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Albert William Broeker
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Birth: Jan. 23, 1907
Henry County
Iowa, USA
Death: Apr. 19, 1930
Louisa County
Iowa, USA

The Burlington Hawk-Eye, page 24, April 20, 1930; Burlington, Des Moines County, Iowa:

(The copy of this record is completely faded on one side, this is an attempt to recreate what was written in the original article as best as possible:)

Albert Broeker Commits Suicide

Dies in Doctor's Office After Taking Poison at Wapello, Iowa

Special to the Hawk-Eye

Wapello (IA) -- April 19. Albert Broeker, 22, committed suicide ... by drinking carbolic acid He was at Dr. Chittum's office at Wapello.

Broeker's home was in the Sharon vicinity, but recently he (acquired) employment in Wapello. He (...) poison while standing (....) of the home of Miss (....) with whom he had been (...) company. Ill health, following (...) an automobile accident, was given as a reason for his act.

The Morning Sun undertaker was called and the body was there there. Albert Broeker was the son of Wm. Broeker, highly respected farmer in the Sharon vicinity. He was a graduate from the Morning Sun high school with the clas of 1926. He had many friends throughout the vicinity. He is survived by his sister and brother Leora and (Orville or Wally, one was left out) at home, and Mrs. Clara [Stout] of Yarmouth.

Funeral services will be at the home Monday afternoon at [...] 2 o'clock.
Contributor DW Brumm 
Family links: 
  William Fredrick Broeker (1874 - 1932)
  Marie Elizabeth Taeger Broeker (1877 - 1928)
  Clara Minnie Broeker Olague (1901 - 1986)*
  Albert William Broeker (1907 - 1930)
  Wallace Ernest Broeker (1911 - 1998)*
  Ora Marie Broeker Palmer (1914 - 2001)*
  Orville Louis Broeker (1918 - 2005)*
*Calculated relationship
Trinity Cemetery
Mount Union
Henry County
Iowa, USA
Plot: Row 1
Created by: Mo & Dave Gates
Record added: Jan 02, 2012
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Albert William Broeker
Added by: Mo & Dave Gates
Albert William Broeker
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Albert William Broeker
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