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Gordon Joseph Courneya
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Birth: May 19, 1903
Waverly
Wright County
Minnesota, USA
Death: May 20, 1974
Hammond
Lake County
Indiana, USA

OBITUARY

Gordon J. Courneya, age 71, of Hammond, passed away Monday, May 20 at St. Margaret hospital.
Survivors: wife, Lila; two sons, Martin James of California, Eugene (Judy) of Hammond; two daughters, Lillian (James) Bement of Hammond; Patricia (Glenn) Savage of Texas; seventeen grandchildren; sixteen great- grandchildren; one sister, Mary Hardy of St. Paul. Minn.
Funeral services will be held Friday at 9:30 a.m. at Solan Funeral Home, 7109 Calumet Ave., Hammond and at 10 a.m. at St. John Bosco Church with Msgr. Everard Klein celebrating the mass. Burial, St. Joseph Cemetery, Hammond. Friends may call Wednesday evening from 7-9 p.m. and Thursday from 2-5 and 7-9 p.m. Rosary will be recited Thursday evening at 8:15 p.m.
He was a member of the I.B.E.W. Local 531 in LaPorte. He was also a member of the Holy Name Society and of the National Council of Senior Citizens. He was a Hammond area resident 33 years and a retired electrician.

 
 
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 Parents:
  Gilbert Daniel Courneya (1853 - 1929)
  Jeanette Agnes Courneya Courneya (1865 - 1927)
 
 Spouse:
  Lila Wilhelmina Kjorven Courneya (1902 - 1987)*
 
 Children:
  Martin James Courneya (1922 - 2010)*
  Lillian Aurelia Courneya Bement (1924 - 1995)*
  Eugene Gordon Courneya (1942 - 2014)*
 
 Siblings:
  Louis Gilbert Courneya (1884 - 1963)*
  John Joseph Courneya (1888 - 1967)*
  James Mathias Conley (1890 - 1964)*
  Nelson J. Conley (1892 - 1970)*
  Gordon Joseph Courneya (1903 - 1974)
  Mary Luella Courneya Hardy (1906 - 1989)*
  Annabell Courneya Peck (1915 - 1954)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
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Burial:
Saint John Saint Joseph Catholic Cemetery
Hammond
Lake County
Indiana, USA
 
Created by: Clarice Courneya
Record added: Sep 05, 2002
Find A Grave Memorial# 6757017
Gordon Joseph Courneya
Added by: Clarice Courneya
 
Gordon Joseph Courneya
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