Evan Paul Meyer

M, b. 3 August 1953, d. 1 November 2010
Father*Donald Meyer b. 20 Apr 1929, d. 21 Mar 1997
Mother*Dolores L. Meyer b. 15 Sep 1929, d. 12 May 2015
  • Evan Paul Meyer was born on 3 August 1953.
  • He was the son of Donald Meyer and Dolores L. Meyer.
  • Evan Paul Meyer died on 1 November 2010 at age 57 Evan P. Meyer, age 57, of Deming, N.M., formerly of Reedsburg, died peacefully on Monday, Nov. 1, 2010, in his home following a battle with pancreatic cancer.

    He was born on Aug. 3, 1953, in Richland Center, the son of Donald and Dolores (Meyer) Meyer. Evan was a 1971 graduate of Webb High School in Reedsburg. On June 29, 1974, Evan married his high school sweetheart, Sue Ellen Kelley. He farmed and worked for Wisconsin Dairies for 22 years.

    He and Sue moved to New Mexico in 2001. Evan then began working for the City of Deming as assistant waste water operator and also worked in various other departments for the city until his illness. Following Tuesday's election in New Mexico, Luna County, an emotional Jay Spivey dedicated his District No. 2 win to his close personal friend, Evan Meyer. Evan enjoyed hunting, fishing and traveling.

    Survivors include his wife, Sue; his mother, Dolores Meyer of Reedsburg; two sisters, Ellen (Darrell) DeMars and Lois (Dennis) Rose both of Reedsburg; his mother-in-law, Jeanette Kelley of Reedsburg; his brother-in-law, Bill (Mary) Kelley of Iron Mountain, Mich; nieces and nephews; great nieces and nephews; aunts, uncles, cousins; special friends, Frank and Jill, Dave and Sherry, Ron and Mary, John and Sherry; and a host of other friends.

    He was preceded in death by his father, Donald Meyer; and his father-in-law, Kenneth Kelley.

    A Celebration of Life gathering will be held from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. on Sunday, Nov. 14, 2010, at the REEDSBURG VFW HALL in Reedsburg. The Hoof Funeral Home in Reedsburg is serving the family.

Raymond P. Meyer

M, b. 10 March 1925, d. 12 May 2011
Father*Paul Meyer b. 31 Aug 1903, d. 7 Jul 1991
Mother*Elsa M. Hasz b. 7 May 1906, d. 6 Sep 1995
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationRaymond P. Meyer was also known as Ray.
  • Raymond P. Meyer was born on 10 March 1925 at Sauk, Wisconsin.
  • He was the son of Paul Meyer and Elsa M. Hasz.
  • Raymond P. Meyer died on 12 May 2011 at age 86.

Helen Meyer

F, b. circa 1933, d. before 2015
Father*Paul Meyer b. 31 Aug 1903, d. 7 Jul 1991
Mother*Elsa M. Hasz b. 7 May 1906, d. 6 Sep 1995
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Stoughtenger.

James Stoughtenger

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Alice Ione Meyer

F, b. 11 September 1930, d. 10 July 2014
Father*Paul Meyer b. 31 Aug 1903, d. 7 Jul 1991
Mother*Elsa M. Hasz b. 7 May 1906, d. 6 Sep 1995
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Adams.
  • Alice Ione Meyer married Vivian Andrew Adams.
  • Alice Ione Meyer was born on 11 September 1930 at Wisconsin.
  • She was the daughter of Paul Meyer and Elsa M. Hasz.
  • Alice Ione Meyer died on 10 July 2014 at age 83.

