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Walter L. Voigt
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Birth: Jan. 21, 1898
Brown County
South Dakota, USA
Death: Sep. 4, 1962
Rapid City
Pennington County
South Dakota, USA

From the "Rapid City Journal"
5 September 1962.
Walter L. Voigt Died Unexpectedly At His Home
Walter L. Voigt died unexpectedly at his home, 2204 West Blvd., Tuesday.
He was the divisional manager of Waddell and Reed, underwriters for United Funds, and had been associated with that company for the last 11 years.
Prior to this time he was engaged in the banking business for 31 years. He started banking in Huron and had served in a bookkeeping capacity in banks at Sturgis, Hot Springs, Onida and Burke. He also served as auditor for the city of Huron.
Voigt was born in James, Jan. 21, 1898. He attended schools in Aberdeen and Huron College. He was a veteran of World War I, having served in the Navy. He belonged to the Masonic Lodge in Onida and the Elks Lodge in Huron.
He is survived by his wife, Eleanor S. Voigt; a daughter, Mrs. Frances Ann Cobb, Mountain View, Calif.; two step-daughters, Mrs. Beverly Spanga and Mrs. Nina Louise Rowland, both of Portland, Ore., and two brothers, Henry, Hayward, Wis., and Carl, Sioux Falls.
There are four sisters, Mrs. Anna Gilborne, Mrs. Frances V. Hopkins, both of Aberdeen; Mrs. Minnie Carlson, Edmonds, Wash., and Mrs. Martha Lansberry, Tempe, Ariz.
The funeral is scheduled for 2 p.m. Friday at Behrens Mortuary. David Jewett of Huron, First Church of Christ Scientists, will officiate. Burial will be in the Mountain View Cemetery with Masonic graveside rites. A memorial has been estabblished for the Abbott House, a children's home in Mitchell.

(Thanks to Ann Bowler for this obituary) 
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  Eleanor Louise Sevick Voigt (1904 - 1986)
Mountain View Cemetery
Rapid City
Pennington County
South Dakota, USA
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Record added: Sep 02, 2008
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Walter L. Voigt
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