, at Gunderson East Funeral Home in Madison. Entombment will be in Roselawn Memorial Park in Madison. Visitation will be at the funeral home from 5 to 7 p.m. Wednesday. Memorials may be made to Portage County Hospice or Harmony Assisted Living in lieu of flowers. Condolences may be offered online at www.gundersonfh.com. Mrs. Krause was born March 10, 1905, in Soldiers Grove, a daughter of the late Frederick and Alvina (Kasparek) Barney. As a child she worked cleaning the office of her father, a dentist. After her mother died in 1907, she was raised by mother's sister, Anastasia Kasparek, who became her stepmother in 1910. The family moved from Soldiers Grove to Roy, Montana, returning to the Soldiers Grove area in 1913 after her father died. She graduated from Prairie du Chien High School and went to the University of Wisconsin in Madison. She was married Julius J. Gust on March 7, 1925, in Madison. He died in 1949. She worked for the Wisconsin Department of Agriculture with the Works Progress Administration, and during World War II, she took a part-time job with R.M.R, a subsidiary of Rayovac, which made batteries for walkie-talkies. She was married to Orville Krause on Dec. 22, 1951. He died in 2002. They moved to Washington, D.C., and she worked for the Library of Congress for 20 years before retiring. After retiring, they returned to Madison, and did a lot of traveling around the world. On her 90th birthday, she rode the Bullet Train in Japan. Mrs. Krause moved to Stevens Point in 2008 to be near her daughter, Rae Dyb, her only surviving child. She was a member of Parkside Presbyterian Church for more than 75 years, continuing her membership even when in Washington, D.C. She was also a member of Amaranth and the White Shrine for many years. Survivors include one daughter Rae Dyb, Stevens Point; one daughter-in-law, Dolores Gust, Madison; and more than 100 direct descendants. She was also preceded in death by three daughters, Margarette (Peggy) Hollingsworth, Virginia Bormann and Julia (Judy) Dilley; two sons Laurence (Larry) Gust and Stephen (Steve) Gust; two sisters, Clara Herlache and Frances (Babe) Cooper; and two brothers Frederick Barney, and John Clayton Barney.

Child of Angela Barney and Julius J. Gust

Luther Dyb

M, d. 2005

Child of Luther Dyb and Rae A. Gust

William Dyb

M, d. before 2010
Father*Luther Dyb d. 2005
Mother*Rae A. Gust b. 28 Nov 1926, d. 14 Feb 2010

Orville Krause

M, d. 2002

Frederick Barney

M

Child of Frederick Barney and Alvina Kasparek

Alvina Kasparek

F, d. 1907
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Barney.

Child of Alvina Kasparek and Frederick Barney

Anastasia Kasparek

F
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name1910As of 1910,her married name was Barney.
  • Anastasia Kasparek married Frederick Barney in 1910 at married sister of his deceased wife.

Sena Belle Paepke

F, b. 11 September 1920, d. 8 August 2009
Father*William Paepke
Mother*Mathilda (?)
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name10 May 1938As of 10 May 1938,her married name was Grauvogl.

Children of Sena Belle Paepke and Donald Grauvogl

Darel Grauvogl

M, d. before 2011
Father*Donald Grauvogl b. 26 Jan 1913, d. 10 Jan 2000
Mother*Sena Belle Paepke b. 11 Sep 1920, d. 8 Aug 2009
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationDarel Grauvogl was also known as Whitey.

