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Daniel Ahern
AHERN—Third Anniversary—In sad and loving memory of Daniel Ahern, Carhue, Bandon, who died on January 1, 1957. On his soul sweet Jesus have mercy.
The Cork Examiner 1 January 1960
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Christine (O'Riordan) Aherne
AHERNE (Cobh).—On January 3, 1960, at St. Finbarr's Hospital, Cork, Christine (nee O'Riordan), late Terrben, Macroom, dearly beloved wife of Charles (Ruby) Aherne, 19 St. Patrick's Square, Cobh. Very deeply regretted by her loving husband, brothers, sisters, and relatives. R.I.P. Remains will be removed on this (Tuesday) evening to St. Colman's Cathedral, Cobh, arriving Cobh 7:45 approx. Funeral on tomorrow (Wednesday) at 3 o'clock to St. Colman's Cemetery.
The Cork Examiner 5 January 1960
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Christina Ahern
AHERN—Third Anniversary—In loving memory of our dear mother, Christina Ahern, late of Killydonghue, Glanmire, who died on January 6, 1957. On her soul sweet Jesus, have mercy. Masses offered.
The Cork Examiner 6 January 1960
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John Ahern
AHERN—Ninth Anniversary—In loving memory of John Ahern, Kilbrittain. Sacred Heart of Jesus, have mercy on his soul.
The Cork Examiner 6 January 1960
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Lillie C. O'Hern
Lillie C. O'Hern, beloved daughter of the late John C. and Lillie Fitzgerald O'Hern; dear sister of Evelyn M., James E., and the late George E. O'Hern. Funeral Monday, 9 a.m. from funeral home, 8243 S. Ashland avenue, to St. Ethelreda's church. Mass 9:30 a.m. Interment Holy Sepulchre cemetery. STate 3-7700.
Chicago Tribune 9 January 1960
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Patrick Aherne
AHERN (Kilcrea)—On January 12, 1960, at St. Patrick's Hospital, Patrick, at an advanced age. Deeply regretted by his sorrowing family. R.I.P. Funeral on to-day (Thursday) at 2:30 p.m. from St. John's Church, Ovens, to Ovens Cemetery.
The Cork Examiner 14 January 1960
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Margaret Aherne
AHERNE Eighth Anniversary—In loving memory of my dear wife and mother, Margaret Aherne, late of Lismaloughlin, Castlemartyr, who died on January 14, 1952. On her soul sweet Jesus have mercy. R.I.P. Masses offered.
The Cork Examiner 14 January 1960
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Raymond E. Ahearn
Raymond E. Ahearn, beloved husband of Helen G.; loving father of Mrs. Sharon Dellinger and Carol; devoted brother of Sister Mary John, R. S. M., Lawrence, and Vincent. Resting at chapel, 851 E. 75th street, from 3 p.m. until 10 p.m. Friday. Services and interment Nashville, notice.
Chicago Tribune 15 January 1960
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ADMIRAL AHERN IS DEAD
Retired Coast Guard Officer Had 41 Years' Service
Rear Admiral James Louis Ahern, U. S. C. G., retired, died Sunday at Savannah, Ga. His age was 79. Prior to his retirement in 1943 he was captain in charge of the New Orleans district. He was given a statutory retired rank of rear admiral in recognition of his forty-one years' service with the Coast Guard and its predecessor service, the United States Revenue Cutter Service. In World War I Admiral Ahern served on convoy escort duty between the British Isles and the Mediterranean.
New York Times 27 February 1960
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Terance Bernard O'Hern
O'HERN, Terance Bernard, in San Andreas, February 28, 1960, beloved husband of Emma O'Hern of Oakland, loving father of Mrs. Charlotte Sears of San Andreas, John C. O'Hern of San Leandro, Cedric L. O'Hern of Clear Lake Highlands, and Mrs. Jane Parlin of Oakland, loving grandfather of five grandchildren and five great-grandchildren. A native of Iowa, aged 70 years. A member of Fruitvale Lodge No. 336 F. & A. M. Friends are invited to attend services from the new mortuary of C. P. Bannon, 6300 East 14th Street, Oakland, on Thursday, March 3 at 11 a,m. under auspices of Fruitvale Lodge No. 336 F. & A. M. Interment, Evergreen Cemetery. (For further information please call NE 2-1011).
Oakland Tribune 1 March 1960
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Eugene Ahern, Cartoonist, Dies; Creator of Major Hoople Was 64
LOS ANGELES, March 6 (AP)—Eugene Leslie Ahern, creator of Major Hoople in the "Our Boarding House" cartoon, died today of a heart attack at his home here. He was 64 years old. Mr. Ahern lived in California for thirty-six years. He retired two years ago. He leaves his wife, Jane; a daughter, Mrs. Nancy Hayward of Clemmons, N. C., and a sister, Mrs. Donald McCurdy, and three brothers, Walter, Harold and John, all of Chicago.

"Major Hoople," Mr. Ahern once recalled, was based on an old fellow I knew quite well when I was growing up. He had been in the Civil War and to hear his tall stories you'd think he had advised Grant and Sherman on every move of the war, telling them exactly what to do every morning. He even insisted he had fired the first shot. "He was quite a character and everyone knew him very well. He called himself 'General' in spite of the fact that he had only been a top sergeant in the Army. The 'General' was one of those men who always put up a $10 front with a dime in their pockets—a natural subject for cartooning." Mr. Ahern also created the cartoon "Room and Board" and another character that gained renown—Judge Puffle.

Born in Chicago, he attended public schools there. He later worked as a model and attended the Chicago Art Institute at night. "Daily, I slipped on cutaway coats, silk top hats and immaculate white gloves—and stood indolently in the front of a room while an artist sketched me for a catalogue," he once said. Soon Mr. Ahern began drawing elegant young men in cartoons. From 1914 to 1936 he worked for the News Enterprise Association in Cleveland. He joined the King Features Syndicate in 1936. He was a member of the Los Angeles Art Assoication, the Los Angeles Philharmonic Association, the National Cartoonists Society and the Bel-Air Country Club.
New York Times 7 March 1960
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Gene Ahern
LOS ANGELES (AP)--Cartoonist Gene Ahern, creator of Major Hoople and other characters of "Our Boarding House," is dead of a heart attack at 64. Chicago-born Ahern, who died Sunday drew the cartoon from the early 1920s until 1936. He then switched to another cartoon character, Judge Puffle, for King Features Syndicate Inc. Survivors include the widow, Jane. Ahern had lived in California for 36 years.
The Evening Standard (Uniontown, PA) 7 March 1960
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John Ahearn
John Ahearn, 32, of 4603-B Main st., Skokie, was killed and his wife, Loretta, 29, was critically injured Wednesday morning when their car went out of control and struck a concrete abutment at Devon avenue and Higgins road in Rosemont. Police said Ahearn's car was traveling west in Devon avenue when his car ran up an embankment, crossed Higgins road, rolled down the other side of the embankment, and hit the abutment. Mrs. Ahearn was taken to Resurrection hospital with multiple cuts, fractures, and internal injuries.
Chicago Tribune 24 March 1960
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Mary (Ahearn) Kelleher
Funeral services were held Tuesday for Mrs. Mary Ahearn Kelleher, 112 Summer st., from the Daniel F. O'Brien Funeral Home, with solemn high mass of requiem in St. Catherine's church. Mrs. Kelleher died last Sunday at 81, following a long illness. A Somerville resident for 30 years, she was born in Ireland. Survivors include her husband, John Kelleher; three sons, Thomas W., of Somerville, Frank J., of Arlington and John J., of Watertown; four daughters, Mrs. Helen [Cabra?] and Mrs. Mrs. Julia Tennison, of Somerville, Mrs. Mary Morse, of Keene, N. H., and Mrs. Margaret Brown, of Burlington; five sisters, Mrs. Beatrice Lyons, of Roxbury, Miss Margaret and Miss Julia Ahearn, of Boston, and Miss Stacia [Anastatia?] and Miss [Norah?] Ahearn, of Ireland; two brothers, John of Jamaica Plain, and Michael Ahearn of Ireland; and 16 grandchildren. Interment was in Calvary Cemetery, Woburn.
The Somerville Journal 19 May 1960
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Michael F. Ahearn
Michael F. Ahearn, beloved husband of Ella, nee Young, dear father of Mary Vrablik; Eleanor Phillips, and Dorothy Bierchen; grandfather of Richard and Judy Phillips, Linda and Steven Vrablik, Diane, Ted, and Dolores Bierchen; brother of Catherine and John A'Hearn and Gary Hearn. Funeral Saturday, May 21, 9:30 a.m., from chapel 7066 N. Clark street, to St. Margaret Mary church. Interment All Saints'. RO 4-0071.
Chicago Tribune 19 May 1960
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James A. Ahearn
Executive Vice President of Refining Subsidiary Dies — Also Was a Director
ENGLEWOOD, N.J., July 11 — James A. Ahearn, excutive vice president, a director and chairman of the executive committee of the Sinclair Refining Company, died today in Englewood Hospital after a brief illness. He was 58 years old and lived at 44 Nelson Place, Tenafly. His office was at 600 Fifth Avenue, New York. Mr. Ahearn was born in New York. In 1924 he joined Sinclair Refining, which is the manufacturing and marketing subsidiary of the Sinclair Oil Corporation, in New York. He later served in the company's offices in Kansas City, Chicago and Fort Worth, Tex.

He returned to the New York office in 1942. In 1951 Mr. Ahearn became manager of the company's transportation, supply and distribution department. He was named a director in 1953 and executive vice president and chairman of the executive committee in 1958. Mr. Ahearn was a member of the general committee of the division of transportation of the American Petroleum Institute. Surviving are his widow, Ruth; a daughter, Mrs. Dolores Halligan of Tenafly; a brother, Edward of Jersey City; three sisters, Mrs. Morae Ellingwood of the Bronx, Mrs. Anne Livingston of Jersey City and Mrs. Grace Lion of Miami Beach, and a grandchild.
New York Times 12 July 1960
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James A. Ahearn
James A. Ahearn, 58, executive vice president and a director of the Sinclair Refining company and a former Chicago resident, died Monday in Englewood, N. J. His home was in Tenafly, N. J. Ahearn leaves his widow, Ruth; a daughter, Mrs. Dolores Halligan, a brother, and three sisters. Services will be held Thursday in Tenafly.
Chicago Tribune 12 July 1960
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James F. O'Hern
James F. O'Hern; fond father of James [Joe] O'Hern; grandfather of Maureen and Kathleen O'Hern; son of the late George and Anna Dunn O'Hern; brother of Helen Swanson, Margaret Quinlan, and Orval. Funeral from chapel, 86th place and Vincennes avenue, Wednesday at 9 a.m., to St. Leo's church. Mass 9:30 a.m. Interment St. Joseph's cemetery, Hammond, Ind.
Chicago Tribune 5 September 1960
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Emma (Pichelle) O'Hern
Mrs. Emma O'Hern, 65, died Friday afternoon shortly after being admitted to a local hospital. She had lived in Butte since 1917 and resided at 407 W. Quartz at the time of her death. Born in Lewiston, she married Patrick J. O'Hern there in 1915. Her husband is retired from the Anaconda Co. and has worked as a realtor.

Survivors other than her husband are sons and daugters-in-law, Mr. and Mrs. Pat O'Hern, of Butte and Mr. and Mrs. Jack O'Hern of Victoria, B.C.; grandchildren Nancy, Patti Jo and Kathy O'Hern of Butte and Danny, Mark and Leslie O'Hern of Victoria, B.C.; brother and sister-in-law, Mr. and Mrs. J. A. Pichelle of Great Falls; brother-in-law and sister, Mr. and Mrs. Kenneth Scovell of Sacramento, Calif.; sisters, Mrs. Virginia Long of Sebastopol and Mrs. Manila Dallon of Thermopolis, Wyo.; brothers-in-law and sisters-in-law, Mr. and Mrs. William O'Hern, Mrs. Nora Behre, Mrs. Annie Lewelyn, all of Livingston and Mrs. Mary Rowe of Sacramento, and several nephews and nieces in Great Falls and California. Mr. and Mrs. Harold Deighton of Butte were related to Mrs. O'Hern. The body is in the Wayrynen Funeral Home.

Montana Standard-Post 10 September 1960
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Margaret M. (Hurley) O'Hearn
Mrs. Margaret M. (Hurley) O'Hearn, widow of Frank O'Hearn, died yesterday at the Tewksbury hospital. She was born in Ireland, and came to this country when a young girl. She resided in St. Peter's parish for over 50 years, making her home at 571 Central street and was a member of the Blessed Virgin sodality of that parish. Surviving her are two daughters, Mrs. Margaret E. McDermott of this city, and Mrs. Rita M. Tucker of West Palm Beach, Fla., and two sons, John F. and Joseph D. O'Hearn, both of this city.

O'HEARN—Died Sept. 26, at Tewksbury hospital, Mrs. Margaret M. (Hurley) O'Hearn of 571 Central street. Friends may call at the O'Brien funeral home, 32 Whipple street, from 7 to 10 p.m. today and 2 to 5 and 7 to 10 p.m. Wednesday. Solemn high mass at St. Peter's church at 10 o'clock Thursday. Interment in St. Patrick's cemetery. Funeral arrangements in charge of Funeral Director Henry M. O'Brien.
The Lowell Sun 27 September 1960
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Thomas F. Ahearn
Thomas F. Ahearn, beloved father of James R.; grandfather of two; fond son of the late Sarah [nee Slattery] and James; dear brother of Mrs. Nora Brown, Mrs. Catherine Sipes, Mrs. Mary McNeal, and Sister Helen Francis, O. P. Funeral Thursday, 9 a.m., from funeral home, 2335 E. 75th street, at Oglesby avenue, to St. Philip Neri church. Mass 9:30 a.m. Interment Holy Sepulchre. SO 8-7717.
Chicago Tribune 1 November 1960
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Frank J. Ahern
Ahern: Frank J., beloved husband of Lucia (nee Schneim?), son of the late Patrick J. and Mary brother of Rt. Rev. Msgr. Edmund Sister M. Naomi, H.H.M., Mrs. Mary L. Bock, the late Charlotte M., and Walter J., at Fort Lauderdale, Fla. Friday, Oct. 28, 1960. Friends may call After 7 P. M. Tuesday at McGorray Bros. Lakewood Home, 14133 Detroit Ave. Funeral mass Thursday, Nov. 3, St. Christopher Church, 20141 Detroit Rd., at 10 a. m. In lieu of flowers the family would appreciate contributions to Magnitical High School
— Cleveland Necrology File 3 November 1960
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Mary (Baxter) Ahern
Mary Ahern, nee Baxter, beloved wife of Cornelius T.; fond sister of Robert Baxter and Genevieve Haugen; aunt of Sister Mary Andres, O. S. F. Funeral from chapel, 3100 Irving Park road Friday, 10 a.m., to Our Lady of Mercy church. Interment All Saints' cemetery.
Chicago Tribune 3 November 1960
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Everett J. Ahern
Everett J. Ahern, 58, of 30 Phillips st., who had been associated with the brokerage business in Boston many years, died on Nov. 11 at Symmes hospital. He was a stock clerk in the securities department of Schirmer Atherton and Company, Boston. He leaves his wife, the former Pauline Zeiner; a daughter, Mrs. Mary R. Martin of Arlington; and two sons, Everett J. Jr., of Chelmsford and Allan F. of Arlington. A funeral mass was held Monday in St. Agnes church. [see also: Francis A. Ahern, Frank T. Ahern, Loretta E. (Ahern) Mahony, Nellie E. (Fermoyle) Ahern]
Arlington Advocate 17 November 1960
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Patrick Ahearn
AHEARN—In Dorchester, Nov. 22, Patrick, beloved husband of Annie J. (McGillacuddy) Ahearn, and devoted father of Mrs. Mary G. Coyle of Weymouth, Rita J. Ahearn, and William T. Ahearn of South Boston. Funeral from the Stephen C. Higgins Funeral Home, 2 Neponset av. (at King sq.), Friday, Nov. 25 at 10 a.m. Requiem High Mass in St. Peter's Church at 11 a.m. Relatives and friends invited. Visiting hours 7-10 each evening only.
The Boston Globe 23 November 1960
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Jeremiah J. Ahern
AHERN—In Dorchester, Nov. 22, Jeremiah J., beloved son of Ellen T. (Crowley) and the late Thomas J., brother of William F. of Unionville, Conn., John J. of Hanover, N. H., Mary A., Thomas J., James F., Joseph P., and Charles C. Residence 22 Montello St. Visiting hours in the James A. Murphy Funeral Home, 1020 Dorchester Ave., Wednesday, 7-10; Thursday 2-5 and 7-10 p.m. Solemn High Funeral Mass in St. Ambrose's Church, Friday morning, Nov. 25, at 9 o'clock. Relatives and friends invited. World War II veteran.
The Boston Globe 23 November 1960
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Zella Jeannine Ahern
Final services for Mrs. Zella Jeannine Ahern, 59, who died at a local hospital early Monday morning following a stroke will be held at the Rogers Funeral Home tomorrow afternoon at 2 o'clock. Rosary will be recited at the chapel this evening at 7:30. Msgr. P.J. Moran will officiate at both services. Interment will be in the Janesville Cemetery.

