KANE, Miss Mary E. Kane, Correspondent *
Long Hill, 4-21-1937, age 27...........
KEEFE, John Joseph *
John Joseph Keefe, of 354 Villa Ave., Fairfield, died yesterday (Monday, 1-8-1945) in Bridgeport hospital, after a short illness. Services will take place Thursday at 9:30 a.m. in his home and at 10 a.m. in the Church of Assumption with a solemn high Mass. An employee of the Raybestos Co. many years, he was a member of the Dewey Camp, 7003, Modern Woodmen of America. He is survived by his wife, Margaret Spillane Keefe; a sister, Mrs. Michael Walsh, of Middletown and several nieces and nephews.
John Joseph Keefe of 354 Villa Ave., Fairfield, husband of Margaret Spillane Keefe. Friends are invited to attend the funeral from his home Thursday Jan 11, at 9:30 a.m. and at the Church of the Assumption at 10 a.m. with a solemn high Mass. Friends may call after 4 p.m. Tuesday.
b. abt 1872
m. unknown - widowed
d. 1-1-1949, age 77 in Brpt.
KELLY, John Sprightley *
In this City, 11-17-1983, John Sprightley Kelly, husband of Mrs. Ruth Martin Byrne Kelly of 5814 Sioux Lane, Oronoque Village, Stfd., and the late Helen McGovern Kelley. Friends are invited to attend the funeral on Monday at 11 a.m. in St. Mark's R.C. Church, Wigwam Lane, Stfd., with a Mass of Christian Burial. Interment in St. Lawrence Cemetery, New Haven. Friends may call Sunday 3 - 5 and 7 - 9 at the Dennis & D'Arcy Funeral Home, 2611 Main St., Stfd. Memorials may be offered to St. Raphael's Hospital, New Haven, Conn., in his memory.
OBIT: Stratford: Services for John Sprightley Kelly, 76, of 583-A Sioux Lane, retired director of training for the Sergeant Co. of West Haven, who died Thursday 11-17-1983 in Bridgeport Hospital, will take place Monday at 11 a.m. in St. Mark's R.C. Church. Burial will be in St. Lawrence Cemetery, New Haven. The Dennis and D'Arcy Funeral Home, 2611 Main Street, is in charge of arrangements. Kelly was born in New Haven and was a West Haven resident for many years before moving to Stratford eight years ago. He was a graduate of St. John's College, Annapolis, Md., where he received his bachelor of science degree in engineering. He was a member of the Graduate Club of New Haven, the Oronoque Country Club, the Council of Industrial Engineering of America, and Institute of Indus.........
KENT, Michael (Brpt Post, abt 8-6-1909 - copy very dark, hard to read)
BURNED TO DEATH
West Cornwall, 8-4-1909, Michael Kent, 70 years old, was burned to death early today in a fire which destroyed his residence with all its contents. Mr. Kent was alone in the house, a daughter, Margaret, who lived with him, being away on a vacation. It is supposed that the old man was overcome by smoke and for that reason was unable to make his escape. The charred body was found in the ruins. The house was located on Pasco Hill, some distance away from any other dwelling, and was nearly consumed before discovery that is was burning was made. As there was no apparatus with which to fight the......nothing could be ............
KLING, Emma *
In this City (Brpt) 1-1-1869, Emma Kling, aged 52 years. Funeral from the German Church on State Street on Sunday Jan 3 at 1 p.m.
KNAUF, Henry W. *
In this City (Brpt), 7-21-1894, Henry W. Knauf, aged 64 years. Friends are invited to attend the funeral from his late residence, 42 James Street on Tuesday July 24 at 10 a.m.
KUBIK - In this city (Brpt) 3-2-1968, Hermine Mussier Kubik, wife of the late Joseph F. Kubik, Sr., beloved mother of Joseph F. Kubik, Jr., formerly of 645 Orchard St., Trumbull, aged 76. Friends are invited to attend the funeral from Charles T. Pistey and Son funeral home, 255 Barnum Ave., corner Noble, on Monday at 8:15 and at 9 o'clock from St. John Nep Church with a requiem high Mass. Interment in St. Michael's Cemetery. Friends may call Saturday 7 - 9 p.m.; Sunday 3 - 5 and 7 - 9 p.m.
LAGOJA, Mrs. Maria Regitnik?
In this City, (Brpt) 11-17-1983, Mrs. Maria Regitnik Lagola, widow of Anton Lagola of 679 Courtland Ave., beloved mother of Ernest and William Lagola and Mrs. Marge Pekar. Friends are invited to attend the funeral on Monday at 9:15 a.m. from the Funeral Residence of Frank Polke & Son, 1546 Fairfield Ave., corner of Hancock and at Holy Cross Church, Ffld. at 10 a.m. Interment in Mt. Grove Cemetery. Friends may call Sunday 3 - 5 and 7 - 9 p.m.
LeBLANC - In West Haven Veteran's Hospital 3-1-1968. Francis Albert (or Alfred) LeBlanc, beloved husband of Florence E. Remsen LeBlanc of 52 Ann St. Friends are invited to attend the funeral from the funeral residence of Frank Polke & Son, 1546 Fairfield Ave., corner Hancock on Monday at 8:30 a.m. and at St. Mary's R.C. Church where a requiem Mass will be offered at 9 a.m. Interment in St. Michael's Cemetery. Friends may call Saturday 7 - 9 p.m.; Sunday 3 - 5 & 7 - 9 p.m. Recitation of the rosary Sunday afternoon at 3:30.
OBIT: Services for Francis Alfred (Albert?) LeBlanc, 54, of 52 Ann Street a houseman with the Hotel Barnum who died Friday in the West Haven Veteran's Hospital, will take place Monday at 8:30 a.m. in the Frank Polke and Son funeral residence, 1546 Fairfield Ave. and at 9 o'clock in St. Mary's Church with a requiem Mass. Burial will be in St. Michael's Cemetery.
