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Rudolph Wendelin
Birth: Feb. 27, 1910
Herndon
Rawlins County
Kansas, USA
Death: Aug. 31, 2000
Falls Church
Falls Church City
Virginia, USA

Famed caretaker and artist/illustrator of the 'Smokey the Bear' character of the National Forest Service. 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Paul H. Wendelin (1884 - 1946)
  Mary E. Hauptman Wendelin (1882 - 1950)
 
 Spouse:
  Carrol M Wendelin (1920 - 2015)*
 
*Calculated relationship

Cause of death: Injuries sustained in a car accident
 
Burial:
Immanuel Lutheran Cemetery
Ludell
Rawlins County
Kansas, USA
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Record added: Jul 23, 2001
Find A Grave Memorial# 23262
Rudolph Wendelin
Added by: Ron Moody
 
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