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Michael Joseph Cleary
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Birth: Dec. 29, 1862
McLean County
Illinois, USA
Death: Jun. 23, 1943
McLean County
Illinois, USA


EL PASO -- Michael J Cleary Sr., 79, of Gridley Township, died at his home Wednesday afternoon. The body was taken to the Otto-Vincent memorial home here. Funeral arrangements are incomplete.
He was born in Bloomington Dec 28, 1863, the son of Thomas and Johanna Green Cleary. He spent most of his life in the El Paso community where he was a well known farmer, He married Julia B. Hanifan of El Paso in 1882. He is survived by 10 children; the Rev. Fr. Thomas Cleary of Kewanee, Leo, Detroit, Mich., William and Michael Jr., of Gridley; Mrs Margaret Zinn, Alameda, N. M.; Mrs. Ella Nethercott, Piper City; Mrs Alice McGinn, Chicago; Mrs Isabell Ryan, Lincoln, Neb.; Frank, Ridgewood, N. J.; Mrs Camella Gibbons, El Paso, 35 grandchildren, three great grandchldren, and one brother, James, Chicago.
He was a member of St. Mary's Catholic church here. 
Family links: 
  Thomas Cleary (1833 - 1897)
  Johanna Green Cleary (1830 - 1904)
  Julia Bernadette Hanifin Cleary (1865 - 1933)
  Thomas J. Cleary (1885 - 1961)*
  William James Cleary (1889 - 1964)*
  Margaret Esther Cleary Zinn (1892 - 1943)*
  Mary Ellen Cleary Nethercott (1894 - 1968)*
  Alice Agnes Cleary McGinn (1896 - 1963)*
  Isabel Theresa Cleary Ryan (1898 - 1988)*
  Michael J. Cleary (1899 - 1976)*
  Loyola Charles Cleary (1901 - 1914)*
  Francis Clestine Cleary (1903 - 1988)*
  Camilla Genevieve Cleary Gibbons (1905 - 2002)*
  Michael Joseph Cleary (1862 - 1943)
  James William Cleary (1865 - 1947)*
  Margaret Agnes Cleary Hanifin (1867 - 1943)*
  John Cleary (1869 - 1869)*
*Calculated relationship
Saint Marys Cemetery
Woodford County
Illinois, USA
Maintained by: Charlene Kimpler
Originally Created by: Amy Robbins-Tjaden
Record added: Mar 09, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 18314947
Michael Joseph Cleary
Added by: Charlene Kimpler
Michael Joseph Cleary
Added by: Jeannine (Booton) Hall
Michael Joseph Cleary
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 Added: Aug. 24, 2008

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