Begin New Search
Refine Last Search
Cemetery Lookup
Add Burial Records
Help with Find A Grave

Find all Congers in:
 • Greenbush Cemetery
 • Greenbush
 • Sheboygan County
 • Wisconsin
 • Find A Grave

Top Contributors
Success Stories
Discussion Forums
Find A Grave Store

Log In
Sponsor This Memorial!
Effie M Elliott Conger
Learn about upgrading this memorial...
Birth: May 9, 1875
Sheboygan County
Wisconsin, USA
Death: Apr. 14, 1968
Sheboygan County
Wisconsin, USA

Age at death: 92y, 11m, 5d
Obituary: Sheboygan Press, April 16, 1968

Effie M. Conger

Mrs. Effie M. Conger, 92, formerly of Greenbush and Kohler, died at Sunny Ridge shortly after noon Sunday where she had been a resident since Oct. 16, 1964.  She had been in ill health the past two weeks.  A resident of Sheboygan County her entire life, Mrs. Conger was born May 9, 1875, in the Town of Greenbush, a daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Elijah Elliott.  She married John Chapmann on Dec. 13, 1891.  He died Nov. 27, 1896.  On June 27, 1900 she was married to Columbus C. Conger.  The couple lived in the Greenbush area until his death on Jan. 29, 1923.

Mrs. Conger was the oldest member of the Greenbush Methodist Church.  She was a Sunday School teacher for 50 years and was a member of the Woman's Society of Christian Service of the church.  Before going to Sunny Ridge in 1964, she had lived with her son and daughter-in-law, Atty. Lyman C. Conger of Kohler.

Survivors include a son, Atty Conger, and a daughter, Ethel A. Conger, both of Kohler; eight grandchildren and 25 great grandchildren, and one sister, Mrs. Irene Foard of Minneapolis, Minn.  One son, Lester W. Conger of Kohler, and six brothers and three sisters also preceded her in death.

Funeral services will be held at the Greenbush Methodist Church, with the Rev. Horace Graubner, pastor, officiating.  Burial will be in the Greenbush cemetery.

(obituary contributed by Rose Mohnsam)
Family links: 
  Elijah Elliott (1832 - 1914)
  Emma A Tamlin Elliott (1850 - 1933)
  John W Chapman (1871 - 1898)
  Christopher Columbus Conger (1860 - 1923)
  Lyman Columbus Conger (1902 - 1972)*
*Calculated relationship
Greenbush Cemetery
Sheboygan County
Wisconsin, USA
Maintained by: Jim Pool
Originally Created by: Rose Mohnsam
Record added: Feb 12, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 84872771
Effie M <i>Elliott</i> Conger
Added by: Jim Pool
Photos may be scaled.
Click on image for full size.


Privacy Statement and Terms of Service