Luella N. Luher

F, b. circa 1917
Father*Frank R. Luher b. c 1889
Mother*Martha A. (?) b. c 1893
Life EventDateDescription
Birthcirca 1917Luella N. Luher was born circa 1917 at Wisconsin.
She was the daughter of Frank R. Luher and Martha A. (?).
Census DateLocationDescription
5 January 1920Potosi, Grant, WisconsinLuella N. Luher was listed as a daughter in Frank R. Luher's household on the 1920 Census at Potosi, Grant, Wisconsin.1
10 April 1930Potosi, Grant, WisconsinLuella N. Luher was listed as a daughter in Frank R. Luher's household on the 1930 Census at Potosi, Grant, Wisconsin.2

Citations

  1. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED123. Dwelling 103.
  2. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED49. Dwelling 110.

Marie L. Luher

F, b. circa 1918
Father*Frank R. Luher b. c 1889
Mother*Martha A. (?) b. c 1893
Life EventDateDescription
Birthcirca 1918Marie L. Luher was born circa 1918 at Wisconsin.
She was the daughter of Frank R. Luher and Martha A. (?).
Census DateLocationDescription
5 January 1920Potosi, Grant, WisconsinMarie L. Luher was listed as a daughter in Frank R. Luher's household on the 1920 Census at Potosi, Grant, Wisconsin.1
10 April 1930Potosi, Grant, WisconsinMarie L. Luher was listed as a daughter in Frank R. Luher's household on the 1930 Census at Potosi, Grant, Wisconsin.2

Citations

  1. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED123. Dwelling 103.
  2. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED49. Dwelling 110.

Bessie A. Luher

F, b. circa 1921
Father*Frank R. Luher b. c 1889
Mother*Martha A. (?) b. c 1893
Life EventDateDescription
Birthcirca 1921Bessie A. Luher was born circa 1921 at Wisconsin.
She was the daughter of Frank R. Luher and Martha A. (?).
Census DateLocationDescription
10 April 1930Potosi, Grant, WisconsinBessie A. Luher was listed as a daughter in Frank R. Luher's household on the 1930 Census at Potosi, Grant, Wisconsin.1

Citations

  1. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED49. Dwelling 110.

Arlene E. Luher

F, b. 12 October 1923, d. 4 March 1994
Father*Frank R. Luher b. c 1889
Mother*Martha A. (?) b. c 1893
Life EventDateDescription
Birth12 October 1923Arlene E. Luher was born on 12 October 1923 at Wisconsin.
She was the daughter of Frank R. Luher and Martha A. (?).
Death4 March 1994Arlene E. Luher died on 4 March 1994 at age 70.
Census DateLocationDescription
10 April 1930Potosi, Grant, WisconsinArlene E. Luher was listed as a daughter in Frank R. Luher's household on the 1930 Census at Potosi, Grant, Wisconsin.1
  • Arlene E. Luher obtained US Social Security Card at Washington; last residence Madison, Dane, Wisconsin.

Citations

  1. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED49. Dwelling 110.

Frederick Ernest Koeller

M, b. 12 May 1874, d. 28 July 1964
Father*William Koeller b. Jun 1828, d. 3 Jan 1913
Mother*Johanna Tantow b. 14 Feb 1832, d. 15 Oct 1889
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationFrederick Ernest Koeller was also known as Fredrick.
Name VariationFrederick Ernest Koeller was also known as Fred.
Name VariationFrederick Ernest Koeller was also known as Fritz.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth12 May 1874Frederick Ernest Koeller was born on 12 May 1874 at Germany also reported as May 1875.
He was the son of William Koeller and Johanna Tantow.
Marriage1 February 1899Frederick Ernest Koeller married Louise Anna Fritz, daughter of Carl Fritz and Wilhemina Koeller, on 1 February 1899 at Grant, Wisconsin.
Death28 July 1964Frederick Ernest Koeller died on 28 July 1964 at Potosi, Grant, Wisconsin, at age 90.
Census DateLocationDescription
1 June 1900Potosi, Grant, WisconsinFrederick Ernest Koeller was listed as a son in William Koeller's household on the 1900 Census at Potosi, Grant, Wisconsin.1
5 May 1910Potosi, Grant, WisconsinFrederick Ernest Koeller was listed as the head of a family on the 1910 Census at Potosi, Grant, Wisconsin.2
11 April 1930Potosi, Grant, WisconsinHe was listed as the head of a family on the 1930 Census at Potosi, Grant, Wisconsin.3
  • Frederick Ernest Koeller obtained US Social Security Card at Wisconsin; last residence not specified.
  • In February 1964 65th wedding anniversary of Fred and Louise (Fritz) Koeller.
    Dubuque Telegraph Herald February 2, 1964 - 65th wedding anniversary of Fred and Louise (Fritz) Koeller

