Alfred French

M

Gereld Moore

M, d. September 1962

Child of Gereld Moore and Betty J. VanNatta

Lyle Schauff

M

Sally J. VanNatta

F, b. 12 February 1937, d. 9 June 2015
Father*Victor W. VanNatta b. c 1903
Mother*Anna M. Wilson b. c 1903
  • Sally J. VanNatta was born on 12 February 1937 at Grant, Wisconsin.
  • She was the daughter of Victor W. VanNatta and Anna M. Wilson.
  • Sally J. VanNatta died on 9 June 2015 at age 78 Sally J. VanNatta, age 78, passed away on Tuesday, June 9, 2015, at the UW Hospital in Madison. She was born on February 12, 1937, in Lancaster, the daughter of Victor and Anna (Wilson) VanNatta. Sally grew up on the family farm near Bloomington. She attended Milner School and graduated from Bloomington High School in 1955. She was a loyal follower of the Bloomington basketball team. Sally always enjoyed the outdoors going fishing and hunting and she loved to watch the birds that came to her feeders. She worked at different jobs throughout her life, including Hillcrest in Dubuque, IA, F&M Bank and Croft's Grocery Store in Lancaster, to name a few. Sally took over running the family farm after her father passed away and lived there until her death. She loved her Herford cattle always calling the calves her babies. Sally also enjoyed her phone conversations with her good friend Rosanne Horkheimer, which they did every night since high school. Sally had a very strong faith in God and is now at peace in Heaven with Him.

    Sally is survived by her nephews and nieces: James (Pam) Moore; Robert (Cindy) Moore; Nancy Moore; Vicki (Jim) Jensen; Joseph Murray and Janet (Darin) Paku.

    In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her sisters, Betty J. (Gereld Moore) Schauff, Arlene Murray, a nephew, Don Moore and two brothers-in-law, Tim Murray and Lyle Schauff.

    Funeral services were on Saturday, June 13, 2015, at 11:00 a.m. at Schwartz Funeral Home & Cremation Services in Lancaster with Pastor Mark Hoehne officiating. Burial was in Hillside Cemetery, Lancaster. Family and friends called on Saturday from 9:00 a.m. until time of services at the funeral home. In lieu of plants and flowers, a Sally J. VanNatta Memorial Fund has been established.

Arlene VanNatta

F
Father*Victor W. VanNatta b. c 1903
Mother*Anna M. Wilson b. c 1903
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Murray.

Tim Murray

M

(?) Cox

M

Floyd A. Roesch

M, d. 1982

Ralph Roesch

M, d. 21 September 1979

(?) Adickes

M

Linda L. VanNatta

F, b. 15 March 1950, d. 26 March 2008
Father*Frank Leo VanNatta b. 29 Sep 1910, d. 1 Dec 1952
Mother*Margaret Stark b. c 1919, d. a 2008
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name1 July 1967As of 1 July 1967,her married name was Gerber.
  • Linda L. VanNatta was born on 15 March 1950 at Hazel Green, Grant, Wisconsin.
  • She was the daughter of Frank Leo VanNatta and Margaret Stark.
  • Linda L. VanNatta married Gerald Gerber on 1 July 1967.
  • Linda L. VanNatta died on 26 March 2008 at age 58 Linda (Vannatta) Gerber obituary.
    Madison Wisconsin State Journal March 28, 2008 - Linda (Vannatta) Gerber obituary

Gerald Gerber

M

Connie VanNatta

F, d. 2003
Father*Frank Leo VanNatta b. 29 Sep 1910, d. 1 Dec 1952
Mother*Margaret Stark b. c 1919, d. a 2008
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Udelhofen.

(?) Udelhofen

M

Raymond Addy

M, b. 20 February 1895, d. 21 December 1971

(?) Young

M

Beulah Jane Pelton

F
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name4 May 1940As of 4 May 1940,her married name was Rupp.

Children of Beulah Jane Pelton and Joseph John Rupp

William Rupp

M, d. before 1954
Father*Joseph John Rupp b. 6 Mar 1915, d. 2 Jun 1954
Mother*Beulah Jane Pelton

Joseph Rupp

M
Father*Joseph John Rupp b. 6 Mar 1915, d. 2 Jun 1954
Mother*Beulah Jane Pelton

Rolland Rupp

M, d. before 1954
Father*Joseph John Rupp b. 6 Mar 1915, d. 2 Jun 1954
Mother*Beulah Jane Pelton

Gilman Fee

M

Robert Loucks

M

Frances Zimmer

F
Father*John E. Zimmer b. c 1860, d. a 1925
Mother*Mary Lawry b. c 1865
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Glassmaker.

