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  • Aged man killed when struck by C. N. W. flyer [Edward Farmer]
    NewspaperTextGenealogical Resource  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 6 Aug 1926, p. 1     Apparently failing to realize the speed of a fast train, Edward Farmer, 65 years old, of Highland Park, was struck and instantly killed when he attempted to cross in front of it at the Kenilworth station of the Chicago and North Western railroad last Wednesday afternoon.

    The train was No. ...
    NewspaperTextGenealogical Resource  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 6 Aug 1926, p. 1   Apparently failing to realize the speed of a fast train, Edward Farmer, 65 years old, of Highland Park, was struck and instantly killed when he attempted to cross in front ...
  • Aged resident is found dead in bed this week [Mrs. Helen Roesner]
    NewspaperText  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 2 Jul 1926, p. 30     Mrs. Helen Roesner, 85 years old, and for the past 30 years a resident of Wilmette, was found dead in bed last Tuesday morning at her home at 155 Prairie avenue. Funeral services were held Thursday morning from St. Joseph's church and burial was at Memorial Park cemetery. Mrs. Roesner ...
    NewspaperText  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 2 Jul 1926, p. 30   Mrs. Helen Roesner, 85 years old, and for the past 30 years a resident of Wilmette, was found dead in bed last Tuesday morning at her home at 155 Prairie ...
  • Attends funeral in east [death of Mrs. Charles H. Duncan]
    NewspaperTextGenealogical Resource  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 19 Mar 1926, p. 34     Mrs. Roger E. Williams, 410 Forrest avenue, was called to Oil City, Pa., this week because of death of her grandmother, Mrs. Charles H. Duncan, who passed away in Orlando, Fla., Friday, March 12. Services were held Tuesday in the Pennsylvania city. Mrs. Duncan had been a frequent visitor in ...
    NewspaperTextGenealogical Resource  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 19 Mar 1926, p. 34   Mrs. Roger E. Williams, 410 Forrest avenue, was called to Oil City, Pa., this week because of death of her grandmother, Mrs. Charles H. Duncan, who passed away in Orlando, ...
  • Attends kin's funeral [uncle of Mrs. Clyde T. Hays]
    NewspaperText  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 14 May 1926, p. 13     Mrs. Clyde T. Hays, 519 Laurel avenue, left last Sunday for Omaha, Neb., to attend the funeral of her uncle, who died last Saturday. She is expected to return to Wilmette this Saturday....
    NewspaperText  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 14 May 1926, p. 13   Mrs. Clyde T. Hays, 519 Laurel avenue, left last Sunday for Omaha, Neb., to attend the funeral of her uncle, who died last Saturday. She is expected to return to ...
  • Board passes resolution on George Porter's death
    NewspaperTextGenealogical Resource  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 10 Dec 1926, p. 60     Resolution of sympathy passed by Village board; George Hull Porter was to have been inqugurated member of Sanitary board last Tuesday ...
    NewspaperTextGenealogical Resource  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 10 Dec 1926, p. 60   Resolution of sympathy passed by Village board; George Hull Porter was to have been inqugurated member of Sanitary board last Tuesday ...
  • Bower, Lorin A., Mrs. (née MildredMason) (Died)
    Genealogical ResourceTextNewspaper  appeared in Wilmette Life, 17 Sep 1926, p. 42. Date of Event: 9 Sep 1926     Mrs. L. A. Bower, 1041 Ashland avenue, died Thursday of last week after an illness of two years. Funeral services were held from the home last Saturday, Dr. Stephen A. Lloyd of the First Congregational church, officiating, and burial was at Memorial Park cemetery. Mrs. Bower had been a resident ...
    Genealogical ResourceTextNewspaper  appeared in Wilmette Life, 17 Sep 1926, p. 42. Date of Event: 9 Sep 1926   Mrs. L. A. Bower, 1041 Ashland avenue, died Thursday of last week after an illness of two years. Funeral services were held from the home last Saturday, Dr. Stephen A. ...
  • Brother of local woman dies in St. Louis fire [Wallace P. Calvin]
    NewspaperTextGenealogical Resource  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 5 Mar 1926, p. 46     Funeral services for Wallace P. Calvin, brother of Mrs. W. R. Blake, 1712 Highland avenue, were held from the church of St. Paul by the Lake, in Chicago, last Wednesday. Burial was at the Graceland cemetery. Mr. Wallace died last week as the result of injuries received in a fire ...
