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John H. Amberg
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Birth: 1863
Scioto County
Ohio, USA
Death: Jan. 30, 1941
Logan County
Illinois, USA

John Amberg, Sr., 77, for many years actively engaged as a painter and decorator in Lincoln and vicinity, died at 2:45 Thursday afternoon at the home of his son, Eugene Amberg, 208 Tremont street after an illness of several weeks. He was born in Portsmouth, Ohio, Aug. 28, 1863, and was married in Lincoln in 1887 to Miss Carrie Ann Houser. Mr. Amberg's wife died three years ago, and a daughter, Mrs. Dora Feldman, passed away in 1918.

Surviving are the following sons and daughters: Frank and Ernest, Quincy; Mrs. Grace Schoof, Decatur; Mrs. Gertrude Barton, Bloomington; Mrs. Henry Dirks, George, Eugene, John and Leo, Lincoln. Also surviving are three brothers and a sister: Mrs. Elizabeth Pluth and William Amberg, Lincoln; Nicholas, Atlanta, and Louis, Webster Groves, Mo. There are 23 grandchildren and two great grandchildren.

Funeral services will be held at 9 a. m. Saturday from St. Mary's church, conducted by Rev. Leo P. Henkel. Burial will be in St. Mary's cemetery. The body will be removed Friday evening from the Kerrigan Chapel to the Eugene Amberg home.

Lincoln Evening Courier, 3 Feb 1941 
Family links: 
  Carrie Ann Howser Amberg (1869 - 1937)
  Dora Amberg Feldman (1889 - 1918)*
  Frank John Amberg (1891 - 1955)*
  George J. Amberg (1895 - 1955)*
  Eugene W. Amberg (1897 - 1978)*
  Gertrude Florence Amberg Barton (1899 - 1947)*
  Helen R Amberg Dirks (1901 - 1984)*
  John M. Amberg (1904 - 1990)*
  Leo J Amberg (1909 - 1988)*
*Calculated relationship
Saint Marys Cemetery
Logan County
Illinois, USA
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Record added: Mar 10, 2010
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John H. Amberg
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