Descendants of Johan Bruess



1- Johan Bruess married Thresia Bannenberg. They had two children.

2-Christian Joseph Bruess was born on 4 May 1828 in St. Hubertus, Heddinghausen, Nordrhein-Westfalen. Christian married Therese Kraushaar on 3 Feb 1848 in St. Hubertus. They had five children.

3-Theresa Maria Bruess was christened on 2 Nov 1850 in St. Hubertus, Heddinghausen, and died on 16 Dec 1906 in St. Lucas at age 56. She was buried at St. Lucas Cemetery. Theresa married Franz Joseph Drilling in 1872, son of Johann Drilling and Anna Maria Hillebrand. He was born on 7 Jan 1844 in Heddinghausen and baptized on 14 Jan 1844 at Sankt Hubertus Katholisch in Heddinghausen and died on 13 Jan 1907 in St. Lucas at age 63. They had 11 children.

In 1880 they lived on a farm in Auburn Twp. with children, Frank, Mary, George, Tressia, Anna and John. The 1900 census shows they had 11 children with 10 of them still living.

4-Frank Drilling was born in 1873 in St. Lucas and died in 1876 at age 3.

4-Mary Drilling was born in Feb 1874 in St. Lucas and died in 1964 at age 90. Mary married Anthony C. Schlichte, son of John Schlichte and Johanna Helena Catharina Wichmann. Anthony was born in Apr 1870 in St. Lucas and died in 1948 at age 78. They had three children.

5-Mayme Schlichte was born on 18 Feb 1898 in Eden Twp. and died in May 1984 in Lawler at age 86. Mayme married Julius Michael Bouska on 7 Oct 1919, son of Martin Bouska and Frances Rasenbeck. Julius was born on 29 May 1896 and died on 11 Nov 1965 in Iowa at age 69. They had nine children. He registered for the draft stating he was a farmer in Eden Twp. In 1925 they lived in Saint Lucas. His father, Martin, and his brother, Eddie, lived with them.

6-Veronica Frances Bouska was born in 1931. Veronica married Donald R. Rimrodt. Donald was born in 1930. They had three children.

7-Frederick Rimrodt was born in 1959.

7-Daniel Robert Rimrodt was born on 2 May 1963. Daniel married Jolene Alice Bear, daughter of Raymond Irvin Bear and Bernice Ann Busch. Jolene was born on 23 May 1963 in Waucoma.

7-Lee A. Rimrodt was born in 1965.

6-Margaret M. Bouska was born in 1922 in St. Lucas. Margaret married Diehler.

6-Clifford Henry Bouska was born on 30 Aug 1924, died on 24 May 2002 in St. Mary's Hospital, Rochester at age 77, and was buried in Waucoma. Clifford married Arlene K. Hackman on 28 Apr 1948, daughter of Carl George Hackman and Matilda Schmitt. Arlene was born on 30 Apr 1928 in St. Lucas, died on 22 Jan 2007 in Mercy Medical Center at age 78, and was buried in St. Mary's Cemetery, Waucoma. They had nine children. She took nurses training in La Crosse. They farmed for 38 years south of Waucoma, and in 1986, moved to Waucoma. In 2004 Arlene moved to the Kensington Place Assisted Living Apartments in New Hampton.

7-Jean Ann Bouska was born on 7 Sep 1949. Jean married Ronald Lawrence Franzen on 26 Oct 1968, son of Raymond Frank Franzen and Marian Marie Dietz. Ronald was born on 11 Jun 1946 in Fort Atkinson. They had three children.

8-Carla Franzen was born on 30 Mar 1974.

8-Crystal Franzen was born on 18 May 1975.

8-Nathan J. Franzen was born on 7 Jul 1978.

7-Kay Bouska was born on 20 Jun 1950 and died in 1950.

7-Joan Mary Bouska was born on 16 Apr 1952 in New Hampton, died on 19 Aug 2005 in La Porte City, Iowa at age 53, and was buried in St. Mary's Cemetery, Waucoma. Joan married Duane Leonard Franzen on 19 May 1972 in Waucoma, son of Leonard John Franzen and Mary Katharine Bruening. Duane was born on 11 Jun 1949. They had two children.

8-Jennifer Franzen was born on 6 Dec 1974. Jennifer married Kendall Daniels on 9 Jul 1997. Kendall was born of Evansdale.

8-Ryan Franzen was born on 23 Sep 1977 in Grand Junction, Colorado. Ryan married Annette Schmitz. Annette was born of Grand Junction, CO.

7-Gary J. Bouska was born on 8 Nov 1953. Gary married Susan. Susan was born on 28 Jan 1958. They had two children.

8-Jeremy J. Bouska was born in 1980.

8-Travis F. Bouska was born on 7 Apr 1984.

7-Alan Lavern Bouska was born in 1956. Alan married Jane A. Critser. They had a son, Jason Alan.

7-Ann T. Bouska was born in 1956. Ann married John Eldon Wunder.

7-Denise Bouska was born in 1960. Denise married James V. Ryant. James was born in 1960.

7-David Howard Bouska was born in 1964. He is in the Air Force. David married Susan Marie. They live in Okinawa, Japan

7-Paul Clifford Bouska was born in 1969. Paul married Amy Lynn. Amy was born in 1970.

6-Joseph Edward Bouska was born on 23 Jan 1936. Joseph married Norma Jean Smith on 21 May 1960, daughter of Milton J. Smith and Margaret Mihm. Norma was born on 16 Oct 1939. They had three children.

7-Jacqueline Sue Bouska was born on 18 Feb 1961. Jacqueline married Fred Jenkins on 13 Jan 1988. Fred was born on 8 Aug 1957. They had three children.

8-Nicholas Scott Jenkins was born on 9 May 1988.

8-Lisa Marie Jenkins was born on 25 Mar 1990.

8-Craig Allen Jenkins was born on 16 Apr 1992.

7-Randy Joe Bouska was born on 7 Jul 1963. Randy married Donna Lumley on 6 Aug 1983. The marriage ended in divorce. Donna was born on 6 Aug 1983. They had two children.

8-Joshua Lee Bouska was born on 29 Oct 1983.

8-Amanda Jo Bouska was born on 5 Sep 1987. Randy next married Tina Wilse on 29 May 1999. Tina was born on 23 Jun 1965.

7-Steven Jon Bouska was born on 15 Jan 1969. Steven married Amy Beyers on 20 Jul 1991. Amy was born on 11 Jun 1971. They had three children.

8-Ashley Jean Bouska was born on 7 Jul 1992.

8-Emily Catherine Bouska was born on 14 Jul 1994.

8-Michael Joseph Bouska was born on 9 Feb 1997.

6-John Bouska was born in 1923 in St. Lucas.

6-Laverne Charles Bouska was born on 25 Aug 1929. Laverne married Alberta Mary Hackman on 17 Oct 1953, daughter of Carl George Hackman and Matilda Schmitt. Alberta was born on 24 Nov 1930. They had a daughter.

7-Karen Mary Bouska was born on 13 Jul 1956. Karen married Robert Joseph Kleve on 6 Sep 1975, son of Marvin John Kleve and Alvera Linda Tillman. Robert was born on 18 Aug 1956 in Waucoma. They had seven children.

8-Lora Lee Kleve was born on 15 Aug 1976.

8-Melissa Sue Kleve was born on 15 May 1978.

8-Jolene Marie Kleve was born on 25 May 1980.

8-Corey Mark Kleve was born on 14 Feb 1982.

8-Becky Ann Kleve was born on 22 Jan 1983. She graduated from Bowling Green State University with a masters degree in public health. Becky married Derek Prostine on 19 May 2007 in St. Mary's Catholic Church, Waverly.

8-Craig Robert Kleve was born on 17 May 1986.

8-Wendy Kay Kleve was born on 20 Dec 1987.

6-Arlene Agnes Bouska was born in 1926. Arlene married James E. Vrzak. James was born on 9 Oct 1925 and died on 25 Jan 1998 in Waucoma at age 72.

6-Madonna (Donna) Bouska was born in 1928. Madonna married Leonard F. Hrdlicka. Leonard was born in 1928.

6-Irma Marie Bouska was born in 1938. Irma married Robert Keith Kime. Robert was born in 1938. They had two children.

7-Lori Monia Kime was born in 1960.

7-Kraig Robert Kime was born in 1962.

5-John G. Schlichte was born in 1906.

5-Joseph John Schlichte was born on 26 Sep 1900 in St. Lucas, died in Jan 1968 in Waucoma at age 67, and was buried in St. Mary's Cemetery, Waucoma. Joseph married Agnes A. Bruess on 30 Sep 1924, daughter of Christian Bruess and Franziska Schaufenbuel. Agnes was born on 28 Dec 1905 in St. Lucas and died on 6 Jun 1990 in Iowa at age 84. They had six children; Rosemary, Lorraine, Edward J., Margaret Viola, Helen, and Irene. In 1925 they lived with his parents. After his death, Agnes kept busy making braided rugs for her family and friends.

4-George J. Drilling was born on 29 Mar 1875 in St. Lucas, died on 18 Jan 1959 at age 83, and was buried in St. Mary's Cemetery, Waucoma. George married Katharine Maria (Katie) Wilhelm, daughter of Andreas Wilhelm and Maria Weber. Katharine was born on 11 May 1881 in Potosi, Grant Co., Wisconsin, died in Dec 1966 in Independence, Buchanan Co., Iowa at age 85, and was buried in St. Mary's Cemetery, Waucoma. They had five children. In 1918 he owned his own farm in Eden Twp.

5-Bertha M. Drilling was born on 15 May 1900 in Eden Twp., died on 27 Aug 1993 in St. Joseph's Hospital, New Hampton at age 93, and was buried in St. Mary's Cemetery, Waucoma. Bertha married William F. Myers on 31 Jul 1923, son of Frank Henry Meyer and Frances Cecilia Rausch. William was born on 10 Jul 1902 in Eden Twp. and died on 20 Jan 1972 in Waucoma at age 69. They had 11 children.

6-Sister Esther C. Myers was born on 7 Jul 1924 in St. Lucas. In 1993 she lived in New Port Richey, Florida.

6-Margaret Mary Myers was born on 20 Mar 1926 in St. Lucas. Margaret married Bernard F. DeSloover on 19 Feb 1946 in St. Mary's Catholic Church, Waucoma, son of Victor DeSloover and Katherine Linkenmeyer. Bernard was born on 21 Sep 1923 in Riceville and died on 29 May 2007 in New Hampton at age 83. They had 13 children. He served in the Army Air Corps and farmed for 61 years southeast of Lawler.

7-Bernard DeSloover Jr. died as an infant.

7-Thomas Victor DeSloover was born on 15 Oct 1946. Thomas married Nancy L. Adams on 8 Apr 1967. Nancy was born in May 1947.

7-Victor Joseph DeSloover was born on 31 May 1948. Victor married Nancy L. Voightman on 5 Jun 1971. Nancy was born in Nov 1949. They had three children; Melanie Joy, Kate A., and Stephanie K.

7-Colette Mae DeSloover (Twin) was born in Aug 1948.

7-Alan Edward DeSloover was born on 26 Jun 1949. Alan married Sheri S. Yuan on 29 Aug 1972. Sheri was born in Feb 1948. They had three children; Michelle J., Yvonne A., and Tonja Dee.

7-Dennis Daryl DeSloover was born on 7 Mar 1951. Dennis married Petunia Caled on 22 Nov 1976. The marriage ended in divorce.

7-Gail Ann DeSloover was born on 26 Jul 1952. Gail married Duane W. Whitaker on 22 Sep 1973. They had two children; Eric Duane and Kelly Dawn.

7-Robert Leonard DeSloover was born on 31 Dec 1953. Robert married Dorothy Mae Nannenga on 12 Jun 1976. Dorothy was born in Jun 1955. They had two children; Crystal J. and Ashley F.

7-Colleen Mary DeSloover was born on 8 Oct 1955. Colleen married Lester Lee Briggs. Lester was born in Aug 1948.

7-Roger Bernard DeSloover was born on 19 Sep 1957. Roger married Linda Marie. They had a daughter, Lisa Ann.

7-Paul William DeSloover was born on 14 Jun 1960.

7-Marlene Verda DeSloover was born on 21 Sep 1961. Marlene married Lawrence L. Bond. Lawrence was born in Apr 1954.

7-Nancy Beth DeSloover was born on 21 Jan 1964. Nancy married Gaylen B. Goldston. The marriage ended in divorce.

6-Magdalene Frances Myers was born on 21 Jun 1927 in St. Lucas. Magdalene married Ralph J. Wieling on 21 Aug 1945, son of Joseph Bernard Wieling and Frances Bengfort. Ralph was born on 22 Mar 1922. They had five children.

7-Mary Carol Wieling was born on 22 Jun 1946. Mary married Dwaine E. Redler on 25 Nov 1967. Dwaine was born in Sep 1941. They had two children; Steven D. and William D.

7-Janice Hilda Wieling was born on 10 Nov 1947. Janice married James A. Meyer on 2 Jul 1966. James was born in Dec 1944.

7-David Joseph Wieling was born on 24 Jul 1950. David married Merilee J. Gates on 3 Jul 1976. Merilee was born in May 1955. They had two children; Nathan D. and Eric Matthew.

7-Susan Elaine Wieling was born on 5 Mar 1956. Susan married Denis Donavan Tasker on 4 Sep 1976. Denis was born in Apr 1955. They had three children.

8-Elizabeth Tasker was born in Mar 1978.

8-Alyson M. Tasker was born in Jul 1981.

8-Sara Lynn Tasker was born in 1983.

7-Karen Frances Wieling was born on 4 Jun 1959.

6-Dorothy Philomena Myers was born on 2 Sep 1929 in Waucoma. Dorothy married James Oscar Cotant on 21 Sep 1950. James was born in May 1926. They had three children.

7-Doris Marie Cotant was born on 16 May 1952. Doris married Michael Lawrence Kintzle on 18 May 1974. Michael was born in Apr 1950.

7-Barbara Jean Cotant was born on 1 Jun 1953. Barbara married Ronald Ralph Then on 5 Apr 1975. Ronald was born in Aug 1952.

7-Judith Ann Cotant was born on 18 Apr 1956.

6-Elizabeth Johanna Myers was born on 3 Jun 1931 in Waucoma and died on 15 Sep 1989 at age 58. Elizabeth married Anthony Aloysius Sieverding on 29 Oct 1955. Anthony was born in Jan 1932. They had eight children.

7-Mark Anthony Sieverding was born on 26 Feb 1957.

7-Ann Elizabeth Sieverding was born on 19 Jun 1958.

7-Mary Patrice Sieverding was born on 31 Oct 1959.

7-Sandra Kay Sieverding was born on 26 Mar 1961.

7-Laura Rose Sieverding was born on 31 Dec 1962. Laura married William John Grams. William was born in Mar 1959.

7-Carol Jean Sieverding was born on 3 Dec 1964. Carol married David Joseph Dunne. David was born in Jul 1962.

7-Luke John Sieverding was born on 6 Jul 1966.

7-Loras William Sieverding was born on 20 Sep 1967. Loras married Mary Ellen.

6-Leonard Philip Myers was born on 10 Aug 1932 in Waucoma. Leonard married Alice M. Elsbernd on 20 Oct 1956, daughter of Anton Elsbernd and Rosalia Timp. Alice was born in 1937. They had nine children.

