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Veronica Gertrude Burke Nall
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Birth: Feb. 12, 1868
Kansas City
Wyandotte County
Kansas, USA
Death: May 10, 1963
Oakland
Alameda County
California, USA

Veronica was a graduate of the Conservatory of Music in KS or MO. She taught classical piano to the John Nall children. It was here she met and married Robert E. Lee Nall, son of John Nall and Susan Emma Mooney. They were married by a Catholic priest in Glen, Johnson County, KS on February 23, 1895. Robert was 22 and Veronica was 27.

Robert was quite the musician himself. He played the guitar, mandolin, harmonica, and piano. He was also artistic and loved to draw with us.

Pop Nall, as my dad called him, loved children, as he was very kind and patient with me and my siblings when we were young. Gramma "Nanna" Veronica was the same way. And I can only conclude that they were this way because of the tender but strict upbringing they received from their parents.

Robert and Veronica had four children: Lorraine, Katherine, Infant Boy b. Sep. 20, 1904/d. 1904, and Cornelia.

Obit:
Oakland Tribune
Oakland, Alameda, CA
Sunday, May 12, 1963

NALL, Veronica G., in Oakland, May 10, 1963, of 2931 Regent Street, Berkeley, dearly beloved wife of the late Robert NALL; loving mother of Mrs. Lorraine RAMOS, Mrs. Katherine PACHEO and Mrs. Cornelia VEIO; loving grandmother of E. Joe TULLEY and Warren CHAPMAN, John Robert LORIMER and Jerry, Freddie, Danny, Elaine, and Carolyn VEIO and Mrs. Gloria TRUEX; also survived by nine great grandchildren. A native of Kansas.

Friends are invited to attend the funeral Monday, May 13, at 8:30 a.m. from the Bayview chapel of Freeman and Cox, Roach and Leonard, 2414 Grove Street, Berkeley, thence to St. Augustine's Church where a Requiem Mass will be offered for the repose of her soul commencing at 9 a.m. Recitation of the rosary, Sunday evening at 8 o'clock. Interment, St. Joseph's Cemetery.

 
 
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 Parents:
  Michael J. Burke (1815 - 1900)
  Catherine Martin Burke (1825 - 1904)
 
 Spouse:
  Robert E Lee Nall (1872 - 1961)
 
 Children:
  Katherine Evelyn Nall Bercovich (1903 - 1971)*
  Cornelia Winifred Nall Veio (1909 - 2008)*
 
 Siblings:
  Laura Mary Burke Buckley (1852 - 1882)*
  William Francis Burke (1855 - 1947)*
  Joseph H. Burke (1858 - 1905)*
  Anna B. Burke Nelson (1864 - 1952)*
  Christina Burke Haire (1866 - 1953)*
  Veronica Gertrude Burke Nall (1868 - 1963)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
Veronica Gertrude Nall, was re-interred at St. Mary's Cemetery on March 15, 1971. She was originally buried in St. Jospeh's Cemetery in San Pablo, California.

Per St. Mary's Cemetery: According to the entry in our burial book, a Mr. John R. Lorimer's name is noted as the person who made the arrangements. It also says that Veronica was buried with a Katherine E. Bercovich. Katherine was buried on Saturday, 3/13/1971 and Veronica placed in same grave on Monday, 3/15/1971.
 
Note: Headstone was engraved with wrong given name. Should be Veronica not Virginia
 
Burial:
Saint Marys Cemetery
Oakland
Alameda County
California, USA
Plot: 0-1-W1-10, Section-row-Walkway-Grave
 
Created by: Carol Veio
Record added: Oct 27, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 43614945
Veronica Gertrude <i>Burke</i> Nall
Added by: Carol Veio
 
Veronica Gertrude <i>Burke</i> Nall
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- Lillie Riney
 Added: Jan. 17, 2014
Jesus lives, Gramma Nanna. I miss you.
- Carol Veio
 Added: Mar. 31, 2010
Nanna---I love you and miss you.
- Carol Veio
 Added: Dec. 4, 2009
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