Verna Kuebler

F, b. 26 July 1937, d. 12 November 2008
     Verna Kuebler was born on 26 July 1937 at Artas, Campbell Co., SD. She was the daughter of Friedrich Kuebler and Lydia Schick. Verna Kuebler married William Roy Everitt, son of Roy Charles Everitt and Anna Miriam Wendell, on 14 February 1953 at Pasco, Franklin Co., WA. Verna Kuebler married Calvin Theodor Liedle, son of David Liedle and Elizabeth Ladner, on 16 September 1961 at Aberdeen, Brown Co., SD. Verna Kuebler died on 12 November 2008 at Brown Co., SD, at age 71 Dates per SSDI, last residence Aberdeen.


November 17, 2008

Aberdeen: Funeral service for Verna Liedle, 71, of Aberdeen will be 2:30 p.m. Tuesday, Nov.18, 2008, at Good Shepherd Lutheran Church, Aberdeen. Pastor Chris Anderson will be officiating. Burial will follow at Sunset Memorial Gardens. Schriver's Memorial Mortuary and Crematory, Aberdeen is in charge of arrangements. Visitation will be 4 to 7 p.m. Monday, Nov. 17, 2008, at the mortuary and one hour prior to the service Tuesday at the church. Friends may sign online guestbook at Verna passed away Wednesday, Nov. 12, 2008, at her home. Verna Kuebler was born July 26, 1937, to Fred and Lydia (Schick) Kuebler near Artas, S.D. In 1952, she moved to Pasco, Wash., where she received her education. Verna married William Roy Everitt Feb. 14, 1953, at Pasco. William passed away in 1957. Verna moved to Aberdeen in 1959 and has resided here since that time. Verna married Calvin Liedle Sept. 16, 1961, at Aberdeen. Verna worked at Burckhard Bakery for many years until they closed. She later worked at Burger King and was still employed with the restaurant at the time of her death. Verna enjoyed dancing, working in her yard and in her flower gardens. Verna was an avid Notre Dame Football fan and Chicago Cubs Baseball fan. Surviving Verna are her special friend and fiancé, Adam Reich Sr. of Aberdeen; her daughters, Judy (Tim) Bihary of Pasco, Wash., Joyce (Bruce) Haerter of Hosmer, S.D., and Jill Metzinger of Aberdeen; sons, Gary (Lorraine) Liedle of Aberdeen, Stan Liedle of California and Randy Metzinger of Aberdeen; seven grandchildren: Ian Bihary, Joseph (Elli) Haerter, Kayla Haerter, Morgan Metzinger, Rabecka Metzinger, Stacy (Cary) Bauer and Charlene (Landon) Jensen; seven great-grandchildren: Theodore Haerter, Avery Haerter, Brandon Bauer, Shelby Bauer, Rogue Jensen, Kya Jensen and Travis Liedle and one sister, Ella Susan of Washington. Verna was preceded in death by both husbands; two sons, Gary Everitt and Mark Liedle; four brothers and one sister. Pallbearers will be Bruce Haerter, Randy Metzinger, Gary Liedle, Joseph Haerter, Tom Cavanaugh and Rick Schlauch.

She was buried in November 2008 at Sunset Memorial Gardens, Aberdeen, Brown Co., SD, Find A Grave Memorial# 179086381.

Child of Verna Kuebler and William Roy Everitt

Child of Verna Kuebler and Calvin Theodor Liedle

George Darwin Kuehl

M, b. 11 February 1922, d. 22 December 1999
     George Darwin Kuehl was born on 11 February 1922. He was the son of Harold J. Kuehl and Ethel Hinshaw. George Darwin Kuehl died on 22 December 1999 at age 77.

Harold J. Kuehl

M, b. 3 October 1896, d. July 1969
     Harold J. Kuehl married Ethel Hinshaw, daughter of George W. Hinshaw and Rebecca L. Hooley. Harold J. Kuehl was born on 3 October 1896. He died in July 1969 at age 72.

Children of Harold J. Kuehl and Ethel Hinshaw

Marilyn Jean Kuehl

F, b. 14 May 1924, d. 19 July 1928
     Marilyn Jean Kuehl was born on 14 May 1924. She was the daughter of Harold J. Kuehl and Ethel Hinshaw. Marilyn Jean Kuehl died on 19 July 1928 at age 4.