Francis A. LeBlanc
b. 1914 @ South Wareham, Mass.
s/o Peter and Laura Gagnon LeBlanc
m. Florence Esther Remsen (where/when?)
d. 3-1-1968 @ West Haven Veteran's Hospital
siblings: Wilfred LeBlanc
Florida LeBlanc b. abt 1912
LENNON, Patrick H. *
In this City (Brpt) 1-11-1894, Paatrick H. Lennon, aged 50 years, 6 mos. Friends are invited to attend the funeral from his late residence No 28 West Avenue on Saturday Jan 13 at 8:30 a.m. and from Sacred Heart Church at 9 a.m.
LUCEY, Frances Augusta *
In this City, (Brpt) 2-15-1895, Frances Augusta Lucey, daughter of Jeanette Dunning and the late David Shelton Beardsley aged 52 years, 3 months, 18 days.
LURIX, Emily *
In this City 1-6-1945, Emily, widow of Joseph Lurix, 1531 Stratford Ave.
LYFORD, Jay Browne
(Brpt Post Saturday 2-14-1914)
The funeral of Jay B. Lyford, a member of the firm of Lyford Brothers, who died at the Bridgeport Hospital yesterday 2-13-1914, will be from the home at No. 104 Park street Monday afternoon at 2:30 o'clock. The Rev. E.A. Burnes of the Washington Park, M.E. church will officiate. Lyford was taken to the Bridgeport Hospital suffering from an ailment that was later diagnosed as a tumor of the brain. Several operations were performed by Dr. E. M. Smith, but the ailment advanced, and it was a foregone conclusion some time ago that death was only a matter of time, measured by little progress of the disease. He died about 11 o'clock yesterday. Deceased was 43 years old and is survived by a wife, one brother F.H., who was his partner in business; two sisters Mrs. F.A. Smith and Miss Belle Lyford. Mr. Lyford was born in Wilton June...tion, Iowa, July 23, 1871. (typed as written) He and his brother came to this city about 20 years ago and opened up a clothing business on the East Side at No. 625 East Washington Avenue. The two got their training in the business in Boston. They made a success of their venture, and they have a branch store at No 1353 State Street. They were also pioneers in the automobile business in the city, and have been the local agents for the Oldsmobile and the Oakland, having their sales garage at No 42 Beach Street. Deceased was a member of the Samuel Harris, Lodge, IOOF the Business Men's Ass'n., the Bridgeport Automobile association, and a director in the American Bank and Trust Co.
LYON, Charles Henry
b. abt 1832 Rhode Island parents & siblings unknown
m. Matilda McNickle - where/when unknown
LYON, Clifton C. *
In this City (Brpt) 7-22-1894, Clifton C. Lyon, aged 25 years, 3 mos. 16 days. Friends are invited to attend the funeral from the West End Congregational Church Tuesday July 24 at 8:45 a.m. Interment at Deep River, Conn.
LYON, Edward H.
b. abt 1845
d. 1-1-1893, age 48 @ Brpt
LYON, George H.
Funeral services for George H. Lyon who died in Norwich State Hospital, 12-13-1928, will be held Monday afternoon at 12:30 from the chapel of Henry E. Bishop at 274 Fairfield Ave. Rev. Ernest J. Craft of Christ Episcopal Church will officiate. Burial will be in Park Cemetery. He is survived by two sons, Robert D. of Pleasantville, NY and George H. Lyon, Jr. of Woodbury CT. b. 1-6-1864 in Ct s/o Charles H. Lyon and Matilda McNickle Lyon m. Jenny Sherwood - she died 3-8-1905. O cc: a mechanic. d. 12-13-1928 Preston, Ct. a part of Norwich. B ur. Park Cemetery, Brpt.
LYON, George A.
b. abt 1904
d. 5-31-1946, age 42
LYON, Jenny Sherwood
b. 4-21-1874 in Brpt d/o Daniel F. Sherwood and Helen Cromwell Sherwood m. George H. Lyon d. 3-8-1905 - strangulated unbulical hernia following an operation. B ur: Park Cemetery
MALLORY, Walter W.
In loving memory of our beloved husband and father, Walter W. Mallory, who passed away 13 years ago today, 4-14-1961. We miss you now, our heart's are sore, Your loving smile, your gentle face, No one can fill your vacant place. Sadly missed by your wife Minerva, children and grandchildren.
(only partial - Saturday 12-13-1930 Brpt Post)
Funeral services for Walter Matthews who died at his home, 318 Pulaski Street, will be held at the funeral parlors of Mullins, Scott and Redgate, 1297 Park Avenue at 2 o'clock this afternoon. Burial will be in Lakeview........
McCOY, Richard S. *
In this City (Brpt) 1-1-1869, Richard S. McCoy, aged 30 years. The relatives and friends of the family are respectfully invited to attend the funeral from his father's residence on Chapel Street on Sunday Jan 3 at 1 p.m.
In this city (Brpt) on Thursday, 2-20-1919, Jessie, widow of William McGregor. Funeral service at her late residence, 56 Buckingham street, on Saturday 2-22- at 1:30 p.m. Interment at convenience of the family in Oak Cliff Cemetery, Derby CT.
McNICKLE, Sarah G. Knox
Funeral services over the remains of Sarah G., wife of Arthur McNickle, were held this afternoon at 2 p.m. at her late residence, 77 French Street. The Rev. Robert Higinbotham read the services which were attended by many relatives and friends. Interment at Park Cemetery.
