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Virgil Ray Wankel
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Birth: Aug. 22, 1911
Waverly Junction
Bremer County
Iowa, USA
Death: Apr. 1, 1991
Jacksonville
Morgan County
Illinois, USA

WANKEL, V. Ray; b:22-Aug-1911, Waverly Junction, IA; d:01-Apr-1991, Jacksonville, IL (Passavant Hospital); bu: Memorial Lawn Cemetery, Jacksonville, IL; m: Bessie Smith on 23-Apr-1936 in Nortonville, IL; fa: Harry Wankel; mo: Louise Fox. A resident of Meredosia, IL. Survived by his wife; two children: Madalene Wankel and Jim Wankel, both of Jacksonville; four grandchildren: Jeff, Robbie, Scott and Kristal Wankel, all of Jacksonville; three brothers: Carl Wankel of Jacksonville, Ralph Wankel of Beardstown, and Paul Wankel of Many, La.; two sisters: Dorothy Reining of Jacksonville and Alice Wankel of Beardstown. Preceded by one brother: Floyd Wankel.
 
 
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 Parents:
  Harry Henry Wankel (1888 - 1962)
  Sara Louise Fox Wankel (1889 - 1969)
 
 Spouse:
  Bessie Elizabeth Smith Wankel (1910 - 2004)
 
 Children:
  Madalene R Wankel (1945 - 1999)*
  James A. Wankel (1946 - 2010)*
 
 Siblings:
  Virgil Ray Wankel (1911 - 1991)
  Dorothy Ellen Wankel Reining (1914 - 2005)*
  Carl Henry Wankel (1918 - 2001)*
  Ralph Wankel (1926 - 2015)*
  Paul Frank Wankel (1929 - 1995)*
  Alice Louise Wankel (1931 - ____)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Memorial Lawn Cemetery
Jacksonville
Morgan County
Illinois, USA
 
Created by: Robert Kuhmann
Record added: Jan 16, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 83557759
Virgil Ray Wankel
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Virgil Ray Wankel
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RIP - my mother, Emma Louise Kuechler was your 2nd-cousin. Her Grandmother Wankel, and your Grandfather Wankel were brother and sister...
- Robert Kuhmann
 Added: Jan. 16, 2012
 
 
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