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Huffman, Ervin Wesley Jr. "Sonny" (#6061365)
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Bio Photo I ONLY USUALLY LIST MY OWN FAMILY OR CLOSE INDIVIDUALS FOR THE SAKE OF FAMILY TREES. Born August 4, in Peoria, Illinois. I never liked the name Ervin Wesley Huffman Jr. until I found out about two great grandpas. One was Ervin Oscar Brown and the other John Wesley Huffman. My grandma took a name from each to name my dad. I also have the nick name Sonny but my maternal side called me "Tink" because they didn't like either. Graduated Woodruff High School 1972, Illinois Central College 1974, Bradley University Cum Laude 12/76. Two children Tabitha Jean 11/9/79 and Robert Wesley 5/9/84. Pianist/organist for various churches. Began playing for church when 10 years old. Organist St. Philomena's Peoria 1989-1996. St Bernard's Peoria 1996-Present. Also organist St Vincent's Peoria. Volunteer several organizations, including nursing home work. Certified Teacher IL & TX. Retired Caterpillar Inc. Family names: Huffman, Reinholdt, Garrett, Frahm, Brown, Oltman, Spencer, Hulvey, Smith.
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Gwen and Bob
RE: Photo permission
Thanks very much! Gwen
Added by Gwen and Bob on Jan 27, 2014 10:24 AM
Gwen and Bob
Photo permission
May I have your permission to use your photo of Springdale Cemetery on my family tree, with attribution to you? Thanks very much for your consideration. Gwen
Added by Gwen and Bob on Jan 24, 2014 1:29 PM
Elizabeth Keckley
Thanks so much for taking the time and effort to post the photo of her memorial marker, as well as her quilt and her photo.
Added by CSM on Aug 30, 2013 5:06 PM
Gail Hahn Hutchcraft
Anna Beck Frahm
How about name of her father? Gail Hutchcraft
Gibson City
Added by Gail Hahn Hutchcraft on Mar 05, 2013 1:44 PM
Gail Hahn Hutchcraft
Anna Mrs. Jacob Beck
WOW: We may connect! I have Anna Beck d. 12-16-1905 @ Deer Creek, Tazewell County. Buried w/Jacob Beck @ Drummer Twp. Cemetery in Gibson City, Ford County.

Do you have any other info on this Anna? And what was their connection to Gibson City? Gail
Added by Gail Hahn Hutchcraft on Mar 05, 2013 1:40 PM
Gail Hahn Hutchcraft
Jacob & Minnie Beck Frahm
I see on Find A Grave, Jacob was your GGGrandfather; I am researching his (2nd?) wife, Minnie A. Beck
b. 7-8-1877
d/o Jacob H. Beck & Anna Unknown Beck
m. Jacob Frahm after 1900

Do you have any Beck information? We are trying to learn maiden name of Anna (Mrs. Jacob) Beck.

Genealogy - the art of confusing the dead and annoying the living

Gail Hutchcraft
Ford County, Illinois
Added by Gail Hahn Hutchcraft on Feb 05, 2013 3:12 PM
Kathie L. Webb Blair
RE: Yul Brynner and Day 65
Dear "Sonny",
I happened to read your tribute to Yul Brynner from Sept 23, 2012. It was day 65 of quitting smoking. Interestingly enough, I was not only looking for what I'd written to him a few yrs. ago, but was also going to let him know I finally listened to him and had quit smoking myself on Feb 17, 2007. Just wondering how your quitting smoking is coming along. I hope you are still smoke free. I had to use the patch, but it was worth it. Also spent @$15,000 refurbishing my house that I'd smoked in for nearly 30 years. Needless to say, not one cigarette has entered this house and not one cigarette has crossed these lips! Best of luck to you, sir! I also admire you for playing the organ at the different churches. Happy graving! With All Sincerity,
Kathie L.Webb Blair, Portland, Oregon
Added by Kathie L. Webb Blair on Jan 16, 2013 7:17 AM
RE: Fuchs
So sorry about your dad. May God give you comfort and peace. Sure, contact me whenever you have time if you want some transfers. Just give me a list.

Added by Jeanette on Nov 02, 2011 9:44 PM
Also, I can transfer these memorials to you if you'd like. Just let me know which ones.
Added by Jeanette on Nov 02, 2011 7:28 AM
RE: Fuchs
You're welcome! I've been working on Fondulac Cemetery for over a year now and it's been fun. I did set up the memorials but I can't take credit for the photo you mention. Somebody else added that one. You may add photos to all or any of these memorials, too, if you'd's open for you to.

Added by Jeanette on Nov 02, 2011 7:27 AM
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