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"Obituary - Monika "Monica" Speichinger"

Name: Monika "Monica" Speichinger

Married: Kosmos "Cosmos" Wagner

Birth date: February 28, 1852

Death date: April 1936

Death location: Millstadt, St. Clair County, Illinois.

Burial date: Unknown

Burial location: St. James Catholic Cemetery, St. Clair County, Illinois.

Name of newspaper publication: Millstadt Enterprise

Newspaper location: Millstadt, St. Clair County, Illinois.

Date published: April 9, 1936

"Transcript of the above obituary"

Title: Mr. Monika Wagner Dies at Old Folks' Home

Mrs. Monika Wagner, widow of the late Cosmos Wagner, died at St. Vincent's Home at Belleville at 10 o'clock on Saturday morning. She had been ailing for some time and on account of her condition was taken to the home about nine months ago. She was 84 years old.

She was born in Millstadt on February 28, 1852 a daughter of Andrew and _______ Speichinger, nee _oebel, both natives of Germany. . . . being joined in wedlock with Cosmos Wagner in St. James Church in 1904. He died eleven years ago. They had no children.

She leaves five brothers, Valentine Speichinger, a Franciscan monk at Teutopolis, Ill., Lorenz, Mathias and Herman Speichinger, in Millstadt township; Henry Speichinger, in Oregon, and a sister, Mrs. Appolonia Kirby, at Martland, Oregon.

The funeral was held on Tuesday morning from the Strauss-Alberter Funeral Home to St. James Catholic Church, where services were held. Interment was made in St. James cemetery.

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