Genealogytrails Harrison County, Missouri
William Eisenbarger, son of John Eisenbarger and Frances A.
(Asher) Eisenbarger. William was born in Harrison County
Missouri. Married Bessie Shoemaker, on Sept. 19, 1909.
They are the parents of two daughters, Leona and Muza.
Funeral services for William Eisenbarger, 87, were held at 11 oclock, Friday, Oct. 23 in the Methodist Church in Winnebago, with the Rev. Dudley Keech officiating. Interment was in Center Creek cemetery at Granda.
Mr. Eisenbarger died Tuesday morning in St. Joseph Hospital in Mankato, where he was admitted Oct. 12, after fracturing his hip in a fall at his home. Surgery was performed.
Mr. Eisenbarger was born Oct. 2, 1883, in Martinsville, Mo. He was married Sept. 12, 1909 to Bessie Shoemaker at Eagleville, Mo. They came to Minnesota in 1914 and farmed in the Granada area for 30 years, retiring to Winnebago in 1944.
Survivors are his wife, two daughters, Muza, Mrs. Victor Spencer and Leona, Mrs. Gilbert Henriksen of Truman; three grandchildren and three great grandchildren. Also three brothers, Oscar of Bethany, Mo. Lloyd of Eudora, Kan. and Roy of King City, Mo. and two sisters, Mrs. Lida Piburn of Martinsville and Mrs. Millard Cox of Bethany, Mo. Mr. Eisenbarger was a gentle, kind man who will be missed by many.
[Source: unknown newspaper clipping, transcribed by FoFG, M.B.]