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VAN DENBERGH 5
October 4, 1993
by his wife Marian in 1988. Survived by his step son Jack J. Earline
Rowe. Grandfather of Tommy, Jeffery and Janet. Five Great
Grandchildren. Brother of Meryl Hanley of Canandaigua, uncle of Meryl
A. Hanley of Irondequoit, Donna and William Andrews of Canandaigua, R.
Ronald and Patricia Hanley of Henrietta. Brother in law of June Simonds
of Victor. Also his devoted nurse and dear friend, Geneva Dobbs.
Interment at Whitehaven Memorial Park, private.
York, August 17, 1946.
1907. Marian was the
daughter of William F. Donovan
December 27, 1988 Rochester, New York, at 81 years of age.
ROCHESTER DEMOCRAT and CHRONICLE
Wife of Raymond W. VanDenbergh, mother of Jack J. Rowe of Stockbridge, Georgia, sister of June Simonds of Victor, NY, grandmother of Dr. J. W. Rowe of Griffin, Georgia, and T. J. Rowe of Stockbridge, Georgia, and Janet Card of Ormond Beach, Florida, 6 great grandchildren, nieces, nephews, numerous friends. Interment at White Haven.
was born in Grand Rapids, Kent Co., Michigan April 08, 1904.
October 11, 1999 Canandaigua, New York, at 95 years of age.[iii]
Certificate of Death, recorded district 3429, City of Canandaigua, registration
numbers shown are 01011 and 02481. Cause of death given as congestive heart
- Meryl V. Hanley,
age 95, formerly of 40 Wilcox Lane and Granger Street, died Monday, October 11,
1999, at the Thompson Continuing Care Center. She is survived by two daughters, Meryl
A. Hanley of Rochester and Donna William Andrews of Canandaigua, her
son R. Ronald Patricia Hanley of Rochester, 10 grandchildren, 15 great
grandchildren, several nieces and nephews, and her dear friend, Mary Bower
of Honeoye Falls.
She was predeceased by her husband, R. Milton Hanley in 1982. Mrs. Hanley was born in Grand Rapids, Michigan, the daughter of Raymond C. and Louise Whitcomb VanDenbergh. She was a member of St. Mary's Church and the St. Vincent DePaul Society there. Mrs. Hanley was a former volunteer at the Wood Library and the American Red Cross bloodmobile. She was a retired bookkeeper who worked in the Canandaigua area.
family thanks her for her unconditional love. She will always be remembered for
her quickness of mind, generosity of heart and spirit, high standards, work
ethic, and determination. Meryl will remain in their hearts
Hanley, Meryl V. CANANDAIGUA
dear mother, grandmother, and great grandmother, on October 11, 1999, at the age
of 95. Survived by 2 daughters, Meryl A. Hanley of Rochester, Donna
William Andrews of Canandaigua, her son, R. Ronald Patricia Hanley of
Rochester, 10 grandchildren, 15 great grandchildren, several nieces and nephews,
her dear friend, Mary Bowyer of Honeoye Falls.
She was predeceased by her husband, R. Milton Hanley in
1982. Meryl's family thanks her
for her unconditional love. She will always be remembered for her quickness of
mind, generosity of heart and spirit, high standards, work ethic, and
determination. Meryl will remain in their hearts forever.
New York, September 02, 1927. Residing
at 469 Meigs Street, Rochester, New York. Milton was employed as a
linotype operator in the Daily Messenger composing room.
ONTARIO COUNTY TIMES, Wednesday September 7, 1927 Page
marriage of Miss Meryl VanDenbergh, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. R. C.
VanDenbergh, formerly of this city, and Robert Milton Hanley, son of Mr.
and Mrs. W. E. Hanley of this city, took place in Rochester, Friday,
and Mrs. Hanley are residing at 469 Meigs Street Rochester. He is employed
as a linotype operator in the Daily Messenger Composing room. Marriage took
place at St. Peter and Paul Catholic Church, West Main St. Rochester, NY.
renewed their vows, September 2, 1965, and celebrated their 50th anniversary at
St. Mary's Church in Canandaigua, NY, September 2, 1977. Mother wore the same 50
year old dried corsage at the 50th anniversary from their wedding in 1927.
DEMOCRAT and CHRONICLE Wed.
September 7, 1927
M. Hanley, Canandaigua, and Meryl VanDenbergh, No. 193 1 2 Bronson
Canandaigua, New York April 13, 1904. Birth
record at Canandaigua City clerk office, 3022.
