Leslie Herbert Heldt

M, b. 13 June 1916, d. 22 April 1987
Father*John Heldt b. 24 Jul 1873, d. 1937
Mother*Wilhelmine Emilie Ema Klemme b. 11 May 1877, d. 1950
Census DateLocation
14 January 1920Yellowhead, Kanakakee, IllinoisLeslie Herbert Heldt was listed as a son in John Heldt's household on the 1920 Census at Yellowhead, Kanakakee, Illinois.1
9 April 1930Yellowhead, Kanakakee, IllinoisLeslie Herbert Heldt was listed as a son in John Heldt's household on the 1930 Census at Yellowhead, Kanakakee, Illinois.2

Citations

  1. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED137. Dwelling 130.
  2. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED46-50. Dwelling 43.

Irene Emma Heldt

F, b. 8 November 1918, d. 8 June 1996
Father*John Heldt b. 24 Jul 1873, d. 1937
Mother*Wilhelmine Emilie Ema Klemme b. 11 May 1877, d. 1950
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Matthias.
Census DateLocation
14 January 1920Yellowhead, Kanakakee, IllinoisIrene Emma Heldt was listed as a daughter in John Heldt's household on the 1920 Census at Yellowhead, Kanakakee, Illinois.1
9 April 1930Yellowhead, Kanakakee, IllinoisIrene Emma Heldt was listed as a daughter in John Heldt's household on the 1930 Census at Yellowhead, Kanakakee, Illinois.2

Citations

  1. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED137. Dwelling 130.
  2. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED46-50. Dwelling 43.

(?) Klemme

?
Father*Henry August Klemme b. 18 Jan 1888, d. 21 Mar 1983
Mother*Anna Sophia Schmidt b. 21 Mar 1893, d. 24 Sep 1968

Rosina J. Bubs

F, b. 21 February 1895, d. August 1967
Rose (Bubs) Klemme 1957
Rose (Bubs) Klemme 1967
Father*Albert Bubs b. 29 Jun 1859, d. Feb 1948
Mother*Minnie C. Zornow b. Dec 1862, d. 1927
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationRosina J. Bubs was also known as Rosy J.
Name VariationRosina J. Bubs was also known as Rose.
Married Name20 February 1917As of 20 February 1917,her married name was Klemme.
  • Rosina J. Bubs was born on 21 February 1895 at South Dakota.
  • She was the daughter of Albert Bubs and Minnie C. Zornow.
  • Rose Bubs witnessed the burial of Louisa Klemme in July 1908 at Plymouth, Iowa; Mr and Mrs H F Klemme, Mrs Bubs, and daughters Rosa and Anna, attended funeral of Lulu Klemme.
  • Rosina J. Bubs married Alfred August Klemme, son of August Klemme and Wilhelmine A. Buehre, on 20 February 1917 at Trinity Lutheran Church, Akron, Iowa, The marriage of Mr. Alfred Klemme and Miss Rosina Bubs was solemnized at the Akron German Lutheran church on Tuesday, February 20, 1917, at 1:30 p.m., in the presence of relatives and a large assemblage of friends. The pastor, Rev. F. A. Meske, officiated, conducting the nuptial service in English. The bride was attended by her sister, Miss Lydia Bubs, and the groom by his brother, Elmer Klemme. Miss Frances Meske played the wedding march, "Bridal Chimes." The bride was most becomingly attired in white messaline, with pearl and silver trimming, and wore a tulle veil and wreath of orange blossoms. Her maid was gowned in white allover net embroidery. Following the ceremony, a sumptuous wedding dinner was partaken of by the near relatives of the contracting parties at the home of the groom's parents, Mr. and Mrs. Aug. Klemme, of this city. The bride is a daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Albert Bubs, near Spink, S.D. She is a young woman of pleasant personality and is endowed with many useful attainments. For the past two years she has been employed in the home of Mr. and Mrs. Frank Bonney, of this place, during which time she has also been ticket seller at the Majestic theatre. The groom has gained the high respect and confidence of the entire community by his upright character and industrious habits. He has conducted a photograph studio and the Majestic theatre in this city during the past four or five years and has made a
    success in these lines. Both young people are deservedly popular in a wide circle of friends, who offer congratulations and wishes for a long and happy life companionship. Mr. and Mrs. Klemme at once began housekeeping in rooms adjoining the photographic studio.
    Mr. Klemme gave a free show at the Majestic Tuesday evening on behalf of himself and bride, and a large number of people accepted and enjoyed their hospitality.
    Lemars Semi Weekly Sentinel March 2, 1917 - Alfred Klemme and Rosina Bubs wedding announcement
  • Rosina J. Bubs died in August 1967 at age 72.
Census DateLocation
12 June 1900Spink, Union, South DakotaRosina J. Bubs was listed as a daughter in Albert Bubs's household on the 1900 Census at Spink, Union, South Dakota.1
20 April 1910Spink, Union, South DakotaRosina J. Bubs was listed as a daughter in Albert Bubs's household on the 1910 Census at Spink, Union, South Dakota.2
     On 15 December 1910 at Akron Register-Tribune Wm. Waag and sister, Minnie, and Rose Bubs, from Spink, S.D., visited from
Saturday until Tuesday at the latter’s sister’s, Mrs. Edwin Klemme. On 21 September 1916 at Akron Register newspaper Wm. Bubs and family are rejoicing over the arrival of a new son on Thursday
of last week.
The Edwin Klemme family, of Ruble, Ia., and Rose Bubs, of Akron, visited at
the Wm. Bubs home and became acquainted with the new boy. In June 1928 at Register-Tribune, Akron, Plymouth, Iowa, Mr. and Mrs. Edwin Klemme entertained as Sunday guests Chas. Reams and
daughter and Miss Loretta Bubs, of near Spink, S.D; Mr. and Mrs. A.C.
Klemme of Merrill; Mr. and Mrs. Alfred Klemme and children and Mr. and Mrs.
Alex Klemme and children. On 26 November 1935 at Plymouth, Iowa, August and Wilhelmine (Buehre) Klemme 50th wedding anniversary celebration. On 20 February 1957 Alfred and Rose Klemme 40th wedding anniversary.
Alfred and Rose Klemme - 40th wedding anniversary 20 Feb 1957
On 26 February 1960 at Plymouth, Iowa, attended surprise party held for Mrs Anna (Bubs) Klemme, hosted by her son Walter. On 10 October 1965 at Beecher, Will, Illinois, attended Albert and Blondina (Ohlendorf) Bruns 50th wedding anniversary celebration. In February 1967 at Akron, Iowa, Alfred and Rose (Bubs) Klemme 50th wedding anniversary.
Lemars Globe Post February 13, 1967 - Alfred and Rose (Bubs) Klemme 50th wedding anniversary
In August 1967 at Cleveland, Ohio, Alfred and Rosina (Bubs) Klemme and Anna (Bubs) Klemme attended Zornow family reunion.
Akron Register Tribune August 3, 1967 - Alfred and Rosina (Bubs) Klemme and Anna (Bubs) Klemme attended Zornow family reunion

