Death Notices and Obituary Index

For Milwaukee and the Surrounding Communities

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

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Milwaukee Sentinel,Journal Death Notice Index (offsite link)
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Milwaukee Obit Archives before June 2001 (offsite link)
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Source: Der Nord Westen (Manitowoc, Wis), 16 May 1907

A death in Milwaukee on Thursday last week following a long illness of Mrs. Lina Zabel (nee Richter), eldest daughter of Mrs. Wm. Bach here from Mrs. Bach's first marriage with Mr. Gustav Richter. Mrs. Zabel was born 02 October 1850 here in Manitowoc and grew up here. She is well-known by most of the residents of our city. Because she showed great musical promise she went to Germany as a young lady and studied at the Music Conservatory of Koeln (Cologne). From there she returned to Milwaukee and spent a year as a music and vocal teacher. In 1882 she married there with Mr. Paul Zabel. Last Fall she fell ill and underwent an operation which did not bring about the healing which had been hoped for, and she underwent several more operations with no better results. Ultimately death released her from further suffering. Mrs. Zabel is survived by her husband, 2 daughters, and a stepson, as well as a sister, Mrs. Reiter in Milwaukee, and her elderly mother, Mrs. Wm. Bach who has been living in Milwaukee since last Fall. The funeral was held Saturday in Milwaukee.



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Source: Milwaukee Journal, May 20, 1915

ZANDER: Mrs. Fred Zander died May 19, at the age of 73 years. Funeral, Saturday at 8:30 a.m. from residence, 636 Jackson St., to St. Mary’s Church. Interment Calvary Cemetery.



Source: Death notice in Der Nord Westen Manitowoc WI, 2 Mar. 1882

The wife (no name) of Mr. John Zinns died on Tues. morning. She had recently lived in Milwaukee.