LACKNER--Louise Lackner, Jan. 20, beloved wife of Ernest Lackner, mother of Mrs. H. N. Whitford; Mrs. R. O. Miles and Dr. Julius E. lackner. Funeral services private, Jan. 21, at 10 o'clock interment at Oakwoods cemetery. Please omit flowers.
LALLY-March 27, 1888, THOMAS F. LALLY, aged 33 years. Funeral Thursday, March 29, 10 a.m., from 3 Iowa-st., near Wood, to St. Columbkill's Church, thence by cars (C. & N.W. R.R.) to Calvary.. Milford and Waltham (Mass.) papers please copy.
Source: The Chicago Tribune, Tuesday, July 6, 1880 Transcribed by: Sharon Dickson (email@example.com)
LAWLER--In this city, of spinal meningitis, Edward J. Lawler, aged 36 years. Native of Quebec, Canada. Funeral from his late residence, 78 Seymour-st., July 7, at 10 a.m., to St. Columbkill's Church. Carriages to Calvary. Quebec and Montreal papers please copy.
LIVED ALMOST A CENTURY - March 20, 1896 James Leach Dies of Old Age Early This Morning.
James Leach aged nearly 100 years, died at the residence of his son, Edward Leach, 486 West Huron Street. Mr. Leach suffered no pain and death was caused from extreme old age. The funeral services will be held Monday at 10 o'clock from the family residence. The Rev. Isaac Linebarger will officiate and the interment will be at Forest Home Cemetery. James Leach was born near Loughfoil, Scotland June 3, 1796. When but a young man he made a tour of the British Isles and later settled in Port Hope, Canada, where he married Elizabeth Nugent Dec. 24, 1835. In 1864 he removed to Illinois and settled in Ogle County. In 1885 Mr. and Mrs. Leach celebrated their golden wedding at Creston, Ill. They came to Chicago in 1888 and Mrs. Leach died soon after their arrival here. The larger part of Mr. Leach's life was spent in farming. Mr. and Mrs. Leach had nine children, eight sons and one daughter, among whom are the Rev. William B. Leach of this city, the Rev. Charles Leach of Whittlier, Iowa, the Hon. Frank Leach of Grand Junction, Col., and Edward Leach, also of this city. It was unusual for him to be ill and he often boasted of never being bothered with a headache. A peculiar fact that Mr. Leach often mentioned was that he had a double set of teeth. He enlisted as a soldier in the Mackenzie Insurrection in 1836 and was active in Canadian politics. His first presidential vote was cast for Peter Cooper.
LEE--Jan. 26, 1902, MARGUERITE A., beloved daughter of Peter and Mary Lee (nee Madden), aged 3 years 9 months. funeral from parents' residence, 6633 Jackson-av., Tuesday, 10 a.m., to 49th-st. depot, by cars to Mount Olivet.
LEVY--On Sept. 6, 1888, CAROLINE, relict of the late Morris Levy, aged 58 years. Funeral from her late residnece, 361 S. Clark-st., on Sunday, Sept. 9, at 11 o'clock a.m., to Waldheim. All Friends invited. Detroit, Milwaukee, Newark (N.J.) and New York papers please copy.
LEYDEN--March 26, 1888, RICHARD, son of Thomas and Mary Leyden, Tullig, County Clare, Ireland; brother of D. P. Leyden and husband of Margaret Leyden, nee Murray. Funeral Wednesday, March 28, from 2114 Purple-st. at 9 a.m. to St. John's Church, thence by carriages to Calvary Cemetery. Following papers please copy: Kilrush, County Calre, Cork (Ireland), Pittsburg, and New York.
LIEBERMANN--Elsie Liebermann, Jan. 13, wife of the late Emil beloved mother of Emma, Ernst, Otto. Leo and the late William, and the late Mrs. George Tisch. Services Wednesday at 9:30 a.m. at late residence, 423 E. 48th-pl. Special train to Mount Maariv, leaving Union Station at 11 a.m.
