Clara M. Nachtigal

F, b. 27 February 1930, d. 5 November 2015
Father*George Nachtigal b. c 1887
Mother*Mabel Palmer b. c 1896
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationClara M. Nachtigal was also known as Tina.
Married Name24 June 1950As of 24 June 1950,her married name was Westedt.
  • Clara M. Nachtigal was born on 27 February 1930.
  • She was the daughter of George Nachtigal and Mabel Palmer.
  • Clara M. Nachtigal married Vern R. Westedt, son of Henry Carl Westedt and Helena Meyer, on 24 June 1950.
  • Clara M. Nachtigal died on 5 November 2015 at age 85 Clara M. "Tina" Westedt, age 85, of Reedsburg, died on Thursday, November 5, 2015 in the Sauk County Health Care Center. She was born on February 27, 1930 in the Town of LaValle, Sauk County, the daughter of George and Mabel (Palmer) Nachtigal. Tina was a 1949 graduate of Reedsburg High School. On June 24, 1950, she was married to Vern R. Westedt. She had worked at the Reedsburg Memorial Hospital for over thirty years. Tina enjoyed playing softball, golf, baking and gardening as well as spending time with her family. She was a member of St. Peter's Lutheran Church. Survivors include her two sons: Douglas (Patricia) Westedt, of LaValle and David (Dana) Westedt, of Reedsburg; eight grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren; one brother: Arthur (Ramona) Nachtigal, of Reedsburg; two sisters: Lena Steinmetz, of Illinois and Thelma Hartje, of LaValle; nieces and nephews; other relatives and friends. She was preceded in death by her husband, Vern, on June 29, 2011; three brothers: Kenneth, William and Clyde Nachtigal; and three sisters: Bernice Schultz, Vivian Ritzer and Gladys Ziech. Funeral services will be conducted at 11:00 A.M. on Monday, November 9, 2015 at St. Peter's Ev. Lutheran Church in Reedsburg with Pastor Tim Anderson officiating. Interment will be in St. Peter's Cemetery. There will be a visitation from 2:00 P.M. to 4:00 P.M. on Sunday at the Hoof Funeral Home in Reedsburg and after 10:00 A.M. on Monday at the church. In lieu of flowers, memorials to St. Peter's Lutheran Church or the Sauk County Health Care Center Gazebo Fund would be appreciated. The Hoof Funeral Home is serving the family.

