Marian Jean Wolf1

F, b. 9 July 1928, d. 17 April 2003
     Marian was born on 9 July 1928 at Cleveland, Cuyahoga, Ohio, United States. She was the daughter of Emil Alvin Wolf and Apolonia Antonia Sobon. She married Ralph Arnold Glover, son of William Aden Glover and Eloise Bertha Ada Hoon, on 4 September 1948 at South Bend, Saint Joseph, Indiana, United States.1 Marian Jean Wolf died on 17 April 2003 at Willowick, Lake, Ohio, United States, at age 74. She was buried at Western Reserve Gardens, Chesterland, Geauga, Ohio, United States.
     Marian's occupation: Secretary.

Citations

  1. [S213] Mark Alan Glover, "Glover - Wolf - Sobon Family Records."

Barbara L. Baker

F
     She married Julius Andrew Sobon, son of Andrew Sobon and Emily Halter.1

Citations

  1. [S213] Mark Alan Glover, "Glover - Wolf - Sobon Family Records."

Harriet Bernadette Dziewcki1

F, b. 13 November 1913
     Harriet was born on 13 November 1913 at Pittsburg, Crawford, Kansas, United States. She was the daughter of Joseph Dziewcki and Constance Jachimowitc. She married Casmir Henry Sobon, son of Andrew Sobon and Emily Halter, on 16 May 1934 at Cleveland, Cuyahoga, Ohio, United States.1
     Harriet's occupation: Cashier.

Citations

  1. [S213] Mark Alan Glover, "Glover - Wolf - Sobon Family Records."

Ralph Arnold Glover1

M, b. 10 August 1929, d. 29 August 1990
     Ralph was born on 10 August 1929 at Cleveland, Cuyahoga, Ohio, United States. He was the son of William Aden Glover and Eloise Bertha Ada Hoon. He married Marian Jean Wolf, daughter of Emil Alvin Wolf and Apolonia Antonia Sobon, on 4 September 1948 at South Bend, Saint Joseph, Indiana, United States.1 Ralph died on 29 August 1990 at Willowick, Lake, Ohio, United States, at age 61. His body was buried on 1 September 1990 at Western Reserve Gardens, Chesterland, Geauga, Ohio, United States.2
     Ralph's occupation: Machinist.

Citations

  1. [S213] Mark Alan Glover, "Glover - Wolf - Sobon Family Records."
  2. [S710] Western Reserve Memorial Gardens.

Walter Lotz

M, b. 14 April 1918, d. 9 May 1979
     Walter was born on 14 April 1918 at Passiac, New Jersey, United States. He married Phyllis Marie Wolf, daughter of Emil Alvin Wolf and Apolonia Antonia Sobon, on 12 December 1970 at New York, New York, United States.1 Walter died on 9 May 1979 at New York, New York, United States, at age 61. His body was buried in May 1979 at Atlantic Ocean.
     Walter's occupation: Merchant Marine.

Citations

  1. [S213] Mark Alan Glover, "Glover - Wolf - Sobon Family Records."

Josef Burval

M, b. 25 November 1884, d. 6 May 1980
     Josef was born on 25 November 1884 at Janovice, Chrudim, Bohemia, Austria.1 He was the son of Karel Buřval and Anna Horenovska. He married Anna Frances Klos, daughter of Frank Klos and Hannah (--?--), on 17 January 1907 at Žleby, Kutná Hora, Bohemia, Austria. Josef died on 6 May 1980 at Holy Family Hospital, Des Plaines, Cook, Illinois, United States, at age 95.2 His body was buried on 9 May 1980 at Ridgewood Cemetery, Des Plaines, Cook, Illinois, United States.
     Josef's occupation: BlackSmith. He was naturalized as a citizen of the United States on 20 October 1939 at Chicago, Cook, Illinois, United States.3
Biography of Josef Burval:
Josef Burval was born in Janovice, Okres Chrudim, Czech Republic, a small town about 30 miles east of Prague. He started his training as a blacksmith at Blacksmith School at Olomouc at age of 14. He completed that training at age 17 and accepted his first job as a blacksmith. In 1905, At age 20 he entered military service. He completed that service in 1908. He and his new wife left Janovice via Bremen, Germany in 1909, arriving in New York on 24 March 1909 aboard the vessel Kaiser Wilhelm Grosse. Upon arrival they proceeded to Voorheesville, New York to serve out their contract with a Voorheesville farmer who paid their transportation to the United States. In March, 1910, after a year of serving their contract they left Voorheesville with their 4 month old daughter and made their way to Chicago.

Josef found work in Chicago at the Variety Fire Door Co. as a sheet metal worker. He later went to work for the McCormick Plant as a blacksmith and worked there for over 40 years until his retirement. His three sons were born in Chicago. In September 1924, he moved his family to 1501 So. Des Plaines Avenue. He lived there the rest of his life. He enjoyed his garden plot every year and had a great love for all sport shows on television, especially the Chicago Cubs and Sox games.

