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Emily Marie Wacker Burr
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Birth: Sep. 14, 1921
Muscatine County
Iowa, USA
Death: Dec. 9, 1985
Lone Tree
Johnson County
Iowa, USA

Iowa City Press-Citizen, Thursday, December 12, 1985

Lone Tree -- Dale Burr, 63, and Emily Burr, 64, rural Lone Tree farmers, died Monday of gunshot wounds.

Private services will be at 2 p.m. Friday at Our Redeemer Lutheran Church in Iowa City with the Rev. Robert Bailey officiating. Burial will be in Lone Tree Cemetery.

Mr. Burr was born Oct. 30, 1922 in Lone Tree, a son of Vernon and Hilda Nelson Burr. Mrs. Burr was born Sept. 14, 1921, in Wilton, a daughter of A. J. and Amelia Grunder Wacker. The couple were married Nov. 21, 1945, a Zion Lutheran Church in Wilton. They were members of Our Redeemer Lutheran Church in Iowa City.

Survivors include a son, John of Lone Tree: two daughters, Sheila (Mrs. Matt) Ross of Rogers, Ark., and Julia Burr of Eau Claire, Wis.; his mother of West Branch; his sister, Ruth (Mrs. Keith) Forbes of Iowa City; and her sisters, Mrs. Calvin Schmidt of Tipton and Mrs. George McClean of Moline, Ill.

His father and brother and her parents died earlier.

Family links: 
  Arthur John Wacker (1887 - 1961)
  Amelia Wilhelmina Grunder Wacker (1888 - 1975)
  Dale Nelson Burr (1922 - 1985)*
  Emily Marie Wacker Burr (1921 - 1985)
  Marion Louise Wacker Schmidt (1925 - 2015)*
*Calculated relationship
Lone Tree Cemetery
Lone Tree
Johnson County
Iowa, USA
Plot: North Section, Row 12
Created by: Nancy Burr
Record added: Aug 14, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 40670535
Emily Marie <i>Wacker</i> Burr
Added by: Nancy Burr
Emily Marie <i>Wacker</i> Burr
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