Obit: Svoboda, Albert Mrs. (1878 - 1950)
Surnames: Svoboda, Zillmann, Marek
----Sources: Colby Phonograph (Colby, Clark County, Wis.) 09/21/1950
Svoboda, Albert Mrs. (26 Nov. 1878 - 11 Sept. 1950)
Mrs. Albert Svoboda of Chicago died Monday, Sept. 11, 1950, at the St. Anthony Hospital after a short illness. Funeral services were held at the Marik Funeral Home, 25th Pl. and Pulaski Rd., Chicago, and internment was made in the Woodlawn cemetery, west of Chicago.
Born in Bohemia Nov. 26, 1878, she came to the United States with her husband in 1905 and settled in Chicago. In 1931, she and her husband, and son, Alfred, purchased the Ed Zillman farm, two and one-half miles east of Colby on County Trunk N. She made her home there until 1941, moving back to Chicago with her husband. She made many friends in the Colby area during her residence here and will be missed by those who knew her.
Surviving are her husband, Albert, two daughters, Mrs. B. Rada and Mrs. S. Marek, both of Chicago, and son, Alfred, of Colby, Wis. Also six grandchildren and two sisters in Austria.
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