Notes for Martin Ludwig Bremer: Obituary, Times Republican, Marshalltown, IA, January 10, 1944, p. 9, Martin Bremer Dies at Deaconess Hospital: "Martin Ludwig Bremer, 10 East Webster street, died at 8: 15 a.m. Monday at the Deaconess hospital where he was a patient since Nov. 26. Mr. Bremer was born Dec. 10, 1873 at Henderson, Minn., where he attended the public schools and later attended the Brownston [sic], Minn., schools. He then attended the Lutheran seminary in St. Paul, Minn., for two years. Mr. Bremer homesteaded in Oklahoma and then returned to Minnesota marrying Alma Selle, April 11, 1899 at Town Penn, Minn. After his marriage, Mr. Bremer farmed in Oklahoma for five years, then returned to Minnesota where he was engaged in the lumber and grain business until his retirement five years ago. For the past three years they have lived in Marshalltown. Two years previously they lived in Iowa Falls. For the past year he had been in the employ of the C. A. Dunham company here. Surviving are, Mrs. Bremer; five sons, Alvin of Bell, Calif; Gr[an]ville of Iowa Falls, Ellis of Milwaukee, Wis., Sidney, chief yeoman, serving on the U.S.S. Iowa, and Luverne, a corporal in the Eight air force overseas; three sisters, two brothers and six grandchildren also survive. He was a member of the Redeemer Lutheran church of this city. The body was removed to the Estel funeral home awaiting the arrival of the sons."
Funeral Announcement, Times Republican, Marshalltown, IA, January 10, 1944, p. ?: "The funeral of Martin Bremer, 10 East Webster street, who died Monday, will be held at 2 p.m. Wednesday at the Redeemer Lutheran church in charge of the pastor, Rev. F.H. Ilten. The body will remain at the Estel funeral home until Wednesday noon and after the services will be sent to Milwaukee, Wis., for burial."
More About Martin Ludwig Bremer: Burial: 12 Jan 1944, Wisconsin Memorial Park, Brookfield, WI.
More About Martin Ludwig Bremer and Alma Augusta Selle: Marriage: 11 Apr 1899, Town Penn Church, Brownton, MN.
Children of Martin Ludwig Bremer and Alma Augusta Selle are:
+Alvin Lemondt Bremer, b. 19 Apr 1900, Winthrop, MN, d. 22 Aug 1973, Ontario Community Hospital, Ontario, CA.