Obit: Stucki, Jacob (1900 - 1956)
Contact: Dolores Mohr Kenyon
Surnames: Stucki, Boop, Spire, Grether,
----Source: Clark County Press
(Neillsville, Clark Co., WI.) December 13, 1956
(5 February 1900 - 29 November 1956)
Funeral services were held Saturday
evening at the Georgas Funeral Home for Jacob Stucki, 56, former
resident of Neillsville, who died suddenly Thursday at his home in
Loretta. The Rev. Albert Guthmiller, pastor of the E. & R.
Following Saturday evening services the
body reposed at the funeral home until Sunday, when it was taken to
the Indian Mission Church at Black River Falls, where services were
conducted Sunday afternoon. Officiating was Rev. Mitchell
Whiterabbit. Burial took place in the Mission
Mr. Stucki was born February 5, 1900, at
Black River Falls. He received his education at the mission
there. He worked at various trades, and for several years was
the gardener at the Winnebago Indian School farm near Neillsville.
For the past 17 years he had been employed by the Consolidated
Paper Company. He had been in failing health for the past
Surviving him are three sisters: Mrs.
Lydia Boop and Mrs. Johanna Spire, both of Youngstown, O.; Mrs.
George (Marie) Grether of Neillsville. Four brothers also
survive: John Stucki of Denver, Colo.; the Rev. Benj. Stucki,
Neillsville; the Rev. Frank Stucki, Kansas City, Mo.; and Henry
He was a member of the Indian Mission Church at Black River Falls.
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