|Birth: ||Dec. 5, 1877|
|Death: ||Nov. 26, 1946|
The son of Henry Funk and 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.
Julia Iola Funk Schulze
Lillian M. Funk Mager
Infant Daughter Funk
Harry C. Funk
Julia A. Funk Schulze
George Garrett Funk
Ida Josephine Funk Zigrang
Carl J. Funk
Edward Lawrence Funk
Raymond H. Funk
Heinrich Funk (1852 - 1921)
Elizabeth Hagen Funk (1852 - 1929)
Julia Iola Funk Schulze (1901 - 1983)*
Lillian M. Funk Mager (1904 - 1992)*
Note: Death certificate, census records and obituary give Theodore's birth year as 1877, although the stone says 1878. Double click click on photo to enlarge image.
Created by: Lynn Marie Vint
Record added: Jul 22, 2010
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