|Birth: ||Jul. 8, 1857|
|Death: ||Nov. 12, 1934|
Services are Held for Clark Pioneer
WILLOW LAKE, Nov. 15 – (Special) Funeral services were held here yesterday for George Gavin, Clark county pioneer who died at the home of his daughter, Mrs. Katie Bergstresser, Monday.
Mr. Gavin was born Fayette, Wis. in 1857. He came to Clark county and filed on land in the fall of 1882. The following year he moved his family to the homestead three miles south of Willow Lake. For several years he engaged in farming and the sale of land. He moved to town in 1924.
Mrs. Gavin preceded her husband in death more than a year ago. Surviving are three children; Mrs. Katie Bergstresser of Willow Lake; James Gavin of Vienna and Mrs. Wendell Erbes of Rochester, Minn.
Funeral service were conducted at the St. Mary’s Catholic church with the Rev. Father Coyne officiating.
The Daily Plainsman (Huron, South Dakota) Thursday, November 15, 1934.
Mary Byrne Gavin (1859 - 1933)
Katherine Loretta Gavin Bergstresser (1884 - 1946)*
William Gavin (1889 - 1891)*
James Francis Gavin (1891 - 1951)*
Rose Gavin Erbes (1892 - 1986)*
Saint James Catholic Cemetery
South Dakota, USA
Plot: sec 14 lot 17 gr 6
Maintained by: Thomas Erbes
Originally Created by: mjshistory
Record added: Sep 04, 2013
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