ROTGERS, Jennie 1883-1919
Posted By: Tammy (email)
Date: 9/15/2013 at 13:22:46
Jennie Rotgers, nee Freese, was born in German township, Grundy county, Iowa, on March 21, 1883, as the first born child of Mr. and Mrs. Ralph Freese. On the 26th of February, 1903 she was united in marriage with Rotger Rotgers with whom she spent seventeen years of a blessed union. Seven children came to gladden the hearts of the parents, Johnny, Rudolf, Harry, Tinnie, Carrie, Robert and the little baby. Not long however could she enjoy her last baby. Although she appeared to be recovering nicely it developed that Mrs. Rotgers was suffering from an internal malevolent ulser which caused her blood to become infected with puss and thus became the direct cause of her death. She departed this life November 25th at 9:00 p.m., aged 36 years, 8 months and 4 days.
She leaves in deepest sorrow her husband and children, her mother, four sisters and four brothers. Her father died eleven years ago and one sister three years ago.
Card of Thanks
We desire to express our gratitude to the many friends who so kindly assisted us during the recent illness and death of our beloved wife and mother; for the many expressions of sympathy and for the beautiful floral offerings.
Rotger Rotgers and Children and Relatives.
--The Ackley World (Ackley, Iowa), 4 December 1919, pg 1
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