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Henrietta Elizabeth Hofmann Hodge Gildehaus
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Birth: Oct. 23, 1866
St. Louis City
Missouri, USA
Death: Aug. 24, 1955
St. Louis City
Missouri, USA

St. Louis Post Dispatch
Mrs Henrietta Gildehaus Dies; Former V.P. Queen
Mrs. Henrietta Hodge Gildehaus, an aunt of motion picture Actress Betty Grable, died today of infirmities at Barnes Hospital. She was 88 years old.
Mrs. Gildehaus, who until recently lived at a nursing home at 4373 West Pine Boulevard, was a sister of Mrs. Lillian Grable of Beverly Hills, Calif., mother of the actress.
Mrs. Gildehaus, the former Miss Henrietta Hofmann, was a Veiled Prophet queen before the turn of the century. She was the widow of Henry W. Gildehaus, a wholesale grocer who died in 1932. Her first husband, Walter M. Hodge, a haberdasher, died in 1907.
Survivors, besides Mrs. Grable, are a son Karl H. Hodge of St. Louis and a daughter, Mrs. Lucille Gates, Beverly Hills.
Graveside funeral services will be at 3 p.m. tomorrow at Bellefontaine Cemetery. 
 
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 Parents:
  Charles E Hofmann (1844 - 1918)
  Sarah Elizabeth Goodnough Hofmann (1848 - 1939)
 
 Spouses:
  Walter M Hodge (____ - 1907)*
  Henry William Gildehaus (1861 - 1932)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Bellefontaine Cemetery
Saint Louis
St. Louis City
Missouri, USA
 
Created by: Karolyn [Kendig] McLain
Record added: May 06, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 52057834
Henrietta Elizabeth <i>Hofmann Hodge</i> Gildehaus
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Henrietta Elizabeth <i>Hofmann Hodge</i> Gildehaus
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Henrietta Elizabeth <i>Hofmann Hodge</i> Gildehaus
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 Added: Sep. 26, 2010
 
 
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