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Pvt John Martin "Hans" Ortleb
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Birth: Mar. 10, 1887
Calhoun County
Illinois, USA
Death: Dec. 12, 1971
Madison County
Illinois, USA

The son of John G. Ortleb and Caroline Fundstein, John served in the United States Army during World War I. He was a private when discharged.

John married Mrs. Dolla Essie "Dolly" (nee Barnard) Hinman in 1957. She was the mother of 3 surviving children from her first marriage to Elmer Ellsworth Hinman.

John was a carpenter and was employed at Olin until his retirement. He was a member of the American Legion. Dolla was a licensed practical nurse.

John died at Yinger Nursing Home at the age of 84 years, 9 months and 2 days. He was survived by his wife, Dolla; 1 brother, Albert of Overland, St. Louis County, Missouri; 2 step-daughters; 1 step-son; and 7 step-grandchildren.

Visitation was held after 3 p.m. on 14 Dec 1971 at Hanks Funeral Home in Brussels. Funeral services were conducted there at 2 p.m. the following afternoon. Graveside services were handled by the American Legion.

Dolla passed away on 27 Oct 1987 at Jersey Care Center in Jerseyville. She was buried next to her first husband in Greene County, Illinois.

Children: 2 step-daughters, 1 step-son.

Step-father of:
Velma E. Hinman Vanausdoll
Anna Belle Hinman Barnard Quinn Meseke
Merill Byron Hinman
Essie Deane Hinman (deceased) - died in infancy

John's siblings:
Johanne Ortleb (half-sister)
George John Ortleb
Gottleb Ortleb
Theresa Ortleb Schlinker
Louise Elizabeth Ortleb
Friedrich Ortleb
Maria Lena Ortleb
Frank Henry Ortleb (twin)
Albert John Ortleb (twin)
Family links: 
  John George Ortleb (1835 - 1916)
  Caroline Fundstein Ortleb (1858 - 1916)
  Dolla Essie Barnard Hinman (1888 - 1987)
  George John Ortleb (1880 - 1967)*
  Gottleb Ortleb (1881 - 1967)*
  Theresa Ortleb Schlinker (1884 - 1953)*
  Louise Elizabeth Ortleb (1885 - 1946)*
  John Martin Ortleb (1887 - 1971)
  Friedrich Ortleb (1890 - 1892)*
  Maria Lena Ortleb (1892 - 1893)*
  Albert John Ortleb (1894 - 1982)*
  Frank Henry Ortleb (1894 - 1895)*
*Calculated relationship
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Saint Matthews Cemetery
Calhoun County
Illinois, USA
Created by: Lynn
Record added: Jun 30, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 38932474
Pvt John Martin Hans Ortleb
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Pvt John Martin Hans Ortleb
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