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  • Hoffmann, Hubert (Died)
    Genealogical ResourceTextNewspaper  appeared in Wilmette Life, 16 Feb 1939, p. 56. Date of Event: 13 Feb 1939     Hubert Hoffmann, life-long resident of Wilmette, died early Monday in the house at 204 Ridge Road in which he was born 67 years ago. It was the third death in the immediate family within a year, his wife and a daughter having preceded him. He was the son of Mr. ...
    Genealogical ResourceTextNewspaper  appeared in Wilmette Life, 16 Feb 1939, p. 56. Date of Event: 13 Feb 1939   Hubert Hoffmann, life-long resident of Wilmette, died early Monday in the house at 204 Ridge Road in which he was born 67 years ago. It was the third death in ...
  • Wheeler, C. A., Mrs. (Died)
    Genealogical ResourceTextNewspaper  appeared in Wilmette Life, 2 Mar 1939, p. 47. Date of Event: 27 Feb 1939     Mrs. C. A. Wheeler, a resident of Wilmette since 1895, died at her home, 265 Wood court, Monday. She was connected with the Parent-Teacher association, the board of education, the Eastern Star of Illinois, and was a member of Kappa Alpha Theta and the Methodist Church. She is survived by ...
    Genealogical ResourceTextNewspaper  appeared in Wilmette Life, 2 Mar 1939, p. 47. Date of Event: 27 Feb 1939   Mrs. C. A. Wheeler, a resident of Wilmette since 1895, died at her home, 265 Wood court, Monday. She was connected with the Parent-Teacher association, the board of education, the ...
  • Armstrong, J. D., Mrs. (Died)
    Genealogical ResourceTextNewspaper  appeared in Wilmette Life, 2 Mar 1939, p. 47     Mrs. W. M. Olson, 1229 Washington avenue went to Champaign, Ill., last week to attend the funeral services of her grandmother, Mrs. J. D. Armstrong. Mrs. Armstong, who was almost 90 years old, left twenty-six grandchildren and seventeen great grandchildren....
    Genealogical ResourceTextNewspaper  appeared in Wilmette Life, 2 Mar 1939, p. 47   Mrs. W. M. Olson, 1229 Washington avenue went to Champaign, Ill., last week to attend the funeral services of her grandmother, Mrs. J. D. Armstrong. Mrs. Armstong, who was almost ...
  • Robinson, John P., Mrs. (Died)
    Genealogical ResourceTextNewspaper  appeared in Wilmette Life, 2 Mar 1939, p. 47. Date of Event: 27 Feb 1939     Mrs. John P. Robinson died Monday, February 27, at the home of her daughter, Mrs. Harold W. Snell. 1205 Scott avenue, Hubbard Woods. Before moving to the village about two years ago, Mrs. Robinson had resided in Chicago. She was 76 years old. Surviving are her daughter, Mrs. Snell, a ...
    Genealogical ResourceTextNewspaper  appeared in Wilmette Life, 2 Mar 1939, p. 47. Date of Event: 27 Feb 1939   Mrs. John P. Robinson died Monday, February 27, at the home of her daughter, Mrs. Harold W. Snell. 1205 Scott avenue, Hubbard Woods. Before moving to the village about two ...
  • Giles, Harry Marshall (Died)
    Genealogical ResourceTextNewspaper  appeared in Wilmette Life, 2 Mar 1939, p. 47. Date of Event: 24 Feb 1939     Harry Marshall Giles 65, died in his home at 1015 Chestnut avenue, Wilmette Friday, Febuary 24, following an illness which had continued from January 22. Survivors are the widow, Edith, and one son, John Orr Giles. Funeral services were held at the Church of the Holy Comforter, Kenilworth on ...
    Genealogical ResourceTextNewspaper  appeared in Wilmette Life, 2 Mar 1939, p. 47. Date of Event: 24 Feb 1939   Harry Marshall Giles 65, died in his home at 1015 Chestnut avenue, Wilmette Friday, Febuary 24, following an illness which had continued from January 22. Survivors are the widow, Edith, ...
