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John J. Albrecht
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Birth: Jul. 19, 1891
Edmunds County
South Dakota, USA
Death: Apr. 15, 1955
McPherson County
South Dakota, USA


LEOLA - John J. Albrecht, 63, Leola, died unexpectedly from a heart attack Friday while shopping in a Leola business place. Services will be held Tuesday at 2 p.m. from the High School auditorium in Leola with burial in the Leola cemetery. The Rev. Baris of Leola will officiate.

Mr. Albrecht was born at Hosmer, July 19, 1891, and grew to manhood there. He was married to Carolina Kranzler on Feb. 4, 1913 at Hosmer. Their first home was established on a farm near there.

In 1943 they moved to a farm near Leola and in 1946 into the city of Leola. He was a member of the Congregational Church.

Survivors include: his wife; his mother, Mrs. Fredrika Gudjahr of Hosmer; three daughters, Mrs. J. Huber and Mrs. Walter Rueb, both of Leola, and Mrs. Reinhold Mettler of Aberdeen; three sons, Emil, Edward and Edmund all of Leola; 18 grandchildren, two sisters, Mrs. Gottlieb Mohr of Hosmer, and Mrs. Gus Martell of Yakima, Wash., and two brothers, Edward of Wetonka, and Fred of Mina.

Friends may call at the home of Mrs. Minnie Schuchardt in Leola on Sunday evening and on Monday. There will be a prayer service at 1:30 p.m. at the Albrecht home on Tuesday.

Gates Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

- Aberdeen (S.D.) American News
Sunday, April 17, 1955
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  Carolina Kranzler Albrecht (1888 - 1969)
Green Mound Cemetery
McPherson County
South Dakota, USA
Created by: David Didreckson
Record added: Jul 27, 2013
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John J. Albrecht
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- David Didreckson
 Added: Jul. 27, 2013

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