Obit: Reinheimer, Minnie (1886 - 1979)

Contact:  Martha Strieff
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----Source: Family Notes for William & Minnie (Gunz) Reinheimer

Minnie Gunz Reinheimer was born, April 11, 1886.

Recorded Vital Records - Madison, WI - 71N 15 - marriage license

Obituary

----Source: Marshfield News - Herald - 6 - 12 - 1979 - pg - 16

Spencer

Services will be at 2 p.m. Wednesday at Rux Funeral Home for Mrs. William (Minnie) Reinheimer, 93, Route 2. She died at 3:10 a.m. Monday at St Joseph's Hospital, Marshfield, where she was admitted May 10.

The Rev. Virgil E. Taylor, pastor of First Presbyterian Church, Marshfield, will officiate. Burial will be in West Spencer Cemetery.

Friends may call after 2 p.m. today at the funeral home. The former Minnie Gunz was born April 11, 1886 in Mount Vernon, S. D., to Mr. & Mrs. Henry Gunz. She attended schools there.

In 1901, she moved to the town of Sherman where she had farmed the past 66 years. She was a member of First Presbyterian Church, Marshfield, & Veefkind Homemakers Club & was a 4-H leader for 15 years.

Her marriage to William Reinheimer took place April 24, 1913 at Marshfield. He died Feb. 17, 1972.

A son Milton, Route 2, Spencer, survives. Four brothers & a sister are deceased.

The family requests that memorials be given to First Presbyterian Church, Marshfield.

----Source: Recorded Vital Records - Madison, WI, certificate, #012957--death record.

**Family Notes:

Elisabeth "Lizzie" (the mother of Minnie Gunz Reinheimer) was born May 27, 1852 and died Feb. 22, 1917, in Veefkind, Clark Co., WI.

----Source: Recorded Vital Records - Madison, WI - 10AA (Sherman) - 2 (Beaver) - death record ––buried Feb. 25, 1917 at Rahn Cemetery - Clark Co., WI

Elizabeth married Heinrich (Henry) Gunz who was born Nov. 26, 1855, in Jefferson, WI, and died May 30, 1925, Clark Co., WI. Henry was buried June 2, 1925, at the Salem Evangelical Lutheran Cemetery Clark Co., WI.

Henry & Elizabeth had six children. They were all born in South Dakota.

I found this information in the 1910 Census - Wisconsin, Clark, Roll 1704 Book 1, and Page 77

 

 


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