STERLING STANDARD, Sterling, IL
December 02, 1886
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Last Friday morning,at the residence of William Steadman at Stone Station, Alonzo D. Stone, aged twenty-seven years. His little daughter died of diptheria a week ago last Sturday. He took the disease from her,was taken sick at Wm.Steadman's and died there.He leaves a wife and threesmallchildren. He was buried last Saturday by the Industrial Lodge of RockFalls, of which society he was a member.The funeral sermon will be preached in the Rock Falls M.E. Church a week from next Sunday.