Raymond J. Grauvogl

M, b. 24 December 1921, d. 12 November 2014
Father*Frederick Michael Grauvogl b. 5 Mar 1893, d. 10 Mar 1978
Mother*Agnes A. Davey b. c 1902
  • Raymond J. Grauvogl was born on 24 December 1921 at Richland, Wisconsin.
  • He was the son of Frederick Michael Grauvogl and Agnes A. Davey.
  • Raymond J. Grauvogl married Joyce Marie Piehl on 16 August 1950.
  • Raymond J. Grauvogl died on 12 November 2014 at age 92 Raymond J. Grauvogl, 92, of Cazenovia, passed away Wednesday, November 12, 2014, at his residence. Raymond was born December 24, 1921, in Cazenovia to the late Fredrick and Agnes (Davey) Grauvogl. He graduated from Cazenovia High School. Following graduation, he joined the U.S. Army serving during WWII from 1942 until 1945. He was a proud member of Cazenovia American Legion Post #491. Ray was a long time member of St. Anthony’s Catholic Church in Germantown, where on August 16, 1950, he married Joyce Marie Piehl. She preceded him in death July 15, 2010. After returning home from the service, Ray began his life long career as a livestock dealer. He was a huge fan of the Cazenovia Reds Baseball team, he loved deer hunting, and just spending time at his cabin in Hayward. Survivors include his sister Alice Elliot of Seattle, WA, his cousins David (Amy) Schmitt and family, Mark (Jody) Schmitt and family, and Robin (Allen) Landsinger and family, all of Cazenovia. He is also survived by a special friend Patrick (Jean) Stittleburg of Cazenovia. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated for Raymond Tuesday, November 18, 2014, at 11:30 am, at St. Anthony’s Catholic Church in Germantown. Father Wesley Janowski will be the Celebrant. A time of visitation will be on Tuesday, at the church from 9:30 am, until the time of service. Burial will follow services at St. Anthony Cemetery. A memorial fund has been established in Rays name for American Legion Post #491, or the Cazenovia Fire Department and EMT’s. The family would like to extend a special thank you to all of Ray’s caretakers over the past few years. Farber Funeral Home of Reedsburg is assisting the family with arrangements.

Joyce Marie Piehl

F, d. 15 July 2010
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name16 August 1950As of 16 August 1950,her married name was Grauvogl.

Janice E. Schultz

F, b. 23 April 1951, d. 7 October 2014
Mother*Vera L. Schultz b. 12 Dec 1928, d. 13 Aug 2003
  • Janice E. Schultz was born on 23 April 1951 at Reedsburg, Sauk, Wisconsin.
  • She was the daughter of Vera L. Schultz.
  • Janice E. Schultz died on 7 October 2014 at age 63 Janice E. Schultz, 63, of Reedsburg, passed away peacefully Wednesday, October 7, 2014 at Ridgeview Terrace, following her courageous battle with cancer. Janice was born April 23, 1951 in Reedsburg. She attended local schools, graduating from Reedsburg High School in 1969. She then attended MATC Reedsburg, attaining her Nursing Assistant Degree. Jan was a devoted health care provider for over 30 years. She was employed by Synders Nursing Home and Our House, doing a job she loved, and touching many lives in the process. Jan was a beautiful author of poetry and the wonderful writer of the column “Walk On” in the Reedsburg Independent. She loved to travel and take car rides. She was a member of St. Peter’s Evangelical Lutheran Church. Surviving family are her cousins; Donna (Leo) Tourdot, Dana (John) Newton, their children Michael and Grady, Amy (Brian) Statz, Brian (Sara) Tourdot, their children Kaily, Isacc, Hannah and Lainey, Mark (Ramona) Schultz, Audrey (Karl) Heck, Charlie Schultz, Dennis (Judy) Koppen, her very special friend John Meyer, and other special friends Lorretta Christian and Eldi Bowlin. In addition to her mother Vera Koppen she was preceded in death by her Aunts; Idella Schultz and Irene Koppen, and her uncles; Ray Schultz and Elmer Schultz. We will celebrate Janice’s life with a memorial service Friday, October 17, 2014 at 11:00 am at St. Peter Lutheran Church in Reedsburg. Visitation will also be at St. Peter’s from 10:00 am until the time of service.

