Ede Hinrichs Post

M, #19060, b. circa 1782
Last Edited4 Nov 2003
Birth*circa 1782Ede Hinrichs Post was born circa 1782 at Aurich-Wallinghausen, Aurich, Lower Saxony, Germany.
Marriage*31 December 1809He married Hilke Christiane Folkers, daughter of Folkert Eden and Eke Catharine Janssen, on 31 December 1809 at St Lamberti Lutheran Church, Aurich, Aurich, Lower Saxony, Germany, Per marriage Register: Ede Hinrichs Post, unmarried, 27 years old, second son of the second marrige of the deceased Hinrich Janssen Post in Wallinghausen, with Hilke Catharine Folkert, virgin, 28 years old, the only daughter of the deceased Folkert Eden Hausmann in Sandhorst.

Family

Hilke Christiane Folkers b. 10 Jun 1780

Harm Eden Post

M, #15446, b. circa 1819
FatherEde Hinrich Post
Last Edited20 Sep 2001
Birth*circa 1819Harm Eden Post was born circa 1819 at Aurich-Neu Sandhorst, Aurich, Lower Saxony, Germany; was the third son of the laborer Ede Hinrich Post in New Sandhorst.
He was the son of Ede Hinrich Post.
Marriage*18 April 1846Harm Eden Post married Trientje (Catharine) Folkers Gronewold, daughter of Jann/Johann Folkerts Gronewold and Goeste Hedden, on 18 April 1846 at St Lamberti Lutheran Church, Aurich, Aurich, Lower Saxony, Germany.

Family

Trientje (Catharine) Folkers Gronewold b. 8 Nov 1818

Donald Edward Pressler

M, #25264, b. 29 January 1921, d. 23 September 2001
MilitaryWorld War II
Last Edited3 Aug 2018
Birth*29 January 1921Donald Edward Pressler was born on 29 January 1921 at Huntington Co, IN.
Marriage*He married Eleanor Louise Frederick, daughter of Glen George Frederick and Ida Engeline Reiken.
Military*Donald Edward Pressler was in the US Navy during World War II.
Death*23 September 2001He died on 23 September 2001 at Huntington, Huntington Co, IN, at age 80.
Obituary*24 September 2001From the Huntington Herald Press Online, September 24, 2001

Don Pressler, 80, 1274 Walnut St., died at 6:20 p.m. Sunday (Sept. 23, 2001) at his home. Mr. Pressler was the owner of the Wonder Bar in Huntington and had also worked construction. He served in the Navy during World War II. He was a member of Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 2689 and Moose Lodge 837, both of Huntington.

He was born Jan. 29, 1921, in Huntington to Charles Edward and Hazel DeWitt Pressler. He married Eleanor Fredrick on March 20, 1943. His wife died Oct. 19, 1982.

Survivors include six sons, Ronald E. Pressler, Thomas I. Pressler, Charles E. Pressler, Gregory G. Pressler, Kem E. Pressler and Randy L. Pressler, all of Huntington; two daughters, Linda Pressler Harris and Debra J. Pressler, both of Huntington; two sisters, Viola Bigler and Patricia Grodrian, both of Huntington; plus 17 grandchildren and 13 great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by a daughter, Donnette Pressler; two brothers, Homer Pressler and Richard Pressler; and five grandchildren. Calling is 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. Tuesday at the Hart Funeral Home, where funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Wednesday. Rev. Elzie Spencer will officiate. Burial will be at the Pilgrims Rest Cemetery.
Burial*26 September 2001He was buried on 26 September 2001 at Pilgrims Rest Cemetery, Huntington, Huntington Co, IN.

Family

Eleanor Louise Frederick b. 8 Jun 1925, d. Oct 1982

Catherine (Gladys) Pursley

F, #18534, b. 24 December 1900, d. 10 May 1980
FatherCharles Edward Pursley b. 27 Aug 1864, d. 12 Feb 1939
MotherAlrica (Reka) Gronewold b. 14 Feb 1878, d. 8 Jul 1937
Relationship2nd cousin of Verna Jean Bremer
ChartsDescendants of Rudolf Einfeld
Last Edited19 Feb 2005
Birth*24 December 1900Catherine (Gladys) Pursley was born on 24 December 1900 at Kankakee, Kankakee Co, IL.
She was the daughter of Charles Edward Pursley and Alrica (Reka) Gronewold.
Census*6 May 1910Catherine (Gladys) Pursley appeared on the census of 6 May 1910 at St Augusta Twp, Stearns Co, MN.
Census24 January 1920She appeared on the census of 24 January 1920 at St Augusta Twp, Stearns Co, MN.
Married Name11 November 1923 As of 11 November 1923,her married name was Stang.
Marriage*11 November 1923She married Simon (Slim) Stang on 11 November 1923 at St Wendelin Church, Luxemburg, Stearns Co, MN.
SSN*1973Her Social Security Number was 471-76-7964; issued 1973 at MN.
Death*10 May 1980Catherine (Gladys) Pursley died on 10 May 1980 at St Cloud, Stearns Co, MN, at age 79.

