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Charles E. Lorentz
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Birth: May 23, 1909
Jackson County
Illinois, USA
Death: Nov. 8, 1988
Poplar Bluff
Butler County
Missouri, USA

Charles E. Lorentz, 79, of 1821 Thomas Street, died at 1:30 a.m. Tuesday in John J. Pershing V.A. Medical Center. He was retired government employee from the shipyards in Washington state.

He was born May 23, 1909, in Gorham, Illinois, and lived in Washington until 1957 when he moved to Butler County. He lived in Harviell and Poplar Bluff. Mr. Lorentz was of Baptist faith and an Army veteran of World War II. He was married to Margaret Shofield on January 21, 1984 in Poplar Bluff.

Survivors include two sons, John Lorentz of Saint Marys, Missouri, and Charles Lorentz of Colorado; five daughters, Sharon Casey of Cahokia, Illinois, and Mary, Anna, Geraldine and Charlene, last names and addresses unavaliable; one brother, Henry Lorentz of Lufkin, Texas; one sister Esther Hockersmith of Scott City; and several grandchildren.

Services will be at 2 p.m. Thursday in Fitch Funeral Home, with burial in Memorial Gardens Cemetery, with military rites by American Legion Memorial Post Number 630. Visitation begins at 7:00 p.m. tonight at the funeral home. 
 
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 Parents:
  John Draper Lorentz (1885 - 1927)
  Sarah Ann Mansker Lorentz (1891 - 1923)
 
 Spouses:
  Edna M. Warren Hernandez (1912 - 2005)
  Mayce N. (Norris) Lorentz (1916 - 1981)
 
 Children:
  Charlene L. Lorentz Chodos (1942 - 2005)*
 
 Siblings:
  Elizabeth M Smith (1907 - 1980)*
  Charles E. Lorentz (1909 - 1988)
  Mabel Marie Lorentz Asbury (1911 - 1973)*
  Esther V Lorentz Hockersmith (1913 - 1997)*
  Anna R Warren (1915 - 1986)**
  Henry Clabornd Lorentz (1919 - 1990)*
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Memorial Gardens Cemetery
Poplar Bluff
Butler County
Missouri, USA
 
Created by: Dorothy J. Shadwell Wh...
Record added: Jan 02, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 12849556
Charles E. Lorentz
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Merry Christmas, and Happy New Year.
- Dorothy J. Shadwell Wheatley
 Added: Dec. 6, 2010

-Anonymous
 Added: May. 30, 2010
MERRY CHRISTMAS AND HAPPY NEW YEAR
- DOROTHY
 Added: Dec. 23, 2009
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