Name Age Place of Birth > Place of Death Newspaper Publication Date Submitter
MUENCH, Frantz "Frank" 82  Clinton Co IL>Grand Prairie TX      Regina 

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Frantz Muench, 82

Shattuc resident Frantz "Frank" Muench died Dec. 30 at Dallas-­Fort Worth Medical Center in Grand Prairie, Tex. He was 82 years old.

Born in Clinton County on Oct. 24, 1903, Mr. Muench was a son of Lewis H. and Lillie S. Krost Muench. He married Grace Ahlf on Nov. 29, 1929, and she preceded him in death in 1968. He married Ruth Blake on Sept. 28, 1974; and she survives.

In addition to his widow, survivors include two sons, Paul Muench of Channahon and Raymond Muench of Shattuc; two daughters, Mrs. Betty Breithaupt of Shattuc and Mrs. Doris Ballah of Alton; two stepsons, Don Blake of Grand Prairie, Tex. and Robert Blake of Benton; 11 grandchildren and four great-grand­children; and one brother, Henry Muench of Shattuc.

Mr. Muench was a retired carpenter, former school board member and served five years on the Clinton County Board of Review. He was a member of the Church of God and the church's Sunday school class and was a former church board member.

Mr. Muench's funeral was held on Friday, Jan. 3rd, at the Cox, Martin and Day Funeral Home in Sandoval. Rev. H. Lee Murrell officiated at the 1:00 p.m. services with burial in Hillcrest Memorial Park.

The following newspaper article was published in the Union Banner, Carlyle, IL, 8 Jan 1986:

Relatives from out of town who attended the funeral of Franz Muench Friday were Mr. & Mrs. Paul Muench, Pam and Mike of Channaham. Paul Muench of Bacon, New York. Mr. and Mrs. Bill Ballah and Mark of Alton. Mr. and Mrs. Don Black of Grand Prairie. Tex., Mr. and Mrs. Robert Blake and Rob of Benton. Mr. and Mrs. Kevin Breithaupt and children of Jacksonville, Ark., Mr. and Mrs. Keith Breithaupt and son of Belleville, Mr. and Mrs. Jack Muench of Indianapolis, Ind., Mr. and Mrs. Robert Schwankhaus of Okawville, Mr. and Mrs. Kenneth Morrison of Salem, Mo., Mrs. Val Blake of St. James, Mo., Mrs. Gilbert Krost of St. Elmo and Dorothy and Anthony Menkhaus of Carlyle.


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