|Birth: ||Oct. 5, 1855|
|Death: ||Dec. 19, 1943|
Astoria Argus Searchlight, Astoria, Illinois, Dec. 17, 1943
Aged Astoria Woman Dies
Mrs. Samuel Bergquist Passed Away at Home of Daughter in Peoria
Mrs. Vernelia Bergquist died Friday at the home of her daughter, Mrs. Jennie Cleer in Peoria. Death was due to heart ailment. She was aged 85 years, 2 months and 12 days.
Mrs. Bergquist, the daughter of David and Elizabeth Trotter, was born Oct. 5, 1855 in Havana. She was united in marriage to Samuel Bergquist, March 6, 1878 at Havana. He passed away March 19, 1926.
Mrs. Bergquist is survived by the following children: Mrs. Jennie Cleer of Peoria, David Bergquist, Adair, Mrs. Estella Thomas, Astoria, and Mrs. Dorothy Ring, Havana.
Funeral services were held Monday afternoon at 2 o'clock at the Christian church, Astoria, conducted by Rev. E. E. Catlin, the pastor. Burial in Astoria cemetery.
David Trotter (1830 - 1899)
Samuel August Bergquist (1845 - 1926)*
Minnie Ann Bergquist Weber (1887 - 1907)*
Frederick Nicholas Bergquist (1889 - 1904)*
Harry Bergquist (1898 - 1900)*
Dorothy Mabel Bergquist Ring (1901 - 1999)*
Sidney Trotter (1853 - 1942)*
Vernelia Trotter Bergquist (1855 - 1943)
Janette Trotter Ryan (1869 - 1929)*
Lizzie Trotter Cleer (1875 - 1911)*
Created by: Pamela Duprest
Record added: Nov 29, 2011
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