JOHNSON, Wiegert 1855-1930
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Date: 10/15/2012 at 20:24:45
Wiegert Johnson, Holland Native Died At Ackley
Ackley--The funeral of Wiegert Johnson, who died Sunday at the home of a son, John, north of here was conducted Tuesday. The funeral service was held from the Westfriesland church, Rev. Henry Johnson, assisted by Rev. Seybold of the St. John's church officiating. Burial was in the church yard.
Mr. Johnson was born in Holland on Feb. 9, 77 years ago. He came to the United States 27 years ago. Survivors are the son with whom he lived, two other sons and two daughters: Emmo, Shell Rock; Jans, Cedar Falls, Mrs. John Eising, Wilmot, Minn. and Mrs. Anna Kwant, in Holland.
--The Aplington News (Aplington, Iowa), 26 February 1930
Old Resident Dead
Wiegert Johnson, who made his home with Mr. and Mrs. Johnson, his son, north of Ackley, passed away following a comparatively short illness last Saturday, in his 77th year. He was born February 9, 1855.
Funeral services were held Tuesday afternoon at West Friesland German Presbyterian church, two miles southeast of Ackley, the services being conducted by the pastor, Rev. Henry Johnson. Interment was made in the cemetery adjoining the church.
--Ackley World-Journal (Ackley, Iowa), 27 February 1930, pg 1
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