Visitation Wednesday, May 22, 2019 After 1:00 P.M. Ohde Funeral Home, Manning, Iowa
Funeral Service Wednesday, May 22, 2019 ~ 2:00 P.M. Ohde Funeral Home, Manning
Officiating Lue Baker
Recorded Music "Just As I Am" "Abide With Me"
Casket Bearers: Pauline's Family and Friends
Interment Manning Cemetery, Manning
Pauline Marie, daughter of Leon and Emma (Volquartsen) Cramer, was born January 24, 1923, at Dow City, Iowa. She grew up in Dow City and, at the age of nine, moved to Manning where she graduated from Manning High School in 1941. Pauline worked at Thrifty Food Market for 10 years, and then at the Manning Creamery as a bookkeeper until it closed in 1971.
On December 9, 1965, Pauline was united in marriage with George Graves at the First Presbyterian Church in Manning.
Pauline was a member of the First Presbyterian Church, Presbyterian Women and the Martha Circle.
On Sunday, May 19, 2019, Pauline passed away at the Manning Plaza Nursing Home in Manning, Iowa. She was 96 years, 3 months, and 26 days of age.
Pauline was preceded in death by her husband George Graves in 1989, and two sisters Audrey (LaVerne) Olsen and Madlyn (Gordon) Younie.
She is survived by two nieces: Kathy Clement of Fort Dodge and Sandi Nemitz of Ankeny; a nephew Randal Younie of Woodbine; step-children: Ken (Beverly) Graves of Jefferson and Joan Graves of Virginia; other relatives and friends.
3 classmates still living: Dorothy (Ehrichs) Kusel, Rozora (Kuhn) Schroeder, and we think Robert Rostermundt
1941 MHS graduates: Donavieve Anderson, Dale Bingham, Frank Bliefert, Mary Campbell, Pauline Cramer, Dorothy Dethlefs (salutatorian), Norma Dietz, Dorothy Ehrichs, Lyle Eich, Leola Fairchild, Leonard Frahm, Anetha Graves, Betty Grelck, Virginia Greteman, Virtus Hargens, Lyle Hoffmann, Joyce Hunter, Joyce Jensen, Helyn Kampen, Leola Keat, Lorraine Kuhl, Louise Kuhl, Marjorie Kuhn, Rozora Kuhn, Deloris Kuhse, Robert Kuhse, Lucille Lamp, Elvin McConnell, Elmer Meyers, Daryl Mohr, Alice Musfeldt, Harold Neal, Bonnie Niehaus, Warren Petersen, Robert Ramsey, Robert Rostermundt, Viola Rostermundt, Norman Rothfolk, Ruth Schelldorf (valedictorian), Burdette Schroeder, Velma Steen, Lyle Gene Strathman, Roy Struve, Virginia Vandeman, George Wegner, Keith Wunder
1941 former students: Helen Algren, Merle Anthony, Marian Arp, Wayne Barnes, Genevieve Blum, Geraldine Bohnsack, Leone Conklin, Mary Jane Fritz, Velma Hiatt, Maxine Joens, Dorine Kroeger, Francis Kuhse, Patricia Lawbaugh, Charles Madsen, Edward McMahon, Marian Mitchell, Mary Ramsey, Marian Ranniger, Harold Ruhde, Francis Schoening, Marjorie Stangl, Raymond Thompson, Milo Voss, Audrey Wall, Bud Waters, Warren Wegner, Phyllis Witt, Wayne Witt, Arnold Wood, Deloris Wood, Elaine Wrigley
1939 tumbling class
Kenneth Graves MHS 1952
Joan Graves MHS 1964
LaRue Dietz & Audrey Cramer
I have very little Volquartsen information or pictures.
Siblings: Carl, Bill, Paul, William, Henry, Hilda Hammer, Emma Cramer, Ella Clothier, Ann Jensen
Betty Swank & Paul Volquartsen - A G Store
Paul also served during WWII but no pictures and very little information