Mary A. Kopycinski1

F, b. 21 November 1900, d. 25 January 1980
     Mary A. Kopycinski was also known as "Mamie". She was born on 21 November 1900 at Maryland.1 She married Anthony J. Michaloski. Mary A. Kopycinski died on 25 January 1980 at Essex, Baltimore Co., MD, at age 79. She was buried in January 1980 at Oak Lawn Cemetery, Eastpoint, Baltimore Co., MD, Findagrave #160331312.


  1. [S2573] 1940 Federal Census, Baltimore (Independent City), Maryland. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T627, Roll 1521.

Lisa Korb

     Lisa Korb married Franz Leppla. Lisa Korb married Gunther Keese.

Child of Lisa Korb and Franz Leppla

Frank Korbel

M, b. February 1880, d. 1909
     Frank Korbel was born in February 1880 at Austria. He married Agnes Petura. Frank Korbel died in 1909. He was buried in 1909 at Bohemian National Cemetery, Caledonia, Racine Co., WI, Findagrave #105169581.

Child of Frank Korbel and Agnes Petura

Sylvia Korbel

F, b. 1 January 1907, d. 10 July 1985
     Sylvia Korbel was born on 1 January 1907 at Racine Co., WI.1 She was the daughter of Frank Korbel and Agnes Petura.1 Sylvia Korbel married Maurice Dawalt Lindley, son of Clarence H. Lindley and Artha Dawalt, after 1946, It appears that Maurice and Sylvia had either a biological or adopted child. The information for Sylvia's death certificate was Lynn Huss of Santa Rosa, CA, a granddaughter. DLB 2018. Sylvia Korbel died on 10 July 1985 at South Bend, St. Joseph Co., IN, at age 78. She died on 10 July 1985 at Mishawaka, St. Joseph Co., IN, at age 78.


  1. [S4562] NARA Series T624, Roll 1734; FHL #1375747. Microfilm Image.

Lowell Ray Korfe

M, b. 28 December 1913, d. 8 February 2005
     Lowell Ray Korfe was born on 28 December 1913 at Traer, Tama Co., IA. He married Vivian Belva Smith, daughter of Oliver Garfield Smith and Pearl Agnes Flickinger, circa 1941. Lowell Ray Korfe began military service WW II service, U.S. Army. He died on 8 February 2005 at Vista, San Diego Co., CA, at age 91

Obituary -- (

Lowell R. Korfe, 91, died Monday, Feb. 7, 2005, at his home of congestive heart failure.

Born Dec. 28, 1913, in Iowa, he lived in Vista for one year. He lived in Carlsbad for 30 years previously. He retired in 1972 from Barbara Ann Baking Co. He served in the U.S. Army during World War II.

Mr. Korfe is survived by his wife of 64 years, Vivian Korfe of Vista; and daughter Becky Jo Cooper of Escondido.

His cremains will be scattered at sea.

The family suggests donations to Hospice by the Sea, 312 S. Cedros Ave., Suite 250, Solana Beach, CA 92075.

He was cremated in 2005 ashes scattered at sea. Findagrave #124866938.

Henry Korman

     Henry Korman married Addie Baise.

Child of Henry Korman and Addie Baise

Katherine Mary Korman

F, b. 24 July 1904, d. 15 August 1990
     Katherine Mary Korman was born on 24 July 1904 at Big Spring, Montgomery Co., MO. She was the daughter of Henry Korman and Addie Baise. Katherine Mary Korman married Elijah Cotral Gruber, son of Edward Everett Gruber and Alice Elizabeth Powell, on 24 December 1921 at Montgomery Co., MO, ceremony by Fr. D. J. O'Brien. Katherine Mary Korman died on 15 August 1990 at Montgomery Co., MO, at age 86. She was buried in August 1990 at St. Mary's Cemetery, Montgomery City, Montgomery Co., MO.

Children of Katherine Mary Korman and Elijah Cotral Gruber

(?) Korner

     (?) Korner married (?) Warmuth.

