|Birth: ||Nov. 25, 1929|
|Death: ||Apr. 23, 2000|
Matthew Babler was born 25 Nov 1929 in rural Winona Co., MN to John Babler and Oline Westgard. He died age 70 in LaCrescent, Houston Co., MN at the Health Care Center. He was buried in Pickwick Cemetery, Pickwick, Winona Co., MN.
Matthew served with the U.S. Army during the Korean War, and was a member of the Gittens-Leidel American Legion Post 595 of LaCrescent, MN.
Matt worked as a truck driver for Fruit acres in LaCrescent for many years. He also worked as a self-employed painter when the growing season was over in the orchards. He also tended bar at the American Legion Club for many years.
Matt was a member of the Grace Evangelical Lutheran Church in Ridgeway, MN. Matt never married.
He was survived by 3 sisters, Mary Ann (Wilford) Wilson of Winona, Ada (Clarence) Wilson of Clinton, IA, and Anna (Helmer) Thompson of Caledonia, MN; 3 brothers, John Babler and Robert (Beverly) Babler both of Winona, and Charles (Birde) Hanson of Houston, MN; many nieces and nephews.
Matt was preceded in death by his parents; and 5 brothers, Ralph, Albert, William, and Richard Babler, and Henry Hanson.
John Dietrich Babler (1892 - 1952)
Oline Westgard Babler (1896 - 1946)
Ralph Dietrich Babler (1916 - 1993)*
Albert Babler (1918 - 1982)*
William Matthew Babler (1919 - 1989)*
John H Babler (1922 - 2002)*
Richard Steven Babler (1923 - 1994)*
Mary Ann Babler Wilson (1924 - 2005)*
Henry Albert Hanson (1927 - 1985)*
Charles Obert Hanson (1927 - 2000)*
Ada Elizabeth Babler Wilson (1928 - 2011)*
Matthew Babler (1929 - 2000)
Robert Babler (1931 - 2010)*
Anna Babler Thompson (1933 - 2007)*
Created by: Donna L. Senff-Mata
Record added: Mar 28, 2006
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