EVERGREEN CEMETERY OBITUARIES

ALBAN A. HOLSEN Alban A. Holsen, 72, of 934 N. 11th St., Manitowoc, died Tuesday evening at Holy Family Hospital, Manitowoc. Funeral services will be at 10 a.m. Friday at Urbanek and Schlei Funeral Home and at 10:30 a.m. at Holy Innocents Catholic Church, Manitowoc. The Rev. Leo Schmitt will officiate and burial will be in Evergreen Cemetery, Manitowoc. Mr. Holsen was born Jan. 16, 1898, in Town of Kossuth, son of the late Charles and Mary Koch Holsen. He married Amanda Kleckner Oct. 27, 1920, the couple locating at Manitowoc. Mr. Holsen had been employed at The Hamachek Co. from 1921 until 1967 as shop foreman and later as a salesman. He was a charter member of Holy Innocents Church and the Holy Name Society. He was also a member of the Knights of Columbus Council 710 and the United Commercial Travelers. Survivors include his wife; three sons, a brother, A.J., of Manitowoc; two sisters, Mrs. Ray Kornely and Mrs. James Rea of Milwaukee, and nine grand- children. A daughter and three brothers preceded him in death. (Survivors edited for privacy) Friends may call at the funeral home from 5 to 9 p.m. Thursday and also Friday until time of service. A wake memorial service will be conducted at 7 p.m. Thursday. Manitowoc Herald Times, Manitowoc, Wis. March 18, 1970 ******** [d. 03-17-1970/age 72 yrs.] (16 Jan 1898/Mar 1970/SSDI)


AMANDA C. HOLSEN Amanda C. Holsen, 90, of 934 North 11th Street, Manitowoc, died Wednesday afternoon, April 11, 1990, at Holy Family Medical Center, Manitowoc. Funeral services will be 9:30 a.m. Monday at Pfeffer Funeral Home and 10 a.m. at Holy Innocents Catholic Church Manitowoc. Presiding the Mass of Christian Burial will be Rev. Leo J. Schmitt with burial to follow at Evergreen Cemetery, Manitowoc. She was born November 24, 1899, in the Town of Manitowoc, daughter of the late Henry and Elizabeth Schlier Kleckner. She married Alan A. Holsen on October 27, 1920, at St. Boniface Catholic Church, Manitowoc. He preceded her in death on March 17, 1970. Mrs. Holsen was a charter member of Holy Innocents Catholic Church and a member of the Christian Women of Holy Innocents. She was also a member of the Catholic Womens Club, Senior Citizens and the American Association of Retired People. Survivors include two sons and three daughters-in-law, Edward and Carole Holsen of Valders, William and Carol Holsen of Manitowoc, Mrs. Robert (Betty) Holsen of Manitowoc; nine grandchildren and seven great grandchildren. She was preceded in death by a son, Robert, a daughter, Carol, three brothers and three sisters. Friends may call at Pfeffer Funeral Home, 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. Sunday. Prayer Service will be held at 7:30 p.m. led by Deacon Donald Gigure. Manitowoc Herald Times Reporter ******** [widow of Alban Holsen]


AMELIA HOLSEN Mrs. Jacob Holsen, 89 (photo) died Thursday at the home of her daughter, Mrs. John Erdman, town of Manitowoc Rapids, after suffering a stroke. Mrs. Holsen was born in 1861 at the town of Manitowoc Rapids, the daughter of the late Mr. and Mrs. Adolph Kummer. She was married to Mr. Holsen in 1890 and the couple settled on the homestead farm at route 5, Manitowoc. Mr. Holsen died in 1934. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 2, at the Urbanek and Schlei funeral home, Manitowoc, with burial in the Evergreen cemetery, Manitowoc. She is survived by three daughters, Mrs. Frank Fetzer of the town of Kossuth, and Mrs. George Erdman and Mrs. John Erdman, both of route 5, Manitowoc; two sons, Jacob Jr. of Irvington, N.J., and Edward of Route 5, Manitowoc; sister, Mrs. Anna Ross of Green Bay; brother, Emil Kummer of Manitowoc Rapids; 12 grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. Friends may call at the funeral home from Monday noon, Jan. 1, until time of services. Manitowoc Herald Times, Friday, December 29, 1950, p. 2 ******** [d. 12-28-1950/age 89 yrs./bur. on Jacob Holsen lot]


ANNA HOLSEN Mrs. Anna Holsen, widow of Anton J. Holsen, veteran engineer at the Manitowoc Public Utilities plant, died at 10 o'clock this morning at the Municipal hospital in Two Rivers, following an illness of less than two weeks. Mrs. Holsen had been making her home with her daughter, Mrs. William C. Beduhn in Two Rivers the past year. Funeral services will be held Saturday afternoon at 2 o'clock from the First Reformed church in Manitowoc. The Rev. A.c. Fisher will officiate and burial will be in Evergreen cemetery. The body will lie in state at the Beduhn funeral home in Two Rivers Friday afternoon and evening and Saturday morning will be moved to the church where it will lie in state from 10 o'clock until the time of the services. Mrs. Holsen, nee Anna Helwig, was born at Branch, the daughter of the late Mr. and Mrs. William Helwig, on March 17, 1861. She married Anton Holsen on May 2, 1882 and the couple resided in Manitowoc for many years. Mrs. Holsen continued to make her home in Manitowoc for a year following her husband's death, which occurred two years ago. Besides Mrs. William Beduhn she is survived by another daughter, Mrs. Oscar Becker of this city, and a sister, Mrs. Emma Ely, also of here. Eight grandchildren and one great grandchild also survive. Mrs. Holsen was a member of the Ladies' Aid society of the First Reformed church in Manitowoc. Manitowoc Herald Times, Thursday, September 30, 1943 P.2 ******* [d. 09-30-1943/age 82 yrs./wife of Anton Holsen]


ANTON HOLSEN Anton Holsen, 83, of 602 Columbus street, who retired last August after serving 41 years as engineer of the water utility and later combined electric and water utility here, died last night at the Holy Family hospital. Mr. Holsen has been in failing health several months and was moved to the hospital from his home last Saturday. Funeral services will be held Monday at 2 p.m. from the Holsen home, the Rev. A. C. Fischer of the First Reformed church officiating. Burial will be in Evergreen cemetery. Mr. Holsen was born at Manitowoc Rapids in 1858 and in 1882 married Miss Ann Helwig, daughter of the late Mr. and Mrs. William Helwig, at Branch. Had Mr. Holsen lived until May 2 the couple would have observed their 60th wedding anniversary. Two years after their marriage Mr. and Mrs. Holsen moved to Alma Center where they spent ten years, returning to Manitowoc to reside. Forty-one years ago Mr. Holsen entered the employ of T. W. Gray, head of the Manitowoc Water Works Company, and became engineer of the plant. When the utility was taken over by the city in 1911, he continued with the plant and following consolidation of the water and electric utilities after the city acquired the latter plant from the Schuette interests, Mr. Holsen was name engineer. He saw a marked transition in the plant from the time he started working in 1900 until he retired August 1, last. In the early days there were only two workmen in the waterworks boiler room. Each worked 12-hour shifts, seven days a week. Mr. and Mrs. Holsen were active for year in the circles of the First Reformed church. On May 2, 1932, they celebrated their golden wedding anniversary at the home on Columbus street, which adjoins the utility plant. Survivors are two daughters, Mrs. Oscar Becker of this city and Mrs. William Beduhn of Two Rivers; brother, Joseph, of this city; sister, Mrs. Clara Braun of this city; eight grandchildren and great-grandchild. A son Harold Holsen, died 18 months ago. The body may be viewed at the Beduhn funeral home in Two Rivers Saturday afternoon and evening and will be brought to the Holsen home here Sunday. Manitowoc Herald Times, April 24, 1942 P. 3 ******* Anton Holsen, 83 of 602 Columbus street, who retired last August after serving 41 years as engineer of the water utility and later combined electric and water utility here, died last night at the Holy Family hospital. Mr. Holsen has been in failing health several months and was moved to the hospital from his home last Saturday. Funeral services will be held Monday at 2 p. m. from the Holsen home, the Rev. A. C. Fischer of the First Reformed church officiating. Burial will be in Evergreen cemetery. Manitowoc Herald, April 24, 1942 (sent in by researcher/see contributors page) ******* [d. 04-23-1942/age 83 yrs.]


BABY BOY HOLSEN (d. 1962) Funeral services for the infant son of Mr. and Mrs. William Holsen of Manitowoc who was born and died Monday were Monday at the Urbanek and Schlei Funeral Home, Manitowoc, with burial in Evergreen Cemetery. Among survivors are the parents; the paternal parents, Mr. and Mrs. Albin Holsen, and the maternal grandparents, Mr. and Mrs. Frank Fictum, of Manitowoc. Manitowoc Herald Times, January 2, 1963 P. 9 ******* [stillborn/father William R. Holsen/bur. on Alban A. Holsen lot]


CECELIA HOLSEN Cecelia Holsen, age 92, a resident of River’s Bend Health and Rehabilitation Center, Manitowoc, died Saturday, Jan. 17, 2004, at the home. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Tuesday, Jan. 20, 2004, at Holy Innocents Catholic Church, Manitowoc. Officiating at the Mass of Christian Burial will be the Rev. Francis Kerscher, with burial at Evergreen Cemetery, Manitowoc. She was born July 27, 1911 in Chicago, Ill, daughter of the late Louis and Catherine Styczynski Homel. On June 1, 1931 she married Edward Holsen at Sacred Heart Catholic Church, Manitowoc. He preceded her in death Nov 7, 1973. Cecelia was a volunteer worker at Holy Family Memorial Medical Center for many years. She was a member of the Christian Women and a charter member of Holy Innocents Catholic Church. Survivors include a son and daughter-in-law, a daughter and son-in-law, a son-in-law, nine grandchildren, six great grandchildren, four sisters, Martha Gajewski, Anna Babiarz, Josephine Gregozeski, Genevieve Dahms and a brother and sister-in-law, Anton and Dorothy Homel. Also surviving are nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. (Survivors edited for privacy) She was also preceded in death by a sister, Harriet Szprejda and a daughter, Diana Endries. The family will greet relatives and friends at Holy Innocents Catholic Church, Manitowoc, from 9:30 a.m. Tuesday until the time of service at 11 a.m. The Pfeffer Funeral Home and Cremation Care Center, Manitowoc, is assisting the family with funeral arrangements. Herald Times Reporter, Jan. 18, 2004


CHARLES HOLSEN (d. 1961) Boys Discover Body Floating in Lake Waters Charles H. Holsen Apparent Victim of Fishing Miscue MANITOWOC—Charles H. Holson, 59, of 612 Huron St., drowned in the waters of Lake Michigan late Thursday afternoon when he apparently fell off the North Pier while fishing. Manitowoc police recovered the body shortly after being alerted at 4:41 p.m. Four Manitowoc boys playing on the pier discovered the body floating in the water 15 feet off the lake side of the pier and about 100 yards off shore. Police, using Holsen’s fishing gear, hooked the body and pulled it up on the pier. Manitowoc County Coroner, Dr. Theodore A. Teitgen, arrived at the scene and pronounced the man dead. Discover Body Police identity was not made immediately, police said. A license check on an automobile parked near the pier revealed the vehicle was registered to Holsen. Holsen’s wife told police her husband had gone fishing at about 4:15 or 4:30 p.m., shortly after returning home from work at Rahr Malting Co. where he was a malster. Police were alerted by a telephone call from Clarence Boeder at the Manitowoc Yacht Club after Boeder had been informed of the discovery of the body by the four boys. Names of the boys were not available according to police. The police patrol boat was also pressed into service but the body had been recovered by the time the unit arrived at the scene. Funeral Services Mr. Holsen was born Dec. 25, 1901, in the Town of Kossuth, the son of the late Henry and Mary Koch Holsen. April 27, 1927, he married Emily Drasner at Francis Creek. They settled on a farm for one year, then came to Manitowoc where Mr. Holsen was employed as a malster for 30 years at Rahr Malting Co. He was a member of Malsters Union No. 297 and Holy Name Society of Sacred Heart Church. Survivors include his wife, four sons, (private); a daughter, (private); three brothers, Aloysius J. and Alvin of Manitowoc, and Joseph of Sheboygan; two sisters, Mrs. James Rea and Mrs. Ray Kornely of Milwaukee; and nine grandchildren. Funeral services will be at 10 a.m. Saturday at Urbanek–Schlei Funeral Home and at 10:30 a.m. Saturday at Sacred Heart Church with the Rev. Claude LeClair officiating. Burial will be in Evergreen Cemetery. Friends may call at the funeral home where the rosary will be recited at 8 o’clock this Friday evening. Manitowoc Herald Times, September 29, 1961, p. 1 ********* [d. 09-28-1961/age 59 yrs./cause: drowning/bur. on Emily Holsen lot-his wife]


CHARLES H. HOLSEN - BABY (d. 1961) Funeral services for the infant son of William and Carol Fictum Holsen, who was born and died Thursday, were at 1:45 p.m. Thursday at Urbanek-Schlei Funeral Home, Manitowoc. Burial was in Evergreen Cemetery, Manitowoc. Survivors include the parents, the paternal grandparents, Mr. and Mrs. Albin Holsen and the maternal grandparents, Mr. and Mrs. Frank Fictum, of Manitowoc. Manitowoc Herald Times, September 30, 1961 P. 9 ******* [stillborn/son of William R. Holsen/bur. on Alban A. Holsen lot]


