Florian J Pelster
DWS: from Elgin Review (Nebr)
" Florian Pelster, 82, of Kearney died Thursday April 22, 2010 at Good Samaritan Hospital in Kearney.
Graveside services were held last week at the St. Boniface Cemetery in Elgin, with Father Dan Andrews officiating.
He was born October 21, 1927 to John & Veronica (Buddecke) Pelster in Elgin.
On August 19,1947 he married Joy Hawks in Long Pine Nebraska.
Survivors include Beverly Walton of Kearney, John & Debra Pelster of Burwell, La Vern & Echo Plester of North Platte, Suzanne & Doug Cheeks of Midland Texas, & Karla & Jim Hehnke of Ravenna. 16 grandchildren & 4 great-grandchildren. Sister, Lucille Jillson, sisters-in-law Alfreda Pelster, Mildred Pelster, Bessie Hawks, Marilyn Krause & brother-in-law Orland Krause. And many many nieces & nephews.
He graduated from Elgin High School in 1945. Then he received his Auctioneering degree in the fall of 1947. He also farmed, raised cattle and had a dairy, besides auctioneering. In 1979 they moved to Loup City where he was a hog buyer. They retired to Kearney in May of 1995 and to Mother Hull Home in 2007.
He was preceded in death by his wife Joy, infant daughter Diane, parents; brothers Raymond, Wilfred, Maynard, La Vern, Phillip & Jerome; sisters Irene Moser, Laura Speiker, Esther & infant twins, and an infant grandson"
DWS: from www.legacy.com/
Kearney resident, 82
KEARNEY - Florian Pelster, 82, of Kearney died Thursday, April 22, 2010, at Good Samaritan Hospital.
Graveside services will be at 11 a.m. Friday at St. Boniface Cemetery in Elgin with the Rev. Dan Andrews officiating.
He was born Oct. 21, 1927, in Elgin to John and Veronica (Buddecke) Pelster.
On Aug. 19, 1947, he married Joy Hawks in Long Pine. She preceded him in death.
Survivors include his children, Beverly Walton of Kearney, John Pelster and his wife, Debra, of Burwell, La Vern Pelster and his wife, Echo, of North Platte, Suzanne Cheeks and her husband, Doug, of Midland, Texas, and Karla Hehnke and her husband, Jim, of Ravenna; 16 grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; sister, Lucille Jillson of Lincoln; sisters-in-law, Alfreda Pelster, Mildred Pelster, Bessie Hawks and Marilyn Krause; brother-in-law, Orland Krause; and many, many nieces and nephews.
He graduated from Elgin High School in 1945. He received his auctioneering degree in fall 1947. He farmed, raised cattle and had a dairy in addition to auctioneering. In 1979, the family moved to Loup City, where he was a hog buyer. They retired to Kearney in May 1995, and he moved to Mother Hull Home in 2007.
In addition to his wife, he was preceded in death by his infant daughter, Diane; his parents; brothers, Raymond, Wilfred, Maynard, La Vern, Phillip and Jerome; sisters, Irene Moser, Laura Speiker, Esther and infant twins; and an infant grandson."
Edith (Ida) Meis
DWS: from ancestry.com family tree of user: dcheryl84
"funeral serv for Edith Ida Funk , 90 were held sat. april 21 2001 at St Johns Cath Church at rural Clearwater. Rev Jay Kruse off. service. and burial at St Pat. Cem near Clearwater. She died monday 4-16-2001 at the Tilden Nursing Center. Edith was the dau. of Frank and Jennie (Lappe) Meis and was born Sept 10 1910 at Elgin. She married Lawrence Scholl in 1932 at Elgin. the farmed in the Elgin area, ONeill, Chambers and Deloit areas. He died in 1959. She married then to Karl Funk on May 6 1963 in Omaha Ne. She is survived by a dau. and his husband Karl. Evelyn and albert Schindler of Neligh, 3 sons: and their wives. Bernard and Marge Scholl of Bellevue, Delano and Barb Scholl of Leigh, and Floyd and Eliza Scholl of Hoskins. She is also survivied by 2 sisters: Laura Osgood of Brownsville tx, and maire Nay of Norfolk., 3 brothers: John Meis of Norfolk, Sam and Art Meis of Elgin, 10 grdch, and 12 ggchidl. She is prceded in death by her parents, her first husband Laurence Scholl, 2 brothers, 2 grdsons, and 1 grd.dau."
Julius William Hoefer
DWS: 1930 Fed census Eagle Bluff, Elbert, Colorado 29 Apr 1930
his father was living with him and his wife
Julius W Hoefer 37 head b.Iowa, marr age 28
Olga M Hoefer 29 wife, b. Nebr, marr age 20
Bernice S Hoefer 9 dau b. Nebr
Lois E Hoefer 3 4/12 dau b. Colo
Paul J Hoefer 1 2/12 son b. Colo
Conard Hoefer 69 father, b. Germany widower, farm laborer
DWS: per 1940 Fed Census Elgin, Antelope Co, NE
living with wife Olga in the town of Elgin.
DWS: Antelope County (Nebraska) History 1868-1985
shown as Julus Hoefer 4th son of Conrad and Sara Simmons Hoefer and born at Bottney, Iowa.
He was 93 at publication date so birth is abt 1892.
DWS: U.S., World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918 about Julius Hofer 15 June 1917
Name: Julius Hofer
Birthplace: Botned? Iowa,United States of America
Birth Date: 28 Jul 1892
Race: Caucasian (White)
was single, medium build, blue eyes, brown hair
farming for himself in Boone county (Nebraska)
Olga Matilda Mock
DWS: Antelope County (Nebraska) History 1868-1985
shown as born in Lindsay, Nebraska the first child of Eli and Anna Weyen Mock