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Mary M. Wollschlager
Miss Mary Wollschlager, age 90 passed away Monday, December 7, 1987 at her home.
Funeral services were held at 1:30 p.m. Friday, December 11 at St. Michael's Church. Father Robert Goblirsch and Father Anthony Plathe officiated.
Active casket bearers were Harvey Plathe, Lawrence Nole, Ray Wollschlager, Sam Skoien, Jerry Wollschlager and Gary Wollschlager. Concluding services were held at St. Michael's Cemetery, Madison.
Mary Margaret Wollschlager was born on Septermber 11, 1897 in Furstenau, Germany. When Mary was 2 1/2 years old she came to America. She attended school at St. Michael's and rural school.
Mary worked hard for many years of her life. She helped her brothers and sisters and took care of her parents. She did cooking at restaurants and also at the hospital.
Mary loved flowers and gardening and was proud of her accomplishments.
Mary was a faithful member of St. Michael's Church and as long as she was able, she attended daily Mass.
She is survived by one sister, Agnes Plathe of Madison.
She was preceded in death by her parents; five brothers, John, Frank, Alois, Bruno, and Herman; four sisters, Frances, Martha, Ann and Sister Helen. 
Wollschlager, Mary Margaret (I5573)
 
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Memorial Serices
Becker, Jody Lea -- Beatty-Bourle chapel at 1 p.m. Friday by the Rev. F. William Hilker of OUr Savior's Lutheran church. Interment: Babyland in Linwood cemetery. 
Becker, Jody Lea (I4878)
 
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MISSOULA - Dick was reunited with his beloved wife on Monday, May 10, 2010, at St. Patrick Hospital, with his family by his side.

Jerome Dixon was born in Inglewood, Calif., to Nettie and Rollo MacDougall on July 6, 1923. Because his father died when Dick was only 4 months old, his mother moved back to McVille, N.D., with a toddler and a baby.

Dick was a printer by trade and operated several small-town newspapers with his mother and stepfather. After he graduated from high school in Leeds, N.D., he went to a year of trade school in Wahpeton, N.D.

He met and married Ethel Kippley in 1944. They had 47 wonderful years together and were blessed with three daughters.

Dick and Ethel owned and operated The Terry Tribune in eastern Montana for eight years. After selling the newspaper and moving back to Missoula, he worked for the U of M Journalism Department, and later for Artcraft.

He was a survivor of 70 years of Crohn's disease, which required a great endurance and willingness to accept a severely limited diet without his favorite foods. We were all lucky to have him with us as long as we did.

Dick was very talented and a clever problem solver. He became a proficient carpenter, electrician and mechanic. He put up his own kitchen cabinets using a large car jack when he was in his 70s. He also built a six-car garage when he was 80. He could do just about anything he set his mind to. He loved old cars, company, his place in the country, and extended family gatherings. He treasured the MacDougall Clan reunions. He was an active member of the Old Car Club for many years.

He maintained a strong ethic of fairness and honesty his whole life.

Dick was preceded in death by his wife Ethel, an infant son, his parents, a son-in-law Ron Weber, and one grandaughter, Kamela Weber.

Survivors include a brother, Robert Douglas (Doug and Ingrid) in Mandeville, La.; daughters, Candyce Weber at his home, Sandra O'Rourke (John) of Vancouver, Wash., and Moira MacDougall (John Cramer) of Missoula; nine grandchildren, and two great-grandchildren.

Services will be held at 11 a.m. Friday, May 21, at St Ann Church in Bonner.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Poverello Center or to the charity of your choice.

Posted in Obituaries on Tuesday, May 18, 2010 2:00 am 
MacDougall, Jerome Dixon (I2688)
 
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Mrs. Bill Grunewald rites held Monday
Mrs. William (Cleo May) Grunewald, 63, died Friday at the Windom Area Hospital.
She had been in failing health due to diabetes for about five years and moved to the Sogge Home a few weeks ago after she began to lose her sight. Death came as the result of a stroke.
Funeral services were held Monday at the American Lutheran Church, the Rev. A. I. Kvamme and Rev. Joseph Nystuen officiating.
Music was provided by Mrs. Clayton Owen, organist, and the Gospelaires. Ushers were Leroy Besser and Noel Hoffman.
Pallbearers were Lenhart Thompson, John Berge, Jack Schaffer, Jim Donahue, Darrell Goeman and Alan Staples. Interment was in Lakeview Cemetery.
Mrs. Grunewald was born May 26, 1914 at Bingham Lake, the daughter of Edward and Achsah Fricke. She grew up in the community and was married October 29, 1932 to William Grunewald.
They made their home in Windom, where Mrs. Grunewald workded with her husband in the operation of a gravel business.
Surviving besides her husband are two daughters, Mrs. Calmer (Cynthia) Hanson and Mrs. Kenneth (Mary Lou) Walinga, both of WIndom; a son, Edward, of Windom; 10 grandchildren; a sister, Mrs. C. Martin Hanson, also of Windom.

(Clipping obtained from Cottonwood County Historical Society obituary file.) 
Fricke, Cleo (I4332)
 
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MRS. ESTILE WILSON SUCCUMBS TO CANCER
Remains of Pioneer of Amherst Are Laid to Rest in Greenwood Cemetery Near There
(By Special Correspondent)
Amherst, July 5 - The announcement of the passing away of one of Amherst's early day residents, was received here Saturday morning, when the message came that Mrs. Estile Wilson of Ashland, who had hovered between life and death for two weeks and whose death had been hourly expected was no more.
The body arrived here Sunday afternoon and was taken to the home of Richard Wilson, who is a brother-in-law of the deceased lady, accompanied by the widower, one son, Albert Wilson and wife and daughter, Victoria, and Mrs. Clara Sanders and daughter, Beulah.
Funeral services were held Monday afternoon at 1 o'clock at the M.E. church, conducted by Rev. J.J. Gelling of Parfreyville, Waupaca county. Mrs. Wilson had been ill for some time but had only been confined to her bed the past three weeks. Cause of her death was cancer of the stomach.
Sarah McLaughlin was born at Knowlton, Wis., February 14, 1857. October 18 1874, she was married to Estile Wilson, son of Mr. and Mrs. Wm. Wilson of Amherst, and for a number of years they resided here. About 35 years ago they moved to Fifield, but the past 20 years have lived at Ashland.
Three children were born to them, Mabel Newton of Morse, Wis., Albert J. Wilson of Spooner, and Clara Sanders of Ashland. She also leaves 13 grandchildren.
Besides her immediate family she has a large number of relatives here; John Van Skiver is an uncle of Mrs. Wilson's and there are several cousins besides hosts of friends who learned to love and respect her during her early life here.
She was of a modest, refined disposition and lived entirely for her home and her loved ones. Burial took place in Greenwood cemetery by the side of her mother. 
McLaughlin, Sarah Ann (I23)
 
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Mrs. Math Schnurer passed away Sunday morning at 6:15 at her home in Agram township at the age of 46 years. She suffered a stoke about ten days ago.
Mary Otremba was born at Pierz April 8, 1887 and was married to Mr. Schnurer at Pierz about 25 years ago. Surviving are the husband and the following sons and daughters: Frank, New Ulm; Adeline of Rice, and William, Reinhard, Irene, Florence, Lenona, Elmer (s/b Eleanor), and Cecelia all at home. Her mother, Mrs. Rose Otremba and two brothers, Joseph and August Otremba of Pierz and a sister, Mrs. William Kippley of Beach, N.D., also survive.
Funeral services were held Wednesday morning at St. Joseph;s church in Pierz and burial made in the church cemetery. 
Otremba, Mary Josephine (I82)
 
