Miscellaneous Early New York Times Obituaries

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New York Times - October 12, 1926
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Bates, Jerome Elliott, - On Sunday Oct. 12, 1926, beloved husband of Eliza Whitmore Bates (nee Barnes) services at his home 374 Washington 
Ave. Brooklyn on Wednesday Oct.13, at 3 P.M.

Bell, Sophie – daughter of Samuel and sister of Rebecca, Ruth and Charles Funeral services, Tuesday, Oct.2. At 10 A.M. Winter’s Funeral Parlors, 186 Lenox Av. Members Darcy chapter, O.E.S. invited.

Benedict –Sisters of Henrietta Society are requested to attend funeral of husband of Sister Rosalie Benedict Tuesday, at 10 A.M. from 159th West Street.   B. GOLDSMITH, President. Helene Liebman - Secretary.

Blake – On Oct.10, 1926, Robert Blake funeral service at his late residence 967 Summit Ave., Jersey City, Tuesday, Oct. 12, at 8 P.M. Interment Moravian Cemetery, Wednesday, 10 A.M.

Bloch, Joseph - Oct.11, 1926 Member of Radiant Lodge, 739 F. and A.M. Member of Free Sons, Hosea Lodge, No 37, Funeral services Wednesday At 1 P.M., Riverside Memorial Chapel, Amsterdam Av. And 78th St. Interment Machpelah Cemetery, Cyprus Hills. 
John D.A. Gerdes, Secretary

Blum, Henri, in his sixty-ninth year, beloved Husband of the late Rose Blum and devoted father of Marguerite Amdur and Paul C. Blum.  Funeral from his late residence, 404 Riverside Drive, on Tuesday, Oct. 12, at 10 A.M., Paris and Japan papers please copy.

Boniface  - On Oct. 10, Elizabeth beloved wife of Henry J. Boniface. Funeral from her late residence, 1,920 Lurting Av., Wednesday, Oct. 13. At 10 A.M.: thence to our Lady of Solace Church, White Plains and Van Nest Ave., where a solemn high mass of requiem will be offered at 10:30 A.M. Interment, St. Raymond’s Cemetery.

Brant – Oct. 11, 1926, Ella Leland, widow of Henry Benton Brant, at her residence, Piermont, N.Y., aged 58 years. Funeral services at Christ Church, Sparkill, N.Y., Wednesday Oct. 13, 1926 at 3 P.M. Interment Rockland Cemetery.  St. Louis papers
Please copy.

Brinckerhoff  – Maud Delmont, wife of Elbert a. Brinckerhoff, on Oct.11, 1926 after a short illness. Services New York and New Jersey Cemetery, 4,533 Hudson Boulevard, Jersey City, Wednesday Oct. 13, at 10 A.M.

Brown - On Oct. 11, 1926 Florence C. Brown, age 26 beloved wife of Lionel J. Brown, daughter of Mrs. A. Mario, sister of John Marto. Funeral from her late residence, 209 West 80th St., Thursday morning, 10 o’clock: hence to trinity church. West 82d St., where solemn High Mass will be said, interment Calvary Cemetery.

Burnham – Theresa Josephs of Neponsit, L.I., wife of Alex Burnham, daughter of Cora Josephs, sister of Muriel Silver, suddenly on Oct 10, Funeral services at the West End Funeral chapel 200 West 91st.  Wednesday, Oct. 13, at 10 A.M. 

Butts -  Suddenly, at Philadelphia. On Oct. 10, 1926, Emma Shreves, widow of Theophilus Butts, Sr.  The service will be held at Volk’s Mortuary chapel, 631 Washington St., Hoboken, N.J., on Wednesday Oct 13, at 2 P.M.

Conkling – 540 Manhattan Av., on Oct. 10, 1926, John Neville, beloved husband of Marietta Conkling (nee Baird) and father of Mabel Conkling, in his seventy-fourth year.  Funeral services will be held at the home of his brother-in-law, Mr. Frederick W. Smart, 243 Speedwell Av., Morristown, N.J., Wednesday, Oct. 13, at 2:30 o’clock, Interment at Evergreen Cemetery.

Coon – On Oct. 10, Katie (nee Schavrien), in her fifty fourth year, beloved wife of Alexander G. and devoted mother of Mildred Waldman and George Coon. Funeral from her late residence, 1,067 Caroll St. Brooklyn, Tuesday Oct. 12, at 2 P.M.