FRANK P. HOLSEN Frank P. Holsen, 83, of Rt. 2, Manitowoc, died Wednesday morning. Funeral services will be at 9 a.m. Friday at the Urbanek and Schlei Funeral Home and at 9:30 a.m. at Sacred Heart Catholic Church, Manitowoc. The Rev. James Craanen will officiate and burial will be in Evergreen Cemetery, Manitowoc. Mr. Holsen was born April 16, 1887, at Manitowoc, son of the late Mr. and Mrs. Peter Holsen. He married Rose Armbruster June 20, 1934. After their marriage, the couple located at Rt. 2, Manitowoc. His wife preceded him in death in 1968. Survivors include a stepson, (private); four stepdaughters, (private); and three sisters, Mrs. Martin Kohn of Milwaukee, Mrs. Peter Drees of Portland, N.Y., and Mrs. Viola Rosta of Park Ridge, Ill. Friends may call at the funeral home after 4 p.m. Thursday where a memorial service will be at 8 p.m. Manitowoc Herald Times, Wednesday, December 2, 1970


HERMAN J. HOLSEN Herman J. Holsen, 54, superintendent of mails at the post office, died early today at the home, 915 North 12th street. Mr. Holsen suffered a severe stroke last Wednesday, followed by lesser strokes a few days later that sapped his strength. Funeral services will be held Thursday at 2 p.m. from the Masonic Temple, in charge of the Masonic order. The Rev. C.H. Phipps, D.D. will officiate. Interment will be in Evergreen cemetery. Mr. Holsen, son of Mr. and Mrs. Anton Holsen, was born at Alma Center, Wis., in 1886. When a child his parents came to this city. He was educated in the schools of the city and 34 years ago entered the post office as a clerk. He advanced to higher posts in the service until he became superintendent of mails. In 1910 he married Miss Lily Krumm of this city. Mr. Holsen was a member of the Masons, Eastern Star and First Prebyterian church. Survivors are the widow; two sons, Robert of Chicago, Jack of this city; daughter, Jane, student at Beloit college; parents, Mr. and Mrs. Anton Holsen, city; two sisters, Mrs. Oscar Becker of this city, Mrs. William Beduhn of Two Rivers. The body may be viewed at the home on North 12th street. It will be moved to the Masonic Temple Thursday at 10 a.m. Manitowoc Herald Times, Tuesday, October 8, 1940 P.2 ********* Funeral services for Herman J. Holsen, 54, veteran post office employe for a 34-year span, who died Tuesday morning, took place this afternoon from the Masonic Temple on Chicago street. The services were in charge of the Masonic lodge with the Rev. C.H. Phipps, D.D. officiating at the temple and also at the grave in Evergreen cemetery. Honorary pallbearers were Alfred Behringer, Sterling Rand, Hugo Rudolph, Harry Kelley, Frank Kutil and Ed. Heise. The active pallbearers were Dr. George Blaesser, Luling Nash, Fritz Zander, Richard Rudolph, Peter Gilbert, and Walter Menge. Manitowoc Herald Times, Thursday, October 10, 1940 P.2 ******* [d. 10-07-1940/age 54 yrs.]


JACOB HOLSEN (d. 1934) JACOB HOLSEN DIES LAST EVE Pioneer Threshing Operator Was 73 Years Old Jacob Holsen, 73, pioneer threshing crew operator, died last night at the homestead farm on Route 6, Manitowoc. He had been ill for the past three months. Funeral services will be held Saturday at 2 p.m. from the home in Manitowoc Rapids with interment in Evergreen cemetery. The deceased was born on the farm where he made his home during his lifetime. He was married 45 years ago to Miss Amelia Kummer. Forty-two years ago he began operation of a threshing rig and continued since with this business in addition to his farm work. Survivors are his widow, two sons, Jacob of Brooklyn, N.Y., and Edward of Rapids; three daughters, Mrs. George Erdman, Rapids, Mrs. Frank Fetzer, Kossuth, and Miss Julia at home; one sister, Mrs. Theo Braun, city; and four brothers, Anton, Peter, Adolph and Joseph, all of this city. There are seven grandchildren. The body is at the Wattawa, Urbanek and Schlei funeral home where it may be viewed Thursday and Friday when it will be removed to the home on route 6. Manitowoc Herald Times, Wednesday, April 18, 1934 ********* [bur. 4-21-1934/age 73 yr/cause: chronic myocarditis]


JOSEPH HOLSEN (d. 1962) Joseph J. Holsen, Sr., 96, who resided with a daughter, Mrs. Violet Schubert, at 1020 S. 15th St., Manitowoc, died Wednesday night at Holy Family hospital, Manitowoc. Funeral services will be at 1:30 p.m. Saturday at Pfeffer Funeral Home, Manitowoc. The Rev. Donald T. Stannard will officiate and burial will be in Evergreen Cemetery. The lifelong Manitowoc County resident was born Feb. 24, 1867, son of the late Adolph and Clara Ripp Holsen. He married Pauline Kummer at Manitowoc Rapids Nov. 8, 1893. She died Aug. 28, 1948. Before his retirement years ago, he was a carpenter and contractor and also owned Holsen Bros., a threshing machine operation, in partnership with a brother. They custom threshed in the area for 36 years. His hobby in later years was repairing violins and he refurbished many of the musical instruments for the Manitowoc public schools. Mr. Holsen was the last and youngest member of a family of 7. Four brothers and two sisters preceded him in death. Surviving in addition to the daughter, Mrs. Schubert, are a son, Joseph A. Holsen, of Sheboygan, two grandchildren and three great- grandchildren. Friends may call at the funeral home after 3 p.m. Friday. Manitowoc Herald Times, Thursday, October 25, 1962 ********* [d. 10-24-1962/age 95 yrs.]


LILLY K. HOLSEN Mrs. H.J. Holsen, 86, of 915 N. 12th St., Manitowoc, died Monday at Mercy Hospital, San Diego, Calif., following a short illness. Funeral services will be 2 p.m. Friday at Phipps Memorial Chapel, of First Presbyterian Church, Manitowoc. The Rev. Gervase Zanotti will officiate and burial will be in Evergreen Cemetery, Manitowoc. Mrs. Holsen, nee Lilly Krumm, was born Feb. 10, 1885, at Manitowoc. She was married to Herman J. Holsen in 1910 at Manitowoc. He preceded her in death. She was a 50-year member and past matron of the Order of Eastern Star. She was head of Jobs Daughters for many years. She also was a member of First Presbyterian Church and its Ladies Society. Survivors include two sons, Robert, of Shaker Heights, Ohio, and Jack, of Phoenix, Ariz., a daughter, Mrs. Robert (Jane) Satterford, of San Diego and five grandchildren. Friends may call at Urbanek and Schlei Funeral Home, Manitowoc, from 2 to 4 p.m. and 7 to 9 p.m. Thursday. Manitowoc Herald Times, Manitowc, Wis. December 29, 1971 ******** [Lilly C./d. 12-27-1971 at San Diego CA/age 86 yrs./widow of Herman Holsen] (Lilly C. Holsen/10 Feb 1885/15 Dec 1971/SSDI)


PAULINA HOLSEN Mrs. Joseph Holsen of 1215 North 11th street, died today of a heart attack on her 78th birthday anniversary. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Monday at the Pfeffer funeral home, the Rev. F.C. LeClair officiating. Burial will be in Evergreen cemetery. Mrs. Holsen, nee Pauline Kummer, was born in Rapids in 1870 and was married in 1893. They came to Milwaukee in 1898. Survivors are the husband; daughter, Mrs. Violet Schubert of Manitowoc; son Joseph Jr. of Manitowoc; two grandchildren; brother Emil of Manitowoc; three sisters, Mrs. Anna Rouse of Green Bay, Mrs. Jacob Holsen of route 4, and Mrs. Julia Gleich of Manitowoc. The body may be viewed at the Pfeffer funeral home after noon on Sunday. Manitowoc Herald Times, Saturday, August 28, 1948, p. 2 ******** [d. 08-28-1948/age 78 yrs./wife of Joseph J. Holsen]


ROSE HOLSEN (d. 1968) Mrs. Frank P. Holsen of Rt. 2, Manitowoc, died Thursday at Holy Family Hospital, Manitowoc. Funeral services will be at 9 a.m. Monday at Urbanek and Schlei Funeral Home and at 9:30 a.m. at Sacred Heart Catholic Church, Manitowoc. The Rev. Claude LeClair will officiate and burial will be in Evergreen Cemetery. Mrs. Holsen, nee Rose Dassey, was born July 27, 1890, at Marinette, daughter of the late Frank and Lucille Notenit Dassey. She married Jacob Armbruster, now deceased, and the couple lived at Faithhorn, Mich. On June 20, 1934, she was married to Mr. Holsen at Waukegan, Ill., and the couple located at Manitowoc. She was the last member of a family of 12 children. Survivors include the husband; a son, (private); four daughters, (private); 14 grandchildren and 44 great-grandchildren. Friends may call at the funeral home after 3:30 p.m. Sunday where at 8 p.m. the Rosary will be recited. Manitowoc Herald Times, Friday, March 15, 1968 ******* [d. 03-14-1968/age 77 yrs/wife of Frank P. Holsen]


MICHAEL G. HOLST Michael G. Holst, age 62, a resident of Henderson, Nev., formerly of Manitowoc, passed away Sunday, Jan. 10, 2010, after a brief illness. Mike was born March 10, 1947, in New Richmond, Wis., to the late Charles Holst Sr. and Dorothy (Alquist) Holst. He graduated from Lincoln High School in 1965. In 1966, he joined the U.S. Navy and served his country in Vietnam, honorably discharged in 1971. Mike worked for Greenwoods TV and Appliance as a service tech for 14 years, followed by Lakeside Foods where he retired early due to poor health. (Survivors omitted for privacy.) Mike was preceded in death by his father, Charles Holst Sr. Cremation has taken place with the remains to be interred in Manitowoc. A private family prayer service will take place with a memorial gathering to follow. Friends may greet the family at the Eagles Club on Hamilton Street in Manitowoc on Sunday, Jan. 31, 2010, from 2 to 5 p.m. The family requests that no flowers be sent. A memoiral fund will be established in his name. Herald Times Reporter, Jan. 27, 2010


ADDIE HOLTZ Addie Holtz, 30 years old, 423 N. Fifth street. Lives with Captain H.B. Hanson and sister-in-law, Catherine Hanson. Died of burns from the fire at the Aluminum Goods Manufacturing Co. The account of the fire is on the main page in Disasters in Manitowoc county. The first victim of the accident to give her life is Miss Addie Holtz, aged 30, who died at the hospital at one o'clock, death being due to burns and the shock. Miss Holtz, who was a daughter of Mrs. John Holtz, Route 7, had been employed at the Aluminum Goods plant for seven years or more. Miss Holtz had made her home with her sister, Mrs. B. H. Hansen, 423 N. Fifth street. She had about decided this morning not to report for work, owing to a slight attack of illness but later decided that she would go to the plant this morning and possibly not work this afternoon if she did not feel better. ********** I think this is where this goes: Arthur Holtz arrived from Sawyer, Wis., yesterday being called here by the death of his sister, Miss Anna Holtz. Manitowoc Herald News, Manitowoc, Wis. February 28, 1920 P. 3 ********** [bur. 02-28-1920/cause: explosion in factory-burns/bur. on Johanna Holtz lot]


CHARLOTTE HOLTZ Name: Holz, Charlotte Fr. D.: 10/11/1878 B.: 6/9/1804 Reg. D.: 12/27/1878 Sex: F/W Age at Death: B.P.: Germ. D.P.: Mtw. Cem.: Mtw. Ch.: Inf. & Address: Rev. Bjorn Spouse: F.: M.: Cause of Death: Kidney & Lung Decease Pg. #: v.1 p.281


EMMA HOLTZ Miss Emma Holtz died yesterday at the Holy Family hospital. The funeral will be held Saturday afternoon with services at 1 o’clock at the Lutheran church, the Rev. Machmiller, officiating. Miss Holtz had been ill for some time and two weeks ago underwent an operation in the hope that it would aid her. Complications set in and although she made a brave fight the odds were too great. Miss Holtz was born in the county forty-seven years ago, December 6, 1877, and had always made her home here. She attended the German Lutheran school and later was employed at the plant of the Aluminum Goods Manufacturing company, making her home with her sister, Mrs. B. H. Hanson. She is survived by her mother, Mrs. Frederick Holtz and by two sisters and five brothers, Mrs. B. H. Hanson, 423 North Fifth street, Mrs. Henry Broeker, John, Henry, George and Walter Holtz of this city, and Arthur Holtz of Sawyer. Manitowoc Herald News, November 13, 1924 P. 2 ******** [bur 11-15-1924/cause: exhaustion/bur on Johanna Holtz lot]


