Carol Jean Forseth

F, b. 1 October 1935, d. 31 January 2014
Father*Harland Forseth d. 1987
Mother*Mildred Johnson
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name14 April 1956As of 14 April 1956,her married name was Ruetten.
  • Carol Jean Forseth was born on 1 October 1935 at Wisconsin.
  • She was the daughter of Harland Forseth and Mildred Johnson.
  • Carol Jean Forseth married Frederick Joseph Ruetten, son of Joseph Killian Ruetten and Alma Emily Gruber, on 14 April 1956.
  • Carol Jean Forseth died on 31 January 2014 at Spring Green, Sauk, Wisconsin, at age 78 Carol Jean Ruetten, age 78, of Spring Green, passed away peacefully at her home on Friday, Jan. 31, 2014. Carol was born on Oct. 1, 1935, to Harland and Mildred (Johnson) Forseth in Arena, Wis. She grew up in Hyde, Wis. She was proud to be a niece to Aunt Annie and Aunt Lena, owners of the Hyde Store. At age 10, she tended the store, later sharing stories of its heyday. Carol graduated from Arena High School in 1953 as salutatorian and Madison Business College in 1955. On April 14, 1956, she married Fred Ruetten. They raised six sons on a beef, then dairy farm in Big Hollow, northwest of Spring Green. A gardener and preserver, she hosted wonderful home cooked meals. She worked at St. Mary's in Madison, Gruber Cheese in Plain, and Arthurs in Spring Green. In their later years, Carol and Fred moved into Spring Green, to a newly built home. People frequently complimented her beautifully landscaped yard. Carol was a daily newspaper reader and crossword puzzler. She enjoyed documenting her ancestry, for which her family and friends are deeply grateful. She also tended to the gravesites of her ancestors. She passed on her Norwegian heritage by making lefse, and Fred's German heritage by making sauerbraten. Her loving family and dear friends will miss her smile, sense of humor, and laugh, while sharing a beer and catching up. Survivors include son, Jim (Teri Nachreiner) of Spring Green, Rick (Marie) of Roxbury, Dan (Connie Stevens) of Spring Green, Scott (Edie Brant) of DePere, Jerry of Spring Green, and Chris (Stephanie) of Watertown; and 10 grandchildren, Jennifer, Katrina, Grace, Alexis, Tess, Kylie, Olivia, Dena, Hunter and Jake. She is also survived by siblings, John (Anne) Forseth, Dave (Gail) Forseth, and Anita (Ron) Jabs; brothers and sisters in-law, Chuck and Bev, Ruetten, Fred and Evelyn Peck, Madlyn Frederick, Dorothy McCluskey and Elaine Kurt. Carol was preceded in death by her husband, Fred; her parents, Harland and Mildred; and mother and father-in-law, Alma and Joe Ruetten, Patti Forseth, Ronald and Donna Forseth, Joe McCluskey, Paul Frederick, Francis Kurt, Joe and Shirley Ruetten and Gerald Ruetten. A Mass in Memory of Carol will take place at ST. JOHN'S CATHOLIC CHURCH, Spring Green, on Saturday, Feb. 8, 2014, at 11 a.m., with visitation at 10 a.m. A burial in the church cemetery will take place in the spring. Online condolences are available at www.clarymemorialfuneralhome.com. Clary Memorial Funeral Home is assisting family with the arrangements.

Harland Forseth

M, d. 1987

Children of Harland Forseth and Mildred Johnson

Mildred Johnson

F
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Forseth.

Children of Mildred Johnson and Harland Forseth

Paul Frederick

M, d. 1981
  • Paul Frederick died in 1981.

Joseph McCluskey

M, d. 2005
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationJoseph McCluskey was also known as Joe.
  • Joseph McCluskey died in 2005.

Francis Kurt

M, d. before 2014
  • Francis Kurt died before 2014.

Shirley (?)

F, d. before 2014
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Ruetten.

Patti Forseth

F, d. before 2014
Father*Harland Forseth d. 1987
Mother*Mildred Johnson

Ronald Forseth

M, d. before 2014
Father*Harland Forseth d. 1987
Mother*Mildred Johnson

Donna (?)

F, d. before 2014
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Forseth.