Children of Rosina J. Bubs and Alfred August Klemme

Citations

  1. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED340. Dwelling 99.
  2. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED430. Dwelling 13.

Wilmer Clarence Klemme

M, b. 18 October 1919, d. 9 March 1963
Father*Alfred August Klemme b. 8 Jul 1894, d. 10 Dec 1969
Mother*Rosina J. Bubs b. 21 Feb 1895, d. Aug 1967
  • Wilmer Clarence Klemme was born on 18 October 1919 also reported 15 Oct 1919.
  • He was the son of Alfred August Klemme and Rosina J. Bubs.
  • Wilmer Clarence Klemme was the best man at the wedding of Fern Nitzschke and Erwin Wilmer Klemme on 17 August 1939 at Remsen, Plymouth, Iowa; Fern Nitzsche and Erwin Klemme marriage announcement.
  • Wilmer Clarence Klemme married Dorothy Baack, daughter of (?) Baack and Katherine (?), on 31 August 1947.
  • Wilmer Clarence Klemme died on 9 March 1963 at tractor accident at age 43.
    Tractor Upset Claims Wilmer Klemme
     Wilmer Clarence Klemme obtained US Social Security Card at Iowa; last residence not specified. In November 1944 Wilmer Clarence Klemme promoted to Staff Sergeant.
Akron Register Tribune November 30, 1944 - Wilmer Clarence Klemme promoted to Staff Sergeant
In July 1949 at LeMars, Plymouth, Iowa, attended the Klemme family picnic. On 28 July 1957 at Akron, Plymouth, Iowa, attended Klemme Picnic family reunion.

Child of Wilmer Clarence Klemme and Dorothy Baack

Gordon George Klemme

M, b. 9 October 1924, d. 24 November 2013
Gordon George Klemme
Father*Alfred August Klemme b. 8 Jul 1894, d. 10 Dec 1969
Mother*Rosina J. Bubs b. 21 Feb 1895, d. Aug 1967
  • Gordon George Klemme was born on 9 October 1924 at Akron, Plymouth, Iowa.
  • He was the son of Alfred August Klemme and Rosina J. Bubs.
  • Gordon George Klemme married Shirley Roane Morehead, daughter of Strachey Morehead and Goldie Jones, on 15 September 1945.
  • Gordon George Klemme died on 24 November 2013 at Iowa at age 89 Gordon Klemme, 89, of Akron, Iowa passed away peacefully, Sunday, November 24, 2013 at his home, surrounded by his loving family and friends.

    A memorial service will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Wednesday, November 27, 2003 at Immanuel Lutheran Church in Akron. Pastors Jim Berka and Glenn Packiam will officiate. Private family inurnment will be in Riverside Cemetery in Akron. Visitation with the family will commence at 10:00 AM until service time on Wednesday and immediately following the service during a time of lunch and fellowship, all at the church. The Carlsen Funeral Home- Schroeder Chapel in Akron is in charge of arrangements. Expressions of sympathy can be extended to the family through www.carlsenfuneralhome.com.

    Gordon George Klemme was born October 9, 1924 in Akron, Iowa, the son of Alfred and Rosina Klemme. He graduated from Akron High School in 1942. He was united in marriage to Shirley Roane Morehead on September 15, 1945.

    After high school, Gordon briefly worked in the shipyards in California learning the craft of welding. He returned to Iowa to farm with his father. In the late 50's he and the family spent a few winters in California where he worked in the construction trade. During those years, he was also an avid go-kart racer and designed many engine improvements. He also sold mutual funds for a few years. Gordon was a lifelong farmer and retired in1980. He led a very active life through a variety of hobbies and interests, which included fishing, hunting, hiking, playing cards, golfing, playing pool, taxidermy, playing horseshoes, flying, and ballroom dancing. He generously shared his mechanical ingenuity and skills with his family and friends through designing, building, and repairing things.

