Descendants of Bernardi Croatt



1-Bernardi Croatt was born in 1690. Bernardi married Catharina Mathes. They had one son: Nicolai.

2-Nicolai Croatt was born in 1724 in Lannen, Luxembourg and died on 25 May 1789 in Lannen, Luxembourg at age 65. Nicolai married Catherine Groff on 24 May 1794 in Lannen, Luxembourg. Catherine was born in 1785 in Luxembough. They had seven children: Margaret, Wilhelm, Victor, Anne Marie, Nicolaus, Anne Marguerite, and Anna.

3-Margaret Croatt was born on 1 Mar 1753.

3-Wilhelm Croatt was born on 31 Jan 1757 in Lannen, Luxembourg.

3-Victor Croatt was born on 1 Dec 1758 in Lannen.

3-Anne Marie Croatt was born on 24 Feb 1761 and died on 2 Dec 1831 at age 70. Anne married Nicolas Thrill. Nicolas died on 12 Feb 1831.

3-Nicolaus Croatt was born on 1 Feb 1766 in Lannen, Luxembourg and died on 8 Sep 1798 in Grendel, Belgium at age 32. Nicolaus married Susan Marie Arendt on 28 Mar 1791 in Grendel, Belgium. They had three children.

4-Catherina Croatt was born on 9 Nov 1792 in Grendel, Belgium, died on 15 Oct 1847. Catherina married Nicolai Arendt on 4 Apr 1812 in Post, Luxembourg. Nicolai was born on 2 Feb 1738 in Lannen, Luxembourg. They had five children.

5-Jean Nicholas Arendt was born on 4 Dec 1818 in Grendl, Luxembourg and died on 19 Oct 1895 in Wabasha, Wabasha Co., Minnesota at age 76. He married Josepha Josephine Kiebgen on 29 Jan 1845 in Attert, Luxembourg. They had six children, all born in Grendel.

6-Andrew Arendt was born on 30 Jan 1846, died on 31 Aug 1931 in Lake Church and was buried in St. Mary's Cemetery, Lake Church. He married Johanna Nimesgern, daughter of Johann Nimesgern and Margaretha Zimer, on 26 Nov 1873 in St. Mary's Church, Port Washington. They had 14 children, all born in Port Washington.

7-Josephine Arndt was born on 21 Sep 1874, died on 2 Apr 1958 in Port Washington and was buried in St. Marys Cemetery. She married John Dondlinger on 1 Feb 1893 at St. Mary's, Port Washington.

7-Nicholas Arndt was born on 21 Sep 1875.

7-Margaret Arndt was born on 27 Nov 1876, died on 7 Mar 1974 and was buried in St. Marys Cemetery. She married Peter Ansay on 21 Jan 1896 in Lake Church.

7-Anna Arndt was born on 27 apr 1878, died 15 Oct 1953 and was buried in St. Marys Cemetery. She married John Nicholas Ansay on 18 Jan 1897 in Lake Church.

7-Francis (Frank) Arndt was born on 13 Sep 1879, died 31 May 1914 in Yukon, Canadian Co., Oklahoma and was buried in Yukon Cemetery. He married Magdalena Elizabeth Walch on 19 May 1905.

7-Peter Arndt was born on 13 Nov 1880, died 28 Sep 1886.

7-John Nicholas Arndt was born on 26 Aug 1881, died on 5 Feb 1958 in Random Lake, Sheboygan Co., Wisconsin and was buried in St. Marys Cemetery. He married Therese Sallinger on 7 Oct 1907 in Oklahoma.

7-Catherine Arndt was born on 2 Jun 1884, died 30 Nov 1969 in Lake Church. She married John Baptist Dondlinger on 14 Jun 1904 in Geneva, Fillmore Co., Nebraska.

7-Michael Arndt was born on 11 Dec 1885, died 26 Sep 1913 in Oshkosh and was buried at St. Mary's, Lake Church.

7-Cecelia Arndt was born on 22 Dec 1886, died 17 Jul 1942 in Chadron, Dawes Co., Nebraska and was buried in St. Patrick's Cemetery, Chadron. She married Joseph Schommer on 26 Feb 1907. He was born on 15 Jul 1880 in Shickley, Filmore Co., Nebraska, died on 4 Nov 1944 in Chadron and was buried in St. Patricks Cemetery. They had fourteen children.

7-Henry Arndt was born on 3 Apr 1888, died 27 Sep 1957 and was buried in St. Mary's Cemetery.

7-Anna Mary Arndt was born on 3 Apr 1888, died 13 Sep 1968 in Belgium and was buried at St. Mary's, Lake Church. She married John Mathias ROllinger on 15 Jan 1914 in Hydro, Caddo Co., Oklahoma.

7-Frances Arndt was born on 11 Jan 1890, died 17 Feb 1965 in Slinger, Washington Co., Wisconsin and was buried in St. Marys Cemetery, Port Washington.

7-Margaret Clara Arndt was born on 13 Nov 1895, died in 1927 in Geneva, Fillmore Co., Nebraska. She married Nicholas Dondlinger on 6 Feb 1917 in Lake Church.

6-Philippe (Peter) Arendt was born on 11 Dec 1847. He died on 28 Apr 1928 in Maple Lake, Hennepin Co., Minnesota.

6-Nicholas Arendt was born on 23 Sep 1850, died 12 Jul 1853.

6-Suzanne Arendt was born on 28 Aug 1853.

6-Marguerite Arendt was born on 13 Jan 1857, died on 21 Nov 1933 in Elm Grove, Waukesha Co., Wisconsin.

6-Marie Arendt was born on 8 Sep 1859.

5-Anne Marie Arendt was born on 26 Jun 1821 in Grendl, Luxembourg and died on 25 Feb 1853 in Stockholm, Sweden at age 31.

5-Elizabeth Arendt was born on 28 Feb 1824 in Grendl, Luxembourg and died on 17 Mar 1848 in Heinstert, Belgium at age 24.

5-Phillip Arendt was born in 1827.

5-Lambert Arendt was born on 31 May 1829 in Grendl, Luxembourg.

4-Victor Croatt was born on 15 Mar 1794 in Attert-Nothomb and died on 15 Jan 1870 in Belgium, Ozaukee Co., Wisconsin at age 75. Victor married Elisabeth Fouss. Elisabeth was born on 15 Aug 1796. They had eight children.

On April 14, 1847, Victor and Elizabeth (Fauss or Fouss) Croatt, along with their children, left their home at Attert, Luxembourg and sailed for the United States. Thirty-five days later, they arrived in Milwaukee and shortly thereafter Victor Croatt traveled 35 miles north and claimed 30 acres of land near Belgium in Ozaukee Co. Their seventh child, Jean (John ) Nicholas, born 31 March 1833 in Attert, Luxembourg, married Catherine Perry (Pierri) on 24 April 1861 in Belgium. This union produced two children before Jean Nicholas' untimely death in 1864. Catherine later married Joseph Lusson and by 1880 they made their home at St. Lucas, Iowa. Nicholas, a son from her first marriage, married Katherine Kramer of St. Lucas and their third child, Cecilia married John B. Hauer.

5-Nicholas H. Croatt was born on 10 Mar 1821 in Attert, Luxembourg and died on 22 Jan 1897 in Ozaukee Co., Wisconsin at age 75. The 1860 census shows them living in Belgium with their three children, John, Nicolaus and Michael.

5-Catherine Susan Croatt was born on 7 Nov 1822 in Attert, Luxembourg and died on 24 Nov 1918 in Raeville, Boone Co., Nebraska at age 96. Catherine married Jean Baptiste (John) Nepper on 3 Sep 1857 in St. Mary's, LaCrosse, son of Jacob Nepper and Maria (Mary) Deville. Jean was born on 1 Jun 1834 in Canton, Stark Co., Ohio and died on 12 Sep 1907 in Willey, Iowa at age 73. They had seven children. In 1880 they lived in Washington, Iowa where he was a farmer. His mother, Mary Nepper, age 72, born in Belgium, lived with them.

6-Cornelia Elisabeth Nepper was born on 10 Jan 1858 in Belgium, Ozaukee Co., Wisconsin and died in 1931 at age 73.

6-Victor Nepper was born on 7 Feb 1860 in Belgium, Ozaukee Co., Wisconsin and died on 7 Sep 1941 in Raeville, Boone Co., Nebraska at age 81. Victor married Margarita Halbur on 3 Jun 1890 in Raeville. Margarita was born on 15 Oct 1868 in Dubuque and died on 18 Jul 1930 in Raeville at age 61. They had ten children. In 1900 they lived in Cedar, Antelope Co., Nebraska.

7-Anton B. Nepper was born on 12 Mar 1891 in Petersburg, Nebraska and died on 13 Oct 1918 in Fort Omaha at age 27. His draft card shows he was single, a farmer in Petersburg.

7-Margaret Marie Nepper was born on 10 Apr 1893 and died in Mar 1972 in Elgin at age 78.

7-Katherine Elisabeth Nepper was born on 24 Jun 1894 in Raeville died on 16 Mar 1969 in Omaha at age 74, and was buried in Raeville Cemetery. Katherine married Ben Schroeder on 19 Feb 1925. Ben was born on 27 Dec 1883 and died on 22 Jan 1956 at age 72. They had five children.

8-Raymond Victor Schroeder was born on 25 Jan 1926 in Raeville.

8-Lorene Margaret Schroeder was born on 19 Jun 1927. Lorene married Kim Nelson.

8-Antoinette Schroeder married Mr. Cooper.

8-Reta Schroeder married Mr. Sparks.

8-Delores Schroeder died before 1969. Delores married Mr. Preusser.

7-Mary Johanna Nepper was born on 26 Oct 1895.

7-John Victor Nepper was born on 5 Nov 1896 in Petersburg, Boone Co., Nebraska and died in 1942 at age 46. His draft card shows his nearest relative was Margaret Nepper of Petersburg.

7-Aloys Lewis Nepper was born on 19 Jun 1898 in Nebraska and died on 1 Nov 1975 in Wilmont, Nobles Co., Minnesota at age 77. Aloys married Elizabeth Bode on 6 Feb 1923. Elizabeth was born on 19 Nov 1901 in Raeville and died on 19 Apr 1924 in Columbus, Platte Co., Nebraska at age 22. They had one daughter: Helen Marie.

8-Helen Marie Nepper was born on 30 Mar 1924.

Aloys next married Mary Elizabeth Moser. Mary was born in 1903. They had two children. In 1930 he lived in Lincoln, Antelope Co., Nebraska. His wife was listed as Mary E.

8-Dorothy Ann Nepper was born on 18 Jan 1927. Dorothy married Newell John Smith.

8-Robert Aloys Nepper was born on 7 Aug 1940 in Elgin, Antelope Co., Nebraska, died on 29 Apr 2000 in Le Sueur Co., Minnesota at age 59, and was buried in St. Anne's Cemetery. Robert married Bertill Helen Schnurr on 19 Jun 1965. Bertill was born on 11 Dec 1945. They had four children.

9-Chad Robert Nepper was born on 27 Mar 1966 in Nobles Co., Minnesota. Chad married Bobbi Jo Hornaman. They had two children.

10-Jessie Nicole Nepper was born on 26 Dec 1992 in Scott Co., Minnesota.

10-Stephanie Marie Nepper was born on 16 Jul 1999 in Scott Co., Minnesota.

9-Elizabeth Ann Nepper was born on 25 Aug 1967 in Nobles Co., Minnesota.

9-Christine Marie Nepper was born on 26 Apr 1969 in Nobles Co., Minnesota.

9-Todd Michael Nepper was born on 14 Feb 1972 in Nobles Co., Minnesota. Todd married Kristin Deanna DeMaris. They had one son.

10-Dustin Michael Nepper was born on 31 Oct 1989 in Scott Co., Minnesota.

7-Victor Frank Nepper was born on 27 Dec 1899 in Petersburg, Boone Co., Nebraska and died in Nov 1973 in Petersburg at age 73. His draft card names his father, Victor Nepper of Petersburg as his nearest relative. At the time he was a farmer in Elgin.

7-Louis Joseph Nepper was born on 13 Jul 1903 in Cedar, Antelope Co., Nebraska and died in not in SS index. Another name for Louis was Joseph A. Nepper.

7-Theresa Marie Nepper was born on 29 May 1905.

7-Anna Catherine Nepper was born on 8 Aug 1908 and died on 10 Nov 1912 in Wadena at age 4.

6-Katherine (Kate) Nepper was born in 1863 in Belgium, Ozaukee Co., Wisconsin.

6-Mary Nepper was born on 3 Nov 1864 in Belgium, Ozaukee Co., Wisconsin, died on 21 Sep 1955 in Elgin at age 90, and was buried in St. Bonaventure Cemetry. Buried at St. Boniface Cemetery. Mary married John Alphons Reicks on 27 Jan 1885 in Roselle, son of Theodore Johannis Reicks and Augusta Messing. John was born on 7 Nov 1861 in Auburn, Cayuga Co., New York, died on 20 Sep 1944 in Elgin, Antelope Co., Nebraska at age 82, and was buried in St. Bonaventure Cemetry. They had 11 children. In the spring of 1886, they moved to Nebraska. Victor Nepper, Mary's brother, went with them.

7-Theodore Reicks was born on 29 Nov 1885 in Carroll Co., Iowa, died on 19 Jun 1960 in Sutherland, Lincoln Co., Nebraska at age 74, and was buried in Riverview Cemetery. Theodore married Mary Gertrude Selting on 19 Jan 1909 in Sutherland, Lincoln Co., Nebraska. Mary was born on 17 Nov 1886 in Alton, Iowa, died in 1942 in Sutherland at age 56, and was buried in Riverview Cemetery. They had seven children.

8-Agnes Reicks was born on 30 Oct 1909 in Elgin and died on 11 Nov 2002 in Crete, Saline Co., Nebraska at age 93. Agnes married Lawrence Kueter. Agnes next married Mr. Papik. Her obituary revealed nothing.

8-Ben Reicks was born on 26 Dec 1912 in Elgin and died in Jun 1976 in Honolulu at age 63. Ben married Kathy Sue Lin.

8-Rose Reicks was born on 26 Dec 1912 in Elgin and died in Mar 1995 in Denver at age 82. Rose married Joseph Fleeces on 15 Jun 1937. Joseph was born on 10 Nov 1913.They are the parents of Arlene, Kenneth and Carol Fleeces.

8-Barbara Reicks was born on 1 Feb 1916 in Elgin and died on 26 Aug 1967 in Castle Rock, Colorado at age 51. Barbara married Vernon H. Berks on 6 Jun 1935, son of John B. Berks. Vernon was born on 1 Apr 1913 in Nebraska and died on 30 Oct 1989 in Castle Rock, Colorado at age 76. They had three children.

9-Janice Berks was born on 18 May 1936.

9-Kathleen Berks was born on 27 Jun 1941.

9-Sharon Berks was born on 2 Oct 1945.

8-Lawrence (Larry) Reicks was born on 22 Mar 1917 in Elgin, died on 23 Jul 2002 in Anselmo, Custer Co., Nebraska at age 85, and was buried in St. Anselms Cemetery. Lawrence married Thelma Gronberg on 13 Apr 1942 in Sutherland. Thelma was born on 19 Jul 1921.Their children are: Doris Jean Reicks, Laurel Joan Reicks, Neal Peter Reicks, Kay Louise Reicks, Mary Sue Reicks, and Lawrence Reicks.

8-Ambrose A. Reicks was born on 11 Feb 1919 in Elgin and died on 13 Feb 1997 in Spalding, Greeley Co., Nebraska at age 78. Ambrose married Rose A. Beckman on 5 Jun 1946. They had five children.

9-James Reicks

9-Robert Reicks was born on 23 Apr 1949.

9-David Reicks

9-Edward M. Reicks was born in 1954 in Nebraska. Edward married Joyce. Joyce was born in 1950.

9-Karen Reicks

8-Mark Reicks was born on 11 Aug 1923 in Elgin and died on 19 Mar 1997 in Wallace, Lincoln Co., Nebraska at age 73. Mark married Marjorie J. Moore on 12 Jun 1965. They are the parents of Marlene, James and Richard Lee Moore.

7-Catherine Augusta (Kate) Reicks was born on 5 Oct 1887 in Elgin, Antelope Co., Nebraska, died on 12 Mar 1974 at age 86, and was buried in North Platte, Nebraska. Catherine married George William Baumgartner on 18 Jan 1910 in Raeville, Boone Co., Nebraska. George was born on 28 Aug 1885 in Petersburg, Boone Co., Nebraska, died on 6 Nov 1962 in North Platte, Nebraska at age 77, and was buried in North Platte, Nebraska. They had nine children.

8-Marie Anna Baumgartner was born on 3 Mar 1911, died on 22 Jul 1911, and was buried in Raeville, Boone Co., Nebraska.

8-Leonard Alphonse Baumgartner was born on 26 Jun 1912 in Petersburg, Boone Co., Nebraska, died on 22 Apr 2006 in Kenesaw, Adams Co., Nebraska at age 93, and was buried in North Platte Cemetery. Leonard married Hazel Irene Sparkes on 8 Oct 1935. Hazel was born in 1919 and died in 1999 at age 80.

8-Margaret Marcella Baumgartner was born on 6 Feb 1914 and died on 28 Apr 1995 in Bridgeport, Morrill Co., Nebraska at age 81. Margaret married Arthur Elmer Pohl on 6 Oct 1939. Arthur was born on 17 Mar 1909 in Eustis, Nebraska and died in Apr 1969 in Bridgeport, Nebraska at age 60. They had ten children.

8-Bernard Joseph Baumgartner was born on 11 Sep 1915 and died on 22 Feb 1976 in Lane Co., Oregon at age 60. Bernard married Dorothy Hahn on 9 Feb 1949.

8-Theodore John Baumgartner was born on 8 Aug 1917 and died on 25 Feb 2005 in Stepleton, Logan Co., Nebraska at age 87. Theodore married Margaret L. Mullen. Margaret was born on 14 Dec 1926.

8-John Lawrence Baumgartner was born on 15 Jan 1919 and died on 12 Oct 1995 in North Platte, Lincoln Co., Nebraska at age 76. John married Mary A. Nelson on 30 Oct 1943. Mary was born on 1 Feb 1924.

8-Josephine Barbara Baumgartner was born on 24 Oct 1920. Josephine married John W. Drueny. John was born on 8 Feb 1907 and died in 1990 at age 83.

8-Alfreda Marie Baumgartner was born on 25 Oct 1922. Alfreda married Louis A. Boung on 16 Apr 1940. Louis was born on 29 May 1918.

8-Rita Baumgartner was born on 21 Nov 1924. Rita married Harold A. Schroader on 2 Oct 1947. Harold was born on 5 Nov 1914. They were the parents of three children.

7-Clara Gertrude Reicks was born on 18 Jul 1889 in Elgin and died on 16 Sep 1958 at age 69. Clara married George Stokes. George was born on 15 Jun 1875 and died on 27 Aug 1958 in Nebraska at age 83. Clara next married John Werner on 12 Jan 1909, son of Joseph Werner and Mary Hoffman. John was born on 23 Feb 1886 in Roselle and died on 27 Sep 1921 in Raeville, Boone Co., Nebraska at age 35. They had six children: Marie Josephine (Mary), Louis John, Hugo Valentine, Rosella Mary, Martha Kathryn, and Charlotte Clara. Photo

8-Marie Josephine (Mary) Werner was born on 11 Dec 1909 and died in Aug 1983 in Elgin at age 73. Marie married William C. Dozler on 13 Aug 1928. William was born on 28 Nov 1905 in Elgin, died in 1959 in Elgin at age 54, and was buried in St. Boniface. Marie next married Kermit Hoffsten on 12 Oct 1968. Kermit was born on 17 Dec 1908 and died on 3 May 2004 in Albion, Boone Co., Nebraska at age 95.

8-Louis John Werner was born on 15 Mar 1912 and died on 7 Feb 1995 in Oakdale, Antelope Co., Nebraska at age 82. Louis married Leona Joyce Buckmaster. Leona was born on 19 Feb 1921 and died on 21 Apr 1993 in Oakdale, Nebraska at age 72.

