St. Joseph County
|Death: ||Jun. 18, 1915|
MRS. P. F. M'CORMICK
HAS PASSED TO THE OTHER SHORE
BURIAL AT GLADWIN MONDAY.
Wealthy Wagar McCormick die at her home at Dowagiac June 18 after long illness, aged 39 years, 2 months and 24 days. She was born at Constantine, Mich., March 25, 1876. She was married to Peter F. McCormick at Wolverine August 6, 1898, when Mr. McCormick was superintendent of schools at that place. Since her marriage she lived two years in Gladwin when Mr. McCormick was superintendent of the city schools, besides frequent visits with Mr. McCormick whose parental home is here.
She has been a member of the Congregational church seven years, having joined with Mr. McCormick at Mancelona. The pastor, Rev. John Lambert of Mancelona, having moved to Dowagiac, also received them into the church there.
The body was brought to Gladwin, arriving on the Monday morning train, and was taken to Highland cemetery for interment. Rev. John Lambert, who accompanied the mourning friends, spoke briefly at the grave, paying tribute to the high character of the deceased. Many sympathizing friends met them at the depot and went with them to the cemetery. The many floral offerings showed the high esteem and love felt for Mrs. McCormick.
She was the mother of four children, three of whom survive her. Gladwin County Record dated 6-24/1915
Floyd Gordon Wagar (1845 - 1927)
Martha Sherck Wagar (1845 - 1904)
Peter F. McCormick (1875 - 1960)*
John Gordon McCormick (1900 - 1901)*
Ura J Wagar Travis (1871 - 1936)*
Magdalene Wagar (1873 - 1897)*
Wealthy Wagar McCormick (1875 - 1915)
Mabel Clare Wagar (1876 - 1899)*
Ethel M. Wagar Shumate (1878 - 1971)*
Beecher Wagar (1886 - 1888)*
Created by: Melanie Tucker
Record added: May 03, 2012
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