Mary Jo Kooiman

F, b. 3 December 1923, d. 14 September 2011
Father*Dirk Kooiman b. 1 Mar 1898, d. 15 Feb 1985
Mother*Mary Aloque Kaney b. 14 May 1898, d. 24 Dec 1964
Mary Jo Kooiman Wolff Marquardt 2011-Colorized
Mary Jo Kooiman Wolff Marquardt 2011
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationMary Jo Kooiman was also known as Mary Joann.
Married Name1942As of 1942,her married name was Wolff.
Married Namecirca 1988As of circa 1988,her married name was Marquardt.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth3 December 1923Mary Jo Kooiman was born on 3 December 1923 at Plankington, South Dakota.
She was the daughter of Dirk Kooiman and Mary Aloque Kaney.
Marriage1942Mary Jo Kooiman married Kenneth Francis Wolff, son of Henry J. Wolff and Edna M. (?), in 1942.
Marriagecirca 1988Mary Jo Kooiman married Ralph R. Marquardt circa 1988 at 2nd marriage for her.
Death14 September 2011Mary Jo Kooiman died on 14 September 2011 at age 87 Mary Jo Kooiman, Wolff, Marquardt, born Dec. 3, 1923, in Plankington, South Dakota, died peacefully on Wednesday, Sept. 14, 2011, at her home in Prairie du Sac. She was born the eldest child and only daughter of Dirk and Alocoque (Kaney) Kooiman. Her four brothers, John, Robert, Paul and Gene (Cyril) Kooiman all preceded her in death. Her family moved from South Dakota, when she was twelve years old and eventually settled in the Bear Valley area. It was here she met Francis Wolff; whom she married. They had six children; Mary, Auburn, Calif; Frank (Jeanne) Lake Havasu City, Ariz; John (Kathy), Madison; Robert, Necedah; Thomas (Vickie), Randolph; and Timothy (Mary), North Freedom. She has 18 grandchildren, and 22 great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by a daughter in-law, Dianne Wolff and grandson, Jacob Wolff. She is survived by many loving nieces, nephews and cousins. While raising her family, she worked for many years at the Hoffman House Restaurant and later as a unit clerk for the University of Wisconsin Hospital, in Madison. She met her second husband, Ralph Marquardt, and they were married nearly three years before his death in 1991. Mary Jo lived an interesting life, always looking around the next corner for a new life change. She was known and admired for her youthful style, her appreciation of beautiful flowers, her love of nature, her devotion to her pets, and her love of a good cup of coffee. There will be a memorial service at the FREE CONGREGATIONAL BUILDING OF SAUK COUNTY, 301 Polk St., Sauk City, on Sunday, Sept. 18, 2011, from 2 p.m. until 5 p.m. with a celebration of her life at 3 p.m. In lieu of flowers, the family asks that donations be made in her name to a charity of choice.
Madison Wisconsin State Journal September 17, 2011 - Mary Jo Kooiman, Wolff, Marquardt obituary
Census DateLocationDescription
22 April 1930Plankinton, Aurora, South DakotaMary Jo Kooiman was listed as a daughter in Dirk Kooiman's household on the 1930 Census at Plankinton, Aurora, South Dakota.1
6 May 1940Willow, Richland, WisconsinMary Jo Kooiman was listed as a daughter in Dirk Kooiman's household on the 1940 Census at Willow, Richland, Wisconsin.2
  • Mary Jo Kooiman and Kenneth Francis Wolff lived in 1964 at Madison, Dane, Wisconsin.
  • Mary Jo Kooiman lived in August 2006 at 310 Maple St, Sauk City, Sauk, Wisconsin.
  • She lived in May 2007 at Lake Havasau, Arizona.

Citations

  1. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED2-15. Dwelling 138.
  2. [S373] U.S. Federal Census 1940 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1940; Census Place: Willow, Richland, Wisconsin; Roll: T627_4518; Page: 5B; Enumeration District: 52-23.

Kenneth Francis Wolff

M, b. 20 April 1918, d. 3 June 1991
Father*Henry J. Wolff b. c 1891
Mother*Edna M. (?) b. c 1894
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationKenneth Francis Wolff was also known as Francis Kenneth.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth20 April 1918Kenneth Francis Wolff was born on 20 April 1918.
He was the son of Henry J. Wolff and Edna M. (?).
Marriage1942Kenneth Francis Wolff married Mary Jo Kooiman, daughter of Dirk Kooiman and Mary Aloque Kaney, in 1942.
Death3 June 1991Kenneth Francis Wolff died on 3 June 1991 at age 73.
Burialafter 3 June 1991He was buried after 3 June 1991 at Saint Mary's Keysville Cemetery, Keysville, Richland, Wisconsin.
  • Kenneth Francis Wolff obtained US Social Security Card at Wisconsin; last residence not specified.
  • He and Mary Jo Kooiman lived in 1964 at Madison, Dane, Wisconsin.

Francis Paul Kooiman

M, b. 19 July 1931, d. 8 November 2003
Father*Dirk Kooiman b. 1 Mar 1898, d. 15 Feb 1985
Mother*Mary Aloque Kaney b. 14 May 1898, d. 24 Dec 1964
Francis Paul Kooiman 2003-Colorized
Francis Paul Kooiman 2003
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationFrancis Paul Kooiman was also known as F. Paul.
Name VariationFrancis Paul Kooiman was also known as Paul F.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth19 July 1931Francis Paul Kooiman was born on 19 July 1931 at South Dakota.
He was the son of Dirk Kooiman and Mary Aloque Kaney.
Marriage14 January 1956Francis Paul Kooiman married Susan Janet Savacool, daughter of Clyde H. Savacool and Alice Hill, on 14 January 1956.
Susan Janet Savacool - Paul Kooiman marriage announcement 22 Jan 1956 The La Crosse Tribune (La Crosse, WI)
Death8 November 2003Francis Paul Kooiman died on 8 November 2003 at age 72 F Paul Kooiman obituary.
Madison Wisconsin State Journal November 12, 2003 - F Paul Kooiman obituary
Burialafter 8 November 2003He was buried after 8 November 2003 at Bear Valley Cemetery, Buena Vista, Richland, Wisconsin.
Census DateLocationDescription
6 May 1940Willow, Richland, WisconsinFrancis Paul Kooiman was listed as a son in Dirk Kooiman's household on the 1940 Census at Willow, Richland, Wisconsin.1
  • Francis Paul Kooiman lived in 1964 at Lone Rock, Wisconsin.

Citations

  1. [S373] U.S. Federal Census 1940 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1940; Census Place: Willow, Richland, Wisconsin; Roll: T627_4518; Page: 5B; Enumeration District: 52-23.

