Lyle Bonnett

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Father*Henry Bonnet b. c 1886
Mother*Teresa Hendricks b. c 1887
Life EventDateDescription
Lyle Bonnett was the son of Henry Bonnet and Teresa Hendricks.

Archie Schmitt

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R. H. Lee

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Virginia Lee Earle

F, b. 3 December 1935, d. 18 February 2020
Father*Charles C. Earle
Mother*Isabel J. Pauly
Virginia Lee (Earle) Uthe
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name24 September 1955As of 24 September 1955,her married name was Uthe.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth3 December 1935Virginia Lee Earle was born on 3 December 1935 at Dubuque, Iowa.
She was the daughter of Charles C. Earle and Isabel J. Pauly.
Marriage24 September 1955Virginia Lee Earle married Frederick T. Uthe, son of Karl Joseph Uthe and Mary Helen Langen, on 24 September 1955 Virginia Lee Earle and Frederick T Uthe wedding announcement.
Dubuque Telegraph Herald September 25, 1955 - Virginia Lee Earle and Frederick T Uthe wedding announcement
Death18 February 2020Virginia Lee Earle died on 18 February 2020 at age 84 Virginia L. Uthe, age 84, of Johnson Creek, WI, and formerly of Dubuque, died peacefully on Tuesday, February 18, 2020, at Sunset Ridge Assisted Living, surrounded by her loving family. To celebrate Virginia’s life, family and friends may visit from 9:00 a.m. until 10:30 a.m., on Saturday, February 29, 2020, at the Church of the Resurrection, 4300 Asbury Road. To honor Virginia’s life, funeral services will be held immediately following the visitation at 10:30 a.m. with Rev. Thomas L. Heathershaw officiating. Private burial services will be in Mt. Calvary Cemetery. Behr Funeral Home, 1491 Main Street, is in charge of arrangements.

Virginia was born on December 3, 1935, in Dubuque, daughter of Charles C. and Isabel J. (Pauly) Earle.

First and foremost, Virginia was a loving mother to her 4 children, Janet Uthe of Middleton, WI; Mark (Deb) Uthe of Manchester, IA; Diane (Kurt) Trimborn of Johnson Creek, WI; and Linda (Kevin) Miller of Center Point, IA. During her free time, Virginia enjoyed reading, playing cards, working crossword and jigsaw puzzles, sewing and crocheting. Her numerous handmade creations will be forever cherished by her family.

Besides her 4 children, Virginia is survived by the following people who loved her; her 14 grandchildren: Jennifer Uthe, Patrick (Lindsay) Kramer, Steve (Lauren) Trimborn, Amanda (Brennan) Melloy, Molly Kramer, Charlie Uthe, McKenna Miller, Garrett Trimborn, Reese Miller, Nickolas Uthe and Kaitlyn Uthe. Her 5 great-grandchildren: Braelyn, Kinley and Lydia Henning, Hadley Melloy and Austin Kramer. Virginia was excited to learn about another great-grandchild due in August. Her brother and sister-in-law, Roger and Karen Earle and her sister-in-law, Rosemary Uthe, all of Dubuque. And many nieces, nephews and cousins.

Virginia was preceded in death by her loving husband of 60 years, Frederick T. Uthe; her parents; 2 brothers, Charles and James; a sister, Mary Jane; her maternal and paternal grandparents; 2 sisters-in-law; a brother-in-law; and several aunts, uncles and cousins.

Charles C. Earle

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Life EventDateDescription
MarriageCharles C. Earle married Isabel J. Pauly.

Children of Charles C. Earle and Isabel J. Pauly

Clarence DeMuth

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Life EventDateDescription
MarriageClarence DeMuth married Evelyn (?).

Mary Noel

F, d. 29 August 1963
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name1909As of 1909,her married name was Graf.
Life EventDateDescription
Marriage1909Mary Noel married Jacob Graf in 1909.
Death29 August 1963Mary Noel died on 29 August 1963 Mrs Mary Noel Graf obituary - part 1.
Dubuque Telegraph Herald August 30, 1963 - Mrs Mary Noel Graf obituary - part 2

Children of Mary Noel and Jacob Graf

Mary Kieler

F, b. before 1835
Father*Johannes Kieler b. 29 Sep 1800, d. 3 May 1882
Mother*Katharina Hupe b. 12 Feb 1805, d. 30 May 1888
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Kelley.
Life EventDateDescription
MarriageMary Kieler married John Kelley.
Birthbefore 1835Mary Kieler was born before 1835 at Germany.
She was the daughter of Johannes Kieler and Katharina Hupe.
  • In 1929 Article: Founder of Kieler Gave It Name - John Kieler history.

