Obit: Krasselt, Martha Marie (1874 - 1957)
Contact: Dolores Mohr Kenyon
Surnames: Krasselt, Siegert, Anderegg,
Engstrom, Luchterhand, Engelhart, Woodkey, Sternitzky, Kissinger,
Bymers, Kurz, Reinheimer, Tews, Schroeder, Mueller, Ihlefeld,
Voelker, Brett, Bartsch, Noeldner, Schefus, Pfohl
----Source: Clark County Press
(Neillsville, Clark Co., WI.) June 27 1957
Krasselt, Martha Marie (29 January 1874 -
14 June 1957)
Funeral services were conducted for Mrs.
Ernest (Martha) Krasselt, 83, June 17 from Trinity Lutheran Church
with the Rev. John Pfohl officiating. Burial took place in
Hillside Cemetery at Marshfield.
Pallbearers were: Paul Bymers, Phillip
Kurz, Milton Reinheimer, Melvin Tews, Julius Schroeder, and Charles
Mueller. Floral tributes were in charge of Mrs. Paul Bymers, Mrs.
Carl Ihlefeld, Mrs. Julius Schroeder, Mrs. Ed Voelker, Mrs. Robert
Brett, Mrs. Donald Mueller and Mrs. Delmar Bartsch.
Hymns were sung by Mrs. Ervin Noeldner
and Mrs. Herman Schefus. Miss Carol Noeldner played the organ
The former Martha Marie Siegert died June
14, 1957, at the home of her son following a heart ailment.
She was born in Sexton, Germany, January 29, 1874, and came to this
country at the age of seven years with her parents and
sisters. She was married in Joliet, Ill., May 11, 1895.
She and her husband moved to Spencer, Rt. 2, Clark County, and
farmed there until 1938, when they moved to Loyal. Since her
husband’s death, which occurred January 15, 1946, she had
made her home with her children.
Mrs. Krasselt was a member of the Loyal
Lutheran Church and was a member of its Aid while living in
She is survived by three children, Mrs.
Edwin (Susie) Anderegg, Loyal; Mrs. James (Emma) Engstrom,
Woodstock, Ill.; and Siegert Krasselt, Spencer, Rt. 2; a sister,
Miss Helena Siegert, Marshfield; 11 grandchildren and six
Relatives attending the rites were: Mr.
and Mrs. Siegert Krasselt and Daughters, Spencer; Mr. and Mrs.
Edwin Anderegg, Marvin and Marlene, Loyal; Mr. and Mrs. James
Engstrom, Woodstock, Ill.; Miss Helena Siegert, William
Luchterhand, Mr. and Mrs. Norman Luchterhand and son, Mrs. Vera
Engelhart and Mrs. Charles Woodkey, Marshfield; Mr. and Mrs. Delmar
Sternitzky and son, Mr. and Mrs. James Krasselt and sons, Spencer;
Mr. and Mrs. Alvin Kissinger, Dale, Roger and Gary Krasselt, Chili;
and Mr. and Mrs. George Krasselt and sons, Levittown, N. J.
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