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Williamena Cooper Erbes
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Birth: Aug. 16, 1869
Chatham
Chatham-Kent Municipality
Ontario, Canada
Death: Feb. 15, 1956
Rochester
Olmsted County
Minnesota, USA

Mrs. H. Erbes
86, Dies Here
Wife of Henry Erbes, 86, long time resident of Olmsted County and Rochester, died this morning in a local hospital after a lengthy illness.
The former Williamena Cooper was born Aug. 16, 1869, at Chatam Canada, and came to the United States, in 1882 to live in Clark, S. D. where she was married in 1887 to Mr. Erbes. They moved to Olmstead County 43 years ago and to Rochester from Simpson 35 years ago. Her husband died Aug. 23, 1942.
Survivors include three sons, Wendell and Howard of Rochester and Marvell Erbes of Sioux Falls, S. D.; two daughters, Pearl C. Erbes of Rochester and Mrs. Frank Zuhlke of Lansing, Ill.; 12 grandchildren and 23 great grandchildren.
Funeral services will be hild at 2 p.m. Saturday at the Ranfranz and Son Funeral Home. The Rev. O. S. Monson of the First Evangelical United Brethren Church will officiate, and burial will be in Oakwood Cemetery.
Pallbearers will be William Erbes, Kendall Erbes, Leland Lunde, John Wright, Phillip and Eugene Zuhlke.
Rochester Post-Bulletin, Wednesday, February 15, 1956
 
 
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 Spouse:
  Henry Erbes (1860 - 1942)
 
 Children:
  Cora Pearl Erbes (1888 - 1967)*
  Wendell William Erbes (1892 - 1971)*
  Howard Henry Erbes (1895 - 1983)*
  Marvell Milton Erbes (1909 - 1977)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Oakwood Cemetery
Rochester
Olmsted County
Minnesota, USA
Plot: Section 17, Lot 59
 
Created by: Thomas Erbes
Record added: Oct 04, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 118154725
Williamena <i>Cooper</i> Erbes
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Williamena <i>Cooper</i> Erbes
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