Notes for: Vera Mercedes O. Bodine

From Ronny Bodine:

From Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania Marriage Records:
John DeFrancesco and Vera Mercedes Bodine were married in 1938.

From Social Security Records:
John Defrancesco, born 26 Dec 1911, died March 1974.

Vera Mercedes Bodine applied for a SSN in Sept 1937 and reported she was born 21 Oct 1918 in Darby, Penn., dau. of Harry W. & Anna W. Bodine. She died 8 Dec 1993. Her last residence was Philadelphia.

Obituary, The Philadelphia (Penn.) Inquirer of 4 March 1974.
DeFRANCESCO. Mar. 1, 1974, John S. of 5859 Brush Rd., husband of Vera M. (nee Bodine) and father of Robert J., Donna Dougherty, Susan M. and Jeanne R. Relatives and friends invited Tues. 7 P.M. and Wed. 9 A.M. to John F. Murray Funeral Home, 1014-16 E. Chelten ave. Funeral Mass 10 A.M. at Immaculate Conception Church. The family suggests offerings to Immaculate Conception Church.

Obituary, The Philadelphia (Penn.) Inquirer of 12 Dec 1993.
DeFRANCESCO. Dec. 8, 1993, Vera M. (nee Bodine), of Gtn [Germantown], wife of the late John S., mother of Robert, Donna Dougherty, Susan Gaunt, and Jeanne Anders, grandmother of nine, great grandmother of five, sister of Grace McCullough, Georges and Robert. Relatives and friends are invited to a viewing Mon., 9:00 A.M. and to a Mass of Christian Burial 10 A.M. at the Immaculate Conception Church. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the above named church. John F. Murray Funeral Home.