|Birth: ||May 14, 1879|
|Death: ||Jul. 29, 1958|
Henry Amend was born May 14, 1879 in Saratoff, Russia, and at the age of ten came to the United States, and his citizenship was filed 30 Mar 1908.
He married Anna Katherine Gies in Lincoln, Nebr. in 11 Jan 1900. They were the parents of six children, three sons and three daughters. He ranched for many years in the Lance Creek area. Since the death of his wife in 1947 he has made his home with children at Keeline and Lance Creek. He was a member of St. Paul's Evangelical Lutheran Church at Lusk.
The Lusk Herald
August 7, 1958
Last Rites Held for Henry Amend
Funeral services were held Sunday afternoon from Peet Chapel for Henry Amend, 79, of Lance Creek, who died in DePaul Hospital in Cheyenne July 29. Rev. Albert Gode officiated. Burial was in the Lusk Cemetery.
A mixed quartet composed of Mrs. Robert Bramlet, Mrs. Otha B. Holcomb, Harry Lyon and Donley Unruh sang "Asleep In Jesus" and "Abide With Me". Mrs. J.P. Watson was organist.
Pallbearers were Dan Dielman, Wilbur Wright, Wilmer Baars, Leo Heins, Fred Wilson, and Sven Johnson.
Survivors include his three sons, John, Henry of Lost Springs, and Fred; three daughters, Mrs. Katherine Skillings of Lance Creek, Mrs. Emma Gaukel and Mrs. Marie Cox. A sister Catherine Elizabeth, eight grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren also survive.
*This obituary was found on the Niobrara County Library website.
Johann Adam Amend (1833 - 1919)
Catherina Elizabeth Schliesler Amend
Anna Katherine Gies Amend (1879 - 1947)
Katherine Amend Skillings (1901 - 1965)*
Heinrich Fredrich Amend (1909 - 1970)*
Clara Emma Amend Gaukel (1910 - 1983)*
Plot: Section K, Block 5, Lot 4, Grave 1
Maintained by: Lucy
Originally Created by: Cemetery Walker
Record added: Apr 09, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 68139079