ST. JOHN'S EV. LUTHERAN CHURCH CEMETERY

Gibson Township, Manitowoc Co., Wisconsin

Location: 2.4 miles north of Hwy. 147, on County Q. The cemetery is located behind and north of the church on the west side of County Q. Indexed by the Manitowoc County Old Cemetery Society on September 11, 1977. The earliest stone remaining is 1873.

Tombstone pics taken 9 and 12 July 2001 by Shari. Updated in April 2007 by the Manitowoc Genealogy Society, added to this site Oct. 2010

OSSW = ON SAME STONE WITH
SSDI = SOCIAL SECURITY DEATH INDEX


ALBRECHT:
Friedrich Albrecht/Geb. 20 Aug. 1826/Gest. 23 Juli 1892 Tombstone, ossw:
und dessen gattin/Friedericke/Geb. 20 Nov. 1836/Gest. 12 Feb. 1911
(Fred Albrecht/Mar 5, 1872-Jan 17, 1955/from obit)

BERGELIN: William/1892-1919, ossw: Laura/1896-1996 Tombstone William/Laura, ossw: Roger Bergelin/May 1, 1947/Feb. 21, 1970/Our beloved son Tombstone Timothy "Tim" Bergelin/Aug. 18, 1960/May 13, 1995 (photo on stone) Tombstone, next to: Harold W. Bergelin/Apr. 15, 1935/Dec. 27, 2001/married Apr. 15, 1959, ossw: Marcella E. Bergelin/Sept. 11, 1931/Aug. 4, 2003 Harry A. Bergelin/1899-1982, ossw: Lena E. Bergelin/1900-1982 Tombstone Harry/Lena


BIEMER: Maria Biemer/22 Mar. 1813/15 Mar. 1893 Tombstone


BORN: Iola C. Born/1920-1953, ossw: Earl W. Born/1912-1999 Tombstone Iola/Earl


BRUCKSCHEN: William R. Bruckschen/Nov. 18, 1923/Nov. 24, 2000 Tombstone (Christopher Shaun Bruckschen/b. 12 Mar. 1987/d. 14 Mar. 1987) (Note: dates are from father/dates on stone are Mar. 24-Mar. 25, 1987) See RIEMER


CESS: Anna Cess/Geb. 12 Sept. 1828/Gest. 29 Sept. 1906 Tombstone


CORDES: Catharina Cordes/Geb. 7 Feb. 1841/Gest. 19 Dez. 1915 Tombstone Jacob Cordes/Geb. 2 Dec. 1839/Gest. 2 Jan. 1910 Tombstone John/Nov. 14, 1869/Feb. 20, 1931/Husband Tombstone Tombstone


CUSE: Anna S.C. Cuse/5 April 1859/10 Feb. 1879 Tombstone, ossw: Martha A.W. Cuse/24 Jan. 1879/19 August 1879


DUFEK: Betty J. Dufek/1930-1980, ossw: Richard J. Dufek/1921-1980 Tombstone Betty/Richard


EBELING: Emma E./Mother/Jan. 3, 1872/Apr. 13, 1922, ossw: Henry F./Father/Jan. 19, 1869/April 16, 1958 Tombstone Emma/Henry Friedrich Ebeling/Vater/Geb. 21 Mar. 1831/Ges. 10 Juni 1888 Tombstone Wilhelmine H. Ebeling/Mutter/Geb. 15 Apr. 1831/Ges. 10 Dec. 1892 Tombstone Friedrich R. Ebeling/Sohn/Geb. 20 Mai 1895/Gest. 15 Mai 1896 Tombstone Dorothy C. Ebeling/19 Dec 1920/12 Aug 2009 Tombstone, ossw: Frederick Ebeling/Oct 23, 1922-Jun 9, 2015


EBERT: Ernestine Ebert/Geb. 23 Nov. 1816/Gest. 29 Juli 1892 Tombstone


EGGERT: Eggert family stone Vater/Wilhelm Eggert/G. 7 Sept. 1841/G. 25 Juli 1917 Tombstone, next to: Johanna/Mutter/G. 28 Apr. 1852/G. 12 Juli 1932 Tombstone, next to: Augusta/1885-1968, ossw: Rudolph/1875-1966 Tombstone Augusta/Rudolph Paul/1906-1971 Tombstone


FISCHER: Violet/Dau. of J. & A. Fischer/Born Dec. 11, 1904/Died Dec. 30, 1904/Our baby Tombstone Johanna/gattin von Claus Fischer/gestorben 9 Juni 1882/alter 42 jahre 2mos. 27 tage Tombstone


