Barbara K. Gruber

F, b. 27 November 1958, d. 26 April 2005
Father*LeRoy Gruber b. c 1937, d. 22 Mar 1995
  • Barbara K. Gruber was born on 27 November 1958.
  • She was the daughter of LeRoy Gruber.
  • Barbara K. Gruber died on 26 April 2005 at age 46 Barbara K. Gruber, age 46, of Baraboo, and formerly of Plain, passed away unexpectedly on Tuesday, April 26, 2005, at her residence. She was born on Nov. 27, 1958, to LeRoy "Sam" and Delores (Johnson) Gruber. Barbara graduated from the River Valley High School in 1976. Barbara moved to California, for her job with Cuna Mutual Insurance Co., then to Nashville, before moving back to Baraboo in 1995. Survivors include her mother, Delores Gruber and Edward Vodak of De Soto; a brother, LeRoy (Diane) Gruber of Plain; a sister, Christy Gruber and Mike Gratz of Plain; a brother-in-law, Gary Snowadzki of Plain; nieces and nephews, Dan, Michael, Hailey, Hannah and Samara Gruber, Sadie (Tom) Hooks, and Leslie and Andrew Snowadzki; her special friend of 15 years, Walter McMillan of Baraboo; many other relatives; and friends. She was preceded in death by her father, LeRoy "Sam" Gruber; a brother, Dan Gruber; a sister, Brenda Lee Snowadzki; her maternal grandparents, Alvin and Alma Johnson; and her paternal grandparents, Bill and Christine Gruber. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Friday, April 29, 2005, at 11 a.m. at ST. LUKE'S CATHOLIC CHURCH, Plain. Father Mike Resop will officiate with burial in the church cemetery. Visitation will be held on Thursday, April 28, 2005, at the RICHARDSON-STAFFORD FUNERAL HOME, Spring Green, from 5 p.m. until 8 p.m., and at the church on Friday from 10 a.m. until the time of service. The Richardson-Stafford Funeral Home is assisting the family with the arrangements.

Brenda Lee Gruber

F, b. 26 March 1957, d. 31 March 2004
Father*LeRoy Gruber b. c 1937, d. 22 Mar 1995
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name3 July 1980As of 3 July 1980,her married name was Snowadzki.
  • Brenda Lee Gruber was born on 26 March 1957 at Plain, Sauk, Wisconsin.
  • She was the daughter of LeRoy Gruber.
  • Brenda Lee Gruber died on 31 March 2004 at age 47 Brenda L.
    Snowadzki, age 47, of Plain, passed away on Wednesday, March 31, 2004, at the Greenway Manor Nursing Home, in Spring Green, following a long illness. She was born on March 26, 1957, in Plain, the daughter of LeRoy "Sam" and Delores (Johnson) Gruber. Brenda was married on July 3, 1980 to Gary Snowadzki and was a member of St. Luke's' Catholic Church. After high school she went to California and worked at Camp Pendleton Marine Corp Base where she met her husband, Gary, of 24 years. Brenda and Gary moved to Plain in 1982, and managed "Sam's Place" in Plain until 1994, and she worked for over 10 years at Heartland Credit Union in Madison. Brenda loved fishing, bowling and gambling. She was a loving mother, friend and companion that will be greatly missed by all who knew her. Survivors include her husband, Gary Snowadzki of Plain; a daughter, Sadie Snowadzki and fiance Tom Hooks of Loganville; two sons, Andrew and Leslie Snowadzki of Plain; her mother, Delores Gruber of Plain, and friend Ed Vodak; two sisters, Barb Gruber and Walter McMillan of Baraboo, and Christine Gruber and Mike Gratz of Plain; a brother LeRoy (Diane) Gruber of Plain; two sisters-in-law, Candace Corral of Plain, and Kathi Vlahos of Crown Point, Ind; four nieces, Patricia Vlahos and Hailey, Hannah, and Samara Gruber; five nephews, Michael and Dan Gruber, Anthony Corral, and Ted and George Vlahos; and other relatives and friends. She was preceded in death by her father, LeRoy "Sam" Gruber on March 22, 1995; a brother, Daniel Gruber; her paternal grandparents, Bill and Christine Gruber; and her maternal grandparents, Alvin and Alma Johnson. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Saturday, April 3, 2004, at 10:30 a.m. at ST. LUKE'S CATHOLIC CHURCH, in Plain. Father Mike Resop will officiate with burial in the church cemetery. Visitation will be held on Friday, April 2, 2004, at the RICHARDSON-STAFFORD FUNERAL HOME in Spring Green, from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. and on Saturday at the church from 9:30 a.m. until the time of service. The Richardson-Stafford Funeral Home is assisting the family.

