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MAACK, Albert H., Feb. 16, 1914, aged 60 years, beloved husband of Wilhelmina Maack and fond father of Alfred, Herbert, Ida, Harry, Elsie, and Roy Maack. Funeral from late residence, 1833 W. 34th-pl., Thursday, Feb. 19, at 1 o'clock, by autos to Waldheim cemetery. (Chicago Tribune - Submitted by Source #96)
MAACK, Albert H., beloved husband of Margery; loving father of Ida (Ken) Recu and Richard (Judith); fond grandfather of Susan Recu, Rick and Bob Maack; great-grandfather of Elizabeth Maack; dear brother of Margaret Rickman. Funeral service Friday, 10 a.m. at Vandenberg Funeral Home, 17248 S. Harlem Ave., Tinley Park. Interment Fairmount Willow Hills Cemetery. Visitation Thursday, 2 to 9 p.m. Longtime employee of the I. H. Wisconsin Steel. Member of Moraine Valley Genealogy Society. 708 532-1635 (Chicago Tribune, October 6, 1999 - Submitted by Source #96)
MAACK, Alfred H., beloved husband of Gesella, nee Ballasch; son of the late Albert H. and Wilhelmina; dear father of Viola O'Brien, Marjorie Jacobs, and the late Bernice; fond brother of Herbert G., Ida A., Henry W., Elsa Kerr, and Roy E. Maack; grandfather of Stephen Jacobs, John J. O'Brien Jr., and Diane Boggio; great-grandfather of nine. Services Wednesday, 1 p.m., at Fortuna Funeral Home, 4401 S. Kedzie. Interment Waldheim cemetery. La 3-7781. (Chicago Tribune, May 8, 1962 - Submitted by Source #96)
MAACK, Alice B., nee Ballantine, wife of Roy E., mother of Kenneth; three grandchildren. At Lackore, Nichols & Lane Chapel, 1971 W. 111th Street. Services 1:30 p.m. Friday. Memorials to the Morgan Park Methodist Church. Interment Mount Greenwood. BE 8-0671. (dod 15 Sep 1965 -- Chicago Tribune September 16, 1965) [Chicago Tribune - Submitted by Source #96]
MAACK, Bernice W., dear daughter of Alfred H. and Gesella Maack, fond sister of Viola O'Brien (John J.) and Marjorie Jacobs (Ben), fond aunt of Stephen Jacobs, John J. O'Brien Jr., Diane Boggio. Funeral Friday, 9 a.m., from Fortuna Funeral Home, 4401-03 S. Kedzie Avenue, to St. Joseph and Anne church. Interment Resurrection cemetery. Info. La 3-7781. (Chicago Tribune, January 14, 1962 - Submitted by Source #96)
MAACK - Charlotte, May 15, 1933 -- beloved wife of the late Herman W., fond mother of Mrs. Ella McGeean, Herman W., Fred W., and Mrs. Ada Reinhardtsen, grandmother of sister Mary Herman, Marie, and Howard. Services Wednesday 2 p.m. at late residence 1647 Lellus Av. Interment Waldheim. (nee Neyendorf) [Chicago Daily News Tuesday, May 16, 1933 page 25 - Submitted by Source #96]
MAACK - Donny, dearest son of Howard P. and Sophie, nee Kukara; dearest brother of Jeanne, grandson of Karl and Mary Kukura. Funeral Friday, 9 a.m. from chapel, 1335 W. 51st street , to SS. Cyril and Methodius church. Interment St. Mary's. (Chicago Daily Tribune, August 30, 1951- Submitted by Source #96)
MAACK, Roy Edward Johann - Roy E. Maack, 92, Venice, died Nov. 15, 1993. He was born Jan. 27, 1901, in Chicago, and came to Bay Indies 15 years ago from there. He was an electrician and a member of Evangelical Covenant Church of Bay Indies. Survivors include his wife, Lillian; a son, Kenneth of Hot Springs, Ark.; a stepson, Charle Schock of Sarasota; and three grandchildren. Memorial services will be at a later date. National Cremation Society, Sarasota chapter, is in charge. [Sarasota Herald-Tribune, Wednesday, 17 Nov 1993 - Submitted by Source #96]
MAACK, Ella Marie nee Framke, beloved wife of Herbert; fond sister of Arthur (Vern) Framke and Helen (Harry) Johnson; loving aunt of many nieces and nephews. Visitation 2 to 10 p.m., Monday and Tuesday. Funeral 1:30 p.m., Wednesday, from the P. J. Stransky Funeral Home, 2010 W. 51st St. (just west of Damen). Interment Oak Ridge Cemetery. Information, 434-1880. [dod Nov 6, 1976][Chicago Tribune [Nov 9, 1976] -- Submitted by Source #96]
In Loving Memory of Ella Marie Maack born April 24, 1895 Passed Away Sat., Nov 6th, 1976 Services Held at P.J. Stransky Funeral Home 2010 W. 31st Street Wed., Nov. 10th, 1976 One-thirty P.M. Officiating Rev. Robert Tremaine Interment Oakridge Cemetery (funeral card)
MAACK -- Frederick W. Maack, April 3, in his forty-fourth year, beloved husband of Caroline and father of Alice, Fred, and Milton MAACK. Funeral at 10 a. m. Wednesday, April 5, from late residence, 1630 Bryan-av., by automobiles to Waldheim. Masonic service at the grave. Chicago Tribune, April 4, 1911, submitted by source #27
MAACK, Gesella, nee Ballasch, beloved wife of the late Alfred; dear mother of Viola O'Brien, Marjorie Jacobs, and the late Bernice W.; fond mother-in-law of John O'Brien and Ben Jacobs; grandmother of John O'Brien, Stephen Jacobs, and Diane Boggio; great-grandmother of nine. Funeral Saturday, 9:30 a.m. from Fortuna Funeral home, 4401 S. Kedzie avenue, to St. Joseph and St. Anne church. Interment local cemetery, LA 3-7781. (dod 13 Nov 1962, Chicago Tribune, November 15 and 16, 1962 - Submitted by Source #96)
MAACK, Herman W., beloved husband of Theresa, nee Cusack; fond father of Bertha, Marie, and Howard, brother of Fred W. Maack, Ella McGeehan, and Ada Reinhardtsen. Funeral Wednesday, 9 a.m., from late residence, 7713 S. Winchester avenue, to Little Flower church. Information, Seeley 0463. (Chicao Tribune, September 18, 1939 - Submitted by Source #96)
MAACK, Ida Augusta Hermine -- loving sister of Herbert G., Henry W., Elsa A. Kerr, Roy E., and the late Alfred H. Funeral Saturday, 1 pm at the P. J. Stransky Funeral Home, 2010 W. 51st at Damen. Visitation from 2 to 10 pm Friday. Interment Waldheim Cemetery. Please omit flowers. [Chicago Tribune February 2, 1968 - Submitted by Source #96]
MAACK, Lauretta - at Xenia, Ohio, beloved wife of the late Henry W., mother of Albert (Margery), Margaret (Howard) Rickman and Ida Mae (Edward) Bartelt; grandmother of seven; great-grandmother of five. P.M. of Frances E. Willard Chapter No. 433, O.E.S., P.W.H.P. of Unity Chapter No. 92 W. S. of J and Past Mother Advisor of Florence Nightingale Assembly Order for Rainbow Girls. Funeral Monday 1 p.m., at the Fern Chapel, South Western Avenue at 100 Street. Interment Fairmount. Eastern Star service, Sunday, 8 p.m. In lieu of flowers, memorials to your favorite charity. Visitation Sunday 2 to 9:30 p.m. (nee Sheldon, born Aug 13, 1892; died Oct 26, 1973) [Chicago Tribune (Illinois) October 27 & 28, 1973 - Submitted by Source #96]
MAACK, Lewis, beloved son of Lewis H. and Mima Maack, brother of Edith and Gladys. Funeral from parents' residence, 474 S. 42nd-av., Friday at 1 o'clock to Waldheim. (Chicago Tribune, February 19, 1909 - Submitted by Source #96]
MAACK - Lewis H., husband of Mima Maack (nee Raine), loving father of Mrs. Gladys Miller and the late Edith Maack, grandfather of Marion and Jack Miller. Funeral Saturday, Oct. 25 at 1:30 p.m. from his late residence, 631 S. Keeler-av. Interment Waldheim. Information 7007. (dod 24 Oct 1929) [Chicago Tribune - Submitted by Source #96]
MAACK, Lillian A. Maack, nee Olson, beloved wife of Herbert G., sister-in-law of Ida A., Harry, Laura, Roy, Alice Maack, and Elsa Kerr. Funeral Tuesday 1:30 pm from P. J. Stransky Funeral Home, 2010 W. 51st Street, at Damen. Interment Waldheim Cemetery. HE 4-1880. (Chicago Tribune, September 14, 1964 - Submitted by Source #96)
MAACK - Louis, father of Fred W. and Louis H. Maack, and Mrs. Geo. H. Poss. Funeral Tuesday Nov. 30, at 1 p.m.. from 4140 Colorado av.; interment at Waldheim. (d. 27 Nov 1909 - Chicago Daily News - Submitted by Source #96)
MAACK, Margery, nee Sparks, beloved wife of Albert H.; loving mother of Ida (Kenneth) Recu and Richard (Judy); fond grandmother of Susan Recu, Ricky and Bobby Maack. Funeral service Tuesday, 10 a.m., at the Vandenberg Funeral Home, 6730 W. 174th St. (1 block east of Oak Park Ave., on 174th St.), Tinley Park. Interment Willow Hills. Visitation Monday, 2 to 9 p.m. 708 532-1635 [Death notice, Chicago Tribune, March 21, 1997 - Submitted by Source #96]
MAACK - Mima Maack (nee Caldwell), beloved wife of the late Lewis, loving mother of Mrs. Gladys Miller, fond grandmother of Marian and Jack. Funeral Friday, March 1, 1:30 p.m. from funeral home, 4013 W. Harrison-st. Interment Waldheim Cemetery. Kedzie 7007. (dod 27 Feb 1940)[Chicago Tribune - Submitted by Source #96]
MAACK, Richard D. - age 57 of Shadow Lakes Wilmington, formerly of Bourbonnais and Park Forest, passed away Thursday evening January 8, 2004 at his home after a long illness. Born July 5, 1946 in Chicago to the late Albert and Marjorie [Margery] (Sparks) Maack. Survived by his loving wife Judith J. (Huizenga). Two sons Rick of Bourbonnais, Robert of Wilmington; a granddaughter Elizabeth Maack; one sister Ida Mae [Ida Jean] (Ken) Recu of Park Forest and a niece Susan Recu of Hometown. Employed by Flooring America (Carpetland) Joliet for over 20 years. There will be a gathering of family and friends on Saturday, January 17, 2004 from 12 noon until time of memorial service at 1 p.m. at the Freitag Funeral Home Wilmington. At Richard's request cremation rites were accorded. [Herald News (Joliet, IL)- Submitted by Source #96]
MAACK, Theresa Cusack Maack of 7713 S. Winchester avenue, beloved wife of the late Herman W. Maack, dear mother of Howard P., Bertha Maack and Marie Smith, fond sister of Edmond Cusack and the late Anna "Babe" Brady. Funeral Wednesday, 9:15 a.m., from funeral home, 79th street at Loomis boulevard to Little Flowers Church. Interment Calvary cemetery. Member of Little Flower Sanctuary society. Information, TRiangle 4-1187. Please omit flowers. (Chicago Tribune, November 21, 1950- Submitted by Source #96)
MAACK, Wilhelmina C(aroline), (nee Drier) formerly of 1833 W. 34th Pl., beloved mother of Alfred, Herbert, Ida, Harry, Mrs. Elsa Kerr, and Roy, resting at son's residence, 5525 S. Honore, until 11 a.m. Tuesday, Dec. 26. Funeral 2 p.m. at St. Andrew's Ev. Luth. church, 37th and Honore street. Interment Waldheim Cemetery. [Chicago Daily News - Submitted by Source #96]
MACBETH, Elizabeth Hunter at Hamilton O, on Wednesday April 5; wife of Charles E. Macbeth [Chicago Tribune, Apr 6, 1916 - Submitted by Source #132]
MACK, Henry - aged 78 years, beloved father of Louis H. Mack, at his residence, 113 Bunker-st. Funeral Friday at 1 p.m.; Waldheim cemetery. [Chicago Daily Tribune, November 13, 1908 - Submitted by Source #96]
[Baptized Johann Heinrich Julius Maack - Johann Heinrich Julius, born November 20, 1830, fifth child of Friedrich Maack 39 years old and wife Henrietta Bengelsdorf 37 years old, baptised December 1. (source: Ratzeburg Cathedral Archive, D-2418 Ratzeburg, Domhof 35, West Germany (BDR) Baptismal Register of the evangelical-lutheran parish St. Marien in Friedland, 1830, page 267, Nr. 80.]
