Descendants of Bernard Herman Lütkenhaus


When the Lütkenhauses came to America, some changed the Lütkenhaus to
Luetkenhaus because English did not have the omlaut.
Bernard Luetkenhaus spelled it that way but his son Anton dropped the "e."
The Bernard Lutkenhaus who went to Texas also dropped the "e."

1 Bernard Herman Lütkenhaus was born from 1800 to 1812 and died before 1885. In Germany the name is spelled with an omlaut. Bernard married Maria Kathrina Blanke. Maria was born in 1805, died in 1888 in Festina at age 83, and was buried in Our Lady of Seven Dolors. They had seven children: Clara, Bernard Herman, Henry John, Harmon, Anton John, Bernard Joseph, and Frank Anton. They emigrated in 1860. In 1885, Anna, age 80, lived with her son, Anthony, in Fort Atkinson.

2-Clara Lüetkenhaus was born in Apr 1832 in Preußen and died on 13 Mar 1908 in Washington Twp. Winneshiek Co., Iowa at age 75. Clara married Bernard Heinrich (Henry) Gehling, son of Bernard Gehling and Elizabeth Bornemann. Bernard was born in Apr 1832 in Preußen, died on 23 Aug 1907 in Festina at age 75, and was buried in Our Lady of Seven Dolors. They had four children. They had four children, three still living in 1900. In the 1925 census, Frank identified his parents as Heinrich Gehling and Elizabeth Luetkenbaus.

3-Elizabeth (Elisa) Gehling was born in 1866 in Washington Twp., Winneshiek Co., Iowa, died in 1922 in Ossian, Winneshiek Co., Iowa at age 56, and was buried in St. Francis Cemetery. Elizabeth married Bernard Holtey on 22 Jun 1886 in Festina, son of Theodore Holtey and Maria K. Shulte. Bernard was born in 1862.

3-Bernard H. Gehling was born on 28 May 1868 in Calmar and died on 12 Dec 1934 at age 66. Bernard married Maria Timp about 1895, daughter of John Theodore Timp Sr. and Magdalene Christine Giesing. Maria was born on 24 Dec 1872 in Calmar and died on 22 Jun 1956 at age 83. In the 1900 census, her brother, Bernhard, born Feb 1873, was living with them in Roselle, Iowa. They had been married for five years and had no children. Bernard next married Elisabethe Bullerman on 9 Oct 1900 in Our Lady of Seven Dolors, daughter of Theodor Bullerman and Catherine Feldkamp. Elisabethe was born in Sep 1876 in Festina. They had six children: Jerome, Roman Paul, Gregore Charles (Greg), Walter P., Lucina B., and Henry J.. After the death of his parents, the estate was divided and he received one hundred and seventy acres of choice land in Washington Twp.

4-Jerome Gehling

4-Roman Paul Gehling was born on 24 Apr 1907 in Festina, died on 12 Sep 2002 in Oneota Care Facility at age 95, and was buried in St. Aloysius Cemetery. Roman married Anna Bakula in 1928. Anna was born in Jan 1908 in Iowa and died on 11 Nov 1980 in Calmar at age 72. They had four children. They lived on a farm until 1979 when they moved to Calmar. Roman, at age 94 in 2001, still drove his car. Survivors include a daughter, Helen of Calmar; two sons, Edward of Decorah and Larry of Calmar; a sister, Lucina Koch of Manchester.

5-Edward H. Gehling was born on 25 Apr 1929. Edward married Florence M. Short. Florence was born on 22 Aug 1934. They had one daughter.

6-Christine L. Gehling was born on 17 Sep 1955. Christine married Gerald Raphael Moellers, son of Ireanus Anton (Rainey) Moellers and Catherine Antonia Huinker. Gerald was born on 22 Nov 1951. They had four children.

7-Jessica Ann Moellers was born in 1981. Jessica married Christopher Mikel Meyer on 23 Sep 2006 in Notre Dame Church, Cresco.

7-Sarah M. Moellers was born in 1979. Sarah married Scott Kach in Cresco, son of Gerald Kach. She is a 1998 graduate of Crestwood High School, a 2002 graduate of Luther College with a bachelor of arts degree in biology and a 2004 graduate of the University of Iowa with a master’s degree in physician assistant studies.

7-Jolene Louise Moellers was born in 1982.

7-Jennifer Suzanne Moellers was born in 1985.

5-Helen Ann Gehling was born on 31 Mar 1930 in Calmar, died on 21 Dec 2006 in Gundersen Lutheran Hospital at age 76, and was buried in St. Aloysius Cemetery, Calmar.

5-Florian Gehling was born on 10 Oct 1931 and died on 25 Apr 1977 at age 45. Florian married LaVonne Letha Baumler on 14 Nov 1956 in St. Agnes in Plymouth Rock, daughter of Martin Baumler and Esther Sarah Schott. LaVonne was born on 20 Oct 1937 in Burr Oak, died on 16 Jun 2005 in Winneshiek County Medical Center, Decorah at age 67, and was buried in St. Aloysius. They had six children. LaVonne Letha Baumler Gehling was born October 20, 1937, the daughter of Martin and Esther (Schott) Baumler on the family farm near Burr Oak. She married Florian Gehling on November 14, 1956 at St. Agnes Catholic Church, Plymouth Rock, Iowa. They farmed together near Calmar until his death in 1977.

6-Robert F. Gehling was born on 25 May 1957 in Calmar. Robert married Nancy R. Nancy was born on 24 Apr 1959. They had two children.

7-Michael Robert Gehling was born on 3 Jul 1985.

7-Brandi Michelle Gehling was born on 3 Mar 1977.

6-Ron Gehling

6-Deborah J. Gehling was born on 26 Jun 1959. Deborah married Robert T. Timp, son of Donald L. Timp and Elsie M. Heying. Robert was born on 7 May 1957 in Decorah. They had two children.

7-Eric R. Timp was born on 1 Dec 1981.

7-Scott Michael Timp was born on 24 Jul 1983.

6-Sandra K. Gehling was born on 6 Mar 1961. Sandra married Keith R. Kuennen, son of Richard A. Kuennen and Dolorita Marie Bushman. Keith was born on 31 Mar 1958. They had two children.

7-Brooke Kuennen was born on 23 Nov 1981.

