Obit: Westphal, August (1866 - 1958)
Westphal, Kemphert, Baronsky, Hackel, Graffunder, McKee, Schaefer,
Abbotsford Tribune (Abbotsford, Clark County, Wis.)
August (25 July 1866 - 4 Feb. 1958)
services for August Westphal, 91, who died Feb. 4, were held at
Milan Saturday afternoon at 2:00 o’clock at the Bethlehem
Lutheran church, with the Rev. Frederick Kemphert officiating.
Burial was made in the town of Holton cemetery.
were Frank Baronsky, Albert and Otto Hackel, Ben Graffunder, Ed
McKee, and Reinhold Schaefer.
Westphal was born in Germany, July 25, 1866, and came to the town
of Holton when he was 17 years old. He worked in the woods and then
operated a farm until 19 years ago. He and Mrs. Westphal lived in
Milan for seven years and then went to the Marathon County Home for
the Aged at Wausau. Mrs. Westphal died there in 1952 and Mr.
Westphal’s death also occurred there following a lingering
Surviving him are two sons, Otto, of Philadelphia; Edward, Milan; a daughter, Mrs. Stanley (Frieda) Topor, Chicago. One sister, Mrs. Emma Notbohm, of Owen, and seven grand children also survive.
© Every submission is protected by the Digital Millennium Copyright Act of 1998.
Show your appreciation of this freely provided information by not copying it to any other site without our permission.
A site created and
maintained by the Clark County History Buffs