Second Generation
Family of Frank Martin *** Novy (1) & ***josephine C. (Josepha) Kupka
2. Rose Elizabeth Novy . Born on 13 Sep 1885 in Iowa. Rose Elizabeth died in Gettysburg, Potter County SD, on 4 May 1938; she was 52. Buried on 6 May 1938 in Gettysburg Cemetery, Potter County SD. Born in 1886 in Iowa. Occupation: Homemaker.

*New [RELI]: Methodist
On 27 Nov 1905 when Rose Elizabeth was 20, she married William Jason Merrill , son of Henry R. Merrill & Roseana Rush, in Gettysburg, South Dakota Potter County. Born on 26 Dec 1879 in Moingonia County, Iowa. William Jason died in Gettysburg, SD, on 7 Mar 1961; he was 81. Born in 1880 in Iowa.
They had the following children:
i.
William Rush.
Born on 13 Sep 1906. William Rush died in Onida, SD, on 19 Dec 1986; he was 80.
On 22 Mar 1935 when William Rush was 28, he married Alvera S. Breitkreutz , daughter of Edward William Breitkreutz & Flora Aldina Voigt, in Agar, Sully, SD. Born on 20 Jul 1916 in Gettysburg, Potter, South Dakota-. Alvera S. died in Onida , South Dakota, on 7 Jul 1995; she was 78.
11ii.
George Harris (1908-1978)
iii.
Mabel Josephine.
Born on 7 Aug 1910. Mabel Josephine died in Minnehaha County, SD, on 23 May 1968; she was 57. Buried in Mount Pleasant Cemetery, Sioux Falls, SD.
On 24 Nov 1932 when Mabel Josephine was 22, she married Andrew Ray Kisecker (Kischer?) , son of Andrew H. Kisecker (Kischer?) & Nellie M., in Sioux Falls, SD. Born in 1907. Andrew Ray died in Minnehaha County, SD on 3 Sep 1953.
12iv.
Frank Ivan (1912-1988)
v.
Melvin Howard.
Born on 12 Mar 1914. Melvin Howard died in Pierre, SD Hughes County, on 4 Apr 1987; he was 73. Buried in Riverside Cemetery, Pierre, South Dakota.
On 22 Sep 1935 when Melvin Howard was 21, he married Dorothy Breitkreutz , daughter of Edward William Breitkreutz & Flora Aldina Voigt, in Lebanon, SD. Born on 30 Aug 1917 in Gettysburg, Potter, South Dakota-. Dorothy died in South Dakota, on 24 Jun 1982; she was 64.
vi.
Amy Marie.
Born on 9 Nov 1915 in Forrest City, SD. Amy Marie died in Alton Ill., on 26 Jan 1983; she was 67.
Amy Marie first married Charles Sherman Bryant. Born in 1907.
On 24 Dec 1948 when Amy Marie was 33, she second married Clarence A Harmon in Lebanon SD.
13vii.
Esther Ruth (1917-1977)
viii.
Lyle Sylvester.
Born on 2 Dec 1920 in Gettysburg, Potter County SD. Lyle Sylvester died in SD on 22 Oct 1969; he was 48. Buried in Sioux Falls Cemetery, Minnehaha County, SD.
Lyle Sylvester married Frances Kunert, daughter of Frank C. Kunert & Edith ?????. Born in 1926.
14ix.
Rose Elizabeth (1923-2007)
15x.
James Jason (1925-2000)
xi.
Roy.
Born on 25 May 1928 in Gettysburg, Potter County SD. Roy died in SD on 17 May 1979; he was 50. Buried in Sioux Falls Cemetery, Minnehaha County, SD. Born in 1928-1929.
On 9 Oct 1959 when Roy was 31, he married Helen Ryg , daughter of Nels Ryg & Clara Pinske, in Yankton, SD. Born on 19 May 1921 in Goodhue Co, MN. Helen died in Sioux Falls, South Dakota, on 13 Sep 2010; she was 89.
3. May Mamie Novy . Born on 20 Apr 1888 in South Dakota. May Mamie died in South Dakota, on 28 Jan 1940; she was 51. Buried on 29 Jan 1940 in Gettysburg Cemetery, Potter County SD.
On 6 Dec 1906 when May Mamie was 18, she married Edward Harrison Houck , son of Charles William Houck & Sarah A. “Sadie” Myers, in Gettysburg, Potter County SD. Born on 12 Nov 1873 in Chariton, Iowa. Edward Harrison died in Deadwood, SD, on 23 May 1960; he was 86.
They had the following children:
16i.
Irene D. (1907-1978)
17ii.
Leroy E. (1909-1980)
18iii.
Valfred (Buster) (1911-1995)
iv.
Josephine E.m..
Born on 1 May 1913. Josephine E.m. died on 4 May 1913; she was <1.
v.
Ethel May.