MACK, Ida Rose, Oct. 21, 1966, sister of the late Louis William Mack. Funeral from Lain and Son Chapel, 1035 N. Dearborn street, Monday, Oct. 24, at 9:15 a.m., to Holy Rosary church, 612 N. Western avenue. Interment family lot.
Miss Ida Rose Mack Mass for Miss Ida Rose Mack, 83, of 2257 Grand av., for many years an elementary school teacher until her retirement in 1948, will be said at 10 a.m. tomorrow in Holy Rosary Catholic church, 612 N. Western av. Miss Mack died Friday. [Chicago Tribune - Submitted by Source #96]
MACK - Services for Mrs. Kate Mack, 73 years old, 2257 Grand avenue, wife of Louis H. Mack, a former president of the Cook county board and active in west side politics for many years, will be held at 9:45 a.m. tomorrow from the chapel at 4817 Madison street to St. Malachy's church. Mrs. Mack died Friday, [July 16, 1943]. She had been prominent in Catholic societies. She leaves her husband; a son, Louis W., and a daughter, Ida. [July 1943, Submitted by Src #96]
. . . .Kate Mack of 2257 Grand avenue, beloved wife of Louis H., dear mother of Louis W. and Ida R. Mack. Funeral Monday, 9:45 a.m., from chapel, 4817 Madison street to St. Malachy's church. Kindly omit flowers. [July 1943, Submitted by Src #96, "Catherine (Kate) Mack nee Slepicka"]
MACK, Louis H. - 80, of 2257 W. Grand av., former member of the Cook County Board of Commissioners and at one time its head, died yesterday in University Hospital from injuries he received a few hours earlier when he slipped on ice and fell near his home. He suffered a broken hip and internal injuries in the fall. Mr. Mack, who was born in a home which stood on the northwest corner of State and Adams sts., was head of a board committee that organized plans for the building of the County Court Building. He was also instrumental, after waging a long campaign, in the establishment of the first free tuberculosis hospital here. He is survived by his son, Louis Jr., and a daughter, Miss Ida R. Mack. Services will be held at 2 p.m. Monday at the chapel of the Conboy Funeral Home, 4817 W. Madison st.
Louis H. Mack, 2257 W. Grand avenue, beloved husband of the late Kate, dear father of Louis W. and Ida R. Mack. At chapel, 4817 Madison street. Services Monday, 1:45 p.m., under auspices of Golden Rule lodge, No. 726, A. F. & A. M. Burial Waldheim. Member of Alexandra lodge, No. 383, Royal League. Kindly omit flowers. Austin 1137. [Chicago Tribune - Submitted by Source #96]
Chicago Daily Tribune, January 19, 1945, pg. 19
L. H. MACK DEAD; LED IN ERECTING COUNTY BUILDING Louis H. Mack, 80, former member of the Cook county board, died yesterday in University hospital shortly after he fell on the ice near his home at 2257 Grand av. Me. Mack served on the board from 1894 to 1910 and figured importantly in many county improvements. He was chairman of the public service committee in charge of the erection of the County building, and also served on the committee which created the Oak Forest infirmary. He was a delegate in 1904 to the famous deadlocked Republican state convention which nominated Charles S. Deneen for governor against Richard Yates. Surviving Mr. Mack are a son, Louis W., and a daughter, Miss Ida R. Mack. Services will be held at 1:45 p. m. Monday in the chapel at 4817 Madison st. [Chicago Tribune - Submitted by Source #96]
MACK, Louis W. - June 9, 1965, beloved brother of Ida Mack. At Lain & Son Chapel, 1035 N. Dearborn street, where services will be held Saturday, June 12, at 1 p.m., under the auspices of United lodge, No. 726, A.F. & A.M. Interment Waldheim. Please omit flowers. [Chicago Tribune - Submitted by Source #96]
MACK, William H. - Saturday, Dec. 2 (1893), William H., beloved son of Mary and Henry Mack, and brother of Louis Mack, aged 27 years. Funeral Tuesday at 1p.m. from late residence, 173 Nebraska av., to Waldheim cemetery. Manitowoc and Denver papers please copy. [Chicago Tribune - Submitted by Source #96]
MACKEY-- B. Palmer, Dec. 22, 2 a.m., aged 65 years, at residence, 5200 S. Park-av., beloved husband of Sara Peters and father of Mrs. Louise D. Clark, Miss Ella M., Mrs. Lydia R. Livingston, Mrs. Sadie P. McKeand, W. Irving and William P. Mackey. Funeral notice later. Chicago Tribune, Dec. 23 & 25, 1903, submitted by source #27
McMANUS - Martin J. McManus of 6345 S. Kilpatrick avenue, dearly beloved husband of Margaret, nee Carroll; devoted father of Marie Swanson and Martin J.; grandfather of five; dear brother of Mae Prendergast, James, Patrick, and Michael of Ireland, the late John, Thomas, Bea Carroll, Cecelia Waldron, Ann Curley, and Margaret Reaney. Funeral Saturday, 8:45 a.m., from funeral home, 1718 W. 63d street, to St. Mary Star of the Sea church at 9:30 a.m. Interment Holy Sepulchre. Native of Country Mayo, Ireland. PRospect 6-1000. [1955-08-04, Chicago Tribune - Submitted by Source #101]
MACMULLEN, H. Gertrude - 8620 Vernon-av., April 26, 1930; beloved sister of William F., Dr. Della M., Benjamin J. and Janet R., Anna R., and Ralph P. MacMullen. Services at chapel, 63d and Harvard, Monday, April 28  at 1 p.m. Interment at Hannibal, N.Y.
MAC NIVEN, James Russell, age 6 years, April 29, 1930, of 1953 N. Parkside-av, son of Stuart and Ruth MacNiven, brother of Thomas. Funeral notice later. Chicago Tribune, April 30, 1930. Submitted by source #6
MADDEN, Mrs. John -- At Vermilion, S.D. Oct.23. Funeral from her daughter's residence. Mrs. Lottie Condon. 1701 Brair-PL., Sunday, Oct. 27, at 1 o'clock. Carriages to Calvary. [Chicago Tribune - Oct. 1895 - submitted by a Friend of Free Genealogy]
MADDEN, Maria - beloved wife of the late John Madden; fond mother of Mrs. M.E. Loescher, Charles J., William F. and Frank Madden. Funeral Wednesday, April 2, at 9:30 a.m. from the home of her son, William F. Madden, 4330 N. Winchester-av. to Our Lady of Lourdes church. Interment Calvary. [Chicago Tribune, April 1, 1930. Submitted by source #6]
MADDEN -- CONG. MADDEN DIED SUDDENLY IN HIS OFFICE; Chairman of House Appropriations Committee Succumbed to Heart Attack; MEMBER FROM CHICAGO FOR THE LAST 22 YEARS; Collapsed While Discussing Legislative Matters With Rep. Sproul of Illinois-Death Occurred at 1:45 This Afternoon.
Washington, April 27. - (U. P) Rep. Martin Madden, chairman of the house appropriations committee, dropped dead in his office today. Madden had served in congress continuously for 22 years as the Republican representative from the first Illinois district, Chicago. He was first elected to the 59th congress. Madden s death was due to angina pectoris, hardening of the arteries, it was said by Rep. Strovich, of New York, a physician, who was called to after the veteran legislator collapsed. Madden was 75 years old. His majestic white head was a familiar sight in the house for years. [Dunkirk Evening Observer (Dunkirk, New York) April 27, 1928 - Submitted by Src #96. Read bio]
MADSEN -- Ethel Madsen, beloved wife of Arthur; dearest mother of Shirley (Paul) Ward, Phyllis (Mervin) Karl and Muriel (Kenneth) Kort; dear grandmother of 14 and great-grandmother of four; fond sister of Floyd Bolin. Resting at Glueckert Funeral Home Ltd., Northwest Hwy. & Vale Av., Arlington Hts., where services will be held 1 p.m. Wednesday. Visitation 2 to 9 p.m. Tuesday. Contributions to St. Luke Lutheran Church, In care of 205 N. Prospect Av., Park Ridge, Il., 60068 appreciated. Interment Memory Gardens Cemetery. [Chicago Tribune, June 14, 1977. Submitted by source #6]
MADSON, Lars - April 15, 1930, beloved husband of Erika, father of Edmund Madson. Funeral from residence, 5912 Normal-blvd., Saturday, April 19 at 1:30 p.m. to Church of Jesus Christ of the Latter Day Saints, 6111 Kenwood-av. Interment at Arlington. Chicago Tribune, April 16, 1930. Submitted by source #6
MAGEE-- Alexander Magee, beloved husband of Mary A., nee McKAY, father of Katherine, Florence, Arthur, Alexander, and Joseph, brother of Charles J., Patrick J., Michael G. MAGEE, and Mrs. W. SIMPSON. Funeral from late residence, 132 S. Central-av., Monday, May 20, at 9 a.m., to St. Catherine's church; autos to Mount Carmel. Phone Monroe 720. Chicago Tribune, May 18, 1918, submitted by source #27
MAGRUDER - A. S. J. Magruder Chicago, Ill., Sept. 17 Albert Sydney Johnston Magruder, son of Prof. W. H. N. Magruder of Baton Rouge, La., and brother of Justice B. D. Magruder of the Illinois supreme court, died here yesterday morning. (Dallas Morning News 9/18/1891 -- Submitted by Dale Donlon)
MAHER, Agnes Bremner - April 14 , wife of the late Daniel W. Maher, mother of Agnes Helen, Mary Imelda, Daniel W. Jr., and David D. Maher. Funeral from residence, 5001 Greenwood, Wednesday at 9:30 a.m. to St. Ambrose church. Interment Calvary cemetery. Chicago Tribune, April 16, 1930. Submitted by source #6
MAHONEY, Catherine B. - nee Storen, beloved wife of the late Richard J., fond mother of Coleman J. Marguerite Heffner, Catherine Cook and Ambrose W. Funeral from her son's residence, 4900 W. Adams-st., Wednesday, April 16, at 11 o'clock, to Resurrection church. Interment Mount Carmel. Member of St. Agatha's court, W.C.O.F. Chicago Tribune, April 16, 1930. Submitted by source #6
MAHONEY, John I. - April 28  230 [? address hard to read] E. 79th-st, beloved son of Sadie and the late Charles, brother of Frank, Lucile, and Mrs. Marie Burger. Funeral Friday, 9 a.m. at St. Francis de Tatria church. Burial at Mount Carmel. Member of Electrical Workers union, local 134. [Chicago Tribune, April 30, 1930. Submitted by source #6]
MAHONEY -- Thomas Mahoney, April 22, at Burlington, N. Dak., son of the late Patrick and Mary Mahoney, native of Moveen, County Clare, Ireland. Funeral Saturday, April 26, from his sister's residence, Mrs. John Keane, 9217 Ontario-av., at 8 a.m., to St. Patrick's church, by carriages to Mount Olivet. [Chicago Tribune, 4/25/1913 - Sub by FoFG]
MAHONEY -- Mrs. Mary Mahoney, nee Collins, wife of the late Patrick Mahoney, formerly of Moveen, County Clare , Ireland. Funeral from the late residence, 9217 Ontario-av., South Chicago, Saturday, at 8:30 a.m., St. Patrick's church, by carriages to Mount Olivet. [Chicago Tribune, Apr 4, 1913 - Sub by FoFG]
MAHONY -- Edmund Mahony, April 20, aged 85 years, beloved husband of the late Mary Mahony, nee Gorman, father of Bridget C., Bernard J., David A., Edmund J., Joseph B., Dennis M., John V., Michael P., and the late Mary A., Annie M., Patrick J., and Thomas A. Mahony; native of Newtown, Carrigboth, County Clare , Ireland. Funeral Sunday, April 28, from his late residence, 4410 N. Western, 12:15, to Queen of Angels' church, autos to Calvary, Seats, 624 Monroe. [Chicago Tribune, 4/23/1916 - Sub by FoFG]
