1963 Obituaries – September 25

The following obituaries appeared in the September 25, 1963 issue of the Chicago Daily News, page 57;

“AGNEW-Marion R. Agnew, wife of the late Dupre L., mother of Betty (Mrs. John) Prest and William G., seven grandchildren. Friends may call Thursday from 2 to 4 p.m. and 7 to 9 p.m. at Drechsler Funeral Home, 203 S. Marion St. at Pleasant St., Oak Park. Services Friday 2 p.m., at First Presbyterian Church of River Forest, Quick and Jackson avenues. Interment private. [phone #]”

“ANDERSON-Olivia L. Anderson, formerly of Oak Park, beloved wife of the late James F., fond mother of James C., grandmother of one, great-grandmother of four. Funeral Thursday, 2 p.m., at the Senne Funeral Home, Lake St. at 2d Av., Maywood. Interment Oakridge Cemetery. [phone #]”

“BALDWIN-Ida S. Baldwin (nee Ewert), beloved wife of the late Guy C., dear sister of Helen M. Ewert, and the late William C. and George J. Ewert. Services at Skeeles Colonial Chapel Stony Island at 86th Pl., Thursday, Sept. 26 at 1 p.m. Interment Oak Woods. 50 year Member of Olive Chapter No.179 O.E.S. [phone #].

“BATTAGLIA-Joseph Battaglia, beloved husband of Lottie (nee Builard), loving father of Mrs. Maurice (Elinor) Miceli, Charles W., Joseph T., Mrs. Edward (Charlotte) Stern and Kathleen, fond grandfather of 10. Mass Tuesday, at Annunciation Church, Albuquerque, N.M. Funeral Thursday, Sept. 26, at 9:15 a.m., from Columbian Funeral Home, 6621 W. North Ave., Oak Park. Interment Elmwood Memorial Park Cemetery. [phone #]”

“BEESE-Anna Bail Beese, Sept. 24, beloved wife of the late Albert, loving mother of Evelyn Rolfe and Lorraine Anderson, grandmother of three, great-grandmother of two. Funeral Friday, 9 a.m., from Donnellan Funeral Home, 10525 S. Western Av., to St. Catherine of Genoa Church. Mass  9:30 a.m. Interment Calvary. [phone #]”

“BERGNER-Bernard F. Bergner, loving son of Stanley and the late Veronica, dear brother of Louise V. Bergner. Funeral Thursday, 9 a.m., from Hough Funeral Home, 4300 N. Central Av. to St. Robert Bellarmine Church. Mass 9:30 a.m. Interment St. Joseph. PA 5-4300.”

“BERKA-James Berka, beloved husband of Julia (nee Hubata), fond brother of Celia Daly.Funeral Thursday, 2 p.m., Classen Funeral Home, 5704 W. Cermak Rd. Cremation Bohemian National. Former owner of Westside Wholesale Grocery, Kedzie Av. at 21st St. Please omit flowers. OL 2-2921.”

“BLENNER-Lois E. Blenner (nee Fuller) of McHenry, Ill, beloved wife of William R. Jr., Joseph M., Thomas A., Susan M. and Ann M., fond daughter of William and Lois Fuller, sister of Jane Buckley, Rosemary Freres, Joseph, Nancy Knockemus, and John. Funeral from Meyer Funeral Home, 6251 Dempster St. Morton Grove, Friday 9:30 a.m., to St. Martha Church. Mass 10 a.m. Interment All Saints. YO 5-2500.”

“BONNEFOI-Julia E. Bonnefoi, dear daughter of the late Joseph and Hallie, fond sister of J. Glenn Hallie  Kusch and the late Victor, Aunt of Cathy Bonnefoi, Lyle and Carol K. Kusch. Funeral Thursday Sept. 26, 9:30 a.m. from Drake and son Funeral Home, 5303 N. Western Av., to St. Hillery Church. Mass 10 a.m. LO 1-6784.”

“BOUCHARD-Florence Bouchard of Twin Lakes, Wis., beloved wife of the late Gustave, loving sister of Charlotte Melnz, Anna Carney, Ellen Cline, and Leonard Johnson. Services Thursday, Sept. 26, 2:30 p.m. at the Schielka Funeral Home, 7710 W. Addison. Interment Acacia Park. NA 5-3444.”

“BOYD-William Boyd, of Bensenville, Ill, husband of Patricia, father of Terry and Scott, son of John and the late Irene, also survived by two brothers. At the Pedersen-Ryberg Mortuary, 435 N. York St., Elmhurst, until noon Thursday. Services and burial Saturday in Keshena, Wis. Inf. TE 4-1133.”

“BROWN-Jean E. Brown (nee Duffy) of German Town, Wis., beloved wife of the late Edward J., loving sister of Marie C. Fowile and Harold F. Duffy, the late Joseph T. Duffy, Eleanor A. Burke and Grace B. Holmes, dear aunt of Grace E. Rice, John W. Burke and Harold T. Duffy, at the Conboy chapel, 4817 W. Madison St. Funeral Friday, at 9:30 a.m., to Resurrection Church. Mass 10 a.m. Interment All Saints. AU 7-1136.”

“BURKE-Christine Burke (nee Mortensen), age 88, dearest mother of Mrs. Esther Barry, loving sister of Mrs. Hannah Christensen, grandmother of Paul C. Barry, great-grandmother of Christine, Mark and Scott. Funeral services Thursday, Sept. 26, 1:30 p.m., at the Rosemoor Funeral Home, 424 E. 103d St. Interment Beverly Cemetery. CO 4-1234.”

“CARLSON-Alfred A. Carlson, beloved husband of Theresa P., dear father of Leslie and Dora Wilson, grandfather of two and one great-grandchild. Services Friday Sept. 27th 10 a.m. At Matz Funeral Home, 3440 North Central Av. Interment Memorial Park.”

“COONEY-See Patricia Ann Gress notice.” “CREECH-Rita Creech of 309 Maple, Glen Ellyn, loving wife of Cecil P., fond mother of Mrs. Ronald (Sally Ann) Mitchell and Terrence James, grandmother of one, daughter of Sarah Reedy and the late Terrence Sr., sister of Daniel Reedy, Mary Alice Howard, Terrence Reedy Jr., Florabelle Klaskin and John Reedy. Visitation after 3 p.m. Wednesday at the Leonard Memorial Home, 565 Duane St., Glen Ellyn. Mass 10 a.m. Friday, at St. Petronille Catholic Church, Glen Ellyn. Interment All Saints. 469-0032.”

“CUNNINGHAM O.P.-Rev. Francis L.B. Cunningham, dearly beloved son of G.W. and the late Agnes S. Cunningham, fond brother of Rev. D.A. Cunningham and Janet Cunningham Crowley, fond uncle of Denise, Donna and D.J. Crowley Jr. Lying in state at St. Rose Priory, Dubuque Ia., from Wednesday p.m. until time of funeral mass, 11 a.m., Friday C.S.T. Mass and burial Saturday, Sept. 29, 10 a.m. C.S.T., at St. Peter Priory, Winona Minn. VI 8-5826.”

“DAEHN-Henriette Daehn, formerly of Oak Park, beloved wife of Ralph C., loving mother of Ralph C. Jr. and Carol Kallal III and Glenn S. Daehn, daughter of Emma Kordick and the late Charles, sister of Fred and Charles Kordick. Resting at Zimmerman & Son Chapel, 7319 Madison St., Forest Park, after 4 p.m. Thursday. Services 3 p.m. Friday. Interment Oak Ridge.”

“DAVIS-Charles T. Davis, Sept. 23, 1963 husband of Mabel H. Davis, father of Luther and Austin Davis. Service at C.H. Jordan & Co. Chapel, 221 E. Erie St., Thursday, 3 p.m. Interment private.”

“DEILY-Kathryn Sullivan Deily, wife of the late George Deily, dear sister of Mrs. Mae Fitzgibbon and Mrs. Josephine Dever. Funeral Friday, 8:45 a.m., from the Sheehy Funeral Home, 8243 Ashland Av., to St. Leo Church. Mass 9:30 a.m. Interment St. Mary’s Cemetery. ST 3-1700.” “DELLS-See Anna Principato notice.”

“DEXHEIMER-Gertrude Dexheimer, Sept. 24, fond sister of Edna Wiley and the late George Dexheimer, dear aunt of Grace Abbott, great-aunt of Tracy, Donn and Gary. At Krauspe Chapel, 3905-07 N. Lincoln Av., where services will be held Friday [?] p.m. Interment Rosehill. Member of Old Glory Chapter No. 799 OAS.”

“DOUGLAS-Daniel A. Douglas, beloved husband of Ann, fond brother of the late James Douglas and Sadie Briggs, loving grandfather of Jean Cooke. Services at Skeeles Colonial Chapel, Stony Island at 86th Pl., Friday, Sept. 27, at 1 p.m. Interment family lot. BA 1-3680.”

“FELDMAN-Louis Feldman of 4425 N. Whipple, beloved husband of Bessie (nee Lampert), loving father of Helen Gropman of L.A. and Erwin, four grandchildren, fond brother of Harry of L.A. Services Thursday, 11 a.m., at Weinstein Brothers Chapel, 1300 Devon. Interment Ezras Israel Cemetery. Please omit flowers. Family at late residence. Visitation Wednesday evening, 7 to 10 p.m. Information RO 1-2400.”

“FOLEY-Thomas F. Foley, beloved son of the late Patrick and Catherine (nee Kiley) Foley, fond brother of William P., the late Michael J., and Alice F. Minehan, uncle of Katheryn (Robert) O’Connell, Betty and Alicemae Minehan, William P. Foley Jr., Ann Spruit and Patricia (Patrick) Flynn, granduncle of 24.  Funeral Thursday, Sept. 26, at 9 a.m. from Havens Funeral Home, 1911 W. 63rd St., to St. Theodore Church. Interment Holy Sepulchre Cemetery. PR 6-0240.”

“GALLAGHER-Charles J. Gallagher, late of Hillside, beloved husband of Helen (nee O’Leary), loving father of Daniel T., dear son of the late Daniel and Mary, fond brother of Helen Fankedeis, the late Marguerite Dunitz, Catherine Charlton, and Daniel, brother-in-law of Charles Fankedeis and Thomas O’Leary. Member of Cemetery Workers Union No. 109. Funeral Thursday, at 9:30 a.m. from Hennessy Funeral Home, 5903 Burr Oak Av., Berkeley, to St. Domitilla Church. Mass 10 a.m. Interment Mt. Carmel Cemetery. LI 4-0100.”

