|Birth: ||Apr. 15, 1921|
Cerro Gordo County
|Death: ||Dec. 11, 2012|
Marjorie Anita Pautz was born April 15, 1921 in Cerro Gordo County, Iowa to Herman and Bertha (Schlueter) Kruggel. She was baptized as an infant in Thorton, Iowa and was confirmed June 9, 1935 in Zion Lutheran Church in Winthrop. She graduated from Winthrop High School. Marge was married to Harry William Pautz on April 27, 1941 by Pastor C.W. Kuehner in Winthrop. They had two children; Brian R. Pautz of Gibbon and Faye P. Case of Minnetonka.
Marge and Harry spent their early married years in California. She worked in a radio tube factory while Harry served in the military. They lived in Gibbon the rest of their married life. Marge worked with Harry in the family business, Gibbon Salvage. She also worked at Kraft, Northern Insulation, and the Gibbon Elementary School. Marge enjoyed travels to Europe, Alaska, and many national bowling tournaments across the United States. She loved baking, playing cards, going to baseball games, reading, and being with her friends and family. Marge was a member of Immanuel Lutheran Church in Gibbon and was a member of the Ladies Guild. She served as an election judge for the city of Gibbon for many years.
Marge was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Harry Pautz in 1975; brothers, Norman and Theodore Kruggel; sisters-in-law, Leona Kruggel, Arlene Kruggel, Esther Claesson; brother-in-law and his spouse, Walter and Aleda Pautz; nieces, Elaine and Jean Kruggel; spouse of niece, Alan Kalk; great nephews, Matthew and Dale Kruggel; and great niece, Melissa Sue Kruggel.
The Journal (December 13, 2012)
Harry William Pautz (1914 - 1975)*
Immanuel Lutheran Cemetery
Created by: Steve Carlson
Record added: Sep 01, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 116377350
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