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Elmer Ellsworth Funkhouser
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Birth: Apr. 22, 1867
Terre Haute
Vigo County
Indiana, USA
Death: Feb. 8, 1945
Terre Haute
Vigo County
Indiana, USA

Son of Benjamin Isaac Funkhouser 1842-1878 and Sarah Jane Shank 1846-1935

Husband of Nora O. Acord. Father of Sarah Agnes (1896-), Myrtle Marie (1897-1951), Edna Irene (1899-), Ula Eve (1901-1902), Lena Mae (1903-1984), Elmer Leon (1908-1962).


Obituary published in Terre Haute Tribune Star 10 Feb 1945 Page 2:

Elmer E. Funkhouser, 77 years old, died at 3 o'clock Thursday afternoon at this home, R. R. 2, West Terre Haute, following a week's illness. He was a pioneer farmer of Vigo County. He is survived by one son, Elmer, R. R. 2, Paris, Ill.; four daughters, Mrs. Agness Whitesell, R. R. 2, West Terre Haute; Mrs. Marie Laney, New Goshen, Ind.; Mrs. Edna Eastham, R. R. 1, Paris, and Mrs. Lena Killion of Terre Haute; 29 grandchildren, 17 great-grandchildren, one sister, Mrs. Lily Whitesell, R. R. 2, West Terre Haute, and one brother, Jacob Funkhouser, of Paris. The body was taken to the Frist Funeral Home and will be returned to the residence Saturday. Funeral services will be held at the Rose Hill Church, west of New Goshen, at 2 o'clock Sunday afternoon. Burial will be in the Rose Hill Cemetery.



 
 
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 Parents:
  Benjamin Funkhouser (1842 - 1878)
  Sarah Jane Shank Funkhouser Bozarth (1846 - 1935)
 
 Spouse:
  Nora Orleta Acord Funkhouser (1870 - 1940)*
 
 Children:
  Ula Eve Funkhouser (1901 - 1902)*
 
 Siblings:
  Elsie Bell Funkhouser Lenderman (1865 - 1943)*
  Elmer Ellsworth Funkhouser (1867 - 1945)
  John B Funkhouser (1869 - 1938)*
  Mary Lillian Funkhouser Whitesel (1871 - 1952)*
  Levi Delmont Funkhouser (1874 - 1875)*
  Jacob R. Funkhouser (1879 - 1957)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Rose Hill Cemetery
New Goshen
Vigo County
Indiana, USA
 
Maintained by: JP Phillips
Originally Created by: Betty Orme
Record added: Mar 22, 2003
Find A Grave Memorial# 7282822
Elmer Ellsworth Funkhouser
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- Geraldine Barnett
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