FRIEDERICKA HOLTZ MRS. HOLTZ PASSES AWAY Dies On Homestead Farm North of The City Mrs. Friedericka Holtz, 90 a resident of the county for 62 years, died last night on the homestead farm north of the city on Route 2. She had been ill less than a week. Funeral Friday Funeral services will be held Friday at 1:30 p.m. from the home and at 2 p.m. from the Immanuel Ev. Lutheran church. Interment will be at Evergreen cemetery. The deceased, whose maiden name was Friedericka (sic) Plautz, was born in Germany in 1844. Sixty-eight years ago she was married to Johannes Holtz and six years later they immigrated to America. They came directly to Manitowoc county and established the present farm, now operated by John Holtz, a son. Mr. Holtz died 25 years ago. After his death Mrs. Holtz continued active on the farm. Until her recent illness Mrs. Holtz had never known a sick day. Had she lived until Dec. 27 she would have observed her 91st birthday. Seven Children Survive Survivors are two daughters, Mrs. Sophie Broeker and Mrs. Hattie Hanson, city; five sons, John on the homestead farm, and Henry, George, Arthur and Walter, all of this city; 26 grandchildren and 28 great-grandchildren. The body was removed to the home north of the city this afternoon from the Wattawa, Urbanek and Schlei funeral home and may be viewed there until the hour of the funeral Friday. Manitowoc Herald Times, December 18, 1935 P. 2 ******** Mrs. Fredericka Holtz, who would have been 91 at her birthday in just a few days, died at the family home, North Eight street Tuesday night after an illness of only three days. The funeral was held this afternoon. Survivors are two daughters, five sons, 26 grandchildren and 28 great grandchildren. Manitowoc Sun, December 20, 1935 P. 6 ******* [cause: broncho pneumonia/bur. on Johanna Holtz lot]


GEORGE HOLTZ George Holtz, 60, of 1008 Hamilton street, an employe of the Aluminum Goods Manufacturing company, died at 6:10 p.m., Wednesday at St. Agnes hospital, Fond du Lac, after a lingering illness The funeral will be held Saturday afternoon at 1:30 o’clock at the Wattawa, Urbanek & Schlei funeral home and at two o’clock at the First German Evangelical Lutheran church. The Rev. L. H. Koeninger will officiate and burial will be in Evergreen cemetery. The body may be viewed at the funeral home from Friday noon until the hour of the services and the casket will not be opened at the church. Mr. Holtz was born May 17, 1878, in the Town of Manitowoc, and was a life- time resident of the county. In 1904 he married Miss Sophia Dickert. She survives, together with one daughter, Mrs. Paul Schley, Whitelaw; two sons, Victor, city, and Lieut. Arnold Holtz, stationed at the naval academy at Annapolis, Md.; four brothers, John, Route 2; Henry and Walter, city; and Arthur, Branch; two sisters, Mrs. R. H. Hansen, city; and Mrs. Sophia Broecker, city; and four grandchildren. Manitowoc Herald Times, December 15, 1938 P. 2 ******* [d. 12-14-1938, Fond du Lac, WI/age 60 yrs./cause: cancer/ bur. on Victor H. Holtz lot]


GLADYS K. HOLTZ Mrs. Walter Holtz, 59, of 1914A Washington St., Manitowoc, died early Monday, following a lingering illness. Funeral services will be held at 8:30 a.m. Wednesday at the Urbanek and Schlei Funeral Home, Manitowoc, and at 9 o’clock at St. Mary Catholic Church, Manitowoc. The Rev. John Landowski will officiate and burial will be in Evergreen Cemetery. She was born Gladys Place in Marinette in 1891 and in 1917 was married to Walter Holtz at Menominee, Mich. They located in Manitowoc. Mr. Holtz died three years ago. She was a member of the Royal Neighbors and the auxiliary of the Veterans of Foreign Wars. Survivors are three daughters, Joyce, Mrs. Robert Templeton and Mrs. Chester Koch, all of Manitowoc; son, Wallace of Manitowoc; four brothers, William and Roy of Manitowoc, Earl of Washington, D.C., and Milton of Milwaukee; and three grand- children. Friends may call at the funeral home after Tuesday noon , where the rosary will be recited at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday. Manitowoc Herald Times, November 5, 1951 P. 2 ******** [bur. 11-07-1951/age 60 yrs.]


HENRY HOLTZ (d. 1956) Henry Holtz, 83, former Manitowoc resident, died Friday morning at Illinois Masonic Hospital, Chicago. He had lived at Chicago with a son, Reinhold H. Holtz. Funeral services will be at __:30 p.m. Tuesday at Urbanek and Schlei Funeral Home, Manitowoc, with rites under auspices of the Fraternal Order of Eagles, Aerie 706. Burial will be in Evergreen Cemetery, Manitowoc. Mr. Holtz was born June 4, 1873, in Manitowoc County and..(line underinked).. Sophie Rosinksy who preceded him in death. He is survived by two sons, Reinhold of Chicago and Herbert A. of Long Beach., Calif.; a brother, Arthur of Branch; two sisters, Mrs. Sophie Broeker and Mrs. B. H. Hansen of Manitowoc; five grandchildren and four great grandchildren. Friends may call at the funeral home after 6 p.m. Sunday. Manitowoc Herald Times, November 10, 1956 P. 17 ******* [d. Chicago, IL]


HERMAN T. HOLTZ Herman T. Holtz, 63 (sic), of Rt. 1, Manitowoc, died early Wednesday morning at Memorial Hospital, Manitowoc, after a short illness. Funeral services will be at 1:30 p.m. Friday at Urbanek and Schlei Funeral Home, Manitowoc. The Rev. Paul H. Blaufuss will officiate and burial will be in Evergreen Cemetery. Mr. Holtz was born Oct. 14, 1900, at Grover, Marinette County, son of the late Herman and Ida Ebsch Holtz. He never married and had always farmed. Surviving him are a sister, Mrs. Richard Judes, of Rt. 1, Manitowoc a niece and nephews. Friends may call at the funeral home after 6 p.m. Thursday. Manitowoc Herald Times, Wednesday, June 16, 1965 P. 29 ****** [d. 06-16-1965/age 64 yrs.]


LUCILE W. HOLTZ Lucile W. Holtz, age 101, 2005 Division St., Manitowoc, died on Sunday, Nov. 11, 2007, at Aurora Medical Center of Manitowoc County. Lucile was born on June 29, 1906, in Newton, daughter of the late Henry and Ida (Rehbein) Sachse. On Aug. 11, 1928, she married Ervin W. Holtz at Immanuel Evangelical Lutheran Church, Manitowoc. He preceded her in death on March 11, 1995. She was a member of Immanuel Evangelical Lutheran Church, an active member of the Two Rivers Senior Center, and an AAL officer. She enjoyed playing cards, and was involved in the Ladies of Immanuel. (Survivors omitted for privacy) She was preceded in death by her parents; husband: Ervin; one son and daughter-in-law: Kenneth and Grace Holtz; two brothers and sisters-in-law; three sisters and brothers-in-law; one son-in-law: Howard Puls; 11 brothers-in-law and sisters-in-law also preceded her in death. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. on Wednesday, Nov. 14, 2007, at Immanuel Evangelical Lutheran Church, 916 Pine St. The Rev. Paul Schossow will officiate, with burial to follow at Evergreen Cemetery. Relatives and friends may call at church from 9:30 a.m. until the time of service at 11 a.m. The Reinbold & Pfeffer Family Funeral Home Manitowoc, is assisting the Holtz family. A special thanks to the nurses and staff at St. Mary's Home Center Three that were so helpful and good to Lucile. Also thanks to Aurora Medical Center of Manitowoc County, for making Lucile comfortable in her last days. Herald Times Reporter, Nov. 13, 2007


MARIE A. HOLTZ BRIEF ILLNESS TAKES LIFE OF MARIE HOLTZ An illness of only five days’ duration claimed the life of Miss Marie Holtz, only daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Henry Holtz, North Eighth street, death from pneumonia occurring at the Holy Family hospital at 2 o’clock this morning. Miss Holtz was 26 years of age and a life-long resident of this city. Born in this city on April 26, 1905, Miss Holtz received her education in the common schools and alter continued studies in music. Several years ago she opened a piano studio on Jay street and became widely known as an accomplished teacher to bring a large following of students. She was active in various organizations of the First Lutheran church. The body is to rest in state at the Pfeffer Funeral home on South Fourteenth street, tonight and will be removed to the family home tomorrow morning. It will be taken to the First Lutheran church at State and Eighth streets, Wednesday morning and services will be held from the church at 2 o’clock in the afternoon. Rev. D. G. Ristad will officiate at the services in the church and at Evergreen cemetery. Besides her parents, Miss Holtz is survived by three brothers, Herbert and Reinhold of this city, and Alfred of Milwaukee. Manitowoc Herald News, February 22, 1932 P. 15 ******* [cause: lobar pneumonia/bur. on Henry Holtz lot]


SOPHIA HOLTZ (d. 1959) Mrs. George Holtz, 82, of 1104 Manila St., Manitowoc, died Monday evening at Holy Family Hospital, Manitowoc, following a short illness. Funeral services will be at 2 p.m. Thursday at First German Evangelicl Lutheran Church, Manitowoc. The Rev. L. H. Koeninger will officiate and burial will be in Evergreen Cemetery, Manitowoc. The former Sophia Dickert was born July 17, 1887, in the Town of Franklin, Manitowoc County, daughter of the late Henry and Mary Novotny Dickert. She was married to George Holtz Jan. 6, 1904, at Manitowoc. The couple lived at Racine for two years and then moved to Manitowoc where it resided since. He died in 1938. Survivors include two sons, Victor of Milwaukee and Capt. Arnold Holtz, USN, Charleston, S.C.; a daughter, Mrs. Paul Schley of Whitelaw; two sisters, Mrs. Mary Stracke of Racine and Miss Clara Dickert of Manitowoc; four grandchildren and two great grandchildren. Friends may call at Urbanek and Schlei Funeral Home, Manitowoc, after 4 p.m. Wednesday until 10:30 a.m. Thursday when the casket will be removed to the church where the body will lie in state until the hour of service. Manitowoc Herald Times, October 20, 1959 P. 15 ******* [d. 10-20-1959/age 82 yrs./widow of George Holz/bur. on Victor H. Holtz lot]


SOPHIE HOLTZ (d. 1934) HOLTZ, Mrs. Henry—Died Thursday morning at home on North Eighth street after long illness. Born Sophia Rosinsky in this city in 1873, married here in 1898 to Henry Holtz who survives with three sons, two brothers, two sisters and a half brother. Funeral Saturday at 2 p.m. from the Pfeffer funeral home in charge of the Rev. D. G. Ristad. Body at funeral home. Interment at Evergreen. Manitowoc Herald Times, March 15, 1934 P. 13 ******** [cause: bronchial pneumonia/bur. on Henry Holtz lot]


VICTOR H. HOLTZ Victor H. Holtz, 75, of ?500 N. (unreadable sentence) ly Friday morning, November 7, at Memorial Hospital, Manitowoc. Funeral services were held 1:30 p.m. Monday at Urbanek and Schlei Funeral Home, Manitowoc. The Rev. Arno J. Wolfgramm officiated and burial was in Evergreen Cemetery, Manitowoc. Mr. Holtz was born Jan. 22, 1905, at Manitowoc, son of the late George H. and Sophia H. Dickert Holtz. He grew up and was educated in Manitowoc schools. He had been employed with Mirro Corporation 26 years and helped organize the Aluminum Workers Credit Union of which he was treasurer 10 years. He then worked with Ladish Company, Cudahy, retiring in 1972 and recently returned to Manitowoc from Caledonia. Survivors include a son and daughter-in-law, Victor P. and Annette Holtz of Route 1, Cleveland 53015; a brother, Arnold H. Holtz of Charleston, S.C.; a sister, Mrs. Leona Schley of Manitowoc and four grandchildren (private) of Cleveland. Herald Times Reporter, November 10, 1980 P.3


WALTER R. HOLTZ Walter R. Holtz, 61 (above), of 423 North Fifth street, employed by the Manitowoc public utilities for the past 26 years as a meter reader, died at 6:15 p.m. Thursday in Misericordia hospital, Milwaukee. Mr. Holtz, who had continued at his work with the local utilities until only recently, failed to rally from an operation to which he had submitted Thursday morning. He had been in poor health for several months. Services will be held at 3 p.m. Saturday at the Urbanek and Schlei funeral home with the Rev. Theophil F. Uetzmann, pastor of the Immanuel Evangelical Lutheran congregation, officiating. Burial will be in Evergreen cemetery. Born on a farm in the town of Manitowoc a short distance north of this city in 1887, Mr. Holtz was a son of the late John and Fredricka Holtz. Leaving the home farm when a young man, he came to this city where he worked for a number of years at the Olp department store, formerly located at Buffalo and North Eighth streets. In October, 1922, he began his work of reading meters in city homes for the utilities. He had continued in that position ever since. In 1948, he married the former Gladys Dan?? of Marinette, who survives along with a son Warner?? of this city, three daughters, the Misses Joyce and Virginia and Mrs. Robert Templeton ___ of Manitowoc; two brothers, Henry Holtz of the city and Arthur of Branch; and two sisters, Mrs. Ben H. Hobson and Mrs. Sophie Becker born of Manitowoc. The body may be viewed at the ____ Home this evening and until the time of services Saturday afternoon. Manitowoc Herald Times, October 8, 1948 P. 2 ******* [d. 10-07-1948, Milwaukee, WI/age 60 yrs/bur. on Mrs. Gladys Holtz lot]


