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Martha Lesser

  • Birth 21 Jul 1904 Ritzville, Adams County, Washington, USA
  • Death 21 Jul 1922 Ritzville, Adams County, Washington, USA
  • Burial Odessa, Lincoln County, Washington, USA
  • Plot no marker/stone found
  • Memorial ID 44202772

dau of Conrad Lesser / Maria Catharina "Maggie" Heimbigner

Miss Martha Lesser daughter of Mr. & Mrs. Conrad Lesser who reside near the county line north of town, died in the hospital at Spokane at 4:25 last Friday morning following an operation for appendicitis. The body was brought to Ritzville and the funeral services were held Sunday afternoon at the County Line Church, being conducted by Rev K. K. Maier.

The funeral was attended by a large company of friends and relatives. The burial took place in the nearby cemetery. Martha would have be en eighteen years old the last of this month, and her death just as she was entering womanhood is a sad blow to her loved ones. Besides her parents she leaves to mourn her untimely death two brothers, Samuel and Daniel, and one sister, Dena, all at home.

ref: Journal Times 27 July 1922 Martha Lesser, daughter of Conrad Lesser, was born July 21, 1904 in Ritzville, WA and her funeral was July 21, 1922. Her age was 17 years

Note: Immanuel Church funeral ledger - No visible tombstone was found for this burial.

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  • Maintained by: Theresa Berg
  • Originally Created by: Scotty
  • Added: 11 Nov 2009
  • Find A Grave Memorial 44202772
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Martha Lesser (21 Jul 1904–21 Jul 1922), Find A Grave Memorial no. 44202772, citing County Line Cemetery, Odessa, Lincoln County, Washington, USA ; Maintained by Theresa Berg (contributor 47163360) .