William R. Riechers

M, b. 2 September 1922, d. 6 August 2008
Father*Emil John Riechers b. 7 Sep 1893, d. Jul 1975
Mother*Ada Amanda Marie Wise b. 29 Feb 1896, d. 9 Nov 1965

Dean Emil Riechers

M, b. 5 August 1925, d. before 2015
Father*Emil John Riechers b. 7 Sep 1893, d. Jul 1975
Mother*Ada Amanda Marie Wise b. 29 Feb 1896, d. 9 Nov 1965
  • Dean Emil Riechers was born on 5 August 1925 at twin with Donald, Wisconsin.
  • He was the son of Emil John Riechers and Ada Amanda Marie Wise.
  • Dean Emil Riechers died on 16 November 2013 at age 88.
  • He died before 2015.

John H. Wise

M

Child of John H. Wise and Louise Kettler

Louise Kettler

F
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Wise.

Child of Louise Kettler and John H. Wise

Ann Marie Hoppenjan

F, b. 7 December 1926, d. 26 February 2015
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name31 August 1948As of 31 August 1948,her married name was Riechers.
  • Ann Marie Hoppenjan was born on 7 December 1926.
  • She married Guerdon J. Riechers, son of Emil John Riechers and Ada Amanda Marie Wise, on 31 August 1948.
  • Ann Marie Hoppenjan died on 26 February 2015 at age 88 Ann Marie Riechers passed away on Feb. 26, 2015, at her Madison home, surrounded by her family.

    Ann was born on Dec. 7, 1926, the daughter of Charles and Carrie (Burke) Hoppenjan. She married the late Guerdon Riechers on Aug. 31, 1948. She and Guerdon ran a family dairy farm and lumber business near Montfort for many years. Ann taught elementary school in Fennimore for 16 years and was very active in the Wisconsin Education Association and Catholic Daughters. She loved life, whether it was time with her family, organizing card clubs, being involved in church activities, or shopping for the latest gadget that she "absolutely needed."

    Ann is survived by her six children, John (Dianne) Riechers of Eau Claire, Lawrence (Jeanette) Riechers of Madison, Ruth Mathe of Middleton, Bernard (Kathleen) Riechers of Andover, Minn., Ronald (Teresa) of Sun Prairie, and Beth (Thomas) Kersten of Long Grove, Ill; 18 grandchildren; 14 great-grandchildren; brothers, Charles Hoppenjan and Robert (Renee) Hoppenjan; sisters, Mildred (Richard) Sorenson and Jean (Terry) Cleary; brother-in-law, Donald (Wanda) Riechers; sisters-in-law, Joyce Hoppenjan, Lorraine Riechers and Joyce Riechers; and numerous nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband; brothers, Harold and Richard; sisters, Eileen, Florence and Joyce; a grandson; and a great-granddaughter.

    A Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Monday, March 2, 2015, at ST. PETER CATHOLIC CHURCH, 5001 N. Sherman Ave., Madison, at 11 a.m., with visitation at church from 9:30 a.m. until the time of the Mass.

James Knaeble

M
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationJames Knaeble was also known as Buzz.
Name VariationJames Knaeble was also known as Knaebel.
Name VariationJames Knaeble was also known as Knebel.

Donald Gerard Helbing

M, b. 24 June 1958, d. 25 June 1958
Father*Wilbert A. Helbing b. 11 Oct 1924, d. 8 Dec 2014
  • Donald Gerard Helbing was born on 24 June 1958 at Dubuque, Iowa.
  • He died on 25 June 1958 at died in infancy Donald Gerard Helbing obituary.
    Dubuque Telegraph Herald June 25, 1958 - Donald Gerard Helbing obituary
  • He was the son of Wilbert A. Helbing.

Darlene Mary Helbing

F, b. circa 1960, d. July 1961
Father*Wilbert A. Helbing b. 11 Oct 1924, d. 8 Dec 2014
  • Darlene Mary Helbing was born circa 1960.
  • She was the daughter of Wilbert A. Helbing.
  • Darlene Mary Helbing died in July 1961 at Dubuque, Iowa, Darlene Mary Helbing obituary.
    Dubuque Telegraph Herald July 18, 1961 - Darlene Mary Helbing obituary

Edmund Hottenstein

M, b. 8 May 1897, d. 16 March 1991
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationEdmund Hottenstein was also known as Ed.
Name VariationEdmund Hottenstein was also known as Eddie.
  • Edmund Hottenstein married Emily Nohms.
  • Edmund Hottenstein was born on 8 May 1897 at Wisconsin.
  • He died on 16 March 1991 at Grant, Wisconsin, at age 93.

