Lewis Simon Chase

Lewis Simon Chase

Death 11 Jan 1959 (aged 79–80)
Burial Lacona, Oswego County, New York, USA
Plot Sec 6
Memorial ID 18961083 · View Source
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Old Neighbor Dies

Our community was shocked by the passing of Lewis Chase. He was born and always lived in this neighborhood until a couple of years ago when he sold his place and went to make his home with his children. Our sympathy goes to the family

Source: Sandy Creek News, 1959

L.S. Chase's Death Occurs in Sleep

Lewis Simon Chase, 79, a lifelong resident of the area, was
found dead in bed Sunday morning, January 11, 1959 at the home of his son, Kenneth L. Chase, Sandy Creek where he had been visiting since New Year's. He had not complained of feeling ill and apparently died in his sleep. Mr. Chase, a retired farmer, had made his home with his son and daughter-in-law, Mr. and Mrs. Harlow Chase of Lacona, RD2 for the past three years. Besides the two sons, one daughter, Mildred (Mrs. Irving Lustig); of Syracuse survives, with four grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren

Born in Boylston

Born May 23, 1879 in the town of Boylston, Mr Chase was the son of Simon and Lydia Paddock Chase. He attended school in
Boylston He married Miss Hattie Cummings of Boylston on October 20, 1908. She died in January 1952. Mr. Chase for many years operated a farm in the Van Auken district of Boyleston, at one time keeping Brown Swiss cattle there.

He was a former member of the Rising,Sun Grange of Boylston
The funeral was held Tuesday afternoon at the Weston & Woodard funeral home, with the Rev. Bernard Draper pastor of Sandy Creek Wesleyan Methodist church, officiating. Burial will be in Wesleyan Cemetery in the spring. The family requested that flowers be omitted and that donations be made to the Heart Fund

Source: Sandy Creek News, Jan 15, 1959

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Gravesite Details Husband of Hattie M. Chase

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