Obit: Roehl, Herman (1882 - 1943)

Contact: Jane Braun

Surnames: Roehl, Ackerman, Lewandusky, Miller, Ziebell, Dischados, Lindow, Hayden, Jennings, Dorst, Foemmel, Sanger, Schmidtke, Holmes

----Source: Millie Lee Collection, clipped from the Marshfield News Herald

Roehl, Herman (May 13, 1882-June 1943)

Funeral services for Herman Frederick Roehl, 61, who died Tuesday, June 1, at 5 p.m. at his home in West Fremont, were held Friday at 2 p.m. at the Gilbertson Funeral Home, Granton, with the Rev. Arthur Laesch, pastor of Mapleworks Lutheran Church, officiating.

Herman Frederick Roehl was born May 13, 1882, at Lake Mills to the late Mr. and Mrs. Carl Roehl. In 1906 he came with his parents to Clark County, where on Feb. 20, 1906, he married Miss Clara Ackerman. They lived for a time on a farm in the Town of York, then in 1916 they purchased a farm in the Town of Fremont, where he resided until the time of his death.

He is survived by his wife, seven sons, Glenn, Alvin, Carl, and Leo, all of the Town of Fremont; Russell and harvey, Town of York; and Walter, Town of Lynn, and three daughters, Mrs. Vera Lewandusky and Misses Lila and Evelyn Roehl, Town of Fremont. One child died in infancy.

Other survivors are two brothers, William, Town of York and Frank, Almond; three sisters, Mrs. Henry Miller, Beaver Dam; Mrs. Fred Ziebell, Town of Lewis; and Mrs. Albert Dischados, Waterloo, Wis; and 13 grandchildren.

Pallbearers were Albert and Arthur Lindow, Wesley Hayden, Roy Jennings, Ray Dorst, and Adolph Foemmel. In charge of flowers were Evelyn and Mildred Sanger, Naomi Hayden, and Geneva Lindow. Hymns were sung by Mrs. William Schmidtke and Miss Gertrude Holmes, Granton.



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