Child of (?) Korner and (?) Warmuth

Anton Killian Korner

M, b. 9 July 1911, d. 17 October 1992
     Anton Killian Korner was born on 9 July 1911 at Germany. He was the son of (?) Korner and (?) Warmuth. Anton Killian Korner married Arla Rothwell, daughter of Harry Monte Rothwell and Pansie Avonna Duncan, after April 1940, at least one child to this marriage. Anton Killian Korner died on 17 October 1992 at Hawthorne, Los Angeles Co., CA, at age 81.

Gertrude Marie Kornher

F, b. 21 July 1926, d. 20 June 1943
     Gertrude Marie Kornher was born on 21 July 1926 at Gooding, Gooding Co., ID. She was the daughter of John Kornher and Emma Carolina Lemke. Gertrude Marie Kornher died on 20 June 1943 at age 16 automobile accident.

Helen Louise Kornher

F, b. 13 January 1924, d. 15 April 2007
     Helen Louise Kornher was born on 13 January 1924 at Gooding Co., ID. She was the daughter of John Kornher and Emma Carolina Lemke. Helen Louise Kornher married Robert Sampson on 8 June 1957. Helen Louise Kornher died on 15 April 2007 at Winnemucca, Humboldt Co., NV, at age 83.

John Kornher

M, b. 12 September 1888, d. August 1976
     John Kornher was born on 12 September 1888 at Philippadorf, Austria. He married Emma Carolina Lemke, daughter of John Lemke and Maria Louise Faulhaber, on 19 March 1923 at Gooding, Gooding Co., ID. John Kornher died in August 1976 at Gooding, Gooding Co., ID, at age 87.

Children of John Kornher and Emma Carolina Lemke

John Leslie Kornher

M, b. 21 July 1925
     John Leslie Kornher was born on 21 July 1925 at Gooding Co., ID. He was the son of John Kornher and Emma Carolina Lemke. John Leslie Kornher married Della Meryl Kinny on 6 June 1948.

Katharina Kornmann

     Katharina Kornmann married Johannes Wolff.

Child of Katharina Kornmann and Johannes Wolff

Anthony Korte

M, b. circa 1903
     Anthony Korte was born circa 1903 at Indiana. He married Wilhelmina M. (?).

Child of Anthony Korte and Wilhelmina M. (?)

Mary K. Korte

M, b. 6 May 1928, d. 7 September 2012
     Mary K. Korte was born on 6 May 1928. He was the son of Anthony Korte and Wilhelmina M. (?) Mary K. Korte married James H. Klotz, daughter of Louis Frank Klotz Jr. and Freda McKinley Windell. Mary K. Korte died on 7 September 2012 at age 84.

Clarence Leroy Kosher

M, b. 8 October 1890, d. 9 July 1974
     Clarence Leroy Kosher was born on 8 October 1890 date per SSDI.1 He was the son of Joshua Kosher and Sarah A. Kaufmann.1 Clarence Leroy Kosher married Mabel Verne Oberheim, daughter of Rev. William Wesley Oberheim and Susan Catherine Smith, on 14 February 1920 at Dubuque Co., IA, Ceremony by Henry Milligan, Minister. Clarence Leroy Kosher died on 9 July 1974 at Lanark, Carroll Co., IL, at age 83. He was buried in July 1974 at Lanark City Cemetery, Lanark, Carroll Co., IL, Findagrave #70984507.

Children of Clarence Leroy Kosher and Mabel Verne Oberheim


  1. [S170] 1900 Federal Census, Carroll County, Illinois. Scanned Image, NARA Series T623, Roll 239; FHL #1240239.

Joshua Kosher1

M, b. August 1856, d. 20 October 1927
     Joshua Kosher was also known as Joshua Kasher. He was born in August 1856 at Union Co., PA, per headstone; 1900 census shows 1857.1 He married Sarah A. Kaufmann on 23 December 1884 at Carroll Co., IL. Joshua Kosher died on 20 October 1927 at Mt. Carroll, Carroll Co., IL, at age 71. He was buried in October 1927 at Oak Hill Cemetery, Mt. Carroll, Carroll Co., IL, Findagrave #115191523.

Child of Joshua Kosher and Sarah A. Kaufmann


  1. [S170] 1900 Federal Census, Carroll County, Illinois. Scanned Image, NARA Series T623, Roll 239; FHL #1240239.

