Henry VanDeWiel

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Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationHenry VanDeWiel was also known as Van De Wiel.

Kate Brant

F, d. before 1963
Father*August Brant b. c 1849
Mother*Regina (?) b. c 1847
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Apel.

Nicholas Apel

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Merlin W. Kuhl

M, b. 21 September 1914, d. 8 January 2001
Father*Francis Bernard Kuhl b. 24 Jan 1883, d. 9 Oct 1979
Mother*Anna Maria Kieler b. 2 Apr 1889, d. 11 Nov 1985

Zora E. Slaght

F, b. 22 March 1916, d. 23 October 1993
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Kuhl.

Elmer Joseph Kuhl

M, b. 21 September 1918, d. 4 July 1980
Father*Francis Bernard Kuhl b. 24 Jan 1883, d. 9 Oct 1979
Mother*Anna Maria Kieler b. 2 Apr 1889, d. 11 Nov 1985
  • Elmer Joseph Kuhl was born on 21 September 1918 at Wisconsin.
  • He was the son of Francis Bernard Kuhl and Anna Maria Kieler.
  • Elmer Joseph Kuhl died on 4 July 1980 at Dubuque, Iowa, at age 61.

Adalbert E. Kuhl

M, b. 5 April 1923, d. 7 November 2014
Father*Francis Bernard Kuhl b. 24 Jan 1883, d. 9 Oct 1979
Mother*Anna Maria Kieler b. 2 Apr 1889, d. 11 Nov 1985
  • Adalbert E. Kuhl was born on 5 April 1923 at Grant, Wisconsin.
  • He was the son of Francis Bernard Kuhl and Anna Maria Kieler.
  • Adalbert E. Kuhl died on 7 November 2014 at San Diego, California, at age 91.

Alvin P. Haas

M, b. before 1935
  • Alvin P. Haas married Dorothy Larkin.
  • Alvin P. Haas was born before 1935.

Mark Bernard Kuhl

M, b. 9 April 1953, d. 14 December 1977
Father*Merlyn Bernard Kuhl b. 26 Jun 1926
Mother*Violet Rita Richard b. 23 Jan 1927, d. 20 Apr 2007
  • Mark Bernard Kuhl was born on 9 April 1953 at Clinton, Clinton, Iowa.
  • He was the son of Merlyn Bernard Kuhl and Violet Rita Richard.
  • Mark Bernard Kuhl died on 14 December 1977 at age 24 Mark Bernard Kuhl obituary.
    Dubuque Telegraph Herald December 15, 1977 - Mark Bernard Kuhl obituary

Gregory Paul Kuhl

M, b. 12 October 1968, d. 13 December 2001
Father*Merlyn Bernard Kuhl b. 26 Jun 1926
Mother*Violet Rita Richard b. 23 Jan 1927, d. 20 Apr 2007

O. B. Kuhl

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Children of O. B. Kuhl and unknown (?)

unknown (?)

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Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Kuhl.

Children of unknown (?) and O. B. Kuhl

Elaine Kuhl

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Father*O. B. Kuhl
Mother*unknown (?)

Mary Kuhl

F, b. 23 October 1931, d. 10 January 2013
Father*O. B. Kuhl
Mother*unknown (?)
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameDecember 1953As of December 1953,her married name was Baumhover.
  • Mary Kuhl was born on 23 October 1931.
  • She was the daughter of O. B. Kuhl and unknown (?).
  • Mary Kuhl was a bridesmaid at the wedding of Merlyn Bernard Kuhl and Violet Rita Richard on 9 September 1950 at Immaculate Conception Church, Kieler, Grant, Wisconsin; Violet Richard and Merlyn Kuhl marriage announcement.
  • Mary Kuhl married Ronald Baumhover in December 1953 Mary Kuhl and Ronald Baumhover marriage announcement.
    Dubuque Telegraph Herald December 27, 1953 - Mary Kuhl and Ronald Baumhover marriage announcement
  • Mary Kuhl died on 10 January 2013 at age 81 Mary K. (Kuhl) Baumhover, 81, of Sunset Park Place, formerly of 1660 Kane St., passed away at 2:30 a.m. Thursday, Jan. 10, 2013, at Sunset Park Place.

