Obit: Steder, John Conrad (1858 - 1946)


Surnames: Steder Walt, Zinkel, Trost, Habelwitz, Ruehlman, Scholey

----Sources: Manitowoc Herald Times, Manitowoc, Wisconsin, Monday, November 25, 1946, Page 2

John Conrad Steder (13 Nov 1858, in Newton, Manitowoc, Wisconsin - 23 Nov 1946 at St. Mary's Home, Manitowoc, Wisconsin)


John Conrad Steder, 88, died Saturday afternoon at the St. Mary's home for the aged.

Funeral services will be held at 8:30 a.m. Tuesday at the Pfeffer funeral home and at 9 a.m. at St. Boniface church, the Rev. Alfred Pritzl officiating. Burial will be in Calvary cemetery.

Mr. Steder was born in 1858 in Newton and when a young man moved to Colby, Wis., where he worked as a carpenter. He married Anna Walt 65 years ago and she preceded him in death 20 years ago.

Survivors are two daughters, Mrs. Henry Zinkel and Mrs. Walter Trost of Manitowoc; one son, Carl of Madison, Wisconsin; two brothers, Henry of Chicago and Ed of this city; three sisters, Mrs. Mary Habelwitz of Manitowoc, Mrs. Frank Ruehlman of Chicago, Ill. and Mrs. Anna Scholey of Kenosha. Twelve grandchildren and 12 great-grandchildren also survive. The rosary will be recited by the Holy Name society at the funeral home at 7 o'clock this evening.

Family Notes

*Anna Margaret Walt married Conrad J. Steder, Oct. 2, 1882 (pg. 189, vol. 1 of the Clark Co., Wis. Marriage Records).

1905 Wisconsin State Census, Colby city, Clark, Wisconsin, pg. 48, line 55

J C Steder, white, married, male
place of birth: parent 1: Germany
place of birth: parent 2: Germany

Household Members
head J C Steder M 47y Wisconsin
wife Anna M Steder F 39y Wisconsin
son John H Steder M 20y Wisconsin (*family records say: John Henry Steder was born 29 Oct 1884 and died 31 Oct 1925)
son Carl P Steder M 16y Wisconsin (*family records say: Carl P. Steder was born 18 Jan 1889 and died Dec 1972)
daughter Mary J Steder F 18y Wisconsin (*family records say: Mary J. "Mayme" Steder was born 5 Aug 1886 and died 30 Mar 1967)
daughter Agnes F Steder F 4y Wisconsin (*family records say: Agnes Steder was born 6 Dec 1900 and died 3 Sep 1965)
son Frances J Steder M 2y Wisconsin



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