7-Heather Ann Kuennen was born on 28 Oct 1984. Heather married Mathew John Bullerman on 15 Sep 2006 in St. Aloysius Church, Calmar, son of Joseph Vincent Bullerman and Marcia Kaye Linderbaum. Mathew was born on 4 Nov 1983.

6-Susan Marie Gehling was born in 1963. Susan married Kenneth Leander Einck, son of Herbert Joseph Einck and Winnefred Buchheit. Kenneth was born in 1959. They had three children: Justin Kenneth, Carrie, and Megan.

7-Justin Kenneth Einck was born in 1986.

7-Carrie Einck graduated from South Winneshiek H.S. in May, 2006.

7-Megan Einck

6-Carol Gehling was born in 1967. Carol married James P. (Jamie) Gerleman, son of Eugene Edward (Gene) Gerleman and Joanne M. Kupka. James was born in 1967.

5-Lawrence E. Gehling was born on 16 Dec 1953. Lawrence married Virginia A. Virginia was born on 14 Apr 1953.

4-Gregore Charles (Greg) Gehling was born on 8 Feb 1910 in Festina and died in Apr 1978 in Cresco at age 68. Gregore married Hildegard Mary Hageman, daughter of Bernard Henry Hageman and Rosa Tekippe. Hildegard was born on 14 Aug 1910 in Festina, died on 6 Feb 2002 in St. Mary's Hospital, Rochester at age 91, and was buried in Calvary Cemetery, Cresco. They had six children.

5-Kenneth Bernard Gehling was born on 11 Aug 1936.

5-Gerald Richard Gehling was born on 26 Sep 1938. Gerald married Marian Anne Shimek. Marian was born on 3 Jan 1938. They had four children.

6-Gerald Allen Gehling was born on 23 Jul 1959.

6-Sharon Ann Gehling was born on 3 Dec 1960.

6-Diane Rose Gehling was born on 17 Jul 1965.

6-Jeffrey THomas Gehling was born on 31 Aug 1970. Jeffrey married Eve Marie Witanen in 1995. Eve was born on 19 Sep 1964.

5-Vincent Joseph Gehling was born on 6 Jun 1941. Vincent married Colleen Sue. Colleen was born on 14 May 1942. They had three children.

6-David Joseph Gehling was born on 25 Feb 1968.

6-James C. Gehling was born in 1977.

6-John Paul Gehling was born on 13 Mar 1977.

5-James Gehling was born on 11 Sep 1944. James married Lydia J.

5-Sister Patricia Gehling

5-Constance Rose Gehling was born on 15 Feb 1955. Constance married Thomas Raymond Frana on 12 Apr 1975, son of Raymond Stephen Frana and Alice Dorothy Uhlenhake. Thomas was born on 16 Oct 1953. They had three children.

6-Amber Michelle Frana was born on 28 Mar 1977.

6-Gregory Thomas Frana was born on 3 Feb 1980.

6-Emily Erin Frana was born on 26 Feb 1982.

4-Walter P. Gehling was born on 1 Jan 1915 in Festina and died on 12 Nov 1993 in Dover, Stewart Co., Tennessee at age 78.

4-Lucina B. Gehling was born on 4 Mar 1920. Lucina married George A. Koch, son of Francis (Frank) Joseph Koch and Alma Rose Huber. George was born on 12 Jan 1917.

4-Henry J. Gehling

3-Frank H. Gehling was born on 2 Nov 1872 in Festina, died on 6 Jul 1936 in Calmar at age 63, and was buried in St. Aloysius Cemetery. Frank married Emma Mathilda Frerich on 3 Feb 1903 in Calmar. Emma was born on 10 Jan 1877 in Festina and died in Aug 1966 in Calmar at age 89. They had six children. They farmed the family homestead of one hundred fifty-five acres in Washington Twp.

4-Catherine Gehling was born in 1904 in Calmar.

4-Joseph Bernard Gehling was born on 6 Jan 1908 in Festina, died on 18 May 1995 in Calmar at age 87, and was buried in St. Francis de Sales Cemetery, Ossian. Joseph married Emma. Emma was born on 1 Apr 1905 and died in Apr 1975 in Calmar at age 70. They had three children.

5-Donald J. Gehling was born on 26 Apr 1938.

5-Sister Elaine Gehling was born on 27 Feb 1940.

5-Virgil J. Gehling was born on 7 Apr 1945. Virgil married Veronica M. Veronica was born on 14 May 1947.

4-Marie Elizabeth Gehling was born on 26 Jan 1910 in Festina.

4-Laverne Bernard Gehling was born on 15 Jan 1912 in Calmar and died on 3 Feb 1983 in Calmar at age 71. Laverne married Marie Elizabeth. Marie was born on 26 Jan 1910 and died on 25 Jul 2000 in Solon, Johnson Co., Iowa at age 90. They had one daughter: Judy Gesing.

4-Hugo John Gehling was born on 30 Mar 1915 in Calmar and died on 17 May 2005 in Laguna Hills, Orange Co., California at age 90. Hugo married Elanore E. Elanore was born on 7 Dec 1911.

4-Victor Henry Gehling was born on 18 Nov 1918 in Calmar and died on 11 Jan 1999 in Pendleton, Oregon at age 80. Victor married Mary Catherine Butler. They had five children.

5-Catherine Gehling

5-Guy F. Gehling was born in 1949.

5-Mary Theresa Gehling --The Dec. 1946 Catholic Miss Magazine includes an article Stage A Gala Christmas by Mary Therese Gerling. [She may have been a nun.]

5-Victor Laverne Gehling was born on 30 Nov 1951. Victor married Linda May.

5-Ann Marie Gehling

3-Herman Gehling was born in Feb 1876 in Festina.

2-Bernard Herman Lutkenhaus was born in 1834. He lived in Cincinnati with his wife and five children.

2-Henry John Luetkenhaus was born in Oct 1836 in Nordrhein-Westfalen, died in 1918 in Festina at age 82, and was buried in Our Lady of Seven Dolors. buried at St. Mary's Cemetery. Henry married Philomina Exterkamp. Philomina was born in Dec 1845 in Holland, died in 1917 in Festina at age 72, and was buried in Our Lady of Seven Dolors. They had seven children. From 1880 to 1900 they lived in Festina where he was a carpenter.

