Willard Allen Cook1

M, #40741, b. 27 October 1900, d. 12 September 1976
Birth*27 October 1900 Willard Allen Cook was born on 27 October 1900 at Little York, Warren County, Illinois.2 
WW2YA*16 February 1942  On 16 February 1942 at Galesburg, Knox County, Illinois, Willard A Cook, 345 Division St, Galesburg, Knox, Ill, born 27 Oct 1900 in Little York, Ill., registered for the draft. He was employed by the Burlington Transportation Co, Chicago. The person who would always know his address was his mother, Mrs C G Cook, Little York RFD. He was White, 5' 10", 180 pounds, had brown eyes, brown hair, and a dark complexion.2 
Marriage*13 March 1971 He married Mildred Evelyn Mabee, daughter of Samuel Clifford Mabee and Florence Ruth Harper, on 13 March 1971 at Galesburg, Knox County, Illinois.1 
Residence*1976 Willard Allen Cook and Mildred Evelyn Cook lived in 1976 at 345 Division Street, Galesburg, Knox County, Illinois.3 
Death*12 September 1976 Willard Allen Cook died on 12 September 1976 at Galesburg, Knox County, Illinois, at age 75.1,4 
Burial* He was buried at Biggsville Cemetery, Biggsville, Henderson County, Illinois.5 

Family

Mildred Evelyn Mabee b. 29 May 1914, d. 19 Sep 2003

Citations

  1. [S381] Find A Grave, online http://www.findagrave.com/, Memorial ID 58437270.
  2. [S511] U.S. WWII Draft Cards Young Men, 1940-1947, online https://www.fold3.com/
  3. [S1] Ancestry.com, U.S. Public Records Index, 1950-1993, Volume 1.
  4. [S2] Social SecurityDeath Index, online https://www.ancestry.com/search/collections/ssdi/
  5. [S381] Find A Grave, online http://www.findagrave.com/, Memorial ID 62560725.

James Richard McFall1

M, #40742, b. 17 April 1908, d. February 1984
Birth*17 April 1908 James Richard McFall was born on 17 April 1908 at Kewanee, Henry County, Illinois.1 
Marriage* He married Mildred Evelyn Mabee, daughter of Samuel Clifford Mabee and Florence Ruth Harper.2 
Census*25 April 1940 James Richard McFall and Mildred Evelyn McFall appeared on the census of 25 April 1940 at Oak Street, Elmwood, Peoria County, Illinois.
James R McFall, Head, M, W, 32, Married, completed 8 years school, born in Illinois, residence 1 April 1935 was East Peoria, Tazewell County, Illinois, 4 Spindel Drill, Caterpillar Tractor Factory, wages earned in 1939 - $1883 for 50 weeks
Mildred E McFall, Wife, F, W, 25, Married, completed 4 years high school, born in Illinois, residence 1 April 1935 was East Peoria, Tazewell County, Illinois, wages earned in 1939 - $240 for 13 weeks
Edward W McFall, Son, M, W, 3, Single, born in Illinois.3 
WW2YA*16 October 1940  On 16 October 1940 at Elmwood, Peoria County, Illinois, James Richard McFall of Elmwood, Peoria, Illinois, born 17 Apr 1908 in Kewanee, Illinois, registered for the draft. He was employed by Caterpillar Tractor Company, East Peoria. The person who would always know his address was his wife, Mrs James Richard McFall, at the same address. He was White, had blue eyes, brown hair, and a dark complexion.1 
Death*February 1984 James Richard McFall died in February 1984 at Galesburg, Knox County, Illinois, at age 75.4 

Family

Mildred Evelyn Mabee b. 29 May 1914, d. 19 Sep 2003
Child

Citations

  1. [S511] U.S. WWII Draft Cards Young Men, 1940-1947, online https://www.fold3.com/
  2. [S381] Find A Grave, online http://www.findagrave.com/, Memorial ID 58437270.
  3. [S456] 1940 United States Census, online ancestry.com, Elmwood, Peoria, Illinois, Roll T627-864, Page 13A, ED 72-8.
  4. [S2] Social SecurityDeath Index, online https://www.ancestry.com/search/collections/ssdi/

Edward W. McFall1

M, #40743, b. 23 June 1936, d. 28 July 2017
Father*James Richard McFall1 b. 17 Apr 1908, d. Feb 1984
Mother*Mildred Evelyn Mabee1 b. 29 May 1914, d. 19 Sep 2003
Birth*23 June 1936 Edward W. McFall was born on 23 June 1936 at Peoria County, Illinois.1,2 
(Witness) Census25 April 1940 Edward W. McFall appeared on the census of 25 April 1940 in the household of James Richard McFall and Mildred Evelyn McFall at Oak Street, Elmwood, Peoria County, Illinois,
; James R McFall, Head, M, W, 32, Married, completed 8 years school, born in Illinois, residence 1 April 1935 was East Peoria, Tazewell County, Illinois, 4 Spindel Drill, Caterpillar Tractor Factory, wages earned in 1939 - $1883 for 50 weeks
Mildred E McFall, Wife, F, W, 25, Married, completed 4 years high school, born in Illinois, residence 1 April 1935 was East Peoria, Tazewell County, Illinois, wages earned in 1939 - $240 for 13 weeks
Edward W McFall, Son, M, W, 3, Single, born in Illinois.1 
(Mentioned) oObit Edward W. McFall was mentioned in the obituary of of Mildred Evelyn Mabee ; She was born in Peoria Ill. the daughter of Samuel and Florence Harper Mabee.
She married James R. McFall. She later married Willard A.Cook on March 13, 1971 in Galesburg. He preceded her in death on Sept. 12, 1976.
She is survived by (1) son, Edward W. McFall in Panama City Beach, Fl. and (1) step-son, Dean Cook of Metamora. She was preceded in death by (1) brother and (2) sisters.
She worked as a legal secretary for 35 years.3 
Death*28 July 2017 Edward W. McFall died on 28 July 2017 at Panama City Beach, Bay County, Florida, at age 81.2,4 
oObit*  The obituary of Edward W. McFall read: Edward W. McFall, 81, of Panama City Beach, passed away Friday, July 28, 2017. He was born June 23, 1936 in Peoria, Illinois to James and Mildred (Maybee) McFall. Edward enjoyed playing golf in his spare time, and was a member of St. Thomas by the Sea Episcopal Church.
He is survived by his loving wife, Annie McFall, as well as five children and two step-children.
A Celebration of Edward's Life will begin 11:00 A.M., Saturday, August 5, 2017 at St. Thomas by the Sea Episcopal Church, 20408 1st Ave, Panama City Beach, FL 32413. The family will receive friends beginning 10:30 A.M. prior to the service.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Covenant Care, 107 W 19th Street, Panama City, FL 32405.2 

Citations

  1. [S456] 1940 United States Census, online ancestry.com, Elmwood, Peoria, Illinois, Roll T627-864, Page 13A, ED 72-8.
  2. [S381] Find A Grave, online http://www.findagrave.com/, Memorial ID 181977832.
  3. [S381] Find A Grave, online http://www.findagrave.com/, Memorial ID 58437270.
  4. [S1] Ancestry.com, U.S., Obituary Collection, 1930-Current.

Michael Strangerov1

M, #40744, b. 11 March 1914, d. 1 August 2006
Birth*11 March 1914 Michael Strangerov was born on 11 March 1914 at Peoria, Peoria County, Illinois.1,2 
Marriage*2 May 1938 He married Eleanor H. Mabee, daughter of Samuel Clifford Mabee and Florence Ruth Harper, on 2 May 1938 at Burlington, Des Moines County, Iowa.1 
Annulment*before 1940 The marriage of Michael Strangerov and Eleanor H. Mabee was annulled before 1940; Eleanor is in census with father as Eleanor Mabee, Single.
Michael is in Chicago, with miother as next of kin.3,2 
Death*1 August 2006 Michael Strangerov died on 1 August 2006 at Bella Vista, Benton County, Arkansas, at age 92.4 

Family

Eleanor H. Mabee b. 1 Feb 1918, d. 13 Apr 1989

Citations

  1. [S1] Ancestry.com, Iowa, Marriage Records, 1880-1945.
  2. [S511] U.S. WWII Draft Cards Young Men, 1940-1947, online https://www.fold3.com/
  3. [S456] 1940 United States Census, online ancestry.com, Peoria, Peoria, Illinois, Roll T627-917, Page 12B&13A, ED 104-9.
  4. [S2] Social SecurityDeath Index, online https://www.ancestry.com/search/collections/ssdi/, and U.S., Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007.

John Lawrence Korn Jr1

M, #40745, b. 14 December 1920, d. 24 November 1982
Birth*14 December 1920 John Lawrence Korn Jr was born on 14 December 1920 at Peoria, Peoria County, Illinois, son of John L Korn, Sr and Mary G Quinn.1 
WW2YA*16 February 1942  On 16 February 1942 at 1504 Knoxville, Peoria, Peoria County, Illinois, John Lawrence Korn, 1504 Knoxville, Peoria, Peoria, Illinois, born 14 Dec 1920 in Peoria, Illinois, registered for the draft. He was employed by the Caterpillar Tractor Co, East Peoria. The person who would always know his address was his mother, Mrs J C Korn, at the same address. He was White, 5' 10", 145 pounds, had blue eyes, brown hair, and a light complexion.2 
Marriage* He married Eleanor H. Mabee, daughter of Samuel Clifford Mabee and Florence Ruth Harper.3 
Death*24 November 1982 John Lawrence Korn Jr died on 24 November 1982 at Peoria, Peoria County, Illinois, at age 61.1 
Burial* He and Eleanor H. Korn were buried at American Mausoleum, Peoria, Peoria County, Illinois.3 

Family

Eleanor H. Mabee b. 1 Feb 1918, d. 13 Apr 1989

Citations

  1. [S2] Social SecurityDeath Index, online https://www.ancestry.com/search/collections/ssdi/, and U.S., Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007.
  2. [S511] U.S. WWII Draft Cards Young Men, 1940-1947, online https://www.fold3.com/
  3. [S381] Find A Grave, online http://www.findagrave.com/, Memorial IDs 102765378 & 102765371.

