Annabelle Knost

F, #2281
Father*Edward G. Knost1 b. 1876, d. 1945
Mother*Anna G. Peetz1 b. 1878, d. August 23, 1964
     Annabelle married Henry N. Schmitt on December 26, 1925 at St. Louis County, Missouri.2

Family

Henry N. Schmitt b. June 8, 1905, d. April 18, 1975

Citations

  1. [S463] Research Papers, Berg, Blume and Schoettle Families. Prepared by Dorothea Berg Hoemann.
  2. [S6134] Missouri Marriage Records, 1805-2002, Ancestry.com (database online), 2007.

Lucille Margaret Wilson1,2

F, #2282, b. 1904, d. July, 1994
Father*Charles Thomas Wilson3 b. 1874, d. May, 1931
Mother*Elizabeth (?) b. 1877, d. April, 1960
     Lucille Margaret Wilson was ordained Entered the Roman Catholic Order after years of widowhood. Lucille Margaret Wilson, daughter of Charles Thomas Wilson and Elizabeth (?), was born in 1904.3
Lucille married Leslie Walton Block, son of Celestine Block and Emma Genevieve Lyle, on October 13, 1926 at Holy Redeemer Catholic Church, Webster Groves, St. Louis County, Missouri.2
Lucille died in July, 1994.3 She was buried on July 25, 1994 in Calvary Catholic Cemetery in St. Louis, Missouri, in section 24, lot 366.3
Celestine, Emma, Leslie and Lucille Block Tombstone

Family

Leslie Walton Block b. November 20, 1896, d. November, 1957
Children

Citations

  1. [S1467] St. Peter Catholic Church, St. Peter Church Marriage Book Two.
  2. [S6134] Missouri Marriage Records, 1805-2002, Ancestry.com (database online), 2007.
  3. [S2220] Internet Site: The Catholic Cemeteries of the Archdiocese of St. Louis Web Site).
  4. [S556] Internet Site: Find-A-Grave Web Site).

Barbara Kessler1

F, #2283
Father*Udwig Kessler d. 1854
Mother*Mary Boone b. 1772, d. 1853
      Barbaramarried, an unknown person (his first marriage) Jacob Boone (his second marriage) , son of John Boone and Elizabeth (?).1

Family

Jacob Boone b. circa 1780

Citations

  1. [S1910] Internet Site: Boone Family Web Site).

George L. Thompson1

M, #2284, b. September 5, 1889, d. before 1960
Father*George W. Thompson1 b. April, 1863
Mother*Mary A. (?)1 b. January, 1860
ChartsOndzeg Matiegu Descendant Chart (Indented)
Joseph Behm Descendant Chart (Indented)
Nicholas Schamberger Descendant Chart (Indented)
     George L. Thompson, son of George W. Thompson and Mary A. (?), was born on September 5, 1889 in Missouri.1
He lived with his parents, Mary and George, in 1900 at Clark Avenue (around 3200 block) in St. Louis, Missouri.1
George was enumerated as the son of George W. Thompson on the 1900 U. S. Census of Ward 23, St. Louis, Missouri. He was listed as a ten-year-old boy born in Missouri, his father was born in England and his mother in Ireland. He attended school for ten months during the year.1
George L. was a chauffer for a family in 1910.2
He lived with his parents, Mary and George, in 1910 at 5716 West Park Avenue in St. Louis, Missouri.2
George was enumerated as the son of George W. Thompson on the 1910 U. S. Census of Ward 24, St. Louis, Missouri. He was listed as a single 20-year-old male born in Missouri, his father was born in England and his mother in Ireland.2
George married Mary Emma "Mayme" Berg (her first marriage), daughter of Franz Karl Joseph Walter Schamberger and Barbara Josephine Behm, circa 1915 at Missouri. George L. Thompson was employed by Nathan Frank at Delmar Avenue & Kingshighway, St. Louis, Missouri, in 1917 as a chauffer.3 At the time of his WWI draft registration in 1917, George resided at 5716 Park Avenue in St. Louis, Missouri.3 George registered for the draft listed as medium height with a slender build, blue eyes and light hair on June 5, 1917 at Draft Board 24, St. Louis, Missouri.3
George L. was a private chauffer in 1920.4
Mary and George L. Thompson lived in 1920 at 7520 Aubert in St. Louis, Missouri. Residing with them were, George's brother, William Owen Thompson, Mary's sister, Lauretta Thompson..4
George is a head of household on the 1920 U. S. Census of Ward 25, St. Louis, Missouri. He was identified as a married 30-year-old male born in Missouri, his father was born in England and his mother in Ireland. He was renting a home. Enumerated with him were: his wife Mary Emma, his brother William Owen, his sister-in-law Lauretta Thompson.4
George died before 1960.

