|Birth: ||Feb. 15, 1886|
St. Clair County
|Death: ||Mar. 24, 1969|
As told by "Grandma Ball" and carried through the generations:
Cornelius Gleason lived next to the Ball property and he would court Agnes by meeting her at the south fence-line where the properties adjoined. They would go to the fence line and "yoo-hoo" one another whenever they wanted to meet.
Mt. Pleasant, Michigan; Daily Times News, page 9; Tuesday March 25, 1969
Mrs. Mary Agnes Ball, 83, 814 N. Lansing, died Monday, March 24, in the Isabella County Medical Care Facility after a long illness.
She was born Feb. 15, 1886, in Yale, Mich., and moved to the Mt. Pleasant area 80 years ago.
She was a member of the Sacred Heart Church, Blue Star Mothers, American Legion Auxiliary, Alter Society, Grey Ladies, Women of the Moose and the Auxiliary of the Medical Care Facility.
Survivors include five daughters, Mrs. Marvel Mahoney of Detroit; Mrs. Ismerie Galgoczi, Mt. Pleasant, Mrs. Virgiline Van Ommeran, Mt. Pleasant; Mrs. Lina Ruth Teeter, Clare and Mrs. Glenora Moss, Mt. Pleasant, two sons, Richard Ball of Mt. Pleasant and Edward Ball of Los Angeles, Calif., 25 grandchildren and 65 great-grandchildren.
A son, Thomas J. Ball of Mt. Pleasant, died in 1964.
Rosary services will be held Wednesday, March 26, at 8:30 p.m. at the Stinson Funeral Home.
Funeral services will be held Thursday, March 27, at 11 a.m. at Sacred Heart Church with burial in Riverside Cemetery.
Note: Researcher, John Croker has Agnes' birth place as Village of Speaker, Sanilac County, Michigan.
Cornelius Gleason (1852 - 1923)
Anna Quinlan Gleason (1856 - 1906)
Edwin Dwight Ball (1879 - 1950)
Marvel Margurite Ball Mahony (1906 - 1973)*
Anna Glenore Ball Moss (1907 - 1997)*
Thomas James Ball (1911 - 1964)*
Richard Cornelius Ball (1912 - 1973)*
Ismerie Ball Galgoczi (1917 - 1986)*
Virgiline A. Ball VanOmmeren (1921 - 2011)*
Agnes Gleason (1878 - 1882)*
Cornelius Gleason (1880 - 1882)*
John Robert Gleason (1882 - 1947)*
Mary Agnes Gleason Ball (1886 - 1969)
Margaret Gleason (1888 - 1907)*
Cornelius Joseph Gleason (1890 - 1947)*
James Gleason (1894 - 1954)*
Joseph Gleason (1895 - ____)*
Created by: Nadine
Record added: Apr 30, 2010
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