“GEISLER-Olga M. Geisler (nee Koch) dearly beloved wife of Alfred John, fond mother of Dorothy G. James, Alfred J. Jr. and Harold, eight grandchildren. Resting at Meiszner Funeral Home, 5620-24 Irving Park Rd, until noon Friday, Sept. 27. Services 1:30 p.m. at Nebo Lutheran Church, Menard Av. and Dakin St. Interment St. Lucas Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorials to Nebo Church. Information PE 6-9000.”

“GINDER-See Sheryl Ann Soldat notice.”

“GRESS-Patricia Ann Gress (nee Carlett), beloved wife of Billy K. Gress, loving mother of William K. and Michael K., dear sister of Audrey De Rosler and Margaret Ott, fond niece of Margaret Cooney and Catherine Wild. Funeral Friday, 8:30 a.m., from Blake-Lamb Funeral Home, 4727 W 103d St., Oak Lawn, to St. Andrew Church, Lockport. Mass 10 a.m. Interment Holy Sepulchre Cemetery. Member of A. L. Post No. 1261 Aux. For transportation information call BE 3-1194 or NE 6-1193.”

“GRIFFEN-Mass for Mrs. Bridget Griffin, 92, a Chicago resident for 65 years, will be offered at 9:30 a.m. in St. Francis de Sales Church, 10201 S. Ewing. Mrs. Griffin, of 10146 S. Avenue J, died Tuesday in her home. She was born in County Galway, Ireland. Survivors include two sons, Francis and Patrick; three daughters, Mrs. Mary Murphy, Mrs. Ann Fitzsimmons and Mrs. Margaret O’Connell; two brothers, Michael and John Dunlop; three sisters, Mrs. Mary Ann Mullen, Mrs. Ann McGeever and Mrs. Kate O’Brien, 14 grandchildren and 17 great-grandchildren. Friends may call at the Claude E. Griesel Chapel, 10240 S. Ewing. Interment will be in St. Mary’s Cemetery.”

“HANSEN-George W. Hansen, beloved husband of Susan (nee Docherty), fond father of Irene Schneider, Frances Farrett, David Westlund, George H., Mary Rose, Roberta Goucher, Wilma Barden, Joan Buchanan, and George III, grandfather of 32, great-grandfather of nine, dear brother of Anna Brown, Kitty Cox, Marie Schwitty, Martin and John. Services Friday, Sept. 27, from Kowske Funeral Home, 1503 W. 51st St., at 1 p.m. Interment Chapel Hill Gardens South Cemetery. YA 7-4765.”

“HILLIS-Edna R. Hillis, Sept. 24, 1963, beloved wife of the late A. Wellington Hillis, dear mother of Robert W. and Edward M. Hillis, grandmother of seven, fond sister of Jane R. Holtman. At Lain and Son Chapel, 5501 N. Ashland Av., where services will be held Thursday, Sept. 26 at 10 a.m. Interment Rosehill.”

“HOFFMAN-Celia Hoffman (nee Mandelblatt), 2534 W. Estes, beloved wife of the late Michael, loving mother of Nathan, Frieda O’Desky, Sarah Lasko and the late Ida Driess, 10 grandchildren, one great-grandchild, fond sister of Rose Levy, the late Sarah Shapiro and Lee Mandelblatt. Services Thursday, 1:30 p.m. at Weinstein Bros. Chapel, 1300 Devon. Interment Naroditch, Waldheim. Omit flowers. Visitation at time of service. RO 1-2400.”

“HOLUB-Helen D. Holub (Nee Huelser), beloved wife of Clarence A., fond daughter of Harriett and the late Otto, sister of Paul, fond niece of Emma Lude. Funeral services Thursday, Sept. 26, 8 a.m. at Henry W. Mueller Funeral Home, 5300-12 W. Belmont Av. Second service Friday , Sept. 27, 1 p.m., at Truesdale Funeral Home, Kalamazoo, Mich. Interment Kalamazoo Mich. AV 6-8740. In lieu of flowers memorials appreciated.”

“HORWITZ-Sarah Horwitz of 5701 N. Sheridan Rd., beloved wife of the late Ben, devoted mother of Ida Dee, Rose Fein, Maurice Horwitz, Vivan Farber and Sema Golden, dear grandmother of 8, great-grandmother of 9, fond sister of Fannie Bliofsky. Services Thursday, 10 a.m. at Piser Memorial Chapel, 5206 Broadway. Interment Rosemont Park. Friends may pay their respects at the chapel Wednesday evening. LO 1-4740.”

“HYMES-Lorene Hymes (nee Collins), of 6840 S. Emerald Av., beloved wife of the late Dr. Hymes. Funeral Thursday, 8:45 a.m., from Blake-Lamb Funeral Home, 79th St. at Loomis Blvd., to St. Bernard Church. Interment St. Mary’s Cemetery. TR 4-1187.” “JEDD-see Jedrzejowski notice.”

“JEDRZEJOWSKI-Katherine Jedrzejowski, beloved wife of the late Joseph, dearest mother of Charlotte, Marion, Estelle, Gene and Ted, fond mother-in-law of John Blalon, Richard Gravin and Ariene, loving grandmother of six. Resting at the Skala Funeral Home, 3656 W. Belmont Av. Funeral Thursday, 9:30 a.m., from chapel to St. Wenceslaus Church. Interment St. Adalbert Cemetery. KE 9-1376.”

