1897–1977 (Age 79)
Martinstown, Putnam, Missouri, United States
When Birney Fechtling was born on 7 September 1897, in Martinstown, Putnam, Missouri, United States, his father, Francis ( Frank) Sickles Fechtling, was 35 and his mother, Dora Christina Livezey, was 25. He married Geneva Marie Husted on 4 January 1920. They were the parents of at least 3 daughters. He lived in Elm Township, Putnam, Missouri, United States for about 30 years. He died on 24 March 1977, in Novinger, Adair, Missouri, United States, at the age of 79, and was buried in Putnam, Missouri, United States.
Burney and Geneva lived on the family farm all there life. He served as Director of Bank of Kirksville, MO. This is the bank his father helped establish near Martinstown.