MALONEY -- Elizabeth Maloney [nee Clancy], beloved wife of Bartholomey Maloney and mother of Michael, Elizabeth, and Anne, Mary Maloney, native of Killard parish, County Clare, Ireland. Funeral Wednesday. Dec. 12, at 9:30 a.m., from her late residence, 1473 W. 73d-st., to St. Brendan's church, where solemn requiem high mass will be celebrated, autos to Mount Olivet. The members of St. Mary of Mount Carmel branch 1127, L. C. B. A., are requested to meet at the home of the deceased at 8 o'clock this evening. [Chicago Tribune, 12/11/1917 - Sub by FoFG]
MALONEY--?716 Parnell-av., James, husband of Sarah Maloney. Funeral Saturday, at 10a.m. to Church of Nativity, thence by cars to Cal???? [Chicago Tribune, Dec. 25, 1903, submitted by source #27]
MALONEY -- Patrick Maloney, Feb. 21, 1913, beloved husband of Susan Maloney, nee Cunningham, fond father of Catherine Maloney, brother of Simon, James, Michael, Bartholomew, Peter, Martin, Delia, and Margaret, and Mrs. Mary Howe. Native of the parish of Doonbeg, County Clare , Ireland. Funeral from late residence, 3830 Emerald-av., Monday, Feb. 24, at 9 a.m. to St. David's church, where high mass will be celebrated, by carriages to Mount Olivet. Member of Commonwealth council, Royal League, No. 72, and Master Horseshoers' Protective association. [Chicago Tribune, 2/23/1913 - Sub by FoFG]
MANGAN, Michael J. - April 25 , beloved husband of Mary Russel Mangan, fond father of Daniel, William, Lillian, Edward, Florence, Joseph and the late John A. Mangan. Funeral Monday, April 28 at 8:30 a.m. from his late residence, 5049 Monroe-st., to Resurrection church, where requiem high mass will be celebrated. Interment Mount Carmel cemetery. [Chicago Tribune, April 27, 1930. Submitted by source #6]
MANGANO, Lela -- age 83 of Steger, formerly of Florida and Chicago Heights, passed away at home on December 13, 2005. Beloved wife of the late Anthony Mangano, Sr. (Loving mother, grandmother and great grandmother) Visitation will be Friday Dec. 16th from 2 to 8 pm at Kerr Parzygnot Funeral Home, 540 Dixie Hwy at Joe Orr Road in Chicago Heights, IL 60411. Funeral services Saturday 10:00 am at funeral home. Interment Mount Carmel Cemetery, Hillside, IL [The Star Newspaper, Chicago Heights, IL, Dec 18, 2005, pg A-18 - Submitted by Source #134]
MANNEL -- Carl A. Mannel, April 3, aged 30 years, beloved husband of Margie MANNEL, nee GROGAN. Funeral Wednesday, April 5, from late residence 3712 Rokeby-st., at 2:30 p. m. Interment at Rosehill. Chicago Tribune, April 4, 1911, submitted by source #27
MANSELL, Mrs. C. A. - Monday, Dec. 30, 1872, at her residence, 518 South Halsted-st., Chicago, Ill., Mrs. C. A. Mansell, in the 54th year of her age. Funeral services at St. Paul's M. E. Church, corner Newberry-av. and Maxwell-st., Wednesday, Jan. 1, 1873, at 10:30 a. m. Friends of the family are invited to attend. Carriages to Rosehill Cemetery. Watertown (N. Y.) and Canada papers please copy. [1872-12-31 Chicago Tribune (IL) Submitted by Source #33]
MANTHEY, Frank -- 4413 Shields av., conductor, suicide. Gun. Illness cause. ["The Day Book", (Chicago, Ill.), May 03, 1915 - Sub. by Src #22]
MANZER, Wm. H., - beloved husband of Clara, nee Davis. Funeral Monday, Jan. 1, at 1 p.m., from chapel, 2449 Cottage Grove-av.; by autos to Evergreen cemetery. 1916-12-31 Chicago Tribune (IL) Submitted by Source #33
MARBLE -- Class of 1883 - WALTER HERBERT MARBLE. Born, Sept. 13, 1858, in Ashburnham, Mass. Son of Warren and Mary Wilkes Marble. Fitted at Cushing Academy. Studied medicine at Chicago Medical College, 1886, and St. Mercy Hospital. Practiced at Chicago during life. He was a member of the medical staff of the German-American Hospital, Chicago. Died, Jan. 13, 1899, in Chicago.
Married, June 5, 1889, Susie E., daughter of Theodore and Ellen Joslin Greenwood. Children: Theodore Davis, Florence, and Hobart, of whom the last survives. [Source: Dartmouth College Necrology, 1898-1899, Hanover, N.H., Dartmouth Press, 1899. - tr. by K. Mohler]
MARIK, Anna (nee Fiala) -- late of North Riverside, formerly of Berwyn, beloved wife of the late Joseph F. Marik; dear mother of Eleanor (Lester) Stebor and Joseph H. (Lorraine) Marik; sister of Barbara Hlavaty; grandmother of Perry Stebor, Penny (Robert) Mason, Carol (John) Bonanni and Joseph P. Marik; great-grandmother of seven. Services Monday, 2 p.m., at H. Marik Sons Funeral Home, 6507 W. Cermak Rd., Berwyn. Entombment Woodlawn. [1982-06-06 - Submitted by Source #77]
MARIK, Barbara --- "With aching hearts, we announce to all relatives and acquaintances the death of our dearly loved mother, sister, mother-in-law, grandmother, great-grandmother, sister-in-law, and aunt - BARBARA MARIK on Monday October 17, 1938 at about 11:40 pm at the age of 73 years, 10 months - who lived at 2113 S. Cuyler Ave. She was born in Bohemia and lived in this country 70 years. The funeral will commence Friday, October 21 at 8:30 am from the funeral home of Marik and Sons, 6507 Cermak Rd., then to the church of St. Odilos, 23rd St. and Clarence Ave., and from there to the family gravesite. "With quiet sympathy Joseph J. Marik, son; Matilda Korbel, Anna Dvorak, Mary Cermak and Agnes Pitra, daughters; Marie Svestka, sister; Mae A. Marik, daughter-in-law; James Korbel, Stanley Dvorak, Charles Cermak and William Pitra, sons-in-law; Joseph Svestka, brother-in-law; 7 grandchildren, 1 great-grandchild, and other relatives." [Submitted by Source #77]
MARIK, Joseph --- With deep sorrow, by this notice to all relatives and acquaintances, the death of our dearly loved husband, father, father-in-law, brother-in-law, grandfather and great-grandfather. - Joseph MARIK - from Hinsdale, IL. - after a long painful illness on Wednesday February 11, 1931 at about 1:45 a.m. at the age of 74 years. The deceased was born in the region of Tabor in Bohemia and lived in this country 52 years. The funeral will proceed on Saturday, February 14th at 10 a.m. from the funeral chapel of Marik and Sons, (Berwyn), then to the Bohemian National Cemetery family grave plot. "With quiet sympathy Barbara Marik, grieving wife, Joseph Marik, son, Matlida Korbel, Anna Dvorak, Marie Cermak, and Anna Pitra, daughters, Marie Marik, daughter-in-law, Vaclav Korbel, Stanislaus Dvork, Karel Cermak, and William Pitra, sons-in-law; brothers-in-law, sisters-in-law, grandchildren and great-grandchildren. [Submitted by Source #77]
MARIK, Joseph J. - late of Hinesdale, beloved husband of the late Mae, nee Tuma; dear father of Gladys (Dr. Russell) Hall; grandfather of Christine, Catherine, and Jackqueline; brother of Anna Dvorak, Matilda Korbel, Mary Cermak, and Agnes Pitra; brother-in-law of Frank Tuma. [Chicago Tribune June 21, 1967 - Submitted by Source #77]
MARIK, Mae A. (nee Tuma) -- late of 3600 W. 26th street, beloved wife of Joseph J.; loving mother of Gladys M. Hall; fond sister of Frank Tuma; mother-in-law of Dr. Russell P. Hall; grandmother of Christine Maria and Catherine Jean Hall. Services Thursday, July 7, at 1:30 p.m., at chapel, 6507 W. Cermak road. Entombment Bohemian National cemetery. Member of Lawndale chapter, No. 749, O. E. S.; Shepherds Shrine, No. 49, and order of W. S. of J. GUnderson 4-6310. [Chicago Tribune, 1955-07-06 - Submitted by Source #77]
MARO, John - beloved husband of Rosina, nee Scotti, beloved father of Jerry, Carmelia, Angelina, Giacomina, Michael and Anna, fond brother of Michael, Aberto, Jerry and Harry; brother-in-law of Criscenzo and Sam Scotti. Funeral Monday at 9 a.m. from residence, 754 S. California-av., to Our Lady of Sorrows church. Interment Mount Carmel cemetery. Chicago Tribune, April 27, 1930. Submitted by source #6
MARSH, Harriet M., 1469 E. ?8th st, wife of the Rev. Thomas Marsh, deceased, mother of Anne C. and Thomas A. Funeral Wednesday afternoon at Loda, Ill. Chicago Tribune, April 30, 1930. Submitted by source #6
MARSHALL -- Sylvester Marshall, beloved husband of Minnie E. Marshall, at his residence, 4841 Indiana-av. Funeral from late residence, 2 p.m. Wednesday. Interment at Graceland cemetery. Chicago Tribune, April 4, 1911, submitted by source #27
MARTIN, Kate Philena - April 29  of 1020 Lawrence-av., beloved mother of Thomas A., Mrs. Anna Woolley, Frank R. and Agnes J., sister of Mrs. L.E. Bell (or Buell?) of Detroit, Mich., and Mrs. Sarah --? of Rock Island, Ill. Burial Dubuque, Ia. [Chicago Tribune, April 30, 1930 - Src #6]
MARTIN, Naomi Robinson Walton - PEORIA - Naomi Walton-Martin, 72, of 9311 S. Justine, Chicago, mother of a Peoria resident, died Saturday, Oct. 19, 1996, in Chicago. Born June 20, 1924, in Chicago to Gilliard Sr. and Ruth Brown Robinson, she married William Walton. He preceded her in death. She later married Maurice Martin in 1981. He preceded her in death. Surviving are four sons, Robert Walton of Peoria, Clayborn Walton and John Walton, both of Chicago, and Marvis Walton of Dayton, Ohio; two daughters, Khalilah El-Amin of Chicago and Barbara Jean Geter of Dayton; 19 grandchildren; 16 great-grandchildren; three brothers, Gilliard Robinson and Nathaniel Robinson, both of Chicago, and Randolph Robinson of Peoria; three sisters, Shirley Starks of Chicago, Barbara Rallins of California and Arwilda Anthom of Detroit; and numerous nieces and nephews. Services will be at 7 tonight at Gatling's Chapel in Chicago, where visitation will be one hour before services. Burial will be in Cedar Park Cemetery in Chicago. [Peoria Journal Star, October 23, 1996, Page: D7, submitted by Src #67]
MARX -- A Chicago clothing dealer named Marx was killed by falling down an elevator shaft in his own store. [The Evening Bulletin (Maysville, Ky.), February 19, 1890 - Src #6]
MASON-- Dec. 23, Malcolm. G., husband of (unreadable; looks like could be Maria) Mason, aged 71 years. Funeral Dec. 27, at 1 p.m., from 127 S. Loomis-st. Burial at Rosehill. Chicago Tribune, Dec. 25, 1903, submitted by source #27
MASON - Hon. Roswell Mason - Chicago, Ill., Jan. 2 Hon. Roswell Mason, mayor of Chicago at the time of the great fire, died of congestion of the brain at midnight, after four weeks illness. He was born in New Harford, N. Y. in 1805 and has been connected with the construction of several large roads, having come to Chicago in 1831 and superintended the construction of the Illinois Central road. (Dallas Morning News 1/3/1892 - Submitted by Dale Donlon)
MASON, Warren B. - Meets Death by a Folding Bed.
