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March 10, 1956

William "Ruder" Wehr, 75, Eldorado, Ill., a retired mechanic and a native of Mt. Vernon where he resided much of his lifetime died early Friday (9 Mar 1956) at Ferrell Hospital in Eldorado after a brief illness.


The funeral service will be conducted at 2 p.m. Sunday at Martin Funeral Home in Eldorado by Rev. A. B. Clodfelder, Eldorado minister and burial will be in Lindale Memorial Gardens near Eldorado.


The deceased was a son of John and Caroline Wehr of Mt. Vernon.


Surviving are his wife, Hattie, and two sisters, Miss Bena Wehr and Mrs. Anna Works, both of Mt. Vernon. .


Originally submitted by Betty Sellers