Dan Gruber

M, d. before 2004
Father*LeRoy Gruber b. c 1937, d. 22 Mar 1995
  • Dan Gruber was the son of LeRoy Gruber.
  • Dan Gruber died before 2004.

Michael Gruber Jr.

M, b. 19 April 1887, d. 16 June 1964
Father*Michael Gruber b. 23 Apr 1849, d. 30 Jan 1931
Mother*Frances Ruhland b. 24 Oct 1848, d. 9 Apr 1925
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationMichael Gruber Jr. was also known as Michael J.
Census DateLocation
5 June 1900Bear Creek, Sauk, WisconsinMichael Gruber Jr. was listed as a son in Michael Gruber's household on the 1900 Census at Bear Creek, Sauk, Wisconsin.1
20 May 1910Spring Green, Sauk, WisconsinMichael Gruber Jr. was listed as the head of a family on the 1910 Census at Spring Green, Sauk, Wisconsin, living next door to Mike Gruber.2
1 May 1930Spring Green, Sauk, WisconsinHe was listed as the head of a family on the 1930 Census at Spring Green, Sauk, Wisconsin.3

Children of Michael Gruber Jr. and Mary A. Pletzer

Citations

  1. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1900; Census Place: Bear Creek, Sauk, Wisconsin; Roll: T623_1816; Page: 1B; Enumeration District: 129.
  2. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED126. Dwelling 92.
  3. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED34. Dwelling 78.

Mary Margaret Gruber

F, b. 1912, d. 7 February 1967
Father*Michael Gruber Jr. b. 19 Apr 1887, d. 16 Jun 1964
Mother*Mary A. Pletzer b. 17 Feb 1888, d. 8 May 1981
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Namebefore 1935As of before 1935,her married name was Mueller.
Census DateLocation
1 May 1930Spring Green, Sauk, WisconsinMary Margaret Gruber was listed as a daughter in Michael Gruber Jr.'s household on the 1930 Census at Spring Green, Sauk, Wisconsin.1

Children of Mary Margaret Gruber and Wilbert H. Mueller

Citations

  1. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED34. Dwelling 78.

Edward J. Gruber

M, b. 1914, d. 1984
Father*Michael Gruber Jr. b. 19 Apr 1887, d. 16 Jun 1964
Mother*Mary A. Pletzer b. 17 Feb 1888, d. 8 May 1981
Census DateLocation
1 May 1930Spring Green, Sauk, WisconsinEdward J. Gruber was listed as a son in Michael Gruber Jr.'s household on the 1930 Census at Spring Green, Sauk, Wisconsin.1

Citations

  1. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED34. Dwelling 78.

Elizabeth Gruber

F, b. circa 1916
Father*Michael Gruber Jr. b. 19 Apr 1887, d. 16 Jun 1964
Mother*Mary A. Pletzer b. 17 Feb 1888, d. 8 May 1981
Census DateLocation
1 May 1930Spring Green, Sauk, WisconsinElizabeth Gruber was listed as a daughter in Michael Gruber Jr.'s household on the 1930 Census at Spring Green, Sauk, Wisconsin.1

Citations

  1. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED34. Dwelling 78.

Grace Alma Gruber

F, b. circa 1919
Father*Michael Gruber Jr. b. 19 Apr 1887, d. 16 Jun 1964
Mother*Mary A. Pletzer b. 17 Feb 1888, d. 8 May 1981
Census DateLocation
1 May 1930Spring Green, Sauk, WisconsinGrace Alma Gruber was listed as a daughter in Michael Gruber Jr.'s household on the 1930 Census at Spring Green, Sauk, Wisconsin.1

Citations

  1. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED34. Dwelling 78.

Rosemary Gruber

F, b. circa 1921
Father*Michael Gruber Jr. b. 19 Apr 1887, d. 16 Jun 1964
Mother*Mary A. Pletzer b. 17 Feb 1888, d. 8 May 1981
Census DateLocation
1 May 1930Spring Green, Sauk, WisconsinRosemary Gruber was listed as a daughter in Michael Gruber Jr.'s household on the 1930 Census at Spring Green, Sauk, Wisconsin.1

Citations

  1. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED34. Dwelling 78.

