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Cornelius J. Collins

Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts, USA
Death 24 Apr 1929 (aged 68)
Chicago, Cook County, Illinois, USA
Burial Chicago, Cook County, Illinois, USA
Memorial ID 100149205 · View Source
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Southtown Economist, Wednesday, May 15, 1929, Chicago, Illinois


Funeral services were held April 27 for Cornelius J. Collins, 8026
Sanpamon St., who died at his home on April 24, after an illness of two months.

Solemn requjem mass waa celebrated at the St. Leo church, 7746 Emerald ave., and burial was at Mount Olivet cemetery.

Mr. Collins was employed by the Nelson Morris and company as an engineer for 39 years until a year ago. At the time of his illness he was employed as engineer at the South Chicago police station.

A member of the Thomas Aquinas Council, K. of C. and of the Holy Name Society of St. Leo's church. Mr. Collins was active In church circles. He is survived by his widow, and two sons, John and Raymond, and one daughter, Catherine.

Illinois, Deaths and Stillbirths Index, 1916-1947

Name: Cornelius J. Collins
Birth Date: 25 Dec 1860
Birth Place: Boston, Mass
Death Date: 24 Apr 1929
Death Place: Chicago, Cook, Illinois
Burial Date: 27 Apr 1929
Burial Place: Worth, Cook, Illinois
Cemetery Name: Mt. Olivet
Death Age: 68
Occupation: Engineer
Race: White
Marital Status: M
Gender: Male
Residence: Chicago, Cook, Illinois
Father Name: Timothy Collins
Father Birth Place: County Cork, Ireland
Mother Name: Julia Buckley
Mother Birth Place: County Cork, Ireland
Spouse Name: Mary A. Collins
FHL Film Number: 1892365




  • Created by: Janice Klafehn
  • Added: 4 Nov 2012
  • Find A Grave Memorial 100149205
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Cornelius J. Collins (25 Dec 1860–24 Apr 1929), Find A Grave Memorial no. 100149205, citing Mount Olivet Catholic Cemetery, Chicago, Cook County, Illinois, USA ; Maintained by Janice Klafehn (contributor 46786078) .