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Eleanor Louise Sevick Voigt
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Birth: Jul. 12, 1904
Omaha
Douglas County
Nebraska, USA
Death: Jan. 1, 1986
Rapid City
Pennington County
South Dakota, USA

She married E. Elwood Smith 11 Jul 1923 in Glenwood, Iowa. After his death, she married Walter L. Voigt in 1950.

From the "Rapid City Journal"
3 January 1986.
Eleanore S. Voigt
Memorial services for Eleanore S. Voigt, 81, will be at 10 a.m. Saturday at Behren's Mortuary with James W. Olson officiating.
There will be a private interment. She died Wednesday at Rapid City Regional Hospital.
Mrs. Voigt was born July 12, 1904 at Omaha to Frank and Nina (McClure) Sevick. She graduated from high school in Bellevue, Neb., and attended Omaha University. She married Elwood S. Smith in Omaha in 1922 and they lived there, where she taught piano.
In 1930 they moved to Huron, where she continued to teach piano. She lived in Sioux Falls and Portland, Ore., then returned to Huron. Her husband preceded her in death in 1945.
In 1950 she married Walter Voigt. She has lived in Rapid City since 1955. She was a registered representative of Waddell & Reed, a national financial services firm, for more than 30 years.
Mrs. Voigt was a 60-year member of the PEO, whose members will participate in the memorial service. She was past president of the Rapid City chapter of BM, was a member of Altrusa International of Rapid City, the American Business Women's Association, the First Church of Christ Scientist of Rapid City, and served as church clerk.
Survivors include a brother, George F. Sevick of Omaha; a step-daughter, Frances Ann Bacalski of St. Jose, Calif.; a son-in-law, George F. Spanga of Portland, Ore.; four grandchildren; and five great grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husbands, and two daughters, Beverly W. Spanga and Nina Louise Rowland.
A memorial has been established to the PEO.

(Thanks to Ann Bowler for this obituary) 
 
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 Spouses:
  Emery Elwood Smith (1901 - 1945)
  Walter L. Voigt (1898 - 1962)*
 
 Children:
  Beverly Wayne Smith Spanga (1924 - 1978)*
  Nina Louise Smith Rowland (1927 - 1980)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Mountain View Cemetery
Rapid City
Pennington County
South Dakota, USA
 
Created by: Burt
Record added: Sep 02, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 29507229
Eleanor Louise <i>Sevick</i> Voigt
Added by: Stephen Ranum
 
Eleanor Louise <i>Sevick</i> Voigt
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