Obit: Helmich, Lydia (aka Lylla) Kirchhoefer (1908 - 1956)
Contact: Stan

Surnames: Kirchhoefer, Helmich

----Source: Colby Phonograph (Colby, Clark County, Wis.) 08/02/1956

Kirchhoefer, Lylla (? - 25 July 1956)

Lylla Kirchhoefer, daughter of Rev. and Mrs. Alvin Kirchhoefer, former pastor of Zion Lutheran church here, passed away in a Chicago hospital Wednesday, July 25th. Funeral services were held Friday afternoon at Redeemer Lutheran church, Park Ridge, Ill., and burial took place at Stella, Nebraska.

She was employed a number of years by the Employers Mutual Insurance Co. of Wausau, working in the Chicago, Ill., and San Diego, Calif., offices. She married Andrew Jackson Helmich of Chicago and they resided in Park Ridge, Ill. She is a graduate of Colby High School.

Surviving are her husband, one daughter, Linda, her parents, Rev. and Mrs. A. Kirchhoefer of Wisconsin Rapids, her sister, Esther, and a brother, Martin.

BioM: Kirchhoefer, Lydia (1941)

----Source: Wisconsin Rapids Daily Tribune September 4, 1941

Lydia Kirchhoefer
of Kellner Weds
Andrew Helmick

The Rev. and Mrs. Alwin Kirchhoefer, Kellner, announce the marriage of their daughter, Lydia, to Andrew Jackson Helmick of New York City. The marriage took place in St. John's Lutheran church, Kellner, at 5 o'clock on the afternoon of Wednesday, September 3, the bride's father reading the ceremony. Mr. and Mrs. Helmick have left for New York City, where they will reside

----Source: San Antonio Express August 25, 1950

Andrew J. Helmick, of Reinsurance Agency, Inc., Chicago, will discuss "How Excess and Reinsurance Can Help an Agent Make More Money."

----Source: Sheboygan Press August 19, 1957


Arthur Imig Is Honoree At 80th Birthday Dinner


Arthur Imig, well-known Sheboygan business man, was guest of honor at a large family gathering Sunday at his summer home at Elkhart Lake, the occasion being his 80th birthday w hich occurs today. The celebration was given by his sons and daughter-in-law, Carl H. Imig and Mr. and Mrs. Robert A. Imig. A 2 o'clock dinner was served for the guests at long tables arranged on the specious porch. Bouquets of yellow and white flowers with greens graced the tables and a birthday cake in the same color scheme was placed at the head table before the birthday celebrant. Bouquets of gladioli and blossoming plants were also abundant throughout the home. Robert Imig was toastmaster for the informal program enjoyed during the dinner. Appropriate parodies were sung by the gathering and a special birthday song was presented by a group of young people made up of Mr. Imig's three grandchildren, Arthur, Carol and Robert Imig, as well as sons and daughters of nieces and nephews. Mrs. William Thiele of Milwaukee provided piano accompaniments for the singing. Besides Mrs. Thiele, out-of town guests at the gathering included: Mrs. Joseph Silvers, Mrs. Jean Marquardt and son. Chips, Andrew J. Helmick and daughter. Miss Linda, Paik Ridge, Illinois , Carl Metzger and Harold Brophy, Chicago, and Mrs. Robert Hayssen, Mrs. Cul Hayssen, Mrs. Charles Kelly, Miss Amanda Hentschel, Mr. and Mrs. Frank Hase and Mrs. Martin Selle, all of Milwaukee.

Family Information

Florida Death Index

Andrew Jackson Helmick
Name Suffix: Jr
Event Type: Death
Event Date: Dec 1965
Event Place: Dade, Florida, United States
Gender: Male
Race: White

1900 Federal Census, ED 147 Muddy Precinct Shubert & Stella villages, Richardson, Nebraska, United States, Pg. 8, Family 158

*We do not know if this is the correct Andrew Helmich.  If you can help, please let us know.

Andrew Helmich, white single male
Father's Birthplace: Iowa
Mother's Birthplace: Illinois
Marital Status: Single

Household Members
Head Andre J Helmich M 33 (Mar 1867) Iowa
Wife Jennie Helmich F 44 (Jun 1856) Illinois
Daughter Crete Helmich F 25 (Mar 1875) Nebraska
Son Ray Helmich M 14 (Nov 1886) Nebraska
Daughter Fay Helmich F 12 (Jan 1888) Nebraska
Son Gene Helmich M 10 (Feb 1890) Nebraska
Son Clyde Helmich M 8 (Mar 1892) Nebraska
Daughter Stella Helmich F 6 (Jan 1894) Nebraska
Son Andrew Helmich M (2 Sep 1898) Nebraska

1910 Federal Census, Birnamwood, Shawano, Wisconsin, United States, Family 198

Lydia Kirchhoefer, white, single female
Father's Birthplace: New York
Mother's Birthplace: Missouri

Household Members
Head Alwin Kirchhoefer M 29 New York
Wife Martha Kirchhoefer F 24 Missouri
Daughter Lydia Kirchhoefer F 2 Wisconsin

1920 Federal Census, Pine River, Lincoln, Wisconsin, United States, Family 162, Line 87

Alvin Kirchhoefer, white, married male
Can Read and Write
Relationship to Head of Household: Head
Relationship to Head of Household (Original): Head
Father's Birthplace: Germany
Mother's Birthplace: Germany

Household Members
Head Alvin Kirchhoefer M 39 New York
Wife Martha Kirchhoefer F 34 Missouri; father b. Illinois, mother b. Missouri
Daughter Lydia Kirchhoefer F 12 (1908) Wisconsin
Daughter Esther Kirchhoefer F 8 Wisconsin
Son Martin Kirchhoefer M 7 Wisconsin



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