Census

Census YearPlaceHead of Household
1900Ward 23, St. Louis, MissouriGeorge W. Thompson1
1910Ward 24, St. Louis, MissouriGeorge W. Thompson2
1920Ward 25, St. Louis, MissouriGeorge L. Thompson4

Family

Mary Emma "Mayme" Berg b. July 28, 1878, d. December 8, 1960

Citations

  1. [S5209] 1900 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), George W. Thompson household.
  2. [S5212] 1910 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), George W. Thompson household.
  3. [S557] Selective Service System Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918, Ancestry.com (database online), 2005.
  4. [S5208] 1920 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), George L. Thompson household.

Frank Schrautemeier

M, #2285

(?) Schmering

M, #2286
     (?) Schmering was employed by Builder, built Arsenal institution. at St. Louis, Missouri.1

Family

Child

Citations

  1. [S92] Research Papers, Berg, Blume and Schoettle Families. Prepared by Marguerite Marie Berg Frese.

(?) Frese

M, #2287

Family

Children

William Frese

M, #2288, b. 1872
Father*(?) Frese
     William Frese, son of (?) Frese, was born in 1872. William Frese filed a Declaration of Intentions to become a citizen of the United States at St. Louis, Missouri, on November 12, 1896; Criminal Court.1 He was naturalized circa November 28, 1896 in Missouri. Criminal Court, Germany.1
William Frese lived in 1943 Sullivan Avenue, St. Louis, Missouri, St. Augustine's Parish.1 He was buried in 1943 in Calvary Catholic Cemetery in St. Louis, Missouri.1

Citations

  1. [S92] Research Papers, Berg, Blume and Schoettle Families. Prepared by Marguerite Marie Berg Frese.

(?) Frese

F, #2289
Father*(?) Frese

(?) Frese

M, #2290
Father*(?) Frese

Harry Hayes

M, #2291
Father*Ed Hayes
Mother*Mayme Humes

Roy J. Koebel

M, #2292, b. October 12, 1912
Father*Henry J. Koebel1 b. September, 1877
Mother*Matilda E. Walters1
     Roy J. Koebel, son of Henry J. Koebel and Matilda E. Walters, was born on October 12, 1912 in Missouri.2,3
Roy was enumerated as the son of Henry J. Koebel on the 1920 U. S. Census of Bonhomme Township, St. Louis County, Missouri. He was listed as an eight-year-old male born in Missouri as were his parents, he was attending school.3
He lived with his parents, Matilda and Henry, in 1920 at Baxter Road in St. Louis County, Missouri.3 He was baptized on August 23, 1948 at St. Peter Catholic Church, Kirkwood, St. Louis County, Missouri.1
Roy married Celeste Elizabeth Deutschmann, daughter of John Henry Deutschmann and Antoinette M. Stein, on November 9, 1948 at St. Peter Catholic Church, Missouri, the best man was John Henry R. Deutschmann Jr. The marriage ceremony was performed by Reverend Justin Brauner.4,2
Roy J. Koebel lived circa 1980 300 Hillary Way, Vallejo, Solano County, California, 90591.5

