1938 Obituaries: October 15

The following appeared on page 29 of the October 15, 1938 issue of the Chicago Daily News;

Deaths and Funerals

James F. O’Connor. Funeral services were held today for James F. O’Connor, Knights of Columbus secretary in France during the World War, who died two days ago at his home at 2054 East 69th street. He was 75 years old.

A former member of the Board of Local Improvements, Mr. O’Connor was active in the founding of the Knights of Columbus organization in the Chicago area. He was a charter member and former Grand Knight of the Marquette Council.

He is survived by a brother, the Rev. Francis J. O’Connor and four sisters, Miss Mary E. O’Connor, Mrs. Margaret Gibbs, Emelio Raggio, and Sister Francis De Sales of St. Louis. Burial was in Calvary Cemetery.”

William Otis Swett Jr. – Word was received in Chicago today of the death in Atlanta yesterday of William Otis Swett Jr., an artist, who was a pupil of Whistler. He was the brother of Arthur Hollister Swett, president of the American Tag Company, Chicago. Surviving also is a sister, Mrs. J. W. Newton of Newton Center, Mass.

Mr. Swett was born in Worcester, Mass., May 5, 1859. He was a member of the Salamagundi Club of New York City, and the Society of Independent Artists. His specialties were marine paintings and landscapes.

Burial will be in Chicago. Arrangements will be announced later.”

Mrs. Cherry E. Lutton. Funeral services will be held for Mrs. Cherry E. Lutton, 64 years old, who died yesterday in her home at 7311 Stewart avenue, at the Church of the Annunciation, 78th street and Lowe avenue, at 2:30 p.m., Monday. Burial will follow at Oak Hill Cemetery.

Mrs. Lutton was the wife of the Rev. Arnold Lutton, who for 27 years was rector of the Church of the Annunciation. Surviving also are a daughter Cherry A., and a son, Dr. E. A. Lutton, 7839 Eggleston avenue.”

George W. Smith. George W. Smith, 82 years old, died yesterday in his home at 838 Sheridan road, Evanston. Funeral services will be held at 3:30 p.m. Monday in the Memorial Park Cemetery chapel.

Mr. Smith retired 25 years ago as power superintendent from the Missouri Pacific Railroad. Surviving are the widow, Mrs. Louise Marie and three children, Herbert L., George Jr.., and Mabel.”

“Miss. Ailsie L. Miller. Miss Ailsie L. Miller, 58 years old, portrait painter, was found dead yesterday, apparently of heart disease, in her home at 1115 East 47th street. Miss Miller won the first prize for studies from life in the Juiliam Academy in Paris and was associated with the Chicago Portrait Company for 30 years.

She is survived by a brother, Charles Miller of Dallas, Tex.”

“Mrs. Philip A. S. Franklin. New York, Oct. 15 -(AP)- Mrs. Philip A. S. Franklin, 55 years old, wife of the chairman of the board of United States Lines and the International Mercantile Marine Company, died early today after a brief illness. Mrs. Franklin was the former Laura Merryman of Baltimore. Two sons and a daughter also survive.”

Johannes Poulsen. Copenhagen, Denmark, Oct. 15 – (UP)- Johannes Poulsen, 56 years old, famous actor, died yesterday. He had undergone an operation for a brain tumor. He directed the Everyman Theater at Hollywood in 1936.”

Charles Creighton Carlin. Washington, Oct. 15. – (UP)- Charles Creighton Carlin, former member of Congress from Virginia and owner of the Alexandria Gazette, died at his home here yesterday. He was 72 years old. Funeral services will be held Monday.”

Orley McDaniel Canter. Elmira, N.Y., Oct. 15 – (AP) – Orley McDaniel Canter, executive vice-president and director of the American-La France-Foamite Corporation, died at his home here last night. He was 54 years old.”

From the October 15, 1938 issue of the Chicago Daily News, page 30;


“GANTZ-Lottie Gantz. Please accept our grateful appreciation for your kind expressions of sympathy and beautiful offerings tendered us during the loss of our beloved wife and mother. HERMAN GANTZ AND FAMILY”


PFEIFFER-Emilie. In fond memory of our beloved mother who passed away Oct. 16, 1936. There is a link death cannot sever, love and sweet memories last forever. LOVING FAMILY”

“BINNA-Mary Binna. In affectionate remembrance of our beloved mother and grandmother who left us 4 years ago tomorrow. SONS, DAUGHTERS, GRANDSONS”

“RANDELL-Nels P. Randell. Oct. 15, 1937. In memory of our dear beloved husband and father who passed away 1 year ago today.”

