Winkelman-Bruckerhoff



First Generation



1. Theodore Winkelman was born on 5 July 1819 in Dengden, Kries Roken, Prussia, died on 23 April 1903 in Starkenburg, Montgomery County, Missouri at age 83, and was buried in St. Martin's Catholic Cemetery in Starkenburg, Montgomery County, Missouri.

General Notes: Theodore enrolled as a Corporal on October 15, 1864 at Wellsville, Missouri in the 67 Regiment, Captain Kendrick's Company F, Enrolled Missouri, Militia. Ordered into service on October 15, 1864 by Col. Canfield. Relieved from duty on December 2, 1864. Forty-seven days active duty. Union Army.

Theodore married Hendrina (Mendina) Schluess. Hendrina was born on 22 February 1830 in Kreis Rees, Rhine, Prussia, died on 7 December 1915 in Starkenburg, Montgomery County, Missouri at age 85, and was buried in St. Martin's Catholic Cemetery in Starkenburg, Montgomery County, Missouri.

Children from this marriage were:

+ 2 F    i. Theodora Winkelman was born on 22 August 1855, died on 18 June 1930 at age 74, and was buried in St. Martin's Catholic Cemetery in Starkenburg, Montgomery County, Missouri.

+ 3 M    ii. Theodore Winkelman was born on 10 January 1857 in Bluffton, Montgomery County, Missouri, died on 1 December 1931 at age 74, and was buried in St. Martin's Catholic Cemetery in Starkenburg, Montgomery County, Missouri.

   4 F    iii. Elizabeth Winkelman was born on 23 June 1861, died on 9 June 1929 at age 67, and was buried in St. Martin's Catholic Cemetery in Starkenburg, Montgomery County, Missouri.

General Notes: She died of apoplexy.

Elizabeth married Ben. H. Eldringhoff. Ben. was born on 9 December 1860, died on 13 February 1948 at age 87, and was buried in St. Martin's Catholic Cemetery in Starkenburg, Montgomery County, Missouri.

General Notes: Ben was the son of Henry Eldringhoff and Amelia A. Hill.

Children born to Ben and Elisabeth were; August, Hugo Frank, Walter J., Frederick, George Martin, Otto, Alfred, and Adolph.

Ben was a farmer. He died of Mitral Insufficiency.

   5 F    iv. Cathrine Winkelman was born on 8 March 1865, died on 7 September 1943 at age 78, and was buried in St. Martin's Catholic Cemetery in Starkenburg, Montgomery County, Missouri.

Cathrine married August Bernet. August was born on 28 March 1874, died on 12 October 1933 at age 59, and was buried in St. Martin's Catholic Cemetery in Starkenburg, Montgomery County, Missouri.

   6 M    v. Bernard Winkelman was born on 22 January 1869 in Montgomery County, Missouri, died on 15 November 1934 at age 65, and was buried on 19 November 1934 in St. Joseph Catholic Cemetery in Rhineland, Montgomery County, Missouri.

Bernard married Elizabeth Steldeman. Elizabeth was born on 20 May 1877, died on 2 October 1923 in Montgomery County, Missouri at age 46, and was buried in St. Joseph Catholic Cemetery in Rhineland, Montgomery County, Missouri.

+ 7 F    vi. Clara Winkelman was born on 6 November 1871 in Starkenburg, Montgomery County, Missouri, died on 13 March 1913 at age 41, and was buried on 15 March 1913 in St. Martin's Catholic Cemetery in Starkenburg, Montgomery County, Missouri.

Second Generation


2. Theodora Winkelman (Theodore1) was born on 22 August 1855, died on 18 June 1930 at age 74, and was buried in St. Martin's Catholic Cemetery in Starkenburg, Montgomery County, Missouri.

General Notes: She died of congestion of the liver and bowels with a possibility of malignancy. Contributory (to her death), a light paralytic stroke.

Theodora married Gerhard Bruckerhoff. Gerhard was born in 1841 in Loikum, Wesel. Nordrhein-Westfalen Deutschland, died on 29 December 1890 at age 49, and was buried in St. Martin's Catholic Cemetery in Starkenburg, Montgomery County, Missouri.

Noted events in his life were:

• Occupation: farmer.

Children from this marriage were:

+ 8 M    i. Joseph L. Bruckerhoff was born on 27 May 1878 in Montgomery County, Missouri, died in December 1967 in Hermann, Gasconade County, Missouri at age 89, and was buried in St. George Catholic Cemetery in Hermann, Gasconade County, Missouri.

+ 9 M    ii. Theodore Bruckerhoff was born on 7 August 1879 in Montgomery County, Missouri, died on 8 October 1972 in Montgomery County, Missouri at age 93, and was buried in St. Joseph Catholic Cemetery in Rhineland, Montgomery County, Missouri.

+ 10 M    iii. John Bruckerhoff was born on 17 February 1881 in Montgomery County, Missouri, died on 2 November 1970 at age 89, and was buried in Mount Hope Cemetery in Perryville, Perry County, Missouri.

+ 11 M    iv. Clemens Joseph Bruckerhoff was born on 23 November 1882 in Montgomery County, Missouri, died on 9 May 1972 at age 89, and was buried in St. Mary's Cemetery in St. Mary, Ste. Genevieve County, Missouri.

+ 12 M    v. Philip Bruckerhoff was born on 31 October 1884 in Montgomery County, Missouri, died on 9 May 1971 at age 86, and was buried in St. Joseph Catholic Cemetery in Rhineland, Montgomery County, Missouri.

   13 F    vi. Mary Bruckerhoff was born about 1886 in Montgomery County, Missouri.

   14 F    vii. Annie Bruckerhoff was born about 1888 in Montgomery County, Missouri.

+ 15 M    viii. Anton Bruckerhoff was born on 24 October 1889, died on 4 December 1975 at age 86, and was buried in St. Joseph Catholic Cemetery in Rhineland, Montgomery County, Missouri.

Theodora next married William Koenig on 5 July 1904. William was born on 15 June 1849 in Prussia (now Deutschland), died on 15 December 1931 in Mokane, Callaway County, Missouri at age 82, and was buried in St. Martin's Catholic Cemetery in Starkenburg, Montgomery County, Missouri.

3. Theodore Winkelman (Theodore1) was born on 10 January 1857 in Bluffton, Montgomery County, Missouri, died on 1 December 1931 at age 74, and was buried in St. Martin's Catholic Cemetery in Starkenburg, Montgomery County, Missouri. The cause of his death was from heart problems.

Noted events in his life were:

• Occupation: farmer.

Theodore married Angelina (Angela) Reymer, daughter of John ( Everardus Joannes) Reymer and Engelina (Angeline) Schulte, on 22 November 1882 in Starkenburg, Montgomery County, Missouri. Angelina was born on 16 January 1862 in Bluffton, Montgomery County, Missouri, died on 1 December 1945 at age 83, and was buried in St. Martin's Catholic Cemetery in Starkenburg, Montgomery County, Missouri.

General Notes: Twin of Rudolph Reymer.


Children from this marriage were:

   16 M    i. Aloysius Winkelman was born about 1884.

+ 17 F    ii. Rosa Josephine Winkelman was born on 6 March 1885, died on 2 June 1954 in St. Mary's Hospital in Jefferson City, Cole County, Missouri at age 69, and was buried on 5 June 1954 in St. Martin's Catholic Cemetery in Starkenburg, Montgomery County, Missouri.

+ 18 M    iii. Julius (Jule) Winkelman was born about 1887.

+ 19 M    iv. August (Gus) Laurent Winkelman was born on 6 August 1888 in Montgomery County, Missouri, died on 29 May 1978 at age 89, and was buried in St. Joseph Catholic Cemetery in Rhineland, Montgomery County, Missouri.

   20 F    v. Female Winkelman was born about 1890.

   21 F    vi. Female Winkelman was born about 1892.

+ 22 M    vii. John Bernard Winkelman was born on 7 March 1894, died on 28 December 1928 in St. Charles, St. Charles County, Missouri at age 34, and was buried in St. Ignatius of Loyola Catholic Church in Marthasville, Missouri.

+ 23 M    viii. Franzeikus S. (Frank) Winkelman was born on 2 December 1898 in Starkenburg, Montgomery County, Missouri, died on 31 August 1966 at age 67, and was buried in St. Martin's Catholic Cemetery in Starkenburg, Montgomery County, Missouri.

7. Clara Winkelman (Theodore1) was born on 6 November 1871 in Starkenburg, Montgomery County, Missouri, died on 13 March 1913 at age 41, and was buried on 15 March 1913 in St. Martin's Catholic Cemetery in Starkenburg, Montgomery County, Missouri. The cause of her death was from blood poisoning (traumatic).

Clara married John H. Struttmann. John was born on 26 February 1873, died on 24 December 1939 in Montgomery County, Missouri at age 66, and was buried in St. Martin's Catholic Cemetery in Starkenburg, Montgomery County, Missouri.

The child from this marriage was:

   24 M    i. Henry Gerd Struttmann was born on 10 August 1904, died on 20 October 1946 in Montgomery County, Missouri at age 42, and was buried on 23 October 1946 in St. Joseph Catholic Cemetery in Rhineland, Montgomery County, Missouri. The cause of his death was from an embolism -heart.

Third Generation


8. Joseph L. Bruckerhoff (Theodora Winkelman2, Theodore1) was born on 27 May 1878 in Montgomery County, Missouri, died in December 1967 in Hermann, Gasconade County, Missouri at age 89, and was buried in St. George Catholic Cemetery in Hermann, Gasconade County, Missouri.

Joseph married Frances Klahs. Frances was born on 27 May 1884, died in August 1976 in Hermann, Gasconade County, Missouri at age 92, and was buried in St. George Catholic Cemetery in Hermann, Gasconade County, Missouri.

Children from this marriage were:

   25 M    i. Gerhard Laurents Bruckerhoff was born on 20 September 1907 in Montgomery County, Missouri, died on 30 August 2001 at age 93, and was buried in St. Martin's Catholic Cemetery in Starkenburg, Montgomery County, Missouri.

Gerhard married Rosella Theresia Daller, daughter of Henry A. Daller and Mary Aleida Pottebaum, on 23 August 1933. Rosella was born on 29 September 1908, died on 19 November 2003 at age 95, and was buried in St. Martin's Catholic Cemetery in Starkenburg, Montgomery County, Missouri.

   26 M    ii. Frank Bruckerhoff was born on 29 January 1909 in Montgomery County, Missouri and died on 5 January 2004 in Montgomery County, Missouri at age 94.

Frank married Verna H. Denner, daughter of Adam G. Denner and Adelheid (Alida) Helen Kolks, on 16 August 1934 in St. Martin's Catholic Church in Starkenburg, Montgomery County, Missouri. Verna was born on 9 July 1907 in Cole County, Missouri and died on 9 February 1996 in Montgomery Twp, Montgomery County, Missouri at age 88.

+ 27 M    iii. Bernard John Bruckerhoff was born on 7 January 1911, died on 20 July 2007 in Owensville, Gasconade County, Missouri at age 96, and was buried in Immaculate Conception Cemetery in Owensville, Missouri.

   28 F    iv. Gertrude Mary Bruckerhoff was born on 5 August 1912 in Montgomery County, Missouri, died on 28 September 1912 in Montgomery County, Missouri, and was buried on 29 September 1912 in St. Martin's Catholic Cemetery in Starkenburg, Montgomery County, Missouri.

+ 29 M    v. Lawrence Joseph Bruckerhoff was born on 7 February 1914 in Montgomery County, Missouri, died on 12 June 2003 in New Haven Care Center in New Haven, Missouri at age 89, and was buried in St. George Catholic Cemetery in Hermann, Gasconade County, Missouri.