Wayne Harold Kuehl

M, b. 20 February 1917, d. 12 June 1994
     Wayne Harold Kuehl was born on 20 February 1917. He was the son of Harold J. Kuehl and Ethel Hinshaw. Wayne Harold Kuehl died on 12 June 1994 at age 77.

Charles Kuehne

M, b. 19 January 1921, d. 29 November 1996
     Charles Kuehne was born on 19 January 1921 at St. Louis, St. Louis Co., MO. He was the son of Edward H. Kuehne and Anna P. Mohrstadt. Charles Kuehne died on 29 November 1996 at St. Louis, St. Louis Co., MO, at age 75.

Edward H. Kuehne

M, b. circa 1885
     Edward H. Kuehne was born circa 1885 at Missouri. He married Anna P. Mohrstadt, daughter of Charles Mohrstadt and Emma DaVault Powell, circa 1914.

Children of Edward H. Kuehne and Anna P. Mohrstadt

Olivia V. Kuehne

F, b. circa 1915
     Olivia V. Kuehne was born circa 1915 at St. Louis, St. Louis Co., MO. She was the daughter of Edward H. Kuehne and Anna P. Mohrstadt.

Kenneth Dale Kuenning

M, b. 28 July 1930, d. 5 April 2018
     Kenneth Dale Kuenning was born on 28 July 1930. He was the son of Wilbur E. Kuenning and Ada C. Bertke. Kenneth Dale Kuenning died on 5 April 2018 at Moline, Rock Island Co., IL, at age 87 Obituary (

Rev. Kenneth D. Kuenning, 87, died April 5, 2018 at his home in Moline, IL surrounded by his family after a brief illness. He was Pastor Emeritus of the Church of Peace United Church of Christ in Rock Island, IL which he served from 1969 to 1995.

He was a graduate of Memorial High School in St. Marys, Ohio, Mission House College, (Lakeland University), in Plymouth, Wisconsin, and Eden Theological Seminary in Webster Groves, Missouri. He was ordained into the Christian Ministry in June, 1956 in his home church, St. Paul's Evangelical and Reformed Church in St. Marys.

He was an intern at Morningside Community Church, Inglewood, CA and served pastorates at First Reformed Church, Rising Sun, IN,’56-’59, St. Paul Church, Staunton, IL, ’59-’65, and Boonville, MO, ’65-‘69, prior to moving to the Quad Cities.

In 1957, Ken was a delegate to the Uniting General Synod of the United Church of Christ, merging the Evangelical and Reformed Church and the Congregational and Christian Churches, in Cleveland, OH. In the early 1960's he accompanied the last load of cattle to post-war Germany for Heifer Project International.

During his ministry in Rock Island, he founded the Community Caring Conference in 1976, an independent self-help block club organization which helps neighbors get to know one another and unite in addressing mutual neighborhood and community concerns to improve the quality of life within the areas in which they live.

In the 1980's, he provided leadership and support in launching the Quad Cities Interfaith, an organization comprised of persons from Protestant, Roman Catholic, and Jewish faith communities from Iowa and Illinois which continues to work together on community issues.

During his years in ministry he served on various association committees: Church and Ministry, Stewardship and Evangelism in the Illinois Conference, served as a camp counselor, and took youth groups to Estes Park, YMCA of the Rockies, the United Nations in New York, visited representatives in Washington, and work camps in Back Bay Mission. He also participated in a march with Martin Luther King, Jr. in Chicago; he supported and firmly believed in civil rights.

He and his wife, Delores (Dee) enjoyed camping across this country with their children during their growing-up years, and led trips to the Holy Land in the l980s. He loved his family and the Church with his whole heart. He and Dee enjoyed 63 years of marriage. Their children are Laurie Albright, Manchester, MO; Annette Hong (Peter) Ankeny IA; Mary Gross (Rev. Robert) Waukesha WI; and Paul Kuenning (Charlotte), Whitewater WI. His grandchildren are: David (Maria) Hong and son Ian, Woodbridge, VA; Kristina Grier (Travis), Hillsboro OR; Deanna (Corey) Wright, Green Bay WI; Emily Kuenning, Green Bay WI; Sarah Gross and Daniel Gross, Waukesha WI.

