|Birth: ||Nov. 3, 1870|
|Death: ||Mar. 27, 1957|
Rites Held Saturday for Mrs. Henry J. Ammann
Funeral services were held Saturday afternoon for Mrs. Henry J. Ammann, 86, one of the pioneer residents of Kiel. She was buried in the Kiel cemetery after services at the Presbyterian church. The services were conducted by the Rev. Allen L. Bowe. Mrs. Ammann died at St. Nicholas hospital late Wednesday night.
The former Flora Lindner, she was born November 3, 1870, at Freeport, Illinois, a daughter of the late August and Elsie Casper Lindner. She attended public schools in Kiel where she lived since childhood. Her marriage to Henry Ammann took place September 23, 1892. He died April 29, 1936.
Operator of the H.J. Ammann Cigar Factory at Kiel from 1910 to 1936 and director of the Kiel Band for many years, Mr. Ammann was elected the first mayor after Kiel was incorporated as a city in 1920. He served one term.Mrs. Ammann was active in civic and community affairs for years. She wasa charter member of the Kiel Fraunverein and had served on the city parkcommission since 1922.
She also was a member of the First Presbyterian church, the Ladies' Aid society of the church, the Rebekah lodge, the Kiel Study club and was an honorary member of the Kiel Garden club.
Survivors are two daughters, Mrs. Carmen Goltry, Kiel, and Mrs. VeraToepol, Chicago; five grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; two sisters,Mrs. Walter Mulcahy, Burbank, California and Mrs. Pierre Rix, Kiel, and brothers, Walter Lindner, Kiel, and Hugo Lindner,Milwaukee.
(No newspaper named, 4-1957 handwritten on the obituary
August Lindner (1849 - 1910)
Elizabeth Kasper Lindner (1841 - 1896)
Henry Ammann (1869 - 1936)*
Norma Ammann Schaar (1893 - 1941)*
Carmen Elise Ammann Goltry (1906 - 1984)*
Flora Lindner Ammann (1870 - 1957)
Edgar Lindner (1873 - 1921)*
Hugo Lindner (1874 - 1962)*
Walter Lindner (1877 - 1967)*
Hedwig Lindner Rix (1879 - 1965)*
Ferdinand Lindner (1881 - 1911)*
Thekla L Lindner Mulcahy (1883 - 1974)*
Created by: Rose Mohnsam
Record added: Apr 28, 2009
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