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Mrs. Michael McNamara

Died, on Monday, Feb. 23, Mr. M. McNamara, of Englewood, of lung trouble, in her 60th year.

Deceased was born in Ireland in 1825, and with her husband, Michael McNamara, emigrated to this country in 1855 locating in Chesterton. The family remained in this town about fifteen years after which they removed to Michigan City. They afterwards moved to Englewood, their present home.

Mrs. McNamara was a hard working christian lady, who by her kindly acts made many friends. She was suddenly taken ill on Sunday evening, and died the following day. One of her children was buried here, and in accordance with her wishes her remains were brought here for interment. The funeral was held Wednesday and services held by Father Kroll. The remains were escorted to their last resting-place by a large number of friends both from this place and Englewood. She leaves a husband and one daughter to mourn her loss.

Newspaper: The Tribune
Date of Publication: February 26, 1885
Volume Number: 1
Issue Number: 48
Page: 5
Column(s): 4

Key to Newspaper Publication Locations:
    Newspapers Published in Chesterton, Porter County, Indiana
                Chesterton Tribune
                The Tribune
                Westchester Tribune

    Newspapers Published in Valparaiso, Porter County, Indiana
                Porter County Vidette
                Practical Observer
                Valparaiso Practical Observer
                Vidette and Republic
                Western Ranger

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