Arnold Horstman

M, d. before July 2012
Father*August Albert Horstmann b. 4 Feb 1904, d. 25 Oct 1994
Mother*Emma Ribbke b. 15 Jan 1912, d. b 1990

August W. Horstmann

M, b. 26 September 1936, d. 13 June 2007
August Horstmann 1955 senior portrait Reedsburg High School, Reedsburg, Sauk, WI
Father*August Albert Horstmann b. 4 Feb 1904, d. 25 Oct 1994
Mother*Emma Ribbke b. 15 Jan 1912, d. b 1990
     August W. Horstmann graduated in 1955 at Reedsburg High School, Reedsburg, Sauk, Wisconsin.

Peter M. Fargen

M, b. 7 February 1949, d. 24 May 2012
Peter M. Fargen
Father*Martin F. Fargen b. 27 Jul 1922, d. 29 Jun 1995
Mother*Edith M. Faber b. 1925
  • Peter M. Fargen was born on 7 February 1949.
  • He was the son of Martin F. Fargen and Edith M. Faber.
  • Peter M. Fargen died on 24 May 2012 at age 63 Peter M. Fargen, age 63, of Bear Valley, died unexpectedly on Thursday, May 24, 2012 at the Veterans Hospital in Madison. He was born on February 7, 1949 in Richland Center, the son of Martin and Edith (Faber) Fargen. Pete was a veteran of the Vietnam War and was very proud to have served his country. On November 11, 1972, he was married to the former Mary L. Foss. Pete retired from Kraemer Brothers and spent his last days living life to the fullest. He will be remembered by many as "Mr. Fix-it." Survivors include his wife of forty years, Mary; his mother: Edith Fargen, of Readstown; four children: Matthew (Shar) Fargen, of Pennsylvania; Daniel (Shannan) Fargen, of Boscobel; Martin (Amber) Fargen, of Avoca and Rebecca Fargen, of Connecticut; four grandchildren: Darnel, David, Trista and Isaiah; eight brothers and sisters: Colleen Fuhrman, of Florida; Pauline (Chuck) Fuhrman, of Reedsburg; Mary Pat (John) Kaul, of Bear Valley; Pat Fargen, of Viola; Julie Ripley (Al Bailey), of Cazenovia; Peggy (Carl) Hull, of Richland Center; Mike (Julie) Fargen, of Readstown and Lori (Gene) Roberts, of Lone Rock; his brothers and sisters-in-law: Lanita (Pat) Hemberger, of Ohio; Bob (Jeno) Foss, of Reedsburg; Rynie (Sheri) Foss, of Iowa; Joe (Angie) Foss, of Ohio; Geri (Harley) Greenwood, of Montana; George (Barb) Foss, of Reedsburg and John (Candee) Foss, of Sullivan; his beloved dog, Sugar; many nieces and nephews; other relatives and a host of friends. He was preceded in death by his father, Martin; his brother: David Fargen; and his father and mother-in-law: Ervin and Anna Foss. A Mass of Christian Burial will be conducted at 1:30 P.M. on Monday, May 28, 2012 at St. Patrick's Catholic Church in Loreto with Father Lorin Bowens and Father Mike Resop concelebrating. Interment with military rites will be in Our Lady of The Fields Cemetery. There will be a visitation from 2:00 P.M. to 6:00 P.M. on Sunday and from 12:30 P.M. to 1:30 P.M. on Monday at St. Patrick's Catholic Church in Loreto. In lieu of flowers, memorials to St. Patrick's Bell Tower would be appreciated. The Hoof Funeral Home in Reedsburg is serving the family.

William L. Skinner

M, b. 8 January 1932, d. 3 February 1994
William (Bill) Skinner 1949 senior portrait Reedsburg High School, Reedsburg, Sauk, WI
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationWilliam L. Skinner was also known as Bill.
  • William L. Skinner was born on 8 January 1932.
  • He died on 3 February 1994 at age 62.
     William L. Skinner graduated in 1949 at Reedsburg High School, Reedsburg, Sauk, Wisconsin.