Vivian Andrew Adams

M, b. 7 May 1929, d. 14 June 1990

Gerald L. Lehman

M, b. 27 November 1945, d. 19 October 2015
Gerald (Jerry) Lehman 1963 senior portrait Webb High School, Reedsburg, Sauk, WI
Father*LaVerne F. Lehman d. 30 Apr 1977
Mother*Hazel Montgomery b. 24 Aug 1923, d. 9 May 2015
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationGerald L. Lehman was also known as Jerry.
  • Gerald L. Lehman was born on 27 November 1945.
  • He was the son of LaVerne F. Lehman and Hazel Montgomery.
  • Gerald L. Lehman died on 19 October 2015 at age 69 Gerald L. "Jerry" Lehman, age 69, of Reedsburg, died on Monday, October 19, 2015 in the Sauk County Health Care Center from complications of a stroke. He was born on November 27, 1945 in Reedsburg, the son of LaVerne "Slim" and Hazel (Montgomery) Lehman. On February 10, 1968, he was married to the former Connie R. Luck. Jerry was a lifelong farmer in the Town of Ironton. He was a longtime board member for the Township of Ironton. Jerry was currently a member of the Sauk County Board of Supervisors. He was past president of the Wisconsin Cattleman's Association and past president of the Wisconsin Shorthorn Association. Jerry was a longtime board member for AMPI and was also a 4-H beef leader for many years. He loved attending national livestock shows. Survivors include his wife, Connie; two sons: Mark (Lisa) Lehman, of Frisco, Texas and Kurt Lehman, of Cazenovia; four grandchildren: Chase, Jack, Ben and Finley; his sister: Marlene (Russ) Glover, of Cape Coral, Florida; other relatives and a host of friends. He was preceded in death by his parents and a nephew: Todd Neises. Funeral services will be conducted at 11:00 A.M. on Friday, October 23, 2015 at St. John Ev. Lutheran Church in Reedsburg with Pastor David Glesne officiating. Private family interment will be held at a later date. There will be a visitation from 4:00 P.M. to 8:00 P.M. on Thursday at the Hoof Funeral Home in Reedsburg and after 10:00 A.M. on Friday at the church. In lieu of flowers, memorials to the Sauk County Beef Project would be appreciated. The Hoof Funeral Home is serving the family.
     Gerald L. Lehman graduated in 1963 at Webb High School, Reedsburg, Sauk, Wisconsin.

(?) Leake

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Edward A. Schuette

M, b. 11 March 1934, d. 22 March 2015
Edward Schuette 1953 senior portrait Reedsburg High School, Reedsburg, Sauk, WI
Edward A Schuette
Father*Arold Carl William Schuette b. 22 Nov 1900, d. 12 Sep 1979
Mother*Dora Schlieckau b. 24 Aug 1901, d. 4 Apr 1995
  • Edward A. Schuette was born on 11 March 1934 at Wisconsin.
  • He was the son of Arold Carl William Schuette and Dora Schlieckau.
  • Edward A. Schuette died on 22 March 2015 at age 81 Edward A. Schuette, age 81, of Reedsburg, died on Sunday, March 22, 2015 at the Reedsburg Area Senior Life Center. He was born on March 11, 1934 in the Town of Westfield, Sauk County, the son of Arold and Dorothea (Schlieckau) Schuette. Ed attended Elder Ridge School and was a graduate of Reedsburg High School. From 1955 - 1957 he served his country in the U.S. Army. On October 19, 1957, he was married to the former Mary E. Roewer. Ed operated a dairy farm in rural Rock Springs for many years and later worked at Lands' End until his retirement. Survivors include his wife, Mary; three children: Scott Schuette, and his friend, Julie, of Madison; Lisa (Darrell) Schwandt, of Centennial, Colorado and David (Cynthia) Schuette, of Gloucester, Virginia; three grandchildren: Edward, Trinity and Maj-Britt Schwandt; four sisters: Gertrud Wilhelm, of Sauk City; Eunice Brenner, of Reedsburg; Merry Ann (Leonard) Hanusa, of Reedsburg and Dorothy Mae (Ed) Zobel, of Reedsburg; three brothers: Henry Schuette, of Reedsburg; Verlyn (Karen) Schuette, of Reedsburg and John (Darlene) Schuette, of McHenry, Illinois; nieces and nephews; other relatives and friends. He was preceded in death by his parents; his father and mother-in-law: Martin and Martha Roewer; and three brothers-in-law: Donald Roewer; Fritz Wilhelm and Henry Brenner. Funeral services will be conducted at 11:00 A.M. on Monday, March 30, 2015 at St. Peter's Ev. Lutheran Church in Reedsburg with Pastor Paul Crolius officiating. Interment will be in St. John's Lutheran Cemetery at Rock Springs. The family will receive friends from 2:00 P.M. to 5:00 P.M. on Sunday at the Hoof Funeral Home in Reedsburg and from 10:00 A.M. until the time of the service on Monday at the church. The Hoof Funeral Home is serving the family.
     Edward A. Schuette graduated in 1953 at Reedsburg High School, Reedsburg, Sauk, Wisconsin.

