Frank C. Peters

M, b. July 1821, d. after 1900
  • Frank C. Peters was born in July 1821 at Germany.
  • He married Sophia (?) circa 1855.
  • Frank C. Peters died after 1900.
Census DateLocation
18 June 1870Albion, Edwards, IllinoisFrank C. Peters was listed as the head of a family on the 1870 Census at Albion, Edwards, Illinois.1
7 June 1900Browns, Edwards, IllinoisHe was listed as the head of a family on the 1900 Census at Browns, Edwards, Illinois.2
     Frank Peters (Edwards county, IL) is different than Conrad Frank Peters (Bond and Effingham county, IL).

Children of Frank C. Peters and Sophia (?)

Citations

  1. [S247] U.S. Federal Census 1870 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1870; Census Place: Albion, Edwards, Illinois; Roll: M593_219; Page: 295A; Image: 259988; Family History Library Film: 545718.
  2. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1900; Census Place: Browns, Edwards, Illinois; Roll: 299; Page: 7A; Enumeration District: 0017; FHL microfilm: 1240299.

Charles Peters

M, b. circa 1871
Father*Conrad Frank Peters b. c 1816, d. a 1880
Mother*Sophia Emeline Rusbuld b. Apr 1835
Census DateLocation
June 1880Bishop, Effingham, IllinoisCharles Peters was listed as a son in Conrad Frank Peters's household on the 1880 Census at Bishop, Effingham, Illinois.1
     Charles J. Peters (Edwards and Saline county, IL) is different than Charles Peters (Effingham county, IL).

Citations

  1. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1880; Census Place: Bishop, Effingham, Illinois; Roll: 205; Family History Film: 1254205; Page: 423C; Enumeration District: 139; Image: 0607.

Nick Wiedenfeld

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Thomas Elder

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James Hill

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James Franklin Habel

M, b. 5 October 1939, d. 14 January 2017
James Franklin Habel
Father*Lester Clarence Habel b. c 1901
Mother*Belva Hamilton b. 23 Jun 1906, d. 23 Feb 1978
  • James Franklin Habel was born on 5 October 1939.
  • He was the son of Lester Clarence Habel and Belva Hamilton.
  • James Franklin Habel died on 14 January 2017 at age 77 James Franklin Habel, passed away at Gunderson Health Systems in La Crosse, Wisconsin on Jan. 14, 2017. A memorial service will be held 2:00 p.m. on Saturday Jan 21, 2017 at the Southside Neighborhood Center, 1300 S. 6th St., La Crosse. A graveside service will be held 1:00 p.m. on Sunday, January 22, 2017 at Greenwood Cemetery, Platteville. The family suggests memorials for Couleecap of La Crosse. The Melby Funeral Home & Crematory, Platteville, is assisting with local arrangements. Online condolences may be made at www.melbyfh.com.

    James was born October 5, 1939 in Platteville, Wisconsin to Lester and Belva Habel. In his youth, Jim attended the training school at UW Platteville. He rode in the AMPI milk truck for 22 years and accompanied his brother, Lyle, selling and delivering for Southwest Supply.

    He relocated to Delavan, Wisconsin to live with his sister, Barb Hessenthaler and her family, where he worked at Fagan Ford, McCullough's drug store, and VIP workshop.

    In 1991 Jim moved to Waumandee, WI to live with his niece, LeeAnne Bulman, and her family. The last 13 years he resided with Anna Lawyer in La Crosse while working jobs at Riverfront, Hilltoppers, ORC, and most recently VARC in Viroqua. He attended Merit Center North. Jim spent alternate weekends with Dorothy Clark.

    Jim loved to travel. His favorite places were Disney World, Disney Land, Dollywood, and visits to family. His other free time was spent walking, bike riding, teasing, dressing up for Halloween, and singing.

