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Harry L. Mulligan

(1890 - 1956)

Messenger, January 26, 1956

Harry Leo Mulligan, 65, of Emmett, a retired district salesman for the Idaho Power company, died late Tuesday night in a Boise hospital after a long illness.

Mr. Mulligan was born May 21, 1890, at Tama, Iowa, and came to Emmett in 1912. He was married Aug. 24, 1921, in Nampa to Mettie Pilkerton. He was retired last June by the power company after 38 years of service.

He was a member of the Emmett Catholic church, the Knights of Columbus lodge, the Boise Elks lodge, Lawrence Dresser post of the American Legion in Emmett and the Emmett Veterans of Foreign Wars post.

Surviving in addition to Mrs. Mulligan are two brothers, Daniel P. Mulligan of Roseville; Calif., and Earl J. Mulligan of Tama; two sisters, Mrs. Nellie Youngman of Fairbanks, Iowa, and Mildred Mulligan of Phoenix, Ariz., and several nieces and nephews.

Requiem mass will be said at Sacred heart Catholic church Friday at 10 a.m. The Rev. Fr. Thomas Mulligan of Menlo Park, Calif., a cousin, will officiate and interment will be at Riverside. The Rosary will be recited at Beatty chapel today at 8 pm.

Pallbearers will be W. C. Griffith, Ralph Pettinger, Al 0lberding, Earl Stewart, John Carlson and Bruce Goves. Honorary pallbearers will be Walter Fisher, Robert S. Overstreet, Wayne Jones, Leslie J. Scott, Charles Wilton and Harry Putzier.




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