One known daughter, Jennie B. McNickle b. Feb 1880 in Ct.
d/o Willliam Knox and unknown
m. Arthur McNickle (b Oct 1833 Ireland)
d. 1-22-1910 @ Brpt.
bur. Park Cemetery @ Brpt.
MIHALOV, Doris M.
Entered into rest in this city, 3-2-1968. Doris M. Mihalov of 560 Garfield Ave. Funeral services will be held Monday at 9 a.m. at the Larson Funeral Home, 2496 North Avenue and at 9:30 a.m. at the Holy Trinity Slovak Lutherean Church, Madison Ave. Graveside services, Tuesday at 1 p.m. at the Vine Street Cemetery, Hazelton, Pa. Friends may call Sunday 2 - 5 and 7 - 9 p.m. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the Kidney Fund, 357 Whalley Ave, New Haven, CT.
OBIT: Miss Doris Mihalov, 48, of 560 Garfield Ave., died yesterday in
Bridgeport Hospital, where she had been a medical patient since Feb 22..........
MILLER, George P. *
In this city, 11-18-1983. George P. Miller of 65 Palisade Ave. The Spear Funeral Home will announce arrangements.
MILLER, Joseph C. Miller
In this city, (Brpt) Friday, 4-12-1974, Joseph C. Miller, husband of Natalie Lynch Miller of 100 Wood Avenue. Friends may attend the funeral from the funeral residence of Mullins and Redgate, 1297 Park Avenue on Monday, 4-15-1974 at 8:30 a.m. and in St. Augustine's Cathedral at 9 a.m. with a Mass of Christian Burial. Interment in St. Michael's Cemetery. Friends may call Saturday from 7 - 9 p.m. and sunday from 3 - 9 p.m.
MILLS, David L. *
In this City (Brpt) 1-2-1869 David L. Mills, Sr., aged 75 yrs, 4 mos. The relatives and friends of the family and members of St. John's Lodge No 3, F & A.M. are respectfully invited to attend the funeral on Monday Jan 4 at 2 p.m. from his late residence in Brpt.
MONSON, Elmer *
Bear Creek, PA., Elmer Monson, 91, formerly of Brpt, Ct. a retired forman for the Underwood Corp. of Brpt, died Thursday (11-17-1983) in MPW Medical Center, Wilkes-Barre. Private services will take place at the convenience of the family in Pennsylvania. Monson was born in Rockford, Ill., and was a Brpt resident form 1933 until six years ago when he moved to Bear Creek Twp. He was a former sexton and member of the First Baptist Church of Fairfield, Conn, and he was a volunteer at the Crippled Children's Workshop in Brpt. He was also a mason. He was the husband of the late Mrs. Helen Louise Powers Monson. Survivors include a son, Ellsworth Monson of Westbrook, CT., a daughter, Mrs. Eldora Crawford of Bear Creek; four grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren.
MOORE, Joseph. Sr/
In this city (Brpt) 2-20-1919, Joseph Moore, Sr. Funeral will be held from the funeral parlors of C.L. Dennis, 558 State Street, when arrangements are made, notice hereafter.
MORGANROTH, Edward J.
In this city, Saturday 4-13-1974, Edward J. Morganroth, husband of Anne Kennedy Morganroth, of 28 Applewood Drive, Huntington, formerly of Bridgeport. Friends may attend the funeral from the Redgate Funeral Home, Main Street and Gorham Place, Trumbull (South of the parkway) on Tuesday 4-16-1974 at 9:15 a.m. and in St. Lawrence Church at 10 a.m. with a Mass of Christian burial. Interment in Mt. St. Peter's Cemetery, Derby. Friends may call on Monday from 3 - 5 and 7 - 9 p.m.
MULLIGAN, Ann *
b. abt 1828
d. 6-10-1888, age 60
MULLIGAN, Annie E. *
In Black Rock, 6-17-1899, Annie E. wife of William Mulligan, aged 36 years. Notice of funeral hereafter.
Anne E. O'Rourke
b. 1850-1855 Ireland
parents and siblings unknown
m. William H. Mulligan 12-29-1879 in Brpt.
children: Margaret Alice Mulligan b. 1880
Agnes Mulligan b. 1883
George E. Mulligan b. 1885
William Henry Mulligan b. 1887
Francis (Frank) Mulligan b. 1890, d. 1901
cause: insanity and apoplexy
buried: St. Augustine's
MULLIGAN, Frank D.
born 1-19-1876 @ Norwich CT
s/o Patrick Mulligan and Mary Cotter Mulligan
m. Margaret Anderson, divorced
children: Martha b. 1907
Esther b. 1909
d. 8-16-1959 @ Englewood Hospital of terminal Bronchial pneumonia
for two days, and heart disease for 20 years.
bur: Lawncroft @ Fairfield CT.
MULLIGAN, George E.
(Brpt Evening Post, Wednesday 2-20-1918)
George E. Mulligan of No 31 Waldorf Avenue, husband of Susie V. Seggell; died suddenly at St. Vincent's hospital last night. Mr. Mulligan was employed by the American Graphophone Company as an inspector in the automatic department. He leaves two children, George, Jr., and Helena, his mother, two sisters, Mrs. George A. (Margaret) Hahn, Mrs. George H. (Agnes) Bennett and a brother, William, members of the Bridgeport fire department. He was a member of Court Pequonnock, F. of A. The funeral will be from the late home Friday morning at 8:30 o'clock and a half hour later from St. Peter's church, with burial in St. Michael's cemetery.
