Obit: Kammerer, Joseph #2 (1902 - 1975)
Contact: Dolores (Mohr) Kenyon
Surnames: Kammerer, Keller, Ball, Gartner, Mowry, Schmoldt, Evett, Mann, Moore, Schwellenbach, Milbreit, Opelt, Kurasz, Dahnert, Ampe, Schiesel, Henseler
----Source: Clark County Press (Neillsville, Clark Co., WI) 1/09/1975
Kammerer, Joseph (21 January 1902 – 30 January 1974)
Funeral services were held Friday, January 3, from the Georgas-Gesche Funeral Home for Joseph Kammerer of Rt. 1 Greenwood, who died December 30 in Neillsville at the age of 72. The Rev. Joseph Henseler of St. Mary’s Catholic Church officiated, and burial followed in the parish cemetery.
The son of Anton and Katherine (Keller) Kammerer, he was born January 21, 1902, in Hungary and came to the United States with his mother and other children in the family when they joined the elder Mr. Kammerer in Chicago. Joseph Kammerer attended school in Chicago. He worked for AT&T for a time, then came to Clark County in 1930 and farmed until he retired because of failing health.
Survivors include one sister, Mrs. Samie (Mary) Ball of Neillsville, and one brother, Anton Kammerer of Port Richie, Fl.
Pallbearers were Ben Schwellenbach, Harold Milbreit, Robert Opelt, Joe Kurasz, Fred Dahnert and Ted Ampe. Mrs. John Schiesel was the organist.
Those from out of town who attended the services were: Mr. and Mrs. Anton Kammerer, Port Richie, Fl.; Mr. and Mrs. Ronald Gartner, McGregor, Ia.; Mr. and Mrs. Ronald Gartner, East Troy; Mr. and Mrs. George Kammerer, McHenry, Il.; Mr. and Mrs. Ray Mowry, Menomonee Falls; Mr. and Mrs. Elmer Schmoldt, Lake Forest, Il.; Mrs. Edward Evett and Mrs. Magdalene Kammerer, Dixon, Il.; Steve Mann, Chicago, Il.; and Mr. and Mrs. Wayne Moore, Conrath.
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