ST. MARY'S CEMETERY
OCONTO


This is a public cemetery and is accessible from the road.  It can be reached by traveling on highway 21 - north - out of Oconto, Custer County, Nebraska for ½ mile, then ½ mile west.  The gate leading into the cemetery reads:  Established 1901


Bain, Ronald G., "Father",  1914 - 1991

Bain, Agnes C., "Mother",  1911 - 1962

Bain, Nellie, "Mother",  Aug 6, 1891 - July 15, 1980

Bain, Carol Rae, "Mother",  Apr 22, 1931 - Feb 11, 1987

Berry, Martha D.,  Dec 29, 1867 - Dec 11, 1948

Berry, Joseph P.,  Febr 22, 1857 - Jan 12, 1914

Blakeslee, Winifred M., "Mother",  1888 - 1955

Blakeslee, Asa L. Sr, "Father",  1888 - 1951

Blakeslee, Asa L., "Son",  1922 - 1946

Branstiter, Jake L., "Father",  Apr 3, 1896 - Sept 23, 1971, World War veteran marker;  Emily D., "Mother",  Jan 25, 1901 - Oct 20, 1961

Brennan, Elizabeth,  died Dec 19, 1906, Aged 47 years

Brennan, James,  died Nov 14, 1902, Aged 66 ys 20 ds

Brennan, Mary,  Aug 31, 1838 - Sept 1, 1917

Brown, Mary R., "Mother",  1874 - 1953;  Walter J., "Father",  1877 - 1963

Brown, Mary Regina, dau of Walter & Mary,  July 16, 1912 Oct 15, 1916

Brown, Leo J.,  US Navy, World War II,  Dec 23, 1900 - Jan 19, 1988

Brown, John W.,  PFC US Army, World War II,  Sept 11, 1910 - Dec 25, 1979

Buckley, Daniel H., "Father",  1868 - 1942

Buckley, Tina Wiseman,  1903 - 1934,  "Gone but not forgotten"

Buick, August,  1850 - 1926


Campau, Livonia E., "Mother",  1862 - 1927

Campau, Theresa L., wife of Gregory J. Campau,  died July 24, 1887,  Aged 42 y 7 m

Campau, Gregory J.,  Mar 23, 1823 - Dec 13, 1890

Curren, James F., "Father",  July 5, 1880 - Dec 23, 1948;  Catherine, "Mother",  July 30, 1888 - May 5, 1963

Curren, children of James F. Curren


Daily, James M.,  Apr 20, 1884 - Feb 23, 1965;  Anna,  Aug 2, 1881 - May 25, 1972

Dailey, James Edward,  Oct 15, 1917 - Apr 10, 1975

Devine, John J.,  Aug 20, 1904 - Aug 16, 1970;  Betty M.,  Mar 17, 1922 - Mar 31, 1998

Devine, Gertrude C., "Mother",  1891 - 1977

Devine, Joseph L., "Father",  1881 - 1958

Devine, John A., "Father",  1845 - 1909, "Rest In Peace";  Bridget Ann, "Mother",  1845 - 1937

Devine, Marie,  1879 - 1918

Devine, Frank,  1879 - 1956

Devine, Charles J.,  July 30, 1906 - July 21, 1975;  Margaret M.,  Sept 6, 1907 - May 14, 1977, "Holy Mary mother of God, pray for us"

Devine, Dorothy F.,  1940 - 1998

Devine, John J. DDS,  Ill LT Col US Army, World War II,  Aug 20, 1904 - Aug 16, 1970

Devine, Joseph C.,  Oct 26, 1955 - May 7, 1990

Devine, James V.,  1877 - 1972

Dwerlkotte, Frank,  1863 - 1920

Dwerlkotte, Theresa Frandsen, wife of J. B. Dwerlkotte,  Sept 21, 1903 - July 3, 1934

Dwerlkotte, Bernard,  1903 - 1972

Dwerlkotte, Theodore,  1899 - 1984

Dwerlkotte, Johanna B.,  1872 - 1976


Edmisten, Clara Wilcox, wife of Jesse Edmisten,  1900 - 1924


Frandsen, Frank H., "Father",  1876 - 1942;  Mary T., "Mother",  1880 - 1954

Frandsen, Agnes, dau. of Frank and Mary,  Dec 6, 1905 - Mar 9, 1906

Frandsen, A. Raymond "Pete",  Sept 28, 1916 - June 18, 1993;  Mildred C., "Excelsior",  Jan 6, 1914 - Aug 28, 1996, married Feb 5, 1942

