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Dolores Agnes (Jahn) Sieben

January 14, 1924 - August 29, 1986


 Dolores JahnDolores was born January 14, 1924 in Paynesville, Minnesota, daughter of Frank Jahn and Frances Hartmann. She attended elementary and high school in Paynesville and worked for Bell Telephone for a year.

Norman SiebenOn May 5, 1943, she married Norman Oswald Sieben, son of Oswald A. Sieben and Susanna M. Unger, in Paynesville. Norman was born December 18, 1918 in St. Paul. After their marriage they lived in Sauk Centre, Minnesota, for three years, then moved to Paynesville.

Dolores died August 29, 1986, in Paynesville. Norman died September 4, 1997, in St. Cloud. They are both buried in Paynesville.

Dolores and Norman had 13 children. Their first child, a girl, was stillborn on July 28, 1944. Their other children and grandchildren:

  1. Diane Frances Sieben, born July 7, 1945, in Sauk Centre, Minnesota. She was married December 10, 1966 in Roscoe, Minnesota, to Wallace Bartlett. Wally was born August 31, 1937, the son of Ralph Bartlett and Lottie Flindt. He died May 20, 2001, in Little Falls, Minnesota. Their children:

    1. Troy William Bartlett, born October 27, 1967, in St. Cloud, Minnesota. Married July 9, 1994, in North Prairie, Minnesota, to Tammy Lee Gallus, born February 22, 1969, in Little Falls, to Matthew Mike Gallus and Mary Ann Karasch.

      (1) Aaron William Bartlett, born October 9, 1997, in St. Cloud.
      (2) Megan Lee Bartlett, born October 3, 2003, in St. Cloud.

    2. Kurt Allan Bartlett, born April 26, 1969, in St. Cloud. Married March 18, 1995, in El Cajon, California, to Denise Marie Salines, born August 21, 1964 in San Diego, California, to Leon and Hortencia Salines.

      (1) Klayton Christopher Michael Bartlett, born January 5, 1996, in San Diego.
      (2) Kamyah Bartlett, born August 3, 2007, in California.

    3. Corrie Dean Bartlett, born January 13, 1971, in St. Cloud. Married August 8, 1992, in Hampton, Virginia, to Cindy Graham, born September 1, 1973, in Newport News, Virginia, to Darryl and Phyllis Graham.

      (1) David Keith Graham Bartlett, born August 28, 1993, in Newport News.

      On July 1, 2000, in Ham Lake, Minnesota, Corrie married LeAnn Marie Price, born April 26, 1964, in Minneapolis.

    4. Steven Randy Bartlett, born March 26, 1972, in St. Cloud. Married August 28, 1993, in St. Augusta, Minnesota, to Amy Meredith Aamodt, born July 24, 1972, in Minneapolis to John Paul Aamodt and Cheryl Mae Wiener.

      (1) Brett William Bartlett, born November 9, 1994, in San Bernadino, California.
      (2) Brandon Alexander Bartlett, born March 11, 1997, in St. Cloud.
      (3) Tristan Thomas Bartlett, born November 28, 2002, in Anoka, Minnesota.

      Married December 20, 2006, in St. Coud, Minnesota, to Samantha Markham.

      (4) Clinton Jackson Markham Bartlett, born January 27, 2005, in Anoka, Minnesota.

    On August 14, 1976, in Hopkins, Minnesota, Diane married Lyle Ardelle Williams, born April 30, 1936 in Lakota, South Dakota, to Arther Lewis Williams and Lena Karine Erickson.

  2. Wayne Allen Sieben, born February 16, 1947, in Paynesville. On August 7, 1971, in Waite Park, Minnesota, he married Elizabeth Ann Mohs. Betty was born August 6, 1949, in St. Cloud, to Anthony Paul Mohs and Alma Anne Buermann. Their children:

    1. Tanya Lee Sieben, born November 10, 1972, in Paynesville. Married February 17, 2007 in Las Vegas to Robert Joseph Janssen, born May 2, 1974 in Paynesville to Valerian Phillip Janssen and Veronica Theresa Koetter.

      (1) Jacob Allen Janssen, born November 14, 2007, in St. Cloud, Minnesota.

    2. Laurie Lynn Sieben, born October 16, 1974, in Paynesville. Married June 28, 1996, in Cold Spring, Minnesota, to Jason LeRoy Peterson, born August 17, 1973, in Willmar, Minnesota, to Steven LeRoy Peterson and Debra Faye Sulier.

      (1) Alexander Joseph Peterson, born September 14, 1995, in Willmar.
      (2) Nathaniel James Peterson, born September 17, 1997, in Paynesville.