    Survivors include his daughters: Roxanne Michael and husband Bill of Akron IA, Coyla Trotzig and husband Joe of Naples, FL; his granddaughters: Holly Packiam and husband Glenn of Colorado Springs, CO, Alison MacPhail and husband Danny of Modesto, CA, Abby Milbrodt and husband Mark of Springdale, AK; great grandchildren: Sophia, Norah, Jonas, and Jane Packiam, Ava and Landon Milbrodt; and his sister-in-law and husband: Betty and Harvey Klemme of Akron; and several nieces and nephews.

    He was preceded in death by his parents: Alfred and Rosina (Bubs) Klemme; his brother Wilmer Klemme; his granddaughter Jayna Trotzig and his wife: Shirley Klemme.
     On 26 November 1935 at Plymouth, Iowa, August and Wilhelmine (Buehre) Klemme 50th wedding anniversary celebration. In July 1949 at LeMars, Plymouth, Iowa, attended the Klemme family picnic. On 28 July 1957 at Akron, Plymouth, Iowa, attended Klemme Picnic family reunion.

John William Frerichs

M, b. August 1871
John Frerichs
John and Ida Klemme Frerichs
Father*J. B. Frerichs
Mother*Maria Grumm
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationJohn William Frerichs was also known as J. W.
Census DateLocation
19 June 1900Preston, Plymouth, IowaJohn William Frerichs was listed as the head of a family on the 1900 Census at Preston, Plymouth, Iowa.1
9 May 1910Portland, Plymouth, IowaHe was listed as the head of a family on the 1910 Census at Portland, Plymouth, Iowa.2
6 January 1920Fairview, Osceola, IowaHe was listed as the head of a family on the 1920 Census at Fairview, Osceola, Iowa.3

Children of John William Frerichs and Ida Klemme

Citations

  1. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED105. Dwelling 155.
  2. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED119. Dwelling 88.
  3. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED113. Dwelling 30.

Clara Mina Marie Frerichs

F, b. 28 March 1905
Clara Frerichs
Father*John William Frerichs b. Aug 1871
Mother*Ida Klemme b. 2 Dec 1880, d. bt 1928 - 1932
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationClara Mina Marie Frerichs was also known as M. Clara.
Married Name1 January 1924As of 1 January 1924,her married name was Rehborg.
Census DateLocation
9 May 1910Portland, Plymouth, IowaClara Mina Marie Frerichs was listed as a daughter in John William Frerichs's household on the 1910 Census at Portland, Plymouth, Iowa.1
6 January 1920Fairview, Osceola, IowaClara Mina Marie Frerichs was listed as a daughter in John William Frerichs's household on the 1920 Census at Fairview, Osceola, Iowa.2
9 April 1930Fairview, Osceola, IowaClara Mina Marie Frerichs was listed as wife in Arthur Walter Rehborg's household on the 1930 Census at Fairview, Osceola, Iowa.3
     In June 1949 at Lake, Iowa, attended confirmation celebration for cousins Maureen and Beverly Rehborg.

Children of Clara Mina Marie Frerichs and Arthur Walter Rehborg

Citations

  1. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED119. Dwelling 88.
  2. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED113. Dwelling 30.
  3. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED72-5. Dwelling 49.

Arthur Walter Rehborg

M, b. 1 February 1902, d. 31 January 1960
Father*Herman Rehborg b. 19 Nov 1878
Mother*Tillie Noerenberg b. Nov 1880
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationArthur Walter Rehborg was also known as A. W.
  • Arthur Walter Rehborg was born on 1 February 1902 at Harris, Iowa.
  • He was the son of Herman Rehborg and Tillie Noerenberg.
  • Arthur Walter Rehborg married Clara Mina Marie Frerichs, daughter of John William Frerichs and Ida Klemme, on 1 January 1924.
  • Arthur Walter Rehborg witnessed the burial of August Klemme after 13 February 1940 at Preston Township Lutheran Church cemetery, Preston, Plymouth, Iowa.
  • Arthur Walter Rehborg, as the father of the bride, attended the wedding of Wayne Woolridge and Marlys Rehborg on 6 January 1952 at Horton, Iowa; Marlys Rehborg and Wayne Woolridge marriage announcement.
  • Arthur Walter Rehborg died on 31 January 1960 at age 57 Arthur Walter Rehborg obituary.
    Lake Park News February 11, 1960 - Arthur Walter Rehborg obituary
Census DateLocation
21 April 1910Fairview, Osceola, IowaArthur Walter Rehborg was listed as a son in Herman Rehborg's household on the 1910 Census at Fairview, Osceola, Iowa.1
6 January 1920Fairview, Osceola, IowaArthur Walter Rehborg was listed as a son in Herman Rehborg's household on the 1920 Census at Fairview, Osceola, Iowa.2
9 April 1930Fairview, Osceola, IowaArthur Walter Rehborg was listed as the head of a family on the 1930 Census at Fairview, Osceola, Iowa.3
     Arthur Walter Rehborg obtained US Social Security Card at Iowa; last residence not specified. In June 1949 at Lake, Iowa, attended confirmation celebration for cousins Maureen and Beverly Rehborg.

