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Pauline Balzer

May 22, 2018

Pauline Balzer 95, Died Tuesday May 22, 2018 at Asbury Park in Newton, Kansas.  She was born February 10, 1923 in Mountain Lake, Minnesota to David H. and Helena (Peters) Schroeder.


On August 10, 1943 she married Raymond Balzer at Mountain Lake, Minnesota and he preceded her in death.


Pauline was a longtime active member of the Grace Hill Mennonite Church in Rural Newton, Kansas.


She is survived by her son David J (Donna) Balzer of Whitewater, KS; daughter Kay (Arlie) Schroeder of Newton, KS; sister Edna Nickel of Mountain Lake, MN and two sisters in law Glendeen Schroeder of Mountain Lake, MN and Wilma Harms of Newton, KS.  She is also survived by 4 grandchildren and 2 great grandchildren.


Pauline is preceded in death by her husband, parents, brothers Menno Schroeder and Robert Schroeder and sister Louise Balzer.


Memorial service will be 11:00 a.m. Saturday June 2, 2018 at Grace Hill Mennonite Church with Pastor Weldon Martens presiding.  Private family interment will be in the Grace Hill Cemetery.


Memorials are suggested to the Grace Hill Mennonite Church or Good Shepherd Hospice in care of Petersen Funeral Home.

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One thought on “Pauline Balzer

  1. Dear Family,
    Pauline was the sweetest neighbor when we all lived on Pine Street in Newton.
    We pray the memories you have will bring much peace during this difficult time. Much love to you all.

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