John Koenigsfeld1

M, #12601, b. April 27, 1869
Father*Alexander Koenigsfeld1 b. July 19, 1838
Mother*Marie Christine Lock1 b. December 6, 1841, d. June 24, 1903
     John Koenigsfeld, son of Alexander Koenigsfeld and Marie Christine Lock, was born on April 27, 1869 in Frankenstein, Osage County, Missouri.1

Citations

  1. [S1910] Internet Site: Boone Family Web Site).

Joseph Koenigsfeld1

M, #12602, b. December 19, 1870
Father*Alexander Koenigsfeld1 b. July 19, 1838
Mother*Marie Christine Lock1 b. December 6, 1841, d. June 24, 1903
     Joseph Koenigsfeld, son of Alexander Koenigsfeld and Marie Christine Lock, was born on December 19, 1870 in Frankenstein, Osage County, Missouri.1

Citations

  1. [S1859] RootsWeb's WorldConnect Project.

Anna Marie Koenigsfeld1

F, #12603, b. March 31, 1872
Father*Alexander Koenigsfeld1 b. July 19, 1838
Mother*Marie Christine Lock1 b. December 6, 1841, d. June 24, 1903
     Anna Marie Koenigsfeld, daughter of Alexander Koenigsfeld and Marie Christine Lock, was born on March 31, 1872 in Frankenstein, Osage County, Missouri.1

Citations

  1. [S1859] RootsWeb's WorldConnect Project.

Barbara Annie Koenigsfeld1

F, #12604, b. December 16, 1873, d. February 14, 1973
Father*Alexander Koenigsfeld1,2 b. July 19, 1838
Mother*Marie Christine Lock1,2 b. December 6, 1841, d. June 24, 1903
ChartsWilhelm Mertens Descendents
Wilhelm Mertens Descendant Chart (Indented)
     Barbara Annie Koenigsfeld and Adolph Peter Mertens lived Bonnots Mill, Osage County, Missouri.3 Barbara Annie Koenigsfeld, daughter of Alexander Koenigsfeld and Marie Christine Lock, was born on December 16, 1873 in Frankenstein, Osage County, Missouri.1,2 Conflicting evidence placed her birth According to the 1900 Census, Barbara's birth date was in December of 1874.4
Barbara married Adolph Peter Mertens, son of Peter Lorenz Mertens and Anna Gertrude Schers, on April 30, 1895 at Missouri.3,5
Barbara was enumerated as the wife of Adolph Peter Mertens on the 1900 U. S. Census of Crawford West Township, Osage County, Missouri. She was listed as a 25-year-old white female, married for five years. She has borne one child, who is living. She and her mother were born in Missouri, while her father was born in Germany. She is able to read, write, and speak English.4
Barbara was enumerated as the wife of Adolph Peter Mertens on the 1920 U. S. Census of Linn Township, Osage County, Missouri. She was listed as a 45-year-old married white female, born in Missouri, as was her mother. Her father was born in Koln, Germany. She is able to read, write, and speak English.6
Adolph and Barbara Koenigsfeld Mertens
Barbara Annie Koenigsfeld and Adolph Peter Mertens moved in 1957 from Bonnots Mill, Missouri to St. Charles County, Missouri.7
Barbara Annie was listed in Adolph Peter Mertens's obituary on April 7, 1963 as surviving.7
Barbara died on February 14, 1973 at St. Marys Health Center in Jefferson City, Cole County, Missouri, at age 99.2
Her obituary was published in the Unterrified Democrat circa February 15, 1973 at Linn, Osage County, Missouri.2 Her obituary stated:
Mrs. Barbara Anna Mertens, 99, Bonnots Mill, died Wednesday (14 February 1973) at St. Mary's Health Hospital in Jefferson City. She was born Dec. 16, 1873 at Frankenstein, the daughter of Alex and Mary Lock Koenigsfeld. She was married on April 30, 1895 at Frankenstein to Adolph Mertens, who died 10 years ago. She was a member of St. Louis Catholic Church in Bonnots Mill and active in church and community affairs at Bonnots Mill. Survivors include three sons -Paul H. Mertens of St. Louis, Fred A. Mertens of Ava, and Rudolph H. Mertens of Bonnots Mill; two daughters- Miss Delpha G. Mertens of st. Louis and Miss Zita J. Mertens of Cottleville; one sister, Mrs. Cunnie Schmitz of Frankenstein; five grandchildren and 10 great-grandchildren. Funeral services were held Saturday at St. Louis Catholic Church in Bonnots Mill, with the Rev. Michael McHugh officiating. Burial in St. Peter's Cemetery in St. Charles.
2

