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Peter Richard Schmitt
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Birth: Feb. 7, 1886
Holy Cross
Dubuque County
Iowa, USA
Death: Jun. 2, 1955
Dubuque
Dubuque County
Iowa, USA

Peter was the son of Nicholas and Magdalena (Endus) Schmitt, both born in Germany. Peter came to Dubuque as a young man and was employed for 34 years with the Milwaukee Road as a pump repair man on the D & I Second District. He retired Dec. 1, 1949. He was a member of St. Mary's Church and of the Retired Railroad Workers. Peter married Bertha Clara Johnson in Davenport, IA on 1/9/1914. They had two sons - William and Kenneth - and one daughter, Rose. Kenneth preceeded him in death. His wife at the time of his death was Mae Alvina (Lightfoot) Schmitt. He died at Xavier Hospital in Dubuque of lung cancer. 
 
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 Spouse:
  Mae Alvina Lightfoot Schmitt (1901 - 1977)*
 
 Children:
  William Richard Schmitt (1927 - 1980)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Mount Calvary Cemetery
Dubuque
Dubuque County
Iowa, USA
 
Created by: Barbara Flowers
Record added: Jul 08, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 73036539
Peter Richard Schmitt
Added by: Barbara Flowers
 
Peter Richard Schmitt
Added by: Leo J. Offerman
 
 
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To my Grandpa
- Barbie
 Added: Jul. 8, 2011
 
 
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