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fill in I If A I H I A I V i i nmiirnw j.j. mum MRS. ANN 8HANESY PAS8E8 PEACEFULLY AWAY AT HOME OF HER SON IN CHICAGO AFTER TELLING MEMBERS OF HER FAMILY TO CALL PRIEST SHE KNEW THE TIME OF HER DEATH WAS AT HAND. AS Mrs. Ann Shanesy, mother of J. J. ShaneSy, C. & N. W. agent in this city, diedlhls morning at 11 o'clock at the home of her son, M. H. Shanesy, in Chicago. Mrs. Shanesy had not been ill, although failing because of old age, but this morning, not feeling quite as well as usual, she told the members of her family to call a priest. This wis done and when the rever end father arrived she informed him that she was about to die and wished to be. annointed. Although the priest tneo- tneo- to assure ner she, was In no danger of death, he performed the last rites and within twenty minutes Mrs. Shanesy had passed peacefully away, old age inflrmitfes causing her death. Mrs. Shanesy was born in Limerick, Ireland, 90 years ago and when still girl came with her parents to New York state. After residing there a short time, the family movd to Wi nona, .Minnesota, where Mrs. Shanesy grew to womanhood. She was married the latter city to John Shanesy, who died there one year ago last December. December. After her husband's death, Mrs. Shanesy came to Belvidere and made her home with her son, J. J. last summer went to Chicago to with the eon at whose home she died. Besides the two named above, she survived by the following sons: T. Shanesy of Winona, Minn.; D. J., Sidney Montana; James S., at Ft. Williams, Ont, and D. L., of Chicago. The remains will be Uken to Wi Minn., for burial and will prob be Interred Tuesday next. Mr. Mrs. J. J. Shanesy will leave for Chicago this evening and will also present at the burial at Winona. ,

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  1. Belvidere Daily Republican,
  2. 04 Mar 1916, Sat,
  3. Page 6

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