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Kathleen Rose Schwartz

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Edward Marvin Fechter

M, b. July 23, 1934, d. May 12, 2008

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Biography

  • Birth: Edward Marvin Fechter was born on July 23, 1934.
  • Death: He died on May 12, 2008, at age 73, in West Bend, Washington Co, Wisconsin.
  • Note: Edward M. Fechter

    Edward M. Fechter, 73, of the town of Trenton, passed away peacefully on Monday, May 12, 2008, at SynergyHealth St. Joseph’s Hospital in West Bend.

    He was born on July 23, 1934, in the town of Trenton, the son of the late Martin and Eva (Hentges) Fechter, and on July 10, 1954, he was united in marriage to Joan Kolbach at St. Mary’s Church in Port Washington.

    Edward was a member of Holy Trinity Catholic Church in Newburg.

    He proudly served his country in the U.S. Army.

    Edward and his family resided in the Town of Trenton and he was employeed as an over-the-road truck driver for 35 years.

    He also enjoyed running his fireplace wood business.

    Survivors include his wife, Joan; nine children, Marvin (Debbie Buchholz) Fechter of Grafton, Debbie (Joseph) Sanfil-ippo of Minocqua, Randy (Sher-ry) Fechter of Harshaw, Judy (Francis) VandeBoom of Kewas-kum, Rick (Kris) Fechter of West Bend, Bill (Laurie) Fechter of West Bend, Tom (Teri) Fechter of Little Chute, Janet (Nicci Miller) Fechter of Janesville and Jerry (Lisa) Fechter of West Bend.

    Edward was the grandfather of 23 grandchildren, Michael (Me-linda) Belger, Miranda (Ben) Fechter, Ashley Fechter, Angela, Ashley and Nick Buchholz, Joseph Sanfilippo, Melissa Fech-ter, Liz (Gelacio) Merida, Jennifer (Paul) Bishop, Jason (Nicole) VandeBoom, Josh (Claire) Fech-ter, Jenny and Rachel Fechter, Stephanie, Kevin and Sarah Fechter, Brenna and Emily Fech-ter, Thomas Fechter, Cole McKay and Dustin Fechter and his 23rd grandchild is due to arrive next week.

    Edward was the great-grandfather of Kaeli Fechter.

    He is also survived by his seven sisters, Susanna Kloehn, Josephine Schmitz, Angela Sch-winn, Evangeline Bohn, Evelyn Kolbach, Merina Fechter and Gloria Hahn.

    Edward will be missed by his special friend Shadow.

    In addition to his parents, Edward was preceded in death by two brothers, Andy and Clarence Fechter.

    A funeral Mass will be celebrated at 2 p.m. on Thursday, May 15, at Holy Trinity Catholic Church in Newburg.

    Rev. Kevin Kowalske will officiate, and burial will follow in the St. Augustine Church Cemetery.

    Visitation will take place Thursday at the church from noon until 2 p.m.

    The Phillip Funeral Home, West Bend, is assisting the family.

    The family wishes to express its sincere appreciation to the staff at SynergyHealth St. Joseph’s Hospital in West Bend, Dr. Charles Kaufmann, Dr. James F. Kleczka and Froedtert Hospital in Milwaukee for the compassionate care given to Edward.

Joan Marie Kolbach

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Martin A Fechter

M, b. January 24, 1900, d. May 11, 1977

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Family: Eva M Hentges (b. February 28, 1897, d. January 6, 1976)

Biography

  • Birth: Martin A Fechter was born on January 24, 1900 in Newburg, Washington Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: He died on May 11, 1977, at age 77, in West Bend, Washington Co, Wisconsin.
  • Note: Great, Grandpa Fechter (dad's side):
    He was born in 1900 in Newberg Wisconsin. He lived his entire life in the same house he was also born there. He was a tireless worker and ran his own produce stand as well as a small farm. He could speak German better than English. As a child my dad spent every summer there working with him. He had 8 brothers and sisters; he along with my great grandma raised 9 children together. He passed away in 1978, but my dad said he was a very interesting man.