7-Ray Vernon Myers was born on 14 Sep 1957 in Wisconsin.

7-Rachel Louise Myers was born on 6 Mar 1959.

7-Carl Lawrence Myers was born on 15 Dec 1960.

7-Glen William Myers was born on 21 Jun 1963. Glen married June D. June was born in Jan 1964. They had a son; Gary M.

7-Anita Denise Myers was born on 13 Nov 1965 in New Hampton.

7-Wayne Roger Myers was born on 19 Aug 1968.

7-Lloyd Dennis Myers was born on 23 Jul 1970. Lloyd married Ruth Ann Moritz. Ruth was born in Dec 1971.

7-Martin Frank Myers was born on 24 Nov 1972. Martin married Wendy Ann Swanson.

7-Lee Edward Myers was born on 1 Aug 1977. Lee married Debra Ann Swanson.

6-Frances Emma Myers was born on 14 Jun 1935 in Waucoma. Frances married Paul Arthur Kress on 11 May 1957. Paul was born in Feb 1934. They had five children.

7-Michael Paul Kress was born on 1 Sep 1958.

7-Steven Jeffrey Kress was born on 30 Aug 1959. Steven married Sharon M.

7-Christina Lea Kress was born on 19 Dec 1960.

7-Bruce Christopher Kress was born on 15 Mar 1962. Bruce married Mary Ellen. Mary was born in Dec 1965.

7-Douglas Wayne Kress was born on 6 Jan 1965.

6-Sister Dolores Myers was born on 30 Apr 1937 in Waucoma. In 1993 she was in San Mateo, California.

6-Albert George Myers was born on 15 Oct 1938 in Waucoma. Albert married Marlene Kay Klopp on 28 Nov 1964. Marlene was born in Dec 1943. They had four children.

7-Dawn Ranee Myers was born on 5 May 1967. Dawn married Judd J. Zulgad.

7-Leisa Marie Myers was born on 14 Mar 1969. Leisa married Brian Gerard Osterhaus. Brian was born in Jun 1966.

7-Kurt William Myers was born on 20 Dec 1971.

7-Kraig Stephen Myers was born on 6 Dec 1977.

6-Marilyn Jean Myers was born on 15 Aug 1941 in Waucoma. Marilyn married Carl Francis Hoffman on 18 May 1963. Carl was born in Sep 1934. They had three children.

7-Leo Gregory Hoffman was born on 3 Aug 1964. Leo married Jennifer L. Fitzgerald.

7-Julie Marie Hoffman was born on 8 Jul 1965.

7-Patrick William Hoffman was born on 10 Apr 1967.

6-Elaine Catherine Myers was born on 29 Apr 1943 in Waucoma. Elaine married George E. Hill. The marriage ended in divorce.

Elaine next married Ronald Sabers. They had three children.

7-Stephanie Rae Sabers was born on 27 May 1969. Stephanie married Richard D. Zulkowsky. Richard was born in Nov 1966.

7-Shanna Lee Sabers was born on 14 Sep 1971 in Colorado. Shanna married John A. Strohman. John was born in Oct 1969.

7-Jennifer Lynn Sabers was born on 2 May 1973 in Wisconsin. Jennifer married Steven Robert Risgaard. Steven was born in Jul 1971.

5-Emma Drilling was born in 1903 in Eden Twp., Fayette Co., Iowa.

5-Philomina (Minnie) Drilling was born on 27 Jan 1904 in Eden Twp., Fayette Co., Iowa and died on 4 Sep 1988 in Waterloo at age 84. Philomina married Lawrence Weber on 5 Jun 1929 in Waucoma. Lawrence was born on 30 Oct 1899 in Independence, Buchanan Co., Iowa and died on 24 Jan 1986 in Independence at age 86. They had three children.

6-LeRoy Weber married Josephine Becker.

6-Wayne Weber

6-Phyllis Weber married James L. Hayward. They had three children: David Lenn, Michael James, and Barbara Ann.

7-Barbara Ann Hayward was born on 9 Sep 1955. Barbara married Burton K. Van Horn. Burton was born on 22 Apr 1955. They had two children.

8-Brianne Marie Van Horn was born on 6 Aug 1979.

8-Brett Matthew Van Horn

5-Clarence J. Drilling was born on 16 Nov 1905 in Waucoma, died on 6 Apr 1992 at age 86, and was buried in St. Mary's Cemetery, Waucoma. Clarence married Helen Bodensteiner on 12 Jun 1940 in St. Mary's Catholic Church, daughter of Henry Balphfar Bodensteiner and Mary Giesing. Helen was born on 7 May 1918 in Ossian, died on 28 Aug 2003 in Fredericksburg at age 85, and was buried in St. Mary's Cemetery, Waucoma. They had seven children.

6-Mary Ann Drilling was born on 21 Mar 1941. Mary married Norman Clarence Heit. Norman was born on 7 Nov 1941. They had three children.

7-Brian James Heit was born on 1 Jan 1967.

7-Steven J. Heit was born on 1 Jan 1972.

7-Carolyn Marie Heit

6-Arthur G. Drilling was born in 1942. Arthur married Brenda Young.

6-Kenneth Joseph Drilling was born in 1945. Kenneth married Bonnie Jean. Bonnie was born in 1945.

6-Delbert Duane Drilling was born on 22 Jul 1946. Delbert married Diane Kay Novack. Diane was born on 18 Sep 1946. They had a son, Douglas G.

7-Douglas G. Drilling was born on 16 Oct 1976 in Iowa.

6-Clair Henry Drilling was born in 1948. Clair married Sharon Rose Lentz. They had four children.

7-Crystal Drilling

7-Cissy Ann Drilling

7-Jody Drilling

7-Jena Louise Drilling was born on 8 Jun 1976 and died on 5 Nov 1976.

6-George Ray Drilling was born on 25 Sep 1950 in Waucoma. George married Arlene Mihm. They had two children, Carrie and Cheryl. George next married Debra Bowers.

6-Lawrence James (Larry) Drilling was born on 6 Apr 1954. Lawrence married Elaine Mary Dietzenbach, daughter of Herbert G. Dietzenbach and Mildred Croatt. Elaine was born on 20 Sep 1955. They had two children.

7-Kurt A. Drilling was born on 19 Aug 1977.

7-Scott M. Drilling was born in 1980 in Waucoma.

5-Mary E. Drilling (Sister Mary George) was born on 20 Aug 1902 in Eden Twp., Fayette Co., Iowa, died on 11 Nov 1995 in Marian Hall Infirmary at age 93, and was buried in Mount Carmel Cemetery, Cedar Rapids. She was born on Aug. 20, 1902, in Waucoma, Iowa, daughter of George and Catherine (Wilhelm) Drilling. She made her first profession of religious vows on Aug. 13, 1923, and her final profession of vows on Aug. 15, 1926. Sister Mary George was an elementary school teacher in Berwyn, Chicago, Rock Island and Springfield, Ill.; and in Dubuque, Cedar Falls, Clinton and Davenport, Iowa.

4-Theresa Mary Drilling was born on 8 Nov 1876 in St. Lucas and died on 20 Nov 1967 in Osage, Iowa at age 91. Theresa married John Carl Bodensteiner on 23 Oct 1900 in St. Lucas, son of Johan Karl Bodensteiner and Margaretha Balk. John was born on 20 Aug 1876 in St. Lucas and died on 1 May 1951 in Osage, Iowa at age 74. They had 11 children. In 1917 he registered for the draft stating that he was a farmer in Stacyville.

5-Margaret Theresa Bodensteiner was born on 11 Aug 1901 in St. Lucas and died on 30 Oct 1992 in Osage, Mitchell Co., Iowa at age 91. Margaret married Fred J. Pint on 24 Jun 1925 in Minnesota. Fred was born on 10 Dec 1897 and died on 13 Feb 1939 in Osage at age 41. They had six children.

6-Betty Pint married Neal O'Donnel.

6-Dorothy Teresa Pint was born on 3 Feb 1926 in Osage, Mitchell Co., Iowa and died on 13 Jul 1927 in Osage at age 1.

6-Norbert Pint was born on 1 Feb 1927 in Osage. Norbert married Maxine Boeset. Maxine was born on 1 Feb 1924.

6-James Pint was born in 1929 in Osage.

6-Delores Acquin Pint was born on 10 Feb 1933 in Osage, Mitchell Co., Iowa.

6-Patricia Pint was born on 15 Jun 1938. Patricia married Ronald Carrick. Ronald was born on 7 Jun 1943.

5-Ida Catherine Bodensteiner was born on 20 Nov 1902 in St. Lucas and died on 22 Jan 1992 at age 89. Her SS card was issued in New York and the SS Index did not show where she died.

5-William Henry Bodensteiner was born on 23 Mar 1904 in St. Lucas and died on 8 Feb 1980 in Austin, Minnesota at age 75. William married Mildred Marie Dibble after 1925, daughter of Frank Rumpf and Christine. They had five children.

6-William Leo Bodensteiner was born on 10 Dec 1947. William married Elizabeth Mary Skinner on 18 Nov 1972 in Mower Co., Minnesota. Elizabeth was born in 1950. They had a daughter.

7-Kari Ellen Bodensteiner was born on 24 Dec 1974 in Mower Co., Minnesota.

6-Terrance Lea Bodensteiner was born on 28 May 1951. Terrance married Nancy Matilda Apold. Nancy was born on 20 Nov 1950. Terrance next married Carrie Eldred Breidster. The marriage ended in divorce. Carrie was born on 8 Jun 1957. They had a son, Jesse.

6-Ann Marie Bodensteiner was born on 15 Dec 1952.

6-Joan Kay Bodensteiner was born on 31 Dec 1955. Joan married Timothy Marvin Sattler. They had three children.

7-John William Sattler was born on 28 Feb 1983 in Hennepin Co., Minnesota.

7-Timothy Joseph Sattler was born on 24 Sep 1984 in Hennepin Co., Minnesota.

7-Steven Michael Sattler was born on 25 Aug 1987 in Hennepin Co., Minnesota.

6-Susan Jane Bodensteiner was born on 26 Jun 1957.

5-Hubert George Bodensteiner was born on 25 May 1905 in St. Lucas and died on 29 Jun 1980 in Fort Dodge, Iowa at age 75.

5-Anna Margaret Bodensteiner was born on 26 Jul 1906 in St. Lucas and died on 24 Apr 1970 in Osage, Iowa at age 63.

5-Cyril Matthias Bodensteiner was born on 23 May 1908 in St. Lucas and died in Apr 1985 in West Fort Dodge, Iowa at age 76. Cyril married Mary Arquin Kilcoin on 4 Aug 1931 in Victor, Iowa. They had two children.

6-Thomas Lee Bodensteiner was born on 10 Sep 1935 in Freeborn Co., Minnesota.

6-James Timothy Bodensteiner was born on 25 Aug 1937 in Freeborn Co., Minnesota.

5-Louis William Bodensteiner was born on 23 Aug 1909 in St. Lucas and died about 1985 about age 76. Louis married Miss Poyner.

5-Victor E. Bodensteiner was born on 19 Nov 1910 in St. Lucas and died on 1 May 1911 in St. Lucas.

5-Leo George Bodensteiner was born on 4 Jan 1914 in St. Lucas, died on 8 Dec 1999 in Redwood Falls, Redwood, Minnesota at age 85, and was buried in St. Catherine's Church Cemetery. Leo married Mary Ann Lyons on 22 Oct 1955 in Madison, South Dakota. Mary was born in 1927. They had four children.

6-Leo R. Bodensteiner was born on 19 Jan 1957. Leo married Teri. Leo next married Brenda G. Green in 1992 in Texas.

6-James John Bodensteiner was born on 1 Jan 1959 in Jackson Co., Minnesota. James married Mary Louise Baumann on 28 Oct 1989 in Minnesota. Mary was born on 1 Jan 1962. They had two children.

7-Michael James Bodensteiner was born on 29 May 1992.

7-Alison Lee Bodensteiner was born on 22 Sep 1995.

6-Richard Dennis Bodensteiner was born on 10 Jun 1960 in Jackson Co., Minnesota. Richard married Julie Marie Seabert. They had three children.

7-Maryfrances Marie Lyons Bodensteiner was born on 27 Jul 1988 in McLeod Co., Minnesota.

7-Margaret Nan Seabert Bodensteiner was born on 30 Aug 1991.

7-Madeline Sophia Bodensteiner was born on 7 Aug 1996 in Goodhue Co., Minnesota.

6-Kathryn Alice Bodensteiner was born on 31 Aug 1963 in Watonwan Co., Minnesota. Kathryn married Michael Thomas Spanier. They had two children.

7-John Dennis Spanier was born on 12 Nov 1995.

7-Sarah Mary Spanier was bor on 16 Sep 1997.

5-Irma Rose Bodensteiner was born in 1916 in St. Lucas. Irma married Mr. Lalewicz.

5-Theresa Bodensteiner was born in 1919 in Stacyville.

4-Anna Drilling was born in 1878 in St. Lucas and died in 19381 at age 60. Anna married Henry Lichter in 1899, son of John Lichter and Anna Maria Langreck. Henry was born on 8 Feb 1877 in St. Lucas and died on 22 Aug 1962 in Algona, Kossuth Co., Iowa at age 85. They had 11 children. Living with them in 1900 in Auburn Twp. was Bernard Langreck, listed as a boarder. He registered for the draft on 10 Sep 1918 stating that he was born 8 Feb 1887. This is a conflict with other records. He stated his nearest relative was Anna Lichter but she is not identified as wife or mother. He was a farmer in Algona and hard of hearing in his right ear.

5-Agnes M. Lichter was born on 15 Dec 1900 in St. Lucas and died on 29 Mar 1993 in Mason City at age 92. Agnes married John Ludwig on 29 Mar 1925.

5-Leo G. Lichter was born on 2 Dec 1902 in St. Benedict, Iowa and died on 8 Nov 1995 in Algona at age 92. Leo married Ora Jones on 25 Sep 1939.

5-Edward Nicholas Lichter was born on 12 Jul 1903 in St. Benedict, Iowa and died on 8 Nov 1981 in Sandpoint, Idaho at age 78. Edward married Duffy.

5-Walter J. Lichter was born on 26 Jun 1905 in Algona and died in Aug 1982 in Algona at age 77.

5-George H. Lichter was born in 1908 in Algona.

5-Magnus E. Lichter was born in 1910 in Algona. Magnus married Howie.

5-Leona Lichter was born on 11 Dec 1911 in Algona, Kossuth Co., Iowa and died on 5 Jul 1967 in Clear Lake, Iowa at age 55. Leona married Dean Willard Clapsaddle on 1 Aug 1933 in Cedar Rapids, son of John Guy Clapsaddle and Mary Main. Dean was born on 7 Jun 1914 in Burt, Kossuth Co., Iowa and died on 4 Jul 1983 in Clear Lake at age 69.

5-Joseph J. (Joe) Lichter was born on 17 Dec 1913 in Algona, Kossuth Co., Iowa and died on 26 Oct 1983 in Algona at age 69. Joseph married Mary Gisch on 7 May 1938 in Fort Dodge.

