Caroline Marie <I>Goos</I> Schmahl

Caroline Marie Goos Schmahl

Iowa, USA
Death 2 Mar 1980 (aged 82)
Clear Lake, Deuel County, South Dakota, USA
Burial Gary, Deuel County, South Dakota, USA
Memorial ID 27083831 · View Source
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Caroline Marie Schmahl
Mrs. Caroline M. Schmahl, age 82, a former resident of the Gary area, passed away on March 2, 1980 at the Deuel County Memorial Hospital in Clear Lake.
Mrs. Schmahl was born March 7, 1897 at Pauline, Iowa, a daughter of Mr. and Mrs. William Goos. She moved with her parents to the Gary community on March 10, 1903. She attended school at District No. 13, Antelope Valley Township. She was united in marriage February 21, 1923 to Herman F. Schmahl at Madison, MN. She and her husband farmed in the Gary vicinity until 1957 when they retired and moved into Gary. She continued to live in Gary until ill health caused her to move to the Good Samaritan Center in Clear Lake in June of 1974. Her husband, Herman, passed away in January of 1966.
She was a member of the First Evangelical Lutheran Church in Gary and was an active member of the Ladies Aid in her younger years. She was an active participant in several clubs in the Gary community. She enjoyed gardening, flowers, and handiwork crafts. She is survived by one son, Herman Jr. of Greeley, Colorado, two daughters, Mrs. Gilbert (Elnore) Frentz of Watertown and Mrs. Ralph (Joyce) Johnson of Clear Lake; 17 grandchildren and eight great grandchildren. Also surviving is one sister, Mrs. Evelyn Arneson of Eugene, Oregon and several nieces and nephews. In addition to her husband, she was preceded in death by her parents, one son, Forrest, two grandchildren, Keith Johnson and Deanna Schmahl, a sister, Lillian and a brother, Lewis.
Funeral services were held on March 5, 1980 at 2 pm from the First Evangelical Lutheran Church in Gary with Rev. Edgar Gieschen officiating. Paulbearers were Robert, Roger and Jerald Johnson, Curtiss and Carey Schmahl, Alan and Glenn Frentz and Wade Schmahl.
Submitted by Ray Wiese

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  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Caroline Marie Goos Schmahl (7 Mar 1897–2 Mar 1980), Find A Grave Memorial no. 27083831, citing Grandview Cemetery, Gary, Deuel County, South Dakota, USA ; Maintained by Roger Baer (contributor 46848553) .