KEMMING, Friedericka Christine Joachine
Mrs. Albert Huebner passed away at her home on North Twelfth street on Wednesday morning at 8:45, after an illness of some duration.
Friedericka Christine Joachine Kemming, daughter of Christoff Kemming and his wife, nee, Christine Berg, was born on November 22, 1869 in Chicago, Ill. At the age of eleven she came to Crawford County with her parents.
She was united in marriage with Albert Huebner on Dec. 3, 1899, making their home in Hanover township until 1915 when they retired to Denison.
Mrs. Huebner is survived by her husband, one daughter, Martha (Mrs. Leo Nahnsen) of near Schleswig; one sister, Mrs. Wm. Marquardt of Denison; and two brothers, Carl Kemming of Des Moines and L.W. Kemming of Los Angeles, Calif.; also two grandchildren, Reta and Gordon Nahnsen, other relatives and friends.
Funeral services will be held at Zion Lutheran Church on Sunday afternoon at two o'clock, with the Rev. C. W. Schmidt conducting the services. Interment will follow in the Hanover township cemetery. Pallbearers will be Claus Ullrich, A. A. Nahnsen, ?????.
Tuthill, Harry Lee
Father of Canton Woman Dies Tuesday in Bushnell Home
Bushnell, March 16-Harry Lee Tuthill, who died here at his home at 8:30 o’clock last evening, was a former resident of Ipava where he was born March 18, 1872, a son of Earl and Mary (McCaughey) Tuthill, deceased.
Funeral services will be held in the Kugler and Combs Funeral home here at 2 o’clock Friday afternoon and burial will be in Ipava cemetery.
Besides the widow two daughters are living. They are Mrs. Russell Klinedinst, Industry, and Mrs. Buena McCoy, Canton.
Canton Daily Ledger
March 15, 1949
KLUVER, Lillian Caroline
Schleswig Leader (Schleswig, Iowa) June 1939
Funeral services were held Thursday afternoon for Mrs. Gilbert Miller, who died Tuesday morning at the Henry Kluver farm east of Mapleton. Services were held at 1:00 o'clock at the home, and at 2:00 at the Frieden's church in Schleswig. Rev. A. F. Rinne was in charge. Burial was made in the Morgan Township cemetery.
Lillian Caroline Miller, nee Kluver, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Henry Kluver, was born February 12, 1921, in Charter Oak, Iowa and departed this life Tuesday morning at 5:55 a.m., at the home of her parents east of Mapleton. She had reached the age of 18 years, 3 months, and 24 days.
The babe born that morning also died.
As a child, she was baptized in the Christian faith. Last fall she was united in marriage to Gilbert Miller and since that time had lived near Mapleton.
Her death came as a severe shock to her family and many friends. Monday evening she was still about, and the family was unaware of her condition. All that medical skill could do was done, but with no avail. She was the only daughter, and will be greatly missed.
She leaves to mourn her untimely death, her husband, Gilbert Miller; her father and mother, and four brothers, Bernhard, Henry Jr., Marvin, and Roy, besides numerous relatives and friends.
KOCH, Selma Friedericke Ernestine
July 26, 2001 Schleswig Leader, Schleswig, Crawford County, Iowa:
Selma Friedericke Ernestine Fredericks was born August 15, 1908, the daughter of Paul and Marie Riessen Koch. She died Tuesday, July 3, 2001 at the Eventide Lutheran Home in Denison, Iowa, at the age of ninety-two. Selma was born on a farm in Grant Township, Ida Grove, Iowa. She was baptized in Christ on September 6, 1908 at Trinity Lutheran Church, Grant Township and later confirmed there on March 25, 1923. She received her education at Trinity Lutheran School in Grant Township. On September 27, 1942, Selma was united in marriage to Harry Fredericks at Trinity Lutheran Church, Grant Township, Ida Grove. The couple farmed in Grant Township until 1976, when they moved to Schleswig. Selma moved to Eventide Lutheran Home in Denison on June 22, 2001. Selma was a devoted member of Immanuel Lutheran Church in Schleswig and their Ladies Aid. She was a very loving and caring wife, mother, grandmother and great-grandmother. She was a God fearing woman who enjoyed reading her Bible. Selma also enjoyed walking and crocheting hangers for her grandchildren and great-grandchildren. Selma was preceded in death by her parents, her husband, Harry in 1987, six brothers, Rudie Koch and in infancy, Robert, Roland, Lester and twins, Marvin and Harvey Koch; seven