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Agatha Cosby
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Birth: Feb. 21, 1914
Death: Nov. 23, 1942

Burns Prove Fatal
Last Rites at Residence to be held Tomorrow for Miss Agatha Cosby
Rites will be held tomorrow at 2 pm at the residence of Phillip and Lucy Schmidlapp, four miles west of Deputy for Mrs. Schmidlapp's daughter, Agatha Cosby, 28, who died Monday at 10 pm from burns. Burial will be in the Springdale Cemetery in this city.
Miss Cosby, who was an invalid, was fatally burned Monday morning when flames from a fireplace in the family home, ignited her gown. She was home alone at the time and in her excitement, ran outside. Her mother, who was outside, had difficulty in extinguishing the flames with a bucket of water. Surviving besides her mother and step father, one half-brother, Elbert, in the US Army at Rapid City, SD. Miss Cosby had resided in Graham Twp. All of her life.
 
 
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 Parents:
  Otto Cosby (1833 - 1931)
  Lucy Hord Schmidlapp (1893 - 1967)
 
 Sibling:
  Agatha Cosby (1914 - 1942)
  Phillip E Schmidlapp (1919 - 1989)**
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Springdale Cemetery
Madison
Jefferson County
Indiana, USA
 
Created by: Kestryll
Record added: Feb 16, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 48226938
Agatha Cosby
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Agatha Cosby
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Rest In Peace, dear lady.
- Kestryll
 Added: Mar. 9, 2010
 
 
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