    Jim is survived by his caretakers, Anna Lawyer, Adrian Gotts and daughter Aaron, Dorothy Clark and son Damien; his brother and sisters, Ron Habel, Vista, CA, Shirley Anderson, Onalaska, Carol Funk, Columbia, SC, Mary (Dan) Schiefert, Rochester, MN, Barb (Darrell) Hessenthaler, Delavan, WI; his sister-in-law, Karen Habel, Platteville; and thirteen nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents; sisters, Doris Habel and Lois Burlo; brother, Lyle; brothers-in-law, Eddie Burlo and Chuck Anderson; sister-in-law, Cathy Habel; and three nieces.

Eddie Burlo

M, d. before 2017

Doris Habel

F, d. before 2017
Father*Lester Clarence Habel b. c 1901
Mother*Belva Hamilton b. 23 Jun 1906, d. 23 Feb 1978

Lyle L. Habel

M, b. 15 June 1931, d. 17 October 2015
Lyle L Habel
Father*Lester Clarence Habel b. c 1901
Mother*Belva Hamilton b. 23 Jun 1906, d. 23 Feb 1978
  • Lyle L. Habel was born on 15 June 1931.
  • He was the son of Lester Clarence Habel and Belva Hamilton.
  • Lyle L. Habel died on 17 October 2015 at age 84 Lyle L. Habel, 84, of Platteville, WI passed away Saturday, October 17, 2015 at Southwest Health Center Hospital, Platteville. VFW Memorial Services will be at 12:00 P.M. (Noon) Wednesday, October 21, 2015 at the Melby Funeral Home & Crematory, Platteville. In following with Lyle’s wishes he will be buried at sea. Chapel military rites will be accorded by American Legion Post 42 and VFW Post 5274, Platteville along with American Legion Post 453, Belmont. Friends may call from 10:00 a.m. until the time of the service on Wednesday at the funeral home. In lieu of flowers, a memorial fund has been established in Lyle’s name. The Melby Funeral Home & Crematory, Platteville is serving the family. Online condolences can be made at www.melbyfh.com.

    Lyle was born on June 15, 1931 in Potosi, Wisconsin, son of Lester C. and Belva (Hamilton) Habel. He attended grade school at UW-Platteville State Training Center and graduated from Platteville High School in 1950. From 1949 – 1951 Lyle served in the 32nd Division COM National Guards Red Arrow, Platteville. On February 1, 1952 he joined the U.S. Navy and served from 1952 – 1955 overseas in Korea and Japan. After the service, he attended Madison Vo-Tech College for automotive training. On June 27, 1964 he was joined in marriage to Karen J. Ludwig in Platteville. His working career continued as a parts-manager in Chevrolet garages in Darlington and Platteville, sales for Southwest Supply and ended with sixteen years working for the Platteville School District, retiring at age 70, as head custodian at O.E. Gray Elementary.
    He was a life member of VFW Post 5274, Platteville, WI; American Legion Post 453 Belmont, WI; Military Order of the Cooties Red Arrow Pup Tent 32 of Monroe; and the Disabled American Veterans. He is a Past Commander of VFW Post 5274 serving for four terms and Past Commander of VFW 3rd District, 1977-1978. He was VFW State Chief-of-Staff-Dept. of WI 1982-1983. From 1971-present he held offices at the local and district level. He received many national and state honors for membership and made it a passion to help veterans and their families. On May 20, 2014 he was thrilled to participate in the Honor Flight of Greater Dubuque, IA. Lyle was an honorary member of the Platteville FFA and has sponsored the Greenhand award from 1983-present.
    His life’s enjoyments were work, family, and serving his country. He loved woodworking, time with family, working with young people, and the friendships he made with the Mennonite and Amish communities. He was a proud and loving father and grandfather.
    He is survived by his wife, Karen; son Rodney (Lois) Habel, Downers Grove, IL; daughter Gretchen (Daniel) Butts, Spring Green, WI; four grandchildren, Lainie (Henry) Grabowski, Karissa Habel, Dakota Butts, and McKenna Butts; sisters Shirley Anderson, Onalaska, WI; Carol Funk, Columbia, SC; Mary Jo (Daniel) Schiefert, Rochester, MN; Barbara (Darrell) Hessenthaler, Delevan, WI; brothers Ronald Habel, Vista, CA; James Habel, LaCrosse, WI; sister-in-law Edna Ludwig, Platteville and many nieces and nephews.
    He is preceded in death by his parents, father and mother-in-law, Richard and Marie Ludwig; sister Lois Burlo; two sisters-in-law and two brothers-in-law.

