Genealogy Trails' Kansas

SHAWNEE COUNTY, KANSAS

OBITS

ASKLUND, MANNIE J.

Mannie J. Asklund, age 28 (26?) died Thursday night at a local hospital. The body was taken to Osage City for burial. (The Topeka Daily State Journal, Friday, July 8, 1919, transcribed by Jim Laird)

ATHON, FLORENCE

Ex-Resident is Dead at 77; Rites Pending

Lyndon - Mrs. Florence Athon, 77, formerly of Topeka, died Wednesday morning in a rest home.

She was born Dec. 18, 1887 in Quenemo, Kan., and had lived in Topeka for 15 years before entering the rest home.

Survivors include two sons, Cloyce L. Athon, Marysville, and Jon R. Athon, Overbrook, a daughter, Mrs. Bernice Purdy, 3345 California, Topeka; 12 grandchildren, nine great-grandchildren; two sisters, Mrs. Lucille Brooks, Michigan Valley, and Mrs. Lora Leonard, Quenomo; and a brother, William Davidson, Quenomo.

Services will be announced by the Baker Funeral Home, Overbrook. (The Topeka Daily Capital, Thursday, December 16, 1965, transcribed by Jim Laird)

BARTON, MARGARET E.

Margaret E. Barton, age 38, died June 30, at 434 Lake street. The body will be taken to Auburn, Kan. For burial. (the Topeka Daily State Journal, Tuesday, July 1, 1919, transcribed by Jim Laird)

BELL, PATSY

The body of Mrs. Patsy Bell, arrived here Thursday from St. Joseph. Funeral announcements later. (The Topeka Daily State Journal, Friday, July 25, 1919, transcribed by Jim Laird)

The funeral of Mrs. Patsy Bell, who died Sunday at St. Joseph, Mo., was held Saturday afternoon at 1 o'clock from Stonestreet's chapel. Burial in Topeka cemetery. (The Topeka Daily State Journal, Saturday, July 26, 1919, transcribed by Jim Laird)

BIRTELL, THEODORE

The funeral of Theodore Birtell, age 14, who died Friday at the home of his parents will be held Sunday afternoon at 1:30 o'clock from the residence. (The Topeka Daily State Journal, Saturday, August 2, 1919, transcribed by Jim Laird)

BOSSLER, FANNIE B.

The funeral of Mrs. Fannie B. Bossler, who died Wednesday at the home of her daughter, Mrs. Minnie Boyles, 1272 Mulvane street was held Thursday morning at 11 o'clock. The body was taken to Dennison, Kan., for burial. (The Topeka Daily State Capital, Thursday, July 10, 1919, transcribed by Jim Laird)

BRADY, ANNA C.

The funeral of Mrs. Anna C. Brady, will be held Friday morning at 9 o'clock from the Church of the Holy Name. Burial in Mt. Calvary cemetery. (The Topeka Daily State Capital, Thursday, July 10, 1919, transcribed by Jim Laird)

Mrs. Anna C. Brady, age 84, died this morning at her home, 417 Lincoln. She is survived by her husband, Luke Brady; one son, Austin Brady, American counsul in Chile; and one daughter, Mrs. Mary Niccum of Los Angeles, Cal. Funeral announcements later. (The Topeka Daily State Journal, Wednesday, July 9, 1919, transcribed by Jim Laird)

BROOKS, MARY A.

Mary A. Brooks, age 71, died Thursday in a local hospital. The funeral will be held Saturday afternoon at 2:30 o'clock from the Rossville Methodist Church. (The Topeka Daily State Journal, Friday, August 1, 1919, transcribed by Jim Laird)

The funeral of Mrs. Mary A. Brooks, age 71, who died Thursday in a local hospital will be held Sunday afternoon at 2:30 o'clock from the Rossville Methodist Church. Burial in Rossville. (The Topeka Daily State Journal, Saturday, August 2, 1919, transcribed by Jim Laird)

BRYAN, MARTHA A.

The funeral of Martha A. Bryan, age 63, who died Monday in a local hospital, was held Tuesday at 10:30 o'clock from Bomgardner's chapel. Burial in Topeka Cemetery. (the Topeka Daily State Journal, Tuesday, July 1, 1919, transcribed by Jim Laird)

BUCKMAN, A. H.

Early Settler Dies

A. H. Buckland Lived Southwest of Topeka Since 1871.

A. H. Buckland, an early settler of Kansas, died Wednesday at his home Southwest of Topeka. He was a member of Lincoln Post No. 1 G. A. R. He was also a charter member of the Oak grange.