Source:Chicago Tribune, Tuesday, January 1, 1901 Transcribed by: Laura Heide Krueger (HeideK32@aol.com)
LOFTUS, Hannah - (Nee Barrett) Wife of the late Thomas, mother of Patrick C., Officers, Michael F. & Thomas J., Annie, Agnes, Cecillia, & John & Mrs. J. CAMERON, res 49 Florimond St. Church of the Immaculate Conception to Calvary Cem.
LOTHROP--Loring Lothrop, age 64 years, beloved husband of Marie Lothrop, fond father of Clara and Fred Lothrop. funeral Tuesday, Jan. 21, 2:30 p.m., from late residence 1834 Larchmont-av., to Graceland. Boston and New York papers please copy.
LOW--William H. Low, beloved husband of Caroline B., father of William H., Jr., and Doris A. Low, at his residence 716 Ontario-st., Oak Park. Services at chapel, Forest Home cemetery, Tuesday, at 3:30 p.m. in charge of Siloam commandery, Knights Templar, Please omit flowers. Boston (Mass.) papers please copy.
LUEBS--William, husband of Wilhelmine Luebs, father of William, Herman F., Alwina and Mrs. Bertha Schoch. Services from late residence 1214 Fry-st., Tuesday, Nov. 26, at 2 p.m. Burial at Graceland cemetery.
LYDIARD--John Morton Lydiard, July 5, 1913, aged 72 years, beloved husband of Elizabeth, nee McKay, and father of Mrs. W. L. Fowler, Mrs. Fred S. Comstock, Henry O., Bessie F., Morton D., and Charlotte m. Lydiard. Born in Halifax, Nova Scotia. Funeral Tuesday, 1 p.m., from his late residence, 2646 N. Fairfield-av., by carriages to Rosehill. Member of Cleveland Lodge No. 211, A.F. & A. M.
LYONS--John Lyons, beloved husban of Emma, nee Dulen, son of Mr. and Mrs. P. Lyons, brother of Thomas, Mrs. T. Fennell , Mrs. R. Duffy, and Mrs. J. Fallon. Funeral Monday, Nov. 11, at 9 a.m. from parents' residence 2800 S. Western-av., to St. Charles' church, 12th and Cypress, where high mass will be celebrated, thence by carriages to Calvary. Member of local No. 35 Teamsters' union.
LYONS--Patrick Lyons, beloved husband of Bridget Lyons, nee Kinney, fond father of John, Timothy, Patrick, Margaret, Elizabeth, Mary Lyons, Mrs. J. O'connor, and Mrs. J. Barry of Lamont, Ill., at residence, 1218 S. 41st-ct. Native County Leitrim, Ireland. Parish of Ohizas. Providence, R.I. papers please copy. Funeral notice later.
McNAMARA--Edward S., beloved husband of Margaret McNamara, nee Doyle, father of catherine, Thomas, Edward, and Michael McNamara, brother of Mrs. J. Downey, Mrs. T. Evans, Miles, and Thomas McNamara. Funeral Tuesday. Aug. 18, at 9 a.m., from his late residence, 3069 Lock- st., to St. Bridget church, where high mass will be celebrated, by automobiles to Mount Olivet; member of Henry W. Longfellow council No. 708, R. A.
MAGUIRE--Mrs. B. Maguire, beloved wife of Bernard, fond mother of Sister M. Loretto, B.V.M., Dr. James B., Edward, Mrs. Katherine Schoepp, Mrs. Alice Wall, Mayme and Elizabeth McGuire. Funeral Tuesday, June 15, at 9:30 a.m. from late residence, 2011 S. Ashland-av., to St. Pius church. Burial Mount Carmel, For reservations call Kedzie 2394.
MAHER--MARY (nee Burke), at her late residence, 109 Seward-st., wife of the late James Maher. Funeral Friday, at 9:30 a.m. to Sacred Heart church, thence by cars to Calvary; member of Sacred Heart court No. 9. Women's C. O. F.