Census

Census YearPlaceHead of Household
1920Bonhomme Township, St. Louis County, MissouriHenry J. Koebel3

Citations

  1. [S1467] St. Peter Catholic Church, St. Peter Church Marriage Book Two.
  2. [S6134] Missouri Marriage Records, 1805-2002, Ancestry.com (database online), 2007.
  3. [S3583] 1920 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Henry J. Koebel household.
  4. [S6948] St. Louis Post Dispatch "Deutschmann-Koebel Wedding", November 14, 1948, page 92.
  5. [S92] Research Papers, Berg, Blume and Schoettle Families. Prepared by Marguerite Marie Berg Frese.

Tom Koebel

M, #2293
Father*Roy J. Koebel b. October 12, 1912
Mother*Celeste Elizabeth Deutschmann

Family History – see:

     The Berg Family

Frank A. Nixon1

M, #2294, b. February 28, 1896, d. August 23, 1921
Father*Joseph Edward Nixon b. January 31, 1851, d. May 24, 1938
Mother*Theresa Mary Baker b. October 27, 1853, d. January 22, 1927
     Frank A. Nixon, son of Joseph Edward Nixon and Theresa Mary Baker, was born on February 28, 1896 in Missouri.1,2
He lived with his parents, Theresa and Joseph, in 1900 at 155 Tamm Avenue in St. Louis, Missouri.1
Frank was enumerated as the son of Joseph Edward Nixon on the 1900 U. S. Census of Ward 24, St. Louis, Missouri. He was listed as a four-year-old boy born in Missouri as was his father, his mother was born in Ohio.1
He lived with his parents, Theresa and Joseph, in 1921 at 5748 West Park Street in St. Louis, Missouri.3
Frank A. was a chauffer in 1921.3
Frank died on August 23, 1921 in Valley Park, St. Louis County, Missouri, at age 25, Joseph Edward Nixon was the informant on his death certificate.3,2 His cause of death was accidental drowning.3
The undertaker who handled his arrangements was Louis H. Bopp in Kirkwood, St. Louis County, Missouri.3
His obituary was published in the St. Louis Post-Dispatch newspaper on August 26, 1921.4 His obituary stated:
FUNERAL OF DROWNED MAN HELD—Verdict of Accident in Death of F. A. Nixon in the Meramec. The funeral of Frank Nixon, 25 years old, son of Mr. and Mrs. J. E. Nixon of 5700 West Park place, whose body was found n the Meramec River early Wednesday morning was held from the St. James Catholic Church, Tamm and Wade avenues, at 9 o'clock this morning. Interment was in Calvary Cemetery.
A verdict of accidental drowning was returned by the Coroner's jury at Kirkwood yesterday. John Nxon, brother of the drowned man, testified that Nixon and a party of friends were spending the week-end at the Victoria Club at Valley Park. Sunday the rest of the party returned to the city, Nixon remaining with the intention of spending the week at the city. No word was received from him since that time. He was in the army during the war and was employed by the Evens & Howard Fire Brick Co., as a chauffeur
4
His funeral service was held on August 26, 1921 at St. James The Greater Catholic Church, St. Louis, Missouri.4 Frank A. Nixon was buried on August 26, 1921 in Calvary Catholic Cemetery in St. Louis, Missouri, in section 12, lot 10.5,3

Census

Census YearPlaceHead of Household
1900Ward 24, St. Louis, MissouriJoseph Edward Nixon1

Citations

  1. [S1480] 1900 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Joseph E. Nixon household.
  2. [S5578] Family Tree titled "Nixon Ancestors," Ancestry World Tree.
  3. [S5617] Frank A. Nixon Death Certificate.
  4. [S6948] St. Louis Post Dispatch "Frank Nixon Obituary", August 26, 1921, page 12.
  5. [S2220] Internet Site: The Catholic Cemeteries of the Archdiocese of St. Louis Web Site).