George E. Mulligan
b. abt 1886 in Bridgeport
s/o Peter Mullligan and Margaret Reilly Mulligan
m. Susan V. Seggell 8-6-1913 @ Bridgeport Ct (she died 11-29-1953)
d. 2-19-1918 @ Bridgeport
bur: 2-22-1918 @ St. Michaels
children: George W. Mulligan, Jr. b. 12-16-1914
Helen Mulligan 4-19-1916 (wed Fred Douglas)
MULLIGAN, Peter *
In this city (Brpt) 2-9-1872, aged 54 years. Relatives and friends will attend the funeral from his late residence on Hanover Street, Sunday at 8 o'clock p.m.
b. abt 1820 - 1822 Ireland
parents and siblings unknown
m. Margaret Reilly 11-10-1851 @ Bridgeport Ct. She died after 1900
and also buried in St. Augustine's.
d. 2-8-1872 @ Bridgeport Ct
bur. St. Augustine's
children: Wm. H. Mulligan b. 1855 d. 1909
Mary Mullligan b. 1861 d. 1945
MULLIGAN, William H. *
William H. Mulligan, of 557 Colorado Avenue died at his home last night 8-1-1909. Death was caused by a tumor on the brain. The deceased left two sons, William H. and George, also two daughters, Agnes and Margaret. Mr. Mulligan had spent many years in the city and was very well known. The funeral will be held Wednesday and a Mass will be celebrated at St. Peter's Church.
OBIT: The remains of William Mulligan were buried this morning in St. Michael's Cemetery following the celebration of a Mass of requiem at St. Peter's Church by the Rev. Father Kelly. Miss ? Foley and Phillip Dollard sang "Ave Maria," "Heaven is His Home" and "Nearer My God To Thee." The pall bearers were Michael Hughes, Daniel Stokes, John Kelton, Daniel O'Neil, John Heaphy, and John Murren. The interment was in St. Michael's Cemetery.
William H. Mulligan
b. 11-27-1855 Bridgeport
s/o Peter Mulligan and Margaret Reilly Mulligan
m. Anne E. O'Rourke 12-29-1879 in Brpt.
she died 6-17-1899 @ Brpt.
occ: a blacksmith
d. 8-1-1909 Brpt Ct
bur: w/wife, Anne @ St. Michael's
one sister: Mary Mulligan - wed David Birch
Margaret Alice 1880
George E. 1885
Wm. H. 1887
Francis (Frank) 1890 - 1901
MULLIGAN, William H. *
In this City, 11-18-1983, William H. Mulligan, husband of Mrs. Katherine Herold Mulligan, of 53 Melrose Ave., Bpt. Father of William H. Mulligan of Ffld., and grandfather of William Mulligan of Stfd., and Miss Patricia Mulligan of Ffld. Friends are invited to attend the funeral on Monday at 9:15 a.m. from the Larson Funeral Home, 2496 North Ave. and at 10 a.m. in St. Ann's Church, Brewster St. with a Mass of Christian Burial. Interment in St. Michael's Cemetery. Friends may call Sunday 3 - 5 and 7 - 9 p.m.
WILLIAM MULLILGAN DIES AT 97; OLDEST RETIRED FIREFIGHTER
OBIT: William H. Mulligan, 97, of 53 Melrose Avenue, the oldest-living retired Bridgeport fireman, died Friday 11-18-1983 in the Tedesco Annex of the Dinan Memorial Center. Services will take place Monday at 9:15 a.m. in the Larson Funeral Home, 2496 North Avenue, and at 10 a.m. in St. Ann's Church. Burial will be in St. Michael's Cemetery, Stratford. Mulligan was born in Bridgeport and was a life-long city resident. He was a member of the St. Ann's Holy Name Society, the Council of Catholic Men and the Bridgeport Association of Retired Firemen. He was appointed to the fire department February 7, 1916, and was assigned to companies 1 and 11. He was called into the military in 1918 and was made an engineer in 1921 and retired in October 1963. Survivors include his wife, Mrs. Katherine Herold Mulligan of Bridgeport; a son, William H. Mulligan of Fairfield; two grandchildren, a great-grandchild; and several nieces and nephews.
William Henry Mulligan
b. 8-30-1886 in Brpt.
s/o William H. Mulligan and Anne E. O'Rourke Mulligan
m. Katherine L. Herold about 1916
d. 11-18-1983 @ Brpt.
bur: St. Michael's
MULLOY, Winifred J. Healy
Winifred J. Healy, widow of Patrick J. Mulloy, died in her home, 425 Park Avenue, Sunday evening (1-7-1945). She was a member of the Council of Catholic Women. She is survived by three daughters, the Misses Catherine A., Helen M., and W. Frances Mulloy, and one son, P. Joseph Mulloy; a sister, Miss Catherine Healy of this city, and three brothers, Peter Healy of Ireland, John Healy of Baltimore, and Michael Healy of Chicago, and several nieces and nephews. Services will take place in the home on Thursday at 8:30 a.m. and in the Sacred Heart Church at 3 o'clock with a solemn requiem Mass. Burial will be in St. Michael's Cemetery. Friends may call after 6 p.m. today.
OBIT: Winifred J. Healy, wife of the late Patrick J. Mulloy. Friends are invited to attend the funeral from her home, 425 Park Avenue on Thursday, Jan 11 at 8:30 a.m. and from the Church of the Sacred Heart at 9 a.m. with a solemn requiem Mass. Burial in St. Michael's Cemetery. Friends may call after 7 p.m. Monday.
MURNANE, Miss Maria *
In this City (Brpt) 7-22-1894, Miss Maria Murnane, aged 40 years. Friends are invited to attend the funeral from the residence of Michael McGovern, 25 Mead Street, East End, on Tuesday July 24, at 8:30 a.m. and thence to
Sacred Heart church where a solemn high Mass of requiem will be offered at 9 a.m.
