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Catherine Elizabeth Scherrer
Born : 10 Jun 1879
New Munster, WI
Died : 18 Nov 1958
Elkhorn, WI
Age:79y 5m 8d
Father :
unknown
Mother :
unknown
Married :
Ancestors of Joseph Althoff Descendants of Joseph Althoff Joseph Althoff (1875-1958)
on 16 Oct 1900
in St. Alphonsus, New Munster, WI
Children :
Ancestors of Frank Althoff Frank Althoff (1902-1914)
Ancestors of Edward Althoff Descendants of Edward Althoff Edward Althoff (1904-1984)
Ancestors of Leon Althoff Descendants of Leon Althoff Leon Althoff (1907-1984)
Ancestors of John Althoff Descendants of John Althoff John Althoff (1913-2001)
Ancestors of Mary Althoff Mary Althoff (1915-1995)
Database ID : 3668
Last Update : 2020-01-13
Record Owner : rudy.r
Rel. to Owner : None

Date : 22 Nov 1958
Location : St. George Cemetery, Kenosha, WI

Mrs. Catherine Althoff, 79, Dies at Elkhorn

 

Mrs. Catherine Althoff, 79, widow of the late Joseph Althoff, died Tuesday evening at Walworth County Hospital in Elkhorn following a long illness.

A native Of New Munster, Wis., she was born June 10, 1879, daughter of the late John and Mary Kerkman Scherrer, and received her education in schools there. On Oct. 16, 1900, she married Joseph Althoff who died on July 25, of this year.

Survivors include three sons and a daughter, Edward, Leon and John Althoff, all of Kenosha; and Miss Mary, Nowata, Okla.; six sisters and two brothers, Sister M. Lydia, Ayrshire, Ia.; Miss Elizabeth, Miss Agnes, Miss Anna Scherrer, Mrs. Josephine Meurer and Mrs. Theresa Dorn, all of Kenosha; John Scherrer, Kenosha; and Frank, Arvada, Colo.

She was also preceded in death by a son, Frank, a brother, Henry, and two sisters. Mrs. Carrie Lubeno and Mrs. Mary Epping.


ALTHOFF-Private funeral services for the late Mrs. Catherine Althoff, will be held from the Crossin Funeral Home Saturday morning, November 22nd, at 9:30 o'clock. A solemn requiem high mass will be celebrated at St. Thomas Aquinas church at 10 o'clock. Interment will follow in St. George cemetery.
 
Kenosha Evening News - Nov 20, 1958

No headstone photos



Source - St. Alphonsus, New Munster, WI, Vol 1 - Baptism Records; 1852-1895; Image 286/711

Mary Scherrer - line 32

Katie Scherrer - line 36

Source - Year: 1880; Census Place: Wheatland, Kenosha, Wisconsin; Roll: 1431; Page: 143A; Enumeration District: 085

Katie Scherrer - line 11

Henry Althoff - line 17

Margaret Epping - line 26

Joseph Lenz - line 34

Source - Year: 1900; Census Place: Wheatland, Kenosha, Wisconsin; Page: 1A; Enumeration District: 0009; FHL microfilm: 1241794



Source - Burlington Free Press - Oct 17, 1900

Joseph Althoff - line 82

Source - Year: 1910; Census Place: Wheatland, Kenosha, Wisconsin; Roll: T624_1715; Page: 6B; Enumeration District: 0035; FHL microfilm: 1375728

Gilbert Kerkman - line 57

John Kerkman - line 65

Henry Kerkman - line 75

Joseph Althoff - line 81

Zita Kerkman - line 99

Source - Year: 1920; Census Place: Wheatland, Kenosha, Wisconsin; Roll: T625_1991; Page: 6B; Enumeration District: 31

Joseph Althoff - line 42

Source - Year: 1930; Census Place: Kenosha, Kenosha, Wisconsin; Page: 6A; Enumeration District: 0024; FHL microfilm: 2342311

Katie Scherrer - line 1

Source - Year: 1940; Census Place: Geneva, Walworth, Wisconsin; Roll: m-t0627-04531; Page: 1A; Enumeration District: 64-14

Mrs. Catherine Althoff, 79, Dies at Elkhorn

Mrs. Catherine Althoff, 79, widow of the late Joseph Althoff, died Tuesday evening at Walworth County Hospital in Elkhorn following a long illness.

A native Of New Munster, Wis., she was born June 10, 1879, daughter of the late John and Mary Kerkman Scherrer, and received her education in schools there. On Oct. 16, 1900, she married Joseph Althoff who died on July 25, of this year.

Survivors include three sons and a daughter, Edward, Leon and John Althoff, all of Kenosha; and Miss Mary, Nowata, Okla.; six sisters and two brothers, Sister M. Lydia, Ayrshire, Ia.; Miss Elizabeth, Miss Agnes, Miss Anna Scherrer, Mrs. Josephine Meurer and Mrs. Theresa Dorn, all of Kenosha; John Scherrer, Kenosha; and Frank, Arvada, Colo.

She was also preceded in death by a son, Frank, a brother, Henry, and two sisters. Mrs. Carrie Lubeno and Mrs. Mary Epping.


ALTHOFF-Private funeral services for the late Mrs. Catherine Althoff, will be held from the Crossin Funeral Home Saturday morning, November 22nd, at 9:30 o'clock. A solemn requiem high mass will be celebrated at St. Thomas Aquinas church at 10 o'clock. Interment will follow in St. George cemetery.

Source - Kenosha Evening News - Nov 20, 1958

Research notes for Katie

Sister of Mary Anna Scherrer (1870-1924)
Related to Kerkmans in database -- see Kerkman In-Laws.
Jun 10
1879
Birth
Birth of Catherine Scherrer
Jun
1880
Age 0
Lived in Wheatland, Kenosha, Wisconsin (Census)
Jun
1900
Age 20
Lived in Wheatland, Kenosha, Wisconsin (Census)
Oct 16
1900
Age 21
Married to Joseph Althoff
Apr 30
1902
Age 22
Birth of child, Frank Althoff
May 14
1904
Age 24
Birth of child, Edward Althoff
Aug 02
1907
Age 28
Birth of child, Leon Althoff
Apr
1910
Age 30
Lived in Wheatland, Kenosha, Wisconsin (Census)
Jul 07
1913
Age 34
Birth of child, John Althoff
May 25
1914
Age 34
Death of child, Frank Althoff
Dec 20
1915
Age 36
Birth of child, Mary Althoff
Jan
1920
Age 40
Lived in Wheatland, Kenosha, Wisconsin (Census)
Apr
1930
Age 50
Lived in Kenosha, Kenosha, Wisconsin (Census)
Apr
1940
Age 60
Lived in Geneva, Walworth, Wisconsin (Census)
Jul 25
1958
Age 79
Death of spouse, Joseph Althoff
Nov 18
1958
Age 79
Death of Catherine Scherrer


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