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John Zoelle

1868 - 1952


John M. Zoelle, 84, of 601 South Seventh Street died in St. Mary's Hospital September 11, 1952, after a long illness.  Funeral at St. Henry’s Catholic Church, the Rev. A. J, Herrmann officiated. Interment was in St. Henry's Cemetery.


Mr. Zoelle was a member of St. Henry's Church and the Holy Name Society.


Mr. Zoelle was a life long resident of Watertown and was born here July 13, 1868, a son of the late Mr. and Mrs. Pius Zoelle. He was for many years an employee of James D. Casey Company and Watkins Products Company.


Mr. Zoelle was married to Anna Meyer in 1890. She preceded him in death.




Daughter          Mrs. Robert Heilmeier, this city

Daughter          Mrs. Elmer Heth, Puente, CA

Son               Francis J. Zoelle, Covina, CA

Nine grandchildren

Sister            Miss Lena Zoelle, this city




Sister            Mrs. John Nimm

Sister            Mrs. Joseph Molzahn

Brother           Paul Zoelle

Brother           Louis Zoelle

Brother           George Zoelle