Tietz Family Tree

Erna P BaierAge: 9919162015

Erna P Baier
Given names
Erna P
Married name
Erna P Tietz
Birth September 16, 1916
Death of a husbandOtto Tietz
January 3, 1998 (Age 81)

Obituary of Otto Tietz

MISSOULA — Otto Tietz, 83, passed away Saturday, Jan. 3, at St. Patrick Hospital of complications from pneumonia and congestive heart failure. He was born Feb. 17, 1914, in New Leipzig, N.D., a son of Emanuel Tietz and Elizabeth Ganthner. He shared his early years on the family farm with four brothers, Herbert, Ernest, Rueben, and Harold, and two sisters, Esther and Hildegarde. Otto came to Missoula with his brother Herbert in 1934. He was employed as a track supervisor by the Northern Pacific and later the Burlington Northern railroads until his retirement in 1972. He also owned Tietz Building Service and was a respected and successful home-builder in Missoula for 25 years. For the last 30 years, Otto was passionately involved in breeding and racing some of the finest quarter horses in the country. Anyone who ever "bet the ponies" at the Western Montana Fair and Race Meet most likely bet on an Otto Tietz horse. He was married to Erna Baier on Sept. 17, 1937. He is survived by his sons, Gene Tietz and wife Angie of Keizer, Ore., and Arlyn Tietz and wife Jan of Missoula; daughter Beverly Wood-Back and husband Ken Back of Olympia, Wash.; grandchildren, Troy, Elisabeth, and Holly Wood of Olympia, Mark Tietz of Reston, Va., Theresa Markham of Albany, Ore., and Justin and Renee Tietz of Missoula; and great- grandchildren Crystalle Wood, Adam Moody and Teddy Phillips of Olympia. He is also survived by two brothers, Rueben Tietz of Lake Hughes, Calif., and Harold Tietz of Missoula; and numerous nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents; his brothers, Albert, Ernest, and Herbert; and sisters Esther Lager and Hildegarde Dietz-Sellner. Visitation will be from 2 to 5 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 4, at Garden City Funeral Home. Services will be 2 p.m. Monday, Jan. 5, at the funeral home with Pastor Mark Schultz officiating. Burial will follow at Sunset Memorial Gardens in Missoula. Following the interment, a reception will he held in the community room at the funeral home. ln lieu of flowers, the family requests donations be made to Camp-Mak-A-Dream or the Special Olympics Equestrian team from Missoula, c/o P.O. Box 4322, Missoula, Mont. 59806.

Death of a husbandRichard F Madsen Sr
2000 (Age 83)
Residence 2000 (Age 83)
Address: 17002 119th Ct NE Bothell, WA 98011-5423
Phone: (425) 488-9261
Death September 27, 2015 (Age 99)
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