Margaret Snyder Crast

Boylston Center, Oswego County, New York, USA
Death 29 Dec 1948 (aged 74)
Watertown, Jefferson County, New York, USA
Burial Lacona, Oswego County, New York, USA
Memorial ID 93199429 · View Source
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Mrs. Eli Crast, Sr, Dies in Hospital

Mrs. Margaret Snyder Crast, 74, for many years a resident of Boylston, died January 29, 1948 to the House of the Good Samaritan, Watertown where she was taken Monday night following an illness which began on Christmas day, although
Her. health had not been good for several years. She was the widow of Eli Crast, Sr. and since his death in 1938, had resided with one of her sons, John Crast of Boylston.

She was born in the town of Boylston June 9, 1874, the daughter of Daniel Amos Snyder and Anna Ridgeway Snyder. Her malrriage to Mr. Crast occurred January 1, 1890 and most of their life together was spent in Boylston where Mr. Crast was a farmer, although they also lived in Lorraine aind Watertown for a short time. Mrs. Crast was a former member of the Rising Sun Grange, Boylston.

Her survivors include four sons, Edwin, Watertown; James, Sandy Creek; John, Watertown and Ivan, Lacona. A daughter, Hazel, and a son, Glenn, are deceased. She also leaves 16 grand children; six great grandchildren and several nephews
and nieces.

Funeral services will be held at 2 p. m. Friday at Weston and Woodard Funeral Parlors, Rev. Herbert Harrison officiating, and burial will be in Wesleyan cemetery.

Source: Sandy Creek News, Dec 30, 1948

SANDY CREEK- Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Friday from Weston and Woodard funeral home, the Rev. Herbert Harrison officiating, for Mrs. Margaret Crast, widow of Eli Crest, who died Wednesday in the House of the Good Samaritan, town. She was born in the of Boylston, a daughter of Daniel A. and Anna Ridgeway Snyder and was married Jan. 1, 1880 to Mr. Crast. Their married life was spent in Baylston where she was a member or Rising Sun Rebkah Lodge. She is survived by four sons, Erwin and John Crast, Watertown; James and Ivan Crast, Sandy Creek; and by 16 grandchildren. Burial will be made in Wesleyan Cemetery

Source: Oswego Palladium Times, Dec 30, 1948

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