Obit: Kroll, Lillie (1903 - 1950)

Contact: Dolores (Mohr) Kenyon

Surnames: Kroll, Schoenherr, Kloff, Schedler, Dux, Northup, McDonough, Diercks, Lavine, Bush, Kupka, Reindel, Thoma, Lenz, Schultz, Tvemphia, Carl, Straasath, Vogler, Warneke, Radue

----Source: Clark County Press (Neillsville, Clark Co., WI.) October 12, 1950

Kroll, Lillie (12 July 1903 - 8 October 1950)

Mrs. Edward Kroll died at her farm home in the Town of York at 2:30 a.m. on Sunday, October 8. She had been in ill health the past five and one half years.

Funeral services were conducted on Wednesday at 1:30 o’clock at the Georgas Funeral Home and at 2 p.m. at the St. John’s Evangelical Lutheran Church at Christie. Interment was made in the Neillsville City Cemetery. The Rev. Walter Schedler officiated.

Mrs. Kroll, nee Lillie Schoenherr, was born in the Town of Weston on July 12, 1903. She spent her entire life in Clark County. On September 25, 1923, she was married to Edward Kroll at Globe. They purchased the Kloff farm in the Town of York after their marriage and she has resided there since. She was a member of St. John’s Evangelical Lutheran Church.

She is survived by her husband and four children, Erwin Kroll of the Town of Weston, Wilmer, Eileen and Merlyn all at home; her mother, Mrs. Emma Schoenherr; a grandchild; three sisters, Mrs. Herman (Elfreda) Dux; Mrs. Leland (Grace) Northup of Neillsville, Mrs. E. G. McDonough of Chicago; three brothers, Kurt Schoenherr of Columbus, Herbert Schoenherr of Neillsville and Karl Schoenherr of Milwaukee, Wisconsin.

A sister, Helen, and a brother, Ferdinand, and her father preceded her in death.

----Source: Clark County Press (Neillsville, Clark Co., WI.) October 19, 1950

Funeral services for Mrs. Edward Kroll, 47, were held Wednesday afternoon at the Georgas Funeral Home at 1:30 p.m. and at the St. John’s Evangelical Lutheran Church in Christie at 2 p.m. The Rev. Walter Schedler officiated. Burial was made in the Neillsville City Cemetery.

Pallbearers were William Diercks, Alvin Lavine, Floyd Bush, Charles Kupka, Arthur Diercks and Franklin Reindel.

Mrs. Carl Thoma, Mrs. Alvin Lavine, Mrs. Franklin Reindel, Mrs. Floyd Bush and Mrs. Charles Kupka were in charge of the floral offerings.

Mrs. Donald Lenz, Mrs. Harold Schultz, Mrs. Margie Tvemphia, Margie Carl, Janice Straasath, Leonard Vogler and Herbert Schendel sang two selections accompanied by Mrs. Louise Warneke.

People from out of town attending were: Mr. and Mrs. Edward Radue, Mr. and Mrs. Walter Radue of Loyal; Mr. and Mrs. John Miller, Marathon; Mr. and Mrs. Martin Radue, Chili, Mr. and Mrs. Kurt Schoenherr and family, Milwaukee; and Mr. and Mrs. E. G. McDonough and family of Chicago.



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