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Ben F. Funk
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Birth: Dec. 6, 1902
Bloomington
McLean County
Illinois, USA
Death: Nov. 24, 1969
McLean County
Illinois, USA

Ben Funk was a participant in the 1924 Olympics at Paris, France. He represented the United States as a middle weight boxer while a student at Yale University.

He married Rita Viginia Smith in Bloomington in 1930.

He was a trust officer for the National City Bank in New York for 13 years from 1930 to 1943, when he returned to McLean County as a farm manager at Funks Grove.
 
 
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 Parents:
  Frank Hamilton Funk (1869 - 1940)
  Florence Mae Risser Funk (1871 - 1923)
 
 Spouse:
  Reta Virginia Smith Funk (1902 - 1977)
 
 Sibling:
  Ben F. Funk (1902 - 1969)
  Florence Funk DeVries (1903 - 1981)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Evergreen Memorial Cemetery
Bloomington
McLean County
Illinois, USA
 
Created by: Tony Cannon
Record added: Feb 01, 2005
Find A Grave Memorial# 10417284
Ben F. Funk
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Ben F. Funk
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