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Maude Clara Weigel Clausse, 1888-1973

From The Ogden Standard-Examiner, Tuesday, April 17, 1973:

Maude Clara Weigel Clausse obituary

Maude Clara Weigel Clausse obituary

Maude W. Clausse

Mrs. Maude Weigel Clausse, 85, of 1603 Childs, died Monday evening at St. Benedict’s Hospital.

Mrs. Clausse was born Jan 14, 1888, in Adair County, Iowa, a daughter of Jacob and Rebecca Hendricks Weigel.

On Nov. 21, 1910, she was married to Joseph J. Clausse in Salt Lake City. He died in 1965.

She was a member of the Golden Hours Center and had been a resident of Weber County for 63 years.

Surviving are four sons and one daughter, Lewis Clausse, Harold Clausse, both of Sacramento, Calif.; Gerald Clausse, Ogden; Kenneth Clausse, Orem, Utah; Mrs. John (Barbara) Silver [sic], Silver Springs [sic], Md.; 22 grandchildren and 33 great-grandchildren; one brother, Harry Weigel, Oregon.

Funeral services will be conducted Thursday at 1 p.m. in the Myers Mortuary chapel in Ogden with Bishop Delbert Thompsen of the 3rd LDS Ward officiating.

Friends may call at the mortuary Wednesday from 7 to 9 p.m. and Thursday prior to services. Burial will be in the Ogden City Cemetery.

Source: “The Ogden Standard Examiner”, 17 Apr 1973, p. 9B; digital image online at Ancestry.com <www.ancestry.com>.

One typo of note–my grandparents’ last name is Silber, not Silver (John and Barbara Silber of Silver Spring, MD.)

(Maude Clara Weigel Clausse is my great-grandmother.)

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