IRENE H. (UNTIEDT) KRULL

Irene H. (Untiedt) Krull gravestone
(Photo by Vernon B. Paddock)

B. 1906 in Illinois
D. February 1966
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  • Father: Herman Untiedt born August 7, 1877 in Chicago, Cook County, IL; married Stanislawa Marach on October 30, 1901 in Chicago, Cook County, IL; Herman died November 10, 1938 in Chicago, Cook County, IL; buried in Saint Joseph Cemetery, River Grove, Cook County, IL
  • Mother: Stanislawa “Stella” (Marach) Untiedt born May 18, 1878 in Poland daughter of Stanley Marach; Stanislawa died December 21, 1945 in Chicago, Cook County, IL; buried in Saint Joseph Cemetery, River Grove, Cook County, IL; According to an unnamed newspaper:

“UNTIEDT – Stells Untiedt, nee Marach, dear wife of the late Herman, mother of George, Irene Krull, Margaret Leon, Arthur, Emily Tantillo, and Eleanore Berg.  Funeral Monday, 9 a. m., from funeral home, 2500 N. Cicero avenue, to St. Genevieve church.  Interment St. Joseph. Berkshire 8070.”

  • Husband: Carl Edward Krull born October 19, 1903 in Illinois, son of Charles Gustave Krull (1877-1947) and Emma C. (Marwitz) Krull (1880-1945); last residence in Round Lake, Lake County, IL; Carl died January 18, 1977 in Chicago, Cook County, IL (See section pertaining to Carl Edward Krull buried in the Fort Hill Cemetery)
  • Children:
    1. Shirley Eleanor (Krull) (Washa) Halsey born June 30, 1934 in Chicago, Cook County, IL; AKA Shirley Poppe (1956); AKA Shirley Washa (1959); 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); 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.”

  • Siblings:
    • George Untiedt born February 4, 1903 in Illinois; married Petrina Coscino (1912-2007), daughter of Roy Coscino and Lean (Bonfiglio) Coscino; George died August 28, 1974 in Phoenix, Maricopa County, AZ; George and Petrina are buried in Saint Joseph Cemetery, River Grove, Cook County, IL; According to the Arizona Republic (Phoenix AZ) Thursday, August 29, 1974, page 62:

“George Untiedt – Services and burial for George Untied, 71, a retired pressman, will be in Chicago, Ill. Untiedt of 1314 E. Brill died Wednesday at Good Samaritan Hospital.  Survivors include his wife; Petrina, sons, Leroy F., Richard E., George R., and Ronald A., one brother and three sisters out of state, and nine grandchildren.  Arrangements were handled by Mercer Mortuary.”; According to the Chicago Tribune (Chicago IL) Friday, August 30, 1974, page 24: “UNTIEDT – George Untiedt, of Phoenix, Ariz., beloved husband of Petrina, nee Coscino; fond father of George R. (Dianne), Roy (Maureen), Richard (Lora Mae) and Ronald (Judy); dear grandfather of eight; dear brother of Arthur, Emily Tantillo, Eleanor Berg and Margaret Leon and the late Irene Krull.  Funeral Saturday, 11 a.m., at Wm. C. Smith & Sons, Inc., 2500 N. Cicero Av.  Interment family lot.  Visitation after 3 p.m., Friday. 237-8070.”

    • Florentyna Maria “Florence” Untiedt born July 3, 1904 in Chicago, Cook County, IL; Florentyna died January 18, 1905 in Chicago, Cook County, IL
    • Margaret M. (Untiedt) Leon born January 10, 1907 in Illinois; married John Francis Leon on September 28, 1931 in Cook County, IL, son of James Genaro Leon (1883-1921) and Margaret (Mullaney) (Leon) (Czosck) Beck (1888-1960); last residence in Chicago, Cook County, IL; Margaret died February 21, 1979 in Cook County, IL; Margaret and John are buried Saint Joseph Cemetery, River Grove, Cook County, IL; According to the Chicago Tribune (Chicago IL) Thursday, February 22, 1979, page 47:

“LEON – Margaret M. Leon, nee Undiedt, beloved wife of State Rep. and member of the 35th Ward Regular Democratic Organization John F. Leon; dear mother of John Francis (Margaret A.); fond grandmother of John the III and Debra; sister of Arthur, Emily Tantillo, Eleanor Berg, the late George and Irene Krull.  Funeral Friday, 9:30 a.m., from Wm. C. Smith & Sons Inc., 2500 N. Cicero Ave., to St. Philomena Church.  Mass 10 a.m.  Interment St. Joseph.  Visitation after 7 p.m., Wednesday.  Donations to St. Anne’s Hospital Building Fund would be appreciate. 237.8070.”

