Wenz, Albert W; Obit Jun 1951 Lansing MI
Dies in Hospital . ifPHi at ALBERT W. WENZ Mr. Wens, 65. a Lansing business man for 44 of his 51 years here, died Friday morning at a local hospital He had been in poor health for some time. He was born Oct. 4, 1886, in Ger many, and came to this country shortly after. He is survived by the widow, Neita, a daughter. Arlene, at home, and the mother, Mrs. Julia Wenz, 224 S. Larch St. The Wenz family resides at R. 1, Lansing, on W. Saginaw rd. Mr. Wenz opened his first busi ness here around 1907, a music store on E. Michigan ave. About 20 years later he opened a wallpaper and paint firm, also on E. Michigan ave. which he had operated for about 24 years. Under his management tne firm grew quickly, branching out into Jackson, Battle Creek, Flint and Bay City. Mr. wens was a memoer or tne Plymouth Congregational church. life member of Capitol Lodge No. 66, F. and A. M., a past commander of Jesse E. Jordan Post No. 3730, V. F. W., and veteran of World War L and a life member and past president of tne musicians' locaL Funeral services will be held Monday Monday at 2:30 p. m. from the Gors- Gors- line-Runciman line-Runciman line-Runciman funeral home. Rev, Robert A Bartlett of Plymouth Congregational Congregational church will officiate. In terment will be in Deepdale ceme tery.