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George H. Weihert

1885 - 1943


Watertown Republican

Oct. 9, 1943

Funeral Service

for G. Weihert

Funeral services for George H. Weihert, 58, route 1, (town of Emmet), who died suddenly Saturday morning, will be held Tuesday afternoon at 2 o clock at the Schmutzler funeral home and at 2:30 o’clock at the First Congregational church, with the Rev. C. W. Pinkney officiating.  Burial will be in Oak Hill cemetery. 

Mr. Weihert passed away in the real estate office of George Zoelle, North Second Street, late Saturday morning, following a heart attack.  He had been ailing with heart trouble for several years and two weeks ago suffered a severe attack.

He was born in the town of Emmet on April 19, 1885, the son of Mr. and Mrs. George Weihert.  He had spent his entire life in this community.  On Oct. 1, 1913, he married Laura W. Lehman.

Surviving are his wife; his mother, Mrs. Caroline Weihert; one daughter, Mrs. Eldor Topel of the town of Lebanon; one son, Melvin, at home; one grandchild, Laura Marie Topel; three sisters, Mrs. Maggie Draeger and Mrs. Dina Willitz of Watertown and Mrs. Leonard Triplett of the town of Emmet; and one brother, Arthur, of the town of Emmet.  One sister died in infancy, and another, Mrs. Irvin Hooker, passed away on Aug. 2, 1941.

He was a member of the First Congregational church.




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