|Birth: ||Dec. 12, 1913|
|Death: ||Feb. 7, 2011|
STERLING – Clara E. Brauer, 97, of Sterling, died Monday, Feb. 7, 2011, at Avonlea Cottage, Sterling.
She was born Dec. 12, 1913, the daughter of Charles and Rose (Sautter) Hamiel. She married Edward Frank Brauer on Jan. 1, 1939, in Downers Grove. He preceded her in death on Nov. 13, 2000. Mrs. Brauer was an elementary school teacher, having taught at Gap Grove and Jordan School, then at Wallace School, Sterling. She attended First Baptist Church of Sterling.
Surviving are her daughter, Patricia Whittenberger of Cedar Rapids, Iowa; her son, Charles Brauer of Dixon; two sisters, Lillian Pantazopolus of Midland, Mich., and Ruth (Bill) Downs of Sherrill, Iowa; one brother, Elmer (Muriel) Hamiel of Manistique, Mich.; five grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren.
Memorial service will be at 11 a.m. Tuesday at First Baptist Church of Sterling with the Rev. John Kermott officiating. A gathering of friends and family will be from 10 to 11 a.m. Tuesday at the church. Arrangements were completed by McDonald Funeral Home, Sterling.
A memorial has been established to KSB Hospice.
Edward Frank Brauer (1916 - 2000)*
Oak Knoll Memorial Park Cemetery
Created by: LOU member #47653322
Record added: Nov 26, 2011
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