Thomas David Kerkenbush

M, b. 21 January 1949, d. 4 June 1949
Mother*Erma Margan b. 29 May 1928, d. 26 Aug 2010
  • Thomas David Kerkenbush was born on 21 January 1949 at Dubuque, Iowa.
  • He was the son of Erma Margan.
  • Thomas David Kerkenbush died on 4 June 1949 Thomas David Kerkenbush obituary.
    Dubuque Telegraph Herald June 5, 1949 - Thomas David Kerkenbush obituary

Gene Kerkenbush

M

Hannah (?)

F, d. after 1939
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Ulbrich.
  • Hannah (?) married (?) Ulbrich.
  • Hannah (?) died after 1939.

Child of Hannah (?) and (?) Ulbrich

(?) Ulbrich

M, d. before 1939
  • (?) Ulbrich married Hannah (?).
  • (?) Ulbrich died before 1939.

Child of (?) Ulbrich and Hannah (?)

Ollie Hufnagel

M, d. between 1947 and 1974
Father*Michael Hufnagel
Mother*Dorothy Schwab b. c 1870, d. Apr 1942
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationOllie Hufnagel was also known as Al.

William Hufnagel

M, d. between 1947 and 1974
Father*Michael Hufnagel
Mother*Dorothy Schwab b. c 1870, d. Apr 1942

Frank G. Siepker

M, b. 4 November 1903, d. April 1946
Father*Frank Siepker b. 1856, d. 1935
Mother*Catherine Mechler b. c 1864

Child of Frank G. Siepker and Vernetta Hufnagel

(?) Hufnagel

F, d. between 1947 and 1974
Father*Michael Hufnagel
Mother*Dorothy Schwab b. c 1870, d. Apr 1942
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was (?) Butters.

Harry Butters

M, d. after 1947

Shirley Marie Siepker

F
Father*Frank G. Siepker b. 4 Nov 1903, d. Apr 1946
Mother*Vernetta Hufnagel d. a 1974

Catherine Siepker

F, b. 1901, d. 2001
Father*Frank Siepker b. 1856, d. 1935
Mother*Catherine Mechler b. c 1864
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameOctober 1927As of October 1927,her married name was Zenz.
  • Catherine Siepker was born in 1901.
  • She was the daughter of Frank Siepker and Catherine Mechler.
  • Catherine Siepker married Leo Zenz in October 1927 at St. Andrews Church, Tennyson, Grant, Wisconsin, Leo Zenz and Catherine Seipker marriage announcement.
    Dubuque Telegraph Herald And Times Journal October 19, 1927 - Leo Zenz and Catherine Seipker marriage announcement
  • Catherine Siepker died in 2001.

Leo Zenz

M, b. 1902, d. 1979
  • Leo Zenz was born in 1902.
  • He married Catherine Siepker, daughter of Frank Siepker and Catherine Mechler, in October 1927 at St. Andrews Church, Tennyson, Grant, Wisconsin, Leo Zenz and Catherine Seipker marriage announcement.
    Dubuque Telegraph Herald And Times Journal October 19, 1927 - Leo Zenz and Catherine Seipker marriage announcement
  • Leo Zenz died in 1979.

Joe Siepker

M, d. after 1946
Father*Frank Siepker b. 1856, d. 1935
Mother*Catherine Mechler b. c 1864

Will Siepker

M, d. after 1946
Father*Frank Siepker b. 1856, d. 1935
Mother*Catherine Mechler b. c 1864

Sadie (?)

F
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Hufnagel.

Child of Sadie (?) and Leo Hufnagel

Leo M. Hufnagel

M
Father*Leo Hufnagel b. c 1906, d. Jan 1977
Mother*Sadie (?)

(?) Hufnagel

F, d. June 1943
Father*Michael Hufnagel
Mother*Dorothy Schwab b. c 1870, d. Apr 1942
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was (?) Mercier.
Married NameHer married name was (?) Mercer.

Neil Mercier

M, d. after 1943
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationNeil Mercier was also known as Mercer.

