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William Frederick Griffel
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Birth: Nov. 23, 1885
Death: Dec. 9, 1958

W. F. Griffel Services Set
(Special To The Post-Register)

ASHTON, Dec. 11 — Funeral services for William Frederick Griffel, Sr., 73, a farmer of the Ashton area who died Tuesday night in Ashton following a brief illness, are planned Friday at 2 p.m. at the Zion Lutheran Church in Ashton.

The Rev. Martin Heinicke will officiate. Interment will be in the Pineview Cemetery at Ashton under the direction of the Kiser Funeral Home.

He was born in Concordia, Mo., Nov. 23, 1885, a son of Henry and Margaretha Boesen Griffel. He spent his early years in Missouri and in 1906 came to the Ashton area, where he homesteaded in the Fall River Basin.

He married Mary Harrigfeld Dec. 18, 1924, at Ashton.

Surviving besides the widow are two sons, Donald Griffel of Moore, Mont., and William Griffel of Columbus, Mont., four grandchildren; two sisters, Mrs. Selma Lenz and Mrs. Otto Lenz both of Ashton; three brothers, Gustav and Arthur Griffel of Ashton and Frederick of St. Anthony.

—From the files of the Post-Register (Idaho Falls, Idaho), Thursday, December 11, 1958, Page 13

Date of Burial: December 19, 1956. 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Henry Griffel (1848 - 1919)
  Margarette Boesen Griffel (1855 - 1938)
 
 Spouse:
  Marie "Mary" Sarah Harrigfeld Griffel (1903 - 1999)
 
 Children:
  William Chris Griffel (1926 - 2007)*
 
 Siblings:
  Gustav H. Griffel (1877 - 1960)*
  William Frederick Griffel (1885 - 1958)
  Arthur Griffel (1892 - 1976)*
  Eleonore E. Lenz (1901 - 2002)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Note: Shares headstone with Marie "Mary" Sarah Caroline Harrigfeld Griffel (October 5, 1903 - March 22, 1999). [Headstone list William F. and Mary C. Griffel.]. Sons William C. - Donald R.
 
Burial:
Pineview Cemetery
Ashton
Fremont County
Idaho, USA
Plot: Block A. Lot No. 16. Burial No. 4 .
 
Maintained by: Ryan Curtis
Originally Created by: John Warnke (inactive)
Record added: May 25, 2004
Find A Grave Memorial# 8826315
William Frederick Griffel
Added by: John Warnke (inactive)
 
William Frederick Griffel
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Added by: John Warnke (inactive)
 
 
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- Dympna Beckett Joyce
 Added: Nov. 29, 2011
 
 
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