Warren B. MASON, Who Was Caught in a Folding Bed, Dies at His Home, - Uncle of M. J. ABERNETHY, of this City.
Mr. M. J. ABERNETHY, received the sad news of a sudden and peculiar death of his uncle, which is recorded, in this article. He went to Chicago, Tuesday, to attend the funeral.
Warren B. MASON, for eighteen years a prominent man in business circles in Chicago, died at his home, No. 148 Lincoln street, Monday morning, from injuries inflicted by the accidental closing of a folding bed the morning before.
His death occurred at 6:30 o clock Monday morning about 24 hours after the accident. The family was prostrated by the terrible accident and its fatal termination, all the more because Mr. MASON had never been in better spirits than the day before his death. From all that can be learned, his death is directly traceable to the faulty construction of the folding bed which made it liable to close suddenly, and without warning. Sunday morning Mr. MASON awoke at the usual hour, 7 o clock, and arose from his bed. After looking at his watch, he decided to return and try to sleep again. He was a very heavily built man, and it is thought that on returning to the bed he jarred the mechanism of the bed and forced the catch. The bed was a very heavy cabinet folding pattern, with drawers in front. When the bed was opened these swung around to the rear. In some way the catch which held back the heavy front was sprung, and the whole weight of the wood and iron struck Mr. Mason on the head as he was preparing to lie down, and forced his head over his chest, breaking his back at the seventh vertebrae.
A married daughter, Mrs. MARSHALL, slept in the next room to that which Mr. and Mrs. MASON occupied, and hearing the noise, called another daughter, and the combined efforts of the two were needed to lift the heavy front so that it could be seen that Mr. MASON was caught under it., and that the peculiar position in which he lay, protected Mr. MASON from injury.
A son-in-law, Harry B. WILKIE, lived down stairs in the house occupied by Mr. MASON, and he was called. With his aid, the heavy weight was lifted away, and Mr. MASON removed. He lay unconscious for some little time, and then his suffering became so intense as to require the constant use of opiates. He died at 6:30 Monday morning.
Mr. MASON had been a resident of Chicago for 28 years coming from Minneapolis. For years he was in the insurance business, but of late his attention has been turned to the promotions of various inventions. He was interested in the Chicago cotton-picker and in the Acetylene Gas Company, having an office in the Roanoke building. He was a man of most genial address and attractive disposition, and his loss will be sincerely mourned in business circles. He was 60 years old.
A coroner s jury returned a verdict of accidental death. Inter Ocean. Deceased was a brother of Mrs. Harriet ABERNETHY, and an uncle of Mrs. G. M. DANIELS and Mrs. M. J. ABERNETHY. [Batavia Herald, 12 November 1896 - Submitted by K. Torp]
MASTERS, Edward Joseph - beloved son of Daniel and Mary, nee Tierney, brother of William, Helen, Michael, Daniel Jr., John Masters and Mrs. Josephine Haven, Mrs. Marie Lenz and the late Veronica and Norine Masters. Funeral Monday at 9 a.m. from parents' residence, 5905 S. LaSalle-st., to St. Anne's church. Interment Holy Sepulchre. [Chicago Tribune, April 27, 1930. Submitted by source #6]
MATEJKA, Ethel Bergman Matejka of 6005 S. Pulaski road, beloved wife of Charles Matejka Sr., fond mother of Charles Matejka Jr., sister of Lillian Maack and Albin Bergman, five grandchildren. Funeral at chapel, 1503 W. 51st street, Friday, June 8, at 1:30 p.m. Interment Chapel Hills South. Information, YArds 7-4765. [dod June 5, 1951 - Chicago Tribune - Submitted by Source #96]
MAYERLE, Christian Michael Feb 8, 1910, aged 53 years, beloved father of Fred, August, Willie, Christian and Lulu Mayerle. Buried in Montrose Cemetery. [THE DAILY NEWS, February 10, 1910, page 20: Submitted by source #32]
MCBEATH, Edna - AGE 67, April 24  at her home, 2932 Lake Park-av., beloved wife of the late John McBeath, fond sister of J.J. Ellsworth of Chicago, E.E. of Seattle and Mrs. S.R. Chord of White Owl, South Dakota. Services Saturday, 2 p.m. at funeral home, 2917 S. Michigan. Interment Elmwood cemetery. [Chicago Tribune, April 26, 1930. Submitted by source #6]
McCABE -- Miss Margaret Eva McCabe, 90, a five-year resident of Caravilla, died there Tuesday morning. She was born Jan. 2, 1895, in Mount Sterling, Ill., and was a longtime teacher at Senn High School, Chicago, Ill. Surviving are two nieces and a nephew. A funeral Mass will be at 11 a.m. Thursday in the Caravilla chapel. Burial will be in All Saints Cemetery, Des Plaines, Ill. Visitation will be one hour prior to services at the chapel. Arrangements are by Hansen Funeral Home. ***Note: According to the Social Security Death Index, Margaret was born in 1896 and died in Apr. 1985. Source: unknown newspaper (dated 1985) contributed by Ron Flink; transcribed by Marla Zwakman
MCCARTHY, Dennis -- May 29, 1895, at his residence, 4542 State St., Dennis D. McCarthy, son of Owen and Annie McCarthy, New-(?) Quinlan, aged 24 years, brother of John J. Owen, Mary and Maggie McCarthy, member of Justice Lodge No. 270, K. of P. Funeral notice later. [The Chicago Times Herald, Thursday Morning, May 30, 1895 - Tr by Src #182]
McCARTHY, Kathleen -- (nee Duffin) of Park Forest, formerly of Chicago, died Sept. 14 at St. James Hospital and Health Centers in Olympia Fields. Visitation is 3 to 8 p.m. Monday at Lain-Sullivan Funeral Home in Park Forest. A service is Tuesday at Church of Holy Family in Park Forest. Mrs. McCarthy was born Nov. 29, 1940. She was an Avon Products district manager and a homemaker. She is survived by her husband William Jr.; (two sons and her mother Margaret Duffin). Partial transcript [The Star Newspaper, Chicago Heights, IL, Sep 16, 2001, pg A-14 - Submitted by Source #134]
MCCARTHY, Margaret Veronica - April 24  beloved daughter of Edmond J. and the late Margaret Veronica McCarthy, sister of Lawrence D., John J., Edmond J. Jr., William J., Francis J., and Robert Lee McCarthy. Funeral from residence, 832 S. Sheridan-rd., Highland Park, Ill., Saturday April 26, at 9 a.m. to Immaculate Conception church. Interment Calvary cemetery. [Chicago Tribune, April 26, 1930. Submitted by source #6]
McCARTHY -- Sister Mary Catherine McCARTHY, of the Sisters of Charity, B.V.M., March 31, 1911, age 28 years, beloved daughter of William D. and Margaret E. McCARTHY, and sister of Henry, Joseph, George, Edward, and Sister Mary GILBERTINE, B.V.M.. Funeral Monday, April 3, at 10:30 a.m., to Church of Holy Cross, 65th and Jackson-av., where solemn requiem high mass will be celebrated, thence by carriages to the Northwestern elevated railroad, by cars to Calvary. Chicago Tribune, April 3, 1911, submitted by source #27
McCLINTOCK - Died. William Nelson McClintock, 21, heir to many millions; in Chicago, of typhoid fever. In a few days he was to have been married. Ushers became pallbearers; on the door of the house there was a bride's bouquet of pink roses; the cleric who was to have performed the wedding ceremony preached the funeral sermon. Owing to the similarly sudden deaths of other McClintocks, Chicagoans declare that a curse rides the family's wealth. [Time Magazine, Monday, Dec. 15, 1924, submitted by source #6]
McCORMICK, Mary Virginia - daughter of the late Cyrus Hall McCormick of Chicago, Ill., on the 24 of May at the age of 80 years, at her home, Quelindo, Huntington Palisades, Cal. [bet. May 24-27, 1941 - submitted by source #21]
McCORMICK, Mrs. Cyrus Hall - Mrs. C. McCormick Dies at Chicago
Chicago, Jan. 17 - Mrs. Cyrus Hall McCormick, wife of the chairman of the board of directors of International Harvester Company, and a leading figure in Chicago's social, philantrhopic and civic activies, died early today after a brief illness. [El Dorado Times, Jan 17, 1921 - submitted by src #90]
MCCORMICK, Thomas L. - beloved husband of the late Anna --?[can't read] McCormick, fond mother of Estella, Raymond and James McCormick, at residence 7952 S. Bishop-st. Funeral Thursday, May 1  at 9 a.m. to St. Sabina's church. Interment Holy Sepulchre. [Chicago Tribune, April 30, 1930. Submitted by source #6]
MCDERMED, Mabel - nee Framke, late of 3839 W. 116th place, beloved wife of the late Albert; dear mother of Evelyn Sherman, Ray, Alberta Morley, and Edward McDermed; loving grandmother of 10; great-grandmother of five; fond sister of Ella Peak, Arthur, Helen Johnson, and the late Hattie Williams. Resting at funeral home, 1136 W. 87th street, where services will be held Saturday, 1 p.m. Interment Oakridge. RA 3-1100. [Chicago Tribune [July 17, 1959] -- Submitted by Source #96]
MCDONALD, Estelle M. of Westchester, beloved wife of the late Edward M. (former Chicago policeman); dear mother of Rose (Richard W.) Kintzele and Edwina McDonald; fond sister of James E. Brennen, Rose B. Hussey and the late Kathryn Guyer; loving grandmother of nine; dear great-grandmother of two. Resting at the Westchester Funeral Home, 10501 W. Cermak Rd. (2 blocks west of Mannheim Rd.). Visitation Monday and Tuesday, 6 p.m. to 10 p.m. Funeral Wednesday, June 13, 10:30 a.m., from funeral home to Divine Infant Church, Westchester. Mass 11 a.m. Interment Mount Carmel. Please omit flowers. 562-5900. [published June 12, 1973 - Chicago Tribune - Submitted by Source #96]
McDONALD, Jeanie Corey - Beloved wife of the late Walter, fond mother of Roderick and James. Funeral Wednesday 9:30 a.m. from chapel, 6749 Sheridan road to St. Ignatius church. Interment Calvary. [bet. May 24-27, 1941 - submitted by source #21]
MCDONALD, Redmond Joseph - dearly beloved son of Anthony and Bridget, nee Geohegan; beloved brother of Anthony, James, Mae, Ethel, Loretta, Anna, LeRoy and Rogene. Funeral Monday, April 28, at 9 a.m. from residence, 3915 W. Jackson-blvd., to St. Mel's church, where requiem high mass will be celebrated. Interment Mount Carmel. Member of Damen council, No. 650, K.of C., and Electrical Workers' union, local 134. Phone Nevada 3100. Chicago Tribune, April 27, 1930. Submitted by source #6
MCDONOUGH --The funeral of Mrs. Thomas McDonough was held yesterday afternoon at 2 o'clock at the family residence, 1319 Lake street, Evanston. Rev. Father Smyth, pastor of St. Mary's Church, conducted the services. [The Chicago Times Herald, Thursday Morning, May 30, 1895 - Tr by Src #182]
The friends here will be distressed by the news of the sudden death of Mrs. William G. McDougal at Chicago last Thursday afternoon, March 11, at 3:30 o’clock. Mrs. McDougal had been in the retail district of the city shopping with her sister-in-law, Mrs. Alfred McDougal. She was seized with a sudden sickness and before anything could be done for her she succumbed. Mrs. McDougal had not been in the best of health for some time but no fear of the end had been entertained by her or any of her friends.
The deceased was born in Henry, Ill. Her maiden name was Minnie Pool. Besides her husband, who is a son of the late John D. McDougal, there is a son, John D. McDougal, a banker in Des Moines, Ia.
The husband was in the state of Washington on business and it was some time before he could be located by wire to be informed of his wife’s death. He is now on his way home. No arrangements would be made for the burial until he arrived.