“JOHANSON-John A. Johanson of Chicago, beloved husband of Caroline (nee Peterson), dear father of Stanley W. Johnason, two grandchildren, fond brother of Anna Carlson, Henning Johnson, Ellen Anderson and the late Esther Grubb. Services Friday, at 1:30 p.m., at Lauterburg and Oehler Funeral Home, 2000 E. Northwest Highway at Prindle Av. Arlington Heights. Interment Ridgewood. 253-5423.”

“JOHNSON-Russell O. Johnson, Sept. 23, 1963, beloved husband of Alma Johnson (nee Werder), dear brother of Howard. At Lein and Son Chapel, 5501 N. Ashland Av., where services will be held Thursday, Sept. 26, at 3 p.m. Entombment Memorial Park.”

“JOST-Charles W. Jost, beloved husband of the late Helen, fond father of Ray and Charles Jr., dear grandfather of Wesley, Gregory, Catherine, and Betty. Services Thursday, Sept. 26, 1 p.m., at Olson Funeral Home, 6467-77 N. Northwest Hwy. Interment Irving Park . Member of IBEW Local No. 134. SP 4-3333.”

“KARZAS-William Karzas, beloved husband of Angeline, fond father of Mrs. Helen Cambourells, Mrs. Lois K. Kempton and Andrew J. At Corcoran Funeral Home, 1420 E. 87th St. at Dante Av. after 7 p.m. Tuesday until 11 a.m. Wednesday. Lying in state at St. Constantine Church, 7351 S. Stony Island Av. after 1 p.m. Wednesday. Services Thursday 1 p.m. Interment Evergreen. In lieu of flowers contributions may be made to St. Constantine Church Building Fund.  SO 8-8600.”

“KEHOE-Frank M. Kehoe, Sept. 25, 1963, beloved son of the late Margaret (McMahon) and Patrick, fond brother of John J., Thomas R., Sister M. Georgetta, C.S.C., Mary De Bruyn, Margaret, Catherine and Raymond A. Kehoe. Funeral Friday 9 a.m., from O’Hanley Funeral Home, 2035 E. 79th St. to St. Bride’s Church. Mass 9:30 a.m. Interment Mount Olivet, SO 8-1610. Visitation after 2 p.m. Thursday.”

“KEMMETT-Mary Kemmett (nee Guiney) of Washington, D.C., beloved wife of the late Raymond T., loving mother of Francis W. and the late Donald, grandmother of three, fond sister of Timothy, the late Daniel, Phillip and Anna B. Pembroke. Funeral Thursday, Sept. 26, at 9:15 a.m. from Ahern Funeral Home at 1110 Madison St., Oak Park to St. Mel Church for Requiem Mass at 10 a.m. Interment Mount Carmel Cemetery. Native of Brosna, Co. Kerry, Ireland. EU 3-5700 or KE 3-2394.”

“KENNEDY-Kathryn B. Kennedy (nee Pfister), late residence 6152 NewburgAv., beloved wife of Charles E., fond mother of James E., Therese K. and the late Charles J., sister of Mary C. LeMagdeline, Blanche R. Connolly, Margaret J. Craig and the late Henry Pfister, dear grandmother of Kathryn E., Charles P. and Penny. Funeral Thursday, Sept. 26, at 9:30 a.m. from the M.J. Suerth Funeral Home, 6754 Northwest Highway to St. Thecia Church. Interment All Saints Cemetery. NE 1-1240.”

“KIRIN-Helen Kirin, in St. Petersburg Fla., beloved wife of the late John Ivan Kirin, dear sister-in-law of Mary Bruketa and Frank Kirin. At Chapel, 1814 S. Throop St., from 2 p.m. to 10 p.m. Thursday. Funeral Friday, 9 a.m., to Holy Trinity Croatian Church for 9:30 mass. International Resurrection. CA 6-1207.”

“KIRMSE-Eleanor Kirmse, suddenly, loving daughter of the late William and Catherine (nee Smith), fond sister of William Kirmse, John, James, Edmund Bruen, Mrs, Anthony (Katherine) Zaba and the late Walter Kirmse. Funeral Thursday, Sept. 26, at 8:30 a.m., from Columbian Funeral Home, 6621 W. North Av., Oak Park, to St. Mary of Celle Church. Mass 9:30 a.m. Interment Queen of Heaven Cemetery. Past Commander of Four Star Post, Helen J. Ross Post No. 1958, Austin Auxiliary Post No. 2955 and Associate Service Officer, Illinois Veterans Commission. ES 9-5151 or VI 8-3010.” [elsewhere on the page] KIRMSE-Mass for Eleanor Kirmse, 58, of 3135 Armitage, will be offered at 9:30 a.m. Thursday in St. Mary of Celle Church, 1428 S. Wesley, Bewyn. Miss Kirmse died Monday in Veterans Administration Research Hospital. She was an associate service officer for the Illinois Veterans Commission. Surviving are a brother, William; three step-brothers, John, James and Edmond Bruen, and a step-sister, Mrs. Katherine Zaba. Visitation will be in the Columbian Chapel, 6621 W. North. Burial will be in Queen of Heaven Cemetery.”