The deceased was born in Kansas on November 29, 1900. She has resided in the Janesville and Susanville area for the past 40 years and for a number of years taught in local schools. For a number years she served as a correspondent to The Advocate for the Janesville area.

Surviving are her husband Bill at the home in Janesville; two daughters, Miss Stella Giraldo of Los Angeles and Mrs. Eva Cramer of Susanville; four sisters, Mrs. Mary Sharon of Hollywood, Mrs. Eva Gottfredson of West Los Angeles, Mrs. Emma Waldin of Janesville and Mrs. Willa Shelton, Venice, California. Also surviving are five grandchildren.

Lassen Advocate 30 November 1960
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William B. Ahern, Sr.
William B. Ahern Sr., Dec. 11, 1960, formerly of Chicago, beloved husband of the late Annie E.; fond father of William B. Jr.; grandfather of four; dear brother of Mary E. and Martin J. Ahern, the late Clara Barnes, Thomas, Edward, John, Sylvester, David, Robert, and James. Funeral from chapel, 2036 W. 79th street, corner of Seeley avenue, Wednesday, 10 a.m., to Little Flower church, for mass at 10:30 a.m. Interment Holy Sepulchre. HU 3-6202. [see also: Clara (Bellew) Ahern]
Chicago Tribune 13 December 1960
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Miss Jane Ahern
Miss Jane Ahern, 433 W. Wilson st., died Saturday (Dec. 31, 1960) at a Madison hospital after a short illness. A lifelong resident of Madison, she was an employe of the Wisconsin Department of Taxation. Survivors are five sisters, Mrs. C. A. Bontly, 4209 Waban Hill; Mrs. T. W. Burnham, 208 N. Brooks st.; and Margaret Ahern, 433 W. Wilson st.; and Elizabeth and Helen Ahern, both of Milwaukee. Friends may call at the Joyce funeral home, 540 W. Washington ave., after 2 p.m. Tuesday.
Wisconsin State Journal 2 January 1961
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Thomas J. Ahearn
Thomas J. Ahearn, beloved husband of Stella Verka Ahearn; loving father of Kathryn Choinacki, Marian Hensley, Patricia Nesiewicz, and Frank Helpin; dear grandfather of 15; fond brother of Teresa Sullivan, the late Kathryn Doyle, and William J. Ahearn. Resting at funeral home. Funeral Monday, 10:15 a.m., from the Sheehy Funeral home, 8243 S. Ashland avenue, to St. Adrian church. Mass 11 a.m. Interment Holy Sepulchre cemetery. Charter member of William G. Murray Electric post, No. 2486, V. F. W. STewart 3-7700.
Chicago Tribune 22 January 1961
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Madeleine (Ahearn) Duffy
Madeleine Duffy, nee Ahearn, beloved wife of the late Lawrence T. Duffy; dear mother of the Rev. Francis Duffy, O. M. I., Sister Mary St. Bernadette, B. V. M., and Madeleine Fischer; sister of Margaret Ahearn, Jeannette O'Keefe, and Theresa Fitzer of Detroit, Mich. At Smith Funeral home, 17 Madison street, Oak Park. Funeral Tuesday, Jan. 24, 9:30 a.m., to St. Catherine of Siena church. Mass 10 a.m. Interment St. Joseph's.
Chicago Tribune 22 January 1961
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Beatrice (Clavin) Ahearn
Beatrice Ahearn, beloved wife of John; dear mother of Dolores Vanderhack, Mary Bartik, and Michael Ahearn; grandmother of seven; sister of Mary Scully, Dora Disney, Daisy Clavin, Margaret Frieberg, and Charles Clavin, all of Belleville, East St. Louis, Ill. Funeral Tuesday, 9 a.m., from Egan Funeral Home, 3700 W. 63d street, to St. Nicholas of Tolentine church. Interment St. Mary's. LU 2-2000.
Chicago Tribune 28 January 1961
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Maurice Ahern
The death occurred recently in New York of Mr. Maurice Ahern, formerly of Skeheen, Mitchelstown. He was the former owner of the Star of Munster Ballroom, South Bronx. A veteran of the Cork No 2 Brigade, I.R.A., he also served in the U. S. Army during World War II. He is survived by his widow and family, his sisters and his brothers, William J. Aherne [sic], Dublin, and Messrs. Robert and Mark Aherne [sic], Mitchelstown.
The Cork Examiner 17 February 1961
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James O'Hern
James O'Hern, beloved husband of the late Della Bridget, nee Philbin; fond father of James, John, Helen Guccione, Cecilia Hassler, Catherine McPherson, and David; grandfather of nine; great-grandfather of nine; dear brother of Elizabeth O'Hern. Funeral Friday, June 2, 9 a.m., from Kolssak Funeral Home, 4255-59 W. Division street, to Transfiguration church. Interment Mount Carmel. AL 2-3600.
Chicago Tribune 31 May 1961
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Margaret (O'Hern) McLaughlin
Margaret McLaughlin, nee O'Hern, beloved wife of the late John; devoted mother of Harriet McLaughlin, Grace Pedersen, James, Thomas, the late Timothy, Catherine, and John; grandmother of two. Funeral Saturday, 9 a.m., from Thompson Funeral Home, 1718 W. 63d street, to St. Theodore church. Mass 9:30 a.m. Interment Holy Sepulchre. PR 6-1000.
Chicago Tribune 1 June 1961
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Maurice Ahern
AHERN—On June 6th, 1961, suddenly, in hospital in London, Maurice Ahern, of Tyleny Lodge, Newnham, Basingstoke, Hants. and 2, Paper Buildings, Temple, E.C.4, aged 51 years. Funeral Newnham Parish Church on Saturday, June 10th, at 12 noon. No flowers, no mounring.
The Times 8 June 1961
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MR. MAURICE AHERN
   On June 5 Maurice Ahern, one of the most respected members of the junior Common Law Bar, collapsed in his Chambers in the Temple and died soon after being taken to hospital.
   Maurice, who was 51, was the son of Dr. Ahern, a well-known prison medical officer. he was educated at Repton under Dr. Fisher and at Pembroke College, Cambridge, was called to the Bar by Gray's Inn in 1938, and became a pupil of Mr. Cecil (now Mr. Justice) Havers.
   The Second World War soon interrupted his legal career, for he was a member of the Territorial Army. On the outbreak of war in 1939 he served as a private in the Royal Artillery; later he was commissioned in the Royal Corps of Signals, acting as a cypher officer. In 1940 he was engaged with operations with Harpoon Force in Holland. He then became attached to the French Army until the fall of France, and was in the retreat from St. Nazaire. Later in the war he was posted to the planning staff of General Eisenhower. He served as a staff officer in the operations in north-west Europe. Besides being mentioned in dispatches he was decorated with the American Bronze Cross.
   He was demobilized in 1945 with the rank of major, and returned to the Temple where he soon acquired a very busy practice. He was held in the highest esteem and affection by his many friends at the Bar, as well as by their clerks. He was a barrister of great ability and was much respected and liked by the Judges of the High Court and of the County Courts, and by the Queen's Bench Masters before whom he often appeared. The Lord Chanceloor's Office also held him in high regard and had often appointed him to act as a deputy County Court Judge. On the Friday before he died he had sat at Southampton County Court.
   Only a few years ago he had a serious operation on the brain, but though it was apparently successful, those near and dear to him realized—as did Maurice towards his end—that it was only a respite. Nevertheless he continued cheerfully to carry on his heavy work at the Bar and other duties with the courage which had characterized his whole life. In 1945 he married Peggy, daughter of Lieutenant-General Sir John Swayne. She and two sons survive him.
   He was buried on Saturday in the churchyard of the parish Church of Newnham village, Hampshire, where he had been a churchwarden.
The Times 14 June 1961
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   By permission of the Masters of the Bench of Gray's Inn, a memorial service for Mr. Maurice Ahern will be held in the society's chapel on Thursday at 4.45 p.m.
The Times 4 July 1961
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MR. M. AHERN
   A memorial service for Mr. Maurice Ahern was held yesterday in the chapel of Gray's Inn. Canon Sydney Evans (chaplain, Gray's Inn and Dean of King's College, London) officiated, and the lesson was read by Master C. H. Grundy (Master of the Queen's Bench Division).
   Among those present were:—Mrs. Ahern (widow), Mr. and Mrs. Walter Ahern (brother and sister-in-law), Mr. J. A. Ahern (nephew), Lieutenant-General Sir John and Lady Swayne (parents-in-law), Lady Hollis . . . 
The Times 7 July 1961
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Dympna (Kerins) Aherne
Mrs. Dympna Aherne of 1256 Nelson Ave., Bronx, N. Y. died Friday night (July 21, 1961) at St. Francis Hospital. She had been visiting her daughter, Sr. M. John Dennis, OSF, at the St. Elizabeth's Motherhouse, Allegany. Born in Ireland, April 5, 1911, Mrs. Aherne had been in this country for about 32 years. She was a member of Sacred Heart Church of (Highbridge) Bronx, N. Y. She is survived by her husband, Jeremiah, two other daughters, Dympna Aherne and Sheila Aherne; two sons, Gerald Aherne and John Aherne, all at home. The body was sent to the John Hodnett Funeral Home in the Bronx, N. Y. until July 25, 1961 when a Solemn Requiem Mass will be held at Sacred Heart Church, Bronx at 10 a.m. Burial will be at Gate of Heaven Cemetery, Valhalla, N. Y.
Olean Times Herald 22 July 1961
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Loretta E. (Ahern) Mahony
Loretta E. (Ahern) Mahony of 27 Governor rd., widow of the late Andrew J. Mahony, died last week at the age of 69. She had been ill for the last 5 years but was active in the St. James church for many years. She [was] an aunt of Everett J. Ahern, Alan F. Ahern and Mary R. Martin. A Solemn High Mass of Requiem was sung at St. James church Saturday at 8. [see also: Francis A. "Frank" Ahern, Everett Ahern, Frank T. Ahern, Nellie E. (Fermoyle) Ahern]
Arlington Advocate 17 August 1961
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Florence B. Ahern
Ahern, Florence B., beloved wife of Thomas, sister of Kennerd Brase and Gladys, Salling, suddenly at residence, 706 E. 101st St. The family will receive friends. From 2-5 And 7-10 P. M. Friday at the Monreal Funeral Home, St. Clair Ave. and E. 320th St. Services St. Aloysius Church Saturday Sept. 23 at 9:30 a. m.
Cleveland Plain Dealer 22 September 1961
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Maurice Walter Ahern
Funeral services for Maurice W. Ahern, 76, were held Saturday morning in St. Francis Catholic church, Randolph, Nebraska. Mr. Ahern died October 9, 1961, at Osmond hospital last Monday following a brief illness. Rev. Buehler officiated at the rites. The church choir sang requiem mass. Pallbearers were Paul Broeker, Robert Johnson, John Paulsen, Everett Davis, Ted Winsterstein and Leo Jordan. Honorary pallbearers were Tom Roberts, Gust Johnson, Herman Brockman, Will Koll and Will Collins. Burial was in Greenwood cemetery, Wayne, NE. Maurice Walter Ahern, son of John and Ellen (Reagan) Ahern, was born November 23, 1884 in Jackson, NE. He spent his boyhood in Jackson and then moved to a farm near Carroll, NE. He spent three years in Lead, SD and was postmaster in Carroll from 1939 to 1955. In April 1911 he married Florence Hennessey who died in 1930. November 24, 1932 he married Anna Marie Stanton at Wayne, NE. Survivors include his widow; a son William, USAF in England; two daughters, Mrs. Katherine Boyer and Mrs. Rose Corzine, Santa Barbara, CA; three brothers, William, Missoula, MT, Robert, Sterling, CO, and John, Madelia, MN; two sisters, Mrs. Kate Thompson, Sioux City, IA, and Mrs. Mary Finn, Norfolk, NE; six grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren.
— Unknown Source, October 1961
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George Ahern
Funeral was held in Windsor today for George Ahern, who died Saturday Nov. 4 1961. Mr. Ahern was born in Peterborough and left the city about 35 years ago to live in Windsor. He was a son of the late Mr. and Mrs. George Ahern. He is survived by one son George, and four daughters. Merine, Patricia, Dolores, and Christine. Also surviving are one sister, Mrs. William Oxley (Tess) and two brothers Joseph (Goke) Ahern and William Ahern all of Peterborough. [see also: David Ahern]
Peterborough Examiner 6 November 1961
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Alfred Ahern
Alfred Ahern, 74, 221 E. 4th St., died at 12:30 p.m. Wednesday at Winona General Hospital. He had been a patient two weeks. He was born here June 3, 1887, son of Mr. and Mrs. George Ahern, and lived in the area all his life. Surviving him is one sister in California. Funeral services will be 9 a.m. Friday at Borzykowski Mortuary. Burial will be in St. Mary's Cemetery. Friends may call at the mortuary after 7 p.m. today.
Winona Daily News 30 November 1961
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David James Ahern
David James Ahern, 47, of 29 Sherman St. died Monday (Dec. 18, 1961) at his home. He was born in Hartford, June 30, 1914, and lived there all his life. He was a bricklayer, employed by several local contractors. An Army veteran of World War II he was a member of St. Joseph Holy Name Society and Lodge 19, BPOE. He also belonged to Bricklayers, Masons and Plasterers Union No. 1, Connecticut. Besides his wife Mrs. Helen Mahoney Ahern, he leaves a son, David J. Ahern, two daughters Judith Ellen Ahern and Jill Anne Ahern, all of Hartford; three brothers, Daniel E. Ahern and E. Howard Ahern, both of Hartford, and Francis D. Ahern of West Hartford, and two sisters, Mrs. Eleanor (Ahern) Brown of Danvers, Mass. and Miss Katherine Ahern of Hartford. Funeral services will be held Thursday at 8:30 am at the Ahern Funeral Home, 180 Farmington Ave., with a Solemn Requiem Mass at St. Joseph's Convent Chapel at 9. Burrial will be in Mt. St. Benedict Cemetery. Friends may call at the funeral home today and Wednesday from 2-4 and 7-9 pm.
Daily Courant? December 1961
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William Joseph Ahern
AHERN — On Tuesday, December 19, 1961, at 7:10 o'clock a.m., WILLIAM JOSEPH AHERN, beloved husband of Catherine Maloney, beloved father of Catherine and Claire Ann Ahern, brother of Mrs. Florence Barrios, James (Leo), Edward J. Ahern and the late Thomas C., Anthony (Pat) and Frank C. [sic] Ahern and Mrs. Catherine Kleinschmidt, son of the late James B. Ahern and Catherine Jane Wetta.

