Tripp , Margaret Shreck – d. 1890
DINSMORE, SHRECK, TRIPP
Posted By: Diana Wagner
Date: 7/22/2021 at 11:38:43
Mrs. Margaret Tripp died last Saturday evening at the residence of her son-in-law, Thomas Dinsmore, in Clear Creek township, after an illness of less than one week.
Her funeral was from the Center school house, in the same township, last Monday, at 1 p.m., the exercise being conducted by Rev. Rose, of Baxter, and the interment was at the Ashton cemetery, where the husband and children of deceased are also buried.
Mrs. Tripp was a pioneer of the township and county. She was the mother of eleven children, of whom but three survive: Garner, David and Robert.
The funeral was generally attended by the people of the neighborhood, who have long known and esteemed the worthy woman.
Source: The Weekly Clipper (Colfax, IA); Saturday, December 20, 1890, page 2
Jasper Obituaries maintained by Barbara Hug.
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