FREISS: Jacob Freiss/died in the year 1883/age 73 years Tombstone


GEIMER: (sent in by family researcher, see contributors page) Angeline/b. 23 Jan. 1863/d. 4 Sept. 1899/no stone (she died while giving birth to her second child, Angeline)


GETTELMAN: Mark L. Gettelman/ADJ3 US Navy/Vietnam/Mar. 11, 1948/Jan. 13 1998 Tombstone


GOERTZ: Jacob Goertz/geboren 15 April 1839/gestorben 14 Jan. 1900 Tombstone Bertha/gattin von J. Goertz/Geb. 18 Feb. 1850/Gest. 7 Juli 1922 Tombstone


GOGER: J.C. Wilhelmine Goger/1804-1883 Tombstone


GUSE: Johann A.A./sohn von W. & B. Guse/geboren 24 Dez 1887/gestorben 17 Mai 1890 Tombstone, ossw: Heinrich. H.W./sohn sohn von(recorded as such)/W. & B. Guse/ geboren 20 Febr. 1881/gestorben 9 April 1883/ Footstones: H.G., J.G


HABECK: Dora/1880-1964, ossw: William/1876-1957 Tombstone Dora/William Albert W. Habeck/Geb. 12 Mai 1836/Gest. 26 Feb. 1913, ossw: Dorothea E. Habeck/Geb. 3 Juni 1838/Gest. 11 Mar. 1923 Tombstone Albert/Dorothea


HARPT: Eva Harpt/1908-1995(b. 22 Sep 1908/d. 25 Jun 1995/SSDI), ossw: Harvey Harpt/1902-1978 Tombstone Eva/Harvey


HAVLOVITZ: Beatrice/1911-1962, ossw: Edward/1908-1980 Tombstone Beatrice/Edward


JAEGER: Joyce Ann Jaeger/Feb. 14 - May 1, 1942 Tombstone, next to: Baby/Aug. 6, 1950 Tombstone Carol M. Jaeger/Jan. 10, 1941-Dec. 19, 2005/married June 4, 1960 David C. Jaeger/Jun 30, 1933-Jun 27, 2015 Photo + Tombstone Charles David Jaeger/d. June 13, 1973/moved from Mishicot Tombstone


JAHNKE: Herman E./sohn von Carl u. Louisa Jahnke/Geb. 21 Oct. 1871/Gest. 26 Okt. 1896 Carl Jahnke/Geb. 7 Mar. 1843/Gest. 15 Nov. 1911, ossw: seine gattin/Louise Jahnke/Geb. 28 Sept. 1844/Gest. 13 Feb. 1917 Tombstone Carl/Louisa


JANKE: August J.C. Janke/1 Jan. 1867/29 Dec. 1912, ossw: Ida A.C. Janke/26 Nov. 1869/13 Aug. 1945 Tombstone August/Ida Alice Janke/1929 Tombstone Adela/1906-1978, ossw: William/1897-1951 Tombstone Adela/William Tombstone (Janke illegible)


KASTEN: Caroline/gattin des Ferd. Kasten/Gest. 21 Juni 1878/alter 59 jahre 5 mon. 22 tage Tombstone todt geboren (born dead) sohn des/Fritz & Lidia Kasten/geboren und gestorben 22 Mai 1885 Tombstone Ferdinand Kasten/geboren 21 Febr. 1817/gestorben 10 Febr. 1897 Tombstone Lydia/12 Juni 1858/26 Sept. 1914/gattin von, ossw: Friedrich Kasten/5 Mar. 1849/16 Sept. 1923 Tombstone Lydia/Friedrich 2 small stones, no other information Baby Willie F./sohn von A. & M. Kasten/Geb. 26 Feb./Gest. 4 Mar. 1897 Tombstone


KIND: Anna/1879-1965, ossw: Edward/1881-1966 Tombstone Anna/Edward


KITZEROW: Herman/sohn von Cu_____? Kitzerow/Geb. 11 Mar. 1882/Gest. 10 Mai 1908 Tombstone


KLUG: Robert A. Klug/Aug. 5, 1944/Feb. 27, 1997/US Vet marker Tombstone


KNUTSON: Olaf/1871-1940, ossw: Anna/1871-1954 Tombstone Anna/Olaf Elmer O. Knutson/1915-1920 Tombstone


