|Birth: ||Oct. 3, 1856|
|Death: ||Oct. 1, 1919|
Interment date October 5, 1919
Died at 63Ys, 5Ms, 28Ds
Cause of Death: Cancer of the uterus
Above information courtesy of Kathy Goodman
CARTHAGE EVENING PRESS
OCTOBER 4, 1919
DEATH OF MRS. R. N. CHESTER
Body of Former Carthage Woman Brought Here For Burial
Mrs. M. E. Chester, a former resident of Carthage, who left here about ten years ago, died Wednesday at the home of her daughter, Mrs. Minnie Moon, in Battle Creek, Michigan. The body, accompanied by the daughter, will arrive in Carthage at 9 o'clock tonight.
Funeral services will be conducted from the Knell chapel at 2:30 o'clock tomorrow afternoon.
Mrs. Chester was about 60 years old. She was the widow of Robert M. Chester, a brother of Dr. Chester, formerly a Carthage physician. R. N. Chester died here in 1907 and is buried in Park Cemetery, where Mrs. Chester's body also will be buried.
The family resided on South Forest Street in this city.
Three other daughters besides Mrs. Moon survive. So far as known none of the other daughters, all of whom are married, will be here for the funeral.
Robert N. Chester (1852 - 1907)
Alice Chester Wildman (1887 - 1978)*
Plot: GAR Block 25 Lot 7 Sp 10
Created by: NJBrewer
Record added: May 23, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 70273513
"Death a friend that alone can bring the peace her treasures cannot purchase, and remove the pain her physicians cannot cure." ~Mortimer Collins|
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