BioA: Rondorf, Matt, Mr./Mrs. (Gold - 1946)


Contact: Audrey Roedl



Surnames: Rondorf


The Loyal Tribune  (Loyal, Clark County, Wis. 05 Sept 1946)


Rondorf, Matt, Mr./Mrs. (Gold - Sept. 1, 1946)


The golden wedding anniversary of Mr. and Mrs. Matt Rondorf was ob served at St. Anthony’s Catholic church on Sunday, Sept. 1.


Dinner and supper were served to about 70 persons in St. Anthony’s church basement. Acake , donated by the grandchildren, was cut at supper by Mrs. Rondorf. The only great-granddaughter, Genevieve Rondorf, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Dale Rondorf, gave a beautiful bouquet of roses for the occasion.


Married by the Rev. John Meyer at St. Mary’s Ridge in Monroe county, on Sept 1, 1896. Mr. and Mrs. Rondorf moved to the town of York, then a wilderness, on Sept. 10, of the same year. They came to the village of Loyal eight years ago.


Six children blessed this union. They are: William and Nora of Marshfield, Frank of  Hoven, S. D., Joe and Alfred of Greenwood, and Marie, deceased. There are also 27 grandchildren, 22 of whom are still living and there is one great-grandchild.             


Those who attended the observation here on Sunday were: Mr. and Mrs. Joe Rondorf

, Mrs. Gustine Garbush and Mr. and Mrs. Alfred Rondorf and children of Greenwood, Mr. and Mrs. John Elsinger Sr., Mrs. A. J. Braun, Mrs. Mary Bertz, Mr. and Mrs. Leo Degenhardt, Mrs. George Schecklman, Mrs. Mary Goethe, Mr. and Mrs. Fred Stutte, Mr. and Mrs. Frank Denenhardt and Mrs. Susan Wedl, allof Loyal.


Mrs. Kate Baus and Miss Agnes Karis of Norwalk; Mr. and Mrs. Pe?? Schmidt and Mr. and Mrs. Herman Flock of Cashton: Mr. and Mrs. William Rondorf, Mr. and Mrs. Alfred Rondorf and Mr. and Mrs. Geo. Buffington and children of Marshfield; Mr. and Mrs. Henry Trinkes and daughter, Marlin of La Crosse:


Mr. and Mrs. A. Dorn of Neillsville; Mr. and Mrs. Herman Leis and Mr. and Mrs. Hilary Rondorf of Shawno; Mr. and Mrs. John Burgard of Aberdeen, S. D.; Mr. and Mrs. Frank Rondorf of Hoven, S. D.; Mr. and Mrs. William Schmitz of Sparta. Mr. and Mrs. Basil Gier and children and Joe Rondorf of Wilton; Mr. and Mrs. Ben Rondorf of Bangor; Edward and Lawrence Rondorf of Tomah; Rollie Rondorf of Mound, Minn. and Mr. and Mrs. Ed Moran of Waukegan, Ill.



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