Mrs. McDougal was the daughter of the late A. M. Pool and after her marriage located in Peoria, where her husband was engaged in business for a number of years. For the past 18 years she had resided in Des Moines, Ia., but for two years a resident of Chicago. She was 56 years of age. [Henry Republican, Henry IL, March 18, 1915 - sub. by src #25]
MCENERY, Anna - nee Toomey, of 4628 W.Adams-st., wife of the late Patrick; fond mother of Mrs. Michael Klocek. Funeral services at chapel, 4817 Madison-st. Thursday, at 9:30 a.m. Interment Mount Carmel. [Chicago Tribune, April 16, 1930. Submitted by source #6 Chicago Tribune, April 16, 1930. Submitted by source #6]
McGRATH-- Rosanna, wife of the late William McGrath, mother of John J. and William McGrath, Mrs. A. B. Lewis, Mrs. John J. FitzGerald, Mrs. James Goldsmith, and Mrs. William H. Cassidy. Funeral from late residence, 1496 Congress-st., Sunday, 9:30 a.m., to Our Lady of Sorrows church, by cars to Calvary from Union depot. [Chicago Tribune, Dec. 25, 1903, Sub by source #27]
MCGRATH -- Thomas J. McGrath, April 2, at Brainard, Minn., beloved son of John and the late Mary [nee Learhenain], fond brother of Michael, Mrs. Thomas Cleary, Patrick, William, Mary, John, and the late Jane McGrath, native of Dysart Kilrush, County Clare , Ireland. Funeral Monday, 9 a.m., from chapel, 2346 Madison-st., to Precious Blood church, by autos to Mount Carmel. New York and New Rochelle papers please copy. [Chicago Tribune, 4/8/1917 - Sub by FoFG]
MCGUIRE, Albert G. - suddenly, April 14, at residence, 1420 E. 65th-pl; beloved husband of Jane Alice McGuire. Funeral services at the chapel, 4227 Cottage Grove-av. Thursday at 2 p.m. Chicago Tribune, April 16, 1930. Submitted by source #6
McGUIRE, William - of 4931 Quincy street, beloved husband of Nellie (nee O'Connor), fond brother of Mrs. Nellie Sullivan and Mrs. Hannah Carr. Funeral Tuesday, 9:30 a.m. from chapel, 3159 Jackson Boulevard to Resurrection church. Interment Mount Carmel. Member of Norman J. Cornwall post No. 275, American Legion and 33rd Division. [bet. May 24-27, 1941 - submitted by source #21]
McHUGH -- Bridget McHUGH, nee GALLAGHER, beloved wife of John McHUGH, loving mother of Mrs. John E. BYRNES, John S., Joseph E., Charles S., and Kathryn G. McHUGH. Funeral Thursday, 9 a.m. from late residence, 20 W. 115th-st., to Holy Rosary church, where requiem high mass will be celebrated, by carriages to Mount Olivet. Chicago Tribune, April 4, 1911, submitted by source #27
MCINTYRE, Louis W. - in El Paso, Tex., March 30, husband of Mae O'Laughlin McIntyre, fond father of Justin and Margery McIntyre. Burial at Chicago. Funeral notice later. [Chicago Tribune, April 1, 1930. Submitted by source #6]
McKINLEY, Johnstone - aged 57 years, beloved husband of Elizabeth and father of Robert, Annie, Bessie, Frank, Harry and William. Funeral from his late residence, 1279 Van Buren st., Wednesday, Jan. 3, at 1 o'clock. Chicago Daily Tribune (1872-1963; Jan 1, 1900; pg. 5, col. 5. [Submitted by source #6]
McKISSON, Mrs. C. Perry, Formerly of Bloomington, Ill. Daughter of Squire Tavenner, and sister of Mrs. J. C. Nettleton, Mrs. .... Ladd, and Drake Tavenner, d. Chicago, Ill. Nov. 17, 1880, aged 43 years. Son, Harry McKisson. [Compiled from old newspapers by Milo Custer in 1912 - Submitted by Src #105]
McLEAN, John W., - beloved husband of Belle D. and father of Viola E., Ida M., suddenly Friday evening, at his residence, 5050 Winthrop-av. Funeral services at Edge water Presbyterian church, Bryn-Mawr and Kenmore, Monday, Jan. 1, at 2 p.m., Interment at Rosehill. 1916-12-31 [Chicago Tribune (IL) Submitted by Source #33]
McLERAN-- Dec. 24, Lawrence R. McLeran, beloved son of John and Grace McLeran, at residence, 306 Austin-av. Chicago Tribune, Dec. 25, 1903, submitted by source #27
MCMAHON, Patrick - native of Tarmons Tarbert, County Kerry, Ireland, beloved husband of Mary, nee Stack; fond father of Joseph M., the Rev. John A. and Edward J. McMahon; grandfather of Robert J. and John W. McMahon. Funeral Friday, April 18  at 9:30 a.m. from late residence, 4421 Grenshaw-st. to Presentation church. Interment All Saints. Member of Holy Name society and P.B.A. Chicago Tribune, April 16, 1930. Submitted by source #6
MCMANUS, Mary - passed away on April 15, 1930, sister of Mrs. Helen Walsh, and the late Thomas McManus, dearly beloved aunt of Valiere, Thomas J. and Mrs. James Reilly. Remains at chapel, 1820 S. Michigan-av. Funeral notice later. Chicago Tribune, April 16, 1930. Submitted by source #6
McMASTERS, Rev. Dr. - of the Chicago Theological Seminary, died in that city on Tuesday. [Maysville (KY) Eagle, Dec. 26, 1866 Submitted by source #6]
McMILLAN, ROBERT L.- (Milledgeville): Robert L. McMillan, 73, died at 4:40 p.m. Wednesday at his home. Dr L. B. Hussey, deputy coroner, conducted an inquiry at the home and stated death was due to a heart condition. The body was removed to the Woodin Funeral Home where Masonic rites will be conducted Friday at 10 a.m. Burial will be in Oak Ridge Cemetery in Chicago at 2;30 p.m Friday. Mr. McMillan was born July 5, 1883, in Livingston County, Illinois, the son of John and Elizabeth Lawrence McMillan. He was a retail grocer in Riverside until he retired and moved to Milledgeville in 1950. He was a member of the Candida Masonic Lodge 927 in Chicago, IOOF No. 141, West Irving Park Rd., Chicago. Survivors are his widow, two brothers, William McMillan, Coldwater, Mich., and John McMillan, Mendota. [Sterling Gazette - April 4, 1957 - Thursday, pg 2 - Contributed by source #85]
McMULLEN -- Joseph McMullen, beloved father of James J., Joseph A., Bernard A., Vincent P., Mrs. George J. O'LOANE, Mrs. H. A. PEASE, Mrs. G. J. Reynolds, Sister Meneve, C.B.V.M., and brother of Mrs. ?. CAREY. Funeral from his son's residence, 1843 Pratt-av., Monday, April 3, 1911. High mass at St. Jerome's church. Carriages to Calvary. Member of St. Aloysius court No. 27, C.O.F. [Chicago Tribune, April 3, 1911, submitted by source #27]
MCNAMARA -- Johanna McNamara, nee Kelly, beloved wife of the late Edward, fond mother of John E., Joseph P., Stephen, Minnie, Lillie, and the late Patrick, sister of Mary Kelly and Bridget Quilty of Sydney. Australia. Native of Parish Parteen, County Clare , Ireland. Funeral Monday, 9 a.m., from her late residence, 830 W. 36th-st., to Nativity church, where requiem high mass will be celebrated; by autos to Mount Olivet. For seats call Yards 867. Member of division No. 1, L. A., A. O. H. [Chicago Tribune, 4/28/1918 - Sub by FoFG]
McSURELY, WILLIAM HARVEY - Appellate Court Justice
Born January 27, 1865 - Died May 27, 1943
Appellate Court Justice William Harvey McSurely died May 27, 1943. He was born in Oxford, Butler County, Ohio, January 27, 1865. In 1886 graduated with A.B. degree from the College of Wooster; received an L.L.D. from the same college in 1921. Admitted to the Illinois Bar in 1889. Member of the Illinois General Assembly in 1905-6 from the Fifth District. Elected Judge, Superior Court, Cook County, in 1907, where he still is seated; appointed to the Appellate Court (First District) in 1912. Presbyterian. President, Union League Club, Chicago, 1913-14; member of the Sigma Chi and Phi Beta Kappa fraternities, and of various societies and clubs. Survivors are his wife and two children.
MEAD, Rose, - nee Zettel, wife of William H. Mead. Funeral Sunday, 1:30 p. m., from late home, 1002 N. Massasoit-av., by autos to Mount Auburn cemetery. New York City papers please copy. [Dec 31, 1916 Chicago Tribune (IL) Submitted by Source #33]
MEANEY -- Mary Meaney, nee Galvin, beloved wife of the late Patrick Meaney, mother of Margaret, Mary, James, and the late Michael and Patrick Meaney, and grandmother of the late Francis Meaney. Funeral Sunday, April 2, at 9 a.m., from the late residence, 1613 N. Wright-st., to the Annunciation church. Automobiles to Calvary. Native of County Clare, Ireland. [Chicago Tribune, 4/1/1916 - Sub by FoFG]
MEEHAN -- John J. Meehan, June 25, 1914, dearly beloved husband of Kitty [nee Droney] fond father of Henry, John, Susie, Catherine, and Mary Meehan, brother of Patrick, Michael, Mrs. Flannigan and the late Mrs. Carney at residence, 3811 Emerald-av. Funeral Sunday, June 28, at 8 a.m. to Nativity church, thence by autos to Mount Olivet. Member of Gen. Meagher council No. 493. National Union, Electric council No 50, K. O. T. M. Native of Inagh, County Clare , Ireland. [Chicago Tribune, 6/26/1914 - Sub by FoFG]
John J. MEEHAN
parents: John Meehan (both parents born Ireland); spouse: Bessie Meehan
died 27 Jun 1931 at Chicago, Cook, Illinois, age 49; birthplace: Ireland; occupation: Watchman
buried 30 Jun 1931 at St. Joseph Cemetery, River Grove, Cook, Illinois
Source: "Extracted from Family Search digital file 4031914" - Sub. By Marian Meehan Conway
MEIZNER, Mrs. Sarah 58, of 6132 N. Paulina st., a Chicago resident 30 years, died yesterday in her home. She and her husband, Oscar, president of the O. Meizner Raincoat company, returned Wednesday from a two months visit to Israel. The husband is the only immediate survivor. Services will be held at 11 a.m. Monday in the chapel at 1300 Devon av.
--- Sarah Meizner, nee Gerchikov, 6132 N. Paulina street, beloved wife of Oscar, loving sister of Lois Gerchikov, Fannie Senn, and the late Max Gerchikov and Neshi Goetshikoff. Service Monday, 11 a.m., at chapel, 1300 Devon avenue. Interment Jewish Woodlawn. Member of Cong. B'Nai Jacob. [Chicago Tribune [May 10, 11, 1952] -- Submitted by Source #96]
MELOY, WILLIAM THOMAS
William Thomas "Bill" Meloy, 89, passed away after a brief illness on December 1, 2012, in Vancouver, Washington. He was born on June 24, 1923 in Zanesville, Ohio. Resident of Tinley Park, Illinois, for 56 years, he had been visiting his son. He was preceded in death by his beloved wife, Aldona (nee Bardy or Bardauskas), dear friend Marion Tibbetts, parents James Robert and Hilda Perone Meloy, two brothers, Carl and Robert James, "Bob," and a sister, Katherine Leggee (William). He is survived by his devoted children Patricia Meloy-Junkroski (John) of Marengo, Illinois, and Michael (Debi Steffan) of Camas, Washington, his beautiful and talented granddaughters Lisa Andrewjeski (Paul) and Linda Wade (Ty), four delightful great-granddaughters Bailey, Layla, Ella and Emilie, all of Washington, and his three younger sisters, Juanita Darling, (John) of Indiana, Ann Fleischer (Warren) and Alice Jackson (Arthur), both of Florida, many nieces and nephews, and his decidedly pampered cat, Rocky.
