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Mrs. David Lewis


Monday, March 2, 1925,  Roll # 150, pg 2;1

Mrs. David Lewis Dies in E Chicago

Mrs. David Lewis passed away Saturday afternoon at 4:30 o’clock at her home in East Chicago, following a long illness. She is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. A. A. Shere of “Tampico and niece of Mrs. J. F. Landwair of Rock Falls.

The remains will be brought to Tampico Tuesday afternoon at 3 o’clock from East Chicago and from there to be taken to Yorktown. Interment will be made in the Yorktown cemetery, where a short funeral service will be held.


Monday, March 3, 1925, Roll #150, pg 6;8

At Funeral In Tampico

Mrs. Pearle M. Hall, Misses Atha and Wilda Hall, Mrs. J. F. Landwair, Mr. and Mrs. F. A. Landwair and Mr. and Mrs. W. T. Stone, of Rock Falls attended the funeral of Mrs. David Lewis, which was held Tuesday afternoon in Tampico.

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