Romilda <I>Lewin</I> Clefisch

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Romilda Lewin Clefisch

  • Birth 10 Dec 1922 Guttenberg, Clayton County, Iowa, USA
  • Death 16 Dec 2006 Moorhead, Clay County, Minnesota, USA
  • Burial Ceres, Clayton County, Iowa, USA
  • Memorial ID 83848501

Romilda Clefisch, 84, Eventide Lutheran Home, Moorhead, MN, died there on Saturday, December 16, 2006.

Romilda was born on December 10, 1922 near Guttenberg, Iowa, to Raymond and Martha (Schaub) Lewin.

She was baptized on February 4, 1923 at St. Peter's United Evangelical Lutheran Church, Ceres, Iowa and Confirmed on July 4, 1937 at St. Peter's Lutheran Church, Garnavillo, Iowa.

On February 14, 1942, she was united in marriage to Earl Clefisch at St. Peter's United Evangelical Lutheran Church, Ceres.

They made their home on a farm outside of Garber, Iowa until they moved to Waverly, Iowa in 1969. Romilda worked for the Maintenance Department of Wartburg College, Waverly, Iowa for twenty years. They moved to Minnesota in 2000 to be closer to family.

Romilda enjoyed her family, quilting, writing letters and cooking.

Romilda is survived by her husband, Earl; children: Lewin (Larrel), Moorhead, MN; daughters, Linda, Golden, CO, and Dixie (John) Thompson, Attica, KS; grandchildren Krystel (Christopher) Hyer, Cincinnati, OH, and Nathaniel, Erhard, MN, Chris (Mindy) Thompson, Eaton Rapids, MI, and Nancy (Gary) Coates, Bloomfield Hills, MI; and by great-grandchildren, Adarius, Haylee, Sophia and Madelyn, Ashley, Hope, Catherine and Matthew.

She was preceded in death by her parents, a brother Robert and a son David.

..Arrangements & Obituary: Wright Funeral Home, Moorhead, MN.

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  • Created by: H BRAUN
  • Added: 22 Jan 2012
  • Find A Grave Memorial 83848501
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Romilda Lewin Clefisch (10 Dec 1922–16 Dec 2006), Find A Grave Memorial no. 83848501, citing Pioneer Rock Cemetery, Ceres, Clayton County, Iowa, USA ; Maintained by H BRAUN (contributor 46848471) .