Obit: Ula, Anton T. (1886 - 1929)

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----Source: Greenwood Gleaner 22 Aug 1929



The funeral services of Anton T. Ula, prominent farmer of this vicinity (Clark County), who died at the Luther hospital at Eau Claire, were held at the United Lutheran Church at 2:00 P.M. on Wednesday afternoon, with Rev. M. K. Aaberg officiating. The remains were taken to Blanchardville and a service was held in the York Lutheran Church near Blanchardville, at 2:00 P.M. on Thursday afternoon. The Rev. M. K.Aaberg of Greenwood also officiated at this service, assisted by the Rev. S.C. Benson, pastor of the Lutheran Church at Blanchardville and Rev. J. H. Myrwang of Prairie. Interment took place in York Lutheran Cemetery in Grant County.

Anton Ula was born at Blanchardville, Wis. on Feb. 27, 1886. He attended the local school and received his education in the city of his birth. Growing to manhood in Grant County, he followed the occupation of a farmer, and in Oct. 1915, he was married to Miss Clara Swiggun, also of Blanchardville. The following spring, Mr. and Mrs. Ula moved to Clark County and settled on a farm in Eaton Township near Greenwood, where they have made their home since.

Mr. Ula enjoyed exceptionally good health and cared for the duties of his farm, also taking an active part in the social and political affairs of the community in which he lived until he was taken suddenly ill with acute appendicitis. He was hurried by ambulance to the Luther hospital at Eau Claire, where an operation was performed immediately. The following Sunday Mr. Ula took a turn suddenly for the worse and a second operation was performed.

Deceased leaves his wife, seven sisters and three brothers to mourn his death. The brothers and sisters are: A. C. Ula and John Ula of Iowa Peter Ula of Janesville, Wis., Mrs. Lena Iverson of Janesville, Wis. Mrs. M. J. Eidsmoe of Freda, N.D. Mrs. Ollie Elestad of Arcadia Mrs. A. O. Brazer of Sechlerville Miss Tina Ula of Winnetka, Ill. Mrs. P. O. Sorum, of Blanchardville and Mrs. O. J. Schmidt of Arcadia.



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