Pennsylvania Obituaries - December 16, 1919


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HUGH McCAFFERY, FILEMAKER, DIES
Pioneer Captain of Industry and Founded Plant Which Bears His Name
Was Native of Ireland
Deceased Active as a Citizen and in Good Work-Survived by Three Sons

Hugh McCaffrey, since 1863 the head of a manufacturing establishment in Philadelphia, died yesterday morning at his residence, 1711 North Fourth street. He was seventy-six years old.

Mr. McCaffrey was president of the McCaffrey File Co. His long Philadelphia career, leading to his success and prominence, started in 1859, when he arrived from Ireland after a sailboat journey of six weeks, He had attended the national schools in Ireland and at fifteen was an assistant teacher.

In Philadelphia the young Irish boy was apprenticed by his elder brother, Arthur, to learn the trade of file making. He started business for himself after four years, soon taking his younger brother John into partnership. In 1889 the firm name changed from McCaffrey & Bro. To the McCaffrey File Co., Mr. McCaffrey being continuously president.

As a citizen, Mr. McCaffrey's activities included membership in the advisory committee of fourteen during Mayor Weaver's administration; member of the public service committee of one hundred during the administration of Mayor Blankenburg; membership in the Manufacturers' Club. Franklin Institute, Pennsylvania Historical Society, American-Irish Historical Society, Friendly Sons of St. Patrick, committee which erected the statue of Commodore Barry in Independence Square, Chamber of Commerce, National Association of Manufacturers, American Hardware Manufacturers' Association and former president of Hardware Merchants' and Manufacturers' Association of Philadelphia.

Mr. McCaffrey took lifelong interest in Irish patriotic activities. He was a member of St. Michael's Catholic Church for sixty years, and active in its affiliated Temperance Society and Literature Institute.

Three sons, Walter A., Edward V., and Joseph J., and seventeen grandchildren survive, Alice Devlin McCaffrey, his wife, died in 1914.

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MRS. CLAYPOOLE NEILSON
Member of Noted Family and Mother of Six Dies at Age of Ninety

Mrs. Claypoole Neilson, of the Gladstone Apartments, died yesterday morning. She was in her ninety-first year, and member of noted family.

Her father, the late William D. Lewis, a prominent Philadelphia banker and merchant, and collector of customs for this port, also was secretary to Henry Clay on an important mission to Russia.

Her husband, Thomas Neilson, was for many years president of the Elmira and Williamsport Railroad. He died six years ago.

The surviving six children are Dr. Thomas R. Neilson, chief surgeon of Episcopal Hospital and a member of the University of Pennsylvania; Lewis Neilson, secretary of the Pennsylvania Railroad; William D. Neilson, lawyer; Frederick B. Neilson, with the Bethlehem Steel Co.; Miss Emma F. Neilson and Miss Mary A.L. Neilson, both officials of the Girls Friendly Society of America.

Mrs. Neilson's life has been given largely to her family and her charitable interests. She was one of the early promulgators of the Society of Organized Charity and took an active interest in work of the Episcopal Church.

Mrs. Neilson's life included association with many noted people. She helped entertain Thackeray when the English novelist was a guest at her father's home. Mrs. Neilson's mother was a descendant of Sir James Claypoole, financial representative of William Penn.

Services will be held at the Diocesan Church of St. Mary Wednesday afternoon. The family will meet at the residence of Mrs. Neilson's son, Dr. Thomas Neilson, 1937 Chestnut Street.

John Frigar
Superintendent of Drexel Building Dies Shortly After Operation

John Frigar, superintendent of Drexel Building, at Fifth and Chestnut streets, died yesterday at his home, King's Highway, Boothwyn, Delaware county, aged sixty-six years. Death followed an operation on his ear drums six weeks ago.

Mr. Frigar was a thirty-third degree Scottish Rite Mason. Surviving him are his widow, Martha Ann Frigar, and seven children, John Emery Frigar, assistant superintendent of the Drexel Building; Joseph H. Frigar, Ellis D. Frigar, Mrs. Robert T. Stackhouse, Mrs. John F. Grady, Mrs. A.E. Sharpless and Mrs. George M. Helms, Jr.

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Henderson Adair

Dec. 14, Henderson Adair, husband of late Caroline Adair (nee Etley). Relatives and friends invited to funeral services, Wed., 2 p.m., residence of daughter, Mrs. Rina Farrell, 5048 Aspen st. Int. Fernwood Cem. Remains may be viewed Tues. Eve.

