Germaine Wiederholt

F, b. 29 September 1916, d. 24 September 2004
Father*Peter J. Wiederholt b. 31 Aug 1889, d. 26 Aug 1948
Mother*Ann Wiegman b. 6 Sep 1881, d. 15 Apr 1958
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name1 June 1937As of 1 June 1937,her married name was Loeffelholz.
  • Germaine Wiederholt was born on 29 September 1916.
  • She was the daughter of Peter J. Wiederholt and Ann Wiegman.
  • Germaine Wiederholt married Raymond John Loeffelholz, son of Michael Loeffelholz and Theresia Dietzel, on 1 June 1937 at Kieler, Grant, Wisconsin, Raymond Loeffelholz and Germaine Wiederholt marriage announcement.
    Dubuque Telegraph Herald June 3, 1937 - Raymond Loeffelholz and Germaine Wiederholt marriage announcement
  • Germaine Wiederholt died on 24 September 2004 at age 87.

Rosalia Wiederholt

F, b. 22 October 1913, d. 17 February 2009
Father*Peter J. Wiederholt b. 31 Aug 1889, d. 26 Aug 1948
Mother*Ann Wiegman b. 6 Sep 1881, d. 15 Apr 1958
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationRosalia Wiederholt was also known as Rosie.
Name VariationRosalia Wiederholt was also known as Rosella.
Married Name23 February 1949As of 23 February 1949,her married name was Menne.
  • Rosalia Wiederholt was born on 22 October 1913 at Jamestown, Grant, Wisconsin.
  • She was the daughter of Peter J. Wiederholt and Ann Wiegman.
  • Rosalia Wiederholt was the maid of honor at the wedding of Raymond John Loeffelholz and Germaine Wiederholt on 1 June 1937 at Kieler, Grant, Wisconsin; Raymond Loeffelholz and Germaine Wiederholt marriage announcement.
  • Rosalia Wiederholt married Leo Menne on 23 February 1949 at Kieler, Grant, Wisconsin, Rosalia Wiederholt and Leo Menne marriage announcement.
    Dubuque Telegraph Herald February 23, 1949 - Rosalia Wiederholt and Leo Menne marriage announcement
  • Rosalia Wiederholt died on 17 February 2009 at age 95 Rosalia Rosie T. Menne, age 95, formerly of Potosi, died Tuesday, February 17, 2009 at Orchard Manor in rural Lancaster. She was born on October 22, 1913 in Jamestown Township, WI the daughter of Peter and Anna (Wiegman) Wiederholt. Rosalia married Leo Menne on February 23, 1949 at Immaculate Conception Catholic Church in Kieler. He preceded her in death on March 16, 1976. Together they farmed for many years near Potosi. Rosalia was a member of St. Andrew Thomas Catholic Church and was a member of the Altar Society. She also volunteered in many of the church activities. Rosalia was also was a member of the Happy Quilters Club in Potosi and enjoyed gardening.

    Rosalia is survived by her daughter, Rita (John) Simonsen, Pardeeville; one sister, Sister Leota Wiederholt, Milwaukee; one brother, Leonard Wiederholt, Dubuque; many nieces and nephews.

    She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Leo; a son and daughter in infancy; two brothers, Hilary and Cletus Wiederholt and two sisters, Sister Ann Petrine and Germaine Loeffelholz.

    Funeral services were held at 11:00 a.m. on Saturday, February 21, 2009 at St. Andrew Catholic Church in Tennyson with Father Richard Leffler officiating. Burial was held in St. Andrew Cemetery, Tennyson. Family and friends were welcome from 4:00 until 8:00 p.m. on Friday, February 20, 2009 at Martin Funeral Home in Potosi and from10:00 a.m. until time of services Saturday at the funeral home.
     In February 1974 25th wedding anniversary of Leo and Rosalia (Wiederholt) Menne.
Dubuque Telegraph Herald February 17, 1974 - 25th wedding anniversary of Leo and Rosalia (Wiederholt) Menne

Henry Adam Lange

M, b. 23 May 1878, d. 5 January 1964

Walter Joseph Thor

M, b. 25 January 1914, d. 21 January 2001
Father*August Thor b. 1884, d. 25 Aug 1972
Mother*Mary Droessler b. Sep 1893, d. 1919
  • Walter Joseph Thor was born on 25 January 1914 at Grant, Wisconsin.
  • He was the son of August Thor and Mary Droessler.
  • Walter Joseph Thor died on 21 January 2001 at age 86.

Ivyl Annette Thor

F, b. 11 August 1918, d. 28 August 2010
Father*August Thor b. 1884, d. 25 Aug 1972
Mother*Mary Droessler b. Sep 1893, d. 1919
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name3 May 1938As of 3 May 1938,her married name was Brand.

Andrew Valentine Brand

M, b. 2 December 1912, d. 18 October 1991
  • Andrew Valentine Brand was born on 2 December 1912 at Texas.
  • He married Ivyl Annette Thor, daughter of August Thor and Mary Droessler, on 3 May 1938.
  • Andrew Valentine Brand died on 18 October 1991 at Iowa at age 78.
  • He was buried after 18 October 1991 at Immaculate Conception Church Cemetery, Kieler, Grant, Wisconsin.

