Russell K. Kummer

M, b. 4 February 1929, d. 6 July 1990
Father*Curt William Kummer b. 5 Aug 1895, d. 15 Jun 1974
Mother*Elsie A. Breiter b. 23 Jan 1903, d. 29 Oct 1978
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationRussell K. Kummer was also known as Russel.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth4 February 1929Russell K. Kummer was born on 4 February 1929 at Wisconsin.
He was the son of Curt William Kummer and Elsie A. Breiter.
Death6 July 1990Russell K. Kummer died on 6 July 1990 at age 61.
Census DateLocationDescription
3 April 1930Lima, Pepin, WisconsinRussell K. Kummer was listed as a son in Curt William Kummer's household on the 1930 Census at Lima, Pepin, Wisconsin.1
  • Russell K. Kummer obtained US Social Security Card at Wisconsin; last residence not specified.

Citations

  1. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED5. Dwelling 37.

Duane Edmund Kummer

M, b. 22 March 1927, d. 4 February 1994
Father*Curt William Kummer b. 5 Aug 1895, d. 15 Jun 1974
Mother*Elsie A. Breiter b. 23 Jan 1903, d. 29 Oct 1978
Life EventDateDescription
Birth22 March 1927Duane Edmund Kummer was born on 22 March 1927.
He was the son of Curt William Kummer and Elsie A. Breiter.
Death4 February 1994Duane Edmund Kummer died on 4 February 1994 at age 66 Raised on a farm in NW Wisconsin, served in the Army of the Occupation in Germany following WWII, married a German girl from Munich, settled in Chippewa Falls, WI, was an expert cattle buyer, suffered from a stroke and was an invalid for the last eight years of his life. A good man Burial:
Forest Hill Cemetery
Chippewa Falls
Chippewa County
Wisconsin, USA
Plot: Near Flagpole.
Census DateLocationDescription
3 April 1930Lima, Pepin, WisconsinDuane Edmund Kummer was listed as a son in Curt William Kummer's household on the 1930 Census at Lima, Pepin, Wisconsin.1

Citations

  1. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED5. Dwelling 37.

Kenneth D. Kummer

M, b. 25 December 1931, d. 3 January 1995
Father*Curt William Kummer b. 5 Aug 1895, d. 15 Jun 1974
Mother*Elsie A. Breiter b. 23 Jan 1903, d. 29 Oct 1978
Life EventDateDescription
Birth25 December 1931Kenneth D. Kummer was born on 25 December 1931.
He was the son of Curt William Kummer and Elsie A. Breiter.
Death3 January 1995Kenneth D. Kummer died on 3 January 1995 at age 63.
  • Kenneth D. Kummer obtained US Social Security Card at Wisconsin; last residence Mondovi, Buffalo, Mondovi, Buffalo, Wisconsin.

Ernst Noerenberg

M, b. November 1872
Father*Christ Noerenberg b. May 1840, d. b 1920
Mother*Augusta Fandrey b. Jun 1846
Life EventDateDescription
BirthNovember 1872Ernst Noerenberg was born in November 1872 at Germany.
He was the son of Christ Noerenberg and Augusta Fandrey.
Census DateLocationDescription
13 June 1900Ash Grove, Iroquois, IllinoisErnst Noerenberg was listed as a son in Christ Noerenberg's household on the 1900 Census at Ash Grove, Iroquois, Illinois.1

Citations

  1. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1900; Census Place: Ash Grove, Iroquois, Illinois; Roll T623_307; Page: 8B; Enumeration District: 2.

Oskar Noerenberg

M, b. May 1877
Father*Christ Noerenberg b. May 1840, d. b 1920
Mother*Augusta Fandrey b. Jun 1846
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationOskar Noerenberg was also known as Oscar.
Life EventDateDescription
BirthMay 1877Oskar Noerenberg was born in May 1877 at Germany.
He was the son of Christ Noerenberg and Augusta Fandrey.
Census DateLocationDescription
13 June 1900Ash Grove, Iroquois, IllinoisOskar Noerenberg was listed as a son in Christ Noerenberg's household on the 1900 Census at Ash Grove, Iroquois, Illinois.1

Citations

  1. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1900; Census Place: Ash Grove, Iroquois, Illinois; Roll T623_307; Page: 8B; Enumeration District: 2.

