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 Peter R Wentzel

Peter R Wentzel

Death 1937 (aged 56–57)
Burial Kewanna, Fulton County, Indiana, USA
Plot North Section Row 28
Memorial ID 6284805 · View Source
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Peter Richard Wentzel, aged 56, died in the Woodlawn Hospital, Monday morning, from a ruptured appendix.

He had been ill for a week and when he was brought to the hospital Friday for an operation, his true condition was learned.

The deceased lived in the Zion community west of Leiters Ford.

He was born near Lake Bruce and had lived in Fulton County during his entire lifetime. His parents were Edward and Catherine Wentzel.

His wife was Amanda Coplen. Survivors are the widow; six children, all at home, Mary, Lester, Colbert, Vivian, Betty and Harold; two brothers, Perry Wentzel, Mishawaka and Charles Wentzel, Kewanna; sister, Mrs Joe Mahler, Monterey; two half-brothers, Floyd Campbell and Lester Campbell, Grand Rapids, Mich, and a half-sister, Mrs John James, Winamac.

The funeral will be held from the Zion Church at 2 pm Wednesday with the Rev Eaton in charge. Burial will be made in the Lake Bruce Cemetery.

Rochester News-Sentinel
16 May 1932

*** Note: Perry is a half brother & the 3 Campbell siblings are his step siblings ...

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  • Created by: Gary Baldwin
  • Added: 23 Mar 2002
  • Find A Grave Memorial 6284805
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Peter R Wentzel (1880–1937), Find A Grave Memorial no. 6284805, citing Bruce Lake Cemetery, Kewanna, Fulton County, Indiana, USA ; Maintained by Gary Baldwin (contributor 46492371) .