Children of Arthur Walter Rehborg and Clara Mina Marie Frerichs

Citations

  1. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED98. Dwelling 77.
  2. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED113. Dwelling 26.
  3. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED72-5. Dwelling 49.

Wallace John Frerichs

M, b. 1 February 1901, d. 4 October 1966
Wallace Frerichs
Father*John William Frerichs b. Aug 1871
Mother*Ida Klemme b. 2 Dec 1880, d. bt 1928 - 1932
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationWallace John Frerichs was also known as J. C. Wallace.
Census DateLocation
9 May 1910Portland, Plymouth, IowaWallace John Frerichs was listed as a son in John William Frerichs's household on the 1910 Census at Portland, Plymouth, Iowa.1
6 January 1920Fairview, Osceola, IowaWallace John Frerichs was listed as a son in John William Frerichs's household on the 1920 Census at Fairview, Osceola, Iowa.2
16 April 1930Horton, Osceola, IowaWallace John Frerichs was listed as the head of a family on the 1930 Census at Horton, Osceola, Iowa.3
     Wallace John Frerichs obtained US Social Security Card at Minnesota; last residence Stockholm, Pepin, Wisconsin. In June 1949 at Lake, Iowa, attended confirmation celebration for cousins Maureen and Beverly Rehborg.

Citations

  1. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED119. Dwelling 88.
  2. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED113. Dwelling 30.
  3. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED72-12. Dwelling 6.

Alma Augusta Rehborg

F, b. 19 December 1905, d. 3 March 1978
Father*Herman Rehborg b. 19 Nov 1878
Mother*Tillie Noerenberg b. Nov 1880
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name25 December 1924As of 25 December 1924,her married name was Frerichs.
Census DateLocation
21 April 1910Fairview, Osceola, IowaAlma Augusta Rehborg was listed as a daughter in Herman Rehborg's household on the 1910 Census at Fairview, Osceola, Iowa.1
6 January 1920Fairview, Osceola, IowaAlma Augusta Rehborg was listed as a daughter in Herman Rehborg's household on the 1920 Census at Fairview, Osceola, Iowa.2
16 April 1930Horton, Osceola, IowaAlma Augusta Rehborg was listed as a daughter in Wallace John Frerichs's household on the 1930 Census at Horton, Osceola, Iowa.3
     Alma Augusta Rehborg obtained US Social Security Card at Minnesota; last residence Worthington, Nobles, Minnesota. In June 1949 at Lake, Iowa, attended confirmation celebration for cousins Maureen and Beverly Rehborg.

Citations

  1. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED98. Dwelling 77.
  2. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED113. Dwelling 26.
  3. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED72-12. Dwelling 6.

Gustav Richard Jans

M, b. 23 March 1879, d. 27 January 1963
Gus Jans
Gus and Millie Klemme Jans and son Raymond
Father*Peter Jans b. 19 Oct 1834, d. 29 Dec 1903
Mother*Wilhelmina C. Albert b. Dec 1840, d. 1922
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationGustav Richard Jans was also known as Gust.
Name VariationGustav Richard Jans was also known as Gustave Richard.
Name VariationGustav Richard Jans was also known as Janz.
Name VariationGustav Richard Jans was also known as Gus.
Census DateLocation
1880Springfield, Cedar, IowaGustav Richard Jans was listed as a son in Peter Jans's household on the 1880 Census at Springfield, Cedar, Iowa.1
1930Plymouth, IowaGustav Richard Jans was listed as the head of a family on the 1930 Census at Plymouth, Iowa.
     On 6 August 1909 at LeMars Sentinel Gust JANS, from near Spink, S. D., has rented the Chris KLEMME farm for the coming year. Mr. KLEMME and wife will retire from farm life and move to LeMars.

Child of Gustav Richard Jans and Emilie Klemme

Citations

  1. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, NA Film Number T9-0331 Page Number 77B.

Raymond Jans

M, b. circa 1905
Raymond Jans
Father*Gustav Richard Jans b. 23 Mar 1879, d. 27 Jan 1963
Mother*Emilie Klemme b. 26 Feb 1884, d. 8 Jun 1924
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationRaymond Jans was also known as Janz.

Daryl Lee Klemme

M, b. 11 August 1936
Father*Emrey C. Klemme b. 4 Feb 1893, d. Feb 1982
Mother*Frieda Schmidt b. 19 Dec 1894, d. Jul 1986
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationDaryl Lee Klemme was also known as Darryl Lee.

