Arthur W. Wendell
OBITUARY INFORMATION - The Moline Dispatch Newspaper
Friday, November 18, 1966; Page 8; microfilm
Moline Public Library 3210 - 41st Stree, Moline, Illinois 61265; 309-762-6883;
"ARTHUR W. WENDELL (not sure if the name Arthur was a missprint or intentional)  Alfred Waldron Wendell, 80, of 3304 38th St., Moline, died yesterday at home after an extended illness. Mr. Wendell had been employed at John Deere Harvester Works until 1954 and had been caretaker for Rose Lawn Memorial Estates for 26 years, retiring in 1964.  He was born in Moline and married Blanche Thompson on Aug. 31, 1912, in Rock Island.  Survivors include the widow; two sons, (names deleted); three daughters, (names deleted); two brothers, Charles and (deleted); 25 grandchildren and 11 great - grandchildren.  Services will be at 2 tomorrow afternoon in the Wendt Bros. Funeral Home, Moline, with the Rev. Robert Birdsell, Plymouth-Gordon United Church of Christ officiating. Burial will be in Rose Lawn Memorial Estates.  Friends may call at the funeral home after 7 this evening." [Obtained & Transcribed 20 November 2008, SLJuhl RNBSC, Compiler & Family Genealogist;]
b. 25 August 1886, South Moline, Rock Island County, Illinois;  d. 17 November 1966, Moline, Rock Island County, Illinois