Her funeral service was held on February 17, 1973 at St. Louis of France Church, Bonnots Mill, Osage County, Missouri.2 She was buried on February 17, 1973 in St. Peter Cemetery in St. Charles, St. Charles County, Missouri.2
Adolph and Barbara Koenigsfeld Mertens Tombstone

Census

Census YearPlaceHead of Household
1900Crawford West Township, Osage County, MissouriAdolph Peter Mertens4
1920Linn Township, Osage County, MissouriAdolph Peter Mertens6

Family

Adolph Peter Mertens b. March 16, 1873
Children

Citations

  1. [S1859] RootsWeb's WorldConnect Project.
  2. [S6908] Unterrified Democrat Newspaper.
  3. [S6899] Clotilda Mary Mertens Death Certificate.
  4. [S6900] 1900 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Adolph Mertens household.
  5. [S3385] Margaret H. Gentges, Osage Co. Mo. Births/Baptisms, page 71.
  6. [S6902] 1920 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Adolph Mertens household.
  7. [S6889] Jefferson City News Tribune "Issue of April 7, 1963, page 2."
  8. [S552] Tombstone photo, taken by Linda Berg.
  9. [S6901] 1910 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Adolph Mertens household.

Katharine Koenigsfeld1

F, #12605, b. February 12, 1877
Father*Alexander Koenigsfeld1 b. July 19, 1838
Mother*Marie Christine Lock1 b. December 6, 1841, d. June 24, 1903
     Katharine Koenigsfeld, daughter of Alexander Koenigsfeld and Marie Christine Lock, was born on February 12, 1877 in Frankenstein, Osage County, Missouri.1

Citations

  1. [S1859] RootsWeb's WorldConnect Project.

Agnes Koenigsfeld1

F, #12606, b. March 7, 1880
Father*Alexander Koenigsfeld1 b. July 19, 1838
Mother*Marie Christine Lock1 b. December 6, 1841, d. June 24, 1903
     Agnes Koenigsfeld, daughter of Alexander Koenigsfeld and Marie Christine Lock, was born on March 7, 1880 in Frankenstein, Osage County, Missouri.1

Citations

  1. [S1859] RootsWeb's WorldConnect Project.

Regina Koenigsfeld1

F, #12607, b. August 18, 1881
Father*Alexander Koenigsfeld1 b. July 19, 1838
Mother*Marie Christine Lock1 b. December 6, 1841, d. June 24, 1903
     Regina Koenigsfeld, daughter of Alexander Koenigsfeld and Marie Christine Lock, was born on August 18, 1881 in Frankenstein, Osage County, Missouri.1

Citations

  1. [S1859] RootsWeb's WorldConnect Project.

Kundigarder Koenigsfeld1

F, #12608, b. March 3, 1883
Father*Alexander Koenigsfeld1 b. July 19, 1838
Mother*Marie Christine Lock1 b. December 6, 1841, d. June 24, 1903
     Kundigarder Koenigsfeld, daughter of Alexander Koenigsfeld and Marie Christine Lock, was born on March 3, 1883 in Frankenstein, Osage County, Missouri.1

Citations

  1. [S1859] RootsWeb's WorldConnect Project.

Alexander Peter Koenigsfeld1

M, #12609, b. May 2, 1885
Father*Alexander Koenigsfeld1 b. July 19, 1838
Mother*Marie Christine Lock1 b. December 6, 1841, d. June 24, 1903
     Alexander Peter Koenigsfeld, son of Alexander Koenigsfeld and Marie Christine Lock, was born on May 2, 1885 in Osage County, Missouri.1

Citations

  1. [S1859] RootsWeb's WorldConnect Project.

