Kutzbock/Steiner – Forest Hill Cemetery – Section 10 Lot 47

August Kutzbock Jan 9, 1814 – Nov 1, 1868
  • One of Madison’s most prominent early architects designing the third Wisconsin capitol building, old city hall, as well as many homes in Mansion Hill.
  • Committed suicide by filling his pockets with rocks and walking into Lake Mendota at picnic point.
    Marie Kutzbock Jan 19, 1804 – Apr 20, 1890




  • Leopold J. Steiner Feb 19, 1833 – Sep 3, 1869
  • Cause of Death: Accidental shooting
  • Monument says "The latter (Marie Kutzbock) is the mother of Mrs. L. J. Steiner" and "erected by wife and children".