Obit: Podobnik, August (1904 - 1976)
Surname: PODOBNIK PARKEL ZUPANC BANDOSZ LONG MENDELSON HATTON
----Source: Tribune-Record-Gleaner 2/25/1976
AUGUST PODOBNIK, GREENWOOD, DIES SUDDENLY
Services for August Podobnik, 71, Greenwood, Clark County were held at 11 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 21 at the Rinka Funeral Home, Greenwood. Burial was at the Holy Family Cemetery, Willard, Clark County.
The Rev. Robert Houston officiated.
Mr. Podobnik died suddenly at St. Joseph's Hospital, Marshfield, on Thursday, Feb. 19, 1976.
Mr. Podobnik was born on Aug. 3, 1904 at Joliet, Ill. He attended schools at Joliet. He was married to Therese Parkel on Feb. 19, 1927 at Willard.
They farmed in the Town of Hendren, Greenwood from 1927 1947. They moved to Greenwood and operated a tavern until 1966. Prior to his death he was a supervisor for Clark and Marathon County, with the Green Thumb program for several years.
Pallbearers were Stanley Raik, Emil Podobnik, Mike Podobnik, Ernest Arch, Nick Babich and Val Yurkovich.
Surviving are his wife and one daughter, Mrs. Tony (Bernie) Zupanc, Loyal four sisters, Mrs. Joe (Eva) Bandosz, Joliet, Ill. Mrs. Gene (Gert) Long, Chicago Mrs. Arnold (Theresa) Mendelson, Milwaukee Mrs. Donald (Mary) Hatton, St. Paul two brothers, Michael, Greenwood and Emil, Willard. He is also survived by two grandchildren.
His parents, one sister and a son preceded him in death.
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