Fritz Wilhelm

M, d. before 2015
  • Fritz Wilhelm died before 2015.

Henry Brenner

M, d. January 2007
  • Henry Brenner died in January 2007 Henry "Hank" Brenner, 76, a resident of Wheeling for 36 years, beloved husband of Eunice Brenner, nee Schuette; loving father of Tom (Robin) Brenner and Jim (Linda) Brenner; cherished grandfather of Colton, Tommie, Olivia and Matthew; dear brother of Kenneth (Marge) Brenner and the late Charles and Luella; uncle of many. Mass of Christian Burial Saturday, 10 a.m., at St. Joseph the Worker Church, 181 W. Dundee Rd., Wheeling. Interment Greenwood Cemetery, Reedsburg, WI. Visitation Friday, 4 to 8 p.m., at Kolssak Funeral Home, 189 S. Milwaukee Ave. (2 blocks south of Dundee Rd.), Wheeling.

Martin Roewer

M, b. 1894, d. 25 March 1962
  • Martin Roewer married Martha A. Geisser.
  • Martin Roewer was born in 1894 at Loganville, Sauk, Wisconsin.
  • He died on 25 March 1962 at Wisconsin.

Child of Martin Roewer and Martha A. Geisser

Martha A. Geisser

F, b. 27 April 1901, d. 3 July 1976
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Roewer.
  • Martha A. Geisser married Martin Roewer.
  • Martha A. Geisser was born on 27 April 1901.
  • She died on 3 July 1976 at age 75.

Child of Martha A. Geisser and Martin Roewer

Shirley Rose Fisher

F, b. 4 February 1927, d. 5 January 1995
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name16 February 1952As of 16 February 1952,her married name was Thering.

Florence Genevieve Rusch

F, b. 16 July 1924, d. 6 June 2018
Florence Rusch - Reedsburg High School, Reedsburg, Sauk, WI 1942
Father*Albert Frederich Rusch b. 29 Jan 1889, d. 27 Jan 1975
Mother*Meta Ida Goetz b. 25 Jan 1892, d. 20 Oct 1992
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name10 June 1948As of 10 June 1948,her married name was Behn.
  • Florence Genevieve Rusch was born on 16 July 1924 at Sauk, Wisconsin, also reported as 15 Jul 1924.
  • She was the daughter of Albert Frederich Rusch and Meta Ida Goetz.
  • Florence Genevieve Rusch was baptized on 17 August 1924 at St John Lutheran Church, Reedsburg, Sauk, Wisconsin.
  • She married Walter C. Behn on 10 June 1948.
  • Florence Genevieve Rusch died on 6 June 2018 at age 93 Reedsburg - Florence Behn, age 93, died on Wednesday, June 06, 2018 at the Our House Assisted Living in Reedsburg. Florence was born on July 16, 1924 in Reedsburg, the daughter of Albert and Meta (Goetz) Rusch. Florence married Walter C. Behn on June 10, 1948 at St. John Evangelical Lutheran Church. Florence was a lifelong member of St. John Evangelical Lutheran Church. Florence was a dedicated and loving mother and grandmother and always enjoyed spending time with her family. She enjoyed baking and enjoyed getting visitors while she was living at Our House during the last three years. Survivors include four sons; David (Nancy) Behn of Perkinsville, Vermont; Steve (Linda) Behn of Reedsburg; Warren (Kristi) Behn of Reedsburg and Doug (Helyn) Behn of Lyndon Station; 9 grandchildren; Andrew Behn, Hannah Behn (Bill), Kurt (Brea) Behn, Mark (Mary) Behn, Sue (Gordy) Banta, Sara (Troy) Breneman, Josh (Jodi) Behn, Rachel (Scott) Parrish and Becky (T.J.) Greenwood; 17 great grandchildren; two nieces and a nephew. She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband, Walter on September 27, 2007 and two sisters, Wilma Braun and Viola Schultz. In lieu of flowers, memorials can be directed to St. John Evangelical Lutheran Church in Reedsburg. Funeral services will be conducted at 11:00 AM on Thursday, June 14, 2018 at St. John EV. Lutheran Church in Reedsburg with Pastor Beth Voigt. Interment will be in St. John Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 4:00 to 8:00 PM on Wednesday, June 13, 2018 at the HOOF FUNERAL HOME in Reedsburg and also at the church on Thursday from 10:00 AM until the time of service.
     Florence Genevieve Rusch graduated in 1942 at Reedsburg High School, Reedsburg, Sauk, Wisconsin.

