Elnora Bertha (Tutie) Matzke

Elnora Bertha (Tutie) Matzke

Female 1917 - 2003  (86 years)

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  • Name Elnora Bertha (Tutie) Matzke  [1, 2, 3
    Born 24 Nov 1917  Jeffers, Cottonwood County, Minnesota Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 3, 4, 5
    Gender Female 
    Died 5 Dec 2003  Summitview Health Care Center, Yakima, Yakima County, Washington Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 5
    Buried 9 Dec 2003  West Hills Memorial Park, West Valley (Yakima), Yakima County, Washington Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 6, 7
    • gravemarker
    Person ID I255  LaZeut
    Last Modified 25 Feb 2018 

    Father Otto Friedrich Matzke,   b. 13 Mar 1891, Germantown, Cottonwood County, Minnesota Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Apr 1981, St. Elizabeth Hospital, Yakima, Yakima County, Washington Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 90 years) 
    Mother Sophie Sturm/Keller,   b. 18 Mar 1896, Ostheim, Elsaß-Lothringen (Alsace-Lorraine), Deutschland (France) Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Nov 1964, Ritzville, Adams County, Washington Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 68 years) 
    Married 8 Apr 1914  Porterville, Tulare County, California Find all individuals with events at this location  [8, 9
    Family ID F242  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Walter Swier (Ward) Zeutenhorst,   b. 24 Mar 1917, Yakima, Yakima County, Washington Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Feb 1993, Crescent Convalescent Home, Yakima, Yakima County, Washington Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years) 
    Married 17 Feb 1942  Cowiche-Tieton Evangelical Church, Tieton, Yakima County, Washington Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 10, 11
    Children 
    +1. T.L. Zeutenhorst
     2. S.K. Zeutenhorst
    Last Modified 27 Oct 2017 
    Family ID F13  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Videos
    Zeutenhorst: Ward Zeutenhorst and Elnora Matzke 1942 Marriage.
    Zeutenhorst: Ward Zeutenhorst and Elnora Matzke 1942 Marriage.
    Wedding of Ward Zeutenhorst and Elnora Matzke Tuesday evening, 17 February 1942 at the Cowiche-Tieton Evangelical Church. Miss Lorraine Zeutenhorst played the piano preceding the ceremony. Arthur Zeutenhorst was the best man. (HD transfer from 8mm Kodachrome film, 2012, 26Mb mp4 file).

    Documents
    Zeutenhorst: Ward Zeutenhorst and Elnora Matzke Wed 1942
    Zeutenhorst: Ward Zeutenhorst and Elnora Matzke Wed 1942
    "Pretty Ceremony Read for Couple in Cowiche Church" Newspaper account of 17 February 1942 wedding of Ward Zeutenhorst and Elnora Matzke in the Cowiche-Tieton Evangelical Church.

    Headstones
    Gravemaker: Zeutenhorst, Walter S. (1917-1993) and Elnora B. Matzke (1917-2003)
    Gravemaker: Zeutenhorst, Walter S. (1917-1993) and Elnora B. Matzke (1917-2003)
    Gravemarker of Walter Swier Zeutenhorst (d. 5 Feb 1993) and his wife Elnora Bertha Matzke (d. 5 Dec 2003).

  • Notes 
    • Affectionately called "Chief" by her husband Ward.

  • Sources 
    1. [S236] Soetenhorst Familie-album, Ina Bartels-Soetenhorst, compiler, (Oldenzaal, Nederland: self-published, 3 March 2002), p. 237.

    2. [S39] The Swier Family History, Gertrude Swier Korver, compiler, (Thomasville, Pennsylvania: self-published, 1989), pp. 27, 30.

    3. [S135] Swier Family Line, Donald Jongeward, compiler; updated by Norma Thompson, (Yakima, Washington: self-published, 2003 revision), p. 17.

    4. [S1553] Obituary: Zeutenhorst, Elnora Matzke, (Yakima Herald. Yakima, Washington, 7 December 2003: accessed 8 December 2003).

    5. [S25] Social Security Death Index (SSDI), 1925-2014, (Ancestry: Social Security Administration).

    6. [S2346] Cemetery Marker. West Hills Memorial Park. Yakima, Washington.

    7. [S302] Find A Grave, Memorial# 53866428.

    8. [S2878] Obituary: Matzke, Otto Friedrich, (Yakima Herald-Republic. Yakima, Washington, 19 April 1981, p. 11A).

    9. [S4186] Obituary: Matzke, Sophie Keller, (Yakima Herald. Yakima, Washington, 26 November 1964, p. 13).

    10. [S426] Washington State Digital Archives, (Washington Secretary of State, Washington State Archives, Cheney, Washington), Yakima County Auditor, Marriage Records, 1896-2008.

    11. [S686] Obituary: Zeutenhorst, Walter (Ward), (Yakima Herald. Yakima, Washington, 7 February 1993, p. 3C).


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