The USGenWeb Project
Benton County, IAGenWeb Project
The IAGenWeb Project

Benton County, Iowa Obituaries
Waterloo Daily Courier; July 15, 1945
Burial at Vinton for Paul Nielsen, Drowning Victim
Paul Nielsen

Vinton, Ia. Burial services were Friday afternoon in Evergreen cemetery for Paul Nielsen, 54, Vinton laborer, whose body was found in the Cedar river across from the disposal plant at the lower end of Riverside park late Thursday by Weldon Hays.

Coroner John Burrows decided that Nielsen had drowned accidentally and believed that the body had been in the water about 24 hours.

Nielsen was last seen alive Wednesday evening.

The drowned man had lived here about five years. Recently he had been in failing health.

He was born in Denmark Mar. 29, 1891.

Surviving is one brother, Peter Reinbeck.

{Submitter comment: Not related}

Submitted on Jun 2, 2007 by
John Shuck,

Return To Obituary Index

If you note any corrections, changes, additions, or  find any links provided on this web site that are
not  functioning properly please notify  John Shuck, your Benton County Website Coordinator.

Copyright © 1997-2018. This web site was created solely for the
use and benefit of the IAGenWeb Project
a part of the USGenWeb Project.
All Rights Reserved.