Obit: Thiede, Ewald (1897 - 1958)
Contact: Dolores Mohr Kenyon
Surnames: Thiede, Schwirten, Thayer,
Wegner, Lowe, Hillert, Krause, Garbisch, Lautenbach, Beilke, Tamke,
Erickson, Gluch, Meinerz, Schmidt, Throndson, Trombridge, Auer,
Barry, English, Hannah, Bender, Swieso, Boettcher, Tyler, Beninga,
----Source: Clark County Press (Neillsville, Clark Co., WI.) August 28, 1958
Thiede, Ewald (24 January 1897 - 24
Funeral services were conducted Wednesday
from the Zion American Lutheran Church, in Granton for Ewald
Thiede, 61, who died August 24 at his home in Arcadia. The
Rev. Marvin A. Beninga pastor and the Rev. Walter Schulthgia,
pastor of St. John’s Christ American Lutheran Church in
Arcadia, officiated. Burial was made in the parish cemetery
Mr. Thiede, a native of Granton, was born
January 24, 1897. His parents were the late Herman and
Caroline (Schwirten) Thiede. He received his education in
Granton and worked the home farm.
Following his marriage on October 12,
1917, to the former Josephine Thayer at Granton, they continued to
farm until their son, Leonard, took over the home place. The
past six years they had resided in Arcadia, where he was engaged in
selling dairy feeds. The last year he had worked in a
He is survived by his wife and four
children: Eugene of Granton; Leonard of Granton; Mrs. Clarence (Alice) Wagner of Neillsville, and William of La Crosse. A
sister, Mrs. Charles (Margaret) Lowe of Whitehall, and 11
grandchildren also survive.
The Georgas Funeral Home made the funeral
----Source: Clark County Press (Neillsville, Clark Co., WI.) September 4, 1958
Funeral services for Ewald Thiede, 61,
were conducted August 27 from the Zion Lutheran Church in
Granton. The Rev. Marvin Beninga and the Rev. Walter
Schulthgia of Arcadia officiated. Burial was made in the
Pallbearers were: Richard Hillert, Oscar
Krause, Carl Garbisch, Ed Lautenbach and Theodore Beilke.
Mrs. Roger Tamke and Edward Erickson, accompanied by Ronald Gluch,
sang, "The Old Rugged Cross."
People from out of town attending were:
Mrs. Harry Schultz, Mr. and Mrs. Harvey Meinerz, Mrs. Roger Tamke,
Mrs. Oscar Schmidt, Ruby Tamke, Roger Tamke, Mr. and Mrs. Cliff
Throndson, Mrs. Reinhold Tamke, Mrs. Harry Trombridge, Mr. and Mrs.
LaVerne Auer, Mr. and Mrs. George Barry and Mr. and Mrs. Morris
English, Arcadia; Mr. and Mrs. Art Lautenbach, Mr. and Mrs. Ray
Hannah and Mr. and Mrs. Elmer Bender, Loyal; Mr. and Mrs. Walter
Swieso, Greenwood; Mr. and Mrs. E. M. Boettcher, and Mr. an Ms. Ray
Funeral arrangements were made by the Georgas Funeral Home.
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