Lewis Apt.

Dec. 13, Lewis H. Apt, husband of late Sarah A. Apt. Relatives and friends, Phoenix Lodge, No. 130, F. of A.M., invited to funeral, Wed., 1 p.m., residence of daughter, Mrs. Sallie A. Bartholomew, 2331 W. Oxford st. Int. Fernwood Cem. Remains may be viewed Tues., 7 to 9 p.m.

Mary E. Baker

Dec. 14, Mary E. Baker, widow of Samuel J. Baker. Relatives and friends invited to funeral services, Wed., 2 p.m., Willow Grove pike, Glenside, Pa. Int. private.

Katherine V. (Fox) Batchelor

Dec. 13, Katherine V. Batchelor, wife of George Batchelor (nee Fox). Relatives and friends invited to funeral, Wed., 8:30 a.m., 1712 N. 3d st. Requiem mass St. Michael's Church 10 a.m. Int Holy Sepulchre Cem. Auto service.

Mary Burgoyne Beale

At Chestnut Hill, Dec. 14, Miss Mary Burgoyne, daughter of late Surgeon General Joseph Beale, U.S.N., and Atala Blow, aged 57. Funeral services, Tues., 11 a.m., residence of Howard S. Graham, 203 W. Chestnut ave. Int. private,

Joseph O.W. Been

Dec. 14, Joseph O.W. Been, husband of Hattie C. Been and son of late Jacob and Maria Been. Relatives and friends invited to funeral services, Wed., 1:30 p.m., 8963 Ridge ave., Roxborough. Int private, Laurel Hill Cem. Norristown and Conshohocken (Pa.) papers copy.

Joseph Beller

Suddenly, Dec. 13, Joseph Bellet, son of Clarence and Josephine Bellet (nee Schaedler), aged 6. Relatives and friends invited to funeral parents' residence, 3628 N. Smedley st. Wed., 2 p.m. Int Holy Sepulchre Cem.

James M. Blake

At Ventor, N.J., James M. Blake, Jr., son of James M. and Esther M. Blake, aged 4 years 10 months. Funeral at Baltimore, Md. Announcement later. Baltimore papers copy.

Edward Bruder

Dec. 13, Edward Bruder, Sr., aged 79. Relatives and friends, Washington Lodge, No. 59, F. and A.M.; Harmony Chapter, No. 52, R.A.C.; Mary Commandery, No. 36, Knights Templar, and members of Bethlehem Lutheran Church, invited to services, Wed., 3 p.m., 2530 Ridge ave. Int. German Lutheran Cem. Remains may be viewed Tues., 7 to 9 p.m.

Jennie Carmint

Dec. 15, Jennie Carmint, daughter of James and Matilda Carmint. Relatives and friends invited to funeral, Thurs., 1:30 p.m., parents residence, 214 Merion ave., Narbeth, Pa. Int. Mt. Moriah Cem. Remains may be viewed Wed., 8 to 10 p.m.

Sarah G. Casey

At. Plymouth Meeting, Dec. 13, Sarah G. Casey, daughter of William and late Margaret Casey (O'Neill). Relatives and friends invited to funeral, Wed., 8:30 a.m. Plymouth Meeting, Montgomery county, Pa. Solemn high mass of requiem St. Matthew's Church, Conshohocken, 10 a.m. Int. Holy Sepulchre Cem.

Samuel Cassedy

Dec. 14, Samuel Cassedy, son of late Samuel and Elizabeth Cassedy. Relatives and friends, Idaho Tribe, No. 73, I.O.R.M.; Chattahooche Council, No. 152, Imp. O.R.M.; Phila. Lodge, No. 54, L.O.O.M., invited to funeral services, Wed., 3 p.m., 110 N. 50th st. Int. Mt. Moriah Cem. Remains may be viewed Tues., after 7 p.m.

Margaret E. Childs

Dec. 14, Margaret E. Childs, wife of J. Henry Childs. Services Thurs., 11 a.m., 20 S. Connecticut ave., Atlantic City, N.J. Int. Phila. At convenience of family.

Emma J. Crout

Dec. 14, Emma J. Crout, widow of Edmund Crout. Relatives and friends invited to funeral services, Wed., 2 p.m., residence of granddaughter, Mrs. Wm. J. Brem, .. N. 47th st. Int Fernwood Cem.