3-Bernardina (Dina) Luetkenhaus was born in 1868 in Festina.

3-Kate Luetkenhaus was born in 1872 in Festina.

3-Herman Luetkenhaus was born in 1870 in Festina.

3-Mary Katherine Luetkenhaus was born in Oct 1874 in Festina, died in 1947 in Danbury at age 73, and was buried in St. Mary's Cemetery. Mary married Herman Uhlenhake in 1892 in Winneshiek Co., Iowa, son of Ferdinand Uhlenhake (Vlenhake) and Katharina (Katie) Magel. Herman was born in Oct 1868 in Iowa, died in 1934 in Danbury, Woodbury Co., Iowa at age 66, and was buried in St. Mary's Cemetery. They had seven children. Iowa Gravestones

4-Katie Uhlenhake was born in Oct 1894.

4-William J. Uhlenhake was born on 17 Apr 1898, died in 1958 in Danbury at age 60, and was buried in Danbury Cemetery. In 1918 he was employed on his father's farm in Danbury. Iowa Gravestones

4-Clara Uhlenhake was born in Jan 1900.

4-Arthur J. Uhlenhake was born in 1904, died in 1960 in Danbury at age 56, and was buried in Danbury Cemetery.

4-Sophia M. Uhlenhake was born in 1906, died in 1962 in Danbury at age 56, and was buried in Danbury Cemetery.

4-Herman J. Uhlenhake was born on 13 Dec 1910, died on 28 Oct 1957 in Woodbury Co., Iowa at age 46, and was buried in St. Mary's Cemetery. In 1955 he lived in Danbury. He served as a PFC in Co. A, 2833 ENGRR C BN in WWII. Iowa Gravestones

4-Elizabeth Uhlenhake was born in 1913, died in 1932 in Danbury at age 19, and was buried in St. Mary's Cemetery.

3-Frances Luetkenhaus was born in Apr 1877 in Festina.

3-Sophia Luetkenhaus was born in Nov 1879 in Festina.

3-John T. Luetkenhaus was born in Sep 1887 in Festina, died in 1937 in Festina at age 50, and was buried in Our Lady of Seven Dolors.

2-Harmon Luetkenhaus was born in 1838 in Westfalen. Harmon married Mary. Mary was born in 1858 in Germany. They had two children. Living with them in 1880 was Margaret Shill, age 11, a niece.

3-Anna Luetkenhaus was born on 15 Aug 1877 in St. Lucas and died on 6 Jul 1944 in Lindsay at age 66. Anna married Frank Schaecher on 5 Oct 1898 in St. Bernard, Nebraska, son of Heinrich B. Schaecher and Helena Gast. Frank was born on 29 Jun 1871 in Eisbach, Rhineland and died on 26 Dec 1947 in Lindsay, Nebraska at age 76. They had five children.

4-Mary M. Schaecher was born in 1901 in Cross Palins, Hutchinson Co., South Dakota.

4-Hildegard E. Schaecher was born in 1908 in South Dakota.

4-Leona Schaecher was born in 1911 in South Dakota.

4-Amelia C. Schaecher was born in 1913 in South Dakota.

4-Joseph Schaecher was born in 1917 in Lindsay, Platte Co., Nebraska.

3-Henry Luetkenhaus was born in 1879 in St. Lucas. was president of the school board in Districk No. 56 in St. Bernard, Platte Co., Nebraska from 1912 to 1943. St. Bernard--post office est. February 11, 1879; discontinued March 17, 1906. The Franciscan Brotherhood owned a section of the land on which they erected a school and church. Henry married Anna Boesch, daughter of Andrew Boesch Sr. and Clara Breunig. Anna was born in Jan 1882. They had nine children. They farmed 160 acres at Lindsay.

4-Herman Luetkenhaus Jr. was born on 24 Aug 1904 in Lindsay, Platte Co., Nebraska, died on 9 Jul 2000 in Schuyler, Colfax Co., Nebraska at age 95, and was buried in Saint Bonaventures Cemetery. Herman married Elsie Huettner. Elsie was born on 22 Nov 1908, died on 15 Sep 1993 in Schuyler, Colfax Co., Nebraska at age 84, and was buried in Saint Bonaventures Cemetery. They had seven children.

5-Norman F. Luetkenhaus was born in 1934 in Nebraska. Norman married Darlene. They had one son.

6-Michael A. Luetkenhaus was born in 1964. Michael married Stacy. They had five children.

7-Gracelynn Hope Luetkenhaus was born on 1 Jun 2003 in Omaha and died as an infant.

5-Lorus A. Luetkenhaus was born in 1938 in Nebraska.

5-Earl H. Luetkenhaus was born in 1950. Earl married Mary Diederich, daughter of Clarence Diedrich. Mary was born in 1950. They had four children.

6-Scott Erik Luetkenhaus was born in 1971 in Nebraska.

6-Jason M. Luetkenhaus was born in 1971.

6-Brandon M. Luetkenhaus was born in 1976.

6-Courtney A. Luetkenhaus was born in 1981.

5-Jane Luetkenhaus married Mr. Vicek.

5-Bernice A. Luetkenhaus was born in 1939 in Nebraska. Bernice married Victor G. Pfeifer. Victor was born in 1939.

5-Fay Luetkenhaus married Mark Keller.

5-Marilyn Luetkenhaus married George P. Olmer. They had three sons.

6-Brian G. Olmer was born in 1974.

4-Andrew Luetkenhaus was born on 13 Jan 1907 in Lindsay, Platte Co., Nebraska, died on 19 Apr 1980 in Columbus, Platte Co., Nebraska at age 73, and was buried in Saint Bonaventures Cemetery.

4-Henry Lutkenhaus was born in 1912 in St. Bernard, Platte Co., Nebraska.

4-Annie Lutkenhaus was born on 21 Oct 1913 in Lindsay, Platte Co., Nebraska, died on 9 Mar 2001 in Columbus, Platte Co., Nebraska at age 87, and was buried in St. Bonaventure Cemetry. Annie married Cyril Ignatius Braun on 4 Jun 1935. Cyril was born on 28 Nov 1905.

4-Francis L. (Frank) Luetkenhaus was born on 27 Nov 1915 in St. Bernard, died on 15 Mar 2007 in Columbus, Platte Co., Nebraska at age 91, and was buried in Saint Bonaventures Cemetery. Francis married Eleanor (Nora) Van Dyke on 29 Sep 1942. Eleanor was born in 1921. They had three children: Mary Jean, Carol Ann and Duane.