Walter C. Behn

M, b. 21 April 1922, d. 27 September 2007

Wilma Irene Rusch

F, b. 26 October 1921, d. 25 August 2000
Wilma Rusch 1939 senior portrait Reedsburg High School, Reedsburg, Sauk, WI
Father*Albert Frederich Rusch b. 29 Jan 1889, d. 27 Jan 1975
Mother*Meta Ida Goetz b. 25 Jan 1892, d. 20 Oct 1992
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationWilma Irene Rusch was also known as Vilma Irene.
Married NameHer married name was Braun.
  • Wilma Irene Rusch married Robert Claud Braun.
  • Wilma Irene Rusch was born on 26 October 1921 at Reedsburg, Sauk, Wisconsin.
  • She was the daughter of Albert Frederich Rusch and Meta Ida Goetz.
  • Wilma Irene Rusch was baptized on 20 November 1921 at St John Lutheran Church, Reedsburg, Sauk, Wisconsin.
  • She was a bridesmaid at the wedding of Gilbert O. Schultz and Viola Rusch on 4 October 1936 at St John Lutheran Church, Reedsburg, Sauk, Wisconsin.
  • Wilma Irene Rusch died on 25 August 2000 at age 78.
     Wilma Irene Rusch graduated in 1939 at Reedsburg High School, Reedsburg, Sauk, Wisconsin.

Robert Claud Braun

M, b. 4 July 1919, d. 6 September 1987

John Wade

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Children of John Wade and Ida Wagner

Ida Wagner

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Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Wade.

