Pennsylvania Obituaries - December 17, 1919


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Death Notices, Column 7

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.

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.

James M. Blake

At Ventnor, 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.

Elizabeth (Barth) Burgin

Dec. 15, Elizabeth Burgin, wife of Alfred Burgin (nee Barth). Relatives and friends, members of St. Barnabas's P.E. Church, 3d and Dauphin sts., invited to funeral services Thurs., 2 p.m., 3012 N. Lawrence st. Int. Greenmount Cem. Remains may be viewed Wed., after 7 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., Narberth, Pa. Int. Mt. Moriah Cem. Remains may be viewed Wed., 8 to 10 p.m.

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.

Joseph F. Cavanaugh

Dec. 16, Joseph F. Cavanaugh, son of Michael and Nora Cavanaugh (nee Lonergan). Relatives and friends, Holy name Society of St. Agatha's Church, invited to funeral, Fri., 8:30 a.m., parents' residence, 3418 Powelton ave. Solemn requiem mass St. Agatha's Church 10 a.m. Int Holy Cross Cem. Auto funeral.

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.

Jeremiah Cope

Suddenly, at Riverton, N.J., Dec. 16, Jeremiah L. Cope, husband of Nietta Cope. Relatives and friends, Excelsior lodge, No. 1, K. of P. and the North American Union Legion of Red Cross of Penna., invited to funeral services, Sat., 1 p.m., residence of I.S. Williams, 7th st. and Thomas ave., Riverton, N.J. Int. private

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.

Catherine De Armon

Dec. 16, Catherine De Armon, aged 99. Relatives and friends invited to services, Wed., 4:30 p.m., 1423 Locust st. Int. private.

Mary Delaney

Dec. 15, Mary Delaney, daughter of the late John and Bridget Delaney. Relatives and friends invited to funeral, Thurs., 8:30 a.m., 875 N. Judson st. Solemn requiem mass St. Francis Xavier Church 10 a.m. Int Holy Cross Cem. Auto service.

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.

Samuel Dunn

Suddenly, Dec. 15, Samuel Dunn, husband of Isabella Dunn. Relatives and friends invited to services, Fri., 2 p.m., 1115 S. 31st st. Int. Mt. Moriah Cem. Friends may call Thurs eve.

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.

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 E. Garman

Dec. 16, Mary E. Garman, aged 65. Relatives and friends invited to funeral services, Fri., 11 a.m., David H. Schuyler Bldg., Broad and Diamond sts. Int. private.

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.

William H. Hansell, Jr.

Dec. 15, William H. Hansell, Jr., son of William H. and Laura J. Hansell, aged 19. Relatives and friends invited to funeral services, Thurs, 2 p.m., parents' residence, Nixon st., Shawmont, Pa. Int. private.

Mary E. (Tracy) Hawkins

Dec. 15, Mary E. Hawkins (nee Tracy). Relatives and friends invited to funeral services, Thurs., 2 p.m., 248 N. 12th st. Int. private. Friends may call Wed., 8 to 10 p.m.

Lewis F. Holl

Dec. 16, Lewis F. Holl, husband of Willimina Holl (nee Tenner), aged 77. Relatives and friends invited to funeral services, 539 Berkley st., cor. Of Broadway, Camden, N.J., Fri., 2 p.m. Int Evergreen Cem. Friends may call Thurs. after 7 p.m.

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 p.m., St. Bartholomew's P.E. Church, 25th and Lehigh ave. Int. Mt. Peace Cem. Friends may call parents' residence, 2433 W. Gordon st., Tues eve.

Thomas Hope

Dec. 15, Thomas Hope, husband of Mary A. Hope, aged 82. Relatives and friends invited to funeral services, Thurs., 1 p.m., residence of nephew, James W. Firth, 2005 E. Tioga st. Int. private, Arlington Cem. Friends may view remains Wed., 8 to 10 p.m.

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.

John P. Ireland

Dec. 13, at Erie, Pa., John Ireland, husband of late Addie E. Ireland, aged 20. Relatives and friends, .. .No. 117, F. of A.; Shepherds of Bridesburg; employees of Barrett Mfg. Co., Frankford, invited to funeral, Thurs., 2:30 p.m., residence of son, 4624 Paul st., Frankford. Int North Cedar Hill Cem. Remains may be viewed Wed. eve.

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.

Elizabeth Frances (Fisher) Kane

On Tuesday, Dec. 16, 1919, age 79, Elizabeth Frances Kane, daughter of J. Francis Fisher, and widow of Robert Kane.

Charles Francis Kapper

Dec. 15, Charles Francis Kapper, husband of Mary V. Kapper (nee Carlin) and son of late Casper and Mary Kapper. Relatives and friends, employees Henry Kraan Furniture Co., invited to funeral, Sat., 8:30 a.m., 2207 N. 3d st. High requiem mass 10 a.m. St. Edward's Church. Int. private

John Kaufmann

Dec. 15, John Kaufmann, husband of Sophia Kaufmann, aged 72. Relatives and friends invited to funeral services, Fri., 2 p.m., 816 N. 48th st. Int. Fernwood Cem. Remains may be viewed Thurs. eve.

Catherine (Bradley) Keelin

Dec. 15, 1919 Catherine Keelin, wife of Peter Keelin and daughter of late James and Catherine Bradley, of the parish of Rafoe, county Donegal, Ireland. Relatives and friends invited to funeral, Fri., 8:30 a.m., residence of her husband, 2106 Montrose st. Solemn requiem mass St. Charles's Church 10 a.m. Int Cathedral Cem. Auto service.

