Pearl Wunnenberg
Born: 6 Aug 1902 in Des Moines County, Iowa
Died: 24 Feb 1955
Buried: Kossuth Cemetery, Mediapolis, Iowa

Father: Fred Chris Wunnenberg
Mother: Anna Mary Riemann

Married: 6 Sept 1922

Clarence Thomes
Born: 2 Aug 1901 in Benton Township, Des Moines County, Iowa
Died: 3 Nov 1991 in Burlington, Des Moines County, Iowa
Buried: next to Pearl

Father: Albert Thomes
Mother: Mary Granaman


i: Genevieve Thomes
Born: 23 Mar 1922, near Sperry, Des Moines County, Iowa
Died: 21 Jan 1999
Buried: Kossuth Cemetery
Spouse: Adrian Mellinger Born: 7 Jun 1919, Died: 27 Oct 2003 
Married: 21 Nov 1946, Mediapolis, Des Moines County, Iowa

Pearl Wunnenberg obituary

Mrs. Pearl Emma Thomes, 54, of Sperry, died at Burlington hospital Friday at 5:30 p.m. following an extended illness.

She was born August 6, 1902, in Des Moines county, the daughter of Frederick and Anna Riemann Wunnenberg. September 6, 1922, she married Clarence Thomes in Burlington.

Surviving are her husband; a daughter, Mrs. Adrian Mellinger, Sperry; three grandchildren; three sisters, Mrs. Roy Anderson, Sperry, Mrs. Elmer Ruschill, Burlington, and Mrs. Minnie McKeown, Darien Wisconsin; three brothers, Alfred and Ralph Wunnenberg, both of Burlington, and Vernon Wunnenberg, Miami, Florida; also her mother, Mrs. Anna Wunnenberg, of Sperry.

Her father and two brothers are dead.

Services will be held in Prugh's chapel Monday at 2 p.m. The Reverend Lester Hancock will officiate. Burial will be in Kossuth cemetery.


Clarence Thomes obituary

Clarence Thomes, 90, Sperry, died November 3, 1991, at Bethesda Care Center, Mediapolis.

Born August 2, 1901, in Benton Township, Des Moines County, he was the son of Albert and Mary Granaman Thomes. He married Pearl Wunnenberg in 1922. She died in February 1956.

He farmed in Des Moines County for many years and was a member of the Des Moines County Farm Bureau.

Survivors include one,daughter, Genevieve Mellinger, Sperry; three grandchildren; and 7 great-grandchildren. Friends may call at Hagele and Honts Funeral Home, Mediapolis, as desired.

The funeral for Mr. Thomes will be 2 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home with the Reverend Lexie Kirkpatrick officiating. Burial will be in Kossuth Cemetery, Mediapolis.

A memorial has been established for the United Methodist Church, Kingston.