Susan Janet Savacool

F, b. 24 June 1931, d. 2 July 1986
Father*Clyde H. Savacool b. 19 Apr 1894, d. 10 Jul 1962
Mother*Alice Hill b. 23 Nov 1892, d. 21 Jan 1987
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationSusan Janet Savacool was also known as Janet.
Married Name14 January 1956As of 14 January 1956,her married name was Kooiman.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth24 June 1931Susan Janet Savacool was born on 24 June 1931 at Viola, Richland, Wisconsin.
She was the daughter of Clyde H. Savacool and Alice Hill.
Marriage14 January 1956Susan Janet Savacool married Francis Paul Kooiman, son of Dirk Kooiman and Mary Aloque Kaney, on 14 January 1956.
Susan Janet Savacool - Paul Kooiman marriage announcement 22 Jan 1956 The La Crosse Tribune (La Crosse, WI)
Death2 July 1986Susan Janet Savacool died on 2 July 1986 at Richland, Wisconsin, at age 55 Janet Savacool Kooiman obituary.1
Madison Wisconsin State Journal July 5, 1986 - Janet Savacool Kooiman obituary
Burialafter 2 July 1986She was buried after 2 July 1986 at Bear Valley Cemetery, Buena Vista, Richland, Wisconsin.
  • On 11 November 1953 at returned from abroad Name: Susan J Savacool Arrival Date: 11 Nov 1953 Port of Departure: Rotterdam, Netherlands Ship Name: Veendam Search Ship Database: View the Veendam in the 'Passenger Ships and Images' database Port of Arrival: New York, New York Nativity: Wisconsin Line: 2 Microfilm Serial: T715 Microfilm Roll: T715_8388 Birth Location: Wisconsin Birth Location Other: Viola Page Number: 326.

Citations

  1. [S190] The Richland Observer, 32b-098.

Cyril Gene Kooiman

M, b. 20 September 1936, d. 30 August 2006
Father*Dirk Kooiman b. 1 Mar 1898, d. 15 Feb 1985
Mother*Mary Aloque Kaney b. 14 May 1898, d. 24 Dec 1964
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationCyril Gene Kooiman was also known as C. Gene.
NicknameCyril Gene Kooiman also went by the name of Gene.
Name VariationCyril Gene Kooiman was also known as Eugene.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth20 September 1936Cyril Gene Kooiman was born on 20 September 1936 at South Dakota also reported as 29 Sep 1936.
He was the son of Dirk Kooiman and Mary Aloque Kaney.
Death30 August 2006Cyril Gene Kooiman died on 30 August 2006 at Lakeview Healthcare Center, West Salem, La Crosse, Wisconsin, at age 69 Cyril Gene Kooiman, age 69, died Wednesday, Aug. 30, 2006, at Lakeview Healthcare Center in West Salem, where he lived for the past 25 years. Gene was born on Sept. 29, 1936, the youngest of five children born to Dirk and Alacoque (Kaney) Kooiman. Gene is survived by his sister, Mary Jo Wolff Marquardt of Lake Havasu City, Ariz; many nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. Gene was preceded in death by his parents; brothers, John D., Robert D. and F. Paul Kooiman. Graveside services will be held on Thursday, Sept. 7, 2006, at 11 a.m. at the Button Cemetery. The Pratt Funeral Service of Richland Center is assisting the family with their arrangements.
Madison Wisconsin State Journal September 3, 2006 - Cyril Gene Kooiman obituary
Census DateLocationDescription
6 May 1940Willow, Richland, WisconsinCyril Gene Kooiman was listed as a son in Dirk Kooiman's household on the 1940 Census at Willow, Richland, Wisconsin.1
  • Cyril Gene Kooiman obtained US Social Security Card at Wisconsin; last residence West Salem, La Crosse, Wisconsin.
  • He lived in 1964 at Lone Rock, Wisconsin.

Citations

  1. [S373] U.S. Federal Census 1940 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1940; Census Place: Willow, Richland, Wisconsin; Roll: T627_4518; Page: 5B; Enumeration District: 52-23.

Bonnie Ann Veronica Duren

F, b. 18 October 1925, d. 1 January 2010
Father*Rinold Nicklas Duren b. 1 Mar 1897, d. 24 Apr 1977
Mother*Anna M. Murphy b. 19 Sep 1902, d. 13 May 1976
Bonnie Ann (Duren) Greenheck-Colorized
Bonnie Ann (Duren) Greenheck
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationBonnie Ann Veronica Duren was also known as Veronica Ann.
Married NameMay 1949As of May 1949,her married name was Greenhack.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth18 October 1925Bonnie Ann Veronica Duren was born on 18 October 1925 at Cazenovia, Richland, Wisconsin.
She was the daughter of Rinold Nicklas Duren and Anna M. Murphy.
MarriageMay 1949Bonnie Ann Veronica Duren married Francis Albert Greenheck, son of Albert Robert Greenheck and Marcella F. Kaney, in May 1949.
Death1 January 2010Bonnie Ann Veronica Duren died on 1 January 2010 at Minnesota at age 84 Bonnie A. Greenheck, age 84, of Wabasha, MN, died Friday, January 1, 2010 at St. Elizabeth's Health Care Center in Wabasha.

She was born October 18, 1925 in Cazenovia, WI, the daughter of Rinold and Anna (Murphy) Duren. She grew up in Cazenovia, attended St. Anthony Catholic School in Germantown and graduated from Cazenovia High School in 1943. She received a Bachelor of Science degree in Education from the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater in 1947. She was a Commercial Education teacher in Lone Rock, WI from 1947-1949. On May 30, 1949 she married Francis Greenheck in Cazenovia. After their marriage they moved to Wabasha where she helped her husband operate the Lake View Creameries beginning in 1949. Then in 1969 they operated the Nelson Cheese Factory in Nelson, WI until their retirement in 1994.

In addition to raising her large family, she pursued a very strong interest in the arts, taking many classes at area universities and art centers. She taught workshops in pottery and rosemaling and participated in art exhibits in the region. She loved spending time with her children and grandchildren. She also enjoyed playing cards, sewing and gardening. She was a member of St. Felix Catholic Church in Wabasha and an active member of its Council of Catholic Women. She was a member of the Wabasha American Legion Auxiliary Post #50 and a volunteer of the Mayo-St. Elizabeth's Hospice Program.

Bonnie is survived by sons and daughters-in-law, Edward and Jolene Greenheck, Wabasha, MN, Michael and Sarah Greenheck, Eagan, MN, Peter and Jane Greenheck, St. Paul, MN, Leanne Greenheck, St. Paul, MN; daughters and sons-in-law, Mary Greenheck, Wabasha, MN, Anne Hanson, Rochester, MN, Elizabeth Greenheck, Wabasha, MN, Joan and Steve Faulhaber, Menomonie, WI, Jennifer and Eric Christianson, Wayzata, MN; 23 grandchildren, Katy and Annie, Alyssa, Tommy, William and Cecilia, Fred and Erik, Clare, Peter, Jane and Lisa, Rachael, Catherine, and Laura, Elizabeth, Danny, Caroline and John and Charlie, Frances, Claire, and Eleanor; brothers and sisters-in-law, Vince and Jane Duren, Cazenovia, WI, Ryne and Diane Duren, Cazenovia, WI, Kitty Rae Duren, Middleton, WI; sisters and brothers-in-law, Mary and Bob Hecht, Racine, WI, Barbara Glaysher, Fitchburg, WI, Annette and Art Scherbert, Milwaukee, WI; nieces and nephews. Her husband, Francis, son, Gregory, brothers, Larry and Edward Duren and brother-in-law, Gordon Glaysher, preceded her in death.

