Obit: Sternitzky, Mr. Albert (1864 - 1921)

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----Source: Clark County Republican & Press (Neillsville, Wis.) 01/20/1921

Sternitzky, Mr. Albert (1864 - 12 JAN 1921)

Mrs. Albert Sternitzky, who lived a short distance east of Granton, Clark County, Wis., died after's short illness from trichinosis, Jan. 23, 1921. Several doctors were in attendance, but could not stay the disease.

She was only 56 years of age and a woman of vigorous health. The rare disease from which she died is said to be caused by eating pork which has not been thoroughly cooked, and which contains the microbe trichina. Mrs. Sternitzky is survived by her husband and five sons, Oscar, Louis, Alvin, married and living in the town of Lynn, and Charles and Rudolph at home, also by her aged mother, Mrs. Dora Garbisch and eight brothers.

The funeral was held Sunday at the German Lutheran Church at Granton.



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