Cameron E. Peckham

M, b. 23 February 1923, d. 27 January 2014
Father*Jesse Peckham
Mother*Glennie Norman
  • Cameron E. Peckham was born on 23 February 1923.
  • He was the son of Jesse Peckham and Glennie Norman.
  • Cameron E. Peckham married Agatha C. Pulvermacher, daughter of Edward Carl Pulvermacher and Anna Lenora Schneider, on 21 July 1942.
  • Cameron E. Peckham died on 27 January 2014 at age 90 Cameron E. Peckham, age 90, of Richland Center, passed away on Monday, January 27, 2014. He was born in Richland Center, WI on February 23, 1923 the son of Jesse and Glennie (Norman) Peckham. He married Agatha Pulvermacher on July 21, 1942 and they celebrated their 71st wedding anniversary this past year. Cameron served his country during WWII as a US Marine in the South Pacific. Cameron and Agatha owned and operated the Alcam Creamery for 52 years. Cameron was very involved in St. Mary of the Assumption Parish. He was instrumental in developing the plans for building St. Mary Church, rectory, and school. He was a strong advocate of Catholic schools and supported his parish, school, and diocese throughout his life. He was a member of the Knights of Columbus for many years. He is survived by his 8 children, Allan (Jane) of Spring Green, Mark (Susan) of Eden Prairie, MN; Gary (Elizabeth) of Richland Center, Mary Ann (Tom Darden) of Reliance, TN; Paul (Julie) of Richland Center; Greg (Rosemarie) of Little Rock, AR; Jane of Madison; Tom (Vicki Faber) of Richland Center; twenty-two grandchildren, sixteen great-grandchildren, 2 sisters, Donna Jean Langone of Beloit and Charlene Schoenmann of Spring Green; nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. He was preceded in death by his wife, Agatha, parents Jesse and Glennie, one infant brother, Vilas, and one sister, Velda Miehe. A Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated on Friday, January 31 at 11:30 A.M. at St. Mary Catholic Church, 160 W. Fourth Street, Richland Center. Father Robert Letona will officiate with burial at St. Mary Catholic Cemetery at a later date. Visitation will be held on Friday from 9:30 A.M. until the time of the Mass. In lieu of flowers, memorials can be made to St. Mary Catholic School 155 W. Fifth Street, Richland Center.
     On 1 September 1946 at Burrows Park, Madison, Dane, Wisconsin, attended the Pulvermacher reunion.

Child of Cameron E. Peckham and Agatha C. Pulvermacher

Jesse Peckham

M

Children of Jesse Peckham and Glennie Norman

Glennie Norman

F
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Peckham.

Children of Glennie Norman and Jesse Peckham

Allan Peckham

M
Father*Cameron E. Peckham b. 23 Feb 1923, d. 27 Jan 2014
Mother*Agatha C. Pulvermacher b. 28 Dec 1921, d. 23 Sep 2013
     On 1 September 1946 at Burrows Park, Madison, Dane, Wisconsin, attended the Pulvermacher reunion.

Jane (?)

F
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Peckham.

Alma A. Pulvermacher

F, b. 1926, d. before 1998
Father*Leo Mathew Pulvermacher b. 31 Jul 1898, d. 3 Mar 1979
Mother*Hilda M. Pletzer b. 12 Feb 1906, d. 15 Feb 1998

Vilas Peckham

M
Father*Jesse Peckham
Mother*Glennie Norman

Velda Peckham

F, d. before 2014
Father*Jesse Peckham
Mother*Glennie Norman
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Miehe.

(?) Miehe

M

Anna Lenora Schneider

F, b. 16 April 1888, d. 20 May 1984
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Pulvermacher.
  • Anna Lenora Schneider married Edward Carl Pulvermacher, son of Johann Pulvermacher and Maria Anna Chavet.
  • Anna Lenora Schneider was born on 16 April 1888 at Wisconsin.
  • She died on 20 May 1984 at Richland, Wisconsin, at age 96 Anna (Schneider) Pulvermacher obituary.
    Madison Wisconsin State Journal May 22, 1984 - Anna (Schneider) Pulvermacher obituary
     On 1 September 1946 at Burrows Park, Madison, Dane, Wisconsin, attended the Pulvermacher reunion.
Madison Wisconsin State Journal September 4, 1946 - Pulvermacher reunion