  • Martin, Benjamin Alvin (Died)
    Genealogical ResourceTextNewspaper  appeared in Wilmette Life, 9 Mar 1939, p. 64. Date of Event: 25 Feb 1939     Benjamin Alvin Martin who made his home with his grandson-in-law and granddaughter. Mr. and Mrs. John A. Neal of 1016 Ashland avenue, Wilmette, passed away in the Ravenswood hospital Febuary 25, in his ninety-fifth year. Services were held in historic North Swansea Baptist church in Massachusetts ...
    Genealogical ResourceTextNewspaper  appeared in Wilmette Life, 9 Mar 1939, p. 64. Date of Event: 25 Feb 1939   Benjamin Alvin Martin who made his home with his grandson-in-law and granddaughter. Mr. and Mrs. John A. Neal of 1016 Ashland avenue, Wilmette, passed away in the Ravenswood hospital Febuary ...
  • Plowman, Frank (Died)
    Genealogical ResourceTextNewspaper  appeared in Wilmette Life, 9 Mar 1939, p. 64. Date of Event: 3 Mar 1939     Funeral services for Frank Plowman, 421 Linden street, Winnetka, who died in Chicago on Friday of last week were held on Monday at the Scott chapel, 1118 Greenleaf avenue, Wilmette....
    Genealogical ResourceTextNewspaper  appeared in Wilmette Life, 9 Mar 1939, p. 64. Date of Event: 3 Mar 1939   Funeral services for Frank Plowman, 421 Linden street, Winnetka, who died in Chicago on Friday of last week were held on Monday at the Scott chapel, 1118 Greenleaf avenue, Wilmette....
  • Akins, Alice E. (Died)
    Genealogical ResourceTextNewspaper  appeared in Wilmette Life, 9 Mar 1939, p. 64. Date of Event: 1 Mar 1939     Mrs. Alice E. Akins, 77 years old, died Wednesday last week at the home of her daughter, Mrs. Howard C. Greer, 1152 Hamptondale road, Winnetka. She had been in ill health for some time. Funeral services were held on Saturday afternoon at the Scott chapel with interment at Rosehill cemetery. ...
    Genealogical ResourceTextNewspaper  appeared in Wilmette Life, 9 Mar 1939, p. 64. Date of Event: 1 Mar 1939   Mrs. Alice E. Akins, 77 years old, died Wednesday last week at the home of her daughter, Mrs. Howard C. Greer, 1152 Hamptondale road, Winnetka. She had been in ill ...
  • Moran, Frank (Died)
    Genealogical ResourceTextNewspaper  appeared in Wilmette Life, 9 Mar 1939, p. 64. Date of Event: 8 Mar 1939     Funeral services for Frank Moran, who passed away on Wednesday of last week at his home 1047 Linden avenue, Wilmette, were held on Friday morning at St. Francis-Xavier church, with interment at Techny. Mr. Moran, who ws born in 1875, had been a resident of the village for more than ...
    Genealogical ResourceTextNewspaper  appeared in Wilmette Life, 9 Mar 1939, p. 64. Date of Event: 8 Mar 1939   Funeral services for Frank Moran, who passed away on Wednesday of last week at his home 1047 Linden avenue, Wilmette, were held on Friday morning at St. Francis-Xavier church, with ...
  • Cooney, Margaret Manson (Died)
    Genealogical ResourceTextNewspaper  appeared in Wilmette Life, 9 Mar 1939, p. 64. Date of Event: 4 Mar 1939     Mrs. Margaret Manson Cooney, 111 Dupee place, Wilmette, died Saturday in the Grant hospital, Chicago, after a short illness. She had been a resident of the community for the past 23 years. She was a member of the Catholic Woman's club and the Order of Martha. Funeral services were held ...
    Genealogical ResourceTextNewspaper  appeared in Wilmette Life, 9 Mar 1939, p. 64. Date of Event: 4 Mar 1939   Mrs. Margaret Manson Cooney, 111 Dupee place, Wilmette, died Saturday in the Grant hospital, Chicago, after a short illness. She had been a resident of the community for the past ...