MARY HOLZINGER Mary M. Holzinger, age 90, a resident of St. Mary's Nursing Home at Felician Village, and formerly of 1653 Atlanta Circle, Manitowoc, entered into eternal life on Thursday, March 26, 2009, at Holy Family Memorial Medical Center. Mary was born on March 12, 1919, in Manitowoc to the late Al and Kit Milton Holsen. She graduated from Lincoln High School with the class of 1936. Mary then obtained her degree from the Manitowoc Business College in 1938 and went on to work as a legal secretary for various local attorneys in Manitowoc. On Sept. 18, 1941, Mary married Victor Holzinger at St. Paul's Catholic Church in Manitowoc. Vic and Mary then resided in Washington, D.C., where she was employed by Catholic Community Services as a secretary. In 1947, the couple returned to Manitowoc where Mary enjoyed raising their 7 children. She was an active volunteer at Holy Family Memorial Medical Center from which her mother was the first graduating nurse. She was a member of St. Francis of Assisi and an honorary member of the St. Clare Society. (Survivors omitted for privacy.) Mary was preceded in death by her parents, two sisters, Virginia Holsen and Elizabeth Johnsrud, one brother, Francis Holsen; 1 son: James Holzinger; and 1 grandson: Mark Holzinger. The family will greet relatives and friends on Sunday, March 29, 2009, at the Harrigan Parkside Funeral Home from 5 until 8 p.m. A prayer service will be held at 7 p.m. Mary's family will have a private family gathering at 10 a.m. on Monday at the Harrigan Parkside Funeral Home. The Mass of Christian Burial, which will be open to the public, will be held on Monday at St. Francis of Assisi on Waldo at 10:30 a.m. There will not be any visitation at church prior to the beginning of the Mass. Rev. Daniel Felton will officiate with burial to follow at Evergreen Cemetery. The Harrigan Parkside Funeral Home and Crematory, North 11th and St. Clair streets, Manitowoc is assisting the family with funeral arrangements. Mary's family would like to extend a sincere thank you to St. Mary's Nursing Home staff - especially those at Tower 1. In lieu of flowers, the family would appreciate memorials in Mary's name to the donor's choice. Herald Times Reporter, March 27, 2009 ******** Mary M. Holzinger, age 90, a resident of St. Mary's Nursing Home at Felician Village, and formerly of 1653 Atlanta Circle, Manitowoc, entered into eternal life on Thursday, March 26, 2009, at Holy Family Memorial Medical Center. The family will greet relatives and friends on Sunday, March 29, 2009, at the Harrigan Parkside Funeral Home from 5 p.m. until 8 p.m. A prayer service will be held at 7 p.m. Mary's family will have a private family gathering at 10 a.m. on Monday at the Harrigan Parkside Funeral Home. The Mass of Christian Burial, which will be open to the public, will be held on Monday at St. Francis of Assisi on Waldo at 10:30 a.m. There will not be any visitation at church prior to the beginning of the Mass. Rev. Daniel Felton will officiate with buiral to follow at Evergreen Cemetery. The Harrigan Parkside Funeral Home and Crematory, N. 11th and St. Clair Streets, Manitowoc, is assisting the family with funeral arrangements. Herald Times Reporter, March 29, 2009


WENZEL J. HOLZINGER Wenzel Holzinger, 82, of 1123 Wisconsin Ave., Manitowoc, died Tuesday evening at Holy Family Hospital, Manitowoc. Funeral services will be at 10 a.m. Friday at Holy Innocents Catholic Church, Manitowoc. The Rev. Leo Schmitt will officiate and burial will be in Evergreen Cemetery, Manitowoc. Mr. Holzinger was born July 8, 1889, in Czechoslovakia, son of the late John and Anna Royt Hinter Holzinger. He married Alvina Swaboda Nov. 28, 1917, at Sacred Heart Catholic Church, Manitowoc. He had been employed as a brick layer until his retirement in 1954. Survivors include his wife, a son, Victor, of Manitowoc, seven grandchildren and a nephew (Survivor omitted for privacy.) of Chicago. Four brothers and three sisters preceded him in death. Friends may call at Schneider-Mittnacht Funeral Home, Manitowoc, after 3 p.m. Thursday where a Wake service will be held at 8 p.m. Manitowoc Herald Times, Manitowoc, Wis. September 15, 1971 ******** Funeral services for Wenzel Holzinger, 82, of 1123 Wisconsin Ave, Manitowoc, who died Tuesday at Holy Family Hospital, Manitowoc, will be at 10 a.m. Friday at Holy Innocent Catholic Church, Manitowoc. Mr. Holzinger was born July 8, 1889, in Czechoslovakia, son of the late John and Anna Royt Hinter Holzinger. Mr. Holzinger was a ?0 year member of the Z.C.B.J. Lodge No. 115, past president of the Brick Layers Union and a member of Holy Innocents parish. Friends may call at Schneider-Mittnacht Funeral Home, Manitowoc, after 3 o'clock this Thursday afternoon where a Wake service will be held at 8 o'clock. Manitowoc Herald Times, Manitowoc, Wis. September 16, 1971 ******* [d. 09-14-1971/age 82 yrs./husband of Alvina Holzinger] (Jul 08, 1889/Sep 1971/SSDI)


BARBARA HOLZKNECHT Death notice in Der Nord Westen, 3 Feb. 1876 Death of Mrs. Carl Holzknecht on Tuesday morning after a long illness. Mrs. Holzknecht leaves one child and a sister, Mrs. Richard Muller of Two Rivers. Burial takes place today, Thursday, at 2 in the afternoon.


EMMA HOLZKNECHT DEATH COMES TO CLAIM MRS. HOLZKNECHT Came to City in 60’s and Was Known to Wide Circle Mrs. Emma Holzknecht, nee Spindler, died at the Holy Family hospital early today after an illness of several weeks. Mrs. Holzknecht had been cared for at the hospital for some time and everything possible was done to prolong her life, but weakened by illness and age, she failed to rally and death came at 6 this morning. Mrs. Holzknecht was born in Eisenberg, Germany, in 1836 and with her parents came to America in 1849, the family locating in Massachusetts where they remained until 1855 and then removed to Manitowoc. She was married to Eugene Bourdon who enlisted in the civil war and who was taken prisoner with Union troops and died at Andersonville prison in 1864. In 1866 the family returned to Massachusetts, locating at Worchester where Mrs. Bourdon was married to J.G. Kreis who died six years later at Boston. In 1876 she returned to this city and was married to Carl Holzknecht in 1877 and they continued to make their home here, residing on Jay street, until Mr. Holzknecht’s death in 1892. Mrs. Holzknecht was a woman of pleasant disposition and charitably inclined and had a wide circle of friends. The last years of her life were spent in traveling with her sister Mrs. Brown of Seattle, Wash., and while here she made her home with Mrs. John Arnold and her niece Mrs. Stewart of Antigo. Mrs. Holsknecht is survived by three sisters and a brother Mrs. John Arnold, Mrs. Charles Dobbert, this city, Mrs. Claude Brown, Seattle, Wash., and Charles E. Spindler, this city. The funeral will be held from the residence of Charles E. Spindler at 2 o’clock Monday afternoon. Manitowoc Daily Herald, November 30, 1912 P. 1 ******* [cause: asthenia]


CARL HOLZKNECHT Charles Holzknecht, a resident of the city since 1856, died at his home on Jay street Sunday night after an illness of five months duration. Death was due to heart failure and was unexpected, the condition of the patient not having been considered alarming. Deceased [was born in] Germany and was 74 years of age. He came to America in 1851 and five years later took up his home here and engaged in the retail liquor business. In 1877 his wife died and a year later he was again married to Mrs. Emma Kreiss, who survives him. Mr. Holzknecht had a wide acquaintance in the county and was a man who enjoyed the respect and esteem of his friends. The funeral will take place Wednesday afternoon from the home. Manitowoc Daily Herald, Monday, December 29, 1902, Page 1 ********* From Der Nord Westen, 01 Jan. 1903: Death Sun. of Carl Holzknecht following a long illness with heart disease. The deceased, who was born 03 Apr. (no yr. given) in Amorbach, Bavaria, came to New York in 1851 where he married and was a resident until 1856. He came to Manitowoc in 1856 and established a tailoring business, and then in 1861 established the tavern “Zum Rathskeller” which he operated for many years. His wife died in 1876 and Mr. Holzknecht later married again. For some time he has had a heart condition, but no one knew how serious it was and so the news of his death was unanticipated. He is survived by a daughter from his first marriage, Mrs. Richard Mueller in Two Rivers. The funeral was held Wed. in the city cemetery. ********* [Charles/cause: heart disease]


CARL HOLZSCHUH Carl Holschuh (sic) of Manitowoc route 3, who would have been 89 years old on June 12th, died Wednesday morning at the home of his son, Elmer, in Racine. The body arrived in Manitowoc this afternoon and was taken to the Vogelsang Funeral Home where it will lie in state after 7 o’clock this evening. Funeral services will be held at the Funeral Home at 3 o’clock Saturday afternoon with burial in Evergreen. Mr. Holschuh was born on June 12th, 1851, in Germany. Survivors are three sons, Elmer of Racine, Hugo of Iowa and Carl of Manitowoc, and one daughter, Mrs. W. B. Sutherland of Chicago. Manitowoc Herald Times, June 6, 1940 P. 2 ******* [d. 06-05-1940 at Racine, WI/age 88 yrs.]


HATTIE HOLZSCHUH Mrs. Ernest Holzschuh, 47, died suddenly early last night at her home, 928 North 21st street, following a heart attack. Mrs. Holzschuh had been downtown shopping in the afternoon. At 6:30, shortly after she had returned home, she suffered a heart attack, and died. Funeral services will be held Friday afternoon at 2 o’clock from the Wattawa, Urbanek and Schlei funeral home. Burial will be made in the Evergreen cemetery. Mrs. Holzschuh was born Hattie Herwig in Sheboygan on May 15, 1892. She married Ernst Holzschuh on August 1, 1911, and the couple moved to Manitowoc. Survivors besides the husband include five daughters, Mrs. Quirin Swoboda and Mrs. Ulrich Braasch, both of Manitowoc, and Adeline, Evelyn and Leona, at home; two sons, William and Raymond, at home; four brothers, Arthur of Appleton and Arnold, Edwin and Carl of Sheboygan; four sisters, Mrs. Laura Groene, Mrs. Philip Kolk and Adela Herwig, all of Sheboygan, and Mrs. Viola Mavis of Belgium; and four grandchildren. The body may be viewed at the funeral parlors from 7 o’clock tonight to the time of the services Friday. Manitowoc Herald Times, November 29, 1939 P. 2 ******* [d. 11-28-1939/age 47 yrs./cause: apoplexy/bur. on Ernest Holzschuh lot]


HENRIETTA HOLZSCHUH Death on Sat. of Mrs. Holzschuh of typhus, the same disease that took two of her children last week. The deceased was in her 40th year and was buried Mon. afternoon in the city cemetery. The husband, who has lost a wife and 2 children in such a short time and still has 2 children ill with the murderous disease, merits general sympathy. Der Nord Westen, 22 Mar. 1894 ******** [bur. 03-19-1894/cause: typhoid fever]


LAURA HOLZSCHUH Death on Mon. of the 12 yr. old daughter of Carl Holzschuh, of typhus. She is the second child who Mr. Holzschuh has lost to this disease within a few weeks. The funeral will take place this afternoon at the city cemetery. Der Nord Westen, 08 Mar. 1894 ********* [bur. 03-08-1894/cause: typhoid fever]


LAVERNE HOLZSCHUH TWO INFANTS DIE IN CITY THIS MORNING Death entered two northside homes this morning to claim the lives of infants, one a 10-day old girl and the other a girl of eight months of age... Whooping cough caused the death of La Verne, the eight-months’ old daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Ernest Holzschuh, 928 N. Twenty-first street. She will be buried from the family home with services at 2 o’clock and at Evergreen cemetery. Manitowoc Herald News, July 11, 1930 P. 18 ******** [cause: pertussis] (d. 10 July 1930/age 7 mo. 14 da./St. John's United Church of Christ)


WALTER HOLZSCHUH The family of Carl Holzschuh, Town Newton, has been struck with illness. One child has already died and the eldest daughter, the mother, and a small child are currently ill. Der Nord Westen, 22 Feb. 1894 ********* Last Sat. a son of Carl Holzschuh of Town Newton, died of typhus. The boy was 8 yrs. 8 mos. 29 days of age. His burial took place Mon. at the local city cemetery. Der Nord Westen, 22 Feb. 1894 ********* [bur. 02-19-1894/cause: typhoid fever]


JAN HOMOLA (JOHN) John Homola an aged resident of the city, who has been employed as a grave tender, at the Evergreen, for a number of years died at his home this morning. Death was resultant from cancer of the stomach. A wife and two daughters survive to mourn his loss. Miss Louisa Homola of this city and Mrs. John Shimek of Reedsville. Funeral arrangements have not yet been completed. Manitowoc Daily Herald, Saturday, April 26, 1902, Page 1 ******** From Der Nord Westen, 01 May 1902: Death here on Sat. of elderly John Homola of stomach cancer. He is survived by his widow and 2 daughters. ******* [cause: cancer]


