Obit: Meinke, Olga F.W. (1891 - 1917)
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----Sources: Colby Phonograph (Colby, Clark County, Wis.) 01/25/1917

Meinke, Olga F.W. (11 APR 1891 - 12 JAN 1917)

Mrs. Carl Meinke died at her home in the town of Hull (Marathon Co., Wis.), Friday, Jan. 12, 1917, aged 22 years, 9 months and 1 day. Death was due to scarlet fever and pneumonia.

Olga Frieda Wilhelmina Barts, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Fred Barts, was born in the town of Herman, Sheboygan Co., April 11, 1891. She came to Marathon Co. with her parents in Sept. 1912, the family settling on a farm in the town of Frankfort (Marathon Co.). She was married to Carl Meinke Nov. 12, 1914.

She leaves to mourn, her husband, two children, Erna and Elmer, her parents, and two brothers, Harvey and Armin.

The funeral was held from the home Jan. 13, 1917, Rev. C.C. Hartenstein officiating. The remains were laid to rest in Colby Cemetery.



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