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Virgil Franklin Younker
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Birth: Jul. 31, 1907
Windsor
Shelby County
Illinois, USA
Death: Aug. 6, 1998
Moweaqua
Shelby County
Illinois, USA

MOWEAQUA - Virgil F. Younker, 91, of Moweaqua died 7:15 p.m. Thursday (Aug. 6, 1998) in St. Mary's Hospital, Decatur.

Services will be 11 a.m. Monday in Seitz Funeral Home, Moweaqua, with visitation 6 to 8 p.m. Sunday. Burial will be in Oddfellow Cemetery, Moweaqua. Memorials: First Christian Church of Moweaqua.

Mr. Younker was born July 31, 1907, in Windsor, the son of Richard and Flora Henderson Younker. He was a retired farmer and a member of First Christian Church of Moweaqua. He married Vera Mae O'Kelley in Cowden on Oct. 6, 1926. She preceded him in death Nov. 18, 1993.

Surviving are his sons, Leon Younker of Decatur; Ralph Younker and Marlene of Warrensburg; daughters, Mrs. Ed (Betty) Smiley of Bloomington; Mrs. Don (Louise) Boyer of Moweaqua; Mrs. Steve (Pamela) Shewmaker of Moweaqua; daughter-in-law, Marilyn Younker of Moweaqua; six grandchildren; 24 great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by parents, wife, son, Robert, daughter, Lois and brother, Glen.

Herald & Review (Decatur, IL)
Date: August 8, 1998
Page: A9 
 
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 Parents:
  Richard Lafayette Younker (1880 - 1960)
  Flora Etta Henderson Younker (1884 - 1965)
 
 Spouse:
  Vera Mae O'Kelley Younker (1911 - 1993)*
 
 Children:
  Robert Lafayette Younker (1930 - 1996)*
  Leon Henry Younker (1932 - 2011)*
 
 Sibling:
  Virgil Franklin Younker (1907 - 1998)
  Glenn L Younker (1911 - 1987)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
IOOF Moweaqua Township Cemetery
Moweaqua
Shelby County
Illinois, USA
 
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Record added: Dec 29, 2010
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Virgil Franklin Younker
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