Bernadette Mary Day1

F, b. 4 February 1917, d. 31 October 2002
Father*John Jeremiah Day1 b. 29 Oct 1883, d. 22 Feb 1976
Mother*Caroline Francis Walsh1 b. 2 Apr 1879
Last Edited=30 May 2012
     Bernadette Mary Day was born on 4 February 1917 in Highland Township, Bayard, Guthrie County, Iowa, United States.1 She was baptized on 25 February 1917 in St. Josephs Church, Jefferson, Greene County, Iowa, United States.1 She married Frederick Jerald Gower on 21 September 1939 in St. Josephs Church, Jefferson, Greene County, Iowa, United States; Standing up for Jerry and Bernadette were Leo Day and Margaret Garrity. After their marriage, they moved to the Gower farm near Paton. They lived here for 39 years with Jerry's mother Nora.2 Bernadette Mary Day died on 31 October 2002 in Jefferson, Greene County, Iowa, United States, at age 85. She was buried on 4 November 2002 in Dawson Township Cemetery, Paton, Greene County, Iowa, United States; Casket bearers were Rob Gower, Tom Gower, Andy Gower, Jerry Fields, Robert Day and Eugene Garrity. The Mass was celebrated by Father William Brunner at St. Joseph's Church in Jefferson, Iowa.
     She appeared on the census of 24 February 1920 in the household of John Jeremiah Day in Franklin Township, Greene County, Iowa, United States.3 Bernadette Mary Day appeared on the census of 1 January 1925 in the household of John Jeremiah Day in Franklin Township, Greene County, Iowa, United States.4 Bernadette Mary Day appeared on the census of 3 April 1930 in the household of John Jeremiah Day in Franklin Township, Greene County, Iowa, United States.5

Family: Frederick Jerald Gower b. 5 Aug 1916, d. 19 Jun 2004

Citations

  1. [S251] St. Josephs Catholic Church, Church Records for St. Josephs Catholic Church.
  2. [S251] St. Josephs Catholic Church, Church Records for St. Josephs Catholic Church, Matrimony Register, p. 49.
  3. [S258] February 24, 1920 Census Record, Provo, Utah, United States.
  4. [S260] January 1, 1925 Census Record, Provo, Utah, United States.
  5. [S259] April 3, 1930 Census Record, Provo, Utah, United States.