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GROENE, Catherine M.: Died 1985


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Date: 5/16/2022 at 21:23:14

**Handwritten: HE 4 Sep 1985 p. 15

Catherine M. Groene

WEST POINT - Catherine M. Groene, 88, Donnellson, died 1:40 a.m. Wednesday, Sept. 4, at Ft. Madison Community Hospital.

She was born May 15, 1897, at West Point to Conrad and Mary Neuweg Merschman. She married John J. Groene on May 15, 1923, at St. Mary Catholic Church, West Point; he died June 4, 1979. She was a member of St. John Church, Houghton.

Surviving: Four sons, Robert, Annandale, Va., John and Lester, both of Donnellson, and Delbert, Temple Terrace, Fla; three daughters, Mrs. William E. (Virginia) Schulte, Ft. Madison, Mrs. Wallace (Cecilia) Stotts, Birmingham, Mrs. Keith (Mary Joan) Beery, San Rafael, Calif.; 30 grandchildren; a brother, Henry Merschman, Donnellson; and a sister, Mrs. Eleanor Leveling, West Point.

Funeral: 10 a.m. Saturday, St. John Catholic Church, Houghton, the Rev. Robert Streigel; Calvary Cemetery, West Point. A rosary will be recited at 3 p.m. Friday and a Christian wake service will be held at 7:30 p.m. Friday, at Link Funeral Home, West Point. A memorial has been established for St. John church.

Source: "Scrapbook 1981 - 1985", Pg. 256,
Keosauqua Public Library, Keosauqua, Van Buren Co., IA


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