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Howard Martin Schwerdtfeger

April 3, 1951 November 11, 2022
Howard Martin Schwerdtfeger
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Obituary for Howard Martin Schwerdtfeger

Howard Martin Schwerdtfeger was born into the Christian family one of 3 siblings to Elmer and Paula Schwerdtfeger. He was born on April 3,1951 in the Mark Greer Hospital, Vandalia, Illinois. Howard attended the Altamont Community High School, however at the age of 16 left to work on the family farm with his father and brothers .The family farm had be in their family for a number of years after all immigrated from Eastern Germany.


Howard and his brother Robert continued in life raising cattle, milking, and grain farming will still living on the generational farm until his death. Howard attended the Immanuel Lutheran Church grade school, was baptized, and confirmed his faith in the Immanuel Lutheran Church.



Howard is survived by his:


2-Brothers: Robert Allen Schwerdtfeger of Altamont, Illinois

James Edward (wife, Claudia Ann Cramer) Schwerdtfeger of Mt. Zion, Illinois


Numerous relatives in the Altamont Area




He was preceded in death by:


Parents: Elmer Martin Schwerdtfeger

Paula Augusta Alwine Schroeder-Schwerdtfeger


Grandparents: Martin and Anna Brauer-Schwerdtfeger

Edward and Martha Yagow-Schroeder


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Visitation

Wednesday

16

Nov

9:30 AM 11/16/2022 9:30:00 AM - 11:00 AM 11/16/2022 11:00:00 AM
Kull Funeral Home Altamont

114 West Washington Ave.
Altamont, IL 62411

Kull Funeral Home Altamont
114 West Washington Ave. Altamont 62411 IL
United States

Service

Wednesday

16

Nov

11:00 AM 11/16/2022 11:00:00 AM
Kull Funeral Home Altamont

114 West Washington Ave.
Altamont, IL 62411

Kull Funeral Home Altamont
114 West Washington Ave. Altamont 62411 IL
United States

Cemetery Details

Location

Immanuel Lutheran Cemetery Final Resting Place

203 E Division
Altamont, IL 62411

203 E Division Altamont 62411 IL
United States

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