A private Mass of Christian Burial for the family will be offered at St. Felix Catholic Church in Wabasha with the Reverend Glenn Frerichs officiating. Interment will be in St. Felix Cemetery. Memorials are preferred to the Mayo Clinic for Alzheimer's Disease research or to a charity of the donor's choice.

The Abbott Funeral Home of Wabasha is in charge of arrangements.
Census DateLocationDescription
1930Cazenovia, Richland, WisconsinBonnie Ann Veronica Duren was listed as a daughter in Rinold Nicklas Duren's household on the 1930 Census at Cazenovia, Richland, Wisconsin.1
  • Bonnie Ann Veronica Duren lived in 2006 at 442 Lawrence Blvd E, Wabasha, Wabasha, Minnesota.

Children of Bonnie Ann Veronica Duren and Francis Albert Greenheck

Citations

  1. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED4.

Edward Gerard Greenheck

M, b. 4 July 1953
Father*Francis Albert Greenheck b. 30 Mar 1925, d. 6 Dec 1996
Mother*Bonnie Ann Veronica Duren b. 18 Oct 1925, d. 1 Jan 2010
Life EventDateDescription
Birth4 July 1953Edward Gerard Greenheck was born on 4 July 1953 at Wabasha, Minnesota.1
He was the son of Francis Albert Greenheck and Bonnie Ann Veronica Duren.

Citations

  1. [S363] Minnesota Birth Index, 1935-2002 (published), File Number: 1953-MN-055657.

Gregory Quinn Greenheck

M, b. 11 March 1951, d. 5 January 1992
Father*Francis Albert Greenheck b. 30 Mar 1925, d. 6 Dec 1996
Mother*Bonnie Ann Veronica Duren b. 18 Oct 1925, d. 1 Jan 2010
Life EventDateDescription
Birth11 March 1951Gregory Quinn Greenheck was born on 11 March 1951 at Wabasha, Minnesota.1
He was the son of Francis Albert Greenheck and Bonnie Ann Veronica Duren.
Death5 January 1992Gregory Quinn Greenheck died on 5 January 1992 at Goodhue, Minnesota, at age 40.2

Citations

  1. [S363] Minnesota Birth Index, 1935-2002 (published), File Number: 1951-MN-016327.
  2. [S329] Minnesota Death Index, 1908-2002 (published).

Kitty Rae Greenheck

F, b. 3 October 1926, d. 18 June 2012
Father*Albert Robert Greenheck b. 30 Jul 1897, d. 26 Jul 1970
Mother*Marcella F. Kaney b. 29 Jan 1901, d. 12 Oct 1968
Kitty Rae Greenheck Duren 2012-Colorized
Kitty Rae (Greenheck) Duren 2012
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationKitty Rae Greenheck was also known as Catherine Lorraine.
Name VariationKitty Rae Greenheck was also known as Kitty Ray.
Married Name28 June 1950As of 28 June 1950,her married name was Duren.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth3 October 1926Kitty Rae Greenheck was born on 3 October 1926 at Clyde, Iowa, Wisconsin.
She was the daughter of Albert Robert Greenheck and Marcella F. Kaney.
Marriage28 June 1950Kitty Rae Greenheck married Lawrence Edward Duren, son of Rinold Nicklas Duren and Anna M. Murphy, on 28 June 1950.
Death18 June 2012Kitty Rae Greenheck died on 18 June 2012 at age 85 Kitty Rae Duren passed away peacefully at Agrace Hospice Care on Monday, June 18, 2012. She was born Catherine Lorraine to Albert and Marcella Greenheck on Oct. 3, 1926 in the town of Clyde, Iowa County, Wis. She was a proud graduate of UW-Platteville in Elementary Education. Kitty taught in Kenosha, Beaver Dam, Oregon, Madison, West Middleton and was a long time sub in the Middleton School District. She married Larry Duren in Lone Rock, Wis, on June 28, 1950. They celebrated 52 years of marriage in 2002. She is survived by her seven children: Mike (Liz), Dan (Betsy), Mary, Amy (Wayne), Cathy (Craig), Meg (Dave), Liz (Johnny), and her sister Mary Ann Lindh. She is further survived by her grandchildren: Abbey, Jenna, Carley, Chris, Eric, Megan, Mark, Matt, Tori, Claire, Katie, Rebecca, Mason and Grant. She leaves behind brothers and sisters-in-law, cousins, nieces, nephews, and many friends. She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, and her brothers, Joseph and Francis Greenheck. The family would like to extend their heartfelt gratitude to the wonderful staff at the Waunakee Manor as well as the staff at Agrace for taking such wonderful care of her. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at ST. BERNARD?S CATHOLIC CHURCH, 7450 University Ave, Middleton. at 12:00 Noon on Friday, June 22,2012, with Monsignor Douglas Dushack presiding. Visitation will be at the church from 10:00 AM. until 11:30 AM with a time for family remembrances at 11:30 a.m. until time of the service. A private family burial service will be held in Cazenovia at a later date.
Madison Wisconsin State Journal June 20, 2012 - Kitty Rae (Greenheck) Duren obituary
Census DateLocationDescription
4 April 1930Clyde, Iowa, WisconsinKitty Rae Greenheck was listed as a daughter in Albert Robert Greenheck's household on the 1930 Census at Clyde, Iowa, Wisconsin.1
9 May 1940Clyde, Iowa, WisconsinKitty Rae Greenheck was listed as a daughter in Albert Robert Greenheck's household on the 1940 Census at Clyde, Iowa, Wisconsin.2
  • Kitty Rae Greenheck was a bridesmaid at the wedding of Eva Moore and Anthony W. Greenheck on 12 July 1947; Anthony Greenheck and Eva Moore marriage announcement.
  • In June 2000 Lawrence and Kitty Rae (Greenheck) Duren 50th wedding anniversary.
    Madison Wisconsin State Journal June 25, 2000 - Lawrence and Kitty Rae (Greenheck) Duren 50th wedding anniversary

Citations

  1. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED25-6. Dwelling 11.
  2. [S373] U.S. Federal Census 1940 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1940; Census Place: Clyde, Iowa, Wisconsin; Roll: T627_4483; Page: 7A; Enumeration District: 25-6.