Emil Koppen

M, b. circa 1881

Children of Emil Koppen and Ida Koenig

Ida Koenig

F, b. circa 1881
Father*Fred H. Koenig b. c 1843, d. b 1930
Mother*Fredericka (?) b. c 1857, d. a 1930
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Koppen.

Children of Ida Koenig and Emil Koppen

Alvin Koppen

M, b. circa 1913
Father*Emil Koppen b. c 1881
Mother*Ida Koenig b. c 1881

Norma Koppen

F, b. circa 1920
Father*Emil Koppen b. c 1881
Mother*Ida Koenig b. c 1881

Fredericka (?)

F, b. circa 1857, d. after 1930
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Koenig.
  • Fredericka (?) married Fred H. Koenig.
  • Fredericka (?) was born circa 1857 at Germany.
  • She died after 1930.

Child of Fredericka (?) and Fred H. Koenig

Fred H. Koenig

M, b. circa 1843, d. before 1930
  • Fred H. Koenig married Fredericka (?).
  • Fred H. Koenig was born circa 1843 at Germany.
  • He died before 1930.

Child of Fred H. Koenig and Fredericka (?)

Martin E. Krohn

M, b. 24 July 1937, d. 14 April 2014
Father*Erwin A. Krohn b. Sep 1897
Mother*Clara Meister b. c 1909, d. 5 Jan 1970
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationMartin E. Krohn was also known as Mick.
  • Martin E. Krohn was born on 24 July 1937 at Reedsburg, Sauk, Wisconsin.
  • He was the son of Erwin A. Krohn and Clara Meister.
  • Martin E. Krohn died on 14 April 2014 at age 76 Martin "Mick" E. Krohn age 76 of Reedsburg died on Monday, April 14, 2014 at the University Hospital, Madison. He was born on July 24, 1937 in Reedsburg the son of Erwin and Clara (Meister) Krohn. He was married to Luanne Sheahan on August 19, 1967 in St. Anthony’s Catholic Church, Germantown. This marriage was blessed with three children. Mick was proud of being a fireman at Badger Ordinance in Baraboo for over 30 years. He was very proud of being in the first group of individuals inducted into the Reedsburg Athletic Hall of Fame, and some of his records still stand today. He had tried out for the Milwaukee Braves and did pitch from the mound. He was a lifetime member of the Knights of Columbus. He had a deep faith in God, was very good with elderly in need as well as anyone who needed food to eat. Mick was proud of his children and grandchildren and all their accomplishments. “The fish of Sauk Co. can rest easier because Mick’s fishing pole is retired now that he has gone to his eternal home.”
    He was preceded in death by his parents and his Father & Mother-in-law; Ed and Lorrayne Sheahan.

    He is survived by his wife, Luanne
    His children: Theresa Krohn of Reedsburg
    Nancy (Amanda) Krohn of Savannah, GA
    Tim (Karla) Krohn of Madison
    Grandchildren: Kevin and Rachel
    Brothers: Chuck (Carla) Krohn of Reedsburg
    Ron (Nancy) Krohn of Verona
    Sisters-in-law; Mary Jean Weiss, Kaye Sheahan-Brimmer, Jenny (Tom) Clarkson, Nancy (David) Sheahan
    Nieces, nephews, cousins and many other relatives and numerous very close friends.
    The Mass of Christian Burial will be conducted on Wednesday, April 23, 2014 at 12:00 noon in Sacred Heart Catholic Church, Reedsburg with Fr. Thomas Monaghan officiating. Visitation will be on Wednesday at the church from 10:00 A.M. until the time of service. Burial will take place in Calvary Cemetery, Reedsburg. Memorials of remembrance may be made to the Leukemia Society in lieu of flowers. The Farber Funeral Home is assisting the family with the arrangements.

Ed Sheahan

M, d. before 2014
  • Ed Sheahan married Lorrayne (?).
  • Ed Sheahan died before 2014.

Lorrayne (?)

F, d. before 2014
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Sheahan.
  • Lorrayne (?) married Ed Sheahan.
  • Lorrayne (?) died before 2014.

