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Adolph Swejkar Obituary

Manitowoc Herald Times, Mon 18 Dec 1950, p. 2:  




Adolph W. Swejkar, 77, of 840 North 11th street, Manitowoc, died suddenly of a heart attack Saturday afternoon at his home.


Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Tuesday at the Mittnacht funeral home, Manitowoc. The Rev. John Walker will officiate and burial will be in Evergreen cemetery, Manitowoc.


He was born in Manitowoc in 1873 and in 1906 married Miss Minnie Blank. He was a foreman in charge of maintenance and outfitting of the passenger steamers in the shops of the Goodrich Transit company in Manitowoc for 40 years. During World War II he was employed at the Manitowoc Ship Building company, retiring in 1946.


Mr. Swejkar was a member of Chickerming lodge, Odd Fellows, the Rebekahs, and ZCBJ lodge. 


Survivors are his wife; a son, Sidney of Manitowoc; two brothers, Emil and Frank of Two Rivers; three sisters, Mrs. Mary Hawkins of Whitelaw, Mrs. Annie Brown of Chicago and Mrs. W. F. Wright oif Cheboygan, Mich.; and a grandchild. 


Friends may call at the funeral home until the hour of services. Members of the Chickerming loge will meet at the funeral home at 7:30 Monday night.

Owner/SourceManitowoc Herald-Times
Date18 Dec 1950
Linked toAdolph Wenzel SWEJKAR

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