Lawrence Edward Duren

M, b. 10 February 1927, d. 7 March 2003
Father*Rinold Nicklas Duren b. 1 Mar 1897, d. 24 Apr 1977
Mother*Anna M. Murphy b. 19 Sep 1902, d. 13 May 1976
Lawrence (Larry) Duren 2003
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationLawrence Edward Duren was also known as Larry.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth10 February 1927Lawrence Edward Duren was born on 10 February 1927 at Wisconsin.
He was the son of Rinold Nicklas Duren and Anna M. Murphy.
Marriage28 June 1950Lawrence Edward Duren married Kitty Rae Greenheck, daughter of Albert Robert Greenheck and Marcella F. Kaney, on 28 June 1950.
Death7 March 2003Lawrence Edward Duren died on 7 March 2003 at Middleton Branch, Dane, Wisconsin, at age 76 Lawrence (Larry) Duren obituary.
Madison Wisconsin State Journal March 9, 2003 - Lawrence (Larry) Duren obituary
Census DateLocationDescription
1930Cazenovia, Richland, WisconsinLawrence Edward Duren was listed as a son in Rinold Nicklas Duren's household on the 1930 Census at Cazenovia, Richland, Wisconsin.1
  • Lawrence Edward Duren obtained US Social Security Card at Wisconsin; last residence Middleton Branch, Dane, Wisconsin.
  • In June 2000 Lawrence and Kitty Rae (Greenheck) Duren 50th wedding anniversary.
    Madison Wisconsin State Journal June 25, 2000 - Lawrence and Kitty Rae (Greenheck) Duren 50th wedding anniversary
  • Circa 2002 Larry Duren, Hydroponic Garden Hobbyist
    Grandfather with 2 sons, 5 daughters and 13 grandchildren
    Lives with wife of 52 years, Kitty Rae Duren, in Middleton, WI
    75 year old Former Editor Publisher of weekly newspaper
    DAV of WW II served in U.S. Merchant Marine and U.S. Navy
    University of Wisconsin graduate, Madison, WI
    Bachelor's Degree in Political Science.

    Developed a Hydroponic Garden and greenhouse system to (accomodate heart ailment and severe lower back problem) for gardening standing up.After 5 years experience in research, development and application wrote the book "HOME GARDEN HYDROPONICS."

    Hydroponic Garden/Greenhouse system is a natural for retired people who are bored and think they can't do anything. This gardening is easy for ages 9 t0 89. Once established this system runs itself with automatic timers.
    Can be operated in 10 minutes a day. Can be operated as a hobby or as a commercial enterprise to raise herbs, vegetables and fruit for home use or sale at Farmers' Markets.

Citations

  1. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED4.

Joseph A. Greenheck

M, b. 18 August 1930, d. 31 January 2008
Father*Albert Robert Greenheck b. 30 Jul 1897, d. 26 Jul 1970
Mother*Marcella F. Kaney b. 29 Jan 1901, d. 12 Oct 1968
Joseph A Greenheck 2008
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationJoseph A. Greenheck was also known as Bud.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth18 August 1930Joseph A. Greenheck was born on 18 August 1930 at Wisconsin.
He was the son of Albert Robert Greenheck and Marcella F. Kaney.
Marriagebefore 1953Joseph A. Greenheck married Carole Bernadette McGuire, daughter of John N. McGuire and Viola Gottschall, before 1953.
Death31 January 2008Joseph A. Greenheck died on 31 January 2008 at age 77 Joseph A. 'Joe' Greenheck, age 77, passed away on Jan. 31, 2008, at St. Mary' s Hospital. He was born on Aug. 18, 1930, in Dodgeville, the son of Albert and Marcella (Kaney) Greenheck. Joe worked for Monona Masonry for many years and was a memberof the Labor Union Local 464 in Madison. Survivors include his wife, Marjorie Greenheck; children, Jeff (Janette) Greenheck, Kellie (Dennis) Mueller, Josh (Mary) Greenheck, Jill (Rick) Doppelt and Molly (Paul) Casey; stepchildren, Dean (Linda) Johnson, Duane (Becky) Johnson and Donna (Scott) Tofte; grandchildren, Michael, Bret, Alison, Mark, Lindsay,T.J., David, Emma, Mitchell, Natalie, Caroline, Patrick, Sarah, Joseph, Megan, Eric, Lora, Joanna, Hunter, Reese, Stephanie, Dawn, Darrell, Jennifer and Samantha; five great-grandchildren; sisters, Kitty Rae Duren and Mary Ann (John) Lindh; and many nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. Joe was preceded in death by his parents; his first wife,Carole McGuire; his son, Kurt; and a brother, Francis. Besides enjoying time with his family, Joe loved to cook. He also enjoyed camping asmuch as everyone enjoyed his homemade spaghetti sauce. Joe's family would like to extend a special thank you to his doctors and nursesat St. Mary' s Hospital and St. Mary' s Renal Center, andto all the many volunteers for the special attention and care given to him. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at ST. OLAF'S CATHOLIC CHURCH, 619 Jefferson St., DeForest, on Monday, Feb. 4, 2008,at 11 a.m. with Father Gary A. Wankerl officiating. Burial will follow at St. Andrew' s Catholic Cemetery in Verona. Visitation willbe held at the church on Monday, Feb. 4, 2008, from 9 a.m. until timeof service.
Madison Wisconsin State Journal February 3, 2008 - Joseph Greenheck obituary
Census DateLocationDescription
9 May 1940Clyde, Iowa, WisconsinJoseph A. Greenheck was listed as a son in Albert Robert Greenheck's household on the 1940 Census at Clyde, Iowa, Wisconsin.1
  • Joseph A. Greenheck obtained US Social Security Card at Wisconsin; last residence De Forest, Dane, Wisconsin.

Child of Joseph A. Greenheck and Carole Bernadette McGuire

Citations

  1. [S373] U.S. Federal Census 1940 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1940; Census Place: Clyde, Iowa, Wisconsin; Roll: T627_4483; Page: 7A; Enumeration District: 25-6.

Carole Bernadette McGuire

F, b. 30 December 1933, d. 13 April 1978
Father*John N. McGuire b. c 1891, d. b Aug 1961
Mother*Viola Gottschall b. c 1902
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationCarole Bernadette McGuire was also known as Carol.
Married Namebefore 1953As of before 1953,her married name was Greenheck.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth30 December 1933Carole Bernadette McGuire was born on 30 December 1933 at Wisconsin.
She was the daughter of John N. McGuire and Viola Gottschall.
Marriagebefore 1953Carole Bernadette McGuire married Joseph A. Greenheck, son of Albert Robert Greenheck and Marcella F. Kaney, before 1953.
Death13 April 1978Carole Bernadette McGuire died on 13 April 1978 at age 44.

Child of Carole Bernadette McGuire and Joseph A. Greenheck

Kurt Alan Greenheck

M, b. 28 November 1958, d. 6 February 1988
Father*Joseph A. Greenheck b. 18 Aug 1930, d. 31 Jan 2008
Mother*Carole Bernadette McGuire b. 30 Dec 1933, d. 13 Apr 1978
Life EventDateDescription
Birth28 November 1958Kurt Alan Greenheck was born on 28 November 1958 at Wisconsin.
He was the son of Joseph A. Greenheck and Carole Bernadette McGuire.
Death6 February 1988Kurt Alan Greenheck died on 6 February 1988 at Los Angeles, California, at age 29.1

Citations

  1. [S204] California Death Records (published).

James Kaney

M, b. 7 July 1909, d. 8 July 1909
Father*John Sebastian Kaney Sr. b. 5 Dec 1869, d. 20 Dec 1935
Mother*Anastasia S. Ryan b. Jan 1876, d. 9 Sep 1944
Life EventDateDescription
Birth7 July 1909James Kaney was born on 7 July 1909 at Milwaukee, Milwaukee, Wisconsin.
Death8 July 1909He died on 8 July 1909 at Milwaukee, Milwaukee, Wisconsin.
He was the son of John Sebastian Kaney Sr. and Anastasia S. Ryan.
Burial9 July 1909James Kaney was buried on 9 July 1909 at Mount Olivet Cemetery, Milwaukee, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, Block 3, Row 2, Lot 2, Grave 4.1

Citations

  1. [S230] Milwaukee Catholic Cemeteries Cemetery records, by Milwaukee.

