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Amelia Petzold Diefenthaler
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Birth: Sep. 29, 1881
Death: May 16, 1966

Mrs. Amelia Diefenthaler, 84, of ___ North St, Kiel, died this morning at the Toth Nursing Home in Chilton.
The former Amelia Petzold, she was born Sept. 29, 1881, in the Town of Schleswig, a daughter of the late Gustave and Paulina Petzold.
On Nov. 2, 1901, she was married to William Diefenthaler of the Town of Rhine.
The couple resided in Kiel for seven years before moving to a farm in the Town of New Holstein, which they operated for 39 years. They retired and returned to Kiel in 1947. Mr. Diefenthaler died in August of 1949. Mrs. Diefenthaler lived with her son and daughter-in-law, Mr. and Mrs. William Diefenthaler Jr., before going to the nursing home.
She was a member of St. Peter's United Church of Christ, Kiel, and a member of the Frauen Verein of the church.
Survivors are two daughters, Mrs. Frank (Alma) Brotkowski of Sheboygan Falls, and Mrs. Ralph (Norma) Jorgensen of Sheboygan; four sons, William Jr., and Elmer of Kiel, Harold of New Holstein, and Roland of Manitowoc; nine grand-children, 16 great-grandchildren, and one brother, Carl Petzold of Sheboygan.
 
 
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 Parents:
  Gustave Petzold (1850 - 1927)
  Pauline Goebel Petzold (1853 - 1920)
 
 Spouse:
  William Diefenthaler (1875 - 1949)
 
 Children:
  William H Diefenthaler (1902 - 1990)*
  Elmer Diefenthaler (1905 - 1986)*
  Harold Diefenthaler (1911 - 1991)*
  Roland Diefenthaler (1911 - 1998)*
 
 Siblings:
  Carl W Petzold (1876 - 1970)*
  William H Petzold (1879 - 1957)*
  Amelia Petzold Diefenthaler (1881 - 1966)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Note: ossw William
 
Burial:
Kiel Cemetery
Kiel
Manitowoc County
Wisconsin, USA
 
Created by: Rose Mohnsam
Record added: May 17, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 37183130
Amelia <i>Petzold</i> Diefenthaler
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