|Birth: ||Mar. 18, 1866|
|Death: ||Jul. 18, 1946|
Fenton.--Lillian Sophronia, daughter of the late Martin V. and Esther Hathaway, was born in Whiteside County, Ill., March 18, 1866; passed away at her home, July 18, 1946; aged 80 y. 4 m.
On Oct. 1, 1886, she was married to Ulysses Grant Fenton, who preceded her in death in 1916. One son (Orville), 2 brothers, and 2 sisters also predeceased her. Surviving are 3 children (Clyde M., Elsie F., and Bessie Dickson), 13 grandchildren, 16 great-grandchildren, one sister (Carrie E. Coleman), and other relatives and friends. A number of years ago she accepted Christ as her Saviour and united with the Mennonite Church.
Funeral services were held at the Pea Ridge, Mo., Mennonite Church, in charge of Ira E. Buckwalter and Nelson Kauffman. Burial was made in the Coleman Cemetery near Philadelphia, Mo.
Gospel Herald - Vol. XXXIX, No . 21
August 20, 1946--Pages 446, 447
Created by: Marilyn
Record added: Dec 19, 2010
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