Conrad Grotelueschen

Conrad Grotelueschen

Birth
Colfax County, Nebraska, USA
Death 28 Apr 1959 (aged 66)
Omaha, Douglas County, Nebraska, USA
Burial Columbus, Platte County, Nebraska, USA
Memorial ID 30816493 · View Source
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GROTELUESCHEN, CONRAD (1893 - 1959) - [The Columbus Daily Telegram, April 28, 1959, pg. 8, col. 2]
Conrad Grotelueschen, 66, Columbus, died about 7:30 a.m. today at the Lutheran General hospital in Omaha. Funeral arrangements are pending, with Gass Funeral home in charge.
[The Columbus Daily Telegram, April 29, 1959, pg. 5, col. 2]
Funeral services for Conrad Grotelueschen, 66, of 3515 17th street, will be at 1:30 p.m. Friday at the Gass Funeral home and at 2 p.m. at Immanuel Lutheran church with the Rev. A.H. Guettler officiating. Burial will be in Christ Lutheran cemetery.
The body will lie in state at the Gass Funeral chapel after 11 a.m. Thursday.
Mr. Grotelueschen, a former Platte county farmer, died Tuesday morning at Lutheran General hospital in Omaha after a lingering illness.
He had farmed several miles north of Columbus for many years and after moving to town in 1945 he was employed by the Union Pacific Railroad and in other jobs.
A lifetime resident of this vicinity, he was born Jan. 3, 1893 in Colfax county, the son of Henry and Anna Elise Wendt Grotelueschen. He received his education in the Colfax county rural schools.
He was baptized and confirmed at Christ Lutheran church, and presently was a member of Immanuel Lutheran church and Laymen's League.
His marriage to Martha Mueller took place April 24, 1919 at St. John's Lutheran church, and they had four daughters. She preceded him in death Sept. 18, 1937.
On Jan. 29, 1950, Mr. Grotelueschen married Mrs. Ruth Clausen who survives him.
Also surviving are his daughters, Mrs. Marvin (Esther) Folken of Richland, Mrs. Edgar (Vernetta) Cattau of Columbus, Mrs. E.C. (Luetta) Werner of Deshler and Miss Dorothy of Denver; two step children, Mrs. Ted (Dorothy) Matzen and Harold Clausen, both of Columbus; 12 grandchildren and seven-step-grandchildren; one brother, H.W. Grotelueschen of Schuyler; two sisters, Mrs. Emma Rickert of Columbus and Mrs. Martha Kreye of Omaha.
A brother, Eric, and two sisters, Mrs. Louisa Johannes and Mrs. Marie Wennekamp, preceded him in death.



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  • Find a Grave Memorial 30816493
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Conrad Grotelueschen (3 Jan 1893–28 Apr 1959), Find a Grave Memorial no. 30816493, citing Christ Lutheran Cemetery, Columbus, Platte County, Nebraska, USA ; Maintained by Don (contributor 46558676) .