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Alice M Foist Rockwell
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Birth: Feb. 25, 1874
Death: Oct. 14, 1955

Published in The Rochester News-Sentinel
Friday, October 14, 1955

Alice M. Rockwell
Alice M. ROCKWELL, 81, died at 6 a.m. today at Woodlawn hospital, where she had been a patient since Oct. 10 from a heart ailment. She had been in failing health since February. The Rockwells owned and operated the Rockwell Landing on the west shore of Lake Manitou for the past 11 years.
She was born at Seymour, Feb. 25, 1874, to David and Martha Ann (SMITH) FOIST. She had been a resident of Lake Manitou and vicinity for over 24 years. On March 18, 1892, she was married sat Seymour to Oscar ROCKWELL. He preceded her in death Aug.10, 1955.
Survivors are two sons, Lawrence [ROCKWELL], at home; Paul ROCKWELL, Rochester; a daughter, Mrs. Addie ROSBERG, Indianapolis; three sisters, Mrs. Irene RICHTER and Mrs. Bertha GELLESPIE, both of Indianapolis, and Mrs. Elgie PITTS, Zionsville; and four grandchildren.
Final rites will be held at 2 p.m. Sunday at the Zimmerman Brothers funeral home with the Rev. George R. CRANE in charge of the services. Burial will be in the I.O.O.F. cemetery. Friends may call at the funeral home after 6 p.m. today.

SOURCE:
Fulton County Indiana Obituaries - 1955
by Jean C. and Wendell C. Tombaugh 
 
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 Parents:
  David Foist (1850 - 1918)
  Martha A Foist (1854 - 1900)
 
 Spouse:
  Oscar Rockwell (1869 - 1955)
 
 Children:
  Lawrence Bernard Rockwell (1893 - 1959)*
  Paul J Rockwell (1906 - 1987)*
 
 Siblings:
  William Henley Foist (1872 - 1929)*
  Alice M Foist Rockwell (1874 - 1955)
  Cora Foist (1876 - 1894)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Rochester IOOF Cemetery
Rochester
Fulton County
Indiana, USA
Plot: Section 15, Row 9
 
Created by: April Gross
Record added: Nov 22, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 44699426
Alice M <i>Foist</i> Rockwell
Added by: April Gross
 
Alice M <i>Foist</i> Rockwell
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