Herman A. Nieland 1906-1988
The Breda News, September 1988
of the Christian burial for Herman A. Nieland, of Breda, will be
celebrated at 1:30 p.m. Friday, Sept. 9, at St. Bernard Church in
Breda, with the Revs. Thomas Munn and Eugene Ceperley co-celebrating.
Mr. Nieland, 82, died Tuesday. Sept. 6, at the Carroll Manor in
Lectors at the Mass will be Gary J. Schwery and Barb
Schwery. Gift bearers will be Janet Anthofer, Kathy Anthofer and
Casket bearers will he Kurt Muhlbauer, Rick Muhlbauer,
Barry Nieland, Tim Nieland, Steve Schwery and Dan Venteicher.
Burial will be at St. Bernard Cemetery in Breda.
Visitation will begin at 2:30 p.m. Thursday at Twit
Funeral Home in Carroll. Rosary will be recited at the funeral home
Thursday at 3 and 7:30 p.m. and there will be a scriptural prayer
service at 8:15 p.m. Thursday.
Mr. Nieland was the last member of a family of 16
Born June 19, 1906, in Breda, he was a son of Henry
and Anna (Koester) Nieland. He attended St. Bernard School in Breda.
On Nov. 1, 1928, he was married to Matilda M. Thelen
at Epiphany Church in Sioux City by the Rev. Julius J. Berger.
Mr. Nieland was a retired farmer. He was a member
of the Breda Senior Citizens Club, Golden Circle Club of Carroll
and the Farm Bureau.
He and his wife celebrated their golden wedding anniversary
Mr. Nieland is survived by five sons, Robert and his
wife, Helen, of Sergeant Bluff, Jim and his wife, Donna, of Omaha,
Neb., Ray and his wife, Elaine, of Breda, Tom of Wichita, Kan.,
And Michael and his wife, Brenda, of Manning; six daughters, Dorothy
(Mrs. Paul) Venteicher of Fort Dodge, Mrs. Betty Schwery of Carroll,
Judy (Mrs. Gene) Muhlbauer of Halbur, Jane Nieland of Ankeny, Pat
(Mrs. Cletus) Anthofer of Gray and Luanne (Mrs. Jim) Smith of Birmingham,
Ala.; 37 grandchildren; and 29 great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his wife; parents; one
son, Charles, in infancy: one daughter, Carol: seven brothers, Henry
G., Frank, George, William, Ben. Louis and Joe; eight sisters, Mary
Steinkamp, Maggie Muegenborg, Sister Florina, Sister Sigmunda, Bertha
Braun, Anna Wittry, Rose Wittrock and Catherine, in infancy; six
grandchildren; and one son-in-law, Galen Schwery.
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