Katherine <I>Schwemmer</I> Becker

Katherine Schwemmer Becker

Birth
Russia
Death 2 Feb 1975 (aged 73)
Russell, Russell County, Kansas, USA
Burial Russell, Russell County, Kansas, USA
Memorial ID 85215815 · View Source
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Newspaper Clipping..................June 24, 1973.........Herbert and Katie Becker, observed their 50th anniversary on June 21, 1973....family dinner was held June 24, 1973. Mr. Becker was born in Russell Co. Mrs. Becker was born in Dreispitz, Russell; left in 1921; spent a year in Germany; and came to America in 1922. They married June 21, 1923 at Rush Center, with Rev. Walter W. Berg performing the ceremony. They lived 48 yrs on a farm six miles south of Russell on the Smoky River. They sold this in 1972 and bought a home at 1275 E. Seitz in Russell.
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RUSSELL - Katherine Becker, 73, died Sunday, February 2, 1975, in Russell Hospital. Born Katherine Schwemmer on March 12,1901, in Dreispitz, Russia; left in 1921; spent a year in Germany; and came to America in 1922. She married Herbert BECKER on June 21, 1923, in Rush Center. Was a member of the Methodist Church.

Survivors are: widower; sons: Eugene, Salina; Larry, Wilmington, Del; daughters: Mrs Loretta Campbell, Casper, Wy; Mrs Robert (Virginia) Klusener, Enid, Okla.; brother: Reinhardt Schwemmer, Milwaukee, Wis; sisters: Mrs Molly Steinle, Neillsville, Wis; Mrs Lydia Zinder, Milwaukee, Wis; 9 grandchildren; 4 great-grandchildren.

Funeral Wednesday at the church, Dr. Carl Eklund, and Rev. Richard Robbins. Burial in Russell City Cemetery. Pohlmans, in charge


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  • Created by: JLF
  • Added: 19 Feb 2012
  • Find A Grave Memorial 85215815
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Katherine Schwemmer Becker (12 Mar 1901–2 Feb 1975), Find A Grave Memorial no. 85215815, citing Russell City Cemetery, Russell, Russell County, Kansas, USA ; Maintained by JLF (contributor 47727694) .