“SCHILLER-Ruth Schiller. A tribute of love in memory of my dear daughter, who passed away Oct. 16, 1921. Though these years to mortals given, Are filled with grief and pain, There is a hope, the hope of heaven, Where loved ones meet again. LOVING MOTHER”

“STEINBERGER-Frances Steinberger. In loving memory of my mother, who passed away suddenly one year ago today. You are not forgotten, mother dear, Nor ever shall you be, As long as life and memory last, I shall remember thee. LOVING DAUGHTER LORRAINE”

Lodge Death Notices-

AMERICAN LADIES BURIAL SOCIETY-Mathilda Miller. Funeral Monday at 1:30 p.m. from funeral home, 1023 N. California-av. Interment Waldheim. ROSE KURTZ, Pres., MAMIE COLEMAN, Secy.”

Death Notices-

“ANDERER-John Anderer, beloved husband of Theresa (nee Thomsen), dear father of Marie Lynch, Joseph, Erna Seiba and John Jr. Funeral Tuesday, Oct. 18, at 9 a.m., from his late residence, 8238 S. Honore-st., to the Church of the Little Flower. Interment St. Mary’s. Stew. 0460”

“ANDERSEN-Josephine Andersen, beloved wife of the late Lars Peter, mother of Walter, Marna, Christian and Lillian and the late Oscar and Edna. At funeral home, 1732 Wilson-av. Service Monday, 2 p.m. Interment Elmwood.”

“ATKINSON-Clara M. Atkinson (nee Schulz), wife of the late George, mother of George Burton and Edith Weisner, fond sister of Harry T., and Fred. Resting at chapel, 120 N. Hale-st., Wheaton. Funeral services 2 p.m., Monday at Trinity Episcopal Church. Burial Wheaton Cemetery.

[sic]ATKINSON- Clara M. Atkinson (nee Schulz), wife of the late George, mother of George Burton and Edith Weisner, fond sister of Harry T., and Fred. Funeral services 2 p.m., Monday at chapel, 120 N. Hale-st., Wheaton. Interment Wheaton Cemetery.”

“BARNES-John W. Barnes, late of 820 N. Wells-st., beloved husband of Emma, fond father of Harry, Frank, Martin, Bessie, Nellie, Ella and the late John. At chapel, 935 N. Wells-st. Funeral Tuesday, at 9 a.m., to St. Dominics Church. Interment Mount Carmel. Member of McKinley Camp No. 6. U.S.W.V.”

“BENSEN-William H. Bensen, dear father of Willard and uncle of Albert Sotan and Beatrice Robinson. Funeral services Monday at 2 p.m., at Humboldt Park Commandery Asylum, 2410 N. Kedzie-blvd. Interment Waldheim. Remains at rest at funeral home, 3301 Fullerton-av., until 11 a.m. Monday. Member of Ben Hur Lodge N. 818, A.F. & A.M., Palmer Square Chapter No. 259, R.A.M.; Humboldt Park Commandery No. 79, K.T., and Medinah Temple.”

“BETZ-Gustave F. Betz, Oct. 14, beloved husband of Emma, fond father of Grace M. Kaiser and Elmer H., member of Sincerity Lodge No. 982, A.F. & A.M. and Lincoln Park Chapter No. 177 R.A.M. Funeral services Tuesday, 1:30 p.m., at funeral home, 5200 N. Western-av., corner Foster.”

“BOERNER-Dora Boerner, beloved wife of Fred, dear mother of Florence Bredlow and Harry Kellogg, sister of Mary Piehl, Anna Fink and Ida Bockholtz, grandmother of Dorothy Halpin, Marion Rahr and Burtress Kellogg. Funeral Monday 2 p.m., from funeral home, 1458 Belmont-av., to Montrose.”

“BRIDEN-Albert E. Briden, Oct. 13, of 635 E. 18th-av., Maywood, husband of Bernice L., father of Arthur D. and Alberta A., brother of Mrs. Alice Bradtke, Mrs. Florence Gerrard, Charles and William J. Briden. Services Monday Oct. 17, at 12 p.m., at chapel, 124-126 Madison-st., Oak Park, at Lombard-av. Interment Mount Hope. Member of Garfield Lodge No. 686, A.F. & A.M. Masonic services at chapel. Also member of Div. 308, Amalgamated Ass’n of Street and Electric Railway and Motor Coach Employees of America.”

“BRINK-Leonard W. Brink, beloved husband of Katie, fond father of William L., Nellie G. and Cornelius G., brother of Mrs. Katie DeVries, William H., Paul W., Mrs. Carrie Rinkema, Andrew and Gertrude. Funeral from late residence, 219 W. 112th-pl., Monday Oct. 17, to the Third Christian Reform Church, 109th-pl. and Perry, at 2 p.m. Interment Fairmount. Pullman 3535.”

