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 Ellen Maria <I>Finn</I> Rolfe

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Ellen Maria Finn Rolfe

Birth
Death 1933 (aged 78–79)
Burial Rigby, Jefferson County, Idaho, USA
Memorial ID 38486867 View Source
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Funeral Today For
Mrs Ellen Rolfe
Funeral services will be held today
at 1 p. m. from the Clark ward
house for Mrs. Ellen M. Rolfe, 80,
pioneer of Clark, who passed away
at the family home Tuesday. Mrs.
Rolfe passed away in her sleep. She
had recently suffered an attack of
flu which left her in a weakened condition.
Ellen Finn Rolfp was born in Salt
Lake City and spent her girlhood
there, marrying Chas. E, Rolfe. The
Rolfe family came to Idaho, fifty
years ago, taking up a homestead
east of Rigby which has been their
home since. Mr. Rolfe passed away
three years ago. Mrs. Rolfe was a
beloved character, and contributed
greatly to the building of a pioneer
community. She was an active Relief
Society worker for many years.
Mrs Rolfe was a nurse for many
years in the Clark vicinity and devoted
considerable time to alleviate
the suffering of neighbors, in her
latter years she devoted considerable
time to genealogy work. Mrs.
Rolfe was named Ellen Maria for
the ship which brought her mother
from England. Her life was interesting
and filled with devotion to her
family and friends.
She is survived by three daughters:
Mrs. Enos Ormond of Clark,
Mrs. Lydia Grover of Emmett and
Mrs. Bertha Purser of Clark, and a
son, David J. Rolfe, of Clark, and
several grandchildren. Mrs. Rolfe
was the mother of 11 children. Interment
will be made in the City
cemetery.
Rigby Star 28 Dec 1933



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