LUCIUSfamilyGenealogy
Touching A Memory Through Our Family Roots
first:  last: 
[Advanced Search]  [Surnames]
Anna Gladys Van de Velde

Anna Gladys Van de Velde[1]

Female 1923 - 1999  (75 years)

Personal Information    |    Notes    |    Sources    |    All    |    PDF

  • Name Anna Gladys Van de Velde 
    Born 20 Feb 1923  Bryon, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Died 20 Jan 1999  Maple Lawn Medical Care Facility in Coldwater, Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Leroy Congregational Cemty East Leroy,Calhoun County, Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I7973  Lucius
    Last Modified 11 May 2003 

    Father Domine Van de Velde,   b. 3 Mar 1885, Koewacht,Holland,The Netherlands Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Dec 1925, Battle Creek, Calhoun, Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 40 years) 
    Mother Cornelia Buys,   b. 7 Mar 1885, Koewacht,Holland,The Netherlands Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Feb 1963, Battle Creek, Calhoun, Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years) 
    Married Holland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F9570  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Charles Bowling 
    Family ID F9569  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 E. Martin 
    Family ID F9586  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 3 Charles F. Wank,   b. 15 Aug 1919, Lipsic, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Jan 1991, Battle Creek, Calhoun, Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years) 
    Married 22 Nov 1963  Athens, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F2876  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • East Leroy; Anna G. WANK, age 75, of East Leroy, passed away on Wednesday, Jan. 20, 1999, at Maple Lawn Medical Care Facility in Coldwater, Mich.

      She was born Feb. 20, 1923, in Bryon, Ohio to Domine VANDE VELDE and Cornelia (BUYS) VANDE VELDE. As a child she moved to the East Leroy, Athens area in the 1950's.

      On Nov. 22, 1963, she married Charles F. WANK in Athens.

      She was a member of the V.F.W. No. 5319 Ladies Auxiliary in Athens, where she was president for 3 years and also held other offices and chairmanships. She belonged to the A.A.H.A. Club in Burlington and attended the Athens Methodist Church. She especially enjoyed her family, as well as camping, fishing, the outdoors, feeding birds and spending winters in Florida.

      She was preceded in death by her husband, Charles WANK in 1991. She also was preceded in death by her parents; 1 sister, Greselde DeRUYTER; 2 brothers, Raymond VANDE VELDE and Morris VANDE VELDE, infant twin siblings; and a grandson, Johnny JOHNSON Jr. in January 1971.

      Surviving are 2 sons, Raymond MARTIN of STILLWELL, Okla. and Larry MARTIN of Sherwood, Mich.; 4 daughters, Gerzelda TRUMAN of Hastings, Mich., Annis JOHNSON of Coldwater, Carolyn LONG of McDonough, Ga., and Nancy GARY of Hickory Corners, Mich.; 8 grandchildren and 5 great-grandchildren; 1 sister, Leona RITCHIE of Dowling; and a very good friend, Anna May CAMPBELL of Sterling, Kansas.

      Friends may call from 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. today at the Spencer Funeral Home in Athens. Funeral services will be at 2 p.m. Saturday at the funeral home with the Rev. Sandy Gastion officiating and honors by V.F.W. Ladies Auxiliary 5319. Interment may be made to the family.



      Transcribed from an original newspaper clipping from the 'Sturgis Daily Journal', which serves the St. Joseph Co., Michigan area.

      Copy provided by Sturgis Public Library.
      Carole Lynn (Mohney) Carr, transcriber

  • Sources 
    1. [S11] Wank Family Tree (1831 - 1983), Jim Wank, (8/16/1983).