Hazel Gelhaus

F, b. 1911, d. 26 December 1972
Father*Arnold Gelhaus Jr. b. 29 Mar 1864, d. 23 Jun 1940
Mother*Anna M. Christensen b. 1877, d. 1956
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name1938As of 1938,her married name was Sopher.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth1911Hazel Gelhaus was born in 1911 at Wisconsin.
She was the daughter of Arnold Gelhaus Jr. and Anna M. Christensen.
Marriage1938Hazel Gelhaus married Joseph V. Sopher, son of Gilbert Sopher and Seripta May Whiteaker, in 1938.
Death26 December 1972Hazel Gelhaus died on 26 December 1972 at Wisconsin.

Joseph V. Sopher

M, b. 13 July 1909, d. 12 May 1998
Father*Gilbert Sopher b. 1871, d. 1934
Mother*Seripta May Whiteaker b. 25 Jul 1875, d. 6 May 1970
Life EventDateDescription
Birth13 July 1909Joseph V. Sopher was born on 13 July 1909 at Wisconsin.
He was the son of Gilbert Sopher and Seripta May Whiteaker.
Marriage1938Joseph V. Sopher married Hazel Gelhaus, daughter of Arnold Gelhaus Jr. and Anna M. Christensen, in 1938.
Death12 May 1998Joseph V. Sopher died on 12 May 1998 at Wisconsin at age 88.

Gilbert Sopher

M, b. 1871, d. 1934
Life EventDateDescription
MarriageGilbert Sopher married Seripta May Whiteaker.
Birth1871Gilbert Sopher was born in 1871.
Death1934He died in 1934.

Children of Gilbert Sopher and Seripta May Whiteaker

Seripta May Whiteaker

F, b. 25 July 1875, d. 6 May 1970
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Sopher.
Life EventDateDescription
MarriageSeripta May Whiteaker married Gilbert Sopher.
Birth25 July 1875Seripta May Whiteaker was born on 25 July 1875 at Wisconsin.
Death6 May 1970She died on 6 May 1970 at Wisconsin at age 94.

Children of Seripta May Whiteaker and Gilbert Sopher

George Nelson Sopher

M, b. 21 August 1895, d. 6 May 1962
Father*Gilbert Sopher b. 1871, d. 1934
Mother*Seripta May Whiteaker b. 25 Jul 1875, d. 6 May 1970
Life EventDateDescription
MarriageGeorge Nelson Sopher married Cornelia Lillie Stetler.
Birth21 August 1895George Nelson Sopher was born on 21 August 1895 at Wisconsin.
He was the son of Gilbert Sopher and Seripta May Whiteaker.
Death6 May 1962George Nelson Sopher died on 6 May 1962 at Wisconsin at age 66.

Children of George Nelson Sopher and Cornelia Lillie Stetler

Cornelia Lillie Stetler

F, b. 12 July 1899, d. 21 November 1995
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Sopher.
Life EventDateDescription
MarriageCornelia Lillie Stetler married George Nelson Sopher, son of Gilbert Sopher and Seripta May Whiteaker.
Birth12 July 1899Cornelia Lillie Stetler was born on 12 July 1899 at Wisconsin.
Death21 November 1995She died on 21 November 1995 at Wisconsin at age 96.

Children of Cornelia Lillie Stetler and George Nelson Sopher

LaVern Gilbert Sopher

M, b. 11 January 1922, d. 22 October 1999
Father*George Nelson Sopher b. 21 Aug 1895, d. 6 May 1962
Mother*Cornelia Lillie Stetler b. 12 Jul 1899, d. 21 Nov 1995
LaVern Sopher senior portrait 1941 Spring Green High School, Spring Green, Sauk, WI
Life EventDateDescription
Birth11 January 1922LaVern Gilbert Sopher was born on 11 January 1922 at Wisconsin.
He was the son of George Nelson Sopher and Cornelia Lillie Stetler.
Death22 October 1999LaVern Gilbert Sopher died on 22 October 1999 at Wisconsin at age 77.
  • LaVern Gilbert Sopher graduated in 1941 at Spring Green High School, Spring Green, Sauk, Wisconsin.

