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 Rachel C Knavel

Rachel C Knavel

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Death 1940 (aged 81–82)
Burial Monroe, Adams County, Indiana, USA
Memorial ID 59000609 · View Source
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Decatur Daily Democrat, Adams Co, IN; Monday, November 4, 1940
DEATH CLAIMS RACHEL KNAVEL - Mrs. John Knavel Dies Sunday Night At County Hospital
Mrs. Rachel C. Knavel, 82, wife of John Knavel, died at the Adams county memorial hospital Sunday night at 8:45 o'clock. Death was caused by complications after a month's illness.
The deceased was born in Jay county April 1, 1858, the daughter of Jacob and Barbara Hahn.
Surviving besides the husband are five children, Mrs. Viola Martz and Frank Brandyberry, both of Decatur; Mrs. Mary Smith of St. Louis, Mich., Harvey Knavel of Sturgis, Mich., and Max Knavel of Decatur; one brother, Abe Hahn of Decatur; 23 grandchildren and 31 great grandchildren.
Three children and 11 brothers and sisters are deceased.
Funeral services will be held at the Gillig & Doan funeral home Wednesday afternoon at 2 o'clock, Rev. Paul Brandyberry officiating. Burial will be in the Ray cemetery, west of Monroe.
The body may be viewed at the funeral home after 7 o'clock this evening until time of the funeral.

Decatur, Nov. 4 -



Mrs. Rachel C. Knavel, 82, wife of John Knavel, died at the Adams County Memorial Hospital at 8:45 pm Sunday after a month’s illness of complications.

She was born in Jay County April 1, 1858.

Surviving besides the husband are five children, Mrs. Viola Martz and Frank Brandyberry, both of Decatur, Mrs. Mary Smith of St. Louis, Mich., Harvey Knavel of Sturgis, Mich., and Max Knavel of Decatur; one brother, Abe Hahn of Decatur; 23 grandchildren and 31 great-grandchildren.

Funeral services will be held at the Gillig & Doan Funeral Home at 2 pm Wednesday, with burial in the Ray Cemetery west of Monroe.



Journal-Gazette

November 5, 1940


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  • Created by: Penny Baughman North
  • Added: 21 Sep 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 59000609
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Rachel C Knavel (1858–1940), Find A Grave Memorial no. 59000609, citing Ray Cemetery, Monroe, Adams County, Indiana, USA ; Maintained by Penny Baughman North (contributor 47007933) .