Francis Schaaf

M, d. before September 2016

Joe Pawlak

M, d. before September 2016

Donald K. VanNatta

M, b. 2 April 1929, d. 1 June 2015
Father*Harold John VanNatta b. 1 Apr 1904, d. 16 Jul 1964
Mother*Lillian B. Schindler b. 19 Jun 1900, d. 11 May 1969
  • Donald K. VanNatta was born on 2 April 1929.
  • He was the son of Harold John VanNatta and Lillian B. Schindler.
  • Donald K. VanNatta died on 1 June 2015 at age 86 Donald “Don” K. Van Natta, of Platteville, WI passed away peacefully and with dignity at Agrace Hospice Care Fitchburg, WI, with his loving wife by his side, on Monday June 1st 2015, at the age of 86.
    Don will be lovingly missed by his wife of 64 years, Myrtle. Funeral services will be at 11:00 a.m. Monday, June 8, 2015 at the United Methodist Church, Platteville, WI. Rev. Brenda Whitford will officiate. Burial will be at Greenwood Cemetery, Platteville, where military rites will be accorded by American Legion Post #42 and VFW Post #5274. Friends may call from 3:00 – 6:00 p.m. Sunday June 7, 2015 at the Melby Funeral Home & Crematory, Platteville. In addition, friends may call from 10:00 a.m. until the time of the service on Monday, at the church. Memorials may be made to the Donald K. Van Natta Memorial Fund. Online condolences can be made at www.melbyfh.com.

    Don was born April 2, 1929 in Waukesha, WI, the son of Harold J. and Lillian B. (Schindler)
    Van Natta. He was united in marriage to Myrtle M. Moody on June 5, 1951 at the Methodist Church, Belmont, WI. He graduated from Platteville High School in 1948 where he participated in track. While growing up he was an active 4-H member. He was a life time member of the Platteville Methodist Church. He served in the 32nd Division of the Wisconsin National Guard. Don was 1st Sergeant of Combat Support Co. and served in Ft. Lewis, WA, 1961-1962.

    He worked at the Dubuque Packing Co. (hog cut dept.) for 33 years, retiring in 1981. After retirement he enjoyed working at Doctor’s Park Physicians and the Platteville Oral Surgeons maintaining the building and grounds. He was a courier for Doctor’s Park Clinic and greeter for Southwest Health Center. He really enjoyed being outdoors and cutting grass on his Cub Cadet riding lawn mower.

    Don was Scoutmaster of Troop 82, Platteville, for 30 years. During this time he was very proud to help 45 boy scouts attain the rank of Eagle Scout under his leadership. As scoutmaster, he enjoyed twelve treks to the Philmont Scout Ranch in Cimarron, New Mexico, where he was accompanied by a son, grandson, and son-in-law. He received Scouting leadership awards of: Scouter of the year 1972, Outstanding Scoutmaster 1973, National Presidents Leader of Distinction, Silver Beaver Award in 1976, The Bridge Builder in 1978 and Order of the Arrow (Vigil). He was also presented the Above and Beyond the Call of Duty Award (ABCD). Don was a member of American Legion Post #42, Platteville, WI, where he was secretary and served on the firing squad.

    Don was a very kind, proud, and giving father and grandfather. He enjoyed spending time and keeping “tabs” on his family and grandchildren. Donating and volunteering freely of his time, helping coach his children's many youth sports team in Platteville, WI.

