Charles Samuel JOHNSON1

#21601, b. 29 October 1914
Last Edited=16 Aug 2020
Relationship
4th cousin 1 time removed of Stuart Charles PASK
Appears on charts
William MOULDS, (c1710-1774), Stuart's 5th great-grandfather
     Charles Samuel JOHNSON was born on 29 October 1914 in Cedar Rapids, Linn County, Iowa, USA.1 He was the son of Hans JOHNSON and Sarah Marie MOULDS.1

Sources of Information:

  1. [S5000] Website Ancestry Family Trees: Moulds Family Tree by Nyssa Moulds
    https://www.ancestry.co.uk/family-tree/person/tree/….

Mary Arlene JOHNSON1

#21602, b. 26 October 1919, d. 8 September 2019
Last Edited=16 Aug 2020
Relationship
4th cousin 1 time removed of Stuart Charles PASK
Appears on charts
William MOULDS, (c1710-1774), Stuart's 5th great-grandfather
     Mary Arlene JOHNSON was born on 26 October 1919 in Iowa, USA.1 She was the daughter of Hans JOHNSON and Sarah Marie MOULDS.1
Mary married John W. PIATT on 29 July 1946.1
Her husband, John, died on 3 January 2000 in Cedar Rapids, Linn County, Iowa, USA, at the age of 83.1
Mary died on 8 September 2019 in Cedar Rapids, Linn County, Iowa, USA, at the age of 99.1

Sources of Information:

  1. [S5000] Website Ancestry Family Trees: Moulds Family Tree by Nyssa Moulds
    https://www.ancestry.co.uk/family-tree/person/tree/….

John W. PIATT1

#21603, b. 31 December 1916, d. 3 January 2000
Last Edited=16 Aug 2020
     John W. PIATT was born on 31 December 1916 in Cedar Rapids, Linn County, Iowa, USA.1
John married Mary Arlene JOHNSON, daughter of Hans JOHNSON and Sarah Marie MOULDS, on 29 July 1946.1
John died on 3 January 2000 in Cedar Rapids, Linn County, Iowa, USA, at the age of 83.1
His wife, Mary, died on 8 September 2019 in Cedar Rapids, Linn County, Iowa, USA, at the age of 99.1

Sources of Information:

  1. [S5000] Website Ancestry Family Trees: Moulds Family Tree by Nyssa Moulds
    https://www.ancestry.co.uk/family-tree/person/tree/….

Edna May CUMMINGS1

#21604, b. 10 December 1884, d. 10 July 1981
Last Edited=27 Aug 2020
Edna May Moulds née Cummings
(1884-1976)
     Edna May CUMMINGS was born on 10 December 1884 in Dunkerton, Black Hawk County, Iowa, USA. She was the daughter of George Alfred CUMMINGS and Eva May POOLER.1

Edna married Joseph MOULDS, son of Samuel MOULDS and Emma FLETCHER, on 23 March 1916 in the First Lutheran Church Parsonage, Waterloo, Black Hawk County, Iowa, USA. The marriage was witnessed by Austin ALLEN & Mrs A. ALLEN (Brother-in-law, and Sister of the Groom.)1,2,3
Their marriage was reported in the Waterloo Evening Courier, Waterloo, Black Hawk County, Iowa, USA, on 23 March 1916.4,5 It read:
MARRIED In WATERLOO.
Dunkerton, March 23.--(Special.) -- Miss Edna Cummings and Mr. Joseph Moulds, both of Dunkerton, were married at 9 o'clock this morning at the parsonage of First Lutheran church, 110 High street, Waterloo, by Rev. Henry Mueller. They were accompanied by Mr. and Mrs. Austin Allen. Mr. and Mrs. Moulds have both resided in Dunkerton for some time. The couple will visit his brother, John, at Minneapolis, and on their return will stop off at Oelwein for a visit with her grandparents. They will make their home in Dunkerton.5

In the census of 1 June 1920 in Sumner, Fillmore County, Minnesota, USA, she was listed as aged 25 born in Iowa, the wife of Joseph MOULDS (a Farmer, living with his wife Edna, and their daughter Irene.)6
In the census of 1 April 1930 in Barclay Township, Black Hawk County, Iowa, USA, she was listed as aged 35 born in Iowa, the wife of Joseph MOULDS (a Farmer, living with his wife Edna, and their children Irene, Gordon, Maryln, and Donna Mae.)7
In the census of 1 April 1940 in Bennington Township, Black Hawk County, Iowa, USA, she was listed as aged 45 born in Iowa, the wife of Joseph MOULDS (a Farmer, living with his wife Edna, and their daughters Maryln, and Dona.)8
Edna, and her husband Joseph, were in an undated photograph.1

Prior to her husband's death, Edna and Joseph lived at 2900 Oakland Road, Cedar Rapids, Linn County, Iowa, USA.9
Her husband, Joseph, died on 10 May 1976 in Cedar Rapids, Linn County, Iowa, USA, at the age of 85.1
She was mentioned in her husband's obituary in the Cedar Rapids Gazette, Cedar Rapids, Linn County, Iowa, USA, on 10 May 1976.9

Prior to her death, Edna lived at 1050 Fourth Avenue, Cedar Rapids, Linn County, Iowa, USA.10
Edna died on 10 July 1981 in St. Luke's Hospital, Cedar Rapids, Linn County, Iowa, USA, at the age of 96.1,10
Her obituary was detailed in the Cedar Rapids Gazette, Cedar Rapids, Linn County, Iowa, USA, on 12 July 1981.10 It read:
Edna May Moulds, 86, of 1050 Fourth Ave. SE, a 30-year resident of Cedar Rapids, formerly of Dunkerton and Fairbank, died Friday at St. Luke's Hospital following a sudden illness.
Born Dec. 10, 1894, in Randalia, Iowa, she was married to Joe Moulds on March 23. 1916, at Waterloo. He preceded her in death in May 1976. She was a nurses' aide at St. Luke's for 20 years prior to her retirement in 1970. She was a member of the Lovely Lane United Methodist Church and a past member of the Royal Neighbors.
Surviving are one son, Gordon of Marion; three daughters, Irene Wittkop of Jesup. Marlyn Fox of Phoenix. Ariz., and Dona Mae Venz of Fairbank; a sister, Neva Siggelkov of Dunkerton; 13 grandchildren; and nine great grandchildren.
Services: 1 p.m. Tuesday at the Lovely Lane United Methodist Church by the Rev. Lawrence Garrett. Burial: Dunkerton Cemetery. The casket will be closed prior to the service. Friends may call at the Cedar Memorial Funeral Home after 2 p.m. Sunday and at the church after 11 a.m. Tuesday. Friends may make a contribution to the Lovely Lane United Methodist memorial fund.10
Her funeral service was held at Lovely Lane United Methodist Church, Cedar Rapids, Linn County, Iowa, USA, on 14 July 1981.10
Edna, and her husband Joe, are buried together in Fairview-Lester Cemetery, Dunkerton, Black Hawk County, Iowa, USA.10,11

Children of Edna May CUMMINGS and Joseph MOULDS

Sources of Information:

