|Birth: ||Feb. 5, 1868|
|Death: ||Mar. 8, 1942|
Retired St Elmo Man Dies of Pneumonia
Ferdinand Bandelow, 74, died at his home of St Elmo at eight o'clock Sunday morning, March 8. He had been in poor health for one year, but was only seriously ill two days with pneumonia. Mr Bandelow, a farmer, was born and lived his entire life at the same place. He retired from active work about a year ago.
Ferdinand Bandelow, son of the late Mr and Mrs Gottfried Bandalow, was born Feb 8 1868 near St Elmo. He was baptized, attended Christian day school, and was confirmed at the Bethlehem Lutheran church. May 6, 1900 he was wedded to Miss Eda Plank and to this union five children were born: four sons and one daughter, Augusta, who died one year ago.
He leaves to mourn, the widow, four sons and four daughter-in-laws: Mr and Mrs Fred Bandelow,LaGrange; Mr and Mrs Walter Bandelow, Forrest Park; Mr and Mrs Robert Bandelow, Western Springs; Mr and Mrs Delbert Bandelow, who live with the mother. Three brothers survive and 16 grandchildren.
Funeral services were conducted on Tuesday, a service at the home at 12 noon, and at Bethlehem Lutheran church at 1 p.m., with the Rev N J Naumann, Altamont, delivering the sermon. Burial was in Bethlehem cemetery.
Gottfried Friedrich Bandelow (1827 - 1910)
Christine G Stuemke Bandelow (1837 - 1914)
Eda Anna Johanna Plank Bandelow (1877 - 1969)*
Gottfried Herman August Bandelow (1901 - 1975)*
Augusta Helen Wilhelmine Bandelow Goers (1902 - 1941)*
Walter Friedrich August Bandelow (1906 - 1993)*
Robert Friedrich William Bandelow (1910 - 1986)*
Delbert William Herman Bandelow (1917 - 2003)*
August Friedrich William Bandelow (1856 - 1942)*
Carl Friedrich Wilhelm Bandelow (1858 - 1939)*
Herman Friedrich Wilhelm Bandelow (1863 - 1949)**
Maria Fredericke Ernestine Bandelow Beccue (1865 - 1941)*
Ferdinand Friedrich Wilhelm Bandelow (1868 - 1942)
Created by: Barbara
Record added: Aug 24, 2009
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