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 Michael Xavier Urbain

Michael Xavier Urbain

Death 17 Feb 1997
Burial Pleasant Grove, Dubuque County, Iowa, USA
Plot 2nd row (from statue of Virgin Mary) Plot 8 (from statue's left)
Memorial ID 7372810 · View Source
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Born on December 3rd 1904 in Fillmore, Iowa, Michael Xavier Urbain was one of the greatest men in Iowa. A father of 7 children, husband of 49 years to Edna(Boge), and a grandfather of 28.

Michael lived his life farming and emulating the true love of Christ; raising cattle and corn to feed the community, and lending his carpentry skills to build homes, barns, and churches.

Michael lost his wife Edna to cancer April of 1985, and the years after, Michael built numerous grandfather clocks with immense detail.

He was surrounded by his sons and daughters when he left us to be with Edna, his son Joe, and first grandson Kevin in February of 1997.

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  • Maintained by: Margie Sherwin
  • Originally Created by: Nikki Sherwin
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  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Michael Xavier Urbain (3 Dec 1904–17 Feb 1997), Find A Grave Memorial no. 7372810, citing Saint Johns Cemetery, Pleasant Grove, Dubuque County, Iowa, USA ; Maintained by Margie Sherwin (contributor 47356397) .