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Mary Sophia Schmohl
Mary was the daughter of Mrs. Louise Schmohl
Louise was Barbara's Younger Sister
Born - April 9,1868
Occupation in 1900 - Dress Maker
Died - December 10, 1931
Fort Collins, Colorado
Buried - Lebanon Cemetery
Lebanon, Red Willow County, Nebraska
DANBURY – DECEMBER 17, 1931
Mary Sophia Schmohl was born April 9, 1868
in Nurtingen, Germany and departed this life
at Fort Collins, Colorado, December 10, 1931
at the age of 63 years, 8 months and 1 day.
She is survived by her aged foster mother,
Mrs. John Kaiser, and her foster sisters,
Mrs. Louisa Bodwell, of Fort Collins, Colorado
and Mrs. Hannah Bartholomew, of Lebanon, Nebraska
and two nieces and three nephews.
At the age of two years, she came with her parents
to America, and after their death at the age of three,
was adopted by Mr. and Mrs. John Kaiser.
They resided in Atchison county, Missouri,
and when Mary was 10 years of age,
they located to Nemaha county, Nebraska where
she grew to womanhood. At this place she was
confirmed into the German Lutheran church.
In 1891, the family moved to a farm near
Lebanon, Nebraska, later moving to Lebanon
where she faithfully cared for her foster parents until
her health failed 3 years ago.
During the last eight months she was lovingly cared for
by her sister, Mrs. Louise Bodwell of Fort Collins, Colorado.
Funeral services were held at 1:30 p.m.,
Sunday, with Rev. R. A. Jeffrey in charge.
Interment was made in Lebanon Cemetery.
The Sentinel extends sympathy to the bereaved relatives.
CARD OF THANKS
We take this means to thank the friends who so kindly contributed to Mary’s comfort by sending letters,
cards and gifts. Each day’s mail was awaited with happy anticipation wondering who would be the friend
who would remember her that day.
We also wish to express our thanks for the beautiful flowers and for the words and expressions of sympathy
extended to us, also to all of those who have assisted
us in this hour of bereavement for our loved one.
Words fail to express our appreciation of all.
Mrs. John Kaiser
Mr. and Mrs. O. C. Bodwell and family
Mr. and Mrs. U. B. Bartholomew and Family
Sister - Louisa Kathryn (Kaiser) Bodwell
Born - June 7, 1876
Sister - Hannah Mary (Kaiser) Bartholomew
Born - July 28, 1886
Father - John Henry Kaiser
Mother - Barbara Anna (Hildenbrand) Kaiser
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