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Dolores Smith Beck
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Birth: Feb. 28, 1909
Death: Dec., 1972
Posen (Cook County)
Cook County
Illinois, USA

Beloved wife of Frank Beck and mother of five (5) three (3) of which are living as of this writing.

Born in Dubuque, Iowa to Harry V and Dolly Smith. Harry was a railroad man who worked on the train that traveled between Chicago and Savanna, Illinois. Her mother Dolly died when Dolores was very young. Her father Harry remarried Emma (Buchacker) Mangeng. Unhappy with her step family, Dolores met the love of her life Frank Beck and married young, about 1927. Seeking opportunity they moved to Chicago with her older brother Kenneth Smith. Frank and Dolores forged a new life for themselves in Chicago and soon started a family of their own. They raised three sons and two daughters from their modest home on South Wabash Ave in Chicago's Roseland neighborhood. Dolores passed away within two weeks after her beloved husband Frank died. 
 
Burial:
Holy Sepulchre Cemetery
Alsip
Cook County
Illinois, USA
Plot: Grave 5, Lot 57, Block 45, Sect 41
 
Created by: R Haynes
Record added: Mar 25, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 35119795
Dolores <i>Smith</i> Beck
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Dolores <i>Smith</i> Beck
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God bless you Grandmother Dolores Beck. May you rest in peace.
- R Haynes
 Added: Dec. 3, 2010

- Judy Curnell
 Added: Jul. 25, 2009
 
 
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