    NewspaperTextGenealogical Resource  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 5 Mar 1926, p. 46   Funeral services for Wallace P. Calvin, brother of Mrs. W. R. Blake, 1712 Highland avenue, were held from the church of St. Paul by the Lake, in Chicago, last Wednesday. ...
  • Buried at Elgin [Sarah E. Hardiman]
    NewspaperTextGenealogical Resource  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 7 May 1926, p. 41     Mrs. Sarah E. Hardiman, mother of Mrs. Walter D. Launder, 230 Oxford road, Kenilworth, died last Saturday, May 1, after a long illness. The funeral services were held at the home of Mrs. Launder Monday evening of this week and the body was taken to Elgin, Ill., for burial....
    NewspaperTextGenealogical Resource  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 7 May 1926, p. 41   Mrs. Sarah E. Hardiman, mother of Mrs. Walter D. Launder, 230 Oxford road, Kenilworth, died last Saturday, May 1, after a long illness. The funeral services were held at the ...
  • Called  by brother's death [death of Elmer Cope]
    NewspaperTextGenealogical Resource  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 5 Mar 1926, p. 46     Mrs. Mark Cresap, 239 Essex road, left Wednesday for Omaha where she was called to the deathbed of her brother, Elmer Cope, who passed away Friday, February 19. He was buried at Streator, Ill. His mother, Mrs. I. C. Cope, was called from Florida....
    NewspaperTextGenealogical Resource  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 5 Mar 1926, p. 46   Mrs. Mark Cresap, 239 Essex road, left Wednesday for Omaha where she was called to the deathbed of her brother, Elmer Cope, who passed away Friday, February 19. He was ...
  • Called by death [Mrs. James L. Callanan]
    NewspaperText  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 18 Jun 1926, p. 34     Mrs. James L. Callanan, of Des Moines, Ia., sister of George L. Martin, 1046 Elmwood avenue, died suddenly Sunday evening, June 13, at her home. Mr. And Mrs. Martin went to Des Moines. And passed through Chicago Wednesday morning, where they were joined by Miss Mary Martin who will accompany ...
    NewspaperText  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 18 Jun 1926, p. 34   Mrs. James L. Callanan, of Des Moines, Ia., sister of George L. Martin, 1046 Elmwood avenue, died suddenly Sunday evening, June 13, at her home. Mr. And Mrs. Martin went ...
  • Called by father's death [death of R. A. Henderson]
    NewspaperTextGenealogical Resource  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 29 Jan 1926, p. 3     Dr. R. H. Henderson, whose offices are at 1137 Central avenue, left the village today to attend services for his father, R. A. Henderson, who passed away at his home in Clearfield, Iowa, Wednesday morning of this week....
    NewspaperTextGenealogical Resource  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 29 Jan 1926, p. 3   Dr. R. H. Henderson, whose offices are at 1137 Central avenue, left the village today to attend services for his father, R. A. Henderson, who passed away at his home ...
  • Called by father's death [R. A. Henderson]
    NewspaperText  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 29 Jan 1926, p. 3     Dr. R. H. Henderson, whose offices are at 1137 Central avenue, left the village today to attend services for his father, R. A. Henderson, who passed away at his home in Clearfield, Iowa, Wednesday morning of this week....
    NewspaperText  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 29 Jan 1926, p. 3   Dr. R. H. Henderson, whose offices are at 1137 Central avenue, left the village today to attend services for his father, R. A. Henderson, who passed away at his home ...
  • Charles Newton buried
    NewspaperTextGenealogical Resource  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 9 Apr 1926, p. 48     Charles E. Newton, 72 years old, died at the home of his daughter, Mrs. H. J. Newton, 348 Washington avenue, last Friday, after an illness of a month. Funeral services were held from the home on Monday of this week, the Rev. George P. Magill officiating, and burial was at ...
    NewspaperTextGenealogical Resource  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 9 Apr 1926, p. 48   Charles E. Newton, 72 years old, died at the home of his daughter, Mrs. H. J. Newton, 348 Washington avenue, last Friday, after an illness of a month. Funeral services ...
