12 April 2013

Ft Wayne Friday - Henry F. Dauer (1933)

                                                    OLD RESIDENT DIES
                                            Henry F. Dauer, 77, Succumbs After Long Illness
Henry F. Dauer, 77, died at 11:45 o'clock Friday night at the home of his daughter, Mrs. Ernest H. Felger, 1602 Lake avenue after an illness of one year. He had lived with the daughter for seven years. Mr. Dauer, who was born in Fort Wayne in 1855, was a millwright, having been last employed by the Vail Cooperage company. He was a member of the Christ Lutheran church. Surviving are four daughters, Mrs. Margaret Merrillat, Mrs. Mary Felger, Mrs. Frances K. Everett, all of this city, and Mrs. Bertha Everett of Pleasant Mills; a son, Herbert A. Dauer of this city; 11 grandchildren; one
great-grandchild; a sister, Mrs. Louise Gick, and a brother, August Dauer of the Tillman road. The body will be taken from Klaehn & Sons funeral home to the residence of Mrs. Felger this afternoon. Funeral services will be held Monday afternoon at 2 o'clock at the Felger home and at 2:30 at Christ Lutheran Church, Rev. Richard Trojan officiating. Burial will be at Lindenwood cemetery. Friends are asked to omit flowers. 

Nov., 1855
Fort Wayne
Allen County
Indiana, USA
May 5, 1933
Fort Wayne
Allen County
Indiana, USA

**Photo by Jim Cox
 ***Ft Wayne Journal Gazette,  6 May 1933 Pg 2

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