Augusta Hipke --- Tri-County Record -- October 16, 1930
Augusta Hipke Died Following Lengthy Illness
Funeral of Lifelong Meggers Residnet Is Held on Tuesday
Miss Augusta Hipke, a lifelong resident of town New Holstein, Calumet county, passed away on Saturday evening, October 11, at 8 o'clock.
Miss Hipke was born August 13, 1878 and was the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Carl Hipke. She was born on the Hipke homestead located about four miles north of New Holstein. Here she spent her entire life. Since the death of her parents she kept house for her brother William.
The deceased had been ailing since February, 1929. Last December she was so ill that death seemed to be a matter of but a short time. Her strong constitution however and the care given by her loved ones permitted her to recover and she regained fair health.
During the latter part of this summer the former ailment returned, and she failed gradually until she passed away on Saturday evening.
She attained the age of 52 years, 1 month, and 18 days, and is survived by 3 sisters, and two brothers, namely; Mary, Mrs. Henry Jochimsen, of Medford; Martha, Mrs. William Krempins, of Medford; Mrs. Frieda Colllin, Chilton; George Hipke of Stockbridge, and William Hipke, who lives on the Hipke homestead north of New Holstein, and where the deceased also resided.
Miss Hipke was a member of the Ladies' Aid Society of St. John's Reformed church, and of A. E. Hansen Woman's Relief Corps at New Holstein, and the Chilton G. U. G. Germania.
Funeral services were held on Tuesday afternoon at 1:30 o'clock from the home, and at 2 o'clock from St. John's Reformed church, New Holstein. The Rev. A. Geo. Schmid was the officiating pastor. Interment took place in the city cemetery.
Carl Ludwig Hipke (1837 - 1919)
Anna Mohr Hipke (1843 - 1911)
Anna Hipke (1864 - 1878)*
Dora Hipke (1868 - 1897)*
Martha Hipke (1869 - 1870)*
Martha Hipke Krempin (1871 - 1937)*
Friedrich Hipke (1876 - 1878)*
Augusta Hipke (1878 - 1930)
George Hipke (1880 - 1936)*
Frieda Hipke Collin (1883 - 1976)*
William C Hipke (1885 - 1972)*
Note: ossw Carl, Anna, Martha, Anna, Friedrich, Dora
New Holstein City Cemetery
Created by: Rose Mohnsam
Record added: Jul 01, 2009
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