    3. Carrie Jean Sieben, born May 17, 1977, in Paynesville. Married August 20, 2005, in Eden Prairie, Minnesota, to Kevin Scott Boren, son of Scott Boren and Margaret Dewane.

      (1) Emma Elizabeth Boren, born January 29, 2009, in St. Paul.

  3. Roger John Sieben, born October 1, 1948, in Paynesville. On August 1, 1973, he married Margaret Jean Stanger. Jeannie was born December 28, 1946, in St. Cloud to Clarence William Stanger and Verona Louise Siver.

    1. Nicole Holly Sieben, born April 26, 1977, in Paynesville. Married April 10, 1999, in Cold Spring to Joseph Lee Osendorf. Joe was born April 5, 1975, in Paynesville to Norbert Joseph Osendorf and Elizabeth Margaret Arceneau.

      (1) Indy Joshua Osendorf, born May 23, 2000, in Paynesville.

    2. Dustin John Sieben, born to Sandra Jeanette Leyendecker on October 28, 1991, in Paynesville.

    3. Sage Christina Sieben, born to Sandy Leyendecker on September 27, 1996, in Paynesville.

  4. Keith Norman Sieben, born April 5, 1950, in Paynesville. On August 25, 1973, in Regal, Minnesota, he married Doris Rose Keller, born October 18, 1952, in Richmond, Minnesota, to Harold Michael Keller and Mary Jane Monica Roering.

    1. Jill Marie Sieben, born May 3, 1975, in St. Cloud. Married August 22, 1998, in Rockville, Minnesota, to Nicholas Ronald Heinen. Nick was born February 28, 1975, in St. Cloud to John Benedict Heinen III and Irma Margaret Keppers.

      (1) Mitchell David Heinen, born September 24, 1997, in St. Cloud.
      (2) Brent Michael Heinen, born August 8, 1999, in St. Cloud.
      (3) Rachel Ann Heinen, born May 28, 2004, in St. Cloud.

    2. Bryan Keith Sieben, born January 25, 1978, in St. Cloud. Married August 21, 2004, in Rockville, Minnesota, to Molly Jo Meagher, born June 29, 1980, in St. Cloud, to Patrick Michael Meagher and Lorie Ann Schmidt.

    3. Brad Michael Sieben, born February 1, 1980, in St. Cloud. Married August 16, 2003, in Albany, Minnesota, to Mary Ann Schmidt, born June 25, 1982 in Albany to Ervin Donald Schmidt and Carol Ann Marie Fuchs.

      (1) Jaden Vanessa Sieben, born March 19, 2008, in St. Cloud.

    4. Kelly Ann Sieben, born October 7, 1984, in St. Cloud.

      (1) Alyssa Ann Welle, born November 11, 2008, in St. Cloud.

    5. Ashley Rose Sieben, born January 21, 1988, in St. Cloud.

  5. Terry Lee Sieben, born March 5, 1952, in Paynesville. On August 12, 1972, he married Gloria Jean Reiter, born March 22, 1950, in St. Cloud, to Andrew J. Reiter and Marian A. Eizenhoefer.

    1. Jason Lee Sieben, born February 5, 1971, in Paynesville. Married October 17, 1998, in Gonzales, Texas, to Andrea Denise Mauldin, born July 23, 1971, in Austin, Texas to Lynn Robert Mauldin and Sandra Lynn Sink.

      (1) Hannah Danae Sieben, born May 28, 2001, in Whitehouse, Texas.
      (2) Emma Elizabeth Sieben, born March 26, 2006, in Plano, Texas.
      (3) Julia Marie Sieben, born March 26, 2006, in Plano, Texas.

    2. Stacy Marie Sieben, born August 20, 1975, in Paynesville. Married June 25, 1994, in Watkins, Minnesota, to Jason Allen Kuechle, born April 4, 1973, in St. Cloud to Edwin John Kuechle and Marilyn Lorraine Bates.

      (1) Nicole Marie Kuechle, born October 17, 1991, in St. Cloud.
      (2) Luke Allen Kuechle, born May 19, 1996, in St. Cloud.
      (3) Kendra Maryli Kuechle, born September 20, 2000, in St. Cloud.

    3. Todd Michael Sieben, born May 7, 1978, in Paynesville.

    4. Casey Allen Sieben, born September 5, 1979, in Paynesville. Married April 29, 2006, in Eden Valley, Minnesota, to Rebecca Lynn Mathies, born November 13, 1979, in Litchfield, Minnesota, to Ronald August Mathies and Constance Lorraine Lies.