Elizabeth Anna Nixon1

F, #2295, b. December, 1878, d. March 4, 1959
Father*Joseph Edward Nixon b. January 31, 1851, d. May 24, 1938
Mother*Theresa Mary Baker b. October 27, 1853, d. January 22, 1927
     Elizabeth Anna Nixon, daughter of Joseph Edward Nixon and Theresa Mary Baker, was born in December, 1878 in Colorado.2,3 Conflicting evidence placed her birth December 24, 1879 (Janet Nixon WFT.)1
She lived with her parents, Theresa and Joseph, in 1880 at Golden, Jefferson County, Colorado.3
Elizabeth was enumerated as the daughter of Joseph Edward Nixon on the 1880 U. S. Census of Colorado. She was listed as a one-year-old girl born in Colorado, her father was born in Missouri and her mother in Ohio.3
She lived at the residence of her father, Joseph Edward Nixon and mother, Theresa Mary Baker in 1900 at 155 Tamm Avenue in St. Louis, Missouri.2
Elizabeth married Charles A. Hull in 1900 at Missouri.2
Elizabeth was enumerated as the married daughter of Joseph Edward Nixon under the name of "Elizabeth Hull" on the 1900 U. S. Census of Ward 24, St. Louis, Missouri. She was listed as a 21-year-old female born in Missouri as was her father, her mother was born in Ohio. She had been married for less than a year and had no children.2 Her husband, Charles, died on May 30, 1938 at age 67.1
Elizabeth married (?) Schrimpf after 1938.4
Elizabeth died on March 4, 1959 in St. Louis, Missouri, at age 80.1 She was buried on March 4, 1959 in Calvary Catholic Cemetery in St. Louis, Missouri, in section 12, lot 10.1,4

Census

Census YearPlaceHead of Household
1880Golden, Jefferson County, ColoradoJoseph Edward Nixon3
1900Ward 24, St. Louis, MissouriJoseph Edward Nixon2

Family 1

Charles A. Hull b. October, 1870, d. May 30, 1938
Child

Family 2

(?) Schrimpf

Citations

  1. [S5578] Family Tree titled "Nixon Ancestors," Ancestry World Tree.
  2. [S1480] 1900 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Joseph E. Nixon household.
  3. [S5576] 1880 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), J. E. Nixon household.
  4. [S2220] Internet Site: The Catholic Cemeteries of the Archdiocese of St. Louis Web Site).

John Thomas Nixon1

M, #2296, b. April 21, 1884, d. August 21, 1957
Father*Joseph Edward Nixon b. January 31, 1851, d. May 24, 1938
Mother*Theresa Mary Baker b. October 27, 1853, d. January 22, 1927
     John Thomas Nixon, son of Joseph Edward Nixon and Theresa Mary Baker, was born on April 21, 1884 in Missouri.2,1
He lived with his parents, Theresa and Joseph, in 1900 at 155 Tamm Avenue in St. Louis, Missouri.2
John was enumerated as the son of Joseph Edward Nixon on the 1900 U. S. Census of Ward 24, St. Louis, Missouri. He was listed as a 16-year-old boy born in Missouri as was his father, his mother was born in Ohio; he was not attending school.2
John married Pearl May Dunn, daughter of William Daniel Dunn and Ava Belle Weeks, on June 26, 1907 at St. Louis, Missouri.1 His wife, Pearl, died on June 15, 1956 at age 71.3,1
John died on August 21, 1957 in Missouri, at age 73.1 He was buried on August 24, 1957 in Resurrection Catholic Cemetery in Affton, St. Louis County, Missouri.1

Census

Census YearPlaceHead of Household
1900Ward 24, St. Louis, MissouriJoseph Edward Nixon2

Family

Pearl May Dunn b. July 28, 1884, d. June 15, 1956
Child

Citations

  1. [S5578] Family Tree titled "Nixon Ancestors," Ancestry World Tree.
  2. [S1480] 1900 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Joseph E. Nixon household.
  3. [S5616] Pearl M. Nixon Death Certificate.