Family

Simon (Slim) Stang b. 23 Feb 1899, d. 23 Aug 1971
Marriage*11 November 1923She married Simon (Slim) Stang on 11 November 1923 at St Wendelin Church, Luxemburg, Stearns Co, MN.
Children

Charles (Ed)ward Pursley

M, #18536, b. 6 September 1908, d. 21 February 1990
FatherCharles Edward Pursley b. 27 Aug 1864, d. 12 Feb 1939
MotherAlrica (Reka) Gronewold b. 14 Feb 1878, d. 8 Jul 1937
Relationship2nd cousin of Verna Jean Bremer
ChartsDescendants of Rudolf Einfeld
Last Edited19 Feb 2005
Birth*6 September 1908Charles (Ed)ward Pursley was born on 6 September 1908 at Luxemburg, Stearns Co, MN.
He was the son of Charles Edward Pursley and Alrica (Reka) Gronewold.
Census*6 May 1910Charles (Ed)ward Pursley appeared on the census of 6 May 1910 at St Augusta Twp, Stearns Co, MN.
Census24 January 1920He appeared on the census of 24 January 1920 at St Augusta Twp, Stearns Co, MN.
Name Variation24 January 1920 As of 24 January 1920, Charles (Ed)ward Pursley was also known as Parsley.
Marriage*10 January 1929He married Rose Mary Klaverkamp on 10 January 1929.
Census*12 April 1930Charles (Ed)ward Pursley and Rose Mary Klaverkamp appeared on the census of 12 April 1930 at St Augusta Twp, Stearns Co, MN, living in the home of his parents.
SSN*before 1951His Social Security Number was 469-07-9953; issued before 1951 at MN.
Death*21 February 1990Charles (Ed)ward Pursley died on 21 February 1990 at St Cloud, Stearns Co, MN, at age 81.

Family

Rose Mary Klaverkamp b. 22 Jun 1909, d. Oct 1991
Marriage*10 January 1929He married Rose Mary Klaverkamp on 10 January 1929.
Child

Charles Edward Pursley

M, #18533, b. 27 August 1864, d. 12 February 1939
ChartsDescendants of Rudolf Einfeld
Last Edited2 Jul 2007
Birth*27 August 1864Charles Edward Pursley was born on 27 August 1864 at LaSalle Co, IL.
Marriage*10 January 1900He married Alrica (Reka) Gronewold, daughter of Johann (John) Hermann Folkerts Gronewold and Asa Katharine Behrens, on 10 January 1900 at Livingston Co, IL, probably in Kankakee, IL area.
Census*11 June 1900Charles Edward Pursley and Alrica (Reka) Gronewold appeared on the census of 11 June 1900 at Aroma Twp, Kankakee Co, IL, Birth Aug 1864.
Note*between 1905 and 1908Between 1905 and 1908 Charles Edward Pursley and Alrica (Reka) Gronewold moved at St Cloud, Stearns Co, MN, area, where they bought and farmed one hundred sixty acres southwest of St Cloud.
Census6 May 1910Charles Edward Pursley and Alrica (Reka) Gronewold appeared on the census of 6 May 1910 at St Augusta Twp, Stearns Co, MN.
Name Variation24 January 1920 As of 24 January 1920, Charles Edward Pursley was also known as Parsley.
Census24 January 1920He and Alrica (Reka) Gronewold appeared on the census of 24 January 1920 at St Augusta Twp, Stearns Co, MN, Last name was Parsley.
Census12 April 1930Charles Edward Pursley and Alrica (Reka) Gronewold appeared on the census of 12 April 1930 at St Augusta Twp, Stearns Co, MN.
Death*12 February 1939Charles Edward Pursley died on 12 February 1939 at St Cloud, Stearns Co, MN, at age 74.

Family

Alrica (Reka) Gronewold b. 14 Feb 1878, d. 8 Jul 1937
Marriage*10 January 1900He married Alrica (Reka) Gronewold, daughter of Johann (John) Hermann Folkerts Gronewold and Asa Katharine Behrens, on 10 January 1900 at Livingston Co, IL, probably in Kankakee, IL area.
Children

