|Birth: ||Dec. 11, 1889|
|Death: ||Oct. 5, 1978|
Ella Alma Zeigler, daughter of Wilhelmena and Ferdinand Jacobitz, was born December 11, 1889, in Nuckolls County and died October 5, 1978, at the Brown County Hospital, Ainsworth, Nebraska.
She was united in marriage to Alvah Leory Zeigler and to this union were born five children.
She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Alvah; five sisters, Bertha Glebe, Ida Sack, Millie Moss, Clara Sorenson and Hulda Smith; three brothers, William, Albert and Julius; and a daughter, Eva Robertson.
Survivors include a sister, Lizzie Jacobitz of Hastings; a brother, Henry Jacobitz of Nelson; a daughter Clara Copp of Eugene, Oregon; three sons, Lyle of Brewster, Leslie of Ainsworth and Hilton of Eugene, Oregon; 8 grandchildren; 7 great grandchildren and one great great granddaughter.
Mrs. Zeigler lived most of her life in the Nuckolls County area and the Sandhills of Nebraska.
Graveside memorial services were on October 9, 1978, at the Guide Rock Cemetery. Rev. Bruce G. Swanson of the Brewster United Church of Christ officiated.
The Nelson Gazette, Thursday, November 9, 1978; pg. 8
Ferdinand Julius Jacobitz (1845 - 1911)
Wilhelmina Rosalia Seehaver Jacobitz (1850 - 1941)
Alvah Leroy Zeigler (1890 - 1971)
Lyle Leroy Zeigler (1914 - 2009)*
Leslie M Zeigler (1915 - 2000)*
Eva A Zeigler Robertson (1918 - 1976)*
Hilton Dalmer Zeigler (1919 - 2005)*
Clara Lorraine Zeigler Copp (1921 - 2014)*
Robert Albert Jacobitz (1873 - 1964)*
Bertha Agusta Jacobitz Glebe (1876 - 1947)*
Hulda M. Jacobitz Smith (1878 - 1939)*
Elise Joanne Wilhelmina Jacobitz (1880 - 1981)*
Ida Rosalia Jacobitz Sack (1882 - 1949)*
Emelia Daisey Jacobitz Moss (1885 - 1963)*
Henrich Wilhelm Jacobitz (1887 - 1979)*
Ella Alma Jacobitz Zeigler (1889 - 1978)
William Ferdinand Jacobitz (1891 - 1976)*
Clara Wilhelmina Jacobitz Sorenson (1894 - 1970)*
Guide Rock Cemetery
Plot: Section 1, Lot 40, Row 19
Created by: Peggy Bargen Duey
Record added: Oct 16, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 60177003