Ronald Baumhover

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  • Ronald Baumhover married Mary Kuhl, daughter of O. B. Kuhl and unknown (?), in December 1953 Mary Kuhl and Ronald Baumhover marriage announcement.
    Dubuque Telegraph Herald December 27, 1953 - Mary Kuhl and Ronald Baumhover marriage announcement

Dorothy Larkin

F, d. December 1975
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Haas.
  • Dorothy Larkin married Alvin P. Haas.
  • Dorothy Larkin died in December 1975.

(?) Duggan

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Jane A. Richard

F, b. 14 July 1961, d. 14 July 2003
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Swenson.
  • Jane A. Richard was born on 14 July 1961 at Dubuque, Iowa.
  • She died on 14 July 2003 at age 42 Jane (Richard) Swenson obituary.
    Madison Wisconsin State Journal July 16, 2003 - Jane (Richard) Swenson obituary

Coletta (?)

F, d. after 2003
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Hohnecker.

Clarence B. Seng

M, b. 10 February 1919, d. 26 March 2015
Father*Leopold Seng b. c 1876
Mother*Mary Scanlan b. c 1883
  • Clarence B. Seng was born on 10 February 1919 at Potosi, Grant, Wisconsin.
  • He was the son of Leopold Seng and Mary Scanlan.
  • Clarence B. Seng died on 26 March 2015 at age 96 Clarence B. Seng, age 96, of Potosi, passed away peacefully on Thursday, March 26, 2015, at Orchard Manor Nursing Home, Lancaster, surrounded by his loving family. He was born on February 10, 1919, the son of Leopold and Mary (Scanlan) Seng in Potosi. Clarence married Irene Abing on October 22, 1946, at St. Andrew Catholic Church in Tennyson. He was a humble man who took pride in his family and making an honest living farming. Clarence was a member of the Cassville School Board, the People's Oil Board, and St. Thomas Parish Council. He was a man of deep faith and enjoyed helping others in need. Clarence enjoyed fishing, bowling, playing cards and traveling. His greatest joy was his family.

    Clarence will be deeply missed by his loving wife of 68 years, Irene; four children: Brenda Brandt, Onalaska; Terry (Joyce) Seng, Platteville; Lisa (Gary) Meyer, Dubuque, IA; Neil Seng, Potosi; 12 grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren.

    In addition to his parents, Clarence was preceded in death by his brothers, Ambrose, Walter, Oswald, and Leonard Seng; sister, Alberta Patzner and son-in-law, Dennis Brandt.

    To honor his life, a Mass of Christian Burial was held on Monday, March 30, 2015, at 11:00 a.m. at St. Andrew Catholic Church in Tennyson with Father Richard Leffler officiating. Burial was in St. Thomas Cemetery, Potosi. Family and friends called on Sunday, March 29, 2015, from 4:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m. at St. Andrew Catholic Church, where a 3:45 p.m. parish rosary was held. Friends also called on Monday from 10:00 a.m. until time of services at the church. In lieu of plants and flowers, memorials will be given to various charitable organizations. Martin Funeral Home & Cremation Services in Potosi is assisting the family.
     On 26 February 1947 Charles E and Martha (Schmitz) Abing 23rd wedding anniversary celebration.

Genevieve M. Oyen

F, b. 26 October 1919, d. 3 March 2013
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationGenevieve M. Oyen was also known as Gen.
Married Name6 May 1952As of 6 May 1952,her married name was Klaas.
  • Genevieve M. Oyen was born on 26 October 1919 at Jamestown, Grant, Wisconsin.
  • She married Raymond Peter Klaas on 6 May 1952 at Kieler, Grant, Wisconsin.
  • Genevieve M. Oyen died on 3 March 2013 at age 93 Genevieve M. (Oyen) Klaas, 93, formerly of Assisi Village and 1805 Lincoln Avenue died Sunday, March 3, 2013 at Stonehill Care Center.

