Obituary - Elizabeth Pruemer (1873)

Obituary - Elizabeth Pruemer (1873)


Mrs. Elizabeth Deters Dead Mrs. Elizabeth Deters, 78, died about 10:30 p.m. Sunday in her home in St. Francis Township, south of Teutopolis. Mrs. Deters, widow of the late Anton Deters, had been seriously ill for the past several weeks. Elizabeth Deters was born January 5, 1873, the daughter of the late Bernard and Elizabeth Schoenhoff Pruemer. On October 25, 1892 she was married to Anton Deters who preceeded her in death on July 29, 1947. The couple lived on their farm in St. Francis township their entire life. She was a member of the St. Ann's Sodality of St. Francis church and of the Third Order of St. Francis. She is survived by two sons, Henry and Albert, and one daughter, Emma Deters all of Teutopolis. Albert and family and Emma made their home with Mrs. Deters. She is also survived by 10 grandchildren and one brother, William Pruemer, Sr., of Teutopolis. Three children died in infancy. The body was taken to the Habing funeral home, where the rosary was recited at 7:30 Monday and Tuesday evenings. Funeral services were held at 9 a.m. Wednesday in St. Francis church. A requiem high mass was sung by Father Ralph Scherrer, O.F.M. assistant pastor. Pallbearers were Ed Kemme, Henry Zerrusen, Herman Kremer, Joe Pals, Albert Lau and Lawrence Wernsing. Flower carriers were grandchildren of the deceased namely, Eileen, Pauletta, Dolores, Donald and Arthur Deters. CARD OF THANKS We wish to express our sincere thanks to Father Salvator Wegemer, O.F.M., Father Ralph Scherrer, O.F.M., Dr. H. B. Runde, the pallbearers, donors of spiritual and floral offerings, neighbors, relatives and friends and all who assisted in any way during the illness and after the death of our dear mother, Mrs. Elizabeth Deters. THE CHILDREN Burial was in St. Francis cemetery.


The Teutopolis Press. Thursday, February 15, 1951. A microfilm copy can be found in the Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library in Springfield, IL.

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Given names Surname Sosa Birth Place Death Age Place Last change
Henry W Deters
May 17, 1901
120 Teutopolis, IL, US
6 March 16, 1969
52 67 Teutopolis, IL, US
Sunday, December 21, 2014 7:04 PM
Emma Deters
0 Sunday, December 21, 2014 7:05 PM
Albert Deters
0 after 1969
52 Sunday, August 16, 2020 8:10 AM
John Deters
0 before 1947
74 Saturday, November 29, 2014 11:32 PM
Edward Deters
0 before 1947
74 Saturday, November 29, 2014 11:30 PM
Clara Deters
0 before 1947
74 Saturday, November 29, 2014 11:33 PM
William G Pruemer
0 Friday, December 26, 2014 2:05 AM
Anton Gerhard Deters
March 17, 1866
155 St. Francis Township, Effingham Co., IL, US
6 July 29, 1947
74 81 St. Francis Township, Effingham Co., IL, US
Wednesday, December 24, 2014 9:49 PM
Elizabeth Gertrude Pruemer
January 5, 1873
148 Teutopolis, IL, US
6 February 11, 1951
70 78 St. Francis Township, Effingham Co., IL, US
Sunday, November 23, 2014 3:36 PM
Given names Surname Age Given names Surname Age Marriage Place Last change
Anton Gerhard Deters
26 Elizabeth Gertrude Pruemer
19 128 Teutopolis, IL, US
6 Sunday, November 23, 2014 6:16 PM
John Bernard Pruemer
27 Elizabeth Kathryn Schoenhoff
29 150 St. Francis Church, Teutopolis, IL, US
6 Wednesday, December 31, 2014 2:46 AM
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