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OAKLAWN CEMETERY....
Sturgis
St Joseph County, Michigan

Contributed to the Michigan USGenWeb Project and transcribed by Grace Ogden

Proof-read by Josephine Reed Garzelloni
30 April 1997

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HAINES, Mark Paul        b. 1918   d. 1957
HAINES, Helen Sunday     b. 1890   d. 1932
HAINES, Mark P.          b. 1888   d. 1966
HAINES, Lorna J.         b. 1890   d. 1981
HAINES, Mollie Welch     b. 1870   d. 1945

TEADT, Mary K.           b. 1937
TEADT, Eugene C.         b. 1934   d.1976
This is Eugene Clarence TEADT b. 30 AUG 1934 d. 20 JUL 1976 m. 26 JAN 1956,
Sturgis, St. Joseph, MI, Mary K. LUGINBILL b. 26 JAN 1937. Eugene was the
son of Clarence J. Fred TEADT and Alice Lulu Marie WALLMAN

GARRISON, Evadne R.      b. 1923   d. 1994
GARRISON, Lloyd E.       b. 1922   d. 1984

WEITTING, Fred A.        b. 12 MAY 1910      d. 24 MAR 1988
WEITTING, Josephine H.   b. 19 SEP 1914
This is Fred A WEITTING m. 12 NOV 1932, Sturgis, St. Joseph, MI, Josephine
H. RAMBADT. Fred A. was the son of Frank WEITTING and Mathilda BAUMAN.

FENNELL, Paul E.         b. 1931
FENNELL, Wanda I.        b. 1931
Wanda was born 4 OCT 1931 daughter of Albert Henry TEADT and Luelle MCKALE

BAUMAN, Margaret M.      b. 1914
BAUMAN, Elmer L.         b. 1924   d. 1991

OGDEN, Doramae           b. 1910   d. 1986
OGDEN, George T.         b. 1911   d. 1979
This is Doramae BAKER b. 25 NOV 1910 Terre Haute, Vigo, IN d. 10 SEP 1986
Sturgis, St. Joseph, MI, m. 3 MAR 1933 George T. OGDEN b. 13 JUN 1911
Johnsonburg. PA, d. 5 NOV 1979 Kalamazoo, MI. Doramae was the daughter of
Freeman BAKER and Fannie Palina WALSH. George was the son of William Scout
(Scouten) OGDEN and Anna Marie GUENTHER.

WHEATING, Alice E.       b. 1873   d. 1927
WHEATING, Herman W.      b. 1866   d. 1935

ROSINE, Frieda           b. 1887   d. 1958
ROSINE, Louis            b. 1884   d. 1951

WALLMAN, Hannah          b. 1880   d. 1956
WALLMAN, John            b. 1877   d. 1955

GOTTSCHALK, Maynard V    b. 1904   d. 1994
GOTTSCHALK, Mildred L.   b. 1906   d. 1994
This is Maynard Vern GOTTSCHALK .b 24 JAN 1904 Toledo, OH d. 19 MAR 1994
Sturgis, St. Joseph, MI m. 12 APR 1924 Mildred Lena FRAYS b. 26 MAR 1906
Sherman Twp, MI d. 24 JAN 1994, Borgess Medical Center, Kalamazoo, MI. He
was the son of Edward GOTTSCHALK and Freida "Frettie" TEADT, she was the
daughter of Fred FRAYS and Caroline BOWMAN.

SALEFSKY, John B.        b. 1898   d. 1968
SALEFSKY, Alvin J.       b. 1932   d. 1993
John B. SALEFSKY was the second husband of Alice Lulu Marie WALLMAN. 
Alvin J. SALEFSKY was the son of John and a previous wife.

BURK, Jack H.            b. 28 AUG 1922      d. 9 JUN 1980
Jack H. BURK was the third husband of Alice Lulu Marie WALLMAN.