    A Mass celebrating her life will be held at 10 a.m. Friday, March 8, 2013 at Holy Trinity Catholic Church, with Rev. Dwayne Thoman officiating. Burial will be in Immaculate Conception Cemetery, Kieler, Wis. Friends may call from 3 to 7 p.m. Thursday, March 7, 2013 at Hoffmann-Schneider Funeral Home and Cremation Service, 1640 Main St., where there will be a prayer service at 3 p.m.

    Gen was born October 26, 1919, in Jamestown Township, WI, daughter of Henry and Margaret (Kaiser) Oyen. She married Raymond P. Klaas, contractor and owner of Klaas Construction on May 6, 1952. Her step-son, Msgr. Raymond E. Klaas, performed the ceremony at Immaculate Conception Catholic Church, Kieler, Wis. They lived in Louisburg, Wis. initially and moved to Dubuque in 1960 after his injury in a construction accident in Belmont, Wis. on Nov. 15, 1957. He preceded her in death on April 2, 1979.

    Gen was a homemaker. She was an active member of Holy Trinity parish, including the Altar Society and Funeral Choir, and a member of St. Francis Sewing Circle over 25 years.

    Survivors include a daughter, Diane (Michael) Pitzen, of rural Cuba City, Wis;three grandchildren, Terrence Pitzen, of Alexandria, LA, Lynn (Mathew) Weber, of Richfield, MN, and Leslie Pitzen, of Mesa, AZ; two great-grandchildren, Marek Weber and Amina Weber; three step-daughters, Eileen Schaefer, of Potosi, Wis., Loretta Duggan, of Platteville, Wis., and Jane (Jim) Flogel, of Dubuque; step-daughters-in-law, Jean Klaas, of Dubuque, Judy Klaas, of Galesburg, IL, and Jeanette Klaas, of Platteville, Wis; three sisters-in-law, Judea Klaas, of Ellsworth, Wis., Elsie Beitzel, of Dickeyville, Wis., and Eileen Oyen, of Lady Lake, FL; numerous nieces, nephews, and step-grandchildren including Jim (Deb) Flogel, Steve (Sue) Flogel, Tom (Alison) Flogel, all of Dubuque, and Jill (Buddy) Springate, of Wilmore, KY, and numerous step-great grandchildren.

    She was also preceded in death by her parents, ten siblings, Peter Oyen, Joe Oyen, Martin Oyen, Leonard Oyen, Alfred Oyen, Melvin Oyen, Leah Greenhill, Maurinus Oyen, Virgil Oyen, and Mary Berning; and eight step-children, Urban Klaas, Merlin Klaas, Mary Muller, Msgr. Raymond Klaas, Robert Klaas, Herbert Klaas, Ken Klaas, and John Klaas.

Gerald Abing

M, d. before 2009
Father*Charles Edward Abing b. 26 Feb 1898, d. Jan 1977
Mother*Martha M. Schmitz b. c 1904, d. 1966

Cyril Abing

M, d. before 2009
Father*Charles Edward Abing b. 26 Feb 1898, d. Jan 1977
Mother*Martha M. Schmitz b. c 1904, d. 1966

Florentine Wallenhorst

F, b. 19 December 1933, d. 19 January 2010
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name10 October 1951As of 10 October 1951,her married name was Abing.
  • Florentine Wallenhorst was born on 19 December 1933.
  • She married Cyril Abing, son of Charles Edward Abing and Martha M. Schmitz, on 10 October 1951.
  • Florentine Wallenhorst died on 19 January 2010 at age 76 Florentine M. Abing-Joyce, age 76, of Lancaster, passed away peacefully on Tuesday, January 19, 2010, at Orchard Manor Nursing Home in rural Lancaster. She was born on December 19, 1933, in Dickeyville, the daughter of Adolph and Marie (Schollmeyer) Wallenhorst. On October 10, 1951, Florentine was united in marriage to Cyril Abing at St. Andrews Catholic Church, Tennyson. Together they farmed in Grant County. In 1965, they moved to the family farm south of Lancaster and they raised ten children. She enjoyed camping, snowmobiling, crocheting and vacationing with family and friends. On September 9, 1989, Florentine married her soul mate, Dan Joyce, at St. Clement Catholic Church, Lancaster. They continued to enjoy life to the fullest with fishing, card playing, playing Scrabble and many more vacations.

