Herbert Osborne

M, d. before 2019
Father*John Osborne
Mother*Carrie Mae Francois
Life EventDateDescription
Herbert Osborne was the son of John Osborne and Carrie Mae Francois.
Deathbefore 2019Herbert Osborne died before 2019.

William Osborne

M, d. before 2019
Father*John Osborne
Mother*Carrie Mae Francois
Life EventDateDescription
William Osborne was the son of John Osborne and Carrie Mae Francois.
Deathbefore 2019William Osborne died before 2019.

(?) Rose

M
Life EventDateDescription
Marriage(?) Rose married Charlotte J. Osborne, daughter of John Osborne and Carrie Mae Francois.

Lucille Mae Will

F, b. 17 March 1926, d. 23 December 2018
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name4 June 1949As of 4 June 1949,her married name was Dierking.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth17 March 1926Lucille Mae Will was born on 17 March 1926 at Menominee, Wisconsin.
Marriage4 June 1949She married Leonard Emil Dierking, son of Emil Dierking and Justine Engelking, on 4 June 1949 at Beecher, Will, Illinois.
Death23 December 2018Lucille Mae Will died on 23 December 2018 at age 92 Lucille Mae Dierking, age 92, of Loganville, died on Sunday, December 23, 2018. She was born March 17, 1926 in Menominee, Wisconsin, the daughter of Herman and Beulah (Robertson) Will. She resided in Chicago Heights, Illinois from the age of 14 until retiring in 1991 when she moved to Loganville, Wisconsin. She married Leonard Emil Dierking on June 4, 1949 in Beecher, Illinois and they were blessed with three children. She valued and loved her family very much. Lucille was a member of St. John- Faith United Church of Christ in Matteson, Illinois, a former member of the Reedsburg Quilt Guild and the VFW Auxiliary. She enjoyed getting together with her siblings to visit and retell stories from their days on the farm. Lucille was a multi-talented woman, as a seamstress, quilter, cook and baker, preserving the bounties of the gardens each season. She encouraged her children and grandchildren in faith, family and the value of hard work and modeled these things to them. A tremendous work ethic all of her life she worked as a line cook at The Tivoli Restaurant in Chicago Heights, Illinois for 19 years and CFC International Film Coating retiring after many years. After moving to Loganville, she "unretired" and worked for the Reedsburg School District -food service. She enjoyed being around children and young adults. Lucille was preceded in death by her parents, husband: Leonard (1988); son: Leon Dierking (1996) and all 11 siblings: Helen (John) Hiber, Lorraine (Dougal) McIntyre, Everette (Sarah) Will, Alyce (Robert) Ankrom, Gilbert Will, Lois (Arnold) Delfs, Norma (Richard) Lively, Jerry Will, Harold Will and two infant siblings that died at birth. Lucille Dierking is survived by her daughter: Lorinda (Thomas)Broughton, of Loganville, WI; son: Loren Dierking, of Chicago Heights, Illinois; grandchildren: Brian Dierking , Washington D.C., Loralei Dierking, Missouri, Brent Broughton, Loganville, Reid (Heather) Broughton, of Loganville; two great-grandchildren: Reice and Amelia Broughton; sisters-in-law: Shirley Will and Marlene Will; nieces, nephews and many friends. Visitation will be held at St. Peter's Lutheran Church, in Loganville, on Sunday, December 30, 2018 6:00-7:00 p.m. with a funeral service at 7:00 p.m. with Pastor Donald Glanzer officiating. Lucille will be laid to rest at St. Luke's Cemetery, Beecher, Illinois. Memorials may be made to a charity of your choice. The Hoof Funeral Home is serving the family.