5-Mary Jean Luetkenhaus

5-Carol Ann Luetkenhaus married Charles W. Sand Jr. on 9 Oct 1965 at St. Francis Catholic Church, Humphrey, Nebraska.

5-Duane Luetkenhaus married unknown. They had a daughter, Karen Marie.

4-Mildred Lutkenhaus was born in 1918 in St. Bernard.

4-Thelma Luetkenhaus was born in 1921 in St. Bernard.

4-Eugene Lutkenhaus was born on 25 Feb 1921 in Lindsay, Platte Co., Nebraska and died in Jan 1988 in Lindsay at age 66.

4-Marjorie Luetkenhaus was born in 1927 in St. Bernard.

2-Anton John Lutkenhaus was born in Feb 1839 in Preußen He was a wagon maker. He died in 1932 in Festina at age 93, and was buried in Our Lady of Seven Dolors as Anton Lutkenhaus. Anton married Sophia Witte, daughter of Johan Melchior Witte and Anna Mary Kempen. Sophia was born in 1842 in Indiana, died in 1925 in Festina at age 83, and was buried in Our Lady of Seven Dolors. They had one son: John A. In 1880 they lived in Festina, his mother, Mary, age 76 lived with them. In 1900 his newphew, Arthur Luetkenhaus, b. Mar 1889, lived with them.

3-John A. Luetkenhaus was born on 4 Apr 1873 in Festina, died on 15 Sep 1933 in Festina at age 60, and was buried in Our Lady of Seven Dolors as John A. Lutkenhaus. John married Anna Elsbernd on 18 Oct 1904 in Our Lady of Seven Dolors, daughter of Joseph Elsbernd and Mary Moellers. Anna was born on 23 Oct 1881 in Festina and died on 5 Apr 1954 in New Hampton at age 72. They had seven children. In 1930 they lived on Main Street in Festina. John's 91 year old father lived with them.

4-Anthony (Tony) Lutkenhaus was born on 19 Sep 1905 in Festina and died on 21 May 1954 in Iowa at age 48. Anthony married Emma Wenthold about 1928, daughter of Barney Wenthold and Elizabeth Busch. Emma was born on 19 May 1908 and died in Nov 1972 in Calmar, Winneshiek Co., Iowa at age 64. They had four children: Margaret Arlene, Leosa Anne, Kyron, and Rosalyn J..

5-Margaret Arlene Lutkenhaus was born in 1931. Margaret married David Carlos Doser. David was born on 17 Jan 1931, died on 2 Jun 2001 in Mechaniesville at age 70, and was buried in Stanwood Cemetery. They had six children: Donald A., James Joseph, Michael David, Patrick John, Mark Wade, and Steven Karl.

6-Donald A. Doser was born in 1954. Donald married Lynn.

6-James Joseph Doser was born in 1955. James married Constance. They had two children: Katherine J. and Matthew James.

7-Katherine J. Doser was born in 1980.

7-Matthew James Doser was born in 1983.

6-Michael David Doser was born in 1959. Michael married Patti.

6-Patrick John Doser was born in 1961.

6-Mark Wade Doser was born in 1965. Mark married Lisa Ann. Lisa was born in 1966.

6-Steven Karl Doser was born in 1966. Steven married Carol L. She was born in 1966. 5-Leosa Anne Lutkenhaus was born on 15 Dec 1933. Leosa married Leo T. Meyer on 30 Jun 1953 in St. Mary's Catholic Church, Festina, son of Henry D. Meyer and Rose Theresa Meyer. Leo was born on 27 Dec 1929 in St. Lucas, died on 20 Jul 1978 in St. Lucas at age 48, and was buried in St. Luke's Cemetery. They had four children: Daniel F., Dale Edward, Alan J., and Janice. He died from a heart attack. Obituary of Leo Meyer Funeral services for Leo J. Meyer, 49, were held at St. Luke's church July 23 with the Rev. Richard Bohr offering the Mass. Burial was in the parish cemetery with Del Schmitt, Arthur Schmitt, Donald Kuennen, Wilfred Kuennen, Martin Kuennen and Robert Hemesath as pallbearers. He was born at St. Lucas Dec 27, 1929, the son of Henry and Rose Meyer. On June 30, 1953 he married Leosa Lutkenhaus at St. Mary's Catholic Church in Festina. Since their marriage they have farmed at the present home south of St. Lucas. Survivors include his wife; three sons and one daughter, Daniel of West Union, Dale, Alan and Janice at home, and two brothers, Theodore of Decorah and Frank of Fort Atkinson.

6-Daniel F. Meyer was born in 1955. Daniel married Ruth Ann Hoepfner, daughter of Howard Hoepfner and Unknown. Ruth was born in 1958. They had one daughter: Sarah J..

7-Sarah J. Meyer was born in 1982.

6-Dale Edward Meyer was born in 1957. Dale married Rose Marie Peterman. Rose was born in 1957.

6-Alan J. Meyer was born on 15 Apr 1962 in St. Lucas. Alan married Lola A. Lola was born on 3 Feb 1959.

6-Janice Meyer

5-Kyron Lutkenhaus was born on 1 Dec 1936. Kyron married Beverly Bruess, daughter of Martin J. Bruess and Viola Drilling. Beverly was born on 1 Apr 1938.

5-Rosalyn J. Lutkenhaus was born in 1948. Rosalyn married Dean C. Gillis. Dean was born on 20 Apr 1948.

4-Sister Myron M. Luetkenhaus was born on 27 May 1908 and died on 8 Mar 1993 in Dubuque at age 84.

4-Gregory Anton Lutkenhaus was born on 15 Feb 1913 in Festina and died in Apr 1980 in Iowa at age 67. He married Marie Elizabeth Ehler, daughter of Joseph Ehler and Mary A. Boeckman. They had seven children.

5-Donna Mae Lutkenhaus was born in 1939. She married William F. Davis.

5-John Rudolph Lutkenhaus was born in 1941. He married Luann Theresa. They had two children.

6-David John Lutkenhaus was born in 1969.

6-Rebecca Ann Lutkenhaus was born in 1972.

