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 1973
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 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. c 1879, d. a 1940
Mother*Hilda Sorge b. 12 Apr 1889, d. 22 May 1971
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
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, 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 - Donald James Weitzel wedding - 23 Nov 1961
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. 1939, d. 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
Birth1939Thomas J. Weitzel was born in 1939 at Wisconsin.
He was the son of Harold J. Weitzel and Teresa E. Volk.
BurialJuly 1980Thomas J. Weitzel was buried in July 1980 at St. Patrick's Catholic Cemetery, New Loreto, Bear Creek, Sauk, Wisconsin.
Thomas J Weitzel tombstone
DeathJuly 1980He died in July 1980.

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
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

Mary Margaret Volk

F, b. 1923, d. 6 March 1967
Father*Carl Volk b. 28 Mar 1884, d. 25 Dec 1973
Mother*Sarah Mears b. 13 Feb 1886, d. 8 May 1985
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name2 August 1943As of 2 August 1943,her married name was Cummings.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth1923Mary Margaret Volk was born in 1923 at Wisconsin.
She was the daughter of Carl Volk and Sarah Mears.
Marriage2 August 1943Mary Margaret Volk married Bernard Jos. Cummings on 2 August 1943 at Sauk, Wisconsin, #22-418.
Death6 March 1967Mary Margaret Volk died on 6 March 1967 at Cook, Illinois.
Census DateLocationDescription
10 April 1930Franklin, Sauk, WisconsinMary Margaret Volk was listed as a daughter in Carl Volk's household on the 1930 Census at Franklin, Sauk, Wisconsin.1
10 April 1940Franklin, Sauk, WisconsinMary Margaret Volk was listed as a daughter in Carl Volk's household on the 1940 Census at Franklin, Sauk, Wisconsin.2
  • Mary Margaret Volk graduated in 1936 at Rural School Graduates (Oak View), Franklin, Sauk, Wisconsin, Oak View School, Loganville, R.3 – Isaac Metcalf, teacher – Officers: Wm. J. Kaun, Carl Volk
    & George Nieman all with a Loganville, R.1 address.

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.

Bernard Jos. Cummings

M, b. 1919
Life EventDateDescription
Birth1919Bernard Jos. Cummings was born in 1919 at Illinois.
Marriage2 August 1943He married Mary Margaret Volk, daughter of Carl Volk and Sarah Mears, on 2 August 1943 at Sauk, Wisconsin, #22-418.

David D. Woodruff

M, b. circa 1921, d. before 2012
Father*David A. Woodruff b. 18 Oct 1875, d. 4 Dec 1948
Mother*Margaret Ann Mears b. 3 Apr 1888, d. 4 Feb 1981
Life EventDateDescription
Birthcirca 1921David D. Woodruff was born circa 1921 at Wisconsin.
He was the son of David A. Woodruff and Margaret Ann Mears.
Deathbefore 2012David D. Woodruff died before 2012.
Census DateLocationDescription
24 April 1930Hansen, Wood, WisconsinDavid D. Woodruff was listed as a son in David A. Woodruff's household on the 1930 Census at Hansen, Wood, Wisconsin.1

Citations

  1. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED71-10. Dwelling 191.

Marie E. Woodruff

F, b. 28 October 1918, d. 19 June 2012
Father*David A. Woodruff b. 18 Oct 1875, d. 4 Dec 1948
Mother*Margaret Ann Mears b. 3 Apr 1888, d. 4 Feb 1981
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationMarie E. Woodruff was also known as Mary E.
Married NameHer married name was Dederich.
Name VariationMarie E. Woodruff was also known as Maria E.
Life EventDateDescription
MarriageMarie E. Woodruff married James E. Dederich, son of Louis C. Dederich and Winnifred B. (?).
Birth28 October 1918Marie E. Woodruff was born on 28 October 1918 at Wisconsin.
She was the daughter of David A. Woodruff and Margaret Ann Mears.
Death19 June 2012Marie E. Woodruff died on 19 June 2012 at age 93 Marie E. Dederich, age 93, of 4909 Well Road, Vesper, WI died Tuesday, June 19, 2012 at the Marshfield Care Center in Marshfield, WI.