He is further survived by his brother, Ed Kuenning (Wilma); nieces, Druann (Gary) Whitaker, and Kimberly (Rick) Werling, and nephew, Mark (Beverly) Kuenning, of Celina, OH; his sister-in-law, Dixie, and nephew, Travis (Chris) Kuenning, of St. Marys, OH; and cousins Bill (Karen) Bloomhorst and Dale Speckman.

He was preceeded in death by his parents, Wilbur and Ada Kuenning and brother Jack Kuenning of St. Marys.

The family requests that memorials be made to the Church of Peace UCC Sustaining Fund.

Viewing will be Friday, April 13 from 4:00 to 7:00 p.m. at Wheelan-Pressly Funeral Home, 3030 7th Ave., Rock Island. A funeral will be officiated by the Rev. Mariah Marlin-Warfield on Saturday, April 14, 10:00 a.m. at Church of Peace, 1114 12th St., Rock Island.

Online condolences may be left at

Wilbur E. Kuenning

M, b. 3 February 1902, d. 28 February 1964
     Wilbur E. Kuenning was born on 3 February 1902. He married Ada C. Bertke. Wilbur E. Kuenning died on 28 February 1964 at age 62. He was buried in March 1964 at German Protestant Cemetery, New Bremen, Auglaize Co., OH, Findagrave #20459260.

Child of Wilbur E. Kuenning and Ada C. Bertke

Alvina Bertha Mary Kuester

F, b. 23 March 1915
     Alvina Bertha Mary Kuester was born on 23 March 1915. She was the daughter of Herman Kuester and Agusta Schultz. Alvina Bertha Mary Kuester married Leo Lea Tallman, son of John Ellsworth Tallman and Mary Lucretia Marsh, on 30 October 1940.

Emma Lydia Kuester1

F, b. 29 January 1858, d. 8 April 1924
     Emma Lydia Kuester was born on 29 January 1858 at Concordia, Lafayette Co., MO.1 She married John Hess circa 1874.1 Emma Lydia Kuester died on 8 April 1924 at Barry Co., MO, at age 66. She was buried in April 1924 at Oakdale Cemetery, Monett, Lawrence Co., MO, Findagrave #114808096.

Child of Emma Lydia Kuester and John Hess


  1. [S2940] 1900 Federal Census, Barry County, Missouri. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T623, Roll 838; FHL #1240838.

Herman Kuester

     Herman Kuester married Agusta Schultz.

Child of Herman Kuester and Agusta Schultz

Maria Kuester

     Maria Kuester married Frederick Charles Schmoe.

Child of Maria Kuester and Frederick Charles Schmoe

Leonard Edmund Kuffel M.D.

M, b. 15 October 1917, d. 28 June 2015
     Leonard Edmund Kuffel M.D. was born on 15 October 1917 at Helena, Lewis and Clark Co., MT. He married Marie Streeter in 1943. Leonard Edmund Kuffel M.D. died on 28 June 2015 at age 97. He was buried in 2015 at Western Montana State Veterans Cemetery, Missoula, Missoula Co., MT, Findagrave #154990311.

Child of Leonard Edmund Kuffel M.D. and Marie Streeter

Richard Bruce Kuffel

M, b. 13 June 1948, d. 12 June 1987
     Richard Bruce Kuffel was born on 13 June 1948 at Missoula, Missoula Co., MT. He was the son of Leonard Edmund Kuffel M.D. and Marie Streeter. Richard Bruce Kuffel died on 12 June 1987 at Seattle, King Co., WA, at age 38 per SSDI, last residence Chanhassen, Carver Co., MN.

Elisabetha Kugler

     Elisabetha Kugler married Hans Jakob Bollschweiler.

Child of Elisabetha Kugler and Hans Jakob Bollschweiler

Charles A. Kuhlemeier1

M, b. circa 1904, d. circa 1948
     Charles A. Kuhlemeier was born circa 1904 at Illinois.1 He married Carmen Sara Davenport in 1931 at Detroit, Wayne Co., MI. Charles A. Kuhlemeier died circa 1948.

