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Silas Buriah Rees
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Birth: Mar. 12, 1897
Utah, USA
Death: Feb. 23, 1912
Coalville
Summit County
Utah, USA

COALVILLE - Impressive services were held yesterday afternoon at the funeral of Silas B. Rees, the 15-year-old son of Mr. and Mrs. Edmund Rees, who died Friday afternoon from an attack of pneumonia.

The speakers were Elders W.H. Carruth, J.E. Pettit, W.H. Branch and M. W. Taylor. The singing was furnished by the ward choir under the direction of Chorister J.E. Carruth. J.H. Taggert rendered a solo. The casket was covered with beautiful flowers contributed by loving friends of the young man. Thirty teams followed to the cemetery, the funeral being one of the largest ever held in Coalville.
(The Evening Standard, Ogden, UT, Feb. 29, 1912; obit courtesy Jason O'Discoll
 
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 Parents:
  Edmund Rees (1858 - 1947)
  Hannah Chappell Rees (1862 - 1943)
 
 Siblings:
  Joseph Edmund Rees (1883 - 1949)*
  Parley Rees (1892 - 1909)*
  Silas Buriah Rees (1897 - 1912)
  Nellie Leon Rees Crittenden (1901 - 1979)*
  Estell Rees (1905 - 1905)*
  Stella Mae Rees Winters (1905 - 1993)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Coalville Cemetery
Coalville
Summit County
Utah, USA
Plot: B_29_1_7
 
Created by: Collins Crapo
Record added: Feb 02, 2000
Find A Grave Memorial# 74281
Silas Buriah Rees
Added by: Collins Crapo
 
 
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- Angel of Flowers
 Added: Aug. 25, 2016
Rest in Peace, Silas
- Jacquelyn Hoffman Striplin
 Added: Apr. 22, 2016

- R I P
 Added: Aug. 30, 2015
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