KOHLS: Gustave Kohls/Geb. 27 Mai 1884/Gest. 17 Jan. 1887 Tombstone Carl Kohls/14 Aug. 1835/21 Nov. 1915/seine gattin/, ossw: Wilhelmine Kohls/9 Feb. 1848/13 Dez. 1915 Tombstone Carl/Wilhelmine Anna E.W.A. Kohls/Geb. 12 Mar. 1889/Gest. 19 Nov. 1893 Tombstone Albert H.S. Kohls/Geb. 17 Nov. 1886/Gest. 13 Juli 1894 Tombstone


KRAUS: Gustav Kraus/21 Jan. 1850/29 Apr. 1919/seine ehefrau/, ossw: Alvina Kraus/14 Aug. 1851/23 Juni 1931 Tombstone Gustav/Alvina Minnie A. Kraus/Sister/born May 28, 1875/died Aug. 30, 1943 Tombstone


KRAUSE: Ella Krause/tochter von Gust. u. Alwina Krause/Geb. 21 Jan. 1879/Gest. 18 Dec. 1898 Tombstone Footstone: E.K. Stone with Vater, between Ella Krause and Schultz


KRIWANEK: Infant sons of Frank & Mary Kriwanek/Aug. 1, 1899/Our darlings/Jan. 19, 1901 Tombstone


KRUEGER: Wilhelmine/tochter von W. u. M. Krueger/Geb. u. Gest. 13 Oct. 1910 Tombstone


KUSS: Debra L. Kuss/May 31, 1967/Nov. 10, 2003/married Nov. 30, 1985 (wedding photo on stone)


LABBUS: Hermann Labbus/geboren 18 Sept. 1842/gestorben 20 Marz 1895, ossw: Heinrich Labbus/geboren 13 Jan. 1875/gestorben 2 April 1895, ossw: Anna Meta Labbus/geboren 13 Aug. 1853/gestorben 15 Jan. 1896 Tombstone Herman/Heinrich/Anna


LEMKE: Myron W. Lemke/Mar. 9, 1933/Jan. 17, 1993, ossw: Joyce G. Lemke/Apr. 17, 1940-____ Tombstone Myron/Joyce


LOEH: Heinrich Loeh/5 Jan. 1832/22 Juni 1907 Tombstone Heinrich, ossw: Elizabetha Loeh/28 Oct. 1834/6 Jan. 1912, next to: Alvin Loeh/1918-1922 Tombstone


MATHIS: 1 large stone, with footstone: Vater/1859-1926 Dorothea Mathis/geboren 3 Juli 1818/gestorben (balance of stone buried in ground, immovable. Tombstone First name on stone broken off/Mathis/geboren 15 Mai 1820/gestorben 16 Aug. 1889 Above stone broken off and leaning against base. Martha Mathis/geboren 13 Febr. 1892/gestorben 21 Nov. 1893, ossw: Anna Mathis/geboren 6 Nov. 1893/gestorben 12 Dez. 1893 Tombstone Martha/Anna Herman Mathis/1859-1926, ossw: Ida Mathis/1876-1936 Tombstone Herman/Ida


MATTHIS: Marie S./gattin des H. Matthis/geboren 13 Aug. 1858/gestorben 6 Jan. 1898 Tombstone


MENGES: Nora/1892-1973, ossw: William J./1889-1972 Tombstone Nora/William, next to: Jane Louise/1952-1968 Photo Tombstone Todd C. Menges August 13, 1970/d.August 27, 1990 Tombstone William R. Menges/1926-1991 (28 May 1926/08 Mar 1991/SSDI), ossw: Elaine E. Menges/1925-2004 Tombstone William/Elaine William R. Menges/S1 US Navy/World War II/May 28 1926/Mar. 8 1991 Tombstone


MILLER: William G. Miller/born Nov. 9, 1877/died June 19, 1905 Tombstone


MUELLER: Virgil Mueller/Mar. 20, 1921/June 15, 1921 Anna/1877-1963, ossw: Louis/1868-1952 Tombstone Anna/Louis Louise A./1897-1992, ossw: Walter T./May 12, 1891/Feb. 17, 1966 Tombstone Louise/Walter Theodore Mueller/May 30, 1858/Jan. 5, 1916, ossw: Ida Mueller/June 19, 1868 - Apr. 21, 1935 Tombstone Theodore/Ida Albert Mueller/30 Jan. 1828 - 13 Mar. 1909, ossw: Emilie Mueller/26 Dec. 1829 - 12 Nov. 1912 Tombstone Albert/Emilie


NELSON: Amanda/Mother/1892-1952, ossw: Martin H./Father/1879-1945 Tombstone Amanda/Martin