Mary V. Mears

F, b. 19 June 1880, d. 3 April 1950
Father*Martin Mears b. Dec 1855, d. 3 Nov 1927
Mother*Elizabeth Kaney b. Dec 1855, d. 7 Oct 1932
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Namecirca 1902As of circa 1902,her married name was Welch.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth19 June 1880Mary V. Mears was born on 19 June 1880 at Sauk, Wisconsin.1
She was the daughter of Martin Mears and Elizabeth Kaney.
Marriagecirca 1902Mary V. Mears married Frank George Welch, son of James E. Welch and Ellen Carter, circa 1902.
Death3 April 1950Mary V. Mears died on 3 April 1950 at age 69.
Burialafter 3 April 1950She was buried after 3 April 1950 at Gate of Heaven Cemetery, Marshfield, Wood, Wisconsin.
Census DateLocationDescription
1 June 1905Franklin, Sauk, WisconsinMary V. Mears is listed as wife on the census of 1 June 1905 in the household of Frank George Welch at Franklin, Sauk, Wisconsin.2
25 April 1910Hansen, Wood, WisconsinMary V. Mears was listed as wife in Frank George Welch's household on the 1910 Census at Hansen, Wood, Wisconsin.3
9 January 1920Marshfield, Wood, WisconsinMary V. Mears was listed as wife in Frank George Welch's household on the 1920 Census at Marshfield, Wood, Wisconsin; living at 901 South Peach Street; next door to James F. Welch.4
14 April 1930Chili, Fremont Township, Clark, WisconsinMary V. Mears was listed as wife in Frank George Welch's household on the 1930 Census at Chili, Fremont Township, Clark, Wisconsin.5
2 May 1940Fremont, Clark, WisconsinMary V. Mears was listed as the head of a family on the 1940 Census at Fremont, Clark, Wisconsin.6
  • Mary V. Mears had 4 with 4 living in 1910 children.
  • She lived in 1932 at Chili, Fremont Township, Clark, Wisconsin.
  • In July 1948 at Wisconsin Mrs D E Woodruff visiting her sister Mrs Mary Welch.
    Wisconsin Rapids Daily Tribune July 19, 1948 - Mrs D E Woodruff visiting her sister Mrs Mary Welch

Children of Mary V. Mears and Frank George Welch

Citations

  1. [S6] Wisconsin, Wisconsin Vital Record to 1907, Reel 0263 Record 002168.
  2. [S364] Wisconsin State Census Wisconsin State Censuses, 1895 and 1905, by Ancestry.com, Dwelling 17.
  3. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED195. Dwelling 84.
  4. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED199.
  5. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED10-11.
  6. [S373] U.S. Federal Census 1940 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1940; Census Place: Fremont, Clark, Wisconsin; Roll: T627_4465; Page: 11A; Enumeration District: 10-11.

Carl Volk

M, b. 28 March 1884, d. 25 December 1973
Father*Joseph Volk Sr. b. 1842, d. 1922
Mother*Theresa Kirshbaum b. Dec 1857, d. 1932
Carl Volk 1959-Colorized
Carl Volk 1973
Carl Volk 1959
Life EventDateDescription
Birth28 March 1884Carl Volk was born on 28 March 1884 at Wisconsin.
He was the son of Joseph Volk Sr. and Theresa Kirshbaum.
Marriage5 May 1909Carl Volk married Sarah Mears, daughter of Martin Mears and Elizabeth Kaney, on 5 May 1909 at Loreto, Sauk, Wisconsin, #9-432.
Death25 December 1973Carl Volk died on 25 December 1973 at age 89.
Burialafter 25 December 1973He was buried after 25 December 1973 at St. Patricks Catholic Cemetery, New Loreto, Bear Creek, Sauk, Wisconsin, row 15.1
Census DateLocationDescription
1 June 1905Franklin, Sauk, WisconsinCarl Volk is listed as son on the census of 1 June 1905 in the household of Joseph Volk Sr. at Franklin, Sauk, Wisconsin.2
5 May 1910Bear Creek Town, Sauk, WisconsinCarl Volk was listed as the head of a family on the 1910 Census at Bear Creek Town, Sauk, Wisconsin.3
23 January 1920Franklin, Sauk, WisconsinHe was listed as the head of a family on the 1920 Census at Franklin, Sauk, Wisconsin.4
10 April 1930Franklin, Sauk, WisconsinHe was listed as the head of a family on the 1930 Census at Franklin, Sauk, Wisconsin.5
10 April 1940Franklin, Sauk, WisconsinHe was listed as the head of a family on the 1940 Census at Franklin, Sauk, Wisconsin.6
  • Carl Volk obtained US Social Security Card at Wisconsin; last residence Loganville, Sauk, Wisconsin.
  • In May 1959 Carl and Sarah (Mears) Volk 50th wedding anniversary celebration.
    The Capital Times Madison Wisconsin 27 May 1959 - Carl and Sarah Mears Volk 50th wedding anniversary celebration-Colorized
    The Capital Times (Madison, Wisconsin) 27 May 1959 - Carl and Sarah (Mears) Volk 50th wedding anniversary celebration
  • In April 1973 Carl and Sarah (Mears) Volk 64th wedding anniversary article.
    Madison Wisconsin State Journal April 26, 1973 - Carl and Sarah (Mears) Volk 64th wedding anniversary article

Children of Carl Volk and Sarah Mears

Citations

  1. [S180] Wisconsin Sauk Co Cemetery Records Vol 6, pg 19.
  2. [S364] Wisconsin State Census Wisconsin State Censuses, 1895 and 1905, by Ancestry.com, Dwelling 215.
  3. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED 110. Sheet 7B. Dwelling 125.
  4. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED164. Sheet 10B. Dwelling 185.
  5. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED56-13. Dwelling 42.
  6. [S373] U.S. Federal Census 1940 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1940; Census Place: Franklin, Sauk, Wisconsin; Roll: T627_4523; Page: 1A; Enumeration District: 56-14.

James Edmond Volk

M, b. 3 September 1910, d. 17 January 1989
Father*Carl Volk b. 28 Mar 1884, d. 25 Dec 1973
Mother*Sarah Mears b. 13 Feb 1886, d. 8 May 1985
Life EventDateDescription
Birth3 September 1910James Edmond Volk was born on 3 September 1910 at Wisconsin.
He was the son of Carl Volk and Sarah Mears.
Marriage10 April 1940James Edmond Volk married Norma Vera Selma Meyer, daughter of William F. Meyer and Hilda Sorge, on 10 April 1940.
Death17 January 1989James Edmond Volk died on 17 January 1989 at age 78 James Volk obituary.
Madison Wisconsin State Journal January 18, 1989 - James Volk obituary
Burialafter 17 January 1989He was buried after 17 January 1989 at Resurrection Cemetery, Madison, Dane, Wisconsin.
Census DateLocationDescription
23 January 1920Franklin, Sauk, WisconsinJames Edmond Volk was listed as a son in Carl Volk's household on the 1920 Census at Franklin, Sauk, Wisconsin.1
10 April 1930Franklin, Sauk, WisconsinJames Edmond Volk was listed as a son in Carl Volk's household on the 1930 Census at Franklin, Sauk, Wisconsin.2
  • James Edmond Volk obtained US Social Security Card at Minnesota; last residence Madison, Dane, Wisconsin.