Buckman came to this county in 1869 and lived southwest of Topeka since 1871. Besides his widow, he is survived by five children, Mrs. J. S. White, Mrs. Emery Brobst, Jesse Buckman, Roy Buckman and Miss Mabel Buckman, all of Topeka and a sister, Mrs. Mercy Cobb of Red Bluff, Cal. The funeral will be held Friday morning from the home. The services will be in charge of the G. A. R. Burial in Mission Center Cemetery. (The Topeka Daily State Journal, Thursday, July 10, 1919, transcribed by Jim Laird)

BURROW, LAYMAN RICHARD

The funeral of Layman Richard Burrow, the 9 months old son of Mr. and Mrs. Frank Burrow, who died Wednesday in Big Springs, was held Thursday morning from the home. Burial in Big Springs cemetery. (The Topeka Daily State Journal, Thursday, July 24, 1919, transcribed by Jim Laird)

BURTON, MARGARET E.

Margaret E. Burton, age 38, died Monday at the residence, 434 Lake Street. The funeral will be held Wednesday afternoon at 3 o'clock from the Auburn Methodist church. Burial in Mt. Auburn Cemetery. (the Topeka Daily State Journal, Tuesday, July 2, 1919, transcribed by Jim Laird)

BUTLER, IDA ELIZABETH

Atchison - Services will be at 2 p.m. Thursday at Stanton Mortuary here for Mrs. Ida Elizabeth Butler, 90, Atchison, who died Monday at a hospital here. Burial in Nortonville Cemetery.

She was born Jan. 31, 1875 at Bushnell, Ill., and grew up in the Pardee community of Atchison County. She lived in Nortonville community before moving to Atchison. She was a telephone operator at Nortonville many years. She was a member of First Christian church at Atchison.

Her husband, Herbert Butler, preceded her in death. Survivors include a son, a grandson and four great-grandchildren. (The Topeka Daily capital, Wednesday, December 13, 1965, transcribed by Jim Laird)

BUTLER, LULU M.

Lulu M. Butler, age 23, died Monday at a local hospital. The funeral will be held at 3 o'clock Wednesday afternoon from the Oakland Methodist Church. Burial in Topeka Cemetery. (The Topeka Daily State Journal, Tuesday, July 22, 1919, transcribed by Jim Laird)

CARTER, J.D .

J. D. Carter, age 68, died June 27 in a local hospital. The body will be taken to Manhattan for burial. (the Topeka Daily State Journal, Tuesday, July 1, 1919, transcribed by Jim Laird)

CASEY, OLAF

The funeral of Olaf Casey, the 6 months old son of Mr. and Mrs. Olaf Casey, who died Saturday afternoon at the home of his parents, 1120 North Kansas Avenue, was held Monday afternoon at 3 o'clock from Conwell chapel in North Topeka. Burial in Topeka cemetery. (The Topeka Daily State Journal, Monday, July 28, 1919, transcribed by Jim Laird)

CLARK, SADIE J.

Mrs. Sadie J. Clark, aged 69, died Wednesday morning at a local hospital. The body will be taken to Onaga for burial. (The Topeka State Daily Journal, Thursday July 3, 1919, transcribed by Jim Laird)

COOPER, ETHEL MAY

Ethel May Cooper, age 8, died July 6 at a local hospital. The body will be taken to Columbus, Kansas for burial. (The Topeka Daily State Journal, Monday, July 7, 1919, transcribed by Jim Laird)

COSTILLO, JOSE

The funeral of Jose Costillo, the 7 months old son of Mr. and Mrs. Costillo who died Friday at the home of his parents, 318 Arch street, was held Saturday afternoon at 1 o'clock from the residence. Burial in Mt. Calvary Cemetery. (The Topeka Daily State Journal, Saturday, July 26, 1919, transcribed by Jim Laird)

COULTER, GEORGE L.

Gorge L. Coulter, age 67, died July 18, at his residence, 313 Michigan avenue. The funeral will be held Monday from the Oakland Christian Church. Burial in Topeka Cemetery. (The Topeka Daily State Journal, Saturday, July 19, 1919, transcribed by Jim Laird)

DAY, PEARL B.

The funeral of Mrs. Pearl B. Day, who died Monday at the home of her mother, Mrs. E. J. Lewis, 115 West Twelfth street, will be held Thursday afternoon at 2 o'clock from the U. B. Church at Lecompton. (The Topeka Daily State Journal, Tuesday, July 29, 1919, transcribed by Jim Laird)

Mrs. Pearl B. Day, age 33, wife of Lawrence P. Day died Monday at the home of her mother, Mrs. E. J. Lewis, 115 West Twelfth street. Funeral announcements later. (The Topeka Daily State Journal, Monday, July 28, 1919, transcribed by Jim Laird)

DEXTER, J. W.

