Obit: Hecker, Henry J. (1884 - 1948)

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Surnames: Hecker, Whisner, Tessmer, Kolitsch, Lindner

----Source: Colby Phonograph (Colby, Clark County, Wis.) 06/17/1948

Hecker, Henry J. (24 Nov. 1884 - June 1948)

Funeral services for Henry J. Hecker, a native of Colby, Wisconsin, whose death was reported last week, were held Wednesday, June 9th, at the Stetter Funeral Home at Oshkosh. The body was then taken to Milwaukee where it was cremated.

Mr. Hecker, the son of Mr. and Mrs. Albert Hecker, was born in Colby, Wis., on Nov. 24, 1884. He moved with his parents to Oshkosh where he lived for 27 years. He was married to Miss Ethel Whisner on Jan. 13, 1921, at Menomonie, Mich. A butcher by trade, he was a member of the Oshkosh Local 86 Amalgamated Meat Cutters of North America. He had been ill for 23 years.

Surviving are his wife, two sisters, Mrs. C. P. Tessmer of Colby and Mrs. A. Kolitsch of Fond du Lac, several nieces and nephews and one uncle, Fred Lindner of Owen.



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