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Frank Peter Burr
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Birth: Jul. 18, 1878
Clayton County
Iowa, USA
Death: Feb. 18, 1937
Dubuque
Dubuque County
Iowa, USA

Guttenberg Press, IA, Thursday, February 18, 1937, P1

Frank Burr Dies in Hospital; Was 58 Years Old
FUNERAL SERVICES WILL BE HELD IN ST. MARY'S CHURCH SATURDAY MORNING

Death came to Frank Burr, lifelong resident of Jefferson township, Wednesday in Mercy hospital, Dubuque.

Mr. Burr had been in poor health for several months. Friday of last week he underwent an operation from which he did not recover.

Born on a farm in Jefferson township July 18, 1878, Mr. Burr was known as one of the outstanding farmers of this vicinity. He was but 58 years old at the time of his death.

Married in 1904

He married Miss Helen Keppler in North Buena Vista May 11, 1904, and returned to Jefferson township with his bride to farm.

He leaves to mourn Mrs. Burr, two sons, Arnold Burr of Garnavillo, and Leo, at home; four daughters, Mrs. Al Entringer of Sioux City, Mrs. Emmett Haut of Davenport, Mrs. Irvin Vorwald of Garnavillo, and Miss Geneva Burr, at home; and three sisters, Mrs. Adolph Meyer, Mrs. John Stamm and Miss Fannie Burr, all of Guttenberg.

Funeral services will be held at 9 o'clock Saturday morning in St. Mary's Catholic church. The Rev. J. A. Dupont will officiate.

 
 
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 Parents:
  Peter M. Burr (1829 - 1900)
  Theresia Binder Burr (1834 - 1892)
 
 Spouse:
  Helena M. Keppler Burr (1877 - 1976)
 
 Children:
  Isabel Margaret Entringer (1905 - 1992)*
  Leona Elizabeth Burr Hauth (1907 - 1953)*
  Arnold Adolph Burr (1909 - 2001)*
  Marcus Leo Burr (1913 - 1999)*
 
 Siblings:
  Mathias Burr (1862 - 1934)*
  Peter P. Burr (1863 - 1925)*
  Elizabeth Louise Burr Stamm (1866 - 1946)*
  Anna Margaret Burr Felder (1870 - 1933)*
  Emma Burr Meyer (1872 - 1945)*
  Frances Burr (1873 - 1952)*
  Mary Burr Wolter (1876 - 1927)*
  Frank Peter Burr (1878 - 1937)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Mount Olivet Cemetery
Guttenberg
Clayton County
Iowa, USA
 
Maintained by: Ter
Originally Created by: Jane Marie Morrison
Record added: Mar 04, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 66453784
Frank Peter Burr
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Frank Peter Burr
Added by: Jane Marie Morrison
 
Frank Peter Burr
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