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Obituary of Charles DeGrave - March 17, 1939

Green Bay Press Gazette, March 17, 1939, page 18.


Charles DeGrave, 56, died this morning at his home in the town of DePere two hours after suffering a heart attack while working in his barn. He had been under a physician's care for several years .

The deceased, who was born in Brown county, is survived by his wid ow and two children, Alvin and Evelyn; and the following brothers and sisters, William of Bemidgi Minn.; Harry, Mrs. Joseph Cleeremans, Mrs. Albert Detrie, Mrs. Lucy Cleereman, Mrs. Joseph Renquin, and Mrs. George Martell, Green Bay, Mrs. Barbara Van Bell inger, Seattle; and Mrs. Louis Loy, Eaton.

The body will be taken from the Mohr funeral home to the residence, DePere, route 1, tomorrow. Funeral Services will probably be held Monday in St. Mary's church, DePere, and burial will be in the Finger church cemetery.

Death Record is found in the Brown County Register of Deeds Office, Volume 40, Page 443

Submitted by: Ron Renquin