Charles Martin Krohn

M, b. 13 July 1935, d. 18 March 2017
Father*Erwin A. Krohn b. Sep 1897
Mother*Clara Meister b. c 1909, d. 5 Jan 1970
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationCharles Martin Krohn was also known as Chuck.
  • Charles Martin Krohn was born on 13 July 1935.
  • He was the son of Erwin A. Krohn and Clara Meister.
  • Charles Martin Krohn died on 18 March 2017 at age 81 Charles Martin Krohn ‘Chuck’, age 81, passed away on March 18, 2017, at the Reedsburg Area Medical Center. He was born on July 13, 1935, the son of Erwin A. and Clara W. (Meister) Krohn in Reedsburg, Wisconsin. Chuck graduated from Reedsburg High School in 1953. On April 20, 1968, he was united in marriage to Carla A. Marquardt in Baraboo, WI. He retired from Skinner Transfer in 2001, after working for 47 years as a dispatcher. He enjoyed watching football, basketball and golf, and spending time with his dog, Lilly.
    Chuck was preceded in death by his parents and brother, Mick Krohn.
    He is survived by his wife, Carla of Reedsburg;
    Children, Kevin (Misty Schutz) Krohn of Prairie du Sac,
    Jody Dunse of Reedsburg;
    Grandchildren, Savannah Hullstrung, Tabitha and Kane Dunse, Logan Krohn, Brandon and Trevor Spray;
    Brother, Ronald (Nancy) Krohn of Verona;
    Sister-in-law, Luanne Krohn of Reedsburg;
    Brother-in-law, James (Shirley) Marquardt;
    Special family member, Kevin Dunse of Reedsburg;
    Numerous nieces, nephews, other relatives, friends and Lilly.
    Mass of Christian Burial for Charles ‘Chuck’ Krohn will be conducted on Thursday, March 23, 2017, at 1:00 P.M. at Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Reedsburg with Father David Carrano officiating. Burial will follow in Calvary Cemetery in Reedsburg. Visitation will be held on Thursday from 11:00 A.M. until the time of service at the church.
    The Farber Funeral Home is assisting the family with the arrangements.

Carroll Kelley

M

Alice Kapelke

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

Virginia Rae Rego

F, b. 17 June 1941, d. 16 March 2014
Virginia Rego - Webb High School, Reedsburg, Sauk, WI 1960
Father*George Edward Rego b. 14 Nov 1912, d. 24 Jul 1999
Mother*Genevieve Mary Connors b. 31 Mar 1909, d. 12 Jul 2001
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name16 June 1962As of 16 June 1962,her married name was Schyvinck.
  • Virginia Rae Rego was born on 17 June 1941.
  • She was the daughter of George Edward Rego and Genevieve Mary Connors.
  • Virginia Rae Rego died on 16 March 2014 at age 72 Virginia Rae (Rego) Schyvinck, 72, of Edgerton passed away Sunday, March 16, 2014.

    She was born June 17, 1941, the daughter of George Edward and Genavieve Margaret (O’Connor) Rego, in Reedsburg.

    Virginia graduated from Reedsburg High School in 1960. She married Gerald Schyvinck June 16, 1962, in Reedsburg and then relocated to Janesville where she lived until moving to Fort Atkinson in 1970.

    Virginia was a long-time employee of 40-plus years at Redi-Serve Foods in Fort Atkinson. In her free time, she enjoyed traveling, attending plays and spending time with family and friends.

    She is survived by her children, Steven Schyvinck of Oak Creek, Carole (Schyvinck) Hansen of Janesville, Jeffrey Schyvinck of Janesville and Tonia (Schyvinck) Rhinehart of Reedsburg; 12 grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; brothers, Gerald Rego of Reedsburg and William Rego of Florida; sister-in-law, Rita Rego of West Allis; and brother-in-law, John Schyvinck of Edgerton.
    She was preceded in death by her parents; brother, Lawrence; and sister-in-law, Terry Schyvinck.
    We celebrate Virginia’s life with a service at noon Thursday, March 20, at Holy Family Catholic Church, 310 Bluff St., La Valle, with Father Lorin Bowens officiating. Visitation will be held 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Wednesday at the Dunlap Memorial Home, 604 S. Main St., Fort Atkinson, and Thursday from 11 a.m. until the time of the service at the church in La Valle. Burial will follow in St. Bridget’s Cemetery, rural Cazenovia.

