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Clara Schunneman died April 10, 1932 at the state hospital in Cherokee, IA and is buried
in Lakeview cemetery in Spirit Lake. She was the wife of William Schuneman who preceded
her in death. She was born August 24, 1862, England. (Informant was Cherokee State
hospital and I question the prt of her being born in England, I have to check that out
There were 2 girls born to Clara and William, one born 4 Aug 1893, Sprit Lake and the
other was born 14 Jan 1895 in Spirit Lake township. They didn't survive to
In the Obit I have for Cornelia it states she came to the Spirit Lake area as the wife of
Henry Schunneman. in the Lakeview cemetery she is buried between William W. Schuneman and
Geise Blackert. (So there is a discrepancy on the first name of the Schunneman husband).
I need to find the information on when Clara's husband died and then I will send this
to you at a later date. I will also keep on the lookout for the information you on who
the mother was of the Schunneman boys.
How are you related to the Schunnemans?