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Peter P. Burr
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Birth: Sep. 18, 1863
Clayton County
Iowa, USA
Death: Nov. 9, 1925
La Crosse
La Crosse County
Wisconsin, USA

Guttenberg Press, IA, Thursday, November 12, 1925, p1

PROMINENT RESIDENT OF GUTTENBERG DIES: FUNERAL TOMORROW

Peter Burr, one of this community's lifelong residents passed away on Monday, Nov. 9, at St. Francis hospital, La Crosse, Wis., shere he had gone for medical treatment and submitted to an operation, after a several months illness. The body was brought to Guttenberg on Tuesday. Deceased was born in Jefferson township in 1863 and therefore is 62 years of age. He was married at Guttenberg to Miss Clara Kann. When a young man he learned the carpenter trade, which occupation he followed for some time. For many years he was also successfully engaged in farming in this township, retiring a few years ago and coming to Guttenberg with his family to reside. He was a faithful member of the Catholic church. His death is mourned by his widow, two daughters, Mrs. Carl Berns and Miss Olive Burr; one son, William Burr, all of this city; one grand-daughter, two brothers, Matthias Burr, of Guttenberg and F. Burr of Jefferson township; five sisters, Mrs. Adolph Meyer, Mrs. Jos. Felder, Mrs. Joseph Stamm, Mrs. Jos. Wolter and Miss Fannie Burr, all of this city.

Funeral services will be held at St. Mary's church in this city Friday morning and interment will be made in St. Mary's cemetery. Rev. H. J. Kreiger of St. Mary's church will conduct the funeral services.
 
 
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 Parents:
  Peter M. Burr (1829 - 1900)
  Theresia Binder Burr (1834 - 1892)
 
 Spouse:
  Clara Marie Kann Burr (1876 - 1941)*
 
 Children:
  Margaret A Burr Berns (1902 - 1954)*
  Olive Theresa Burr Streight (1912 - 1998)*
 
 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:
Saint Marys Cemetery
Guttenberg
Clayton County
Iowa, USA
 
Created by: Jane Marie Morrison
Record added: Apr 29, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 69125587
Peter P. Burr
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Peter P. Burr
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Peter P. Burr
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Grandma and Grandpa stopped by to see you today and brought you some flowers.
- Ronald L. Streight
 Added: Apr. 12, 2012
 
 
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