Karl Noerenberg

M, b. 10 January 1884, d. 1920
Father*Christ Noerenberg b. May 1840, d. b 1920
Mother*Augusta Fandrey b. Jun 1846
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationKarl Noerenberg was also known as Carl.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth10 January 1884Karl Noerenberg was born on 10 January 1884 at Ash Grove, Illinois.
He was the son of Christ Noerenberg and Augusta Fandrey.
Marriagecirca 1911Karl Noerenberg married Lydia Rusche circa 1911 at Iowa.
Death1920Karl Noerenberg died in 1920 at at 36, Iowa.
Census DateLocationDescription
13 June 1900Ash Grove, Iroquois, IllinoisKarl Noerenberg was listed as a son in Christ Noerenberg's household on the 1900 Census at Ash Grove, Iroquois, Illinois.1

Children of Karl Noerenberg and Lydia Rusche

Citations

  1. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1900; Census Place: Ash Grove, Iroquois, Illinois; Roll T623_307; Page: 8B; Enumeration District: 2.

Minnie Noerenberg

F, b. 21 August 1887, d. 20 August 1962
Father*Christ Noerenberg b. May 1840, d. b 1920
Mother*Augusta Fandrey b. Jun 1846
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Rusche.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth21 August 1887Minnie Noerenberg was born on 21 August 1887 at Illinois also reported as Aug 1887.
She was the daughter of Christ Noerenberg and Augusta Fandrey.
Death20 August 1962Minnie Noerenberg died on 20 August 1962 at Nobles, Minnesota, at age 74.
Census DateLocationDescription
13 June 1900Ash Grove, Iroquois, IllinoisMinnie Noerenberg was listed as a daughter in Christ Noerenberg's household on the 1900 Census at Ash Grove, Iroquois, Illinois.1

Citations

  1. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1900; Census Place: Ash Grove, Iroquois, Illinois; Roll T623_307; Page: 8B; Enumeration District: 2.

William August Frederich Noerenberg

M, b. 10 December 1890, d. 15 February 1957
Father*Christ Noerenberg b. May 1840, d. b 1920
Mother*Augusta Fandrey b. Jun 1846
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationWilliam August Frederich Noerenberg was also known as Willie.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth10 December 1890William August Frederich Noerenberg was born on 10 December 1890 at Buckley, Illinois.
He was the son of Christ Noerenberg and Augusta Fandrey.
Marriage4 March 1919William August Frederich Noerenberg married Eliese Marie Reusch, daughter of John Reusch and Lizzie (?), on 4 March 1919 at Ocheyedan, Iowa.
Marriage19 September 1929William August Frederich Noerenberg married Lannie Veeder on 19 September 1929.
Death15 February 1957William August Frederich Noerenberg died on 15 February 1957 at Worthington, Minnesota, at age 66.
Census DateLocationDescription
13 June 1900Ash Grove, Iroquois, IllinoisWilliam August Frederich Noerenberg was listed as a son in Christ Noerenberg's household on the 1900 Census at Ash Grove, Iroquois, Illinois.1
21 April 1910Fairview, Osceola, IowaWilliam August Frederich Noerenberg was listed as a brother-in-law in Herman Rehborg's household on the 1910 Census at Fairview, Osceola, Iowa.2

Child of William August Frederich Noerenberg and Lannie Veeder

Child of William August Frederich Noerenberg and Eliese Marie Reusch

Citations

  1. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1900; Census Place: Ash Grove, Iroquois, Illinois; Roll T623_307; Page: 8B; Enumeration District: 2.
  2. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED98. Dwelling 77.

Louis B. Plueger

M, b. 18 August 1860, d. 21 March 1931
Life EventDateDescription
Birth18 August 1860Louis B. Plueger was born on 18 August 1860 at Belleville, St. Clair, Illinois.
Marriage11 March 1887He married Reika Dirks on 11 March 1887 at Plymouth, Iowa.
Death21 March 1931Louis B. Plueger died on 21 March 1931 at Plymouth, Iowa, at age 70.

Children of Louis B. Plueger and Reika Dirks

Reika Dirks

F, b. February 1866, d. after December 1938
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name11 March 1887As of 11 March 1887,her married name was Plueger.
Life EventDateDescription
BirthFebruary 1866Reika Dirks was born in February 1866 at Germany.
Marriage11 March 1887She married Louis B. Plueger on 11 March 1887 at Plymouth, Iowa.
Deathafter December 1938Reika Dirks died after December 1938.
  • On 29 December 1938 at LeMars Globe-Post Mr. and Mrs. Alex Klemme and daughter, Darlene, Mr. and Mrs. Leslie Klemme
    and Mrs. Louie Plueger spent Christmas eve at the Jack Borchers home near
    Brunsville.

