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 Elfriede Louise <I>Blankenstein</I> Bode

Elfriede Louise Blankenstein Bode

Temple, Bell County, Texas, USA
Death 19 Jan 1979 (aged 80)
Liberty, Liberty County, Texas, USA
Burial Dayton, Liberty County, Texas, USA
Memorial ID 55596433 · View Source
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Elfriede Louise Blankenstein was the daughter of Gottfried Friedrich August Blankenstein and Marie Dorothea Friedrichs. Elfriede married Henry Friedrich Daniel Bode on Aug. 2, 1922, in Gerald, McLennan Co., Texas.


Mrs. Elfriede Bode

DAYTON--Mrs. Elfriede Bode, 80, of Dayton, passed away at 5:48 a.m. Friday, January 19, in Kersting Memorial Hospital, Liberty.
A native of Temple, Mrs. Bode had resided in Dayton since 1940, where she was a member of the First United Methodist Church.
Services were held at 2 p.m. Saturday, January 20, in Sterling Funeral Home Chapel, Dayton, with Rev. Bill Webb officiating. Interment was in Magnolia Park Cemetery, Dayton. Pallbearers were Joe Smesny, Frank Smesny, Larry Norwood, Frank Grudziecki, Jimmy Smesny, and Emil Smesny.
Survivors include her son, Orvel Bode; two daughters, Mrs. Marveline Smesny and Mrs. Lois King, all of Dayton; one brother, Siegfried Blankenstein of Fort Worth; and 10 grandchildren.




  • Created by: Daniel Bode
  • Added: 29 Jul 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 55596433
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Elfriede Louise Blankenstein Bode (30 Mar 1898–19 Jan 1979), Find A Grave Memorial no. 55596433, citing Magnolia Park Cemetery, Dayton, Liberty County, Texas, USA ; Maintained by Daniel Bode (contributor 46863523) .