|Birth: ||Oct. 27, 1921|
|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:
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
Marge L. Konovsky Sekema (1924 - 2012)*
Rosemary Sekema Anthony (1947 - 2004)*
Created by: Jackie & Ralph
Record added: Jul 05, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 72906099
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Jackie & Ralph
Added: Oct. 23, 2012