Medina, Mich., March 29.—The home of Mr. and Mrs. E.E. Spear of Sunny Brook farm was the scene of a pretty appointed wedding when their daughter Dorothy R. was united in marriage to Richard H. Rogers, son of Mr. and Mrs. Jay Rogers, prominent farmers of Medina township. To the strains of Lohengrin’s wedding march, played by Mrs. Lilje Gulbrandsen Moore, the bride and groom, attended only by the ring bearer, Margaret Spear, little sister of the bride, entered the parlor and took their places under a canopy of green and white.Continue reading “Rogers-Spear”
Laura Alice Furman was born at Franklin Furnace, New Jersey, July 4, 1857, and came to Michigan with her parents when 11 years of age, settling on a farm one mile east of Canandaigua, where she attended school. She was married to William H. Furman February 10, 1877. To this union three sons were born, Lewis M., Leon J. and John L. She passed away December 18, 1934, at the age of 77 years, five months and 14 days. A faithful wife, a fond mother and of industrious disposition, she was loved by all who knew her. She was a charter member of the Order of the Eastern Star at Medina.
February 10, 1934, Mr. and Mrs. Furman celebrated their 57th wedding anniversary by entertaining a few invited friends. She leaves to mourn her death her husband, two sons, Lewis M. Furman and Leon J. Furman, one brother, John E. Moore, one nephew John W. Moore, one grandniece Patricia Moore of Detroit. Her son John Lynn Furman died July 20, 1915.
Source: Adrian Daily Telegram, December 28, 1934.
The funeral party accompanying the remains of Mrs. Melvin McCloe who passed away at her home in Detroit, arrived at the home of her brother, W.R. Rorick Monday morning and the funeral service was held at the Rorick home Monday afternoon, the Rev. S.N. Oliver officiating. George Pratt sang and the bearers were G.H. Rorick, C.M. Rorick, J.P. Rorick, Allie Kennedy, Earl Baldwin and F.T. Sullivan. Friends and relatives at the service from out of town were Melvin McCloe, Miss Maude McCloe, Mr. and Mrs. A.H. Nimmo, Misses Mary and Florence Bryant of Detroit; Mrs. Frank J. Sweeney, Norma Sweeney of Buffalo; Mrs. Lottie Abbuskey, Harold Abbuskey of Waldron, Mich.; Mr. and Mrs. J.H. Stoner, Mrs. G.H. Crane, Mr. and Mrs. F.T. Sullivan, Mr. and Mrs. Earl Baldwin, Mr. and Mrs. R.D. Amsbaugh of Fayette, Ohio; Mr. and Mrs. J.P. Rorick of Adrian, Mr. and Mrs. Carl Guss and family, Mr. and Mrs. J.W. Scott of Medina, Mr. and Mrs. Edward Moore, Mr. and Mrs. Ralph Bryant, Mr. and Mrs. Elmer Salisbury and family and Jacob Hathaway of Canandaigua. The burial was made in Oak Grove cemetery.
Source: Adrian Daily Telegram, January 12, 1926.
