Obit: Strebe, Libbie Bell (1892 - 1953)

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Surnames: Strebe, Oates, Moore, Lenhard, Rindfleisch, Hart, Brown, Hebert

----Source: Colby Phonograph (Colby, Clark County, Wis.) 05/21/1953

Strebe, Libbie Bell (8 Jan. 1892 - 13 May 1953)

Funeral services for Mrs. Abe L. Strebe, age 61, of Wausau, route 3, a former resident of Abbotsford, were held Saturday afternoon in the Presbyterian church in Abbotsford, Rev. Arthur R. Oates, D.D., of Marshfield officiating, and internment was made in the Abbotsford cemetery. Mrs. Strebe died Wednesday evening, May 13.

Mrs. Strebe, the former Libbie Bell Moore, was born in the town of Hull on January 8, 1892. Her marriage to Abe Strebe of Abbotsford took place on September 30, 1908, in the town of Hull. After their marriage, they operated a farm for 28 years in the town of Holton, Marathon county. They also lived for eight years at Fairchild and for nine years at Marshfield. For the past nine years they lived in Wausau. She was a member of the Women’s Benefit Association of Abbotsford for 33 years.

Surviving are her husband; two sons, Clyde of Marshfield and Eldred of Owen; two daughters, Mrs. Edgar Lenhard of Athens and Mrs. William Rindfleisch of Spencer; 17 grand children; three great grand children; four brothers, Joseph of Wisconsin Rapids, Roy of Port Edwards, John of Everett, Wash., and Obed of Marinette; five sisters, Mrs. Joseph Hart of Stevens Point, Mrs. Charles Brown and Mrs. George Brown of Abbotsford, Mrs. Ward Brown of Menominee, Mich., and Mrs. Charles Hebert of Yakima, Wash. Three sisters preceded her in death.



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