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Minnie Wilhelmina Petersen Dunker
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Birth: Apr. 21, 1875
Manistee
Manistee County
Michigan, USA
Death: Feb. 7, 1960
Loup City
Sherman County
Nebraska, USA

Mrs. Fred Dunker of Rockville, NE passed away at the Sacred Heart Hospital at Loup City Sunday afternoon, Feb. 7 at the age of 84 years, 9 months and 17 days.
She was born in Manistee, MI to Hans and Anna Petersen on April 21, 1875. She was baptized in the Lutheran faith. She was united in marriage to Fred Dunker at St. Paul, NE on Nov. 21, 1900.
They lived on a farm near Ashton, NE for 4 years, at Schaupps for nine years and in 1913 moved to Rockville where she resided until 1958 when she moved to Ravenna. She was a member of the Rebekah and Royal Neighbor lodges at Rockville for many years. Her husband passed away Nov. 17, 1957.
She was a hard working, conscientious woman, loving her home, family and friends and taking great interest in working with her flowers. Her passing is greatly mourned by her family and a large circle of friends.
Survivors are two sons; Henry of Sioux City, IA, Floyd of Loup City and one daughter, Atlin of Ravenna; three grandsons, Gordon Dunker of Chicago; Roger Dunker and Donald Dunker of Sioux City and one brother, Wm. Petersen of Grand Island.
She was preceded in death by her husband, one son, Charles of St. Louis and one brother, Charles Petersen of Elba, NE.
Funeral services were held at the Steele Mortuary on Wednesday afternoon, Feb. 10.
Out of town relatives to attend the funeral were Mr. and Mrs. Henry Dunker and sons of Sioux City; Mr. and Mrs. Wm. Petersen and Mrs. Minnie Kippe of Grand Island and Mr. and Mrs. Leo Wolinski and daughter of North Loup. 
 
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 Spouse:
  Fred August Dunker (1874 - 1957)
 
 Children:
  Henry Hans Dunker (1902 - 1974)*
  Atelena (Atlin) Elizabeth Dunker (1903 - 2000)*
  Floyd Daniel Dunker (1906 - 1996)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Evergreen Cemetery
Loup City
Sherman County
Nebraska, USA
 
Created by: Janine M.
Record added: Feb 18, 2005
Find A Grave Memorial# 10493537
Minnie Wilhelmina <i>Petersen</i> Dunker
Added by: Janine M.
 
Minnie Wilhelmina <i>Petersen</i> Dunker
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