Mrs. Helen (Schwarze) Bohnhoff obit. Freeport Journal Standard 14 Mar 1967
Mrs. H. Bohnfioff STOCKTON - Mrs. Howard Howard (Helen) Bohnhoff died at 9 a.m. Monday in Freeport Memorial Memorial hospital where she had been a patient for two months. She was born April 4, 1900, in Stephenson County, the daughter of Henry and Martha (Steineke) Schwarze. Dec. 12, 1928, she married Howard Bohnhoff in Freeport. For two years they farmed near Schapville and then moved north of Stockton where they farmed until Mr. Bohnhoff's death March 29, 1956. She also was preceded in death by her parents and a sister. sister. Those who survive are two daughters, Mrs. Lauran (Verla) Rhyner of Stockton and Mrs. Gary (Eunice) Walters, Elizabeth, Elizabeth, four grandchildren, a sister, sister, Mrs. Margaret Sherer of Rockford and a brother, Arthur Schwarze of Freeport. She was a member of Christ Lutheran Church in Stockton where funeral service will be Thursday at 2 p.m. Rev. Harold L. Norheim will officiate. Burial will be in Ladies Union Cemetery. There will be visitation after 3 p.m. Wednesday until noon Thursday at Hermann Funeral Home and then at the church.