Reverand Murray J. Sopher

M, b. 22 January 1924, d. 17 August 2013
Father*George Nelson Sopher b. 21 Aug 1895, d. 6 May 1962
Mother*Cornelia Lillie Stetler b. 12 Jul 1899, d. 21 Nov 1995
Murray Sopher senior portrait 1941 Spring Green High School, Spring Green, Sauk, WI
Life EventDateDescription
Birth22 January 1924Reverand Murray J. Sopher was born on 22 January 1924.
He was the son of George Nelson Sopher and Cornelia Lillie Stetler.
Death17 August 2013Reverand Murray J. Sopher died on 17 August 2013 at age 89.
  • Reverand Murray J. Sopher graduated in 1941 at Spring Green High School, Spring Green, Sauk, Wisconsin.

Elizabeth Ellefson

F, b. 1899, d. 1992
Father*Ole H. Ellefson b. 2 Jul 1855, d. 15 Jun 1937
Mother*Helge (?) b. 7 Aug 1859, d. 12 Feb 1944
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Moore.
Life EventDateDescription
MarriageElizabeth Ellefson married Charles H. Moore.
Birth1899Elizabeth Ellefson was born in 1899.
She was the daughter of Ole H. Ellefson and Helge (?).
Death1992Elizabeth Ellefson died in 1992.

Child of Elizabeth Ellefson and Charles H. Moore

Charles H. Moore

M, b. 1897, d. 1967
Life EventDateDescription
MarriageCharles H. Moore married Elizabeth Ellefson, daughter of Ole H. Ellefson and Helge (?).
Birth1897Charles H. Moore was born in 1897.
Death1967He died in 1967.

Child of Charles H. Moore and Elizabeth Ellefson

Ole H. Ellefson

M, b. 2 July 1855, d. 15 June 1937
Life EventDateDescription
MarriageOle H. Ellefson married Helge (?).
Birth2 July 1855Ole H. Ellefson was born on 2 July 1855 at Norway.
Death15 June 1937He died on 15 June 1937 at USA at age 81.

Child of Ole H. Ellefson and Helge (?)

Helge (?)

F, b. 7 August 1859, d. 12 February 1944
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationHelge (?) was also known as Hattie (?).
Married NameHer married name was Ellefson.
Life EventDateDescription
MarriageHelge (?) married Ole H. Ellefson.
Birth7 August 1859Helge (?) was born on 7 August 1859 at Norway.
Death12 February 1944She died on 12 February 1944 at USA at age 84.

Child of Helge (?) and Ole H. Ellefson

Nettie Reely

F
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Hayes.
Married NameHer married name was Hays.
Life EventDateDescription
MarriageNettie Reely married Walter Benjamin Hays, son of Calvin W. Hays and Adeline Olmstead.

Child of Nettie Reely and Walter Benjamin Hays

Hannah Frank

F, b. 1884, d. 1979
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Hayes.
Married NameHer married name was Hays.
Life EventDateDescription
MarriageHannah Frank married Calvin W. Hayes, son of Walter Benjamin Hays and Nettie Reely.
Birth1884Hannah Frank was born in 1884 at Louisiana.
Death1979She died in 1979.

Child of Hannah Frank and Calvin W. Hayes

Margaret Hayes

F, b. 25 March 1924, d. 21 August 2007
Father*Calvin W. Hayes b. 1886, d. 1951
Mother*Hannah Frank b. 1884, d. 1979
Margaret Hayes senior portrait 1941 Spring Green High School, Spring Green, Sauk, WI
Life EventDateDescription
Birth25 March 1924Margaret Hayes was born on 25 March 1924 at New York.
She was the daughter of Calvin W. Hayes and Hannah Frank.
Death21 August 2007Margaret Hayes died on 21 August 2007 at age 83.
  • Margaret Hayes graduated in 1941 at Spring Green High School, Spring Green, Sauk, Wisconsin.

