Dear Lisa, Hope you get back into this, we need all the help we can get.
found another Ernestine KELM: Helen Marten 14February 1870 Ripon, Fond Du Lac, WI Death:10 October 1956 Marriage: 17September 1887 Father: Herman Marten Mother: Augusta Ernestine KELM
Also found this obit:
Mrs. Lillie A. Manthey, age 95, of Markesan, died wednesday, March 15, 1995 at Riverdale Manor Nursing Home in Markesan. She was born on Feb. 15, 1900 in Markesan, the daughter of Herman and Minnie Radtke Kelm.On June 10, 1926 she married Amandus (Slim) Manthey in Markesan; he died on May 21, 1975 Mrs. Manthey was a lifelong member of St. John's Lutheran Church of Markesan, an organist for the church, and a floor lady at Speed Queen in Ripon for many years.She also played piano in her husband's band for many years. Survivors are two sons, Eugene (Leatrice) Manthey of Marshall and Lewis (Fay) Manthey of Watertown; and 12 great grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, four brothers, and one sister. Funeral services were held on Saturday, March 18, 1995, 11 a.m. at the Wachholz Funeral Home in Markesan with Rev. Paul Hirsch officiating.Burial was in the Markesan Cemetery.