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 Mary Jane <I>McIllhatton</I> McCloskey

Mary Jane McIllhatton McCloskey

Waldwick, Iowa County, Wisconsin, USA
Death 25 Mar 1947 (aged 90)
Blanchardville, Lafayette County, Wisconsin, USA
Burial Moscow, Iowa County, Wisconsin, USA
Memorial ID 100026848 · View Source
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Monroe Evening Times 26 Mar 1947

Ill the past two weeks, Mrs. Mary Jane McCloskey, 90, died at 3:15 yesterday afternoon at her home in the village.

Born in Waldwick, Iowa county, Aug. 27, 1856, the former Mary Jane McIllhatton, daughter of Alexander and Mary McKeen McIllhatton, was married Feb. 2, 1880 in Mineral Point to Edward McCloskey. They farmed near Blanchardville for many years and after the death of Mr. McCloskey she moved to Blanchardville in 1936.

Mrs. McCloskey was a member of Immaculate Conception Catholic church and its Altar Society.

Surviving are two sons, William and Wilbert, Blandchardville; two daughters, Anna and Mayme Blanchardville; a brother, Henry McIllhattton, Hollandale, and two sisters, Eliza McIllhatton, Hollandale and Etta, Mineral Point; one granddaughter, Mrs. Roy Pierstorff, Middleton, and three great grandchildren. She was preceded by her parents, husband, three sons, three daughters, three brothers and four sisters.

Friends may call at the Saether Funeral Home until Thursday evening. The funeral will be Friday morning at 10 in Immaculate church, with Rev. E.W. Schmitz officiating. Burial will be in Calvary cemetery with John Kelly, John Cleary, Elmer Vamstad, Walter Gould, Henry Erickson, Blandchardville, and William Kinane, Argyle, as pallbearers.

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  • Created by: Audrey Quinn Porter
  • Added: 2 Nov 2012
  • Find A Grave Memorial 100026848
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Mary Jane McIllhatton McCloskey (27 Aug 1856–25 Mar 1947), Find A Grave Memorial no. 100026848, citing Calvary Cemetery, Moscow, Iowa County, Wisconsin, USA ; Maintained by Audrey Quinn Porter (contributor 47005894) .