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8-Rosella Mary Werner was born on 4 Feb 1916 and died in 1968 at age 52. Rosella married Leander Theodore Petsche. Leander was born on 5 Dec 1910 and died in Sep 1985 in Petersburg, Nebraska at age 74.

8-Martha Kathryn Werner was born on 9 Mar 1918, died on 21 Jul 2005 in Vance, Tuscaloosa Co., Alabama at age 87, and was buried in Highland Memorial Gardens. Martha married Joseph Henry Zamiatala. Joseph was born on 2 Mar 1916 and died on 26 May 1999 in Vance, Tuscaloosa Co., Alabama at age 83. They had four children.

9-Marvin J. Zamiatala was born in 1942.

9-Steven F. Zamiatala was born in 1953. Steven married Frieda.

9-Mary Jane Zamiatala married Joseph Smitherman.

9-Amy T. Zamiatala was born in 1957.

8-Charlotte Clara Werner was born on 27 Oct 1920 and died on 13 Jul 1996 in Omaha, Nebraska at age 75. Charlotte married John (Jack) Schaudel. John was born on 17 Feb 1924 and died in May 1987 in Omaha at age 63.

7-John Baptist Reicks Jr. was born on 23 Mar 1891 in Petersburg, Nebraska, died in 1953 in Elgin at age 62, and was buried in St. Boniface Cemetery. John married Josephine Kamphaus. Josephine was born on 6 Apr 1892 and died in Feb 1980 in Elgin at age 87. They had seven children. He registed for the draft stating he was born in Petersburg and was married. He was a farmer. In 1930 they lived in North Branch.

8-Female Reicks was born in 1915 and died as an infant.

8-Female Reicks was born in 1917 and died as an infant.

8-Regina F. Reicks was born on 14 Nov 1921 in North Branch, Boon Co., Nebraska and died on 19 Oct 1989 in Antelope Memorial Hospital, Neligh at age 67. Regina married Ralph Carey Ofe. Ralph was born on 26 Aug 1920 and died on 2 Nov 1970 at age 50. They had four children. He was a railroad employee.

9-John R. Ofe was born in 1950.

9-Thomas J. Ofe was born in 1943.

9-Donald J. Ofe was born in 1958.

9-Carol Ofe married Mr. Michalski.

8-Irene Reicks was born on 2 Mar 1923 in North Branch and died on 11 Apr 2007 in Elgin at age 84. Irene married Ralph Getzfred. Ralph was born on 26 Oct 1912 and died in Dec 1972 in Elgin, Antelope Co., Nebraska at age 60. They had seven or more children. They had seven sons, five of whom joined the Navy.

9-Robert Getzfred was born in 1942.

9-Lawrence Daniel (Larry) Getzfred was born on 29 May 1944 in Elgin, died on 11 Sep 2001 in Pentagon, Washington D.C. at age 57, and was buried in Arlington National Cemetery. Lawrence married Pat Grooss. They had two children.

Capt. Lawrence D. Getzfred, 57, was killed in the terrorist attack on the Pentagon on September 11, 2001. He was the branch head for Joint Operations and Plans on the staff of the Deputy Director of Plans, Policy and Operations.He began his Navy career as an antisubmarine warfare technician. He attended DeAnza College and Santa Clara University in California and earned a degree in mathematics. He later received a teaching credential.

He attended DeAnza College and Santa Clara University in California and earned a degree in mathematics. He later received a teaching credential. In 1972, after Aviation Officer Candidate School, he was commissioned an ensign. In 1973, he was designated a Navy flight officer. He served as a tactical coordinator instructor at Moffett Field, CA, and then from 1980-1983 he was stationed in Scotland in a personal exchange program with the Royal Air Force. He served on the staff of Patrol Wing 10 at Moffett Field from 1983-1984, then joined VP-46. In 1987, he became executive officer of VP-40, a squadron of P-3s based at Moffett Field. He led his squadron on deployment to Japan and Okinawa. He assumed command of the squadron from 1988 to 1989. After completing his tour, he earned a master's degree in foreign affairs and strategic planning at the Naval War College. He spent the next three years as an action officer on the Joint Staff at the Pentagon, serving in the strategic planning and policy department of the Joint Staff. He was promoted to the rank of captain in 1993. He also served as the chief of staff of Patrol Wings Pacific. During his military career, Getzfred received numerous awards and commendations for achievement, good conduct and meritorious service. He was a great teacher and leader. He was also a wonderful husband, father, brother, son and naval officer. Survivors include his wife, Patricia, and two daughters, Larissa and Kristina. We will not forget him.

Home of Record: Elgin, Neb.
Commissioned: Officer Candidate School, December 15, 1972
Rank: Captain
Date of Rank: October 1, 1993
Designator: Naval Flight Officer

Chief of Naval Operations \emdash 09/97 -
Awards and Decorations: Meritorious Service Medal (2), Navy Reserve Meritorious Service Medal, Navy and Marine Corps Commendation Medal (2), Navy and Marine Corps Achievement Medal (2), Air Medal (2), Navy Unit Commendation (2), Good Conduct Medal, National Defense Service Medal (2), Armed Forces Expeditionary Medal, Republic of Vietnam Campaign Medal, Republic of Vietnam Armed Forces Meritorious Unit Commendation, (Gallantry Cross Color Medal with Palm), Republic of Vietnam Meritorious Unit Commendation (Civil Actions Medal, First Class Color with Palm), Sea Service Deployment Ribbon (4), Navy and Marine Corps Service Ribbon, Coast Guard Special Operations Service Ribbon, Coast Guard Meritorious Unit Commendation, Meritorious Unit Commendation
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10-Larissa Getzfred

10-Kristina Getzfred

9-Mark S. Getzfred was born in 1956. Mark married Elizabeth. Elizabeth was born in 1956.

9-James G. Getzfred was born in 1957.

8-Raymond Reicks was born on 20 Feb 1925 in North Branch, Boon Co., Nebraska and died in Jan 1984 in Nebraska at age 58. Raymond married Phyllis Simmons.

8-Alphonse J. Reicks was born on 31 Oct 1928 in North Branch, Boon Co., Nebraska and died on 4 Jan 1993 in Elgin at age 64.

8-Julianna Reicks was born on 28 Jun 1931 in Elgin, died on 4 Jul 2002 in Omaha at age 71, and was buried in St. Anthony Cemetery, Cedar Rapids. Julianna married Harold C. Braband on 10 Jul 1951 in St. Boniface, Elgin. Harold was born on 14 Jan 1921 and died on 11 Mar 1993 in Cedar Rapids, Boone Co., Nebraska at age 72.

7-Margaret Reicks was born on 19 Jan 1893 in Elgin and died on 14 Feb 1969 in Creighton at age 76. Margaret married Frank Werner on 20 May 1919 in Raeville, son of Joseph Werner and Mary Hoffman. Frank was born on 6 Apr 1888 in Roselle and died on 7 Jun 1950 in Creighton, Knox Co., Nebraska at age 62. They had six children. Photo

8-Lucille Theresa Werner was born on 3 Oct 1914 in Roselle and died in Mar 1983 in Mitchell, Scotts Bluff Co., Nebraska at age 68. Lucille married Mr. Worden.

8-Cyril Joseph Werner was born on 22 Mar 1920.

8-Cletus M. Werner was born on 9 Dec 1921 in Creighton and died on 23 Apr 1990 at age 68. Cletus married Wilforene Tyler on 9 Jun 1947. Wilforene was born on 22 May 1920 and died in 1999 at age 79.

8-Evelyn Elizabeth Werner was born on 30 Jan 1924 in Creighton and died in Dec 1988 in Omaha at age 64. Evelyn married LaVern Edward Abts on 20 May 1950. LaVern was born on 14 Jul 1919.

8-Rosalie Clara Werner was born on 2 Jan 1926 in Creighton and died on 18 Feb 2001 in Nebraska at age 75. Rosalie married Arlon Blain Jensen on 10 Jun 1946 in Omaha. Arlon was born on 22 Mar 1924. They had two children.

9-Colleen L. Jensen was born in 1959 in Nebraska.

9-Thomas C. Jensen was born in 1961 in Nebraska.

8-Francis Werner was born on 28 Feb 1928 in Creighton and died on 25 Apr 1962 in Omaha at age 34. Francis married Jeanette Ann Vogt.

7-Elizabeth Reicks was born on 15 Mar 1895 in Elgin and died in Feb 1985 in Dalton, Cheyenne Co., Nebraska at age 89. Elizabeth married Bernard Peer Pelster on 27 Nov 1913. Bernard was born on 6 Oct 1891 and died in 1972 at age 81. They had eight children.

8-Alfred Joseph Pelster was born on 10 Aug 1915 in Petersburg, Nebraska and died on 5 Feb 1980 in Denver at age 64. Alfred married Janette A. Draper.

8-Vincent J. Pelster was born on 21 Sep 1917 in Dalton, Nebraska and died on 6 Jan 1969 in Grand Island, Nebraska at age 51.

8-Dolores Eleanor Pelster was born on 22 Aug 1919. Dolores married Paul Edgar Heckt on 27 Nov 1946. Paul was born in 1918 and died in 1968 at age 50.

8-Ralph Adolph Pelster was born on 28 Sep 1921 in Dalton, Cheyenne Co., Nebraska and died on 25 Oct 1923 at age 2.

8-Sylvester Bernard Pelster was born on 31 Jul 1924 in Dalton, Nebraska and died on 29 Sep 1924.

8-Eugene Bernard Pelster was born on 3 Sep 1929 and died on 22 Feb 1993 in Dalton, Cheyenne Co., Nebraska at age 63. Eugene married Catherine Irene Lanby.

8-Rosemary Elizabeth Pelster married Edward Jake Meier.

8-Patricia Ann Pelster married Herbert Howard Hruska.

7-Carl William Reicks was born on 29 May 1897 in Elgin, died on 17 Dec 1983 in Raeville, Boone Co., Nebraska at age 86, and was buried in St. Bonaventure Cemetry. He registered for the draft stating he lived in Petersburg. His nearest relative was Mary Reicks of Petersburg. Carl married Margaaret Kallhoff on 8 Jun 1920 in Nebraska. She was born on 11 Jan 1901, died on 11 Aug 1983 in Raeville, Nebraska at age 82, and was buried in St. Bonaventure Cemetry. They had three children.

8-Lavern John Reicks was born on 21 Feb 1927 in Elgin. Lavern married Rita Marie Ketteler. Rita was born in 1930. They had six children. He enlisted on 6 Mar 1946 at Fort Myer in Virginia stating he was born in Boone Co., Nebraska, had one year of high school and was single. He was a farmer.

9-David Lavern Reicks was born on 3 Mar 1953 in Elgin.

9-James Theodore Reicks was born on 12 Aug 1954 in Elgin. James married Shirley J. Shirley was born in 1956.

9-Pamela Jean Reicks was born on 21 Aug 1958 in Elgin, Nebraska.

9-Jeffery John Reicks was born on 13 Apr 1961 in Elgin.

9-Scott Andrew Reicks was born on 23 Aug 1964 in Elgin, Nebraska. Scott married Beverly M.

9-Michael Carl Reicks was born on 10 Jan 1965 in Elgin, Nebraska.

8-Ramona Marie Reicks was born on 9 Aug 1928 in Elgin and died on 7 Dec 1997 in Petersburg, Nebraska at age 69. Ramona married Richard Joseph Veik. Richard was born on 24 Oct 1924 and died on 14 Sep 1996 in Petersburg Nebraska at age 71.

8-Joyce Elaine Reicks was born on 30 Jul 1931 in Elgin. Joyce married Frances Bud Score. Frances was born on 14 Jun 1924. Joyce next married Robert Haden.

7-Bernard Theodore Reicks Sr. was born on 27 Apr 1899 in Elgin, died on 7 Mar 1968 in Petersburg at age 68, and was buried in St. John the Baptist Cemetery. Bernard married Hilda Biermann on 5 Apr 1921. Hilda was born on 10 Dec 1901, died in Apr 1986 in Petersburg at age 84, and was buried in St. John the Baptist Cemetery. They had eight children.

8-Alfred John Reicks was born on 27 Feb 1922 in Petersburg, died on 14 Sep 2006 in Elgin at age 84, and was buried in St. John the Baptist Cemetery.

8-Bernice Reicks was born on 31 Jul 1924 and died on 5 Nov 1965 at age 41. Bernice married Harvey Bahn.

8-Monica Reicks was born on 20 Apr 1928 in Shell Creek, Boon Co., Nebraska. Monica married Dale H. Monson. They had one son: Kenneth Gerald.

9-Kenneth Gerald Monson was born on 21 Jul 1947 in Tilden, Nebraska.

8-Alphonse B. Reicks Jr. was born on 27 Oct 1931 in Petersburg. Alphonse married and had 1 child, Dennis He owns Petersburg Locker Plant and in 1969 he expanded it for the 3rd time. They process meats and make sausage.

9-Dennis Reicks married Nancy Mescher on 23 Oct 1976 in Petersburg. He was employed at the Petersburg Locker Co.

8-Germaine Reicks was born on 1 Mar 1932 and died in 1969 at age 37. Germaine married Raymond Scholl.

8-Bernard Theodore Reicks Jr. was born on 10 Jan 1936 and died on 12 Jan 1999 in Petersburg at age 63. He married Audrey Ann Meis on 28 Dec 1964 in Elgin.

8-Walter F. Reicks married Patricia Ellis.

8-Linus Gerald Reicks married Candace Arlene Hill. Linus next married Sandra Morhead.

7-Mary Anna Reicks was born on 9 Oct 1901 in Elgin and died in 1988 at age 87. Mary married Andrew Henry Biermann on 17 Jan 1922 in Raeville. Andrew was born on 11 Mar 1900 in Nebraska and died on 21 Oct 1952 in Lexington, Dawson Co., Nebraska at age 52. They had four children. Lexington was originally Plum Creek and along the Overland Trail, near the Platte River.

8-Sylvester John Biermann was born in 1923 and died in 2001 at age 78. Sylvester married Wanda L. Hutchison. Wanda was born in 1926 and died in 2001 at age 75.

8-Julia Ann Biermann was born in 1924. Julia married Marvin Richard Dike. Marvin was born on 24 Oct 1922 in Wellfleet, Lincoln Co., Nebraska and died on 12 Oct 1994 in Nebraska at age 71. They had one son: Jack A..

9-Jack A. Dike was born in 1957. Jack married Karen Doyle. Karen was born in 1960.

8-Adella Rose Biermann was born in 1927. Adella married Merill Martin. Merill was born in 1920 and died in 1984 at age 64.

8-Patricia Mary Ann Biermann married Roy Raymond Robinson.

7-Gertrude Marie (Gertie) Reicks was born on 3 Sep 1903 in Elgin and died on 3 Apr 1972 at age 68. Gertrude married Alfred Alber on 30 Nov 1922, son of Charles Alber. Alfred was born on 14 May 1898 in Norway, Iowa and died in 1971 at age 73. They had four children.

8-Inez Lena Alber was born in 1924 in Davison, Cheyenne Co., Nebraska. Inez married Raymond Allen Mitchell. Raymond was born in 1922 and died in 1987 at age 65.

8-Maynard Bernard Alber was born on 4 Mar 1925 and died on 20 Feb 2005 in Bridgeport, Morrill Co., Nebraska at age 79. Maynard married Frances Sandoval Hermandez.

8-Norbert Carl Alber was born in 1927. Norbert married Helen Irene Weitzel. Helen was born in 1928 and died in 1997 at age 69.

8-Mary Louise Gertrude Alber was born in 1928. Mary married Albert Weitzel.

7-Henry Francis Reicks was born on 10 Oct 1906 in Elgin, died in Nov 1979 in Elgin at age 73, and was buried in St. Boniface. Henry married Alfreda Mary Ottelle on 18 Jun 1928. Alfreda was born on 7 Sep 1909, died on 5 Jul 1981 in Elgin at age 71, and was buried in St. Boniface. They had three children.

8-Roland John Reicks married Gladys Irene Salber.

8-Robert Dale Reicks

8-Sharon Reicks married Arthur Sehi.

6-John Baptist Nepper Jr. was born on 14 Jan 1867 in Des Moines and died on 18 Mar 1926 in Mount Carmel, Texas at age 59. John married Mary. They had 11 children.

7-Annie M. Nepper was born in 1899 in Iowa.

7-Mary Nepper was born in 1901 in Kansas.

7-Philomena Nepper was born in 1904 in Kansas. Philomena married Albert Henry Peters. They had three children.

8-Alberta Peters was born on 4 Mar 1935 in Texas.

8-John William Peters was born on 12 Apr 1937 in Texas.

8-William Bernard Peters was born on 25 Jun 1942 in Texas.

7-Catherine Nepper was born in 1905 in Kansas.

7-John H. Nepper was born in 1907 in Kansas and died before 1916.

7-Sophia E. Nepper was born on 1 Jan 1909 in Justice Precinct 4, Wichita Co., Texas and died on 19 May 2001 in Amarillo, Potter Co., Texas at age 92. Sophia married Lawrence E. Hermesmeyer. Lawrence was born on 26 Sep 1905 and died on 3 Jan 1992 in Texas at age 86. They had two children.

8-Lawrence Edgar Hermesmeyer Jr. was born on 7 Mar 1935 in Carson Co., Texas.

8-Donald Wayne Hermesmeyer was born on 31 Mar 1937 in Carson Co., Texas.

7-Elizabeth Mary Nepper was born in 1911 in Texas. Elizabeth married Elmer Lloyd Crammer. They had four children.

8-Walter Elmer Crammer was born on 9 Jun 1939 in Potter Co., Texas.

8-Edgar Lloyd Crammer was born on 15 Nov 1940 in Potter Co., Texas.

8-Sharon Ann Crammer was born on 31 Oct 1944 in Potter Co., Texas.

8-Peggy Louise Crammer was born on 21 Feb 1947 in Potter Co., Texas.

7-George A. Nepper was born on 10 Apr 1913 in Texas and died in May 1978 in Altus, Jackson Co., Oklahoma at age 65.

7-Augusta A. Nepper was born in 1916 in Texas.

7-John Ignatz Nepper was born on 9 Jul 1916 in Wichita Co., Texas. John married Mary Elizabeth Lambert. They had two children.

8-Gwendolyn Ann Nepper was born on 25 Oct 1942 in Carson Co., Texas.

8-Johnnie Lane Nepper was born on 29 Jun 1947 in Carson Co., Texas. Johnnie married Sharon on 29 Jul 1965. The marriage ended in divorce on 12 Feb 1976. Johnnie next married Wanda Gail Maddox on 12 Aug 1976 in Potter Co., Texas. The marriage ended in divorce on 15 Sep 1981. They had one son: David Lane.

9-David Lane Nepper was born on 18 Sep 1977 in Potter Co., Texas. David married Tiffany D. Moore on 3 May 2003 in Potter Co., Texas. Tiffany was born in 1985.

Johnnie next married Sandra K. Tucker on 31 Dec 1981 in Potter Co., Texas. The marriage ended in divorce on 6 Oct 1982. Sandra was born in 1976. Johnnie next married Linda Lee Hughs Shamray on 17 Dec 1983 in Potter Co., Texas. Linda was born in 1951. They had one son: Billy Joel.

9-Billy Joel Nepper was born on 2 May 1983 in Randall Co., Texas.

7-Leonard Hugo Nepper was born on 26 Jul 1918 in Texas and died in Feb 1968 in Texas at age 49. Leonard married Phyllis Rowena Black. They had two children.

8-Leonard Gaylon Nepper was born on 6 Feb 1951 in Potter Co., Texas. Leonard married Lenora Joyce Burgin on 4 Jan 1974 in Carson Co., Texas. They had two children.

9-John Louis Nepper was born on 14 Jan 1980 in Dallas Co., Texas.

9-Kristi Gayle Nepper was born on 6 May 1984 in Dallas Co., Texas.

8-Cindy Gayle Nepper was born on 23 Mar 1960 in Potter Co., Texas. Cindy married Gary Don Babcock. They had three children.

9-Marci Rhea Babcock was born on 21 Jan 1983 in Potter Co., Texas.

9-Cody Leonard Babcock was born on 1 Apr 1985 in Potter Co., Texas.

