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 Joseph Wente

Joseph Wente

Birth
Dubuque, Dubuque County, Iowa, USA
Death 18 May 1934 (aged 76)
Carroll County, Iowa, USA
Burial Breda, Carroll County, Iowa, USA
Memorial ID 27764094 · View Source
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Edited from the Carroll Daily Herald May 23, 1934. Includes corrections and additions.

Joseph Wente, a resident of Carroll County for 58 years, died at his home southwest of Breda, at 12:30
Friday morning, May 18. Mr. Wente had been ill for some time with heart trouble and a few-days before his death he suffered a stroke.
Joseph Wente was born Sept. 4, 1857, at Dubuque, lA and was a son of Clemens Wente and Catherine Rosener [ Elizabeth Besener]. When he was a small lad he came to Carroll County with his father and brother. On Feb. 17, 1885, he was married to Miss Gertrude Meinen at Breda, and they located on a farm which has since been his occupation. Surviving is his son Leo. One son died in infancy. He is also survived by three grandchildren and one half-sister, Mrs. M. H. [Anna] Schaefer [also step-sister Mrs. Mary Bernadina Frohle Stallman]. He was preceded in death by his parents, a brother William and half-brother Clem.
Funeral services were held at St. Bernard Catholic Church, Breda. Burial took place in St. Bernard Cemetery.


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Gravesite Details Obituary provided by J Hoffman (48871480).

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  • Created by: J Ryan
  • Added: 23 Jun 2008
  • Find A Grave Memorial 27764094
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Joseph Wente (4 Sep 1857–18 May 1934), Find A Grave Memorial no. 27764094, citing Saint Bernards Cemetery, Breda, Carroll County, Iowa, USA ; Maintained by J Ryan (contributor 46995029) .