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 Karl August Ringwald

Karl August Ringwald

Chicago, Cook County, Illinois, USA
Death 18 Feb 1974 (aged 85)
Pentwater, Oceana County, Michigan, USA
Burial Pentwater, Oceana County, Michigan, USA
Memorial ID 100645617 · View Source
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Ludington Daily News
Wednesday, February 20, 1974

Karl A. Ringwald, 85, of Pentwater, died Monday at the home of his son, William Ringwald.

Karl Ringwald was born Nov. 25, 1888, in Chicago and was married to Elizabeth Ballentine on June 28, 1911, in Chicago. The couple came to Pentwater in 1914.

He was a member of the Centenary United Methodist Church in Pentwater. The Ringwalds established a residence in Pungarda, Fla., in 1967, returning to Pentwater where they spent the summers.

Surviving besides his wife are three sons, Carl of Chicago, Clarence of Hart and William of Pentwater; three daughters, Mrs. Elizabeth Roberts of Pungarda, Fla., Mrs. Florence Holmquist of Pentwater and Mrs. Nicholas (Elsie) Bies of Chicago; one sister Mrs. Elsie Swanson of Chicago; 28 grandchildren, 40 great-grandchildren; one great-great grandchild.

Funeral services will be held at 2pm Friday at the Centenary United Methodist Church with the Rev. Clyde Miller officiating.

Internment will be in North Weare Cemetery.

Arrangements are by Tate-Weaver Funeral Home of Pentwater.

The family requests that there be no flowers but donations may be made to the American Cancer Society.




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