Lorraine E. Goetsch

F, b. 25 December 1922, d. 19 December 2018
Father*William Goetsch b. 28 May 1892, d. 24 Oct 1985
Mother*Alma Weseloh b. 12 Sep 1894, d. 3 Aug 1957
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name4 May 1944As of 4 May 1944,her married name was Grantin.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth25 December 1922Lorraine E. Goetsch was born on 25 December 1922.
She was the daughter of William Goetsch and Alma Weseloh.
Marriage4 May 1944Lorraine E. Goetsch married Philip G. Grantin on 4 May 1944.
Death19 December 2018Lorraine E. Goetsch died on 19 December 2018 at age 95 Lorraine E. Grantin, age 95, of Reedsburg, died on Wednesday, December 19, 2018 at Sauk Prairie Healthcare. She was born on December 25, 1922 in the Town of Washington, Sauk County, the daughter of William and Alma (Weseloh) Goetsch. On May 4, 1944, she was married to Philip G. Grantin. Lorraine enjoyed gardening, working with her flowers, cooking and reading. Survivors include her five children: Diane Brandt, of San Diego, California; Patti (Werner) Grantin-Gros, of Denver, Colorado; Kurt (Dana) Grantin, of Prairie du Sac; Julie (Rich) Kastelitz, of Prairie du Sac and Mark Grantin, of Reseda, California; seven grandchildren: Craig and Jamie Brandt, Meghan and Ashley Grantin, Justin Grantin, Sydney and Camdyn Kastelitz; numerous great-grandchildren; other relatives and friends. She was preceded in death by her husband, Phil, on February 22, 2002; one sister: Marlene Goetsch and three brothers: Donald, Gaylord and infant, Harold Goetsch. There will be a visitation from 12 noon to 2:00 P.M. on Sunday, December 23, 2018 at the Hoof Funeral Home in Reedsburg. Private interment will be in St. Peter's Lutheran Cemetery in Reedsburg. Memorials to the Reedsburg Public Library would be appreciated. The Hoof Funeral Home is serving the family.

Philip G. Grantin

M, b. 3 February 1922, d. 22 February 2002
Philip Grantin 1940 senior portrait Reedsburg High School, Reedsburg, Sauk, WI
Life EventDateDescription
Birth3 February 1922Philip G. Grantin was born on 3 February 1922.
Marriage4 May 1944He married Lorraine E. Goetsch, daughter of William Goetsch and Alma Weseloh, on 4 May 1944.
Death22 February 2002Philip G. Grantin died on 22 February 2002 at age 80.
  • Philip G. Grantin graduated in 1940 at Reedsburg High School, Reedsburg, Sauk, Wisconsin.
    Graduation Announcement for Reedsburg High School 1940 Reedsburg, Sauk county, WI

Marlene Goetsch

F, d. before 2018
Father*William Goetsch b. 28 May 1892, d. 24 Oct 1985
Mother*Alma Weseloh b. 12 Sep 1894, d. 3 Aug 1957
Life EventDateDescription
Marlene Goetsch was the daughter of William Goetsch and Alma Weseloh.
Deathbefore 2018Marlene Goetsch died before 2018.

Donald Goetsch

M, d. before 2018
Father*William Goetsch b. 28 May 1892, d. 24 Oct 1985
Mother*Alma Weseloh b. 12 Sep 1894, d. 3 Aug 1957
Life EventDateDescription
Donald Goetsch was the son of William Goetsch and Alma Weseloh.
Deathbefore 2018Donald Goetsch died before 2018.

Gaylord Goetsch

M, d. before 2018
Father*William Goetsch b. 28 May 1892, d. 24 Oct 1985
Mother*Alma Weseloh b. 12 Sep 1894, d. 3 Aug 1957
Life EventDateDescription
Gaylord Goetsch was the son of William Goetsch and Alma Weseloh.
Deathbefore 2018Gaylord Goetsch died before 2018.

Harold Goetsch

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Father*William Goetsch b. 28 May 1892, d. 24 Oct 1985
Mother*Alma Weseloh b. 12 Sep 1894, d. 3 Aug 1957
Life EventDateDescription
Harold Goetsch was the son of William Goetsch and Alma Weseloh.
DeathHarold Goetsch died at died in infancy.

