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Mary H. Venn Obituary



Mrs. Venn Dead

Passed Away Last evening at Her Home at Seventh Avenue West.

Suddenly stricken with paralysis and since a helpless invalid for several months.  Mrs. Harry Venn, one of the pioneers of Hutchinson, passed away last night about nine o’clock, at the age of 58 years, at her home 15 Seventh avenue west.

The diseased was one of the oldest citizens of Hutchinson and was highly respected and loved by her many friends and acquaintances.  She was a native of London, England, and came to Hutchinson with her husband nearly a quarter of a century ago.  Last September she received a stroke of paralysis and had been helpless ever since until death came to her relief.  Besides her husband one daughter, Mrs. J. A. St. Clair, of Seventh west, survives her.  The funeral will be held tomorrow afternoon at 3 o’clock from the Presbyterian church.


Hutchinson Daily News
Hutchinson, Reno County, Kansas
Tuesday, April 11, 1899
page – 5 *** column – 3


Submitted by
Rose Stout on December 28, 2006.

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