Funeral took place at Leitz-Eagan funeral home Magazine at Philip on Wednesday morning December 20, 1961 at 9:00 o'clock. Requiem Mass at St. Alphonsus church.
The Times Picayune 21 December 1961
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William Bernard Ahern II
Funeral services for Mr. Ahern will be held at 10 a.m. Tuesday in Our Lady Queen of Peace Catholic Church, 405 S. Owen dr. Msgr. Francis McDonnell, pastor, will officiate. Burial will be in Resurrection cemetery. Friends may call at the Frautschi funeral home, 3610 Speedway rd., after 2 p.m. today, and the rosary will be recited at 8 p.m. Monday.
Wisconsin State Journal 14 January 1962
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Today's Funerals in Madison
William B. Ahern II, 10 a.m., Our Lady Queen of Peace Catholic Church, 405 S. Owen dr.
Wisconsin State Journal 16 January 1962
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Lillian M. Ahern
AHERN—Of Roslindale, Jan 15, Lillian M., beloved daughter of the late James J. and Mary C. (Carpenter), sister of James Joseph, John F., Harry J., Mrs. Helen Monahan, Alfred M., Grace E., residence 571 Poplar st. Funeral from the F. J. Higgins Funeral Home, 4230 Washington st., (Roslindale sq.), Friday, Jan. 19, at 8 a.m. Solemn Requiem Mass in the Sacred Heart Church at 9 o'clock. Relatives and friends invited. Visiting hours 2-5 and 7-10. Parking in rear of funeral home on Cumming hgwy.
The Boston Globe 17 January 1962
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Lawrence R. Ahern, Sr.
Lawrence R. Ahern, Sr., of 43 Stage Coach road, Kingsport, Tenn., formerly of Bridgeport, died yesterday in Kingsport. Services will be announced by the Lieberum and Heaphy funeral home, 866 Lafayette street. Born in White River Junction, Vt., Mr. Ahern was employed as a traffic engineer with the General Electric company here until his retirement five years ago when he moved to Kingsport. He is survived by a son, Lawrence R. Ahern, Jr., with whom he resided; a sister, Miss Gertrude Ahern, of Bridgeport; and two grandchildren.
The Bridgeport Post 28 February 1962
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Charles Daniel Ahearn
COUDERSPORT, Pa.—An apparent attempt to kill a milk snake resulted in death for a Ulysses man, 11 miles north of here about 6 p.m. last evening. Charles Daniel Ahearn, 51 of Ulysses Road, RD 1, died of a crushed upper right chest when his tractor overturned after it went over a diversion ditch pinning him beneath it. He was using the vehicle to herd dairy cattle to the barn. According to Potter County assistant coroner John Dee, evidence of the dead snake at the scene indicated Mr. Ahearn had turned his wheels sharply to kill the reptile, causing the tractor to go over the ditch. The body was found about 6:45 p.m. by his son, Joseph, 16, and a neighbor Dake Keller, also 16. The boys began their search when the cows came to the barn without Mr. Ahearn. A neighbor, George Hearst, 27, was summoned to pull the tractor off Mr. Ahearn's body. The body was taken to Kear Funeral Home and will be taken tomorrow to the family home, where friends may call.

Mr. Ahearn was born Dec. 13, 1910 in Ulysses Township, the son of Michael and Rebecca Reppard Ahearn. He married the former Hazel Landgan in Franklinsville Aug. 22, 1937. He was a well-known dairy farmer, a member of Gold Grange and Gold Union Church. Surviving besides his wife are two daughters; Mrs. Rebecca McNeil of Rexville; and Ruth Ann at home; three sons, all at home, Charles Jr., Joseph and David; two grandsons; two sisters, Mrs. Matu Whitney, Knoxville, and Mrs. Kathryn Clark, Ulysses RD; four brothers, John, Coudersport; James, Ulysses RD; Peter, Tioga; and Michael, Mills. Fuineral services will be conducted at Gold Union Church Sunday at 2 p.m. with the Rev. Revere Perkins and the Rev. Henry Webber, pastors, officiating. Burial wil be in Raymond Cemetery.

Wellsville Daily Reporter 24 May 1962
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William J. "Mully" Ahern
AHERN—In Charlestown, May 26, 1962, William J. "Mully" Ahern, beloved husband of the late Helena (Kearns), father of Joseph B., of Peabody, James R. of Winthrop, Mary Luna of California, John J., Francis X. and Gerald F. of Charlestown and the late William F. Ahern, brother of Sister Anna Francis C.S.J., Elizabeth Martin, Anna, Catherine and Agnes Ahern of Newton. Funeral from the Frank H. Carr Funeral Home, 220 Bunker Hill st., Wednesday at 8:15. Solemn High Mass of Requiem in St. Catherine's Church at 9 a.m. Relatives and friends are invited. Visiting hours 2-5 and 7-10 p.m. Late retired member of Local 799 I.L.A. and W. W. I veteran.
The Boston Globe 28 May 1962
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Delia (Donlan) Madden
Delia Madden, nee Donlan, beloved wife of the late Thomas F.; dear mother of Mary Quinlan of Reedsburg, Wis., Loretta Sullivan and Rose Madden of Portland, Ore.; grandmother of eight; sister of Ann Madden, Mary Frawley, Patrick, Michael, Kathleen [sic] Ahearn, Daniel of Ireland, Bessie Greene of Ireland, and the late Andrew, James, Thomas, Anthony, Jennie, Martin, and Nora; aunt of the Rev. Thomas C. Donlan, O. P., the Rev. John Frawley, the Rev. James Donlan, and Sr. Mary Elena, R. S. M. At Williams Funeral Home, 12 Lake street, Oak Park. Funeral Saturday, 9:30 a.m., to St. Luke's church, River Forest. Mass 10 a.m. Interment Mount Olivet cemetery. Vi 8-8788.
Chicago Tribune 13 July 1962
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Francis J. Ahern, Sr.
   CONCORD—Francis J. Ahern, 66, of 37 Central street, West Concord, died this morning at the Emerson hospital as the result of injuries received in an accident last Friday night.
   A signalman for the New Haven railroad, he received an emergency call to go to Sudbury. As he started to enter the cab of his truck he apparently lost balance, fell and the truck rolled on his chest. It was several minutes before he could be freed by police and firemen.
   A long time resident of Concord, he was a communicant of Our Lady Help of Christians church and was a railroad employee for many years. He is survived by his wife, Isabell G. (Reilly) Ahern; two sons, Francis J., Jr., of Thousand Oaks, Calif., and Edward, stationed with the U. S. Air Force in Florida, and a daughter, Patricia E. Ahern of Concord.
The Lowell Sun 25 July 1962
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Margaret L. (Foley) O'Hearne
   Margaret L. O'Hearne, age 66 a life long resident of the city, who made her home at 22 Sturgis St., Woburn died at the Choate Memorial Hospital today after a short illness.
   Mrs. O'Hearne, who was a cook in the School Lunch project was born in Woburn, the daughter of the late Mr. and Mrs. Thomas Foley, and was an old South Ender. She spent her entire life in the South End section of the city and in her younger days was active in the social and church life of that section. For many years she resided on Richardson Street. Mrs. O'Hearne was a member of the Catholic Daughters of America.
   Mrs. O'Hearne's husband, Joseph P. died several years ago. She is survived by two daughters, Winnifred Dobbins of Woburn and Margaret Quinn of Wilmington, three sons Francis of Wilmington, Joseph of Burlington and Richard of Rockford, Ill. one sister Bessie Foley of Woburn and one brother, Martin Foley of Winchester. Twelve grandchildren also survive.
   The funeral will be held from the McLaughlin Funeral Home, 54 Pleasant Street, Saturday, August 4th at 10:00 a.m. Solemn High Mass of requiem will be celebrated at St. Charles Church at 11:00 a.m. Interment will follow at Calvary Cemetery, Woburn.
Woburn Daily Times 2 August 1962
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George E. O'Hearn, Sr.
George E. O'Hearn Sr., 97, Founder of the O'Hearn Mfg. Co., Inc. in this city, died at his home at 92 Oak St. early this morning. He had been a resident of this city for the past 90 years. In a life dedicated to the furniture industry, Mr. O'Hearn became nationally known after he founded the firm bearing his name in this city in 1923. O'Hearn's is widely-known for its quality line of living room and dining room furniture in the colonial motif. Mr. O'Hearn had a broad background with The Heywood-Wakefield Co., starting there at the age of 14. After 43 years with this large central street concern, he left to start his own business, which has attained its own niche in the furniture world.

He was born in Caldwell, N.Y., Feb 2, 1865 son of the late Patrick and Mary (Driscoll) O'Hearn and was the husband of the late Emma J. (Roark) O'Hearn. He was a director of the First National Bank and a member of the Sacred Heart Church. He leaves two sons and a daughter associated with the firm he established; George E. O'Hearn Jr., President, Richard F. O'Hearn Vice President and Sales Manager, and Miss Dorothy C. O'Hearn, secretary and Office Manager. He also leaves another daughter, Mrs. William C. Dolan of Leominster, six grandchildren, and two great grandchildren. [see also: Patrick O'Hearn, Jr.]

Gardner News September 1962
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G. E. O'Hearn, 97, Dies In Gardner
GARDNER—George E. O'Hearn, 97, founder of the nationally known O'Hearn Manufacturing Co., Inc., died this morning his home. He had been a resident of this city for 90 years and founded the furniture company in 1923. He was born in Caldwell, N.Y., son of the late Patrick and Mary (Driscoll) O'Hearn and was the husband of the late Emma J. (Roark) O'Hearn. A member of the Sacred Heart Church, he was a director of the First National Bank here. He leaves two sons, George E. O'Hearn Jr., president of the manufacturing firm, and Richard F. O'Hearn , vice-president and sales manager; two daughters, Miss Dorothy C. O'Hearn, secretary and office manager, and Mrs. William Dolan of Leominster; six grandchildren, and two great-grandchildren.

The funeral will be Thursday from the Roark Funeral Home with a solemn high requiem mass in Sacred Heart Church at 9. Burial will be in St. John's Cemetery. Calling hours at the funeral home are tonight from 7 to 10 and tomorrow from 2 to 4 and 7 to 10 p.m.

