Eleanore Mabel <I>Schaaf</I> Abrelat

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Eleanore Mabel Schaaf Abrelat

  • Birth 1 Sep 1917 Hancock, Houghton County, Michigan, USA
  • Death 18 Jun 2005 Hancock, Houghton County, Michigan, USA
  • Burial Houghton, Houghton County, Michigan, USA
  • Plot Section 19
  • Memorial ID 75668059

Eleanore Schaaf was one of twelve children born to William and Mabel (James) Schaaf. At the time of her birth, the Schaafs resided on Quincy Hill in Hancock, where Eleanore attended the Quincy School. After completing her education, Eleanore worked at the Crown Bakery and St. Joseph's Hospital (later Portage Hospital), both in Hancock.

Eleanore was married three times. Her first marriage was to Edward O'Connor; her second husband was to Charles J. Cole; and her third marriage united her with Paul Abrelat. All three men preceded Eleanore in death.

At the time of her death, Eleanore was survived by three daughters, two stepsons, a stepdaughter, her siblings Evelyn Hixson, Helen Loranger, and two brothers as well as numerous other dear relatives.

In addition to her parents and husbands, Eleanore was preceded in death by her son Edward O'Connor; Edward's wife and son Irene and Scott O'Connor; her sisters Ethel Kezele, Myrtle Rivest, and Beatrice Schaaf; and her brothers Jack, Raymond, Ronald, and Donald Schaaf.

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  • Added: 29 Aug 2011
  • Find A Grave Memorial 75668059
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Eleanore Mabel Schaaf Abrelat (1 Sep 1917–18 Jun 2005), Find A Grave Memorial no. 75668059, citing Forest Hill Cemetery, Houghton, Houghton County, Michigan, USA ; Maintained by Namida (contributor 46788771) .