The funeral of J. W. Dexter, who died Thursday at his home near Silver Lake, will be held at 2:30 o'clock Saturday afternoon from the residence. Burial in Silver Lake Cemetery. (The Topeka Daily State Journal, Friday, July 4, 1914, transcribed by Jim Laird)

DONNELLY, SARAH

The funeral of Mrs. Sarah Donnelly, age 27, who died Wednesday, will be held at 2 o'clock Monday afternoon from Brown's chapel. The service will be in charge of Household Rule No. 166. All other Households are invited. Burial in Mt. Auburn cemetery. (The Topeka Daily State Journal, Saturday, August 2, 1919, transcribed by Jim Laird)

DUNCAN, LAURA

Laura Duncan, age 23, died this morning at her home, 122 North Quincy street. The funeral will be held Saturday afternoon at 4:30 from the Central Avenue Christian Church. Burial in Topeka Cemetery. (The Topeka Daily State Journal, Friday, August 1, 1919, transcribed by Jim Laird)

DUTCHER, LENA RUHLING (MRS. J. D.)

Word has been received of the death of Mrs. J. D. Dutcher, formerly Miss Lena Ruhling, of North Topeka, who died Thursday at her home in Woodland, Cal. (The Topeka Daily State Journal, Tuesday, July 29, 1919, transcribed by Jim Laird)

ELLIS, BENNIE J.

Dies at camp Lewis

On July 26, just three months ago, Bennie J. Ellis joined the Thirteenth ammunition train at Fort Riley. On August 5, he entrained to Camp Lewis, Wash., and on October 21, died in the Washington Army camp. He was the son of Mr. and Mrs. Jonathan L. Ellis, 224 West Laurent street, Topeka. He was 26 years old, having been born in Hall county, Neb., on January 10, 1892. When a small boy, Ellis and his brother attended the Methodist Sunday school at Clifton, Kan., and later he was a devoted church worker. He is survived by his parents and four brothers, Silas, Watson and Boyd of Topeka and George Ellis, a member of the Tenth division, now stationed at Camp Funston. Mr. Ellis will be buried with full military honors. The funeral will be held this morning at 10 o'clock from Penwell's chapel and will be in charge of Dr. Edmund J. Kulp. The burial will be in Mt. Hope Cemetery. (The Topeka Daily Capital, Tuesday, October 29, 1918, transcribed by Jim Laird)

FINLAY, MARY C.

The funeral of Mrs. Mary C. Finlay, age 85, who died Friday night at her home, 1617 Van Buren street, will be held Monday morning at 10 o'clock from the home of her sons, J. C. Dolman, 805 Garfield. She is survived by three other children, Mrs. Emma Ransdell of Topeka; R. Dolman, of Omaha, Neb. and Clyde C. Dolman of Long Beach, Calif. (The Topeka Daily State Journal, Saturday, July 12, 1919, transcribed by Jim Laird)

FORSYTH, E. L.

The funeral of E. L. Forsyth, a Civil war veteran who died Staurday, will be held from Bomgardner's chapel at 10 o'clock Tuesday morning. The body will be sent to Lincoln, Ill., for interment. Forsyth was born in New York state, August 12, 1842. He enlisted in the federal army at Lincoln, Il., in 1862 and served until the end of the Civil War under General Sherman. In 1867 he married Eleanor Beach, at Lincoln, Ill., and she and one son, Ed L. Forsyth of Needles, Calif., survive. The family moved to Kansas in 1880. (The Topeka Daily State Journal, Monday, July 14, 1919, transcribed by Jim Laird)

FORTE, MABEL

The funeral of Mrs. Mabel Forte, age 35, who died Saturday at her residence, 2011 West Tenth street will be held Wednesday afternoon at 2:30 o'clock. Burial in Big Springs. (The Topeka Daily State Journal, Monday, July 14, 1919, transcribed by Jim Laird)

GORDON, WILLIAM

William Gordon, died July 26 at 404 East Eighth street. Funeral announcements later. (The Topeka Daily State Journal, Saturday, July 26, 1919, transcribed by Jim Laird)

Wm. Gordon is Dead

Old Topeka Resident Conducted Grocery on Madison Street

William Gordon, 63 (68?), years old, died Saturday at his home, 404 East Eighth street. He was an old resident of Topeka and had for years been identified with the grocery business here, conducting a store on the corner of Eighth and Madison streets. The funeral will be held from the residence at 4 o'clock Monday afternoon. Burial will be in Topeka Cemetery. (The Topeka Daily State Journal, Monday, July 28, 1919, transcribed by Jim Laird)

GREEN, GEORGE

George Green, 44 years old died Tuesday at his home, 1212 North Tyler street. He is survived by his wife and four children. The funeral arrangements will be made later. (Note: Same newspaper, Thursday, July 24, 1919. The funeral of George Greene, who died Tuesday at his home, 1212 North Tyler, was held Thursday afternoon at 2 o'clock from Hamilton's undertaking parolors. Burial in Mt. Auburn Cemetery. (The Topeka Daily State Journal, Wednesday, July 23, 1919, transcribed by Jim Laird)

GRIFFITH, ELIZABETH

The funeral of Mrs. Elizabeth Griffith, will be held Tuesday morning at 10:30 o'clock from the Bethel Church. Burial in Prairie Home cemetery. (The Topeka Daily State Journal, Monday, July 7, 1919, transcribed by Jim Laird)

HANSON, ALZNIA M.