Born on 17 Mar 1915. Ethel May died on 20 Mar 1915; she was <1.
vi.
Lavina.
Born on 27 Feb 1918. Lavina died in Centerville, South Dakota, on 29 Oct 1996; she was 78. Buried in Woodlawn Cemetery.
4. John Martin Novy . Born on 10 Jan 1890 in Niobrara, Nebraska (Dawes County). John Martin died in Good Smaritan Center, Clear Lake, SD, on 15 May 1978; he was 88. Buried in Revillo Cemetery. Occupation: Carpenter.
On 26 Nov 1914 when John Martin was 24, he married Josephine Elinor Serbousek , daughter of Joseph Serbousek & Terezie Matyk, in Cedar Rapids, Iowa. Born on 1 Jun 1891 in Rural Swisher, Iowa. Josephine Elinor died in Good Samaritan Center, Clear Lake, SD, on 25 Jun 1979; she was 88.
They had the following children:
19i.
Ammertte Josephine (1915-1991)
20ii.
Eloise Marie (1917-2007)
21iii.
Josephine (1919-2006)
22iv.
Mary Ella (1921-)
23v.
Henry Earl (1923-1991)
24vi.
John Edward (1925-1991)
vii.
Francis Alvin “Bunny”.
Born on 13 May 1927 in Faith, South Dakota. Francis Alvin “Bunny” died on 17 Jul 2013; he was 86.
Francis Alvin “Bunny” married Betty Jean Shaw. Born in 1925.
25viii.
Alfred Martin (1928-2000)
26ix.
Elmer Anthony (1930-2010)
5. Elsie Novy . Born on 24 Mar 1891 in South Dakota. Elsie died in Kalona, Iowa, on 20 Apr 1971; she was 80. Buried in Riverside Protestant Cemetery, Iowa.
On 6 Sep 1910 when Elsie was 19, she married James J. Fisher in Gettysburg, Potter County, SD. Born on 6 Sep 1884 in Pennsylvania. James J. died in Kalona, Iowa, on 5 Feb 1954; he was 69.
They had the following children:
27i.
Frank (1912-1957)
ii.
Albert.
Born in 1913.
28iii.
Joseph W. (1918-2002)
iv.
Ada (Stillborn).
Born on 8 Aug 1921 in National Cemetery, Rock Island,. Ada died in National Cemetery, Rock Island,, on 8 Aug 1921; she was <1.
6. Josie Elizabeth *** Novy . Born on 12 Jan 1894 in Perkins, South Dakota. Josie Elizabeth *** died in Findlay, Ohio, on 31 Mar 1978; she was 84. Buried on 2 Apr 1978 in Wingston Cemetery. Buried on 3 Apr 1978 in Wingston Cemetery. Occupation: Homemaker, wonderful mother, educator, friend.

*New [RELI]: Josie E. Lobdell, 84, Route 1, Upper Sandusky, Ohio, died at 8:00a.m. Friday, March 31 1978, in Blanchard Valley Hospital, Findlay, Ohio after a short illness.
Josie was born Jan 12, 1894, in Perkins, South Dakota to Frank and Josephine (Kupka) Novy. She married Wallace A. Lobdell on Oct. 21, 1911, and he died April 17, 1962.
Survining are six sons, Austin L., Forest, Ohio, Vern A., Bluffton, Ohio, Henry C., Emmett, Michigan, Wallace A. Dearborn, Michigan, Dennis E. Barberton, Ohio, & Joe E. of Chillicothe, Ohio.
Three daughters living in Findlay, Ohio: Mrs. Edward (Mildred) Folk, Mrs. Ethel England and Mrs. Viola Pressnell. One daughter Three daughters: Mrs. Leroy (Josie) Wilcox, Bowling Green, Ohio, Mrs. William (Evelyn) Dyer, Upper Sandusky, Ohio and Mrs. Samuel (Emily) Miller of Marion, Indiana.

Mrs. Lobdell was a member of Wingston United Methodist Church, northwest of Cygnet, Ohio

Funeral services will be at 1:30 p.m. Monday in Coldren Crates Funeral Home with Reverand J. Paul Jones officiation. Burial will be in Wiingston Cemetery
On 21 Oct 1911 when Josie Elizabeth *** was 17, she married Wallace Austin (Alanson) *** Lobdell , son of Almon A.*** (Almondo) Lobdell & Permelia Amelia Potter, in Fargo, North Dakota. Born on 21 May 1885 in Cherry Valley, West Andover Ashtabula, Ohio, Sully County. Wallace Austin (Alanson) *** died in Bluffton, Ohio, on 19 Apr 1962; he was 76. Born on 21 May 1883 in W. Andover, Ashtabula County, Ohio.
They had the following children:
29i.
30ii.
31iii.
Vern Almon (Irish) (1916-1999)
32iv.
33v.
34vi.
Mildred Rose (Mid) (1921-1978)
35vii.
