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Matthew Joseph Gillen

Toluca, Marshall County, Illinois, USA
Death 21 Dec 1946 (aged 51)
Woodside, Sangamon County, Illinois, USA
Burial Springfield, Sangamon County, Illinois, USA
Memorial ID 153862949 · View Source
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Funeral services for Matthew J. Gillen, 51, of 1736 South Lincoln avenue, who died at 6 a.m. yesterday at the residence, will be conducted at 9:30 a.m. tomorrow at Blessed sacrament church with Msgr. M.A. Tarrent officiating.

Burial will be in Calvary cemetery.

Mr. Gillen was an employee of the Peabody Coal Co. for the last 20 years and was a member of the Blessed Sacrament church.

He was born May 13, 1895 in Toluca.

He is survived by his wife, Sylvia; his mother, Mrs. Catherine Gillen; two brothers, Patrick and Michael, all of city; four sisters, Mrs. Ben Tarro, Benld; Mrs. H.L. Parkinson, Kenvir, Ky.; Miss Theresa and Miss Elizabeth Gillen, both of Springfield.

Date: Sunday, December 22, 1946
Paper: Daily Illinois State Journal (Springfield, Illinois)
Page: 20
U.S., World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918
Name: Mathew J Gillen
[Matthew J Gillen]
City: Springfield
County: Sangamon
State: Illinois
Birthplace: Illinois,United States of America
Birth Date: 13 May 1895
Race: Caucasian (White)
Draft Board: 2
Occupation: Checker
Employer: George S. Connelly Co.
Martial Status: Single
U.S., World War II Draft Registration Cards, 1942
Name: Matthew Joseph Gillen
Birth Date: 13 May 1895
Birth Place: Toluca, Illinois, USA
Residence: Springfield, Illinois, USA
Race: White
Employer: Peabody Coal Co.
Person who will always know your address: Mrs. Sylvia Gillen
Illinois, Deaths and Stillbirths Index, 1916-1947
Name: Matthew Joseph Gillen
Birth Date: 13 May 1895
Birth Place: Toluca, Illinois
Death Date: 21 Dec 1946
Death Place: Woodside TWP , Sangamon, ILL
Burial Date: 23 Dec 1946
Burial Place: Springfield, Sangamon, Illinois
Cemetery Name: Calvary
Death Age: 51
Race: White
Marital Status: M
Gender: Male
Residence: Woodside Twp., Springfield, Sangamon, Illinois
Father Name: Patrick P. Gillen
Father Birth Place: Ireland
Mother Name: Catherine Duffy
Mother Birth Place: Braidwood, Illinois
Spouse Name: Sylvia
FHL Film Number: 1991462
U.S., Headstone Applications for Military Veterans, 1925-1963
Name: Matthew Gillen
Birth Date: 13 May 1895
Death Date: 21 Dec 1946
Cemetery: Calvary Cemetery
Cemetery Location: Springfield, Illinois

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  • Created by: Darrin Moore
  • Added: 17 Oct 2015
  • Find A Grave Memorial 153862949
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Matthew Joseph Gillen (13 May 1895–21 Dec 1946), Find A Grave Memorial no. 153862949, citing Calvary Cemetery, Springfield, Sangamon County, Illinois, USA ; Maintained by Darrin Moore (contributor 47815365) .