. Sophie Bakeman Kittner .

contributed by:  Pat Drees


.Green Bay Press Gazette -  June 26, 1911.

. FOUR GENERATIONS'

HEAD DIES AGED 83.

 . Mrs. E. C. Kittner Succumbs

of Old Age and Effects of

Hot Weather.

.Funeral Services Will Be Held at Moravian Church Tomorrow
Woman Lived Here Over 40 Years
Son and Daughter Left

Mrs. E. (Edward) C. Kittner, a resident of Green Bay for two score years and the head of four generations, died Saturday evening from the effects of old age at her home at 309 South Washinton street. Mrs. Kittner had bee in comparatively good health and her death was unexpected. It is believed the hot weather had some effect toward hastening the end. Mrs. Kittner was 83 years old.

The funeral service will be held tomorrow afternoon at 2o'clock at the east side Moravian church by Rev. Otto Heise. The interment will be at Woodlawn.

Mrs. Kittner was born in Germany in 1828 and came to America 60 years ago. After the Peshtigo Fire she moved to this city in 1871.

Son John E. Kittner and a daughter, Helen Kittner survive her. Besides then there are several grandchildren and great grandchildren.

(notes:Survivor od the 1871 Peshtigo Fire.  Please also see:  Peshtigo Fire Home Page )

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