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Leona Sophia Schnurrer

Leona Sophia Schnurrer

Female 1920 - 2014  (94 years)

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  • Name Leona Sophia Schnurrer 
    Born 7 Aug 1920  Pierz, Morrison, Minnesota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    • Schmirer, Leona
      Date of Birth: 08/06/1920
      Mother Maiden Name: Otremba
      certid# 1920-19788
      County of Birth: Morrison
    Schnurrer, Leona Birth Certificate (Schnurer)
    Schnurrer, Leona Birth Certificate (Schnurer)
    Gender Female 
    Census 18 Apr 1930  Agram Twp, Morrison, Minnesota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    1930 US Federal 
    • In the Mat Schnurer household. Enumerated were Mat age 53; Mary (wife) age 43; Frank (son) age 21; Adeline (daughter) age 19; William (son) age 18; Irne (daughter) age 16; Florence (daughter) age 15; Reharlda (son) age 13; Celicia (daughter) age 12; Leona (daughter) age 9; Elenor (daughter) age 8.
    Census 10 Apr 1940  Agram Twp, Morrison, Minnesota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    1940 US Federal 
    • in the Math Schinurer household (owned worth $1000) Enumerated were MATH head male white 62 married completed grade 8 born in Austria naturalized citizen lived in same house in 1935 farmer / REINHARD son male white 23 single completed grade 8 born in MN lived in same house in 1935 farm laborer / LEONA daughter female white 19 single completed grade 8 born in MN lived in same house in 1935
    Died 17 Nov 2014  Watkins, Meeker, Minnesota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Obituary 18 Nov 2014  St. Cloud, Sherburne, Minnesota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    St. Cloud Times 

    • Leona Johnson
      Obituary

      Leona S. Johnson, 94

      St. Cloud

      Aug. 6, 1920-Nov. 17, 2014

      Mass of Christian Burial will be 11:00AM Friday, November 21, 2014 at St. Anthony's Catholic Church in St. Cloud for Leona Johnson, 94 of St. Cloud who passed away Monday at the Hilltop Care Center in Watkins. The Rev. Tim Gapinski will officiate. Private burial will be at a later date at the Minnesota State Veterans Cemetery near Little Falls. Friends and relatives may call from 10-11AM on Friday at the church in St. Cloud. Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to the Williams Dingmann Family Funeral Home in St. Cloud.

      Leona was born in Pierz to Mathew & Mary (Otremba) Schnurrer. She married Robert "Mainey" Johnson on June 18, 1946 at St. Mary's Catholic Church in Sleepy Eye. Prior to moving to St. Cloud Leona and Robert lived in Morgan and Sauk Centre. Leona retired from Walgreen's Drug Store. She is a member of St. Anthony's Catholic Church in St. Cloud, Waite Park American Legion Post #428 Auxiliary, St. Cloud VFW Post # 428 Auxiliary, 40 and 8 and the Cooties. She volunteered at the St. Cloud VA Medical Center. Leona loved being around family and friends. She enjoyed going out dancing with Mainey. She was an absolute wonderful cook and baker as well as being a clean and organized homemaker.

      Survivors include her husband Robert of St. Cloud; daughter, Janet (Dan Hinrichs) Johnson of Maple Lake; grandson, Scott Johnson, great grandchildren, Christian and Olivia.

      She was preceded in death by her parents, 5 sisters and 4 brothers.

      Memorials are preferred.
    Buried Minnesota State Veterans Cemetery, Little Falls, Morrison, Minnesota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I367  Brendas Branches
    Last Modified 26 Feb 2015 

    Father Mathias Schnurer,   b. 30 Jun 1877, Kleingopfritz, Zwettl, Niederosterreich, Austria Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Jul 1957, Anoka State Hospital, Anoka, Anoka, Minnesota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years) 
    Mother Mary Josephine Otremba,   b. 8 Apr 1887, Pierz, Morrison, Minnesota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Aug 1933, Agram Twp, Morrison, Minnesota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 46 years) 
    Married 25 Jun 1907  Pierz, Morrison, Minnesota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    • Morrison County, MN Marriage Book H Page 419
      State of Minnesota, County of Morrison, ss, I Mathias Schnurer of the County of Morrison State of Minnesota desiring to procure a License to be joined in Marriage unto Mary Otremba do declare upon oath as follows: That I am of full age of twenty-one years. That the said Mary Otremba is of the full age of *eighteen years, and a resident of the County of Morrison, of the State of Minnesota. That I have no living wife. That I have not been divorced within the six months last past. That I am not epileptic, imbecile, feeble minded, nor afflicted with insanity. That the said Mary Otremba has no living husband, has not been divorced with the six months past, and is not epilieptic, imbecile, feeble minded, nor afflicted with insanity. Signed Math Schnurer (his actural signiture) Subscribed and sworn to before me, this 3d day of June 1907. ______ Clerk of District Court

      State of Minnesota, County of Morrison, ss. In District Court. To ANY PERSON LAWFULLY AUTHORIZED TO SOLEMNIZE MARRIAGES WITHIN SAID STATE; KNOW YE, That license is hereby granted to join together as husband and wife Math Schnurer of the County of Morrison and State of Minnesota and Mary Otremba of the County of Morrison and State of Minnesota, being satisfied by the Oath of said Math Schnurer that there is no legal impediment thereto. THEREFORE, This shall be your sufficient authority for solemnizing the marriage of said parties, and making return thereof as provided by law. IN TESTIMONY WHEREOF, I have herunto set my hand and affixed the seal of said District Court at Little FAlls, in said County this 3d day of June 1907. S.P. Brick Clerk. By __ Deputy.

      State of Minnesota, County of Morrison, ss. I hereby certify that on the 25th day of June in the year of our Lord one thousand nine hundred seven at Pierz in said County, I, the undersigned, a Catholic Priest did join in the holy bonds of Matrimony, according to the laws of this State, Mathias Schnurer of the County of Morrison and State of Minnesota and Mary Otremba fo the County of Morrison and State of Minnesota, in presence of August Otremba and Anna Nimsch Witnesses. Rev. I.G. Steigler. A copy of my credentials of ordination is recorded in the Clerk's Office of the District Court for the County of Stearns, State of Minnesota. (No Filing Date) I.G.Steigler.

      Little Falls Herald 28 June 1907
      Pierz (June 25)
      "A very pretty wedding ceremony took place Tuesday last when Math Schnurer and Mary Otremba were married in Pierz, Rev. J.G. Stiegler officiating. After church the party went to the bride's home in Agram where a dinner awaited them. Many friends and relatives were in attendance and all had a good time.
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    Family ID F51  Group Sheet

    Family Robert Germaine Johnson 
    Children 
    +1. Janet Mary Johnson
    Last Modified 26 Feb 2015 
    Family ID F153  Group Sheet