Johnson Hindin Genealogy


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Oscar Ferdinan KLEMMER

Male 1901 - 1990


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  • Born  15 Jun 1901  Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender  Male 
    Buried  Mar 1990  St. Mary Cemetery, Bronson, Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Died  3 Mar 1990  Bronson, Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID  I217  Johnson Hindin Tree
    Last Modified  3 Sep 2018 

    Father  Johann KLEMMER,   b. 13 Jul 1858, St. Ingbert, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Mar 1946, Jeanette, Westmoreland Co., Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother  Philomena Marie SIMON or Semon,   b. 27 Sep 1857, Hanover, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Apr 1926, Sylvan Ave. North Braddock, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  1883 
    Family ID  F68  Group Sheet

    Family 1  Mary Frances KLAVINSKI,   b. 28 Feb 1899, Bronson, Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Jan 1971 
    Married  8 Jul 1929 
    Children 
     1. Carolyn Marie KLEMMER,   b. 10 Jan 1932,   d. 16 Jul 2016, Bradenton, Manatee Co., Florida Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. John KLEMMER,   b. Abt 1936
    Family ID  F2232  Group Sheet

    Family 2  Mary Frances MEYER 
    Married  16 Dec 1973 
    Family ID  F2233  Group Sheet

  • Notes 
    • According to his son, John, Oscar was a tool and die maker, and also owned and operated a store which primarily sold and repaired washing machines.

      The following obituary was published in the the "Sturgis Daily Journal, " which serves the St. Joseph County, Michigan area in March 1990:

      Oscar Fred KLEMMER, 88, 544 E. Chicago St., died March 3, 1990, at Carriage Inn Convalescent Center, Coldwater, following a three week illness.

      He was born June 15, 1901, in North Braddock, Pa., a son of John and Mary (SEAMAN) KLEMMER.

      On June 8, 1929, he married Mary Frances KLAVINSKI. She died Jan. 9, 1971. On Dec. 16, 1973, he married Mary Frances MEYER.

      He was a Bronson resident since 1931 and for 25 years, he was employed as a tool and die maker at Douglas Manufacturing Company. He retired in 1964. He was a member of St. Mary of the Assumption Catholic Church, Bronson, and the UAW Local 822 Retirees.

      Surviving are his wife; one daughter, Carolyn BELOTE, Quincy; one son, John KLEMMER, Evanston, Ill., one step-daughter, Mary Jane HEBERMEHL, Danville, Ill.; one step-son, Russell MEYER, Albin, Ind.; seven grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren; two sisters, Anna HINKEL, Jennette, Pa., and Louise SCHNAUBELT, Dale City, Va. He was preceded in death by two sisters and three brothers.

      Relatives and friends may call after 4:30 p.m. today at the Kolcz Funeral Home, Bronson, where the Vigil Service is at 7:30 p.m. today. Services are at 10 a.m. Tuesday at St. Mary of the Assumption Catholic Church. Burial will be in St. Mary Cemetery. Memorials may be directed to St. Mary’s School. Envelopes are available at the funeral home.

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      Information regarding the descendants of Oscar and Mary was obtained from their son, John Klemmer, in 2012. This source will not be repeated.