Children of Frederick Ernest Koeller and Louise Anna Fritz

Citations

  1. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED51. Dwelling 113.
  2. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED43. Dwelling 228.
  3. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED49. Dwelling 128.

Hannah M. Koeller

F, b. 8 January 1900, d. 22 July 1987
Father*Frederick Ernest Koeller b. 12 May 1874, d. 28 Jul 1964
Mother*Louise Anna Fritz b. 6 Apr 1880, d. 25 Dec 1968
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Pierce.
Life EventDateDescription
MarriageHannah M. Koeller married Leonard Pierce.
Birth8 January 1900Hannah M. Koeller was born on 8 January 1900 at Potosi, Grant, Wisconsin.
She was the daughter of Frederick Ernest Koeller and Louise Anna Fritz.
Death22 July 1987Hannah M. Koeller died on 22 July 1987 at Grant, Wisconsin, at age 87.
Census DateLocationDescription
1 June 1900Potosi, Grant, WisconsinHannah M. Koeller was listed as a niece (actually granddaughter) in William Koeller's household on the 1900 Census at Potosi, Grant, Wisconsin.1
5 May 1910Potosi, Grant, WisconsinHannah M. Koeller was listed as a daughter in Frederick Ernest Koeller's household on the 1910 Census at Potosi, Grant, Wisconsin.2

Citations

  1. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED51. Dwelling 113.
  2. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED43. Dwelling 228.

William Koeller

M, b. June 1828, d. 3 January 1913
Life EventDateDescription
MarriageWilliam Koeller married Johanna Tantow.
BirthJune 1828William Koeller was born in June 1828 at Germany.
Death3 January 1913He died on 3 January 1913 at Potosi, Grant, Wisconsin, at age 84.
Census DateLocationDescription
1 June 1900Potosi, Grant, WisconsinWilliam Koeller was listed as the head of a family on the 1900 Census at Potosi, Grant, Wisconsin.1
5 May 1910Potosi, Grant, WisconsinHe was listed as father in Frederick Ernest Koeller's household on the 1910 Census at Potosi, Grant, Wisconsin.2

Children of William Koeller and Johanna Tantow

Citations

  1. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED51. Dwelling 113.
  2. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED43. Dwelling 228.

Johanna Tantow

F, b. 14 February 1832, d. 15 October 1889
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationJohanna Tantow was also known as Anna M.
Married NameHer married name was Koeller.
Life EventDateDescription
MarriageJohanna Tantow married William Koeller.
Birth14 February 1832Johanna Tantow was born on 14 February 1832 at Germany.
Death15 October 1889She died on 15 October 1889 at Potosi, Grant, Wisconsin, at age 57.

