Obituary from the Chicago Daily Tribune, Tuesday July 30, 1940, page 10, columns 2 and 8
William N. D. Rohde.
Funeral services for William N. D. Rohde, 82 years old, a retired chemist, will be held at 1:30 p.m. tomorrow in the chapel at 318 North Central avenue, with burial in Forest Home cemetery. Mr. Rohde, a native of Bergen, Norway, once was chief chemist of the Sanford Manufacturing company, inks. He began with the company 56 years ago as an office boy. Mr. Rohde died Sunday at 536 North Humphery avenue,Oak Park in the home hehad occupied for the last 52 years. Surviving are his widow, Oline; a son, William H. Rohde and two daughters, Mrs. Mabel Pistor and Mrs. Ethel Oldfield.
ROHDE--William N. D. Rohde, July 28, 1940, of 536 N Humphrey avenue, Oak Park, beloved husband of Oline [nee Jenssen], dear father of William H. Rohde, Mrs. Mabel Pistor, Mrs. Ethel Oldfield. Resting at funeral home, 318-20 Central avenue, Austin. Services Wednesday at 1:30 p. m. Interment Forest Home.
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