Elmer A. Gruber

M, b. 29 December 1928, d. 19 May 1975
Father*Michael Gruber Jr. b. 19 Apr 1887, d. 16 Jun 1964
Mother*Mary A. Pletzer b. 17 Feb 1888, d. 8 May 1981
Census DateLocation
1 May 1930Spring Green, Sauk, WisconsinElmer A. Gruber was listed as a son in Michael Gruber Jr.'s household on the 1930 Census at Spring Green, Sauk, Wisconsin.1
     Tech 5 U.S. Army.

Citations

  1. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED34. Dwelling 78.

Anthony John Gruber

M, b. July 1893, d. 1972
Father*Michael Gruber b. 23 Apr 1849, d. 30 Jan 1931
Mother*Frances Ruhland b. 24 Oct 1848, d. 9 Apr 1925
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationAnthony John Gruber was also known as Anton John.
Name VariationAnthony John Gruber was also known as Tony.
Name VariationAnthony John Gruber was also known as Antony.
Census DateLocation
5 June 1900Bear Creek, Sauk, WisconsinAnthony John Gruber was listed as a son in Michael Gruber's household on the 1900 Census at Bear Creek, Sauk, Wisconsin.1
20 May 1910Spring Green, Sauk, WisconsinAnthony John Gruber was listed as a brother in Michael Gruber Jr.'s household on the 1910 Census at Spring Green, Sauk, Wisconsin; living next door to Mike Gruber.2
8 January 1920Spring Green, Sauk, WisconsinAnthony John Gruber was listed as the head of a family on the 1920 Census at Spring Green, Sauk, Wisconsin.3

Children of Anthony John Gruber and Clara B. Soeldner

Citations

  1. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1900; Census Place: Bear Creek, Sauk, Wisconsin; Roll: T623_1816; Page: 1B; Enumeration District: 129.
  2. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED126. Dwelling 92.
  3. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, stamp 227A line 44 Farm 67. ED178.

Clara B. Soeldner

F, b. April 1897, d. 1950
Father*Joseph Soeldner b. Mar 1869, d. 1944
Mother*Kathryn Roth b. Oct 1872, d. 1952
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Gruber.
Census DateLocation
14 June 1900Spring Green, Sauk, WisconsinClara B. Soeldner was listed as a daughter in Joseph Soeldner's household on the 1900 Census at Spring Green, Sauk, Wisconsin; living next door to Joseph Frank.1
17 May 1910Spring Green, Sauk, WisconsinClara B. Soeldner was listed as a daughter in Joseph Soeldner's household on the 1910 Census at Spring Green, Sauk, Wisconsin.2
8 January 1920Spring Green, Sauk, WisconsinClara B. Soeldner was listed as wife in Anthony John Gruber's household on the 1920 Census at Spring Green, Sauk, Wisconsin.3

Children of Clara B. Soeldner and Anthony John Gruber

Citations

  1. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED145. Dwelling 106.
  2. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED126. Dwelling 58.
  3. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, stamp 227A line 44 Farm 67. ED178.

Joseph A. Gruber

M, b. 1926, d. 1949
Father*Anthony John Gruber b. Jul 1893, d. 1972
Mother*Clara B. Soeldner b. Apr 1897, d. 1950
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationJoseph A. Gruber was also known as Joe.

Fred J. Gruber

M, b. 1921, d. April 1939
Father*Anthony John Gruber b. Jul 1893, d. 1972
Mother*Clara B. Soeldner b. Apr 1897, d. 1950
  • Fred J. Gruber was born in 1921 at Wisconsin.
  • He was the son of Anthony John Gruber and Clara B. Soeldner.
  • Fred J. Gruber died in April 1939 at hospital, Madison, Dane, Wisconsin, Fred Gruber death notice (kicked by horse).
    Racine Journal Times April 13, 1939 - Fred Gruber death notice

Joseph Soeldner

M, b. March 1869, d. 1944
Father*(?) Soeldner d. b 1900
Mother*Thresa (?) b. 20 Dec 1831, d. 28 Jun 1910
Census DateLocation
14 June 1900Spring Green, Sauk, WisconsinJoseph Soeldner was listed as the head of a family on the 1900 Census at Spring Green, Sauk, Wisconsin, living next door to Joseph Frank.1
17 May 1910Spring Green, Sauk, WisconsinHe was listed as the head of a family on the 1910 Census at Spring Green, Sauk, Wisconsin.2
5 January 1920Spring Green, Sauk, WisconsinHe was listed as the head of a family on the 1920 Census at Spring Green, Sauk, Wisconsin.3
1930Spring Green, Sauk, WisconsinHe was listed as the head of a family on the 1930 Census at Spring Green, Sauk, Wisconsin.4
     Joseph Soeldner immigrated in 1884.

