Obit: Gonyo, Mose (1879 - 1954)
Surnames: Gonyo, McCullough, Chipman, Veritt, Warns, Broeren
----Source: OWEN ENTERPRISE (Owen, Clark County, Wis.) 07/22/1954
Gonyo, Mose (15 SEP 1879 - 14 JUL 1954)
Mose Gonyo, 75, succumbed to a heart attack suffered on July 14th, 1954, passing away at Victory Memorial Hospital in Stanley.
Funeral services were held Saturday morning, July 17th from the Holy Rosary Catholic church in Owen with Rev. Crubel officiating. Burial was made at Riverside Cemetery. Serving as pallbearers were Frank Broeren, Tony Benzschawel, Louis Gulzynski, John Greschner, Joe Micke and Joe Seufzer.
The deceased was born on Jan. 15, 1879 in Waushara Co. On Sept. 12, 1900 he was united in marriage to Margaret McCullough at Berlin, Wis. For over 25 years the couple made their home in Milwaukee where Mr. Gonyo was employed at the Milwaukee County Hospital for the insane. After his retirement he and his wife came to this community (Owen, Clark Co., Wis.), making their home with their daughter and son-in-law, Mr. and Mrs. Wm. Warns.
During his retirement he lived a life of ease filled with enjoyment and contentment of the rural area. Since moving here he had been an active member of the Holy Name Society of the Holy Rosary Church of Owen.
He is survived by two sisters, Mrs. Clara Chipman and Mrs. Flora Veritt of Red Granite; four brothers, George of Cerritos, Calif., Jim and John of Red Granite; one son, Neil of Milwaukee, and two daughters, Mrs. Wm. Warns, Withee and Mrs. Robert Broeren, Thorp.
His wife preceded him in death, passing away on Dec. 7, 1953.
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