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John Golembefski
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Birth: Jul. 3, 1858, Germany
Death: Dec. 27, 1937
Saint Cloud
Stearns County
Minnesota, USA


John Golembefski, 79, who died Monday morning, will be buried in Sauk Rapids cemetery on Thursday afternoon. The funeral service will be held at the residence at 1:30 oclock and at Trinity Lutheran church at 2 oclock with Rev. William Petzke officiating. Pallbearers will be Leonard Lanz, Martin Senczek, Alfred and Ben Gratzek, Alphonse and John Leyk.

Mr. Golembefski was born in Germany. He came to America 50 years ago, living for a number of years in St. Paul. Thirty-seven years ago he came to Benton county and farmed in Popple Creek until he retired and moved into Sauk Rapids in 1929.

Mrs. Golembefski survives with 10 children: Mrs. Roy Walker, St. Cloud; Mrs. Fred Leyk, Mayhew Lake; Mrs. Fred Gratzke, Sauk Rapids; Fred, John and Emil Golembefski of Mayhew Lake; Mrs. John Lepinski and Mrs Martha Senczek, Sauk Rapids; Mrs. Harold DeLong, Gilman; Mrs. W. A. Baron, Sauk Rapids. There are 36 grandchildren and 18 great grandchildren.

- St. Cloud (MN) Times, 28 Dec 1937, p. 8
Source: Great River Regional Library

Posted with permission from the St. Cloud Times.

*His first wife, Paulina, died in 1933. The surviving wife mentioned in the obituary is his second wife, Minnie.
Family links: 
  Pauline B Lange Golembefski (1860 - 1933)
  Minnie Skuza Lepinski Golembefski (1867 - 1948)
  Caroline Laura Golembefski Walker (1886 - 1970)*
  Mary Pauline Golembefski Leyk (1888 - 1966)*
  Johanna Pauline Golembefski Gratzek (1890 - 1965)*
  Fred J Golembefski (1892 - 1976)*
  Emma Golembeski Lepinski (1894 - 1981)*
  Martha Willma Golembefski Senczek (1895 - 1963)*
  John Henry Golembefski (1897 - 1982)*
  Emil Rudolph Golembeski (1899 - 1990)*
  Alma T. Golembefski DeLong (1901 - 2002)*
*Calculated relationship
Trinity Lutheran Cemetery
Sauk Rapids
Benton County
Minnesota, USA
Plot: Sec 5
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Record added: Oct 01, 2013
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