Niels J. "Buck" Kjar


OELWEIN - Niels J. "Buck" Kjar, 96, of Oelwein, and formerly of Hazleton, died on Friday, May 27, at Mercy Living Plus in Oelwein.
Funeral services will be at 10:30 a.m. on Thursday, June 2 at the Jamison-Schmitz Funeral Home in Oelwein. Visitation will be from 4 to 8 p.m. on Wednesday, June 1 at the Jamison-Schmitz Funeral Home in Oelwein, and after 9:30 a.m. on Thursday.
Interment will be at Hazleton (Fontana) Cemetery at Hazleton.
Niels Jensen Kjar was born on May 26, 1915 at Humboldt, the son of Jens Nielsen and Margaret (Dietlefsen) Kjar. Buck married Lois Laurene Schmidt on Aug. 5, 1939 at Hampton.
Published in Independence Bulletin-Journal from June 1 to July 1, 2011