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Johanna Bertha Eliason

DIED, on Tuesday, May 16, 1893, at her home in Clear Lake, Iowa, at 5 o'clock p. m. Mrs. Johanna Bertha Eliason, of asthma, after an illness of two weeks, aged 79 years, 3 months and 12 days. The funeral was held Thursday May 18th the services being conducted in the Clear Lake Lutheran church, and the remains interred in the Clear Lake cemetery.

Deceased was born at Derome Hallands, Lan Sweden, Feb. 4, 1815, and came to America with her husband and family in 1869, locating in this township. She became a widow in 1880, and went to Iowa last November for her health and made her home with her son Nels P. Eliason. She was the mother of nine children, all of whom are dead except two sons, Adolph, who lives in Chesterton, and Nels, of Clear Lake. She has always been a faithful christian woman, a loving mother and wife, and leaves many friends to mourn her loss. May she rest in peace.

Newspaper: The Tribune
Date of Publication: May 26, 1893
Volume Number: 10
Issue Number: 6
Page: 5
Column(s): 5

Key to Newspaper Publication Locations:
    Newspapers Published in Chesterton, Porter County, Indiana
                Chesterton Tribune
                The Tribune
                Westchester Tribune

    Newspapers Published in Valparaiso, Porter County, Indiana
                Porter County Vidette
                Practical Observer
                Valparaiso Practical Observer
                Vidette and Republic
                Western Ranger

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