24 March 2015

52 Ancestors Wk 10 - Adele Pireaux

Adele Pireaux was born May 5, 1903 in Primrose Pennsylvania. She was the daughter of Emile and Irma Pireaux, who had recently immigrated from Belgium (the 4th of 8 kids).


On Octoer 30, 1922 she married Vital DeValkeneer. They had 4 children, 3 girls and a boy.


She died August 25, 1940 at the age of 37 of lobar pneumonia and pulmonary abscess. Her youngest child was only 2.

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Parents:
Emile Francois Joseph Piraux (1871 – 1929)
Irma Henri (1872 – 1947)

Siblings:
Helene Piraux (1897-1899)
Marcelin Leopold Joseph Piraux (1899-1910)
Josephine Maria Piraux (1901-1953)
Joseph Pireaux (1905-?)
Louise Pireaux (1907-?)
Amil (Emile) J. Pireaux (1911-1977)
Ector Piraux (1914-?) 

Spouse:
Vital DeValkeneer (1897-1965)

Children:
Frances Erma DeValkeneer (1923-1979
Alma Celestine DeValkeneer (1930-1980)
Marlene Magdalene DeValkeneer (1934-2008)
Donald Eddie DeValkeneer (1938-2015)