|Birth: ||Aug. 19, 1852|
|Death: ||Sep. 27, 1914|
JOHN FRANKLIN KANTZ
John Kantz died at 5:25 o'clock last evening at the home of his son, Louis Kantz, 2500 Ferry Street. His death being caused by a complication of disease. He was born on August 19, 1852, and was a son of Lucas & Dorothea Kantz. His entire life was spent in Lafayette. He was a man of excellent character and was a good citizen. He was honest and industrious and was a devoted husband and father. He is survived by a widow and the following children; Frank Kantz and Mrs. Robert Morris of Ontario, Canada; William W.
Kantz of Lima O; Mrs. A.J. Schofield of Santa Maria, CA; Mrs Cliford Chapman of Indianapolis; Esther, Louis, Harvey, Oliver and Omega Kantz of this city. He is also survived by his father, three sisters and six brothers. The funeral will be conducted from the residence some time tomorrow and the interment will be made in Springvale cemetery.
His marriage to Catharine Hill in Carroll County, Indiana was on August 22, 1873. Eleven children were born to this couple.
Lucas Kantz (1826 - 1916)
Dorothea Margaret Weil Kantz (1834 - 1905)
Catherine N. Hill Kantz (1852 - 1922)*
George Franklin Kantz (1874 - 1933)*
Dora Hannah Kantz Morris (1876 - 1960)*
Emma Alice Kantz Schofield (1878 - 1931)*
Lewis Clarance Kantz (1881 - 1959)*
Carrie Kantz (1883 - 1899)*
Harvey Hayward Kantz (1886 - 1947)*
Oliver Morton Kantz (1887 - 1959)*
Esther Ann Kantz Frank (1889 - 1942)*
Omega Kantz (1892 - 1953)*
Elsie Pearl Kantz Chapman (1895 - 1972)*
Spring Vale Cemetery
Plot: Section 36, lot 38
Created by: L. A.
Record added: May 30, 2003
Find A Grave Memorial# 7515442
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