  • Worthman, Margaret (Died)
    Genealogical ResourceTextNewspaper  appeared in Wilmette Life, 9 Mar 1939, p. 64. Date of Event: 5 Mar 1939     Miss Margaret Worthman, 1028 Greenleaf avenue, Wilmette, passed away Sunday in the Evanston hospital of bronchial pneumonia. She was 34 years of age, and was an employee of the Chicago and North Western railway company. Funeral services were held on Tuesday at the Scott chapel in Wilmette with ...
    Genealogical ResourceTextNewspaper  appeared in Wilmette Life, 9 Mar 1939, p. 64. Date of Event: 5 Mar 1939   Miss Margaret Worthman, 1028 Greenleaf avenue, Wilmette, passed away Sunday in the Evanston hospital of bronchial pneumonia. She was 34 years of age, and was an employee of the Chicago ...
  • Cherry, Frank W. (Died)
    Genealogical ResourceTextNewspaper  appeared in Wilmette Life, 9 Mar 1939, p. 64. Date of Event: 3 Mar 1939     Frank W. Cherry, 79-year-old retired insurance man, of 422 Abbotsford road, Kenilworth, a resident of the village for the past 23 years, died on Friday of last week in Memphis, Tenn., after an extended illness. He had been visiting a son, James, in Parkin, Ark. Funeral services were conducted at ...
    Genealogical ResourceTextNewspaper  appeared in Wilmette Life, 9 Mar 1939, p. 64. Date of Event: 3 Mar 1939   Frank W. Cherry, 79-year-old retired insurance man, of 422 Abbotsford road, Kenilworth, a resident of the village for the past 23 years, died on Friday of last week in Memphis, ...
  • Ricketts, Hettie (née Merriam) (Died)
    Genealogical ResourceTextNewspaper  appeared in Wilmette Life, 16 Mar 1939, p. 72. Date of Event: 9 Mar 1939     Funeral services for Hettie Merriam Ricketts, 807 Ashland avenue, Wilmette, were held Thursday of last week at her home. Mrs. Ricketts died on Wednesday of last week at the Evanston hospital of injuries sustained on February 1 in a fall at her home. A descendant of an old American family ...
    Genealogical ResourceTextNewspaper  appeared in Wilmette Life, 16 Mar 1939, p. 72. Date of Event: 9 Mar 1939   Funeral services for Hettie Merriam Ricketts, 807 Ashland avenue, Wilmette, were held Thursday of last week at her home. Mrs. Ricketts died on Wednesday of last week at the Evanston ...
  • Grauer, Jacob J. (Died)
    Genealogical ResourceTextNewspaper  appeared in Wilmette Life, 16 Mar 1939, p. 72. Date of Event: 9 Mar 1939     Funeral services for Jacob J. Grauer, 1347 Scott avenue, Hubbard Woods, retired Chicago fire department battalion chief, were held on Monday afternoon in Chicago with burial at Memorial Park cemetery. Chief Grauer, who retired from active duty at the end of 1917, died at St. Frances hospital in ...
    Genealogical ResourceTextNewspaper  appeared in Wilmette Life, 16 Mar 1939, p. 72. Date of Event: 9 Mar 1939   Funeral services for Jacob J. Grauer, 1347 Scott avenue, Hubbard Woods, retired Chicago fire department battalion chief, were held on Monday afternoon in Chicago with burial at Memorial Park cemetery. ...
  • Washburne, Anne Clarke (Died)
    Genealogical ResourceTextNewspaper  appeared in Wilmette Life, 16 Mar 1939, p. 72. Date of Event: 10 Mar 1939     Mrs. Anne Clarke Washburne, 88 widow of Hempstead Washburne, who served as mayor of Chicago from 1891 to 1893, died of a heart attack Friday at her home, 608 Arbor Vitae road, Winnetka. Funeral services were held on Monday morning at the Sacred Heart church in Hubbard Woods with interment ...
