|Death: ||May 20, 1938|
The Carnegie Herald, Wed., May 25, 1938
Accidental Discharge Of Gun Is Fatal
Laverne Jontz, 17-year-old son of Mr. and Mrs. Sam Jantz of Alden was accidentally killed Friday at 10 a.m. when a shotgun which he was cleaning was discharged. Dr. Norman Harris who was called said the boy apparently caught the hammer of the gun on the well curbing. He had cleaned a pump which was lying nearby.
Funeral services were held at the Greenfield Mennonite church Sunday at 2 p.m. and burial was made in the cemetery at that place.
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