Erna Schlavin (1917 - 1991)

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erna schlavin geborene balsereit (balceraitis) ist july 7. 1917 in Litauen geboren. sie hatte Martha Jurevicius geb . Balsereit (Balzereit), Metha, Therese als schwester und Julius Balzereit und Eduard Balsereit als brüder.
1945 flüchtete die familie -wilhelm Balceraitis (Balsereit) , und Ehefrau pauline Balceraitis (Balsereit) geborene Buch mit ihren Kindern: Eduard , Julius, Erna, Martha u.a. nach deutschland.
Erna Schlavin geb. Balsereit und Martha Jurevicius geb. Balsereit schiffen 1945 nach Chicago über. Sie finden in Chicago eine neue Heimat, verlieben, verheiraten und bekommen Kinder.

1948 verstarb Wilhelm Balceraitis eingedeutscht Balsereit in Diepholz (Deutschland ,Niedersachsen bei Bremen) Sein grab wird heute noch als denkmal in der stadt diepholz deutschland gepflegt.

Edurd Balsereit blieb mit seiner frau erna,geb.Strangulies in Diepholz, Eduard war sehr stark Sehbehindert und wollte mit seiner Frau Erna Balsereit geb. Stragulis in Deutschland bleiben .Sie haben mit Ihren eigenen Händen und mit Hilfe der Nachbarn Emil Bankman und Therese Bankmann geb. Balsereit ein Haus gebaut in Barlager Weg 61 in Diepholz , Deutschland. Dieses Haus war bis 1984 das Familienhaus der Familie Balsereit, Bis ein eingeheirateter Ehemann von Erna Horstmann Dallige geb. Balsereit eine Hypothek zur Renovierung des Hauses aufnahm. Als der Vater Eduar Balsereit starb konte die Familie Erna Dallige geb. Balsereit die Hypothek nicht mehr bezahlen. Das Haus wurde Zwangsversteigert. Seit dem ist die Familie Balsereit zerbrochen.
Die Familie Eduard Balsereit hat acht Kinder und drei Stiefkinder in diesem Haus aufgezogen. So lange Erna und Eduard leben, war die Famile Balsereit eine stolze und liebevolle Familie.
Erna Schlavin geb. Balsereit hatte guten Kontakt zu Witold und meta Jungblut, und vielen anderen, aber witold erbte 1991 das haus und das grundstück von erna und tom schlavin .... campbell ave , chicago ILL. Heute leben die Kinder von Martha in Chicago, Brigitte Rohrbacher sie hat zwei töchter, sie ist heute 78 Jahe alt ihr mann oswald ist im altersheim gestorben. Benjamin ist das zweite mal verheiratet und lebt in chicago. ihr ältester sohn anton ist mit ca 30 Lebensjahr verstorben.
heute haben brigitte rohrbacher in chicago,tochter von martha jurevicius ,gebr.balsereit mit brigitte lehman , geborene balsereit ,tochter von eduard balsereit deutschland, noch schriftlichen und telefonischen kontakt. edurds kinder: Willi-Paul balsereit brühl, brigitte lehmann , gebr. balsereit sulingen, erna horstmann-dallige, gebr. balsereit sulingen, regina dieckmann , gebr. balsereit nord deutschland, helene balsereit, hamburg,renate (rena) balsereit, bonn, benjamin balsereit,Bonn,
helmut balsereit, bremen. Die Geschwister haben kein oder nur bedingten persönlichen Kontakt. Seit dem die Mutter Erna Balsereit und der Vater Edurard Balsereit gestorben sind, ist der Kontakt zerstört.

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cambell AVE, Chicago, Cook County, IL USA

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Chicago, Cook County, IL USA

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1917 - In the year that Erna Schlavin was born, the NHL (National Hockey League) was established as a response to the demise of the National Hockey Association (NHA). The first superstar of the League was "Phantom" Joe Malone of the Montreal Canadiens, a leading scorer with records that still stand. The Canadiens won the NHL championship over the Senators.

1918 - Erna was just 1 year old when on November 11th, an armistice was signed between the Allies and Germany, ending the fighting on the Western Front in World War I. This meant a complete defeat of Germany although Germany never formally surrendered. It took another six months of negotiations to sign an actual peace treaty between the warring parties.

1963 - When she was 46 years old, on November 22nd, Vice President Lyndon B. Johnson became the 36th President of the United States when President John Kennedy was shot and killed in Dallas, Texas. Johnson was sworn in on the plane carrying Kennedy's body back to Washington D.C.

1989 - At the age of 72 years old, Erna was alive when on November 9th, the Berlin Wall fell. The Wall was built by the East Germans to keep East Berliners from escaping into West Berlin, separating families and friends. When the head of the East German Communist Party announced that day that East Berliners could cross whenever they pleased, happy crowds surged across the border. People brought tools and took parts of the hated wall.

1991 - In the year of Erna Schlavin's passing, on December 25th, the Soviet Union flag was lowered and replaced by the Russian tricolor flag. It was the end of the Soviet Union. Mikhail Gorbachev resigned as President of the Soviet Union and Boris Yeltsin became President of the Russian Republic.

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Erna Schlavin died on March 5, 1991 in Chicago, IL, USA at 73 years of age. There is no known cause of death. She was born on July 7, 1917 in Chicago, IL, USA. We are unaware of information about Erna's family.

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Erna war eine liebevolle, aufrichtige , führsorgliche und schöne Frau. Sie kümmerte sich liebevoll um ihren Ehemann Tom Schlavin. Sie hat Ihre Mutter Pauline Balsereit im 90 Lebensjahr von Diepholz Deutschland nach Chicago geflogen und gab ihrem Leben die Liebe die eine Tochter seiner Mutter geben konnte. Pauline Balsereit ist glücklich und geliebt in die Ewigkeit gegangen. Sie wusste, dass Ihre Tochter Erna Schlavin geb. Balsereit für Ihre Mutter da war, dies haben sie auch durch die Inschrift ihrer Grabsteine bezeugt.
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