Edward E. Kruse

M, b. 11 June 1933, d. 14 December 2018
Father*Edwin Kruse b. c 1900
Mother*Marie Schulte b. 10 Mar 1907, d. 16 Dec 1975
Edward E Kruse 1951 senior portrait Reedsburg High School, Reedsburg, Sauk, WI
Life EventDateDescription
Birth11 June 1933Edward E. Kruse was born on 11 June 1933 at Loganville, Sauk, Wisconsin.
He was the son of Edwin Kruse and Marie Schulte.
Death14 December 2018Edward E. Kruse died on 14 December 2018 at Sauk City, Sauk, Wisconsin, at age 85 Edward E. Kruse, age 85, Loganville, passed away on Friday, December 14th, 2018, at Maplewood Nursing Home in Sauk City. He was born on June 11th, 1933, at his family home in Loganville; the son of Edwin E. and Minnie (Schulte) Kruse. Edward was a 1951 graduate of Reedsburg High School. On August 2nd, 1955, he was united in marriage to Donna Fae (Giese). Edward was a true farmer whom continued the Kruse family operation through a Century Farm celebration. He was passionate about his field work, Holstein cows, spotted swine, and especially his family. He used and collected Oliver tractors. From 1957 to 1959 Edward served in the U.S. Army. From the 60's-80's he served on the board of D.H.I.A., Holstein Breeders, Swine Breeders, Pork Producers of Sauk County, and Sauk County Farm Bureau. He also served as President of the WI Spotted Swine Breeders Association. Although he enjoyed helping the local community by serving on the above committees; he was most at home on an Oliver tractor, in the field, tending to the farm. Life didn't need to be complicated, treat others fairly and you will receive fairness in return. Survivors include his wife, Donna Fae; their children: Sharon Glade, Scott Kruse, Keith (Arlis) Kruse, Mark (Heidi) Kruse; several grandchildren; sisters-in-law: Rosemary Slick, and Jean Engel. Funeral services will be held at 11:00 A.M. Wednesday, December 19th, 2018, at Emanuel United Methodist Church, 101 14th St., Baraboo with Pastor Blake Overlien officiating. Interment will be at St. Peter's Lutheran Cemetery in Loganville. Visitation will be held on Tuesday, December 18th, from 4-7 P.M. at the Hoof Funeral Home in Reedsburg, and after 10 A.M. until the time of the service on Wednesday at the church. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the church or a charity of choice. The Hoof Funeral Home is serving the family.
  • Edward E. Kruse graduated in 1951 at Reedsburg High School, Reedsburg, Sauk, Wisconsin.

Lorraine Markley

F, d. before 2018
Father*Otto Milo Markley
Mother*Irene M. McCluskey b. 7 Apr 1900, d. 11 Dec 1970
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Couey.
Life EventDateDescription
Lorraine Markley was the daughter of Otto Milo Markley and Irene M. McCluskey.
MarriageLorraine Markley married Done Couey.
Deathbefore 2018Lorraine Markley died before 2018.

Done Couey

M
Life EventDateDescription
MarriageDone Couey married Lorraine Markley, daughter of Otto Milo Markley and Irene M. McCluskey.

Galo Markley

M, d. before 2018
Father*Otto Milo Markley
Mother*Irene M. McCluskey b. 7 Apr 1900, d. 11 Dec 1970
Life EventDateDescription
Galo Markley was the son of Otto Milo Markley and Irene M. McCluskey.
Deathbefore 2018Galo Markley died before 2018.

LaVerne Markley

M, d. before 2018
Father*Otto Milo Markley
Mother*Irene M. McCluskey b. 7 Apr 1900, d. 11 Dec 1970
Life EventDateDescription
LaVerne Markley was the son of Otto Milo Markley and Irene M. McCluskey.
Deathbefore 2018LaVerne Markley died before 2018.

Eugene Markley

M, d. before 2018
Father*Otto Milo Markley
Mother*Irene M. McCluskey b. 7 Apr 1900, d. 11 Dec 1970
Life EventDateDescription
Eugene Markley was the son of Otto Milo Markley and Irene M. McCluskey.
Deathbefore 2018Eugene Markley died before 2018.

Sonja L. Einert

F, b. 8 April 1934, d. 5 September 2010
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was McCauley.
Life EventDateDescription
MarriageSonja L. Einert married Gordon McCauley, son of Elgie McCauley and Ruby Kintz.
Birth8 April 1934Sonja L. Einert was born on 8 April 1934.
Death5 September 2010She died on 5 September 2010 at age 76.

