Obit: Opferkuch, John P. #3 (1933? - 1957)

Transcriber: Robert Lipprandt 

Surnames: Opferkuch

----Source: The Star News (Medford, WI) 2/07/1957

Opferkuch, Charles Burt (1933? - 6 FEB 1957)

John Opferkuch, about 23, of Hannibal (Taylor Co.), Wis., was accidentally killed about 5 p.m. yesterday afternoon when a log fell off a truck and fractured his skull.

Opferkuch was helping unload pulpwood on a railway siding near the Thorp newspaper office when the accident occurred. He released a tie chain and four or five logs rolled off the truck, one of them striking him. He lived only a few moments.

He is the son of Philip Opferkuch. He was not married.

The body was taken to Gilman for funeral arrangements.

Military: Co. A., 724th Eng. Bat. (C), Wisconsin National Guard

Note: Birth data was not published with obituary. Source of military information was obtained from NADA.



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