MURPHY, Dorothy Ward *
Stratford: Mrs. Dorothy Ward Murphy, 74, of 381 Washington Parkway, a retired switchboard operator for the American Chain and Cable Co., Brpt, died Friday (11-18-1983) in the Lord Chamberlain Restorative Health Care Cen..............
In Stfd. 11-18-1983, Mrs. Dorothy Ward Murphy, age 74, beloved wife of the late Joseph Murphy, 381 Washington Parkway, Stfd. Friends are invited to attend the funeral on Monday at 8 a.m. from the William H. McDonald Funeral Home, 2591 Main St., Stfd and at 9 a.m. in Our Lady of Peace Church, Lordship with a Mass of Christian Burial. Interment in St. Michael's Cemetery, Stfd. Friends may call Sunday 6 - 9 p.m.
MURRAY, Mary T.
In this city (Brpt) 3-15-1903, Mary T. Murray. Friends are invited to attend the funeral at the residence of her son-in-law Andrew Krouse, No 69 Winter Street, on Wednesday 3-18 at 3:30 p.m. and from St. Mary's R.C. church at 9 o'clock with solemn high mass. Interment at St. Michael's Cemetery.
NEMETH, Miss Helen J. *
In this City, 11-17-1983, Miss Helen J. Nemeth, age 59, of 694 Ellsworth Street, Brpt. Friends are invited to attend the funeral on Monday at 8:30 a.m. in the Lesko Funeral Home, 1390 Fairfield Ave., and at 9 a.m. in St. Ann Church, Black Rock. Interment in St. Michael Cemetery. Friends may call Sunday 3 - 5 and 7 - 9. Wake service will be held Sunday. The family requests donations be made to the Cancer Society.
NEWELL, Mrs. Irene Chicko *
In Bpt. 11-17-1983, Mrs. Irene Chicko Newell, age 75, beloved wife of the late John I. Newell of 119 Old Town Dr., Stfd., mother of Mrs. Pearl Giannini, grandmother of Pamela Scinto and Dr. Arthur Pistey. Friends are invited to attend the funeral on Saturday at 8:30 a.m. from the William R. McDonald Funeral Home, 2593 Main St., Stfd., and at 9:30 a.m. in Our Lady of Grace Church, Stfd., with a Mass of Christian Burial. Entombment in St. Michael's Garden Mauseleum. Friends may call Friday 5 - 9 p.m.
NICEFARO, Elsie Celotto
Entered into rest, 4-13-1974. Elsie Celotto Nicefaro of 159 Fairmont Ave. New Haven, wife of the late Edward Nicefaro, mother of Michael A. Nicefaro of Milford, Ralph Nicefaro of Hamden and the late Anthony Nicefaro, grandmother of the late Lorraine Elizabeth Nicefaro. Funeral from the lovinne funeral home, 11 Wooster place, New Haven, Tuesday morning at 8:15 o'clock. A Mass of Christian Burial in St. Rose's church at 9 a.m. Friends may call Monday 3 - 9 p.m. Interment in St. Laurence Cemetery.
NICHOLS, Esther Abby *
In Daniels Farm. Trumbull CT. 1-11-1894, Esther Abby Nichols, widow of the late Boswell Starr Nichols, aged 81 years. Friends are invited to attend the funeral from her late residence, Daniels Farm, on Sunday, Jan 14 at 2 p.m.
NILES, Alton F. *
In Houston TX. 11-7-1983, Alton F. Niles, husband of Mrs. Marie Niles of Kings Point, Del Rey Beach, Fla. Memorial service Sunday Nov 20th at 3 p.m. in St. Peter's Church, Monroe Center. Interment in Pine Grove Cemetery, Newport, Ver. Donations may be made to the American Heart Fund.
NORRIS, Mary McCaulty
In this city (Brpt) 3-2-1968, Mary McCaulty Norris, wife of John W. Norris, of 131 Anson Street. Friends are invited to attend the funeral from the Robert E. Hennessy funeral home 2936 Main Street, Tuesday, March 5 at 8:30 a.m. and in St. Patrick's Church at 9 a.m. with a solemn requiem Mass. Interment in St. Michael's cemetery. Friends may call Sunday, 7 - 10 p.m.; Monday 2 - 10 p.m. Parking in rear of the funeral home.
OAKS, James O.
(Brpt Post - abt August 1, 1909) *
The body of James O. Oaks, who bled to death Friday evening from a bullet wound in his neck, inflicted with suicidal intent in his room on Butler street, was buried yesterday afternoon at Mountain Grove Cemetery. Services were held at the undertaking parlors of Rourke & Rourke and the Rev. W.I. Maurer, pastor of the Week (?) End Congregational Church officiated. There were many flowers received and among the friends who were in attendance were delegations from Nutmeg encampment, Independent Order of Odd Fellows; ? ? council, Order of United American Mechanics, and BridgeportStationary Engineers. The pall bearers were Frank Gray, C.M. Dowd, Charles A. Nichols, and P.J. Grace
O'KEEFE, Patrick T. *
Services for Patrick T. O'Keefe, who died Saturday (1-6-1945) in his 86th year, in the home of his daughter, Mrs. Harry Williams of 1569 Iranistan Avenue, took place today in the G.S. Larson service rooms, and in St. Augustine's Church with a requiem Mass. Burial was in St. Michael's Cemetery.
