August Zippel, obit article, Edwardsville Intelligencer 2 July 1924
Sunday H of from WELL KNOWN MADISON COUNTY FARMER IS DEAD Funeral! services were held on Sunday afternoon at 2 o'clock at the St. Joseph's church at Granite City, for August Zlppel, prominent retired farmer of Madison County whose death occurred last Thursday Thursday Bight. Interment was made In the St. John's Cemetery, Mr. Zippel died at his home Nameoki from a complication of diseases.' He was aged 73 years and 10 months. He had resided the vicinity of Nameoki since 187) and was known throughout this vicinity. He is survived by his widow Mrs. Elizabeth Zippel and five children. children. He was a member of the Choteau, Nameoki, Venice Drainage district, a member of the board of Commissioners and a director of Granite City National Bank. He many friends and acquaintances in the section of this county.