Austin County Obits
Walter Michaelis 1918, The Sealy News
Cleveland Boy Dies in Camp Travis Hospital
The remains of Mr. Walter Michaelis who died at the hospital in Camp Travis was brought to Cleveland Friday to the home of his brother Mr. Ed. Michaelis where funeral services were conducted Saturday at the St. Nicholas cemetery at Cat Spring Mr. Alex Theumann officiating. Death was due to pneumonia. At the time of his death he was 29 years 1 month and 20 days old. He leaves one sister and three brothers, many relatives and friends to mourn his untimely death. Mr. Michaelis was very highly esteemed by all who knew him, and his death came as a shock to his relatives and many friends.
From Cemetery Listing: Born: January 16, 1889 Died: March 6, 1918 Buried Cat Spring Lutheran Cemetery (St. Nicholas)
Submitted by: Judy Hess Oakes