Fitchburg Sentinel 18 September 1962
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Loretta D. O'Hern
O'HERN, Loretta D., in Oakland, October 12, 1962, beloved sister of Charles A. O'Hern, loving aunt of Rev. Father Charles A. O'Hern and Col. Robert S. O'Hern, U. S. Army of Arlington, West Virginia [sic]. A native of Fort Dodge, Iowa. A member of the Third Order of St. Francis of St. Boniface Circle, San Francisco. Friends are respectfully invited to attend the funeral services Monday, October 15, at 9 a.m. from the Fruitvale Chapel of the Clarence N. Cooper Mortuaries; thence to Mary's Help of Christians Church, 2611 East Ninth Street where a Mass of Requiem will be offered for the repose of her soul commencing at 8:30 a.m. Interment Holy Sepulchre Cemetery, Hayward. Recitation of the Rosary Sunday at 8 p.m. Parking are adjacent to chapel.
Oakland Tribune 13 October 1962
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Frank B. A'Hearn
LONG BEACH, L. I., Nov. 15 — Frank B. A'Hearn, a partner in William I. Rosenfeld Jr. & Co., stock brokerage, at 120 Broadway in New York, died today at Long Beach Memorial Hospital. His age was 62 and he lived at 72 Bay Street. Mr. A'Hearn, whose company is a member of the American Stock Exchange, was a specialist in bank stocks. He was born in New York and started on Wall Street at the age of 17. He had been a partner at Rosenfeld for 11 years. He worked for Roman Catholic youth groups, particularly in athletics. He leaves his wife, Mrs. Ruth Donovan A'Hearn; a son, Francis; two daughters, Mrs. Jeanne Maloney and Mrs. Ruth Mallon, and 16 grandchildren.
New York Times 16 November 1962
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Edward Ahern
Edward Ahern, beloved husband of Josephine, nee Bergman; fond father of Francis, and Thomas; grandfather of 11. Service Saturday, 11 a.m., at Egan Funeral Home, 3700 W. 63d street. Interment Evergreen. Member of 13th Ward Reg. Dem. Org. LU 2-2000.
Chicago Tribune 26 April 1963
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Anna (Ahern) O'Connor
Mass for Mrs. Anna Ahern O'Connor, 84, of 4919 24th pl., Cicero, will be said at 9:30 a.m. today in St. Attracta Catholic church, 4836 13th st., Cicero. She died Thursday in Community Memorial hospital, La Grange. Surviving are two daughters, Mrs. Mary Shoevlin and Mrs. Catherine Schumann, a son, Thomas, and seven grandchildren. [see also: Catherine (McCarthy) Ahern]
Chicago Tribune 4 May 1963
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William Arthur O'Hearn
   Atty. William Arthur O'Hearn, 76, retired special justice of the Northern Berkshire District Court who served many years ago in the state legislature, first as representative and later as senator, died this morning at the North Adams Hospital.
   Death came at 7.30 a.m., to the well-known North Adams native. He had been a patient at the hospital since May 12, when he suffered a fracture of the hip at his home at 74 Marion Ave.
   Mr. O'Hearn was born March 8, 1887, a son of the late James and Catherine (Regan) O'Hearn. He attended local schools and was graduated from Drury High School with the class of 1905.
Left With $50
   He left North Adams in September, 1906, with $50, to work his way through Georgetown Law School, from which he received his L.L. B. degree in 1909. While in Washington pursuing his studies, he worked as a stenographer for E. R. Chapman & Co., members of the New York Stock Exchange, and held the same position with the National Geographic Society. He also served as an assistant secretary in the American Assn. for the Advancement of Science at the Smithsonian Institute. and was secretary to the Cong. S. C. Smith of the 8th California District. He served as a special agent for the U. S. Department of the Interior from August to December, 1909, in California.
   He returned to North Adams and established his practice March 1, 1910, continuing until his death. On Jan. 1, 1934, he formed a partnership with Earl D. Getman and the new firm of Getman & O'Hearn, with offices at 80½ Main St., continued until Mr. Getman's death in November, 1939. From that time on, Mr. O'Hearn practiced alone.
   Mr. O'Hearn was admitted to practice in the Supreme Court of the District of Columbia, Feb. 2, 1909; in the Court of Appeals, District of Columbia, July 16, 1909; in the Supreme Judicial Court of Massachusetts, Dec, 17, 1909; and in the U.S. District Court for the District of Massachusetts and the U.S. Court of Appeals for the First District.
Honored at Dinner
   He held membership in the American Bar, Massachusetts Bar, and Berkshire County Bar Assns,. and at a dinner given in his honor by the latter in 1959, he was presented with a framed scroll in recognition of his 50 years of membership.
   A staunch Democrat, Mr. O'Hearn was first elected to the state legislature as a representative in 1911 and was re-elected the following year. He served as clerk of the District Court of Northern Berkshire for a five-year term from 1914-1919, and in 1923 he ran successfully for state senator. He was appointed by Gov. Ely as a member of a special commission to study public expenditures, taxation and reorganization of the courts, and later was named by Gov. Ely to membership on another special commission to erect a monument at Wallomsac, N. Y., to commemorate the services of Massachusetts soldiers at the Battle of Bennington. He served as a member and Democratic Leader of the Massachusetts Senate in 1923 and 1924.
   He was an unsuccessful candidate for the Democratic nomination for lieutenant governor on 1924.
Mohawk Trail Bill
   His legislative record shows that he introduced the first Mohawk Trail appropriation bills in the House in 1911 and 1912, and he also was the author of the O'Hearn Bill requiring provision of seats for women and children employed in manufacturing, mechanical and mercantile establishments. He wrote the bill under which Massachusetts citizens injured by out-of-state automobiles could bring suit in Massachusetts courts, which was enacted despite he combined opposition of insurance interests, and was upheld in both the state and federal Supreme Courts when attacked on constitutional grounds.
   He also assisted in writing the state Workmen's Compensation Law and led the fight in the state Senate against the Baby Volstead Act in 1923. He also led fights for the Old Age Pension bills in 1923 and 1924, and actively supported the following measures: Shorter hours for women and children in factories; prohibiting the imposition of fines for imperfection in weaving; prohibiting the use of suction shuttles in factories; establishing hours of labor for street-railway employees; and numerous other bills of that type; the Sunday baseball law; the weekly wage bill; the bill granting paid vacations to city laborers; the bill establishing state workshops for the blind; and the bill providing for the support of families confined in penal institutions for desertion or non-support.
   Mr. O'Hearn was appointed a special justice by the late Gov. [Charles F.] Hurley in December 1938, and presided in the Adams, Williamstown and Pittsfield District Courts as well as the local court. He resigned in July, 1957, after 18½ years on the bench.
Bank Director
   He was a director and member of the executive committee of the old North Adams National Bank and upon its merger in December, 1961, with the Agricultural National Bank of Pittsfield, was named an advisory director; he was a trustee of the North Adams Hoosac Savings Bank and served as legal counsel, for that bank and for the Massachusetts Electric Co., the Berkshire Gas Co., and Wall-Streeter Shoe Co. For 16 years he served as director of the Berkshire Hathaway Inc. and its predecessor company which had textile mills here and in Adams, and retired from the board in 1959. He headed the fund drive for the new North Adams Hospital.
   He served as a member of the North Adams draft board. He was a past grand knight of the North Adams Council of Knights of Columbus and also served as a district deputy. He was a long-time member and past president of the North Adams Rotary Club. He was a member of St. Francis Church.
   He leaves his wife, the former Katherine Doherty, whom he married Oct. 18, 1915; two sons, William A. O'Hearn Jr., of Los Angeles, Calif., and Robert J. O'Hearn of Miami, Fla.; one daughter, Miss Joan L. O'Hearn of this city; one brother, Francis A. O'Hearn of Arlington; a grandson, William A. O'Hearn III of Los Angeles; and several nieces and nephews.
Funeral Saturday
   Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m., Saturday, with a Solemn High Mass of Requiem in St. Francis Church. Burial will be in the family lot in Southview Cemetery.
   The body will be taken from the Flynn & Roach Funeral Home late tomorrow afternoon to the family residence at 74 Marion Ave., where friends may call from 7 to 9 p.m., tomorrow, and from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m., Friday. [see also: Anne O'Hearn]
North Adams Transcript 29 May 1963
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William Arthur O'Hearn
William A. O'Hearn, former Democratic State Senator from Berkshire County, retired special justice of the North Adams District Court and a corporation and bank lawyer, died today at the North Adams Hospital. He was 76 years old. Mr. O'Hearn received his law degree from Georgetown University. As a senator, he was a key figure in writing the State Workmen's Compensation Law. He was author of the O'Hearn Bill, requiring seats for women and children employed in manufacturing and mercantile establishments. He leaves his wife, the former Katherine Doherty; two sons, William A. Jr. and Robert J.; a daughter Joan L. O'Hearn, and a brother.
New York Times 30 May 1963
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John T. Ahearn
John T, Ahearn, a retired employee of the Lowell Electic Light Co., died last night at St. Joseph's hospital. Born in Lowell, a son of the late Joseph J. and the late Sarah Ann (MacDonald) Ahearn, he served at the Perry street plant of the electric light company for over 22 years until his retirement in 1952. A former member of the sacred [sic] Heart parish where he had resided on London street, Mr. Ahearn made his home for the past 11 years at 20 Huntington street and was an attendant of the Immaculate Conception church.

Mr. Ahearn was married to Mrs. Gertrude I. (McKay) Ahearn who survives him along with a sister, Mrs. Patrick Molloy, residing in Torrance, California; two brothers, George J. Ahearn and Frank W. Ahearn, both of Lowell.

The Lowell Sun 1 August 1963
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Dolores Mary (Cantlin) Ahearn
Mrs. Dolores H. [sic] Ahearn, 65, of 8727 Bishop st., died yesterday in Little Company of Mary hospital. She was the wife of Thomas Ahearn, a Railway Express company employe. Also surviving are a daughter, Mrs. Beverlee Doll; six grandchildren; one sister, and one brother. Mass will be said at 9:30 a.m. Monday in St. Ethelreda's church, 88th and Paulina streets.
Chicago Tribune 16 August 1963
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Dolores Mary (Cantlin) Ahearn
Dolores Mary Cantlin Ahearn, beloved wife of Thomas T. Ahearn; loving mother of Mrs. Beverlee Doll; dear grandmother of six; fond sister of Martin Cantlin, Mrs. Margaret Sullivan, and the late Mrs. Gertrude Adame. Visitation after 1 p.m. Saturday. Funeral Monday, 9 a.m., from the Sheehy Funeral Home, 8243 S. Ashland avenue, to St. Ethelreda church. Mass 9:30 a.m. Interment Holy Sepulchre cemetery. ST 3-7700.
Chicago Tribune 16 August 1963
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Elizabeth (O'Hern) Barthold
Elizabeth Barthold, nee O'Hern, late residence 7606 W. Everell avenue, beloved wife of Adolph J.; dear sister of Brynice McCarthy. Funeral Wednesday, Sept. 4, from M. J. Suerth Funeral Home, 6754 Northwest highway, to Immaculate Conception church, Norwood Park. Interment St. Joseph cemetery. Information, NE 1-2140. [see also: May E. (Holloran) O'Hern, William M. O'Hern]
Chicago Tribune 2 September 1963
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Annabelle (Tiess) Ahern
Annabelle Ahern, nee Tiess, beloved wife of James B.; loving mother of Isabella Putterlik; dear grandmother of nine; great-grandmother of nine; fond sister of Anna Jackel and Mildred Kehemeler; devoted aunt of Sister Mary Alfred, S. P. and the late Sister Joseph Ann, S. P. At the Conboy Chapel, 4817 W. Madison street. Funeral Monday, 9:30 a.m., to St. Mel church. Mass 10 a.m. Interment Mount Carmel. AU 7-1136.
Chicago Tribune 29 September 1963
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Illinois Man Dies Here; Verdict Is "Natural Causes"
Justice of the Peace J. H. Switzer returned a verdict of death due to natural causes for Thomas Ahern of Chicago, who died Monday afternoon about 1:30 o'clock at 729 Southwest Jefferson Street. Ahern was in Grand Prairie on duty for the Binks Manufacturing Co. of Chicago. It is presumed that Ahern was installing a large piece of machinery in this area. Ahern, 36, was married and had three children. He was a resident of Broadway, Ill., where his remains will be forwarded by the Moore Funeral Home.
Grand Prairie Texan 10 November 1963
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Albertine (Sutter) Ahern
Albertine Ahern, nee Sutter, late of 7035 S. Laflin street, beloved wife of John J. Ahern; loving mother of Rita Ranson, Vera Lauderback, Albertine Gowen, Arline Brinkman, Raymond, Donald and Alvin Ahern; dear grandmother of 23; fond sister of John Sutter, the late Madeline Schlubeck, Theresa Gerth Orgel, Jennie Quigley and Emil Sutter. Funeral Monday, 9 a.m., from the Heinen & Loschetter Funeral Home, 7013 S. Racine avenue, to Sacred Heart church. Mass 9:30 a.m. Interment St. Mary's. ST 3-0460.
Chicago Tribune 11 January 1964
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Joseph P. O'Hern
Joseph P. O'Hern of 634 E. Maple avenue, Mundelein, Ill., husband of Agnes M., nee McGillen; father of John J., Veronica M., and Mrs. Loretta Olsen; grandfather of three; brother of the late Msgr. Charles A. O'Hern, John, James, Thomas, Sister Mary Gonzaga, R. S. M., and Mrs. Charles McMahon. Resting at Burnett & Kristan Funeral Home, 533 N. Lake street, Mundelein. Requiem mass 10 a.m. Saturday at Santa Maria del Popolo church. Interment Mount Olivet cemetery, Chicago. Member of Holy Name society, Knights of Columbus, Bishop Quarter council, 4th degree, and Knights of St. Gregory. LO 6-8020.
Chicago Tribune 16 January 1964
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Joseph P. O'Hern
Mass for Joseph P. O'Hern, 634 E. Maple av., Mundelein, will be said at 10 a.m. tomorrow in Santa Maria del Popolo Catholic church, Mundelein. Mr. O'Hern died Wednesday. He was chief engineer and maintenance superintendent at St. Mary of the Lake seminary for 42 years. Surviving are his widow, Agnes; a son, John; two daughters, Mrs. Loretta Olsen and Veronica; three grandchildren.
Chicago Tribune 17 January 1964
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Erin Aherne
AHERNE—Erin, on Feb. 9, 1964, beloved wife of the late Daniel, Inspector, N.Y.P.D., loving mother of Daniel, James, Elizabeth Henderson, David and Margaret Finnegan, also survived by six grandchildren. Funeral from Neufeld Funeral Hoime, 88-04 43d Ave. at Whitney Ave., Elmhurst. For information call HA 4-4000.
New York Times 10 February 1964
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Bridget (O'Brien) Ahearn
Mrs. Bridget Ahearn, of 95 Beekman Ave., North Tarrytown, formerly of Yonkers, died Saturday at the Fleetwood Nursing Home on Palisade Ave., after a long illness. She was the widow of Michael F. Ahearn, a garage attendant for the Yonkers Police Department for many years before his retirement, who died in 1943. Born in County Waterford, Ireland on Feb 2, 1880, the daughter of the late Thomas and Mary Norris O'Brien, she came to this country 65 years ago. She was married to Mr. Ahearn on June 10, 1903 at St. Joseph's Church. She is survived by a son, Thomas F. Ahearn in North Tarrytown; a brother, Maurice O'Brien of Yonkers; two grandchildren and four great-grandchildren
Herald Statesman 23 March 1964
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William O'Hearn
O'Hearn. William O'Hearn, residence, 15100 Pleasant Valley Rd., Middleburg Heights, dearest husband of Agnes (nee Gill), beloved father of William F., Nancy Stein, grandfather of six, brother of Mrs. Margaret Kent. The family will receive friends at the Koval Funeral Home, Bagley at Pearl Rd., Middleburg Heights. Requiem mass will be held St. Bartholomew Church, Monday at 10 a. m. Interment Calvary Cemetery.
Cleveland Plain Dealer 18 May 1964
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Mary A. (Ahern) Bero
Mary A. Bero, nee Ahern, widow of Frank J.; mother of George, John, Anita Larson, Frances Lochmann; sister of Margaret Fossier and Anna Reb; grandmother of nine. Resting at Wait-Ross-Allanson Chapel, 51 Center street, Elgin. Mass Thursday, 10 a.m., St. Laurence church. Interment Mount Hope cemetery. Rosary Wednesday, 8 p.m., at chapel.
Chicago Tribune 1 July 1964
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Joseph E. O'Hern
Joseph E. O'Hern, beloved husband of Caroline. Funeral Tuesday, 9 a.m., from Egan Funeral Home, 3700 W. 63d street, to the church of St. Nicholas of Tolentine. Interment St. Mary's. Visitation after 3 p.m. Sunday. LU 2-2000.
Chicago Tribune 26 July 1964
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Daniel J. O'Hern
HARTSDALE, N. Y., Aug. 25 — Daniel J. O'Hern, a retired attorney for the London Guaranty and Accident Company in New York, died yesterday of a heart attack in his home at 33 Wilson Street. He was 80 years old. Mr. O'Hern was graduated from Boston College and Harvard Law School. He joined the insurance company after leaving Harvard, and retired 16 years ago. He leaves a son, Dr. John A. O'Hern; a daughter, Miss Mary M. O'Hern; a brother, and eight grandchildren.
The New York Times 26 August 1964
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Charles F. Ahern
Charles F. Ahern, 72 Amsden st., died Aug. 19. Surviving are his wife Josephine A. Ahern; sons Colonel Thomas J. Ahern, U.S.M.C. and Charles J. Ahern and daughter Ruth Shannon. Funeral services were held from the Daniel F. O'Brien Funeral Home, 226 Mass. ave., Arlington, Saturday, at 7 a.m. with a Requiem High Mass at the Immaculate Conception Church at 8 a.m. He was a late member of the Pere Marquette Council 271, K. of C., and retired customs examiner.
The Arlington Advocate 27 August 1964
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Theresa Margaret (Ahearn) Sullivan
Theresa Margaret Sullivan, nee Ahearn; beloved wife of the late Jeremiah J.; Loving mother of Jerome, John, Jean Phillips; dear grandmother of three; fond sister of the late William and Thomas Ahearn and Katherine Doyle. Funeral Monday, 9 a.m. from Kenny Brothers, 5438 S. Halsted, to Visitation church. Interment Holy Sepulchre. Member Visitation Blessed Sacrament Society. BO 8-0662.
Chicago Tribune 3 October 1964
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Maurice P. Ahern
Maurice P. Ahern, 385 Mass. ave., died Oct. 24. Surviving are his sisters Nora and Mary [sic] and brothers John, Daniel and Timothy Ahern. Funeral services were held from the D. W. Grannan and Son Funeral Home, 378 Mass. ave., Tuesday, at 8 a.m. with a High Mass of Requiem in St. Agnes Church at 9 a.m. He was a late member of Arlington Council 109 of K. of C. [see also: Abbie Ahern]
The Arlington Advocate 29 October 1964
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Edwina (Bourgeois) Ahern
AHERN — On Friday, October 30, 1964, at 12:30 o'clock a.m., EDWINA BOURGEOIS AHERN, wife of the late David B. Ahern, mother of the late David Terry Ahern, sister of Mrs. Robert G. Dubug, and the late Mrs. Sarah Bordages, Mrs. Anita Geisler, Thomas, Walter, Joseph, Philip and William L. Bourgeois. Also survived by 2 grandchildren.

