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Della Jane George Hollis
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Birth: Feb. 9, 1856
Blair County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Jan. 21, 1933
Blairsville
Indiana County
Pennsylvania, USA

Della was the wife of Benjamin Richard Hollis 1852-1926 (married in 1882)

She was the daughter of Rueben George and Martha Makin(s)

Della died age 76y 11m 12d

Partial obit:


Mrs. Della G. Hollis of Blairsville Passes Away.....

[middle section missing]

Mrs. M.R. Rager, of Burrell township; Mrs. H.E. Repine, of Saginaw, Mich.; Mrs. H.L. Reed, Blairsville, and Miss Charlotte Hollis, at home; two brothers: Jesse D. George of Homer City, and Blair George of Buffalo, N.Y., a sister, Mrs. Ada G. Allen, of Connellsville and sixteen grandchildren. Funeral services will be held in her late home at 2:30 p.m. tomorrow in charge of the Rev. W. Jewart Miller, minister of the First Methodist Episcopal church of Blairsville, with interment in the Blairsville cemetery.

Indiana Evening Gazette

Indiana, Pennsylvania

Monday, January 23, 1933

(obits , courtesy of Kathryn Doyle)

The Indiana Progress, Jan 25, 1933, page 5

Mrs Della G Hollis
Funeral Services were conducted on Tuesday at her late residence, followed by interment in the Blairsville Cemetery, for Mrs Della G. Hollis, aged 77 years, who died on Saturday at her home in Blairsville from complications, following a stroke of paralysis sustained several weeks ago.
The deceased, who was a long-time resident of Blairsville, was the widow of Benjamin Hollis, who died in 1926. She leaves these six sons and four daughters: Silas Hollis, of Indiana; James Hollis of Cleveland, O; John Hollis of Sharpsburg; Reuben Hollis of Morgantown, W. Va; Dorsey D Hollis and Mrs H.E Repine, of Saginaw, Mich; Mrs M.R. Rager, of Burrell Township: Mrs H. L. Reed, of Blairsville; Benjamin R. Hollis and Miss Charlotte Hollis, residing at home. She also leaves 16 grandchildren, a sister, Mrs Ada G. Allen, of Connellsville, and two brothers, Jesse D. George, of Homer City, and Blair George, of Buffalo, N.Y. The deceased was a long-time member of the Blairsville M.E. Church and her pastor, Rev W. J. Miller, conducted the funeral services. 
 
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 Parents:
  Reuben D George (1835 - 1910)
  Martha Makin George (1835 - 1893)
 
 Spouse:
  Benjamin Richard Hollis (1852 - 1926)*
 
 Children:
  Catherine C Hollis Rager (1880 - 1942)*
  Rueben George Hollis (1883 - 1940)*
  Benjamin Richard Hollis (1885 - 1957)*
  Dorsey Delp Hollis (1886 - 1939)*
  Martha Pearl Hollis Reed (1890 - 1959)*
  Blair William Hollis (1892 - 1900)*
  Ada Gertrude Hollis Repine (1894 - 1984)*
  Charlotte Ellen Hollis (1897 - 1946)*
 
 Siblings:
  Della Jane George Hollis (1856 - 1933)
  Ada Gertrude George Allen (1861 - 1944)*
  Charles Kinter George (1870 - 1932)*
  Jesse Delp George (1873 - 1950)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Blairsville Cemetery
Blairsville
Indiana County
Pennsylvania, USA
 
Created by: Joan of VA
Record added: Jul 21, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 28433136
Della Jane <i>George</i> Hollis
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- Karen
 Added: Jan. 15, 2009
In Remembrance
- Joan of VA
 Added: Jul. 21, 2008
 
 
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