Katie Kramer Jurgens -- 1964
Mrs. Katie Jurgens, 63, a former resident of the
Bethune community, died Saturday morning, Jan. 4, at the Memorial Hospital
at Sidney, Neb. She had been ill for several months.
Funeral services were held at 1:30 Tuesday, Jan.
7, at the Holy Trinity Lutheran Church. Rev. Henry Monuich
officiated at the services. Burial was in the Weyerts Church cemetery
beside her husband.
Katie Kramer was born Oct. 9, 1900, at Bethune, the
daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Frank Kramer. She grew to womanhood in that
community and was married May 11, 1923, at Bethune to Thomas Jurgens.
In 1934 the family moved to Sidney, Neb., where they
have resided since. She was preceded in death by her husband and
Survivors include two daughters, Mrs. Maxine Hume
of Peetz and Mrs. Bonita Hyatt of Sidney; four grandchildren; two sisters,
Mrs. Pauline Kloeckner of Burlington and Mrs. Amelia Stahlecker of Bethune;
two brothers, Bill of Bethune and Chris of Burlington; three half-sisters
and one half brother.
Those attending the funeral from Burlington were
Mr. and Mrs. Chris Kramer, Mr. and Mrs. William Kramer, Mrs. Pauline Kloeckner
and Dorene and Mr. and Mrs. Orvel Aeschlimann.