   30 M    vi. Albert H. Bruckerhoff was born on 4 February 1916 in Montgomery County, Missouri, died on 1 September 1997 at age 81, and was buried in St. Martin's Catholic Cemetery in Starkenburg, Montgomery County, Missouri.

+ 31 F    vii. Regina Mildred Bruckerhoff was born on 23 June 1919 in Montgomery County, Missouri, died on 23 February 2006 in St. Charles, St. Charles County, Missouri at age 86, and was buried in Assumption Church Cemetery in O'Fallon, St. Charles County, Missouri.

   32 M    viii. Martin Phillip Bruckerhoff was born on 7 October 1921 in Montgomery County, Missouri, died on 8 August 1944 at age 22, and was buried in St. Martin's Catholic Cemetery in Starkenburg, Montgomery County, Missouri.

General Notes: Pfc. 119th Infantry, 30 Infantry Division, World War Two.

+ 33 M    ix. George Anthony Bruckerhoff was born on 7 November 1923 in Starkenburg, Montgomery County, Missouri, died on 15 February 2003 in Frene Valley Geriatric & Rehab Center in Hermann, Gasconade County, Missouri at age 79, and was buried on 18 February 2003 in St. George Catholic Cemetery in Hermann, Gasconade County, Missouri.

   34 F    x. Rita Bruckerhoff .

Rita married Male Gawer.

9. Theodore Bruckerhoff (Theodora Winkelman2, Theodore1) was born on 7 August 1879 in Montgomery County, Missouri, died on 8 October 1972 in Montgomery County, Missouri at age 93, and was buried in St. Joseph Catholic Cemetery in Rhineland, Montgomery County, Missouri.

Noted events in his life were:

• Occupation: farmer.

Theodore married Aleida Johanna Koenig, daughter of Gerhard Koenig and Anna Pottebaum, on 28 October 1907 in St. Martin's Catholic Church in Starkenburg, Montgomery County, Missouri. Aleida was born on 14 June 1886, died on 10 August 1950 in St. Charles County, Missouri at age 64, and was buried in St. Joseph Catholic Cemetery in Rhineland, Montgomery County, Missouri. The cause of her death was from Carcinoma of Uterus with Metastisis.

Children from this marriage were:

+ 35 M    i. Paul Gerhard Bruckerhoff was born on 4 November 1908, died on 12 March 1992 at age 83, and was buried in St. Martin's Catholic Cemetery in Starkenburg, Montgomery County, Missouri.

+ 36 F    ii. Veronica M. Bruckerhoff was born on 15 August 1911, died on 5 May 2004 at age 92, and was buried in St. Martin's Catholic Cemetery in Starkenburg, Montgomery County, Missouri.

   37 F    iii. Brigitta G. Bruckerhoff was born on 1 February 1914, died on 15 December 1988 at age 74, and was buried in Immaculate Conception Cemetery in Augusta, Missouri.

Brigitta married Felix L. Struckhoff. Felix was born on 25 May 1914, died on 27 October 1994 at age 80, and was buried in Immaculate Conception Cemetery in Augusta, Missouri.

+ 38 F    iv. Theresa Ann Bruckerhoff was born on 11 August 1916 in Starkenburg, Montgomery County, Missouri, died on 14 February 2008 in Grandview Healthcare Center in Washington, Franklin County, Missouri at age 91, and was buried in Immaculate Conception Cemetery in Augusta, Missouri.

+ 39 M    v. Norbert A. Bruckerhoff was born on 20 September 1918, died on 7 February 1988 at age 69, and was buried in St. Francis Borgia Catholic Cemetery in Washington, Missouri.

   40 F    vi. Bernice T. Bruckerhoff was born on 16 February 1923, died on 15 May 1977 at age 54, and was buried in Immaculate Conception Cemetery in Augusta, Missouri.

Bernice married Ambrose G. Struckhoff. Ambrose was born on 14 January 1922, died on 15 January 1991 at age 69, and was buried in Immaculate Conception Cemetery in Augusta, Missouri.

10. John Bruckerhoff (Theodora Winkelman2, Theodore1) was born on 17 February 1881 in Montgomery County, Missouri, died on 2 November 1970 at age 89, and was buried in Mount Hope Cemetery in Perryville, Perry County, Missouri.

John married Mary A. Elizabeth Engemann, daughter of Henry Engemann Jr. and Mary Meier. Mary was born on 27 April 1886 in Marthasville, Warren County, Missouri, died on 14 January 1926 at age 39, and was buried on 17 January 1926 in Mount Hope Cemetery in Perryville, Perry County, Missouri.

Children from this marriage were:

+ 41 F    i. Sadie Bruckerhoff was born on 9 January 1908 in Warren County, Missouri, died on 25 August 2005 in Perry County, Missouri at age 97, and was buried on 30 August 2005 in Mount Hope Cemetery in Perryville, Perry County, Missouri.

   42 F    ii. Mary D. Bruckerhoff was born on 29 July 1910 in Case, Warren County, Missouri, died on 20 October 1910 in Bridgeport, Warren County, Missouri, and was buried in St. Anthony's Catholic Cemetery in Warren County, Missouri.

   43 M    iii. Nick H. Bruckerhoff was born on 21 September 1912, died on 1 January 1991 at age 78, and was buried in Mount Hope Cemetery in Perryville, Perry County, Missouri.

   44 F    iv. Rose Bruckerhoff was born about 1915.

Rose married Male Franklin. Male was born about 1915.

+ 45 M    v. William Joseph Bruckerhoff Sr. was born on 17 February 1917 in St. Mary, Ste. Genevieve County, Missouri, died on 25 November 2008 in St. Mary, Ste. Genevieve County, Missouri at age 91, and was buried in Immaculate Conception Cemetery in St. Mary, Missouri.

   46 M    vi. Glennon Bruckerhoff was born in 1919 and died on 15 September 2011 at age 92.

11. Clemens Joseph Bruckerhoff (Theodora Winkelman2, Theodore1) was born on 23 November 1882 in Montgomery County, Missouri, died on 9 May 1972 at age 89, and was buried in St. Mary's Cemetery in St. Mary, Ste. Genevieve County, Missouri.

General Notes: Name: Clemens Bruckerhoff

Event Type:
Draft Registration

Event Date:
1917-1918

Event Place:
Montgomery County, Missouri, United States

Gender:
Male

Birth Date:
23 Nov 1882

Birthplace:
, , United States

Nationality:
United States

Affiliate Publication Title:
World War I Selective Service System Draft Registration Cards

Affiliate Publication Number:
M1509

GS Film number:
1683429

Digital Folder Number:
005151885

Image Number:
02523

Clemens married Estella (Stella) M. Reymer, daughter of Rudolph Reymer and Julia A., on 21 September 1915 in Hermann, Gasconade County, Missouri. Estella was born on 26 August 1889 in Collinsville, Madison County, Illinois, died on 9 March 1968 in Perryville, Perry County, Missouri at age 78, and was buried in St. Mary's Cemetery in St. Mary, Ste. Genevieve County, Missouri.

General Notes: Listed on 1910 Lincoln County, Missouri census as Stella and as the niece of Katharina (Reymer) Edwards.


Children from this marriage were:

   47 M    i. Vincent Bruckerhoff was born on 9 December 1916, died on 29 August 1985 at age 68, and was buried in St. Mary's Cemetery in St. Mary, Ste. Genevieve County, Missouri.

General Notes: No children.

Vincent married Pearl M. Moonier. Pearl was born on 9 January 1906 in Perry County, Missouri, died on 3 January 1992 in Perryville, Perry County, Missouri at age 85, and was buried on 6 January 1992 in Mount Hope Cemetery in Perryville, Perry County, Missouri.

+ 48 M    ii. Sylvan Joseph Bruckerhoff was born on 24 January 1919, died on 11 December 2004 in Ste. Genevieve County Memorial Hospital in Ste. Genevieve, Missouri at age 85, and was buried in Immaculate Conception Cemetery in St. Mary, Missouri.

+ 49 M    iii. Walter C. Bruckerhoff Sr. was born on 25 January 1921 in Mokane, Callaway County, Missouri, died on 27 March 2008 in Sainte Genevieve County, Missouri at age 87, and was buried in Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery in St. Louis County, Missouri.

+ 50 M    iv. Alfred Geraud Bruckerhoff was born on 31 August 1924, died on 29 July 1980 at age 55, and was buried in St. Mary's Cemetery in St. Mary, Ste. Genevieve County, Missouri.

12. Philip Bruckerhoff (Theodora Winkelman2, Theodore1) was born on 31 October 1884 in Montgomery County, Missouri, died on 9 May 1971 at age 86, and was buried in St. Joseph Catholic Cemetery in Rhineland, Montgomery County, Missouri.

Philip married Emma Elizabeth Koenig, daughter of Bernhard Joseph Koenig and Aleida Wilhelmina Pottebaum. Emma was born on 12 December 1888, died on 13 October 1981 at age 92, and was buried in St. Joseph Catholic Cemetery in Rhineland, Montgomery County, Missouri.

Children from this marriage were:

   51 M    i. Infant son Bruckerhoff was born on 22 March 1916, died on 22 March 1916, and was buried in St. Joseph Catholic Cemetery in Rhineland, Montgomery County, Missouri.

   52 M    ii. Rev. Arnold William Bruckerhoff was born on 5 August 1917, died on 1 May 1975 at age 57, and was buried in St. Joseph Catholic Cemetery in Rhineland, Montgomery County, Missouri.

General Notes: Ordained: Sep 18, 1943 at Kenrick Seminary
First Mass: Sep 19, 1943 St Joseph Church, Rhineland, Missouri

   53 F    iii. Infant daughter Bruckerhoff was born on 11 November 1925, died on 11 November 1925, and was buried in St. Joseph Catholic Cemetery in Rhineland, Montgomery County, Missouri.

15. Anton Bruckerhoff (Theodora Winkelman2, Theodore1) was born on 24 October 1889, died on 4 December 1975 at age 86, and was buried in St. Joseph Catholic Cemetery in Rhineland, Montgomery County, Missouri.

Anton married Christina Anna Schluss, daughter of John Schluss and Johanna Struttmann, on 6 October 1914 in St. Martin's Catholic Church in Starkenburg, Montgomery County, Missouri. Christina was born on 9 December 1893, died on 6 August 1961 at age 67, and was buried on 9 August 1961 in St. Joseph Catholic Cemetery in Rhineland, Montgomery County, Missouri. The cause of her death was from breast cancer.

Children from this marriage were:

+ 54 F    i. Selma M. Bruckerhoff was born on 27 June 1915, died on 10 February 2002 in University Medical Center in Columbia, Missouri at age 86, and was buried on 16 February 2002 in St. Joseph Catholic Cemetery in Rhineland, Montgomery County, Missouri.

   55 F    ii. Agatha Appolonia Bruckerhoff was born on 9 February 1920, died on 19 October 2014 in New Haven Care Center in New Haven, Missouri at age 94, and was buried on 25 October 2014 in St. Francis Borgia Catholic Cemetery in Washington, Missouri.

General Notes: Agatha Appolonia Buenemann nee Bruckerhoff
A funeral Mass for Agatha Appolonia Buenemann, nee Bruckerhoff, 94, Washington, will be Saturday, Oct. 25, at 9 a.m. at Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Church, Washington.Interment will follow at St. Francis Borgia Catholic Cemetery, Washington.Visitation will be Friday, Oct. 24, from 4 to 8 p.m. at Miller Funeral Home, Washington.Mrs. Buenemann died Sunday, Oct. 19, 2014, at the New Haven Care Center.

