News: Thorp Courier (21 Feb 2001)

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----Source: Thorp Courier dated February 21, 2001 OLD INFO.....

100 YEARS AGO...

Jos. Sheblak sold a section of land to Simon Segon.

Mr & Mrs. Jos. Stangel had a daughter Feb. 15th.

Mr & Mrs. Geo. Eaton had a daughter Feb. 18th.

Geo. Burke bought a Caligraph and is learning how to use it.

Mr & Mrs. Frank Jager had a son Feb. 19th.

Mr & Mrs. Louis W. Goss had a daughter Feb 15th.

Mr & Mrs. Benjamin McCarty had a daughter Feb. 17th.

Jay Alger celebrated his 8th birthday with his friends.


Mr & Mrs. Vilas Telford had a daughter Feb. 4th.

Mr & Mrs. K. Lisiecki of Lublin, had a boy.

Jas. Norton, owner of the Soo Hotel, is opening a coffee shop in the hotel.

Victor Fellows, age 82 of Eugene, OR, died Jan. 19th of an asthma attack.

Rose Skrypinski and Chester Uligh were wed in Chicago on Feb. 6th.

Chas. Lindquist is attending the Eau Claire Normal.

Mr & Mrs. Raymond Telford moved to Reesville.

Stanley Persak lost his left had while oiling a blower in Gilman.


Joseph Lemanski, age 70 of Lublin, died Monday of a blood clot.

Mr & Mrs. Walter Hryniewiecki had a boy on Feb. 11th.

Mr & Mrs. James Possley had a boy on Feb. 13th in Stanley.

Mr & Mrs. Lloyd Weare of Milwaukee had a son on Feb. 6th.

Fred Driessen, age 77, died of a heart attack on Tuesday.


Rev. John B. Pinion, who was ordained in 1926, will have a concelebrated Mass on Feb. 22nd.

Mr & Mrs. Edward L. Ciolkosz had a daughter Feb. 6th.

Mr & Mrs. Larry Luzinski of Lublin had a son Feb. 10th.

Mr & Mrs. John Kahan Jr.’s son was baptized by Father Paul.

Albert T. Novak, age 65 of Owen, died Feb. 13th of a heart attack.

Robert Carter, age 47 of Stanley, died Feb. 10th at Minneapolis Hospital.

William Stanley, of Port Even, NY, died Jan. 20th.

Services were held Feb. 16th for Emma Bessie, age 84.


Randall Asselin and Patricia Sullivan were wed Feb. 9th.

Leo Swatzina, age 81 of Boyd , died Feb. 15th in Chippewa Falls.

OLD PICTURE: Some Foremost Cheese plant employees. My guess 1950's. Most of last weeks picture was identified as Angela Leiby, Dorthy Broeren, Agnew Driessen, Rita Schmitt, Marcella Haas, Lucille Schmidt, Eileen Bogumill, Ceil Benzschawel, Beatrice Decker, Viola Stockel, Francis Neis, Walt Baldischwiler, Michael Mertens, Father Muckerheide, Ray Heiman, Jim Possley, Henry Haas, Louis Gruba, Wildred Heiman and Bob Soeller.

FULL OBITUARIES BRANDT, Bethelva 11/6/1903 - 2/19/2001

(Parents: Francis and Minnie (Fox) Gibbs; spouse: Carl Brandt) FRANKEWICZ, Casimir 1/26/1915 - 2/22/01

(Spouse: Laura Waichulis) HARYCKI, Dorothy ? - 1/28/2001

(Parents: Ralph Herbert Tolford & Mary Ripplinger; spouse: John J. Harycki)



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