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Heller, Jean Frances

Female 1914 - 2012  (97 years)


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  • Name Heller, Jean Frances  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9
    Born 12 Mar 1914  Chicago, Cook, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 8, 9
    Gender Female 
    Residence 1935  Chicago, Cook, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Arrival 2 Sep 1937  New York, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Departure Genoa, Genova, Liguria, Italy Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Residence 1 Apr 1940  Chicago, Cook, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Marital Status: Married; Relation to Head of House: Wife 
    Died 3 Jan 2012  Chicago, Cook, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 4, 6, 8, 9
    Buried Rosehill Cemetery, Chicago, Cook, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [8, 10
    Person ID I12026  Our Family
    Last Modified 16 Jan 2024 

    Family Strauss, Dr. Herman Alfred,   b. 3 Oct 1904, Hardheim, Neckar-Odenwald-Kreis, Baden-Württemberg, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 May 1982, Chicago, Cook, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years) 
    Married 2 Aug 1937  Chicago, Cook, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [11
    Children 
    +1. Strauss, Helen Ann
    +2. Strauss, Dr. John Herman
    Last Modified 16 Jan 2024 
    Family ID F6089  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Jean Heller Strauss, 97, a fourth generation Chicagoan born March 12, 1914, passed away peacefully on Jan. 3, 2012, surrounded by her loving family. She remained an avid exerciser throughout her entire life while also having a great love and appreciation for American History, the Arts and Nature. Beloved wife of the late Dr. Herman A. Strauss who practiced Obstetrics and Gynecology for 50 years and co-founded Louis A. Weiss Memorial Hospital; devoted mother of Dr. John Herman Strauss (Carolyn) and Helen Strauss Palmquist (Jerry); twin sister of the late James R. Heller (Marybeth); loving aunt of Carolyn Lerman, Helen Stern, Ivan Strauss, Margot Parke, Marilyn Stern, Mary Capobianchi, Kathy Dahan and John Heller; and cherished grandmother of Brian Palmquist, John Palmquist, Leslie Strauss and Michael Strauss.

  • Sources 
    1. [S1409] U.S. Cemetery and Funeral Home Collection, Ancestry.com, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations Inc;).

    2. [S729] New York Passenger Lists, 1820-1957, Ancestry.com, (Name: Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2010.Original data - Passenger Lists of Vessels Arriving at New York, New York, 1820-1897; (National Archives Microfilm Publication M237, 675 rolls); Records of the U.S. Customs Service, ;), Year: 1937.
      New York Passenger Lists, 1820-1957
      New York Passenger Lists, 1820-1957


    3. [S195] 1940 United States Federal Census, Ancestry.com, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc.;), Year: 1940; Census Place: Chicago, Cook, Illinois; Roll: T627_928; Page: 7A; Enumeration District: 103-236A.
      1940 United States Federal Census
      1940 United States Federal Census


    4. [S686] United States Obituary Collection, Ancestry.com, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations Inc;), Publication Date: 5 Jan 2012; Publication Place: Chicago, Illinois, USA.

    5. [S840] Cook County, Illinois, Birth Certificates Index, 1871-1922, Ancestry.com, (Name: Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2011.Original data - "Illinois, Cook County Birth Certificates, 1878–1922." Index. FamilySearch, Salt Lake City, Utah, 2009. Illinois. Cook County Birth Certificates, 1878–1922. Illinois ;).

    6. [S15] Obituary, for Jean.

    7. [S534] Cook County Birth Index.

    8. [S134] U.S., Find A Grave Index, 1600s-Current, Ancestry.com, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc.;).

    9. [S21] U.S., Social Security Death Index, 1935-2014, Ancestry.com, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations Inc;), Issue State: Illinois; Issue Date: 1963.

    10. [S23] FindAGrave.com.

    11. [S1665] New York Petitions for Naturalization, Ancestry.com, (Name: Provo, UT, USA: MyFamily.com, Inc., 2004;).