Christian H. Becker

Funeral services for Christian Henry Becker, who died Saturday at the home of his daughter, Mrs. August F. Guetschow, Route 1, South Beloit, will be held at 2:30 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 18, at the Guetschow home. The Rev. Geo. W. Durkop, pastor of St. Paul's Lutheran church, will officiate.

Mr. Becker was born at St. Johan, Germany, Sept. 6, 1859. He was 82 years old. He was married to Dorothy Heinrich at Treves, Germany, Oct. 16, 1881. They came to New York March 2, 1885, enroute to Watertown, Wis., where they lived for several years. In 1890 they moved to Beloit where Mr. Becker was employed at the Berlin machine Works, now the Yates-American Co. Later he became chief designer for the Mattisan Machine Works, here and in Rockford, which position he held until his retirement in 1931.

For the last few years. Mr. Becker has made his home with his daughter, Mrs. August F. Guetschow, Mrs. Becker preceded him in death on June 18, 1940.

He leaves the following children: Mrs. Louise Fey, Chicago; Christian Becker, Jr., Big Rapids, Mich., Mrs. Edna Brannin, Los Angeles, and Mrs. Dorothy Meyer, Joliet; also one sister, Mrs. Carl Heinrich, Sr., Beloit.

(Printed in the Beloit Daily News Monday November 17, 1941 Edition)

Mrs. Christ H. Becker

Mrs. Christ H. Becker, died Tuesday evening at the home of her daughter, Mrs. A. F. Guetschow, four miles southeast of Beloit in Roscoe township. She was 83 years old. She had been ill a short time.

Mrs. Becker was born in Veldenz, Germany, Jan. 4 1857. She came to this country March 2, 1885.

Survivors are her husband; six children, Mrs. William Fey, Chicago, Mrs. Carl Brannin, Los Angeles, Cal., Mrs. E. F. Meyer, Joliet. Ill, Fred Becker, Green Bay, and Christ Becker, Jr. Big Rapids Mich.

Funeral services will be held at her daughter's home in Roscoe township at 2:30 pm. Friday. The Rev. George W. Durkop of St. Paul's Lutheran church here will officiate. Burial will be in pinnacle Hill cemetery.

(Printed in the Beloit Daily News Thursday June 20, 1940 Edition)

Carl Heinrich, Sr., Beloit, Succumbs

Carl Heinrich, Sr., 85, a resident of Beloit for more than 40 years, died at his home, 1318 Elm street, at 9 o'clock last night. He had been ill for a week

Mr. Heinrich was born March 30, 1850, in Veldenz, Germany. He came to this country 50 years ago, settling first in Watertown, Wis. He moved to Milwaukee and a few years later came to Beloit where he has made his home since. He was employed as a machinist at the Yates-American Machine Co. for 26 years.

He is survived by his wife, Louise Becker Heinrich; four children, Fred, Green Bay, Wis., Carl, Jr., Beloit, Mrs. Edward Shea, Beloit, and Florence, at home; and 16 grandchildren.

Funeral services will be held Saturday at 2 p.m. at the home. The Rev. G. W. Durkop will officiate and burial will be in Eastlawn cemetery.

(Printed in the Beloit Daily News Thursday July 11, 1935 Edition)

Carl Heinrich

Carl Heinrich, 1217 Hinsdale ave., a lifelong Beloit resident, died this morning in Beloit hospital. He was injured in a fall 10 years ago and had been confined to his home since then.

Mr. Heinrich was born in Beloit Sept. 10, 1894, a son of Carl and Louise Heinrich. He was married to Miss Mildred Quintrell July 24, 1928, in Rockford, was employed at the Yates American Machine Co. and, later, at the Wisconsin Knife Works in a supervisory capacity.

Surviving are his wife, five sons, and one daughter. They are Mrs. Mildred Heinrich, Duane, Earl, Keith, Jerry, and Paul, at home and Mrs. William Bliss, Lincoln, Ill., and two sisters, Mrs. Carl Emery, Los Angeles. Two brothers preceded him in death.

Funeral services will be held at 1:30 p.m. Friday in the Rosman-Uehling-Kinzer chapel, the Rev. Richard O. Sandquist officiating. Burial will be in Eastlawn cemetery. Friends may call at the mortuary between 7:30 and 9 p.m. Thursday.

(Printed in the Beloit Daily News Wednesday November 30, 1949 Edition)


HEINRICH. - A son aged 5 years of Mr. Carl Heinrich, residing at 434 Race street, died last night of croup.

(Printed in the Beloit Daily News Friday October 20, 1893 Edition)

Duane Heinrich

Duane Carl Heinrich, 64, of 220 W. Grand Ave., Beloit, and formerly of 643 Gaston Drive, died Sunday, Dec. 26, 1993, in Beloit Memorial Hospital after a long illness.

He was born Sept. 14, 1929, in Beloit, the son of Carl and Mildred (Quintrell) Heinrich. He lived most of his life in the Beloit area. He had resided in Florida for eight years. He was formerly employed at Klenzade Products for 10 years. He was a member of Central Christian Church.

He will be sadly missed by all family members.

Survivors include one sister, Barbara (William) Bliss of Rogers, Ark.; four brothers, Earl Heinrich of California, Keith (Nancy) Heinrich of Eastman, Wis., Jerry (Dolores) Heinrich and Paul (Jane) Heinrich, both of Beloit; several nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

He was predeceased by his wife and his parents.

Funeral services will be held at 8 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 29, 1993, at the Hansen Funeral Home, Beloit, with Rev. David Clark of Central Christian Church officiating. Burial will be in East lawn Cemetery. Friends may call from 7 p.m. to service time Wednesday at the funeral home.

(Printed in the Beloit Daily News Monday December 27, 1993 Edition)

Mrs. Louise Heinrich

Mrs. Louise Heinrich who lived with her daughter, Miss Florence Heinrich, 720 Eleventh St., died at 4:20 p.m. Saturday at the hospital after a long illness. She was 79 years old.

Mrs. Heinrich was a resident of Beloit for more than 50 years. She was born in Germany, and came to this county in 1885. Her husband, Carl Heinrich, died in 1935. Survivors are two sons, Fred Heinrich, Green Bay, Carl Heinrich of Beloit; two daughters, Mrs. Edward Shea, Beloit and Miss Florence Heinrich of Beloit, and 18 grandchildren. A son preceded her in death.

Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday at the E. A. Daley funeral home. The Rev. Father J. E. Hanz will officiate. Burial will be in Eastlawn cemetery.

(Printed in the Beloit Daily News Monday October 19, 1942 Edition)