9-Tyler Samuel Babcock was born on 22 Oct 1991 in Potter Co., Texas.

6-Christopher Nepper was born in Jun 1870 in Washington, Winneshiek Co., Iowa. Christopher married Frances Jasper on 30 Jan 1894. Frances was born in 1873 and died on 14 May 1964 at age 91. They had seven children. In 1910 they lived in Lake, Box Butte Co., Nebraska.

7-John Baptist Nepper was born on 2 Aug 1895 in Willey and died in Feb 1975 in Schuyler, Colfax Co., Nebraska at age 79. John married Augusta. Augusta was born on 18 Dec 1900 and died in Dec 1985 in Schuyler, Colfax Co., Nebraska at age 85. In 1930 they lived in Lake, Box Butte Co., Nebraska.

7-Elizabeth Nepper was born in 1898 in Willey.

7-Frances Nepper was born in 1902 in Kansas.

7-Leonida Nepper was born in 1904 in Iowa.

7-Christina Nepper was born in 1907 in Iowa.

7-Victor Michael Nepper was born on 17 Feb 1909 in Willey and died on 25 Jun 2000 in Alliance, Box Butte Co., Nebraska at age 91. Victor married Elsie. Elsie was born on 12 Dec 1912 and died in Jan 1985 in Alliance at age 72. They had one son: David V.

8-David V. Nepper was born on 11 May 1937 and died on 14 Jan 2003 in Alliance at age 65.

7-Christopher Nepper was born on 8 Aug 1911 in Willey, Carroll Co., Iowa, died on 15 Jun 2002 in Alliance, Nebraska at age 90, and was buried in Calvary Cemetery. He lived in Alliance since 1923 were he farmed All of his life. He is survivied by many nieces and nephews.He preceded in death by his parents and six brothers and sisters.

6-Victoria Nepper was born in 1884 in Pleasant Valley. The 1900 census shows her living with Chris and Frances in Pleasant Valley. She was identified as "adopted sister".

5-Nicholas Croatt was born on 29 Jun 1825 in Attert, Luxembourg and died on 22 Jan 1897 in Granville, Milwaukee Co., Wisconsin at age 71. Nicholas married Magdalena Groff, daughter of Nicolaus Groff and Catherine Peschon. Magdalena was born on 9 Nov 1828 in Nieder, Colpach, Luxembourg and died on 28 Jul 1899 in Granville at age 70. They had nine children.

6-John Henry Croatt was born on 9 Sep 1856 in Belgium, Ozaukee Co., Wisconsin and died on 26 Mar 1942 in Artesian, Sanborn Co., South Dakota at age 85. John married Susan Dominisse on 12 Feb 1884 in St. Marys, Warren Co., Iowa, daughter of John N. Dominisse and Frances Delevan. Susan was born on 27 Dec 1865 in Greenbush, Sheboygan Co., Wisconsin and died on 10 Feb 1943 in Artesian, Sanborn Co., South Dakota at age 77. They had six children.

7-Nicholas Francis Croatt was born on 22 Dec 1885 in Granville, Sioux Co., Iowa and died on 31 Dec 1975 in Portland at age 90. Nicholas married May Labarre on 25 Jan 1913 in Pierre, South Dakota. May was born on 2 Dec 1881 in Lancaster, Pennsylvania and died on 3 Aug 1960 in Portland, Multnomah Co., Oregon at age 78. In 1920 they lived in Everett, Snohomish Co., Washington.

7-Sylvester John Croatt was born on 16 Jun 1887 in Granville, Sioux Co., Iowa. Sylvester married Ruth Butts Wilson on 24 May 1945 in Los Angeles. Ruth was born on 27 Apr 1905 in Loois, South Dakota.

7-Charles Henry Croatt was born on 9 Jan 1889 in Granville, Sioux Co., Iowa and died on 4 Sep 1960 in Spencer, Clay Co., Iowa at age 71. Charles married Anna Elizabeth Moore on 9 Jun 1920 in Sioux City. Anna was born on 6 Mar 1896 in Morris, Illinois.

7-Mabel Mary Croatt was born on 20 Dec 1890 in Granville, Sioux Co., Iowa and died on 6 Dec 1969 in Pomona, California at age 78. Mabel married Robert H. Threadgold. Robert was born on 16 Jan 1892 in Wisconsin and died on 24 Mar 1966 in Pomona at age 74. They had two children.

8-Ileen Mary Threadgold was born on 20 Dec 1914 in Artesian, Sanborn Co., South Dakota.

8-Clell Robert Threadgold was born on 12 Apr 1917 in Artesian.

7-Ethel Marie Croatt was born on 28 Mar 1892 in Granville, Sioux Co., Iowa. Ethel married Clarence Moody. Clarence died in 1918. They had one daughter:Jule A.

8-Jule A. Moody was born on 27 Dec 1915 in Artesian.

Ethel next married Anthony Schmitz on 25 Jun 1951 in California. Anthony was born on 7 Jan 1882 in Kansas and died on 2 Feb 1961 in California at age 79.

7-Aretha Elisabeth Croatt was born on 15 Jul 1894 in Granville, Sioux Co., Iowa. Aretha married Carl Alfred Carlson on 25 Nov 1919 in Howard, South Dakota. Carl was born on 6 Aug 1887 in Mysrigio, Sweden and died on 26 Aug 1965 in Los Angeles at age 78.

6-Nicholas Croatt was born in 1859 in Belgium and died on 21 Aug 1861 at age 2.

6-Michael Nicholas Croatt was born on 3 May 1860 in Belgium and died on 9 Jan 1944 in Chicago at age 83.

6-Catherine Croatt was born on 6 Mar 1862 in Belgium.

6-Frank J. Croatt was born on 31 Jan 1864 in Belgium.

6-William Croatt was born on 13 Apr 1865 in Churchville, Warren Co., Iowa and died on 23 Oct 1944 in St. Marys, Warren Co., Iowa at age 79. William married Anna Mary Limke on 14 Jan 1896 in St. Marys, daughter of George Limke and Caroline Meyer. Anna was born on 11 Jun 1874 in St. Lucas and died on 20 May 1951 in St. Marys, Warren Co., Iowa at age 76. They had six children. The witnesses at their marriage were Henry Croatt and Frances Limke.

7-Lawrence William Croatt was born on 8 Mar 1897 in St. Marys, Warren Co., Iowa. Lawrence married Rose Sophia McElwee on 21 Jan 1920 in Churchville. Rose was born on 2 Jan 1895 in Pocohontas Co., Iowa and died on 16 Sep 1993 in Des Moines at age 98. They had six children.

8-Florence Marie Croatt was born on 14 Feb 1921 in St. Marys, Warren Co., Iowa. Florence married Carl Eric Reelitz on 20 Sep 1945 in Oklahoma. Carl was born on 16 Aug 1919.

8-Edward William Croatt was born on 4 May 1923 in St. Marys, Warren Co., Iowa. Edward married Joy Porter on 29 Nov 1947. Joy was born on 8 Apr 1929 and died on 1 Sep 1996 in Liberty, Missouri at age 67.

8-Louis John Croatt was born on 31 Oct 1924 in St. Marys and died on 17 Mar 1982 in Des Moines at age 57. Louis married Helen Louise Stickelman on 8 Nov 1947 in Lenox, Iowa. Helen was born on 23 Aug 1925 in Bedford, Iowa.

8-Charles Anthony Croatt was born on 1 Aug 1927 in St. Marys, Warren Co., Iowa.

Charles married Elizabeth Mae Harless on 21 Jan 1952 in Des Moines. Elizabeth was born on 3 May 1930 in Des Moines and died on 29 Apr 2000 in Glen Ellyn, Illinois at age 69.

8-Delores M. Croatt was born in 1931. Delores married Richard Lee Brown. Richard was born on 3 Dec 1930 in Des Moines and died on 31 Jan 1996 in Chicago Heights at age 65.

8-Margaret M. Croatt was born in 1933. Margaret married Leonard James Theiler. Leonard was born on 5 Jun 1928 in Omaha and died on 13 Dec 1989 in Minneapolis at age 61.

7-Oliver Theodore Croatt was born on 20 Jul 1899 in St. Marys, Warren Co., Iowa, was christened on 3 Aug 1899 in Immaculate Conception, and died on 18 Mar 1951 in St. Marys of cancer at age 51. Oliver married Irene Wilgenbush on 12 Sep 1934 in Immaculate Conception. Irene was born on 12 Aug 1906 in Halbrite, Sask., Canada. They had five children. The witnesses at their marriage were Leona Croat and Charley Wilgenbusch. After renting farms around St. Marys they bought a 160 acre farm just north of St. Marys. Today the farm is owned by Ken Croat.
"Ollie" is remembered especially for his mechanical ability and his inventiveness. Many can recall or remember using the tractor scrapers he invented for lug wheeled tractors. He received a U.S. patent for this invention on July 1, 1930 and it is officially registered as Patent No. 1769419. Everyone depended on Oliver to fix many things, because he was quick to learn about new inventions.
After Ollie's death, Irene was left with 7 children, the eldest just 14 and a mortgage on their farm. Twice they were featured in the Des Moines Register and Tribune for their achievements in farming 160 acres by themselves and setting up a successful, "Grade A" dairy operation. Tom, John, Ellen and Joanne graduated from Simpson College.

8-Carol Ann Croatt was born on 18 Jul 1935. Carol married Frank Albert Kubik. Frank was born on 28 Mar 1933 in Marshalltown and died on 3 Sep 1998 in Saint Charles, Madison Co., Iowa at age 65.

8-Dr. Thomas Croatt married Miss Swope.

8-Michael Croatt

8-Ellen Marie Croatt was born on 24 Jun 1941. Ellen married Frank A. Celsi. Frank was born on 3 Jun 1930. They had one son.

9-Frank T. Celsi was born on 26 Mar 1968.

8-Dr. John J. Croatt was born lived in Bonita Springs, Fl.

7-Leona Anna Croatt was born on 28 Oct 1901 in St. Marys, Warren Co., Iowa. Leona married Michael Hraha on 21 Jun 1927 in St. Marys. Michael was born on 21 Jun 1893 and died on 20 Aug 1932 in Des Moines at age 39.

7-Clara Florence Croatt was born on 28 Oct 1901 in St. Marys and died on 14 Sep 1996 in Des Moines at age 94. Clara married Anthony James McElwee. Anthony was born on 8 May 1897 in Prole, Iowa and died in Jul 1961 in Des Moines at age 64.

7-LeRoy Sylvester Croatt was born on 14 Dec 1908 in St. Marys, Warren Co., Iowa and died on 30 Jan 1966 in St. Marys at age 57.

7-Francis August Croatt was born on 27 Dec 1912 in St. Marys, and died on 13 Feb 1974 in St. Marys at age 61.

6-Peter P. Croatt was born on 25 Apr 1869 in Churchville.

6-Henry Croatt was born in 1870 in Churchville and died on 4 Aug 1954 in Des Moines at age 84. Henry married Elisabeth Luke. Elisabeth was born in 1870 and died on 30 Apr 1945 in St. Marys at age 75. They had six children.

7-Harry Croatt was born on 12 Jun 1899 in St. Marys and died in 1985 in Des Moines at age 86.

7-Agnes Madeline Croatt was born on 5 Sep 1900 in St. Marys and died on 29 Mar 1964 in Elma at age 63. Agnes married John William O'Donnell, son of John Patrick O'Donnell and A. M. Catherine Blase. John was born on 19 Apr 1893 in Alta Vista and died on 20 May 1978 in Cresco at age 85.

7-Regina Cecilia Croatt was born on 21 Oct 1902 and died in Jan 1981 at age 78.

7-Mary Colette Croatt was born on 7 Nov 1905 and died on 28 Dec 1999 in San Diego at age 94. Mary married David Edward Delvin on 15 Apr 1929 in San Diego. David was born on 8 Jan 1907 in Des Moines and died in Jul 1978 in San Diego at age 71.

7-Catherine Louise Croatt was born on 22 Apr 1910 and died on 19 Feb 1997 in Des Moines at age 86. Catherine married Francis A. Deheck on 21 Mar 1955 in Dalles, Polk Co., Oregon. Francis was born on 2 Nov 1904 in Churchville and died on 21 Mar 1955 in Dalles, Polk Co., Oregon at age 50.

7-Wilford J. Croatt was born on 5 Oct 1912 and died on 21 Jul 1943 in St. Marys, Warren Co., Iowa at age 30.

6-Mary Magdalean Croatt was born on 21 May 1876 in St. Marys, Warren Co., Iowa.

5-Catherine Croatt was born on 1 May 1830 in Attert, Luxembourg and died on 24 Nov 1918 in Raeville, Boone Co., Nebraska at age 88.

5-Catherine Anna Croatt was born on 2 Dec 1831 in Attert, Luxembourg and died on 24 Apr 1900 in Port Washington at age 68.

5-Hubert Croatt was born on 30 Mar 1833 in Attert, Luxembourg and died on 22 Jun 1833.

5-Jean Nicholas (John) Croatt was born on 31 Mar 1833 in Attert, Luxembourg and died on 20 Sep 1864 in Belgium, Wisconsin at age 31. In the 1860 census he was living with Mathias and Magdalena Muller. Jean married Katherine Perry (Pierre) on 24 Apr 1861 in Belgium, Ozaukee Co., Wisconsin, daughter of Nicolaus Pierreand Marie. Katherine was born in 1842 in Luxembourg and died on 6 Apr 1915 in St. Lucas at age 73. They had three children.

6-John Nicholas Croatt was born on 8 Mar 1862 in Belgium, Ozaukee Co., Wisconsin and died in 1932 in St. Lucas at age 70 and was buried at St. Lucas Cemetery. John married Katharine A. Kramer on 31 Aug 1884 in St. Luke's Catholic Church, daughter of John Henry Kramer and Cecellia Staub. Katharine was born on 26 Mar 1862 in St. Lucas and died on 16 Dec 1939 in Dubuque at age 77. They had 11 children.

7-Katherine (Katie) Croatt was born on 25 Jul 1885 in St. Lucas and died on 5 Mar 1964 at age 78. Katherine married John Wessel Kuennen on 20 Feb 1906, son of Johann Wencelaus (JW) Kuennen and Mary Buchheit. John was born on 11 Aug 1882 in St. Lucas and died on 8 Mar 1967 in West Union at age 84. They had ten children.

8-Clara Kuennen was born on 6 Mar 1907 in St. Lucas and died on 21 Jan 1999 in Waucoma at age 91. Clara married Conrad F. Schmitt, son of John Schmitt and Betha Elizabeth Boeding. Conrad was born on 4 Feb 1905 in St. Lucas and died on 11 Mar 1998 in Waucoma at age 93. They had two children. In 1930 they lived on a farm in Festina. His parents, John and Bertha, lived with them.

9-John Melvin Schmitt was born on 18 Jun 1927 in St. Lucas. John married Shirley Elizabeth Uhlenhake, daughter of Theodore Joseph Uhlenhake and Alice Mansheim. Shirley was born on 9 Jan 1932 in Franksville Twp., Winneshiek Co., Iowa. They had eight children.

10-Gerald Conrad Schmitt married Julie Jan Gamkel. They had two children: Sara Ann and Douglas John.

10-Susan Clara Schmitt was born on 1 May 1951. Susan married Gerald J. Croatt. Gerald was born on 1 Mar 1951 in Iowa. They had two children.

11-Karen Elizabeth Croatt was born on 16 Sep 1973.

11-John Joseph Croatt was born on 14 Mar 1975.

10-Cynthia Irene Schmitt was born on 21 Mar 1952. Cynthia married Dean A. Bushman, son of Raymond Henry Bushman and Julitta Catherina Agnes Kleve. Dean was born on 15 Nov 1950. They had two children; Jason John and Christina Renee.

10-Daniel Ernest Schmitt married Lyn Uhlenhake. They had one daughter: Brooks Scott.

10-Richard Linus Schmitt married Joanne Schumacher.

10-Alan Wayne Schmitt married Luanne Dietzenbach. They had two children.

11-Jenny Lynn Schmitt

11-Kristin Renee Schmitt married Carlos Sanchez Caro.

10-David Wayne Schmitt

10-Margaret Ann Schmitt

9-Luke Schmitt was born after 1930.

8-Antoinette Kuennen was born on 17 Jun 1908 in St. Lucas and died on 3 Oct 1995 in Calmar at age 87. Antoinette married Arnold Schmitt on 11 Nov 1930, son of Jacob Schmitt Sr. and Anna Meyer. Arnold was born on 16 Apr 1907 in St. Lucas and died on 15 Dec 1966 in Iowa at age 59. Antoinette next married Paul Kittlesby. Paul was born on 26 Nov 1912 and died in Jan 1985 in Calmar at age 72.

8-Victor John Kuennen was born on 15 Aug 1910 in St. Lucas, died on 30 Apr 1971 in St. Lucas at age 60, and was buried in St. Luke's Cemetery. Victor married Ann Elizabeth Foreman on 2 Feb 1932, daughter of John Nepomuce Foreman and Anna M. Kuehner. Ann was born on 2 Oct 1906, died on 20 Jan 1962 in New Hampton at age 55, and was buried in St. Luke's Cemetery. They had two children.

9-Melvin John Kuennen was born on 20 Feb 1933 and died in Apr 1980 in Decorahat age 47. Melvin married Florine Veronica Bodensteiner on 12 Jun 1954 in St. Luke's Catholic Church, daughter of Clemens Edward Bodensteiner and Florence Kathryn Lusson. Florine was born on 2 Nov 1931. They had one son: Timothy Joseph.

10-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.

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

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

9-Elaine Catherine Kuennen was born on 1 Apr 1935. Elaine married James J. Sloan on 5 Jun 1954 in St. Luke's Catholic Church, son of Louis Sloan and Theresa Schmitt. James was born on 1 Jun 1930 and died on 5 Jan 1990 in Waverly, Bremer Co., Iowa at age 59. They had five children. He served in the U. S. Air Force and was stationed at Great Falls, Montana. They lived in Waverly.

10-Terese Ann Sloan was born on 25 Jul 1956 in New Hampton. Terese married Gary Lyn Heimback on 22 Jul 1989 in Chicago. Gary was born on 6 Nov 1949 in Chicago.

10-Thomas James Sloan was born on 1 Jun 1958.

10-Kenneth Victor Sloan was born on 6 Dec 1959 and died on 8 Dec 1959.

10-Robert Louis Sloan was born on 1 Jan 1963. Robert married Michelle Kay Fobian on 5 Jul 1985 in Waverly, Bremer Co., Iowa. The marriage ended in divorce in Jan 1990. Michelle was born on 12 Aug 1965.

10-Christopher Kenneth Sloan was born on 8 Nov 1967. Christopher married Terri A. Jones. The marriage ended in divorce. Christopher next married Katherine Ann Mormann on 28 Mar 1998 in Little Brown Church, Nashua. Katherine was born on 7 Nov 1977.

Victor next married Rose Schaufenbuel in 1963, daughter of John Schaufenbuel and Anna Balk. Rose was born on 13 May 1920 in St. Lucas and died on 27 Nov 1997 in St. Lucas at age 77.

8-Minnie Susan Kuennen was born on 27 Oct 1912 in St. Lucas and died after 2005. Minnie married William Henry Kuehner on 24 Oct 1933, son of Nicholas Kuehner and Catherine Hackman. William was born on 5 Oct 1909 in St. Lucas, died on 25 Sep 1984 in Olmsted Co., Minnesota at age 74, and was buried in St. Luke's Cemetery. They had six children.

9-Donald Kuehner was born in Nov 1934. Donald married Adrienne Johnson on 24 Jan 1959. Adrienne was born on 7 Apr 1939. They had three children.

10-David K. Kuehner was born on 27 Apr 1960. David married Rita Schissel, daughter of Paul A. Schissel and Angela M. Hageman. Rita was born on 28 Jun 1941.

10-Steve Kuehner was born on 4 Apr 1961.

10-Chris Kuehner was born in 1969.

9-Duane J. Kuehner was born on 12 Mar 1937. He farms near Decorah. Duane married Kathryn (Katie) Korbel on 25 Apr 1959 in St. Wenceslaus Catholic Church, daughter of William Korbel and Tillie Loesch. Kathryn was born on 28 Nov 1939 in Decorah, died on 13 Mar 2006 in Decorah of cancer at age 66, and was buried in St. Benedict Cemetery. They had ten children. After high school she was employed at Bucheit Produce in Calmar. They farmed south of Decorah.

