John Wade

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Life EventDateDescription
MarriageJohn Wade married Ida Wagner.

Children of John Wade and Ida Wagner

Ida Wagner

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Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Wade.
Life EventDateDescription
MarriageIda Wagner married John Wade.

Children of Ida Wagner and John Wade

Stanley Bernhardt

M, d. before 2015
Life EventDateDescription
Marriage13 October 1979Stanley Bernhardt married Marian E. Wade, daughter of John Wade and Ida Wagner, on 13 October 1979.
Deathbefore 2015Stanley Bernhardt died before 2015.

Bob Wade

M, d. before 2015
Father*John Wade
Mother*Ida Wagner
Life EventDateDescription
Bob Wade was the son of John Wade and Ida Wagner.
Deathbefore 2015Bob Wade died before 2015.

Delbert Wade

M, d. before 2015
Father*John Wade
Mother*Ida Wagner
Life EventDateDescription
Delbert Wade was the son of John Wade and Ida Wagner.
Deathbefore 2015Delbert Wade died before 2015.

Gordon Delbert Craker

M, b. 13 April 1936, d. 7 January 2015
Father*Arthur Delbert Craker b. 10 Dec 1908, d. 17 Nov 1959
Mother*Loretta E. Ziech b. 27 Mar 1916, d. 24 Feb 1989
Gorden (Gordon) Craker 1954 senior portrait Reedsburg High School, Reedsburg, Sauk, WI
Life EventDateDescription
Birth13 April 1936Gordon Delbert Craker was born on 13 April 1936.
He was the son of Arthur Delbert Craker and Loretta E. Ziech.
Death7 January 2015Gordon 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
Life EventDateDescription
MarriageHomer Hutchens married Rachel (?).
Birthcirca 1910Homer 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.
Life EventDateDescription
MarriageRachel (?) married Homer Hutchens.
Birthcirca 1914Rachel (?) 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.
Life EventDateDescription
MarriageMargaret (?) married (?) Norwalk.
Birth1920Margaret (?) was born in 1920.
Death23 July 1973She died on 23 July 1973.

Child of Margaret (?) and (?) Norwalk

(?) Norwalk

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Life EventDateDescription
Marriage(?) Norwalk married Margaret (?).

Child of (?) Norwalk and Margaret (?)

Melvin Norwalk

M, b. 9 September 1940, d. 23 August 1993
Father*(?) Norwalk
Mother*Margaret (?) b. 1920, d. 23 Jul 1973
Melvin Norwalk 1958 senior portrait Webb High School, Reedsburg, Sauk, WI
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationMelvin Norwalk was also known as Tom.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth9 September 1940Melvin Norwalk was born on 9 September 1940.
He was the son of (?) Norwalk and Margaret (?).
Death23 August 1993Melvin 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.
Life EventDateDescription
MarriageJames Hutchens married Valeria A. Weidman, daughter of Grier M. Weidman and Adeline E. Bergman.
Birthcirca 1933James Hutchens was born circa 1933 at Wisconsin.
He was the son of Homer Hutchens and Rachel (?).

Valeria A. Weidman

F, b. circa 1935
Father*Grier M. Weidman d. 27 Feb 1992
Mother*Adeline E. Bergman b. 26 Sep 1914, d. 7 Nov 2006
Valeria A Weidman - Reedsburg High School, Reedsburg, Sauk, WI 1952
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationValeria A. Weidman was also known as Valera.
Married NameHer married name was Hutchens.
Life EventDateDescription
MarriageValeria A. Weidman married James Hutchens, son of Homer Hutchens and Rachel (?).
Birthcirca 1935Valeria A. Weidman was born circa 1935.
She was the daughter of Grier M. Weidman and Adeline E. Bergman.
  • Valeria A. Weidman graduated in 1952 at Reedsburg High School, Reedsburg, Sauk, Wisconsin.

Marcella E. Spohnholz

F, b. 12 January 1926, d. 12 January 2014
Father*Ludwig Ferdinand Emil Spohnholz b. 8 Oct 1878, d. 27 Mar 1950
Mother*Emma Alvine Borth b. 5 Jul 1886, d. 15 Sep 1966
Life EventDateDescription
Birth12 January 1926Marcella E. Spohnholz was born on 12 January 1926.
She was the daughter of Ludwig Ferdinand Emil Spohnholz and Emma Alvine Borth.
Death12 January 2014Marcella E. Spohnholz died on 12 January 2014 at age 88 Marcella E. Spohnholtz, age 88, of Loganville, died on Sunday, January 12, 2014 at University Hospital in Madison. She was born on January 12, 1926 in Loganville, the daughter of Emil and Emma (Borth) Spohnholtz. Marcella was a lifelong member of St. Peter's Lutheran Church in Loganville. She enjoyed quilting, cats, gardening and flowers. Survivors include her sister: Ella (Bill) Zimmerman, of Reedsburg; her sister-in-law: Lorna Spohnholtz, of Reedsburg; many nieces and nephews; other relatives and friends. She was preceded in death by her parents; three brothers: Harold, Edwin and Walter; and two sisters: Ruth Hintz and Lucille Post. Funeral services will be conducted at 11:00 A.M. on Thursday, January 16, 2014 at St. Peter's Lutheran Church in Loganville with Pastor Christopher Miller officiating. Interment will be in St. Peter's Cemetery. There will be a visitation from 10:00 A.M. until the time of the service on Thursday at the church. Memorials to St. Peter's Lutheran Church would be appreciated. The Hoof Funeral Home is serving the family.

