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Helmer Joseph Hammer
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Birth: Aug. 8, 1887
Guilford
Jo Daviess County
Illinois, USA
Death: 1940
Galena
Jo Daviess County
Illinois, USA


Obit: 1940

Helmer Joseph Hammer 53 of Stockton passed away about 4 o'clock Sunday afternoon at the home of his brother-in-law and sister, Mr. and Mrs. Carl B. Schoenhard in Galena, where he had been resting following a siege of illness during which he was confined in a Freeport hospital. He was born August 8, 1887 in Guilford township, Jo Daviess Co., the son of Bernhardt and Catherine/Catherina Hammer. He is survied by his widow; five children, Austin, Maylene, Beulah, Marlow and Delano, all at home; four brothers, George and Albert of Scales Mound, John of Apple Valley and Alvin of Galena; four sisters, Miss Emma Hammer of Schapville, Mrs. Henry Dittmar of Apple Valley and Mrs. Carl Schoenhard of Galena. Funeral services were held at 1 o'clock Tuesday afternoon from the Vanderheyden funeral home in Stockton and at 2 o'clock from Schapville Presbyterian Church. Rev. William Tjaden officiating and burial was made in the Schapsvill Cemetery. (bio by: charlott jones) 
 
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 Parents:
  Jacob Bernhard Hammer (1847 - 1930)
  Christina Dorothea Thain Hammer (1849 - 1900)
 
 Spouse:
  Elsie L. Hammer (1898 - 1987)*
 
 Children:
  Infants Hammer (____ - 1928)*
  Delano M. Hammer (1932 - 2014)*
 
 Siblings:
  Emma Hammer (1873 - 1961)*
  George Lorenz Hammer (1874 - 1955)*
  Louise C Hammer Dittmar (1877 - 1964)*
  Annie Hammer (1881 - 1904)*
  John Hammer (1883 - 1971)*
  Albert Bernhardt Hammer (1885 - 1970)*
  Helmer Joseph Hammer (1887 - 1940)
  Alvin W Hammer (1890 - 1967)**
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Schapville Zion Presbyterian Cemetery
Jo Daviess County
Illinois, USA
 
Created by: LN
Record added: May 14, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 52359097
Helmer Joseph Hammer
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Helmer Joseph Hammer
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- Connie Lou
 Added: May. 21, 2014
For cousin Helmer
- charlott jones
 Added: May. 12, 2011
Remembered by you family.
- charlott jones
 Added: Aug. 15, 2011
 
 
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