    Genealogical ResourceTextNewspaper  appeared in Wilmette Life, 16 Mar 1939, p. 72. Date of Event: 10 Mar 1939   Mrs. Anne Clarke Washburne, 88 widow of Hempstead Washburne, who served as mayor of Chicago from 1891 to 1893, died of a heart attack Friday at her home, 608 Arbor ...
  • Albright, John W. (Died)
    Genealogical ResourceTextNewspaper  appeared in Wilmette Life, 16 Mar 1939, p. 72. Date of Event: 14 Mar 1939     John W. Albright died at the home of his daughter, Mrs. Charles R. Sutherland, 305 Poplar street, Winnetka on Monday. Mr. Albright was born in Fort Madison, Ia. February 12, 1843 and celebrated his 96th birthday anniversary. He had been in the employ of Marshall Fiald and company two years ...
    Genealogical ResourceTextNewspaper  appeared in Wilmette Life, 16 Mar 1939, p. 72. Date of Event: 14 Mar 1939   John W. Albright died at the home of his daughter, Mrs. Charles R. Sutherland, 305 Poplar street, Winnetka on Monday. Mr. Albright was born in Fort Madison, Ia. February 12, ...
  • Krafthefer, James M. (Died)
    Genealogical ResourceTextNewspaper  appeared in Wilmette Life, 23 Mar 1939, p. 84. Date of Event: 21 Mar 1939     James M. Krafthefer, 63, of 901 Oakwood avenue, died Tuesday at Leesburg, Fla., where he had been with his wife since February 10. When his illness became serious his son James went to Leesburg to be with his parents. Survivors are his widow, Marguerite; two sons, James and David, both ...
    Genealogical ResourceTextNewspaper  appeared in Wilmette Life, 23 Mar 1939, p. 84. Date of Event: 21 Mar 1939   James M. Krafthefer, 63, of 901 Oakwood avenue, died Tuesday at Leesburg, Fla., where he had been with his wife since February 10. When his illness became serious his son ...
  • Joyce, Patrick Joseph (Died)
    Genealogical ResourceTextNewspaper  appeared in Wilmette Life, 23 Mar 1939, p. 84. Date of Event: 20 Mar 1939     Patrick Joseph Joyce, 8647 Trumbell avenue, Niles Center, died Monday after a brief illness. Surviving are the widow and one son, James. Funeral services were held Tuesday at St. Francis Xavier church, conducted by Rev. John O'Meara. Interment was in All Saint's cemetery. Mr. Joyce was a former ...
    Genealogical ResourceTextNewspaper  appeared in Wilmette Life, 23 Mar 1939, p. 84. Date of Event: 20 Mar 1939   Patrick Joseph Joyce, 8647 Trumbell avenue, Niles Center, died Monday after a brief illness. Surviving are the widow and one son, James. Funeral services were held Tuesday at St. Francis ...
  • Brown, Clara T. (Died)
    Genealogical ResourceTextNewspaper  appeared in Wilmette Life, 23 Mar 1939, p. 84. Date of Event: 21 Mar 1939     ... on Tuesday [21 march 1939] morning in Michigan City, where she has made her home...
    Genealogical ResourceTextNewspaper  appeared in Wilmette Life, 23 Mar 1939, p. 84. Date of Event: 21 Mar 1939   ... on Tuesday [21 march 1939] morning in Michigan City, where she has made her home...
  • Hicks, E. John (Died)
    Genealogical ResourceTextNewspaper  appeared in Wilmette Life, 23 Mar 1939, p. 84. Date of Event: 18 Mar 1939     Funeral services for E. John Hicks, 241 Melrose avenue, Kenilworth, were held on Tuesday at the chapel at Graceland cemetery. Mr. Hicks, president of the Merchants Steel and Supply company, died on Saturday at the Henrotin hospital in Chicago, after an illness of six months. He was 57 yearsof age ...
    Genealogical ResourceTextNewspaper  appeared in Wilmette Life, 23 Mar 1939, p. 84. Date of Event: 18 Mar 1939   Funeral services for E. John Hicks, 241 Melrose avenue, Kenilworth, were held on Tuesday at the chapel at Graceland cemetery. Mr. Hicks, president of the Merchants Steel and Supply company, ...
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