The funeral of Mrs. Alznia M. Hanson, aged 54, who died Wednesday at her home, 284 Arter avenue, will be held at 10:30 o'clock Saturday morning from the home. The body will be taken to Alma for burial. (The Topeka State Daily Journal, Thursday July 3, 1919, transcribed by Jim Laird)

HANSON, MARY

Mrs. Mary Hanson, age 55, died this morning at the residence, 284 Arter avenue. Funeral announcements later. (The Topeka Daily State Journal, Wednesday, June 2, 1919, transcribed by Jim Laird)

HARDY, CLAUDE C.

Claude c. Hardy, died Saturday at McFarland, Kan. He was born September 21, 1856. He came to Kansas in 1869. Moved from Topeka to McFarland in 1909. He is survived by his widow, Mrs. Hardy and three daughters. The funeral service will be held at Topeka Cemetery Tuesday afternoon at 2:30 o'clock. (The Topeka Daily State Journal, Monday, July 21, 1919, transcribed by Jim Laird)

HARGROVE, HELEN MARIE

Effingham - Services were Friday at St. Ann's Catholic Church here for Mrs. Helen Marie Hargrove, 30, Effingham, who died Tuesday in a Kansas City hospital. She had poly arteritis, a rare ailment characterized by inflammation of several arteries at the same time.

She was born Sept. 7, 1935 at Arrington.

She was married to Max Hargrove, August 29, 1953.

Besides her husband, survivors include two daughters, Rene Ann Hargrove and Jeanne Marie Hargrove, both of the home, her mother, Mrs. Margaret Gerety; two sisters, Mrs. Donna Smith, Berryton and Mrs. Bonnie Schneider, Topeka and two brothers, Ralph Gerety and Bill Gerety, both of Nortonville.

Burial was in Effingham cemetery. Stutz-Shifflett Funeral Home at Effingham was in charge of arrangements. (The Topeka Daily Capital, Saturday, December 18, 1965, transcribed by Jim Laird)

HEDGE, MARY ANN

The funeral of Mrs. Mary Ann Hedge, who died Saturday, will be held Tuesday afternoon at 2:30 o'clock from the St. John's A. M. E. Church. Burial in Mt. Auburn Cemetery. (The Topeka Daily State Journal, Monday, July 21, 1919, transcribed by Jim Laird)

HEDRICK, FRANK CHARLES

The funeral of Frank Charles Hedrick, the 3 year old son of Mr. and Mrs. Charles Hedrick, 738 Chester Street, who died Monday morning was held Tuesday afternoon at 3 o'clock from Penwell's chapel. Burial in Foster Cemetery. (the Topeka Daily State Journal, Tuesday, July 1, 1919, transcribed by Jim Laird)

HENRY, JOSEPHINE W.

Josephine W. Henry, age 27, wife of James H. Henry, died Tuesday night at her home near Auburn. The funeral will be held Thursday afternoon from Oak Grange Hall, Mission Center Cemetery. (The Topeka Daily State Journal, Wednesday, July 23, 1919, transcribed by Jim Laird)

Josephine W. Henry, age 27, wife of James H. Henry, died Tuesday night at her home near Auburn. The funeral will be held Thursday afternoon from Oak Grange Hall, Mission Center Cemetery. (The Topeka Daily State Journal, Wednesday, July 23, 1919, transcribed by Jim Laird)

HOBOKA, MARTHA

Martha Hoboka, age 21, died Wednesday in Emporia. Body was brought to Topeka today. Funeral will be held Sunday afternoon at 2 o'clock from the Salem Church. Burial in Bower Cemetery. (The Topeka Daily State Journal, Saturday, July 12, 1919, transcribed by Jim Laird)

HOLMES, CLAY W.

Word has been received of the death of Clay W. Holmes, at his home in Elmira, N. Y. He is an uncle of Mrs. T. J. Hankin and Frank S. Thomas Sr. (The Topeka Daily State Journal, Friday, August 1, 1919, transcribed by Jim Laird)

HOWARD, JULIA

The funeral of Mrs. Julia Howard, age 45, who died Thursday afternoon at her home, 1519 Mulvane street, was held Saturday afternoon at 3 o'clock from the residence. Burial in Rossville Cemetery. (The Topeka Daily State Journal, Saturday, August 2, 1919, transcribed by Jim Laird)

HUBBARD, MARTHA E.