Maria Elizabeth Koenigsfeld1

F, #12610, b. May 11, 1875
Father*Alexander Koenigsfeld1 b. July 19, 1838
Mother*Marie Christine Lock1 b. December 6, 1841, d. June 24, 1903
     Maria Elizabeth Koenigsfeld, daughter of Alexander Koenigsfeld and Marie Christine Lock, was born on May 11, 1875 in Luystown, Osage County, Missouri.1

Citations

  1. [S1859] RootsWeb's WorldConnect Project.

Wilhelmina Van Dauen1

F, #12611, b. September 10, 1852
     Wilhelmina Van Dauen was born on September 10, 1852 in Missouri.1
Wilhelmina married Heinrich Hubert Lock, son of Johann Theodore Lock and Maria Josepha Scheulen, on June 3, 1873 at Loose Creek, Osage County, Missouri.1

Family

Heinrich Hubert Lock b. September 8, 1844, d. April 19, 1885

Citations

  1. [S1859] RootsWeb's WorldConnect Project.

Elizabeth Kremer1

F, #12612, b. July 14, 1848, d. February 2, 1893
     Elizabeth Kremer was born on July 14, 1848 in Loose Creek, Osage County, Missouri.1,2
Elizabethmarried Johann Hubert Lock, an unknown person (his first marriage) , son of Johann Theodore Lock and Maria Josepha Scheulen, on November 9, 1869; Ceremony performed by Reverend Wm. Niederkorn, S. J., a Catholic Priest.1,3
Elizabeth was enumerated with her husband, Johann Hubert Lock on the 1870 U. S. Census for Linn Township, Osage County, Missouri. She was listed as a 21-year-old white female, born in Missouri, while her parents were foreign born.4
Elizabeth died on February 2, 1893 in Darlington, Gentry County, Missouri, at age 44.2 Her cause of death was Goiter.2 She was buried circa February 4, 1893 in Rouse Cemetery in Darlington, Gentry County, Missouri.2

Census

Census YearPlaceHead of Household
1870Linn Township, Osage County, MissouriJohann Hubert Lock4

Family

Johann Hubert Lock b. January 10, 1846, d. April 11, 1901
Children

Citations

  1. [S1859] RootsWeb's WorldConnect Project.
  2. [S6132] Missouri Death Records, 1834-1931, Ancestry.com (database online), 2007.
  3. [S6134] Missouri Marriage Records, 1805-2002, Ancestry.com (database online), 2007.
  4. [S6930] 1870 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), John Lock (2nd) household.

Mary Josepha Lock1

F, #12613, b. May 14, 1874
Father*Johann Hubert Lock1 b. January 10, 1846, d. April 11, 1901
Mother*Elizabeth Kremer1 b. July 14, 1848, d. February 2, 1893
     Mary Josepha Lock, daughter of Johann Hubert Lock and Elizabeth Kremer, was born on May 14, 1874 in Loose Creek, Osage County, Missouri.1
Mary married (?) Bescheinen.1
Mary married (?) Hoffman.1
Mary was enumerated with her grandparent, Johann Theodore Lock under the name of "Mary Lock" on the 1880 U. S. Census for Linn Township, Osage County, Missouri. She was listed as a six-year-old white female, born in Missouri, as was her father. Her mother was born in Louisiana. She has attended school within the year.2

Census

Census YearPlaceHead of Household
1880Linn Township, Osage County, MissouriJohann Theodore Lock2

Family 1

(?) Bescheinen

Family 2

(?) Hoffman

Citations

  1. [S1859] RootsWeb's WorldConnect Project.
  2. [S6927] 1880 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Theodore J. Lock household.