He petitioned for and received his naturalization certificate (No. 4664864) as a citizen of the United States on 20 Oct 1939 from the U. S. District Court in Chicago.

He died at age 95 on 6 May 1980 and is buried in Ridgewood Cemetery in Des Plaines, Illinois alongside his wife Anna.

Children of Josef Burval and Anna Frances Klos

Citations

  1. [S710] Personal communication from Joseph S. Burval, 11 Jul 1987.
  2. [S710] Cert of Death for Joseph Burval Sr., Cook Co. Dept. of Health No. 3435.
  3. [S710] Certificate of Citizenship, No. 4664864, U.S. Dist. Court, Chicago, Ill.

Anna Frances Klos1

F, b. 20 February 1887, d. 4 February 1969
     Anna was born on 20 February 1887 at Žleby, Kutná Hora, Bohemia, Austria. She was the daughter of Frank Klos and Hannah (--?--). She married Josef Burval, son of Karel Buřval and Anna Horenovska, on 17 January 1907 at Žleby, Kutná Hora, Bohemia, Austria. Anna died on 4 February 1969 at Lutheran General Hospital, Park Ridge, Cook, Illinois, United States, at age 81. Her body was buried in February 1969 at Ridgewood Cemetery, Des Plaines, Cook, Illinois, United States.
     Biography of Anna Frances Klos:
Anna was born and raised in the town of Zleby. Bohemia. Josef met her there and they married 17 Jan 1907. They lived there for a short time before deciding to immigrate to the United States in March of 1907. Only Anna's mother knew they were departing for America because of the rumors of war at the time. Anna lived to age 82 and is buried in Ridgewood Cemetery in Des Plaines, Illinois next to her husband.

Children of Anna Frances Klos and Josef Burval

Citations

  1. [S710] Personal communication from Joseph S. Burval, 11 Jul 1987.

Roslyn Pearl Burval

F, b. 9 December 1909, d. 20 February 2003
     Roslyn was born on 9 December 1909 at Mew Scotland, Albany, New York, United States.1 She was the daughter of Josef Burval and Anna Frances Klos. She married William Bohatka, son of Martin Bohatka and Emma Novotny, circa 1938 at Norwalk, Huron, Ohio, United States.1 Roslyn Pearl Burval died on 20 February 2003 at Pensacola, Escambia, Florida, United States, at age 93.2

Citations

  1. [S186] Rose Burval Bohatka, "Bohatka Family Records."
  2. [S646] Social Security Death Index,.

Joseph Sylvester Burval1

M, b. 31 December 1911, d. 8 December 2008
     Joseph was born on 31 December 1911 at Chicago, Cook, Illinois, United States. He was the son of Josef Burval and Anna Frances Klos. Joseph Sylvester Burval died on 8 December 2008 at Park Ridge, Cook, Illinois, United States, at age 96. He was buried on 12 December 2008 at Evergreen Cemetery, Barrington, Cook, Illinois, United States.
     Biography of Joseph Sylvester Burval:
Obituary Published in the Chicago Suburban Daily Heald from 12/9/2008 - 12/10/2008.
Joseph S. Burval of Park Ridge for 72 years Visitation for Joseph S. Burval, 96, will be from 10 a.m. until the time of the services at 1 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 10, at Oehler Funeral Home, 2099 Miner St. (Northwest Highway/Route 14 at Rand Road), Des Plaines. The Rev. Cynthia M. Munker will officiate. Internment will be at 11 a.m. Friday, in Evergreen Cemetery, 610 S. Dundee Ave., Barrington. Born Dec. 31, 1911, in Chicago, he died Monday, Dec. 8, 2008, in Park Ridge. He was a blacksmith for 70+ years and founder of JB Metal Works Inc. in Des Plaines. He was a member and past Americanism chairman of the Des Plaines Elks Lodge 1526, member and past president of the Rotary Club of Des Plaines, and an active member of the Des Plaines Chamber of Commerce. He loved bowling and fishing, and was an avid car collector, especially Ford Thunderbirds, during his retirement years. He was the husband of Evelyn Maria (nee Hasse); father of Burdel A. Horner and Steven J. (Carole) Burval; grandfather of eight grandchildren, Scott, Todd, Mark, Neal, Brent, Christopher, Heather and the late Gregory; great-grandfather of nine; brother of the late Rose Bohatka, the late Charles (Hazel) Burval and the late Frank (Gladys) Burval; and uncle of many nieces and nephews. Memorial contributions may be made to the Alzheimer's Association, 8430 W. Bryn Mawr, Suite 800, Chicago, IL 60631. For information, 847-824-5155.. Joseph's occupation: Metal Smith.

Citations

  1. [S710] Personal communication from Joseph S. Burval, 11 Jul 1987.

Charles Kenneth Burval1

M, b. 1 August 1916, d. 11 May 2002
     Charles was born on 1 August 1916 at Chicago, Cook, Illinois, United States. He was the son of Josef Burval and Anna Frances Klos. He married Hazel Carlson, daughter of Elmer Einar Carlson and Anna Lowgren, in June 1939 at Park Ridge, Cook, Illinois, United States.1 Charles died on 11 May 2002 at Park Ridge, Cook, Illinois, United States, at age 85.

