Harry Gerard

Born: May 24, 1903

Died: May 3, 1995

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Marriage: Margaret A. Macklin (no date)

1930 Census: Harry G living with dad and John's wife Helen at 734 Barry Street/Chicago/Cook/District 1716 is single, 26, works at a wholesale cigar store.

Mary: (Sr. Mary Martens B.V.M.)

HARRY G MARTENS Request Information (SS-5)
SSN 337-09-0209 Residence: 85258 Scottsdale, Maricopa, AZ
Born 24 May 1903 Last Benefit:
Died 3 May 1995 Issued: IL (Before 1951)
Copy of SS Application on file.

Address on November 30, 1936 was: 655 Melrose Street, Chicago, IL
Job: General Cigar Co., Inc., 741 W. Jackson Blvd., Chicago, IL
Father: John Francis Martens
Mother: Frances Shulz - According to 1930 Census, mother was Polish and from WI.

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The following is the text of the obituary for Harry G. Martens as it appeared in the Chicago Tribune on May 6, 1995

Harry G. Martens, beloved husband of the late Margaret A., nee Macklin; fond father of Sr. Mary Martens B.V.M., Elizabeth (John) O'Connor, Joseph (Mary) Acra, Patricia (Edward) Muldoon; loving grandfather of John K., Kathleen and Michael O'Connor, Erin, Tim, Molly and Kevin Muldoon; fond brother of Gertrude Schommer. Visitation Cooney Funeral Home, 3552 N. Southport Ave., Sunday, 4-9 p.m. Funeral Monday, 10:30 a.m., to Our Lady of Mt. Carmel Church. Mass 11 a.m. Interment St Joseph. 773-472-5650.

May 3, 1994 Chicago Tribune
Margaret A. Macklin Martens Obit.

Margaret A. Martens, nee Macklin, beloved wife of Harry G.; fond mother of Sr. Mary Martens, B.V.M., Elizabeth O'Connor (John), Joseph Martens (Mary Acra) and Patricia Muldoon (Edward); loving grandmother of John K., Kathleen and Michael O'Connor, Erin, Tim, Molly and Kevin Muldoon. Visitation 3 to 9 p.m. Wednesday at Cooney Funeral Home, 3552 N. Southport Ave. Funeral Thursday 9:30 a.m. to Our Lady of Mount Carmel Church. Mass 10 a.m. Interment St. Joseph. 773-472-5650
Graves of Harry and Margaret St. Joseph's Cemetery , River Grove, IL