|Birth: ||Feb. 15, 1837|
Jugovzhodna Slovenija, Slovenia
|Death: ||Jun. 3, 1913|
Anna (Spehar) Shalz daughter of Joseph and Anna (Flainik) Spehar was born in: Vinica is a village on the left bank of the Kolpa River in the Municipality of Črnomelj in the White Carniola area of southeastern Slovenia, February 15, 1835 and died at her home June 3, 1913.
In 1860 she was united in marriage to Nicholas Shalz. To this union were born twelve children. She is surived by her husband Nicholas of fifty years. Two sons; Nicholas Shalz of Colby Kansas and George Shalz of Wathena. Mrs. Shalz also leaves thirty-two grandchildren
Mr. and Mrs. Shalz immigrated to America in 1887, only to return to Slovenia in 1903 for about three years. They return to the US in 1907 where they settled in Wathena. Recently they celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary. Soon after this eventful day, Mrs. Shalz died.
Funeral services were held at St. Joseph's Catholic Church yesterday and burial was in Mt. Calvary cemetery.
Birth information from the Archdiocese of Ljubljana, Slovenia.
Anna Flainik Spehar
Nicholas Shalz (1836 - 1915)
Nicholas Joseph Shalz (1862 - 1936)*
George M Shalz (1867 - 1945)*
John Shalz (1868 - 1905)*
Mount Calvary Cemetery
Created by: Walter Doernbach
Record added: Feb 15, 2012
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