Mary Lou Pulvermacher

F, b. 14 December 1941, d. 23 February 2013
Father*Albert J. Pulvermacher b. 28 Nov 1911, d. 24 Aug 1967
Mother*Ella May LaBounty b. 1919, d. 9 Jul 1987
Mary Lou (Pulvermacher) Palmer Mueller
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Namebefore 1972As of before 1972,her married name was Palmer.
Married Nameafter 1972As of after 1972,her married name was Mueller.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth14 December 1941Mary Lou Pulvermacher was born on 14 December 1941 at Spring Green, Sauk, Wisconsin.
She was the daughter of Albert J. Pulvermacher and Ella May LaBounty.
Marriagebefore 1972Mary Lou Pulvermacher married Clarence J. Palmer before 1972.
Marriageafter 1972Mary Lou Pulvermacher married Delano Mueller after 1972.
Death23 February 2013Mary Lou Pulvermacher died on 23 February 2013 at Baraboo, Sauk, Wisconsin, at age 71 Mary Lou Mueller, age 72, of Baraboo, passed away on Saturday, Feb. 23, 2013 at St. Clare Meadows Care Center in Baraboo.

Mary was born the daughter of, Albert J. and Ella May (La Bounty) Pulvermacher, on Dec. 14, 1941 in Spring Green. She had worked at Reedsburg Hospital for over five years, and had been employed at a local factory for over 15 years. Most recently, she enjoyed working as a certified nurse's aide at St. Clare Meadows Care Center for 24 years. She especially enjoyed spending time with her family and friends in sharing conversation and good times.

Survivors include her children, Lisa Palmer of La Crosse, Miriam (Darin) Helms of Baraboo, Katherine (Mike) Lowe of Missouri, Rebecca Cummings of Viroqua; three sisters, Joy Conway of Spring Green, Jean (Al) Hanko of Cazenovia, Julie (Ron) Dorn of Reedsburg; two brothers, David (Joyce) Pulvermacher of Reedsburg, and Mark Pulvermacher of Brimley, Mich; grandchildren, Alyssa and Hallie Helms, Allishia Zimmerly, Brittany, Cody, Jessica and Josey Cummings; and other relatives and friends.

Mary was preceded in death by her husband, Delano "Del" Mueller in September of 2007; her parents; an infant daughter, Janice Palmer; a son, Chandler A. Palmer; and several aunts and uncles.

Memorial services will be held at 7 p.m. on Thursday, Feb. 28, 2013 at Open Door Baptist Church, 1007 Washington Ave., in Baraboo, with Pastor William Metzger officiating. Visitation will be at the church on Thursday from 5 p.m. until the time of service. A graveside service will take place on Friday, March 1, 2013 at 10:30 a.m. in Walnut Hill Cemetery.

Children of Mary Lou Pulvermacher and Clarence J. Palmer

Clarence J. Palmer

M, b. 18 August 1940, d. 21 January 1972
Life EventDateDescription
Birth18 August 1940Clarence J. Palmer was born on 18 August 1940.
Marriagebefore 1972He married Mary Lou Pulvermacher, daughter of Albert J. Pulvermacher and Ella May LaBounty, before 1972.
Death21 January 1972Clarence J. Palmer died on 21 January 1972 at age 31.

Children of Clarence J. Palmer and Mary Lou Pulvermacher

Delano Mueller

M, d. September 2007
Name TypeDateDescription
NicknameDelano Mueller also went by the name of Del.
Life EventDateDescription
Marriageafter 1972Delano Mueller married Mary Lou Pulvermacher, daughter of Albert J. Pulvermacher and Ella May LaBounty, after 1972.
DeathSeptember 2007Delano Mueller died in September 2007.

Janice Palmer

F, b. before 1972
Father*Clarence J. Palmer b. 18 Aug 1940, d. 21 Jan 1972
Mother*Mary Lou Pulvermacher b. 14 Dec 1941, d. 23 Feb 2013
Life EventDateDescription
DeathJanice Palmer died at died in infancy.
Birthbefore 1972She was born before 1972.
She was the daughter of Clarence J. Palmer and Mary Lou Pulvermacher.

