FURNESS, George W. – Died 1898
Posted By: Joy Moore (email)
Date: 4/20/2021 at 15:00:54
Source: Decorah Republican Dec. 15, 1898 P 3 C 3
Fell Dead in the Street,
Charles City, Dec. 6th.—-George W. Furness, a pioneer settler of this county, and a respected resident of this city for many years, fell dead in this city this morning, in front of Miles & Son’s store, while conversing with some acquaintances. There was no outward sign of approaching death and he seemed cheerful to the last instant, dying with a peaceful smile upon his lips. Mr. Furness was a man past seventy years of age, a carpenter by trade.
Transcriber’s Note: Find a Grave shows he is buried in Riverside Cemetery but his date of birth is unknown.
Floyd Obituaries maintained by LaVern Velau.
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