Mary Wilhelmina Meinholtz

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Mary Wilhelmina Meinholtz

  • Birth Feb 1911 Henryetta, Okmulgee County, Oklahoma, USA
  • Death 28 Mar 1935 Colorado Springs, El Paso County, Colorado, USA
  • Burial Colorado Springs, El Paso County, Colorado, USA
  • Plot Block 00064 000094 - 0000NE
  • Memorial ID 34994232

Colorado Springs Gazette, 3/29/1935, page 1

Mary Meinholtz Dies At Her Home

Popular College Graduate Ill Only Few Days; No Funeral Plans

Miss Mary Wilhelmine Meinholtz, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Henry Meinholtz, 1624 North Cascade Avenue, and popular Colorado College graduate, died yesterday afternoon at her home, following brief illness. Her condition was regarded as improving, when it suddenly took a turn for the worse and death followed quickly.

Mr. Meinholtz, who was out of the city, was promptly notified and his return was expected momentarily last night.

Miss Meinholtz, who was born in Henryetta, Okla., in February, 1911, was graduated from Colorado College last year. During the time she attended college she was one of the most popular members of the student body. She was a member of Delta Gamma sorority and the Tiger Club. Before entereing Colorado college she studied at Northwestern University and Colorado State Teachers College.

Last year Miss Meinholtz was awarded first prize in the Colorado College beauty contest.

Following her graduation she entered the employ of the Alexander Film company of this city.

Surviving, besides her parents, are three sisters, Helen and Marjorie Meinholtz of this city and Miss Lucille Meinholtz, who is a student at Lindenwood college, St. Charles, Mo.

Funeral arrangements will be made at the Law mortuary.


A big Thank You! to a Findagrave contributor Travis LeMaster for additional information on this memorial.

Gravesite Details Buried: 4/1/1935, Source: City of Colo Spgs cemetery data 3/17/09

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  • Created by: Joe & Connie, and Mariah
  • Added: 19 Mar 2009
  • Find A Grave Memorial 34994232
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Mary Wilhelmina Meinholtz (Feb 1911–28 Mar 1935), Find A Grave Memorial no. 34994232, citing Evergreen Cemetery, Colorado Springs, El Paso County, Colorado, USA ; Maintained by Joe & Connie, and Mariah (contributor 46889617) .