Harold John Pursley

M, #18535, b. 16 April 1905, d. 28 December 1956
FatherCharles Edward Pursley b. 27 Aug 1864, d. 12 Feb 1939
MotherAlrica (Reka) Gronewold b. 14 Feb 1878, d. 8 Jul 1937
Relationship2nd cousin of Verna Jean Bremer
ChartsDescendants of Rudolf Einfeld
Last Edited2 Jul 2007
Birth*16 April 1905Harold John Pursley was born on 16 April 1905 at Kankakee, Kankakee Co, IL.
He was the son of Charles Edward Pursley and Alrica (Reka) Gronewold.
Census*6 May 1910Harold John Pursley appeared on the census of 6 May 1910 at St Augusta Twp, Stearns Co, MN.
Census24 January 1920He appeared on the census of 24 January 1920 at St Augusta Twp, Stearns Co, MN.
Name Variation24 January 1920 As of 24 January 1920, Harold John Pursley was also known as Parsley.
Marriage*28 December 1936He married Gail Marie Kelly on 28 December 1936 at St Cloud, Stearns Co, MN.
Death*28 December 1956Harold John Pursley died on 28 December 1956 at St Cloud, Stearns Co, MN, at age 51.

Family

Gail Marie Kelly b. 16 May 1911, d. 21 Jun 1975
Marriage*28 December 1936He married Gail Marie Kelly on 28 December 1936 at St Cloud, Stearns Co, MN.
Child

John Pursley

M, #18648, b. 10 April 1937, d. 10 April 1937
FatherHarold John Pursley b. 16 Apr 1905, d. 28 Dec 1956
MotherGail Marie Kelly b. 16 May 1911, d. 21 Jun 1975
Relationship2nd cousin 1 time removed of Verna Jean Bremer
ChartsDescendants of Rudolf Einfeld
Last Edited2 Jul 2007
Death*10 April 1937John Pursley died on 10 April 1937 at St Cloud, Stearns Co, MN.
Birth*10 April 1937He was born on 10 April 1937 at St Cloud, Stearns Co, MN.
He was the son of Harold John Pursley and Gail Marie Kelly.

Richard Leo Pursley

M, #18672, b. 9 June 1932, d. 15 March 1991
FatherCharles (Ed)ward Pursley b. 6 Sep 1908, d. 21 Feb 1990
MotherRose Mary Klaverkamp b. 22 Jun 1909, d. Oct 1991
Relationship2nd cousin 1 time removed of Verna Jean Bremer
ChartsDescendants of Rudolf Einfeld
Last Edited24 Oct 2005
Birth*9 June 1932Richard Leo Pursley was born on 9 June 1932 at St Cloud, Stearns Co, MN.
He was the son of Charles (Ed)ward Pursley and Rose Mary Klaverkamp.
SSN*before 1951His Social Security Number was issued before 1951 at MN.
Death*15 March 1991Richard Leo Pursley died on 15 March 1991 at age 58.

Laurette Lee Quilhot

F, #11783, b. 21 September 1958, d. 15 February 1966
Relationship3rd cousin 2 times removed of Verna Jean Bremer
Last Edited13 Dec 2008
Birth*21 September 1958Laurette Lee Quilhot was born on 21 September 1958.
Death*15 February 1966She died on 15 February 1966 at age 7.

Olive Quilhot

F, #13615, b. 14 July 1908, d. 25 November 1994
FatherWilliam (Bill) Anthony Quilhot b. 20 Feb 1889, d. Jan 1966
MotherCornelia (Cody) W Lottman b. 30 Sep 1890, d. 6 Oct 1984
Relationship3rd cousin of Verna Jean Bremer
Last Edited16 Apr 2000
Birth*14 July 1908Olive Quilhot was born on 14 July 1908.
She was the daughter of William (Bill) Anthony Quilhot and Cornelia (Cody) W Lottman.
Married NameHer married name was McFarland.
Marriage*Olive Quilhot married Rex McFarland.
SSN*before 1951Her Social Security Number was 326-18-9706; issued before 1951 at IL.
Death*25 November 1994Olive Quilhot died on 25 November 1994 at age 86.
Burial*She was buried at Baxter Memorial Gardens, Mountain Home, Baxter Co, AR.

Family

Rex McFarland b. 8 Jan 1909, d. Sep 1967
Marriage*She married Rex McFarland.

William (Bill) Anthony Quilhot

M, #13614, b. 20 February 1889, d. January 1966
Last Edited17 Nov 2008
Birth*20 February 1889William (Bill) Anthony Quilhot was born on 20 February 1889 at IL.
Marriage*He married Cornelia (Cody) W Lottman, daughter of Cornelius Lottman and Wilhelmina Delss.
Census*1920William (Bill) Anthony Quilhot and Cornelia (Cody) W Lottman appeared on the census of 1920 at Ward 6, Chicago, Cook Co, IL.
SSN*before 1951His Social Security Number was 336-05-3134; issued before 1951 at IL.
Death*January 1966William (Bill) Anthony Quilhot died in January 1966 at AR at age 76.
Burial*He was buried at Baxter Memorial Gardens, Mountain Home, Baxter Co, AR.