James W. Gregory

M, b. 8 August 1941, d. 30 November 2018
Father*James G. Gregory b. 1911
Mother*Rosella P. Rosenthal b. 1912, d. 21 Feb 1964
James Gregory 1959 senior portrait Webb High School, Reedsburg, Sauk, WI
Life EventDateDescription
Birth8 August 1941James W. Gregory was born on 8 August 1941.
He was the son of James G. Gregory and Rosella P. Rosenthal.
Death30 November 2018James W. Gregory died on 30 November 2018 at age 77 James W. Gregory, age 77, of Reedsburg, died on Friday, November 30, 2018 in his home. He was born on August 8, 1941 in Reedsburg, the son of James G. and Rosella (Rosenthal) Gregory. Jim was a 1959 graduate of Webb High School. He then attended the University of Wisconsin - Whitewater. On June 29, 1963, he was married to the former Arlene M. Knuth. Jim worked at Grede Foundry for over 40 years until his retirement. He was also very active in the Boy Scouts for 40 years. Jim enjoyed woodworking and fly tying. He was a faithful member of St. Peter's Lutheran Church in Loganville. Survivors include his wife: Arlene; two sons: Jim Gregory, of Reedsburg and Scott (Rita) Gregory, of Sun Prairie; three grandchildren: Audrey, Kimberly and Noah; six great grandchildren: Ayden, Haylee, Landon, Peyton, Elijah and Jaxon; nieces and nephews; other relatives and friends. He was preceded in death by his parents and his brother: Tom. Funeral services will be conducted at 11:00 A.M. on Saturday, December 8, 2018 at St. Peter's Lutheran Church in Loganville with Pastor Donald Glanzer officiating. Interment will be at Greenwood Cemetery in Reedsburg. There will be a visitation from 4:00 P.M. to 7:00 P.M. on Friday at the Hoof Funeral Home in Reedsburg and after 10:00 A.M. on Saturday at the church. The Hoof Funeral Home is serving the family.
  • James W. Gregory graduated in 1959 at Webb High School, Reedsburg, Sauk, Wisconsin.

Martin J. Bilek

M, d. 13 May 1990
Life EventDateDescription
Marriage1 February 1947Martin J. Bilek married Betty E. Anderson on 1 February 1947.
Death13 May 1990Martin J. Bilek died on 13 May 1990.

Betty E. Anderson

F, b. 4 October 1926, d. 13 October 2018
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name1 February 1947As of 1 February 1947,her married name was Bilek.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth4 October 1926Betty E. Anderson was born on 4 October 1926.
Marriage1 February 1947She married Martin J. Bilek on 1 February 1947.
Death13 October 2018Betty E. Anderson died on 13 October 2018 at age 92 Betty E. Bilek, age 92, of Elroy, died peacefully on Saturday, October 13, 2018 at Milestone Senior Living in Hillsboro. She was born on October 4, 1926 in Hillsboro, the daughter of Helmer and Leta (Robinson) Anderson. On February 1, 1947, she was married to Martin J. Bilek. Betty enjoyed sewing, dancing, playing cards and embroidery work. She was a member of St. Patrick's Catholic Church and the Elroy American Legion Auxiliary. Survivors include her five children: Gary Bilek, of Norfolk, Virginia; Carol (Dennis) Schrank, of Reedsburg; Barbara Bilek, of Mauston; Steven Bilek, of Loganville and Anthony "Tony" (Virginia) Bilek, of LaFarge; eleven grandchildren; sixteen great grandchildren; two great-great grandchildren; other relatives and friends. She was preceded in death by her husband, Martin, on May 13, 1990; her son: David Bilek; her sister: Arlene Sorenson and her brother: Alberto Anderson. Funeral services will be conducted at 11:00 A.M. on Thursday, October 18, 2018 at St. Patrick's Catholic Church in Elroy. Interment will be at St. Theresa's Catholic Cemetery in Union Center. There will be a visitation from 10:00 A.M. until the time of the service on Thursday at the church. In lieu of flowers, memorials to St. Theresa's Cemetery would be appreciated. The Hoof Funeral Home is serving the family.

