Lieutenant – United States Army
1/9/1918 – 3/12/1943
1LT Goldfarb died from injuries received in an accident at Aberdeen Proving Ground, Md.
PARENTS: Mr. & Mrs. Ben Goldfarb of Wood River
His parents owned the Goldfarb’s Dept. Store in downtown Wood River.
He graduated from the University of Illinois in 1939 with a Liberal Arts & Science Degree. He is listed on the Illini Gold Star World War II Memorial
SERVICES: Military funeral services were held at the Rindskoph Funeral Home in St. Louis.
BURIAL: Emeth Cemetery in St. Louis.