Joseph Nixon1

M, #2297, b. May, 1889, d. January 2, 1937
Father*Joseph Edward Nixon b. January 31, 1851, d. May 24, 1938
Mother*Theresa Mary Baker b. October 27, 1853, d. January 22, 1927
     Joseph married Emily Treece.1 Joseph Nixon, son of Joseph Edward Nixon and Theresa Mary Baker, was born in May, 1889 in Missouri.2
He lived with his parents, Theresa and Joseph, in 1900 at 155 Tamm Avenue in St. Louis, Missouri.2
Joseph was enumerated as the son of Joseph Edward Nixon on the 1900 U. S. Census of Ward 24, St. Louis, Missouri. He was listed as an 11-year-old boy born in Missouri as was his father, his mother was born in Ohio; he had attended school for nine months during the year.2
Joseph died on January 2, 1937 in St. Louis, Missouri, at age 47.1 He was buried on January 4, 1937 in Calvary Catholic Cemetery in St. Louis, Missouri, in section 12, lot 10.3

Census

Census YearPlaceHead of Household
1900Ward 24, St. Louis, MissouriJoseph Edward Nixon2

Family

Emily Treece

Citations

  1. [S5578] Family Tree titled "Nixon Ancestors," Ancestry World Tree.
  2. [S1480] 1900 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Joseph E. Nixon household.
  3. [S2220] Internet Site: The Catholic Cemeteries of the Archdiocese of St. Louis Web Site).

Agnes Margaret Nixon1

F, #2298, b. April, 1893
Father*Joseph Edward Nixon b. January 31, 1851, d. May 24, 1938
Mother*Theresa Mary Baker b. October 27, 1853, d. January 22, 1927
     Agnes Margaret Nixon, daughter of Joseph Edward Nixon and Theresa Mary Baker, was born in April, 1893 in Missouri.2
She lived with her parents, Theresa and Joseph, in 1900 at 155 Tamm Avenue, St. Louis, Missouri.2
Agnes was enumerated as the daughter of Joseph Edward Nixon on the 1900 U. S. Census of Ward 24, St. Louis, Missouri. She was listed as a seven-year-old girl born in Missouri as was her father, her mother was born in Ohio; she had attended school for nine-months during the year.2
Agnes was a sponsor for Edna Genevieve Nixon's baptism on September 18, 1910 at Holy Rosary Catholic Church, St. Louis, Missouri.3

Census

Census YearPlaceHead of Household
1900Ward 24, St. Louis, MissouriJoseph Edward Nixon2

Citations

  1. [S5578] Family Tree titled "Nixon Ancestors," Ancestry World Tree.
  2. [S1480] 1900 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Joseph E. Nixon household.
  3. [S774] Edna Genevieve Nixon baptismal record.

Phebe (?)1

F, #2299
     Phebe married William Hays Jr., son of William Hays and Susannah Boone.1

Family

William Hays Jr. b. 1780, d. 1845

Citations

  1. [S1910] Internet Site: Boone Family Web Site).

Agnes Morgan1

F, #2300
     Agnes married Joseph H. Humes, son of Peter Humes and Mary Schmering.

Family

Joseph H. Humes b. 1879, d. circa 1880
Children

Citations

  1. [S5292] William T. Humes Death Certificate.