    • Arthur John Untiedt born August 20, 1908 in Chicago, Cook County, IL; married (1) Marie Rogalski (1913-1975); married (2) Petrina (Coscino) (Untiedt) Untiedt, daughter of Roy Coscino and Lena (Bonfiglio) Coscino; last residence in Tempe, Maricopa County, AZ; Arthur died March 1985; buried at Saint Michael The Archangel Catholic Cemetery, Palatine, Cook County, IL; According to the Chicago Tribune (Chicago IL) Sunday, March 31, 1985, page 39:

“UNTIEDT – Arthur J. Untiedt, beloved husband of Petrina and the late Marie; dear father of Arlene (Edward) Radek and Arthur G. (Carol) Untiedt; grandfather of Lawrence, Mark, Jacqueline and Paul; dear brother Emily Tantillo, Eleanor Berg, the late Margaret Leon, the late Irene Krull and the late George Untiedt.  Visitation Sunday, 2 to 9 p.m.  Funeral Monday, 8:30 a.m., fron Sax Tiedemann Funeral Home, 9568 Belmont Ave., Franklin Park, to Mass, 9 a.m., at St. Beatrice Church.  Interment St. Michael the Arch Angel Cemetery. 678-1950.”

    • Emily H. (Untiedt) Tantillo born September 8, 1911 in Illinois; married Vincent Tantillo; last residence in West Chicago, DuPage County, IL; Emily died May 4, 1989; Last residence West Chicago, DuPage County, IL; According to the Chicago Tribune (Chicago IL) Thursday, May 25, 1989, page 57:

“TANTILLO – Emily H. Tantillo, nee Untiedt, loving mother of Nancy (Todd) Akin and Alfred; proud grandmother of Theresa Akin, Todd (Sue) Akin, Lorraine Akin, Tim and Becky; great-grandmother of Lisa dn Mary; dear sister of Eleanor (the late Tom) Berg; also survived by many nieces and nephews.  Funeral Saturday, 10 a.m., from Wm. C. Smith & Sons, Inc., 2500 N. Cicero, to St. Genevieve Church.  Mass 10:30 a.m. Longtime member of Hermoss Womens Club.  Please omit flowers.  Visitation Friday, 3 to 9 p.m.  Interment St. Joseph Cemetery.  Info.  237-8070.”

    • Eleanor Mary (Untiedt) Berg born September 12, 1915 in Chicago, Cook County, IL; married Sigurd Berg; last residence in Elmwood Park, Cook County, IL; Eleanor died January 16, 2003; buried in Saint Joseph Cemetery, River Grove, Cook County, IL; According to the Chicago Tribune (Chicago IL) Sunday, January 19, 2003, page 4-9:

“BERG, ELEANOR MARY – Eleanor Mary Berg, age 87, of Chicago, IL.  Beloved wife of the late Sigurd Berg; loving mother of Donald P and Arne F. Berg; dear friend of Richard Fryrear.  Visitation Tuesday, January 21 from 6 to 9 p.m.  Funeral from Alvarez Funeral Directors, 2500 N. Cicero Ave., Chicago at 10 a.m., Wednesday, January 22 to St. Joseph Cemetery, Thatcher Road and Belmont Avenue, River Grove, IL.  For info: 773-278-8888”

Additional Information:

According to the 1910 U.S. Census for Chicago City, Cook County, IL living at 1645 Keenon St, the household members were: Herman Untiedt, head, age 32, married once for 8 years, born in Illinois, parents born in Germany, occupation: printer – press; Stella Untiedt, wife, age 32, married once for 8 years, 6 children born, 4 children living, born in Germany, parents born in Germany, immigrated in 1880; George Untiedt, son, age 7, single, born in Illinois; Irin (sic Irene) Untiedt, daughter, age 4, single, born in Illinois; Margarete Untiedt, age 3, single, born in Illinois; Arthur Untiedt, son, age 1 8/12, single, born in Illinois; Tilly Marach, sister in law, age 19, single, born in Illinois, parents born in Germany

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 Chicago Tribune (Chicago IL) Wednesday, February 2, 1966, page 31:

“Krull – Irene H. Krull of Round Lake, Ill., beloved wife of Carl E.; dear mother of Carol Zdiek and Shirley Washa; loving grandmother of Three; dear sister of George and Arthur Untiedt, Emily Tantillos, Eleanor Berg, and Margaret Leon.  Services Thursday, 2 p. m., at the MacGillis Funeral Home, Round Lake, Ill.  Interment Fort Hill cemetery, KI 6-3300.”