Family

Cornelia (Cody) W Lottman b. 30 Sep 1890, d. 6 Oct 1984
Children

William Russell Quilhot Sr

M, #27987, b. 12 August 1913, d. March 1984
FatherWilliam (Bill) Anthony Quilhot b. 20 Feb 1889, d. Jan 1966
MotherCornelia (Cody) W Lottman b. 30 Sep 1890, d. 6 Oct 1984
Relationship3rd cousin of Verna Jean Bremer
Last Edited13 Dec 2008
Birth*12 August 1913William Russell Quilhot Sr was born on 12 August 1913 at IL.
He was the son of William (Bill) Anthony Quilhot and Cornelia (Cody) W Lottman.
(Witness) Census1920William Russell Quilhot Sr appeared on the census of 1920 in the household of Cornelia (Cody) W Lottman and William (Bill) Anthony Quilhot at Ward 6, Chicago, Cook Co, IL.
Marriage*27 September 1936William Russell Quilhot Sr married Blanche (?) on 27 September 1936.
SSN*before 1951His Social Security Number was 336-05-3133; issued before 1951 at IL.
Death*March 1984William Russell Quilhot Sr died in March 1984 at Gassville, Baxter Co, AR, at age 70.

Family

Blanche (?) b. 7 Jun 1919, d. Jan 1986

Emil Gustaf Radunz Sr

M, #1177, b. 18 September 1874, d. 31 August 1964
Immigration StatusImmigrated
Last Edited13 Feb 2011
Occupation*Emil Gustaf Radunz Sr was Farmer.
Birth*18 September 1874He was born on 18 September 1874 at Friedrichorst, Poland.
Marriage*15 March 1903He married Ida Redmann on 15 March 1903 at Gibbon, Sibley Co, MN.
Naturalization*5 March 1941Emil Gustaf Radunz Sr was naturalized on 5 March 1941.
Death*31 August 1964He died on 31 August 1964 at Clarkfield, Yellow Medicine Co, MN, at age 89.
Obituary*Funeral services for Emil G. Radunz were held September 3, 1964 from St. John's Lutheran church at Wood Lake, MN. He died August 31, 1964, in Clarkfield hospital. Emil was born 18 September 1874, in Friedrichorst Germany. He came to America when he was 18. He married Ida Redmann at Gibbon, MN., on March 15, 1903. Survivors include his wife Ida, four sons, John Radunz, Ocheyedan, IA; Henry Radunz, Cottonwood, MN; Emil Radunz, Granite Falls, MN; Otto Radunz, Louisville, KY; four daughters, Mrs. Walter (Anna) Krueger, Redwood Falls, MN; Mrs. Arthur (Lillian) Olson, Cottonwood, MN; Mrs. Arthur (Selma) Werner, Redwood Falls, MN; and Mrs. Harry (Violet) Hinmers, Portland, OR. There are three sisters living in St.Paul and a brother in Germany. One infant daughter preceded him in death. Mr. Radunz lived first at Gibbon, MN., and then Granite Falls before moving to Wood Lake. He spent his last five years with a daughter in Cottonwood. He was a member of St. John's Lutheran church. Pallbearers were Howard Radunz, Douglas Olson, Donald Krueger, Dean Werner, Arthur Olson Jr. and Curtis Krueger. The Rev. Norval Kock officiated and burial was made in the St. Paul Lutheran cemetery at Granite Falls with the Hamre service in charge. Emil left Germany from Antwerp, Belgium, and sailed on the ship S.S. Philadelphia and landed in the port of Philadelphia on the 10 of March 1893. His father came before him. He married Ida Redmann in Gibbon, MN. in 1903. They farmed a very short time at Gibbon, MN. before moving to Granite Falls to farm. They purchased 160 acres in Wood Lake Township, SE 1/4 of Sec.17. Here they resided and raised their family until retiring. Emil applied for citizenship in 1918, when he was 43 years old, but for some unknown reason he did not become a citizen until 1941, when he was 66 years old.
Burial*3 September 1964He was buried on 3 September 1964 at Lutheran Cemetery, Granite Falls, Yellow Medicine Co, MN.

