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John K Erb
Birth: Nov. 11, 1884
Death: Dec. 9, 1960
Becker County
Minnesota, USA

John was my Great Uncle

Erb, John K., son of Menno and Mattie (Kennel) Erb, was born on Nov. 11, 1884; died at the St. Mary's Hospital, Detroit Lakes, Minn., Dec. 9, 1960; aged 76 y. 28 d. In April, 1957, he suffered a paralytic stroke which left him a semi-invalid. On Oct. 21, 1960, he suffered another severe stroke from which he never recovered. On Dec. 22, 1909, he was married to Lena Oswald, who survives. Also surviving are 6 children (Omar, Amenia, N. Dak.; Wilma__Mrs. Elmer Nitzsche, Cass Lake, Minn.; Ruby-Mrs. Ben Grieser, Detroit Lakes, Minn.; Ezra, Walter, and John, Jr., all of Frazee, Minn.), 22 grandchildren, 11 great-grandchildren, and 4 brothers (Chris, West Point, Nebr.; Mose, Shickley, Nebr.; Menno, Wakefield, Nebr.; and David, Frazee). One daughter and 2 sisters preceded him in death. He was a member of the Lake Region Church, where funeral services were held on Dec. 13, in charge of E. D. Hershberger, assisted by Harry Gascho. (MennObit)

 
 
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 Parents:
  Menno L. Erb (1857 - 1915)
  Mattie Kennel Erb (1855 - 1936)
 
 Spouse:
  Lena Erb (1890 - 1980)*
 
 Children:
  Omar W. Erb (1910 - 1992)*
  Wilma Erb Nitzsche (1913 - 1978)*
  Ruby Erb Grieser (1914 - 2007)*
  Ezra Erb (1921 - 2005)*
  Walter Erb (1925 - 2012)*
  John Erb (1929 - 2002)*
 
 Siblings:
  Catherine Erb Bellar (1880 - 1926)*
  Chris K. Erb (1882 - 1964)*
  John K Erb (1884 - 1960)
  Mose K Erb (1889 - 1961)*
  Rachel Erb Grieser (1893 - 1949)*
  David Erb (1896 - 1966)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Lake Region Mennonite Cemetery
Detroit Lakes
Becker County
Minnesota, USA
 
Maintained by: Debbie
Originally Created by: Cheryl K
Record added: May 28, 2006
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