Obit: Gruenwald, Henry (1889 - 1953)

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Surnames: Gruenwald, Larson, Ott, Hahn

----Source: Marathon County Register (Unity, Clark County, Wis.) 04/17/1953

Gruenwald, Henry (Dec 1893 - 17 Apr 1953)

Mr. and Mrs. Fred Larson, Dern Larson and Mr. and Mrs. Wilbur Larson of Spencer, Wisconsin attended the funeral Monday at Athens of their brother-in-law and uncle, Mr. Henry Gruenwald, 63, who passed away at his home in Athens Friday evening. Death came suddenly and unexpectedly of a heart attack.

Funeral services were held at 2 o’clock at the First Presbyterian Church with burial in the Athens cemetery.

Mrs. Gruenwald is a sister of Fred Larson, Spencer and a daughter of Mads Larson of Unity and formerly resided on a farm with her parents, between Unity and Spencer.

Others attending the funeral from away included Miss Ann Larson, Milwaukee, Alex Larson, Tomahawk and many other relatives.

Besides his wife, Mr. Gruenwald is survived by a son and a daughter and a grandson.

Family Notes

1900 Federal Census, ED 80 Halsey township, Marathon, Wisconsin, United States, pg. 10, family 160

Anna Gruenwald, single white female
father's birthplace: Germany
mother's birthplace: Germany

Household Members
head Gust Gruenwald M 37 (Jun 1863) Germany
daughter Anna Gruenwald F 14 (Oct 1886) Wisconsin
daughter Francis Gruenwald F 12 (May 1888) Wisconsin
son Henry Gruenwald M 11 (Dec 1889) Wisconsin
son John Gruenwald M 8 (Feb 1892) Wisconsin
son George Gruenwald M 7 (Nov 1893) Wisconsin
daughter Maggie Gruenwald F 5 (Dec 1895) Wisconsin
son Frank Gruenwald M 1 (Jun 1899) Wisconsin
servant Herman Ott M 20 (Jan 1880) Germany, single, parents b. Germany
servant Chas Ott M 18 (Aug 1882) Germany, single, parents b. Germany
servant Chas Hahn M 24 (Nov 1876) Germany, single, parents b. Germany
servant Mary Ott F 23 (Jun 1877) Germany, single, parents b. Germany

1940 Federal Census, Athens, Athens Village, Marathon, Wisconsin, United States, enumeration district number: 37-2, family 19, line 76

Henry Gruenwald, white, married male
estimated birth year: 1890
residence in 1935: Same House

Household Members
head Henry Gruenwald M 50 (1889) Wisconsin
wife Laura Gruenwald F 42 Wisconsin
son Neil Gruenwald M 12 Wisconsin
daughter Joan Gruenwald F 10 Wisconsin
father Gustav Gruenwald M 76 Germany



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