Second Generation


6. John Schafluetzel was born on 9 April 1891 in Switzerland. He died on 5 May 1930 at the age of 39 in St. Louis, MO. He was buried on 7 May 1930 at Calvery Cemetery Plot 5-P-567 in St. Louis, MO. Grave marker placed by son Ray Otto Schafluetzel years later.

John Schafluetzel and Alfrieda Ann Schindler were married on 12 June 1912 at St. Liborius in St. Louis, MO. See page 130 to St. Liborius records. Alfrieda Ann Schindler, daughter of Edward Schindler and Emma Breider, was born on 3 July 1892 at Christian Hosp. NE in St. Louis, MO. She was confirmed on 16 April 1905 in Zion Luthern. She died on 22 January 1978 at the age of 85 in Spanish Lake, MO. OBITUARY:
Greeley Tribune, January 1978 FRIEDA SCHAFLUETZEL

Frieda Schafluetzel, 86 2418 Castle Drive, St. Louis, Mo., died there Sunday, Jan 22. She was the mother of John Schafluetzel, long time Greeley resident.

She was born in Germany July 3, 1891, and lived in St Louis most of her life. She was married to John Schafluetzel, who died in St. Louis at age 32. At St. Louis she was a member of the Lutheran Church. Besides her son, John, of Greeley, she is survived by another son Raymond of St. Louis; three grandchildren and nine great grandchildren. Services will be Wednesday in St. Louis with burial there.

Note: Should be 6 grandchildren (DRS)
Note: John Schafluetzel age at death was 39, not 32. Alfrieda was buried on 25 January 1978 at New Bethlehem Cemetery Lot 7 Block 4 Section 10 in St. Louis, MO. Plot contains 4 graves:
Edward Schindler (father)
Emma Schindler (mother)
Fred Fritz Schindler (brother)
Afrieda Ann Schafluetzel She was a Boot and Shoe Worker in St. Louis, MO. OCCUPATION:
Local 338 Boot & Shoe Workers Union
SSN: 497-03-7084
Tobin & Hamilton Register #267591

John Schafluetzel and Alfrieda Ann Schindler had the following children:

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John Woodrow Schafluetzel.

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Raymond Otto Schafluetzel.