|Birth: ||May 20, 1858|
|Death: ||Apr. 14, 1908|
Mrs. Grant Hoover Dies At Hospital Expires after illness of Four Weeks with Kidney Trouble Native of Keystone State and came to this county in 1865 Married in Lancaster Twp 17 years ago- Family has lived in Freeport for 13 years.
Mrs. Julia E. Hoover, wife of Grant E. Hoover, of this city, died at Globe Hospital at 5 o'clock this morning, after an illness of four weeks, three weeks of which she spent at the hospital. Kidney trouble is given as the cause of her death.
Mrs. Julia Hoover, nee Yarger, was a native of Centre County, Pennsylvania, being born there May 20, 1857. She came to Illinois in 1865 and came to a farm in Lancaster township. Here she was married to Grant E. Hoover about 17 yrs of ago. Four years later, the couple moved to Freeport and have made their home in this city since that time.
Mrs. Hoover is survived by her husband and three children Nora, Bessie, and Lloyd, all of whom live at home. There are also nine brothers and sisters as follows: Mrs. Mary C. Hathaway of California; Mrs. H. J. Askey of Rock Grove; James L. Yarger of this city; F. R. Yarger, of Kansas; Thomas M. Yarger, of Iowa; W. C. Yarger, of Dakota; Mrs. F. J. Barrymore, of Rock Grove; H.M. Yarger, of Alfolkey; and Mrs. Laura J. Miller who lives north of this city. The Funeral will be held from the family residence, 75 Schaeffer Avenue, West Freeport, Thursday afternoon at 1 o'clock. Rev. H. M. Markley will officiate and interment will be at the city cemetery.
*Mrs. F. J. Barrymore should read Mrs. F.(Fred) G. (Glen) Barmore.
Christian Yarger (1820 - 1898)
Sarah Jane A. McManigal Yarger (1821 - 1894)
Grant E Hoover (____ - 1944)*
Mary Catharine Yarger Hathaway (1845 - 1915)*
Harriet Jane Yarger Askey (1846 - 1911)*
James L. Yarger (1848 - 1910)*
Franklin Reed Yarger (1849 - 1933)*
Thomas Milford Yarger (1851 - 1931)*
Ella Sarah Yarger Barmore (1852 - 1927)*
William Coats Yarger (1855 - 1926)*
Iola Narcissa Yarger (1856 - 1860)*
Juliett Lucretia Yarger Hoover (1858 - 1908)
Hiram Mudge Yarger (1861 - 1929)*
Laura Jeanette Yarger Miller (1863 - 1941)*
Freeport City Cemetery
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Record added: Feb 24, 2011
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