5-Margaret M. Lichter was born in 1916 in Algoma. Margaret married Donald Berry.

5-Anthony W. Lichter was born on 15 Oct 1917 in Algona and died on 28 Sep 2006 in Algona at age 88.

5-Albert Lichter was born on 15 Feb 1920 in Iowa and died on 19 Apr 2000 in Mesa, Maricopa Co., Arizona at age 80. Albert married Martha Maxine Hood on 1 Aug 1945 in St. Cecelia's, Algona, daughter of Lloyd Hood and Martha Coleman. Martha was born on 18 Jul 1922 in Livermore, Iowa and died on 30 Dec 2004 in Omaha at age 82. They had three children. After their marriage they lived in several towns including Algona, Pocahontas, Sioux Rapids, West Des Moines and later wintered in Arizona. She was a past member of St. Patrick's Catholic Church at Clear Lake, All Saints Catholic Church, Mesa, Ariz., and St. Cecelia Catholic Church at Algona.

6-Michael A. Lichter married Diana. Diana was born on 30 Aug 1946.

6-Patrick Lichter was born on 1 Jan 1948. Patrick married Linda.

6-Martha Lichter was born on 8 May 1956. Martha married Donald A. Liston. Donald was born in 1954.

4-John Henry Drilling was born on 15 Mar 1880 in St. Lucas, died in May 1972 in Waucoma at age 92, and was buried in St. Mary's Cemetery, Waucoma. John married Minnie Otters on 22 Feb 1909 in Waucoma. Minnie was born on 13 Aug 1890 in Iowa and died in Dec 1976 in Waucoma at age 86. They had six children. He registered for the draft stating he was a farmer in Waucoma, was married and had children. He farmed in the Waucoma area and was employed by Raths in Waterloo.

5-Viola Drilling was born on 26 Mar 1910 in St. Lucas and died in Dec 1981 in Waucoma at age 71. Viola married Martin J. Bruess from 1930 to 1935, son of Christian Bruess and Franziska Schaufenbuel. Martin was born on 13 Sep 1901 in St. Lucas and died in Apr 1968 in Waucoma at age 66. They had five children; Geraldine, Dewayne M., Dorothy Ann, Beverly, and Marion A.

5-Earl Drilling Sr. was born on 6 Oct 1912 in Iowa and died in Oct 1980 in Saint Lucas, Fayette Co., Iowa at age 68. On March 14, 1944, his parents conveyed to Earl W. Drilling, Sr.,a piece of land at E 1/2 NW 18 and N 1/2 NE SE NW. Earl married Velma Gelaine. Velma was born on 9 Oct 1913, died on 5 Nov 2002 in St. Lucas at age 89, and was buried in St. Lucas Cemetery. They had six children.

6-Sue Ann Drilling married Mr. Pedersen.

6-Jack Drilling was born on 29 Oct 1934.

6-Darlyn Drilling was born on 1 Apr 1935. Darlyn married Luke J. Schmitt. Luke was born on 25 Jul 1930. They had three children.

7-Wayne E. Schmitt was born on 26 May 1956.

7-Mark W. Schmitt was born on 12 Apr 1960.

7-Robert P. Schmitt was born on 18 Feb 1968.

6-Daryl F. Drilling was born on 9 Aug 1936 in St. Lucas. Daryl married Audrey Helene. Audrey was born on 27 Oct 1939. They had two children.

7-Brian J. Drilling was born on 11 Sep 1964 in St. Lucas. Brian married Kelli A. Kelli was born on 25 Jan 1965.

7-Sandra J. Drilling was born on 17 Apr 1968.

6-Loras Drilling was born on 23 Mar 1938. Loras married Joyce Barbara Croatt. Joyce was born on 14 May 1942. They had two children.

7-Thomas Victor Drilling was born on 2 Sep 1965. Thomas married Christine A. Christine was born on 14 May 1970.

7-Gregory Loras Drilling was born on 20 Nov 1977. Gregory married Jessica Lynn Timp, daughter of Kevin Lawrence Timp and Nancy Ann Huinker. They had a son, Sayler.

6-Earl William Drilling was born on 25 Jul 1941 in Waucoma. Earl married Kathleen Elizabeth Boeding on 20 Sep 1960 in St. Luke's Catholic Church, daughter of Arnold A. Boedingand Hermina Barbara Rausch. Kathleen was born on 15 May 1942 in St. Lucas. They had four children.

7-Debra Kay Drilling was born on 20 Dec 1960.

7-Dina May Drilling was born on 20 Mar 1962.

7-Dave Jay Drilling was born on 6 Apr 1963. Dave married Rhonda.

7-Darla Fay Drilling was born on 20 Dec 1964.

5-Pearl Drilling was born in 1915 in Auburn Twp. Pearl married Clarence Miller. Clarence was born on 22 Nov 1912 and died in Oct 1983 in West Union at age 70.

5-Irene Drilling was born on 7 Mar 1917 in Auburn Twp., died on 29 Nov 2005 in Waterlloo at age 88, and was buried in Mount Olivet Cemetery. She lived in San Francisco where she was a secretary for the state of California. She never married.

5-Aniceta Margaret Drilling was born in 1924 in St. Lucas. Aniceta married Wayne C. Classen on 25 Nov 1948 in St. John's, Waterloo.

5-Bonnie May Drilling was born in 1927 in Festina. Bonnie married Richard Mavin ? Mann of Denver. Bonnie next married Mr. Strauss.

4-Matthew Drilling was born on 1 Nov 1881 in St. Lucas and died on 10 Dec 1911 in Saint Lucas at age 30 and was buried at St. Lucas Cemetery. Matthew married Margaret F. Reicks, daughter of Henry Reicks and Catherine A. Schmitt. Margaret was born on 10 Nov 1884 in St. Lucas and died on 20 Oct 1975 in Ossian at age 90. They had a daughter. In 1910 they were living on a farm near Harmon Boeding and William Lusson.

5-Loretta M. Drilling was born on 11 Oct 1910. Loretta married Ralph J. Hawkins. Ralph was born on 11 Jan 1910, died 12 Nov 1997 in Waucoma and was buried at St. Mary's Cemetery. They had four children; Ralph, Virginia, Margaret, and Donald M.

6-Margaret Hawkins was born in 1932. She married Joseph N. Hoggatt.

6-Donald M. Hawkins was born on 27 Dec 1934 and died in Nov 1979 in Iowa at age 44. Donald married Marina.

6-Virginia L. Hawkins was born in 1937. She married Melvin S. Bock.

6-Ralph Richard Hawkins was born in 1940.

4-Elizabeth Drilling was born on 18 Aug 1883 in St. Lucas and died on 11 Aug 1971 in West Union at age 87. Elizabeth married William Victor Lusson, son of Joseph Lusson and Katherine Perry (Pierre). William was born on 29 Jul 1879 in St. Lucas. They had eight children.

5-Edward Joseph Lusson was born on 10 Oct 1905 in St. Lucas, died on 26 Sep 1990 in his farm in St. Lucas at age 84, and was buried in St. Luke's Cemetery. Lusson was killed while trying to move a round hay bale, which weighed about 1,000 pounds. The bale rolled down the extended arm of the loader after a rope broke, crushing Lusson in the driver's seat of the tractor. Lusson was taken to Palmer by the West Union Ambulance. Edward married Rose. Rose died in 1956 in St. Lucas. They had two children.

6-William Robert Lusson was born in 1934. William married Irma Mae O'Donnell in May 1959 in St. Bernard's Catholic Church, Alta Vista. Irma was born in 1939. They farmed near Alta Vista.

6-Jeanette Lusson married Mr. Miller.

5-Florence Kathryn Lusson was born on 16 Apr 1908 in St. Lucas, died on 28 Jun 2007 in Good Samaritan Center, West Union at age 99, and was buried in Mount Calvary Cemetery. Florence married Clemens Edward Bodensteiner on 2 May 1927 in St. Lucas, son of Henry Bodensteiner and Helena Kuennen. Clemens was born on 12 Oct 1899 in St. Lucas and died on 11 Jun 1975 in West Union at age 75. They had eight children.

6-Edward William Bodensteiner was born on 3 Feb 1928. Edward married Bernadette Rose Spier on 29 Aug 1964 in Minnesota. Bernadette was born on 1 Jan 1935. They had two children.

7-Lori Ann Bodensteiner was born on 27 Aug 1965 in Minneapolis. Lori married Michael P. Zumwinkle in 1991 in Stearns Co., Minnesota. Michael was born on 5 Dec 1963.

7-Terry Patrick Bodensteiner was born in 1968. Terry married Elizabeth A. Havel in 1998 in Minnesota. Elizabeth was born on 3 Jan 1970. They had two children.

8-Kate Elizabeth Bodensteiner was born on 12 Aug 2000 in Hennepin Co., Minnesota.

8-Jane Elizabeth Bodensteiner was born on 17 Mar 2002 in Hennepin Co., Minnesota.

6-Virginia Elizabeth Bodensteiner was born on 3 Jun 1930. Virginia married James Laverne Schmelzer on 5 Sep 1953 in St. Luke's, son of David Schmelzer and Helen Aubrey. James was born on 21 Jul 1925 in Sumner, died on 3 Apr 2006 in Maple Crest Manor, West Union at age 80, and was buried in Mount Calvary Cemetery. They had four children.

7-Kathryn Marie Schmelzer married David Sowder. David was born of Vadnais Heights, MN.

7-Thresa Anne Schmelzer married Joseph Koch. Joseph was born of Dubuque.

7-Mary Ellen Schmelzer was born on 5 Nov 1965. Mary married Darrel Phelps. They divorced in 2008.

7-James Edward Schmelzer was born on 14 Jul 1969. James married Anastasia.

6-Florine Veronica Bodensteiner was born on 2 Nov 1931. Florine married Melvin John Kuennen on 12 Jun 1954 in St. Luke's Catholic Church, son of Victor John Kuennen and Ann Elizabeth Foreman. Melvin was born on 20 Feb 1933 and died in Apr 1980 in Decorah at age 47. They had a son.

7-Timothy Joseph Kuennen was born on 4 Apr 1958.
Timothy married Connie Annette Askelson on 12 Apr 1986. Connie was born on 18 Oct 1961. They had two children.

8-Alexis Annette Kuennen was born on 5 Dec 1991.

8-Nolan Joseph Kuennen was born on 8 Nov 1994.

6-Arlene Caroline Bodensteiner was born on 25 Apr 1934. Arlene married Bradley Joseph Brockman, son of William J. Brockman and Ruth C. Schweinfus. Bradley was born on 31 Jan 1930. They had four children.

7-Belle Brockman

7-Barry Joseph Brockman was born on 20 Jun 1957.

7-Byron Anthony Brockman was born on 13 Jun 1958.

7-Brenda A. Brockman was born on 12 Nov 1963.

6-Clement H. Bodensteiner was born on 20 Nov 1936. The mother is a possible match. Not verified. Clement married Leona A. Kuennen, daughter of Nicholas H. Kuennen and Frances A. Schaufenbuel. Leona was born on 17 Feb 1936. They had two children.

7-Steven Clark Bodensteiner was born on 29 Oct 1967. Steven married Keri Sue Williams. Keri was born on 11 Dec 1963.

7-Lynn Ann Bodensteiner was born on 13 Feb 1969.

6-Dr. John B. Bodensteiner was born in 1944.
John married Donna.

6-James E. Bodensteiner was born in 1946. James married Roberta A. Ladd on 22 Dec 1974 in Nazareth Lutheran Church, Cedar Falls, daughter of Warren Virgil Ladd and Irene Rosalie Petersen. She was born in 1947. They had two children.

7-Jeffrey L. Bodensteiner was born in Apr 1977.

7-Jason E. Bodensteiner was born in 1978.

6-Ivan E. Bodensteiner was born in 1949. Ivan married Patricia. They had two children.

7-Julie A. Bodensteiner was born in 1968.

7-Jill Renne Bodensteiner was born in 1970.

5-Veronica Lusson was born in 1912 in St. Lucas. Veronica married William H. (Will) Kuennen, son of Nicholas Kuennen and Mary Reicks. William was born on 29 Aug 1907 and died on 6 Aug 1991 in Iowa at age 83. They had six children.

6-Ronald William Kuennen was born on 13 Jun 1938. Ronald married Kathryn P. Mallinger. Kathryn was born on 23 Oct 1940. They had six children.

7-Carolyn M. Kuennen

7-David Raymond Kuennen was born on 26 Apr 1963. David married Jacqueline Lee Knutson, daughter of Terry Knutson and Barbara LaJambe. They had a son.

8-Brian Patrick Kuennen was born on 18 Dec 1988 in Hennepin Co., Minnesota.

7-John Ronald Kuennen was born in 1963.

7-Patrick William Kuennen was born on 9 Jul 1965. Patrick married Kristin Cheryl Switzer in 1992 in Minnesota. Kristin was born on 1 Jan 1966. They had two children.

8-Emily Ann Kuennen was born on 28 Oct 1995.

8-Samuel William Kuennen was born on 15 Apr 1998 in Douglas Co., Minnesota.

7-Mary Kuennen

7-Veronica Kuennen was born in 1968.

6-Helen Elizabeth Kuennen was born on 28 May 1940. Helen married Daniel Maurice Cahalan. Daniel was born in Jul 1935. They had four children.

7-Denise Cahalan

7-Donald Cahalan was born in Jun 1965.

7-Patrick A. Cahalan was born in Aug 1969. Patrick married Julie. Julie was born in Oct 1970.

7-Michael Cahalan

6-Jerome Edward Kuennen was born in May 1942. Jerome married Andrea Lyn Cepress on 18 May 1974 in Ramsey Co., Minnesota. Andrea was born in 1947. They had three children.

7-Matthew John Kuennen was born on 18 Jan 1977 in Winona Co., Minnesota.

7-Nathan Michael Kuennen was born on 13 Jan 1980 in Winona Co., Minnesota.

7-Emily Lyn Kuennen was born on 29 Nov 1983 in Winona Co., Minnesota.

6-Robert Joseph Kuennen was born on 7 May 1944 in Lives In Cedar Falls. Robert married Alice Mae Busta. Alice was born on 15 Jun 1946. They had four children.

7-Angela Diane Kuennen was born in Oct 1968. Angela married Brian A. Sipos. Brian was born in Sep 1971. They had one son: Mitchell Allan.

8-Mitchell Allan Sipos was born on 14 Dec 2000 in Dakota Co., Minnesota.

7-Jeanne Marie Kuennen was born in 1971.

7-Jean Marie Kuennen was born on 18 Dec 1972.

7-Daniel Mark Kuennen was born on 18 Oct 1979. Daniel married Courtney Renee Goodman on 27 May 2006 in Atlanta.

6-William Kuennen married Linda Bolden. They had two children, Amy and Todd.

6-Vernon John Kuennen was born in 1949. Vernon married Elizabeth (Betsy) Rymars. They had three children.

7-Scott Stanley Kuennen was born on 23 Oct 1970.

7-Kristyn Elizabeth Kuennen

7-Andrew Nicholas Kuennen was born on 30 Oct 1979.

5-Hubert Lusson was born on 22 Nov 1912 in St. Lucas and died in Nov 1981 in Seattle, King Co., Washington at age 69.

