|Birth: ||Sep. 18, 1883|
|Death: ||Jul. 20, 1940|
Thursday July 25, 1940 (Arlington Citizen) [Texas newspaper]
Maytag Manufacturer Passes Away Sunday
The Maytag Southwestern Co., with offices in Dallas, Wednesday at one o'clock observed a period of silence as a tribute to Mr. E. H. Maytag, president of the washing machine manufacturing firm, who died at his summer home in Lake Geneva, Wisconsin, on Sunday night.
This tribute was announced in a bulletin to Mr. L. M. Patterson, Arlington Maytag dealer Wednesday.
Mr. Maytag died at the age of 56, of a severe heart attack from which he was unable to rally.
Funeral services for the maker of the world's most famous washing machine were held at Newton, Iowa, Wednesday afternoon with burial in the Union Cemetery there.
Here is some information on E. Maytag from the Newton Union Cemetery registery.
Maytag Elmer Henry
Born: Sep 18, 1883.
Died: Saturday, July 20, 1940
Buried in Section 6, Lot 83, Block 8.
Son of Frederick & Conradena (Bergman) Maytag.
Husband of Ora Blanche (Kennedy)Maytag.
Ora Blanche Kennedy Maytag (1883 - 1963)*
Newton Union Cemetery
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