1778–1862

Ap­ril 16, 1778, Berks Coun­ty, Penn­syl­van­ia.

De­cem­ber 24, 1862, Sing­ers Glen, Vir­gin­ia.

Sing­ers Glen Ce­me­te­ry, Sing­ers Glen, Vir­gin­ia.

Funk es­tab­lished the first Men­non­ite print­ing bus­iness in Amer­i­ca. He spent most of his life in Rock­ing­ham Coun­ty, Vir­gin­ia, and was well known as a col­lec­tor of song books, re­vis­er and up­dat­er of hymn tunes, and sing­ing school lead­er. His works in­clude:

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