Jim Appenzeller

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Life EventDateDescription
MarriageJim Appenzeller married Myrtle (?).

Child of Jim Appenzeller and Myrtle (?)

Myrtle (?)

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Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Appenzeller.
Life EventDateDescription
MarriageMyrtle (?) married Jim Appenzeller.

Child of Myrtle (?) and Jim Appenzeller

Mary Lou Appenzeller

F, d. before 2015
Father*Jim Appenzeller
Mother*Myrtle (?)
Life EventDateDescription
Mary Lou Appenzeller was the daughter of Jim Appenzeller and Myrtle (?).
Deathbefore 2015Mary Lou Appenzeller died before 2015.

Velma Engelke

F, b. circa 1931, d. before 2015
Father*Wilbur H. Engelke b. 29 Sep 1906, d. Nov 1957
Mother*Rosa Cecelia Rupp b. 6 Oct 1908, d. 13 Jan 1994
Life EventDateDescription
Birthcirca 1931Velma Engelke was born circa 1931 at Wisconsin.
She was the daughter of Wilbur H. Engelke and Rosa Cecelia Rupp.
Deathbefore 2015Velma Engelke died before 2015.
Census DateLocationDescription
1940Elk Grove, Lafayette, WisconsinVelma Engelke was listed as a daughter in Wilbur H. Engelke's household on the 1940 Census at Elk Grove, Lafayette, Wisconsin.1

Citations

  1. [S373] U.S. Federal Census 1940 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1940; Census Place: Elk Grove, Lafayette, Wisconsin; Roll: T627_4492; Page: 1A; Enumeration District: 33-12.

Ada Amanda Marie Wise

F, b. 29 February 1896, d. 9 November 1965
Father*John H. Wise
Mother*Louise Kettler
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationAda Amanda Marie Wise was also known as Ada M.
Married Namecirca 1915As of circa 1915,her married name was Riechers.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth29 February 1896Ada Amanda Marie Wise was born on 29 February 1896 at Belmont, Lafayette, Wisconsin.
She was the daughter of John H. Wise and Louise Kettler.
Marriagecirca 1915Ada Amanda Marie Wise married Emil John Riechers, son of Justus H. Riechers and Wilhemina D. S. Engelke, circa 1915.
Death9 November 1965Ada Amanda Marie Wise died on 9 November 1965 at Wisconsin at age 69.

Children of Ada Amanda Marie Wise and Emil John Riechers

Margaret L. Riechers

F, b. 26 November 1929, d. 14 February 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
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name1 November 1948As of 1 November 1948,her married name was Graves.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth26 November 1929Margaret L. Riechers was born on 26 November 1929 at Platteville, Grant, Wisconsin.
She was the daughter of Emil John Riechers and Ada Amanda Marie Wise.
Marriage1 November 1948Margaret L. Riechers married Arnold L. Graves on 1 November 1948.
Death14 February 2015Margaret L. Riechers died on 14 February 2015 at age 85 Margaret L. (Riechers) Graves, 85, of Platteville, died on Saturday, February 14, 2015 at Agrace Hospice Center in Madison, following a brief illness. Funeral services will be 11:00 a.m. on Saturday, February 21, 2015 at First English Lutheran Church, Platteville. Rev. Michael Short and Margaret’s son, Pastor Thomas Graves, will officiate. Burial will be at Hillside Cemetery, Platteville. Friends may call from 4:00 – 7:00 p.m. on Friday, February 20, 2015 at First English Lutheran Church, or from 10:00 a.m. until the time of service on Saturday. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Lutheran World Relief or United Federation for the Blind. The Melby Funeral Home & Crematory, Platteville, is serving the family. Online condolences may be made at www.melbyfh.com.

Margaret was born to Emil and Ada (Wise) Riechers on November 26, 1929 in Platteville. She was united in marriage to Arnold L. Graves on November 1, 1948 at First English Lutheran Church, Platteville. He preceded her in death on March 31, 2003. Margaret and Arnold farmed in the Platteville area until 1978. She was an active member of First English her entire adult life. She organized the nursery during church services, established greeters, and was chairman of the annual rummage sale for many, many years. In her 70’s and early 80’s she continued to be actively involved with providing layettes and sock dolls for Lutheran World Relief. Margaret is survived by her six children, Theresa Graves of Nyack, NY; Sandra (Thomas) Jordan of Madison; Christine Larson of Lenexa, KS; William (Tamara) Graves of Overland Park, KS; Thomas (Paula) Graves of Wisconsin Rapids; and Cynthia (James) Mudroch of Oklahoma City, OK; 15 grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; brother, Donald (Wanda) Riechers of Diamond City, AR; three sisters-in-law, Ann Marie Riechers of Madison; Lorraine Riechers and Joyce Riechers both of Platteville; and numerous nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Arnold; and brothers, Robert, Douglas, Guerdon, Leo, William, and Dean Riechers.

Arnold L. Graves

M, d. 31 March 2003
Life EventDateDescription
Marriage1 November 1948Arnold L. Graves married Margaret L. Riechers, daughter of Emil John Riechers and Ada Amanda Marie Wise, on 1 November 1948.
Death31 March 2003Arnold L. Graves died on 31 March 2003.

Robert Riechers

M, 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
Life EventDateDescription
Robert Riechers was the son of Emil John Riechers and Ada Amanda Marie Wise.
Deathbefore 2015Robert Riechers died before 2015.

