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George J. Ysker

George J. Ysker

Male 1890 - 1964  (73 years)

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  • Name George J. Ysker 
    Born 29 Dec 1890  Green Mountain, Marshall, Iowa, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Alt. Birth 29 Dec 1890  Grundy Center, Grundy, Iowa, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Census 1895  Palermo, Grundy, Iowa, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    1895 Iowa State 
    • Enumerated were John Ysker 38 Germany; Peterks Ysker 31 Germany; Klaas Ysker 8 Germany; Gratge Ysker 7 Germany; Geerd Ysker 4 Grundy Co, Iowa; Henry Ysker 2 Grundy Co. Iowa; Klasune Ysker 0 Grundy Co., Iowa
    Census 14 Jun 1900  Palermo, Grundy, Iowa, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    1900 US Federal 
    • in the John Eskel household. Enumerated were JOHN head w m Feb 1856 44 m 16yrs Ger-Ger-Ger 1890 10 Na Farmer; PETERKA wife w f July 1861 38 m 16yrs mother of 8/7 living Ger-Ger-Ger 1890 10; CLAAS G. son w m Feb 1886 14 s Ger-Ger-Ger 1890 10; GRAETJE K. daughter w f Jan 1888 12 s Ger-Ger-Ger 1890 10 at school; GEORGE E. son w m Dec 1889 10 s IA-Ger-Ger at school; HENRY son w m Dec 1891 8 s IA-Ger-Ger; LENA daughter w f Oct 1893 6 s IA-Ger-Ger; VERNER son w m Sep 1895 4 s IA-Ger-Ger; BESSIE daughter w f Dec 1896 3 IA-Ger-Ger; KLAAS G. FREE uncle w m Feb 1827 73 Wd Ger-Ger-Ger 1890 10 Al
    Census 6 Jun 1905  Lakeside Twp., Cottonwood, Minnesota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    1905 Minnesota State 
    • Enumerated were JOHN Ysker RFD No1 m 49 w Ger-Ger-Ger 3 yrs MN 3 yrs ED Farmer; PETERKE f 42 w Ger-Ger-Ger; CLASS m 19 w Ger-Ger-Ger; GEORGE m 14 w IA-Ger-Ger; HENRY m 12 w IA-Ger-Ger; KLASSIENE f 10 w IA-Ger-Ger; WARNER m 9 w IA-Ger-Ger; BETTY f 8 w IA-Ger-Ger; WILHELM m 2 w MN-Ger-Ger
    Census 15 Apr 1910  Christiania Twp., Jackson, Minnesota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    1910 US Federal 
    • in the John Ysker household. Enumerated were JOHN head m w 54 m1 at 24 Ger-Ger-Ger 1890 Na Farmer; PETRA wife f w 24 ma at 24 mother of 9/8 living Ger-Ger-Ger 1890; CLAAS son m w 24 s Ger-Ger-Ger 1890 Laborer home farm; GEORGE son m w 19 s IA-Ger-Ger Laborer home farm; HENRY son m w 17 s IA-Ger-Ger Laborer working out; SENNIE daughter f w 16 s IA-Ger-Ger; VERN son m w 13 s IA-Ger-Ger; BESSIE daughter f w 12 s IA-Ger-Ger; WILLIAM son m w 7 s IA-Ger-Ger
    Died 28 Jun 1964  Sioux Falls, Minnehaha, South Dakota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Funeral Memorial Card 2 Jul 1964  Windom, Cottonwood, Minnesota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Our Savior's Lutheran Church 
    Obituary 2 Jul 1964  Windom, Cottonwood, Minnesota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Cottonwood County Citizen 
    • George Ysker Rites July 2 In Windom
      Funeral services for George J. Ysker, 73, well-known resident of Cottonwood County and veteran of World War 1, will be held Thursday, July 2, at 2 p.m. at Our Savior's Lutheran Church in Windom with the Rev. E. F. Rehwaldt officiating.
      Mr. Ysker passed away Sunday, June 28, at the Veterans Hospital in Sioux Falls. He had been in poor health for several years.
      He is survived by his wife Pauline of Windom: four daughters: tow sons: three sisters: and three brothers.
      Interment will be in Resthaven Memory Gardens.
      A complete obituary will be printed in next week's issue of this paper.
    Buried 2 Jul 1964  Windom Memorial Gardens, Windom, Cottonwood, Minnesota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 6
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    Obituary 9 Jul 1964  Windom, Cottonwood, Minnesota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Cottonwood County Citizen and Windom Reporter 
    • George Ysker Services Held Here July 2
      Funeral services for George J. Ysker, 73, well-known Windom resident and veteran of World War 1, were held at 2 p.m. Thursday, July 2, at Our Savior's Lutheran Church with the Rev. E. F. Rehwaldt officiating.
      Mr. Ysker had been in fairly good health until December of 1962 when he suffered a stroke. Twice in June he underwent surgery at the Veterans Hospital at Sioux Falls. It was there he suffered a coronary and passed away.
      At the services Gust Orloske, Fred Tasler, Robert Tasler and David Kosen sang "Asleep in Jesus", "Just As I Am", and "Beautiful Savior". Mrs. Robert Boelter was the organist. Pallbearers included Earl Nelson, Clarence Nelson, Walter Thompson, Horace Sether, Mervin Malchow and Paul Woizeschke.
      Graveside services were conducted by the American Legion.
      Interment was in Resthaven Memorial Garden.

