Earl F(rederick) Fankhauser
“The Penny Man” (b. 4/5/1902 d. 6/14/1983)
Born and died in Fort Wayne, Indiana. Married Audrie Dessie Coomer on June 17, 1924.
Employed as an auto repairman and used car salesman. Employed at Wayne Pump Co.
He sold hundreds of encased coins produced by Osborne Coinage Company.Source credit: Pete Smith, American Numismatic Biographies