|Birth: ||Apr. 11, 1856|
|Death: ||Nov. 8, 1915|
Mille Lacs County
Pictures are of the family tombstone in Wyoming Cemetery, Wyoming, Jones County, Iowa
Funeral services of the late Mrs. Alma J. House, brief mention of whose death was made in the last issue of the Union, were conducted at the Princeton M. E. church last Saturday afternoon, and were largely attended.
Rev. E. B. Service delivered the funeral sermon, and the Methodist quartet sang several beautiful selections. Interment was in Oak Knoll cemetery.
Deceased, whose maiden name was Alma Jane Elwood, was born in
Maquoketa, Iowa, April 16, 1856. She was united in marriage to
Frank House on November 15, 1878, and eight children blessed the union, two of whom died in infancy. The surviving children are: Herbert, Earl and Harry of Princeton, Elwood of
Elmdale, Montana, Mrs. C. A. Johnson, of Osage, Iowa, and Mrs. R.A. Worthington of Granite City, Missouri. All were present at the funeral services except Elwood and Harry. Six brothers and one sister also survive. The sister, Mrs. Geo. Locker of
Collville, Washington, was here when the end came.
Mrs. House was a good Christian woman and had been affiliated with the Methodist church since girlhood. Her kindly disposition won her the esteem of all who formed her
Oak Knoll Cemetery
Maintained by: Rick Elwood
Originally Created by: ProgBase
Record added: Oct 03, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 77542694