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Frances G. "Fran" Glatczak McCay
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Birth: 1898
Bessemer
Gogebic County
Michigan, USA
Death: Oct. 3, 1927
Valparaiso
Porter County
Indiana, USA

Francis was the daughter of Nick and Martha Zynda Glatczak. Nick and Martha both immigrated to America with their parents in the mid 1880's They met and married in Michigan and raised a family of 12 children in Bessermer, MI. Francis was their third child. Francis married Peter B. McCay of Indiana. Francis and Peter had two children: Frank and Dollie both born in IL before the family moved back to Indiana.

Francis played the piano at the theater before and during intermission, Frank and Dollie would get to go to the movies with their mother and thought it was such a treat!

Francis took Dollie to kindergarten when Dollie was not quite 5, getting to the school to sign up they found that Dollie could not come till the next yr. Dollie was so upset that Francis took her to the five and dime and purchased school supplies for Dollie and home schooled Dollie that year.

Francis was visiting her mother when word came that her husband was ill. She and her younger sister Josephine (12) left to return to Peter, but before she could get back, she lost control of the car and it rolled into a ditch filled with water. The steering wheel trapped her in the car and she drowned before help could come. Josephine was able to escape without injury.


 
 
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 Parents:
  Nick Glatczak (1866 - 1950)
  Martha Zynda Glatczak (1872 - 1942)
 
 Spouse:
  Peter B Mccay (1896 - 1970)
 
 Children:
  Frank Bryan McCay (1917 - 2001)*
  Dollie Delores McCay Smelser (1920 - 2011)*
 
 Siblings:
  John Glatczak (1895 - 1969)*
  Frances G. Glatczak McCay (1898 - 1927)
  Andrew Glatczak (1906 - 1921)*
  Anton Glatczak (1908 - 1956)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Highland Cemetery
North Judson
Starke County
Indiana, USA
Plot: Section 15
 
Maintained by: mishpocha99
Originally Created by: Craig Rohrer
Record added: Jan 22, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 64527907
Frances G. Fran <i>Glatczak</i> McCay
Added by: mishpocha99
 
Frances G. Fran <i>Glatczak</i> McCay
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Gone but not forgotten
- mishpocha99
 Added: Jul. 5, 2011
 
 
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