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Edna Dee Hoffman

Edna Dee Hoffman

Female 1889 - 1977  (87 years)

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  • Name Edna Dee Hoffman 
    • Mrs. Edna Dee CHRISTIANSEN, 87, formerly of 1121 Washington street, died at 3:30 a.m. today at the Canterbury Manor nursing home where she had been a resident for the past five years. Mrs. Christiansen was born Nov. 11, 1889 to Edward and Bessie NESSLAR HOFFMAN in Lake Geneva, Wis. She was married to Captain Denny CURTIS in 1908; he died in 1939. She married Jorgen M. CHRISTIANSEN, a famous circus horse trainer, on Jan. 6, 1957, in Fulton; he died in 1969. Mrs. Christiansen lived in the Rochester-Fulton area for 20 years and was a former circus performer and director of Ringling Brothers circus. She was a member of the Barnum and Bailey circus, Chicago Eastern Star, Chicago Showman's League, St. John's Lutheran church of Rochester, Circus Fans association, and was elected to the Circus Hall of Fame, management category at Sarasota, Fla., in 1968. Surviving are four cousins, Walter NESSLAR, Maywood, Ill.; Louis NESSLAR, Lake Geneva, Wis.; Mrs. George (Harriet) THACHER, Madison, Wis., and Mrs. Merrill (Ethel) PUERNER, Janesville, Wis. A committal service will be held at 2 p.m. Thursday at the Oak Hill cemetery, Lake Geneva, Wis. Friends may call from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Wednesday at the Zimmerman Brothers funeral home in Rochester.

      Published in the Rochester(IN) Sentinel, Tuesday, July 5, 1977

      SOURCE:
      http://www.fulco.lib.in.us/Genealogy/Tombaugh/Obituaries/Html/1977.htm
    Born 11 Nov 1889  Lake Geneva, Walworth County, Wisconsin, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Died 5 Jul 1977  Rochester, Fulton County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Buried 7 Jul 1977  Oak Hill Cemetery, Lake Geneva, Walworth County, Wisconsin, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I331  tree1
    Last Modified 22 Jul 2018 

    Father Edward Hoffman,   b. 1860,   d. 10 Sep 1899, Lake Geneva, Walworth County, Wisconsin, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 39 years) 
    Mother Marguerite Elizabethe Nesslar,   b. 11 Oct 1860, Powers Lake, Kenosha County, Wisconsin, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Apr 1955, Hinsdale, Cook County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 94 years) 
    Married Abt 1881 
    Family ID F130  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Dennie L. Curtis,   b. 1885,   d. 13 Apr 1938  (Age 53 years) 
    Married 1908 
    Last Modified 22 Jul 2018 
    Family ID F131  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Photos
    Hoffman, Edna Dee 1889 - 1977
    Hoffman, Edna Dee 1889 - 1977
    Edna Dee Hoffman Curtis Christiansen 1889 - 1977
    Hoffman, Edna Dee 1889 - 1977
    Hoffman, Edna Dee 1889 - 1977
    Edna Dee Hoffman Curtis Christiansen 1889 - 1977

    Headstones
    Hoffman, Edna Dee 1889 - 1977
    Hoffman, Edna Dee 1889 - 1977
    Edna Dee Hoffman Curtis Christiansen 1889 - 1977

  • Sources 
    1. [S288] Find A Grave, (Web).
      MEMORIAL ID 84409477