Untitled (Herbert A. Washburn)

WASHBURN—Herbert A. Washburn, aged 75, passed away at his home, 822 Trumbull-pl., N.E., Tuesday afternoon.  Surviving are his widow, Arthelia; four daughters and two sons.  The body was removed to Greenhoe’s and will be taken to the Masonic temple Friday noon, where services will be held at 2 o’clock.  Interment in Jones cemetery, Moline.

Source:  Grand Rapids Press, May 17, 1938. 


Deaths and Funerals from the 1930s

Mr. and Mrs. S.T. Beardslee, Miss Belle Beardslee and Mr. and Mrs. Grant E. Beardslee attended the funeral of their cousin, Mrs. Lottie Groover, at Oakwood Wednesday. (The Clarkston News, May 30, 1930)

S.T. Beardslee has received word that his cousin, Lute Sutton, died at his farm home near Orion Tuesday. (The Clarkston News, June 26, 1931)

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