Evelyn Ruth Mabee1

F, #40746, b. 9 April 1950, d. 9 August 2016
Father*Donald Eugene Mabee1 b. 15 Nov 1928, d. 20 Mar 1969
Mother*Geraldine Elizabeth Aijala1 b. 4 Dec 1928, d. 8 Oct 2008
Birth*9 April 1950 Evelyn Ruth Mabee was born on 9 April 1950 at Peoria, Peoria County, Illinois.1 
(Witness) Residence1952 She lived with Donald Eugene Mabee and Geraldine Elizabeth Mabee in 1952 at 1225 Southwest Jefferson Avenue, Apt 65, Peoria, Illinois; Donald E Mabee (Geraldine E), clerk, McKesson-Robbins h 1225 S Jeff av apt 65.2 
(Witness) Residence1955 Evelyn Ruth Mabee lived with Donald Eugene Mabee and Geraldine Elizabeth Mabee in 1955 at 1301 Southwest Jefferson Avenue, Apt 196, Peoria, Illinois; Donald E Mabee (Geraldine E), shipping clerk, McKesson-Robbins h 1301 S Jeff av apt 196.3 
Residence*1984 Evelyn Ruth Mabee lived in 1984 at 9618 W Whittingham Point, Mapleton, Peoria County, Illinois.4 
(Mentioned) oObit She was mentioned in the obituary of of Geraldine Elizabeth Aijala at Metamora, Woodford County, Illinois; Geraldine E. (Mabee) Rassi, age 79, of Metamora passed away at 9:15 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 8, 2008, at her residence. She was born Dec. 4, 1928, in Ely, Minn., to George and Ada (Ojala) Aijala. She married Donald E. Mabee in Peoria, Ill. He passed away in 1969. She then married Roy J. Rassi in Peoria, Ill. He survives. Also surviving are her children, Evelyn Mabee of Metamora, Kathy and Barry Smith of Old Hickory, Tenn., Gene and Penny Mabee of Washington, Ill., Paula and Duane Riddle of Metamora and Doug and Desti Mabee of Oxnard, Calif; three stepchildren, Bill, Cheryl and Donna; one sister, Laverne Marlot of Ely, Minn; grandchildren, Shannon and Brian Heywood of Peoria, Valerie and Wayne Trent of Pekin, Melissa Meadows of Peoria, Tom and Beki Gray and Steve and Missy Gray, both of Missouri, Angie and Ken Walker of Peoria, Jessica Mabee of Peoria, Jacob Mabee of Oxnard, Calif., and Michelle, Jackie and Chris Mabee; and several great-grandchildren. Gerri was preceded in death by one son, one grandson and two sisters. Gerri was a traffic manager for Fredman Bros./Glideway in Peoria for 43 years. Cremation rites have been accorded. A private memorial service will be held by her family. Burial of ashes will be in Ely, Minn., at a later date. Memorials can be made to Methodist Hospice. 
Death*9 August 2016 Evelyn Ruth Mabee died on 9 August 2016 at Peoria, Peoria County, Illinois, at age 66.1 
oObit*  The obituary of Evelyn Ruth Mabee read: Evelyn Ruth Mabee, 66, of Metamora, passed away at 8 p.m. Tuesday, August 9, 2016 at Unity Point Health-Proctor in Peoria.
She was born April 9, 1950 in Peoria to Donald and Geraldine Mabee. Her parents and one brother, Jack, preceded her in death.
Surviving are one daughter, Valerie (Wayne) Trent of Pekin; two sons, Tommy (Christina) Gray of Lebanon, Tennessee and Stevie Gray of Rolla, Missouri; ten grandchildren; one great-grandchild; two sisters, Paula (Duane) Riddle of Metamora and Kathy (Barry) Smith of Old Hickory, Tennessee; and one brother, Doug Mabee of Oxnard, California.
A homemaker, Evelyn last worked in 2013 for Schnucks in Peoria.
Cremation rites will be accorded. There will be no services. Preston-Hanley Funeral Homes & Crematory in Pekin is assisting the family with arrangements.
Memorial contributions may be given to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, Midwest Affiliate at 4722 N. Sheridan Rd. Peoria, IL 61614.1 

Citations

  1. [S381] Find A Grave, online http://www.findagrave.com/, Memorial ID 168010329.
  2. [S1] Ancestry.com, Peoria, Illinois, City Directory, 1952.
  3. [S1] Ancestry.com, Peoria, Illinois, City Directory, 1955.
  4. [S1] Ancestry.com, U.S. Public Records Index, 1950-1993, Volume 1.

Agnes Naomi Johnson1

F, #40747, b. 7 September 1898, d. 12 January 1978
Birth*7 September 1898 Agnes Naomi Johnson was born on 7 September 1898 at Fountain, Mason County, Michigan.1 
Marriage*24 June 1934 She married Louis Mabee, son of Arthur Mabee and Mary Ann Marteness, on 24 June 1934 at Fountain, Mason County, Michigan.1 
Annulment*circa 1935 The marriage of Agnes Naomi Johnson and Louis Mabee was annulled circa 1935; Agnes was listed under her maiden name as single in the 1940 census. 
Death*12 January 1978 Agnes Naomi Johnson died on 12 January 1978 at Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara County, California, at age 79.1 

Family

Louis Mabee b. 10 May 1894, d. Jun 1966

Citations

  1. [S1] Ancestry.com, California, Death Index, 1940-1997.

Jesse Clarence Kennedy1

M, #40750, b. 6 October 1881, d. 4 November 1954
Father*Daniel W. Kennedy2 b. s 1860
Mother*Hannah Mabee2 b. 1 Aug 1862, d. 27 Mar 1934
Birth*6 October 1881 Jesse Clarence Kennedy was born on 6 October 1881 at East Peoria, Tazewell County, Illinois.2,1,3 
Marriage*25 November 1915 He married Bessie Eachles on 25 November 1915 at Pekin, Tazewell County, Illinois.4 
WW2YA*27 April 1942  On 27 April 1942 at Lonsdale, Garland County, Arkansas, Jesse Clarence Kennedy, 2 miles north of Lonsdale, Garland, Ark, born 6 Oct 1881 in Peoria, Ill, registered for the draft. He was self employed. The person who would always know his address was his wife, Mrs Bessie Kennedy, at the same address. He was White, 5' 9", 165 pounds, had brown eyes, gray brown hair, and a light complexion.1 
Death*4 November 1954 Jesse Clarence Kennedy died on 4 November 1954 at age 73.5 
Burial* He and Bessie Kennedy were buried at Springdale Cemetery and Mausoleum, Peoria, Peoria County, Illinois.6 

Family

Bessie Eachles b. 11 Jun 1888, d. 29 Mar 1957

Citations

  1. [S1] Ancestry.com, U.S., World War II Draft Registration Cards, 1942.
  2. [S3] Unknown author, "U.S., Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007,."
  3. [S338] World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918, online http://www.ancestry.com/search/rectype/default.aspx?rt=39
  4. [S1] Ancestry.com, Illinois, County Marriage Records, 1800-1940.
  5. [S381] Find A Grave, online http://www.findagrave.com/, Memorial ID 166184401.
  6. [S381] Find A Grave, online http://www.findagrave.com/, Memorial IDs 166184401 & 166184402.

John Wesley Kennedy1

M, #40751, b. 13 August 1888, d. 13 March 1944
Father*Daniel W. Kennedy1 b. s 1860
Mother*Hannah Mabee1 b. 1 Aug 1862, d. 27 Mar 1934
Birth*13 August 1888 John Wesley Kennedy was born on 13 August 1888 at East Peoria, Tazewell County, Illinois.1 
Residence*5 June 1917 He lived on 5 June 1917 at 1205 S Adams Street, Peoria, Peoria County, Illinois; He was single and a atchman for a coal company.2 
Marriage*circa 1926 He married Mina Belle Carr circa 1926.3 
WW2YA*27 April 1942  On 27 April 1942 at Peoria, Peoria County, Illinois, John Wesley Kennedy, 1113 Smith, Peoria, Peoria, Ill, born 13 Aug 1888 in East Peoria, Illinois, registered for the draft. He was not employed. The person who would always know his address was his wife, Mrs Mina Kennedy at the same address. He was White, 5' 7", 135 pounds, had brown eyes, gray hair, and a ruddy complexion.4 
Residence*1943 John Wesley Kennedy and Mina Belle Kennedy lived in 1943 at 1113 Smith Street, Peoria, Peoria County, Illinois; John W Kennedy (Mina B), h1113 Smith.5 
Death*13 March 1944 John Wesley Kennedy died on 13 March 1944 at Peoria, Peoria County, Illinois, at age 55.6 
Burial*22 March 1944 He was buried on 22 March 1944 at Fon du Lac Township Cemetery, East Peoria, Tazewell County, Illinois. Inscription "John W. Kennedy; Illinois; Pvt US Army; Aug 13, 1888 - March 13, 1944."7,6 

Family

Mina Belle Carr b. 9 Mar 1888

Citations

  1. [S3] Unknown author, "U.S., Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007,."
  2. [S338] World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918, online http://www.ancestry.com/search/rectype/default.aspx?rt=39
  3. [S303] 1930 United States Census, online ancestry.com, Peoria, Peoria, Illinois; Page: 8A; Enumeration District: 0069; FHL microfilm: 2340284.
  4. [S1] Ancestry.com, U.S., World War II Draft Registration Cards, 1942.
  5. [S1] Ancestry.com, Peoria, Illinois, City Directory, 1943.
  6. [S1] Ancestry.com, Illinois, Deaths and Stillbirths Index, 1916-1947.
  7. [S381] Find A Grave, online http://www.findagrave.com/, Memorial ID 50119885.

