|United States Social Security Death Index
Given Name: August
Middle Name: F
Birth Date: 19 December 1911
Social Security Number: 524-10-9897
Last Place of Residence: El paso, Colorado
Previous Residence Postal Code: 80906
Event Date: 3 December 2008
[RFSS May 2009]
Notice published in the Colorado Springs Gazette on Sunday 7 December 2008 reads
AUGUST FREDERIC HANDKE
Born Dec. 19, 1911. Died Dec. 3, 2008Professor, longtime Colorado Springs resident.
Survived by two daughters, Jan Louise and Margaretta Sinton.
Service 11:30 a.m. Dec. 20, Chapel of Our Savior Episcopal Church, 8 Fourth St. Imperial Funeral Home, Pueblo.
Obituary published in the Colorado Springs Gazette on Friday 19 December 2008 reads
August Frederic Handke
December 19, 1911 - December 3, 2008
August Frederic Handke, 96, longtime Colorado Springs resident, died at home December 3. 2008. He was born December 19, 1911 in Windsor, Colorado to Margaretta Jane Sinton and August Martin Handke and moved to Colorado Springs shortly thereafter.
He graduated from Colorado Springs (Palmer) High School and then attended Stanford University. In 1934 he graduated from Colorado College. He then returned for a year at Stanford Business School with his future wife of 66 years, Lillian Adelaide Wallberg. They were married September 6, 1936. He later completed a Masters degree in education from Colorado College and an M.B.A. from the University of Houston. He taught drama at Colorado Springs (Palmer) High School, worked in life insurance, and taught finance at Northwest Missouri State University, Maryville, Missouri.
He is survived by his daughters Jan Louise Handke of Colorado Springs, Colorado and Margaretta Sinton Handke (Leigh Pomeroy) of Mankato, Minnesota, twin grandsons Ross Pomeroy and Wiltam Frederic Handke, and numerous nieces and nephews.
He is preceded in death in September, 2003 by his wife Lilian, in March, 1976 by his youngest daughter Christine Walaberg Handke, and by his parents.
Memoral services will be 11:30 am. Saturday December 20 at Chapel of Our Savior Episcopal Church, 8 Fourth St. 80906. Canned good donations to Care and Share food bank welcomed. A reception will follow.
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the chanty of the giver's choice or to Collegiate Peaks Anglers, attn. Karen Dils. 29940 CR 353E, Buena Vista, CO 61211 (719-39S-6949)
These two transcripts come courtesy of the Pikes Peak Library District's Special Collections
[RFSS Oct 2010]
|Colorado Statewide Marriage Index, 1853-2006
Name: A. Frederick Handke
Event Date: 6 Sep 1936
Event Place: Colorado Springs, El Paso, Colorado, United States
Birth Year (Estimated): 1912
Spouse's Name: Lillian A. Walberg
Spouse's Age: 21
Spouse's Birth Year (Estimated): 1915
GS Film number: 001690084
Digital Folder Number: 005203170
Image Number: 03614
[RFSS Dec 2013]
|[ s1092 ]||Social Security Death Index - United States of America - SS#: 524-10-9897|
|[ s1201 ]||Obituary - Published in the Colorado Springs Gazette on Friday 19 December 2008 - OB2008-19-12-AFH|
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