Fred Hein obituary July 1895
return homo tomorrow. Death of Fred Hein. Another old settler has passed away. This time it is Fred Hein, who died this morning at 4:45 at his home at 308 Fourth avenue. His death was very sudden. Although not in very good health for some time past, he had been out riding yesterday evening after the storm, and at bedtime complained no more than usual about his asthma, except that he said he was very weak. • Mr. Hein was a resident of this city for many years, moving up from Montmorency township, where he was engaged in farming for almost twenty years. He was born in Germany in 1829. Came to America in 1848 and after spending six years in St. Louis engaged in farming in Montmoroncy. He leaves a wife and four children, the .atter being Mrs. Fred.May and William and Fritz Hein of Dunlap, Iowa, and Henry Hein of Rock Falls. The funeral services will be held at the residence on Wednesday afternoon at L o'clock. May Build a New Church.