Hamilton County

Everett Marion Teig




Everett Marion Teig was born Mar. 29, 1919 to Martin J. and Emma Josephine West Teig. He died Aug. 24, 1995 and is buried in Evergreen Cemetery, Jewell, IA.

Everett served in the U.S. Army in World War II.

Obituary: Daily Freeman Journal, Webster City, IA - Aug. 29, 1995

Everett M. Teig, 76, Jewell, died Aug. 24, 1995, of cancer at his home in Jewell. Funeral services were held at 2 p.m. Monday at Trinity Lutheran Church in Ellsworth, with Rev. Michael Herschberger officiating. Burial followed at Evergreen Cemetery in Jewell. Becker Funeral Home in Jewell was in charge of arrangements.

Everett Marion Teig, son of Martin J. and Emma Josephine West Teig, was born March 29, 1919, in rural Hamilton County near Radcliffe. He graduated from Stanhope High School in 1936 and attended the Chillicothe School of Business in Chillicothe, Mo. On Aug. 15, 1940, he married Freda Mae Johnson at the Little Brown Church in Nashua. He served in the U.S. Army in World War II. He operated the Wayne Feed Dealership in Stanhope from 1950 to 1960. In 1960, the couple moved to Ellsworth where he was office manager for the Ellsworth Cooperative Turkey Plant until 1969. In 1983, he entered the insurance and real estate business and lived in Jewell.

He is survived by sons and daughters-in-law Dennis and Pat Teig, Omaha, Neb., Alan and Sharon Teig, Ellsworth; daughter and son-in-law Susan and Greg Rosholt, Fridley, Minn.; grandchildren Michele Sinclair, Kelly Zahm, Stacy Teig, Amy Teig, Ben Rosholt and Peter Rosholt; great-grandchildren Jordan Zahm, Jake Zahm, brothers Mervin Teig, Mason City, Tilford Teig, Stanhope. He was preceded in death by his parents; wife Freda Teig in 1988; and brothers Norman Teig and Wendell Teig.

Mr. Teig was active in the Jewell Lions Club and had been a charter member of the Stanhope Lions Club. He was also a member of the American Legion Post No. 598 and was a member of Trinity Lutheran Church in Ellsworth.

Source: ancestry.com