|Birth: ||Aug. 15, 1902|
|Death: ||Jan. 3, 1982|
Source of Obituary: “THE MUSCATINE JOURNAL”, Muscatine, Iowa, Friday, January 27, 1950
Henry G. Brei , 76, lifelong resident of Sweetland township, died at Hershey hospital today after an extended illness.
The son of Ludwig and Elizabeth Krell Brei, he was born in Sweetland township on Oct. 28, 1873.
He married Caroline E. Brossart on April 4, 1899, in Muscatine.
Mr. Brei had been a Sweetland township farmer all of his life. Surviving are four sons,
Allie A. Brei, of Muscatine;
Ernest R. Brei of Bloomington township;
Louis A. and
John S. Brei, both of Sweetland township;
one daughter, Mrs. J. F. Spring, of West Liberty;
two sisters, Mrs. Minnie Leonhard of Sweetland township and
Mrs. Mary Starke of Muscatine;
10 grandchildren and two great grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his parents, his wife, one son, who died in infancy, and several brothers and sisters.
The body is at the Geo. M. Wittich Funeral home where it will remain for services on Monday. The Rev. August Aden, pastor of the Ziegler Memorial Lutheran church of New Era will be in charge.
Burial will be in Greenwood cemetery.
Henry George Brei (1873 - 1950)
Caroline Elizabeth Brossart Brei (1880 - 1942)
Irene A. Monk Brei (1909 - 1993)*
Allie A Brei (1900 - 1952)*
Earnest Raymond Brei (1901 - 1987)*
Louis Adam Brei (1902 - 1982)
Cora Elizabeth Brei Spring (1904 - 1981)*
John Simon Brei (1910 - 1966)*
Memorial Park Cemetery
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