Mrs. H. Zobel, 95, Dies Last Night; Was Pioneer of City
Mrs. Henrietta Zobel, nearly 95 years old, and a pioneer resident passed away last at her home, 182 Lincoln Street . The ... (unreadable in crease) caused her death.
Mrs. Zobel was born in Germany on October 29, 1834, coming to Manistee April 16, 1872. She has resided here continuously since that date. She was married to Mr. Zobel in 1861. Mr. Zobel was a well-known merchant here, having a large store on River street. He preceded his wife in death eight years ago this month.
Mrs. Zobel is survived by three children, Charles A., Henry, and Miss Ottilie Zobel, all of this city. She leaves 12 grandchildren, and 18 great grandchildren. Two sisters survive her, Mrs. August Guhse and Mrs. Amelia Angelhuber of Detroit.
Mrs. Zobel throughout her life was a devoted member of the Trinity Lutheran church, and gave much of her time to church work.
Services will be held Sunday afternoon at the home at 2 o'clock, from the Trinity Lutheran church at 2:30. Rev. J.H. Todt will officiate and burial will be in Trinity cemetery.