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Otto Emil Traeger
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Birth: Mar. 12, 1893
Fairbury
Jefferson County
Nebraska, USA
Death: Apr. 7, 1983
Crete
Saline County
Nebraska, USA

Otto E. Traeger, 90, Route 3, Fairbury, NE, died April 7, 1983 in the Crete, NE Municipal Hospital.

The 9th of the 12 children of Carl August Traeger and Emilie Fandrei Traeger, he was born March 12, 1893 at Fairbury, NE.

He was reared at Fairbury and attended school at District #79 west of town.

Traeger farmed all his life, living east of Gilead form about 1920 to 1952, and then moved to a farm northwest of Fairbury. In 1982 he went to Crete Manor, the move necessitated by prior illness.
On Jan. 17, 1917 he married Mary C. Schmidt and to them one son was born. His wife died in 1952.

He was confirmed in Zion United Church of Christ near Gladstone in 1907 and had been a member of the Untied Methodist Church in Fairbury for many years.

Surviving are his son, Marvin and family and several nieces and nephews.

Services were held April 9 in the Nuckolls-Meyer Chapel with the Rev. Dwight Ganzel officiating. LeRoy Bast organist. Pallbearers were Walter Hoeting, Erle Houser, Ernest Dux, Marvin Seggeman, Armin Dux, Gilbert Luehring. Interment was in the Fairbury Cemetery. 
 
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 Parents:
  Carl August Traeger (1843 - 1913)
  Emilie Amelia Fandrei Traeger (1857 - 1906)
 
 Spouse:
  Mary Caroline Schmidt Traeger (1894 - 1951)*
 
 Children:
  Marvin Charles Traeger (1919 - 2010)*
 
 Siblings:
  Julius Gottlieb Traeger (1878 - 1948)*
  Gustave Adolph Traeger (1880 - 1881)*
  Clara Wilhelmina Traeger Ridder (1882 - 1923)*
  Alma Ottella Traeger Feith (1884 - 1963)*
  Antonia Christiane Traeger Feith (1886 - 1981)*
  Henrich August Traeger (1888 - 1888)*
  Albert Otto Traeger (1888 - 1910)*
  Arthur Ernest Traeger (1890 - 1952)*
  Otto Emil Traeger (1893 - 1983)
  Elizabeth Agnes Ritzhaupt (1895 - 1972)*
  Carl William Traeger (1897 - 1962)*
  Edwin Paul Traeger (1899 - 1899)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Fairbury Cemetery
Fairbury
Jefferson County
Nebraska, USA
 
Created by: milejo77
Record added: Jun 07, 2007
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Otto Emil Traeger
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Otto Emil Traeger
Added by: milejo77
 
Otto Emil Traeger
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 Added: Apr. 12, 2013
 
 
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