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Middletown Ledger, December 12th, 1940

Mrs. Ferdinand Giese Dies; Age 80 Years

After being ill for three months Mrs. Ferdinand Giese died Monday morning, Dec. 9 at 2:55 o'clock at the home of her son Wm. Giese, 2 miles northeast of New Holland. The body was taken to the Goff Funeral Home and returned to the Giese residence Tuesday afternoon.

Funeral services were held Wednesday at 1 p. m. at Zion Lutheran church after short services had been held at the late home. Rev. M. H. A. Guemmer was the officiating minister. Burial was at Richmond Grove cemetery.

Mrs. Giese was born in Germany April 11, 1860. Her husband preceded her in death a number of years ago.

She is survived by the following children: William and Bertha Giese and Mrs. Fried Koester, New Holland; Mrs. Anna Utech, Palestine.

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