Ella Spohnholz

F, b. 7 October 1922, d. 2 October 2016
Father*Ludwig Ferdinand Emil Spohnholz b. 8 Oct 1878, d. 27 Mar 1950
Mother*Emma Alvine Borth b. 5 Jul 1886, d. 15 Sep 1966
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name24 October 1941As of 24 October 1941,her married name was Zimmerman.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth7 October 1922Ella Spohnholz was born on 7 October 1922.
She was the daughter of Ludwig Ferdinand Emil Spohnholz and Emma Alvine Borth.
Marriage24 October 1941Ella Spohnholz married Bill Zimmerman on 24 October 1941.
Death2 October 2016Ella Spohnholz died on 2 October 2016 at Wisconsin at age 93 Ella M. Zimmerman, age 93, of Reedsburg, died on Sunday, October 2, 2016 at St. Mary's Hospital in Madison. She was born on October 7, 1922 in Loganville, the daughter of Emil and Emma (Borth) Spohnholtz. On October 24, 1941, she was married to William Zimmerman Sr. Ella enjoyed reading, baking, playing cards, crossword puzzles, jigsaw puzzles and watching Badger basketball. She and Bill enjoyed going out to eat and visiting with people. Ella also loved children and provided daycare for many years. She was a faithful member of St. Peter's Lutheran Church. Survivors include her seventeen children: Reginald (Betty), of Baraboo; Marion Zimmerman, of Reedsburg; Carol (Ed) Plachetka, of Weyauwega; Barbara Zimmerman, of Reedsburg; William Jr. (Sharon), of Reedsburg; Connie Zimmerman, of Reedsburg; Donna (Bill) Angell, of Colorado; Gary (Cealle), of Kentucky; James (Karen), of Reedsburg; David, of Reedsburg; Sue (Mike) Schultz, of Reedsburg; Karen (Paul) Mullikin, of Arcadia; Richard, of Reedsburg; Robert (Debra), of Nevada; Sandra Bauer, of Reedsburg; Dawn (Rick) Brandt, of Reedsburg and Thomas (Carla), of Necedah; her son-in-law: Merrill LaQue, of Montana; 41 grandchildren; 55 great-grandchildren; 8 great-great grandchildren; her sister-in-law: Lorna Spohnholtz, of Reedsburg; other relatives and friends. She was preceded in death by her husband, Bill, on December 18, 2015; her daughter: Lois LaQue; two grandsons; her parents; 3 brothers: Edwin, Walter and Harold Spohnholtz; and 3 sisters: Ruth Heinz, Lucille Post and Marcella Spohnholtz. Funeral services will be conducted at 11:00 A.M. on Friday, October 7, 2016 at St. Peter's Ev. Lutheran Church in Reedsburg with Pastor Paul Crolius officiating. Interment will be in Greenwood Cemetery. There will be a visitation from 4:00 P.M. to 7:00 P.M. on Thursday at St. Peter's Lutheran Church in Reedsburg. In lieu of flowers, memorials to St. Peter's Lutheran Church or School would be appreciated. The Hoof Funeral Home is serving the family.

Bill Zimmerman

M, b. 7 May 1921, d. 18 December 2015
Life EventDateDescription
Birth7 May 1921Bill Zimmerman was born on 7 May 1921.
Marriage24 October 1941He married Ella Spohnholz, daughter of Ludwig Ferdinand Emil Spohnholz and Emma Alvine Borth, on 24 October 1941.
Death18 December 2015Bill Zimmerman died on 18 December 2015 at age 94.

Harold Spohnholz

M, d. before 2014
Father*Ludwig Ferdinand Emil Spohnholz b. 8 Oct 1878, d. 27 Mar 1950
Mother*Emma Alvine Borth b. 5 Jul 1886, d. 15 Sep 1966
Life EventDateDescription
Harold Spohnholz was the son of Ludwig Ferdinand Emil Spohnholz and Emma Alvine Borth.
Deathbefore 2014Harold Spohnholz died before 2014.

