Goerndt, Elmer Fred

Goerndt, Elmer Fred

Male 1920 - 1995  (74 years)

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  • Name Goerndt, Elmer Fred  [1, 2
    Born 25 Dec 1920  Granada. Martin, Minnesota, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Gender Male 
    Died 17 Sep 1995  [2
    Person ID I58251  Sackett
    Last Modified 10 Mar 2020 

    Family Sackett, Nellie Jane,   b. 4 Dec 1923, Nashville Township, Martin County, Minnesota, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Aug 2017, Truman, Martin County, Minnesota, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 93 years) 
    Married 31 Jan 1942  [1
     1. Goerndt, Raymond Fred,   b. 3 Jun 1946, Martin County, Minnesota, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Oct 1965, Blue Earth County, Minnesota, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 19 years)
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    Last Modified 11 Mar 2020 
    Family ID F23472  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsChild - Goerndt, Raymond Fred - 3 Jun 1946 - Martin County, Minnesota, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S1225] GenealogyBank.com (Reliability: 3), 9 Mar 2020.
      Nellie J. Goerndt

      Free Press, The (Mankato, MN) - Tuesday, August 8, 2017

      Fairmont, MN

      Services for Nellie Jane Goerndt, 93, of Fairmont, MN, will be 1:30p.m. Friday, August 11, 2017, at the St. Johns United Church of Christ in Fairmont. Burial will be following the service at the Lakeside Cemetery in Fairmont. Visitation will be 4:00p.m. to 7:00p.m. Thursday, August 10, 2017, at the Lakeview Funeral Home and will continue one hour prior to the time of service at the church. Nellie passed away Sunday afternoon, August 6, 2017, at Truman Senior Living in Truman, MN. The Lakeview Funeral Home and Cremation Service of Fairmont is assisting the family with arrangements.

      Nellie Jane (Sackett) Goerndt was born on December 4, 1923, in Nashville Township, rural Martin County, MN, the daughter of Clarence and Carrie (Schleinnger) Sackett. She grew up in Winnebago, MN, and was baptized at the First Baptist Church in Winnebago on March 31, 1937. She received her education attending the Winnebago Public School.

      On January 31, 1942, Nellie was united in marriage to Elmer Goerndt at her parents home. Together the couple made their home on a farm in Pleasant Prairie Township where they would farm for the next 55 years and were blessed with four children, Raymond, Carolyn, Kenneth, and Eugene.

      After retiring in July 2001, Nellie moved to Fairmont where she was a member of the St. Johns United Church of Christ serving on the Naomi Circle and Womens Guild. She was also a member of the Pleasant Prairie Ladies Club and East Chain Breakfast Club in addition to chaperoning for many school trips for East Chain School.

      Nellie loved life on the farm and cherished the summer months when her grandchildren and great-grandchildren would come for extended visits. She also enjoyed her quiet time spent tending to her beautiful flowers that she grew on the farm.

      Left to cherish her memory are her children, Carolyn Pankake and husband, Gary of Mapleton, MN, Kenneth Goerndt and wife, Becky of Fairmont, MN, and Eugene Goerndt and wife, Sue of Fairmont, MN; grandchildren, Jerimy (Christy) Kuhns, Jon Kuhns, Tom Pankake, Tim (Cassie) Pankake, Travis (Melissa) Goerndt, Matt (Britney) Goerndt, Callie (Ben) Austin, Brady Goerndt, Carrie (Mark) Westcott, Jarrod (Sommer) Goerndt, Derek (Kaylene) Goerndt,; god child, Sue Philipp; great-grandchildren, Zack Kuhns, Hailey Kuhns, Tymrie Pankake, Keegan Kuhns, Hannah Goerndt, Maia Goerndt, Tyler Goerndt, Alexa Steele, Whytnie Goerndt, Savannah Goerndt, Louis Goerndt, Taylor Austin, Alyssa Westcott, Andrea Westcott, Nolyn Goerndt, Alyvia Goerndt, Camryn Goerndt, and Mya Goerndt; great-great-grandchildren, Mason Martin, Kenlie Martin and Rylan Kuhns,; as well as many nieces, nephews, extended family and friends.

      Nellie was preceded in death by her parents, Clarence and Carrie Sackett; husband, Elmer Goerndt; son, Raymond Goerndt; sister, Mable Stauffer; as well as many in-laws.


      Free Press, The (Mankato, MN) - Tuesday, August 8, 2017

      Free Press, The () , obit for Nellie J. Goerndt, GenealogyBank.com (https://www.genealogybank.com/doc/obituaries/obit/1662CE1D11F5E298-1662CE1D11F5E298 : accessed 9 March 2020)

      Researched by Ted Smith

    2. [S879] Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007, (Ancestry.com) (Reliability: 3), 9 Mar 2020.
      Name: Elmer Fred Goerndt
      [Elmer F Goerndt]
      Gender: Male
      Race: White
      Birth Date: 25 Dec 1920
      Birth Place: Granada Mart, Minnesota
      Death Date: 17 Sep 1995
      Father: Arthur Goerndt
      Mother: Anna Knoll
      SSN: 471420008
      Notes: Dec 1955: Name listed as ELMER FRED GOERNDT; 27 Sep 1995: Name listed as ELMER F GOERNDT

      Researched by Ted Smith

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