BLITSCH, John 1826-1905
BLITSCH, BROUSCH, WHITRY, WALSH, ELLIOTT
Posted By: S. Bell
Date: 1/30/2015 at 00:38:58
[Waterloo Daily Reporter, Monday, September 11, 1905, Waterloo, Iowa]
John Blitsch of Eagle Center and at one time a resident of Waterloo, died Saturday night at ll:25 after an illness of rheumatism combined with tuberculosis of the blood.
Funeral will be held Wednesday morning at 10 o'clock from. St. Joseph's Catholic Church in Eagle Center, Father Takin or Father Cooney officiating. Burial will be made in the cemetery at Eagle Center.
He leaves besides a widow, three boys, three daughters as follows: John and Chris, of Eagle Center, and Jacob of Waterloo; and Anna Elliott, Tama County; Dena Walsh, Waterloo, and Lizzie Witry, of Eagle Center. The-brother's and sisters are Martin, William and Mary of Germany and Jacob, of Peru, Ill.
Gravestone inscribed John Blitsch Dec. 19, 1826 - Sept 9, 1905
His wife as Elizabeth (Brousch) Blitsch (1837 - 1907)
Black Hawk Obituaries maintained by Kermit Kittleson.
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