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Paul R. Sekema
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Birth: Oct. 27, 1921
Munster
Lake County
Indiana, USA
Death: Jul. 4, 2011

89 year old, Paul R. Sekema of
DeMotte, passed away July 4, 2011.
On October 27, 1921, in Munster,
Indiana, Paul was born to Paul and
Irene (nee: Kraay) Sekema. Paul was a
lifetime area resident and attended
DeMotte Schools. Paul married Marge
Lucille (nee: Konosky) on July 2, 1942
in Knox, Indiana.
Paul was an Ironworker by trade out of the local 395 for 30
years. Paul was also Army/Air Force Mechanic and Flight
Engineer. Paul was a member of the American Legion Post of
DeMotte, and a member of the VFW of Rensselaer.
Paul is survived by his wife: Marge, children: Marvin (Martha)
Sekema and Joanne Schoonveld and son-in-law: David
Anthony, 7 grandchildren, 13 great-grandchildren, and 1
great-great grandchild, brother: Byrne Sekema and sister:
Marilyn Stellingwerf.
Paul was preceded in death by his parents, daughter
Rosemary Anthony and son-in-law Tom Schoonveld.
Graveside Memorial services for Paul will be held on
Thursday, July 7, 2011, at 10:00 a.m. at the DeMotte
Cemetery, with American Legion Chaplain: Howard Swart.
Boersma Funeral Home, 90 East Grove St., Wheatfield,
Indiana is in charge of the arrangements.
Memorials may be made to the American Legion Wounded
Warriors. 
 
Family links: 
 Spouse:
  Marge L. Konovsky Sekema (1924 - 2012)*
 
 Children:
  Rosemary Sekema Anthony (1947 - 2004)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
DeMotte Cemetery
DeMotte
Jasper County
Indiana, USA
 
Created by: Jackie & Ralph
Record added: Jul 05, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 72906099
Paul R. Sekema
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Paul R. Sekema
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Paul R. Sekema
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CPL-US ARMY Air Corps-WW II VETERAN
- Jackie & Ralph
 Added: Oct. 23, 2012
 
 
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