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.
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