John Stewart Cunningham

Suddenly, Dec. 15, John Stewart Cunningham, son of late John and Margaret S. Cunningham. Relatives and friends, Crescent Lodge, No. 493, F. and A.M.,; Harmony R.A. Chapter, No 52, Phila. Consistory, and Klamet Temple, A.A.Q.N.M.S., invited to funeral Thurs., 2 p.m., chapel of Andrew J. Bair & Son, Arch and 19th sts. Int. Mt. Moriah Cem.

Jennie Boone Doak

At the Wellington, Dec. 15, Jennie Boone Doak, widow of James Doak, Jr. Funeral services Thurs., 2 p.m., Oliver H. Bair Bldg., 1820 Chestnut st. Int. private. Omit flowers.

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James J. Doran

Dec. 13, James J. Doran, husband of Emma Doran (nee Gailespie). Relatives and friends, Paul Revere Circle, No. 54, B. A of St Aloysius; B. O. and Bensetine S. and B. A>, invited to funeral, Wed., 9:30 a.m., 2643 S. Sartain st. Solemn requiem mass Church of Our Lady of Mercy, 11 a.m. Int Holy Cross Cem. Auto service.

Charles Ferrell

Dec. 14, Charles Ferrell, husband of .. .. ..Ferrell, aged 72. Relatives and friends, Orphan's Rest Lodge, No. 132, I.O.O.F.; Unit Star Council No. 1, invited to funeral, Wed., 2 p.m., son-in-law's residence, H.J. Leech, Church lane, Yeadon, Delaware county, Pa. Int. Arlington Cem. Friends may call Tues., 7 to 9 p.m.

Florence E. (Kroener) Fisher

Dec. 15, Florence E. Fisher, daughter of late Albert and Leonore Fisher (nee Kroener). Relatives and friends invited to funeral, Fri., 8:30 a.m., 4405 N. 7th st. Requiem mass 10 a.m., St. Peter's Church. Int. Holy Sepulchre Cem.

Henry Fleischman

Dec. 14, Henry Fleischman, Jr., son of Henry and Stelin Fleischman (nee Steacker), aged 4. Relatives and friends invited to funeral, Wed., 3 p.m. parents' residence, 3417 N. Reese st. Int. Greenmount Cem.

Mary Isabel Forsythe

Of diphtheria, Dec. 15, Mary Isabel Forsythe, daughter of Hugh and late Lily Mills Forsythe of 20 N. 57th st., aged 8 years, 2 mos. 10 days. Funeral and int. private. Omit flowers.

John Frigar

At Boothwyn, Pa., Dec. 15, John Frigar, aged 66. Relatives and friends, Robert A. Lamberton Lodge, no. 487, F. and A.M.; Jerusalem Chapter, No. 3, R.A.M.; Corinthian Commandery, No. 53, K.T.; Lu Lu Temple, A.A.O.N.M.S.; Chester Lodge, No. 488, B.P.O.E., invited to services Thurs., 2 p.m., Oliver H, Bair Bldg., 1820 Chestnut st., Phila. Int. Fernwood Cem. Friends may view remains Wed. eve., 1820 Chestnut st., Phila.

Mary A. Gibbon

At Moorestown, N.J., Dec. 13, Mary A. Gibbon, wife of Henry Gibbon. Funeral private, Wed. morn. Mass of requiem Our Lady of Good Counsel Church 9 a.m. Int Mt. Carmel Cem.

Mary E. Glynn

Dec. 14, Mary E. Glynn, widow of Patrick Glynn. Relatives and friends invited to funeral, Wed., 8:30 a.m., 3757 N. Bouvier st. Solemn requiem mass Church of the Holy Souls 10 a.m. Int New Cathedral Cem. Auto service.

Rudolph F. Goessel

Dec. 14, Rudolph F. Goessel, Jr., son of Rudolph and Tilly Goessel, aged 27. Relatives and friends invited to funeral services Thurs., 2:30 p.m., parents' residence, 38 N. 9th st., Darby, Pa. Friends may call Wed., after 7 p.m. Int Mt. Zion Cem.

Ruth Helene Gosser

Dec. 13, Ruth Helene Gosser, daughter of Horace J. and Grace A. Gosser, aged 8. Relatives and friends, Sunday School Class of Cynwyd M.E. Church, invited to funeral services, Wed., 2 p.m., residence of parents, 5206 Overbrook ave., Wynnefield, Int North Cedar Hill Cem.