Children of Joseph Soeldner and Kathryn Roth

Citations

  1. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED145. Dwelling 106.
  2. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED126. Dwelling 58.
  3. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED178. Dwelling 23.
  4. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1930; Census Place: Spring Green, Sauk, Wisconsin; Roll: 2609; Page: 5B; Enumeration District: 34; Image: 439.0.

Kathryn Roth

F, b. October 1872, d. 1952
Father*(?) Roth
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationKathryn Roth was also known as Ruth.
Name VariationKathryn Roth was also known as Root.
Name VariationKathryn Roth was also known as Katharina.
Name VariationKathryn Roth was also known as Kate.
Married Namecirca 1893As of circa 1893,her married name was Soeldner.
Census DateLocation
14 June 1900Spring Green, Sauk, WisconsinKathryn Roth was listed as wife in Joseph Soeldner's household on the 1900 Census at Spring Green, Sauk, Wisconsin; living next door to Joseph Frank.1
17 May 1910Spring Green, Sauk, WisconsinKathryn Roth was listed as wife in Joseph Soeldner's household on the 1910 Census at Spring Green, Sauk, Wisconsin.2
5 January 1920Spring Green, Sauk, WisconsinKathryn Roth was listed as wife in Joseph Soeldner's household on the 1920 Census at Spring Green, Sauk, Wisconsin.3
1930Spring Green, Sauk, WisconsinKathryn Roth was listed as wife in Joseph Soeldner's household on the 1930 Census at Spring Green, Sauk, Wisconsin.4
     Kathryn Roth immigrated in 1892. She had 4 with 4 living in 1900 children. She had 9 with 9 living in 1910 children.

Children of Kathryn Roth and Joseph Soeldner

Citations

  1. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED145. Dwelling 106.
  2. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED126. Dwelling 58.
  3. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED178. Dwelling 23.
  4. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1930; Census Place: Spring Green, Sauk, Wisconsin; Roll: 2609; Page: 5B; Enumeration District: 34; Image: 439.0.

Lucille Gruber

F, b. circa 1917, d. before October 2004
Father*Anthony John Gruber b. Jul 1893, d. 1972
Mother*Clara B. Soeldner b. Apr 1897, d. 1950
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationLucille Gruber was also known as Aunt Lou.
Married NameMay 1939As of May 1939,her married name was Brey.
  • Lucille Gruber was born circa 1917 at Wisconsin.
  • She was the daughter of Anthony John Gruber and Clara B. Soeldner.
  • Lucille Gruber married Herman Brey, son of Arthur John Brey and Anastasia Brickl, in May 1939 Sauk county marriage license reported in The Capital Times on 07 May 1939.
    Sauk county marriage license reported in The Capital Times on 07 May 1939, including Edward Hofer and Herman Brey
  • Lucille Gruber died before October 2004.
Census DateLocation
8 January 1920Spring Green, Sauk, WisconsinLucille Gruber was listed as a daughter in Anthony John Gruber's household on the 1920 Census at Spring Green, Sauk, Wisconsin.1

Children of Lucille Gruber and Herman Brey

Citations

  1. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, stamp 227A line 44 Farm 67. ED178.

Agnes F. Gruber

F, b. circa 1919, d. before October 2004
Mrs Edward Blau (Agnes Gruber) 1940
Father*Anthony John Gruber b. Jul 1893, d. 1972
Mother*Clara B. Soeldner b. Apr 1897, d. 1950
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationAgnes F. Gruber was also known as Aggie.
Married Name30 January 1940As of 30 January 1940,her married name was Blau.
  • Agnes F. Gruber was born circa 1919 at Wisconsin.
  • She was the daughter of Anthony John Gruber and Clara B. Soeldner.
  • Agnes F. Gruber married Edward J. Blau, son of Joseph Michael Blau and Catherine Alt, on 30 January 1940 Sauk county marriage license reported in The Capital Times 28 Jan 1940.
    Agnes Gruber - Edward Blau marriage announcement 15 Feb 1940 The Capital Times (Madison, WI)
  • Agnes F. Gruber died before October 2004.
Census DateLocation
8 January 1920Spring Green, Sauk, WisconsinAgnes F. Gruber was listed as a daughter in Anthony John Gruber's household on the 1920 Census at Spring Green, Sauk, Wisconsin.1

Children of Agnes F. Gruber and Edward J. Blau

Citations

  1. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, stamp 227A line 44 Farm 67. ED178.

