Otto H Wirtz, Callaway, Becker Co, MN Obit.
This was on the same page as my G grandfather’s Obit. It is from the Detroit Lakes Tribune, 7/22/1948. I hope it helps!
Service Is Held For Otto Wirtz
Otto H. Wirtz, 59, Callaway township farmer and township clerk, died Sunday at St. Mary’s hospital in Detroit Lakes. Funeral services were Wednesday at the Catholic church in Callaway.
Burial was at the Catholic cemetery in Detroit Lakes. Englund’s funeral home was in charge of the service.
Mr. Wirtz was born at Bird Island, Minn. He moved to Callaway when he was a young man and engaged in farming near the village. He married the former Ann O’Conner on August 28, 1915 at Callaway.
He was a member of the Holy Name society and served on the school and town boards for many years. Surviving are his wife; three sons, Joseph of Marshall, Minn.; Raymond of Callaway; and Vincent of Callaway; five brothers, William of Minneapolis; Roman of Detroit Lakes; Edward of Austin; Nicholas of Watertown, S. D.; and Charles of California; three sisters Mrs. Martha Torgerson of Detroit Lakes; Mrs. Ed Colberson of Milwaukee, Wis.; and Miss Katherin Wirtz of Callaway