Anna Maria Weerts
F, #24756, b. 10 May 1849, d. 12 December 1927
|Last Edited||27 Dec 2011|
|Birth*||10 May 1849 ||Anna Maria Weerts was born on 10 May 1849 at Germany. |
|Married Name||after 1900 || As of after 1900,her married name was Lottman. |
|Marriage*||after 15 June 1900 ||She married Jacob Jensen Lottman, son of John P Lottman, after 15 June 1900. |
|Census||21 April 1910 ||Anna Maria Weerts and Jacob Jensen Lottman appeared on the census of 21 April 1910 at Pleasant Precinct, Jefferson Co, NE. |
|Census*||30 January 1920 ||Anna Maria Weerts and Jacob Jensen Lottman appeared on the census of 30 January 1920 at Pleasant Precinct, Jefferson Co, NE. |
|Death*||12 December 1927 ||Anna Maria Weerts died on 12 December 1927 at Fairbury, Jefferson Co, NE, at age 78. |
Amilia B Wesenberg
F, #24766, b. November 1874
|Birth*||November 1874 ||Amilia B Wesenberg was born in November 1874 at Germany. |
| ||She was the daughter of Ferdinand W Wesenberg. |
|(Witness) Immigration||1877 ||Amilia B Wesenberg immigrated on 1877 to America with Ferdinand W Wesenberg. |
|Married Name||1894 || As of 1894,her married name was Lottman. |
|Marriage*||1894 ||Amilia B Wesenberg married Onka Lottman, son of Jacob Jensen Lottman and Folena Violine Franzen, in 1894. |
|Census*||16 June 1900 ||Amilia B Wesenberg and Onka Lottman appeared on the census of 16 June 1900 at Glenwood Precinct, Gage Co, NE. |
|Census||25 April 1910 ||Amilia B Wesenberg and Onka Lottman appeared on the census of 25 April 1910 at Glenwood Precinct, Gage Co, NE. |
|Census||26 January 1920 ||Amilia B Wesenberg and Onka Lottman appeared on the census of 26 January 1920 at Pleasant Precinct, Jefferson Co, NE. |
|Census||10 April 1930 ||Amilia B Wesenberg and Onka Lottman appeared on the census of 10 April 1930 at Newton Precinct, Jefferson Co, NE. |
Lester (Bud) Westphal
M, #497, b. 14 June 1922, d. 5 May 2001
|Birth*||14 June 1922 ||Lester (Bud) Westphal was born on 14 June 1922 at Paullina, O'Brien Co, IA. |
|Military*|| ||He was in the US Army during World War II. |
|SSN*||before 1951 ||His Social Security Number was 483-28-1704; issued before 1951 at IA. |
|Marriage*||13 October 1954 ||He married Evelyn Edith Hartwig, daughter of Henry Christian Hartwig and Marie Martha Boeke, on 13 October 1954 at St Johns Lutheran Church, Sioux Falls, Minnehaha Co, SD. |
|Death*||5 May 2001 ||Lester (Bud) Westphal died on 5 May 2001 at Milton, Van Buren Co, IA, at age 78. |
|Burial*||9 May 2001 ||He was buried on 9 May 2001 at Sunnyside Cemetery, Milton, Van Buren Co, IA. |
|Obituary*||23 May 2001 ||The Ocheyedan Press-Melvin News, 05/23/2001|
Funeral services were held Wednesday, May 9, 2001, at Henkenius-Priester Funeral Home for Lester C. "Bud" Westphal, 78, who died May 5 at Davis County Hospital in Bloomfield. The Rev. Paul Meseke officiated. Interment was in Sunnyside Cemetery at Milton.
Lester Carl "Bud" Westphal was born June 14, 1922, in Paullina, the son of Carl E. P. and Ella Dora M. (Strahmann) Westphal. He was a veteran of World War II, serving in the U.S. Army.
He married Evelyn Edith Hartwig on October 13, 1954, in St. John's Lutheran Church in Sioux Falls, S. Dak. He was self-employed in Rapid City, S. Dak., and had farmed and worked in construction before retiring and moving to Milton in 1985. Evelyn died September 4, 1990.