Child of Edmund Hottenstein and Emily Nohms

Emily Nohms

F, b. 22 August 1901, d. 20 November 1986
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Hottenstein.
  • Emily Nohms married Edmund Hottenstein.
  • Emily Nohms was born on 22 August 1901 at Wisconsin.
  • She died on 20 November 1986 at Madison, Dane, Wisconsin, at age 85.

Child of Emily Nohms and Edmund Hottenstein

Herman Hottenstein

M, b. 6 May 1922, d. 21 December 2006
Father*Edmund Hottenstein b. 8 May 1897, d. 16 Mar 1991
Mother*Emily Nohms b. 22 Aug 1901, d. 20 Nov 1986

Child of Herman Hottenstein and Elda C. Kelly

Elda C. Kelly

F, b. 12 October 1921, d. 4 November 2014
Father*Alfred Kelly
Mother*Margaret Menne
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name18 July 1944As of 18 July 1944,her married name was Hottenstein.
  • Elda C. Kelly was born on 12 October 1921.
  • She was the daughter of Alfred Kelly and Margaret Menne.
  • Elda C. Kelly married Herman Hottenstein, son of Edmund Hottenstein and Emily Nohms, on 18 July 1944.
  • Elda C. Kelly died on 4 November 2014 at age 93 Elda C. Hottenstein, 93, of Platteville, died on Tuesday, November 4, 2014 at Manor Care Health Services, Platteville. Funeral services will be 10:30 a.m. Saturday, November 8, 2014 at the Melby Funeral Home & Crematory, Platteville. Burial will be at Calvary Cemetery. Friends may call from 3:00 – 7:00 p.m. Friday, November 7, 2014 at the Melby Funeral Home & Crematory, Platteville, or from 9:30 a.m. until the time of service on Saturday. Memorials may be made to the Elda C. Hottenstein Memorial Fund. The Melby Funeral Home & Crematory, Platteville, is serving the family. Online condolences may be made at www.melbyfh.com.

    Elda was born on October 12, 1921 in Grant County, Wisconsin, the daughter of Alfred and Margaret (Menne) Kelly. She was united in marriage to Herman Hottenstein on July 18, 1944 at St. Andrew’s Catholic Church, Tennyson. He preceded her in death on December 21, 2006. Elda farmed along with her husband, Herman, for many years. She was the bookkeeper for Lone Pine Cheese Factory and later worked for Homeward Bound. She was a member of St. Mary’s Catholic Church, Platteville. She enjoyed crocheting, where she made afghan’s for her entire family over the years. Elda was a care giver to her grandchildren and other children whenever needed. She is survived by her daughter, Marie Kratochvill; son, David (Sandra) Hottenstein; daughter-in-law, Pat Hottenstein; six grandchildren; six great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death also by her parents, son, Gene on March 14, 2009, son-in-law, Bob Kratochvill, and two brothers, Reuben and Mark Kelly.

Child of Elda C. Kelly and Herman Hottenstein

Alfred Kelly

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Children of Alfred Kelly and Margaret Menne

Margaret Menne

F
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Kelly.

Children of Margaret Menne and Alfred Kelly

Bob Kratochvill

M, d. before November 2014
  • Bob Kratochvill died before November 2014.

Gene Hottenstein

M, d. 14 March 2009
Father*Herman Hottenstein b. 6 May 1922, d. 21 Dec 2006
Mother*Elda C. Kelly b. 12 Oct 1921, d. 4 Nov 2014

Reuben Kelly

M, d. before November 2014
Father*Alfred Kelly
Mother*Margaret Menne

Mark Kelly

M, d. before November 2014
Father*Alfred Kelly
Mother*Margaret Menne

Inez Kabele

F
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Hying.

Children of Inez Kabele and Leo Hying

Ronald L. Hying

M, b. 14 July 1943, d. 21 January 2015
Father*Leo Hying b. c 1918
Mother*Inez Kabele
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationRonald L. Hying was also known as Ron.
  • Ronald L. Hying was born on 14 July 1943.
  • He was the son of Leo Hying and Inez Kabele.
  • Ronald L. Hying died on 21 January 2015 at age 71 Ronald L. “Ron” Hying, 71, of Platteville, died on Wednesday afternoon, January 21, 2015 at his home, with the love and support of his family by his side, after an amazingly courageous battle with brain cancer. Funeral services will be 10:30 a.m. Monday, January 26, 2015 at St. Mary’s Catholic Church, where chapel military rites will be accorded by American Legion Post #42 and VFW Post #5275. Father Faustino Ruiz will officiate. Burial will be at Calvary Cemetery, Platteville. Friends may call from 2:00 – 5:00 p.m. Sunday at the Melby Funeral Home & Crematory, Platteville, where there will be a rosary at 1:45 p.m. or from 9:30 a.m. until the time of service on Monday at the church. Memorial may be made to the Ronald L. “Ron” Hying Memorial Fund. Online condolences may be made at www.melbyfh.com.