Relatives and friends of the family, also employees of Maison Blanche Co. are invited to attend the funeral. Services from the home of E. J. Ranson & Sons Inc., 1024 Elysian Fields Ave. on Monday, November 2, 1964, at 11:30 o'clock a.m. Religious services at St. James Major Church. Interment St. Roch cemetery No. 1. Friends may call after 5 o'clock p.m. Sunday.
The Times Picayune 1 November 1964
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Garrett F. Ahern
Garrett F. Ahern, youngest son of Garrett F. and Catherine Ahern, born at Taunton, February 27, 1884, died suddenly March 18 in San Fernando, California. Mr. and Mrs. Ahern moved from Taunton to St. Cloud in 1946 and from there to San Fernando in 1948. He is survived by his wife Mae Rose Ahern, eight sons, Frank of Canoga Park, CA; James of Glendora, CA; Richard of Cleveland Ohio; Arch of St. Louis Mo.; Herman of St. Paul, Minn; Joseph of El Centro, CA;Thomas of Reseda, CA; and William of Fairfield, CA; two daughters, Mary Ahern of Fresno, CA. and Valmere Fischer of Sepulveda, CA., one sister, Catherine Breen of Great Falls, Montana, and 51 grandchildren.

Recitation of the rosary was held Friday March 19 Lorenzen Mission Chapel, Reseda California. Requiem Mass was celebrated Saturday, March 20, in Our Lady of Perpetual Help church by the Rev. John H. McDonald, S.M., nephew of Mr. & Mrs. Garrett F. Ahern and son of John H. McDonald, former resident of Minneota.

With the exception of Richard, who was absent because of illness, Mr. Ahern's sons served as pallbearers, and interment was in San Fernando Mission Cemetery. Among the relatives attending the funeral services for G.F. Ahern on March 20 were Mr. & Mrs. Hugh McDonald and family of Santa Monica, CA.; Mr. & Mrs. John Weslowski and daughter Mary Jo of Saratoga, CA.; Mr. & Mrs. David Hickey of Saratoga, CA.; Mr. & Mrs. Garrett Walsh of Sioux Falls, S.D.; Miss Lucille Ahern of Santa Monica, CA.; Mr. & Mrs. E.J. Palrang, Mrs. R.B. Dessert Jr., F.A. Dessert and Mrs. Joe Colace of El Centro.

Minneota Mascot March 1965
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John Ahearn
John Ahearn, beloved husband of the late Beatrice, nee Clavin; fond father of Dolores Vanderhack, Mary Bartik, and Michael Shearn; grandfather of eight; brother of Alice and Mary Ahearn. Funeral Tuesday, 9 a.m., from Egan Funeral Home, 3700 W. 63d street, to the Church of St. Nicholas of Tolentine. Interment St. Mary's. Visitation after 2 p.m. Sunday. LU 2-2000.
Chicago Tribune 3 July 1965
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Anna M. (Radvikus) Ahearn
Anna M. Ahearn, nee Radvikus, beloved wife of Patrick; loving mother of Patricia [Herbert] Koloff; dear sister of Ernest, Lillian Gasik, Edna Kamper, Helen Martone, Albert, and the late Michael, Adolph, and Henry. Resting at funeral home, 1649 W. 51st street, until 11 a.m. Saturday. Services at St. Martini Lutheran church at 1p.m. Interment Bethania. PR 6-4246.
Chicago Tribune 5 November 1965
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Elinor (Ahearn) Jones
Elinor Ahearn Jones, suddenly, beloved wife of Herbert H. Jr.; loving mother of Herbert H. III, David B., John C. and Kathryn Eileen; daughter of the late J. Emmett and Kathryn A'Hearn; sister of Mrs. John [Pat] Murray, Mrs. James Brewster, Mrs. William [Peg] Meyering, John E., David J. and Bill A'Hearn. Funeral Friday, 9 a.m. from Donellan Funeral Home, Jeffery boulevard at 77th street to St. Philip Neri church. Mass 9:30 a.m. Interment Joliet, Illinois. SO 8-8822.
Chicago Tribune 11 November 1965
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John J. Ahern
John J. Ahern of 1733 W. ? St., beloved husband of Ann, father of Carol Ann, brother of Marlin B. and the late Edwin, Monday, Nov. 22, 1965. Friends may call at The Geo. C. Lang Co. Funeral Home, W. 95th at Lorain Ave., 2-5 And 7-9 P.M. Thursday. Services will be held at Martin Luther Church, W. ? and Madison Ave., Friday, Nov. ? at 2 p.m.
Cleveland Plain Dealer 25 November 1965
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Rev. Terence H. Ahearn, S. J.
Ahearn. Rev. Terence H. Ahearn S. J., 78 years, a professor and director of the Biology Dept. [illegible] John Carroll for many years; passed away Saturday, Jan. 1 of a heart attack, survived by brother Dr. Thomas F. Ahearn (physician in Chicago). A Concelebrated Requiem Mass will be said at 10 a.m. Wednesday, Jan. 5 in Gesu Church by the Very Rev. H. E. Dunn, S.J. together with other Jesuit members of the Faculty. Interment St. Stanislaus Cemetery.
Cleveland Plain Dealer 5 January 1966
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Nellie (Ahern) Cassidy
Nellie Cassidy, nee Ahern, beloved wife of the late Patrick J.; loving mother of Margaret Kilpatrick, Elizabeth Sullivan, Helen Theiss; Thomas J., Lorraine Julius, and Blanche Doherty; grandmother of 21; great-grandmother of 14; dear sister of the late John J., Daniel J., and Thomas J. Ahern. Funeral Saturday, Feb. 19, at 9:30 a.m., from Ahern Funeral Home, 1110 Madison street, Oak Park, to St. Vincent Ferrer church. Requiem mass 10 a.m. Interment Mount Carmel. Please omit flowers. EU 3-5700 or KE 3-2394.
Chicago Tribune 18 February 1966
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Francis A. Ahern
AHERN, Francis A. — Feb 25, 1966, Francis A., dearly beloved husband of Margaret Ahern, loving father of Robert L. and John F. Ahern; a native of Indianapolis, Indiana; aged 67 years; a veteran of World Wars I and II, a life member of the D.A.V. Friends are invited to attend the funeral Wednesday, March 2 at 8:30 a.m. from Duggan's, 3434 17th St. nr. Valencia, thence to St. Finn Barr's Church where a Requiem Mass will be offered at 9 a.m. Interment Golden Gate National Cemetery. Rosary Tuesday 8 p.m.
San Francisco Examiner 28 February 1966
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Margaret A. (Tolan) Ahern
Margaret A. (Tolan) Ahern of 50 Wyman ter., died suddenly on March 23. She was the widow of Timothy C. Ahern, and is survived by two daughters, Miss Gertrude M. Ahern, of Arlington; and Mrs. James E. (Regina) Harvey of New Jersey. Visiting hours were held at the D. W. Grannan and Son Funeral home 378 Mass. Ave., on Thursday and Friday, with a solemn high mass of requiem on Saturday morning at 9 o'clock. Burial was in Mt. Pleasant cemetery. [see also: Francis D. Ahern]
The Arlington Advocate 31 March 1966
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John J. O'Hearne
John J. O'Hearne, president of the Devine advertising agency here, died yesterday at his home in Baldwin, L. I. He was 63 years old. Mr. O'Hearne had been president of the agency at 1457 Broadway for the past 20 years. He was secretary of the Alumni Sodality of Fordham University. He was also public relations and advertising consultant to the Delehanty Institute. He was a member of the Daniel J. Bradley council of the Knights of Columbus and of the Cardinal Mercier Assembly of Fourth Degree Knights. Mr. O'Hearne is survived by his widow, the former Ruth Buckley; two sons, John Jr. and David, and four grandchildren.
New York Times 29 May 1966
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Rt. Rev. Msgr. Edmund, J. Ahern
Rt. Rev. Msgr. Edmund, J. Ahern, Pastor St. Christopher's Parish, 20141 Detroit Rd., Rocky River, beloved son of the late Patrick J. and Mary H., brother of Sister M. Naomi H. H. M., Mrs. Mary L. Rock, the late Charlotte M., Walter J., and Frank J. Sunday, June 5, 1966. Vespers Tuesday in the Church at 3 p.m. Visitation Until 10:30 P.M. Office of the Dead Wednesday, June 8 at 10:30 a.m. followed by Solemn Pontifical Requiem Mass at 11 a.m. Interment Calvary Cemetery.
— Cleveland Necrology File June 1966
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Mary A. Ahern
   Miss Mary A. Ahern, 64, of 40 Kenmore rd., Medford, a book-keeper for a Boston stationery firm before her retirement, died Wednesday at the Winchester Hospital after a short illness.
   Miss Ahern was born in Charlestown. She lived in Medford for more than 25 years. She was a member of the Ladies Sodality of the Immaculate Conception Church. She was the sister of the late Miss Elizabeth G. Ahern.
   The funeral will be held from the A. J. Breslin and Son Funeral Home, 610 Pleasant st., Malden, at the Medford line, Saturday at 8:15 a.m. with a requiem high mass at the Immaculate Conception Church at 9 a.m. Interment will be in Oak Grove Cemetery.
Malden Evening News 16 June 1966
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Mrs. Mary Ahern
The funeral of Mrs. Mary Ahern, 88, widow of Edward A. Ahern, was held on Thursday, JUne 23, from St. Rose's Church in Meriden, Conn. Mrs. Ahern passed away at Mass. General Hospital in Boston, on June 21 after a brief illness. She is survived by one son, Joseph P. Ahern of Lexington, with whom she made her home for the past several years, also four grandchildren and one great grandchild. Interment was at Sacred Heart Cemetery, Meriden, Conn.
Lexington Minuteman 30 June 1966
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Patrick J. Ahearn
Patrick J Ahearn, 79, Bad Axe, died Thurs. at the Hubbard hosp, Bad Axe, after a short illness. He was born Mar. 17, 1887 in Hume twp. and was a life long resident of Huron Co. He was a retired farmer and had lived the past 50 yrs in Colfax twp. Deceased was a parishioner of Bad Axe Sacred Heart ch. Mr Ahearn and Mrs Isabelle Smith were married July 17, 1915 in Bad Axe. She died in 1956. Survivors are 2 sons, Thomas and James, Bad Axe; 1 daughter, Mrs Wilbur Schneider, Centerline; 20 grandchildren, 26 step-grandchildren and 3 great grandchildren. 2 step sons, Fred Smith, Carsonville and Henry Smith, Kinde; 3 step daughters, Mrs Earl Smeader, Port Austin, Mrs Donald Wolschlager, Bad Axe, Mrs Elizabeth Blacklaw, El Cerita, CA; and 1 sister, Mrs George Bushey, Kinde. Remains are at MacAlpine funeral home, Bad Axe. Services will be at 10 a.m. Mon in Sacred Heart with burial in the church cemetery.
Huron Tribune August 1966
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Clayton William "Clate" O'Hearn
Clayton William O'Hearn, 84, of 1750 Troy Rd., Ashland, died yesterday in Will-O-Rest Home, Ashland, after a long illness. A former farmer and lumber worker, he was a member of the Clearfork Presbyterian Church, near Butler. Survivors: wife, Oda; sons, Kenneth of Berea and Richard of Wooster; sister, Mrs. Edith Bone of Ashland; and five grandchildren. Services 2 p.m. Saturday from the Clearfork Presbyterian Church, near Butler, the Rev. George Sheets officiating. Burial in the Bunker Hill Cemetery. Friends call in the Heyl and Robbins Funeral Home Ashland, from 7 to 9 p.m. Friday. Burial: Bunker Hill Cemetery — Butler, Richland Co., OH. [Note: Son of Michael L. O'Hearn & Ida Mae Hazlett and husband of Oda Sylvania Freehafer.]
The News-Journal 13 October 1966
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Donal Maurice Ahern
AHERN—On October 31, 1966, very suddenly, Major-General Donal Maurice Ahern, C.B.E., D.S.O., dearly beloved husband of Joyce, father of Michael, Rosemary and Francis. Funeral private. No letters or flowers, please.

MAJOR-GENERAL DONAL MAURICE AHERN, C.B.E., D.S.O., Deputy Director of Medical Services, Eastern Command, and formerly Deputy Director of Medical Services, British Corps in Germany, died on Monday. He was 55.
The Times 2 November 1966
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Henry J. O'Hearn
A Solemn High Requiem Mass was celebrated this morning in St. Catherine's church for Henry J. O'Hearn, 64, of 15 Atherton st., who died Nov. 14 in Somerville. A life-long resident in Somerville, Mr. O'Hearn was a Navy veteran of World War I. He was a retired employee of the Union sq. post office. Surviving are a wife, Mrs. Edna M. (Smith) O'Hearn; a son, Henry J. O'Hearn; two sisters, Mrs. Mary S. Keefe and Mrs. Margaret C. Meskell, and a brother Arthur O'Hearn. The funeral was from the Daniel F. O'Brien Funeral Home. Interment was in Forest Hills Cemetery, Boston. [see also: Arthur T. O'Hearn, Jr.]
The Somerville Journal 17 November 1966
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Edward J. Ahern
AHERN — On Monday, November 21, 1966, at 2:50 o'clock p.m., EDWARD J. AHERN, beloved husband of Louise McCaffrey, father of Edward P. Ahern, son of the late Catherine Wetta and James B. Ahern, brother of Mrs. James Barrios, and James L. Ahern, and the late Cathrine Kleinsmitch, Thomas C., William J., Patrick A., Frank E. [sic] Ahern, age 73 years, a native and a resident of New Orleans, La.