“KLICK-Delia B. Klick, beloved sister of Ida Sena, Martha Freeman and the late Henry, sister-in-law of Mildred Klick, dear friend of Josie Meisner. Funeral Thursday, 10:30 a.m., from Gibbons-O’Keefe Funeral Home, 4245 Madison to St. Mel Church. Visitation after 3 p.m. Tuesday. Interment Queen of Heaven. NE 8-2650.”

“KLUK-Lillian K. Kluk, beloved daughter of Joseph and the late Margaret, dear sister of Helen M. McDonald, sister-in-law of Robert E. McDonald. Services Friday, 10:30 a.m., at Matz Funeral Home, 3440 N. Central Av. Interment Woodlawn.”

“KOLBERG-William Kolberg of Mount Prospect, beloved husband of Agnes, dear father of Harvey G. and Irene Marcy, grandfather of Sharon and James Kolberg and David Marcy, brother of George and Rose Herzberg. Services Friday, 1:30 p.m. at Friedrichs Funeral Home, 320 W. Central Rd at Northwest Highway, Mount Prospect. Interment Waldheim. 255-7800.”

“LANGE-Rudolph F. Lange, beloved husband of the late Anna K., fond father of Joseph O. and Mrs. Anne E. McClure, loving grandfather of Robert W., great-grandfather of Kathleen McClure. Funeral Thursday, 10:30 a.m., from Corcoran Funeral Home, 6150 N. Cicero Av. at Hiawatha, to Queen of All Saints Basilica. Mass 11 a.m. Interment St. Joseph Cemetery. PE 6-3833.”

“LA POINTE-Elise A. LaPointe (nee Cartier), beloved wife of the late Arthur J. Sr., dear mother of Arthur J. Jr., Louie N. of Millbrae, Calif., Louise M. Rogers of Locust N.J., and Vincent W. LaPointe, grandmother of 10, great-grandmother of 14. Funeral Thursday, Sept. 26, 9:30 a.m., from Dunlap-Goldrick Funeral Home, 4516 N. Kedzie Av, to Our Lady of Mercy Church. Mass 10 a.m. Burial Mount Olivet. Kindly omit flowers. IR 8-1226.”

“LE GROS-Victor J. Le Gros, age 87, of Lombard, formerly of Chicago, fond father of Mrs. Clara Palmer and Hugo G. Funeral Thursday 2 p.m., at Brust Funeral Home, 135 S. Main St., Lombard. Private interment, Bohemian National Cemetery. MA 9-0094.”

“LENTINI-See Anna Principalo notice.” “LESSA-Anton J. Lessa of Oak Park, beloved husband of Stella (nee Nevy), fond father of Otto J. (Helen), brother of Ludmila Silpek and Maria Nemecek. Services Thursday, Sept. 26, 2 p.m. at Parkwyn Funeral Home, 6901 Roosevelt Rd.  Interment Woodlawn. ST 8-0904.”

“LEWIS-Sidney Lewis, beloved husband of Pauline (Mucerine), fond father of Roman and Robert, grandfather of Robert Irwin, brother of George and Jessie Lewis. Services Friday, 10 a.m. at Original Weinstein and Sons Chapel, 3019 W. Peterson Rd. Interment Memorial Park Cemetery. Visitation Wednesday and Thursday, 7 to 10 p.m. Information LO 1-1890.”

“LINDBERG-Hilda Caroline Lindberg, beloved wife of Oscar, dear mother of John O. and Charles V., grandmother of three, sister of Olga Anderson, Julius and Ernest Houberg. Member of Foster Av. Baptist Church. Services Friday Sept. 27, 11 a.m., at Matz Funeral Home, 3440 N. Central Av. Interment Memorial Estates.”

“LUCAS-Charles A. Lucas, husband of Jessie A., father of Charlene J. (Mrs. Norbert) Gulch. Friends may call after 7 p.m. at Postlewell Chapel, 523 Lake St, Oak Park. Services Thursday 2 p.m., at Trinity E. U. B. Church, 1101 S. Austin Bl’vd. Interment Forest Home.” “MCGUIRE-See Agnes McGuire Reloy notice.”

“MCKILLIP-Hugo P. McKillip, beloved husband of the late Juliet (nee Foliey), loving father of Gloria Sheehan, dear brother of Marion Proteau, Genevieve Hoss, Mabel Anderson, Alton and Walter McKillip, and the late William, Charles and Fred McKillip. At the Conboy Chapel, 4817 W. Madison St. Funeral Thursday at 9:15 a.m., to Divine Infant Church (Westchester). Mass 10 a.m. Interment St. Joseph. Member of K. of C., Fourth Degree, Charles Carroll Council. Please omit flowers. AU 7-1136.”

“MCSHANE-Bernard M. McShane, Sr., dear father of Mrs. Delores M. Johansen, Bernard M. Jr., and the late Mrs. Loretta M. McKinley. Fond brother of Henry P., Dr. Patrick I., John A.,. Joseph A., Mrs. Josephine De Longe, Mrs. Mary Mac Mahon, the late James E. Benedict and Mrs. Cecilia M. Callan. Funeral Thursday, 9:30 a.m. from the Ray Duffy Funeral Home, 2335 E.  75th St., at Oglesby Av., to St. Felicita’s Church. Mass 10 a.m. Interment Holy Sepulchre. SO 8-7717.”

