Elizabeth "Lizzie" Clara BECKER

George married Elizabeth "Lizzie" Clara BECKER,66 daughter of Nickolas BECKER and Caroline WISZMANN, on 20 Apr 1910 in Exeter, Fillmore, NE.67
Lizzie was born on 13 Dec 1881 in Exeter, Fillmore, NE,68 died on 18 Dec 1965 in Friend, Saline, NE (Friend Hospital Annex)69 at age 84, and was buried on 21 Dec 1965 in Exeter, Fillmore, NE (Exeter Cemetery).51

Noted events in their marriage were:
• Marriage Place: Saint Stephen's Catholic Church.71
• They worked as a Farming family in 1910.71
• They had a residence in Mar 1920 (Anna McGowen’s Obit) in Exeter, Fillmore, Nebraska. 48 Also Jan 1945 (John G’s Obit), and Mar 1959 (Blanch Turner’s Obit) of Exeter, Nebraska
• They retired in 1950.71

They had three children: Frances Anna Mary, Bernard Matthias, and Rose Elizabeth

       
1914 Bernard and Frances O'Dea                                                  

George O'Dea family - Only picture of Rose the family has. -
Francis, Elizabeth, Baby Rose, Bernard and George

Noted events in her life were:
• She has conflicting birth information of 13 Jan 1881.
• She was Catholic.
• She appeared on the census on 1 Jun 1900 in Exeter, Fillmore, NE.24
• She appeared on the census in 1910 in Exeter, Fillmore, NE.
• She appeared on the census on 3 Jan 1920. ED 24, Sheet 1 B, Line 80
• She appeared on the census on 4 Apr 1930.
• She had a residence in 1961 in Friend, Saline, NE.71

General Notes: 1900 United States Federal Census in Exeter, Fillmore, Nebraska, Roll: T623 926, Enumeration District: 21, Page: 1A, Name: Lizzie Becker, Relationship to head: Daughter, Age: 18, Race: White, Birthplace: Nebraska
Household Members: Name Age: Nicholas Becker 50, Caroline Becker 51, Mathias K Becker 22, Anna M Becker 20, Lizzie Becker 18, Rosy Becker 11, Will B Becker 9

1930 United States Federal Census - State: Nebraska, County: Fillmore, City: Exeter, township: Call Number/URL: Roll: 1280, Image: 628.0, Enumeration District: 30-8, Sheet #: 1B, Enumeration Date: 4 Apr 1930, Line #: 56, Place of Abode - 1. Street: S. 46th, 2. House #: , 3. Dwelling #: 16, 4. Family #: 16, 5. Name: O'Dea, Elizabeth C., 6. Relationship: Wife-H, Personal Description - 11. Sex: F, 12. Color: W, 13. Age: 48, 14. Married: M, 15. Age at first marriage: 28, Education - 16. in school: no, 17. able to read and write: yes, 18. Person's birth place: Nebraska, 19. Father's birth place: Germany, 20. Mother's birth place: Germany, 24. Speak English: yes, Occupation - 25. Trade: none

 

1935 Frances, Lester and Living, Elizabeth, George and Bernard O'Dea                                                                         George, Elizabeth, John and Francis O'Dea


4 Generations - Frances and Living, John and George O'Dea

23 Sep 1961 George L. O'Dea leaves to mourn his departure his wife Elizabeth, a patient at the Friend Annex

 

Elizabeth O'Dea
December 13, 1881
December 18, 1965

St. Stephen's Church
Exeter, Nebraska
10:00 A. M.
Tuesday, December 21, 1965

CLERGYMAN
Rt. Rev. Msgr. H. H. Ingenhorst
Exeter, Nebraska

PALLBEARERS
Paul Singleton    Jerome Singleton
Rudolph Jansen      Joseph Jansen
Albert Kaiser               Alvin Biester

