Ernest Edward Lightcap

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Ernest Edward Lightcap

  • Birth 3 Apr 1879 North Judson, Starke County, Indiana, USA
  • Death 9 Dec 1946 Dubuque, Dubuque County, Iowa, USA
  • Burial Dubuque, Dubuque County, Iowa, USA
  • Memorial ID 75485638

source: unknown, but probably the Telegraph Herald (Dubuque, IA). Obituary does not reference his first wife, Blanche (Payne) Lightcap.

Ernest E. Lightcap, 67, formerly of 2846 Jackson street, died at 6:30 Monday evening in St. Anthony home after an illness that had its inception last May.

The body may be viewed at the Didesch funeral home, after 7 o'clock Tuesday evening. The funeral will be from Didesch's to Holy Ghost church Thursday morning, with the mass at 9 o'clock. Burial will be in Mount Calvary cemetery. Born in North Judson, Ind., April 3, 1879, he had resided in Dubuque for the last quarter of a century and was stationary engineer at the B and I building during that time. He was a member of Holy Ghost church and the Holy Name society. Mr. Lightcap was married to Harriet E. Doosey in 1905, and she preceded him in death. In 1918, he was married to Susie Lansing. Survivors are his wife, Mrs. Susie Lightcap, Dubuque; two sons, Paul G. Lightcap and A.W. Lightcap, both of this city, and four grandsons, Harold, Thomas, William, and Teddy Lightcap. Besides his first wife and parents, he was preceded in death by a grandson, Gary, and a granddaughter, Alice.


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  • Created by: Kathryn Lightcap
  • Added: 25 Aug 2011
  • Find A Grave Memorial 75485638
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Ernest Edward Lightcap (3 Apr 1879–9 Dec 1946), Find A Grave Memorial no. 75485638, citing Mount Calvary Cemetery, Dubuque, Dubuque County, Iowa, USA ; Maintained by Kathryn Lightcap (contributor 47562941) .