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Arthur J. Goeken
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Birth: May 8, 1925
Death: Jul. 3, 2010

Arthur J. Goeken, 85, of Delavan, Ill., passed away at 10:35 p.m. Saturday, July 3, 2010, at Pekin Hospital in Pekin, Ill.

He was born May 8, 1925, in rural Delavan to Harry and Gladys Selk Goeken. He married Elsie Weishaupt on Aug. 8, 1948, in Mackinaw, Ill.

Arthur was preceded in death by three brothers, one sister and one grandson.

Art farmed in Delavan and Missouri for most of his life, retiring in 1987.

He was a member of the American Soybean Association, Delavan American Legion Post 382, Delavan Masonic Lodge AF&AM; and Peoria Shrine and Consistory. He had volunteered at Pekin Hospital, made the Walk to Emmaus 15, and was an avid Chicago Cubs fan.

He was an active member of Delavan United Methodist Church.

Memorial contributions may be made to Delavan United Methodist Church. 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Harry H Goeken (1898 - 1981)
  Gladys V Selk Goeken (1902 - 1985)
 
 Spouse:
  Elsie M Goeken (1928 - ____)
 
 Siblings:
  Arthur J. Goeken (1925 - 2010)
  Charles Bernhard Goeken (1927 - 1928)*
  Gayle Keith Goeken (1930 - 1936)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Prairie Rest Cemetery
Delavan
Tazewell County
Illinois, USA
 
Maintained by: Terri Kallio
Originally Created by: Amy Robbins-Tjaden
Record added: Jul 05, 2010
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Arthur J. Goeken
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Arthur J. Goeken
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Rest in peace cousin.
- Terri Kallio
 Added: Jul. 5, 2010

- Bob & Nancy Cannon
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- Amy
 Added: Jul. 5, 2010
 
 
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