Anna Catharine Lock1

F, #12614, b. July 27, 1872
Father*Johann Hubert Lock1 b. January 10, 1846, d. April 11, 1901
Mother*Elizabeth Kremer1 b. July 14, 1848, d. February 2, 1893
     Anna Catharine Lock, daughter of Johann Hubert Lock and Elizabeth Kremer, was born on July 27, 1872 in Loose Creek, Osage County, Missouri.1
Anna married (?) Orscheln.1
Anna was enumerated with her grandparent, Johann Theodore Lock under the name of "Annie Lock" on the 1880 U. S. Census for Linn Township, Osage County, Missouri. She was listed as a seven-year-old white female, born in Missouri, as was her father. Her mother was born in Louisiana. She has attended school within the year.2

Census

Census YearPlaceHead of Household
1880Linn Township, Osage County, MissouriJohann Theodore Lock2

Family

(?) Orscheln

Citations

  1. [S1859] RootsWeb's WorldConnect Project.
  2. [S6927] 1880 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Theodore J. Lock household.

(?) Orscheln1

M, #12615
     (?) married Anna Catharine Lock, daughter of Johann Hubert Lock and Elizabeth Kremer.1

Family

Anna Catharine Lock b. July 27, 1872

Citations

  1. [S1859] RootsWeb's WorldConnect Project.

Anna Christina Lock1

F, #12616, b. February 16, 1876
Father*Johann Hubert Lock1 b. January 10, 1846, d. April 11, 1901
Mother*Elizabeth Kremer1 b. July 14, 1848, d. February 2, 1893
     Anna Christina Lock, daughter of Johann Hubert Lock and Elizabeth Kremer, was born on February 16, 1876 in Loose Creek, Osage County, Missouri.1
Anna married (?) Vossen.1
Anna was enumerated with her grandparent, Johann Theodore Lock under the name of "Christina Lock" on the 1880 U. S. Census for Linn Township, Osage County, Missouri. She was listed as a four-year-old white female, born in Missouri, as was her father. Her mother was born in Louisiana.2

Census

Census YearPlaceHead of Household
1880Linn Township, Osage County, MissouriJohann Theodore Lock2

Family

(?) Vossen

Citations

  1. [S1859] RootsWeb's WorldConnect Project.
  2. [S6927] 1880 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Theodore J. Lock household.

(?) Vossen1

M, #12617
     (?) married Anna Christina Lock, daughter of Johann Hubert Lock and Elizabeth Kremer.1

Family

Anna Christina Lock b. February 16, 1876

Citations

  1. [S1859] RootsWeb's WorldConnect Project.

Maria Agnes Lock1

F, #12618, b. December 14, 1870
Father*Johann Hubert Lock1 b. January 10, 1846, d. April 11, 1901
Mother*Elizabeth Kremer1 b. July 14, 1848, d. February 2, 1893
Maria Agnes Lock
From Family Tree on Ancestry
     Maria Agnes Lock, daughter of Johann Hubert Lock and Elizabeth Kremer, was born on December 14, 1870 in Loose Creek, Osage County, Missouri.1
Maria was enumerated with her grandparent, Johann Theodore Lock under the name of "Agnes Lock" on the 1880 U. S. Census for Linn Township, Osage County, Missouri. She was listed as a nine-year-old white female, born in Missouri, as was her father. Her mother was born in Louisiana. She has attended school within the year.2

Census

Census YearPlaceHead of Household
1880Linn Township, Osage County, MissouriJohann Theodore Lock2

Citations

  1. [S1859] RootsWeb's WorldConnect Project.
  2. [S6927] 1880 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Theodore J. Lock household.

(?) Bescheinen1

M, #12619
     (?) married Mary Josepha Lock, daughter of Johann Hubert Lock and Elizabeth Kremer.1

Family

Mary Josepha Lock b. May 14, 1874

Citations

  1. [S1859] RootsWeb's WorldConnect Project.

(?) Hoffman1

M, #12620
     (?) married Mary Josepha Lock, daughter of Johann Hubert Lock and Elizabeth Kremer.1

Family

Mary Josepha Lock b. May 14, 1874

Citations

  1. [S1859] RootsWeb's WorldConnect Project.