Child of Charles A. Kuhlemeier and Carmen Sara Davenport


  1. [S4112] 1940 Federal Census, Bergen County, New Jersey. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T627, Roll 2313.

Capt. Charles Ruel Kuhlemeier

M, b. 22 February 1934, d. 3 April 2010
     Capt. Charles Ruel Kuhlemeier was born on 22 February 1934 at Wayne Co. (probably), MI. He was the son of Charles A. Kuhlemeier and Carmen Sara Davenport.1 Capt. Charles Ruel Kuhlemeier married Wilma Grace Weber, daughter of George William Weber and Wilma Irene Buchanan, on 28 September 1957 at Enid, Garfield Co., OK. Capt. Charles Ruel Kuhlemeier died on 3 April 2010 at Temple, Bell Co., TX, at age 76 Obituary (

Charles "Chuck" Ruel Kuhlemeier was born Feb. 22, 1934, in Ann Arbor, Michigan, to Charles August and Carmen Sarah Davenport Kuhlemeier. He was the only one of their four children to survive infancy. He was named for his father and his maternal grandfather, Ruel Edward Davenport.

Growing up, Charles was the oldest of nine cousins who all adored him. His 7 female cousins measured every man against him. While he served in the U.S. Air Force, a member of the Strategic Air Command, they would turn the hero of every war picture into Charles Ruel.

On September 28, 1957, he married Wilma Grace Weber in Enid, Oklahoma. Together they had five children. Two of the children died in infancy.

The family settled in Lovington, New Mexico. Charles and Wilma lived in New Mexico until 2008. They then moved to Texas where he was living at the time of his death.

Charles had a great mind for meticulous detail which helped to make him a wonderful storyteller. He had a deep voice, a wonderful smile and ready laugh.

Charles Ruel Kuhlemeier died the Saturday before Easter, April 3, 2010, in Temple, Texas. A lifelong Presbyterian, his Service of Witness to the Resurrection was held at First Presbyterian Church in Temple, Texas, on Saturday, April 10, 2010. The cross on his tombstone is the cross from the Presbyterian Seal.

From A Journey Through Time with the Davenport Family of New York and the Midwest by Emma Sue Davenport.

He was buried in April 2010 at Resthaven Cemetery, Lovington, Lea Co., NM, Findagrave #61158475.

Children of Capt. Charles Ruel Kuhlemeier and Wilma Grace Weber


  1. [S4112] 1940 Federal Census, Bergen County, New Jersey. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T627, Roll 2313.

Henry Charles Kuhlemeier

     Henry Charles Kuhlemeier was born. He was the son of Capt. Charles Ruel Kuhlemeier and Wilma Grace Weber. Henry Charles Kuhlemeier died in infancy.

Susan Kuhlemeier

     Susan Kuhlemeier was born. She was the daughter of Capt. Charles Ruel Kuhlemeier and Wilma Grace Weber. Susan Kuhlemeier died in infancy.

Earl William Kuhlman

M, b. 1908, d. 1977
     Earl William Kuhlman was born in 1908 at Ohio. He was the son of William H. Kuhlman and Magdalena Schott. Earl William Kuhlman died in 1977.

William H. Kuhlman

M, b. 1879, d. 1940
     William H. Kuhlman was born in 1879 at Ohio. He married Magdalena Schott, daughter of Jacob Schott and Margaret Eliza Yeager, circa 1905. William H. Kuhlman died in 1940.

Child of William H. Kuhlman and Magdalena Schott

Carolyn Marie Kuhls

F, b. 17 April 1928, d. 19 January 2010
     Carolyn Marie Kuhls was also known as "Lynn". She was born on 17 April 1928 at Dayton, Montgomery Co., OH. She was the daughter of Henry William Kuhls and Marion E. Moore.1 Carolyn Marie Kuhls married Louis D. Taylor Jr., son of Louis D. Taylor and Lela May Swigert, on 30 May 1954. Carolyn Marie Kuhls died on 19 January 2010 at Oklahoma City, Oklahoma Co., OK, at age 81 Obituary (

Lynn died at the age of 81 on January 19, 2010 in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. She was born in Dayton, Ohio to Henry and Marion Kuhls.

