Obit: Hilgert, Laura (1904 - 2003)

Contact: George Plautz

----Source: The Thorp Courier, April 9, 2003

Laura Hilgert

Our beloved mother, Laura E. Hilgert, 98, of Jacksonville, NC, passed away March 16, 2003.

She was born July 7, 1904, at Beecher Lake, WI. She spent most of her life on a dairy farm south of Thorp. In 1975 she moved to Orono, ME to be with her daughter Margaret. In 1995, she moved to Jacksonville, NC, to be with her daughters.

She was preceded in death by her husband, John; son frank and two sons-in-law: Wilfred Erhardt and George Kuegel and daughter Margaret.

Survivors include daughters: Dorothy Kuegel and Evelyn Thomas and husband Jim; 10 grandchildren and 8 great grandchildren.

A Memorial Mass was held at Infant of Prague with the Rev. Thomas Davis officiating. Burial will be later at Thorp, WI.



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