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  • W. C. T. U. holds memorial for Mrs. Evelyn Norton
    NewspaperTextGenealogical Resource  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 2 May 1924, p. 2     The Wilmette and Winnetka branches of the W. C. T. U. will hold memorial services for the late Mrs. Evelyn S. Norton, at the home of Mrs. A. Martin, 997 Vine street, Winnetka, on Monday, May 5, at 2 o'clock.

    Mrs. Norton passed away recently at her home in Arlington Heights. ...
    NewspaperTextGenealogical Resource  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 2 May 1924, p. 2   The Wilmette and Winnetka branches of the W. C. T. U. will hold memorial services for the late Mrs. Evelyn S. Norton, at the home of Mrs. A. Martin, 997 ...
  • Pioneer farmer dies [Peter Hoffman]
    NewspaperTextGenealogical Resource  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 23 May 1924, p. 8     Peter Hoffman, 59, died at his home on Glenview road Sunday morning after a brief illness. Mr. Hoffman had lived in this section for twenty-five years, and came to this country thirty-four years ago from the principality of Luxembourg. He was a successful farmer in what was formerly Gross Point. ...
    NewspaperTextGenealogical Resource  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 23 May 1924, p. 8   Peter Hoffman, 59, died at his home on Glenview road Sunday morning after a brief illness. Mr. Hoffman had lived in this section for twenty-five years, and came to this ...
  • Called to Washington [death of Frank G. Carpenter]
    NewspaperTextGenealogical Resource  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 27 Jun 1924, p. 8     John Carpenter, 422 Woodstock road, Kenilworth, was called to Washington, this week, on business with regard to the death of his father, Frank G. Carpenter, author and traveler, who died at Nanking, China, June 18....
    NewspaperTextGenealogical Resource  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 27 Jun 1924, p. 8   John Carpenter, 422 Woodstock road, Kenilworth, was called to Washington, this week, on business with regard to the death of his father, Frank G. Carpenter, author and traveler, who died ...
  • Heart failure victim [Mrs. Frederick Sutton]
    NewspaperTextGenealogical Resource  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 1 Aug 1924, p. 8     Mrs. Frederick Sutton of the North Shore hotel, Evanston, a former resident of Kenilworth, died very suddenly of heart trouble Thursday, July 24....
    NewspaperTextGenealogical Resource  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 1 Aug 1924, p. 8   Mrs. Frederick Sutton of the North Shore hotel, Evanston, a former resident of Kenilworth, died very suddenly of heart trouble Thursday, July 24....
  • Fred Schultz, aged 86 years, called by death
    NewspaperTextGenealogical Resource  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 15 Aug 1924, p. 6     Fred Schultz, 86 years old, died at 6:30 o'clock Saturday morning, August 12, at the home of his son-in-law, Fred Russell, 222 Woodbine avenue. The end came as a result of a collapse on the previous Tuesday, caused by the excessive heat.

    Mr. Schultz was an uncle of Village Manager C. ...
    NewspaperTextGenealogical Resource  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 15 Aug 1924, p. 6   Fred Schultz, 86 years old, died at 6:30 o'clock Saturday morning, August 12, at the home of his son-in-law, Fred Russell, 222 Woodbine avenue. The end came as a result ...
  • C. H. Heppner dies at Evanston on August 16
    NewspaperTextGenealogical Resource  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 22 Aug 1924, p. 2     Charles H. Heppner, 69 years old, who for the past year has been living at 423 Prairie avenue, died last Saturday at the Evanston hospital after an illness of two months. Funeral services took place Tuesday from the St. John's Evangelical church in Evanston with Rev. A. J. Munsterman officiating. ...
    NewspaperTextGenealogical Resource  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 22 Aug 1924, p. 2   Charles H. Heppner, 69 years old, who for the past year has been living at 423 Prairie avenue, died last Saturday at the Evanston hospital after an illness of two ...
  • B. Frank Brown, former resident, passes away
    NewspaperTextGenealogical Resource  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 29 Aug 1924, p. 7     B. Frank Brown, 58 years old, for 12 years principal of the Lake View high school in Chicago, was given a Masonic burial by the Wilmette lodge 931, A. F. and A. M. Wednesday afternoon....
    NewspaperTextGenealogical Resource  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 29 Aug 1924, p. 7   B. Frank Brown, 58 years old, for 12 years principal of the Lake View high school in Chicago, was given a Masonic burial by the Wilmette lodge 931, A. F. ...
  • Mrs. Elmer A. Bear is called by death Sunday
    NewspaperTextGenealogical Resource  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 18 Jul 1924, p. 8     Mrs. Elmer A. Bear (nee Florence Miner) of 220 Greenleaf avenue died Sunday, July 13. Service took place Wednesday afternoon from her home to the Wilmette Parish Methodist Episcopal church. Burial was at Memorial Park.