“CHARBONNIER-Frank J. Charbonnier, Oct. 13, beloved husband of Alvina (nee Schach), loving father of Henry, Mrs. Irene Hansen and Mrs. Edith Blaine. Funeral Monday at 9:30 from residence, 4166 W. Eddy-st. Services at St. Viator’s Church at 10 o’clock.”

“CLARK-William J. Clark of 6030 S. Albany-av., beloved husband of Adeline (nee Prairie), father of Michael and the late Daniel and Harry Schaublin, brother of Sarah Pelletier. At funeral home, 5438 S. Halsted-st. Notice later. Yards 0662.”

“CONWAY-Harry T. Conway, Oct. 15, late of 2930 N. Washtenaw-av., beloved son of the late Thomas and Mary, dear brother of Matthew, Minnie Hammill, Lillian, Frank and the late John. Funeral Tuesday, Oct. 18, at 9 a.m. from chapel, 2750-52 Diversey-av., to St. Francis Xavier Church. Interment Mount Carmel.”

“DAY-The family of the late Darby A. Day, wish to thank his and their friends for the kindness, sympathy and courtesies extended to them in their recent bereavement. Widow Mrs. Elizabeth E. Day, Brother Tom, Sister Mrs. Mabel and other relatives.”

“ECKL-Mrs. Eva Eckl, beloved wife of the late Joseph, fond mother of Marie Yockeh, Otto, Eva Klein and Anna Sychowski. Funeral Tuesday at 8:30 a.m. from chapel, 1138 W. 79th-st., to St. Anthony’s Church. Interment St. Mary’s.”

“FINLEY-Catherine Finley (nee Rice), late of 2009 W. 68th-pl., wife of the late Stephan, dear mother of Lauretta O’Neill and Walter Finley, sister of William T. and James B. Rice. Funeral Monday, Oct. 17, at 9:30 a.m., from funeral home, 7013 S. Racine-av., to St. Justin Martyr Church. Interment Mount Olivet. Stewart 0460.”

“FRITZ-Albert L Fritz, beloved husband of the late Ida (nee Mielke), dear father of Herman, Emil, Mrs. Martha Rohl, Ernest, Mrs. Bertha Lantry, Erich and Mrs. Martha Moenkhaus. At funeral parlors, 1939 W. 35th-st., until Monday, 11 a.m. Services Monday Oct. 17, 2 p.m., at Evangelical Lutheran Church of Peace, 43d and California-av. Interment Bethania.”

“FUNK-Lillian (Elizabeth) Funk, 1212 North Shore-av., beloved wife of Harry A. Funk, fond sister of Bertha Meehan. Funeral Monday, Oct. 17, 9 a.m., from chapel, 6749 Sheridan-rd., to St. Ignatius Church. Interment All Saints.”

“GIBBONS-Katherine Gibbons (nee Fitzgibbons), devoted wife of Michael, fond mother of Mrs. M. Moriarity, William, John, Richard and Timothy Gibbons, dear grandmother of Katherine Moriarity. Funeral Monday, 9 a.m., from late residence, 3442 W. 54th-st., to St. Clare’s Church. Interment Holy Sepulchre.”

“GRINDALL-Joseph John Grindall, Oct. 13, beloved husband of Sarah Hafer Grindall, dear brother of Mary and Thomas L. and Mrs. G. H. Tinley of Baltimore, Md. Funeral Monday, 9 a.m. from chapel, 3000 E. 79th-st., to St. Philip Neri Church. Interment Mt. Olivet. St. Paul (Minn.) and Baltimore (Md.) papers please copy. Sag. 5829. Please omit flowers.”

“HARDING-Edward J. Harding, beloved husband of Bertha (nee Hecker), fond father of Mrs. Alice McKenna, Mrs. Mae Domrose, Lillian, Edward, Mrs. W. Bullerman, Mrs. A. Hogan, Raymond, Mrs. E. Olson, Eugene, Mrs. I. Baker, Timothy and John. Funeral from late residence, 423 N. Ridgeway-av., Monday, Oct. 17, 1938 at 9 a.m. Interment Mount Carmel. Prospect 0400.”

“HARKS-Eugene B. Harks, Jr., dear son of Eugene B. and Ellen Hayes Harks, brother of Rosemary. Funeral from residence, 4238 N. Paulina-st., Monday Oct. 17, at 9:30 a.m., to Our Lady of Lourdes Church. Interment All Saints.”

“HANSEN-See Charbonnier notice.”

