Advocate

Tuesday 11 Oct 1910

On Monday of last week, August C. Ewald of the town of Pella passed away after an extended illness.  Deceased was 38 years and six months old and his whole lifetime had been spent in the town of Pella where he was born.  On June 1, 1899 he was married to Lydia Radtke and to them 3 children were born and with the wife mourn the sad and untimely taking away of a good husband and kind father.  Mr. Ewald has been ill since last spring and in his death the town of Pella loses one of the respected and useful citizens.  Funeral services were held last Friday afternoon, Rev. Best officiating and the remains were laid away in the Evangelical cemetery in the town of Grant.