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John Joseph Digman
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Birth: Nov. 15, 1880
Kieler
Grant County
Wisconsin, USA
Death: Jul. 22, 1950
Dubuque
Dubuque County
Iowa, USA

John Digman, 69, of 2235 Schroeder street, died at 9 p.m. Saturday at Xavier hospital. He had been ill for four months.

Friends may view the body after 7 p.m. Sunday at the Strueber funeral home, from which the funeral will be held Tuesday morning to St. Mary's church. Burial will be in Mt. Calvary cemetery. Time of the funeral has not been set.

Digman was born Nov. 14, 1880, at Kieler, Wis., a son of the late Herman and Katherine Digman, Grant county pioneers. He lived in Dubuque for the past 40 years and for many years operated an auto repair garage in East Dubuque.

He was a member of St. Mary's church and of the parish Holy Name society.

Survivors include two sons, Melvin A. and Ralph Digman, both of Dubuque; three daughters, Mrs. George (Adeline) Haberkorn, Mrs. Marion (Leona) Mayne and Mrs. Roy (Mildred) Schlickman, all of Dubuque; 12 grandchildren; one brother, August Digman, of near East Dubuque, and two sisters, Mrs. Patrick (Mary) Murray, of Darlington, Wis., and Mrs. John (Catherine) Wilhelm, of Kieler, Wis.

In addition to his parents, his wife, the former Mary Welter, 3 brothers and 3 sisters preceded him in death.

obituary as it appeared in the Sunday, July 23, 1950, Dubuque, Ia., Telegraph Herald.
 
 
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 Parents:
  Herman Joseph Digmann (1849 - 1925)
  Katherina Wiederholt Digmann (1853 - 1920)
 
 Spouse:
  Mary Welter Digman (1881 - 1949)*
 
 Children:
  Melvin A Digman (1913 - 1997)*
  Adaline Katherine Digman Haberkorn (1916 - 1965)*
  Leona C Digman Mayne (1919 - 2001)*
  Ralph J Digman (1925 - 2011)*
 
 Siblings:
  Joseph Digmann (1873 - 1935)*
  Christina Digmann Verbugt (1874 - 1916)*
  Maria M. Digmann (1876 - 1880)*
  Valentine Digman (1878 - 1932)*
  John Joseph Digman (1880 - 1950)
  Victoria Digman Welter (1882 - 1943)*
  August Joseph Digmann (1886 - 1964)*
  Catherine Digmann Wilhelm (1889 - 1979)*
  Anton J. Digman (1891 - 1947)*
  Mary Justina Digmann Murray (1896 - 1967)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Mount Calvary Cemetery
Dubuque
Dubuque County
Iowa, USA
Plot: Section 3, Row 5, Stone 50
 
Created by: Rose Mary (Loutsch) Mul...
Record added: Dec 21, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 82239728
John Joseph Digman
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