Relatives and friends of the family, also employees of Mason-Rust Co. and officers and members of Bricklayers and Masons Union No. 1 of Louisiana are invited to attend the funeral. Services from Leitz-Eagan Funeral Home, Magazine at Philip, parking 2215 and 2300 Magazine on Wednesday morning, November 23, 1966, at 11:45 o'clock. Requiem Mass at St. Alphonsus Church. Interment in Lakelawn Park Mausoleum. Friends may call after 4 p.m. Tuesday.
The Times Picayune 22 November 1966
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REQUIEM MASS
MAJOR-GENERAL D. M. AHERN
A memorial Mass of requiem for Major-General D. M. Ahern was celebrated by Mgr. J. J. O'Mahoney, assisted by Father Peter Brady and Father F. T. White in the Memorial Chapel, Queen Alexandra Military Hospital, Millbank, yesterday. Among those present were :— Mrs. Ahern (widow), Mr. Michael Ahern (son), Miss Rosemary Ahern (daughter), Major-General and Mrs. T. M. R. Ahern (brother and sister-in-law), . . . 
The Times 23 November 1966
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Patrick J. Ahearn
Patrick J. Ahearn, late of 7715 South Shore drive, beloved husband of the late Ann, nee Radvikus; loving father of Mrs. Patricia Kaloff; grandfather of one; dear son of William J. and Ellen M. Ahearn; fond brother of Mrs. Helen O'Brien, Mrs. Vera Cullen, Kathleen, Robert W., and Donald W. Ahearn. Funeral Monday at 9 a.m., from the Brown Funeral Home, 2939 E. 95th street, to St. Bride's church. Requiem high mass 9:30 a.m. Interment Mount Olivet cemetery. SO 8-0155.
Chicago Tribune 21 January 1967
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Late Mrs. Mary Ahern, Mountnugent
We record with deep regret the death, which occurred at the residence of her sister, "Croheen," Rockhampton Road, Salthill, Co. Galway, of Mrs. Mary Ahern, widow of Mr. Henry Morgan Ahern, Mountnugent. The deceased lady was principal of Gallysallagh girls' national school, Mountnugent, for forty-five years and was organist in Mountnugent Church for many years. During her years as a student at Carysfort Training College, Blackrock, she was a pupil of Eamon de Valera, now President of Ireland. Her late husband was a member of the prominent Ahern family of Ross, Mountnugent. To her brothers, sister and other relatives sincere sympathy is extended in their sad bereavement. There was a large attendance at the funeral which took place from Mountnugent Church to Ballinacree Cemetery. The chief mourners were: Mr. Harry Ahern (son); Mrs. Mary Kelleher, Mrs. Olive Dungan, Mrs. Anthony O'Reilly and Miss Geraldine Ahern (daughters); Mrs. B. Lynch (sister); Messrs. Robert and Thomas Comer (brothers); Mssrs. George W. Ahern and Leo Ahern (brothers-in-law); Mrs. Jane Wall and Mrs. May Leech, Navan (sisters-in-law); Miss Mary Leech (niece); Cmmdt. Stephen Leech, Capt. George D. Leech, Messrs. Seainus [sic] and William Wall (nephews); Mrs. V. Caffrey and Miss Jane Wall (relatives). [see also: Frederick Ahern, Gerrard Ahern, Richard Nugent Aherne]
Meath Chronicle 18 March 1967
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Margaret (Ahern) Hogan
Mrs. Margaret A. Hogan, Ranger rd., widow of Alfred J. Hogan, died last night in her home after a long illness. A native of Ireland, Mrs. Hogan has been a resident of Nashua for more than 40 years. She was a communicant of St. Christopher's church. Survivors include a brother, Jeremiah, of Ireland; five sisters, Mary Ahern of Ireland, Mrs. Elizabeth Burke and Mrs. Joan Sutherland of London, England, Mrs. Nellie O'Mahony of Ireland and Sheila Ahern of Nashua; also several nephews and nieces. The Sullivan Brothers funeral home is in charge of arrangements.
The Telegraph 3 April 1967
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Margaret (Ahern) Hogan
HOGAN—Died in this city, April 2, 1967 Mrs. Margaret A. Hogan. Ranger Road. Funeral will take place from the Sullivan Bros. funeral home, 30 Spring st. Wednesday at 8 o'clock followed by a Solemn Funeral Mass in St. Christophers [sic] church at 9. Relatives and friends are invited to attend. Calling hours this afternoon and evening 2 to 4 and 7 to 10.
The Telegraph 4 April 1967
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Adaleene (Stewart) Ahern
Adaleene Ahern, nee Stewart, July 9, 1967, beloved wife of John J.; dear mother of Mrs. Catherine E. Santer; grandmother of four; sister of Mrs. Ferot Gearon, Pauline Case, Eva Glenn, Dorothy Stewart, George Wilson, and the late Bert and Earl Stewart. Funeral Wednesday, 10 a.m., from O'Hanley Funeral Home, 2035 E. 79th street, 1 block east of Jeffery boulevard, to St. Philip Neri church. Requiem mass 10:30 a.m. Interment Holy Sepulchre. SO 8-1610.
Chicago Tribune 11 July 1967
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Miss Mary K. Ahern
Miss Mary K. Ahern, a former resident of the Acre, died this morning at the Delaney Nursing Home. Born in Lowell, the daughter of the late Daniel and the late Hannah (Hartnett) Ahearn, she was a member of St. Patrick's church. She is survived by a brother, Thomas J. Ahearn of The Lowell Sun Composing Room; and a sister, Miss J. Frances Ahearn. [see also: Margaret Hartnett]
The Lowell Sun 16 January 1967
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Mary M. Ahern
AHERN—Died in this city, February 15, 1967, Mrs. Mary M. Ahern, 46 Russell Avenue. Funeral will take place from the Sullivan Bros. funeral home, 30 Spring st., Saturday at 8 followed by a Requiem Funeral Mass at St. Patrick Church at 9. Relatives and friends are invited to attend. Calling hours today 3 to 4 and 7 to 9.
Nashua Telegraph 17 February 1967
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Edward M. O'Herron, Sr.
CHARLOTTE, N. C., Feb. 21 (AP) — Edward M. O'Herron, Sr., who in 1921 opened a drug store in Charlotte and built it into a chain of 52 Eckerd's drug stores, died Monday. He was 74 years old. Mr. O'Herron retired as chairman of the board of the Charlotte-based company two years ago. The stores take their name from J. M. Eckerd, Mr. O'Herron's father-in-law, who opened a store in Erie, Pa., in 1898. Mr. O'Herron's survivors include his widow, a son, 2 daughters and 11 grandchildren.
New York Times 22 February 1967
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Josephine (Ahern) Buttimer
Josephine Ahern Buttimer, beloved wife of the late James Buttimer; loving mother of the late James Jr.; fond sister of Marguerite and the late Michael J. Ahern. Funeral Tuesday, May 2, 10:30 a.m., from the John E. Maloney Company Funeral Home, 1359 W. Devon avenue, to St. Margaret Mary church. Mass 11 a.m. Interment All Saints cemetery. RO 4-1617. [see also: Cornelius J. Ahern, Margaret E. (Callahan) Ahern]
Chicago Tribune 1 May 1967
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Kenneth D. Ahern
Kenneth D. Ahern, 16, of 3152 W. 27th Street, Zion died May 28, 1967. He was a member of the Zion Revival Center. Survivors include his parents Mr. and Mrs. Earl Ahern, and a brother, John James, and his sisters, Patricia, Robin, Diana, and Maureen, all at home, his grandparents, Mr. and Mrs. Clarence Bock of Zion. Funeral services will be held at 1:30 P.M. Thursday at Marsh Funeral Home with Rev. John Clark officiating. Burial will be in Northshore Garden of Memories. Friends may call after 7 P.M. Wednesday.
Waukegan News-Sun 31 May 1967
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William J. Ahearn
William J. Ahearn, 735 Bunker Hill Ave., an employee of the U. S. Department of Agriculture, Westerly, R.I. for 40 years before his retirement, died Monday at his residence after a brief illness. A native of Woburn, Mass., he was the husband of Mary (McSweeney) Ahearn and had moved to Waterbury from Westerly some three years ago. He was educated in schools in Woburn and was an army veteran of W-W-I. There are no known survivors. The funeral will be held Thursday morning from the Bergin Funeral Home, 290 East Main St., at 9:30 to the Blessed Sacrament Church for a solemn high mass at 10. Burial will be in St. Michael the Archangel Church in Westerly, R. I. There are no calling hours.
Waterbury Republican 22 August 1967
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John F. O'Hearn
O'Hearn. John F. O'Hearn of 14555 Madison Ave., Lakewood, beloved husband of Myrtle (nee Miles), father of Virginia Black, Richard, John Jane Wilcox, Theodore, Dorothy Long, Fern Buneher and Edward Richwein, grandfather and great-grandfather, brother of Vincent Sunday, Sept. 3. Funeral Wednesday, Sept. 6, at The Claus Funeral Home, 11200 Miles Ave. at 11 A. M. Visiting Hours 2-5 And 7-10 P. M.
Cleveland Press 5 September 1967
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James B. "Sid" Ahern
Ahern, James B—In San Rafael, September 8, 1967, James B. (Sid) Ahern, beloved husband of Evelyn M. Ahern, father of James R. Ahern, Mrs. Margaret Sullivan and Mrs. Geraldine Chipchase, stepfather of James Tobin, son of the late Laura A. and James B. Ahern, brother of Mrs. Alfred Kirby, Mrs. Harold Haley and the late Mrs. Arthur Gifford; also survived by eight grandchildren; a native of San Rafael, aged 57 years; a member of St. Mary's Alumni Association; a veteran of World War II.

Friends are invited to attend the funeral Monday, September 11, 1967 at 8:30 a.m. from the HARRY S WILLIAMS MORTUARY, 3rd Street at E, San Rafael, thence to St. Isabella's Church, San Rafael where a Mass of Requiem will be offered for the repose of his soul commencing at 9 a.m. Recitation of the Rosary at 8 p.m. Sunday. Interment, Mt. Olivet Cemetery, San Rafael.

Marin Independent Journal 10 September 1967
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Catherine (Ahern) Corrigan
Ahern, Catherine, (Corrigan) wife of Earl H. Corrigan, mother to Earl, Jr, Lois Levy (Corrigan) and deceased daughter Colette Corrigan. Catherine expired in Whittier, Ca. will be buried at Holy Cross Cemetery, Los Angeles, Ca.
Los Angeles Times 13 September 1967
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James Frank O'Hearn
James Frank O'Hearn, 66, of 404 Fifth Ave., died in Peoples' Hospital Monday evening following an extended illness. Mr. O'Hearn was born in Big Prairie, Oh., Sept. 9, 1901, and had lived in this area most of his life. He was a retired employee of the Mansfield Tire and Rubber Co., a member of St. Mary's Catholic Church and Council of Catholic Men. Surviving are two daughters, Mrs. James Ernsberger and Mrs. Patricia Mulherin, both of Mansfield, two [grand]sons, James L. Mulherin of Mansfield and Richard E. Mulherin of Springfield; one sister, Mrs. Effie Roop of Mansfield; and eight grandchildren. Requiem high mass will be offered in St. Mary's Catholic Church Thursday at 9:30 a.m. by the Rev. Roger Bonifas, pastor. Burial will be in Mansfield Cemetery. Friends may call in the J.H. Finefrock and Sons Funeral Home after 3 p.m. Wednesday. The Rosary will be recited in the funeral home Wednesday at 8:15 p.m.
Mansfield News Journal 26 September 1967
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Marguerite T. (O'Brien) Ahearn
Marguerite T. (O'Brien) Ahearn, 1033 Mass. ave., died Sep. 24. She leaves a son, W. Frank Ahearn of Arcadia, Calif., and a daughter, Mrs. Eleanor M. Jenkins of Arlington. Funeral services were held Wednesday morning at 8 a.m., with a Requiem High Mass in St. James Church at 9 a.m.
Arlington Advocate 28 September 1967
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Edward P. Ahern
AHERN — On Monday, October 16, 1967, at 6:40 o'clock p.m., EDWARD P. AHERN, husband of Marguerite Scifo, son of Louise McCaffrey and the late Edward J. Ahern, age 50 years, a native and a resident of this city. Relatives and friends of the family, also employees of Mason-Rust Company, The National Bank of Commerce in New Orleans and Crescent City Post 125 American Legion are invited to attend the funeral. Services from Leitz-Eagan Funeral Home, Magazine at Philip (parking 2215-2300 Magazine Street), on Wednesday afternoon, October 18, 1967, at 2:30 o'clock. Requiem Mass at St. Alphonsus Church. Interment in Lakelawn Patio.
The Times Picayune 18 October 1967
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Alice Catherine O'Hearn
Miss Alice Catherine O'Hearn of 45 Lime St., Adams, retired school teacher and member of a once prominent Adams family, died Saturday night in W. B. Plunkett Memorial Hospital, Adams, where she had been a patient since Oct. 6 following a long illnes. Born in Adams, a daughter of the late Jeremiah and Margaret (Kennedy) O'Hearn, Miss O'Hearn was a lifelong Adams resident. She was educated in the Adams schools and at Springfield College. For many years she taught in the Adams schools, with service in most of the elementary schools there. She retired many years ago. She was a devoted member of St. Thomas Church, and as long as her health permitted never missed attending Mass. The last of her family, she is survived only by a close companion, Miss May Lahey, who has resided with her at the O'Hearn home for the past 45 years.

Funetal; services will be tomorrow morning at 9 in St. Thomas Church, Adams. Burial will be in the family lot in Maple Street Cemetery, Adams. The body is at the McBride Funeral Home, Adams, where calling hours are from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. today.

