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Laura Olive "Sis" Springer Acker
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Birth: Apr. 9, 1893
Van Wert County
Ohio, USA
Death: Apr. 5, 1981
Adams County
Indiana, USA

Laura always said she was born in 1894 but I saw her birth entry in the Van Wert County, Ohio Department of Health which is in 1893 and her marriage application in Adams County also says 1893.

Laura married Walter Elza Eichar 30 June 1912 in Adams County, Indiana. They had 4 children. After Walter died in 1945 she married Floyd Acker in 1950.


Decatur Daily Democrat, Adams Co, IN; Monday, April 6, 1981

Laura O. Acker, 86, 235 N. Third St., died at 5:35 p.m. Sunday at the Adams County Memorial Hospital where she had been a patient since February 12.

Born April 9, 1894 in Mercer County , Ohio , she was the daughter of Louis and Esther Mathason Springer. She was married in 1912 to Walter Eichar, who passed away January 3, 1945, and in 1950 was married to Floyd Acker, who died in April of 1972.

A housewife, Mrs. Acker was a member of Zion United Church of Christ.

Survivors include three children, Clois Eicher of Decatur , Mrs. Harry (Nina) L. Brown of Fort Wayne , and Donn Eichar, also of Fort Wayne ; five grandchildren and six great-grandchildren. A daughter, Fay Lehman, passed away in 1961; also deceased are four sisters and two brothers.

Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. Wednesday at Zwick, Boltz & Jahn Funeral Home, Rev. Harold Ley in charge, and burial will be in the Decatur Cemetery . Friends may call at the funeral home after 2 p.m. Tuesday; the family will receive friends from 2-5 and 7-9 p.m that day.

Margie Roop Pearce
Louisiana

 
 
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 Parents:
  Lewis A Springer (1858 - 1940)
  Esther Almisa Mathewson Springer (1856 - 1935)
 
 Spouses:
  Walter Elza Eichar (1892 - 1945)
  Floyd Acker (1888 - 1972)
 
 Children:
  Clois Dale Eichar (1914 - 1985)*
  Faye Maxine Eichar Lehman (1916 - 1961)*
  Nina Louise Brown (1920 - 2012)*
  Donn Eugene Eichar (1926 - 2009)*
 
 Siblings:
  Dove Springer Hauck (1886 - 1970)*
  Jessie Springer Miller-Beery (1888 - 1953)*
  Charles H. Springer (1889 - 1974)*
  Laura Olive Springer Acker (1893 - 1981)
  Virgle L Springer (1894 - 1974)*
  Velma Fountain Andonopolous (1895 - 1980)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Decatur Cemetery
Decatur
Adams County
Indiana, USA
Plot: E-65-7
 
Maintained by: Jacquie Eisenhut
Originally Created by: Jim Cox
Record added: Aug 19, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 29148923
Laura Olive Sis <i>Springer</i> Acker
Added by: Jacquie Eisenhut
 
Laura Olive Sis <i>Springer</i> Acker
Added by: Jacquie Eisenhut
 
Laura Olive Sis <i>Springer</i> Acker
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