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Wilmer Earl Braatz

  • Birth 25 Jun 1912 Witoka, Winona County, Minnesota, USA
  • Death 22 Dec 1952 Winona, Winona County, Minnesota, USA
  • Burial Winona, Winona County, Minnesota, USA
  • Plot Group 5, Stone 68
  • Memorial ID 75581216

From the Winona Daily News dated December 23, 1952


Wilmer Braatz, 40, 367 High Forest Street, a butcher at Swift & Co., died Monday evening at the Winona General Hospital where he was taken by ambulance after suffering a heart attack.

He was born at Witoka on June 25, 1912, and is survived by his wife, Harriet, four children, James, Mary Ann, Judith and Carol, five brothers, Harold, Charles, Earl, Clarence and Robert, all of Winona and six sisters, Mrs. Roy (Margaret) Rose, Goodview; Mrs. Arthur (Dorothy) Klagge, Mrs. Frank (Helen) Kunda, Mrs. Arthur (Florence) Dionysius, Mrs. Eugene (Betty) Czaplewski, all of Winona and Mrs. Earl (Marian) Johnson of Rushford.

He was a member of the Holy Name Society of St. Stanislaus Church.

Funeral services will be held Friday at the Borzyskowski Mortuary at 8:30 a.m. and at St. Stanislaus Catholic Church at 9 a.m. The Rev. N. F. Grulkowski will be in charge. Burial will be in St. Mary's Cemetery.

Friends may call at the mortuary Wednesday evening after 7 p.m. and Thursday afternoon after 2 p.m. and Thursday evening. The rosary will be said on Wednesday at the mortuary at 7:30 p.m. Father Grulkowski will lead on Thursday evening with the Holy Name Society meeting at the mortuary at 7:30 p.m.





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  • Added: 27 Aug 2011
  • Find A Grave Memorial 75581216
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Wilmer Earl Braatz (25 Jun 1912–22 Dec 1952), Find A Grave Memorial no. 75581216, citing Saint Marys Cemetery, Winona, Winona County, Minnesota, USA ; Maintained by Braatr (contributor 47159838) .