Lee Roy Kennedy1

M, #40752, b. 13 June 1890, d. 15 December 1962
Father*Daniel W. Kennedy1 b. s 1860
Mother*Hannah Mabee1 b. 1 Aug 1862, d. 27 Mar 1934
Birth*13 June 1890 Lee Roy Kennedy was born on 13 June 1890 at East Peoria, Tazewell County, Illinois.1 
Military*between 27 June 1918 and 27 December 1918  Between 27 June 1918 and 27 December 1918 Lee Roy Kennedy was in the Co K, 124th Infantry, US Army.2 
WW2YA*27 April 1942  On 27 April 1942 at Peoria, Peoria County, Illinois, Lee Roy Kennedy, 306 New Street, Peoria, Peoria, Ill, born 13 Jun 1890 in E. Peoria, Illinois, registered for the draft. He was employed by P. P. & U. RR, Union Depot, Peoria. The person who would always know his address was Mrs Viola G. Hamilton, 306 New, Peoria. He was White, 5' 2", 160 pounds, had brown eyes, brown hair, and a light complexion.3 
Death*15 December 1962 He died on 15 December 1962 at age 72.2 
Burial* He was buried at Fon du Lac Township Cemetery, East Peoria, Tazewell County, Illinois. Inscription "Lee Roy Kennedy; Illinois; Pvt US Army; June 13 1890 Dec 15 1962."4,2 

Citations

  1. [S3] Unknown author, "U.S., Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007,."
  2. [S1] Ancestry.com, U.S., Headstone Applications for Military Veterans, 1925-1970.
  3. [S1] Ancestry.com, U.S., World War II Draft Registration Cards, 1942.
  4. [S381] Find A Grave, online http://www.findagrave.com/, Memorial ID 50119839.

Thomas Jeff Osborn1

M, #40753, b. 4 December 1856, d. 29 September 1940
Name Variation  Thomas Jeff Osborn was also known as Jeff.2 
Birth*4 December 1856 He was born on 4 December 1856 at Indiana.1,2 
Marriage*circa 1896 He married Hannah Mabee, daughter of Gabriel Mabee and Mary Hughill, circa 1896.1,2 
Death*29 September 1940 Thomas Jeff Osborn died on 29 September 1940 at Peoria, Peoria County, Illinois, at age 83.1 
Burial*2 October 1940 He was buried on 2 October 1940 at Lutheran Cemetery, Peoria, Peoria County, Illinois.1,3 

Family

Hannah Mabee b. 1 Aug 1862, d. 27 Mar 1934

Citations

  1. [S1] Ancestry.com, Illinois, Deaths and Stillbirths Index, 1916-1947.
  2. [S76] 1910 United States Census, online ancestry.com, Peoria Ward 7, Peoria, Illinois; Roll: T624_316; Page: 14B; Enumeration District: 0100; FHL microfilm: 1374329.
  3. [S381] Find A Grave, online http://www.findagrave.com/, Memorial ID 166353846.

John Lee Martin1

M, #40754, b. 17 April 1892, d. September 1967
Birth*17 April 1892 John Lee Martin was born on 17 April 1892 at Youngstown, Mahoning County, Ohio.1 
Marriage* He married Hannah Mabee, daughter of Gabriel Mabee and Mary Hughill.2 
WW2YA*27 April 1942  On 27 April 1942 at 122 Brow Drive, East Peoria, Tazewell County, Illinois, John Lee Martin, 122 Brow Drive, East Peoria, Ill, born 17 Apr 1892 in Youngston, Ohio, registered for the draft. He was employed by Pabst Brewery, Peoria. The person who would always know his address was Lillian Bookr, Spring Valley, Ill. He was White, 5' 8", 145 pounds, had brown eyes, black hair, and a dark complexion.1 
Death*September 1967 John Lee Martin died in September 1967 at Spring Valley, Bureau County, Illinois, at age 75.3 

Family

Hannah Mabee b. 1 Aug 1862, d. 27 Mar 1934

Citations

  1. [S1] Ancestry.com, U.S., World War II Draft Registration Cards, 1942.
  2. [S1] Ancestry.com, Illinois, Deaths and Stillbirths Index, 1916-1947.
  3. [S2] Social SecurityDeath Index, online https://www.ancestry.com/search/collections/ssdi/

Bessie Eachles1

F, #40755, b. 11 June 1888, d. 29 March 1957
Married Name Her married name was Kennedy.1 
Birth*11 June 1888 Bessie Eachles was born on 11 June 1888 at Farmington, Fulton County, Illinois, daughter of George Eachles and Sarah Matilda Clark.1,2 
Marriage*25 November 1915 She married Jesse Clarence Kennedy, son of Daniel W. Kennedy and Hannah Mabee, on 25 November 1915 at Pekin, Tazewell County, Illinois.2 
(Witness) WW2YA27 April 1942  On 27 April 1942 Bessie Kennedy was the person to always know the address of Jesse Clarence Kennedy ."Jesse Clarence Kennedy, 2 miles north of Lonsdale, Garland, Ark, born 6 Oct 1881 in Peoria, Ill, registered for the draft. He was self employed. The person who would always know his address was his wife, Mrs Bessie Kennedy, at the same address. He was White, 5' 9", 165 pounds, had brown eyes, gray brown hair, and a light complexion."3 
Death*29 March 1957 Bessie Eachles died on 29 March 1957 at Peoria, Peoria County, Illinois, at age 68.4 
Burial* She and Jesse Clarence Kennedy were buried at Springdale Cemetery and Mausoleum, Peoria, Peoria County, Illinois.5 

Family

Jesse Clarence Kennedy b. 6 Oct 1881, d. 4 Nov 1954

Citations

  1. [S3] Unknown author, "U.S., Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007,."
  2. [S1] Ancestry.com, Illinois, County Marriage Records, 1800-1940.
  3. [S1] Ancestry.com, U.S., World War II Draft Registration Cards, 1942.
  4. [S381] Find A Grave, online http://www.findagrave.com/, Memorial ID 166184402.
  5. [S381] Find A Grave, online http://www.findagrave.com/, Memorial IDs 166184401 & 166184402.

Mina Belle Carr1

F, #40756, b. 9 March 1888
Married Name Her married name was Kennedy.1 
Birth*9 March 1888 Mina Belle Carr was born on 9 March 1888 at Eureka, Woodford County, Illinois, daughter of William C Carr and Belle Allison.1,2 
Marriage*circa 1926 She married John Wesley Kennedy, son of Daniel W. Kennedy and Hannah Mabee, circa 1926.3 
(Witness) WW2YA27 April 1942  On 27 April 1942 Mina Belle Carr was the person to always know the address of John Wesley Kennedy ."John Wesley Kennedy, 1113 Smith, Peoria, Peoria, Ill, born 13 Aug 1888 in East Peoria, Illinois, registered for the draft. He was not employed. The person who would always know his address was his wife, Mrs Mina Kennedy at the same address. He was White, 5' 7", 135 pounds, had brown eyes, gray hair, and a ruddy complexion."4 
Residence*1943 Mina Belle Kennedy and John Wesley Kennedy lived in 1943 at 1113 Smith Street, Peoria, Peoria County, Illinois; John W Kennedy (Mina B), h1113 Smith.5 

Family

John Wesley Kennedy b. 13 Aug 1888, d. 13 Mar 1944

Citations

  1. [S90] 1900 United States Census, online ancestry.com, Eureka, Woodford, Illinois; Page: 2; Enumeration District: 0132; FHL microfilm: 1240356.
  2. [S3] Unknown author, "U.S., Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007,."
  3. [S303] 1930 United States Census, online ancestry.com, Peoria, Peoria, Illinois; Page: 8A; Enumeration District: 0069; FHL microfilm: 2340284.
  4. [S1] Ancestry.com, U.S., World War II Draft Registration Cards, 1942.
  5. [S1] Ancestry.com, Peoria, Illinois, City Directory, 1943.