Family

Ida Redmann b. 9 Feb 1885, d. 10 Nov 1966
Marriage*15 March 1903He married Ida Redmann on 15 March 1903 at Gibbon, Sibley Co, MN.
Child

Howard John Radunz

M, #351, b. 11 June 1931, d. 10 November 2007
Howard John Radunz
High School Graduation Photo taken 1949
FatherJohn Fred Radunz b. 18 Jan 1904, d. 12 Jul 1991
MotherAnna Marie Hartwig b. 24 Jul 1909, d. 9 Mar 1974
Relationship1st cousin of Verna Jean Bremer
MilitaryKorean War
ChartsDescendants of Albert Hartwig
Descendants of Rudolf Einfeld
Last Edited5 Aug 2018
Birth*11 June 1931Howard John Radunz was born on 11 June 1931 at Ocheyedan, Osceola Co, IA.
Baptism1931He was baptized in 1931 at St Peters (now American) Lutheran Church, Melvin, Osceola Co, IA.
He was the son of John Fred Radunz and Anna Marie Hartwig.
(Witness) Census17 April 1940Howard John Radunz appeared on the census of 17 April 1940 in the household of John Fred Radunz and Anna Marie Hartwig at Ocheyedan Twp, Osceola Co, IA.
Graduation*1949Howard John Radunz graduated in 1949 from Ocheyedan High School, Ocheyedan, Osceola Co, IA.
Military*from 18 November 1952 to 2 November 1954He was in the US Army during Korean War from 18 November 1952 to 2 November 1954.
Death*10 November 2007He died on 10 November 2007 at Sheldon, O'Brien Co, IA, at age 76.
Obituary*16 November 2007From The Ocheyedan Press-Melvin News.
     Funeral services for Howard John Radunz, 76, were held at 1:00 p.m., Tuesday, November 13, at St. Peter Lutheran Church in Ocheyedan with Rev. Russell Anderson officiating. Interment was in Ocheyedan township Cemetery, Ocheyedan, with Jurrens Funeral Home, Sibley, in charge of arrangements. Howard died November 10, 2007.
     Military honors were conducted by the Osceola County American Legion and VFW.
     Howard Radunz was born June 11, 1931, on a farm southwest of Ocheyedan, the son of John and Anna (Hartwig) Radunz. Howard was baptized and confirmed in the American Lutheran Church in Melvin. He attended country school and later graduated from Ocheyedan Public School. He joined the U.S. Army during the Korean Conflict. He received his honorable discharge in 1954. In 1955 he married JoAnn Uden in Sioux City.
     Howard and JoAnn farmed for 10 years. Howard then worked for various construction companies as a heavy equipment operator. In 1985, Howard's health deteriorated and he retired. He researched his family history and was a past member of the Spencer and Sibley Historical Societies. He researched veteran names and was instrumental in constructing the Osceola Veterans Memorial Board. He also served as a clerk for the Ocheyedan and Harris townships. He worked and researched all the cemeteries in Osceola county and composed a book with his findings.
     He was a lifelong member of Wood-Miller Legion Post, served as adjutant for many years and also was a member of the VFW in Sibley. He served as Osceola County VA director for nine years. While director, he was vice-president of the Veterans Memorial Committee. The memorial stands now on the courthouse grounds in Sibley. He also served as Osceola patient representative for the Sioux Falls VA Hospital and was a member of St. Peter's Church in Ocheyedan.
     He is survived by his wife JoAnn; two sons: Douglas (Debbie) Radunz of Ocheyedan and Daniel Radunz and fiancée Darlene; one daughter, Eva Brown; four grandchildren: Carrie Goecke of Milford; Amanda Radunz of Sheldon; Wesley (Melissa) of Ocheyedan; and James Radunz of Ocheyedan; one great-grandchild, Dawson Goecke of Milford.
     Preceding him in death were his parents and one sister, Mary Ann.