Anna Maria Sonnen1

F, #12621, b. September 10, 1863
Anna Sonnen Lock
From Family Tree on Ancestry
     Anna Maria Sonnen was born on September 10, 1863 in Loose Creek, Osage County, Missouri.1
Anna (her first marriage) marrried Johann Hubert Lock , son of Johann Theodore Lock and Maria Josepha Scheulen, on November 8, 1881 at Missouri.1

Family

Johann Hubert Lock b. January 10, 1846, d. April 11, 1901

Citations

  1. [S1859] RootsWeb's WorldConnect Project.

Maria Christina Scheulen1

F, #12622, b. July 28, 1859
Maria Scheulen Lock
From Family Tree on Ancestry
     Maria Christina Scheulen was born on July 28, 1859 in Osage County, Missouri.1
Mariamarried,Jacob Lock (his first marriage) , son of Johann Theodore Lock and Maria Josepha Scheulen, on September 23, 1879 at Loose Creek, Osage County, Missouri.1

Family

Jacob Lock b. November 16, 1852, d. July 7, 1897

Citations

  1. [S1859] RootsWeb's WorldConnect Project.

Henrietta Haslag1

F, #12623, b. July 14, 1866
     Henrietta Haslag was born on July 14, 1866 in Loose Creek, Osage County, Missouri.1
Henriettamarried, an unknown person (his first marriage) Jacob Lock (his second marriage) , son of Johann Theodore Lock and Maria Josepha Scheulen, on August 25, 1891 at Missouri.1

Family

Jacob Lock b. November 16, 1852, d. July 7, 1897

Citations

  1. [S1859] RootsWeb's WorldConnect Project.

Maria Louisa Porting1

F, #12624, b. October 29, 1863
     Maria Louisa Porting was born on October 29, 1863 in Loose Creek, Osage County, Missouri.1
Maria married Carl Hubert Lock, son of Johann Theodore Lock and Maria Josepha Scheulen, on May 1, 1883 at Immaculate Conception Catholic Church, Loose Creek, Osage County, Missouri.1

Family

Carl Hubert Lock b. March 9, 1855, d. December 7, 1937
Child

Citations

  1. [S1859] RootsWeb's WorldConnect Project.

Conradina Regina Lock1

F, #12625, b. March 23, 1885
Father*Carl Hubert Lock1 b. March 9, 1855, d. December 7, 1937
Mother*Maria Louisa Porting1 b. October 29, 1863
     Conradina Regina Lock, daughter of Carl Hubert Lock and Maria Louisa Porting, was born on March 23, 1885 in Loose Creek, Osage County, Missouri.1

Citations

  1. [S1859] RootsWeb's WorldConnect Project.

Magdelene Christine Haslag1

F, #12626
     Magdelene married Mathias Henry Lock, son of Johann Theodore Lock and Maria Josepha Scheulen, on November 8, 1881 at Loose Creek, Osage County, Missouri.1

Family

Mathias Henry Lock b. January 27, 1857

Citations

  1. [S1859] RootsWeb's WorldConnect Project.

Anna Margaretha Scheulen1

F, #12627, b. October 8, 1861
     Anna Margaretha Scheulen was born on October 8, 1861 in Osage County, Missouri.1
Anna married Arnold Lock, son of Johann Theodore Lock and Maria Josepha Scheulen, on May 20, 1884 at Immaculate Conception Catholic Church, Loose Creek, Osage County, Missouri.1

Family

Arnold Lock b. February 1, 1859, d. circa 1894

Citations

  1. [S1859] RootsWeb's WorldConnect Project.

Catherine Scheulen1

F, #12628, b. circa 1865
     Catherine Scheulen was born circa 1865 in Loose Creek, Osage County, Missouri.1
Catherine married Peter Joseph Lock, son of Johann Theodore Lock and Maria Josepha Scheulen, on November 24, 1887 at Missouri.1,2

Family

Peter Joseph Lock b. December 10, 1861, d. 1931
Child

Citations

  1. [S1859] RootsWeb's WorldConnect Project.
  2. [S556] Internet Site: Find-A-Grave Web Site).

