|Death: ||Aug. 13, 1916|
The death of Mrs Ella Watkins occurred Sunday morning at 3:15 o’clock at the Home hospital. The cause was a complication of diseases. She was the daughter of Nathan and Elizabeth Westlake, and was born near Stockwell, November 30, 1845. She was married to Elihu Watkins on October 3, 1872. Since his death in 1892 she has resided at the home of her sister, Sarah M. Ostler, 2704 East Main Street, who died November 2, 1915. Mrs Watkins was a member of the Methodist church. She is survived by a brother James L. Westlake, of this city; a half sister, Mrs William Johnson, of Indianapolis; a nephew, Robert and two nieces, Ethel and Dora Ostler, who reside at 2704 East Main Street. The funeral services will be held Tuesday afternoon at 2 o’clock from the residence at 2704 East Main street. Rev Brown will officiate, and interment will be in Wildcat cemetery. (The Lafayette Journal newspaper, Monday, August 14, 1916.
Created by: Thelma Brooks Morgan
Record added: Jan 12, 2004
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Added: Jan. 12, 2004