Matlida W. Erk

October 20, 1900 ~ September 18, 1994 (age 93)


Matilda W. Erk, 93, formerly of 211 E. Maryland St., died at 7:02. a.m. Sunday at Deaconess Hospital.

She was a homemaker, a mem­ber of Wesley United Methodist Church for more than 40 years, and a charter member of Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 1114 Auxiliary.

Surviving are a daughter, Dorothy Zehner of Evansville; a son, Frank Erk of Setauket, N.Y.; six grandchildren; Carolyn Ben­nett, Charles Zehner, Annette Zehner, Susan Tierney, Stephanie Lustostanski and Lisa Smith; and eight great-grandchildren.

Her husband, Charles, died in 1901.

Services will be at 10 a.m. Wednesday at Boone Funeral Home — East Chapel, 5330 Washington Ave., Evansville, IN, 47715, the Rev. Clifford Janssen officiat­ing, with burial in Locust Hill Cemetery.

Friends may call from 3 to 8 p.m. today at the funeral home, where Veterans of Foreign Wars ost 1114 Auxiliary will conduct memorial services at 6 p.m.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Evansvillle Protestestant

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