  1. [S5000] Website Ancestry Family Trees: Moulds Family Tree by Nyssa Moulds
    https://www.ancestry.co.uk/family-tree/person/tree/….
  2. [S5001] Website Ancestry: Iowa, Marriage Records, 1880-1945
    Name:      Joe Mould
    Gender:      Male
    Race:      Caucasian (White)
    Age:      26
    Birth Date:      abt 1890
    Birth Place:      Benton Co. Iowa
    Marriage Date:      23 Mar 1916
    Marriage Place:      Black Hawk, Iowa, USA
    Father:      Samuel Mould
    Mother:      Emma Fletcher
    Spouse:      Edna Cummings.
  3. [S5001] Website Ancestry: Iowa, Marriage Records, 1880-1945
    Name:      Edna Cummings
    Gender:      Female
    Race:      Caucasian (White)
    Age:      22
    Birth Date:      abt 1894
    Birth Place:      Randelia, IA.
    Marriage Date:      23 Mar 1916
    Marriage Place:      Black Hawk, Iowa, USA
    Father:      Geo Cummings
    Mother:      Eva Pooler
    Spouse:      Joe Mould.
  4. [S5000] Website Ancestry Family Trees: Moulds Family Tree by Nyssa Moulds
    https://www.ancestry.co.uk/family-tree/person/tree/…
  5. [S5533] Website FindmyPast: USA & World Newspapers: Waterloo Evening Courier, Waterloo, Black Hawk County, Iowa, USA, on 23 March 1916.
  6. [S5002] Website Ancestry: Year: 1920; Census Place: Sumner, Fillmore, Minnesota; Roll: T625_830; Page: 4A; Enumeration District: 36.
  7. [S5002] Website Ancestry: Year: 1930; Census Place: Barclay, Black Hawk, Iowa; Page: 2A; Enumeration District: 0001; FHL microfilm: 2340377.
  8. [S5002] Website Ancestry: Year: 1940; Census Place: Bennington, Black Hawk, Iowa; Roll: m-t0627-01139; Page: 1B; Enumeration District: 7-2.
  9. [S5533] Website FindmyPast: USA & World Newspapers: Cedar Rapids Gazette - Cedar Rapids, Iowa, USA on 10 May 1976.
  10. [S5533] Website FindmyPast: USA & World Newspapers: Cedar Rapids Gazette - Cedar Rapids, Iowa, USA on 12 July 1981.
  11. [S3336] Website Find A Grave: https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/40132091/edna-moulds
    Edna Moulds
    Birth      1894
    Death      1981 (aged 86–87)
    Burial      Fairview-Lester Cemetery
    Dunkerton, Black Hawk County, Iowa, USA
    Memorial ID      40132091.

Irene Eola MOULDS1

#21605, b. 28 January 1917, d. 13 November 2010
Last Edited=29 Aug 2020
Relationship
4th cousin 1 time removed of Stuart Charles PASK
Appears on charts
William MOULDS, (c1710-1774), Stuart's 5th great-grandfather
Irene Eola Wittrop née Moulds
(1917-2010)

     Irene Eola MOULDS was born on 28 January 1917 in Dunkerton, Black Hawk County, Iowa, USA.1 She was the daughter of Joseph MOULDS and Edna May CUMMINGS.1
In the census of 1 June 1920 in Sumner, Fillmore County, Minnesota, USA, she was listed as aged 2 years 11 months, born in Iowa, the daughter of Joseph MOULDS.2
In the census of 1 April 1930 in Barclay Township, Black Hawk County, Iowa, USA, she was listed as aged 13 born in Iowa, the daughter of Joseph MOULDS.3

Irene married Edward Fread WITTKOP on 30 June 1940 in First United Methodist Church, Dunkerton, Black Hawk County, Iowa, USA.4
Their marriage was reported in The Courier, Waterloo, Black Hawk County, Iowa, USA, on 1 July 1940.5 It read:
Dunkerton, Ia.--At 2:30 p. m. Sunday Miss Irene Eola Moulds, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Joe Moulds, Dunkerton, became the bride of Edward F. Wittkop, son of Mr. and Mrs, H. L. Wittkop, Jesup, in the Methodist church at Dunkerton. A reception in the bride's home followed the wedding. Mrs. Wittkop graduated from the School of Business of Upper Iowa university at Fayette. The couple will live on a farm near Jesup after July 1.5

She was listed as Next of Kin for her husband, Edward Fread WITTKOP, when he completed a World War II Draft Registration Card on 16 October 1940. It gave her address as Black Hawk County, Iowa, USA.6

Their 25th wedding anniversary was reported in The Courier, Waterloo, Black Hawk County, Iowa, USA, on 20 June 1965.7 It read:
Area residents celebrate anniversaries (COURIER NEWS SERVICE)
JESUP -- Observing their 25th wedding anniversary next Sunday will be Mr. and Mrs Edward Wittkop. They will have an "open house" at the Methodist Church parlors from 2 to 5 p.m. preceded by a family dinner at their home at noon. Mr. Wittkop and Miss Irene Moulds were married June 30, 1940, in the Methodist Church at Dunkerton. They have four children: Mrs. Robert Thomsen, Spring Park Lake, Minn; Jerry and Jim, both serving in the U. S. Navy at Long Beach, Calif; and Joe, at home. Mr. and Mrs. Wittkop are employed at the Mental Health Institute at Independence.7

She was mentioned in her father's obituary in the Cedar Rapids Gazette, Cedar Rapids, Linn County, Iowa, USA, on 10 May 1976.8
She was mentioned in her mother's obituary in the Cedar Rapids Gazette, Cedar Rapids, Linn County, Iowa, USA, on 12 July 1981.9
Prior to her husband's death, Irene and Edward lived at Jesup, Buchanan County, Iowa, USA.10
Her husband, Edward, died on 9 April 1997 in West Village Care Center, Independence, Buchanan County, Iowa, USA, at the age of 83.11,10
She was mentioned in her husband's obituary in The Gazette, Cedar Rapids, Linn County, Iowa, USA, on 10 April 1997.11
She was mentioned in her brother's obituary in The Gazette, Cedar Rapids, Linn County, Iowa, USA, on 24 January 1998.12
Irene was in a photograph with her sister Dona, taken in 2008.13
Irene died on 13 November 2010 in Jesup, Buchanan County, Iowa, USA, at the age of 93.1
Her obituary was detailed in The Gazette, Cedar Rapids, Linn County, Iowa, USA, on 17 November 2010.14 It read:
Irene E. Wittkop, 93 of Jesup, died Saturday. Nov. 13, 2010 Services will be at 1 p.m. Friday, Nov. 19, at the First United Methodist Church, Jesup. with burial at Cedar Crest Cemetery, Jesup. Visitation from 4 to 8 p.m. Thursday at White Funeral Home, Jesup, and one hour before services Friday at the church.
Mrs. Wittkop is survived by three sons. Jerry L. (Vergie) Wittkop of Nolanville, Texas, Jim D. (Edna Mae) Wittkop or Des Moines, and Joe
Wittkop of Prairie Grove, Ark; one daughter, Joyce (Eldon Glessing) Thomsen-Glessing of Howard Lake, Minn; nine grandchildren;
five great-grandchildren; and two sisters. Marlyn (Bernard) Fox of Phoenix. Ariz., and Dona Venz of Fairbank.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Edward (1997); her parents; and one brother, Gordon Moulds.
She worked 27 years as a nurse's aide at the Mental Health Institute in Independence.
Memorials directed to the First United Methodist Church, Jesup.
Online condolences may be left at www.white.mthope.com.14
Her funeral service was held at First United Methodist Church, Jesup, Buchanan County, Iowa, USA, on 19 November 2010.14
Irene, and her husband Edward, are buried together in Cedar Crest Cemetery, Jesup, Buchanan County, Iowa, USA.14,15

Children of Irene Eola MOULDS and Edward Fread WITTKOP

  • Jerry L. WITTKOP7
  • Jim D. WITTKOP7
  • Joe WITTKOP7
  • Joyce WITTKOP7

Sources of Information:

  1. [S5000] Website Ancestry Family Trees: Moulds Family Tree by Nyssa Moulds
    https://www.ancestry.co.uk/family-tree/person/tree/….
  2. [S5002] Website Ancestry: Year: 1920; Census Place: Sumner, Fillmore, Minnesota; Roll: T625_830; Page: 4A; Enumeration District: 36.
  3. [S5002] Website Ancestry: Year: 1930; Census Place: Barclay, Black Hawk, Iowa; Page: 2A; Enumeration District: 0001; FHL microfilm: 2340377.
  4. [S5001] Website Ancestry: Iowa, Marriage Records, 1880-1945
    Name:      Irene Eola Moulds
    Gender:      Female
    Race:      White
    Age:      24
    Birth Date:      abt 1916
    Birth Place:      Dunkerton, Iowa
    Marriage Date:      30 Jun 1940
    Marriage Place:      Dunkerton, Iowa, USA
    Previous Marriages:      First
    Father:      Joseph Moulds
    Mother:      Edna Mary Moulds
    Spouse:      Edward F. Wittkop.
  5. [S5013] Website Ancestry Newspapers & Publications https://www.newspapers.com/image/359175223
    The Courier (Waterloo, Iowa), 01 Jul 1940, Mon, Page 6.
  6. [S5001] Website Ancestry: U.S., World War II Draft Cards Young Men, 1940-1947
    Name:      Edward Fread Wittkop
    Gender:      Male
    Race:      White
    Age:      27
    Relationship to Draftee:      Self (Head)
    Birth Date:      5 May 1913
    Birth Place:      Chickasaw, Iowa
    Residence Place:      Black Hawk, Iowa, USA
    Registration Date:      16 Oct 1940
    Registration Place:      Iowa, USA
    Employer:      Self
    Weight:      140
    Complexion:      Light
    Eye Colour:      Blue
    Hair Colour:      Brown
    Height:      5 5
    Next of Kin:      Irene Wittkop.
  7. [S5013] Website Ancestry Newspapers & Publications https://www.newspapers.com/image/358038032/
    The Courier (Waterloo, Iowa) 20 Jun 1965, Sun, Page 30.
  8. [S5533] Website FindmyPast: USA & World Newspapers: Cedar Rapids Gazette - Cedar Rapids, Iowa, USA on 10 May 1976.
  9. [S5533] Website FindmyPast: USA & World Newspapers: Cedar Rapids Gazette - Cedar Rapids, Iowa, USA on 12 July 1981.
  10. [S5001] Website Ancestry: U.S., Social Security Death Index, 1935-2014
    Name:      Edward F. Wittkop
    Social Security Number:      484-16-9852
    Birth Date:      5 May 1913
    Issue Year:      Before 1951
    Issue State:      Iowa
    Last Residence:      50648, Jesup, Buchanan, Iowa, USA
    Death Date:      9 Apr 1997.
  11. [S5013] Website Ancestry Newspapers & Publications https://www.newspapers.com/image/549558302
    The Gazette, Cedar Rapids, Iowa, Thursday, April 10, 1997 - Page 12.
  12. [S5013] Website Ancestry Newspapers & Publications https://www.newspapers.com/image/550200822
    The Gazette (Cedar Rapids, Iowa), 24 Jan 1998, Sat, Page 12.
  13. [S5000] Website Ancestry Family Trees: Moulds Family Tree by Nyssa Moulds
    https://www.ancestry.co.uk/family-tree/person/tree/…
  14. [S5013] Website Ancestry Newspapers & Publications https://www.newspapers.com/image/549132802
    The Gazette (Cedar Rapids, Iowa), 17 Nov 2010, Wed, Page 9.
  15. [S3336] Website Find A Grave: https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/137755067/…
    Irene E. Wittkop
    Birth      1917
    Death      2010 (aged 92–93)
    Burial      Cedar Crest Cemetery
    Jesup, Buchanan County, Iowa, USA
    Plot      Lot 402
    Memorial ID      137755067.

Gordon Dale MOULDS1,2

#21606, b. 12 June 1921, d. 22 January 1998
Last Edited=29 Aug 2020
Relationship
4th cousin 1 time removed of Stuart Charles PASK
Appears on charts
William MOULDS, (c1710-1774), Stuart's 5th great-grandfather
Gordon Dale Moulds
(1921-1998)
     Gordon Dale MOULDS was born on 12 June 1921 in Racine, Mower County, Minnesota, USA.1,3,4,5 He was the son of Joseph MOULDS and Edna May CUMMINGS.1
In the census of 1 April 1930 in Barclay Township, Black Hawk County, Iowa, USA, he was listed as aged 9 born in Minnesota, the son of Joseph MOULDS.6
Gordon was in a photograph taken in 1938 in Dunkerton, Black Hawk County, Iowa, USA.7
Gordon completed a World War II Draft Registration Card on 16 February 1942 in Black Hawk County, Iowa, USA.8

Gordon married Adrienne Mae BAER on 6 July 1942 in Schuyler County, Missouri, USA.2,9

He was mentioned in his father's obituary in the Cedar Rapids Gazette, Cedar Rapids, Linn County, Iowa, USA, on 10 May 1976.10
He was mentioned in his mother's obituary in the Cedar Rapids Gazette, Cedar Rapids, Linn County, Iowa, USA, on 12 July 1981.11

Gordon died on 22 January 1998 in Marion, Linn County, Iowa, USA, at the age of 76.2,12
His obituary was detailed in the The Gazette, Cedar Rapids, Linn County, Iowa, USA, on 24 January 1998.5 It read:
Gordon Dale "Shorty" Moulds, 76, of 1050 8th St., died Friday, Jan. 22, 1998, in St. Luke's Hospital, following a sudden illness. Services: 1 p.m. Monday, Christ Community Church United Methodist, by the Rev. Richard Speight. Entombment: Cedar Memorial Park Cemetery. Friends may call from 3 to 5 p.m. Sunday at Cedar Memorial Funeral Home and after noon Monday at the church.
Survivors include his wife, Adrienne; a daughter, Mary McCusker and husband Bill of Marion; four sons, Scott of Springfield, Ill., Dave, and Robin and wife Dorothy, all of Marion, and Brian and wife Pat of Robins; three sisters, Irene Wittkop of Jesup, Marlyn Fox of Phoenix, and Dona Venz of Fairbank; and 11 grandchildren.
He is also survived by Spook the cat and his dog Teddy.
Shorty was born June 12, 1921 in Racine, Minn., to Joe and Edna Cummings Moulds. He married Adrienne M. Baer on July 6, 1942 in Lancaster, Mo. He worked as a tool grinder for Rockwell-Goss from 1966 to 1986. He was a member of Christ Community Church United Methodist. His hobbies included building and playing Dulcimers, gardening, and collecting stringed instruments.
Instead of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Christ Community Church United Methodist, 3000 Alburnett Rd., Marion, 52302.5

Gordon, and his wife Adrienne, are buried together in Cedar Memorial Park, Cedar Rapids, Linn County, Iowa, USA.13,14
He was mentioned in his sister's obituary in The Gazette, Cedar Rapids, Linn County, Iowa, USA, on 17 November 2010.15

Children of Gordon Dale MOULDS and Adrienne Mae BAER

  • Scott MOULDS5
  • David MOULDS5
  • Robin Mark MOULDS5
  • Brian MOULDS5
  • Mary MOULDS5

Sources of Information:

