Death Notices and Obituary Index

For Milwaukee and the Surrounding Communities

Sources: The Milwaukee Journal, The Milwaukee Sentinel, other various newspapers
Publish dates: Various

See also Waukesha Obituaries
Milwaukee County Obits (offsite link)
Milwaukee Sentinel,Journal Death Notice Index (offsite link)
Milwaukee Obit Archives June 2001 (offsite link)
Milwaukee Obit Archives before June 2001 (offsite link)
Milwaukee Journal/Sentinel Obituaries (Fee Charged for archived obits)

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Sent in by a researcher/see contributors page

Source: Milwaukee Journal, November, 1929

FAUST, Mary (nee Lauer) beloved wife of Alois Faust, mother of 6 children, Funeral St. Joseph Church.


Jane Allen Faville, Died June 26, 1877;

Source: published June 27, 1877

FAVILLE--In this city, on the 26th inst., Mrs. Jane, wife of Dr. Henry Faville. Funeral from the residence, 591 Jefferson street, Thursday, the 28th, at 2 P.M.


Jacob Fehr, 4/18/1903

Source: Milwaukee Journal Died April 18, 1903; published April 20, 1903.

FEHR--Jacob Fehr, Sr., Saturday morning, April 18, 1903, aged 79 years, at the residence, 301 Ninth street. Funeral Tuesday, April 21, at 2 o'clock p.m. from residence.


Source: Milwaukee Journal (or Sentinel)

Services for Otto Free, 78, of Okauchee, a retired Milwaukee cement block manufacturer, will be held at 1:30 p.m. Saturday at the August J. Abe funeral home, 3621 W. Villard av. Burial will be in Wanderer's Rest Cemetery.

Mr. Frey died Wednedsay at Summit hospital, Oconomowoc. He formerly operated the Otto Frey Cement Block Co., 4658 N. Hopkins st., and prior to that was a cement contractor.

He was 3rd ward alderman in North Milwaukee for 10 years until that city became a part of Milwaukee in 1929.

Mr. Frey was a Mason, a member of the Modern Woodmen of America and a veteran of the Spanish-American war. Survivors are his wife, Anna and a son, Orville, Okauchee.


Source: Milwaukee Journal March 26, 1912
Sent in by a researcher Lenora

FUCHS - Frank Fuchs died Sunday, Mary 24, 1912, 7 a.m. aged 25 years 16 days. Funeral Wednesday, March 27, 1912, 8:30 a.m. from residence, 526 Ring St. to St. Elizabeth’s church. Interment Holy Cross.


d: October 22, 1932

Source: Published October 23, 1932.

FUCHS: Sophia, died Oct. 22, aged 76 years, at the residence, 1508 S. 25th st., beloved wife of Charles; mother of Mrs. Theresa Eberhardt, Albert, William, Mrs. Agnes Strudemann and Elizabeth Fuchs; also survived by 2 sons-in-law, 2 daughters-in-law, 8 grandchildren and 1 great-grandchild. Funeral Tuesday, Oct. 25, at 8:45 a.m., from the Bielefeld Funeral Home, 2432 W. Greenfield av., to St. Lawrence's church. Interment Trinity cemetery, Members of the Christian Mothers and the S. M. S. B society will meet at the funeral home Monday at 2:30 p.m.



Source: Milwaukee Journal March 26, 1912

Joseph Fuss Sunday, March 24, at St. Joseph’s Hospital, aged 51 years; survived by 3 children and 1 grandchild, Mrs. J. Kelly, Miles City, Montana, and Ada and Erwin of Milwaukee. Funeral Wednesday, March 27, at 8:30 a.m. from the parlors of Cassell & Co., 624 3rd St., to St. Gall’s church.