Claude Edmund Schrempp


Claude Edmund Schrempp of Lewiston passes away Thursday, July 25, 2013, at Royal Plaza Retirement Community from complications of renal failure.

He was born Sept. 3, 1919, in St. Helena, Neb., and was the second boy (of 10 boys) born to Otto and Theresa Schrempp.

In 1976, he and his brothers went back to Eagle Butte to an all-school reunion. He reacquainted with his schoolmate, Marian Brewer Wood, who live a few hundred yards down the road from him growing up. They corresponded to her home in Albuquerque, N.M. He is survived by his wife, Marian: his children Claudia Schrempp Decker and Robert (Anne) Schrempp; four grandchildren, Aaronn (Keith) Ranisate, Robin (Matt) Lynch, Sarah (Jeff) Schmaltz, Dan (Aubre) Schrempp, five great-grandchildren, Trey and Becca Schmaltz, Kaleigh and Lucie Ranisate and James Lynch; brothers Jerome (Jeanne) Schrempp, Fulgence (Nancy) Schrempp, Melvin (Georgia) Schrempp and many nieces and nephews and his 6 great-grandchild, Abigail Grace Schrempp.