5-Katherine Elizabeth Lusson was born on 26 Sep 1914 in St. Lucas, died on 23 Jan 2006 in Lawler at age 91, and was buried in Our Lady of Mount Carmel. Katherine married Conrad John Kuennen on 1 Mar 1938 in St. Lucas, son of John Henry Kuennen and Theresa J. (Tracy) Martin. Conrad was born on 21 Dec 1913 in St. Lucas and died on 20 Dec 1971 in Rochester, Olmsted Co., Minnesota at age 57. They had 11 children.

6-Germanne Elizabeth Kuennen was born on 14 Apr 1939. Germanne married Roger Lambert Langreck on 10 Aug 1959, son of John Herman Langreck and Catherine Anna Schmitt. Roger was born on 15 May 1935 in St. Lucas. They had seven children. They farmed about 2 1/2 miles south of St. Lucas. In 1970, they lost their poultry house due to a high wind storm and tornados.

7-Jeffrey John Langreck was born on 21 Jun 1960 in St. Lucas. Jeffrey married Elizabeth Jo (Betty) Ameling on 21 Jul 1984, daughter of Irvin Aloysius Ameling and Alma Anna Winter. Elizabeth was born on 24 Jul 1964 in St. Lucas. They had two children.

8-Adam Jeffrey Langreck was born on 30 Nov 1984.

8-Kelly Elizabeth Langreck was born on 28 Oct 1986.

7-Shellie Ann Langreck was born on 13 Jun 1961 in St. Lucas. Shellie married Timothy Goldammer on 28 Sep 1991 in St. Luke's.

7-Wanda Kay Langreck was born on 3 May 1963 in St. Lucas. Wanda married Robert Simms on 24 Sep 1988. They had two children: Kaiolu and Joshua.

7-Kerri Joseph Langreck was born on 14 Jun 1964 in St. Lucas. Kerri married Deborah Mary Kriener on 20 Jun 1992, daughter of Peter Kriener Jr. and Diane A. Soukup. Deborah was born on 6 Jun 1970. They had a son, Kyle. They live at Langreck Acres.

7-Timothy Conrad Langreck was born on 20 Jul 1966 in St. Lucas. Timothy married Shannon Wright on 12 Sep 1992. Timothy next married Jennifer Groff on 6 Jun 1998.

7-Catari Ann Langreck was born on 4 Apr 1974 in St. Lucas. Catari married Jamie Leifker on 17 Jun 2000.

7-Jonathon Francis Langreck was born on 4 Oct 1977 in St. Lucas.

6-Geraldine Kuennen was born on 12 Sep 1940. Geraldine married Gerald Timlin. Gerald was born on 27 Nov 1941. They had two children.

7-Kimberly J. Timlin was born on 15 Apr 1965. Kimberly married Patrick Alan Lensing on 20 Oct 1990, son of Gerald Thomas Lensing and Irene Johanna Myers. Patrick was born on 9 Aug 1964. They had four children.

8-Karleen Lensing was born on 6 Jun 1991.

8-Morgan Lensing was born on 23 Mar 1994.

8-Tierney Lensing was born on 30 Jan 1996.

8-Delaney Lensing was born on 6 Jan 1998.

7-Curt Timlin was born on 1 Dec 1966. Curt married Michele Bellmeyer on 5 Sep 1992. Michele was born on 23 Feb 1970. They had a daughter.

8-Mackenzie Timlin was born on 25 Feb 2000.

6-Faith Kuennen was born on 12 Nov 1941.

6-Roger Charles Kuennen was born on 23 May 1943 in Waterloo.

6-Kay Beth Kuennen was born on 11 Dec 1946. Kay married Gary Roberson on 27 Aug 1966. They had three children.

7-Jennifer Roberson married Keith Barrick.

7-Sara Roberson Sara married Lance Van Houten. They had one child; Soren.

7-Nicole Roberson married Craig Prichard. They had one daughter.

8-Sydney Prichard was born on 25 Jan 1999.

6-Stephen Edward Kuennen was born on 7 Jul 1948 in Lawler. Stephen married Roberta Berst on 20 Jan 1958, daughter of Clarence John Berst and Adeline Marie Frana. The marriage ended in divorce on 3 Nov 1972. They had two children.

7-Michael Stephen Kuennen was born on 1 Aug 1968. Michael married Connie Sue Franzen on 13 May 1989, daughter of Duane Leonard Franzen and Diane Clara Winter. Connie was born on 15 Sep 1967. They had two children.

8-Derek Michael Kuennen was born on 22 Nov 1991.

8-Luke Matthew Kuennen was born on 6 Aug 1995.

7-Mark Charles Kuennen was born on 2 Aug 1969. Mark married Tamara Jean Pechota on 1 Dec 1990, daughter of Gerald Francis Pechota and Imogene Hilda (Jeannie) Hackman. Tamara was born on 15 Oct 1969. They had two children: Dillon Matthew and Morgen Leigh Brooks.

Stephen next married Joyce Mary Wickman on 22 Feb 1975, daughter of Gary John Wichman and Sally Marie Andrea. Joyce was born on 10 Nov 1954.

6-Suzanne Kuennen was born in 1949. Suzanne married Neal Stone on 30 Aug 1969. They had four children: Erin, Regan, Jade, and Neal.

6-Pauline Kuennen was born on 21 Oct 1951. Pauline married James Cox on 3 Sep 1971. They had two children: Jessica and Jennison.

6-Thomas R. Kuennen was born on 12 Sep 1953. Thomas married Laurie Helgeson on 3 Jan 1987. They had one daughter.

7-Mindy Kuennen was born on 4 May 1976. Mindy married Kevin Mc Allister on 25 Apr 1998. They had two children: Jacob and Darrien.

6-Jacqueline Kuennen was born on 4 Jan 1955. Jacqueline married Stewart Stone on 23 Aug 1974.

6-Lisa Kuennen was born on 9 Sep 1962. Lisa married Harold Busta on 4 May 1985. They had two children: Lacey and Kirsten.

5-Victoria Lusson was born on 28 Sep 1918 in St. Lucas and died on 14 Oct 1996 in Galesburg, Knox Co., Illinois at age 78. Victoria married Mr. Jones.

5-Eleanor Catherine Lusson was born on 29 Mar 1921 in St. Lucas, died on 3 Sep 2004 in Palmer Lutheran Health Center in West Union at age 83, and was buried in St. Luke's Cemetery. Eleanor married Edward Theodore Franzen on 16 Nov 1948, son of Theodore M. Franzen and Viola Martinek. Edward was born on 31 Dec 1920 in St. Lucas, died on 4 Jul 1998 in Palmer Lutheran Health Center in West Union at age 77, and was buried in St. Luke's Cemetery. They had four children.

6-Barbara Franzen was born on 13 May 1950. Barbara married Larry Edward Duffy. Larry was born on 13 May 1950.

6-Julie Franzen was born on 22 Jun 1952. Julie married James S. May. James was born on 28 Sep 1950.

6-William E. Franzen was born on 20 Jun 1955. William married Juliana.

6-Edward T. (Eddie) Franzen was born on 8 Sep 1958 in St. Lucas.

5-Lorraine F. Lusson was born on 27 Mar 1923 in St. Lucas and died in Oct 1994 in West Union at age 71. Lorraine married Francis Baldwin. Francis was born on 29 Dec 1912 and died in Sep 1985 in Wadena at age 72.

4-Margaret Mary Drilling was born on 30 Mar 1885 in St. Lucas and died on 6 Oct 1973 in Decorah at age 88. Margaret married Joseph Carl Bodensteiner on 25 Sep 1906 in St. Luke's, son of Joseph Bodensteiner and Mary Gehling. Joseph was born on 10 Mar 1885 in St. Lucas and died on 17 Feb 1968 in Decorah at age 82. They had 11 children. In 1917 he owned his own farm in Ossian.

5-Leonard Joseph Bodensteiner was born on 19 Aug 1907 in St. Lucas, died on 8 Dec 1999 in Redwood Falls, Minnesota at age 92, and was buried in Decorah. Leonard married Helen Elizabeth Adams on 22 Jul 1939 in St. Benedict's Parsonage by Rev. Bohner, daughter of Burton H. Adams. Helen was born on 24 Dec 1907 in Decorah and died on 26 Mar 1999 in Decorah at age 91. They had two children. She was head of the speech department at Decorah High School. He was a member of the Iowa State College Meats judging team.

6-Dr. Joseph Bodensteiner was born on 21 Apr 1942. Joseph married Emily B. Homstad.

6-John Burton Bodensteiner was born on 27 Sep 1944. John married Donna Louise Berge. They had one daughter: Beth Adria.

5-Marcellus John Bodensteiner was born on 8 Jan 1909 in St. Lucas, died on 21 Aug 2007 in San Juan Capistrano, California at age 98, and was buried in Mount Carmel Cemetery, Cedar Rapids. Marcellus married Anne M. Fanning on 5 May 1937. Anne was born on 29 May 1910 in Offaly County, Ireland, died on 31 Dec 1997 in San Juan Capistrano, California at age 87, and was buried in Mount Carmel Cemetery, Cedar Rapids. They had three children.

6-Hugh E. Bodensteiner was born on 8 Jun 1944. Hugh married Karen. Hugh next married Donna Baum, daughter of Leo Baum. They had one son: Eric Hugh.

7-Eric Hugh Bodensteiner was born on 15 May 1972, died on 16 May 1999 in Mercy Medical Center, Cedar Rapids at age 27, and was buried in St. Joseph's Cemetery, Prairieburg. Services from St. Joseph's Catholic Church, Prairieburg. Burial: St. Joseph's Cemetery, Prairieburg. They had a son. Eric married Jessica Padgett.

6-Michael D. Bodensteiner was born on 14 Jan 1950. Michael married Teresa Clare. Teresa was born on 16 Mar 1950. They had one daughter: Sarah R.

6-Mary Theresa Bodensteiner was born in 1952. Mary married Daryl Gene Shy. Daryl was born on 4 Feb 1950.

5-Agnes Margaret Bodensteiner was born on 28 Jun 1910 in St. Lucas, died on 18 May 2005 in Manchester, Delaware Co., Iowa at age 94, and was buried in St. Joseph's Cemetery, Earlville. Agnes married Victor William Winter on 28 Jun 1933 in Ossian, son of John Winter and Anna Schlichte. Victor was born on 10 Jul 1903 in St. Lucas, died on 17 Sep 1988 in Earlville at age 85, and was buried in St. Joseph's Cemetery, Earlville.

5-Hugo Henry Bodensteiner was born on 3 Feb 1912 in St. Lucas, died on 29 Dec 2002 in Palmer Lutheran Health Center in West Union at age 90, and was buried in Clermont, Fayette Co., Iowa. Hugo

Hugo married Ruth Elizabeth Sherwood on 3 Apr 1937 in San Diego. Ruth was born on 16 Jan 1914 in California and died on 1 Jun 1996 in Clermont, Fayette Co., Iowa at age 82. They had 11 children. Hugo served in the United States Navy from 1933 to 1937 and was stationed in San Diego.

6-Robert Ted Bodensteiner was born on 14 Mar 1933. Robert married Amalia F. Amalia was born on 9 Apr 1937. They had five children.

7-Theodore G. Bodensteiner was born on 13 Mar 1962.

7-Michael Timothy Bodensteiner was born on 6 Jan 1964.

7-David Neil Bodensteiner was born on 28 Oct 1966.

7-Joseph M. Bodensteiner was born in 1969.

7-Susan F. Bodensteiner was born on 11 Feb 1971.

6-Kenneth H. Bodensteiner was born on 1 Sep 1939. Kenneth married Sharon L. Sharon was born on 15 Jul 1941.

6-Anita L. Bodensteiner was born on 4 Jan 1940. Anita married John C. Gogerty. John was born on 16 Jan 1940. They had two children.

7-Aaron S. Gogerty was born on 10 Apr 1971.

7-Douglas E. Gogerty was born on 27 Sep 1965.

6-Jeanne M. Bodensteiner was born on 26 Mar 1944. Jeanne married Michael D. Noonan.

6-Marilyn Bodensteiner was born in 1945. Marilyn married Stephen L. (Steve) Graber.

6-Donald Elmer Bodensteiner was born on 18 Feb 1945. Donald married Anne A. They had two children.

7-Emily Suzanne Bodensteiner was born on 15 Jun 1975.

7-James M. Bodensteiner was born on 3 Dec 1977.

6-Edward Leo Bodensteiner was born on 21 Sep 1947. Edward married Francisca.

6-David L. Bodensteiner was born on 6 Oct 1948. David married Carol Ann. Carol was born on 11 Oct 1948.

6-Rosemary Bodensteiner was born on 9 Feb 1952.

6-Allen Mark Bodensteiner was born on 30 Apr 1954. Allen married Glenda Kay. Glenda was born on 19 Dec 1957.

6-Anthony Bodensteiner was born in 1960. Anthony married Heidi.

5-Evelyn Theresa Bodensteiner was born on 8 Aug 1913 in St. Lucas. Evelyn married Elmer Philip Hawkins on 22 Aug 1933 in St. Francis Catholic Church, son of Clarence Hawkins. Elmer was born on 16 Jun 1908 in Ossian and died on 23 Jul 1973 in Ossian at age 65. They had one son: James A.

5-Christopher Walter Bodensteiner was born on 7 May 1915 in Ossian and died on 3 Aug 1997 in Riceville, Howard Co., Iowa at age 82. Christopher married Betty Elizabeth Petefish in Sep 1941 in Des Moines. Betty was born on 12 Nov 1918 in Ankeny, Iowa. They had three children.

6-Chris Steven Bodensteiner was born in 1947. Chris married Michelle Louise Stringfellow on 31 May 1967 in Riceville. Michelle was born on 25 Mar 1948. They had two children.

7-Kym Michelle Bodensteiner was born on 8 Apr 1969.

7-Carry Lynn Bodensteiner was born on 17 Apr 1971.

6-James Allen Bodensteiner was born in 1955.

6-Paul J. Bodensteiner was born in 1959.

5-Lucille Clara Bodensteiner was born on 8 Jan 1917 in Bloomfield, Winneshiek Co., Iowa. Lucille married Samuel Joseph Fanning on 6 Sep 1941 in Ossian. Samuel was born on 9 Mar 1912 in Barnogrotty County, Offaly, Ireland and died on 3 Jun 1988 in Floral Park, Nassau Co., New York at age 76. They had six children.

6-Mary Margaret Fanning was born on 11 Jun 1945 in Alameda Co., California.

6-Patrick Brendan Fanning was born on 19 Apr 1947 in Alameda Co., California.

6-Kathleen Marie Fanning was born on 26 Nov 1949 in Alameda Co., California.

6-Deirdre Fanning was born in 1952.

6-Martha M. Fanning was born in 1954.

6-Adrian J. Fanning was born on 27 Jul 1956. Adrian married Susan Garbarini. Susan was born on 15 Jul 1958.

5-Leo William Bodensteiner was born on 12 Jul 1918 in Ossian, died on 1 Jul 2005 in Iowa Falls at age 86, and was buried in St. Mark's Cemetery, Iowa Falls. Leo married Nadine F. Shaver on 20 Aug 1942 in San Diego, daughter of Robert Shaver and Emma Rouse. Nadine was born on 27 Apr 1922 in Newton, Missouri, died on 25 Feb 2007 at age 84, and was buried in St. Mark's Cemetery, Iowa Falls. They had 14 children. Leo William Bodensteiner was born July 12, 1918, at Ossain, Iowa, the son of Joseph C. and Margaret [Drilling] Bodensteiner.