    The Farber Funeral Home is assisting the family with the local arrangements.

Lawrence Rego

M, d. before 2014
Father*George Edward Rego b. 14 Nov 1912, d. 24 Jul 1999
Mother*Genevieve Mary Connors b. 31 Mar 1909, d. 12 Jul 2001

Arthur Hemshrot

M

Children of Arthur Hemshrot and Edith Rutz

Edith Rutz

F
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Hemshrot.

Children of Edith Rutz and Arthur Hemshrot

Stewart Harms

M, d. December 1982
Father*Armand Harms b. c 1928, d. 17 Nov 2009
Mother*Donna M. Hemshrot b. 6 Feb 1931, d. 26 Dec 2013

Arthur Hemshrot

M, d. before December 2013
Father*Arthur Hemshrot
Mother*Edith Rutz

William Hemshrot

M, d. before December 2013
Father*Arthur Hemshrot
Mother*Edith Rutz

Neil Hemshrot

M, d. before December 2013
Father*Arthur Hemshrot
Mother*Edith Rutz

Eric Richard Repka

M, b. 15 March 1925, d. 28 November 2013
Father*Richard Repka b. c 1894, d. a 1962
Mother*Theresa Reinecke b. May 1893
  • Eric Richard Repka was born on 15 March 1925 at Westfield, Sauk, Wisconsin.
  • He was the son of Richard Repka and Theresa Reinecke.
  • Eric Richard Repka married Marlene Miller on 23 April 1955.
  • Eric Richard Repka died on 28 November 2013 at age 88 Eric Richard Repka, age 88, of Reedsburg, passed away on Thursday, November 28, 2013. He was born on March 15, 1925, in Westfield Township, Sauk County, Wisconsin, the son of Richard and Theresa (Rienecke) Repka. Eric was baptized and confirmed at St. John Lutheran Church of Leland. On April 23, 1955, he was united in marriage to Marlene Miller. This marriage was blessed with three children. Eric enjoyed spending time with his family, especially watching his grandchildren as they participated in sporting events through the years. He was a fisherman, hunter, and an avid fan of the Packers and Badgers.

    Eric was preceded in death by his parents; sister, Regina Yanke, and brother, LaVern Repka.

    He is survived by his wife, Marlene;
    Children: Darrell (Mirene) Repka,
    Dean (Dianne) Repka,
    Janell (Mike) Lennon;
    Grandchildren: Dee Anna and Eric Coons, Jason and Emily Repka, Michael and Matt Lennon, Evan, Garrett, and Hunter Strait;

    Great-grandchildren: Jaelynn, Tyson and Rylan;
    Step great-grandchildren: Taylor and Talon;

    Sisters: Helen Wenzel and Luena Meister;
    Sister-in-law, Kathy (James) Biggs;
    Many nieces, nephews, cousins along with other relatives and friends.

    We celebrate Eric’s life with a service at 2:30 PM on Sunday, December 1, 2013, at St. John Ev. Lutheran Church, Reedsburg, with Pastor David Glesne officiating. Burial will follow in St. John Cemetery, Rock Springs. A visitation will be held on Sunday from 1:00 PM until the time of the service at the church. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to St. John Ev. Lutheran Church.
    The Farber Funeral Home is assisting the family with the arrangements.

Marlene Miller

F, b. 31 August 1936, d. 14 January 2016
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name23 April 1955As of 23 April 1955,her married name was Repka.
  • Marlene Miller was born on 31 August 1936 at Wisconsin.
  • She married Eric Richard Repka, son of Richard Repka and Theresa Reinecke, on 23 April 1955.
  • Marlene Miller died on 14 January 2016 at age 79 Marlene Ella Miller Repka, age 79,of Reedsburg, passed away on Thursday, January 14, 2016, at Meadow Ridge Assisted Living in Baraboo, WI. She was born on August 31, 1936, in Wyeville, WI, the daughter of Kenneth and Mabel Miller. She was baptized, confirmed and married at St. John Lutheran Church in Rock Springs. Marlene was united in marriage to Eric Repka on April 23, 1955. Their marriage was blessed with 3 children. She was employed for many years at Collins Drug Store in Reedsburg. Marlene enjoyed going to her grandchildren’s sport activities. She was a faithful member of St. John Lutheran Church, Reedsburg.
    Marlene is survived by her children: Darrell (Mirene) Repka of Reedsburg,
    Dean (Dianne) Repka of Loganville,
    Janell (Mike) Lennon of Reedsburg;

    Sister, Kathleen (James) Biggs of West Palm Beach, FL;

    Grandchildren: DeeAnna (Eric) Coons, Jason (Emily) Repka, Michael Lennon (Fiance, Annette Jensen), Matthew Lennon, Monica Zolczynski, Evan, Garrett and Hunter Strait.

