|Birth: ||Feb. 10, 1886|
|Death: ||Aug. 7, 1972|
Adam Edward Binau, son of Mr. and Mrs. Phillip John Binau was born in Clay Township of Wayne County nine miles west of Corydon, Iowa on February 10, 1886. He passed away suddenly at the Corydon Manor Nursing Home in Corydon on August 5 at the age of 86 years, five months and 25 days.
On May 20, 1956 he and Mrs. Nevada Crooks were united in marriage at the Baptist Church in Corydon, Iowa. There they resided up to the date of June 19, 1972 when he entered the Nursing Home where he passed away.
He leaves to mourn his passing, his wife, Mrs. Nevada Binau, and four step-children. Two step-sons, Cleo Crooks of Gutherie Can-Frances Crooks of Sewal, Iowa. Two step-daughters, Mrs. Ray (Pauline) Middleton of Yale, Iowa and Mrs. Charlie (Geneva) Parham of Waterloo, Iowa. One sister-in-law, Mrs. Nellie Binau of Oklahoma, and a number of grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his father and mother, two brothers, William Franklin and Albert Harrison and one sister, Martha Mary Ann and one daughter by his previous marriage. Ed was well known in Wayne and Lucas County where he spent the biggest share of his life farming. He will be remembered as a find and considerate person by those who knew him. At the age of 17 Ed confessed Jesus Christ as his savior and after baptism became a member of the Sharon Baptist Church.
Funeral services were held Monday, August 7 from the Wolf Funeral Home in Corydon, Iowa with Reverend Davis Brown officiating.
Phillip John Binau (1853 - 1889)
Mary Anne Mondt Binau (1862 - 1892)
Nevada Crooks Van Doran Binau (1889 - 1972)*
Kathryn J Binau (____ - 1923)*
William Frederick Binau (1882 - 1945)*
Martha May Daliana Binau (1884 - 1903)*
Adam Edward Binau (1886 - 1972)
Albert Harry Binau (1888 - 1971)*
Created by: Shirley Honaker
Record added: Jan 28, 2012
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