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 Clara <I>Kessel</I> Giese

Clara Kessel Giese

Fillmore, Washington County, Wisconsin, USA
Death 10 Oct 1974 (aged 84)
Wauwatosa, Milwaukee County, Wisconsin, USA
Burial Brookfield, Waukesha County, Wisconsin, USA
Memorial ID 79576759 · View Source
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Mrs. Clara Giese

Sheboygan Press – October 12, 1974

Mrs. Clara Giese, 84, widow of Alexander, of 2623 N. 116th Street, Wauwatosa, died Thursday at Marion Heights Nursing Home in Milwaukee. She was formerly of Elkhart Lake.
Born April 22, 1890, in Filmore, she was a daughter of the late Peter and Helen Kessel. Her marriage to Mr. Giese took place in Newburg, Oct. 31, 1914.

The couple farmed near Elkhart Lake from 1944 to 1961 when they moved to a farm in the Cedarburg area.

Mrs. Giese lived with her son Leo in Wauwatosa.
Other survivors are a son, Robert in Green Bay; a daughter, Mrs. Paul (Ruth) Schinker of Greenfield, and a sister.

Funeral services will be Monday, at 10:30 a.m., at the chapel in Wisconsin Memorial Park, 13235 W. Capitol Dr., Brookfield. Entombment will follow.

Friends may call at the Harder Funeral Home, 4217 W. Fond du Lac Ave., Milwaukee, after 3 p.m., Sunday.

A memorial fund has been established in Mrs. Giese's name for Trinity United Methodist Church in Wauwatosa.

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