“HEISSLER-Wanda Heissler, late of 4035 Newport-av., beloved wife of the late Joseph, fond mother of Elizabeth Kroll, Mary Hedrick and the late Joseph Heissler and Katherine Nessinger. Funeral Monday, 8:15 a.m., from chapel, 2449 Lincoln-av., to St. Viator’s Church. Interment St. Mary’s Cemetery.”

“HOLT-Grace Pacific Knowles Holt of 2020 Sherman-av., Evanston, wife of Alfred E., mother of Mrs. Gertrude M. Sherwood, Miss Mildred, Arthur E. and Henry Knowles Holt. Funeral services Monday, 10 a.m., from First Congregational Church Chapel, Evanston. Interment Rockford, Ill. Remains at chapel, 1460 Sherman-av., Evanston.”

“HOGE-Ottillia Hoge (nee Leske), beloved mother of Elizabeth Schroeder, Agnes Busack, Vera Mattick, Frank, John, Paul, Joseph and the late Louis Kostock and Ida Taylor. Funeral Monday Oct. 17 at 10:15 a.m., from chapel, 2334 Southport-av., to St. Alphonsus Church, thence to cemetery.”
“HOUSING-Anna Housing, beloved wife of Robert, fond mother of Ben, Angenette, Arthur, Henry and Anna. Funeral from late residence, 1231 W. 73d-st., Tuesday, Oct. 18, to the First Reformed Church, 62d and Peoria-st., at 2 p.m., Interment Evergreen. Triangle 0596.”

“HUMPA-Frank Humpa, beloved husband of the late Rose, father of Mary, Julia, John, Walter, Anna and Bernice. Funeral Monday, 9:30 a.m., from late residence, 1324 N. Bosworth-av., to St. Stanislaus Kostka Church. Interment at St. Adalbert’s.”
“IRACE-Rose Irace (nee Villani), beloved wife of the late Felix, fond mother of Joseph, Mrs. Philomena Fegan, Mrs. Mary Amsteen, Mrs. Julia Wice and William, sister of Felix Villani and Mrs. Nancy Ferrara. Funeral Tuesday, 9 a.m. from chapel, 624 N. Western-av., to St. Angela’s Church. Interment Mt. Carmel. Arm. 7800.”

“KABAKER-Yetta C. Kabaker, beloved daughter of the late Mr. and Mrs. Solomon Kabaker of Summit, Ill., and sister of Louis and Annie Kabaker and Mrs. Archie A. Cohen. Funeral Sunday, Oct. 16, at 10:30 a.m., from chapel 3654 Roosevelt-rd., Chicago, Ill. Interment Oakwoods Cemetery. Shiva at the Kabaker home in Summit, Ill.”

“KEE-Frank W. Kee, Oct. 14, 1938, son of the late James and Mary Jane Kee, beloved brother of Mrs. Lottie Grant, Mrs. Marie Robinson, Clarence J. Kee and the late Mrs. Hattie Mills. Funeral services at chapel, 6328 Cottage Grove-av., Monday at 1:30 p.m. Interment at Cedar Park. Member of Banner Blue Lodge No. 924 A.F. & A.M. Past commander of Stock Yard Post No. 333, American Legion; Past Chef Degar, Forty and Eight. Voiture No. 220. For information Call Fairfax 2900.”

“KEENEY-Fern S. Keeney of 7330 Merrill-av., beloved wife of John H., fond mother of Mary Jo and Jack Jr. Services at chapel 2024 E. 75th-st, 3 p.m., Sunday, Oct. 16. Interment private Monday.”

“KLINE-George M. Kline, Oct. 14, beloved husband of Isabella (nee Crowley), fond father of Charles C. Moore and Estelle Heck, brother of Cora Launderville, May Moore, Blanche Randolph and the late William and Harry Kline. Funeral Monday at 10 a.m. from residence, 942 W. 64th-st. Interment Holy Sepulchre Cemetery. Call Wentworth 8649.”

“KLETECKA-Frank Kletecka Sr., loving father of Elizabeth Klaus, Frances Tucek, Frank and Edward. Funeral Monday, 1:30 p.m., from chapel, 5218 S. Kedzie-av., to Bohemian National Cemetery. Prospect 3810.”

“KNOSPE-William Herman Knospe, Oct. 14, age 76 years, late residence, 10322 Ewing-av., husband of Emma, father of Elsie, Grace, Herbert and Dr. Lawrence Knospe, two grandchildren, brother of Mrs. Herman Vogt, Miss Elizabeth Knospe, Mrs. Henry Brockman, the late Mrs. Sophia Schatz, Herman and Alvina Knospe. Funeral Monday at 2:30 p.m., from mortuary, 10240 Ewing-av. Interment Cedar Park. South Chicago 0632.”

