Helen Ruppert <I>Silleck</I> Holleran

Helen Ruppert Silleck Holleran

Birth
New York, New York County (Manhattan), New York, USA
Death 7 Dec 1978 (aged 71)
Greenwich, Fairfield County, Connecticut, USA
Burial Valhalla, Westchester County, New York, USA
Plot Ruppert Family Mausoleum
Memorial ID 7090399 · View Source
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Helen Ruppert Silleck-Holleran was the wife of Frank Joseph Holleran and daughter of Amanda Elizabeth Ruppert-Silleck and Henry Garrison Silleck, Jr. of New York City. She had three children, Richard Paul Holleran, Romer Holleran and Glenna Holleran-Ottley (Mrs. Phillip Graham Ottley, Sr.) as well as six grandchildren. In the late 1930s and early 1940s, she was one of the leading golfers in the United States. Helen was the neice of Col. Jacob Ruppert, Jr., famous brewery magnate and owner of the New York Yankees baseball team. In 1939 at the age of 32, she inherited a portion of the Ruppert Estate and the baseball team. At her marriage she moved from the Upper East Side of Manhattan to Frank's Tudor City apartment in the Murray Hill neighborhood of Manhattan until ultimately settling in Greenwich, Connecticut for the remainder of her life. --- K. Jacob Ruppert, New York, New Orleans


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  • Created by: K. Jacob Ruppert
  • Added: 17 Jan 2003
  • Find a Grave Memorial 7090399
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Helen Ruppert Silleck Holleran (8 Aug 1907–7 Dec 1978), Find a Grave Memorial no. 7090399, citing Kensico Cemetery, Valhalla, Westchester County, New York, USA ; Maintained by K. Jacob Ruppert (contributor 46512274) .