Kenneth Harlan Kosher

M, b. 8 March 1921, d. 5 January 1996
     Kenneth Harlan Kosher was born on 8 March 1921 at Carroll Co., IL, date per SSDI. He was the son of Clarence Leroy Kosher and Mabel Verne Oberheim. Kenneth Harlan Kosher married Betty June Neuschwanger, daughter of Erve McKinley Neuschwanger and Esther R. Smith, on 25 August 1942. Kenneth Harlan Kosher died on 5 January 1996 at Alva, Lee Co., FL, at age 74 per SSDI. He was cremated in January 1996 ashes scattered on Gulf of Mexico. Findagrave #129163979.

Richard Emmerson Kosher

M, b. 23 July 1929, d. 8 April 2015
     Richard Emmerson Kosher was born on 23 July 1929 at Carroll Co., IL. He was the son of Clarence Leroy Kosher and Mabel Verne Oberheim. Richard Emmerson Kosher began military service in 1948 U.S. Air Force. He married Wanda Leah Vanbuer, daughter of Frederick Vanbuer and Marjorie McMahon, on 9 December 1950 at Savanna, Carroll Co., IL. Richard Emmerson Kosher died on 8 April 2015 at age 85 Obituary (

R. EMMERSON 'SHORTY' KOSHER, 85 LANARK - R. Emmerson "Shorty" Kosher, 85, of Savanna, Illinois, formerly of Lanark, Illinois died Wednesday, April 8, 2015, at Eagle Point Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, Clinton, Iowa. Shorty was born July 23, 1929, the son of Clarence and Mabel (Oberheim) Kosher in Freedom Township, Lanark. He attended Lanark Schools, and graduated with the Class of 1947. After high school, Shorty served his country in the United States Air Force from 1948-1952. He married Wanda Van Buer on December 9, 1950, in Savanna. Wanda died June 19, 2009. After his time in the Air Force, Shorty worked on the family farm-Smokey Valley Plantation-in the Lake Carroll area. He then went on to become a Maintenance Supervisor for Eaton Manufacturing for 26 years until his retirement in 1992. He loved spending winters in Bradenton, Florida with his wife, Wanda. He enjoyed going to car shows, gardening and doing anything mechanical. After his wife died, he moved to Pinnacle Place in Savanna. Shorty will be dearly missed by his son, Pat and daughter-in-law, Julie Kosher of Cornell, Wisconsin; grandson, Nathan, and his wife, Malory Kosher of New Brighton, Minnesota; grandson, Christopher Kosher, and his special friend, Kayla Guanella, of La Crosse, Wisconsin; one great-granddaughter, Camille Kosher and one nephew, Lyle (Peggy) Kosher of Hamilton, Ohio. He is preceded in death by his wife, Wanda; one brother, Kenneth, and his parents. A funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, April 11, 2015, at Law-Jones Funeral Home, Mt. Carroll, with Pastor Mark Godfrey officiating. Burial will take place in Lanark Cemetery. Visitation will be held from 10 to 11 a.m. prior to the service. Memorials may be made in R. Emmerson's name to Pinnacle Place Supportive Living, Savanna, Illinois. Friends and family are invited to share in Shorty's life at

Published in The Journal-Standard from Apr. 9 to Apr. 10, 2015.

Henry James Kosnopfal

M, b. 9 September 1879, d. 23 March 1927
     Henry James Kosnopfal was born on 9 September 1879 at Iowa. He died on 23 March 1927 at DeWitt, Clinton Co., IA, at age 47. He was buried in March 1927 at Elmwood Cemetery, DeWitt, Clinton Co., IA, no stone. Findagrave #57377689.

