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 Edwin Oscar “Pete” Schwemm

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Edwin Oscar “Pete” Schwemm

  • Birth 17 Dec 1896 Algonquin, McHenry County, Illinois, USA
  • Death 30 Mar 1975 Crystal Lake, McHenry County, Illinois, USA
  • Burial Woodstock, McHenry County, Illinois, USA
  • Memorial ID 126770765

Edwin O. (Pete) Schwemm, 78, 3620 E. Crystal Lake Avenue, Crystal Lake died Sunday, March 30 in the McHenry Hospital, the victim of an automobile accident.

He was born December 17, 1896 in Algonquin, the son of William and Sophia Demlow Schwemm.

He was a retired superintendent for the Commonwealth Edison Co. He was married to the late Rose Buhrmann.

His survivors include a son Warren of Monroe, Wis., a daughter, Mrs. Marlene Kaleioki of Hawaii; 3 grandchildren; 5 brothers - Raymond, Alvin, and Howard of Crystal Lake, Gordon of Delavan, Wis., and Leslie of Woodstock; and a sister, Esther Schwemm of Crystal Lake.

He was preceded in death by his wife Rose, his parents, a sister and 2 brothers.

Arrangements are incomplete at the Querhammer Funeral Home.

Crystal Lake Herald - March 31, 1975

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  • Maintained by: Pattie Schultz
  • Originally Created by: James Bellert
  • Added: 23 Mar 2014
  • Find A Grave Memorial 126770765
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Edwin Oscar “Pete” Schwemm (17 Dec 1896–30 Mar 1975), Find A Grave Memorial no. 126770765, citing McHenry County Memorial Park, Woodstock, McHenry County, Illinois, USA ; Maintained by Pattie Schultz (contributor 28076875) .