"... Wilhemina Giese born 11 Apr 1852 in Pommern and married Henry Wolf. Wilhemina died Aug 1917 in Avoca. Obit states she was survived by two brothers and one sister all of Milwaukee. No names given of siblings. :("
If you've confirmed more information since your 2004 posting there's a newer resource available with over 200 occurrences of Giese that I've indexed from Milwaukee's German language newspapers. Some of the surnames connected with Giese include Ziesemer Berg Wichtel Weiss Conrad Buss Andresen Ladewig Fischer Rusch Jaeger Arndt Bellach Benecke Biermann Birk Vollert Domke Goelzer Hensch Hoppe Jante Jaschinsky Jashinski Kaiser Miller Ruehl Piehl Zabel Ramstack Saeger Schroeder Soller.
"Milwaukee's German Newspapers; an index of death notices and related items" (1844-1950).
For more specific information contact:
Gary Rebholz, compiler/editor
Indexing Milwaukee's German newspapers continuously since 2007... helping to access our historic German-American culture.