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History: Cornelius (Neil) Jahnke laid to rest

Reprinted from the July 1952 issue of Canadian Cattlemen

Cornelius (Neil) Jahnke laid to rest

‘One of Saskatchewan’s widely known and most respected old-timers passed away in the Herbert-Morse Union Hospital early Friday afternoon, May 16, at the age of 72. Neil Jahnke had suffered a year of ill health. At the funeral which followed on May 20, thousands of sorrowing friends came to the M.B. Church to pay their last respects to the one who had pioneered the cattle industry in their midst and helped to develop their community.’

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‘Our History’ is curated by former Canadian Cattlemen editor, Gren Winslow.

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