Cemetery Interments

Martha M (Lange) Gerecke

File: 431

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Status:  Public = Public    
Plot Location:  S-08-08 Section:  S
Plot Status:  Interred Row:  08
Plot Type:  Plot
Date of Interment:  9/18/1971 Grave:  08

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Interred Name:  Martha M (Lange) Gerecke
Age:  87 Years, 11 Months, 28 Days SSN:  xxx-xx-
Date of Birth:  9/19/1883 Birth Certificate:  
Place of Birth:  Burfordville, MO
Date of Death:  9/16/1971 Death Certificate:  
Place of Death:  Cape Girardeau, MO

Family Pedigree Chart ....





 Martha M (Lange) Gerecke



Marie J Gerecke




Mrs. Russ Schwartz




Mrs. Larry Taylor




Mrs. William Lewis




William Luther Gerecke Jr




Edward Gerecke




Lawrence Gerecke





  William Luther Gerecke Sr




       M: 02/22/1903 Tilsit, MO
       D: 06/26/1941 Widow







 Albert Lange




 Alvin Lange







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Funeral Home ....

Lorberg Funeral Chapel ~ Crain Funeral Home



Physical Address:

829 N. West End Blvd

Cape Girardeau, MO 63701

Mailing Address:

829 N. West End Blvd

Cape Girardeau, MO 63701



Phone -

 (573) 335-3223

Website - http://crainsonline.com/

Fax -

 (573) 335-6988




Visitation Information:

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Funeral Information:




Funeral Official:
Rev. Oscar A. Gerken



Obituary ....

Mrs. Martha M. Gerecke, 87 years old, 1407 Bloomfield, died at 12:15 Thursday afternoon in a hospital here.

Mrs. Gerecke was born at Burfordville September 19, 1883. She was a member of the Trinity Lutheran Church here.

The former Miss Lange married William J. Gerecke on February 22, 1903, at Tilsit. He died June 26, 1941.

Surviving are three sons, Edward and William J. Gerecke Jr., both of Cape Girardeau, and Lawrence Gerecke, Escondido, Calif.; three daughters, Mrs. Wm. Lewis, Mrs. Lawrence Taylor and Mrs. Roy Schwartz, all of Cape Girardeau; a stepson, Fred Gerecke, Cape Girardeau; a stepdaughter, Mrs. Frieda Quade, Dexter; two half brothers, Albert and Alvin Lange, both of Jackson; 18 grandchildren,seven great-grandchildren, and 24 stepgrandchildren.

The body is at the Lorberg Funeral Home, where friends may call.

Funeral services will be held at 2 Saturday afternoon at Trinity Lutheran Church with the Rev. Oscar A. Gerken officiating. Burial will be in Christ Lutheran Cemetery at Gordonville.


Newspapers Published:
Friday, September 17, 1971 in the Southeast Missourian

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Book: Celebrating 100 Years in Christ 1899-1999



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