Oldenburg,  Ambrose Joseph

Oldenburg, Ambrose Joseph

Male 1919 - 2001  (82 years)

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  • Name Oldenburg, Ambrose Joseph  [1
    Born 03 Oct 1919  Galena, Jo Daviess County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Gender Male 
    Died 13 Dec 2001  Dubuque, Dubuque Co., Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Cause: conjestive heart failure 
    • Mercy Health Center
    Buried 17 Dec 2001  St. Mary Cem., Galena, Jo Daviess Co., IL Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I330  My Genealogy
    Last Modified 31 Mar 2017 

    Father Oldenburg, Albert J.,   b. 15 Dec 1883, Galena, Jo Daviess County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 08 Nov 1939, Galena, Jo Daviess County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 55 years) 
    Relationship Natural 
    Mother Schnerre, Helena A,   b. 19 Nov 1890, Galena, Jo Daviess County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 07 Jul 1982, Galena, Jo Daviess County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 91 years) 
    Relationship Natural 
    Married 20 Jan 1909 
    Family ID F391  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Private 
    Children 
     1. Living
    Last Modified 31 Mar 2017 21:29:03 
    Family ID F234  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 03 Oct 1919 - Galena, Jo Daviess County, Illinois, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - Cause: conjestive heart failure - 13 Dec 2001 - Dubuque, Dubuque Co., Iowa, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 17 Dec 2001 - St. Mary Cem., Galena, Jo Daviess Co., IL Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
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    Documents
    2001-12-13 Ambrose J Oldenburg Obituary
    2001-12-13 Ambrose J Oldenburg Obituary

  • Notes 
    • Ambrose J. Oldenburg: Newspaper Obituary and Death Notice
      Telegraph Herald (Dubuque, IA) - December 15, 2001

      Deceased Name: Ambrose J. Oldenburg

      GALENA, Ill. - Ambrose J. Oldenburg, 82, of 319 Apache Court, Galena, formerly of Cuba City, Wis., died Thursday, Dec. 13, 2001, at Mercy Medical Center-Dubuque, after a lengthy battle with congestive heart failure.

      Services will be at 10 a.m. Monday at St. Mary's Catholic Church, Galena, with burial in the church cemetery. Friends may call from 2 to 7 p.m. Sunday at Furlong Funeral Chapel, Galena, where there will be a scripture wake service at 3 p.m.

      Mr. Oldenburg farmed until his retirement in 1995. He also was involved in the Jamestown Mutual Insurance Co. since 1962.

      He was born on Oct. 3, 1919, in Galena, son of Albert and Helena (Schnerre) Oldenburg. He married Marie E. Wienen on Sept. 15, 1942, in Galena.

      He was a Fourth Degree member of the Knights of Columbus, Cuba City. He enjoyed his family, grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

      Surviving are his wife; a daughter, Shirley (Ron) Eike, of Omaha, Neb.; five grandchildren, Renee (Alex) Mitchell, of St. Paul, Minn., Joshua (Yvette) Eike, of Omaha, Kevin Eike, of Portland, Ore., Stephen Eike, of Dayton, Ohio, and Brian Eike, of Omaha; four great-grandchildren; several nieces and nephews; two brothers, Francis (Dorothy) Oldenburg, of Galena, and Leo (Rose) Oldenburg, of Galena; four sisters, Antionette (Merle) Hillary, of Lebanon, Ore., Mary (Harold) Wienen, of Galena, Imelda (Martin) Olech, of Chicago, and Doris Virtue, of Hazel Green, Wis.

      He was preceded in death by his parents; two brothers, Albert and Robert; and a sister, Gladys Green.

      In lieu of flowers, a memorial fund has been established.

      Mug - Ambrose J. OldenburgPage: a6

  • Sources 
    1. [S16] 1920 United States Federal Census, Ancestry.com, (Name: Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2005;).
      Online publication - Ancestry.com. 1920 United States Federal Census [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2005. For details on the contents of the film numbers, visit the following NARA web page: NARA. Note: Enumeration Districts 819-839 on roll 323 (Chicago City.Original data - United States of America, Bureau of the Census. Fourteenth Census of the United States, 1920. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1920.T625, 2,076 rolls. Rawlins, Jo Daviess, Illinois, ED , roll , page , image 477.

    2. [S396] Social Security Death Index, US Social Security Administration, Database online.
      Record for Ambrose J. Oldenburg

    3. [S1057] Obituary - Marie Oldenburg.