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Subject: Re: FOUND OBIT SCHLENKER
Date: Thu, 13 Jan 2000 21:21:22 EST
Thank you very much! My address follows privately.
In a message dated 1/13/00 3:59:26 PM Pacific Standard Time,
> Hi Sheila
> Found in Oakland Tribune April 17,1934:
> Schlenker-In Oakland, april 16 1934 William C. Schlenker beloved husband
> of Helen Smith schlenker and loving son of Mr and Mrs. Christian
> Schlenker, and brother of Louise Schlenker; a native of Oakland, CA aged
> 38 years 3 months, 24 days. (Denver Colorado papers please copy) goes on
> to give times for the funeral etc.
> On page 6 Oakland Tibune april 17, 1934 Headline: Eastbay auto crashes
> take lives of two.
> William C. Schlenker, 33 (says 38 in obit) crew foreman for the Eastbay
> Municipal Utility District. Schlenker was fatally injured when the
> motorcycle he was riding collided with an automobile driven by Lewis
> Menkes, 506 Crofton avenue, at Twenty-first and West Streets.
> Menkes took the injured man to the Alameda county Emergency Hospital,
> where he died shortly after admittance. Schlenker, who lived at 2563
> Hopkins St. is survived by his widow Helen.
> The second death was a different accident, headline was used for both.
> Send me your address if you would like the copies.
> Kathy Harris
> > Can someone find obits or death notices for the following? And/or
> > the death certificates for the following?
> > William C. Schlenker, spouse HM, age 38, date of death 4/16/1934, Alameda
> > County, State File 18644
> > William E. Schlenker, age 7 hours, date of death 7/19/1927, Alameda
> > State File 33533
> > The older William died in a motorcycle accident, so I am hoping there
> > something about his death in the paper.
> > Thank you!
> > --Sheila P.