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Bertha Hammelman

F, b. November 1, 1870, d. February 28, 1957

Parents

Family: Frederick Johann Kirchheck (b. December 25, 1864, d. February 8, 1941)

Biography

  • Birth: Bertha Hammelman was born on November 1, 1870.
  • Marriage: She and Frederick Johann Kirchheck were married on February 7, 1893 in Sheboygan County, Wisconsin.
  • Death: Bertha Hammelman died on February 28, 1957, at age 86, in Placer County, California.

Frederick Johann Kirchheck

M, b. December 25, 1864, d. February 8, 1941

Family: Bertha Hammelman (b. November 1, 1870, d. February 28, 1957)

Biography

  • Birth: Frederick Johann Kirchheck was born on December 25, 1864 in Wisconsin.
  • Marriage: He and Bertha Hammelman were married on February 7, 1893 in Sheboygan County, Wisconsin.
  • Death: Frederick Johann Kirchheck died on February 8, 1941, at age 76, in Placer County, California.

William Friedrich Hammelman

M, b. March 29, 1872

Parents

Family 1: Ida Charlotte Trautmann (b. circa 1872)

Family 2: Minnie Eraum (b. circa 1872)

Biography

  • Birth: William Friedrich Hammelman was born on March 29, 1872 in Manitowoc County, Wisconsin.
  • Marriage: He and Ida Charlotte Trautmann were married on May 2, 1897 in Sheboygan County, Wisconsin.
  • Marriage: William Friedrich Hammelman and Minnie Eraum were married on September 18, 1926 in Breitung, Dickinson Co, Michigan.

Ida Charlotte Trautmann

F, b. circa 1872

Family: William Friedrich Hammelman (b. March 29, 1872)

Biography

  • Birth: Ida Charlotte Trautmann was born circa 1872 in Germany.
  • Marriage: She and William Friedrich Hammelman were married on May 2, 1897 in Sheboygan County, Wisconsin.

Hattie H Sprenger

F, b. September 18, 1891, d. January 6, 1901

Parents

Biography

  • Birth: Hattie H Sprenger was born on September 18, 1891 in Sheboygan County, Wisconsin.
  • Death: She died on January 6, 1901, at age 9, in Sheboygan County, Wisconsin.

Arwin Louis Sprenger

M, b. April 1, 1896, d. August 25, 1984

Parents

Family: Lydia Augusta Gleich (b. September 21, 1899, d. September 16, 1982)

Biography

  • Birth: Arwin Louis Sprenger was born on April 1, 1896 in Sheboygan County, Wisconsin.
  • Marriage: He and Lydia Augusta Gleich were married on January 20, 1917 in Howards Grove, Sheboygan Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: Arwin Louis Sprenger died on August 25, 1984, at age 88, in Sheboygan, Sheboygan Co, Wisconsin.
  • Note: Arwin Sprenger, 88, formerly of Howards Grove, died Saturday at Morningside Nursing Home.

    He was born April 1,1896, in the Town of Herman, son of Herman and Anna Hammelmann Sprenger.

    On Jan. 20, 1917, he married Lydia Gleich at St. Paul Lutheran Church, Howards Grove. She died Sept. 16, 1982.

    He was a director at Millersville Box Co., Howards Grove for 51 years, and was treasurer and manager of Cheese Box Factory until his retirement in 1962.

    Mr. Sprenger was a member of St. Paul Lutheran Church, where he held several offices, and was a charter member of the Millersville Fire Department and the Millersville Recreation Department.

    Survivors include a son, Lester, of Howards Grove; three daughters, Mrs. Milton (Irene) Sebald of Howards Grove, Mrs. Bernice Thomson of Sheboygan; and Mrs. Reben (Arline) Hoppe of Howards Grove; eight grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren; and three step-great grandchildren.

    He was preceded in death by a brother and a sister.

    Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Tuesday at St. Paul Lutheran Church, Howards Grove. The Rev. Henry Juroff, pastor, will officiate. Burial will be in the church cemetery.

    Friends may call at Ahrens-Zimmer Funeral Home, Howards Grove, from 4 to 9 p.m. today and from 9 to 11 a.m. Tuesday and at the church from noon until the time of services.

    A memorial fund has been established in Mr. Sprenger's name for the St. Paul Lutheran Church.

    Sheboygan Press, Monday, Aug 27, 1984.