ROSARIE HOMOLA MRS. HORNOLA (sic) PASSES AWAY AT REEDSVILLE Mrs. Rose Homola, widow of John Homola died at the home of her daughter, Mrs. John Shimek, at Reedsville at 3 o’clock this morning, her demise being due to infirmities incident to old age. The funeral will be held Friday morning with services at 9 o’clock at St. Mary’s Catholic church, Rev. Decker officiating. Burial will be at Evergreen cemetery in this city. Mrs. Homola, who was Rose Kolinsky, was born in Bohemia eighty years ago and came to this country more than forty years ago. Her husband preceded her in death a quarter of a century ago and for the last twenty years she has made her home with her daughter. She is survived by two daughters, Mrs. A. J. Augustine of Brillion and Mrs. John Shimek of Reedsville, one sister, Mrs. Frank Sixta of California and three grandchildren. Manitowoc Herald News, May 25, 1927 P. 1 ****** [cause: carcinoma of breast & senility/bur. on Mrs. John Homola lot]


EDITH HONOLD Mrs. George P Honold, 83??, died early Wednesday morning of a heart attack at her home, 912 Park St., Manitowoc. Funeral services will be at 2 p.m. Friday at Urbanek and Schlei Funeral Home. Burial will be in Evergreen Cemetery. The former Edith Schwab was born at Manitowoc April 17, 1904, daughter of the late Alfred and Mabel Edwards Schwab. She was married at Rockford, Ill., Sept. 20, 1928, to George P. Honold and the couple came to Manitowoc to… (line underinked)…Arnold was employed as a telephone operator and had been engaged in the grocery business. Survivors include the husband, three sons, Wilbur, Wayne and Fredric, and three brothers, Alois, Raymond and Harold, of Manitowoc; and four sisters, Mrs. Charles Helsel of Kalamazoo, Mich., Mrs. Lloyd Peters of Green Bay and Miss Ruth Schwab and Mrs. William Ollendorf of Manitowoc. Friends may call at the funeral home after 2 p.m. Thursday. Manitowoc Herald Times, January 8, 1958 P. 16 ******* [d. 01-08-1958/age 53 yrs./wife of George R. Honold/ bur. on Alfred J. Schwab lot]


WAYNE HONOLD Wayne Honold Reported Dead Wayne Honold, 29, former Manitowoc resident and an accomplished pianist has been reported dead in New York City. The Manitowoc Police Dept. received a telegram from New York police late Tuesday afternoon which said that a man tentatively identified was Wayne Honold was dead and that his body was at the Bellevue Morgue. No other details were given. Honold’s father, George, employed by the Ann Arbor Rail way, was located aboard a carferry in Michigan waters and later contacted New York police from Menominee Mich., according to Inspector Elmer Scherer of the local department. Another son, Fred, also living at New York was expected to identify the body. Honold and his late wife formerly operated a grocery store at 11th Street and New York Avenue. Herald Times Reporter, September 28, 1960 P. 12 ******** Honold Death Was Accident Wahne (sic) Honold, 29, of 912 Park St., met death by accidental means late Tuesday afternoon at New York City, his father, George Honold, learned Thursday. Information came from another son, Frederick, also of New York City, who identified the body. Frederick was unable to learn details surrounding the death of his brother. Wayne, a native of the city, was born July 1, 1931. He attended schools in the city and was graduated from Lincoln High School in 1951. He attended Lawrence Conservatory of Music, Appleton, three years and two years ago went to New York City where he sought to further his music and acting talents. A pianist of ability, he presented concerts while at Lawrence. He had acting roles while at college and as a freshman at Appleton was promoted to private first class with Reserve Officers Training Corps. Surviving are his father and two brothers, Wilbur, of Manitowoc and Frederick. His mother was the former Edith Schwab, who preceded him in death. Funeral services tentatively have been set for 2 p.m. Saturday at Urbanek and Schlei Funeral Home. The Rev. Paul H. Blaufuss will officiate and burial will be in Evergreen Cemetery. Manitowoc Herald Times, September 29, 1960 P. 11 ****** [d. 09-21-1960 at New York NY/age 28 yrs./bur. on Alfred J. Schwab lot]


WILBUR M. HONOLD Wilbur M. Honold, 45 of 708 N. 10th St., Manitowoc, died Tuesday at Holy Family Hospital, Manitowoc, following a lengthy illness. Funeral services will be at 1:30 p.m. Thursday at Urbanek and Schlei Funeral Home, Manitowoc. The Rev. Paul H. Blaufuss will officiate with burial in Evergreen Cemetery, Manitowoc. Mr. Honold was born Jan. 19, 1930, at Manitowoc, son of George Honold and the late Edith Schwab Honold. He attended parochial and public schools at Manitowoc. Survivors include his father, George, and a brother, Fredric, of Manitowoc, uncles and aunts, Mr. and Mr. William (Bette) Ollendorf, Mrs. Rebecca Schwab and Mrs. Gladys Schwab, of Manitowoc, Mr. and Mr. Eugene (Ruth) Ziglinski of Arizona, Mr. and Mrs. Lloyd (Dorothy) Peters, of Green Bay and Mr. and Mrs. Walter (Laura) Wiemann, of Sheboygan and four nephews. His mother, Edith, preceded him in death in 1958 and a brother Wayne in 1960. Friends may call at Urbanek and Schlei Funeral Home, from 4 to 9 o’clock this Wednesday evening and Thursday until the time of service. Herald Times Reporter, July 16, 1975 P. 3 ******* [d. 07-15-1975/age 45 yrs./bur. on Alfred J. Schwab lot] (19 Jan 1930/Jul 1975/SSDI)


GEORGE J. HONZIK George J. Honzik, 77. of 941 N. 15th St., Manitowoc, died Thursday morning at Holy Family Hospital, Manitowoc. Funeral services will be held at 9 a.m. Saturday at Urbanek and Schlei Funeral Home and at 9:30 a.m. at Holy Innocents Catholic C h u r c h , Manitowoc. The Rev. Leo Schmitt will officiate and burial will be in Evergreen Cemetery, Manitowoc. Mr. Honzik was born Sept. 5, 1895, in the Town of Gibson, son of the late Wenzel and Lena Eckhart Honzik. He married Olive Peroutka May 12, 1925, at Mishicot. After marriage the couple located at Manitowoc. He was employed at Hronek Mason Contractor and later at Mirro Aluminum Co. until his retirement in 1960. He was a member of the Senior Citizens. Survivors include his wife, a daughter, and two grandchildren. Two brothers and five sisters preceded him in death. Friends may call at the funeral home from 3 to 9 o'clock this Friday evening and Saturday until the time of service. Memorial service will be at 7:30 o'clock this Friday evening. Manitowoc Herald Times, Friday, December 22, 1972 Page 20


ALMA HOPF Obituary newsprint is too faint to read. Manitowoc Herald Times, May 2, 1955 P. 15 ****** [Alma Ida/d. 05-01-1955/age 60 yrs./bur. on John J. Hopf lot]


CHARLES HOPF (d. 1941) Captain Charles C. Hopf, 78, of 1315 South 10th street, veteran lake skipper and retired merchant, died Sunday morning of a heart attack at the home. He had been in failing health three months. Funeral services will be held Tuesday at 2 p.m. from the Wattawa, Urbanek and Schlei funeral home, the Rev. F. C. St. Clair of the St. James church offic- iating. Burial will be in Evergreen cemetery. Mr. Hopf was born in this city in 1863 and at the age of 14 sailed before the mast and later became captain on several lake schooners sailing out of Manitowoc. He purchased the schooner Lizzie Metzner and other craft here. He retired from the lakes in 1904 and established a grocery store on South Tenth street. Captain Hopf retired from the grocery business 20 years ago. In 1908 he married Miss Sophia Friedl. She survives with a brother, Emil, of this city, and sister, Mrs. Ida Krumm, of this city. The body may be viewed at the funeral home. Manitowoc Herald Times, January 27, 1941 P. 2 ****** [d. 26 Jan. 1941/age 78 yrs.]


CHARLES HOPF (d. 1969) Charles A. Hopf, 82, of 1313 S. 10th St., Manitowoc, died Wednesday at Holy Family Hospital, Manitowoc, where he was a patient 10 days. Funeral services will be at 10:30 a.m. Friday at Pfeffer Funeral Home and at 11 a.m. at St. Boniface Catholic Church, Manitowoc. The Very Rev. Msgr. Alfred Schneider will officiate and burial will be in Evergreen Cemetery, Manitowoc. Mr. Hopf was born May 13, 1886, at Manitowoc, son of the late Conrad and Sena Hopf. He married Mrs. Anna Klein at Milwaukee Feb. 14, 1947 (sic). He retired in 1946 after being employed by Rahr Malting Co. He was a 50-year member of the Fraternal Order of Eagles No. 706. Survivors include the wife, a niece and a nephew. Friends may call at the funeral home after 4 p.m. Thursday where at 8:15 p.m. wake services will be conducted. Manitowoc Herald Times, September 10, 1969 P. 11 ******* [d. 09-10-1969/age 82 yrs./bur. on Mrs. Conrad Hopf lot]


CONRAD HOPF From Der Nord Westen, 21 Nov. 1895: Suicide by drowning Tues. afternoon of Conrad Hopf. Justice of the Peace Falge conducted a coroner's inquiry with a verdict of suicide. The deceased was born 1854 in Rome, New York and lived here many years. He leaves a wife and 5 children. ********** [Conrad Hopf/bur. 11-19-1895/age 47 yrs./cause: suicide-drowning]


DONALD HOPF BOY, 14, DIES AT HOME HERE Oldest Child of John Hopf’s Succumbs Saturday Donald John Hopf, 14, oldest child of Mr. and Mrs. John J. Hopf, 1130 Lake street, died Saturday evening at 8:15 after a short illness with brain fever. Funeral services will be held Tuesday afternoon at two o’clock from the home and at 2:30 from the First Reformed church. Burial will be made at Evergreen cemetery. The body will lie at the home until the time of the funeral. Born in the house in which he died on July 13, 1921, Donald went through graded school here. He was a student in the 8th grade at the Washington junior high school. Survivors include his parents, two sisters, Harriet and Dorothy, and two brothers, Jack and William. Manitowoc Herald Times, October 14, 1935 P. 2 ******* [Donald John Hopf/bur. 10-15-1935/age 14 yrs./cause: encephalitis/ bur. on John J. Hopf lot]


JOHN J. HOPF (d. 1952) John J. Hopf, of 1130 South Lake St., Manitowoc, a lifelong resident, died Sunday noon at the Holy Family Hospital, Manitowoc, following a brief illness. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Tuesday at the Urbanek and Schlei Funeral Home, Manitowoc. The Rev. A.C. Fischer will officiate and interment will be in Evergreen Cemetery. Mr. Hopf was born in Manitowoc in 1880 and in 1920 married Miss Alma Klingholz. He operated a bicycle shop and later a grocery store and in 1926 entered the employ of the Pauly Cheese Company retiring in 1951. Surviving are his wife; two sons, John V. of Rt. 5, Manitowoc, and William R. of Green Bay; two daughters, Mrs. Robert Schneider of Lark, Wis., and Mrs. Herbert Herrmann of Branch; three sisters, Mrs. Alois Lang of Grand Rapids, Mich., and Mrs. Albert Schuetze and Miss Rose Hopf of Manitowoc; and seven grandchildren. Friends may call at the funeral home until the hour of services. Manitowoc Herald Times, July 21, 1952 P. 6 ******* [bur. 07-22-1952/age 72 yrs.] ******* KLINGHOLZ-HOPF A quiet home wedding was celebrated at the residence of Mr. and Mrs. Victor Klingholz, 1319 Marshall street, at 7 this morning, their daughter Miss Alma becoming the bride of John J. Hopf, the ceremony being performed by Judge Chloupek. Only immediate relatives were in attendance. The home was prettily decorated in cut flowers and plants. The bridal couple was attended by Miss Irene Klingholz and Charles Reitmeyer and immediately after a wedding breakfast departed for Duluth, Minn. where they will spend their honeymoon with a sister of the bride. They will return here to be at home at 1130 Lake St. after July 1. Both principals are well known young people, possessed of a host of friends. Mr. Hopf is engaged in the bicycle and auto accessories supply business on Jay street. Manitowoc Herald News, Tuesday, June 1, 1920 P. 8


JULIA HOPF On Tues. consumption took the life of 17-yr. old Julia Hopf, daughter of Mrs. Lena Hopf. She had been quite ill for the past month and in addition to her mother she is survived by a sister and two brothers. The funeral will take place today in the city cemetery. Der Nord Westen, 07 Sep. 1899 ******* [bur. 09-05-1899/cause: tuberculosis]


SENA HOPF Mrs. Sena Hopf died suddenly today at the home where she was born 85 years ago and where she lived all her life. The residence is at 1313 S. Tenth street. Friends may call at the Pfeffer funeral parlors after Sunday morning to pay their respects. The funeral will be Monday morning, 9:30 at the funeral home and 10 o’clock at St. Boniface Catholic church, the Rev. Alfred Pritzl officiating. Interment will be made in Evergreen cemetery. Nee Sena Friedl, Mrs. Hopf was born on Aug. 8, 1860. Her husband, Conrad, preceded her in death 51 years ago. Mrs. Hopf spent much of her time in raising and cultivating flower and vegetable gardens. The survivors are two children, George and Charles, both of this city and a sister, Mrs. Sophie Hopf also of Manitowoc, and two grandchildren. The rosary will be recited for the deceased at 7 p.m. Sunday at Pfeffers. Manitowoc Herald Times, December 15, 1945 P. 2 ******* [d. 12-14-1945/age 85 yrs./bur. on Mrs. Conrad Hopf lot]