Children of Reika Dirks and Louis B. Plueger

Fritz Plueger

M, b. December 1889
Father*Louis B. Plueger b. 18 Aug 1860, d. 21 Mar 1931
Mother*Reika Dirks b. Feb 1866, d. a Dec 1938
Life EventDateDescription
BirthDecember 1889Fritz Plueger was born in December 1889 at Plymouth, Iowa.
He was the son of Louis B. Plueger and Reika Dirks.

Albert Plueger

M, b. 6 March 1890, d. 7 June 1975
Father*Louis B. Plueger b. 18 Aug 1860, d. 21 Mar 1931
Mother*Reika Dirks b. Feb 1866, d. a Dec 1938
Life EventDateDescription
Birth6 March 1890Albert Plueger was born on 6 March 1890 at Plymouth, Iowa.
He was the son of Louis B. Plueger and Reika Dirks.
Death7 June 1975Albert Plueger died on 7 June 1975 at age 85 Albert Plueger, 85. Joshua Tree, Calif., a former longtime Craig farmer, died unexpectedly Sunday (June 7, 1975) at the home, of his daughter, Bernice.

Mr. Plueger had operated a motel at Joshua Tree and during the slack season, lived with his daughter. Funeral services were held Saturday in California.

Mr. Plueger is survived by two daughters, Bernice and Ruth of California, two sons, Raymond of Le Mars and Lester of North Sioux City.

He was preceded in death by two sisters, Mrs. Anna Gerdes, Le Mars, and Mrs. Mary Klemme of Akron, and a brother Henry of Akron.

Akron Register-Tribune, Akron, Iowa, Thursday, June 19, 1975.

John Plueger

M, b. 2 February 1895
Father*Louis B. Plueger b. 18 Aug 1860, d. 21 Mar 1931
Mother*Reika Dirks b. Feb 1866, d. a Dec 1938
Life EventDateDescription
Birth2 February 1895John Plueger was born on 2 February 1895 at Le Mars, Plymouth, Iowa.
He was the son of Louis B. Plueger and Reika Dirks.

Henry Plueger

M, b. 10 February 1897, d. before 1975
Father*Louis B. Plueger b. 18 Aug 1860, d. 21 Mar 1931
Mother*Reika Dirks b. Feb 1866, d. a Dec 1938
Life EventDateDescription
Birth10 February 1897Henry Plueger was born on 10 February 1897 at Le Mars, Plymouth, Iowa.
He was the son of Louis B. Plueger and Reika Dirks.
Deathbefore 1975Henry Plueger died before 1975.

Anna Plueger

F, b. April 1899, d. before 1975
Father*Louis B. Plueger b. 18 Aug 1860, d. 21 Mar 1931
Mother*Reika Dirks b. Feb 1866, d. a Dec 1938
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Gerdes.
Life EventDateDescription
MarriageAnna Plueger married (?) Gerdes.
BirthApril 1899Anna Plueger was born in April 1899.
She was the daughter of Louis B. Plueger and Reika Dirks.
Deathbefore 1975Anna Plueger died before 1975.

Ernest Meske

M, d. 1963
Life EventDateDescription
Marriage19 September 1934Ernest Meske married Mildred O. Klemme, daughter of Emrey C. Klemme and Adele Ahrens, on 19 September 1934.
Death1963Ernest Meske died in 1963.

Leonard Laudenschlager

M, b. 4 September 1910, d. 10 October 1993
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationLeonard Laudenschlager was also known as Laudenslayer.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth4 September 1910Leonard Laudenschlager was born on 4 September 1910.
Marriage15 November 1975He married Mildred O. Klemme, daughter of Emrey C. Klemme and Adele Ahrens, on 15 November 1975.
Death10 October 1993Leonard Laudenschlager died on 10 October 1993 at age 83.

Child of Leonard Laudenschlager

Velma E. Willms

F, b. 10 March 1931, d. 4 May 1999
Father*Ebbo Franzen Willms b. 11 Nov 1887
Mother*Adele Ahrens b. 30 Mar 1893, d. 21 Sep 1983
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Namebefore 1952As of before 1952,her married name was Fickbohm.
Married Name14 February 1971As of 14 February 1971,her married name was Groon.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth10 March 1931Velma E. Willms was born on 10 March 1931.
She was the daughter of Ebbo Franzen Willms and Adele Ahrens.
Marriage14 February 1971Velma E. Willms married Herbert C. Groon, son of Henry John Groon and Sophia Maria Fickbohm, on 14 February 1971 at Alcester, South Dakota.
Death4 May 1999Velma E. Willms died on 4 May 1999 at age 68.
  • Velma E. Willms obtained US Social Security Card at South Dakota; last residence Alcester, Union, South Dakota.

