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Frances E. Harker

Female 1907 - 2003  (96 years)


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  • Name Frances E. Harker  [1, 2
    Born 3 Jan 1907  Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 3, 4
    Gender Female 
    Died 14 Mar 2003  Elgin, Kane, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Buried Lakewood Memorial Park, Elgin, Cook, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Notes 
    • Frances E. Burton, 96, of Elgin passed away Friday, March 14, 2003 at Provena St. Joseph Hospital, Elgin. She was born January 3, 1907 in Bristol Township, Illinois, the daughter of Anthony and Susan Goschey Harker. Frances had worked for the State of Illinois Highway Department as a secretary for 22 years before retiring. She was a member of Sherman Hospital Auxiliary, the Friends of Judson and of the Elgin Better Garden Club. Surviving are her two daughters; two grandchildren; two great grandchildren; two sisters; and many nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Samuel in 1975; granddaughter, Jane Herman in 1975; a sister; and eight brothers. Funeral Services will be held Tuesday, March 18, 2003 at 11 AM at Laird Funeral Home, Elgin with Rev. Thomas O'Connor officiating. Burial will be private in Lakewood Memorial Park, Elgin. Visitation will be held Tuesday from 9:30 AM until the time of services. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be given to Sherman Hospital Auxiliary. [6]
    Person ID I20523  Mindrum
    Last Modified 15 Nov 2015 

    Father Antoine Anthony Tony Harker,   b. 14 Apr 1870, Moestroff, Diekirch, Luxembourg Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Oct 1955, Aurora, Kane, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years) 
    Mother Susanna Goschey,   b. 27 Sep 1871, Fredonia, Ozaukee, Wisconsin Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Nov 1947, Bristol, Kendall, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years) 
    Married 17 Apr 1894  St. John's Church, Waubeka, Ozaukee, Wisconsin Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 7, 8, 9, 10
    Family ID F14072  Group Sheet

    Family Samuel Wesley Burton,   b. 25 Jun 1892, Memphis, Shelby, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Feb 1976, Elgin, Kane, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years) 
    Married 22 Dec 1926  [3
    Children 
     1. Living
     2. Living
    Last Modified 7 Aug 2017 
    Family ID F14380  Group Sheet

  • Photos
    Harker, George and Evelyn Kern Wedding Day
    Harker, George and Evelyn Kern Wedding Day
    L-R Lambert Kern, George Harker, Evelyn Kern, Francis Harker

    Headstones
    Burton, Frances Harker
    Burton, Frances Harker

  • Sources 
    1. [S1873]

    2. [S1995] Female.

    3. [S1871] Genealogy of Peter and Mary Goschey.

    4. [S16] Social Security Death Index.

    5. [S6231] www.findagrave.com.

    6. [S8308] Frances Burton obituary, Arlington Heights Daily Herald, 17 Mar 2003, www.findagrave.com.

    7. [S3859]

    8. [S4665] Jerry Janty, (Belgium, Wisconsin, 12 Sep 2009), place.

    9. [S8664] Ozaukee Co., Wisconsin Marriages, Vol. 6, p. 1514, marriage place Roman Catholic Church Fredonia, Wisconsin.

    10. [S8678] St. John's Church, Waubeka, Wisconsin, Marriages, p. 184.