Monday, November 26. 1956
Huntington, Indiana Herald Press
Mrs. Bertha May Roush, 81, died at 8 p.m. Sunday at her home, Montpelier route two. She had been in failing health four years, ill a year, and critical the last two weeks.
Mrs. Roush was born March 15, 1875, in Delaware county to George Milton and Francis Joseph Friar. She was married November 8, 1899, in Jackson township, Wells county, to Cary 0. Roush, who survives.
Other survivors are two daughters, Mrs. Helen Schoeff, Bluffton route one, and Mrs. Ruth Deeter, Marion; a son, Alton Roush, Montpelier route two; a foster son, Virgil Jones, Warren; 16 grand children; nine great-grandchildren; and two sisters, Mrs. George Cecil, Parker, and Mrs. Ida Hare, Warren.
A son died In Infancy.
Mrs. Roush. was a member of the McNatts, Methodist church in Wells county. She lived In Wells county since her marriage.
Friends may call after 7 p.m. Monday at the H. Brown and Son funeral home, Warren.
Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Wednesday at the McNatt Methodist church with the Rev. Homer Studebaker of Ossian and the Rev. Frank Kent, pastor of the McNatts Methodist church officiating. Burial will be in Woodlawn cemetery, Warren.
Funeral Services Held For Mrs. Bertha Roush
Funeral services for Mrs. Bertha May Roush were conducted at 2 p.m. Wednesday at the McNatt
Methodist church In Wells county, the Rev. Homer Studebaker officiating, assisted by the Rev. Frank Kent. Carlin Schoeff sang, accompanied by Mrs. Bernice Baker.
Pallbearers were William Myers, Howard Hare, Victor Friar, Leslie Ely, Joe Bodkin and Joe Aerowood.
Burial was in Woodlawn cemetery.
George Milton Friar (1840 - 1919)
Frances Caroline Joseph Friar (1839 - 1913)
Cary Roush (1868 - 1966)
Infant Son Roush (1905 - 1905)*
Helen F. Roush Schoeff (1913 - 2005)*
Bertha Friar Roush (1875 - 1956)
Charley Milton Friar (1878 - 1942)*
Harvey P. Friar (1880 - 1954)*
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