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 Wilbert Ernest Henry Marquart

Wilbert Ernest Henry Marquart

Byron, Thayer County, Nebraska, USA
Death 3 Mar 2000 (aged 88)
Lincoln, Lancaster County, Nebraska, USA
Burial Byron, Thayer County, Nebraska, USA
Memorial ID 101367757 · View Source
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Belleville (KS) Telescope - 9 Mar 2000

Wilbert Ernest Henry Marquart, son of Benhard and Emma Gebers Marquart, was born March 18, 1911 at Byron, Nebraska, and died March 3, 2000 at the Milder Manor Nursing Home, Lincoln, Nebraska, at the age of 88 years, 11 months and 14 days.

He received his education at District 88, Byron, Nebraska. he was united in marriage to Leona Peters on May 30, 1935 and to this union three daughters were born.

He was a life long farmer in the Byron, Nebraska area.

He was a life long member of St. Peter Lutheran Church of rural Byron, Nebraska. he served on the church council, school board, elevator board, and senior citizens board.

He was preceded in death by his parents, and a brother, Edward.

He is survived by his wife, Leona Marquart of Lincoln, Nebraska, three daughters, Virlene Grafelman and Elaine Spreier, both of Lincoln, Nebraska, and Joanne Rutland of Warren, Texas, 11 grandchildren, 15 great-grandchildren, two sisters, Lydia Dittmer and Theresa Peters, both of Superior, Nebraska, and three brothers, Lester Marquart of Lincoln, Nebraska, Raymond Marquart of Superior, Nebraska and Oscar Marquart of Almogordo, New Mexico.

Funeral services were held at 2 p.m. on Tuesday, March 7, 2000 at St. Peters Lutheran Church, rural Byron, Nebraska with Rev. David Nordstrom officiating.

Interment was made in St. Peters Lutheran Cemetery, Byron, Nebraska.

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  • Find A Grave Memorial 101367757
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Wilbert Ernest Henry Marquart (18 Mar 1911–3 Mar 2000), Find A Grave Memorial no. 101367757, citing Saint Peters Lutheran Cemetery, Byron, Thayer County, Nebraska, USA ; Maintained by Peggy Bargen Duey (contributor 46873059) .