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.

Margaretta (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.

Death Notices, Column 8

Abigail P. Lamond

Suddenly, Dec. 15, Abigail P. Lamond, aged 56, residence of son, David Lamond, 8147 jasper st. Int Shippensburg, Pa., Thurs, Train leaves Broad St. Station 8:40 a.m.

Frederick Leibfried

Dec. 15, Frederick Leibfried, Sr., aged 89. Relatives and friends, Rising Star Lodge, No. 126, F. and A. M., invited to funeral services 412 Otter st., Bristol, Pa., Thurs., 10 a.m. Int private Mt. Moriah Cem.

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.

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.

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.

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.

C. Carroll Meyer

Dec. 15, C. Carroll Meyer. Relatives and friends, Philadelphia Council, No. 196, K. of C.; No 206, C.M.B.A. Alumni Assoc. of the Philadelphia College of Pharmacy, all other societies of which he was a member, invited to funeral, Fri., 8:30 a.m., 341 N. 18th st. Solemn requiem mass Cathedral 10 a.m. Int Cathedral Cem. Auto funeral.

Annie E. Milby

Dec. 16, Annie E. Milby, wife of James H. Milby. Relatives and friends invited to funeral services, Thurs., 8 p.m., 5921 Pine st. Int. Milford, Del., Fri. morning, on arrival of train leaving Broad St. Station 7:15 a.m.

Margaret J. Miller

Dec. 14, Margaret J. Miller, widow of J. H. Miller, aged 74. Relatives and friends invited to funeral services, Wed., 2 p.m., 1239 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.

Sarah Claypoole Neilson

Dec. 15, Sarah Claypoole 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.

Mary E. (Whelan) O'Connor

Dec. 15, Mary E. O'Connor (nee Whelan), wife of William O'Connor, aged 44, 821 N. 36th st. Relatives and friends invited to funeral, Thurs., 8:30 a.m., parlors of Henry M. Paxton, 31st and Cumberlands sts. High mass St. Agatha's Church 10 a.m. Int. Holy Cross Cem. Friends may call Wed., after 8 p.m.

George Oldham

Dec. 16, George Oldham, aged 82. Funeral services Fri., 2:30 p.m., 4326 Tackawanna st., Frankford. 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.

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.

William B. Reinard

Dec. 15, William B. Reinard husband of late Josephine B. Reinard. Relatives and friends invited to funeral services Thurs., 8 p.m. 775 N. 38th st. Int. Fri morning Pottsville, Pa., on arrival of 9:14 a.m. train from West Philadelphia Station. Omit flowers.

David Renshaw

Dec. 15, David Renshaw of 2035 Christian st. Relatives and friends invited to services Thurs., 8 p.m., mother's residence, 1520 Pine st. Int. private, Fri.

Elizabeth Riley

Dec. 15, Elizabeth M. Riley, wife of William H. Riley. Relatives and friends invited to funeral services, Fri., 2 p.m., 1819 Morris st. Int. private. Remains may be viewed Thurs. eve. Auto service.

Edwin Rogers

At Rancocas, N.J. Twelfth Month 16th, Edwin Rogers, husband of Elizabeth M. Rogers, aged 85. Relatives and friends invited to funeral, Rancocas, Sixth-day, Twelfth Month, 1 p.m. Conveyances will be at Masonville to meet 11:30 trolley from Moorestown. Int. Trinity Church Ground, Moorestown, N.J.

Ella C. (Carrigan) Schillinger

Suddenly, Dec. 15, Ella C. Schillinger (nee Carrigan), widow of Martin Schillinger. Relatives and friends invited to funeral Fri., 8:30 a.m., 1016 Pine st., Darby, Pa. Solemn requiem mass Church of the Blessed Virgin Mary 10 a.m. Int. Holy Cross Cem. Auto service.

Walter J. Scott

Dec. 16, Walter J. Scott, son of Joseph and Gertrude A. Scott, aged 18. Relatives and friends invited to funeral services Fri., 2 p.m., residence of parents, 3 .. .N. 8th st. Int. private. Friends may view remains Thurs., 7:30 to 9 p.m.

Harriet Silcox

Suddenly, Dec. 15, Harriet Silcox, wife of Samuel Silcox, aged 69. Relatives and friends invited to services, Thurs., 8 p.m., 817 N. Stillman st. Further services Brandywine Baptist Cem. Chapel, Chester county, Pa., Fri., 1 p.m. Int. Brandywine Baptist Cem. West Chester papers copy.

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.

Kate Smith

Suddenly, Dec. 15, Kate .. Smith, widow of John H. Smith. Relatives and friends invited to services Fri., 1 p.m., 861 Corinthian ave. Int. private, Hillside 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.

Anna Christina (Zindel) Staab

Dec. 15, Anna Christina Staab (nee Zindel), aged 74. Relatives and friends, members of the Holy Family League of the Sacred Heart and Altar Society, invited to funeral, Fri., 7:30 a.m., 1323 N. Marshall st. Requiem mass St. Peter's Church 9 a.m. Int. Most Holy Redeemer Cem.

Sister St. George (nee Conroy)

Sister St. George of St. Bridget's Convent, East Falls, Dec. 15. Relatives invited to mass at Mt. St. Joseph's, Chestnut Hill, Thurs., at 9 a.m.

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.

Jennie Wilson

Dec. 15, Jennie Wilson, aged 70. Relatives and friends invited to funeral services, Thurs., 2 p.m., 5813 Chestnut st. Int. private, convenience of family. Remains may be viewed Wed., 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.

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 17, 1919


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