Violet Green

Dec. 15, Violet Green, wife of Dr. W.F. Green, 2445 W. Oxford st., aged 33. Services Wed., 10:30 a.m., Oliver H. Bair Bldg., 1820 Chestnut st. Int. private Arlington Cem.

William Greenough

Dec. 14, Rev. Dr. William Greenough, aged 86. Relatives and friends, clergy of Philadelphia, invited to funeral services, Tues., 8 p.m., 1712 N. Franklin st. Int. Dayton, O.

Thomas Sumner Harter

Dec. 12, Thomas Sumner Harter, husband of Margaret Harter (nee Carter). Relatives and friends, Thomas R. Patton Lodge, No. 659, F. and A.M.; University Chapter, No. 256, R.A.M.; Larchwood Assembly, No. 67, Order of Artisans and employees of Dusel, Goodloe & Co., invited to funeral, Tues., 2 p.m., 2236 S. 70th st. Int. Mt. Moriah Cem. Friends may call Mon. after 7 p.m. Auto funeral.

Anona Honer

Dec. 13, Anona Honer, daughter of John and Emma Honer, aged 15. Relatives and friends, Strayer's Business College, invited to funeral services, Wed., 2:30 St. Bartholomew's P.E. Church, 25th and Lehigh ave. Int Mt. Peace Cem. Friends may call, parents' residence, 243d W. Gordon st., Tues. eve.

Frederick Hornstein

Suddenly, Dec. 13, Frederick Hornstein, son of John and late Christian Hornstein, aged 40. Relatives and friends invited to funeral, Wed., 12:30 p.m., 1138 10th and Snyder ave., 1:30 Int at Hillside Cem., via trolley funeral car.

Elizabeth C. Horan

At. Milnor road, Torresdale, Pa., Dec. 14, Elizabeth C. Horan, wife of Hubert J. Horan and daughter of late Simon and Caroline A. Gartland. Relatives and friends invited to solemn requiem mass St. Dominic's Church, Holmesburg, Thurs., 10 a.m. Int. private. Omit flowers.

James B. Hunter

At Cincinnati, O., Dec. 12, James B. Hunter, son of late Thomas and Julia Devoe Hunter. Relatives and friends invited to funeral services, Tues., 2:30 p.m. Oliver H. Bair Bldg., 1820 Chestnut st., Philadelphia. Int. private.

Michael Hussey

Dec. 12, Michael Hussey, husband of the late Julia Hussey (nee Devinney). Relatives and friends, St. Vincent de Paul and Holy Name Society of St. Francis Xavier's Church, Cathedral T.A.B. Society, invited to funeral, Wed., 8:30 a.m., 117 N. Lindenwold st. (53d and Arch sts.). Solemn high requiem mass Church of Our Lady of Victory 10 a.m. Int. New Cathedral Cem. Auto service.

Mary T. (Fox) Jeandell

At Lankenau Hospital, Dec. 13, Mary T. Jeandell, wife of Edward Jeandell (nee Fox). Relatives and friends invited to funeral, Wed., 7:30 a.m., residence of J.P. Conners, 231 Green st. High mass St. Augustine's Church 9 a.m. Int. Holy Sepulchre Cem.

Lottie H.M. Jones

Dec. 13, Lottie H.M. Jones, daughter of late Morgan H. and Charlotte K. Jones. Funeral services, Wed., 2 p.m., 4003 Brown st. Int. private.

John S. Kensill

Dec. 12, John S. Kensill, husband of the late Kate E. Kensill. Relatives and friends, Harmony Lodge, No. 52, F. and A.M.; Columbia Chapter, No. 91, R.A.M., and employees of James Crawford, wholesale grocers, invited to services, Wed., 2 p.m. 3314 Comly st., Wissinoming. Int. private, Cedar Hill Cem. Remains may be viewed Tues., 8 to 10 p.m.

John H. Kenworthy

Dec. 15, John H. Kenworthy, husband of Bella E. Kenworthy. Relatives and friends invited to funeral services Thurs., 2 p.m., 713 N. DeKalb st. Int. West Laurel Hill Cem.

