John Mikel, 2nd part of Obit. The Pantagraph, Bloomington, Illinois. 6 Aug 1925. Page 3
John, tft,n of William and Catherine Warner Mikel. was born In Dark county, Ohio, September 5, 1841, and accompanied his parents to Illinois In 1845. The family settled at Old Town, and at that place. In 1S71, he was united in marriage with Mary Bunn. by whom he is survived. Tin-family lived near Downs until 12 years ngo when they moved to Bloomlngton. Besides his wife Mr. Mikel leaves the following children: Mrs. T. W. Craig and L. B. Mikel of Blooming-ton; Keith Mikel of Downs and three grandchildren, Marv. Grace and Rex Mikel of Downs. Two sons preceded him In death. Willie Bunn In 18i8 and Johnnie Craig in 1909. Mr. Mikel is also survived by the following brothers and sisters: Mrs Elizabeth Leach of Bloomlngton; Mrs. iiKte M artin of Henshenr. Mo.: A. J. Mikel of Scott City, Kan., nnd William Mikel of Carlock. He was a member of the Sw.nd Christian church In this city.