Fox, Sam, "In memory of Sam Fox, Native Bermuda Islands",  June 3, 1922


Glynn, "Father", 1854 - 1934;  "Mother",  1874 - 1925 (there are no first or last names on these stones - there is a large stone which reads:  Glynn, then beside that is a small marker with mother and the dates and another with father and the dates - no further information)

Graczyk, Helen, "Our Darling Baby",   Jan 25, 1925

Graczyk, Walter Phillip,  1895 - 1961, World War II marker

Graczyk, Salomea B. "Sally", wife of Walter,  Oct 26, 1903 - Aug 6, 1996

Graczyk, Wladislaw "Walter",  PVT US Army, World War I,  June 17, 1895 - Apr 19, 1961


Headley, Lois I.,  July 13, 1913 - Dec 15, 1994

Headley, Carl L.,  Feb 13, 1907 - Feb 6, 1993

Heitz, Cecelia Anna, "Mother",  Feb 4, 1895 - Apr 6, 1977

Helmuth, Cecile I., "Mother",  Jan 7, 1917 - Mar 19, 1963, "May she rest in peace"

Helmuth, William J.,  1883 - 1955;  Isabelle,  1888 - 1965

Hoelting, Clara, daughter of J and D Hoelting, "Twas the voice of Jesus called thee home"


Kalinowski, Sigmund,  July 23, 1906 - July 18, 1968

Kalinowski, Claudia,  Mar 6, 1914 - Dec 20, 1994, married June 10, 1941, "Pray for us"

Kirkpatrick, Anna I.,  Feb 11, 1902 - Mar 11, 1995

Kleiber, James J.,  1856 - 1939

Kleiber, Harriet P.,  1862 - 1950

Klein, William, "Father",  1871 - 1929;  Minnie, "Mother",  1876 - 1956

Klein, Carl Joseph, son of Wm & Minnie Klein, 1908 - 1917

Klein, Edna Marie, dau of Wm & Minnie Klein,  1902 - 1909

Klein, Donald G., "Son",  Mar 12, 1933 - Oct 6, 1934

Klein, Janice A., "Dau", Dec 21, 1946 - Dec 21, 1946

Klein, Lewis N.,  Sept 17, 1913 - Sept 29, 1985, World War II marker (behind this stone is a government stone that reads:  Lewis Klein, TEC5 US Army, World War II,  Sept 17, 1913 - Sept 29, 1985)

Klein, Edward W.,  Jan 16, 1904 - May 9, 1995;  Daisy R.,  Feb 24, 1904 - July 6, 1990, married Apr 28, 1925

Kosmicki, Tecla,  Jan 11, 1909 - Aug 1, 1996


Lynch, Ruth I.,  June 19, 1920 - Apr 26, 1967, Am. Legion Auxiliary

Lynch, Phillip W., "Father",  1858 - 1938;  Catherine V., "Mother",  1867 - 1946

Lynch, Ignatius M.,  1898 - 1935

Lynch, Phillip Leo,  1889 - 1966

Lynch, Florence G.,  1892 - 1945

Lynch, Anne Elizabeth,  July 25, 1965 - July 30, 1965

Lynch, Phillip W.,  US Army, World War II,  Oct 4, 1917 - Nov 13, 1989

Lynch, William P.,  April 1, 1943 - June 17, 1986, father of Cheryl, Travis, Matthew, Allisa and Angela,  "Men work on earth at many things, some til the soil a few are kings, but the nobelest job beneath the sun is making running water run.  I was on the job both night and say and yet I worked for more than pay, because to me it was really fun, to make your running water run"   Viet Nam war marker

Lynch, Patrick D.,  SSGT US Army, World War II, Korea,  Nov 26, 1921 - Jan 1, 1980


Mary, George, "Father",   July 21, 1856 - Oct 10, 1919

Mary, Caroline Mary,  1866 - 1942

Mary, Walter C.,  Nov 22, 1892 - Nov 11, 1960;  Hazel Wenzel,  Apr 7, 1894 - May 15, 1983

Mary, George, "Father",  1889 - 1963, World War I marker;  Maurie A., "Mother",  1894 - 1948

