Alma Schermack (1889-1973)

Alma Schermack was born to Joseph J. Sr. And Amelia Schauer Schermack in Freeport, Illinois, USA. She followed her brother, the inventor Joseph J. Schermack, Jr. to Detroit, Michigan, USA and married Charles Feneley in 1917. She was the maternal aunt of Dorothy Blumenstiel Jarrell and my great-great aunt. I knew her as an octogenarian... Continue Reading →

Blumenstiel/Schermack Family Photo (early 1940s)

Blumenstiel/Schermack Family Photo (early 1940s). The children of Adolph William and Christina Vaupel Blumenstiel reunited in Detroit, Michigan. William and Helen came from Spokane, Washington and Elizabeth from Freeport, Illinois. Back row, left to right: Anna Schermack, John William Blumenstiel, Vernon Lee Jarrell, Alma Schermack Feneley, Laura Schermack Blumenstiel, Walter Holmes, Margaret Blumenstiel Holmes. Middle... Continue Reading →

Schermack Family Photo (Circa 1950s)

Schermack Family photo, circa 1950s. The photo was taken at the home of Alfred and Grace Schermack, 19470 Winston, Detroit, Michigan. Back row, left to right: Alfred Schermack, Will Schauer (cousin), John William Blumenstiel. Front row, left to right: Dora Balthauser (cousin), Laura Schermack Blumenstiel, Grace Schermack, Emma Schermack, Anna Schermack, Alma Schermack Fenely. #familyhistory... Continue Reading →

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