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 Chester E “Chet” Banks

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Chester E “Chet” Banks

  • Birth 5 Mar 1916 Albia, Monroe County, Iowa, USA
  • Death 27 Jan 1988 Galesburg, Knox County, Illinois, USA
  • Burial Knoxville, Knox County, Illinois, USA
  • Memorial ID 5249352

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Son of John Law Banks and Ella Pearl Banks. Married Maude Banks on Feb 2, 1935. She preceded him in death in Aug. 1956. He had four sons: Richard, Chester J. Banks, and George William Banks. Five step-daugters: Hazel Leaf, Mary Jane Ferrara Godsil Shane
twins Vernice Sharp and Virginia Julia Farrell Gerlach, and Myrtle Potter. Two step-sons: Michael Farrell and Frank Farrell. Three sisters and five brothers. He was reared and educated in Woodhull. He worked as a truck driver for Roger Brothers before retiring. A twin brother, Lester Dayton Banks, died at age 11.

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  • Maintained by: Marsha
  • Originally Created by: Florence Banks
  • Added: 7 Mar 2001
  • Find A Grave Memorial 5249352
  • Florence Banks
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Chester E “Chet” Banks (5 Mar 1916–27 Jan 1988), Find A Grave Memorial no. 5249352, citing Knoxville Cemetery, Knoxville, Knox County, Illinois, USA ; Maintained by Marsha (contributor 42403030) .