|Birth: ||Nov. 12, 1856|
|Death: ||Jun. 7, 1929|
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
Henry B. Woodruff (1825 - 1896)
Ruth A Palmer Woodruff (1827 - 1907)
Charles Myron Van Vleck (1855 - 1936)
Lula Helena Van Vleck Romelfanger (1876 - 1959)*
Richard H Van Vleck (1889 - 1967)*
Martha Woodruff Van Vleck (1856 - 1929)
Mary E Woodruff Van Vleck (1859 - 1905)*
GPS (lat/lon): 42.3064, -89.3772
Created by: BJ Brewer
Record added: Apr 10, 2013
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