CARL EDWARD KRULL

Carl Edward Krull gravestone
(Photo by Vernon B. Paddock)

B. October 19, 1903 in Chicago, Cook County, IL
D. January 18, 1977 in Chicago, Cook County, IL
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  • Father: Charles Gustave Krull born 1877 in Illinois; married Emma C. Marwitz in November 1898; Charles died 1947; buried in Wunder’s Cemetery, Chicago, Cook County, IL; According to the Chicago Tribune (Chicago IL) Wednesday, November 19, 1947, page 28:

“KRULL – Charles G. Krull, beloved husband of the late Emma, dear father of Mrs. Bertha Macpherson, Carl, Edward, and Harry, brother of Mrs. Bertha Yates, Emil and Edward.  Services Friday, Nov. 21, 2:30 p. m., at funeral home, 3440 N. Central avenue.  Interment Wunders, Kildare 5420.”

  • Mother: Emma C. (Marwitz) Krull born 1880; Emma died August 1945; buried in Wunder’s Cemetery, Chicago, Cook County, IL; According to the Chicago Tribune (Chicago IL) Monday, August 13, 1945, page 23:

“KRULL – Emma C. Krull, late of 3114 Diversey avenue, beloved wife of Charles G. Krull, fond mother of Bertha MacPherson, Carl, Edward and Harry, sister of Otto and Fred Marwitz, grandmother of four.  Resting at chapel, 3834-36 Irving Park road, until Tuesday noon.  All services to be conducted at Messiah Lutheran church, Melvina and Peterson avenues, 2:30 P. M. Tuesday.  Interment Wunders cemetery.”

  • Wife: Irene H. (Untiedt) Krull born in 1906 in Illinois, daughter of Herman Untiedt (1877-1938) and Stanislawa “Stella” (Marach) Untiedt (1878-1945); Irene died February 1966 (See section pertaining to Irene H. (Untiedt) Krull buried in the Fort Hill Cemetery)
  • Children:
    1. Shirley Eleanor (Krull) Washa born June 30, 1934 in Chicago, Cook County, IL; AKA Shirley Poppe (1956); AKA Shirley Washa (1959); AKA Shirley Halsey (1968); Shirley died January 3, 2001 in Libertyville, Lake County, IL; buried in Avon Centre Cemetery, Grayslake, Lake County, IL; According to an unnamed newspaper:

“Shirley E. Halsey, 66, of Lake Villa, formerly of Round Lake, died Wednesday, January 3, 2001, at Condell Medical Center in Libertyville.  She was born in Chicago on June 30, 1934, the daughter of Carl and Irene (Untiedt) Krull.  She was a resident of Round Lake for over 40 years, before moving to Lake Villa in 1995.  She is survived by her daughter, Sue (Kelly) Loftus of Lake Villa; two grandchildren, Adam and Jennifer Loftus of Lake Villa; brother-in-law, Richard Zdziarek of Wauconda; nephews, Chuck (Sue) Sdziarek of Hoffman Estates and David Szdiarek of Round Lake; and niece, Pat (Paul) Bacon of Wauconda.  She was preceded in death by her parents; and a sister, Carol Zdziarek.  Visitation will be held from 10:00 AM until 12:00 Noon on Monday, January 8, 2001, at JUSTEN’S ROUND LAKE FUNERAL HOME, 222 N. Rosedale Court (at Cedar Lake Road), Round Lake, IL.  Funeral services will be at 12:00 Noon on Monday, January 8, 2001, in the funeral home with Rev. Lisle Kauffman, officiating.  Interment will be in Avon Centre Cemetery, Grayslake.”

2. Carol (Krull) Zdziarek born July 20, 1930 in Cook County, IL; married Richard Edward Zdziarek (1930-2015); Carol died March 1, 1992; According to an obituary for Richard Edward Zdziarek in the Chicago Suburban Daily Herald (Chicago IL) November 9, 2015:

“RICHARD EDWARD ZDZIAREK – ROUND LAKE HEIGHTS – Richard Edward Zdziarek, age 85, passed Saturday, November 7, 2015, at Alden of Long Grove.  He was born June 10, 1930 in Chicago to Walter and Mary (Handzel) Zdziarek.  Richard was a resident of Round Lake Heights since 1979, and was employed as an expeditor and inspector at Garcy Mfg. for over 27 years.  An avid fisherman, Richard also enjoyed bowling in his leisure time.  A proud grandfather and great-grandfather, he treasured the time he was able to spend with his family.  Survivors include two children, Charles (Susan) Zdziarek and David (Kristi) Zdziarek; six grandchildren and ten great-grandchildren.  He was preceded in death by his wife, Carol, on March 1, 1992; his daughter, Patricia Bacon in 2014; and his sister, Joan Petty in 2015.  Visitation will be from 11 a.m. until 1 p.m. Wednesday, November 11, 2015, at Justen’s Round Lake Funeral Home, 222 N. Rosedale Court, Round Lake, IL 60073.  The funeral service will be at 1 p.m. in the funeral home.  Interment will follow at Avon Centre Cemetery, Grayslake.  For information, please call the funeral home at 847-546-3300, or visit www.justenfh.com where friends may leave an on-line condolence message for his family.”