Children of James Edmond Volk and Norma Vera Selma Meyer

Citations

  1. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED164. Sheet 10B. Dwelling 185.
  2. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED56-13. Dwelling 42.

Norma Vera Selma Meyer

F, b. 21 October 1919, d. 29 November 2011
Father*William F. Meyer b. 21 Jul 1879, d. 17 Jan 1953
Mother*Hilda Sorge b. 12 Apr 1889, d. 22 May 1971
Norma Meyer 1938 senior portrait Reedsburg High School Reedsburg Sauk WI-Colorized
Norma Meyer 1938 senior portrait Reedsburg High School, Reedsburg, Sauk, WI
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name10 April 1940As of 10 April 1940,her married name was Volk.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth21 October 1919Norma Vera Selma Meyer was born on 21 October 1919 at Sauk, Wisconsin.
She was the daughter of William F. Meyer and Hilda Sorge.
Marriage10 April 1940Norma Vera Selma Meyer married James Edmond Volk, son of Carl Volk and Sarah Mears, on 10 April 1940.
Death29 November 2011Norma Vera Selma Meyer died on 29 November 2011 at Dane, Wisconsin, at age 92.
  • Norma Vera Selma Meyer graduated in 1938 at Reedsburg High School, Reedsburg, Sauk, Wisconsin.

Children of Norma Vera Selma Meyer and James Edmond Volk

Rita Kay Volk

F, b. 1940, d. 1940
Father*James Edmond Volk b. 3 Sep 1910, d. 17 Jan 1989
Mother*Norma Vera Selma Meyer b. 21 Oct 1919, d. 29 Nov 2011
Life EventDateDescription
Death1940Rita Kay Volk died in 1940.
Burial1940She was buried in 1940 at St. Patrick's Cemetery, New Loreto, Bear Creek, Sauk, Wisconsin.
Rita Kay Volk tombstone
Birth1940She was born in 1940.
She was the daughter of James Edmond Volk and Norma Vera Selma Meyer.

Martin Walter Volk

M, b. 27 March 1912, d. 15 June 1951
Father*Carl Volk b. 28 Mar 1884, d. 25 Dec 1973
Mother*Sarah Mears b. 13 Feb 1886, d. 8 May 1985
Life EventDateDescription
Birth27 March 1912Martin Walter Volk was born on 27 March 1912 at Wisconsin.
He was the son of Carl Volk and Sarah Mears.
Marriagebefore 1940Martin Walter Volk married Genevieve Mary Weitzel, daughter of Edward Martin Weitzel and Anna Freda Walters, before 1940.
Death15 June 1951Martin Walter Volk died on 15 June 1951 at age 39.
Burialafter 15 June 1951He was buried after 15 June 1951 at St. Patrick's Cemetery, New Loreto, Bear Creek, Sauk, Wisconsin.
Genevieve and Martin Volk tombstone
Census DateLocationDescription
23 January 1920Franklin, Sauk, WisconsinMartin Walter Volk was listed as a son in Carl Volk's household on the 1920 Census at Franklin, Sauk, Wisconsin.1
10 April 1930Franklin, Sauk, WisconsinMartin Walter Volk was listed as a son in Carl Volk's household on the 1930 Census at Franklin, Sauk, Wisconsin.2
10 April 1940Franklin, Sauk, WisconsinMartin Walter Volk was listed as a son in Carl Volk's household on the 1940 Census at Franklin, Sauk, Wisconsin.3

Citations

  1. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED164. Sheet 10B. Dwelling 185.
  2. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED56-13. Dwelling 42.
  3. [S373] U.S. Federal Census 1940 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1940; Census Place: Franklin, Sauk, Wisconsin; Roll: T627_4523; Page: 1A; Enumeration District: 56-14.

Joseph O. Volk

M, b. 8 December 1913, d. 13 May 1972
Father*Carl Volk b. 28 Mar 1884, d. 25 Dec 1973
Mother*Sarah Mears b. 13 Feb 1886, d. 8 May 1985
Name TypeDateDescription
NicknameJoseph O. Volk also went by the name of Joe.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth8 December 1913Joseph O. Volk was born on 8 December 1913 at Sauk, Wisconsin, also reported as 1914.
He was the son of Carl Volk and Sarah Mears.
Marriage1937Joseph O. Volk married Alice Bergerson in 1937.
Death13 May 1972Joseph O. Volk died on 13 May 1972 at Madison, Dane, Wisconsin, at age 58 Joseph O Volk obituary.
Madison Wisconsin State Journal May 14, 1972 - Joseph O Volk obituary
Burialafter 13 May 1972He was buried after 13 May 1972 at Resurrection Cemetery, Madison, Dane, Wisconsin.
Census DateLocationDescription
23 January 1920Franklin, Sauk, WisconsinJoseph O. Volk was listed as a son in Carl Volk's household on the 1920 Census at Franklin, Sauk, Wisconsin.1
10 April 1930Franklin, Sauk, WisconsinJoseph O. Volk was listed as a son in Carl Volk's household on the 1930 Census at Franklin, Sauk, Wisconsin.2

Citations

  1. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED164. Sheet 10B. Dwelling 185.
  2. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED56-13. Dwelling 42.

