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Otto George Tilgner
Birth: Apr. 13, 1881
Rock County
Wisconsin, USA
Death: Jan. 4, 1954
Danbury
Red Willow County
Nebraska, USA

OBITUARY- Otto Tilgner and early pioneer and retired farmer of Red Willow county , Was born in watertown Wisconsin, April 13, 1881 and left his loved ones Janurary 4, 1954 at his home in Danbury, Nebraska of a Heart attack.
With him at the time of his death were his daughter and husband, Mr. and Mrs Hadley Kerr., Mrs Pauline Tauber and His wife Mrs Mae Tilgner. Otto was two year old when he came to frontier county with his parents Mr. and Mrs Henry Tilgner. When he left Frontier County he came to McCook, Nebraska and worked on the railroad for a number of years. He then left McCook and started farming north of Danbury Nebraska and Married Ina P Schamel September 20, 1909. To this union two children were born Hannah and Ora. They live on the farm until six years ago when they retired and moved to Danbury, Nebraska. Ina Tilgner Passed away Jun 13,1950. Funeral services were Jan 7, 1954 at two p.m. in Danbury Nebraska, Mr tilgner is survived by his wife, Mrs, Mae tilgner , Mr and Mrs Hadley Kerr and family of five children, Wanettia, Roger, Irene, Charles and Richard, Mr. and Mrs Ervin Clouse, Two brothers, Benno and Irving of Lewellen, Nebraska, Three sisters, Maggie Mylander of Oraville, California, Anna and Alice of Lewellen Nebraska. The out of town relatives attending the funeral were Mr. and Mrs. Ervin Clouse, Los Angeles California, Mr. and Mrs. Roger Kerr, Mccook Nebraska, benno Tilgner, Irving tilgner, Harry tilgner, Mrs Leslie Magnuson, Mrs. Rudolph Tilgner, Lewellyn, Mrs Anna Phares, Palisade, Mr and Mrs Louis Romersheuser, Hayes Cent, Fred Unger, Mr and Mrs gus Unger, Mr and Mrs Jake Ackerman, Mr and Mrs Walter Unger, Mr and Mrs Fred ackerman,Herman Unger. Chaley Unger, Mr and Mrs Alfred Unger all of Mccook, Harry Schamel and children, Mr and Mrs Orville Stewart of Indianola Nebraska. 
 
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 Parents:
  Johan Carl Heinrich Tilgner (1850 - 1933)
  Christina Wilhelmina Scholz Tilgner (1853 - 1897)
 
 Spouses:
  Myrtle Mae Keen Cooper (1897 - 1962)
  Ina Pearl Schamel Tilgner (1890 - 1950)*
 
 Children:
  Hannah Margaret Tilgner Kerr (1914 - 1984)*
  Ora Belle Tilgner Clouse (1917 - 2016)*
 
 Siblings:
  Ida L. Tilgner Romersheuser (1871 - 1943)*
  Anna Tilger Unger (1873 - 1917)*
  Louise Tilgner Fiechtner (1875 - 1939)*
  Emma Tilgner Unger (1877 - 1943)*
  Mary Tilgner Haner (1879 - 1927)*
  Otto George Tilgner (1881 - 1954)
  Benno Edward Tilgner (1883 - 1957)*
  Anna Emma Tilgner Allen (1885 - 1982)**
  Irving L Tilgner (1895 - 1997)**
  Roy Carl Tilgner (1900 - 1936)**
  Alice M Tilgner Slaughter (1906 - 1959)**
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Memorial Park Cemetery
McCook
Red Willow County
Nebraska, USA
 
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Record added: May 04, 2009
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With love to my Great Grandpa Tilgner
- Gayla Kerr-Bentham
 Added: Jul. 3, 2012
Rest well Sir.
- Vicky
 Added: Jun. 20, 2009
 
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