Submitted by Melva L. Taylor
The Daily Gazette, Sterling-Rock Falls, Illinois
May 31, 1972 - Wednesday, page 2
ERMA (Benson) TRAVIS
Mrs. William Travis, Indiana, Succumbs
Prophetstown: - Mrs. William Erma Travis, Munster, Ind., died Monday at St. Margaret's Hospital in Hammond, Ind. Funeral services will be Friday at 2 p.m. in the Gardner Funeral Chapel, with the Rev. Daniel Boxwell, officiating. Burial will be in Riverside Cemetery. Visitation will be in Indiana. A memorial has been established in her honor.
Mrs. Travis was born Nov. 23, 1903 in Portland Township, the daughter of Henry and Frederica Benson. She was educated in Indiana.
She is survived by her husband.