Survivors include two daughters: Carmen Marie and her husband, Pete Pease of Parkersburg, W. Va., and Shelley and her husband, David Hoff of Cannon Lake, Texas; two grandchildren: Julie Ann Pease and Chris Davis; two great-grandchildren: Cortney and Cameron Davis; a sister, Viola Hoppe of Primghar; and best friend, Wilma Kerby of Milton.
June Maye Willemssen
F, #1250, b. 24 July 1936, d. 15 July 2014
June Maye Willemssen
|Birth*||24 July 1936 ||June Maye Willemssen was born on 24 July 1936 at Sibley, Osceola Co, IA. |
|Marriage*||7 July 1954 ||She married Emmett Henry Hartwig, son of Henry Christian Hartwig and Marie Martha Boeke, on 7 July 1954. |
|Married Name||7 July 1954 || As of 7 July 1954,her married name was Hartwig. |
|Divorce*||7 July 1983 ||June Maye Willemssen and Emmett Henry Hartwig were divorced on 7 July 1983. |
|Death*||15 July 2014 ||June Maye Willemssen died on 15 July 2014 at Melvin, Osceola Co, IA, at age 77. |
|Obituary*||16 July 2014 ||June Hartwig, age 77, of Melvin, Iowa, passed away on Tuesday, July 15, 2014 at her home in Melvin.|
Funeral Services will be Friday, July 18, 2014 at 11:00 A.M. at the American Lutheran Church in Melvin. Rev. Judy Johnson officiating. Burial in Baker Township Cemetery in Melvin, Iowa. Visitation will be Friday, July 18, from 9:30 to 10:45 A.M. prior to the funeral service, at the American Lutheran Church in Melvin.
Online Expressions of Sympathy can be sent to www.andringafuneralhome.com
The Andringa Funeral Home of Sibley and Ocheyedan in charge of arrangements for June Hartwig.
June Mae Hartwig was born on July 24, 1936 in Sibley, Iowa. She was the daughter of Harry and Irene (Wietzema) Willemssen. She lived her youth in rural Sibley, where she attended a country school. When she was young she liked to trick ride on her horse.
She married Emmett Hartwig of Ocheyedan, Iowa in February of 1952. They lived and farmed by Ocheyedan. They went to Las Vegas a couple of times and enjoyed dancing in Sioux Valley at the Coliseum. In 1983, they divorced.
June purchased the bowling alley in Melvin.
She enjoyed going to flea markets with her special friend, Maynard Hanson. She also liked to watch people, visit with her friends, play slot machines and scratch tickets.
June thought the world of her family and grandchildren. She enjoyed playing Yahtzee, cards and Slap Jack with her grandchildren. She liked to cook and teach her kids to cook. Her favorite was fried chicken. She always had time for coffee and visiting.
She passed away on Tuesday, July 15, 2014 at her home in Melvin.
Those left to cherish her memories are her children: Judy Wolterstorff of Melvin, IA and special friend, Paul Wimmer, and her son, Joshua Wolterstorff and his son, Izik; Peggy and Llyn Sorensen of Melvin, IA and their children, Jennifer and Adam Douma and their children, Abigail, Caden, and Brady of Ashton, IA, Lucas Sorensen of Cedar Falls, IA, Brittany and Brandon Elgersma of Sanborn, IA; Dan and Kelly Hartwig of Ocheyedan, IA and their children, Amie and Steve Elser of Ocheyedan, IA and their children, Keytin and Kyler, Rachael Votrobeck and special friend, Jeff Smith, and her children, Aubrey and Cooper of Hartley, IA, Caleb Hartwig; Connie Riedemann of Ritter, IA and her son, Niel Riedemann of Des Moines, IA; Sherry Hartwig of Spirit Lake, IA.
She was preceded in death by her son, Jerry Hartwig; her parents; one brother and sister-in-law, Clifford and Ruth Willemssen.