    Ron was born on July 14, 1943 at his parents’ home in Platteville. He is the only son of Leo and Inez (Kabele) Hying, along with six sisters. After graduating from Platteville High School in 1961 he joined the United States Air Force, where he was stationed in Texas, Omaha, and then France. On December 2, 1967 he married the love of his life, Rosella (Wubben). Soon after they were married they moved to Madison where Ron was a member of the Fire Department, Station #9. After a few year Ron and Rosie purchased their 230 acre dairy farm and moved back Platteville where they raised their two children, Glenn and Gina. Farming was Ron’s passion and reason for living. He enjoyed visiting with people at the local sale barns and especially enjoyed his daily trips to town, meeting with the coffee crew at table #9 at Ed’s Café.
    Ron was an avid bowler and loved pitching horseshoes. He accumulated many trophies and awards over the years in each, in bowling he was the top bowler for seven years. He enjoyed traveling to tournaments and in May 2001 he won a trip to Reno, Nevada. He enjoyed playing cards, square dancing and following the Packers. Ron truly enjoyed his four granddaughters, Kayla, Kami, Ella and Ayden. He was also a “grandfather” to many other children through the 13 years his daughter’s family did foster care.
    Ron is survived by his wife, Rosie; children, Glenn Hying and Gina (Mike) Ubersox; granddaughters, Kayla, Kami, Ella and Ayden; two great-grandchildren, Blake and Piper; four sisters, Pat Scanlan, Joyce (Robert) Brischke, Jean (Al) Fetterly, Carol Henry and many nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents, two sisters, Nancy Hying and Donna Marshall.

Nancy Hying

F, d. before 2015
Father*Leo Hying b. c 1918
Mother*Inez Kabele

Donna Hying

F, b. before 1948, d. before 2015
Donna Hying 1966
Father*Leo Hying b. c 1918
Mother*Inez Kabele
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name1966As of 1966,her married name was Marshall.
  • Donna Hying was born before 1948.
  • She was the daughter of Leo Hying and Inez Kabele.
  • Donna Hying married Patrick G. Marshall in 1966 Donna Hying and Patrick Marshall engagement announcement.
    Madison Capital Times March 12, 1966 - Donna Hying and Patrick Marshall engagement announcement
  • Donna Hying died before 2015.

Patrick G. Marshall

M, b. before 1948
  • Patrick G. Marshall was born before 1948.
  • He married Donna Hying, daughter of Leo Hying and Inez Kabele, in 1966 Donna Hying and Patrick Marshall engagement announcement.
    Madison Capital Times March 12, 1966 - Donna Hying and Patrick Marshall engagement announcement

William Maahs

M, b. circa 1894

Child of William Maahs and Hazel VanNatta

Ed Reisen

M

Guerdon VanNatta

M, b. 5 December 1903, d. before 1910
Father*Philip Henry VanNatta b. 6 Oct 1866, d. 13 Mar 1949
Mother*Margaret Anna Berg b. 28 Feb 1884, d. 7 Nov 1976

Katherine Mary VanNatta

F, b. 16 July 1893, d. May 1971
Father*Philip Henry VanNatta b. 6 Oct 1866, d. 13 Mar 1949
Mother*Caroline Long b. 22 Aug 1872, d. b 1900
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationKatherine Mary VanNatta was also known as Catherine Mary.
Name VariationKatherine Mary VanNatta was also known as Katie.
Married NameHer married name was Krepfle.

Edward J. Krepfle

M, b. 8 December 1885, d. 8 July 1942

May VanNatta

F, b. 12 October 1909, d. 25 October 1909
Father*Philip Henry VanNatta b. 6 Oct 1866, d. 13 Mar 1949
Mother*Margaret Anna Berg b. 28 Feb 1884, d. 7 Nov 1976

Eva Frazier

F, b. 3 October 1913, d. 4 October 2004
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name23 November 1930As of 23 November 1930,her married name was VanNatta.