Information from original May 29, 1941 edition of the Knoxville (TN) News Sentinel. John Henry Menke, reitred L & N Railroad employe, died at 8 last night at the home of a son, Gilbert Menke, 1209 McMillan Street.Mr. Menke was 80 years old.Mr. Menke was a member of St. John's Lutheran Church, and of the Royal Arcanum, of Evansville, Ind.In addition to the son, Gilbert he leaves another son, Will, of Louisville; a brother, Dan, of Louisville, and a sister, Mrs. Mary Louden of Los Angeles.Also a granddaughter, Mrs. Louise Miller of Knoxville.The body was removed to Rose's.Services 2 p.m. tomorrow at Rose's, the Rev. Mr. Huffman officiating.Burial in New Gray Cemetery. Rose's in charge.