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Clara Caroline Wilhelmina Grafelman Gronewold
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Birth: Dec. 28, 1897
La Rose
Marshall County
Illinois, USA
Death: Jun. 13, 1995
Lacon
Marshall County
Illinois, USA

Clara C. Gronewold, 97, formerly of Hoyt Street, died at 9:35 p.m. Tuesday, June 13, 1995 at St. Joseph's Nursing Home in Lacon.

Born Dec. 28, 1897, in La Rose to Claus and Etta Beander Grafelman, she married Alvin Gronewold on Nov. 18, 1919, in Washington. He died May 4, 1937. She also was preceded in death by three brothers, seven sisters, and one daughter.

Surviving are two sons, Wayne of Dunlap and Kenneth of Chillicothe, one foster son, Walter Carlson of Novelty, Mo., two daughters, Mrs. Charles (Helen) Carroll of Chillicothe and Mrs. Robert (Carol) Caldwell of Edelstein, 15 grandchildren, 22 great-grandchildren, one foster granddaughter, and one sister, Lucille Jackson of Wyoming, IL.

She was a member of St. Mark's Lutheran Church in Chillicothe, where services will be at 11 a.m. Saturday at the church. Burial will be in Glendale Cemetery in Washington. Weber Funeral Home in Chillicothe is in charge of arrangements.

Memorials may be made to her church. 
 
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 Parents:
  Claus Grafelman (1864 - 1923)
  Etta Margaretha Beenders Grafelman (1867 - 1939)
 
 Spouse:
  Alvin Frederick Gronewold (1898 - 1937)*
 
 Children:
  Veronia Wanetia Gronewold (1920 - 1987)*
  Wayne Vernon Gronewald (1923 - 2011)*
  Kenneth Alvin Gronewold (1929 - 2008)*
 
 Siblings:
  Theodore Klaus Grafelman (1887 - 1953)*
  Sophia M Grafelman Deener (1889 - 1982)*
  Edna B Grafelman DeBoer (1896 - 1975)*
  Clara Caroline Wilhelmina Grafelman Gronewold (1897 - 1995)
  Frieda E. Grafelmann Meyer (1899 - 1994)*
  Hulda Lydia Grafelman Harms (1902 - 1982)*
  Eleanor M Grafelman Feehan (1903 - 1983)*
  Lucille E Grafelman Jackson (1906 - 2006)*
  William Arnold Grafelman (1908 - 1980)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Glendale Cemetery
Washington
Tazewell County
Illinois, USA
 
Maintained by: One Foot In The Grave
Originally Created by: John Melton
Record added: Oct 07, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 22007917
Clara Caroline Wilhelmina <i>Grafelman</i> Gronewold
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