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Obits > OBIT - George M. Wroten Nov. 7, 1918

Transcribed from the Tampico Tornado by Les Niemi

November 7, 1918

Tampico Tornado November 7, 1918 DEATH OF GEORGE M. WROTEN George M. WROTEN a former resident of Tampico who has been farming near Clear Lake, South Dakota, for the past two years, died at his home there last Sunday after a weeks sickness of influenza. The remains arrived here Wednesday morning and the funeral services will be arranged later with burial at the Whithington cemetery. Rev. BARBER pastor of the Baptist church will officiate. George is survived and mourned by his mother Dora WROTEN, brother Glenn who is in France, on sister Grace RENNER and two half-brothers, Edwin and Frank. The father and one sister, Bessie have preceded him in death. November 7, 1918 The sad news was received here the first of the week that George WROTEN of Clear Lake, S. Dakota, had died of the effects of influenza, at his home there. We understand that the body is to be brought here this week Wednesday for burial. Mr. WROTEN is well known here, having only been up north for a few years farming for himself. The friends here extend their sympathy to the bereaved family.

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