Ida Johanna Willms

F, b. 3 March 1921, d. before November 2004
Father*Ebbo Franzen Willms b. 11 Nov 1887
Mother*Adele Ahrens b. 30 Mar 1893, d. 21 Sep 1983
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Muth.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth3 March 1921Ida Johanna Willms was born on 3 March 1921.
She was the daughter of Ebbo Franzen Willms and Adele Ahrens.
Deathbefore November 2004Ida Johanna Willms died before November 2004.

Ardes Ekle

F, b. 16 August 1918, d. 29 October 1967
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name23 August 1942As of 23 August 1942,her married name was Groon.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth16 August 1918Ardes Ekle was born on 16 August 1918.
Marriage23 August 1942She married Herbert C. Groon, son of Henry John Groon and Sophia Maria Fickbohm, on 23 August 1942 at Las Vegas, Nevada.
Death29 October 1967Ardes Ekle died on 29 October 1967 at age 49.

Child of Ardes Ekle and Herbert C. Groon

Marlene Beth Groon

F, b. 20 February 1944, d. 15 June 1998
Father*Herbert C. Groon b. 11 Oct 1916, d. 14 Jul 1997
Mother*Ardes Ekle b. 16 Aug 1918, d. 29 Oct 1967
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Fedderson.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth20 February 1944Marlene Beth Groon was born on 20 February 1944 at Los Angeles, California.
She was the daughter of Herbert C. Groon and Ardes Ekle.
Death15 June 1998Marlene Beth Groon died on 15 June 1998 at Marshall, Lyon, Minnesota, at age 54.

Gerald H. Groon Sr.

M, b. 21 January 1934, d. 20 June 2006
Father*Henry John Groon b. 16 Jul 1883, d. Apr 1969
Mother*Sophia Maria Fickbohm b. 13 May 1891, d. Feb 1980
Life EventDateDescription
Birth21 January 1934Gerald H. Groon Sr. was born on 21 January 1934.
He was the son of Henry John Groon and Sophia Maria Fickbohm.
Death20 June 2006Gerald H. Groon Sr. died on 20 June 2006 at age 72 also reported as 02 Jun 2006.
  • Gerald H. Groon Sr. obtained US Social Security Card at South Dakota; last residence Supply, Brunswick, North Carolina.

Richard F. Rosgaard

M, b. 15 March 1915
Life EventDateDescription
MarriageRichard F. Rosgaard married Alvera D. Groon, daughter of Henry John Groon and Sophia Maria Fickbohm.
Birth15 March 1915Richard F. Rosgaard was born on 15 March 1915.

Adele Ahrens

F, b. 30 March 1893, d. 21 September 1983
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name2 July 1912As of 2 July 1912,her married name was Klemme.
Married Name1 April 1921As of 1 April 1921,her married name was Wilms.
Married Name1 April 1921As of 1 April 1921,her married name was Willms.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth30 March 1893Adele Ahrens was born on 30 March 1893 at Whiteside, Illinois.
Marriage2 July 1912She married Emrey C. Klemme, son of Christian Frederick Klemme and Mina W. Hecht, on 2 July 1912 at Union, South Dakota.
Marriage1 April 1921Adele Ahrens married Ebbo Franzen Willms on 1 April 1921 at Vermillion, Clay, South Dakota.
Death21 September 1983Adele Ahrens died on 21 September 1983 at Morningside Manor, Alcester, Union, South Dakota, at age 90.
  • Adele Ahrens obtained US Social Security Card at South Dakota; last residence Alcester, Union, South Dakota.

Child of Adele Ahrens and Emrey C. Klemme

Children of Adele Ahrens and Ebbo Franzen Willms

Ebbo Franzen Willms

M, b. 11 November 1887
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationEbbo Franzen Willms was also known as Wilms.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth11 November 1887Ebbo Franzen Willms was born on 11 November 1887 at Germany.
Marriage1 April 1921He married Adele Ahrens on 1 April 1921 at Vermillion, Clay, South Dakota.

