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 Helen Laverne <I>Brumm</I> Dressler

Helen Laverne Brumm Dressler

Geneseo, Henry County, Illinois, USA
Death 18 Jan 1974 (aged 58)
Chicago, Cook County, Illinois, USA
Burial Niles, Cook County, Illinois, USA
Memorial ID 100120362 · View Source
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Helen Dressler, born Helen Brumm, was the daughter of Oliver "Clayton" and Bertha Leota (Lett) Brumm. Born in Illinois, most of her youth was spent near Mediapolis, Iowa, on the family farm.

She married Rueben Henry Wuellner (1902-1970) in about 1943; they divorced before 10 years of marriage, after settling in Chicago. In 1968 she married Edgar Anton "Ed" Dressler (1916-1975).


The Hawk Eye, page 21, January 20, 1974; Burlington, Des Moines County, Iowa:

Mrs. Helen Dressler, 58, formerly of Burlington and Mediapolis, died in Chicago, Friday, January 18 (1974), in Wesley Memorial hospital.

She was born November 5, 1915, at Geneseo, Illinois, the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Clayton Brumm. In 1968, in Chicago, she married Edward Dressler.

Surviving: Two brothers, William Brumm, West Burlington, Dale Brumm, Sioux City; three sisters, Mrs. Dorothy Stodt, West Burlington, Mrs. Lorma Allen, Davenport, and Mrs. Kathleen Erickson, Michigan City, Indiana.

Funeral: Tuesday in Chicago.

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  • Created by: DW Brumm
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  • Find A Grave Memorial 100120362
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Helen Laverne Brumm Dressler (5 Nov 1915–18 Jan 1974), Find A Grave Memorial no. 100120362, citing Maryhill Catholic Cemetery & Mausoleum, Niles, Cook County, Illinois, USA ; Maintained by DW Brumm (contributor 47781608) .