She graduated from Wittenberg University and pursued a career in teaching also achieving a Master's Degree in Education at Butler University.

She moved to Indianapolis after marrying her beloved husband, L.D. Taylor, Jr. They built a house together in Carmel, Indiana where they raised their three children and resided until recently.

She valued education highly and after retiring from teaching, regularly attended the Carmel Board of Education meetings as an observer and volunteered in her church's nursery.

She also believed strongly in the power of democracy and served many years as a Republican precinct committeewoman. Registering new voters was a special joy for her. She was also a proud supporter of the Indianapolis Pacers and Cincinnati Reds.

Some of her favorite activities included the Doers Club, Family Support Center, and being a 50 plus year member of Delta Zeta sorority.

She is preceded in death by her sons, Lawrence Douglas and David Linn Taylor.

Her survivors include her husband of 56 years, L.D. Taylor, Jr; daughter, Dr. Elizabeth Taylor Albert, son-in-law, Dr. David Albert, grandchildren, Kathryn, Michael, Carl and Luke Albert all of Oklahoma City. She is also survived by her brother, Robert Kuhls of Tipp City, Ohio; nieces, Vickie Blakey, and Jackie Kuhls-Schachter and their families.

A memorial service was held at the Chapel of Epworth Villa in Oklahoma City January 25th, with a graveside service held later in Indianapolis, IN.

(Information from The Oklahoman on January 23, 2010.)

Children of Carolyn Marie Kuhls and Louis D. Taylor Jr.


  1. [S1987] 1940 Federal Census, Montgomery County, Ohio. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T627, Roll 3251.

Henry William Kuhls1

M, b. 16 January 1896, d. 1 November 1974
     Henry William Kuhls was born on 16 January 1896 at Dayton, Montgomery Co., OH.1 He married Marion E. Moore.1 Henry William Kuhls died on 1 November 1974 at age 78 per SSDI, last residence Tipp City, Ohio. He was buried in November 1974 at New Carlisle Cemetery, New Carlisle, Clark Co., OH, Findagrave #17129390.

Child of Henry William Kuhls and Marion E. Moore


  1. [S1987] 1940 Federal Census, Montgomery County, Ohio. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T627, Roll 3251.

Catherine Kuhn

F, b. 5 January 1874, d. 1 January 1945
     Catherine Kuhn was born on 5 January 1874 at Ohio. She was the daughter of George Kuhn and Caroline Fischer.1 Catherine Kuhn married David G. Dryden, son of David C. Dryden and Jemima Bevington, on 27 February 1906 at Montgomery Co., OH. Catherine Kuhn died on 1 January 1945 at Los Angeles Co., CA, at age 70. She was buried in January 1945 at Calvary Cemetery, Kettering, Montgomery Co., OH, Findagrave #76247678.


  1. [S129] 1880 Federal Census, Montgomery County, Ohio. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T9, Roll 1051/1052; FHL #1255051/1255052.

Emanuel Kuhn1

M, b. circa 1803
     Emanuel Kuhn was born circa 1803 at Pennsylvania.1

Child of Emanuel Kuhn


  1. [S1151] 1880 Federal Census, Marion County, Kansas. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T9, Roll 388; FHL #1254388.

Eva Kuhn

F, b. 9 May 1859
     Eva Kuhn was born on 9 May 1859. She was the daughter of John Kuhn and Catherine (?)1 Eva Kuhn married William F. McCracken, son of Joseph W. McCracken and Sarah Price, on 15 September 1886, Ceremony by Rev. J. D. Dietrich

No children.1


  1. [S82] Price Genealogy, 349.

George Kuhn1

M, b. circa 1845, d. 1 September 1903
     George Kuhn was born circa 1845 at France.1 He married Caroline Fischer. George Kuhn died on 1 September 1903. He was buried in September 1903 at Calvary Cemetery, Kettering, Montgomery Co., OH, Findagrave #62608835.

Child of George Kuhn and Caroline Fischer


  1. [S129] 1880 Federal Census, Montgomery County, Ohio. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T9, Roll 1051/1052; FHL #1255051/1255052.

George W. Kuhn

     George W. Kuhn married Charlotte Munzinger, daughter of Christian Munzinger and Elizabeth Kleber, on 13 June 1901.