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Elsa "Ruth" Berger Fintzen
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Birth: Aug. 16, 1914
Milwaukee
Milwaukee County
Wisconsin, USA
Death: Feb. 11, 1996
Milwaukee
Milwaukee County
Wisconsin, USA

Elsa "Ruth" Berger Fintzen was the youngest child of Edward and Margaret Berger. After graduating from Washington High School, she attended beauty school and became a beautician. At age twenty she married Howard Koenig Fintzen with whom she had two children. She is survived by her son Rev. Howard Fintzen, her daughter Carol and several grandchildren. Her most outstanding achievement was the completion of over 1000 quilts for Lutheran World relief. She had a warm, caring, pleasant demeanor which persevered throughout the difficulties of her life. 
 
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 Parents:
  Edward Frederick Berger (1874 - 1957)
  Margaretha Marie Caroline Schultz Berger (1870 - 1949)
 
 Spouse:
  Howard Koenig Fintzen (1910 - 1981)
 
 Children:
  Howard Fintzen (1940 - 2013)*
 
 Siblings:
  Erwin Berger (1900 - 1901)*
  Irma Sophie Henriette Berger Rheingans (1902 - 1994)*
  Myrtle M. Berger Ferrero (1904 - 1961)*
  Ewald George Berger (1908 - 1995)*
  August Berger (1912 - 1912)*
  Elsa "Ruth" Berger Fintzen (1914 - 1996)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Lincoln Memorial Cemetery
Milwaukee
Milwaukee County
Wisconsin, USA
 
Created by: Jan
Record added: Sep 14, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 58660227
Elsa Ruth <i>Berger</i> Fintzen
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Elsa Ruth <i>Berger</i> Fintzen
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