INTERMENT
Exeter Cemetery
Exeter, Nebraska



The Fillmore County News, Exeter, Nebraska, Dec 23, 1965
Mrs. Elizabeth O'Dea
Mrs. Elizabeth O'Dea, daughter of Nickolas and Caroline Becker, was born at Exeter, Nebr., December 13, 1881 and passed away at the Friend Hospital Annex December 18, 1965, after 5 years of lingering illness.
She was united in marriage to George O'Dea of Exeter, Nebraska April 20,
1910 at St. Stephen's Catholic Church. They celebrated their Golden Wedding Anniversary in 1960.
Her survivors include her daughter, Mrs. Francis Singleton and husband Lester of York, a son Bernard O'Dea and wife Marjorie of Exeter. Grandchildren are Jerome Singleton of Lincoln, LaVerna Singleton of Denver, Colorado, Ann 0'Dea of Lincoln, Janice and Sara O'Dea of Exeter, Paul and Erma Singleton of Lincoln and 8 great-grandchildren; sister, Mrs. Rose Peterson of Auburn, Washington, and brother, Wm. Becker of Auburn, Washington, several nieces and nephews and a host of relatives and friends.
She was preceded in death by her husband George, her parents and a daughter Rose, who died in infancy; also sisters Mary Jansen and Anna Kaiser and brother Matt Becker.
Funeral services were held from St. Stephen's Catholic Church Tuesday, December 21 with Msgr. H. H. Ingenhorst officiating.
Pallbearers were Paul Singleton, Rudolph Jansen, Albert Kaiser, Jerome Singleton, Joseph Jansen and Alvin Biester.

  Out of town relatives and friend attending the funeral of Mrs. O'Dea were Miss LaVerna Singleton of Denver, Miss Erma Singleton, Lincoln; Mr. and Mrs. Paul Singleton and family and Mr. and Mrs. Jerome Singleton and family, Lincoln; Mr. and Mrs. Frank Poskochil of Elmwood, Nebraska, Mrs. Dorothy Cole, Crete; Mr. and Mrs. Alvin Beister, Geneva; Mr. and Mrs. L J. Collins, McCook; Mr. and Mrs. James O'Dea, Indianola; Mrs. Irene Treadway and Miss Ellen O'Dea of Kearney; Mr. and Mrs. Ed Quick, Mr. and Mrs. Ole Brouilette, Mr. Frank Opitz of York.72

 

Source
24.
1900 United States Federal Census
51. Family Histories - Dorothy E. Cole, Recorded 1 Apr 1984, part 2. .... Family Histories - O'Dea Booklet & McGowen Info - Paul.
66.
Family Histories - O'Dea Booklet & McGowen Info - Paul, add Clara. .... Family Group Records - John Henry Watson. .... Family Histories - Dorothy E. Cole, Recorded 1 Apr 1984, part 2. .... Lucille's Collection of hand written notes. .... Booklet - Louise M. Slinger's 80th Birthday, Lizzie. .... Web Site - Descendants of Peter & Anna Marie (Klien) Becker of Anna Barbara (Menke) Barkmeier.
67. Family Group Records - John Henry Watson, 2nd pg 4/20/1910. .... Family Histories - Dorothy E. Cole, Recorded 1 Apr 1984, 10 Apr 1910, part 2 gave town. .... Lucille's Collection of hand written notes, 10 Apr 1910. .... Family Group Records - Lucille Hill, 20 Apr 1910.
68. Family Histories - Dorothy E. Cole, Recorded 1 Apr 1984. .... Family Group Records - John Henry Watson. .... Family Histories - O'Dea Booklet & McGowen Info - Paul, place. Web Site - Descendants of Peter & Anna Marie (Klien) Becker.
69. Family Group Records - John Henry Watson, date only. .... Family Histories - Dorothy E. Cole, Recorded 1 Apr 1984, part 2. .... Web Site - Descendants of Peter & Anna Marie (Klien) Becker
71. Family Group Records - Lucille Hill.