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 John Theodore Graeter

John Theodore Graeter

Birth
York, York County, Pennsylvania, USA
Death 25 Nov 1941 (aged 61)
Lancaster, Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, USA
Burial Lancaster, Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, USA
Plot Memorial section, lot 127, grave 1
Memorial ID 100334198 · View Source
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John T. Graeter 61, 219 S. Queen St. died at 5 p.m. Thursday at his home following an illness of five years. Mr. Graeter was employed by the American Railway Express Company in this city for many years and later was proprietor of "Weber in the Woods" for some time. There survives his wife, Laura E. Liller Graeter, and these children; Mildred M. at home, Ruth wife of Enos Kreider, Lancaster, Dorothy wife of Jack Haas, Manheim, John at home, Pauline wife of Lothar Thieme, Magdeburg, Germany. A brother, Charles, Lancaster, and three sisters. Mrs. W.G. Bartsch, and Miss Kathryn Graeter, Lancaster. Mrs. Henry E. Miller, Willow Street and Mrs. Christ (Grooms ?). Six grandchildren.

Daughter Pauline wife of Lothar Thieme, died in a bombing while living in Germany during WWII

John's parents were Charles and Maria (Rothfus) Graeter. They immigrated to York where John was born. Charles was a brewmaster at the York Brewery. The family then moved to Lancaster, where Charles work at either Haefner Brewery on Locust Street or at Springer Brewery. They lived on Chester Street, and attended St. Stevens Lutheran Church at the corner of Duke and Church Streets. Charles and Maria had the following children; John Theodore, Charles, Katherine, Louise, Mary, Anna, and Fred.


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  • Created by: susanrkh
  • Added: 7 Nov 2012
  • Find A Grave Memorial 100334198
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for John Theodore Graeter (1 Oct 1880–25 Nov 1941), Find A Grave Memorial no. 100334198, citing Riverview Burial Park, Lancaster, Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, USA ; Maintained by susanrkh (contributor 46967487) .