Begin New Search
Refine Last Search
Cemetery Lookup
Add Burial Records
Help with Find A Grave

Find all Stohrs in:
 • Elmwood Cemetery
 • Waterloo
 • Black Hawk County
 • Iowa
 • Find A Grave

Top Contributors
Success Stories
Community Forums
Find A Grave Store

Log In
Sponsor This Memorial! Advertisement
Benjamin J Stohr
Learn about sponsoring this memorial...
Birth: Nov. 20, 1883
Hardin County
Iowa, USA
Death: Aug. 7, 1972
Black Hawk County
Iowa, USA

1925 Black Hawk County Census lists the following children: Bertha, Marjorie, Charles, Harold, Delores, Betty.
Waterloo Courier dated Aug 8, 1972:
Benjamin J. Stohr
Funeral services will be at 1 p.m. Wednesday at the Parrott & Wood Funeral home for Benjamin J. Stohr, 88, who died of complications of age at 4:20 a.m. Monday at the Woodlawn Convalescent Home.
Dr. Milton Green, pastor of First United Methodist Church, will officiate. Burial will be in Elmwood Cemetery.
He was born Nov. 20, 1883 at Ackley, the son of John and Bertha Barger Stohr. He married Edna Slusser on March 16, 1905, in Des Moines. They lived in Waterloo for 54 years.
Mr. Stohr was a retired employee of the Illinois Central Railroad, having worked as a clerk. He was a member of the Eagles Lodge and the Brotherhood of Railway Clerks.
Survivors include a son, Harold; five daughters, Mrs. Helen Butterfield, Mrs. Bertha Schaefer; Mrs. Marjorie Wetherell; Mrs. Dolores Fisher; and Mrs. Betty Balabon; one brother of; two sisters, Mrs. Taldine Thies; Mrs. Mayme Pohlman; 24 grandchildren; 46 great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his parents, wife, three sons, one daughter; three sisters and one brother. 
Family links: 
  Johannes Stoehr (1850 - 1922)
  Brechte Lina Barger Stoehr (1851 - 1924)
  Edna Bernice Slusser Stohr (1883 - 1971)
  Helen Faye Stohr Butterfield (1906 - 1977)*
  John B. Stoehr (1907 - 1930)*
  John Stohr (1907 - 1930)*
  Bertha E Stohr Schaefer (1908 - 1984)*
  Marjorie Wetherell (1911 - 1982)*
  Charles D Stoehr (1912 - 1970)*
  Harold Claire Stohr (1917 - 1996)*
  Delores Genevive Stohr Fisher (1918 - ____)*
  Betty Jeanne Stohr Balabon (1923 - ____)*
  Herman Stoehr (1876 - 1941)*
  Hannah Stoehr Sauter (1880 - 1968)*
  Benjamin J Stohr (1883 - 1972)
  Martha Marie Stoehr Pohlman (1894 - 1982)*
  Taldine Wilamenia Stoehr Thies (1896 - 1986)*
*Calculated relationship
Elmwood Cemetery
Black Hawk County
Iowa, USA
Created by: Hiesela
Record added: Mar 31, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 18700860
Benjamin J Stohr
Added by: Couple of Gravers
Benjamin J Stohr
Added by: Couple of Gravers
Benjamin J Stohr
Cemetery Photo
Added by: Couple of Gravers
Photos may be scaled.
Click on image for full size.


Privacy Statement and Terms of Service