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Charles H Kilmer
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Birth: Mar. 6, 1855
Milan
Dutchess County
New York, USA
Death: Feb. 22, 1937
Pittsfield
Berkshire County
Massachusetts, USA

Son of Cornelius Kilmer and Margaret Eliza Schafer
Spouse of Catharine Gately
Father of Helen, Charles, Gertrude, Robert and Raymond Leo Kilmer,

----- Obituary ------

Expert Mason Contractor is Dead

Charles H. Kilmer Worked on Most Beautiful of Berkshire Estates

Charles H. Kilmer Sr., 84, retired mason contractor, died last night at his home, 40 Charles Street, after a month's illness. Mr. Kilmer was born in Red Hook, N.Y. , March 6, 1853, and lived in Lenox. He came to Pittsfield in 1913. Mr. Kilmer in addition to being a mason contractor, was an expert on ornate fireplaces and worked at some of the most beautiful homes in Lenox, including those of Mrs. Henry White, Giraud Foster, Shadowbrook, the Berkshires Hunt County Club and Harris Fahnestock.

In November, 1896, Mr. Kilmer married Miss Catherine Gately of Lee. Mr. Kilmer was president at one time of the Old Berkshire Club, organized in 1919 on Depot Street. The survivors are his wife, one daughter, Mrs. Leigh Blaney, and two sons, Charles H. Jr. and Raymond L. Kilmer, all of this city.

Funeral services will be held Thursday morning at 10 at the home, 40 Charles Street.
 
 
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 Parents:
  Cornelius Kilmer (1832 - 1916)
  Margaret Eliza Schafer Kilmer (1833 - 1898)
 
 Spouse:
  Katherine Gately Kilmer (1867 - 1939)*
 
 Children:
  Helen Kilmer Blaney (1888 - 1963)*
  Charles H Kilmer (1890 - 1951)*
  Gertrude Kilmer Flynn (1892 - 1929)*
  Robert F Kilmer (1896 - 1914)*
  Raymond Leo Kilmer (1898 - 1959)*
 
 Siblings:
  Charles H Kilmer (1855 - 1937)
  John A Kilmer (1858 - 1927)*
  Daniel Kilmer (1861 - 1935)*
  Roselia Kilmer Saulpaugh (1865 - 1949)*
  Carrie J Kilmer Kelley (1866 - 1936)*
  William Kilmer (1870 - 1941)*
  Robert Kilmer (1874 - 1919)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Saint Josephs Cemetery
Pittsfield
Berkshire County
Massachusetts, USA
Plot: Secion O, Lot 21, Grave 5
 
Created by: Michael Stottle
Record added: Dec 06, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 45178758
Charles H Kilmer
Added by: Michael Stottle
 
Charles H Kilmer
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