Obit: Wenner, Peter (1887 - 1976)

Contact: Dolores (Mohr) Kenyon

Surnames: Wenner, Notz, Graff, Schmid6t, Merrill

----Source: Clark County Press (Neillsville, Clark Co., WI) 12/18/1976

Wenner, Peter (21 November 1887 – 14 December 1976)

Peter Wenner, a resident of the Neillsville and Granton area from 1936 to 1950, died December 14, in Casper, Wy., where he had lived for the past one and one-half years. Funeral services and burial were in Waterloo, Il., on Friday.

Mr. Wenner was born November 21,1887, in Kaukauna and grew up in Mishicot. Later, he lived in Minnesota and in Taylor County before coming to this area in 1936 to farm.

His marriage to the former Elizabeth Notz took place in 1911. She died in 1945. In 1947 he was married to the former Katherine Graff, who died in 1966.

Surviving are two sons, William of Casper, Wy., and Joseph of Clintonville; two daughters, Mrs. Joseph (Josephine) Schmidt of Rt. 1 Neillsville, and Mrs. Charles (Miriam) Merrill of Tampa, F.; and 20 grandchildren and16 great-grand (balance cut off.)



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