“KOHLER-Frida Kohler of 7951 Langley-av., Oct. 14, 1938, beloved wife of Peter C. Kohler, mother of Thomas A. and Helen A. Kohler. Services at chapel, 63d and Harvard, Monday Oct. 17, at 3 p.m. Interment Cedar Park.”

“KOSTOCK-See Hoge notice.”

“LALLY-Thomas Lally, loving husband of Christine (nee Jochim), fond father of Mrs. Margaret Rose, Mrs. Helen Eckert, Laverne and Thomas Jr., son the late Patrick and Katherine, brother of Mrs. Helen Ranker, Dennis and the late Patrick. Funeral Monday, Oct. 17 at 9 a.m., from late residence, 3009 N. Damen-av., to St. Bonaventure Church. Interment Calvary.”

“LAVELLE-Joseph T. Lavelle, beloved son of Martin and Helen Naughton Lavelle, devoted brother of Martin, Richard and Helen. Funeral Tuesday, Oct. 18, at 9:30 a.m., from residence, 7941 S. Green-st., to St. Leo’s Church. Interment Holy Sepulchure.”

“LESPERANCE-Nettie Lesperance, Oct. 15, wife of the late George, fond mother of Eva Schwartz, Ida Dooley, George, Florence Lee, Corinne Ciske, Adolf, Adele Cherny and the late Albert. Funeral Monday morning 9 o’clock, from funeral home, 6246 N. Clark-st. Services at St. Timothy’s Church at 9:30. Interment St. Joseph’s Cemetery.”

“LEVERENZ-Ernest C. A. Leverenz, beloved husband of Lucy (nee Miller), fond father of Lucile, Olive and the late Ernest. Member of Div. 241, A.A. of S. and E.R.E of A. Funeral Monday, Oct. 17, 2 p.m. from funeral home, 5308 Belmont-av. Burial Waldheim Cemetery.”
“LOEB-Nathan J. Loeb, beloved husband of Viola, dear son of Anna Nelson, brother of Belle Sachsel, Rose Olsen and Harry Loeb. Funeral Monday, 3 p.m., from funeral home, 1458 Belmont, to Montrose.”

“LUDER-Benidict D. Luder, Oct. 14, 1938 of 4042 Greenview-av., beloved husband of the late Emma M. (nee Schuelbert), dearest brother of Mathilda E., Cora L. Hampton and the late Ada Nar. Member of William McKinley Lodge, No. 876, A.F. & A.M., Wiley M. Eagan Chapier, No. 126, R.A.M., Oriental Consistory and Medinah Temple. Services at chapel, 2701 N. Clark-st., Tuesday at 3 p.m., under auspices of William McKinley Lodge.”

“LUTTON-Cherry E. Lutton, beloved wife of the Rev. Arnold, mother of Cherry A., and Dr. E. A. Lutton. Services Monday, 2:30 p.m., at Church of the Annunciation, 7814 Lowe-av. Remains resting at Cathedral Chapel, 79th-st. and Emerald-av., until Monday, 2 p.m. Interment Oak Hill.”

“MARTIN-Clarinda T. Martin, Oct. 15, late of 815 W. 50th-pl., beloved daughter of the late Martin and Ellen Martin, devoted sister of the late Elizabeth, Patrick F., John H., Mary, James, Edward, Charles and Nellie R. Martin, aunt of Sister M. Clarinda, Holy Cross Order, Veronica Fitzgerald Joseph of the Great Lakes Hospital, Edward and the late Mrs. Hugh Murray and James Martin. Funeral Tuesday at 9 a.m. from chapel, 650 W. 43d-st., to St. John the Baptist Church. Interment Calvary.”

“MADER-Victoria Mader, beloved wife of the late Frank, devoted mother of John, Frank, Mrs. Marie Downing, Mrs. Francis Cramer, Mrs. Julia Kvitek and the late Mrs. Anna Wygert and Mrs. Antoinette Molberg. Funeral Monday, 10:30 a.m., from funeral home, 3521-23 N. Pulaski-rd., to St. Viator’s Church. Interment St. Adalbert’s. For information call Independence 5800.”

“MAHER-Catherine A. Maher (nee Gleason), beloved wife of Ambrose W. Maher, mother of Mrs. Marcella C. Killheffer, Mrs. Marie C. Van Reeth and Wm. Maher, sister of Sadie V. Gleason. Funeral Tuesday, 9:30 a.m., from residence, 706 S. Campbell-av., to Most Precious Blood Church. Interment Calvary.”

“MANGAN-John P. Mangan, suddenly, late of 1712 N. Natchez-av., beloved husband of Eleanor, fond brother of Justin Jr., Mrs. Amy Boucher and Edward Mangan. At funeral home, 5346-50 W. North-av. Funeral Monday, Oct. 17, at 10 a.m. Interment Calvary. Member of John F. Conley Post No. 221, American Legion. Merrimac 9890.”

