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Sabina Christina Schmidt Altrock
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Birth: Jan. 29, 1912
Pottawattamie County
Iowa, USA
Death: Nov. 10, 2011
Pottawattamie County
Iowa, USA

Sabina C. Altrock, age 99, of Treynor, Iowa, passed away November 10, 2011, at Bethany Lutheran Home.

Sabina was born January 29, 1912, in Pottawattamie County, Iowa near Treynor, Iowa, to the Carl Ludwig "Louie" and Elizabeth (Christophersen) Schmidt. She graduated from Treynor High School in 1930, and earned her nursing degree from Jennie Edmundson School of Nursing in 1933.

Sabina served her country in the U.S. Air Force from 1938 to 1961, with tours in Europe and Korea, retiring with the rack of Major. She was a registered nurse at Jennie Edmundson Hospital and was the Treynor School nurse from 1966 to 1972.

Sabina married Ralph Fredrick Altrock on June 16, 1972 in Santa Barbara, California. They made their home in both California and in Treynor.

Sabrina was a member of Zion Congregational Church and the Treynor American Legion, and Lamar Hartje Post #725.

Sabina is survived by a step-son, Bruce (Carolyn) Altrock; one step-grandson, Brian Altrock; one step-granddaughter, Christine Altrock, all of Thousand Oaks, California; two sisters, Ethel Guttau of Treynor, Iowa and Darlene (Fred) Dahl of Council Bluffs, Iowa; many nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband, Ralph Altrock in 1994, a brother, Hans Schmidt and sister, Dora Shaw.

It was Sabina's wish to donate her body for anatomical research.

Daily Nonpareil, Council Bluffs, IA, Nov 12, 2011 
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  Ralph Fredrick Altrock (1911 - 1994)
Cremated, Location of ashes is unknown.
Created by: Dennis Harmsen
Record added: Dec 25, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 122149760
Sabina Christina <i>Schmidt</i> Altrock
Added by: Dennis Harmsen
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