Mary Augusta Kohl

On Dec. 13, Mary Augusta Kloh, aged 70 years. Relatives and friends, also Olive Temple Ladies of Golden Eagle, are invited to attend funeral, Tuesday afternoon at 2 o'clock, at her late residence, 6641 Yokum st., West Philadelphia. Friends may call on Monday eve. From 7 to 9. Int Mt. Moriah Cem

Marfaretta (Wittenwiler) Kuenzel

Dec. 14, formerly of 1910 N. Franklin st., Margaret Kuenzel, widow of E. Gustave Kuenzel (nee Wittenwiler), aged 70. Relatives and friends, congregation and Ladies Aid Society of Zion Reformed Church, 6th and Thompson sts.; German Ladies Aid Society, No. 1 and employees of Kuenzel Bros., invited to funeral services, Thurs., 2 p.m., residence of son-in-law, Frank A. Buechner, 5116 N. Warnock st., Logan, Int. private, Mt. Vernon Cem.

John F. Lando

Dec. 12, John F. Lando, aged 55. Relatives and friends, members of all organizations of which he was a member, invited to services, F.F. Seidel's chapel, 117 N. 5th st., Reading, Pa., Wed, 1:30 p.m.

James P. Lee

Dec. 13, James P. Lee, husband of late Sarah Lee. Relatives and friends, members of Glass Blowers Union, invited to funeral, Tuesday, 8:30 a.m. residence of Michael S. Carroll, 11 N. Robinson st. Solemn requiem mass Our Lady of Rosary Church 10 a.m. Int Holy Cross Cem.

George B. Linnard

At. Roosevelt Hospital, New York city, Dec. 14, George B. Linnard, of St. Martins, Philadelphia, Pa. Relatives and friends invited to funeral services, Tues., 3:30 p.m. 1820 Chestnut st., Philadelphia. Int. private

Nancy Raws Livezey

Suddenly, at Wildwood, N.J., Dec. 14, Nancy Raws Livezey, wife of George E. Livezey. Relatives and friends invited to services corner Pacific and Poplar aves., Tues., 2 p.m. Int. private.

Mary (Quinlan) Maquire

Dec. 14, Mary Maquire, wife of Michael Maguire (nee Quinlan). Relatives and friends invited to funeral, Thurs., 8:30 a.m., residence of daughter, Mrs. James J. Fitzpatrick, 3917 N. Broad st. Solemn requiem mass St. Stephen's Church 10 a.m. Int Holy Sepulchre Cem.

Isabella (Trainer) Mallon

Dec. 13, Isabella Mallon (nee Trainer) aged 75. Relatives and friends invited to funeral Tues., 8:30 a.m., residence of grandson, Terence McKenna, 2128 N. 3d st. Solemn requiem mass St. Edward's Church 10 a.m. Int. Holy Sepulchre Cem.

Annie C. Marple

Dec. 13, Annie C. Marple, widow of Benj. T. Marple, aged 71. Relatives and friends invited to funeral, Tues, 1:30 p.m., residence of son, Daniel K. Marple, 7924 Ridge ave., Roxborough. Services Mantawna Baptist Church, 2:30 p.m. Int Barren Hill Cem. Friends may call Mon. after 7 p.m.

David A. Marshall

Dec. 15, 1919, David A. Marshall, husband of Jane T. Marshall, in his 83d year. Relatives and friends invited to funeral services, on Wed., at 2 p.m., from the residence of his daughter, Mrs. Charles a. Brown, 227 N. Willow Grove pike, Glenside, Pa. Int. private.

Albert Mattern

Dec. 13, Albert Mattern, husband of Catherine Mattern (nee Duff). Relatives and friends, Knights of Friendship, C.F.K.; Order of Owls, No. 1854, and Machinists' Union No. 217, I.A. of M.; all other orders of which he was a member, invited to funeral, Thurs., 8 a.m., 2745 Croydon st., Bridesburg. Requiem high mass All Saints' Church 9 a.m. Int. Holy Cross Cem.

Hugh McCaffrey

Dec. 15, Hugh McCaffery, husband of late Alice M. McCaffery (nee Devlin), aged 76. Relatives and friends, employees of McCaffrey File Co., all societies of which he was a member, invited to funeral, Thurs., 8:30 a.m., 1711 N. 4th st. Solemn requiem mass St. Michael's Church 10 a.m. Int. New Cathedral Cem. Auto funeral. Omit flowers.