Children of Ebbo Franzen Willms and Adele Ahrens

Louis Frank Willms

M, b. 1 February 1924, d. January 1973
Father*Ebbo Franzen Willms b. 11 Nov 1887
Mother*Adele Ahrens b. 30 Mar 1893, d. 21 Sep 1983
Life EventDateDescription
Birth1 February 1924Louis Frank Willms was born on 1 February 1924.
He was the son of Ebbo Franzen Willms and Adele Ahrens.
DeathJanuary 1973Louis Frank Willms died in January 1973 at age 48.

Howard Willms

M, b. circa 1927, d. before November 2004
Father*Ebbo Franzen Willms b. 11 Nov 1887
Mother*Adele Ahrens b. 30 Mar 1893, d. 21 Sep 1983
Life EventDateDescription
Birthcirca 1927Howard Willms was born circa 1927.
He was the son of Ebbo Franzen Willms and Adele Ahrens.
Deathbefore November 2004Howard Willms died before November 2004.

Arlene LaVonne Yates

F, b. 18 July 1939, d. 19 February 2020
Father*Clarence Yates
Mother*Leona Kisting
Arlene LaVonne (Yates) Klemme
Arlene LaVonne Yates 1957
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name30 November 1957As of 30 November 1957,her married name was Klemme.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth18 July 1939Arlene LaVonne Yates was born on 18 July 1939 at Iowa.
She was the daughter of Clarence Yates and Leona Kisting.
Marriage30 November 1957Arlene LaVonne Yates married Dale Dean Klemme, son of Emrey C. Klemme and Frieda Schmidt, on 30 November 1957.
Lemars Globe Post October 3, 1957 - Arlene LaVonne Yates and Dale Dean Klemme engagement announcement
Death19 February 2020Arlene LaVonne Yates died on 19 February 2020 at Akron, Plymouth, Iowa, at age 80 Arlene LaVonne Klemme, 80, of Akron, Iowa, passed away Wednesday, February 19, 2020 at her home in rural Akron.

Memorial Service will be 2:00 p.m. Saturday, February 22, 2020 at Rexwinkel-Schroeder Funeral Home in Akron. Reverend Trish Underberg of St. John’s Lutheran Church – Preston Township, rural Akron will officiate. Interment will be in St. John’s Lutheran Cemetery – Preston Township, rural Akron. Visitation with the family present will be from noon until service time on Saturday at the funeral home. Arrangements are with the Rexwinkel-Schroeder Funeral Home in Akron.

Arlene LaVonne Yates was born July 18, 1939 in Westfield, Iowa, the daughter of Clarence and Leona (Kisting) Yates. She attended school in Le Mars and graduated from Le Mars High School in 1957.

She was united in marriage to Dale Klemme on November 30, 1957 at St. John’s Lutheran Church – Preston Township, rural Akron.

She attended college at Western Iowa Tech Community College in Sioux City. She worked at Westmar College in Le Mars until they closed. Over the years, she also worked for Coilcraft and Walmart. She also operated ceramic shops in Akron and Hawarden. She also did painting and wallpapering in many homes. Dale passed away September 26, 2005.

She was a member of St. John’s Lutheran Church – Preston Township for 55 years where she taught Sunday school for 20 years. She was an avid and gifted seamstress and loved to crochet. She worked hard so her children could follow their dreams. She also enjoyed bowling and playing bingo.

Survivors include a son: Kevin (Holly) Klemme of Nashville, TN; a daughter: Kym Klemme of Cedar Rapids, IA; her grandchildren: Daniel Klemme Jr, Caitlin Klemme, Grace Klemme, Dominick Foley, Alex Foley, Daytona Foley, and Samantha (Brett) Arends; her great grandchildren: Logan, Tanner, Emma, and Conner Klemme, and Charlie and Lucy Arends; two sisters: Darlene Bergerson of Knoxville, TN and Eilene Rolling of Le Mars, IA; and several nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Dale Klemme; her son, Daniel Klemme Sr; her daughter, Cynthia Foley; her grandson, Dana Klemme; her great grandson, Evan Klemme; and two sisters: Marlene Henry and Charlene Williams.

Children of Arlene LaVonne Yates and Dale Dean Klemme

Clarence Yates

M
Life EventDateDescription
MarriageClarence Yates married Leona Kisting.

Children of Clarence Yates and Leona Kisting

Leona Kisting

F
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Yates.
Life EventDateDescription
MarriageLeona Kisting married Clarence Yates.

Children of Leona Kisting and Clarence Yates