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Ernst Daniel Hetzler
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Birth: Sep. 19, 1906
Canton
Lewis County
Missouri, USA
Death: Jul. 10, 1996
Decatur
Macon County
Illinois, USA

     DECATUR - Ernst D. "Ernie" Hetzler, 89, of Decatur died at 10:45 p.m. Wednesday (July 10, 1996) in Decatur Memorial Hospital.

     Services will be 1 p.m. Saturday in Brintlinger's Funeral Home with visitation 6 to 8 p.m. Friday and one hour before services.  Entombment will be in the Star of Home Mausoleum.  Memorials:  Pilgrim Lutheran Church.

     Mr. Hetzler was born in Canton, Mo. on Sept. 19, 1906, the son of George E. and Lena Hulsebus Hetzler.  He was a member of Pilgrim Lutheran Church.  He had worked for Mueller Co. in the foundry division for 42 years prior to his retirement.  He had also worked 19 years with Pinkertons and four years at Kmart.  He married gertrude I. Lanham on June 24, 1931, in Decatur.

     Surviving are his wife; sons, Loren and wife Shirley of Decatur; Harold and wife Diane of Troy, Mich.; brother Adolph of Mesa Ariz; sister Esther Wakeman of Decatur; seven grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; one great great grandchild.

      He was preceded in death by his parents, one son and two brothers. 
 
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 Parents:
  Emanuel Paul George Hetzler (1873 - 1957)
  Lena Marie Hulsebus Hetzler (1877 - 1929)
 
 Spouse:
  Gertrude Inez Lanham Hetzler (1914 - 2005)
 
 Children:
  Donald E Hetzler (1933 - 1933)*
  Loren Richard Hetzler (1936 - 2012)*
 
 Siblings:
  Paul John Hetzler (1903 - 1992)*
  Ernst Daniel Hetzler (1906 - 1996)
  Esther M Hetzler Wakeman (1912 - 2008)*
  Adolph H Hetzler (1915 - 1999)*
  Walter A. Hetzler (1919 - 1952)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Graceland Cemetery
Decatur
Macon County
Illinois, USA
Plot: Star of Hope Grace corridor
 
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Originally Created by: kpet
Record added: Dec 17, 2012
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Ernst Daniel Hetzler
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