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Viehweg, Albin Carl 1876 - 1959 | The Mount Olive Herald



MT. OLIVE HERALD, Mt. Olive, IL
29 October 1959
ALBIN C. VIEHWEG WAS CALLED BY DEATH TUESDAY MORNING
Albin C. Viehweg, one of this community's well known residents, was called to final rest Tuesday morning at 8:15 o'clock at St. Francis hospital in Litchfield where he had been a patient since October 21. Mr. Viehweg was born in Germany on Sept. 11, 1876, a son of the late Mr. and Mrs. Carl Viehweg.  He reached the age of 83 years, 1 month and 16 days.
He came to this city about 67 years ago and on June 26, 1897 was married to Miss Lydia Bauer.  Prior to retirement, he was employed at Mine No. 15 for many years. His wife preceded him in death on Dec. 15, 1946.  He is survived by one son, Carl G. Viehweg, of this city; two daughters: Mrs. David Dawkins of this city and Mrs. William Gould of St. Louis, Mo.; six grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren.  Four brothers, four sisters, two sons and one daughter also preceded him in death. Final rites will take place this (Thursday) afternoon at 2:00 o'clock at Becker & Son funeral Home, with Rev. Eugene Guenther, pastor of Immanuel Lutheran Church, officiating. Interment will be in Union Miners' cemetary.

MT. OLIVE HERALD, Mt. Olive, IL
5 November 1959
ALBIN C. VIEHWEG WAS LAID TO FINAL REST
Final rites for Albin C. Viehweg took place last Thursday afternoon at 2 o'clock at Becker & Son Funeral Home, with Rev. Eugene Guenther, pastor of Immanuel Lutheran Church, officiating. Two hymns, "The Old Rugged Cross" and "In The Garden," were sung by Alfred Haenel and Carl Haller. Burial was in Union Miners' cemetary.  Caskets bearers were Roy Gould of St. Louis, Mo, Lee Dale Viehweg, Norman Viehweg, Paul Haller, Jr., and LaVern Thomas of this city.  Among those from out of town attending the services were (?Mrs. James) Leah Carson, Adele Bryan and Hilda Beck and Roy Gould of St. Louis, Mo.; Mr. and Mrs. Henry Viehweg of East St. Louis; Mr. and Mrs. (?L) Archer and Ruth Saathoff of Litchfield; Hilda Creaswell and Mr. and Mrs. Ernst Scheiter of Alton; Mr. and Mrs. R. Alberts of Staunton; Mr. and Mrs. H. Rink and John Rink of Fosterburg; Lee Dale Viehweg of Lewistown; Mr. and Mrs. Emil Jubelt of Gillespie. Mr. Viehweg, a resident of this city for 67 years, was called by death last week Tuesday at St. Francis hospital in Litchfield at the age of 83 years.  He is survived by one son, two daughters and a host of more distant relatives.
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MT OLIVE HERALD, Mt. Olive, IL
31 Dec 1959 pg 2 col 5
Notice of Claim Date, Estate of Albin C. Viehweg, Deceased Notice is hereby given to all persons that Monday, February 1, A.D. 1960 is the claim date in the estate of Albin C. Viehweg, Deceased, pending in the County Court of Macoupin County, Illinois, and that claims may be filed against the said estate on or before said date without issuance of summons.  Carl G. Viehweg, Administrator.   J.E. Wenzel, Attorney

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