Mary, Charley J.,  Oct 12, 1887 - Feb 3, 1950

Mary, Lulu C.,  June 16, 1890 - July 30, 1978

Mayo, Frank S.,  Sept 21, 1861 - Feb 4, 1931

Mayo, Rosa,  Apr 16, 1871 - May 5, 1958

Mayo, Maude, "Daughter",  Aug 5, 1901 - Nov 8, 1918

McDermott, Charles E., "Father",  June 7, 1874 - May 7, 1939

McDermott, Alice A., "Mother",   Febr 16, 1877 - May 9, 1950

McDermott, John O.,  May 15, 1909 - Mar 4, 1961

McDonnell, Fred C.,  July 7,  1889 - Jan 2, 1950,  Nebraska Pvt 74 Spruce SQ, World War I

McGuigan, children of John and Mary McGuigan, "Eternal Rest give to them, O Lord, And let perpetual light shine on them"  William A.,  born Dec 9, 1898 - died Feb 21, 1899;  James M.,  born Dec 29, 1897 - died Feb 20, 1899;  John,  born June 10, 1884 - died Feb 18, 1899

McGuigan, baby

McGuigan, Walter F.,  Nebraska, PVT 4 Infantry, World War I,  April 26, 1894 - April 16, 1972;  Florence L.,   July 30, 1900 - Dec 22, 1977, "The Lord is my shepherd I shall not want"

McGuigan, Maryom, "Mother",  Apr 19, 1862 - May 24, 1942

McGuigan, John,  1861 - 1937

McNamara, John,  1845 - 1919

McNamara, Anna,  1852 - 1922

McNamara, John,  1876 - 1938

McNulty, Peter,  born Jan 28, 1869 - died Dec 27, 1905, aged 36 yrs 10 mos 29 ds

McNulty, Mary A.,  died July 27, 1909, Aged 63 yrs 8 mos 11 ds;  Daniel,  died Jan 15, 1917, Aged 77 ys 6 ms 16 d

McNulty, Nellie,  1886 - 1930

McNulty, John,  1883 - 1918

McNulty, Edd,  Sept 2, 1885 - Dec 23, 1958

McNulty, Irene,  May 20, 1903 - Aug 6, 1960

Montgomery, Thomas W., "Father",  1879 - 1957;  Anna M., "Mother",  1882 - 1962, "My Jesus mercy"

Morgan, Edward V.,  1867 - 1956


Newhouse, Joseph Clark,  1903 - 1940, "At Rest"

Newhouse, Harry H.,  1862 - 1939;  Anna T.,  1870 - 1944

Noon, James Devine,  1917 - 1991, World War II marker;  Noon, Anna Devine, 1884 - 1976


Ogorsolka, Leo J.,  Feb 8, 1914 - Dec 9, 1994


Prorok, John J.,  1878 - 1945;  Victoria A.,  1893 - 1979

Prorok, Monica I.,  Mar 4, 1917 - Dec 23, 1982

Prorok, Elenora L.,  Dec 29, 1918 - Apr 26, 1962

Prorok, Emelia M.,  Mar 24, 1915 - Oct 27, 1992


Redmond, James,  1873 - 1923 (homemade cement stone)

Redmond, John,  died May 24, 1903, Aged 55 ys 7 ms 24 ds;  Bridget,  died Apr 6, 1917, aged 66 years

Redmond, Marcella, "Daughter",  John, "Son",  1906

Redmond, Anna B.,  "Daughter",  Sept 8, 1886 - Mar 17, 1966

Redmond, Daniel K.,  1884 - 1976

Reiselman, Henry, "Father",  1865 - 1917;  Anna, "Mother",  1870 - 1954

Rempe, Alfred Frank,  Apr 12, 1910 - Nov 3, 1965,  "May he rest in peace"

Rempe, Stephen H.,  Nebraska Tec 5 153 Port Co TC, World War II,  March 3, 1906 - Dec 11, 1952

Rempe, Peter Louis,  1869 - 1929;  Mary Anne,  1881 - 1961, "Together we toiled, together we rest"

Rempe, Leo Joseph,  Apr 25, 1904 - Aug 29, 1972, "May he rest in peace"

