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Leon Pouquette

  • Birth 11 Apr 1892 France
  • Death 22 Jun 1943 Arizona, USA
  • Burial Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, California, USA
  • Memorial ID 75317317

Arizona Death Certificate

Wickenburg SUN, Wickenburg, Arizona
June 25, 1943

Funeral For Leon Pouquette

The many friends of Leon Pouquette in Wickenburg, as well as throughout the entire state, were saddened this week by his death which occurred Tuesday night in his home here following a long illness.

Mr. Pouquette was born in France 51 years ago, but had been a resident of Arizona for 49 years where he was engaged in the sheep business. The major portion of his business interests were located in northern part of the state, however, he made Wickenburg his home many years and leaves a host of friends here who mourn his passing.

The rosary was recited at 9 a.m. this morning in the Wickenburg Chapel and funeral services were conducted at 3 p.m. in the St. Anthony's Catholic Church here. Burial will be in the New Calvary Cemetery in Los Angeles.

He is survived by his wife, Amelie; sons, Felix; daughter, Yvonne; brother, Joseph and sister, Mrs. Simon Pouquette; all of Wickenburg, a brother, Frank of Arlington, California, a sister, Mrs. B. Lacurreye of Alhambra, California; his mother, Mrs. Marie Pouquette, two brothers and two sisters, all residing in France.

[Courtesy of Sharon Reinhardt]

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  • Created by: Sharla
  • Added: 22 Aug 2011
  • Find A Grave Memorial 75317317
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Leon Pouquette (11 Apr 1892–22 Jun 1943), Find A Grave Memorial no. 75317317, citing Calvary Cemetery, Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, California, USA ; Maintained by Sharla (contributor 46940689) .