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Mrs. Pillatzki Dies Following Long Illness

Funeral services for Mrs. Wilbert (Beryl) Pillatzki, 54, of Revillo, were held Monday morning in the Church of the Annunciation with Fr. John McMullen officiating. Mrs. Pillatzki died Friday at St. Ann's Hospital, Watertown. She had been ill since October of 1982 with cancer.
Born Oct. 23, 1928, at Mallard, Iowa, she was the daughter of George and Madge (Alexander) Douglas. She moved to Troy witlh her parents in 1934 and attended school there. She attended Strandburg High School. In 1968 she received her GED diploma for completion of high school at Milbank.
On June 14, 1949, she married Wilbert Pillatzki at Waverly. After their marriage the couple lived at Revillo and on a farm in Adams Township, Grant County. They were the parents of six children.
Mrs. Pillatzki was a member of the Annunciation Church of Revillo. She was baptized and confirmed in the Catholic faith in the Annunciation Church. A member of the church's Altar Society, she was also a member of the Grant County ARC.
Surviving are her husband, Wilbert; three daughters, Mrs. Mary Ann Hall, Brookings, Mrs. Dennis (Susan) Ebbers, Watertown, and Mrs. Charles (Diane) Hall, Hattiesburg, Miss.; three sons, Wilbert, Jr., LaBolt, Clarence W., Watertown, and Stephen J., Revillo; 10 grandchildren; and two sisters, Mrs. Reuben (Charlotte) Koustrup, Watertown, and Mrs. Homer (Delores) Lehman, Afton, Wis. She was preceded in death by her parents, four brothers and one sister.
The pallbearers were Terry Brandenburg, Lawrence Pillatzki, Donald Pillatzki, Steven Koustrup, David Washburn, and Bruce Douglas. Burial was in St. James Catholic Cemetery, Nassau, Minn. The Mundwiler Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.
A scripture and rosary service was held at the Annunciation Church Sunday evening. 
Douglas, Beryl Ruth (I6585)
 
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Mrs. William G. Ullrich, 80, lifelong Janesville resident, died this morning in her home at 509 E. Milwaukee St.
Veronica Templin was born her Nov. 10, 1888, and was married in St. Mary Catholic church Nov. 7, 1906. She was a memberof St. Mary's Church. Her husband preceased her.
Surviving are four sons, Frank, Orient,S.D., Edward, Beloit, William, Harvard, Ill., and Harry, Janesville: six daughters, Mrs. Mary Singletary and Mrs. Ross Michael, both of Janesville, Mrs. Elwin Ridge, Whitewater, Mrs. Herman Yahnke, Edgerton, Mrs. Joseph Staver, Harvard; 38 grandchildren; 58 great-grandchildren; a sister Mrs. Henry Urbanowski, Janesville.
Services will be Monday at 9:30 a.m. in Whitcomb Funeral Home and at 10 in St. Mary Church, with burial in Mt. Olivet Cemetery. Friends may call Sunday afternoon and evening at the funeral home where the Rosary will be recited at 8 p.m. Sunday.

Janesville Daily GAzette- Friday, Nov. 22, 1968. 
Templin, Veronica (I9537)
 
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Mrs. Wollschlager Dead; Last Rites At St. Michael Church
Mrs. Mathilda Wollschlager, widow of the late Theodor Wollschlager, passed away at her home in this city Thursday evening, February 7, following and illness of several weeks. She suffered an apopletic stroke in January and from this she never recovered.
Mathilda Wollschlager was born in the eastern part of Germany on the 5th day of April 1861, and was at the time of her death nearly 74 years old. She was united in marriage to Theodor Wollschlager in 1878 and in 1900 they came from Germany to this country and located in Big Stone, South Dakota, where they lived until 1915, when they moved to Madison, which has been the family home since. Her husband preceded her in death on the 23rd of March 1923.
Thirteen children were born to them, two of whom died in infancy. Herman, the youngest son, died two years ago. The surviving children are Frances (Mrs. August Tasto), Martha (Mrs. August Nitz), of Big Stone, SD., John, living south of Madison, Frank, of Van Hook, N.D., Alois of near Rosen, Bruno, of Reville, S.D., Annie (Mrs. Otto Nester), of Detroit Lakes, Minn., Mary, at home, Agnes (Mrs.A.J. Plathe) of Bellingham, Helen (Sister Pancreatia) in convent at Mankato, the two last named being twins. They also had 44 grandchildren and eight great grandchildren.
Funeral services were held in St. Michael's Catholic church Monday morning and were attended by a large number of sorrowing relatives and friends.mass was in charge of Father Karl Wohlfohrt. The following served as pallbearers: William Elsen, Gerhard Herriges, Ernest Hammes, John Bormann, Mike Bormann and Charles Siebenand. 
Voelz, Mathilda (I5552)
 
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Name and complete address of nearest relative or friend in country whence alien came: Gd Father Mr Hudel Mitahy Byhnice Moravia Czechoslovakia 
Gajdosik, Celestine A. (I9761)
 
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Name: Martin Sikozinsky (Shikenjansky)
Departure Date: 4 Apr 1883 Destination: New York
Estimated birth year: abt 1850 Age Year: 33 Gender: mannlich (Male)
Family: Household members
Residence: Koselitz, Preußen (Germany)
Occupation: Arbeiter

Ship Name: Polaria Captain: Haberlandt Shipping line: Edward Carr
Ship Type: Dampfschiff Accommodation: ohne Angabe Ship Flag: Deutschland
Port of Departure: Hamburg
Port of Arrival: New York

Volume: 373-7 I, VIII A 1 Band 048 A Page: 389 Microfilm Roll Number: K_1729 
Pietruszewski, Rosalia (I9290)
 
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Name:«tab»Stephen C Burk
Issue Date: 22 May 1829
Acres: 80 Meridian: 2nd PM State: Indiana County: Putnam Township: 15-N Range: 5-W Section: 10
Accession Number:«tab»IN1010__.405 Land Office: Crawfordsville
Authority: April 24, 1820: Sale-Cash Entry (3 Stat. 566) Document Number: 7462 
Burk, Stephen C. (I10282)
 
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Name:«tab»Stephen C Burk
Issue Date: 22 May 1829
Acres: 80 Meridian: 2nd PM State: Indiana County: Putnam Township: 15-N Range: 5-W Section: 9
Accession Number:«tab»IN1020__.365 Land Office: Crawfordsville
Authority: April 24, 1820: Sale-Cash Entry (3 Stat. 566) Document Number: 7929 
Burk, Stephen C. (I10282)
 
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Neil A. Radke, 45, Makinen, died Friday, March 4, 1993, in Virginia Regional Medical Center. He was born in Bigfork and grew up and attended school in Park Rapids. He attended college in Mayville, N.D., and St. Paul. He lived in Minneapolis before moving to Makinen. He was a team leader of Dike Services with USX Corp. He was a member of the Makinen Fire Department, Cotton Baseball League as coach, Cotton PTA, Cotton Band Boosters and the Cotton Boy Scouts. Survivors include his wife, Shirley of Makinen; three daughters, Annette Wilton of Brookston, Shannon Radke of Cloquet and Heather Radke of Makinen; a son, Justin of Makinen; his mother, Randalyn Radke of Champlin, Minn., two brothers, L. James of Champlin and Eric of Hampton, Minn.; two sisters, Alice Lynn Jackson of Champlin and Ella Jean Radke of Koloa, Hawaii; and two granddaughters. Visitation will be from 6 to 8 p.m. today at Range Funeral Home in Virginia and will continue from 9 until the 10 a.m. services Monday at the funeral home. Burial will be in the Makinen Cemetery. 
Radke, Neil Alan (I49)
 
