|Birth: ||Dec. 17, 1917|
|Death: ||Dec. 6, 1998|
Graveside funeral services for former Gilman barber Allan Arends, 80, were held
last Saturday at the Gilman Cemetery with Pastor Robert Downs of St. Paul
Lutheran Church officiating.
Mr. Arends died Dec. 6 (1998) at the Meadowview Life Center in Lakeland, Fla.
Mr. Arends was born Dec. 17, 1917, in Danforth, the son of Rimmer and Olga Gerth
He was a barber for 45 years in Gilman, Champaign and Kankakee.
He was also Past Master of the Gilman Masons and a 50 year member having served
as District Grand Deputy of Illinois.
He also served for eight years on the Iroquois County Board of Zoning Appeals.
Mr. Arends and his wife Mary B. (Marberry) Arends were married Aug. 27, 1938.
Also surviving are a son and daughter-in-law, Robert A. and Marianne (Borchers)
Arends of Wisconsin and Florida and a daughter and son-in-law, Susan and Jeff
Carpenter of Tampa, Fla., four grandchildren and four great grandchildren.
Rimmer Arends (1893 - 1965)
Olga E. Arends (1894 - 1953)
Mary B Marberry Arends (1918 - 2004)*
Created by: Joseph Anthony
Record added: Dec 01, 2012
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