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 Joseph Henry Gongre

Joseph Henry Gongre

Birth
Campti, Natchitoches Parish, Louisiana, USA
Death 30 Apr 1963 (aged 67)
Shreveport, Caddo Parish, Louisiana, USA
Burial Shreveport, Caddo Parish, Louisiana, USA
Plot VFW Veterans Section, Lot 91
Memorial ID 67517448 · View Source
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Obituary from the Shreveport Times newspaper, May 2, 1963, Thursday, p. 2:

Joseph Gongre Funeral Slated

Funeral services for Joseph H. Gongre, 67, of 5608 Greenwood Rd., will be held at 10 a.m. Thursday from the Rose-Neath Funeral Home Chapel, with the Rev. W. E. Spencer of Kelley Memorial Baptist Church, officiating. Burial will be in Greenwood Cemetery.

Mr. Gongre, a retired carriage builder, died Thursday at the Veterans Hospital following a long illness. A native of Campti, he had lived in Shreveport for 31 years.

Survivors include his widow, Mrs. Velma Case Gongre, Shreveport; six sons, Alvin, Bobby, Cecil, Bernie, Louis and Leslie Gongre, all of Shreveport; two daughters, Mrs. Inez Ferguson, Compton, Calif., and Miss Norma Gongre, Shreveport; and one sister, Mrs. May Valentine, Bunkie.


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JOSEPH H
GONGRE
LOUISIANA
BUGLER HQ DET
162 DEPOT BRIGADE
WORLD WAR I
NOVEMBER 21 1895
APRIL 30 1963


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  • Created by: Shawn Bohannon
  • Added: 27 Mar 2011
  • Find A Grave Memorial 67517448
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Joseph Henry Gongre (21 Nov 1895–30 Apr 1963), Find A Grave Memorial no. 67517448, citing Greenwood Cemetery, Shreveport, Caddo Parish, Louisiana, USA ; Maintained by Shawn Bohannon (contributor 47062096) .