She is survived by three sons, Anthony Buenemann and wife Connie, Dennis Buenemann and wife Kathleen, and Jerome Buenemann and wife Rita; six daughters, Isabella Strubberg and husband Gilbert, Angela Heck and husband Dennis, Alice Kluesner and husband Hubert, Rita Fees and husband Michael, Irene Buenemann, and Esther Blum and husband Joe; other relatives and many friends. The family is being served by Miller Funeral Home, Washington.

She passed away Sunday, October 19, 2014 at the New Haven Care Center. Agatha was born on February 9, 1920 in Rhineland to the late Anton and the late Christina (nee Schluss) Bruckerhoff. She grew up in Rhineland and attended St. Joseph Catholic School.

In her youthful years, she worked at the Blanton and Ballmann Motels in Hermann. These houses served as night rest for drummers while they sold their wares to the surrounding stores and factories. She also worked at the Shoe Factory in Hermann until she was married.

She was united in marriage to the late Harold R. Buenemann on June 28, 1943 at St. Joseph Catholic Church in Rhineland and became a full time housewife and mother to nine children. After her husband died in March of 1962, she provided childcare for pre-schoolers before she went back to school to obtain her GED in October of 1977 at the age of 57. She worked at Hazel and Enduro Binderies from 1977 until 1992. She was an active member of Our Lady of Lourdes parish, volunteering with the St. Bernadette's Lady Sodality and the quilting committee. Community minded, Agatha served at the Ward 2 voting polls as a clerk and a judge. She loved to sew, quilt, and garden and volunteered for years at the Washington Town and Country Fair at the Home Economic Tent supervising the setup of the Food and Gardening division. She also was a 4-H project leader for the Washington Go-Getters overseeing sewing, cooking, and embroidering.

She is survived by three sons, Anthony and wife Connie Buenemann, Dennis and wife Kathleen Buenemann, and Jerome and wife Rita Buenemann; six daughters, Isabella and husband Gilbert Strubberg, Angela and husband Dennis Heck, Alice and husband Hubert Kluesner, Rita and husband Michael Fees, Irene Buenemann, and Esther and husband Joe Blum; twenty-one grandchildren, one step granddaughter, seventeen great grandchildren; one sister Hilda Struckhoff; two sisters in law, Ludy Rettke and Bernice Buenemann; other relatives, neighbors, and Our Lady of Lourdes quilting friends.

She was preceded in death by her husband, parents, eldest sister, Selma Kruse, brother, Alphonse Bruckerhoff, niece, Neomae Kruse, and one step granddaughter, Donette Jackson.

Agatha married Harold R. Buenemann on 28 June 1943 in St. Joseph Catholic Church in Rhineland, Montgomery County, Missouri. Harold was born on 4 April 1920, died on 22 March 1962 at age 41, and was buried in St. Francis Borgia Catholic Cemetery in Washington, Missouri.

   56 F    iii. Hilda Johanna Bruckerhoff was born on 25 April 1922, died on 25 March 2017 at age 94, and was buried in St. Francis Borgia Catholic Cemetery in Washington, Missouri.

General Notes: Hilda J. Struckhoff (nee Bruckerhoff), 94, of Washington, passed away on Saturday, March 25, 2017 at Grandview Care Center. She was born in Rhineland, Missouri on April 25, 1922 to the late Anton and Christina (nee Schluss) Bruckerhoff. Hilda was united in marriage to the late Raymond M. Struckhoff on June 9, 1943 in Rhineland, Missouri.

She was a talented and skilled quilter, and enjoyed hand sewing and embroidering intricately beautiful quilts. She was a member of the St. Francis Borgia Ladies Sodality, Mercy Hospital Auxiliary, a monthly card club, and the Washington Senior Center.

A Funeral Mass will be held on Wednesday, March 29, 2017, 10 am at St. Francis Borgia Catholic Church. Interment will follow at the Church cemetery. Visitation will be on Tuesday, March 28 from 3 until 7 pm at Miller Funeral Home. Memorial donations are appreciated to the Roman Catholic Foundation (SFBRHS Scholarships) or the Friends Foundation (formerly Friends of Emmaus).

Mrs. Struckhoff is survived by four children, Kathleen Hertlein and husband Marvin, Patricia Wolking and husband Bill, Virginia Brinker, and Andrew Struckhoff, all of Washington; six grandchildren; seven great grandchildren; many nieces, nephews, other relatives, and friends.

She was preceded in death by her parents; husband; three siblings, Selma Kruse, Alphonse Bruckerhoff, and Agatha Buenemann; one son in law, David Brinker; and one niece, Neomae Kruse.

Hilda married Raymond Martin Struckhoff on 9 June 1943. Raymond was born on 2 March 1918, died on 9 November 1995 at age 77, and was buried in St. Francis Borgia Catholic Cemetery in Washington, Missouri.

General Notes: Son of Eugene and Selma Struckhoff.

   57 M    iv. Alphonse E. Bruckerhoff was born on 13 September 1928, died on 23 February 2011 in Mizpah Manor Assisted Living in Bridgeton, Missouri at age 82, and was buried on 5 March 2011 in St. Joseph Catholic Cemetery in Rhineland, Montgomery County, Missouri.

General Notes: Alphonse E. Bruckerhoff, 82, of Rhineland, Missouri, passed away on Wednesday, February 23rd, 2011 at Mizpah Manor Assisted Living, Bridgeton, Missouri.

Alphonse was born in Rhineland, Missouri on September 13, 1928, the son of the late Anton and Christina (Schluss) Bruckerhoff.

Alphonse was survived by two sisters, Agatha H. Buenemann and Hilda J. Struckhoff both of Washington, Missouri, and many nieces, nephews and great nieces. He is preceded in death by his parents and sister Selma M. Kruse.

He was a member of Church of the Risen Savior, Rhineland, Missouri. He proudly served in the U.S. Army during the Korean War and was honorably discharged. Alphone was a member of the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers in St. Louis, Missouri and also a member of the Rhineland Missouri American Legion Post 0147. He worked for McDonnell Douglas/Boeing Aircraft as an electrician and retired after 48 years.

Visitation will be Friday 4:00 to 8:00 p.m. at Toedtmann & Grosse Funeral Home, Hermann, Missouri.

Funeral Services will be held at Church of the Risen Savior, Rhineland, Missouri at 10:00 a.m. on Saturday, March 5th, with Father Bill Debo officiating.

Burial will be at St. Joseph's Cemetery, Rhineland, Missouri, with full military honors.

Memorials may be given to Boys/Girls Town of Missouri, masses or St. Joseph Cemetery. C/O Toedtmann-Grosse Funeral Home.

17. Rosa Josephine Winkelman (Theodore2, Theodore1) was born on 6 March 1885, died on 2 June 1954 in St. Mary's Hospital in Jefferson City, Cole County, Missouri at age 69, and was buried on 5 June 1954 in St. Martin's Catholic Cemetery in Starkenburg, Montgomery County, Missouri. The cause of her death was from cachexia and malnutrition.

Rosa married Hugo Herman Wendring, son of Herman Wendring and Catherine Lohmann. Hugo was born on 30 July 1882 in Starkenburg, Montgomery County, Missouri, died on 10 January 1936 in Mokane, Callaway County, Missouri at age 53, and was buried in St. Martin's Catholic Cemetery in Starkenburg, Montgomery County, Missouri. The cause of his death was from a blood clot in brain.

Noted events in his life were:

• Occupation: farmer.

Children from this marriage were:

   58 F    i. Oliva Frances Wendring was born on 15 February 1910, died on 16 September 1910, and was buried on 17 September 1910 in St. Martin's Catholic Cemetery in Starkenburg, Montgomery County, Missouri. The cause of her death was from whooping cough.

   59 F    ii. Alma Mary Wendring was born on 30 March 1913, died on 18 June 1972 at age 59, and was buried in St. Martin's Catholic Cemetery in Starkenburg, Montgomery County, Missouri.

Alma married Emil N. Warner. Emil was born on 7 August 1908, died on 11 October 2009 at age 101, and was buried in St. Martin's Catholic Cemetery in Starkenburg, Montgomery County, Missouri.

General Notes: Parents:
Warner, Nick
____, Sophie

   60 F    iii. Genevieve Gertrude Wendring was born on 5 February 1916, died in August 1972 in Fulton, Callaway County, Missouri at age 56, and was buried in Callaway Memorial Gardens Cemetery in Fulton, Callaway County, Missouri.

Genevieve married Rudie John Fink, son of Michael Fink and Louise Yoost. Rudie was born on 30 May 1908 in Geislingen, Deutschland, died on 25 November 1997 in Fulton, Callaway County, Missouri at age 89, and was buried in Callaway Memorial Gardens Cemetery in Fulton, Callaway County, Missouri.

   61 F    iv. Verneta Wendring was born on 10 February 1919, died in August 1969 in Callaway County, Missouri at age 50, and was buried in Callaway Memorial Gardens Cemetery in Fulton, Callaway County, Missouri.

Verneta married John Brauner. John was born about 1916.

   62 M    v. Raymond Frank Wendring was born on 4 July 1926, died on 4 August 1995 in Mokane, Callaway County, Missouri at age 69, and was buried in Callaway Memorial Gardens Cemetery in Fulton, Callaway County, Missouri.

Raymond married May Lucille Bezler, daughter of Guy Herschel Bezler and Anna Lena Krebs. May was born on 25 August 1927.

18. Julius (Jule) Winkelman (Theodore2, Theodore1) was born about 1887.

Julius married Louise Lensing. Louise was born about 1892.

The child from this marriage was:

   63 F    i. Female Infant Winkelman was born on 12 June 1933, died on 12 June 1933, and was buried on 13 June 1933 in Meyers Cemetery in Montgomery County, Missouri.

19. August (Gus) Laurent Winkelman (Theodore2, Theodore1) was born on 6 August 1888 in Montgomery County, Missouri, died on 29 May 1978 at age 89, and was buried in St. Joseph Catholic Cemetery in Rhineland, Montgomery County, Missouri.

August married Christine Johanna Scholten on 29 August 1922. Christine was born on 28 February 1901, died on 30 January 1986 at age 84, and was buried in St. Joseph Catholic Cemetery in Rhineland, Montgomery County, Missouri.

Children from this marriage were:

+ 64 M    i. Rudolph T. Winkelman was born on 20 July 1923, died on 26 December 2004 at age 81, and was buried in St. Joseph Catholic Cemetery in Rhineland, Montgomery County, Missouri.

+ 65 M    ii. James R. Winkelman Sr. was born on 14 March 1926 in Steedman, Callaway County, Missouri, died on 28 November 2002 at age 76, and was buried in St. Joseph Catholic Cemetery in Martinsburg, Audrain County, Missouri.

+ 66 M    iii. Leroy Winkelman died before 2001.

22. John Bernard Winkelman (Theodore2, Theodore1) was born on 7 March 1894, died on 28 December 1928 in St. Charles, St. Charles County, Missouri at age 34, and was buried in St. Ignatius of Loyola Catholic Church in Marthasville, Missouri.

General Notes: John served as a private in the 70th Infantry, 10th Division of the U.S. Expeditionary Force during World War I.

John married Wilhelmina Engemann on 31 July 1919. Wilhelmina was born on 4 January 1893 and died in March 1992 at age 99.

Children from this marriage were:

+ 67 F    i. Elvira Catherine Winkelman was born on 21 July 1920 in Treloar, Warren County, Missouri, died on 17 May 2013 in Orlando, Orange County, Florida at age 92, and was buried in St. George Catholic Cemetery in Hermann, Gasconade County, Missouri.

+ 68 F    ii. Angeline Mary Winkelman was born on 30 January 1922, died on 24 November 1993 at age 71, and was buried in St. George Catholic Cemetery in Hermann, Gasconade County, Missouri.

   69 M    iii. Cletus Frank Winkelman was born on 23 May 1924, died on 12 August 2007 in Hermann Area District Hospital at age 83, and was buried in St. George Catholic Cemetery in Hermann, Gasconade County, Missouri.