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Obituaries
Earl Berner
Visitation for Earl F. Berner, 76 of Kankakee, will be from 4 to 8 p.m. Wednesday at Clancy-Gernon Furneral Home, Bourbonnais.
Services will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday at the funeral home. The Rev. Randy Van Fossan will officiate.
Burial will be in Kankakee Memorial Gardens.
Memorials may be made for family wishes.
Mr. Berner died Sunday (Jan. 29, 1995) at Riverside Medical Center, following an extended illness.
He was born Dec. 20, 1918, in Rock City, Iowa, the son of William and Pearl Berner.
Surviving are his wife, the former Viola Jones, whom he married Mach 1, 1938; two daughters and on son-in-law, Thelma Peters of Bradley and Shirley and Marshall Miller of Sun City, Ariz.; one daughter-in-law, Lillian Berner of Tomah, Wis.; six grandchildren; 11 great-grandchildren; two sisters, Dorothy Mannuel of Bourbonnais and Elma Buchan of Sacramento, Calif.
A son, Larry, and one brother are deceased.
Mr. Brenner was a retired auto mechanic. He performed small engine repair and enjoyed working on CB radios.
He was a member fo Grace Community United Methodist Church. 
Berner, Earl Fredrich (I5894)
 
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Page 25 Lincoln Av - 910 Neitis Matthew
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Neitits, Mathew J. (I2949)
 
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Neitits, Mathew J. (I2949)
 
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Deaths And Funerals
John H. Radke
North Augusta -- John H. Radke died Friday, July 22, 1988, in University Hospital, Augusta.
Mr. Radke, 67, resided at 712 Stanton Drive.
The funeral will take place at 3 p.m. tomorrow in St. John's United Methodist Church, Augusta, with the Revs. William G. Edwards, Ralph Devereaux and Scobie Branson officiating. Burial, with Masonic Rites, is to be in Pineview Memorial Gardens.
Mr. Radke was a native of Scott County and lived in North Augusta 35 years. He was Navy veteran of World War II. He was a senior chemist for Du Pont. He was a member of St. John's Methodist Church. He was a 33rd Degree Scottish Rite Mason and a member of Acacia Masonic Lodge.
Surviving are his widow, Caryl M. Radke; two daughters, Janice R. Covar and Julie R. Seals, North Augusta; a sister, Ruth R. Bartholow, St. Louis Park, Minn.; and a brother, Dr. Robert Radke, Milan, Minn.
Pallbearers are to be John Eckenroth, Jim Paschal, Charles Bailey, Charles Casey, Earl Blakely and Joe Barrs.
Honorary pallbearers are to be members of Acacia Masonic Lodge and other Masons.
Memorials may be made to Scottish Rite Children's Hospital, Jernigan Oncology Unit of University Hospital, Augusta, or to St. John's United Methodist Church.
The family will receive friends from 7 to 9 tonight at Posey's Funeral Home, North Augusta. 
Radke, John Henry (I2768)
 
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Deaths And Funerals
John H. Radke
North Augusta-- The funeral for John H. Radke will take place at 3 p.m. today in St. John's United Methodist Church, Augusta.
The Revs. William G. Edwards, Ralph Devereaux and Scobie Branson are to officiate. Burial, with Masonic Rites, is to be in Pineview Memorial Gardens.
Mr. Radke, 67, who resided at 712 Stanton Drive, died Friday, July 22, 1988.
Memorials may be made to Scottish Rite Children's Hospital, Jernigan Oncology Unit of University Hospital, Augusta, or to St. John's United Methodist Church. 
Radke, John Henry (I2768)
 
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Pearl M. Brugger of Bloomingdale
Services for Pearl M. Brugger (nee Anderson), formerly of Fountain City, Wis., will be held at 7 p.m. today, at Salerno's Rosedale Chapels, 450 W. Lake St. (3/4 mile west of Bloomingdale/Roselle Road), Roselle. Private burial will be in Winona, Minn.
She was the beloved wife of the late Robert F.; devoted mother of Jean Corbeil Slivka and Frances (Philip Lynch) Goodwin; fond grandmother of William R. (Eileen) and Joseph Goodwin, Patricia (Dino) Marino, Gerald (Janice) Corbeil and Donna (Gerry) Kuffel; and great-grandmother of eight.
Visitation will be from 3 to 9 p.m. today, at the funeral chapel.
Please omit flowers.
For information, (630) 889-1700.
Edition: Cook/DuPage/Fox Valley/Lake/McHenry
Page: 10
Copyright (c) 2000 Daily Herald (Arlington Heights, IL) 
Anderson, Pearl Mae (I8868)
 
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RITES YESTERDAY
Services for Mrs. Marie Radke, 85, who died at a local hospital Monday, May 3, as a result of cerebral thrombosis, were held from Klein's Mortuary at 2 p.m. yesterday (Wednesday) Rev. Herbert Dustafson, Pastor of Trinity Lutheran church, conducted the service and burial was in Green Hill cemetery. Pallbearers were Fred Palmer, Oscar Swanlind, Hilding Bonderson, Chris Keltgen, Rudy Heyn and Melvin Nygard. Mrs. Radke had made her home in this community for more than 30 years. She was twice married, one of her husbands being the late William Boethin. She is survived by two sons and two daughters, one of whom is Mrs. Art Harris of this city. She also leaves one sister. 
Graf, Maria L. (I1100)
 
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Roy Eggers
Roy Eggers of Bingham Lake collapsed at his home Nov. 21 while changing car tires and died before help could reach him. He was 80 years old.
Funeral services were held in Windom Saturday at the Hanson-Witt Funeral Chapel. Rev. Dale Wordelman officiated. Music was provided by organist Mrs. Homer Basinger and vocalist Elaine Hunter.
Services were also held Saturday at the United Methodist Church in Harrisburg, S.D. with Rev. Henry Kor officiating.
Casket bearers were Terry and Tom Eggers, Jim, Jeff and Joe Hagemeyer and Kevin Ludens.
Interment followed at the Trinity Lutheran Cemetery in Tea, S.D.
Roy Peter Eggers was born at Traer, Iowa on Feb. 27, 1899. He was the son of HEnry and Catherine Eggers. He grew up near Traser and attended rural schools there.
He moved to South Dakota where he began working at age 21.
Oct 17, 1924 he married Cora Buus at Sioux Falls, S.D. They became the parents of two sons and two daughters.
Eggers worked at the Morrell Meat Packing Plant in Sioux Falls for a number of years and later he and his wife built and operated a nursing home at Lennox, S.D. His wife passed away in 1965.
On March 6, 1973, he married Helen Davids at the United Methodist Church in Windom. Following their marriage they lived at Bingham Lake, where Helen had been making their home.
Roy was a member of the Windom United Methodist Church and the Senior Citizens. He was an avid gardenera and also enjoyed fishing.
He was preceded in death by his parents, his first wife, son son, Keith, three brothers and two sisters.
Those who survive include: his wife, Helen of Bingham Lake; one son, Claxon Eggers of Berthoud, Colo.; two daughters, Mrs. Dorma Catle of Mr. Clemens, Mich. and Mrs. Albert (Patty Ann) Hagemeyer of Tea, S.D.; 12 grandchildren; 11 great-grandchildren; two step-children, Darwin Davids of Portland, Ore. and Mrs. Donna Lundeen of Minneapolis; on e brother, Arnold and one sister, Augusta.

