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James R. Wolfe
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Birth: Apr. 19, 1863
LaSalle County
Illinois, USA
Death: Oct. 25, 1941
Chicago
Cook County
Illinois, USA

Illinois Death Certificate, Chicago, Cook, IL
James R. Wolfe, male, white, widower, age 78 Wife Josephine. Born April 19, 1863 in LaSalle, IL, Retired. Father Richard Wolfe, born Kerry Ireland, mother Mary Kearney, born Kerry Ireland. Died Oct 24, 1941. Cause of death fractured femur with complicating broncho pneumonia. Place of burial Ottawa, IL. Informant Richard Wolfe.

Republican Times, Ottawa October 27, 1941
James Wolfe Funeral Services Held Today
Funeral rites were conducted at St. Columba's Catholic church at 9 a.m. today for James Wolfe, 78, who died Friday in Chicago. Burial was in St. Columba's cemetery. Mr. Wolfe was born in LaSalle but came to Ottawa when a youth and lived here until he moved to Chicago about 15 years ago. He was associated with Arthur Barrett in the grocery business early in the century at the corner of LaSalle and Marquette streets. Pallbearers were Geroge Farrell, Dennis Dunn, John Helffrich, Ed Barrett, Dan Dineen and Walter Wolfe.

Chicago Tribune October 25, 1941
James R. Wolfe, beloved father of Catherine, Edna Johnson, Margaret and Richard P. Wolfe. Funeral Monday 9 a.m. St. Columba church, Ottawa, IL.

Post Tribune, LaSalle, IL October 1941
James Wolfe, 78, LaSalle Native, Dies in Chicago
James Wolfe, 78, native of LaSalle who lived in Ottawa when a young man, died today in Mercy hospital in Chicago. Funeral services will be conducted at 9 a.m. Monday from the Dwyer funeral chapel to St. Columba's church. Burial will be in St.Columba's cemetery. Mr. Wolfe is survived by four children: Catherine, Richard and Margaret Wolfe and Mrs. Edna Johnson, all of Chicago.
 
 
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 Parents:
  Richard Wolfe (1815 - 1906)
  Mary Carney Wolfe (1823 - 1893)
 
 Spouses:
  Mary Cull Wolfe (1881 - 1905)
  Johanna Josephine Wolfe Wolfe (1869 - 1903)*
 
 Children:
  Mary Josephine Wolfe (1892 - 1906)*
  Edna Wolfe Johnson (1895 - 1956)*
  Arthur Wolfe (1900 - 1902)*
 
 Siblings:
  Margaret Wolfe Farrell (1841 - 1925)*
  Richard Wolfe (1846 - 1921)*
  Michael Wolfe (1848 - 1913)*
  John Wolfe (1851 - 1919)*
  Sarah Elizabeth Wolfe Corcoran (1854 - 1930)*
  Ellen V. Wolfe Dwyer (1856 - 1886)*
  James R. Wolfe (1863 - 1941)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Saint Columba Cemetery
Ottawa
LaSalle County
Illinois, USA
 
Created by: Ann McClary
Record added: Apr 02, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 67781779
James R. Wolfe
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James R. Wolfe
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