(?) Koopman

M

Lloyd Pressly Conley

M, b. 13 March 1906, d. 26 April 1994

(?) Grode

M

(?) Fest

M

Minnie Bauer

F, b. before 1909, d. before 1922
Father*Frederick Mathias Bauer b. 17 Apr 1870, d. 3 Nov 1946
Mother*Anna E. Rupp b. 10 Apr 1868, d. 16 Oct 1922

Edgar Anthony Rupp

M, d. after 1957
Father*Frank A. Rupp Jr. b. 28 Apr 1885, d. 20 May 1957
Mother*Nettie Louisa Zimmer b. c 1889, d. 24 Feb 1964

Dora Anna Rupp

F
Father*Frank A. Rupp Jr. b. 28 Apr 1885, d. 20 May 1957
Mother*Nettie Louisa Zimmer b. c 1889, d. 24 Feb 1964

Lora Rose Rupp

F
Father*Frank A. Rupp Jr. b. 28 Apr 1885, d. 20 May 1957
Mother*Nettie Louisa Zimmer b. c 1889, d. 24 Feb 1964

Kathryn Pitts

F, b. 19 June 1911, d. 6 August 2004
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name19 May 1931As of 19 May 1931,her married name was George.
  • Kathryn Pitts was born on 19 June 1911.
  • She married Leonard Jacob George, son of John H. George and Rose Mary Rupp, on 19 May 1931 at Cherokee, Iowa.
  • Kathryn Pitts died on 6 August 2004 at age 93 Kathryn George, age 93, of Storm Lake, Iowa, died Friday, August 6, 2004 at the Buena Vista Regional Medical Center in Storm Lake.

    Funeral Mass will be held Monday, August 9, 2004 at 10:30 a.m. at St. Mary Catholic Church in Storm Lake, with Reverend Dale George officiating as celebrant and Reverends Bruce Lawler and Eriberto DaCosta as concelebrants. Deacon Bob Lenz and Homilist Reverend Andy Hoffman will also participate. Burial will be in St. Mary's Catholic Cemetery at Storm Lake. The Fratzke & Jensen Funeral Home in Storm Lake is in charge of the arrangements.

    Friends may call anytime after 3:00 p.m. on Sunday, August 8, 2004 at the Fratzke & Jensen Funeral Home in Storm Lake, where the family will be present. A Legion of Mary Rosary Service will be held at 3:30 and a Parish Vigil Service at 7:00, both at the funeral home.

    Kathryn L. Pitts was born June 19, 1911 in Cherokee county, Iowa to William and Gertrude Pitts. She was baptized in June of 1911 and confirmed in 1920 at Visitation Parish in Maryhill, Iowa. Kathryn grew up in Cherokee county, attending grade school at Visitation Parish School before attending St. Joseph Catholic High School in LeMars, Iowa.

    On May 19, 1931, Kathryn was united in marriage to Leonard J. George at Visitation Parish in Maryhill. Their union was blessed with two sons: Dale and Richard, and five daughters: Marilyn, Janice, Mary Ellen, Judith and Rosie. Kathryn and Leonard celebrated 53 happy years together before he died in 1983.

    Kathryn was a loving wife and devoted mother who spent much of her lifetime making a warm and comfortable home for the family she treasured. In later years, she continued to provide moral support for her family, and very much enjoyed visiting her children and grandchildren. Kathryn had a talent for and enjoyed cooking. She cooked for the parish priest at St. Mary's Catholic Church in Storm Lake; if she learned anyone was ill, she made a point of learning their favorite food, which she then prepared and took to them.

    An active and faithful member of St. Mary's Catholic Church in Storm Lake, Kathryn participated and held offices in Catholic Daughters, Ladies Guild and Prayer Chain.

    Left to cherish her memory are her sons: Father Dale George of Cave Creek, AZ, and Richard George of Collinsville, IL; daughters: Marilyn and husband Alfred Naughton of Carroll, IA, Janice Johnson of Woodstock, IL, Mary Ellen and husband Doug Palmer of Rockport, MO, Judith and husband Mike Murrell of Chilicothe, MO, and Rosie and husband Mark Vonnahme of LeMars, IA; 27 grandchildren, 41 great-grandchildren; one brother-in-law, Bob Rahn of Cherokee, IA; two sisters-in-law: Della George and Louise George, both of Cherokee, IA; and many other relatives and a host of friends.

    Preceding Kathryn in death were her husband; grandson, Ricky Showers; brothers: Alvin, Melvin, Joseph and William Pitts; and sisters: Mary Ellen Leonard, Gertrude Messerole, Rose Zimmer and Helen Rahn.

Odelia M. Thorman

F, b. 12 January 1922
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was George.

Margaret M. (?)

F, b. 1917, d. 1996
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was George.

John George

M, b. 12 April 1900
Father*Matthew John George b. 21 Dec 1867, d. 2 Feb 1944
Mother*Mary Ann Rupp b. 31 Oct 1876, d. 30 Nov 1942