Minnie (Schwenke) Kallus - Obituary 1959

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Minnie (Schwenke) Kallus - Obituary 1959 - * * * MRS. ROBERT KALLUS SCHULENBURG— The many...
* * * MRS. ROBERT KALLUS SCHULENBURG— The many friends and relatives of Mrs. Robert Kallus were saddened by her sudden death Saturday morning, March 21 at the Youens Hospital in Weimar. Mrs. Kallus, age 58, was stricken suddenly late Friday night at their home. Mrs. Kallus, nee Minnie Schwenke, was born at Buckholts, Texas, the daughter of Mr. and O. B. Schwenke. Both her parents and an older-brother, Herman, preceded her in death. January 25, 1922 she was united in marriage to Robert Kallus and to this union was born a daughter, Dorothy Marie (Mrs. Vernon Blohm). Mr. and Mrs. Kallus made their home in Sugarland for fourteen years then returned to her former hometown, Schulenburg. A member of the St. Rose Catholic Church, Mrs. Kallus devoted much of her time to community activities until her health required her to conserve her energies. She was deeply warm and sympathetic helpmate to her husband who conducts the Schwenke-Baumgarten Funeral Home, Schulenburg and always found time to give thoughtful consideration to others. Mrs. Kallus had a particular affection for the community’s children and young people who found her an in spiring friend. Funeral services were held at 8:45 a.m. Tuesday, March 24 rom the Schwenke-Baumgarten Funeral Chapel with continued services at the St. Rose Catholic Church. Rev. Eustace Hermes officiated. Rev. Leo Goertz of Castroville, former pastor at St. Rose, recited the Rosary Monday evening and conducted the graveside services at the St. Rose Catholic Cemetery. Active pallbearers, who were lifelong friends of the deceased, were Oscar Wolters, I. W. Speckels, Otto Bohlmann, Myke Klein, Rudy Smrkovsky, Charles Guenther, Joe Kleckar, and Charles Matula. She is survived by her husband, Robert, a daughter and son-in-law, Mr. and Mrs. Vernon Blohm of Baytown, three grandchildren, Bobbie Sue, Peggy and Donna. until in in of | I

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  1. Shiner Gazette,
  2. 02 Apr 1959, Thu,
  3. Page 3

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