Paul Joseph Park
Paul Joseph Park "Birth: Oct. 9, 1906, Rock Island County, Illinois, USA Death: Apr. 4, 1967, Rock Island County, Illinois, USA Paul J. Park, 60, of 117 5th St., Green Rock, died early this morning after an extended illness. Mr. Park was born October 9, 1906, in Moline, a son of the late Elliott H. and Lillie Dopler Park, and first married Blanche Yeater on December 21, 1929 at Aledo, Illinois. They had three children, Blanche E., Eleanor P. and Mary D. He later married Mary Reddish here Jan. 15, 1957. He was maintenance man at the McLaughlin Body Co., retiring due to ill health Jan. 27. Surviving are the widow; three daughters, Mrs. B. Edna Waller of Aiken, S.C., Mrs. Pauline Walker of Ashton, Ill., and Mrs. Mary Acker of Taylor Ridge; three stepdaughters, Mrs. Mavis Bailey and Miss Phyllis Reddish of East Moline and Mrs. Delores Gosik of St. Louis, Mo.; 11 grandchildren; five brothers, David of Silvis Heights, Edward of Green Rock and Andrew, Harold and Louis of Moline; and five sisters, Mrs. Bertha Oberlaender of Moline, Mrs Lilly Girt and Mrs. Joanne J. Havill of East Moline, Mrs. Joyce Noren of Silvis Heights and Mrs. Gladys Lawrick of Silvis. Burial:: Bowlesburg Cemetery, Silvis, Rock Island County, Illinois, USA." [Transcribed 19 February 2009, SLJuhl RNBSC, Compiler; email@example.com]
There is not a stone for his wife, Blanche, at the Bowlesburg Cemetery.