Earl Zahnow


Mr. and Mrs. Earl Zahnow

Earl Zahnow was the son of Mrs. Mary Zahnow, who later became Mrs. Jacob Hellrieger. He and the former Helen Lueck were married in 1930, and lived in Drake, North Dakota, with their five children, before moving to the Hellrieger farm in Deepwater Township, McLean County, in 1945 to take over the farming operations.

In 1951, Earl died unexpectedly, leaving his wife, Helen, and young sons to carry on. Their daughters are Lorraine (Mrs. Leon Billadeau) and Lillian (Mrs. Donald Roberts). Their sons are Wayne, Cecil, and Dennis.