WULF, Louis 1850-1941
Posted By: Tammy (email)
Date: 11/19/2010 at 10:57:51
Funeral services for Louis Bernard Wulf, 91, who died at 10:50 a.m. Monday at his home in Reinbeck will be held Thursday at 1:30 p.m. at the home and at 2 p.m. at St. John's Evangelical Lutheran church, conducted by Rev. O. F. Koch, pastor. Burial will be in the Reinbeck cemetery. The body is at the Robinson funeral home.
He was born Feb. 28, 1850, in Schleswig-Holstein, Germany. On Dec. 4, 1881, he was married to Dorothea Hinz. In 1887 they emigrated to America, coming directly to Reinbeck, where he was employed on the old B. C. R. & N. railway, now the Rock Island, for many years. In 1898 he was advanced to section foreman, and moved to Wellsburg, Ia., where he resided until retirement in 1920.
His wife died Jan. 31, 1931. Mrs. Wulf is survived by nine children, five sons and four daughters: Mrs. Emma Lewis, Reinbeck; August Wulf, Lead, So. Dak.; Mrs. J. H. Ludermann, Louis Wulf, William Wulf, Miss Mathilda Wulf and Mrs. William Ross, all of Wellsburg; Emil Wulf, Rapid City, So. Dak.; Walter Wulf, Reinbeck, and 14 grandchildren and one great-grandchild.
--Waterloo Daily Courier (Waterloo, Iowa), 30 September 1941
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