Archive for Saturday, May 8, 1999


May 8, 1999



Wellsville -- Memorial services for Clara "Louise" Brecheisen, 90, Edgerton, will be at 7 p.m. Monday at Wilson and Son Funeral Home, Wellsville. She was cremated.

Mrs. Brecheisen died Thursday, May 6, 1999, at Lawrence Memorial Hospital.

She was born Nov. 29, 1908, in Olathe, the daughter of Leo and Clara Hessenflow Barthol. She graduated from Olathe High School in 1927.

She was a teacher and a member of Clearfield United Methodist Church and the United Methodist Womens Society of Missionaries. She was a past member of the Home Demonstration Unit.

She married Raymond G. Brecheisen on Nov. 26, 1930, in Olathe. He died in 1983.

Survivors include a daughter, Barbara Brecheisen, of the home; a son, Dee Brecheisen, Albuquerque, N.M.; a sister, Lois Graham, Oklahoma City; five grandchildren; and 10 great-grandchildren.

The family suggests memorials to the Clearfield United Methodist Church, and they may be sent in care of Wilson and Son, P.O. Box 486, Wellsville 66092.

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