Langreck, Jacob (1895 - 1979)






----Source: Clark County Press January 4, 1979


Jacob Langreck to be buried this Thursday

Jacob Langreck, 83, passed away after a lingering illness, Monday, January 1.

Langreck, 213 east Sixth St., Neillsville, was a resident of the Neillsville Memorial Home at the time of his death.

Funeral services were slated for this Thursday, January 4, from St. Mary's Catholic Church in Neillsville with the Rev. Joseph Henseler officiating. Burial was to be in the parish cemetery with the Gesche Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.

Langreck was born on October 11, 1895 in St. Lucas, Iowa, to John and Mary (Meiner) Langreck. After receiving his education in Iowa, he moved with his parents to the Neillsville area and farmed with them in the Town of Grant until he purchased his own farm in that township. On January 8, 1924, he married Veronica E. Ziblinski in Neillsville ceremonies.

After the marriage, the couple continued farming and he worked as a carpenter, retiring in 1975 and moving to Neillsville.

Surviving besides his wife is one son, Delbert Langreck, Neillsville two daughters, Mrs. John (Joyce) Zinthefer of Marshfield and Mrs. Dale (Joan) Fitzmaurice of Janesville three sisters, Mrs. Henry (Agnes) Aumann of Loyal and Mrs. Max (Theresa) Statz and Mrs. Ray (Rose) Noll, both of Neillsville two brothers, John H. of St. Lucas, Iowa, and Ferdinand of Greenwood fifteen grandchildren and one great grandchild.

Preceding him in death were three brothers.



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