HOLTZ, Alma E.           b. 1918
HOLTZ, Paul E.           b. 31 OCT 1910       d. 11 AUG 1983

HOLTZ, Dorothy M.        b. 1916
HOLTZ, Leon E.           b. 1913    d. 1998

ROSINE, Francis L.       b. 1920    d. 1974
ROSINE, Dennis L.        b. 1946    d. 1965
ROSINE. Harold L.        b. 1916    d. 1983

WALTERS, Lewis           b. 1883    d. 1921
WALTERS, Alvena          b. 1887    d. 1961
WALTERS, Lawrence M.     b. JAN 1907   d. FEB 1907
WALTERS, Raymond         b. 1908    d. 1979
WALTERS, Alta            b. 1912
This is Lewis WALTERS b. 25 DEC 1883 d. 1921 m. 15 MAR 1906 Alvena TEADT 
b. 4 JUN 1887. Lewis was the son of Fred WALTERS and Minnie UNKNOWN. 
Alvena was the daughter of Henry TEADT and Wilhelmine "Minnie" HOLTZ.  
Lawrence M. WALTERS b. 16 JAN 1907 d. 15 FEB 1907 and Raymond WALTERS 
b. 28 JUN 1908 were sons of Lewis and Alvena.

WALTERS, Fred            b. 1849    d. 1911
WALTERS, Minnie          b. 1856    d. 1914
Fred WALTERS b. 16 MAR 1849 d. 23 AUG 1911,  Minnie WALTERS b. 19 NOV 1856
d. 22 MAR 1914. Parents of Lewis WALTERS above.

TEADT, Sarah M.          b. 1902    d. 1960
TEADT, Carl H.           b. 1898    d. 1985
TEADT, Marvin Duane        26 AUG     29 AUG 1966
TEADT, Effie             b. 1931
TEADT, E J               b. 1930
TEADT, Arthur            b. 1906

SADEWASSER, Charles W.   b. 1864    d. 1909
SADEWASSER, Lizzie       b. 1870    d. 1956
This is Charles W. SADEWASSER b. 17 SEP 1864 d. 21 OCT 1909 m. 4 JAN 1900
Elizabeth TEADT b. 29 SEP 1870. She was the daughter of Henry TEADT and
Wilhelmine "Minnie" HOLTZ.

HOLTZ, Fred W.           b. 1884    d. 1951
HOLTZ, Gertrude          b. 1886    d. 1953
HOLTZ, Nelson            b. 1907    d. 1911

Father John TEADT        b. 1876    d. 1944
Mother Louise TEADT      b. 1882    d. 1945
Father Alfred TEADT      b. 1909    d. 1990
John TEADT b. 15 FEB 1876 m. Louise BAUMAN b. 1 MAY 1882. He was the son of
Henry TEADT and Wilhelmine "Minnie" HOLTZ. Alfred TEADT b. 16 MAR 1909  d. 10 NOV 1990.

BAUMAN, John             b. 1839    d. 1927
BAUMAN, Frederica        b. 1837    d. 1894
DENO, Emma                  1875       1936       
DENO, William M.            1875       1952

KOSS, Charles J.         b. 1861    d. 1934
KOSS, Ida L.             b. 1873    d. 1961
Ida is Ida L. WEITTING daughter of Alfred/Albert WEITTING and Henrietta
ROSINE

WALLMAN, Marie           b. 1854    d. 1914
WALLMAN, Herman          b. 1848    d. 1922

WALLMAN, William B.      b. 1882    d. 1959

HAINES, Albert W.        b. 1880    d. 1949
HAINES, Eliza J.   his wife                  b. 1856     d. 1915
              John Pierce                    b. 1853     d. 1924


One last page. This is a large stone and then next to it a slightly smaller
stone. This has nothing to do with my family, but since I am from NY I
thought I would bring it back to share with others who have a 
New York to Michigan connection.

Front of stone

Susan S. WAIT                                      Jonathan G. WAIT
b. Erie Co, NY                                        b. Town York, NY
8 JUN  1821                                            22 NOV 1811
d. Sturgis, MI                                         d. Sturgis, MI
3 MAR 1909                                           29 OCT 1893

