Burks, Frank L. (January 11, 1890 - February, 1971)
FORMER RESIDENT DIES IN ILLINOIS
Douglas Budget - February 25, 1971Funeral services for Frank L. Burks, age 81 years, of Peoria, Illinois, were held Feb. 17. He was a former resident of the LaPrele community west of Douglas and was engaged in ranching with his brother, the late John R. "Dick" Burks, a number of years ago.
A resident of Peoria, Ill. since 1930, he was a printer for Arrow Advertising Co. until his retirement in 1958.
He was born in Rockville, Indiana, Jan. 11, 1890. He was a member of the University Avenue United Methodist Church and an army veteran of World War I.
Surviving are his widow; one son, Robert Burks of Westlake, Ohio; one daughter, Mrs. Robert Payette of Waupaca, Wisc.; two brothers, and one sister.
Mrs. Lawrence Philbrick, and Mr. Richard Burks attended funeral services in Peoria.