Theresa Beiser obituary
in early to he Mc- Mrs. T. Beiser Mrs. Theresa Beiser, 84, widow of William Beiser, who had made her home for the past 15 years at the Loretta Home. 417 Prospect St., died at 4:15 a. m. today in St. Anthony's Hospital. She had been in ill health for two years and a patient at the hospital since Nov. 1. Mrs. Beiser, who was born Sept. 13, 1872, at Olathe, Kan., came to Alton as a bride and had spent all of her married life here. She was married Dec. 28, 1892, to William Beiser, at Olathe. Her husband, a former glassblower, preceded her in death March 10, 1941. Mrs. Beiser had been a member of Royal Neighbor lodge in Alton'since 1899. Surviving are two sons, Louis, and August Beiser, Alton; one grandchild, and two great grandchildren. She was the last of a family of five children. The body is at Burke Funeral Home where friends may call after 2 p. m. Sunday. Funeral rites Monday at 10 a. m, will be conducted in Ss. P e t e r & Paul's Church. Burial \\iil be in Alton Cemetery. The rosary will be recited at 8 p. m. Sunday.