Charles McCrosson

Dec. 12, Charles McCrosson, husband of late Anna McCrosson and son of Charles and Mary McCrosson (nee O'Brien). Relatives and friends, shopmates of P.R.T., 41st st and Haverford ave. barn, invited to funeral, Wed., 8:30 a.m., 2322 N. 9th st. Solemn requiem mass St. Edward's Church 10 a.m. Int. Holy Sepulchre Cem.

Margaret McKeown

Dec. 14, Margaret McKeown, daughter of Stephen and Mary McKeown, granddaughter of Charles and Margaret Mautz and late Joseph and Sarah McKeown, aged 5. Relatives and friends invited to funeral, Thurs., 2 p.m., 133 Federal st. Int Holy Cross Cem.

Christina McLaren

At. Bradford, Pa., Dec. 13, Christina McLaren, widow of John McLaren. Relatives and friends invited to service Wed., 2 p.m., Oliver H. Bair Bldg., 1820 Chestnut st., Phila. Int. Mt. Moriah Cem.

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Ellen c. McLoughlin

Dec. 13, Ellen c. McLoughlin, wife of late Michael McLoughlin, of Westport, County Mayo, Ireland. Relatives and friends, also B.V.M. Sodality and Altar Society of St. Anthony's Church, are invited to funeral, Wed., 8:30 a.m., 2241 Carpenter st. Solemn requiem mass Church of St. Charles Borromeo, 10 a.m. precisely. Int. Holy Cross Cem. Auto service.

Thomas B. McMahen

Dec. 15, formerly of 3588 N. Mervice st., Thomas B. McMahen, husband of late Rose McMahon, aged 82. Relatives and friends invited to attend services, Thurs., 2 p.m., at apartments of William H. Battersby, 3316 N. Broad st. Int. Mt. Peace Cem. Remains may be viewed Wed., from 8 to 10 p.m.

James McMillan

Dec. 14, James McMillan, husband of late Henrietta McMillan (nee Lewis), aged 67. Relatives and friends, Bridesburg Council, No. 135, Jr. O.U.A.M.; Washington Camp No 199, P.O.S. of A..; Mutual Council, No. 154. Sons and Daughters of Liberty, invited to funeral , Thurs., 2 p.m., residence of son, William L. McMillan, 3213 Benner st., Wissinoming. Int. North Cedar Hill Cem. Remains may be viewed Wed., 8 to 10 p.m.

Albert D McNeal

Dec. 13, Albert D. McNeal, son of late Edwin W. and Matilda B. McNeal. Relatives and friends invited to services, Wed., 2 p.m., 4436 Winghocking st., Frankford. Int. private. North Cedar Hill Cem. Remains may be viewed Tues., 8 to 10 p.m.

Michael McPhillips

Dec. 13, Michael McPhillips, son of late Patrick and Alice McPhilips. Relatives and friends, the 28th Ward Republican Club; Cigarmakers' Local Union, No. 165, of Philadelphia, invited to funeral, Wed., 8:30 a.m., residence of brother, George McPhillips, 2408 N. Cleveland ave (18th and York sts.). Solemn high requiem mass at Our Lady of Mercy Church 10 a.m. Int. New Cathedral Cem. Auto funeral.

Margaret Miller

Dec. 14, Margaret J. Miller, widow of J. H. Miller, aged 74. Relatives and friends invited to services, Wed., 2 p.m. 1230 S. 52d st. Int. private.

Josephine J. Mitchell

Dec. 14, Josephine M. Mitchell, widow of Frederick S. Mitchell. Relatives and friends, James E. Hyatt Council, No. 127, D. of L. and members of Cookman M. E. Church, invited to funeral services, Thurs., 2 p.m., 2824 N. 11th st. Int. private.

Catharine Nagle

Dec. 14, Catharine Nagle. Relatives and friends invited to funeral, Wed., 8:30 a.m., 2136 Cherry st. High mass Cathedral 10 a.m. Int. Holy Cross Cem.

Sarah Claypole Neilson

Dec. 15, Sarah Claypole Neilson, widow of Thomas Neilson and daughter of late William D. Lewis, aged 91. Funeral services Wed., 2:30 p.m., Diocesan Church of St. Mary. Int. private.

