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 Ella Maria <I>Ueckert</I> Schaal

Ella Maria Ueckert Schaal

Beach, Golden Valley County, North Dakota, USA
Death 24 Sep 2009 (aged 97)
Wibaux, Wibaux County, Montana, USA
Burial Beach, Golden Valley County, North Dakota, USA
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Ella Maria Schaal, age 97, of Wibaux, Montana, formerly of Beach, North Dakota, passed away on Thursday, September 24, 2009, at the Wibaux County Nursing Home.

Visitation will be held from 9:00 A.M. to 12:00 P.M., 1:00 P.M. to 5:00 P.M., and 6:00 P.M. to 8:00 P.M., Monday, September 28, 2009, at the Chapel of the Silvernale-Silha Funeral Home in Beach, North Dakota. Funeral Services will be held at 1:00 P.M., Tuesday, September 29, 2009, at the First Lutheran Church in Beach with Pastor Paul Peterson officiating. Interment will follow in the Beach Lutheran Cemetery. Silvernale-Silha Funeral Home of Beach is entrusted with arrangements.

Ella was born October 30, 1911, in Beach, North Dakota, the daughter of Herman and Helena (Reinhart) Ueckert. She was raised in the Beach area and educated in rural Golden Valley County schools. On February 18, 1929, Ella was united in marriage to Clifton Schaal in Glendive, Montana. Ella and Clifton were blessed with five children: Rosa, Violet, Anne, Dan, and Robert. Since the late 1930's, Ella and her family lived on the home farm and on various other farms throughout Golden Valley County. Ella moved into Beach in 1985 and to the Golden Valley Manor in 2001. For the last year of her life, she resided at the Wibaux County Nursing Home.

Ella was a member of the First Lutheran Church in Beach. She belonged to the Homemakers' Club, the Church Circle and quilting group, and the Beach Garden Club. She was employed as a clerk by the Hazelone Shop in Beach for many years. Ella was an avid quilter, and she also enjoyed crocheting, sewing, and gardening. She especially loved to can her garden produce.

Ella was preceded in death by her husband, Clifton Schaal; her infant daughter, Rosa; her daughter, Violet Walters; 3 grandchildren; 1 brother; 2 sisters; and 2 sons-in-law, Thomas Muggli and Vernon Walters.

Ella is survived by her sons, Dr. Robert Schaal and his wife Rosemarie of Billings, Montana, and Dan Schaal and his wife Sharen of Beach, North Dakota; her daughter, Anne Muggli of Kennewick, Washington; one sister, Mary McCarthy; 12 grandchildren; 18 great-grandchildren; 22 great-great-grandchildren; and numerous nephews and nieces.

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  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Ella Maria Ueckert Schaal (30 Oct 1911–24 Sep 2009), Find A Grave Memorial no. 100148894, citing Beach Lutheran Cemetery, Beach, Golden Valley County, North Dakota, USA ; Maintained by High Plains (contributor 47607357) .