Random Forestdale Tombstone

by Laurel | December 28th, 2011

Bollenbach - Marton Tombstone

Bollenbach - Marton Tombstone

December 28, 1929

Frederick Bollenbach

Federick Bollenbach, 43, died tonight at his home, 263 Hillside Avenue, after a short illness with blood poisoning. He was born in Austria in 1887 and had lived in this city 21 years. He was a shoemaker, a member of the Sons of Herman and of the Franz Abt male chorus. Besides his widow, Mrs. Elizabeth (Marton) Bollenbach, he leaves two sons, Ernest and Fred; one daughter, Gertrude, all of Holyoke; five brothers, Jacob of Canada, Albert Rudolph and Julius, all of Holyoke; and Henry of Canada; and his mother Mrs. Catherine Bollenbach of Germany. The funeral will be held at the home Sunday afternoon at 3, Rev. E. C. Steubi officiating. Burial will be in Forestdale Cemetery.

Adapted from The Springfield Republican, image from my personal archive.

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