Children of Johanna Tantow and William Koeller

Louisa Koeller

F, b. February 1861, d. after April 1930
Father*William Koeller b. Jun 1828, d. 3 Jan 1913
Mother*Johanna Tantow b. 14 Feb 1832, d. 15 Oct 1889
Life EventDateDescription
BirthFebruary 1861Louisa Koeller was born in February 1861 at Germany.
She was the daughter of William Koeller and Johanna Tantow.
UNMARRIED1930As of 1930, Louisa Koeller was never married.
Deathafter April 1930She died after April 1930.
Census DateLocationDescription
1 June 1900Potosi, Grant, WisconsinLouisa Koeller was listed as a daughter in William Koeller's household on the 1900 Census at Potosi, Grant, Wisconsin.1
5 May 1910Potosi, Grant, WisconsinLouisa Koeller was listed as a sister in Frederick Ernest Koeller's household on the 1910 Census at Potosi, Grant, Wisconsin.2
11 April 1930Potosi, Grant, WisconsinLouisa Koeller was listed as a sister in Frederick Ernest Koeller's household on the 1930 Census at Potosi, Grant, Wisconsin.3

Citations

  1. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED51. Dwelling 113.
  2. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED43. Dwelling 228.
  3. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED49. Dwelling 128.

Helen M. Koeller

F, b. 19 March 1917, d. 21 September 2006
Father*Frederick Ernest Koeller b. 12 May 1874, d. 28 Jul 1964
Mother*Louise Anna Fritz b. 6 Apr 1880, d. 25 Dec 1968
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name14 June 1939As of 14 June 1939,her married name was Graney.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth19 March 1917Helen M. Koeller was born on 19 March 1917 at Grant, Wisconsin.
She was the daughter of Frederick Ernest Koeller and Louise Anna Fritz.
Marriage14 June 1939Helen M. Koeller married Burdette Graney on 14 June 1939.
Death21 September 2006Helen M. Koeller died on 21 September 2006 at age 89 Helen M. Graney, age 89, of Platteville, died on Thursday, Sept. 21, 2006, at Heartland Health Care Center, Platteville. Helen was born on March 19, 1917, in Potosi Township, Grant County, the daughter of Frederick and Louise (Fritz) Koeller. She was united in marriage to Burdette Graney on June 14, 1939, in Lancaster. They farmed together for many years, first in Lancaster and in 1942, they moved to a farm near Platteville, where her husband still resides. She was a homemaker. She liked gardening, playing cards and was an avid bowler and fisherman. She was a member of First Congregational United Church of Christ, where she was active in her church circle. Helen enjoyed being with her family. She is survived by her husband of 67 years, Burdette of Platteville; a daughter, Nancy (Tom) Hoover of Hilton Head, S.C; three sons, William (Shirley) Graney of Beulah, N.D., Tom (Barb) Graney of Covington, La. and Stanley (Donna) Graney of Platteville; 11 grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren; two brothers, Warren (Lucille) Koeller and Fred (Dorothy) Koeller all of Potosi; sister-in-law, Carol Graney of Lancaster; and many nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her parents; five sisters, Hannah, Esther, Bertha, Dorothy and Leona; and four brothers, Arthur, Raymond, Leo and Walter. Funeral services will be 11 a.m. Monday, Sept. 25, 2006, at the FIRST CONGREGATIONAL UNITED CHURCH OF CHRIST, Platteville. Burial will be at Hillside Cemetery, Platteville. The Rev. Catherine Carlson will officiate. Friends may call on Sunday, Sept. 24, 2006, from 4 p.m. until 8 p.m. at the MELBY-BENDORF FUNERAL HOME, 1245 N. Water St., Platteville, or on Monday from 10 a.m. until the time of the service at the church. Memorials may be made to the Helen M. Graney Memorial Fund.
Census DateLocationDescription
11 April 1930Potosi, Grant, WisconsinHelen M. Koeller was listed as a daughter in Frederick Ernest Koeller's household on the 1930 Census at Potosi, Grant, Wisconsin.1

Citations

  1. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED49. Dwelling 128.

Burdette Graney

M
Life EventDateDescription
Marriage14 June 1939Burdette Graney married Helen M. Koeller, daughter of Frederick Ernest Koeller and Louise Anna Fritz, on 14 June 1939.

