Mary J. Raught

Mary J. Raught

Birth
Death 19 Oct 1918 (aged 35)
Burial Libertyville, Lake County, Illinois, USA
Memorial ID 138120411 · View Source
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Libertyville Independent dated Thursday, October 24, 1918

Mary J. Raught Dies in Chicago

After an illness of some days with pneumonia, Miss Mary J. Raught died at a hospital at 5228 Callas avenue, Chicago, Saturday evening, October 19, 1918.

Deceased was a native of Lake county and was adopted* during the tender years of her life by Mr. and Mrs. Ambrose Raught, of this city, with whom she has since made her home. She was for some years in the employ of the Sheldon schools, more recently having accepted a position of a stenographic character with a mercantile firm of Chicago. She was of a cheerful, genial disposition, beloved by her foster parents and a large circle of friends.

Her remains were brought to this city Sunday afternoon, the funeral taking place the following afternoon (Monday) at 3 o’clock, brief but impressive, services being conducted b the Rev. T. E. Ream, after which her remains were laid to rest in Lakeside cemetery.

*Per the "Illinois Deaths and Stillbirths, 1916-1947," database, her birth parents were Peter Bower and Frane Williams


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  • Created by: Dorie
  • Added: 31 Oct 2014
  • Find A Grave Memorial 138120411
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Mary J. Raught (18 Feb 1883–19 Oct 1918), Find A Grave Memorial no. 138120411, citing Lakeside Cemetery, Libertyville, Lake County, Illinois, USA ; Maintained by Dorie (contributor 47711074) .