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Charles Wilkins Andrews

Male 1900 - 1968  (68 years)


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  • Name Charles Wilkins Andrews  [1
    Born 24 Aug 1900  Otoe Co., Nebraska Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender Male 
    Occupation Bank cashier  [3
    Died 27 Dec 1968  Syracuse, Otoe, Nebraska Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 4, 5, 6
    Buried 30 Dec 1968  Park Hill Cemetery, Syracuse, Nebraska Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Notes 
    • Charles W. Andrews, 68, one of the most highly regarded residents of Syracuse, died Friday night (December 27, 1968) of an apparent heart attack while watching the Twin Rivers Conference basketball tournament in the Syracuse Senior High gym.
      He was sitting next to Dr. C. J. Formanack. Death apparently was instantaneous.
      At the time of his death, Mr. Andrews was vice president and director of the First National Bank at Syracuse. Aside from a few years in the automobile business in Syracuse and Ashland, he had been in the banking business most of his life.
      He served on the old Town Board and later the City Council, held offices in civic organizations and was a member of the First United Methodist Church here.
      Charles Wilkens Andrews was born Aug. 24, 1900, on a farm bordering Syracuse, the son of Warren and Frances Wilkens Andrews. He attended Syracuse schools and was an outstanding athlete.
      lie was an ardent lover of sports and was a loyal follower of Syracuse and University of Nebraska teams. He was one of the better golfers in the area. He was better known, however, for his friendly personality.
      lie married Lorena Coddington on Jan. 8, 1927, at Syracuse and they spent all their married life in Syracuse.
      Surviving are his wife, Lorena; brothers, Perry of Syracuse and George Leroy of Lincoln; mother-in-law, Mrs. Marie Coddington of Syracuse; several nieces and nephews.
      Funeral services were held at 10:30 ,a.m. Monday, Dec. 30, at the First United Methodist Church in Syracuse

      Alternate date of death: 27 Dec 1968 [7]
    Person ID I20166  Mindrum
    Last Modified 18 Feb 2017 

    Father Warren Andrews,   d. Dec  
    Mother Frances Elizabeth Wilkins,   d. Dec  
    Family ID F15944  Group Sheet

    Family Lorena B. Coddington,   b. 15 Dec 1904, Syracuse, Otoe, Nebraska Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Jan 1973, Lincoln, Lancaster, Nebraska Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 68 years) 
    Married 8 Jan 1927  Syracuse, Otoe, Nebraska Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 8
    Last Modified 20 Oct 2017 
    Family ID F14124  Group Sheet

  • Sources 
    1. [S8607] Charles Andrews Obituary.

    2. [S16] Social Security Death Index.

    3. [S2099]

    4. [S1968] Max Anderson Melick, (1997).

    5. [S16] Social Security Death Index, 1 Dec 1968.

    6. [S8602] Lorena Andrews obituary, 27 Dec 1968.

    7. [S2098]

    8. [S8602] Lorena Andrews obituary.