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 Frederick W. “Fred” Henschen

Frederick W. “Fred” Henschen

Washington Township, Allen County, Indiana, USA
Death 15 Mar 1957 (aged 97)
Fort Wayne, Allen County, Indiana, USA
Burial Fort Wayne, Allen County, Indiana, USA
Plot C-21
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Fred W. Henschen, 97, a retired farmer, died at 5:30 a.m. yesterday in his home, 518 Archer Ave., after an illness of two days.

Mr. Henschen, born in Washington Township, lived all his life in Allen County.

He was a life-long and the oldest living member of the St.John's Evangelical and Reformed Church.

His wife, Amelia, died in 1944.

Surviving are three sons, Fred A, Edwin A. and Herbert W., Fort Wayne; seven daughters, the Misses Clara, Sarah and Gertrude Henschen, at home, and Mrs. Amelia Beckman, Mrs. Anna Pepe, Mrs. Louise Pratt and Mrs. Helen Sawyer, Fort Wayne, 11 grandchildren, and 17 great-grandchildren.

Services will be held at 3 p.m. Monday in the Klaehn Funeral Home, the Rev. Charles S. Hartman officiating. Burial will be in Lindenwood Cemetery.

Friends may call at the funeral home after 2 p.m. today.

Fort Wayne Journal Gazette
March 16, 1957

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  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Frederick W. “Fred” Henschen (1 Feb 1860–15 Mar 1957), Find A Grave Memorial no. 59005594, citing Lindenwood Cemetery, Fort Wayne, Allen County, Indiana, USA ; Maintained by Karin King (contributor 47469179) .