Martha J. Patrick

Dec. 15, Martha J. Patrick, wife of James Patrick, aged 60. Relatives and friends, Bainbridge Lodge, No. 34, S. of B., invited to funeral, residence of sister, 5903 Stenton ave., Germantown, Thurs., 2 p.m. int. private, Northwood Cem. Friends may call Wed., 7 to 0 p.m.

Elizabeth Lentz Peltz

Dec. 13, Elizabeth Lentz Peltz, daughter of late Dr. Philip and Elizabeth Peltz, aged 88. Relatives and friends invited to funeral services, Wed., 2 p.m., 2235 Hunting Park ave. Int. private.

Mary Louise Price

Dec. 14, Mary Louise Price, wife of George B. Price. Relatives and friends invited to funeral services, Wed., 8 p.m., 6305 York road. Int Thurs. White Plains N.Y.

Elizabeth Quinn

Dec. 13, Elizabeth Quinn, wife of James H. Quinn. Relatives and friends invited to funeral, Thurs., 9 a.m., 1927 Morris st. Solemn requiem mass St. Thomas Aquinas's Church 10:30 a.m. Int Holy Cross Cem. Auto service.

Ann Quirk

Dec. 15, Ann Quirk, widow of John Quirk. Relatives and friends invited to funeral, Thurs., 8:30 a.m., 1927 Morris st. Solemn high mass of requiem Church of the .. .10 a.m. Int. Old Cathedral Cem.

David Renshaw

Dec. 15, David Renshaw, of 2035 Christian st. Announcement of funeral later.

William Salomon

William Salomon, beloved husband of Helen Naomi Salomon, on Sun., Dec. 14. Funeral services at his late residence .. .5th ave., New York, on Tues, morning, Dec. 16, at 10 o'clock. Int private at convenience of family.

Ella C. (Carrigan) Schillinger

Suddenly, Dec. 15, Ella C. Schillinger (nee Carrigan), widow of Martin Schillinger, 1016 Pine st., Darby. Due notice of funeral will be given.

John Kaufmann

Dec. 15, John Kaufmann, husband of Sophia Kaufmann, aged 72, 816 N. 48th st. Due notice of funeral will be given.

Mary Cleveland Baxter Sharpe

Dec. 13, Mary Cleveland Baxter Sharpe, wife of William M. Sharpe. Relatives and friends invited to service, Tues., 2 p.m. 1108 Pine st. Int. private, Cedar Hill Cem.

Charles J. Sheeran

Dec. 13, Charles J. Sheeran, son of James E. Sheeran and the late Sadie Sheeran (nee Kelly), aged 18. Relatives and friends, Holy Name Society and employees of the New York Dental Supply Co., invited to funeral, Wed., at 8:30 a.m., parents' residence, 3722 Fairmount ave. Solemn requiem mass at St. Agatha's Church, 10 a.m. Int. at St. Denis's Cem.

Emma Smith

Dec. 15, Emma Smith, daughter of Ann and late Caleb Smith. Relatives and friends invited to funeral services, Thurs., 3:30 p.m., residence of Wm. Y. Drewes, 322 Riverview ave., Drexel Hill, Pa., Int. Arlington Cem.

Catharine Smyth

Dec. 14, Catharine Veronica Smyth, daughter of late Bernard and Mary Smyth (nee Spillane) and sister of Thomas B. Smyth. Relatives and friends invited to funeral, Wed, 8:30 a.m., Oliver H. Bair Bldg., 1820 Chestnut st. High mass St. Anthony's Church 10 a.m. Int. Holy Cross Cem. Friends may view remains Tues. eve.

T. Truxton Stiles

In Norristown, Dec. 14, Y. Truxton Stiles, Jr., son of Thomas T. and Mary Stiles, aged 32. Funeral and int. private from parents' residence, 228 E. Jacoby st., Thurs., 11 a.m.

Jacob Strickler

Dec. 14, Jacob Strickler, husband of Mary E. Strickler. Relatives and friends, members of Sterling Castle, No. 93, Knights of the Golden Eagle, and employees of North Bros., invited to funeral, Wed., 1 p.m., residence of son, 5143 Weymouth st. Int. private, Northwood Cem. Remains may be viewed Tues. after 7 p.m.

Margaret Tacey

Dec. 13, Margaret Tacey, widow of Thomas Tacey, Sr. Relatives and friends invited to funeral services, Tues., 2 p.m., 4921 Larchwood ave. Int. Arlington Cem. Auto funeral.