    Don thoroughly enjoyed watching sports. He loved to follow all the local high school sports teams. He was fond of the Hillmen, Pioneers, Wisconsin Badgers, Green Bay Packers and Milwaukee Brewers, as well as the Pearl City Wolves. He always enjoyed being Santa’s Helper during the holiday season. Also, traveling on WARCO bus trips to Branson, MO where he enjoyed the music and shows. He enjoyed dancing, playing euchre, going to movies, auctions and telling jokes. This included opening for comedians at the Arthur House comedy shows.

    Don is survived by his wife, Myrtle; four children, Marsha (Jay) Butson, Dennis Van Natta, Larry (Lisa) Van Natta, Mary Jo Van Natta (Mike Esmond); four grandchildren, Jayson Van Natta, Kelsey (Steve) Butson-Sraga, Denyse Van Natta, Katie Butson; brothers-in-law, Ron Moody, of California; Robert Gill; sister-in-law, Mary Moody; and many nephews and nieces. He was preceded in death by his parents, father and mother-in-law, Orville and Alta Moody; sister-in-law, Marge Gill; and brother-in-law, Orville Moody Jr.

Marion Linden

F, d. 11 July 2009
Father*John P. Linden b. c 1903, d. Aug 1971
Mother*Lelia Corlett d. a 1971
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name22 June 1950As of 22 June 1950,her married name was VanNatta.

Child of Marion Linden and Clifford George VanNatta

David VanNatta

M, d. 11 December 2011
Father*Clifford George VanNatta b. 2 May 1928, d. 21 Mar 2017
Mother*Marion Linden d. 11 Jul 2009

Mary K. Dederich

F, b. 21 March 1938, d. 27 March 2017
Father*Peter A. Dederich b. 4 Nov 1901, d. 9 Nov 1977
Mother*Alice Ann McCluskey b. 19 Aug 1905, d. 28 Nov 1971
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name27 April 1957As of 27 April 1957,her married name was Broadbent.
  • Mary K. Dederich was born on 21 March 1938 at Orion, Richland, Wisconsin.
  • She was the daughter of Peter A. Dederich and Alice Ann McCluskey.
  • Mary K. Dederich married Leslie E. Broadbent on 27 April 1957.
  • Mary K. Dederich died on 27 March 2017 at age 79 Mary K. Broadbent (Dederich) age 79 Entered Heavens gates on March 27th, 2017. Mary was born on March 21, 1938 in Richland County, Orion Township to Peter and Alice (McCluskey) Dederich. She was raised on the family farm in Richland County. Mary united in marriage with Leslie E. Broadbent on April 27, 1957. Together they were lifelong residents of Muscoda, WI where she was a devoted wife and mother to their 6 children. They were also a local farm, and business owner. Mary served on the Village of Muscoda board for many years. She was active with her husband in the local Lions club. In her youthful years, she was a league bowler for Vern’s signs. Mary enjoyed cooking for her large family and was well known for her pies having the best crust. Mary loved to socialize and could occasionally be found at the tavern enjoying a Packer or Badger game along with friends or family. Mary is survived by her 6 children, all of Muscoda. Shawn M. (Richard) Stevens, Andrew P. Broadbent, Anthony L. (Catherine) Broadbent, Scott T. (Mary) Broadbent, Phillip J. Broadbent, Jody E. Broadbent, 8 grandchildren, Jaime (Kelly) Studnicka, Christa (Charles) Hadayia, Ryan Gaudreau(Rachel), Rebecca (Timothy) Anderson, Stacy Broadbent (Adam), Daniel (Casey) Broadbent, Peter (Lauren) Broadbent, Elizabeth Broadbent (Nikolas). 9 great grandchildren, her sister Margaret (Jerry) Brown of Dodgeville, many nieces, nephews and friends.She was preceded in death by her parents Peter and Alice Dederich, her husband of 37 years Leslie E Broadbent, an infant son, grandson Steven Broadbent, and her brother John Dederich. A Mass in memory of Mary will be held on Saturday, April 1, 2017 at 11:00 A.M. at St. John the Baptist Catholic Church in Muscoda. Fr. Garrett Kau will officiate with burial at a later date. In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to a charity of choice. The Stafford Funeral Home is assisting the family with the arrangements.

