|Birth: ||Nov., 1881|
|Death: ||Jan. 9, 1960|
Kate Vander Starr was born Nov 1881 in Illinois according to the 1900 Cook County, Illinois census. She was the daughter of Martin and Mary Vander Starr.
She was married about 1912 to Cornelius Breen, son of Peter Breen and Jannetje Tanis . To this union was born two daughters, Marion I Breen whom to my knowledge never married and Janet C. Breen (1917-1997) who married Ed Lester Helge.
Kate Vander Starr Breen died in January 1960 in Chicago. She is buried in Mt. Greenwood Cemetery in Chicago. Here is the death notice that ran in the Chicago Tribune.
Chicago Tribune (IL) - January 10, 1960
Deceased Name: Kate Breen, nee Vander
Kate Breen, nee Vander Starr, age 78, beloved wife of the late Cornelius; dear mother of Marion I. Breen and Janet C. Helge. Service at chapel, 10928 Michigan avenue, Monday, 1:30 p.m. Interment Mount Greenwood. PU 5-0286.
Mount Greenwood Cemetery
Created by: Krystal Londo Kelley
Record added: Nov 16, 2006
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