Menard County Review, Friday, February 21, 1975

Harm Folkers dead at 78
FANCY PRAIRIE- Harm Folkers, 78, of Fancy Prairie died at 5:45 p.m. Wednesday, February 12, at Memorial Medical Center in Springfield.

Mr. Folkers, a retired farm laborer, was born October 5, 1896 at Scotts [Scotch] Grove, Iowa the son of Henry and Meta Stutt Folkers.

Surviving are his wife, Grace; one son Myron Folkers of Fancy Prairie; one sister, Mrs. Mabel Ricklefs of Monticello, Iowa; three brothers, John, Henry and W.T. Folkers all of Scotts Grove, Iowa; and one granddaughter, Melissa Folkers.

Funeral services were held at 2 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 15 at Mott and Henning Funeral home in Athens with Rev. John Klueter officiating. Burial was in Hall Cemetery at Athens.

Transcribed by:Rajean Gallagher


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