Schlake, Arthur 1890-1910
SCHLAKE, BACKHAUS, SCHROEDER, LOESKE
Posted By: Nathan Lingwall (email)
Date: 6/26/2004 at 14:32:33
On Thursday, June 21, he with several friends went on a fishing excursion to the Mississippi. While in bathing he was taken with a heart stroke and died instantly. The corpse was taken to the home of his parents at 12 o'clock. The sorrowing parents heard the news while seated at a golden wedding supper at Gutteberg. Arthur was an industrious young man and through his good behavior was an honor to his parnets. He was buried on 23 June 1910 in Garnavillo cemetery, lot 30.
Funeral services were held Friday afternoon at St. Paul's Lutheran church. Rev. K. Braun conducted services. Internment was made in the new cemetery. Left to mourn his death are his parents, Mr. and Mrs. Henry Schlake, his sisters, Ida, married to Henry Backhaus of Manly, Anna Schroeder of Jefferson township, John married to Carrie Loeske, Jefferson township, Albert, Anna, Herman, Ruth, LeRoy, Nettie and Victor at home.
(born January 21, 1890 son of Henry and Lizzie Schlake)
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