Bobbi -- did you collected the death notices in the German papers for Bertha Zinns Schmitt survived by Alois (I'm assuming this is a match)? The family also published the Danksagung as well. There are a couple of different Alois / Aloys entries in the German papers - maybe both Sr.& Jr.
"Milwaukee's German Newspapers; an index of death notices and related items" (1844-1950).
Gary Rebholz, compiler/editor
Indexing Milwaukee's German newspapers continuously since 2007... helping family researchers collect evidence of our historic German-American culture.