(Clipping obtained from the Cottonwood County Historical Society Obituary file.) 
Eggers, Roy Peter (I5788)
 
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Roy McKinney Sr., 90, Brimson, died Sunday in the Virginia hospital. He is survived by his wife, Florence; two sons, Roy and Harry, Brimson; two daughters, Mrs. Robert Johnson, St. Paul, and Mrs. Howard Johnson, Embarrass; eight grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. Services will be at 1 p.m. Thursday in the Johnson-Patterson Funeral Home, Two Harbors. 
McKinney, Roy Sr. (I4)
 
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Roy McKinney, 63, Brimson, died Monday, Feb. 23, 1987, in his home. He was born in Duluth and lived in Brimson most of his life. He retired in 1982 as a maintenance supervisor after 40 years with the Duluth Missabe and Iron Range Railway. He was Bassett Township supervisor for more than 20 years and was a member of Bassett Congregational Church. He was Army Air Forces veteran of World War II. He is survived by his wife, Geraldine; a son, Duane of Andrews Air Force Base, Washington, D.C.; a daughter, Darlene Maki of Minneapolis; a brother, Harry of Brimson; two sisters, Leota Johnson of St. Paul and Madelia Johnson of Embarrass; and four grandsons. Visitation will be from 5 to 8 p.m. today in the Svendsen-Johnson Funeral Home, Two Harbors. Services will be at 1 p.m. Thursday in Bethlehem Lutheran Church, Two Harbors. Burial will be in Bassett Township Cemetery. 
McKinney, Roy Jr. (I40)
 
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STATE OF ILLINOIS, WINNEBAGO COUNTY, SS. IN THE PROBATE COURT OF WINNEBAGO COUNTY, ILLINOIS, IN THE MATTER OF THE PETITION FOR PROBATE OF FOREIGN WILL OF PETER NEITITS, DECEASED, AND FOR ISSUANCE OF LETTERS OF ADMINISTRATION WITH WILL ANNEXED.
Public notice is hereby given that a petition has been filed in the Probate Court of Winnebago County, Illinois, stating that Peter Neitits of Beloit, Rock County, Wisconsin died leaving a will and owning real estate located in the State of Illinois.
The said deceased left him surviving Mathew Neitits, a/k/a Neititus; Anthony Neitits, a/k/ Neititus or unknown heirs or devisees of Anthony Neitits, a/k/a Neititus; Joseph Bellskus or unknown heirs and devisees of Joseph Bellskus; Margaret Peters; Mary H. Beecher; unknown heirs and devisees of Mathew Bellskus; and unknown heirs at law, if any, If living, whose names and addresses are unknown, as his sole heirs at law, and George McMahan, Alvin Christensen, Betty Christensen, Charles Clark and David Clark as devisees and legatees who have or may have some interest in said Illinois real estate. Said petition has been filed by Robert C. Bourland, Public Administrator, praying that said foreign will be admitted to probate and for issuances of letters of administration with will annexed.
Notice is hereby given to the above named person and unknown heirs, if any, and all whom it may concern, that a hearing will be had on said petition by said Probate Court; in the room usually occupied by said Court, in the Court House in the City of Rockford, Winnebago County, Illnois, on the 25th day of September, 1962, at the hour of 10:00 o'clock A.M., D.S.T. or as soon thereafter as the matter can be heard, at which time and place you are notified to be present, if you so desire.
August 21, 1962.
/S/ Bess E. Clifford, Clerk of the Probate Court of Winnebago County.
Brown, Connolly and Paddock
304 First National Bank Building
Rockford, Illinois
Attorneys for the Petitioner
R-R Aug. 25; Sept. 7, 8. 
Neitits, Peter Joseph (I2948)
 
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Steinocher - Becker
Mr. and Mrs. John Steinocher, 401 Larick Drive, Marion, announce the engagement of their daughter, Lisa Ann, to Terry James Becker, son of Wayne Becker, La Russell, Mo., and Mrs. Darrell Rinehart, Cedar Rapids.
A June & wedding is planned at St. Pius X Catholic Church. 
Family F1694
 
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U.S. World War II Army Enlistment Records, 1938-1946
Name: Abraham L Grunewald Birth Year: 1915
State of Residence: Minnesota County or City: Jackson«tab»
Enlistment Date: 3 Feb 1945 Enlistment State: Minnesota Enlistment City: Fort Snelling 
Grunewald, Abraham L. (I6038)
 
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United States of America, State of Minnesota, County of St. Louis SS. District Court, Eleventh Judicial District.

Elling Ellingson personally appeared before the subscriber, the Clerk of the District Court of the County of St. Louis, Eleventh Judicial District, for said State of Minnesota, being a Court of Record, and made oath that he was born in Norway on and about the year eighteen hundred and Fifty nine, that he emigrated to the United States, and landed at the port of New York on or about the month of May in the year eighteen hundred and Eighty eight; That it is his bona fide intention to become a Citizen of the United States, and to renounce forever all allegiance and fidelity to any foreign Prince, Potentate, State or Sovereignty whatever, and particularly to the King of Norway, whereof he is a subject. (signed) Elling Ellingson Subscribed and sworn to this 1st day of Nov A.D. 1892 SE Peachey Deputy Clerk 
Ellingsen, Elling (I10614)
 
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Vincent John Pillatzki
Funeral services were held Wednesday, October 15, 1980 at St. James Catholic Church, Dawson, for Vincent John Pillatzki of Dawson, who passed away after a month's illness on Sunday morning from a stroke and other complications. He was fifty-seven years old.
Vince was born on July 5, 1923 to Paul and Clara Pillatzki at home on the family farm near Nassau, Minnesota. He helped with farming and did construction work with his dad in rural Nassau, Bellingham, and Ortonville.
On December 15, 1944 he entered into the Army branch of the Armerd Services. He was in Japan and the Phillipines during World War II. After his overseas tour of duty he did some recruiting in California until he was discharged in March 1947. He then moved back to Minnesota.
On November 4, 1947 he was married to the former Della Smogard. They lived in Montevideo during the first years of their marriage wehre Vince was engaged in the construction business. They moved to Dawson in 1951 where Vince started his own construction business most notably building the Johnson Memorial Nursing Home.
Vince and Della had six children: Betty (Mrs. Donald Jensen), Paul, Donna (Mrs. Douglas Hermanson), David, Rose and Jason. All of their children live in Dawson with the exception of Rose who is attending college at St. Catherine's in St. Paul.
Vince is survived by his wife, Della, who is living at home; daughters Betty, Donna, and Rose; and sons Paul, David and Jason. He had three grandsons, Leon Jenson and Ryan and Joshua Pillatzki. Vince also had three brothers and four sisters: Bernard Pillatzki of Bellingham, MN, Luverne Pillatzki of Nassau, MN, Ralph Pillatzki of East Grand Forks, MN, Mrs. Ed (Catherine) Karels of Ortonville, MN, Mrs. Ralph (Francis) Roggenbuck of Madison, MN, Mrs. Robert (Mary) Nathes of St. Cloud, MN, and Mrs. Dennis (Margaret) Evenson of San Diego, California.
He was preceded in death by both his parents.
He was a member of St. James Catholic Church of Dawson, the American Legion and the Veterans of Foreign Wars.
Funeral services were conducted by Father Bernard Steiner and Father Johnston of the Rosen and Nassau parishes. Organist was Mrs. Gerald Roggenbuck. Pall bearers were Ed Plate, Clifford Plate, Marold Baker, O.M. Hegre, Oren Vellekson, and Dennis Schueller. Honorary pall bearers were all friends and relatives who attended the funeral. Interment was in the St. James Catholic Cemetery.
Vince was a man who firmly believed in the adage, "If you're going to do a thing -- do it right". This principle earned him much respect in the community as a trustworthy and honest... ( copy of obituary is cut off) 
Pillatzki, Vincent John (I5649)
 
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Walter Erwin Milberger
Walter Erwin Milberger, 90, of Brookston, Minn., passed away Friday, May 13, 2011, in Moose Lake, Minn. He was born May 21, 1920, in Cloquet, Minn., to William and Grace Milberger. Walter had worked for Diamond Match Company, Potlatch Corporation and also owned the Milberger Group Home in Brookston. He was a member of the AFL-CIO and had served as union vice-president.

