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 George C. Wiegman

George C. Wiegman

Birth
Rolfe, Pocahontas County, Iowa, USA
Death 15 Aug 1948 (aged 67)
Pocahontas, Pocahontas County, Iowa, USA
Burial Pocahontas, Pocahontas County, Iowa, USA
Memorial ID 176333398 · View Source
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George married Blanche Trenary September 8, 1909. They had one child, Leon.

OBITUARY:
Geo. C. Wiegman Died Following a Brief Illness
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Was Rural Mail Carrier Here For Thirty Years; Rites
Held Here Sunday
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Funeral services for George C. Wiegman, 66, were held Sunday afternoon at 2:00 o'clock in the Methodist church with Rev. J.R. Kirby in charge. Burial was in Summit Hill* cemetery. Mr. Wiegman died Thursday morning, July 15, in his home after a short illness.
Pallbearers included Dr. W.F. Brinkman, R.A.Crummer, H.L. Yocum, Lewis Mueller, C.W. Peterson and Alfred Anderson. Geo. C., son of Mr. and Mrs. Herman F. Wiegman, was born August 14, 1881 at Rolfe. He attended rural school and Teachers Training and Business college. In 1909 he united in marriage to Miss Blanche M. Trenary at Pocahontas where Mr. Wiegman has been a rural mail carrier for the past 30 years. With the exception of a year and a half in South Dakota, he spent his entire life in Pocahontas county. He was a faithful member of the Methodist church and served as church steward, trustee, treasurer and Sunday school teacher.
Mr. Wiegman was keenly interested in the welfare of his friends and neighbors and took an active part in civic affairs of the community. He was well known and was particularly liked by the patrons on his mail route.
Survivors include his wife, on son Leon G. and a grandson, Richard Allan of Henderson, Iowa, four sisters, Mrs. Jos. (Sophia) Hurtz, Rolfe, Mrs. Frank (Annie) Gilleland and Mrs. Dorothy Cornwell, Morton, Minn., and Mrs. A. C. (Carrie) Jones of Long Beach, Calif.; Three brothers, E.H. Wiegman, Pocahontas, and F.J. and J.H. Wiegman of Claude, Texas.
Relatives from a distance who attended the funeral were: F.J. Wiegman, Claude, Texas; Mr. and Mrs. Frank Gilleland and Mrs. Dorothy Cornwell, Morton, Minn.; Mr. and Mrs. Joe Hurtz of Rolfe, and Mr. and Mrs. Leon Wiegman and son Richard of Henderson.



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  • Created by: Harriet Fritz
  • Added: 14 Feb 2017
  • Find A Grave Memorial 176333398
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for George C. Wiegman (14 Aug 1881–15 Aug 1948), Find A Grave Memorial no. 176333398, citing Summit Hill Cemetery, Pocahontas, Pocahontas County, Iowa, USA ; Maintained by Harriet Fritz (contributor 47161069) .