KERR, Orville 1891-1894
Posted By: Tammy (email)
Date: 10/21/2010 at 13:06:43
Mr. and Mrs. W. E. Kerr, living west of town, who were called upon to bury their 3 year old son last Tuesday, takes this method of expressing their thanks to all who so kindly assisted them during his sickness and death.
--The Grundy County Republican (Grundy Center, Iowa), 12 July 1894
Died, July 9, 1894, Orville Kerr. He was born September 22, 1891, near Hopedale, Tazewell county, Ill. He leaves a father, mother, four brothers and other relatives to mourn his loss. The mourners have the sympathy of many friends in their bereavement. In a note handed the minister were these words: "He was a bright and affectionate child, mild in disposition, kind and obedient for one so young." Another bud has been plucked from earth to blossom with eternal fragrance in a world where death and sorrow never come. The funeral services were conducted by J. B. Newville in the Alice church.
--The Grundy County Republican (Grundy Center, Iowa), 26 July 1894
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