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Evelyn Louise Herrmann

F, b. March 24, 1924, d. January 21, 2004

Family: Harold Joseph VanRooy (b. February 13, 1922, d. May 30, 1991)

Biography

  • Birth: Evelyn Louise Herrmann was born on March 24, 1924.
  • Death: She died on January 21, 2004, at age 79, in Colby, Clark Co, Wisconsin.

Victor Boss

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Family: Harriet VanRooy (b. February 13, 1922, d. August 13, 1996)

Russel Stevens

M, b. December 20, 1913, d. October 27, 1976

Family: Gertrude VanRooy (b. April 5, 1923, d. February 23, 1999)

Biography

  • Birth: Russel Stevens was born on December 20, 1913.
  • Death: He died on October 27, 1976, at age 62, in Sterling, Whiteside Co, Illinois.

Lloyd Amundson

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John Schommer

M, b. May 19, 1888, d. July 26, 1939

Parents

Family: Margaret Jordan (b. October 2, 1893)

Biography

  • Birth: John Schommer was born on May 19, 1888 in Hancock, Houghton Co, Michigan.
  • Marriage: He and Margaret Jordan were married in 1914.
  • Death: John Schommer died on July 26, 1939, at age 51, in Colby, Clark Co, Wisconsin.
  • Note: John Schommer died at the Marshfield hospital Wednesday night. Funeral services will be held at the St. Mary’s Catholic church Saturday morning at 9:30, a father of the Marathon City monastery officiating as Rev. Lang is on his vacation.
    ----Source: Colby Phonograph (Colby, Clark County, Wis.) 08/03/1939
    Funeral services for John Schommer, who died at the age of fifty-two years at the Marshfield hospital Wednesday night, July 26th, after an illness of five years with bright’s disease, were held at St. Mary’s Catholic church Saturday morning and internment was made in the parish cemetery, a Father of the Marathon monastery officiating. Pall bearers were Joe Kraus, Ed. Schultz, John Schlimm, Frank Sterzinger, Abe Butler, and Peter Apfelbeck. Those in charge of the flowers were Rosemund VanRooy, Doris Johnson, May Olson and Harriet Van Rody.
    The deceased is a son of the late Mr. and Mrs. John Schommer, Sr., and was born in Houghton, Mich., May 19th, 1887, thus reaching the age of 52 years, two months and seven days. The Schommer family lived in Hancock, Mich., and Outagamie county, Wisconsin, before coming to Colby thirty-two years ago to engage in farming. The deceased was married to Margaret Jordan at Colby in St. Mary’s Catholic church on May 19th, 1914. After their marriage, they engaged in farming.
    Surviving are his wife and nine children – Joseph Schommer of Winona, Minn., Leo Schommer of the U.S. Marines stationed at Shanghai, China, Wendalin Schommer of Colby, Bernaditt Schommer of Milwaukee, Mrs. Kenneth Boyd of Reedsburg, Wis., Germaine Schommer of Baraboo, Wis., Margaret, John and Mary Schommer of Colby. Four brothers and four sisters also survive – Bernard Schommer of Colby, Mrs. Peter Van Rooy of Colby, Mrs. Albert DeBruine of Kaukauna, Wis., Lambert Schommer of Marshfield, Kaspeh Schommer of Ventura, Calif., Mrs. Carl Johnson of Abbotsford, Mrs. Inor Olson of Dorchester, Raymond Schommer of Kaukauna, Wis.
    Out of town relatives here for the funeral were Mr. and Mrs. Albert DeBruine, Mr. and Mrs. Alvin DeBruine and Raymond Schommer of Kaukauna, Mr. and Mrs. John Schommer, Mr. and Mrs. Henry Schommer and Mrs. Leo Schommer of Freedom, Wis., Mrs. Henry Arndt and children and Bernaditt Schommer of Milwaukee, Mr. and Mrs. Joseph Schommer and Norbert Schommer of Winona, Minn., Mr. and Mrs. Kenneth Boyd of Reedsburg, Wis., Mr. and Mrs. Chas. Linn and children of Astics, Wis., Mr. and Mrs. Aug. Lube, Mr. and Mrs. Harold Thomson and Mr. and Mrs. Lambert Schommer of Marshfield, Wis., Mr. and Mrs. William Jensen of Spencer, Mr. and Mrs. Frank Jordan and daughter, Genevieve, of Unity, Mr. and Mrs. Matt Jordan and children of Ontanogan, Mich., Mr. and Mrs. Carl Johnson and children of Abbotsford, Germaine Schommer of Baraboo and Mr. and Mrs. Inor Olson of Dorchester. Out of town guests were Mrs. Peter Schumacher and son, Melvin, and daughter, Agnes, and Mrs. Frank Weber of Dorchester. Dinner was served 68 people at the home.

