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Estella Clausse West, 1890-1967

From The Ogden Standard-Examiner, Tuesday, Dec. 26, 1967:

Estella Clausse West obituary

Estella Clausse West obituary

Estella C. West

Mrs. Estella C. West, 77, of 2098 Harrison, died Monday at St. Benedict’s Hospital.

Mrs. West was born Dec. 1, 1890, in Galveston, Tex., a daughter of Joseph and Pauline Stern Clausse.

She lived in St. Louis, Mo., as a child and came to Ogden in 1897.

On March 26, 1913, she was married to James Alva West in Ogden. Mr. West died March 12, 1946, in Ogden.

She was  a member of BPO Does, Ladies of Woodcraft and St. Joseph’s Catholic Church.

Surviving are the following sons and daughters: John A. West, Joseph E. West, William H. West, Paul B. West, Mrs. Samuel (Pauline) Attison, all of Ogden; Mrs. Ernest (Betty) Yanni, Murray; 16 grandchildren, six great-grandchildren.

Requiem Mass will be celebrated Thursday at 10 a.m. in St. Joseph’s Catholic Church.

Holy Rosary will be recited Wednesday at 8 p.m. in Lindquist and Sons Colonial Chapel where friends may call from 6 to 8 p.m.

Burial will be in the Ogden City Cemetery.

Source: “The Ogden Standard-Examiner”, 26 Dec 1967, p. 5B; digital image online at Ancestry.com <www.ancestry.com>.

(Estella Clausse West is my great-grandfather’s younger sister.)

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Edith Mary Clausse Doyle, 1883-1956

From The Ogden Standard-Examiner, Thursday evening, November 15, 1956, page 13B:

Edith Mary Clausse Doyle obituary

Edith Mary Clausse Doyle obituary

Edith Doyle

Mrs. Edith Mary Clausse Doyle, 73, of 3225 Ogden Ave., widow of William Doyle, died this morning at the home of her son, D. James Doyle, in Farr West.

Mrs. Doyle was a member of St. Joseph’s Catholic Church.

She was born April 22, 1883, in Hannibal, Mo., a daughter of Joseph Edward and Pauline M. Stern Clausse.

On Oct. 12, 1904, she was married to Mr. Doyle in Ogden. He died Feb. 24, 1954.

Surviving are three sons, D. James Doyle, Farr West; Francis A. Doyle, Las Vegas; Conan A. Doyle, Ogden; seven grandchildren, seven great-grandchildren, one brother and sister, Joseph J. Doyle and Mrs. Stella West, both of Ogden.

Requiem mass will be celebrated Tuesday at 10 a.m. at St. Joseph’s Catholic Church. Holy rosary will be recited Monday at 8 p.m. at Lindquist and Sons Colonial Funeral Chapel, 3408 Washington Blvd.

Friends may call at the mortuary Monday from 6 to 8 p.m. and Tuesday prior to services. Interment will be in Ogden City Cemetery.

Source: “The Ogden Standard-Examiner”, 15 Nov 1956, p. 13B; digital image online at Ancestry.com <www.ancestry.com>.

One type that I noticed–the mention of her surviving brother as Joseph J. Doyle should actually be Joseph J. Clausse, my great-grandfather.

Pauline Mary Stern Clausse, 1857-1923

From the Ogden Standard-Examiner, Thursday evening, November 8, 1923:

Pauline Mary Stern Clausse obituary

Pauline Mary Stern Clausse obituary

Mrs. Pauline Clausse Dies

Mrs. Pauline Mary Stern Clausse, wife of Joseph E. Clausse, died Wednesday evening at the residence, 3232 Washington avenue, of general debility. she was born in Millstadt, Ill., November 3, 1857, the daughter of Christian and Mary Jones Stern. She came to Ogden in 1855 and had resided here continuously since that date. Mrs. Clausse was a devout member of St. Joseph’s Catholic church. She is survived by her husband and the following sons and daughters: Mrs. William Doyle, Joseph J. Clausee [sic], Mrs. Alva West, Leon L. Clausse, 15 grandchildren, all of Ogden, and the following sister: Miss Barbara Stern, Ogden; Mary Stern, Mrs. Annie Backer, Mrs. Regina Daken [sic}, all of St. Louis, Mo.

Funeral arrangements are in charge of Larkin & Sons, undertakes, and the time and place will be later announced.

Source: “The Ogden Standard-Examiner”, 8 Nov 1923, p. 12; digital image online at Ancestry.com <www.ancestry.com>.

The funeral announcement followed in the next day’s paper:

Pauline Mary Stern Clausse funeral announcement

Pauline Mary Stern Clausse funeral announcement

Funerals

Funeral services for Mrs. Pauline Mary Clausse will be held Sunday afternoon at 2 o’clock at St. Joseph’s Catholic church. Monsignor P. M. Cushnahan will preside. The body may be viewed Saturday afternoon and evening and Sunday until 1 o’clock at the home 3232 Washington avenue. Interment will be in the City cemetery.

Source: “The Ogden Standard-Examiner”, 9 Nov 1923, p. 10; digital image online at Ancestry.com <www.ancestry.com>.

(Pauline Mary Stern Clausse is my great-great-grandmother.)