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Henry Bremer

Memorial services for Henry Bremer of Morris, will be held Monday, April 13, 2009 at 11 a.m. at the Pedersen Funeral Home in Morris. Father David Petron will be officiating. Visitation will be held one hour prior to services on Monday. Burial will at a later date.

Henry Bremer, son of Frank and Caroline (Kaschmitter) Bremer, was born Jan. 19, 1913 in Wilmont, where he grew up and attended school. In 1941, the family moved to a farm place near Alberta. In 1943, the family then moved to a farm place near Morris, where they lived until 1968. Henry and his brother Clarence then bought a farm place near Cyrus, where they continued to live until 1990, when they both retired.

Henry was a member of Assumption Catholic Church in Morris. He enjoyed fishing when he was younger. He also liked to play pool. He especially enjoyed driving the countryside.

Henry died on Monday, April 6, 2009 at the Douglas County Hospital in Alexandria, having lived to reach the age of 96 years.

Henry is survived by two sisters: Edith of Baker, Mont. and Estelle of Ortonville. He was preceded in death by his parents; two sisters: Anne Mae and Verena and five brothers: Arnold, Edwin, Gerold, Norman and Clarence.

Linda Hodgson will serve as pianist/songleader for the service. Pedersen Funeral Home in Morris is in charge of the arrangements.