Mrs. Martha E. Hubbard, age 50 (59?), died Wednesday at her home, 411 Tyler Street. The body was taken to Circleville, Kan., for burial Friday morning at 9:30 o'clock. (The Topeka Daily State Capital, Thursday, July 10, 1919, transcribed by Jim Laird)

HUFF, W. B.

The funeral of W. B. Huff, formerly of Topeka, who died Saturday at his home in Oklahoma City, was held today at Burlingame, Kan. (The Topeka Daily State Journal, Tuesday, July 29, 1919, transcribed by Jim Laird)

JENKINS, SAMUEL

The funeral of Samuel Jenkins, age 77, who died Sunday at his home on Route 26, will be held Tuesday afternoon at 2:30 o'clock from St. John's A. M. E. Church. Burial in Mt. Hope Cemetery. (The Topeka Daily State Journal, Monday, July 14, 1919, transcribed by Jim Laird)

JONES, MINNIE

Mrs. Minnie Jones, age 72, died Monday morning at her home, 1309 Quincy Street. The funeral will be held Wednesday afternoon from the residence at 2:30 o'clock. Burial in Oskaloosa. (The Topeka Daily State Journal, Monday, July 14, 1919, transcribed by Jim Laird)

JOY, S. J.

The funeral of S. J. Joy who died Thursday at his home, 615 Quincy, was held Saturday morning at 10:30 o'clock from the Olive Branch United Brethren Church north of Rossville. Burial in Olive Branch cemetery. (The Topeka Daily State Journal, Saturday, July 12, 1919, transcribed by Jim Laird)

LANGLEY, WILLIAM

William Langley, aged 58, died this morning at his home, 125 Quincy Street. The funeral will be held at 2 o'clock Saturday afternoon from Penwell's chapel. Burial in Topeka Cemetery. (The Topeka State Daily Journal, Thursday July 3, 1919, transcribed by Jim Laird)

LANTZ, CHARLES J.

Mrs. Frank G. Swanson, 304 Clay street, has received word of the death of her brother, Charles J. Lantz, of Chicago, Ill. Burial will take place in Stanford, Neb. (The Topeka Daily State Journal, Friday, July 11, 1919, transcribed by Jim Laird)

LAWRENCE, MARY

Miss Mary Lawrence, died Tuesday in Minnepolis. The funeral will be held from the home of her aunt, Mrs. Mary Lawrence, 414 East First Street, Monday afternoon at 3 o'clock. Burial in Mt. Auburn Cemetery. (The Topeka Daily State Journal, Saturday, July 12, 1919, transcribed by Jim Laird)

LEUTHOLDT, FLORA

The funeral of Mrs. Flora Leutholdt, age 47, who died Thursday, at her home, 1403 Lincoln street, will be held from the residence Saturday morning at 11 o'clock. The body will be taken to Strawn, Kan., for burial. (The Topeka Daily State Journal, Friday, July 4, 1914, transcribed by Jim Laird)

LOCKHART, BEURON

Bueron Lockhart Dies in Atchison

Atchison - Beuron Lockhart, 78, retired Atchison County farmer, died Friday in an Atchison nursing home.

He was born April 10, 1887 in Janesville, Va., and came to the Midwest as a child. He farmed in Marshall and Brown counties before coming to Atchison County in 1946.

He was a member of the Methodist Church.

Survivors include a daughter, Mrs. Hazel Harrier, 142 N. Buchanan, Topeka; two sons, Willis, Cummings, and Glenn Cedar Vale; two sisters, Mrs. Ida Watson, Maitland, Mo., and Mrs. Martha Robnett, Shuttgart, Ark., a brother, Zion, Summer, Wash., and five grandchildren.

Services will be at 2 p.m. Monday at Stanton Chapel, Atchison, with burial in the cemetery at Horton. (The Topeka Daily Capital, Saturday, December 18, 1965, transcribed by Jim Laird)

LONG, ARTHUR W.

