|Birth: ||Jan. 10, 1908|
|Death: ||Dec. 26, 1991|
EMERSON A. KRETZER, SR.
Emerson A. Kretzer, Sr., 83, St. Joseph, died Thursday, December 26, 1991, at a local health-care center.
Born in Oregon, MO, Mr. Kretzer lived most of his life in St. Joseph.
He was a carpenter and a member of St. Patrick's Catholic Church and Carpenter's Local #110.
In 1928, he married Lillian Rehm. She survives of the home.
Mr. Kretzer was preceded in death by two sons, Charles J. Kretzer, Jr. and Richard M. Kretzer, Sr.; two grandsons and two great-grandsons.
Additional survivors; three sons, John J. Kretzer, Sr., Emerson A. Kretzer, Jr. and Gary F. Kretzer, Sr., all of St. Joseph; a brother, Clarence Wiedmer of St. Joseph; two sisters, Pauline Allen of Hurst, Texas and Alice Adams of Glendale, California; 21 grandchildren and 25 great-grandchildren.
PRAYER SERVICE: 9:30 a.m. Saturday, Heaton-Borman-Smith & Sidenfaden Chapel. Burial: Mount Olivet Cemetery. Visitation after 10 a.m. today at the funeral home. The rosary will be recited tonight at the funeral home.
ST. JOSEPH nEWS pRESS
Lillian A. Rehm Kretzer (1908 - 1992)*
Emerson A. Kretzer (1929 - 2011)*
Charles Joseph Kretzer (1930 - 1987)*
Richard M Kretzer (1932 - 1987)*
John Joseph Kretzer (1944 - 2012)*
Mount Olivet Cemetery
Created by: Helen Cobb Rehm
Record added: Oct 31, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 43761789