Obit: Konieczny, George (1850 - 1930)

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----Source: THORP COURIER (Thorp, Clark County, Wis.) 02/06/1930

Konieczny, George (29 MAR 1850 - 27 JAN 1930)

George Konieczny, aged 79 years and 10 months, died at the home of his son Joseph, in the town of Withee, Clark County, Wis., of bronchial pneumonia, on Monday, Jan. 27th, 1930, after an illness of eight days.

Mr. Konieczny was born in Poland March 29, 1850. In 1877 he was united in marriage to Mary Mikoliwicz. Nine children blessed this union, six of whom survive. The couple arrived in America in 1880, spending about seven years in Pennsylvania and twelve years in St. Paul, and located in Thorp on a farm about thirty years ago.

Besides his wife, he leaves to mourn, three sons, Frank and Joe of thorp and Michael of Denver, Colo., three daughters, Mrs. Joe Langiewicz of Thorp, and Mrs. Mary Lee and Miss Sophia Konieczny of Minneapolis, two step-brothers, Luke Stuk of New Brighton, Minn., and Simon Stuk of Iron River, Mich. Anton Haider of Minneapolis and all the children, excepting Michael of Colorado, were her to attend the funeral, which took place at St. Hedwig's Church on Wednesday of last week, Rev. F. A. Kulig officiating, interment following in the church cemetery.



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