    Brenna Fechter, 2013.

Eva M Hentges

F, b. February 28, 1897, d. January 6, 1976

Parents

Family: Martin A Fechter (b. January 24, 1900, d. May 11, 1977)

Biography

  • Birth: Eva M Hentges was born on February 28, 1897 in Wisconsin.
  • Death: She died on January 6, 1976, at age 78.

August Fechter

M, b. October 30, 1868, d. July 10, 1940

Parents

Family: Josephine Rohl (b. February 8, 1875, d. November 22, 1909)

Biography

  • Birth: August Fechter was born on October 30, 1868 in Ozaukee County, Wisconsin.
  • Marriage: He and Josephine Rohl were married on April 28, 1896 in Ozaukee County, Wisconsin.
  • Death: August Fechter died on July 10, 1940, at age 71, in Ozaukee County, Wisconsin.

Josephine Rohl

F, b. February 8, 1875, d. November 22, 1909

Parents

Family: August Fechter (b. October 30, 1868, d. July 10, 1940)

Biography

  • Birth: Josephine Rohl was born on February 8, 1875 in Saukville, Ozaukee Co, Wisconsin.
  • Marriage: She and August Fechter were married on April 28, 1896 in Ozaukee County, Wisconsin.
  • Death: Josephine Rohl died on November 22, 1909, at age 34.

Alois Ulrich Fechter

M, b. February 16, 1898, d. February 10, 1968

Parents

Family 1: Susan Fleishner (b. November 26, 1902, d. May 31, 1938)

Family 2: Rose M Fleischner (b. September 13, 1895, d. August 12, 1991)

Biography

  • Birth: Alois Ulrich Fechter was born on February 16, 1898 in Wisconsin.
  • Death: He died on February 10, 1968, at age 69.

Mary Barbara Fechter

F, b. July 13, 1901, d. April 30, 1978

Parents

Family: Joseph Korneli (b. November 6, 1894, d. April 25, 1958)

Biography

  • Birth: Mary Barbara Fechter was born on July 13, 1901 in Saukville, Ozaukee Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: She died on April 30, 1978, at age 76, in Ozaukee County, Wisconsin.

August Fechter

M, b. November 25, 1902, d. April 16, 1993

Parents

Family: Helen Hentges (b. July 23, 1905, d. January 1, 1971)

Biography

  • Birth: August Fechter was born on November 25, 1902 in Belgium, Ozaukee Co, Wisconsin.
  • Marriage: He and Helen Hentges were married on June 4, 1925.
  • Death: August Fechter died on April 16, 1993, at age 90, in Belgium, Ozaukee Co, Wisconsin.

Rose Annie Fechter

F, b. September 26, 1904, d. February 27, 1999

Parents

Family: Edmund Lannartz (b. September 5, 1900, d. January 7, 1971)

Biography

  • Birth: Rose Annie Fechter was born on September 26, 1904 in Saukville, Ozaukee Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: She died on February 27, 1999, at age 94, in Milwaukee, Milwaukee Co, Wisconsin.

Bernard Fechter

M, b. August 24, 1906, d. January 29, 1988

Parents

Family: Rose Catherine Thomas (b. November 24, 1906, d. December 23, 1984)

Biography

  • Birth: Bernard Fechter was born on August 24, 1906 in Washington County, Wisconsin.
  • Death: He died on January 29, 1988, at age 81.

Paul T Fechter

M, b. March 24, 1908, d. February 22, 1995

Parents

Family: Martha K Kultgen (b. October 16, 1910, d. April 24, 1995)

Biography

  • Birth: Paul T Fechter was born on March 24, 1908 in Wisconsin.
  • Death: He died on February 22, 1995, at age 86.

John Jacob Hentges

M, b. March 8, 1858, d. 1929

Parents

Family: Susan Smith (b. June 6, 1866, d. December 4, 1933)

Biography

  • Birth: John Jacob Hentges was born on March 8, 1858 in Cedarburg, Ozaukee Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: He died in 1929, at age ~71, in Cedarburg, Ozaukee Co, Wisconsin.

