Renkert, Henrietta 1843-1886
Posted By: S. Ferrall - IAGenWeb volunteer
Date: 11/21/2014 at 16:38:28
On the morning of December 30th, at half-past two o'clock, occurred the death of Mrs. Geo. Renkert, of heart disease. She awakened her husband and asked for a drink of water which he got for her, when he noticed that she was in great distress. He went to his nearest neighbor for help, sent for the doctor who found her dead on his arrival.
They were married about eleven months ago. She was 46 years of age. The funeral took place New Years day. She was buried in the cemetery at St. Sebald, Sperry township.
~Elkader Weekly Register, Jan. 6, 1887
Note: her first name on gravestone is Henrietta & birth year 1843
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