Warren H. Koeller

M, b. 2 November 1920, d. 8 July 2013
Father*Frederick Ernest Koeller b. 12 May 1874, d. 28 Jul 1964
Mother*Louise Anna Fritz b. 6 Apr 1880, d. 25 Dec 1968
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationWarren H. Koeller was also known as Warren W.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth2 November 1920Warren H. Koeller was born on 2 November 1920 at Wisconsin.
He was the son of Frederick Ernest Koeller and Louise Anna Fritz.
Marriage3 November 1942Warren H. Koeller married Lucille Bailie on 3 November 1942.
Death8 July 2013Warren H. Koeller died on 8 July 2013 at age 92 Warren H. Koeller, age 92, of Lancaster, formerly of Tennyson, died on Monday, July 8, 2013, at his home in Lancaster. He was born on November 2, 1920, in Potosi Township, the son of Fred and Louisa (Fritz) Koeller. On November 3, 1942, Warren was united in marriage to Lucille Bailie at her family farm in South Lancaster Township. After their marriage the couple farmed fourteen years in the Lancaster area until the purchase of their farm in Potosi Township. He was a member of Davies Memorial United Church of Christ and also served as trustee. He belonged to the F&AM Warren Lodge No. 4 of Potosi; served as a supervisor for Potosi Township from 1968 until 1984, and was on the ASC Committee. Warren enjoyed hunting from deer to turkeys to morels. He also enjoyed many fishing trips here and in northern Wisconsin, plus traveling to Canada and throughout the United States.

Survivors include his wife, Lucille, Lancaster; one son, John Koeller, Prairie du Chien; three daughters, Judy (Larry) Maahs, Linda (Bob) Schmelz, all of Potosi; Doreen Wagner, Fennimore; nine grandchildren; four step-grandchildren; ten great-grandchildren; nine step-great-grandchildren; and many members of the Koeller and Bailie family.

In addition to his parents, Warren was preceded in death by many brothers and sisters and their spouses; a son-in-law, Kenneth Wagner; a grandson, Daniel R. Schmelz and many nieces and nephews.

Funeral and Masonic services were held on Friday, July 12, 2013, at Martin Funeral Home & Cremation Services in Potosi at 11:00 a.m. with Pastor Petra Streiff officiating. Burial will be at a later date. Family and friends called on Friday from 9:00 a.m. until time of services at the funeral home.
Census DateLocationDescription
11 April 1930Potosi, Grant, WisconsinWarren H. Koeller was listed as a son in Frederick Ernest Koeller's household on the 1930 Census at Potosi, Grant, Wisconsin.1

Citations

  1. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED49. Dwelling 128.

Lucille Bailie

F
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name3 November 1942As of 3 November 1942,her married name was Koeller.
Life EventDateDescription
Marriage3 November 1942Lucille Bailie married Warren H. Koeller, son of Frederick Ernest Koeller and Louise Anna Fritz, on 3 November 1942.

Frederick W. Koeller

M, b. 29 November 1924, d. 13 November 2014
Father*Frederick Ernest Koeller b. 12 May 1874, d. 28 Jul 1964
Mother*Louise Anna Fritz b. 6 Apr 1880, d. 25 Dec 1968
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationFrederick W. Koeller was also known as Fred.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth29 November 1924Frederick W. Koeller was born on 29 November 1924 at Wisconsin.
He was the son of Frederick Ernest Koeller and Louise Anna Fritz.
Marriage24 September 1946Frederick W. Koeller married Dorothy Dresen on 24 September 1946.
Death13 November 2014Frederick W. Koeller died on 13 November 2014 at age 89 Frederick W. Fred Koeller, age 89, of Potosi, entered eternal rest on Thursday, November 13, 2014, at his lifelong family home. He was born on November 29, 1924, in Potosi, the son of Fred E. and Louise (Fritz) Koeller. Fred graduated from Potosi High School in 1942. Upon graduation, he returned to the family farm. On September 24, 1946, Fred was united in marriage to Dorothy Dresen in Platteville. After their marriage the couple continued to farm the family farm and raised a family. Fred enjoyed bowling, playing cards, playing marbles, and was an avid Badgers and Packers fan. He dearly loved his family and family gatherings at his lifetime home. Fred was a member of the Potosi School Board for seventeen years and was a member of St. Andrew Catholic Church.