Elderene D. Halvensleben

F, b. 13 December 1932, d. 8 June 2011
Elderene Halvensleben - Reedsburg High School, Reedsburg, Sauk, WI 1950
Father*Ernest Halvensleben b. 5 May 1896, d. 7 Sep 1982
Mother*Ella Lichte b. 1910, d. b 2007
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationElderene D. Halvensleben was also known as Ellie.
Married Name30 June 1954As of 30 June 1954,her married name was Hasz.
  • Elderene D. Halvensleben was born on 13 December 1932.
  • She was the daughter of Ernest Halvensleben and Ella Lichte.
  • Elderene D. Halvensleben married Vernon Hasz on 30 June 1954.
  • Elderene D. Halvensleben died on 8 June 2011 at age 78 Elderene D. Hasz, age 78, a lifetime resident of Reedsburg, died on Wednesday, June 8, 2011 at the Reedsburg Area Senior Life Center after a short illness. She was born on December 13, 1932, the daughter of Ernest and Ella (Lichte) Halvensleben and was raised on the family farm in the beautiful hills of Winfield Township. She graduated from Reedsburg High School in 1950 and attended Sauk County Normal School graduating in 1952. She received her Bachelor of Science in Elementary Education from UW-Platteville in 1967. Elderene was married to Vernon Hasz on June 30, 1954. She taught 36 years in the Reedsburg area at Hay Creek, Pleasant View, South School and lastly at Westside School. Twice she was honored with the State of Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction District Teacher of the Year Award. She proudly participated in the Sauk County Retired Teachers Association where she maintained her professional relationships. Elderene is loved and will be missed by her children: Jim (Sue) Hasz, of Appleton; Sharon (Rick) Gale, of Germantown and LuAnn (Tim) Peterson, of Portage; brothers: Harold (Virginia) Halvensleben, of Janesville; Robert (Gloria) Halvensleben, of Reedsburg; Gary (Sally) Halvensleben, of Mosinee and Ronald (Sue) Halvensleben, of Reedsburg; her sister: Reta (Ivan) Thies, of Cottage Grove; six grandchildren: Kayla Hasz, of Beloit; Chelsea Hasz, of Tempe, AZ; Sara Gale, of Milwaukee; Kristin Gale, of West Allis; David Peterson and Matthew Peterson, both of Portage; many beloved nieces and nephews; countless family and friends. She was preceded in death by her husband, Vernon; her parents: Ernest and Ella and a sister: LaVonna Olson. She was a lifelong member of St. Peter's Lutheran Church where she was active in the Altar Guild and Ladies Aid. She enthusiastically volunteered for the Reedsburg Historical Society where she loved to reenact the history of the one-room school. She also volunteered at the Reedsburg Area Medical Center and the Reedsburg Area Senior Life Center. Elderene had an unwavering faith, a passion for teaching and caring for others and a deep love of travel. She traveled extensively with family and friends throughout the world and shared her travels with many civic groups. Her family meant the world to her and she was blessed with a "valley of love" as people came to visit during her illness. The life and memory of Elderene Hasz will be celebrated by family and friends on Saturday, June 11, 2011 at 11:00 A.M. at ST. PETER'S EV. LUTHERAN CHURCH in Reedsburg. Visitation will be held Friday, June 10, 2011 from 4:00 to 8:00 P.M. at the HOOF FUNERAL HOME. Immediately following the funeral services, family and friends are invited to gather at St. Peter's Concordia Hall to continue the celebration of Elderene's life. Memorials may be made to St. Peter's Lutheran Church or the American Cancer Society. The Hoof Funeral Home is serving the family.

Vernon Hasz

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Robert Halvensleben

M
Father*Ernest Halvensleben b. 5 May 1896, d. 7 Sep 1982
Mother*Ella Lichte b. 1910, d. b 2007

Gloria Thies

F
Father*Herbert W. Thies b. 26 Sep 1911, d. 29 Aug 1997
Mother*Elsie M. Westerman
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Halvensleben.

Reta Halvensleben

F
Father*Ernest Halvensleben b. 5 May 1896, d. 7 Sep 1982
Mother*Ella Lichte b. 1910, d. b 2007
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Thies.

Ivan Thies

M
Father*Herbert W. Thies b. 26 Sep 1911, d. 29 Aug 1997
Mother*Elsie M. Westerman

LaVonna Halvensleben

F, d. before 2011
Father*Ernest Halvensleben b. 5 May 1896, d. 7 Sep 1982
Mother*Ella Lichte b. 1910, d. b 2007
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Olson.

Esther Feltz

F, b. 2 September 1910, d. 28 August 1999
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Retzlaff.

Children of Esther Feltz and Wylder A. Retzlaff

Phillip J. Retzlaff

M, b. 24 February 1935, d. 10 May 2011
Father*Wylder A. Retzlaff b. 8 Apr 1904, d. 9 Nov 1983
Mother*Esther Feltz b. 2 Sep 1910, d. 28 Aug 1999
  • Phillip J. Retzlaff was born on 24 February 1935 at Wisconsin.
  • He was the son of Wylder A. Retzlaff and Esther Feltz.
  • Phillip J. Retzlaff died on 10 May 2011 at age 76 Phillip J. Retzlaff, age 76, of Reedsburg, died unexpectedly on Tuesday, May 10, 2011 in his home. He was born on February 24, 1935 in Reedsburg, the son of Wylder and Esther (Feltz) Retzlaff. On December 2, 1966, he was married to the former Bessie M. Lupe. The couple lived in Illinois for many years until moving to Reedsburg in 1984. He enjoyed gardening, working with his flowers, being in the out of doors and visiting with family and friends. Survivors include his wife, Bessie; his sister: Elsie Retzlaff, of Reedsburg; three brothers: Donald Retzlaff, of Baraboo; Duane Retzlaff and Gordon Retzlaff, both of Reedsburg; a niece: Ardith Porter, of Madison; other relatives and friends. He was preceded in death by his parents; his sister and brother-in-law: Lois and Art Moore and his nephew: Dale Moore. Graveside services will be conducted at 11:00 A.M. on Monday, May 16, 2011 at the Greenwood Cemetery in Reedsburg. The family will receive friends from 6:00 P.M. to 8:00 P.M. on Sunday at the Hoof Funeral Home in Reedsburg. The Hoof Funeral Home is serving the family.

