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Alma P. Unzicker b. 5 Nov 1903 Roanoke, Woodford Co., IL d. 18 Apr 1966 Normal, McLean Co., IL: The Schrock-Birkey Connection

Alma P. Unzicker[1]

Female 1903 - 1966  (62 years)


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  • Name Alma P. Unzicker  [2
    Born 5 Nov 1903  Roanoke, Woodford Co., IL Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Religion Mennonite 
    USR1 Cancer 
    Died 18 Apr 1966  Normal, McLean Co., IL Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Buried Fisher, Champaign Co., IL Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • East Bend Mennonite
    Person ID I3917  Schrock-Birkey Connection
    Last Modified 26 May 2019 

    Father Samuel Ernest Unzicker,   b. 17 Mar 1876, Morton Twp., Tazewell Co., IL Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Nov 1963, Eureka, Woodford Co., IL Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 87 years) 
    Mother Sarah Steider,   b. 19 Feb 1878, Metamora, Woodford Co., IL Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Apr 1959, Tampico, IL Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years) 
    Married 23 Dec 1902  [4
    Family ID F5654  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Harold A. Zehr,   b. 15 Oct 1903, Goodfield, Woodford Co., IL Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Dec 1975  (Age 72 years) 
    Married 30 Jun 1926  Roanoke, Woodford Co., IL Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Children 
     1. Edith Marie Zehr,   b. 28 Mar 1927, Foosland, Champaign Co., IL Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Aug 2001, Normal, McLean Co., IL Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years)
     2. Wesley Jay Zehr,   b. 24 Jul 1928,   d. 7 Jul 2017, Goshen, Elkhart Co., IN Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 88 years)
     3. Dr. John Everett Zehr,   b. 29 Dec 1929, Foosland, Champaign Co., IL Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Feb 2018, Urbana, Champaign Co., IL Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 88 years)
     4. Dean Richard Zehr,   b. 24 Feb 1932, Foosland, Champaign Co., IL Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Nov 2014  (Age 82 years)
     5. Hazel Irene Zehr
     6. Allen Lee Zehr
     7. Rachel Zehr,   b. 8 Aug 1937, Foosland, Champaign Co., IL Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Sep 2016, Chenoa, McLean Co., IL Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years)
     8. Lila Zehr
    Last Modified 28 Sep 2007 
    Family ID F836  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 5 Nov 1903 - Roanoke, Woodford Co., IL Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 30 Jun 1926 - Roanoke, Woodford Co., IL Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 18 Apr 1966 - Normal, McLean Co., IL Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Fisher, Champaign Co., IL Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • Obit:
      ZEHR, Alma P., daughter of Samuel E. and Sarah (Steider) Unzicker, was born at Roanoke, Ill., Nov. 5, 1903; died of cancer at Normal, Ill., April 18, 1966; aged 62 y. 5 m. 13 d. On June 30, 1926, she was married to Harold Zehr, who survives. Also surviving are 8 children (W. Jay, John, Dean, Allen, Edith, Mrs. Hazel Yoder, Rachel, and Mrs. Lila King), 15 grandchildren, 2 brothers (Roy and Archie), and 2 sisters (Mrs. Katherine Hostetler and Mrs. Edna Teuscher). She was a member of the Bloomington Church, where her husband is pastor. Funeral services were held at the East Bend Church, April 20, with Alton Horst, Roy Bucher, and Richard Yordy officiating.

  • Sources 
    1. [S26] Jacob Zehr, 1825-1898, Mackinaw Meeting Preacher, Margaret and Verle Oyer.

    2. [S1111] The Life and Legacy of a Farmer-Preacher, John E. Zehr.

    3. [S11] Obituaries of Individuals.

    4. [S836] Unzicker Family Records.


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