William T. Humes

M, #2301, b. November 18, 1882, d. March 3, 1955
Father*Joseph H. Humes b. 1879, d. circa 1880
Mother*Agnes Morgan
     William married Sophia Keane.1 William T. Humes, son of Joseph H. Humes and Agnes Morgan, was born on November 18, 1882 in St. Louis, Missouri.2
William T. was E. G. Harris & Sons Painting (retired) in 1955.2 At the time of William's death in 1955, William and Sophia resided at 9926 Baptist Church Road in Affton, St. Louis County, Missouri.2
William died on March 3, 1955 at St. Josephs Hospital in Kirkwood, St. Louis County, Missouri, at age 72, William T. Humes Jr. was the informant on his death certificate.2 His cause of death was a cerebral hemorrhage accompanied by hypertensive cardiovascular disease.2
The undertaker who handled his arrangements was Louis H. Bopp, Incorporated in Kirkwood, St. Louis County, Missouri.2 William T. Humes was buried on March 5, 1955 in Laural Hills Memorial Gardens in Pagedale, St. Louis County, Missouri.2

Family

Sophia Keane
Children

Citations

  1. [S2040] Ancestry World Tree.
  2. [S5292] William T. Humes Death Certificate.

Ida Humes

F, #2302
Father*Joseph H. Humes b. 1879, d. circa 1880
Mother*Agnes Morgan

Joseph C. Humes

M, #2303
Father*Joseph H. Humes b. 1879, d. circa 1880
Mother*Agnes Morgan

Daniel Humes

M, #2304
Father*Joseph H. Humes b. 1879, d. circa 1880
Mother*Agnes Morgan

Irene Humes

F, #2305
Father*Joseph H. Humes b. 1879, d. circa 1880
Mother*Agnes Morgan
     Irene married A. E. Baygents on October 18, 1915 at St. Louis County, Missouri.1

Citations

  1. [S6134] Missouri Marriage Records, 1805-2002, Ancestry.com (database online), 2007.

A. E. Baygents1

M, #2306
     A. married Irene Humes, daughter of Joseph H. Humes and Agnes Morgan, on October 18, 1915 at St. Louis County, Missouri.1

Family

Irene Humes

Citations

  1. [S6134] Missouri Marriage Records, 1805-2002, Ancestry.com (database online), 2007.

William T. Humes Jr.1

M, #2307, b. July 14, 1904, d. July 24, 1967
Father*William T. Humes b. November 18, 1882, d. March 3, 1955
Mother*Sophia Keane2
     William T. Humes Jr., son of William T. Humes and Sophia Keane, was born on July 14, 1904.2
William married Mildred L. Bopp, daughter of Louis Henry Bopp and Florence Victoria Doretta Eickermann, on January 19, 1939 at St. Louis County, Missouri.3,4 At the time of his father's death in 1955, William resided at 510 Hill Avenue in Manchester, St. Louis County, Missouri.5 William was the informant listed on the death certificate of William T. Humes on March 3, 1955.5
William died on July 24, 1967 in Missouri at age 63.2 He was buried in Oak Hill Cemetery in Kirkwood, St. Louis County, Missouri.2

Family

Mildred L. Bopp b. 1905, d. March 27, 2001
Child

Citations

  1. [S697] Marguerite S. Humes Obituary, September 14, 1988.
  2. [S2040] Ancestry World Tree.
  3. [S6134] Missouri Marriage Records, 1805-2002, Ancestry.com (database online), 2007.
  4. [S1745] Mildred L. Humes Obituary, March 30, 2001.
  5. [S5292] William T. Humes Death Certificate.

