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Henrietta Dorothy Belda

Female 1911 - 2004  (93 years)


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  • Name Henrietta Dorothy Belda 
    Born 23 Oct 1911  Windsor Twp, Dane Co, WI Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Died 22 Dec 2004  Saratoga, CA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried St. Mary's Cemetery, Lost Lake, Dodge Co., WI Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I100  CB_9_7_2017
    Last Modified 4 Aug 2011 

    Father William Frank Belda,   b. 7 Oct 1871, Windsor Twp, Dane Co, WI Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Jun 1950, Sun Prairie, Dane Co, WI Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years) 
    Mother Ida Barbara Conrad,   b. 13 Jan 1876, Hampden Twp, Columbia Co, WI Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Feb 1953, Sun Prairie, Dane Co, WI Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years) 
    Married 10 Oct 1899  St. Joseph's Catholic Church, East Bristol, Dane Co, WI Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F47  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Austin Reak,   b. 11 Jan 1908, Randolph, WI Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Jul 1977, Columbus Hospital, Columbus, Columbia Co, WI Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 69 years) 
    Married 16 Sep 1939  Sacred Hearts of Jesus & Mary Catholic Church, Sun Prairie, Dane Co, WI Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
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     3. Richard Austin Reak,   b. 4 Aug 1944, Randolph, Columbia County, WI Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Aug 2011, Saratoga, CA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 67 years)
     4. Living
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    Last Modified 10 Jun 2003 
    Family ID F156  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Obituary:

      Henrietta (Belda) Reak, age 93, passed away on December 22, 2004, at Our Lady of Fatima Villa in Saratoga, California, after a lengthy illness.

      Born on October 23, 1911, in Wisconsin, to William and Ida (Conrad) Belda, she married Austin Peter Reak in 1939. She and Austin owned and operated the family's dairy farm in Randolph, WI where they resided until his death in 1977.

      She relocated to San Jose, CA in 1978. From 1994 to 2001 Henrietta resided at The Atrium in San Jose, and then Our Lady of Fatima Villa in Saratoga.

      A devoted Catholic, she was an active member of St. Mary's Catholic Church in Lost Lake, WI and later Ascension Catholic Church in Saratoga.

      She enjoyed playing the piano and oil painting.

      She is survived by her five children: Ronald (Beatrice) Reak of Saratoga, CA; Bonita (Robert) Pickhardt of Campbell, CA; Rick (Katherine) Reak of Marina del Rey, CA; Roger (Donna) Reak of Dublin, CA; Robert (Stacey) Reak of Dayton, NV; 7 grandchildren and 2 great grandchildren; and numerous cousins, nieces and nephews.

      She was preceded in death by her husband Austin and her four brothers Monsignor Walter, Edmund, Conrad, and Reverend Leo Belda.

      A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated locally at 3 PM, on Thursday, December 23, 2004 at Ascension Catholic Church in Saratoga, CA. A Mass of Christian Burial will also be celebrated at 11 AM, on Monday, January 3, at St. Michaels Catholic Church in Beaver Dam WI.

      Internment will be later at St. Mary's Cemetery in Lost Lake, WI. In lieu of flowers the family suggest a donation in her name to your favorite charity.