Clara C. Gruber

F, b. 1 November 1931, d. 14 October 2004
Father*Anthony John Gruber b. Jul 1893, d. 1972
Mother*Clara B. Soeldner b. Apr 1897, d. 1950
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name25 September 1954As of 25 September 1954,her married name was Louis.
  • Clara C. Gruber was born on 1 November 1931 at Spring Green, Sauk, Wisconsin.
  • She was the daughter of Anthony John Gruber and Clara B. Soeldner.
  • Clara C. Gruber died on 14 October 2004 at age 72 Clara C. Louis, age 72 of Spring Green, passed away unexpectedly on Thursday, Oct. 14, 2004, at St. Marys Hospital in Madison. She was born on Nov. 1, 1931, in Spring Green, the daughter of Anthony and Clara (Soeldner) Gruber. She was married on Sept. 25, 1954, to Victor F. Louis. Clara was a member of St. John's Catholic Church in Spring Green, and enjoyed bowling, card playing, gardening, lawn care, cooking, baking and spending time with her grandchildren. Clara and her husband, Vic ran the Louis Shell Station in Spring Green, for 22 years and Clara continued to manage the store for the past 21 years. Survivors include a son, Joseph (Barbara) Louis of Spring Green; a daughter, Jean (Bob) Beckel of Savage, Minn; seven grandchildren, Jeffrey, Daniel, Steven and Marcus Louis, Lisa, Shannon and Tori Beckel; a brother, Tony (Marlene) Gruber of Spring Green; a sister, Helen Jax of Gotham; a sister-in-law, Donna Gruber of Spring Green; and many nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. She was preceded in death by her parents, Anthony and Clara Gruber; her husband, Victor Louis on Jan. 11, 1982, three brothers, Fred, Joe and Ray Gruber; two sisters, Lucille Brey and Agnes Blau. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Tuesday, Oct. 19, 2004, at 11 a.m. at ST. JOHNS CATHOLIC CHURCH in Spring Green. Father Mike Resop will officiate with burial in the St. John's Catholic Cemetery. Visitation will be held on Monday, Oct. 18, 2004, at ST. JOHN'S CATHOLIC CHURCH from 4 p.m. until 8 p.m. and on Tuesday from 10 a.m. until the time of service. The Richardson-Stafford Funeral Home is assisting the family with the arrangements. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the St. John's School Endowment.