Walter was preceded in death by his parents; his wife, Betty; and four children, James, Patricia Lanhart, Walter Jr. and Russell.

He is survived by one son, Richard (Maureen) Milberger of Brookston; two daughters, Grace (George) Wagner of Saginaw, Minn., and Kathy (Donald) Wilton of Brookston; two brothers, Robert (Betty Lou) Milberger of Cloquet and Fred (Lillian) Rogers of Arizona; 24 grandchildren, 36 great-grandchildren and 17 great-great-grandchildren; and numerous nieces and nephews.

Visitation will be held Monday, May 16, from 1 p.m. until the 2 p.m. memorial service at Nelson Funeral Care, 1004 Cloquet Ave., Cloquet, followed by a luncheon at the Arrowhead Town Hall.

Arrangements by Nelson Funeral Care, Cloquet, 218-879-3225. 
Milberger, Walter Irwin (I1407)
 
81
William G. Ullrich, 73, 333 N High St., former Rock County Highway Department employe and a Janesville resident since childhood, died in St. Clare Hospital, Monroe, at 10:45 p.m. Monday. He had been in failing health for 13 months.
After working for the highway department he was employed for 15 years at the Beloit Iron Works, retiring in 1952. He was a member of St. Williams parish.
Born in Znsilz, Germany Oct. 28, 1888 he was the son of Henry and Caroline Bobzien Ullrich. He married Veronica Templin Nov. &, 1907 in St. Mary's Church, the Rev. W.A. Goebel officiating.
Surviving are his wife; five sons, Frank, of Orient, S.D., Edward, of Beloit, William, of Harvard,Ill., Harry and Donald Ullrich, both of Janesville; six daughters, Mrs. Mary Singletary, Beloit, Mrs. Eleanor Staver, Harvard, Mrs. Gertrude Ridge, Whitewater, Mrs. Dorothy Olson, Milton Junction, Mrs. Helen Michael and Mrs. Agnes Yahnke, both of Janesville; 36 grandchildren; 31 great-grandchildren; a brother Fred Kleinsmith, Evansville; and five sisters, Mrs. Grace Harten, Evansville, Mmes. Bert Campbell, Margaret Gebhardt, Eleanor Banks and Helen Satness, all of Beloit. A daughter Mrs. Clara Gehri preceded him in death.
Services will be held at 8:30 a.m. Thursday in the Whitcomb Funeral Home and at 9 o'clock in St. Williams Church. Burial will be in Mt. Olivet Cemetery. Friends may call at the funeral home Wednesday afternoon and evening the Rosary service to be at 8 o'clock.

Janesville Daily Gazette, Tuesday, July 17,1962. 
Ullrich, William George (I9546)
 
82
WIlliam Graf, Lewisville, Dies
Lives in Lewisville 14 Years - Wife and Six Children Survive
William Graff, 75, pioneer of the Lewisville community died at his home at Lewisville at 10:10 a. m. Friday following a long illness from infirmities of age.
Mr. Graff had lived in Lewisville for the past 14 years, following his retirement from his farm north of Lewisville.
He is survived by his wife and the following six children: Mrs. John Peitsch, Truman; Mrs. Gust Lehmpuhul, Good Thunder; Carl Graff, Lewisville; Mrs. Fred Kettner, Jr., Truman; Rudy and Harry Graff, Lewisville.
He also leaves a brother, Otto of Fairmont, and three sister, Mrs. Augusta Boelter, Amboy; Mrs. August Urban, Truman, and Mrs. M. Boethin, St. Peter.
Services were held Monday at 1:30 p. m. at the home and 2 p. m. at the Lutheran church in Lewisville, the Rev. W. C. Rumich officiating. Burial was in the _ieldon cemetery. The pallbearers were Rudy Graf, Harry Graf, Carl Graf, John Pietsch of Truman, Fred Kettner and Gus Lempohl of Good Thunder - Fairmont Sentinel.
William Julius Graf was born on October 24, 1866, in Grobawo Province Posen, Germany. He was confirmed in the year of 1881. In 1884 he immigrated to America and settled at Willow Creek where he was united in marriage to Bertha Seeman on September 25, 1892. This marriage ceremony was performed by Pastor E. G. Stark of Willow Creek. This union was blessed with ten children of which four daughters have preceded their father in death. In 1895 the family moved to their farm home north of Lewisville where they resided for thirty-three years. On October 1st, 1928 Mr. and Mrs. Graf retired and made their home in the village of Lewisville where they resided until his demise. For the past seven years Mr. Graf has been failing in health. He was a very faithful church member and active in civic affairs. 
Graf, William Julius (I5078)
 
83
William M. "Shorty" Milberger, 87, of Cloquet, died July 2, 2011, in The Lighthouse of Cloquet.

He was born June 23, 1924, to Frank and Hannah Milberger. He was a World War II veteran serving in India driving trucks from India to China on the Burma Road. Shorty married Lorraine Guyard on July 10, 1948, in Cloquet.

Shorty was employed by Northwest Paper/Potlatch Corporation most of his life. He was a member of the Potlatch Quarter Century Club, Paper Workers Local 97 and Firemen & Oilers Local 939. He attended and was a member of Cloquet Gospel Tabernacle.

In his earlier years, Shorty spent a lot of time at his sister and brother-in-law's farm helping out haying and tending the farm. He enjoyed spending time at the cabin at Big Lake and spent many hours improving the property.

Shorty liked collecting coins, board games, playing cards, puzzles, horseshoes and especially origami. He loved spending time with his grandchildren and great-grandchildren, his "Little Rascals". You could always find him tinkering in his garage. After his retirement, he especially enjoyed spending time with his brother, Vernie, and his sister, Mary.

He was preceded in death by his parents; wife Lorraine; brothers Gordon and Harry L. Milberger; and two great-granddaughters, Chelie Clark and Gabrielle Libson.

Shorty is survived by two daughters, Kay (Bill) Ross of Vancouver, Wash., and Nancy Anderson of Cloquet; three grandchildren, Cary (David) Libson of Brooklyn Park, Minn., Amber (Bernie) Despot of Carlton and Jeremy Kantonen of Cloquet; six great-grandchildren, Braxten and Kolten Clark of Brooklyn Park, Payten Libson of Brooklyn Park, Brianna and Alex Despot of Carlton and Noah Myers of Cloquet; two sisters, Muriel Johnson of Carlton and Mary Warner of Cloquet; two sisters-in-law, Gladys Milberger and Mardel Milberger; and many nieces and nephews.

