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John Wesley Cremer
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Birth: Mar. 21, 1854
Kankakee County
Illinois, USA
Death: May, 1930
Kankakee
Kankakee County
Illinois, USA

Obituary
John W. Cremer of 380 North Sixth Avenue died at his residence Tuesday night*. The funeral will be held from the Phillips & Friday Funeral Home on Saturday at 2 pm, the Rev. David Creighton officiating. Mr. Cremer was born in Yellowhead Township on March 21, 1854, the son of Mr. and Mrs. Jeremiah Cremer. for 20 years he was in the employ of the New York Central Railroad in the water service department. for 10 years he was city engineer of Momence. He has been a resident of Kankakee 15 years. He is survived by his widow and one son, H. E. Cremer, who resides in Kankakee; two sisters, Mrs. Wallace Hess of Momence and Mrs. Ellen Ohm of Elmwood, NE; three brothers, Grant of Grant Park; Frank of West Frankfort, and Isaiah of Eagle, NE. The body will be at the Phillips & Friday Funeral Home until the time of the funeral. Mr. Cremer was a member of the Masonic Lodge in Momence, the Royal Arch Masons and the Knight Templar lodges in Kankakee and of the M.W.A. in Momence. The funeral services will be under the direction of the Masonic orders.
 
 
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 Parents:
  Jeremiah M. Cremer (1825 - 1898)
  Martha Jane Gamble Cremer (1829 - 1912)
 
 Spouse:
  Minnie Loraine Wheeler Cremer (1867 - 1945)
 
 Children:
  Herbert Ephraim Cremer (1900 - 1947)*
 
 Siblings:
  Elizabeth Ellen Cremer Ohm (1849 - 1940)*
  Isaiah Leonidas Cremer (1851 - 1933)*
  John Wesley Cremer (1854 - 1930)
  Sarah M. Cremer Hess (1856 - 1933)*
  Clarissa Anne Cremer Skiles (1858 - 1928)*
  Franklin Winfield Cremer (1861 - 1948)*
  Ulysses Grant Cremer (1863 - 1931)*
  Lillie May Cremer Shay (1866 - 1888)*
  Emma Helice Cremer Groff (1868 - 1905)*
  Lettie J. Cremer Wright (1871 - 1907)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Mound Grove Cemetery
Kankakee
Kankakee County
Illinois, USA
Plot: Sec 27 Lot 9
 
Maintained by: Michael Cremer
Originally Created by: Mary Schatz
Record added: May 23, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 70291716
John Wesley Cremer
Added by: Michael Cremer
 
John Wesley Cremer
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 Added: Oct. 11, 2011
 
 
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