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 John J Nafziger

John J Nafziger

Birth
Departement de la Moselle, Lorraine, France
Death 16 Feb 1917 (aged 87)
Lewis County, New York, USA
Burial Kirschnerville, Lewis County, New York, USA
Memorial ID 100013191 · View Source
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Journal & Republicn, Feb 22, 1917

John Noftziger one of the oldest residents of this section, passed away after a two days illness of the grip at 10:30 Friday night. Mr. Naftzlger was born In Germany and was 88 years, 9 months and 10 days of age. He left his native home when eleven years of age and has been a life-long resident of this locality. He had been married 58 years and his aged widow is seriously ill at this writing. Mr. Noftzlger was a farmer by occupation and was an honest industrious man.

Besides his widow he is survived by four daughters, Mrs. Catharine Bellar, of Carthage; Mrs. Daniel B. Moser, of Belfort; Mrs. Jacob Stolzfus, of Lowville, and Mrs. David Farney, of this place. His funeral services were largely attended from the Amlsh church at 10 o'clock Monday morning, the interment taking place al Kirschnerville

Bought his fathers farm and latter sold it to his daughter Catherine and her husband Joseph Beller. Was Ordained Deacon Mennonite Church Croghan, New York. Joseph B Yousey ordained Minster at the same time. The funeral was in German by Chris Nafziger, and English by Joseph J. Zehr.


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  • Created by: Edward Widrick
  • Added: 1 Nov 2012
  • Find A Grave Memorial 100013191
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for John J Nafziger (11 Apr 1829–16 Feb 1917), Find A Grave Memorial no. 100013191, citing Kirshnerville Cemetery, Kirschnerville, Lewis County, New York, USA ; Maintained by Edward Widrick (contributor 47864885) .