“MILLER-Wallace A. Miller of 1 Calvin Circle, Westminster Place, Evanston, formerly of Wilmette, Sept. 24, husband of Georgie K. Miller, father of Mrs. James E. Edwards of Champaign, Ill., Wallace B. of New York City, and George W. Miller of Wilmette, nine grandchildren , one great-grandchild. Resting at Wm. H. Scott Funeral Home, 1100 Greenleaf Av., Wilmette, after 1 p.m. Thursday, where services will be held 10:30 a.m, Friday. Entombment private. AL 1-8200.”

“MORAN-William P. Moran, beloved husband of Kathleen (Kitty), retired. Member of CPD, St. Jude’s League and the Chicago Police Post No. 207 American Legion. Funeral Thursday 9 a.m., from Scanlon Funeral Home, 2907 N. Clark St. at Surf, to St. Sebastian’s Church. Interment Calvary.”

“MUELLER-Edward A. Mueller, Sept. 23, 1963, beloved husband of Hannah A. Mueller, dear father of Anna Schultz, Elsie [illegible] and Ellen Crawford, grandfather of 11 , great-grandfather of 19. At Lain & Son Chapel, 2121 W. 95th St., where services will be held Friday, Sept. 27, at 2 p.m. Interment Mount Hope. Member of William McKinley Camp No. 6, USWV and past commander of General Lloyd Wheaton Post 74 VFW.” [elsewhere on the page]

“MUELLER – Services for Edward A. Mueller, 82, of 3931 W. 85th St., will be at 2 p.m.  Friday in the Lain & Son Chapel, 2121 W. 95th St. Mr. Mueller, a retired house painter, was a past commander of Veterans of Foreign Wars, Post No. 74. He died Monday in his home. Surviving are his wife, Hannah A., three daughters, Mrs. Anna Schultz, Mrs. Elsie Shigley and Mrs. Ellen Crawford; 11 grandchildren, and 19 great-grandchildren. Burial will be in Mount Hope Cemetery.”

“MULVIHILL-Tomas F. Mulvihill, beloved husband of the late Margaret (nee Broderick), loving father of Pamela, dear brother of Patrick Edgeworth and Mary Sheehan. Resting at the Joseph Maloney Funeral Home, 2950-58 Fullerton at Sacramento, to St. Sylvester Church. Requiem mass 9:30 a.m. Interment Calvary. Member of Gas Co. Post No. 336 A.L. Visitation after 2 p.m. Thursday EV 4-3800.”

“MURPHY-Elizabeth McGovern Murphy, beloved wife of Laurence F. Murphy, loving mother of Irene and Harold Murphy, fond daughter of the late Owen and Ellen McGovern. Funeral Thursday, 9 a.m., from The Sheehy Funeral Home, 8243 S. Ashland Av. to Little Flower Church. Mass 9:30 a.m. Interment Mount Olivet Cemetery. Please omit flowers. ST 5-7700.”

“NOOR-Jennie Noor (nee Doornbos), beloved wife of the late John, loving mother of Peter, Abel and Harry. Resting at Mulder Memorial Chapel, 6027 Roosevelt Rd., Cicero, where services will be held 1:30 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 26. Interment Forest Home. OL 2-0005.”

“OLD-Vice Admiral Francis Paxton Old, husband of Florine Gaff Old, father of Mrs. Beverly Old Baker and Mrs. Claudia Old Chandler. Services Friday, Sept. 27, 1963, in the Church of the Holy Spirit, Lake Forest, Ill., at 10 a.m. In lieu of flowers, please make contributions to the Church of the Holy Spirit, Lake Forest, or to your favorite charity. Interment Arlington National Cemetery, Arlington, Va.” [elsewhere on the page] Adm. Old Rites Set For Friday- Services for retired Navy Vice Adm. Francis P. Old, 65, will be at 10 a.m., Friday in the Church of the Holy Spirit Westminster and Church Rd., Lake Forest. Memorial servies will be held Monday in Arlington National Cemetery, Arlington VA. Adm. Old died Monday in Great Lakes Naval Hospital after a long illness. He lived at 451 N. Green Bay Rd., Lake Forest. He retired from the Navy as commandant of the 9th Naval District here in 1954 and became executive director of the Illinois Toll Highway Commission. He had helped plan World War II’s big European invasion and commanded the USS Indiana at the Japanese surrender in Tokyo Bay. A 1919 Annapolis graduate, he became a post-war naval advisor to Nationalist China and commander of U.S. naval forces in the Phillipines. After leaving the Navy, he became vice chairman of the board with Sumner-Sollitt Co. and Mid-American Appraisal Corp. He also served as chairman and president of the Northbrook Savings and Loan Assn., resigning in March, 1962. Surviving are his wife Florine; two daughters, Mrs. William H. Baker of Lake Bluff and Mrs. Malcolm A. Chandler of Lake Forest and four grandchildren.”

“PETERSON-Eleanor Peterson, Sept. 22, 1963, loving sister of Estelle Fernitz and Ethel Davis. At Lain and Son Chapel, 5501 N. Ashland Av., where services will be held Thursday, Sept. 26 at 1 p.m.  Interment Rosehill.”

