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Eva Mae Josephine Schroth

Eva Mae Josephine Schroth

Female 1920 - 2002  (81 years)

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  • Name Eva Mae Josephine Schroth 
    Born 31 May 1920  Appleton, Outagamie County, Wisconsin Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Died 05 Mar 2002  Conway, Faulkner County, Arkansas Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried 11 Mar 2002  Lower York Cemetery, Thomson, Carroll County, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I894  Thompson
    Last Modified 13 Dec 2011 

    Father Roland Harold Schroth,   b. 08 Nov 1899, Seymour, Outagamie County, Wisconsin Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Dec 1951, Thomson, Carroll County, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 52 years) 
    Mother Eva Barbara Ehredt,   b. 30 Oct 1901, Derinda Center, Jo Daviess County, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Jun 1970, Thomson, Carroll County, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 68 years) 
    Married 17 Nov 1918  Savanna, Carroll County, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F243  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Glen Martin Wurster,   b. 08 Apr 1914, Savanna, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Nov 1983, Greenbrier, Arkansas Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 31 Aug 1938  Clinton, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
    +1. Beth Louise Wurster
    +2. Jill Ann Wurster
    Last Modified 4 Sep 2003 
    Family ID F313  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Photos
    Eva Mae Josephine Schroth
    Eva Mae Josephine Schroth
    Eva Mae Josephine Schroth, taken about 1921.
    Eva and Virginia Schroth
    Eva and Virginia Schroth
    Eva and Virginia Schroth
    Eva Mae Josephine Schroth
    Eva Mae Josephine Schroth
    Eva Mae Josephine Schroth
    Eva Mae Josephine Schroth
    Eva Mae Josephine Schroth
    Eva Mae Josephine Schroth, taken in 1923.
    Eva Mae Josephine Schroth
    Eva Mae Josephine Schroth
    Eva Mae Josephine Schroth, Senior photo, Class of 1938.
    Glen and Eva Wurster Wedding photo.
    Glen and Eva Wurster Wedding photo.
    Taken on their wedding day, 31 Aug 1938.
    Eva Mae Josephine (Schroth) Wurster
    Eva Mae Josephine (Schroth) Wurster
    Eva Mae Josephine (Schroth) Wurster
    taken in 1987 in Greenbrier Arkansas.

    Documents
    1930 United States Federal Census Record - York Township, Carroll County, Illinois - Sheet 2
    1930 United States Federal Census Record - York Township, Carroll County, Illinois - Sheet 2

    Headstones
    Gleen and Eva (Schroth) Wurster Tombstone
    Gleen and Eva (Schroth) Wurster Tombstone
    Gleen and Eva (Schroth) Wurster Tombstone

  • Notes 
    • 1930 Census on file.
    • From Remembrance Card:
      Conway, Arkansas
      Eva Wurster, age 81, of Conway, Arkansas and formerly of Thomson, Illinois, died Tuesday, March 5, 2002 at the Heritage Living Center, Conway, Arkansas.
      Funeral services will be held 2:00 p.m. Monday, March 11, 2002 at the Law-Jones Funeral Home, Thomson. Reverend David Vidler of the First Evangelical Lutheran Church, Mt. Carroll, Illinois will officiate. Burial will be in the Lower York Cemetery, Thomson. Visitation will be from 6:00 - 8:00 p.m. Sunday, March 10, 2002 at the Law-Jones Funeral Home, Thomson.
      Eva was born on Monday, May 31, 1920 in Appleton, Wisconsin to Roland and Eva (Ehredt) Schroth. She was the Valedictorian of the Thomson High School Class of 1938. She married Glen M. Wurster on August 31, 1938 in Clinton, Iowa. Glen died November 30, 1938 in Greenbriar, Arkansas.
      Eva took great pride in being an active member and officer of the Grange for many years. She was an inspiration and a fount(ain) of encouragement and laughter for her friends and family all of her life. Her passing has made the world's light of humanity a little less brightly.
      Survivors include two daughters, Beth Swank of Savannah, GA. and Jill Fowler of Austin, Texas; three grandchildren, Paige, Tracy and Alison; 4 great-grandchildren; two sisters, Sandy (Don) Young of Lakewood, Colorado and Virginia Thompson of Commerce City, Colorado; and two brothers, Roland (Bud) Schroth of Thornton, Colorado and Donald Schroth of Ft. Wayne, Indiana.
      Eva was preceded in death by ger husband, one sister, June Pulfrey and one brother, Harold.


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