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Eldon Carl Thode (b. 24 Jul 1920)Eldon Carl Thode (son of George Thode and Christine Henrietta Koos) was born 24 Jul 1920 in Davenport, Iowa.He married Marian Phegley on 30 Oct 1938, daughter of Robert Lee Phegley.
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Eldon C. Thode, 86
FRANKFORT -- Eldon C. Thode, 86, of Frankfort, died at 4:45 a.m. Sunday, Oct. 29, 2006, at Clinton House in Frankfort.
Born July 24, 1920, to the late George and Christine Koos Thode in Davenport, Iowa, he was a 1937 graduate of Davenport High School and resided in Iowa most of his life before moving to Indiana for retirement.
He was a veteran, serving with the Navy in Japan during World War II.
Mr. Thode worked at Montgomery Ward for more than 27 years, retiring in 1982.
He was a member of Antioch Congregational Christian Church.
Surviving are a son, Michael E. Thode (wife: Dorothy) of Galesburg, Ill.; and two daughters, Joann C. Kidwell (husband: John R.) of Cicero and Pamela R. Koehler of West Lafayette.
Also surviving are 9 grandchildren and 11 great-grandchildren. Preceded in death by 1 brother and 2 sisters.
Visitation will be 1 hour prior to 11 a.m. service Thursday, Nov. 2, at Goodwin Funeral Home, the Rev. Frank Williams and Pastor Dave Klipp officiating. Interment Greenlawn Memorial Park. Memorial donations may be made to Antioch Congregational Christian Church with envelopes available at Goodwin Funeral Home. Online condolences may be made at goodwinfuneralhome.com
More About Eldon Carl Thode and Marian Phegley:
Marriage: 30 Oct 1938
Children of Eldon Carl Thode and Marian Phegley are:
- +Michael Thode, b. 01 Jul 1941.
- +Joann Christine Thode, b. 23 Jun 1943, Davenport IA.
- +Pamela Rose Thode, b. 09 Aug 1949, Tacoma, Washington.