VISITATION: 2:30 until the 3:30 p.m. memorial service, Wednesday, July 13, 2011, in Atkins-Northland Funeral Home, 801 14th St., Cloquet. Inurnment will follow at Maple Grove Cemetery. To leave an online tribute, see www.atkinsnorthlandfuneralhome.com. 
Milberger, William M. (I10744)
 
84
WOLLSCHLAGER, MATHILDA
Date of Birth: na
Place of Birth: na
Mother Maiden Name: na
certid# 1935-MN-007119
Date of Death: 07 Feb 1935
County of Death: LAC QUI PARLE 
Voelz, Mathilda (I5552)
 
85
WRIGHT-Gordon Kennedy Wright, prominent Los Angeles attorney, passed away Sunday, September 26, 2004 at Huntington Memorial Hospital at the age of 84 years old from declining health associated with his advanced age. Wright was born in Webster Groves, a suburb of St. Louis, Missouri, on February 19, 1920. Wright graduated from Webster Groves High School in 1937, and moved to California to attend the University of Southern California. Wright was a member of the Stud ent Council on Religion, the Committee for Foreign Students, the Varsity Debate Team, Phi Eta Sigma, the Blackstonian Society, Delta Sigma Rho, and Alpha Eta Rho. Wright ran a colorful campaign for President of the University Student Body in his Senior year. A member of Phi Beta Kappa, Wright received his A.B. degree Magna Cum Laude in 1941. Gordon Wright had a distinguished career in the United States Navy during World War II. Wright served as an Officer on destroyers in the Pacific, twice surviving the sinking of his ship, and participated in the naval engagements at Midway, the defense and capture of Guadalcanal, the Battle of Sant Cruz, New Guinea, the Bismarck Archipelago, Munda Air Field, New Georgia, and the Coral Sea, among other engagements. Ultimately a Lieutenant Commander, Wright received several commendations and the Legion of Merit along with 15 battle stars. Following World War II Wright attended Law School at the University of Southern California, obtaining his J.D. degree in 1948. He re mained active in Law School alumni affairs for many years, and served as a member of the Board of Trustees of the Law School. Wright enjoyed a long and distinguished legal career here in Los Angeles County. He joined the firm of Lillick, Geary, McHose & Roethke in 1949, becoming a partner of the firm in 1956. Wright remained a partner in the firm, which ultimately became known as Lillick, McHose & Charles. Lillick merged with Pillsbury, Madison & Sutro in 1990. The firm is now known as Pillsbury Winthrop . For many decades, Wright actively participated and tried many significant cases until his retirement in 2002. His State Bar activities included membership on the Federal Practice Committee 1955-56; Committee on Banks and Land Title Companies 1959-65; Local Administrative Committee 17, 1960-61, Chairman 1962; Local Administrative Committee 1963-65; Committee on Unauthorized Practice of Law 1963-65; and Executive Committee, Conference of Delegates of the State Bar of California, Chairman 1967-68. Wright was elected to and served as a member of the State Bar Board of Governors, and served as a Vice-President of the State Bar in 1970-71. In addition to his work with the California State Bar, Wright was active for many years in the Los Angeles County Bar Association, serving as Chairman of the Junior Barristers in 1952; a Delegate to the Conference of State Bar Delegates, 1953-63; Chairman of the Delegation, 1957; and Trustee of the Association, 1961-63. Additionally, Wright was a member of the American Bar Association, the Maritime Law Association, the American College of Trial Lawyers, Legion Lex of the University of Southern California, Phi Delta Phi and Chancery Club. Practicing for over 50 years in the State and Federal Courts, and admitted to practice before the United Staes Supreme Court, Wright had extraordinary trial skills and served as a mentor to several generations of the Lillick firm's leading litigators. While treasured as a valued friend to all who were privileged to work with him, W right also enlarged the lives of those he knew beyond the legal community. He was known as a man of great humor, always ready with a story and a song. An amazing presence, an inimitable raconteur, a prolific golfer and bridge player, Wright instructed several generations in the art of reason and argument in everyday conversation, while always retaining and sharing a tremendous warmth and humor. Wright was happily married for over 40 years to Frances Willis of Redlands, California, who passed in 1992. A long-time resident of San Marino, Wright leaves behind his loving companion Joyce Tuchscherer, and many friends and admirers. Wright is survived by his two sons, attorneys Geoffrey Willis Wright and Robert Kennedy Wright, four grandchildren, and two great-grandchildren. As exemplary member of the"greatest generation," he will be greatly missed. The lives of those who knew him are enriched. 
Wright, Gordon Kennedy (I10681)
 
86
«b»Daniel C. Foelster
«/b» Daniel C. Foelster, janitor of the German Lutheran church, died at three o'clock this morning of erysipelas, after an illness of just one week. He was born in Germany and had resided in Mankato for twenty years past. His age was sixty-six years, and he is survived by a wife, three sons and five daughters. He was a devout member of the German Lutheran church, and was well known and had many friends who will regret his death. Arrangements for the funeral have not been completed, but the interment will be had in the the German Lutheran cemetery.
The funeral will be held Friday at 1:30 p.m. from the house on Pine street, and at 2 p.m. from the German Lutheran church. 
Foelster, Daniel Christian (I6196)
 
87
«b»FUNERAL SERVICES TO BE HELD FOR META HARRIS NOV. 11
«/b» Funeral services will be held for Meta Harris on Thursday, November 11, at the Klein Chapel. The Rev. Robert Dutton will officiate. Interment will be in Greenhill Cemetery in St. Peter.
Mrs. Harris, 78, of Bloomington, died at the Fairview-Southdale Hospital in Edina on November 9. She was born Meta Radke in Truman on September 11, 1898. She was married to Arthur G. Harris, who preceded her in death in 1945.
Survivors include two sons, Glenn of Omaha, Nebraska, and Lyle of Edina, Minnesota. Other survivors include one brother Clarence Radke of Minneapolis and one sister, Martha Hodge of Plainfield, Iowa. 
Radke, Meta (Mate) Augusta (I2798)
 
88
«b»Loren Radke
«/b» Loren Arthur Radke, long time resident of Park Rapids, died suddenly in Robbinsdale on May 13.
He was born Jan. 18, 1920, in Jordan to Edward and Ella Radke. He graduated valedictorian of his Jordan High School class and then entered the civilian conservation corps in 1938. In 1941 her married Randalyn Miller. He then enlisted in the U.S. Army, serving in the topographic engineers battalion, then transferred to the Army Intelligence Service. He served under General Omar Bradley in the European Theater. He was honorably discharged in 1945 as a Technical Sergeant. In 1945 he joined the Minnesota Forest Service. He worked for the Department of Natural Resources for 40 years, retiring in March of 1985.
Survivors include his wife Randalyn, three sons: L. James and wife Joan of Champlin, Neil and wife Shirley of Kelsey and Eric and wife Sue of Ramsey; two daughters: Alice Lynne and husband Richard Jackson of Champlin and Ella Jean of St. Paul; 10 granchildren; one sister: Mrs. Robert (Ruth) Bartholow of St. Louis Park and two brothers: John of South Carolina and Dr. Robert of Milan.
Funeral services were held May 16 at the Thurston-Lindberg Funeral Chapel in Anoka with Father J. Warren Regnier of Park Rapids officiating. Music was provided by granddaughter Laurie Jackson who sang "Friends". "Finlandia" by Sibelius concluded the service.
Pallbearers were L. James Radke, Neil Radke, Richard Jackson, Robert Bartholow, Paul Bartholow and Edward DiDomnico. 
Radke, Loren Arthur (I1087)
 
