Apr. 2, 1871 Millersburg Dauphin County Pennsylvania, USA
Jul. 29, 1954 Hutchinson Reno County Kansas, USA
Published 30 July 1954 Little River Monitor
PASSES AT 83
Pneumonia Blamed For Death Of Mrs. Rhoda Crandall
A resident of Little River since 1878, Mrs. Rhoda Crandall died in the St. Elizabeth's hospital in Hutchinson at 4:45 yesterday at the age of 83 years.
Mrs. Crandall, suffering from pneumonia, had been seriously ill since early this week.
Funeral services will be conducted by Rev. A. M. Loy and Rev. Percy Perry in the Methodist church in Little River at 9:30 a.m. tomorrow. Interment will be in the Bean cemetery in Little River.
Surviving are three daughters, Mrs. August Wahl of Kanorado, Mrs. Orville Smith of Lyons and Mrs. Clara Guthrie of Little River; three sons, Paul and Fred Crandall, both o Little River and Herbert Crandall of Emporia; one brother, Will Jordan of Little River; 16 grandchildren and 17 great-grandchildren.
Mrs. Crandall was born in Millersburg, Pennsylvania, April 2, 1871, and as a girl moved to Little River where she made her home. She was married to A. A. Crandall in 1887 and was a member of the Methodist church.
Reprinted with permission, The Monitor-Journal, 248 Main Street, Little River, KS, 67457. Provided by Young Historical Library, 201 Main Street, P.O. Box 126, Little River, Kansas 67457.