Arthur John Reetz1

M, #9266, b. 19 January 1920, d. 28 February 1997
     Arthur John Reetz was born on 19 January 1920 at Elmhurst, DuPage County, Illinois.1,2,3,4 He married Lola Evylin Childers, daughter of Noah Paramore Childers and Lola Ella Smyly, on 2 April 1944 at Jasper County, Texas.4 He became a widower upon the death of his wife, Lola Evylin Reetz, on 28 April 1964 at 818 Ogden Street, Jasper, Jasper County, Texas.5,6,3 He died on 28 February 1997 at Jasper, Jasper County, Texas, at age 77 years, 1 month and 9 days.2,1,3 He was buried at Jasper City Cemetery, Main Street, Jasper, Jasper County, Texas.3,7

Child of Arthur John Reetz and Lola Evylin Childers

  • Joan Evelyn Reetz8

Family: Arthur John Reetz and Lula May Bobbitt


  1. [S1422] Death Records, U. S., Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007, Name:     Arthur John Reetz
    [Arthur J Reetz]
    SSN:     320125984
    Gender:     Male
    Race:     White
    Birth Date:     19 Jan 1920
    Birth Place:     Elmhurst, Illinois
    Father Name:     George D Reetz
    Mother Name:     Martha M Grobe
    Death Date:     28 Feb 1997
    Type of Claim:     Original SSN.
    Notes:     Jul 1937: Name listed as ARTHUR JOHN REETZ; 12 Mar 1997: Name listed as ARTHUR J REETZ.
  2. [S20] Death Records, SSDI Search Results.
  3. [S995] Art & Evelyn Reetz, Cemetery Marker, Jasper City Cemetery, Main Street, Jasper, Jasper County, Texas.
  4. [S957] Vivian Cogbid, Jim Folsom, Versie Truett, One Hundred Years of Jasper County Marriages 1849-1949, p. 41.
  5. [S1293] Texas, U.S., Death Certificates, 1903-1982, online, Name:     Lola Evelyn Reetz
    [Lola Evelyn Childers]
    Birth Date:     23 Dec 1917
    Birth Place:     Bessmay, Texas
    Gender:     Female
    Race:     White
    Residence:     Jasper, Jasper, Texas
    Spouse:     A J Reetz
    Father:     N P Childers
    Mother:     Lola Smyly
    Age at Death:     46
    Death Date:     28 Apr 1964
    Death Place:     Jasper, Jasper, Texas, USA.
  6. [S391] Texas Death Index, online, Name:     Lola Reetz
    Death Date:     28 Apr 1964
    Death County:     Jasper
    Gender:     Female
    Marital Status:     Single.
  7. [S806] Find A Grave, online, Memorial# 106895460 - Arthur J. "Art" Reetz.
  8. [S314] Texas, U.S., Birth Index, 1903-1997, online