Eleanor Fay Kennedy1

F, #40757, b. 24 August 1917, d. December 1993
Father*Hugh Euda Kennedy1 b. 4 Apr 1883, d. 1 Jun 1973
Mother*Carrie Jane Mabee1 b. 16 Feb 1889, d. 23 Dec 1952
Married Name Her married name was Whittington.1 
Name Variation  Eleanor Fay Kennedy was also known as Faye Eleanor. 
Married Name Her married name was Schultz.1 
Married Name Her married name was Bucher.1 
Birth*24 August 1917 She was born on 24 August 1917 at Deer Creek, Tazewell County, Illinois.1 
(Witness) Census10 April 1930 Eleanor Fay Kennedy appeared on the census of 10 April 1930 in the household of Hugh Euda Kennedy and Carrie Jane Kennedy at Deer Creek Township, Tazewell County, Illinois,
; Hugh Kennedy, Head, owns home worth $1500, M, W, 47, M, age at first marriage 33, West Virginia, French Canada, Illinois, track laborer, railroad
Carrie J Kennedy, Wife, F, W, 41, M, age at first marriage 27, Illinois, French Canada, Illinois, none
Elinor F Kennedy Daughter, F, W, 12, S, attended school, Illinois, West Virginia, Illinois, none
Alice M Kennedy Daughter, F, W, 11, S, attended school, Illinois, West Virginia, Illinois, none
Elsie J Kennedy Daughter, F, W, 9, S, attended school, Illinois, West Virginia, Illinois, none
Clarence X Kennedy, Son, M, W, 7, S, attended school, Illinois, West Virginia, Illinois, none
Virginia A Kennedy Daughter, F, W, 5, Illinois, West Virginia, Illinois, none
Hugh A Kennedy, Son, M, W, 3/12, Illinois, West Virginia, Illinois, none.2 
Marriage*15 March 1939 Eleanor Fay Kennedy married Virgil James Whittington on 15 March 1939 at Deer Creek Baptist Church, Deer Creek, Tazewell County, Illinois.3,4 
(Witness) WW2YA16 October 1940  On 16 October 1940 Eleanor Fay Whittington was the person to always know the address of Virgil James Whittington ."Virgil James Whittington, 500 W. Jefferson, Morton, Tazewell, Illinois, born 19 Nov 1914 in Adel, Iowa, registered for the draft. He was employed by Caterpillar Tractor Company, E. Peoria. The person who would always know his address was his wife, Mrs Eleanor Fay Whittington, at the same address. He was White, 5' 8", 165 pounds, had hazel eyes, black hair, and a light complexion."3 
(Mentioned) oObit25 December 1952 Eleanor Fay Whittington was mentioned in the obituary of of Carrie Jane Mabee on 25 December 1952 at Bloomington, Illinois; Mrs Carrie Jane Kennedy, 63, died Tuesday in Methodist Hospital, Peoria, where she had been a patient since Dec. 19 when she suffered a stroke....
Mrs Kennedy was born Feb 16, 1889 in East Peoria, a daughter of Marshall ans Laura Swesey Mabee. She was married to Hugh Kennedy in Deer Creek Oct 16, 1916
Surviving are her husband; four daughters, Mrs Eleanor Whittington, Tremont; Mrs Alice Wise, Deer Creek; Mrs Elsie Azbill, Congerville; and Mrs Virginia Platte, Greenville, S.C; two sons, Clarence, Deer Creek, and Arthur, with the US Army; 12 grandchildren; and the following brothers and sisters: William E. Mabee, Rockford; Clarence M. Mabee, Peoria; Eugene R. Mabee, Deer Creek; Chester P. And Stanley D. Mabee, both of East Peoria; Mrs Laura Miller, Chicago; Theodore Mabee, Mackinaw; Miss Ruth Mabee, Jacksonville. One brother preceded her in death....5 
Marriage*circa December 1958 Eleanor Fay Kennedy married Walter Hasten Schultz circa December 1958.1 
Death*December 1993 Eleanor Fay Kennedy died in December 1993 at age 76.1 
Burial* She and Walter Hasten Schultz were buried at Mount Zion Cemetery, Woodford County, Illinois. Inscription "Schultz; Walter H; Oct 28, 1908; Sept 9, 1979; F. Eleanor; Aug 24, 1917Dec 5, 1993."6 

Family 1

Virgil James Whittington b. 19 Nov 1914, d. 14 Sep 1944

Family 2

Walter Hasten Schultz b. 28 Oct 1908, d. 9 Sep 1979

Citations

  1. [S3] Unknown author, "U.S., Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007,."
  2. [S303] 1930 United States Census, online ancestry.com, Deer Creek Twp, Tazewell, Illinois; Page: 1B; Enumeration District: 0004; FHL microfilm: 2340297, Family 26.
  3. [S511] U.S. WWII Draft Cards Young Men, 1940-1947, online https://www.fold3.com/
  4. [S500] Newspapers.com, online https://www.newspapers.com/, The Pantagraph (Bloomington, Illinois), 16 Mar 1939, Thu, Page 8.
  5. [S241] Emails from Barbara Millar, Obit in The Pantagraph, Bloomington, Illinois, 25 December 1952 • Page 2.
  6. [S2] Social SecurityDeath Index, online https://www.ancestry.com/search/collections/ssdi/

Alice Marie Kennedy1

F, #40758, b. 31 January 1919, d. 11 March 2010
Father*Hugh Euda Kennedy2 b. 4 Apr 1883, d. 1 Jun 1973
Mother*Carrie Jane Mabee2 b. 16 Feb 1889, d. 23 Dec 1952
Married Name Her married name was Wise.3 
Birth*31 January 1919 Alice Marie Kennedy was born on 31 January 1919 at Deer Creek, Tazewell County, Illinois.2,4,5 
(Witness) Census10 April 1930 Alice Marie Kennedy appeared on the census of 10 April 1930 in the household of Hugh Euda Kennedy and Carrie Jane Kennedy at Deer Creek Township, Tazewell County, Illinois,
; Hugh Kennedy, Head, owns home worth $1500, M, W, 47, M, age at first marriage 33, West Virginia, French Canada, Illinois, track laborer, railroad
Carrie J Kennedy, Wife, F, W, 41, M, age at first marriage 27, Illinois, French Canada, Illinois, none
Elinor F Kennedy Daughter, F, W, 12, S, attended school, Illinois, West Virginia, Illinois, none
Alice M Kennedy Daughter, F, W, 11, S, attended school, Illinois, West Virginia, Illinois, none
Elsie J Kennedy Daughter, F, W, 9, S, attended school, Illinois, West Virginia, Illinois, none
Clarence X Kennedy, Son, M, W, 7, S, attended school, Illinois, West Virginia, Illinois, none
Virginia A Kennedy Daughter, F, W, 5, Illinois, West Virginia, Illinois, none
Hugh A Kennedy, Son, M, W, 3/12, Illinois, West Virginia, Illinois, none.2 
Marriage License*14 September 1940 Alice Marie Kennedy and Darroll Milton Wise obtained a marriage license on 14 September 1940 at Normal Township, McLean County, Illinois.6,7 
(Mentioned) oObit25 December 1952 Alice Marie Kennedy was mentioned in the obituary of of Carrie Jane Mabee on 25 December 1952 at Bloomington, Illinois; Mrs Carrie Jane Kennedy, 63, died Tuesday in Methodist Hospital, Peoria, where she had been a patient since Dec. 19 when she suffered a stroke....
Mrs Kennedy was born Feb 16, 1889 in East Peoria, a daughter of Marshall ans Laura Swesey Mabee. She was married to Hugh Kennedy in Deer Creek Oct 16, 1916
Surviving are her husband; four daughters, Mrs Eleanor Whittington, Tremont; Mrs Alice Wise, Deer Creek; Mrs Elsie Azbill, Congerville; and Mrs Virginia Platte, Greenville, S.C; two sons, Clarence, Deer Creek, and Arthur, with the US Army; 12 grandchildren; and the following brothers and sisters: William E. Mabee, Rockford; Clarence M. Mabee, Peoria; Eugene R. Mabee, Deer Creek; Chester P. And Stanley D. Mabee, both of East Peoria; Mrs Laura Miller, Chicago; Theodore Mabee, Mackinaw; Miss Ruth Mabee, Jacksonville. One brother preceded her in death....8 
Death*11 March 2010 Alice Marie Kennedy died on 11 March 2010 at Methodist Medical Center, Peoria, Peoria County, Illinois, at age 91.4,5 
oObit*15 March 2010  On 15 March 2010 at Peoria, Illinois, the obituary of Alice Marie Kennedy read: Alice M. Wise, 91, of East Peoria passed away at 2:30 p.m. Thursday, March 11, 2010, at Methodist Medical Center in Peoria.
She was born Jan. 31, 1919, in Deer Creek, the daughter of Hugh and Carrie Mabee Kennedy. She married Darroll M. Wise. He preceded her in death on Jan. 2, 1972.
She was also preceded in death by one daughter, Janet Bays; one son, Gary Wise; one sister, Eleanor Schultz; and one brother, Clarence Kennedy.
Surviving are three children, Duane (Jan) Wise of Concord, N.C; Vivian (Charles) Lehmann of Island Lake; and Eleanor (Rick) Dwyer of East Peoria; nine grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; two great-great-grandchildren; one brother, Arthur (Suzie) Kennedy of Deer Creek; two sisters, Elsie Azbill of Eureka and Virginia (Ken) Platte of Greenville, S.C; son-in-law, Jim Bays; and several nieces and nephews.
Alice worked at Methodist Medical Center in Peoria, retiring in 1984, and was a member of the First Baptist Church in East Peoria.
Funeral services will be at 11 a.m. Wednesday, March 17, 2010, at Remmert Funeral Home in East Peoria, with the Rev. John Bunch officiating. Visitation will be from 5 to 7 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home. Burial will be at Mt. Zion Cemetery in Deer Creek.9 
Burial* She and Darroll Milton Wise were buried at Mount Zion Cemetery, Woodford County, Illinois. Inscription "Wise; Alice M; Jan 31,1919; Mar 11, 2010; Darroll M; May 23, 1915; Jan 2, 1972."10 

Family

Darroll Milton Wise b. 23 May 1915, d. 2 Jan 1972
Children

Citations

  1. [S206] Email sent to John MayBee the MayBee Society database coordinator:from Cheryl Cunningham, May 27, 2021.
  2. [S303] 1930 United States Census, online ancestry.com, Deer Creek Twp, Tazewell, Illinois; Page: 1B; Enumeration District: 0004; FHL microfilm: 2340297, Family 26.
  3. [S511] U.S. WWII Draft Cards Young Men, 1940-1947, online https://www.fold3.com/
  4. [S1] Ancestry.com, U.S., Obituary Collection, 1930-Current; Published in the Peoria Journal Star on 3/15/2010.
  5. [S2] Social SecurityDeath Index, online https://www.ancestry.com/search/collections/ssdi/
  6. [S500] Newspapers.com, online https://www.newspapers.com/, Marriage licenses issued announced in The Pantagraph (Bloomington, Illinois), 13 Sep 1940, Fri, Page 3.
  7. [S500] Newspapers.com, online https://www.newspapers.com/, obit in the Gibson City Courier (Gibson City, Illinois), 6 Jan 1972, Thu, Page 9 says married 14 Sep 1940.
  8. [S241] Emails from Barbara Millar, Obit in The Pantagraph, Bloomington, Illinois, 25 December 1952 • Page 2.
  9. [S381] Find A Grave, online http://www.findagrave.com/, Memorial ID 57684446 - Published in the Peoria Journal Star on 3/15/2010.
  10. [S381] Find A Grave, online http://www.findagrave.com/, Memorial ID 49726232.

