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Henry Frank Cerny

Male 1902 - 1955  (52 years)


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  • Name Henry Frank Cerny 
    Born 1 Dec 1902  Rossville, Shawnee County, Kansas Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 30 Nov 1955  Rossville, Shawnee County, Kansas Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Rossville Cemetery, Rossville, Shawnee County, Kansas Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I166  Rossville
    Last Modified 24 Apr 2018 

    Father Thomas J Cerny,   b. 15 Jan 1873, Moravia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Dec 1943, Rossville, Shawnee County, Kansas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years) 
    Mother Catherine (Katherine) Slansky Cerny,   b. 12 Jan 1879, Kladno, Moravia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Oct 1950  (Age 71 years) 
    Married 1901 
    Family ID F58  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Halcia Marguerite Stalker Cerny,   b. 10 Nov 1903, Delia, Jackson County, Kansas Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Sep 1985, Rossville, Shawnee County, Kansas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years) 
    Married 7 Feb 1925  Hiawatha, Brown County, Kansas Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Louise Anne Cerny,   b. 1 Sep 1928, Rossville, Shawnee County, Kansas Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Oct 1930, Rossville, Shawnee County, Kansas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 2 years)
     2. Marcia Joy Cerny Terell
     3. Edith Marie Cerny McClain
    Documents
    Marriage- Stalker, Halcia-Cerny, Henry
    Marriage- Stalker, Halcia-Cerny, Henry
    Mr. Henry Cerny and Miss Halcia Stalker both of this community sprung a surprise on their friends today by announcing their marriage. The marriage took place February 7th at Hiawatha, Kansas. Miss Carrie Cerny, sister of the groom, and Mr. Emial Kovar were the attendants.
    Anniversary- Cerny, Henry and Halcia
    Anniversary- Cerny, Henry and Halcia
    On Feb. 7, Mr. and Mrs. Henry Cerny were pleasantly surprised when a group of friends and relatives came in with a basket supper, to help them celebrate their Silver Wedding anniversary. A lovely three-tiered wedding cake centered the table. The following guests were present: Mr. and Mrs. Bennie Dick, Wayne and Gary, Mr. and Mrs. Ernest Decker. Charlotte and Gerald, Mr. and Mrs. Stanley Davis, Beverly and Carolyn, Mr. and Mrs. Chris Viergever and daughters, Mr. and Mrs. Emial Kovar, Mrs. Katie Cerny, Mr. and Mrs. Ernest Rezac, Mr. and Mrs. Henry Cerny, Edith and Marcia.
    Last Modified 8 Dec 2019 22:18:28 
    Family ID F57  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 7 Feb 1925 - Hiawatha, Brown County, Kansas Link to Google Earth
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  • Documents
    Obituary- Cerny, Henry
    Obituary- Cerny, Henry
    Thursday, December 1, 1955
    Henry Cerny dead
    Henry Frank Cerny, 52, was found dead of carbon monoxide fumes Wednesday afternoon in the garage of his home. Cerny, well-known in this community, apparently took his own life. He had been in ill health for the past few years. His death was a shock to the community.
    He was born December 1, 1902, at Rossville and had been a life-long resident of the community. He had been a businessman in the community and in later years a used car dealer. He was a member of the Methodist Church, Rossville Masonic Lodge and the Czech Lodge No. 128.
    He is survived by his wife, Mrs. Halcia Cerny, of the home, two daughters, Mrs. Edith Marie McClain, Rossville, and Marcia Cerny of the home; one grandchild, and three sisters, Mrs. Alice Seitz, Delia, Mrs. Carrie Kovar, Rossville, and Mrs. Helen Helms, Wichita.

    Henry Frank Cerny
    Henry Frank Cerny, 52, died Wednesday, November 30, at his home in Rossville just the day before his 53rd birthday.
    Henry, son of the late Mr. and Mrs. Thomas Cerny was born on a farm northeast of Rossville on December 1, 1902. He spent his entire life in this community. He was married to Miss Halcia Stalker, also of this community, on February 7, 1925. To this union were born three daughters, Louise Anne preceded his in death at the age of two years. He was a member of the Methodist Church and Rossville Masonic Lodge.
    Living survivors are his wife, Mrs. Halcia Cerny of the home; two daughters, Mrs. Edith McClain, Rossville, and Marcia Joy Cerny of the home; one grandchild Shelley Ann McClain; three sisters, Mrs. Carrie Kovar, Rossville, Mrs. Alice Seitz, Delia, Mrs. Helen Helms, Wichita; and several nieces and nephews. Also a host of friends and other relatives.
    The funeral was held in the Rossville Methodist church with Rev. Don Jones officiating. Music was furnished by Mrs. Joe Campbell, Mrs. Don Jones and Mrs. Marlin Harth. Pall bearers were Chris Viergever, Ernest Decker, Henry Martinek, Norman Lambotte, Milton Perry, Howard French, Bennie Dick and Cletus Reding. Interment was in Rossville Cemetery.
    Birthday- Cerny, Henry
    Birthday- Cerny, Henry
    Mr. and Mrs. Tom Cerny living northeast of Rossville gave a birthday surprise party Monday evening in honor of their son Henry's twenty-second birthday anniversary.