Source:Chicago Tribune, Tuesday, January 1, 1901 Transcribed by: Laura Heide Krueger (HeideK32@aol.com)
MALATESIA, Madalina - 31 Dec. 1900, wife of the late Joseph, mother of Louis, John & Joseph, Mrs. J. Oleene, Mrs. L. Ghipelli, Mrs. A. Berdighoni, Mrs. B. Ghianda, Mrs. O. Neri, Mrs. J. Smith. Church of the Assumption to Calvary Cem. Res. 41 E. Indiana St.
MALONE--Elizabeth Malone (nee Murphy), widow of the late Michael, fond mother of James, Leo, Frances, Dennis, Elizabeth and Mrs. M. A. Ball. Funeral Tuesday, June 15, at 9:30 a.m., from her late home, 4014 W. 21st-pl., to Epiphany church, where solemn requiem high mass will celebrated, autos to Calvary; member of St. Mary's court No. 6, W.C.O.F.; branch No. 962 L.C.B.A. For seats phone Lawndale 2556.
MOLONEY--At his residence, 2807 Hickory-st., Sept. 3, 1894, JAMES, the beloved husband of Hannora Moloney (nee Sullivan), member of charter Oak lodge A.O.U.W. and engine company No. 18, fire department. Funeral from his late residence Thursday at 9 a.m., to St. Bridget's church, thence by carriages to Calvary.
MALONEY--Mary A. maloney, beloved wife of the late John Maloney, mother of Mrs. Julia McCarthy, Mrs. Mary Lavin, and William Maloney. Member of St. Patrick's branch No. 75, C. K. & L. of America. Funeral from late residence, 519 S. Marshfield-av., Wednesday, Nov. 13, at 9:30 a.m. to St. Jariath's church, where solemn high mass will be celebrated; thence by carriages to Calvary cemetery.
MANGAN--Sept. 30, 1985, MICHAEL MANGAN, beloved husband of Rose Mangan (nee McKenna), and son of the late Thomas and Mary Mangan, aged 28 years. Funeral Thursday, at 9:30 a.m., from residence 48 N. Center-av. to St. Columbkill's church where high mass will be celebrated; thence to Calvary.
MARTEN--Emil, age 56 years, beloved husband of Ida Marten (nee Cross), father of Clara, Emma, Edna, Neda, Will, Albert and Willard Marten, brother of Leo Marten. Funeral, Sunday, Aug. 6, at 2 p.m. from his late residence, 1238 S. Karlov-av., autos to Forest Home cemetery.
MARTIN--Laura Casey Martin, June 13, beloved wife of Dr. George H. Martin and dear mother of Howard and George Jr., daughter of P. H. and Mary Wilder Casey. Funeral Wednesday 9 a.m. from late residence 6732 Cregier-av., to St. Lawrence church. Interment at Calvary. Arrangements Wentworth 5829.
MASON--JOHN E., beloved son of Edward and Mary Mason, brother of Mrs. Geo. Olson, Mrs. Wm. Sloan and Frank Mason, aged 29 years 5 months. Funeral Sunday, at 1 p.m. from his late home, 480 W. Ohio st., to Rose Hill.
MASQUELET--John Masquelet, Jan. 19, beloved husband of Margaret M., nee Oswald, fond father of Rose, Oswald, Margaret, Frank, and Albert. Funeral fro his late residence, 5208 South Justine-st., Wednesday, Jan. 22, at 9 a.m., to St. Augustine church, where high mass will be celebrated, thence by carriages to Forty-ninth-st., and Ashland-av. depot, by cars to St. Mary's. Please omit flowers.
MASQUELET--Dec. 6, aged 1 year and 5 days, Johnnie, beloved son of John and Margaret Masquelet. Funeral from parents' residence 4700 Ashland-av., Monday, Dec. 8, at 12 o'clock m., via Grand Trunk R.R., to Mount St. Maria.
