Obit: Gabrovic, Louise, #2 (1890 - 1962)

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Surnames: Gabrovic, Jordan, Wren, Celesnik, Wehrman, Cirone, Aumann, Plautz, Herrick, Horvat, Krultz, Zorman, Schlindler, Kirn, Bergant, Dickman, Berger

                       

----Source: Clark County Press (Neillsville, Clark Co., WI.) October 18, 1962

 

Gabrovic, Louise (29 December 1890 - 11 October 1962)

 

Funeral services for Mrs. Louise Gabrovic, 71, of Neillsville, were conducted Saturday afternoon from the Bergemann Funeral Home.  Jerome Berger of the Jehovah Witnesses officiated, and burial was made in the National Cemetery in Willard.

 

Mrs. Gabrovic, the former Louise Jordan who died last Thursday in Neillsville, was born December 29, 1890, in Jugoslavia. She received her education there and in 1912 came to the United States, locating in Harrisburg, Ill.

 

On October 5, 1913 she was married to Lucas Gabrovic in Harrisburg.  In 1913 they came to Clark County and lived on a farm near Willard.  Fifteen years ago she came to Neillsville to make her home with her daughter, Mrs. Gilbert Wren and her family.  She was a member of the Jehovah Witnesses.

 

Mrs. Gabrovic is survived by three daughters, Mrs. Gilbert (Louise) Wren, Neillsville, Mrs. Albena Celesnik of Eau Claire, and Mrs. Herbert (Cecelia) Wehrman of Withee; three sons, Ignac of Willard, John of Conrath, and Jack Gabrovic of Wiesbaden, Germany.  Twenty-one grandchildren and two great-grandchildren also survive.

 

Pallbearers were: Ignac and John Gabrovic, Gilbert Wren, Herbert Wehrman, Ronald and Larry Wren.

 

People from out of town attending the service were: Mr. and Mrs. Ignac Gabrovic, Willard; Miss Janet Gabrovic, Wisconsin Rapids; Mr. and Mrs. John Gabrovic and family, Conrath; Mrs. Albena Celesnik, Misses Gloria and Marian Celesnik, Eau Claire; Mr. and Mrs. Herbert Wehrman and family, Withee; Miss Linda Wren, West Bend; Mr. and Mrs. William Cirone, Lakeside Central Co., Chicago, Ill.; Mr. and Mrs. August Gabrovic, North Riverside, Ill.; Mrs. Angeline Aumann, Marshfield; Mrs. Joe Plautz, Mrs.  Robert Herrick, Mr. and Mrs. John Horvat, Mr. and Mrs. Mike Krultz, Sr., all of Willard; Mr. and Mrs. Louis Zorman, Greenwood; Mr. and Mrs. Joe Schlindler, Owen; Mrs. Martin Kirn, Mrs. John Bergant and Mr. and Mrs. Jake Dickman, Willard.

 

 


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