Cletus married Clara Marie Enke on 29 May 1954. Clara was born about 1925.

+ 70 M    iv. Isidore Augustine Winkelman was born on 16 December 1925, died on 11 December 2006 at age 80, and was buried in Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery in St. Louis County, Missouri.

   71 F    v. Legouri Emma Winkelman was born on 9 August 1929, died on 1 November 1987 at age 58, and was buried in Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery in St. Louis County, Missouri.

Legouri married Roy Walter Biskup. Roy was born on 5 July 1925, died on 1 November 1987 at age 62, and was buried in Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery in St. Louis County, Missouri.

23. Franzeikus S. (Frank) Winkelman (Theodore2, Theodore1) was born on 2 December 1898 in Starkenburg, Montgomery County, Missouri, died on 31 August 1966 at age 67, and was buried in St. Martin's Catholic Cemetery in Starkenburg, Montgomery County, Missouri.

General Notes: Have one child that married a Metzler, daughter of Orval Enoch Metzler and Helen Catherine Scholten. This child have six children: Boy #1 married to a Jill and have three children. Girl #1 married to a Landolt and have two children. Boy #2 married Donna and have three children. Girl #2 married a Frederick and have two children. Boy #3 married Lynn and have three children. Girl#3 married a Dann.

Franzeikus married Selma Theodora Hagedorn, daughter of Walter Johan Hagedorn and Henrietta Holzum, on 9 February 1926. Selma was born on 27 June 1905, died on 19 July 1983 in Hermann, Gasconade County, Missouri at age 78, and was buried in St. Martin's Catholic Cemetery in Starkenburg, Montgomery County, Missouri.

The child from this marriage was:

   72 M    i. Walter Frank Winkelman was born on 3 December 1926 in Montgomery County, Missouri, died on 30 January 2005 in Hermann, Gasconade County, Missouri at age 78, and was buried on 2 February 2005 in St. Martin's Catholic Cemetery in Starkenburg, Montgomery County, Missouri.

Walter married Female Metzler, daughter of Orval Enoch Metzler and Helen Catherine Scholten. Female was born about 1929.

Fourth Generation


27. Bernard John Bruckerhoff (Joseph L. Bruckerhoff3, Theodora Winkelman2, Theodore1) was born on 7 January 1911, died on 20 July 2007 in Owensville, Gasconade County, Missouri at age 96, and was buried in Immaculate Conception Cemetery in Owensville, Missouri.

General Notes: Bernard “Ben” John Bruckerhoff, 96, of Brighton, Colo.,formerly of Owensville, died on Friday, July 20, 2007 at Gasconade Manor Nursing Home in Owensville.He was born in Rhineland on January 7, 1911, the son of the late Joseph and Frances (Klahs) Bruckerhoff. On October 4, 1941 in Owensville he was united in marriage to Helen B. Skornia. Mr. Bruckerhoff served in the United States Army during World War II receiving six Bronze Stars for six European campaigns. He was a bulk plant manager for MFA Oil Co. for many years. He was a member of the Owensville Rural Fire Protection Assn., the VFW Post 6133, Immaculate Conception Catholic Church in Owensville, and was a member of the Knight’s of Columbus where he was a 4th degree.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Helen; by a grandson, Michael Gay; by six brothers, Gerhardt, Lawrence, Martin, Frank,George and Albert; and by one sister, Regina Schneider. His survivors include his children, Steven Bruckerhoff and wife,Shirley, of Elsberry, Nancy Gay and husband, Michael, of Brighton, Colo. and Ruth McLain and husband, David, of St.Clair; by his sister, Rita Gawer of Hermann; and by three grandchildren.Funeral services were held at Immaculate Conception Catholic Church in Owensville on Tuesday, July 24, with Father Joseph Hoi officiating. Interment was in the Immaculate Conception Catholic Cemetery with full military honors.Arrangements were under the direction of Gottenstroeter Funeral Home in Owensville. [Hermann Advertiser Courier; 25 Jul 2007]

Bernard married Helen B. Skornia on 4 October 1941. Helen was born on 16 March 1920, died on 29 September 1981 at age 61, and was buried in Immaculate Conception Cemetery in Owensville, Missouri.

Children from this marriage were:

   73 M    i. Steven Bruckerhoff .

Steven married Shirley.

+ 74 F    ii. Nancy Bruckerhoff .

   75 F    iii. Ruth Bruckerhoff .

Ruth married David McLain.

29. Lawrence Joseph Bruckerhoff (Joseph L. Bruckerhoff3, Theodora Winkelman2, Theodore1) was born on 7 February 1914 in Montgomery County, Missouri, died on 12 June 2003 in New Haven Care Center in New Haven, Missouri at age 89, and was buried in St. George Catholic Cemetery in Hermann, Gasconade County, Missouri.

General Notes: Lawrence Joseph Bruckerhoff, 89, Washington, passed away Thursday, June 12, 2003, at New Haven Care Center, New Haven.

Mr. Bruckerhoff, the son of Joseph L. Bruckerhoff and his wife Frances, nee Klahs, was born Feb. 7, 1914, at Americus.

He was married to Berdell Jenkens May 9, 1975, at Miami, Oklahoma.

Mr. Bruckerhoff received his schooling in the Starkenburg and Rhineland schools and at St. Henry's Seminary School in Illinois.

He worked for MFA Oil Company and was the fifth agent to sign with MFA Insurance Co., now Shelter Insurance.
Mr. Bruckerhoff had his office in Hermann, from which he retired. He then lived in Columbia, Washington and New Haven.

At the time of his death, he was a member of St. Francis Borgia Church, the Hermann Eagles, the Knights of Columbus, and the senior citizens centers of Columbia and Washington.
He was preceded in death by his parents; four brothers, Gerhard, Albert, George and Martin Bruckerhoff; and one great-grandson, Anthony Hutson.

Mr. Bruckerhoff is survived by four daughters, Virginia Otto and husband Henry "Skip," Washington, Katherine Buchheit and husband Eugene "Paul," New Haven, Ann Kinyon and husband Bill, Clinton, and Irene Haggard, Hermann; one son, Joseph Bruckerhoff and wife Wanda, Manhattan, Kan.; four stepdaughters, Linda Fritsch, Diane Lairmore and Kathlene Diestelkamp, all of Owensville, and Sharron Eichler, Columbia; one stepson, James Duncan, Marietta, Ga.; two sisters, Rita Gawer, Hermann, and Regina Schneider, O'Fallon; two brothers, Frank Bruckerhoff, New Florence, and Ben Bruckerhoff, Elsberry; two sisters-in-law, Rosella Bruckerhoff and Alice Bruckerhoff, Hermann; 18 grandchildren; 27 great-grandchildren; 12 stepgrandchildren; other relatives and many friends.

Funeral services were held Monday, June 16, at St. George Church, Hermann, with the Rev. Bill Debo officiating. Interment was in the church cemetery.

Lawrence married Berdell Jenkins on 9 May 1975 in Miami, Ottawa County, Oklahoma.

Children from this marriage were:

   76 F    i. Virginia Bruckerhoff .

Virginia married Henry Otto.

   77 F    ii. Katherine Bruckerhoff .

Katherine married Eugene (Paul) Buchheit.

   78 F    iii. Ann Bruckerhoff .

Ann married Bill Kinyon.

   79 F    iv. Irene Bruckerhoff .

Irene married Male Haggard.

   80 M    v. Joseph L. Bruckerhoff .

Joseph married Wanda.

31. Regina Mildred Bruckerhoff (Joseph L. Bruckerhoff3, Theodora Winkelman2, Theodore1) was born on 23 June 1919 in Montgomery County, Missouri, died on 23 February 2006 in St. Charles, St. Charles County, Missouri at age 86, and was buried in Assumption Church Cemetery in O'Fallon, St. Charles County, Missouri.

General Notes: Regina M. Schneider, 86, of St. Charles died Thursday, Feb. 23,2006, at Mount Carmel Senior Living in St. Charles. She was born in the Loutre area on June 23, 1919, to the late Joseph and Frances Bruckerhoff.

Also preceding her in death was her husband, Robert Schneider. Mrs. Schneider is survived by two daughters, Carol Joseph of O’Fallon and Jeanette Mallak and her husband, Ronald, of Kearney; two sons, Gerald Schneider and his wife, Teresa, of O’Fallon and Nick Schneider and his wife, Caryn, of O’Fallon;one brother, Ben Bruckerhoff of the state of Colorado; one sister, Rita Gawer of Hernmnn; eight grandchildren; and two great grandchildren. Funeral services were held Monday, Feb. 27, at Assumption Catholic Church in O’Fallon, with interment in the Assumption Church Cemetery, O’Fallon. Memorials are suggested to the Alzheimer’s Association or to Cardinal Glennon Children’s Hospital, c/o Baue Funeral Home, 311 Wood St., O’Fallon, MO 63366

Regina married Robert Francis Schneider. Robert was born on 4 May 1918 in O'Fallon, St. Charles County, Missouri, died on 12 October 2001 at age 83, and was buried in Assumption Church Cemetery in O'Fallon, St. Charles County, Missouri.

General Notes: Robert Schneider 83, of O'Fallon, died Friday (Oct. 12, 2001) at Blanchette Place in St. Charles.

Mr. Schneider was a retired set-up man from McDonnell Douglas Corp., now Boeing Co., where he had worked for more than 30 years. He was a member of Knights of Columbus, American Legion Post 388 and Assumption Catholic Church, all in O'Fallon. He also served in the Army Air Forces from 1944 to 1946.

A Mass will be celebrated at 10 a.m. today at Assumption Catholic Church, 115 West Third Street, O'Fallon. Burial will be at the church cemetery.

Among the survivors are his wife, Regina M. Schneider of O'Fallon; two daughters, Carol Joseph of O'Fallon and Jeanette Mallak of Kearney, Mo.; two sons, Gerald Schneider and Nick Schneider, both of O'Fallon; three sisters, Olivia Huber of O'Fallon, Mary Lee Powers and Helen Tochtrop, both of Wentzville; three brothers, Richard Schneider of Wentzville, Melvin Schneider of O'Fallon and Julius Schneider of Jonesburg; eight grandchildren; and a great-grandchild.

Memorial contributions can be made to Cardinal Glennon Children's Hospital or Masses in care of Baue Funeral Home, 311 Wood Street, O'Fallon, Mo. 63366.

St. Louis Post-Dispatch (MO)
Date: October 16, 2001


Children from this marriage were:

   81 F    i. Carol Schneider .

   82 F    ii. Jeanette Schneider .

Jeanette married Ronald Mallak.

   83 M    iii. Gerald Schneider .

Gerald married Teresa.

   84 M    iv. Nick Schneider .

Nick married Caryn.

33. George Anthony Bruckerhoff (Joseph L. Bruckerhoff3, Theodora Winkelman2, Theodore1) was born on 7 November 1923 in Starkenburg, Montgomery County, Missouri, died on 15 February 2003 in Frene Valley Geriatric & Rehab Center in Hermann, Gasconade County, Missouri at age 79, and was buried on 18 February 2003 in St. George Catholic Cemetery in Hermann, Gasconade County, Missouri.

General Notes: George Anthony Bruckerhoff, 79, of Hermann died Saturday, Feb. 15, 2003, at Frene Valley Geriatric & Rehabilitation Center in Hermann.
Services will be 10 a.m. Tuesday, Feb. 18, at St. George Church in Hermann, with the Rev. Bill Debo officiating. Burial will be in St. George Cemetery. Visitation will be from 4 to 8 p.m. Monday, at Toedtmann & Grosse Funeral Home in Hermann.

