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Obits > 1952 - Elsie M. (Bowden) Campbell

Submitted by Melva Taylor

The Daily Gazette, Sterling-Rock Falls, Illinois
May 2, 1952 - Friday, pg 2 col 2
Mrs. Elsie M. Campbell Dies Thursday;  Funeral Services To Be Sunday
Mrs. Elsie M. Campbell, 68, 209 Avenue C., Rock Falls, died at 7:25 p.m. Thursday at the family home.  She had been in ill health for about two years.
The body was removed to the Wheelock funeral home, Rock Falls, where friends may call after 3 p.m. Saturday. Services will be held at 2 p.m. Sunday at the funral home.  Rev. Harry E. Shiffer, pastor of the Rock Falls Christian church, officiating.  Interment will be in the Rock Falls Odd Fellows cemetery.
Mrs. Campbell was born June 23, 1884, in Hanhover township, the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Robert Bowden.
Surviving are her husband, Russell Campbell;  three children, Wayne of Sterling, Clarence of the U.S. air force, stationed at Topeka, Kan., and Mrs. Gladys Clifton of Rock Falls;  one brothers, William Bowden of Lena, Ill.; one sister, Mrs. Paul Stanger of Elizabeth, Ill., and six grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents, two brothers and one sister.

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