1894 Obituaries: January 20

Calvary Cemetery by Dennis Deel

Calvary Cemetery by Dennis Deel

The following death notices appeared in the January 20, 1894 issue of the Chicago Daily News, page 5:

“BRACKBILL-At Chelsea, Mich., Jan 4, 1894, CATHERINE, widow of Frederick Brackbill and mother of Mrs. Louise Jewett of this city, aged 88 years.”

“BRADY-At his residence, 3043 Archer-av., WILLIAM, beloved husband of Mary Brady (nee Grimes), aged 67 years. Funeral notice hereafter.”

“BURKE-AUSTIN, beloved son of Austin and Bridget Burke, 1462 Indiana-av. Funeral Sunday by cars to Calvary.”

“BURROWS-At his residence, 666 S. Washtenaw-av., Friday evening, Jan. 19, DAVID BURROWS, aged 46 years. Funeral Sunday, at 1:30 p.m., from Messiah Baptist church, corner Flourney-st., and Washtenaw-av., by carriages to Rose Hill.”

“DEXTER-Jan. 18, 1894, NORA DEXTER (nee Tansey). Funeral from late residence, 483 13th-st., Sunday, Jan. 21, to St. Charles church, at 10 a.m., cars C. & N. W. R.R to Calvary.”

“DOMANN-Jan. 19, 1894, WILHELMINE DOMANN (nee Schuble), widow of Henry Domann, aged 61 years. Funeral Sunday, Jan. 21, at 1 p.m., from her late residence, 217 W. Huron-st., to St. Peter’s church, corner Chicago-av. and Noble-st, thence to Concordia cemetery.”

“DOYLE-Jan. 19, LAWRENCE J., youngest child of Mr. and Mrs. Lawrence G. Doyle. Funeral from parents’ residence, 140 N. Leavitt-st., Sunday, Jan. 21, by carriages to Calvary.”

“FERDINAND-WALTER LEO, beloved child of Leo and Kittie Ferdinand, aged 2 years 2 months 23 days. Funeral from parents’ residence, 961 St. Louis-av., Sunday, Jan. 21, at 10 o’clock sharp, by carriages to Calvary cemetery.”

“LAWSON-LAWRENCE M., beloved husband of Eliza J., and father of Edward J. Lawson, aged 58 years. Funeral from his late residence, 3028 Union-av., Sunday Jan. 21, 1894, by carriages to Calvary cemetery.”

“MAAS-On Thursday, Jan. 18, 1894, JOHN, beloved husband of Katherine Maas (nee Keller), aged 42 years. Funeral Jan. 21, 1:30, from his late residence, 665 Van Buren-st., by carriages to Waldheim.
MAAS-On Thursday, Jan. 18, JOHN MAAS, aged 42 years. Funeral Sunday, Jan. 21, from his late residence, 665 Van Buren-st., by carriages to Waldheim.”

“M’GHIE-Jan. 19, 1894, at his parents’ residence, 851 Grand-av., GEORGIE, beloved son of Charles and Lizzie McGhie, aged 4 years and 7 months. Funeral Sunday, Jan. 21, at 1 o’clock, by carriages to Graceland.”

“M’GRATH-The remains of JOHN M’GRATH, brother of Thomas and Daniel McGrath, will be interred from the vault at Calvary on Monday, Jan. 22. Train 11:15 a.m. on Chicago, Milwaukee & St. Paul.”

“MUSSER-Friday, Jan. 19, 5 a.m., OLIVER ALLEN, youngest son of Byron J. and Jennie M. Musser, aged 2 years and 5 months. Funeral Sunday, 2 p.m., from parents’ residence, 4823 Kimbark-av. Burial private.”

“POST-Jan. 19, at 550 W. Indiana-st., LORETTA E., beloved wife of Nathan Post, aged 59 years. Funeral Sunday, Jan. 21, at 1 p.m., to Rose Hill.”

“ROSSUCK-Friday, Jan. 19, at 12:30 p.m., PAULINA, beloved wife of Charles Rossuck and daughter of Freda and the late Victor Levin, aged 21 years and 6 months. Funeral from late residence, 310 S. Halsted-st., Sunday, Jan. 21, at 10 a.m., by carriages to Oakwoods cemetery.”

“RYAN-Jan. 19, 1894, at 1 a.m., KATIE, second oldest daughter of Simon and Annie Ryan (nee Hunt) and niece of the Rev. Father Hunt – in his arms she departed – aged 6 years and 24 days. Funeral Sunday, Jan. 21, at 9 o’clock, from her parents’ residence, 399 Elston-av., to Annunciation church, thence by carriages to Calvary cemetery.”

“SCIUTTI-At her residence, 5331 S. Halsted-st., Jan. 18, 1894, MARIANNA, widow of the late Agostino Sciutti, aged 59 years. Funeral Sunday morning, Jan. 21, to Church of the Assumption, thence to Calvary by carriages.”

“WEIS-Jan. 18, 1894, Mrs. MARGARET WEIS, aged 70 years. Funeral from her residence, 166 Eugenie-st., Sunday, Jan. 21, at 1 p.m., to St. Paul’s church, thence to Graceland.”

“WESCOTT- At his residence, 577 Orchard-st., Friday, Jan. 19, R.A. WESCOTT, aged 49 years. Funeral services Sunday, Jan. 21, 2:30 p.m., at Church of Our Savior.”

When possible, the information above was added to Find A Grave.

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