  1. [S5000] Website Ancestry Family Trees: Moulds Family Tree by Nyssa Moulds
    https://www.ancestry.co.uk/family-tree/person/tree/….
  2. [S5000] Website Ancestry Family Trees: Moulds Family Tree by Nyssa Moulds
    https://www.ancestry.co.uk/family-tree/person/tree/….
  3. [S5000] Website Ancestry Family Trees: Moulds Family Tree by Nyssa Moulds
    https://www.ancestry.co.uk/family-tree/person/tree/…
  4. [S5001] Website Ancestry: https://www.mnhs.org/people/birthrecords/1921-21560
    Moulds, Gorden Dale
    Certificate Number: 1921-21560
    Birth: June 12 1921
    County of Birth: Mower County, Minnesota, United States
    Subject: Birth records
    Type: Text, Government Record, Historical Records
    Details: Mother's Maiden Name: Cummings.
  5. [S5013] Website Ancestry Newspapers & Publications https://www.newspapers.com/image/550200822
    The Gazette (Cedar Rapids, Iowa), 24 Jan 1998, Sat, Page 12.
  6. [S5002] Website Ancestry: Year: 1930; Census Place: Barclay, Black Hawk, Iowa; Page: 2A; Enumeration District: 0001; FHL microfilm: 2340377.
  7. [S5000] Website Ancestry Family Trees: Moulds Family Tree by Nyssa Moulds
    https://www.ancestry.co.uk/family-tree/person/tree/….
  8. [S5001] Website Ancestry: U.S., World War II Draft Cards Young Men, 1940-1947
    Name:      Gordon Dale Moulds
    Gender:      Male
    Race:      White
    Age:      20
    Relationship to Draftee:      Self (Head)
    Birth Date:      12 Jun 1921
    Birth Place:      Racine, Minnesota
    Residence Place:      Lester, Black Hawk, Iowa, USA
    Registration Date:      16 Feb 1942
    Registration Place:      Iowa, USA
    Employer:      Joe Moulds
    Weight:      130
    Complexion:      Light
    Eye Colour:      Blue
    Hair Colour:      Brown
    Height:      4 10
    Next of Kin:      Edna Moulds.
  9. [S5000] Website Ancestry Family Trees: Moulds Family Tree by Nyssa Moulds
    https://www.ancestry.co.uk/family-tree/person/tree/….
  10. [S5533] Website FindmyPast: USA & World Newspapers: Cedar Rapids Gazette - Cedar Rapids, Iowa, USA on 10 May 1976.
  11. [S5533] Website FindmyPast: USA & World Newspapers: Cedar Rapids Gazette - Cedar Rapids, Iowa, USA on 12 July 1981.
  12. [S5001] Website Ancestry: U.S., Social Security Death Index, 1935-2014
    Name:      Gordon D. Moulds
    Social Security Number:      482-22-0191
    Birth Date:      12 Jun 1921
    Issue Year:      Before 1951
    Issue State:      Iowa
    Last Residence:      52302, Marion, Linn, Iowa, USA
    Death Date:      22 Jan 1998.
  13. [S3336] Website Find A Grave: https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/41507225/gordon-moulds
    Birth      12 Jun 1921
    Death      22 Jan 1998 (aged 76)
    Burial      Cedar Memorial Park
    Cedar Rapids, Linn County, Iowa, USA
    Plot      GARDEN OF TRANQUILITY
    Memorial ID      41507225.
  14. [S3336] Website Find A Grave: https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/41507254/…
    Adrienne Mae Baer Moulds
    Birth      26 Jul 1923
    Death      25 May 2004 (aged 80)
    Burial      
    Cedar Memorial Park
    Cedar Rapids, Linn County, Iowa, USA
    Plot      GARDEN OF TRANQUILITY
    Memorial ID      41507254.
  15. [S5013] Website Ancestry Newspapers & Publications https://www.newspapers.com/image/549132802
    The Gazette (Cedar Rapids, Iowa), 17 Nov 2010, Wed, Page 9.

Marlyn Marie MOULDS1

#21607, b. 1 December 1925, d. 17 April 2011
Last Edited=30 Aug 2020
Relationship
4th cousin 1 time removed of Stuart Charles PASK
Appears on charts
William MOULDS, (c1710-1774), Stuart's 5th great-grandfather
Marlyn Marie Fox née Moulds
(1925-2011)
     Marlyn Marie MOULDS was born on 1 December 1925 in Dunkerton, Black Hawk County, Iowa, USA.2 She was the daughter of Joseph MOULDS and Edna May CUMMINGS.2
In the census of 1 April 1930 in Barclay Township, Black Hawk County, Iowa, USA, she was listed as aged 4 born in Iowa, the daughter of Joseph MOULDS.3
In the census of 1 April 1940 in Bennington Township, Black Hawk County, Iowa, USA, she was listed as aged 14 born in Iowa, the daughter of Joseph MOULDS.4
Marlyn married Bernard Walter FOX on 3 September 1944 in Lutheran Church, Fairbank, Buchanan County, Iowa, USA. They had no known children.1,5,6
She was mentioned in her father's obituary in the Cedar Rapids Gazette, Cedar Rapids, Linn County, Iowa, USA, on 10 May 1976.7
She was mentioned in her mother's obituary in the Cedar Rapids Gazette, Cedar Rapids, Linn County, Iowa, USA, on 12 July 1981.8
Marlyn and her husband Bernard, were in a photograph taken in 1994.1
She was mentioned in her brother's obituary in The Gazette, Cedar Rapids, Linn County, Iowa, USA, on 24 January 1998.9
She was mentioned in her sister's obituary in The Gazette, Cedar Rapids, Linn County, Iowa, USA, on 17 November 2010.10
Prior to their deaths, Marlyn and Bernard lived at 85035, Phoenix, Maricopa County, Arizona, USA.11,12
Her husband, Bernard, died on 9 February 2011 in Phoenix, Maricopa County, Arizona, USA, at the age of 88.13,14
Marlyn died on 17 April 2011 in Phoenix, Maricopa County, Arizona, USA, at the age of 85.2,15,12 She was buried in Sunland Memorial Park, Sun City, Maricopa County, Arizona, USA.15

Sources of Information:

  1. [S5000] Website Ancestry Family Trees: Moulds Family Tree by Nyssa Moulds
    https://www.ancestry.co.uk/family-tree/person/tree/….
  2. [S5000] Website Ancestry Family Trees: Moulds Family Tree by Nyssa Moulds
    https://www.ancestry.co.uk/family-tree/person/tree/….
  3. [S5002] Website Ancestry: Year: 1930; Census Place: Barclay, Black Hawk, Iowa; Page: 2A; Enumeration District: 0001; FHL microfilm: 2340377.
  4. [S5002] Website Ancestry: Year: 1940; Census Place: Bennington, Black Hawk, Iowa; Roll: m-t0627-01139; Page: 1B; Enumeration District: 7-2.
  5. [S5001] Website Ancestry: Iowa, Marriage Records, 1880-1945
    Name:      Bernard Walter Fox
    Gender:      Male
    Race:      White
    Age:      22
    Birth Date:      abt 1922
    Birth Place:      Buchanan County, Iowa
    Marriage Date:      3 Sep 1944
    Marriage Place:      Fairbank, Iowa, USA
    Number of Marriage:      First
    Certificate Number:      1079
    Father:      Frank L Fox
    Mother:      Thresa Frederich
    Spouse:      Marlyn Marie Moulds.
  6. [S5001] Website Ancestry: Iowa, Marriage Records, 1880-1945
    Name:      Marlyn Marie Moulds
    Gender:      Female
    Race:      White
    Age:      19
    Birth Date:      abt 1925
    Birth Place:      Dunkerton, Iowa
    Marriage Date:      3 Sep 1944
    Marriage Place:      Fairbank, Iowa, USA
    Number of Marriage:      First
    Certificate Number:      1079
    Father:      Joe Moulds
    Mother:      Edna Cummings
    Spouse:      Bernard Walter Fox.
  7. [S5533] Website FindmyPast: USA & World Newspapers: Cedar Rapids Gazette - Cedar Rapids, Iowa, USA on 10 May 1976.
  8. [S5533] Website FindmyPast: USA & World Newspapers: Cedar Rapids Gazette - Cedar Rapids, Iowa, USA on 12 July 1981.
  9. [S5013] Website Ancestry Newspapers & Publications https://www.newspapers.com/image/550200822
    The Gazette (Cedar Rapids, Iowa), 24 Jan 1998, Sat, Page 12.
  10. [S5013] Website Ancestry Newspapers & Publications https://www.newspapers.com/image/549132802
    The Gazette (Cedar Rapids, Iowa), 17 Nov 2010, Wed, Page 9.
  11. [S5001] Website Ancestry: U.S., Social Security Death Index, 1935-2014
    Name:      Bernard W. Fox
    Social Security Number:      484-28-6331
    Birth Date:      16 Nov 1922
    Issue Year:      Before 1951
    Issue State:      Iowa
    Last Residence:      85035, Phoenix, Maricopa, Arizona
    Death Date:      9 Feb 2011.
  12. [S5001] Website Ancestry: U.S., Social Security Death Index, 1935-2014
    Name:      Marlyn Marie Fox
    Social Security Number:      483-24-2799
    Birth Date:      1 Dec 1925
    Issue Year:      Before 1951
    Issue State:      Iowa
    Last Residence:      85035, Phoenix, Maricopa, Arizona
    Death Date:      17 Apr 2011.
  13. [S5000] Website Ancestry Family Trees: Moulds Family Tree by Nyssa Moulds
    https://www.ancestry.co.uk/family-tree/person/tree/….
  14. [S3336] Website Find A Grave: https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/106624006/…
    Bernard W. Fox
    Birth      16 Nov 1922
    Death      9 Feb 2011 (aged 88)
    Burial      
    Sunland Memorial Park
    Sun City, Maricopa County, Arizona, USA
    Memorial ID      106624006.
  15. [S3336] Website Find A Grave: https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/106624000/marlyn-m_-fox
    Marlyn M. Fox
    Birth      1 Dec 1925
    Death      17 Apr 2011 (aged 85)
    Burial      Sunland Memorial Park, Sun City, Maricopa County, Arizona, USA
    Memorial ID      106624000.

Dona Mae MOULDS1

#21608, b. 30 May 1927, d. 30 September 2014
Last Edited=31 Aug 2020
Relationship
4th cousin 1 time removed of Stuart Charles PASK
Appears on charts
William MOULDS, (c1710-1774), Stuart's 5th great-grandfather
Dona Mae Venz née Moulds
(1927-2014)
     Dona Mae MOULDS was born on 30 May 1927 in Dunkerton, Black Hawk County, Iowa, USA.1 She was the daughter of Joseph MOULDS and Edna May CUMMINGS.1
In the census of 1 April 1930 in Barclay Township, Black Hawk County, Iowa, USA, she was listed as aged 2 born in Iowa, the daughter of Joseph MOULDS.2
In the census of 1 April 1940 in Bennington Township, Black Hawk County, Iowa, USA, she was listed as aged 12 born in Iowa, the daughter of Joseph MOULDS.3

Her wedding annoucement was reported in The Courier, Waterloo, Black Hawk County, Iowa, USA, on 15 June 1947.4 It read:
To Be Wed
MISS DONA MOULDS Fairbank, Ia.
The marriage of Miss Donna Mae Moulds, 320 Vine street, Waterloo, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Joe Moulds of Fairbank, to Lester Venz, son of Mr. and Mrs. Wilbur Venz of Charles City, will take place in the Little Brown church in Nashua, June 22 at 2 p. m.
The bride was formerly employed in Waterloo by the Rath Packing Co. and is now employed at the Black Hawk County Abstract Co. there.
The groom served In the army as aide to a doctor on a hospital ship during World war II, and is now employed by Construction Machinery Co., Waterloo.4

Dona married Lester Wilbur VENZ on 22 June 1947 in Little Brown Church, Nashua, Chickasaw County, Iowa, USA.5
Their marriage was reported in The Courier, Waterloo, Black Hawk County, Iowa, USA, on 24 June 1947.6 It read:
Miss Dona Mae Moulds Bride at Nashua Church
An announcement has been received here of the marriage of Miss Dona Mae Moulds, 320 Vine street, to Lester Venz of Bassett, son of Mr. and Mrs. Wilbur Venz of Charles City.
The bride, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Joe Moulds of Fairbank, was wed in a double ring service Sunday afternoon in the Little Brown church at Nashua with Rev. F. L. Hanscom officiating. Mr. and Mrs. Dale Adams of Charles City, brother-in-law and sister of the groom, were the attendants.
After a week's wedding trip, the couple will be at home at 320 Vine street. The bride is employed by the Black Hawk County Abstract Co., and the groom is a Construction Machinery Co. employee.6

She was mentioned in her father's obituary in the Cedar Rapids Gazette, Cedar Rapids, Linn County, Iowa, USA, on 10 May 1976.7
She was mentioned in her mother's obituary in the Cedar Rapids Gazette, Cedar Rapids, Linn County, Iowa, USA, on 12 July 1981.8
Her husband, Lester, died on 16 January 1992 in Allen Memorial Hospital, Waterloo, Black Hawk County, Iowa, USA, at the age of 68.9
She was mentioned in her husband's obituary in The Courier, Waterloo, Black Hawk County, Iowa, USA, on 19 January 1992.9
She was mentioned in her brother's obituary in The Gazette, Cedar Rapids, Linn County, Iowa, USA, on 24 January 1998.10
Dona was in a photograph with her sister Irene, taken in 2008.11
She was mentioned in her sister's obituary in The Gazette, Cedar Rapids, Linn County, Iowa, USA, on 17 November 2010.12
She was mentioned in her son's obituary in The Courier, Waterloo, Black Hawk County, Iowa, USA, on 20 April 2012.13
Dona died on 30 September 2014 at the Buchanan County Health Center, Independence, Buchanan County, Iowa, USA, at the age of 87.1,5
Her obituary was detailed in The Courier, Waterloo, Black Hawk County, Iowa, USA, on 3 October 2014.5 It read:
Dona M. Venz (1927-2014)
FAIRBANK — Dona Mae Venz, of rural Fairbank, died Tuesday, Sept. 30, at Buchanan County Health Center in Independence.
She was born May 30, 1927, in Dunkerton, daughter of Joe Moulds and Edna Mae Cummings Moulds. On June 22, 1947, she married Lester Wilbur Venz at the Little Brown Church in Nashua. He preceded her in death in 1992.
She graduated from Dunkerton High School in 1944. In earlier years Dona worked at Rath Packing, the Waterloo Abstract office and for 26 years at the Bell Telephone office, retiring in 1991. She was a member of the First United Methodist Church in Jesup, and did volunteer work at the Mental Health Institute in Independence. She received the Governor's Volunteer Award in 2003.
Survived by: a daughter, Lesona (John) Walker of Hazleton; a son, Steven (Jerry Lea) of Tuttle, Okla; a daughter-in-law, Theresa Venz of Independence; five grandchildren, Sarah (Troy) Lange, Matthew (Jesse) Rogers, Jonathan Rogers, Lester Venz and Kaylea Venz; four great-grandchildren, Kacie Lange, Kaden Lange, Memphis Rogers and Alden Rogers; a sister-in-law, Doris Adams of Ionia: and a special friend, Charles Miller of Fairbank.
Preceded in death by: a son, Jack; her parents; a brother, Gordon Moulds; and two sisters, Irene Wittkop and Martyn Fox.
Services: 10 a.m. Saturday at First United Methodist Church, Jesup, with burial in Fairview Cemetery, Dunkerton. Visitation will be from 4 to 8 p.m. today at White Funeral Home, Jesup, and for an hour before services Saturday at the church.
Memorials: may be directed to the family. Condolences may be expressed at www.White-MtHope.com.5