Word has been received of the death of Arthur W. Long, formerly of this city who died Tuesday in San Francisco, Calif. Burial took place in San Francisco. (The Topeka Daily State Journal, Saturday, July 12, 1919, transcribed by Jim Laird)

LUX, KATHERINE

The funeral of Mrs. Katherine Lux, who died Wednesday, will be held Saturday afternoon at 2:30 from her home, 408 West Larch street. Burial in Topeka Cemetery. (The Topeka Daily State Journal, Friday, August 1, 1919, transcribed by Jim Laird)

MELLEN, MARY

Mrs. Mary Mellen, age 77, of Norway, Kan., died this morning at the home of her daughter, Mrs. Lily Krigline, 331 Western Avenue. Funeral announcements later. (The Topeka Daily State Journal, Saturday, July 19, 1919, transcribed by Jim Laird)

MENDOZA, CARLIS

The funeral of Carlis Mendoza, age 8, who died Tuesday at his home, 115 Madison street, was held Wednesday afternoon at 6 o'clock. Burial in Mt. Calvary Cemetery. (The Topeka Daily State Journal, Wednesday, July 9, 1919, transcribed by Jim Larid)

MORAN, MARY L.

Mrs. Mary L. Moran, age 48, of 1049 Boswell, died Wednesday night. The funeral will be held Saturday morning at 10:30 o'clock at the Shiloh Baptist Church. The remains will be sent to Frankfort, Kan., for burial. (The Topeka Daily State Journal, Thursday, July 24, 1919, transcribed by Jim Laird)

NIEMANN, ELIZABETH KLOEPPER

Niemann services Will Be Monday

Nortonville - Services will be at 10:30 a.m. Monday at St. Matthew's Lutheran church here for Mrs. Elizabeth Kloepper Niemann, 97, Nortonville.

She died Thursday at the home of a son, Herbert W. Niemann, Route 1, Nortonville, where she had lived the past several years.

She was born Feb. 15, 1868 at Minden, West Phalen, Germany. She was a charter member of the St. Matthew;s Lutheran Church at Nortonville and was a member of the Ladies' Aid at the church.

She was preceded in death by her husband and three daughters.

Survivors include a daughter, Mrs. Lena Nittler, Greeley, Colo., three other sons, Edward Miemann, Route 1, Nortonville, Elvin Nieman, 2829 Fairway Drive, Topeka and the Rev. Carl Niemann, Independence, a sister, Mrs. Lena Robertson, Stockton, Calif., and several grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

Burial will be in Nortonville Cemetery. Mrs. Niemann will lie from 7 to 9 p.m. Sunday at Warren Funeral Home, Nortonville. (The Topeka Daily Capital, Saturday, December 18, 1965, transcribed by Jim Laird)

OWEN, W. S.

The funeral of W. S. Owen, a brother of Mrs. C. F. Fletcher, of Topeka who died at his home in Denver, Colo., this week, will be held from the Fletcher home, 920 Buchanan street, at 2 p.m. Friday. Burial will be in Topeka Cemetery. He is survived by two brothers, and four sisters. They are Augusta L. Owen and J. R. Owen of Denver, Mrs. C. E. Werst of Seattle, Wash., J. W. Owen, Winchester, Kan., John Crites of Garfield Place, Topeka and Mrs. Fletcher. (The Topeka Daily State Journal, Thursday, July 24, 1919, transcribed by Jim Laird)

The funeral of W. S. Owen, who died in Denver, Colo., was held Friday afternoon at 2 o'clock from the home of his sister, Mrs. C. F. Fletcher, 920 Buchanan street. Burial in Topeka Cemetery. (The Topeka Daily State Journal, Friday, July 25, 1919, transcribed by Jim Laird)

Mrs. C. F. Fletcher, 920 Buchanan street, today received word of the death of her brother, W. C. Owen in Denver, Colo. He died at 3 o'clock this morning. Funeral arrangements will be announced. (The Topeka Daily State Journal, Tuesday, July 22, 1919, transcribed by Jim Laird)

PEASE, ANETTA R.

The funeral of Mrs. Anetta R. Pease, age 65, who died July 2, in Billings, Mont., will be held Thursday morning at 10 o'clock from Penwell's chapel. Burial in Topeka Cemetery. (The Topeka Daily State Journal, Wednesday, July 9, 1919, transcribed by Jim Larid)

PERKINS, IDA

The funeral of Mrs. Ida Perkins, who died Sunday will be held Wednesday afternoon at 2 o'clock from the Second Baptist Church. The services will be in charge of the Rebekah chapter No. 8, Order of the Eastern Star. Burial in Mt. Auburn Cemetery. (The Topeka Daily State Journal, Tuesday, July 29, 1919, transcribed by Jim Laird)

RASMUS, MATTIE MARGARET

The funeral of Mattie Margaret Rasmus, age 9, who died July 14, at her home, the Reid hotel, will be held Tuesday afternoon at 4 o'clock from Penwell's chapel. Burial in Mt. Hope Cemetery. (The Topeka Daily State Journal, Monday, July 14, 1919, transcribed by Jim Laird)

ROEHR, FRANK B. MRS.

