1894 Obituaries: January 5

Mount Olivet Cemetery by David M. Habben

Mount Olivet Cemetery by David M. Habben

From the January 5th, 1894 issue of the Chicago Daily News, page 7:

BAIRD-FLOSSIE L., daughter of L.W. and Minnie Baird, and granddaughter of M.C. ??? (Nuveen maybe? text is hard to read), aged 8 years and 26 days. Funeral from parents’ residence, 2396 Selwyn-av., Irving Park, Sunday, Jan. 7, at 2 p.m.”

BERLING-Jan. 5, 1894, beloved daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Albert Berling, at parents’ residence, 896 35th-ct., aged 10 months and 19 days. Funeral Sunday Jan. 7, 1894, at 9 a.m., by carriages to Mount Olivet.”

BRADY-Jan. 5, 1893 [sic], THOMAS, beloved son of Mary Brady (nee Kenney) and the late John Brady, aged 20 years and 10 months, member of Peabody Council No. 854 American Legion of Honor. Funeral from his late residence, 27 E. Huron-st., Sunday Jan. 7, by carriages to the Church of the Holy Name, at 10:30 o’clock, thence to the C. & N.W. depot and by cars to Calvary.

Will you come to my grave,
when my spirit is fled,
and beneath the green sod,
I am laid with the dead;
when the heart that loved you
is turning to clay
and in Calvary’s cold dews
I am passing away.
from his mother
Louisville, Ky., papers please copy.”

BROWN-At his residence, 481 W. Huron-st., Jan.4, 1894, PETER ADOLPH, beloved husband of Louise Brown (nee Hornwain), aged 47 years. Funeral strictly private.”

CASPER-At 5415 Atlantic-st., Jan. 3, 1894, P. Victor Casper, aged 29 years 1 month and 17 days. Funeral from above residence Sunday at 12:30 p.m. by carriages to Oakwoods.”

DALTON-Jan. 4, 1894, MARGARET DALTON (nee Welch), beloved mother of John H. Dalton and sister of Hannah Bovits, aged 63 years. Funeral Sunday at 11 a.m., from her late residence, 88 Wesson-st., to the Holy Name church, thence by carriages to Calvary cemetery. Philadelphia papers please copy.”

DIGNAL-At residence of her daughter, Mrs. Wright, 3541 Lake-av., Jan. 5, 1894, Mrs. DIGNAL, beloved mother of James Barnes, aged 84 years. Funeral from above residence, Sunday, Jan. 7, at 9 a.m., from Church of Nativity, thence by cars to Mount Olivet from Polk-st. depot.”

DUNNING-Friday morning at 3 o’clock, WILLIAM C. DUNNING. Funeral Saturday, at 10 a.m., from late residence, 837 Adams-st.; interment at Byron, Ill., Sunday morning. Train leaves Union depot, C.M. & St.Paul, at 2:20 p.m. Saturday.”

EICKER-Jan. 5, 1894, LIZZIE EICKER (nee Diesel), aged 45 years. Funeral Sunday, Jan. 7, at 2 p.m., from late residence, 216 Mohawk-st, to St. Boniface cemetery.”

FINERTY-At 3562 Grand-bd., Jan. 4, 1894, KENYON, infant son of John F. and Sadie I. Finerty. Funeral private.”

FOLEY-Jan. 4, 1894, at 4214 Ashland-av., JOHN, beloved son of Patrick and Kate Foley, aged 1 year 7 months and 11 days. Funeral Saturday, at 10:30 a.m., to 49th-st. and Ashland-av. depot, thence by cars to Mount Olivet.”

GREEN-EDWARD JAMES, beloved son of John and Esther Green (nee Dwyer), aged 1 year and 11 months. Funeral from parents’ residence, 1347 Congress-st., Saturday, Jan. 6, 11 a.m., by carriages to Calvary.”

KEENAN-Jan. 1, 1894, ELLA W. KEENAN (nee Wall), beloved wife of P. H. Keenan. Aged 83 years. Funeral Saturday, at 9 am., from her late residence, 4404 Langley-av., by carriages to Calvary.”

KIRBERG-Jan. 4, 1894, THEODORE, oldest son of Officer Theodore and Gertrude Kirberg (nee Verding), aged 20 years 4 months 18 days. Funeral Sunday Jan. 7, at 12:30, from his parents’ residence, 366 Jane-st., to St. Aloyalus’ church, thence to St. Boniface cemetery.”

M’KINLEY-Jan. 4, 1894, MARTHA ANN, beloved daughter of Sarah McKinley, aged 45 years and 4 days. Funeral services at her late residence, 547 35th-st., Saturday, at 2 p.m., to Oakwoods cemetery.”

M’NANEY-At 11828 State-st., Jan. 3, at 9 a.m., MICHAEL M’NANEY, aged 67 years. Notice of funeral hereafter. Rochester (N.Y.) and Cambridge City (Ind.) papers please copy.”

MILLER-Jan. 4, 1894, MINNIE SCHULINGBARGAR, beloved wife of Irvine Miller. Notice of funeral hereafter.”

MINCER-SUSAN G., beloved wife of Edward L. Mincer, aged 36 years and 4 months. Funeral Sunday at 2 p.m., from Continental Hotel.”

O’BRIEN-Jan. 4, THOMAS F., beloved son of Patrick J. and Maggie O’Brien (nee Ray), aged 2 years and 4 months. Funeral Saturday, Jan. 6, at 11 a.m., from parents’ residence, 60 Larrabee-st., by carriages to Calvary.

For two longs weeks and over,
With nothing left undone,
With kind friends to assist us,
We nursed our darling son,
But when the hour of parting came,
We knew our work was done,
On bended knees we gave to God,
Our darling son.
Papa and Mamma”

PETERSON-Jan. 4, 1894, CHARLOTTE, aged 57 years 2 months 19 days, beloved wife of G. W. Peterson, 2573 Kinzie-st., Moreland. Funeral Sunday, Jan. 7, at 1 o’clock, Forest Home Cemetery.”

RANN-Jan. 4, 1894, at 1076 S. Leavitt-st., MAUD AMELIA, beloved daughter of Edwin T. and Amelia A. Rann.
Funeral Saturday, Jan. 6, at 10 a.m., from above address, by carriages to Waldheim.”

ROLLEY-ALEXANDER, beloved husband of Maggie Rolley (nee Reid). Funeral from his late residence, 6639 Hartwell-av., Saturday, Jan. 6, 1894, at 2 p.m., to Oakwoods cemetery.”

SONTAG-Jan. 4, THERESA, beloved daughter of Henry Sontag, aged 19 years. Funeral Monday, Jan. 8, at 9 a.m., from residence, 1015 Ridge-av., South Evanston, to St. Nicholas church, thence to St. Boniface cemetery.”

WHEATON-Jan. 3, 1894, HATTIE F., beloved daughter of Milo M. and Maggie E. Wheaton (nee Short), aged 16 years and 7 months. Funeral Saturday, Jan. 6, at 9 a.m., to St. Columbkill’s church; thence by carriages to Calvary cemetery.”

WUTTLES-Jan. 4, 1894, ROBERT WUTTLES of Shelby, Mich. , formerly of Blue Island, father of P. A. Wuttles, aged 86 years. Notice of funeral hereafter.”

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