|Birth: ||Aug., 1865|
|Death: ||Dec., 1942|
Monday, December 14, 1942
Mrs. Sarah J. BAIR, former resident of Rochester and Kewanna, passed away Sunday noon at the Reed nursing home in Peru, Ind. Death was attributed to complications following an illness of six weeks. Mrs. Bair had a host of friends throughout Rochester and Fulton county.
Sarah J. [BOCKOVER], daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Francis BOCKOVER, was born near Akron, Ind., on August 10th, 1865. She was united in marriage with John BAIR on February 19th, 1882. The deceased was a member of the Kewanna Methodist church. During her residency in
Rochester Mrs. Bair resided at 1329 South Main street.
The survivors are three daughters, Mrs. V. L. BARKER, of Fulton; Mrs. Hazel GRAY, of Toledo, Ohio, and Mrs. Elmeda WILLIAMS, of Los Angeles, Calif.; two sons, C. E. BAIR, of Logansport and M. C. BAIR, of South Bend; eight grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; a
brother, Fred BOCKOVER, of Logansport, and a sister, Mrs. Delbert SMITH, of Chicago.
Funeral services will be held Tuesday afternoon, two o’clock, at the Kewanna Methodist church with Rev. KIRKPATRICK officiating. The body will lie in state at the Ditmire Funeral home in Fulton up until noon Tuesday and at the Kewanna Methodist church from one to two p.m.
John Urbin M Bair (1856 - 1913)*
Eva May Bair Barker (1883 - 1960)*
Clarence E Bair (1884 - 1950)*
Kewanna Citizens IOOF Cemetery
Created by: Penny Brand Beaman
Record added: Jul 31, 2010
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