Mrs. Margaret Louise Froelich, 80, New Philadelphia, died
at 10:30 p.m. Wednesday at the Karl nursing home, Dover , following a six-month illness. She was born July 8, 1878,
in Bucks township. Tuscarawas county, a daughter of Adam and Mary (DeGraft) Hothem. Her husband, Gustav Froelich,
died in 1951.
Mrs. Froelich was a member of the E. & K. church at Bakersville. She moved to New Philadelphia from Bakersville seven years ago. Surviving are a son, Charles Froelich, Newcomerstown Route 2; two daughters, Mrs. Oliver Wood, New Philadelphia, and Mrs. Frank Espeasheld. Dover Route 1; two brothers, William Hothem, Fresno, and George Hothem, Baltic; six grandchildren and 16 great-grand-children A son, three brothers and four sisters are deceased.
Services will be held at 1 p m. Saturday at the Kaserman funeral home a New Philadelphia in charge of Rev. Mervin E. Taylor . Burial wilt be in a Bakersville cemetery. Friends may call at the funeral home from 7 to 9 p.m. today and until time of services Saturday.
[Source: Coshocton, Ohio Tribune, Jan 2, 1959 —Sub by FoFG ]
Mrs. Sarah M. Fry, 65, former resident of Nellie, died at 2:30 p.m Tuesday at a Columbus hospital following a long
illness. She was born Sept. 11, 1893, in Coshocton county, a daughter of Stewart and Ann (Parsons) Gaumer and was
married in 1913 to Harvey Fry.
Survivors are two daughters Mrs. Cecil Thomas, Roscoe, and Mrs. Freda Glover, Newark; six grandchildren and 13 great-grandchildren. Three sisters are deceased. Services will be held at 1:30 p m. Friday at the Fischer funeral home in Warsaw in charge of Rev. Frank Dawson, Nellie. Burial will be in Danville cemetery. Friends may call at the funeral home Thursday from 3 to 5 and 7 to 9 p m. and Friday until time for services. The family requests that flowers be omitted.
[Source: Coshocton Tribune, Apr 23, 1958 — Sub by FoFG]