|Birth: ||Sep. 28, 1853, Germany|
|Death: ||Nov., 1932|
OLD RESIDENT OF CITY DIES ON SOUTHSIDE
Mrs. John Steurwaldt(sic), 79, Dies After Heart Attack; Funeral Tuesday
Death claimed Mrs. John Steurwaldt, 79, a pioneer resident of this city who made
her home on the southside for 50 years, at the home of her son Louis Steurwald(sic),
2144 Roosevelt avenue at five o'clock this morning. The aged resident had been
in good health up to August this year, when she suffered a heart attack and had
Funeral services will be held Tuesday afternoon at 1:40 o'clock from the home
at 2 o'clock from St. John's Lutheran church, with the Rev. W.G. Haase officiating.
Interment will be at Pioneer's Rest cemetery.
Mrs. Steurwaldt, nee Christina Bock, was born in the province of Schleswig-
Holstein, Germany, September 28, 1853. She was married to John Steurwaldt in
Germany, April 14, 1879. Her husband died here on July 3, 1927. In 1880 the
couple immigrated to this country and settled in this city, making their home upon
arrival in a small dwelling, now the site of Washington high school. Two years
later they removed to the southside in the present home.
Three Children Survive
Mrs. Steurwaldt leaves two daughters, Augusta, at home, Mrs. Amanda Dallman
of Milwaukee, and a son Louis Steurwaldt, with whom she made her home. She
also leaves a sister Mrs. Fred Baetzholz of this city, and a brother, Henry Bock
in Germany. There are also 12 grandchildren and four great grandchildren.
From the Two Rivers Reporter, Saturday, Nov. 12, 1932
John Stuerwaldt (1853 - 1927)*
Pioneers' Rest Cemetery
Created by: Bekah
Record added: Feb 24, 2011
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