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Florian L. Bangert

Tonica, LaSalle County, Illinois, USA
Death 17 Oct 2017 (aged 85)
Princeton, Bureau County, Illinois, USA
Burial Princeton, Bureau County, Illinois, USA
Memorial ID 184661539 · View Source
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Florian was the son of Anton F. Bangert and Bretice A. (Barber) Bangert. He married Bonnie J. Jackson on June 12, 1955, at the Dover Congregational Church in Dover, Illinois.

He graduated Tonica High School, in Tonica, Illinois, in 1950 and he was a graduate of the University of Illinois in 1958 with a degree in Agriculture. He was the owner of Bangert Insurance Agency, as well as the Secretary of the Berlin Mutual Insurance Agency from 1968 to 2000. Florian was also on the Rockford Mutual Insurance Board of Directors, serving as Secretary for thirty years.

He served in the United States Army from 1954 to 1955.

He had his own personal Fire Department, owning a 1915 Peter Pirsch Ladder Fire Truck, and he enjoyed driving in parades for over thirty years.

He is survived by his wife; two children, David (Jane) Bangert and Deanna Majeski; six grandchildren, Jacqueline Bangert, Andrew Bangert, Richard Bangert, Megan Majeski, Mark Majeski and Kevin Majeski; one sister, Rosan (Jerry) Gruetzemacher; and two brothers, John (Cathy) Bangert and Ron (Phyllis) Bangert.

He is preceded in death by his parents; one brother, Duane Bangert; and one sister, Marilyn Carlson.

Published in Peoria Journal Star from Oct. 19 to Oct. 21, 2017

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  • Find A Grave Memorial 184661539
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Florian L. Bangert (5 Jul 1932–17 Oct 2017), Find A Grave Memorial no. 184661539, citing Oakland Cemetery, Princeton, Bureau County, Illinois, USA ; Maintained by Jeanette (contributor 46892486) .