Obit: Sines, Martha (1912 - 1940)

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Surnames: Sines, Henke, Weix

----Sources: THORP COURIER (Thorp, Clark County, Wis.) 10/31/1940

Sines, Martha (25 DEC 1912 - 23 OCT 1940)

Mrs. Harold Sines, nee Martha Henke, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Louis Henke of the town of Worden (Clark Co., Wis.), passed away at Grandview Hospital, La Crosse, Wis., at one o’clock last Wednesday afternoon, Oct. 23rd, 1940. She resided at Sparta, Wis.

The deceased was born here on Dec. 25, 1912. She received her education in the local schools and graduated from Thorp High School in 1930.

She attended the Wis. Business University at La Crosse in 1931, after which she was employed as record librarian at Grandview Hospital in that city and secretary to Dr. W.A. Henke until her marriage to Harold Sines on May 20, 1939, at Blessed Sacrament Catholic Church. She then resided in Sparta, where her husband operated a dry cleaning business.

Surviving are her husband and parents, three sisters, Mrs. Lawrence Weix of Abbotsford, Miss Agnes Henke of Los Angeles, Calif., and Miss Veronica Henke of La Crosse.

Funeral services were held at St. Bernard’s Church here on Sunday morning, Father A.M. Muckerheide officiating and interment taking place in the parish cemetery. Pallbearers were: Lawrence and Donald Henke, Alfred and Raymond Baldeschwiler, William Meyer and Martin Oberle.



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