Her funeral service was held at the First United Methodist Church, Jesup, Buchanan County, Iowa, USA, on 4 October 2014.5
Dona, and her husband Lester, are buried together in Fairview-Lester Cemetery, Dunkerton, Black Hawk County, Iowa, USA.14

Children of Dona Mae MOULDS and Lester Wilbur VENZ

Sources of Information:

  1. [S5000] Website Ancestry Family Trees: Moulds Family Tree by Nyssa Moulds
    https://www.ancestry.co.uk/family-tree/person/tree/….
  2. [S5002] Website Ancestry: Year: 1930; Census Place: Barclay, Black Hawk, Iowa; Page: 2A; Enumeration District: 0001; FHL microfilm: 2340377.
  3. [S5002] Website Ancestry: Year: 1940; Census Place: Bennington, Black Hawk, Iowa; Roll: m-t0627-01139; Page: 1B; Enumeration District: 7-2.
  4. [S5013] Website Ancestry Newspapers & Publications https://www.newspapers.com/image/359395827
    The Courier (Waterloo, Iowa), 15 Jun 1947, Sun - Page 21.
  5. [S5013] Website Ancestry Newspapers & Publications https://www.newspapers.com/image/428780663
    The Courier Waterloo, Iowa Friday, October 3, 2014 - Page 12.
  6. [S5013] Website Ancestry Newspapers & Publications https://www.newspapers.com/image/359398422/
    The Courier (Waterloo, Iowa), 24 Jun 1947, Tuesday - Page 6.
  7. [S5533] Website FindmyPast: USA & World Newspapers: Cedar Rapids Gazette - Cedar Rapids, Iowa, USA on 10 May 1976.
  8. [S5533] Website FindmyPast: USA & World Newspapers: Cedar Rapids Gazette - Cedar Rapids, Iowa, USA on 12 July 1981.
  9. [S5013] Website Ancestry Newspapers & Publications https://www.newspapers.com/image/359349385
    The Courier (Waterloo, Iowa), 19 Jan 1992, Sun - Page 12.
  10. [S5013] Website Ancestry Newspapers & Publications https://www.newspapers.com/image/550200822
    The Gazette (Cedar Rapids, Iowa), 24 Jan 1998, Sat, Page 12.
  11. [S5000] Website Ancestry Family Trees: Moulds Family Tree by Nyssa Moulds
    https://www.ancestry.co.uk/family-tree/person/tree/…
  12. [S5013] Website Ancestry Newspapers & Publications https://www.newspapers.com/image/549132802
    The Gazette (Cedar Rapids, Iowa), 17 Nov 2010, Wed, Page 9.
  13. [S5013] Website Ancestry Newspapers & Publications https://www.newspapers.com/image/381358149/
    The Courier (Waterloo, Iowa), 20 April 2012, Friday - Page 12.
  14. [S3336] Website Find A Grave: https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/136725544/dona-mae-venz
    Dona Mae Moulds Venz
    Birth      30 May 1927
    Dunkerton, Black Hawk County, Iowa, USA
    Death      30 Sep 2014 (aged 87)
    Independence, Buchanan County, Iowa, USA
    Burial Fairview-Lester Cemetery
    Dunkerton, Black Hawk County, Iowa, USA
    Memorial ID      136725544.

Hannah H. ERBSTOESSER1

#21609, b. 8 September 1903, d. 26 March 1951
Last Edited=24 Aug 2020
Hannah Allen née Erbstoesser
(1927-1951)
     Hannah H. ERBSTOESSER was born on 8 September 1903 in North Dakota, USA.2
In the census of 1 June 1920 in Watson Township, Cass County, North Dakota, USA, she was listed as aged 17 born in North Dakota, the daughter of August & Ida ERBSTOESSER.3
Hannah married Bert J. ALLEN, son of Austin Louis ALLEN and Flora MOULDS, on 8 June 1927 in Moorhead, Clay County, Minnesota, USA.1
In the census of 1 April 1930 in Watson Township, Cass County, North Dakota, USA, she was listed as a Cook aged 26 born in North Dakota a servant of Edward ERBSTROESSER, she was living with her husband Bert; a Farm Labourer, living with wife Hannah, and their three children Clinton, Robert, and Betty.4
In the census of 1 April 1940 in Hudson, Black Hawk County, she was listed as aged 37 born in North Dakota, the wife of Bert J. ALLEN (a Foreman for a Railway Company, living with wife Hannah, and their twin children Robert, and Betty.)5
Hannah was in an undated photograph.2
Hannah died on 26 March 1951 in Walburg Township, Cass County, North Dakota, USA, at the age of 47.1,2 She was buried in Watson Cemetery, Walburg Township, Cass County, North Dakota, USA.6
She was mentioned in her husband's obituary in the The Courier, Waterloo, Black Hawk County, Iowa, USA, on 26 December 1977.7

Children of Hannah H. ERBSTOESSER and Bert J. ALLEN

Sources of Information:

  1. [S5013] Website Ancestry Newspapers & Publications https://www.newspapers.com/image/357621900/
    The Courier (Waterloo, Iowa), 26 Dec 1977, Mon, Page 5.
  2. [S5000] Website Ancestry Family Trees: Moulds Family Tree by Nyssa Moulds
    https://www.ancestry.co.uk/family-tree/person/tree/….
  3. [S5002] Website Ancestry: 1920; Census Place: Watson, Cass, North Dakota; Roll: T625_1332; Page: 4A; Enumeration District: 24.
  4. [S5002] Website Ancestry: Year: 1930; Census Place: Watson, Cass, North Dakota; Page: 3B; Enumeration District: 0081; FHL microfilm: 2341467.
  5. [S5002] Website Ancestry: Year: 1940; Census Place: Hudson, Black Hawk, Iowa; Roll: m-t0627-01139; Page: 5A; Enumeration District: 7-5.
  6. [S3336] Website Find A Grave: https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/39700114/…
    Hannah H. Allen
    Birth      8 Sep 1903
    Death      26 Mar 1951 (aged 47)
    Cass County, North Dakota, USA
    Burial Watson Cemetery
    Walburg Township, Cass County, North Dakota, USA
    Memorial ID      39700114.
  7. [S5013] Website Ancestry Newspapers & Publications https://www.newspapers.com/image/357621900
    The Courier (Waterloo, Iowa), 26 Dec 1977, Mon, Page 5.

