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Gladwin County Obituary/Death Notice
Frank Katzer


   Frank Katzer, 82, pioneer Gladwin county resident, passed away at the home of a daughter in Flint on Saturday, January 6th. Funeral services were held Monday at 2:30 p.m. at the Hope American Lutheran Church in Rhodes with the Rev. A. Graf officiating. Burial was in the Bentley township cemetery.

   Born in Austria on November 26, 1862, Mr. Katzer came to this country as a boy of 15. He first settled in Mio and later moved to Rhodes where he had been a resident for the past 52 years. At the time of his death he was making his home with his daughter, Mrs. H. Summers, of Flint. He was a member of the Hope American Lutheran Church at Rhodes.

   Surviving are two daughters, Mrs. Summers, of Flint, and Mrs. Phil Geroux, of Toronto, Ontario; two sons, Albert, of Flint, and Frederick, of Rhodes; a brother, Charles, of Rhodes; and five grandchildren.

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Rhodes Cemetery, Rhodes, MI
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Gladwin County Record, Gladwin, MI
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January 2005
Tom Ladner
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