Winona Jone Kosnopfal

F, b. 1921, d. 17 February 1965
     Winona Jone Kosnopfal was born in 1921 at DeWitt, Clinton Co., IA, per the Winneshiek County marriage record, which says she would turn 19 at her next birthday. The date of the ceremony was omitted from the marriage record, but it was recorded on 6 JAN 1940. Assuming the ceremony was in the preceding week or two, she would have turned 19 in the year 1940, making her birth year 1921. DLB 2020. She was the daughter of Jacob Marks Kanneberg and Ethel D. Hulbert. Winona Jone Kosnopfal married Leroy Hire Fuller, son of William Harry Fuller and Vea Belle Hire, circa January 1940 at Decorah, Winneshiek Co., IA, The marriage record omitted the date of the ceremony, but it was recorded in Winneshiek County on 6 JAN 1940. Leroy's parents were witnesses. DLB 2020. Winona Jone Kosnopfal died on 17 February 1965 at University Hospitals, Iowa City, Johnson Co., IA,

Obituary -- Quad-City Times, Davenport, Iowa; Friday, 19 FEB 1965, p.10 (


Funeral services for Mrs. LeRoy Fuller, 42, of McCausland, will be at 1 p.m. Saturday in McCausland Methodist Church.

Burial will be in McCausland Cemetery.

Visitation will be until 11 a.m. Saturday in the McGinnis Chapel, DeWitt.

Mrs. Fuller died Wednesday in University Hospitals, Iowa City, after a six-week illness.

Among the survivors are her husband; four sons, Rodney, Robert, Thomas, and Dennis, all at home; her mother, and four sisters.

She was buried in February 1965 at McCausland Cemetery, McCausland, Scott Co., IA, Findagrave #51967187.

Adam Kost

M, b. 6 February 1691
     Note: Early Cost genealogy from Shaw Family Tree, prepared by James Shaw, online at

Adam Kost was born on 6 February 1691 at Bittelbronn / Haigerloch, Württemberg, Germany. He married Elisabetha Sybilla Schäfer on 25 October 1711 at Bittelbronn / Haigerloch, Württemberg, Germany.

Child of Adam Kost and Elisabetha Sybilla Schäfer

Anna Barbara Kost

F, b. 12 August 1749, d. 3 January 1816
     Anna Barbara Kost was born on 12 August 1749 at Washington Co., MD. She married John Samuel Baker in November 1774 at Frederick Co., MD. Anna Barbara Kost died on 3 January 1816 at Keedysville, Washington Co., MD, at age 66. She was buried in January 1816 at B. F. Baker Farm Graveyard, Keedysville, Washington Co., MD.

Children of Anna Barbara Kost and John Samuel Baker

Arlis Daniel Kost

M, b. 13 July 1925, d. 26 June 1978
     Arlis Daniel Kost was born on 13 July 1925. He was buried in 1978 at Cedar Hill Cemetery, Corydon, Harrison Co., IN. Cause of death: in 1978 Heart attack. He died on 26 June 1978 at age 52.

Elfriede Kost

F, b. 11 February 1924
     Elfriede Kost was born on 11 February 1924. She married Dr. Erich Teuscher, son of Heinrich Teuscher and Rosa Simon, on 9 May 1944 at Böckingen, Germany.

Johann Heinrich Kost

M, b. 25 June 1721, d. 1763
     Johann Heinrich Kost was born on 25 June 1721 at Bittelbronn, Wüttemberg, Germany. He was the son of Adam Kost and Elisabetha Sybilla Schäfer. Johann Heinrich Kost married Catherina (?) circa 1746 at Frederick Co. (probably), MD. Johann Heinrich Kost died in 1763 at Maryland (probably).

Children of Johann Heinrich Kost and Catherina (?)

Albert William Kostal

M, b. 14 August 1932, d. 17 August 1979
     Albert William Kostal was born on 14 August 1932. He married Wilma Lorraine Stilley, daughter of Frank C. Stilley and Armilda Marie Knickerbocker, on 3 June 1952. Albert William Kostal died on 17 August 1979 at age 47.

Children of Albert William Kostal and Wilma Lorraine Stilley

Rebecca Carol Kostal

F, b. 7 December 1957, d. 14 March 2000
     Rebecca Carol Kostal was born on 7 December 1957. She was the daughter of Albert William Kostal and Wilma Lorraine Stilley. Rebecca Carol Kostal died on 14 March 2000 at age 42.

Richard Dean Kostal

M, b. 10 September 1953, d. 31 January 1994
     Richard Dean Kostal was born on 10 September 1953. He was the son of Albert William Kostal and Wilma Lorraine Stilley. Richard Dean Kostal died on 31 January 1994 at age 40.