Laura and Jake

John Henry


30. Laura Louise Elisabeth KRUMWIEDE was born on 6 Jan 1904 in Buckley, Iroquois County, Illinois. (6)(60) (Her birth was registered before she was named. The birth registry reads: KRUMWIEDE, female | 1/6/04 | Buckley | Henry Charley | SPREHE, Minna) She died on 20 May 1997 in Washington, Illinois.

The Journal-Star, Peoria, Illinois

Laura Walwer

Peoria - Laura L. Walwer, 93, formerly of North Missouri Avenue, died at 12:35 p.m. Tuesday, May 20, 1997, at Washington Christian Village in Washington.
Born Jan. 6, 1904, in Buckley to Henry C. and Minna Sprehe Krumwiede, she married Jake F. Walwer on Dec. 9, 1928, in Buckley. He died June 14, 1959, in Peoria.
Two sisters, two brothers, eight half brothers and sisters, and two grand-children also preceded her in death.
Surviving are two sons, Roland of Washington and John of Los Angeles; three brothers, George Krumwiede of Fort Wayne, Ind., Frederick Krumwiede of Buckley and Carl Krumwiede of Onarga; two sisters, Rosa Weber of Onarga and Hilda Ekhoff of Milford; two grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.
She was a member of Trinity Lutheran Church in Peoria and its Quilters Circle.
Services will be at 10 a.m. Saturday at Remmert Funeral Home, East Peoria. The Rev. Wayne Martin will officiate. Visitation will be one hour before services at the funeral home. Burial will be in Swan Lake Memory Gardens, Peoria.
Memorials may be made to her church or Washington Christian Village.

She was buried on 24 May 1997 in Swan Lake Memory Gardens, Peoria, Illinois. (61)

She was married to John Jacob WALWER on 9 Dec 1928.(6) John Jacob WALWER was born on 19 Feb 1904 in Ash Grove Twp., Iroqouis Co, Illinois.(6) He died on 14 Jun 1959 in Peoria, Illinois.(6) He was also known as Jake. He was buried in Swan Lake Memory Gardens, Peoria, Illinois. (62) Laura Louise Elisabeth KRUMWIEDE and John Jacob WALWER had the following children:

child+151 i. Roland WALWER.
child152 ii. John Henry WALWER was born 1934. (6)