Lydia Augusta Gleich

F, b. September 21, 1899, d. September 16, 1982

Family: Arwin Louis Sprenger (b. April 1, 1896, d. August 25, 1984)

Biography

  • Birth: Lydia Augusta Gleich was born on September 21, 1899 in Sheboygan County, Wisconsin.
  • Marriage: She and Arwin Louis Sprenger were married on January 20, 1917 in Howards Grove, Sheboygan Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: Lydia Augusta Gleich died on September 16, 1982, at age 82, in Sheboygan, Sheboygan Co, Wisconsin.
  • Note: Mrs. Arwin Sprenger, 82, a resident of Morningside Nursing Home since Jan. 31, 1977, died Thursday after a lengthy illness.

    The former Lydia Gleich was born Sept. 21,1899, in Sheboygan, a daughter of Charles and Rosa Thomas Gleich.

    On Jan. 20, 1917, she married Arwin Sprenger at St. Paul Lutheran Church, Howards Grove. The couple celebrated their 65th wedding anniversary earlier this year.

    She was formerly a resident of 1003 Millersville Ave., Howards Grove.

    Mrs. Sprenger was a member of St. Paul Lutheran Church, Howards Grove, its ladies aid society, and a former member of the church choir.

    Survivors are husband of Morningside Nursing Home, one son, Lester of Howards Grove; three daughters, Mrs. Milton (Irene) Sebald and Mrs. Reuben (Arline) Hoppe, both of Howards Grove, and Mrs. Bernice Thomson of Sheboygan; eight grandchildren, nine great-grandchildren; three step-great-grandchildren, and one step-brother, Walter Grohskopf of Rocky Knoll. She was preceded in death by one sister, two brothers, five step-sisters and one step-brother.

    Funeral services will be at 2 p.m. Monday at St. Paul Lutheran Church, Howards Grove. The Rev. Henry Juroff will officiate. Burial will be in St. Paul Cemetery.

    Friends may call at Ahrens Funeral Home, Howards Grove, from 4 to 9 p.m. Sunday, until 11 a.m. Monday and at the church from noon until time of services.

    A memorial fund has been established in Mrs. Sprenger's name for St. Paul Lutheran Church, Howards Grove.

    Sheboygan Press, Friday, Sep 17, 1982.

Carl Sprenger

M, b. December 13, 1862, d. July 5, 1909

Parents

Biography

  • Birth: Carl Sprenger was born on December 13, 1862.
  • Death: He died on July 5, 1909, at age 46, in Sheboygan County, Wisconsin.

August Sprenger

M, b. August 25, 1855

Parents

Biography

  • Birth: August Sprenger was born on August 25, 1855.

Anna Mutzbauer

F, b. circa 1870

Family: William F Sprenger (b. September 18, 1869)

Biography

  • Birth: Anna Mutzbauer was born circa 1870.
  • Marriage: She and William F Sprenger were married on October 5, 1898 in Sheboygan County, Wisconsin.

Christine Zuleger

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Alois Kort

M, b. March 7, 1909, d. February 15, 1994

Parents

  • Father: Mathias Kort (b. February 9, 1870, d. December 12, 1940)
  • Mother: Anna Wagner (b. August 1, 1876, d. July 12, 1918)

Family: Veronica Mary Phillipi (b. May 24, 1909, d. November 14, 1981)

Biography

  • Birth: Alois Kort was born on March 7, 1909.
  • Death: He died on February 15, 1994, at age 84.
  • Burial: He was buried in St Rose Cemetery, Clintonville, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.

Veronica Mary Phillipi

F, b. May 24, 1909, d. November 14, 1981

Parents

Family: Alois Kort (b. March 7, 1909, d. February 15, 1994)

Biography

  • Birth: Veronica Mary Phillipi was born on May 24, 1909 in Shawano County, Wisconsin.
  • Death: She died on November 14, 1981, at age 72, in Clintonville, Waupaca Co, Wisconsin.
  • Burial: She was buried in St Rose Cemetery, Clintonville, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.

Hayden Rose McLaughlin

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Roman Jeffrey McLaughlin

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Leo Anthony Yerken

M, b. January 29, 1933, d. March 30, 2005

Parents

Family: Rosemary Clara Bruce (b. July 13, 1934, d. September 14, 2009)

Biography

  • Birth: Leo Anthony Yerken was born on January 29, 1933.
  • Marriage: He and Rosemary Clara Bruce were married on January 14, 1961.
  • Death: Leo Anthony Yerken died on March 30, 2005, at age 72.
  • Burial: He was buried in Resthaven Cemetery, Menasha, Wisconsin.
  • Note: Only child, may have had step-brother Bud.

