Obit: Oelrich, Alfred H. (1905 - 1976)
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----Sources: Marshfield News Hearld, (Marshfield, Wood Co., Wis.) 03/23/1976

Oelrich, Alfred H. (11 Mar. 1905 - 22 Mar. 1976)

Alfred H. Oelrich, 71, of 208 Wisconsin Ave., died at 1:30 p.m. Monday at St. Joseph’s Hospital, where he had been admitted on Saturday. Death was attributed to an apparent heart attack.

Services will be at 2 p.m. Thursday at Trinity Lutheran Church in Spencer, with the Rev. William H. Ruhbusch, pastor, officiating. Burial will follow in Hillside Cemetery, Marshfield.

Friends may call at the Hansen Chapel, Marshfield, from 2-9 p.m. Wednesday and until 11:30 a.m. Thursday and then at the church from noon Thursday until time of services.

Mr. Oelrich was born March 11, 1905, in Clark County and attended the Spencer area schools. He married the former Ruth Ziehlsdorff during a ceremony performed by the Rev. A. Ziehlsdorff on June 14, 1928 at North Spencer. She survives.

After their marriage they farmed east of Spencer and later lived in the Granton area for a time before returning to the Spencer area. Mr. Oelrich worked at the Farmers Co-op from 1941 until his retirement in 1971.

He was a member of Trinity Lutheran Church, Spencer.

In addition to his wife, he is survived by two daughters, Mrs. Bernice Scheibe, Marshfield, and Mrs. William (Cora) Robinson, Adell; two sons, Lloyd, Marshfield, and Jerrold, Spencer; five sisters, Mrs. Arvilla Neumann, Mrs. Dora Huber and Mrs. Lucille Pilz, all of Spencer; Mrs. Hilda Seefeldt, Marshfield; and Mrs. Irma Sienicki, Bremen, Ind.; his mother, Mrs. Alvina Oelrich. Spencer, and five grandchildren.

A son and his father preceded him in death.



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