Information for John/Johannes Applehans
23 November, 1891 - 5
Information for Caroline Lawby Applehans
28 August, 1886 - 4 November, 1974
From the Idaho Press-Tribune
Contributed by Dennis McIndoo
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Note - The following was taken from a transcription
from Mount Calvary Cemetery
Appelhans, John, b.23 Nov 1891, d.05 Nov 1974,
m. 4 Jan 1936, Caroline M, b.28 Aug 1886, d.04 Nov 1974
John and Caroline
NAMPA - Mass of the
Resurrection for John Applehans, 83, and his wife, Caroline
Applehans, 88, of 130 Delaware, will be celebrated at 10 a.m.
Friday at St. Paul's Catholic Church by the Rev. Paul J.
Rosary will be recited at 7 tonight at Flahiff Funeral
Mrs. Applehans died Monday morning in a Nampa nursing
home and Mr. Applehans died Tuesday evening in the same
nursing home, both after long illnesses.
Mrs. Applehans was born on Nov. 5, 1891, in Russia,
where he was reared. He married Monica Rulheiser in
Russia in 1911and the couple came to the United States in
1913. They located at Pueblo, Colo., and later moved to
Wyoming, where they farmed. Mrs. Applehans died in 1928.
He married Caroline Lawby on Jan. 4, 1936, in Riverton,
Wyo., and they farmed there until moving to Nampa in 1944.
He farmed here until retiring in 1956. He later was
custodian for several years at St. Paul's Church and School.
Mrs. Applehans was born on Aug. 28, 1886 in
Johannesburg, Wis., and moved with her parents to Savageton,
Wyo., as a girl. She was reared and attended school in
They were both members of St. Paul's Catholic Church.
He is survived by four sons, Joe, John and George
Applehans, all of Riverton, Wyo., and Felix Applehans, Boise;
three daughters, Annoie Moran, Boise, and Catherine Bessey and
Marry Fabrizuis, both of Riverton; 14 grandchildren and 11
She is survived by a sister, Tersa Schultman, of
Savageton, in daddition to her stepsons and stepdaughters, and
their families. She was preceded in death by two
brothers, and two sisters.