    Survivors include her husband, Dan Joyce, Lancaster; her children: Mary Kay (Jim Breuer) Abing, Cassville; Peggy (David) Sturmer, Lancaster; Randy (Jane) Abing, Brodhead; Ron (Terri) Abing, Lancaster; Chuck (Kim) Abing, Lancaster; Keith (Lisa) Abing, Appleton; Kevin Abing, Neenah; Ellen (Randy Zippy) Koeller, Lancaster; Marty (Jenn) Abing, Neenah; Kurt Abing, Fennimore; twenty grandchildren; eleven great-grandchildren; and more on the way; Dans children: Rachael Parks, Humble, TX; Fran Joyce, Platteville; Tom Joyce, LaCrosse; Angela Joyce, Rochester, MN; Jerry Joyce, Platteville; seven grandchildren; six great-grandchildren; her brothers and sisters: Jeanette (Sylvester Sid) Sedbrook, LaCrosse; Francis (Donna Mae) Wallenhorst, Coon Rapids, MN; Pat (friend Gib Key) Heer, Prairie du Chien; Edna (LeRoy) Abresch, St. Catherine, IA; and many nieces, nephews, brothers-in-law and sisters-in-law.

    In addition to her parents, Florentine was preceded in death by her husband, Cyril Abing on September 26, 1986.

    Funeral services were held on Saturday, January 23, 2010, at 10:30 a.m. at St. Clement Catholic Church in Lancaster with Father William Seipp officiating. Burial was in St. Clement Cemetery, Lancaster. Family and friends called on Friday, January 22, 2010, from 3:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m. at St. Clement Catholic Church and from 9:30 a.m. until time of services on Saturday at the church. In lieu of plants and flowers, a Florentine Abing-Joyce memorial fund has been established. Schwartz Funeral Home assisted the family.

Mary C. Abing

F, b. 27 June 1934, d. 1 July 2014
Father*Harry John Abing b. 21 Aug 1905, d. 25 Jan 1970
Mother*Lillian Catherine Hufnagel b. 1 Nov 1909, d. 7 Nov 2005
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name8 January 1955As of 8 January 1955,her married name was Friederick.
  • Mary C. Abing was born on 27 June 1934 at Grant, Wisconsin.
  • She was the daughter of Harry John Abing and Lillian Catherine Hufnagel.
  • Mary C. Abing married Joseph Friederick on 8 January 1955.
  • Mary C. Abing died on 1 July 2014 at age 80 Mary C. (Abing) Friederick, age 80, of Lancaster, went to God's embrace July 1, 2014. She was born on June 27, 1934, near Potosi, Wisconsin, the daughter of Harry Abing and Lillian Hufnagel. She married Joseph Friederick on January 8, 1955 who survives her. Mary excelled as a gardener, book reader, cook, seamstress, and story teller. Some of her many enjoyments included watching sunrises, entertaining for large groups, hearing children's laughter, and enjoying good humor. Mary enjoyed being a member of the Grant County Master Gardeners, St. Clement School, Parish and choir, Lancaster Garden Club, Red Hatters, and numerous card clubs. She served on the FmHA County Committee, 4-H Adult Leader Association and President of the Grant County Chapter of Wisconsin Women for Agriculture. From 1960 until 2001, Mary was instrumental in the family farming operations.

