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Thelma Josephine Van Scoyk Kronewitter
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Birth: May 31, 1916
Miami County
Indiana, USA
Death: Jun. 20, 1989
St. Joseph County
Indiana, USA

South Bend Tribune, Wednesday, June 21, 1989 page B6

Services for Thelma J. Kronewitter, 73, of 13651 E. Seventh St., who died Tuesday morning in Countryside Place of Mishawaka, will be at 1 p.m. Friday in Chapel Hill Funeral Home, Osceola. Burial will be in Chapel Hill Memorial Gardens, Osceola. Friends may call from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday in the funeral home.
Mrs. Kronewitter retired from Uniroyal in 1977 after 38 years. She was born May 31, 1916, in Peru, Ind., having moved to Mishawaka in 1923. On July 23, 1945, in St. Louis, as Thelma VanScoyk, she married Harold F. Kronewitter. He survives along with a daughter, Bobbie Turley of Mishawaka; two sons, Marvin E. of Los Angeles and Marion L. of Chicago; 10 grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; and two great-great-grandchildren; a sister, Pauline Glassburn of Roseland; and four brothers, Edward and Wayne, both of South Bend, John of Edwardsburg and Robert VanScoyk of Jacksonville, Fla. Mrs. Kronewitter was past Indiana commander of the Disabled American Veterans Auxiliary and past commander of Chapter 19 Elkhart American Veterans Auxiliary. She was a member of the Veterans of Foreign Wars Auxiliary 88 of Elkhart and Daughters of American Revolution. 
Family links: 
  John D Van Scoyk (1890 - 1979)
  Gertrude Pearl Stettler Van Scoyk (1895 - 1969)
  Clifton William Benedict (1912 - 1962)*
  Harold Fred Kronewitter (1918 - 1996)*
  Thelma Josephine Van Scoyk Kronewitter (1916 - 1989)
  Harry E Van Scoyk (1920 - 1990)*
  Florence Lucille Van Scoyk (1925 - 1928)*
  Robert Foster Van Scoyk (1927 - 1993)*
  Treva Pauline Van Scoyk Glassburn (1929 - 2005)*
*Calculated relationship
Note: Barbara Lucille's mother and step-father (father-Clifton Benedict)
Chapel Hill Memorial Gardens
St. Joseph County
Indiana, USA
Created by: Cindi
Record added: Jun 19, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 19987267
Thelma Josephine <i>Van Scoyk</i> Kronewitter
Added by: Cindi
Thelma Josephine <i>Van Scoyk</i> Kronewitter
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- Deborah Sigrist
 Added: Dec. 20, 2011
I still have the pin that looks just like this photo, that you use to wear when you were involved with the DAV. I proudly think of you whenever I see it! I miss you Grandma!!
- Cindi
 Added: Sep. 16, 2008

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