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Grant Long
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Birth: Nov. 16, 1865
Wabash County
Indiana, USA
Death: Jul. 6, 1947
Wabash
Wabash County
Indiana, USA

OBITUARY - Plain Dealer, Wabash (IN)
Grant W. Long, 81, former policeman of Wabash, died Sunday evening at 8:45 o'clock in his home, 180 Manchester avenue. Mr. Long had been bedfast for two and a half years and suffered a second stroke three weeks ago.

He was born seven miles north of Wabash, Nov. 16, 1865 and farmed until he moved to Wabash 33 years ago. He served on the police force for four years and was employed by the city until his health failed.

He was the son of Samuel and Marjory (Richards) Long and was married April 29, 1888 to Matilda Amber, north of Wabash.

Survivors include the widow; the following children, Kenneth and Robert Long, Wabash, Donald, California, Mrs. Leroy Kramer, Mrs. Walter Hettmansperger and Mrs. Clifford Hipskind, Wabash, Mrs. Carl Elbel and Mrs. Hugh Altman, Peru, Mrs. Hiel Miller and Mrs. Robert Whidden, Roann; a brother, Irvin Long, Wabash; one sister, Mrs. Dan Deardorf, Lafayette; 17 grandchildren and 8 great-grandchildren. One daughter, Mrs. Hoyte Summerland, preceded him in death.

The decedent was a member of the Christian Church and the Rev. Ralston Brock, pastor of the church, will conduct the services which will be held in the Jones Funeral home Wednesday afternoon at 2:30 o'clock. #Burial will be in Falls cemetery. Friends may call at the funeral home.
 
 
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 Parents:
  Samuel Long (1829 - 1896)
  Margery J Richards Long (1838 - 1918)
 
 Spouse:
  Matilda Jane Amber Long (1873 - 1957)*
 
 Children:
  Ethel Long Miller (1889 - 1986)*
  Marie Long Summerland (1891 - 1943)*
  Minnie Ann Long Hipskind (1896 - 1962)*
  Marjorie Long Whidden (1900 - 1971)*
  Permelia June Long Miller (1902 - 1984)*
  Faire Long Siler (1904 - 2006)*
  Mildred E Long Kramer (1907 - 1996)*
  Grace B Long Elbel (1909 - 2004)*
  Kenneth Allen Long (1912 - 2002)*
  Robert Samuel Long (1915 - 2003)*
 
 Siblings:
  Josiah Edward Long (1857 - 1922)*
  Eunice Long Deardorff (1859 - 1956)*
  Alexander Long (1862 - 1940)*
  Samuel Long (1863 - 1927)*
  Grant Long (1865 - 1947)
  Margery Long (1866 - 1867)*
  Schuyler Colfax Long (1868 - 1923)*
  Irvin Long (1873 - 1963)*
  Ezra Long (1877 - 1928)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Falls Memorial Gardens
Wabash
Wabash County
Indiana, USA
Plot: Sec L, lot 121, sp 2
 
Created by: Friends of Falls Cemeter...
Record added: Oct 29, 2009
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