Teresa E. Volk

F, b. 26 August 1916, d. 13 January 2014
Father*Carl Volk b. 28 Mar 1884, d. 25 Dec 1973
Mother*Sarah Mears b. 13 Feb 1886, d. 8 May 1985
Teresa E Volk Weitzel
Teresa Volk 1935 senior portrait Reedsburg High School, Reedsburg, Sauk, WI.jpg
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationTeresa E. Volk was also known as Theresa.
Married Name15 June 1937As of 15 June 1937,her married name was Weitzel.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth26 August 1916Teresa E. Volk was born on 26 August 1916 at Wisconsin.
She was the daughter of Carl Volk and Sarah Mears.
Marriage15 June 1937Teresa E. Volk married Harold J. Weitzel, son of Anthony Joseph Weitzel and Elizabeth Margaret McPhillips, on 15 June 1937 #19-552.
Death13 January 2014Teresa E. Volk died on 13 January 2014 at age 97 Teresa Weitzel age 97 of Plain, passed away peacefully Monday, January 13, 2014 at Greenway manor in Spring Green. Teresa was born on August 26, 1916 in Franklin Township the daughter of Charles and Sarah (Mears) Volk. Teresa was united in marriage to Harold Weitzel on June 15, 1937. Survivors include, her daughter Rita (Jim) Kline of Spring Green; 11 grandchildren; 14 great grandchildren; 5 great-great grandchildren; 2 sisters, Helen Cady and Bonnie (Caral) Wolf; 2 sister in- laws, Winnie Weitzel and Betty Burt; 2 daughter in-laws, Theresa Weitzel and Sharon Weitzel. She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Harold; daughter Marjorie; 3 sons Tom, Rich and Jim; 1 grandson Todd; 2 granddaughters Tammy and Toni; 3 brothers, Martin, Joseph, and James; and sister, Mary. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Friday, January 24, 2014 at 1:00 P.M. at St. Patrick’s Catholic Church in Loreto. Fr. Larry Bowens will officiate with burial in the church cemetery. Visitation will be held on Friday at the church from 11:00 A.M. until the time of Mass. The Richardson Stafford Funeral Home in Spring Green is assisting the family with arrangements.
Burialafter 13 January 2014She was buried after 13 January 2014 at St. Patrick's Catholic Cemetery, New Loreto, Bear Creek, Sauk, Wisconsin.
Harold J and Teresa E Weitzel tombstone
Census DateLocationDescription
23 January 1920Franklin, Sauk, WisconsinTeresa E. Volk was listed as a daughter in Carl Volk's household on the 1920 Census at Franklin, Sauk, Wisconsin.1
10 April 1930Franklin, Sauk, WisconsinTeresa E. Volk was listed as a daughter in Carl Volk's household on the 1930 Census at Franklin, Sauk, Wisconsin.2
  • Teresa E. Volk graduated in 1935 at Reedsburg High School, Reedsburg, Sauk, Wisconsin.

Children of Teresa E. Volk and Harold J. Weitzel

Citations

  1. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED164. Sheet 10B. Dwelling 185.
  2. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED56-13. Dwelling 42.

Harold J. Weitzel

M, b. 15 February 1915, d. 11 March 1972
Father*Anthony Joseph Weitzel b. 12 Oct 1884, d. 28 Dec 1960
Mother*Elizabeth Margaret McPhillips b. 21 Jun 1886, d. 8 Jul 1970
Life EventDateDescription
Birth15 February 1915Harold J. Weitzel was born on 15 February 1915 at Wisconsin.
He was the son of Anthony Joseph Weitzel and Elizabeth Margaret McPhillips.
Marriage15 June 1937Harold J. Weitzel married Teresa E. Volk, daughter of Carl Volk and Sarah Mears, on 15 June 1937 #19-552.
Death11 March 1972Harold J. Weitzel died on 11 March 1972 at at home, Sauk, Wisconsin, at age 57 Harold Weitzel obituary.
Madison Wisconsin State Journal March 12, 1972 - Harold Weitzel obituary
Burialafter 11 March 1972He was buried after 11 March 1972 at St. Patrick's Catholic Cemetery, New Loreto, Bear Creek, Sauk, Wisconsin.
Harold J and Teresa E Weitzel tombstone
Census DateLocationDescription
19 April 1930Bear Creek, Sauk, WisconsinHarold J. Weitzel was listed as a son in Anthony Joseph Weitzel's household on the 1930 Census at Bear Creek, Sauk, Wisconsin.1
  • Harold J. Weitzel obtained US Social Security Card at Wisconsin; last residence not specified.

Children of Harold J. Weitzel and Teresa E. Volk

Citations

  1. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED56-8. Dwelling 98.

Richard Eugene Weitzel

M, b. 10 March 1938, d. September 2001
Father*Harold J. Weitzel b. 15 Feb 1915, d. 11 Mar 1972
Mother*Teresa E. Volk b. 26 Aug 1916, d. 13 Jan 2014
Life EventDateDescription
Birth10 March 1938Richard Eugene Weitzel was born on 10 March 1938 at Wisconsin.
He was the son of Harold J. Weitzel and Teresa E. Volk.
DeathSeptember 2001Richard Eugene Weitzel died in September 2001 at age 63 Richard Eugene Weitzel obituary.
Madison Wisconsin State Journal September 28, 2001 - Richard Eugene Weitzel obituary

Donald James Weitzel

M, b. 30 August 1940, d. 23 September 2012
Father*Harold J. Weitzel b. 15 Feb 1915, d. 11 Mar 1972
Mother*Teresa E. Volk b. 26 Aug 1916, d. 13 Jan 2014
Donald James Weitzel 2012-Colorized
Donald James Weitzel 2012
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationDonald James Weitzel was also known as James.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth30 August 1940Donald James Weitzel was born on 30 August 1940 at Franklin, Sauk, Wisconsin.
He was the son of Harold J. Weitzel and Teresa E. Volk.
Marriage23 November 1961Donald James Weitzel married Sharon Jean Christianson, daughter of Oscar M. Christianson and (?) Martin, on 23 November 1961 Sharon Jean Christianson and Donald James Weitzel wedding announcement.
Sharon Jean Christianson - Donald James Weitzel wedding - 23 Nov 1961
The Capital Times (Madison, Wisconsin) 23 Nov 1961 - Sharon Jean Christianson and Donald James Weitzel wedding announcement
Death23 September 2012Donald James Weitzel died on 23 September 2012 at age 72 ELMWOOD, IL - Donald J. "Jim" Weitzel, 72, of Elmwood passed away peacefully at his residence on Sunday, Sept. 23, 2012, with family by his side.

He was born on Aug. 30, 1940, in Franklin Township, Wis., to Harold and Teresa Volk Weitzel.

He is survived by Sharon, his loving wife of over 50 years. Also surviving are his mother, Teresa of Plain, Wis; three children, Terry (Daphne) Weitzel of Sheridan, Wyo., Rhonda (Will) Tesch of Grafton, Wis., and Shelly (Jay) Parsons of Cheyenne, Wyo; and two sisters, Marge Powell of Cottage Grove, Wis., and Rita Kline of Spring Green, Wis.

He was a loving grandfather to five grandchildren, Courtney (Dan) McFalls, Allison Parsons, Brittney Tesch, Frannie Weitzel and Olivia Parsons; and two great-grandchildren, Gracie McFalls and Sophie McFalls. One brother-in-law, Ron (Fern) Christianson, and one sister-in-law, Marsha (Chuck) Grant, also survive, along with many aunts, nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his father and two brothers, Richard and Tom.

Jim retired from Caterpillar in 2002 and also worked for Shissler Seed Company for 28 years.

He was a member of St. Patrick's Catholic Church in Elmwood.
Jim was a classic car enthusiast and was well known nationally for his classic car restoration expertise. Most of all, Jim was a loving and caring family man and true friend.

Cremation rites have been accorded.