OLLIGINO, Louise *
In this City (Brpt) 1-8-1945, Louise Olligino, beloved wife of John Olligino, of 312 Exeter St. Funeral services will be held from the Parente Funeral Home, 530 Washington Ave., Thursday, Jan 11 at 8 a.m. and at St. Raphael's Church at 9 a.m. Interment in St. Michael's Cemetery.
widow of Hugh O'Rourke
b. abt 1849
d. 5-27-1894, age 45, Brpt
bur: St. Augustine's
b. abt 1850
d. 11-21-1890, age 40 @ Bridgeport
In Mt. Vernon, NY 4-11-1974, Miss Elizabeth O'Rourke of 8 South 14th Avenue, Mt. Vernon. Beloved cousin of William Mulligan of Bridgeport. Friends are invited to attend the funeral on Tuesday at 8:15 a.m. from the Lieberum, Heaphy and Doyle Funeral Home, 804 Fairfield Avenue and at 9 a.m. in St. Ann's Church with a Mass of Christian Burial. Interment in St. Michael's Cemetery. Friends may call Monday 7 - 9 p.m.
Elizabeth Alice O'Rourke
b. 4-2-1891 NYC
d/o Thomas O'Rourke and Elizabeth O'Berine (or O'Brien?) O'Rourke
d. 4-11-1974 Westchester County NY
bur: St. Michael's
O'ROURKE, Hugh *
In this City (Brpt) Hugh O'Rourke, aged 56. The relatives and friends of the family are respectfully invited to attend the funeral from his late residence on Pembroke Street at 3 p.m. Sunday.
b. abt 1812 Ireland
parents & siblings unknown
m. Catherine unknown
children of household re: 1850 Brpt Census
James Henry O'Rourke
bur: St. Augustine's
O'ROURKE, Stephen *
In this City (Brpt) 1-11-1894, Stephen O'Rourke. Friends are invited to attend the funeral from his late residence 90 Grand Street, on Saturday, Jan ? at 8:30 a.m. and thence to St. Patrick's Church where a high Mass of requiem
will be offered at 9 a.m. b. abt 1850 d. 1-11-1894, age 44 @ Bridgeport
PARKS, Oliver L. Parks.
In Milford CT 3-1-1968, Oliver L. Parks, husband of the late Doretta Mills Parks of 74 Harrison Ave. Services will be held at the funeral home of George J. Smith & Son, Milford on Monday.............
PERKOSKI, Andrew *
In this City (Brpt) 1-7-1945. Andrew Perkoski, son of the late Anthony and Julia Perkoski of 26 Clinton Ave. Age 37 years. Friends are invited to attend the funeral from the funeral residence of Frank Polke and Son, 1546 Fairfield Ave., cor. Hancock Ave., on Wednesday, Jan 10 at 8:30 a.m. and from St. Peter's church at 9 a.m. Interment in St. Michael's Cemetery.
Andrew Perkoski, 38, a shipping clerk in McKesson and Robbins, Fairfield, died Sunday in his home, 26 Clinton Avenue, after a short illness. Services will take place Wednesday at 8:30 a.m. in the Frank Polke funeral parlors,and at 9 a.m. in St. Peter's Church. Burial will be in St. Michael's Cemetery.
(Brpt Post, no date; however, abt 3-14-1903)
Funeral services over the late Friedericke Petzold were held yesterday afternoon from the residence of her daughter, Mrs. Julia Horger, 352 Fairfield Ave., and then from the First German Ev. Lutheran Zion Church. The services were largely attended. Rev. F.P. Wilhelm officiated. Among the many floral tributes were the following: Pillo, word "Mother," from family; wreaths, .............
PFALZGRAF, Mrs. Ida Palmer *
In this City, 11-17-1983, Mrs. Ida Palmer Pfalzgraf., widow of Frederick K. Pfalzgraf., formerly of Brookfield Ave., Ffld. Friends are invited to attend the funeral on Monday at 11 a.m. in the Larson Funeral Home, 2496 North Ave. Interment in Lawncroft Cemetery., Ffld. Friends may call Sunday 7 - 9 p.m.
PLUE, William *
In loving memory of our brother and father, William Plue who passed away on 11-19-1968. Sadly missed by his sisters, Cressie and Dorothy Plue. Sadly missed by his daughter and son-in-law, Julie and Gordon Lewis.
P0MIKAL, Martin *
Martin Pomikal, 65, of 1044 Boston Ave., died Sunday (1-7-1945) in his home after a short illness. Services will take place Wednesday at 8:30 a.m. in the C.T. Pistey funeral home, 255 Barnum Avenue and at 9 a.m. in the Sts. Cyril and Methodius Church. Burial will be St. John's Cemetery, Stratford. A resident of the East Side 37 years, Mr. Pomikal had been employed by Bridgeport Brass Company many years. He is survived by his wife, Catherine; five daughters, Mrs. Helen Kovac, Mrs. Catherine Mazzabufi, Mrs. Mary Hoboken, Mrs. Sophie Miller and Miss Genevieve Pomikal; a step-daughter, Miss Helen Hargus; three stepsons, Edward Hargus, in the Navy, Charles and George Hargus, of this city and eight grandchildren.
QUINN, William J.
Funeral services for William J. Quinn, son of the late Patrick and Mary Cleary-Quinn, who died in Fort George Wright, Spokane, Wash., on Sunday 12-7-1930, will be held at the funeral home of Boucher Ward and company, undertakers, 54 Washington Ave on Monday morning at 8:30 o'clock and at St. Charles Church at 9 o'clock, with requiem high Mass. Burial will be held in St. Michael's Cemetery.
Mrs. Constance Rahgo, 84, formerly of 1149 Haqncock avenue, wife of Lawrence Rahgo, died Friday 3-1-1968 in Bridgeport Hospital. Services will take place Tuesday at 8:15 a.m. in the Stratford Funeral Home of Dennis and D'Arcy 2611 Main Sstreet and at 9 o'clock in St. James Church with a requiem Mass. Burial will be in St. Michael's Cemetery. Mrs. Rahgo was born in Elkton, MD. and lived in this area 50 years. Survivors, in addition to her husband; are three daughters, Mrs. Fred Tangorra, of NYC, Mrs. Frank Thornhill of Granada Hills, Calif. and Mrs. Nelson Murcko of Stratford; 16 grandchildren and 16 great-grandchildren.
