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Aaron Mathias Schield

Male 1907 - 2005  (97 years)


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  • Name Aaron Mathias Schield  [1, 2, 3
    Born 8 Oct 1907  Saukville, Ozaukee, Wisconsin Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 4
    Gender Male 
    Died 19 Feb 2005  Saukville, Ozaukee, Wisconsin Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 4
    Buried 24 Feb 2005  Holy Trinity Cemetery, Newburg, Washington, Wisconsin Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Notes 
    • Aaron M. Schield, 97, of the town of Saukville, was called by God to eternal life on Saturday, Feb. 19, 2005 at the Beechwood Rest Home where he had been a resident for the past three years.
      He was born Oct. 8, 1907 in the town of Saukville to the late John and Magdelena (nee Hesprich) Schield and married Mary Goschey on April 3, 1937 at St. Nicholas Catholic Church in Dacada.
      She passed away on April 2, 1986. Aaron was born and lived his life on the family farm where he was committed to the land and raised five children. He also worked at Kieckhafer in Cedarburg until his retirement. He took great pride in his ushering duties at Holy Trinity Catholic Church in Newburg where he was a lifelong member and also a member of the Holy Name Society. Aaron had great love for his family and enjoyed reading, driving his Cadillacs and living independently. Survivors include three daughters; 17 grandchildren; six great-grandchildren; a sister; a brother-in-law; a sister-in-law; nieces; nephews; other relatives and friends. Preceding him in death were a son, John; a daughter, Rita; and five sisters, Rosealia Grinwald, Marie Schmidt, Florence Bauer, Genevieve Bauer and Agnes Schield.
      A Mass of Christian Burial will be offered Thursday, Feb. 24 at noon at Holy Trinity Catholic Church in Newburg. Rev. Richard Cerpich, pastor of Our Lady of the Lakes in Random Lake, will be the presider, and burial will follow in Holy Trinity Cemetery. Visitation at the church only will be Thursday from 10 until 11:45 a.m., with the rosary at 11 a.m. Masses or memorials are appreciated. The Schmidt Funeral Home, West Bend, is serving the family.

      Alternate place of birth: Newburg, Washington, Wisconsin
      Ozaukee Co. Birth Rec., Vol. 12, p. 28
      St. Nich. Church Marr. Rec., p. 13, entry #3 [2, 3]
    Person ID I23086  Mindrum
    Last Modified 30 Sep 2009 

    Father John Schield,   d. Dec 
    Mother Magdelena Hesprich,   d. Dec 
    Family ID F16392  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Mary Elizabeth Goschey,   b. 12 Aug 1904, Varina, Pocahontas, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Apr 1986, West Bend, Washington, Wisconsin Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years) 
    Married 3 Apr 1937  St. Nicholas Church, Dacada, Sheboygan, Wisconsin Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    Children 
     1. Living
     2. John Schield,   b. 27 Jun 1939, Newburg, Washington, Wisconsin Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 May 2002, Washington Co., Wisconsin Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 62 years)
     3. Rita Ann Shield,   b. 11 Mar 1942, Newburg, Washington, Wisconsin Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Jun 1962  (Age 20 years)
     4. Living
     5. Living
    Last Modified 30 Sep 2009 
    Family ID F16152  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Sources 
    1. [S1998] Becky’s Genealogy Family Tree, ancestry world tree, www. ancestry.com, Becky Thill, ttg-inc@comcast.net.

    2. [S2426] Aaron M. Schield obituary, Ozaukee-Washington Daily News, 22 Feb 2005.

    3. [S4665] Jerry Janty, Our Gauche - Goschey Heritage, (Belgium, Wisconsin, 12 Sep 2009).

    4. [S16] Social Security Death Index.