Tues 1 Aug 1916
The sad news that Awald Hartwig son of Mrs. and Mrs. Hartwig of the town of Washington, had passed away at Bear Creek, on Sunday evening. Awald was cheese maker for A. Raisler and while at work Saturday was overcome by heat. Mr. and Mrs. Hartwig went to Bear Creek at once, and all efforts to save his life were fruitless. He died at eight o’clock Sunday night. The body arrived here Monday noon. The funeral will take place Thursday P.M. Rev. Noden will deliver the funeral sermon. The young man was twenty years old at the time of death and was well known here and was held in high esteem by all with whom he came in contact.
Shawano County Journal
Thurs 3 Aug 1916
Ewald Hartwig, son of Mr. and Mrs. Charles Hartwig of Cecil, who is employed in a cheese factory at Bear Creek was overcome by the heat at that place and died Sunday. The burial took place Wednesday from the Lutheran Church in Cecil; Rev. Norton conducted the funeral services. The bereaved parents have the sympathy of all in this sad affliction.