Child of Daryl Lee Klemme and Margaret Louise Pickle

Dale Dean Klemme

M, b. 11 August 1936, d. 26 September 2005
Father*Emrey C. Klemme b. 4 Feb 1893, d. Feb 1982
Mother*Frieda Schmidt b. 19 Dec 1894, d. Jul 1986
  • Dale Dean Klemme was born on 11 August 1936 twin with Daryl.
  • He was the son of Emrey C. Klemme and Frieda Schmidt.
  • Dale Dean Klemme died on 26 September 2005 at age 69 Dale D. Klemme, 69, of Akron, died Monday, Sept. 26, 2005, at the Black Hawk Life Care Center in Lake View.
    Dale Dean Klemme was born Aug. 11, 1936, the son of Emrey and Freda (Schmidt) Klemme. He was baptized and confirmed into the Lutheran faith at St. John Evangelical Lutheran Church in Preston Township, rural Akron. He attended country school in Preston Township. He later attended high school in Akron and graduated from Akron High School.
    He was united in marriage to Arlene LaVonne Yates, the daughter of Clarence and Leona (Kisting) Yates, on Nov. 30, 1957, by the Rev. Henry Dirks at St. John Evangelical Lutheran, Preston Township. Together, they are the parents of four children, Daniel, Kevin, Cindy and Kym. The couple farmed in Preston Township for many years. In the early 1990s, he retired from farming due to failing health. He went to work for seven years at Coil Craft in Hawarden as a bonder for computer chips. In the summer of 2000, he entered the care center for his Alzheimer's disease.
    He was a longtime member of St. John Evangelical Lutheran Church, Preston Township. He was also a member of the Full Gospel Men's Association. He was a strong supporter of Christian beliefs and activities. He enjoyed playing his guitar and singing Christian songs. He also enjoyed riding horses and raising cattle, where he received an award for best feeder cattle.
    He will be greatly missed by all who knew him.
    Survivors include his wife of 47 years, Arlene of Akron; four children: Daniel of Akron, Kevin and his wife, Holly of Columbia, Tenn., Cindy Foley and her husband, Dave of Le Mars and Kym Rich and her husband, Chris of Le Mars; eight grandchildren: Daniel Klemme and his wife, Jenny, Dana Klemme, Caitlin Roberts, Grace Roberts, Dominick Foley, Alex Foley, Daytona Foley, and Samantha Rich; three great-grandchildren: Keegan, Logan, and Camaron; a brother, Kenneth Klemme and his wife, Betty Jo of Hawaii, his twin brother Daryl Klemme and his wife, Louise of Akron; two sisters: Betty Jean Athens and her husband, Roger of Le Mars, and Verla Mae Jacobs of California; and numerous nieces and nephews.
    He was preceded in death by his parents; a brother, Marvin Klemme; a stepsister, Mildred Laudenschlager; a niece: Marlene Klemme; and a nephew, Dana Laudenslayer.
    Funeral services will be at 1 p.m. Friday at St. John Evangelical Lutheran Church, Preston Township, 22543 C-16, rural Akron, with the Rev. Jerry Crow officiating. Burial will follow in the church cemetery. Visitation will be after 3 p.m. today (Thursday) with the family present after 6 p.m., and a prayer service at 7 p.m., all at the Carlsen Funeral Home - Schroeder Chapel, Akron.
    Pallbearers will be Chris Rich, Dave Foley, Dana Klemme, Stan Jacobs, Jeff Klemme, and Dennis Wilken. Honorary pallbearers will be Leonard Koch, Jack Fara, Daniel Klemme, Darwin Klemme and Allan Witt.
     On 30 June 1974 at Akron, Plymouth, Iowa, 90 family members attended the annual Klemme Reunion.

Child of Dale Dean Klemme

Mildred O. Klemme

F, b. 6 December 1912, d. 26 November 2004
Father*Emrey C. Klemme b. 4 Feb 1893, d. Feb 1982
Mother*Adele Ahrens b. 30 Mar 1893, d. 21 Sep 1983
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationMildred O. Klemme was also known as Willms surname of step-father.
Married Name19 September 1934As of 19 September 1934,her married name was Meske.
Married Name15 November 1975As of 15 November 1975,her married name was Laudenslayer.
Married Name15 November 1975As of 15 November 1975,her married name was Laudenschlager.
  • Mildred O. Klemme was born on 6 December 1912 at Union, South Dakota.
  • She was the daughter of Emrey C. Klemme and Adele Ahrens.
  • Mildred O. Klemme married Ernest Meske on 19 September 1934.
  • Mildred O. Klemme married Leonard Laudenschlager on 15 November 1975.
  • Mildred O. Klemme died on 26 November 2004 at Le Mars, Plymouth, Iowa, at age 91 Mildred O. Laudenschlager, 91, of Le Mars, died Friday, Nov. 26, 2004, at Floyd Valley Hospital in Le Mars.
    Mildred O. Laudenschlager was born Dec. 6, 1912, in Union County, S.D., the daughter of Emery and Adele (Ahrens) Klemme. She attended Sayles and Mount Hope Schools. On Sept. 19, 1934, Mildred and Ernest Meske were united in marriage at Trinity Lutheran Church in Akron, by the Rev. Fred Meske. The couple farmed in Plymouth County, Iowa and Union County, S.D. Mildred attended Union Creek Lutheran Church, West Akron, Iowa. She was actively involved with Church Council, Sunday School, missions, and WELCA. Ernest died in 1963.
    On Nov. 15, 1975, Mildred married Leonard Laudenschlager in Oakland, Neb. The couple made their home in Oakland until Leonard died in 1993. Mildred then moved to Le Mars to be closer to her family. She attended St. John's Lutheran Church in Le Mars and participated in WELCA.
    Mildred enjoyed visiting, spending time with her family, and playing almost any card game. She had been a resident of Brentwood Good Samaritan Home in Le Mars for the past three months.
    Survivors include her daughters, Vanita Meske of Custer, S.D., and Yvonne Law and her husband, Don, of Le Mars; five grandchildren: Mark Olson and his wife, Cindy of Akron, Julie Bock and her husband, David of West Jordan, Utah, Teresa Birkley and her husband, John of Bronson, Sherri Permeswaran and her husband, Permes of Le Mars, and Lori Heil and her husband Doug of Mobridge, S.D; 10 great-grandchildren, Ashley and Amanda Olson, Mindy Bock, Craig and Andrea Luesebrink, Vijay, Palani and Yashila Permeswaran, Katie and Joey Heil; sisters Betty Athens and Verla Mae Jacobs; brothers Daryl Klemme, Dale Klemme, and Kenneth Klemme; two sisters-in-law, Marge Scholten and her husband, Vic of Sheldon, and Deloris Meske of Sioux City.
    She was preceded in death by her parents, husbands Ernest and Leonard; two sisers, Velma Groon and Ida Muth, and three brothers Howard Willms and Louis Willms, and Marvin Klemme.
    Funeral services were at 10:30 a.m. today (Monday) at St. John's Lutheran Church in Le Mars. The Rev. Gary Landsness officiated. Burial was in Union Creek Cemetery, West Akron. Visitation began at 2 p.m. Sunday at the Mauer-Johnson Funeral Home in Le Mars, with the family present from 5 to 7 p.m. and a prayer service at 7 p.m. There was also one hour of visitation at the church prior to the funeral.
    Pallbearers were be Mark Olson, Doug Heil, Permes Permeswaran, John Birkley, Vijay Permeswaran, Craig Luesebrink, and David Bock.
     Mildred went by Willms, but was never adopted. On legal matters, she had to use the name Klemme.