MAY--Michael May, beloved husband of Mary, father of Michael, Mary, John, Lucy, James, Thomas, Margaret, Phillip May. Funeral Wednesday, June 16, at 9 a.m. from residence, 1038 Harrison-st., to St. Patrick's church, autos to Mount Carmel.
M'ARTHUR--Edward Thomas, beloved husband of May (nee Bagshaw), son of Samuel J. and Elizabeth, brother of William C., Samuel J., Albert C., Francis, John, Harold and Mrs. A. Anderson. Funeral services fro his late residence 2139 Montrose-bd., Tuesday, Nov. 26, at 3 p.m. under the auspices of Standard lodge No. 813, A. F. & A. M., to Rose Hill chapel. Member of Progress 940, Royal Arcanum.
M'CARTHY--ANNIE (nee Cronin), beloved wife of James McCarthy and mother of Thomas J. and Josie V.; member of St. Mary's branch No. 35, C.K.L. of A.; at her residence, 440 E. 29th-st., formerly of 78 29th-pl. Funeral notice hereafter.
M'CORMIC--PATRICK, Jan. 25, 1902, beloved husband of Barbara McCormic (nee Noogan), aged 38 years. Funeral Tuesday, Jan. 28, 1903, 9:30 a.m. from late residence, 51 Vedder-st., thence by carriages to Calvary.
McCORMICK--Jane McCormick, Feb. 17, beloved sister of Mrs. M. Anderson, Mrs. W. Gomersoll, John J. and Frank McCormick. Funeral Monday, 9 a.m., from late residence, 4405 Wallace-st., to St. Gabriel's church, where solemn requiem high mass will be celebrated, thence by autos to Calvary. Friends wishing seats call Yards 703.
McDERMOTT--Maj. John McDermott, beloved husband of Josephine, nee Conkey, father of Mrs. W. J. Poggensee and Emma C. McDermott. Funeral from late residence, 925 Irving Park-blvd., Thursday, 1 p.m. Interment Rosehill. Dubuque (Ia.) papers please copy.
McDONALD--Nellie McDonald, nee Hays, Feb. 13, 1917, at her residence, 654 W. Division-st., beloved wife of William, mother of Joseph and Mrs. Agnes Duffy and aunt of Nellie McDonald. Funeral notice later.
McGARRY--William H. McGarry, age 62, beloved brother of Ellen A., Margaret, and P.J. McGarry at his home in Downers Grove, Ill., Saturday, Nov. 9, 1912. Funeral Monday, Nov. 11 at 10 a.m., to St. Joseph's Catholic church.
McGARVEY--Sarah Nadine Jones McGarvey, wife of Frank C. McGarvey, daughere of Mr. and Mrs. C. J. Jones of Wheaton, Ill., at Havana, Cuba, Feb. 9, 1917. Funeral at Wheaton Friday, Feb. 15, 2 o'clock. Cleveland and Philadelphia papers please copy.
M'GUIRL--EDDIE, beloved son of Edward and Maggie McGuirl, aged 2 years 8 months and 21 days. Funeral Friday, Sept. 7, at 9 a.m., from parents' residence, 3637 Daly-st., Brighton Park, by carriages to Calvary.
McHUGH--Annie McHugh (nee McHugh), Jan 19, 1913, beloved wife of Felix McHugh, sister of Patrick, John, Hugh, Peter, Mrs. P. J. Kearns and Frank and Thomas McHugh. Funeral Wednesday, Jan. 22, at 9 o'clock from her late residence, 1924 N. Halsted-st., to St. Vincent's church, where high mass will be celebrated; by carriages to Calvary.
M'LOON--At his residence, 48 Boston-av., Feb. 15, Capt. ROBERT L. M'LOON, aged 80 years. Funeral Sunday, Feb. 17, by carriages to Rose Hill.
