Obit: Mayer, Joseph F. (1906 - 1988)

Contact: Dolores (Mohr) Kenyon

Surnames: Mayer, Brandsteder, Kaiser, Bemis

----Source: Clark County Press (Neillsville, Clark Co., WI) 1/14/1988

Mayer, Joseph F. (29 January 1906 – 7 Jan 1988)

Joseph F. Mayer, 81, Rt. 1 Humbird, died Thursday, January 7, at Fairchild Nursing Home. Born in rural Humbird on January 29, 1906, he married Rosella Brandsteder on September 8, 1931, at Fairview Catholic Church. Joe farmed all his life until retiring in 1965, due to a farm injury. He has been a long-time member of the Knights of Columbus, and a lifetime member of St. Joseph’s Catholic Church, Fairview.

Survivors include his wife; one daughter, Elaine Kaiser of Hudson; three sons, Paul of Lowell, Indiana, Vern of Neillsville and David of Fall Creek; a sister, Tracy Bemis of Humbird; 13 grandchildren and five-great-grandchildren.

Services were held Monday, January 11, at St. Joseph’s Catholic Church at Fairview, with burial in the church cemetery. Anderson Funeral Home, Augusta, was in charge of arrangements.



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