|Birth: ||Jun. 3, 1841|
New York, USA
|Death: ||Apr. 4, 1897|
Dayton, Washington Chronicle newspaper
Saturday, April 10, 1897
DEATH OF MRS. JOHN BERRY.
Passes Away After a Lingering Illness of Many Months.
Mrs. Georgia Woodworth Berry, wife of Mr. John Berry, passed from this life at her home in this city on Sunday evening, April 4th, at the age of 56 years, 10 months and one day. Mrs. Berry had been bedfast for six months past and had been ill for over two years. Her ailment was tuberculosis, in the last stage of consumption.
Mrs. Berry was born in Rushford, New York, June 3, 1841. Moved from there to Minnesota and was married in St. Paul, Minn., to John Berry on September 12, 1858. They moved to Salem, Oregon, in 1865 and from there to Walla Walla in 1876. After a four years residence in Walla Walla they came to Dayton in April 1880, where they have resided ever since. She was the mother of seven children, four of whom are living, together with her husband who has been bookkeeper for Schwabacher & Broughton for a number of years. The children living are: Mrs. Ora B. Weatherford of Douglas, Or.; Dr. J. C. Berry of Colfax, Wash.; James W. Berry and Mrs. S. E. Frary of this city. The deceased was a member of three secret organizations in this city, the Eastern Star, Rathbone Sisters, and Degree of Honor. She was also a member of the Baptist church.
The funeral services were held at the residence in Brooklyn on Tuesday morning at 11 o'clock, under the auspices of the Eastern Star, Eld. J. E. Horn, pastor of the first Baptist church, preaching the funeral sermon, after which the remains were followed to their last resting place in the Dayton cemetary by a large consource of citizens of this city. The CHRONICLE, together with a host of friends extend heartfelt sympathies to the bereaved husband and family in the loss of wife and mother.
Luther Woodworth (1799 - 1881)
Lucy Wheeler Woodworth (1802 - 1880)
John Berry (1834 - 1909)
Ora Berry Weatherford (1859 - 1940)*
John Clinton Berry (1861 - 1909)*
James W. Berry (1864 - 1911)*
Georgia Berry Frary (1870 - 1940)*
Dayton City Cemetery
Plot: BLK A, LOT 76, SEC 12
Maintained by: Tom C.
Originally Created by: Washington State Cemeter...
Record added: Jun 04, 2009
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