Mildred Rose Rackers1,2

F, #12629, b. 1915, d. June 5, 1986
Father*Aloys Herman "Louis" Rackers1 b. July 7, 1886, d. January 16, 1985
Mother*Mathilda M. "Tillie" Hoelscher1 b. February 16, 1885, d. October 9, 1971
     Mildred Rose Rackers, daughter of Aloys Herman "Louis" Rackers and Mathilda M. "Tillie" Hoelscher, was born in 1915 in Missouri.3
Mildred was enumerated as the daughter of Aloys Herman "Louis" Rackers on the 1920 U. S. Census of Osage Township, Cole County, Missouri. She was listed as a five-year-old white female, who was born in Missouri, as were her parents.4
Mildred was enumerated as the daughter of Aloys Herman "Louis" Rackers on the 1930 U. S. Census of Osage Township, Missouri. She was listed as a 15-year-old white single female who speaks, reads, and writes English. She has attended school within the past year. She and her parents were born in Missouri and live on a farm.3 Mildred was the maid of honor at the marriage of Edward Theodore Mertens and Dorothy Catherine Rackers on June 4, 1943 at Selman Field, Monroe, Oachita Parish, Louisiana; The Reverend John Finke performed the ceremony.5,6,7,8,9,10
Ed and Dorothy Mertens

Mildred married Clarence William Bruemmer, son of Anton Bernard Bruemmer and Helen Marie Schnieders, on September 1, 1947 at Wardsville, Cole County, Missouri.2
Mildred died on June 5, 1986.2
Mildred was mentioned in Michael A. Bruemmer's obituary on July 1, 2012 as preceding the deceased in death.11
Mildred was mentioned in Clarence William Bruemmer's obituary on March 15, 2014 as preceding the deceased in death.2
Mildred was mentioned in Lillian Josephine Rackers's obituary on January 8, 2016 as preceding the deceased in death.12

Census

Census YearPlaceHead of Household
1920Osage Township, Cole County, MissouriAloys Herman "Louis" Rackers4
1930Osage Township, MissouriAloys Herman "Louis" Rackers3

Family

Clarence William Bruemmer b. January 31, 1921, d. March 14, 2014
Child

Citations

  1. [S1859] RootsWeb's WorldConnect Project.
  2. [S2911] Jefferson City News Tribune Newspaper - Online Edition "issue of March 15, 2014."
  3. [S2488] 1930 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Louis H. Rackers household.
  4. [S4229] 1920 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Louis H. Rackers household.
  5. [S2516] St. Stanislaus Catholic Church, St Stanislaus, Wardsville Church Record Book.
  6. [S5060] Obituary of Edward T. Mertens.
  7. [S5077] Mertens Dorothy Obituary, November 20, 1999.
  8. [S626] Merten's Family Reunion Family Listing, 1998.
  9. [S6564] June Bride.
  10. [S2506] Quentin F. Veit, History of Henry Joseph Mertens and his wife Maria Magdalena Loethen, page 170.
  11. [S2911] Jefferson City News Tribune Newspaper - Online Edition "issue of July 1, 2012."
  12. [S2911] Jefferson City News Tribune Newspaper - Online Edition "issue of January 9, 2016."

