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Martha Woodruff Van Vleck
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Birth: Nov. 12, 1856
Pecatonica
Winnebago County
Illinois, USA
Death: Jun. 7, 1929
Pecatonica
Winnebago County
Illinois, USA

WAS SUDDENLY STRICKEN BY HEART ATTACK

MRS CHARLES M VAN VLECK DIE FRIDAY AFTERNOON--FUNERAL HELD MONDAY

Mrs Charles M Van Vleck, 72 years old, passed away very suddenly at her home on East Sixth Street last Friday afternoon at 3 o'clock, her death being due to a heart attack.

Martha Woodruff was born in Pecatonica November 12, 1856 and had spent her entire life here. She was united in marriage to Charles M Van Vleck at Clinton, Wisconsin, September 18, 1874.

Besides her husband, she is survived by eight children; Mrs Lulu Romelfanger, Kensal, ND; Mrs Pearl McLaren, Frederick, SD; Mrs Jessie Weber of Rockford; Leonard Van Vleck of Ottumwa, Iowa; Dwight Van Vleck of Des Plaines, IL; and Mrs Rose Johnson, Mrs Ruth Swift and Richard Van Vleck of Pecatonica, together with 35 grandchildren and 12 great-grandchildren.

Funeral services were held on Monday afternoon at 2:30 o'clock at the Methodist Episcopal church, the Rev. L.J. Weinert officiating and interment was made in the village cemetery.

THE PECATONICA NEWS
Friday 14 June 1929, p1 
 
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 Parents:
  Henry B. Woodruff (1825 - 1896)
  Ruth A Palmer Woodruff (1827 - 1907)
 
 Spouse:
  Charles Myron Van Vleck (1855 - 1936)
 
 Children:
  Lula Helena Van Vleck Romelfanger (1876 - 1959)*
  Richard H Van Vleck (1889 - 1967)*
 
 Sibling:
  Martha Woodruff Van Vleck (1856 - 1929)
  Mary E Woodruff Van Vleck (1859 - 1905)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
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Burial:
Pecatonica Cemetery
Pecatonica
Winnebago County
Illinois, USA
GPS (lat/lon): 42.3064, -89.3772
 
Created by: BJ Brewer
Record added: Apr 10, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 108285694
Martha <i>Woodruff</i> Van Vleck
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