Survivors include his loving wife of sixty-eight years, Dorothy; their children: Dianne (Don) Jaworski; Ruth (Dan) Bailey; Janice (Larry) Ploessl; Richard (Cindy) Koeller; a son-in-law, Bill Schmitz; fourteen grandchildren: Brian (Corrine) Jaworski; Jill (Mike) Anderson; Jason (Jacqueline) Jaworski; Gina (David) Reinhard; Andrew Jaworski; Todd (Anita) Schmitz; Lisa (Brian) Abing; Jessica (Chris) Cauthen; Nicole (Brian) Stafeil; Travis (Trisha) Downs; Thomas (Casey) Downs; Andrea (Jeremy) White; Dan Koeller; Alex Koeller; twenty-two great-grandchildren; one great-great grandchild; three sisters-in-law; other relatives and many friends.

In addition to his parents, Fred was preceded in death by a daughter, Marie Schmitz and eleven siblings.

A Mass of Christian Burial was held on Monday, November 17, 2014, at 11:00 a.m. at St. Andrew Catholic Church in Tennyson with Father Richard Leffler officiating. Burial was in St. Thomas Cemetery, Potosi. Family and friends called on Sunday, November 16, 2014, from 3:00 p.m. until 6:00 p.m. at St. Andrew Catholic Church and on Monday from 10:00 a.m. until time of services at the church. Martin Funeral Home & Cremation Services in Potosi is assisting the family.
Census DateLocationDescription
11 April 1930Potosi, Grant, WisconsinFrederick W. Koeller was listed as a son in Frederick Ernest Koeller's household on the 1930 Census at Potosi, Grant, Wisconsin.1

Citations

  1. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED49. Dwelling 128.

Dorothy Dresen

F
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name24 September 1946As of 24 September 1946,her married name was Koeller.
Life EventDateDescription
Marriage24 September 1946Dorothy Dresen married Frederick W. Koeller, son of Frederick Ernest Koeller and Louise Anna Fritz, on 24 September 1946.

Esther Emma Koeller

F, b. 10 June 1901, d. 7 April 1982
Father*Frederick Ernest Koeller b. 12 May 1874, d. 28 Jul 1964
Mother*Louise Anna Fritz b. 6 Apr 1880, d. 25 Dec 1968
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was McKelvey.
Life EventDateDescription
MarriageEsther Emma Koeller married Roy McKelvey.
Birth10 June 1901Esther Emma Koeller was born on 10 June 1901 at Wisconsin.
She was the daughter of Frederick Ernest Koeller and Louise Anna Fritz.
Death7 April 1982Esther Emma Koeller died on 7 April 1982 at age 80.
Census DateLocationDescription
5 May 1910Potosi, Grant, WisconsinEsther Emma Koeller was listed as a daughter in Frederick Ernest Koeller's household on the 1910 Census at Potosi, Grant, Wisconsin.1

Citations

  1. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED43. Dwelling 228.

Bertha Margaret Koeller

F, b. 25 April 1905, d. 9 March 1985
Father*Frederick Ernest Koeller b. 12 May 1874, d. 28 Jul 1964
Mother*Louise Anna Fritz b. 6 Apr 1880, d. 25 Dec 1968
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Flesch.
Life EventDateDescription
MarriageBertha Margaret Koeller married Ted Flesch.
Birth25 April 1905Bertha Margaret Koeller was born on 25 April 1905 at Wisconsin.
She was the daughter of Frederick Ernest Koeller and Louise Anna Fritz.
Death9 March 1985Bertha Margaret Koeller died on 9 March 1985 at age 79.
Census DateLocationDescription
5 May 1910Potosi, Grant, WisconsinBertha Margaret Koeller was listed as a daughter in Frederick Ernest Koeller's household on the 1910 Census at Potosi, Grant, Wisconsin.1

Citations

  1. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED43. Dwelling 228.