6-Nancy Bodensteiner married John Hurt.

6-Dianne R. Bodensteiner married Mark A. Miller.

6-Jane N. Bodensteiner was born on 1 Oct 1947.

6-Angela Bodensteiner was born on 21 Jun 1949. Angela married Charles (Joe) Flickinger. Charles was born on 11 Mar 1948.

6-Marie Bodensteiner was born on 20 Sep 1950.

6-Susan M. Bodensteiner was born on 1 May 1952. Susan married Steven C. Crawford. Steven was born on 29 Apr 1952.

6-Daniel L. Bodensteiner was born on 25 Apr 1953. Daniel married Chong S. Chong was born on 20 Dec 1954. They had one son: Jeremiah Daniel.

7-Jeremiah Daniel Bodensteiner was born in Jun 1977.

6-Debra J. Bodensteiner was born on 13 Jun 1957. Debra married Kyle G. Wittrup. Kyle was born in 1956 in Ankeny, Iowa. They had a son.

7-Jayson K. Wittrup was born on 1 Oct 1977.

6-Peter J. Bodensteiner was born on 13 Aug 1959. Peter married Kristen L. Kristen was born on 9 Feb 1962.

6-Elizabeth Bodensteiner was born on 1 Jul 1960. Elizabeth married Clyde K. Miller. Clyde was born on 16 Dec 1957.

6-Catherine J. Bodensteiner was born on 3 Aug 1962. Catherine married Mark A. Lloyd. Mark was born on 3 Nov 1954.

6-William M. Bodensteiner was born on 8 Sep 1963. William married Sherri.

6-Sarah Bodensteiner was born on 3 Jun 1965.

6-Steven Bodensteiner was born on 1 Oct 1967. Steven married Dianna.

5-Rev. Peter Clifford Bodensteiner was born on 15 Jan 1920 in Ossian.

5-Olivia Theresa Bodensteiner was born on 16 Aug 1921 in Ossian. Olivia married Ambrose Ward on 11 Sep 1945 in Ossian. Ambrose was born on 28 Mar 1916 in Winthrop, Iowa. They had two children.

6-David W. Ward was born in 1953.

6-Ronald Lowell Ward was born on 17 May 1963. Ronald married Cindy Jean. Cindy was born in 1961.

5-Cletus Harold Benjamin Bodensteiner was born on 5 Oct 1923 in Ossian. Cletus married Mae Veradean Shaver on 28 Oct 1944 in Des Moines. Mae was born on 2 Mar 1926 in Newton, Missouri.

4-Katherine Drilling was born on 9 Feb 1887 in St. Lucas and died on 7 Feb 1961 in Moore, Fergus Co., Montana at age 73. Katherine married George H. Wichman on 21 Jan 1907 in Waucoma, son of Joan Casper Wichmann and Elizabeth A. Nolte. George was born on 10 Oct 1885 in Waucoma and died on 19 Mar 1953 in Lewistown, Fergus Co., Montana at age 67. They had nine children. They moved to Montana around 1918. Their neighbors were Charlie and Mary Kolar and their children. He was a banker at the American Bank and Trust Co. at Billings in 1919. They celebrated their Silver Wedding Anniversary in Jan. of 1932.

5-Clara E. Wichman was born on 27 Dec 1907 in Waucoma and died on 19 Aug 1961 at age 53. Clara married James Kolar in Apr 1932 in St. Mathias by Rev. John Finucane. James was born in 1909 in Nebraska and died before 1960. They had seven children. He is not in the Montana death index.

6-James J. Kolar was born on 7 May 1933. James married Donna M. Donna was born on 17 Mar 1935.

6-Theresa Kolar was born on 7 Mar 1943 in Moses Lake, Grant Co., Washington.

6-Charles Kolar was born in 1946.

6-Michael C. Kolar was born on 5 Feb 1948 and died on 20 Apr 1995 in Festina at age 47. Michael married Geraldine A. Dooley. Geraldine was born on 15 Dec 1941.

5-Walter Casper Wichman was born on 27 Jan 1910 in Waucoma and died on 2 Mar 1967 in Moore at age 57. He married Jennie Mary Barta on 24 Nov 1932 in Lewistown, daughter of Anton Barta and Jennie Simacek. She was born on 21 Aug 1913 in Danvers, died on 11 Dec 1997 in Moore, Fergus Co., Montana at age 84, and was buried in Moore Cemetery. They had six children.

6-Roberta (Bert) Wichman married Franklin Gremaux. Franklin was born on 15 Feb 1946 in Lewiston. They had one son.

7-Randy J. Gremaux was born on 13 Mar 1972. Randy married Cindy R. Barrick.

6-Lorraine K. Wichman was born in 1929. Lorraine married Earl L. Berg. They had two children: Jerry and Raymond, both died young.

6-Eugene R. (Gene) Wichman was born on 1 Sep 1940. Eugene married Evelyn. They lived in Hilger in 1997.

6-Robert Wichman was born on 25 Dec 1937 and died on 6 Jun 1940 at age 2.

6-Edward A. Wichman was born on 15 Oct 1942 in Moore. Edward married Janelle D. Janelle was born on 1 Sep 1941. They had one son: Eric W.. on Dec. 29 , 1966, Mrs. Edward Wichman, 22, became the mother of a second set of twins - a boy and girl named Rodney and Renee. The Wichmans' first set, Kevin and Kathy, are only 18 months old.

6-Dennis A. Wichman was born on 15 Jun 1952. Dennis married Valerie J. Valerie was born on 15 Jun 1960.

5-Emma E. Wichman was born on 11 Jul 1912 in Waucoma, died on 23 Mar 1914 in Waucoma at age 1, and was buried in St. Mary's Cemetery, Waucoma.

5-Raymond J. Wichman was born on 22 Jan 1915 in Waucoma, Fayette Co., Iowa and died on 6 Mar 1973 in Lewiston, Cascade Co., Montana at age 58. Raymond married Regina A. Kostohris. Regina died in Jun 2006 in Great Falls, Cascade Co., Montana. They had seven children.

6-Kenneth Ray Wichman married Barbara Ann Berger on 26 Aug 1972 in St. Joseph's, daughter of Francis Berger. Barbara was born in Apr 1947. They had two children. He was employed by the Farmer's Co-Op in Moore.

7-Kacey J. Wichman was born in 1973 in Montana.

7-Kimberly Marie Wichman was born in 1977 in Montana.

6-Joan Wichman was born on 19 Jan 1938. Joan married William H. Flesch.

6-Betty A. Wichman was born on 1 Sep 1941. Betty married Mr. Dexter.

6-Donna K. Wichman was born on 1 Sep 1945. Donna married Mr. Nessan.

6-Jeanette Wichman was born on 1 Sep 1945. Jeanette married Mr. Tilzey.

6-Teresa Ruth Wichman was born on 3 Mar 1946. She was a home economics teacher at Helena Junior High School. He was a State Dept. of Health in the Eniromental Sciences Division. Teresa married Thomas R. Stokes on 4 Mar 1972 in St. Mary's Catholic Church.

6-Ronald John Wichman was born on 29 Jul 1949 in Lewistown, Fergus Co., Montana and died on 7 Nov 1978 in Utica, Montana at age 29. Ronald married Patricia Rhone. They had one son: Bradley.

5-Robert Joseph (Joe) Wichman was born on 12 Apr 1916 in Waucoma and died on 26 Mar 1994 in Moore, Fergus Co., Montana at age 77. Robert married Evelyn Howard. They had 15 children.

6-Joseph Marion Wichman Sr. was born in 1939 in Montana. Joseph married Rita Paulette Amestoy on 1 Dec 1961, daughter of Paul Amestoy and Corrine. Rita was born in 1942. They had two children. After their marriage they lived in Miles City.

7-Laurie Jean Wichman was born on 6 Apr 1971.

7-Joseph Wichman Jr. was born in lived in Worland, WY in 1973.

6-Jacquelyn Wichman married Ronald J. Alles on 6 Aug 1960 in Moore, Fergus Co., Montana. Ronald was born in 1939.

6-Marilyn Catherine Wichman

6-Margaret Ellen Wichman was born in 1942. She was still single in 1962. Margaret married Dewey John Straight in Sep 1964. Dewey was born in 1938. They had two children. He served three years in the U.S. Army.

7-Jeffrey R. Straight was born in 1967.

7-Jill N. Straight was born in 1969.

6-Donald Edward Wichman was born in 1945 and died on 8 Aug 1945.

6-Francis Alan Wichman was born in 1946 and died on 11 Sep 1946.

6-Gary George Wichman was born in 1948 in Montana. Gary married Colleen Schweigert in Sep 1972 in Billings. Colleen was born in 1950. They had two children. He served on the Billings Police force.

7-Shawn A. Wichman was born in 1973 in Montana.

7-Male Wichman was born in Sep 1973.

6-Keith Charles Wichman was born on 1 Sep 1952. Keith married Rana Janine Hilger on 14 Jun 1975 in Lewiston, Cascade Co., Montana. Rana was born on 1 Sep 1954. They had two children.

7-Kevin P. Wichman was born on 1 Sep 1974.

7-Tammy J. Wichman was born on 1 Sep 1975.

6-Nancy Carol Wichman married Ted Gary Taylor on 9 Sep 1972 in St. Mathias Catholic Church, Moore. Ted was born in 1950. They had two children. She attended Montana State University and he served in the Army.

7-Jory B. Taylor was born in 1974 in Montana.

7-Kelly Marie Taylor was born in 1976 in Montana.

6-Herbert James Wichman married Jodi L.

6-David Michael Wichman is a Superintendent at the Central Ag Research Center in Bozeman.

6-Sally Jeanne Wichman

6-Vicky Ann Wichman In 1966 she was the girl's State Delegate from Moore High School.

6-Terrance Paul Wichman was born in Moore, Montana.

6-Nina Mary Wichman

5-Mildred Mary Wichman was born on 16 Jan 1918 in Fergus Co., Montana and died on 20 Aug 2001 in Helena at age 83. Mildred married James E. Miksch. James was born on 25 Apr 1919 and died on 10 Jan 1992 in Helena, Lewis & Clark Co., Montana at age 72. They had one son: James E.

6-James E. Miksch Jr. was born on 1 Jun 1945. James married Lorelei W. They had two children.

7-James E. Miksch was born on 1 Sep 1972 in Helena.

7-Mildred M. Miksch was born on 1 Sep 1973.

5-Arthur Charles Wichman was born on 27 Oct 1920 in Moore, Fergus Co., Montana, died on 15 Mar 2000 in Moore at age 79, and was buried in Moore Cemetery. Arthur married Kathleen M. Welsh on 27 Oct 1949 in Lewiston, Cascade Co., Montana. Kathleen was born in 1924. They had 11 children. He worked in a Tacoma shipyard from 1941 until 1943. He served with the U.S. Army from 1943 until 1945 in anti-aircraft artillery ordinance maintenance with the 368th Unit.

6-Philip A. Wichman was born after 1961.

6-Eileen M. Wichman was born on 17 Aug 1950. Eileen married David E. Childers. David was born in 1948. They had five children.

7-Aaron D. Childers was born in 1971 in Montana.

7-Kara M. Childers was born in 1972.

7-Brock David Childers was born in 1973.

7-Lyle D. Childers was born in 1978.

7-Kristin M. Childers was born in 1980.

6-Allen C. Wichman was born on 29 Aug 1951. Allen married Jacquie Lynn Rife in Aug 1976 in First United Presbyterian Church. He graduated from Montana State University and was a rancher in Lewistown.

6-Loren Wichman was born about 1953.

6-Curtis Wichman was born on 1 Dec 1955. Curtis married Robin A. They had two children, Christopher R. and Kelsey.

6-Roger Wichman was born on 26 Jul 1957.

6-Lois Wichman was born on 1 Sep 1957. Lois married Bing Von Bergen.

6-Carl John Wichman was born on 1 Jan 1959. Carl married Diana L.

6-Dora J. Wichman was born on 1 Sep 1959. Dora married Douglas H. Corry. Douglas was born in 1953.

6-Kay Wichman was born on 15 May 1961. Kay married Mark Alan Witham.

6-George Gregory Wichman was born in Sep 1962 in Lewiston and died as an infant.

5-Marcella C. Wichman was born on 12 Oct 1922 in Moore, Montana and died on 17 Jun 1923 in Moore, Montana.

5-James Lavern Wichman was born in 1925 in Montana.

4-Clara Drilling was born on 17 Feb 1889 in St. Lucas and died in May 1981 in Miami at age 92. Clara married Henry Joseph Winter on 9 Feb 1889 in St. Lucas, son of Frank Winter and Paulina Leibold. Henry was born on 12 Mar 1883 in St. Lucas and died on 13 Sep 1969 in Miami, Dade Co., Florida at age 86. They had six children. He registered for the draft stating he was employed by Harry Sommers in New Ulm, Brown Co., Minnesota as a laborer. His nearest relative was Mrs. Clara Winters, wife.

5-Arthur H. Winter was born on 29 Nov 1909 in Waucoma and died on 12 Jun 1993 in Port Charlotte, Florida at age 83. Arthur married Lele Reatling. They had one daughter.

6-Virginia Winter was born in 1943. Virginia married Leon Shen Yuin-Liang. Leon was born in 1946.

5-Jerome J. Winter was born on 9 Aug 1911 in Waucoma and died on 2 Jan 1992 at age 80. Jerome married Emma Shaffer. They had five children.

6-Gerriane Winter married Jeff Haines. They had three children: Thomas, Chloe Lynn, and Jeff.

6-Howard Winter married Roberta Morden.

6-Dennis Winter married Susan Gerathy. They had two children, James and Annette.

6-John Winter was born on 17 Jan 1939 and died on 2 Nov 1989 in Crivitz, Marinette Co., Wisconsin at age 50. John married Joan Kearney. They had two children, Daniel and Michael.

6-Marlene Winter was born in 1942. Marlene married Robert Urch. Robert was born in 1934. They had two children.

7-Christina Urch was born in 1984 in Wisconsin.

7-Teresa (Tess) Urch

5-Howard J. Winter was born on 6 Nov 1912 in Waucoma and died on 26 May 1944 at age 31.

5-Florabell M. Winter was born in 1915 in Waucoma. Florabell married Virgil Pizer.

5-Paulina Marie Winter was born in 1919 in Waucoma. Paulina married Victor Charles Andres. Victor was born on 3 Oct 1905 in Rudolph, Wisconsin and died on 7 Jun 1969 in St. Paul at age 63. They had four children.

6-Joan Helen Andres was born on 19 Jul 1935.

6-John Charles Andres was born on 26 Mar 1939. John married Diane Marie Blackwood. They had three children.

7-John Charles Andres Jr. was born on 8 Feb 1970.

7-Michael David Andres was born on 24 Mar 1971.

7-Michelle Marie Andres was born on 16 Sep 1973.

6-Denise Therese Andres was born on 28 Feb 1954.

6-Mary Jean Andres was born on 21 Feb 1956.

