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Emma Mary Bloedorn Mahan
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Birth: Feb. 22, 1893
Andover
Day County
South Dakota, USA
Death: Dec. 17, 1976
Rockford
Winnebago County
Illinois, USA

Emma was the daughter of German immigrants, Julius & Minnie (Luck) Bloedorn. She married William Michael Mahan, Aug 31, 1909, and to them were born...
Maurice William Mahan 1910 1992
Zylpha L Mahan 1915 2009
William E Mahan 1919 1929 (believed to have died in Groton, SD)
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Rockford Register-Star, Sat. Dec. 18, 1976 p. A7.

MAHAN - Mrs. Emma M. Mahan, 83, 1000 Chamberlain St., was dead on arrival at Swedish American Hospital at 8:45 a.m. Friday, Dec. 17, 1976, after being found in her apartment with apparently self-inflicted razor blade wounds in her arms. The Winnebago County Coroner's office said the case would be presented to a coroner's jury as a probable suicide at an inquest to be scheduled. Police reports indicated she was found at 8 a.m. by her son.

Born Feb. 22, 1893, in Andover, S. D. Lived 52 years in Rockford, coming from Groton, S.D. Employed as an inspector by National Lock Co. 14 years, before retiring. Survivors include a son, Maurice, Rockford; a daughter, Mrs. Zylpha Chapman, Rockford; two grandchildren and three great-grandchildren and three great-great-grandchildren; numerous nieces and nephews.

Services at 1:30 p.m. Monday, Dec. 20 in Long-Klontz Funeral Home, 428 Park Ave., with Rev. Dr. O. Garfield Beckstrand, pastor of Trinity Lutheran Church, officiating. Burial in Willwood Burial Park. There will be no visitation.

Rockford Register-Star, Sat. Dec. 18, 1976 p. A7.
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Lawndale Section, Lot 27, Grave 7; per message from ALva...TY!
 
 
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 Spouse:
  William Micheal Mahan (1886 - 1959)
 
 Children:
  William Lincoln Mahan (1919 - 1920)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Willwood Burial Park
Rockford
Winnebago County
Illinois, USA
 
Maintained by: Trish Lombard
Originally Created by: Connie Lou
Record added: Feb 06, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 104741165
Emma Mary <i>Bloedorn</i> Mahan
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Emma Mary <i>Bloedorn</i> Mahan
Added by: Trish Lombard
 
Emma Mary <i>Bloedorn</i> Mahan
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rest peacefully Dear,
- Trish Lombard
 Added: Feb. 10, 2013

- D.Frederick Birely
 Added: Feb. 6, 2013

- Connie Lou
 Added: Feb. 6, 2013
 
 
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