|Birth: ||Oct. 15, 1877|
|Death: ||Feb. 26, 1950|
Obituary found and copied from the original "The Dysart Reporter" newspaper dated March 2nd, 1950.
Services Wed. For Mrs. Anna Albright
Funeral services for Mrs. Anna Albright, 72, were conducted Wednesday afternoon at 2:00 o'clock in the Evangelical United Brethren church. Services were in charge of Rev. A. F. Frankhauser. Mrs. Albright died Sunday at here home here from the effects of a cerebral hemorrhage with which she was stricken at the home of one of her daughters, Ms. Art Messer, north of Dysart on January 24.
Music for the service was furnished by Mrs. R.A. Kullmer and Vernon Seebach who sang, "Beyond the Sunset", and "Resting in the Shelter of His Love", accompanied by Mrs. Carl Aschenbrenner at the organ. Pallbearers were Harry Burhenn, Willie Hansen, Robert L. Wilson, Herman Lenaburg, Julius Nass, and Henry Selk.
Graveside rites at the Dysart Cemetery were held this morning at 11:00 due to the adverse weather conditions.
Mrs. Albright was born Anna Goken, October 15, 1877, daughter of the late Mr. and Mrs. F. F. Goken, in Homer Township, Benton county. She attended the rural school and grew to womanhood in this neighborhood. On March 4, 1897, she married Will Goken, (Should be Albright). The couple farmed in Homer and Jackson townships in Benton county until March 1918, when they retired and moved to Dysart. She was a member of the Evangelical United Brethren church.
Surviving are three daughters, Mrs. R.L. Pippert, Mrs. Harry Messer and Mrs. Art Messer, all of this community. Also surviving are a grandson, Keith Messer of Dysart and two brothers, Charles and John Goken of Waterloo. She was preceded in death by her husband in 1938 and a brother, Chris.
Elsie K Albright Messer (1900 - 1993)*
Created by: Alan Albright
Record added: Jun 22, 2008
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