The Clinton Herald, Clinton, Iowa

January 5, 2014

Ikey 'Bill' Engelkens


The Clinton Herald

---- — Ikey ‘Bill’ Engelkens

March 15, 1927 - Jan. 3, 2014

MORRISON, Ill. — Ikey “Bill” Engelkens, 86, of Morrison, died Friday, January 3, 2014, in Morrison, IL.

Memorial service will be at 11 a.m. Saturday, January 11, 2014 at the First Baptist Church, Morrison, IL, with the Rev. Dick Adams, Pastor at First Baptist Church, Morrison, IL, officiating. Visitation will be from 4:00 to 7:00 p.m. Tuesday, January 7, 2014 at the Morrison Chapel of the Bosma-Renkes Funeral Home. Memorials have been established.

Ikey was born March 15, 1927, to Ikey & Sarah J. (Peoples) Engelkens. He married Mary I. Frank on August 8, 1944 in Morrison, IL.

He was a member of the First Baptist Church in Morrison, IL.

Survivors include his wife, Mary; two daughters, Joyce (Ernie) Lilly, Fulton, IL, and Marlene (William) Johnson, Fulton, IL; three sons, Robert (Susan) Engelkens, Fulton, IL, Donald (Karen) Engelkens, Fulton, IL, and Paul (Cathy Reinders) Engelkens, Fenton, IL; 24 grandchildren; many great-grandchildren; and several great-great grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by two sisters and two brothers.

Death date: Jan. 3, 2014


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