Louis W. Humes1

M, #2308, b. 1940, d. September 20, 2001
Father*William T. Humes Jr. b. July 14, 1904, d. July 24, 1967
Mother*Mildred L. Bopp1 b. 1905, d. March 27, 2001
     Louis was a member of the Kirkwood Lions Club, National and Missouri Funeral Directors Associations, International Order of the Golden Rule, St. Louis Pointer and Setter Club, the National Shoot To Retrieve Association and the Busch Field Trial Club and chairman of the Midwestern Gordon Setter Association.2 Louis W. Humes, son of William T. Humes Jr. and Mildred L. Bopp, was born in 1940.2
Louis married Judy Jones in 1963.1
Louis W. was a funeral director in 1967 at Bopp Funeral Home, Kirkwood, St. Louis County, Missouri.2
Louis W. was a co-owner along with his cousins, Louis H. "John" Bopp II and Richard C. "Dick" Mueller Jr. in 1972 at Bopp Funeral Home, Missouri.2
Louis died on September 20, 2001 at St. John's Mercy Medical Center in Creve Coeur, St. Louis County, Missouri, of a massive stroke.3,2
His obituary was published in the St. Louis Post-Dispatch Newspaper (obituary and article) on September 22, 2001.3,2 His obituary stated:
Humes, Louis W., Thursday, September 20, 2001; beloved husband of Judy Jones Humes; dear father of Timothy L. Humes, Christopher E. (Kerry) Humes and Scott W. Humes; dear grandfather of Katie and Connor Humes; dear brother-in-law of Cindy Todorovich and Nancy D. Peck; dear cousin and long time business partner of Louis H. (Linda) Bopp II and Richard C. (Jill) Mueller Jr; dear uncle, great-uncle, cousin and dear friend to many. A funeral Mass will be celebrated Monday, September 24th, 2 p.m. at Church of the Annunziata, 925 Cella Road and Clayton Road. Interment Oak Hill Cemetery. Should friends desire, memorials may be made to The Backstoppers, Memo:NYC P.O. Box 7717, St. Louis, MO 63006 or the Kirkwood Lions Foundation, P.O. Box 220574, Kirkwood, MO 63122. Visitation will be Sunday from 3-6 p.m. at Bopp Chapel, 10610 Manchester Rd., Kirkwood, MO
3
His obituary stated:
Louis W. Humes - Co-owner of Bopp Funeral Chapel. Louis W. Humes, a co-owner of Bopp Funeral Chapel in Kirkwood, died Thursday (Sept. 20, 2001) at St. John's Mercy Medical Center in Creve Coeur of a massive stroke. He was 61 and lived in Des Peres. A native of St. Louis, Mr. Humes attended the University of Missouri at Columbia and Washington University and later served in the Army Reserve. In 196, Mr. Humes became active at Bopp Funeral chapel in Kirkwood, which his grandfather, the late Louis H. Bopp, founded in 1902. Mr Humes worked as a funeral director at the chapel for 34 years and in 1972, he became a co-owner of the chapel with his two cousins, Louis H. "John" Bopp II and Richard C. "Dick" Mueller Jr. Mr. Humes was a past president of the Kirkwood Lions Club and received the Lions' Melvin Jones Fellow Award for humanitarian services. He was also a member of the National and Missouri Funeral Directors Associations and was affiliated with the International Order of the Golden Rule, an organization of independent funeral directors. An avid outdoorsman, Mr. Humes was a member of the St. Louis Pointer and Setter Club, the National Shoot To Retrieve Association and the Busch Field Trial Club and chairman of the Midwestern Gordon Setter Association. visitation will be from 3 to 6 p.m. Sunday at Bopp chapel, 10610 Manchester Road, Kirkwood. A funeral Mass will be celebrated at 2 p.m. Monday at the Church of the Annunziata, 925 Cella Road, Ladue. Burial will be at Oak Hill Cemetery in Kirkwood. Among the survivors are his wife of 38 years, Judy Jones Humes of Des Peres; three sons, Timothy Humes of Troy, Mich., Christopher Humes of Jupiter, Fla., and Scott Humes of Des Peres; and two grandchildren. Memorial contributions may be made to the Backstoppers, Attn: New York, P.O. Box 7717, St. Louis, Mo. 63006
2

Louis W.'s wake was held on September 23, 2001 at Bopp Chapel, Kirkwood, St. Louis County, Missouri, from 3 to 6 p.m.2
His funeral service was held on September 24, 2001 at Church of the Annunziata, Ladue, St. Louis County, Missouri.2 He was buried on September 24, 2001 in Oak Hill Cemetery in Kirkwood, St. Louis County, Missouri.2

Family

Judy Jones

Citations

  1. [S1745] Mildred L. Humes Obituary, March 30, 2001.
  2. [S1899] Louis W. Humes Obituary Article, September 22, 2001.
  3. [S1898] Louis W. Humes Obituary, September 22, 2001.