Dorothy M. Koeller

F, b. 1 August 1911, d. 10 April 1995
Father*Frederick Ernest Koeller b. 12 May 1874, d. 28 Jul 1964
Mother*Louise Anna Fritz b. 6 Apr 1880, d. 25 Dec 1968
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Roesch.
Life EventDateDescription
MarriageDorothy M. Koeller married Keith Roesch.
Birth1 August 1911Dorothy M. Koeller was born on 1 August 1911 at Wisconsin.
She was the daughter of Frederick Ernest Koeller and Louise Anna Fritz.
Death10 April 1995Dorothy M. Koeller died on 10 April 1995 at age 83.
Census DateLocationDescription
11 April 1930Potosi, Grant, WisconsinDorothy M. Koeller was listed as a daughter in Frederick Ernest Koeller's household on the 1930 Census at Potosi, Grant, Wisconsin.1

Citations

  1. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED49. Dwelling 128.

Leona Koeller

F, b. 6 March 1919, d. 15 March 1919
Father*Frederick Ernest Koeller b. 12 May 1874, d. 28 Jul 1964
Mother*Louise Anna Fritz b. 6 Apr 1880, d. 25 Dec 1968
Life EventDateDescription
Birth6 March 1919Leona Koeller was born on 6 March 1919.
She was the daughter of Frederick Ernest Koeller and Louise Anna Fritz.
Death15 March 1919Leona Koeller died on 15 March 1919.

Arthur Rudolph Koeller

M, b. 25 May 1903, d. 7 June 1975
Father*Frederick Ernest Koeller b. 12 May 1874, d. 28 Jul 1964
Mother*Louise Anna Fritz b. 6 Apr 1880, d. 25 Dec 1968
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationArthur Rudolph Koeller was also known as (?) Keller.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth25 May 1903Arthur Rudolph Koeller was born on 25 May 1903 at Wisconsin.
He was the son of Frederick Ernest Koeller and Louise Anna Fritz.
Marriage25 December 1929Arthur Rudolph Koeller married Caroline Broihahn, daughter of Frederick Broihahn and Elizabeth Keehner, on 25 December 1929 at Dubuque, Iowa.
Death7 June 1975Arthur Rudolph Koeller died on 7 June 1975 at age 72.
Census DateLocationDescription
5 May 1910Potosi, Grant, WisconsinArthur Rudolph Koeller was listed as a son in Frederick Ernest Koeller's household on the 1910 Census at Potosi, Grant, Wisconsin.1
  • Arthur Rudolph Koeller obtained US Social Security Card at Iowa; last residence Lancaster, Grant, Wisconsin.

Citations

  1. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED43. Dwelling 228.

Raymond R. Koeller

M, b. 27 April 1907, d. June 1983
Father*Frederick Ernest Koeller b. 12 May 1874, d. 28 Jul 1964
Mother*Louise Anna Fritz b. 6 Apr 1880, d. 25 Dec 1968
Life EventDateDescription
Birth27 April 1907Raymond R. Koeller was born on 27 April 1907 at Wisconsin.
He was the son of Frederick Ernest Koeller and Louise Anna Fritz.
DeathJune 1983Raymond R. Koeller died in June 1983 at age 76.
Census DateLocationDescription
5 May 1910Potosi, Grant, WisconsinRaymond R. Koeller was listed as a son in Frederick Ernest Koeller's household on the 1910 Census at Potosi, Grant, Wisconsin.1
11 April 1930Potosi, Grant, WisconsinRaymond R. Koeller was listed as a son in Frederick Ernest Koeller's household on the 1930 Census at Potosi, Grant, Wisconsin.2

Citations

  1. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED43. Dwelling 228.
  2. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED49. Dwelling 128.

