Jacoba Roetman Levering

  • Birth 23 Feb 1867 Zwollerkerspel, Zwolle Municipality, Overijssel, Netherlands
  • Death 31 Mar 1931 Rock Valley, Sioux County, Iowa, USA
  • Burial Rock Valley, Sioux County, Iowa, USA
  • Plot Center Section, Row 10
  • Memorial ID 12213195

Mrs. J. Levering passed away in her home in Rock Valley Tuesday morning at 7:00 o'clock following a lingering illness of several months.

Mrs. Jacoba (Roetman) Levering was born in the Netherlands on February 23, 1867, and had attained the age of sixty four years, one month and seven days. When she was sixteen years old, she came with her parents to this country. They located in Hospers, Sioux County, where she made her home for several years. She was united in marriage with Julius Levering July 28, 1890. Mr. and Mrs. Levering resided at Middleburg for a few years. For the past thirteen years they made their home in Rock Valley.

Mrs. Levering leaves her husband and four children, John, of Steen, Minn., Lambert of Sheldon; Edward of Grand Rapids, Mich; and Mrs. John Berants, of Ireton, Iowa.

Funeral services will be held Friday afternoon, 1:00 o'clock at the home and 1:30 in the First Reformed Church of Rock Valley.

-Obituary from The Rock Valley Bee

Arrived in New York on 30 Oct 1882 sailing from Amsterdam, Netherlands on ship Surrey.

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  • Created by: Nancy Kiel-Gravning
  • Added: 30 Oct 2005
  • Find A Grave Memorial 12213195
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Jacoba Roetman Levering (23 Feb 1867–31 Mar 1931), Find A Grave Memorial no. 12213195, citing Valley View Cemetery, Rock Valley, Sioux County, Iowa, USA ; Maintained by Nancy Kiel-Gravning (contributor 46572398) .