Leslie E. Broadbent

M, d. before 2017

John A. Dederich

M, b. 23 April 1937, d. 28 November 2016
Father*Peter A. Dederich b. 4 Nov 1901, d. 9 Nov 1977
Mother*Alice Ann McCluskey b. 19 Aug 1905, d. 28 Nov 1971
  • John A. Dederich was born on 23 April 1937.
  • He was the son of Peter A. Dederich and Alice Ann McCluskey.
  • John A. Dederich died on 28 November 2016 at age 79 John A. Dederich age 79 of Richland Center passed away on Monday, November 28, 2016 at the Golden Living Center in Wisconsin Dells. He was born on April 23, 1937 in Richland County the son of Peter and Alice (McCluskey) Dederich. John served in the United States Army from 1959 to 1962 and was a beef farmer most of his life. John was kind hearted and had a great love for animals. Survivors include, 2 sisters, Mary Broadbent of Muscoda, Margaret (Jerry) Brown of Dodgeville, 9 nieces and nephews, other relatives and friends. He was preceded in death by his parents and a brother-in-law, Leslie Broadbent. A Mass in memory of John will be held on Friday, December 2, 2016 at 11:00 A.M. at St. Patrick’s Catholic Church in Loreto Ridge. Fr. Scott Emerson will officiate with burial in the church cemetery where military graveside rites will be conducted by the Plain American Legion Post #398. Visitation will be held on Friday at the church from 10:00 A.M. until the time of Mass. The Richardson-Stafford Funeral Home is assisting the family with the arrangements.

William Joseph Schoenmann

M, b. 29 October 1921, d. 21 March 2017
Father*Herbert John Schoenmann b. 30 Sep 1879, d. 28 Jan 1963
Mother*Lucy Ann Hutter b. 3 Sep 1884, d. 12 Dec 1977
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationWilliam Joseph Schoenmann was also known as Bill.
  • William Joseph Schoenmann was born on 29 October 1921 at Wisconsin.
  • He was the son of Herbert John Schoenmann and Lucy Ann Hutter.
  • William Joseph Schoenmann married Margaret Moore on 3 September 1949.
  • William Joseph Schoenmann died on 21 March 2017 at Michigan at age 95 William Joseph (Bill) Schoenmann, age 95 of Spring Green, died on March 21, 2017 in Michigan. He was born on October 29, 1921 to Herbert and Lucy (Hutter) Schoenmann, in Wyoming Valley, Wisconsin.

    He was united in marriage to Margaret (Marge) Moore on September 3, 1949. Bill graduated from Spring Green High School in 1939. He joined the U. S. Army in 1942 and was stationed in Germany, France and Luxembourg during World War II, as a MP in the 9th Armoured Division (nicknamed Phantom Division). Bill guarded Brig General Hoge as he gave the orders to capture the Ludendorff Bridge at Remagen. His Division then joined General Patten’s Third Army at the Battle of the Bulge. He served until the war ended in 1945. The entire 9th Military Police Company was recognized with the Meritorious Unit Citation, the Belgian Fourragère, and the Presidential Unit Citation for its performance at the Ludendorff Bridge. He attended Platteville State Teachers College, graduating with a degree in Agriculture Science. Bill taught high school in Illinois and together with Marge managed a 24-hour restaurant (Round Barn), before purchasing his first feed mill truck in 1955 and starting Bill’s Feed Service in Spring Green. For over two decades he served farmers in Sauk and Iowa counties. After selling his feed business he worked for the USPS, as a rural mail carrier and was a sales rep for Central Petroleum Company (Cen-Pe-Co). Bill was a life-long member of St. John’s Catholic Church. He was also a member of the Catholic Order of Foresters, American Legion (Spring Green Post 253 and Grand Blanc MI Post 413), Knights of Columbus, Spring Green Lion’s Club and the Spring Green Men’s Golf League for over 50 years. He sponsored bowling teams and bowled at Palace Bar & Bowl in Plain and the Bowling Green of Spring Green. He enjoyed the golf outings to Osage Beach, attending state bowling tournaments and playing euchre and cribbage.