Back of stone

    IN MEMORY OF THE CHILDREN OF J G AND SUSAN S WAIT

Isabel M.          9 - 26 - 1840           2 - 18 - 1858
Wm H H             4 - 25 - 1842           3 - 19 - 1853
Daniel G           3 - 24 - 1844           3 - 19 - 1853
George             6 - 18 - 1846          12 - 18 - 1846
Mary E             9 - 28 - 1847           6 -  8 - 1861
Thaddeus P.        12 - 8 - 1849           2 -  3 - 1884
Jesse              10 -14 - 1856           3 -  3 - 1858
Lee E               7 -22 - 1861           5 - 20 - 1881
Henry              12 - 2 - 1863           6 - 15 - 1864
Arthur H            4 - 2 - 1852           8 - 15 - 1927
Jay G               3 - 1 - 1854           3 -  4 - 1923
Frank W           12 - 22 - 1858           7 -  1 - 1933

Next stone - front

     IN MEMORY OF MY FATHER AND MOTHER
Josiah WAIT
 b. 10 JAN 1786 
departed  15 NOV 1841

Ann Graham WAIT
  b. 2 MAR 1790
departed 7 JUL 1872

back of stone

IN MEMORY OF FATHER AND MOTHER OF SUSAN S WAIT

Geo BUCK 
MAY 1782          AUG 1829

Mary Herse BUCK
NOV 1785            NOV 1863

FIRST SETTLERS IN CITY OF STURGIS

Farther down the same row are three small stones

Justin J WAIT         1868             1912
Elizabeth J WAIT      1831             1894
Anson WAIT            1821             1896



This is a large stone for the McKale family.

                                   McKALE

Charles H.         Sophia            Frederick           Minnie
Charles F.
1875-1935         1851-1942          1824-1922          1878-1881
1918-1921

A large stone for Holz

                                      HOLZ

    Friedrich Holz
         Geb. APR 19, 1832
         Gest. APR 22, 1889
    Margaretha Seine Gattin
         Geb. SEP 12, 1831
         Gest. NOV 24, 1904

Small individual stones

Edward FAULKNER   Edith M. FAULKNER    Fred        Minnie         C.
AUTINRIEB
1871- 1919                 HAZELGANS            1845-1934  1849-1929
1813-1881                  1872-1939

William C. HOLTZ       HOLTZ Caroline  1872-1955  MOTHER       Johnny HOLTZ
1910-1957                     John M. 1865-1932  FATHER       Sep 1940 4 mos

Laurie Lee HOLTZ
NOV 21, 1954
The first five stones are in front of the HOLZ stone the others are in the
rear. The way it is laid out there would appear to be some kind of
relationship, but I am not sure.

A large stone for C H HOLZ
small individual stones

 MOTHER          FATHER       Carol Dorothy HART
                        28 APR 1929        14 FEB 1930

Martha HOLZ SADEWASSER               Elmer J HOLZ
    1900 - 1977                      1904 - 1908

Mary C HOLZ                             Charles HOLZ
 1873 - 1911                            1867 - 1918 

WALLMAN, Sophia             b. 1868              d. 1919
WALLMAN, Herman             b. 1874              d. 1951

HOLTZ, Minnie G.            b. 1883              d. 1946
HOLTZ, Carl A.              b. 1882              d. 1932

WALTERS, Evelyn L.          b. 1916              d. 1988
WALTERS, Frank C.           b. 1879              d. 1962
WALTERS, Lillie H.          b. 1885              d. 1935
WALTERS, Leona A.           b. 1921              d. 1923

    WOLFINGER                                      WALLMAN
Carl H.   1904 - 1976                      Judson C.   1875 - 1949
Mary Ann  1918                             Mabel A.     1878 - 1955
Carl Henry WALLMAN b. 19 APR 1904 d. 6 MAR 1976 m. 8 DEC 1945 Mary Ann WOLFINGER

HOLTZ, Cleo M.                b. 1904                d. 1989
HOLTZ, Albert C.             b. 29 MAR 1892    d. 5 FEB 1960  military marker WW II

WALLAMN, John H.          b. 14 APR 1908      d. 25 MAY 1964
WALLMAN, Helen I.         b. 1911             d. 1998

NILES, Ethel M.                b. 1911                  d. 1995
NILES, Roy  C                  b. 1908                  d. 1986
This is Roy Charles NILES b. 9 SEP 1908 d. 16 SEP 1986 m. 31 OCT 1927
Sturgis, St. Joseph, MI Ethel M. SHOOK b. 16 APR 1911 Van Wert, OH. 
He was the son of Charles J. NILES and Mary TEADT. She was the
 daughter of J. Lawrence SHOOK and Rosa STEVENS.

