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 Jacob Mauss

Jacob Mauss

Papillion, Sarpy County, Nebraska, USA
Death 17 Apr 1947 (aged 69)
Marysvale, Piute County, Utah, USA
Burial Murray, Salt Lake County, Utah, USA
Plot 09 097 1
Memorial ID 126176 · View Source
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Jacob Mauss, 69, salesman, Glade Candy Co., died of a heart attack in Marysvale, Piute county, where he had gone on business for the candy company.

Mr. Mauss was born June 13, 1877 in Papillion, Neb., a son of Jacob and Lena Kelsch Mauss, and at the age of 14 he came to Utah with his parents settling in Murray. In 1927 he married Bendergthe I. Steffenson, and in 1910 was called to serve a mission for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Germany, where he served two and a half years.

An active LDS worker all his life, Mr. Mauss served as bishop of the Waterloo ward 10 years and had served as a high councilman in Granite stake. he was president of the high priests' quorum in Wells stake at the time of his death.

For 40 years he was employed as a salesman with the J. G. McDonald Candy Co. and for the past 10 years had been with the Glade Candy Co.

Besides his widow, he is survived by the following sons; Clyde and Alma Mauss, Salt Lake City; Leonard V. Mauss, Twin Falls, Ida,; Clifford J. Mauss, Louisville, Ky., and Wendell V. Mauss, Spokane, Wash., and 14 grandchildren. Two grandchildren, Kenneth Lawrence Mauss and Margaret (Peggy) Stephenson, were reared from infancy by Mr. and Mrs. Mauss. Two sisters, Mrs. Lena Pflug, Lincoln, Neb., and Louisa Chirstensen, Salt Lake City, also survive.

Burial will be in Murray city cemetery.

Salt Lake Telegram UT) April 18, 1947

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  • Originally Created by: Utah State Historical Society
  • Added: 2 Feb 2000
  • Find A Grave Memorial 126176
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