      (1) Emily Lorraine Sieben, born May 11, 2000, in Litchfield.
      (2) Hallie Elizabeth Sieben, born December 15, 2003, in Litchfield.
      (3) Brodie Lee Sieben, born September 17, 2008, in Litchfield.

    5. Adam Joseph Sieben, born July 25, 1983, in Paynesville.

      (1) Devyn Terry Sieben, born January 17, 2005, in LaCrosse, Wisconsin, to Natasha Anastasia Marsh.

    On February 4, 1992, in Las Vegas, Terry married Karen Louise Schwier, born March 20, 1965, in LaCrosse, Wisconsin, to Arnold Frederick Schwier and Lucille Emily Peterson.

    1. Kyler Arnie Sieben, born June 19, 1993, in La Crosse.

    On April 9, 2004, Terry was killed in a tractor accident on his farm in Wisconsin.

  6. Larry James Sieben, born February 3, 1954, in Paynesville. Married May 26, 1979, in St. Cloud, to Laura Lynn Thielen. Laurie was born in St. Cloud on November 7, 1958, to Celestine Mathias Thielen and Marcella Marie Marx.

    1. Chad Michael Sieben, born September 17, 1981, in St. Cloud. Married October 13, 2007, in Normal, Illinois, to Tara Marie Morgan, daughter of Richard and Joan Morgan.

    2. Eric Mathew Sieben, born February 23, 1984, in St. Cloud.

  7. Brian Lynn Sieben, born January 22, 1956, in Richmond, Minnesota.

  8. Craig Robert Sieben, born November 15, 1957, in Richmond. Married July 31, 1987, in Paynesville, to Deana Catherine Noll. Dede was born in St. Paul on May 27, 1962, to Leroy "PI" Joseph Noll and Barbara Joan Schaefer.

    1. Melissa Rose Sieben, born February 17, 1982, in St. Cloud. Married October 2, 2004, in Lake Henry, Minnesota, to Brandon Lee Wendlandt, born July 3, 1982, in Willmar, Minnesota, to Kip Allan Wendlant and Judith Ann Jaeger.

      (1) Trent Joseph Wendlandt, born December 15, 2003, in Paynesville.
      (2) Madison Rose Wendlandt, born October 18, 2006, in St. Cloud.

    2. Ryan Scott Sieben, born November 9, 1988, in St. Cloud.

  9. Cindy Lou Sieben, born December 14, 1959, in Richmond. Married in Honolulu, Hawaii, on September 15, 1986, to Anthony Scott Martinez, born May 6, 1965, in Montrose, Colorado, to Demis Paul Martinez and Alice Faye Dobson.

    1. Jennifer Robyn Martinez, born June 16, 1986, in Honolulu.

    2. Jocelyn Ann Martinez, born July 13, 1988, in Honolulu.

    3. Zachary Scott Martinez, born May 15, 1991, in Honolulu.

    4. Brandon Joseph Martinez, born January 28, 1993, in Grand Junction, Colorado.

    5. Jordan Marie Martinez, born October 16, 1996, in Grand Junction, Colorado.

  10. William Frank Sieben, born October 28, 1961, in Richmond. On August 19, 1988, in St. Cloud, Bill married Jill Marie Thelen, born October 10, 1963, in St. Cloud, to Rodney George Thelen and Jeanne Marietta Corcoran.

    1. Nicholas William Sieben, born June 4, 1987, in St. Cloud.

    2. Sarah Marie Sieben, born September 2, 1989, in St. Cloud.

  11. Patrick Scott Sieben, born March 6, 1964, in Richmond. Married July 30, 1988, in Kensington, Minnesota, to Lynn Audrey Torgeson, born January 25, 1966, in Alexandria, Minnesota, to Thomas Edward Torgeson and Shirley Marie Johnson.

    1. Quinn Avery Sieben, born January 25, 1994, in Edina, Minnesota.

    2. Julia Maren Sieben, born September 29, 1997, in Edina, Minnesota.

  12. Tracey Ann Sieben, born March 4, 1967, in Paynesville. Married April 12, 1996, in Paynesville, to Timothy Robert Haines. Tim was born in Paynesville on March 25, 1963, to Robert James Haines and Gloria Jean Hurd.

    1. Taylor Jahn Haines, born November 4, 2001, in St. Cloud.

    2. Tori Jean Haines, born December 9, 2003, in Minneapolis.

    3. Tanner James Haines, born December 9, 2003, in Minneapolis.

    4. Ty Robert Floyd Haines, born June 9, 2005, in St. Cloud.

Source: Eighteen Cousins, by Bert Jahn (1988); updated 2009

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