In World War II, Bill served in the United States Marine Corps Pacific campaigns on Bougainville (July-Nov. 1943), Guam (July-Nov. 1944) and Iwo Jima (Feb.-March 1945) where he was present for the raising of the American flag on Mount Suribachi. While he rarely spoke of his time in service, he did tell a few stories of his time overseas. One involved sending a letter to his brother Bob who was then serving in the Army. The letter was returned undelivered and stamped INTRA-ISLAND MAIL indicating his brother and he were on the same island. They were able to meet there, halfway around the world from home and in the midst of the chaos of war.
Children were major beneficiaries of Bill's generosity and attention. He worked for many years as custodian for Grissom Junior High School. His greatest joy in life came from the children he knew. In particular, he befriended the special needs students at Grissom who loved him in return as "Mr. Bill." Their drawings, stories, and cards were saved by "Mr. Bill" and even adorned the walls of a room in his home. During his life, Bill enjoyed amateur astronomy and ground his own 10-inch telescope mirror at the Adler Planetarium, Chicago. In the summer and on crisp, fall weekends, his children remember waiting up until very late for dad who worked nights as a lithographer in Chicago. After a late supper, the three would make hot cocoa and haul blankets out to the picnic table on cool, clear nights to bundle up and look for meteors, watch the aurora borealis, or hunt for constellations until sleepiness or the chilly night air sent them in to bed. Fishing with his buddies as a young married man and coaching Little League when his children were young were other pastimes he enjoyed. A lover of music, for a time, Bill was member of an a cappella men's choir that benefitted the hearing challenged and deaf. He was a member of both the VFW and the American Legion. A memorial service with Marine Corps Honor Guard was held in the Willamette National Cemetery, Portland, Oregon, on Thursday, December 13. [compilation of several newspapers, January 2013; Sub. by Patricia L. Meloy-Junkros]
MENZL, Christine Ida Menzl, nee Staack, beloved wife of the late Joseph; dear mother of Lotty (Art) Graham; grandmother of Mark Lauren; fond sister of William and Walter Staack. Funeral Tuesday Feb. 12, 11 a.m. at Wm. C. Smith & Sons Inc., 2500 N. Cicero Ave. Visitation Sunday 7-9 p.m. and Monday 5-9 p.m. Interment Rose Hill. [Chicago Tribune, February 10, 1980, submitted by source #6]
MERRELL, Marie E. nee Fehrman, loving wife of the Rev. Morton W. Merrell, former Pastor of the Campbell Park Presbyterian church. Resting at chapel, 1706 W. Jackson blvd. until Wednesday at 12 noon. Service Wednesday, Dec. 8, at 2:30 p.m., at Campbell Park Presbyterian church, Campbell Park and Leavitt. Interment Waldheim. [published Dec 8, 1948] [Chicago Tribune -- Submitted by Source #96]
MESCALL -- John J. Mescall, beloved husband of Delia, nee Mariman; fond father of Joseph, John, Thomas, Catherine Lauretta Margaret, and Mamie; brother of James and Peter Mescall; native of Danganelly, Parish of Coraclare County Clare , Ireland: member of Lafayette council, K. of C. and McMullin court No. 46. C. O. F. Funeral Tuesday, 9 a.m. from late residence 508 N. Paulina-st., to St. Columbkill's church, where high mass will be celebrated; by carriages to Mount Olivet. [Chicago Tribune, 5/25/1913 - Sub by FoFG]
MESENBRINK, Arthur C. -- of Florida, formerly of Bellwood, associated with Melrose Park National Bank for over 50 years, beloved husband of the late Mathilde E., nee Keuker; loving father of Lois (Norman) Wilhelm of Charlotte, N. C. and Dorothy (Fred) Wright of Battle Creek, Mich., dear grandfather of six; great-grandfather of two; fond brother of the late Albert Mesenbrink, Mathilda Weiss and Ruth Trappe. Funeral services Friday, April 4, at 1:30 p.m., at Rosewood Funeral Home, 4000 St. Charles Rd., Bellwood, pastor Arthur J. Constien officiating. Interment Oakridge Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorials to Lutheran Haven in Ovledo, Fla., appreciated. Member of Bellwood Lions Club. Visitation Thursday 7 to 9 p.m. [Chicago Tribune, April 4, 1980 - Submitted by Source #96]
MESENBRINK, Bertha O. beloved wife of Ernst F., mother of Mrs. Laura Houf, Mrs. Gertrude Studtman, Mrs. Edna Chouinard, Martin, Edwin and Arthur. Funeral Wednesday, 2 p.m., from funeral home, Lake street at 2d avenue, Maywood, 2:30 p.m., to Good Shepherd Luth. church. Interment Oakridge. [published August 30, 1938 -Chicago Tribune - Submitted by Source #96]
MESENBRINK, Esther M. nee Keating, age 76, of Wheaton, loving mother of Dr. Ralph (Carol) Mesenbrink; fond grandmother of seven; and great-grandmother of three. Visitation Wednesday 3 to 9 p.m. at the Leonard Memorial Home, Ltd., 565 Duane St., Glen Ellyn. Funeral Mass Thursday 10 a.m. at Saint Petronille Catholic Church, Glen Ellyn. Interment Mount Carmel Cemetery, Hillside. Memorials to the Arthritis Foundation. Info: 469-0032. [Chicago Tribune, Dec. 26, 1984 -- Submitted by Source #96]
MESENBRINK, Henrietta nee Drechsler, 1018 Broadway, Melrose Park, wife of the late Fred, beloved mother of Mathilde Weiss, Albert, Arthur, and the late Martha Trappe. Funeral Monday, July 28, at 2 p.m., at St. Paul's Lutheran church, Melrose Park. Interment Oakridge. [published July 26, 1941 - Chicago Tribune - Submitted by Source #96]
MESENBRINK, Henry - 57 years old, one of the oldest residents of Proviso, died on Thursday at his home in Melrose Park. For several years he was highway commissioner of Proviso. His father, Fred Mesenbrink, came to Chicago in 1838. The funeral will take place tomorrow from St. Paul's Lutheran Church, Melrose Park. Mr. Mesenbrink left a widow, two sons, and two daughters.
[Chicago Daily Tribune (Chicago, Illinois) May 25, 1901, pg. 4 - Submitted by Source #96]
MESENBRINK, Ruth B., [nee Baumann] beloved wife of Alvin E.; fond mother of Ruth, Dan, Mary, and Jane; loving grandmother of seven; sister of Edward and Harry Baumann. Visitation Sunday at Suburban Funeral Home, 301 5th avenue, at Maple street, Maywood, until 2 p.m. Visitation at St. John's Lutheran church, 1200 S. 5th avenue, Maywood, from 5 p.m. until service at 8 p.m. Sunday. Interment private. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to St. John's Sunday school. FI 4-0100. [dod Oct 8, 1965 - Chicago Tribune - Submitted by Source #96]
METZ -- Christobel G. Metz, Feb. 17. Funeral Friday, 1:30 p.m., from her brother's residence, 2353 Calumet-av. (Submitted by Source #6 Chicago Tribune, Feb. 19, 1909)
MEYER, Jacob - 4734 N. Virginia, beloved husband of Delia (nee Loeb), fond father of Sigmund, brother of Cerf, Fannie, Levy, Ralph, and the late Issac, Mary Levie and Jennie Stricker, grandfather of Robert M. Meyer. Funeral Tuesday at 11 a.m. at funeral chapel, 5145 Broadway. Interment Free Sons cemetery. [bet. May 24-27, 1941 - submitted by source #21]
MESENBRINK, Mathilde nee Kueker, of Florida, formerly of Bellwood, beloved wife of Arthur C. Mesenbrink; loving mother of Lois (Norman) Wilhelm and Dorothy (Fred) Wright; dear grandmother of five; fond sister of Alwena Amling. Chapel services Friday, Oct. 20, at 10:30 a.m., at Rosewood Funeral Home, 4000 St. Charles Rd., Bellwood. Interment Oakridge Cemetery. Visitation Thursday, 7 to 10 p.m. 544-6667. [dod Oct. 18, 1978] [Chicago Tribune, Oct. 19, 1978 -- Submitted by Source #96]
MEYERS-- Minnie Meyers, nee ABRAHAMS, beloved wife of Edward A. MEYERS, 1437 S. Clifton Park-av., sister of Morris ABRAHAMS, Jennie A. WOLFF, Lillain A. KLEIN, the late Ald. Emanuel ABRAHAMS, Theresa ABRAHAMS, May 16, 1918. Funeral service Monday, May 20, at 2 p.m., from Bnai Abraham temple, Marshfield-av. and 12th st., to Graceland cemetery. [Chicago Tribune, May 18, 1918, submitted by source #27]
MICHELOTTI, Bruno - dear brother of Mario, Rito and Gina Carzoli. Resting at funeral home, 3500 Harrison street. Funeral notice later. Nevada 0644. [bet. May 24-27, 1941 - submitted by source #21]
MICHELS, Nicholas - beloved husband of the late Katherine, nee Moliter and of the late Katharine, nee Stork; father of Mamie Buedel, Leo Hames and the late Nicholas Michels; grandfather of Eloise, Nicholas and Francis Michels and Catherine, Dorothy and Frederick Buedel and George Hames. Funeral Wednesday, April 2, from chapel, 63d and Troy-st; solemn requiem high mass at 10 o'clock at St. Anthony church, 29th-pl and Wallace to St. Boniface cemetery. [Chicago Tribune, April 1, 1930. Submitted by source #6]
MICHLER, Dorothy-- DOROTHY (Etter) MICHLER - 75 of Sterling, died Wednesday, Dec. 23, 1998. Funeral services will be at 1 p.m. Saturday at First Congregational Church, Rock Falls, with the Rev. Thomas House officiating. Burial will be at 11 a.m. Monday at Oakridge Cemetery, Hillside. Visitation will be from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday at the church. Arrangements were completed by McDonald Funeral Home, Rock Falls. In lieu of flowers, a memorial has been established. Mrs. Michler was born Oct. 2, 1923, in Chicago, the daughter of Alfred E. and Edna (Bloedorn) Etter. She married Harold W. Michler on Dec. 21, 1946 in Chicago. He survives. She was a member of First Congregational Church, Rock Falls, and served on the visiting committee. She served as past volunteer for FISH and the Manna Kitchen. She was as member of Four Seasons Club. Survivors include two daughters, Diane (Ronald) Knoener of Plymouth, Wis., and Donna (Darrell) Wargo of DeKalb; a son, Howard (Victoria) Michler of Dixon; and eight grandchildren. She was preceded in death by an infant granddaughter and a sister. (The Daily Gazette, Sterling-Rock Falls, Illinois December 24, 1998 - Thursday, pg A2 Submitted by Melva L. Taylor)
MICKLEY, Esther J. - nee Jensby, loving sister of Dorothy M. Dunn, Harry P., Charles E., and the late Clarence R. Jensby. Service Wednesday, June 19 2 p.m., at funeral home, 5350 W. North avenue. Interment Woodlawn. Member of Mate L. Chester chapter, No. 612, O. E. S. [Chicago Tribune, June 18, 1957. Submitted by source #6]
MICUS, Andrew - May 25, of 3616 S. Ashland avenue, beloved husband of the late Antoinette, father of Katherine, Victor, Frank, Joseph, Michael and Mary. Funeral Wednesday, at 9:30 a.m. from chapel 3756 S. Paulina street to SS Peter and Paul church. Interment Resurrection. [bet. May 24-27, 1941 - submitted by source #21]
MIELKE, William C. - at 406 Blanshan-av., Congress Park, husband of A---a [?can't read], brother of Lena, Hattie, Emilie and Mary. Funeral Monday, 8 p.m. at LaGrange Masonic temple. Interment Waldheim. Chicago Tribune, April 26, 1930. Submitted by source #6
MIKESKA, Marie - beloved wife of Joseph, fond mother of Frank, Miles, George and Lillian, mother-in-law of Ethel and Lillian. Remains at chapel, 2611 S. Lawndale. Interment Bohemian National. [bet. May 24-27, 1941 - submitted by source #21]
MILES, Lena - nee Dirian, beloved wife of Edward Miles, fond daughter of Adolph and Fredericka Dirian, sister of Marie Dunavan, Rose Brown, and Adolph Jr. Funeral Saturday, March 15, at 2:30, at parents' residence, 1000 Winonah-av, Oak Park, Interment Waldheim. Member of Butler chapter, O. E. S., No. 36. [Chicago Daily Tribune (Chicago, Illinois) March 14, 1930 - Submitted by Source #96]
MILLER -- Mrs. Emily F. Miller, nee FAVREAU, beloved wife of W. H. MILLER of the William A. POPE company, daughter of Mrs. Minnie FAVREAU HANCE and sister of Mrs. Gustave MATTHEL, April 1, 1911. Funeral from St. Jarlath parish church, 1725 W. Jackson-blvd., 11 a.m. Monday, April 3. Interment Mount Carmel cemetery. Chicago Tribune, April 3, 1911, submitted by source #27
MILLER, Frank M. - of 7715 S. Bishop street, beloved husband of Mary, nee Siegel, fond father of Harry and George Miller. Funeral Tuesday at 8:45 a.m. from chapel , 1716-18 W. 63rd to St. Sabina's church. Interment St. Mary's. Prospect 1000-3889. [bet. May 24-27, 1941 - submitted by source #21]
MILOSLAWSKY-- Wolf Miloslawasky (unreadable), beloved husband of Anna [nee K???? unreadable}. father of Charlotte, Etta, Elmer, and M(unreadable). Funeral from late residence, 163? Humboldt-blvd., Monday, May 20, at 2 p.m. to ???? Sons' cemetery, Waldheim. Chicago Tribune, May 18, 1918, submitted by source #27
MINER, Susan - At Chicago, July 9 of measles, Susan, 3, daughter of William and Melissa Miner, and granddaughter of Richard Dikes. Interment in Henry cemetery, July 10. [The Henry Republican, Marshall County, IL - July 15, 1880, Submitted by Source #25]
MITCHELL -- Henry Markham Mitchell, III, 39, of 364 West Oak, editor of a monthly newspaper distributed to families living in the Mother Cabrini housing project, died Thursday in Henrotin hospital.