North Adams Transcript 6 November 1967
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John J. Ahearn
AHEARN—John J., on Monday, Jan. 8, 1968. Beloved husband of Sarah F. (nee Donohue). Devoted brother of Catherine Fitzpatrick and the late Mary E. Whelan. Funeral from the Conway Funeral Home, Northern Blvd. at 83s st., Jackson Hts. on Friday at 10 A. M. Requiem Mass, St. Joan of Arc Church, 10:30 A. M. Interment Calvary Cemetery.
New York Times 10 January 1968
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Hazel (McKay) Ahern
HOLBROOK — Mrs. Hazel (McKay) Ahern, 56, of 359 South Franklin St., died yesterday at home after a brief illness. She was a lifelong resident of Holbrook. She was an officer [sic] manager for the Brockton Enterprise Times. She is survived by her husband, Thomas F. Ahern; a son, Thomas Ahern and a daughter, Miss Alice Ahern, all of the home address; two brothers, Leroy McKay of Norwell and John McKay of Holbrook; and five sisters, Mrs. Sadie Kenney and Miss Floria McKay both of Holbrook, Mrs. Mary Piottie of Randolph, Mrs. Catherine C. Murphy of Brockton and Mrs. Phelina Burke of South Easton. Funeral services will be conducted Monday at 1 p.m. in Holbrook Methodist Church by the Rev. Dwight Conrad. Burial will be in Union Cemetery. Visiting hours at Cartwright Funeral Home, 69 South Franklin St., are tonight from 7 to 9 and tomorrow from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m.
Quincy Patriot Ledger 13 January 1968
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Lance Corporal Brian Paul Ahern
QUINCY — Marine officials report Lance Cpl. Brian P. Ahern, 20, of 65 Andrews Road, Wollaston, was killed in action in South Vietnam, Jan. 7. He was born in Boston, and was a graduate of St. Ann's Parochial School and North Quincy High School in 1966. He enlisted in the Marines in June of 1966 and served in Cuba for five months before he was sent to Vietnam, seven months ago. He is survived by his parents, Taylor Ahern, assistant building inspector for the City of Quincy, and Mrs. Ursula (Eagan) Ahern; three brothers, Mark X. Ahern, Taylor Ahern Jr. and Dana Ahern, all of the home address; his grandmothers, Mrs. Mary Egan of Quincy and Mrs. Sabina Ahern of Boston, and an aunt, Mrs. Caroline DeLappe of Quincy. Funeral arrangements will be completed by the Keohane Funeral Home, 785 Hancock St., Wollaston.
Quincy Patriot Ledger 19 January 1968
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Fred J. Ahearn
The death of Fred J. Ahearn, 87, of 230 Hancock Street occurred on February 11, 1968 at Rumford Community Hospital where he had been a patient for 10 days. A resident of the community for 65 years, Mr. Ahearn had made his home with his daughter, Mrs. Edwin Gallant of 230 Hancock Street, for the past 27 years. Mr. Ahearn was born on January 26, 1881 in Chatham, N.B. Canada, the son of William and Margaret McManus Ahearn. He married the former Lillian Murdock.
Rumford Falls Times February 1968
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Bridie M. (Hartigan) O'Hern
Bridle M. O'Hern, nee Hartigan, beloved wife of George; fond mother of Thomas, Timothy, George J., and Donna; sister of John, Sister Albeus, Sister Ambrosia, Thomas, Patrick, Mary Anne Sheedy, Katie McDermott, and Timothy Hartigan of Roscrea, native of County Tipperary, Ireland, and the late Rev. Edward Hartigan. Resting at Lewis Funeral Home, 7600 W. Grand avenue, at the circle. Funeral Thursday, Feb. 15, 9 a.m., to St Celestine church. Mass 9:30 a.m. GL 3-1234.
Chicago Tribune 14 February 1968
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William J. Ahearn
William J. Ahearn, late of 7929 S. Coles avenue, beloved husband of Ellen M., nee Gallagher; fond father of Robert [Anna], Helen O'Brien, Vera Cullen, Kathleen, Donald, the late Patrick J., and Cyril; grandfather of two; great-grandfather of one. Fifty-year member of the Brotherhood of Railroad Trainmen, lodge No. 4. Funeral Wednesday, 10 a.m., from the Brown Funeral Home, 2939 E. 95th street, to St. Bride's church. Requiem high mass 10:30 a.m. Interment Mount Olivet. SO 8-0155.
Chicago Tribune 4 March 1968
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Martin T. Ahearn
Martin T. Ahearn, 39 Webster st., husband of Bridget A. (Bansfield) died May 28. He was the father of Catherine O'Connor, John M., Martin R. Ahearn and Mary Keating. He is also survived by 15 grandchildren. The fuuneral was held from the D. W. Grannan and Son Funeral Home, 378 Mass. ave,. May 31, at 8 a.m. with a Solemn High Mass of Requiem at 9 a.m. in St. Agnes church. [see also: Mary M. (McFadden) Ahearn]
Arlington Advocate 6 June 1968
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Hanora Ahern
AHERN (Cobh) — On June 3, 1968, at her residence 8 Bishop St. Cobh, Hanora Ahern, wife of the late Maurice Ahern. Deeply regretted by her loving family, relatives and friends. R.I.P. Requiem Mass at 10 o'clock at St. Colman's Cathedral, Cobh, today (Tuesday). Funeral immediately afterwards to Old Church cemetery.
The Cork Examiner 4 June 1968
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Mrs. Francis O'Hearn
Barbara Colwell O'Hearn, formerly a nurse at Symmes and Phillips House, Boston, died suddenly, June 3, at her home in East Longmeadow, Mass. She is survived by her husband, whose parents reside at 183 Jason st., her mother who lives in Coventry, R. I., and three sons, Sp/5 James at Ft. Benjamin Harrison, Marine Cpl. Stephen at Cherry Hill and Brian at Northeastern and two daughters, Lynn and Ann. Funeral services were held at St. Michaels' church, East Longmeadow, June 6.
Arlington Advocate 20 June 1968
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Thomas J. Ahearn, Jr.
RYE, N.Y., June 24—Thomas J. Ahearn, Jr., a retired banker, lawyer and financial consultant, who managed the New York Loan Agency of the Reconstruction Finance Corporation in the nineteen-forties, died today of a heart attack in his home in Blind Brook Lodge. His age was 78. Mr. Ahearn joined his friend Jesse H. Jones, former Secretary of Commerce and director of the Reconstruction Finance Corporation, in the agency, in the nineteen-thirties. Earlier in his career he had served several companies as a banker and financial consultant. He resigned from the R.F.C. in 1945 to become vice president of the William F. Nichols Company, financial and industrial management counsel.

He was graduated from Columbia College in 1912 and the Columbia Law School in 1914. Surviving are his widow, the former Suzanne Sherman Russell; a son, Thomas Russell Ahearn; three daughters, Mrs. William B. Jackson, Mrs. Gay Talese and Carol H. Ahearn, and eight grandchildren. [see also: Thomas J. Ahearn]
New York Times 25 June 1968
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Beatrice T. (Ahern) McCarthy
Beatrice T. Ahern McCarthy, beloved wife of the late Thomas McCarthy, C. P. D.; devoted mother of Mary B. McCarthy; dear sister of Margaret Scannell, the late Nora Sullivan, Mary Liston, Catherine Lyons, Nellie Linehan, Elizabeth Curtin, Dennis Ahern, C. P. D., Daniel Ahern, Lt. C. P. D. and Lott Ahern. Visitation after 6 p.m., Tuesday. Funeral Thursday, 10:15 a.m., from the Sheehy Funeral Home, 8243 S. Ashland avenue, to Little Flower church. Mass 11 a.m. Interment Mount Olivet cemetery. Member of Little Flower Sanctuary society and Chicago Police Department Crossing Guards. ST 3-7700.
Chicago Tribune 25 June 1968
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Margaret (Hastings) O'Hern
Margaret Hastings O'Hern, beloved wife of Thomas; dear mother of Thomas and Mary; daughter of the late James and Mary, nee Sherping; sister of James, John, Catherine McCubbin of Beverly Hills, Cal. Funeral Friday, July 5, 1968, at 9:30 a.m., from Ahern Funeral Home, 1110 Madison, Oak Park, to St. Edmund church for requiem mass at 10 a.m. Interment All Saints cemetery. Visitation after 2 p.m. Thursday. EU 3-5700 or KE 3-2394.
Chicago Tribune 3 July 1968
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Ellen M. Ahearn
Ellen M. Ahearn, daughter of the late Walter and Anastasia White Ahearn; cousin of Cecile White. Funeral Friday, 9:30 a.m., from Kerrigan Funeral Home, 5516 S. Ashland avenue, to St. Peter church, 110 W. Madison street. Mass 10:30 a.m. Interment St. Mary. Visitation after 3 p.m. Thursday. PR 6-0031.
Chicago Tribune 4 July 1968
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Oda Sylvania (Freehafer) O'Hearn
O'Hearn, Oda S. (Freehafer)—Mrs. Oda S. O'Hearn, 78, of 1750 Troy Rd., died in the Horns Nursing Home in Wooster Tuesday morning. A native of Richland County, she was a member of the Clear Fork Presbyterian Church near Butler. Surviving are two sons, Kenneth of Beria [sic] and Richard of Wooster; and five grandchildren. Services will be held at 2 p.m. Thursday at the Clear Fork Presbyterian Church where she will lie in state an hour prior to services. The Rev. George Sheets will officiate. Burial will be in the Bunker Hill Cemetery. Friends may call from 7 to 9 this evening at the Heyl and Robbins Funeral Home. [see also: Clayton William O'Hearn]
News Journal 24 July 1968
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Joseph P. Ahern
Ahern. Joseph P. Ahern, beloved husband of Margaret, father of Mrs. Carj D'Ambrosio (Elaine), Maureen Frontiere, of Las Vegas, Nevada, grandfather of Mark, Christopher and Victoria, brother of John, Thomas and Maurice Ahern, Mary Shoute, Helen Montgomery, Anna Reap, Lucy Price, Peg McAuvic, and Elizabeth Malone. Funeral services Wednesday, Sept. 11, at Christ the King Church, Noble Rd., at 9:30 a.m. Friends may call at The Albert E. Ziehm Funeral Home, 18013 Euclid Ave., Tuesday 2-5 And 7-9 P.M.
Cleveland Plain Dealer 10 September 1968
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Inez (Rowan) Ahern
Friends of Mrs. Inez Rowan Ahern of Athens, Ga., an Altoona native, will be received in the Jones Funeral Home after 9 a.m. tomorrow.
Altoona Mirror 23 October 1968
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Coleman John Ahern
Coleman J. Ahern, 71, of 4213 E. Carey Ave. died in a local hospital Tuesday. He was a pipefitter and an Army veteran. Graveside services will be in Woodlawn Cemetery at 10 a.m. tomorrow. Friends may call at Bunker Brothers Funeral Chapel all day today. Survivors are his wife, Amelia, and daughter, Betty Delatorra of Ventura, Calif.: a brother, James of Las Vegas, and a sister, Mrs. John Towey of Staten Island, N.Y.
Las Vegas Sun Times 31 October 1968
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John J. Ahern
AHERN — In Milton, Dec. 26, John J. of 81 Church st.; husband of Bertha G. (Cross); brother of Timothy F. of Dorchester, Cornelius F. of Mattapan and Mrs. Anna C. Drew of Dorchester; late member of Milton Amer. Legion No. 114. Funeral from the Johnston Funeral Home, 460 Granite av., Milton, Saturday, Dec. 28 at 10:15 a.m. to be followed by a Solemn High Mass of Requiem at St. Agatha's Church, Adams st. (at Brook rd.) Milton at 11 a.m. Relatives and friends are invited. Visiting hours Thursday 7-10, Friday 2-4 and 7-10 p.m.
The Boston Globe 27 December 1968
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Francis X. Ahern
DEDHAM — Francis X. Ahern, 42, of 108 Intervale rd., a Boston Globe pressman for more than two decades and assistant day foreman for nearly the past two years, died yesterday in Norwood Hospital after a lengthy illness. Mr. Ahern, who came to the Globe following service with the Navy in the Pacific Theater in World War II, was born in Boston's Charlestown and attended schools there. The nearly 20-year resident here was a member of Boston Local 3 of the Web Pressman's Union.

He was a son of Boston Police Capt. John D. Ahern Sr., who died a few years ago. Mr. Ahern leaves his wife, Patricia (Greer); four children, Suzanne, 17, Francis Jr., 16, Maryellen, 14 and Carolyn, 9; his mother Mary Agnes (Dacey) Ahern of Boston's West Roxbury, and three brothers, John D. of Salem, an engineer with the New England Telephone & Telegraph Co., Richard P. of Braintree, and Thomas J. Ahern of Norwell. A solemn requiem Mass will be sung Tuesday at 10 a.m. in St. Mary's Church here.
The Boston Globe 29 December 1968
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Mary Ellen (Donlan) Frawley
Mary Ellen Frawley, nee Donlan, beloved wife of Patrick Joseph; dear mother of the Rev. John P. Frawley, Mary [Ernest] Cowie, Regina [Arthur] Dalton, Mauretta-Margaret [Murrel] Anthony; fond sister of Daniel, Michael, Bessie Green, Catherine Ahearn, the late Andrew, James, Thomas, Anthony, Martin, Patrick, Delia Madden, Jennie, Nora, and Anne Madden; grandmother of 12. At Williams Funeral Home, 12 Lake street, Oak Park. Funeral Monday, 10:30 a.m., to St. Frances of Rome church. Mass 11 a.m. Interment Queen of Heaven. Member of St. Frances of Rome Women's Guild. Native of County Clare, Ireland. Please omit flowers. 848-8788.
Chicago Tribune 26 January 1969
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Jeremiah "Jerry" O'Hearn
A Requiem Mass was offered at St. Charles Church, Dover Plains, on Monday morning for Jerry O'Hearn, 68, a retired employee of the Wassaic State School who passed away suddenly on Saturday morning at Sharon Hospital. The popular and extremely jovial Jerry O'Hearn's tenure of service with the Department of Mental Hygiene began at the Harlem Valley State Hospital, Wingdale, in 1923. When the Wassaic State School opened he transferred there in 1930 and retired in 1960 after 37 years of service. Therefore, we can safely say he was probably the oldest employee at that institution where he supervised the huge garden until the closing of the farm. Thereafter, he was an employee in the garage. We like to remember the tall, well-built Jerry in company with another old employee, the late Joe Ryan, as the two who began the task of getting the farm ready for action. When the two Wingdale importees bent to their task, there were but 24 buildings dotting the spacious Smith-Benson farm. The present hospital and up-to-date office buildings were still in the architects blue-prints.

A resident of the Dover Plains area since boyhood, the deceased was a friend to all who knew him. While this writer was an employee at the store house, we always looked forward to Jerry's visit, a time when a joke or two broke the monotony of an otherwise drab day. He could always be counted on to "needle" any co-worker near at hand, but always in a friendly and human[e] manner. For these and other attributes, Jerry O'Hearn's passing will be mourned by hundreds. He was a member of the Civil Service Employees Association and a communicant of St. Charles Church, Dover Plains.

He was born on June 11th, 1900, the son of the late James and Marie (Hoffman) O'Hearn. He is survived by a daughter Mrs. Margaret Ferris, Danbury, CT; two sons, James, Danbury and Jerry, Jr. of Dover Plains. Another son, William died some years ago. He is also survived by 12 grandchildren and one brother, Leonard Carey, of Bridgewater, Conn. Internment was in St. Charles Cemetery, Dover Plains. Funeral arrangements were in charge of the Hufcut Funeral Home.

Harlem Valley Times February 1969
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William T. Ahearn
William T. Ahearn, beloved husband of Elizabeth, nee Montgomery; dear father of Mary Beth; fond son of Emma and the late Dennis; brother of James, Marie McEnroe, Florence Harte, and Dolores O'Boski. Funeral Friday, 9 a.m., from Wm. C. Smith and Sons, Inc., 2500 N. Cicero avenue, to St. Genevieve church. Interment St. Joseph. Member of Pipefitters' Assoc., Local 597. 237-8070.
Chicago Tribune 12 February 1969
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William "Pat" Ahearn
Lt. William (Pat) Ahearn, USN (ret), of 368 Mail Coach Road, Portsmouth, assistant fire chief at the Naval Base, died today at the Naval Hospital. He was 66. Mr. Ahearn worked for the government for 20 years and prior to that he was in the navy for 30 years. He was a member of the All-Navy football team from 1926 to 1929 and was a member of the team that won the President's Cup in 1927. He was also lightweight boxing champion of the Atlantic Fleet. In World War II, Mr. Ahearn spent five years in the Pacific as a beachmaster in the amphibious force. He took part in the invasions of Guadacanal [sic], Tarawa, Saipan and Tinian. He was a member of the Knights of Columbus, Newport Council, the Fleet Reserve Association, Branch 19, the Battleship Association of America, and the Holy Name Society of St. Barnabas Church in Portsmouth.

