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Austin County Obituaries 1917, The Sealy News

Johan Schwark

At 7:10 p.m., Friday, February 2, occurred the death of John Schwark, father of Mrs. H. J. Ueckert.

Deceased was born in Dovernarnd, Germany, in 1833, coming to this country many years ago. He first settled at Millheim, moving from there to Bellville where he lived until three years ago when came to Sealy residing here with his daughter until he died.

He leaves only one child, Mrs. Ueckert, and two grandchildren, Ferdinand and Herbert Ueckert.

The remains were taken to Bellville for burial Sunday morning, Rev. Ross of Brenham conducting services.

Those attending the funeral from Sealy were: Mr. And Mrs. H. J. Ueckert and two sons, Mr. And Mrs. John Nowak, Mrs. A. Goodenzweig, Messrs. F. Kellner, F. Westerman.

(Burial in Bellville, Oak Knoll Cemetery)

Submitted by: Judy Oakes