Tom Crawford

M, d. before 2012
  • Tom Crawford died before 2012.

Herbert Phelan

M, d. before 2012

Ruby Mary Koenecke

F, b. 17 April 1923
Father*Walter H. Koenecke b. May 1890
Mother*Esther A. Gundlach b. c 1897
  • Ruby Mary Koenecke died at died in infancy.
  • She was born on 17 April 1923 at Sauk, Wisconsin.
  • She was the daughter of Walter H. Koenecke and Esther A. Gundlach.
  • Ruby Mary Koenecke was baptized on 10 June 1923 at St John Lutheran Church, Reedsburg, Sauk, Wisconsin.

Frances A. Brown

F, b. 10 July 1926, d. 18 March 2012
Father*Clark Brown
Mother*Mary Anderson
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name4 November 1946As of 4 November 1946,her married name was Decot.
  • Frances A. Brown was born on 10 July 1926.
  • She was the daughter of Clark Brown and Mary Anderson.
  • Frances A. Brown married Donald Frank Decot, son of Frank H. Decot and Blanche W. Schilling, on 4 November 1946.
  • Frances A. Brown died on 18 March 2012 at age 85 Frances A. Decot, age 85, formerly of LaValle, died on Sunday, March 18, 2012 in the Reedsburg Area Senior Life Center. She was born on July 10, 1926 in Bloom City, the daughter of Clark and Mary (Anderson) Brown. On November 4, 1946, she was married to Donald F. Decot. Fran was a member of Holy Family Catholic Church in LaValle. She enjoyed crocheting and square dancing. Survivors include four children: Diane (Tom) Disch, of Greendale; Joseph (Shirley) Decot, of Cazenovia; Jean (Al) Harrison, of LaValle and Steve (Darnella) Decot, of Greenwood, IN; twelve grandchildren; sixteen great grandchildren; one sister: Marjorie (Ervin) Welch, of Elkhorn; many nieces and nephews; other relatives and friends. She was preceded in death by her husband, Donald, on May 27, 1995; two sisters: Wilma Carter and Norma Sutherland; two brothers: Lindford Brown and Orie Brown along with two infant brothers. A Mass of Christian Burial will be conducted at 11:00 A.M. on Wednesday, March 21, 2012 at Holy Family Catholic Church in LaValle with Father Lorin Bowens officiating. Interment will be in Oak Lawn Cemetery in LaValle. There will be a visitation from 9:30 A.M. until the time of the service on Wednesday at the church. The Hoof Funeral Home is serving the family.

Clark Brown

M
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationClark Brown was also known as Orie.

Children of Clark Brown and Mary Anderson

Mary Anderson

F
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationMary Anderson was also known as Mamie.
Married NameHer married name was Brown.

Children of Mary Anderson and Clark Brown

Marjorie Brown

F
Father*Clark Brown
Mother*Mary Anderson
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationMarjorie Brown was also known as Marge.
Married NameHer married name was Welch.

Ervin Welch

M

Wilma H. Brown

F, b. 30 December 1916, d. 18 March 2005
Father*Clark Brown
Mother*Mary Anderson
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name3 May 1934As of 3 May 1934,her married name was Carter.
  • Wilma H. Brown was born on 30 December 1916 at Viola, Wisconsin.
  • She was the daughter of Clark Brown and Mary Anderson.
  • Wilma H. Brown married Robert A. Carter on 3 May 1934.
  • Wilma H. Brown died on 18 March 2005 at age 88 Wilma (Brown) Carter obituary.
    Madison Wisconsin State Journal March 20, 2005 - Wilma (Brown) Carter obituary

Robert A. Carter

M, d. 2 October 1985

Norma Brown

F, d. before 2005
Father*Clark Brown
Mother*Mary Anderson
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Sutherland.

(?) Sutherland

M

Lindford Brown

M, d. before 2005
Father*Clark Brown
Mother*Mary Anderson
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationLindford Brown was also known as Lindy.