Chandler A. Palmer

M, d. before 2013
Father*Clarence J. Palmer b. 18 Aug 1940, d. 21 Jan 1972
Mother*Mary Lou Pulvermacher b. 14 Dec 1941, d. 23 Feb 2013
Life EventDateDescription
Chandler A. Palmer was the son of Clarence J. Palmer and Mary Lou Pulvermacher.
Deathbefore 2013Chandler A. Palmer died before 2013.

Maxine Ray

F, b. 25 April 1923
Maxcine Ray senior portrait 1941 Spring Green High School, Spring Green, Sauk, WI
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationMaxine Ray was also known as Maxcine.
Married Name15 November 1941As of 15 November 1941,her married name was Voeks.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth25 April 1923Maxine Ray was born on 25 April 1923 at Wisconsin.
Marriage15 November 1941She married Elroy William Voeks on 15 November 1941 at Mobile, Alabama, wedding photos.
Elroy and Maxcine (Ray) Voeks wedding pictures 15 Nov 1941 Mobile, Alabama - from scrapbook of Naomi (Mercer) Niemann
Elroy and Maxcine (Ray) Voeks wedding picture 15 Nov 1941 Mobile, Alabama
Elroy and Maxcine Ray Voeks wedding picture 15 Nov 1941 Mobile Alabama-Colorized
  • Maxine Ray graduated in 1941 at Spring Green High School, Spring Green, Sauk, Wisconsin.
  • In 1941 Maxcine Ray leaving for Alabama - from scrapbook of Naomi (Mercer) Niemann.
    Maxcine Ray leaving for Alabama - from scrapbook of Naomi (Mercer) Niemann
  • On 17 November 1942 Maxcine (Ray) Voeks with son Dean Voeks age 8 weeks - from scrapbook of Naomi (Mercer) Niemann.
    Maxcine (Ray) Voeks with son Dean Voeks 17 Nov 1942 - age 8 weeks - from scrapbook of Naomi (Mercer) Niemann

Elroy William Voeks

M, b. 19 July 1916, d. 17 January 1993
Life EventDateDescription
Birth19 July 1916Elroy William Voeks was born on 19 July 1916 at Door, Wisconsin.
Marriage15 November 1941He married Maxine Ray on 15 November 1941 at Mobile, Alabama, wedding photos.
Elroy and Maxcine (Ray) Voeks wedding pictures 15 Nov 1941 Mobile, Alabama - from scrapbook of Naomi (Mercer) Niemann
Elroy and Maxcine (Ray) Voeks wedding picture 15 Nov 1941 Mobile, Alabama
Elroy and Maxcine Ray Voeks wedding picture 15 Nov 1941 Mobile Alabama-Colorized
Death17 January 1993Elroy William Voeks died on 17 January 1993 at Baraboo, Sauk, Wisconsin, at age 76.

Marshall Dale Parker

M, b. 4 October 1946, d. 18 April 1991
Life EventDateDescription
Birth4 October 1946Marshall Dale Parker was born on 4 October 1946.
Marriage1965He married Wanda Beatrice Ryder in 1965.
Death18 April 1991Marshall Dale Parker died on 18 April 1991 at age 44.

Anna M. Bauer

F, b. 9 September 1900, d. 31 December 1977
Father*Joseph Bauer b. 17 Apr 1864, d. 1930
Mother*Augusta Schwartz b. 26 Feb 1880, d. Apr 1932
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name1920As of 1920,her married name was Alt.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth9 September 1900Anna M. Bauer was born on 9 September 1900 at Plain, Sauk, Wisconsin.
She was the daughter of Joseph Bauer and Augusta Schwartz.
Marriage1920Anna M. Bauer married Ludwig J. Alt, son of John B. Alt and Katherine Ringelstetter, in 1920.
Death31 December 1977Anna M. Bauer died on 31 December 1977 at Illinois at age 77.