(?) Droessler

F, d. after 1939
Father*Joseph Droessler b. 11 Apr 1852, d. 5 Mar 1919
Mother*Caroline Wiederholt b. 13 Nov 1855, d. 1 Dec 1896
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was (?) Bode.

Joseph Bode

M, d. after 1939

Raymond Peter Klaas

M, b. 22 November 1898, d. 2 April 1979
  • Raymond Peter Klaas was born on 22 November 1898.
  • He married Loretta Anna Kuhle on 10 September 1918.
  • Raymond Peter Klaas married Genevieve M. Oyen on 6 May 1952 at Kieler, Grant, Wisconsin.
  • Raymond Peter Klaas died on 2 April 1979 at age 80.
  • He was buried after 2 April 1979 at Immaculate Conception Church Cemetery, Kieler, Grant, Wisconsin.

Children of Raymond Peter Klaas and Loretta Anna Kuhle

Loretta Anna Kuhle

F, b. 10 February 1900, d. 5 February 1943
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name10 September 1918As of 10 September 1918,her married name was Klaas.
  • Loretta Anna Kuhle was born on 10 February 1900 at Jamestown, Grant, Wisconsin.
  • She married Raymond Peter Klaas on 10 September 1918.
  • Loretta Anna Kuhle died on 5 February 1943 at Grant, Wisconsin, at age 42 Loretta (Kuhle) Klaas obituary.
    Dubuque Telegraph Herald February 5, 1943 - Loretta (Kuhle) Klaas obituary
  • She was buried after 5 February 1943 at Immaculate Conception Church Cemetery, Kieler, Grant, Wisconsin.

Children of Loretta Anna Kuhle and Raymond Peter Klaas

Urban F. Klaas

M, b. 1919, d. 1968
Father*Raymond Peter Klaas b. 22 Nov 1898, d. 2 Apr 1979
Mother*Loretta Anna Kuhle b. 10 Feb 1900, d. 5 Feb 1943
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationUrban F. Klaas was also known as Edwin.

Eileen M. Klaas

F, b. 6 October 1920, d. 15 October 2017
Father*Raymond Peter Klaas b. 22 Nov 1898, d. 2 Apr 1979
Mother*Loretta Anna Kuhle b. 10 Feb 1900, d. 5 Feb 1943
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name26 June 1940As of 26 June 1940,her married name was Schaefer.
  • Eileen M. Klaas was born on 6 October 1920.
  • She was the daughter of Raymond Peter Klaas and Loretta Anna Kuhle.
  • Eileen M. Klaas married Joseph John Schaefer on 26 June 1940.
  • Eileen M. Klaas died on 15 October 2017 at age 97 Eileen M. “Dot” Schaefer, age 97, of Potosi, passed away on Sunday, October 15, 2017, at Manor Care in Platteville. She was born on October 6, 1920 in Louisburg, WI, the daughter of Raymond and Loretta (Kuhle) Klaas. On June 26, 1940, she was married to Joseph J. Schaefer and their union was blessed with 8 children and many grandchildren. In addition to her strong faith, Dot’s life centered around her children and she spent many hours praying for them and their families. She loved family Christmas parties, baking cookies, and was known as “Grandma Shakes” later in life.
    Surviving are 7 children: Joseph R. Schaefer, Atkinson, NH; Bill (Ina) Schaefer, Potosi; Mary (David) Timmerman, Platteville; Connie (Tim) Walsh, Dubuque, IA; Jerry (Deb) Schaefer, North Liberty, IA; Ruth (Sam Brinkman) Schaefer, Sun Prairie; and Denis (Sara) Schaefer, Grimes, IA; 18 grandchildren; 33 great-grandchildren; 3 sisters: Loretta “Sis” Duggan, Platteville; Jane (Jim) Flogel, Dubuque, IA; Diane (Mike) Pitzen, Dickeyville; sister-in-laws, Jeanette Klaas and Judy Klaas; and many nieces and nephews.
    In addition to her husband, Dot was preceded in death by her parents; a son, Gene; step-mother, Gen Klaas; 7 brothers: Urban, Merle, Robert, Herb, Kenny, John, and Msgr. Raymond E. Klaas; and a sister, Marie Muller.
    Funeral services will be held 11:00 a.m. on Friday, October 20, 2017 at St. Andrew Catholic Church in Tennyson with Father Richard Leffler officiating. Burial will be in St. Andrew Catholic Cemetery, Tennyson. Family and friends may call on Friday, October 20, 2017 from 9:30 a.m. until the time of service at the church. In lieu of plants and flowers, a Eileen M. “Dot” Schaefer Memorial Fund has been established with proceeds going to the St. Andrew / Thomas Parish. Martin Schwartz Funeral Home & Crematory in Potosi is serving the family.

