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Bodies of Heroes of World War will Arrive Friday for Burial Here
The bodies of John Gale Tabler and Edward Heffner, Allen-co soldiers who died while in service of the U. S. in France, are due to arrive in Lima Friday over the B & O railroad. They reached America on the steamship with the body of Major Benjamin B. Metheany and whose funeral was held Tuesday, but they were longer getting away from the port of entry. Bodies were shipped from Hoboken Wednesday. Heffner is the son of Mr. and Mrs. Henry Heffner, Marion-rd and Tabler is the son of Mr. and Mrs. A. H. Tabler residing near Lima. Funeral arrangements will be completed upon arrival of the bodies in Lima. They will be taken to the Williams & Davis mortuary, W. Market-st.
[Lima News - Jan 6, 1921]


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