George Phillip Heckelbech

(December 6, 1877 - April 5, 1958)


The Lusk Herald
April 10, 1958


George Heckelbech Dies Here Saturday

George Heckelbech, 80, of Lusk, died Saturday evening in the Spencer Hospital from a heart involvement. Rosary services were held Tuesday at 8:00 p.m. from the Peet Chapel. Mass was held Wednesday at 10:00 a.m. from St. Leo's Catholic Church, with Father M. J. McBrien officiating. Burial was in the Lusk Cemetery.

Pallbearers were Orval Allen, Martin Glandt, William Glandt, Ray Heckert, Earl Heckert and A. C. Tibbits.

George Phillip Heckelbech was born December 6, 1877 in Centralia, Ill. the son of George J. and Pauline Heckelbech. The family moved to St. Louis when he was nine.

He married Caroline Brewer of St. Louis in 1908 and came to Wyoming in the spring of 1909 where he homesteaded 18 miles east of Lusk. Mr. and Mrs. Heckelbech moved to Lusk in 1944 where they have since resided.

Survivors include his wife, three daughters, Mrs. Mary Killgore, Torrington; Mrs. Rosie Glandt, Torrington and Mrs. Mabel Haase, Cedaredge, Colo. Eight grandchildren and two sisters, Mrs. C. Heldorfer and Mrs. Albert Haag both of St. Louis also survive.




Related Genealogy Entries: 'George Phillip Heckelbech'

Theresa Caroline Heckelbech (October 25, 1879 - March 24, 1972)


Related Historical Entries: 'George Phillip Heckelbech'

No related entries available.






| A | B | C | D | E | F | G | H | I | J | K | L | M | N | O | P | Q | R | S | T | U | V | W | X | Y | Z |


Genealogy Search

Type your search terms into the box below and his 'Search!' to begin searching the genealogy archives.




The Niobrara County Library Foundation, Inc. accepts online donations. Click to contribute via PayPal or credit/debit card.


Peruse our extensive genealogical archives, with entries sorted alphabetical by first and last name.
We are currently adding birth record information to the website, with entries sorted alphabetical by first and last name.
This resource provides an alphabetical listing of names, broken down by cemetery, of those buried in area cemeteries. This resource can assist you in locating the exact location of these grave sites.
Genealogy Links

Debbie Sturman, Director
425 South Main Street, P O Box 510
Lusk, WY 82225-0510
Phone: 307-334-3490
© 2014, Niobrara County Library