George Binhack, a well known farmer of
the county, died at his home near Kings at this morning after an illness of a year
and a half, caused by Bright's disease and heart
Funeral arrangements have not been made, pending word from two
brothers, Anton, of Chicago, and John, of Milwaukee. Burial probably will be in Maple Hill
The deceased was born in Muttersdorf, Bohemia, August 1, 1855, and came to this country when twenty
years of age.
In addition to the widow, five daughters, survive: Gertrude, who is
a teacher in the Franklin school here; Anita Grace, Elizabeth and Pauline, and
two son, George, Jr. a mail carrier at the post office here and Raymond, all of
whom live at home; one sister, Mrs. Julia Lenk of
South Milwaukee, and a third brother, Martin of Spokane, Wash.
Two sons, Arvel and Russell, died of
influenza while in the service in October 1918. Russell, who was in the Navy
died at Seattle, Wash. Oct 8, and Arvel,
who was a member of an aviation squadron, died on Long Island, N.W. five days later. The two
brothers were buried in one grave in Maple Hill cemetery here.
Mr. Binhack had been for a number of
years a member of Cunningham Chapel Methodist church at Kings.