Stauffer, Melvin Stanley

Stauffer, Melvin Stanley

Male 1915 - 2000  (84 years)

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  • Name Stauffer, Melvin Stanley  [1, 2, 3
    Born 23 Sep 1915  Winnebago, Fairbault, Minnesota, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4
    Gender Male 
    Died 20 Apr 2000  Blue Earth County, Minnesota, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 4
    Person ID I58250  Sackett
    Last Modified 11 Mar 2020 

    Father Stauffer, Calvin L.,   d. Unknown 
    Mother Hartman, Christine A.,   d. Unknown 
    Children
    +1. Stauffer, Melvin Stanley,   b. 23 Sep 1915, Winnebago, Fairbault, Minnesota, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Apr 2000, Blue Earth County, Minnesota, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years)
     
    Family ID F23490  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Prochniak, Mabel May,   b. 15 Jun 1920, Martin County, Minnesota, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Oct 2012, Winnebago, Faribault County, Minnesota, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 92 years) 
    Married 3 Dec 1928  Nashua, Chickasaw County, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Children 
    +1. Living
    +2. Stauffer, Elwin Stanley,   b. 20 Feb 1947, Fairbault County, Minnesota, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Dec 2019, Edna, Hennepin, Minnesota, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years)
    +3. Living
    Last Modified 11 Mar 2020 
    Family ID F23471  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 3 Dec 1928 - Nashua, Chickasaw County, Iowa, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 20 Apr 2000 - Blue Earth County, Minnesota, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S1225] GenealogyBank.com (Reliability: 3), 9 Mar 2020.
      Nellie J. Goerndt

      Free Press, The (Mankato, MN) - Tuesday, August 8, 2017

      Fairmont, MN

      Services for Nellie Jane Goerndt, 93, of Fairmont, MN, will be 1:30p.m. Friday, August 11, 2017, at the St. Johns United Church of Christ in Fairmont. Burial will be following the service at the Lakeside Cemetery in Fairmont. Visitation will be 4:00p.m. to 7:00p.m. Thursday, August 10, 2017, at the Lakeview Funeral Home and will continue one hour prior to the time of service at the church. Nellie passed away Sunday afternoon, August 6, 2017, at Truman Senior Living in Truman, MN. The Lakeview Funeral Home and Cremation Service of Fairmont is assisting the family with arrangements.

      Nellie Jane (Sackett) Goerndt was born on December 4, 1923, in Nashville Township, rural Martin County, MN, the daughter of Clarence and Carrie (Schleinnger) Sackett. She grew up in Winnebago, MN, and was baptized at the First Baptist Church in Winnebago on March 31, 1937. She received her education attending the Winnebago Public School.

      On January 31, 1942, Nellie was united in marriage to Elmer Goerndt at her parents home. Together the couple made their home on a farm in Pleasant Prairie Township where they would farm for the next 55 years and were blessed with four children, Raymond, Carolyn, Kenneth, and Eugene.

      After retiring in July 2001, Nellie moved to Fairmont where she was a member of the St. Johns United Church of Christ serving on the Naomi Circle and Womens Guild. She was also a member of the Pleasant Prairie Ladies Club and East Chain Breakfast Club in addition to chaperoning for many school trips for East Chain School.

      Nellie loved life on the farm and cherished the summer months when her grandchildren and great-grandchildren would come for extended visits. She also enjoyed her quiet time spent tending to her beautiful flowers that she grew on the farm.

      Left to cherish her memory are her children, Carolyn Pankake and husband, Gary of Mapleton, MN, Kenneth Goerndt and wife, Becky of Fairmont, MN, and Eugene Goerndt and wife, Sue of Fairmont, MN; grandchildren, Jerimy (Christy) Kuhns, Jon Kuhns, Tom Pankake, Tim (Cassie) Pankake, Travis (Melissa) Goerndt, Matt (Britney) Goerndt, Callie (Ben) Austin, Brady Goerndt, Carrie (Mark) Westcott, Jarrod (Sommer) Goerndt, Derek (Kaylene) Goerndt,; god child, Sue Philipp; great-grandchildren, Zack Kuhns, Hailey Kuhns, Tymrie Pankake, Keegan Kuhns, Hannah Goerndt, Maia Goerndt, Tyler Goerndt, Alexa Steele, Whytnie Goerndt, Savannah Goerndt, Louis Goerndt, Taylor Austin, Alyssa Westcott, Andrea Westcott, Nolyn Goerndt, Alyvia Goerndt, Camryn Goerndt, and Mya Goerndt; great-great-grandchildren, Mason Martin, Kenlie Martin and Rylan Kuhns,; as well as many nieces, nephews, extended family and friends.