Elsie Jane Kennedy1

F, #40759, b. 8 September 1920, d. 15 June 2013
Father*Hugh Euda Kennedy1 b. 4 Apr 1883, d. 1 Jun 1973
Mother*Carrie Jane Mabee1 b. 16 Feb 1889, d. 23 Dec 1952
Married Name Her married name was Azbill.2 
Birth*8 September 1920 Elsie Jane Kennedy was born on 8 September 1920 at Deer Creek, Tazewell County, Illinois.1,3,4 
(Witness) Census10 April 1930 Elsie Jane Kennedy appeared on the census of 10 April 1930 in the household of Hugh Euda Kennedy and Carrie Jane Kennedy at Deer Creek Township, Tazewell County, Illinois,
; Hugh Kennedy, Head, owns home worth $1500, M, W, 47, M, age at first marriage 33, West Virginia, French Canada, Illinois, track laborer, railroad
Carrie J Kennedy, Wife, F, W, 41, M, age at first marriage 27, Illinois, French Canada, Illinois, none
Elinor F Kennedy Daughter, F, W, 12, S, attended school, Illinois, West Virginia, Illinois, none
Alice M Kennedy Daughter, F, W, 11, S, attended school, Illinois, West Virginia, Illinois, none
Elsie J Kennedy Daughter, F, W, 9, S, attended school, Illinois, West Virginia, Illinois, none
Clarence X Kennedy, Son, M, W, 7, S, attended school, Illinois, West Virginia, Illinois, none
Virginia A Kennedy Daughter, F, W, 5, Illinois, West Virginia, Illinois, none
Hugh A Kennedy, Son, M, W, 3/12, Illinois, West Virginia, Illinois, none.1 
Marriage*11 January 1942 Elsie Jane Kennedy married Cecil Coleman Azbill on 11 January 1942 at Peoria, Peoria County, Illinois.2,4 
(Mentioned) oObit25 December 1952 Elsie Jane Azbill was mentioned in the obituary of of Carrie Jane Mabee on 25 December 1952 at Bloomington, Illinois; Mrs Carrie Jane Kennedy, 63, died Tuesday in Methodist Hospital, Peoria, where she had been a patient since Dec. 19 when she suffered a stroke....
Mrs Kennedy was born Feb 16, 1889 in East Peoria, a daughter of Marshall ans Laura Swesey Mabee. She was married to Hugh Kennedy in Deer Creek Oct 16, 1916
Surviving are her husband; four daughters, Mrs Eleanor Whittington, Tremont; Mrs Alice Wise, Deer Creek; Mrs Elsie Azbill, Congerville; and Mrs Virginia Platte, Greenville, S.C; two sons, Clarence, Deer Creek, and Arthur, with the US Army; 12 grandchildren; and the following brothers and sisters: William E. Mabee, Rockford; Clarence M. Mabee, Peoria; Eugene R. Mabee, Deer Creek; Chester P. And Stanley D. Mabee, both of East Peoria; Mrs Laura Miller, Chicago; Theodore Mabee, Mackinaw; Miss Ruth Mabee, Jacksonville. One brother preceded her in death....5 
(Mentioned) oObit15 March 2010 Elsie Jane Azbill was mentioned in the obituary of of Alice Marie Kennedy on 15 March 2010 at Peoria, Illinois; Alice M. Wise, 91, of East Peoria passed away at 2:30 p.m. Thursday, March 11, 2010, at Methodist Medical Center in Peoria.
She was born Jan. 31, 1919, in Deer Creek, the daughter of Hugh and Carrie Mabee Kennedy. She married Darroll M. Wise. He preceded her in death on Jan. 2, 1972.
She was also preceded in death by one daughter, Janet Bays; one son, Gary Wise; one sister, Eleanor Schultz; and one brother, Clarence Kennedy.
Surviving are three children, Duane (Jan) Wise of Concord, N.C; Vivian (Charles) Lehmann of Island Lake; and Eleanor (Rick) Dwyer of East Peoria; nine grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; two great-great-grandchildren; one brother, Arthur (Suzie) Kennedy of Deer Creek; two sisters, Elsie Azbill of Eureka and Virginia (Ken) Platte of Greenville, S.C; son-in-law, Jim Bays; and several nieces and nephews.
Alice worked at Methodist Medical Center in Peoria, retiring in 1984, and was a member of the First Baptist Church in East Peoria.
Funeral services will be at 11 a.m. Wednesday, March 17, 2010, at Remmert Funeral Home in East Peoria, with the Rev. John Bunch officiating. Visitation will be from 5 to 7 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home. Burial will be at Mt. Zion Cemetery in Deer Creek.6 
Death*15 June 2013 Elsie Jane Kennedy died on 15 June 2013 at Eureka, Woodford County, Illinois, at age 92.3,4 
Burial* She and Cecil Coleman Azbill were buried at Imhoff Cemetery, Carlock, McLean County, Illinois. Inscription "Azbill; Cecil C; Aug 18, 1920; May 13, 1998; Married Jan 11, 1942; Elsie J; Sept 8, 1920; June 15 2013."2 

Family

Cecil Coleman Azbill b. 18 Aug 1920, d. 13 May 1998

Citations

  1. [S303] 1930 United States Census, online ancestry.com, Deer Creek Twp, Tazewell, Illinois; Page: 1B; Enumeration District: 0004; FHL microfilm: 2340297, Family 26.
  2. [S381] Find A Grave, online http://www.findagrave.com/, Memorial ID 112492040.
  3. [S2] Social SecurityDeath Index, online https://www.ancestry.com/search/collections/ssdi/
  4. [S1] Ancestry.com, U.S., Obituary Collection, 1930-Current - Bloomington, Illinois Pantagraph published June 18,.
  5. [S241] Emails from Barbara Millar, Obit in The Pantagraph, Bloomington, Illinois, 25 December 1952 • Page 2.
  6. [S381] Find A Grave, online http://www.findagrave.com/, Memorial ID 57684446 - Published in the Peoria Journal Star on 3/15/2010.

Virginia A Kennedy1

F, #40760, b. 15 January 1925, d. 17 April 2016
Father*Hugh Euda Kennedy1 b. 4 Apr 1883, d. 1 Jun 1973
Mother*Carrie Jane Mabee1 b. 16 Feb 1889, d. 23 Dec 1952
Married Name Her married name was Platte.2 
Name Variation  Virginia A Kennedy was also known as Anna Virginia.3 
Birth*15 January 1925 She was born on 15 January 1925 at Deer Creek, Tazewell County, Illinois.1,3,4 
(Witness) Census10 April 1930 Virginia A Kennedy appeared on the census of 10 April 1930 in the household of Hugh Euda Kennedy and Carrie Jane Kennedy at Deer Creek Township, Tazewell County, Illinois,
; Hugh Kennedy, Head, owns home worth $1500, M, W, 47, M, age at first marriage 33, West Virginia, French Canada, Illinois, track laborer, railroad
Carrie J Kennedy, Wife, F, W, 41, M, age at first marriage 27, Illinois, French Canada, Illinois, none
Elinor F Kennedy Daughter, F, W, 12, S, attended school, Illinois, West Virginia, Illinois, none
Alice M Kennedy Daughter, F, W, 11, S, attended school, Illinois, West Virginia, Illinois, none
Elsie J Kennedy Daughter, F, W, 9, S, attended school, Illinois, West Virginia, Illinois, none
Clarence X Kennedy, Son, M, W, 7, S, attended school, Illinois, West Virginia, Illinois, none
Virginia A Kennedy Daughter, F, W, 5, Illinois, West Virginia, Illinois, none
Hugh A Kennedy, Son, M, W, 3/12, Illinois, West Virginia, Illinois, none.1 
Marriage*15 June 1947 Virginia A Kennedy married Kenneth Roger Platte on 15 June 1947 at Goodfield Baptist Church, Peoria, Peoria County, Illinois.5 
(Mentioned) oObit25 December 1952 Virginia A Kennedy was mentioned in the obituary of of Carrie Jane Mabee on 25 December 1952 at Bloomington, Illinois; Mrs Carrie Jane Kennedy, 63, died Tuesday in Methodist Hospital, Peoria, where she had been a patient since Dec. 19 when she suffered a stroke....
Mrs Kennedy was born Feb 16, 1889 in East Peoria, a daughter of Marshall ans Laura Swesey Mabee. She was married to Hugh Kennedy in Deer Creek Oct 16, 1916
Surviving are her husband; four daughters, Mrs Eleanor Whittington, Tremont; Mrs Alice Wise, Deer Creek; Mrs Elsie Azbill, Congerville; and Mrs Virginia Platte, Greenville, S.C; two sons, Clarence, Deer Creek, and Arthur, with the US Army; 12 grandchildren; and the following brothers and sisters: William E. Mabee, Rockford; Clarence M. Mabee, Peoria; Eugene R. Mabee, Deer Creek; Chester P. And Stanley D. Mabee, both of East Peoria; Mrs Laura Miller, Chicago; Theodore Mabee, Mackinaw; Miss Ruth Mabee, Jacksonville. One brother preceded her in death....6 
Residence*1953 Virginia A Platte and Kenneth Roger Platte lived in 1953 at 121 White Oak, Greenville, South Carolina; Kenneth R Platte (Virginia K) teacher, Bob Jones University
Virginia was a nurse at Bob Jones University.7 
(Mentioned) oObit15 March 2010 Virginia A Kennedy was mentioned in the obituary of of Alice Marie Kennedy on 15 March 2010 at Peoria, Illinois; Alice M. Wise, 91, of East Peoria passed away at 2:30 p.m. Thursday, March 11, 2010, at Methodist Medical Center in Peoria.
She was born Jan. 31, 1919, in Deer Creek, the daughter of Hugh and Carrie Mabee Kennedy. She married Darroll M. Wise. He preceded her in death on Jan. 2, 1972.
She was also preceded in death by one daughter, Janet Bays; one son, Gary Wise; one sister, Eleanor Schultz; and one brother, Clarence Kennedy.
Surviving are three children, Duane (Jan) Wise of Concord, N.C; Vivian (Charles) Lehmann of Island Lake; and Eleanor (Rick) Dwyer of East Peoria; nine grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; two great-great-grandchildren; one brother, Arthur (Suzie) Kennedy of Deer Creek; two sisters, Elsie Azbill of Eureka and Virginia (Ken) Platte of Greenville, S.C; son-in-law, Jim Bays; and several nieces and nephews.
Alice worked at Methodist Medical Center in Peoria, retiring in 1984, and was a member of the First Baptist Church in East Peoria.
Funeral services will be at 11 a.m. Wednesday, March 17, 2010, at Remmert Funeral Home in East Peoria, with the Rev. John Bunch officiating. Visitation will be from 5 to 7 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home. Burial will be at Mt. Zion Cemetery in Deer Creek.8 
Death*17 April 2016 Virginia A Kennedy died on 17 April 2016 at Greenville, South Carolina, at age 91.4 
Burial* She and Kenneth Roger Platte were buried at Woodlawn Memorial Park I, Greenville, Greenville County, South Carolina.9 