Anthony Michael Gruber

M, b. 8 April 1924, d. 6 September 2006
Father*Anthony John Gruber b. Jul 1893, d. 1972
Mother*Clara B. Soeldner b. Apr 1897, d. 1950
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationAnthony Michael Gruber was also known as Antony M.
Name VariationAnthony Michael Gruber was also known as Tony.
  • Anthony Michael Gruber was born on 8 April 1924 at Wisconsin.
  • He was the son of Anthony John Gruber and Clara B. Soeldner.
  • Anthony Michael Gruber married Marlene R. Bauer, daughter of Joseph Anthony Bauer and Marian Laubmeier, on 25 August 1956.
  • Anthony Michael Gruber died on 6 September 2006 at age 82 Anthony "Tony" Michael Gruber, age 82, of Spring Green, passed away on Wednesday, Sept. 6, 2006, surrounded by his family. He was born on April 8, 1924, the son of Anthony and Clara (Soeldner) Gruber. Tony was married to the former Marlene Bauer on Aug. 25, 1956, at St. Luke's Catholic Church in Plain, and just celebrated with family their 50th wedding anniversary. Tony was a lifelong member of St. John's Catholic Church in Spring Green as well as a Knights of Columbus member. He was a retired farmer who enjoyed his family, especially his grandchildren who always brought a smile to his face. Tony is lovingly survived by his wife of 50 years, Marlene Gruber of Spring Green; daughters, Mary Jean (Jeff) Lidstone of Minnetonka, Minn., and Tammy (Emil) Diehl of Plain; sons, John (Rita) Gruber of Spring Green, and Carl (Rhonda) Gruber of Baraboo; his extended family, Sue (Mike) Corcoran of Madison, Rick (Sandy) and Fred (Tami) Gruber, both of Spring Green, and Greg (Mary) Gruber of Mauston; his grandchildren, who were the loves and meaning to his life, Derrick Lidstone, Chelsea, Andrea and Cody Diehl, Courtney Gruber, Matt and Taylor Jahn, Carter Gruber, Megan Corcoran, Toni, Ty, Taylor, Tanner and Tienna Gruber, and Jeni and Hailey Gruber; a sister, Helen Jax of Gotham; a sister-in-law, Donna Gruber of Spring Green; nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. He was preceded in death by his parents, Anthony and Clara Gruber; a daughter-in-law, Rita Gruber, on Sept. 3, 2006; sisters, Aunt Lou Brey, Aggie Blau and Clara Louis; and brothers, Joe, Fred and Ray Gruber. Tony's love for his family has been the inspiration for his life through his years. A Mass in Memory of Tony will be held on Tuesday, Sept. 12, 2006, at ST. JOHN'S CATHOLIC CHURCH in Spring Green at 11 a.m. Father Mike Resop will officiate with burial in the church cemetery. A gathering will be held with appetizers and desserts. Visitation will be held on Monday, Sept. 11, 2006, at ST. JOHN'S CATHOLIC CHURCH from 4 p.m. - 8 p.m. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to St. John's Memorial Fund. The family would like to thank Dr. Anderson, Dr. Bonebrake, the 4th & 5th floor staff at St. Mary's Hospital for the kind, loving care and all the "extras" provided to our husband and dad.

Marlene R. Bauer

F, b. 4 March 1935, d. 21 November 2009
Father*Joseph Anthony Bauer b. 4 Dec 1901, d. 16 Nov 1986
Mother*Marian Laubmeier b. 30 Sep 1911, d. 23 Nov 1980
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name25 August 1956As of 25 August 1956,her married name was Gruber.
  • Marlene R. Bauer was born on 4 March 1935 at Wisconsin.
  • She was the daughter of Joseph Anthony Bauer and Marian Laubmeier.
  • Marlene R. Bauer married Anthony Michael Gruber, son of Anthony John Gruber and Clara B. Soeldner, on 25 August 1956.
  • Marlene R. Bauer died on 21 November 2009 at age 74 Marlene Rose (Bauer) Gruber, age 74, of Plain, passed away unexpectedly on Saturday, November 21, 2009.

    She was born on March 4, 1935, the daughter of Joseph and Marian (Laubmaier) Bauer. Marlene was married to Anthony 'Tony' Gruber, on August 25, 1956, at St. Luke' s Catholic Church in Plain. She was a lifelong member of St. John' s Catholic Church, in Spring Green, as well as a PCCW member. Marlene and Tony started the Monday morning prayer group, at St. John' s Church, in 2002.

    Marlene' s first priority in life was her family, her husband, her children and her grandchildren. She also had successful careers at Capital Airlines, the Round Barn Lodge and Restaurant, the Spring Green Restaurant and Arthur' s. Marlene enjoyed helping her son-in-law at I-Diehl Tap and meeting new people, while developing lasting friendships. She loved watching and cheering on her favorite teams, the Brewers, the Packers, and especially her grandchildren playing sports. She was their biggest fan and so proud of them. Marlene loved to travel and started during her years at Capital Airlines.

    Marlene is lovingly survived by her daughters, Mary Jean (Jeff) Lidstone of Minnetonka, Minn., Tammy (Emil) Diehl of Plain; her sons, John Gruber of Spring Green, Carl (Rhonda) Gruber of Baraboo; her extended family, Sue (Mike) Corcoran of Madison, Rick (Sandy) and Fred (Tami) Gruber of Spring Green and Greg (Mary) Gruber of Mauston; her grandchildren, who were the loves and meaning to her life, Derrick Lidstone, Chelsea, Andrea and Cody Diehl, Matthew and Taylor Jahn, Carter Gruber, Megan Corcoran, Toni, Ty, Taylor, Tanner and Tienna Gruber, Jeni and Hailey Gruber; her sisters, Donna (Ray, deceased) Gruber of Spring Green, Evelyn (Gerald) Watson of Dodgeville, Betty Ann (Harlan) Meister of Chatham, Ill., and Delores (Eugene) Neuheisel of Spring Green; a sister-in-law, Helen Jax of Gotham; a brother-in-law; Bill Bergman of Plain; nieces; nephews; and other relatives and friends.

