Gerwe Family Quilt Part Two

Squares from the family quilt my mother and aunts gifted my grandparents for Christmas 1981. They hand stitched the squares to tell family anecdotes and history.


Row One: (Left) Uncle Bill's birthdate (Right) Uncle Bill and his wife at the time Carla loved to fish

Row Two: (Left) Saint Rose, the church my grandparents attended (Right) Grandma Mary's birthdate

Row Three: (Left) When my uncles were small, the Gerwe home was quarantined for 3 months, though the quilt key doesn't say what illness caused the quarantine