Freeport Journal Standard Henry Boomgarden obit. First wife Minnie Boomgarden bore George and Hattie.

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 - OBITUARY Henry Booingarden Forreston, 111.,...
OBITUARY Henry Booingarden Forreston, 111., -Jan. 8—Henry Boomgarden was born September llth, 1847, in Uttum, East Frlesia, Germany. He emigrated to America, when ho was 21 years of age, settling at Forreston, 111., and shortly afterward was married to Miss Minnie Borgmann. To this union were born a son and daughter, George and Hattie. . '..''• , , : 'After tho death of his first wife he was married to Miss Tillle Appel- dorren on February 27th, 1SS3. Fourteen children were born to this union, of whom one, a daughter, Tillle, died in 1896, when she was a little over a year old. ' . Mr. Boomgarden was always In comparatively good health up until about ten years ago, when he became 111 with; dropsy and his health had been failing ever since. He paused, away on January 7th, at 1 o'clock p. m., reaching the age of SI years, 3 months and 26 days. He leaves to mourn his departure his beloved wife and th-a following children: Gcorgo, of Forreston; Hattie, wife of Jack Harper: Derm, wife of Christian Knltenbadi, Forrenton; Heater., wife of George Westermann, Leaf River; Lizzie, wife of Frank Ackermann, Gorman Adeline; Harry Valley; Grace of Boomgarden, German Valley: Helen, of Adeline; Tlllie, wife of Eduard Jansen, Setvard; Caroline, wife of John Oudeker',?, Shannon; HenHuttn. wife of Frank vSlotfffet, German Valley; Bert, of German .Valley; Henry, Conrad ami Joe, of Adeline. There are 17 grandchildren and two great grandchU- dren. throe daughters-in-law, sons-in-law. Mr. Boomgarden had lived in Adeline the Inst ten years, Avhorc he and his wife often were privileged to have their children visiting them. When he passed away on Monday nil but one child of his second wife were present. Funeral services will on Friday morning-, 11:30, at .the'-Zton Evangelical church at Adeline. Interment will be at the take nlacV; Jan llth < af! Halftone cemetery. Acting upon their father'* wish his 'six sons Gen-r-. i.i«intrj> v.isu, nis six f>ons oeorgt;, Harry, Bert, Henry. Conrad and Joe, wi.ll bp pal!-bearers; , Rev, R. <l>trole and Hev. August Bock officiate at the funeral . V. will

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  1. Freeport Journal-Standard,
  2. 09 Jan 1929, Wed,
  3. Page 7

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