Robert James ALLEN1,2

#21611, b. 24 August 1927, d. 1 September 2012
Last Edited=24 Aug 2020
     Robert James ALLEN was born on 24 August 1927 in Fargo, Cass County, North Dakota, USA.1,2 He was the son of Bert J. ALLEN and Hannah H. ERBSTOESSER.1
In the census of 1 April 1930 in Watson Township, Cass County, North Dakota, USA, he was listed as aged 1 year and 7 months born in North Dakota, a Lodger of Edward ERBSTROESSER.1
In the census of 1 April 1940 in Hudson, Black Hawk County, he was listed as 'Bob' aged 12 born in North Dakota, the son of Bert J. ALLEN.3
He was mentioned in his father's obituary in The Courier, Waterloo, Black Hawk County, Iowa, USA, on 26 December 1977.4
Robert died on 1 September 2012 in Bismarck, Burleigh County, North Dakota, USA, at the age of 85.5

Sources of Information:

  1. [S5002] Website Ancestry: Year: 1930; Census Place: Watson, Cass, North Dakota; Page: 3B; Enumeration District: 0081; FHL microfilm: 2341467.
  2. [S5000] Website Ancestry Family Trees: Moulds Family Tree by Nyssa Moulds
    https://www.ancestry.co.uk/family-tree/person/tree/….
  3. [S5002] Website Ancestry: Year: 1940; Census Place: Hudson, Black Hawk, Iowa; Roll: m-t0627-01139; Page: 5A; Enumeration District: 7-5.
  4. [S5013] Website Ancestry Newspapers & Publications https://www.newspapers.com/image/357621900
    The Courier (Waterloo, Iowa), 26 Dec 1977, Mon, Page 5.
  5. [S5000] Website Ancestry Family Trees: Moulds Family Tree by Nyssa Moulds
    https://www.ancestry.co.uk/family-tree/person/tree/….

Mary Ann STEFFEN1

#21613, b. 21 October 1902, d. 14 December 1998
Last Edited=24 Aug 2020
     Mary Ann STEFFEN was born on 21 October 1902 in Gilbertville, Black Hawk County, Iowa, USA.2
Mary married Bert J. ALLEN, son of Austin Louis ALLEN and Flora MOULDS, on 6 October 1954 in Waterloo, Black Hawk County, Iowa, USA.1
Prior to her husband's death, Mary and Bert lived at 324 Linden Avenue, Waterloo, Black Hawk County, Iowa, USA.1
She was mentioned in her husband's obituary in The Courier, Waterloo, Black Hawk County, Iowa, USA, on 26 December 1977.1
Mary died on 14 December 1998 in Waterloo, Black Hawk County, Iowa, USA, at the age of 96.2 She was buried on an unknown date in Mount Olivet Cemetery, Waterloo, Black Hawk County, Iowa, USA. Her husband was later buried together with her.3,4

Sources of Information:

  1. [S5013] Website Ancestry Newspapers & Publications https://www.newspapers.com/image/357621900
    The Courier (Waterloo, Iowa), 26 Dec 1977, Mon, Page 5.
  2. [S3336] Website Find A Grave: https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/150644509/…
    Mary Ann Steffen Allen
    Birth      21 Oct 1902
    Gilbertville, Black Hawk County, Iowa, USA
    Death      14 Dec 1998 (aged 96)
    Waterloo, Black Hawk County, Iowa, USA
    Burial      Mount Olivet Cemetery
    Waterloo, Black Hawk County, Iowa, USA
    Memorial ID      150644509.
  3. [S3336] Website Find A Grave: https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/150644499/bert-j-allen
    Bert J Allen
    Birth      1899
    Death      1977 (aged 77-78)
    Burial      Mount Olivet Cemetery
    Waterloo, Black Hawk County, Iowa, USA
    Memorial ID      150644499.
  4. [S3336] Website Find A Grave: Mary Ann Steffen Allen
    Birth      21 Oct 1902
    Gilbertville, Black Hawk County, Iowa, USA
    Death      14 Dec 1998 (aged 96)
    Waterloo, Black Hawk County, Iowa, USA
    Burial      Mount Olivet Cemetery
    Waterloo, Black Hawk County, Iowa, USA
    Memorial ID      150644509.

Adrienne Mae BAER1

#21614, b. 26 July 1923, d. 25 May 2004
Last Edited=29 Aug 2020
     Adrienne Mae BAER was born on 26 July 1923 in Nemaha, Sac County, Iowa, USA. She was the daughter of daughter of Walter Harold BAER & Elsie Lisle HOWE.1
Adrienne married Gordon Dale MOULDS, son of Joseph MOULDS and Edna May CUMMINGS, on 6 July 1942 in Schuyler County, Missouri, USA.2,1
Her husband, Gordon, died on 22 January 1998 in Marion, Linn County, Iowa, USA, at the age of 76.2,3
She was mentioned in her husband's obituary in the The Gazette, Cedar Rapids, Linn County, Iowa, USA, on 24 January 1998.4

Adrienne died on 25 May 2004 in Marion, Linn County, Iowa, USA, at the age of 80.1
Her obituary was detailed in the The Gazette, Cedar Rapids, Linn County, Iowa, USA, on 27 May 2004.5 It read:
Adrienne Mae Baer Moulds, 80, of 1123 Ninth St., died Tuesday, May 25, 2004, in her home after a long illness. Services: 11 a.m. Saturday, Cedar Memorial Chapel of Memories, Cedar Rapids, by the Rev. Becky High. Entombment: Cedar Memorial Park Cemetery, Cedar Rapids, Friends may call from 5 to 8 p.m. Friday at Cedar Memorial Funeral Home, Cedar Rapids.
Survivors include a daughter, Mary McCusker and husband Bill of Marion; four sons, Scott of Springfield, Ill., Dave, Robin and wife Dorothy and Brian, all of Marion; and two sisters, Nancy Eldridge of Dunkerton and Nannette Thies of Denver, Iowa. She is also survived by 11 grandchildren and five greatgrandchildren. She was preceded in death by a brother, Harold Baer.
Adrienne was born July 26, 1923, in Nemaha, Iowa, the daughter of Walter and Elsie Howe Baer. She married Gordon "Shorty" Moulds on July 6, 1942, in Lancaster, Mo. He died in 1998. Adrienne worked for both Mr. and Mrs. John B. Turner for many years and later was a supervisor for central services at St. Luke's Hospital, retiring from there after several years of service.
She was a faithful member of Christ Community Church United Methodist. Adrienne enjoyed painting, reading books, writing poetry, telling stories and especially time spent with her family.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be given to Christ Community Church United Methodist in Adrienne's name.5

Adrienne, and her husband Gordon, are buried together in Cedar Memorial Park, Cedar Rapids, Linn County, Iowa, USA.6,7

Children of Adrienne Mae BAER and Gordon Dale MOULDS

  • Scott MOULDS4
  • David MOULDS4
  • Robin Mark MOULDS4
  • Brian MOULDS4
  • Mary MOULDS4

Sources of Information:

  1. [S5000] Website Ancestry Family Trees: Moulds Family Tree by Nyssa Moulds
    https://www.ancestry.co.uk/family-tree/person/tree/….
  2. [S5000] Website Ancestry Family Trees: Moulds Family Tree by Nyssa Moulds
    https://www.ancestry.co.uk/family-tree/person/tree/….
  3. [S5001] Website Ancestry: U.S., Social Security Death Index, 1935-2014
    Name:      Gordon D. Moulds
    Social Security Number:      482-22-0191
    Birth Date:      12 Jun 1921
    Issue Year:      Before 1951
    Issue State:      Iowa
    Last Residence:      52302, Marion, Linn, Iowa, USA
    Death Date:      22 Jan 1998.
  4. [S5013] Website Ancestry Newspapers & Publications https://www.newspapers.com/image/550200822
    The Gazette (Cedar Rapids, Iowa), 24 Jan 1998, Sat, Page 12.
  5. [S5013] Website Ancestry Newspapers & Publications https://www.newspapers.com/image/550814747
    The Gazette (Cedar Rapids, Iowa), 27 May 2004, Thu, Page 16.
  6. [S3336] Website Find A Grave: https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/41507225/gordon-moulds
    Birth      12 Jun 1921
    Death      22 Jan 1998 (aged 76)
    Burial      Cedar Memorial Park
    Cedar Rapids, Linn County, Iowa, USA
    Plot      GARDEN OF TRANQUILITY
    Memorial ID      41507225.
  7. [S3336] Website Find A Grave: https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/41507254/…
    Adrienne Mae Baer Moulds
    Birth      26 Jul 1923
    Death      25 May 2004 (aged 80)
    Burial      
    Cedar Memorial Park
    Cedar Rapids, Linn County, Iowa, USA
    Plot      GARDEN OF TRANQUILITY
    Memorial ID      41507254.

