Ervin C Oestreich

Ervin C Oestreich

Harrington, Lincoln County, Washington, USA
Death 15 Sep 1981 (aged 74)
Davenport, Lincoln County, Washington, USA
Burial Harrington, Lincoln County, Washington, USA
Memorial ID 53725193 · View Source
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His father was John J. Oestreich who was born in Russia and his mother, Anna Margaret "Annie"(Schafer) Oestreich who was born in Russia.

He graduated from the Ritzville High School in Ritzville, Adams County, Washington. Following graduation, he worked there for an oil distributor for two years.

He married Lois M. Armstrong 6 January 1926 Prosser, Benton County, WA.

In 1928 they moved to a farm southeast of Harrington in Lord's Valley. They continued to reside there until they moved to town in 1956. Lois passed away in 1969.

He married second to Elmina (_____) Schaefer 2 September 1972. She was formerly of Ritzville.

He lived in Harrington for 53 years. When he retired from farming he and his wife both enjoyed bowling and golf.

He was a member of the Harrington Lions Club member, having served as president and a past Lions zone chairman. He joined the Davenport Acacia Lodge No. 58 and the Spokane El Katif Shrine. He served as a board member and past president of the United Grain Growers; was a charter member of the Washington State Wheat Commission and was a 50-year Grange member. He served as mayor of Harrington from 1963 to 1976. He also was a board member of the Lincoln Hospital District.

He passed away in the Davenport Lincoln Hospital.

His children were:
John E. Oestreich
E. Walter "Bill" Oestreich
Robert "Bob" Schaefer (Step-son)

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  • Maintained by: Valerie Timm Adams
  • Originally Created by: Donna Lyle Alumbaugh
  • Added: 15 Jun 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 53725193
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Ervin C Oestreich (11 Jan 1907–15 Sep 1981), Find A Grave Memorial no. 53725193, citing Hillcrest Cemetery, Harrington, Lincoln County, Washington, USA ; Maintained by Valerie Timm Adams (contributor 47207307) .