Family

Kenneth Roger Platte b. 15 Sep 1919, d. 14 Feb 2017

Citations

  1. [S303] 1930 United States Census, online ancestry.com, Deer Creek Twp, Tazewell, Illinois; Page: 1B; Enumeration District: 0004; FHL microfilm: 2340297, Family 26.
  2. [S511] U.S. WWII Draft Cards Young Men, 1940-1947, online https://www.fold3.com/
  3. [S1] Ancestry.com, U.S., World War II Cadet Nursing Corps Card Files, 1942-1948.
  4. [S1] Ancestry.com, U.S., Obituary Collection, 1930-Current.
  5. [S500] Newspapers.com, online https://www.newspapers.com/, marriage story in The Pantagraph (Bloomington, Illinois), 21 Jun 1947, Sat, Page 8.
  6. [S241] Emails from Barbara Millar, Obit in The Pantagraph, Bloomington, Illinois, 25 December 1952 • Page 2.
  7. [S1] Ancestry.com, Greenville, South Carolina, City Directory, 1953.
  8. [S381] Find A Grave, online http://www.findagrave.com/, Memorial ID 57684446 - Published in the Peoria Journal Star on 3/15/2010.
  9. [S381] Find A Grave, online http://www.findagrave.com/, Memorial IDs 176400150 & 161376966.

Clarence Harvey Kennedy1,2

M, #40761, b. 5 January 1923, d. 31 March 2006
Father*Hugh Euda Kennedy1 b. 4 Apr 1883, d. 1 Jun 1973
Mother*Carrie Jane Mabee1 b. 16 Feb 1889, d. 23 Dec 1952
Birth*5 January 1923 Clarence Harvey Kennedy was born on 5 January 1923 at Deer Creek, Tazewell County, Illinois.1,3,2 
(Witness) Census10 April 1930 Clarence Harvey Kennedy appeared on the census of 10 April 1930 in the household of Hugh Euda Kennedy and Carrie Jane Kennedy at Deer Creek Township, Tazewell County, Illinois,
; Hugh Kennedy, Head, owns home worth $1500, M, W, 47, M, age at first marriage 33, West Virginia, French Canada, Illinois, track laborer, railroad
Carrie J Kennedy, Wife, F, W, 41, M, age at first marriage 27, Illinois, French Canada, Illinois, none
Elinor F Kennedy Daughter, F, W, 12, S, attended school, Illinois, West Virginia, Illinois, none
Alice M Kennedy Daughter, F, W, 11, S, attended school, Illinois, West Virginia, Illinois, none
Elsie J Kennedy Daughter, F, W, 9, S, attended school, Illinois, West Virginia, Illinois, none
Clarence X Kennedy, Son, M, W, 7, S, attended school, Illinois, West Virginia, Illinois, none
Virginia A Kennedy Daughter, F, W, 5, Illinois, West Virginia, Illinois, none
Hugh A Kennedy, Son, M, W, 3/12, Illinois, West Virginia, Illinois, none.1 
(Mentioned) oObit25 December 1952 Clarence Harvey Kennedy was mentioned in the obituary of of Carrie Jane Mabee on 25 December 1952 at Bloomington, Illinois; Mrs Carrie Jane Kennedy, 63, died Tuesday in Methodist Hospital, Peoria, where she had been a patient since Dec. 19 when she suffered a stroke....
Mrs Kennedy was born Feb 16, 1889 in East Peoria, a daughter of Marshall ans Laura Swesey Mabee. She was married to Hugh Kennedy in Deer Creek Oct 16, 1916
Surviving are her husband; four daughters, Mrs Eleanor Whittington, Tremont; Mrs Alice Wise, Deer Creek; Mrs Elsie Azbill, Congerville; and Mrs Virginia Platte, Greenville, S.C; two sons, Clarence, Deer Creek, and Arthur, with the US Army; 12 grandchildren; and the following brothers and sisters: William E. Mabee, Rockford; Clarence M. Mabee, Peoria; Eugene R. Mabee, Deer Creek; Chester P. And Stanley D. Mabee, both of East Peoria; Mrs Laura Miller, Chicago; Theodore Mabee, Mackinaw; Miss Ruth Mabee, Jacksonville. One brother preceded her in death....4 
Marriage*31 March 1956 Clarence Harvey Kennedy married Marian Estelle Gibbs on 31 March 1956 at Morehead, Guilford County, North Carolina.5 
Death*31 March 2006 Clarence Harvey Kennedy died on 31 March 2006 at Washington, Tazewell County, Illinois, at age 83.6,3 
Burial* He and Marian Estelle Kennedy were buried at Mount Zion Cemetery, Woodford County, Illinois. Inscription "Kennedy; M Estelle; Apr 30 1925; Dec 3, 1978; Clarence H; Jan 5, 1923; Mar 31, 2006."7 

Family

Marian Estelle Gibbs b. 30 Apr 1925, d. 3 Dec 1978

Citations

  1. [S303] 1930 United States Census, online ancestry.com, Deer Creek Twp, Tazewell, Illinois; Page: 1B; Enumeration District: 0004; FHL microfilm: 2340297, Family 26.
  2. [S511] U.S. WWII Draft Cards Young Men, 1940-1947, online https://www.fold3.com/
  3. [S2] Social SecurityDeath Index, online https://www.ancestry.com/search/collections/ssdi/, and U.S., Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007.
  4. [S241] Emails from Barbara Millar, Obit in The Pantagraph, Bloomington, Illinois, 25 December 1952 • Page 2.
  5. [S1] Ancestry.com, North Carolina, Marriage Records, 1741-2011.
  6. [S1] Ancestry.com, U.S., Obituary Collection, 1930-Current.
  7. [S381] Find A Grave, online http://www.findagrave.com/, Memorial ID 54357200.