    Mrs. Bear is survived by her husband, a daughter, Mrs. Marie Thompson, ...
    NewspaperTextGenealogical Resource  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 18 Jul 1924, p. 8   Mrs. Elmer A. Bear (nee Florence Miner) of 220 Greenleaf avenue died Sunday, July 13. Service took place Wednesday afternoon from her home to the Wilmette Parish Methodist Episcopal church. ...
  • Charles Mark, engineer At Kenilworth, is dead
    NewspaperTextGenealogical Resource  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 25 Apr 1924, p. 7     Charles Mark, 336 Ivy court, Kenilworth, died Friday, April 18, at the Evanston hospital from injuries sustained in an automobile accident in Kenilworth. Mr. Mark, was engineer for the Kenilworth Water company.

    He is survived by the widow, Mrs. Julia Mark, and three children, Margit, Fred, ...
    NewspaperTextGenealogical Resource  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 25 Apr 1924, p. 7   Charles Mark, 336 Ivy court, Kenilworth, died Friday, April 18, at the Evanston hospital from injuries sustained in an automobile accident in Kenilworth. Mr. Mark, was engineer for the Kenilworth ...
  • Mary M. Warner, former Wilmette resident, dies
    NewspaperTextGenealogical Resource  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 4 Jul 1924, p. 4     Friends of Mrs. Mary M. Warner, a former resident of Wilmette, were grieved early this week to hear of her death Sunday, June 29, at her home in Pasadena, Cal.

    Services are to be held from Rosehill chapel Saturday, July 5, at 2 o'clock, Rev. Stephen A. Lloyd of Wilmette ...
    NewspaperTextGenealogical Resource  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 4 Jul 1924, p. 4   Friends of Mrs. Mary M. Warner, a former resident of Wilmette, were grieved early this week to hear of her death Sunday, June 29, at her home in Pasadena, Cal.

    Services ...
  • Mrs. Martha K. Curley is summoned by death
    NewspaperTextGenealogical Resource  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 11 Jul 1924, p. 8     Mrs. Martha Kessler Curley, who for a number of years has conducted a boarding house at 1243 Central avenue, passed away Saturday, July 5, following a severe illness of several weeks' duration. She was 60 years of age and had been a resident of Wilmette for 26 years.

    Funeral services were ...
    NewspaperTextGenealogical Resource  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 11 Jul 1924, p. 8   Mrs. Martha Kessler Curley, who for a number of years has conducted a boarding house at 1243 Central avenue, passed away Saturday, July 5, following a severe illness of several ...
  • Former Wilmette boy dies at Pasadena, California [Dudley Joseph Field]
    NewspaperTextGenealogical Resource  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 2 May 1924, p. 4     Word has been received in Wilmette of the death on Thursday, April 3, of Dudley Joseph Field, son of Mrs. Elizabeth Field, formerly of 913 Central avenue, at his home in Pasadena, Cal.

    Mr. Field was a son of the late Howard Field, first reader of the Christian Science church. He ...
    NewspaperTextGenealogical Resource  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 2 May 1924, p. 4   Word has been received in Wilmette of the death on Thursday, April 3, of Dudley Joseph Field, son of Mrs. Elizabeth Field, formerly of 913 Central avenue, at his home ...
  • Brother of J. B. Greiner dies at home in Chicago
    NewspaperTextGenealogical Resource  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 2 May 1924, p. 4     Sheldon Greiner, formerly of Wilmette and a brother of J. B. Greiner, 631 Lake avenue, died of apolexy [sic] at his apartment in Chicago, Thursday morning, April 24. The remains were taken to Terre Haute, Ind., where funeral services held from the home of his mother Saturday of last ...
    NewspaperTextGenealogical Resource  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 2 May 1924, p. 4   Sheldon Greiner, formerly of Wilmette and a brother of J. B. Greiner, 631 Lake avenue, died of apolexy [sic] at his apartment in Chicago, Thursday morning, April 24. The remains ...
  • William Klinge, native of north shore, is dead
    NewspaperTextGenealogical Resource  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 25 Apr 1924, p. 6     William Klinge, well known member of the firm of Klinge and White, Ridge avenue grocers, passed away Friday, April 11, following an illness of three years' duration. Services and burial were at St. Joseph's.