Margaret Jordan

F, b. October 2, 1893

Family 1: Frank Heibsch (b. 1881, d. 1972)

Family 2: John Schommer (b. May 19, 1888, d. July 26, 1939)

Biography

  • Birth: Margaret Jordan was born on October 2, 1893 in Colby, Clark Co, Wisconsin.
  • Marriage: She and John Schommer were married in 1914.

Joseph Schommer

M, b. April 23, 1915, d. July 24, 1998

Parents

Family: Marian Lynch

Biography

  • Birth: Joseph Schommer was born on April 23, 1915.
  • Death: He died on July 24, 1998, at age 83, in Cascade, Dubuque Co, Iowa.

Leo Schommer

M, b. October 8, 1916, d. July 24, 1998

Parents

Family: Mary Henn

Biography

  • Birth: Leo Schommer was born on October 8, 1916.
  • Death: He died on July 24, 1998, at age 81, in Cascade, Dubuque Co, Iowa.

Wendalin Schommer

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Parents

Family: Ethel Wiese

Bernadette Schommer

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Parents

Family: Robert Boyd (b. March 15, 1919, d. April 29, 2004)

Catherine Mary Schommer

F, b. July 10, 1920, d. April 22, 1950

Parents

Family: Kenneth Boyd (b. April 14, 1915, d. April 22, 1950)

Biography

  • Birth: Catherine Mary Schommer was born on July 10, 1920 in Colby, Clark Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: She died on April 22, 1950, at age 29, in Northport, Waupaca Co, Wisconsin.

Germaine Schommer

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Parents

Family: Robert Lucht

Margaret Schommer

F, b. September 25, 1924, d. October 24, 2002

Parents

Biography

  • Birth: Margaret Schommer was born on September 25, 1924.
  • Death: She died on October 24, 2002, at age 78, in Milwaukee, Milwaukee Co, Wisconsin.

John Schommer

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Parents

Mary Schommer

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Parents

Frank Heibsch

M, b. 1881, d. 1972

Family: Margaret Jordan (b. October 2, 1893)

Biography

  • Birth: Frank Heibsch was born in 1881.
  • Death: He died in 1972, at age ~91.

Marian Lynch

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Family: Joseph Schommer (b. April 23, 1915, d. July 24, 1998)

Mary Henn

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Family: Leo Schommer (b. October 8, 1916, d. July 24, 1998)

Ethel Wiese

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Robert Boyd

M, b. March 15, 1919, d. April 29, 2004

Biography

  • Birth: Robert Boyd was born on March 15, 1919 in Sauk County, Wisconsin.
  • Marriage: He was married on April 26, 1941 in Milwaukee, Milwaukee Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: He died on April 29, 2004, at age 85, in Baraboo, Sauk Co, Wisconsin.

Kenneth Boyd

M, b. April 14, 1915, d. April 22, 1950

Family: Catherine Mary Schommer (b. July 10, 1920, d. April 22, 1950)

Biography

  • Birth: Kenneth Boyd was born on April 14, 1915 in Clark County, Wisconsin.
  • Death: He died on April 22, 1950, at age 35, in Northport, Waupaca Co, Wisconsin.

Robert Lucht

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Frank Kolckritz

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Family: Margaret Schommer (b. September 25, 1924, d. October 24, 2002)

Joseph Buttner

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Lambert Schommer

M, b. February 27, 1892, d. June 1, 1988

Parents

Biography

  • Birth: Lambert Schommer was born on February 27, 1892 in Michigan.
  • Marriage: He and Clara E Hoffman were married in 1921.
  • Death: Lambert Schommer died on June 1, 1988, at age 96, in Marshfield, Wood Co, Wisconsin.