|Birth: ||Apr. 2, 1858, Germany|
|Death: ||Jul. 19, 1951|
August Banik was a native of the Posen area of Germany. He married Augusta Drews in Germany, and they came to Texas shortly after their marriage.
They were the parents of ten children; one son died in infancy. Their children were: Ernest (1885-1968); Albert (1886-1968); Ottilie Rolke (1888-1973); Hulda Bluhm (1891-1972); Carl Wilhelm (Feb. 14, 1893-Aug. 21, 1893); Helen Kablitz (1895-1975); Herman (1898-1969); Frieda Kern (1901-1972); Fritz (1903-1973); and William (1905-1977).
OBITUARY FROM THE WEST NEWS: August Banik, 93, Buried at Gerald
Funeral services were held Saturday for August Banik, 93, who died at 7:15 p.m. Thursday at his residence at Elm Mott.
The services were held at Aderhold's Chapel in West Saturday at 2 p.m. and at 3 p.m. at St. Paul's Evangelical and Reformed Church at Gerald. The Rev. John G. Mueller officiated.
Survivors are five sons, Ernest Banik of Elm Mott, Albert Banik of Crosby, Fritz Banik of Waco, Herman Banik of Hubbard and William Banik of Houston; four daughters, Mrs. Ottilie Rolke of Dayton, Mrs. Hulda Bluhm of West, Mrs. Freida Kern of New Orleans, Mrs. Helen Kablitz of N. East, Pennsylvania; 29 grandchildren and 16 great-grandchildren.
Augusta Drews Banik (1864 - 1934)*
Ernest O. Banik (1885 - 1968)*
Albert Gustav Banik (1886 - 1968)*
Ottilie Annie Banik Rolke (1888 - 1973)*
Hulda Antonia Banik Bluhm (1891 - 1972)*
Carl Wilhelm Banik (1893 - 1893)*
Helen Banik Kablitz (1895 - 1975)*
Herman Edward Banik (1898 - 1969)*
Frieda Augusta Banik Kern (1901 - 1972)*
Fritz C. Banik (1903 - 1973)*
William August Banik (1905 - 1977)*
Plot: Lot D Plot 159
Created by: Daniel Bode
Record added: Aug 12, 2008
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