|Birth: ||Nov. 19, 1898|
|Death: ||Apr. 5, 1958|
Rockford Morning Star, Sunday, April 6, 1958
BELVIDERE - Mrs. Bessie M. Banks. 69, 818 Prospect st., died at 4 p.m. Saturday in her home.
She was born Nov. 19, 1889, in Franklin township, DeKalb county, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Daniel Powell. She was married to Walter Gustavison in 1916. He died in 1930. She was married to Alfred J. Banks March 2, 1932, in Rockford. She came to Boone county in 1932 after living in Kirkland. She was a member of First Presbyterian church.
Surviving are her husband; a son, Wayne Gustavison, Belvidere; two granddaughters; a brother, Dan, Belvidere; and a sister, Mrs. Kitty Taylor, Kirkland.
Services will be held at 2 p.m. Tuesday in the Atkins-Johnson funeral home with Dr. Ray Turner, pastor of Presbyterian church, officiating. Burial will be in Flora cemetery. Friends may call at the funeral home Monday afternoon and evening.
Alfred J. Banks (1884 - 1964)
Created by: Dean McMakin
Record added: Jan 01, 2006
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