Hugh Arthur Kennedy1

M, #40762, b. 16 December 1929, d. 10 June 2021
Father*Hugh Euda Kennedy1 b. 4 Apr 1883, d. 1 Jun 1973
Mother*Carrie Jane Mabee1 b. 16 Feb 1889, d. 23 Dec 1952
Burial Hugh Arthur Kennedy was buried at Mount Zion Cemetery, Woodford County, Illinois.2 
Name Variation  Hugh Arthur Kennedy was also known as Arthur. 
Birth*16 December 1929 He was born on 16 December 1929 at Deer Creek, Tazewell County, Illinois.1,3 
(Witness) Census10 April 1930 Hugh Arthur Kennedy appeared on the census of 10 April 1930 in the household of Hugh Euda Kennedy and Carrie Jane Kennedy at Deer Creek Township, Tazewell County, Illinois,
; Hugh Kennedy, Head, owns home worth $1500, M, W, 47, M, age at first marriage 33, West Virginia, French Canada, Illinois, track laborer, railroad
Carrie J Kennedy, Wife, F, W, 41, M, age at first marriage 27, Illinois, French Canada, Illinois, none
Elinor F Kennedy Daughter, F, W, 12, S, attended school, Illinois, West Virginia, Illinois, none
Alice M Kennedy Daughter, F, W, 11, S, attended school, Illinois, West Virginia, Illinois, none
Elsie J Kennedy Daughter, F, W, 9, S, attended school, Illinois, West Virginia, Illinois, none
Clarence X Kennedy, Son, M, W, 7, S, attended school, Illinois, West Virginia, Illinois, none
Virginia A Kennedy Daughter, F, W, 5, Illinois, West Virginia, Illinois, none
Hugh A Kennedy, Son, M, W, 3/12, Illinois, West Virginia, Illinois, none.1 
(Mentioned) oObit25 December 1952 Hugh Arthur Kennedy was mentioned in the obituary of of Carrie Jane Mabee on 25 December 1952 at Bloomington, Illinois; Mrs Carrie Jane Kennedy, 63, died Tuesday in Methodist Hospital, Peoria, where she had been a patient since Dec. 19 when she suffered a stroke....
Mrs Kennedy was born Feb 16, 1889 in East Peoria, a daughter of Marshall ans Laura Swesey Mabee. She was married to Hugh Kennedy in Deer Creek Oct 16, 1916
Surviving are her husband; four daughters, Mrs Eleanor Whittington, Tremont; Mrs Alice Wise, Deer Creek; Mrs Elsie Azbill, Congerville; and Mrs Virginia Platte, Greenville, S.C; two sons, Clarence, Deer Creek, and Arthur, with the US Army; 12 grandchildren; and the following brothers and sisters: William E. Mabee, Rockford; Clarence M. Mabee, Peoria; Eugene R. Mabee, Deer Creek; Chester P. And Stanley D. Mabee, both of East Peoria; Mrs Laura Miller, Chicago; Theodore Mabee, Mackinaw; Miss Ruth Mabee, Jacksonville. One brother preceded her in death....4 
Marriage*14 November 1954 Hugh Arthur Kennedy married Susie Bonadine Kincaid on 14 November 1954 at Goodfield Baptist Church, Peoria, Peoria County, Illinois.5 
(Mentioned) oObit15 March 2010 Hugh Arthur Kennedy was mentioned in the obituary of of Alice Marie Kennedy on 15 March 2010 at Peoria, Illinois; Alice M. Wise, 91, of East Peoria passed away at 2:30 p.m. Thursday, March 11, 2010, at Methodist Medical Center in Peoria.
She was born Jan. 31, 1919, in Deer Creek, the daughter of Hugh and Carrie Mabee Kennedy. She married Darroll M. Wise. He preceded her in death on Jan. 2, 1972.
She was also preceded in death by one daughter, Janet Bays; one son, Gary Wise; one sister, Eleanor Schultz; and one brother, Clarence Kennedy.
Surviving are three children, Duane (Jan) Wise of Concord, N.C; Vivian (Charles) Lehmann of Island Lake; and Eleanor (Rick) Dwyer of East Peoria; nine grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; two great-great-grandchildren; one brother, Arthur (Suzie) Kennedy of Deer Creek; two sisters, Elsie Azbill of Eureka and Virginia (Ken) Platte of Greenville, S.C; son-in-law, Jim Bays; and several nieces and nephews.
Alice worked at Methodist Medical Center in Peoria, retiring in 1984, and was a member of the First Baptist Church in East Peoria.
Funeral services will be at 11 a.m. Wednesday, March 17, 2010, at Remmert Funeral Home in East Peoria, with the Rev. John Bunch officiating. Visitation will be from 5 to 7 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home. Burial will be at Mt. Zion Cemetery in Deer Creek.6 
Death*10 June 2021 Hugh Arthur Kennedy died on 10 June 2021 at Peoria, Peoria County, Illinois, at age 91.7 
oObit*12 June 2021  On 12 June 2021 at Morton, Tazewell County, Illinois, the obituary of Hugh Arthur Kennedy read: Hugh "Art" Kennedy, 91, of Deer Creek, passed away on Thursday, June 10, 2021, at OSF Richard L. Owens Hospice in Peoria.
He was born on December 16, 1929 in Deer Creek, IL, to Hugh and Carrie (Mabee) Kennedy. He married Susie Kincaid in Goodfield, IL, on November 14, 1954.
Surviving are his wife, Susie Kennedy of Deer Creek; son, Jim (Valerie) Kennedy of East Peoria; two daughters: Miriam (Rick) Patrick of Goodfield, IL and Carrie (Todd) Mull of Mapleton, IL; four grandchildren: Jason Kennedy, Devon Kennedy, Kelsey Mull and Cody Mull; and three great-grandchildren: Joshua Vargas, Rhyen Kennedy and Kalel Kennedy.
He was preceded in death by one brother and four sisters.
Art was a U.S. Army veteran, having served in Germany during the Korean War. He worked 42 years at Caterpillar, Inc. as a machinist, retiring in 1988, last working in the office.
Art enjoyed playing all kinds of games with his family, gardening, reading, woodworking, music, hunting and fishing.
He served for many years on the Mt. Zion Cemetery Board in Deer Creek, IL.
Art attended New Castle Bible Church in Deer Creek, where a funeral service will be held at 10:00 a.m. on Tuesday, June 15, 2021, with Pastors Phil Somers and Kevin Sauder officiating. Visitation will be from 5 to 7:00 p.m. on Monday, June 14, 2021, at Knapp-Johnson Funeral Home and Cremation Center in Morton, and also from 9 to 9:45 a.m. on Tuesday, June 15, 2021, prior to the service at the church. Burial with military honors will be at Mt. Zion Cemetery in Deer Creek.
Memorials may be made to New Castle Bible Church. Knapp-Johnson Funeral Home and Cremation Center in Morton is handling arrangements.7 

Family

Susie Bonadine Kincaid

Citations

  1. [S303] 1930 United States Census, online ancestry.com, Deer Creek Twp, Tazewell, Illinois; Page: 1B; Enumeration District: 0004; FHL microfilm: 2340297, Family 26.
  2. [S381] Find A Grave, online http://www.findagrave.com/, Memorial ID 228387526.
  3. [S1] Ancestry.com, U.S. Public Records Index, 1950-1993, Volume 1.
  4. [S241] Emails from Barbara Millar, Obit in The Pantagraph, Bloomington, Illinois, 25 December 1952 • Page 2.
  5. [S500] Newspapers.com, online https://www.newspapers.com/, Marriage article in the Woodford County Journal (Eureka, Illinois), 25 Nov 1954, Thu, Page 3.
  6. [S381] Find A Grave, online http://www.findagrave.com/, Memorial ID 57684446 - Published in the Peoria Journal Star on 3/15/2010.
  7. [S206] Email sent to John MayBee the MayBee Society database coordinator:from Cheryl (Platte) Cunningham, 15 Jun 2021. Obit by Knapp-Johnson Funeral Home, 140 S. Detroit Ave, Morton, IL 61550.

Virgil James Whittington1

M, #40763, b. 19 November 1914, d. 14 September 1944
Birth*19 November 1914 Virgil James Whittington was born on 19 November 1914 at Adel, Dallas County, Iowa.1 
Marriage*15 March 1939 He married Eleanor Fay Kennedy, daughter of Hugh Euda Kennedy and Carrie Jane Mabee, on 15 March 1939 at Deer Creek Baptist Church, Deer Creek, Tazewell County, Illinois.1,2 
WW2YA*16 October 1940  On 16 October 1940 at 500 W. Jefferson, Morton, Tazewell County, Illinois, Virgil James Whittington, 500 W. Jefferson, Morton, Tazewell, Illinois, born 19 Nov 1914 in Adel, Iowa, registered for the draft. He was employed by Caterpillar Tractor Company, E. Peoria. The person who would always know his address was his wife, Mrs Eleanor Fay Whittington, at the same address. He was White, 5' 8", 165 pounds, had hazel eyes, black hair, and a light complexion.1 
Death*14 September 1944 Virgil James Whittington died on 14 September 1944 at Italy at age 29; Killed in action.3 
Burial*12 July 1949 He was buried on 12 July 1949 at Olio Township Cemetery, Eureka, Woodford County, Illinois. Inscription "Virgil J Whittington; PFC 362nd Inf, 91st Div; Nov 19, 1914 - Sept 14, 1944; Killed in Action in Italy."3 

Family

Eleanor Fay Kennedy b. 24 Aug 1917, d. Dec 1993

Citations

  1. [S511] U.S. WWII Draft Cards Young Men, 1940-1947, online https://www.fold3.com/
  2. [S500] Newspapers.com, online https://www.newspapers.com/, The Pantagraph (Bloomington, Illinois), 16 Mar 1939, Thu, Page 8.
  3. [S381] Find A Grave, online http://www.findagrave.com/, Memorial ID 57684446.

