From the Chatsworth Plaindealer Chatsworth,Livingston,Illinois
MRS. BRIDGET (GARRITY) O'MALLEY MARCH 11, 1937
Mrs. Bridget O'Malley, for 40 years a resident of Chatsworth, died at 10:45 a.m., Monday, March 8, at the home of Mr. and Mrs. Carl Jesse, Moulton St., Pontiac, in whose home her son James resides. She had been with her daugther, Mrs. Andrew Schopp, in Grand Rapids, Michigan, until November. She had been an invalid for the past several months. Two weeks ago she suffered a slight stroke, which resulted in her death. Funeral services were held at 9:30 today in Saints Peter and Paul's Catholic church in Chatsworth. Burial was in St. Patrick's cemetery. Mrs. O'Malley was Bridget Garrity, born Feb. 8, 1857, in Galway, Ireland, the last of a family of seven. She came to America at the age of thirteen years and resided with her brother, Malachi Garrity, in Forrest towship, until her marriage to Lawrence O'Malley in 1879. After the death of her husband forty years ago, she with her five children moved to Chatsworth where she resided till death. She is survived by the following children: Mrs. Mary Schopp, Grand Rapids, Mich., Mrs. Nellie Rebholz, Chatsworth, William, of Milford, Agnes, Chatsworth, James, of Pontiac, five grandchildren and three great grandchildren.