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Re: Hunter of San Francisco
Posted by: Carolyn La Porte (ID *****6155) Date: January 02, 2012 at 01:00:23
In Reply to: Hunter of San Francisco by debbie of 3478

Hi Debbie,

As soon as I posted I found death for George.

California, San Francisco Area Funeral Home Records, 1895-1985 about George Hunter
Name:        George Hunter
Gender:        Male
Race:        Caucasian (White)
Birth Date:        1876
Birth Place:        Austria
Age:        57
Death Date:        26 Jul 1933
Father:        John C Hunter
Mother:        Margaret Emerson
Funeral Home:        H. F. Suhr Company

There is quite a bit written on the form -
says he died at the Park Emergency Hospital
He was single
Born Austria - should be Australia
Year of birth is off too but parents names are right - see above
In U.S. 13 years
In California 13 years
Profession - machinist
Cost of his burial was $55 for the casket, $2 for embalming $25 for attendants and serve, $15 for the hears and $20 for the limousines and the cemetery lot was $47.50 and coroner's cert. was $1.00, newspaper notices war $7.00 taxes were $3.00 for a total of $198.50

There is his obit attached which says
HUNTER - Int his city, July 26, 1933 George Hunter dearly beloved son of Margaret and the late Joh C. Hunter, loving brother of Alice May Hunter a native of Australia. A Member of the Machinists union Local # 68.
Funeral services will be held today (Friday) at 10 a.m. at the chapel of H.F. Suhr Co. 2919 Mission St. near 25th St. under the auspices of the Machinists union local #69. Internment «ypress Lawn Memorial Park

At top it says charge to Mrs. ALice M. Hunter 277 Liberty Street


Still did not find death info for Alice and mother Margaret.

Carolyn L

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