5-Joan Agnes Lutkenhaus was born on 13 Jul 1943. She married Leroy Edward Franzen on 29 Jun 1960. They had fourteen children.

5-Karen Lutkenhaus was born in 1946 in Festina. She married Mr. Busta.

5-Shirley A. Lutkenhaus was born in 1948. She married Daniel L. Morris.

5-Mary Jo Lutkenhaus was born in 1949. She married Mr. Wharton.

5-Lavonne Dorothy Lutkenhaus was born in Nov 1950 in West Union. She married Dean Allen Patrick.

4-Sister Julia Luetkenhaus was born on 15 Jun 1915 in Festina, died on 12 Jan 2005 in Holy Family Infirmary at age 89, and was buried in Mount Calvary Cemetery.
She entered the Sisters of St. Francis on Aug. 25, 1936, and made her final profession of vows on Aug. 10, 1942. Sister Julia ministered in the Iowa cities of Dubuque, Le Mars, Sioux City, New Hampton, Ossian and Bancroft and in Chicago.
She was preceded in death by her parents; three brothers, Anthony, Gregory and Rudolph; and four sisters, Sister Marie, Sister Myron, Agnes and Leona.

4-Rudolph John (Rudy) Lutkenhaus was born on 6 Feb 1918 and died in May 1985 in Alta Vista, Chickasaw Co., Iowa at age 67. Rudolph married Ethyl Mary Wenthold on 30 Jun 1942, daughter of Barney Wenthold and Elizabeth Busch. Ethyl was born on 1 Apr 1909 in Festina, died on 1 Dec 2000 in Alta Vista at age 91, and was buried in Mount Calvary Cemetery. They had eight children: Judith Ann, Joseph F., Gerald, Janice E., Deborah M., Kenneth Rudy, Patricia S., and Barbara. He served in WWII from 1942 to 1946.

5-Judith Ann Lutkenhaus was born on 12 Apr 1943. Judith married Ronald J. Gebel. Ronald was born on 5 Jun 1940. They had four children: Aaron J. (Adopted), Marc C., Robin E., and April A.

6-Aaron J. (Adopted) Gebel was born in 1970. Aaron married Lana R.

6-Marc C. Gebel was born in 1972. Marc married Jennifer A. Jennifer was born on 18 Dec 1973.

6-Robin E. Gebel was born on 3 Apr 1975.

6-April A. Gebel was born on 26 Jan 1980.

5-Dr. Joseph F. Lutkenhaus was born on 24 Apr 1947. Joseph married Janet.

5-Atty. Gerald Lutkenhaus was born in 1948. Gerald married Mary.

5-Janice E. Lutkenhaus was born on 2 Sep 1950. Janice married Craig Crooks, son of Gerald Francis Crooks and Arlene Hazel Dopp. Craig was born on 16 Sep 1948. They had two children: Adam J. and Ryan Craig.

6-Adam J. Crooks was born in 1975.

6-Ryan Craig Crooks was born in 1977.

5-Deborah M. Lutkenhaus was born in 1952. Deborah married Kevin Daniel Crooks, son of Gerald Francis Crooks and Arlene Hazel Dopp. Kevin was born in 1954. They had two children.

6-Daniel Kevin Crooks was born in 1978.

6-Katie Jo Crooks was born in 1982.

5-Kenneth Rudy Lutkenhaus was born in 1955. Kenneth married Debra Kay Huinker, daughter of Charles Gerhardt Huinker and Edna Ann Brincks. Debra was born on 28 Feb 1957. They had two children.

6-Carrie Ann Lutkenhaus was born in 1977. Carrie married Steve Matthew Christopher on 23 Oct 2004 in Eagle Grove Evangelical Lutheran Church.

6-Lindsay Lea Lutkenhaus was born in 1980. Lindsay married Scott Britson on 15 May 2004 in St. Aloysius. They had one son.

7-Drew Charles Britson

5-Patricia S. Lutkenhaus was born on 1 Nov 1956. Patricia married Gary Einwalter. Gary was born on 2 Dec 1953.

5-Barbara Lutkenhaus married John M. Taylor. John was born on 10 Aug 1958.

4-Agnes Lutkenhaus was born 19 Aug 1920 in Festina and died 24 Aug 1993 in Jessup. She married Clinton Kolthoff. They were married on 18 Feb 1939 by Rev. Joseph Vollmecke in Calmar. He was born on 17 Aug 1908 and died on Oct 1980 in Jesup. He was a plumber. They had a daughter, Mary Jane.

4-Leona Lutkenhaus was born in 1923 in Festina.

2-Bernard Joseph Lütkenhaus was born on 5 Mar 1845 in Legden, Westphalia, died on 30 Apr 1928 in Muenster, Cooke Co., Texas at age 83, and was buried in Sacred Heart Cemetery. Bernard married Margaret Anna Kaupel in 1875 in Festina. Margaret was born on 10 Feb 1850 in Cincinnati, Hamilton Co., Ohio, died on 22 Feb 1940 in Muenster at age 90, and was buried in Sacred Heart Cemetery. They had nine children: Katherine, Henry Joseph, Elizabeth, Teresia, George Henry, Frank, Bernard H., Louis B., and Anna Margaret. He was a carpenter.

3-Katherine Luetkenhaus was born on 8 Dec 1876 in Festina.

3-Henry Joseph Lutkenhaus was born on 16 Feb 1878 in Festina, died in Oct 1975 in Muenster at age 97, and was buried in Sacred Heart Cemetery. Henry married Frances Marie (Fanny) Muck on 4 Nov 1904 in Muenster, Cooke Co., Texas. Frances was born on 15 Apr 1878 in Pastin, Post Leskau, Bohemia, died on 9 Aug 1958 in Muenster at age 80, and was buried in Sacred Heart Cemetery. They had nine children: Odilia, Alexander Joseph, Hugo George, William Anthony, Marie Christina, Harold Thadeus, Clara Amelia, Arthur Bobbie, and Emma Angela. On his draft card, he signed his name Henry Joseph Lutkenhaus. He was involved in drilling for oil four miles northwest of Muenster. He also raised rull-blooded Duroc pigs.