SOPHIA HOPF Mrs. Charles Hopf, 78, of 1315 south Tenth street, lifelong resident of the city, died Sunday morning at the Holy Family hospital, following a short illness. Funeral services will be held at 9:30 a.m. Wednesday at the Pfeffer funeral home and at 10 o’clock at the St. Boniface church, the Rev. Theodore Pritzl officiating. Interment will be in Evergreen cemetery. Mrs. Hopf, nee Sophia Friedl, was born here in 1888 and in 1906 was married to Captain Charles Hopf, vessel captain and owner in Manitowoc, who later operated a grocery store on South Tenth street before retiring 21 years ago. He died five years ago. Mrs. Hopf was the last member of the pioneer Friedl family, born and reared at the same residence where Mrs. Hopf spent her entire life. Two brothers and four sisters preceded her in death. Only survivors are several nieces and nephews. The body may be viewed at the funeral home after 10 a.m. Tuesday. The rosary will be recited at 7 p.m. Tuesday. Manitowoc Herald Times, February 11, 1946 P. 2 ******* [d. 02-10-1946/age 78 yrs./bur. on Charles C. Hopf lot]


WALTER HOPF From Der Nord Westen, 10 Sept. 1896: Death Thurs. of 8 yr. old Walter Hopf of Manitowoc, from diphtheria. The burial will take place Fri. at the city cemetery. ****** [From cem. office - The burial register shows him buried 9/3/1896, which was a Thursday, but name and cause of death are the same… Burial register has Walter Hopf, male, 6y 11m, born in Manitowoc, cause of death: diptheria]


HENRY A. HOPP, REV. Funeral services for the Rev. Henry A. Hopp, 63, former Manitowoc county resident, of Daggett, Mich., who died in a Menominee, Mich. hospital, took place this afternoon from the First German Evangelical Lutheran church. The Rev. L.H. Koeninger officiated as liturgist, the Rev. Henry Koch, a former classmate of the deceased, preaching the sermon, and the Rev. Kurt Geyer of Peshtigo, officiating at the grave in Evergreen cemetery. The Rev. Hopp was born near Two Rivers in 1880 and was baptized and confirmed in St. John's Lutheran church in Two Rivers. In 1902 he enrolled in Northwestern college, Watertown, Wis., to prepare for the ministry. He continued his studies at the theological seminary in Wauwatosa and completed them at Concordia seminary, Springfield, Ill. In 1911 he was ordained to the ministry at Two Rivers and served congregations in North and South Dakota, Minnesota and finally at Garrett and Carbondale, Mich. In 1913 the Rev. Hopp married Miss Minnie Pingel of this city. Three daughters born to them died in infancy. His widow, a brother, August, and a sister, Mrs. Ida Raatz, both of Two Rivers, survive. Manitowoc Herald Times, Manitowoc, Wis, June 10, 1943 P. 2 ******* [d. 06-07-1943 at Menominee, MI/age 63 yrs./cause: carcinoma of prostate]


WILHELMINA HOPP Mrs. Henry A. Hopp, 80, of Shady Lane Home, Manitowoc, died Monday morning at Memorial Hospital, Manitowoc. Funeral services will be at 1:30 p.m. Wednesday at First German Evangelical Lutheran Church, Manitowoc. The Rev. N.W. Kock will officiate and burial will be in Evergreen Cemetery, Manitowoc. Mrs. Hopp, the former Wilhelmina Pingel, was born April 5, 1887, at Manitowoc, daughter of the late Henry and Mata Wennholz Pingel. She was married to the Rev. Mr. Hopp Oct. 23, 1913, at Lemmon, S.D. He was pastor at Hancock, Mich., from 1916 until 1932. They then moved to Daggett, Mich., where he served until his death in 1943. Mrs. Hopp then moved to Manitowoc. Survivors include cousins, nieces and nephews. Three children preceded her in death. Friends may call at Urbanek and Schlei Funeral Home, Manitowoc, after 3 p.m. Tuesday until noon Wednesday and then at the church. Manitowoc Herald Times, Manitowoc, Wis. September 25, 1967 P. 11 ********* [d. 09-25-1967/age 80 yrs./widow of Rev. Henry A. Hopp]


EDWARD HOPPER Edward M. Hopper, 70, of 1413 Wollmer St., Manitowoc, died Wednesday morning at Maple Crest Sanitorium, Whitelaw, where he had been a patient the past year. Funeral services will be at 2 p.m. Saturday at Pfeffer Funeral Home, Manitowoc, the Rev. Harvey Rakow officiating. Burial will be in Evergreen Cemetery. Mr. Hooper was born Sept. 4, 1888, at Edwardsville, Ill., son of the late Frank and Diane Mason Hopper. In 1914, he married the former Minnie Goedke. He was engaged in the tavern business for many years and prior to his retirement in 1954, was employed by the U.S. Government as a civic engineer. Mrs. Hopper died in 1954, and in 1955 he married the former Mary Anderson. Survivors include the wife, a daughter, Mrs. Fred Schultz of San Diego; four step-daughters, Mrs. George Reitmeyer of Manitowoc, Mrs. William Hill of South Milwaukee, Mrs. Jerry Shakoian of Anaheim, Calif., and Miss Jean Anderson of Los Angeles and several nieces and nephews. Friends may call at the funeral home until the hour of service. Manitowoc Herald Times, January 2, 1959 P. 11 ******* [d. 12-31-1958/age 70 yrs./bur. on Mrs. Mary C. Hopper lot]


MARY C. HOPPER Mrs. Mary C. Hopper, 90, of Florence, Wis., died Thursday, Oct. 2, at Countryside Health Care Center, Florence, following a long illness. Funeral services were held Sunday, Oct. 5, at Lundholm Funeral Chapel, Florence. The Rev. Geri Kroll, pastor of First United Presbyterian Church, Florence, officiate and burial was in Evergreen Cemetery, Manitowoc. Mrs. Hopper was born Jan 9, 1890, in Germany. She came to the United States as a young child and resided at Manitowoc, moving to Florence seven years ago. She was a member of the Kenosha Rebeca Lodge where she was past noble grand. She was also a member of the Florence OES, serving as past worthy matron of OES. Survivors include three daughters, Mrs. William (Delores) Hill of Florence, Mrs. Jerry (Audrey) Shakoian of Citrus Heights, Calif., and Mrs. Julius (Jean) Sanchez of Los Angeles, Calif.; a sister, Mrs. Agnes Wekley of Haddon Heights, N.J., seven grandchildren and 21 great grandchildren. Her husband, Ed Hopper, preceded her in death in 1959. Herald Times Reporter, October 7, 1980 P.3 ******** [d. at Florence, WI/widow of Edward M. Hopper]


JOSEPHINE RUTH HORKMAN Josephine Ruth (Gallenberger) Horkman, age 73, of 4329 Nicolet Drive, Green Bay, Wis. has found peace, after a three-year battle with cancer. Josie passed peacefully at the home of her daughter, (private), Arizona on May 23, 2000. Also present with their strength and love were (Survivors omitted for privacy.), 11 grandchildren and 10 great grandchildren. Josie has gone to be with the Lord and those she loved who have gone before her. Born in Two Rivers, Wis., to William and Sibyl Gallenberger on November 12, 1926, Josie grew to be a woman of uncommon character, strength and compassion. A mother of 5 and a nurse of nineteen years to many at the Brown County Mental Health Center, who spoke her mind, shared her humor and raised and loved her family. As was her wish, Josie's ashes will return to the place she loved most, Green Bay. A Mermorial Service will be held at Wequiock Church on Saturday, June 3, 2000, at 10 a.m. A gathering for family and friends in celebration of her life and legacy of love she leaves behind to all who knew her will follow at Josie and Beeler's home at 4329 Nicolet Drive, Green Bay. Phone: (private). A private family service will be held at her final resting-place at Evergreen Cemetery in Manitowoc, where she will join her mother and father. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made in her memory to Hospice of the Valley, Arizona, whose staff gave comfort and guidance to Josie and her family in her last days. May Josie find comfort and peace as she rests with God. Herald Times Reporter, May 31, 2000


AUGUST HORMANN August Hormann, 87, route 4, Manitowoc, died Sunday evening at the Holy Family hospital after a short illness. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m., Wednesday at the St. John’s Evangelical and Lutheran church at Newtonburg, the Rev. F. C. Knuepple officiating. Burial will be in Evergreen Cemetery there. Mr. Hormann was born in Germany in 1864. When he was 23 years old he came to the United States and settled at English Lake. In 1900 he married Sophie Schmidt and operated a farm in Manitowoc Rapids. He retired in 1928 and he and his wife made their home with a daughter, Mrs. Fred Lierman, route 4, Manitowoc. Surviving are his wife; two daughters, Mrs. Albert Pleuss and Mrs. Fred Lierman, both of Route 4, Manitowoc; five grandchildren and four great grandchildren. Friends may call at the Urbanek and Schlei funeral home, Manitowoc, from noon Tuesday until 10:30 a.m. Wednesday when the casket will be moved to the church to lie in state until the time of services. Two Rivers Reporter, Mon. 16 July 1951, Page 2, col. 3 ********* [d. 07-15-1951/age 87 yrs.] (August Christian Ludwig Hormann/d. 07/15/1951/bur. 07/18/1951/ from records of St. Johns Evang. Luth. Ch.


SOPHIA HORMANN Mrs. August Hormann, 93, of Rt. 4, Manitowoc, died Saturday night at the home of a son-in-law and daughter, Mr. and Mrs. Fred Liemann, of the same address. Funeral services will be at 2 p.m. Wednesday at St. John Evangelical Lutheran Church, Newtonburg, with the Rev. A.T. Degner officiating. Burial will be in Evergreen Cemetery, Manitowoc. The former Sophie Schmidt was born Sept. 1, 1867, in Germany, daughter of the late Henry and Sophie Maschmann Schmidt. She came to the United States in 1889, remaining at New York City two years before moving to Manitowoc. She was married to August Hormann at Newtonburg May 26, 1894. He died 10 years ago. Surviving her are two daughters, Mrs. Albert Pleuss and Mrs. Fred Liermann of Rt. 4, Manitowoc; two sisters, Mrs. John Schneidereit of Chicago and Mrs. Marie Bokelmann of Stolzenau, Germany; five grandchildren and 10 great grandchildren. Friends may call at Urbanek and Schlei Funeral Home, Manitowoc, after 3 p.m. Tuesday until 10:30 a.m. Wednesday when the casket will be moved to the church where the body will lie in state after 11 a.m. Manitowoc Herald Times, July 17, 1961 P. 11 ******** [d. 07-15-1961/age 93 yrs./widow of August Hormann] (Mrs. August Hormann/d. 07/15/1961/bur. 07/19/1961/from records of St. Johns Evang. Luth. Ch.)


FERDINAND HORN DEATH CLAIMS FERD HORN AT RIPE AGE OF 91 A long life pilgrimage of 91 years was ended today by death which claimed Fedinand Horn, who came to Manitowoc county as a resident in 1863 and had spent much of his life since that time, in this country. Mr. Horn died at his home, 905 So. Twenty-sixth street last night and will be buried Monday afternoon from the home, the Rev. Schreiber officiating. Back in the early 60’s Mr. Horn was engaged in business here, conducting a general store with his brother but later located in Ohio and Indiana and then in Door county, Wisconsin. In 1871 at the time of the big fire he was owner of a dock which he built in Chicago and his business a dock and store was wiped out. He returned to Manitowoc county later and engaged in farming at Rapids and for eight years previous to his death had made his home in the city. Mr. Horn was a member of the old Badger Engine Co. the City’s pioneer fire force back in 1870. Mr. Horn was born in Germany Sept. 6, 1833 and at the age of fifteen came to New York with his parents. He was married in 1858 to Mary Fulwiler who with three of five children survive, being Mrs. Andrew Erickson, Mrs. Alice Stines, Manitowoc county and Albert Horn, of Milwaukee. Mr. Horn was a successful farmer and was a man who had made his own way in life. He was a life long member of the church and was held in esteem by all who knew him. Manitowoc Herald News, March 6, 1925 P. 2 ******** [Died in Manitowoc, cause of death: debility due to age]


JANET HORN Mrs. Janet Horn, 35, of 1013 S. 15th St., Manitowoc, died unexpectedly Monday at the family residence. Private funeral srvices will be at 11 a.m. Thursday at Pfeffer Funeral Home, Manitowoc. The Rev. Paul H. Blaufuss will officiate and burial will be in Evergreen Cemetery, Manitowoc. Mrs. Horn was born July 20, 1934, at Manitowoc, daughter of John and Loretta Augustine Horn Sr. (Survivors omitted for privacy.) Manitowoc Herald Times, Manitowoc, Wis. June 10, 1970 ******** [bur. on Edwin J. Pinger lot]


MARY HORN Another old resident of the city head (sic) Death's call yesterday and Mrs. Fred Horn passed away at her home, 905 South 26th street, at the age of 76. Mrs. Horn had resided here since she was four years of age. Two daughters, Mrs. Andrew Erickson and Mrs. George Stines and two sons, Albert and Walter, survive. Funeral services will be held at the chapel at Evergreen Wednesday afternoon. Manitowoc Daily Herald, Monday, June 5, 1916 P.4 ******* [bur. 06-07-1916/cause: valvular heart drainage/ bur. on Ferdinand Horn lot]


