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Joseph J. Birky
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Birth: May 3, 1886
Washington County
Iowa, USA
Death: Jan. 30, 1961
Washington County
Iowa, USA

Birky, Joseph J. son of Joseph and Catherine (Bender) Birky, was born May 3, 1886, at Wellman, Iowa; died of a heart attack, Jan. 30, 1961, at Pleasantview Home, Kalona, Iowa; aged 74 y. 8 m. 27 d. On Aug. 25, 1912, he was married to Maggie Yoder, who died Dec. 20, 1952. Surviving are one daughter (Eloise, Iowa City,Iowa) and one sister (Mrs. Lena Erb, Kalona). three brothers preceded him in death. Another sister, Mrs. Annie Eash, died after his passing away. He was a member of the West Union Church, where funeral services were held Feb. 2, in charge of Herman E. Ropp and Paul R. Guengerich. Gospel Herald, April 4, 1961, pages 326,327,328.

submitted by Mary Lou Freeman Yoder 
Family links: 
  Joseph Birky (1837 - 1917)
  M. Catharine Bender Birky (1847 - 1898)
  Maggie V. Yoder Birky (1891 - 1952)
  Eloise Elna Birky (1919 - 2014)*
  Daniel Birkey (1868 - 1902)*
  Christian Birky (1871 - 1947)*
  Magdalena Birky Erb (1874 - 1972)*
  Anna Birky Eash (1878 - 1961)*
  Joseph J. Birky (1886 - 1961)
*Calculated relationship
West Union Mennonite Cemetery
Iowa County
Iowa, USA
Maintained by: M Diane Lindall
Originally Created by: evy k
Record added: Aug 14, 2007
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Joseph J. Birky
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Joseph J. Birky
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 Added: Jan. 31, 2015

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