McGrew Family Death Notices

At his late residence, 405 Skidmore st., May 15, Emmett V. McGrew, age 45 years. Remains at Larch’s Undertaking Parlors, E. 6th and Alder st. Funeral notice later. (Portland Oregonian, May 16, 1903)

Milwaukie, Or., May 17. — (Special) — Emmett V. McGrew, formerly a resident of this place, died in Portland Friday at 45 years of age. He was a member of Milwaukie Camp, Woodmen of the World, and a widower. The funeral will be held at Portland Crematorium Sunday morning at 10:30 o’clock. This camp will attend the services. (Portland Oregonian, May 18, 1903)

Miss Florence J. McGrew, youngest daughter of John W. McGrew, pioneer merchant of Perrydale, Ore., died at Vancouver, Wash., February 26. Miss McGrew was employed as superintendent of the operating department of the Vancouver woolen mills and was taken ill suddenly while at work Saturday. She died of pneumonia early Sunday morning. Surviving are her father, a brother, C.A. McGrew of Talent, Ore., and two sisters, Mrs. Mabel Bruier [sic] of Talent and Mrs. Jessie E. Ball of Portland. (Portland Oregonian, March 5, 1922)

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