Lillian Josephine Rackers1,2

F, #12630, b. August 8, 1916, d. January 8, 2016
Father*Aloys Herman "Louis" Rackers1,2 b. July 7, 1886, d. January 16, 1985
Mother*Mathilda M. "Tillie" Hoelscher1,2 b. February 16, 1885, d. October 9, 1971
Lillian Rackers Schellmann
     Lillian Josephine Rackers, daughter of Aloys Herman "Louis" Rackers and Mathilda M. "Tillie" Hoelscher, was born on August 8, 1916 in Wardsville, Cole County, Missouri.3,2
Lillian was enumerated as the daughter of Aloys Herman "Louis" Rackers on the 1920 U. S. Census of Osage Township, Cole County, Missouri. She was listed as a three-year-and five-month-old white female, who was born in Missouri, as were her parents.4
Lillian was enumerated as the daughter of Aloys Herman "Louis" Rackers on the 1930 U. S. Census of Osage Township, Missouri. She was listed as a 13-year-old single white female who lives on a farm. She has attended school within the past year and reads, writes, and speaks English. She and her parents were all born in Missouri.3
Lillian attended a technical school at Mariwood College of Beauty Culture, Jefferson City, Cole County, Missouri, in 1932, studying cosmetology.2
Lillian married Clarence W. Schellmann on November 5, 1935 at St. Stanislaus Catholic Church, Wardsville, Cole County, Missouri.2
Lillian Josephine Rackers lived in November, 1999 Jefferson City, Cole County, Missouri.5
Lillian Josephine was listed in an unknown person 's obituary on November 20, 1999 as surviving.5 She was a member of St. Peter Catholic Church, St. Peter Sew-N-Sew quilting group and an Ambrose 4-H Club leader. before January, 2016 at Missouri.2
Lillian died on January 8, 2016 at age 99.2
Her obituary was published in the News Tribune on January 12, 2016 at Jefferson City, Cole County, Missouri.2 Her obituary stated:








Lillian Josephine Schellmann, 99, of Jefferson City, passed away peacefully on Friday, January 8, 2016, surrounded by her family. She was born on August 8, 1916, in Wardsville, Mo., to Aloys and Mathilda (Hoelscher) Rackers, who preceded her in death. She was united in marriage at St. Stanislaus Catholic Church on November 5, 1935, in Wardsville, Mo., to Clarence W. Schellmann who preceded her in death on February 22, 1993. She was a 1932 graduate of Mariwood College of Beauty Culture in Jefferson City. She worked as a beautician in her early years. She took pride in being a homemaker, raising her children and being a farmer's wife. Lillian was a member of St. Peter Catholic Church, St. Peter Sew-N-Sew quilting group and an Ambrose 4-H Club Leader. She was an avid gardener and loved to cook, quilt, and travel. Most of all, she loved her family and treasured the time she spent with them. She is survived by: five daughters, Rochelle (Bernard) Luetkemeyer of Jefferson City, Carol (James) Huhmann of Jefferson City, Monica (Joseph) Castagno of Ellisville, Mo., Joan (Aloysius) Luebbering of Jefferson City, Mo. and Madelene (Ray) Wilson of Memphis, Tenn; one son, Logan (Sue Ann) Shellmann of Olathe, Kan; 17 grandchildren; and six step-grandchildren; many great-grandchildren, step-great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by: two brothers, Ralph Rackers and Carl Rackers; and two sisters, Mildred Bruemmer and Dorothy Mertens. Family will receive friends from 4:00-7:00 p.m. on Wednesday, January 13, 2016, at Houser-Millard Funeral Chapel with prayer service at 3:30 p.m. Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 10:00 a.m. on Thursday, January 14, 2016, at St. Peter Catholic Church with Fr. John Schmitz officiating. Entombment will follow at Resurrection Cemetery Mausoleum. Expressions of sympathy may be made to St. Jude's Children's Hospital or Charity of the Donor's Choice. Arrangements are under the direction of HOUSER-MILLARD Funeral "

2

Lillian Josephine's wake was held on January 13, 2016 at Houser-Millard Funeral Chapel, Jefferson City, Cole County, Missouri.2 Her funeral service was held on January 14, 2016 at St. Peter Catholic Church, Jefferson City, Cole County, Missouri.2 She was buried on January 14, 2016 in Resurrection Catholic Cemetery, Mausoleum in Jefferson City, Cole County, Missouri.2

Census

Census YearPlaceHead of Household
1920Osage Township, Cole County, MissouriAloys Herman "Louis" Rackers4
1930Osage Township, MissouriAloys Herman "Louis" Rackers3

Family

Clarence W. Schellmann d. February 22, 1993

Citations

  1. [S1859] RootsWeb's WorldConnect Project.
  2. [S2911] Jefferson City News Tribune Newspaper - Online Edition "issue of January 9, 2016."
  3. [S2488] 1930 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Louis H. Rackers household.
  4. [S4229] 1920 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Louis H. Rackers household.
  5. [S5077] Mertens Dorothy Obituary, November 20, 1999.