“McGUIRE-Edward S. McGuire, retired Chicago police sergeant, late of 6739 N. Ashland-av., beloved husband of Julia Geary McGuire, fond father of Julianna, John, Edward S. Jr., Vincent C. and the late Thomas, brother of Thomas, Mrs. Catharine Dolan and the late Ellen, Peter E. and William S. McGuire. Funeral Monday, 9:45 a.m., from chapel, 929 Belmont-av., to St. Jerome’s Church. Interment Calvary Cemetery.”

“McMAHON-Stella Cooney McMahon, beloved wife of Thomas J., loving sister of Mrs. O. Karls, Michael, Daisy Cooney and the late Mrs. Elizabeth Kennedy. At residence, 1626 N. Rutherford. Funeral notice later. Austin 8020.”

“McKENNA-Eugene C. McKenna, aged 11 years, of 207 N. Meyers-rd., beloved son of Mr. and Mrs. E. McKenna, brother of Robert. Remains resting at 321 W. St. Charles-rd, Lombard, service Sunday at 2 p.m. , thence to Arlington.”

“MEYERS-Martha Meyers, dearly beloved wife of Peter, fond mother of Mrs. Elizabeth Kowalski, Mrs. Lillian Schwartz and Mrs. Dorothy Rak, sister of Mrs. Louise McKalip and Otto Eichler. Funeral from chapel, 1055 W. 32d-st., Monday, Oct. 17, 1938, at 2 p.m. to Evergreen Cemetery. Information Yards 4507.”

“MILLER-Mathilda Miller (nee Bartels), beloved wife of the late John, loving mother of Jay W., Olive Tessmer, Walter, William, Orval and the late Arthur; grandmother of 14 grandchildren and 2 great grandchildren. Member of American Ladies Burial Society and Patriotic Order of Americans Camp No. 1. Funeral Monday 1:30 p.m. from funeral home, 1023 N. California-av. Interment Waldheim.”

“MUELLER-Minnie Mueller (nee Geist), Oct. 14, 1938, age 77 years, beloved wife of the late Daniel, fond mother of Herbert, Walter, Daniel and the late Florence Brown, Elmer and Clarence Mueller, sister of Mathilda Geist. Resting at funeral home, 318-320 N. Central-av., Austin. Service Monday, 1 p.m. Interment Waldheim.”

“NELSON-Andrew C. Nelson, husband of Harriet, father of Alfred and Howard. Funeral Monday from chapel, 3419 N. Clark-st., to Mount Emblem. For information call Lake V. 0013.”

“NELSON-George E. Nelson, beloved husband of Catherine (nee Sears), fond brother of Alfred, Walter, Lloyd and Theodore. Funeral Monday, Oct. 17, 9 a.m., Our Lady Help of Christians Church, Le Claire and Iowa-sts. Member of Div. 294, B. of L. E. and E. A. R. E.”

“NIEMAN-Mary Nieman (nee Herzog), beloved wife of the late Bernard, devoted mother of Raymond, Aurlia Hickok, Loretta Rouse, Leonard, Edwin and the late Robert. At residence, 4902 Van Buren-st. Funeral Monday at 9:30 a.m. to Resurrection Church. Burial All Saints. Cincinnati (Ohio) papers please copy. Nevada 2818.”

“OLSON-Thelma Loretta Olson, of 305 N. Waiola-av., LaGrange, fond daughter of Olaf and Sarah Olson, sister of Jennie Melma and Arnold Olson. At rest at home. Services Monday at 2 p.m. at LaGrange Baptist Church. Interment LaGrange.”

“ORSI-Virgilio Orsi, Oct. 13, beloved husband of the late Angelina, dear father of Mrs. Marie Ruffini, Phillip and Albert Orsi. Funeral Monday, Oct. 17, at 9 a.m., from chapel, 708 N. Wells-st. at Huron, to Church of the Assumption. Interment Mount Carmel. Superior 0095.”

“O’NEILL-John T. O’Neill, Oct. 14, 1938, beloved husband of Elsie O’Neill (nee Marschke), father of John Thomas and Thomas Donald, brother of Michael, Daniel, Simon, Gertrude and Margaret. Funeral Monday, 9 a.m., from mortuary, 1750 W. 35th-st., to Our Lady of Good Counsel Church. Burial Holy Selpulchre. Member of Rainbow Division, Veterans Brighton Park Post of V.O. F.W., No. 1569, and I. B. of T. Local No. 726, Lafayette 1664.”

