ROBINSON, Elizabeth 1827-1893
Posted By: Tammy (email)
Date: 2/22/2011 at 15:14:01
Died, Friday, July 7, of cancer of the liver, Mrs. John Robinson, aged 66 years. Mrs. Robinson has been a patient sufferer for nearly seven weeks. The remains were taken to Reinbeck and the largest gathering of sympathetic friends ever assembled in this place attended the funeral. Rev. Logsdon of Morrison, conducted the services, assisted by Rev. Baker of Reinbeck, and Rev. McIntyre of Morrison. She was laid to rest in the Reinbeck cemetery. She leaves a husband, six children and a large number of mourning friends.
To all the kind neighbors and friends who assisted us during the sickness and death of our beloved wife and mother, as well as those who assisted during the final obsequies, especially those who decorated the church and furnished appropriate music for the occasion, we extend our gratitude and thanks.
-John Robinson and Family.
The following relatives from abroad were in attendance at the funeral of Mrs. John Robinson: Mr. and Mrs. Jas. Robinson, Moline, Ill.; Mrs. Margaret Swim, Princeton, Iowa; Mrs. H. Shadle, Clinton, Iowa; Mrs. S. H. Farwell, Iowa Falls; Mrs. Hugh McAnulty and two daughters, Tama City; Mrs. James Barnes, Alden; Mr. and Mrs. Will Carlisle, Gladbrook; Mr. and Mrs. Edwin Carlisle, Traer, Mr. and Mrs. Willis Urmey, Dysart.
--The Grundy County Republican (Grundy Center, Iowa), 13 July 1893
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