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Jerome Herman Zechiel  



Jerome Herman Zechiel second son of Louis Christian and his wife Louisa Christiana Stahl Zechiel was born near Culver , Marshall County, Indiana on January 22, 1882. died February 16, 1951 buried 19 Feb 1951 CUlver Masonic Cemetery Culver Marshall county Indiana

    Conduct Final Rites For Jerome Zechiel, Well Known Resident

    Funeral Services were conducted at the Grace Evangelical and Reformed Church here on Monday afternoon for Jerome Herman Zechiel, age, 69.

    A widely known Culver resident, Mr. Zechiel passed away Friday evening following an illness of two years.

    Services were conducted by Dr. Meredith Sprunger, pastor of the local church, assisted by Harvey Harsh of INdianapolis, former local pastor, and Dr. Hardiff Sexton, chaplain at the Culver Military Academy. Interment was in the Culver Masonic Cemetery.

    Born south of Culver, Mr. Zechiel had spent his entire life in this community. He was a prominent farmer and livestock dealer. He was a member of the Evangelical and Reformed church where he played an active role until he became ill.

    Surviving are his widow, Mrs. Bertha Zechiel; one daughter, Mrs. Margaret White, Covington, Indiana; two sons: Donald, SOuth Bend and Jeroms J., Culver; five grandchildren; one sister, Mrs. Grace Wade, Los Nagles, Calif.; three brothers: Herbert Los Angles, Homer Glendale Calif. and Rev. Otto North Lima, O. - 21 Feb 1951


He married March 10, 1909 Bertha Larua Fechner born April 15, 1885 South Bend died October 14, 1983 Culver Marshall County Indiana buried 16 Oct 1983 Culver Masonic Cemetery Culver Marshall county Indiana She was the daughter of Carl and Olgas Brose Fechner. She was a milliner before her marriage.

Children:
    Donald Walter Zechiel Birth: Mar. 10, 1909 Culver Marshall County Indiana Death: 19 Jul 1954 South Bend St. Joseph County Indiana buried 21 Jul 1954 Highland Cemetery South Bend, St. Joseph County, Indiana, married 6 May 1939 Ellen Kleckner

    Margaret Imogine Zechiel Birth: 24 Sep 1915 Culver Marshall, Indiana Death: 8 May 2004 buried Mount Hope Cemetery Covington, Fountain County, Indiana married Luke White Birth: 13 Mar 1913 Daviess County, Indiana Death : 7 Feb 1999 buried: Mount Hope Cemetery Covington, Fountain County, Indiana,son of William Nelson White & Mary Emily Campbell

    Jerome J. Zechiel 21 Nov 1923 Culver, Indiana Death:12 Dec 1996 Plymouth, Marshall, Indiana







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