LEVERENTZ, Paul William

LEVERENTZ, Paul William

Male 1909 - 1980  (71 years)

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  • Name LEVERENTZ, Paul William  [1, 2, 3
    Born 28 Jan 1909  Chicago, Cook, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    Died 10 Jul 1980  Three Rivers, Saint Joseph, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4
    Cause: massive cerebral infarction (stroke) at age 71 
    Address:
    701 South Health Parkway
    Three Rivers, Michigan 49093
    USA 
    Cremated 11 Jul 1980  Kalamazoo, Kalamazoo, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Address:
    Mount Ever-Rest Memorial Park
    Kalamazoo, Michigan
    USA 
    • [Undertaker] Lee F. Hohner of  Hohner Funeral Home, 118 N. Main, Three Rivers, Michigan
    Notes 
    • Paul completed four years of high school. He never served in the US armed forces.

      When he was 20 years old, he had the misfortune to be the person who discovered his father's body after he committed suicide. [5, 6, 7]
    • (Research):In 1940, Paul and Barbara Leverentz lived next door to Walter and Emma Scott. This Walter was born in Louisiana. Is he connected to Marvin's family?
    • (Medical):[Immediate Cause of Death] (a) cerebral infarction, right massive - 1 week between onset and death (b) thrombosis of right internal carotid artery - 1 week between onset and death (c) generalized and cerebral vascular disease [Other Significant Conditions] hypertension, myocardial infarction, mural thrombosis [Autopsy?] Yes [Case referred to medical examiner?] No [Time of death] 4:00 pm [Physician] Andrejs Dimants MD of 1020 Millard, Three Rivers, Mich, 49093 [5]

    Father LEVERENTZ, Walter Henry,   b. 8 Mar 1883, Chicago, Cook, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Dec 1927, Chicago, Cook, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 44 years) 
    Mother MEINA, Hildegard E.,   b. 5 Jan 1887, Chicago, Cook, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Dec 1955, Chicago, Cook, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 68 years) 
    Married 22 Sep 1906  Chicago, Cook, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 

    Spouse JENSEN, Barbara Meta,   b. 10 Dec 1910, Chicago, Cook, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Jun 1989, Three Rivers, Saint Joseph, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years) 
    Married 20 Apr 1933  Chicago, Cook, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 6
    Children 
     1. Living
    +2. LEVERENTZ, Judith Ellen "Judy",   b. 1 Jul 1935, Chicago, Cook, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Feb 1989, Hendersonville, Henderson, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 53 years)
     3. Living

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 28 Jan 1909 - Chicago, Cook, Illinois, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 20 Apr 1933 - Chicago, Cook, Illinois, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - LEVERENTZ, Judith Ellen "Judy" - 1 Jul 1935 - Chicago, Cook, Illinois, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - Cause: massive cerebral infarction (stroke) at age 71,Address:
    701 South Health Parkway
    Three Rivers, Michigan 49093
    USA - 10 Jul 1980 - Three Rivers, Saint Joseph, Michigan, USA
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    Link to Google MapsCremated - Address:
    Mount Ever-Rest Memorial Park
    Kalamazoo, Michigan
    USA - 11 Jul 1980 - Kalamazoo, Kalamazoo, Michigan, USA
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  • Photos
    USA-MI-STJ-THREERIVERS Riverside Cemetery
    USA-MI-STJ-THREERIVERS Riverside Cemetery
    [Photo credit: FindAGrave.com; added 30 Aug 2011 by Rebeca Drumm; accessed 5 Aug 2014]

    Headstones
    554 2014 Barbara and Paul Leverentz headstone
    554 2014 Barbara and Paul Leverentz headstone
    This stone, located in Riverside Cemetery in Three Rivers, MI, marks the graves of Barbara M. Leverentz (1910-1989) and Paul W. Leverentz (1909-1980). [Photo credit: FindAGrave.com; added 18 Jun 2014 by Rebecca Drumm: accessed 5 Aug 2014]

  • Sources 
    1. [S324] North Carolina - Deaths, 1931-1994 on FamilySearch, FamilySearch, (North Carolina, Death Indexes, 1908-2004 [database on-line].), entry for Judith Ellen Scott, 05 Feb 1989 (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/FGZN-XY6 : accessed 03 Apr 2014), (Reliability: 3).

    2. [S326] Illinois, Cook Co., Chicago - Certificate of Birth, Registered No. 24419 (Reliability: 3).

    3. [S334] Michigan - Certificate of Death, State of Michigan - Department of Public Health, #053940 (Reliability: 3).
      554 1980 Paul William Leverentz death certificate
      554 1980 Paul William Leverentz death certificate
      STATE OF MICHIGAN - DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC HEALTH - CERTIFICATE OF DEATH - #053940 [Decedent] Paul William Leverentz [Sex] Male [Date of Death] July 10, 1980 [Race] White [Age] 71 yrs [Date of Birth] Jan. 28, 1909 [County of Death] St. Joseph [Location of Death] inside city limits of Three Rivers [Hospital or other Institution] Three Rivers Hospital [State of Birth] Illinois [Citizen of what country] USA [Marital status] Married [Surviving Spouse] Barbara M. Jensen [Was decedent ever in US armed forces?] No [Social Security Number] 340-05-5189 [Usual Occupation] Self-employed [Kind of Business] Cold Springs Products [Current residence - state] Michigan [Current residence - county] St. Joseph [Current residence - locality] inside city limits of Three Rivers [Street and number] 429 Portage Ave.  [Father's name] Walter Leverentz [Mother's maiden name] Hildegard Maina [Informant] Barbara M. Leverentz of 429 Portage Ave, Three Rivers, MI, 49093 [Immediate Cause of Death] (a) cerebral infarction, right massive - 1 week between onset and death (b) thrombosis of right internal carotid artery - 1 week between onset and death (c) generalized and cerebral vascular disease [Other Significant Conditions] hypertension, myocardial infarction, mural thrombosis [Autopsy?] Yes [Case referred to medical examiner?] No [Place of death] Hospital - inpatient [Physician signed certificate on] 7-11-80 [Time of death] 4:00 pm [Physician] Andrejs Dimants MD of 1020 Millard, Three Rivers, Mich, 49093 [Type of death] Natural [Injury at work] No [Disposition] Cremation at Mt. Ever-Rest Memorial Park, Kalamazoo, Michigan, July 11, 1980, Hohner Funeral Home, 118 N. Main, Three Rivers, Mi. Lee F. Hohner [Registered] by Beverly J Burnham on July 11, 1980


