Obit: DuVall, Ella #2 (1892 - 1969)

Contact: Stan

Surnames: DuVall, Molle, Sutherland, Seefeld, Seefeldt, Wescott, Fischer, Ewald, Scheer, Toltzman, Schultz, Darton, Messer

----Source: Marshfield News Herald (Marshfield, Wood County, Wis.) Nov. 1969

DuVall, Ella (28 May 1892 - 17 Nov. 1969)

UNITY - Mrs. Leo (Ella) Duvall, 77, of Unity, Wisconsin died of an apparent heart attack at her home about 4:30 p.m. Monday. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Thursday at Trinity Lutheran Church. The Rev. Robert Sutherland, pastor, will officiate and burial will be made in the parish cemetery. The body will lie in state at the Lulloff Funeral Home at Colby beginning Wednesday morning.

The former Ella Molle was born May 28, 1892, at Unity and received her education in Unity and Colby Schools. She was married at Colby on Sept. 26, 1911, to Leo Duvall. The couple celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary in 1961. After their marriage they farmed in the Unity and Colby areas until retiring in 1957, at which time they moved to Unity, Wis. She was a member of Trinity Lutheran Church and the L.P.W.

Survivors include her husband; four daughters, Mrs. Walter (Lila) Seefeld and Mrs. Clayton (Lorraine) Wescott, both of Spencer; Mrs. Orland (Irene) Scheer and Mrs. Donald (Arva) Fischer, both of Unity; Two sons, Alvin, Langdon, N.D,; Melvin, Colby; 19 grandchildren; 23 great-grandchildren, and three sisters, Mrs. Leona Toltzman and Mrs. Otto Schultz, both of Spencer and Mrs. Hugh Darton, Loyal. She was preceded in death by two brothers, a sister and three grandchildren.

Duvall Funeral

UNITY - Funeral services were held at 2 p.m. Thursday at Trinity Lutheran Church for Mrs. Leo (Ella) Duvall, 77, who died at her home Monday.

The Rev. Robert Sutherland, pastor, officiated and burial was made in the parish cemetery.

Pall bearers were all grandsons of the deceased, Lee Duvall, Jerry Fischer, Gary Ewald, Wayne Scheer, Lyle Duvall, and Neil Seefeldt. The church choir, accompanied by Mrs. Ansel Messer at the organ, sang "Rock of Ages" and "Abide With Me."



© Every submission is protected by the Digital Millennium Copyright Act of 1998.


Show your appreciation of this freely provided information by not copying it to any other site without our permission.


Become a Clark County History Buff


Report Broken Links

A site created and maintained by the Clark County History Buffs
and supported by your generous donations.


Webmasters: Leon Konieczny, Tanya Paschke,

Janet & Stan Schwarze, James W. Sternitzky,

Crystal Wendt & Al Wessel