FREERKSEN, Alfred 1881-1952
Posted By: Tammy (email)
Date: 8/16/2012 at 06:42:51
Alfred Freerksen Passed Away Friday
Funeral services were held Monday afternoon at 1:00 o'clock at the Henry Weitkamp home and later at the Second Christian Reformed church for Alfred Freerksen, who died Friday at 6:00 o'clock at the Allen Memorial hospital in Waterloo as the result of complications following surgery last Tuesday for a bowel obstruction.
On Feb. 14, 1881 the deceased was born in Shiloh township to Mr. and Mrs. John Freerksen. He was of a quiet and reserved nature, a man of few words. For the past 42 years Mr. Freerksen made his home with his brother-in-law and sister, Mr. and Mrs. Henry Weitkamp.
Surviving the deceased are two sisters, Mrs. Weitkamp and Mrs. Sophie Beecroft both of Wellsburg. Preceding the deceased in death were his parents and two brothers, Louis and John.
Interment for the deceased was made at the Reformed church cemetery.
Relatives and friends attended the funeral from Marshalltown, Waterloo, Iowa Falls, Eldora, Bradford, Whitten, Grundy Center and Ackley.
--Wellsburg Herald (Wellsburg, Iowa), 12 June 1952
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