Corde – At Middlewtown, N.Y., Oct.10, 1926, Dr. David C9orde, formerly of the Ninth Ward. Funeral from Chapel, 671 8th Av., Wednesday 10 A.M.; thence to Holy Cross Church, West 42d St., where a requiem mass will be said for the repose of his soul.

Cunningham – At Fontanta, San Bernardino County, Cal., on Oct. 10, Laura Cox widow of William B. Cunningham. Funeral from her late residence, Tuesday, Oct. 12.

de Murias, Fernando E, suddenly, at Babylon, N.Y., Oct. 10,1926, husband of Virginia C. de Murias and son of the late Ramon and Clara Garden de Murias. Services will be held at his late residence Argyle Park, Babylon, N.Y., Wednesday, Oct. 13, 1926, at 2:30 P.M.  London, Paris and Havana papers please copy. 

De Vinne – Oct. 11, 1926, Theodore Brockbank, son of the late Theodore Low De Vinne and husband of the late Lillian Marquet De Vinne, in his seventy-fifth year.  Funeral services will be held at this late residence, “The Apthorp," Broadway and 79th St., at 2 P. M.  Wednesday

Doolittle – Nathaniel Ferguson, age 21 years, on Sunday, Oct. 10, at the home of his parents, Orrin S. and Grace Ferguson Doolittle, 388 Palisades Av., Yonkers, N.Y. Funeral private on Tuesday. Interment at Mount Hope Cemetery.
Philadelphia and Reading (Pa) papers please copy

Eggleston – In Providence, RI, Oct. 11, 18926, Ella Kendall wife of the late Arthur F. Eggleston of Hartford, Conn. Funeral services private. Wednesday, Oct. 12, 1926, at 12:30 P.M.

Ehrlich- Fannie (nee Stern), in her fifty-second year, beloved wife of Morris, dear mother of Louis, Arthur and Mrs. Sarah Glickman, devoted sister of Herman Stern. Service at Meyers & Co.’s Riverside Chapel, 78th St. and Amsterdam Av., Thursday, Oct. 14, at 10 A.M. 

Farrington – Saturday, Oct. 9, James Wesley, husband of Dorothy Anna Farrington. Funeral services at his late residence, St61 Norman Place, Tenafly, N.J., on Tuesday evening, Oct. 12, at 8 o’clock. Relatives and friends invited. 

Fisher – Oct. 10 Mary B. beloved wife of John Fisher. Funeral Wednesday at 10:30 from her late residence, 631 Edgecombe Av.: thence to Church of St. Rose of Lima. Mass 10 A. M. Interment at St Raymond’s Cemetery.

Fitzmaurice – Globe Lodge, No 588 F. and A.M. brethren: You are hereby summoned to attend funeral service of our late brother, Owen E. Fitzmaurice, Senior Warden, at his late residence, 238 West 238th St., on Tuesday, Oct. 12, 1926 at 2 P.M.

Foshay – At his residence, Southlook, Yorktown Heights, N.Y., Oct. 11, 1926, Francis Edgar Foshay, in his ninety-third year. 

Goergen – In the Bronx, New York City, on Oct.11, 1926, John Goergen, age 38 years. Funeral service at his home. 4321 Richardson Av., Wednesday evening, at 8 o’clock. Interment Woodlawn Cemetery.

Greenwald, Mendal, formerly of 989 Goerch St. New York beloved father of Joseph, Bella, Louis, Samuel, Harry M., Nathan, Esther, Fannie, Lenox Mary and Ray, suddenly on Oct. 11, Funeral from his late residence, 616 East 8th St., Brooklyn, Oct. 12, 12 noon. Interment at Washington Cemetery.

Hamburger, George – Beloved husband of Laura (nee Arnstein), and father of Sadie, Milton and Dorothy. Funeral Wednesday, Oct. 13, 1:30 P.M. Residence 831 President St., Brooklyn.

Hamburger – Amity Lodge, No 442, K. of P.: Members are requested to attend the funeral of our later brother, George Hamburger, Wednesday, at 1:30 P.M., from his former residence 831 President St., Brooklyn. I.W. FREITAG, K.R. AND S.