Mr. Bruckerhoff was born Nov. 7, 1923, in Starkenburg. On April 3, 1945, he married Alice M. Starke in Morrison, and she survives at the home. He was a laborer for a metal fabrication company for many years. He owned and operated George's Pool Hall in Hermann from 1977 to 1984.

Other survivors include a son, Kevin Bruckerhoff of Columbia; two daughters, Georgette McGuire of Wentzville and Janice Elsenraat of Hermann; three brothers, Frank Bruckerhoff of New Florence, Ben Bruckerhoff of Owensville and Lawrence Bruckerhoff of Washington, Mo.; two sisters, Regina Schneider of O'Fallon and Rita Gawer of Hermann; six grandchildren and three great-grandchildren. Memorials are suggested to St. George Church or St. George School in Hermann.

George married Alice Marie Elizabeth Starke, daughter of Hugo Albert Starke and Sophia Julia Bogler, on 3 April 1945 in Assumption (St. Mary's) Church in Morrison, Gasconade County, Missouri. Alice was born on 20 February 1923 in Morrison, Gasconade County, Missouri, died on 9 August 2010 in University Medical Center in Columbia, Missouri at age 87, and was buried on 12 August 2010 in St. George Catholic Cemetery in Hermann, Gasconade County, Missouri.

General Notes: Alice Marie Bruckerhoff
(February 20, 1923 - August 9, 2010)
Alice Marie Bruckerhoff, 87, of Hermann, Missouri, passed away Monday, August 9, 2010 at University of Missouri Medical Center, Columbia, Missouri.

Mrs. Bruckerhoff was born in Morrison, Missouri on February 20, 1923, the daughter of the late Hugo and Sophia (Bogler) Starke.
She was the widow of George Anthony Bruckerhoff. They were married April 3, 1945 at Assumption Church, Morrison, Missouri.
Alice is survived by two daughters Georgette McGuire & husband Dan of Wentzville, Missouri and Janice Elsenraat & husband Eugene of Hermann, a son Kevin Bruckerhoff & wife Diane of Columbia, three sisters-in-law Mary Jane Starke of Chamois, Dorris Starke of Morrison and Rita Gawer of Hermann, by six grandchildren and six great grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband, by two brothers Jerome & Marvin Starke and one sister Alice Ann Schowengerdt.
She was a member of St. George Church, Hermann, Missouri, St. Elizabeth's Sewing Circle and Catholic Knights.
She was employed as a injection molder at Blanke Plastic in Hermann and previously worked at International Shoe Company.
Funeral Services will be at St. George Church, Hermann, Missouri at 10:00 a.m. on Thursday, August 12th, with Father Bill Debo officiating.
Visitation will be Wednesday 4:00 to 8:00 p.m. at Toedtmann & Grosse Funeral Home, Hermann, Missouri.
Burial will be at St. George Cemetery, Hermann, Missouri.
Family request donations to St. George School, St. Elizabeth's Sewing Circle or Our Lady of Sorrows Shrine. C/O Toedtmann-Grosse Funeral Home.


Children from this marriage were:

   85 M    i. Kevin Bruckerhoff .

Kevin married Diane.

   86 F    ii. Georgette Bruckerhoff .

Georgette married Dan McGuire.

   87 F    iii. Janice Bruckerhoff .

Janice married Eugene Elsenraat.

35. Paul Gerhard Bruckerhoff (Theodore Bruckerhoff3, Theodora Winkelman2, Theodore1) was born on 4 November 1908, died on 12 March 1992 at age 83, and was buried in St. Martin's Catholic Cemetery in Starkenburg, Montgomery County, Missouri.

Paul married Alberta Loretta Hartman, daughter of Emil Eugene Hartman and Frances Elizabeth Schaefer, on 3 February 1937. Alberta was born on 8 September 1911, died on 12 March 2006 in Frene Valley Geriatric & Rehab Center in Hermann, Gasconade County, Missouri at age 94, and was buried in St. Martin's Catholic Cemetery in Starkenburg, Montgomery County, Missouri.

General Notes: Alberta Loretta Bruckerhoff of Hermann died Sunday, 12 March 2006, at Frene Valley Health Center in Hermann. She was 94.

Born 8 September 1911, at Rhineland, she was the daughter of Emil and Frances Hartmann, nee Schafer.

On 3 February 1937, she married Paul Bruckerhoff at Rhineland.

They served as caretakers of the Starkenburg Shrine for many years.

She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband, a son, Leroy Bruckerhoff, a sister, Edna Heesemann, and a great-granddaughter, Jill Elfline.

Survivors include two daughters, Loretta Elfline, and husband, Milferd, of Berger, and Eleanora Ebker, and husband, Clinton, of Drake; one daughter-in-law, Wanda Menke, and husband, Jim, of Berger; one sister-in-law, Theresa Struckhoff, and husband, Henry, of Augusta; 12 grandchildren, 28 great-grandchildren, 3 great-great-grandchildren and 9 great-step-grandchildren.

Funeral services will be held at St. Martin Church in Starkenburg at 10 am, Wednesday, March 15, Father Bill Debo officiating. Burial will follow at St. Martin's Cemetery.

Memorials can be made to the St. Martin Restoration Fund, the Frene Valley Health Center Activity Fund or to Masses at St. Paul Church in Berger.

The Bruckerhoff family was served by Toedtmann-Grosse Funeral Home of Hermann.

New Haven Leader 15 March 2006


Children from this marriage were:

   88 F    i. Loretta Bruckerhoff was born about 1939.

Loretta married Milferd Elfline.

+ 89 M    ii. Leroy P. Bruckerhoff was born on 19 June 1942, died on 17 April 2003 at age 60, and was buried in Oak Haven Memorial Gardens in Hermann, Gasconade County, Missouri.

   90 F    iii. Eleanora Bruckerhoff was born about 1944.

Eleanora married Clinton Fred Ebker. Clinton was born on 11 October 1938, died on 14 February 2010 at age 71, and was buried in St. James UCC Cemetery in Stony Hill, Gasconade County, Missouri.

36. Veronica M. Bruckerhoff (Theodore Bruckerhoff3, Theodora Winkelman2, Theodore1) was born on 15 August 1911, died on 5 May 2004 at age 92, and was buried in St. Martin's Catholic Cemetery in Starkenburg, Montgomery County, Missouri.

Veronica married Everett H. Schlatt, son of Bernard Schlatt and Anna Katharina Grotewiel, on 28 August 1935. Everett was born on 20 April 1910, died on 21 January 1990 at age 79, and was buried in St. Martin's Catholic Cemetery in Starkenburg, Montgomery County, Missouri.

The child from this marriage was:

   91 M    i. Melvin Leo Schlatt was born on 4 December 1937 in Americus, Montgomery County, Missouri, died on 29 October 2016 in Hermann Area District Hospital at age 78, and was buried in St. Martin's Catholic Cemetery in Starkenburg, Montgomery County, Missouri.

General Notes: Melvin Leo Schlatt, 78, of Gasconade, MO, passed away Saturday, October 29, 2016 at Hermann Area District Hospital, Hermann, Missouri.
Melvin was born in Americus, Missouri on December 4, 1937, a son of the late Everett & Veronica (Bruckerhoff) Schlatt.
He was the widower of Leona A. (Brasch) Schlatt. They were married on October 23, 1985 at Hermann. Leona preceded him in death on January 23, 2016.
Melvin worked as a machinist at McDonnell Douglas for 37 years until his retirement.  In his free time Melvin loved to fish, hunt, and work on cars.
Melvin is survived by two daughters, Patty Price & husband Randy, of Gilmore, TX; Jennifer Lambing & husband Jason, of Steelville, MO; two sons, Mike Schlatt & wife Bell, of Americus, Missouri; and Scott Schlatt, of Gasconade, a sister, Evelyn Heying, of Rhineland, Missouri, eight grandchildren, five great grandchildren, and his best friends, his dogs, Pete, Doc, & Duke.

Melvin is preceded in death by his parents, his wife, by two sons, Kevin & Ronald Schlatt, a daughter Buanita Englert, a grandson, Melvin "Dusty" Englert and a granddaughter Casey Bulinski.
Visitation will be held Tuesday 9:00 to 11:00 a.m. at Toedtmann & Grosse Funeral Home, Hermann, where funeral services will follow at 11:00 a.m., with Pastor Darrel Deeker officiating.
Burial will be at St. Martin's Cemetery, Starkenburg, Missouri.
Family request donations to Leukemia Society. C/O Toedtmann & Grosse Funeral Home.

Melvin married Leona A. Brasch on 23 October 1985 in Hermann, Gasconade County, Missouri. Leona died on 23 January 2016.

38. Theresa Ann Bruckerhoff (Theodore Bruckerhoff3, Theodora Winkelman2, Theodore1) was born on 11 August 1916 in Starkenburg, Montgomery County, Missouri, died on 14 February 2008 in Grandview Healthcare Center in Washington, Franklin County, Missouri at age 91, and was buried in Immaculate Conception Cemetery in Augusta, Missouri.

General Notes: Theresa Anna Struckhoff, 91, Augusta, passed away Thursday, Feb. 14, 2008, at Grandview Healthcare Center nursing home, Washington.

Mrs. Struckhoff was born Aug. 11, 1916, in Starkenburg, the daughter of Theodore Bruckerhoff and wife Aleida, nee Koenig.

She was a homemaker.

Mrs. Struckhoff was a member of Immaculate Conception Catholic Church, Augusta.

She also was a member of the Ladies Sodality and Quilting Club.

Mrs. Struckhoff was preceded in death by her parents; two brothers, Paul Bruckerhoff and Norbert Bruckerhoff; and three sisters, Veronica Schlatt, Berghitta Struckhoff and Bernice Struckhoff.

She is survived by her husband, Henry Struckhoff, Augusta; four sons, Henry Struckhoff Jr., Ralph Struckhoff and Andrew Struckhoff, all of Augusta, and Matthew Struckhoff, Marthasville; one daughter, Virginia Struckhoff, Long Island, N.Y.; eight grandchildren; 11 great-grandchildren; other relatives and many friends.

Funeral services were held Monday, Feb. 18, at Immaculate Conception Catholic Church, Augusta. Father Ed Heim officiated. Burial was in the church cemetery.

Masses or memorials to Cardinal Glennon Children's Hospital or Immaculate Conception Building Fund in care of Pitman Funeral Home, P.O. Box 248, Wentzville, MO 63385 are preferred.

The family was served by Pitman-Thilking Funeral Home, Augusta.

Washington Missourian 20 February 2008

Theresa married Henry Vincent Struckhoff Sr., son of Robert B. Struckhoff and Marie Dickhaus. Henry was born on 18 February 1917 in Augusta, St. Charles County, Missouri and was buried in Immaculate Conception Cemetery in Augusta, Missouri.

Children from this marriage were:

   92 M    i. Henry Struckhoff Jr.

   93 M    ii. Ralph Struckhoff .

   94 M    iii. Andrew Struckhoff .

   95 M    iv. Matthew Struckhoff .

   96 F    v. Virginia Struckhoff .

39. Norbert A. Bruckerhoff (Theodore Bruckerhoff3, Theodora Winkelman2, Theodore1) was born on 20 September 1918, died on 7 February 1988 at age 69, and was buried in St. Francis Borgia Catholic Cemetery in Washington, Missouri.

Norbert married Viola Marie Pfeiffer, daughter of Otto Pfeiffer and Emma Henrietta Schueller, in August 1944. Viola was born on 2 October 1920 in Labadie, Franklin County, Missouri, died on 14 December 1957 in St. Francis Hospital in Washington, Franklin County, Missouri at age 37, and was buried on 17 December 1957 in St. Francis Borgia Catholic Cemetery in Washington, Missouri.

General Notes: Daughter of Otto Pfeiffer & Emma Schuller.


