Wow, this is excellent news, Gaile--well done! That really is such a marvelous feeling, when a connection is made and, Voila! The person is now part of much older history here at WikiTree!
I'm so sad to hear the sad news about Albert, his wife and all four children dying in a tornado. I only learned just this week that back in those days, tornado weather reports were not given out from scientists to townspeople, since predictions were not considered all that reliable, and as a result, lots of people died due to tornados whose deaths nowadays would likely have been prevented, thanks to timely warnings.
A WikiTree free space page could be created for this tornado, along the lines of this 1927 tornado page at WikiTree: