Legacy Report

Family Group Sheet

Husband William Harry Eden

       Born: Apr 14, 1912 - 216 Fishgate, Peoria, IL

Died: Jun 13, 1953 - Peoria, IL, St. Francis Hospital
Buried: Jun 15, 1953 - Swan Lake Cemetery, Peoria, IL

     Father: John Friedrich Eden (1878-1948)
Mother: Emma Katherine Mergenthaler (1888-1937)

    Married: Sep 18, 1938 - Christ Lutheran Church, Peoria, IL

Wife Grace Lucille Brady


     Father: James Garfield Brady (1881-1962)
Mother: Mary Ann Wagner (1880-1963)

Other Spouse: Clyde Wrex Simmons (1915-1995) - Mar 10, 1956 - Peoria, Illinois
SealS (LDS): 

1 F Judith Ann Eden

Spouse: Theodore Joseph Bidleman (1939- ) Marr: Spouse: James Burton King Spouse: Roy Sherman Allen

2 M Ronald Dean Eden

        AKA: Anthony Phillip
Spouse: Luella Phillip )

Husband's Medical Notes
Cause of Death: coronary sclerosis and occlusion

mitral insufficiency due to arteriosclerosis

Wife's General Notes
Baptism sponsored by William Koepple, Ethel Wagner and signed by Rev. James Fitzpatrick
Last Modified: Jul 21, 2002
Other Notes
Coroners Cert. of Death # 60649
dist. 747 reg. no. 743

Certificate of Birth from the State of Illinois, Dwight S. Green, Governor, Department of Public Health--Division of Vital Statistics, County Clerks Record
Registration Dist No 747, Primary District No. 3540
Information used with this person has been used in his records.

Death Notice taken from the Peoria Journal Star June 14, 1953

Funeral Services for William Harry Eden, 40, of 205 Park Ave., Norwood Park, will be held at 2:30 P.M. Monday at the Clugsten Memorial Home. The Rev. E L Fernandes of Arcadia Avenue Presbyterian Church, will officiate. Burial will be at Swan Lake Memory Gardens. Friends may call after 4 P.M. today.
Mr. Eden was dead on arrival at 8:30 A.M. Saturday at St. Francis Hospital. He had suffered a heart attack about one-half hour earlier at his home.
For three years he had been employed at Central Illinois Light Co. Prior to then he was employed by Brass Foundry Co.
He was born April 14, 1913 in Peoria, a son of John and Emma Mergenpheler Eden. He married Grace Brady here on Sept. 18, 1938.
He was a Member of Moose Lodge.
Surviving are his wife; a daughter, Judith Ann, a son Ronald Dean, a brother, Arthur, all of Peoria, three sisters, Mrs. Marie Nau of Peoria, Mrs. Bernice Short, and Mrs. Matilda Rucker of E. Peoria.