A portal employee, Mr.Mitchell began his monthly newspaper, "The Cabrini Observer" to help bring together the varied races and nationalities in the project, he said.
He is survived by his loving wife of 13 years, Henrietta June Mitchell, four daughters, Frances, Patrica, Sylvia and Claudia, and one son, Henry Markham Mitchell IV. [Chicago Daily News, June 6 1958 - Sub by Src #193]
MITTELSTAEDT - Charles F. Mittelstaedt, devoted husband of Mary, nee Neal; beloved father of Frances Harmer, Jay H. and Barbara Wagner; grandfather of seven; brother of late Emmy Kluessner and John Mittelstaedt Sr. Services at Zimmerman & Son Chapel, 7319 Madison street, Forest Park, Monday, 2 p.m. Interment Waldheim. ( Chicago Tribune July 15, 1962, Submitted by Src #96)
MITTELSTAEDT - John F. (Doddy) Mittelstaedt of 1132 Dunlop avenue, Forest Park, beloved husband of Minnie, father of George, John and the late Clarence, father-in-law of Gayle and Marion, grandfather of John Dennis, son of Louisa and the late Fred, brother of Emmy Kluessner and Charles. Member of Forest Park lodge, No. 1054, A. F. & A. M. Services Monday at 2 p.m. at funeral home, 5701-03 W. Division street. Interment Oakridge cemetery. Please omit flowers. (Chicago Tribune, January 16, 1943 - Submitted by Src #96)
MITTELSTAEDT - Minnie Mittelstaedt of Forest Park, wife of the late John; mother of George F. (Gayle) and John E. (Evelyn) of Wauconda, Ill.; grandmother of Sandra and Dennis; sister of Frank Wargoske of Chicago. Service 1 p.m. Monday, at Drechsler Funeral Home, 203 S. Marion st., at Pleasant st., Oak Park. Interment Oakridge. Member of Oak Park chapter, No. 539, O. E. S. [Chicago Tribune, 12 May 1963. Submitted by source #96]
MODICA -- Class of 1865 - FRANK BANVARD MODICA.; b. 13 May1843, Boston, Mass. 2nd Lieut. 16th N.H. Vols. Business. d.19 Jan. 1909, Chicago, Ill. [Source: Dartmouth College Necrology, 1908-1909, Hanover, N.H. - tr. by K. Mohler]
MOE - Aldrich O. MOE, age 68, beloved husband of Dorothy M. Moe, need Sulester; loving father of Nancy A. (Gordon) Johnson and Marilyn L. (Lawrence) Cholewin; dear grandfather of Lori, Christine and John Johnson; fond brother of Harriet Larsen. Resting at Barron-Hall Funeral Home, 4332 Elston Av., corner of Pulaski Rd., after 12 noon Sunday. Services at Irving Park Lutheran Church, Belle Plaine and Harding Av., Monday, Sept. 19, 1 p.m. Interment Montrose Cemetery. Please omit flowers. Will lie in state at church from noon Monday until time of service. (no date or newspaper, submitted by source #49)
MOHR, Charles J. - April 24  husband of Vada Mohr. Funeral from chapel, 115? N. Clark-st., Monday, 9:30 a.m. at ST. Clement's church. Interment St. Boniface. [Chicago Tribune, April 26, 1930. Submitted by source #6]
MOLLITER, John E. - Services for John E. Molliter 70, of Bartlett, will be held at 1:30 p.m. Wednesday, at Holy Trinity Lutheran Church of Elgin. The Rev. Mark Lund will officiate.
Born Dec. 4, 1928, in Elgin, to John O. and Karen (nee Hansen) Molliter, he died Saturday, Aug. 7, 1999, at Provena St. Joseph Hospital, Elgin. Burial will be in Bartlett City Cemetery.
A 1947 graduate of Elgin High School, Mr. Molliter had served in the Navy from 1950 to 1954. Prior to his retirement, he had worked for the Illinois Department of Transportation for 35 years and had also been employed for 10 years with Carl Walker Associates. He was a lifelong member of Holy Trinity Lutheran Church of Elgin and a member of the Sea Scouts, the Fox Valley Model T Club, American Legion Post #57 of Elgin, and the Eagles Aries # 1047 of Elgin. He had also served on the Bartlett Zoning Board for 17 years.
Surviving are his wife, Frances Molliter (nee Muscari), whom he married Feb. 5, 1955, at Holy Trinity Lutheran Church of Elgin; daughters, Karen (Wayne) Brhel of Bartlett and Joan (Joe) Stellern of Rockford; grandchildren, Alan Spolar, Stephanie Goulding, Natalie and Erik Stellern, and Adam and Andrew Brhel; great-grandson, Christian Spolar; brother, Jim (Lois) Molliter of Marengo; and stepdaughters, Sharon Hayes and Patty Goulding, both of Bartlett. He was preceded in death by his parents; stepson, Carleton Hayes; and stepfather, Ray Wolff. Visitation will be from 4 to 9 p.m. today, at O'Connor & Homeier Funeral Home, 364 Division St., Elgin, and from 11:30 a.m. until the time of services at 1:30 p.m. Wednesday, at the church. [Daily Herald (Arlington Heights, IL) - August 10, 1999, submitted by Sara Hemp]
MOORE, Henry A. -- a resident of Steger, died Tuesday, Dec. 7, at St. James Hospital and Health Centers, Chicago Heights. An 11 a.m. funeral service will be conducted today at Temple Baptist Church, South Chicago Heights, with the Rev. Gary Harner officiating. Interment will be in Mount Garner Cemetery, Decherd, Tenn. Visitation will be today from 10 a.m. until the time of the service at Smits Funeral Homes Steger Memorial Chapel, Steger. Mr. Moore was born April 20, 1921, in Smithville, Tenn. He was retired as foreman from Stauffer Chemical Co., Chicago Heights. [The Star Newspaper, Chicago Heights, IL,Dec 9, 1999, pg B-2 - Submitted by Source #134]
MOORE, Robert Wilson, - On Wednesday, Dec. 25, Robert Wilson Moore, son of Samuel M. and Martha W. Moore. Funeral on Friday, Dec. 27, at his father's residence, No. 80 Ashland avenue, at 11 o'clock a. m. Record Number: 18721227dn002 1872-12-27 Chicago Tribune (IL) Submitted by Source #33
MORAN, Annie - beloved mother of Charles E. and the late Mary E. Funeral from chapel, 4542 Ravenswood-av., Monday, April 28, 1930, at 7:45 a.m. to Queen of Angels church. Interment Jackson, Mich. Chicago Tribune, April 27, 1930. Submitted by source #6
MORRIS, Edward - head of Morris & Co., beef packers, died at his home in Chicago. He became ill as a result of the strain attending the trial of the packers on a charge of violating the criminal clause of the Sherman anti-trust law and never recovered. [November 14, 1913 - Ste Marie Tribune, Jasper County, IL]
MORRIS, Luke -- April 10, beloved husband of the late Margaret (nee Mackin), father of Luke, Edward and Mrs. Thomas Gehring. Funeral Wednesday from his daughter's residence, 5424 Loomis-st., to St. Basil's church, thence by carriages to Mount Olivet. [CHICAGO DAILY NEWS (Illinois), 11 Apr 1910, p 18, C2 - submitted by Src. #96]
MORRISON -- William M. Morrison, beloved husband of Emma and father of Lottie HOLDEN, brother of Thomas, Charles, and Margaret MAJURY. Funeral Wednesday at 3 p. m. from Ludlow's chapel, 47th-st., near Grand-blvd., to Oakwoods cemetery. Connellsville [Pa.] papers please copy. Chicago Tribune, April 4, 1911, submitted by source #27
MOSCATO, Anna L., nee Prachar, 92. Beloved wife of the late Charles P.; devoted mother of Charles A. (Colette); proud grandmother of Dianna (Richard) Purpura, Lisa (Dennis) Cluver, Marie (John) Joyce and the late Charles J. Moscato; great-grandmother of Ann Marie and Richard Purpura, Melissa, Jake and Hannah Joyce; loving sister of the late John and James Prachar. Also survived by many loving nieces and nephews. Funeral Friday 9:45 a.m. from Blake-Lamb Funeral Home, 4727 W. 103rd St., Oak Lawn to St. Germaine Church, Mass 10:30 a.m. Entombment Holy Sepulchre Mausoleum. Visitation Thursday, 3 to 9 p.m. Info: 708-636-1193 [b. 24 Mar 1918; d. 13 Sep 2010] [Southwest News Herald, 14 Sep 2010 - Sub by FoFG]
MOSS -- Death of Mrs. George MOSS. A Former Resident of Batavia (Kane County, IL).
Mrs. George MOSS, a former resident of this city, died at the home of her son, in Chicago, Wednesday, Dec. 9th, 1896, at 5 p.m., aged 78 years. Eliza WHITE was born in Kemerton, England, Feb. 2d, 1818. Married Rev. George Moss, May 8, 1845; coming to this country in 49, and settling in Batavia, where her husband conducted a flouring mill, saw mill, and afterwards a paper mill. Mr. MOSS was one of the early ministers of this city, and out M. E. Church owes much of its prosperity to the efficient and untiring labors of Mr. and Mrs. MOSS. Mr. MOSS died in June 1872. The widow and an invalid son continued to reside in this city until his death which occurred in Sept. 75. Deceased then took up her residence with her sons in Chicago, where she had made her home ever since. Deceased was an exemplary Christian lady, who was greatly beloved by all. The remains were brought to Batavia Saturday, the 12 inst. And laid to rest in the East Side cemetery beside those of her husband. [Batavia Herald, 17 Dec. 1896]
William MOTLING and wife were found dead in bed at their boarding house in Chicago. They had been asphyxiated by gas. A hole in the elbow of the main pipe leading from the street filled the room with poison while MOTLING and his wife slept. Before retiring the couple had tightly closed every door and window for fear of taking cold. [The Ava Advertiser, Ava, Jackson County, Illinois... Friday, November 7, 1890]
MOTT, Florence - Died At Chicago, Jan. 21, of typhoid fever, Florence, 8 years, 4 months, daughter of John M. and Florence P. Mott, and cousin of the editor of this paper. [The Henry Republican, Marshall County, IL -January 26, 1882 Submitted by Source #25]
MOYNIHAN --- Oldest Catholic Priest Dead. Chicago. Rev. Jeremiah C. Moynihan, the oldest Catholic priest in Chicago and probably in the world, died Tuesday at his home here. He was a centenarian, having been born In Ireland, May 3, 1908. Father Moynihan came to the United States 70 years ago and has been pastor of many churches In the south and in Illinois. [Alma, Wabaunsee County, Kansas October 23, 1908 Page 2 - Submitted by Source #82]
MUELLEN, Daniel -- Fatally beaten and robbed.
