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28 Nov 1907


Caroline, wife of Herman Bartz, died at the family home in Waukechon Tuesday of cancer of the stomach, after an illness of eighteen months.  Her age was 53 years, 9 months and 21 days.  She leaves besides her husband, three daughters and three sons, to mourn her loss.  Two of the daughters, Mrs. Gus Schernick and Mrs. Frank Zingler, reside in the city.  The funeral will take place Friday noon from the home, Rev. Kapinski, of the Waukechon Lutheran Church officiating.


Bartz, Karoline (Mrs.) wife of Hermann Bartz of Town Waukechon, passed away about one o’clock on Tuesday afternoon after suffering with cancer of the stomach about a year.  She was born on 7 Feb. 1854 in Pommern and reached the age of fifty-three years, nine months and nineteen days.  Those mourning her death are her grief stricken husband and six children, three sons and three daughters, Mrs. Gust Schoenick, Mrs. Frank Zingler and Mrs. August Wochenfuss from Waukechon.

The funeral was held today, Friday afternoon at twelve o’clock at the home and then at the Lutheran Church.  She was buried in the Church Cemetery with Pastor Karpinsky officiating.