10-Jonathan Kuehner died on 7 Jul 1978.

10-Lori Ann Kuehner was born on 3 Feb 1960. Lori married Thomas J. Schott. They had three children: Lindsey, Adam, and Kaleb.

10-Randal Scott Kuehner was born on 17 Jan 1961. Randal married Cathy Jo. Cathy was born on 3 Aug 1961.

10-Sharon K. Kuehner was born on 10 Sep 1962. Sharon married Edward A. Balik. They had three children: Rachel, Melissa, and Kayla.

10-Cathy D. Kuehner was born on 10 Sep 1964. Cathy married Greg L. Iverson. Greg was born on 28 Jun 1954.

10-Marty W. Kuehner was born on 11 Mar 1966. Marty married DeAnn R.

10-Karin M. Kuehner was born on 27 Jan 1969. Karin married Douglas L. Butikofer on 18 Jun 1994 in St. Benedict's. They had two children: Ben and Dane.

10-Kristie S. Kuehner was born on 28 Dec 1971. Kristie married Mark A. Monroe. Mark was born in 1963. They had one son: Jack.

10-Kevin J. Kuehner was born on 17 Jan 1976. Kevin married Jennifer.

10-Jason N. Kuehner was born on 7 Oct 1979.

9-Wilma Clara Kuehner was born on 4 Oct 1940. Wilma married Duane Anthony Balk on 4 Oct 1958, son of Nicholas J. Balk and Emma Dolly Bradley. Duane was born on 6 Jan 1938 in Waucoma. They had four children.

10-Karla J. Balk was born on 19 May 1960, died on 7 Apr 2008 in Plainfield at age 47, and was buried in Harrinton Cemetery, Waverly. Karla married Thomas Sloan on 11 Aug 1979. The marriage ended in divorce. They had two children: Danielle and Eric T.

Karla next married James Faber on 1 Jun 2000. James died on 5 Jul 2001. Karla next married Larry Niebes on 19 Feb 2005.

10-Janet Balk was born on 22 Oct 1962. Janet married Michael Schmitt.

10-Kenneth Balk was born on 11 Jun 1966. Kenneth married Amy.

10-Gregory Dean Balk was born in 1972. Gregory married Angela K. Senner.

9-Marvin V. Kuehner was born on 30 Apr 1943. Marvin married Sandra Kruse, daughter of Ralph J. Kruse and Leona Margaret Perry. Sandra was born on 26 Jun 1943. They had three children.

10-Timothy Todd Kuehner was born on 3 May 1967. Timothy married Angela Marie.

10-Kimberly Kuehner was born in 1970. Kimberly married Jay Hardeman.

10-Kelly Kuehner was born on 1 Jan 1974. Kelly married Chris Frey.

9-Mary Ellen Kuehner was born on 8 Dec 1946. Mary married Thomas M. Reissner on 30 Aug 1968. Thomas was born on 19 Jun 1945. They had four children.

10-Jan Reissner was born on 11 Feb 1970.

10-Amy Reissner was born on 23 Apr 1973.

10-Angela Reissner was born on 1 Mar 1977.

10-Jennifer Reissner was born on 29 Aug 1981. Jennifer married Dustin Platte. Dustin was born on 4 May 1980.

9-Allan Kuehner was born on 22 Oct 1953. Allan married Catherine Puffer on 1 Oct 1977. Catherine was born on 16 Jun 1955.

8-Eleanor Cecelia Kuennen was born on 7 Feb 1915 in St. Lucas, died on 18 Apr 2008 in Clarissa Cook Hospice, Bettendorf at age 93, and was buried in St. John's Cemetery, Fort Atkinson. Eleanor married Philip J. Huber on 1 May 1934, son of Leo Henry Huber and Barbara L. Sluka. Philip was born on 29 Aug 1909 in Fort Atkinson, died on 7 May 1984 in Fort Atkinson at age 74, and was buried in St. John's Cemetery, Fort Atkinson. They had seven children.

9-Gerald L. Huber was born on 23 Apr 1935 in Fort Atkinson. Gerald married Joan M.

9-Bernice Barbara Huber was born on 20 Feb 1938, died on 31 Dec 2007 in Winneshiek Medical Center, Decorah at age 69, and was buried in Our Lady of Seven Dolors. Bernice married Ronald Francis Bucheit, son of Lawrence Anthony Buchheit and Bernice Johanna Huinker. Ronald was born on 8 Jul 1940. They had no children.

9-Leo John Huber was born in 1939. Leo married Jane.

9-Merle V. Huber was born in 1944. Merle married Carole A. Carole was born in 1946. They had one son: Todd M..

10-Todd M. Huber was born in 1976.

9-Irene A. Huber was born in 1947. Irene married James M. Leuenberger. James was born in 1946. They had three children: Jeffrey R., Jennifer A., and Jeremy C.

9-David P. Huber was born in 1949. David married Cynthia. Cynthia was born in 1949.

9-Karen Marie Huber was born in 1950. Karen married Edward J. Straw on 9 Sep 1972 in St. John's Nepomucene Church, Fort Atkinson. Edward was born on 14 Oct 1951 in New Hampton and died on 24 Dec 2004 in Lawler at age 53. They had three children.

10-Craig Alan Straw was born in 1972.

10-Jennifer Lee Straw was born in 1976.

10-Cynthia J. Straw was born in 1980. Cynthia married Brandon M. Uhlenberg. Brandon was born in 1977.

8-Raymond John Kuennen was born on 27 Jan 1917 in St. Lucas and died on 5 Mar 2002 in Lawler at age 85. Raymond married Anna Magdelen Kuehner on 14 Feb 1939, daughter of Nicholas Kuehner and Catherine Hackman. Anna was born on 3 Feb 1916 in St. Lucas, died on 21 Feb 2005 in Lawler at age 89, and was buried in Our Lady of Mount Carmel. They had three children.

9-Virgil Kuennen was born on 16 Apr 1941.

9-Robert Nick Kuennen was born on 23 May 1943 and died on 8 Apr 2003 in Lawler at age 59. Robert married Pauline Agnes Arndt on 10 Jan 1970. Pauline was born on 8 Sep 1943. They had two children.

10-Stacy A. Kuennen was born on 8 Jun 1976.

10-Jodi Kuennen was born on 20 Aug 1971.

9-Madonna Theresa (Donna) Kuennen was born on 18 Apr 1946. Madonna married Christopher M. Stephan on 15 Feb 1969 in Our Lady of Mount Carmel. Christopher was born on 28 Dec 1945. They had four children.

10-Jessica A. Stephan was born on 15 Feb 1973.

10-Rebecca Stephan was born on 17 May 1974 and died on 23 Nov 1980 at age 6.

10-Katherine Denise Stephan was born on 19 Mar 1977.

10-Anna Marie Stephan was born on 23 Apr 1983.

8-Jacob Kuennen was born on 5 Jul 1919 in St. Lucas and died on 7 Jul 1919.

8-Alfred J. Kuennen was born on 5 Jul 1919 and died on 7 Jul 1919.

8-Irmalinda Kuennen was born on 26 Oct 1921 in St. Lucas, died on 30 Apr 1983 at age 61, and was buried in St. Mary's Cemetery. Irmalinda married Raymond Carl Martin on 14 Oct 1946, son of John Adam Martin and Agnes Theresa Winter. Raymond was born on 17 Jul 1920, died on 20 Nov 2005 in Guttenberg at age 85, and was buried in St. Mary's Cemetery. They had three children.

9-Roger John Martin was born on 11 Sep 1947. Roger married Jane Kathryn Degnan on 21 Nov 1970, daughter of L. J. Degnan and Kathryn Eckart. Jane was born on 17 May 1947. They had four children.

10-John Carl Martin was born on 21 Jun 1973.

10-Katheryn Jane Martin was born on 23 Apr 1975. Another name for Katheryn is Kathryn Martin-Albright. Katheryn married Brian Albright in Oct 2002, son of Buzz Albright and Aura.

10-Susan Lynne Martin was born on 14 Apr 1978. Susan married Buddy Touchinsky on 9 Apr 2005, son of Charles Touchinsky and Donna Bloomingdale. Buddy was born on 2 Apr 1979.

10-Jacquelyn Marie Martin was born on 10 Jul 1981.

9-Paul Leo Martin was born on 22 Dec 1950. Paul married Pamela Kuehner on 29 Jan 1972. Pamela was born on 16 Feb 1951. They had three children.

10-Jason Paul Martin was born on 12 Sep 1973. Jason married Leigh Mayer on 25 May 1996, daughter of Randy Mayer and Deborah Smith. Leigh was born on 23 Jul 1973. They had two children.

11-Willow Linda Martin was born on 21 Feb 2002.

11-Ayla Leigh Martin was born on 23 Jul 2003.

10-Jamie Lee Martin was born on 17 Aug 1978. Jamie married Cameron Green.

10-Jessica Martin was born on 17 Feb 1979. Jessica married Peter Koenig on 31 Jan 2004, son of Michael Koenig and Mary Hunt. Peter was born on 24 Dec 1976. He served in Afghanistan and Iraq.

9-Donald Raymond Martin was born on 18 May 1955. Donald married Marty Gambell on 8 Apr 1978. Marty was born on 8 Jun 1955. Donald next married Tami Eaton on 18 Jan 1994. Tami was born on 16 Aug 1963. They had one daughter: Jessica.

8-Alfred W. Kuennen was born on 6 Aug 1924 in St. Lucas, died on 30 Oct 2005 at age 81, and was buried in St. Luke's Cemetery. Alfred married Norma Zephie Loesch on 10 Nov 1947 in St. Wenceslaus Catholic Church, daughter of Phillip Loesch and Eleanor Bouska. Norma was born on 8 Mar 1930 and died on 18 Mar 2006 at age 76. They had two children.

9-Nancy Kaye Kuennen was born on 14 Jul 1949. Nancy married Wayne Lee Roush. Wayne was born on 29 Oct 1950.

9-Ronald Dean Kuennen was born on 2 Sep 1950. Ronald married Susan Frances Schmitt, daughter of Bernard H. Schmitt and Victoria Kuennen. Susan was born on 7 May 1956. They had three children.

10-Kimberly Kaye Kuennen was born on 17 Sep 1977.

10-Brady A. Kuennen was born on 5 Jan 1980. Brady married Wendy.

10-Kara Sue Kuennen was born on 13 Sep 1983.

7-Victor N. Croatt was born on 21 Mar 1887 in St. Lucas and died on 23 Jul 1961 at age 74. Victor married Mary Schmitt, daughter of John Schmitt and Betha Elizabeth Boeding. Mary was born on 7 Aug 1889 in Iowa. They had five children. In 1917 he asked for a draft exemption, stating that he had Rheumatism.

8-Nicholas John Croatt was born on 15 May 1910 in St. Lucas, died on 7 Feb 2007 in New Hampton Care Center at age 96, and was buried in St. Lucas. Nicholas married Eleanor A. Nienhaus on 22 Jun 1937 in Our Lady of Seven Dolors, daughter of John Nienhaus and Catherine Marie Kipp. Eleanor was born on 26 Apr 1911, died on 26 Jul 2004 in New Hampton Care Center at age 93, and was buried in St. Luke's Cemetery. They had three children. Nick owned a trucking business, Croatt Implement Co., an auto dealership, sold insurance, and was mayor of St. Lucas for many years. He was a dedicated baseball player, coach and fan. He enjoyed golf and was a member of the Knights of Columbus and Catholic Order of Foresters.

9-Arlys Jean Croatt was born on 4 Jul 1939. Arlys married Patrick Fitzgerald on 5 Sep 1960. Patrick was born on 25 Oct 1936. They had six children.

10-Terry Lee Fitzgerald was born on 30 Jun 1936.

10-Michael James Fitzgerald was born on 2 Jul 1962.

10-Patti Sue Fitzgerald was born on 30 Jul 1963.

10-Timothy Scott Fitzgerald was born on 27 Jul 1966.

10-Karen Lynn Fitzgerald was born on 27 Feb 1968.

10-Kimberly Kay Fitzgerald was born on 4 Jan 1976.

9-Sharon Kay Croatt was born on 25 May 1942 and died in 1967 at age 25. Sharon married Gary Louis Frana on 28 Sep 1963. Gary was born on 27 Jul 1942 in Calmar.

9-Leallan N. (Luke) Croatt was born on 14 Sep 1945. Leallan married Jeanette Irene Bodensteiner, daughter of Albert Henry Bodensteiner and Sylvia Elizabeth Holthaus. Jeanette was born on 5 Jun 1947. They had two children.

10-Allison Lea Croatt was born on 14 May 1970. Allison married Michael Edwards on 7 Aug 1988. The marriage ended in divorce. Michael was born on 14 May 1968 in Iowa. They had two children.

11-Andrew Lee Edwards was born on 26 Mar 1987.

11-Alexander Nicholas Edwards was born on 5 Feb 1990. Allison next married Michael James Knutson on 5 Sep 1992. Michael was born on 28 May 1968.

10-Aimee Beth Croatt was born on 31 Dec 1972.

8-John Croatt was born on 16 Dec 1911 and died before 2007. John married Blanch Tierney on 16 Jun 1936 in Our Lady of Mount Carmel, daughter of Dennis Tierney and Margarite Sheridan. Blanch was born in 1912 and died before 2004 in not in SS index. They had one daughter.

9-Shirley Ann Croatt was born on 7 Apr 1941. Shirley married Alex Arnold Schmitt on 15 Oct 1960, son of William J. Schmitt and Anna Kuennen. Alex was born in 1937 in West Union. They had four children.

10-Dennis William Schmitt was born on 29 Jun 1961 in West Union. Dennis married Glenda Gertrude Bohre on 4 Sep 1982. Glenda was born on 12 Dec 1959. They had four children.

11-Darren William Schmitt was born on 28 Feb 1986 in West Union.

11-Bradley Schmitt was born on 28 Feb 1986.

11-Brian Schmitt was born on 28 Feb 1986.

11-Derek Schmitt was born on 28 Feb 1986.

10-Darrell G. Schmitt was born on 9 Jun 1962 in New Hampton. Darrell married Tammy Lensing on 20 Aug 1988. Tammy was born on 30 May 1969. They had one son: Alexander Tate.

11-Alexander Tate Schmitt was born on 27 May 1992.

10-Dean Schmitt was born on 10 Aug 1963. Dean married Cheryl Guyer Fonley on 5 Sep 1987. Cheryl was born on 7 Apr 1966. They had one son: Brandon.

11-Brandon Schmitt was born on 1 Jun 1991.

10-Mary Lynn Schmitt was born on 13 Jul 1968. Mary married Bradley J. Baumler on 15 Jun 1991. Bradley was born on 31 May 1969.

8-Rita Croatt was born on 6 May 1915 in St. Lucas and died on 29 Nov 1982 in Waucoma at age 67. Rita married Joseph Martin on 23 Jun 1936, son of Carl Martin and Theresa Kuennen. Joseph was born on 9 Nov 1903 and died on 17 Sep 1984 in Waucoma at age 80. They had five children.

9-Charles M. Martin was born on 14 May 1937. Charles married Rose M. Rose was born on 28 May 1948. They had one son: Paul C..

10-Paul C. Martin was born on 29 Jan 1979.

9-Carlene Martin

9-Harry A. Martin was born on 15 Dec 1939. Harry married Mary A. Mary was born on 21 Jun 1945.

9-Sister Mary Ellen Martin entered the convent in 1959, known as Sister Mary Ellen.

9-Joann Martin

8-Linus Conrad Croatt was born on 19 Feb 1918 in St. Lucas, died on 7 Mar 2001 in St. Lucas at age 83, and was buried in St. Luke's Cemetery. Linus married Leona B. Huber on 9 Jun 1941 in St. John's Catholic Church, Fort Atkinson, daughter of Leo Henry Huber and Barbara L. Sluka. Leona was born on 6 Oct 1920 and died on 2 Mar 2001 in St. Lucas at age 80. They had one son. They lived and farmed 1 1/4 miles west of St. Lucas until they moved into town in 1971. Linus was a licensed insurance agent with his agency; The Linus Croatt Insurance Agency from 1962, selling the agency in 1992. He was also a Director for the Farmers Mutual Insurance in Fayette. Memberships include St. Lukes Catholic Church and the Catholic Order of Foresters. In his free time Linus enjoyed fishing, cracking walnuts, going out to the farm and spending time with his grand children and great-grandchildren.
Linus is survived by his wife Leona; one son; Victor Croatt (Mary) of St. Lucas; one daughter; Joyce Drilling (Loras ) of Waucoma. 9 grandchildren and 9 great-grandchildren . One brother ; Nick Croatt (Eleanor) of St. Lucas. He wa s preceded in death by his parents; a grandson; Robert John Croatt in 1971. One brother; John Croatt; two sisters; Rita Martin and Angeline Wenthold.

9-Victor Leo Croatt was born on 3 Jan 1946. Victor married Mary Theresa Best. Mary was born in 1946. They had three children.

10-Robert Croatt was born about 1978 and died on 4 Aug 1971. A four-year old boy was killed Wednesday near St. Lucas when a tractor rolled over him. The victim was identified as Robert Croatt, son of Mr. and Mrs. Victor Croatt who farm near here. Authorities s a i d the boj climbed onto the tractor and released the brake, causing it to roll backwards. The boy either fell or jumped off the tractor and a wheel passed over him. He was pronounced dead at the scene.

10-Jamie Croatt was born on 6 Jan 1980. Jamie married Courtney Weller on 19 Aug 2006 in St. Ann's Catholic Church.

10-Katie Lynn Croatt was born in 1983.

8-Angeline Croatt was born on 25 Nov 1921 in St. Lucas and died on 29 Nov 1990 in Iowa at age 69. Angeline married Hubert Henry Wenthold, son of Barney Wenthold and Elizabeth Busch. Hubert was born on 17 Jul 1917, died on 25 Jan 1997 in LaCrosse Lutheran Hospital at age 79, and was buried in St. Benedict Cemetery. They had four children.

9-Roger D. Wenthold was born on 5 Jul 1947. Roger married Patricia A. Patricia was born in 1947.

9-Norma Jean Wenthold was born on 2 Apr 1949. Norma married Richard Charles Wenzel. They had two children: Paul R. and David L.

9-Lauren Wenthold was born on 9 Mar 1951. Lauren married Bonnie Rothmeyer, daughter of Gregory Herbert Rothmeyer and Marilyn Bushman. Bonnie was born on 29 Jul 1951.

9-Luann Wenthold

7-Cecilia Croatt (Twin) was born on 21 Mar 1887 in St. Lucas and died on 25 Apr 1887.

7-Cecelia Croatt was born on 18 Jul 1888 in St. Lucas and died on 2 Jan 1965 in Spokane at age 76. Cecelia married John (Jake) Hauer on 31 Aug 1909 in St. Luke's Catholic Church, son of Conrad Hauer and Catharina Speckenreither. John was born on 29 Mar 1882 in Tannesburg, Bavaria and died on 29 May 1965 in Spokane, Washington at age 83. They had three children. His draft card shows he was a merchant in St. Lucas. His wife was listed as Cecilia Hauer of St. Lucas.

8-Alphonse Hauer was born in 1912 in St. Lucas.

8-Urban Nicholas Hauer was born on 31 Aug 1914 in St. Lucas and died on 21 Jun 1991 in Spokane at age 76.

8-Miriam Hauer was born after 1920.

7-John Henry Croatt was born on 26 Jan 1890 in St. Lucas and died on 22 Aug 1951 at age 61. John married Margaret Balk on 13 Oct 1914, daughter of John Balk Sr. and Mary Schones. Margaret was born in Feb 1896 in St. Lucas and died on 4 May 1968 at age 72. They had one daughter: Viola. He registered for the draft on 5 Jun 1917 stating that he was a farmer, married and had a child.

8-Viola Croatt was born in 1917. Viola married Mark Garner.

