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Ida Mathilda Zastrow Langholff
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Birth: Aug. 21, 1904
Kentucky, USA
Death: Jun. 12, 2005
Fort Atkinson
Jefferson County
Wisconsin, USA

This Obituary appeared in the Daily Jefferson Union and supplied to me by Melissa Wagner from the Daily Jefferson Union
Also published in the Janesville Gazette on June 15 2005


Ida M. Langholff, 100, of Fort Atkinson, Wisconsin, died on Sunday, June 12, 2005, at Wellington Meadows in Fort Atkinson. Ida was born on Aug. 21, 1904, in Schweitzer, Ky., the daughter of William L. and Elizabeth (Mack) Zastrow. Ida attended schools in Franklin, Ky., and
Bartlett, Kan., moving to Cambridge when the family purchased a farm near there in 1921. On June 4, 1927, Ida married Clarence A. ³Cal² Langholff, at the home of her parents in Cambridge, by the Rev. Palmer Jahnke of St. Paulıs Evangelical Lutheran Church in Fort Atkinson.
Prior to her marriage, Ida worked in Milwaukee and Evanston, Ill. After her marriage, she worked at the Whitewater Raincoat Factory during World War II and then worked for W.D. Hoard & Sons Co. for 25 years, retiring in 1970. Ida was a member of St. Paulıs Evangelical Lutheran Church, and its Ladies Aid and Bible class. She also was a charter member of the local chapter of American Association of etired Persons and was instrumental, with her husband, in helping to start the local chapter. She also served on its executive board for several
years. Ida was a former member of the Lakeside Lutheran High School Auxiliary. She was a member of the American Legion Auxiliary and the Fort Atkinson Historical Society. She was a member of the Fort Atkinson Hospital Auxiliary for many years and in past years, served as a volunteer at the Bethesda Lutheran Home in Watertown and Countryside Home in Jefferson. Surviving are her husband, Clarence A. ³Cal² Langholff of Fort Atkinson; a daughter, Norma J. Mumm of Farmington Hills, Mich.; a son, Kenneth L. (Emily) Langholff of Fort Atkinson; four grandchildren, Tom (Linda) Mumm of Walled Lake, Mich., Brenda (Andy) Ruzzin of Farmington Hills, Mich., Faith Schutters of Tecumseth, Mo., and Bruce (Laura) Langholff of Watertown; seven great-grandchildren; and two great-great-grandchildren. Ida was the oldest of nine children in her family and surviving are her two sisters, Helen Armstrong of Watertown and Irma Hartman, Muncie, Ind.; and two brothers, Paul Zastrow, Cambridge, and Harold (Gerry) Zastrow of Fort Atkinson. Funeral services will be held Friday, June 17, at 11 a.m. St. Paulıs
Evangelical Lutheran Church in Fort Atkinson, with the Rev. Michael Duncan officiating. Burial will follow in Evergreen Cemetery in Fort
Atkinson. Friends may call from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. on Thursday at the Nitardy Funeral Home in Fort Atkinson and after 10 a.m. on Friday at church until the services. Those wishing to express their sympathy may wish to consider memorials to St. Paulıs Lutheran Church, Lakeside Lutheran High School, the Fort Atkinson Area Senior Citizens Center or Rainbow Hospice of Jefferson.
 
 
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 Parents:
  William Zastrow (1876 - 1953)
  Elizabeth Marie Mack Zastrow (1877 - 1952)
 
 Spouse:
  Clarence A Langholff (1907 - 2009)*
 
 Children:
  Norma Jean Langholff Mumm (1929 - 2006)*
 
 Siblings:
  Arline M L Zastrow (1903 - 1903)*
  Ida Mathilda Zastrow Langholff (1904 - 2005)
  Paul Zastrow (1919 - 2009)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Evergreen Cemetery
Fort Atkinson
Jefferson County
Wisconsin, USA
Plot: unknown
 
Created by: Barbara Parks
Record added: Jul 19, 2005
Find A Grave Memorial# 11386415
Ida Mathilda <i>Zastrow</i> Langholff
Added by: Barbara Parks
 
Ida Mathilda <i>Zastrow</i> Langholff
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