Notice: In reading other obituaries, M'Loon would be the abreviation for McLoon
McMELLEN, Feb. 6, at 12 o'clock noon at the residnece of his sister, GEORGE W. McMELLEN, aged 26 years. Funeral service Feb. 8, at 10 a.m. to St. James Church, Wabash-av., where solemn high mass will be held, thence by carriages to Calvary Cemetery. Milwaukee papers please copy.
McNARNEY--Mary A. McNarney, June 12, 1920, beloved sister of Mrs. Thomas Gahan and James J. McNarney and the late Mrs. John J. Cashin, Mrs. Timothy Sullivan and Mrs. Agnes Riley. Funeral from her late residence, 1409 Dearborn-st., Tuesday June 15, at 9:30 a.m., to Holy Name cathedral. Interment Calvary. Please omit flowers.
M'NEFF--Oct 30, 1885, ANN M'NEFF, at the residence of her son, Thomas McNeff, 4212 Wentworth-av.. Funeral Sunday, Nov. 1, at 10 o'clock, by carriages to St. Cecelia's Church, thence by cars to Calvary.
M'SHANE--MARY, beloved wife of the late Barney McShane (nee Hughes); born Cullyhanna parish, County Armagh, Ireland; beloved mother of Mary A., John and Katie B. McShane, sister of Nellie, Kate and Frank Hughes and Mrs. Hugh Gordon. Funeral from her late residence, 164 W. 47th. at Saturday, Nov. 18, at 9 a.m., to St. Elizabeth's church, where high mass will be celebrated, thence by carriages to Mount Olivet cemetery. County Armagh papers please copy.
MEEHAN--Mary Isabel Meehan, beloved wife of James H. Meehan and sister of James F. Bowers and Mrs. William A. Stapleton. Funeral from late residence, 6409 Jackson-av., at 9:30 o'clock Thursdaymorning, Dec. 19 to Holy Cross church, Jackson-av. and 65th-st., thence by carriages to Calvary cemetery.
MERIAM--Sept. 5, J. C., eldest son of Mr. and Mrs. J. L. Meriam, and husband of Nettie Meriam, aged 33 years. Funeral Friday, Sept. 7, at 1 p.m., at the residence of his parents, 355 Claremont-av., Friends invited.
MERSHON--Carrie W. Mershon, on Saturday, May 25, 1918, aged 75 years, widow of late Cornelius M. Mershon and mother of Florence B. Mershon, Mrs. J. S. Jackson, Mrs. A.S. Allen, Walter R. Mershon. Funeral Tuesday, May 28, at 2 p.m., from residence of Mrs. W. B. Pearce, 228 S. Oak Park-av., Oak Park. Burial Forest Home, private. Newton, Ia., and Oak Park papers please copy.
MERZIGER--John Merziger, father of Mrs. Charles F. Buehrie, passed away Sunday morning at his home, 152 Hill-st., at the age of 88. Funeral Wednesday morning, July 9, at 10 o'clock from St. Joseph's church to St. Boniface cemetery.
METZGER--John, Aug. 3, 1916, age 53 years, beloved husband of Margaret Metzger (nee Kane), fond father of John, Fred, Philip, Mrs. B. Bussie, Mrs. Irene Fletcher, George and Eleanor. Funeral Saturday, Aug. 5. at 2 p.m. from late residence 10648 Avenue G. by autos to Oakhill cemetery.
MOODY--Afton A. Moody, July 5, at his residence 806 E. Oakwoods- blvd., beloved husband of Josephine Moody, brother of Herbert, Arthur, Mrs. F. Wheaton, and Miss Carrie Moody. Funeral from late residence Monday, July 7, at 2 p.m. Interment at Mount Greenwood.
MORAN--James H. Moran, beloved son of Catherine and the late William Moran, fond brother of Mary F. Shaw, Marcella Gierschke, and Edward Moran. Funeral Friday 8:30 a.m. from his late residence, 3731 Greenview-av., to St. Andrew's church, where high mass will be celebrated, thence by autos to Calvary.
