Vincent Edward Parro1,2

M, b. 4 August 1927, d. 28 March 1968
  • Birth*: Vincent Edward Parro was born on 4 August 1927 at Chicago, Cook County, Illinois, USA.1,2
  • Death*: He died on 28 March 1968 at Blue Island, Cook County, Illinois, USA, at age 40;
    Vincent E. Parro, March 28, loving father of Vincent E., Jr., Kirk, and Christine; dear son of the late Earl D. and Genevieve Parro; found brother of Donald F., Dr. Richard J., Robert C., William C., and the late David E. Funeral Saturday, 9:30 a.m., from Donnellan Funeral Home, 10525 S. Western avenue, to St. Walter church. Mass 10 a.m. Interment Calvary. BE 8-0075
    Chicago Tribune, March 29, 1968, page c14.3
  • Burial*: He was buried on 30 March 1968 at Calvary Cemetery, Evanston, Cook County, Illinois, USA.3


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Arthur L. Paslay1

M, b. circa 1907

Family: Alice Connor b. 18 Mar 1909, d. 14 Mar 2006


  1. [S2311] Paslay-Connor marriage license, no. 9584:, accessed April 14, 2016. Book 808, Page 222.
  2. [S2311] Paslay-Connor marriage license, no. 9584: California, County Marriages, 1850-1952;, accessed April 14, 2016. Book 808, Page 222.
  3. [S2644] Arthur L. Pasley and Alice Connor marriage record: Accessed March 7, 2018 on

M. F. Paslay1

  • Marriage*: M. F. Paslay married Leona Moore before 1907; Date date chosen prior to birth of know son.1

Family: Leona Moore


  1. [S2311] Paslay-Connor marriage license, no. 9584:, accessed April 14, 2016. Book 808, Page 222.

Gracia Violet Pennington1

F, b. 24 October 1910, d. 15 December 2000

Family: William John Connor b. 14 Jul 1910, d. 4 Apr 1942


  1. [S375] Nancy Post, "Post, Nancy - Connor Ahnentafel."

Alex Pesko1

M, b. 27 November 1915, d. 19 May 1997
  • Birth*: Alex Pesko was born on 27 November 1915 at Chicago, Cook County, Illinois, USA.1,2
  • Residence*: He lived in January 1942 at 391 Second Street, Benton Harbor, Michigan, USA.1
  • Occupation*: He was Machinist on 24 January 1942.1
  • Retirement*: He was retired in 1974 from Clark Equipment Co., located in Benton Harbor where he was a foreman.2
  • Death*: He died on 19 May 1997 at St. Joseph, Berrien County, Michigan, USA, at age 81.

    Alex Pesko
    - Alex Pesko, 81, of St. Joseph, died May 19, 1997, at Lakeland Medical Center, St. Joseph.
    Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. Friday, May 23, at Trinity Lutheran church, in St. Joseph, of which he was a member. Visitation will be from 3 to 5 p.m. and from 7 to 9 p.m. Thursday at Kerley & Starks Funeral Home, St. Joseph. Memorial may be made to Trinity Lutheran Church or donors choice. Burial will be in North Shore Memory Gardens, Hagar Shores, where graveside military rites will be conducted by Coloma American Legion No. 362, Veterans of Foreign Wars No. 1137, Benton Harbor and Disabled American Veterans Chapter 17, Benton Harbor.
    Mr. Pesko was born November 27, 1915, in Chicago. He was a foreman for Clark Equipment Co., in Benton Harbor, retiring in 1974. He was a U. S. Air Force Veteran, serving during World War II, and was a member of the American Legion Post No. 163, St. Joseph.
    Surviviors include: his wife, Anna (Batke) Pesko, whom he married on Jan. 24, 1942, in St. Joseph; three daughters -- Mrs. Richard (Janice) Bicknell and Mrs. James (Karen) Walder, both of Longmont, Colo., and Mrs. Richard (Linda) Van Hoedt of St. Joseph; four granchildren; four great-granchildren; two brothers -- Frank Pesko of Benton Harbor and George Pesko of St. Joseph; and three sisters -- Leza Cranz of Delton, Mich., and Anna Mosher and Lou Hook, both of Benton Harbor.
    He was preceded in death by a daughter, Beverly Pesko, in 1961, a grandson, Jeffery Van Hoedt in 1972, his parents, Fred and Anna (Samaschko) Pesko, a sister Sophie Pesko, and a brother, Michael Pesko.
    Herald-Palladium, May 21, 1997.2
  • Burial*: He was buried on 23 May 1997 at North Shore Memorial Gardens, Hagar Shores, Berrien County, Michigan, USA.2



  1. [S1043] Certificate, Alex Pesko and Anna Batke marriage of January 24, 1942, FHL #1954314.
  2. [S1169] Herald-Palladium, May 21, 1997.

Beverly Pesko1

F, d. 1961
  • Death*: Beverly Pesko died in 1961.1


  1. [S1169] Herald-Palladium, May 21, 1997.

Michael Pesko1

M, d. before 1997
  • Death*: Michael Pesko died before 1997.1


  1. [S1169] Herald-Palladium, May 21, 1997.

Sophie Pesko1

F, d. before 1997
  • Death*: Sophie Pesko died before 1997.1


  1. [S1169] Herald-Palladium, May 21, 1997.

Phyllis Pignato1,2

F, b. circa 1938, d. 24 March 2018
  • Married Name: Her married name was Maher.1
  • Birth*: Phyllis Pignato was born circa 1938.2
  • Marriage*: She married Donald W. Maher, son of John Francis Maher and Eileen Bernice Woods.1
  • Death*: Phyllis Pignato died on 24 March 2018 at Frankfort, Will County, Illinois, USA; Phyllis A. Maher (nee Pignato), age 80, of Frankfort formerly of Chicago, passed away peacefully on Saturday, March 24, 2018 at her home with her family by her side. Loving wife of the late Donald Maher; beloved mother of Patricia Maher, late Kimberly Maher and Kelly Maher; dearest daughter of the late Sebastian Pignato and the late Patricia (late Eddie) Romb (nee DePhillips); cherished grandmother of Dominica Maher-Miller. A Celebration of Life will be held at a later date. Funeral Arrangements handled by Kurtz Memorial Chapel, Frankfort for information or 815-806-2225. On website March 25, 2018.3,2

Family: Donald W. Maher b. 12 May 1934, d. 19 Mar 2000


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  3. [S945] Facebook, online, Posted on Kelly Maher's Facebook page March 24, 2018.
  4. [S1676] Find A Grave, online, Eileen B. Woods Maher, memorial # 6128476 created by Carleen Malone, January 27, 2002. Accessed August 20, 2015.

Grace Pomeroy

F, b. 1 January 1882, d. 27 January 1919

Family: Joseph Vincent Sullivan b. 1 Nov 1877, d. 2 Jan 1962


  1. [S1525] Grace M. Sullivan, Illinois, Certificate of Death,, accessed April 12, 2012.
  2. [S594] Donald Joseph Sullivan, Illinois certificate and record of death, Family History Library, MF# 1239971.
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