Children of Ida Wagner and John Wade

Stanley Bernhardt

M, d. before 2015

Bob Wade

M, d. before 2015
Father*John Wade
Mother*Ida Wagner

Delbert Wade

M, d. before 2015
Father*John Wade
Mother*Ida Wagner

Gordon Delbert Craker

M, b. 13 April 1936, d. 7 January 2015
Gorden (Gordon) Craker 1954 senior portrait Reedsburg High School, Reedsburg, Sauk, WI
Father*Arthur Delbert Craker b. 10 Dec 1908, d. 17 Nov 1959
Mother*Loretta E. Ziech b. 27 Mar 1916, d. 24 Feb 1989
  • Gordon Delbert Craker was born on 13 April 1936.
  • He was the son of Arthur Delbert Craker and Loretta E. Ziech.
  • Gordon Delbert Craker died on 7 January 2015 at age 78 Gordon Delbert Craker, age 78, went to meet his Maker on Wednesday, January 7, 2015 at the Reedsburg Area Senior Life Center after a long battle with cancer. He was born on April 13, 1936, the oldest of six children to the late Arthur and Loretta (Ziech) Craker. Gordy was a member of St. Peter's Lutheran Church and attended school there before graduating from Reedsburg High School. He worked as a leadman at Hankscraft Company in the Motor Division for 42 years before his retirement. He was married to Ruth Ann Morgan at St. Peter's Church on May 31, 1975. Together they were blessed with seven children and fifteen grandchildren. Gordy's passion was his farm, horses and beef cattle. He enjoyed playing cards, snowmobiling, driving his truck and trailer and camping with family and friends. Together they went on the Richland County Wagon Train for thirty years. They also spent two weeks each year at the Waverly Draft Horse Sale and Simmental Cattle Sales. He enjoyed helping all the young people train and show cattle at the fair. Gordy was a skilled carpenter. He and Ruth harvested all the lumber needed to build their sheds. Gordy and his brother, Don, could build anything. His sons have taken that over now. He will be greatly missed and loved forever by his wife, Ruth; children: Calvin (Sharon) Craker, Keith and Joe, of Reedsburg; Dennis (Ingrid) Craker, Sheldon and Emily, of Reedsburg; Carla (Hubert) Durst, Lindsey and Laura of New Glarus; Douglas (Carmen) Craker, Bridget and Patrick, of New Glarus; Craig (Kristin) Craker, of Iola, and Hailee, of Mosinee; David (Brenda) Craker, Drew, Olivia, Isaac and Luke, of Franklin, TN; Kimberly (Mike) Barreau, Katherine and Maxwell, of Lodi; one brother: Larry (Lila), of Reedsburg; three sisters: Janice (Larry) Horkan and Lois (John) Thompson, both of Reedsburg; Lenore Bauer, of Kenosha; sisters-in-law: Shirley Craker, of Reedsburg; Ramona Liegel, of Elcho; Barbara Morgan, of Johnson Creek and Nancy Morgan, of Wisconsin Dells; special friends: Gary and Sherri Lemmer, of Mosinee; Wayne and Nancy Greenwood, and Carley, of Reedsburg and John Greenwood, of Mission Viego, CA; many nieces, nephews and friends. He was preceded in death by his parents; his brother, Don; brothers-in-law: Bernard Bauer, Everett Morgan, Dale Morgan and Reinald Liegel and his sister-in-law: Janice Gullickson. Funeral services will be conducted at 11:00 A.M. on Saturday, January 10, 2015, at ST. PETER'S EV. LUTHERAN CHURCH in Reedsburg with Pastor Paul Crolius officiating. Interment will be in St. Peter's Cemetery. There will be a visitation from 4:00 to 8:00 P.M. on Friday at the HOOF FUNERAL HOME in Reedsburg. The Hoof Funeral Home is serving the family.
     Gordon Delbert Craker graduated in 1954 at Reedsburg High School, Reedsburg, Sauk, Wisconsin.

Homer Hutchens

M, b. circa 1910
  • Homer Hutchens married Rachel (?).
  • Homer Hutchens was born circa 1910 at Wisconsin.

Children of Homer Hutchens and Rachel (?)

Rachel (?)

F, b. circa 1914
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Hutchens.
  • Rachel (?) married Homer Hutchens.
  • Rachel (?) was born circa 1914 at Wisconsin.

Children of Rachel (?) and Homer Hutchens

Margaret (?)

F, b. 1920, d. 23 July 1973
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Norwalk.
  • Margaret (?) married (?) Norwalk.
  • Margaret (?) was born in 1920.
  • She died on 23 July 1973.

Child of Margaret (?) and (?) Norwalk

(?) Norwalk

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Child of (?) Norwalk and Margaret (?)

Melvin Norwalk

M, b. 9 September 1940, d. 23 August 1993
Melvin Norwalk 1958 senior portrait Webb High School, Reedsburg, Sauk, WI
Father*(?) Norwalk
Mother*Margaret (?) b. 1920, d. 23 Jul 1973
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationMelvin Norwalk was also known as Tom.
  • Melvin Norwalk was born on 9 September 1940.
  • He was the son of (?) Norwalk and Margaret (?).
  • Melvin Norwalk died on 23 August 1993 at age 52.
     Melvin Norwalk graduated in 1958 at Webb High School, Reedsburg, Sauk, Wisconsin.

James Hutchens

M, b. circa 1933
Father*Homer Hutchens b. c 1910
Mother*Rachel (?) b. c 1914
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationJames Hutchens was also known as Jim.