The body of Mrs. H.P. Search, 60, who died in West Palm Beach, Fla., arrived in Zanesville today and the funeral will be held tomorrow afternoon at 1 o’clock. She is survived by her husband and a brother. (Newark Advocate, March 8, 1932)
Mildred Armstrong, nineteen years old, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. J.A. Armstrong of Burt, formerly of Livermore, died Wednesday, March 9. She has been an invalid for a number of years, an attack of flu ultimately causing her death. Mr. and Mrs. Charles Armstrong of Livermore, drove to Burt to attend the funeral services [l]ast Friday. (Humboldt Republican, March 25, 1932)
The funeral for Miss Zbinden was one of the largest ever held in Merrill. The young woman was a high school student of Malin and the student body of the Malin school attended the services. Music was furnished by the Malin high school girls. Fellow students acted as pall bearers. (Klamath Falls Evening Herald, April 2, 1932)
RORICK—On Saturday, October 1, 1932, Mary Elizabeth Rorick, daughter of the late Mark and Ann Moore Rorick. Funeral service at the Home for Aged Women, Tuesday, October 4, at 10:30 a.m. Interment Newton, N.J. (Jersey Journal, October 3, 1932)
Resolutions of respect to the late Dallas D. Rorick, 88, oldest member of the Jones County Bar association, were adopted by the bar association last week. (Quad City Times, November 28, 1932)
Mrs. William Rorick of Detroit is the guest of her daughter, Mrs. Lucien Mueller. She came down for the holidays. (Decatur Herald, January 5, 1925)
Miss Dena [sic] Loosley and niece, Jeanie, from Portola, visited relatives here Sunday. (Feather River Bulletin, February 5, 1925)
Little Ila Mae Loosley, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Harold A. Loosley, is recovering from a light attack of measles. (Feather River Bulletin, February 5, 1925)
Mrs. Harold Loosley is ill with measles at her home here. (Reno Gazette-Journal, February 11, 1925)
Kenneth Gunton, of No. 2 Ransom, was admitted to the Pittstown Hospital yesterday for treatment. (Wilkes-Barre Record, January 28, 1920)
Mrs. Mary A. Huff and son, Mahlon Huff of Wysox spent Wednesday with her daughter, Mrs. George Parks. (Sayre Evening Times, April 17, 1920)
Mrs. George Parks was hastily summoned to Wysox Saturday morning by the death of her mother, Mrs. Mary Huff, the unfortunate lady who was killed by the cars at that place, Saturday morning. (Sayre Evening Times, July 14, 1920)
Former Boise Civil War Veteran Dies at Home; Funeral Today
Funeral services for John C. Durant, 87, pioneer Boise Civil War veteran, will be at the McBratney funeral home at 5 o’clock Sunday afternoon. He died Friday evening at his home, 641 East Jefferson street.
The Rev. C.E. Burgess will conduct the services. Burial will be in Silent Camp, Morris Hill cemetery.
For the last 17 years, until recently, Mr. Durant ran the elevator in the Boise City National Bank building and he was known to hundreds of Boiseans. Continue reading “Death Summons J.C. Durant”
Mrs. Susan M. Durant, 79, who was born in Oregon and who lived in Boise since 1988, died early Sunday morning at her home, 641 East Jefferson street. She was the widow of J.C. Durant, who died in 1933.
Mrs. Durant was born in Yamhill county, Ore., in 1856, and came to Boise with her husband in 1888. Se [sic] was the granddaughter of J.B. Walling, Idaho pioneer and builder of the Walling ditch, now known as the Cruzen canal. Continue reading “Susan M. Durant, Pioneer Boisean, Succumbs Sunday”
CANANDAIGUA, Feb. 11.—Mr. and Mrs. William Furman celebrated their 55th wedding anniversary Tuesday in their home at this village. A family dinner was served at 6 o’clock and the evening was spent socially. The table was tastefully decorated and valentines were used as favors.
Among the guests were Mr. and Mrs. Hugh Shaneour who were celebrating their 10th wedding anniversary, and Mrs. Mertle Spaulding of Alpena. Mr. and Mrs. Spaulding were married February 19, 1888, and the two families observed the anniversaries together until the latter moved to the northern part of the state a few years ago. Mrs. Spaulding is to return to her home Friday. Continue reading “Celebrate 55th Wedding Anniversary”
Charlotte Amelia Rutan Moore was born in Vernon, Sussex county, New Jersey, March 30, 1835, and died April 14, 1925, making her age 90 years.
She was married to John Moore December 19, 1854 at Sparta, New Jersey. To this union were born three children, one dying in infancy, one daughter Laura Furman and a son J.E. Moore survive. She also leaves three grandchildren, Lewis Furman, Leon Furman and John Moore and one great grandchild, Patricia Moore.
Source: Adrian Daily Telegram, April 20, 1925.