316. Arlon J
KRUMWIEDE was born on 10 May 1922 in Buckley, Iroquois County, Illinois.50,53
He graduated in 1941 from Buckley Community High School, Buckley, Illinois.476 He died on 24 Apr 1987 in Kankakee,
" At the annual Buckley Alumni reunion held earlier this summer, marking
the 55th anniversary of their graduation, class members noted only two of their
number were known to have passed away.
"They are Arlon Krumwiede and Raymond Reineke. A third member of the
final class to complete their high school careers prior to World War II, Wayne
Lustfeldt, is "missing in action," as neither fellow grads nor members
of his family have been able to locate him in recent years."
Arlon J. Krumwiede, 64, Bradley, died Friday afternoon (April 24, 1987) at St.
Mary's Hospital following an extended illness.
Visitation for Mr. Krumwiede will be held from 2-9 p.m. Monday at the Clancy
Funeral Home in Bourbonnais, where the Bradley American Legion post will conduct
military rites at 7 p.m.
Services will be held at 10 a.m. Tuesday at St. Paul Lutheran Church, Kankakee.
The Rev. Neil Bockelmann will officiate and burial will be at St. Johns Cemetery
Mr. Krumwiede was born May 10, 1922, at Buckley to Alvin and Cathalena Rust Krumwiede.
He was married Oct. 5, 1947 at Paxton to Velma Edmonds, who died Feb. 5, 1968.
He was then married in Kankakee Aug. 30, 1969 to Bernadette Ruder Hayes, who
Also surviving are three sons, Larry of Mesa, Ariz., Joe of Bourbonnais and Gary
of San Diego, Calif.; a daughter Janice Webster of Bourbonnais; nine grandchildren
and one great-grandchild; a stepson, John Hayes of Mount Airy, Md.; a step-daughter,
Carol Ann Hayes of Watseka; three step-grandchildren; and a brother, Armin Krumwiede
Mr. Krumwiede was a member of St. Paul Lutheran Church of Kankakee.
A World War II veteran, he was a member of American Legion Post 766 of Bradley.
A 38-year employee of Mobil Chemical Co. (now Valspar Corp.) before retiring,
Mr. Krumwiede was a member of United Steel Workers Local 14728.
He was buried about 27 Apr 1987 in St. John's Lutheran Cemetery, Buckley, Illinois.19 Section C, Row 10, Plot 10. "Tec
5 US Army WWII" (Photo appears: The (Paxton) Record, Vol 131 No 35 Aug.
28, 1996. Buckley Community High School Class of 1941 composite photo.)
J KRUMWIEDE and Velma EDMONDS were married on 5 Oct 1947 in Paxton, Ford County,
EDMONDS died on 5 Feb 1968.81
Arlon J KRUMWIEDE and Velma EDMONDS had the following children: