Obit: Perushek, Paulina (1882 - 1952)

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Surnames: Perushek, Stupeca, Shumate, Schultz, Stupeca, Tolaney, Svete  

----Source: Clark County Press (Neillsville, Clark Co., WI.) August 21, 1952 

Perushek, Paulina (10 January 1882 - 17 August 1952) 

Mrs. Ludwig Perushek, 70, died at her home near Tioga on Sunday, August 17, following an illness of one year. 

Funeral services were conducted on Wednesday from the Holy Family Church at Willard, with the Rev. Father Augustine Svete officiating.  Interment was made in the Holy Family Cemetery. 

Mrs. Perushek, nee Paulina Stupeca, was born January 10, 18882, in Sodrazica, Yugoslavia.  She came to this country in 1905 and on January 20, 1906, was married to Ludwig Perushek at Ely, Minn.  they lived at Ely for 14 years before moving to this vicinity. 

Mrs. Perushek was a member of the K. S. K. J. Lodge No. 136, Christian Mother’s Society, Altar And Rosary Societies. 

She is survived by her husband and the following children: Ludwig Perushek of Duluth, Minn.; Mrs. George (Mary) Shumate, Pauline Perushek and Anne Perushek of Chicago; Mrs. Duane (Angeline) Schultz of Neillsville; Charles and Frank Perushek at home; Tony of Neillsville; one brother, Frank Stupeca of Sodrazica, Yugoslavia. 

She was preceded in death by one son, Joseph, five brothers and sisters. 

Pallbearers were her sons and sons-in-law, Ludwig, Frank, Charles, Tony Perushek and Duane Schultz and George Shumate. 

Persons from out of town attending the rites included Mr. and Mrs. Ludwig Perushek of Duluth, Minn.; Mr. and Mrs. George Shumate, Miss Anne and Miss Pauline Perushek of Chicago; Mr. and Mrs. Tony Tolaney of Stevens Point and Mrs. Mary Perushek of Ely, Minn.



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