|Burial*||18 July 2014 ||She was buried on 18 July 2014 at Baker Township Cemetery, Melvin, Osceola Co, IA. |
F, #11025, b. 15 February 1893, d. 26 October 1970
|Birth*||15 February 1893 ||Esta Williams was born on 15 February 1893 at Goreville, Johnson Co, IL. |
|Marriage*||16 December 1914 ||She married Harm Fredrick Hartwig, son of Christian (Chris) Hartwig and Hilka Carl (Ellen) Hogelucht, on 16 December 1914 at Canterville, Williamson Co, IL. |
|Married Name||16 December 1914 || As of 16 December 1914,her married name was Hartwig. |
|Census*||22 April 1930 ||Esta Williams and Harm Fredrick Hartwig appeared on the census of 22 April 1930 at Homer, Marshall Co, KS. |
|SSN*||before 1951 ||Her Social Security Number was 492-36-0049; issued before 1951 at MO. |
|Death*||26 October 1970 ||Esta Williams died on 26 October 1970 at Lincoln, Lancaster Co, NE, at age 77 SSDI gives last residence as Havre, Hill Co, MT. |
|Burial*||29 October 1970 ||She was buried on 29 October 1970 at Wymore Cemetery, Wymore, Gage Co, NE. |
Donald LeRoy Woodward
M, #10934, b. 6 September 1913, d. 10 December 1981
|Birth*||6 September 1913 ||Donald LeRoy Woodward was born on 6 September 1913 at Beatrice, Gage Co, NE. |
|Marriage*||30 June 1935 ||He married Lula Mae Zimmerman, daughter of Henry R Zimmerman and Mona Adelene Hartwig, on 30 June 1935 at Wymore, Gage Co, NE. |
|SSN*||before 1951 ||His Social Security Number was 508-10-3216; issued before 1951 at NE. |
|Death*||10 December 1981 ||Donald LeRoy Woodward died on 10 December 1981 at Nampa, Canyon Co, ID, at age 68. |
|Burial*||14 December 1981 ||He was buried on 14 December 1981 at Hillcrest Memorial Gardens, Caldwell, Canyon Co, ID. |
F, #21861, b. 13 September 1912, d. 1 October 2006
|Birth*||13 September 1912 ||Vera Woodward was born on 13 September 1912 at Lowville Twp, Columbia Co, WI. |
|Married Name||22 February 1933 || As of 22 February 1933,her married name was Shafer. |
|Marriage*||22 February 1933 ||She married Charles Shafer, son of Henry Shafer and Mamie Dick, on 22 February 1933. |
|Census*||8 May 1940 ||Vera Woodward and Charles Shafer appeared on the census of 8 May 1940 at Lodi, Columbia Co, WI. |
|SSN*||before 1951 ||Her Social Security Number was 390-09-3155; issued before 1951 at WI. |
|Death*||1 October 2006 ||Vera Woodward died on 1 October 2006 at Brillion, Calumet Co, WI, at age 94. |
|Obituary*||19 October 2006 ||From The Sounder - 19 October 2006|
BRILLION — Vera W. Shafer, 94, died Oct. 1, 2006, at her home in Brillion.
Vera, a resident of Portage for many years, was born Sept. 13, 1912, in the township of Lowville on a farm near Poynette. The youngest daughter of William L. and Grace (Utter) Woodward, she married Charles L. Shafer in 1933. Vera attended a one-room country schoolhouse through eighth grade and graduated from Poynette High School. She was employed by WIBU for three years, Kroger's for 16 years, A&P for 19 years, Divine Savior Hospital for 15 years and Jefferson Home Health for three years. At age 76, she retired to Brillion to be near her daughter. Vera was a life-long member of the Methodist Church but worshiped with her daughter at Ebenezer United Church of Christ in Chilton after relocation. She was a long-time member of the Royal Neighbors of America. She enjoyed dogs and other animals, crocheting, flowers, gardening, music and bird watching. Vera maintained a long list of people for whom she prayed each day.
Vera is survived by two daughters, Charlaine (Charles) Parsons, Hilbert and Celeste (Thomas) Kendall, Evanston, Ill; four grandchildren, Scott Parsons, Appleton, Sheri Giese, New Holstein, Darrell Parsons, Brillion, and William Kendall, Evanston, Ill; two great-granddaughters, Cassondra and Alexandra Parsons of Brillion; numerous nieces and nephews; and two friends, David Giese and Jane Kopidlansky, both of Brillion.
She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband; two sisters, Almeda Wilson and Hildred Green; and a brother, J. Richard Woodward.
Funeral services will be held at 5 p.m. on Saturday at the Poynette Methodist Church, with Pastor Kathleen Gloff of Chilton officiating.
Visitation will be held at 3 p.m. until the time of service on Saturday at the church. Burial will follow at the Hillside Cemetery in Poynette. The Pflanz Mantey Mendrala Funeral Home in Poynette is assisting the family.