“PASSARELLI-“Santo Passarelli, of 5302 S. Winchester-av., beloved husband of the late Bertha, fond father of Rose, Jim and Andrew. Funeral Monday, Oct. 17, at 9 a.m., from chapel, 1145 W. 31st-st. to St. Mary of Mount Carmel Church, 67th-st. and S. Hermitage-av., where solemn requiem high mass will be celebrated. Interment local cemetery.”

“PELICEUS-William J. Peliceus, of 2335 Byron-st., beloved son of Margaret Elson Peliceus and the late Henry Peliceus, fond brother of Paul, Florence and the late Rose. Funeral from chapel, 1503 W. 51st-st., Monday, Oct. 17, at 1 p.m. Interment Evergreen Park. Information call Yards 4765.”

“PEGAUSCH-Margaret Pegausch (nee McCarthy), dearly beloved wife of William Pegausch, devoted mother of Marie West, William, Edward, Robert and Daniel Pegausch, fond sister of Edward, Michael and Frank McCarthy, Catherine Seelantag, Josephine Clasby and Minnie Best. Funeral Monday at 9 a.m., from 461 W. 28th-pl. to All Saints Church. Interment St. Mary’s. Pros. 1000 or 3889.”

“PFEFFER-Clara Pfeffer (nee Worreschk), dear wife of William, beloved mother of Marianne, daughter of Emilie and the late Fred, sister of Martha Schneider, Emilie Baumann and Henry. Funeral services Monday, 2 p.m., at funeral home, 2118 Lawrence-av. Interment Irving Park. Member of Albany Park Chapte, No. 769, O.E.S.”

“PUHL-Mary Puhl (nee Franz), age 79, Oct. 14, 1938, late of 1217 George-st., wife of the late Conrad, dear mother of Servie J., sister of Magdelena Franz, Barbara Gabel and the late Margaret Wollmerath and Nicholas Franz. Funeral Monday, 9:30 a.m., from chapel, 2114 Irving Park-rd., to St. Alphonsus Church. Interment St. Boniface Cemetery.”

“PUSCHER-Franciska Puscher, Oct, 14, 1938, dearly beloved wife of the late Florian, dear mother of Anthony and Hedwig, mother-in-law of Katherine, grandmother of Rita and George. Funeral Monday, Oct. 17, at 9 a.m., from late residence, 3702 S. Wolcott-st., to St. Maurice Church. Interment Resurrection. Lafayette 0196.”

“REINHARDT-Louis E. Reinhardt, late of 5362 W. Crystal-st., beloved husband of Nellie M. Reinhardt, fond father of Gertrude K. and Louis S. Reinhardt. At rest in chapel, 5831 W. Chicago-av. Services Monday at 2 p.m. Interment Oakridge.”

“ROBINSON-Elizabeth N. Robinson, Oct. 14, of 328 Washington-blvd., Oak Park, beloved wife of Jesse P., mother of Virginia C. and Howard B. Robinson, sister of Mrs. Cora Conner, Mrs. Mary Gifford, Harry A. J. Wilson and Philip L. McKee. Services Monday, Oct. 17, at 3 p.m., at chapel 124-126 Madison-st., Oak Park, at Lombard-av. Interment Oakridge.”

“ROBINSON-William B. Robinson, Oct. 14, 1938, of 1334 Wade-st.,Highland Park, Ill., husband of Anna D. Robinson. Interment Monday, Oct. 17, at Omro, Wis.”

“ROBERTS-Col. John Roberts, at his home, Reverie Knoll, Barrington, Ill., Oct. 15, husband of Mary Shannon Roberts, father of Marie Roberts Hodgkinson and John Oake Roberts, brother of Charles J. Roberts. Funeral Monday, Oct. 17, 2 p.m., Bond chapel, University of Chicago. Burial Mount Hope Cemetery.”

“SCHAEFER-Ella Schaefer, Oct. 14, 1938, of 4707 W. Erie-st., wife of Emil B., mother of Albert and the late Evelyn. Resting at funeral home, 318-20 N. Central-av., Austin. Funeral Monday, 2:30 p.m. Interment Oakridge. Member of Oak Park Auxiliary, No. 30, U. S. W. V. and Progressive Chapter, No. 814, O.E.S. and Jerico Conclave, No. 55, and West Moreland Rebecca Lodge, No. 607.”

“SCHWEIZER-Margaret Schweizer, beloved wife of the late Jacob, loving mother of Mrs. Katherine Mercola, Jacob, Louis and William Schweizer, 7 grandchildren and one great-grandchild. Remains resting at funeral home, 7918 South Park-av. Funeral services Tuesday, Oct. 18, 1938 at 2 p.m. Interment Mount Greenwood Cemetery. Information Triangle 3055.”

