Mary, dau. of Frank & Gertrude (Vaske) Bockenstedt married John H. Drees in May 1876. John bought his father-in-laws farm east of New Vienna. Mary died 7-6-1892. Children: Elizabeth (Mrs. Frank Schlindler) of Reliance, SD; Mary (Mrs. Wm. Stelken) of Farley; Rose (Mrs. Anton Rahe) of Dyersville; Anna (Mrs. Albert Krapfl) of Centralia; Frank of Miller, SD; Joseph married Anna Bueltel of Farley; John; Henry married Clara Schemmel. John & Henry died of the flu in 1918.
Alter 34 Jahr.
Möge ihre Seele in
frieden ruhen. Amen
Mary C. NEE Bockenstedt, daughter of