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Elvira Rueter Degitz
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Birth: Feb. 3, 1888
Adams County
Illinois, USA
Death: Oct. 2, 1967
Adams County
Illinois, USA

Mrs. Elvira Degitz, 79, of 1023 South Twenty-second died Monday
afternoon at 2:55 in Blessing Hospital, where she had been a patient
since Saturday.
Mrs. Degitz was born in Quincy, Feb.. 3, 1888, a daughter of
Frederick and Louise Doht Rueter. She was married Nov. 23, 1910, in
Quincy to Robert Theodore Degitz. He died Aug. 23, 1943. Mrs. Degitz
was a member of Salem Evangelican United Church of Christ and the Women's
Guild of the church. She was also a member of Alpha Chapter, Order of
Eastern Star, and White Shrine of Jerusalem.
Surviving are a daughter, Mrs. Milton (Melva) Kalmer, with whom she
made her home, and a sister, Mrs. Lilly Marshall of Payson. She was also
preceded in death by two brothers, Harry and Herbert Rueter, and a
sister, Mrs. Edith Dingerson.
Service will be held Thursday afternoon at 1:30 in the
Zehender-Robinson-Stormer Funeral Home with the Rev. Edward L. Kohlman
officiating. Burial will be in Greenmount Cemetery.
Quincy Herald-Whig
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  Frederick William Rueter (1862 - 1949)
  Louise Wilhemena Henrietta Doht Rueter (1868 - 1942)
  Robert Theodore Degitz (1883 - 1943)*
*Calculated relationship
Greenmount Cemetery
Adams County
Illinois, USA
Created by: Iriss Hill
Record added: Feb 16, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 48227758
Elvira <i>Rueter</i> Degitz
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- Iriss Hill
 Added: Feb. 16, 2010

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