Louis Gerhardt Beisert and Minnie Marie Hohle Married on September 17, 1930 in Loebau, Texas. They were blessed with 12 children: Alvin, Marvin, Robert, Ruben, Grace, Alfred, Ernest, Gladys, Elna, Janette, Corine and Helen. Nine children are still living today. Louis and his first wife, Melita, were blessed with seven children: Freida, Eleanor, Clara, Willie, Lorene, Leona and Ester, of which three are still living. PICTURE PROVIDED BY JENNIFER DANE.