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Louis Francis "Lou" Kraetke
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Birth: Apr. 21, 1918
Detroit
Wayne County
Michigan, USA
Death: Dec. 30, 1970
Harrison
Clare County
Michigan, USA

Louis Francis Kraetke, who was affectionately called Lou or Louie, as did his other siblings, graduated from St. Anthony's High School in Detroit, Michigan in 1934. As a child he was extremely close to his older brother Richard and they grew up as best pals. As an adult, he supported his family working as a self-employed plumber and in his spare time, he was an avid hunter and fisherman. 
 
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 Parents:
  Ernest Maxwell Kraetke (1877 - 1932)
  Margaret Marjorie Farrell Kraetke (1877 - 1954)
 
 Spouse:
  Mary Caroline Lorimer Kraetke (1917 - 1993)*
 
 Siblings:
  Marjorie Farrell Kraetke Jones (1904 - 1965)*
  Dorothy Alice Kraetke Cook (1904 - 1966)*
  Ernest Farrell Kraetke (1908 - 1993)*
  Sarah D Kraetke Sprung (1912 - 2002)*
  Pauline Hazel Kraetke Dunn (1913 - 2000)*
  Richard William Kraetke (1916 - 1998)*
  Louis Francis Kraetke (1918 - 1970)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Forest Lawn Cemetery
Detroit
Wayne County
Michigan, USA
Plot: Section 16; N. Half R; Lot 271; Grave B
 
Created by: Jo-Ann
Record added: Apr 01, 2011
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Louis Francis Lou Kraetke
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Louis Francis Lou Kraetke
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Louis Francis Lou Kraetke
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