Orie Brown

M, d. before 2005
Father*Clark Brown
Mother*Mary Anderson

Harold Walker

M, d. before 2012
  • Harold Walker died before 2012.

Francis Adelman

M, b. 18 February 1910, d. 20 April 1980
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationFrancis Adelman was also known as Jack.

Lloyd Francis Bridgford

M, b. 10 August 1902, d. 6 October 1970
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationLloyd Francis Bridgford was also known as Bridgeford.

Archie Hoeverman

M, b. 31 May 1905, d. 2 January 1994
Archie Hoeverman 1924 senior portrait Reedsburg High School, Reedsburg, Sauk, WI
     Archie Hoeverman graduated in 1924 at Reedsburg High School, Reedsburg, Sauk, Wisconsin. On 19 July 1981 at Sauk City, Sauk, Wisconsin.
Madison Wisconsin State Journal July 12, 1981 - Archie and Grace (Thomas) Hoeverman 50th wedding anniversary celebration

John A. Backman

M, b. 1892, d. 1969

Children of John A. Backman and Emilie E. Hasse

Emilie E. Hasse

F, b. 1903, d. 11 July 1983
Father*(?) Hasse d. b 1951
Mother*Bertha (?) d. a 1951
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationEmilie E. Hasse was also known as Emily.
Married NameHer married name was Backman.

Children of Emilie E. Hasse and John A. Backman

Dot Ellen Vogel

F, b. 1964, d. 2018
Father*Fred Albert Vogel b. 1922, d. 2008
Mother*Lorraine Marie Backman b. 17 Jun 1926, d. 15 Feb 2012
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Poff.

Gerald Backman

M, b. 16 May 1937, d. 4 December 2016
Father*John A. Backman b. 1892, d. 1969
Mother*Emilie E. Hasse b. 1903, d. 11 Jul 1983
  • Gerald Backman was born on 16 May 1937.
  • He was the son of John A. Backman and Emilie E. Hasse.
  • Gerald Backman died on 4 December 2016 at age 79 Gerald "Jerry" Backman, 79, of Caledonia, died Sunday, December 4, 2016 at Gundersen Medical Center, La Crosse, WI. He was born May 16, 1937, in Reedsburg, WI to John and Emily (Hasse) Backman.

    Jerry worked for many years as a farmhand for his uncle and aunt Herman and Lydia Burmester and then for his cousin Donny Burmester. He then worked many years for Kruckow Rock Products. Jerry was very active in attending many sporting events for his relatives. He always made sure his Aunt Lydia never missed a game. Jerry was a very giving person and was always willing to pitch in and help where he could.

    He is survived by nieces and nephews and their children.

    Burial in Evergreen Cemetery.

Don G. Vogel

M, b. 4 March 1955, d. 7 November 2009
Father*Fred Albert Vogel b. 1922, d. 2008
Mother*Lorraine Marie Backman b. 17 Jun 1926, d. 15 Feb 2012
  • Don G. Vogel was born on 4 March 1955.
  • He was the son of Fred Albert Vogel and Lorraine Marie Backman.
  • Don G. Vogel died on 7 November 2009 at age 54 Don G Vogel, 55 of Ironton, passed away on Saturday, Nov 7, 2001, at St Mary's Hospital in Madison surrounded by his family following a courageous battle with cancer. He was born March 4, 1955, in Reedsburg, the son of Fred Albert and Lorraine Marie (Backman) Vogel.

Marvin Backman

M, d. before 2004
Father*John A. Backman b. 1892, d. 1969
Mother*Emilie E. Hasse b. 1903, d. 11 Jul 1983

Roger Backman

M, d. before 2004
Father*John A. Backman b. 1892, d. 1969
Mother*Emilie E. Hasse b. 1903, d. 11 Jul 1983

John Backman

M, b. 19 May 1940, d. 1983
Father*John A. Backman b. 1892, d. 1969
Mother*Emilie E. Hasse b. 1903, d. 11 Jul 1983