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Dora Amelia Pruess Blunck
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Birth: Sep. 5, 1896
Pierce
Pierce County
Nebraska, USA
Death: Aug. 30, 1962
Creighton
Knox County
Nebraska, USA

Mrs. Dora Blunck, 65, died Thursday, August 30, 1962, at the home of her daughter, Mrs. Herbert (Mildred) Reiss of the Kemma community, with whom she has made her home.

Funeral services were conducted Monday afternoon at Hengstler's chapel. The Rev. David T. Gustafson, pastor of the Creighton Methodist Church, officiated. Burial was in the Eden Valley Cemetery. Pall bearers were Harold Blunck, Harry Springer, Alwood Blunck, Norman Blunck, Kenneth Blunck and Ferdinand Blahm.

Dora Amelia Pruess was born September 5, 1896 in Pierce, the daughter of Adolph and Emma (Suckstorf) Pruess. She grew up in Pierce County and received her education in rural schools. She married Louis Blunck on February 12, 1914, in Pierce. Mrs. Blunck was a member of the 4-K Club.

She is survived by one daughter, Mildred (Herbert) Reiss; one son, Louis Blunck of Creigton; five grandchildren; three sisters, Mrs. Willie Blunck, Mrs. Frieda Blunck and Anna Pruess, all of Creighton; and one brother, Chris Pruess of Creighton.

She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband and one infant daughter, Frieda.

Creighton News, Sep 6, 1962, pg 1
 
 
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 Parents:
  Johann Julius Adolph Pruess (1861 - 1940)
  Emma Catharina Suckstorf Pruess (1875 - 1953)
 
 Spouse:
  Louis Henry Blunck (1887 - 1950)*
 
 Children:
  Mildred Caroline Gertrude Blunck Reisz (1914 - 2007)*
  Frieda Blunck (1917 - 1918)*
  Louis Henry Blunck (1930 - 2005)*
 
 Siblings:
  Dora Amelia Pruess Blunck (1896 - 1962)
  Ella Alberta Pruess Blunck (1898 - 1988)*
  Frieda Katherine Pruess Blunck (1899 - 1991)*
  Christian Henry Pruess (1902 - 1990)*
  Anna Gertrude Pruess (1902 - 1995)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Eden Valley Cemetery
Pierce County
Nebraska, USA
 
Created by: Dennis Harmsen
Record added: Aug 12, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 115336909
Dora Amelia <i>Pruess</i> Blunck
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