Julius Whittenburg, living about eight miles east of Norfolk, died last Saturday morning from a cancer in his stomach. Funeral services were held at his residence Sunday by Rev. Mr. Pankow, and his remains placed in the German Lutheran burying grounds east of town. Mr. W. was a man about 40 years of age, and was held in high esteem by his neighbors and acquaintances. Source: Norfolk Journal, Friday June 29, 1883, page 3.