89
«b»Obituaries
Andrew S. Peters«/b»
Andrew S. Peters, 81, 810 S. Greenview Ave., Rockford, died at 2:30 a.m. Tuesday in Swedish-American Hospital after a four-week illness. He was the father of Mrs. Victor L. Martin and the brother of Mrs. Clara Gajdosik and Mrs. Mary Raasch, all of Janesville.
He was born April 25, 1883, in Rock Prairie, Wis., the son of Mr. and Mrs. Joseph Peters, and married to Mary Kuffel in July 1939 in Charles City, Iowa. He had resided in Rockford 21 years, having moved there from Beloit.
Survivors are his wife, another daughter, Mrs. John Broughton, Beloit; a son Stanley E., Monticello, Iowa; and two other sisters, Mrs. Helen Bell, Chicago, and Mrs. Martha Datko, Rockford.
Services will be held at 1:30 p.m. Thursday in the Gasparini-Oliveri Funeral Home, Rockford, with burial in Willwood Park. Friends may call at the funeral home from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Wednesday, with the rosary to be recited there at 7:30 p.m. 
Peters, Andrew Stanley (I5474)
 
90
«b»P.J. Neititus Dies; Rites Are Monday«/b»
Beloit, Wis. -- Services for Peter J. Neititus, 87, 1122 Oak St., a retired industrial worker, coal miner and hotel handyman, will be held Monday at 8:30 a.m. in Daley-Murphy-Wisch Funeral Home and at 9 a.m. in St. Jude's Catholic Church.
Burial will be in Calvary Cemetery. Friends may call after 2 p.m. Sunday in the funeral home where the rosary will be recited at 4 p.m.
Mr. Neititus died Friday afternoon in his home after a long illness.
He was born in Russia, son of Joseph and Margaret Neititus. He married Margaret Clark of Beloit in 1925. She died July 24, 1960.
Mr. Neititus was employed as a moulder at Yates-American Machine Co. During the war he worked in a coal mine in West Virginia. He was a handyman at the Hilton Hotel until retiring 16 years ago. 
Neitits, Peter Joseph (I2948)
 
91
«b»Peter Neititus«/b»
Beloit -- Peter Neititus, 87, Beloit, died Friday (Oct. 27, 1961) at his home after a long illness.
Mr. Neititus was born in Russia, and lived in Beloit for the past 60 years.
Friends may call after 2 p.m. today at the Daley-Wisch-Murphy funeral home, Beloit. The rosary will recited at 4 this afternoon.
Funeral services will be held at 9 a.m. Monday at St. Jude's Catholic Church.
Surviving is one brother, Matthew. 
Neitits, Peter Joseph (I2948)
 
92
«b»Train Kills Mrs. Yackel
Body of Woman Found on Burlington Tracks Last Night That of Mrs. Henry Yackel.
Must Have Been Unbalanced
But Probably Only Temporarily as She Was Herself Yesterday -- Why she left Home In the Night Not Known --«/b»

Mrs. Henry Yackel, a resident of Winona during the past twenty-six years was found dead last evening near the corner of East Second and Hamilton streets at about 11 o'clock, having been run over by the Burlington train which left last evening at 10:40 The identity of the woman was unknown until this morning at about 6:20 o'clock, when it was learned by members fo the family that Mrs Yackel had mysteriously disappeared during the night, and a search revealed the fact that she had been killed by the train during the night.
According to Henry Yackel, surviving husband he arrived at his home last evening at about 9 30 o'clock, and at the time had some conversation with his wife before retiring to his his room, she as usual sleeping with her small son. Since that time nothing was heard nor seen of the woman until it was discovered this morning that she had left the house during the night. The members of the family are unable to account in any way for the peculiar actions of the deceased. Yesterday she was about the house as usual and nothing in any way indicated any mental debility. What caused her to leave will doubtless never be learned, but her actions of last evening seem to indicate an unbalanced state of her mind. What caused her to go to the spot where the body was found cannot be understood. No inquest was held the cause of her death being accidental.

«b»Children Survive.«/b»
The deceased was fifty-three years old and leaves a husband and seven children: Mrs. Mau, Truman, Minn.; Mrs. Joe Howdeshell, North Platt, Neb.; Mrs. Fred Brugger, Winona, Laura, Otto, Henry and Herbert also of this city. Besides the members of the family two sisters and four brothers survive her. She had been a resident of this city during the past twenty-six years, and has made her home at 509 East Broadway. Henry Yackel, her husband, is a carpenter in the city and well known.
The funeral likely will be held Monday afternoon at 2 o'clock from the residence, 509 East Broadway. Rev. A. Sauer officiating. The services will be private and burial will be made at the Woodlawn cemetery. 
Graf, Adeline (I8858)
 
93
«b»Young Mother Called at Mankato Hospital
Mrs. Herman Puffpaff, ne Violet Radke, Leaves Three Little Children.
«/b»Friends of Mr. and Mrs. Herman Puffpaff of Lake Jefferson and of the latter's stepfather and mother, Mr. and Mrs. W. H. Boethin of this city, learn with sincere regret the untimely death of Mrs. Puffpaff, which took place at a Mankato hospital last Sunday evening, following an operation for an ailment which had not been regarded as especially serious.
Mrs. Puffpaff, who was born Violet Radke, in Martin county on August 10, 1904, is the mother of three little children, who with her husband survive her in their Le Sueur county farm home, owned by the husband's father, Fred Puffpaff, now of Cleveland village. The couple was married ten years ago, and Mr. Puffpaff succeeded to the management of the parental farm at Lake Jefferson, which has been their home. THe children of their marriage are: Delores, aged nine; Janet, seven, and Donald, about two.
Arrangements, now partly completed for the funeral service, provide for this to be held by Rev. F. Tiede of the Cleveland Lutheran church, starting at 1:30 o'clock tomorrow (Thursday) afternoon at the Puffpaff family home. Burial will take place at the church cemetery. 
Radke, Violet Sophia (I2800)
 
94 Mrs. Robert Hatfield Accidental
ly Killed

One of the worst accidents that has taken place in Scotland county for a l
ong time, happened at the Robert Hatfield home, three miles west of Memphi
s, on the Schenk farm Saturday morning about 10:30.

Mr. Hatfield had just come from the field with a load of hay and was stand
ing on the load. His wife was standing near the team and when Mr. Hatfie
ld went to strike one of the mules with the pitchfork, the fork came off t
he handle and one of the tines struck his wife in the right eye, going ent
irely through her head. The tine was removed and she was taken to the hou
se but died a few moments afterwards.

Funeral services were held at the home and at the Camp Ground Presbyteri
an church, Monday afternoon, at 2:30 o'clock by Rev A. S. Olsen, of Memphi
s. Burial was in the Camp Ground cemetery.

Mrs. Hatfield's maiden name was Bertha Purnie Paris. She was a daught
er of Mr. and Mrs. Geo. Paris and was born in Scotland County March 10, 18
91, being 38 years of age. She was one of thirteen children. She and M
r. Hatfield were married August 10, 1908. To this union were born nine ch
ildren, seven of whom are living, Mrs. Blanche Bryant, of Worthington, Mo
., Leota, Edgar, Carl, Verle, Maxine and Letha at home.

Her parents also survive; five sisters, Mrs. Mel Couch, Memphis, Mrs. L
ee Elschlager, Downing, Mrs. Oscar McKinney, Mrs. Pearl Lora, both of Rich
land, Iowa, Mrs. Ova Burnett, of Keokuk, half sister, Mrs. Lewis McDanie
l, Memphis; four brothers, Frank Paris, Richland, Iowa, Ora and Grover Pa
ris, Memphis and Jessie Paris, of Fairfield, Iowa; one grandson, Leona
rd Bryant.

