Husband: Frank Henry Silkey (1 2)
Born: 02 Apr 1871 in Ashippun, Dodge, Wisconsin
Married: 16 Oct 1924 (8)
Died: 09 Jan 1961 in Clark Co., WI
Father:
Mother:
Spouses: Susan Schaefer; Frances Charlotte Chase
Wife: Hattie Harper, Raymond (3 4)
Born: 17 Apr 1888
Died: 20 Mar 1961 in Clark Co., WI
Father: George Harper
Mother: Alice Kayhart
Spouses:
Children
01 (M): Edwin Silkey (5 6)
Born:
Died:
Spouses:
02 (M): George Silkey (7)
Born:
Died:
Spouses:
Additional Information

Hattie Harper, Raymond:

Notes:

Frank Silkey's obituary names this woman as Hattie Raymond

Footnotes
  1. Compiled by Jim & Kathy Heath, 1997, Clark County Cemeteries.
  2. Clark Co., WI Internet Library, ALHN & AHGP website (http://wvls.lib.wi.us/ClarkCounty/clark.htm), obituary.
    (16 Feb 2011)

    Obit: Silkey, Frank Henry #2 (1871 – 1961)



    Poster: Dolores Mohr Kenyon

    E-mail: eldolken@potc.net



    Surnames: Silkey, Rabensdorf, Schaefer, Chase, Raymond, Buchholz, Prochazka, Mills, Bardell, Murphy, Richmond, Galstad, Slone, Cornell, Koplitz, Lavrence, Asplin, Ampe, Scherer, Carlson



    ---Source: Clark County Press (Neillsville, Clark Co., WI.) January 19, 1961



    ---Silkey, Frank Henry (2 April 1871 – 9 January 1961)



    Funeral services were held January 11 for Frank Henry Silkey, 89, of the Town of Weston, who died here January 9. The Rev. Gene W. Carlson officiated and burial was made in the Town of Weston Cemetery.



    Mr. Silkey, son of the late Frank and Johanna (Rabensdorf) Silkey, was born April 2, 1871, in Ashippun, Dodge County, where he received his education.



    On November 16, 1893, he was married to Susan Schaefer. Two children, Edwin and George, were born to this union. Following the death of his wife in 1901 he moved to Clark County, where he was married to Frances Chase in November, 1902. There were the parents of two children, Alfred and Mabel, both deceased. His second wife died in 1923. On October 16, 1924 he was married to Hattie Raymond, who survives.



    He farmed for many years in the Town of Weston, retiring in 1919.



    He is survived by his wife; two sons, Edwin of Neillsville, and George of Aberdeen, Wash.; five grandchildren and 12 great-grandchildren.



    Pallbearers were: Fred Buchholz, Robert Prochazka, lee Mills, Clarence Bardell, Frank Murphy and Jesse Richmond. “The Old Rugged Cross” and “Abide with Me” were sung by Wilfred Galstad, accompanied by Mrs. Grant Slone.



    Out-of-town people attending the services were: Mr. and Mrs. Frank Silkey and sons, Milwaukee; Mr. and Mrs. Irvin Silkey, Marshfield; Mr. and Mrs. Ed Cornell, Oshkosh; Mr. and Mrs. Henry Koplitz, Owen; Mrs. Harold Koplitz, Owen; William Lavrence, Hixton; Mrs. Zella Asplin, Mrs. Ray Ampe and Mrs. George Scherer, all of Greenwood.

  3. Compiled by Jim & Kathy Heath, 1997, Clark County Cemeteries.
  4. Clark Co., WI Internet Library, ALHN & AHGP website (http://wvls.lib.wi.us/ClarkCounty/clark.htm), obit 4 Mar 2011.

    Obit: Silkey, Hattie (1888 – 1961)



    Poster: Dolores Mohr Kenyon

    E-mail: eldolken@potc.net



    Surnames: Silkey, Gayhart, Harper, Raymond, Asplin, Ampe, Scherer, Armitage, Holmes



    ---Source: Clark County Press (Neillsville, Clark Co., WI.) April 6, 1961



    ---Silkey, Hattie (17 April 1888 – 30 March 1961)



    Funeral services were conducted Saturday from the Georgas Funeral Home for Mrs. Henry (Hattie) Silkey, 72, Neillsville, who died Thursday at the nursing home in Auburndale. The Rev. Virgil Holmes of the Methodist Church officiated and burial was made in the Town of Weston Cemetery.



    The former Hattie Harper was born April 17, 1888, in the Town of Weston, and had been a resident there most of her life. She was the daughter of the late George and Alice (Gayhart) Harper. In 1910 she was married to William Free Raymond, and on October 16, 1924, was married to the late Henry Silkey who died January 9.



    She is survived by a daughter, Ethelyn, from her first marriage and by two step-sons, George Silkey, State of Washington, and Ed Silkey, Neillsville; and by a sister, Mrs. Zella Asplin.



    Pallbearers were: Ray Ampe, George Scherer, Ervin Silkey, Dale Armitage, Frank Silkey and Robert Armitage.



    “The Old Rugged Cross” and “Nearer My God to Thee” were sung by Mrs. Virgil Holmes, accompanied by (the rest of the obit was missing).

  5. Ibid.

    On November 16, 1893, he was married to Susan Schaefer. Two children, Edwin and George, were born to this union. Following the death of his wife in 1901 he moved to Clark County

    [Frank Silkey obit]

  6. Ibid., posted 3 Dec 2013.

    News Christie: 11May 1916 - Ed Silkey and George Wilson have gone to Cooperstown, N.D., to work during the summer.

  7. Ibid.

    On November 16, 1893, he was married to Susan Schaefer. Two children, Edwin and George, were born to this union. Following the death of his wife in 1901 he moved to Clark County

    [Frank Silkey Obit]

  8. Ibid.

    On October 16, 1924 he was married to Hattie Raymond, who survives.

    [Frank Silkey Obit]

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