William Glassmaker

M

Loretta Hauser

F, b. 16 February 1910, d. 26 July 1994
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name27 November 1932As of 27 November 1932,her married name was Soeldner.
  • Loretta Hauser was born on 16 February 1910.
  • She married Andrew Soeldner, son of Joseph Soeldner and Kathryn Roth, on 27 November 1932.
  • Loretta Hauser died on 26 July 1994 at age 84 Loretta (Hauser) Soeldner obituary.
    Madison Wisconsin State Journal July 28, 1994 - Loretta (Hauser) Soeldner obituary

Herbert E. Runde

M, b. 5 October 1930, d. 21 April 1995
Father*Arnold Henry Runde b. 12 Aug 1901, d. 18 Jul 1968
Mother*Eveline Theresa Wiegman b. 2 Mar 1902, d. 26 Feb 1971
  • Herbert E. Runde married Patricia Faherty.
  • Herbert E. Runde was born on 5 October 1930.
  • He was the son of Arnold Henry Runde and Eveline Theresa Wiegman.
  • Herbert E. Runde died on 21 April 1995 at age 64 Herbert E Runde obituary.
    Madison Wisconsin State Journal April 24, 1995 - Herbert E Runde obituary

Patricia Faherty

F

Margaret Runde

F
Father*Arnold Henry Runde b. 12 Aug 1901, d. 18 Jul 1968
Mother*Eveline Theresa Wiegman b. 2 Mar 1902, d. 26 Feb 1971
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Leibfried.

Lauren Helen White

F, b. 12 October 2007, d. 12 October 2007
  • Lauren Helen White died on 12 October 2007 Lauren Helen White obituary.
    Madison Wisconsin State Journal October 14, 2007 - Lauren Helen White obituary
  • She was born on 12 October 2007.

Gerald Charles Melssen

M, b. 26 June 1949, d. 6 February 2016
Gerald C Melssen
Father*Henry A. Melssen b. 4 Feb 1914, d. 24 Oct 2008
  • Gerald Charles Melssen was born on 26 June 1949 at Dickeyville, Grant, Wisconsin.
  • He was the son of Henry A. Melssen.
  • Gerald Charles Melssen died on 6 February 2016 at age 66 Gerald C. Melssen, 66, of Epworth, Iowa, passed away Saturday, February 6, 2015 at his home in Epworth, Iowa after a short but courageous battle with lung cancer.

    Friends and relatives of Gerald may call from 3 to 8 p.m., Tuesday, February 9, 2016 at the Reiff Funeral Home in Epworth, Iowa where a wake service at 4:00 p.m.

    Services for Gerald will be held at 10:30 a.m., Wednesday, February 10, 2016 at St. Patrick’s Catholic Church in Epworth, Iowa with Rev. Richard Kuhn presiding. Burial will be held in Highview Cemetery in Epworth, Iowa, with full military honors afforded by the Epworth John White American Legion Post #650.

    Gerald was born June 28, 1949 in Dickeyville, Wisconsin, son of Henry and Mary Ann (Kieler) Melssen. He graduated from Wahlert High School in 1967. On December 21, 1974 he was united in marriage to Sandra King at St. Patrick’s Catholic Church in Epworth, IA. He worked at John Deere Dubuque Works for 40 years until his retirement in May of 2012. Gerry was an avid hunter and fisherman. He enjoyed camping, woodworking and spending time with his grandchildren.

    He is a Veteran having served in the United States Air Force for four years, three of those years were served in Bitburg, Germany.
    Gerald was a member of the St. Patrick’s Parish in Epworth, IA and the Epworth John White American Legion Post #650.

    He is survived by his wife, Sandra Melssen of Epworth, IA; three children, Sara (Jay) Upmann of Stockton, IL, Dawn (Tyson) Yohe of Wilton, IA, and Eldon (Jodi) Melssen of Burlington, IA; the pride of his life was his five grandchildren, Cameron and Caeden Upmann, Maxwell and Madelyn Yohe and Carter Melssen; his mother, Mary Ann Melssen of Dickeyville, WI; seven siblings, Mary Jo (Ronald) Lau of Clarksville, TN, Doris (Harold) Kelly of Dubuque, Lee Ann Melssen and Linda Morshead both of Polk City, IA, Donald Melssen of Phoenix, AZ, Henry Melssen of Dickeyville, WI, and David (Rita) Melssen of Dickeyville, WI; one sister-in-law, Ellen LaPage of Dyersville, IA; one brother-in-law, Harvey (Beta) King of Epworth, IA.

    He is preceded in death by his father Henry A. Melssen; grandparents, Charles and Josephine Kieler and Leo and Barbara Melssen; one sister-in-law, Mary Lou King, and one brother-in-law, John LaPage.