|Birth: ||Dec. 21, 1934|
|Death: ||Jun. 8, 1992|
Obituary - Tuesday, June 9, 1992
The Rochester Sentinel, Rochester, IN
Carol J. Bechtold, 57, Rt. 3, North Manchester, died at 2:25 a.m. Monday at Parkview Memorial Hospital, Fort Wayne, following a lengthy illness.
She was born Dec. 21, 1934 in Allen County to Roy B. and Bessie Glawe Gump. On Sept. 19, 1953 she married Donald L. Bechtold, who survives. She was a member of the Salem United Methodist Church in Wabash County. She had worked for seven years as a bookkeeper at the Bippus State Bank. Prior to that, she had worked 17 years at the former Warner Corporation at North Manchester.
Surviving with her husband are three daughters, Mrs. Daniel (Donna) Zellers and Mrs. Steve (Janet) Woodward, both of Rochester, and Mrs. Michael (Laura) West, Burkley, Ill.; two sons, Kevin J. [Bechtold], North Manchester, and Todd . [Bechtold], Silver Lake; seven grandchildren; a brother, Edgar Gump, Littleton, Colo.; two sisters, Mrs. Foster (Goldie) Bruch, South Whitley, and Mrs. Max (Elizabeth) Bucher, North Manchester. Preceding in death was a sister.
Services will be at 11 a.m. Thursday at the DeLaughter Mortuary, North Manchester, with Bob Armstrong officiating. Burial will be in the Fairview Cemetery in Servia. Friends may call from 2-9 p.m. Wednesday. Memorials may be made to the Wabash County Cancer Society or the Salem United Methodist Church.
Roy B. Gump (1893 - 1983)
Bessie Elizabeth Glaw Gump (1896 - 1939)
Bertha M Gump Taylor (1916 - 1974)*
Elizabeth Ann Gump Bucher (1933 - 1994)*
Carol Joan Gump Bechtold (1934 - 1992)
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