Chicago, June 30 - Daniel J. Mullen, 4? years old has just died from the effects of a beating he received Thursday night in the Lake ----- Park from a crowd of roughs who after assaulting him, robbed him of a gold watch and $25 in money. The description of Mullen’s assailants could not be obtained, but police are of the belief that the assault was committed by some of the attaches of Barnum’s circus. [Bridgeport Morning News, (Bridgeport., CT) July 1, 1890, Page 1]
MUELLER, Paul - aged 59 years, beloved husband of Frieda, nee Beu, dear father of George and Paul Jr., father-in-law of Helen and Elizabeth, grandfather of Paul and Carl, brother of Dora Schaan, Emma Jensen and Charles Mueller. Funeral Tuesday, April 29, at 2:30 p.m. from chapel, 3905-07 Lincoln-av., to Rosehill. Remains at home, 3647 N. Marshfield-av., until Tuesday, 11 a.m. Member of Accordia lodge No. 277, A.F. & A.M. Lincoln Park chapter, Humboldt Park commandery No. 79, K.T.; Medinah Temple Shrine; Schwaben Verein Mutual Benefit and Aid Society No. 6, German club. Harmony Singing society and Niles Center club. Chicago Tribune, April 27, 1930. Submitted by source #6
MULCAHY, George, Sept. 1, 1898, son of the late Thomas and Ellen, nee Hartnett, aged 25 yrs., brother of Maurice, Patrick, Timothy, John, Thomas, Jerry, Norah Mulcahy and Mrs. Mary Hartnett, native of Newcastle West, Co. Limerick. Funeral from Thomas Howe's resid., 720 W. 37th Pl. to Nativity Church to Mt. Olivet.
MULCAHY, Timothy, of Thomas Mulcahy and Ellen Hartnett, baptised April 12, 1876 in Kilcedy Parish, Co. Limerick, married Sept. 20, 1908 to Margaret Harrigan of Martin Harrigan and Nora Guynanne, baptised Sept. 22, 1881 in Kilkee, Co. Clare.
MULDORE, Elizabeth - nee Rierdan, wife of the late Henry Muldore, native of Kilmartrin, Donoughmore, County Cork, Ireland. Funeral Wednesday at 9:15 from nephew's home, 5733 S. Ada-st to Visitation church. Interment Holy Sepulchre. Member of Ladies' auxiliary, G.A.R. Information, Radcliffe 9724. Chicago Tribune, April 1, 1930. Submitted by source #6
MUGAN, Elizabeth - nee McIntyre, beloved wife of William, fond mother of William Jr., Mrs. Frank Foley, Edward [?], Amelda, Robert, and the late Bella and Gertrude, sister of Mrs. Edward Mitchell, Mrs. Louise Nollessas, Robert, Harry, Edward and James McIntyre. Funeral Friday at 9 a.m. from late residence, -- [can't read address] Hamlim-av., to Our Lady of Angels church. Interment Mount Carmel. Chicago Tribune, April 30, 1930. Submitted by source #6
DR. MULFINGER, GERMAN M. E. LEADER, DIES Dr. Julius A. Mulfinger, district superintendent of the Chicago German Methodist conference, died late on Friday evening after an operation. He was one of the prominent leaders of the German element in the M. E. church, in which he had been in active service for forty-one years. He was pastor of the First and Second German Methodist churches in Chicago, and had served a pastor at Aurora, Sandwich and Danville, Ill., and Milwaukee, Wis., and Hammond Ind.
Dr. Mulfinger was born in Quincy, Ill., on Aug. 1, 1862. He is survived by a widow, a son, Wesley, an attorney in Chicago, and a daughter, Mrs. Mamie Goodsell Hanke of Chicago. (No date. This obit was found in a RICE FAMILY bible, "rescued" by Floa Swisher. You can view this Bible and more data here)
MULHERAN, Joseph M. - beloved husband of Mary Delia McLoughlin Mulheran, fond father of Edward J. and Joseph M. Mulheran Jr., Mrs. Mary Auman, Mrs. Catherine Toomey and the late Mrs. Margaret Lamb, and John Mulheran. Funeral from late residence, 7915 S. Morgan-st., Thursday, April 3, at 9:30 a.m. to St. Lee church. Interment Mount Olivet. For reservation, call [phone numbers] Chicago Tribune, April 1, 1930. Submitted by source #6
MULLEN, Elizabeth I., 65; 5545 Dearborn-st., Apr. 21. CHICAGO TRIBUNE, April 23, 1902 Submitted by source #6
MULLEN, Timothy F., January 22, dearly beloved husband of Caroline Larchner, fond father of Dr. Timothy F. Jr., Barbara, Margaret, Mary, Caroline, Dorothy and John. At his residence 6917 Lakewood ave. Funeral notice later. [30 Jan 1931, Newspaper Name: Suburbanite Economist, submitted by source #71]
MURDOCK -- John Murdock, Nov. 22. Born County Clare , Ireland, June 2, 1859. Husband of Mary, nee McGahgie. Funeral Monday, 2:30 p.m., from late residence, 10207 Purnell-av. [Chicago Tribune, 11/23/1918 - Sub by FoFG]
MURGATROYD, Jean - of 4027 N. Lowell avenue, beloved husband of Ruth, nee MacDonald, fond father of Allan and Charles, son of Aurie and the late Thomas Murgatroyd, brother of Linley T., Donald V. and Mrs. Evelyn Cox. Funeral Wednesday, May 28, 2 p.m. at funeral home, 4447-51 W. Irving Park road. [bet. May 24-27, 1941 - submitted by source #21]
MURPHY, Anne - fond sister of Mrs. P.F. O'Donnell, and the late Henry Murphy, at her sister's residence, 315 W. Marquette-rd. Funeral Thursday at 9 a.m. to St. Bernard's church. Interment Mount Olivet cemetery. Kindly omit flowers. Chicago Tribune, April 30, 1930. Submitted by source #6
MURPHY, Daniel - April 29  beloved husband of Hannah Kelleher Murphy, fond father of John K., Catharine, Joseph V., Mrs. Isabelle Skall, Mrs. H.?, McMahon, and the late Matthew D. Murphy. Funeral from late residence, 1810 E. Marquette-rd, Thursday, 9:30 a.m. to St. Cyril's church, solemn high mass. Interment Calvary. Please omit flowers. Chicago Tribune, April 30, 1930. Submitted by source #6
MURPHY-- Martin, Dec. 25, at his residence, 427 W. Harrison-st., beloved husband of Delia Murphy [nee Hanson], brother of Michael, Thomas, and Mrs. R. J. Fisher, member of I. O. H., 605. Funeral Sunday, Dec. 27, at 10:30 a.m., to St. Patrick's church, thence by cars to Calvary via C. M. & St. P. R. R. Chicago Tribune, Dec. 25, 1903, submitted by source #27
MURPHY, Mary - Jan. 25, 1896, beloved daughter of Denis and the late Catherine Murphy nee O'Connor, aged 23 years. Funeral on Monday, Jan. 27, from parents resd., 3407 Emerald Ave., at 9a.m., to the Church of Nativity, where requiem high mass will be celebrated and thence by carriages to Calvary. [Chicago Tribune Jan. 26, 1896 - Submitted By A Friend of Free Genealogy]
MURRAY, Lieut. Edward S. - who for years had a blacksmith shop on the site of the Palmer house, died yesterday at his residence, 3214 Washington boulevard.
With the opening of the civil war he enlisted in the Twenty-third volunteer infantry of Illinois. He later became attached to the staff of Col. James A. Mulligan. At the close of the war he retired from military life with the rank of lieutenant. The Murray blacksmith shop was destroyed in the great fire in 1871. Lieut. Murray then moved his business to the west side. He worked beside the anvil until last November. He is survived by Joseph Murray, fire attorney, and another son, John P. Murray, a civil engineer for the sanitary district, and by four daughters, Miss Mary E. Murray, treasurer of the Chicago Teachers' federation, and the Misses Nellie, Annie, and Agnes Murray. Exact date and newspaper unknown, though he died in January 1916 - submitted by Source #39
MURRAY, Ethelle E. Feb. 18, 1914, age 30 years, wife of Fred W. Murray, daughter of James Gardiner and the late Ellen A. Gardiner. Funeral Saturday 2:30 p.m., from her late residence, 371 N. Ashland-av., River Forest. Interment Forest Home. 1941-04-18 Mae I. Higginson, April 17, 1941, of 742 N. Lathrop avenue, River Forest, wife of Samuel C., daughter of the late James and Ellen Gardiner, sister of Arthur, Harry, Robert, and the late William and Ethel. Resting at funeral home, 318-320 N. Central avenue, Austin. Services Saturday, 1:30 p.m., under auspices of Austin chapter, No. 180, O. E. S.. 19 Feb 1914
MURRAY, Harold T. - April 29  at residence, 1343 E. 50th-st. Beloved husband of Margaret Georg Murphy, father of Harold T. and Barbara Murphy. Funeral notice later. [Chicago Tribune, April 30, 1930. Submitted by source #6]
MURRAY - Nora Agnes Murray, nee Burke November 25, 1975, beloved wife of Charles W. Murray; fond mother of Virginia (John) O'Farrell Charles J. (Evelyn) Murray, Gerald (Eileen) and Francis (Marie) Murray; grandmother of twelve; sister of Marie Curley of California, Mary Walsh of Chicago Ann Burke of Ireland, Michael Burke in England and the late Patrick and Joseph Burke. Funeral Saturday 9:00 a.m. from McPhee Funeral Home, 7133 S. Western Av. to Saint Mary, Star of the Sea Church. Mass 9:30 a.m. Interment Saint Mary's. Native of Clare Island County Mayo, Ireland. Member of Third Order of Saint Frances and Sacred Heart Sodality of S.J.B. Visitation Friday 2 to 10pm. PR6-0777 [1975-11-27, Chicago Tribune - Submitted by Source #101]
MURRAY, Jr. Ralph W. -- beloved son of Ralph Wayne and Dorothy, grandson of Fred and Pearl Quackbush. Resting at the Chapel, 851 W. 7th St., where services will be held Friday at 3:30 p.m.. Interment will be in Oak Woods. [Chicago Tribune, April 2, 1942 - Submitted By A Friend of Free Genealogy]
MUSCIA, Frank - May 24, 1941, beloved brother of Giacchino (?) Muscia. Funeral Tuesday, 8:30 a.m. from funeral home, 245 W. North avenue to St. Philip Benisi (?) church. Interment St. Joseph's cemetery. [bet. May 24-27, 1941 - submitted by source #21]
MUSHAM, William--Chicago, February 23. -- William H. Musham, retired chief of the Chicago Fire Department died here tonight of pneumonia. (Omaha World Herald - February 24, 1907, Sub by: Src #153)
MUTH, Emma - dearly beloved daughter of John W. and the late Mary Muth, loving sister of John Jr., Lawrence, Henry, and Catherine. Funeral Thursday, May 1  at 9:15 a.m. from late residence 2863 (? - hard to read address) Warsaw-av., to St. Francis Xavier church. Interment at St. Boniface. [Chicago Tribune, April 30, 1930. Submitted by source #6]
MYRICK - Mary Myrick of Chicago, beloved wife of the late Jay W., fond mother of Everett, Mrs. Margaret Peters, Mrs. Lillian Nelson, Kenneth, Myron, Mrs. Juanita Pollock, Mrs. Dorothy Brust, and the late Merle and Mrs. Thelma LeTort; 23 grandchildren; 45 great-grandchildren. Services Tuesday, 1:30 p.m., at Rhenberg Funeral Home, 110 N. La Grange road, La Grange. Interment Irving Park cemetery. [Chicago Tribune, Sept 14, 1964 - Submitted by source #96]
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