Zoar Lutheran Church Cemetery 

 

Baker, Edna; born: Aug 3, 1900; died: Oct 25, 1926;
Daughter of Ed Dunlavy, married Victor Arnold Baker

Baker, Victor Arnold; born: c. 1897; died: Jul 6, 1925;
Veteran of World War I

Barten, Heinrich Peter Christoph; born: Nov 20, 1816; died: Feb 10, 1908;
Married Christine Lucia Maria Eickelberg

Barten, Henry William; born: Jul 15, 1856; died: Feb 8, 1944;
Son of Henry and Mary (Eckelberg) Barten

Barten, Lillie; born: Nov 9, 1894; died: Oct 20, 1981;
Daughter of Reinhold and Ida (Newmann) Krueger, married Ludwig Henry Barten, Apr 25, 1943

Barten, Louise Wilhelmine; born: Nov 30, 1860; died: May 31, 1945;
Daughter of John Wilhelm and Maria (Find) Meyer, married Henry William Barten Oct 28, 1879

Barten, Ludwig Henry; born: Feb 10, 1882; died: Mar 29, 1955;
Son of Henry William and Louise Wilhelmine (Meyer) Barten

Barten, Maria; born: Nov 9, 1827; died: Oct 30, 1918;
Daughter of Frederick Eckelberg, married Heinrich Peter Christoph Barten (Christine Lucia Maria Barten)

Berger, Bertha; born: Jun 28, 1884; died: Jan 18, 1985;
Daughter of Louis Jacob Daniel and Mary (Kasper) Meyer, married Edwin H. Berger, Jan 15, 1907

Berger, Brian F.; born: May 12, 1961; died: Sep 30, 2002; (tombstone photo)
Son of James and Mae Belle (Schuette) Berger

Berger, Daniel J.; born: Dec 6, 1915; died: Aug 26, 2011;
Son of Edwin and Bertha (Meyer) Berger, married Lillie Mae Fischer Aug 25, 1946

Berger, Edwin H.; born: Jan 4, 1881; died: Apr 9, 1943;
Son of John Berger

Berger, Emmett; born: Dec 10, 1908; died: Nov 20, 2005;
Son of Edwin and Bertha (Meyer) Berger

Berger, Hattie; born: Feb 5, 1908; died: Jun 18, 1999;
Daughter of Joseph and Rosie (Machalek) Glueck, married Emmett Berger, Oct 25, 1933

Berger, Henriette; born: Apr 28, 1844; died: Jan 7, 1908;
Married John Berger

Berger, James S., Sr.; born: Sep 13, 1922; died: Sep 27, 2012;
Son of Edwin and Bertha (Meyer) Berger, married Mae Belle Schuette

Berger, John; born: Jul 8, 1851; died: Jun 21, 1934;

Berger, Lillie Mae; born: May 16, 1920; died: Feb 28, 2013;
Daughter of Ernst and Agnes (Lange) Fischer, married Daniel Berger Aug 25, 1946

Berger, Mae Belle; born: Jan 4, 1925; died: jan 26, 2013;
Daughter of Hugo and Odilia (Warschak) Schuette, married James Samuel Berger Feb 1, 1942

Berger, Robert Marshall; born: Feb 6, 1963; died: Feb 13, 2006;
Son of Curtis and Bobbie Berger

Bock, Charles; born: Jun 5, 1869; died: Jan 14, 1919;
Son of August and Lena (Waak) Bock

Bock, Louise; born: Jan 17, 1869; died: Jan 1, 1956;
Daughter of Henry and Pauline (Kretzschmar) Eckardt, married Charles Bock

Brending, Edward; born: Oct 17, 1952; died: Sep 11, 2003;
Son of Edward and Annie (Kmiec) Brending, called Cat

Buechmann, Herbert Louis Fred; born: Jun 26, 1907; died: Jan 3, 1912;
Son of Emil and Mary (Grabow) Buechmann [His obit gives a death date of Dec 2, 1911]

