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From: Jan Gillespie <>
Subject: Fwd: [OBITL] Peter Eiselstein 1936 Pomeroy, OH
Date: Sat, 9 Oct 1999 07:42:52 -0700 (PDT)


--- Calista Sanderson <> wrote:
> From: "Calista Sanderson" <>
> Date: Sat, 9 Oct 1999 00:33:22 -0500
> Subject: [OBITL] Peter Eiselstein 1936
> To:
>
> Peter Eiselstein
> Last Sunday, January 19, 1936, Peter Eiselstein was
> summoned from earth to another realm. He was the son
> of Mr. and Mrs. Valentine Eiselstein, and was one of
> eleven children all of whom excepting a sister, Mrs.
> Elizabeth Werling of Hoffman, Minnesota, have passed
> to the mystic shore.
> Mr. Eiselstein was born in Pomeroy, Ohio, May
> 08,1867. At the time of his death he had reached the
> age of 68 years, 8 months, and 11 days. April
> 05,1896 he was married to Clara Eichinger. To this
> union eight choldren were born, five daughters and
> three sons, all of whom together with the mother
> survive. The children areMrs. Dora Wade, Tipton;
> Mrs. Nora Rohrbaugh, Tipton; Mrs. Grace Gerber,
> Bennett; Frank and Earl of Tipton; Mrs. Margaret
> Martin, West Branch, Lucile and Richard, at the
> parental home.
> Besides the relatives already mentioned there are
> eight grandchildrenwho will fondly cherish the
> memory of their grandfather.
> After their marriage Mr. and Mrs. Eiselstein
> continued to reside in Ohio until 1902 when they
> came to Iowa, where they have since lived.
> Mr. Eiselstein's vocation was that of a farmer, a
> calling which he and milllons of others have honored
> and adorned by giving the best of their intellect
> and brawn in providing for the sustenance of the
> world . He was a member of the Manitou Lodge No.8,
> I.O.O.F. and practically demonstrated the
> Freindship, Love and Truth which are the basic
> principles of the Order.
> Funeral service was held Tuesday afternoon at the
> Sugar Creek church, the Rev. W.E. Vanburen of Tipton
> in charge, assisted by Rev. Otis Moore of the South
> Bethel charge. Interment was made in the Masonic
> cemetery, where Manitou Lodge conducted the ritual
> service.
>
> Masonic Cemetery is located in Tipton, Iowa
>
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J. L. Gillespie
Coordinator Ky/Lewis Co. Obits, Deed, Pens
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