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Lincoln Courier, August 20, 1942


Mrs. Mary Langenbahn, 70, who had resided for the past few years with her brother, George Bender on N. Belmont street in Mt. Pulaski died at 3 a.m. Thursday in St. Clara's hospital.

She suffered a paralytic stroke at 2 a.m. and her death occurred a few minutes after entering the hospital.

Decedent was born September 27, 1871. Her husband, Peter Langenbahn, died in 1923 and surviving are four sons, Fred, Virgil, and Howard all of Lincoln; and Albert, Mason City; one daughter, Mrs. Lorene Semple, New Holland, eleven grandchildren; two brothers, George and John Bender, both of Mt. Pulaski and two sisters Mrs. Tena McDonnell, Greeley, Colo., and Mrs. Ann Schaffer, Owensville, Ind.

She was a member of Mt. Pulaski St. John's Church and Aid society.

The body was removed to the Schahl funeral home to remain until 2 p.m. Saturday when services will be conducted by Rev. R. O. Zumstem at Mt. Pulaski St. John's church. Burial will be in St. Mary's cemetery, Lincoln.

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