|Birth: ||Jul. 4, 1877|
West Virginia, USA
|Death: ||Feb. 9, 1945|
Elmer Elliington Hines, son of George L. and Hester Hines, was born in Hillsdale, West Virginia on July 4, 1877 and passed away at the Onaga Hospital on February 9, 1945.
He came to Kansas with his parents when a small boy and settled on a farm near Wathena, Kansas, later moving to Onaga. He attended school here, and then entered railroad construction work, after which he opened a real estate office in Onaga.
He was united in marriage to Nora Ingalsbe on September 18, 1915. In 1927 they moved to Topeka where Mr. Hines continued in the real estate business until 1943 when his health failed and he closed his office and returned to Onaga.
He is survived by his wife; one brother, Garde L. Hines of Kansas City, Missouri; and five sisters: Mrs. Una Smith, Frankfort; Mrs. Ina Guffy, Onaga; Mrs. Ona Schuler, S. Fork, Missouri; Mrs. Flora Magill Los Angeles, California; and Mrs. May Carl, Chilcoot, California.
Funeral services were held on Sunday afternoon at the Tessendorf Chapel in Onaga, conducted by Rev. Kenneth Bowen. Kenneth Bureman sang two solos, "O Love That Will Not Let Me Go" and "Beautiful Garden of Prayer".
Burial was in the Onaga Cemetery.
Elmer's birth record lists Swope's Knob, Monroe County, West Virginia as his birthplace.
George Lee Hines (1854 - 1936)
Hester Jane Mohler Hines (1858 - 1928)
Elnora Ingalsbe Hines (1887 - 1977)*
William C. Hines (1876 - 1902)*
Elmer Ellington Hines (1877 - 1945)
Una Anne Hines Smith (1878 - 1957)*
Ina Leah Hines Guffy (1880 - 1956)*
Garde James Hines (1881 - 1965)*
Ona Rachel Hines Schuler (1883 - 1959)*
Mae M. Hines Carl (1885 - 1962)*
Flora Hester Hines Magill (1886 - 1966)*
Plot: Block 4, Lot 19, Grave 5
Created by: Matthew Broyles
Record added: Oct 26, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 60648175