John Henry Jurs

Male 1919 - 2006  (87 years)


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  • Name John Henry Jurs 
    Born 22 Jan 1919  San Francisco, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Name: John Henry Jurs
      [John Jurs]
      Gender: Male
      Race: White
      Birth Date: 22 Jan 1914
      Birth Place: San Francisco, California
      [San Francisc, California]
      Death Date: 2 Apr 2006
      Father: John H Jurs
      Mother: Winifred Chell
      SSN: 558182747
      Notes: Dec 1938: Name listed as JOHN HENRY JURS; 19 Oct 1994: Name listed as JOHN JURS
      U.S., Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007

      Name: John H Jurs
      Birth Date: 22 Jan 1919
      Gender: Male
      Mother's Maiden Name: Chell
      Birth County: San Francisco
      California Birth Index, 1905-1995

      Name: John Jurs
      Social Security Number: 558-18-2747
      Birth Date: 22 Jan 1919
      Issue Year: Before 1951
      Issue State: California
      Last Residence: 94030, Millbrae, San Mateo, California
      Death Date: 2 Apr 2006
      U.S., Social Security Death Index, 1935-2014

    Gender Male 
    Died 2 Apr 2006  Millbrae, San Mateo, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Name: John Jurs
      Social Security Number: 558-18-2747
      Birth Date: 22 Jan 1919
      Issue Year: Before 1951
      Issue State: California
      Last Residence: 94030, Millbrae, San Mateo, California
      Death Date: 2 Apr 2006


      John "Johnny" Jurs Of Burlingame, at rest, April 2, 2006. He was preceded in death by his wife, Peggy Jurs. A native of SF, age 87. Mr. Jurs grew up in San Francisco and started his boxing career as an amateur for the Catholic Youth Organization for four years. At the age of 22, he enlisted in the U.S. Army during WWII. When he was discharged, he started boxing again and boxed as a professional for three years. After retiring from boxing he drove a taxicab for 25 years in the Bay Area. He has no surviving family other than a godson, Jerry Michael Buckley and other members of the Buckley family. A Memorial Mass will be celebrated Thurs, April 6, 2006, 7pm, St. Dunstan's Church in Millbrae. Private Interment.
      Millbrae, California
      (Legecy)

      Name: John Jurs
      Age: 87
      Birth Date: Abt 1919
      Death Date: Abt 2006
      Publication Date: 4 Apr 2006
      Publication Place: USA
      Tombstone: 0
      Web: Obituary Daily Times Index, 1995-2016

      From the Daily Journal archives
      John (Johnny) Jurs
      Apr 4, 2006 Updated Jul 13, 2017
      John (Johnny) Jurs of Burlingame, at rest April 2, 2006. He was preceded in death by his wife, Peggy Jurs. Mr. Jurs grew up in San Francisco and started his boxing career as an amateur for the Catholic Youth Organization for four years.

      A native of San Francisco, age 87. At the age of 22, he enlisted in the U.S. Army during World War II. When he was discharged from the Army, he started his boxing again and boxed as a professional for three years. After retiring from boxing he drove a taxicab for 25 years in the Bay Area.

      He has no surviving family other than a godson, Jerry Michael Buckley and other members of the Buckley family.

      A Memorial Mass will be celebrated 7 p.m. Thursday, April 6, 2006, at St. Dunstan?s Church in Millbrae. Private interment.<
    Buried 6 Apr 2006  Millbrae, San Mateo, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I16741  Hickey, List, Bundesen, Thomsen, Jensen, Jessen
    Last Modified 20 Jul 2020 

    Father John Henry Jurs,   b. 3 May 1895, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Nov 1926, Los Angeles, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 31 years) 
    Mother Winifred Chell 
    Family ID F5976  Group Sheet

    Family Peggy,   d. Millbrae, San Mateo, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Last Modified 20 Jul 2020 
    Family ID F5978  Group Sheet


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