John Fred Radunz

M, #349, b. 18 January 1904, d. 12 July 1991
FatherEmil Gustaf Radunz Sr b. 18 Sep 1874, d. 31 Aug 1964
MotherIda Redmann b. 9 Feb 1885, d. 10 Nov 1966
ChartsDescendants of Albert Hartwig
Descendants of Rudolf Einfeld
Last Edited3 May 2012
Birth*18 January 1904John Fred Radunz was born on 18 January 1904 at Granite Falls, Yellow Medicine Co, MN.
He was the son of Emil Gustaf Radunz Sr and Ida Redmann.
Baptism26 January 1904John Fred Radunz was baptized on 26 January 1904 at St Johns Lutheran Church, Wood Lake, Yellow Medicine Co, MN.
Occupation*He was a Farmer.
Census*10 April 1930He and Anna Marie Hartwig appeared on the census of 10 April 1930 at Ocheyedan Twp, Osceola Co, IA, Ocheyedan Twsp; Osceola Co, IA; ED-72-14, 10 Apr 1930, p98 3A.
Marriage*9 September 1930John Fred Radunz married Anna Marie Hartwig, daughter of Fredrick Peters (Fred) Hartwig and Elise Catherina Gronewold, on 9 September 1930 at St Peters (now American) Lutheran Church, Melvin, Osceola Co, IA.
Census17 April 1940John Fred Radunz and Anna Marie Hartwig appeared on the census of 17 April 1940 at Ocheyedan Twp, Osceola Co, IA.
SSN*1956His Social Security Number was 485-44-6343; issued 1956 at IA.
Death*12 July 1991John Fred Radunz died on 12 July 1991 at Sibley, Osceola Co, IA, at age 87 of Complication of Diabetes.
ObituaryFuneral services were held July 16, 1991, for John Frederick Radunz, son of Emil and Ida (Redmond) Radunz, at St. Peter's Lutheran Church, Ocheyedan, Iowa. John was baptized and confirmed in the Evangelical Lutheran Church at Wood Lake, MN. He was united in marriage to Anna Marie Hartwig, on September 9, 1930 at Melvin, Iowa. They farmed the Hartwig home place. Anna died in 1974. John lived on the farm until moving to Ocheyedan in 1977. In 1989, John became a resident of Country View Manor in Sibley. He died July 12, 1991 after losing both legs from diebetes. Surviving are his son, Howard Radunz and his wife, JoAnn of Ocheyedan along with three grandchildren, Douglas Radunz and his wife, Debbie of Ocheyedan; Daniel Radunz of Moreno Valley, CA; Eva Marie Brown of Mesa, AZ; along with four great-grandchildren, Carrie Vander Burg of Spirit Lake, IA., Amanda, Wesley John, and James Radunz all of Ocheyedan. Also surviving are four sisters, Lillian, Mrs. Art Olson of Cottonwood, MN; Sally Werner and Ann Krueger both of Redwood Falls, MN; and Violet, Mrs. Harry Hinmers of Portland, OR. Preceding him in death were his parents, wife, Anna; daughter, Mary Ann; three brothers, Henry, Otto, and Emil and an infant sister. Interment was in Baker township Cemetery. John came from a family of nine children. He had three brothers and five sisters. One sister died when only 1 year old. He attended country school and which grade he finished is unknown. He worked for different farmers when he was growing up and worked his way to Iowa to help Hartwig's with picking corn. Here he met his wife Anna and they got married and spent the rest of his life on that farm. After retiring from the farm, he moved to Ocheyedan until he no longer could take care of himself and became a resident of Country View Manor in Sibley. John worked hard all his life. He liked to go fishing and always went back to MN where he grew up.
Burial*16 July 1991He was buried on 16 July 1991 at Baker Township Cemetery, Melvin, Osceola Co, IA.
Tombstone*A photo of his tombstone was taken at Baker Township Cemetery, Melvin, Osceola Co, IA.

Family

Anna Marie Hartwig b. 24 Jul 1909, d. 9 Mar 1974
Marriage*9 September 1930He married Anna Marie Hartwig, daughter of Fredrick Peters (Fred) Hartwig and Elise Catherina Gronewold, on 9 September 1930 at St Peters (now American) Lutheran Church, Melvin, Osceola Co, IA.
Children

Mary Ann Radunz

F, #350, b. 10 June 1935, d. 1 December 1948
Mary Ann Radunz
(date unknown)
FatherJohn Fred Radunz b. 18 Jan 1904, d. 12 Jul 1991
MotherAnna Marie Hartwig b. 24 Jul 1909, d. 9 Mar 1974
Relationship1st cousin of Verna Jean Bremer
ChartsDescendants of Albert Hartwig
Descendants of Rudolf Einfeld
Last Edited20 Jun 2013
Birth*10 June 1935Mary Ann Radunz was born on 10 June 1935 at Ocheyedan, Osceola Co, IA.
She was the daughter of John Fred Radunz and Anna Marie Hartwig.
Baptism1935Mary Ann Radunz was baptized in 1935 at St Peters (now American) Lutheran Church, Melvin, Osceola Co, IA.
(Witness) Census17 April 1940She appeared on the census of 17 April 1940 in the household of John Fred Radunz and Anna Marie Hartwig at Ocheyedan Twp, Osceola Co, IA.
Death*1 December 1948Mary Ann Radunz died on 1 December 1948 at Sioux City, Woodbury Co, IA, at age 13 of Polio.
Burial*3 December 1948She was buried on 3 December 1948 at Baker Township Cemetery, Melvin, Osceola Co, IA.
Obituary*December 1948Funeral services for Mary Ann Radunz, who died last Wednesday morning, were held Friday afternoon, December 3, 1948, from the American Lutheran church of Melvin. The eighth grade classmates of Mary Ann attended the funeral in a body, as did the classmates of her brother, Howard, a senior, both in the Ocheyedan schools.Mary Ann Radunz was born June 10, 1935, at Ocheyedan, IA, the daughter of Mr & Mrs John Radunz. Her entire life was spent on the home farm southwest of the city. She was baptized in infancy and had been a faithful member of the Sunday school of the American Lutheran church. At the time of her demise she was receiving catechetical instruction and would have been confirmed in the spring.Until two years ago she attended the Ocheyedan district school No. 8, at which time she commenced attending Ocheyedan public schools. She was in the eighth grade at the time she was taken ill.Mary Ann is survived by her parents, Mr & Mrs John Radunz; one brother, Howard; as well as a host of other relatives and friends.Those from a distance attending the funeral were Mr & Mrs Art Olson of Cottonwood, MN; Mr & Mrs Walter Krueger of Redwood Falls, MN; Emil Radunz of Wood Lake, MN; Mr & Mrs Emil Radunz, Jr of Granite Falls, MN; and Mr & Mrs John Hartwig and daughter of Hanley Falls, MN.