Funeral Services are 10:30 AM Friday at St. James Catholic Church, Vesper, WI. Rev. Robert Nelson will officiate. Burial will take place at St. Patrick's Catholic Cemetery in Loreto, WI. Visitation will be held at Ritchay Funeral Home in Wisconsin Rapids, WI from 4:00-8:00 PM Thursday and Friday at the Church from 9:30-10:30 AM. There will be a Knights of Columbus Rosary at 6:30 PM Thursday at the funeral home.

Marie was born October 28, 1918 in Marshfield, WI to David E. and Margaret (Mears) Woodruff. She married James E. Dederich on September 1, 1955 in Milwaukee, WI. He died December 10, 1982. Marie was a phone operator, then a bookkeeper for Woodruff Lumber in Vesper, WI and later was treasurer for both the Village of Vesper and the Vesper Water & Sewer Utility. For many years Marie also served as a news correspondent for the Pittsville Record.

Marie was a member of Catholic Daughters of America, the Vesper Lions Club and was a lifetime member of St. James Catholic Church in Vesper, WI. Marie enjoyed playing the piano and was a gifted piano player.

Marie is survived by two sons- Patrick Dederich of Vesper, WI and Dennis (Robin) Dederich of Vesper, WI; and two grandchildren, Paul (Chelsea) Dederich of Vesper, WI and Jennifer Dederich of Woburn, MA.

Marie was preceded in death by her parents; husband, James; and brother, David D. Woodruff.
Census DateLocationDescription
2 February 1920Hansen, Wood, WisconsinMarie E. Woodruff was listed as a daughter in David A. Woodruff's household on the 1920 Census at Hansen, Wood, Wisconsin.1
24 April 1930Hansen, Wood, WisconsinMarie E. Woodruff was listed as a daughter in David A. Woodruff's household on the 1930 Census at Hansen, Wood, Wisconsin.2

Citations

  1. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Sheet 1B. Dwelling 22. ED193.
  2. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED71-10. Dwelling 191.

James E. Dederich

M, b. 30 June 1915, d. 10 December 1982
Father*Louis C. Dederich b. 24 Jul 1888, d. 9 Jul 1972
Mother*Winnifred B. (?) b. 11 Jul 1888, d. 13 Feb 1975
Life EventDateDescription
MarriageJames E. Dederich married Marie E. Woodruff, daughter of David A. Woodruff and Margaret Ann Mears.
Birth30 June 1915James E. Dederich was born on 30 June 1915 at Wisconsin.
He was the son of Louis C. Dederich and Winnifred B. (?).
Death10 December 1982James E. Dederich died on 10 December 1982 at age 67.
Burialafter 10 December 1982He was buried after 10 December 1982 at St. Patrick's Catholic Cemetery; New Loreto, Bear Creek, Sauk, Wisconsin.
James E and Marie E Dederich tombstone
Census DateLocationDescription
2 January 1920Bear Creek, Sauk, WisconsinJames E. Dederich was listed as a son in Louis C. Dederich's household on the 1920 Census at Bear Creek, Sauk, Wisconsin.1

Citations

  1. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED160. Dwelling 95.

