Anna Travnicek and John Krell had 13 children: Myrtle b.1900 d.1965, Edward b.1902 d.1955, Beatrice b.1904 d.1981, John b.1905, Adolph b.1909 d.1945, Mary b.1910, Ernest b.1914 d.1968, Anna b.1915 d.1923, Sylvan b.1917 d. 1978, Frank b.1919, William b.1922, James b. 1924, and Ralph b. 1926. Edward married Albina (Elvina) Wencil and they had three children: Melvin b. 1932 d. 1987, Daniel b. 1935, and Marjorie b. 1945. Melvin married B. Nina Hellesvig and they had six children: Robert, Audrey, Beth Ann, Brenda, Melodee and Edward.