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Clara Marie Kann Burr
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Birth: Mar. 11, 1876
Clayton County
Iowa, USA
Death: Jan. 29, 1941
Clayton County
Iowa, USA

Guttenberg Press, IA, Thursday, January 30, 1941, P1

Mrs. Peter Burr Dies at Her Home Here This Wednesday Morning

Funeral services will be held on Friday at 9:00 a.m. from St. Mary's church for Mrs. Peter Burr, native of Jefferson township who died at 7:30 a.m. on Wednesday following an illness of several years. The services will be in charge of Rev. J. A. Dupont and burial will be in St. Mary's cemetery.

Born on Farm

Born March 11, 1877, Mrs. Burr was the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Frederick Kann. She was born on a farm in Jefferson township and had spent her entire life in this community. On February 8, 1899, she was married to Peter Burr and to this union were born five children of whom three survive.

Survivors include two daughters Mrs. Carl Berns of Elkader, Olive of Guttenberg and William of Guttenberg. Brothers and sisters surviving include Hubert Kann of Westwego, Louisiana; Gottfried Kann of Guttenberg, Henry Kann of Guttenberg, Mrs. Anna Powers of Guttenberg and Mrs. Mary Wulfekuhl of Guttenberg.

Grandchildren Survive

A number of grandchildren also survive including Marie, Elmer, Wilbert, Leona, Donald, Vera Mae and James Berns and Patrick Burr. Two children, Frederick and Marie, died in infancy.

Pallbearers for the services on Friday will be Herbert, Clarence, Raymond, William, Carl and Harold Kann.
Family links: 
  Frederich Kann (1829 - 1890)
  Anna Marie Frohn Kann (1841 - 1918)
  Peter P. Burr (1863 - 1925)
  Margaret A Burr Berns (1902 - 1954)*
  Olive Theresa Burr Streight (1912 - 1998)*
  Cecelia Kann Zapf (1859 - 1916)*
  Godfried Michael Kann (1870 - 1955)**
  Clara Marie Kann Burr (1876 - 1941)
  Edmund Kann (1878 - 1903)*
*Calculated relationship
Saint Marys Cemetery
Clayton County
Iowa, USA
Created by: Jane Marie Morrison
Record added: Apr 29, 2011
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Grandma and Grandpa, I am leaving some Texas Bluebonnets for you to enjoy. I know we never met but I guess I'll catch up to you in 40 or 50 years. your Grandson.
- Ronald L. Streight
 Added: Apr. 10, 2012

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