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 Elizabeth <I>Merkel</I> Metz

Elizabeth Merkel Metz

Madison County, Illinois, USA
Death 19 Dec 1950 (aged 74)
Edwardsville, Madison County, Illinois, USA
Burial Edwardsville, Madison County, Illinois, USA
Memorial ID 102010832 · View Source
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Obituary from the Edwardsville Intelligencer, Edwardsville, Madison County, Illinois, Tuesday, December 19, 1950, page 2:
  Mrs. Elizabeth Metz of 324 South Fillmore street died early Tuesday morning in St. Joseph hospital in Highland.
  She was born Dec. 23, 1875, in Pin Oak township and had attained the age of 74 years, 11 months and 25 days. Her parents were the late Joseph and Barbara Sellinger Merkel. She married Max Metz on Oct. 17, 1903, at St. Boniface Catholic church.  Mr. Metz preceded her in death on April 16, 1930.
  She is survived by two brothers, George Merkel and Frank Merkel, Sr.; three sisters, Mrs. Margaret Smith of Columbia, Mo., and Mrs. Barbara Dunn and Mrs. H.W. Dohle, Sr., of this city.
  She was a member of the Daughters of Isabella and St. Boniface Catholic church.
  Friends may call at the Straube funeral home after 7 o'clock Wednesday until 9 a.m. Thursday when services will be held from the church with the Rev. E.J. Eckhard officiating.
  Interment will be in St. Boniface Catholic cemetery.
  The rosary will be recited Wednesday at 8 p.m. at the funeral home.

Pallbearers were Fred Talleur, Adolph Frey, Ray Campbell, John B. Soehlke, John Kreuiter and Frank Hoppe.

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