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Frank Joachim Jungwirth

Zell, Faulk County, South Dakota, USA
Death 11 Feb 1968 (aged 82)
Zell, Faulk County, South Dakota, USA
Burial Zell, Faulk County, South Dakota, USA
Memorial ID 131657016 · View Source
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Frank J. Jungwirth, 82, an employee of the Farmers Elevator more than 50 years, died Sunday (Feb. 11, 1968) at his home in Zell, (Faulk Co., SD.)

He was born February 2, 1886 in Zell. In 1905, he moved to California, returning in two years to Sulphur, SD, where he homesteaded. He began employment at the Farmers Elevator in 1911 and retired in 1965. He married Alma Puetman * in 1912 at Zell.

Survivors include his widow, Alma; four sons, Bernard, Francis and Ellmer, all of Zell; Lewis, Tempe, AZ; three daughters, Mrs. Russell (Evelyn) Harr, Mrs. Leon (Lucille) Severance, both of Zell; Mrs. Marlin (Agnes) Corkins, Lead; two brothers, Pete and John, Visalia, CA; two sisters, Mrs. Katie Sullivan, Visalia, CA, and Mrs. Anna Carl, Sacramento, CA.

Rosary: Feb. 13, 1968, Coleman Funeral Home, Redfield, SD
Requiem Mass:; Feb. 14, St. Mary's Catholic Church, Zell.
Officiating: Rev. John Mulvaney.
Burial: St. Mary's Cemetery.
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* Wife, Alma's maiden name "Puetman" spelled as "Putteman" on her memorial, and as "Puettman" on SD 1935 Census card, and "Puettmann" in an Ancestry family tree.
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Above bio edited from Feb. 12, 1968 Daily Plainsman, Huron, SD
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SD Birth Index:
Frank Joachim Jungwirth
Birth Date: 2 Feb 1886
Gender: Male
County: Faulk
Father's Name: Frank Jungwirth
Mother's name: Anna Reischel
File Date: 26 Mar 1941
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  • Created by: Carolyn Bingham Rosemore
  • Added: 21 Jun 2014
  • Find A Grave Memorial 131657016
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Frank Joachim Jungwirth (2 Feb 1886–11 Feb 1968), Find A Grave Memorial no. 131657016, citing Saint Marys Catholic Cemetery, Zell, Faulk County, South Dakota, USA ; Maintained by Carolyn Bingham Rosemore (contributor 46488677) .