Donald John Mullaley

M, b. 18 February 1914, d. 19 December 1989
Father*Arthur Thomas Mullaley b. 28 Oct 1890, d. 18 Jul 1969
Mother*Johanna A. Mears b. 29 Dec 1890, d. 22 Dec 1967
Life EventDateDescription
Birth18 February 1914Donald John Mullaley was born on 18 February 1914 at Marshfild, Wood, Wisconsin.
He was the son of Arthur Thomas Mullaley and Johanna A. Mears.
Marriageafter 1940Donald John Mullaley married Margaret (?) after 1940.
Death19 December 1989Donald John Mullaley died on 19 December 1989 at Marathon, Wisconsin, at age 75.
Census DateLocationDescription
2 January 1920Bear Creek, Sauk, WisconsinDonald John Mullaley was listed as a son in Arthur Thomas Mullaley's household on the 1920 Census at Bear Creek, Sauk, Wisconsin.1
10 April 1930Franklin, Sauk, WisconsinDonald John Mullaley was listed as a son in Arthur Thomas Mullaley's household on the 1930 Census at Franklin, Sauk, Wisconsin.2
  • Donald John Mullaley obtained US Social Security Card at Wisconsin; last residence Schofield, Marathon, Wisconsin.
  • On 14 August 1940 at World War II Army Enlistment, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, Enlistment Date: 14 Aug 1940
    Enlistment State: Wisconsin
    Enlistment City: Milwaukee
    Branch: Coast Artillery Corps
    Grade: Private
    Term of Enlistment: Enlistment for the Philippine Department
    Component: Regular Army (including Officers, Nurses, Warrant Officers, and Enlisted Men)
    Source: Civil Life
    Education: Grammar school
    Civil Occupation: Telephone operators
    Marital Status: Single, without dependents
    Height: 67
    Weight: 152.

Citations

  1. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED160. Sheet 1B.
  2. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED56-13. Dwelling 38.

Margaret (?)

F, b. 3 August 1908, d. 24 July 1980
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Mullaley.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth3 August 1908Margaret (?) was born on 3 August 1908.
Marriageafter 1940She married Donald John Mullaley, son of Arthur Thomas Mullaley and Johanna A. Mears, after 1940.
Death24 July 1980Margaret (?) died on 24 July 1980 at age 71.

Dorothy Mullaley

F, b. 12 September 1919, d. 11 May 2015
Father*Arthur Thomas Mullaley b. 28 Oct 1890, d. 18 Jul 1969
Mother*Johanna A. Mears b. 29 Dec 1890, d. 22 Dec 1967
Dorothy Mullaley 1937 senior portrait Reedsburg High School, Reedsburg, Sauk, WI
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name1 December 1943As of 1 December 1943,her married name was Faber.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth12 September 1919Dorothy Mullaley was born on 12 September 1919 at Sauk, Wisconsin.
She was the daughter of Arthur Thomas Mullaley and Johanna A. Mears.
Marriage1 December 1943Dorothy Mullaley married Vincent H. Faber on 1 December 1943.
Death11 May 2015Dorothy Mullaley died on 11 May 2015 at Jefferson, Wisconsin, at age 95 Mrs. Dorothy E. Faber, of Jefferson, formerly of Baraboo, passed away at the venerable age of 95 years 7 months and 29 days on Monday, May 11, 2015, at the Jefferson Memory Care. Dorothy was born the daughter of Arthur and Johanna (Mears) Mullaley on September 12, 1919, in Bear Creek Township. She was united in marriage to Vincent Faber on December 1, 1943, at St. Patrick’s Catholic Church in Loreto.

Dorothy enjoyed crocheting, doing crossword puzzles, and especially playing solitaire until the end. She had been a member of the VFW Ladies Auxiliary Post 1916; as well as a longtime member of St. Joseph’s Catholic Church in Baraboo.

Dorothy is survived by:her daughter,Mary (John) Jones of Fort Atkinson;three grandsons,John (Monica),Steven (Kim), and Brad (Tessie) Jones; and eight great-grandchildren, Lexie, Maddie, Trevor, Andrew, Amelia, Evan, Nickoletta, and Dionisia. She is further survived by:nieces, nephews,other relatives, and friends.