5-Clara Winter was born on 12 Jul 1925. Clara married Arthur P. Kuranz, son of Arthur P. Kuranz and Miriam Hughes. Arthur was born on 21 Nov 1924 and died on 26 Feb 2000 in Port Charlotte, Florida at age 75. They had eight children.

6-Patrick Kuranz died before 2000.

6-Philip H. Kuranz was born in 1950. Philip married Elizabeth S. Elizabeth was born in 1950. They had two children.

7-Quinn Evans Kuranz was born in 1979.

7-Cody Winter Kuranz was born in 1981.

6-Mark H. Kuranz was born in 1953. Mark married Cheryl A. Wiese on 2 Sep 1978 in Waukesha Co., Wisconsin. Cheryl was born in 1953. They had three children.

He is an experienced educator and professional school counselor, serving as a teacher of exceptional education students in high school for 13 years and a high school counselor and the lead counselor for the Racine Unified School District for the past 17 years. He is an adjunct professor in the school counseling program at Marquette University. Mark has also served the counseling profession in state and national leadership positions. He has had several positions with the Wisconsin School Counselor Association (WSCA) and the American School Counselor Association (ASCA), serving as president in 2000-2001. He was the 2004 recipient of the ASCA Mary E. Gehrke Life Time Achievement award. Mark has been described as a quiet leader who knows volumes about getting groups to move forward toward a shared vision while maintaining composure and honoring everyone involved. Mark is an experienced workshop presenter and has presented numerous workshops and programs on transforming school counseling, student assistance programming, public policy, parenting, peer teaching, counseling boys, and AODA issues. Mark and his wife have been married for 27 years and are the parents of three children.

7-Cassie A. Kuranz

7-Seth P. Kuranz

7-Abby Kuranz

6-Michael Winter Kuranz was born in 1956.

6-Kim Clare Kuranz was born in 1957. Kim married Brenton Edward Gallina on 28 Sep 1985 in Milwaukee. Brenton was born in 1958.

6-Christopher John Kuranz was born on 10 Feb 1964.

6-Karen Kuranz was born in 1968. Karen married James R. Donohoo Atty. James was born in 1968. They had three children: Matthew J., Molly M., and Andrew W.

6-Steven Drilling Kuranz was born in 1968. Steven married Dr. Sarah Jane Brocrick on 11 Sep 1993 in Milwaukee.

3-Maria Elisabeth Bruess was born on 5 Jun 1853 and was christened in St. Hubertus.

3-Bernard Franz Bruess was born on 13 Jan 1856 and was christened in St. Hubertus, Heddinghausen, Nordrhein-Westfalen.

3-Marichen Bruess was christened on 7 Nov 1858 in St. Hubertus, Heddinghausen, Nordrhein-Westfalen.

3-Christian Bruess was christened on 14 Jul 1861 in St. Hubertus, Heddinghausen, Nordrhein-Westfalen, died in 1918 in St. Lucas at age 57, and was buried in St. Luke's Cemetery. Christian married Franziska Schaufenbuel in 1892 in St. Luke's Catholic Church, daughter of Sigmund (Sig) Schaufenbuel and Magdalyn Stathel. Franziska was born in 1867 in St. Lucas, died in 1914 in St. Lucas at age 47, and was buried in St. Luke's Cemetery. They had eight children.

4-Joseph Sigmund Bruess was born on 15 Nov 1894 in St. Lucas, died in Sep 1973 in Woodlawn Convelescent Home, Waterloo at age 78, and was buried in St. Mary's Cemetery, Waucoma. He registered for the draft stating he was employed by Christian Bruess on his farm in Auburn. Joseph married Ludmilla Paulina Winter, daughter of John Winter and Anna Schlichte. Ludmilla was born on 12 Apr 1895 in St. Lucas and died on 22 Apr 1951 at age 56. They had two children. Bruess was a farmer and a carpenter. He always lived in Waucoma and the area.

5-Elenora Ann Bruess was born on 25 Dec 1922 and died on 10 Nov 2004 in Lawler at age 81. Elenora married Joseph E. Ball. Joseph was born on 3 Apr 1915 and died on 6 Dec 1988 in Lawler at age 73.

5-Lee J. Bruess was born on 17 Jan 1926, died on 13 Jan 1999 in Olmsted Co., Minnesota at age 72, and was buried in Lawler. In 1955 he was employed as a buttermaker in Lawler.

4-Theresa M. Bruess was born on 6 Jan 1895 in St. Lucas and died on 13 Sep 1922 in St. Lucas at age 27. Theresa married Louis Mihm on 15 Jun 1916, son of George J. Mihm and Margaretha Bodensteiner. Louis was born on 17 Dec 1892 in St. Lucas and died in May 1984 in St. Lucas at age 91. They had five children. Living with them in 1920 in St. Lucas was his Uncle John J . Mihm, age 65. In 1925, his parents, George and Maggie, lived with them along with their cousin, Katie Kappes.

5-Marcella F. Mihm was born on 20 Apr 1917 in St. Lucas. Marcella married Jacob (James) Schmitt Jr. on 9 Nov 1937, son of Jacob Schmitt Sr. and Anna Meyer. Jacob was born on 18 Apr 1914 in St. Lucas and died on 5 Jan 1979 in Waucoma at age 64. They had three children.

6-Eugene Joseph Schmitt was born on 15 Mar 1941 in Waucoma. Eugene married Karen Ann Einck, daughter of Louis Theodore Einck and Alice Barbara Bodensteiner. Karen was born on 22 Mar 1946. They had one son.

7-Thomas Eugene Schmitt was born on 14 Oct 1967 in Fort Atkinson.

6-Mary E. Schmitt was born in 1947. Mary married Dennis Pahl. They had two children: William and James. Mary next married Joseph T. Speltz. Joseph was born in May 1950.

6-Patricia A. Schmitt was born on 4 Aug 1952. Patricia married Vernon N. Halbur, son of Nicholas Halbur and Theresa Kruse. Vernon was born on 1 May 1948. They had two children.

7-Angela Marie Halbur was born on 5 May 1972.

7-Heather Ann Halbur was born on 6 Aug 1975.

5-Margaret Mihm was born on 18 Jul 1918 in St. Lucas. Margaret married Milton J. Smith on 6 Jun 1938, son of Peter John Smith and Margaret Heinen. Milton was born on 14 Mar 1915 in St. Lucas and died on 30 Oct 1994 at age 79. They had two children.

6-Norma Jean Smith was born on 16 Oct 1939. Norma married Joseph Edward Bouska on 21 May 1960, son of Julius Michael Bouska and Mayme Schlichte. Joseph was born on 23 Jan 1936. They had three children: Jacqueline Sue, Randy Joe, and Steven Jon.

6-Jerome Irvin Smith was born on 3 Jul 1941. Jerome married Renea Anna Henrich on 2 Aug 1967. Renea was born on 3 Oct 1944. They had three children.

7-Jennifer Sue Smith was born on 1 Nov 1968.

7-Susan Veronica Smith was born on 30 Jul 1970.

7-Allison Marie Smith was born on 11 Apr 1979.

5-Cletus John Mihm was born on 29 Feb 1920 in St. Lucas. Cletus married Viola Margaret Ameling on 8 May 1945, daughter of John Ameling and Mathilda Kruse. Viola was born on 10 Jul 1925 in St. Lucas, died on 25 May 1999 in St. Lucas of cancer at age 73, and was buried in St. Luke's Cemetery. They had seven children. They owned a 40 acre farm in St. Lucas.

6-Dr. Harold Louis Mihm was born on 25 Apr 1946 in St. Lucas. Harold married Georgia G. Benda on 28 Aug 1970. Georgia was born on 1 Jan 1949. They had three children.

7-Matthew Mihm was born on 2 Jun 1971. Matthew married Jenna Courtney Nicklas.

7-Martha Louise Mihm was born on 26 Aug 1972. Martha married Christopher D. Barnard.

7-Mary Joanna Mihm was born on 15 Mar 1979.

6-Marilyn Marcella Mihm was born on 24 May 1947 in St. Lucas. Marilyn married Robert Coakley. Robert was born on 8 Sep 1950. They had three children.

7-Michelle Coakley was born on 7 May 1975.

7-William Coakley was born on 7 Jan 1977.

7-Cindy Coakley was born on 9 Aug 1981.

6-Ronald J. Mihm was born on 24 Aug 1949 in St. Lucas. Ronald married Jacque Schultz on 27 Jun 1970. They had one son: Marcus Wade.

7-Marcus Wade Mihm was born on 27 Dec 1970. Marcus married Sharon Lynn Irber. The marriage ended in divorce. They had one son: Jaymen Marcus.

8-Jaymen Marcus Mihm was born on 13 Apr 1995. Marcus next married Kristine A. Hagen.

6-Gerald L. Mihm was born on 1 Oct 1952 in St. Lucas. Gerald married Ann Eichenberger on 27 Jun 1975. Ann was born on 12 Sep 1957 in St. Luke's. They had two children. His wife was also found as Melissa A. Mihm, b. 1 Oct 1952.

7-Melissa A. Mihm was born on 5 Dec 1978.

7-Jeremy Paul Mihm was born on 6 Jan 1982.

6-Marvin Clarence Mihm was born on 18 May 1955 in St. Lucas. Marvin married Mary Wiest on 15 Oct 1983. Mary was born on 4 May 1955 in Fort Atkinson. They had two children.

7-Marissa Mihm was born on 23 Dec 1984.

7-Marshall Mihm was born on 30 Aug 1986.

6-Randolph (Randy) Mihm was born on 8 Jul 1957 in St. Lucas. Randolph married Bonnie Woodhouse on 29 Oct 1983. Bonnie was born on 30 May 1956 in Muscatine. They had three children.

7-Bradley Mihm was born on 8 Apr 1988.

7-Elizabeth Mihm was born on 1 Jan 1990.

7-Benjamin Mihm was born on 12 Feb 1991.

6-Margaret Ann (Peggy) Mihm was born on 29 Apr 1962 in St. Lucas. Margaret married Robert Schneden on 15 Oct 1988. Robert was born on 17 Oct 1960. They had two children.

7-Blake Schneden was born on 7 Sep 1991.

7-Hailey Schneden was born on 21 Nov 1994.

5-Dorothy T. Mihm was born in 1921 in St. Lucas. Dorothy married Joseph A. (Joe) Kuennen, son of Nicholas Kuennen and Mary Reicks. Joseph was born on 18 Apr 1914 in St. Lucas and died on 30 Oct 1996 in St. Lucas at age 82. They had five children.

6-Gerald Louis Kuennen was born on 21 Nov 1941. Gerald married Barbara Cole on 11 May 1975. The marriage ended in divorce on 13 Oct 1982. Barbara was born on 8 Mar 1945. They had two children.

7-Kimberly Ann Kuennen was born on 14 Nov 1967. Kimberly married Unknown.

7-Scott Louis Kuennen was born on 10 Aug 1969. Scott married Stephanie Diane Borden on 25 May 1991. Stephanie was born in 1969. They had two children.

8-Brittany Dianne Kuennen was born on 5 Apr 1993 in Texas.

8-Darby Nicole Kuennen was born on 21 Dec 1994 in Texas.

Gerald next married Cindy M. Gerald next married Deborah Cooper on 31 Jan 1986 in Texas. Deborah was born on 21 Mar 1951.

6-Duane William Kuennen was born on 25 Oct 1943. Duane married Catherine Ida Huber on 5 Aug 1967 in St. John's Catholic Church, Fort Atkinson, daughter of Arthur Francis Huber and Vivian Moser. Catherine was born on 24 Oct 1944. They had three children.

7-Dr. Michael B. Kuennen was born on 15 Sep 1968. Michael married Karyn A. Dusil on 25 May 1996 in Resurrection Catholic Church in Dubuque, daughter of Richard and Jane Dusil. Karyn was born on 6 Jul 1974.

7-Robert D. (Rob) Kuennen was born on 28 Aug 1970.

7-Christianne Kuennen was born on 5 Nov 1973.

6-Adrian Charles Kuennen was born on 30 Nov 1945. Adrian married Marilyn D. Huinker, daughter of Paul Joseph Huinker and Georgina Mae Sobolik. Marilyn was born on 16 Jan 1949. They had four children.

7-Andrew James Kuennen was born on 25 Jun 1977. Andrew married Melinda Ann Dodd. Melinda was born on 26 Mar 1977. They had one son: Ryan Andrew.

7-Nicholas Paul Kuennen was born on 7 May 1979. Nicholas married Laura Renee Myhre in 2002 in Minnesota.

7-Maria Theresa Kuennen was born in 1984.

7-Dennis Joseph Kuennen was born on 2 Oct 1985.

6-John Roman Kuennen was born on 3 Jan 1950. John married Annette M. Nolte, daughter of Leonard Nolte and Rita C. Elsbernd. They had four children.

7-Deanna Marie Kuennen was born on 12 May 1974.

7-Todd W. Kuennen was born on 27 May 1974.

7-Benjamin F. Kuennen was born on 7 Oct 1976.

7-Jesse John Kuennen was born on 14 Jan 1978. Jesse married Cheryl Lynn Norby in 2002 in Minnesota.

6-Joseph James Kuennen was born on 1 Sep 1959.

5-Linus William Mihm was born on 29 Aug 1922 in St. Lucas, died on 16 Dec 2005 in St. Lucas at age 83, and was buried in St. Luke's Cemetery. Linus married Frieda Clare Bodensteiner on 6 Jun 1969, daughter of Carl John Bodensteiner and Johanna Margaret Rausch. Frieda was born on 15 Mar 1927 in West Union. They had seven children. They farmed in St. Lucas until retiring for health reasons in 1975.

6-Kenneth Louis Mihm was born on 30 Mar 1950.

6-James Carl Mihm was born on 11 May 1951. James married Marilyn Ann Morris on 30 Oct 1976. Marilyn was born on 23 May 1958. They had four children.

7-Leslie Ann Mihm was born on 6 Mar 1978.

7-Danielle Nicole Mihm was born on 13 Aug 1980.

7-Christopher J. Mihm was born on 28 Oct 1982.

7-Jacklyn Leigh Mihm was born on 3 Jun 1985.

6-Joseph Leo Mihm was born on 29 Mar 1954 in West Union, died on 28 Aug 2002 in Gundersen Lutheran Hospital, La Crosse at age 48, and was buried in St. Luke's Cemetery. He enjoyed all sports and participated in softball and bowling. He was a member of St. Lukes Parish and the Catholic Order of Foresters.

6-Jean Mihm was born on 4 Aug 1955. Jean married Leo J. Bakula on 10 Jul 1976. Leo was born on 23 Jun 1955. They had three children.

7-Timothy L. Bakula was born in 1980.

7-Scott William Bakula was born in 1982.

7-Kurt J. Bakula was born about 1986.

6-Cynthia Sue Mihm was born on 14 Dec 1958. Cynthia married Robert Harlin Pietan on 3 Jun 1978. The marriage ended in divorce. Robert was born on 23 Oct 1955. They had one daughter: Tina Kay.

7-Tina Kay Pietan was born on 29 Oct 1978.

Cynthia next married Aaron Souhrada. Aaron was born in Jul 1962. They had one daughter: Tina Kay.

7-Tina Kay Souhrada was born on 29 Oct 1978.

