BioA: Schlegelmilch, Mr./Mrs. Charles (54th - 1959)

Contact: Dolores (Mohr) Kenyon

Surnames: Schlegelmilch, Clark, Kasner, Zank, Goette, Huckstead, Meihack, Turner

----Source: Clark County Press (Neillsville, Clark County, Wis.) March 18, 2009, Page 24 - Transcribed by Linda Cottrell-Sanders & Prepared by Dolores (Mohr) Kenyon

Schlegelmilch, Mr./Mrs. Charles (54th Anniv. - 2 Mar. 1959)

March 1959

Mr. and Mrs. Charles Schlegelmilch celebrated their 54th wedding anniversary Sunday when four of their children surprised them for a party. Attending were Mr. and Mrs. Norbert Schlegelmilch and children of Neillsville; Mr. and Mrs. Richard Clark and children, Alma Center; Mr. and Mrs. Elmer Kasner and daughter Glenda of Arpin; and Mr. and Mrs. Albert Zank of Christie.

Charles Schlegelmilch of Merrimac was married to Miss Goette of Prairie du Sac March 2, 1905. They lived in Prairie du Sac until 1910, when they moved to Roxbury, which is near Sauk City in Dane County. In 1918 they moved to Clark County and purchased the Sylvester Root farm in the Town of Grant, located on Highway 10 just west of the Huckstead farm, where they have lived for 41 years.

Seven children were born to them, Violet, Mrs. Tony Meihack, died 10 years ago; Lillian, now Mrs. William Turner, Milwaukee; Alice, Mrs. Kasner; Mildred of Milwaukee; Hazel, Mrs. Albert Zank; Esther, Mrs. Richard Clark and Norbert.