Arthur W. Van Blaricom

Arthur W. Van Blaricom

Birth
Cobourg, Northumberland County, Ontario, Canada
Death 15 Aug 1944 (aged 75)
Oakland County, Michigan, USA
Burial Cass City, Tuscola County, Michigan, USA
Plot Section: 2 Lot: 282 Grave: 5
Memorial ID 110257527 · View Source
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Arthur Van Blaricom passed away on Aug. 15, 1944, at the Pontiac State hospital, where he had been employed for the past 15 years.
He was born in Northumberland county, Ontario, June 27, 1869, and spent his boyhood days there, coming to Michigan in June, 1894.
He settled on a wild 80 in Kingston township, enduring the hardships of pioneer life. On Jan. 14, 1897, he was united in marriage with May McCracken. To this union were born five children, two of whom passed away in infancy.
Those left to mourn their loss besides the widow are Foster Van Blaricom of Highland Park, Mrs. Maurice Kelley (Amy) of Flint, Mrs. Edna Sadler; five grandchildren, Clinton Perry, Eichard Van Blaricom, Keith Arthur, Dona Fay and Mona May Sadler; two brothers, Alciberis of Codrington, Ont., and Sheridan of St. Louis, Mo.; and several nieces and nephews.
Funeral services were held in the Deford Methodist church of which he had been a member for over 30 years. Burial was in Novesta cemetery. Pallbearers were six nephews, Harvey Palmateer, Ross Van Blaricom, Oscar Valentine, Zeno Crittenden, Howard and Clare Patch.
Those from a distance who attended the funeral were Mrs. Fred Johnston of Toronto, Ont., Mr. and Mrs. Ross Van Blaricom, David McCracken, Mr. and Mrs. Ira Little, Mrs. Florence Schneider, Mrs. Carmer Weston, Mrs. John Hoffman, Mr. and Mrs. Clare Patch and daughter, Wilda, Mr. and
Mrs. Lyle Patch and Oscar Valentine of Detroit, Foster Van Blaricom and Mr. and Mrs. L. Patch of Highland Park, Mr. and Mrs. Howard Patch and Mr. and Mrs. Eussell Barber of Eoyal Oak, Mr. and Mrs. Zeno Crittenden of Ferndale, Roy McCracken, Glendora McCracken and son, Billie, of Lupton,
Mrs. Maurice Kelley of Flint, Clinton Sadler of Pontiac, and Mr. and Mrs. William Barthel of Northville. The large floral tribute showed the esteem in which the deceased was held and will be ever appreciated by the family.


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  • Created by: sweetjuno
  • Added: 9 May 2013
  • Find A Grave Memorial 110257527
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Arthur W. Van Blaricom (27 Jun 1869–15 Aug 1944), Find A Grave Memorial no. 110257527, citing Novesta Township Cemetery, Cass City, Tuscola County, Michigan, USA ; Maintained by sweetjuno (contributor 47006003) .