NICKELS: Eleanore/dau. of R. & E. Nickels/born Aug. 30, 1909/died Oct. 23, 1910 Tombstone


NYSSE: Vernette/1924-2016, ossw: Leslie/1922-1971, US War Vet marker Tombstone Vernette/Leslie


OERDING: Maria/Gest. 1875/alter 3 jahr, ossw: Willie/Gest. 1875/alter 1 jahr, ossw: Otto/Gest. 1883/alter 11 mon. Tombstone Maria/Willie/Otto First name broken off/ehefrau von Christoph Oerding/geboren 9 Marz 1838/ gestorben 28 Juli 1890 Tombstone, next to: Christopher Oerding/Geb. 29 Oct. 1835/Gest. 2 Aug. 1903 Tombstone (The name on the broken tombstone above was sent to me by a descendant, Mr. S. Karlson. The name that belongs on it is Marie Seger Ording, d. Juli 28, 1890 who was Christoph's wife.)


ORDING: Eugene Ording/Sept. 19, 1922/Feb. 6, 1923 Tombstone Diedrict Ording/1840-1888 Tombstone Adelheid/gattin v. P. Ording/Geb. 27 Sept. 1836/Gest. 6 Aug. 1907 Tombstone Albertine Ording/1848-1930 Tombstone Carl Ording/Geb. 24 Mai 1877/Gest. 15 Sept. 1883 Tombstone Claus Ording/Nov. 26, 1875/Dec. 21, 1919 Tombstone, next to: Peter Ording/26 Mai 1838/9 Sept. 1920 Tombstone See SCHULTZ


PAPPATHOPOULOS: William C.T. Pappathopoulos/1942-2009/from obit


PLAUTZ: Emma K.A./tochter des R. & A. Plautz/geboren 22 Marz 1890/gestorben 27 Aug. 1890 Tombstone Walter O.W./Baby/sohn von A. & T. Plautz/Geb. 18 Dec. 1897/Gest. 19 Dec. 1897 Tombstone Louisa/ Stone broken off and part set in base, illegible Carolina S.D. Plautz/Geb. 1 Nov. 1833/Gest. 26 Dez. 1912/gattin von, ossw: Johann F.W./Geb. 3 Oct 1832/Gest. 17 Nov. 1925 Tombstone Caroline/Johann Mamie/1911-1987, ossw: John L./Nov. 12, 1911/Feb. 28, 1977 Tombstone Mamie/John David/1940-1953 Tombstone, next to: Mabel I. Plautz/1904-1945 Tombstone, next to: Theresa/1876-1938, ossw: August/1870-1946 Tombstone Theresa/August See TROTZER


RABENHORST: August J.G. Rabenhorst/Vater/June 23, 1819/June 25, 1873 Tombstone


RADUNZ: Baby/Eva Radunz/Geb. 26 Juli 1896/Gest. 16 Aug. 1896 Tombstone


RANK: Emma/gattin des W. Rank/geboren 8 Mai 1865/gestorben 22 Aug. 1885


REHBEIN: Clarence/1916-1953 Tombstone Maria F. Rehbein/Geb. 16 Mar. 1823/Gest. 8 Mar. 1905, ossw: Johann F. Rehbein/Geb. 17 Jan. 1827/Gest. 13 Nov. 1908 Tombstone Maria/Johann Josephine/1884-1918, ossw: William/1883-1941 Tombstone Josephine/William Donald Rehbein/1926-2007/married June 18, 1949 Tombstone Tombstone


REIMER: Carl/1836-1920, ossw: Augusta Reimer/seine gattin/1840-1920 Tombstone Carl/Augusta Minnie/1879-1962, ossw: Arthur/Mar. 16, 1890/June 23, 1976, US War Vet marker Tombstone Minnie/Arthur


RIEMER: Heinrich Riemer/Geb. 16 Mai 1879/Gest. 24 Mar. 1879 Tombstone Maria Riemer/Geb. 22 Mar. 1813/Gest. 16 Mai 1893 Fred C./1899-1975, ossw: Adela A./1905-1979 Tombstone Fred/Adela, next to: (Christopher Shaun BRUCKSCHEN/b. 12 Mar. 1987/d. 14 Mar. 1987) (Note: dates are from father/dates on stone are Mar. 24-Mar. 25, 1987) Helena/Mother/1871-1952, ossw: Herman/Father/1868-1945 Tombstone Helena/Herman


ROBINSON: David Michael Robinson/Our beloved son/Aug. 22, 1969/Sept. 21, 1972 Tombstone


