Jules Maes Succumbs
Tampico: - Jules Maes, 95, a former
Tampico resident, died Wednesday afternoon at Pleasant View Nursing Home in
Morrison. Funeral services are pending at Schmitt Funeral Chapel in Tampico
and will be announced later. Burial will be in Mt. Olivet Cemetery in
Kewanee. Friends may call at Schmitt Chapel from 7 to 9 p.m. Friday. A
memorial has been established. Jules Maes was born in Adegen, Belgium, Jan.
24, 1880, the son of Charles and Amelie Maes. He married Elodie Van
Hauwenhuyze and she preceded in 1939. Survivors include three sons, Edmond
and Raymond of Prophetstown, and Charles of Neponset, 10 grandchildren, 16
great grandchildren, and one half-brother Edmond Tierentyn of Kewanee. He
was preceded by his wife, one daughter and one great granddaughter.
(The Daily Gazette, Sterling-Rock Falls,
Illinois, September 4, 1975 - Thursday, page 6,
submitted by Melva L. Taylor)