Mrs. Faye Brown

Mrs. Faye Marie Brown, 73, of 523 Pine street, Crooksville, died at 9:15 a.m. Friday (July 12) at Good Samaritan Hospital after a long illness. 

Born Aug. 5, 1894 at Crooksville, she was a daughter of  Charles and Mary Lavina Coulter Allen. 

She was a member of Crooksville EUB Church. 

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Untitled (Milo P. Gerard)

GERARD—Milo P. Gerard, age 83, of 3750 28th St., Granville, passed away Saturday, May 31, 1969, at St. Mary’s Hospital. Surviving are his wife, Clara; one son, Marvin of Grandville; one daughter, Mrs. Cornelius (Charlotte) Wabeke of Wyoming; three grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; one sister, Mrs. Vern Carr of Moline. Mr. Gerard reposes at the Posthumus Funeral Home, Chapel of the Fountain, where services will be Tuesday 2:30 p.m. with the Rev. Harvey Bultje officiating. Interment Wyoming Cemetery. The family will meet relatives and friends Monday 7 to 9.

Source: Grand Rapids Press, June 2, 1969.

Carol E. Annett Weds Mr. Rorick

Miss Carol Elizabeth Annett, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. John B. Annett, Auburn, Me., and Nathaniel Howland Rorick, son of Mrs. Howland Rorick, Winthrop, and Max L. Rorick, China Lake, Calif., were married in High Street, Congregational Church, Auburn, by Rev. Frederick Hayes and Rev. John Schroeder.

Miss Patricia Annett was her sister’s maid of honor and Miss Joan Rorick was flower girl.

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Mrs. James Printz

Services for Mrs. Josephine Printz, 59, of Crooksville, who died Sunday in an Athens Hospital [sic], will be 2:30 p.m. Wednesday at the Fred L. Cannon and Sons Funeral Home in Crooksville.

She was born in Crooksville, March 15, 1906, daughter of William and Jennie Tatman Wolfe.

Among survivors are her husband, James Printz; and four brothers, Chester Wolfe, Crooksville; George Wolfe, New Lexington; Harvey Wolfe, Granville; and William Wolfe, Heath.

Calling hours are after 7 p.m. today at the funeral home, and burial will be in Crooksville Cemetery.

Source: Newark Advocate, November 15, 1965.

Untitled (Sarah Henderson Mauchmar)

MAUCHMAR—Mrs. Sarah Ellen Mauchmar, aged 75, formerly of Wayland, widow of Burdette Mauchmar, passed away Monday night in the Grandville Nursing Home after a lingering illness. She is survived by four sons, Richard, Robert and James Downing of Grand Rapids, and Kenneth Downing of Las Vegas, Nevada; a daughter, Mrs. Joseph (Myrtle) Dau[unclear] of Grand Rapids; 11 grandchildren; 23 great-grandchildren. Mrs. Mauchmar was a member of the Church of Christ and the Order of Eastern Start at Wayland. Mrs. Mauchmar reposes at the Alt Mortuary where funeral services will be held Thursday morning at 10:30. Interment Rosedale Memorial Park.

Source: Grand Rapids Press, April 7, 1965.

J.E. Palmer Life Resident

Jesse E. Palmer, 75, the son of George W. and Allie Van Fleet Palmer, was born January 11, 1889, in Farwell.  He received his education in the old Farwell School, where the Palmer family has had continuous attendance in this school and the new school for 70 years.

His early years were spent in the grocery business with his father, which included horse-drawn wagon service to Gilmore and Nottawa Townships.

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Lillian Wise Is Taken By Death

CORNING—Funeral rites for Mrs. Lillian Ruth Wise, 87, former Corning-Paskenta resident, were held Thursday in Trinity Methodist Church at Chico.  Burial was in the family plot at the Paskenta Cemetery.

A resident of Chico for 39 years, Mrs. Wise died Tuesday in the Good Samaritan Hospital at Oroville.  She was the widow of Sterling Wise whose death occurred in the early 1950s.

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