Obituary from Sheboygan Press Wednesday 15 August 1951
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Nicholas Kertz passed away at St. Alphonsus hospital, Port Washington Tuesday noon after a short illness. He was born in the town of Fredonia July 4, 1883. On February 12, 1907 he was married to Katherine Arendt at Geneva, Nebraska. They resided in Nebraska until about 25 years ago when they moved to a farm in the town of Belgium. Ten years ago they moved to the village of Belgium. He was employed at Allen Edmonds Shoe Corporation at the time of his death.
Survivors are his wife and the following children: Mrs. Bert (Lenore) Fox, Milwaukee; Sister M. Ferreola, Racine; Mrs. Arthur (Celia) Antoine, and Mrs. Henry (Alvera) Antoine, Belgium,; Mrs. Nic (Viola) Schaul, Janesville and Rosina at home: Arthur, Janesville, and Erwin, Des Plaines, Ill.. Thirteen grandchildren and one sister, Mrs. Joseph Lenz and one brother, J.P. Kertz of the town of Fredonia also survive.
The body will be at the Jungers Funeral home, Dacada from this evening until the time of the service Friday morning at 9:30 at St. Mary's Church. The Rev. Raynor Hausman will officiate. Burial will be in the parish cemetery. He was a member of the Holy Name Society and members will hold a vigil Thursday at 8 p.m. The Women's Catholic Order of Forresters
will hold their vigil at 7:30 p.m.