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Earl D. Huehn
Male 1924 - 1930


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  • Birth  15 Mar 1924  [1
    Gender  Male 
    Interesting Life Story  accident, drowning 
    Misfortune  1930 
    drowned in Nith River 
    Eby ID Number  Waterloo-168302 
    Died  27 Aug 1930  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Buried  Riverside Cemetery, New Hamburg, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Person ID  I168302  Generations
    Last Modified  3 Jan 2019 

    Father  Orlin George Huehn,   b. Sep 1902, Ubly, Huron, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Mother  Mary Isabell Evelyn Balkwill,   b. 1902, Wolverton, Blenheim Twp., Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married  18 Oct 1919  , Oxford Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID  F48548  Group Sheet

  • Notes 
    • Drowning Victims Laid to Rest

      A double funeral was held here last Saturday afternoon for Andrew Eichler and Earl Huehn, the two young boys who so unfortunately lost their lives by drowning below the mill dam last Wednesday afternoon. Private services were held at the homes after which the two corteges proceeded to Trinity Lutheran church where a joint funeral service was held by the pastor, Rev. Mr. Mosig. The church was filled to the doors by sympathizing relatives and friends of both bereaved families. Following a very impressive funeral sermon the two small caskets were placed in the funeral coach and the two funeral processions proceeded side by side to Riverside cemetery where the little bodies were laid into their last resting places. The pall bearers were all schoolmates and playmates of the two departed boys. Many beautiful floral tributes were sent by sympathizing relatives and friends. Rev. Mr. Mosig also had charge of the services at the grave sides. The Eichler boy leaves his sorrowing parents, six brothers and four sisters and his grandparents. The Huehn boy leaves his grief stricken parents and two brothers.

      New Hamburg Independent, September 5, 1930

  • Sources 
    1. [S153] Cemetery - ON, Waterloo, Wilmot - Riverside New Hamburg CC#4564 Internet Link.
      In Loving Memory/ Earl D. Huehn/ Born 1924/ Aged 6 Yrs. 5 Mo. 12 D./ Budded On Earth/ To Bloom In Heaven [Ontario Deaths, D#035622/30 B. Mar 15, 1924 And D. Aug 27, 1930, Parents Orlin Huehn And May Balkwill]

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    Link to Google MapsDied - 27 Aug 1930 - Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Riverside Cemetery, New Hamburg, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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