Rempe, Eleanor A.,  June 3, 1913 - Jan 3, 1996, daughter of Pete & Mary

Rempe, Joseph L.,  MSGT US Army, World War II,  Agu 25, 1915 - Apr 29, 1978

Ridder, Raymond L.,  June 13, - 29, 1950

Ridder, Joyce Marie, infant daughter,  Mar 13, 1954

Ridder, Barbara Jean, infant daughter,  Aug 22, 1958

Ridder, Bernard H.,  Dec 25, 1902 - ____;  Verma L.,  Sept 2, 1920 - Jan 4, 1971


Schmitz, Catherine L.,  1893 - 1963

Schmitz, Joseph P., "Father",  1863 - 1917

Schmitz, Helena, "Mother",  1862 - 1920

Schmitz, Marie,  1903 - 1949

Schmitz, Fred J.,  Apr 10, 1896 - June 14, 1956

Schmitz, Frank J., "Father",  Oct 1, 1899 - July 15, 1966;  Irene E., "Mother",  Jan 29, 1905 - Mar 15, 1992

Schneider, Jimmie,  died Feb 14, 1899, Aged 11 yrs 8 m;  Robbie, died May 11, 1900, Aged 15 yrs 7 ms 21 ds;  Sarah, wife of Ernst,  died Oct 3, 1901, Aged 34 ys 10 ms 12 days, "Farewell dear but not forever, we shall meet to part no more"

Shea, Caroline G.,  Aug 29, 1900 - Aug 3, 1969;  Francis F.,  Nov 7, 1898 - July 16, 1991

Shea, Richard J.,  1868 - 1921

Shea, Julia A.,  1868 - 1945

Shea, Richard D.,  Oct 24, 1930 - June 2, 1989, Korean War marker;  Muriel R.,  Dec 20, 1932 - ____, parents of Susan E., Judy A., F. Doyle

Shea, Earl J.,  Dec 11, 1892 - Jan 1, 1972;  Fannie J.,  Dec 28, 1896 - June 28, 1981

Snyder, Charles L.,  Oct 5, 1913 - Nov 28, 1980, World War II marker;  Helen L.,  Febr 5, 1917 - June 20, 1968


Tierney, Patrick E., "Son",  Oct 11, 1942 - Dec 23, 1957

Tierney, Anne Cusick, "Mother",  1877 - 1948

Tierney, Ann Tulley, "Mother",  1845 - 1915

Tierney, Phill, "Father",  1867 - 1926

Tierney, Philip M., "Father",  Aug 8, 1915 - Sept 2, 1983;  Mary Alyce, "Mother",  Mar 29, 1915 - ____

Tierney, Laurence, "Father",  1871 - 1927


Vollenweider, Marie A., "Mom",  Feb 10, 1918 - Jan 29, 1984

Vollenweider, Vivian Ann, "Daughter",  Aug 3, 1944 - Sept 26, 1966


Wackerla, Emmett E., "Father",  1897 - 1951, American Legion emblem

Wackerla, Frances V., "Mother",  1898 - 1986

Wackerla, George E.,  Mar 30, 1923 - June 4, 1983, World War II marker;  Carol D.,  Oct 19, 1928 - ____, married May 11, 1949

Wehry, Frank J.,  1901 - 1929

Wellman, Nicholas,  Jan 3, 1879 - Sept 17, 1960;  Isabelle,  Aug 31, 1883 - Nov 21, 1968

Wellman, John G.,  Dec 20, 1910 - Oct 9, 1986;  Clara,  May 14, 1914 - July 7, 1985

Wellman, Henry A.,  Aug 31, 1903 - Feb 22, 1983

Wellman, Verna B.,  Dec 29, 1912 - Jan 10, 1978

Whalen, Ellen,  died Jan 14, 1905, Aged 52 years

Wilcox, Lloyd,  1889 - 1939

Wilcox, William W.,  "Father",  Oct 9, 1865 - Aug 22, 1912;  Dorothy, "Mother",  Mar 17, 1866 - Jan 12, 1944, "Rest in peace"

Wilcox, Harold W.,  Sept 10, 1914 - May 2, 1973;  Margaret E.,  July 29, 1916 - ____, married Dec 29, 1936, "Peace, the gift of God's love"

Wilcox, Iva T.,  1888 - 1986

Willis, Harold "Tony" J.,  May 24, 1909 - June 3, 1996;  Margaret F.,  Aug 1, 1915 - ____, married Apr 10, 1939, parents of Joan, H. Junior, Burton

Wolfe, Kathryn "Kathy" L.,  June 15, 1979 - Apr 2, 1992, daughter of Greg & Deanna Wolfe

Wootton, Delores M. (Schmitz),  Dec 25, 1936 - Jan 14, 1997


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