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Arnold Wesley Tummel
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Birth: Nov. 8, 1896
State Center
Marshall County
Iowa, USA
Death: Oct. 2, 1956
Costa Mesa
Orange County
California, USA

State Center Enterprise January 10, 1924
(Page 1)


Word has been received the past week announcing the marriage of Arnold W. Tummel, son of Mr. and Mrs. J. W. Tummel of this city, and Miss. Grace Brown, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Fred W. Brown of Gilmore City. The marriage took place at noon on New Year's Day in Iowa City, being held in the Presbyterian parsonage with Rev. Reed as officiating clergyman.

Miss Brown was a graduate of the Gilmore City high school and later completed a course in nurse's training in S. U. I. hospitals, where she has been practicing her profession for a year and a half.

After finishing in State Center High School, Mr. Tummel took a course in the Cedar Rapids Business College and since that time has been in railroad and Western Union service at different points in Iowa. He is now with the Western Union at Iowa City and is also pursuing studies in the State University.

Mr. and Mrs. A. W. Tummel will be at home to their friends at 14 South Gilbert, Iowa City, Iowa.

Transcribed by: Kim Lowrey Murphy Haukoos

State Center Enterprise October 18, 1956 (front page)

Arnold W. Tummel, Former Resident, Dies In California

Word has been received here of the death of Arnold Wesley Tummel, 50, of Costa Mesa, Calif., a former local resident. Mr. Tummel passed away Tuesday October 2nd In Hoag Memorial Hospital, Newport-Beach, after an extended illness.

Funeral services were held in Parkes Mortuary Chapel,..Costa Mesa, in charge of the Rev. Clive Williams pastor of the Costa Mesa Church, of the Nazarene. Interment was in Harbor Rest Memorial Park at Cost Mesa.

Mr. Tummel was an native of State Center and had resided in Costa Mesa for the past 10 years. He was a retired real estate broker.

He was a member of the St. Lukes Methodist Church and the Kiwanis club in Dubuque, la.

He is survived by his wife, Mrs. Grace W. Tummel; a son, A. Duane Tummel of Long Beach, two sisters, Mrs. Eleanor Hall of Nevada, la., and Mrs. Mildred Perry of Florida; also two grand daughters.

Transcribed by: Kim Lowrey Murphy Haukoos
Family links: 
  John Wesley Tummel (1861 - 1937)
  Mary Geneva Byers Tummel (1872 - 1946)
  Grace Jessie Brown Tummel (1901 - 1956)
  Arnold Wesley Tummel (1896 - 1956)
  Eleanor B. Tummel Hall Fausch (1902 - 1970)*
*Calculated relationship
Harbor Lawn-Mount Olive Memorial Park
Costa Mesa
Orange County
California, USA
Created by: Kim Haukoos
Record added: Jul 19, 2014
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Arnold Wesley Tummel
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rest in Heavenly Peace
- Kim Lowrey Murphy Haukoos
 Added: Jul. 19, 2014

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