She was preceded in death by: her parents, Arthur Mullaley andJohanna Mullaley, nee Mears; her husband, Vincent Faber; and siblings, Donald Mullaley and Mary Drescher.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Monday, May 18, 2015, at the St. Joseph Catholic Church in Baraboo with Father Garrett Kau officiating. Visitation will be held from 10:00 a.m. until the time of service at the church. Burial will follow services at the St. Patrick Catholic Cemetery in Loreto.
Census DateLocationDescription
2 January 1920Bear Creek, Sauk, WisconsinDorothy Mullaley was listed as a daughter in Arthur Thomas Mullaley's household on the 1920 Census at Bear Creek, Sauk, Wisconsin.1
10 April 1930Franklin, Sauk, WisconsinDorothy Mullaley was listed as a daughter in Arthur Thomas Mullaley's household on the 1930 Census at Franklin, Sauk, Wisconsin.2
  • Dorothy Mullaley graduated in 1937 at Reedsburg High School, Reedsburg, Sauk, Wisconsin.

Citations

  1. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED160. Sheet 1B.
  2. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED56-13. Dwelling 38.

Vincent H. Faber

M, b. 13 June 1922, d. 30 December 2004
Life EventDateDescription
Birth13 June 1922Vincent H. Faber was born on 13 June 1922.
Marriage1 December 1943He married Dorothy Mullaley, daughter of Arthur Thomas Mullaley and Johanna A. Mears, on 1 December 1943.
Death30 December 2004Vincent H. Faber died on 30 December 2004 at age 82.

Leonard P. Drescher

M, b. 30 January 1924, d. 5 February 1985
Life EventDateDescription
Birth30 January 1924Leonard P. Drescher was born on 30 January 1924.
Marriage1 December 1945He married Mary Agnes Mullaley, daughter of Arthur Thomas Mullaley and Johanna A. Mears, on 1 December 1945.
Death5 February 1985Leonard P. Drescher died on 5 February 1985 at age 61.

Robert James Mears

M, b. 1 September 1927, d. 16 November 2000
Father*Martin William Mears Jr b. 22 May 1896, d. 18 Jun 1962
Mother*Mary J. Sullivan b. 5 Sep 1896, d. 28 Aug 1978
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationRobert James Mears was also known as Robert E.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth1 September 1927Robert James Mears was born on 1 September 1927 at Loretta, Sauk, Wisconsin.
He was the son of Martin William Mears Jr and Mary J. Sullivan.
Death16 November 2000Robert James Mears died on 16 November 2000 at age 73.
Burialafter 16 November 2000He was buried after 16 November 2000 at Saint Marys Cemetery, Random Lake, Sheboygan, Wisconsin, also called "Our Lady Of The Lakes."
Census DateLocationDescription
26 April 1930Bear Creek, Sauk, WisconsinRobert James Mears was listed as a son in Martin William Mears Jr's household on the 1930 Census at Bear Creek, Sauk, Wisconsin; Living next door to William P. Mears.1
22 April 1940Reedsburg, Sauk, WisconsinRobert James Mears was listed as a son in Martin William Mears Jr's household on the 1940 Census at Reedsburg, Sauk, Wisconsin.2

Citations

  1. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED56-8. Dwelling 166.
  2. [S373] U.S. Federal Census 1940 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1940; Census Place: Reedsburg, Sauk, Wisconsin; Roll: T627_4523; Page: 8A; Enumeration District: 56-31A.

Andrew Martin Mears Sr.