“KRULL – Harry R. Krull, beloved husband of Ruth, nee Reckers; dear father of Bernadette (Roland) Forernssier; grandfather of four; brother of Carl Krull and Bertha MacPherson.  Service Wednesday, October 10, 11 a.m. at Matz Funeral Home, 3440 N. Central Av.  Interment Mount Emblem.  Visitation after 2 p.m. Tuesday.”

Additional Information:

According to the 1910 U.S. Census for City of Chicago, Cook County, IL living at 3646 64th Ave., the household members were: Chas. G. Krull, head, age 32, married once for 11 years, born in Illinois, parents born in Germany, occupation: printer – photo studio; Emma C. Krull, wife, age 31, married once for 11 years, 4 children born, 4 children living, born in Illinois, father born in Germany, mother born in Illinois; Bertha F. Krull, daughter, age 8, single, born in Illinois; Chas. (sic Carl) E. Krull, son, age 6, born in Illinois, Edward E. Krull, son, age 2, born in Illinois; Harry H. Krull, son, age 1 1/12, born in Illinois.

According to the 1920 U.S. Census for Chicago, Cook County, IL living at 3755 Narraganset Av., the household members were: Charles Krull, head, age 41, married, born in Illinois, parents born in Germany, occupation: photographer – shop; Emma Krull, wife, age 40, married, born in Illinois, parents born in Illinois; Bertha Krull, daughter, age 17, singe, born in Illinois; Carl Krull, son, age 16, single, born in Illinois, occupation: factory hand; Edward Krull, son, age 12, single, born in Illinois; Harvey Krull, son, age 10, single, born in Illinois; Carrie Marwitz, mother-in-law, age 63, married, born in Illinois, parents born in Illinois; Fred Marwitz, father-in-law, age 75, married, born in Illinois.

According to the 1930 U.S. Census for Chicago City, Cook County, IL living at 3500 Nagle Ave., the household members were: Carl Krull, head, age 26 married at age 25, born in Illinois, parents born in Illinois, occupation: electrician – electrical corporation; Irene H. Krull, wife, age 24, married at age 23, born in Illinois, parents born in Illinois.

According to the 1940 U.S. Census for Chicago, Cook County, IL living at 3718 Narragansett Avenue, the household members were: Carl Krull, head, age 35, married, highest grade completed: 8, born in Illinois, lived in same place in 1935 occupation: wiring man – utilities electricity; Irene Krull, wife, age 34, married, highest grade completed: 8, born in Illinois, lived in same place in 1935; Shirley Krull, daughter, age 5, single, born in Illinois, lived in same place in 1935; Carol Krull, daughter, age 9, single, highest grade completed: 3, born in Illinois, lived in same place in 1935.

According to the U.S., World War II Draft Cards Young Men, 1940-1947:

“Name: Carl Edward Krull; Place of Residence: 6301 Warwick Av., Chicago, Cook County, Ill.; Mailing Address: Same; Telephone: Palisade 9297; Age in Years: 38; Date of Birth: Oct. 19, 1903; Place of Birth: Chicago, Illinois; Name and Address of Person Who Will Always Know Your Address: Irene Krull, 6301 Warwick Ave.; Employer’s Name and Address: Albany Laundry; Place of Employment: 2900 Irving Park Road, Chicago, Cook County, Ill.; Race: White; Height: 5′ 6″; Weight: 118; Eyes: Brown; Hair: Brown; Complexion: Dark; Signed: Feb. 16, 1942”

According to the Chicago Daily News (Chicago IL) Wednesday, January 19, 1977, page 45:

KRULL
Carl E. Krull of Round Lake Heights, Ill., beloved husband of the late Irene H., dear father of Carol Zdziarek and Shirley Halsey, loving grandfather of four, great-grandfather of two, fond brother of Bertha McPherson.  Services Thursday, 11 a.m. at MacGillis Funeral Home, 350 Goodnow Blvd., Round Lake, Ill.  Interment Fort Hill Cemetery, 546-3300.”