The Macomb Daily Journal-Thursday, November 17, 1927, page 8 KOCH Mrs. Margaret Koch, wife of Night Policeman, Sebastian Koch, of this city passed away at her home, 230 West Jackson street, at 3 o'clock this morning following a six months illness with complicated troubles.At the time of her death she was 67 years, 2 months, and 5 days of age.
Funeral services will be held at 9 o'clock Saturday morning, November 19, from the Catholic church here, with Rev. Michael Ryan officiating.Interment in the Catholic Cemetery.
Margaret Burke was born in Scotland township, August 12, 1860 and was the daughter of Dennis and Katherine (Breen) Burke, both now deceased.She came to Macomb city when a young woman where she has spent her life since that time.
She was united in marriage April 20, 1892 to Sebastian Koch, who survives her.To this union two children were born, Mrs. Marie Arnold, of this city, and George Koch, of Detroit.
She is survived by her husband and children and three brothers, Edward Burke, of Ottumwa, Iowa, Lawrence Burke, of Rock Island, Ill., and William Burke, of Weed, Calif., and one sister, Mrs. Julia McCutcheon, of this city.