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Gilbert John Kerkman
Born : 22 Jul 1902
Wheatland, WI
Died : 11 Jul 1983
Burlington, WI
Age:80y 11m 19d
Father :
unknown
Mother :
unknown
Married :
Ancestors of Armella Busch Descendants of Armella Busch Armella Busch (1905-1984)
on 06 Feb 1929
in St. Alphonsus, New Munster, WI
Children :
Ancestors of Walter Kerkman Walter Kerkman (1929-1933)
Ancestors of Ella Kerkman Descendants of Ella Kerkman Ella Kerkman (1931-2017)
Ancestors of Wally Kerkman Descendants of Wally Kerkman Wally Kerkman (1934-2015)
Ancestors of Elaine Kerkman Elaine Kerkman (1935-2013)
Living Relative
Ancestors of Gerald Kerkman Gerald Kerkman (1938-1958)
Living Relative
Database ID : 918
Last Update : 2019-09-14
Record Owner : rudy.r
Rel. to Owner : None

Date : 14 Jul 1983
Location : St. Alphonsus Catholic Cemetery, New Munster, WI

Gilbert J. Kerkman

 

Gilbert J. Kerkman, 81, Route 7, Burlington, died Monday (July 11, 1983) at Memorial Hospital in Burlington.

The son of the late Mr. and Mrs. John (Rose Hofner) Kerkman, he was born on July 22, 1902 in the Town of Wheatland. He spent his early life and attended schools in New

Munster.

He married Armella Rose Busch on Feb. 6, 1929. in St. Alphonsus Catholic Church. New Munster. The couple operated a farm in Slades Corners after their marriage.

He was a member of St. Alphonsus Church and the Holy Name Society of the parish, Catholic Order of Foresters, Wheatland Fire Department and the Pure Milk Association.

Surviving are his wife; two sons, Walter and Norman, both of Slades Corners; three daughters, Mrs. Donald (Ella Mae) Butler and Elaine Kerkman, both of Slades Corners, and Mrs. Glenn (Shirley) Borst, Pell Lake; five brothers, Victor, Claude and Ralph, all of New Munster, and Andrew and John, both of Burlington; two sisters, Mrs. Cordella Lois, New Munster, and Mrs. Florence Kiekenbusch, Burlington; 17 grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by two sons, a brother and a granddaughter.

KERKMAN-Funeral services for the late Gilbert J. Kerkman, of Rt. 7, Burlington, WI, will be held on Thurs., at 10:30 A.M. from St. Alphonsus Catholic Church, New Munster, WI. Interment in St. Alphonsus Cemetery. Friends may call from 6 to 9 P.M. on Wed., at McCarthy-Koening Funeral Home, 101 E. State St., Burlington, WI. Rosary service at 8 P.M. on Wed.
 
Kenosha News - Jul 12, 1983

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Source - St. Alphonsus, New Munster, WI, Vol 2 - Baptism Records; 1896-1920; Image 375/711

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

Harry Lois - line 1

Leo Barbian - line 18

Gilbert Kerkman - line 19

Alvin Lois - line 22

Arlene Kerkman - line 27

Source - Year: 1930; Census Place: Wheatland, Kenosha, Wisconsin; Page: 4A; Enumeration District: 0035; FHL microfilm: 2342312

Beatrice Gandt - line 7

Gilbert Kerkman - line 15

Leo Barbian - line 27

Edward Richter - line 28

Source - Year: 1940; Census Place: Wheatland, Kenosha, Wisconsin; Roll: m-t0627-04488; Page: 6A; Enumeration District: 30-49

Gilbert J. Kerkman

Gilbert J. Kerkman, 81, Route 7, Burlington, died Monday (July 11, 1983) at Memorial Hospital in Burlington.

The son of the late Mr. and Mrs. John (Rose Hofner) Kerkman, he was born on July 22, 1902 in the Town of Wheatland. He spent his early life and attended schools in New

Munster.

He married Armella Rose Busch on Feb. 6, 1929. in St. Alphonsus Catholic Church. New Munster. The couple operated a farm in Slades Corners after their marriage.

He was a member of St. Alphonsus Church and the Holy Name Society of the parish, Catholic Order of Foresters, Wheatland Fire Department and the Pure Milk Association.

Surviving are his wife; two sons, Walter and Norman, both of Slades Corners; three daughters, Mrs. Donald (Ella Mae) Butler and Elaine Kerkman, both of Slades Corners, and Mrs. Glenn (Shirley) Borst, Pell Lake; five brothers, Victor, Claude and Ralph, all of New Munster, and Andrew and John, both of Burlington; two sisters, Mrs. Cordella Lois, New Munster, and Mrs. Florence Kiekenbusch, Burlington; 17 grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by two sons, a brother and a granddaughter.

KERKMAN-Funeral services for the late Gilbert J. Kerkman, of Rt. 7, Burlington, WI, will be held on Thurs., at 10:30 A.M. from St. Alphonsus Catholic Church, New Munster, WI. Interment in St. Alphonsus Cemetery. Friends may call from 6 to 9 P.M. on Wed., at McCarthy-Koening Funeral Home, 101 E. State St., Burlington, WI. Rosary service at 8 P.M. on Wed.

Source - Kenosha News - Jul 12, 1983

Research notes for Gilbert

Related to other Kerkmans in database - see Kerkman In-Laws

(s/ John L. & Rose, nee Hofner)
Jul 22
1902
Birth
Birth of Gilbert Kerkman
Jan
1920
Age 17
Lived in Wheatland, Kenosha, Wisconsin (Census)

1929
Age 26
Birth of child, Walter Kerkman
Feb 06
1929
Age 26
Married to Armella Busch
Apr
1930
Age 27
Lived in Wheatland, Kenosha, Wisconsin (Census)
Jun 25
1931
Age 28
Birth of child, Ella Kerkman
Jan 27
1933
Age 30
Death of child, Walter Kerkman
Mar 19
1934
Age 31
Birth of child, Wally Kerkman
Dec 11
1935
Age 33
Birth of child, Elaine Kerkman
Oct 11
1938
Age 36
Birth of child, Gerald Kerkman
Apr
1940
Age 37
Lived in Wheatland, Kenosha, Wisconsin (Census)
Nov 08
1958
Age 56
Death of child, Gerald Kerkman
Jul 11
1983
Age 80
Death of Gilbert Kerkman


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