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Martha Jane Bratton Danhausen
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Birth: Feb. 1, 1939
Kankakee
Kankakee County
Illinois, USA
Death: Dec. 27, 2007
Kankakee
Kankakee County
Illinois, USA

Martha Jane Danhausen, 68, of Limestone Township, died Thursday (Dec. 27, 2007).

Burial will be in Mound Grove Gardens

Ms. Danhausen was born Feb. 1, 1939, in Kankakee. She is the daughter of Walter G. and Lillian Warner Bratton and was a member of a pioneering Kankakee County family. Ms. Danhausen received her Juris Doctor from Chicago Kent College of Law at the age of 48. She was a respected attorney in private practice in Kankakee since 1988 and later expanded with an office in Watseka. She was active in the legal community serving as treasurer of the Kankakee County Bar Association. In addition, she did pro bono work for Prairie State Legal Services and helped organize "Law Day" for children in the community.

She was the loving mother of three children, Kyle L. Danhausen of Limestone Township, Grant B. Danhausen of Washington, D.C., and Cynthia L. Jakob of Kankakee.

She is also survived by two sisters and one brother-in-law, Ursula and Donald Crull, and Edith Ramirez, all of Florida. She is preceded in death by her parents.
 
 
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 Parents:
  Walter Grant Bratton (1876 - 1961)
  Lillian Augusta Warner Bratton (1900 - 1983)
 
 Sibling:
  Ursula Bratton Crull (1936 - ____)*
  Martha Jane Bratton Danhausen (1939 - 2007)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Mound Grove Cemetery
Kankakee
Kankakee County
Illinois, USA
 
Maintained by: Dan Hays
Originally Created by: Gen1
Record added: Aug 14, 2008
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Martha Jane <i>Bratton</i> Danhausen
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R.I.P. GOD BLESS
- Donnie Holderfield
 Added: Aug. 25, 2008
Thank you for your kindness and your encouraging words. The community lost a brilliant woman when you left us.
- Gen1
 Added: Aug. 14, 2008
 
 
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