|Birth: ||Nov. 12, 1856|
|Death: ||Feb. 17, 1949|
Mrs. Castella Akin Dies; Funeral to Be Sunday
Mrs. Castella Akin, 92 years old, died Thursday evening at the home of her son Elbert Akin in Independence.
Mrs. Akin was born in Redding, Ia., and was a resident of Hopkins for 60 years until two years ago when she went to live with her son. Her husband, John Akin, died in May 1948. Mr. and Mrs. Akin were charter members of the Order of Eastern Star at Hopkins. She was also a member of the Presbyterian church.
Survivors include the son, with whom she made her home, and a daughter, Mrs. Lora Myrl Jones, Wilkes-Barre, Pa.
Funeral services will be conducted at 2 o'clock Sunday afternoon at the Swanson funeral home, Hopkins. The Rev. Norman J. Lewsi will officiate.
The O.E.S. will have charge of the graveside services. Burial will be in the Hopkins cemetery.
Isaac Clayburg (1823 - 1897)
Keziah Wells Clayburg (1824 - 1893)
John Armstrong Akin (1861 - 1948)
Elbert Le Roy Akin (1892 - 1972)*
James W. Clayburg (1853 - 1931)*
Castilla Clayburg Akin (1856 - 1949)
Albert Clark Clayburg (1861 - 1945)*
Created by: Tracy Turner
Record added: Nov 29, 2010
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