Mar., 1879 Vale Summit Allegany County Maryland, USA
Aug. 20, 1944 Frostburg Allegany County Maryland, USA
Evening Times, Cumberland, Maryland, 21 Aug 1944: "Frostburg, Aug. 21-John Michael Bahen, 65, of 14 Washington street, died yesterday afternoon at Miners Hospital where he had been a patient since Wednesday. A son of Mrs. Isabelle (Murry) Bahen and the late Dennis Bahen, he was a native of Vale Summit. A former coal miner, he had recently been employed by the city in the water department. He was a member of St. Michael's Catholic church and the Holy Name Society. Besides his mother, he leaves his widow, Mrs. Anna (Nolan) Bahen, and the following children: Mrs. John Laing, Martin and Daniel Bahen, at home; and Private Dennis Bahen, stationed in France. He was a brother of Cornelius and Daniel Bahen, Steubenvllle, O., David Bahen, East Liverpool, Pa., Mrs. Joseph Kuhn, Middletown, O. Mrs. James Dixon and Mrs. Patrick Mooney, Detroit, Mich. Three grandchildren also survive. The Holy Name Society will assemble at the home tomorrow evening to recite the Rosary. Funeral services will be held from St. Michael'sCatholic church, Wednesday, 10:30 a. m., with interment in the parish cemetery."
Evening Times, Cumberland, Maryland, 24 Aug 1944: "John M. Bahan Rites-Frostburg-August 24-Rites were held yesterday morning in St Michael's Catholic church for John Michael Bahen, 65, of 14 Washington street, who died Sunday afternoon in Miners' Hospital. The Rev. Dominic A. Bonomo, assistant pastor of St. Michael's church, was celebrant of the requiem mass. Interment was in the church cemetery. Pallbearers were William Laing, J. E. Barry, Joseph Foster, Jr., William Pressman, Peter Lyons and Roger Murray."