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Martha Radke

Female 1901 - 1997  (96 years)


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  • Name Martha Radke  [1, 2
    Born 3 Feb 1901  St. Peter, Nicollet, Minnesota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Radke, Martha Birth Record page
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    Gender Female 
    Census 30 Jun 1905  Westford Twp., Martin, Minnesota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    1905 Minnesota State 
    • Enumerated were AUGUST RADKE M 45 W WI-Ger-Ger 42 yrs in MN 8 yr in ED Farmer; MARIE F 34 W Ger-Ger-Ger 14 yr in MN 8 yr in ED; EDDIE M 12 W MN-WI-Ger; MARTHA F 7 W MN-WI-Ger; WALTER M 3 W MN-WI-Ger; MABEL F 5 W MN-WI-Ger; VIOLET F 1 W MN-WI-Ger; MINNIE MITZNER F 31 W MN-WI-Ger
    Census 16 Apr 1910  Westford Twp., Martin, Minnesota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    1910 US Federal 
    • in the August Radke household. Enumerated were AUGUST Head M W 49 M1 at 28 WI-Ger-Ger Farmer; MARY Wife F M 41 M1 at 20 9/7 children living Ger-Ger-Ger; EDDIE Son M W 17 W MN-WI-Ger; MATHA Daughter F W 11 W MN-WI-Ger; MARTHA Daughter F W 9 W MN-WI-Ger; WALTER Son M W 7 W MN-WI-Ger; VIOLET Daughter F W 5 W MN-WI-Ger; CLARANCE Son M W 3 W MN-WI-Ger.
    Census 3 Jan 1920  Nashville Twp., Martin, Minnesota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    1920 US Federal 
    • In the Lester L. Hodge household. Enumerated were Lester L. head male white 24 married IA-IL-KS farmer; Maggie M. wife female white 18 married MN-MN-Ger
    Census 6 Apr 1930  Lafayette, Bremer, Iowa, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    1930 US Federal 
    • In the Lester L Hodge household. Enumerated were Lester L. head male white 35 married at 22 IA-IA-KS farmer; MARTHA M. wife female white 29 married at 16 MN-MN-Ger; MILDRED daughter female white 8 single MN-IA-MN; MERREL (sp?) M. daughter female white 4 3/12 single IA-IA-MN
    Died 20 Dec 1997  Cedar Falls, Black Hawk, Iowa, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Obituary 22 Dec 1997  Sibley, Osceola, Iowa, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • «b»
      Martha Hodge
      «/b» Cedar Falls -- Martha Hodge, 96, of Cedar Falls formerly of Waverly, died Saturday evening, Dec. 20 at the emergency room of Sartori Memorial Hospital in Cedar Falls.
      She was born on Feb. 3, 1901 in St. Peter, Minn., the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Radke She attended school in St. Peter, and following her schooling, worked for an overall factory in St. Peter.
      On Feb. 14, 1917, she married Lester Hodge in St. Peter. They made their home and farmed in that area. In 1925, they moved to the Waverly area and farmed on several different farms. Lester retired in 1965, and the couple moved into Waverly, moving to Cedar Falls in 1989. Lester died on Aug. 31, 1994, and Martha continued to live in their home in Cedar Falls.
      Survivors include two daughter, Mildred Davis of Cedar Falls and Marvel Beckwith of Oceanside, Calif.; a son and his wife Lloyd and Wilma Hodge of Cedar Falls; six grandchildren; and nine great-grandchildren; and two great-great grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her parents; two brothers, Clarence and Ed; and two sisters, Mata and Violet.
      Funeral services will be at 2 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 23, at Kaiser-Corson Funeral Home, Waverly, with Pastor Nathan N. Frazee officiating. Burial will be in Harlington Cemetery, Waverly. Friends may call from 3 to 8 p.m. today (Monday, Dec. 22) and from 9 a.m. to service time Tuesday at the funeral home. Memorials may be directed to the family
    Buried 23 Dec 1997  Harlington Cemetery, Waverly, Bremer, Iowa, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Hodge, Lester L and Martha M (Radke) Gravestone
    Hodge, Lester L and Martha M (Radke) Gravestone
    Person ID I2802  Brendas Branches
    Last Modified 26 Dec 2013 

    Father August Radke,   b. 25 May 1860, Glendale, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Jun 1917, St. Peter, Nicollet, Minnesota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 57 years) 
    Mother Maria L. Graf,   b. 4 Jan 1869, Hamburg, , Hamburg, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 May 1954, St. Peter, Nicollet, Minnesota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years) 
    Married 11 Jun 1889  Willow Creek, Blue Earth, Minnesota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    • Mary L. Graf
      record title:«tab»Minnesota Marriages, 1849-1950
      marriage:«tab»11 Jun 1889 \emdash Willow Creek, Blue Earth, Minnesota
      groom's name:«tab»August Raske
      bride's name:«tab»Mary L. Graf
      marriage date:«tab»11 Jun 1889
      marriage place:«tab»Willow Creek, Blue Earth, Minnesota
      indexing project (batch) number:«tab»M53896-1 system origin: Minnesota-EASy source film number: 1309276
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    Family ID F453  Group Sheet

    Family Lester Loyd Hodge,   b. 14 Jun 1895, Green Mountain, Marshall, Iowa, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 Aug 1994, Cedar Falls, Black Hawk, Iowa, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 99 years) 
    Married 14 Feb 1917  St. Peter, Nicollet, Minnesota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Children 
     1. Baby Boy Hodge,   b. 25 Apr 1918, , Martin, Minnesota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Apr 1918, Westford Twp., Martin, Minnesota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
    +2. Mildred Myrtle Hodge,   b. 7 May 1921, Truman, Martin, Minnesota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 May 2011, Cedar Falls, Black Hawk, Iowa, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 90 years)
     3. Marvel May Hodge,   b. 11 Feb 1926, Jackson Twp., Bremer, Iowa, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Jan 2008, Oceanside, San Diego, California, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years)
     4. Lloyd A. Hodge
    Last Modified 22 Aug 2011 
    Family ID F1003  Group Sheet