|Birth: ||Jul. 23, 1900|
Jo Daviess County
|Death: ||Aug. 1, 1979|
Galena Gazette, 9 Aug 1979
Mrs. Ernest (Elsie A.) Grebner, 79, of Franklin Street, Scales Mound, died Wednesday, August 1 at St. Joseph's Unit of Mercy Medical Center after a long illness.
She was born July 23, 1900 at Guilford Township, the daughter of the late Henry and Lena Roth Schmidt and was united in marriage to Ernest Grebner in 1919. She assisted her husband in the owning and operating of the Ernest Grebner General Merchandise Store in Scales Mound from 1930 until her retirement in 1960.
She was a member of Shepherd of the Hills Lutheran Church in Schapville, the A.L.C.W. of the Church, Home Extension, American Legion Auxiliary, and Republican Women's Club.
Survivors include her husband Ernest, two sons, Lee, of Davenport, Iowa; and Delos, of Danville, Calif.; eight grandchildren and one great-grandchild. She was preceded in death by her parents, one son, one sister, and one brother.
Services were held at 1:30pm Saturday, Aug. 4, in Shepherd of the Hills Lutheran Church with the Rev. John Dexter, pastor of the church, officiating. Burial was in the church cemetery.
Steinke Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.
Dubuque Telegraph Herald, 2 Aug 1979 p10
Scales Mound, Ill. -- Mrs. Ernest (Elsie A.) Grebner, 79, of Franklin Street, Scales Mound, died Wednesday morning at St. Joseph's Unit, Mercy Health Center in Dubuque. Services will be at 1:30pm Saturday at the Shepherd of the Hills Lutheran Church in Schapville, with burial in the church cemetery. Friends may call from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9pm Friday at Steinke Funeral Home in Galena, Ill. Surviving besides her husband are two sons, Lee of Davenport, Iowa and DeLos of Danville, Calif., and eight grandchildren and one great-grandchild. Memorials may be given to the Lutheran Nursing Home in Muscatine, Iowa, or Shepherd of the Hills Lutheran Church.
Henry E Schmidt (1871 - 1916)
Lena Linne Roth Kilian (1876 - ____)
Ernest M Grebner (1895 - 1983)*
Lee G Grebner (1924 - 1990)*
Elizabeth N Schmidt Williams (1897 - 1961)*
Elsie A Schmidt Grebner (1900 - 1979)
Albert F Schmidt (1903 - 1958)*
Shepherd of the Hills Lutheran Church Cemetery
Jo Daviess County
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Record added: Jul 17, 2011
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