Fred B. Priemer, Sr. gravestone
(Photo by Vernon B. Paddock)

B. November 27, 1885 in Berlin, Germany
D. May 5, 1962
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Additional Information:

According to the U.S., World War II Registration Cards, 1942:

“Name: Fred Priemer; Place of Residence: roselle Rd., Schaumburg, Cook County, ILL; Mailing Address: Roselle, R. 1. ILL.’ Telephone: Roselle 2001; Age in Years: 56; Date of Birth: Nov. 27, 1885; Place of Birth: Berlin, Germany; Name and Address of Person who will Always know your Address: Dorothy Priemer, Roselle, R 1. Ill.; Employer’s Name and Address: Self employed; Race: White: Height: 5ft 6 in; Weight: 203; Eyeys: Blue; Hair: Gray; Complexion: Light; Signed: April 27, 1942”

According to the 1940 U.S. Census for Schaumburg Township, Cook County, IL living on Roselle Route 1, the household members were: Fred Primer (sic Priemer), head, age 54, married, highest grade completed: 8, born in Germany, lived in Dundee, Kane County, IL in 1935, occupation: bar tender – tavern; Dorothy Primer, wife, age 43, married, highest grade completed: 8, born in Germany, living in Dundee, Kane County, IL in 1935; Freddie Primer, son, age 4, single, born in Illinois.

According to the Chicago Tribune (Chicago IL) Monday, May 7, 1962, page 61:

“PRIEMER – Fred Priemer Sr of Round Lake, Ill., beloved husband of Dora; dear father of Fred Jr.  Services Tuesday, 2 p.m. at the MacGillis Funeral Home, Round Lake, Interment Fort Hill cemetery.  Kimball 6-3300.”