Obit: Herrmann, Gust #2 (1876 - 1939)

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Surnames: Herrmann, Schmeichen, Gosse, Stock, Dins, Beyerl, Ruesch, Schmidt, Zillmann, Pipcorn, Lehrmann, Becker, Volkmar, Uhlig, Lipprandt

----Sources: Colby Phonograph (Colby, Clark County, Wis.) 11/23/1939

Herrmann, Gust #2 (7 July 1876 - 16 Nov. 1939)

Gust Herrmann died suddenly last Thursday evening as the result of a stroke at the Nursing Home at Neillsville where he had been a patient for a few months. Funeral services were held at the Alfred Herrmann home Sunday afternoon at 1:30 and at the First Evangelical and Reformed church in Colby at 2:00 o’clock, Rev. S. A. Schmiechen officiating, and internment was made in the Colby cemetery. The pall bearers were Wm. E. Gosse, Edward Stock, Otto Dins, Frank Beyerl, Peter Beyerl, and Wm. Ruesch.

Mr. Herrmann was born July 7th, 1876, in Germany and came to the United States in 1902, and, after staying here for about five years, returned to Germany in 1906. In 1922, he came back to the United States and lived here ever since. He died at the age of 63 years, four months and nine days. He leaves to mourn one sister and one brother and other relatives in Germany and the following cousins: Mr. and Mrs. Alfred Herrmann and family of Colby, Mr. and Mrs. Oscar Herrmann and family of Colby, Hermina Herrmann and son, Alphons, of Curtiss, Eugene Herrmann of Columbus, Mr. and Mrs. Charles Schmidt and son, Alfred, of Milan, Mr. and Mrs. Gaylord Pipcorn of Colby.

Out of town friends here for the funeral were Mr. and Mrs. Leo Lehrmann and daughter, Selma, and Mr. and Mrs. George Becker of Marshfield, Mr. and Mrs. Wm. Volkmar and Mr. and Mrs. Gust Uhlig of Abbotsford, Mr. and Mrs. Reinold Lipprandt, Mr. and Mrs. Herman Lipprandt and Harry Lipprandt of Owen, Wis.



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