Elizabeth Liz Cecilia <I>Halligan</I> Widen

Elizabeth "Liz" Cecilia Halligan Widen

Piper City, Ford County, Illinois, USA
Death 15 Jan 1944 (aged 53)
Corwith, Hancock County, Iowa, USA
Burial Corwith, Hancock County, Iowa, USA
Memorial ID 73019197 · View Source
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Liz & Ernie had 12 children: Vernon, Helen, Florence, Dale, Donald, Mary, Charles, John, James, Eugene, Benjamin & Donna.

Mrs. E. J. Widen, of Corwith, well known in eastern Kossuth, died suddenly at her home. Funeral services were held from St. Mary's Catholic church at Corwith with Rev. F. Leo O'Connell officiating. Internment was in St. Mary's Cemetery.

Born Elizabeth Cecelia Halligan to Mr. and Mrs. Thomas Halligan at Piper City, Ill., July 3, 1890, deceased was the mother of twelve children, three of whom preceded her in death. She was married to Ernest J. Widen at Britt. Nov. 6, 1912. Surviving are the husband and five daughters, Donna Marie, at home, Mary (Zwonitzer) Mason City, Florence (Grandgenett) and Helen (Arndorfer) St. Benedict, and five sons, Bennie, Gene and Charles at home and Dale at St. Benedict. Eight sisters, two brothers and seven grandchildren also survive. The sisters: Mrs. Carl Cherland, Blue Earth, Minn.; Mrs. Jack Johnson, Humboldt; Mrs. Geo. Stokesbury, Garner; Mrs. Ike Smith, Livermore; Mrs. D. J. Bishard, Lexington, Oklahoma; Mrs. Gustave Timm, St. Paul, Minn., Miss Marie Halligan, Corwith; and the brothers, Steve Halligan, Blue Earth, Minn., and Dan Halligan, Corwith.

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  • Created by: DHoffstedt
  • Added: 8 Jul 2011
  • Find A Grave Memorial 73019197
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Elizabeth "Liz" Cecilia Halligan Widen (3 Jul 1890–15 Jan 1944), Find A Grave Memorial no. 73019197, citing Saint Marys Catholic Cemetery, Corwith, Hancock County, Iowa, USA ; Maintained by DHoffstedt (contributor 47108586) .