Diedrich, Emma; born: Feb 4, 1865; died: Jul 15, 1941;
Daughter of Louis Jacob Daniel "J.D." and Mary (Kasper) Meyer, married Frank Henry Diedrich

Diedrich, Frank Henry; born: Sep 16, 1863; died: Nov 21, 1956;
Son of Heinrich Wilhelm and Anna (Kurzleben) Diedrich

Fischer, Vercy; born: Feb 6, 1907; died: Nov 5, 1999;
Daughter of Ernst and Agnes (Lange) Fischer

Frank, David Richard; born: Aug 8, 1939; died: Nov 13, 2007;
Son of Dennis and Hillean Julia (Kotzebue) Frank, married Emily Birdwell Mar 18, 1960

Frank, Dellean; born: Jan 6, 1932; died: Nov 5, 1932;
Daughter of Dennis and Hillean Julia (Kotzebue) Frank

Frank, Dennis; born: Jul 11, 1907; died: Nov 25, 1994;
Son of Richard and Mathilda (Krumrey) Frank

Frank, Hillean; born: Jan 9, 1914; died: Nov 11, 2009;
Daughter of Hillie and Lena (Miller) Kotzebue, married Dennis Frank Feb 15, 1931

Grabow, Fredericke; born: Apr 30, 1851; died: Sep 23, 1932;
Née Venghaus, married Louis Grabow, Jan 16, 1873

Grabow, Friedrich; born: Mar 14, 1845; died: Feb 17, 1916;

Grabow, Ida; born: Sep 28, 1852; died: Jun 27, 1919;
Daughter of Frank and Mary (Koehn) Stahl, married Friedrich Grabow Jan 21, 1875

Grabow, Louis; born: Nov 10, 1849; died: Sep 25, 1932;

Grabow, Paul Louis Edward; born: Feb 26, 1908; died: Aug 11, 1910;
Son of Fred and Maria (Max) Grabow

Hodge, Elie Franklin Jr.; born: Mar 15, 1913; died: Oct 18, 2005;
Son of Elie Franklin and Alma (Hassler) Hodge, veteran of World War II

Howe, Arthur Louis.; born: Dec 27, 1889; died: Jun 4, 1918;
Son of Charles and Mary (Iselt) Howe

Howe, Charles; born: Mar 30, 1862; died: Feb 8, 1935;
Son of Charles Howe

Howe, Mary; born: Aug 15, 1862; died: Jun 15, 1951;
Daughter of Johann "John" and Fredericke Johanna "Jane" (Grabow) Iselt, married Charles Howe

Iselt, Fredericke Johanna; born: Aug 8, 1843; died: Mar 28, 1926; (tombstone photo)
Née Grabow, married Johann Iselt Jan 12, 1862, called Jane

Iselt, Johann; born: Jun 8, 1835; died: Jun 11, 1914; (tombstone photo)
Married Fredericke Johanna Grabow Jan 12, 1862

Kansteiner, Anna; born: Aug 19, 1876; died: Jan 7, 1949;
Daughter of Louis and Fredericke (Venghaus) Grabow, married Fritz Kansteiner Nov 5, 1896

Kansteiner, Elise; born: Jan 8, 1882; died: Apr 6, 1948;
Daughter of Louis Jacob Daniel "J.D." and Mary (Kasper) Meyer, married Phillip H. Kansteiner Nov 5, 1901

Kansteiner, Elizabeth; born: Dec 23, 1876; died: Mar 21, 1933;
Née Becker, married Louis Kansteiner in 1896 (his second wife)

Kansteiner, Fritz; born: Feb 17, 1871; died: Nov 7, 1937;
Son of Friedrich Wilhelm and Henrietta (Buescher) Kansteiner

Kansteiner, Henry; born: Jan 14, 1868; died: Dec 15, 1935;
Son of Johann Heinrich and Maria (Moska) Kansteiner

Kansteiner, Herbert Rudolph; born: Oct 18, 1920; died: Jun 24, 1967;
Son of Louis and Elizabeth (Becker) Kansteiner, veteran of World War II

