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Amanda Bertha May Setz

Female 1898 - 2003  (105 years)


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  • Name Amanda Bertha May Setz 
    Relationshipwith Kathleen Alice Jones-Rouse
    Born 9 Jul 1898 
    Gender Female 
    Died 7 Sep 2003  Nazareth House, Stoughton, Dane, Wisconsin, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Stories and Notes 10 Sep 2003  [1
    Wisconsin State Journal 
    Person ID I7046  Enchanted Family Tree
    Last Modified 17 Mar 2012 

    Father Louis Setz 
    Mother Anna Herman 
    Family ID F3727  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Ervine Patrick McMahon,   b. 18 Oct 1897, Doylestown, Columbia, Wisconsin, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Nov 1969, Madison, Dane County, Wisconsin, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years) 
    Married 2 Apr 1923  Columbus, Columbia, Wisconsin, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
    +1. James Patrick McMahon
    +2. John Louis McMahon
    Last Modified 14 Mar 2012 
    Family ID F3726  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 2 Apr 1923 - Columbus, Columbia, Wisconsin, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 7 Sep 2003 - Nazareth House, Stoughton, Dane, Wisconsin, United States Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S236] - Newspaper Obituarys, Wisconsin State Journal (Reliability: 3), 10 Sep 2003.
      McMahon, Amanda (Setz) Sun Prairie/Stoughton - Amanda (Setz) McMahon, age 105, passed away on Sunday, Sept. 7, 2003, at the Nazareth House, Stoughton. She was born on June 9, 1898, at the "Island" in Waterloo, Wis., the daughter of Louis and Ann a (Herman) Setz. Amanda was employed with the telephone company in Columbus, Wis., prior to her marriage to E.P. McMahon. They were united in marriage on April 2, 1923. Amanda and "Mac" had two sons, James and John. They lived most of their marr ied lives in Sun Prairie. "Mac" preceded her in death on Nov. 11, 1969. Her husband, sons, and grandchildren were the most important factors in Amanda's life. She is survived by her sons, Jim and Jack (Nancy); a sister, Esther Granberg; grandchi ldren, Michael, Allen, Patrick, Amanda Shipp, Michelle (Kevin) Koessl, Daniel (Jeane) and Catherine Jesperson; great-grandchildren, Tiffany, Kelly, Katy, Jackie and Sean McMahon, John and Jason Shipp and Kodiak Koessl; as well as numerous niece s and nephews. Besides her husband, she was preceded in death by a daughter-in-law, Audrey; brothers, William Setz, Lester Setz, Eugene Setz, and Monroe "Bud" Setz; and sisters, Lillian Groening, Lucille Cain, Alma Witas and Doris Jurkowski. Pri vate graveside services were held on Tuesday, Sept. 9, 2003, at Sacred Hearts Cemetery, Sun Prairie, with the Rev. Bart Timmerman of Sacred Hearts Catholic Church officiating. The family would like to thank the staff at Nazareth House who took s uch good care of Amanda and asks that memorials be sent to Nazareth House in Stoughton. Cress Funeral Service 1310 Emerald Terrace Sun Prairie,, (608) 837-9054