McCllelland / Groves / Wilmington Landis burials

Gravestones of the family of Susan Groves and John W. McClelland:

From McHenry County [Ill.] Cemeteries, Vol. IV, comp. Elaine Obenchain and McHenry County Illinois Genealogical Society, 2000 (brackets added reflect annotations from cemetery records):

Union Cemetery, Nunda Township

K48 15-24 Wilmington, Minnie M. [wife] 1877-[9/11]1965 [87y cor. occ.]

K49 15-24 Wilmington, Fred P. 1881-[8/29/]1977 [96y cardiovascular accident]

K50 15-24 [McClelland, John W.] father 1848-[9/2/]1917 [68y11m]

K51 15-24 [McClelland, Susan] mother 1854-[8/12/]1921 [67y11m12d]

L56 15-25 Lessard, L[ouis] Philip 1895-[1/9]1982 [86y] cr.

L57 15-25 Geyler, Katharine Lessard [of Evanston wife] 1919-[8/22]/45 [26y 1m 29d]

L58 15-25 Lessard, Gladys Landis 1893-[11/12]1974 [81y]

L59 15-25 [Landis, Mabel] [of Milw., Wis. wid.] mother 1872-[8/11]1963 [90y cere.ischemia]

L60 15-25 [Landis], Ruth dau. 1898-[8/20/]1907

L61 15-24 & 25 Lessard, unknown of Chgo. infant s/o L[ouis] P. & G[ladys] N. d. 6/20[or21]/1927 [stillborn]

L62 [Landis, Lester Chauncey] [of Milw., Wis. husband] father 1867-[8/24/]1948 [81y].

From the Chicago Tribune, 24 Aug 1945:

Katherine Geyler, nee Lassard, beloved wife of Fred W., fond mother of J. Frederick, daughter of Gladys and L. Phillip Lassard, sister of Robert. Graveside services, Friday, Aug. 24, 2 p.m., at Crystal Lake Union cemetery, Crystal Lake, Ill. Information, Longbeach 6874. Please omit flowers.

From the Tampa Tribune, 11 Dec 1996:

ROBERT A. LESSARD, 69, of St. Petersburg died Saturday at Bayfront Medical Center. A native of Chicago, he moved to this area in 1969 from Evanston, Ill. He was a shipping clerk for Chandler’s in Evanston, a veteran of World War II, serving in the Army, and a member of St. Mark’s Episcopal Church in Evanston. He is survived by two sons, Steven M. of Courtland Manor, N.Y., and David B. of Bourbon, Mo.; and three grandchildren. Moss-Feaster Funeral Homes, Largo Chapel.


Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, 22 Jun 2001:

Kreglow, Elda D. Age 100 years. June 21, 2001. She was preceded in death by her husband, Frederick. Dear mother of Robert (Mildred) Kiesow and Robert (Diane) Stummeier. Grandmother of Christian Stummeir, Matthew Stummeier, Virginia Martello, Laura Hoene and Mary Ward. She is also survived by great-grandchildren, other relatives and friends. A Memorial Service is pending. CHURCH AND CHAPEL FUNERAL SERVICE Serving the Kreglow Family Milw. 262-827-0659 Waukesha 262-549-0659 online obit, condolences, directions

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