Bendshadler, Julius – Obituary

Elgin, Oregon
Julius Bendshadler, 85, who had recently made his home with his daughter, Mrs. Fred Huffman, in La Grande, was buried Sunday in the Highland cemetery, following a funeral service at the Elgin Christian Church. Mr. Bendshadler died December 22.

Funeral arrangements were in charge of Snodgrass & Zimmerman, Rev. George A Johnstone conducted the funeral and music was by Mrs. Bethel Bares and Mrs. Gretchen Sadler.

Pall Bearers included Jonathan Green, J. E. Witherspoon, Glenn Hug, T. E. Parks, Carl Long, and William Miller.

The deceased, who was born in Berne, Switzerland, December 22, 1852, came to America and to Utah when he was eight years of age. In 1870 he came to Oregon settling on Cricket Flat, where he reared his family and where he resided until 1920, when he moved to Portland.

Mr. Bendshadler was married to Elizabeth Breshears and to them were born eight surviving children: Charles Bendshadler, Mrs. Della Robinson and Harshel Bendshadler of Eugene, Dr. George Bendshadler of Portland, Oscar and Ben Bendshadler of Elgins, Mrs. Fred Huffman of LaGrande and Mrs. Lottie Eagy of Albany.

The Elgin Recorder, December 30, 1937 – Front Page
Contributed by Sue Wells
Transcribed by Dixie Ricker

MLA Source Citation:

White, Judy Wallis. Union County, Oregon Obituaries. Published by Copyright 1999-2013, all rights reserved. Web. 18 December 2014. - Last updated on Nov 18th, 2011

Categories: ,
Locations: , ,

Contribute to the Conversation!

Our "rules" are simple. Keep the conversation on subject and mind your manners! If this is your first time posting, we do moderate comments before we let them appear... so give us a while to get to them. Once we get to know you here, we'll remove that requirement.

You must be logged in to post a comment.

Newsletter Signup

We currently provide two newsletters. Why not take both for a run?

Genealogy Update: We send out this newsletter whenever we feature a new, or significantly updated, collection or database on our website.

Circle of Nations: We send out this newsletter whenever we feature a new (or significantly updated) Native American collection or database on our website.

Once you've clicked on the Subscribe button above you'll receive an email from us requesting confirmation. You must confirm the email before you will be able to receive any newsletter.

Connect With Us!

Pin It on Pinterest

Share This

Share This

Share this post with your friends!