Johnson - Oct. 10, 1926 Marie Antoinette Davis, beloved wife of Ralph Miller Johnson and daughter of the late Fellowes and Marie Antoinette (Baker) Davis, after a brief illness at Peking China. Notice of funeral hereafter. Boston and Washington papers please copy.

Kellogg- Brooklyn, Oct 10, Helen Anne, wife of Orlando Kellogg, In her eighty-ninth year. Funeral services, Elizabethtown, NY, on Wednesday afternoon Oct. 13. 

Kohler – Suddenly, on Monday, Oct. 11, 1926. Katherine Kohler, in her eighty-ninth year, at her late residence, 376 East 142d St. Notice of Funeral hereafter

Kraner – On Saturday, Oct. 9 1926, Rachel widow of the Late Tobias Kraner, in her seventieth year, dearly beloved mother of Ida, Levine, Esther Wolman, Anne Hammel, Gussie and Ira. Funeral Tuesday Oct. 12, 1:30 P.M., from Riverside Memorial Chapel, Amsterdam Av., at 76th St. Interment at Bayside Cemetery

Ladner – Sarah, suddenly, on Oct. 10 at her residence, 145 Wadsworth Av., loving mother of Samuel, the late Isidore, Isaac, Joseph and Mrs. Esther Strelitz. Funeral on Tuesday, Oct. 12. At 1 P.M., from Meyers & Co.’s Riverside Memorial Chapel, 76th St. and Amsterdam Av.

Lawlor- On Sunday, Oct. 10, 1926 Ann Tormey Lawlor, widow of the late Michael H. Lawlor and beloved mother of Mr. John Fenning, Agnes A., Frank J., M. Augustine and Frederick A. Lawlor. Funeral from her late residence, 104 Broadway, Flushing, N.Y., on Tuesday, at 9:30 A.M. Solemn requiem mass at St. Michael’s church, at 10: A.M. Interment Mount St. Mary’s Cemetery.

Lee, Josephine, Campbell Funeral Church, Broadway, 68th St., Tuesday, 2P.M.

Livingston, Flora, in her seventy-sixth year, widow of the late Meyer Livingston and beloved mother of Hattie Adler, Lillie Schloss, Goldie Lechtman, Beatrice Friend, Leon M., Henry H., Isadore M. and Edwin M. Livingston. Funeral services Wednesday, Oct. 13, 1926, at 2 P.M. at the home of her daughter, Mrs. Adler, 226 Beach 118th St., Rockaway Park. Interment in Montefiore Cemetery, Springield, L.I. Kindly omit flowers.

McKenzie – Suddenly, on Sunday, Oct. 10, 1926, at his residence, 207 East 18th St., Brooklyn, N.Y., Andrew C. McKenzie, beloved husband of Isabel C. McKenzie. Funeral at Lafayette Avenue Presbyterian Church, corner of Lafayette Av. And South Oxford St., Brooklyn, at 1:30 P.M. Wednesday afternoon, Oct. 13, 1926. Interment private at Rosedale Cemetery, East Orange, N.J.

McKenzie – St. Andrew’s Society of the State of New York announces with profound regret the death of Andrew C. McKenzie. Officer and members are requested to attend funeral services 
Which will be held on Wednesday t 1:30 P.M., at the Lafayette Avenue Presbyterian Church, Brooklyn, N.Y.   HENRY MOIR, President –WILLIAM W. PEAKE, Secretary.

Mayer – On Monday, Oct. 11, 1926, Julius, beloved husband of Rae Leventhal Mayer and devoted father of Adrian. Funeral from his home. 732 Westminster Road, near av. H. Brooklyn, on Wednesday Oct. 13, at 2 P.M. please omit flowers. 
Hartford, CT papers please copy.

Newman, Richard, loved husband of Bertha and father of George, Arthur and Herbert. Funeral services at Scheuer Chapel, 146th St. and St. Nicholas Av., on Tuesday at 10 A.M.

Newman, Richard, Malmonides Benevolent Society, Brethren: You are requested to attend the funeral of our late brother from Scheuer Chapel, 148th St. and St. Nicholas Av., on Tuesday, at 10 P.M.

Peck – On Sunday, Oct. 10, 1926, Mary A., wife of the late Samuel J. Peck. Funeral service will be held at her home, Indian Point Road, Riverside, Conn., on Wednesday afternoon, at 2:30. Interment Sound Beach Cemetery.

