Called To Rest At
Home in Elkhart
Elkhart Lake. -- Peter Reichert died this morning at 8 o'clock at his home in Elkhart Lake after a lingering illness.
He was born September 7, 1861, in the town of Rhine, and was married on December 15, 1892, to Miss Anna Urban of the town of Rhine.
In his early life he worked on farms in the vicinity after which he worked at the carpenter trade for a few years and then was employed as a painted by the William Lauer and Sons company for twenty-five years.
The survivors are his wife and two sons, Ben of Plymouth, and Harold at home; one daughter, Mrs. Arno Wiehr at home; two sisters, Mrs. Mary Feld of Milwaukee; and Mrs. Jacob Adams of Sheboygan; three brothers, Louis, Milwaukee; Herman, Stevens Point, and Conrad of Edgar, Wis. He was preceded in death by one son, William, who died in infancy, and by five brothers and one sister.
Funeral services will be held Saturday afternoon at 1:30 o'clock at the home and at 2 o'clock at the Trinity Reformed church at Elkhart Lake. The Rev. Otto Saewert will officiate and interment will be in the Elkhart Lake cemetery.