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William Earl Birk
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Birth: Apr. 26, 1892
Canton
Lewis County
Missouri, USA
Death: Jul. 4, 1975
Memphis
Scotland County
Missouri, USA

Obituary from unnamed newspaper:

"William Earl Birk"

"William Earl Birk, son of Peter and Minnie Yust Birk, was born April 26, 1892 at Canton, Missouri, and passed away July 4, 1975, in the Scotland County Memorial Nursing Home, at the age of 83 years, two months, and eight days.

"On June 10, 1914, he was united in marriage to Isabelle Rost at Canton, Missouri. To this union one son, Earl, Jr., was born.

"Surviving are his wife, Isabelle; one son, Earl, Jr. and wife, Beverly; one granddaughter, . . ., all of Memphis; and one sister, Florence, of Hannibal, Missouri.

"He was preceded in death by his parents; four sisters, and one brother, and nieces and nephews.

"He was a member of the Canton Methodist Church of Canton, Missouri; a Veteran of World War I, a member of the V.F.W. and American legion of Memphis.

"Funeral services were held Monday, July 7, 1975, at 10:30 a.m. in the Gerth & Baskett Chapel, Memphis, Missouri, with the Rev. Kenneth Campbell officiating. Burial was in the Memphis Cemetery. Pallbearers were Robert Moore, Boyde Croley, Adrain Cline Jr. Snodgrass, J.G. Courtney and Roger Poole."
 
 
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 Parents:
  Peter Birk (1848 - 1938)
  Mary Wilhelmina Yust Birk (1853 - 1934)
 
 Spouse:
  Isabelle Kay Rost Birk (1892 - 1985)
 
 Children:
  Earl John Birk (1915 - 1986)*
 
 Siblings:
  Anna Amalia Wilhelmina Birk Stone (1873 - 1965)*
  Emma Louise Birk (1874 - 1916)*
  Rose Elizabeth Birk Laumann (1878 - 1963)*
  Frederick Carl Birk (1879 - 1950)*
  Dora Lieze Birk Hohmann (1882 - 1941)*
  Lenora Birk Heckrodt (1882 - 1943)*
  Clara Birk (1887 - 1888)*
  Florence Marie Birk Morris (1890 - 1984)*
  William Earl Birk (1892 - 1975)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Memphis Cemetery
Memphis
Scotland County
Missouri, USA
 
Created by: Airrow
Record added: Jul 09, 2006
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- Pat Yoshi
 Added: Jul. 24, 2015

- YEP
 Added: Oct. 21, 2012
Obituary of Earl Birk, SR. list birthdate 26April1893 and deathdate 04July1975. Parents Peter and Minnie Birk. Wife Isabel Rost Birk (married 10June1914 in Canton, Lewis County, Missouri).
- Piper
 Added: Apr. 24, 2008
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