    Marlene was preceded in death by her husband, Tony; her parents, Marian and Joseph Bauer; her daughter-in-law, Rita Gruber; her granddaughter, Courtney Kessenich Gruber; her sisters, Mary Bauer, Luella (Butch) Haas, Josephine Bauer, and Gerri Bergman.

    A Mass in Memory of Marlene will be held on Wednesday, November 25, 2009, at ST. JOHN' S CATHOLIC CHURCH, in Spring Green, at 11 a.m. Father Mike Resop will officiate, with burial in the church cemetery, with a gathering following at ST. JOHN' S CATHOLIC CHURCH HALL. Visitation will be held on Tuesday, November 24, 2009, at ST. JOHN' S CATHOLIC CHURCH, from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m., and on Wednesday, at the church, from 10 a.m., until the time of Mass.

    In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Spring Green Community Food Pantry, which she was a supporter of, or scholarship assistance for River Valley, St. Luke and St. John students.

    The family would like to thank Father Mike, Sister Lynne Marie and Richardson -Stafford Funeral Home for their assistance at this difficult time. Online condolences available at www.staffordfuneralhomes.com .

    Marlene' s love for her family has been the inspiration for her life, throughout the years.

Leonard C. Jax

M, b. 13 December 1930, d. 1 April 2004
Father*Leonard J. Jax d. b Apr 2004
Mother*Lucille Ferguson d. b Apr 2004
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationLeonard C. Jax was also known as Lenny.
  • Leonard C. Jax was born on 13 December 1930 at Cazenovia, Richland, Wisconsin.
  • He was the son of Leonard J. Jax and Lucille Ferguson.
  • Leonard C. Jax died on 1 April 2004 at age 73 Leonard C. "Lenny" Jax, age 73, of Richland Center, passed away on Thursday, April 1, 2004, at Pine Valley Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, Richland Center, surrounded by his loving family. He had been in failing health for the past six months due to heart complications. Leonard was born on Dec. 13, 1930, in Cazenovia, son of the late Leonard J. and Lucille "Kitty" (Ferguson) Jax. The family moved to Richland Center in 1942. Lenny attended St. Mary's Catholic School and Richland Center High School, where he excelled in sports, including football, boxing and track. His relay team set a longstanding state high school record. After graduation in 1950, Lenny worked in Milwaukee for the Schlitz Brewing Company and Gateway Transportation Company. He married the former Helen Gruber of Spring Green in 1956. Together they operated Lenny and Helen's Bar in Gotham. During the 1970s and 1980s, Lenny was the manager of the V.F.W. Club in Richland Center. Throughout his life, Lenny was an outdoorsman, tramping the hills of Richland County, hunting small game and gathering hickory nuts with his favorite companions, his children, and later, his grandchildren. His love of the hills and woods is Lenny's legacy to each of them. With his unique sense of fun and his exceptional ability to make people laugh, Lenny brought cheer and optimism to many, but most especially to frail and sick friends who could rely on his frequent visits. He is survived by his daughter, Debbi Ferguson, Gotham; two sons, Dan (Colleen) Jax, Mukwonago, and Dennie Jax, Madison; five grandchildren, Lucas and Travis Ferguson of Gotham, Kelly and Tori Jax of Mukwonago, and Alyssa Jax Marty of Black Earth. Also surviving are a brother, Gene (Norita) Jax, St. Paul, Minn; two sisters, Dawn Jax Belleau, Sheboygan, Sue Jax Balistreri and fiance, Jack Davidson, DeForest; nieces and nephews. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 11 a.m. on Monday, April 5, 2004, at ST. MARY'S CATHOLIC CHURCH, Richland Center. Father Emanuel Famiyeh will preside. Burial will be in the parish cemetery. Friends may call on Sunday, April 4, 2004, from 4 p.m. until 8 p.m. at the STAFFORD FUNERAL HOME, Richland Center, and again on Monday from 10 a.m. until the time of services at the church. Memorials may be made to a charity of one's choice. Lenny's family would like to take this opportunity to thank the entire 1st floor staff at Pine Valley, Dr. Bostwick and Dr. Evans at Richland Hospital, and all the special visits from friends for the love and support. The Stafford Funeral Home, Richland Center, is assisting the family with arrangements.