      Nellie was preceded in death by her parents, Clarence and Carrie Sackett; husband, Elmer Goerndt; son, Raymond Goerndt; sister, Mable Stauffer; as well as many in-laws.

      www.lakeviewfuneralhome.net

      Free Press, The (Mankato, MN) - Tuesday, August 8, 2017

      Free Press, The () , obit for Nellie J. Goerndt, GenealogyBank.com (https://www.genealogybank.com/doc/obituaries/obit/1662CE1D11F5E298-1662CE1D11F5E298 : accessed 9 March 2020)

      Researched by Ted Smith

    2. [S1018] Obituary (Reliability: 3), 11 Mar 2020.
      Mable M. Stauffer
      June 15, 1920 - October 20, 2012

      https://www.spencerowen.com/obituary/1748892
      Mable M. Stauffer, age 92, of Winnebago, died Saturday, October 20, 2012, at Parker Oaks in Winnebago. Funeral services will be held on Tuesday, October 23, 2012, at 11:00 AM, at First Presbyterian Church in Winnebago, with Rev. Michael Roys officiating. Burial will be in Basey Methodist Cemetery, Winnebago. Visitation time will be from 5:00 to 7:00 PM Monday, at Spencer Owen Funeral Home in Winnebago and one hour prior to services at the church. Web tributes may be left at www.spencerowen.com

      Mable was born June 15, 1920, in Martin Co. Minnesota. She was married to Melvin Stauffer on December 3, 1938 at the Little Brown Church in Nashua, Iowa. Mable and Melvin loved to work side by side in their wonderful gardens. The also raised chickens and livestock and even exotic birds from their home. Mable was a great cook and loved preparing and sharing family dinners. She also enjoyed going to Sunday dinner in Mankato with Melvin and any other family that could come along. Mable was a member of the First Presbyterian Church in Winnebago and had worked in the housekeeping department at Parker Oaks Baptist Home for many years; she also volunteered at Next-2-New. She retired in 1981 and later moved to Parker Oaks in 2007.

      Mable is survived by her daughter, Jean Mayland of Forest City, Iowa, her son, Elwin (Linda) Stauffer of St. Bonifacius, her son, Larry (Sue) Stauffer of Winnebago, her sister, Nellie Goerndt of Fairmont, six grandchildren: Patsy (Mike) Ackerman of Nevada, Iowa, Deb (Greg) Poyzer of Bloomington, Todd (Kelly) Stauffer of Mayer, Amy (Wade) Nicholson of St. Bonifacius, Jenny (Travis) Bach of Winnebago, Cory Stauffer of Cuba, Missouri, 10 great grandchildren and two great great grandchildren.

      She was preceded in death by her parents, husband-Melvin in 2000, a son-in-law, Marlin Mayland and a brother-in-law, Elmer Goerndt.

    3. [S879] Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007, (Ancestry.com) (Reliability: 3), 11 Mar 2020.
      Name: Melvin Stanley Stauffer
      [Melvin S Stauffer]
      Gender: Male
      Race: White
      Birth Date: 23 Sep 1915
      Birth Place: Winnebago, Minnesota
      Death Date: 20 Apr 2000
      Father: Calvin L Stauffer
      Mother: Christine A Hartman
      SSN: 469126261
      Notes: Aug 1937: Name listed as MELVIN STANLEY STAUFFER; 29 Apr 2000: Name listed as MELVIN S STAUFFER

      Researched by Ted Smith

    4. [S2126] Minnesota, Death Index, 1908-2017, (Ancestry.com) (Reliability: 3), 11 Mar 2020.
      Name: Melvin Stanley Stauffer
      Death Age: 84
      Record Type: Death
      Birth Date: 24 Sep 1915
      Birth Place: Winnebago, Minnesota, USA
      Death Date: 20 Apr 2000
      Death Place: Blue Earth, Faribault
      Death Registration Date: 2000
      Mother's Maiden Name: Stauffer
      Certificate Number: 2000-MN-010586

      Researched by Ted Smith


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