Andrew Stoffel

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Andrew Stoffel

Wolbach, Greeley County, Nebraska, USA
Death 6 Apr 1946 (aged 32)
Casper, Natrona County, Wyoming, USA
Burial Wolbach, Greeley County, Nebraska, USA
Plot Block 7, Lot 25
Memorial ID 61096285 · View Source
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From The Greeley Citizen, Greeley, Nebraska, Thursday, April 11, 1946, transcribed by Linda Berney:


Mr. and Mrs. Frank Stoffel received word Saturday night of the sudden death of their son, Andrew Stoffel, 32, of Casper, Wyo.

Surviving, in addition to his parents, are his wife, the former Dorothy Shields, and four children: two sisters, Freda Hansen and Velda Greek, and three brothers, Gustav, Howard and Reynard.

Funeral services were held in Casper Wednesday morning. The body will arrive in Grand Island this morning and last rites will be conducted at 2:30 o'clock this afternoon at the Wolbach Trinity Lutheran church, with Rev. C. B. Harman officiating. Burial will be in Hillside cemetery.

From The Greeley Citizen, Greeley, Nebraska, Thursday, April 18, 1946, transcribed by Linda Berney:

Obituary – Andrew Stoffel, son of Mr. and Mrs. Frank Stoffel, was born at Wolbach, July 9, 1913, and died April 6, 1946 at Casper, Wyo. He grew to manhood on the family farm in Nance county, where he was engaged in farming.

On June 24, 1933, he was united in marriage to Miss Dorothy Shields at Grand Island. To this union were born four children, Bonnie, Nina, Joe and Joyce. The family moved to Casper in 1943, where he was employed.

Surviving are his wife and children; parents, Mr. and Mrs. Frank Stoffel; two sisters and three brothers.

Last rites were held at the Lutheran church in Wolbach Thursday afternoon, with Rev. C. B. Harman of Grand Island officiating. Pallbearers were David E. Bengtson, Alvin Barr, Leon Berney, Jess Elliott, Alfred Berney, and Elden Plumtree. Burial was in Hillside Cemetery.

Among those from out-of-town attending the funeral services were Mrs. Andrew Stoffel and family, Mrs. Freda Hansen of Casper, Tom Shields and daughter, Peggy, Mr. and Mrs. Tommy Shields, Mr. and Mrs. Dale Richards of Central City.

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  • Created by: Linda Berney
  • Added: 3 Nov 2010
  • Find a Grave Memorial 61096285
  • Find a Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Andrew Stoffel (9 Jul 1913–6 Apr 1946), Find a Grave Memorial no. 61096285, citing Hillside Cemetery, Wolbach, Greeley County, Nebraska, USA ; Maintained by Linda Berney (contributor 47343179) .