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Emma DeHart Sellers Rock
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Birth: May 12, 1861
Death: Apr. 30, 1915

OBIT: Death came very suddenly to Mrs. Emma Rock at her home, 107 Washington Street at 5:30 o'clock in the morning. She retired apparently in the best of health last night and this morning while preparing breakfast for her son, she fell to the floor of the kitchen of her home and died in a few minutes. Her death is attributed to heart trouble. Coroner Earl Van Reed viewed the remains. The body was prepared for burial at the Soller-Harrington parlors. Mrs. Rock was the widow of the late Amos Rock and was born in Richmond, Indiana, May 12, 1861. She had been a resident of Lafayette for many years and was a estimable woman. She was a member of the Christian church, was a devoted mother and a kind neighbor. She is survived by the following children: Robert, Frank, Charles, Orville, Harry, Jessie, Merrell and Mrs. Paul Chitzke[sp] [Klutzke]. She also leaves one brother Elmer Sellers. The body was removed to the family residence this afternoon and the funeral will be held from the home at 2:30 o'clock Sunday afternoon. Rev George W Watson pastor of the First Christian church will officiate, with interment in the Springvale cemetery. 
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  John Haney Sellers (1836 - 1907)
  Mary M Long Sellers (____ - 1880)
  William Amos Rock (1853 - 1911)
  Robert R Rock (1880 - 1928)*
  Earl Escort Rock (1882 - 1963)*
  Frank Aaron Rock (1883 - 1952)*
  Orville Haney Rock (1884 - 1929)*
  Charles A Rock (1888 - 1925)*
  Herbert Amos Rock (1889 - 1914)*
  Mary Margaret Rock Klutzke (1891 - 1973)*
  George Merrill Rock (1892 - 1895)*
  Merrill Elmer Rock (1894 - 1950)*
  Harry Amos Rock (1897 - 1918)*
  Jessie May Rock Gonzales (1898 - 1971)*
  Emma DeHart Sellers Rock (1861 - 1915)
  Elmer Elsworth Sellers (1863 - 1936)*
  Ezra Milton Sellers (1886 - 1944)**
*Calculated relationship
Emma Sellers
May 12 1861
Apr 30 1915
Note: Age 53; Soller-Harrington Funeral Home, Lafayette, IN;
Spring Vale Cemetery
Tippecanoe County
Indiana, USA
Plot: Sec 29 Lot 123
Created by: familyroots04
Record added: Jan 29, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 24233654
Emma DeHart <i>Sellers</i> Rock
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Emma DeHart <i>Sellers</i> Rock
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Emma DeHart <i>Sellers</i> Rock
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- Neil B (John 3:16)
 Added: Apr. 14, 2010
I am your Great Great Granddaughter. Wish we could have met.
- familyroots04
 Added: Jan. 29, 2008

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