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Andrew Theobald Dirr
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Birth: Nov. 30, 1872
Pleasant Bend
Henry County
Ohio, USA
Death: Mar. 5, 1941
Lake Odessa
Ionia County
Michigan, USA

Find A Grave contributor Don Kinzer Beaverton, OR

The parents of Andrew Theobald Dirr were Peter L. Dirr (#88668829) and Fannie (Bolley) Dirr (#88668873).

He married his first wife was Carolyn "Carrie" (Reahm) Dirr (#103083240) in 1893 and after her death in 1922, he married the widow Ella (Badger) Stockford (#103268479) who remarried Charles Leet after his death.

Daughter of Andrew and Carolyn (Reahm)Dirr

Name: Moneita Leola Rock FAG 1221982
Birth Date: 16 Dec 1906
Death Date: 12 Apr 1993
Gender: Female
Residence: Portland, Ionia, Michigan
Place of Death: Lansing, Ingham, Michigan
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The Ionia Daily Sentinel-Standard, Thursday, March 6, 1941

Andrew T. Dirr, 68, retired Lake Odessa farmer and business man, died at his home in the village Wednesday night after several weeks of illness. He was born at Pleasant Bend, Ohio November 30, 1873. He married Carolyn Reahm. Eight years later the family moved to Michigan and settled in Odessa township. Mrs. Dirr died in 1922 and soon after her death he sold the farm and moved into the village. For four years Dirr operated a grocery and meat market in the village. He had been retired since 1926. He later married Mrs. Ella Stockford. He was a member of the Lake Odessa First Congregational church.

Surviving are his wife; two daughters, Mrs. Wilma Deatsman of Lake Odessa and Mrs. Monica Rock of Portland; two step-children, Mrs. Dione Manley and Boyd Rockford of Lake Odessa; eight grandchildren and two step-grandchildren; two sisters, Mrs. Nellie King and Mrs. Elizabeth Beck of Defiance, Ohio, and two brothers, Peter Dirr of Napoleon, Ohio and Charles Dirr of Pleasant Bend, Ohio.

Funeral services will be held form the First Congregational church Saturday, March 8 at 2 p.m. Rev. E. E. Humphrey of Saranac will officiate, and he will be assisted by Rev. Frank Maxon of the Calvary United Brethren church at Lake Odessa. Interment will be held at Lakeside Cemetery.
 
 
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 Parents:
  Peter Dirr (1845 - 1932)
  Fannie Bolley Dirr (1846 - 1921)
 
 Spouses:
  Ella Stockford Leet (1873 - 1954)
  Carolyn C Reahm Dirr (1873 - 1922)*
 
 Children:
  Forrest A Dirr (1895 - 1921)*
  Wilma Dirr Deatsman (1898 - 1983)*
  Moneita Leola Dirr Rock (1906 - 1993)*
 
 Siblings:
  Elizabeth Catharine Dirr Beck (1870 - 1960)*
  Andrew Theobald Dirr (1872 - 1941)
  Peter William Dirr (1874 - 1955)*
  Dillie Herman (1875 - 1936)*
  Charles Frederick Dirr (1877 - 1954)*
  Nellie Eva Dirr King (1882 - 1950)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Lakeside Cemetery
Lake Odessa
Ionia County
Michigan, USA
Plot: 1034
 
Created by: Bonnie Hoy
Record added: Jul 14, 2011
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