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 Roszella <I>Hughes</I> Blanchard

Roszella Hughes Blanchard

Shellsburg, Benton County, Iowa, USA
Death 11 Jan 1922 (aged 52)
Fort Madison, Lee County, Iowa, USA
Burial Fort Madison, Lee County, Iowa, USA
Memorial ID 59333974 · View Source
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Well known, West end Lady Dies in Hospital this morning.

Mrs Alonzo Blanchard, 308 Massachusetts Ave., a well known resident of the west end of the city, where she has resided for the past ten years, passed away at the Sacred Heart Hospital this morning at 3:30 o'clock.

She was 51 years of age and was born at Shellsburg, Iowa, coming to this city ten years ago.

Before her marriage she was Miss Razella Hughes, daughter of ?. J. and Mary Huges. Her marriage to Alonzo Blanchard occurred on February 28, 1889. She was a member of the Santa Fe Avenue M.E. church.

Those of the family who survive her are her husband, two daughters, Clara Ethel, Kansas City, MO and Ida Mae, Benton County, Iowa; two brothers, Ed Hughes, Stone City Iowa and Chubb Hughes, Stone City; a sister Effie Hughes in Colorado. A son preceded her in death, passing away in 1893.

Funeral servies will be held from the Santa Fe Avenue, M.E. Church Thursday at 2:30 o'clock the Rev McBlaine officiating. Interment will be made in Oakland cemetery.

Roszella's death and marriage were recorded in the Blanchard Family Bible

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  • Find A Grave Memorial 59333974
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Roszella Hughes Blanchard (9 Mar 1869–11 Jan 1922), Find A Grave Memorial no. 59333974, citing Oakland Cemetery, Fort Madison, Lee County, Iowa, USA ; Maintained by Roberta (contributor 47039656) .