M, b. 28 January 1920, d. 22 February 2007
Father*Martin William Mears Jr b. 22 May 1896, d. 18 Jun 1962
Mother*Mary J. Sullivan b. 5 Sep 1896, d. 28 Aug 1978
Life EventDateDescription
Birth28 January 1920Andrew Martin Mears Sr. was born on 28 January 1920 at Hillpoint, Sauk, Wisconsin.
He was the son of Martin William Mears Jr and Mary J. Sullivan.
Marriagebefore 1939Andrew Martin Mears Sr. married Eleanor A. Massman, daughter of John Massman and Louise Krahn, before 1939.
Death22 February 2007Andrew Martin Mears Sr. died on 22 February 2007 at age 87 Andrew M. Mears, age 87, died on Thursday, Feb. 22, 2007. A Mass of Christian Burial will be conducted at 11 a.m. on Saturday, Feb. 24, 2007, at SACRED HEART CATHOLIC CHURCH, in Reedsburg. Interment with military rites will be in Calvary Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 4 p.m. until 7 p.m. on Friday at the HOOF FUNERAL HOME in Reedsburg.
Burialafter 22 February 2007He was buried after 22 February 2007 at Calvary Cemetery, Reedsburg, Sauk, Wisconsin.
Census DateLocationDescription
26 April 1930Bear Creek, Sauk, WisconsinAndrew Martin Mears Sr. was listed as a son in Martin William Mears Jr's household on the 1930 Census at Bear Creek, Sauk, Wisconsin; Living next door to William P. Mears.1
  • In January 1945 Private Andrew Mears is one of 3 Reedsburg men wounded in action; notification sent to Mrs Mears.
    Madison Wisconsin State Journal January 25, 1945 - Private Andrew Mears is one of 3 Reedsburg men wounded in action
  • In April 1945 Private Andrew M Mears recovering from a shrapnel injury.
    Madison Wisconsin State Journal April 19, 1945 - Private Andrew M Mears recovering from a shrapnel injury

Children of Andrew Martin Mears Sr. and Eleanor A. Massman

Citations

  1. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED56-8. Dwelling 166.

James Joseph Mears

M, b. 29 September 1928, d. 25 February 1994
Father*Martin William Mears Jr b. 22 May 1896, d. 18 Jun 1962
Mother*Mary J. Sullivan b. 5 Sep 1896, d. 28 Aug 1978
Life EventDateDescription
Birth29 September 1928James Joseph Mears was born on 29 September 1928 at Hillpoint, Sauk, Wisconsin.
He was the son of Martin William Mears Jr and Mary J. Sullivan.
Death25 February 1994James Joseph Mears died on 25 February 1994 at age 65.
Census DateLocationDescription
26 April 1930Bear Creek, Sauk, WisconsinJames Joseph Mears was listed as a son in Martin William Mears Jr's household on the 1930 Census at Bear Creek, Sauk, Wisconsin; Living next door to William P. Mears.1
22 April 1940Reedsburg, Sauk, WisconsinJames Joseph Mears was listed as a son in Martin William Mears Jr's household on the 1940 Census at Reedsburg, Sauk, Wisconsin.2

Citations

  1. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED56-8. Dwelling 166.
  2. [S373] U.S. Federal Census 1940 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1940; Census Place: Reedsburg, Sauk, Wisconsin; Roll: T627_4523; Page: 8A; Enumeration District: 56-31A.

Martin Mears

M, b. 28 February 1937, d. January 1984
Father*Martin William Mears Jr b. 22 May 1896, d. 18 Jun 1962
Mother*Mary J. Sullivan b. 5 Sep 1896, d. 28 Aug 1978
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationMartin Mears was also known as Mickey W.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth28 February 1937Martin Mears was born on 28 February 1937 at Wisconsin.
He was the son of Martin William Mears Jr and Mary J. Sullivan.
Burial1984Martin Mears was buried in 1984 at St. Patricks Catholic Cemetery, New Loreto, Bear Creek, Sauk, Wisconsin.
Mickey W and Judy A Mears tombstone
DeathJanuary 1984He died in January 1984 at age 46.
Census DateLocationDescription
22 April 1940Reedsburg, Sauk, WisconsinMartin Mears was listed as a son in Martin William Mears Jr's household on the 1940 Census at Reedsburg, Sauk, Wisconsin.1
  • Martin Mears obtained US Social Security Card at Wisconsin; last residence South Beloit, Winnebago, Illinois.

Citations

  1. [S373] U.S. Federal Census 1940 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1940; Census Place: Reedsburg, Sauk, Wisconsin; Roll: T627_4523; Page: 8A; Enumeration District: 56-31A.