Obit: Steinwand, Ambrose M. #2 (1877 - 1957) 

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Surnames: Steinwand 

----Source: Abbotsford Tribune (Abbotsford, Clark County, Wis.) 11/07/1957 

Steinwand, Ambrose M. (1 June 1877 - 1 Nov. 1957) 

Ambrose M. Steinwand, 80, died of a heart ailment at his home at Colby early Friday morning, Nov. 1.  

Born in the town of Colby, Mr. Steinwand lived in this area all his life. For 20 years he manufactured Colby cheese in a factory originated by his father, and then entered the automobile business.  

He was affiliated with the Security State Bank since its organization in 1920, serving as president for several years, and was chairman of the board of directors when he died. He was also affiliated with the Lynn Mutual Insurance Company since 1913 as agent and adjuster. He was president of the organization’s fire company at the time of his death. 

From 1922 to 1935, he served as postmaster at Colby. 

Besides his widow he is survived by a daughter, Miss Laura Steinwand, a son, Herbert, Colby; two grand children and two great grand children. Two brothers, George and Theodore, both of Colby, also survive. 



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