14 August 2012

Tombstone Tuesday - John G. Krugman

                                                  JOHN G. KRUGMAN

  John G. Krugman, 73,  315 Eleventh Street, died at 5:15 this morning at the home of his daughter, Mrs. Herbert Facker[sic], R.D. No. 3, New London, Ohio.  His wife, the late Anna D. Krugman died in 1933.

  Mr. Krugman was born in Germany October 21, 1865, but had lived in Elyria nearly all his life.

  He is survived by three sons, Elmer J., Henry F. of Elyria and Paul L., of Pontiac, Michigan; three daughters, Mrs. Walter Schmidkons, Mrs. Everett Moulder both of Elyria and Mrs. Wacker of New London; twenty three grandchildren; two brothers, Gust and Louis Krugman of Elyria and a sister Mrs. William Ward of Lorain.

  Funeral services will be held Saturday afternoon at 2:00  from the Sudro-Curtis Funeral Home.  Burial will be made in Ridgelawn Cemetery.

**Source: Chronicle Telegram (Elyria, Ohio), Thursday, 29 JUN 1939, Pg. 2
**Headstone photo taken by Mark & Karen Krugman 1995

2 comments:

Midge Frazel said...

I think you mean 1865 not 1965. I am glad to see he wasn't that old.

Karen Krugman said...

Thanks Midge! Glad one of us was paying attention ....lol