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Dorsey Clinton Van Dyke
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Birth: Mar. 16, 1881
Death: Jan. 27, 1936

Danville Commercial News- January 27, 1936

Obituary: Dorsey Clinton Van Dyke
A short time before he was to be released from the hospital, Dorsey Clinton Van Dyke, age 53, became suddenly ill and died within three minutes. He had been ill of a lung disorder and 10 days ago he was removed to Lake View Hospital. He made very satisfactory progress and according to his physician was to have been discharged from the hospital Monday morning. While eating breakfast he suffered a sudden attack of pulmonary embolism, or stoppage of blood circulation through the lungs and died immediately.
Mr. Van Dyke had been a resident of Danville 14 years, living at 914 North Jackson Street. He was employed in the signal department of Chicago & Eastern Illinois Railroad.
Born March 14, 1881, he was the son (out of 12 children) of J. W. and Janette Van Dyke, Greenup Township, Illinois. Surviving are his widow Mrs. Jennie Van Dyke: two sons, Earl and Loren Van Dyke; two grandsons, Dick and Jerry ; his mother Mrs. Janette Van Dyke Greenup: brothers Walter,Casey, Illinois, George Dewey Richmond, Indiana: two sisters Mrs. Goldie Crutcher, Los Angeles and Mrs. Pearl Shoe, Peach Orchard, Arkansas.
The body was taken to Edmond & Dickson Funeral Home until funeral services. It then was taken to Greenup where further services will be held in Presbyterian Church. Burial is in Greenup Cemetery. 
 
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 Parents:
  James Ward Van Dyke (1853 - 1933)
  Jeanette Peters Van Dyke (1860 - 1946)
 
 Spouse:
  Jennie Ware Van Dyke (1886 - 1968)*
 
 Children:
  Loren W. Van Dyke (1902 - 1975)*
  Earl L. Van Dyke (1911 - 2003)*
 
 Siblings:
  Dorsey Clinton Van Dyke (1881 - 1936)
  Pearl Van Dyke Shoe (1883 - 1973)*
  Issac Van Dyke (1885 - 1932)*
  Golda Van Dyke Crutcher (1887 - 1983)*
  Infant Son Van Dyke (1888 - 1888)*
  James Clinton Van Dyke (1890 - 1953)*
  Franklin Van Dyke (1892 - 1916)*
  Edgar Van Dyke (1894 - 1912)*
  Russell Sage Van Dyke (1896 - 1930)*
  George Dewey Van Dyke (1898 - 1974)*
  John Merill Van Dyke (1903 - 1903)*
  Walter Scott Van Dyke (1905 - 1973)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Greenup Cemetery
Greenup
Cumberland County
Illinois, USA
GPS (lat/lon): 39.24686, -88.17294
 
Maintained by: Joyce
Originally Created by: April Fredrickson
Record added: Feb 01, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 65002085
Dorsey Clinton Van Dyke
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Dorsey Clinton Van Dyke
Added by: Joyce
 
Dorsey Clinton Van Dyke
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In remembrance.
- Alexa K Richard
 Added: Aug. 21, 2013

- Steve
 Added: Jun. 9, 2013
 
 
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