    Mr. Klinge was a native of the Village of Gross Point and had been in the grocery ...
    NewspaperTextGenealogical Resource  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 25 Apr 1924, p. 6   William Klinge, well known member of the firm of Klinge and White, Ridge avenue grocers, passed away Friday, April 11, following an illness of three years' duration. Services and burial ...
  • Mrs. W. C. Marchant dies
    NewspaperTextGenealogical Resource  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 9 May 1924, p. 4     Mrs. William C. Marchant, 1221 Hill street, died suddenly Sunday afternoon, May 4, while out driving with Mr. Marchant. Funeral services were held Tuesday afternoon at 2 o'clock, and burial was at Memorial Parl, Mrs. Marchant lived in Wilmette during the past 13 years and her death came as a ...
    NewspaperTextGenealogical Resource  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 9 May 1924, p. 4   Mrs. William C. Marchant, 1221 Hill street, died suddenly Sunday afternoon, May 4, while out driving with Mr. Marchant. Funeral services were held Tuesday afternoon at 2 o'clock, and burial ...
  • Skinner services Saturday
    NewspaperTextGenealogical Resource  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 9 May 1924, p. 11     Services for Mrs. Martha Skinner, mother of Mrs. Fred G. White, 715 Washington avenue, who passed away recently at Clearwater, Fla., will be held from St. Augustine's Episcopal church Saturday afternoon, May 10, at 2:30 o'clock. Burial will be at Graceland....
    NewspaperTextGenealogical Resource  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 9 May 1924, p. 11   Services for Mrs. Martha Skinner, mother of Mrs. Fred G. White, 715 Washington avenue, who passed away recently at Clearwater, Fla., will be held from St. Augustine's Episcopal church Saturday ...
  • Caroline C. Stevens, 93, taken by death on May 9
    NewspaperTextGenealogical Resource  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 16 May 1924, p. 5     A fractured hip, suffered in a fall six weeks ago, was the indirect cause of death on Friday morning, May 9, of Caroline Campbell Stevens, 530 Central avenue, who, had she lived until August 7 of this year would have reached the age of 93.

    Burial services for Mrs. Stevens were ...
    NewspaperTextGenealogical Resource  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 16 May 1924, p. 5   A fractured hip, suffered in a fall six weeks ago, was the indirect cause of death on Friday morning, May 9, of Caroline Campbell Stevens, 530 Central avenue, who, had ...
  • Mrs. Eliza Ann Brower is summoned by death
    NewspaperTextGenealogical Resource  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 16 May 1924, p. 7     Eliza Ann Brower, widow of the late Dr D. R. Brower, passed away Wednesday, May 14, at the home of her son, Dr. Daniel R. Brower, 720 Fifth street.

    Services will be held at 11 o'clock this morning from St. Augustine's Episcopal church. Burial will be private.

    Mrs. Brower is survived ...
    NewspaperTextGenealogical Resource  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 16 May 1924, p. 7   Eliza Ann Brower, widow of the late Dr D. R. Brower, passed away Wednesday, May 14, at the home of her son, Dr. Daniel R. Brower, 720 Fifth street.

    Services will ...
  • Called by death [Mabel S. Towne]
    NewspaperTextGenealogical Resource  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 4 Apr 1924, p. 6     Mrs. Mabel S. Towne, wife of Walter Towne, died at her home, 1420 Forest avenue, Tuesday, and funeral services were held from the home Thursday, April 3, at 2:30 o'clock.

    Mrs. Towne is survived by her husband, and a son, Walter M. Towne. Burial was at Rosehill....
    NewspaperTextGenealogical Resource  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 4 Apr 1924, p. 6   Mrs. Mabel S. Towne, wife of Walter Towne, died at her home, 1420 Forest avenue, Tuesday, and funeral services were held from the home Thursday, April 3, at 2:30 o'clock.

    Mrs. ...
  • Death calls Harry Hargis
    NewspaperTextGenealogical Resource  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 18 Apr 1924, p. 4     The death of Harry R. Hargis, on April 1, at the home of his son, Harry R. Hargis, Jr., 142 Washington avenue, marked the passing of one of Chicago's most famous pioneer merchants.

    Perhaps no Chicago business man of the seventies, eighties and nineties enjoyed a wider acquaintance among the ...
    NewspaperTextGenealogical Resource  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 18 Apr 1924, p. 4   The death of Harry R. Hargis, on April 1, at the home of his son, Harry R. Hargis, Jr., 142 Washington avenue, marked the passing of one of Chicago's most ...
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