Obit: Claire, Lizzie A. (1969 - 1958)
Contact: Dolores Mohr Kenyon
Surnames: Claire, Albright, Hendrickson,
Scharenbrock, Berchers, Hintz, Zimmerman, Dunn, Peterson, Syth,
----Source: Clark County Press (Neillsville, Clark Co., WI.) August 21, 1958
Claire, Lizzie A. (14 January 1869 - 18
Funeral services for Mrs. Lizzie A.
Claire, 89, a former Willard resident, were held Friday afternoon
from the Hill Funeral Home in Greenwood. The Rev. Ethel
Nulton, pastor of Grace Methodist Church, officiated. Burial
was made in the Greenwood Cemetery.
Pallbearers were: Roland and Paul Hintz
of Willard, Jack and Jim Scharenbrock of Chicago, Sterling
Zimmerman of New Orleans, La., and Roy Dunn of Evanston,
JoAnn Peterson and Carol Syth,
accompanied on the piano by Mrs. William Olson, sang, "In the
Garden," and "What a Friend We Have In Jesus."
Mrs. Claire, nee Lizzie Albright, died
August 18 at the home of her daughter in Chicago. She was
born January 14, 1869, at Lena, Ill., and was married there June
16, 1891, to Aaron L. Claire.
After their marriage they lived at Mount
Morris, Ill., until 1907, when they came to Willard. She
continued to live in Willard, after her husband’s death in
1911. Eight years ago she went to Aurora, Ill., to live with
Surviving are a son, Arnold B. Claire of Willard; three daughters, Mrs. Arnold (Alma) Henrickson, of Aurora, Ill.; Mrs. John (Elizabeth) Scharenbrock of Chicago, Ill.; and Mrs. Glenn (Mildred) Berchers of Lyndon Station; 11 grandchildren; and 18 great-grandchildren; a brother, Dr. J. L. Albright, of Chicago, Ill.
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