Children from this marriage were:

+ 97 M    i. Vincent Norbert Bruckerhoff .

+ 98 M    ii. Charles Ervin Bruckerhoff .

+ 99 M    iii. Richard Lee Bruckerhoff .

+ 100 M    iv. John Alvin Bruckerhoff .

Norbert next married Anna Rose Roesner.

Children from this marriage were:

   101 M    i. David Bruckerhoff .

   102 M    ii. Kenneth Bruckerhoff .

   103 F    iii. Mary Bruckerhoff .

   104 F    iv. Barbara Bruckerhoff .

41. Sadie Bruckerhoff (John Bruckerhoff3, Theodora Winkelman2, Theodore1) was born on 9 January 1908 in Warren County, Missouri, died on 25 August 2005 in Perry County, Missouri at age 97, and was buried on 30 August 2005 in Mount Hope Cemetery in Perryville, Perry County, Missouri.

General Notes: Funeral will be held Tuesday, August 30th, 2005 for Sadie Brandel Miederhoff of Perryville who died Thursday, August 25th at Perry County Memorial Hospital.

She was born January 9th, 1908 in Warren County, the daughter of John and Mary (Engemann) Bruckerhoff who both preceded her in death.

She married William Brandel on July 17th, 1927. He preceded her in death.

She married Antone Miederhoff on July 10, 1965. He preceded her in death.

Survivors include: two sons and daughters in law, Robert L. and Carol Brandel of St. Louis and Patrick and Leona Brandel of Perryville; one daughter and son in law, Wilma "Deloris" and Jim Engemann of High Ridge; two brothers and a sister in law, Willie and Leola Bruckerhoff and Glen Bruckerhoff, all of St. Mary; 11 grandchildren; 24 great grandchildren and three great great grandchildren.

She was also preceded in death by a sister, Rosie Franklin and a brother, Nick Bruckerhoff.

She was a member of Christ, the Savior, Catholic Church and the Ladies Sodality in Brewer. She worked as cook-airport-International Shoe and homemaker.

Sadie married William H. Brandel. William was born on 26 August 1909, died on 12 November 1962 at age 53, and was buried in Mount Hope Cemetery in Perryville, Perry County, Missouri.

Children from this marriage were:

   105 M    i. Robert L. Brandel .

Robert married Carol.

   106 M    ii. Patrick Brandel .

Patrick married Leona.

   107 F    iii. Wilma (Deloris) Brandel .

Wilma married Jim Engemann.

Sadie next married Anton Joseph Miederhoff. Anton was born on 1 December 1902, died on 20 September 1973 at age 70, and was buried in Mount Hope Cemetery in Perryville, Perry County, Missouri.

45. William Joseph Bruckerhoff Sr. (John Bruckerhoff3, Theodora Winkelman2, Theodore1) was born on 17 February 1917 in St. Mary, Ste. Genevieve County, Missouri, died on 25 November 2008 in St. Mary, Ste. Genevieve County, Missouri at age 91, and was buried in Immaculate Conception Cemetery in St. Mary, Missouri.

William married Edna Leola Moll on 21 November 1941. Edna was born about 1920.

Children from this marriage were:

   108 M    i. William Joseph Bruckerhoff Jr. was born about 1942.

   109 M    ii. Vernon E. Bruckerhoff was born on 31 July 1944 in St. Mary, Ste. Genevieve County, Missouri, died on 24 August 2012 in Des Peres, St. Louis County, Missouri at age 68, and was buried in Immaculate Conception Cemetery in St. Mary, Missouri.

General Notes: Vernon E. Bruckerhoff of St. Mary died Friday, August 24, 2012, at Missouri Baptist Hospital in Des Peres, Missouri. He was 68 years old.

Visitation is at Basler Funeral Home in St. Mary on Wednesday, August 29, from 4 to 8 p.m. Funeral services will be at Basler Funeral Home in St. Mary on Thursday, August 30, at 10 a.m. with the Rev. Dennis Schmidt officiating. Burial will be at Immaculate Conception Cemetery in St. Mary. Basler Funeral Home is handling the arrangements.

He was born on July 31, 1944, in St. Mary, a son of William Bruckerhoff Sr. and Edna L. "Monk" (Moll) Bruckerhoff.

In addition to his mother, he is survived by three sisters, Virginia Moore and Betty Stennett, both of St. Mary, and Clara Mertz of St. Louis; and two brothers, Clyde Bruckerhoff of St. Mary and James Bruckerhoff and his wife, Sherry, also of St. Mary.

In addition to his father, he was preceded in death by two sisters, Velma J. Bruckerhoff and Deborah M. Bruckerhoff, and four brothers, Anthony Bruckerhoff, John Bruckerhoff, Francis J. Bruckerhoff and William J. Bruckerhoff.

Mr. Bruckerhoff served seven terms as a Missouri state representative. He belonged to the Perryville Tractor Club and the National Guard, graduated from Southeast Missouri State University, taught at Perryville High School, and owned and operated a logging company in St. Mary. He also was known for his antique tractors.

The family requests memorials to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital in Memphis, Tennessee, or the Humane Society.

   110 F    iii. Velma Jean Bruckerhoff was born on 22 July 1949 in Perry County, Missouri, died on 19 August 1960 in St. Mary, Ste. Genevieve County, Missouri at age 11, and was buried on 22 August 1960 in St. Mary's Cemetery in St. Mary, Ste. Genevieve County, Missouri. The cause of her death was from brain cancer and pneumonia.

   111 M    iv. Francis Joseph Bruckerhoff was born on 27 September 1951, died on 26 November 1954 at age 3, and was buried in St. Mary's Cemetery in St. Mary, Ste. Genevieve County, Missouri.

   112 M    v. Anthony Ray Bruckerhoff was born on 16 December 1953 in Perryville, Perry County, Missouri, died on 23 May 1955 in St. Louis Childrens Hospital in St. Louis, Missouri at age 1, and was buried in St. Mary's Cemetery in St. Mary, Ste. Genevieve County, Missouri. The cause of his death was from severe brain damage.

   113 F    vi. Deborah M. Bruckerhoff .

   114 M    vii. John W. Bruckerhoff was born on 2 July 1961, died on 10 August 1963 at age 2, and was buried in St. Mary's Cemetery in St. Mary, Ste. Genevieve County, Missouri.

   115 F    viii. Virginia Bruckerhoff .

Virginia married Earl Moore.

   116 F    ix. Elizabeth J. Bruckerhoff .

Elizabeth married Male Stennett.

   117 F    x. Clara M. Bruckerhoff .

Clara married Male Mertz.

   118 M    xi. Clyde J. Bruckerhoff .

   119 M    xii. James F. Bruckerhoff .

James married Sherry.

48. Sylvan Joseph Bruckerhoff (Clemens Joseph Bruckerhoff3, Theodora Winkelman2, Theodore1) was born on 24 January 1919, died on 11 December 2004 in Ste. Genevieve County Memorial Hospital in Ste. Genevieve, Missouri at age 85, and was buried in Immaculate Conception Cemetery in St. Mary, Missouri.

General Notes: Monday, December 13, 2004
ST. MARY, Mo. -- Sylvan J. Bruckerhoff, 85, of St. Mary died Saturday, Dec. 11, 2004, at Ste. Genevieve County Memorial Hospital at Ste. Genevieve, Mo.

He was born Jan. 24, 1919, at Rhineland, Mo., son of Clements and Estella Reymer Bruckerhoff. He and Edna "Peggy" Huber were married May 17, 1947.

Bruckerhoff worked for Walter's Pony Express for 50 years. He was a World War II veteran who was awarded four Bronze Stars and was a member of the VFW Post at Cape Girardeau.
Survivors include his wife; three sons, David Bruckerhoff of Cape Girardeau, Rodney and Phillip Bruckerhoff, both of Perryville, Mo.; two daughters, Carol Reynolds of St. Louis, Mo., Karen "Susie" Bruckerhoff of St. Mary; a brother, Walter Bruckerhoff of Ste. Genevieve; 10 grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by a daughter and a grandchild.
Private visitation will be at Basler Funeral Home at St. Mary. A private funeral will be at the funeral home, with the Rev. Irvin Brooks officiating. Burial will be in Immaculate Conception Cemetery at St. Mary. © Copyright 2004, seMissourian.com

Sylvan married Edna Leona (Peggy) Huber, daughter of George Everett Huber and Mabel Hallie Willis, on 17 May 1947. Edna was born on 25 August 1925 in Cape Girardeau County, Missouri, died on 2 May 2011 in Perryville, Perry County, Missouri at age 85, and was buried in Immaculate Conception Cemetery in St. Mary, Missouri.

General Notes: A private funeral will be held for 85-year-old Edna "Peggy" Bruckerhoff of Saint Mary who died Monday, May 02, 2011 at Independence Care Center in Perryville.

She was born Tuesday, August 25, 1925 in Cape Girardeau, the daughter of George Huber and Mabel (Wills) Huber, who both preceded her in death.

She married Sylvan Bruckerhoff on Saturday, May 17, 1947. He preceded her in death.

She is survived by two daughters: Carol Reynolds of Perryville and Karen "Susie" Bruckerhoff of Perryville; three sons: David (Delilah) Bruckerhoff of Cape Girardeau, Rodney (Debbie) Bruckerhoff of Perryville and Phillip (Sharon) Bruckerhoff of Perryville; a brother: George (Mary) Huber of Cape Girardeau; a sister: Betty Smith of Cape Girardeau; nine grandchildren and six great grandchildren

She was also preceded in death by a daughter: Diana Marie Bruckerhoff; a son-in-law: Bill Reynolds; two brothers: Howard Huber and Floyd Huber; a sister: Vickie Pfiel and a grandchild

A private funeral service for 85-year-old Edna "Peggy" Bruckerhoff of Saint Mary will be held at the Basler Funeral Home in St. Mary. Burial will be at Immaculate Conception Cemetery in St. Mary.


Children from this marriage were:

   120 F    i. Dianna Marie Bruckerhoff was born on 28 February 1948 in Perry County, Missouri, died on 3 March 1948 in Perry County, Missouri, and was buried in Immaculate Conception Cemetery in St. Mary, Missouri. The cause of her death was pneumonia.

+ 121 M    ii. David Bruckerhoff .

   122 M    iii. Rodney Louis Bruckerhoff .

Rodney married Debbie.

+ 123 M    iv. Phillip George Bruckerhoff was born on 10 October 1959.

+ 124 F    v. Carol Bruckerhoff .

+ 125 F    vi. Karen (Susie) Bruckerhoff .

49. Walter C. Bruckerhoff Sr. (Clemens Joseph Bruckerhoff3, Theodora Winkelman2, Theodore1) was born on 25 January 1921 in Mokane, Callaway County, Missouri, died on 27 March 2008 in Sainte Genevieve County, Missouri at age 87, and was buried in Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery in St. Louis County, Missouri.

General Notes: Walter C. Bruckerhoff, Sr. of Ste. Genevieve, MO passed away at Ste. Genevieve County Memorial Hospital, Thursday, March 27, 2008 at the age of 87 years. He was born January 25, 1921 in Mokane, MO to the late Clemens and Estella (Reymer) Bruckerhoff. He was preceded in death by his son, Steven (Vickie) and his brothers, Vincent, Sylvan and Alfred.

On June 19, 1948, in St. Mary, MO, Walter was united in marriage to Geraldine Gamache who survives. He is also survived by his children, Walter Jr. of Claremore, OK, Wanda (William) Burkcy of Fort Myers, FL, Terry (Daryl) Price of Claremore, OK, and Kris of Eden Prairie, MN, 12 grandchildren, and one greatgrandchild.

Walter served his country in the United States Army and was a member of VFW Post 2210 in Ste. Genevieve.