John Kelley

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Life EventDateDescription
MarriageJohn Kelley married Mary Kieler, daughter of Johannes Kieler and Katharina Hupe.

Wilbert John Digman

M, d. April 1977
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationWilbert John Digman was also known as Digmann.
Life EventDateDescription
Marriage24 January 1928Wilbert John Digman married Johanna Hentrich, daughter of Frank C. Hentrich and Cecelia Droessler, on 24 January 1928.
Marriageafter 1928Wilbert John Digman married Regina (?) after 1928.
DeathApril 1977Wilbert John Digman died in April 1977.

Hazel H. Lenstra

F, b. 13 August 1906, d. 29 April 1979
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name28 May 1928As of 28 May 1928,her married name was Kieler.
Married Nameafter 1939As of after 1939,her married name was Meyer.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth13 August 1906Hazel H. Lenstra was born on 13 August 1906 at Grant, Wisconsin.
Marriage28 May 1928She married Lillard H. Kieler, son of Henry John Kieler and Frances Brandt, on 28 May 1928 Hazel Lenstra and Lillard Kieler marriage announcement.
Dubuque Telegraph Herald And Times Journal May 30, 1928 - Hazel Lenstra and Lillard Kieler marriage announcement
Marriageafter 1939Hazel H. Lenstra married Lawrence H. Meyer after 1939.
Death29 April 1979Hazel H. Lenstra died on 29 April 1979 at Dubuque, Iowa, at age 72.
Burialafter 29 April 1979She was buried after 29 April 1979 at Mount Calvary Cemetery, Dubuque, Dubuque, Iowa.
  • In June 1931 attended bridal shower for Flora Kieler before her marriage to Frank Lambert.
    Dubuque Telegraph Herald And Times Journal June 7, 1931 - Flora Kieler bridal shower before marriage to Frank Lambert

Children of Hazel H. Lenstra and Lillard H. Kieler

Jean Frances Kieler

F, b. 1930, d. 29 October 2015
Father*Lillard H. Kieler b. 13 May 1903, d. 11 Jul 1949
Mother*Hazel H. Lenstra b. 13 Aug 1906, d. 29 Apr 1979
Jean Frances (Kieler) Adams 2015
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name30 May 1950As of 30 May 1950,her married name was Adams.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth1930Jean Frances Kieler was born in 1930.
She was the daughter of Lillard H. Kieler and Hazel H. Lenstra.
Marriage30 May 1950Jean Frances Kieler married Mark Adams on 30 May 1950 at Dubuque, Iowa.
Death29 October 2015Jean Frances Kieler died on 29 October 2015 at Lancaster, Wisconsin, Jean Frances (Kieler) Adams obituary.
Madison Wisconsin State Journal November 1, 2015 - Jean Frances (Kieler) Adams obituary
Burialafter 29 October 2015She was buried after 29 October 2015 at Saint Clements Cemetery, Lancaster, Grant, Wisconsin.

Marilyn Kieler

F, d. before 2015
Father*Lillard H. Kieler b. 13 May 1903, d. 11 Jul 1949
Mother*Hazel H. Lenstra b. 13 Aug 1906, d. 29 Apr 1979
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Sullivan.
Life EventDateDescription
Marilyn Kieler was the daughter of Lillard H. Kieler and Hazel H. Lenstra.
MarriageMarilyn Kieler married Gene Sullivan.
Deathbefore 2015Marilyn Kieler died before 2015.

Ruth Ann Kieler

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Father*Lillard H. Kieler b. 13 May 1903, d. 11 Jul 1949
Mother*Hazel H. Lenstra b. 13 Aug 1906, d. 29 Apr 1979
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Rea.
Life EventDateDescription
Ruth Ann Kieler was the daughter of Lillard H. Kieler and Hazel H. Lenstra.
MarriageRuth Ann Kieler married Patrick Rea.

Frank Lambert

M, b. 29 July 1901, d. 16 August 1988
Father*John N. Lambert b. 9 Oct 1874, d. 11 Mar 1945
Life EventDateDescription
Birth29 July 1901Frank Lambert was born on 29 July 1901 at Iowa.
He was the son of John N. Lambert.
MarriageJune 1931Frank Lambert married Flora Kathryn Kieler, daughter of Henry John Kieler and Frances Brandt, in June 1931 Flora Kieler and Frank Lambert marriage announcement.
Dubuque Telegraph Herald And Times Journal June 7, 1931 - Flora Kieler and Frank Lambert marriage announcement
Death16 August 1988Frank Lambert died on 16 August 1988 at Iowa at age 87.

