MUSCATINE COUNTY IOWA|
Source: REGISTER OF OLD SETTLERS , BOOK One, page 44
submitted by Neal Carter, Aug. 14, 2007
MRS. ARABELLA R. WOODWARD
Courier of April 1-1870
Mrs. Arabella R. Woodward, wife of W. G. Woodward, Esq., at 2 o’clock yesterday morning [March 31st] at the family home in Muscatine. Her husband, her children, her relatives and some friends were around her in her last hours.
She left us peacefully and gently, expressing her trust in the Savior.
Services at the home on Saturday, at half past ten A.M.
See also page 45. Old Settlers’ Meeting – April 2-1870
… And as we are also called to mourn the death of another old settler in the person of Mrs. Woodward, therefore
Resolved, That we offer this as a tribute of respect to her memory, and hereby tender our sympathy to the bereaved family.
On motion the city papers were requested to publish these proceedings and resolutions.
The funeral will take place on Monday, at 2 o’clock p. m., at the Presbyterian church. The public is invited to attend.
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