Mary E. Klaas

F, b. 1924, d. 1992
Father*Raymond Peter Klaas b. 22 Nov 1898, d. 2 Apr 1979
Mother*Loretta Anna Kuhle b. 10 Feb 1900, d. 5 Feb 1943
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationMary E. Klaas was also known as Marie.
Married NameHer married name was Muller.

Reverand Monsignor Raymond Edward Klaas

M, b. 16 August 1926, d. 15 October 2008
Reverand Monsignor Raymond Edward Klaas 2008
Father*Raymond Peter Klaas b. 22 Nov 1898, d. 2 Apr 1979
Mother*Loretta Anna Kuhle b. 10 Feb 1900, d. 5 Feb 1943
  • Reverand Monsignor Raymond Edward Klaas was born on 16 August 1926.
  • He was the son of Raymond Peter Klaas and Loretta Anna Kuhle.
  • Reverand Monsignor Raymond Edward Klaas died on 15 October 2008 at age 82 Reverand Monsignor Raymond Edward Klaas obituary.
    Madison Wisconsin State Journal October 17, 2008 - Monsignor Raymond Edward Klaas obituary
  • He was buried after 15 October 2008 at Immaculate Conception Church Cemetery, Kieler, Grant, Wisconsin.

Herbert J. Klaas

M, b. 2 June 1930, d. 14 January 1936
Father*Raymond Peter Klaas b. 22 Nov 1898, d. 2 Apr 1979
Mother*Loretta Anna Kuhle b. 10 Feb 1900, d. 5 Feb 1943
  • Herbert J. Klaas was born on 2 June 1930.
  • He was the son of Raymond Peter Klaas and Loretta Anna Kuhle.
  • Herbert J. Klaas died on 14 January 1936 at age 5 Herbert Klaas killed on sled, hit by car driven by George Dalsing.
    Dubuque Telegraph Herald January 14, 1936 - Herbert Klaas killed on sled
  • He was buried after 14 January 1936 at Immaculate Conception Church Cemetery, Kieler, Grant, Wisconsin.

Kenneth Louis Klaas

M, b. 1932, d. 2008
Father*Raymond Peter Klaas b. 22 Nov 1898, d. 2 Apr 1979
Mother*Loretta Anna Kuhle b. 10 Feb 1900, d. 5 Feb 1943

John M. Klaas

M, b. 25 March 1936, d. 11 October 1995
Father*Raymond Peter Klaas b. 22 Nov 1898, d. 2 Apr 1979
Mother*Loretta Anna Kuhle b. 10 Feb 1900, d. 5 Feb 1943

Joseph John Schaefer

M, b. 10 February 1919, d. 7 July 2000

Norbert J. Muller

M, b. 30 May 1922, d. 1 November 1983

Loretta Klaas

F, b. before 1936
Father*Raymond Peter Klaas b. 22 Nov 1898, d. 2 Apr 1979
Mother*Loretta Anna Kuhle b. 10 Feb 1900, d. 5 Feb 1943
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Duggan.

Margaret Brandt

F, b. before 1860, d. 1886
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name1877As of 1877,her married name was Eckstein.
  • Margaret Brandt was born before 1860.
  • She married Frank Eckstein in 1877.
  • Margaret Brandt died in 1886.

(?) Ginter

F, d. before 1930
Father*August Ginter b. 11 Feb 1854, d. 7 Oct 1930
Mother*Victoria Brandt b. 13 Feb 1856, d. 14 Jul 1927
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was (?) Hall.

George Hall

F

Veronica Ginter

F, d. after 1930
Father*August Ginter b. 11 Feb 1854, d. 7 Oct 1930
Mother*Victoria Brandt b. 13 Feb 1856, d. 14 Jul 1927

Leo Ginter

M, d. after 1930
Father*August Ginter b. 11 Feb 1854, d. 7 Oct 1930
Mother*Victoria Brandt b. 13 Feb 1856, d. 14 Jul 1927

Henry Ginter

M, d. after 1930
Father*August Ginter b. 11 Feb 1854, d. 7 Oct 1930
Mother*Victoria Brandt b. 13 Feb 1856, d. 14 Jul 1927

Edward Ginter

M, d. after 1930
Father*August Ginter b. 11 Feb 1854, d. 7 Oct 1930
Mother*Victoria Brandt b. 13 Feb 1856, d. 14 Jul 1927

Louis Ginter

M, d. after 1930
Father*August Ginter b. 11 Feb 1854, d. 7 Oct 1930
Mother*Victoria Brandt b. 13 Feb 1856, d. 14 Jul 1927

Philip Ginter

M, d. after 1930
Father*August Ginter b. 11 Feb 1854, d. 7 Oct 1930
Mother*Victoria Brandt b. 13 Feb 1856, d. 14 Jul 1927

Alphonse Ginter

M, d. after 1930
Father*August Ginter b. 11 Feb 1854, d. 7 Oct 1930
Mother*Victoria Brandt b. 13 Feb 1856, d. 14 Jul 1927