    The pride of her life were her five children, 13 grandchildren, and five great grandchildren, who also survived her. They include David (Lidia) of East Dundee, IL, Keith (Patty) of Lancaster, James (Sherry) of Huntington, WV, Bruce (Sharon) of Lancaster and Andrea (Stuart) Dodds of Chaska, MN. She will be missed dearly by her brothers and sisters, including Vincent (Marilyn) Abing of Platteville, Rosalyn Hartung of Madison, Harriet Snyder of McHenry, IL, Carl (Beth) Abing of Cassville, Karin (Steve) Peacock of Platteville, Al (Jan) Abing of Platteville, and Michael (Kim) Abing of Fennimore. The loves of Mary's life were her grandchildren and great grandchildren: Roshae (Matt), Jana, Danielle (Jeremy), Jamie, Stacy, Tom (Amanda), Dana, Ellen, Claire, Alec, Sam, Jaren, Colden, Morgan, Hunter, Allison, Jenna, and Brady.

    She was preceded in death by her parents, her brother David, her sister Patricia, nephews Craig Abing, Roger Friederick, Paul Snyder, and Dennis Friederick; nieces Sarah and Mary Ann Friederick; brothers-in-law Ralph, Don, and Earl Friederick; Paul Hartung and Richard "Pete" Snyder.

    A Mass of Christian Burial was held on Monday, July 7, 2014, at 10:30 am at ST. CLEMENT CATHOLIC CHURCH in Lancaster, WI, with Father John Sasse officiating. A private family burial was at the St. Clement Cemetery, Lancaster, following the fellowship luncheon being served in the church basement. Visitation was from 3:00 - 7:00 pm on Sunday, July 6, 2014, at the ST. CLEMENT CATHOLIC CHURCH. Friends also called from 9:30 - 10:30 am Monday at the church in Lancaster. Schwartz Funeral Home & Cremation Services in Lancaster is assisting the family. In lieu of flowers, a Mary Friederick Memorial Fund has been established.

Joseph Friederick

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Ida Mae Reuter

F, b. 29 April 1936, d. 27 May 2017
Father*E. Lester Reuter b. 3 Mar 1906, d. Sep 1987
Mother*Mildred M. Pitzen b. 9 Aug 1907, d. 27 Apr 2000
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name31 July 1954As of 31 July 1954,her married name was Fure.
  • Ida Mae Reuter was born on 29 April 1936.
  • She was the daughter of E. Lester Reuter and Mildred M. Pitzen.
  • Ida Mae Reuter married Clarence Fure, son of William I. Fure and Mary Ellen Linden, on 31 July 1954.
  • Ida Mae Reuter died on 27 May 2017 at age 81 Ida Mae Ruth Fure, age 81, of Cassville, passed away peacefully on Saturday, May 27, 2017, at Grant Regional Health Center, Lancaster, with one of her sons by her side. She was born on April 29, 1936, in Potosi, the daughter of Lester and Mildred (Pitzen) Reuter. Ida Mae graduated from Potosi High School in 1954. On July 31, 1954, Ida Mae was united in marriage to Clarence J. Fure and they started their family. Together they raised nine children and always enjoyed many family gatherings and visits from her grandchildren. Ida Mae worked for many years at Rapid Die & Molding Company in Cassville. She enjoyed all her co-workers and loved giving them her sarcastic attitude quite often. She enjoyed fishing with her husband, Clarence. Ida Mae also loved the many trips to the casino with her husband and children. She dearly loved all the hugs and time spent with her family. Ida Mae was an avid Green Bay Packer fan. She always had a little twinkle in her eye for Brett Farve and Aaron Rogers.

    Survivors include their children: Victoria (Gary) Yunk; Michael (Marcia) Fure; David (Lori) Fure; William Fure, all of Cassville; Lisa (Michael) Rauch, Evansville; Robin (Luke) Demes; Richard "Ernie" (Chrystal) Fure; Michele (Brian) Bierman, all of Cassville; twenty-one grandchildren; twenty-two great-grandchildren; one great-great-grandchild; twelve siblings; other relatives and many friends.

    In addition to her parents, Ida Mae was preceded in death by her husband, Clarence on July 17, 2014; a son, Ronald Lee Fure; a daughter-in-law, Rebecca (Rauch) Fure; four brothers, Vincent, Leonard, Dick and Norbert Reuter; two sisters-in-law; three brothers-in-law.

