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Bartel, Gerhard A. (1868-1941)

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Christlicher Bundesbote obituary: 1941 Dec 9 p. 13

Birth date: 1868 March 16, Prussia
Date of Death: 1941 November 23, Idaho

Mennonite Weekly Review obituary: 1941 Dec 3 p. 1

text of obituary:


Word was received here of the death last week of G. A. Bartel of Aberdeen, Idaho, known to many readers as a former contributor to the Review.

Having returned home from a recent illness, he died suddenly as he was going to the car to attend the evening services at the Mennonite church in Aberdeen.

He reached the age of 73 years.

Leaving Kansas in 1906 to locate at Aberdeen, he was active in the hardware business there for many years. For a short time previous to that he was employed at the Herald Publishing Co. in Newton.

The first wife, nee Susan Unruh, died a number of years ago, and on October 22, 1939, he was united in marriage with Mrs. Susan Linscheid. Funeral services were held at the Aberdeen Mennonite church on November 27, conducted by Rev. P. A. Wedel, his pastor.

The Mennonite obituary: 1942 Jan 13 p. 11

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Biographical note:
Hillsboro, Kansas
Son of Peter and Helena (Bartel) Bartel
Married Susan Unruh 1899 October 12, Johannestal, Marion County, Kansas
Married Susanna (Mueller) Linscheid 1939 October 22, Idaho
Hardware Merchant -- Aberdeen, Idaho

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Photo holdings:
See Peter Bartel (1839-1923) for family photo

Ernest Bartel 1990 corresp.
Grandma Online Profile 281034
Find A Grave 54918959

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