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Margaretha Etta Siebels Folkers
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Birth: Oct. 10, 1882
Scotch Grove
Jones County
Iowa, USA
Death: Sep. 7, 1963
Jones County
Iowa, USA

Obituary Sep. 1963

Mrs. Margaret Etta Folkers, 80, of Anamosa died Saturday Sept. 7 1963 at Stoecker Nursing Home. Funeral services were held Monday afternoon, Sept. 9, at St. Paul's Lutheran Church in Anamosa. Rev. LaVerne Beener conducted the services. Burial was at Antioch Cemetery, rural Anamosa. She was born Oct. 10, 1882 at Scotch Grove, the daughter of Garrett and Anna Rieken-Siebels. She was married to Fred W. Folkers, Dec. 23, 1909, who preceded her in death. During their married life they farmed near Amber, since 1941. She was a member of St. Paul's Lutheran Church in Anamosa. Survivors include a daughter, Mrs. Fred Dirks of Anamosa; 2 sons, Carl of Anamosa and Lawrence of Olin; one sister, Mrs. Ben Wroblewski of Central City; 5 brothers, Will and Hank Siebels of Anamosa; George Siebels of Amber; Rhinehart and J. Henry Siebels of Monticello; and 2 grandchildren. Besides her husband, she was preceded in death by her parents, and one son George. 
Family links: 
  Gerritt Janssen Siebels (1846 - 1934)
  Anna Rieken Siebels (1861 - 1937)
  Fred W Folkers (1868 - 1952)
  Carl H Folkers (1910 - 1989)*
  Minnie Johanna Folkers Dirks (1912 - 2010)*
  Lawrence H. Folkers (1915 - 1997)*
  George William Folkers (1923 - 1950)*
  Margaretha Etta Siebels Folkers (1882 - 1963)
  Wilhelm Siebels (1883 - 1966)*
  Lena Marie Siebels (1885 - 1887)*
  Carl Gerhard Siebels (1887 - 1963)*
  Tobias Siebels (1889 - 1891)*
  Johann "John" Heinrich "Henry" Siebels (1891 - 1966)*
  Hank Tobias Siebels (1892 - 1965)*
  George Janssen Siebels (1895 - 1971)*
  Anna Marie Siebels Wroblewski (1897 - 1981)*
  Rhinehart Siebels (1900 - 1965)*
  Infant Siebels (1902 - 1902)*
*Calculated relationship
Antioch Cemetery
Jones County
Iowa, USA
Created by: Sharon Lindbloom
Record added: Nov 18, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 80668954
Margaretha Etta <i>Siebels</i> Folkers
Added by: Sharon Lindbloom
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