Mary Ida Boes

F, (September 8, 1882 - December 1, 1946)
Mary Ida "Ida" (Boes) Grabner 1882-1946
FatherGerhard Henrich Boes (October 27, 1837 - February 18, 1915)
MotherMaria Anna Nieland (January 16, 1843 - March 27, 1919)
Birth*8 September 1882Mary Ida Boes was born on 8 September 1882, at Sac County, Iowa. 
She was the daughter of Gerhard Henrich Boes and Maria Anna Nieland
Name Variation Mary Ida Boes was also known as Ida. 
Marriage*27 May 1919She married Joseph Theodore Grabner, son of Joseph Nicholas Grabner and Margaretha Stemper, on 27 May 1919, at St. Bernard Catholic Church, Breda, Carroll County, Iowa.1 
Census*1920Mary Ida Boes appeared on the census of 1920 at Carroll County, Iowa; Ida (37) was enumerated in Wheatland Township on a farm with her husband Joseph T. (?45) and his children Myrtle (10), Irene (8) and Joseph (5). Also living with the family is Irving Miller (19) a hired man who was born in Illinois. They own their farm with a mortgage. All of the family are listed as born in Iowa.2 
Census1930She appeared on the census of 1930 at Carroll County, Iowa; Ida (47) is enumerated on a farm in Wheatland Township with her husband Joseph (46) and his children "Mirtle" (20) and Joseph (15) and their child Mary A. (9). They own their farm and have a radio. Joseph lists his father's birthplace as Austria and mother's as Illinois. He is not a veteran. Gregory Reising (23) is their hired man.3 
Death*1 December 1946She died on 1 December 1946, at Carroll, Carroll County, Iowa, at age 64. 
Misc*She was remembered in an obituary in the Breda News, Breda, Iowa.
Mary Ida "Ida" Boes
Mrs. Joseph Grabner, 64, of this place, died about 9:30 Sunday morning at the St. Anthony hospital in Carroll, where she had been a patient for a week. She had been in ill health a number of years.

Funeral services were held at 9:00 this morning at St. Bernard’s church in Breda. Burial took place in the parish cemetery. Rev. E. L. Schleyer celebrated the requiem high mass, the Rev. Norbert Boes, a nephew, conducted the graveside services. Pallbearers were: Henry Olberding, Leo Wente, F. B Ulveling, R. J. Klaus, John Rosener and F. A Rutten. Funeral arrangements were under the direction of the Olerich Funeral Home, of Carroll.

Mrs. Grabner was born Ida Mary Boes, daughter of Gerhard and Anna Boes, September 8, 1882, in Viola Township, Sac county, Iowa. Her parents are deceased.

Her marriage to Mr. Grabner took place May 19, 1919. The couple lived on a farm five miles west and one mile south of Breda from the time of their marriage until 1940, when they built a new home in Breda. They have lived in this residence since then.

Besides her husband, Mrs. Grabner leaves three daughters, Mrs. Matt Stork, (Mary Ann), of Breda, Mrs. Julius Boes (Myrtle), Breda and Mrs. Ed. Hobart (Irene), Lake City; one son, Joe Grabner, Jr. of Breda; 13 grandchildren and the following sisters and brothers: Mrs. Ben Steinkamp, Breda; Mrs. Henry Mueggenborg, Okarche, Okla; Theodore Boes, John Boes, Mrs. Max Reising and Joe Boes, Breda and Mrs. Leo Schulte, Wall Lake.

A brother, Henry, died at the age of 15 from injuries received when kicked by a horse.

Mrs. Grabner was a member of St. Bernard’s church and the Christian Mothers sodality of the parish.4
 
Burial*4 December 1946She was buried on 4 December 1946, at St. Bernard Catholic Cemetery, Breda, Carroll County, Iowa

Family

Joseph Theodore Grabner (January 10, 1884 - March 19, 1955)
Marriage*27 May 1919She married Joseph Theodore Grabner, son of Joseph Nicholas Grabner and Margaretha Stemper, on 27 May 1919, at St. Bernard Catholic Church, Breda, Carroll County, Iowa.1 
Child 1.Mary Ann Grabner+ (September 8, 1920 - May 6, 2007)

Citations

  1. [S50] The Breda News, Breda, Iowa
    ,May 29, 1929.
  2. [S38] 1920 Federal Population Census, , T625-481.
  3. [S54] 1930 Federal Population Census,, District 36 page 1A.
  4. [S50] The Breda News, Breda, Iowa
    ,December 4, 1946.