“PIPER-Albert Piper, beloved husband of the late Anna (nee Lenz), fond father of Fay Ashton. Resting at A.V. Furman Funeral Home, 3100 Irving Park Rd. Services Thursday, 11 a.m. Interment Acacia Park Cemetery.”

“PRINCIPATO-Anna Principato (nee Alberti), beloved wife of the late Nicholas Sr., loving mother of Carm S. (James) Lentini, Anthony (Goldie), Sadie (Gregory) Dells, Paul, James (Lillian), Nicholas Jr. (Estelle) and the late Joseph (Patricia), grandmother of 15, great-grandmother of six, fond sister of Rosalie Palmeri of California. Funeral Friday, 8:30 a.m., from Michael Coletta and Sons Funeral Home, 3240 W. 79th st, to St. Mary Star of the Sea Church. Mass 9:30 a.m. Interment St. Mary. 436-1867.”

“QUILLE-Rev. A.G. Quille, pastor of Our Lady of Good Counsel Church, son of the late Maurice and Bridget, brother of Sister M. Genevetta O.P., the late Rt. Rev. Msgr. C.J. Quille, Sister M. Aquino OP, Sister M. Placida OP, Stella Cupp, Dr. Maurice J. and Edward J. Lying in state at Our Lady of Good Counsel Church 3 p.m. Wednesday. Solemn Requiem Mass Friday, 10:30 a.m., interment Mount Carmel Cemetery. Please omit flowers. LA 3-1664. [elsewhere on the same page] Offer Mass Friday for Father Quille – Requiem mass for the Rev. Albert G. Quille, 76, pastor of Our Lady of Good Counsel Church, will be offered at 10:30 a.m. Friday in the church , 3528 S. Hermitage. Father Quille died Tuesday in St. George’s Hospital. He had been pastor of Our Lady of Good Counsel Church for 30 years and last May 5 celebrated the 50th anniversary of his ordination. A brother, the late Rt. Rev. Msgr. C.J. Quille, founded the Working Boys Home, 1140 W. Jackson Blvd. Surviving is a sister, Sister Mary Genevetta O.P. Visitation will be at Our Lady of Good Counsel Church. Burial will be at Mount Carmel Cemetery.”

“RADER-Jane Love Radar (nee Ellison), late of Riverside, Ill., wife of W. Lyle Rader, mother of Patty Jane (Russell) Reiton, and Margaret Lyle Rader, daughter of Mrs. Enoch Ellison of Beckley, W. Va., sister of John M. Ellison of Sherman Oak, Calif., Edward E. Ellison of Washington D.C., Mrs. Patty Huntoon of Torrance, Calif., and Mrs. Theodore Kessinger of Beckley, W. Va. Services 2 p.m. Thursday at Ivin’s Chapel, 80 Burlington Rd, Riverside. Contributions to American Cancer Society, Riverside, Ill. will be appreciated. Interment Clifton Forge, Va. HI 7-2261.”

“REIDY-Agnes McGuire Reidy (nee O’Hara), beloved wife of the late John, devoted mother of William McGuire, and Mary Van Ackeren, five grandchildren, sister of Sarah Bannon, Richard and William O’Hara, and the late Elizabeth Sullivan. Funeral Thursday, 8:45 a.m., from Michael Colletta and Sons Funeral Home, 3240 W. 79th St. to St. Killian Church, mass 9:30 a.m. Interment Holy Sepulchre. 436-1861.”

“RICHMOND-Susie Mae Richmond of LaGrange, beloved wife of Albert C., mother of Ida Mae Meyer and Oma D. McCarthy, sister of Inez Olsene, Oma Aleshire, and Thomas J. Douglass, 6 grandchildren. Resting at Hallowell and James Funeral Home, 40 S. Ashland Av., LaGrange after 12 noon Thursday. Services 2 p.m. Friday. Interment Chapel Hills Gardens West. FL 201298.”

“ROCHE-Stephen F. Roche, beloved husband of the late Lois, father of Stephen F. Jr. and Arvada McManus, grandfather of Stephen Roche, Marilyn, Bonnie, Phil Jr. and Kerry McManus, brother of Isabelle Fitzroy. Member of Auburn Park Lodge No. 789, AF&AM, Scottish Rite Bodies and Andrew Wilson Chapter No. 319, OES, honorary member of 30 Masonic lodges. Funeral Thursday, 1 p.m. at the Fern Chapel, 10001 S. Western. Interment Cedar Park. Masonic services Wednesday 8 p.m. BE 8-1700.”

“ROGERS-Olive D. Rogers, suddenly, of Western Springs, beloved wife of John M. , loving mother of John D. of Bryn Mawr, Pa., and Mrs. Byron  Murgatroyd of Western Springs, grandmother of five, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Charles A. Drake of Miami Shores, Fla. Resting at Merker Funeral Home, 518 Hillgrove Av. corner of Franklin, Western Springs. Funeral Thursday 2 p.m. at the All Saints Episcopal Church, Woodland and Walnut, Western Springs. Interment Cincinnati, Ohio. Memorials may be made to the All Saints Episcopal Church. CH 6-1500.”