    She was preceded in death by her parents; and husband, Eric.
    Funeral services for Marlene E. Repka will be conducted at 11:00 AM on Monday, January 18, 2016, at St. John Ev. Lutheran Church in Reedsburg, with Pastor Dominic Guido officiating. Visitation will be held on Sunday from 3:00 to 7:00 PM at the Farber Funeral Home, and on Monday from 10:00 AM until the time of the service at the church. Burial will take place in St. John Cemetery, in Rock Springs, WI. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to St. John’s Ev. Lutheran Church in Reedsburg.

Regina Repka

F, d. before November 2013
Father*Richard Repka b. c 1894, d. a 1962
Mother*Theresa Reinecke b. May 1893
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Yanke.

(?) Yanke

M

LaVern Repka

M, d. before November 2013
Father*Richard Repka b. c 1894, d. a 1962
Mother*Theresa Reinecke b. May 1893

Luena Repka

F
Father*Richard Repka b. c 1894, d. a 1962
Mother*Theresa Reinecke b. May 1893
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name3 June 1961As of 3 June 1961,her married name was Meister.

Terry Meister

M, b. 4 June 1959, d. 20 September 2012
Father*Martin J. Meister b. 6 Oct 1925, d. 26 Nov 2013
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationTerry Meister was also known as Jake.
  • Terry Meister was born on 4 June 1959 at Sauk, Wisconsin.
  • He was the son of Martin J. Meister.
  • Terry Meister died on 20 September 2012 at age 53 Terry “Jake” Meister, age 53, of Reedsburg, passed on Thursday, September 20, 2012, surrounded by his family following a long and courageous battle with cancer. He was born on June 4, 1959 in Reedsburg, the son of Martin “Bud” and Phyllis (Stowell) Meister. He was united in marriage on October 28, 1988 to Lynette Lennon.

    Terry was the hardest working man his family had ever known. He played hard and was and outdoors man who enjoyed hunting, fishing, training his dogs, cutting wood and making maple syrup. He enjoyed playing softball in his early days. Terry was a good family man. He loved his family and was always there for his kids sporting events. He was a very caring, loving and thoughtful man. Terry was a great and loving son, husband, father, grandfather, brother, uncle and friend. He was a wonderful influence to every life he touched.

    Terry is survived by his wife, Lynette of Reedsburg;

    Children: Amy Meister of La Valle,

    Kira Meister of Reedsburg,

    Jake Meister of Reedsburg;

    Grandchildren: Michael Sweatt and Addyleen Nevius of La Valle;

    Father and mother: Martin and Phyllis Meister of Reedsburg;

    Mother and Father – In – Law: Dave and Gwen Lennon of Reedsburg;

    Brothers: Tim (Vicki) Meister of Lyndon Station,

    Tom (Anna) Meister of Lyndon Station;

    Sister: Jackie (Terry) Ragus of Madison;

    Brothers and Sisters – In – Law: Leah Lennon of Reedsburg,

    Chris (Joe) Sieber of Reedsburg,

    Dave (Janice) Lennon of Grafton,

    Mike (Janell) Lennon of Reedsburg,

    Elizabeth Lennon of Reedsburg;

    Along with many Nieces, Nephews, Aunts, Uncles, Cousins and Friends.

    A Mass of Christian Burial will be conducted at 12 Noon on Saturday, September 29, 2012 at Sacred Heart Catholic Church, Reedsburg, with Father Thomas Monaghan officiating. Visitation will be held on Saturday from 10:30 until 12 Noon at the church. The family requests memorials of remembrance on behalf of Terry's request to be made to the Reedsburg Area Medical Center.

    The Farber Funeral Home is assisting the family with the arrangements.