6-Kathleen Ann Mihm was born on 30 Jun 1961. Kathleen married Charles William Resewehr in 1995. The marriage ended in divorce. Charles was born on 3 Oct 1962. They had one daughter: Haley.

6-Robert Kenneth Mihm was born on 4 Apr 1965 in West Union, died on 4 Sep 2007 in His Home Of A Heart Attack at age 42, and was buried in St. Luke's Cemetery.

4-Anna Bruess was born in Apr 1897 in St. Lucas.

4-John Chris Bruess was born on 9 Nov 1899 in St. Lucas and died on 24 Dec 1965 in Waucoma at age 66. He registered for the draft stating he was employed by Mrs. Frances Bruess on her farm in Waucoma. John married Caroline Helen Bodensteiner on 11 Jan 1921 in St. Lucas, daughter of Henry Bodensteiner and Helena Kuennen. Caroline was born on 24 Dec 1901 in St. Luke's, died on 4 Jul 1976 in New Hampton at age 74, and was buried in Waucoma. They had ten children. He was among the first ten men from Winneshiek Co. called in the March 17, 1942 draft.

5-Lucille Frances Bruess was born on 24 Jun 1924 in St. Lucas, died on 30 Oct 1991 at age 67, and was buried in St. Mary's Cemetery, Waucoma. Lucille married Gustave Clem (Gus) Lechtenberg, son of Clemens Henry Lechtenberg and Teresa M. Vollmecke. Gustave was born on 26 Aug 1918 in Festina and died after 1999. They had seven children. In 1957 he was a hired by the Farmers' Creamery Assn. as a milk hauler. Jul 1993........Gus Lechtenberg celebrated his 75th birthday Saturday, July 10, with family and friends at Lake Meyer near Calmar. All of his children were present. Among the family members attending were Ken and Carol Lechtenberg Bismark, N.D.; Lori Lechtenberg, St. Paul, Minn.; Marge, Pete, Tracy and Nichole Meyer; Marv, Steph and Kyra Lechtenberg, Steve and Rod Knoxville, Term.; John, Cathy, Ryan and Ann Lechtenberg, Bettendorf; Greg Lechtenberg and Heather, Minneapolis, Minn,; Jean, Phil, Eric and Sarah Prevo, Bloomfield; Marv, Bea, Abby and Alexa Smith, Fort Atkinson; and Sharon Lechtenberg, Lynn Wood, Wash.

6-Kenneth C. Lechtenberg was born on 15 Sep 1944. Kenneth married Carol Ann Boeding on 9 Nov 1963, daughter of Arnold A. Boeding and Hermina Barbara Rausch. Carol was born on 11 Sep 1945 in New Hampton. They had two children: Lori Ann and Timothy John. In 1993 they lived in Fargo.

7-Lori Ann Lechtenberg was born on 7 Jul 1964. Lori married Brian Albert Shindelar. Brian was born in 1965. They had two children: Katrina Lechtenberg and Karah Joyce.

Lori next married Ralph Bedingfield on 23 Oct 1998 in St. Paul. Ralph was born on 1 Jun 1964 in Cleveland, Tennessee. They had one daughter: Ellie Ann.

8-Ellie Ann Bedingfield was born on 6 Apr 2001 in Florida.

7-Timothy John Lechtenberg was born on 30 May 1969. Timothy married Carol Jo Steffen on 2 Sep 2000 in Fargo. Carol was born on 2 Jun 1972.

6-Sharon K. Lechtenberg was born in Apr 1945. In 1993 she lived in Lynn Wood, Washington. She manages several Pacific Sunwear clothing stores in California.

6-Marvin John Lechtenberg was born on 1 Jan 1946. Marvin married Stephanie M. Haas in Oct 1969 in St. Mary's Catholic Church, Waucoma. Stephanie was born on 25 Mar 1950. They had three children.

7-Adam J. Lechtenberg was born in 1970.

7-Kyra Lechtenberg was born in 1974.

7-Grant Lechtenberg was born on 8 Mar 1978, died on 15 Nov 1992 in Tennesse of menengitis at age 14, and was buried in St. Mary's Cemetery, Waucoma. His tombstone reads, "Thank You Grant For All The Hours Of Joy You Gave Us, Your Unending Smile, Your Hugs, Your Jokes, Your Determination To Succeed In Everything You Did. We Will Miss You and We Will
Always Love You. Love Dad, Mom, Adam & Kyra

6-John Alphonse Lechtenberg was born on 16 Feb 1949. John married Catherine Ann Speltz on 6 Jun 1970 in Our Lady of Mount Carmel, daughter of Norman Speltz. Catherine was born on 13 Apr 1949. They had four children.

7-Ryan J. Lechtenberg was born on 21 Feb 1972.

7-Gregory S. Lechtenberg was born on 14 Sep 1973.

7-Thomas Joseph Lechtenberg was born on 24 Jan 1977.

7-Ann M. Lechtenberg was born on 29 Dec 1981.

6-Marge A. Lechtenberg was born about 1951. Marge married Peter Richard Meyer. Peter was born in 1950. They had three children.

7-Nicole Beth Meyer was born in 1973.

7-Raymond Meyer

7-Tracy Meyer

6-Jean Ann Lechtenberg was born on 24 Jan 1953. Jean married Philip Prevo. They had two children.

7-Eric Prevo

7-Sarah Prevo was born in Nov 1975.

6-Rebecca W. Lechtenberg was born on 30 Dec 1956. Rebecca married Marvin Smith on 20 Aug 1977, son of Alvin Smith and Doris M. Wurzer. Marvin was born on 6 Aug 1956. They had two children.

7-Abby L. Smith was born on 25 Jul 1979.

7-Alexander Smith was born in 1986.

5-Alice Agnes Bruess was born on 6 May 1926 in St. Lucas. Alice married Alphonse B. Bullerman on 20 Jun 1944, son of Henry Bullerman and Catherine Meinert. Alphonse was born on 23 Feb 1920, died on 4 Sep 1999 in Waterloo at age 79, and was buried in Mount Olivet Cemetery. They had seven children.

6-Robert J. Bullerman was born on 24 Jun 1945. Robert married and had 2 children.

7-Daisy L. Bullerman was born on 24 Nov 1981.

7-Ian J. Bullerman was born on 1 Dec 1979.

6-Floyd John Bullerman was born on 4 Jul 1946 in Waterloo. Floyd married Rosemary Denise. Rosemary was born on 1 Nov 1952. They had two children.

7-Andrew David Bullerman was born on 11 Aug 1982.

7-Erin Nicole Bullerman was born on 28 Jun 1985.

6-Sandra K. Bullerman was born on 5 Nov 1947. Sandra married David Lee Neuendorf. David was born on 20 Apr 1949.

6-Ivan Arthur Bullerman was born on 12 Jul 1950. Ivan married Margaret Elizabeth. Margaret was born on 20 Dec 1950. They had one son: Christopher Michael.

7-Christopher Michael Bullerman was born on 22 Sep 1971.

6-Doris Jean Bullerman was born on 1 Oct 1951. Doris married Alan Edward Haugen on 1 Oct 1971 in Waterloo, son of Arlan Edward Haugen and Rosetta Lewine Murphy. Alan was born on 18 Nov 1950 in Waterloo. They had two children.

7-Michelle Lynn Haugen was born on 4 Apr 1972. Michelle married Robert Ray Branneman on 19 Oct 1997. Robert was born on 23 Jun 1968. They had two children.

8-Alexis Diane Branneman was born on 29 May 1998.

8-Madison Rose Branneman was born on 27 Oct 2000.

7-Bradley Alan Haugen was born on 18 Nov 1975. He is the father of Gavin Alan Haugen, born 12 Nov. 1999.

6-Patrick C. Bullerman was born on 17 Mar 1953. Patrick married Gail T. Gail was born on 26 May 1954. They had three children.

7-Sarah Ann Bullerman was born on 16 Nov 1976.

7-Leslie Nicole Bullerman was born on 24 Apr 1978.

7-James Patrick Bullerman was born on 21 Jun 1984.

6-Joyce Wilma Bullerman was born on 17 Jul 1956. Joyce married Gregory William Sadler on 30 Apr 1977 at St. John's Catholic Church. They had two children.

7-Eric Gregory Sadler was born in 1980.

7-Nicol L. Sadler

5-Arthur Henry Bruess was born on 16 Nov 1927 in St. Lucas, died on 26 Jan 1999 in Calmar at age 71, and was buried in Holy Trinity Cemetery. He enlisted on 21 Jan 1946 at Fort Snelling in Minnesota stating he had completed grammar school and was a farmer. He was single without dependents. Arthur married Irene Caroline Huinker, daughter of Leo J. Huinker and Mathilda Ann Einck. Irene was born on 10 Apr 1929 in Fort Atkinson. They had ten children.

6-Donna Mae Bruess was born on 4 Dec 1951. Donna married Douglas Lee Reiseck on 16 Dec 1972. Douglas was born on 12 Apr 1952. They had two children.

7-Jason Michael Reiseck was born on 28 Mar 1973. Jason married Rose. Rose was born on 13 Nov 1970.

7-Michelle Lynn Reiseck was born on 30 Nov 1979. Michelle married Jeremy J. Jones. Jeremy was born in Aug 1974.

6-Diane Caroline Bruess was born on 2 Jun 1953. Diane married David Dean Straw on 20 Apr 1974. David was born on 19 Nov 1952. They had one son: Cory David. The marriage ended in divorce.

7-Cory David Straw was born on 1 Jun 1980.

Diane next married William Edward (Bill) Sullivan. William was born in May 1956.

6-Katherine Ann Bruess was born on 13 Jul 1954. Katherine married Dale J. Ryan. Dale was born on 22 Mar 1944. Katherine next married Quentin Lee Jirak on 19 Sep 1970. Quentin was born on 15 Jul 1952. They had two children. The marriage ended in divorce.

7-Jamie Lee Jirak was born on 2 Jan 1971. Jamie married Paula Joyce Reicks on 31 Aug 1996, daughter of Harry Clem Reicks and Barbara Jean Wurzer. Paula was born on 10 Sep 1970. They had one son.

8-Kameron Lee Jirak was born on 11 Nov 1999.

7-Kurt Francis Jirak was born on 4 Nov 1972. Kurt married Tonja Dionne Morris on 31 Jul 1999. Tonja was born on 4 Jul 1976.

6-Susan Lucille Bruess was born on 26 Aug 1955, died on 26 Jun 2001 in Garnavillo, Clayton Co., Iowa at age 45, and was buried in Holy Trinity Cemetery. Susan was a long time resident at G & G Living Center, Garnavillo. She is survived by her mother: Irene Bruess of Protivin; two brothers: Larry of Protivin and Randy also of Protivin; seven sisters: Donna Reiseck of Waterloo, Diane Sullivan, Kathy Ryan, Jan Hansmeier, Connie Lukes all of Protivin, Betty Soukup of Spillville, and Cindy King of Mason City.

6-Janice Ann Bruess was born on 8 Oct 1956. Janice married Wayne M. Hansmeier. Wayne was born on 13 Apr 1959. They had one daughter: Misty D. The marriage ended in divorce.

7-Misty D. Hansmeier was born on 8 Apr 1979.

6-Connie Alice Bruess was born on 6 May 1958. Connie married Keith Allen Lukes. Keith was born on 26 Jan 1965.

6-Lawrence Cornell Bruess was born on 16 Jul 1959. Lawrence married Diane Marie Junko, daughter of Eugene Junko. Diane was born on 27 Feb 1959. They had three children.

7-Jacob Bruess was born in 1987.

7-Jamie Bruess was born in 1989.

7-Jordan Bruess was born in 1993.

6-Randall Leo Bruess was born on 1 Jan 1962. Randall married Zita Marie Holthaus, daughter of Arthur John Holthaus and Gertrude H. Shindelar. Zita was born on 9 Feb 1962. They had four children.

7-Dalton Bruess

7-Linley Bruess

7-Spencer Bruess

7-Carson Randal Bruess was born on 29 Oct 1993.

6-Betty Jo Bruess was born on 2 Mar 1963. Betty married Douglas J. Soukup on 11 Jun 1983. Douglas was born on 10 Apr 1962. They had four children.

7-Melissa Jo Soukup was born in 1984.

7-Michael Soukup was born in 1987.

7-Kyle Soukup was born in 1988.

7-Zachary Soukup was born in 1991.

6-Cindy Lu Bruess was born on 10 Feb 1965. Cindy married Steven Todd King. Steven was born on 5 Aug 1964.

5-Donald John Bruess was born on 31 Mar 1929 in St. Lucas, died on 23 Oct 2007 in Ridgeway at age 78, and was buried in St. Mary's Cemetery, Little Turkey. Donald married Evelyn Marie Komarek in 1956 in Protivin, Howard Co., Iowa, daughter of Edward Komarek. They had nine children. He was a driver for Northeast Iowa Transit. They divorced.Don shared the last fifteen years of his life with his dear friend, Betty Halverson.

6-Donald Edward Bruess was born on 16 Apr 1957. Donald married Lynn Michelle. Lynn was born on 31 Jan 1964.

6-Dean Arthur Bruess was born on 19 Mar 1960. Dean married Catherine Jo Havlik, daughter of James William Havlik and Barbara Ann Burgart. Catherine was born on 13 Apr 1960 and died on 18 Mar 1996 in New Hampton at age 35. They had one daughter.

7-Melissa J. Bruess

6-Samatha Bruess was born in 1961.

6-Darrell John Bruess was born on 7 Jun 1962. Darrell married Tracy J. Dockum on 20 Nov 1998 in Texas.

6-Duane Cornell Bruess was born on 10 Feb 1965. Duane married Kelle Anne. Kelle was born on 19 Dec 1964.

6-Mary Jo Bruess was born in 1966. Mary married Ellery F. Gerber on 4 May 1990 in Texas. Mary next married John P. Rothman on 23 Sep 1995.

6-Dennis Steven Bruess was born on 14 Oct 1969.

6-Nancy Ann Bruess was born in 1971.

6-Dale Bruess died as an infant.

5-Cornell Martin Bruess was born on 23 Jul 1930 in St. Lucas and died on 15 Sep 1990 in Cresco at age 60. Cornell married LaVerne Marie Sebelka. LaVerne was born on 5 May 1932. They had ten children. He was campaign manager for the Howard County Farm Bureau.

6-Patricia Jo Bruess married Mark Stanley Schrenck. They had two children.

7-Jill Marie Schrenck was born on 5 Jan 1981.

7-Jonathan Mark Schrenck was born on 20 Jul 1983.

6-Linda Bruess was born 19 May 1956. She married Richard John Lechtenberg, son of Anton Bernard Lechtenberg and Agnes Pauline Schwamman. They had a son.

7-Matthew Anton Lechtenberg was born 14 Jan 1985.

6-Jean Ann Bruess

6-Karen Bruess was born in 1952. Karen married Charles R. Hahn in Jul 1974 in Holy Trinity Catholic Church. She attended University of Northern Iowa. He served in the Navy and the settled at Virginia Beach.

6-Kenneth Michael Bruess was born in Mar 1954.
He graduated from the field artillery school at Fort Sill. He served at Fort Hood.

6-Mary Jo Bruess was born on 3 Mar 1955 and died on 6 Oct 1955.

