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Thurs 28 Feb 1946


Mrs. Breitzman Buried at Belle Plaine

Last rites for Mrs. Martin (Friederike) Breitzman, Belle Plaine, who died in Shawano Wednesday morning, were held at 2:00 Saturday afternoon in the Pella church.  Burial was in the church cemetery.  Born Feb. 24, 1859, in Germany, she came to this country at the age of 14 and settled in Dodge County.  The family moved to a farm in Belle Plaine in 1883.  Survivors are 6 children:  Mrs. Henry Kort, Shawano: Mrs. Gustave Koeller, Thornton; Martin, Belle Plaine; August, at home; William, Shawano; and Mrs. Albert Hoffman; 21 grandchildren, 12 great-grandchildren, and 3 sisters and brothers.  Mr. Breitzman and 2 daughters preceded her in death.