Leo E. Koeller

M, b. 16 June 1909, d. 17 August 1993
Father*Frederick Ernest Koeller b. 12 May 1874, d. 28 Jul 1964
Mother*Louise Anna Fritz b. 6 Apr 1880, d. 25 Dec 1968
Life EventDateDescription
Birth16 June 1909Leo E. Koeller was born on 16 June 1909 at Wisconsin.
He was the son of Frederick Ernest Koeller and Louise Anna Fritz.
Death17 August 1993Leo E. Koeller died on 17 August 1993 at age 84.
Census DateLocationDescription
5 May 1910Potosi, Grant, WisconsinLeo E. Koeller was listed as a son in Frederick Ernest Koeller's household on the 1910 Census at Potosi, Grant, Wisconsin.1
11 April 1930Potosi, Grant, WisconsinLeo E. Koeller was listed as a son in Frederick Ernest Koeller's household on the 1930 Census at Potosi, Grant, Wisconsin.2
  • Leo E. Koeller obtained US Social Security Card at Wisconsin; last residence Dubuque, Dubuque, Iowa.

Citations

  1. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED43. Dwelling 228.
  2. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED49. Dwelling 128.

Walter Carl Koeller

M, b. 4 January 1915, d. 18 February 1970
Father*Frederick Ernest Koeller b. 12 May 1874, d. 28 Jul 1964
Mother*Louise Anna Fritz b. 6 Apr 1880, d. 25 Dec 1968
Life EventDateDescription
Birth4 January 1915Walter Carl Koeller was born on 4 January 1915 at Wisconsin.
He was the son of Frederick Ernest Koeller and Louise Anna Fritz.
Death18 February 1970Walter Carl Koeller died on 18 February 1970 at age 55.
Census DateLocationDescription
11 April 1930Potosi, Grant, WisconsinWalter Carl Koeller was listed as a son in Frederick Ernest Koeller's household on the 1930 Census at Potosi, Grant, Wisconsin.1

Citations

  1. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED49. Dwelling 128.

Jean A. Sweeney

F, b. 15 February 1921, d. 31 August 2006
Father*Frank Sweeney b. c 1893
Mother*Vivien Waite b. c 1893
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name6 May 1943As of 6 May 1943,her married name was Peterson.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth15 February 1921Jean A. Sweeney was born on 15 February 1921 at Wisconsin.
She was the daughter of Frank Sweeney and Vivien Waite.
Marriage6 May 1943Jean A. Sweeney married Harlan James Peterson, son of Laurence Hans Petersen and Della Melissa Bethke, on 6 May 1943.
Death31 August 2006Jean A. Sweeney died on 31 August 2006 at age 85 Jean A. Peterson, age 85, passed away on Thursday, Aug. 31, 2006, surrounded by her loving family at Oregon Manor following a long illness. She was born on Feb. 15, 1921, in Portage, the daughter of Frank and Vivien (Waite) Sweeney. In 1939, Jean graduated from Portage High School. On May 6, 1943, she was united in marriage to Harlan Peterson in Great Falls, Mont. Jean worked as a beautician in Portage before moving to Madison with her husband. She was an extremely loving and devoted wife, mother and grandmother. When her children were growing up, she was very active with their activities, such as Girl Scouts and Cub Scouts. Jean was a talented woman, who was skilled in many areas of life, including sewing, furniture refinishing, upholstering, and cooking. Jean is survived by her husband of 63 years, Harlan Peterson of Madison; four children, Larry (Jean) Peterson of Vail, Colo., Jeffry Peterson of Milwaukee, Ann (Doug) Farah of Green Bay and Jan (Tim) Paige of Middleton; four grandchildren, Brittany, Alisa, Austin and Nicholas; three step-grandchildren, Zach, Chris and Shelby; and a sister, Jane York of Portage. She was preceded in death by her parents; and her sister, Joan Sweeney. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at ST. BERNARD CATHOLIC CHURCH, 2450 Atwood Ave., on Friday, Oct. 6, 2006, at 12 Noon with Monsignor Michael Hippee officiating. A visitation will be held at the church on Friday from 11:30 a.m. until the time of Mass. Private burial will be held at a later date at Oak Grove Cemetery in Portage. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Alzheimer's Association, South Central Wisconsin Chapter, 517 N. Segoe Rd. No. 301, Madison, Wis. 53705 or to the Don and Marilyn Anderson HospiceCare, 5395 E. Cheryl Parkway, Madison, Wis. 53711. The family would like to extend a special thank you to the staff at Oregon Manor and in home Hospice Nurses for their loving care and compassion given to Jean and her family. Ryan Funeral Home and Cremation Services 2418 N. Sherman Ave. (608) 249-8257 www.ryanfuneralservice.com.
Census DateLocationDescription
4 April 1930Portage, Columbia, WisconsinJean A. Sweeney was listed as a daughter in Frank Sweeney's household on the 1930 Census at Portage, Columbia, Wisconsin.1

