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 Mary Ellen <I>Hunt</I> Fritz

Mary Ellen Hunt Fritz

Ohio, USA
Death 14 Feb 1925 (aged 84)
Iowa, USA
Burial Earlham, Madison County, Iowa, USA
Memorial ID 87444280 · View Source
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"Good Mother Passes Away

"Another Pioneer Answers Summons of the Death Angel

"Mary Ellen Hunt was born in Kingston, Ohio, September 21, 1840, and died February 14, 1925, at the home of her son, Wm., near Dexter, being aged 84 years, five months and 23 days. She came to Iowa at the age of fifteen years with her parents and resided for a time at Blakesburg, Iowa, here growing to womanhood. On December 23, 1860, she was united in marriage to Christian Fritz, and to this union seven children were born, two daughters and five sons. The husband, two daughters and two sons have preceded her to the great beyond. Three sons, W. B. of Dexter, F. L. of Earlham, and J. F. of Van Meter, eleven grandchildren and five great-grandchildren remain to mourn her departure. She was converted in early life and remained a faithful member of the Methodist Church until her death. She was a devoted mother, always..."

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  • Maintained by: Christopher Fritz
  • Originally Created by: shirleyw55
  • Added: 27 Mar 2012
  • Find A Grave Memorial 87444280
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Mary Ellen Hunt Fritz (18 Sep 1840–14 Feb 1925), Find A Grave Memorial no. 87444280, citing Earlham Cemetery, Earlham, Madison County, Iowa, USA ; Maintained by Christopher Fritz (contributor 47692565) .