Duane A. Reinecke

M, b. 31 August 1936, d. 12 October 2018
Father*Albert Reinecke b. 4 Jan 1897, d. 17 Nov 1984
Mother*Fredericka Thieding b. 9 Aug 1895, d. 5 Jan 1980
Duane Reinecke 1954 senior portrait Reedsburg High School, Reedsburg, Sauk, WI
Life EventDateDescription
Birth31 August 1936Duane A. Reinecke was born on 31 August 1936.
He was the son of Albert Reinecke and Fredericka Thieding.
Marriage22 June 1957Duane A. Reinecke married Eleanor E. Harms on 22 June 1957.
Death12 October 2018Duane A. Reinecke died on 12 October 2018 at age 82 Duane A. Reinecke, age 82, of Loganville, died on Friday, October 12, 2018 at Our House Senior Living in Reedsburg. He was born on August 31, 1936 in the Town of Westfield, Sauk County, the son of Albert and Reka (Thieding) Reinecke. On June 22, 1957, he was married to the former Eleanor Harms. She preceded him in death on October 31, 1963. He later married the former Lucille Tessmer Laukant on September 23, 1979. Duane was a lifelong farmer in the Town of Westfield. He was also a lifelong member of Zion Lutheran Stone Church. Duane enjoyed restoring antique tractors and woodworking. Survivors include his wife: Lucy; his daughter: Linda Hohl, of Portage; three grandchildren: Michelle Hohl, Brittany (Iuri) Gianesini and Ben (Kirsten) Hohl; one great-granddaughter: Vanessa Gianesini; his stepdaughter: Kathy (Bill) Zietlow, of LaValle; his stepdaughter-in-law: Brooke Laukant, of Baraboo; four step-grandchildren: Brian (Tracy) Zietlow, Matthew (Marijo) Zietlow, Jaron Laukant and Keiran Laukant; two step-great grandchildren: Vella and Marshall Zietlow; his brother-in-law: LaVerne (Darleen) Harms, of Reedsburg; other relatives and friends. In addition to his first wife, Eleanor, he was preceded in death by his son-in-law: Dennis Hohl and his stepson: Ken Laukant. Funeral services will be conducted at 11:00 A.M. on Tuesday, October 16, 2018 at Zion Lutheran Church, rural Rock Springs, with Pastor Erich Hartenberger officiating. Interment will be in the church cemetery. There will be a visitation from 4:00 P.M. to 7:00 P.M. on Monday at the Hoof Funeral Home in Reedsburg and after 10:00 A.M. on Tuesday at the church. In lieu of flowers, memorials to the Zion Lutheran Church or Cemetery would be appreciated. The Hoof Funeral Home is serving the family.
  • Duane A. Reinecke graduated in 1954 at Reedsburg High School, Reedsburg, Sauk, Wisconsin.

Eleanor E. Harms

F, b. 16 April 1937, d. 31 October 1963
Eleanor Harms 1955 senior portrait Reedsburg High School, Reedsburg, Sauk, WI
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name22 June 1957As of 22 June 1957,her married name was Reinecke.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth16 April 1937Eleanor E. Harms was born on 16 April 1937 at Wisconsin.
Marriage22 June 1957She married Duane A. Reinecke, son of Albert Reinecke and Fredericka Thieding, on 22 June 1957.
Death31 October 1963Eleanor E. Harms died on 31 October 1963 at Wisconsin at age 26.
  • Eleanor E. Harms graduated in 1955 at Reedsburg High School, Reedsburg, Sauk, Wisconsin.

Walter Tessmer

M, b. 31 October 1893, d. 30 November 1973
Father*Gustave Tessmer b. 14 Jan 1866, d. 6 Feb 1951
Mother*Dorothea Louisa Krueger b. 3 May 1869, d. 9 May 1957
Life EventDateDescription
Birth31 October 1893Walter Tessmer was born on 31 October 1893 at Wisconsin.
He was the son of Gustave Tessmer and Dorothea Louisa Krueger.
Marriage3 September 1920Walter Tessmer married Ethel Leona Eden on 3 September 1920.
Death30 November 1973Walter Tessmer died on 30 November 1973 at age 80.

Ethel Leona Eden

F, b. 26 May 1900, d. 27 July 1988
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name3 September 1920As of 3 September 1920,her married name was Tessmer.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth26 May 1900Ethel Leona Eden was born on 26 May 1900 at Wisconsin.
Marriage3 September 1920She married Walter Tessmer, son of Gustave Tessmer and Dorothea Louisa Krueger, on 3 September 1920.
Death27 July 1988Ethel Leona Eden died on 27 July 1988 at Wisconsin at age 88.

