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Martha Frances "Emma" Ziegler Nentwig
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Birth: Feb. 3, 1889
Pocahontas County
Iowa, USA
Death: Sep. 8, 1983
Varina
Pocahontas County
Iowa, USA

Emma was the daughter of Jacob Walter Ziegler and Francisca Matilda Stumpf. She married Alfred Nentwig on 24 Feb 1910 in Storm Lake,​ Buena Vista,​ Iowa. They were the parents of Raymond.

Services were held Monday, Sept. 12, at the Varina Methodist Church for Mrs. Emma Ziegler Nentwig, who died Thursday, Sept. 8, 1983, at the Fonda Care Center where she had lived for eight years. Burial was in the Cedar Cemetery, Fonda.

The former Emma Ziegler was born in Pocahontas County and lived in the Varina area most of her life. She was educated in the rural schools of the area. She married Alfred Nentwig at Storm Lake and the couple moved to Varina. Mr. Nentwig died in 1969.

Mrs. Nentwig's hobby since a young girl was raising Canadian geese. Her son has assumed caring for the birds.

Among the survivors are a son, Rae Nentwig, Fonda; one grandchild; five great-grandchildren; brothers, Lee Ziegler, Ocheydan; Jake Ziegler, Laurens; Wayne Ziegler, Phoenix, Ariz.; and a sister, Mrs. Nova Nelsen, St. Peter, Minn. 
 
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 Parents:
  Jacob Ziegler (1866 - 1936)
  Francisca Matilda Stumpf Ziegler (1866 - 1949)
 
 Siblings:
  Martha Frances Ziegler Nentwig (1889 - 1983)
  Lee Clarence Ziegler (1901 - 1994)*
  Wayne Faye Ziegler (1908 - 2006)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Cedar Township Cemetery
Fonda
Pocahontas County
Iowa, USA
 
Maintained by: SuezieQ
Originally Created by: Geo Clinton
Record added: Jan 20, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 83738416
Martha Frances Emma <i>Ziegler</i> Nentwig
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Martha Frances Emma <i>Ziegler</i> Nentwig
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