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December, 1980

loose obituary, source unknown 07 December 1980
Gussie Zoe Hughes
Mrs. Gussie Zoe Hughes, 94, of Millburn, Illinois died Sunday, December 7, 1980 at the Terrace Nursing Home in Waukegan.
She was born October 31, 1886 in Millburn and had been a life long resident of Lake County. Mrs. Hughes was the daughter of the late John and Hattie Thain, pioneer residents of the area. On October 3, 1906 she married R. Guy Hughes in Millburn where they operated a farm for may years. He preceded her in death on December 17, 1959.
Survivors include 2 sons, Gordon T. (Florence) Hughes at Millburn and Oliver R. (Doris) Hughes of Antioch, Illinois. 1 daughter, Mrs. Elizabeth (Russell) Stern of Brownsville, Texas; 1 brother, Lyman Thain of Millburn; 11 grandchildren, 25 great-grand- children and 1 great-great-grand child. She was preceded in death by 1 son, G. Monteith Hughes in 1926 and 1 daughter, Mrs. Gertrude Petersen in 1974 and also by 1 sister, Mrs. Hazel White.
Funeral services will be held 2 pm Tuesday, December 9 at the STRANG FUNERAL HOME, 1055 Main Street, Antioch with Reverend L. H. Messersmith of Leisure Village officiating. Interment will be in Millburn Cemetery. Friends may call at the funeral home from noon Tuesday, December 9 until time of services. Friends desiring may make contributions to the Antioch Rescue Squad or the Millburn Cemetery Association in her memory.

from a loose clipping, source unknown 29 December 1980

Born                  At Rest
April 13, 1913        December 29, 1980
Antioch, Illinois     Monroe, Wisconsin

2:00 p.m. --  Wednesday, December 31, 1980
at Strang Funeral Home, Antioch, Illinois

Rev. Theodore A. Bessette
St. Ignatius Episcopal Church, Antioch, Illinois

Mount Rest Cemetery, Newport Twp., Illinois
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