Otto Richert

M

Children of Otto Richert and Frieda Meyer

Frieda Meyer

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Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Richert.

Children of Frieda Meyer and Otto Richert

Bonnie Richert

F, d. 27 October 2000
Father*Melvin Richert b. 6 Feb 1927, d. 15 Dec 2010
  • Bonnie Richert was the daughter of Melvin Richert.
  • Bonnie Richert died on 27 October 2000.

Herbert Richert

M, d. before 2010
Father*Otto Richert
Mother*Frieda Meyer

Edward Richert

M, d. before 2010
Father*Otto Richert
Mother*Frieda Meyer

Bonita Richert

F, d. before 2010
Father*Otto Richert
Mother*Frieda Meyer
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Thompson.

(?) Thompson

M

Esther Richert

F, d. before 2015
Father*Otto Richert
Mother*Frieda Meyer
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Ihde.

(?) Ihde

M

Viola Richert

F, d. before 2010
Father*Otto Richert
Mother*Frieda Meyer
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Lueck.

(?) Lueck

M

Paul Luedtke

M
  • Paul Luedtke married Iona Greenwood.
  • Paul Luedtke became the godfather at George Henry Wagner's christening on 9 October 1921 at St John Lutheran Church, Reedsburg, Sauk, Wisconsin.

Children of Paul Luedtke and Iona Greenwood

Iona Greenwood

F
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Luedtke.

Children of Iona Greenwood and Paul Luedtke

Walter Luedtke

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Father*Paul Luedtke
Mother*Iona Greenwood

Joan Waddell

F
Father*Arthur Waddell
Mother*Floy Thomas b. 22 Nov 1905, d. 6 Apr 1993
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Luedtke.

Henry Holbrook

M, b. circa 1849
Father*Richard Holbrook b. c 1823, d. b 1871
Mother*Sarah Chadwick b. 27 Jul 1828, d. 5 May 1874
Census DateLocation
1851East Macclesfield, Cheshire, EnglandHenry Holbrook appeared on the census of 1851 in the household of Richard Holbrook at East Macclesfield, Cheshire, England; listed as Houllbrook.1
1861East Macclesfield, Cheshire, EnglandHenry Holbrook appeared on the census of 1861 in the household of Richard Holbrook at East Macclesfield, Cheshire, England; 1861 British census.2

Citations

  1. [S378] 1851 England Census, Class: HO107; Piece: 2159; Folio: 493; Page: 2; GSU roll: 87137-87138.
  2. [S377] 1861 England Census, Class: RG 9; Piece: 2579; Folio: 125; Page: 7; GSU roll: 542993.

Mary Holbrook

F, b. circa 1852
Father*Richard Holbrook b. c 1823, d. b 1871
Mother*Sarah Chadwick b. 27 Jul 1828, d. 5 May 1874
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Namebefore 1879As of before 1879,her married name was Royle.
Census DateLocation
1861East Macclesfield, Cheshire, EnglandMary Holbrook appeared on the census of 1861 in the household of Richard Holbrook at East Macclesfield, Cheshire, England; 1861 British census.1
1871Stockport First, Cheshire, EnglandMary Holbrook appeared on the census of 1871 in the household of Sarah Chadwick at Stockport First, Cheshire, England; 1871 British census First District 24, Stockport, Cheadle Bulkeley, Cheshire, England.2
1881Cheadle, Cheshire, EnglandMary Holbrook appeared on the census of 1881 in the household of John Royle at Cheadle, Cheshire, England.3
1891Stockport, Cheshire, EnglandMary Holbrook appeared on the census of 1891 in the household of John Royle at Stockport, Cheshire, England.