Walter Hasten Schultz1

M, #40764, b. 28 October 1908, d. 9 September 1979
Birth*28 October 1908 Walter Hasten Schultz was born on 28 October 1908 at Burlington Township, Des Moines County, Iowa.1 
Marriage*circa December 1958 He married Eleanor Fay Kennedy, daughter of Hugh Euda Kennedy and Carrie Jane Mabee, circa December 1958.2 
Death*9 September 1979 Walter Hasten Schultz died on 9 September 1979 at Mackinaw, Tazewell County, Illinois, at age 70.3,4 
Burial* He and Eleanor Fay Schultz were buried at Mount Zion Cemetery, Woodford County, Illinois. Inscription "Schultz; Walter H; Oct 28, 1908; Sept 9, 1979; F. Eleanor; Aug 24, 1917Dec 5, 1993."4 

Family

Eleanor Fay Kennedy b. 24 Aug 1917, d. Dec 1993

Citations

  1. [S1] Ancestry.com, Iowa, Delayed Birth Records, 1856-1940.
  2. [S3] Unknown author, "U.S., Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007,."
  3. [S381] Find A Grave, online http://www.findagrave.com/, Memorial ID 57684446.
  4. [S2] Social SecurityDeath Index, online https://www.ancestry.com/search/collections/ssdi/

Darroll Milton Wise1

M, #40765, b. 23 May 1915, d. 2 January 1972
Birth*23 May 1915 Darroll Milton Wise was born on 23 May 1915 at Arrowsmith, McLean County, Illinois.1 
Marriage License*14 September 1940 He and Alice Marie Kennedy obtained a marriage license on 14 September 1940 at Normal Township, McLean County, Illinois.2,3 
WW2YA*16 October 1940  On 16 October 1940 at Bloomington, McLean County, Illinois, Darroll Milton Wise, 401 E Locust, Bloomington, Illinois, born 23 May 1915 in Arrowsmith, Illinois, registered for the draft. He was employed by Mr Llewellyn Jones, 1225 East Jefferson, Bloomington, who would always know his address. He was White, 5' 8", 145 pounds, had blue eyes, brown hair, and a light complexion.1 
Death*2 January 1972 Darroll Milton Wise died on 2 January 1972 at East Peoria, Tazewell County, Illinois, at age 56.4,5 
Burial* He and Alice Marie Wise were buried at Mount Zion Cemetery, Woodford County, Illinois. Inscription "Wise; Alice M; Jan 31,1919; Mar 11, 2010; Darroll M; May 23, 1915; Jan 2, 1972."6 

Family

Alice Marie Kennedy b. 31 Jan 1919, d. 11 Mar 2010
Children

Citations

  1. [S511] U.S. WWII Draft Cards Young Men, 1940-1947, online https://www.fold3.com/
  2. [S500] Newspapers.com, online https://www.newspapers.com/, Marriage licenses issued announced in The Pantagraph (Bloomington, Illinois), 13 Sep 1940, Fri, Page 3.
  3. [S500] Newspapers.com, online https://www.newspapers.com/, obit in the Gibson City Courier (Gibson City, Illinois), 6 Jan 1972, Thu, Page 9 says married 14 Sep 1940.
  4. [S500] Newspapers.com, online https://www.newspapers.com/, obit in the Gibson City Courier (Gibson City, Illinois), 6 Jan 1972, Thu, Page 9.
  5. [S2] Social SecurityDeath Index, online https://www.ancestry.com/search/collections/ssdi/
  6. [S381] Find A Grave, online http://www.findagrave.com/, Memorial ID 49726232.
  7. [S206] Email sent to John MayBee the MayBee Society database coordinator:from Cheryl Cunningham, May 27, 2021.

Cecil Coleman Azbill1

M, #40766, b. 18 August 1920, d. 13 May 1998
Birth*18 August 1920 Cecil Coleman Azbill was born on 18 August 1920 at Congerville, Woodford County, Illinois, son of Coleman Azbill and Eva Reaba.2,3 
Marriage*11 January 1942 He married Elsie Jane Kennedy, daughter of Hugh Euda Kennedy and Carrie Jane Mabee, on 11 January 1942 at Peoria, Peoria County, Illinois.1,4 
WW2YA*16 February 1942  On 16 February 1942 at Congerville, Woodford County, Illinois, Cecil Colman Azbill, Congerville, Woodford, Illinois, born 18 Aug 1920 in Congerville, Illinois, registered for the draft. He was employed by Donat Widmer, Carlock RR, Congerville. The person who would always know his address was his mother, Eva Azbille, at the same address. He was White, 71", 160 pounds, had blue eyes, black hair, and a light complexion.3 
Death*13 May 1998 Cecil Coleman Azbill died on 13 May 1998 at Congerville, Woodford County, Illinois, at age 77.2,5 
Burial* He and Elsie Jane Azbill were buried at Imhoff Cemetery, Carlock, McLean County, Illinois. Inscription "Azbill; Cecil C; Aug 18, 1920; May 13, 1998; Married Jan 11, 1942; Elsie J; Sept 8, 1920; June 15 2013."1 

Family

Elsie Jane Kennedy b. 8 Sep 1920, d. 15 Jun 2013

Citations

  1. [S381] Find A Grave, online http://www.findagrave.com/, Memorial ID 112492040.
  2. [S3] Unknown author, "U.S., Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007,."
  3. [S511] U.S. WWII Draft Cards Young Men, 1940-1947, online https://www.fold3.com/
  4. [S1] Ancestry.com, U.S., Obituary Collection, 1930-Current - Bloomington, Illinois Pantagraph published June 18,.
  5. [S2] Social SecurityDeath Index, online https://www.ancestry.com/search/collections/ssdi/

Marian Estelle Gibbs1

F, #40767, b. 30 April 1925, d. 3 December 1978
Married Name Her married name was Kennedy.1 
Birth*30 April 1925 Marian Estelle Gibbs was born on 30 April 1925 at Advance, Davie County, North Carolina, daughter of George K Gibbs and Meta W Lyon.1,2 
Marriage*31 March 1956 She married Clarence Harvey Kennedy, son of Hugh Euda Kennedy and Carrie Jane Mabee, on 31 March 1956 at Morehead, Guilford County, North Carolina.3 
Death*3 December 1978 Marian Estelle Gibbs died on 3 December 1978 at Deer Creek, Tazewell County, Illinois, at age 53.1 
Burial* She and Clarence Harvey Kennedy were buried at Mount Zion Cemetery, Woodford County, Illinois. Inscription "Kennedy; M Estelle; Apr 30 1925; Dec 3, 1978; Clarence H; Jan 5, 1923; Mar 31, 2006."4 

Family

Clarence Harvey Kennedy b. 5 Jan 1923, d. 31 Mar 2006

Citations

  1. [S2] Social SecurityDeath Index, online https://www.ancestry.com/search/collections/ssdi/, and U.S., Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007.
  2. [S1] Ancestry.com, North Carolina, Birth Indexes, 1800-2000.
  3. [S1] Ancestry.com, North Carolina, Marriage Records, 1741-2011.
  4. [S381] Find A Grave, online http://www.findagrave.com/, Memorial ID 54357200.

Kenneth Roger Platte1

M, #40768, b. 15 September 1919, d. 14 February 2017
Birth*15 September 1919 Kenneth Roger Platte was born on 15 September 1919 at Peoria, Peoria County, Illinois.1 
Marriage*15 June 1947 He married Virginia A Kennedy, daughter of Hugh Euda Kennedy and Carrie Jane Mabee, on 15 June 1947 at Goodfield Baptist Church, Peoria, Peoria County, Illinois.2 
Residence*1953 Kenneth Roger Platte and Virginia A Platte lived in 1953 at 121 White Oak, Greenville, South Carolina; Kenneth R Platte (Virginia K) teacher, Bob Jones University
Virginia was a nurse at Bob Jones University.3 
Death*14 February 2017 Kenneth Roger Platte died on 14 February 2017 at Greenville, South Carolina, at age 97.4 
Burial* He and Virginia A Platte were buried at Woodlawn Memorial Park I, Greenville, Greenville County, South Carolina.5 

Family

Virginia A Kennedy b. 15 Jan 1925, d. 17 Apr 2016

Citations

  1. [S511] U.S. WWII Draft Cards Young Men, 1940-1947, online https://www.fold3.com/
  2. [S500] Newspapers.com, online https://www.newspapers.com/, marriage story in The Pantagraph (Bloomington, Illinois), 21 Jun 1947, Sat, Page 8.
  3. [S1] Ancestry.com, Greenville, South Carolina, City Directory, 1953.
  4. [S500] Newspapers.com, online https://www.newspapers.com/, obit in The Greenville News (Greenville, South Carolina), 19 Feb 2017, Sun, Page A10.
  5. [S381] Find A Grave, online http://www.findagrave.com/, Memorial IDs 176400150 & 161376966.

Michael Smolen1

M, #40770, b. 25 November 1919, d. 13 April 1987
Name Variation  Michael Smolen was also known as Colonel USAF.2 
Birth*25 November 1919 He was born on 25 November 1919 at Johnstown, Cambria County, Pennsylvania, son of Daniel and Katherine Smolen.1,3 
WW2YA*1 July 1941  On 1 July 1941 at Detroit, Michigan, Michael Smolen, 69 W Bethune, Detroit, Wayne, Mich, born 25 Nov 1919 in Johnstown, Pennsylvania, registered for the draft. He was a Commercial Artist employed by Jam Handy Picture Service, Detroit. The person who would always know his address was his sister Ann Smolen at the same address. He was White, 5' 6", 150 pounds, had brown eyes, brown hair, and a light complexion.1 
Marriage*4 December 1943 He married Marian Leanna Mabee, daughter of William Ervin Mabee and Leanna Bishop, on 4 December 1943 at Spence Air Base Chapel, Moultrie, Colquitt County, Georgia.3 
Residence* Michael Smolen lived at 516 W Sunset Circle, Mesa, Arizona.4 
Death*13 April 1987 He died on 13 April 1987 at Desert Samaritan Hospital, Mesa, Maricopa County, Arizona, at age 67.2,5 

Family

Marian Leanna Mabee b. 6 Feb 1924, d. 26 Nov 2012

Citations

  1. [S511] U.S. WWII Draft Cards Young Men, 1940-1947, online https://www.fold3.com/
  2. [S500] Newspapers.com, online https://www.newspapers.com/, obit in the Arizona Republic (Phoenix, Arizona), 15 Apr 1987, Wed, Page 19.
  3. [S500] Newspapers.com, online https://www.newspapers.com/, Engagement announcement in The Pantagraph (Bloomington, Illinois), 30 Nov 1943, Tue, Page 8.
  4. [S1] Ancestry.com, U.S. Public Records Index, 1950-1993, Volume 2.
  5. [S2] Social SecurityDeath Index, online https://www.ancestry.com/search/collections/ssdi/