Raymond A. Gruber

M, b. 1929, d. 1969
Father*Anthony John Gruber b. Jul 1893, d. 1972
Mother*Clara B. Soeldner b. Apr 1897, d. 1950
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationRaymond A. Gruber was also known as Ray.

Herman Brey

M, b. circa 1917, d. before 1995
Father*Arthur John Brey b. 30 Aug 1892, d. 1969
Mother*Anastasia Brickl b. 8 Jan 1891, d. 1973
  • Herman Brey was born circa 1917 at Wisconsin.
  • He was the son of Arthur John Brey and Anastasia Brickl.
  • Herman Brey married Lucille Gruber, daughter of Anthony John Gruber and Clara B. Soeldner, in May 1939 Sauk county marriage license reported in The Capital Times on 07 May 1939.
    Sauk county marriage license reported in The Capital Times on 07 May 1939, including Edward Hofer and Herman Brey
  • Herman Brey died before 1995.
Census DateLocation
14 January 1920Franklin, Sauk, WisconsinHerman Brey was listed as a son in Arthur John Brey's household on the 1920 Census at Franklin, Sauk, Wisconsin.1

Children of Herman Brey and Lucille Gruber

Citations

  1. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED164. Dwelling 105.

Edward J. Blau

M, b. 19 January 1917, d. 19 October 1993
Father*Joseph Michael Blau b. 6 Feb 1888, d. 23 Apr 1979
Mother*Catherine Alt b. Aug 1892, d. 11 Oct 1981
  • Edward J. Blau was born on 19 January 1917 at Wisconsin.
  • He was the son of Joseph Michael Blau and Catherine Alt.
  • Edward J. Blau married Agnes F. Gruber, daughter of Anthony John Gruber and Clara B. Soeldner, on 30 January 1940 Sauk county marriage license reported in The Capital Times 28 Jan 1940.
    Agnes Gruber - Edward Blau marriage announcement 15 Feb 1940 The Capital Times (Madison, WI)
  • Edward J. Blau died on 19 October 1993 at age 76.

Children of Edward J. Blau and Agnes F. Gruber

Laurence L. Gruber

M, b. 1949, d. 1967
  • Laurence L. Gruber was born in 1949.
  • He died in 1967.

Leonard J. Jax

M, d. before April 2004

Child of Leonard J. Jax and Lucille Ferguson

Lucille Ferguson

F, d. before April 2004
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationLucille Ferguson was also known as Kitty.
Married NameHer married name was Jax.
  • Lucille Ferguson married Leonard J. Jax.
  • Lucille Ferguson died before April 2004.

Child of Lucille Ferguson and Leonard J. Jax

Rita (?)

F, d. before November 2009
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Gruber.
  • Rita (?) died before November 2009.

Verna Soeldner

F, b. 21 June 1894, d. 20 August 1993
Father*Joseph Soeldner b. Mar 1869, d. 1944
Mother*Kathryn Roth b. Oct 1872, d. 1952
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationVerna Soeldner was also known as Veronica.
Name VariationVerna Soeldner was also known as Vanessa.
Married Namecirca 1920As of circa 1920,her married name was Longfield.
Census DateLocation
14 June 1900Spring Green, Sauk, WisconsinVerna Soeldner was listed as a daughter in Joseph Soeldner's household on the 1900 Census at Spring Green, Sauk, Wisconsin; living next door to Joseph Frank.1
17 May 1910Spring Green, Sauk, WisconsinVerna Soeldner was listed as a daughter in Joseph Soeldner's household on the 1910 Census at Spring Green, Sauk, Wisconsin.2
5 January 1920Spring Green, Sauk, WisconsinVerna Soeldner was listed as a daughter in Joseph Soeldner's household on the 1920 Census at Spring Green, Sauk, Wisconsin.3
     Verna Soeldner obtained US Social Security Card at Wisconsin; last residence Pulaski, Brown, Wisconsin
. She was a hotel cook in 1939. She lived with Albert W. Longfield in 1939 at Brown, Wisconsin. Verna Soeldner lived with Albert W. Longfield in 1941 at Brown, Wisconsin. Verna Soeldner was a cook for Hotel Northland in 1946. She was a cook for Union Hotel in 1951. She lived in 1951 at Brown, Wisconsin.

Citations

  1. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED145. Dwelling 106.
  2. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED126. Dwelling 58.
  3. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED178. Dwelling 23.