Robert Zeeh, Sr.
Robert Zeeh, the son of Andrew Zeeh Karoline nee Arnold, was born in Neckarwestheim, Germany on January 24, 1902.
He was baptized in infancy and was confirmed in the Lutheran Church in Neckarwestheim in March of 1916. He became a member of the St. John Lutheran Church of Eustis after coming to America, and was an active member until his death.
He came to Eustis community from Germany in June, 1923. He was united in marriage to Freda Thumm on February 12, 1928. They lived on a farm north of Farnam for 12 years, before moving to their present place in 1940.
He passed away suddenly in the Cozad hospital on Tuesday May 12, 1964. He had reached the age of 62 years, 3 months, 18 days. He was preceded in death by his parents, by two brothers, and by his son Kenneth Wayne, who passed away in 1930.
He leaves to mourn his passing: his widow, Freda; Robert Andrew and Willa Zeeh of Brush, Colo.; Evelyn Rose and Kent Davis of Farnam; Stuart, Connie and Curtis Zeeh; Gary, Marcia, and Karen Davis; one sister who lives in Germany; and by many other relatives.
Funeral services were held Friday afternoon in the St. John’s Lutheran Church in Eustis with Pastor A. H. Roesener officiating.
Singers were: Mrs. Fred Toberer, LaRaye Schurr, Dennis Gruber, Floyd Gengenbach, Mrs. Albert Brockmeier, Paul Grabenstein, Mrs. A. H. Rosener, and Mrs. Adolph Koch. Mrs. Dean Gerken, organist.
Pallbearers were: Leonard Rieker, Fred Gaibler, Arthur Schurr, Martin Schurr, Gilbert Rieker and Fred Seybold.
Interment was in the Lutheran Cemetery at Eustis.
The Farnam Press, 24(29):3 Thursday, May 21, 1964
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