Cheryl A. Dobson

F, b. 22 September 1956, d. 31 July 2018
Father*David Dobson b. 28 May 1928, d. 19 Apr 1988
Mother*Pauline Faber b. 5 Jun 1932
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name3 May 1980As of 3 May 1980,her married name was Schultz.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth22 September 1956Cheryl A. Dobson was born on 22 September 1956.
She was the daughter of David Dobson and Pauline Faber.
Marriage3 May 1980Cheryl A. Dobson married Ronald A. Schultz on 3 May 1980.
Death31 July 2018Cheryl A. Dobson died on 31 July 2018 at age 61 Cheryl A. Schultz, age 61, of Reedsburg, passed away suddenly on Tuesday, July 31, 2018. She was born on September 22, 1956 in Reedsburg, the daughter of David and Pauline (Faber) Dobson. On May 3, 1980, she was married to Ronald A. Schultz. Cheryl was a member of Toastmasters International for several years and was employed at Skinner Transfer for over forty years. She is survived by Jeff Sommers, and his son: Wyatt; her mother: Pauline Dobson, of Reedsburg; three brothers: David Dobson and his wife: Wendy Stewart, along with their sons: Nathan and Jameson Stewart, of Denmark; John (Vita) Dobson, of Goodrich, MI and Gerald Dobson, of Reedsburg; her sister-in-law: Maria Johnson, of Madison; many cousins and a host of friends. She was preceded in death by her husband: Ronald and her father: David Dobson. Memorial services will be conducted at 11:00 A.M. on Wednesday, August 8, 2018 at the Hoof Funeral Home in Reedsburg with Deacon Tom Hale officiating. Inurnment will be in Calvary Cemetery following the service. There will be a visitation from 9:30 A.M. until the time of the service on Wednesday at the funeral home. The family is requesting no flowers or plants please. Those wishing may consider a memorial to the family. The Hoof Funeral Home is serving the family.

Ronald A. Schultz

M, d. before 2018
Life EventDateDescription
Marriage3 May 1980Ronald A. Schultz married Cheryl A. Dobson, daughter of David Dobson and Pauline Faber, on 3 May 1980.
Deathbefore 2018Ronald A. Schultz died before 2018.

William Speich

M, b. 19 November 1967, d. 15 July 2018
Father*Earl Lloyd Speich b. 20 Aug 1934, d. 29 Oct 1990
Life EventDateDescription
Birth19 November 1967William Speich was born on 19 November 1967.
He was the son of Earl Lloyd Speich.
Death15 July 2018William Speich died on 15 July 2018 at age 50 William J. "Bill" Speich, age 50, of Reedsburg, passed away on Sunday, July 15, 2018 at University Hospital in Madison. Bill was born on November 19, 1967 in Reedsburg, the son of Earl and Cecelia (Lins) Speich. Survivors include his mother: Cecelia; his brothers: Steve Speich and Joe (Tami) Speich; his sister: Lisa (Zach) Mattson; nieces and nephews; other relatives and friends. He was preceded in death by his father, Earl. A Mass of Christian Burial will be conducted at 11:30 A.M. on Friday, July 20, 2018 at Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Reedsburg with Father David Carrano officiating. Interment will be in Calvary Cemetery. There will be a visitation from 10:00 A.M. until the time of the Mass on Friday at the church. The Hoof Funeral Home is serving the family.

