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Engel, William Carl[1]

Male 1873 - 1961  (88 years)


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  • Name Engel, William Carl 
    Born 15 Jan 1873  Douglas County, IL. Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 27 Mar 1961  Polk County, NE. Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Calvary Cemetery; Columbus, NE. Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I2984  Wuerdemann Family
    Last Modified 18 Dec 2017 

    Father Engel, Johan Georg,   b. 9 May 1830, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Jul 1889, Platte County, NE. Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 59 years) 
    Mother Hoffmann, Katherina,   b. 16 Apr 1833, Gambach Hessen Darmstadt, GER. Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Mar 1923, Platte County, NE. Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 89 years) 
    Married 14 Apr 1853  Cincinnati, OH. Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F1784  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Rickert, Clara,   b. 18 Dec 1875, Colfax County, NE. Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Oct 1969, Columbus, NE Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 93 years) 
    Married 30 Nov 1893  St. John's Evangelical Lutheran Church, (Shell Creek); Columbus, NE. Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
    +1. Engel, Siebert,   b. 1897, ? Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1961, ? Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 64 years)
     2. Engel, Katherine,   b. UNKNOWN, Platte County, NE. Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified 18 Dec 2017 
    Family ID F1791  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • _P_CCINFO 2-14330
      ENGEL, WILLIAM C. [Jan. 15, 1873 - Mar. 27, 1961] [The Columbus Daily Telegram, Mar. 28, 1961, pg. 5]

      Funeral services for William C. Engel, 88, well-known Platte county resident, will be at 1:15 p.m. Thursday at the Gass Funeral chapel and at 2 p.m. at St. John's Lutheran church, Shell Creek.
      The Rev. W. H. Saas will officiate. Burial will be in Calvary cemetery. The body will lie in state at the Gass chapel after 11 am. Wednesday.

      Mr. Engel, a resident of this community since he was a boy, died early Monday afternoon at the Social Center rest home, Osceola.

      Born Jan. 15, 1873 in Douglas county, Ill., he came to Nebraska at the age of six with his parents, Mr. and Mrs. George C. Engel, who located on a farm seven miles northeast of Columbus.

      He was a lifelong member of St. John's Lutheran church, where he was confirmed, and served a number of years on the church council. He also served on the District 44 school board.

      On November 30, 1893 he married Clara Rickert at St. John's church, the Rev. G. F. Mueller officiating. They lived on the Engel farm until moving to Columbus in 1951. Their home is at 3017 21st Street.

      Mr. Engel is survived by his wife; son, Siebert of Columbus; daughter, Mrs. Otto (Katherine) Mueller of Monroe; six grandchildren, 23 great-grandchildren and one great-great-grandchild.

      The last of his family generation, Mr. Engel was preceded in death by his parents, two brothers and three sisters. Two grandsons, Virgil and Orville Mueller are also deceased.

      Memorials may be given to St. John's Lutheran church, Shell Creek.
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      ENGEL, WILLIAM C. [Jan. 15, 1873 - Mar. 27, 1961] [The Columbus Daily Telegram, Mar. 28, 1961, pg. 5]

      Funeral services for William C. Engel, 88, well-known Platte county resident, will be at 1:15 p.m. Thursday at the Gass Funeral chapel and at 2 p.m. at St. John's Lutheran church, Shell Creek.
      The Rev. W. H. Saas will officiate. Burial will be in Calvary cemetery. The body will lie in state at the Gass chapel after 11 am. Wednesday.

      Mr. Engel, a resident of this community since he was a boy, died early Monday afternoon at the Social Center rest home, Osceola.

      Born Jan. 15, 1873 in Douglas county, Ill., he came to Nebraska at the age of six with his parents, Mr. and Mrs. George C. Engel, who located on a farm seven miles northeast of Columbus.

      He was a lifelong member of St. John's Lutheran church, where he was confirmed, and served a number of years on the church council. He also served on the District 44 school board.

      On November 30, 1893 he married Clara Rickert at St. John's church, the Rev. G. F. Mueller officiating. They lived on the Engel farm until moving to Columbus in 1951. Their home is at 3017 21st Street.

      Mr. Engel is survived by his wife; son, Siebert of Columbus; daughter, Mrs. Otto (Katherine) Mueller of Monroe; six grandchildren, 23 great-grandchildren and one great-great-grandchild.

      The last of his family generation, Mr. Engel was preceded in death by his parents, two brothers and three sisters. Two grandsons, Virgil and Orville Mueller are also deceased.

      Memorials may be given to St. John's Lutheran church, Shell Creek.
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  • Sources 
    1. ColfaxDeutschlandPlatte.FBK.FTW Date of Import: 3 May 2008 ColfaxDeutschlandPlatte.FBK.FTW Date of Import: 3 May 2008 ColfaxDeutschlandPlatte.FBK.FTW Date of Import: 3 May 2008.