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Marion Advertiser Newspaper

4 Aug1930


William Zuhse, the son of Ferdinand and Frederick Zuhse, born July 8, 1875 in Regenwalde, Sorkinhof, Pommern.

In his fancy he came with his parents to America and settled in the town of Grant.

In the year 1900 he came married to Hattie Steinhauser. To this Union four children were born, they are Laura, Mrs. Ed. Block of Birnamwood, Alma of Marion, Leona, Mrs. Erick Fruitag of Birnamwood and Fred who died eleven years ago.

In the year 1913 Mrs. Zuhse passed away.

1917 he was married to Anna Krotz of Seymour. Mr. Zuhse has been employed with the Chicago Northwestern company for twenty- four years and worked up to the last few hours. On Saturday the 19th of July he became painfully sick and Monday morning he was passed away there Wednesday morning. He was 55 years and 15 days old and leaves to mourn his widow and three daughters and four sisters.

His sisters are, Mrs. Frank Ehricke of Pella, Mrs. Ed. Page of Gresham, Mrs. Aug. Leschensky of Marion, and Mrs. Fred Smith of Tigerton and his brother, Gustave of Clintonville.

He was laid to rest in the Greenleaf Cemetery in this village, Friday, July 25, 1930.

Rev. Jaquith officiated the services.