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Eldo F "Dode" Koss Banning
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Birth: Jul. 31, 1911
Death: Feb. 9, 2011

February 10, 2011

Eldo Banning
Anonymous Effingham Daily News The Effingham Daily News Thu Feb 10, 2011, 11:43 PM CST

COWDEN Eldo F. "Dode" Banning, 99, of Cowden passed away at 11:50 a.m. Wednesday, Feb. 9, 2011, at Shelbyville Rehabilitation & Health Care Center.

Funeral services will be at 10:30 a.m. Saturday at Lockart-Green Funeral Home, Cowden. The Rev. Tim Boyd will officiate. Burial will be in Mound Cemetery, Cowden. Visitation will be from 5 to 7 p.m. Friday. Memorials may be made to First Christian Church of Cowden. Online condolences may be directed to the family at

Dode was born July 31, 1911, in Shelby County, the daughter of Elmer and Anna Meir Koss. She married Frank Banning on Dec. 16, 1933, and he died June 9, 1975.

Dode was a loving homemaker for her family and a doting grandma and great-grandma. She was affiliated with the First Christian Church of Cowden. She formerly was a clerk in Johnsons Grocery Store in Cowden and worked for Cowden Senior Citizens.

Surviving are a son, Rodger (wife, Kaye) Banning of Cowden; grandsons, Michael Griffith of Mount Zion and Bradley Banning of Cowden; and great-grandson, Nicholas Banning of Cowden.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Frank "Copie" Banning; her parents; daughter, Inez Griffith; and grandson, Brian Banning.

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  Frank Leslie Banning (1897 - 1975)*
*Calculated relationship
Married Dec 16, 1933
Mound Cemetery
Shelby County
Illinois, USA
Plot: Block 1, Lot 155
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Record added: Oct 22, 2009
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Eldo F."Dode" Koss BanningJuly 31, 1911-Feb 9, 2011
- Patricia (Jackson) Hudson
 Added: Jun. 11, 2011

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