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Greta Katherina Knüttel Schleicher

  • Birth 30 Jul 1899
  • Death 22 Feb 1973
  • Burial Fulda, Fuldaer Landkreis, Hessen, Germany
  • Memorial ID 18214802

Lina Katherina "Greta" Knuettel was born in Meinstein, Gersfeld, Hessen, Germany, July 30, 1899 the daughter of Johann Knuettel and Katharina Fisher.
She married Johann Karl Schleicher on August 22, 1921 in Gersfeld, Hessen, Germany. Together they had three children, Lina (my mother) Theodor and George Schleicher.
Grandma was a gentle, good hearted person. She worked hard raising her family.
During WWII she became infected with Hepatitis C, which never was treated correctly.
She raised us children while Mom and Dad worked fulltime.
She became very ill in 1972 from liver cirrosis which took her life in 1973.
She was and still is greadly missed to this day.


Burial Note: Buried next to Johann Karl Schleicher. Grave removed after 30 years p. German Custom.

Special thanks to: Carron B. for sponsoring my Grand-Mothers memorial.


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  • Created by: Carmen Mildenberger Adams
  • Added: 4 Mar 2007
  • Find A Grave Memorial 18214802
  • Carron B.
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Greta Katherina Knüttel Schleicher (30 Jul 1899–22 Feb 1973), Find A Grave Memorial no. 18214802, citing Stadt Friedhof Gersfeld, Fulda, Fuldaer Landkreis, Hessen, Germany ; Maintained by Carmen Mildenberger Adams (contributor 46823611) .