  • Charles R. Erwin of Kenilworth is summoned by death
    NewspaperTextGenealogical Resource  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 17 Dec 1926, p. 64     Charles R. Erwin, of Kenilworth, president of the board of Erwin Wasey and company, of Chicago, one of the outstanding advertising agencies of the world, passed away Tuesday, afternoon, December 14, at his winter home in Winter Haven, Fla. For some weeks he had been suffering from an acute ...
    NewspaperTextGenealogical Resource  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 17 Dec 1926, p. 64   Charles R. Erwin, of Kenilworth, president of the board of Erwin Wasey and company, of Chicago, one of the outstanding advertising agencies of the world, passed away Tuesday, afternoon, December ...
  • Charles R. Pickard summoned by death in Wilmette home
    NewspaperImageGenealogical Resource  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 13 Aug 1926, p. 40     Photo of Charles Robert Pickard...
    NewspaperImageGenealogical Resource  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 13 Aug 1926, p. 40   Photo of Charles Robert Pickard...
  • Chicago man commits suicide in lake here [John E. Murphy]
    NewspaperTextGenealogical Resource  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 13 Aug 1926, p. 18     John E. Murphy, 53 years old, 1718 Juneway terrace, Chicago, was found dead in the lake a short distance north of the boundary between Wilmette and Evanston last Sunday morning. The condition of the body indicated that the man had attempted to cut his throat, but because of the fact ...
    NewspaperTextGenealogical Resource  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 13 Aug 1926, p. 18   John E. Murphy, 53 years old, 1718 Juneway terrace, Chicago, was found dead in the lake a short distance north of the boundary between Wilmette and Evanston last Sunday morning. ...
  • Child dies suddenly [Charles Nash]
    NewspaperTextGenealogical Resource  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 15 Jan 1926, p. 9     Funeral services were held Tuesday of this week for Charles Nash, 3 year old son of Charles A. Nash, 222 Tenth street. The little boy died suddenly at his home late Sunday night. Rev. Bernard Brady of St. Francis Xavier's church officiated at the services and burial was at All ...
    NewspaperTextGenealogical Resource  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 15 Jan 1926, p. 9   Funeral services were held Tuesday of this week for Charles Nash, 3 year old son of Charles A. Nash, 222 Tenth street. The little boy died suddenly at his home ...
  • Child passes away [Eugene Hamilton]
    NewspaperTextGenealogical Resource  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 26 Mar 1926, p. 15     Eugene Hamilton, small son of Mr. and Mrs. Eugene H. Hamilton, 1326 Forest avenue, passed away Wednesday, March 17, a victim of pneumonia. Services were from the St. Francis Xavier church and burial was at Techny....
    NewspaperTextGenealogical Resource  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 26 Mar 1926, p. 15   Eugene Hamilton, small son of Mr. and Mrs. Eugene H. Hamilton, 1326 Forest avenue, passed away Wednesday, March 17, a victim of pneumonia. Services were from the St. Francis Xavier ...
  • Commuter fatally injured in leap from train here [Frank C. Howorka]
    NewspaperText  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 7 May 1926, p. 43     Frank C. Howorka, of 2308 Isabella street, Evanston, and president of the LaSalle Photo Engraving company, Chicago, sustained injuries when alighting from a North Western train, in Wilmette, Friday evening of last week, from which he died shortly afterwards.

    According to evidence introduced ...
    NewspaperText  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 7 May 1926, p. 43   Frank C. Howorka, of 2308 Isabella street, Evanston, and president of the LaSalle Photo Engraving company, Chicago, sustained injuries when alighting from a North Western train, in Wilmette, Friday evening ...
  • Conduct service Friday for Miss Mabel Feltmann
    NewspaperTextGenealogical Resource  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 3 Dec 1926, p. 54     Funeral services for Miss Mabel Feltmann, who died Wednesday morning, November 24, were held Friday morning from St. Joseph's church. Burial was in Memorial ark cemetery. The Ouilmette court of the Catholic Daughters of America led the funeral procession.

    Miss Feltmann, who was the 20-year ...
    NewspaperTextGenealogical Resource  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 3 Dec 1926, p. 54   Funeral services for Miss Mabel Feltmann, who died Wednesday morning, November 24, were held Friday morning from St. Joseph's church. Burial was in Memorial ark cemetery. The Ouilmette court of ...
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