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Fredericka Dorothea Harmsen Blecker
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Birth: Mar. 9, 1890
Chicago
Cook County
Illinois, USA
Death: Jun. 6, 1976
Moline
Rock Island County
Illinois, USA

Services for Mrs. Fredericka D. Blecker, 86, formerly of 2531 7th Ave., Rock Island, will be 1:30 p.m., Wednesday at Knox-Larson Chapel, Rock Island. Burial will be in Rock Island Memorial Park Cemetery. Visitation is after noon today at the funeral home.

Mrs. Blecker died Sunday at Americana Health Care Center, Moline.

Fredericka Harmsen was born in Chicago, Ill., March 9, 1890 and lived in Durant, Iowa from 1902 to 1911, when she moved to Rock Island. She married Henry C. Blecker on March 1, 1911 in Davenport. He died in 1965.

Survivors include daughters, Mrs. Dorothy Z. Moody, Moline and Mrs. Arnold A. Mueck, Rock Island; a son, George C. Blecker, Carlsbad, Calif.; eight grandchildren; 17 great-grandchildren; and a sister, Mrs. Anna Petersen, Davenport. She was preceded in death by her husband, two sons and two brothers.

Quad-City Times, June 8, 1976, page 4

Notes: Fredericka Blecker used the name Reca 
 
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 Parents:
  Carl Christian Harmsen (1862 - 1950)
  Dora Grage Harmsen (1870 - 1937)
 
 Spouse:
  Harry C. Blecker (1888 - 1965)
 
 Children:
  Dorothy Zoe Blecker Moody (1912 - 1997)*
  Harry Frederick Blecker (1914 - 1973)*
  Carl William Blecker (1916 - 1973)*
  Carolyn A. Blecker Staes Mueck (1918 - 2011)*
 
 Siblings:
  Fredericka Dorothea Harmsen Blecker (1890 - 1976)
  Anna Amanda Harmsen Petersen (1891 - 1982)*
  William Harmsen (1896 - 1957)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Rock Island Memorial Park Cemetery
Rock Island
Rock Island County
Illinois, USA
Plot: Section 6, Lot 88
 
Created by: Dennis Harmsen
Record added: Aug 16, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 115573291
Fredericka Dorothea <i>Harmsen</i> Blecker
Added by: Dennis Harmsen
 
Fredericka Dorothea <i>Harmsen</i> Blecker
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 Added: Aug. 16, 2013
 
 
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