Notes for: Alice Gertrude Bodine

From Ronny Bodine (Sept. 12, 2020):

From Edgar County, Illinois Marriage Records:
Alonzo Kline AND Alice Gertrude Bodine were married 21 May 1896.

1900 Paris, Edgar Co., IL: Alonzo H. KLINE Sept 1871 IN barber, Gertrude A. Aug 1867 Il wife, Claude E. Dec 1896 IN son, May M. Aug 1899 IL dau. Married 4 years, 2 children born/2 living.

1910 Terre Haute, Vigo Co., IN: Alonzo CLINE 38 IN barber, Gurtrude 40 IL wife, Caude 17 IN son, Mable 10 IL dau, Clyde 8 IN son, Clarence 4 IL son. Married 14 years, 4 children born/4 living.

1920 Arkansas, Cowley Co., KS: H. L. KLINE 48 VA barber, Gertrude 50 IL wife, Mable SPARKS 29 IL dau, Otto H. SPARKS 22 KS son-in-law, Claude KLINE 23 IN son, Clyde IN son, Clarence 14 IL son

1930 Springfield, Greene Co., MO: Alonzo KLINE 52 IN, Gertrude 54 IN living in household of son Claude KLINE.

1940 Springfield, Greene Co., MO: Henry L. KLINE 68 VA barber shop proprietor, Alice G. 72 IN wife.

Henry L., barber, and Gertrude KIline are listed in the 1941 Springfield, MO City Directory and are also listed in the 1952 Arkansas City, Kansas City Directory.

Obituary, The Arkansas City (Kansas) Traveler of Sat., 4 June 1955.
Mrs. Gertrude Alice Kline, 87, died at Fort Dodge, Kas., at 5:50 p.m. Friday after a long illness. Her home here was at 524 N. Summit St., She had been a resident of this city 36 years. She was born Aug. 8, 1867, at Paris, Ill., the daughter of Eli and Mary Bodine. She came to Kansas in 1911 from Terre Haute, Ind. She was married May 22, 1895 at Clinton, Ind., to Henry Elonzo Kline who survives. Other survivors are sons, Claude E. Kline, 524 N. Summit St., Clarence F, Kline, Southgate, Calif., and Clyde E. Kline, Brancon, Mo.; nine grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren. One daughter, Mary Mabel Sparks, died in 1920. Services will be Monday at 3 p.m. at the Oldyoyd-Erdman chapel with William Charmack, minister of the Church of Christ officiating. Burial will be in Riverview cemetery. Oldroyd-Erdman funeral directors are in charge.

Obituary, The Arkansas City (Kansas) Traveler of Mon., 27 June 1955.
Henry Elonzo Kline, 83, died early Monday at his home, 803 N. Fourth St. He had been a resident of Arkansas City 39 years, coming from Terre Haute, Ind. He was a barber and at one time owned and operated the Crystal barber shop. He was born Sept. 25, 1871, at Charleston, W. Va., and was married at Paris, Ill., May 22, 1895 to Gertrude Alice Bodine who died three weeks ago, June 3, 1955. Survivors are three sons, Claude E. Kline, 524 N. Summit St., Clarence F, Kline, South Gate, Calif., and Clyde E. Kline, Brancon, Mo.; eight grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by one daughter, Mrs. Mabel Sparks; one sister, Miss Anna Kline; three brothers, George, Elmer and Herman Kline. Services will be Thursday at 2 p.m. at the Jess Rindt chapel with the Rev. Don Swaim officiating. Burial will be in Riverview cemetery. Jess Rind mort...[nothing further.]