Kansteiner, Ida; born: Oct 17. 1873; died: Oct 12, 1950;
Daughter of Louis and Fredericke (Venghaus) Grabow, married Henry Kansteiner

Kansteiner, Louis; born: Feb 9, 1862; died: Apr 10, 1933;

Kansteiner, Lucille; born: Jan 23, 1918; died: Nov 28, 1970;
Née Jones, veteran of World War II, killed in an automobile accident

Kansteiner, Phillip H.; born: Jun 28, 1876; died: Feb 6, 1971;
Son of Friedrich Wilhelm and Henrietta (Buescher) Kansteiner

Kansteiner, Willie Henry; born: Oct 25, 1911; died: Jul 8, 1916;
Son of Louis and Elizabeth (Becker) Kansteiner

Kotzebue, Bertha; born: Jan 31, 1842; died: Sep 20, 1928;
Nee Kurzleben, married Julius Kotzebue

Kotzebue, Julius; born: Dec 17, 1843; died: Jan 12, 1918;
Son of John Kotzebue

Ladusch, Bertha M.; born: Sep 22, 1881; died: Jan 19, 1955;
Daughter of Carl August and Sophie Emilie (Grabow) Ladusch

Ladusch, Carl August; born: Feb 12, 1838; died: Nov 9, 1924;

Ladusch, Hermann C.; born: Apr 27, 1886; died: Aug 1, 1966;
Son of Carl August and Sophie Emilie (Grabow) Ladusch

Ladusch, Sophie Emilie; born: Oct 31, 1847; died: Oct 21, 1932;
Née Grabow, married Carl August Ladusch

Lilie, Alice L.; born: Feb 17, 1914; died: Feb 17, 1973;
Daughter of Hugo and Lydia (Barten) Meyer, married Herbert Lilie, killed in an automobile accident

Lilie, Darius D.; born: May 7, 1954; died: May 7, 1954;
Son of Herbert and Alice L. (Meyer) Lilie

Lilie, Darryl T. Jr.; born: Jan 16, 1975; died: Mar 17. 1983;
Son of Darryl T. and Sarah (Scott) Lilie

Lillie, Darryl T. Sr.; born: Oct 14, 1945; died Oct 24, 2013;
Son of Herbert and Alice Meyer Lilie, married Sarah Scott

Lilie, Herbert; born: Apr 9, 1910; died: Sep 2, 1994;
Son of Fritz and Ida (Bowe) Lilie

Lilie, Lavo; born: Jun 14, 1935; died: Jun 14, 1935;
Son of Herbert and Alice L. (Meyer) Lilie

Lilie, Marialice E.; born: Jan 15, 1951; died: Jan 17, 1951;
Daughter of Herbert and Alice L. (Meyer) Lilie

Litzmann, Norma E.; born: Sep 27, 1911; died: Oct 21, 1984;
Daughter of Herman and Ernestine (Dabelgott) Meyer, married Werner J. Litzmann, Jun 4, 1929

Litzmann, Werner J.; born: May 27, 1908; died: Sep 19, 1970;
Son of Gus A. and Elly (Johse) Litzmann

Luedecke, Hedwig Maria; born: Oct 18, 1890; died: Jun 18, 1975;
Daughter of William and Illian (Dunlavy) Meyer, married Otto Carl Luedecke, Oct 21, 1913

Luedecke, Lester; born: Feb 11, 1915; died: May 18, 1916 (tombstone photo)
Son of Otto Carl and Hedwig (Meyer) Luedecke [Death certificate states he died May 19, 1916]

Luedecke, Otto Carl; born: Jul 12, 1887; died: Aug 22, 1972;
Son of August and Annie (Ashorn) Luedecke

Maertz, Ruben W.; born: Oct 9, 1909; died: May 19, 2001;
Son of Anton and Jesie (Miller) Maertz

Maertz, Ruby Belle; born: May 14, 1910; died: Jan 26, 1997;
Daughter of Elie Franklin and Alma (Hassler) Hodge, married Ruben W. Maertz, Oct 21, 1931