She united with the Christian church at Crawford later transferring her me
mbership to the Methodist church in Memphis.

Mrs. Hatfield was a hard-working woman, devoted to her family and the symp
athy of the entire community goes out to the motherless children. 
Paris, Bertha Perninie (I4317)
 
95 Windom resident Ethel P. Grunewald, 71, died last Thursday at the Good Samaritan Center in Westbrook, weher she had resided since becoming ill two months ago.
Music was provided by vocalist Ben Den Hartog and organist Mrs. Dale Wordelman.
Ushers were Ronald Schmidt and Gene Pfeiffer. Casket bearers were Ed Grunewald, Gordy Sidle, Neil Grams, Neal, Grunewald, Calmer Hanson and Bud Muller.
Interment was at Lakeview Cemetery in Windom.
Mrs. Grunewald was born in Springfield, Missouri, on Dec. 22, 1907. Her parents were Lee and Annebell Maddicks Martin.
On Aug. 22, 1925, she married Ernest Grunewald in Estherville, Iowa. They had 20 children, including 15 who survived their mother's death.
The family lived on a farm in Dale Township until Mr. Grunewald's death in 1971. At that time Mrs. Grunewald moved to Windom.
Preceding her in death are her husband, parents, three sons, two daughters, five brothers, one sister and three grandchildren.
Survivors include her children: Fredrick of St. Paul; Lyle of Port Boliver, Tex.; Alfred of Princeton, Mo; Kenneth of Brainerd; Ray of Brainerd; Deloris (Mrs. Lorenz Solflow) of LaSalle; Richard of Kimbrae; Velda (Mrs. Henry Ysker) of WIlder; Dudley of Bingtham Lake; Donald of Windom; Ernest, Jr. of Windom; Mrs. Ethel Liscen of Wadena; Joyce (Mrs. Harold Horkey) of Smithsville, Ark; June (Mrs. Richard Horkey) of Windom; ad Norma (Mrs. Emil Renczykowski) of Wadena.
Also surviving are 65 grandchildren; 27 great-grandchildren, and one sister Neosha (Mrs. Cecil Gostlin) of Michigan. 
Martin, Ethel Pliny (I5516)
 
96 Ferdinand Henslin, 79, of Pleasant Mound Township in Blue Earth County, died of cancer Monday at the Hilltop Hospital Unit.
Funeral services are 2 p.m. Thursday at St. John's Lutheran Church in Vernon Center with the Rev. DeLloyd Wippich officiating. Burial will be in the south church cemetery.
Visitation will be at the Olson Funeral Home in Truman from noon Wednesday until noon Thursday and one hour before the ceremony at the church.
The lifelong farmer is survived by his wife Olga; a son, Donald St. James; daughter, Mrs. Elmer Munkelwitz, St. Paul; a sister, Mrs. Sophie Lenz, Garner, Iowa; and five grandchildren.
Mr. Henslin was born in Pleasant Mound Township on April 11, 1893, and was married to Olga Block Dec. 29, 1920, in Mankato. 
Henslin, Ferdinand Arthur (I9868)
 
97 Mr. and Mrs. Harry Newton and family have moved to Ontonagon and are occupying the Fournier home. Newton, Harry John (I10)
 
98 Naomi Grunewald, 92, of Jeffers died June 25, 1999, at Valley View Manor in Lamberton.
Services were held Tuesday at the Trinity Lutheran Church in Jeffers with the Rev. David Webster officiating.
Interment was at the Jeffers Cemetery.
Naomi L. Radtke, daughter of John and Amelia (Gumto) Radtke was born in Germantown Township, Cottonwood County, on Feb. 14, 1907. She was received into the Christian faith through baptism in the Methodist Church in Sanborn and later confirmed in that same church.
Naomi grew up in the Sanborn area and graduated from school there. After graduation she went on to "Normal Training" for country school teachers. After completing the requirements of training, Naomi taught for several years.
In 1933 she married Emil A. Grunewald. After marriage the couple farmed in Germantown and Amboy Townships until retiring to Jeffers.
In 1988, Emil died. Naomi later entered Valley View Manor.
Naomi was a member of Trinity Lutheran Church in Jeffers and the Ladies Aid and Circle in the church.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Emil; two brothers, Wayne and Lowell Radtke; one sister, Della Pulasky; one grandson; and one great-granddaughter.
Survivors include one daughter, Mary Lou (Marvin) Prins of Jeffers; and one foster-son, Steven (Kathie) Grunewald of Sanborn; several grandchildren and great-grandchildren. 
Radtke, Naomi Lorraine (I4333)
 
99 On Saturday morning of last week, about twenty minutes to five, occurred the death of John Ysker of Bingham Lake, father of Mrs. Max Sorenson of this city. Mr. Ysker had been ailing with cancer for some time, being sick for about two years. He had been confined to his bed for the past six weeks. His death was due to cancer and double pneumonia.
Mr. Ysker had been a resident of Minnesota for the past twenty-five years. He came to this country from Germany, settling in Iowa, and later moving to Minnesota. He was a man of fine character beloved by neighbors and friends.
The funeral was held from the home Tuesday afternoon at one o'clock and from the M.B. church at Mr. Lake at two. Interment was in the Mt. Lake cemetery. We will publish an obituary next week. 
Ysker, John (I5555)
 
100 Wilhelmina Degner, was born in Germany, April 3, 1845 and quietly passed to the great beyond. At the home of her daughter Mrs. Maurice Thompson, at 4 o'clock, Saturday morning, April 1 1922.
Aged 76 years 11 months and 28 days. On March 12, 1869, she was united in marriage to William Grunewald of Germany. Fifteen years later they together with their family came to the United States, and settled on a farm near, Newell, Bune Vesta Co. Iowa.
Seven years later they moved to Cottonwood County Minn., and settled in Dale Township on the farm better known as the Henry Will, farm.
To this union Eight children were born. Seven of whom are living. The children are as follows, Ernest, of Dale Township, William of Germantown, Albert also of Dale. Fred, of Woodstock, Minn. And one son dieing in infancy. Mrs. Augusta Richter, and Mrs. Anna Nitzke, both reisiding in Storm Lake, Iowa. Mrs. Bertha Thompson of Great Bend twp Besides her family she leaves thirthy six grandchildren and one Great Grand child of a few weeks old. Also one brother and one sister who resides at Newell, Iowa.
______ her husband _____ to the other world. And for the past ten years of her life she has spent at the home of her daughter Mrs. Thompson. Ten weeks ago she was taken ill, and all that medical aid, and loving hands could do was done but to no avail. None but the duaghter, can justly weigh such sorrow as this.
She was a loyal christian woman and a life long member of the German Lutheran church. She was kind good hearted and true alawys ready to lend a helping hand to any one who was in need. It can be truly said she a good and noble woman. She was a geat lover of God's nature, she loved the trees and also was a great lover of flowers, of which she never could have too many. And to the bereaved relatives and the children we ask to remember these words of Lincoln, "All that I am, or hope to be, I owe to my angel Mother."
The funeral services were held, Monday afternoon April 3, 1922. At 3 o'clock from the Windom Lutheran church, conducted by Rev. Kohlhoff, of Lakefield. Where many of her old time friends took their last farewell, of all that was mortal of this life and has been with us so many years. The floral tributes were many and very beautiful, and the services were especially appropiate for the accasion. Intermen was made in Lakeview Cemetary. 
Dagner, Wilhelmina (I6008)
 

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