Edward Walter Fenske
June 07, 1912 ‒ July 13, 2012
BELLVILLE- Edward Walter Fenske, 100, of Bellville passed away Friday, July 13, 2012 in Country Meadow Care Center.
Edward was born June 7, 1912 in Wenona, Illinios the son of William and Wilhemina (Mattlin) Fenske. For 35 years Edward worked for Wyman-Gordon, in Harvey, Illinois as foreman in the heat treatment plant, a company that manufactured crank shafts for automobiles and airplanes.
In his younger years, Edward often traveled across the United States. He enjoyed reading and solving puzzles. In 1993 he moved to Bellville from Joliet, Illinois.
Edward attended Palymra Church of Christ and more recently New Life Church of Christ.
He is survived by his step-son Richard (Linda) Tucker of Bellville; granddaughter Judy (Doug) Weikle of Bellville; two great grandchildren Michael and Christina Weikle; great-great granddaughter Braelynn; four special nephews and a niece.
Edward was preceded in death by his first wife Rachel Clemdining Fenske and his second wife Rose Fenske; grandson Kevin Tucker; brother Awald Fenske.
Visitation will be held Monday, July 16, 2012 from 5-8 pm in the Bellville Snyder Funeral Home. Burial will be in Chapel Hill Garden South Cemetery in Oak Lawn, Illinois.
Memorial contributions to New Life Church of Christ or Jefferson Township-Bellville Rescue Squad may be made through the funeral home.
Private online condolences to the family may be made by visiting:www.snyderfuneralhomes.com