Meyer-Hadley, Betty L.; born: Mar 15, 1940; died: May 20, 2007;
Daughter of Erwin and Lodima (Garling) Eckelberg, married David B. Meyer, married John Hadley

Meyer, Connie Ann; born: Jun 21, 1952; died: Jun 8, 1953;
Daughter of Herbert and Estella (Stuessel) Meyer

Meyer, David Barten; born: Aug 3, 1938; died: Feb 11, 1994;
Son of Homer Edwin and Elsie Marie (Barten) Meyer

Meyer, Elsie Marie; born: Jun 22, 1910; died: May 13, 2005;
Daughter of Herman and Emma (Brune) Barten, married Homer E. Meyer, Dec 17, 1929

Meyer, Ernestine; born: Jun 24, 1872; died: Jan 13, 1955;
Daughter of Fritz and Marie (Schroeder) Dabelgott, married Herman Meyer, Dec 2, 1890

Meyer, Estella Alberta; born: Sep 26, 1917; died Jul 3, 2011;
Daughter of Edwin and Annie Stuessel, married Herbert Meyer May 30, 1944

Meyer, Helene; born: Jan 25, 1884; died: Mar 3, 1959;
Daughter of August and Maria (Berger) Roeder, married Henry Meyer Dec 20. 1906 [Death certificate gives birth date as Jun 25, 1884 and father's name as Herman and mother's as Mary]

Meyer, Henry F.; born: Apr 13, 1877; died: Nov 21, 1965;
Son of Louis Jacob Daniel "J.D." and Mary (Kasper) Meyer

Meyer, Herbert; born: Oct 8, 1908; died: Feb 4, 1997;
Son of Herman and Ernestine (Dabelgott) Meyer

Meyer, Herman; born: Oct 13, 1867; died: Feb 27, 1940;
Son of Louis Jacob Daniel "J.D." and Mary (Kasper) Meyer

Meyer, Homer; born: Sep 27, 1905; died: Feb 5, 1996;
Son of Herman and Ernestine (Dabelgott) Meyer

Meyer, Homer Ellis; born: Aug 27, 1934; died: Dec 17, 1955;
Son of Homer and Elsie (Barten) Meyer, killed in an automobile accident

Meyer, Hugo D.; born: Nov 14, 1891; died: Feb 27, 1978;
Son of Herman and Ernestine (Dablegott) Meyer

Meyer, Illian; born: Nov 17, 1869; died: Nov 10, 1961;
Née Dunlavy, married William Meyer

Meyer, Larry Gene; born: Nov 19, 1946; died: Aug 1, 1948;
Son of Herbert and Estella (Stuessel) Meyer

Meyer, Louis; born: Feb 21, 1859; died: Feb 14, 1947;
Son of Johann Wilhelm and Maria (Find) Meyer

Meyer, Louis Jacob Daniel; born: Mar 11, 1847; died: Oct 17, 1922;
Son of Johann Wilhelm and Maria (Find) Meyer, known as J. D. or Daniel

Meyer, Lydia E.; born: Dec 29, 1891; died: Mar 21, 1974;
Daughter of Henry and Louise (Meyer) Barten, married Hugo D. Meyer, Sep 14, 1913

Meyer, Mary; born: Sep 13, 1846; died: Jul 9, 1939;
Daughter of Georg and Magdalena Kasper, married Louis Jacob Daniel "J.D." Meyer

Meyer, Nora W.; born: Oct 5, 1863; died: Jan 23, 1936;
Daughter of Bock and Helen (Kurtileden) Dunlavy, married Louis Meyer Dec 19, 1882 [Parents' names from death certificate]

Meyer, Ruby; born: Jan 12, 1945; died: Jan 12, 1945;
Daughter of Herbert and Estella (Stuessel) Meyer

Meyer, Walter Herman; born: Sep 18, 1894; died: Feb 12, 1959;
Son of William J. and Illian (Dunlavy) Meyer, drowned in a tank