Platoff, Israel at Riverside Memorial Chapel, 76th St. and Amsterdam Av., Tuesday, 10 A.M.

Podoshen, Nathan J., Oct. 11, Funeral from his late home Tuesday, Oct. 12, at 12 noon. Friends invited.

Pollack, George, Oct. 11, 1926, beloved husband of Martha, son of D. Pollack, brother of Moe, Jack, Joe, Sammy and Arthur, Anna, Fanny and Lillian. Funeral services Oct. 12, at 2 P. M. at Winter’s Funeral Parlors, 186 Lenox Av.

Robertshaw, Estelle. Campbell Funeral Church, Broadway, 66th St., Wednesday, 2 P.M.

Rosenthal, Isidor, on Monday, Oct. 11, after a lingering illness, devoted husband of Anna and loving father of Lena Wasbutsky, Charles H., Saul T., Charlotte, Harold and Mortimer B.  Funeral from West End Funeral Chapel 200 West 91st St., Wednesday, Oct. 13, at 2 P.M. Interment will be in Union Fields Cemetery, Queens, L.I.  Automobile cortege. Kindly omit flowers.
Pittsburgh, Philadelphia, Syracuse, Galveston and Montreal papers please copy.

Rosenthal, Isidor.  Empire city Lodge No 206 F. and A.M. Brethren: With deep sorrow we announce the death of Isidor Rosenthal, beloved father of our esteemed Worshipful Master, Saul T. Rosenthal. You are invited to attend the funeral services at West End Funeral Chapel, 200 West 91 St., on Wednesday, Oct. 13, at 2 o’clock P.M.
ARTHUR J. COHN, secretary.

Schlichting, Adele, on Oct. 11, in her sixty-fifth year, at her home, 145East 53rd St., after a brief illness. Funeral private. 

Schmid – At 80 Hamilton Av., White Plains, N.Y., Oct. 10, 1926, Dr. H. Ernest, beloved husband of Lucy s. Tripp Schmid. In his ninety-third year. Funeral services will be held at grace Episcopal Church on Tuesday at 3 o’clock.

Schneittacher – Empire city Lodge, No. 206 F. and A.M. Brethren: You re hereby summoned to attend an emergent communication to be held at Well’s Funeral Home, 165 East Tremont Av. 177th St,), Bronx, for the purpose of paying the last tribute of respect to our deceased brother, Herman Schneittacher, Wednesday, Oct. 13 1:30 P.M. By order of SAUL T. ROSENTHAL, Master, ARTHUR J. COHN, Secretary.
(Note: on the index this surname is spelled Schmeittacher) in the obit it is spelled Schneittacher)

Schuyler – At Highland Falls, N.Y. on Oct. 10 Louisa Lee Schuyler, daughter of the late George Lee and Eliza Hamilton Schuyler. In the eighty-ninth year of her age. Funeral services will be at All Saints’ Church, 20th St. and 4th Av., New York City on Wednesday, Oct. 13, at 10 A.M.
Boston and Philadelphia papers please copy.

Schuyler – The National Society of Colonial Dames in the State of New York announces with deep regret the death on Oct. 10, 1926 of Miss Louisa Lee Schuyler, a member of our society. 

Shore, Katherine (nee Zimmer). Beloved wife of Edward F. Shore, on Saturday at her home, 133 Montrose Av., age 44 years. Funeral Wednesday morning: requiem mass at Most Holy trinity Church at 10 O’clock. Interment St. John’s Cemetery.

Silverberg, Ray, beloved sister of William G., Anna and Laura Raphael, service at Meyers & Co’s Riverside Chapel, 76th St. and Amsterdam Av., Wednesday’, Oct. 13, 10 A.M. Interment Bayside Cemetery.

Singer, Abraham, Reposing at Riverside Memorial Chapel, 76th St. and Amsterdam Av. 

Snydecker, Herman, Oct. 11, beloved husband of Sophia, devoted father of Jennie Lansman, Andrew, Monroe, Jacob and the late Abraham Snydecker. Funeral service at Well’s Concourse Funeral Home, 165 East Tremont Av., west of the Concourse, Wednesday, 1:30 P.M. Chicago papers please copy, Kindly omit flowers. 