WALTER HORN (d. 1937) Walter Horn, 63, Dies In Superior Sanatorium The body of Walter Horn, 63, who died in a sanatorium at Superoir, Wis., yesterday, will arrive in Manitowoc Sunday morning and will be taken to the Vogelsang Funeral Home where it will lie in state until the hour of the funeral. Private services will be conducted Monday at 2 p.m. at the funeral home by the Rev. Victor Nearhoof with burial in Evergreen. Mr. Horn is survived by two sisters, Mrs. Andrew Erickson, Manitowoc Rapids, and Mrs. Alice Stines, city; one brother, Albert Horn, Abbotsford, Wis.; one niece, Mrs. Elmer Auman, and one nephew, Charles Stines, of this city. Manitowoc Herald Times, Manitowoc, Wis. February 20, 1937 P. 4 ******* [bur. 02-22-1937/d. Parkland, WI/age 57 yrs./cause: Parkinsons disease pulmonary tuberculosis influenza bronch pneumonia/bur. on Mrs. Alice Stines lot/place of death: Douglas County T.B. Asylum]


WALTER HORN (d. 1955) Walter L. Horn, 68, veterinarian serving the Valders area since 1916, died Wednesday evening at Memorial Hospital, Manitowoc, following a lingering illness. Funeral services will be at 2 p.m. Saturday at the Berge Funeral Home, Valders. The Rev. Gervase Zanotti of the First Presbyterian Church, Manitowoc, will officiate and burial will be in Evergreen Cemetery, Manitowoc. Mr. Horn was born in the Town of Jackson, Washington County, Nov. 30, 1886, and came to Valders in 1916 to practice veterinary medicine. He married Mrs. Winifred McCarthy in 1916. She died in 1936 and in 1940 Mr. Horn married Alma Gessart. He was a member of the Manitowoc Masonic lodge and the Lions Club of Valders. He formerly served on the Valders Board of Education. Surviving are his wife, a daughter, Mrs. Rita Follett of Madison; a son, Atty. Robert Horn of Valders; a brother, Ray of Los Angeles, Calif.; two sisters, Mrs. Amanda Mitchell of Los Angeles, Mrs. Emma Hubert of Plymouth, Mrs. Esther Daly and Mrs. ?one Cooley of West Bend and Mrs. Ruth Moy of Madison; and three grand- children. Friends may call at the funeral home after noon Friday. Manitowoc Herald Times, September 8, 1955 P. 17 ******** [Walter Louis/d. 09-07-1955/age 68 yrs./cause: congestive failure/ bur. on Dr. W.L. Horn lot]


ALVIN C. HORNBURG Alvin C. Hornburg, 64, of 909A S. 10th St., Manitowoc, died Saturday evening at Holy Family Hospital, Manitowoc, where he had been taken earlier in the day after suffering a coronary attack. Funeral services will be at 2 p.m. Tuesday at Pfeffer Funeral Home, Manitowoc, with the Rev. Myron Hoff officiating. Burial will be in Evergreen Cemetery, Manitowoc. Mr. Hornburg was born Nov. 28, 1894, in the Town of Eden, Fond du Lac County, son of the late Mr. and Mrs. William Hornburg. He married the former Mabel Tollefson April 23, 1918?, at Manitowoc. Mr. Hornburg was self-employed as a painter-contractor. Survivors include the wife, three brothers, William, Frank and Alfred of Clintonville, and two sisters, Mrs. William Meyer of Fond du Lac and Mrs. Ed Schroeder of Milwaukee. Friends may call at the funeral home. Manitowoc Herald Times, November 23, 1959 P. 23 ******* [d. 11-21-1959/age 64 yrs.]


WILLIE HORNE We were misinformed in regard to the identity of Willie Horn whose death we announced last week. The boy was the son of John Horn who was drowned some years ago as he was returning from his work in the ship yard, and a step son of Mr. Will Clark. The funeral was very largely attended. Manitowoc Lake Shore Times, April 12, 1887 P. 3 ********* [William Horn/bur. 04-06-1887/age 10 yrs/cause: typhoid fever]


IRENE M. HORNER Mrs. Robert Horner, 46, of 1603 Wisconsin Ave., Manitowoc, died unexpectedly at home Friday. Funeral services will be at 10 a.m. Monday at Jens Funeral Home, Manitowoc. The Rev. Paul H. Blaufuss will officiate and burial will be in Evergreen Cemetery, Manitowoc. Mrs. Horner, nee Irene M. Slaby, was born May 8, 1928 in Manitowoc, daughter of the late Antone and Alice Slaby. She attended schools in Manitowoc graduating from Lincoln High School. She was formerly employed by Paragon, Mirro and Hamilton Manufacturing Co. She was married to Robert Horner, July 11, 1970, in Manitowoc. The couple resided here. Survivors include her husband. Friends may call at the funeral home from 4 to 9 p.m. Sunday and Monday until the hour of service. Herald Times Reporter, September 7, 1974 P. 12 ********* [d. 09-06-1974/age 46 yrs./wife of Robert H. Horner]


CHRIST HORNES Christ Hornes, 71, of 413 St. Clair St., Manitowoc, veteran shipyard worker, died Sunday at his home. He had been ill three months. Funeral services will be held at 1:30 p.m. Wednesday at the Immanuel Evangelical Lutheran Church, Manitowoc. The Rev. Theo. Uetzmann will officiate and burial will be in Evergreen Cemetery, Manitowoc. Mr. Hornes was born in Russia in 1882 and in 1902 located in Sheboygan, moving to Crookston, Minn. in 1905. He came to Manitowoc in 1921, was employed at the Manitowoc Seating Company and for 27 years has been a machinist at the Manitowoc Shipbuilding, Inc. He was a member of the Machinists Union, No. 516. Forty-seven years ago Mr. Hornes married Miss Sophia Fischer at Crookston. She died in 1918. In 1938 he married Mrs. Mary Schatt. She survives with five sons, John Ernest, Reinhold and Edward of Manitowoc, Otto of Flint, Mich.; two stepsons, Samuel and Daniel Schatt of Milwaukee; five step-daughters, Mrs. Peter Adams, Mrs. Alice Marker, Mr. Victor Popp and Mrs. William Tonnen, all of Milwaukee, and Mrs. Walter Borgwardt of Manitowoc; brother, Peter of Oswosso, Mich.; 12 grandchildren and a great grandchild. Friends may call at the Urbanek and Schlei, Funeral Home, Manitowoc, after 7 p.m. Monday. The casket will be moved to the church at 10 a.m. Wednesday. Manitowoc Herald Times, May 4, 1953 P. 17 ******* [d. 05-03-1953/age 71 yrs.]


ERNEST HORNES Ernest Hornes, 56, 1012 Hamilton St., Manitowoc, died Saturday at Holy Family Hospital, Manitowoc, after a lingering illness. Funeral services will be at 1:30 p.m. Tuesday at Phipps Memorial Chapel of First Presbyterian Church, Manitowoc. The Rev. Gervase Zanotti wil officiate and burial will be in Evegreen Cemetery, Manitowoc. Mr. Hornes was born March 30, 1910, at Crookston, Minn., son of the late Christ and Sophia Fischer Hornes. He married LaDoris Bierke June 19, 1948, at Green Bay and came to Manitowoc to live. He was employed by Manitowoc Products Co. Survivors are the wife; two sons, Ralph and Ronald, of Appleton; two daughters, Barbara, of New London, and Candace Lee, at home; four brothers, John, Reinhold and Edward of Manitowoc and Otto of Flint, Mich.; a stepsister, Mrs. Walter Borgwardt, of Rt. 1, Valders, and nine grandchildren. Friends may call at Urbanek and Schlei Funeral Home, Manitowoc, after 3 p.m. Monday until 10:30 a.m. Tuesday and then at the chapel. Manitowoc Herald Times, September 24, 1966 P. 14 ****** [d. 9-24-1966/age 56 yrs/bur. on Mrs. Ladoris Hornes lot]


JAMES HORNES Mr. and Mrs. Reinhold Hornes, 1336A S. 17th street, are mourning the death of their infant son, James, who was born Thursday at the Holy Family hospital, and died on Friday. Burial was in Evergreen cemetery. Manitowoc Herald Times, March 4, 1944 P. 2 ******* [d. 03-03-1944/age 8 hrs./cause: premature/son of Reinhold Hornes/ bur. on James Donahue lot]


JOHN C. HORNES John C. Hornes, 74, of 1014 S. 17th St., Manitowoc, died Friday evening, December 12, at Holy Family Hospital, Manitowoc. Funeral services will be 10 a.m. Monday at Pfeffer Funeral Home. Deacon William Klein will officiate and burial will be in Evergreen Cemetery, Manitowoc. Mr. Hornes was born April 10, 1906, at Crookston, Minn., son of the late Christ and Sophie Fischer Hornes. He was married to the former Helen Walters Feb. 27, 1930, at Manitowoc, residing at Manitowoc since. Prior to his retirement he had been employed as a painter with Manitowoc Shipbuilding Inc., and was a member of Brotherhood of Painters Local 449. Survivors include his wife, Helen, a daughter and son-in-law, Bernice and Robert Jarosh of Manitowoc; two brothers, Edward Hornes of Manitowoc and Otto Hornes of Flint, Mich.; a sister, Mrs. Walter (Anna) Borgwardt of Newton, five grandchildren and two great grandchildren. Three brothers preceded him in death. Friends may call at Pfeffer Funeral Home 5 o'clock to 9 o'clock this Sunday evening. Herald Times Reporter, December 14, 1980 P.3


MARIE HORNES Mrs. Marie Hornes, 65, died at nine o’clock Tuesday night at the Holy Family hospital following an operation. Funeral services for Mrs. Hornes will be held Friday at 1:30 p.m. from the home at 413 St. Clair street and at two o’clock from the Immanuel Ev. Lutheran church. Rev. Theo. Uetzmann officiating. Burial will be in Evergreen cemetery. The body will lie in state at the home, to which it will be removed Thursday noon from the Wattawa, Urbanek and Schlei funeral parlors. Mrs. Hornes, nee Marie Kleiber, was born in Russia in 1872 and was married there to a Mr. Hort. She came to America with him in 1907 and settled at Wausau. Mr. Hort died in 1918, and a year later his widow was married to Chris Hornes. Mr. and Mrs. Hornes moved to Manitowoc in 1920 and have lived here since that time. Survivors are the widower, one daughter, Mrs. Walter Borgwardt, route 2, five sons, John, Ernest, Reinhold, Edward and Otto Hornes, all of this city, five grandchildren and one brother, George Kleiber of Wausau. Manitowoc Herald Times, December 8, 1937 P. 2 ******* [Elizabeth/bur. 12-10-1937/age 65 yrs./cause: cholelithiasis and cholecystitis/bur. on Christ Hornes lot]


REINHOLD HORNES Reinhold (Reinie) Hornes, 58, of 2138 S. 18th St., Manitowoc, died Sunday morning at Holy Family Hospital, Manitowoc. Funeral services will be at 1:30 p.m. Wednesday at First German Evangelical Lutheran Church, Manitowoc. The Rev. N.W. Kock will officiate and burial will be in Evergreen Cemetery, Manitowoc. Mr. Hornes was born July 7, 1912, at Crookston, Minn., son of the late Christ and Sophia Fischer Hornes. He came to Manitowoc and married Mildred Donahue Sept. 16, 1939. He was employed at Mirro Aluminum Co. Mr. Hornes was a member of the Lutheran Men's Club of the church. Survivors include his wife; two sons (Private); three brothers, John and Edward of Manitowoc and Otto of Flint, Mich.; a sister, Mrs. Walter Borgwardt, of Rt. 3, Manitowoc, and one grandchild. Friends may call at the Urbanek and Schlei Funeral Home, Manitowoc, (Ninth Street entrance) after 4 o'clock this Tuesday afternoon, until noon Wednesday and then at the church until the time of services. Manitowoc Herald Times, Monday, September 8, 1970 P.13 ******** [d. 09-06-1970/age 58 yrs./bur. on Mildred Hornes lot]


ROSE J. HORNES Mrs. Rose J. Hornes, 56, of 903A S. 21st St., Manitowoc died Wednesday morning at home. Funeral services will be at 1:30 p.m. Friday at St. John United Church of Christ, Manitowoc. The Rev. Gerald Schrankler will officiate and burial will be in Evergreen Cemetery, Manitowoc. Mrs. Hornes, nee Rose Schultz, was born Apr. 17, 1917, at Breed, Oconto County, daughter of the late Otto and Olivia Eichhorn Schultz. She was married to Edward Hornes in 1937, at Suring, Wis. She was employed at National Tinsel Co., Manitowoc for 15 years and from 1963 until recently at Mirro Aluminum Co. She was a member of the United Steel Workers of America No. 6499. (Survivors omitted for privacy.) Three brothers preceded her in death. Friends may call at Schneider-Mittnacht Funeral Home, Manitowoc, from 4 to 9 p.m. Thursday until 11 a.m. Friday when the casket will be moved to the church where the body will lie in state until the time of service. Herald Times Reporter, Manitowoc-Two Rivers, Wis. June 20, 1973 ********* [d. 06-20-1973/age 56 yrs./wife of Edward Hornes]


HEINRICH HORNHAUER 18 Aug. Death last Tues. of Heinrich Hornhauer in the house of Jos. Kuehne in Town Rapids. The deceased, known as “Heinrich the Fiddler” was a virtuoso on the violin. Yesterday the body was carried to the grave attended by the Choral Club, the Northwestern Band, and many other citizens. The funeral sermon was delivered by Adolph Wittmann. ******** [Henry/cause: del. tremens]