“SMITH-Edward Smith of 8319 S. May-st., beloved husband of the late Mary Loye Smith, devoted father of John, Anna Nebendahl and the late James, Edward and Esther. Funeral Monday, Oct. 17, at 9:30 a.m. from funeral home, 1018 W. 79th-st. to St. Killian’s Church. Interment Mount Olivet.”

“SCHLEE-Lorenz Schlee, beloved husband of the late Dorothea, fond father of Frank L., Joseph, Mrs. Frieda Radewagen, Arthur and the late Clara and Lorenz. Resting at late residence, 4574 N. Mobile-av. Funeral Monday, 2 p.m., at Montrose Baptist Church, 4400 N. Melvina-av. Interment Acacia Park.”

“SCHULTZ-Fred Schultz, late of 6524 Greenview-av., beloved husband of Mary (nee Nehls), loving father of Betty St. John, Marie Cooper and Dr. Fred Schultz. Funeral Monday at 2 p.m. at funeral home, 1353 Devon-av. Interment Waldheim.”

“SHALLENBURG-Anna Shallenburg, Oct. 14, 1938, beloved wife of John, fond mother of Helen Schenge, Vera, Joyce and John Shallenburg Jr. Funeral services Monday, 1:30 p.m., from her late residence, 5723 S. Rockwell-st. Republic 0078.”

“STREATOR-Harry E. Streator, Oct. 14, 1938, beloved husband of Frances Clark Streator. Services at chapel, 2701 N. Clark-st., Monday at 3 p.m.”

“STUMPF-Margaretha Stumpf, wife of the late Henry, dear mother of Nicholas, John H., John F., Barbara Hamer, Joseph and the late Michael, sister of Barbara Hellgoth. Funeral Tuesday, Oct. 18, at 9 a.m., from her late residence, 6618 S. Carpenter-st., to Sacred Heart Church. Interment St. Mary’s. Stewart 0460.”

“SWETT-William Otis Swett, Jr., Oct. 14, 1938, at Savannah, Ga., brother of Mrs. J. W. Newton of Newton Center, Mass., and Arthur Hollister Swett, Chicago. Funeral notice later. New York City papers please copy.”

“TRAVERS-Emma Travers (nee Mueller), Oct. 15, beloved wife of Charles A., dear mother of Viola, sister of Lena Clark. Services Tuesday, Oct. 18, at 2 p.m., from late residence, 2345 Washington-blvd. Interment Irving Park Blvd. Cemetery. Member of Star of Hope Camp R.N.A. and Austin Park Lodge, No. 1254. F.L.A.”

“TRESS-August F. Tress, beloved husband of Mary A. (nee Connolly), fond father of Elroy E, Raymond J. and Marion E., brother of Charles. Funeral services Monday at 2 p.m. from 7843 S. Ada-st. to Graceland Cemetery.”

“VOGEL-Albein Vogel, late of 1279 W. 71st-st., beloved husband of Sophie (nee Glade), fond father of Henry E. of Baltimore, Md. and Robert A. Resting at chapel, 8210 Racine-av. Funeral notice later. Triangle 8000.”

“WASCHER-William Wascher of Cary, Ill., beloved husband of Dagmar E. (nee Petersen), father of Lois Nowick, brother of Ida Gilbertson of Crystal Lake and Emma and Albert of San Benito, Tex. Funeral from late home, Monday at 2 p.m.”

“WALLENTA-Leah Wallenta, Oct. 14, beloved wife of Anton J. Funeral Monday, Oct. 17, at 2 p.m., at chapel, 5350 W. North-av., to Waldheim Cemetery.”

“WHITING-Josephine P. Whiting (nee Lester), dearly beloved wife of Frederick G. Whiting, sister of Dudley W. Lester. Funeral Monday at 1:30 pm., from 5112 Hyde Park-blvd. Interment Graceland.”

“WITT-James Read Witt, age 11, of 104 Crescent-dr., Glencoe, Ill., beloved son of Mr. and Mrs. Earl J. Witt, brother of Patricia and Earl Jerry Witt, at rest in chapel, Linden-av. and Tower-rd., Hubbard Woods, Ill. Services at Glencoe Union Church, Glencoe, Ill., Monday, Oct. 17, 2 p.m. Interment private.”

“YEAGER-Susan Yeager (nee Higgins), late of 7049 Throop-st., beloved wife of the late Charles, dear mother of Elizabeth Scholtes, John, Albert, William and the late Charles Jr., James and Frank Yeager. Funeral Monday, 9 a.m., from chapel, 7111 S. Halsted-st., to St. Brendan’s Church. Interment Mount Oivet.”

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