Frank Xavier Hillmer

Frank Xavier Hillmer

Death 13 May 1965 (aged 83)
Staples, Todd County, Minnesota, USA
Burial Browerville, Todd County, Minnesota, USA
Plot South section #3, Row 5, Lot 7B
Memorial ID 213962570 · View Source
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Funeral services were held on Monday, May 17th for Frank X Hillmer at St. Peters Catholic Church with Rev. A.J. Kraemer officiating. Interment was made in the church cemetery.
Frank Hillmer was born 12/9/1881 to Joseph and Theresa (Brandl) Hillmer in Germany. He came to the United States and Todd County in the year of 1900. He was married to Mary T. Spieker at Long Prairie on April 26, 1904. They lived on a farm in Little Elk township until 1949 when they moved near Browerville in Hartford township. He was a member of St. Peter's church. Mr. Hillmer suffered a stroke about 8 months ago and was a patient at St. John's hospital here for several weeks before being transferred to the Staples Rest Home. He passed away at the Staples hospital on May 13th.

Surviving his death are his wife and the following children:
Mrs. Jake (Helen) Steinmetz of this city,
Mrs. Elmer (Marie) Bengston of Long Prairie
George Hillmer of Swanville
Carl Hillmer of Carlos
Ben of Long Prairie
Lawrence of Browerville
William, Rudolph and Pete all of St. Paul.
Two sons Frank and Joseph preceded him in death.

Frank was an assessor in Little Elk and Hartford townships for many years and was also a member of District 153 school board. He served as County Commissioner, 3rd district for some time. He was also a telephone director.


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