SCHMIDT: Wilhelmine Schmidt/14 Feb. 1843/16 Nov. 1913/gattin von, ossw: Fritz Schmidt/12 Oct. 1842/5 Jan. 1929 Tombstone Wilhelmine/Fritz Theresia/tochter von F. u. W. Schmidt/Geb. 30 Mar. 1874/Gest. 10 Jan. 1910 Tombstone Elsie/1893-1966, ossw: Frederick/1887-1954 Tombstone Elsie/Frederick


SCHULTZ: Carl A. Schultz/Geb. 27 Aug. 1828/Gest. 1 Juni 1899 Tombstone Frieda L./June 13, 1897/May 22, 1975, ossw: Louis W./1895-1965 Tombstone Frieda/Louis Mary Schultz/nee ORDING/1873-1958, ossw: William Schultz/1862-1935 Tombstone Mary/William Footstone: William See KRAUSE See SCHULTZ


SCHULZ: Hanna Elise Schulz/Geb. 22 Aug. 1822/starb 20 Oct. 1889/die tochter/Emma E.C. SCHULTZ Tombstone


SHEFFER: Sarah Sheffer/Dec. 8, 1973 Tombstone


SHIMEK: Verna/1914-1968, ossw: Louis/1912-1996 Tombstone Verna/Louis Harold F. "Tiny" Shimek/July 6, 1938/Apr. 22, 2006


STORZER: Norwin R. Storzer/July 1, 1941-July 23, 1994, ossw: Sharon L. Storzer/Oct. 7, 1947, ossw: Married July 7, 1973 Tombstone Norwin/Sharon Norman F. Storzer/Nov. 4, 1913/Nov. 27, 2004, ossw: Alice M. Storzer/Oct. 18, 1914/July 4, 2004


STUECK: Anna/1913-1968, ossw: Earl/1912-1994 Tombstone Anna/Earl Rose/1888-1934/Mother, ossw: Carl/1881-1949/Father Tombstone Rose/Carl William H./Feb. 4, 1875/June 25, 1952, ossw: Ida/Dec. 7, 1877/Mar. 27, 1930/His wife Tombstone William/Ida Ida/gattin des J. Stueck/geboren 6 Sept 1883/gestorben 27 April 1905 Tombstone Ida August W. "Augie" Stueck/Aug. 1, 1926/Dec. 19, 2006, ossw: Eunice R. Stueck/June 1, 1930/Feb. 11, 2007


TROTZER: Bertha A.W./gattin des Fritz Trotzer/geborene PLAUTZ/geboren 26 Nov. 1863/ gestorben 17 April 1887


TUSCHEL: Ella C. Tuschel/1914-1991, ossw: Egan A. Tuschel/1914-1993 (29 Sep 1914/23 Jul 1993/SSDI) Tombstone Ella/Egan Shirley Tuschel/1944-2003 Donald W. Tuschel/July 7, 1941-Sept. 21, 2008/from obit


ULLMANN: Heinrich Ullmann/May 23, 1885/Jan. 21, 1917, ossw: Helene/May 8, 1886/May 18, 1967 Tombstone Heinrich/Helene


UNKNOWN: Tombstone Unknown Tombstone Unknown Tombstone Emma Unknown Tombstone Unknown Tombstone Unknown


VALENTA: Haroldine/1920-1984/Mother, ossw: Melvin/1918-1976/Father Tombstone Haroldine/Melvin Lisa/Oct. 12, 1963 Tombstone Melvin A. Valenta/Pvt. US Army/World War II/May 7, 1918 - Jan. 22, 1976 Tombstone Harriet Valenta/1914-1996, ossw: Louis Valenta/1917-1981 Tombstone Harriet/Louis Marilyn Valenta/1938-1996, ossw: Jerome G. Valenta/1936-2010 Tombstone Marilyn/Jerome Donald M. Valenta/1944-2009/from obit (Baby Boy Valenta/d. July 10, 1967/1 day old/from obit)


VANSEGGERN: Randall Vanseggern/May 4, 1922/Apr. 8, 2002


VERTZ: Anna/1882-1967 (23 Mar 1879/Oct 1967/SSDI), ossw: William/1882-1955 Tombstone Anna/ William


ZEDDIES: Die kinder of Fred & Ernestine Zeddies Freddie/geboren 7 Nov. 1884/gestorben 13 Jan. 1888, ossw: Velma/geboren 29 Juli 1893/24 Aug. 1893 Tombstone


???: Lina, ossw: Johann, ossw: Margaret (no family name on above stone.)