Word has been received of the death of Mrs. Frank B. Roehr, formerly of Topeka in Portland, Ore. She is survived by her husband and three children. (the Topeka Daily State Journal, Tuesday, July 1, 1919, transcribed by Jim Laird)

ROLLER, GRACE EDNA

Grace Edna Roller, age 22, died Friday in a local hospital. Funeral announcements later. (The Topeka Daily State Journal, Saturday, July 12, 1919, transcribed by Jim Laird)

The funeral of Miss Grace Roller, who died July 11, will be held Tuesday afternoon at 2:30 o'clock from Penwell's chapel. Burial in Topeka Cemetery. (The Topeka Daily State Journal, Monday, July 14, 1919, transcribed by Jim Laird)

RUSSELL, JOHN C.

The funeral of John C. Russell, age 54, who died July 25 at a local hospital, will be held Monday afternoon at 2:30 o'clock from the Third Christian Church. He is survived by his widow, Mrs. Lillian Russell and one son, Cuthbert V. Russell. (The Topeka Daily State Journal, Saturday, July 26, 1919, transcribed by Jim Laird)
The funeral of John C. Russell, was held Monday afternoon at 2:30 o'clock from the Third Christian Church. Burial in Topeka Cemetery. (The Topeka Daily State Journal, Monday, July 28, 1919, transcribed by Jim Laird)

SANDFORD, SARAH

Lecompton - Services will be at 2 p.m. Sunday at the Evangelical United Brethren church here for Mrs. Sarah Williams Sandford, Lecompton who died Thursday at the home of a daughter, Mrs. Majory Daniels, Route 4, Lawrence.

She spent most of her life in the Lecompton community.

Survivors include three other daughters, mary Sandford, Pratt, Mrs. Phyliss Daniels, Route 3, Lawrence and Mrs. Dorothy Daniels, Route 1, Lawrence, two sons, Raymond Sandford and Earl Sandford, both of Lecompton, a sister, Mrs. Clara Shaffer, Highland, Calif., two brothers, Howard Morris, Lecompton, and Wayne Morris, Pasadena, Calif., 12 grandchildren.

Burial will be in Lecompton Cemetery. Rumsey Funeral Home at Lawrence is in charge of arrangements. (The Topeka Daily Capital, Saturday, December 18, 1965, transcribed by Jim Laird)

SCHLICHTER, S. F. MRS.

The funeral of Mrs. S. F. Schlichter, aged 74, who died Monday at the home of her son, W. E. Schlichter, 624 Garfield, will be held from the residence Thursday morning at 10:30 o'clock. Burial in Topeka Cemetery. (The Topeka Daily State Journal, Wednesday, June 2, 1919, transcribed by Jim Laird)

SCHOENHELD, MARY

The funeral of Miss Mary Schoenheld, who died Saturday at a local hospital was held Monday morning at 8 o'clock from the St. Joseph Catholic church. Burial in Mt. Calvary cemetery. (The Topeka Daily State Journal, Monday, July 14, 1919, transcribed by Jim Laird)

SMITH, BELINDA

Mrs. Belinda Smith, aged 72, died Thursday night at her home, 381 Kellam avenue. The body will be taken to Horton Saturday morning for burial. (The Topeka State Daily Journal, Friday, July 4, 1919, transcribed by Jim Laird)

SMITH, GEORGE W.

The funeral of George W. Smith, age 23, son of Mr. and Mrs. August E. Smith, of 1894 North Polk Street who died Thursday night will be held Monday afternoon at 2:30 o'clock from the residence. Burial in Rochester Cemetery. (The Topeka Daily State Journal, Saturday, July 19, 1919, transcribed by Jim Laird)

SMITH, LORINDA

Miss Lorinda Smith, age 72, died Thursday night at her home, 381 Kellam. The body will be taken to Norton for burial. (The Topeka State Daily Journal, Friday, July 5, 1919, transcribed by Jim Laird)

STAUFFER, JAMES

The funeral of James A. Stauffer, aged 75, who died Wednesday morning at his home, 628 Western avenue, was held at 3 o'clock this afternoon from Shellabarer's chapel. The funeral was private. (The Topeka State Daily Journal, Thursday July 3, 1919, transcribed by Jim Laird)

James S. Stauffer, age 73 (75?) died this morning at the residence, 628 Western avenue. The funeral will be held Thursday afternoon at 3 o'clock from Shellabarger's chapel. Funeral private. No flowers. (The Topeka Daily State Journal, Wednesday, June 2, 1919, transcribed by Jim Laird)

SWEETS, BESSIE

The funeral of Mrs. Bessie Sweets, age 46, who died in Pueblo, Colo., July 24, will be held Friday morning at 10 o'clock from Penwell's Chapel. Burial in Valencia. (The Topeka Daily State Journal, Thursday, July 24, 1919, transcribed by Jim Laird)

TEMPLE, ROSE

The funeral of Mrs. Rose Temple, was held Thursday morning from Bomgardner's chapel. Burial in Mt. Auburn cemetery. (The Topeka Daily State Capital, Thursday, July 10, 1919, transcribed by Jim Laird)

The funeral of Mrs. Stephen Temple who died Tuesday at her home, 634 Fillmore street, will be held Thursday morning at 10 o'clock from Bumgardner's chapel. (The Topeka Daily State Journal, Wednesday, July 9, 1919, transcribed by Jim Laird)

THOMAS, EMERSON C.