Helen Elizabeth Rahn

F, #124, b. 21 December 1904, d. 11 March 1997
Last Edited7 Apr 2012
Birth*21 December 1904Helen Elizabeth Rahn was born on 21 December 1904 at Vergas, Otter Tail Co, MN.
Baptism6 January 1905She was baptized on 6 January 1905 at St Pauls Lutheran Church, Vergas, Otter Tail Co, MN.
Confirmation*22 February 1920She was confirmed on 22 February 1920 at St Johns Lutheran Church, Harris, Osceola Co, IA.
Marriage*29 November 1923She married Carl Henry Bremer, son of Herman John Bremer and Louise Piepho, on 29 November 1923 at Ocheyedan, Osceola Co, IA.
Married Name29 November 1923 As of 29 November 1923,her married name was Bremer.
Census*24 April 1930Helen Elizabeth Rahn and Carl Henry Bremer appeared on the census of 24 April 1930 at Horton Twp, Osceola Co, IA, Horton Twsp, Osceola Co, IA; ED-72-12, 24 Apr 1930, p88 5A.
(Witness) PhotoDecember 1939Helen Elizabeth Rahn appeared in a photo in December 1939 at Ocheyedan, Osceola Co, IA.
Census5 April 1940She and Carl Henry Bremer appeared on the census of 5 April 1940 at Horton Twp, Osceola Co, IA.
SSN*between 1958 and 1959Her Social Security Number was 481-50-9150; issued between 1958 and 1959 at IA.
Death*11 March 1997Helen Elizabeth Rahn died on 11 March 1997 at Sibley Care Center, Sibley, Osceola Co, IA, at age 92 of old age.
Burial*15 March 1997She was buried on 15 March 1997 at Zion Lutheran Cemetery, Horton Twp, Osceola Co, IA.

Family

Carl Henry Bremer b. 12 Apr 1896, d. 7 Nov 1958
Marriage*29 November 1923She married Carl Henry Bremer, son of Herman John Bremer and Louise Piepho, on 29 November 1923 at Ocheyedan, Osceola Co, IA.

Emma Katherine Wanner (Warner) Reavis

F, #18723, b. 23 December 1887, d. 5 December 1951
ChartsDescendants of Rudolf Einfeld
Last Edited29 Jan 2003
Birth*23 December 1887Emma Katherine Wanner (Warner) Reavis was born on 23 December 1887 at IL.
Marriage*1921She married Diedrich (Dede) Johnson Gronewold, son of Johann (John) Hermann Folkerts Gronewold and Asa Katharine Behrens, in 1921.
Married Name9 November 1946 As of 9 November 1946,her married name was Gronewold.
Death*5 December 1951Emma Katherine Wanner (Warner) Reavis died on 5 December 1951 at age 63.

Family

Diedrich (Dede) Johnson Gronewold b. 24 May 1880, d. 21 Nov 1946
Children

Dorothy M Redford

F, #14589, b. 23 May 1934, d. 2 March 1999
FatherVirgil C Redford b. 7 Jul 1904, d. 14 Mar 1998
MotherEdna Farney b. 24 Dec 1908, d. 14 Sep 2004
Relationship2nd cousin 1 time removed of Verna Jean Bremer
ChartsDescendants of Rudolf Einfeld
Last Edited20 Mar 2002
Married NameHer married name was Golpe.
Birth*23 May 1934Dorothy M Redford was born on 23 May 1934 at MI.
She was the daughter of Virgil C Redford and Edna Farney.
SSN*before 1951Her Social Security Number was 375-32-6944; issued before 1951 at MI.
Death*2 March 1999Dorothy M Redford died on 2 March 1999 at Clinton Township, Macomb Co, MI, at age 64.

Harold E Redford

M, #15097, b. 26 June 1931, d. 5 July 2001
FatherVirgil C Redford b. 7 Jul 1904, d. 14 Mar 1998
MotherEdna Farney b. 24 Dec 1908, d. 14 Sep 2004
Relationship2nd cousin 1 time removed of Verna Jean Bremer
ChartsDescendants of Rudolf Einfeld
Last Edited20 Mar 2002
Birth*26 June 1931Harold E Redford was born on 26 June 1931 at MI.
He was the son of Virgil C Redford and Edna Farney.
SSN*before 1951His Social Security Number was 385-28-1480; issued before 1951 at MI.
Death*5 July 2001Harold E Redford died on 5 July 2001 at Pahrump, Nye Co, NV, at age 70.