    A Mass of Christian Burial was held on Wednesday, May 31, 2017, at 10:30 a.m. at St. Charles Catholic Church in Cassville with Father John Meinholz officiating. Burial was in St. Charles Cemetery, Cassville. Family and friends called on Tuesday, May 30, 2017, from 4:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m. at Martin Schwartz Funeral Home & Crematory, 313 Fredrick, Cassville and on Wednesday from 9:30 a.m. until 10:30 a.m. at the funeral home.

Dorothy J. Dieter

F, b. 17 May 1924, d. 5 May 2009
Father*Elmer Dieter b. 16 Feb 1897, d. a 1930
Mother*Ethel Hamilton b. 19 Feb 1897, d. 17 Nov 1955
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationDorothy J. Dieter was also known as Deiter.
Married Name1 June 1940As of 1 June 1940,her married name was Gabel.
  • Dorothy J. Dieter was born on 17 May 1924 at Paris, Grant, Wisconsin.
  • She was the daughter of Elmer Dieter and Ethel Hamilton.
  • Dorothy J. Dieter married Donald L. Gabel on 1 June 1940 at Dubuque, Iowa.
  • Dorothy J. Dieter died on 5 May 2009 at Lancaster, Grant, Wisconsin, at age 84 Dorothy J. Gabel, age 84, of Lancaster, died on Tuesday, May 5, 2009, at Grant Regional Health Center in Lancaster. She was born May 17, 1924, in Paris Township, the daughter of Elmer and Ethel (Hamilton) Deiter. She attended school in Paris Township. On June 1, 1940, Dorothy was united in marriage to Donald L. Gabel in Dubuque. After their marriage, the couple farmed in Southwest Wisconsin until 1950, when they purchased Gabel’s Salvage. They operated Gabel’s Salvage until 1986. Dorothy began driving school bus in 1966, retiring in 1986, when she moved to Cassville and began to care for families in their home. Dorothy was an avid bowler, quilter, seamstress and enjoyed making crafts. She was known for her dolls, rugs and quilts. Dorothy also enjoyed canning and reading. She had a big heart and was a mother to many, not just her own children. Dorothy was fun-loving and shared that quality with everyone she met. She was a member of the VFW Auxiliary, the Forty & Eight, Lion’s Club, DAR, and Christ Lutheran Church.

    Survivors include her eleven children: Deanna Udelhofen, Lancaster; Judy (Fred) Hutchcroft Moon, Poplar Grove, IL; Patricia Gestner, Milton; Sandra (Gary) Reed, Lansing, MI; Mitchell (Cindy) Gabel, Montezuma, IA; James (Shirley) Gabel, Ft. Collins, CO; Rita (David) Olson Buchholz, Cuba City; Dolly (Denny) Templeton Halvorson, New Glarus; Leane Gabel, Ft. Collins, CO; Tami Gabel, New Glarus; Tim Gabel, Washington, DC; daughter-in-law, Sara Gabel, Lancaster, OH; 41 grandchildren; numerous step-grandchildren; 74 great-grandchildren; three great great-grandchildren; her brothers and sisters: Dolores Ready, Rockford, IL; Daryl (Jo) Deiter, Lafaria, TX; Donna (George) Fair, Rockford, IL; Robert (Rosemary) Deiter, Rantoul, IL; other relatives and many friends.

    In addition to her parents, Dorothy was preceded in death by her husband, Donald, her son, Bob, and a granddaughter, Marillee Olson.

    Funeral services wer held on Saturday, May 9, 2009, at 10:30 a.m. at Christ Lutheran Church in Lancaster with Pastor David Froemming officiating. Burial was in Hillside Cemetery, Lancaster. Friends called on Friday, May 8, 2009, from 4:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. at the Schwartz Funeral Home in Lancaster and from 9:30 a.m. until time of services at the church.
  • She was buried after 5 May 2009 at Hillside Cemetery, Lancaster, Grant, Wisconsin.

Donald L. Gabel

M, d. before 2009

Dolores Deiter

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Father*Elmer Dieter b. 16 Feb 1897, d. a 1930
Mother*Ethel Hamilton b. 19 Feb 1897, d. 17 Nov 1955
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Ready.