Fred J. Sexauer

Fred J. Sexauer

Birth
Death 13 Oct 1964 (aged 87)
Burial Ankeny, Polk County, Iowa, USA
Plot Sec S Row 3 Lot 4
Memorial ID 19910757 · View Source
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Mr. Sexauer, who had been ill four days, died Tuesday 13 October at Iowa Lutheran Hospital following a stroke. He was the son of Minnie and Matthew Sexauer, born near Ankeny, Iowa on 23 April 1877. As a boy he helped his father to farm, and attended the Crocker Township School. On 30 January 1907 he was united in marriage to Pearl McClung of Elkhart, Iowa. The first eight years of their married life was spent farming on their homestead near Wawota, Canada. Three children were born to this union: Adolph, Leland, and Lucille. Upon returning from Canada they moved to a farm near Ankeny, doing farming, dairying, making sorghum, operating a portable dance floor business, and roller skating rink. In later years Mr. Sexauer enjoyed traveling, reminiscing, and belonging to the Pioneer Club. He leaves to mourn his passing his son Leland of Waterloo; his daughter Lucille McCleary; three grandchildren, Doreen, Melvin and Norman McCleary; one sister, Mrs. Emily Pickenbrock, all of Ankeny; and a host of relatives and friends. Honorary pallbearers are William Kile, Frank Zelle, E. A. Sexauer, Charles Gift, Charles Hanson and Dr. F. A. Campbell. Pallbearers will be Everett West, Ralph Brazelton, Arral Thompson, Gerald Paullin, Jerry Fulton and Jesse Smith.



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  • Created by: Suzi Dewsnap Terrell
  • Added: 15 Jun 2007
  • Find a Grave Memorial 19910757
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Fred J. Sexauer (23 Apr 1877–13 Oct 1964), Find a Grave Memorial no. 19910757, citing Greenwood Friends Cemetery, Ankeny, Polk County, Iowa, USA ; Maintained by Suzi Dewsnap Terrell (contributor 46902002) .