Clara E. Thompson

Dec. 12, at Newark, N.J., Clara E. Thompson. Relatives and friends, also members of Fourth Baptist Church invited to funeral services, Tues., 2 p.m., residence of W.B. Weaver, 550 N. 5th st. Int. private.

Emma (Wagner) Trautvetter

Dec. 13, Emma Trautvetter (nee Wagner), wife of John Trautvetter. Relatives and friends invited to funeral services, Tues., 2 p.m., 1122 W. Tioga st. Int. private Laurel Hill Cem.

Joseph Aubrey Tyrell

Suddenly, at Rociofs, Bucks county, Pa., Dec. 13, Joseph Aubrey Tyrrell, son of Garrett and Elizabeth Dunlap Tyrrell, aged 19. Relatives and friends invited to funeral, Wed., 9 a.m., residence of uncle, Thomas Tyrrell, Newtown, Pa. Requiem mass St. Andrew's R.C. Church 10 a.m. Int. adjoining cem.

Emma Frances Van Duyne

At. Residence, 930 S. St. Bernard st., Dec. 13, Emma Frances Van Duyne, wife of James H. Van Duyne, aged 67. Relatives and friends invited to funeral services, Tue. 2 p.m., 930 S. St. Bernard st. Int private. Brooklyn (N.Y.) papers copy

Annie E. Vanderslice

Dec. 13, Annie E. Vanderslice, widow of Walter H. Vanderslice, aged 44. Relatives and friends invited to funeral services, Wed., 2 p.m., 901 W. Susquehanna ave. Int. private, Greenmount Cem. Friends may call Tues., 8 to 10 p.m.

Thomas B. Vasey

Dec. 14, Thomas B. Vasey. Relatives and friends invited to funeral, Thurs., 1 p.m., 235 E. Front st., Media, Pa. Int. Cedar Hill Cem., Philadelphia.

Fanny Weinmann

Dec. 15, Fanny Weinmann, wife of late Isaiah Weinmann, aged 78. Relatives and friends invited to services, Thurs., 10:30 a.m., at parlors of Morris Rosenberg's Son, 2009 N. Broad st. Int Adath Cem.

M. Grace Whitaker

In Ardmore, Pa., Dec. 14, M. Grace Whitaker, daughter of Mary J.C. and late George W. Whitaker. Relatives and friends invited to services, Thurs., 10:30 a.m., Oliver H. Bair Bldg., 1820 Chestnut st. Int private, Nisky Hill Cem., Bethlehem, Pa. Friends may view remains Wed. eve. Dover, Del., and Bethlehem, Pa., papers copy.

Samuel A. Willits

First -day, Twelfth Month 14th. Samuel A. Willits, aged 76. Relatives and friends invited to funeral, Fourth-day, 2 p.m., 49 Grove st., Haddonfield, N.J.

John P. Wilson

On Dec. 14, at his late residence, 1920 N. Park ave., John P. Wilson, aged 66 years. Relatives and friends are invited to attend funeral services, on Wed. afternoon, at 2 o'clock, at his late residence, 1920 N. Park ave. Int. private. Remains may be viewed Tues. eve. After 8 p.m.

Anna M. Wilt

On Dec. 14, 1919, Anna M. Wilt widow of Freas Wilt, in her 64th year. Relatives and friends are invited to attend the funeral services, on Thursday, at 2:30 p.m., at the residence of her son-in-law, Mr. James A. Currens, 1309 71st ave., Oak Lane. Int. private.

Mason Woolman

At Masonville, N.J., Twelfth month, Fourteenth, Mason Woolman, aged 71. Relatives and friends invited to funeral, Third day, Twelfth month, Sixteenth, 2:30 p.m., from Easton Meeting House, Conveyances will meet 1:30 p.m. train from Market st. ferry, Phila. to Masonville, N.J.

John Zapf

On Dec. 15, 1919, John Zapf, beloved husband of Barbara Zapf (nee Klier), aged 56 years. Relatives and friends, also Loyal Order of Moose, Phila. Lodge, No. 54, and Badischer Beneficial Society and Penrose Ferry Country Club invited to funeral, on Friday morning, at 8:30 o'clock, from his late residence, N.W. corner 11th and Ritner sts. Solemn requiem mass at St. Alphonsus's Church at 10 a.m. Int Hillside Cemetery.

Source: Public Ledger, December 16, 1919


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