      Obituary
      George J. Ysker, son of John and Petra Muller Ysker, was born Dec. 29, 1890, at Grundy Centery, Iowa. At the age of nin he came with his parents to Minnesota and settled on a farm south of Bingham Lake. He attended rural schools in the district.
      The Yskers resided on the R.A. Van Nest frm from 1923 until 1931. They then moved to a farm near Bingham Lake. In 1934 they purchased the father's farm and lived there until they retired in 1960, making their home in Windom.
      Mr. Ysker served on the Co-op creamery board, the store board and was chairman of the Christiania township board for 17 years. He was active in his chruch, was a member of the men's club and served on the finance committee.
      He leaves to mourn his passing his wife Pauline of Windom: four daughters: Dorothy (Mrs. Raymond Hockstein) of Springfield; Joyce (Mrs. Carl Gates) of Anoka; Vera (Mrs. Lester LIndstrom of Murdock: and Marilyn (Mrs. Duane Haak) of Alexandria; and two sons: Robert and Dennis both of Bingham Lake. Other survivors include three sisters: Mrs. Burno Rients of Windom; Mrs. Emil Thor of Bingham Lake; and Mrs. James Clark of Seattle; and three brothers: Claus, Vern and William, all of the Windom area.
    Person ID I6086  Brendas Branches
    Last Modified 19 Aug 2014 

    Father John Ysker,   b. 21 Feb 1856, , , , Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Jun 1931, Bingham Lake, Cottonwood, Minnesota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years) 
    Mother Petereke Mueller,   b. 11 Jul 1863, , , Loquard, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 Mar 1935, Bingham Lake, Cottonwood, Minnesota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years) 
    Family ID F2061  Group Sheet

    Family 1 Bertha Hinders,   b. 1 Apr 1898, , Hancock, Iowa, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Feb 1922, , Cottonwood, Minnesota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 23 years) 
    Married 23 Feb 1921  , Cottonwood, Minnesota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Bertha Ysker,   b. 19 Feb 1922, Mountain Lake, Cottonwood, Minnesota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Feb 1922, Mountain Lake, Cottonwood, Minnesota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
    Last Modified 4 Aug 2010 
    Family ID F2437  Group Sheet

    Family 2 Pauline Forentine Schimnowski,   b. 16 Aug 1898, Sibley, Osceola, Iowa, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Mar 1981, , Ramsey, Minnesota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years) 
    Married 29 Sep 1923  , Cottonwood, Minnesota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
    +1. Dorothy Mae Ysker
    +2. Robert George Ysker,   b. 4 Aug 1925, Lakeside Twp., Cottonwood, Minnesota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 May 2012, Windom, Cottonwood, Minnesota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 86 years)
    Last Modified 4 Aug 2010 
    Family ID F2438  Group Sheet