Douglas Riechers

M, 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
Life EventDateDescription
Douglas Riechers was the son of Emil John Riechers and Ada Amanda Marie Wise.
Deathbefore 2015Douglas Riechers died before 2015.

Guerdon J. Riechers

M, b. 28 February 1918, d. 23 November 1980
Father*Emil John Riechers b. 7 Sep 1893, d. Jul 1975
Mother*Ada Amanda Marie Wise b. 29 Feb 1896, d. 9 Nov 1965
Life EventDateDescription
Birth28 February 1918Guerdon J. Riechers was born on 28 February 1918 at Wisconsin.
He was the son of Emil John Riechers and Ada Amanda Marie Wise.
Marriage31 August 1948Guerdon J. Riechers married Ann Marie Hoppenjan on 31 August 1948.
Death23 November 1980Guerdon J. Riechers died on 23 November 1980 at Dane, Wisconsin, at age 62.

Leo H. Riechers

M, b. 12 January 1920, d. 31 August 2002
Father*Emil John Riechers b. 7 Sep 1893, d. Jul 1975
Mother*Ada Amanda Marie Wise b. 29 Feb 1896, d. 9 Nov 1965
Life EventDateDescription
Birth12 January 1920Leo H. Riechers was born on 12 January 1920 at Wisconsin.
He was the son of Emil John Riechers and Ada Amanda Marie Wise.
Death31 August 2002Leo H. Riechers died on 31 August 2002 at age 82.

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
Life EventDateDescription
Birth2 September 1922William R. Riechers was born on 2 September 1922 at Wisconsin.
He was the son of Emil John Riechers and Ada Amanda Marie Wise.
Death6 August 2008William R. Riechers died on 6 August 2008 at age 85.

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
Life EventDateDescription
Birth5 August 1925Dean 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.
Death16 November 2013Dean Emil Riechers died on 16 November 2013 at age 88.
Deathbefore 2015He died before 2015.

John H. Wise

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Life EventDateDescription
MarriageJohn H. Wise married Louise Kettler.

Child of John H. Wise and Louise Kettler

Louise Kettler

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Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Wise.
Life EventDateDescription
MarriageLouise Kettler married John H. 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.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth7 December 1926Ann Marie Hoppenjan was born on 7 December 1926.
Marriage31 August 1948She married Guerdon J. Riechers, son of Emil John Riechers and Ada Amanda Marie Wise, on 31 August 1948.
Death26 February 2015Ann 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

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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
Life EventDateDescription
Birth24 June 1958Donald Gerard Helbing was born on 24 June 1958 at Dubuque, Iowa.
Death25 June 1958He 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
Life EventDateDescription
Birthcirca 1960Darlene Mary Helbing was born circa 1960.
She was the daughter of Wilbert A. Helbing.
DeathJuly 1961Darlene 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.
Life EventDateDescription
MarriageEdmund Hottenstein married Emily Nohms.
Birth8 May 1897Edmund Hottenstein was born on 8 May 1897 at Wisconsin.
Death16 March 1991He 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.
Life EventDateDescription
MarriageEmily Nohms married Edmund Hottenstein.
Birth22 August 1901Emily Nohms was born on 22 August 1901 at Wisconsin.
Death20 November 1986She 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
Life EventDateDescription
Birth6 May 1922Herman Hottenstein was born on 6 May 1922 at Wisconsin.
He was the son of Edmund Hottenstein and Emily Nohms.
Marriage18 July 1944Herman Hottenstein married Elda C. Kelly, daughter of Alfred Kelly and Margaret Menne, on 18 July 1944.
Death21 December 2006Herman Hottenstein died on 21 December 2006 at age 84.

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.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth12 October 1921Elda C. Kelly was born on 12 October 1921.
She was the daughter of Alfred Kelly and Margaret Menne.
Marriage18 July 1944Elda C. Kelly married Herman Hottenstein, son of Edmund Hottenstein and Emily Nohms, on 18 July 1944.
Death4 November 2014Elda 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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Life EventDateDescription
MarriageAlfred Kelly married Margaret Menne.

Children of Alfred Kelly and Margaret Menne

Margaret Menne

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Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Kelly.
Life EventDateDescription
MarriageMargaret Menne married Alfred Kelly.

Children of Margaret Menne and Alfred Kelly

Bob Kratochvill

M, d. before November 2014
Life EventDateDescription
Deathbefore November 2014Bob 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
Life EventDateDescription
Gene Hottenstein was the son of Herman Hottenstein and Elda C. Kelly.
Death14 March 2009Gene Hottenstein died on 14 March 2009.

Reuben Kelly

M, d. before November 2014
Father*Alfred Kelly
Mother*Margaret Menne
Life EventDateDescription
Reuben Kelly was the son of Alfred Kelly and Margaret Menne.
Deathbefore November 2014Reuben Kelly died before November 2014.

Mark Kelly

M, d. before November 2014
Father*Alfred Kelly
Mother*Margaret Menne
Life EventDateDescription
Mark Kelly was the son of Alfred Kelly and Margaret Menne.
Deathbefore November 2014Mark Kelly died before November 2014.

Inez Kabele

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Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Hying.
Life EventDateDescription
MarriageInez Kabele married Leo Hying, son of Anthony Hying and unknown (?).

Children of Inez Kabele and Leo Hying