Citations

  1. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED28. Dwelling 138.

Frank Sweeney

M, b. circa 1893
Father*(?) Sweeney d. b 1930
Mother*Mary (?) b. c 1863, d. a 1930
Life EventDateDescription
DeathFrank Sweeney died.
Birthcirca 1893He was born circa 1893 at Wisconsin.
He was the son of (?) Sweeney and Mary (?).
Marriagecirca 1920Frank Sweeney married Vivien Waite circa 1920.
Census DateLocationDescription
4 April 1930Portage, Columbia, WisconsinFrank Sweeney was listed as the head of a family on the 1930 Census at Portage, Columbia, Wisconsin.1

Children of Frank Sweeney and Vivien Waite

Citations

  1. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED28. Dwelling 138.

Vivien Waite

F, b. circa 1893
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Namecirca 1920As of circa 1920,her married name was Sweeney.
Life EventDateDescription
DeathVivien Waite died.
Birthcirca 1893She was born circa 1893 at Wisconsin.
Marriagecirca 1920She married Frank Sweeney, son of (?) Sweeney and Mary (?), circa 1920.
Census DateLocationDescription
4 April 1930Portage, Columbia, WisconsinVivien Waite was listed as wife in Frank Sweeney's household on the 1930 Census at Portage, Columbia, Wisconsin.1

Children of Vivien Waite and Frank Sweeney

Citations

  1. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED28. Dwelling 138.

Warren G. York

M, b. July 1918
Life EventDateDescription
BirthJuly 1918Warren G. York was born in July 1918.

Joan F. Sweeney

F, b. 25 October 1924, d. 28 December 1988
Father*Frank Sweeney b. c 1893
Mother*Vivien Waite b. c 1893
Life EventDateDescription
Birth25 October 1924Joan F. Sweeney was born on 25 October 1924 at Wisconsin.
She was the daughter of Frank Sweeney and Vivien Waite.
Death28 December 1988Joan F. Sweeney died on 28 December 1988 at age 64.
Census DateLocationDescription
4 April 1930Portage, Columbia, WisconsinJoan F. Sweeney was listed as a daughter in Frank Sweeney's household on the 1930 Census at Portage, Columbia, Wisconsin.1
  • Joan F. Sweeney obtained US Social Security Card at Wisconsin; last residence Portage, Columbia, Wisconsin.

Citations

  1. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED28. Dwelling 138.

Mary (?)

F, b. circa 1863, d. after 1930
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Sweeney.
Life EventDateDescription
MarriageMary (?) married (?) Sweeney.
Birthcirca 1863Mary (?) was born circa 1863 at Wisconsin.
Deathafter 1930She died after 1930.
Census DateLocationDescription
4 April 1930Portage, Columbia, WisconsinMary (?) was listed as mother in Frank Sweeney's household on the 1930 Census at Portage, Columbia, Wisconsin.1

Child of Mary (?) and (?) Sweeney

Citations

  1. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED28. Dwelling 138.

(?) Sweeney

M, d. before 1930
Life EventDateDescription
Marriage(?) Sweeney married Mary (?).
Deathbefore 1930(?) Sweeney died before 1930.

Child of (?) Sweeney and Mary (?)