“RUBIN-Bluma Rubin, dear wife of the late Joe, beloved mother of Julia Radis, Frances Shaw and Vivian Kanter, grandmother of six, great-grandmother of four, fond sister of Rose Grabowsky, Albert Orlov and Sam Orlov. Services Thursday 11 a.m. at Original Weinstein & Sons, 3019 W. Peterson Rd. Interment Jewish Waldheim. Member of Workmens Circle Br. No. 252. Visitation at time of services.  Please omit flowers. Information LO 1-1890.”

“SCHNEIDER-Jacob John Schneider, beloved husband of the late Mary Theresa, fond father of Joseph, Rita Agnew, George, Francis, Mary Needy and Violet Smith, grandfather of 14, dear brother of Charles, Matilda Smyth, William and the late Minnie Styx. Funeral Friday 1 p.m. at the Lawn Funeral Home, 7909 State Rd (5500 W). Interment St. Mary. 636-2320.”

“SHADER-Frederick J. Shader, formerly of 3806 S. Parnell Av., devoted husband of Elizabeth and the late Rose, loving father of Daisy Piscia, Mayme Ferenzi, Vicky Scalise, Anna Ferenzi, Fred, Gert Whitney, Marion Feiowitz, Irene Valenti, the late Armanda Reed and Arthur J, grandfather of 22, great-grandfather of 35. Funeral Friday, at 9 a.m. from McKeon Funeral Home, 37th St. at Lowe Av., to Nativity Church. Interment St. Mary. YA 7-0925.”

“SHEEHAN-Clarice Sheehan (nee Fisher), beloved wife of Michael, dear sister of Marguerite F. Courter, Charles and Edward. Funeral Friday, 9:30 a.m., from Gibbons O’Keefe Funeral Home, 4245 Madison St., to St. Mel Church. Mass 10 a.m. Interment Queen of Heaven. NE 8-2650.”

“SLYK-Stanley Slyk, father of Stephanie (John) Stesik, Sylvia (Jack) Parker and Helen (James) Francesconi, grandfather of seven, great-grandfather of one. Funeral Thursday, Sept. 26, 9 a.m., at Matz Funeral Home, 3440 N. Central Ave.”

“SOLDAT-Sheryl Ann Soldat, darling daughter of Robert and Agnes, loving sister of Kenneth, dear granddaughter of Alex and Agnes Ginder and Joseph and Eleanor Soldat, fond great-granddaughter of Ignatius and Magdalene Jonaltis. Funeral Friday, at 9 a.m., from McKeon Funeral Home, 37th St. at Lowe av., to St. David Church. Interment Holy Sepulchre. YA 7-0925.”

“STEEGE-Gustave A. Steege of Warrenville, Ill., formerly of Chicago, beloved husband of Margaret, dear brother of Helen Courts and Adele Heinz. Services Friday, 1 p.m. at Bourne Chapel, Kedzie Av., at 65th Pl. Interment Bethania. Member of Naperville Lodge No. 1290 LOOM. RE 7-3232.”

“SULLIVAN-See Katherine Delly notice.”

“TOMASIK-Ignatius Tomasik, beloved husband of the late Anna Tomasik (nee Ronta) , dear father of Rose (Walter) Sharz, Martha (Henry) Gerold and Florence (Dominick) Ennuso, loving grandfather of Gloria Havaranek and Vicky Falousi. Funeral Friday, 10 a.m., from Theis Funeral Home, 3517-27 N. Pulaski Rd. to St. Viator Church. Interment St. Adalbert Cemetery. Member of St. Florian Ct. No. 1284 COF IN 3-5800.”

“TYSON-Elizabeth M. Tyson, dear wife of the late Carl, loving mother of Henry L. Tyson, fond grandmother of Michael and Maureen. Funeral Friday 1:30 p.m. at Hursen Chapel, 5911 W. Madison St. Interment Montrose.”

“WELLS-Susan M. Wells (nee Hirsch), beloved wife of Ray W., loving mother of Andrew J. Hauptmann and Dorothy M. Hauptmann, devoted grandmother of Patricia A. Hauptmann. Resting at Pfaff Funeral Home, 5001 N. Lincoln Av., until Thursday. Interment Salem, Ill. RA 8-1700.”

“WILD-See Patricia Ann Gress notice.” “WITT-John H. Witt, husband of the late Mary L. (nee Hagge), dear father of Lillian Alm, Marion Westberg, Florence Spurr and Marguerite Gemeinhardt, grandfather of five, great-grandfather of two. Funeral Thursday, 1:30 p.m., at Walsh-Lloyd Funeral Home, 9900 S. Throop St. Interment Mount Greenwood. BE 8-2321.”

“WRIGHT-Myrtle Wright, wife of Walter H., mother of Harriet Wright and Winifred Brenner, grandmother of Barbara Louise Brenner, sister of Effie Dunning. At Lackore, Nichols and Lane Chapel, 1971 W. 111th St., where services will be held Thursday, at 11 a.m. Interment Mount Hope.BE 8-0671.”

“ZABELKA-Frank Zabelka, formerly of 3013 S. Pulaski Rd., Chicago, Ill. in Los Angeles, Calif., husband of Blanche (nee Kohout), father of Frank J. (Mae), Mildred (Ed) Skula, June (A.) Zasadil, brother of Anne, Rose, Mary, Joseph, Mildred, Lillian and Elmer, grandfather of five, great-grandmother of seven. Member of Bookbinder & Paper Cutter’s Union. Burial in Los Angeles.”

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