Floyd County

Marie Faith Immer


Charles City -- The Watanye club dinner at 6:30 o'clock and the meeting following will be Tuesday evening in Hotel St. Charles. The guest speaker for the occasion will be Marie Immer, former army nurse, who will tell of her experience in the south Pacific. The announcement of the meeting states that members may bring a guest.

Source: The Courier - Waterloo, Iowa, May 20, 1946

TO WED AUSTRALIAN -- Miss Marie Immer, Charles City, daughter of the late Mrs. Louis Immer, has left for San Francisco to sail Friday for Australia where she will be married soon.

Miss Immer, was an army nurse serving at the Mayo Clinic unit from Rochester, Minn., in New Guinea, and it was there that she met Francis Ardinack, a pharmacist, of East Freemantle, Australia.

Mr. Ardinack will meet his bride-to-be at Sydney, Australia, where they will be married, then proceed to East Freemantle where they will make their home.

Source: The Gazette, Cedar Rapids, Iowa, May 8, 1947 (photo included)

Marie Faith Immer Andinach was born about 1907 to Andrew and Louise Siegrist Immer. She died Dec. 11, 1964 in Australia.

Marie served in World War II with the U.S. Army Nurse Corps in the Pacific Theater. She was married to Francis Andinach.

Source: ancestry.com