Marguarete S. Humes1

F, #2309, d. September 13, 1988
Father*William T. Humes b. November 18, 1882, d. March 3, 1955
Mother*Sophia Keane1
     Marguarete died on September 13, 1988 in St. Louis County, Missouri.1
Her obituary was published in the St. Louis Post-Dispatch Newspaper on September 14, 1988.1 Her obituary stated:
Humes, Marguerite S., Tues., Sept. 13, 1988, daughter of the late William T. and Sophia Humes, dear sister of Marcella Culver and the late William T. Humes, Jr., dear aunt of Nancy Kastner, Edward Deuser, Louis Wm. and Jack Humes, dear great-aunt, great-great-aunt, sister-in-law, cousin and dear friend. Visitation Thurs., 2-8 p.m. at Bopp Chapel, 10610 Manchester Rd., Kirkwood. Funeral Fri., 10 a.m. at St. Lucas Church, 11735 Denny Rd., Sappington. Interment Laurel Hill Cemetery
1

Her funeral service was held on September 16, 1988 at St. Lucas United Church of Christ, Sappington, St. Louis County, Missouri.1 She was buried on September 16, 1988 in Laural Hills Memorial Gardens in Pagedale, St. Louis County, Missouri, funeral director was Bopp Chapel.1

Citations

  1. [S697] Marguerite S. Humes Obituary, September 14, 1988.

Daniel McCarthy

M, #2310, b. June 2, 1882, d. October 17, 1929
     Daniel McCarthy was born on June 2, 1882 in Ireland.1,2
Daniel married Mary A. Hazlewood (her third marriage) after 1914.
Daniel was laborer employed by Laclede Gas Company in 1929.1,2 At the time of (an unknown value) in 1929, Daniel and Mary resided at 1309 South 6th Street in St. Louis, Missouri.2
Daniel died on October 17, 1929 at enroute to City Hospital #1 in St. Louis, Missouri, at age 47.3,4,1,2 His cause of death was acute dilatation of the heart from aortig insufficiency.2
A conroner's inquest was held on October 18, 1929. The cause of death was determined. Unfortunatly Daniel's birth date was shown as July 2, 1873. His step-son, Leonard M. Berg filed an affidavit on November 6, 1929 stating the birth date was incorrect on the inquest and death certificate and the correct birth date was June 2, 1882. A corrected death certificate was issued on November 25, 1929.2
His obituary was published in the St. Louis Post-Dispatch Newspaper on October 20, 1929.4 His obituary stated:
McCarthy, Dan - Entered into rest loved husband of Mary McCarthy (nee Berg) of San Antonio Tex., stepfather of Leonard, Fred, Arthur and Albert Berg and Mrs. Arthur Klingler, and our dear brother. Funeral Monday Oct. 21 at 9 a. m. from the Croghan funeral home, 7144 Manchester. Interment in New St. Marcus Cemetery
4

His funeral service was held on October 21, 1929 at Croghan Funeral Home, Maplewood, St. Louis County, Missouri.4,1 He was buried on October 21, 1929 in St. Marcus Cemetery in Affton, St. Louis County, Missouri, in block 11, lot 221.3,4,2

Family

Mary A. Hazlewood b. March, 1868, d. March 28, 1938

Citations

  1. [S1761] Funeral Home Record for Burial of Dan McCarthy, Dated October 17, 1929 , Groghan Undertaking Company, Maplewood, Missouri.
  2. [S5294] Daniel McCarthy Death Certificate.
  3. [S101] St. Marcus Cemetery, St. Marcus Cemetery Lot Card Records.
  4. [S115] Daniel McCarthy Obituary, October 20, 1929.