Guy E. Hockaday

Guy E. Hockaday

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Death 7 Jan 1941 (aged 56)
Burial Decatur, Macon County, Illinois, USA
Plot Section D
Memorial ID 57867267 · View Source
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Herald & Review 1/8/1941

Guy E. Hockaday, HIckory Point township farmer and a life long resident of Macon county,died suddenly Tuesday following a stroke. He was 56 years old. Failing to recover after he suffered the stroke upon arising yesterday morning,Mr. Hockaday died inhis home at 3:30 pm.
Mr. Hockaday, who had farmed at the same site in Hickory Point township since 1905 had been under a doctors care.
He was born on April 28, 1884, the son of James and Martha Ann Hockaday, early residents of Maroa township in Macon county. On Oct. 4, 1904 he was married to Miss Pearl A.Weaver and in the following year they moved to the Hickory Point farm. The farm is situated five miles north of Decatur near route 51.
Mr. Hockaday for many years was a member of the Macon county Farm Bureau and had been active in its direction.
He leaves his wife, two daughters, Mrs. Winona Lowe of Louisville, Ky. and Mrs. Helen Armstrong of Elkhart,Ind., a son, Lawrence of St.Louis, Mo, three sisters,s Mrs. W. A. Wikoff and Mrs.clark Littleton of Decatur and Mrs. Ida Huddleston of Alhambra,Calif., and a granddaughter, Joan Hockaday of St.Louis.
The body is in the Dawson & Wikoff funeral home. Arrangements await the arrival of the daughters and son,who were notified of his stroke yesterday morning but failed to reach here before his death.


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  • Created by: janet donner
  • Added: 29 Aug 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 57867267
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Guy E. Hockaday (28 Apr 1884–7 Jan 1941), Find A Grave Memorial no. 57867267, citing Fairlawn Cemetery, Decatur, Macon County, Illinois, USA ; Maintained by janet donner (contributor 46623112) .