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John Shay

John Shay, one of Chesterton's oldest settlers, died Thursday morning at 3 o'clock. He has been ailing for about a year, but had been on his feet until last Saturday. On that day he was taken with an attack down town, and had to be carried home. General debility was the cause of death. Deceased was born in Canton, Ohio, and was 57 years of age. He came to Chesterton 45 years ago. He leaves a wife and three grown children. The funeral will be held to-day (Saturday) at 9 o'clock from the Catholic church.

Newspaper: The Chesterton Tribune
Date of Publication: April 15, 1899
Volume Number: 16
Issue Number: 1
Page: 5
Column(s): 1

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    Newspapers Published in Chesterton, Porter County, Indiana
                Chesterton Tribune
                The Tribune
                Westchester Tribune

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                Porter County Vidette
                Practical Observer
                Valparaiso Practical Observer
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