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 Gustav C. Gruemmer

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Gustav C. Gruemmer

Birth
Germany
Death
24 Jan 1937 (aged 72)
Scott County, Iowa, USA
Burial
Durant, Muscatine County, Iowa, USA
Plot
Range 11 Lot 18 Grave 10
Memorial ID
63819518 View Source

Gustav Gruemmer, 72, of Wilton, died Sunday, January 24, 1937, at his farm home in rural Scott County, following an illness of one year. Heart disease was the cause of death.

Funeral services will be 2:30 p.m., Tuesday, January 26, at Runge Mortuary chapel in Davenport. Burial will be in the Durant Cemetery, Durant, Iowa.

Gustav C. Gruemmer was born June 30, 1864, in Germany, the son of Marquis and Dorothea (Landschoff) Gruemmer. He along with his family, came to the United States and settled on a farm near Durant. He married Mary Thede on September 6, 1890. Together they farmed near Durant until 1910, when they moved to a farm near Wilton where they have since remained.

Surviving are his wife, Mary; one son, Clarence (Mary) Gruemmer of Wilton; two daughters, Augusta (Harry) Peterson of Wilton, and Dorothy (Reynolds) Dahms of Bennett; six grandchildren, six great-grandchildren; and one sister, Alvina (Henry) Flamboe of Holland, MI.

He was preceded in death by his parents, two sons, Walter and Orvan Gruemmer, two sons in infancy, one brother and one sister.

Davenport Democrat Leader, Jan 25, 1937

Gustav Gruemmer, 72, of Wilton, died Sunday, January 24, 1937, at his farm home in rural Scott County, following an illness of one year. Heart disease was the cause of death.

Funeral services will be 2:30 p.m., Tuesday, January 26, at Runge Mortuary chapel in Davenport. Burial will be in the Durant Cemetery, Durant, Iowa.

Gustav C. Gruemmer was born June 30, 1864, in Germany, the son of Marquis and Dorothea (Landschoff) Gruemmer. He along with his family, came to the United States and settled on a farm near Durant. He married Mary Thede on September 6, 1890. Together they farmed near Durant until 1910, when they moved to a farm near Wilton where they have since remained.

Surviving are his wife, Mary; one son, Clarence (Mary) Gruemmer of Wilton; two daughters, Augusta (Harry) Peterson of Wilton, and Dorothy (Reynolds) Dahms of Bennett; six grandchildren, six great-grandchildren; and one sister, Alvina (Henry) Flamboe of Holland, MI.

He was preceded in death by his parents, two sons, Walter and Orvan Gruemmer, two sons in infancy, one brother and one sister.

Davenport Democrat Leader, Jan 25, 1937


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