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"Obituary - Albert J. Voellinger"

Name: Albert J. Voellinger

Birth date: February 08, 1900

Birth location: Millstadt Township, St. Clair County, Illinois

Married: Elvira Stein

Death date: November 25, 1953

Death location: Belleville, St. Clair County, Illinois

Burial date: November 25, 1953

Burial location: Green Mount Catholic Cemetery, Belleville, St. Clair County, Illinois.

Name of newspaper publication: Unknown

Newspaper location: Unknown

Date published: Unknown

Provided by: Herbert E. Crow

(Below is the obituary column from Page 23.)

"Transcript of the above obituary"

Albert Voellinger, Ice Company's Engineer, Dies

Albert J. Voellinger, 53 years-old operating engineer of 218 North Fifth Street, died at his home at 11:30 o'clock this morning. Mr. Voellinger, who had been employed by the St. Clair Ice Company for 22 years, had been ailing for the last year.

He was born in Millstadt on February 8, 1900, a son of the late Joseph and Mary Voellinger, nee Dietrich, and married Elvira Stein in St. John the Baptist Church, Smithton. On October 15, 1924.

Surviving are his wife; a daughter, Verna Mae, wife of Lieut. Joseph Swisher, Tenn.; a son, Wayne Allen Voellinger, Fort Bragg, N.C.; three brothers: Fred Voellinger, 117 North Second Street; Elmer Voellinger, 422 North Second Street, and Arthur Voellinger, Page Boulevard; two sisters, Miss Erna Voellinger and Mrs. Catherine Roach, both of 28 West G Street; and two grandchildren, Michael Joseph Swisher and Diane Lynn Voellinger. A son, Leland, and a brother, Norman, preceded him in death.

He was member of the Operating Engineers Union Local No. 13, and the Belle Clair Home Owners Association.

For funeral arrangements see obituary column on Page 23.

(Below is the transcript of the obituary column from Page 23.)

Voellinger, Albert J - Of 218 North Fifth Street, entered into rest at 11:30 a.m. Wednesday, November 25. Beloved husband of Mrs. Elvira Voellinger and father of Mrs. Joseph Swisher and Wayne Allen Voellinger. Funeral at 9:45 a.m. Saturday, November 28, from the Renner-Geminn Funeral Home to St. Peter's Cathedral where the pastor, Msgr. Raymond Harbaugh, will officiate at 10 a.m. Burial in Green Mount Cemetery. Friends may call at the funeral home after 6 p.m. Thursday.

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