Spieler, Hyman, on Monday, Oct. 11, 9 P.M., beloved father of Gussie, Essie, Anna, Hilda, Max, Alex and Irving. Funeral Wednesday, 10 A.M.

Stager, Solomon, survived by his children. Services at Meyers & Co. Funeral Parlors, 228 Lenox Av., Tuesday, Oct. 12, a 2 P.M.

Stapleton, Patrick, on Oct. 11, beloved husband of the late Margaret Stapleton (nee Caslin) and father of John, James and George. Funeral from his late residence, 1,080 2d Av., on Thursday at 9:30 A.M.: thence to the church of St. John the Evangelist, where a requiem mass will be offered for the repose of his soul. Interment in Calvary Cemetery. 

Thompson, On Oct. 10, at his home, 122 Forley St. Elmhurst, L.I.  Burtis E. S. Thompson, age 52 beloved husband of M. Augusta Van Riper and father of J. Eugene. Charles V. R. and Frances Thompson and Edna T. Britt. Funeral at 8 P.M., Tuesday, Elmhurst Baptist Church, Whitney Av. and Judge St., Elmhurst. Masonic Services. Rockville Centre papers please copy.

Thorne – Oct. 10, 1926, Harriet Smith Van Schoonhoven, widow of Jonathan Thorne in her eighty-fourth year. Funeral services will be held at her late residence, 998 5th Av., Wednesday, 10:30 A.M.

Thorne – The National Society of Colonial Dames in the State of New York announces with deep regret the death on Oct. 10, 1926, of Mrs. Jonathan Thorne, a member of the society. 

Waldron-On Oct. 11, 1926, Hettie L., wife of Edward P. Waldron. Funeral services will be held at her home, 175Ivory St., Oyster Bay, L.I. on Wednesday, Oct. 13, 1926, at 2:30 P.M. Relatives and friends invited. 

Walker, Milton H., beloved husband of Clementine, and son of Celia Walker, Funeral from Riverside Memorial Chapel. Amsterdam Av. and 76th St., Tuesday, Oct. 12, at 11 A.M.

Webb- On Saturday evening, Oct. 9, 1926, Mary Gordon Webb, widow of Thomas B. Webb and daughter of the late John and Rebecca H. Gordon.  Services at her late residence, 155 Riverside Drive (88th St.), New York City, on Tuesday afternoon at 2 o’clock. Interment at Spring Grove Cemetery. Cincinnati, Ohio. 

Weintraub, Rose (nee Rehr): on Oct. 11, in her thirty-first year. Funeral Oct.12, at 2:30 P.M. from her late residence, 2,222 East 15th St., Brooklyn. Interment Mount Zion Cemetery. Sister of Cambridge Chapter, O.E.S., please take notice. 

Westervelt – On Oct. 11, 1926, John Calvin, son of the late Rev. Samuel D. Westervelt, at his residence, 7 West 50th St., in his eighty-fifth year.  Funeral services at St. Thomas’s Church, 5th Av. and 53d St., on Wednesday, Oct. 13, at 10 A.M. Kindly omit flowers. 

Wilson – At Winchester, Mass., on Oct. 9, in her eighty-sixth year, Frances Louise Wilson, wife of the late David W. Wilson and mother of Mrs. George S. Tompkins. Funeral services at Greenwood Cemetery Chapel (25th St. entrance), Tuesday morning, Oct. 12, at 10:30 o’clock. Kindly omit flowers.

In Memoriam

Loonam, Mary Graham.  In loving memory, anniversary mass of requiem, Church of Our Holy Redeemer, Freeport, L.I. Tuesday morning. HUSBANDS, SONS AND DAUGHTERS.

Sovak, In ever loving memory of our beloved one, who passed away Oct. 12, 1915

Stein, In loving memory of our beloved son and my dear brother, Morris, who passed away Oct. 12, 1918 FATHER, MOTHER AND SISTER.

Weiss, Mary. In loving memory of darling sister, who died Oct. 12, 1924? 


Wolff, William, unveiling of monument in memory of William Wolff, brother of Helen and Joseph Wolff and Moses Steinbert, New Mount Carmel Cemetery, Sunday, Oct. 17, at 2:30 P.M. In case of rain, following Sunday.

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