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John George Grasher
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Birth: Nov. 13, 1880
Clinton County
Illinois, USA
Death: Aug., 1942
Cook County
Illinois, USA


Services were conducted for John G. Grasher, United Spanish War Veteran, at Sennes Funeral Home last Wednesday. He was buried at Oakridge with full military honors by the Oak Park Post No. 80 U.S.W.V.

Mr. Grasher was 61 years old and had lived in Maywood since 1910. He saw service in the Philippine Islands during the Spanish American War and the Philippine Insurrection. He had been in ill health for many years. He was a past commander and adjutant of the now disbanded Harry Barker Post U.S.W.V. of Maywood and Melrose Park.

Surviving him are his widow, Edna, his sons John and James, a daughter, Evelyn, and three grandchildren.

From The Proviso Township Herald, Thursday, August 27, 1942, page 31 
Family links: 
  John Fremont Grasher (1853 - 1936)
  Josephine I Grasher (1859 - 1934)
  Edna Nebel Grasher (1888 - 1970)*
  Eileen Mary Grasher (1915 - 1921)*
  Charlie William Grasher (1879 - 1939)*
  John George Grasher (1880 - 1942)
  Theodore F Grasher (1885 - 1916)*
  Frank Antoine Grasher (1887 - 1936)*
  Edward Thomas Grasher (1889 - 1945)*
  Otto Lewis Grasher (1893 - 1958)*
*Calculated relationship
Oakridge-Glen Oak Cemetery
Cook County
Illinois, USA
Created by: Cal Bear
Record added: Nov 14, 2011
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