sisters, Helen Sonksen, Doretta Fonken, Luella Robinson, Hedwig Abbe, Marjorie Germeroth, Malinda Koch and in infancy, Viola Koch; four brothers-in-law, John Fonken, Marvin Germeroth, Albert Abbe and Jack Sonksen; and two sisters-in-law, Henrietta Koch and Helen Koch. Survivors include one son, James Fredericks and his wife, Coleen of Ida Grove; five grandchildren, James Fredericks, Jr. and his wife, Mindie of Sioux City, Deborah Goedhart and her husband, Lou of Phoenix, Arizona, Diane Hemer and her husband, Dave of Arthur, Darla Coyle and her husband, Kayle of Storm Lake, Dennis Fredericks and his wife, Mary of Ida Grove; seven great-grandchildren, Dalton, Madison and Dylan Hemer, Kyle and Taya Coyle, Cody and Jordyn Fredericks; two brothers, Albrecht Koch of Denison and Donald Koch and his wife, Donna of Schleswig; one brother-in-law, Cleo "Bud" Robinson of Danbury, Iowa; many other relatives and friends. Funeral services were held at 10:30 a.m. Thursday, July 5, 2001 at the Immanuel Lutheran Church, Schleswig, Iowa. Rev. Merle Mahnken officiated the service and grave side rites held at the Morgan Cemetery in Schleswig. Marlene Hight provided the organ accompaniment for congregational hymns, "Christ the Lord Is Risen Today", "The Lord's My Shepherd, I'll Now Want" and "Savior, Again To Your Dear Name". Those serving as pallbearers were Donnie Paul Koch, David Bohlmann, Stan Fredericks, Roger Koch, Gary Koch and Larry Abbe. The family invited everyone in attendance at the service to join them in fellowship and lunch at the church, served by the Ladies Aid. The Huebner Funeral Home in Schleswig was in charge of arrangements.
Cebuhar, Madeline (Wright)
CANTON - Madeline I. Cebuhar, 76, of 785 N. Seventh Ave. died at 11:05 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 20, 2001, at Graham Hospital.
Born Jan. 29, 1925, in Beardstown to Samuel and Maude Goodin Wright, she married Tony Cebuhar on June 28, 1947, in Canton. He died Sept. 28, 1989. She also was preceded in death by one son, Steve; one daughter, Christina Cebuhar; and one brother. Surviving are two sons, Pat (and Susan) of Cuba and Jim (and Shelly) of Elmwood; one brother, Sam Wright of Canton; two sisters, Ruth White and Ruby Lehnhausen, both of Canton; and one grandson.
She had worked at Camp Ellis and Canton Manufacturing. She also had been a cafeteria worker for Canton School District 66. She was a member of St. Mary's Catholic Church in Canton.
A funeral Mass will be at 9 am. Monday at her church. The Rev. Arthur Meyer will officiate. Visitation will be from 5 to 7 p.m. Sunday at Oaks-Hines Funeral Home in Canton. Burial will be in St. Joseph Catholic Cemetery. Memorials may be made to her church.
Hold Funeral Today For John Crumley, 72
John Crumley, 72, of Rushville, died shortly after noon Monday in Culbertson Memorial hospital.
Funeral Services will be held at 2 p.m. today (Thursday) at the Free Methodist Church with the Rev. S. Lindh Young officiating and burial will be in Rushville cemetery. Funeral arrangements were in charge of the Worthington funeral home.
He is survived by his wife, Etta; five sons, Ralph of Canton; Kenneth, Paul, Herbert and John Jr., all of Rushville; two brothers, Homer of Peck, Kansas, and Frank of Topeka, Kansas.
Rushville Times 4/2/1959
CANTON - Kenneth Crumley, 77, of 815 S. First Ave. died at 3:10 p.m. Saturday at Methodist Medical Center, Peoria.
Born April 12, 1909, in Schuyler County to John and Lizzy Ashwood Crumley, he married Sara Davis Sept. 23, 1929, in Schuyler County. She survives.
Other survivors include three sons, Wayne A. of Canton, Phillip K. of East Peoria and John of Indianapolis; two daughters, Mrs. Mary Hamblin of Middletown, Iowa, and Mrs. Hazel Leedy of Neosho Falls, Kan.; 11 grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; and two step-grandchildren; and four brothers, Ralph of Monmouth, Paul of Washington, Herbert of Rushville and John of Beardstown. She was preceded in death by three grandchildren, two brothers and two sisters.
He was a farmer and retired from Peoria Blacktop in 1973.
Services will be at 11 a.m. Tuesday at the Free Methodist Church in Canton, the Rev. Kevin VanTine officiating. Visitation will be from 6 to 8 p.m. today at Murphy-Sedgwick Memorial Home. Burial will be in Greenwood Cemetery Memorials may be made to the Free Methodist Church.