Children of Frank Lambert and Flora Kathryn Kieler

Arlington Rice

M, b. 9 August 1910, d. 11 September 1978
Life EventDateDescription
Birth9 August 1910Arlington Rice was born on 9 August 1910 at New York.
Marriage1939He married Mabel Emma Kieler, daughter of Henry John Kieler and Frances Brandt, in 1939.
Death11 September 1978Arlington Rice died on 11 September 1978 at New York at age 68.

Joseph Manemann

M, b. 1866, d. 1937
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationJoseph Manemann was also known as Meneman.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth1866Joseph Manemann was born in 1866.
Marriageafter 1910He married Theresa Kruser, daughter of August Kruser Sr. and Catherine Digmann, after 1910.
Death1937Joseph Manemann died in 1937.

Walter J. David

M, d. 1979
Life EventDateDescription
Marriage23 August 1943Walter J. David married Erma N. Tobin, daughter of Francis Richard Tobin and Bertha Barbara Pluemer, on 23 August 1943.
Death1979Walter J. David died in 1979.

Paul G. Richard

M, b. November 1959, d. January 1960
Life EventDateDescription
BirthNovember 1959Paul G. Richard was born in November 1959.
BurialJanuary 1960He was buried in January 1960 at Immaculate Conception Church Cemetery, Kieler, Grant, Wisconsin.
DeathJanuary 1960He died in January 1960 at age 2 months Paul G Richard, 2 months, obituary.
Dubuque Telegraph Herald February 1, 1960 - Paul G Richard, 2 months, obituary

Gilford J. Hohnecker

M, d. before 2003
Life EventDateDescription
MarriageGilford J. Hohnecker married Coletta (?).
Deathbefore 2003Gilford J. Hohnecker died before 2003.

James Lux

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Harold R. Kieler

M, b. 29 January 1935, d. 14 May 2003
Father*Oliver Edward Kieler b. 27 Mar 1906, d. 1 Mar 1994
Mother*Harriet B. Droessler b. 11 Jan 1915, d. 20 Feb 2004
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationHarold R. Kieler was also known as Hank.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth29 January 1935Harold R. Kieler was born on 29 January 1935 at Kieler, Grant, Wisconsin.
He was the son of Oliver Edward Kieler and Harriet B. Droessler.
Marriage9 June 1958Harold R. Kieler married Pauline R. Friederick, daughter of John Friederick and Stella Molony, on 9 June 1958 Pauline R Friederick and Harold R Kieler wedding announcement.
Dubuque Telegraph Herald June 10, 1958 - Pauline R Friederick and Harold R Kieler wedding announcement
Death14 May 2003Harold R. Kieler died on 14 May 2003 at age 68 DICKEYVILLE, Wis. - Harold R. "Hank" Kieler , 68, of Dickeyville, died Wednesday, May 14, 2003, at Heartland Health Care Center, Platteville.

Services will be at 10:30 a.m. Friday at Holy Ghost Church, Dickeyville, with the Rev. Francis Steffen and the Rev. John Friederick officiating. Burial will be in the church cemetery. Friends may call from 3 to 8 p.m. today at Casey Funeral Home, Cuba City, where there will be a parish wake service at 3 p.m.

Mr. Kieler barbered in Kieler , Cuba City and Dickeyville for almost 50 years.

He was born on Jan. 29, 1935, in Kieler , son of Ollie and Harriet (Droessler) Kieler . He married Pauline Friederick on June 9, 1958, at St. Joseph's on the Prairie Church.

He enjoyed hunting, fishing and his dog, Shelby.

Surviving are his wife, Pauline, of Dickeyville; three daughters, Pam (Rick) Laufenberg, of Littleton, Colo., Patty (Todd) Gordon, of Gurnee, Ill., and Peggy (David) Heisch, of Madison; a son, Kim Kieler , of Dickeyville; his mother, Harriet Kieler , of Kieler ; a sister, Nila Ann (Frank) Furlong, of Galena, Ill; three brothers, Allan (Jane) Kieler and Oliver "Babe" (Donna) Kieler Jr., both of Hazel Green, and Dale Kieler , of Kieler ; and seven grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by a son, Keith, on Aug. 9, 1998, and his father, Ollie, in 1994.