4-Odilia Lutkenhaus was born on 4 Sep 1905 in Nebraska. Odilia married Oscar Arthur Detten. Oscar was born on 25 Apr 1905 in Bunker Hill, Illinois and died on 2 Aug 1950 in Amarillo, Potter Co., Texas at age 45. They adopted four children, Virginia, Jerry, Billy and Marilyn.

4-Alexander Joseph Lutkenhaus was born on 28 Jan 1907 in Cooke Co., Texas, died on 2 Dec 1972 in Muenster at age 65, and was buried in Sacred Heart Cemetery. Alexander married Adelia Frances Seyler, daughter of Frank Seyler and Catherine Neises. Adelia was born on 9 Sep 1915 in Lindsay, Cooke Co., Texas. Another name for Adelia was Odilia Segler. They had two children.

5-Linda Ann Lutkenhaus was born on 23 Apr 1941 in Muenster. Linda married Robert Louis Coursey on 28 Sep 1968 in Muenster.

5-James Reagan Lutkenhaus was born on 13 Mar 1943 in Cooke Co., Texas. James married Joan Ann Sicking on 20 Jun 1970 in Muenster. They had two children.

6-Jessica Odelia Lutkenhaus was born on 17 Jul 1975 in Dallas Co., Texas. She completed her PhD in Chemical Engineering from the University of Texas at Austin in July 2004. Jessica was a postdoctoral fellow at Harvard Medical School, worked with Dr. Joe Rizzo on the retinal implant project. In July 2006, she became an Assistant Professor at Ohio State University.

6-Jodie Lee Lutkenhaus was born on 26 Aug 1980 in Dallas Co., Texas.

4-Hugo George Lutkenhaus was born on 27 Feb 1909 in Muenster, died on 15 May 1987 in Muenster at age 78, and was buried in Sacred Heart Cemetery. In 1957 he drilled for oil two miles west of Muenster but abandoned at 2,555 feet.

4-William Anthony Lutkenhaus was born on 17 Jan 1911 in Muenster, died on 14 Jun 1996 in Muenster at age 85, and was buried in Sacred Heart Cemetery.
He enlisted on 19 Aug 1942 in Dallas. He was married and lived in Cooke Co. He had completed one ear of high school and was employed as a geographer. William married Katherine Lucille Lindecker on 17 Aug 1942 in Gainesville, daughter of Leonard E. Lindecker. Katherine was born on 15 May 1923 in Gainesville. They had three children.

5-Judith Ann Lutkenhaus was born on 14 Dec 1943 in Muenster. Judith married Virgil J. Hess on 31 Mar 1978 in Muenster.

5-Janet Sue Lutkenhaus was born on 23 Oct 1946 in Muenster.

5-Constance Lin Lutkenhaus was born on 7 Apr 1965 in Muenster. Constance married Thomas A. Knapp on 23 Feb 1990 in Denton Co., Texas. Constance next married Clarence A. Sarnford on 26 May 2001 in Denton Co., Texas.

4-Marie Christina Lutkenhaus was born on 5 Jan 1914 in Muenster, died on 3 Mar 1996 in Muenster at age 82, and was buried in Sacred Heart Cemetery. She never married.

4-Harold Thadeus Lutkenhaus was born on 11 Sep 1915 in Muenster, died on 22 Sep 1995 in Muenster at age 80, and was buried in Sacred Heart Cemetery. Harold married Gladys Helen Richter on 21 Nov 1987 in Muenster. The marriage ended in divorce on 23 Jun 1994. Gladys was born on 3 Feb 1921, died on 14 Oct 2000 in Muenster at age 79, and was buried in Sacred Heart Cemetery. They had two children. With his brother, Arthur, he drilled a 3,5000 foot test well two miles northwest of Munster. Their site was two miles west of county regular production and 990 from the north and 652 from the west lines of block 13.

5-Sheldon Curtis Lutkenhaus was born on 29 Mar 1942. Sheldon married Patricia Agnes Krahl. Patricia was born in 1943. They had two children.

6-Todd Curtiss Lutkenhaus was born on 9 Aug 1962 in Muenster. Todd married Sandra R. Mitchell on 3 Jan 1985 in Muenster. Todd next married Vicky S. Tyler on 22 Jan 1987 in Muenster.

6-Tammy Gayle Lutkenhaus was born on 1 Sep 1964 in Muenster. Tammy married Eddie Ray Puckett on 22 Aug 1981 in Muenster, son of John Marvin Puckett and Tommie Joyce Durham. Eddie was born on 23 Nov 1960. They had two children.

7-Bethany Ann Puckett was born on 14 Mar 1982 in Denton Co., Texas.

7-Tera Patricia Puckett was born on 7 Jan 1986 in Cooke Co., Texas.

5-La Christa Gayl Lutkenhaus was born in 1944. She married James Arthur Krahl. They had four children.

6-Brooke Renee Krahl was born on 11 Feb 1964 in Muenster, Cooke Co., Texas.

6-Rochelle Rae Krahl was born on 24 Feb 1966 in Muenster, Cooke Co., Texas.

6-Trenton James Krahl was born on 6 Jun 1968 in Muenster, Cooke Co., Texas.

6-Cody Lee Krahl was born on 6 Sep 1972 in Muenster, Cooke Co., Texas.

4-Clara Amelia Lutkenhaus was born on 30 Jul 1917 in Muenster. Clara married Richard William Wilde on 18 Apr 1939 in Sacred Heart Catholic Church, son of Hubert Simon Wilde and Elizabeth Ann Wegmann. Richard was born on 29 Oct 1914, died on 27 Feb 1972 at age 57 and was buried in Sacred Heart Cemetery. They had two children.

5-Melvin Leroy Wilde was born on 29 Nov 1940, died on 29 Mar 1996 in Gainesville and was buried in Fairview Cemetery. Melvin married Johanna Hall.

5-Robert Dale Wilde was born on 26 Apr 1945.

4-Arthur Bobbie Lutkenhaus was born on 13 Jan 1919. Arthur married Angeline Elizabeth Knabe in 1958, daughter of Albert Ben Knabe and Anna Angeline Stoffels. Angeline was born on 21 Sep 1923. They had six children.

5-Robert Dean Lutkenhaus was born on 18 Apr 1959 in Muenster. Robert married Linda Gail Endres on 15 Dec 1978 in Muenster. They had four children.

6-Brandi Lea Lutkenhaus was born on 30 May 1979 in Muenster. Brandi married Jeffrey R. Cook on 18 May 2002 in Lubbock Co., Texas.