Published in Peoria Journal Star on September 26, 2012.
Madison Wisconsin State Journal September 26, 2012 - Donald James Weitzel obituary

Thomas J. Weitzel

M, b. 19 March 1939, d. 8 July 1980
Father*Harold J. Weitzel b. 15 Feb 1915, d. 11 Mar 1972
Mother*Teresa E. Volk b. 26 Aug 1916, d. 13 Jan 2014
Life EventDateDescription
Birth19 March 1939Thomas J. Weitzel was born on 19 March 1939 at Wisconsin.
He was the son of Harold J. Weitzel and Teresa E. Volk.
Death8 July 1980Thomas J. Weitzel died on 8 July 1980 at age 41.
Burialafter 8 July 1980He was buried after 8 July 1980 at St. Patrick's Catholic Cemetery, New Loreto, Bear Creek, Sauk, Wisconsin.
Thomas J Weitzel tombstone

Marjorie A. Weitzel

F, b. 5 August 1945, d. 25 December 2012
Father*Harold J. Weitzel b. 15 Feb 1915, d. 11 Mar 1972
Mother*Teresa E. Volk b. 26 Aug 1916, d. 13 Jan 2014
Marjorie Weitzel Mittelstaedt Powell 2012-Colorized
Marjorie (Weitzel) Mittelstaedt Powell 2012
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationMarjorie A. Weitzel was also known as Marge.
Name VariationMarjorie A. Weitzel was also known as Margie.
Married NameHer married name was Mittlesteadt.
Married NameHer married name was Mittelstaedt.
Married Namebefore 2012As of before 2012,her married name was Powell.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth5 August 1945Marjorie A. Weitzel was born on 5 August 1945 at Wisconsin.
She was the daughter of Harold J. Weitzel and Teresa E. Volk.
Marriagebefore 2012Marjorie A. Weitzel married (?) Powell before 2012.
Death25 December 2012Marjorie A. Weitzel died on 25 December 2012 at Madison, Dane, Wisconsin, at age 67 Marjorie (Weitzel) Mittelstadt Powell obituary.
Madison Wisconsin State Journal December 28, 2012 - Marjorie (Weitzel) Mittelstaedt Powell obituary

Alice Bergerson

F
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name1937As of 1937,her married name was Volk.
Life EventDateDescription
Marriage1937Alice Bergerson married Joseph O. Volk, son of Carl Volk and Sarah Mears, in 1937.

Helen Marie Volk

F, b. 30 September 1920, d. 27 June 2017
Father*Carl Volk b. 28 Mar 1884, d. 25 Dec 1973
Mother*Sarah Mears b. 13 Feb 1886, d. 8 May 1985
Helen Marie (Volk) Cady 2017
Helen Volk 1938 senior portrait Reedsburg High School, Reedsburg, Sauk, WI
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name23 August 1944As of 23 August 1944,her married name was Cady.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth30 September 1920Helen Marie Volk was born on 30 September 1920 at Franklin, Sauk, Wisconsin.
She was the daughter of Carl Volk and Sarah Mears.
Marriage23 August 1944Helen Marie Volk married Wayne Curtis Cady, son of Ernest Cady and Ida Schlegermilch, on 23 August 1944 at St. Patrick's Catholic Church, Loreto, Sauk, Wisconsin, also reported as 23 Aug 1940.
Death27 June 2017Helen Marie Volk died on 27 June 2017 at age 96 Helen M. Cady, age 96 of Reedsburg passed away on Tuesday, June 27, 2017 at Agrace Hospice Care in Fitchburg, WI. She was born on September 30, 1920 in Franklin Township Sauk County, WI the daughter of Carl and Sarah (Mears) Volk. She was married to Wayne C. Cady and their marriage was blessed with four children. Helen wrote many articles for the Reedsburg Times Press, was a member of the Cross Plains American Legion Auxiliary Post 245. She volunteered at the Reedsburg Area Medical Center, St. Vincent’s and Voting locations. She was a life-time member of St. Patrick’s Catholic Church in Loreto, WI and was nominated one year as their Irish Queen. She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband Wayne on Sept. 5, 1993; step-sons, Chuck Cady and Herb Cady; brothers, Joe (Alice) Volk, James (Norma) Volk, Martin (Genevieve) Volk; Sisters, Teresa (Harold) Weitzel and Mary (Bernard) Cummings.

Helen is survived by her children: Charles (Barbara) Cady, Dan (Pat) Cady, Cathy (Erv) Peters, Jan Cady (Dave Doman).

Grandchildren: Susan (Kurt) Kavajecz, Jill (Guy) Amoth, Matt (Pam) Cady, Jeff (Nicole) Cady, Mike (Sarah) Cady, Renee (Dan) Anthony, Nichole Cady, Michelle (Ethan) Kister, Robert (Gail Corbin) Peters, Emily (Bill) Hedrick, Brandon Schrank, Kaitlin Schrank.

18 Great Grandchildren

Sister: Veronica 'Bonnie' Wolf

Special Step Grandson; Jeff (Linda) Cady

Special Step Daughter-in-law; Pat Cady

Many additional step Grandchildren, Step Great Grandchildren and Step Great Great Grandchildren. Numerous nieces, nephews along with other relatives and friends.

The Mass of Christian Burial will be conducted on Thursday, July 6, 2017 at 11:00 A.M. in St. Patrick’s Catholic Church, Loreto. Visitation will be held at the church on Thursday, July 6th from 9-11 A.M. Burial will follow in St. Patrick’s Cemetery, Loreto.
Madison State Journal July 2, 2017 - Helen Marie (Volk) Cady obituary
Census DateLocationDescription
10 April 1930Franklin, Sauk, WisconsinHelen Marie Volk was listed as a daughter in Carl Volk's household on the 1930 Census at Franklin, Sauk, Wisconsin.1
10 April 1940Franklin, Sauk, WisconsinHelen Marie Volk was listed as a daughter in Carl Volk's household on the 1940 Census at Franklin, Sauk, Wisconsin.2
  • Helen Marie Volk graduated in 1938 at Reedsburg High School, Reedsburg, Sauk, Wisconsin.

Child of Helen Marie Volk and Wayne Curtis Cady

Citations

  1. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED56-13. Dwelling 42.
  2. [S373] U.S. Federal Census 1940 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1940; Census Place: Franklin, Sauk, Wisconsin; Roll: T627_4523; Page: 1A; Enumeration District: 56-14.

Wayne Curtis Cady

M, b. 9 January 1900, d. 5 September 1993
Father*Ernest Cady b. 23 May 1873, d. 19 Dec 1956
Mother*Ida Schlegermilch b. 30 Jan 1876, d. Nov 1926
Life EventDateDescription
Birth9 January 1900Wayne Curtis Cady was born on 9 January 1900 at Excelsior, Sauk, Wisconsin.
He was the son of Ernest Cady and Ida Schlegermilch.
Marriage23 August 1944Wayne Curtis Cady married Helen Marie Volk, daughter of Carl Volk and Sarah Mears, on 23 August 1944 at St. Patrick's Catholic Church, Loreto, Sauk, Wisconsin, also reported as 23 Aug 1940.
Death5 September 1993Wayne Curtis Cady died on 5 September 1993 at Hillpoint, Wisconsin, at age 93 Wayne C Cady obituary.
Madison Wisconsin State Journal September 7, 1993 - Wayne C Cady obituary
Burialafter 5 September 1993He was buried after 5 September 1993 at St. Patrick's Catholic Cemetery; New Loreto, Bear Creek, Sauk, Wisconsin.
Wayne C and Helen M Cady tombstone

Child of Wayne Curtis Cady and Helen Marie Volk