ONTARIO COUNTY TIMES April
At Canandaigua, April 13, 1904 to Mr. and Mrs. William E. Hanley,
Pleasant Street, a son.
April 20, 1904 PAGE 8
At Canandaigua, April 13, 1904 to Mr. and Mrs. William E. Hanley,
Pleasant Street, a son.
CHRONICLE April 20, 1904
- HANLEY In
Canandaigua, April 13, to Mr. and Mrs. William Hanley, of Pleasant
Street, a son. Robert was the son of William E. Hanley
October 27, 1982 Canandaigua, New York, at 78 years of age.[iv]
Several newspaper obituaries available.
ROCHESTER DEMOCRAT and CHRONICLE October
- Robert Milton
Hanley, 78, of 40 Wilcox Lane, died yesterday at Thompson Hospital. A member of St. Mary's Church, he was a retired linotype
operator for the Rochester Democrat and Chronicle and Times Union.
is survived by his wife, the former Meryl VanDenbergh, two daughters, Meryl
Adele Hanley of Irondequoit, and Mrs. William A., Donna, Andrews of
Canandaigua, a son, Robert of Henrietta, a brother, Albert Sr. of
Canandaigua, 13 grandchildren, four gr grandchildren, nephews. There are no
calling hours. A funeral service will be conducted at 10 AM Saturday at St.
At 24 years of age Robert
father of Meryl Adele Hanley
New York, July 10, 1928.
at Memorial Hospital July 10, 1928 to
Mr. And Mrs. R. Milton Hanley Atwater Place, a daughter.
JULY 11, 1928 NEWSPAPER
At Memorial hospital, July 10,
1928, to Mr. And Mrs. R.
Milton Hanley, Atwater
place, a daughter.
At 29 years of age Robert
father of Donna Lou Hanley
New York, December 04, 1933.
8 1933 NEWSPAPER PAGE
- At Memorial Hospital December
4, 1933 a daughter to Mr. And
Mrs. R. Milton Hanley North
8, 1933 NEWSPAPER PAGE
At Memorial hospital, December 4, 1933,
to Mr. And Mrs. R. Milton
Hanley, North Main Street, a daughter.
At 39 years of age Robert
father of Robert Ronald Sr. Hanley
New York, October 30, 1943.
ONTARIO COUNTY JOURNAL Fri.
Nov. 5, 1943
BIRTH RECORD - HANLEY At F. F. Thompson Hospital, October 30, 1943, a son, Robert Ronald, to Mr. and Mrs. R. Milton Hanley, Bristol Street.
was born Victor, New York November 21, 1893.
1900 Victor Census shows her birth year as 1892. Ruth
at 72 years of age. Her
interred Farmington, New York, Friends Cemetery.
New York, February 07, 1912.[i]
ONTARIO COUNTY JOURNAL February 9, 1912
MARRIED ESTES - VANDENBERGH
Victor, February 7, 1912, I. B. Estes and Miss Ruth Elizabeth VanDenbergh,
both of Victor. Witnesses were Alta VanDenbergh and Stuart Estes.
FRONT PAGE February 9, 1912
MARRIED ESTES - VANDENBERGH
pretty wedding took place on Wednesday afternoon at the home of Mr. and Mrs.
H. Jenner VanDenbergh, on Church Street, when their daughter, Miss Ruth
Elizabeth VanDenbergh became the bride of I. B. Estes.
The ceremony was performed at 5 30 o'clock by Rev. Lorren Stiles
of the Methodist Church in the presence of only the near relatives of the young
couple, and a dew friends. The
bride and groom received their guests.
bride was attended by her sister Miss Alta VanDenbergh, and the brother
of the groom, Stuart Estes of Niagara Falls, acted as groomsman. The
bridal party stood in front of a wedding bower of white and green during the
ceremony, and the bride was becomingly gowned in white messaline, trimmed with
white silk fringe.
the ceremony a luncheon was served, the guests numbering over 30. Twelve were seated at the bride's table, which was specially
attractive with the white carnations and ferns for decorations.
The out of town guests were Mr. and Mrs. Edgar Antice and son, James
Ransom, and Stuart Estes, all of Niagara Falls, Miss Leonora Estes of
Syracuse, Mrs. Phebe A Gelder of Naples, Mr. and Mrs. H. J. Wolven of
Wolcott, the Misses Helen and Isaphine Tracey of Canandaigua.