Rosemary Clara Bruce

F, b. July 13, 1934, d. September 14, 2009

Parents

Family: Leo Anthony Yerken (b. January 29, 1933, d. March 30, 2005)

Biography

  • Birth: Rosemary Clara Bruce was born on July 13, 1934 in New London, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Marriage: She and Leo Anthony Yerken were married on January 14, 1961.
  • Death: Rosemary Clara Bruce died on September 14, 2009, at age 75.
  • Burial: She was buried in Resthaven Cemetery, Menasha, Wisconsin.

Joseph Anthony Yerken

M, b. June 3, 1892, d. June 11, 1976

Parents

Family: Rose Braun (b. May 11, 1905, d. September 15, 1977)

Biography

  • Birth: Joseph Anthony Yerken was born on June 3, 1892 in Waverly, Wright Co, Minnesota.
  • Death: He died on June 11, 1976, at age 84, in Appleton, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Burial: He was buried in Holy Cross Cemetery, Kaukauna, Wisconsin.
  • Note: Appleton Post Crescent
    Sun., Jun. 13, 1976 pg. C9

    Joseph A. Yerken
    125 W. 10th St., Kaukauna

    Age 84, died 10 p.m. Friday following a long illness. He was born June 3, 1892 in Waverly, Minnesota. Mr. Yerken had been an area resident since 1948. He was a member of Holy Cross Catholic Church, Kaukauna. Survivors include his wife, Rose; a son, Leo of Appleton; five brothers; Frank, John, William and Peter, all of Foreston, Minnesota; and Paul of St. Cloud, Minnesota; three sisters, Mrs. Lena Dahlvig, Bruce, Wis.; Mrs. Victor (Mae) Talberg, and Mrs. Rose Therman, both of Foreston, Minn.; five grandchildren; and a great-grandchild. He was preceded in death by a sister and a brother. The funeral will be 10 a.m. Tuesday at Holy Cross Catholic Church with the Rev. Roy Craine officiating. Interment will be in the parish cemetery. Friends may call at the Wichmann Funeral Home from 3 until 9 p.m. Monday. There will be a prayer service 8 p.m. Monday.

Rose Braun

F, b. May 11, 1905, d. September 15, 1977

Parents

Family: Joseph Anthony Yerken (b. June 3, 1892, d. June 11, 1976)

Biography

  • Birth: Rose Braun was born on May 11, 1905 in Pierz, Morrison Co, Minnesota.
  • Death: She died on September 15, 1977, at age 72.
  • Burial: She was buried in Holy Cross Cemetery, Kaukauna, Wisconsin.

Herman Vernard Bruce

M, b. July 4, 1904, d. January 10, 1986

Parents

Family: Grace Ashley (b. December 19, 1906, d. March 18, 1979)

Biography

  • Birth: Herman Vernard Bruce was born on July 4, 1904 in Town of Bovina, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: He died on January 10, 1986, at age 81, in Winnebago County, Wisconsin.
  • Burial: He was buried in Greenlawn Memorial Park, Neenah, Wisconsin.
  • Note: Neenah area. Lots of children.

Grace Ashley

F, b. December 19, 1906, d. March 18, 1979

Parents

Family: Herman Vernard Bruce (b. July 4, 1904, d. January 10, 1986)

Biography

  • Birth: Grace Ashley was born on December 19, 1906 in Waupaca County, Wisconsin.
  • Death: She died on March 18, 1979, at age 72, in Neenah, Winnebago Co, Wisconsin.
  • Burial: She was buried in Greenlawn Memorial Park, Neenah, Wisconsin.

Alvina Mae Bruce

F, b. September 4, 1926, d. October 22, 1995

Parents

Family: Ernest C Schwerin (b. June 2, 1922, d. October 13, 2004)

Biography

  • Birth: Alvina Mae Bruce was born on September 4, 1926 in New London, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Marriage: She and Ernest C Schwerin were married in 1946.
  • Death: Alvina Mae Bruce died on October 22, 1995, at age 69, in Neenah, Winnebago Co, Wisconsin.
  • Burial: She was buried in Oak Hill Cemetery, Neenah, Wisconsin.

Elizabeth Bruce

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