6-Jason Robert Lutkenhaus was born on 2 Dec 1981 in Muenster.

6-Crystal Gail Lutkenhaus was born on 21 Jun 1984 in Muenster.

6-Jeremy Jonathan Lutkenhaus was born on 27 Feb 1992 in Muenster.

5-Janel Elaine Luetkenhaus was born on 10 Jul 1961 in Muenster. Janel married Michael N. Harding on 2 Jan 1993 in Muenster.

5-Jan Ray Lutkenhaus was born on 10 Jul 1961 in Muenster. Jan married Cindy Ann Reiter on 12 Apr 1982 in Muenster. They had three children.

6-Corey Adam Lutkenhaus was born on 27 Jan 1986 in Denton Co., Texas.

6-Amy Elaine Lutkenhaus was born on 5 Jun 1989 in Grayson Co., Texas.

6-Jeffrey Ryan Lutkenhaus was born on 27 Feb 1992 in Denton Co., Texas.

5-Troy Alan Lutkenhaus was born on 8 Nov 1962 in Muenster. Troy married Tina M. Brinkley on 11 Jun 1994 in Muenster.

5-Donald Joseph Lutkenhaus was born on 18 Feb 1964 in Muenster. Donald married Theresa K. Murray on 12 Aug 1995 in Muenster.

5-Duane Curtis Lutkenhaus was born on 16 Dec 1965 in Muenster. Duane married Dayna M. Stoffels on 18 Jun 1993 in Muenster. They had one son.

6-Daniel Duane Lutkenhaus was born on 25 Nov 1993 in Muenster.

4-Emma Angela Lutkenhaus was born on 1 Jun 1921 in Cooke Co., Texas, died on 19 Jan 2000 in Muenster at age 78, and was buried in Sacred Heart Cemetery. Emma married Alphonse Tony Felderhoff. Alphonse was born on 13 Aug 1922 in Muenster.

3-Elizabeth Luetkenhaus was born on 19 Sep 1879 in Festina.

3-Teresia Lütkenhaus was born on 24 Nov 1880 in Festina.

3-George Henry Lutkenhaus was born on 17 Sep 1882, died on 12 Mar 1956 in Muenster, Cooke Co., Texas at age 73, and was buried in Sacred Heart Cemetery. George married Mary Elizabeth Loeffelholz on 23 Jan 1918 in Muenster, Cooke Co., Texas. Mary was born on 6 Feb 1898, died on 23 Jan 1975 in Gainesville, Cooke Co., Texas at age 76, and was buried in Sacred Heart Cemetery. They had three children. August's obit shows he had 3 sisters, all living in 2005.

4-August Joseph Lutkenhaus (Gus)was born on 18 Mar 1920 in Gainesville and died on 28 Dec 2005 in Muenster at age 85. He enlisted on 21 Feb 1942 at Camp Wolters, Texas. He had completed one year of high school and was employed as an automobile serviceman. He was single. August married Armella Mathilda Flusche on 21 Nov 1944 in Muenster, daughter of Joseph Carl Flusche and Mary Kolzer. Armella was born on 15 Feb 1924 in Muenster. They had six children.

5-Walter Joseph Lutkenhaus was born on 14 Nov 1945. Walter married Kathleen Ann Steng on 20 Apr 1968 in Muenster, Cooke Co., Texas. Kathleen was born on 25 Oct 1968. They had four children.

6-Donna Marie Lutkenhaus was born on 30 Jan 1969 in Muenster. Donna married Roy Lynn Neu on 9 Sep 1989 in Muenster, son of Elroy Neu and Pat Jean Drozd. The marriage ended in divorce on 9 Feb 1993. Roy was born on 31 Jan 1969 in Muenster.

6-Michael Lawrence Lutkenhaus was born on 23 Aug 1970 in Muenster. Michael married Jane L. Schumacher on 6 Apr 1991 in Muenster.

6-Laura Ann Lutkenhaus was born on 5 Apr 1974 in Muenster. Laura married Jimmy D. Fisher on 17 Jan 1998 in Muenster.

6-George Patrick Lutkenhaus was born on 2 Jan 1977 in Muenster. George married Patricia D. Masten on 28 Jul 2001 in Denton Co., Texas.

5-Norma Frances Lutkenhaus was born on 11 Feb 1947. Norma married John Henry Kubicek Jr. on 5 Nov 1966 in Muenster. John was born on 1 Jul 1941. They had two children.

6-Dave John Kubicek was born on 2 Feb 1968.

6-Steve Gregory Kubicek was born on 31 Dec 1969.

5-Doris Marie Lutkenhaus was born on 12 Nov 1948. Doris married Weldon Christopher Muller on 24 Jul 1971 in Cooke Co., Texas. They had two children.

6-Christopher John Muller was born on 30 Sep 1977 in Grayson Co., Texas.

6-Matthew Leo Muller was born on 16 Dec 1979 in Grayson Co., Texas.

5-Dennis Lawrence Lutkenhaus was born on 23 Dec 1950. Dennis married Carolyn Ann Block on 21 Jul 1973. Carolyn was born on 3 May 1951. They had five children.

6-Clifford Wayne Lutkenhaus was born on 5 Nov 1974 in Muenster. Clifford married Jenny J. Fedric on 14 Jun 1997. The marriage ended in divorce on 11 Dec 1998 in Randall Co., Texas.

6-Charlene Ann Lutkenhaus was born on 14 Oct 1975 in Muenster.

6-Robert Paul Lutkenhaus was born on 30 Jan 1977 in Muenster.

6-Mark Allen Lutkenhaus was born on 31 Aug 1982 in Muenster.

6-Kevin Dale Lutkenhaus was born on 4 Jun 1986 in Muenster.

5-Leo George Lutkenhaus was born on 8 Aug 1957. Leo married Peggy Louise Fuhrmann on 14 Nov 1981 in Muenster. They had three children.

6-Kristie Kaye Lutkenhaus was born on 20 Feb 1983 in Muenster.

6-Pamela Gayle Lutkenhaus was born on 12 Aug 1984 in Grayson Co., Texas.

6-Patrick William Lutkenhaus was born on 8 Oct 1987 in Grayson Co., Texas.

