Joseph Edward Clausse, 1855-1934

From The Ogden Standard-Examiner, Sunday morning, April 15, 1934:

Joseph Edward Clausse

Joseph Edward Clausse

Clausse Services To Be Conducted Tuesday Morning

Funeral services for Joseph Edward Clausse will be held Tuesday morning at ten o’clock in St. Joseph’s Catholic church with the Rev. P. F. Kennedy celebrating the mass.

Recitation of the rosary will be held at the family home, 3232 Washington avenue, Monday evening at eight o’clock.

Friends my call at the home this afternoon and evening, all day Monday, and Tuesday until nine a. m. Interment will be made in Ogden city cemetery under direction of Larkin & Sons’.

Mr. Clausse is survived by the following sons and daughters: Joseph J. Clausse, Lee L. Clausse, Mrs. William Doyle, Mrs. J. Alva West, all of Ogden; also a sister, Mrs. Barbara Stern, with whom he had made his home since his wife died in 1923; another sister, marie Esmert, and a brother, Lucian, residing in France; 19 grandchildren and five great-grand-children.

Source: “The Ogden Standard-Examiner”, 15 Apr 1934, p. 5; digital image online at Ancestry.com <www.ancestry.com>

One typo that I noticed from this funeral announcement: Barbara Stern is Joseph’s sister-in-law, not his sister. She never married, and is referred to in her sister’s obituary (Joseph’s wife, Pauline Mary Stern Clausse), as Miss Barbara Stern.

(Joseph Edward [or Edouard] is my great-great-grandfather.)

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