Edwin Spohnholz

M, d. before 2014
Father*Ludwig Ferdinand Emil Spohnholz b. 8 Oct 1878, d. 27 Mar 1950
Mother*Emma Alvine Borth b. 5 Jul 1886, d. 15 Sep 1966
Life EventDateDescription
Edwin Spohnholz was the son of Ludwig Ferdinand Emil Spohnholz and Emma Alvine Borth.
Deathbefore 2014Edwin Spohnholz died before 2014.

Walter H. Spohnholz

M, b. 29 June 1915, d. 25 August 1986
Father*Ludwig Ferdinand Emil Spohnholz b. 8 Oct 1878, d. 27 Mar 1950
Mother*Emma Alvine Borth b. 5 Jul 1886, d. 15 Sep 1966
Life EventDateDescription
Birth29 June 1915Walter H. Spohnholz was born on 29 June 1915 at Sauk, Wisconsin.
He was the son of Ludwig Ferdinand Emil Spohnholz and Emma Alvine Borth.
Death25 August 1986Walter H. Spohnholz died on 25 August 1986 at Sauk, Wisconsin, at age 71.

Ruth Spohnholz

F, d. before 2014
Father*Ludwig Ferdinand Emil Spohnholz b. 8 Oct 1878, d. 27 Mar 1950
Mother*Emma Alvine Borth b. 5 Jul 1886, d. 15 Sep 1966
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Hintz.
Life EventDateDescription
Ruth Spohnholz was the daughter of Ludwig Ferdinand Emil Spohnholz and Emma Alvine Borth.
MarriageRuth Spohnholz married (?) Hintz.
Deathbefore 2014Ruth Spohnholz died before 2014.

(?) Hintz

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Life EventDateDescription
Marriage(?) Hintz married Ruth Spohnholz, daughter of Ludwig Ferdinand Emil Spohnholz and Emma Alvine Borth.

Lucille Spohnholz

F, d. before 2014
Father*Ludwig Ferdinand Emil Spohnholz b. 8 Oct 1878, d. 27 Mar 1950
Mother*Emma Alvine Borth b. 5 Jul 1886, d. 15 Sep 1966
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Post.
Life EventDateDescription
Lucille Spohnholz was the daughter of Ludwig Ferdinand Emil Spohnholz and Emma Alvine Borth.
MarriageLucille Spohnholz married (?) Post.
Deathbefore 2014Lucille Spohnholz died before 2014.

(?) Post

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Life EventDateDescription
Marriage(?) Post married Lucille Spohnholz, daughter of Ludwig Ferdinand Emil Spohnholz and Emma Alvine Borth.

Howard Acton

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Life EventDateDescription
MarriageHoward Acton married Clara Hoyer.

Child of Howard Acton and Clara Hoyer

Clara Hoyer

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Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Acton.
Life EventDateDescription
MarriageClara Hoyer married Howard Acton.

Child of Clara Hoyer and Howard Acton

William T. Slaney

M, b. 30 September 1903, d. 20 November 1965
Life EventDateDescription
MarriageWilliam T. Slaney married Myrtle E. Sole.
Birth30 September 1903William T. Slaney was born on 30 September 1903.
Death20 November 1965He died on 20 November 1965 at age 62.

Children of William T. Slaney and Myrtle E. Sole

Myrtle E. Sole

F, b. 12 November 1902, d. 31 October 1970
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Slaney.
Name VariationMyrtle E. Sole was also known as Soul.
Life EventDateDescription
MarriageMyrtle E. Sole married William T. Slaney.
Birth12 November 1902Myrtle E. Sole was born on 12 November 1902 at Richland, Wisconsin.
Death31 October 1970She died on 31 October 1970 at Richland, Wisconsin, at age 67.

Children of Myrtle E. Sole and William T. Slaney

Paul Backes

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Marjorie Iola Slaney

F, b. 6 November 1929, d. 25 September 2018
Father*William T. Slaney b. 30 Sep 1903, d. 20 Nov 1965
Mother*Myrtle E. Sole b. 12 Nov 1902, d. 31 Oct 1970
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationMarjorie Iola Slaney was also known as Myrtle.
Married Name6 August 1948As of 6 August 1948,her married name was Faultersack.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth6 November 1929Marjorie Iola Slaney was born on 6 November 1929.
She was the daughter of William T. Slaney and Myrtle E. Sole.
Marriage6 August 1948Marjorie Iola Slaney married Leroy H. Faultersack on 6 August 1948.
Death25 September 2018Marjorie Iola Slaney died on 25 September 2018 at age 88.

Leroy H. Faultersack

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Life EventDateDescription
Marriage6 August 1948Leroy H. Faultersack married Marjorie Iola Slaney, daughter of William T. Slaney and Myrtle E. Sole, on 6 August 1948.