CAROLINE HORSTMAN Mrs. Caroline Horstman, 81, died Monday evening at her home, 711 South 18th street, of a heart ailment. The body will lie in state at the Pfeffer funeral home from 7 p.m. today until the time of the funeral Thursday. The Rev. C. H. Phipps, pastor of the First Presbyterian church will officiate at rites at 2 p.m. at the funeral home. Interment will be in Evergreen cemetery. Mrs. Horstman was born June 7, 1862 in Manitowoc county. She was the former Caroline Michel. She was married 63 years ago to John Horstman, who passed away 19 years ago. Three daughters, Mrs. Anna Westphal of Waukegan, Mrs. Arthur Sorge and Mrs. William Vreeke of this city and one son, John, of Milwaukee survive. There are also 14 grandchildren. Manitowoc Herald Times, October 12, 1943 P. 10 ******* [cause: cardiac decompensation/widow of John Horstman]


JOHN HORSTMAN J. HORSTMAN LIFE REIDENT OF CO., IS DEAD John Horstman, life long resident of the county, died at the family home on South Eighteenth street this morning after an illness of eight weeks due to heart trouble. The funeral arrangements had not been completed today but will be held either Monday or Tuesday afternoon with services at St. John’s Lutheran church, Marshall and Fifteenth streets. Burial will be at Evergreen. Mr. Horstman’s first attack came eight weeks ago. He recovered and with his brother, Lewis of Valders, went west to Denver for a visit with a daughter. In the west he suffered another attack and was forced to return home and death ensued this morning. Deceased was born in the town of Liberty, November 20, 1857 and would have been sixty-seven at his next birthday. He is survived by his widow, two sons, John of Milwaukee and Larney of Chicago and three daughters, Mrs. Lewis Westphal of Ault, Colorado, Mrs. Arthur Sorge, city and Mrs. William Zreeks, Sheboygan. Eleven grandchildren, a brother, Lewis, at Valders and a sister living at Oshkosh also survive him. Manitowoc Herald News, September 13, 1924 P. 2 ******* (John F. Horstmann/St. John's United Church of Christ) [bur 09-16-1924/cause: heart disease]


LOUIS J. HORSTMAN Louis J. Horstman, 84, who resided at St. Mary Home and former resident of Manitowoc and Brodhead, Wis., died Sunday afternoon, October 26, at Memorial Hospital, Manitowoc. Funeral services will be 1:30 p.m. Thursday at Urbanek and Schlei Funeral Home, Manitowoc. the Rev. Gerald Schrankler will officiate and burial will be in Evergreen Cemetery, Manitowoc. Mr. Horstman was born Jan. 3, 1896, in Manitowoc county, son of the late Louis and Anna Vetter Horstman Sr. He grew up in Valders, was educated in Valders School and served in the United States Army during World War I. He moved to Manitowoc in 1927, where he married Rose Schmitz June 21, 1927. She preceded him in death Sept. 20, 1964. Mr. Horstman was a mink rancher in Manitowoc from 1932 until his retirement in 1964. In 1966 he moved to Brodhead where he married Bessie Nix Pinnow. Following her death in 1977 he returned to Manitowoc to reside. He was a member of St. John United Church of Christ, Manitowoc, charter member of American Legion Drews-Bleser Post No. 88 and a former member of a number of Mink Breeder Associations. Survivors include two sons, Elwood Horstman of Fullerton, Calif., and Arden Horstman of Cullowhee, N.C.; a brother, Harvy Horstman and a sister, Mrs. Anita Evenson of Valders and a granddaughter Margaret Horstman of Oak Park, Ill. and nieces and nephews. A sister preceded him in death. Friends may call at Urbanek and Schlei Funeral Home 6 o'clock to 9 o'clock this Wednesday evening and Thursday until the time of service. Herald Times Reporter, October 29, 1980 P.3 ******** [bur. on Mrs. Rose Horstman lot]


ROSE HORSTMAN Mrs. Louis J. Horstman, 65, of 860 N. 42nd St., Manitowoc, died Sunday at Memorial Hospital, Manitowoc. Funeral services will be at 2 p.m. Wednesday at St. John United Church of Christ, Manitowoc, the Rev. Paul H. Blaufuss officiating. Burial will be in Evergreen Cemetery. The former Rose Schmitz was born June 10, 1899, at St. Nazianz, daughter of the late Dr. W.C. and Bertha Dumke Schmitz. She was married June 21, 1927, to Louis Horstman and the couple moved to Manitowoc, operating a mink ranch. Mrs. Horstman was a member of the Auxiliary of Drews-Bleser Post No. 88, American Legion, and the Twenty-five Year Club of the Auxiliary. Surviving are her husband, two sons, a sister, Miss Clara Schmitz, of Milwaukee and a grandchild. Friends may call after 3 p.m. Tuesday at Urbanek and Schlei Funeral Home, Ninth Street entrance, Manitowoc, until 11 a.m. Wednesday when the casket will be moved to the church where the body will lie in state until time of service. (No newspaper named and no date) ********* [wife of Louis Horstman]


ADOLPH HORSTMANN Adolph Horstmann, 54, died late Tuesday afternoon at the farm home on Manitowoc route 2 after having been ill for two weeks. Funeral services will be held Friday at 1:30 p.m. from the home and at 2 o'clock at the Immanuel Evangelical Lutheran church, the Rev. Theo Uetzmann officiating. Burial will be in Evergreen cemetery. The body will be removed to the home from the Wattawa, Urbanek and Schlei Funeral Home Thursday at 7 p.m. and will lie in state until the hour of the funeral. Mr. Horstmann was born on August 6, 1887, in the town of Two Rivers and lived there all his life. His wife, the former Eleanor Fries, died in June of this year. Survivors are two children, Lorina and Delmar; one brother, Fred; and one sister, Mrs. William Habek. Manitowoc Herald Times, Wednesday, September 24, 1941 p.2 ******* [d. 09-23-1941/age 53 yrs./cause: pulmonary tuberculosis]


CARL HORSTMANN Name: Horstmann, Carl J. Fr. D.: 12/18/1877 B.: 9/17/1857 Reg. D.: 12/27/1877 Sex: M/W Age at Death: 20 Yrs. 2 Mo. B.P.: Mtw. Co. D.P.: Mtw. City Cem.: Mtw. Ch.: Inf. & Address: Rev. Franz A. O. Pieper Spouse: F.: Johann Horstman M.: Fredericke Horstman Cause of Death: Consumpt. Add Info.: Printer Pg. #: v.1 p.247


CHARLES W. HORSTMANN Charles W. Horstmann, 74, of 1013 S. 13th st., Manitowoc, died Saturday afternoon at Holy Family Hospital, Manitowoc. Funeral services will be at 2 p.m. Tuesday at First German Evangelical Lutheran Church, Manitowoc, with the Rev. L. H. Koeninger officiating. Burial will be in Evergreen Cemetery. Mr. Horstmann was born April 29, 1883, in Manitowoc, son of the late Henry and Ulricka Guse Horstmann. He married Ida Wicke Dec. 9, 1909, in Manitowoc. He was employed at Manitowoc Seating Co. until the company moved out of town and he was a former custodian of First German Evangelical Lutheran Church and school. Twenty-four years ago, he retired. Mr. Horstmann was also an honorary member of the Men’s Choir of the church. He is survived by his wife; a sister, Mrs. Ella Cool of Manitowoc; and several nieces and nephews. Friends may call at Urbanek and Schlei Funeral Home, Manitowoc, and after 10:30 a.m. Tuesday at the church. Manitowoc Herald Times, April 7, 1958 P. 11 ******* [d. 04-05-1958/age 74 yrs./bur. on Mrs. Henry Horstmann lot]


ELEONORE HORSTMANN Mrs. Adolph Horstman (sic), 51, died Saturday evening at the home on route 2, Manitowoc. She was stricken with a sudden heart attack after being in normal health and performing the usual household duties during the day. Funeral services will be held Wednesday at 1:30 p.m., from the home and at two o’clock from the Immanuel Evan. Lutheran church, the Rev. Theo. Uetzmann officiating. Interment will be in Evergreen cemetery. Mrs. Horstman, nee Eleanore Freis(sic), was born in Mishicot in 1890 and was graduated from the Teachers Training school. She taught rural schools in the county for 15 years and 18 years ago was married to Mr. Horstman. They located on the homestead farm in the town of Two Rivers. Survivors are the widower; daughter Lorina at home; son Delmar at home; brother Hugo of Mishicot; sister, Mrs. William Retzlaff of Two Rivers. The body will be moved to the Horstman home this evening from the Wattawa, Urbanek and Schlei funeral home and may be viewed there until the hour of services. Manitowoc Herald Times, June 16, 1941 P. 2 ******* [d. 06-14-1941/age 51 yrs./cause: cerebral hemorrhage/bur. on Adolph Horstmann lot]


FRIEDERICKE HORSTMANN Name: Horstmann, Fredericke D.: 9/29/1878 B.: 10/30/1816 Reg. D.: 12/27/1878 Sex: F/W Age at Death: 61 Yrs. 11 Da. ? 26 Da. B.P.: Germ. D.P.: Mtw. Cem.: Mtw. Ch.: Inf. & Address: Rev. Lucas Spouse: F.: M.: Cause of Death: Pg. #: v.1 p.280 ******* [Fredericka]


HEINRICH HORSTMANN From Der Nord Westen, 13 May 1886: Death of Henry Horstmann last Fri. morning. The burial took place Sun. afternoon. ****** [Henry Horstmann]


HERMAN HORSTMANN (d. 1937) Herman Horstmann, 90, died early this morning at the home of his son, Adolph, on route 2. Funeral services will be held Wednesday at 1:30 p.m. from the Horstmann home and at two o’clock from the Immanuel Ev. Lutheran church, the Rev. Theo. Uetzmann officiating. Interment will be in Evergreen cemetery. The body will lie in state at the Horstmann home from Tuesday afternoon until the time of the funeral. Mr. Horstmann was born in Hanover, Germany, on December 9, 1846. He came to America with his parents when he was 11 years old and had lived in Manitowoc county since that time. He operated a farm until his retirement. On October 11, 1872, he married Fredericka Nichels who died 24 years ago. Four children, Mrs. William Habeck of Mishicot, Mrs. John Meyer of Two Rivers, Fred Horstmann of this city and Adolph on the homestead farm, survive. There are also four grandchildren. Manitowoc Herald Times, August 23, 1937 P. 2 ******* [cause: arterio sclerosis]


IDA HORSTMANN Funeral services for Mrs. Charles Horstmann, 86, formerly of 1013 S. 13th St., Manitowoc, who died Friday morning, will be at 1:30 p.m. Monday at First German Evangelical Lutheran Church, Manitowoc. The Rev. N. W. Kock will officiate and burial will be in Evergreen Cemetery, Manitowoc. Mrs. Horstmann, nee Ida Wicke, was born May 22, 1881, in the Town of Rapids, daughter of the late August and Sophie Strade Wicke. She was married to Charles Horstmann Dec. 9, 1909, at Manitowoc and he preceded her in death April 8, 1958. She was a member of the Ladies Aid Society of the church. Survivors include nieces and nephews. Friends may call at Urbanek and Schlei Funeral Home, Manitowoc, Ninth Street entrance, after 3 p.m. Sunday until 12:15 p.m. Monday when the body will be taken to lie in state at the church. Memorials may be made to the church fund. Manitowoc Herald Times, November 23, 1968 P. 7 ******* [d. 11-22-1968/age 86 yrs./widow of Charles W. Horstmann/ bur. on Mrs. H. Horstmann lot]


JOHANN HORSTMANN From Der Nord Westen, 18 Oct. 1883: John Horstmann died here in Manitowoc last Tuesday evening. He was 68 years old. He left one grown son.


ANNA HORSTMEIER Mrs. Paul Horstmeier, 39, of 817 Jay street, died Monday afternoon at the Holy Family hospital of pneumonia. She had been ill for two weeks. Funeral services will be held on Thursday, at 8:30 a.m. from the Pfeffer Funeral Home, and at 9 o’clock at St. Boniface Catholic church, the Rev. J. H. Schmitt officiating. Burial will be in Evergreen cemetery. The rosary will be recited at 7 p.m. on Wednesday. The body will lie in state after 7 p.m. today at the funeral home. Mrs. Horstmeier was born Anna Pribek on May 9, 1902, at Lena, Wis., and came to Manitowoc in 1917. She was married to Paul Horstmeier on November 8, 1922. Survivors are the widower; one daughter, Emily Jane; mother, Mrs. Mary Pribek of Oconto; and nine brothers, John of Lena, Matt of Mishicot, Peter, James, Frank, Andre and Edward of Manitowoc, Harry of Green Bay and Private Ernst Pribek of Fort Ord, Calif. Manitowoc Herald Times, January 27, 1942 P. 2 ******* HORSTMEIER, Mrs. Paul—Age 39, 817 Jay St. Died Monday January 26th at the Holy Family hospital. Funeral Thursday, January 29th at 8:30 am from the Pfeffer funeral parlors and at 9am at St. Boniface church. Rev. J.H. Schmitt will officiate. Burial will be in Evergreen cemetery. The body may be viewed after 7pm Tuesday. The rosary will be recited Wednesday at 7pm at the funeral home. Manitowoc Herald-Times, Wednesday, January 28, 1942, Page 13