Obituary Record

Willis A Niebaum
Died on 5/1/1980
Buried in Fontanelle Lutheran Cemetery

Pilot Tribune 5 May 1980


Willis A. Niebaum Dies in Indiana

Willis A. Niebaum, 68, Elkhart, Indiana, formerly of Fontanelle, died Thursday in his home after a brief illness.

Born August 22, 1911, Mr. Niebaum was born at Fontanelle. He moved to Indiana in 1930.

Founder of Travelmaster Mobile Homes in 1947, at Elkhart, he was employed with Windsor Mobile Homes of Bristol, Indiana, at the time of his death.

Mr. Niebaum served with the United States Army and was a veteran of World War II.

Survivors include a sister, Mrs. Dorothy E. Anderson of Fremont; a niece, Mrs. Ray (Eleanor) Harmon and nephew, William A. Stevenson, both of Fontanelle; other nephews, grandnieces and grandnephews.

Funeral services are 2 p.m. Tuesday at Bader-Rozanek-Lawson Colonial Funeral Home in Fremont. The Rev. J.W. Berry of Fremont Salem Lutheran Church will officiate.

Visitation is 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. Monday and from 9 a.m. until services on Tuesday.

Burial will be in Salem Lutheran Cemetery at Fontenelle.

~~~ Obituary courtesy of the Washington County Genealogical Society. Newspaper clippings on file in the Blair Public Library at Blair, Nebraska.~~~

Printed in the Washington County Pilot-Tribune on 5/5/1980