William Renschler, 87, a well known,
retired farmer of the Mt.Vernon community and the father of George W. Renschler, Farm Bureau leader and head of Renschler Farm Equipment Co., died at Monday (3 Jun 1957) in Welborn Memorial Baptist
Hospital in Evansville.
Mr. Renschler entered the hospital two
weeks ago for treatment of a heart condition and other ailments attendenant upon his advanced years. He had resided
with his son since the death of his wife, Margaret SailerRenschler, eight years ago.
The body is at Short-Niehaus Funeral
Funeral arrangements, as tentatively made, are for the moving of
the body from Short-Niehaus chapel to Trinity
Evangelical and Reformed Church late Thursday morning there to lie in state
until the funeral service in the church Thursday afternoon. Burial will
be in St.
John's cemetery north of Bufkin.
Rev. August E. Binder, pastor of Trinity Evangelical and Reformed
Church, will conduct the services.
The deceased was a native of Vanderburgh county.
He came to Posey county at the age of seven
years with his parents, John Renschler and Elizabeth
the son, George W.; three daughters, Mrs. William Uebelhack
and Mrs. Edward uebelhack, both of R. R. 2, Mt.Vernon, and Mrs. Alvin Schneider, harrisburg, Ill; a brother, John Renschler,
mt.Vernon and two sisters, Mrs. Elizabeth Geffert, Denver, Colo;p and Mrs. Emma Kaier, Monrovia, Calif.