MORRISSON--Fayetta Charlotte Morrison, widow of Robert Morrisson, mother of James W. Morrisson, and Bertha M. Atwater. Services at the residence of her daughter, Mrs. Walter H.. Atwater, 1124 Sheridan-rd., Evanston, Thursday, Jan. 16, 2:30 p.m.. Burial private.
MORRISON--Wolf Morrison, beloved husband of Clara, nee Heidelberger; fond father of Philip, Mrs. Emil Arons, Mrs. B. Wolf, Isaac F., Aimee, Mindella, Erma, Gustav, Lawrence, and Adelyne Morrison, Funeral notice later.
MORRISSEY--William H. Morrissey, 1046 N. Hoyne-av., police sergeant, Thirty-third precinct, beloved husband of Leona Morrissey, nee Van Buren, father of Thomas and Alice Morrissey. Funeral notice later. Janesville (Wis.) papers please copy.
MOYNIHAN--Matthew F., Nov. 24, beloved son of J. M. and Ellen (nee Warren), fond husband of Flora, brother of Emmet, Frank, and Leo Moynihan. Funeral Tuesday, Nov. 26, at 9 a.m., from his late residence, 322 S. Winchester-av., to St. Jarlath's church, for solemn high mass, thence by carriages to Calvary cemetery.
MUNDERBACH--SARAH J., at the residence of her late sister, Mrs. Wallace Joadwine, 629 Fulton-st., mother of Harry and Edna, aged 41 years 3 months and 15 days. Funeral services at Barrington, Ill., Sunday morning. Train leaves Northwestern depot 9 a.m.
MURPHY--March 31, ELLEN MURPHY (nee Murphy), wife of Patrick Murphy and sister to the wife of Officer Michael Sullivan, and John, Patrick, Jerry and Mary Murphy at residence, 371 Halsted-st. Funeral notice hereafter.
MURPHY--Joanna Murphy, nee Hickey, at her residence, 6743 Bosworth-av., Rogers Park, beloved wife of the late Patrick Murphy and mother of John P., Mrs. M. J. O'Malley, William T., and Frank Murphy and the late Sister M. Januarius. Funeral Wednesday, Jan. 22, 10 a.m. to St. Jerome's church, thence by carriages to Calvary.
MURPHY--John J. Murphy, retired member of the Chicago fire department; beloved husband of Theresa Murphy, nee McGlynn; father of William, the late Edwin, and Mrs. Thomas Connell of Seattle, Wash., brother of P. W. Murphy. Funeral Tuesday, Dec. 22, from late residence, 2940 Fillmore-st., 9:30 a.m. to St. Agatha's church, where requiem high mass will be celebrated. Carriages to Calvary.
MURPHY--Aug. 3, at 4356 Shields-av., Paul, beloved son of William and Anna (nee Tracey) and brother of Robert, Marie, Arthur, Joseph, Anna and the late William and Elizabeth Murphy. Funeral Saturday at 10 a.m.; interment at Mount Olivet by autos. Friends wishing seats call yards 703.
MURPHY--William P. Murphy, beloved son of the late John and Ellen, brother of John F., Mrs. J. Ruedl, Mrs. J. Haase, Funeral Tuesday at 8:30 a.m., from chapel, 4313 W. Madison-st., Attracts's church, burial at Mount Carmel. Phone 518 Columbus.
MURRAY--Mary Louise Murray, Jan. 13, 1913, beloved daugher of Frank J. and Ellen Murray, nee O'Brien, at their residence, 3715 Jackson-av. Funeral today at the family residence, at 8 a.m. to St. Thomas church; high mass at 8:45 a.m.; by automobiles to Northwestern depot, to 10:55 train. Interment at Rockford, Ill. Rockford, Ill., papers please copy.