Obit: Fricke, Mary (1883 - 1958)
Contact: Dolores Mohr Kenyon
Surnames: Fricke, Weyhmiller, Martusis,
Loch, Lipke, Kapka, Hudson, Bowen, Young, Langfeldt, Lock,
----Source: Clark County Press
(Neillsville, Clark Co., WI.) January 9, 1958
Fricke, Mary (29 July 1883 - 2 January
Funeral services for Mrs. August Fricke,
74, were held from St. Anthony’s Catholic Church at 9:30 a.m.
Monday. Burial was made in the parish cemetery. The
Rev. Norbert King was officiant.
Following an illness of several months, Mrs. Fricke died at her home at 6:45 p.m., Thursday, January 2, general
Rosary service was held at the Myre
Funeral home at 8 p.m. Sunday.
Mrs. Fricke, the former Mary Weyhmiller,
was born in the town of Sherman, July 29, 1883. When a young
woman she went to Manitowoc, where she was married to August Fricke
on November 23, 1904. They returned to this vicinity and
purchased a farm in the town of Loyal. After retirement 17
years ago they moved into the city of Loyal. Mr. Fricke died
February 6, 1953.
Mrs. Fricke was a member of the Altar
Society of St. Anthony’s Church, and member of the local
Royal Neighbor Camp.
She is survived by two sons, George of
Milwaukee, and Oscar of Loyal; two daughters, Mrs. William (Melva)
Martusis of Los Angeles, Calif., and Mrs. William (Arwilda) Loch of
Watkins, Minn.; by 12 grandchildren and four great-grandchildren;
two brothers, George, and Otto of Loyal; and four sisters, Mrs.
Emma Lipke of Mendota, Ill., Mrs. Della Kapka, Oakland, Calif.,
Mrs. Esther Hudson, Santa Rosa, Calif., and Mrs. Agnes Bowen, Los
Pallbearers were nephews and grandsons: Kenneth Weyhmiller, Dale Weyhmiller, Dr. Raymond Lipke, Dale Young, Alan Langfeldt and Billy Lock.
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