Children of Mary Holbrook and John Royle

Citations

  1. [S377] 1861 England Census, Class: RG 9; Piece: 2579; Folio: 125; Page: 7; GSU roll: 542993.
  2. [S379] 1871 England Census, Class: RG10; Piece: 3662; Folio: 100; Page: 10; GSU roll: 841861.
  3. [S380] 1881 England Census, Class: RG11; Piece: 3480; Folio: 4; Page: 1; GSU roll: 1341834.

Thomas Holbrook

M, b. circa 1854
Father*Richard Holbrook b. c 1823, d. b 1871
Mother*Sarah Chadwick b. 27 Jul 1828, d. 5 May 1874
Census DateLocation
1861East Macclesfield, Cheshire, EnglandThomas Holbrook appeared on the census of 1861 in the household of Richard Holbrook at East Macclesfield, Cheshire, England; 1861 British census.1
1871Stockport First, Cheshire, EnglandThomas Holbrook appeared on the census of 1871 in the household of Sarah Chadwick at Stockport First, Cheshire, England; 1871 British census First District 24, Stockport, Cheadle Bulkeley, Cheshire, England.2

Citations

  1. [S377] 1861 England Census, Class: RG 9; Piece: 2579; Folio: 125; Page: 7; GSU roll: 542993.
  2. [S379] 1871 England Census, Class: RG10; Piece: 3662; Folio: 100; Page: 10; GSU roll: 841861.

James Holbrook

M, b. circa 1860, d. June 1935
Father*Richard Holbrook b. c 1823, d. b 1871
Mother*Sarah Chadwick b. 27 Jul 1828, d. 5 May 1874
  • James Holbrook was born circa 1860 at Macclesfield, Cheshire, England, also reported as Stockport, Cheshire, England.
  • He was the son of Richard Holbrook and Sarah Chadwick.
  • James Holbrook died in June 1935 at Cheshire, England.
Census DateLocation
1861East Macclesfield, Cheshire, EnglandJames Holbrook appeared on the census of 1861 in the household of Richard Holbrook at East Macclesfield, Cheshire, England; 1861 British census.1
1871Stockport First, Cheshire, EnglandJames Holbrook appeared on the census of 1871 in the household of Sarah Chadwick at Stockport First, Cheshire, England; 1871 British census First District 24, Stockport, Cheadle Bulkeley, Cheshire, England.2

Citations

  1. [S377] 1861 England Census, Class: RG 9; Piece: 2579; Folio: 125; Page: 7; GSU roll: 542993.
  2. [S379] 1871 England Census, Class: RG10; Piece: 3662; Folio: 100; Page: 10; GSU roll: 841861.

Beniah Holbrook

M, b. 1869, d. September 1944
Father*Richard Holbrook b. c 1823, d. b 1871
Mother*Sarah Chadwick b. 27 Jul 1828, d. 5 May 1874
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationBeniah Holbrook was also known as Benniah.
  • Beniah Holbrook was born in 1869 at Stockport, Cheshire, England.
  • He was the son of Richard Holbrook and Sarah Chadwick.
  • Beniah Holbrook married Mary Ellen (?) before 1891.
  • Beniah Holbrook died in September 1944 at Stockport, Cheshire, England.
Census DateLocation
1871Stockport First, Cheshire, EnglandBeniah Holbrook appeared on the census of 1871 in the household of Sarah Chadwick at Stockport First, Cheshire, England; 1871 British census First District 24, Stockport, Cheadle Bulkeley, Cheshire, England.1
1881Cheadle, Cheshire, EnglandBeniah Holbrook appeared on the census of 1881 in the household of John Royle at Cheadle, Cheshire, England.2
1901Stockport, Cheshire, EnglandBeniah Holbrook appeared on the census of 1901 at Stockport, Cheshire, England.
     Beniah Holbrook was a in 1891 at gasser (cotton mill).

Child of Beniah Holbrook and Mary Ellen (?)

Citations

  1. [S379] 1871 England Census, Class: RG10; Piece: 3662; Folio: 100; Page: 10; GSU roll: 841861.
  2. [S380] 1881 England Census, Class: RG11; Piece: 3480; Folio: 4; Page: 1; GSU roll: 1341834.