Obit: Meyer, Edwin (1895 - 1952)

Contact: Crystal Wendt

Surnames: Meyer, Scholz, Molle, Breche, Charstrew, Hill, Hanson, Hall, Schuette, Bailey

----Sources: Scrap book one: by Elsa Lange Hardrath & Dorthaleen Edwards Hardrath

Contributed by Halbert "Bud" Hardrath

Meyer, Edwin (16 May 1895 - 13 Oct. 1952)


Edwin Meyer of Atwood died at the Marshfield Hospital Monday, Oct. 13, at the age of 57 years, a heart ailment being the cause of his death. Funeral services will be held this Thursday afternoon at the Lulloff Funeral Home in Colby, Rev. R. J. Scholz of Spencer officiating, and interment will be made in the Colby Cemetery.

Mr. Meyer was born in the town of Colby on March 16, 1895. He married Ida Molle in June, 1917 in South Green Gove. He was a cheese maker by trade and made cheese in various places but operated the Atwood general store the past four years.

Surviving are his widow; six children, Mrs. Byron (Adeline) Breche of Cedar Rapids, Iowa, Mrs. Leonard (Irene) Charstrew of Crandon, Merlin of Mellen, Mrs. Vernon (Marian) Hill of Thruston, Neb., Wayne of Blackfoot, Mont.; and Mrs. Eldor (Vivian) Hanson of St. Louis, Mo.; ten brother and sisters, Frank of Colby, Richard of Gig Harbor, Mich.; Miss Delia Meyer of New York City, Dr. Charles Meyer of Seattle, Wash., Ben of Chippewa Falls, Walter of Marengo, Mrs. Fred (Lillian) Hall of Seattle, Wash., Mrs. Walter (Amy) Schuette of Neenah, Donald of Seattle, Wash., Mrs. Louis (Mildred) Bailey of Seattle, Wash.

Additional notes in margin:

Married to Herman Hardrath cousin

Death year

Correction on birth date - May 16, 1895.



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