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John George Schafman

Somonauk, DeKalb County, Illinois, USA
Death 10 Nov 1946 (aged 67)
Rockford, Winnebago County, Illinois, USA
Burial Northville Township, LaSalle County, Illinois, USA
Plot B-R 17, L2
Memorial ID 149688701 · View Source
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Tuesday, November 12, 1946, Morning Star (Rockford, Illinois), pg. 2

Services for John George Schafman, 67, R.R. Nov. 7, Ogilby road, who died late Sunday night in his home after an illness of seven months, will be held at 1 p.m. Wednesday at the German Lutheran Church in Somonauk, Ill., of which he was a member. Burial will be in St. John's cemetery there.

A retired farmer, Mr. Schafman was born Dec. 18, 1878, in Somonauk, the son of Peter and Mary Schafman and had made his home here the last 17 years.

Surviving in addition to his widow, Julia, are seven sons, Verne, Belvidere, Ralph, Beloit, and Merrill, Clarence, Leo, Peter, and John Jr., all of Rockford; four daughters, Mrs. Margaret DeLindholm, Los Angeles, Cal., Mrs. Edna Johnson, Belvidere, Mrs. Julia Baxter, Capron, and Mrs. Alice Lenius, Rockford; several grandchildren; and three sisters, Mrs. Louise Harmon and Mrs. Alice Bonfas, both of Somonauk, and Mrs. Mina Gray, Sacramento, Calif.




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  • Find A Grave Memorial 149688701
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for John George Schafman (18 Dec 1878–10 Nov 1946), Find A Grave Memorial no. 149688701, citing Saint John the Baptist Catholic Cemetery, Northville Township, LaSalle County, Illinois, USA ; Maintained by Mookie (contributor 47515129) .