FRAM Lodge No. 13

Eureka, California

The Lodge mourns the passing of its Members.

Sigurd Johannes Stobel


            Born: 24 Jun 1882, _____, _____, Norway

            Died: 19 Oct 1960, Eureka, Humboldt Co., California      Age 78


Calif. Death Records:   Birth Date = 06/24/1882; Mother's Maiden Name = Andersen; Death Place = Humboldt;

    Residence = Fortuna; Death Date = 10/19/1960

WW I Draft Registration:  Age 36; occupation = "Timber Worker", Beadle Bros., Market St., San Francisco;

    Address = Pescadero, San Mateo Co., Cal.; Nearest Relative = John G. Stobel, Selbak/Sellebakk, Fredridstad, [Østfold],

    Norway; "took out papers, first, 1907" [naturalization]

1920 US Census: Age 37; Single; Ocean Township, Sonoma Co.; Liberty Mill

1930 US Census: Age 47; Married (wife Dena 29, son "Harrald" 2 8/12); Eureka township, Humboldt Co.: born Norway; laborer/lumber mill; renting on Broadway (near Utah); Veteran = No. 


Obituary: Eureka Humboldt Standard, Thurs., Oct. 20, 1960, p. 34, col. 8.


   Sigurd Johanes Stobel, 78, of Eureka died Wednesday afternoon in a local hospital.  He was born in Norway and had been a member of the Sons of Norway lodge in Eureka.

   Survivors include his wife, Dina Stobel, Eureka; son, Harold Stobel, Sacramento; and grandchildren, Katy, Timothy, Steven and John Stobel, all of Sacramento.

   Funeral services will be held Saturday at 11 a.m. in the Chapel of the Ferns, Cooper’s Mortuary, with the Rev. Roy Malde officiating.  Interment will follow at Ocean View cemetery.







1882   ---   1960





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