|Birth: ||Apr. 2, 1886|
|Death: ||Dec. 21, 1969|
Minnie M. Lemke was born April 2, 1886, at Moultan, Ohio, the daughter of William and Mary Straatman. She was married to Reinhold R. Lemke on April 6, 1904. They farmed in Liberty township until Mr. Lemke's death in 1943. Mrs. Lemke moved to Garner in 1944 and has made her home here since that time. She has been active in her church WSCS circle, was a member of the Garner Grandmother's club, the Birthday club, and the Ex-Farmers Homemakers.
Survivors include two sons and two daughters; Walter Lemke of Klemme, Reuben Lemke of Long Beach, Calilf., Mrs. Carl W. (Meta) Bohn, Garner, and Mrs. J. W. (Irene) Yanoski of Klemme; ten grandchildern and eight great grandchildern. A sister, Mrs. Harvey (Mathilda) Wilkins of St. Mary, Ohio, and several nieces and nephews also survive.
She was preceded in death by her husband, her parents, one brother, Louis of Klemme, andone sister, Emma Niemeyer of Garner.
Obituary from the Garner Leader paper.
William Straatman (1850 - 1927)
Mary Meyers Straatman (1850 - 1936)
Reinhold Richard Lemke (1878 - 1943)
Walter William Henry Lemke (1905 - 1967)*
Meta Marie Lemke Bohn (1907 - 1999)*
Reuben John Lemke (1910 - 1982)*
Irene Mae Lemke Swanson (1917 - 1989)*
Emma C. Straatman Niemeyer (1883 - 1957)*
Minnie Marie Straatman Lemke (1886 - 1969)
Ludwig Adolph Straatman (1886 - 1900)*
Plot: Block 8 Lot 33 Grave 2
Created by: Richard Bohn
Record added: Apr 17, 2011
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