REILLY, Annie *
In this City (Brpt) 7-23-1894, Annie Hyland, wife of Frank Reilly, aged 38 years 10 mos. Friends are invited to attend the funeral from her late residence, 310 Pembroke Street on Wednesday July 25 at 8:30 a.m. and thence to St. Mary's Church where a high Mass of requiem will be offered at 9 a.m.
b. abt 1856
d. 7-23-1894, age 38, @ Brpt.
b. abt 1841
d. 7-1-1891, age 50 @ Brpt.
In this City (Brpt) 2-14-1895, Thomas Reilly, aged 55 years. Friends are invited to attend the funeral from his late residece, No 132 Pequonnock Street, on Saturday, the 16th at 9:30 a.m. and from St. Augustine's Church at 10 a.m. with solemn high Mass. Interment at St. Michael's Cemetery. b. abt 1840 d. 2-14-1895, age 55, Brpt
REMSEN, Jennie Doreta Hahn
In this city (Brpt) 2-20-1919, Jennie Hahn Remsen. Friends are invited to attend the funeral from her late home, 652 Atlantic Street, Saturday, 2-22 at 2:30 p.m. Interment in the family plot, Park Cemetery.
Jennie Doretta Hahn b. 3-9-1882 Bristol or Brpt
d/o Frederick August Hahn and Jennie Sarah Lyon Hahn
m. William Remsen after June 1900
m. unknown Kreh (re: certificate of death)
d. 2-20-1919 in Vernon or Brpt.
bur: Park Cemetery, Brpt
one known daughter, Florence Esther Remsen b. 8-3-1913
**family folklore - Jenny was a dancer and the family disowned her.
(Brpt Post abt August 1, 1909 - copy very hard to read) * The funeral services over the remains of Melville Rishor, who died at Springfield, Mass., a few days ago, were held yesterday afternoon at the home of the parents of the deceased, Mr. and Mrs. Christopher J. Rishor, of 114 Highland Avenue. The Rev. G.M. Brown, pastor of the First Methodist Church, officiated. There were many friends present from Springfield besides residents of this city. The interment was in Mountain Grove Cemetery.
RUBEY, Sarah F.
(this one is incomplete) Norwalk: Services for Mrs. Sarah F. Rubey, 92, formerly of Norwalk and the widow of George L. Rubey, who died yesterday (abt 3-2-1968) in the Pierce Memorial Baptist Home, Brooklyn............
SEAMAN, Anine Gates *
In Brooklyn, 1-10-1894, Anine Gates beloved wife of S. Augustus
Seaman. Friends are invited to attend the funeral from the Park Street
Congregational Church on Saturday at 3 p.m.
SEYFERT?, Bertha Ruth,
(Brpt Post, no date; however abt 3-14-1903)
The funereal of Bertha Ruth, the youngest daughter of Henry E. and Elizabeth W. Seyfert was held yesterday afternoon from the residence of her parents, No. 195 Deacon Street. There was a large atttendance and the floral
tokens were numerous. Among them were a wreath from Mr. and Mrs. J. Edward Elliott; wreath, Miss Ruth Marrick; standing anchor, John Hureaky; cross, Mr. and Mrs. Albert LaPan; crescent, Mr. and Mrs. Gustav Herthal; bouquets from Mr. and Mrs. B. Christensen, Wm. Huresky, Mrs. Elmer Shepard, Mrs. George Hurd, Mr. and Mrs. Edward O'Carne, Mr. and Mrs. August Miller, Mr. and Mrs. J. Leize, Miss M. Miller, Mr. Rusika and others. Rev. George Van Alstyne officiated at the services. Burial was in Lakeview cemetery.
SHERWOOD, Robert P.
(Brpt Evening Post, Wednesday 2-20-1918)
From the mortuary chapel of Walker and Banks in Fairfield Avenue Friday afternoon at 2:30 o'clock will be the funeral of Robert P. Sherwood who died yesterday, aged 37 years. The burial will be in Park Cemetery.
SIMONS, Morris *
Suddenly in this City (Brpt) 1-8-1945. Morris Simons of 1207 North Ave. Funeral services will be held at (The White Chapel) 309 Washington Ave., on Tuesday Jan 9 at 2:30 p.m. Interment in Loyalty Cemetery, Fairfield.
Services for Morris Simons, 47, of 1207 North Avenue, who was electrocuted Monday by a live wire while working in the Stanley Works plant, Seaview Avenue, took place today in the White Chapel. Burial was in Loyalty Cemetery, Fairfield. He is survived by his wife, Dora, and two daughters, Mildred and Cynthia.
SLATTER, George W. Slater, Jr.
In West Haven, 4-13-1974, George W. Slatter Jr., of 38 Walnut Street, West Haven, husband of Mildred Hull Slatter, brother of Mrs. James O'Rourke of Bridgeport. Funeral services will take place from the Keenan Funeral Home 38 Elm Street, West Haven, on Tuesday at 8:30 a.m. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at St. Lawrence Church in West Haven at 9 a.m. Interment in St. Lawrence Cemetery, West Haven. Friends may
call Monday from 3 - 5 and 7 - 9 p.m.
SMITH, Albert R.