Child of Harold R. Kieler and Pauline R. Friederick

Pauline R. Friederick

F, b. 21 October 1935, d. 23 January 2012
Father*John Friederick
Mother*Stella Molony
Pauline (Friederick) Kieler
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name9 June 1958As of 9 June 1958,her married name was Kieler.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth21 October 1935Pauline R. Friederick was born on 21 October 1935.
She was the daughter of John Friederick and Stella Molony.
Marriage9 June 1958Pauline R. Friederick married Harold R. Kieler, son of Oliver Edward Kieler and Harriet B. Droessler, on 9 June 1958 Pauline R Friederick and Harold R Kieler wedding announcement.
Dubuque Telegraph Herald June 10, 1958 - Pauline R Friederick and Harold R Kieler wedding announcement
Death23 January 2012Pauline R. Friederick died on 23 January 2012 at age 76 DICKEYVILLE, Wis. - Pauline R. Kieler , 76, of Dickeyville, died Monday, Jan. 23, 2012, at Ingleside Nursing Home, Mount Horeb.

Services will be at 11 a.m. Friday, Jan. 27, at Casey Funeral Home & Cremation Services, Cuba City, with the Rev. Bernard Rott officiating. Burial will be in Holy Ghost Cemetery, Dickeyville. Friends may call after 9 a.m. Friday at the funeral home.

Pauline was born on Oct. 21, 1935, in Dubuque, daughter of John and Stella (Molony) Friederick. She married Harold R. "Hank" Kieler on June 9, 1958, at St. Joseph's on the Prairie Church; he preceded her in death on May 14, 2003.

She worked in food service at Clarke College and UW-Platteville.

She was a member of Holy Ghost Church and the Christian Mothers.

Pauline enjoyed traveling, being with her children and grandchildren, bowling, playing cards with friends, trips to the casino and fish fries on Friday nights. In her younger years, she enjoyed dancing.

Surviving are three daughters, Pam (Rick) Laufenberg, of Littleton, Colo., Patricia (Todd) Gordon, of Gurnee, Ill., and Peggy (David) Heisch, of Mount Horeb; a son, Kim Kieler , of Mount Horeb; a sister, Jean Mausser, of Epworth, Iowa; a brother-in-law, Leonard Wiederholt, of Dubuque; and eight grandchildren.

She also was preceded in death by a son, Keith; three sisters, Mary, Stella and Eleanor; and a brother, the Rev. John Friederick.

Child of Pauline R. Friederick and Harold R. Kieler

John Friederick

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Life EventDateDescription
MarriageJohn Friederick married Stella Molony.

Child of John Friederick and Stella Molony

Dale Kieler

M, b. 23 January 1938, d. 28 December 2016
Father*Oliver Edward Kieler b. 27 Mar 1906, d. 1 Mar 1994
Mother*Harriet B. Droessler b. 11 Jan 1915, d. 20 Feb 2004
Life EventDateDescription
Birth23 January 1938Dale Kieler was born on 23 January 1938 at Kieler, Grant, Wisconsin.
He was the son of Oliver Edward Kieler and Harriet B. Droessler.
Death28 December 2016Dale Kieler died on 28 December 2016 at age 78 KIELER , Wis. - Dale G. Kieler , 78, of Kieler , WI, passed away Wednesday, December 28, 2016, at his home.

At Dale's request, there will be no public services. Burial will be held at a later date. Cremation rites have been accorded. The Furlong Funeral Chapel, Galena, Ill., is assisting the family.

He was born January 23, 1938, in Kieler , the son of Oliver "Ollie" and Harriet (Droessler) Kieler . Dale served in the Army National Guard from 1958 until his honorable discharge in 1966. He owned and operated his own Barber Shop in Kieler for 57 years while working on the family farm. Dale enjoyed hunting and fishing.

He is survived by two brothers, Allen (Jane) Kieler and Oliver Jr. "Babe" Kieler , many nieces, nephews and cousins.

He was preceded in death by his parents; a brother, Harold "Hank"; a sister, Nila Ann Furlong; a brother in-law, Frank Furlong; two sisters in-law, Pauline and Donna Kieler ; two nephews.

Oliver Kieler Jr.