Susan Smith

F, b. June 6, 1866, d. December 4, 1933

Parents

Family: John Jacob Hentges (b. March 8, 1858, d. 1929)

Biography

  • Birth: Susan Smith was born on June 6, 1866 in Wisconsin.
  • Death: She died on December 4, 1933, at age 67, in Cedarburg, Ozaukee Co, Wisconsin.

John Peter Hentges

M, b. March 19, 1830, d. August 1, 1909

Parents

Family: Maria Eva Blings (b. November 11, 1828, d. December 11, 1893)

Biography

  • Birth: John Peter Hentges was born on March 19, 1830 in Prussia.
  • Marriage: He and Maria Eva Blings were married in 1853.
  • Death: John Peter Hentges died on August 1, 1909, at age 79, in Manitowoc, Manitowoc Co, Wisconsin.

Maria Eva Blings

F, b. November 11, 1828, d. December 11, 1893

Parents

Family 1: Peter Becker (b. circa 1831, d. circa 1852)

Family 2: John Peter Hentges (b. March 19, 1830, d. August 1, 1909)

Biography

  • Birth: Maria Eva Blings was born on November 11, 1828 in Walsdorf, Kries Daun, Vulcan Eifel, Rheinland-Pfalz, Germany.
  • Marriage: She and Peter Becker were married on June 19, 1847 in Grafton, Ozaukee Co, Wisconsin.
  • Marriage: Maria Eva Blings and John Peter Hentges were married in 1853.
  • Death: Maria Eva Blings died on December 11, 1893, at age 65.

Katherine Hentges

F, b. December 26, 1861, d. April 12, 1942

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Biography

  • Birth: Katherine Hentges was born on December 26, 1861 in Wisconsin.
  • Death: She died on April 12, 1942, at age 80.

Mary Hentges

F, b. circa 1868

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Biography

  • Birth: Mary Hentges was born circa 1868 in Wisconsin.

Theodor Hentges

M, b. circa 1869

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Biography

  • Birth: Theodor Hentges was born circa 1869 in Wisconsin.

Jacob Smith

M, b. February 1828, d. 1918

Family: Barbara Unknown (b. 1834, d. 1873)

Biography

  • Birth: Jacob Smith was born in February 1828 in Germany.
  • Death: He died in 1918, at age ~90, in Brookfield, Waukesha Co, Wisconsin.

Barbara Unknown

F, b. 1834, d. 1873

Family: Jacob Smith (b. February 1828, d. 1918)

Biography

  • Birth: Barbara Unknown was born in 1834 in Germany.
  • Death: She died in 1873, at age ~39, in Brookfield, Waukesha Co, Wisconsin.

Nicholas Smith

M, b. circa 1856

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Biography

  • Birth: Nicholas Smith was born circa 1856 in Wisconsin.

Catharina Smith

F, b. December 3, 1858, d. May 1, 1926

Parents

Family 1: Bernard Baggs (b. circa 1858, d. October 9, 1884)

Family 2: Louis Bartelt (b. July 26, 1867, d. November 16, 1938)

Biography

  • Birth: Catharina Smith was born on December 3, 1858 in Brookfield, Waukesha Co, Wisconsin.
  • Marriage: She and Bernard Baggs were married in February 1879.
  • Marriage: Catharina Smith and Louis Bartelt were married in 1891.
  • Death: Catharina Smith died on May 1, 1926, at age 67, in Brookfield, Waukesha Co, Wisconsin.

Bernard Baggs

M, b. circa 1858, d. October 9, 1884

Family: Catharina Smith (b. December 3, 1858, d. May 1, 1926)

Biography

  • Birth: Bernard Baggs was born circa 1858.
  • Marriage: He and Catharina Smith were married in February 1879.
  • Death: Bernard Baggs died on October 9, 1884 in Waukesha County, Wisconsin.