6-Gerald Arthur Bruess was born on 16 Jun 1959. Gerald married Jill Ann Devoe on 23 Aug 1986 in Cedar Heights Community Presbyterian Church. Jill was born on 10 Feb 1959. He was employed by Carlson Construction, Decorah.

6-Michael L. Bruess was born in 1966.

6-Steven Charles Bruess was born on 11 Oct 1969. Steven married Jennifer Lee Bishop. They had three children.

7-Matthew Steven Bruess was born on 17 Oct 1994.

7-Sarah Catherine Bruess was born on 11 Dec 1996.

7-Emily Elizabeth Bruess was born on 8 Apr 1998.

6-Charles L. Bruess was born on 26 Nov 1970 in Cresco.

5-James Clen Bruess was born on 28 Nov 1931 in St. Lucas and died on 30 Nov 1998 in St. Joseph Community Hospital at age 67. James Bruess, son of Mr. and. Mrs. John Bruess, and Pvt. Delbert Winter, son of Mr. and Mrs. John T. Winter.. are stationed in Korea with the 7th Infantry division. The boys, who entered the service.together, have always been stationed at the same places. James married Elizabeth Heying on 24 Jun 1958, daughter of Joseph Heying and Rose M. Bohr. Elizabeth was born from 1932 to 1939 and died on 24 Sep 1989 at age 56. They had five children. He was a farmer and sold Archer Oil.

6-Carla R. Bruess was born in May 1960. She was single in 1998 when her father died.

6-Lori Ann Bruess was born in Apr 1966. Lori married James S. Koester. James was born in Aug 1963. They had two children.

7-Nicole Koester

7-Rudy Koester

6-Gary J. (George) Bruess was born on 25 Jul 1967 in Waucoma.

6-Steve C. Bruess was born in Oct 1969.

6-James Robert (Jim Bob) Bruess Jr. was born on 22 Jul 1971, died on 19 Sep 2006 in the University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics in Iowa City. at age 35, and was buried in St. Mary's Cemetery, Little Turkey. James next married Wilma Bader-Remetch on 21 Oct 1996. Wilma was born on 3 Aug 1928. He sold Archer Oil while farming near Little Turkey.

5-Arlene Julia Bruess was born on 19 Apr 1933 in St. Lucas. Arlene married Stephen A. Lensing on 6 Oct 1953 in St. Luke's Catholic Church, son of Joseph Alois Lensing and Elizabeth Schmitt. Stephen was born on 3 Nov 1928 in Festina. They had ten children.

6-Mary Lou Lensing was born on 8 Dec 1954. Mary married Melvin Hackman on 1 Apr 1978, son of Leonard Hackman and Rita Ruth Leibold Melvin was born on 13 Aug 1948. They had two children.

7-Brian Hackman was born on 23 Nov 1980.

7-Andrew was born on 27 Apr 1984.

6-Debra Lensing was born on 30 Nov 1955. Debra married Thomas Eichenberger on 23 Oct 1976. Thomas was born on 11 Mar 1955. They had two children.

7-Adam Eichenberger was born on 28 Mar 1977.

7-Thomas Eichenberger was born on 20 Sep 1978.

6-Laura Lensing was born on 19 Apr 1957. Laura married Leon Alois Lechtenberg, son of Lawrence Henry Lechtenberg and Thecla Mary Gerleman. Leon was born on 3 Jan 1950 in Spilleville,. They had three children.

7-Scott Lee Lechtenberg was born on 24 Mar 1981 in Decorah and died on 24 Mar 1981.

7-Terri Jo Lechtenberg was born on 8 Apr 1982.

7-Brent Lee Lechtenberg was born on 3 Feb 1986.

6-Joan Lensing was born on 3 Jul 1958. Joan married Robert Tupy on 22 Nov 1980, son of Linus A. Tupy and Rose Hageman. Robert was born on 29 Dec 1958. They had two children.

7-Nicole Tupy was born on 29 Sep 1983.

7-Lisa Tupy was born on 5 Aug 1989.

6-Rodney Lensing was born on 20 Sep 1959. Rodney married Michelle Kuboushek on 11 Sep 1982. Michelle was born on 1 Jun 1961. They had seven children.

7-Michael Lensing was born on 12 Dec 1987.

7-Mark Lensing Twin was born on 10 Dec 1988.

7-Michala Lensing was born on 10 Dec 1988. She was a senior homecoming attendant with Adam Hageman in 2006.

7-Keith Lensing was born on 14 Apr 1990.

7-Garrett Lensing was born on 2 Aug 1991.

7-Morgan Elizabeth Lensing was born on 2 Jan 1994.

7-Nathan James Lensing (Twin) was born on 2 Jan 1994.

6-Donna Lensing was born on 4 Nov 1960. Donna married Richard Leo Hackman on 11 Sep 1982, son of Leonard (Leo) Hackman and Rita Ruth Leibold. Richard was born on 14 Mar 1957 in Fort Atkinson. They had three children.

7-Jill Marie Hackman was born on 21 Oct 1983.

7-Luke Hackman was born on 13 Jun 1986.

7-Neil Hackman was born on 10 May 1992.

6-Samuel Lensing was born on 4 Feb 1963. Samuel married Heather Hendricks. Heather was born on 22 May 1968. They had one daughter: Leia Mae.

7-Leia Mae Lensing was born on 21 Dec 1992.

6-Suzanne Lensing was born on 21 Oct 1964. Suzanne married Gary Teslow on 14 Sep 1991. Gary was born on 4 Apr 1951.

6-Rick Lensing was born on 25 Oct 1966.

6-Arthur R. Lensing was born on 29 May 1968. Arthur married Jean Bauercamper on 1 Dec 1990. Jean was born on 10 Jun 1971 in Waukon.

5-Wilma Rose Bruess was born on 15 Mar 1935 in St. Lucas and died on 10 Nov 1978 in Cresco at age 43. Wilma married Stanley Baptist Franzen, son of Leo Christopher Franzen and Clara Panos. Stanley was born on 11 Nov 1932 in Cresco. They had eight children.

6-Carol Ann Franzen was born on 5 Nov 1954 in Cresco and died on 15 Mar 1955 in Jackson Junction, Iowa.

6-Ruth Ann Franzen

6-Ronald Francis Franzen was born on 21 Oct 1958. Ronald married Rynonda Lynette Ihns. Rynonda was born on 25 Sep 1954. Ronald next married Rynonda Lynette Dukawitz. Rynonda was born on 25 Sep 1954. They had one son: Michael.

6-Mary Ann Franzen was born in 1960 in Cresco and died in 1960.

6-Janet Marie Franzen

6-Wayne Stephen Franzen was born on 13 Jun 1965. Wayne married Kendra J. They had one daughter: Lindsi. They live in Calmar and remodeled an old farmhouse in 2003.

6-Mark L. Franzen was born in 1966.

6-Chad J. Franzen was born in 1972. Chad married Tammy L.

5-John Louis Bruess Jr. was born on 20 Jan 1939 in St. Lucas and died in Jun 1981 in Des Moines at age 42. His last SS benefit was sent to Waucoma.

5-Clarence John Bruess was born on 23 May 1941 in St. Lucas. Clarence married Mary Lou Hoey on 13 Jun 1964 in St. Mary Catholic Church in Auburn. Mary was born on 8 Mar 1944. They had three children. He attended Gates Business College in Waterloo. After their marriage they lived in Washington, D.C. where he earned his master's degree at the Catholic University. He was a coach and teacher at Highland High School in Highland, Wisconsin.

6-Kelly A. Bruess was born on 24 Mar 1965.

6-Jennifer Lou Bruess was born on 11 Aug 1966.

6-Brian J. Bruess was born on 7 Feb 1967.

4-Martin J. Bruess was born on 13 Sep 1901 in St. Lucas and died in Apr 1968 in Waucoma at age 66. Martin married Viola Drilling from 1930 to 1935, daughter of John Henry Drilling and Minnie Otters. Viola was born on 26 Mar 1910 in St. Lucas and died in Dec 1981 in Waucoma at age 71. They had five children.

5-Geraldine Bruess married Franklin Hook. Franklin was born on 9 Sep 1934.

5-Dewayne M. Bruess was born on 6 Mar 1931 in Iowa and died in Mar 1976 in Iowa at age 45.

5-Dorothy Ann Bruess was born in 1935. Dorothy married Florian Anton Schmitt on 20 Oct 1956 in St. Mary Catholic Church, Waucoma, son of Victor Schmitt and Clara Vorderbrueck. Florian was born on 18 Feb 1930 in St. Lucas and died on 3 Feb 2008 in Mabel, Fillmore Co., Minnesota at age 77. They had seven children. He enlisted for four years in the United States Air Force and served in Taegu, Korea. In 1955 he moved to the Mabel, Minnesota area where he started farming. They operated a dairy and beef farm until retiring in 1998. Florian enjoyed working with his Angus beef cows, and advocated the use of strip farming and soil conservation.

6-Kathy Jo Schmitt was born on 9 Nov 1957. Kathy married Larry Howard on 14 Aug 1982. They had three children.

7-Jeffery Smith Howard was born on 27 Aug 1984. Jeffery married Joy Kleiman in 2005. They had two children: Alex and Jacob.

7-Julie Howard was born on 21 Aug 1986. Julie married Tyson Peterson on 12 Jun 2005.

7-Joy Howard was born on 30 Oct 1987.

6-Janet Mary Schmitt was born on 29 Aug 1959. Janet married James Ulrich. They had four children: Thomas, Anne, Rachel, and Susan.

6-Gary Joe Schmitt was born on 11 Nov 1960 and died on 6 Oct 1976 at age 15.

6-Patsy Ann Schmitt was born on 5 Oct 1962. Patsy married Daniel Sebbin.

6-David James Schmitt was born on 6 Oct 1963. David married Chie Kanamori. Chie was born on 21 Sep 1963. They had two children.

7-Christopher Schmitt was born on 20 Jul 1994.

7-Matthew Schmitt was born on 8 Aug 1997.

6-Robert Jerry Schmitt was born on 10 Jul 1966. He lives in Bangkok, Thailand where he is an English professor.

6-Larry Thomas Schmitt was born on 25 Sep 1970. Larry married Jennifer.

5-Beverly Bruess was born on 1 Apr 1938. Beverly married Kyron Lutkenhaus, son of Anthony Lutkenhaus and Emma Wenthold. Kyron was born on 1 Dec 1936. They had three children.

6-Nancy Lutkenhaus was born in 1959.

6-Kevin Lutkenhaus was born in 1960.

6-Brian J. Lutkenhaus was born 31 Aug 1964. He married Carol M. Schmitt, daughter of Fidelis Frederick Schmitt and Pearl Amelia Timp on 20 Jul 1987.

5-Marion A. Bruess was born in 1940. Marion married Dale H. Milbrandt. Dale was born on 19 Feb 1938 in Waucoma. They had four children.

6-Myron Milbrandt was born on 1 Apr 1963. Myron married Evelyn. Evelyn was born on 14 Jul 1965.

6-Keli Milbrandt was born in 1979.

6-Daryl Milbrandt

6-Denice Milbrandt

4-Cecelia Bruess was born in 1903 in St. Lucas. Cecelia married Philip Anton Winter, son of John Winter and Anna Schlichte. Philip was born on 22 Mar 1899 in Iowa and died on 3 Aug 1987 in Lawler at age 88. They had two children.

5-Martin G. Winter was born on 4 Jan 1920.

5-Irvin J. Winter was born on 14 Jan 1925 and died on 22 Jul 1988 in New Hampton at age 63. Irvin married Evelyn M. Evelyn was born on 21 Sep 1921.

4-Agnes A. Bruess was born on 28 Dec 1905 in St. Lucas and died on 6 Jun 1990 in Iowa at age 84. Agnes married Joseph John Schlichte on 30 Sep 1924, son of Anthony C. Schlichte and Mary Drilling. Joseph was born on 26 Sep 1900 in St. Lucas, died in Jan 1968 in Waucoma at age 67, and was buried in St. Mary's Cemetery, Waucoma. They had six children. In 1925 they lived with his parents. After his death, Agnes kept busy making braided rugs for her family and friends.

5-Rosemary Schlichte was born in 1928. Rosemary married Donald F. Riha in Jun 1953 in St. Mary Catholic Church, Waucoma, son of Martin Riha. Donald was born in 1930. They farmed near Fort Atkinson.

5-Lorraine Schlichte married Anthony John Eichenberger. Anthony was born in 1919 in Charles City. They had four children. She lives at the Senior Citizen's House in Calmar.

6-Robert Eichenberger was born in 1947. Robert married Gloria Kumerow. They had two children: Robert Joseph and Derek.

6-Margaret Ann (Peggy) Eichenberger was born on 4 Dec 1946. Margaret married Delbert L. Franzen, son of Edward Joseph Franzen and Rose Schmitt. Delbert was born on 25 Dec 1938 in Waucoma. They had two children.

7-Renee Lynn Franzen was born in 1972.

7-Brad Delbert Franzen was born on 10 May 1974 in Hawkeye.

6-Dennis E. Eichenberger was born in Sep 1951. Dennis married Bonnie Ridgeway Webb.

6-Tina Eichenberger was born on 19 Aug 1958. Tina married Randal Joseph Timp, son of Lawrence W. Timp and Esther Anna Holthaus. Randal was born in 1956. They had three children: Jennifer, Lucas, and Tracy.

Lorraine next married Mr. Pins.

5-Edward J. Schlichte was born on 10 Jan 1932 in West Union and died in Aug 1987 in Waucoma at age 55. Edward married Jacquelyn E. Jacquelyn was born in Sep 1949. They had one daughter.

6-Valerie Jean Schlichte was born on 29 Jan 1972.

5-Margaret Viola Schlichte was born in 1936. Margaret married Eugene B. Kleve. Eugene was born in May 1931 in Waucoma. They had three children.

6-Keith E. Kleve was born in 1956.

6-Kerry C. Kleve was born on 2 Jul 1958. Kerry married Marjie Jean Phillips. Marjie was born on 24 Nov 1958. They had four children.

7-Brandon Lee Kleve was born on 1 Sep 1985 in Decorah and died on 23 Sep 2005 at age 20. Brandon Lee Kleve, age 20 of Waucoma, died September 23, 2005, from injuries sustained in an auto accident in Lawler.
Through an On-the-Job Training program, Brandon began working for Brincks Construction at the age of 16. He continued working there throughout high school and began working with the Brincks crew full time after graduation.

6-Kevin Joseph Kleve was born in 1957 in Waucoma. He farms about 100 acres on his grandmother, Agnes' farm near Waucoma.

5-Helen Schlichte married Paul Woodward. Paul was born of Waucoma. They had one daughter: Kerry L.

6-Kerry L. Kleve was born in 1958.

Helen next married Paul Woodward. Paul was born of Waucoma.

5-Irene Schlichte married Robert Weigle. They had five children: Janelle, Jeffrey, Jody, Joleen, and Janeen.

4-Matt C. Bruess was born on 4 Oct 1911 in St. Lucas and died on 2 Apr 1991 in Iowa at age 79. Matt married Rosetta Kameser.

2-Georg Heinrich Bruess He was baptized on 18 Sep 1836 in St. Hubertus, Heddinghausen, Nordrhein-Westfalen.

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