Edward Fread WITTKOP1

#21622, b. 5 May 1913, d. 9 April 1997
Last Edited=29 Aug 2020
     Edward Fread WITTKOP was born on 5 May 1913 in Dresden Township, Chickasaw County, Iowa, USA. He was the son of Henry & Elizabeth WITTKOP.2,3,4
Edward married Irene Eola MOULDS, daughter of Joseph MOULDS and Edna May CUMMINGS, on 30 June 1940 in First United Methodist Church, Dunkerton, Black Hawk County, Iowa, USA.1
Their marriage was reported in The Courier, Waterloo, Black Hawk County, Iowa, USA, on 1 July 1940.5 It read:
Dunkerton, Ia.--At 2:30 p. m. Sunday Miss Irene Eola Moulds, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Joe Moulds, Dunkerton, became the bride of Edward F. Wittkop, son of Mr. and Mrs, H. L. Wittkop, Jesup, in the Methodist church at Dunkerton. A reception in the bride's home followed the wedding. Mrs. Wittkop graduated from the School of Business of Upper Iowa university at Fayette. The couple will live on a farm near Jesup after July 1.5

Edward completed a World War II Draft Registration Card on 16 October 1940. It gave his address as Black Hawk County, Iowa, USA.4
Their 25th wedding anniversary was reported in The Courier, Waterloo, Black Hawk County, Iowa, USA, on 20 June 1965.6 It read:
Area residents celebrate anniversaries (COURIER NEWS SERVICE)
JESUP -- Observing their 25th wedding anniversary next Sunday will be Mr. and Mrs Edward Wittkop. They will have an "open house" at the Methodist Church parlors from 2 to 5 p.m. preceded by a family dinner at their home at noon. Mr. Wittkop and Miss Irene Moulds were married June 30, 1940, in the Methodist Church at Dunkerton. They have four children: Mrs. Robert Thomsen, Spring Park Lake, Minn; Jerry and Jim, both serving in the U. S. Navy at Long Beach, Calif; and Joe, at home. Mr. and Mrs. Wittkop are employed at the Mental Health Institute at Independence.6

Prior to his death, Edward lived at Jesup, Buchanan County, Iowa, USA.2
Edward died on 9 April 1997 in West Village Care Center, Independence, Buchanan County, Iowa, USA, at the age of 83.7,2
His obituary was detailed in The Gazette, Cedar Rapids, Linn County, Iowa, USA, on 10 April 1997.7 It read:
Edward F. Wittkop, died Wednesday, April 9, 1997, in West Village Care Center, Independence, after a short illness. Services: 11 a.m. Saturday, First United Methodist Church. Burial: Cedar Crest Cemetery. Friend may call after 7 tonight or anytime Friday
at White Funeral Home, Jesup, and after 10 a.m. Saturday at the church.
Survivors include his wife, Irene; a daughter, Joyce Thomsen-Glessing of Howard Lake, Minn; three sons, Jerry of Nolanville, Texas, Jim of Des Moines and Joe of Mineola, N.Y; and two sisters, La Vera Sherman of Jesup and Luene Buchan of Story City.7
His funeral service was held at the First United Methodist Church, Jesup, Buchanan County, Iowa, USA, on 12 April 1997.7
He was mentioned in his wife's obituary in The Gazette, Cedar Rapids, Linn County, Iowa, USA, on 17 November 2010.8
Edward, and his wife Irene, are buried together in Cedar Crest Cemetery, Jesup, Buchanan County, Iowa, USA.8,9

Children of Edward Fread WITTKOP and Irene Eola MOULDS

  • Jerry L. WITTKOP6
  • Jim D. WITTKOP6
  • Joe WITTKOP6
  • Joyce WITTKOP6

Sources of Information:

  1. [S5001] Website Ancestry: Iowa, Marriage Records, 1880-1945
    Name:      Irene Eola Moulds
    Gender:      Female
    Race:      White
    Age:      24
    Birth Date:      abt 1916
    Birth Place:      Dunkerton, Iowa
    Marriage Date:      30 Jun 1940
    Marriage Place:      Dunkerton, Iowa, USA
    Previous Marriages:      First
    Father:      Joseph Moulds
    Mother:      Edna Mary Moulds
    Spouse:      Edward F. Wittkop.
  2. [S5001] Website Ancestry: U.S., Social Security Death Index, 1935-2014
    Name:      Edward F. Wittkop
    Social Security Number:      484-16-9852
    Birth Date:      5 May 1913
    Issue Year:      Before 1951
    Issue State:      Iowa
    Last Residence:      50648, Jesup, Buchanan, Iowa, USA
    Death Date:      9 Apr 1997.
  3. [S5002] Website Ancestry: Year: 1920; Census Place: Dresden, Chickasaw, Iowa; Roll: T625_482; Page: 5A; Enumeration District: 51.
  4. [S5001] Website Ancestry: U.S., World War II Draft Cards Young Men, 1940-1947
    Name:      Edward Fread Wittkop
    Gender:      Male
    Race:      White
    Age:      27
    Relationship to Draftee:      Self (Head)
    Birth Date:      5 May 1913
    Birth Place:      Chickasaw, Iowa
    Residence Place:      Black Hawk, Iowa, USA
    Registration Date:      16 Oct 1940
    Registration Place:      Iowa, USA
    Employer:      Self
    Weight:      140
    Complexion:      Light
    Eye Colour:      Blue
    Hair Colour:      Brown
    Height:      5 5
    Next of Kin:      Irene Wittkop.
  5. [S5013] Website Ancestry Newspapers & Publications https://www.newspapers.com/image/359175223
    The Courier (Waterloo, Iowa), 01 Jul 1940, Mon, Page 6.
  6. [S5013] Website Ancestry Newspapers & Publications https://www.newspapers.com/image/358038032/
    The Courier (Waterloo, Iowa) 20 Jun 1965, Sun, Page 30.
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    The Gazette, Cedar Rapids, Iowa, Thursday, April 10, 1997 - Page 12.
  8. [S5013] Website Ancestry Newspapers & Publications https://www.newspapers.com/image/549132802
    The Gazette (Cedar Rapids, Iowa), 17 Nov 2010, Wed, Page 9.
  9. [S3336] Website Find A Grave: https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/137755067/…
    Irene E. Wittkop
    Birth      1917
    Death      2010 (aged 92–93)
    Burial      Cedar Crest Cemetery
    Jesup, Buchanan County, Iowa, USA
    Plot      Lot 402
    Memorial ID      137755067.