Mary Cecilia ROONEY, daughter of John Charles ROONEY and Elizabeth SCHAEFER.
Born 20 sep 1903 Bangor, Pope County, Minnesota, died 1990 Milbank, SD, 86 or 87 years
Married 23 Jun 1934 Sedan, Pope Co, MN (-6 years married) to:
Raymond August GULCK
Born 14 Apr 1899 Grant County, Iowa, died 1 Jul 1928 Milbank, Grant, South Dakota, USA, 29 years
1. Donna Marie Cecelia GULCK
Born 23 Mar 1927 Kandiyohi County, Minnesota, USA, died sep 1962 Milbank, Grant, South Dakota, USA, 35 years
Donna and Marwood were both killed in an automobile accident. Their k ids were all put into foster homes and most of them have been marrie d and divorced two or three times.
2. Merlyn Raymond GULCK
Born 23 Apr 1929 Paynesville, Stearns, Minnesota, USA, died 23 Jun 1997 Milbank, Grant, South Dakota, USA, 68 years
Funeral services were held in Milbank, SD for Merlyn Gulck who passe d away 23 June 1997 in that city after a long illness.
Merlyn was the husband of Merle Smith Gulck whose mother was Eunice Sc ott Smith, sister of John Long Scott. He was born on 23 April 1929, th e son of Raymond and Marion Rooney Gulck and married Merle on 9 June 1 951.
Merlyn was a gifted and talented man who farmed when he wasn't startin g businesses in Milbank, all of which are still operating. A natural b uilder, he constructed his own speedboat, and, by family legend, was t he first man to water ski on Big Stone Lake.
Survivors, in addition to Merle, are his son David and wife Ruth, daug hters Cherie and husband Steve Lewis and Susan Busk and husband Randy . Also surviving are his brother Kenneth and four grandchildren: Rach el and Paul Lewis and Alex and Emily Gulck. His sister Donna precede d him in death.
3. Kenneth D GULCK
Born 20 sep 1932 Regal, Kandiyohi Co, MN, died 12 Mar 2001 Panama City, Duval, Florida, USA, 68 years