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Cornelius Lester Van Sickle
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Birth: Jan. 15, 1890
Cedar County
Iowa, USA
Death: Apr. 15, 1941
Steele County
Minnesota, USA

The Hawkeye Record Newspaper
Burlington, Des Moines County, Iowa
24 April 1941:


Funeral services were held at 2 p.m. Friday in the Turner Chapel, Cedar Rapids, for Cornelius Lester Van Sickle, former Cedar Rapids Cities Service Sales Manager. Mt. Hermon Masonic order had charge of the services in the chapel and at the grave in Oak Hill cemetery in the Lester Van Sickle family lot. Survivors are his wife, Ruth, a sister, Mrs. H. Focht, Cedar Rapids; two brothers, J. G. Van Sickle and Dolph Van Sickle of Springville; one nephew, Merle Van Sickle and a number of nieces.

Relatives and friends who attended the funeral from here were: Mr. and Mrs. J. G. Van Sickle and their daughter, Mrs. David Welch of Chicago; Mr. and Mrs. Dolph Van Sickle and daughter, Mrs. James Dunn, Mr. and Mrs. Harry freeman, Mr. and Mrs. P. E. Ballou, Mr. and Mrs. H. C. Carbee, Mrs. R. F. Wiley, Mrs. C. C. Wells, Mrs. L. J. Miller and Mrs. Rhetta Jenson.

Hosts of friends and business associates from St. Paul, where Mr. Van Sickle had resided for the past 11 years, and Mr. and Mrs. Stanley Dytrt, nephew and niece of Mr. Van Sickle from Minneapolis, attended the funeral. The floral tributes were numerous, showing the esteem the deceased was held in among his friends.

Family links: 
  Lester Van Sickle (1845 - 1931)
  Dorothy Elizabeth Finch Van Sickle (1847 - 1926)
  Julius Gerald Van Sickle (1875 - 1952)*
  Dolph Van Sickle (1881 - 1957)*
  Cornelius Lester Van Sickle (1890 - 1941)
*Calculated relationship
Oak Hill Cemetery
Cedar Rapids
Linn County
Iowa, USA
Created by: The Genealogy Genie
Record added: Sep 05, 2009
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Cornelius Lester Van Sickle
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Cornelius Lester Van Sickle
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 Added: Sep. 5, 2009

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