DEATH OP MRS. GERHARD 11UF.D-
Mrs. Gerhard Bredbeck died at the residence other son, Mr.,August Bred beck, Saturday raorniug. at 2 o'clock. at the ripe old age of 82 years. She was born in Germany, and came to this country when but a little child. She was married to Gerhard Bredbeck in New York City, in 1839, and a little later they moved to Danbury, where they have since resided.
Sbe was the mother of the following children: Christina, (Mrs.F. L. Roth) who died in'88; Henry Bredbeck, who is a director in the German-American Bank, of this city, and one of the prom inent men of Danbury township; Mary A. (Mrs. Von Sick) of Sandusky; Mr. Geo. Bredbeck. also of Sandusky; Amelia J., (Mrs. Tredor) of Cleveland; Mr. August Bredbeck, and two who died in infancy.
Mrs. B. was an earnest Christian ladv, who brought her religion into the wilderness and was one of those who were instrumental in the upbuilding of the doctrines of the Lutheran Church, in Danbury.
The funeral was held Monday after noon, at 2 o'clock, from the Lutheran Church, at Danbury, Rev. lieitz officiat¬ ing, the vast concourse present testify¬ ing to the esteem in which this gentle¬ woman was held by relatives and ac¬ quaintances.
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