7-Jacob Croatt was born on 26 Oct 1891 in St. Lucas, died on 30 Oct 1971 in Waucoma at age 80, and was buried in St. Lucas Cemetery. Jacob married Josephine Unze on 8 Jun 1918 in Marystown, Minnesota, daughter of George Unze and Elizabeth Peters. Josephine was born on 4 Feb 1898 in Marystown, Minnesota, died on 18 May 1999 in Bartell Eastern Star Nursing Home at age 101, and was buried in St. Luke's Cemetery. They had six children. They lived in St. Lucas all their married lives. He was also a cattle buyer for the area farmers. They retired in 1955 and spent their winters in Florida.

Jacob and Mary Franzen (23 Sep 1895-29 Apr 1963) had a son, James, born 15 July 1915. Mary married Frank Riha in 1919.

8-James M. Croatt was born on 15 Jul 1915 in Fayette Co., Iowa. Note: His parents were Jacob Croatt and Mary Franzen. They never married and Mary later married Frank Riha in 1919. James married Verena Katherine Rausch on 7 May 1940, daughter of Hugo Christopher Rausch and Barbara Theresa Hackman. Verena was born on 29 Jun 1922 in St. Lucas. They had nine children.

9-Elaine Barbara Croatt was born on 15 Jul 1941. Elaine married Kenneth Joseph Holthaus on 26 Dec 1969 in St. Luke's Catholic Church. Kenneth was born on 4 Apr 1943. They had three children.

10-Nancy Elaine Holthaus was born on 1 Jan 1971.

10-Dana J. Holthaus was born on 9 Jan 1972.

10-Bradford Kenneth Holthaus was born on 2 Feb 1973.

9-Kenneth Hugo (Chris) Croatt was born on 10 Jun 1942, died on 17 Dec 1994 in St. Mary's Hospital, Rochester at age 52, and was buried in St. Luke's Cemetery. He married Tracy Hoyt. They had no children.
FORT ATKINSON Kenneth "Chris" Croatt,52, died Saturday, Dec. 17,
1994, in St. Mary's Hospital, Rochester, from complications of surgery. Survivors include his parents, James and Verena of St. Lucas; two brothers, Melvin of Minneapolis and Roger of St. Lucas; and six sisters, Elaine Holthaus and Susan Croatt, both of Dubuque, Phyllis Gully.

9-Phyllis Loretta Croatt was born on 15 Jun 1943. Phyllis married Mark William Gully on 15 Oct 1965 in St. Luke's Catholic Church. Mark was born in Sep 1940. They had two children.

10-Curtis Mark Gully was born on 20 Sep 1967. Curtis married Lori Lynn Trotter. Lori was born in Dec 1969.

10-Jeffrey Richard Gully was born on 17 Jun 1969. Jeffrey married Michelle Hoelsher. Michelle was born in May 1971.

9-Janice Hermina Croatt was born on 3 Jun 1944. Janice married Gary L. Mihm on 29 May 1965 in St. Lucas, son of Marinus Nicholas (Mark) Mihm and Margaret Mae Mitchell. Gary was born on 24 Jul 1944 in Fort Atkinson. They had three children.

10-Cary Joseph Mihm was born on 10 Nov 1965.

10-Scott Anthony Mihm was born on 25 Sep 1966. He married Melissa Jo.

10-Wendy Ann Mihm was born on 2 May 1968. Wendy married Alvin C. Herold, son of John Andrew Herold and Ann Kriener. Alvin was born on 29 Aug 1967.

9-Lorraine Angela Croatt was born on 11 Mar 1950. Lorraine married * Ronald M. Holthaus on 3 Feb 1973 in St. Luke's Catholic Church. Ronald was born on 4 Jun 1944 in Decorah. They had three children.

10-Julia Marie Holthaus was born on 15 Jul 1973.

10-Chad Michael Holthaus was born on 21 Sep 1976.

10-Shanna Lynne Holthaus was born on 18 Aug 1979.

9-Melvin Edward Croatt was born on 15 Apr 1951. Melvin married Rita Loesch. Rita was born on 29 Oct 1959. The marriage ended in divorce on 25 Mar 1983. Melvin married Karen E. Jacobson on 22 Nov 1986 in Hennepin Co., Minnesota. He married Jo B. Woodward on 10 Jan 1998. She was born on 18 Apr 1952.

9-Roger Donald Croatt was born on 21 May 1953. Roger married Tracy L. Isenberger. Tracy was born in Oct 1953. They had one daughter: Kylie Suesan.

10-Kylie Suesan Croatt was born on 7 Dec 1979. Kylie married Nathan Thomas Beran on 1 May 2004 in Centenary United Methodist Church, Mankato. Nathan was born in Dec 1978.

9-Karen Elaine Croatt was born on 20 Dec 1958. Karen married Michael Born. Michael was born in Feb 1954.

9-Susan Phyllis Croatt was born on 6 Dec 1961.

8-Mildred Croatt was born on 10 Oct 1920 in St. Lucas, died on 27 Sep 2007 in Palmer Lutheran Health Center in West Union at age 86, and was buried in St. Luke's Cemetery. Mildred married Herbert G. Dietzenbach on 11 Jun 1940, son of Joseph Dietzenbach and Mary A. Hackman. Herbert was born on 15 Feb 1918 in St. Lucas, died in May 1981 in West Union at age 63, and was buried in St. Luke's Cemetery. They had eight children. Following their marriage they farmed south of St. Lucas until Herbert's death in 1993. Mildred was a member of the St. Luke's Rosary Society and the National Catholic Society of Foresters.

Survivors include five sons, Myrle of Independence, Roger of Eldorado, Wis., Leon of Hawkeye, Melvin of Decorah and Paul of West Union; three daughters, Betty Lowe of Snellville, Ga., Arlene Schaufenbuel of Fairfax and Elaine Drilling of Waucoma; and four sisters, Evelyn Wurzer of Waucoma and Louise Dietzenbach, Irene Franzen and Rose Mary Franzen, all of St. Lucas.


9-Myrle Joseph Dietzenbach was born on 31 Aug 1941. Myrle married Kaye Josephine Garnavillo. Kaye was born on 28 Jul 1945. They had five children.

10-Lori K. Dietzenbach was born on 21 Dec 1968.

10-Bradley Joseph Dietzenbach was born on 31 Jul 1970. He married Christal Ringgenberg. They are the parents of Jacob and Isaac.

10-Sherry Lynn Dietzenbach was born on 9 Mar 1972. She married Jeffrey DeForest Spahn. They are the parents of Amelia and Sullivan.

10-Jeffrey Joseph Dietzenbach was born on 25 Oct 1976. He married Aimee Stein. They are the parents of Ethan.

10-Gregory Joseph Dietzenbach was born on 28 Mar 1978. He married Andrea Heidt. They are the parents of Ada.

9-Betty A. Dietzenbach was born on 15 Mar 1943. Betty married Gaylord Kuennen, son of Nicholas H. Kuennen and Frances A. Schaufenbuel. Gaylord was born on 12 Apr 1942. They had four children. The marriage ended in divorce.

10-Steven G. Kuennen was born on 22 Apr 1965. Steven married Debra Dumont. They had two children: Christopher and Chase.

10-Nancy Kuennen was born on 4 Jan 1966. Nancy married Curtis Pederson. They had two children: Carla and Andrew.

10-Brenda Kuennen was born on 9 Sep 1967. Brenda married Charles Aloisio. Charles was born on 27 Mar 1968. They had two children: Zachary and Cameron.

Brenda next married Michael Bedenk.

10-Timothy Scott Kuennen was born on 5 Aug 1972. Timothy married Julie Ann Bruski, daughter of Ralph Bruski and Frances Cate.

Betty next married Mr. Lowe.

9-Roger H. Dietzenbach was born on 29 Sep 1947. Roger married Christine. They had one son: Matthew R.

9-Leon Joseph Dietzenbach was born on 21 May 1949. Leon married Lois Ann Bulgren. Lois was born in 1951. They had three children: Rachel Ann, Amanda Beth, and Sarah Lynn.

9-Arlene Irene Dietzenbach was born on 7 Jun 1952. Arlene married Eugene Donald Schaufenbuel on 22 Sep 1984, son of Bernard A. Schaufenbuel and Elizabeth Mary Bodensteiner. Eugene was born on 21 Aug 1947. They had one daughter.

10-Leah Schaufenbuel was born on 7 Feb 1989.

9-Elaine Mary Dietzenbach was born on 20 Sep 1955. Elaine married Lawrence James (Larry) Drilling, son of Clarence J. Drilling and Helen Bodensteiner. Lawrence was born on 6 Apr 1954. They had two children: Kurt A. and Scott M.

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

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

9-Melvin Dietzenbach was born on 23 May 1957. Melvin married Jeanette C. Kruse. Jeanette was born on 6 Sep 1945.

9-Paul H. Dietzenbach was born on 1 Apr 1960. Paul married Debbie J. Franzen, daughter of Laverne Edward (Eddie) Franzen and Rosemary Croatt. Debbie was born in 1960.

8-Evelyn E. Croatt was born on 15 Feb 1923. Evelyn married Edwin John Wurzer on 26 Jun 1946 in St. Luke's Catholic Church, son of Konrad T. Wurzer and Barbara Kuennen. Edwin was born on 17 Nov 1916, died on 15 Apr 2004 in Mercy Medical Center, New Hampton at age 87, and was buried in Alpha Cemetery, Waucoma. They had eight children. He served with the 951st Battalion in the Army from 1941 to 1945. They farmed in the Waucoma - Alpha area.

9-Dean Jacob Wurzer was born on 20 Apr 1949. Dean married Diane E. Myers. Diane was born on 6 Sep 1949. They had five children.

10-Lyle J. Wurzer was born on 28 Nov 1968. Lyle married Penny Myers. Penny was born on 25 Aug 1970. They had three children: Kristina, Scott, and Courtney.

10-Brian Wurzer was born on 23 Dec 1969 and died on 23 Feb 1970.

10-Brenda Lee Wurzer was born in 1971. Brenda married Thomas Dewey Sloan, son of John Lawrence Sloan. They had four children: Jennifer, Bryan, Michael, and Kayla Diane.

11-Kayla Diane Sloan was born on 12 Apr 1994 in Omaha.

10-Bradley Dean Wurzer was born in 1975.

10-Jill A. Wurzer was born in 1978.

9-Carol Ann Wurzer was born on 1 Sep 1950. Carol married Donald D. Zilmer. Donald was born in 1943. They had three children.

10-William Thomas Zilmer was born in 1972.

10-Daniel Dean Zilmer was born in 1975.

10-Michael Allan Zilmer was born in 1978. Michael married Ashley. They had one daughter: Emma Jost.

9-Allan Anton Wurzer was born on 4 Apr 1952. Allan married Joyce Elaine Roethler. Joyce was born on 23 May 1952. They had two children.

10-Chad Allen Wurzer was born on 9 Jan 1976. Chad married Suzanne Marie Einck, daughter of Gerald Edward Einck and Elizabeth Ann (Beth) Minger. They had one son, Connor Allen.

10-Shelly Wurzer was born on 6 Feb 1978.

Allan next married Joyce E. Joyce was born in 1952. They had one son: Chad Allen.

10-Chad Allen Wurzer was born on 9 Jan 1976. Chad married Suzanne Marie Einck, daughter of Gerald Edward Einck and Elizabeth Ann (Beth) Minger. They had one son, Connor Allan.

9-Inez Louise Wurzer was born on 5 Feb 1956. Inez married Steven D. Scholbrock on 17 Jun 1977 in St. Mary's Catholic Church, Waucoma. Steven was born on 16 Jan 1956. They had three children: Samantha Ann, Matthew P., and Benjamin.

9-Faye Irene Wurzer was born on 8 Aug 1957. Faye married Floyd Clarence Winter, son of Leonard Winter and Nadine M. Floyd was born on 13 Oct 1952 in Waucoma. They had three children: Katie J., Sara, and Lisa.

9-Donna Rosemary Wurzer was born in 1958. Donna married Jeffrey Alan Van Sickle on 29 Jul 1978, son of George Orville Van Sickle and Phyllis Mae Benter. Jeffrey was born on 14 Feb 1959 in Charles City. They had six children.

10-Wendy Sue Van Sickle was born on 30 Jan 1979 in Oelwein.

10-Nathan Scott Van Sickle was born on 11 Feb 1981 in Oelwein and died on 18 May 1982 in Cedar Rapids at age 1.

10-Nicole Marie Van Sickle was born on 13 Dec 1982 in Oelwein.

10-Kimberly Ann Van Sickle was born on 24 Dec 1983 in Oelwein.

10-Bruce Alan Van Sickle was born on 14 Sep 1986 in Oelwein.

10-Andrew Jeffery Van Sickle was born on 19 Aug 1987 in Oelwein.

9-Sheila Ann Wurzer was born on 28 Sep 1961. Sheila married Randall Bratrud. They had three children: Tessa, Coleby, and Dusti Jo.

9-Norma Rosaria Wurzer was born on 2 Jul 1963. Norma married Duane Martin Frey. Duane was born on 16 Apr 1954. They had four children: Matthew M., Anthony, Jennifer, and Makenzie.

8-Louise Catherine Croatt was born on 25 Aug 1927 in St. Lucas. Louise married Edward Anton Dietzenbach, son of Joseph Dietzenbach and Mary A. Hackman. Edward was born on 31 Jan 1921 in St. Lucas. They farmed near St. Lucas. They had five children.

9-Ronald Joseph Dietzenbach was born in 1949. He married Linda Louise. They have a daughter, Sharon.

9-Eugene Hugo Dietzenbach was born in 1950. He married Dorene Kay. They have a son, Gene R.

9-Jerald Herbert Dietzenbach was born in 1954.

9-Diane Irene Dietzenbach was born in 1956. She married Jeffrey John Knepper. He was born in 1956.

9-Clair Urban Dietzenbach was born in 1963. He married Sheri Ann Kleve. They have three children.

10-Eric Michael Dietzenbach was born 11 Apr 1985. He married Andrea Kaye Jirak on 6 Sep 2008 in St. Lukes.

10-Matthew Dietzenbach was born in 1988.

10-Jill Dietzenbach was born in 1991.

8-Irene Minnie Croatt was born on 24 Jan 1930. Irene married Albert George Franzen, son of Michael Franzen and Clara Frances Schmitt. Albert was born on 6 Apr 1926 in Hawkeye, died on 9 Nov 2006 in Waucoma at age 80, and was buried in St. Luke's Cemetery. They had six children.

In 1944 he lived in Hawkeye. In 1996 he split off 1.56 acres to his son and duaghter-in-law, James and Laura and approx. 6.42 acres to his sons, dba Franzen Bros. They moved to Waucoma.

9-Judy Josephine Franzen was born on 8 Jul 1953. Judy is the mother of Andrew Michael and Kathryn Ann Raoch. Judy married Cyril Herbert Steinlage, son of Alois (Al) J. Steinlage and Anne Theresa Neusch. Cyril was born on 31 Dec 1952 in West Union. They had two children.

10-Steven Michael Steinlage was born on 11 Jun 1973.

10-Jeffrey L. Steinlage was born on 31 Aug 1976 in West Union. Jeffrey married Melinda A. They had one son: Brock.

Judy next married Michael G. Roach.

9-Janice Kay Franzen was born in 1956. Janice married Steven Patrick Kuboushek on 7 May 1977 in St. Luke's Catholic Church, son of Robert Albert Kuboushek and Laura Mary Rausch. Steven was born on 10 Oct 1956. They had four children.

10-Daniel Steven Kuboushek was born on 21 Jan 1980. Daniel married Staci Lyn Wurzer on 16 Apr 2005 in Mount Carmel Catholic Church in Lawler, daughter of Duane J. Wurzer and Jo Ann Mayo. Staci was born on 22 Nov 1980.

10-David Christopher Kuboushek was born on 8 Mar 1983.

10-Mark Anthony Kuboushek was born on 5 Feb 1986.

10-Julie Marie Kuboushek was born on 16 Oct 1988.

9-Diane Marie Franzen was born on 12 May 1958. Diane married Thomas Alan Pippert on 10 Dec 1977 in St. Luke's Catholic Church. Thomas was born in 1956. They had two children: Brian Thomas and Nicole Marie.

9-Bonnie Sue Franzen was born on 1 Feb 1961. Bonnie married Daryl William Kuehner on 12 Apr 1983, son of Carl N. Kuehner and Theresa A. Wurzer. Daryl was born on 17 Apr 1957. They had two children.

10-Kyle Kuehner was born in 1984.

10-William Albert Kuehner was born on 15 Feb 1994.

9-James Allan (Jim) Franzen was born on 1 Aug 1963. James married Laura.

9-Robert Duane Franzen was born on 3 Dec 1965. Robert married Julie Mae Kuennen on 6 Jul 1991, daughter of Paul B. Kuennen and Gertrude Angela Hageman. Julie was born on 31 May 1966. They had one son, Grant.

8-Rosemary Croatt was born on 17 Jan 1935. Rosemary married Laverne Edward (Eddie) Franzen, son of Michael Franzen and Clara Frances Schmitt. Laverne was born on 29 Sep 1929 in St. Lucas. They had three children.

9-Debbie J. Franzen was born in 1960. Debbie married Samuel Joseph Hageman, son of Conrad Linus Hageman and Gertrude Eleanor Loesch. Samuel was born in 1960 in St. Lucas. They had three children.

10-Jamie Joe Hageman was born on 5 Mar 1982 in West Union.

10-Marcus Allan Hageman was born on 10 Jun 1984 in West Union.

10-Heidi Hageman

Debbie next married Paul H. Dietzenbach, son of Herbert G. Dietzenbach and Mildred Croatt. Paul was born on 1 Apr 1960.

9-Daniel Jacob (Danny) Franzen was born on 16 Aug 1962. Daniel married and had 1 child, Mollie Michelle.

9-Denise Marie Franzen married and had 2 children, Zackery and Nick.

7-Minnie Croatt was born on 24 Aug 1893 in St. Lucas and died on 2 Jul 1974 at age 80. Minnie married Dominic Goerand, son of Nicholas and Elisabeth Goerend, on 1 Feb 1916.

7-Rose Croatt was born on 9 Jan 1896 in St. Lucas and died on 2 Dec 1985 in Waucoma at age 89. Rose married Theodore L. Schmitt on 24 Apr 1918, son of Jacob Schmitt Sr. and Anna Meyer. Theodore was born on 10 Mar 1897 in St. Lucas and died on 14 Mar 1990 in Waucoma at age 93. They had six children. He registered for the draft on 5 June 1918 stating that he was a self-employed farmer and his nearest relative was Mrs. Theodore Schmitt.

8-Loretta Schmitt was born on 28 May 1919 in St. Lucas and died on 11 Aug 1988 in Waucoma at age 69. Loretta married John J. Korzendorfer on 15 Feb 1938, son of Hieronymus John (Harmon) Korzendorfer and Mary A. Hackman. John was born on 10 Jul 1914 in St. Lucas, died on 10 Oct 1996 in New Hampton at age 82, and was buried in St. Mary's Cemetery, Waucoma. They had three children. John Korzendorfer,82, died Oct. 10, 1996, in St. Joseph's Community Hospital, New Hampton, after a long illness.

9-Jerome Theodore (Jerry) Korzendorfer was born on 1 Apr 1939. Jerome married Patricia Marie Weiland on 27 Mar 1967. Patricia was born on 26 Apr 1944 in Chicago. They had one son: Nick John (Micky).

10-Nick John (Micky) Korzendorfer was born on 3 Oct 1967. Nick married Holly Franzen on 10 Oct 1992. Holly was born on 8 Jan 1969.

9-Elaine Mary Korzendorfer was born on 28 Mar 1941. Elaine married Kenneth H. Wurzer on 25 Nov 1961, son of Edward O. Wurzer and Elizabeth Kuennen. Kenneth was born on 17 Aug 1939. They had five children.

10-Brian Wurzer was born on 17 Jul 1963. Brian married Peggy Hanson on 15 Apr 1989, daughter of Leonard Hanson and Mary Jane Riley. Peggy was born on 9 Aug 1964. They had one son, Joshua.

10-Steve Wurzer was born on 19 Jun 1965 and died on 31 Dec 1990 at age 25.