Edwin W. Boehner

M, b. 25 September 1885, d. January 1968
Edwin W Boehner 1960
Father*Emil Boehner b. Feb 1857, d. 3 Oct 1933
Mother*Elisabeth Wilhelmina Sophie Lina Klemme b. 18 Apr 1862, d. 22 Mar 1949
Census DateLocation
22 June 1900Crete, Will, IllinoisEdwin W. Boehner was listed as a son in Emil Boehner's household on the 1900 Census at Crete, Will, Illinois.1
22 April 1910Crete, Will, IllinoisEdwin W. Boehner was listed as a son in Emil Boehner's household on the 1910 Census at Crete, Will, Illinois.2
8 January 1920Crete, Will, IllinoisEdwin W. Boehner was listed as the head of a family on the 1920 Census at Crete, Will, Illinois.3
     Edwin W. Boehner obtained US Social Security Card at Illinois; last residence Chicago Heights, Cook, Illinois. In October 1960 Edwin W and Martha (Bisping) Boehner 50th wedding anniversary.
Chicago Heights Star Chicago Heights Illinois October 2, 1960 - Edwin W and Martha (Bisping) Boehner 50th wedding anniversary

Child of Edwin W. Boehner and Martha Bisping

Citations

  1. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED101. Dwelling 321.
  2. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1910; Census Place: Crete, Will, Illinois; Roll: T624_333; Page: 15B; Enumeration District: 144; Image: 598.
  3. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1920;Census Place: Crete, Will, Illinois; Roll: T625_414; Page: 3A; Enumeration District: 146; Image: 629.

Olive Boehner

F, b. August 1888, d. between 1949 and 1967
Father*Emil Boehner b. Feb 1857, d. 3 Oct 1933
Mother*Elisabeth Wilhelmina Sophie Lina Klemme b. 18 Apr 1862, d. 22 Mar 1949
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Namecirca 1921As of circa 1921,her married name was Tate.
Census DateLocation
22 June 1900Crete, Will, IllinoisOlive Boehner was listed as a daughter in Emil Boehner's household on the 1900 Census at Crete, Will, Illinois.1
17 April 1930Crete, Will, IllinoisOlive Boehner was listed as wife in Robert Tate's household on the 1930 Census at Crete, Will, Illinois; living at 39 1/2 Benton Street.2
     In November 1909 at Crete, Will, Illinois, attended Emil and Elisabeth (Klemme) Boehner 25th wedding anniversary celebration.

Citations

  1. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED101. Dwelling 321.
  2. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED99-2. Dwelling 361.

Elsie Caroline Boehner

F, b. 30 June 1892, d. April 1974
Father*Emil Boehner b. Feb 1857, d. 3 Oct 1933
Mother*Elisabeth Wilhelmina Sophie Lina Klemme b. 18 Apr 1862, d. 22 Mar 1949
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name29 July 1911As of 29 July 1911,her married name was George.
  • Elsie Caroline Boehner was born on 30 June 1892 at Illinois.
  • She was the daughter of Emil Boehner and Elisabeth Wilhelmina Sophie Lina Klemme.
  • Elsie Caroline Boehner witnessed the marriage of William F. Hinrichs and Myrtle Louella Klemme on 21 February 1909 at German Lutheran Church, Sollit, Illinois; Myrtle Klemme and William Hinrichs wedding announcement.
  • Elsie Caroline Boehner married Ira Homer George on 29 July 1911 at Chicago, Cook, Illinois, Elsie Caroline Boehner and Ira Homer George marriage announcement.
    Chicago Star Publications August 3, 1911 - Elsie Caroline Boehner and Ira Homer George marriage announcement
  • Elsie Caroline Boehner died in April 1974 at age 81.
Census DateLocation
22 June 1900Crete, Will, IllinoisElsie Caroline Boehner was listed as a daughter in Emil Boehner's household on the 1900 Census at Crete, Will, Illinois.1
22 April 1910Crete, Will, IllinoisElsie Caroline Boehner was listed as a daughter in Emil Boehner's household on the 1910 Census at Crete, Will, Illinois.2
5 April 1930Bloom Township, Chicago Heights City, Cook, IllinoisElsie Caroline Boehner was listed as wife in Ira Homer George's household on the 1930 Census at Bloom Township, Chicago Heights City, Cook, Illinois; living at 174 10th.3
     Elsie Caroline Boehner obtained US Social Security Card at Illinois; last residence Chicago Heights, Cook, Illinois.