The bride received some handsome gifts including silver and cut glass from the family of R. B. True, of Syracuse, pieces of furniture and many articles for use in the home. Both bride and groom are popular young people of the town who have many friends who offer best wishes. After a short trip they will reside on Estes farm East of village.
was born January 20, 1888. The
Victor 1900 Census shows his birth year as 1888, in the month of September.
died January 20, 1960 in
Irondequoit, New York, at 72 years of age.
- Entered into rest, January 290, 1960, Earl F. VanDenbergh
of 554 Arnett Blvd.. He is survived
by his wife, Helen T. VanDenbergh, one son, William H. VanDenbergh,
four sisters, Mrs. Ruth Estes, Mrs. Alta Cuykendall, Mrs. Ruby Kesel, Mrs.
Eva Erickson, three grandchildren.
was a member of Trinity Methodist Church, and Milnor Lodge No. 139, F. and A. M.
Corbett Funeral Home 109 West Avenue. Interment at Woodlawn Cemetery,
Canandaigua, New York, February 21, 1912.[i]
Certificate of Record number 327, Canandaigua, NY. Witnessed by Isaphine Tracey
and Chester A. Prosser.; and Copy of Certificate of Marriage is on PG 2A in the
book, A Tree Trunk.
ONTARIO COUNTY TIMES Feb. 21, 1912
residence of Mr. and Mrs. William Tracey, West Gibson Street, will be the
scene of a pretty home wedding, when at six o'clock this evening their daughter,
Miss Helen Thompson Tracey becomes the wife of Mr. Earl Fenton
VanDenbergh, son of Mr. and Mrs. H. J. VanDenbergh, of Victor. The Rev.
Guy L. Morrill will perform the ceremony in the presence of the relatives of
the bride and groom.
bride who will wear a gown of white Messaline trimmed with baby Irish lace, will
be attended by her sister Isaphine Tracey. The maid of honor will be
gowned in pale blue silk. Mr. Chester Parker of Victor will be the best man and
Miss Inez Benham will play the wedding march. The young couple after the
wedding trip will live in Victor.
PAGE March 1, 1912
pretty wedding occurred at 6 o'clock Wednesday evening at the residence of Mr.
and Mrs. William Tracey, No. 89 West Gibson Street, Canandaigua, when their
daughter Miss Helen Thompson Tracey, was married to Earl Fenton
VanDenbergh, son of Mr. and Mrs. H. J. VanDenbergh of this village.
Rev. Guy L. Morrill, pastor of the Canandaigua Presbyterian Church,
performed the ceremony, in the presence of a number of friends and relatives.
bride was attired in white messaline trimmed with baby Irish lace and was
attended by her sister, Miss Isaphine Tracey, as maid of honor.
She wore pale blue silk. The best man was Chester Prosser of this town.
As the wedding party took their places Miss Inez Benham of Canandaigua,
played the Lohengrin wedding march. The house was beautifully decorated with
carnations in a color scheme of pink and white.
a wedding supper, Mr. and Mrs. VanDenbergh left on an evening train for a
honeymoon trip. On their return they will reside here.
The following relatives from this town were among the guests, Mrs. H.
J. VanDenbergh, Mrs. D. F. VanDenbergh, Miss
Alta VanDenbergh, Mr. and Mrs. William Maltman, Mr. and Mrs. William Donovan,
and Mrs. D. F. VanZile, of Rochester, formerly of this town.
was born Canandaigua, New York
March 15, 1887. Listed in 1892
Canandaigua Census as age 4. Helen was the daughter of William E. Sr.
and Ursula Dukelow
died August 30, 1960 in
Irondequoit, New York, at 73 years of age.
VANDENBERGH - August 30, 1960, Helen T. VanDenbergh of 82 Belmeade Road, Irondequoit. She is survived by one son, William H. VanDenbergh, three grandchildren. Interment at Woodlawn Cemetery, Canandaigua, NY.
At 26 years of age Helen became the mother of Doris Tracey VanDenbergh 1913.
33 years of age Helen
became the mother of William
Rochester, New York, November
ONTARIO COUNTY JOURNAL Friday November 19, 1920
Birth announcement - VanDenbergh at Rochester, November 15, 1920, to Earl and Helen Tracey VanDenbergh, of Rochester, formerly of Canandaigua, a son.
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