Haas, Mathilda C 1
- Born: Mar 14, 1891, Mascoutah, St. Clair, Illinois, USA
- Marriage: Rehberger, Ralph on Apr 22, 1914
- Died: Mar 27, 1961 at age 70
- Buried: Lebanon, St. Clair, Illinois, USA
Mathilda married Ralph Rehberger, son of Andrew Rehberger and Eliza Link, on Apr 22, 1914. (Ralph Rehberger was born on Aug 7, 1889 in Mascoutah, St. Clair, Illinois, USA, died on Jun 15, 1957 and was buried in Lebanon, St. Clair, Illinois, USA.)
The Rehbergers lived on a farm south of Lebanon, formerly Route 1, now State Route 4. Omar & Doris Rehberger stilll live in the family home, finished in 1863 by Andreas Rehberger, father of Andrew, fater of Ralph, father of Omar. Edward Haas & May Yarber lived across the road from the Andrew Rehberger family & Mathilda would visit her brother Edward. That's how she met Ralph. Ralph Rehberger died in a flash flood that occurred just north of the family home. He was 67 years old & saved six lives. It was in the headlines of all St.Louis newspapers. Mathilda died of a heart attack in her sleep at the family home.