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Mary Bridget "Minnie" Allen Ahern
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Birth: Sep. 3, 1879
Garry Owen
Jackson County
Iowa, USA
Death: Aug. 19, 1938
Bernard
Dubuque County
Iowa, USA

Cascade Pioneer, August 25, 1938, page 1, column 3

Mrs. Jerry Ahern

Mrs. Jerry Ahern of near Bernard died at her home there Friday morning at 9:15 o'clock following a short illness.

As Mary Bridget Allen she was born September 3, 1879, the daughter of the late Mr. and Mrs. Thomas Allen and was married to Jerry Ahern at South Garryowen on Nov. 14, 1905.

She was a member of St. Patrick's church and the Rosary society at N. Garryowen and well and popularly known as a fine Christian character to many in this vicinity.

Survivors include her husband, two sons Francis and Walter both at home, Mrs. Joe Marbach of Bernard and Mildred at home; one grandson, three brothers: James, John and Tom Allen all of South Garryowen, and one sister Mrs. Pat Shanahan of North Garryowen.

Funeral services were held from her home to St. Patrick's church, North Garryowen on Monday morning at nine o'clock. Rev. Malone officiated both at the church and cemetery.

Casket bearers were Mike Lammers, Tade Penny Vincent Donovan, James Donovan, Joe Donovan, Mose McDonnell, Earl Miller and Clem Donovan.

Those from a distance attending the funeral were Sister Mary Patricia and Sister Mary Eleanor, Sisters of Mercy of Cedar Rapids, Mrs. John Brennan and Mr. and Mrs. Joseph Brennan and family of LeMars; John Young, Tom Dwyer and John Ryan of Wakonda, South Dakota.

 
 
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 Parents:
  Thomas Allen (____ - 1879)
  Eliza Jane Young Allen (1846 - 1917)
 
 Spouse:
  Jeremiah C Ahern (1880 - 1951)
 
 Children:
  Marie Ahern Marbach (1907 - 1995)*
  Francis J Ahern (1910 - 1988)*
  Mildred M. Ahern Goodall (1913 - 1991)*
  Walter T Ahern (1917 - 1978)*
 
 Siblings:
  James J. Allen (1871 - 1951)*
  Margaret Allen Shanahan (1873 - 1949)*
  John Allen (1875 - 1942)*
  Thomas Allen (1877 - 1963)*
  Mary Bridget Allen Ahern (1879 - 1938)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Saint Patricks Cemetery
Garry Owen
Jackson County
Iowa, USA
 
Created by: Joseph Cahill
Record added: Aug 13, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 74843148
Mary Bridget Minnie <i>Allen</i> Ahern
Added by: Joseph Cahill
 
 
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