John S. Nieland   1902-1991

The Carroll Times Herald, November 1991

AUBURN—John Nieland, 88, of Auburn died Saturday, Nov. 2, 1991, at his home.

Mr. Nieland was born on Nov. 8, 1902 in Breda, a son of Bernard and Kathryn Nieland. Mr. Nieland married Rose Freking in 1930 in Breda and the couple had farmed in the Lake City - Auburn area since 1933.

Mass of the Christian burial was at 10:30 a.m. at St. Mary's Catholic Church in Auburn with the Rev. G.R. Wingert officiating.

Burial was at St. Mary's Parish Cemetery in Auburn.

Survivors include his wife, Rose; sons Marvin Nieland of Auburn and Robert Nieland of Davenport; a daughter, Velma Nieland of Auburn; four grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; four brothers, Julius Nieland of Carroll, and Joseph Nieland, Gerhard Nieland and Anthony Nieland all of St. Cloud, Minn.; and two sisters, Clara Roberts of Sauk Rapids, Minn., and Christina Weber of St. Cloud, Minn.

He is preceded in death by his parents; a son, LaVerne Nieland; and two brothers.

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