Steiniger family burials

Westgarthtown Lutheran Cemetery





Given names
[ Pastor Ewald O. 04.04.1901 Linden au der Ruhr 16.04.1964 aged 63
Annemarie (née Kraemer) 05.08.1902 Hilchenbach 29.10.1999 aged 97
  Johanna Gertrud (née Gerhardy) 21.12.1937 Linnich, Germany 11.08.2004 aged 66
  Wolfgang [A] 21.05.1932 Stuttgart 20.12.1976 aged 44




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Pastor Ewald Steiniger (1901 – 1964)

Pastor Ewald Steiniger served Melbourne’s Trinity German Lutheran Church from 1935 until his death in 1964. He was also Thomastown Lutheran Church’s pastor, conducting worship services and also baptisms, marriages and funerals. Prior to his early death when aged 63, he had expressed his wish to be buried facing the Thomastown church which he had grown to love. Buried in the grave beside Pastor Steiniger is his wife Annemarie, who died in 1999, aged 97.