Children of Elsie Caroline Boehner and Ira Homer George

Citations

  1. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED101. Dwelling 321.
  2. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1910; Census Place: Crete, Will, Illinois; Roll: T624_333; Page: 15B; Enumeration District: 144; Image: 598.
  3. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED16-2020. Dwelling 85.

Albert Boehner

M, b. December 1890, d. before 1949
Father*Emil Boehner b. Feb 1857, d. 3 Oct 1933
Mother*Elisabeth Wilhelmina Sophie Lina Klemme b. 18 Apr 1862, d. 22 Mar 1949
Census DateLocation
22 June 1900Crete, Will, IllinoisAlbert Boehner was listed as a son in Emil Boehner's household on the 1900 Census at Crete, Will, Illinois.1
22 April 1910Crete, Will, IllinoisAlbert Boehner was listed as a son in Emil Boehner's household on the 1910 Census at Crete, Will, Illinois.2
12 April 1930Crete, Will, IllinoisAlbert Boehner was listed as the head of a family on the 1930 Census at Crete, Will, Illinois.3

Children of Albert Boehner and Edna Luecke

Citations

  1. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED101. Dwelling 321.
  2. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1910; Census Place: Crete, Will, Illinois; Roll: T624_333; Page: 15B; Enumeration District: 144; Image: 598.
  3. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED99-2. Dwelling 282.

Viola Boehner

F, b. 26 July 1898, d. August 1979
Father*Emil Boehner b. Feb 1857, d. 3 Oct 1933
Mother*Elisabeth Wilhelmina Sophie Lina Klemme b. 18 Apr 1862, d. 22 Mar 1949
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Vermette.
Married Namebefore 1949As of before 1949,her married name was Bergan.
Married Namebefore 1967As of before 1967,her married name was Hansen.
  • Viola Boehner married Bob Vermette.
  • Viola Boehner was born on 26 July 1898 at Illinois also reported as July 1897.
  • She was the daughter of Emil Boehner and Elisabeth Wilhelmina Sophie Lina Klemme.
  • Viola Boehner witnessed the marriage of William F. Hinrichs and Myrtle Louella Klemme on 21 February 1909 at German Lutheran Church, Sollit, Illinois; Myrtle Klemme and William Hinrichs wedding announcement.
  • Viola Boehner was the maid of honor at the wedding of Edna Luecke and Albert Boehner in January 1917 at Cook, Illinois; Edna Luecke and Albert Boehner marriage announcement.
  • Viola Boehner married (?) Bergan before 1949.
  • Viola Boehner married (?) Hansen before 1967.
  • Viola Boehner died in August 1979 at Homewood, Illinois, at age 81 Viola (Boehner) Vermette Bergan Hansen obituary.
    Chicago Heights Chicago Heights Star August 16, 1979 - Viola (Boehner) Vermette Bergan Hansen obituary
Census DateLocation
22 June 1900Crete, Will, IllinoisViola Boehner was listed as a daughter in Emil Boehner's household on the 1900 Census at Crete, Will, Illinois.1
22 April 1910Crete, Will, IllinoisViola Boehner was listed as a daughter in Emil Boehner's household on the 1910 Census at Crete, Will, Illinois.2

Child of Viola Boehner and Bob Vermette

Citations

  1. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED101. Dwelling 321.
  2. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1910; Census Place: Crete, Will, Illinois; Roll: T624_333; Page: 15B; Enumeration District: 144; Image: 598.

Martha Bisping

F, b. May 1893, d. 1963
Martha (Bisping) Boehner 1960
Father*Christopher Bisping d. 1893
Mother*Dora Meyer b. 4 Feb 1851, d. 28 Feb 1928
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name12 October 1910As of 12 October 1910,her married name was Boehner.
Census DateLocation
9 June 1900Peotone, Will, IllinoisMartha Bisping was listed as a sister in Henry Bisping's household on the 1900 Census at Peotone, Will, Illinois.1
18 May 1910Peotone, Will, IllinoisMartha Bisping was listed as a daughter in Dora Meyer's household on the 1910 Census at Peotone, Will, Illinois; living next door to Herman Bisping.2
8 January 1920Crete, Will, IllinoisMartha Bisping was listed as wife in Edwin W. Boehner's household on the 1920 Census at Crete, Will, Illinois.3
     In October 1960 Edwin W and Martha (Bisping) Boehner 50th wedding anniversary.
Chicago Heights Star Chicago Heights Illinois October 2, 1960 - Edwin W and Martha (Bisping) Boehner 50th wedding anniversary

Child of Martha Bisping and Edwin W. Boehner

Citations

  1. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1900; Census Place: Peotone, Will, Illinois; Roll: T623_354; Page: 5A; Enumeration District: 141.
  2. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1910; Census Place: Peotone, Will, Illinois; Roll: T624_333; Page: 7B; Enumeration District: 0190; Image: 1010; FHL Number: 1374346.
  3. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1920;Census Place: Crete, Will, Illinois; Roll: T625_414; Page: 3A; Enumeration District: 146; Image: 629.