Joseph Bauer

M, b. 17 April 1864, d. 1930
Life EventDateDescription
Birth17 April 1864Joseph Bauer was born on 17 April 1864 at Germany.
Marriagebefore 1900He married Augusta Schwartz before 1900.
Death1930Joseph Bauer died in 1930 at Wisconsin.

Children of Joseph Bauer and Augusta Schwartz

Augusta Schwartz

F, b. 26 February 1880, d. April 1932
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Namebefore 1900As of before 1900,her married name was Bauer.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth26 February 1880Augusta Schwartz was born on 26 February 1880 at Bear Creek, Sauk, Wisconsin.
Marriagebefore 1900She married Joseph Bauer before 1900.
DeathApril 1932Augusta Schwartz died in April 1932 at Wisconsin at age 52.

Children of Augusta Schwartz and Joseph Bauer

Charles L. Bauer

M, b. 3 January 1924, d. 1 August 2010
Father*Joseph Bauer b. 17 Apr 1864, d. 1930
Mother*Augusta Schwartz b. 26 Feb 1880, d. Apr 1932
Charles Bauer 21 June 1942 Loretto, WI
Life EventDateDescription
Birth3 January 1924Charles L. Bauer was born on 3 January 1924 at Plain, Sauk, Wisconsin.
He was the son of Joseph Bauer and Augusta Schwartz.
Death1 August 2010Charles L. Bauer died on 1 August 2010 at Richland Center, Richland, Wisconsin, at age 86.
  • On 21 June 1942 at Loretto, Wisconsin, photo of John Niemann, Jim Coyne, Charles Bauer - from scrapbook of Naomi (Mercer) Niemann.
    John Niemann, Jim Coyne, Charles Bauer 21 June 1942 Loretto, WI - from scrapbook of Naomi (Mercer) Niemann

Clara K. Bauer

F, b. 22 November 1902, d. 19 April 1996
Father*Joseph Bauer b. 17 Apr 1864, d. 1930
Mother*Augusta Schwartz b. 26 Feb 1880, d. Apr 1932
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Coyne.
Life EventDateDescription
MarriageClara K. Bauer married Herbert J. Coyne.
Birth22 November 1902Clara K. Bauer was born on 22 November 1902 at Wisconsin.
She was the daughter of Joseph Bauer and Augusta Schwartz.
Death19 April 1996Clara K. Bauer died on 19 April 1996 at age 93.

Children of Clara K. Bauer and Herbert J. Coyne

Herbert J. Coyne

M, b. 22 February 1899, d. 25 August 1976
Life EventDateDescription
MarriageHerbert J. Coyne married Clara K. Bauer, daughter of Joseph Bauer and Augusta Schwartz.
Birth22 February 1899Herbert J. Coyne was born on 22 February 1899 at Wisconsin.
Death25 August 1976He died on 25 August 1976 at age 77.

Children of Herbert J. Coyne and Clara K. Bauer

James Joseph Coyne

M, b. 1 April 1923, d. October 1985
Father*Herbert J. Coyne b. 22 Feb 1899, d. 25 Aug 1976
Mother*Clara K. Bauer b. 22 Nov 1902, d. 19 Apr 1996
Jim Coyne 21 June 1942 Loretto, WI
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationJames Joseph Coyne was also known as Jim.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth1 April 1923James Joseph Coyne was born on 1 April 1923 at Bear Valley, Wisconsin.
He was the son of Herbert J. Coyne and Clara K. Bauer.
DeathOctober 1985James Joseph Coyne died in October 1985 at age 62.
  • On 21 June 1942 at Loretto, Wisconsin, photo of John Niemann, Jim Coyne, Charles Bauer - from scrapbook of Naomi (Mercer) Niemann.
    John Niemann, Jim Coyne, Charles Bauer 21 June 1942 Loretto, WI - from scrapbook of Naomi (Mercer) Niemann