DOBBERTEEN, Shirley E.             b. 1931          d. 1979
DOBBERTEEN, William L.             b. 1930
DOBBERTEEN, Mabel A.               b. 1895          d. 1979
DOBBERTEEN, Louis F.               b. 1888          d. 1958

Father  Albert H. TEADT            b. 1901          d. 1952
 Wava T. SPAULDING and baby        b. 1927          d. 1948
Son Wayne E. TEADT                 b. 1925          d. 1940
Mother Luella M. TEADT             b. 1896          d. 1970
This is Albert Henry TEADT b. 13 JUN 1901 d. 27 NOV 1952 m. 1923
 Luella McKale b. 11 MAY 1896 d. 11 MAY 1970.  He was the son of John
 TEADT and Louise ADAMS.  She was the daughter of Louis McKALE and
 Fredericka WITTENBERG.  Wava and Wayne were two of their children.
 Wayne was killed in an auto accident and Wava died with her child in
 childbirth. I do not know the first name of Wava's husband.

NILES, Charles J.                       b. 1856             .d 1943
NILES, Mary                             b. 1868              d. 1946
This is Mary TEADT b. 5 NOV 1868 m. 30 AUG 1893 in Sherman Twp.
 Charles J. NILES b. 14 DEC 1856 d. 29 JUL 1943.  She was the
 daughter of Henry TEADT and Wilhelmine "Minnie" HOLTZ.

HOLTZ, Ida               b. 1873                d. 1940
HOLTZ, William L.        b. 1875                d. 1937

GOTTSCHALK, Frances            b. 1908                d. 1963
GOTTSCHALK, Melvin E.          b. 1907                d. 1991
This is Melvin Edward Gottschalk b. 2 JUL 1907, Toledo, OH d. 15 FEB
 1991  Three Rivers Area Hospital m. 21 JAN 1928 in Centreville, St.
 Joseph, MI  Frances A. Bauman b. 1908 d. 10 NOV 1963.  He was the
 son of Edward GOTTSCHALK and Freida "Frettie" TEADT.

WALTERS, Clarence W.         9 AUG 1898               15 DEC 1947

WEITTING, Mathilda              b. 1889                d. 7 DEC 1963
WEITTING, Frank                   b. 1882                d. 27 MAY 1958

NILES, Herbert C.                  b. 10 SEP 1880         d. 18 APR 1953
NILES, Magdalene                 b. 17 SEP 1879         d. 24 FEB 1958

HOLTZ, Alma F.                   b. 1907
HOLTZ, Fred C.                    b. 29 JAN 1898         d. 21 JUN 1954

WALLMAN, Elmer Herman            b. 20 JUN 1908         d. 18 DEC 1959
He was the son of Henry WALLMAN and Mary Louise WEITTING

WEITTING, Charlotte L.           b. 1918                 d. 1978
WEITTING, Lawrence L.            b. 1915                d. 1974
This is Lawrence L. WEITTING b. 10 JUN 1915 d. 17 MAR 1974 m. Charlotte L.
DUNHAM b. 8 MAR 1918 d. 3 JUL 1978. He was the son of Frank WEITTING
 and Mathilda BAUMAN. She was the daughter of John Arthur DUNHAM and
 Eva Merle BROOKS.

FENNELL, Phyllis A.              b. 1928
FENNELL, Robert S.               b. 1929

FENNELL, Dorothy                 b. 1926
FENNELL, Richard                  b. 1926                d. 1996

FENNELL, Alma M.                 b. 1907                d. 1970
FENNELL, C Frank                 b. 1902                d. 1975

FENNELL, Jan E.
FENNELL, Jon G.
This is a set of twins with the date OCT 1957 on the stone.
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A special "Thank you" to Grace Ogden, for her time and effort and generous contribution of this cemetery material. Grace wanted to share this information, that she so painstakingly transcribed, so that all may benefit from her research.

For more information regarding the transcriptions of this cemetery, you may email Grace at: bearshots@aol.com or snail-mail to:
Grace Ogden, PO Box 2217, Kingston, NY 12402

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