Evelyn M. Schmidt

F, b. 23 March 1921, d. 28 June 2018
Father*Walter Schmidt
Mother*Clara F. Quandt b. Jul 1898
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name8 June 1946As of 8 June 1946,her married name was Thies.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth23 March 1921Evelyn M. Schmidt was born on 23 March 1921 at Wisconsin.
She was the daughter of Walter Schmidt and Clara F. Quandt.
Marriage8 June 1946Evelyn M. Schmidt married Raymond H. Thies, son of Henry F. Thies Sr. and Bertha E. Ritzer, on 8 June 1946.
Death28 June 2018Evelyn M. Schmidt died on 28 June 2018 at Wisconsin at age 97 Evelyn Margaret Thies, age 97, formerly of Reedsburg, died on Thursday, June 28, 2018 at Brookdale Assisted Living in LaCrosse. She is now reunited with her beloved husband, Raymond. Evelyn was born on March 23, 1921 in the Township of Freedom, Sauk County, the daughter of Walter and Clara (Quandt) Schmidt. She was baptized in her faith at St. John's Lutheran Church in Ableman. Evelyn attended Maple Leaf School for eight years. She graduated from the one-room rural school, North Freedom High School and the Sauk County Teacher's College. Evelyn taught in the one-room country schools in Sauk County. In 1949, the Rock Elm School, where she taught, had the honor of winning first place in the contest for naming the most historic people who helped in forming our state. On June 8, 1946, Evelyn married Raymond H. Thies in St. John's Lutheran Church in Ableman. Ableman then changed its name to Rock Springs in 1947. This union was blessed with two daughters. The family enjoyed farming and country living. In October 1986, Raymond and Evelyn moved to Reedsburg. Over the years, Evelyn enjoyed being a member of the Rock Elm Homemakers and together with Ray enjoyed the Reedsburg Senior Citizens and the Badger Club. Over the years, Evelyn enjoyed maintaining her vegetable and flower gardens, handicrafts, genealogy, traveling and card playing. She also enjoyed her family and grandson. Evelyn always looked forward to visits with the family pugs especially the black pug, Precious, and the family cats. Survivors include her two daughters: Marjean (Daniel) Breunig, of LaCrosse and Christine Thies, of Milwaukee; her special grandson: Anton Breunig; nieces and nephews; other relatives and friends. She was preceded in death by her husband of fifty years, Raymond, on October 14, 1996 and her parents. Funeral services will be conducted at 11:00 A.M. on Tuesday, July 3, 2018 at St. Peter's Lutheran Church in Loganville with Pastor Donald Glanzer officiating. Interment will be in the church cemetery. There will be a visitation from 5:00 P.M. to 7:00 P.M. on Monday at the Hoof Funeral Home in Reedsburg and after 10:00 A.M. on Tuesday at the church. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to St. Peter's Lutheran Church in Loganville. The Hoof Funeral Home is serving the family.

Walter Schmidt

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Life EventDateDescription
MarriageWalter Schmidt married Clara F. Quandt, daughter of Henry A. Quandt and Margaret E. (?).

Child of Walter Schmidt and Clara F. Quandt

Sharol A. Rohde

F, b. 28 May 1944, d. 23 May 2018
Father*Lyle Rohde b. 28 Jul 1923, d. 29 Sep 1991
Mother*Marcella Trachsler b. 15 Jul 1927, d. 11 Jan 1998
Sharol Rohde 1962 senior portrait Webb High School, Reedsburg, Sauk, WI
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name10 June 1975As of 10 June 1975,her married name was Setwyn.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth28 May 1944Sharol A. Rohde was born on 28 May 1944 twin with Carol.
She was the daughter of Lyle Rohde and Marcella Trachsler.
Death23 May 2018Sharol A. Rohde died on 23 May 2018 at age 73 Dr. Sharol A. Setwyn, age 73, of Reedsburg, went home to be with her Lord and Savior on Wednesday, May 23, 2018 at the Reedsburg Area Senior Life Center. She and her twin sister were born on May 28, 1944 at St. Mary's Ringling Hospital in Baraboo, the daughter of Lyle and Marcella (Trachsler) Rohde. On June 10, 1975, she was married to Eugene Joseph Setwyn. Sharol taught in the Weston School District for thirty-five years and one year in the Reedsburg School District. She enjoyed horses, traveling, sewing and karate. Since 1974, Sharol has been a member of Faith Lutheran Church. Survivors include her husband: Eugene; her two sons and their wives: D. Lyle (Anna) Setwyn, and their son, Eugene Jace Anthony Setwyn II, of Reno, Nevada and Denis Joseph (Julia) Setwyn, and their daughters, Linea Amidala Setwyn and Sonja Ann Setwyn, of Eau Claire; along with her twin sister: Carol Rohde, of Reedsburg; one niece: Judene Chestnut; three nephews: Richard, Pat and Shannon Rohde; other relatives and friends. She was preceded in death by her parents and her brother: Dean Frank Rohde, of DuBoise, Wyoming. Funeral services will be conducted at 11:00 A.M. on Tuesday, May 29, 2018 at Faith Lutheran Church in Reedsburg with Pastor Steven Neyhart officiating. Interment will be in Greenwood Cemetery. There will be a visitation from 4:00 P.M. to 7:00 P.M. on Monday at the Hoof Funeral Home in Reedsburg and after 10:00 A.M. on Tuesday at the church. In lieu of flowers, memorials to Faith Lutheran Church would be appreciated. The Hoof Funeral Home is serving the family.
  • Sharol A. Rohde graduated in 1962 at Webb High School, Reedsburg, Sauk, Wisconsin.