Marion Advertiser Newspaper

25 Feb 1916


AUGUST ZIETLOW

The body of Aug. Zietlow who committed suicide at Kaukauna Monday, was brought to this village Tuesday and Wednesday interment was made in the Marion cemetery. Owing to domestic trouble, Mr. Zietlow blew his head off with dynamite. He placed a dynamite cap in his mouth with fuse attached, lit the fuse with a match. Death came quickly. Aug. Zietlow was a former resident of Split Rock and a brother of the late Wm. Zietlow of Marion. He leaves numerous relatives in this community.