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 Bernard Charles Claahsen

Bernard Charles Claahsen

Birth
Chicago, Cook County, Illinois, USA
Death 22 Feb 2002 (aged 72)
Scottsdale, Maricopa County, Arizona, USA
Burial Phoenix, Maricopa County, Arizona, USA
Memorial ID 13964441 · View Source
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There is a discrepancy on the headstone for Bernard's birth year. According to the records listed below, the year was 1929 ~ but the headstone says 1927.

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Cook County, Illinois Marriage Index, 1930-1960

Name: Bernard C. Claahsen
Marriage Date: 3 Sep 1960
Spouse: June Nibbe
Marriage Location: Cook County, IL
Marriage license:
File Number: 2582681
Archive collection name: Cook County Genealogy Records (Marriages)
Archive repository location: Chicago, IL
Archive repository name: Cook County Clerk

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U.S., Department of Veterans Affairs, BIRLS Death File, 1850-2010

Name: Bernard Claahsen
Gender: Male
Birth Date: 3 Aug 1929
Death Date: 22 Feb 2002
Branch I: Army
Enlistment Date 1: 4 Oct 1946
Release Date 1: 13 Jul 1948
Branch 2: NAVY
Enlistment Date 2: 31 Jul 1950
Release Date: 25 May 1954

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Bernard Charles Claahsen, born in Chicago, IL on August 3, 1929, Died February 22, 2002 in Scottsdale. His Parents were Henry Claahsen and Lillian Roloff of Chicago, IL. He moved to Tempe/Scottsdale in 1962. He was a Retired Letter Carrier for over 41 years, and a WWII and Korean War Veteran and Member of the VFW and American Legion. He is survived by His sister, Judy Wardian of Lansing, IL; his sons, Paul B. Claahsen of Tempe, Mark S. Claahsen, his wife, LeAnna of Yorba Linda, CA; his two granddaughters, Caitlyn (9) and Cassandra (9). A Memorial Service will be held Monday at 10:00 a.m. at Tempe's Grace Community Church. IN lieu of flowers, please make donations to the VFW Buddy Poppy Fund.

Obituary published in the Arizona Republic on March 3, 2002.


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BERNARD C CLAAHSEN
PFC US ARMY
WORLD WAR II KOREA
AUG 3 1927 - FEB 22 2002
DAD GRANDPA FRIEND


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  • Maintained by: Sherri C.
  • Originally Created by: Rochelle Riordan
  • Added: 15 Apr 2006
  • Find A Grave Memorial 13964441
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Bernard Charles Claahsen (3 Aug 1929–22 Feb 2002), Find A Grave Memorial no. 13964441, citing National Memorial Cemetery of Arizona, Phoenix, Maricopa County, Arizona, USA ; Maintained by Sherri C. (contributor 47317779) .