Virgil C Redford

M, #14403, b. 7 July 1904, d. 14 March 1998
ChartsDescendants of Rudolf Einfeld
Last Edited20 Mar 2002
Birth*7 July 1904Virgil C Redford was born on 7 July 1904 at KY.
Marriage*1929He married Edna Farney, daughter of Henry Farney and Reka Helmina (Minnie) Huisman, in 1929.
Census*16 April 1930Virgil C Redford and Edna Farney appeared on the census of 16 April 1930 at 11210 Canfield Ave, Detroit, Wayne Co, MI.
Census*16 April 1930Virgil C Redford appeared on the census of 16 April 1930 at 11210 Canfield Ave, Detroit, Wayne Co, MI.
SSN*before 1951His Social Security Number was 378-10-6425; issued before 1951 at MI.
Death*14 March 1998He died on 14 March 1998 at Warren, Macomb Co, MI, at age 93 of advance stages of Parkinson's.

Family

Edna Farney b. 24 Dec 1908, d. 14 Sep 2004
Children

Alvin Karl Redman

M, #19099, b. 7 May 1907, d. 22 March 1995
ChartsDescendants of Rudolf Einfeld
Last Edited13 Jan 2005
Birth*7 May 1907Alvin Karl Redman was born on 7 May 1907 at Runnels Co, TX.
Marriage*between 1930 and 1933He married Elsie Marie Hanz, daughter of Fritz Hanz and Mary Gronewold, between 1930 and 1933.
SSN*before 1951His Social Security Number was 466-50-2192; issued before 1951 at TX.
Death*22 March 1995Alvin Karl Redman died on 22 March 1995 at Rowena, Runnels Co, TX, at age 87.

Family

Elsie Marie Hanz b. 11 Oct 1910, d. 16 Mar 2005

Ida Redmann

F, #1178, b. 9 February 1885, d. 10 November 1966
Immigration StatusImmigrated
Last Edited13 Feb 2011
Occupation*Ida Redmann was Housewife.
Married NameHer married name was Radunz.
Birth*9 February 1885She was born on 9 February 1885 at Sokolitz, Province, Posen, Germany; Not sure about the Sokolitz, but the "Province of Posen" was a province of Prussia from 1846-1918. Its capital was Poznan' (German: Posen). Known as the "cradle of the Polish nation" (TEC.)
Immigration*1892She immigrated in 1892.
Marriage*15 March 1903She married Emil Gustaf Radunz Sr on 15 March 1903 at Gibbon, Sibley Co, MN.
Census*1920Ida Redmann appeared on the census of 1920 at Wood Lake, Yellow Medicine Co, MN.
Death*10 November 1966She died on 10 November 1966 at Olivia, Renville Co, MN, at age 81.
Obituary*Funeral services for Mrs. Emil Radunz, who died November 10, 1966 at the Danube rest home, were held at St.John's Lutheran church in Wood Lake, MN., on November 14, 1966. Interment was in St.Paul Lutheran cemetery at Granite Falls, MN. Ida(Redmann)Radunz was born February 9, 1885 in Loklitz, Posen Province Germany to Wilhelm and Ernestine(Lange)Redmann. She married Emil G. Radunz at Gibbon, MN on March 15, 1903. Emil and Ida had nine children. She is survived by four sons, John, Ocheyedan, Iowa; Henry, Cottonwood, MN; Emil, Granite Falls, MN; Otto, Louisville, KY; and four daughters, Mrs. Walter (Anna)Krueger, Redwood Falls, MN; Mrs. Arthur (Lillian)Olson, Cottonwood, MN; Mrs. Arthur (Selma) Werner, Redwood Falls, MN; and Mrs. Harry (Violet) Hinmers, Portland, OR; also 28 grandchilddren and 31 great-grandchildren. Preceding her in death was her husband Emil, and an infant daughter.
Burial*14 November 1966She was buried on 14 November 1966 at Lutheran Cemetery, Granite Falls, Yellow Medicine Co, MN.

Family

Emil Gustaf Radunz Sr b. 18 Sep 1874, d. 31 Aug 1964
Marriage*15 March 1903She married Emil Gustaf Radunz Sr on 15 March 1903 at Gibbon, Sibley Co, MN.
Child

Randy Duane Reese

M, #22481, b. 23 May 1969, d. 27 May 1969
Relationship2nd cousin 2 times removed of Verna Jean Bremer
Last Edited26 Jun 2007
Birth*23 May 1969Randy Duane Reese was born on 23 May 1969.
Death*27 May 1969He died on 27 May 1969.