Crumley, Lizzie Belle (Ashwood)
Mrs. John H. Crumley
Lizzie Belle Ashwood, daughter of John and Rose Ashwood, was born near Ray, December 29, 1879 and departed this life March 5, 1952 at her home in Rushville.
She was united in marriage to John H. Crumley December 25, 1902 at Ray, and to this union nine children were born, seven sons and two daughters. Two sons and the two daughters preceded her in death.
She leaves to mourn her death her husband and five sons, Ralph, of Canton, Kenneth of Neosho Falls, Kansas, Paul Herbert and John Jr. of Rushville, also 18 grandchildren, and four great grandchildren. Three brothers, Harry Ashwood of Muskogee, Oklahoma, Ned and John of Astoria, also survive.
Two brothers and one sister preceded her in death.
She was converted at the age of 16 and united with the Free Methodist church in Ray at the time of the organization of the church there, thus becoming a charter member of that society. She later united with the Church of the Nazarene, and was a faithful member attending regularly all the services while she was able.
Mrs. Crumley Was ill for almost a year having suffered from a stroke in March 1951and another in August of the same year, thus leaving her helpless.
Her mind was clear to the last; she remembered all the birthdays of her children, grandchildren, and great-grandchildren, sending each of them a card. She was indeed a patient sufferer, never complaining, but always cheerful and happy in her Lord.
Services were held Sunday at the Free Methodist, church with the Rev. C. H. Coates officiating. Burial was in Rushville cemetery.
Rushville Times 3/13/1952
Services Held For Paul Crumley
Services for Paul E. Crumley, 77, of Spring Creek Road, who died early Wednesday at Proctor Community Hospital, were held Friday morning, Aug. 31,1998, in Remmert Funeral Home, East Peoria. Graveside services were Friday afternoon in Rushville City Cemetery. Memorials may be made to the American Heart Association.
Mr. Crumley was a farmer in the Rushville area until 1959. He was born Dec. 30, 1910 at Ray, Schuyler County, the son of John and Lizzie Ashwood Crumley. He married Veda Bunch on May 28, 1930 at Winchester. Surviving are the widow; two children, Gene Crumley of East Peoria and Mrs. John (Margaret) Shaver of Macomb; three brothers, Ralph of Monmouth, Herbert of Rushville and John of Beardstown; five grandchildren and 10 great grandchildren. He was preceded in death by three brothers and two sisters.
He farmed in the Rushville area until 1959, when he moved to Arizona, where he worked in the copper mines until his retirement in 1976. He was a member of the Glenoak Christian Church of Peoria.
MONMOUTH - Ralph Isaac Crumley, 91, of Rural Free Delivery 4, Monmouth, died at 11:56 a.m. Tuesday (Jan. 10, 1995) at Community Memorial Hospital of Monmouth.
Born Oct. 30, 1903, at Ray, Ill., the son of John Herbert and Lizzie Belle (Ashwood) Crumley, he married Sarah Myrtle Dodds on Dec. 9, 1928, in Rushville. She survives. Other survivors include one son, Clyde R. Crumley of Morton; two daughters, Kathryn Rosa of Canton and Mildred Gooch of Knoxville, Tenn.; 17 grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; and one brother, Herbert Crumley of Rushville. He was preceded in death by one grandson, Bruce Howerter; four brothers; and two sisters.
Graveside services will be at 11 a.m. Friday at Messer Cemetery near Pleasantview, Ill., the Rev. Doug Habegger officiating. Visitation will be after 1 p.m. today at Turnbull Funeral Home in Monmouth. No family visitation hours are planned. A memorial fund is to be established at a later date.
Crumley, Sara (Davis)
CANTON - Sara S. Crumley, 84, of 815 S. First Ave. died at 1:55 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 3, 1996, at Proctor Hospital in Peoria.
Born Jan. 7, 1912, in Schuyler County to Enoch and Florence Simeral Davis, she married Kenneth Crumley on Sept. 23, 1929, in Schuyler County. He died Jan. 31, 1987. She also was preceded in death by three grandchildren, four brothers and two sisters.
Surviving are three sons, Wayne A. of Canton, Philip K. of East Peoria and John E. of Indianapolis; two daughters, Mary Hamblin of Lancaster, Mo., and Hazel Leedy of Neosho Falls, Kan.; 11 grandchildren; seven step-grandchildren; 17 great-grandchildren; two great-great-grandchildren; and one sister, Winona Bowen of Albuquerque, N.M.
She was a member of Free Methodist Church in Canton, where services will be at 11 a.m. Friday. The Rev. John Hubbs will officiate. Visitation will be from 6 to 8 tonight at Murphy-Sedgwick Memorial Home. Burial will be in Greenwood Cemetery. Memorials may be made to her church.
Canton Daily Ledger 9/5/1996