10-Keri Sue Wurzer was born on 13 May 1967. Keri married Steve Wirtz on 20 May 1989. Steve was born on 9 Jul 1966. They had a son, Kyle.

10-Kris Kay Wurzer was born on 29 Aug 1969. Kris married Michael J. Van Sickle on 7 Sep 1991. Michael was born on 13 Apr 1967. They had two children: Montana and Jared.

10-Chad J. Wurzer was born on 31 Jul 1971.

9-Judith A. (Judy) Korzendorfer was born on 17 Feb 1951. Judith married Donald M. Schaufenbuel on 4 Jul 1970, son of William Joseph Schaufenbuel Sr. and Marie Stammeyer. Donald was born on 19 Dec 1949. They had two children: Todd and Jason John.

Judith next married Thomas Canfield.

8-Alvina Katherine Schmitt was born on 28 Aug 1920 in Waucoma. Alvina married Raymond Bernard Bodensteiner on 23 Apr 1940 in Waucoma, son of Carl John Bodensteiner and Johanna Margaret Rausch. Raymond was born on 17 May 1917 in St. Lucas, died on 21 Nov 2001 in Mercy Medical Center, New Hampton at age 84, and was buried in St. Mary's Cemetery. They had six children.

9-Mark Bodensteiner was born on 9 Aug 1942 in New Hampton. Mark married Judith A. Dornan on 14 Aug 1965. Judith was born on 1 Jun 1945 in Amherstburg, Ontario, Canada. They had two children.

10-Steven Bodensteiner was born on 8 Sep 1967 in Detroit, Michigan. Steven married Tiffany Wolfe. Tiffany was born on 24 Mar 1968.

10-Sheryl Bodensteiner was born on 26 Nov 1969. Sheryl married Michael J. Batt.

9-Dr. Robert T. Bodensteiner was born on 5 Oct 1945. Robert married Mary Kay Buenker on 5 Aug 1967. Mary was born on 1 Sep 1945. They had two children: Luke A. and Nathan R.

9-Donald Albert Bodensteiner was born on 4 Aug 1948. Donald married Patricia Elaine Coplen on 28 Feb 1970 in Minnesota. Patricia was born on 22 Jul 1949. They had two children.

10-Jon Christian Bodensteiner was born on 7 Jul 1970 in Minneapolis.

10-Adam C. Bodensteiner was born on 4 Mar 1981 in New Hampton.

9-Mary H. Bodensteiner was born on 10 Sep 1950. Mary married Calvin Weidenbach. Calvin was born on 18 Oct 1950 in Highmore, South Dakota. They had two children: Megan and Andrea.

9-Thomas Bodensteiner was born on 11 Nov 1952. Thomas married Mary Katherine Beiriger on 28 Jun 1972. Mary was born on 24 Nov 1953 in Indiana. They had three children: Bert L., Karl L., and Matthew.

9-Carl Bodensteiner was born in 1956 and died in 1979 at age 23. Carl was mentioned in the obit of his father as preceding him in death.

8-Esther Schmitt was born on 1 Feb 1923 in Fayette Co., Iowa and died on 18 Jan 1999 in Woodburn, Marion Co., Oregon at age 75. Esther married Andrew H. Myers on 16 Nov 1946, son of Raymond Myers and Hildegard Herold. Andrew was born on 29 Mar 1917 in Fort Atkinson and died on 16 May 1989 at age 72. They had four children.

9-Nancy Myers was born on 16 Aug 1947. Nancy married George Norris. They had two children: Jill and Theodore.

Nancy next married Larry Kline on 16 Jan 1992.

9-Jeanne K. Myers was born on 21 Aug 1949. Jeanne married Jerome Burrows on 5 Sep 1971. Jeanne next married Thomas H. Iverson on 24 Jul 1974. They had two children.

10-Samuel A. Iverson was born on 14 Jan 1973 in Colorado Springs, El Paso Co., Colorado.

10-John M. Iverson was born on 16 Apr 1976.

9-Susan Myers was born on 29 Apr 1955. Susan married Paul Jiroux on 30 Sep 1988.

9-JoAnn Myers was born on 25 Jul 1957. JoAnn married Jeff Nicholas. Jeff was born on 6 Jul 1956 in Clear Lake. They had two children: Nicholas and Victoria.

8-Roy Victor Schmitt was born on 17 Aug 1925, died on 3 Feb 1974 in Waucoma at age 48, and was buried in St. Mary's Cemetery, Waucoma. Roy married Venelle Dostel Jirak on 20 Oct 1946 in Assumption Church, Little Turkey. Venelle was born in 1927. They had five children.

9-Mary Ann Schmitt was born on 26 Nov 1947 in New Hampton. Mary married Dennis Rosendahl on 5 Jun 1966. Dennis was born on 2 Nov 1945. They had one daughter.

10-Tammy Rosendahl was born on 16 Oct 1966. Tammy married Greg Staut on 5 Jun 1966. Greg was born on 4 Mar 1966. They have a son, Mitchel Daniel.

9-John Schmitt was born on 23 Jan 1949 in New Hampton. John married Mary Jo Sheely on 5 Jul 1966. Mary was born on 2 Jan 1949. They had three children: Michael, Nicole, and Kristin.

9-Thomas Schmitt was born on 15 Jun 1953 in New Hampton. Thomas married May Kruse on 22 Aug 1969 in West Union, daughter of Theodore Kruse and Maxine Moore. May was born on 7 May 1952 in West Union. They had two children.

10-Angela Marie Schmitt was born on 5 Dec 1969 in New Hampton.

10-Heidi Lynn Schmitt was born on 18 Nov 1970 in New Hampton.

9-Kathryn Schmitt was born on 26 Nov 1955. Kathryn married Brian Fleming on 23 Jun 1979. Brian was born on 21 Mar 1951 in Ames. They had two children.

10-Eric Fleming was born on 16 Jul 1983.

10-Emily Fleming was born 6 ay 1986.

9-Steven Schmitt was born on 21 Jul 1959. Steven married Brenda Canlas 18 ar 1989. Brenda was born on 11 Dec 1961 in Philipines.

8-Ceclia E. Schmitt was born on 6 Jun 1928 in Waucoma. Ceclia married Robert O'Rourke on 26 Dec 1949. Robert was born on 5 Dec 1921 in Dubuque. They had four children.

9-Michael O'Rourke married Lori Giovanetti on 10 Apr 1971. Lori was born on 10 Apr 1951 in Stockton, California. They had one son.

10-Jui O'Rourke was born on 3 Sep 1971.

9-Patrick O'Rourke was born on 22 Dec 1951 in Decorah. Patrick married Judy Minotti on 15 Nov 1980. Judy was born on 29 Dec in Stockton, California. They had one son: Patrick.

10-Patrick O'Rourke was born on 27 Jun 1986.

9-Peggy O'Rourke was born on 24 May 1954. Peggy married Jim McCleary on 23 Jul 1977. Jim was born on 16 Jul 1953 in Manteca, California. They had three children: Kathy, Kelly, and Ryan.

10-Ryan McCleary was born on 31 Mar 1983.

9-Robert O'Rourke was born on 11 Mar 1960. Robert married Christine Sweigert on 11 Apr 1992. Christine was born on 6 Oct 1961.

8-Alfred Jacob Schmitt was born on 15 Feb 1932. Alfred married Arlene Myers on 28 Apr 1956, daughter of Clifford Myers and Loretta Mary Gebel. Arlene was born on 3 Nov 1934. They had three children.

9-Donna Jo Schmitt was born on 8 Aug 1958. Donna married David Karnik on 8 Aug 1980. David was born 31 Apr 1951. They had three children: Korey, Karly, and Kassidy.

9-Alan Schmitt was born on 10 Apr 1962. Alan married Jana Beatty on 1 Mar 1986. Jana was born in 30 Aug 1963. They had two children, Amanda Jane and Matthew Theodore.

9-Lori Schmitt was born on 7 Sep 1965. Lori married Greg Dela Rosa on 11 Sep 1987. Greg was born on 30 Apr 1965 in Austin, Texas. They had a daughter: Marissa Angeline.

7-Anna H. Croatt was born on 26 Jan 1898 in St. Lucas and died on 18 Feb 1945 in New Hampton at age 47. Anna married William Henry Mihm on 12 Feb 1918, son of George J. Mihm and Margaretha Bodensteiner. William was born on 3 Jan 1897 in St. Lucas and died on 24 Aug 1970 in St. Lucas at age 73. They had five children.

8-Bernadine Catherine Mihm was born on 3 Dec 1918 in St. Lucas and died on 1 Apr 2003 in Waucoma at age 84. Bernadine married Aloysius Joseph (Albert) Dietzenbach on 30 Aug 1938 in St. Luke's, son of Andrew Dietzenbach and Cecilia Marie Kipp. Aloysius was born on 14 Oct 1914 in St. Lucas, died on 5 Jan 2004 in New Hampton Care Center at age 89, and was buried in St. Luke's Cemetery. They had three children. They farmed west of St. Lucas. Bernadine died on April 1, 2003, following a brief illness.

9-Lyle A. Dietzenbach was born on 26 Apr 1942. Lyle married Donna Strand on 26 Jun 1971. They had two children: Dean A. and Donald.

9-Vernnon William Dietzenbach was born on 1 Sep 1949. Vernnon married Bernice Rose Brincks on 21 Jun 1969 in Calmar, daughter of Clarence Nicholas Brincks and Marie Anna Hageman. Bernice was born on 4 Jan 1947. They had four children.

10-Daniel Paul Dietzenbach was born on 9 Mar 1970. Daniel married Michelle Eileen Rupp. Michelle was born on 27 Oct 1974. They had a son, Ryan Daniel.

10-Lori Ann Dietzenbach was born on 17 Oct 1973. Lori married Benjamin Wilbora on 30 Jun 2001 in St. Luke's Catholic Church.

10-Jodi Marie Dietzenbach was born on 3 Jun 1977. Jodi married Jesse Michael Wenthold, son of James F. Wenthold and Mary Jane Zweibohmer. Jesse was born on 28 Jan 1975. They had one son: Dawson James.

10-Allen Dietzenbach was born on 4 Feb 1986.

9-Marcia Ann Dietzenbach was born on 19 Jun 1954. Marcia married Gregory James Swehla on 21 Sep 1974 in St. Luke's Catholic Church. Gregory was born on 19 Sep 1950. They had one son: Nathan.

10-Nathan Swehla was born on 16 Mar 1975.

8-Marinus Nicholas (Mark) Mihm was born on 10 Dec 1920 in St. Lucas. Marinus married Margaret Mae Mitchell on 17 Jun 1943 in St. Lucas, daughter of Edna Bertges. Margaret was born on 21 Sep 1921 in Iowa, died on 7 Oct 2000 in Rochester of cancer at age 79, and was buried in St. Luke's Cemetery. They had seven children.

9-Gary L. Mihm was born on 24 Jul 1944 in Fort Atkinson. Gary married Janice Hermina Croatt on 29 May 1965 in St. Lucas, daughter of James M. Croatt and Verena Katherine Rausch. Janice was born on 3 Jun 1944. They had three children; Cary Joseph, Scott Anthony, and Wendy Ann.

9-William Mitchell Mihm was born on 2 Feb 1951. William married Mary Lee Foreman on 27 Nov 1976 in St. Luke's Catholic Church, daughter of John Francis Foreman and Catherine Marie Huber. The marriage ended in divorce. Mary was born on 6 Dec 1953 in New Hampton.

9-Deborah Mihm was born on 14 Sep 1953. Deborah married Stephen Pesek.

9-Tamara Mihm was born in 1956. Tamara married Allan P. Thornton. Allan was born in 1956.

9-Roger Donald Mihm was born on 22 Jul 1956 in St. Lucas. Roger married Sally Ann Shileny, daughter of Edward Shileny and Sylvia Novack. Sally was born in 1953.

9-Jolene Mihm was born on 25 Dec 1961. Jolene married William Galligan.

9-Jacquelin A. Mihm was born on 25 Dec 1961 in St. Lucas, died on 27 Jan 2007 in University Hospital, Iowa City at age 45, and was buried in Holy Trinity Cemetery. Jacquelin married James Clayton. They had three children: Erin, Courtney, and Emily. She was sales manager for JM Swank Co., North Liberty, for 20 years. She died from complications of leukemia.

8-Alfreda Mihm was born on 10 Apr 1924 in St. Lucas. Alfreda married Cletus William Koshatka on 25 Jun 1947. Cletus was born on 14 May 1923 in Protivin.

8-Alice Mihm was born on 7 Feb 1926 in St. Lucas. Alice married Mel Kacher on 20 Aug 1947. Mel was born on 24 Nov 1924 in Fort Atkinson.

8-Donald Louis Mihm was born on 4 Jun 1930 in Fort Atkinson. Donald married Charlotte Jane Armstrong, daughter of Joy Lee Armstrong and Laura Mae Thompson. Charlotte was born on 9 Mar 1934 in Fort Atkinson. They had two children.

9-Roger Mihm married Sally Shileny. They had two children, Angie Kay and Andrew Roger.

9-Ruth A. Mihm was born on 2 Aug 1960. Ruth married Mark John Kuhn, son of Anthony W. Kuhn and Colette Elsbernd. Mark was born on 15 Dec 1958. They had a daughter, April.

7-Mathilda (Tillie) Croatt was born on 20 May 1900 in St. Lucas and died on 9 Oct 1993 in New Hampton Care Center at age 93. Mathilda married Clement John Kuennen on 23 Jun 1920 in St. Luke's, son of John Henry Kuennen and Theresa J. (Tracy) Martin. Clement was born on 1 Oct 1896 in St. Lucas, died on 20 Jan 1976 in Rochester, Olmsted Co., Minnesota at age 79, and was buried in West Union. They had nine children. They farmed in the St. Lucas area.

8-Edna Kuennen was born on 3 Apr 1921. Edna married Cyril F. Holthaus on 16 Feb 1942, son of Joseph A. Holthaus and Anna Schmitt. Cyril was born on 25 May 1918 in Festina. They had three children.

9-Joseph Gerald Holthaus was born on 23 Nov 1942 in Decorah, died on 30 Aug 2006 in Ossian Senior Hospice at age 63, and was buried in St. Francis de Sales Cemetery, Ossian. Joseph married Rita Ann Pavlovec on 28 Aug 1965 in Fort Atkinson, daughter of James Pavlovec and Mary Agnes Riha. Rita was born on 7 Jul 1945. They had six children.

10-Sherann (Cheryl) Holthaus was born on 16 May 1966. Sherann married Duane Marvin Kleve on 21 Jun 1986 in Ossian, son of Marvin John Kleve and Alvera Linda Tillman. Duane was born on 27 Jul 1965.

10-Julie Marie Holthaus was born on 4 Jun 1967.

10-Steven J. Holthaus was born on 18 Dec 1968. Steven married Molly Nelson. Molly was born in 1974.

10-Sandra K. Holthaus was born on 15 Jul 1973. Sandra married Christopher Clark.

10-Kris Ann Holthaus was born on 13 Feb 1975. Kris married Timothy Jerome Thuente, son of Vernon Lambert Thuente and Sandra Susan Einck. Timothy was born in Apr 1972. They had two children: Lindsey Ann and Hailey Jo.

10-Karla J. Holthaus was born on 13 Feb 1975. Karla married Brian D. Baumler, son of William J. Baumler and Shirley Miller. Brian was born on 7 May 1971 in Ossian.

9-Cleo C. Holthaus was born on 13 Apr 1944, died on 17 Sep 2006 in Castalia of Lymphoctic leukemia at age 62, and was buried in St. Francis de Sales Cemetery, Ossian. Cleo married Linda Auer on 9 Aug 1969 in St. Bridget's Catholic Church. Linda was born on 7 Feb 1948. They had two children: Shawn Alan and Ryan M.

9-Diane Holthaus was born on 20 Jun 1946. Diane married Burdette Davison. Burdette was born on 10 May 1944. They had three children: Shannon L., Travis L., and Leah A.

8-Clarence Victor Kuennen was born on 29 Nov 1923 in Iowa. Clarence married Geneva Mathilda Huinker on 23 May 1949, daughter of Frank Joseph Huinker and Caroline (Carrie) Einck. Geneva was born on 20 Aug 1928. They had 13 children.

9-Susan Caroline Kuennen was born on 21 Mar 1950. Susan married Gary Kenneth Kuene on 29 May 1971. They had four children; Chad Allen, Chalise Nicole, Adam, and Andrew.

9-Jean Ann Kuennen was born on 16 Mar 1951.

9-Karen Lynn Kuennen was born on 28 Jul 1952. Karen married Donald Craig Guidice on 31 Dec 1976. Donald was born in 1952. They had four children.

10-Kelly Jodine Guidice was born on 30 Oct 1978 and died as an infant.

9-Clarice Ann Kuennen was born on 12 Apr 1955. Clarice married Harvey Aldin Timp on 24 Mar 1973, son of Victor Albert Timp and Beatrice Lensing. Harvey was born on 4 May 1954. They had four children.

10-Kristi S. Timp was born on 17 Sep 1973.

10-Ryan M. Timp was born on 31 Oct 1977.

10-Nicole E. Timp was born on 11 Dec 1978.

10-Brandon Harvey Timp was born on 5 Dec 1983.

9-Cynthia Lea Kuennen was born on 20 Feb 1958. Cynthia married Norman Joseph Einck, son of Herbert Joseph Einck and Winnefred Buchheit. Norman was born on 9 May 1958. They had three children: Wendy, Heidi, and Jordan.

9-Randal Robert Kuennen was born on 17 Apr 1959 in Fort Atkinson. Randal married Jacqueline Sue Ameling on 29 Aug 1981, daughter of Clarence J. Amelingand Ida M. Smith. Jacqueline was born on 16 Nov 1960 in Fort Atkinson. They had three children.

10-Ashley Kuennen was born on 7 Jan 1984.

10-Brittany Kuennen was born on 28 May 1986.

10-Courtney Kuennen was born on 13 Nov 1991.

9-Lisa Marie Kuennen was born on 1 Nov 1961. Lisa married Michael Frana in 1987. They had a son, Jacob Michael. Lisa next married Alan Brockmeyer on 9 Jun 1990.

9-Dale Gerald Kuennen was born on 5 Jun 1963.

9-Jacquelynn Sue Kuennen was born on 29 Sep 1964.

9-Loren Leonard Kuennen was born on 17 Jun 1967. Loren married JoAnn Mary Baumler on 19 Sep 1992, daughter of Cyril Herman Baumler and Theresa Elizabeth Lansing. JoAnn was born from 1966 to 1970. They had two children.

10-Tanner Kuennen was born on 3 Oct 1996.

10-Alex Kuennen was born on 14 Sep 1998.

9-Mark Clement Kuennen was born on 1 Oct 1968. Mark married Linda Marie Taylor on 5 Jun 1993. They had three children: Morgan, Blake, and Nathan.

9-Jeffrey Francis Kuennen was born on 8 Dec 1970. Jeffrey married Jackie. They had a daughter, Maggie.

9-Sandra K. Kuennen was born on 23 Oct 1956. Sandra married Joseph D. Timp on 3 Jan 1976, son of Donald L. Timp and Elsie M. Heying. Joseph was born on 4 Nov 1955 in Castilia. They had four children.

10-Jeremy Joseph Timp was born on 27 May 1976. Jeremy married Melissa Cole. They had a son, Logan.

10-Brett D. Timp was born on 22 May 1980.

10-Bryce Timp

10-Tara Lynn Timp was born on 11 Dec 1981.

8-Adella Kuennen was born on 19 Feb 1926. Adella married Merle J. Mitchell on 23 Oct 1946. Merle was born in 1926. They had seven children.

9-Joanne Mitchell was born on 16 May 1948. Joanne married Jerry Driscoll. They had two children.

10-Shelly Driscoll was born on 18 Dec 1972.

10-Jerry Driscoll was born on 26 Apr 1975.

9-Kathleen Mitchell was born on 11 Jun 1949. Kathleen married Lenard Patito. They had two children: Joseph and Kathryn.

9-Janet Mitchell was born on 9 May 1951. Janet married Kirk Gunhus. They had one son: Dustin.

9-Robert Mitchell was born on 10 Aug 1952 and died on 5 Oct 1962 at age 10.

9-Richard Mitchell was born on 13 Feb 1954. Richard married Pam. They had two children: Christina and Nick.

9-Debra Mitchell was born on 19 Aug 1955. Debra married Randy Forester. They had two children: Katie and Zachary.

9-Thomas Mitchell was born on 4 Feb 1966.

8-Ruth Kuennen was born on 25 Dec 1927 and died on 7 May 2001 in Mesa, Maricopa Co., Arizona at age 73. Ruth married Gerald Oyloe on 12 Oct 1948. They had one son: Gordon.

9-Gordon Oyloe was born on 11 May 1950. Gordon married Nancy Grazer. Nancy was born on 11 Jul 1950. They had three children.

10-Samatha Oyloe married John Swink. They had one son: Justin.

10-Carrie Oyloe married and had a don, Joseph. Carrie next married Pancratz. They had a daughter, Kayla.

10-Jennifer M. Oyloe

8-Delores Kuennen was born on 4 Oct 1930. Delores married Linus J. Huinker on 7 Jun 1949, son of Leo J. Huinker and Mathilda Ann Einck. Linus was born on 27 Jul 1926 in Festina and died on 6 Aug 1983 in La Crosse at age 57. They had five children.

9-Gary Leo Huinker was born on 15 Mar 1950. Gary married Joanne Marie Schroeder on 2 Jun 1973 in New Jersey, daughter of Francis Schroeder. Joanne was born on 30 Apr 1951 in New Jersey. They had two children.

10-Cory Allen Huinker was born on 17 Feb 1974. Cory married Michele R. Johnson.

10-Lisa Marie Huinker was born in 1980.

9-Dean C. Huinker was born on 7 Feb 1951 in Decorah and died on 7 Feb 1951.

9-Lawrence Linus Huinker was born on 19 Apr 1956 in Calmar. Lawrence married Rebecca Halse. The marriage ended in divorce. Lawrence next married Marianne Smith on 6 Jun 1981, daughter of Jene Joseph Smith and Arlene Rose Kuennen. Marianne was born on 28 Jun 1960 in Decorah.

9-Mary Lynn Huinker was born on 24 May 1959. Mary married Thomas McEnaney. Thomas was born on 16 Nov 1959. They had two children: Angela Jo and Stephanie Lynn.

9-Darren Kenneth Huinker was born on 21 Jan 1964. Darren married Angela Sue Beebe. Angela was born on 2 Aug 1965. They had one son: Payton. The marriage ended in divorce. Darren next married Janel Yilek. Janel was born in Jan 1968. They had two children: Jacey Lynn and Logan John.

8-James Kuennen was born on 4 Jun 1932. James married Madonna Eleanor Hemesath on 30 Sep 1952, daughter of Frank Henry Hemesath and Bertha Mary Scheidelmantel. Madonna was born on 30 Sep 1933 in Ossian. They had nine children.

9-Clyde Kuennen was born on 24 Mar 1956. Clyde married Sandra Hageman, daughter of Leon F. Hageman and Jean Gebel. Sandra was born on 19 Sep 1960. They had two children.

10-Maranda Kuennen was born on 31 Mar 1981.

10-Brandon Kuennen was born on 14 Feb 1984.

9-Denise Kuennen was born on 14 May 1957. Denise married Jeff Hanson. They had two children; Justin and Audry. Denise next married Gary Murphy on 24 May 1997.

9-Shiela Kuennen was born on 24 Jun 1958. Shiela married James Murphy on 1 Oct 1977. They had three children: Paul, Sarah, and Stephen.

9-Joan M. Kuennen was born on 25 Dec 1959. Joan married Richard Hovey on 11 May 1991.

9-Linda Kuennen was born on 5 Feb 1961. Linda married Paul Ferrie on 3 Sep 1988. Paul was born on 28 Nov 1964.

9-Ronald Kuennen was born on 22 May 1962 and died on 5 Dec 1985 in Lime Springs, Howard Co., Iowa at age 23. Ronald married Sheila Fitzgerald on 8 Jun 1984.

9-Pamela M. Kuennen was born on 6 Jan 1964. Pamela married Cory Christianson on 10 Mar 1984. They had two children: Ashlyn and Kayla.

9-John James Kuennen was born on 7 Jul 1967. John married Lynne Ruebes. They had two children: Heather and Amber.

9-Allyn G. Kuennen was born on 18 May 1972. Allyn married Deanna S. Less, daughter of Michael Less and Ruth Ann. They had two children: Hope and Augustus Michael.

8-Leon L. Kuennen was born on 28 Jun 1934. Leon married Joann Mary Schmitz on 11 Jun, daughter of Henry C. Schmitz and Hilda F. Joann was born on 13 Mar 1939. They had one son.

9-William Leonard Kuennen was born on 29 Jul 1953 in Ossian.

Leon next married Mary Jo Nienhaus, daughter of Alfred B. Nienhaus and Monica G. Huber.

8-Arlene Ann Kuennen was born on 21 Jan 1937 in Iowa. Arlene married Ralph Elmer Imoehl on 7 Jun 1958, son of Frank Theodore Imoehl and Angela Hageman. Ralph was born on 14 Apr 1928. They had five children.

9-Keith Clement Imoehl was born on 29 May 1959. Keith married Suzane Meaney. They had one son: Dylan.

9-Kenneth Imoehl was born in Mar 1963. Kenneth married Laurie Ann Hawksley. Laurie was born on 12 Aug 1961. They had two children; Kolina and Karissa.

9-Laurie Ann Imoehl was born on 12 Aug 1961.

9-Kimberly Imoehl was born on 19 Sep 1965. Kimberly married Richard Samuels. They had one son, Alec. 9-Kerri Imoehl was born on 27 Dec 1967. Kerri married Anthony E. Holzer. Anthony was born on 19 Feb 1963. They had one daughter: Erica.

8-Gerald Gene Kuennen was born on 7 Nov 1942. Gerald married Margaret Hazel Kuennen on 9 Jun 1964, daughter of Frank Conrad Kuennen and Elizabeth Meyer. Margaret was born on 25 Dec 1944. They had four children.

9-Karla Ann Kuennen was born on 28 May 1966. Karla married Todd Berst on 14 Jun 1986, son of Adrian Berst and Theresa A. Franzen. Todd was born on 29 Sep 1965. They had two children.

10-Victoria Berst was born on 25 Jul 1994.

10-Noelle Berst was born on 8 Sep 1996.

9-Michele Kuennen was born on 27 Oct 1971 and died on 16 Oct 1975 at age 3.

9-Christopher Francis Kuennen was born on 26 Mar 1978.

9-Matthew G. Kuennen was born on 10 Dec 1980.

7-Veronica Croatt was born on 23 Aug 1903 in St. Lucas and died on 30 May 1980 in Boulder, Boulder Co., Colorado at age 76. Veronica married Fred Barth on 26 Sep 1931. Fred was born on 26 Sep 1903 and died on 30 Sep 1981 in Boulder, Boulder Co., Colorado at age 78. John married again and had 3 children.

7-Jacob Croatt was born on 26 Oct 1891 in St. Lucas, died on 30 Oct 1971 in Waucoma at age 80, and was buried in St. Lucas Cemetery. Jacob married Josephine Unze on 8 Jun 1918 in Marystown, Minnesota, daughter of George Unze and Elizabeth Peters. Josephine was born on 4 Feb 1898 in Marystown, Minnesota, died on 18 May 1999 in Bartell Eastern Star Nursing Home at age 101, and was buried in St. Luke's Cemetery. They had six children: James M., Mildred, Evelyn E., Louise Catherine, Irene Minnie, and Rosemary. They lived in St. Lucas all their married lives. He was also a cattle buyer for the area farmers. They retired in 1955 and spent their winters in Florida.

Jacob and Mary Franzen (23 Sep 1895-29 Apr 1963) had a son, James, born 15 July 1915. Mary married Frank Riha in 1919.

7-Edward Nicholas Croatt was born on 7 Feb 1893 in Hospers and died on 2 Mar 1986 in Lac Qui Parle Co., Minnesota at age 93. Edward married Mary Emma Auchstetter on 19 Jan 1915 in St. Anthony's Catholic Church, daughter of John Auchstetter and Elizabeth Keup. Mary was born on 1 Oct 1890 and died on 16 Nov 1976 at age 86. They had eight children.

8-Florence Anna Croatt was born on 24 Jul 1916. Florence married Julian Clifford Haukos on 4 Oct 1938. Julian was born on 16 Oct 1913 and died on 4 May 1987 in Madison, Lac Qui Parle Co., Minnesota at age 73. They had 13 children.

9-Frances Rita Haukos was born on 14 May 1939.

9-James Marvin Haukos was born on 21 Mar 1941.

9-Marvin James Haukos was born on 21 Mar 1941.

9-Gerald Raymond Haukos was born on 18 Jun 1942.

9-Melvin Arnold Haukos was born on 13 Nov 1943.

9-Judith Carol Haukos was born on 8 May 1945.

9-Donald Eugene Haukos was born on 21 Apr 1947.

9-Ronald Joseph Haukos was born on 21 Apr 1947.

9-Charles Clifford Haukos was born on 27 Nov 1948.

9-Kenneth LeRoy Haukos was born on 2 Mar 1950.

9-James Laverne Haukos was born on 28 Jun 1951.

9-Wayne Thomas Haukos was born on 16 Aug 1952.

9-Mary Patricia Haukos was born on 24 Nov 1953.

8-Harold Nicholas Croatt was born on 1 Jan 1918. Harold married Evelyn Irene Jensen on 21 Apr 1949. Evelyn was born on 8 Jul 1928 and died on 2 Nov 1988 at age 60. They had ten children.

9-Charlotte Mardelle Croatt was born on 19 Sep 1949.

9-Barbara Martha Croatt was born on 10 Nov 1950.

9-Margaret Rose Croatt was born on 6 May 1953.

9-Elaine Mary Croatt was born on 3 Aug 1954.

9-Betty Ann Croatt was born on 7 Oct 1955.

9-David Allan Croatt was born on 19 Apr 1960.

9-Duane Nicholas Croatt was born on 16 Sep 1961.

9-Dallas Raymond Croatt was born on 7 Jun 1964.

9-Nancy Ann Croatt was born on 2 Jan 1967.

9-Darin Richard Croatt was born on 23 Mar 1970.

8-Raymond Anthony Croatt was born on 2 Aug 1919 and died on 1 Jan 1964 in Lac Qui Parle Co., Minnesota at age 44. Raymond married Rosalyn Saraphine Karels on 9 Feb 1948. Rosalyn was born on 11 Sep 1928. They had five children.

9-Anne Louise Croatt was born on 1 Jul 1948.

9-Beverly Kay Croatt was born on 20 Apr 1961.

9-Christine Ann Croatt was born on 22 Jan 1957.

9-Kathleen M. Croatt was born on 22 Jun 1949.

9-Richard Eugene Croatt was born on 11 Dec 1950.

8-Agnes Margaret Croatt was born on 8 Aug 1921. Agnes married Eugene Leiser Kesting on 3 Sep 1946 in Madison, Lac Qui Parle Co., Minnesota. Eugene was born on 13 Jul 1919 in Maynard, Minnesota and died on 14 Oct 1974 at age 55. They had three children.

9-Roger Kesting was born on 6 Jul 1947.

9-Margaret Jean Kesting was born on 2 Jul 1948.

9-Charles Henry Kesting was born on 7 Mar 1953.

8-Martha Philomena Croatt was born on 19 Sep 1923 and died on 2 Jan 1955 at age 31. Martha married Fredrick Charles Bauer on 1 Oct 1941. Fredrick was born on 24 Jun 1916 and died on 2 Jan 1955 at age 38. They had five children.

9-Elizabeth Louise Bauer was born on 13 Jun 1951.

9-James Peter Bauer was born on 25 Sep 1947.

9-Jane Marie Bauer was born on 20 Nov 1948.

9-Lois Mary Bauer was born on 14 Dec 1944.

9-Robert Edward Bauer was born on 11 Oct 1942.

8-Edwin John Croatt was born on 17 Oct 1925. Edwin married Madelle Kathryn Karels on 23 Feb 1949. Madelle was born on 22 Apr 1928. They had seven children.

9-Michael Eugene Croatt was born on 27 Feb 1951 in Lac Qui Parle Co., Minnesota. Michael married Mary Evelyn Griffin. The marriage ended in divorce on 11 Sep 1979. They had one daughter.

10-Jessica Rae Croatt was born on 19 Jul 1977.

Michael next married Rachel A. Podoll on 23 Jul 1983 in Lac Qui Parle Co., Minnesota. They had one son: Jeremy Michael. They live on a farm.

10-Jeremy Michael Croatt was born on 8 Mar 1986.

9-William Edwin Croatt was born on 17 Jun 1952.

William married Pamela K. Tucholke on 7 Apr 1973 in Lac Qui Parle Co., Minnesota. The marriage ended in divorce on 5 Nov 1976. William next married Connie Rae Milbeck on 10 Feb 1978 in Lac Qui Parle Co., Minnesota. They had one son: Brian William. The marriage ended in divorce on 5 Nov 1976.

10-Brian William Croatt was born on 11 Jun 1985.

9-Julie Mary Croatt was born on 29 Oct 1954.

9-Daniel Charles Croatt was born on 11 May 1957.

9-Amy Elizabeth Croatt was born on 23 Apr 1959 in Lac Qui Parle Co., Minnesota.

9-Sara Ann Croatt was born on 26 Oct 1962.

9-Paul John Croatt was born on 29 Oct 1964.

8-Charles Peter Croatt was born on 3 Jun 1928. Charles married Sylvia Theresa Karels on 4 Feb 1948. Sylvia was born on 12 Sep 1926 and died in Oct 2005 in Appleton, Minnesota at age 79. They had six children.

9-Pauline Mary Croatt was born on 1 Mar 1949.

9-Bonnie Mildred Croatt was born on 19 Feb 1950.

9-Peter Raymond Croatt was born on 7 Aug 1952.

9-Martha Ann Croatt was born on 13 Jun 1957.

9-Steven Charles Croatt was born on 3 Apr 1963.

9-Ann Elizabeth Croatt was born on 4 Dec 1968.

8-James Henry Croatt was born on 20 Jul 1930 in Lac Qui Parle Co., Minnesota.

7-Louis Peter Croatt was born on 7 Oct 1898 in Hospers and died on 8 Jan 1979 in Florida at age 80 and was buried at St. Anthony's Cemetery in Hospers. Louis married Eva Rosanna Kemen on 13 Sep 1922 in Madison, Minnesota, daughter of Mathias Kemen and Anna Heinen. Eva was born on 19 Jun 1902 in Madison, Minnesota, died on 19 Apr 2000 in Hospers at age 97, and was buried in St. Anthony's Cemetery. They had seven children.

8-Gerald Nicholas Croatt was born on 26 Jul 1923. Gerald married Rosella L. Klein.

8-Delores Magdalene Croatt was born on 12 Jun 1925. Delores married Ervin George Eicher on 3 Jun 1950. Ervin was born on 22 Aug 1923. They had three children.

9-James Ervin Eicher was born on 3 Jul 1951 in Minnesota.

9-Richard Lee Eicher was born on 3 Sep 1952 in Minnesota.

9-Charles Eicher was born on 27 Apr 1955 in Minnesota.

8-Arnold Louis Croatt was born on 17 Feb 1927. Arnold married Clara Lucille Klein on 27 Sep 1950 in Granville, daughter of Henry Klein and Evelyn Kreber. Clara was born on 15 Oct 1929 in Granville and died on 30 Aug 1998 in Abbott-Northwestern Hospital, Minneapolis, Minnesota at age 68. They had seven children. They farmed near Sibley, Iowa, and Hospers, Iowa, until 1968 when they moved to a dairy farm in the Glen area.

9-John Anthony Croatt was born on 31 Dec 1956.

9-Michael Louis Croatt was born on 18 Aug 1951. Michael married Lenore Frances Nix on 1 Oct 1977. Lenore was born in 1958. They had one son.

10-Keith Michael Croatt was born on 18 Sep 2000 in Crow Wing Co., Minnesota and died on 5 Mar 2001.

9-Marilyn Ann Croatt was born on 14 Apr 1954. Marilyn married Steven William Paulsen. Steven was born in 1943. They had five children.

10-Lisa A. Paulsen was born on 2 Aug 1975.

10-Timothy Steven Paulsen was born on 4 Oct 1976.

10-Joni Lynn Paulsen was born on 30 Nov 1978.

10-Travis L. Paulsen was born on 25 Oct 1980.

10-Chad Paulsen was born on 18 Jan 1982.

9-Joseph H. Croatt was born in 1952.

9-Mark Andrew Croatt was born on 28 Jan 1959. Mark married Darla Jean Klingelhoffer. Darla was born on 27 Mar 1963.

9-Luke Arnold Croatt was born in 1964. Luke married Jeannie Marie Biskey. They had two children.

10-Briana Jean Croatt was born on 15 May 1990 in Minnesota.

10-Ethan Richard Croatt was born on 17 Aug 1996.

9-Lois Cecelia Croatt was born on 4 Jan 1971. Lois married Mr. Nix.

8-Lois Ann Croatt was born on 23 Mar 1931 and died on 20 Jun 1962 in Minneapolis at age 31. Lois married Thomas Paul Holevas on 5 Jun 1954 in Minneapolis. Thomas was born on 7 Nov 1929 in Chicago and died on 1 Sep 2001 in Saint Paul, Minnesota at age 71. They had two children.

9-Ronald Thomas Holevas was born on 18 Aug 1955. Ronald married Jeanne Frances Berg. They had one son.

10-Paul Thomas Holevas was born on 2 Jan 1976.

9-Sandra Louise Holevas was born on 26 Jan 1961.

8-Magaret Catherine Croatt was born on 27 Sep 1932 in Hospers and died on 27 Sep 1998 at age 66. Magaret married Gerald Theodore Klein on 13 Nov 1951 in Iowa. Gerald was born on 6 Oct 1929.

8-Nicholas Melvin Croatt was born on 24 Nov 1936, died on 21 Jul 1958 in Hospers at age 21, and was buried in St. Anthonys Cemetery.

8-David Joseph Croatt was born on 19 Aug 1944. David married Elaine Clara Boeding, daughter of Joseph H.(Joe) Boeding and Anna Best. Elaine was born on 8 Mar 1946. They had one son.

9-Robert Louis Croatt was born in 1962.

6-Nicholas (aka John) Croatt was born on 20 Jan 1861 in Belgium, Wisconsin and died on 25 May 1951 in Alton, Sioux Co., Iowa at age 90. Nicholas married Anna Jungers on 25 Apr 1887, daughter of Jean Nicholas Jungers and Margrethia Robinet. Anna was born on 1 Jan 1866 in Dacada, Sheboygan Co., and died on 27 Jun 1956 in Alton at age 90. They had nine children. They farmed at East Orange township and then north of Hospers. They retired in 1921 and moved to Alton.

7-John Nicholas Croatt was born on 23 Feb 1889 in Alton, Iowa. John married Rose Alma Decker on 18 Jun 1912. Rose was born on 27 Jul 1891 and died on 17 Oct 1985 at age 94. They had two children. He registered for the draft in Cogswell, North Dakota, stating he was a farmer with a wife and child.

8-John Thomas Croatt was born on 20 Sep 1913 and died on 20 Jun 1999 in Burlington, Wisconsin at age 85. John married Ruth E. Schilling on 24 Aug 1941. Ruth was born on 10 Jan 1915 and died on 20 Nov 1988 in Burlington, Racine Co., Wisconsin at age 73.

8-Clarence Peter Croatt was born on 12 Apr 1919 in Lac Qui Parle Co., Minnesota. Clarence married Catherine M. Dwyer on 16 Jan 1940. Catherine was born on 29 Aug 1917. They had one daughter.

9-Mary Rose Croatt married Bruce Krabbenhoft.

7-Margaret Ann Croatt was born on 19 Oct 1890 in Hospers and died on 3 Aug 1947 at age 56. Margaret married Peter Joseph Kack on 13 Sep 1909. Peter was born on 18 Apr 1882 and died on 11 Jun 1966 at age 84. They had eight children.

8-Walter Theodore Kack was born on 9 Aug 1910 and died on 6 Feb 1979 at age 68. Walter married Winnifrid Frances Gilmour on 10 Oct 1935. Winnifrid was born on 19 Dec 1911 and died on 28 Aug 1989 at age 77.

8-Sylvester Joseph Kack was born on 7 Aug 1913 in Canby, Minnesota and died on 3 Dec 1995 at age 82. Sylvester married Genevieve Claudia Hogan on 14 Jun 1941. Genevieve was born on 14 Jun 1920 in Ceylon, Minnesota and died on 29 Jul 1984 at age 64.

8-Melvin John Kack was born on 27 Nov 1916 and died on 13 Oct 1945 at age 28.

8-Estella Margaret Kack was born on 7 Apr 1918. Estella married Elmer N. Raveling on 14 Jul 1942. Elmer was born on 25 Apr 1919 and died on 8 Jul 1989 at age 70.

8-Isabelle Mary Kack was born on 5 Oct 1922 and died on 19 Apr 1997 at age 74. Isabelle married Mahlon Ludwig Roth on 24 Aug 1940. Mahlon was born on 5 May 1920 in Madison, Minnesota and died on 20 May 1976 at age 56.

8-Rosella Philomena Kack was born on 2 Jun 1924 and died on 2 May 1957 at age 32. Rosella married Charles Telford on 10 Feb 1945. Charles was born on 21 Apr 1919.

8-Peter Edward Kack was born on 8 Jun 1924. Peter married Carol M. Haukas on 30 Dec 1944. Carol was born on 16 Dec 1925.

8-Leroy Louis Kack was born on 5 Sep 1927 and died on 22 Aug 1934 at age 6.

7-Edward Nicholas Croatt was born on 7 Feb 1893 in Hospers and died on 2 Mar 1986 in Lac Qui Parle Co., Minnesota at age 93. Edward married Mary Emma Auchstetter on 19 Jan 1915 in St. Anthony's Catholic Church, daughter of John Auchstetter and Elizabeth Keup. Mary was born on 1 Oct 1890 and died on 16 Nov 1976 at age 86. They had eight children; Florence Anna, Harold Nicholas, Raymond Anthony, Agnes Margaret, Martha Philomena, Edwin John, Charles Peter, and James Henry.

7-Philomenia Kathyrn Croatt was born on 26 Feb 1895 in Hospers and died on 21 Mar 1992 in Minnesota at age 97. Philomenia married Henry J. Plathe on 12 Jan 1915. Henry was born on 18 Apr 1891 and died on 4 Sep 1957 at age 66. They had seven children.

8-Ethel Ann Plathe was born on 15 Oct 1916.

8-Lorraine Josephine Plathe was born on 4 Apr 1918.

8-Vincent Henry Plathe was born on 8 Dec 1919 and died in Apr 1976 at age 56.

8-Robert Peter Plathe was born on 13 Nov 1921. Robert married and had 1 child, Elizabeth Gayle

8-Sidney James Plathe was born on 5 Oct 1926 and died on 20 Oct 2005 in Beaverton, Washington Co., Oregon at age 79. Sidney married and had a child.

9-Steven Michael Plathe was born in 1950.

8-Stanley Matthew Plathe was born on 21 Mar 1929.

8-Frances Kathryn Plathe was born on 25 Feb 1934.

7-Clara Marie Croatt was born on 27 Oct 1896 in Hospers and died on 9 May 1954 in Washington D.C. at age 57. Clara married Leo H. Henkels on 9 Nov 1921, son of Paul Henkels and Elizabeth Pins. Leo was born on 27 Jul 1897 and died on 11 Aug 1980 at age 83. They had three children.

8-Dorothy Ann Henkels was born on 11 Feb 1923. Dorothy married Joseph James Long on 1 Jun 1945. Joseph was born on 8 Jan 1918.

8-Delores Betty Henkels was born on 12 Mar 1925. Delores married Richard Kennedy Quillin on 7 May 1955. Richard was born on 17 Oct 1911 and died on 11 May 1984 at age 72.

8-Paul Leo Henkels was born on 11 Mar 1929. Paul married Carol Agnes Malik on 10 Nov 1951. Carol was born on 19 Aug 1927. He served in the Navy.

7-Louis Peter Croatt was born on 7 Oct 1898 in Hospers and died on 8 Jan 1979 in Florida at age 80 and was buried at St. Anthony's Cemetery in Hospers. Louis married Eva Rosanna Kemen on 13 Sep 1922 in Madison, Minnesota, daughter of Mathias Kemen and Anna Heinen. Eva was born on 19 Jun 1902 in Madison died on 19 Apr 2000 in Hospers at age 97, and was buried in St. Anthony's Cemetery. They had seven children: Gerald Nicholas, Delores Magdalene, Arnold Louis, Lois Ann, Magaret Catherine, Nicholas Melvin, and David Joseph.

8-George Nicholas Croatt was born on 26 Jul 1923. He married Rosella L. Klein.

8-Delores Magdalene Croatt was born on 12 Jun 1925. She married Ervin George Eicher on 3 Jun 1950. They had three sons, James Ervin, Richard Lee and Charles.

8-Arnold Louis Croatt was born on 17 Feb 1927. Arnold married Clara Lucille Klein on 27 Sep 1950 in Granville. Clara was born 15 Oct 1929 in Granville and died 30 Aug 1998 in the Abbott-Northwest Hospital in Minneapolis. They had seven children. They farmed near Sibley, Iowa, and Hospers, Iowa, until 1968 when they moved to a dairy farm in the Glen area.

8-Michael Louis Croatt

8-Joseph Henry Croatt

8-Marilyn Ann Croatt

8-John Anthony Croatt

8-Mark Andrew Croatt

8-Luke Arnold Croatt

8-Lois Cecelia Croatt

8-Lois Ann Croatt was born on 23 Mar 1931, died 20 Jun 1962 in Minneapolis. They had two children.

8-Ronald Thomas Holevas was born 18 Aug 1955.

8-Sandra Louise Holevas was born 26 Jan 1961.

8-Margaret Catherine Croatt was born on 27 Sep 1932 in Hospers, died 27 Sep 1998. She married Gerald Theodore Klein on 13 Nov 1951.

8-Nicholas Melvin Croatt was born on 24 Nov 1936, died 21 Jul 1958 in Hospers and was buried in St. Anthony's Cemetery.

8-David Joseph Croatt was born on 19 Aug 1944.

7-Leo Dominic Croatt was born on 8 Nov 1900 in Hospers and died on 14 Jan 1981 in Pt. Washington, Wisconsin at age 80. Leo married Esther Elizabeth Dimmer on 28 Jun 1926 in Holy Cross, daughter of Michael Dimmer and Veronica Deheck. Esther was born on 16 Jan 1907 in Holy Cross, Wisconsin and died on 19 Apr 1978 in Lake Church at age 71. They had five children.

8-Joan Violet Croatt was born on 30 Aug 1926. Joan married Joseph Anthony Bialzik on 10 Sep 1949 in Lake Church. Joseph was born on 11 May 1921 in West Allis, Milwaukee Co., Wisconsin and died on 10 Nov 1966 at age 45. Joan next married Francis Alfred Throll on 28 Jul 1978 in Port Washington. Francis was born on 14 Sep 1924 in Port Washington and died on 14 Apr 1983 in Port Washington at age 58.

8-Carol Rose Croatt was born on 25 Dec 1927 in Lake Church. Carol married Henry Andrew Schmitz on 28 Jun 1952 in Lake Church. Henry was born on 23 Mar 1925.

8-James Leo Croatt was born on 12 Apr 1929 in Belgium, died on 1 Jul 2001 in Port Washington at age 72, and was buried in St. Mary's Cemetery. James married Loretta Myrtle Ansay. They had three children.

9-David Dennis Croatt was born on 13 Apr 1960 in Port Washington and died on 3 Jun 1960.

9-Jayne Croatt was born on 14 Dec 1958.

9-Renee M. Croatt was born on 13 Sep 1961. Renee married Peter S. Bares.

8-Janice Ann Croatt was born on 12 Apr 1929 in Belgium and died on 12 Apr 1932 at age 3.

8-Dennis L. Croatt was born on 23 Sep 1937 and died on 12 May 2002 in Port Washington at age 64. Dennis married Susan Burton. They had three children.

9-Deborah Croatt was born on 5 Oct 1960. Deborah married Spencer DuFour.

9-Dennis J. Croatt was born on 30 May 1964. Dennis married Paula L.

9-Lisa S. Croatt was born on 7 Apr 1967.

7-Frances Margaret Croatt was born on 3 Aug 1903 in Hospers. Frances married Joseph A. Pohlen on 28 Jan 1924 in Hospers. Joseph was born on 20 Nov 1902 and died on 26 Apr 1974 in Alton at age 71.

7-Elizabeth Anne Croatt was born on 6 Dec 1907 in Hospers. Elizabeth married Henry Joseph Vanboxtel on 22 Sep 1930. Henry was born on 28 Jun 1895 and died on 5 Apr 1977 at age 81.

6-Victor Croatt was born on 20 Nov 1863, died on 3 Dec 1929 in Johnson Co., Iowa at age 66, and was buried in Calvary Cemetery.Victor married Elizabeth Schmitt in Jan 1888, daughter of Jacob Schmitt and Elizabeth Lehrmann. Elizabeth was born on 4 Apr 1866 in St. Lucas, died on 5 Aug 1942 at age 76, and was buried in Calvary Cemetery. They lived in Waucoma where he was employed in a hardward store. They had no children but raised raised Rosie Greteman, Elizabeth's niece.and Kate and Anna Haubrich after their mothers died.

5-Guillium (William) Croatt was born on 26 Oct 1836 in Attert, Luxembourg and died on 23 Jun 1890 in Port Washington at age 53. He was a Godfather for Christiana Francisca Hubing, born 2 8 August 1857 in Town of Belguim, daughter of Michael and Magdalena Hubbing NOTE: The 1880 census shows a Wilhelm Croat, age 52 (B. 18 28) living with his wife, Catherine, age 46 living in Port Washington. They were both born in Luxembourg. He married Susanna Decker, daughter of Peter Decker. Susanna was born on 3 Mar 1842 in Heinstert, Luxemburg and died on 10 Aug 1916 in Belgium at age 74. They had 11 children.

6-Victor Croatt was born in 1860 in Wisconsin and died on 23 Sep 1863 in Belgium, Ozaukee Co., Wisconsin at age 3.

6-Nicholas (aka John) Croatt was born on 20 Jan 1861 in Belgium, Ozaukee Co., Wisconsin and died on 25 May 1951 in Alton, Sioux Co., Iowa at age 90. Nicholas married Anna Jungers on 25 Apr 1887, daughter of Jean Nicholas Jungers and Margrethia Robinet. Anna was born on 1 Jan 1866 in Dacada and died on 27 Jun 1956 in Alton at age 90. They had nine children; John Nicholas, Margaret Ann, Edward Nicholas, Philomenia Kathyrn, Clara Marie, Louis Peter, Leo Dominic, Frances Margaret, and Elizabeth Anne. [This is a duplicate entry as his parents have not been verified.]

6-Cecllia Croatt was born on 3 Mar 1862 in Belgium, Ozaukee Co., Wisconsin and died on 25 Jul 1943 in Milwaukee at age 81. Cecllia married Nicholas Karrells on 26 Nov 1918 in Lake Church. Nicholas was born in 1857 in Belgium and died on 21 Mar 1918 in Milwaukee at age 61.

6-William Croatt was born on 8 Sep 1864 in Belgium and died on 8 Aug 1887 at age 22.

6-Catherine Croatt was born in 1867 in Belgium, Wisconsin and died in 1935 in Milwaukee at age 68. Catherine married Nicolas Tholl on 24 Feb 1886. Nicolas was born in 1861 in Bissen, Luxembourg and died in 1900 at age 39. Catherine was his 2nd wife. They were the parents of Anna, Peter, Clara, John, Rose, and Elizabeth.

6-John Croatt was born in Oct 1868 in Belgium, Ozaukee Co., Wisconsin and died in 1946 in Port Washington, Ozaukee Co., Wisconsin at age 78. John married Matilda (Hilde) Tholl on 23 Jan 1894 in Ozaukee Co. Matilda was born in Aug 1874 in Belgium, Wisconsin and died before 1910. They had four children. Leo Franciscus Croatt Birth: 19 Apr 1899 Residence: Not Stated, Ozaukee, Wisconsin Other: Ozaukee County, said his father's name was John Croatt. (Draft registration)
In 1905 they lived in Belgium. His brother, Joe, and his father, William, lived with them.

7-William J. (Willie) Croatt was born on 23 Oct 1895 in Belgium, Wisconsin, died on 23 May 1918 in Ile-de-France at age 22, and was buried in Suresnes American Cemetery. He registered for the draft on June 5, 1917.

7-Alfred Nicholas Croatt was born on 18 May 1897 in Belgium, Wisconsin and died in Jun 1980 in Belgium at age 83. Alfred married Anna Marie Schmit. Anna was born on 6 Jan 1894 and died in Apr 1985 in Belgium at age 91. They had six children. In 1930 they lived in Belgium. Her brother, William Schmit, lived with them.

8-Marjorie Mary Croatt was born on 27 Aug 1921 and died on 30 Aug 1921 in Belgium.

8-Harriet Martha Croatt married Mr. Hemsel. They had three children: Kay Ann, Mary Pat, and Paul.

8-Elaine Marie Croatt was born in 1922 in Belgium, Ozaukee Co., Wisconsin. Elaine married Louis J. Taekes. They had five children: Lee Robert, Bruce, Daniel, Janet, and Thomas Joseph.

8-Robert Matthew Croatt was born on 22 Sep 1926 and died in Oct 1973 in Belgium at age 47. Robert married Miss Steffen. They had four children.

9-Jeffery W. Croatt was born on 23 Jul 1950. Jeffery married Cathy S.

9-Judith Croatt was born on 8 Mar 1952. Judith married Guy O. Theune. They had three children: Eric R., Kurt M., and Rachel Lynn.

9-Sandra E. Croatt married David Pfeiffer. They had two children: Carol and John.

9-Thomas C. Croatt was born on 25 Jun 1956. Thomas married Kaye Lynn Klug on 25 May 1985 in Ozaukee Co., Wisconsin.

8-Lloyd A. Croatt was born in 1933. Lloyd married Mary Lee Smullen. Mary was born in 1938. They had two children.

9-Michael Lloyd Croatt was born in 1962. Michael married Julie Ann.

9-Julie Ann Croatt was born in 1963.

8-William Croatt was born in 1925 in Belgium.

7-Leo Dominic Croatt was born on 8 Nov 1900 in Hospers, Sioux Co., Iowa and died on 14 Jan 1981 in Pt. Washington, Ozaukee Co., Wisconsin at age 80. Leo married Esther Elizabeth Dimmer on 28 Jun 1926 in Holy Cross, daughter of Michael Dimmer and Veronica Deheck. Esther was born on 16 Jan 1907 in Holy Cross, Wisconsin and died on 19 Apr 1978 in Lake Church at age 71. They had five children; Joan Violet, Carol Rose, James Leo, Janice Ann, and Dennis L.

7-Edna Croatt was born on 2 Apr 1904 in Belgium, Wisconsin and died in 1956 at age 52. Edna married Mr. Kavel. John married again and had 1 child.

7-Leo Franciscus Croatt was born on 19 Apr 1899 in Belgium.

6-Anna Croatt was born on 14 Nov 1870 in Belgium, Wisconsin, died on 20 Apr 1949 in Belgium at age 78, and was buried in Lake Church. Anna married John Lorge Laurier on 22 Nov 1892 in Lake Church, son of Unknown and Catherine Bourton. John was born on 10 Mar 1866 in Belgium, Wisconsin, died on 15 May 1961 in Port Washington, Wisconsin at age 95, and was buried in Lake Church.

6-Frank Nicholas Croatt was born on 11 Sep 1872 in Belgium, Wisconsin and died on 4 Nov 1952 in Pt. Washington, Ozaukee Co., Wisconsin at age 80. He was a farmer. He died at the Becker Nursing Home in Port Washington and was buried at St. Mary's Cemetery at Lake Church. Frank married Katharina Hubing on 21 Jan 1896 in St. Mary's, Lake Church., daughter of Michael Hubing and Magdalene Schumann. Katharina was born on 19 Nov 1869 in Belgium and died on 20 Jun 1906 in Belgium at age 36. Another name for Katharina was Katy. They had six children.

7-Julia Croatt was born in Nov 1896 in Belgium. Julia married Unk Allen.

7-Ida Croatt was born in Dec 1898 in Belgium.

7-George Croatt was born on 7 Jan 1902 in Belgium.

7-Rose Croatt married Mr. Marquart. He was born in 1903 and died in 1979 at age 76.

7-Clarence Croatt was born on 13 Mar 1904 in Belgium, Ozaukee Co., Wisconsin and died in Nov 1978 in Belgium, Wisconsin at age 74. He worked in a shoe factory. Clarence married Gertrude Mueller. Gertrude was born on 16 Dec 1906 and died on 24 Nov 1995 in Belgium, Wisconsin at age 88. They had two children.

8-Dale G. Croatt was born on 21 Dec 1926 in Milwaukee and died on 21 Dec 1999 in Froedtert Memorial Lutheran Hospital at age 73. Dale married Patricia Klas. Patricia was born on 30 Aug 1933. They had two children.
BELGIUM. Dec. 21, 1999, age 73 years. Survived by his loving wife Patricia (Nee Klas), sons Bruce (Selina) and Wayne (Jean) Croatt. Grandfather of Devin and Sheena Croatt. Also survived by 5 step- grandchildren, 3 step-greatgrandchildren, 1 sister, Betty Ann (Gene) Haseley, nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. Retiree of Continental Can Co. Funeral St. Mary Catholic Church, Lake Church. Mary Parish Fund. Dale lived his life with strength, courage and generosity. He will always be loved and missed.

Dale worked at Continental Can Co. in Milwaukee for 38 years, retiring in 1987. He was a member of the Belgium American Legion Post #412, the Luxemburg Society of Wisconsin and spoke fluent Luxemburg. Dale was known for the huge pots of his private recipe chili he made for his sons' hunting and fishing trips and enjoyed fishing, hosting get-togethers and sunsets from the family cabin on Lake Puckaway. He was a cancer survivor, who in his ongoing fight underwent 109 surgeries. His body was donated to the Medical College of Wisconsin in the hope that a cure may be found to help others.

9-Bruce Croatt was born on 3 Jun 1956. Bruce married Selina.

9-Wayne W. Croatt was born on 10 Mar 1958. Wayne married Jean M. Jean was born on 26 Aug 1960.

8-Betty Ann Croatt was born on 12 Nov 1929 in Belgium, Ozaukee Co., Wisconsin. Betty married Gene Haseley.

7-Henry Croatt was born on 20 Jun 1906 in Belgium, Ozaukee Co., Wisconsin.

6-Rose (Daisy) Croatt was born on 29 Jan 1874 in Belgium, Ozaukee Co., Wisconsin and died on 30 Mar 1913 in Port Washington at age 39. Rose married Jacob Gentner on 11 Jan 1895 in Port Washington. Jacob was born in Feb 1867 in Wiesental, Baden W Rittemberg and died on 29 Oct 1940 in Sand Beach, Huron Co., Michigan at age 73.

6-Elizabeth Croatt was born in 1877 in Belgium, Ozaukee Co., Wisconsin.

6-Christine Croatt was born on 8 Apr 1879 in Belgium, Wisconsin and died on 2 Dec 1944 in Belgium at age 65. She married John Lecher on 25 May 1909. John was born on 22 Sep 1870 in Belgium and died on 18 Dec 1918 in Belgium at age 48. Christine next married Nicholas L. Possley on 9 Feb 1920 in Holy Cross. Nicholas was born on 2 Apr 1879 in Belgium and died on 19 Jul 1940 in Belgium at age 61.

4-Jean Nicholas Croatt was born on 25 Sep 1796 in Grendel, Belgium and died in April 1825 in Rethel, France.

3-Anne Marguerite Croatt was born on 6 Feb 1768.

3-Anna Croatt was born on 17 Apr 1770.


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