Nov. 26, 1946 Golden Eagle Calhoun County Illinois, USA
The son of Heinrich "Henry" Funk and Susan "Elizabeth" Hagen, Theodore married Nancy Elizabeth "Daisy" Evering on 22 Jan 1899 in Calhoun County, Illinois. They were the parents of 5 children.
Theodore worked as a carpenter and later as a salesman in a general store. In 1940, he worked doing road maintenance in Calhoun County.
Theodore died 9 days before his 69th birthday at the home of his daughter, Julia Iola Schulze.
He was survived by 2 daughters, Julia Iola Schulze of Golden Eagle, and Lillian Mager of Alton; 1 son, Harry Funk of Batchtown; 3 brothers, Ed and Raymond, both of Batchtown, and Carl of Hardin; and 1 sister, Ida Zigrang of Batchtown.
In addition to his parents, Theodore was preceded in death by his wife, Daisy; and 2 infant children.
Visitation was held at Hanks Funeral Home in Hardin. It was continued before the beginning of services at the Batchtown Methodist Church on the morning of 29 Nov 1946. Funeral services were conducted at 2 p.m. that afternoon at the church.
Children: 3 daughters, 1 son, 1 infant.
Father of: Infant Funk Julia Iola Funk Schulze Lillian M. Funk Mager Infant Daughter Funk Harry C. Funk
Theodore's siblings: Julia A. Funk Schulze George Garrett Funk Leo Anton Funk Ida Josephine Funk Zigrang Carl J. Funk Edward Lawrence Funk Raymond H. Funk