In loving memory of my dear husband, Albert R. Smith, who passed away two years ago today, 4-14-1972. Wife, Olga
SMITH, Mrs. Bertha Beach
Milford, 1-7-1945 - Mrs. Bertha Beach Smith, wife of Richard A. Smith, president of the Smith Comstock Company, Inc. of Bridgeport, died today at her home, 38 Harborside drive. Mrs. Smith is the daughter of the late Helen Ives and James W. Beach. She was born in Milford and has lived there all of her life. For many years she was organist for the First Church of Christ and later for St. Peter's Episcopal Church of which she was a member. Services will take place from the funeral home of George J. Smith and Son, 135 Broad Street, Milford, Tuesday 1-9-1945 at 2 p.m. Rev. G. Everett Knollmeyer, rector of St. Peter's Episcopal Church will officiate. Burial in the family plot, Milford Cemetery.
STAMMEL, Frank William
(Bridgeport Post - no date; however, abt 3-14-1903) One of the largest child's funerals noticed in this city was held yesterday over the remains of Frank William Stammel, only child and son of John and Emilie Stammel on South Main Street. The services were conducted by Rev. Casper Brancer?, pastor of German Reformed Church, assisted by Rev. Henry E. Tweedy, pastor of the South Congregational Church, who offered prayer and spoke consolingly to the bereaved parents and assembled relatives and friends. The pall bearers were schoolmates of the deceased, George Lieberum, Ralph Carter, Earl Suilter? and Frederick Lyman. As the casket was taken to the grave, the members of the "Arion" sang the hymn, "Am Grabe." Interment took place in the Park Cemetery.
In West Haven, Conn., 4-13-1974, Gene Stanton. Funeral arrangement will be announced by the Robert E. Hennessy Funeral Home, 2936 Main Street, Bridgeport.
STOKES, Mae C. Nichols, *
Mae C. Nichols, wife of John J. Stokes of 75 Liberty Street died Sunday afternoon 1-7-1945, after a short illness. Services will take place in the funeral home of Lieberum and Heaphy, 866 Lafayette Street, on Wednesday at 2 p.m. Burial will be in St. Michael's Cemetery.
THOMAS, MARY A.
(Brpt Post 2-14-1914)
The funeral of Mrs. Mary A. Thomas, who died at the Bridgeport Hospital several days ago, was from the mortuary chapel of H.E. Bishop this afternoon at which the Rev. George M. Brown officiated. The body was taken to Waterbury this forenoon for burial. The Rev. Mr. Barton? formerly of this city officiated at the grave.
TRACY, Mrs. Katherine A.M.
(obit cut off; however, about 4-20-1937)
VITRO, Salvatore *
In this City (Brpt) 1-9-1945, Salvatore husband of Mrs. Carmela Vitro, of 247 Seaside Ave. Remains reposing at the funeral home of Louis E. Richards, 449 Washington Ave. Funeral arrangements to.......
WEBB, Mrs. Moleska
Services for Mrs. Moleska Webb, wife of Frank Webb, who died in this city (Brpt) Monday 4-19-1937, were held at the funeral home of Louis E. Richards and Son, 499 Washington Ave., today 4-21-1937, at 8:30 a.m. and at St. Anthony's church at 9. Burial was in Lakeview Cemetery.
WEHGER, Mrs. Mathilda Ratzloff
Trumbull: Services for Mrs. Mathilda Ratzloff Wehger, 85, of 158 Plymouth Ave, widow of Emil Wehger, who died Thursday (last day of Feb. 1968) took place yesterday in the Dennis and D'Arcy Funeral Home, with the Rev. Gary W. Miller, pastor of the King's Highway Baptist Church, officiating. Burial was in Lakeview cemetery. Pallbearers were Raymond Taylor, Edward Buddington, Heinze Johson and Alec Murray.
WHALEN, (only a partial)
,.......of 28 West Liberty Street, died suddenly Wednesday evening 4-21-1937. Funeral services will be held there Saturday at 9:30 a.m. and at Sacred Heart Church at 9. Burial will be in St. Michael's cemetery. Mr. Whalen was a member of the Holy Name society of Sacred Heart Church. He is survived by his father, William J. Whalen and five sisters, Misses Mary and Margaret Whalen, Mrs. Joseph Rice, Mrs. William Tyler, all of this city and Mrs. William Hines of Brooklyn.
WHITMAN, Frank S.
Graveside memorial services were conducted yesterday (March 1968) in Lawncroft cemetery for Frank S. Whitman, a retired manual training teacher in the Bridgeport school system and a former Fairfield resident, who died 1-29-1968 in DeLand, Fl. The Rev. Albert W. Scheckells, pastor of the First Baptist Church, of which Mr. Whitman was a former deacon, officiated.
WILKINS, Mrs. Eliza
Mrs. Eliza Wilkins, 88, widow of Thomas Wilkens ............ Bridgeport Post, Wednesday 4-21-1937
WILLIAMS, Richard D.
In Milford, 4-12-1974, Richard D. Williams, son of Mr. and Mrs. Richard O. Williams of 96 Ardmore Road, Milford. Services will be held at the Cody-White Funeral Home, 107 Broad Street, Milford, Tuesday at 11 a.m. Interment in Kings Highway Cemetery. Friends may call Monday 3 - 5 and 7 - 9 p.m.
ZEGA, Frank J., Sr. *
In Ffld. 11-15-1983, Frank J. Zega, Sr. beloved husband of Mrs. Carmella Santolupo? Zega of 130 Eastfield Dr., Ffld., devoted father of Frank J. Zega, Jr., and Mrs. Janet Kaminski and grandfather of Jeniffer Marie Julian. Friends are invited to attend the funeral Saturday at 8 a.m. from the Spadaccino & Sons Funeral Home, 499 Washington Ave., and at 9 a.m. in Our Lady of Assumption Church with a Mass of Christian Burial. Interment in Gate of Heaven Cemetery, Trum. Friends may call Friday 3 - 5 & 7 - 9 p.m.
SOME OBITS/DEATH NOTICES--ALBRECHT to JUDSON