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Richard P. CROAKE

Male 1898 - 1980  (~ 81 years)


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  • Name Richard P. CROAKE 
    Born Oct 1898 
    Gender Male 
    Died 3 Feb 1980 
    Notes 
    • From Asbury Park Press (Asbury Park, New Jersey) 28 Jun 1930, Sat.
      "Wed At Spring Lake
      St. Catherine's church, Spring Lake, this morning at 9:30 was the scene of an attractive June wedding when Miss Mary Emily Walsh, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Walter H. Walsh of 95 Third avenue, Spring Lake, became the bride of Richard P. Croake, son of Mrs. Margaret Croake of Plattsburgh, N.W. Father Reilly performed the ceremony.
      The bride had only one attendant, her sister, Miss Teresa Walsh. The best man was Thomas F. Croake of Plattsburgh, a brother of the bridegroom. The ushers were Dennis Croake, another brother of the bridegroom, and Edward I. Condren of Brooklyn
      Following the ceremony a wedding breakfast was served and reception held in the Manasquan River Country club."

      At the time of his brother, Lawrence's death in Dec 1946, Richard lived in Glen Ridge, New Jersey.

      Obituary, Asbury Park Press (Asbury Park, New Jersey) 4 Feb 1980, Mon.
      "Richard P. Croake, Sea Girt, 81; with telephone company 38 years
      Sea Girt - Richard P. Croake, 81, of 5 Fourth Ave., died yesterday at Point Pleasant Hospital.
      He was born in Vermont and lived in Glen Ridge for 35 years before coming here in 1964.
      Mr. Croake retired 16 years ago from the New York Telephone Company as chief accountant after 38 years with the company.
      He was a cum laude graduate of Syracuse University and Fordham University School of Law, where he also received a doctoral degree in law.
      He was an Army veteran of World War I.
      He was a member of the Telephone Pioneers of America.
      Surviving are his wife, the former Mary Walsh; two daughters, Mrs. Sara J. Plunkett, here, and Mrs. Mry E. McGinnis, De Kalb, Ill., and nine grandchildren.
      The O'Brien Funeral Home, Wall Township, is in charge of arrangements."
    Person ID I20843  Lowell&Block
    Last Modified 15 Jun 2018 

    Father Thomas Francis CROAKE,   b. Dec 1856,   d. Jul 1924, Plattsburgh, Clinton, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 67 years) 
    Mother Margaret W. STARR,   b. 15 Feb 1869, Hampton, Washington, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Feb 1945, Plattsburgh, Clinton, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years) 
    Married Abt 1890 
    Family ID F15508  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Mary Emily WALSH 
    Married 28 Jun 1930  Spring Lake, Monmouth, New Jersey, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Sara J. CROAKE
     2. Mary E. CROAKE
    Last Modified 15 Jun 2018 
    Family ID F15514  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

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