OBITUARY OF WALTER A. NEUMAN
(1898 - 1921)
Walter A. Neuman died at the Fenger hospital in Omaha at 3 o'clock
p. m. Monday, August 22, 1921. He had been in failing health for
several months and was given special cars and treatment in the
hope of prolonging his life, but he continued to grow worse until
death claimed him at the early age of 22 years, 10 months and
Deceased was born in Stockholm township October 9th, 1898. His
boyhood days were spent on the farm where he attended the rural
school and completed the 8th grade and later was confirmed in
the German Lutheran church. A few years ago he engaged in business
in Boyer and in December, 1920 moved to Denison where he entered
the restaurant business until his health failed and he was taken
to Omaha for treatment.
On March 3, 1920 he was united in marriage to Miss Louise Nissen
of Boyer who survives him. He is also survived by his parents,
Mr. and Mrs. John Neuman, 2 brothers, Fred and John of Stockholm
Twp., 7 sisters, Mesdames J. D. Neuman and Henry Neuman both of
Omaha, Mrs. John C. Hagge of Ogden, Iowa, Mrs. H. W. Pithan of
Boyer, Mrs. John Fredericksen of Schleswig and Mesdames L. F.
and Henry Gronau of Kiron.
Funeral services at 2:30 pm Thursday, August 25 from the German
Lutheran church conducted by Rev. O. Richter.
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