Meyer, William J.; born: Apr 21, 1867; died: Sep 9, 1929;
Son of Johann Wilhelm and Maria Margrothe Henriette (Find) Meyer

Meyer, Willie D.; born: Sep 13, 1883; died: Feb 2, 1929; (tombstone photo)
Son of Louis and Nora (Dunlavy) Meyer [Mother's name from death certificate]

Nelson, William A.; born: Jun 27, 1919; died: Sep 17, 1985;
Son of Willie Herman and Teckla Annie (Braden) Nelson

Nelson, Wilma; born: Jan 8, 1918; died: Nov 13, 2003;
Daughter of Hugo and Lydia (Barten) Meyer…married William Nelson, Jun 27, 1939

Neuendorff, Beatrice; born: Jan 18, 1927; died: Jan 27, 1998;
Daughter of Hugo and Lydia (Barten) Meyer, married Ellis A. Neuendorff, Oct 18, 1951

Neuendorff, Ellis A.; born: Jun 30, 1918; died: Apr 18, 1999;
Son of August and Dora (Witte) Neuendorff

Rodgers, Alton E.; born: Sep 24, 1921; died: May 28, 1958;
Son of Edgar and Annie (Ehlert) Rodgers, veteran of World War II, killed in a gravel pit accident

Rodgers, Bernice; born: Mar 16, 1924; died: Jul 14, 2012;
Daughter of Charles and Hedwig "Hattie" (Meyer) Luedecke, married Alton E. Rodgers Nov 17, 1946

Schuette, August; born: Dec 20, 1854; died: Nov 8, 1933;

Schuette, Julianna; born: Dec 12, 1858; died: Aug 27, 1940;
Daughter of August Korth, married August Schuette

Scott, Julia M.; born: Dec 20, 1912; died: Apr 8, 1993;
Daughter of Henry Earl and Isabel Cleo (Payton) Douglas, married Eustace Scott, Nov 29, 1946

Theuman, Alexander Charles; born: Oct 30, 1869; died: May 22, 1942;
Son of Ernest Ludwig and Maria Carolina (Palm) Theuman

Theuman, Elizabeth A.; born: Nov 27, 1872; died: Sep 13, 1918;
Née Dunlavy, married Alexander Charles Theuman, Jul 10, 1895 (Eliese Alina)

Theuman, Ernest Ludwig; born: Jun 12, 1833; died: Jan 13, 1909;
Married Karoline Palm, Confederate veteran

Theuman, Maria Carolina; born: Oct 30, 1845; died: Jan 20, 1920;
Daughter of Christoph Heinrich George and Wilhelmina (Koehn) Palm, married Ernest Ludwig Theuman, Sep 24, 1865

Thurman, Marvin Jerrell; born: Jul 22, 1951; died: Jan 15, 1978;
Son of B.I. and Peggy (Dees) Thurman, killed in an automobile accident

Wright, Henry; born: Jul 29, 1913; died: Apr 4, 1999;
Son of Will and Mattie (Cullens) Wright

Wright, Judy Faye; born: Mar 17, 1951; died: Jan 4, 2005;
Daughter of Johnnie George and Vlasta Hermina (Macat) Syptak, married Everett Wright, Jun 26, 1971

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Mentz Lutherans Form Cemetery Association

Zoar Lutheran church congregation of Mentz, or, Bachelor Hill, has been transformed into the Zoar 'Lutheran Cemetery association because members are uniting with Lutheran churches in Cat Spring, Sealy and Columbus and no service are conducted at the Mentz church, according to an announcement from Homer Meyer, secretary of the cemetery association.
As a cemetery association, the church building, grounds and cemetery will be maintained and membership has been thrown open to families who were not members of the congregation, such families being required to pay an admission fee of $5 each, the announcement stated.
Grave plots may be sold to nonmembers at the discretion of the association's council.
Hugo Meyer was elected president of the council, Homer Meyer secretary and Emmet Berger will serve as treasurer.
Colorado County Citizen, November 15, 1951

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