    He is survived by two children: daughter Connie (husband James) Millspaugh of Grand Blanc, MI and son David (wife Sherri) Schoenmann of Medford, OR. He is further survived by three grandchildren: Ryan (wife Courtney) Millspaugh, Brandon and Austin Schoenmann; two great-grandchildren: Abriel and Allisen Millspaugh.

    Other survivors include: sisters, Eleanor Rock, Cherie Buerosse; sister-in-laws, Madeline Tennant Zins, Jan Schoenmann, Linda Schoenmann; several nieces, nephews, great and great-great nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents, his wife Marge, brothers: Frederick (wife Eileen) Schoenmann, Robert Schoenmann; sisters: Viola (husband Chuck) Rengstorff, Aurelia (husband Rueben) Kritz, Evelyn (husband Frederick) Jones, Vera (husband Arthur) Larsen, Virginia (husband Edward) Mite; brother-in-laws, Eugene Rock, Al Buerosse, Ralph Tennant, Marvin Kerl and sister-in-law, Mary Kerl.

    A Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Saturday, April 1, 2017 at 12:00 Noon at St. John’s Catholic Church in Spring Green. Fr. Bill Nolan will officiate with burial in the church cemetery where graveside military rites will be conducted by the Spring Green American Legion Post #253. Visitation will be held on Saturday at the church from 10:30am until the time of Mass at 12:00 Noon. In lieu of flowers, per Bill’s wish, memorials can be made to the River Valley Athletic Booster Club. Mail To: The Peoples Community Bank %Bill Schoenmann, PO Box 369, Spring Green, WI 53588. The Richardson-Stafford Funeral Home is assisting the family with the arrangements.

Margaret Moore

F, d. before 2017
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationMargaret Moore was also known as Marge.
Married Name3 September 1949As of 3 September 1949,her married name was Schoenmann.

Frederick Schoenmann

M, d. before 2017
Father*Herbert John Schoenmann b. 30 Sep 1879, d. 28 Jan 1963
Mother*Lucy Ann Hutter b. 3 Sep 1884, d. 12 Dec 1977

Eileen (?)

F
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Schoenmann.

Robert Schoenmann

M, d. before 2017
Father*Herbert John Schoenmann b. 30 Sep 1879, d. 28 Jan 1963
Mother*Lucy Ann Hutter b. 3 Sep 1884, d. 12 Dec 1977

Viola Schoenmann

F, d. before 2017
Father*Herbert John Schoenmann b. 30 Sep 1879, d. 28 Jan 1963
Mother*Lucy Ann Hutter b. 3 Sep 1884, d. 12 Dec 1977
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Rengstorff.

Chuck Rengstorff

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Aurelia Schoenmann

F, d. before 2017
Father*Herbert John Schoenmann b. 30 Sep 1879, d. 28 Jan 1963
Mother*Lucy Ann Hutter b. 3 Sep 1884, d. 12 Dec 1977
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Kritz.

Rueben Kritz

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Evelyn Schoenmann

F, d. before 2017
Father*Herbert John Schoenmann b. 30 Sep 1879, d. 28 Jan 1963
Mother*Lucy Ann Hutter b. 3 Sep 1884, d. 12 Dec 1977
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Jones.

Frederick Jones

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Vera Schoenmann

F, d. before 2017
Father*Herbert John Schoenmann b. 30 Sep 1879, d. 28 Jan 1963
Mother*Lucy Ann Hutter b. 3 Sep 1884, d. 12 Dec 1977
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Larsen.

Arthur Larsen

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