Chris Vernon Boehner

M, b. 12 October 1913, d. 4 July 1987
Father*Edwin W. Boehner b. 25 Sep 1885, d. Jan 1968
Mother*Martha Bisping b. May 1893, d. 1963
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationChris Vernon Boehner was also known as C. Vernon.
Name VariationChris Vernon Boehner was also known as Vernon.
  • Chris Vernon Boehner married Helen (?).
  • Chris Vernon Boehner was born on 12 October 1913 at Illinois.
  • He was the son of Edwin W. Boehner and Martha Bisping.
  • Chris Vernon Boehner died on 4 July 1987 at age 73 C Vernon Boehner obituary.
    Homewood Star July 9, 1987 - C Vernon Boehner obituary
Census DateLocation
8 January 1920Crete, Will, IllinoisChris Vernon Boehner was listed as a son in Edwin W. Boehner's household on the 1920 Census at Crete, Will, Illinois.1
     In October 1960 Edwin W and Martha (Bisping) Boehner 50th wedding anniversary.

Child of Chris Vernon Boehner and Helen (?)

Citations

  1. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1920;Census Place: Crete, Will, Illinois; Roll: T625_414; Page: 3A; Enumeration District: 146; Image: 629.

Louis Hoffman

M

Robert Tate

M, b. circa 1893
Census DateLocation
17 April 1930Crete, Will, IllinoisRobert Tate was listed as the head of a family on the 1930 Census at Crete, Will, Illinois, living at 39 1/2 Benton Street.1

Citations

  1. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED99-2. Dwelling 361.

Ira Homer George

M, b. 18 August 1892, d. March 1975
  • Ira Homer George was born on 18 August 1892 at Kansas.
  • He married Elsie Caroline Boehner, daughter of Emil Boehner and Elisabeth Wilhelmina Sophie Lina Klemme, on 29 July 1911 at Chicago, Cook, Illinois, Elsie Caroline Boehner and Ira Homer George marriage announcement.
    Chicago Star Publications August 3, 1911 - Elsie Caroline Boehner and Ira Homer George marriage announcement
  • Ira Homer George died in March 1975 at age 82.
Census DateLocation
5 April 1930Bloom Township, Chicago Heights City, Cook, IllinoisIra Homer George was listed as the head of a family on the 1930 Census at Bloom Township, Chicago Heights City, Cook, Illinois, living at 174 10th.1
     Ira Homer George obtained US Social Security Card at Illinois; last residence Chicago Heights, Cook, Illinois.

Children of Ira Homer George and Elsie Caroline Boehner

Citations

  1. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED16-2020. Dwelling 85.

Kenneth George

M, b. 12 April 1912, d. January 1976
Father*Ira Homer George b. 18 Aug 1892, d. Mar 1975
Mother*Elsie Caroline Boehner b. 30 Jun 1892, d. Apr 1974
Census DateLocation
5 April 1930Bloom Township, Chicago Heights City, Cook, IllinoisKenneth George was listed as a son in Ira Homer George's household on the 1930 Census at Bloom Township, Chicago Heights City, Cook, Illinois; living at 174 10th.1
     Kenneth George obtained US Social Security Card at Illinois; last residence Chicago Heights, Cook, Illinois.

Citations

  1. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED16-2020. Dwelling 85.

Willard George

M, b. 29 May 1913, d. January 1988
Father*Ira Homer George b. 18 Aug 1892, d. Mar 1975
Mother*Elsie Caroline Boehner b. 30 Jun 1892, d. Apr 1974
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationWillard George was also known as "Butch".
Census DateLocation
5 April 1930Bloom Township, Chicago Heights City, Cook, IllinoisWillard George was listed as a son in Ira Homer George's household on the 1930 Census at Bloom Township, Chicago Heights City, Cook, Illinois; living at 174 10th.1
     Willard George obtained US Social Security Card at Illinois; last residence Chicago Heights, Cook, Illinois.

Citations

  1. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED16-2020. Dwelling 85.

Beatrice George

F, b. 12 December 1914, d. 29 March 1996
Father*Ira Homer George b. 18 Aug 1892, d. Mar 1975
Mother*Elsie Caroline Boehner b. 30 Jun 1892, d. Apr 1974
Census DateLocation
5 April 1930Bloom Township, Chicago Heights City, Cook, IllinoisBeatrice George was listed as a daughter in Ira Homer George's household on the 1930 Census at Bloom Township, Chicago Heights City, Cook, Illinois; living at 174 10th.1
     Beatrice George lived at South Holland, Illinois.

Citations

  1. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED16-2020. Dwelling 85.

Dorothy George

F, b. circa 1917, d. circa 1994
Father*Ira Homer George b. 18 Aug 1892, d. Mar 1975
Mother*Elsie Caroline Boehner b. 30 Jun 1892, d. Apr 1974
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Hoffman.
Census DateLocation
5 April 1930Bloom Township, Chicago Heights City, Cook, IllinoisDorothy George was listed as a daughter in Ira Homer George's household on the 1930 Census at Bloom Township, Chicago Heights City, Cook, Illinois; living at 174 10th.1
     Dorothy George lived at Park Forest, Illinois.

Citations

  1. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED16-2020. Dwelling 85.