Children of Anna Lenora Schneider and Edward Carl Pulvermacher

Allan J. Pulvermacher

M, b. 12 September 1920, d. 16 February 2017
Father*Edward Carl Pulvermacher b. 30 Apr 1880, d. 26 Nov 1957
Mother*Anna Lenora Schneider b. 16 Apr 1888, d. 20 May 1984
  • Allan J. Pulvermacher was born on 12 September 1920 at Sauk, Wisconsin.
  • He was the son of Edward Carl Pulvermacher and Anna Lenora Schneider.
  • Allan J. Pulvermacher married Lucille A. Schmitz, daughter of Hubert Schmitz and Clara Klein, on 10 May 1947.
  • Allan J. Pulvermacher died on 16 February 2017 at age 96 Allan J. Pulvermacher age 96 of Richland Center passed away on Thursday, February 16, 2017 at the Pine Valley Community Village. He was born on September 12, 1920 in Sauk City, WI the son of Edward and Anna (Schneider) Pulvermacher. Alan served in the United States Army during WWII and was stationed most of that time in Germany. He was married on May 10, 1947 to the former Lucille Schmitz. Alan was a member of St. Mary’s Catholic Church, the Knights of Columbus and the Richland Center VFW Post. He enjoyed playing cards, puzzles, games, fishing, rides around the country side and spent many years camping with his family. He is survived by 4 daughters, Jean Bindl and Harvey of Monona, WI, Maureen (Mel) Bindl of Portage, WI, Paula (Dennis) Dischler of Mt. Horeb, WI, Diane (Timm) Bristol of Monona, WI, 9 grandchildren, Jacqueline Bindl, Aaron (Marcie) Bindl, Jennifer Dischler, Andrea (Daniel) Werner, Gregory (Dana) Bindl, Nicole (Aaron) Dolan, Jessica (James) Sawyer, Angela Bristol (Kyle Redlin), Laura Dischler, 10 great grandchildren, a brother, James (Patty) Pulvermacher of Richland Center, nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. He was preceded in death by his parents, Edward and Anna Pulvermacher, his wife, Lucille Pulvermacher and 6 siblings. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Wednesday, February 22, 2017 at 11:00 A.M. at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Richland Center, WI. Monsignor Roger Scheckel will officiate with burial in the church cemetery where military graveside rites will be conducted by the Local Veterans Military Memorial Honors Unit. Visitation will be held on Wednesday at St. Mary’s Catholic Church from 9:30 A.M. until the time of Mass. In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to Our House or to Pine Valley Community Village. The Stafford Funeral Home is assisting the family with the arrangements.
     On 1 September 1946 at Burrows Park, Madison, Dane, Wisconsin, attended the Pulvermacher reunion.

James Pulvermacher

M, b. circa 1929
Father*Edward Carl Pulvermacher b. 30 Apr 1880, d. 26 Nov 1957
Mother*Anna Lenora Schneider b. 16 Apr 1888, d. 20 May 1984

Viola Pulvermacher

F, d. before 2014
Father*Edward Carl Pulvermacher b. 30 Apr 1880, d. 26 Nov 1957
Mother*Anna Lenora Schneider b. 16 Apr 1888, d. 20 May 1984

Augusta Pulvermacher

F, d. between 1988 and 2014
Father*Edward Carl Pulvermacher b. 30 Apr 1880, d. 26 Nov 1957
Mother*Anna Lenora Schneider b. 16 Apr 1888, d. 20 May 1984
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Heggestad.
     On 1 September 1946 at Burrows Park, Madison, Dane, Wisconsin, attended the Pulvermacher reunion.

John Heggestad

M
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationJohn Heggestad was also known as Jack.
     On 1 September 1946 at Burrows Park, Madison, Dane, Wisconsin, attended the Pulvermacher reunion.

Mildred Pulvermacher

F, b. circa 1915, d. between 1988 and 2014
Father*Edward Carl Pulvermacher b. 30 Apr 1880, d. 26 Nov 1957
Mother*Anna Lenora Schneider b. 16 Apr 1888, d. 20 May 1984
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Adler.

Knute Adler

M

Archibald Pulvermacher

M, b. circa 1917, d. between 1988 and 2014
Father*Edward Carl Pulvermacher b. 30 Apr 1880, d. 26 Nov 1957
Mother*Anna Lenora Schneider b. 16 Apr 1888, d. 20 May 1984
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationArchibald Pulvermacher was also known as Archie.
     On 1 September 1946 at Burrows Park, Madison, Dane, Wisconsin, attended the Pulvermacher reunion.

Child of Archibald Pulvermacher and Nellie (?)

Gilbert O. Pulvermacher

M, b. circa 1913, d. between 1988 and 2014
Father*Edward Carl Pulvermacher b. 30 Apr 1880, d. 26 Nov 1957
Mother*Anna Lenora Schneider b. 16 Apr 1888, d. 20 May 1984
     On 1 September 1946 at Burrows Park, Madison, Dane, Wisconsin, attended the Pulvermacher reunion.

Child of Gilbert O. Pulvermacher and Leona (?)

Howard L. Pulvermacher

M, b. 23 June 1919, d. 23 October 1988
Father*Edward Carl Pulvermacher b. 30 Apr 1880, d. 26 Nov 1957
Mother*Anna Lenora Schneider b. 16 Apr 1888, d. 20 May 1984
  • Howard L. Pulvermacher was born on 23 June 1919 at Roxbury, Wisconsin.
  • He was the son of Edward Carl Pulvermacher and Anna Lenora Schneider.
  • Howard L. Pulvermacher married Bernice Walton on 2 October 1963.
  • Howard L. Pulvermacher died on 23 October 1988 at Madison, Dane, Wisconsin, at age 69 Howard L Pulvermacher obituary.
    Madison Wisconsin State Journal October 25, 1988 - Howard L Pulvermacher obituary
     On 1 September 1946 at Burrows Park, Madison, Dane, Wisconsin, attended the Pulvermacher reunion.