Category Archives: Obituaries

Sundays Obituary: John O’Connell

Fair Haven Era

October 1931

Funeral services for Mr. John O’Connell who died last Friday evening at his home on Pine St., after a five week illness were held at St. Mary’s church Monday morning.at 8 o’clock. Rev. PJ Long and JJ Dwyer officiated at the mass of requie. Mr. O’Connell was born in Canada.and has resided in town for the past six years on Pine St. Besides his wife is is survived by three daughters, Mrs. Coulman of Schenectady NY, Mrs. Daha and Mrs William Pratt of Hudson Falls NY, three sons, Dennis of Canada, Dan and John O’Connell of Hudson Falls NY, one half sister, Mrs. J. Gilrain of Fair Haven.

The internment was in St. Marys Cemetery on Washington St. and the pall bearers were Fred Moore, James Hickey, George Eaton, James Laramie, John Dutelle and Frank McDermott.

Sunday’s Obituary: Harriet Langdon

The Post Star, Tuesday, April 28, 1931

Mrs. Harriet O’Connell Langdon. 50, wife of Fred Langdon, died yesterday at her home on the Boulevard. Beside her husband she is survived by her father of Fair Haven, VT,; three sisters, Mrs. Fred Daha of Gloversville, Mrs. Thomas Coleman of Schenectady, Mrs. William Pratt of Watertown; three brothers, John O’Connell of Hudson Falls, Daniel O’Connell of Fort Edward and Dennis O’Connell of Therold, Canada. The deceased was a devout member of St. Mary’s church.

Amanuensis Monday: Obituary of Emma Felske

Chicago Tribune 17 Jul 1959

Felske – Emma Felske, age 72, July 15, 1959, beloved wife of the late Gustav; fond mother of Walter, Edward, Fred, and Florence Braun; loving grandmother of seven; great-grandmother of one; dear sister of Bertha Klopp, Margaret Voigtlander, Max and Ted Jonas. Services Saturday, 2:30 p. m. at chapel 3905-07 N. Lincoln avenue, interment Rosehill.

Amanuensis Monday: Obituary of Charles Klopp

Chicago Tribune  30 Aug 1944

Charles Henry Klopp of 3509 Belden avenue, beloved husband of Bertha, nee Jonas; dear father of Norine and Robert C. Klopp. Services Friday at 2 p. m.,  at funeral home, 3301 Fullerton avenue. Interment Town of Maine cemetery.

Amanuensis Monday: Obituary of Bertha Klopp

Chicago Tribune  21 May 1973

Klopp

Bertha L. Klopp, nee Jonas, beloved wife of the late Charles H.; fond mother of Robert Charles (Sharron) and the late Norine Poniatowski; grandmother of six; sister of Ted Jonas. Funeral services Tuesday, 1 p. m., at Neilsen Funeral Home, 3301 Fullerton Av, Interment Town of Maine Cemetery. Visitation after 12 noon Monday. BE5-6878

Amanuensis Monday: Obituary of Augusta Freiburger

Chicago Tribune  15 Nov 1958

Freiburger – Augusta J. Freiburger, beloved wife of the late Carl A.; devoted mother of the Rev. Paul M., Marie (Muench) Domerres, and Rev. Emil A.; also survived by five grandchildren and three great-grandchildren; dear sister of Emma Felske, Minnie Seifert, Bertha Klopp, Margaret Voigtlander, Max and Ted Jonas. Services Monday, 2 p. m., at funeral home, 3301 Fullerton avenue, Interment St Lucas’ cemetery.

Amanuensis Monday: Obituary of Fred Jaeger

Chicago Tribune 16 Aug 1961

Fred Jaeger, formerly of 3710 Southport avenue, beloved husband of the late Ella, nee Jonas; dear father of Ruth Hoffman, Ida O’Connell, Dorothy Ramsden, and Irene Fudacz; grandfather of eight; great-grandfather of one. Resting at Thomas J. Cooney Funeral Home, 3552 Southport avenue. Services Friday, 1 p. m. to Graceland Cemetery

Amanuensis Monday: Obituary of Rose O’Connell McAvoy

Chicago Tribune 23 Aug 1966

Rose O’Connell McAvoy, beloved wife of the late Frank; loving mother of Ambrose O’Connell, Linus O’Connell, Theresa O’Connell, Stephen and Andrew; fond grandmother of four; great grandmother of ten. Funeral Wednesday, 8:45 a. m., from the Hough Funeral Home, 4300 N. Central, to Our Lady of Mercy church. Mass 9:30 a. m. Interment St. Joseph’s.  PA-5-4300

Amanuensis Monday: Obituary of Frank McAvoy

Chicago Tribune 15 May 1955

McAvoy – Frank McAvoy, 1255 Addison street, suddenly, beloved husband of Rose. Services Monday, 1:30 p. m. at funeral home, 3552 Southport avenue. Interment Irving Park.

Amanuensis Monday: Obituary of Max Jonas

Chicago Tribune 5 Aug. 1969

Max H. Jonas, Aug.4, 1969, of Morton Grove, beloved husband of Jeanette; dear brother of Ted Jonas, Bertha Klopp, and Margrett Voigtlander. Member of American Legion post No. 134 and member of Loyal Order of Moose lodge No. 3. Services in Meyer Funeral Home, 625 Dempster street, Morton Grove, Wednesday, 10 a. m. Interment Ridgewood. Please omit flowers. YO S-2500

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