Emerson C. Thomas, age 23, died Tuesday at a local hospital. The body will be taken to Ottumwa, Iowa for burial. (The Topeka Daily State Journal, Wednesday, June 2, 1919, transcribed by Jim Laird)

THOMSON, FRANKIE

Mrs. Frankie Thomson, wife of O. G. Thomson, of Wamego, who died Monday at a local hospital, will be held Wednesday afternoon at 4 o'clock at Wamego. (The Topeka Daily State Journal, Tuesday, July 29, 1919, transcribed by Jim Laird)

THOMPSON, ALBERT

Albert Thompson, age 23, died Thursday at Fort Sam Houston, Tex. The funeral was held at 2 o'clock Monday afternoon from his home, 1442 Washington street. Burial in Topeka Cemetery. (The Topeka Daily State Journal, Monday, July 21, 1919, transcribed by Jim Laird)

VAN NATTA, E. H.

Word has been received of the death of E. H. Van Natta at Long Beach, Cal. He was a former resident of Kansas City. He was brother of Con Van Natta, of Topeka. (The Topeka Daily State Journal, Tuesday, July 29, 1919, transcribed by Jim Laird)

VERNON, CHARLES

The funeral of Charles Vernon, who died July 3, in Kansas City, Mo., was held Monday afternoon at 2 o'clock from Hamilton's chapel. Burial in Mt. Auburn Cemetery. (The Topeka Daily State Journal, Monday, July 28, 1919, transcribed by Jim Laird)

The funeral of Charles Vernon, age 54, who died July 23 in Kansas City, Mo., will be held Tuesday afternoon at 2 o'clock from Hamilton's undertaking parlors. Burial in Mt. Auburn Cemetery. (The Topeka Daily State Journal, Saturday, July 26, 1919, transcribed by Jim Laird)

WALLACE, THOMAS B.

Thomas B. Wallace, age 65, died Thursday at a local hospital. The funeral will be held Monday afternoon at 2 o'clock from his home in Seabrook. Burial in Mt. Hope Cemetery. (The Topeka Daily State Journal, Friday, July 18, 1919, transcribed by Jim Laird)

WESTFALL, MARY

Ray Westfall and wife Mary Westfall were drowned Sunday at Wakarusa. Funeral announcements later. (The Topeka Daily State Journal, Monday, July 14, 1919, transcribed by Jim Laird)

WESTFALL, RAY

Ray Westfall and wife Mary Westfall were drowned Sunday at Wakarusa. Funeral announcements later. (The Topeka Daily State Journal, Monday, July 14, 1919, transcribed by Jim Laird)

WILES, DeWITT C.

DeWitt C. Wiles, age 81, died Thursday morning in a local hospital. The funeral will be held Saturday morning at 10 o'clock from Conwell's funeral home. Burial in Lynn Creek cemetery. (The Topeka Daily State Journal, Friday, August 1, 1919, transcribed by Jim Laird)

WILSON, O. J.

O. J. Wilson, age 63, died July 4, at his home, 1521 Quincy. Funeral announcements later. (The Topeka Daily State Journal, Monday, July 7, 1919, transcribed by Jim Laird)

WILT, J. P. MRS.

Mrs. J. P. Wilt, age 77, of 2429 Clay street, died Tuesday at the home of her son, F. H. Wilt, Paxico, Kansas. She is survived by four children: N. W. Wilt and Mrs. William Withan, of Topeka; F. H. Wilt and George Wilt of Paxico. (The Topeka Daily State Journal, Wednesday, July 23, 1919, transcribed by Jim Laird)

WINSON, O. J.

O. J. WInson, died July 4 at the residence, 1521 North Quincy. Funeral announcement later. (The Topeka Daily State Journal, Saturday, July 5, 1919, transcribed by Jim Laird)

WORKMAN, SYLVESTER R.

The funeral of Sylvester R. Workman, who died Thursday, will be held Monday afternoon at 2 o'clock from the residence, 1126 North Kansas. The services at the house will be in charge of Star Lodge No. 20, A. O. U. W., and those at the grave in charge of the Masonic Golden Rule Lodge No. 9. (The Topeka Daily State Journal, Saturday, July 5, 1919, transcribed by Jim Laird)

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