Family to receive friends Sunday, March 30, 2008 from 5-8 p.m. at Wood Family Funeral Home, 223 Market St., Ste. Genevieve. A VFW service will be held at 7 p.m. Sunday.

Chapel services will be held Monday, March 31, 2008 at 9 a.m. at Wood Family Funeral Home Chapel with Father Dan Mosley officiating. Interment with full Military Honors will follow in Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery in St. Louis, MO.

Walter married Geraldine Gamache on 19 June 1948 in St. Mary, Ste. Genevieve County, Missouri. Geraldine was born about 1925.

Children from this marriage were:

   126 M    i. Walter Bruckerhoff Jr.

   127 M    ii. Steven W. Bruckerhoff was born on 5 April 1951 and died on 31 October 1999 at age 48.

Steven married Vickie Moore, daughter of Raymond William Moore and Mildred A. Turlin.

   128 F    iii. Wanda Bruckerhoff .

Wanda married William Burkcy.

   129 F    iv. Terry Bruckerhoff .

Terry married Daryl Price.

   130 M    v. Kris Bruckerhoff .

50. Alfred Geraud Bruckerhoff (Clemens Joseph Bruckerhoff3, Theodora Winkelman2, Theodore1) was born on 31 August 1924, died on 29 July 1980 at age 55, and was buried in St. Mary's Cemetery in St. Mary, Ste. Genevieve County, Missouri.

Alfred married Mary Frances Layton, daughter of Benjamin Henry Layton and Eva V. Mary was born on 24 August 1927, died on 1 January 1999 at age 71, and was buried in St. Mary's Cemetery in St. Mary, Ste. Genevieve County, Missouri.

Children from this marriage were:

   131 M    i. Ronald Bruckerhoff .

   132 M    ii. Gary Bruckerhoff .

54. Selma M. Bruckerhoff (Anton Bruckerhoff3, Theodora Winkelman2, Theodore1) was born on 27 June 1915, died on 10 February 2002 in University Medical Center in Columbia, Missouri at age 86, and was buried on 16 February 2002 in St. Joseph Catholic Cemetery in Rhineland, Montgomery County, Missouri.

General Notes: Selma Mary Kruse, 86, Rhineland, died Sunday, February 10, 2002, at the University of Missouri Medical Center,Columbia.
She was born June 27, 1915, at Rhineland, the daughter of Anton Bruckerhoff and wife Christina, nee Schluss.

On August 22, 1939, she was united in marriage to Raymond W. Kruse at St. Joseph's Church, Rhineland.

Mrs. Kruse was a homemaker and a member of Church of the Risen Savior, Rhineland.

She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband; and one daughter, Neomae Kruse.

Mrs. Kruse is survived by two sisters, Agatha Buenemann and Hilda Struckhoff, both of Washington; one brother, Alphonse Bruckerhoff, St. Louis; other relatives and many friends.

Funeral services were held Saturday, February 16, at Church of the Risen Savior, Rhineland, with Rev. Joseph Hoi officiating. Interment was in St. Joseph's Cemetery, Rhineland. Memorials to Church of the Risen Savior or Masses are preferred.

The Kruse Family was served by Toedtmann-Grosse Funeral Home, Hermann. The Missourian Wednesday,February 20, 2002

Selma married Raymond Wilhelm Kruse, son of Fred William Kruse and Josephine A. Bauman, on 22 August 1939 in St. Joseph Catholic Church in Rhineland, Montgomery County, Missouri. Raymond was born on 14 August 1911, died on 2 November 1998 in St. John's Mercy Hospital in Washington, Franklin County, Missouri at age 87, and was buried on 5 November 1998 in St. Joseph Catholic Cemetery in Rhineland, Montgomery County, Missouri.

General Notes: Raymond W. Kruse, 87, Rhineland died Monday, November 2,1998 at St. John us Mercy Hospital, Washington.

He was born August 14,1911 at Rhineland, son of Fred Kruse and wife Josephine, nee Bauman.

On August 22,1939, he married to Selma Bruckerhoff. The ceremony was held at St. Joseph Church, Rhineland.

Mr.Kruse had been employed by the railroad as a maintenance of way.

He was preceded in death by one sister, Emma Overkamp,and by three brothers, Joe, Alvin and Vincent Kruse.

Mr. Kruse was a member of St. Joseph us Church, Rhineland and a member of Brotherhood of Maintenance of Way, Union.

Funeral services were held Thursday, November 5, at St. Joseph us Church, Rhineland, with Father Thomas Siefner officiating. Interment was in the church cemetery.

Memorials to St. Joseph Church or Masses are preferred.

The Kruse family was served by Toedtmann-Grosse Funeral Home, Hermann.
The Missourian


The child from this marriage was:

   133 F    i. Neomae Christina Kruse was born on 14 December 1939, died on 20 March 2001 at age 61, and was buried in St. Joseph Catholic Cemetery in Rhineland, Montgomery County, Missouri.

64. Rudolph T. Winkelman (August (Gus) Laurent3, Theodore2, Theodore1) was born on 20 July 1923, died on 26 December 2004 at age 81, and was buried in St. Joseph Catholic Cemetery in Rhineland, Montgomery County, Missouri.

Rudolph married Rita Marie Meyer, daughter of Clemence J. Meyer and Laura C. Kraft, on 14 September 1958. Rita was born on 6 March 1930 in New Haven, Franklin County, Missouri, died on 19 November 1978 in Columbia, Boone County, Missouri at age 48, and was buried in St. Joseph Catholic Cemetery in Rhineland, Montgomery County, Missouri.

General Notes: Rita Marie Winkelmann, nee Meyer of Rhineland, was born 6 March 1930, at New Haven. She was the daughter of the late Clemence Meyer and wife, nee Laura Kraft.

She passed away 19 November 1978, in Columbia, Mo., at the age of 48 years, 8 months and 13 days.

On 14 September 1958, she was united in marriage to Rudolph Winkelmann. To this union, four sons were born.

Survivors include her husband, Rudolph Winkelmann; four sons, Howard, John, Harold and Harvey, all of the home; a sister, Mrs. Elfrieda Wolfe of New Haven; two brothers, Wilbert and Francis Meyer, both of New Haven; other relatives and friends.

Funeral services were held November 21 from the St. Martin Church at Starkenburg. Interment was in St. Joseph Cemetery at Rhineland. Mrs. Winkelmann was a member of St. Joseph Church at Rhineland.

New Haven Leader 30 Nov 1978


Children from this marriage were:

   134 M    i. Howard Winkelman .

   135 M    ii. John Winkelman .

   136 M    iii. Harold Winkelman .

   137 M    iv. Harvey Winkelman .

65. James R. Winkelman Sr. (August (Gus) Laurent3, Theodore2, Theodore1) was born on 14 March 1926 in Steedman, Callaway County, Missouri, died on 28 November 2002 at age 76, and was buried in St. Joseph Catholic Cemetery in Martinsburg, Audrain County, Missouri.

General Notes: James R. Winkelman, Sr., age 76 of Martinsburg, died at 1:12 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 28, 2002, at his daughter's home in Benton City.
Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. Monday at St. Joseph Catholic Church in Martinsburg with Fr. Wayne Boyer officiating. Burial will be in St. Joseph Cemetery. Visitation is from 5-8 p.m. Sunday at the Arnold Funeral Home in Martinsburg. A prayer service will be held at 8 p.m.

Mr. Winkelman was born March 14, 1926 in Steadman, the son of August (Gus) and Christine (Scholten) Winkelman.
He married Anna M. Zimmermann on May 10, 1947 in Hermann. She preceded him in death on Jan. 16, 1995.

Mr. Winkelman worked in the Loading Department at A.P. Greens for 38 years, retiring in February 1989. He was in the Army. He was a member of St. Joseph Catholic Church and in the VFW.

Survivors include five sons, James Winkelman, Jr. and wife, Marie, Martinsburg, Dennis Winkelman and Michael Winkelman, both of Benton City, Kevin Winkelman and wife, Kathy, Martinsburg, and Steve Winkelman and wife, Celeste, of Benton City; one daughter, Denise Barker and husband, Samuel, Benton City; eight grandchildren; 12 great-grandchildren; and one brother, Rudy Winkelman of Hermann.

He was preceded in death by one brother, Leroy.
Memorials are suggested to the American Cancer Society or the American Heart Association.

James married Anna M. Zimmermann on 10 May 1947 in Hermann, Gasconade County, Missouri. Anna was born on 25 October 1925, died on 16 January 1995 at age 69, and was buried in St. Joseph Catholic Cemetery in Martinsburg, Audrain County, Missouri.

Children from this marriage were:

   138 M    i. James Winkelman Jr.

James married Marie.

   139 M    ii. Dennis Winkelman .

   140 M    iii. Michael Winkelman .

   141 M    iv. Kevin Winkelman .

Kevin married Kathy.

   142 M    v. Steve Winkelman .

Steve married Celeste.

   143 F    vi. Denise Winkelman .

Denise married Samuel Barker.

66. Leroy Winkelman (August (Gus) Laurent3, Theodore2, Theodore1) died before 2001.

Leroy married Darlene.

Children from this marriage were:

+ 144 M    i. Ronald D. Winkelman was born on 27 October 1955, died on 21 July 2014 at age 58, and was buried in Assumption Church Cemetery in O'Fallon, St. Charles County, Missouri.

   145 M    ii. Roger Winkelman .

Roger married Dawn.

   146 F    iii. Mary Winkelman .

   147 M    iv. David Winkelman .

David married Terri.

67. Elvira Catherine Winkelman (John Bernard3, Theodore2, Theodore1) was born on 21 July 1920 in Treloar, Warren County, Missouri, died on 17 May 2013 in Orlando, Orange County, Florida at age 92, and was buried in St. George Catholic Cemetery in Hermann, Gasconade County, Missouri.

General Notes: Elvira C. Starke
(July 21, 1920 - May 17, 2013)

Elvira C. Starke, 92, of Orlando, Florida, formerly of Gasconade, Missouri, passed away on Friday, May 17, 2013 at Life Care Center of Orlando.
Mrs. Starke was born in Treloar, Missouri on July 21, 1920, the daughter of the late John B. and Wilhemina (Engemann) Winkelmann.

She was the widow of Richard F. Starke. They were married April 25, 1946 at St. George Church, Hermann.

Elvira was a member of Assumption Church, Morrison, Missouri and of the V.F.W. Auxiliary.
She was a homemaker. She also worked at the I.G.A. store for 13 years, for the shoe factory for six years and for Handi-Pac for five years.

Elvira is survived by two sons Dennis Starke & wife Diane of McAllen, Texas, a son Richard Starke & wife Pagamas of Manteca, California, and two daughters Marilyn Merrill & husband Kevin of Winter Springs, Florida and Sharon Lightfoot & husband Allen of Gilbert, Arizona.
She is preceded in death by her parents, her husband, two sisters Angeline Eberlin and Legouri Biskup and two brothers Cletus & Isidore Winkelmann.

Visitation will be Monday 4:00 to 8:00 p.m. at Toedtmann & Grosse Funeral Home, Morrison, Missouri.
Funeral Services will be held at Assumption Church, Morrison, Missouri at 10:00 a.m. on Tuesday, May 21st, with Father David Means officiating.
Burial will be at St. George Cemetery, Hermann, Missouri.
Memorials may be given to Masses or Assumption Church. C/O Toedtmann-Grosse Funeral Home.

Elvira married Richard Francis Starke, son of Richard Albert Starke and Edith P. Schollmeyer, on 25 April 1946 in St. George Catholic Church in Hermann, Gasconade County, Missouri. Richard was born on 30 March 1916 in Morrison, Gasconade County, Missouri, was christened on 17 May 1916 in Assumption (St. Mary's) Church in Morrison, Gasconade County, Missouri, died on 2 July 1999 in Gasconade County, Missouri at age 83, and was buried on 7 July 1999 in St. George Catholic Cemetery in Hermann, Gasconade County, Missouri.

