St. Elizabeth's Cemetery
Keokuk County, Iowa
Uploaded 8/16/2008


Margaret Young married Lawrence Fagen (1st)
Their children
1. Ed Fagen
2. Lou Fagen

Mrs. Margaret (Young) Fagen married Michael Clarahan (2nd)
Their children
1. Will Clarahan
2. Joseph Clarahan

Lou L. Fagen, age 83, died at his home in Sigourney. Mr. Fagen was a lifetime resident of Keokuk County. He was born July 12, 1860 in Lancaster Twp., Keokuk Co. Iowa, and was the son of Mr. and Mrs. Lawrence Fagen. On April 23, 1895, he was united in marriage to Mrs. Kate (Baker) Goeldner. (She was the daughter of Michael and Margaret (Anton) Baker and the widow of Oscar Goeldner) Mr. and Mrs. Fagen had no children, but they took into their home, Mr. Fagen's niece and nephew, Rose and William Clarahan, when they were 10 and 7 years old, and cared for them until they had homes of their own. Surviving Mr. Fagen are his wife and a half-brother, Joe Clarahan. Preceding him in death were his brother Ed Fagen, who died about 6 years ago and a half-brother, Will Clarahan who died 40 years ago.

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