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69. Raymond Henry KRUMWIEDE was born on 19 Aug 1898 in Buckley, Iroquois County, Illinois.50,186 He was employed owner of a tavern in in Buckley, Iroquois County, Illinois in 1938.187 He died on 28 Jul 1969 in Paxton, Ford County, Illinois.50,188

Buckley businessman succumbs
Ray H. Krumwiede, 75, a Buckley businessman and active member of the community, died Monday at 3:15 p.m. at the Paxton Community Hospital.
He was vice-president of the Buckley State Bank; secretary-treasurer of the Buckley Fire Protection District, a former member of the Buckley Lions club, active member of the St. John Lutheran Church and the Lutheran Layman's League. For many years he was catcher for the Buckley Dutch Masters.
Funeral services will be conducted at 2 p.m. Thursday at the St. John Lutheran Church, the Rev. Fred H. Stennfeld officiating. Burial will be in St. John cemetery, Buckley. Visitation will be Wednesday afternoon and evening at the Ford-Baier Funeral Home at Buckley.
Mr. Krumwiede was born August 19, 1898, at Buckley. He attended the St. John Lutheran school and Concordia Teachers college at River Forest. He spent his entire life in the Buckley community.
He was married to Gertrude Bartell, October 15, 1924 at the St. John Lutheran Church. Surviving in addition to his wife are three sons, Leroy of Sacramento, Cal., Loren of Phoenix, Ariz., and Lynn of Salina, Kan.; 10 grandchildren; three brothers, Edwin and Orlin of Buckley and Lawrence of Aurora; one sister, Mrs. Frances Steffey of Western Springs.

The Kankakee Journal added the following information on Aug 3, 1969:

Pallbearers were William Lammers, Leo Kaufmann, Rupert Weber, Otto Lustfeldt, Russell Plath and Arthur Weber.

He was buried on 31 Jul 1969 in St. John's Lutheran Cemetery, Buckley, Illinois.19,53 Section A, Row 1A, Plot 113

Raymond Henry KRUMWIEDE and Gertje Ida Wilhelmina (Gertie) BARTELL were married on 15 Oct 1924 in St. John's Lutheran Church (LCMS), Buckley, Illinois. Gertje Ida Wilhelmina (Gertie) BARTELL (daughter of Bartel (Barney) BARTELL and Gebke Reenstina DUITSMAN) was born on 6 Jun 1902 in Buckley, Iroquois County, Illinois.53,189,190 Gertrude's birth was actually registered with Iroquois County as "Gertie." The listing reads: BARTELL, Gertie | 6/6/02 | Buckley | Bartel | DUITSMAN, Gebke. However, since the Bartell family is from Ost Fresia, my guess is it should be Gertje and the transcriber mis-read it. This is further supported by the fact that her daughter-in-law reports her baptismal certificate to read "Gertche," which would be a phonetic spelling of Gertje if Pastor Braeunig had no idea how to spell the name. Being a Hanoverian, he might not. She died on 3 Feb 1991 in Sacramento, California.189,191

Gertrude Krumwiede
Funeral services for Gertrude Krumwiede of Sacramento, Calif., were Saturday, Feb. 9, at St. John's Lutheran church, Buckley. Rev. Gunard Heikkila officiated and burial was in the St. John cemetery. A former Buckley resident, she died at the home of her son with whom she resided the past five years. She was born June 6, 1902 in Buckley, the daughter of Barney and Gebke Duitsman Bartell. She married Raymond Krumwiede Oct. 15, 1924 in Buckley. He died July 27, 1969. She is survived by three sons, Roy, Sacramento; Loren, Phoenix, Ariz.; and Lynn, Salina, Kan.; 11 grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by two brothers, one sister and a granddaughter. Mrs. Krumwiede attended St. John's Lutheran school, Buckley. She was a member of St. John's Lutheran church and its Ladies Aid. She was a charter member of the Buckley American Legion Auxiliary. Memorials may be made to the donor's choice.

She was buried on 9 Feb 1991 in St. John's Lutheran Cemetery, Buckley, Illinois.19,53 Section A, Row 1A, Plot 113 She was also known as Gertrude. Raymond Henry KRUMWIEDE and Gertje Ida Wilhelmina (Gertie) BARTELL had the following children:

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LeRoy Ronald (Roy) KRUMWIEDE.

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Loren KRUMWIEDE.

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Lynn Bartel KRUMWIEDE.