5-Charles August Lutkenhaus was born on 6 Nov 1962 in Montague Co., Texas. Charles married Lori Ann Burke.

4-Lorene Katherine Lutkenhaus was born on 21 May 1926 in Muenster, Cooke Co., Texas. Lorene married Henry Joe Sandmann. They had five children.

5-Laquita Ann Sandmann was born on 23 May 1946 in Cooke Co., Texas.

5-Kevin Lee Sandmann was born on 24 Sep 1949 in Cooke Co., Texas.

5-Alan Dale Sandmann was born on 25 Sep 1955 in Cooke Co., Texas.

5-Janet Faye Sandmann was born on 3 Sep 1957 in Cooke Co., Texas.

5-Carl Michael Sandmann was born on 3 Nov 1961 in Cooke Co., Texas.

4-Pauline Mae Lutkenhaus was born on 19 May 1932 in Cooke Co., Texas. Pauline married Louis Bernard Sicking, son of August Bernard (Gus) Sicking and Augusta Frances Flies. Louis was born in 1919 in Cooke Co., Texas. They had six children.

5-Mary Jo Sicking was born on 18 Apr 1954 in Montague Co., Texas. She married Kelly B. West on 23 Jan 1976 in Cooke Co., Texas.

5-Weldon Louis George Sicking was born on 29 Apr 1956 in Cooke Co., Texas. Weldon married Nancy Louise Walterscheid. They had two children.

6-Jonathan Derek Sicking was born on 5 Jan 1985 in Cooke Co., Texas.

6-Jared Curtis Sicking was born on 22 Jun 1988 in Cooke Co., Texas.

5-Carol Ann Sicking was born on 30 Oct 1957 in Cooke Co., Texas. She married Harold R. Wilson on 28 Sep 1992 in Cooke Co., Texas.

5-Rita Geraldine Sicking was born on 14 Oct 1960 in Cooke Co., Texas. She married Tony C. Motsenbocker on 24 May 1980 in Cooke Co., Texas.

5-Wesley Augustine Sicking was born on 14 Oct 1965 in Cooke Co., Texas. He married Molly D. Koelzer on 16 Jul 1994 in Muenster.

5-Warren Fulton Sicking was born on 14 Oct 1965 in Cooke Co., Texas. He married Shelley A. Fleitman on 16 Jun 1990 in Muenster.

3-Frank Lutkenhaus was born on 21 Apr 1886 in Festina, died on 5 Jul 1942 in Muenster at age 56, and was buried in Sacred Heart Cemetery.

3-Bernard H. Lutkenhaus was born on 9 Feb 1888 in Festina, died on 23 Apr 1963 in Muenster at age 75, and was buried in Sacred Heart Cemetery. Bernard married Helen Bergman. They had eight children.

4-Bernadine Mary Elizabeth Lutkenhaus was born on 10 Jan 1930 in Muenster, died on 19 Feb 2007 in Maysville, Garvin Co., Oklahoma at age 77, and was buried in Maysville Cemetery. Preceded in death by sons, step-daughter Darla Sue Fricker in 1988. Bernadine married Mitchell Mc Curtain in 1953. They had five children.

5-John Allen Mc Curtain died in 1971.

5-Frank Dale Mc Curtain died in 1976.

5-James Mc Curtain was born in 1953. James married Rita J. Rita was born in 1954. They had two children: Amber and Cheney.

4-Raymond F. Lutkenhaus was born on 25 Dec 1919 and died on 15 May 1988 in Gainesville, Cooke Co., Texas at age 68. He enlisted on 21 Feb 1942 at Camp Wolters, Texas. He had completed one year of high school and was employed as an automobile serviceman. He was single.

4-Anthony (Tony) Lutkenhaus died before 2005.

4-Rosalie Josephine Lutkenhaus was born on 20 Jul 1926 in Muenster. Rosalie married Unknown Johnson.

4-Regina Catherine Lutkenhaus was born in Dec 1921 in Cooke Co., Texas. Regina married Starling B. Lawson. Starling was born in 1917. They had four children.

5-Mary Lee Lawson was born on 11 Nov 1941 in Cooke Co., Texas.

5-Patricia Janet Lawson was born on 19 Nov 1943 in Cooke Co., Texas.

5-Gerald Wayne Lawson was born on 16 Jun 1949 in Cooke Co., Texas.

5-Donald Joseph Lawson was born on 25 Mar 1951 in Cooke Co., Texas.

4-Marcella Mary Lutkenhaus was born in 1932. Marcella married William Duward Brown. William was born in 1932. They had two children.

5-Vicky Lynn Brown was born on 15 Jul 1957 in Travis Co., Texas.

5-Michael Duane Brown was born on 5 Aug 1961 in Dallas Co., Texas.

4-David Bernard Lutkenhaus was born in 1940. David married Patsy A. Tribble on 14 Apr 1981 in Cooke Co., Texas. Patsy was born in 1941.

4-Lucille Lutkenhaus married Mr. Spikes of Dothan, Alabama.

Bernard next married Helena. She was born on 6 Feb 1897, died on 26 Oct 1954 in Muenster at age 57, and was buried in Sacred Heart Cemetery.

3-Louis B. Lutkenhaus was born on 29 Dec 1889 in Festina, died on 26 Feb 1957 in Muenster at age 67, and was buried in Sacred Heart Cemetery. He never married.

3-Anna Margaret Lutkenhaus was born on 8 Sep 1893 in Muenster and died on 5 Sep 1977 in Muenster at age 83. Anna married William G. Kathman on 16 Nov 1920 in Muenster. William was born on 14 Jul 1893 and died on 25 Aug 1973 in Muenster at age 80. They had two children.

4-Georgia Ann Kathman was born on 10 Nov 1929 in Tarrant Co., Texas.

4-Margaret Helen Kathman was born on 7 Mar 1933 in Tarrant Co., Texas.

2-Frank Anton Luetkenhaus was born about 1853. Frank married Catharine. Catharine was born in 1859 in Iowa. They had two children.

3-Henry Luetkenhaus was born in 1878 in West Point, Lee Co., Iowa.

3-Elizabeth (Lizzie) Luetkenhaus was born on 19 Sep 1879 in West Point, Lee Co., Iowa and died on 21 Jan 1941 in Nazareth, Castro Co., Texas at age 61. Elizabeth married August Brockman.

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