Obit: Iffland, George H. (1867 - 1957)
Contact: Dolores Mohr Kenyon
Surnames: Iffland, Baum, Colburn,
Armitage, Laffe, Riley
----Source: Clark County Press
(Neillsville, Clark Co., WI.) March 14, 1957
Iffland, George H. (3 December 1867 - 6
Funeral services were held Saturday
afternoon from the Humbird Methodist Church for George H. Iffland,
89, who died Wednesday afternoon at the Neillsville Nursing
Home. The Rev. Arthur Riley, pastor, officiated. Burial
was made in the Houghtonburg Cemetery at Humbird. Masonic
graveside rites were conducted by the lodges of Fairchild and
Humbird. The Georgas Funeral Home was in charge of
Mr. Iffland was born December 3, 1867, in
Genesee, the son of the late George and Sophia (Baum)
Iffland. He received his education in the schools of Jackson
County and farmed in that county until his retirement in
1943. He resided in Humbird, Fairchild and Neillsville before
returning to Humbird to make his home. On January 14 of this
year he entered the Memorial Hospital for treatment and about three
weeks ago was admitted to the Nursing Home.
His first marriage to Jennie E. Colburn
took place March 29, 1892, at Arcadia. She died March 15,
1926; and on August 4, 1927, he was married to the late Della
Armitage of the Town of Weston at Winona, Minn. She died January
Surviving are three children: Harry Iffland, Humbird; Mrs. Leonard (Mayme) Laffe, Taylor; and Dewey Iffland, address unknown. Two grandchildren and four great-grandchildren also survive.
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