    4. [S327] Ancestry.com Message Boards, Ancestry.com, (http://boards.ancestry.com/), Message Boards > Localities > North America > United States > States > Michigan > Counties > St. Joseph > Barbara Meta LEVERENTZ, died June 30, 1989 : accessed 4 Apr 2014 (Reliability: 3).

    5. [S334] Michigan - Certificate of Death, State of Michigan - Department of Public Health, #053940 (Reliability: 3).
      554 1980 Paul William Leverentz death certificate
      554 1980 Paul William Leverentz death certificate
      STATE OF MICHIGAN - DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC HEALTH - CERTIFICATE OF DEATH - #053940 [Decedent] Paul William Leverentz [Sex] Male [Date of Death] July 10, 1980 [Race] White [Age] 71 yrs [Date of Birth] Jan. 28, 1909 [County of Death] St. Joseph [Location of Death] inside city limits of Three Rivers [Hospital or other Institution] Three Rivers Hospital [State of Birth] Illinois [Citizen of what country] USA [Marital status] Married [Surviving Spouse] Barbara M. Jensen [Was decendent ever in US armed forces?] No [Social Security Number] 340-05-5189 [Usual Occupation] Self-employed [Kind of Business] Cold Springs Products [Current residence - state] Michigan [Current residence - county] St. Joseph [Current residence - locality] inside city limits of Three Rivers [Street and number] 429 Portage Ave.  [Father's name] Walter Leverentz [Mother's maiden name] Hildegard Maina [Informant] Barbara M. Leverentz of 429 Portage Ave, Three Rivers, MI, 49093 [Immediate Cause of Death] (a) cerebral infarction, right massive - 1 week between onset and death (b) thrombosis of right internal carotid artery - 1 week between onset and death (c) generalized and cerebral vascular disease [Other Significant Conditions] hypertension, myocardial infarction, mural thrombosis [Autopsy?] Yes [Case referred to medical examiner?] No [Place of death] Hospital - inpatient [Physician signed certificate on] 7-11-80 [Time of death] 4:00 pm [Physician] Andrejs Dimants MD of 1020 Millard, Three Rivers, Mich, 49093 [Type of death] Natural [Injury at work] No [Disposition] Cremation at Mt. Ever-Rest Memorial Park, Kalamazoo, Michigan, July 11, 1980, Hohner Funeral Home, 118 N. Main, Three Rivers, Mi. Lee F. Hohner [Registered] by Beverly J Burnham on July 11, 1980


    6. [S14] 1940 United States Federal Census, Ancestry.com, (Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2012.), Census Place: Chicago, Cook, Illinois; Roll: T627_997; Enumeration District: 103-2388; Sheet: 1A; Household No.: 8; Lines: 28-30; Paul Leverentz household; accessed 3 Apr 2014 (Reliability: 3).
      554 1940 US Census Paul Leverentz household
      554 1940 US Census Paul Leverentz household
      4922 Henderson Street; Paul Leverentz, head, home owned, value $4500, male, white, age 30, married, did not attend school during last month, completed 4 yrs of high school, born Illinois, lived Chicago on 1 Apr 1935, worked 45 hrs  during last week, salesman, W. Fruit Prod., paid worker, worked 52 weeks in 1939, $2500 income in 1939, received ? $50 from other sources; Barbara Leverentz, wife, informant, female, white, age 29, married, did not attend school during last month, completed 2 yrs of college, born Illinois, lived Chicago on 1 Apr 1935, engaged in housework, worked 0 weeks in 1939, $0 income in 1939, did not receive ? $50 from other sources, father born Denmark, mother born Denmark, spoke English at home as a child, not a veteran, has Social Security #, no wage deductions in 1939, usual occupation waitress in a department store, paid worker, 1st marriage, married at age 22, 1 child born; Judith Leverentz, daughter, female, white, age 4, single, did not attend school during last month, completed 0 yrs of school, born Illinois, not yet born on 1 Apr 1935.


    7. [S348] Illinois, Winnebago Co., Rockford - Rockford Daily Republic on GenealogyBank, GenealogyBank.com, (http://www.GenealogyBank.com), Date: Wednesday, December 28, 1927  Paper: Rockford Republic (Rockford, IL)   Page: 1; Column: 8; Suicide Uses Gas (Reliability: 3).
      073 1927 Walter H Leverentz suicide detail Dec 28
      073 1927 Walter H Leverentz suicide detail Dec 28
      This article appeared in the Rockford Daily Republic on Wednesday, December 28, 1927.