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Ruth Gefke

Female 1893 - 1974  (81 years)


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  • Name Ruth Gefke 
    Born 26 Mar 1893  Windsor Twp, Dane Co, WI Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Died 30 Jul 1974  Sun Prairie, Dane Co, WI Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried 1 Aug 1974  Windsor Cemetery, Windsor, WI Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I156  CB_9_7_2017
    Last Modified 15 Jan 2014 

    Father Henry Gefke,   b. 1865,   d. 1956  (Age 91 years) 
    Mother Henrietta,   b. 1859,   d. 1945  (Age 86 years) 
    Family ID F2444  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Gayle Stanerson,   b. Abt 1881,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Last Modified 24 Jan 2009 
    Family ID F2445  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Louis Hahn,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Last Modified 24 Jan 2009 
    Family ID F2446  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 3 Clemens Peter Batz, Sr.,   b. 26 Nov 1894, Bristol, Dane Co, WI Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Nov 1964, Sun Prairie, Dane Co, WI Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 69 years) 
    Married Abt 1955 
    Last Modified 24 Jan 2009 
    Family ID F4  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Obituary:
      Batz, Ruth Hahn

      SUN PRAIRIE - Mrs. Ruth Hahn Batz of Sun Prairie, died unexpectedly on Tuesday, July 30, 1974, at a Sun Prairie nurslng home. Ruth was born in Madison, the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Henry Gefke.

      She was a graduate of DeForest High School. She was employed by the State Board of Health for over 20 years. She was a member of Windsor Congregational Church, its' Martha Circle, and the Sun Prairie Colonial Club.

      Survivors Include a sister, Mrs. Elmer (Edna) Culver, Madison, and three brothers, Jerome N.Gefke, Milwaukee, Leonard C. Gefke, and Edward J Gefke, both of Madison.

      She was preceded in death by her 3 husbands, Gayle Stanerson, Louis Hahn and Clemens Batz.

      Funeral services will be held at WINDSOR CONGREGATIONAL CHURCH, Windsor, at 1:30 p.m. on Thursday, Aug. 1, Burial in Windsor Cemetery. Friends may call from 4 to 9 p.m. on Wednesday, July 31 at TUSCHEN FUNERAL HOME, Sun Prairie.