Obit: Carter, Hubert Lee (1896 - 1969)

Contact: Dolores (Mohr) Kenyon

Surnames: Carter, Savage, Irish, Prochazka, Dushek

----Source: Clark County Press (Neillsville, Clark Co., WI) 11/27/1969

Carter, Hubert Lee (21 July 1896 - 23 November 1969)

Hubert Lee Carter, 73, of Neillsville, died Sunday at a hospital in Wisconsin Rapids. Funeral services were held at 1:30 p.m. from the Georgas Funeral Home, with the Rev. William Dushek officiating. Burial was made in the Neillsville City Cemetery.

Mr. Carter was born July 21, 1896, to Eddie and Linnie (Savage) Carter in Clark County, where he received his education. He was married in Neillsville January 17, 1920*, to Bernice Irish, who survives. (*Cemetery record shows a marriage date of October 23, 1920).

He worked on the farm for a short time and then was employed as an auto mechanic. He worked here and in La Crose until 1949. Mr. and Mrs. Carter operated the first state group home for girls. They retired and came to Neillsville in 1962. He served in the army from August 14, 1918 to December 31, 1919.

Besides his wife, Bernice, he is survived by a sister, Lullabel Prochazka of Neillsville.



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