Chesterton, IN 2 Dead in Auto Crash, Nov 1941
The Galien River Gazette
Thursday, November 13, 1941
ALBERT GELOW AND WIFE DIE IN AUTO CRASH
A double funeral was held on Tuesday, Nov. 11, for Mr. and Mrs. ALBERT J. GELOW who were killed in an auto accident last Saturday afternoon at 1:30 CST., on highway 20 between Chesterton and Gary, Indiana. They were enroute to Chicago to visit their only son, when their car struck the car of MARTIN BATRYN of Chicago which had skidded on the icy pavement into the pathway of the GELOW car. Mr. GELOW was killed outright, and Mrs. GELOW died enroute to the hospital. Mr. BATRYN and his brother NICHOLAS who was riding with him, were seriously hurt and were taken to Mercy Hospital in Gary.