Emily Marie (Emmy) (1923-2005)
36viii.
Ethel May (Echo) (1925-2007)
37ix.
39xi.
40xii.
41xiii.
Joe Ee (Honey) (1935-1982)
7. Anna Antony “Annie” Novy . Born on 27 Jul 1895 in Springfield, South Dakota (Bon Homme County). Anna Antony “Annie” died in Angola, Indiana (Steuben County) buried in Fremont, IN., on 1 Oct 1972; she was 77. Born on 27 Jul 1895 in Springfield, Bon Homme, SD.
On 10 Mar 1914 when Anna Antony “Annie” was 18, she married Clarence Fred Antrup , son of Henry Daniel Antrup & Lottie E. Malone, in Gettysburg, South Dakota. Born on 27 Mar 1892 in Cadillac, Michigan (Wexford County). Clarence Fred died in Angola, Indiana, on 27 May 1962; he was 70. Born on 5 Apr 1923 in Litchfield, Michigan (Hilldale County). Clarence Fred died on 1 May 1923; he was 31. Born on 27 Mar 1892 in Caddilac, MI.
They had the following children:
i.
Violet May (Died as Infant).
Born on 1 Jan 1915 in Onida, South Dakota ( Sully County). Violet May died in Onida , South Dakota, on 3 Jan 1915; she was <1. Buried in Gettysburg Cemetery, Potter County, SD.
42ii.
Jennie Josephine (1916-1999)
43iii.
Helen Eleanor (1917-2006)
44iv.
Charles Frank (1918-1988)
45v.
Opal Ruth (1920-2008)
vi.
Clarence Fred.
Born on 5 Apr 1923 in Litchfield, Michigan (Hilldale County). Clarence Fred died in Litchfield, Michigan, on 1 May 1923; he was <1.
46vii.
Anna Belle (1924-2011)
47viii.
Lester Elwin (1926-2007)
48ix.
49x.
Edward Richard (1930-2014)
50xi.
Donna Marie (1933-)
51xii.
Shirley Dee (1938-2012)
8. Frances Novy . Born on 27 Jul 1897 in South Dakota. Frances died in South Dakota, on 3 Mar 1959; she was 61.
On 21 Nov 1917 when Frances was 20, she married Emil M. Johnson in Sully County, South Dakota. Born on 29 Sep 1888 in Chadron, Nebraska. Emil M. died in Watertown, Codington, South Dakota in Jul 1967.
They had the following children:
i.
Emil F..
Born on 4 Jul 1918 in South Dakota. Emil F. died in South Dakota, on 15 Nov 1993; he was 75.
ii.
Ruth.
Born on 9 Oct 1921 in South Dakota. Ruth died in Oacoma, South Dakota, on 22 Jan 2014; she was 92.
52iii.
Donald Martin (1923-2004)
iv.
Floyd.
Born on 27 Feb 1925 in South Dakota. Floyd died in Sioux Falls, SD, on 6 May 1999; he was 74.
Floyd married Carol ?.
v.
Alice.
Born in 1927.
vi.
Harrold.
Born in 1930.
53vii.
Merle John (1931-)
viii.
Olive.
Born in 1933.
54ix.
Joy E. (1933-2004)
55x.
xi.
Helen.
xii.
Robert.
9. Leroy Frank Novy . Born on 11 Mar 1899 in Franklin, Iowa (Lee Co.). Leroy Frank died in Sioux Falls, S. D., in Feb 1961. Buried in Woodlawn Cemetery.
On 1 Jul 1922 when Leroy Frank was 23, he married Gina A Moe , daughter of Engeborg Moe & Gina ?, in Lincoln County, SD. Born in 1900 in Minnesota. Gina A died in Minnehaha County, SD on 18 Mar 1932.
They had the following children:
i.
Darlene E..
Born in 1925.
56ii.
Edith M. (1927-1993)
iii.
Robert Dean.
Born on 4 Sep 1928 in South Dakota. Robert Dean died in Van Buren, Michigan in Sep 1986.
10. Albie Novy . Born on 30 Mar 1901 in Agar, South Dakota (Sully County). Albie died in South Dakota, on 24 Aug 1979; she was 78. Buried in -Hills of Rest Memorial Park -Sioux Falls-Minnehaha County-South Dakota,.
On 14 Jul 1919 when Albie was 18, she married George Henry Hermeling , son of Joseph Hermeling & Catherine Ebbers, in Minnehaha County, SD. Born on 15 Oct 1898 in Ashton, Iowa. George Henry died in Sioux Falls, South Dakota, on 2 Dec 1975; he was 77. Born on 15 Oct 1898 in Ashton, Iowa.
They had the following children:
57i.
Lloyd Vincent (1920-1949)
58ii.
Donald Frank (1929-2009)
59iii.
Mary Jean (1936-)
iv.
Robert.
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