Citations

  1. [S710] Personal communication from Joseph S. Burval, 11 Jul 1987.

Frank Burval1

M, b. 6 September 1920, d. 9 January 1989
     Frank was born on 6 September 1920 at Chicago, Cook, Illinois, United States. He was the son of Josef Burval and Anna Frances Klos. Frank died on 9 January 1989 at Holy Family Hospital, Des Plaines, Cook, Illinois, United States, at age 68. His body was buried on 13 January 1989 at Ridgewood Cemetery, Des Plaines, Cook, Illinois, United States.
     Frank's occupation: BlackSmith.
Biography of Frank Burval:
Frank was a graduate of Maine Township High School East and found an early love for farming and hog production. He also grew up learning the blacksmith trade, welding, and ornamental iron work from his father. Frank entered the U.S. Navy as a "Seebee" in December 1942 serving to the end of World War II. After the war he began work as a blacksmith at the International Harvester Co.. He worked there for 30 years before retiring. Frank was a diligent and hard worker always providing for his family. He was especially a man of strong conviction in regard to tradition of family and togetherness, desiring only the best for his family. He died in 1989 of a heart attack at age 68. He is buried in Ridgewood Cemetery in Des Plaines, Illinois.

Citations

  1. [S710] Personal communication from Joseph S. Burval, 11 Jul 1987.

Karel Buřval1

M, b. 12 May 1853
     Karel was born on 12 May 1853 at Janovice c. 28, Chrudim, Bohemia, Austria.2 He was the son of František Buřval and Kateřina Kubelková. He married Anna Horenovska, daughter of František Horenovsky and Marie Jicinska, on 4 March 1878 at Jezbořice c. 10, Pardubice, Bohemia, Austria.3 Karel died at Czechoslovakia.
     Karel's occupation: Stonecutter.
Biography of Karel Buřval:
Karel served as a soldier in the Czech 2nd Division of Dragoons. He married Anna Horenovska while on leave.

Children of Karel Buřval and Anna Horenovska

Citations

  1. [S187] Carl Lester Burval, "Burval Family Records of Carl Burval (1992)."
  2. [S233] Roman Catholic Church, Morasice Baptisms 1866-1916, Records of Birth, Vol. 3664, p. 563.
  3. [S234] Roman Catholic Church, Parish Records of Jezborice, Česká Republika, Marriage Record, Vol. 2621, p. 64.

Anna Horenovska1

F, b. circa 1854, d. circa 1910
     Anna was born circa 1854 at Jezbořice, Pardubice, Bohemia, Austria.2 She was the daughter of František Horenovsky and Marie Jicinska. She married Karel Buřval, son of František Buřval and Kateřina Kubelková, on 4 March 1878 at Jezbořice c. 10, Pardubice, Bohemia, Austria.2 Anna died circa 1910 at Chrudim, Bohemia, Austria.

Children of Anna Horenovska and Karel Buřval

Citations

  1. [S187] Carl Lester Burval, "Burval Family Records of Carl Burval (1992)."
  2. [S234] Roman Catholic Church, Parish Records of Jezborice, Česká Republika, Marriage Record, Vol. 2621, p. 64.

František Buřval1

M, b. 26 January 1879, d. 16 March 1964
     František was born on 26 January 1879 at Janovice, Chrudim, Bohemia, Austria.2 He was the son of Karel Buřval and Anna Horenovska. He married Jana Tlapáková, circa 1920 at Czechoslovakia. František died on 16 March 1964 at Račetice, Chomutov, Ústecký kraj, Czechoslovakia, at age 85. His body was buried on 19 March 1964 at Libědice Cemetery, Račetice, Chomutov, Ústecký kraj, Czechoslovakia.

Children of František Buřval and Jana Tlapáková

Citations

  1. [S187] Carl Lester Burval, "Burval Family Records of Carl Burval (1992)."
  2. [S233] Roman Catholic Church, Morasice Baptisms 1866-1916,.

Anna Aloisie Buřvalová1

F, b. 3 April 1890, d. 27 March 1962
     Anna was born on 3 April 1890 at Janovice, Chrudim, Bohemia, Austria.2 She was the daughter of Karel Buřval and Anna Horenovska. She married Josef Roztočil, circa 1915 at Czechoslovakia.1 Anna died on 27 March 1962 at Záběhlice, Praha 10, Prague, Czechoslovakia, at age 71. Her body was buried on 31 March 1962 at St. Vaclav, Záběhlice, Praha 10, Prague, Czechoslovakia.

Child of Anna Aloisie Buřvalová and Josef Roztočil

Citations

  1. [S187] Carl Lester Burval, "Burval Family Records of Carl Burval (1992)."
  2. [S233] Roman Catholic Church, Morasice Baptisms 1866-1916,.