Nov. 13, 1880 Trenton Clinton County Illinois, USA
Aug., 1942 Cook County Illinois, USA
CONDUCT SERVICES for JOHN GRASHER
Services were conducted for John G. Grasher, United Spanish War Veteran, at Sennes Funeral Home last Wednesday. He was buried at Oakridge with full military honors by the Oak Park Post No. 80 U.S.W.V.
Mr. Grasher was 61 years old and had lived in Maywood since 1910. He saw service in the Philippine Islands during the Spanish American War and the Philippine Insurrection. He had been in ill health for many years. He was a past commander and adjutant of the now disbanded Harry Barker Post U.S.W.V. of Maywood and Melrose Park.
Surviving him are his widow, Edna, his sons John and James, a daughter, Evelyn, and three grandchildren.
From The Proviso Township Herald, Thursday, August 27, 1942, page 31