M, b. 9 August 1939, d. 31 December 2016
Father*Oliver Edward Kieler b. 27 Mar 1906, d. 1 Mar 1994
Mother*Harriet B. Droessler b. 11 Jan 1915, d. 20 Feb 2004
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationOliver Kieler Jr. was also known as Babe.
Name VariationOliver Kieler Jr. was also known as Ollie.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth9 August 1939Oliver Kieler Jr. was born on 9 August 1939 at Kieler, Grant, Wisconsin.
He was the son of Oliver Edward Kieler and Harriet B. Droessler.
Marriage31 October 1961Oliver Kieler Jr. married Donna Haberkorn, daughter of Wiliam Haberkorn and Violet (?), on 31 October 1961.
Death31 December 2016Oliver Kieler Jr. died on 31 December 2016 at age 77 KIELER , Wis. - Oliver "Babe" Kieler , 77, of Kieler , Wis., passed away Saturday, December 31, 2016, at Luther Manor, Dubuque, Iowa.

At Babe's request there will be no public visitation or services. Burial will be held at a later date. Cremation rites have been accorded. The Furlong Funeral Chapel, Galena, is assisting the family.

He was born August 9, 1939, in Kieler , the son of Oliver and Harriet (Droessler) Kieler . Babe was united in marriage to Donna Haberkorn on October 31, 1961, and she preceded him in death on October 25, 2014. He and his wife Donna owned and worked together in their business "The Kieler Mall" for 25 years.

He is survived by his two children, Brian Kieler and Vicky (Karl) Ballagh, both of Kieler , Wis., seven grandchildren, his brother, Allen (Jane) Kieler , a sister in-law, Arlene (Patrick) Dunn, two brothers in-law, Richard "Dick" (Donna) Haberkorn and Albert Haberkorn and many nieces, nephews and cousins.

He was preceded in death by his parents; his wife; and a son, Cary Kieler ; a nephew; two brothers, Harold "Hank" and Dale; a sister, Nila Ann Furlong; a brother in-law, Frank Furlong; and sister in-law, Pauline Kieler .

Child of Oliver Kieler Jr. and Donna Haberkorn

Donald Sylvester Kurt

M, b. 9 October 1914, d. 23 April 1980
Life EventDateDescription
Birth9 October 1914Donald Sylvester Kurt was born on 9 October 1914 at Monticello, Delaware, Iowa.
Marriage19 July 1938He married Annabelle Catherine Kieler, daughter of William George Kieler and Emma Bell, on 19 July 1938 at Davenport, Iowa.
Death23 April 1980Donald Sylvester Kurt died on 23 April 1980 at age 65.
Census DateLocationDescription
1940DeKalb, DeKalb, IllinoisDonald Sylvester Kurt was listed as the head of a family on the 1940 Census at DeKalb, DeKalb, Illinois.1

Child of Donald Sylvester Kurt and Annabelle Catherine Kieler

Citations

  1. [S373] U.S. Federal Census 1940 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1940; Census Place: DeKalb, DeKalb, Illinois; Roll: m-t0627-00793; Page: 61A; Enumeration District: 19-18A.

Herbert Kiefer

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Minnie Viola Nimmo

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Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationMinnie Viola Nimmo was also known as Clute.
Married Name8 October 1930As of 8 October 1930,her married name was Richard.
Life EventDateDescription
Marriage8 October 1930Minnie Viola Nimmo married Rudolph Wilbert Richard, son of John A. Richard and Dorothy Jansen, on 8 October 1930 at Earlville Minnie Viola Nimmo and Rudolph Richard marriage announcement.
Dubuque Telegraph Herald And Times Journal October 9, 1930 - Minnie Viola Nimmo and Rudolph Richard marriage announcement

Emil A. Melssen

M, b. 1915, d. September 1972
Father*Leo Melssen b. 13 Nov 1888, d. Sep 1956
Mother*Barbara Riemenapp
Life EventDateDescription
Birth1915Emil A. Melssen was born in 1915.
He was the son of Leo Melssen and Barbara Riemenapp.
MarriageJune 1938Emil A. Melssen married Margaret Kieler, daughter of Charles Henry Kieler and Josephine Ann Kunkel, in June 1938 Margaret Kieler and Emil Melssen wedding announcement.
Dubuque Telegraph Herald June 26, 1938 - Margaret Kieler and Emil Melssen wedding announcement
DeathSeptember 1972Emil A. Melssen died in September 1972 DICKEYVILLE, Wis. - Emil A. Melssen, 56, of Dickeyville died at 8:15 a.m. Tuesday at his home...
Dubuque Telegraph Herald September 21, 1972 - Emil A Melssen obituary