Maria D. Grauvogl

F, b. 27 December 1961, d. 19 October 2011
Father*Donald Grauvogl b. 26 Jan 1913, d. 10 Jan 2000
Mother*Sena Belle Paepke b. 11 Sep 1920, d. 8 Aug 2009
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name27 July 1985As of 27 July 1985,her married name was Knickmeier.
  • Maria D. Grauvogl was born on 27 December 1961 at Sauk, Wisconsin.
  • She was the daughter of Donald Grauvogl and Sena Belle Paepke.
  • Maria D. Grauvogl died on 19 October 2011 at Wisconsin at age 49 Maria Knickmeier, age 49, passed away on Wednesday, Oct. 19, 2011, at her home in Stoughton. Maria was born on Dec. 27, 1961, in Sauk City, the daughter of Donald and Sena (Paepke) Grauvogl. Maria and Randy Knickmeier were joined in marriage on July 27, 1985, at St. Ann Catholic Church in Stoughton. They made their life together on Randy's family farm on Highway W while Maria also pursued a successful career in finance at Cuna and Affiliates in Madison, from 1989 to 2010. While Maria's accomplishments were many, what mattered most to her was the life she shared with Randy and their daughter, Rachael. Maria, along with Randy, avidly and enthusiastically participated in the many activities Rachael embraced throughout her childhood and high school years. You could always count on seeing Maria backstage at dance, on the sidelines at softball or in the stands at volleyball happily cheering for Rachael and her teammates. Rachael, and all that she is, gave Maria the most enjoyable and memorable moments of her life. Maria enjoyed traveling and made many happy memories with Randy and Rachael, and also with her sisters on their girls' getaways, the volleyball families as they followed the Midwest Juniors and the many trips she shared with other family and friends. Maria enjoyed her flower gardens, a good game of Scrabble, a hand or two of Euchre or Cribbage, the special time she shared with her nieces and nephews, or just curling up with a good book. She was also active in volunteer work at St. Ann's School, Nazareth House and the Stoughton Senior Center. Maria loved her family and friends unconditionally and never missed an opportunity to show it. Her laugh was infectious. Hearing it made you smile and want to share the fun. Maria will be loved, missed and never forgotten by the people whose lives she touched. Maria is survived by her husband, Randy; daughter, Rachael; sisters, Gloria Small, Sheila (LeRoy) Bills, Karen (Al) Salzwedel, Donna Roidt and Tammie (David) Smithback; brother, Gregg Grauvogl; father-in-law, Wilbert Knickmeier (Margie); sisters-in-law, Kim (Jim) Tjugum and Candy (David) Sarbacker; and many nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her parents; mother-in-law, Shirley Knickmeier; brother, Darel Grauvogl; and nephew, Kevin Grauvogl. A Memorial Mass will be held at ST. ANN CATHOLIC CHURCH, 323 N. Van Buren St., Stoughton, at 11 a.m. on Monday, Oct. 24, 2011, with Monsignor Gerard Healy presiding. Burial will be at St. Ann Cemetery, followed by a luncheon at church. Visitation will be at GUNDERSON STOUGHTON FUNERAL HOME, 1358 Highway 51, Stoughton, from 4 p.m. until 7 p.m., on Sunday, Oct. 23, 2011, and also at the church, from 10 a.m. until the time of the Mass on Monday.

Gloria Grauvogl

F, b. 24 August 1940, d. 1 May 2012
Father*Donald Grauvogl b. 26 Jan 1913, d. 10 Jan 2000
Mother*Sena Belle Paepke b. 11 Sep 1920, d. 8 Aug 2009
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name1961As of 1961,her married name was Small.
  • Gloria Grauvogl was born on 24 August 1940.
  • She was the daughter of Donald Grauvogl and Sena Belle Paepke.
  • Gloria Grauvogl died on 1 May 2012 at age 71 Gloria J. Small, age 71, of Madison, passed away on May 1, 2012. She was born on August 24, 1940, in Sauk City, the daughter of Donald and Sena (Paepke) Grauvogl. She graduated from Sauk City High School in 1959, lettering in cheerleading and band. She married Terrance Small in 1961. She was employed by Madison Newspapers until she retired. She is survived by her son, David (Gina) Small; two grandchildren, Terra Small and Vincent Small; four great grandchildren; one brother, Gregg Grauvogl; four sisters, Sheila (LeRoy) Bills, Karen (Alan) Salzwedel, Donna Roidt, and Tammie (David) Smithback; brother-in-law, Randy Knickmeier; nieces and nephews, Todd (Kris) Grauvogl, Lisa (Tim) Peterson, Kurt (Cindy) Bills, Scott Salzwedel, Jason (Deb) Salzwedel, Tracy (Adam) Travis, Jay Smithback, and Rachael Knickmeier; and many great nieces and nephews and other relatives. Memorials can be directed to the family in Gloria's memory. Memorial services are being held at Cress Funeral Home, 1310 Emerald Terrace, Sun Prairie on Friday, May 11, 2012 at 6:00 PM. A visitation will also be held at the funeral home on Friday from 4:00 PM to 6:00 PM.

Gregg Grauvogl

M, b. 27 July 1952, d. 30 November 2015
Father*Donald Grauvogl b. 26 Jan 1913, d. 10 Jan 2000
Mother*Sena Belle Paepke b. 11 Sep 1920, d. 8 Aug 2009
  • Gregg Grauvogl was born on 27 July 1952 at Sauk, Wisconsin.
  • He was the son of Donald Grauvogl and Sena Belle Paepke.
  • Gregg Grauvogl died on 30 November 2015 at age 63 Gregg A. Grauvogl, age 63, passed away on Nov. 30, 2015, at St. Mary's Hospital in Madison. Gregg was born to Donald and Sena (Paepke) Grauvogl in Sauk City on July 27, 1952. Gregg attended Sun Prairie High School and lived in that area most of his adult life. Gregg was an avid hunter and fisherman. His happiest times were those shared with family and friends hunting the Wisconsin River bluffs near Sauk City or fishing the waters of the Rainbow Flowage near Lake Tomahawk.

    Gregg is survived by his sisters, Shelia (Leroy) Bills, Karen (Alan) Salzwedel, Donna Roidt, and Tammie (David) Smithback; many nieces, nephews other relatives and friends. He was preceded in death by his parents and three siblings, Darel Grauvogl, Gloria Small, and Maria Knickmeier.

    Per Gregg's wishes, a private family service will be held.