General Notes: His godparents were Frank Schollmeyer and Dora.


Children from this marriage were:

   148 M    i. Dennis Starke was born in 1947.

Dennis married Diane.

   149 M    ii. Richard Starke was born in 1949.

Richard married Pagamas.

   150 F    iii. Marilyn Starke was born in 1951.

Marilyn married Kevin Joseph Merrill. Kevin was born in 1954.

   151 F    iv. Sharon Starke was born in 1954.

Sharon married Alan Lightfoot. Alan was born in 1954.

68. Angeline Mary Winkelman (John Bernard3, Theodore2, Theodore1) was born on 30 January 1922, died on 24 November 1993 at age 71, and was buried in St. George Catholic Cemetery in Hermann, Gasconade County, Missouri.

Angeline married Vernon A. Eberlin, son of Alvin G. Eberlin and Adela Mundwiller, on 22 November 1947. Vernon was born on 26 August 1921, died on 2 August 2016 in Hermann Area District Hospital at age 94, and was buried in St. George Catholic Cemetery in Hermann, Gasconade County, Missouri.

General Notes: Vernon A. Eberlin, 94, of Hermann, MO, passed away Tuesday, August 2, 2016 at Hermann Area District Hospital.
Vernon was born in Hermann, Missouri on August 26, 1921, a son of the late Alvin & Adela (Mundwiller) Eberlin.
Vernon proudly served his country for six years in the U.S. Navy.  He was an chief pharmacist mate during WWII.
Vernon was married to Angeline Winkelmann on November 22, 1947.  To this union two children were born, a daughter JoAnn and a son Gary.  He later married Leonora Buecker on August 13, 1983.  Leonora preceded him in death on April 22, 2011.
Vernon was a member of St. George Church, the Hermann V.F.W. Post 4182, and the Hermann Eagles. He worked in the grocery business most of his life and later became owner of the IGA Store in Hermann for many years. 
Vernon is survived by a daughter, JoAnn Theissen & husband Joe, of Hermann, Missouri; a son, Gary Eberlin,  & friend Becky Mallard, of Rogersville, Missouri, by his grandchildren,  Jeffrey Theissen & girlfriend Chevon McFadden, of Hermann, Matt Theissen, of Hermann, Ryan Theissen, of Springfield, Missouri, Wesley Eberlin & wife Melissa, of Clarksville, Tennessee, Kendall Eberlin, of Denver, Colorado, and Wade Eberlin & wife Heather, of Union, Missouri, and by a great grandson, Mason Eberlin.
 
Visitation will be held Tuesday, August 9th from 11:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. at Toedtmann & Grosse Funeral Home, Hermann, where a memorial service will follow at 2:30 p.m., with Rev. Msgr. Gregory Higley officiating. 
Graveside Services will follow at St. George Cemetery, Hermann, with full military honors.  Memorials may be given to St. George School or Hermann Fire Dept.  C/O Toedtmann & Grosse Funeral Home.


Children from this marriage were:

   152 F    i. JoAnn Eberlin was born in 1949.

   153 M    ii. Gary Eberlin was born in 1953.

70. Isidore Augustine Winkelman (John Bernard3, Theodore2, Theodore1) was born on 16 December 1925, died on 11 December 2006 at age 80, and was buried in Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery in St. Louis County, Missouri.

Isidore married Anna Rose Nahlik on 30 May 1955. Anna was born on 6 April 1933, died on 23 February 2000 at age 66, and was buried in Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery in St. Louis County, Missouri.

Children from this marriage were:

   154 F    i. Mary Louise Winkelman was born in 1956.

   155 F    ii. Debra Ann Winkelman was born in 1958.

   156 M    iii. John Joseph Winkelman was born in 1962.

   157 F    iv. Carol Jean Winkelman was born in 1963.

   158 F    v. Diann Winkelman was born in 1965.

Diann married Dr. Rob Bernardi III. Rob was born about 1964.

Fifth Generation


74. Nancy Bruckerhoff (Bernard John Bruckerhoff4, Joseph L. Bruckerhoff3, Theodora Winkelman2, Theodore1).

Nancy married Michael Gay Sr.

The child from this marriage was:

   159 M    i. Michael Gay Jr.

89. Leroy P. Bruckerhoff (Paul Gerhard Bruckerhoff4, Theodore Bruckerhoff3, Theodora Winkelman2, Theodore1) was born on 19 June 1942, died on 17 April 2003 at age 60, and was buried in Oak Haven Memorial Gardens in Hermann, Gasconade County, Missouri.

Leroy married Wanda Tune. Wanda was born about 1945.

Children from this marriage were:

   160 F    i. Deborah Sue Bruckerhoff .

   161 F    ii. Anita Raye Bruckerhoff .

97. Vincent Norbert Bruckerhoff (Norbert A. Bruckerhoff4, Theodore Bruckerhoff3, Theodora Winkelman2, Theodore1).

Vincent married Kathleen Rose Alfermann.

Children from this marriage were:

   162 M    i. Timothy Allen Bruckerhoff .

   163 F    ii. Tricia Kay Bruckerhoff .

   164 M    iii. Thomas Joe Bruckerhoff .

98. Charles Ervin Bruckerhoff (Norbert A. Bruckerhoff4, Theodore Bruckerhoff3, Theodora Winkelman2, Theodore1).

Charles married Nancy Josephine Tobben.

Children from this marriage were:

+ 165 M    i. Jeffery Charles Bruckerhoff .

   166 M    ii. Aaron Charles Bruckerhoff .

Charles next married Theresa Stannard.

Children from this marriage were:

   167 M    i. Matthew Charles Bruckerhoff .

   168 M    ii. Michael Charles Bruckerhoff .

99. Richard Lee Bruckerhoff (Norbert A. Bruckerhoff4, Theodore Bruckerhoff3, Theodora Winkelman2, Theodore1).

Richard married Betty Jo Mary Tobben.

Children from this marriage were:

   169 M    i. Christopher Lee Bruckerhoff .

   170 F    ii. Nicole Marie Bruckerhoff .

100. John Alvin Bruckerhoff (Norbert A. Bruckerhoff4, Theodore Bruckerhoff3, Theodora Winkelman2, Theodore1).

John married Patty Pence.

The child from this marriage was:

   171 F    i. Andrea Bruckerhoff .

121. David Bruckerhoff (Sylvan Joseph Bruckerhoff4, Clemens Joseph Bruckerhoff3, Theodora Winkelman2, Theodore1).

David married someone.

His children were:

   172 M    i. Eric Paul Bruckerhoff was born on 10 August 1975, died on 24 May 1999 at age 23, and was buried in Home Cemetery in Perryville, Perry County, Missouri.

+ 173 F    ii. Tara Bruckerhoff .

123. Phillip George Bruckerhoff (Sylvan Joseph Bruckerhoff4, Clemens Joseph Bruckerhoff3, Theodora Winkelman2, Theodore1) was born on 10 October 1959.

Phillip married Connie Sue Allen in 1978. Connie was born on 11 December 1959.

Noted events in their marriage were:

• Divorce: Divorce, 1999.

Children from this marriage were:

+ 174 F    i. Mindy Michelle Bruckerhoff was born on 5 June 1979.

   175 M    ii. Scott Phillip Bruckerhoff was born on 30 March 1982.

Phillip next married Sharon Koenig in 2011.

General Notes: Maiden name Koenig. Married names were Evans and Abel now Bruckerhoff.

124. Carol Bruckerhoff (Sylvan Joseph Bruckerhoff4, Clemens Joseph Bruckerhoff3, Theodora Winkelman2, Theodore1).

Carol married Male Reynolds.

Children from this marriage were:

   176 F    i. Cindy Reynolds .

Cindy married Male Mayer.

   177 M    ii. Steven Weston Reynolds .

125. Karen (Susie) Bruckerhoff (Sylvan Joseph Bruckerhoff4, Clemens Joseph Bruckerhoff3, Theodora Winkelman2, Theodore1).

Karen married Male Buerck.

Children from this marriage were:

+ 178 F    i. Heather Buerck .

+ 179 M    ii. Matthew Buerck .

   180 F    iii. Katie Buerck .

   181 M    iv. Cory Buerck .

144. Ronald D. Winkelman (Leroy4, August (Gus) Laurent3, Theodore2, Theodore1) was born on 27 October 1955, died on 21 July 2014 at age 58, and was buried in Assumption Church Cemetery in O'Fallon, St. Charles County, Missouri.

General Notes: Winkelmann, Ronald D. of O'Fallon, Missouri, died on Monday, July 21, 2014 at the age of 58. Loving husband of Ann T. Winkelmann (nee: Galati); beloved son of Darlene Winkelmann and the late Leroy Winkelmann; devoted father of Timothy T.J. (Raelynne Schreiber) Winkelmann, Matthew (Angela) Winkelmann, and Mark Winkelmann; dear brother of Roger (Dawn) Winkelmann, Mary Ziegemeier, and David (Terri) Winkelmann; beloved brother-inlaw, uncle, nephew, cousin, and friend to many.

Ronald was a member of Assumption Catholic Church and Knights of Columbus. Services: The family is being served by The Baue Funeral Home, 311 Wood Street, O'Fallon, MO where visitation will be held on Friday, July 25, 2014 at 4:00-8:00 p.m. and at Assumption of the B.V.M. Catholic Church, 403 N. Main Street, O'Fallon, MO 9:30-10:30 a.m. on Saturday, July 26, 2014 with a Funeral Mass to follow at 10:30 a.m. Interment Assumption Church Cemetery. Memorials may be made to St. Vincent DePaul Society c/o Assumption Catholic Church.

Ronald married Ann T. Galati.

Children from this marriage were:

   182 M    i. Timothy J. Winkelman .

   183 M    ii. Matthew Winkelman .

Matthew married Angela.

   184 M    iii. Mark Winkelman .

Sixth Generation


165. Jeffery Charles Bruckerhoff (Charles Ervin Bruckerhoff5, Norbert A. Bruckerhoff4, Theodore Bruckerhoff3, Theodora Winkelman2, Theodore1).

Jeffery married Quincy Howell.

The child from this marriage was:

   185 M    i. Everett Thomas Bruckerhoff .

173. Tara Bruckerhoff (David Bruckerhoff5, Sylvan Joseph Bruckerhoff4, Clemens Joseph Bruckerhoff3, Theodora Winkelman2, Theodore1).

Tara married someone.

Her child was:

   186 F    i. Kayla .

174. Mindy Michelle Bruckerhoff (Phillip George Bruckerhoff5, Sylvan Joseph Bruckerhoff4, Clemens Joseph Bruckerhoff3, Theodora Winkelman2, Theodore1) was born on 5 June 1979.

Mindy married Henry Rogelio Wooldridge in 2010. Henry was born on 12 August 1979.

The child from this marriage was:

   187 M    i. Phillip Sylvan Wooldridge was born on 22 July 2011.

178. Heather Buerck (Karen (Susie) Bruckerhoff5, Sylvan Joseph Bruckerhoff4, Clemens Joseph Bruckerhoff3, Theodora Winkelman2, Theodore1).

Heather married Keith Perrault.

Children from this marriage were:

   188 M    i. Joshua Perrault .

   189 M    ii. Justin Perrault .

   190 M    iii. Michael Perrault .

179. Matthew Buerck (Karen (Susie) Bruckerhoff5, Sylvan Joseph Bruckerhoff4, Clemens Joseph Bruckerhoff3, Theodora Winkelman2, Theodore1).

Matthew married Stacey.

Children from this marriage were:

   191 F    i. Katelyn Buerck .

   192 M    ii. Noah Buerck .