He was born in Somerville, Mass., May 25, 1902, the son of Michael D. and Rebecca Orr Ahearn. He leaves his wife, Mrs. Helena Sullivan Ahearn, five sons, Chief Warrant Officer William H. Ahearn Jr., stationed at Port Hueneme, Calif., Michael J. Ahearn of West Springfield, Mass., Daniel J. Ahearn of Dubuque, Iowa, Timothy L. Ahearn of Warren, Airman Brian P. Ahearn, USAF stationed in Izmir, Turkey, a daughter Miss Kathleen Sheila Ahearn of Portsmouth, nine grandchildren, a sister, Mrs. William Lott of Cambridge, Mass. and two nieces.

The funeral will be held Monday from the memorial Funeral Home to St. Barnabas Church for a solemn high mass at 10 a.m. Burial will be in St. Columba's Cemetery where military honors will be rendered.

Newport Mercury and Weekly News 7 March 1969
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Anthony Thomas Ahearne
AHEARNE—March 15, 1969, at Monkstown Hospital, Dun Laoghaire, Anthony Ahearne, 7 Beechwood grove, Dun Laoghaire and late Triests road, Tramore, Co. Waterford. Deeply regretted by his loving sisters, relatives and friends. R.I.P. Remains will be removed to-morrow (Tuesday) at 10 o'c. to Ballygunner Church. Burial on arrival (approx. 1.30 o'c.).
Irish Times 17 March 1969
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Robert Paul Ahern
Mr. and Mrs. Stephen Ahern of 791A North Main St., were informed yesterday afternoon of the death of their son, Robert P. Ahern, 27, killed in action in Vietnam on March 30. U. S. Army officials gave no details when personally informing the Aherns, except to say Spec./5 Ahern was killed in an attack at a base camp at Phu Loi, about 25 miles northwest of Saigon. Robert had been serving in Vietnam for the past two months with the 37th Scout Dog Infantry Division attached to the 82nd Airborne Division. At the time he had been serving as a battalion clerk.

Robert was born in Laconia and graduated from Laconia High School with the Class of 1960. He graduated with a bachelor's degree from Bates College in 1964, and from Columbia Law School in 1967. In the summer of 1967 he served in the Washington office of Sen. Thomas McIntyre as an intern aide and the previous summer worked as a law clerk in the office of Nighswander, Lord, Bownes and Martin. Robert passed the N. H. Bar Exams in 1968 while in service, having entered the Army in September of 1967. He had been stationed at Ft. Benning, Ga. prior to being sent overseas. While at Laconia High School he played football as quarterback and defensive end, was a member of the ski team and a pole vaulter with the track team. He was a letterman with the tennis team at Bates College. Besides his father and mother, Mrs. Hilda (Glennon) Ahern, he leaves his grandmothers, Mrs. Mary Ahern of Unity and Mrs. Cecilia Glennon of Manchester, aunts uncles and cousins. His father is the restaurant manager for Weeks Dairy.

Laconia Evening Citizen 2 April 1969
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Robert Paul Ahern
Services for Sp/5 Robert Paul Ahern, killed in action Sunday, March 30, 26 miles northwest of Saigon while with a scout dog group attached to the 82nd Airborne Division, will be held from the Wilkinson-Beane Funeral Home Friday morning with a high Mass of requiem at St. Joseph Church at nine o'clock. Burial will follow in the family lot in St. Lambert Cemetery. His body is being flown into Portland Airport tonight. Friends may call at the Whipple Ave. entrance of the funeral home Wednesday and Thursday afternoons from two to four, and evenings from seven to nine.
Laconia Evening Citizen 8 April 1969
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Elizabeth (Ahern) Wallace
WALLACE.—On the 7th April, Elizabeth Wallace, of 68 Barrett St., Albert Park, dearly beloved wife of the late Arthur Knight Wallace, and devoted mother of Jean (Mrs. Quinn) and Edmond (dec.) and loved grandmother of Denis and Michael. [see also: James Rodger Ahern, Eugene Kevin Ahern]
Requiescat in pace.
WALLACE.—Requiem Mass for the repose of the soul of Mrs. ELIZABETH WALLACE will be offered at the Church of Our Lady of Mount Carmel, Richardson Street, Middle Park THIS DAY (WEDNESDAY), at 2.30 p.m. The Funeral will leave the church at the conclusion of the Mass for the Brighton Cemetery.
R. McKENZIE, 69 3107
The Age 9 April 1969
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Frank D. O'Hern
Frank D. O'Hern, beloved husband of Annette Shaw O'Hern; fond father of Daniel F. and Thomas R. O'Hern; dear brother of Joseph E.; cousin of Loretta Widua. Funeral Monday, 9:30 a.m., from Curley Funeral Home, 3510-20 79th street, T. P. Kerrigan Sons Directors, to St. Ethelreda church, Mass 10 a.m. Interment St. Mary's. Member of St. Ethelreda H. N. S. Liturgical wake service 8 p.m. Sunday, PR 6-0031.
Chicago Tribune 27 April 1969
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Edward Joseph Ahearn
Edward J. Ahearn, 77, of 132 Chapel St., died yesterday at Portsmouth Hospital after a long illness. Born in Portsmouth March 12, 1892, he was the son of Michael and Catherine (Dunn) Ahearn. He was a lifelong resident of the city. He was a member of the Church of the Immaculate Conception, the Holy Name Society, Retreat Guild and Ancient Order of Hibernians. He retired in 1957 after 40 years service with the Allied N.H. Gas Co.

Survivors include his widow, Mrs. Nora B. (Bluett) Ahearn; two sons, James M. of South Portland and Thomas P. of Portsmouth; a daughter, Miss Catherine C, Ahearn of Portsmouth; two sisters, Mrs. Francis Walker and Miss Margaret Ahearn, both of Portsmouth; five grandchildren and several nieces and nephews.


AHEARN—Edward J. Ahearn, 77, of 132 Chapel St., died April 29. Funeral from the Farrell Funeral Home, 684 State St., Fri. morning. High Mass of requiem at the Church of the Immaculate Conception at 9 a.m. Friends invited. Visiting hours Wed. & Thurs., 2-5, 7-10. Arrangements by Farrell Funeral Home.
Portsmouth Herald 30 April 1969
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Daniel F. O'Hern
Daniel F. O'Hern, beloved son of Annette Shaw O'Hern and the late Frank D.; fond brother of Thomas R. O'Hern. Funeral Wednesday, 9:15 a.m., from Curley Funeral Home, T. P. Kerrigan Sons Directors, 3510-20 W. 79th street, to St. Ethelreda church. Mass 10 a.m. Interment St. Mary's. Visitation after 4 p.m. Monday. PR 6-0031.
Chicago Tribune 5 May 1969
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Evelyn (Janda) Ahearn
Evelyn Ahearn, nee Janda, loving wife of Orville; dear mother of Frank; dear sister of Lillian Soukup, Edward, and Joan Kolodziej; grandmother of seven. Funeral Thursday, May 8, at 10 a.m. at Ahern Funeral Home, 1110 Madison street, Oak Park. Interment Glen Oak. EU 3-5700 or KE 3-2394.
Chicago Tribune 6 May 1969
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Martin B. Ahern
Martin B. Ahern, beloved husband of Caroline (nee Mosinl), father of Jack, Eileen, Ko?, ? Thomas, and grandfather of ? Funeral Friday, May 9, at 10 a.m. at St. Bridget Church. Burial St. Mary Cemetery. Friends may call at The Zabor Funeral Home, 5680 Pearl Rd. Thursday 2-4 And 7-9 P. M.
Cleveland Press 8 May 1969
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Patrick Ahern
On May 13,1969 at the Central Park Lodge, Mr. Patrick Ahern, aged 92 years, formerly of 739 Simcoe St., Winnipeg. Prayers will be said Friday, at 7:30 p.m. in the Barker's Funeral Chapel, 124 Donald Street. Funeral Mass will be said Saturday May 17, 1969 at 10:00 a.m. in the St. Edward's Roman Catholic Church, interment in the family plot Chapel Lawn Memorial Garden, Garden of the Nativity. Mr. Ahern was predeceased by his wife Elizabeth October 13,1967. He is survived by four sons: William of Detroit, Michigan. U.S.A., Thomas of Winnipeg, John of Toronto, Ontario, Edward of Vancouver, B.C.; four daughters: Mrs. A. R. Trowell (Helen) of Winnipeg, Mrs. A. Thomson (Mary) of London, Ontario, Mrs. J. R. Shea (Kathleen) of Winnipeg, Mrs. J. Lewchuk (Edith) of Winnipeg; 11 grandchildren; 16 great-grandchildren; Mr. Ahern was employed with Winnipeg Electric for 42 years, retiring in 1950 and he was a member of the Sons of Ireland.
Winnipeg Free Press 15 May 1969
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Matthew M. Ahern
AHERN, MATTHEW M.—In this city, July 15, 1969, Matthew M. Ahern, husband of Linda DeNicola Ahern of 162 Meadowbrook Court, West Haven; father of Lisa Ahern; son of Mr. and Mrs. Stephen Ahern; brother of Stephen William and Anthony Ahern, Mrs. Margaret Clark and Mrs. Leslie Nyman. Graveside service at Beaverdale Memorial Park, Saturday morning at 11:30. Calentano Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.
New Haven Journal-Courier 19 July 1969
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WALTER O'HEARN, NEWSMAN, IS DEAD
Columnist, Executive Editor of Montreal Star, Was 59
MONTREAL, Aug. 9 (1969)—Walter D. O'Hearn, executive editor of The Montreal Star, died last night at the age of 59. He had suffered a heart attack earlier in the week. One of Canada's most distinguished journalists, Mr. O'Hearn was known for his versatility, which allowed him to write book reviews for The New York Times, do analytical reporting from the United Nations and produce whimsical pieces about two imaginary Irish women—Mrs. Harrigan and Mrs. Mulchay—discussing the vital issues of the day.

Mr. O'Hearn, who was born in Halifax, Nova Scotia, begat his career in 1929 as a reporter for The Halifax Herald. He came to Montreal in 1932 and joined the now-defunct Montreal Herald as an assistant editor. He became managing editor two years later and held this post until 1940. He brought his talent for treating serious subjects with a light touch to The Standard in 1940, writing a column on a wide variety of topics.

Mr. O'Hearn served in the Canadian Navy during World War II, and a year after his discharge in 1945 was sent to New York as resident correspondent of The Star. He was a founding member and first president of the United Nations Correspondents Association. While at the United Nations, Mr. O'Hearn wrote two books—published by the Canadian Institute for international Affairs in cooperation with the Carnegie Foundation—"United Nations' Struggle for Peace" and "Canada Stands Up."

On returning to Montreal in 1953, he became literary and drama editor of The Star and in 1958 was made managing editor. In 1964 he was made executive editor and last year he became a director of the company. Selections of Mr. O'Hearn's weekly column in The Star's entertainment section were published in a book under two names—"Lady Chatterley, Latterly" and "The Member From Pasquobit." Mr. O'Hearn was in wide demand as a speaker, particularly because of his insight and understanding of what he considered one of the most important stories in North America—The rise of French nationalism in Quebec. He had a deep feeling for the cause of French cultural identity in Canada. He served four terms as director of The Canadian Press, was an officer of the Corporation des Quotidiens du Quebec Quebec Dailies, Inc., and a member of The Montreal Arts council.

His first wife, the former Mary McGrath, is dead, They had a son, Walter Jr., a lawyer in New York, and three daughters, Eileen, Mrs. Curt Rudolf Miller and Mrs. Theodorus Taniniau, who survive. His second wife, the former Dorothy Fletcher, and their two sons, Michael and Peter, also survive.

New York Times 10 August 1969
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Walter Donald O'Hearn, Sr.
Mr. Walter D. O'Hearn, executive editor of The Montreal Star and one of Canada's most distinguished newspapermen, died on Friday night. He was 59. O'Hearn was a founding member and first president of United Nations Correspondents Association. [see also: Mary Jule (McGrath) O'Hearn]
The Times 12 August 1969
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Mrs. DeNecin (O'Neil) Ahearn
Mrs. DeNecin (O'Neil) Ahearn, 285 Massachusetts ave., died on Friday. She was the wife of the late Charles F. Ahearn and mother of Mrs. Bamford M. Sawler. The funeral was held Monday morning from the Daniel F. O'Brien Funeral Home with Requiem High Mass celebrated at St. Agnes' Church.
Arlington Advocate 11 September 1969
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John Leo Ahearn
John L. Ahearn, 79, of 243 Claflin st., husband of the late Anna F. (Moran) Ahearn, died Saturday, Sep. 20, at the Chetwynde Nursing Home, in Newton. He was a retired employee of the Wellington-Buck Fuel Co., Somerville. He is survived by a daughter, Miss Mary Lou Ahearn of Belmont; two sons, John L., Jr. of Oxonhill, Md. and Paul J. Ahearn of Belmont; a sister Miss Catherine Ahearn, and a brother Maurice Ahearn, both of Somerville, and seven grandchildren. Funeral services were held Sep. 23 from the Short, Williamson and Diamond Funeral Home, followed by a Funeral Mass in St. Joseph's Church. Burial was in Belmont Cemetery. [see also: Maurice F. Ahearn, Jr.]
The Belmont Herald 2 October 1969
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Mary Lucina (Hunt) O'Hearn
O'Hearn. Mary Lucina O'Hearn (nee Hunt), beloved wife of the late Joseph, mother of Frances Delahanty, Edward and the late Margaret, sister of Mrs. Patricia Sinclair of New York, N.Y., Mrs. Catherine Walter of Los Angeles, Calif., Mrs. Margaret Feran and the late Mrs. Ann Herring. Services Wednesday, St. Francis Church, E. 72d and Superior at 10 a.m. Family will receive friends at The Flynn-Mylott Funeral Home, 13104 Euclid Ave., East Cleveland, Monday 7-9 P.M. And Tuesday 2-4 And 7-9 P.M.
Cleveland Press 21 October 1969
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James William Ahern
AHERN — James William Ahern, on Sunday, October 26, 1969, at 8:30 o'clock a.m., father of Frank Ahern, James Ahern, Edward Ahern, William Ahern, Mrs. Fred J. Pepperman Jr., son of the late Joseph Ahern and Selma Leaber, also survived by 16 grandchildren and other relatives. Friend of Mrs. Anna Johnson, age 63 years, a native and a resident of this city.

Relatives and friends of the family, also employees of Canteen Vending Machine Co. are invited to attend the funeral. Services from Leitz-Eagan Funeral Home, Magazine at Philip, parking 2215 and 2300 Magazine, on Tuesday morning, October 28, 1969, at 11 o'clock, followed by Requiem Mass at St. Alphonsus Church. Interment in St. Joseph No. 1 Cemetery. [see also: Bertha and Delia Ahern, Ethel Ahern Abadie]
The Times Picayune 28 October 1969
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