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Elizabeth Anna Heim Foecking
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Birth: Dec. 29, 1881
Jo Daviess County
Illinois, USA
Death: Feb. 17, 1952
Jo Daviess County
Illinois, USA

Elizabeth Foecking Obituary, 1952

Mrs. Elizabeth Foecking was instantly killed when struck by a car in front of her home on North Franklin Street about 7 o'clock Wednesday evening.

Mrs. Foecking had been watching TV at the home of her daughter Mrs. Robert Fox and was returning home at the time of the accident.

According to Chief of Police Raymond Tarkett, Richard Loetscher of Dubuque, IA, in company with Miss Ann Antonuk, also fo Dubuque, were returning home after visiting in Galena. He told Chief Tarkett that he did not see the lady, but heard the thud as he hit her. Chief Tarkett stated he found her glasses about thirty feet from the car stoped. Mrs. Foecking evidently stepped from behind a large mail bxo located at this point and into the path of the car.

Mrs. Foecking was born in East Galena Dec 29, 1882. She lived in Esat Galena most of her life. She lived in East Galena most of her life. She was married to Henry Foecking April 9, 1901 at St. Mary's Church by Rev. W. Bailey. She moved to Franklin Street about four years ago.

Mrs. Foecking was a member of St. Mary's church. She is survived by four sons, Roy and Harold Foecking, both of Galena, Raymond, Peosta, IA, and Walter, Dubuque IA; two daughters Mrs. Fox, and Mrs. Irvin Temperly, both of Galena; a sister, Mrs. Lena Daters, and three brothers, Henry, Alfred, and Herman Heim all of Galena.

She was preceeded in death by her parents, Henry and Mary Heim. One Son, Ralph Foecking who died in infancy; her husband, who died in 1942, three sisters, Mrs. Earl (Mary) Kraft, Katie Heim, and Regena Heim, and three brothers, William, Frank, and Leo.

Funeral Services will be held from the Furlong Funeral Chapel Home Saturday morning at 8:30 and 9:00 o'clock, at the St. Mary's church. Burial will be made in St. Mary's cemetery.

The rosary will be recited Friday evening at the chapel home at 8:30 o'clock. 
Family links: 
  Henry A Heim (1842 - 1920)
  Mary F Heim (1849 - 1939)
  Adele Kathryn Foecking Temperly (1909 - 2006)*
  Ralph Melvin Foecking (1916 - 1917)*
  Katherine Heim (1868 - 1948)*
  William C. Heim (1872 - 1948)*
  Mary Christine Heim Geber (1877 - 1950)*
  Henry J Heim (1879 - 1967)*
  Elizabeth Anna Heim Foecking (1881 - 1952)
  Alfred E. Heim (1895 - 1980)*
*Calculated relationship
Vinegar Hill Cemetery
Jo Daviess County
Illinois, USA
Created by: Jay Stienstra
Record added: Mar 18, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 86938549
Elizabeth Anna <i>Heim</i> Foecking
Added by: Jay Stienstra
Elizabeth Anna <i>Heim</i> Foecking
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Elizabeth Anna <i>Heim</i> Foecking
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