|Birth: ||Feb. 9, 1906|
|Death: ||Dec., 1976|
Word between ‘ ‘ have been corrected from the original news print, (( )) are facts added by Brian D. Vaughn.
Clinton Herald Dec. 24, 1976 Page 8 Col 1
HARRY E. ECHELBARGER
Harry E. Echelbarger, 70, of 1139 N. 13th St., died Thursday (( Dec. 23, 1976 was a Thursday )) at Mercy Hospital.
The funeral will be 2 p.m. Monday at Pape Funeral Home with the Rev. Vernon W. Fasse officiating. Burial will be in Oakland Cemetery.
Pallbearers will be Don Davis, Harold Friis, Kenneth Murphy, Kenneth Duhr, Fred Jennings and Arvid Soderstrom. Honorary pallbearer will be Harvey Soderstrom.
Visitation will be 2 to 5 p.m. and 7 to 9 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home.
He was born Feb. 9, 1906 in Newton Township, Whiteside County, to David and Nellie A. Wheeler Echelbarger. He married Lillian Frederichsen in Clinton Sept. 5, 1923.
Mr. Echelbarger was a tool and die maker for 30 years at DePont until 1970, when he retired.
Surviving include his widow, three sons, Dr. William D. Echelbarger, Quincy, Ill.; Robert V., Mason City and Harry R., Clinton; 12 grandchildren; one great-grandchild and a sister, Mrs. Clara Dillenbeck, Whittier, Calif.
He was preceded in death by two brothers and two sisters.
David Clarence Echelbarger (1858 - 1940)
Nellie A. Wheeler Echelbarger (1864 - 1927)
Lillian A. Frederichsen Echelbarger (1906 - 1991)
Mabel B. Wessel (1885 - 1965)*
Vern F. Echelbarger (1900 - 1958)*
Harry Echelbarger (1906 - 1976)
Created by: Brian D Vaughn
Record added: Feb 04, 2012
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