Oscar Albert “Bert” Henshaw

Nebraska, USA
Death 5 Jun 1942 (aged 65)
Spokane, Spokane County, Washington, USA
Burial Ritzville, Adams County, Washington, USA
Plot 5.6.2
Memorial ID 73783183 · View Source
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Ritzville Journal-Times, Thursday, June 11, 1942, issue

Hold Last Rites For O. Henshaw
Funeral services were held on Monday afternoon from the Haight chapel for Oscar A.
"Bert" Henshaw, 65, pioneer of the Benge area, who died last Friday at a Spokane hospital.
The Rev. Richard Decker, officiated. Burial was in the Ritzville cemetery beside his wife, who preceded him in death on Sept. 14, 1926.
Mr. Henshaw homesteaded near Benge in 1912 and lived there until about three years ago, when he moved to Spokane. He was born June 12, 1876, at Scotia, Neb.
He is survived by five daughters, Mrs. Ada Gossett, Calgary, Alta.; Mrs. Otto Hughes, Pullman; Mrs. Edd Gaston, Pullman; Mrs. Margaret Griffith, Spokane; and Mrs. Chester Sitton, Washtucna; and one son, John, of Lebanon, Ore

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  • Find A Grave Memorial 73783183
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Oscar Albert “Bert” Henshaw (12 Jun 1876–5 Jun 1942), Find A Grave Memorial no. 73783183, citing Ritzville Memorial Cemetery, Ritzville, Adams County, Washington, USA ; Maintained by Paulette (contributor 47137857) .