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Lydia Poertner Krueger
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Birth: Aug. 23, 1877
Saint Louis
St. Louis City
Missouri, USA
Death: Nov. 1, 1953
Des Peres
St. Louis County
Missouri, USA

Lydia was the daughter of Henry W. Poertner, Sr. and Louisa Lamping. Henry and Louisa were married on 16 Mar 1875. He was the postmaster in Hollow, Missouri and was a merchant in a general store.

Henry married Lydia's step-mother, Rosa Mae "Rosina" Nitz, on 27 Sep 1879. Lydia was 2-years-old at that time. Rose was the mother of Lydia's 9 half-brothers and half-sisters.

Lydia married Herman Krueger around 1900. They were the parents of 4 children.

Lydia died 4 days after suffering a coronary thrombosis. At the time of her death, she was 76 years, 2 months and 8 days old. She was survived by her husband, Herman.

She was buried on 04 Nov 1953. Herman passed away in 1965 and was buried next to her.

Lydia's half-brothers and half-sisters:
Henry William Poertner, Jr.
Rosina "Clara" Poertner Klump
Wilhelmine Louise Poertner Bartold
Infant Girl Poertner
Walter A. Poertner
Sosphia Poertner Krueger
Anna Pauline Poertner
Edward Davit Poertner
Alfred T. Poertner


*Note: Lydia's birth date on this memorial was taken from her Missouri death certificate. Her mother's death date of 02 Jan 1876 means that either Lydia's death certificate is incorrect or the death date of her mother on Find A Grave is incorrect. Census records suggest that Lydia may have been born slightly earlier than 1877.
Family links: 
  Henry Poertner (1851 - 1941)
  Louisa Lamping Poertner (____ - 1876)
  Herman Krueger (1872 - 1965)
Saint Paul's Lutheran Cemetery
Des Peres
St. Louis County
Missouri, USA
Plot: AC, 29C SH - 2
Created by: Lynn
Record added: Sep 01, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 41429047
Lydia <i>Poertner</i> Krueger
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